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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
UK
Rank 129 138 133
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2040 2389 2459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.43% 2.37% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 2.68% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1729 1981 2026
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +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
74451 89005 91068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.62% 88.15% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 61201 73892 74600
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 21 February 2017 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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +5 1927 £50,000 - 239
London -4 719 £60,000 +4.34% 84
South East -5 317 £50,000 - 46
Yorkshire +15 229 £45,000 +5.88% 26
City of London +35 200 £55,000 -12.00% 17
West Yorkshire +30 181 £45,000 +5.88% 18
South West +57 178 £42,500 -9.12% 16
North West +8 170 £45,000 +5.88% 15
East of England +33 155 £55,000 - 25
Leeds +20 115 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Manchester +10 108 £45,000 - 10
West Midlands -8 94 £45,000 -8.16% 14
Bristol +24 65 £42,500 -10.52% 11
Hampshire +2 62 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Surrey -22 59 £52,500 +5.00% 15
Berkshire -18 58 £47,000 -14.54% 5
Scotland -13 53 £53,500 +12.63% 4
Halifax +10 48 £45,000 -25.00% 4
Hertfordshire +3 46 £70,000 +16.66% 5
Oxfordshire +27 45 £54,250 -3.55% 7
West Sussex +36 43 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Bedfordshire +40 42 £50,000 -16.66% 10
South Wales +28 41 £40,000 +26.98% 3
Wales +15 41 £40,000 +29.03% 3
Gloucestershire -10 40 £47,500 -3.06% 1
Birmingham +6 36 £47,500 -17.39% 5
North East -5 34 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Wiltshire +34 32 £44,500 -1.11% 2
Essex +22 29 £85,000 -15.00% 2
Cardiff +22 28 £39,500 +26.40% 2

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 4312 (96.79%) Agile Software Development
2 1527 (34.28%) Finance
3 1093 (24.53%) Project Management
4 1052 (23.61%) SQL
5 1002 (22.49%) SDLC
6 867 (19.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 829 (18.61%) Scrum
8 775 (17.40%) .NET
9 709 (15.91%) Business Analysis
10 694 (15.58%) Java
11 689 (15.47%) PRINCE2
12 625 (14.03%) Microsoft
13 597 (13.40%) C#
14 576 (12.93%) SQL Server
15 548 (12.30%) Oracle
16 525 (11.78%) Degree
17 521 (11.69%) Retail
18 452 (10.15%) QA
19 445 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
20 441 (9.90%) E-Commerce
21 439 (9.85%) ISEB
22 437 (9.81%) Banking
23 421 (9.45%) HTML
24 386 (8.66%) JavaScript
25 369 (8.28%) TDD
26 367 (8.24%) JIRA
27 363 (8.15%) User Acceptance Testing
28 354 (7.95%) MS Excel
28 354 (7.95%) User Stories
29 344 (7.72%) Web Services

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
1 201 (4.51%) SharePoint
2 126 (2.83%) Confluence
3 97 (2.18%) CMS
4 81 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 76 (1.71%) WebSphere
6 71 (1.59%) JBoss
7 67 (1.50%) Apache
7 67 (1.50%) Tomcat
8 61 (1.37%) WebLogic
9 43 (0.97%) Umbraco
10 34 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
11 33 (0.74%) Apache Spark
12 31 (0.70%) IIS
13 23 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
14 21 (0.47%) Apache Solr
14 21 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
14 21 (0.47%) OpenStack
15 19 (0.43%) Jetty
16 16 (0.36%) Drupal
16 16 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 354 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 146 (3.28%) MS Office
3 142 (3.19%) MS Visio
4 122 (2.74%) MS Project
5 75 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.27%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.090%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.090%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.067%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.067%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.045%) InDesign
9 2 (0.045%) Mingle
9 2 (0.045%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.022%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 40 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.54%) Oracle Retail
3 23 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 22 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
4 22 (0.49%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 16 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 16 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
6 15 (0.34%) SAP ERP
6 15 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
7 14 (0.31%) SAP CRM
8 12 (0.27%) Endur
8 12 (0.27%) NetSuite
9 11 (0.25%) OpenLink RightAngle
10 10 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
11 9 (0.20%) Bankmaster
11 9 (0.20%) CA PPM
11 9 (0.20%) Finacle
11 9 (0.20%) Misys Equation
11 9 (0.20%) Primavera
