Period
to 24 June 2021

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 24 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 176 163 149
Rank change year-on-year -13 -14 -53
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 65 88 230
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.23% 1.44% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.53% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 58 72 188
10th Percentile £48,025 £36,375 £45,875
25th Percentile £62,500 £47,438 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +1.75% +1.79%
75th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £71,500 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -4.67% +7.14% -

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 5,032 5,758 9,444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.14% 94.19% 93.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4,488 5,044 8,417
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,375 £97,500 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Waterfall as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Waterfall in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2021, 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 62 (95.38%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (63.08%) Finance
3 23 (35.38%) Social Skills
4 22 (33.85%) DevOps
5 21 (32.31%) Scrum
6 18 (27.69%) Azure
7 13 (20.00%) Project Management
7 13 (20.00%) C#
7 13 (20.00%) .NET
7 13 (20.00%) AWS
7 13 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 12 (18.46%) Test Automation
8 12 (18.46%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (18.46%) Banking
8 12 (18.46%) Project Delivery
9 11 (16.92%) Change Management
9 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
9 11 (16.92%) SQL
10 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 10 (15.38%) UML
10 10 (15.38%) Advertising
10 10 (15.38%) MVC
10 10 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 10 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (13.85%) .NET Core
11 9 (13.85%) Requirements Gathering
11 9 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (13.85%) Microservices

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 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.54%) Appian
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (4.62%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.62%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.69%) Azure
2 13 (20.00%) AWS
3 6 (9.23%) Power Platform
4 4 (6.15%) GCP
5 3 (4.62%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (4.62%) PowerApps
6 2 (3.08%) IaaS
6 2 (3.08%) PaaS
6 2 (3.08%) SaaS
7 1 (1.54%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) WebEx
2 2 (3.08%) DNS
2 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) NoSQL
2 9 (13.85%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.23%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.23%) Power BI
3 6 (9.23%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.62%) Blockchain
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (3.08%) Big Data
6 2 (3.08%) MS Access
6 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.54%) DataStage
7 1 (1.54%) MySQL
7 1 (1.54%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.23%) JIRA
2 6 (9.23%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (9.23%) TeamCity
2 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio Coded UI
3 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.54%) MSTest
4 1 (1.54%) NUnit
General
1 41 (63.08%) Finance
2 23 (35.38%) Social Skills
3 13 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (18.46%) Banking
5 10 (15.38%) Advertising
6 7 (10.77%) Legal
7 6 (9.23%) Law
8 4 (6.15%) Back Office
8 4 (6.15%) Organisational Skills
9 3 (4.62%) Front Office
9 3 (4.62%) Presentation Skills
10 2 (3.08%) Dutch Language
10 2 (3.08%) German Language
11 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 12 (18.46%) Analyst
2 12 (18.46%) Business Analyst
3 11 (16.92%) Developer
4 10 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 9 (13.85%) Architect
6 7 (10.77%) Agile Coach
7 6 (9.23%) .NET Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Agile Project Manager
7 6 (9.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Banking Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Banking Business Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Consultant
8 4 (6.15%) Report Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Applications Development Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Applications Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Lead Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.00%) .NET
2 10 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 9 (13.85%) .NET Core
3 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (13.85%) Entity Framework
3 9 (13.85%) React
4 8 (12.31%) Web Services
5 6 (9.23%) AngularJS
5 6 (9.23%) JSON
5 6 (9.23%) REST
5 6 (9.23%) SOAP
5 6 (9.23%) XML
5 6 (9.23%) XSD
5 6 (9.23%) XSL
6 3 (4.62%) CSS
6 3 (4.62%) jQuery
6 3 (4.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.54%) HTML
7 1 (1.54%) Kafka
7 1 (1.54%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Derivative
2 5 (7.69%) Cloud Native
2 5 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.62%) Blog
3 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.62%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.62%) Podcast
3 3 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.62%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.08%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.08%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (3.08%) PMI
4 2 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.54%) Equities
5 1 (1.54%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
5 1 (1.54%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (1.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (95.38%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.85%) DevOps
3 21 (32.31%) Scrum
4 13 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 13 (20.00%) Project Management
5 12 (18.46%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (18.46%) Project Delivery
5 12 (18.46%) Test Automation
6 11 (16.92%) Change Management
7 10 (15.38%) MVC
7 10 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (15.38%) UML
8 9 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (13.85%) Microservices
8 9 (13.85%) Requirements Gathering
9 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (10.77%) Agile Coaching
10 7 (10.77%) Coaching
10 7 (10.77%) Line Management
11 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.00%) C#
2 11 (16.92%) SQL
3 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.62%) Java
4 3 (4.62%) Python
4 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.08%) C
6 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.54%) Java 8
6 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.08%) CBAP
3 2 (3.08%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.08%) PMP
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.15%) EMIR
2 4 (6.15%) MiFID
3 3 (4.62%) PMO
3 3 (4.62%) QA
4 1 (1.54%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.62%) iManage
2 3 (4.62%) Intapp
2 3 (4.62%) Nintex
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle
3 1 (1.54%) Automation Anywhere
3 1 (1.54%) Blue Prism
3 1 (1.54%) IBM
3 1 (1.54%) Micro Focus
3 1 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.54%) Pega
3 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.54%) SAP
3 1 (1.54%) Teradata
3 1 (1.54%) UiPath