Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 87 46
Rank change year-on-year -18 -41 +45
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 45 51 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.67% 2.20% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 2.38% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 160
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £55,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.41% +16.84% +23.38%
10th Percentile £36,500 £39,875 £36,750
90th Percentile £71,975 £82,500 £57,525
Scotland median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.00% +5.26% +18.75%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2460 2142 2798
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.21% 92.49% 91.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1481 1386 1760
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +2.38%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,575 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Edinburgh

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in Edinburgh

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 44 (97.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) Degree
3 16 (35.56%) Project Management
3 16 (35.56%) PRINCE2
4 15 (33.33%) Scrum
5 14 (31.11%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (28.89%) SDLC
6 13 (28.89%) Defect Management
6 13 (28.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (24.44%) Windows
7 11 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (22.22%) ISTQB
8 10 (22.22%) Test Management
8 10 (22.22%) Test Strategy
8 10 (22.22%) HP
8 10 (22.22%) PMP
8 10 (22.22%) PMI Certification
9 9 (20.00%) Business Analysis
10 8 (17.78%) Software Testing
10 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
10 8 (17.78%) Selenium
10 8 (17.78%) V-Model
10 8 (17.78%) Test Scripting
10 8 (17.78%) Integration Testing
10 8 (17.78%) Kanban
10 8 (17.78%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (17.78%) Cognizant
10 8 (17.78%) HP UFT
10 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (17.78%) Computer Science Degree

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.22%) JBoss
2 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.22%) GIS
1 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.22%) SAP HANA
1 1 (2.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (2.22%) SAS EBI
1 1 (2.22%) SAS Visual Analytics
1 1 (2.22%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) HP UFT
1 8 (17.78%) Selenium
2 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Billing
2 3 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Games
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Project Manager
2 10 (22.22%) Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Test Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) IT Manager
4 7 (15.56%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Development Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Coordinator
6 3 (6.67%) Digital Development Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Development Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Test Leader
7 2 (4.44%) PMO Coordinator
7 2 (4.44%) Principal Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Product Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) RESTful
2 3 (6.67%) Web Services
3 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.22%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (2.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (2.22%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (2.22%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) PMI
4 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Android
2 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (97.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) PRINCE2
2 16 (35.56%) Project Management
3 15 (33.33%) Scrum
4 13 (28.89%) Defect Management
4 13 (28.89%) SDLC
4 13 (28.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (22.22%) Test Management
6 10 (22.22%) Test Strategy
7 9 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 8 (17.78%) Integration Testing
8 8 (17.78%) Kanban
8 8 (17.78%) Software Testing
8 8 (17.78%) Test Scripting
8 8 (17.78%) V-Model
9 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
10 5 (11.11%) Coaching
10 5 (11.11%) PRINCE
11 4 (8.89%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) Java
2 3 (6.67%) C#
2 3 (6.67%) PHP
3 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) C++
4 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Degree
2 10 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 10 (22.22%) PMI Certification
2 10 (22.22%) PMP
3 8 (17.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) PMO
2 3 (6.67%) PMBOK
3 1 (2.22%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) HP
2 8 (17.78%) Cognizant
3 3 (6.67%) iManage
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.44%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.22%) Ariba
5 1 (2.22%) Concur
5 1 (2.22%) hybris
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) SAP