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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 141 205 171
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -34
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2322 1516 1967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.03% 1.42% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 1.75% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1873 1319 1688
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +61 2169 £52,500 +5.00% 256
London +6 791 £60,000 +7.14% 97
South East +47 523 £50,000 - 57
City of London +9 188 £57,500 - 34
East of England +49 170 £50,000 - 21
North West +61 164 £47,000 +25.33% 22
South West +60 164 £45,000 - 19
Surrey +28 150 £52,500 +2.43% 17
Yorkshire +15 150 £46,750 +7.47% 21
Berkshire +49 122 £52,500 +16.66% 9
West Midlands +47 112 £50,000 +4.71% 9
East Midlands +53 106 £44,000 +17.33% 8
West Yorkshire +4 106 £45,500 +3.40% 13
Leeds +17 90 £46,000 +8.23% 11
Manchester +37 78 £40,750 -1.21% 11
Birmingham +44 72 £60,000 +41.17%
Scotland +24 71 £40,750 -1.80% 8
Cheshire +39 64 £55,000 +100.00% 6
Buckinghamshire +4 61 £49,500 -1.00% 4
Hertfordshire +36 60 £57,500 -13.53% 6
Bristol +44 59 £53,500 +64.61% 6
Nottinghamshire +26 53 £45,000 -10.44% 3
Milton Keynes +6 49 £47,500 +18.75% 2
West Sussex +29 47 £52,500 +10.52% 6
Nottingham +18 47 £45,000 -10.44% 3
Wales +26 46 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Bedfordshire +21 44 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Hampshire -3 44 £43,750 -2.77% 8
East Sussex -14 44 £40,000 - 3
Brighton -13 43 £40,000 - 2

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4307 (94.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1513 (33.25%) Finance
3 1391 (30.56%) Project Management
4 1186 (26.06%) Scrum
5 906 (19.91%) .NET
6 879 (19.31%) PRINCE2
7 856 (18.81%) SQL
8 797 (17.51%) Java
9 777 (17.07%) Degree
10 760 (16.70%) C#
11 680 (14.94%) Business Analysis
12 671 (14.74%) Microsoft
13 581 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 561 (12.33%) SQL Server
15 538 (11.82%) QA
16 535 (11.76%) HTML
17 531 (11.67%) Oracle
18 521 (11.45%) UML
19 490 (10.77%) Banking
20 482 (10.59%) JavaScript
21 475 (10.44%) E-Commerce
22 447 (9.82%) CSS
22 447 (9.82%) Retail
23 440 (9.67%) ISEB
24 423 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
25 416 (9.14%) MS Excel
26 408 (8.97%) XML
27 391 (8.59%) User Acceptance Testing
28 367 (8.06%) ASP.NET
29 360 (7.91%) Mentoring

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 285 (6.26%) SharePoint
2 133 (2.92%) CMS
3 90 (1.98%) WebSphere
4 81 (1.78%) Drupal
5 64 (1.41%) Apache
6 54 (1.19%) IIS
7 48 (1.05%) CICS
7 48 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
8 47 (1.03%) Umbraco
9 46 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
10 44 (0.97%) WebLogic
11 43 (0.94%) MQSeries
12 38 (0.83%) Tomcat
13 31 (0.68%) WordPress
14 25 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
15 23 (0.51%) SAS
16 22 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
16 22 (0.48%) Confluence
17 15 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 15 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 416 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 217 (4.77%) MS Project
3 202 (4.44%) MS Visio
4 155 (3.41%) MS Office
5 57 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (0.37%) Photoshop
7 12 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (0.088%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.066%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.022%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.022%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 116 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
3 30 (0.66%) Magento
4 28 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
5 20 (0.44%) Markit EDM
5 20 (0.44%) SAP CRM
6 19 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
6 19 (0.42%) SAP CO
6 19 (0.42%) Oracle CRM
6 19 (0.42%) SAP FI
7 17 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
8 12 (0.26%) SAP FSCM
9 9 (0.20%) Finacle
9 9 (0.20%) Temenos T24
9 9 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
9 9 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
9 9 (0.20%) SAP Business ByDesign
10 8 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
11 7 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
12 6 (0.13%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 114 (2.50%) SaaS
2 38 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (0.40%) PaaS
4 12 (0.26%) Force.com
5 10 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.22%) GitHub
5 10 (0.22%) Basecamp
6 9 (0.20%) Heroku
7 8 (0.18%) IaaS
8 7 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (0.088%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.066%) Taleo
11 2 (0.044%) Office 365
12 1 (0.022%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.022%) Trello
12 1 (0.022%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 174 (3.82%) Internet
2 74 (1.63%) HTTP
3 70 (1.54%) Intranet
4 44 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 35 (0.77%) Firewall
6 34 (0.75%) Broadband
7 21 (0.46%) SSL
8 20 (0.44%) LDAP
9 17 (0.37%) FTP
10 13 (0.29%) Ethernet
11 12 (0.26%) Wireless
12 11 (0.24%) DMZ
13 8 (0.18%) Extranet
14 7 (0.15%) CTI
15 6 (0.13%) Q.931
15 6 (0.13%) H.323
15 6 (0.13%) Unified Communications
15 6 (0.13%) SMTP
16 5 (0.11%) DNS
17 4 (0.088%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 561 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 166 (3.65%) MySQL
3 165 (3.63%) Relational Database
4 144 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
5 123 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 96 (2.11%) Oracle Database
7 83 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 80 (1.76%) RDBMS
9 73 (1.60%) DB2
10 72 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 51 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
12 45 (0.99%) OLAP
13 43 (0.94%) NoSQL
14 41 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
15 37 (0.81%) QlikView
16 36 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
17 35 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
18 30 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 28 (0.62%) Big Data
20 27 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 241 (5.30%) Subversion
2 209 (4.59%) JIRA
3 194 (4.26%) Visual Studio
4 191 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 153 (3.36%) Selenium
6 152 (3.34%) Git (software)
7 123 (2.70%) Jenkins
8 83 (1.82%) JUnit
9 76 (1.67%) QuickTest Pro
9 76 (1.67%) WebDriver
10 75 (1.65%) NUnit
11 67 (1.47%) Maven
12 65 (1.43%) Ant
13 56 (1.23%) ClearCase
13 56 (1.23%) TeamCity
14 44 (0.97%) Eclipse
15 43 (0.94%) Hudson
16 42 (0.92%) CruiseControl
17 31 (0.68%) Moq
18 30 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1513 (33.25%) Finance
2 490 (10.77%) Banking
3 447 (9.82%) Retail
4 334 (7.34%) Telecoms
5 254 (5.58%) Marketing
6 173 (3.80%) Advertising
7 135 (2.97%) Investment Banking
8 99 (2.18%) Legal
9 87 (1.91%) Publishing
10 83 (1.82%) Back Office
11 60 (1.32%) Law
12 56 (1.23%) Front Office
13 54 (1.19%) Games
14 52 (1.14%) Financial Institution
15 39 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
15 39 (0.86%) Manufacturing
16 31 (0.68%) Automotive
17 26 (0.57%) Billing
18 20 (0.44%) Electronics
19 19 (0.42%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1183 (25.99%) Analyst
2 940 (20.65%) Project Manager
3 876 (19.25%) Business Analyst
4 842 (18.50%) Developer
5 387 (8.50%) Architect
6 273 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
7 200 (4.39%) Senior Business Analyst
8 188 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
8 188 (4.13%) Senior Manager
9 175 (3.85%) Consultant
10 171 (3.76%) .NET Developer
11 169 (3.71%) Test Analyst
12 168 (3.69%) Senior Developer
13 162 (3.56%) Development Manager
14 157 (3.45%) Java Developer
14 157 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
15 134 (2.94%) Test Manager
16 129 (2.83%) Agile Project Manager
17 128 (2.81%) Software Developer
18 112 (2.46%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 906 (19.91%) .NET
2 535 (11.76%) HTML
3 447 (9.82%) CSS
4 408 (8.97%) XML
5 367 (8.06%) ASP.NET
6 341 (7.49%) Web Services
7 315 (6.92%) jQuery
8 232 (5.10%) HTML5
9 219 (4.81%) .NET Framework
10 206 (4.53%) J2EE
11 181 (3.98%) WCF
12 177 (3.89%) Ajax
13 167 (3.67%) Middleware
14 145 (3.19%) CSS3
15 139 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
16 131 (2.88%) Spring
17 117 (2.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 110 (2.42%) SOAP
19 100 (2.20%) WPF
20 83 (1.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 423 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
2 189 (4.15%) Computer Science
3 187 (4.11%) Mobile App
3 187 (4.11%) User Experience
4 164 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
5 132 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 126 (2.77%) Open Source
7 88 (1.93%) Social Media
8 85 (1.87%) PMI
9 79 (1.74%) Digital Media
10 78 (1.71%) Mathematics
11 74 (1.63%) FMCG
12 61 (1.34%) Fixed Income
13 59 (1.30%) Mainframe
14 46 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 46 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
15 42 (0.92%) Equities
16 38 (0.83%) Smartphone
17 37 (0.81%) Client/Server
18 34 (0.75%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 353 (7.76%) Windows
2 216 (4.75%) Linux
3 170 (3.74%) UNIX
4 128 (2.81%) Android
5 126 (2.77%) Apple iOS
6 29 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (0.37%) Windows Phone
8 13 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.26%) Windows CE
9 12 (0.26%) VxWorks
10 9 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.15%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.15%) LynxOS
11 7 (0.15%) Solaris
12 6 (0.13%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.11%) Windows NT
13 5 (0.11%) BlackBerry OS
14 4 (0.088%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.088%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.066%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4307 (94.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1391 (30.56%) Project Management
3 1186 (26.06%) Scrum
4 879 (19.31%) PRINCE2
5 680 (14.94%) Business Analysis
6 581 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 521 (11.45%) UML
8 475 (10.44%) E-Commerce
9 391 (8.59%) User Acceptance Testing
10 360 (7.91%) Mentoring
11 358 (7.87%) CRM
12 346 (7.60%) MVC
13 320 (7.03%) OO
14 302 (6.64%) TDD
15 287 (6.31%) Change Management
16 284 (6.24%) Software Engineering
17 256 (5.63%) Use Case
18 253 (5.56%) ITIL
19 227 (4.99%) RUP
20 221 (4.86%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 856 (18.81%) SQL
2 797 (17.51%) Java
3 760 (16.70%) C#
4 482 (10.59%) JavaScript
5 209 (4.59%) PHP
6 204 (4.48%) C
7 197 (4.33%) C++
8 122 (2.68%) T-SQL
9 88 (1.93%) VB
10 80 (1.76%) VB.NET
11 74 (1.63%) PL/SQL
12 56 (1.23%) Perl
13 52 (1.14%) Python
14 51 (1.12%) COBOL
15 42 (0.92%) Ada
16 35 (0.77%) PowerShell
17 30 (0.66%) Bash Shell
18 27 (0.59%) VBA
19 24 (0.53%) VBScript
20 21 (0.46%) VB6
Qualifications
1 777 (17.07%) Degree
2 440 (9.67%) ISEB
3 184 (4.04%) PMI Certification
4 175 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 143 (3.14%) ISTQB
6 127 (2.79%) SC Cleared
7 117 (2.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 109 (2.40%) PMP
9 99 (2.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 82 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 60 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 40 (0.88%) ISEB Practitioner
13 29 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
13 29 (0.64%) MCSD
14 19 (0.42%) DV Cleared
15 17 (0.37%) IIBA
16 15 (0.33%) CBAP
17 14 (0.31%) APMP
17 14 (0.31%) CCA
18 13 (0.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 538 (11.82%) QA
2 79 (1.74%) SLA
3 73 (1.60%) ISO 9001
4 21 (0.46%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.31%) Dublin Core
6 12 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.26%) EMIR
6 12 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
7 10 (0.22%) FATCA
8 9 (0.20%) MiFID
8 9 (0.20%) Data Quality
9 8 (0.18%) DO-178B
10 6 (0.13%) GxP
10 6 (0.13%) GAMP
11 5 (0.11%) WAI
11 5 (0.11%) HL7
11 5 (0.11%) COREP
12 4 (0.088%) WCAG
12 4 (0.088%) Basel III
12 4 (0.088%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 38 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.31%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.13%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 6 (0.13%) Terminal Services
4 6 (0.13%) KVM
5 4 (0.088%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.066%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.022%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.022%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.022%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.022%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.022%) HDFS
7 1 (0.022%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 95 (2.09%) HP Quality Center
2 35 (0.77%) Puppet
2 35 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (0.44%) Vagrant
4 8 (0.18%) Control-M
5 7 (0.15%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.13%) CA Endevor
7 4 (0.088%) ServiceCenter
7 4 (0.088%) CA LISA
8 3 (0.066%) MOM
9 2 (0.044%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.044%) Nagios
9 2 (0.044%) Sysprep
9 2 (0.044%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.022%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 671 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 531 (11.67%) Oracle
3 201 (4.42%) SAP
4 169 (3.71%) Salesforce.com
5 120 (2.64%) IBM
6 76 (1.67%) VMware
7 73 (1.60%) HP
8 62 (1.36%) Google
9 51 (1.12%) Sage
10 48 (1.05%) hybris
11 43 (0.94%) TIBCO
12 33 (0.73%) Siebel
13 28 (0.62%) Demandware
14 26 (0.57%) Sybase
15 24 (0.53%) JBoss
15 24 (0.53%) Cognos
16 23 (0.51%) Sitecore
17 21 (0.46%) Cognizant
18 20 (0.44%) Citrix
19 18 (0.40%) Cisco
South West
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + additional benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum £3K bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension, Child care vouchers, gym
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
IT Connections
Salary: to £52,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £33000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £33000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + medical,pension,bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday