The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 116 130 154
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +24
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2512 2657 2306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.66% 2.42% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 2.77% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2165 2183 1849
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83254 95993 97338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.26% 87.51% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 69343 79334 77826
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +20 2358 £53,000 +6.00% 230
London +4 909 £60,000 - 91
South East +40 436 £54,250 +14.21% 38
Yorkshire +41 246 £50,000 +17.64% 15
West Yorkshire +34 207 £50,000 +17.64% 10
City of London +12 206 £62,500 +4.16% 23
South West +26 186 £43,000 +1.17% 20
East of England -25 167 £57,500 +6.48% 26
North West +58 163 £40,000 -11.11% 9
West Midlands +7 139 £50,000 +6.38% 21
Berkshire +63 122 £55,000 +15.78% 11
Manchester +40 115 £45,000 - 4
Leeds +9 109 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Surrey +13 94 £55,000 +15.78% 11
East Midlands +34 82 £43,835 +9.58% 6
Birmingham +21 78 £55,000 +4.76% 8
Hampshire +34 67 £49,000 +3.15% 6
Scotland -32 63 £55,000 +15.78% 4
South Wales +5 62 £41,000 +17.14% 3
Wales -4 62 £41,000 +17.14% 3
Bristol +21 61 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Halifax +24 60 £50,000 +37.93% 1
West Sussex +16 58 £55,000 +34.14% 3
Bedfordshire +40 55 £57,500 +27.77% 11
Hertfordshire -32 53 £64,000 +16.36% 10
Crawley +42 43 £55,000 +12.24%
Wiltshire +14 40 £55,000 +27.90% 2
Gloucestershire +7 40 £48,000 +21.51% 2
Luton +28 39 £57,500 +47.43% 10
Buckinghamshire +24 38 £42,500 -14.14% 2

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 4689 (95.91%) Agile Software Development
2 1741 (35.61%) Finance
3 1214 (24.83%) Project Management
4 1160 (23.73%) SDLC
5 1027 (21.01%) SQL
6 959 (19.62%) Scrum
7 948 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 914 (18.70%) PRINCE2
9 780 (15.95%) Java
10 746 (15.26%) .NET
11 741 (15.16%) Oracle
12 737 (15.07%) Business Analysis
13 625 (12.78%) SQL Server
14 593 (12.13%) Degree
15 584 (11.95%) C#
16 566 (11.58%) Microsoft
17 552 (11.29%) Retail
18 524 (10.72%) Analytical Skills
19 516 (10.55%) QA
20 494 (10.10%) ITIL
21 481 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
22 475 (9.72%) UML
23 466 (9.53%) E-Commerce
24 462 (9.45%) JavaScript
25 440 (9.00%) Banking
26 428 (8.75%) JIRA
27 427 (8.73%) HTML
28 395 (8.08%) TDD
29 379 (7.75%) Mentoring
30 376 (7.69%) ISEB

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 167 (3.42%) SharePoint
2 154 (3.15%) Confluence
3 152 (3.11%) WebSphere
4 93 (1.90%) CMS
5 85 (1.74%) Tomcat
6 72 (1.47%) WebLogic
7 71 (1.45%) Apache
8 51 (1.04%) JBoss
9 46 (0.94%) IIS
10 39 (0.80%) Umbraco
11 36 (0.74%) Apache Spark
12 34 (0.70%) nginx
13 29 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
14 22 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
15 21 (0.43%) Jetty
16 20 (0.41%) OpenStack
16 20 (0.41%) SAS
17 19 (0.39%) Apache Solr
18 18 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
19 16 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 271 (5.54%) MS Excel
2 194 (3.97%) MS Office
3 116 (2.37%) MS Visio
4 98 (2.00%) MS Project
5 80 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.10%) Mingle
8 3 (0.061%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.061%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.041%) InVision
9 2 (0.041%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.041%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.041%) SPSS
10 1 (0.020%) Gliffy
10 1 (0.020%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 94 (1.92%) Oracle Retail
2 86 (1.76%) Oracle Financials
2 86 (1.76%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 56 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 35 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
5 28 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 22 (0.45%) Endur
7 21 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 16 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
8 16 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
9 15 (0.31%) SunGard APT
10 14 (0.29%) OpenLink RightAngle
10 14 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
10 14 (0.29%) SAP CRM
11 12 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
12 11 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 10 (0.20%) SAP IS-U
14 9 (0.18%) Eloqua
14 9 (0.18%) Magento
14 9 (0.18%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 103 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (1.66%) SaaS
3 79 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
5 30 (0.61%) Force.com
6 29 (0.59%) IaaS
7 26 (0.53%) PaaS
8 19 (0.39%) Basecamp
9 18 (0.37%) Office 365
10 14 (0.29%) GitHub
11 13 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 11 (0.22%) Azure Machine Learning
13 9 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
14 7 (0.14%) Data Lake Analytics
15 6 (0.12%) CloudFront
15 6 (0.12%) Google Analytics
15 6 (0.12%) Oracle CX
16 4 (0.082%) Azure Active Directory
16 4 (0.082%) Google Cloud Platform
16 4 (0.082%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 74 (1.51%) HTTP
2 60 (1.23%) Internet
3 34 (0.70%) HTTPS
3 34 (0.70%) Intranet
4 30 (0.61%) Wireless
5 20 (0.41%) SSL
6 19 (0.39%) Firewall
7 18 (0.37%) DNS
8 12 (0.25%) TCP/IP
9 8 (0.16%) Cisco IPT
10 7 (0.14%) LAN
10 7 (0.14%) Multicast
10 7 (0.14%) WAN
11 6 (0.12%) Junos
11 6 (0.12%) Unified Communications
12 5 (0.10%) Ethernet
12 5 (0.10%) FTP
12 5 (0.10%) Skype
13 4 (0.082%) IPv6
13 4 (0.082%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 625 (12.78%) SQL Server
2 252 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
3 186 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 167 (3.42%) Relational Database
5 145 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 118 (2.41%) MySQL
7 116 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 112 (2.29%) Big Data
8 112 (2.29%) Oracle Database
9 111 (2.27%) RDBMS
10 105 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 72 (1.47%) QlikView
12 64 (1.31%) Hadoop
13 56 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
13 56 (1.15%) NoSQL
14 52 (1.06%) MongoDB
15 51 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
16 50 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
17 42 (0.86%) DB2
18 40 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 428 (8.75%) JIRA
2 254 (5.20%) Selenium
3 210 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 156 (3.19%) HP UFT
5 142 (2.90%) Jenkins
6 119 (2.43%) Git (software)
7 106 (2.17%) Visual Studio
8 89 (1.82%) Cucumber
9 76 (1.55%) Subversion
10 72 (1.47%) SoapUI
11 65 (1.33%) LoadRunner
12 60 (1.23%) WebDriver
13 54 (1.10%) SpecFlow
14 48 (0.98%) Bugzilla
15 46 (0.94%) JUnit
16 45 (0.92%) Ranorex
17 42 (0.86%) Eclipse
17 42 (0.86%) JMeter
18 40 (0.82%) Maven
19 34 (0.70%) Testopia
General
1 1741 (35.61%) Finance
2 552 (11.29%) Retail
3 440 (9.00%) Banking
4 224 (4.58%) Telecoms
5 156 (3.19%) Marketing
6 130 (2.66%) Advertising
7 127 (2.60%) Legal
8 79 (1.62%) Manufacturing
9 63 (1.29%) Law
10 52 (1.06%) Back Office
11 47 (0.96%) Games
12 45 (0.92%) Investment Banking
13 38 (0.78%) Publishing
14 33 (0.67%) Front Office
15 31 (0.63%) Electronics
16 26 (0.53%) Financial Institution
17 22 (0.45%) Billing
18 19 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
19 18 (0.37%) Retail Banking
20 12 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1316 (26.92%) Analyst
2 871 (17.82%) Project Manager
3 780 (15.95%) Business Analyst
4 778 (15.91%) Developer
5 439 (8.98%) Architect
6 266 (5.44%) Test Analyst
7 243 (4.97%) IT Manager
8 233 (4.77%) .NET Developer
9 227 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
10 225 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
11 220 (4.50%) C# Developer
12 208 (4.25%) Senior Manager
13 197 (4.03%) C# .NET Developer
14 185 (3.78%) SQL Developer
15 173 (3.54%) Java Developer
15 173 (3.54%) Senior Developer
16 171 (3.50%) IT Project Manager
17 164 (3.35%) Senior Project Manager
18 154 (3.15%) Consultant
19 153 (3.13%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 746 (15.26%) .NET
2 427 (8.73%) HTML
3 363 (7.42%) XML
4 335 (6.85%) Web Services
5 312 (6.38%) CSS
6 223 (4.56%) ASP.NET
7 184 (3.76%) jQuery
8 166 (3.40%) Spring
9 162 (3.31%) SOAP
10 141 (2.88%) Middleware
11 127 (2.60%) AngularJS
12 110 (2.25%) HTML5
13 109 (2.23%) Hibernate
14 105 (2.15%) ASP.NET MVC
15 103 (2.11%) J2EE
16 102 (2.09%) WCF
17 99 (2.02%) REST
18 93 (1.90%) .NET Framework
19 77 (1.57%) JSON
20 58 (1.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 524 (10.72%) Analytical Skills
2 187 (3.82%) Mobile App
3 165 (3.37%) Management Information System
4 140 (2.86%) User Experience
5 134 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
6 118 (2.41%) FMCG
7 117 (2.39%) Computer Science
8 65 (1.33%) Virtual Team
9 58 (1.19%) PMI
10 55 (1.12%) Data Centre
11 48 (0.98%) Data Structures
12 46 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 46 (0.94%) iPad
13 42 (0.86%) Driving Licence
14 40 (0.82%) Mathematics
15 39 (0.80%) Visualisation
16 37 (0.76%) Algorithms
17 35 (0.72%) Mainframe
18 34 (0.70%) Data Integration
19 30 (0.61%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 201 (4.11%) Unix
2 182 (3.72%) Windows
3 177 (3.62%) Linux
4 110 (2.25%) Android
5 62 (1.27%) Apple iOS
6 27 (0.55%) Windows Server
7 19 (0.39%) AIX
8 10 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.16%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.14%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.12%) CentOS
12 5 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.082%) MVS
14 3 (0.061%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.061%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.061%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.061%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.020%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.020%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4689 (95.91%) Agile Software Development
2 1214 (24.83%) Project Management
3 1160 (23.73%) SDLC
4 959 (19.62%) Scrum
5 948 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 914 (18.70%) PRINCE2
7 737 (15.07%) Business Analysis
8 494 (10.10%) ITIL
9 481 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
10 475 (9.72%) UML
11 466 (9.53%) E-Commerce
12 395 (8.08%) TDD
13 379 (7.75%) Mentoring
14 362 (7.40%) CRM
15 327 (6.69%) Change Management
16 310 (6.34%) Software Delivery
17 301 (6.16%) Business Intelligence
18 298 (6.10%) SOA
19 290 (5.93%) V-Model
20 278 (5.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1027 (21.01%) SQL
2 780 (15.95%) Java
3 584 (11.95%) C#
4 462 (9.45%) JavaScript
5 222 (4.54%) T-SQL
6 168 (3.44%) PL/SQL
7 148 (3.03%) PHP
8 126 (2.58%) Python
9 111 (2.27%) VB.NET
10 106 (2.17%) C
11 100 (2.05%) C++
12 94 (1.92%) Perl
13 81 (1.66%) VB
14 69 (1.41%) Ruby
14 69 (1.41%) Shell Script
15 42 (0.86%) PowerShell
16 39 (0.80%) Objective-C
17 37 (0.76%) Bash Shell
18 31 (0.63%) VBA
19 26 (0.53%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 593 (12.13%) Degree
2 376 (7.69%) ISEB
3 321 (6.57%) ISTQB
4 135 (2.76%) PMP
5 127 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 123 (2.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 114 (2.33%) Security Cleared
8 106 (2.17%) PMI Certification
9 65 (1.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 52 (1.06%) SC Cleared
11 45 (0.92%) DV Cleared
12 37 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 33 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
14 29 (0.59%) CISSP
15 27 (0.55%) CISM
16 22 (0.45%) APMP
17 21 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
19 13 (0.27%) CBAP
19 13 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 516 (10.55%) QA
2 63 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 61 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 52 (1.06%) PCI DSS
5 35 (0.72%) SLA
6 22 (0.45%) MiFID
7 15 (0.31%) EMIR
7 15 (0.31%) ISO 9001
8 12 (0.25%) Basel III
9 11 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 10 (0.20%) GAMP
11 9 (0.18%) COBIT
11 9 (0.18%) P3O
12 8 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 8 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
13 7 (0.14%) AIFMD
13 7 (0.14%) COREP
13 7 (0.14%) CRD IV
13 7 (0.14%) FINREP
13 7 (0.14%) UCITS
System Software
1 25 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (0.45%) Docker
3 20 (0.41%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.12%) Apache Flume
6 5 (0.10%) Xen
6 5 (0.10%) XenApp
7 3 (0.061%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.061%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.061%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.041%) GPFS
8 2 (0.041%) HDFS
8 2 (0.041%) KVM
9 1 (0.020%) Firmware
9 1 (0.020%) flannel
9 1 (0.020%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.020%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 159 (3.25%) HP Quality Center
2 31 (0.63%) Puppet
3 24 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (0.43%) Ansible
5 18 (0.37%) Kibana
5 18 (0.37%) logstash
5 18 (0.37%) Salt
6 16 (0.33%) Nagios
7 12 (0.25%) MOM
8 9 (0.18%) Failover Clustering
9 8 (0.16%) Control-M
10 4 (0.082%) BladeLogic
11 3 (0.061%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 3 (0.061%) Capistrano
12 2 (0.041%) HP Fortify
12 2 (0.041%) Kubernetes
12 2 (0.041%) Mesos
12 2 (0.041%) WebInspect
13 1 (0.020%) Cisco IPCC
13 1 (0.020%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 741 (15.16%) Oracle
2 566 (11.58%) Microsoft
3 211 (4.32%) SAP
4 167 (3.42%) HP
5 150 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
6 99 (2.02%) IBM
7 98 (2.00%) Hyperion
8 96 (1.96%) ATG
9 89 (1.82%) Retek
10 87 (1.78%) PeopleSoft
11 72 (1.47%) Informatica
12 43 (0.88%) VMware
13 41 (0.84%) Tableau
14 38 (0.78%) Atlassian
14 38 (0.78%) Sitecore
15 34 (0.70%) Teradata
16 30 (0.61%) Cisco
16 30 (0.61%) Cognos
17 29 (0.59%) Google
18 26 (0.53%) Siebel
Central London / West End
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £63678 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 48k per year + Holidays, Pension, Discounts.
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £41000 - £46000 per annum + pension, annual leave etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Search Consultancy
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £47,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Sanderson
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive!
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Amazing benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum + Plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday