The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 157 153 190
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +37
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2196 1977 1786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.81% 1.78% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 2.26% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1770 1645 1510
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,535 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,127 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.44% +15.31%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97509 87535 96223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.84% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78334 71800 81781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -3 2030 £50,000 - 209
London -7 959 £55,000 +4.76% 99
South East +8 487 £50,000 +2.04% 49
City of London -1 246 £57,500 +4.54% 35
Surrey -4 159 £52,500 +5.00% 14
Yorkshire +35 137 £44,500 +15.58% 14
East of England -44 121 £45,000 -10.00% 11
South West +47 114 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Berkshire +5 97 £55,000 +15.78% 7
West Yorkshire +24 85 £44,250 +2.50% 9
Scotland +33 82 £41,500 -7.77% 14
North West -54 76 £44,950 +28.42% 11
West Midlands -36 66 £46,000 -8.00% 8
East Midlands -10 64 £42,500 - 4
Bristol +42 60 £46,500 +16.25% 8
Hampshire -5 58 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Leeds +15 53 £46,250 +30.28% 4
Oxfordshire 0 49 £50,000 -23.07% 10
Buckinghamshire +30 48 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Wales +31 44 £35,000 - 7
Edinburgh +15 43 £42,000 +12.00% 1
Manchester -20 42 £40,000 +8.84% 5
Reigate 0 40 £52,500 +5.00%
Nottingham +28 39 £45,000 +16.12% 2
Nottinghamshire +18 39 £45,000 +12.50% 2
South Wales +26 34 £36,250 +3.57% 7
East Sussex +5 33 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Brighton +7 31 £42,000 +50.00%
Cambridgeshire +6 31 £41,500 -17.00% 1
Glasgow -4 30 £40,000 -11.11% 11

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1303 (32.63%) Project Management
2 1250 (31.30%) Finance
3 1046 (26.20%) Agile Software Development
4 1008 (25.24%) Scrum
5 873 (21.86%) PRINCE2
6 840 (21.04%) .NET
7 740 (18.53%) Degree
8 738 (18.48%) C#
9 720 (18.03%) Java
10 714 (17.88%) SQL
11 702 (17.58%) Microsoft
12 579 (14.50%) Business Analysis
13 540 (13.52%) SQL Server
14 497 (12.45%) HTML
15 455 (11.39%) MS Excel
16 435 (10.89%) E-Commerce
17 434 (10.87%) JavaScript
18 422 (10.57%) UML
19 416 (10.42%) QA
20 409 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
21 395 (9.89%) Banking
22 391 (9.79%) Windows
23 383 (9.59%) Oracle
24 382 (9.57%) ISEB
25 356 (8.92%) ASP.NET
26 355 (8.89%) XML
26 355 (8.89%) Software Engineering
27 327 (8.19%) CSS
28 294 (7.36%) CRM
29 293 (7.34%) OO

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 233 (5.84%) SharePoint
2 123 (3.08%) CMS
3 66 (1.65%) Apache
4 58 (1.45%) Tomcat
5 50 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 47 (1.18%) Drupal
7 45 (1.13%) IIS
8 42 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
9 41 (1.03%) WebSphere
10 39 (0.98%) WebLogic
11 38 (0.95%) MQSeries
12 32 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
13 21 (0.53%) Umbraco
14 17 (0.43%) MS Project Server
15 14 (0.35%) SharePoint Foundation
15 14 (0.35%) Adobe CQ
16 13 (0.33%) Confluence
17 12 (0.30%) SAS
17 12 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
18 11 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 455 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 208 (5.21%) MS Project
3 174 (4.36%) MS Office
4 169 (4.23%) MS Visio
5 82 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.13%) Open Workbench
8 4 (0.10%) XMetaL
8 4 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.075%) SPSS
10 2 (0.050%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.050%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.050%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.025%) Mingle
11 1 (0.025%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.025%) GenStat
11 1 (0.025%) Stata
Business Applications
1 106 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (0.50%) Magento
4 13 (0.33%) Markit EDM
5 9 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.20%) SAP CRM
6 8 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
6 8 (0.20%) Temenos T24
7 7 (0.18%) SAP CO
7 7 (0.18%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.18%) SAP FI
7 7 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
8 6 (0.15%) SAP SD
8 6 (0.15%) SAP MM
8 6 (0.15%) SAP WM
8 6 (0.15%) SAP LE
8 6 (0.15%) SAP Retail
9 5 (0.13%) Academy Housing
10 4 (0.10%) arcHouse
10 4 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 86 (2.15%) SaaS
2 28 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.20%) IaaS
6 5 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.13%) PaaS
7 4 (0.10%) GitHub
8 3 (0.075%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.075%) Office 365
9 1 (0.025%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.025%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.025%) Route 53
9 1 (0.025%) Heroku
9 1 (0.025%) Force.com
9 1 (0.025%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 129 (3.23%) Internet
2 44 (1.10%) Intranet
3 39 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 28 (0.70%) HTTP
5 21 (0.53%) Extranet
6 17 (0.43%) 4G
6 17 (0.43%) FTP
7 9 (0.23%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (0.23%) Ethernet
8 8 (0.20%) MVNO
9 7 (0.18%) Broadband
10 6 (0.15%) RFID
10 6 (0.15%) Wireless
10 6 (0.15%) DNS
11 5 (0.13%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.10%) Kerberos
12 4 (0.10%) LDAP
12 4 (0.10%) Network Security
13 3 (0.075%) Unified Communications
13 3 (0.075%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 540 (13.52%) SQL Server
2 151 (3.78%) MySQL
3 131 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 99 (2.48%) Oracle Database
4 99 (2.48%) Relational Database
5 80 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 70 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 64 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 54 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 52 (1.30%) RDBMS
10 25 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 24 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
12 23 (0.58%) MongoDB
13 22 (0.55%) QlikView
14 21 (0.53%) NoSQL
15 20 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
15 20 (0.50%) Big Data
16 15 (0.38%) OLAP
17 14 (0.35%) DB2
17 14 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 226 (5.66%) Visual Studio
2 158 (3.96%) Selenium
3 156 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 118 (2.96%) JIRA
5 105 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
6 97 (2.43%) Subversion
7 82 (2.05%) Git (software)
8 68 (1.70%) JUnit
9 62 (1.55%) NUnit
10 53 (1.33%) Maven
11 51 (1.28%) Ant
11 51 (1.28%) Jenkins
12 46 (1.15%) Eclipse
13 36 (0.90%) LoadRunner
14 27 (0.68%) CruiseControl
15 25 (0.63%) WebDriver
16 20 (0.50%) Selenium IDE
16 20 (0.50%) MSBuild
17 19 (0.48%) Trac
18 17 (0.43%) Moq
General
1 1250 (31.30%) Finance
2 395 (9.89%) Banking
3 254 (6.36%) Retail
4 243 (6.09%) Marketing
5 204 (5.11%) Telecoms
6 158 (3.96%) Investment Banking
7 115 (2.88%) Publishing
8 95 (2.38%) Advertising
9 90 (2.25%) Back Office
10 85 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
10 85 (2.13%) Legal
11 56 (1.40%) Front Office
12 50 (1.25%) Games
13 49 (1.23%) Law
14 41 (1.03%) Financial Institution
15 38 (0.95%) Billing
16 34 (0.85%) Manufacturing
17 25 (0.63%) Multimedia
18 21 (0.53%) Automotive
19 19 (0.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1082 (27.10%) Analyst
2 968 (24.24%) Project Manager
3 780 (19.53%) Business Analyst
4 741 (18.56%) Developer
5 221 (5.53%) Architect
6 201 (5.03%) Senior Analyst
7 195 (4.88%) Senior Manager
8 187 (4.68%) Senior Developer
9 184 (4.61%) Development Manager
10 179 (4.48%) .NET Developer
11 163 (4.08%) Senior Project Manager
12 159 (3.98%) Java Developer
13 155 (3.88%) Test Analyst
14 135 (3.38%) Software Developer
15 129 (3.23%) Agile Business Analyst
16 127 (3.18%) Senior Business Analyst
17 122 (3.06%) Test Manager
18 118 (2.96%) Agile Project Manager
19 109 (2.73%) Consultant
20 106 (2.65%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 840 (21.04%) .NET
2 497 (12.45%) HTML
3 356 (8.92%) ASP.NET
4 355 (8.89%) XML
5 327 (8.19%) CSS
6 268 (6.71%) Web Services
7 211 (5.28%) HTML5
8 201 (5.03%) J2EE
9 180 (4.51%) jQuery
10 148 (3.71%) WCF
11 131 (3.28%) .NET Framework
12 113 (2.83%) SOAP
12 113 (2.83%) Spring
13 112 (2.80%) Ajax
13 112 (2.80%) Middleware
14 83 (2.08%) JSON
15 80 (2.00%) Hibernate
15 80 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 69 (1.73%) CSS3
17 60 (1.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 227 (5.68%) Computer Science
2 181 (4.53%) Mobile App
3 122 (3.06%) Management Information System
4 113 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
5 91 (2.28%) Digital Media
6 81 (2.03%) PMI
7 76 (1.90%) Mathematics
8 65 (1.63%) Open Source
9 62 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 53 (1.33%) Social Media
11 33 (0.83%) Physics
12 32 (0.80%) Blackberry
13 31 (0.78%) Client/Server
14 28 (0.70%) New Media
15 27 (0.68%) Kindle
16 26 (0.65%) Mainframe
16 26 (0.65%) Derivative
17 25 (0.63%) AS400
18 22 (0.55%) Equities
18 22 (0.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 391 (9.79%) Windows
2 228 (5.71%) Linux
3 125 (3.13%) UNIX
4 118 (2.96%) Apple iOS
5 104 (2.60%) Android
6 25 (0.63%) Windows Phone
7 20 (0.50%) Solaris
8 19 (0.48%) Windows 7
9 15 (0.38%) BlackBerry OS
9 15 (0.38%) Windows CE
10 13 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.25%) VxWorks
11 10 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (0.25%) Ubuntu
12 9 (0.23%) Windows Vista
12 9 (0.23%) Windows 2000
13 8 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.15%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1303 (32.63%) Project Management
2 1046 (26.20%) Agile Software Development
3 1008 (25.24%) Scrum
4 873 (21.86%) PRINCE2
5 579 (14.50%) Business Analysis
6 435 (10.89%) E-Commerce
7 422 (10.57%) UML
8 409 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 355 (8.89%) Software Engineering
10 294 (7.36%) CRM
11 293 (7.34%) OO
12 291 (7.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 286 (7.16%) TDD
14 225 (5.63%) Use Case
15 217 (5.43%) Change Management
16 215 (5.38%) ITIL
17 211 (5.28%) RUP
18 209 (5.23%) MVC
19 202 (5.06%) Test Scripting
20 191 (4.78%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 738 (18.48%) C#
2 720 (18.03%) Java
3 714 (17.88%) SQL
4 434 (10.87%) JavaScript
5 285 (7.14%) C++
6 203 (5.08%) PHP
7 163 (4.08%) C
8 123 (3.08%) T-SQL
9 79 (1.98%) VB.NET
10 77 (1.93%) Python
11 61 (1.53%) Perl
12 59 (1.48%) Ruby
13 52 (1.30%) PL/SQL
14 49 (1.23%) VB
15 38 (0.95%) Objective-C
16 35 (0.88%) VBA
17 28 (0.70%) VBScript
18 27 (0.68%) Bash Shell
19 24 (0.60%) PowerShell
20 23 (0.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 740 (18.53%) Degree
2 382 (9.57%) ISEB
3 180 (4.51%) PMI Certification
4 129 (3.23%) ISTQB
5 115 (2.88%) PMP
6 96 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 84 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 75 (1.88%) Security Cleared
9 49 (1.23%) SC Cleared
10 33 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 26 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
11 26 (0.65%) IIBA
12 24 (0.60%) HND
13 16 (0.40%) CBAP
14 15 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
15 10 (0.25%) MAPM
16 9 (0.23%) MCP
17 8 (0.20%) MBA
17 8 (0.20%) MCSD
17 8 (0.20%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 416 (10.42%) QA
2 43 (1.08%) ISO 9001
3 31 (0.78%) SLA
4 11 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
5 10 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.25%) EMIR
5 10 (0.25%) P3O
6 9 (0.23%) Dublin Core
7 7 (0.18%) COBIT
8 6 (0.15%) TickIT
8 6 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.15%) DO-178B
9 5 (0.13%) ISO 9002
10 4 (0.10%) Basel II
10 4 (0.10%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.10%) Basel III
11 3 (0.075%) JSP 440
11 3 (0.075%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.050%) WAI
System Software
1 42 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 19 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.13%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.075%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.075%) UAG
4 3 (0.075%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 3 (0.075%) VMware Server
4 3 (0.075%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.050%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.050%) KVM
6 1 (0.025%) qmail
6 1 (0.025%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 67 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.20%) Puppet
4 7 (0.18%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.050%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.050%) Control-M
5 2 (0.050%) Nagios
5 2 (0.050%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.050%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.025%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.025%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.025%) YUM
6 1 (0.025%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.025%) Cacti
6 1 (0.025%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.025%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.025%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.025%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.025%) OpenView
6 1 (0.025%) Netcool
Vendors
1 702 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 383 (9.59%) Oracle
3 85 (2.13%) IBM
3 85 (2.13%) SAP
4 81 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
5 73 (1.83%) Google
6 70 (1.75%) HP
7 40 (1.00%) Sybase
8 35 (0.88%) Apple
9 32 (0.80%) TIBCO
9 32 (0.80%) Sitecore
10 27 (0.68%) JBoss
11 24 (0.60%) VMware
12 22 (0.55%) Sage
13 21 (0.53%) JD Edwards
14 20 (0.50%) Atlassian
14 20 (0.50%) Capita
15 19 (0.48%) hybris
16 18 (0.45%) Sun
16 18 (0.45%) Siebel
London
Cognizant
Posted: 12 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, health, 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Highly competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago