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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 124 121 141
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2324 2755 2519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.59% 2.59% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 2.96% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1907 2274 2111
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -2.12%

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
79108 93200 97300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.07% 87.55% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65148 76972 80013
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 £31,000
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 8 December 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 8 December 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 0 2168 £52,500 +5.00% 192
London -10 849 £59,600 +3.65% 69
South East -16 363 £50,000 +5.26% 26
East of England +19 232 £60,000 +14.28% 20
City of London +7 210 £57,500 -4.16% 22
Yorkshire +3 205 £47,500 +11.76% 19
South West +48 198 £42,500 -5.55% 9
West Yorkshire +17 161 £47,500 +5.55% 15
West Midlands +34 139 £50,000 - 14
Leeds +9 123 £46,250 +8.82% 10
North West -39 117 £40,000 - 22
Berkshire +55 97 £51,250 +5.67% 2
Surrey -47 77 £52,500 +10.52% 6
Hertfordshire -2 76 £62,500 +4.16% 2
Manchester -9 74 £41,750 +4.37% 14
Bedfordshire +46 69 £65,000 +17.11% 7
Scotland 0 68 £50,000 +5.26% 4
South Wales +5 64 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Wales +2 64 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Birmingham +5 60 £53,750 -6.52% 4
Hampshire +23 59 £49,500 +15.11% 7
Bristol +10 55 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Watford +35 52 £67,500 +25.58% 1
Luton +15 46 £65,000 +23.80% 5
Somerset +20 40 £32,500 -23.52% 1
East Midlands -28 40 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Oxfordshire +30 39 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Gloucestershire +3 38 £47,500 +11.76%
Glasgow -1 33 £50,000 +5.26% 1
West Sussex -23 33 £43,500 -8.42% 3

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 4658 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1719 (35.43%) Finance
3 1204 (24.81%) Project Management
4 1090 (22.46%) SDLC
5 1073 (22.11%) SQL
6 975 (20.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 941 (19.39%) Scrum
8 848 (17.48%) PRINCE2
9 797 (16.43%) .NET
10 732 (15.09%) Java
11 731 (15.07%) Business Analysis
12 643 (13.25%) SQL Server
13 639 (13.17%) Oracle
14 630 (12.98%) C#
15 615 (12.68%) Microsoft
16 591 (12.18%) Degree
17 575 (11.85%) Retail
18 514 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
19 511 (10.53%) E-Commerce
20 499 (10.28%) QA
21 487 (10.04%) JavaScript
22 468 (9.65%) Banking
23 451 (9.30%) HTML
24 427 (8.80%) ITIL
24 427 (8.80%) ISEB
25 411 (8.47%) JIRA
26 397 (8.18%) User Acceptance Testing
27 396 (8.16%) UML
28 377 (7.77%) TDD
29 359 (7.40%) Mentoring

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
1 207 (4.27%) SharePoint
2 147 (3.03%) Confluence
3 114 (2.35%) WebSphere
4 108 (2.23%) CMS
5 92 (1.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 73 (1.50%) Tomcat
7 71 (1.46%) WebLogic
8 70 (1.44%) Apache
9 58 (1.20%) JBoss
10 37 (0.76%) Umbraco
11 33 (0.68%) nginx
12 31 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
13 28 (0.58%) Apache Spark
14 21 (0.43%) IIS
14 21 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
15 20 (0.41%) Apache Solr
15 20 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
15 20 (0.41%) OpenStack
15 20 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
16 18 (0.37%) Jetty
Applications
1 344 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 182 (3.75%) MS Office
3 147 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 111 (2.29%) MS Project
5 105 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.10%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
8 4 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.041%) InVision
9 2 (0.041%) Mingle
9 2 (0.041%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.041%) SPSS
10 1 (0.021%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.021%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 51 (1.05%) Oracle Retail
2 49 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
2 49 (1.01%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 44 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
4 26 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
5 25 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 20 (0.41%) Endur
7 19 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
7 19 (0.39%) SunGard APT
8 17 (0.35%) OpenLink RightAngle
9 12 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
10 11 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
11 10 (0.21%) CA PPM
11 10 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
11 10 (0.21%) Primavera
11 10 (0.21%) thinkFolio
12 9 (0.19%) Finacle
12 9 (0.19%) Magento
12 9 (0.19%) SAP ERP
12 9 (0.19%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 135 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 81 (1.67%) SaaS
3 78 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (0.49%) GitHub
6 22 (0.45%) Force.com
7 19 (0.39%) Basecamp
7 19 (0.39%) Office 365
8 15 (0.31%) PaaS
9 14 (0.29%) Data Lake Analytics
10 12 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
10 12 (0.25%) Oracle CX
11 11 (0.23%) IaaS
12 8 (0.16%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (0.12%) CloudFront
13 6 (0.12%) Yammer
14 4 (0.082%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.082%) Boomi
14 4 (0.082%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 69 (1.42%) Internet
2 67 (1.38%) HTTP
3 38 (0.78%) Intranet
4 35 (0.72%) HTTPS
5 23 (0.47%) Wireless
6 17 (0.35%) SSL
7 16 (0.33%) Firewall
8 14 (0.29%) DNS
8 14 (0.29%) Extranet
9 12 (0.25%) Junos
10 10 (0.21%) TCP/IP
11 9 (0.19%) Ethernet
12 8 (0.16%) Cisco IPT
12 8 (0.16%) Skype
13 6 (0.12%) LDAP
13 6 (0.12%) Unified Communications
14 5 (0.10%) FTP
14 5 (0.10%) LAN
15 4 (0.082%) WAN
16 3 (0.062%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 643 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 256 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
3 198 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 192 (3.96%) Relational Database
5 179 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 137 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 117 (2.41%) Oracle Database
8 109 (2.25%) RDBMS
9 107 (2.21%) MySQL
10 94 (1.94%) Big Data
11 88 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
12 69 (1.42%) QlikView
13 61 (1.26%) Hadoop
13 61 (1.26%) NoSQL
14 59 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
15 50 (1.03%) DB2
16 47 (0.97%) MongoDB
16 47 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
17 46 (0.95%) Power BI
18 43 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 411 (8.47%) JIRA
2 260 (5.36%) Selenium
3 247 (5.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 156 (3.22%) Jenkins
5 129 (2.66%) Cucumber
6 121 (2.49%) Visual Studio
7 106 (2.18%) HP UFT
8 102 (2.10%) Git (software)
9 77 (1.59%) SpecFlow
10 65 (1.34%) SoapUI
11 64 (1.32%) Subversion
12 55 (1.13%) WebDriver
13 47 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
14 45 (0.93%) LoadRunner
15 38 (0.78%) Maven
16 36 (0.74%) JUnit
17 32 (0.66%) Bugzilla
18 31 (0.64%) Eclipse
18 31 (0.64%) Ranorex
18 31 (0.64%) Toad
General
1 1719 (35.43%) Finance
2 575 (11.85%) Retail
3 468 (9.65%) Banking
4 244 (5.03%) Telecoms
5 208 (4.29%) Marketing
6 129 (2.66%) Legal
7 117 (2.41%) Advertising
8 77 (1.59%) Manufacturing
9 68 (1.40%) Publishing
10 60 (1.24%) Back Office
11 59 (1.22%) Law
12 48 (0.99%) Financial Institution
13 46 (0.95%) Investment Banking
14 36 (0.74%) Games
15 34 (0.70%) Front Office
16 26 (0.54%) Retail Banking
17 21 (0.43%) Electronics
18 13 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
19 12 (0.25%) Automotive
19 12 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1332 (27.45%) Analyst
2 854 (17.60%) Project Manager
3 831 (17.13%) Business Analyst
4 794 (16.36%) Developer
5 347 (7.15%) Architect
6 236 (4.86%) Test Analyst
7 235 (4.84%) .NET Developer
8 229 (4.72%) IT Manager
9 226 (4.66%) Senior Analyst
10 202 (4.16%) Senior Developer
11 198 (4.08%) Senior Manager
12 196 (4.04%) Consultant
13 194 (4.00%) C# Developer
14 187 (3.85%) SQL Developer
15 176 (3.63%) C# .NET Developer
16 162 (3.34%) IT Project Manager
17 159 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
18 158 (3.26%) Senior Project Manager
19 143 (2.95%) IT Analyst
20 142 (2.93%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 797 (16.43%) .NET
2 451 (9.30%) HTML
3 353 (7.28%) Web Services
4 337 (6.95%) XML
5 325 (6.70%) CSS
6 212 (4.37%) ASP.NET
7 168 (3.46%) jQuery
8 164 (3.38%) SOAP
9 143 (2.95%) Spring
10 135 (2.78%) .NET Framework
11 126 (2.60%) Middleware
12 115 (2.37%) HTML5
13 108 (2.23%) J2EE
14 105 (2.16%) AngularJS
15 99 (2.04%) REST
16 89 (1.83%) WCF
17 85 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
18 82 (1.69%) Hibernate
19 65 (1.34%) JSON
19 65 (1.34%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 514 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
2 192 (3.96%) Mobile App
3 152 (3.13%) User Experience
4 145 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 143 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
6 139 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 106 (2.18%) FMCG
8 70 (1.44%) PMI
9 65 (1.34%) Driving Licence
10 57 (1.17%) Virtual Team
11 55 (1.13%) Fintech
12 54 (1.11%) Data Centre
13 52 (1.07%) iSeries
14 46 (0.95%) Mathematics
15 45 (0.93%) iPad
16 38 (0.78%) Fixed Income
17 35 (0.72%) NHS
18 33 (0.68%) Data Structures
18 33 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 32 (0.66%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 158 (3.26%) Unix
2 156 (3.22%) Linux
3 145 (2.99%) Windows
4 100 (2.06%) Android
5 56 (1.15%) Apple iOS
6 32 (0.66%) Windows Server
7 21 (0.43%) AIX
8 8 (0.16%) MVS
9 6 (0.12%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.082%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.082%) zOS
11 3 (0.062%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.062%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.041%) CentOS
12 2 (0.041%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.021%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.021%) Solaris
13 1 (0.021%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.021%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4658 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1204 (24.81%) Project Management
3 1090 (22.46%) SDLC
4 975 (20.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 941 (19.39%) Scrum
6 848 (17.48%) PRINCE2
7 731 (15.07%) Business Analysis
8 511 (10.53%) E-Commerce
9 427 (8.80%) ITIL
10 397 (8.18%) User Acceptance Testing
11 396 (8.16%) UML
12 377 (7.77%) TDD
13 359 (7.40%) Mentoring
14 336 (6.92%) Change Management
15 329 (6.78%) Software Delivery
16 328 (6.76%) CRM
17 314 (6.47%) User Stories
18 304 (6.27%) Business Intelligence
19 293 (6.04%) Software Engineering
20 273 (5.63%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1073 (22.11%) SQL
2 732 (15.09%) Java
3 630 (12.98%) C#
4 487 (10.04%) JavaScript
5 252 (5.19%) T-SQL
6 143 (2.95%) PHP
7 141 (2.91%) PL/SQL
8 124 (2.56%) C
9 122 (2.51%) Python
10 90 (1.85%) Perl
11 87 (1.79%) VB.NET
12 77 (1.59%) C++
13 71 (1.46%) Ruby
14 70 (1.44%) VB
15 67 (1.38%) PowerShell
16 51 (1.05%) Bash Shell
16 51 (1.05%) Shell Script
17 44 (0.91%) RPG
18 27 (0.56%) VBA
19 23 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 591 (12.18%) Degree
2 427 (8.80%) ISEB
3 284 (5.85%) ISTQB
4 119 (2.45%) PMP
5 117 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 111 (2.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 108 (2.23%) PMI Certification
8 99 (2.04%) Security Cleared
9 59 (1.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 41 (0.85%) DV Cleared
11 36 (0.74%) APMP
11 36 (0.74%) SC Cleared
12 31 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
13 30 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 29 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
15 27 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
16 23 (0.47%) CISSP
17 19 (0.39%) CISM
18 18 (0.37%) CBAP
19 17 (0.35%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 499 (10.28%) QA
2 56 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 43 (0.89%) PCI DSS
4 31 (0.64%) Data Quality
5 27 (0.56%) MiFID
5 27 (0.56%) SLA
6 24 (0.49%) ISO 9001
7 14 (0.29%) EMIR
8 11 (0.23%) AIFMD
9 9 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 9 (0.19%) P3O
9 9 (0.19%) Solvency II
10 8 (0.16%) ISO 14001
10 8 (0.16%) TickIT
11 7 (0.14%) UCITS
12 5 (0.10%) COBIT
12 5 (0.10%) GAMP
12 5 (0.10%) HL7
12 5 (0.10%) SEPA
13 3 (0.062%) WAI
System Software
1 29 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (0.39%) Docker
3 18 (0.37%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.12%) XenApp
6 4 (0.082%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.041%) GPFS
7 2 (0.041%) HDFS
8 1 (0.021%) Firmware
8 1 (0.021%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.021%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.021%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.021%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.021%) Xen
Systems Management
1 153 (3.15%) HP Quality Center
2 31 (0.64%) Puppet
3 24 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (0.45%) Ansible
5 18 (0.37%) Kibana
5 18 (0.37%) logstash
5 18 (0.37%) Salt
6 10 (0.21%) MOM
7 9 (0.19%) Failover Clustering
8 7 (0.14%) Control-M
8 7 (0.14%) Nagios
9 4 (0.082%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.041%) BladeLogic
10 2 (0.041%) rkt
10 2 (0.041%) Terraform
11 1 (0.021%) HP SiteScope
11 1 (0.021%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.021%) Mesos
11 1 (0.021%) Perfmon
11 1 (0.021%) SCSM
Vendors
1 639 (13.17%) Oracle
2 615 (12.68%) Microsoft
3 166 (3.42%) SAP
4 160 (3.30%) HP
5 142 (2.93%) Salesforce.com
6 107 (2.21%) IBM
7 84 (1.73%) Informatica
8 61 (1.26%) ATG
9 56 (1.15%) Hyperion
10 52 (1.07%) PeopleSoft
10 52 (1.07%) Tableau
11 50 (1.03%) Retek
12 45 (0.93%) Atlassian
13 44 (0.91%) Sitecore
14 38 (0.78%) VMware
15 34 (0.70%) Cisco
16 32 (0.66%) Planview
17 28 (0.58%) ServiceNow
17 28 (0.58%) SunGard
17 28 (0.58%) Teradata
City, London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Norfolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 39 minutes ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cramlington, Northumberland
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus annual bonus and package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + software project manager
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000 - £40500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Nakama
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
onezeero.
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £78,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, much more
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday