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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 145 174 187
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +13
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2254 1718 1754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.92% 1.58% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.01% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1851 1509 1479
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
94231 85648 91265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.41% 78.72% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 75933 70032 77735
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +0.54%
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 25 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 25 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 +30 2124 £50,000 +5.26% 220
London -14 855 £60,000 +9.09% 90
South East +53 543 £50,000 +11.11% 58
City of London -16 238 £57,500 +4.54% 30
Surrey +45 178 £50,000 +7.52% 23
East of England +30 177 £50,000 +5.26% 11
South West +67 143 £50,000 +20.48% 15
Yorkshire -22 117 £45,000 +11.11% 6
Berkshire +36 113 £49,500 +1.02% 10
East Midlands +53 99 £44,000 +23.94% 15
North West -2 98 £43,500 +16.00% 12
West Midlands +32 97 £43,750 -12.50% 6
West Yorkshire +3 96 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Bristol +72 88 £53,500 +52.85% 5
Buckinghamshire +30 76 £49,500 +10.00% 9
Scotland +33 71 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Milton Keynes +32 67 £49,500 +16.47% 5
Leeds -19 66 £45,000 +24.13% 2
Bedfordshire +29 52 £45,000 -34.54% 4
Hertfordshire +8 51 £62,500 +31.57% 2
Hampshire +1 50 £45,000 - 5
Manchester -22 46 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Nottinghamshire +30 43 £52,454 +2.34% 9
Woking +29 42 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Oxfordshire +19 42 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Birmingham +25 41 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Cheshire +15 41 £55,000 +25.00% 2
Nottingham +23 39 £52,454 +13.41% 8
East Sussex -15 38 £40,000 - 2
Wales +10 37 £37,500 +7.14% 2

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 1421 (32.27%) Finance
2 1397 (31.73%) Project Management
3 1112 (25.26%) Scrum
4 1065 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
5 905 (20.55%) PRINCE2
6 892 (20.26%) .NET
7 843 (19.15%) SQL
8 793 (18.01%) Degree
9 787 (17.87%) Java
10 776 (17.62%) C#
11 708 (16.08%) Business Analysis
12 686 (15.58%) Microsoft
13 591 (13.42%) HTML
14 568 (12.90%) SQL Server
15 518 (11.76%) QA
16 515 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
17 500 (11.36%) UML
18 487 (11.06%) MS Excel
19 485 (11.02%) E-Commerce
20 481 (10.92%) JavaScript
21 465 (10.56%) Oracle
22 459 (10.42%) CSS
23 456 (10.36%) Banking
24 425 (9.65%) XML
25 390 (8.86%) ISEB
26 385 (8.74%) Windows
27 373 (8.47%) ASP.NET
28 372 (8.45%) Retail
29 350 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
30 337 (7.65%) Software Engineering

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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
1 278 (6.31%) SharePoint
2 151 (3.43%) CMS
3 85 (1.93%) Drupal
4 65 (1.48%) Apache
5 63 (1.43%) WebSphere
6 50 (1.14%) IIS
7 46 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
8 44 (1.00%) Umbraco
9 43 (0.98%) MQSeries
10 39 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
11 35 (0.79%) Tomcat
12 34 (0.77%) WebLogic
13 25 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
14 24 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
15 22 (0.50%) CICS
16 21 (0.48%) WordPress
17 15 (0.34%) Confluence
18 14 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 13 (0.30%) Documentum
19 13 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 487 (11.06%) MS Excel
2 225 (5.11%) MS Visio
2 225 (5.11%) MS Project
3 174 (3.95%) MS Office
4 70 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.32%) Photoshop
6 11 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (0.091%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.068%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.068%) SPSS
8 3 (0.068%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.068%) XMetaL
9 1 (0.023%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 110 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 37 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
3 30 (0.68%) Magento
4 25 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 22 (0.50%) Markit EDM
6 17 (0.39%) SAP FI
6 17 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
6 17 (0.39%) SAP CO
7 13 (0.30%) 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 EBS
12 6 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
12 6 (0.14%) Temenos T24
13 5 (0.11%) Agresso
13 5 (0.11%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 92 (2.09%) SaaS
2 37 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.30%) PaaS
4 10 (0.23%) GitHub
5 9 (0.20%) Basecamp
5 9 (0.20%) IaaS
5 9 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.11%) Force.com
7 5 (0.11%) Heroku
8 4 (0.091%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.068%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.023%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.023%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.023%) Office 365
10 1 (0.023%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 157 (3.57%) Internet
2 56 (1.27%) Intranet
3 49 (1.11%) 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%) 4G
10 8 (0.18%) MVNO
11 7 (0.16%) Wireless
12 6 (0.14%) DMZ
12 6 (0.14%) DNS
13 5 (0.11%) Ethernet
13 5 (0.11%) SMTP
13 5 (0.11%) RFID
14 4 (0.091%) SAN
14 4 (0.091%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 568 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 201 (4.57%) MySQL
3 142 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 141 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 122 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
6 101 (2.29%) 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 (0.95%) NoSQL
12 39 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
13 38 (0.86%) OLAP
14 36 (0.82%) DB2
15 33 (0.75%) QlikView
16 24 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
16 24 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
17 23 (0.52%) Big Data
18 22 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 21 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 236 (5.36%) Visual Studio
2 226 (5.13%) Subversion
3 190 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 176 (4.00%) JIRA
5 154 (3.50%) Git (software)
6 143 (3.25%) Selenium
7 101 (2.29%) QuickTest Pro
8 97 (2.20%) Jenkins
9 84 (1.91%) NUnit
10 74 (1.68%) JUnit
11 59 (1.34%) Maven
11 59 (1.34%) WebDriver
12 57 (1.29%) Ant
13 49 (1.11%) Eclipse
14 44 (1.00%) ClearCase
15 38 (0.86%) CruiseControl
16 36 (0.82%) TeamCity
17 35 (0.79%) Moq
18 33 (0.75%) LoadRunner
19 30 (0.68%) MSBuild
General
1 1421 (32.27%) Finance
2 456 (10.36%) Banking
3 372 (8.45%) Retail
4 295 (6.70%) Telecoms
5 267 (6.06%) Marketing
6 164 (3.72%) Investment Banking
7 152 (3.45%) Advertising
8 109 (2.48%) Publishing
9 105 (2.38%) Legal
10 76 (1.73%) Back Office
11 64 (1.45%) Front Office
12 57 (1.29%) Games
13 49 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
14 46 (1.04%) Law
15 44 (1.00%) Financial Institution
16 36 (0.82%) Manufacturing
17 32 (0.73%) Automotive
18 25 (0.57%) Electronics
18 25 (0.57%) Billing
19 22 (0.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1181 (26.82%) Analyst
2 941 (21.37%) Project Manager
3 889 (20.19%) Business Analyst
4 829 (18.83%) Developer
5 335 (7.61%) Architect
6 242 (5.50%) Senior Analyst
7 193 (4.38%) .NET Developer
8 175 (3.97%) Senior Manager
9 172 (3.91%) Senior Developer
10 166 (3.77%) Senior Business Analyst
11 162 (3.68%) Consultant
12 161 (3.66%) Test Analyst
13 160 (3.63%) Development Manager
14 156 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
15 152 (3.45%) Java Developer
16 147 (3.34%) Senior Project Manager
17 135 (3.07%) Software Developer
18 130 (2.95%) Test Manager
19 124 (2.82%) Technical Manager
20 120 (2.73%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 892 (20.26%) .NET
2 591 (13.42%) HTML
3 459 (10.42%) CSS
4 425 (9.65%) XML
5 373 (8.47%) ASP.NET
6 306 (6.95%) Web Services
7 300 (6.81%) jQuery
8 259 (5.88%) HTML5
9 203 (4.61%) WCF
10 197 (4.47%) J2EE
11 173 (3.93%) Ajax
12 171 (3.88%) .NET Framework
13 157 (3.57%) Middleware
14 137 (3.11%) CSS3
15 124 (2.82%) SOAP
16 122 (2.77%) ASP.NET MVC
17 112 (2.54%) Spring
18 98 (2.23%) LAMP
19 97 (2.20%) JSON
20 93 (2.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 217 (4.93%) Computer Science
2 206 (4.68%) Mobile App
3 150 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
4 142 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 96 (2.18%) Open Source
5 96 (2.18%) Digital Media
6 89 (2.02%) Social Media
7 81 (1.84%) PMI
8 77 (1.75%) Mathematics
9 65 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 57 (1.29%) FMCG
11 51 (1.16%) Fixed Income
12 44 (1.00%) Equities
12 44 (1.00%) Blackberry
13 41 (0.93%) Mainframe
14 39 (0.89%) Embedded Systems
15 35 (0.79%) AS400
16 33 (0.75%) Derivative
16 33 (0.75%) Kindle
17 30 (0.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 385 (8.74%) Windows
2 240 (5.45%) Linux
3 159 (3.61%) Android
4 157 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 147 (3.34%) UNIX
6 26 (0.59%) Windows Phone
7 23 (0.52%) 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%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.11%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.11%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.11%) Windows 2000
15 5 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1397 (31.73%) Project Management
2 1112 (25.26%) Scrum
3 1065 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
4 905 (20.55%) PRINCE2
5 708 (16.08%) Business Analysis
6 515 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 500 (11.36%) UML
8 485 (11.02%) E-Commerce
9 350 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 337 (7.65%) Software Engineering
10 337 (7.65%) CRM
11 332 (7.54%) TDD
12 328 (7.45%) MVC
13 310 (7.04%) OO
14 271 (6.15%) Change Management
15 250 (5.68%) ITIL
16 240 (5.45%) Use Case
17 239 (5.43%) RUP
18 210 (4.77%) Web Development
19 201 (4.57%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 843 (19.15%) SQL
2 787 (17.87%) Java
3 776 (17.62%) C#
4 481 (10.92%) JavaScript
5 252 (5.72%) C++
6 250 (5.68%) PHP
7 205 (4.66%) C
8 118 (2.68%) T-SQL
9 89 (2.02%) VB.NET
10 82 (1.86%) PL/SQL
11 77 (1.75%) VB
12 73 (1.66%) Perl
13 72 (1.64%) Python
14 38 (0.86%) Ada
14 38 (0.86%) Bash Shell
15 33 (0.75%) VBA
16 32 (0.73%) VBScript
16 32 (0.73%) PowerShell
17 26 (0.59%) MATLAB
18 24 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 793 (18.01%) Degree
2 390 (8.86%) ISEB
3 176 (4.00%) PMI Certification
4 131 (2.98%) Security Cleared
5 126 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 115 (2.61%) ISTQB
7 109 (2.48%) PMP
8 97 (2.20%) SC Cleared
9 83 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 79 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 41 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
12 34 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
12 34 (0.77%) ISEB Practitioner
13 19 (0.43%) CBAP
14 15 (0.34%) IIBA
14 15 (0.34%) MCP
15 14 (0.32%) MBA
15 14 (0.32%) DV Cleared
16 12 (0.27%) MCITP
17 11 (0.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 518 (11.76%) QA
2 72 (1.64%) ISO 9001
3 67 (1.52%) 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
8 7 (0.16%) P3O
9 5 (0.11%) COREP
9 5 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.11%) ISO 9002
9 5 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.11%) WCAG
9 5 (0.11%) COBIT
10 4 (0.091%) Basel III
11 3 (0.068%) HL7
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%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.068%) HDFS
6 3 (0.068%) GPFS
6 3 (0.068%) UAG
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%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.023%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 95 (2.16%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (0.45%) Puppet
4 9 (0.20%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.091%) ServiceCenter
5 4 (0.091%) CA LISA
6 2 (0.045%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.045%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (0.045%) Sysprep
6 2 (0.045%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.045%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.045%) Control-M
6 2 (0.045%) Nagios
7 1 (0.023%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.023%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 686 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 465 (10.56%) Oracle
3 162 (3.68%) SAP
4 144 (3.27%) Salesforce.com
5 102 (2.32%) 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 (0.95%) hybris
12 38 (0.86%) Sybase
13 29 (0.66%) Capita
14 27 (0.61%) Sitecore
15 24 (0.55%) Demandware
16 22 (0.50%) Citrix
17 20 (0.45%) Siebel
18 17 (0.39%) Cognizant
19 16 (0.36%) CA
20 15 (0.34%) Adobe
Sutton, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £50,000
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Car + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
UK
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 3 hours ago
Carnforth, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 3 hours ago
Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 3 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
RM Education
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 37-47k
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago