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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 121 159 153
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -6
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2637 2116 2046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.40% 1.79% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 2.18% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2096 1707 1726
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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
91650 97108 87435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.32% 82.02% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74194 78433 71898
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 6 May 2015 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 6 May 2015. 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 +43 2464 £50,000 - 244
London +39 1046 £57,500 +4.54% 98
South East +23 557 £47,000 -6.00% 51
City of London +31 232 £57,500 -4.16% 27
Yorkshire +62 220 £40,000 -9.09% 18
East of England +53 180 £45,000 -5.26% 18
West Yorkshire +63 163 £40,000 -8.21% 15
Leeds +73 129 £40,750 -6.49% 11
Berkshire +33 124 £49,500 -10.00% 14
Surrey 0 123 £45,000 -10.00% 12
South West -5 118 £41,250 -13.15% 17
West Midlands +6 110 £47,500 - 10
North West +40 103 £42,500 -5.55% 15
Scotland +35 102 £42,500 -4.49% 7
East Midlands +48 98 £47,500 +15.15% 8
East Sussex +38 75 £44,000 +37.50% 4
Buckinghamshire +6 69 £44,250 -1.66% 3
Glasgow +40 67 £43,913 +6.45% 5
Brighton +41 65 £44,000 +37.50% 3
West Sussex +54 63 £50,000 +2.56% 4
Essex +32 60 £47,500 -13.63%
Milton Keynes +13 59 £45,000 -1.09% 2
Nottinghamshire +21 57 £47,500 +4.39% 7
Nottingham +15 57 £47,500 +4.39% 7
Manchester +35 53 £40,000 -3.43% 6
Hampshire -16 50 £45,000 - 6
Hertfordshire +17 49 £58,500 -38.42% 5
Reading +15 48 £50,000 -16.66% 6
Bristol -15 46 £46,250 -10.62% 4
South Yorkshire +10 40 £47,500 +35.71% 2

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 4775 (95.16%) Agile Software Development
2 1678 (33.44%) Finance
3 1442 (28.74%) Project Management
4 1157 (23.06%) Scrum
5 1020 (20.33%) PRINCE2
6 997 (19.87%) SQL
7 971 (19.35%) Java
8 924 (18.41%) .NET
9 767 (15.28%) C#
10 751 (14.97%) Microsoft
11 740 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 701 (13.97%) Degree
13 670 (13.35%) SQL Server
14 664 (13.23%) Business Analysis
15 657 (13.09%) Oracle
16 573 (11.42%) Banking
17 566 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
18 544 (10.84%) JavaScript
19 528 (10.52%) Retail
20 503 (10.02%) ISEB
21 495 (9.86%) HTML
22 475 (9.47%) QA
23 460 (9.17%) UML
24 452 (9.01%) MS Excel
25 447 (8.91%) TDD
26 438 (8.73%) Mentoring
27 412 (8.21%) MVC
28 396 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
29 393 (7.83%) E-Commerce
30 390 (7.77%) CSS

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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
1 290 (5.78%) SharePoint
2 92 (1.83%) WebSphere
3 80 (1.59%) WebLogic
4 72 (1.43%) CMS
5 61 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 57 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
7 48 (0.96%) Tomcat
8 43 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
9 41 (0.82%) Confluence
10 38 (0.76%) JBoss
10 38 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
11 37 (0.74%) IIS
12 36 (0.72%) Apache
13 34 (0.68%) MQSeries
14 28 (0.56%) SAS
15 23 (0.46%) Drupal
16 19 (0.38%) WebLogic Portal
17 14 (0.28%) Node.js
18 13 (0.26%) Umbraco
19 12 (0.24%) CICS
Applications
1 452 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 306 (6.10%) MS Project
3 149 (2.97%) MS Office
4 137 (2.73%) MS Visio
5 97 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.18%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.100%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.060%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.060%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.040%) Niku Workbench
11 2 (0.040%) XMetaL
12 1 (0.020%) SPSS
12 1 (0.020%) Mingle
12 1 (0.020%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.020%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 101 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (0.82%) SAP CRM
3 31 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
4 23 (0.46%) Radian6
5 20 (0.40%) Finacle
5 20 (0.40%) Markit EDM
5 20 (0.40%) Temenos T24
5 20 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
6 15 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
6 15 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 15 (0.30%) SAP IS-U
7 13 (0.26%) Magento
8 11 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 11 (0.22%) Agresso
9 9 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
10 6 (0.12%) Oracle Utilities
10 6 (0.12%) Primavera
10 6 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (0.12%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 75 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (1.39%) SaaS
3 64 (1.28%) Force.com
4 28 (0.56%) Office 365
5 23 (0.46%) Boomi
6 21 (0.42%) PaaS
7 11 (0.22%) Basecamp
8 8 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.12%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.12%) IaaS
9 6 (0.12%) GitHub
10 5 (0.100%) Yammer
10 5 (0.100%) FinancialForce.com
10 5 (0.100%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (0.060%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.060%) Veeva
12 2 (0.040%) Scribe Online
12 2 (0.040%) Cloud Coach
13 1 (0.020%) Silverpop
13 1 (0.020%) eCircle
Communications & Networking
1 110 (2.19%) Internet
2 49 (0.98%) Firewall
3 41 (0.82%) HTTP
4 30 (0.60%) WAN
5 27 (0.54%) SSL
6 26 (0.52%) TCP/IP
7 23 (0.46%) LAN
8 20 (0.40%) Network Security
9 18 (0.36%) Intranet
9 18 (0.36%) Ethernet
10 17 (0.34%) SAN
11 14 (0.28%) NAS
12 13 (0.26%) Wireless
13 12 (0.24%) Kerberos
13 12 (0.24%) HTTPS
14 9 (0.18%) LDAP
14 9 (0.18%) Broadband
15 7 (0.14%) SMTP
15 7 (0.14%) MVNO
16 6 (0.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 670 (13.35%) SQL Server
2 162 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 139 (2.77%) Relational Database
4 114 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 107 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 101 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 94 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 79 (1.57%) Big Data
9 69 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 68 (1.36%) MySQL
11 62 (1.24%) MongoDB
12 60 (1.20%) DB2
13 57 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 56 (1.12%) QlikView
15 54 (1.08%) RDBMS
16 35 (0.70%) NoSQL
17 23 (0.46%) HDInsight
18 22 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
19 20 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
20 18 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 250 (4.98%) Selenium
2 219 (4.36%) JIRA
3 205 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 203 (4.05%) Subversion
5 182 (3.63%) Visual Studio
6 178 (3.55%) Git (software)
7 153 (3.05%) Jenkins
8 117 (2.33%) Maven
9 108 (2.15%) WebDriver
10 77 (1.53%) QuickTest Pro
11 72 (1.43%) Eclipse
11 72 (1.43%) JUnit
12 59 (1.18%) SpecFlow
13 52 (1.04%) Cucumber
14 51 (1.02%) Ant
15 44 (0.88%) JBehave
16 39 (0.78%) TestNG
17 38 (0.76%) TeamCity
18 37 (0.74%) Moq
19 33 (0.66%) SoapUI
General
1 1678 (33.44%) Finance
2 573 (11.42%) Banking
3 528 (10.52%) Retail
4 252 (5.02%) Telecoms
5 214 (4.26%) Marketing
6 192 (3.83%) Advertising
7 91 (1.81%) Investment Banking
8 80 (1.59%) Back Office
9 73 (1.45%) Manufacturing
10 68 (1.36%) Games
11 61 (1.22%) Billing
12 51 (1.02%) Financial Institution
13 50 (1.00%) Electronics
13 50 (1.00%) Publishing
14 33 (0.66%) Legal
15 27 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
16 26 (0.52%) Front Office
17 23 (0.46%) Law
18 18 (0.36%) Automotive
18 18 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 1359 (27.08%) Analyst
2 1140 (22.72%) Project Manager
3 969 (19.31%) Business Analyst
4 896 (17.86%) Developer
5 337 (6.72%) Architect
6 242 (4.82%) Senior Manager
7 216 (4.30%) Test Analyst
7 216 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
8 203 (4.05%) Senior Project Manager
8 203 (4.05%) Senior Developer
9 194 (3.87%) Java Developer
10 190 (3.79%) .NET Developer
11 185 (3.69%) Consultant
12 175 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
13 163 (3.25%) Agile Business Analyst
14 156 (3.11%) Agile Project Manager
15 155 (3.09%) Senior Business Analyst
16 154 (3.07%) Development Manager
17 148 (2.95%) IT Project Manager
18 144 (2.87%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 924 (18.41%) .NET
2 495 (9.86%) HTML
3 390 (7.77%) CSS
4 382 (7.61%) ASP.NET
5 361 (7.19%) Web Services
6 320 (6.38%) jQuery
7 298 (5.94%) XML
8 217 (4.32%) J2EE
9 213 (4.24%) Spring
9 213 (4.24%) HTML5
10 209 (4.17%) .NET Framework
11 170 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 152 (3.03%) WCF
13 149 (2.97%) Ajax
14 142 (2.83%) Middleware
15 128 (2.55%) Hibernate
16 127 (2.53%) SOAP
17 104 (2.07%) CSS3
18 88 (1.75%) LINQ
18 88 (1.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 566 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
2 215 (4.28%) Computer Science
3 197 (3.93%) Management Information System
4 169 (3.37%) PMI
5 164 (3.27%) Mobile App
6 151 (3.01%) User Experience
7 144 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
8 116 (2.31%) FMCG
9 100 (1.99%) Open Source
10 81 (1.61%) Mathematics
11 61 (1.22%) Digital Media
12 58 (1.16%) Visualisation
13 51 (1.02%) Client/Server
14 48 (0.96%) Mainframe
15 47 (0.94%) SWIFT
16 44 (0.88%) N-Tier
17 42 (0.84%) Social Media
18 32 (0.64%) Reference Data
19 30 (0.60%) Derivative
19 30 (0.60%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 316 (6.30%) Windows
2 153 (3.05%) Linux
2 153 (3.05%) UNIX
3 40 (0.80%) Android
4 33 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (0.62%) Apple iOS
6 19 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (0.30%) CentOS
7 15 (0.30%) AIX
7 15 (0.30%) Solaris
8 14 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.18%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (0.14%) zOS
12 5 (0.100%) Windows CE
12 5 (0.100%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.080%) MVS
14 3 (0.060%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.060%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4775 (95.16%) Agile Software Development
2 1442 (28.74%) Project Management
3 1157 (23.06%) Scrum
4 1020 (20.33%) PRINCE2
5 740 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 664 (13.23%) Business Analysis
7 460 (9.17%) UML
8 447 (8.91%) TDD
9 438 (8.73%) Mentoring
10 412 (8.21%) MVC
11 396 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
12 393 (7.83%) E-Commerce
13 353 (7.03%) Use Case
14 351 (6.99%) CRM
15 316 (6.30%) User Stories
16 315 (6.28%) V-Model
16 315 (6.28%) ITIL
17 302 (6.02%) Software Delivery
18 299 (5.96%) OO
19 264 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 997 (19.87%) SQL
2 971 (19.35%) Java
3 767 (15.28%) C#
4 544 (10.84%) JavaScript
5 190 (3.79%) T-SQL
6 139 (2.77%) PL/SQL
7 134 (2.67%) C
8 122 (2.43%) PHP
9 117 (2.33%) Python
10 110 (2.19%) VB.NET
11 109 (2.17%) C++
12 102 (2.03%) Perl
13 67 (1.34%) Ruby
14 54 (1.08%) Shell Script
15 52 (1.04%) Apex Code
16 51 (1.02%) VB
17 39 (0.78%) PowerShell
18 35 (0.70%) Scala
19 30 (0.60%) R
20 28 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 701 (13.97%) Degree
2 503 (10.02%) ISEB
3 302 (6.02%) PMI Certification
4 226 (4.50%) ISTQB
5 167 (3.33%) PMP
6 121 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 107 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 102 (2.03%) Security Cleared
9 96 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 85 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 55 (1.10%) SC Cleared
12 36 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
13 30 (0.60%) MCSD
14 28 (0.56%) DV Cleared
15 25 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
16 21 (0.42%) MBA
16 21 (0.42%) HND
17 19 (0.38%) Sun Certification
18 16 (0.32%) MCSE
18 16 (0.32%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 475 (9.47%) QA
2 50 (1.00%) ISO 9001
3 37 (0.74%) PMBOK
4 30 (0.60%) SLA
5 21 (0.42%) COBIT
6 20 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 16 (0.32%) PCI DSS
8 13 (0.26%) WCAG
9 12 (0.24%) JSP 440
10 8 (0.16%) ISO 8583
10 8 (0.16%) P3O
11 7 (0.14%) FATCA
12 6 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 6 (0.12%) ISO 14001
13 5 (0.100%) ISO 9000
13 5 (0.100%) Solvency II
14 4 (0.080%) Data Quality
14 4 (0.080%) MiFID
14 4 (0.080%) Dodd-Frank
15 3 (0.060%) EMIR
System Software
1 56 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 25 (0.50%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.24%) vSphere
5 8 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (0.12%) KVM
7 3 (0.060%) vCloud
7 3 (0.060%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.040%) Firmware
8 2 (0.040%) NFS
9 1 (0.020%) qmail
9 1 (0.020%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.020%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.020%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 83 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.26%) Puppet
3 9 (0.18%) Backup Exec
4 7 (0.14%) TeamSite
4 7 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.14%) Ansible
5 6 (0.12%) MOM
5 6 (0.12%) Graphite
6 3 (0.060%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.060%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.060%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.040%) logstash
7 2 (0.040%) Control-M
7 2 (0.040%) SCCM
8 1 (0.020%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.020%) Nagios
8 1 (0.020%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.020%) Salt
8 1 (0.020%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.020%) yum
Vendors
1 751 (14.97%) Microsoft
2 657 (13.09%) Oracle
3 178 (3.55%) IBM
4 173 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 150 (2.99%) SAP
6 76 (1.51%) HP
7 66 (1.32%) VMware
8 61 (1.22%) Cisco
9 59 (1.18%) Cognos
10 54 (1.08%) Siebel
11 53 (1.06%) TIBCO
12 48 (0.96%) Informatica
13 47 (0.94%) Sitecore
14 45 (0.90%) Business Objects
15 33 (0.66%) Pega
16 32 (0.64%) Cognizant
17 31 (0.62%) Sun
17 31 (0.62%) Tableau
18 29 (0.58%) Citrix
19 26 (0.52%) Atlassian
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Computer People
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sandstone Technology
Salary: Market salary
Posted: 5 hours ago
United Kingdom
Ciber UK
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
United Kingdom
Ciber UK
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Highly Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £1.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £57000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and 26 days holidays
Posted: 8 hours ago
UK
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 10% bonus + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago