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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 135 138 174
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +36
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2419 2432 1867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.39% 2.28% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 2.68% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2005 2044 1527
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,832
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -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
88003 90746 87556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.78% 85.19% 84.86%
Number of salaries quoted 73114 74566 69747
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 0 2258 £50,000 - 286
London +1 915 £57,500 -4.16% 105
South East -9 494 £50,000 +1.01% 49
Yorkshire +19 213 £42,500 +1.19% 23
City of London +17 191 £62,500 - 25
Surrey +4 168 £50,000 - 14
West Yorkshire +26 164 £44,000 - 18
East of England -16 148 £52,500 - 16
North West +20 139 £42,500 -5.55% 32
West Midlands +1 127 £49,000 +3.15% 22
Leeds +5 120 £40,750 -9.44% 14
Berkshire -30 120 £52,500 +5.00% 18
South West -39 116 £45,000 +5.88% 25
Scotland +17 97 £47,500 +18.75% 17
Manchester +27 73 £45,000 +2.27% 18
Hampshire +25 69 £49,000 +30.66% 8
Glasgow +19 65 £47,500 +26.66% 8
Hertfordshire -8 61 £60,000 -20.00% 2
East Midlands -14 61 £51,000 +13.33% 4
Birmingham +30 51 £57,500 +10.57% 5
Cheshire +39 50 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Buckinghamshire +7 48 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Bristol -13 46 £45,000 -7.21% 6
Reading -22 43 £55,000 +27.31% 3
Gloucestershire +24 39 £47,000 +25.33% 6
South Yorkshire +17 39 £35,000 -6.66% 1
North East +33 38 £50,000 +17.64% 12
Slough -11 38 £65,250 +30.50% 4
Reigate +4 37 £55,000 +10.00%
Edinburgh -3 37 £47,500 +18.75% 9

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4960 (95.55%) Agile Software Development
2 1836 (35.37%) Finance
3 1258 (24.23%) SDLC
4 1256 (24.20%) Project Management
5 1071 (20.63%) SQL
6 950 (18.30%) PRINCE2
7 927 (17.86%) Microsoft
8 922 (17.76%) Scrum
9 886 (17.07%) .NET
10 775 (14.93%) Java
11 727 (14.01%) SQL Server
12 719 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 714 (13.75%) Business Analysis
14 702 (13.52%) C#
15 695 (13.39%) Degree
16 621 (11.96%) Oracle
17 584 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
18 557 (10.73%) MS Excel
19 542 (10.44%) ISEB
20 523 (10.08%) JavaScript
21 516 (9.94%) QA
22 508 (9.79%) Retail
23 485 (9.34%) UML
24 484 (9.32%) XML
25 480 (9.25%) Banking
26 457 (8.80%) V-Model
27 445 (8.57%) Mentoring
28 439 (8.46%) SOA
29 434 (8.36%) Web Services
30 418 (8.05%) CRM

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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
1 222 (4.28%) SharePoint
2 119 (2.29%) Tomcat
3 107 (2.06%) IIS
4 94 (1.81%) Apache
4 94 (1.81%) CMS
5 83 (1.60%) Confluence
6 80 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
7 74 (1.43%) WebSphere
8 70 (1.35%) WebLogic
9 35 (0.67%) JBoss
10 34 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
11 30 (0.58%) Apache Spark
12 26 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 24 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
14 23 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
15 22 (0.42%) MS Exchange
15 22 (0.42%) MS Project Server
16 20 (0.39%) Jetty
17 19 (0.37%) Drupal
17 19 (0.37%) Node.js
Applications
1 557 (10.73%) MS Excel
2 290 (5.59%) MS Office
3 238 (4.58%) MS Project
4 223 (4.30%) MS Visio
5 124 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 19 (0.37%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.096%) RoboHelp
9 3 (0.058%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.039%) Niku Workbench
11 1 (0.019%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.019%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 148 (2.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 27 (0.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 24 (0.46%) Markit EDM
5 20 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
6 19 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
7 16 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 12 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
8 12 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
9 11 (0.21%) SAP PP
10 10 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
11 9 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
11 9 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
11 9 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
11 9 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
12 8 (0.15%) Summit
13 7 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 7 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
14 6 (0.12%) SAP PM
15 4 (0.077%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 134 (2.58%) SaaS
2 110 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (1.35%) Force.com
4 67 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
5 41 (0.79%) Office 365
6 29 (0.56%) PaaS
7 28 (0.54%) IaaS
8 26 (0.50%) Heroku
9 21 (0.40%) Yammer
10 18 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (0.19%) Azure Machine Learning
12 7 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (0.096%) GitHub
13 5 (0.096%) Google App Engine
13 5 (0.096%) Google Cloud Platform
14 4 (0.077%) iPaaS
14 4 (0.077%) SuccessFactors
15 3 (0.058%) Google Apps
16 2 (0.039%) Amazon EC2
17 1 (0.019%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 54 (1.04%) HTTP
1 54 (1.04%) Internet
2 44 (0.85%) SSL
3 22 (0.42%) Intranet
4 15 (0.29%) Kerberos
5 13 (0.25%) TCP/IP
6 11 (0.21%) SAN
7 10 (0.19%) HTTPS
7 10 (0.19%) WAN
8 8 (0.15%) Firewall
8 8 (0.15%) FTP
8 8 (0.15%) S/MIME
8 8 (0.15%) VLAN
9 7 (0.13%) Unified Communications
10 5 (0.096%) LAN
10 5 (0.096%) Wireless
11 4 (0.077%) 802.15
11 4 (0.077%) Broadband
11 4 (0.077%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (0.077%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 727 (14.01%) SQL Server
2 305 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 303 (5.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 288 (5.55%) Relational Database
5 271 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 271 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 197 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 184 (3.54%) RDBMS
8 118 (2.27%) Big Data
9 110 (2.12%) MySQL
10 103 (1.98%) Oracle Database
11 68 (1.31%) Power BI
12 64 (1.23%) PowerCenter
13 59 (1.14%) Hadoop
13 59 (1.14%) MongoDB
14 58 (1.12%) Pentaho
15 57 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
16 55 (1.06%) QlikView
17 46 (0.89%) NoSQL
18 45 (0.87%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 280 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 254 (4.89%) JIRA
3 246 (4.74%) Subversion
4 209 (4.03%) Git (software)
5 206 (3.97%) Selenium
6 163 (3.14%) Visual Studio
7 150 (2.89%) Jenkins
8 108 (2.08%) HP UFT
9 85 (1.64%) Eclipse
10 82 (1.58%) Maven
11 77 (1.48%) SoapUI
12 70 (1.35%) Ant
13 54 (1.04%) JUnit
14 53 (1.02%) WebDriver
15 44 (0.85%) NUnit
16 40 (0.77%) Bugzilla
16 40 (0.77%) TeamCity
17 39 (0.75%) Hudson
18 37 (0.71%) Mercurial
19 33 (0.64%) Cucumber
General
1 1836 (35.37%) Finance
2 508 (9.79%) Retail
3 480 (9.25%) Banking
4 225 (4.33%) Marketing
5 224 (4.32%) Telecoms
6 117 (2.25%) Advertising
7 82 (1.58%) Back Office
8 72 (1.39%) Investment Banking
9 68 (1.31%) Billing
10 65 (1.25%) Retail Banking
11 62 (1.19%) Legal
11 62 (1.19%) Manufacturing
12 57 (1.10%) Financial Institution
13 51 (0.98%) Law
14 49 (0.94%) Games
15 47 (0.91%) Publishing
16 38 (0.73%) Front Office
17 25 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
18 24 (0.46%) Electronics
19 18 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1504 (28.97%) Analyst
2 996 (19.19%) Project Manager
3 987 (19.01%) Developer
4 890 (17.15%) Business Analyst
5 469 (9.03%) Architect
6 313 (6.03%) Test Analyst
7 242 (4.66%) Senior Analyst
8 235 (4.53%) IT Manager
8 235 (4.53%) Java Developer
9 214 (4.12%) Senior Developer
10 210 (4.05%) Senior Manager
11 205 (3.95%) IT Project Manager
12 182 (3.51%) Agile Project Manager
13 176 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
14 161 (3.10%) Senior Project Manager
15 160 (3.08%) Software Project Manager
16 157 (3.02%) Consultant
17 155 (2.99%) SQL Developer
18 154 (2.97%) Senior Business Analyst
19 141 (2.72%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 886 (17.07%) .NET
2 484 (9.32%) XML
3 434 (8.36%) Web Services
4 412 (7.94%) HTML
5 350 (6.74%) ASP.NET
6 334 (6.43%) CSS
7 205 (3.95%) jQuery
8 150 (2.89%) Middleware
9 148 (2.85%) REST
10 131 (2.52%) SOAP
11 130 (2.50%) HTML5
12 128 (2.47%) Spring
13 119 (2.29%) J2EE
14 100 (1.93%) .NET Framework
15 99 (1.91%) Hibernate
16 97 (1.87%) JSON
17 95 (1.83%) RESTful
18 86 (1.66%) ASP.NET MVC
19 82 (1.58%) AngularJS
19 82 (1.58%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 584 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 223 (4.30%) Computer Science
3 199 (3.83%) Mobile App
4 185 (3.56%) Enterprise Software
5 149 (2.87%) User Experience
6 137 (2.64%) Management Information System
7 77 (1.48%) PMI
8 64 (1.23%) Digital Media
9 61 (1.18%) FMCG
10 59 (1.14%) Algorithms
11 57 (1.10%) Client/Server
11 57 (1.10%) Data Centre
12 53 (1.02%) Mathematics
13 52 (1.00%) Mainframe
14 46 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 43 (0.83%) N-Tier
16 40 (0.77%) Data Integration
16 40 (0.77%) EPoS
17 32 (0.62%) Derivative
18 29 (0.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 338 (6.51%) Windows
2 254 (4.89%) Linux
3 202 (3.89%) Unix
4 93 (1.79%) Android
5 75 (1.44%) Apple iOS
6 55 (1.06%) AIX
7 54 (1.04%) Mac OS X
8 47 (0.91%) Windows Server
9 33 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (0.31%) MVS
12 15 (0.29%) Windows 7
13 12 (0.23%) Windows Phone
14 11 (0.21%) Solaris
14 11 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (0.19%) Windows 2000
16 7 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.13%) Windows Vista
17 6 (0.12%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.096%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4960 (95.55%) Agile Software Development
2 1258 (24.23%) SDLC
3 1256 (24.20%) Project Management
4 950 (18.30%) PRINCE2
5 922 (17.76%) Scrum
6 719 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 714 (13.75%) Business Analysis
8 485 (9.34%) UML
9 457 (8.80%) V-Model
10 445 (8.57%) Mentoring
11 439 (8.46%) SOA
12 418 (8.05%) CRM
13 417 (8.03%) User Acceptance Testing
14 392 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
15 386 (7.44%) ITIL
16 361 (6.95%) E-Commerce
17 330 (6.36%) Change Management
18 291 (5.61%) TDD
19 289 (5.57%) Line Management
20 283 (5.45%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1071 (20.63%) SQL
2 775 (14.93%) Java
3 702 (13.52%) C#
4 523 (10.08%) JavaScript
5 153 (2.95%) PL/SQL
6 152 (2.93%) T-SQL
7 151 (2.91%) C
8 131 (2.52%) PHP
9 111 (2.14%) C++
10 89 (1.71%) Python
11 76 (1.46%) VB.NET
12 64 (1.23%) Perl
13 52 (1.00%) Apex Code
14 51 (0.98%) Ruby
15 40 (0.77%) VB
16 34 (0.65%) Objective-C
17 32 (0.62%) PHP 5
18 31 (0.60%) COBOL
19 29 (0.56%) Scala
19 29 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 695 (13.39%) Degree
2 542 (10.44%) ISEB
3 331 (6.38%) ISTQB
4 221 (4.26%) PMI Certification
5 220 (4.24%) Security Cleared
6 164 (3.16%) PMP
7 149 (2.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 138 (2.66%) SC Cleared
9 111 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 103 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 68 (1.31%) DV Cleared
12 39 (0.75%) APMP
12 39 (0.75%) CBAP
13 33 (0.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 26 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
14 26 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
15 22 (0.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
16 20 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
17 17 (0.33%) CESG Certified Professional
18 14 (0.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 516 (9.94%) QA
2 110 (2.12%) Data Quality
3 39 (0.75%) SLA
4 37 (0.71%) COBIT
5 29 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 22 (0.42%) MiFID
7 19 (0.37%) ISO 9001
8 12 (0.23%) P3O
9 10 (0.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 10 (0.19%) ISO27002
9 10 (0.19%) JSP 440
10 8 (0.15%) ISO20022
11 7 (0.13%) CRD IV
11 7 (0.13%) SEPA
11 7 (0.13%) TickIT
12 6 (0.12%) PCI DSS
13 5 (0.096%) ISO 8583
13 5 (0.096%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 4 (0.077%) PMBOK
15 3 (0.058%) SDET
System Software
1 51 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (0.096%) Firmware
4 4 (0.077%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.058%) Docker
5 3 (0.058%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.039%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.039%) vSphere
7 1 (0.019%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.019%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.019%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 206 (3.97%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (0.31%) Puppet
3 12 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 11 (0.21%) Ansible
4 11 (0.21%) Kibana
4 11 (0.21%) logstash
4 11 (0.21%) Salt
5 6 (0.12%) SCCM
6 5 (0.096%) Nagios
7 4 (0.077%) SCOM
8 2 (0.039%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 1 (0.019%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.019%) MOM
9 1 (0.019%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.019%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 927 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 621 (11.96%) Oracle
3 206 (3.97%) SAP
4 194 (3.74%) HP
5 179 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
6 168 (3.24%) IBM
7 77 (1.48%) Informatica
8 48 (0.92%) Atlassian
9 46 (0.89%) Tableau
10 42 (0.81%) Trillium
11 39 (0.75%) Siebel
12 36 (0.69%) Adobe
13 33 (0.64%) TIBCO
14 32 (0.62%) Cognizant
15 29 (0.56%) Sybase
16 26 (0.50%) Ab Initio
16 26 (0.50%) hybris
17 20 (0.39%) CollabNet
17 20 (0.39%) Pega
18 17 (0.33%) Infor
Worcester, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £100000.00 - £125000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000 - £54,000 + package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £11 - £130000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum £70-£85K dep on exp
Posted: 4 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £700000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £110000 per annum + bonu+benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + benefit+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago