Period
to 16 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Waterfall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Waterfall over the 6 months to 16 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 122 158 150
Rank change year-on-year +36 -8 -21
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 136 111 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.32% 1.63% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 1.80% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 114 85 105
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10th Percentile £36,750 £38,500 £34,375
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £77,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +0.96%

Waterfall is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,349 6,183 5,894
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 91.31% 90.93% 88.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4,320 4,944 4,638
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Waterfall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Berkshire

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Waterfall in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Waterfall in Berkshire

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in Berkshire

Waterfall
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -9 41 £52,500 - 3
Bracknell +17 27 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Slough +13 24 £62,500 +6.38% 1
Wokingham +17 15 £60,000 +14.29% 1
Maidenhead +38 13 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Newbury +10 10 £57,500 +21.05% 4
Thatcham - 2 £55,000 - 1
Waterfall
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, IT jobs citing Waterfall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 129 (94.85%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (35.29%) Project Management
2 48 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (32.35%) ITIL
4 42 (30.88%) Business Analysis
5 41 (30.15%) Degree
6 35 (25.74%) Change Management
6 35 (25.74%) Scrum
6 35 (25.74%) Workshop Facilitation
7 33 (24.26%) SDLC
7 33 (24.26%) Finance
8 30 (22.06%) Use Case
8 30 (22.06%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 27 (19.85%) Problem-Solving
10 26 (19.12%) Lean Six Sigma
10 26 (19.12%) Six Sigma
11 21 (15.44%) Microsoft
11 21 (15.44%) User Stories
12 20 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (13.97%) DSDM
13 19 (13.97%) Mentoring
13 19 (13.97%) Business Change Management
14 18 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (13.24%) JIRA
14 18 (13.24%) QA
15 17 (12.50%) JavaScript
15 17 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
16 16 (11.76%) Business Process Modelling
16 16 (11.76%) DevOps
16 16 (11.76%) TOGAF

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (5.88%) CMS
2 5 (3.68%) Apache
2 5 (3.68%) Confluence
3 4 (2.94%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.94%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.94%) IIS
4 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (8.82%) MS Visio
2 11 (8.09%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (5.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.94%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (2.94%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.94%) SaaS
4 3 (2.21%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.21%) GitHub
5 2 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.47%) Azure Functions
5 2 (1.47%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Flow
5 2 (1.47%) Office 365
5 2 (1.47%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.47%) PowerApps
5 2 (1.47%) Serverless
6 1 (0.74%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.74%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.15%) DHCP
1 7 (5.15%) DNS
2 3 (2.21%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (5.15%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.41%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.68%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.68%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.94%) Amazon Athena
6 4 (2.94%) Apache Hive
6 4 (2.94%) Big Data
6 4 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.94%) Data Lake
6 4 (2.94%) DB2
6 4 (2.94%) HBase
6 4 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.21%) Couchbase
7 3 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.21%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.21%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (13.24%) JIRA
2 9 (6.62%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.15%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.94%) Maven
6 3 (2.21%) GitLab
6 3 (2.21%) Selenium
7 2 (1.47%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.47%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.47%) MSTest
7 2 (1.47%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.47%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.47%) TestDirector
7 2 (1.47%) TestRail
7 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.74%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.74%) Xcode
General
1 33 (24.26%) Finance
2 7 (5.15%) Retail
3 5 (3.68%) Marketing
4 3 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.74%) Back Office
6 1 (0.74%) Billing
Job Titles
1 46 (33.82%) Analyst
1 46 (33.82%) Business Analyst
2 35 (25.74%) Project Manager
3 13 (9.56%) Business IT Analyst
3 13 (9.56%) IT Analyst
3 13 (9.56%) IT Business Analyst
4 11 (8.09%) Senior Manager
5 10 (7.35%) Senior Project Manager
5 10 (7.35%) Test Leader
6 8 (5.88%) Developer
7 7 (5.15%) Software Project Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Consultant
8 6 (4.41%) Digital Project Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.41%) Test Team Leader
9 5 (3.68%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (3.68%) Architect
9 5 (3.68%) Development Manager
9 5 (3.68%) Software Engineer
10 4 (2.94%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.82%) .NET
2 7 (5.15%) AngularJS
2 7 (5.15%) HTML
2 7 (5.15%) Node.js
3 6 (4.41%) HTML5
4 5 (3.68%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.68%) jQuery
4 5 (3.68%) REST
5 4 (2.94%) Kafka
5 4 (2.94%) SOAP
5 4 (2.94%) Web Services
5 4 (2.94%) XML
6 3 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.47%) .NET Core
7 2 (1.47%) CSS
7 2 (1.47%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.74%) CGI
8 1 (0.74%) Java EE
8 1 (0.74%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 48 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.56%) Management Information System
3 11 (8.09%) PMI
4 9 (6.62%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.41%) CMDB
5 6 (4.41%) Smart Meter
6 3 (2.21%) Cyber Defence
6 3 (2.21%) Robotics
7 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.74%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.94%) Windows
1 4 (2.94%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.47%) Android
2 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (94.85%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (35.29%) Project Management
3 44 (32.35%) ITIL
4 42 (30.88%) Business Analysis
5 35 (25.74%) Change Management
5 35 (25.74%) Scrum
5 35 (25.74%) Workshop Facilitation
6 33 (24.26%) SDLC
7 30 (22.06%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 30 (22.06%) Use Case
8 27 (19.85%) Problem-Solving
9 26 (19.12%) Lean Six Sigma
9 26 (19.12%) Six Sigma
10 21 (15.44%) User Stories
11 20 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
12 19 (13.97%) Business Change Management
12 19 (13.97%) DSDM
12 19 (13.97%) Mentoring
13 18 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 11 (8.09%) SQL
3 10 (7.35%) Java
4 5 (3.68%) C#
5 4 (2.94%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.94%) Python
5 4 (2.94%) Scala
5 4 (2.94%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.47%) C
6 2 (1.47%) PHP
6 2 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (30.15%) Degree
2 11 (8.09%) PMI Certification
3 10 (7.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.68%) ISEB
4 5 (3.68%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.21%) APMP
5 3 (2.21%) CISA
5 3 (2.21%) CISM
5 3 (2.21%) CISSP
6 1 (0.74%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.24%) QA
2 10 (7.35%) COBIT
3 4 (2.94%) GAMP
3 4 (2.94%) NIST
4 3 (2.21%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.47%) PMO
6 1 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (2.94%) Hyper-V
1 4 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.21%) Docker
3 2 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.41%) HP ALM
2 3 (2.21%) Ansible
2 3 (2.21%) RSA Archer
3 2 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (15.44%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.03%) Oracle
3 8 (5.88%) HP
4 7 (5.15%) Tableau
5 6 (4.41%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (4.41%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.94%) Informatica
6 4 (2.94%) Teradata
6 4 (2.94%) VMware
7 3 (2.21%) AlgoSec
7 3 (2.21%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.21%) Citrix
7 3 (2.21%) Cognos
7 3 (2.21%) CyberArk
7 3 (2.21%) IBM
7 3 (2.21%) Qualys
7 3 (2.21%) Trend Micro
7 3 (2.21%) Zscaler
8 2 (1.47%) Google
9 1 (0.74%) Sitecore