Period
to 16 December 2017

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

Waterfall Model
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 129 142
Rank change year-on-year -40 +13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 3508 4502 4820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.10% 2.57% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 2.88% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2717 3825 4104
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -1.96%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £51,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.43% +5.00% -

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 150110 156499 179795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.94% 89.48% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 119924 130849 150343
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.50% +4.74% +5.56%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in England

Waterfall
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in England

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in England over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in England

Waterfall
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the England region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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 -47 1387 £60,000 - 84
North of England -26 646 £47,500 +5.56% 58
South East -32 568 £50,500 -3.81% 40
Midlands +10 365 £47,500 +5.56% 25
North West +30 357 £49,750 +24.38% 22
East of England -34 282 £52,500 -8.70% 19
South West -45 265 £45,000 +5.88% 23
Yorkshire -37 253 £47,500 - 27
West Midlands 0 246 £47,500 -5.00% 23
East Midlands +18 119 £45,000 - 2
North East -2 36 £40,000 +5.26% 9
Waterfall
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 England region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 3319 (94.61%) Agile Software Development
2 1294 (36.89%) Finance
3 942 (26.85%) Project Management
4 860 (24.52%) SDLC
5 724 (20.64%) Scrum
6 666 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
7 623 (17.76%) SQL
8 608 (17.33%) Java
9 550 (15.68%) C#
10 538 (15.34%) .NET
11 528 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
12 523 (14.91%) Business Analysis
13 498 (14.20%) PRINCE2
14 477 (13.60%) Microsoft
15 439 (12.51%) JIRA
16 431 (12.29%) JavaScript
17 408 (11.63%) Degree
18 377 (10.75%) SQL Server
19 364 (10.38%) Banking
20 363 (10.35%) MVC
21 358 (10.21%) Test Automation
22 357 (10.18%) XML
23 354 (10.09%) QA
24 343 (9.78%) HTML
25 308 (8.78%) Oracle
26 303 (8.64%) Retail
27 300 (8.55%) REST
27 300 (8.55%) Mentoring
28 295 (8.41%) Software Engineering
29 284 (8.10%) CSS

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 145 (4.13%) SharePoint
2 101 (2.88%) Tomcat
3 83 (2.37%) Confluence
4 75 (2.14%) Oracle Workflow
5 63 (1.80%) CMS
6 42 (1.20%) IIS
7 41 (1.17%) Apache
8 39 (1.11%) JBoss
9 31 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
9 31 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 31 (0.88%) WebSphere
10 24 (0.68%) WebLogic
11 21 (0.60%) Apache Spark
12 17 (0.48%) Drupal
13 16 (0.46%) Liferay
14 12 (0.34%) CICS
14 12 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
15 11 (0.31%) Apache Pig
16 10 (0.29%) OpenStack
16 10 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 179 (5.10%) Microsoft Office
2 177 (5.05%) Microsoft Project
3 170 (4.85%) Microsoft Excel
4 127 (3.62%) MS Visio
5 120 (3.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 18 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.23%) Simulink
8 6 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
9 5 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.14%) InVision
10 4 (0.11%) Chatbot
11 3 (0.086%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.057%) XMetaL
13 1 (0.029%) HipChat
13 1 (0.029%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 59 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.37%) Magento
4 12 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 12 (0.34%) Scribe Insight
5 11 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
7 9 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
9 6 (0.17%) Shopify
9 6 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
10 5 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
10 5 (0.14%) NetSuite
11 4 (0.11%) HFM
11 4 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (0.11%) SAP BPC
11 4 (0.11%) SAP ERP
11 4 (0.11%) thinkFolio
11 4 (0.11%) Unica
12 3 (0.086%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 153 (4.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 132 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
3 88 (2.51%) SaaS
4 52 (1.48%) Office 365
5 47 (1.34%) Force.com
6 39 (1.11%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 30 (0.86%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 29 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
8 29 (0.83%) PaaS
9 25 (0.71%) IaaS
10 22 (0.63%) OpenShift
11 18 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
12 16 (0.46%) Asana
13 15 (0.43%) Basecamp
13 15 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
14 14 (0.40%) GitHub
14 14 (0.40%) Trello
15 12 (0.34%) Serverless
16 10 (0.29%) Slack
17 8 (0.23%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 53 (1.51%) HTTP
2 41 (1.17%) Internet
3 25 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 21 (0.60%) Intranet
5 19 (0.54%) Firewall
6 17 (0.48%) SMS
7 12 (0.34%) Ethernet
8 8 (0.23%) FlexRay
8 8 (0.23%) FTP
8 8 (0.23%) VPN
9 6 (0.17%) DNS
9 6 (0.17%) LAN
9 6 (0.17%) WAN
10 5 (0.14%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.14%) SAN
10 5 (0.14%) SNMP
10 5 (0.14%) Wireless
11 4 (0.11%) Network Security
11 4 (0.11%) SSL
11 4 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 377 (10.75%) SQL Server
2 133 (3.79%) Relational Database
3 97 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
4 88 (2.51%) MySQL
5 85 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 81 (2.31%) Neo4j
7 74 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 57 (1.62%) NoSQL
9 56 (1.60%) Big Data
10 54 (1.54%) RDBMS
11 49 (1.40%) Hadoop
12 48 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 43 (1.23%) Oracle Database
14 35 (1.00%) MarkLogic
15 34 (0.97%) MongoDB
16 32 (0.91%) DB2
17 29 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
18 25 (0.71%) Power BI
19 23 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
20 22 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 439 (12.51%) JIRA
2 197 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 191 (5.44%) Jenkins
4 186 (5.30%) Selenium
5 170 (4.85%) Git (software)
6 155 (4.42%) Maven
7 152 (4.33%) Visual Studio
8 127 (3.62%) Subversion
9 119 (3.39%) Cucumber
10 74 (2.11%) Eclipse
11 71 (2.02%) SoapUI
12 65 (1.85%) JUnit
13 55 (1.57%) TeamCity
14 54 (1.54%) HP UFT
15 48 (1.37%) WebDriver
16 43 (1.23%) Ant
17 34 (0.97%) Mockito
18 28 (0.80%) JMeter
19 26 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
20 24 (0.68%) SpecFlow
General
1 1294 (36.89%) Finance
2 364 (10.38%) Banking
3 303 (8.64%) Retail
4 185 (5.27%) Investment Banking
5 158 (4.50%) Marketing
6 135 (3.85%) Retail Banking
7 96 (2.74%) Legal
8 93 (2.65%) Telecoms
9 74 (2.11%) Advertising
10 60 (1.71%) Law
11 56 (1.60%) Manufacturing
12 44 (1.25%) Financial Institution
13 43 (1.23%) Publishing
14 33 (0.94%) Automotive
14 33 (0.94%) Games
15 29 (0.83%) Electronics
15 29 (0.83%) Front Office
16 24 (0.68%) Back Office
17 19 (0.54%) Aerospace
18 12 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 877 (25.00%) Analyst
2 697 (19.87%) Project Manager
3 663 (18.90%) Business Analyst
4 525 (14.97%) Developer
5 274 (7.81%) Architect
6 228 (6.50%) IT Manager
7 182 (5.19%) IT Project Manager
8 166 (4.73%) .NET Developer
9 154 (4.39%) C# Developer
10 141 (4.02%) Software Developer
11 127 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
12 126 (3.59%) Senior Analyst
13 124 (3.53%) Senior Manager
14 121 (3.45%) Software Engineer
15 118 (3.36%) Test Analyst
16 114 (3.25%) Solutions Architect
17 107 (3.05%) C# Software Developer
18 99 (2.82%) Development Manager
18 99 (2.82%) Senior Developer
19 98 (2.79%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 538 (15.34%) .NET
2 357 (10.18%) XML
3 343 (9.78%) HTML
4 300 (8.55%) REST
5 284 (8.10%) CSS
6 271 (7.73%) Web Services
7 259 (7.38%) AngularJS
8 235 (6.70%) ASP.NET
9 221 (6.30%) jQuery
10 208 (5.93%) Spring
11 166 (4.73%) SOAP
12 160 (4.56%) HTML5
13 147 (4.19%) WCF
14 118 (3.36%) .NET Framework
15 112 (3.19%) JSON
16 104 (2.96%) ASP.NET Web API
17 103 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
18 99 (2.82%) Spring MVC
19 96 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 91 (2.59%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 528 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
2 173 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
3 157 (4.48%) User Experience
4 134 (3.82%) Computer Science
5 108 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 75 (2.14%) Mobile App
7 73 (2.08%) PMI
8 63 (1.80%) Virtual Team
9 49 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
10 39 (1.11%) Fintech
11 38 (1.08%) Smart Meter
12 36 (1.03%) Reference Data
13 31 (0.88%) FMCG
14 30 (0.86%) Client/Server
15 29 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 28 (0.80%) Data Centre
17 25 (0.71%) RIA
18 24 (0.68%) Fixed Income
19 21 (0.60%) Mainframe
20 16 (0.46%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 178 (5.07%) Linux
2 169 (4.82%) Windows
3 91 (2.59%) Unix
4 58 (1.65%) Android
5 49 (1.40%) Apple iOS
6 36 (1.03%) Windows Server
7 16 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (0.43%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 9 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.23%) AIX
10 8 (0.23%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.14%) CentOS
11 5 (0.14%) CoreOS
11 5 (0.14%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.14%) Solaris
11 5 (0.14%) SUSE
12 3 (0.086%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.086%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.086%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.086%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3319 (94.61%) Agile Software Development
2 942 (26.85%) Project Management
3 860 (24.52%) SDLC
4 724 (20.64%) Scrum
5 666 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 523 (14.91%) Business Analysis
7 498 (14.20%) PRINCE2
8 363 (10.35%) MVC
9 358 (10.21%) Test Automation
10 300 (8.55%) Mentoring
11 295 (8.41%) Software Engineering
12 261 (7.44%) Change Management
13 253 (7.21%) ITIL
14 244 (6.96%) User Stories
15 242 (6.90%) CRM
15 242 (6.90%) Risk Management
16 237 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
17 234 (6.67%) TDD
18 214 (6.10%) User Acceptance Testing
19 204 (5.82%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 623 (17.76%) SQL
2 608 (17.33%) Java
3 550 (15.68%) C#
4 431 (12.29%) JavaScript
5 129 (3.68%) Python
6 120 (3.42%) C
7 111 (3.16%) T-SQL
8 98 (2.79%) PHP
9 85 (2.42%) C++
10 67 (1.91%) VB.NET
11 62 (1.77%) PL/SQL
12 51 (1.45%) Ruby
13 43 (1.23%) Bash Shell
13 43 (1.23%) PowerShell
14 38 (1.08%) Perl
15 29 (0.83%) Apex Code
15 29 (0.83%) VB
16 26 (0.74%) COBOL
16 26 (0.74%) TypeScript
17 25 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 408 (11.63%) Degree
2 186 (5.30%) ISEB
3 116 (3.31%) ISTQB
4 115 (3.28%) Security Cleared
5 112 (3.19%) PMI Certification
6 88 (2.51%) PMP
7 60 (1.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 59 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
9 43 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 42 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 41 (1.17%) CISSP
11 41 (1.17%) SC Cleared
12 37 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 32 (0.91%) CISM
13 32 (0.91%) DV Cleared
14 27 (0.77%) IIBA
15 25 (0.71%) APMP
16 24 (0.68%) Master's Degree
17 23 (0.66%) Sun Certification
18 17 (0.48%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 354 (10.09%) QA
2 189 (5.39%) PMO
3 41 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (1.08%) Data Quality
5 34 (0.97%) SLA
6 28 (0.80%) PCI DSS
7 26 (0.74%) GDPR
8 19 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 12 (0.34%) ISO 9001
10 11 (0.31%) PMBOK
11 8 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 8 (0.23%) MiFID
12 7 (0.20%) COBIT
12 7 (0.20%) GAMP
13 6 (0.17%) P3O
14 5 (0.14%) PSD2
15 4 (0.11%) ISO 26262
16 3 (0.086%) FATCA
16 3 (0.086%) GMP
17 2 (0.057%) Basel II
System Software
1 70 (2.00%) Docker
2 42 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.26%) Apache Flume
4 9 (0.26%) HDFS
5 7 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.17%) VMware NSX
7 5 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.11%) GlusterFS
8 4 (0.11%) NFS
8 4 (0.11%) Samba
8 4 (0.11%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.086%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.086%) vSphere
10 2 (0.057%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.029%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.029%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.029%) XenApp
11 1 (0.029%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 62 (1.77%) Puppet
2 61 (1.74%) Ansible
3 56 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
5 19 (0.54%) Kubernetes
6 15 (0.43%) CA Service Virtualization
6 15 (0.43%) Nagios
7 11 (0.31%) Terraform
8 10 (0.29%) Kibana
9 9 (0.26%) Oozie
10 7 (0.20%) logstash
10 7 (0.20%) Salt
10 7 (0.20%) vCenter Server
11 4 (0.11%) OSSEC
11 4 (0.11%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 4 (0.11%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.086%) Control-M
12 3 (0.086%) Prometheus
13 2 (0.057%) HP Fortify
13 2 (0.057%) Mesos
Vendors
1 477 (13.60%) Microsoft
2 308 (8.78%) Oracle
3 132 (3.76%) Salesforce.com
4 102 (2.91%) SAP
5 84 (2.39%) HP
6 54 (1.54%) Tableau
7 44 (1.25%) Cognizant
8 43 (1.23%) Google
9 39 (1.11%) Sitecore
10 36 (1.03%) IBM
11 24 (0.68%) CA
12 23 (0.66%) New Relic
13 22 (0.63%) Sun
14 21 (0.60%) VMware
15 20 (0.57%) Siebel
16 19 (0.54%) Pega
17 18 (0.51%) Adobe
18 16 (0.46%) Atlassian
18 16 (0.46%) hybris
19 15 (0.43%) Teradata