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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 69 66
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 34 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.59% 2.09% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 2.52% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 16
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £59,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% +11.11%  

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 802 833 1075
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 84.78% 82.80% 87.40%
Number of salaries quoted 653 667 823
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 June 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 June 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 -9 11 £27,500 -50.00%
Colchester +1 10 £45,000 +5.88%
Basildon - 3 £65,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £60,000 - 1
Waterfall
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 66 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (40.79%) Microsoft
3 24 (31.58%) Finance
4 23 (30.26%) .NET
4 23 (30.26%) SDLC
5 17 (22.37%) QA
5 17 (22.37%) Test Automation
6 15 (19.74%) Risk Management
6 15 (19.74%) SQL
6 15 (19.74%) IT Strategy
7 14 (18.42%) JIRA
7 14 (18.42%) Wealth Management
8 13 (17.11%) User Stories
9 12 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (15.79%) Business Analysis
9 12 (15.79%) Oracle
10 11 (14.47%) C#
10 11 (14.47%) Data Modelling
10 11 (14.47%) Scrum
10 11 (14.47%) Use Case
10 11 (14.47%) Test Planning
10 11 (14.47%) Logical Data Model
11 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
11 10 (13.16%) Domain Models
11 10 (13.16%) Computer Science
11 10 (13.16%) Change Management
11 10 (13.16%) CRM
11 10 (13.16%) UML
12 9 (11.84%) Web Services
12 9 (11.84%) Regression Testing

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 (11.84%) Confluence
2 6 (7.89%) IIS
3 3 (3.95%) CMS
4 2 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) VisionPLUS
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Oracle CX
1 6 (7.89%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 4 (5.26%) PaaS
2 4 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (9.21%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.89%) Hadoop
3 6 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.89%) MySQL
3 6 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.89%) RDBMS
3 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (18.42%) JIRA
2 6 (7.89%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.89%) TeamCity
2 6 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 24 (31.58%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Marketing
3 3 (3.95%) Legal
4 2 (2.63%) Automotive
4 2 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (25.00%) Analyst
2 16 (21.05%) Business Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) Lead Business Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) Software Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Team Leader
5 7 (9.21%) Head of Testing
5 7 (9.21%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Customer Communications Manager
6 6 (7.89%) DevOps Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Test Leader
8 4 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.95%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Finance Business Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Financial Business Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Software QA Tester
9 3 (3.95%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.26%) .NET
2 9 (11.84%) Web Services
3 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.95%) Ajax
4 3 (3.95%) CSS
4 3 (3.95%) CSS3
4 3 (3.95%) HTML
4 3 (3.95%) HTML5
4 3 (3.95%) jQuery
4 3 (3.95%) JSON
5 2 (2.63%) EJB
5 2 (2.63%) Middleware
5 2 (2.63%) SOAP
5 2 (2.63%) Spring
5 2 (2.63%) Spring MVC
5 2 (2.63%) WCF
5 2 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.21%) Virtual Team
3 6 (7.89%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Windows
1 8 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 6 (7.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.26%) SDLC
3 17 (22.37%) Test Automation
4 15 (19.74%) IT Strategy
4 15 (19.74%) Risk Management
5 14 (18.42%) Wealth Management
6 13 (17.11%) User Stories
7 12 (15.79%) Business Analysis
7 12 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (14.47%) Data Modelling
8 11 (14.47%) Logical Data Model
8 11 (14.47%) Scrum
8 11 (14.47%) Test Planning
8 11 (14.47%) Use Case
9 10 (13.16%) Change Management
9 10 (13.16%) CRM
9 10 (13.16%) Domain Models
9 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
9 10 (13.16%) UML
10 9 (11.84%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.74%) SQL
2 11 (14.47%) C#
3 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.89%) Java
4 6 (7.89%) Perl
4 6 (7.89%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.26%) PHP
6 3 (3.95%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Degree
1 8 (10.53%) IIBA
2 7 (9.21%) CBAP
3 6 (7.89%) MCITP
3 6 (7.89%) MCTS
3 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.32%) ISEB
4 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.37%) QA
2 6 (7.89%) GDPR
2 6 (7.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (40.79%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.79%) Oracle
3 5 (6.58%) IBM
4 3 (3.95%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.32%) Pega