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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
UK
Rank 130 131 140
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2036 2450 2355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.42% 2.45% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 2.79% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1681 2059 2012
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 £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -

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
74108 87810 88690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.15% 87.70% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61013 73052 73139
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 £76,000 £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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +4 1910 £50,000 - 260
London -8 715 £58,500 +1.73% 89
South East -29 304 £50,000 - 32
Yorkshire +11 206 £46,000 +4.54% 27
City of London +27 203 £55,000 -12.00% 24
South West +65 190 £42,500 -13.26% 19
East of England +42 184 £60,000 +14.28% 27
West Yorkshire +15 162 £46,000 +2.22% 20
North West -16 149 £45,000 +11.80% 25
Leeds +30 134 £46,000 +8.23% 11
West Midlands +9 101 £47,000 -5.05% 21
Manchester -10 90 £45,000 +11.80% 15
Berkshire +11 73 £47,500 -4.52% 8
Hertfordshire +13 68 £70,000 +16.66% 7
Bristol +15 61 £42,500 -15.00% 10
Scotland +5 61 £52,500 +10.52% 6
Surrey -44 55 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Hampshire -2 49 £47,000 +0.53% 9
Bedfordshire +41 46 £62,500 +10.61% 11
Watford +18 46 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Oxfordshire +35 45 £53,500 -14.40% 2
South Wales +18 45 £40,000 +17.64% 5
Wales +13 45 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Gloucestershire -3 42 £47,500 -3.06% 2
Birmingham -14 41 £52,500 -8.69% 13
West Sussex +11 38 £43,500 -13.00% 4
Wiltshire +54 33 £49,000 -6.66% 4
East Midlands -18 32 £47,500 -5.00% 10
Edinburgh +4 29 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Glasgow -13 29 £52,500 +10.52% 2

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 4388 (96.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1560 (34.29%) Finance
3 1137 (24.99%) Project Management
4 1014 (22.29%) SDLC
5 1006 (22.11%) SQL
6 929 (20.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 860 (18.91%) Scrum
8 765 (16.82%) .NET
9 753 (16.55%) PRINCE2
10 709 (15.59%) Business Analysis
11 677 (14.88%) Java
12 599 (13.17%) C#
13 592 (13.01%) SQL Server
14 591 (12.99%) Oracle
15 580 (12.75%) Microsoft
16 553 (12.16%) Retail
17 547 (12.02%) Degree
18 478 (10.51%) E-Commerce
19 475 (10.44%) QA
20 462 (10.16%) Banking
21 461 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
22 432 (9.50%) ISEB
23 431 (9.47%) JavaScript
24 422 (9.28%) HTML
25 395 (8.68%) JIRA
26 372 (8.18%) TDD
27 362 (7.96%) MS Excel
28 360 (7.91%) User Acceptance Testing
29 353 (7.76%) ITIL
29 353 (7.76%) 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
1 190 (4.18%) SharePoint
2 146 (3.21%) Confluence
3 109 (2.40%) CMS
4 89 (1.96%) WebSphere
5 86 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 68 (1.49%) WebLogic
7 66 (1.45%) Apache
8 60 (1.32%) Tomcat
9 55 (1.21%) JBoss
10 39 (0.86%) Umbraco
11 30 (0.66%) Apache Spark
11 30 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
12 21 (0.46%) IIS
12 21 (0.46%) nginx
12 21 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
13 20 (0.44%) Drupal
14 19 (0.42%) Apache Solr
14 19 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
14 19 (0.42%) OpenStack
15 18 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 362 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 159 (3.50%) MS Office
3 142 (3.12%) MS Visio
4 115 (2.53%) MS Project
5 90 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.22%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.13%) AutoCAD
7 6 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
8 4 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.044%) InDesign
9 2 (0.044%) Mingle
10 1 (0.022%) InVision
10 1 (0.022%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.022%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.022%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 39 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (0.75%) Oracle Retail
3 32 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
3 32 (0.70%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 25 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 22 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
6 15 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
7 14 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
7 14 (0.31%) Endur
7 14 (0.31%) SAP ERP
8 13 (0.29%) OpenLink RightAngle
8 13 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
8 13 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
9 10 (0.22%) CA PPM
9 10 (0.22%) SAP CRM
10 9 (0.20%) Finacle
10 9 (0.20%) Magento
10 9 (0.20%) Primavera
10 9 (0.20%) SunGard APT
10 9 (0.20%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 140 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 89 (1.96%) SaaS
3 82 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (0.55%) GitHub
5 22 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (0.48%) Office 365
6 20 (0.44%) Basecamp
7 16 (0.35%) Force.com
8 12 (0.26%) Oracle CX
8 12 (0.26%) PaaS
9 9 (0.20%) Data Lake Analytics
10 8 (0.18%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.18%) Yammer
11 7 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
11 7 (0.15%) Boomi
12 5 (0.11%) CloudFront
12 5 (0.11%) Lucidchart
13 4 (0.088%) AdWords
13 4 (0.088%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.088%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 71 (1.56%) Internet
2 61 (1.34%) HTTP
3 33 (0.73%) HTTPS
4 24 (0.53%) Intranet
5 21 (0.46%) Wireless
6 14 (0.31%) Extranet
6 14 (0.31%) Firewall
7 13 (0.29%) Junos
8 11 (0.24%) TCP/IP
9 10 (0.22%) Skype
10 9 (0.20%) SSL
11 8 (0.18%) FTP
11 8 (0.18%) LAN
12 7 (0.15%) Ethernet
12 7 (0.15%) LDAP
13 6 (0.13%) DNS
13 6 (0.13%) WAN
14 4 (0.088%) Unified Communications
14 4 (0.088%) VoIP
15 3 (0.066%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 592 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 226 (4.97%) Data Warehouse
3 189 (4.15%) Relational Database
4 167 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 158 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 118 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 101 (2.22%) Oracle Database
8 96 (2.11%) Big Data
9 93 (2.04%) MySQL
9 93 (2.04%) RDBMS
10 80 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
11 62 (1.36%) Hadoop
12 58 (1.28%) NoSQL
13 56 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
14 47 (1.03%) DB2
15 45 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
15 45 (0.99%) QlikView
16 39 (0.86%) MongoDB
16 39 (0.86%) Power BI
16 39 (0.86%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 395 (8.68%) JIRA
2 263 (5.78%) Selenium
3 260 (5.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 161 (3.54%) Jenkins
5 132 (2.90%) Cucumber
6 111 (2.44%) Visual Studio
7 88 (1.93%) Git (software)
8 80 (1.76%) SoapUI
9 74 (1.63%) Subversion
10 73 (1.60%) HP UFT
10 73 (1.60%) SpecFlow
11 48 (1.06%) WebDriver
12 44 (0.97%) Maven
13 43 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
14 36 (0.79%) LoadRunner
14 36 (0.79%) Toad
15 32 (0.70%) JUnit
16 30 (0.66%) Eclipse
17 29 (0.64%) JMeter
18 27 (0.59%) Bugzilla
General
1 1560 (34.29%) Finance
2 553 (12.16%) Retail
3 462 (10.16%) Banking
4 242 (5.32%) Telecoms
5 225 (4.95%) Marketing
6 130 (2.86%) Legal
7 101 (2.22%) Advertising
8 80 (1.76%) Publishing
9 78 (1.71%) Manufacturing
10 62 (1.36%) Financial Institution
11 52 (1.14%) Back Office
12 46 (1.01%) Law
13 43 (0.95%) Games
14 42 (0.92%) Investment Banking
15 24 (0.53%) Retail Banking
16 21 (0.46%) Front Office
17 20 (0.44%) Electronics
18 15 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
19 14 (0.31%) Billing
20 12 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1248 (27.43%) Analyst
2 836 (18.38%) Project Manager
3 796 (17.50%) Business Analyst
4 728 (16.00%) Developer
5 291 (6.40%) Architect
6 225 (4.95%) Test Analyst
7 211 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
8 208 (4.57%) .NET Developer
9 193 (4.24%) IT Manager
10 184 (4.04%) Consultant
10 184 (4.04%) Senior Manager
11 180 (3.96%) Senior Developer
12 166 (3.65%) C# Developer
13 156 (3.43%) Senior Project Manager
14 146 (3.21%) SQL Developer
15 143 (3.14%) C# .NET Developer
15 143 (3.14%) IT Project Manager
15 143 (3.14%) Software Project Manager
16 137 (3.01%) Development Manager
17 136 (2.99%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 765 (16.82%) .NET
2 422 (9.28%) HTML
3 353 (7.76%) Web Services
4 295 (6.48%) CSS
5 291 (6.40%) XML
6 195 (4.29%) ASP.NET
7 184 (4.04%) SOAP
8 145 (3.19%) jQuery
9 140 (3.08%) .NET Framework
10 134 (2.95%) Spring
11 121 (2.66%) Middleware
12 114 (2.51%) REST
13 105 (2.31%) HTML5
14 100 (2.20%) AngularJS
15 99 (2.18%) J2EE
16 88 (1.93%) WCF
17 74 (1.63%) Hibernate
18 66 (1.45%) WPF
19 64 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
20 60 (1.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 461 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 175 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 155 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
4 152 (3.34%) Computer Science
5 141 (3.10%) User Experience
6 140 (3.08%) Management Information System
7 100 (2.20%) FMCG
8 68 (1.49%) PMI
9 62 (1.36%) Fintech
9 62 (1.36%) Virtual Team
10 55 (1.21%) Driving Licence
11 52 (1.14%) Data Centre
11 52 (1.14%) iSeries
12 43 (0.95%) Mathematics
13 39 (0.86%) iPad
14 34 (0.75%) Digital Media
15 33 (0.73%) Replication
16 30 (0.66%) Data Integration
16 30 (0.66%) Fixed Income
17 29 (0.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 143 (3.14%) Windows
2 137 (3.01%) Linux
3 133 (2.92%) Unix
4 90 (1.98%) Android
5 50 (1.10%) Apple iOS
6 38 (0.84%) Windows Server
7 17 (0.37%) AIX
8 8 (0.18%) MVS
9 6 (0.13%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.088%) zOS
12 3 (0.066%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.044%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.044%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.022%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.022%) Solaris
14 1 (0.022%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4388 (96.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1137 (24.99%) Project Management
3 1014 (22.29%) SDLC
4 929 (20.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 860 (18.91%) Scrum
6 753 (16.55%) PRINCE2
7 709 (15.59%) Business Analysis
8 478 (10.51%) E-Commerce
9 372 (8.18%) TDD
10 360 (7.91%) User Acceptance Testing
11 353 (7.76%) ITIL
12 352 (7.74%) UML
13 336 (7.39%) User Stories
14 322 (7.08%) Mentoring
15 306 (6.73%) Software Engineering
16 305 (6.70%) Software Delivery
17 303 (6.66%) Change Management
18 294 (6.46%) CRM
19 274 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
20 254 (5.58%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1006 (22.11%) SQL
2 677 (14.88%) Java
3 599 (13.17%) C#
4 431 (9.47%) JavaScript
5 222 (4.88%) T-SQL
6 133 (2.92%) PHP
7 128 (2.81%) PL/SQL
8 111 (2.44%) C
9 110 (2.42%) Python
10 78 (1.71%) Perl
11 67 (1.47%) VB.NET
12 65 (1.43%) C++
13 64 (1.41%) PowerShell
14 52 (1.14%) Bash Shell
15 50 (1.10%) Shell Script
16 48 (1.06%) Ruby
17 47 (1.03%) VB
18 43 (0.95%) RPG
19 24 (0.53%) VBScript
20 22 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 547 (12.02%) Degree
2 432 (9.50%) ISEB
3 261 (5.74%) ISTQB
4 117 (2.57%) Security Cleared
5 108 (2.37%) PMP
6 107 (2.35%) PMI Certification
7 99 (2.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 99 (2.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 49 (1.08%) APMP
9 47 (1.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 45 (0.99%) SC Cleared
11 44 (0.97%) DV Cleared
12 28 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
13 27 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
13 27 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (0.53%) CBAP
15 23 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 17 (0.37%) CCNA
16 17 (0.37%) CISSP
16 17 (0.37%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 475 (10.44%) QA
2 46 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (0.62%) MiFID
3 28 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 27 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 23 (0.51%) Data Quality
6 18 (0.40%) SLA
7 11 (0.24%) ISO 14001
8 10 (0.22%) Solvency II
9 9 (0.20%) EMIR
10 8 (0.18%) AIFMD
10 8 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 8 (0.18%) TickIT
11 7 (0.15%) UCITS
12 6 (0.13%) COBIT
13 4 (0.088%) HL7
13 4 (0.088%) P3O
13 4 (0.088%) SDET
14 3 (0.066%) PMBOK
14 3 (0.066%) SEPA
System Software
1 25 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 19 (0.42%) Docker
3 6 (0.13%) XenApp
4 2 (0.044%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.044%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.022%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.022%) Firmware
5 1 (0.022%) GPFS
5 1 (0.022%) HDFS
5 1 (0.022%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.022%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.022%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 122 (2.68%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (0.64%) Puppet
3 25 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (0.53%) Ansible
5 17 (0.37%) Kibana
5 17 (0.37%) logstash
5 17 (0.37%) Salt
6 9 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (0.088%) Rancher
7 4 (0.088%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.066%) Control-M
8 3 (0.066%) MOM
8 3 (0.066%) Nagios
9 2 (0.044%) rkt
9 2 (0.044%) Terraform
10 1 (0.022%) Cisco IPCC
10 1 (0.022%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.022%) SCCM
10 1 (0.022%) SCSM
10 1 (0.022%) WSUS
Vendors
1 591 (12.99%) Oracle
2 580 (12.75%) Microsoft
3 157 (3.45%) SAP
4 135 (2.97%) HP
5 123 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
6 97 (2.13%) Informatica
7 96 (2.11%) IBM
8 45 (0.99%) Atlassian
8 45 (0.99%) Tableau
9 44 (0.97%) ATG
10 38 (0.84%) Hyperion
11 37 (0.81%) Sitecore
12 35 (0.77%) PeopleSoft
13 33 (0.73%) Cisco
13 33 (0.73%) Retek
14 32 (0.70%) VMware
15 31 (0.68%) Teradata
16 26 (0.57%) Planview
17 25 (0.55%) ServiceNow
18 23 (0.51%) Talend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,687 to £33,597 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 15 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £1200000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £65k - 80k per year + car
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: £31000 - £34000 per annum + CARE, pension scheme & flexi working
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: c.£45,000 DOE
Posted: 16 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 50,000 - 55,000, + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
North East
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ebury
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago