Period
to 16 January 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 113 133 118
Rank change year-on-year +20 -15 +44
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 147 136 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.60% 2.09% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 2.36% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 131 123 145
Berkshire median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,750 £72,100
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +3.09%

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 5,219 5,754 7,108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 92.18% 88.60% 90.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4,059 4,568 5,396
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,450 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 January 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 January 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 +23 45 £50,000 +21.95% 15
Slough +19 43 £56,500 +25.56%
Bracknell -6 10 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Wokingham +9 9 £62,000 -0.80% 1
Newbury +14 8 £56,500 +5.12% 1
Maidenhead -18 6 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Hungerford +6 2 £64,000 +82.86% 1
Waterfall
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 137 (93.20%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (43.54%) Project Management
3 56 (38.10%) Finance
4 45 (30.61%) Scrum
5 43 (29.25%) SDLC
6 41 (27.89%) User Stories
7 38 (25.85%) Use Case
8 36 (24.49%) Business Analysis
9 34 (23.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 33 (22.45%) Workshop Facilitation
11 32 (21.77%) Business Process Modelling
11 32 (21.77%) Change Management
11 32 (21.77%) ITIL
12 31 (21.09%) Telecoms
13 30 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
14 29 (19.73%) Microsoft Office
14 29 (19.73%) Microsoft
15 28 (19.05%) ISEB
15 28 (19.05%) BPMN
16 27 (18.37%) UML
17 26 (17.69%) Windows
17 26 (17.69%) Retail
17 26 (17.69%) VMware
17 26 (17.69%) Mentoring
18 25 (17.01%) Advertising
19 24 (16.33%) FMCG
20 23 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
21 21 (14.29%) Degree
22 20 (13.61%) JIRA
22 20 (13.61%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (5.44%) Confluence
2 7 (4.76%) IIS
3 4 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.68%) Apache
4 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.68%) Mendix
Applications
1 29 (19.73%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (9.52%) MS Visio
3 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (5.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (7.48%) SAP CO
1 11 (7.48%) SAP FI
1 11 (7.48%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (3.40%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 5 (3.40%) SAP SD
2 5 (3.40%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.80%) SaaS
2 6 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.72%) Office 365
5 2 (1.36%) IaaS
5 2 (1.36%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (1.36%) PaaS
5 2 (1.36%) Serverless
6 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.76%) DHCP
1 7 (4.76%) DNS
2 6 (4.08%) FCoE
2 6 (4.08%) Firewall
2 6 (4.08%) SNMP
2 6 (4.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.36%) SAN
4 1 (0.68%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.48%) Big Data
2 9 (6.12%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.44%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (5.44%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.76%) DB2
4 7 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (4.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 6 (4.08%) SAP BW
6 4 (2.72%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.72%) Power BI
6 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (13.61%) JIRA
2 11 (7.48%) AdminStudio
2 11 (7.48%) MSI
3 8 (5.44%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.08%) Redmine
4 6 (4.08%) Selenium
5 5 (3.40%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.40%) Subversion
6 4 (2.72%) VersionOne
7 3 (2.04%) NeoLoad
8 2 (1.36%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.68%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.68%) Rational Rose
9 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 56 (38.10%) Finance
2 31 (21.09%) Telecoms
3 26 (17.69%) Retail
4 25 (17.01%) Advertising
5 7 (4.76%) Banking
6 3 (2.04%) Legal
7 2 (1.36%) Automotive
7 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (42.18%) Analyst
2 46 (31.29%) Business Analyst
3 25 (17.01%) Senior Analyst
