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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 128 135 167
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +32
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2460 2453 2167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.50% 2.30% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 2.66% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2024 1957 1750
Median salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.24% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median 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
86377 92187 101946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.85% 86.40% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 71946 74977 82884
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +9 2288 £53,000 +6.00% 211
London +2 969 £62,500 +8.69% 72
South East -30 389 £50,000 +11.11% 36
Yorkshire +41 264 £42,500 +6.25% 33
City of London +40 220 £65,000 +16.07% 21
East of England +47 208 £57,500 +27.77% 13
West Yorkshire +28 205 £42,500 +6.25% 25
Leeds +23 134 £42,500 +2.40% 20
West Midlands +22 124 £45,000 -5.26% 12
South West +18 123 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Surrey -1 121 £52,500 +23.52% 9
Scotland -5 106 £47,500 +9.30% 11
East Midlands +1 97 £47,500 - 14
Hertfordshire +47 91 £64,000 +18.51% 8
Berkshire -1 73 £55,000 +15.78% 6
North West -7 68 £43,750 -2.77% 13
Bedfordshire +42 60 £65,000 +44.44% 3
Glasgow -27 53 £51,250 +16.70% 5
Birmingham +2 52 £47,500 - 3
Oxfordshire +23 51 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Edinburgh +22 49 £47,500 +23.37% 4
North Yorkshire +31 45 £39,000 -8.23% 4
Gloucestershire +26 44 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Bradford +34 43 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Wales +26 43 £36,500 -2.66%
Hampshire -5 43 £55,000 +22.22% 7
West Sussex -13 43 £43,750 -12.50% 3
Nottinghamshire -12 42 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Watford +39 41 £64,000 +16.36% 3
Nottingham -7 41 £50,000 +5.26% 5

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 4672 (95.70%) Agile Software Development
2 1757 (35.99%) Finance
3 1305 (26.73%) SDLC
4 1155 (23.66%) Project Management
5 1024 (20.98%) SQL
6 930 (19.05%) Scrum
7 811 (16.61%) Java
8 799 (16.37%) .NET
9 795 (16.28%) PRINCE2
10 792 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 753 (15.42%) Business Analysis
12 738 (15.12%) Oracle
13 677 (13.87%) Microsoft
14 671 (13.74%) SQL Server
15 611 (12.52%) Degree
16 565 (11.57%) C#
17 563 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
18 517 (10.59%) QA
19 510 (10.45%) UML
20 505 (10.34%) Retail
21 480 (9.83%) ISEB
21 480 (9.83%) User Acceptance Testing
22 465 (9.52%) JavaScript
23 446 (9.14%) ITIL
24 435 (8.91%) Banking
25 413 (8.46%) HTML
26 391 (8.01%) Mentoring
27 389 (7.97%) XML
28 388 (7.95%) JIRA
29 383 (7.85%) SOA

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
1 168 (3.44%) SharePoint
2 127 (2.60%) Tomcat
3 109 (2.23%) IIS
4 108 (2.21%) WebSphere
5 101 (2.07%) Confluence
6 76 (1.56%) CMS
7 61 (1.25%) Apache
8 53 (1.09%) WebLogic
9 52 (1.07%) Apache Spark
10 44 (0.90%) Umbraco
11 36 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
12 34 (0.70%) JBoss
12 34 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
13 27 (0.55%) NServiceBus
14 25 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
15 24 (0.49%) SAS
16 23 (0.47%) Node.js
17 20 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
17 20 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
18 19 (0.39%) Jetty
Applications
1 344 (7.05%) MS Excel
2 226 (4.63%) MS Office
3 165 (3.38%) MS Project
4 139 (2.85%) MS Visio
5 92 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.25%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.16%) Mingle
8 5 (0.10%) RoboHelp
9 3 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.061%) XMetaL
10 1 (0.020%) Gliffy
10 1 (0.020%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 76 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 49 (1.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 44 (0.90%) Oracle Retail
4 40 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
5 31 (0.63%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 27 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
7 25 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
8 21 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
9 19 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 19 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 15 (0.31%) SAP CRM
11 12 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
11 12 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
12 11 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
13 9 (0.18%) SAP PP
14 8 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
15 7 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
15 7 (0.14%) HFM
15 7 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
16 6 (0.12%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 120 (2.46%) SaaS
2 118 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
3 104 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 69 (1.41%) Force.com
5 46 (0.94%) PaaS
6 44 (0.90%) IaaS
7 43 (0.88%) Office 365
8 28 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 24 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
10 23 (0.47%) Heroku
11 7 (0.14%) Yammer
12 6 (0.12%) Azure Machine Learning
13 5 (0.10%) iPaaS
14 4 (0.082%) Google Apps
14 4 (0.082%) SuccessFactors
15 3 (0.061%) Amazon EC2
15 3 (0.061%) Google App Engine
15 3 (0.061%) Google Cloud Platform
15 3 (0.061%) Google Drive
15 3 (0.061%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 47 (0.96%) Internet
2 39 (0.80%) HTTP
3 25 (0.51%) Intranet
4 24 (0.49%) SSL
5 21 (0.43%) Wireless
6 14 (0.29%) Firewall
7 12 (0.25%) WAN
8 11 (0.23%) SAN
9 9 (0.18%) LAN
9 9 (0.18%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.12%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.12%) Kerberos
10 6 (0.12%) S/MIME
11 5 (0.10%) Multicast
12 4 (0.082%) DNS
12 4 (0.082%) Network Security
12 4 (0.082%) RS-232
12 4 (0.082%) RS-485
12 4 (0.082%) VoIP
13 3 (0.061%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 671 (13.74%) SQL Server
2 255 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
3 226 (4.63%) Relational Database
4 140 (2.87%) Big Data
5 126 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 122 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 121 (2.48%) RDBMS
8 115 (2.36%) MySQL
9 112 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 90 (1.84%) Oracle Database
11 72 (1.47%) Hadoop
12 69 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 63 (1.29%) MongoDB
14 60 (1.23%) NoSQL
15 55 (1.13%) QlikView
16 46 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
17 39 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
17 39 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
17 39 (0.80%) Power BI
18 37 (0.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 388 (7.95%) JIRA
2 283 (5.80%) Selenium
3 217 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 168 (3.44%) Jenkins
5 162 (3.32%) Subversion
6 152 (3.11%) HP UFT
7 147 (3.01%) Git (software)
8 103 (2.11%) Visual Studio
9 91 (1.86%) SoapUI
10 83 (1.70%) Cucumber
11 70 (1.43%) Bugzilla
12 58 (1.19%) WebDriver
13 56 (1.15%) LoadRunner
14 53 (1.09%) Eclipse
15 44 (0.90%) Toad
16 42 (0.86%) Ant
16 42 (0.86%) Maven
16 42 (0.86%) TeamCity
17 41 (0.84%) JUnit
18 38 (0.78%) SilkTest
General
1 1757 (35.99%) Finance
2 505 (10.34%) Retail
3 435 (8.91%) Banking
4 222 (4.55%) Marketing
5 207 (4.24%) Telecoms
6 130 (2.66%) Advertising
7 112 (2.29%) Legal
8 69 (1.41%) Law
9 49 (1.00%) Games
10 47 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 40 (0.82%) Retail Banking
12 39 (0.80%) Billing
13 38 (0.78%) Back Office
13 38 (0.78%) Publishing
14 36 (0.74%) Investment Banking
15 35 (0.72%) Manufacturing
16 31 (0.63%) German Language
17 30 (0.61%) Electronics
18 21 (0.43%) Front Office
19 15 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1486 (30.44%) Analyst
2 871 (17.84%) Business Analyst
3 845 (17.31%) Project Manager
4 796 (16.30%) Developer
5 447 (9.16%) Architect
6 317 (6.49%) Test Analyst
7 232 (4.75%) IT Manager
8 230 (4.71%) Senior Analyst
9 210 (4.30%) Senior Manager
10 187 (3.83%) Java Developer
11 181 (3.71%) Solutions Architect
12 180 (3.69%) IT Project Manager
13 176 (3.61%) Senior Project Manager
14 173 (3.54%) .NET Developer
15 162 (3.32%) Senior Developer
16 156 (3.20%) Software Project Manager
17 154 (3.15%) C# Developer
18 144 (2.95%) Consultant
19 138 (2.83%) SQL Developer
20 136 (2.79%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 799 (16.37%) .NET
2 413 (8.46%) HTML
3 389 (7.97%) XML
4 342 (7.01%) Web Services
5 313 (6.41%) ASP.NET
6 271 (5.55%) CSS
7 204 (4.18%) jQuery
8 163 (3.34%) Middleware
9 158 (3.24%) Spring
10 150 (3.07%) SOAP
11 149 (3.05%) AngularJS
12 141 (2.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 127 (2.60%) HTML5
14 100 (2.05%) REST
15 99 (2.03%) JSON
16 97 (1.99%) Hibernate
17 96 (1.97%) J2EE
18 91 (1.86%) WCF
19 85 (1.74%) .NET Framework
20 74 (1.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 563 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
2 203 (4.16%) Mobile App
3 174 (3.56%) Computer Science
4 169 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
5 167 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 139 (2.85%) User Experience
7 97 (1.99%) FMCG
8 63 (1.29%) Mathematics
9 61 (1.25%) Algorithms
10 59 (1.21%) Client/Server
11 54 (1.11%) Mainframe
12 51 (1.04%) Data Centre
13 49 (1.00%) PMI
14 43 (0.88%) Data Integration
15 42 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 38 (0.78%) Derivative
17 35 (0.72%) New Media
17 35 (0.72%) VHDL
17 35 (0.72%) Visualisation
18 33 (0.68%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 319 (6.53%) Windows
2 239 (4.90%) Linux
3 226 (4.63%) Unix
4 88 (1.80%) Android
5 69 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 53 (1.09%) Mac OS X
7 45 (0.92%) Windows Server
8 33 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (0.63%) AIX
10 21 (0.43%) Windows Phone
11 13 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.082%) CentOS
12 4 (0.082%) Windows 2000
12 4 (0.082%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.082%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.061%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.061%) OS/400
14 2 (0.041%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.020%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.020%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4672 (95.70%) Agile Software Development
2 1305 (26.73%) SDLC
3 1155 (23.66%) Project Management
4 930 (19.05%) Scrum
5 795 (16.28%) PRINCE2
6 792 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 753 (15.42%) Business Analysis
8 510 (10.45%) UML
9 480 (9.83%) User Acceptance Testing
10 446 (9.14%) ITIL
11 391 (8.01%) Mentoring
12 383 (7.85%) SOA
13 363 (7.44%) CRM
14 348 (7.13%) E-Commerce
15 323 (6.62%) TDD
16 321 (6.58%) V-Model
17 299 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
17 299 (6.12%) MVC
18 298 (6.10%) OO
19 290 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1024 (20.98%) SQL
2 811 (16.61%) Java
3 565 (11.57%) C#
4 465 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 179 (3.67%) PL/SQL
6 160 (3.28%) C++
7 123 (2.52%) C
8 122 (2.50%) T-SQL
9 108 (2.21%) PHP
10 103 (2.11%) Python
11 94 (1.93%) VB.NET
12 80 (1.64%) Perl
13 59 (1.21%) Objective-C
14 56 (1.15%) Apex Code
15 51 (1.04%) Ruby
16 48 (0.98%) Shell Script
17 43 (0.88%) VB
18 39 (0.80%) COBOL
19 38 (0.78%) Scala
20 30 (0.61%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 611 (12.52%) Degree
2 480 (9.83%) ISEB
3 371 (7.60%) ISTQB
4 196 (4.01%) Security Cleared
5 172 (3.52%) PMI Certification
6 163 (3.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 141 (2.89%) PMP
8 114 (2.34%) SC Cleared
9 94 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 78 (1.60%) DV Cleared
11 69 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 60 (1.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 31 (0.63%) CISM
13 31 (0.63%) CISSP
14 28 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
15 26 (0.53%) APMP
16 24 (0.49%) CBAP
17 23 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
18 9 (0.18%) ACCA
18 9 (0.18%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 517 (10.59%) QA
2 64 (1.31%) Data Quality
3 41 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 37 (0.76%) COBIT
5 33 (0.68%) PCI DSS
6 25 (0.51%) SLA
7 19 (0.39%) MiFID
8 13 (0.27%) P3O
9 12 (0.25%) Basel III
10 11 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 10 (0.20%) CRD IV
12 9 (0.18%) EMIR
13 8 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 8 (0.16%) ISO 9001
14 7 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
15 6 (0.12%) COREP
15 6 (0.12%) FINREP
15 6 (0.12%) PMBOK
16 5 (0.10%) UCITS
17 4 (0.082%) FATCA
System Software
1 22 (0.45%) Active Directory
2 20 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 10 (0.20%) Docker
4 8 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.061%) Firmware
5 3 (0.061%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.061%) KVM
6 2 (0.041%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.041%) vSphere
6 2 (0.041%) Xen
6 2 (0.041%) XenApp
6 2 (0.041%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.020%) flannel
7 1 (0.020%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 176 (3.61%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (0.49%) Puppet
3 15 (0.31%) Ansible
3 15 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.27%) Kibana
4 13 (0.27%) logstash
4 13 (0.27%) Salt
5 12 (0.25%) Nagios
6 11 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (0.14%) MOM
8 6 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 4 (0.082%) BladeLogic
9 4 (0.082%) Control-M
9 4 (0.082%) SCCM
10 3 (0.061%) Capistrano
10 3 (0.061%) SCOM
11 2 (0.041%) HP Fortify
11 2 (0.041%) WebInspect
12 1 (0.020%) Mesos
12 1 (0.020%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 738 (15.12%) Oracle
2 677 (13.87%) Microsoft
3 231 (4.73%) Salesforce.com
4 226 (4.63%) SAP
5 159 (3.26%) HP
6 134 (2.74%) IBM
7 77 (1.58%) Atlassian
8 50 (1.02%) Tableau
9 48 (0.98%) Hyperion
10 46 (0.94%) Informatica
11 44 (0.90%) ATG
11 44 (0.90%) EPiServer
12 34 (0.70%) Retek
13 33 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
13 33 (0.68%) Siebel
13 33 (0.68%) Sybase
14 32 (0.66%) Cognizant
15 26 (0.53%) Sitecore
16 24 (0.49%) Google
16 24 (0.49%) Pega
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Full benefits package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus company car / allowance, bonus and benefi
Posted: 6 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits + bonus + flexible workin
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: competitive benefits, D.O.E.
Posted: 7 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK
Salary: Competitive with benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus package (Car, Pension, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: + Benefits + Bonus Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £43800.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 28k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum 15% Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: car + healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago