The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 139 182 176
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -6
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2320 1609 1852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.98% 1.48% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 1.86% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1895 1403 1565
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £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% -

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
94474 86317 91123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.65% 79.42% 77.76%
Number of salaries quoted 75344 70549 77369
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +38 2174 £52,500 +5.00% 232
London +1 815 £60,000 +9.09% 86
South East +68 543 £50,000 +5.26% 45
City of London +5 214 £57,500 +1.76% 31
South West +61 174 £45,000 +8.43% 21
Surrey +58 172 £52,500 +5.00% 15
East of England +48 167 £50,000 +11.11% 19
North West +20 135 £45,750 +22.00% 20
Yorkshire -15 128 £46,000 +5.74% 23
East Midlands +57 118 £44,000 +17.33% 9
Berkshire +44 118 £51,000 +7.36% 8
West Midlands +40 101 £50,000 +5.26% 4
West Yorkshire -15 91 £46,000 +8.23% 15
Bristol +66 87 £53,500 +52.85% 4
Leeds -6 75 £46,000 +15.72% 12
Buckinghamshire +24 73 £49,500 -1.00% 5
Scotland +16 69 £40,000 -3.61% 5
Milton Keynes +23 65 £49,500 +10.00% 3
Manchester -7 61 £40,750 +6.19% 9
Nottinghamshire +41 60 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Hertfordshire +26 59 £53,750 +7.50% 2
Birmingham +50 58 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Nottingham +30 54 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Cheshire +23 54 £55,000 +100.00% 4
Bedfordshire +31 48 £47,500 -30.90% 6
Wales +26 46 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Hampshire -11 44 £45,000 - 3
East Sussex -25 42 £40,000 - 3
Brighton -25 42 £40,000 - 1
South Wales +18 41 £37,500 +7.14% 8

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1436 (32.42%) Finance
2 1366 (30.84%) Project Management
3 1114 (25.15%) Scrum
4 1058 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
5 906 (20.46%) .NET
6 901 (20.34%) PRINCE2
7 849 (19.17%) SQL
8 789 (17.81%) Degree
9 785 (17.72%) C#
10 781 (17.63%) Java
11 708 (15.99%) Business Analysis
12 675 (15.24%) Microsoft
13 574 (12.96%) SQL Server
14 552 (12.46%) HTML
15 524 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
16 519 (11.72%) QA
17 511 (11.54%) UML
18 495 (11.18%) Oracle
19 485 (10.95%) E-Commerce
20 476 (10.75%) JavaScript
20 476 (10.75%) Banking
21 453 (10.23%) CSS
22 450 (10.16%) MS Excel
23 418 (9.44%) Retail
24 412 (9.30%) XML
25 403 (9.10%) ISEB
26 384 (8.67%) ASP.NET
27 366 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
28 365 (8.24%) Windows
29 361 (8.15%) MVC

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 289 (6.53%) SharePoint
2 139 (3.14%) CMS
3 90 (2.03%) Drupal
4 77 (1.74%) WebSphere
5 61 (1.38%) Apache
6 53 (1.20%) IIS
7 47 (1.06%) Umbraco
8 46 (1.04%) MQSeries
8 46 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 44 (0.99%) WebLogic
10 40 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
11 36 (0.81%) Tomcat
11 36 (0.81%) CICS
12 27 (0.61%) WordPress
13 25 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
14 22 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
15 21 (0.47%) SAS
16 17 (0.38%) Confluence
17 15 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 13 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 450 (10.16%) MS Excel
2 216 (4.88%) MS Project
3 213 (4.81%) MS Visio
4 161 (3.64%) MS Office
5 64 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 11 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (0.090%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.045%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.045%) SPSS
9 2 (0.045%) XMetaL
10 1 (0.023%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.023%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 114 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 28 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
4 27 (0.61%) Magento
5 22 (0.50%) Markit EDM
6 18 (0.41%) SAP CO
6 18 (0.41%) SAP FI
6 18 (0.41%) SAP CRM
6 18 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
7 12 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
8 11 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (0.20%) SAP FSCM
10 8 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
11 7 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
11 7 (0.16%) Temenos T24
11 7 (0.16%) Finacle
12 6 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
12 6 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
12 6 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 105 (2.37%) SaaS
2 34 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.29%) PaaS
4 9 (0.20%) Basecamp
4 9 (0.20%) GitHub
4 9 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.20%) Force.com
5 6 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.14%) IaaS
6 5 (0.11%) Heroku
7 3 (0.068%) Office 365
7 3 (0.068%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.068%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.045%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.045%) Taleo
9 1 (0.023%) Route 53
9 1 (0.023%) Trello
9 1 (0.023%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.023%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 170 (3.84%) Internet
2 69 (1.56%) HTTP
3 67 (1.51%) Intranet
4 40 (0.90%) TCP/IP
5 30 (0.68%) Broadband
6 29 (0.65%) Firewall
7 17 (0.38%) LDAP
7 17 (0.38%) SSL
8 14 (0.32%) FTP
9 12 (0.27%) Extranet
10 11 (0.25%) Wireless
11 9 (0.20%) DMZ
11 9 (0.20%) Ethernet
12 7 (0.16%) MVNO
13 6 (0.14%) SMTP
14 5 (0.11%) DNS
15 4 (0.090%) SAN
15 4 (0.090%) RTP
15 4 (0.090%) RFID
16 3 (0.068%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 574 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 180 (4.06%) MySQL
3 155 (3.50%) Relational Database
4 141 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 128 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
6 94 (2.12%) Oracle Database
7 75 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 74 (1.67%) RDBMS
9 64 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 61 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
11 56 (1.26%) DB2
12 42 (0.95%) NoSQL
13 41 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
14 40 (0.90%) OLAP
15 33 (0.75%) QlikView
16 27 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
16 27 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
17 26 (0.59%) Big Data
18 25 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
19 23 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 230 (5.19%) Subversion
2 220 (4.97%) Visual Studio
3 193 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 192 (4.34%) JIRA
5 153 (3.45%) Git (software)
6 139 (3.14%) Selenium
7 110 (2.48%) Jenkins
8 90 (2.03%) QuickTest Pro
9 82 (1.85%) NUnit
10 74 (1.67%) JUnit
11 69 (1.56%) WebDriver
12 67 (1.51%) Ant
13 62 (1.40%) Maven
14 52 (1.17%) ClearCase
15 49 (1.11%) TeamCity
16 45 (1.02%) Eclipse
17 40 (0.90%) CruiseControl
18 36 (0.81%) Hudson
19 34 (0.77%) Moq
20 29 (0.65%) MSBuild
General
1 1436 (32.42%) Finance
2 476 (10.75%) Banking
3 418 (9.44%) Retail
4 321 (7.25%) Telecoms
5 240 (5.42%) Marketing
6 164 (3.70%) Advertising
7 156 (3.52%) Investment Banking
8 104 (2.35%) Publishing
9 94 (2.12%) Legal
10 79 (1.78%) Back Office
11 59 (1.33%) Front Office
12 54 (1.22%) Financial Institution
12 54 (1.22%) Games
13 50 (1.13%) Law
14 39 (0.88%) Manufacturing
15 38 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
16 37 (0.84%) Automotive
17 28 (0.63%) Billing
18 24 (0.54%) Electronics
19 16 (0.36%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1165 (26.30%) Analyst
2 908 (20.50%) Project Manager
3 876 (19.78%) Business Analyst
4 845 (19.08%) Developer
5 371 (8.38%) Architect
6 254 (5.73%) Senior Analyst
7 186 (4.20%) Senior Business Analyst
8 182 (4.11%) .NET Developer
9 176 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
10 172 (3.88%) Senior Developer
11 167 (3.77%) Senior Manager
12 160 (3.61%) Consultant
13 158 (3.57%) Java Developer
14 155 (3.50%) Test Analyst
15 152 (3.43%) Development Manager
16 140 (3.16%) Senior Project Manager
17 135 (3.05%) Software Developer
18 131 (2.96%) Test Manager
19 118 (2.66%) Technical Manager
20 113 (2.55%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 906 (20.46%) .NET
2 552 (12.46%) HTML
3 453 (10.23%) CSS
4 412 (9.30%) XML
5 384 (8.67%) ASP.NET
6 323 (7.29%) Web Services
7 322 (7.27%) jQuery
8 240 (5.42%) HTML5
9 208 (4.70%) .NET Framework
10 201 (4.54%) J2EE
10 201 (4.54%) WCF
11 185 (4.18%) Ajax
12 164 (3.70%) Middleware
13 149 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 136 (3.07%) CSS3
15 122 (2.75%) SOAP
16 113 (2.55%) Spring
17 108 (2.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 101 (2.28%) WPF
19 96 (2.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 197 (4.45%) Computer Science
2 188 (4.24%) Mobile App
3 162 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
4 137 (3.09%) Management Information System
5 116 (2.62%) Open Source
6 87 (1.96%) Social Media
7 82 (1.85%) Digital Media
8 79 (1.78%) Mathematics
9 78 (1.76%) PMI
10 68 (1.54%) FMCG
11 59 (1.33%) Fixed Income
12 57 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 50 (1.13%) Mainframe
14 46 (1.04%) Equities
15 45 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
16 39 (0.88%) Client/Server
17 38 (0.86%) Blackberry
18 36 (0.81%) AS400
19 34 (0.77%) Smartphone
20 31 (0.70%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 365 (8.24%) Windows
2 237 (5.35%) Linux
3 165 (3.73%) UNIX
4 138 (3.12%) Android
4 138 (3.12%) Apple iOS
5 27 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (0.50%) Windows Phone
7 15 (0.34%) Windows CE
8 14 (0.32%) Solaris
9 12 (0.27%) VxWorks
10 10 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.16%) LynxOS
11 7 (0.16%) BlackBerry OS
12 6 (0.14%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.11%) Windows NT
14 4 (0.090%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.090%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.090%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.090%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1366 (30.84%) Project Management
2 1114 (25.15%) Scrum
3 1058 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
4 901 (20.34%) PRINCE2
5 708 (15.99%) Business Analysis
6 524 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 511 (11.54%) UML
8 485 (10.95%) E-Commerce
9 366 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 361 (8.15%) MVC
11 357 (8.06%) CRM
12 330 (7.45%) TDD
13 313 (7.07%) OO
14 312 (7.04%) Software Engineering
15 282 (6.37%) Change Management
16 251 (5.67%) Use Case
17 242 (5.46%) ITIL
18 226 (5.10%) RUP
19 217 (4.90%) Web Development
20 210 (4.74%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 849 (19.17%) SQL
2 785 (17.72%) C#
3 781 (17.63%) Java
4 476 (10.75%) JavaScript
5 223 (5.03%) C++
6 222 (5.01%) PHP
7 209 (4.72%) C
8 121 (2.73%) T-SQL
9 85 (1.92%) VB.NET
10 83 (1.87%) PL/SQL
10 83 (1.87%) VB
11 68 (1.54%) Perl
12 60 (1.35%) Python
13 41 (0.93%) Ada
14 38 (0.86%) COBOL
15 36 (0.81%) Bash Shell
16 33 (0.75%) VBA
17 26 (0.59%) PowerShell
18 24 (0.54%) MATLAB
19 23 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 789 (17.81%) Degree
2 403 (9.10%) ISEB
3 174 (3.93%) PMI Certification
4 148 (3.34%) Security Cleared
5 124 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 116 (2.62%) ISTQB
7 105 (2.37%) PMP
8 104 (2.35%) SC Cleared
9 83 (1.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 80 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 57 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 38 (0.86%) ISEB Practitioner
13 31 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
14 27 (0.61%) MCSD
15 16 (0.36%) CBAP
16 15 (0.34%) DV Cleared
17 14 (0.32%) MCP
18 13 (0.29%) HND
18 13 (0.29%) MCITP
19 12 (0.27%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 519 (11.72%) QA
2 77 (1.74%) SLA
3 68 (1.54%) ISO 9001
4 17 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.34%) Dublin Core
6 13 (0.29%) EMIR
6 13 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
7 8 (0.18%) DO-178B
7 8 (0.18%) FATCA
7 8 (0.18%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.18%) MiFID
7 8 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.11%) GAMP
9 5 (0.11%) GxP
9 5 (0.11%) HL7
9 5 (0.11%) COREP
10 4 (0.090%) Basel III
10 4 (0.090%) P3O
10 4 (0.090%) WCAG
System Software
1 43 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 35 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.14%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.090%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.068%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.068%) KVM
6 3 (0.068%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 2 (0.045%) UAG
7 2 (0.045%) HDFS
7 2 (0.045%) GPFS
7 2 (0.045%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.045%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.023%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.023%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.023%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 90 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (0.63%) Puppet
4 16 (0.36%) Vagrant
5 5 (0.11%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.090%) CA LISA
6 4 (0.090%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (0.090%) CA Endevor
6 4 (0.090%) Control-M
7 2 (0.045%) Sysprep
7 2 (0.045%) Nagios
7 2 (0.045%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.023%) Check_MK
8 1 (0.023%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 675 (15.24%) Microsoft
2 495 (11.18%) Oracle
3 196 (4.43%) SAP
4 158 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 111 (2.51%) IBM
6 67 (1.51%) Google
6 67 (1.51%) VMware
7 65 (1.47%) HP
8 55 (1.24%) Sage
9 47 (1.06%) TIBCO
10 46 (1.04%) hybris
11 38 (0.86%) Sybase
12 27 (0.61%) Siebel
12 27 (0.61%) Demandware
13 22 (0.50%) Sitecore
14 21 (0.47%) Citrix
15 20 (0.45%) Capita
16 18 (0.41%) CA
16 18 (0.41%) JBoss
17 16 (0.36%) Cisco
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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