Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Waterfall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Waterfall over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 70 79
Rank change year-on-year +16 +9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 39 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 4.51% 1.86% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.22% 2.09% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 13
Lancashire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - -22.73%
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.23%

Waterfall is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 747 718 889
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 86.36% 89.08% 87.59%
Number of salaries quoted 648 600 748
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £50,550
North West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Waterfall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Lancashire

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Waterfall in Lancashire.

Salary trend for Waterfall in Lancashire

Waterfall
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +13 34 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Blackpool - 1 £42,500 -
Waterfall
North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT jobs citing Waterfall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (82.05%) ERP
3 31 (79.49%) IBM
3 31 (79.49%) ITIL
3 31 (79.49%) RPG
3 31 (79.49%) SQL
3 31 (79.49%) DB2
3 31 (79.49%) AS400
3 31 (79.49%) iSeries
3 31 (79.49%) Unit Testing
3 31 (79.49%) SDLC
4 19 (48.72%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.26%) HTML
5 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) CSS
6 3 (7.69%) Photoshop
6 3 (7.69%) Adobe
6 3 (7.69%) SEO
6 3 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (7.69%) HTML5
6 3 (7.69%) CSS3
6 3 (7.69%) Web Development
6 3 (7.69%) jQuery
6 3 (7.69%) Web Analytics
6 3 (7.69%) JSON
6 3 (7.69%) User Experience
6 3 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 3 (7.69%) Front End Development

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (79.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Programmer
1 19 (48.72%) RPG Programmer
1 19 (48.72%) Senior Programmer
1 19 (48.72%) Senior RPG Programmer
2 14 (35.90%) Analyst
3 12 (30.77%) Applications Support
3 12 (30.77%) Applications Support Analyst
3 12 (30.77%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Designer
4 3 (7.69%) Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (7.69%) Front End Web Designer
4 3 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (7.69%) Web Designer
4 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Test Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Test Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) CSS
1 4 (10.26%) HTML
2 3 (7.69%) CSS3
2 3 (7.69%) HTML5
2 3 (7.69%) jQuery
2 3 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (79.49%) AS400
1 31 (79.49%) iSeries
2 19 (48.72%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (82.05%) ERP
3 31 (79.49%) ITIL
3 31 (79.49%) SDLC
3 31 (79.49%) Unit Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
5 3 (7.69%) Analytics
5 3 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 3 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 3 (7.69%) SEO
5 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 3 (7.69%) Web Analytics
5 3 (7.69%) Web Development
6 2 (5.13%) Functional Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.13%) V-Model
7 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.56%) Requirements Management
7 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) RPG
1 31 (79.49%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) IBM
2 3 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (2.56%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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