11 9 (0.20%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 154 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 95 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 86 (1.93%) SaaS
4 23 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (0.49%) GitHub
6 18 (0.40%) Office 365
7 16 (0.36%) Force.com
8 13 (0.29%) PaaS
9 12 (0.27%) Basecamp
10 10 (0.22%) Boomi
11 9 (0.20%) OpenShift
12 8 (0.18%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.18%) Oracle CX
13 7 (0.16%) Data Lake Analytics
13 7 (0.16%) Yammer
14 6 (0.13%) Azure Machine Learning
15 5 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 5 (0.11%) CloudFront
15 5 (0.11%) Lucidchart
16 4 (0.090%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 71 (1.59%) Internet
2 52 (1.17%) HTTP
3 36 (0.81%) Intranet
4 24 (0.54%) HTTPS
5 18 (0.40%) Wireless
6 15 (0.34%) FTP
7 14 (0.31%) Extranet
7 14 (0.31%) Firewall
8 12 (0.27%) Ethernet
8 12 (0.27%) TCP/IP
9 9 (0.20%) Junos
10 8 (0.18%) LAN
10 8 (0.18%) LDAP
11 7 (0.16%) Skype
11 7 (0.16%) WAN
12 6 (0.13%) DNS
12 6 (0.13%) SSL
13 4 (0.090%) Network Security
13 4 (0.090%) VoIP
14 3 (0.067%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 576 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 228 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
3 179 (4.02%) Relational Database
4 166 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 145 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 112 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 108 (2.42%) Big Data
8 96 (2.15%) Oracle Database
9 78 (1.75%) RDBMS
10 77 (1.73%) MySQL
11 70 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
12 62 (1.39%) Hadoop
13 55 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
14 54 (1.21%) NoSQL
15 52 (1.17%) DB2
16 49 (1.10%) QlikView
17 45 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
18 44 (0.99%) MongoDB
19 43 (0.97%) Power BI
20 36 (0.81%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 367 (8.24%) JIRA
2 278 (6.24%) Selenium
3 250 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 166 (3.73%) Jenkins
5 149 (3.34%) Cucumber
6 116 (2.60%) Visual Studio
7 96 (2.15%) Git (software)
8 95 (2.13%) SoapUI
9 93 (2.09%) Subversion
10 74 (1.66%) SpecFlow
11 57 (1.28%) HP UFT
12 51 (1.14%) Maven
13 48 (1.08%) Eclipse
13 48 (1.08%) WebDriver
14 46 (1.03%) JUnit
15 44 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
16 42 (0.94%) Toad
17 34 (0.76%) IntelliJ
18 32 (0.72%) JMeter
19 31 (0.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 1527 (34.28%) Finance
2 521 (11.69%) Retail
3 437 (9.81%) Banking
4 226 (5.07%) Telecoms
5 225 (5.05%) Marketing
6 121 (2.72%) Legal
7 99 (2.22%) Advertising
8 82 (1.84%) Publishing
9 69 (1.55%) Financial Institution
10 61 (1.37%) Manufacturing
11 55 (1.23%) Back Office
12 51 (1.14%) Law
13 44 (0.99%) Games
14 37 (0.83%) Investment Banking
15 21 (0.47%) Retail Banking
16 17 (0.38%) Electronics
16 17 (0.38%) Front Office
17 16 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
18 15 (0.34%) Billing
19 13 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1263 (28.35%) Analyst
2 823 (18.47%) Business Analyst
3 811 (18.20%) Project Manager
4 695 (15.60%) Developer
5 279 (6.26%) Architect
6 219 (4.92%) Test Analyst
7 200 (4.49%) .NET Developer
8 196 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
9 189 (4.24%) IT Manager
10 180 (4.04%) Consultant
11 179 (4.02%) Senior Developer
12 166 (3.73%) Senior Manager
13 152 (3.41%) Test Engineer
14 146 (3.28%) C# Developer
15 145 (3.25%) Senior Project Manager
16 144 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
17 137 (3.08%) Java Developer
18 133 (2.99%) Software Project Manager
19 128 (2.87%) Development Manager
19 128 (2.87%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 775 (17.40%) .NET
2 421 (9.45%) HTML
3 344 (7.72%) Web Services
4 276 (6.20%) XML
5 255 (5.72%) CSS
6 222 (4.98%) ASP.NET
7 218 (4.89%) SOAP
8 146 (3.28%) .NET Framework
9 139 (3.12%) jQuery
10 133 (2.99%) REST
11 129 (2.90%) Spring
12 119 (2.67%) Middleware
13 104 (2.33%) HTML5
14 103 (2.31%) WCF
15 101 (2.27%) AngularJS
16 98 (2.20%) J2EE
17 86 (1.93%) WPF
18 72 (1.62%) ASP.NET MVC
18 72 (1.62%) Entity Framework
19 69 (1.55%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 445 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
2 167 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
3 163 (3.66%) Mobile App
4 158 (3.55%) Management Information System
5 157 (3.52%) Computer Science
6 143 (3.21%) User Experience
7 78 (1.75%) FMCG
8 64 (1.44%) PMI
9 61 (1.37%) Fintech
10 58 (1.30%) Virtual Team
11 53 (1.19%) iSeries
12 48 (1.08%) Data Centre
12 48 (1.08%) Fixed Income
13 44 (0.99%) Driving Licence
14 39 (0.88%) Digital Media
15 37 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 37 (0.83%) Reinsurance
16 36 (0.81%) Replication
17 32 (0.72%) iPad
18 25 (0.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 168 (3.77%) Windows
2 116 (2.60%) Linux
3 115 (2.58%) Unix
4 91 (2.04%) Android
5 52 (1.17%) Apple iOS
6 34 (0.76%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.25%) AIX
8 8 (0.18%) MVS
8 8 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
9 7 (0.16%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 6 (0.13%) Windows 10
10 6 (0.13%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.11%) zOS
12 3 (0.067%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.045%) Solaris
13 2 (0.045%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.045%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.022%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4312 (96.79%) Agile Software Development
2 1093 (24.53%) Project Management
3 1002 (22.49%) SDLC
4 867 (19.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 829 (18.61%) Scrum
6 709 (15.91%) Business Analysis
7 689 (15.47%) PRINCE2
8 441 (9.90%) E-Commerce
9 369 (8.28%) TDD
10 363 (8.15%) User Acceptance Testing
11 354 (7.95%) User Stories
12 333 (7.47%) UML
13 326 (7.32%) CRM
14 322 (7.23%) Mentoring
15 313 (7.03%) ITIL
16 305 (6.85%) Software Engineering
17 302 (6.78%) Change Management
18 282 (6.33%) Software Delivery
19 277 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
20 259 (5.81%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1052 (23.61%) SQL
2 694 (15.58%) Java
3 597 (13.40%) C#
4 386 (8.66%) JavaScript
5 207 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 134 (3.01%) PL/SQL
7 114 (2.56%) PHP
8 106 (2.38%) C
9 97 (2.18%) Python
10 65 (1.46%) C++
11 63 (1.41%) Perl
12 60 (1.35%) VB.NET
13 52 (1.17%) PowerShell
14 47 (1.05%) Bash Shell
14 47 (1.05%) Shell Script
15 45 (1.01%) RPG
16 36 (0.81%) VB
17 31 (0.70%) VBA
18 27 (0.61%) Ruby
19 21 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 525 (11.78%) Degree
2 439 (9.85%) ISEB
3 272 (6.11%) ISTQB
4 115 (2.58%) Security Cleared
5 108 (2.42%) PMI Certification
5 108 (2.42%) PMP
6 106 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 76 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 55 (1.23%) APMP
9 51 (1.14%) SC Cleared
10 39 (0.88%) DV Cleared
11 37 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 29 (0.65%) CBAP
12 29 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
13 27 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
14 25 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 22 (0.49%) IIBA
16 21 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (0.38%) CISSP
18 14 (0.31%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 452 (10.15%) QA
2 46 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (0.65%) MiFID
4 26 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 26 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.29%) ISO 14001
7 11 (0.25%) EMIR
7 11 (0.25%) SLA
8 10 (0.22%) Solvency II
9 8 (0.18%) AIFMD
9 8 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 7 (0.16%) TickIT
10 7 (0.16%) UCITS
11 4 (0.090%) COBIT
11 4 (0.090%) FATCA
11 4 (0.090%) P3O
11 4 (0.090%) PMBOK
11 4 (0.090%) SDET
12 3 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 22 (0.49%) Docker
2 20 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.25%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.11%) XenApp
5 4 (0.090%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.022%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.022%) Firmware
6 1 (0.022%) GPFS
6 1 (0.022%) HDFS
6 1 (0.022%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.022%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.022%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 112 (2.51%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (0.72%) Puppet
3 31 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (0.67%) Ansible
5 19 (0.43%) Kibana
5 19 (0.43%) logstash
5 19 (0.43%) Salt
6 6 (0.13%) Rancher
7 5 (0.11%) MOM
8 4 (0.090%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.067%) Control-M
9 3 (0.067%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.045%) rkt
10 2 (0.045%) SCCM
10 2 (0.045%) Terraform
11 1 (0.022%) Cisco IPCC
11 1 (0.022%) Nagios
11 1 (0.022%) Opsview
11 1 (0.022%) Perfmon
11 1 (0.022%) WSUS
Vendors
1 625 (14.03%) Microsoft
2 548 (12.30%) Oracle
3 162 (3.64%) SAP
4 144 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 134 (3.01%) HP
6 105 (2.36%) IBM
7 92 (2.07%) Informatica
8 50 (1.12%) Tableau
9 45 (1.01%) Atlassian
10 34 (0.76%) ATG
10 34 (0.76%) Sitecore
11 30 (0.67%) Sybase
12 28 (0.63%) Google
12 28 (0.63%) Hyperion
13 26 (0.58%) Cisco
13 26 (0.58%) Pega
13 26 (0.58%) Planview
13 26 (0.58%) Talend
14 25 (0.56%) PeopleSoft
14 25 (0.56%) Vermilion
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent basic salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £78,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Rushworths
Salary: Competitive base + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £33,500 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 2500
Posted: 8 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 2500
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £78,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday