The first table below looks at the demand for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 144 178 186
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +8
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2261 1707 1751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.93% 1.57% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 1.99% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1854 1500 1475
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94098 85653 91358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.75% 77.41%
Number of salaries quoted 75770 70033 77761
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Waterfall within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Waterfall
Salary Trend

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

Waterfall Salary Trend in the UK

Waterfall
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Waterfall over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 within the UK.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in the UK

Waterfall
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 2128 £50,000 +4.71% 224
London -15 850 £60,000 +9.09% 92
South East +62 547 £50,000 +8.39% 51
City of London -5 239 £57,500 +2.67% 27
Surrey +43 179 £50,500 +8.60% 21
East of England +23 177 £50,000 +5.26% 9
South West +65 146 £50,000 +20.48% 18
Yorkshire -26 116 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Berkshire +45 114 £50,000 - 8
East Midlands +50 101 £44,000 +23.94% 15
North West +1 98 £43,500 +16.00% 15
West Midlands +29 96 £42,500 -15.00% 9
West Yorkshire -3 95 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Bristol +70 89 £53,500 +52.85% 5
Buckinghamshire +24 75 £49,500 +8.64% 7
Scotland +36 72 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Milton Keynes +37 67 £49,500 +16.47% 3
Leeds -27 65 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Bedfordshire +25 51 £45,000 -44.44% 2
Hertfordshire +3 51 £62,500 +31.57% 2
Hampshire -1 48 £45,000 - 5
Manchester -33 46 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Nottinghamshire +30 45 £52,454 +2.34% 10
Woking +30 42 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Birmingham +24 41 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Oxfordshire +21 41 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Cheshire +15 41 £55,000 +25.00% 2
Nottingham +31 40 £52,454 +13.41% 9
East Sussex -17 39 £40,000 - 2
Wales +7 38 £37,925 +8.35% 2

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall.

1 1420 (32.29%) Finance
2 1389 (31.59%) Project Management
3 1110 (25.24%) Scrum
4 1064 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
5 898 (20.42%) PRINCE2
6 891 (20.26%) .NET
7 846 (19.24%) SQL
8 789 (17.94%) Degree
9 787 (17.90%) Java
10 781 (17.76%) C#
11 706 (16.06%) Business Analysis
12 682 (15.51%) Microsoft
13 593 (13.49%) HTML
14 566 (12.87%) SQL Server
15 515 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
16 512 (11.64%) QA
17 495 (11.26%) UML
18 486 (11.05%) MS Excel
19 485 (11.03%) E-Commerce
20 482 (10.96%) JavaScript
21 469 (10.67%) Oracle
22 458 (10.42%) CSS
23 456 (10.37%) Banking
24 426 (9.69%) XML
25 391 (8.89%) ISEB
26 381 (8.66%) Windows
27 374 (8.51%) Retail
28 372 (8.46%) ASP.NET
29 351 (7.98%) User Acceptance Testing
30 341 (7.76%) CRM

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 277 (6.30%) SharePoint
2 152 (3.46%) CMS
3 85 (1.93%) Drupal
4 65 (1.48%) Apache
5 63 (1.43%) WebSphere
6 50 (1.14%) IIS
7 46 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
8 45 (1.02%) Umbraco
9 43 (0.98%) MQSeries
10 39 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
11 35 (0.80%) WebLogic
11 35 (0.80%) Tomcat
12 25 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
13 24 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
14 22 (0.50%) CICS
15 21 (0.48%) WordPress
16 15 (0.34%) Confluence
16 15 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 13 (0.30%) SAS
17 13 (0.30%) Documentum
Applications
1 486 (11.05%) MS Excel
2 226 (5.14%) MS Project
2 226 (5.14%) MS Visio
3 175 (3.98%) MS Office
4 70 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.32%) Photoshop
6 11 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
6 11 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.091%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.068%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.068%) XMetaL
8 3 (0.068%) SPSS
8 3 (0.068%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.023%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 109 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 30 (0.68%) Magento
4 25 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 22 (0.50%) Markit EDM
6 18 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
6 18 (0.41%) SAP FI
6 18 (0.41%) SAP CO
7 14 (0.32%) SAP CRM
8 11 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
9 10 (0.23%) Academy Housing
10 9 (0.20%) arcHouse
10 9 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
12 6 (0.14%) SAP FSCM
12 6 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
12 6 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
12 6 (0.14%) Temenos T24
13 5 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 5 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 91 (2.07%) SaaS
2 37 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.30%) PaaS
4 10 (0.23%) GitHub
5 9 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.20%) IaaS
5 9 (0.20%) Basecamp
6 6 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.11%) Heroku
7 5 (0.11%) Force.com
8 4 (0.091%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.068%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.023%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.023%) Office 365
10 1 (0.023%) Route 53
10 1 (0.023%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 159 (3.62%) Internet
2 56 (1.27%) Intranet
3 51 (1.16%) HTTP
4 37 (0.84%) TCP/IP
5 19 (0.43%) Broadband
6 16 (0.36%) Firewall
7 15 (0.34%) Extranet
8 12 (0.27%) FTP
9 10 (0.23%) LDAP
9 10 (0.23%) SSL
10 8 (0.18%) MVNO
10 8 (0.18%) 4G
11 7 (0.16%) Wireless
12 6 (0.14%) DMZ
12 6 (0.14%) DNS
13 5 (0.11%) RFID
13 5 (0.11%) SMTP
13 5 (0.11%) Ethernet
14 4 (0.091%) SAN
14 4 (0.091%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 566 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 203 (4.62%) MySQL
3 146 (3.32%) Relational Database
4 142 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 124 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
6 102 (2.32%) Oracle Database
7 76 (1.73%) RDBMS
8 74 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 63 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 61 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 42 (0.96%) NoSQL
12 39 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
13 38 (0.86%) OLAP
14 36 (0.82%) DB2
15 32 (0.73%) QlikView
16 25 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
17 24 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
17 24 (0.55%) Big Data
18 22 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
18 22 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 237 (5.39%) Visual Studio
2 225 (5.12%) Subversion
3 192 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 178 (4.05%) JIRA
5 154 (3.50%) Git (software)
6 147 (3.34%) Selenium
7 101 (2.30%) QuickTest Pro
8 94 (2.14%) Jenkins
9 84 (1.91%) NUnit
10 72 (1.64%) JUnit
11 61 (1.39%) WebDriver
12 57 (1.30%) Ant
13 56 (1.27%) Maven
14 49 (1.11%) Eclipse
15 44 (1.00%) ClearCase
16 38 (0.86%) CruiseControl
16 38 (0.86%) TeamCity
17 35 (0.80%) Moq
18 34 (0.77%) LoadRunner
19 30 (0.68%) MSBuild
General
1 1420 (32.29%) Finance
2 456 (10.37%) Banking
3 374 (8.51%) Retail
4 293 (6.66%) Telecoms
5 264 (6.00%) Marketing
6 164 (3.73%) Investment Banking
7 153 (3.48%) Advertising
8 109 (2.48%) Publishing
9 105 (2.39%) Legal
10 76 (1.73%) Back Office
11 64 (1.46%) Front Office
12 57 (1.30%) Games
13 48 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
14 46 (1.05%) Law
15 44 (1.00%) Financial Institution
16 34 (0.77%) Manufacturing
17 32 (0.73%) Automotive
18 26 (0.59%) Billing
19 25 (0.57%) Electronics
20 22 (0.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1177 (26.77%) Analyst
2 933 (21.22%) Project Manager
3 887 (20.17%) Business Analyst
4 831 (18.90%) Developer
5 334 (7.60%) Architect
6 239 (5.44%) Senior Analyst
7 193 (4.39%) .NET Developer
8 174 (3.96%) Senior Manager
9 169 (3.84%) Senior Developer
10 166 (3.78%) Senior Business Analyst
11 160 (3.64%) Development Manager
11 160 (3.64%) Test Analyst
11 160 (3.64%) Consultant
12 156 (3.55%) Solutions Architect
13 151 (3.43%) Java Developer
14 147 (3.34%) Senior Project Manager
15 135 (3.07%) Software Developer
16 132 (3.00%) Test Manager
17 123 (2.80%) Technical Manager
18 119 (2.71%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 891 (20.26%) .NET
2 593 (13.49%) HTML
3 458 (10.42%) CSS
4 426 (9.69%) XML
5 372 (8.46%) ASP.NET
6 311 (7.07%) Web Services
7 301 (6.85%) jQuery
8 258 (5.87%) HTML5
9 204 (4.64%) WCF
10 199 (4.53%) J2EE
11 174 (3.96%) Ajax
12 171 (3.89%) .NET Framework
13 158 (3.59%) Middleware
14 137 (3.12%) CSS3
15 126 (2.87%) SOAP
16 123 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
17 111 (2.52%) Spring
18 98 (2.23%) LAMP
18 98 (2.23%) JSON
19 92 (2.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 213 (4.84%) Computer Science
2 203 (4.62%) Mobile App
3 149 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 139 (3.16%) Management Information System
5 99 (2.25%) Open Source
6 95 (2.16%) Digital Media
7 88 (2.00%) Social Media
8 80 (1.82%) PMI
9 77 (1.75%) Mathematics
10 65 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 58 (1.32%) FMCG
12 51 (1.16%) Fixed Income
13 44 (1.00%) Blackberry
13 44 (1.00%) Equities
14 41 (0.93%) Mainframe
15 39 (0.89%) Embedded Systems
16 36 (0.82%) AS400
17 33 (0.75%) Client/Server
17 33 (0.75%) Derivative
17 33 (0.75%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 381 (8.66%) Windows
2 246 (5.59%) Linux
3 158 (3.59%) Android
4 156 (3.55%) Apple iOS
5 153 (3.48%) UNIX
6 26 (0.59%) Windows Phone
7 24 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (0.45%) Windows CE
9 17 (0.39%) Solaris
10 14 (0.32%) VxWorks
11 10 (0.23%) BlackBerry OS
12 8 (0.18%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.16%) LynxOS
14 6 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.11%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.11%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.11%) Windows 2000
15 5 (0.11%) Windows NT
15 5 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1389 (31.59%) Project Management
2 1110 (25.24%) Scrum
3 1064 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
4 898 (20.42%) PRINCE2
5 706 (16.06%) Business Analysis
6 515 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 495 (11.26%) UML
8 485 (11.03%) E-Commerce
9 351 (7.98%) User Acceptance Testing
10 341 (7.76%) CRM
11 337 (7.66%) Software Engineering
12 334 (7.60%) TDD
13 329 (7.48%) MVC
14 309 (7.03%) OO
15 271 (6.16%) Change Management
16 249 (5.66%) ITIL
17 238 (5.41%) RUP
18 237 (5.39%) Use Case
19 209 (4.75%) Web Development
20 205 (4.66%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 846 (19.24%) SQL
2 787 (17.90%) Java
3 781 (17.76%) C#
4 482 (10.96%) JavaScript
5 253 (5.75%) C++
6 250 (5.69%) PHP
7 205 (4.66%) C
8 119 (2.71%) T-SQL
9 89 (2.02%) VB.NET
10 83 (1.89%) PL/SQL
11 78 (1.77%) VB
12 75 (1.71%) Perl
13 74 (1.68%) Python
14 38 (0.86%) Ada
14 38 (0.86%) Bash Shell
15 33 (0.75%) VBA
16 32 (0.73%) PowerShell
16 32 (0.73%) VBScript
17 25 (0.57%) MATLAB
18 24 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 789 (17.94%) Degree
2 391 (8.89%) ISEB
3 173 (3.93%) PMI Certification
4 128 (2.91%) Security Cleared
5 125 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 115 (2.62%) ISTQB
7 107 (2.43%) PMP
8 94 (2.14%) SC Cleared
9 83 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 79 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 41 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
12 35 (0.80%) ISEB Practitioner
13 34 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
14 20 (0.45%) CBAP
15 15 (0.34%) MCP
15 15 (0.34%) IIBA
16 14 (0.32%) MBA
16 14 (0.32%) DV Cleared
17 12 (0.27%) MCITP
18 11 (0.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 512 (11.64%) QA
2 72 (1.64%) ISO 9001
3 68 (1.55%) SLA
4 15 (0.34%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.34%) Dublin Core
5 13 (0.30%) EMIR
5 13 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
6 11 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.23%) DO-178B
8 7 (0.16%) MiFID
8 7 (0.16%) FATCA
9 6 (0.14%) P3O
10 5 (0.11%) WCAG
10 5 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (0.11%) ISO 9002
10 5 (0.11%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.11%) COREP
11 4 (0.091%) Basel III
11 4 (0.091%) HL7
11 4 (0.091%) COBIT
System Software
1 44 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 38 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.11%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.091%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.068%) UAG
6 3 (0.068%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.068%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.068%) GPFS
6 3 (0.068%) HDFS
7 2 (0.045%) KVM
7 2 (0.045%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.023%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.023%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.023%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 96 (2.18%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (0.45%) Puppet
4 9 (0.20%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.091%) CA LISA
5 4 (0.091%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.045%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.045%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (0.045%) Sysprep
6 2 (0.045%) Nagios
6 2 (0.045%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.045%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.045%) Control-M
7 1 (0.023%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.023%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 682 (15.51%) Microsoft
2 469 (10.67%) Oracle
3 165 (3.75%) SAP
4 147 (3.34%) Salesforce.com
5 101 (2.30%) IBM
6 73 (1.66%) HP
7 71 (1.61%) Google
8 60 (1.36%) VMware
9 54 (1.23%) Sage
10 45 (1.02%) TIBCO
11 42 (0.96%) hybris
12 40 (0.91%) Sybase
13 28 (0.64%) Capita
14 27 (0.61%) Sitecore
15 24 (0.55%) Demandware
16 22 (0.50%) Citrix
17 21 (0.48%) Siebel
18 17 (0.39%) Cognizant
19 16 (0.36%) CA
20 15 (0.34%) Adobe
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £100,000 to £110,000 per annum plus healthy bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + decent benefits package.
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Somerset
The UK Hydrographic Office
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £46000 per annum - excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
South Wales
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and shares
Posted: 19 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Computer Network Defence
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Dep on Exp
Posted: 19 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £54000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago