Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 158 85
Rank change year-on-year +55 -73 +13
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 329 193 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.11% 1.86% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 2.00% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 294 165 376
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £46,475 £36,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £89,000 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,708 9,668 10,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.86% 92.95% 91.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8,689 8,726 9,381
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Waterfall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in the City of London

Waterfall
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in the City of London

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in the City of London

Waterfall
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the City of London region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. 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
London Bridge +1 2 £57,500 +4.55%
Waterfall
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 324 (98.48%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (46.81%) Finance
3 142 (43.16%) C#
4 127 (38.60%) SQL
4 127 (38.60%) .NET
5 108 (32.83%) SQL Server
6 99 (30.09%) JavaScript
7 96 (29.18%) SOA
8 95 (28.88%) Web Services
9 92 (27.96%) OO
10 91 (27.66%) Microsoft Azure
11 87 (26.44%) CSS
12 86 (26.14%) Test Automation
13 77 (23.40%) ASP.NET Web API
14 74 (22.49%) SDLC
14 74 (22.49%) Degree
15 70 (21.28%) T-SQL
16 66 (20.06%) MVC
16 66 (20.06%) Entity Framework
17 65 (19.76%) SOLID
17 65 (19.76%) Technical Architecture
17 65 (19.76%) Scrum
18 63 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
19 62 (18.84%) Project Management
20 61 (18.54%) Microservices
21 59 (17.93%) Visual Studio Team System
22 58 (17.63%) jQuery
22 58 (17.63%) Microsoft
23 52 (15.81%) N-Tier
23 52 (15.81%) TOGAF

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 38 (11.55%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.95%) Confluence
3 6 (1.82%) IIS
4 5 (1.52%) SAS
5 3 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.91%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.91%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.30%) Apache
6 1 (0.30%) JBoss
6 1 (0.30%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.30%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.30%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 27 (8.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (7.90%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (7.29%) MS Visio
4 23 (6.99%) Microsoft Project
5 19 (5.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (1.22%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.61%) XMetaL
8 1 (0.30%) Maya
8 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (9.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.91%) RiskWrite
3 1 (0.30%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 91 (27.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.82%) BlazeMeter
3 6 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.22%) Office 365
5 3 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (0.91%) SaaS
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.30%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.30%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.61%) Intranet
2 1 (0.30%) Skype
2 1 (0.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (32.83%) SQL Server
2 36 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (10.64%) SQL Server 2014
4 21 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (6.38%) SQL Server 2016
5 14 (4.26%) DB2
6 13 (3.95%) Big Data
7 8 (2.43%) Power BI
7 8 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.82%) Data Lake
8 6 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.61%) MarkLogic
10 1 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.30%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 59 (17.93%) Visual Studio Team System
2 47 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (8.81%) JIRA
4 14 (4.26%) Git (software)
4 14 (4.26%) NUnit
5 8 (2.43%) Selenium
6 7 (2.13%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.91%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.91%) Zephyr
9 2 (0.61%) Hudson
10 1 (0.30%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.30%) Gradle
10 1 (0.30%) Maven
10 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
General
1 154 (46.81%) Finance
2 29 (8.81%) Banking
3 7 (2.13%) Advertising
3 7 (2.13%) Marketing
4 6 (1.82%) Retail
5 5 (1.52%) Back Office
5 5 (1.52%) Front Office
5 5 (1.52%) Games
6 3 (0.91%) International Banking
6 3 (0.91%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.91%) Legal
6 3 (0.91%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.61%) Law
7 2 (0.61%) Publishing
7 2 (0.61%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 88 (26.75%) Architect
2 67 (20.36%) Analyst
3 66 (20.06%) Solutions Architect
4 62 (18.84%) Developer
5 58 (17.63%) Project Manager
6 49 (14.89%) Business Analyst
7 32 (9.73%) C# Developer
7 32 (9.73%) Technical Architect
8 28 (8.51%) .NET Architect
8 28 (8.51%) WPF Developer
9 23 (6.99%) .NET Developer
9 23 (6.99%) .NET Solutions Architect
9 23 (6.99%) Lead Developer
10 20 (6.08%) Senior Developer
10 20 (6.08%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 19 (5.78%) Lead C# Developer
12 18 (5.47%) Test Leader
13 16 (4.86%) C# WPF Developer
13 16 (4.86%) Financial Analyst
14 15 (4.56%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (38.60%) .NET
2 95 (28.88%) Web Services
3 87 (26.44%) CSS
4 77 (23.40%) ASP.NET Web API
5 66 (20.06%) Entity Framework
6 58 (17.63%) jQuery
7 50 (15.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 49 (14.89%) HTML
9 44 (13.37%) .NET Framework
10 43 (13.07%) .NET Core
10 43 (13.07%) React
11 35 (10.64%) Task Parallel Library
11 35 (10.64%) WPF
12 28 (8.51%) XML
13 23 (6.99%) AngularJS
13 23 (6.99%) HTML5
14 21 (6.38%) WCF
15 20 (6.08%) JSON
15 20 (6.08%) REST
16 16 (4.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 52 (15.81%) N-Tier
2 39 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (7.29%) Mobile App
4 16 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (4.56%) Reinsurance
6 14 (4.26%) AS400
6 14 (4.26%) Fintech
7 9 (2.74%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.74%) User Experience
8 7 (2.13%) Credit Risk
8 7 (2.13%) Market Risk
9 6 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.82%) PMI
9 6 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (1.82%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.52%) Derivative
10 5 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.52%) Wiki
11 4 (1.22%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.56%) Windows
2 9 (2.74%) Unix
3 5 (1.52%) AIX
3 5 (1.52%) HPUX
3 5 (1.52%) Solaris
4 4 (1.22%) Android
4 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.22%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.61%) Linux
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (98.48%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (29.18%) SOA
3 92 (27.96%) OO
4 86 (26.14%) Test Automation
5 74 (22.49%) SDLC
6 66 (20.06%) MVC
7 65 (19.76%) Scrum
7 65 (19.76%) SOLID
7 65 (19.76%) Technical Architecture
8 63 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
9 62 (18.84%) Project Management
10 61 (18.54%) Microservices
11 52 (15.81%) TOGAF
12 51 (15.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 51 (15.50%) Zachman Framework
13 49 (14.89%) MODAF
14 47 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
15 46 (13.98%) Mentoring
16 45 (13.68%) Deployment Automation
16 45 (13.68%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 142 (43.16%) C#
2 127 (38.60%) SQL
3 99 (30.09%) JavaScript
4 70 (21.28%) T-SQL
5 16 (4.86%) Java
6 9 (2.74%) Python
7 7 (2.13%) C
8 5 (1.52%) VB
9 4 (1.22%) Clojure
9 4 (1.22%) Erlang
9 4 (1.22%) F#
9 4 (1.22%) Objective-C
9 4 (1.22%) Ruby
9 4 (1.22%) Scala
9 4 (1.22%) VBA
10 2 (0.61%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.61%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.61%) R
10 2 (0.61%) SPARQL
10 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 74 (22.49%) Degree
2 19 (5.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 18 (5.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (5.17%) ISEB
5 11 (3.34%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.82%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.82%) PMP
7 4 (1.22%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.91%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.61%) CBAP
10 1 (0.30%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.30%) CISSP
10 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.30%) MCSA
10 1 (0.30%) MCSE
10 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.30%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (13.98%) QA
2 9 (2.74%) PMO
3 7 (2.13%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.82%) GDPR
5 3 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.61%) FINREP
6 2 (0.61%) MiFID
7 1 (0.30%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (0.61%) Docker
2 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.91%) Nagios
1 3 (0.91%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (17.63%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.81%) Nintex
3 16 (4.86%) IBM
4 14 (4.26%) Oracle
5 8 (2.43%) Tableau
6 6 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.22%) Adobe
7 4 (1.22%) Marketo
8 2 (0.61%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.61%) Informatica
8 2 (0.61%) SAP
9 1 (0.30%) Calypso
9 1 (0.30%) HP
9 1 (0.30%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.30%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.30%) Netezza
9 1 (0.30%) Sage
9 1 (0.30%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.30%) Siebel
9 1 (0.30%) TIBCO