Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 82 100
Rank change year-on-year -24 +18 -30
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 102 105 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.69% 3.27% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 3.60% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 85 97 81
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.00% -6.54%
10th Percentile £26,850 £32,575 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,750 £68,750
South West median annual salary £44,125 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.22% +0.59% -5.56%

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3487 2918 3417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.84% 90.93% 90.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2876 2468 2945
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.02% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Bristol

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in Bristol

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 across the Bristol region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 88 (86.27%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (38.24%) Project Management
3 38 (37.25%) SDLC
4 29 (28.43%) ISTQB
5 27 (26.47%) QA
6 25 (24.51%) Degree
7 24 (23.53%) Manual Testing
8 21 (20.59%) Finance
8 21 (20.59%) Test Automation
8 21 (20.59%) Software Testing
9 20 (19.61%) SQL
10 19 (18.63%) .NET
11 18 (17.65%) Windows
11 18 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (17.65%) Business Analysis
12 17 (16.67%) PRINCE2
12 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 16 (15.69%) Integration Testing
14 15 (14.71%) Selenium
14 15 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (14.71%) Defect Management
15 14 (13.73%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (13.73%) Test Scripting
15 14 (13.73%) ISEB
16 13 (12.75%) Scrum
16 13 (12.75%) Microsoft
16 13 (12.75%) PRINCE
16 13 (12.75%) User Acceptance Testing
17 12 (11.76%) Kanban
17 12 (11.76%) Test Strategy

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (3.92%) Confluence
1 4 (3.92%) MS Project Server
2 3 (2.94%) Apache
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.98%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.98%) JBoss
3 1 (0.98%) Jetty
3 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.98%) Papyrus
3 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) BrowserStack
1 4 (3.92%) Sauce Labs
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.94%) SMS
2 2 (1.96%) HTTP
3 1 (0.98%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.86%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.96%) Big Data
4 1 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.98%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.98%) MySQL
4 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.98%) Redis
4 1 (0.98%) Riak
Development Applications
1 15 (14.71%) Selenium
2 11 (10.78%) JIRA
3 8 (7.84%) HP UFT
4 5 (4.90%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.90%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.92%) IntelliJ
5 4 (3.92%) SoapUI
5 4 (3.92%) WebDriver
5 4 (3.92%) Zephyr
6 2 (1.96%) Maven
6 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.98%) Calabash
7 1 (0.98%) MonkeyTalk
7 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 21 (20.59%) Finance
2 11 (10.78%) Banking
3 8 (7.84%) Marketing
4 4 (3.92%) Private Banking
5 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.96%) Electronics
7 1 (0.98%) French Language
7 1 (0.98%) Games
7 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (38.24%) Analyst
2 27 (26.47%) Project Manager
3 23 (22.55%) Test Analyst
4 14 (13.73%) Test Engineer
5 13 (12.75%) Business Analyst
6 11 (10.78%) Software Project Manager
7 9 (8.82%) Architect
8 8 (7.84%) Developer
9 7 (6.86%) QA Engineer
9 7 (6.86%) QA Test Engineer
9 7 (6.86%) Software Manager
10 6 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
10 6 (5.88%) Delivery Project Manager
10 6 (5.88%) Software Delivery Project Manager
10 6 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.90%) Manual Test Analyst
11 5 (4.90%) Test Manager
12 4 (3.92%) Automation Test Analyst
12 4 (3.92%) Business Manager
12 4 (3.92%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.63%) .NET
2 10 (9.80%) XML
3 6 (5.88%) SOAP
3 6 (5.88%) Spring
4 4 (3.92%) HTML
5 3 (2.94%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.94%) JSF
5 3 (2.94%) Middleware
5 3 (2.94%) React
6 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.96%) CSS
6 2 (1.96%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.96%) HTML5
6 2 (1.96%) J2EE
6 2 (1.96%) Java EE
6 2 (1.96%) Node.js
6 2 (1.96%) REST
6 2 (1.96%) Web Services
7 1 (0.98%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (13.73%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (9.80%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.82%) Client/Server
4 9 (8.82%) PMI
5 4 (3.92%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.94%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.98%) iPad
8 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.65%) Windows
2 10 (9.80%) Linux
3 2 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (86.27%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (38.24%) Project Management
3 38 (37.25%) SDLC
4 24 (23.53%) Manual Testing
5 21 (20.59%) Software Testing
5 21 (20.59%) Test Automation
6 18 (17.65%) Business Analysis
6 18 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 16 (15.69%) Integration Testing
9 15 (14.71%) Defect Management
10 14 (13.73%) Test Scripting
11 13 (12.75%) PRINCE
11 13 (12.75%) Scrum
11 13 (12.75%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (11.76%) Kanban
12 12 (11.76%) Test Strategy
13 10 (9.80%) DSDM
13 10 (9.80%) Open Source
13 10 (9.80%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.61%) SQL
2 10 (9.80%) Java
3 7 (6.86%) T-SQL
4 6 (5.88%) C
4 6 (5.88%) C#
5 3 (2.94%) Python
6 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.96%) Perl
6 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.98%) C++
7 1 (0.98%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.98%) Go
7 1 (0.98%) PHP
7 1 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (28.43%) ISTQB
2 25 (24.51%) Degree
3 14 (13.73%) ISEB
4 11 (10.78%) PMI Certification
5 10 (9.80%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (8.82%) SC Cleared
6 9 (8.82%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.94%) PMP
7 3 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (26.47%) QA
2 8 (7.84%) PMO
3 3 (2.94%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.98%) Ansible
2 1 (0.98%) Kibana
2 1 (0.98%) logstash
2 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.98%) Puppet
2 1 (0.98%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (12.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.82%) Oracle
3 8 (7.84%) Cognizant
3 8 (7.84%) HP
4 6 (5.88%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.94%) SAP