The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Waterfall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 75 50
Rank change year-on-year +25 -25  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 42 31 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.08% 2.86% 3.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.96% 3.38% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 31
Median salary £70,000 £100,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +100.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £43,250 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £125,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +3.26%  

Waterfall is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 846 917 1081
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 82.14% 84.67% 86.14%
Number of salaries quoted 647 684 868
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Waterfall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Essex

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in Essex

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Essex over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in Essex

Waterfall
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford - 18 £85,000 -
Brentwood +4 12 £70,000 -30.00%
Colchester 0 4 £29,500 -30.58%
Waterfall
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Essex region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 63 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (37.50%) Finance
3 26 (36.11%) QA
3 26 (36.11%) SDLC
4 24 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 22 (30.56%) .NET
6 21 (29.17%) Wealth Management
7 18 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 18 (25.00%) User Stories
8 16 (22.22%) Degree
9 15 (20.83%) Change Management
10 13 (18.06%) Scrum
11 12 (16.67%) Data Modelling
11 12 (16.67%) UML
11 12 (16.67%) Use Case
11 12 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
11 12 (16.67%) Domain Models
12 11 (15.28%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (15.28%) Test Automation
12 11 (15.28%) Software Testing
12 11 (15.28%) Web Services
12 11 (15.28%) PRINCE2
13 10 (13.89%) IIBA
13 10 (13.89%) Computer Science
13 10 (13.89%) Test Planning
14 9 (12.50%) Virtual Team
14 9 (12.50%) Selenium
14 9 (12.50%) BPMN
14 9 (12.50%) CBAP
14 9 (12.50%) Confluence

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 9 (12.50%) Confluence
2 6 (8.33%) Moodle
2 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) JBoss
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle CX
2 5 (6.94%) PaaS
2 5 (6.94%) SaaS
3 3 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) Skype
2 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.39%) DB2
2 1 (1.39%) MySQL
2 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) JIRA
1 9 (12.50%) Selenium
2 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.33%) Moq
2 6 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (8.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 27 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Marketing
3 3 (4.17%) Legal
4 2 (2.78%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (36.11%) Analyst
2 20 (27.78%) Business Analyst
3 18 (25.00%) Software Analyst
4 14 (19.44%) Lead Business Analyst
5 11 (15.28%) Head of Testing
6 10 (13.89%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
7 9 (12.50%) Team Leader
8 8 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
9 6 (8.33%) Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Service Analyst
9 6 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
9 6 (8.33%) Test Analyst
10 5 (6.94%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
11 4 (5.56%) Test Leader
12 3 (4.17%) Change Analyst
12 3 (4.17%) QA Tester
12 3 (4.17%) Software Tester
12 3 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.56%) .NET
2 11 (15.28%) Web Services
3 7 (9.72%) HTML
3 7 (9.72%) HTML5
4 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (8.33%) HTML5 Canvas
5 1 (1.39%) Android SDK
5 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.39%) CSS
5 1 (1.39%) CSS3
5 1 (1.39%) EJB
5 1 (1.39%) JSON
5 1 (1.39%) MEAP
5 1 (1.39%) Middleware
5 1 (1.39%) PhoneGap
5 1 (1.39%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 6 (8.33%) Learning Management System
3 6 (8.33%) VLE
4 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) DataPower
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Fintech
5 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.39%) PKI
5 1 (1.39%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Windows
1 6 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.39%) Android
2 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (36.11%) SDLC
3 21 (29.17%) Wealth Management
4 18 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 18 (25.00%) User Stories
5 15 (20.83%) Change Management
6 13 (18.06%) Scrum
7 12 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 12 (16.67%) Domain Models
7 12 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
7 12 (16.67%) UML
7 12 (16.67%) Use Case
8 11 (15.28%) PRINCE2
8 11 (15.28%) Software Testing
8 11 (15.28%) Test Automation
8 11 (15.28%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (13.89%) Test Planning
10 9 (12.50%) BPMN
10 9 (12.50%) Requirements Management
11 8 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.72%) Java
2 6 (8.33%) C#
2 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.33%) SQL
3 5 (6.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) Degree
2 10 (13.89%) IIBA
3 9 (12.50%) CBAP
4 2 (2.78%) ISEB
4 2 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (36.11%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.33%) Blackboard
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle
2 6 (8.33%) Sitecore