3 25 (17.01%) Senior Business Analyst
4 24 (16.33%) Lead Business Analyst
5 19 (12.93%) Project Manager
6 14 (9.52%) Architect
7 11 (7.48%) SAP Analyst
7 11 (7.48%) Software Packager
8 8 (5.44%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.76%) Consultant
9 7 (4.76%) Implementation Consultant
9 7 (4.76%) IT Manager
9 7 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (4.76%) Technical Implementation Consultant
10 6 (4.08%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (4.08%) IT Project Manager
10 6 (4.08%) SAP BW Analyst
10 6 (4.08%) Software Consultant
10 6 (4.08%) Software Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.16%) .NET
2 11 (7.48%) Software Packaging
2 11 (7.48%) XML
3 7 (4.76%) REST
3 7 (4.76%) SOAP
3 7 (4.76%) Web Services
4 6 (4.08%) MDX
5 5 (3.40%) CGI
5 5 (3.40%) SAP Fiori
6 4 (2.72%) Velocity
7 3 (2.04%) HTML
8 2 (1.36%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.36%) CSS
8 2 (1.36%) Gherkin
8 2 (1.36%) J2EE
8 2 (1.36%) Node.js
8 2 (1.36%) React
9 1 (0.68%) .NET Core
9 1 (0.68%) HTML5
9 1 (0.68%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.33%) FMCG
2 23 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (8.84%) PMI
5 11 (7.48%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.40%) Smart Meter
6 5 (3.40%) User Experience
7 4 (2.72%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.72%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (2.04%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.36%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.68%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.69%) Windows
2 11 (7.48%) Windows 10
2 11 (7.48%) Windows 7
2 11 (7.48%) Windows XP
3 9 (6.12%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.76%) Unix
5 6 (4.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (93.20%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (43.54%) Project Management
3 45 (30.61%) Scrum
4 43 (29.25%) SDLC
5 41 (27.89%) User Stories
6 38 (25.85%) Use Case
7 36 (24.49%) Business Analysis
8 34 (23.13%) User Acceptance Testing
9 33 (22.45%) Workshop Facilitation
10 32 (21.77%) Business Process Modelling
10 32 (21.77%) Change Management
10 32 (21.77%) ITIL
11 30 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 28 (19.05%) BPMN
13 27 (18.37%) UML
14 26 (17.69%) Mentoring
15 20 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (11.56%) Problem-Solving
17 16 (10.88%) DevOps
18 15 (10.20%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.20%) Java
2 14 (9.52%) SQL
3 11 (7.48%) PowerShell
3 11 (7.48%) VB
3 11 (7.48%) VBScript
4 10 (6.80%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.76%) C++
6 6 (4.08%) ABAP
6 6 (4.08%) Bash Shell
6 6 (4.08%) C
6 6 (4.08%) C#
7 2 (1.36%) Korn
7 2 (1.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (19.05%) ISEB
2 21 (14.29%) Degree
3 20 (13.61%) Security Cleared
4 17 (11.56%) DV Cleared
5 10 (6.80%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (6.80%) CISSP
5 10 (6.80%) SSCP
6 9 (6.12%) PMI Certification
7 6 (4.08%) CCNA
7 6 (4.08%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (4.08%) GIAC
7 6 (4.08%) Linux+ Certification
7 6 (4.08%) MCSE
7 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (4.08%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (4.08%) SANS
8 4 (2.72%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 4 (2.72%) CCSP
9 3 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.24%) QA
2 7 (4.76%) GAMP
3 4 (2.72%) PMBOK
4 2 (1.36%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.36%) GDPR
4 2 (1.36%) PMO
4 2 (1.36%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (13.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.48%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.48%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (4.08%) NFS
4 6 (4.08%) Samba
4 6 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.08%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (7.48%) Ansible
1 11 (7.48%) Puppet
1 11 (7.48%) SCCM
1 11 (7.48%) WSUS
2 6 (4.08%) Nagios
2 6 (4.08%) vCenter Server
3 5 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.72%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (19.73%) Microsoft
2 26 (17.69%) VMware
3 11 (7.48%) Autodesk
3 11 (7.48%) SAP
4 9 (6.12%) HP
5 8 (5.44%) Oracle
6 6 (4.08%) EMC
6 6 (4.08%) NetApp
6 6 (4.08%) SolarWinds
7 4 (2.72%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (2.72%) IBM
7 4 (2.72%) ServiceNow
7 4 (2.72%) Tableau
8 2 (1.36%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.36%) Remedy
8 2 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.68%) Casewise