Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 101 72
Rank change year-on-year +36 -29 +44
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 71 50 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.22% 3.03% 4.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.53% 3.30% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 63 47 70
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £34,000 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,400 £53,750 £78,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,566 1,515 1,905
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 93.10% 91.87% 90.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,275 1,231 1,401
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Gloucestershire

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in Gloucestershire

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in Gloucestershire

Waterfall
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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
Cheltenham - 18 £40,000 -
Gloucester +6 10 £50,000 +53.85% 2
Cirencester +15 9 £70,000 +64.71% 1
Waterfall
South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 68 (95.77%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (63.38%) Finance
3 25 (35.21%) Windows
3 25 (35.21%) Test Automation
4 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
5 20 (28.17%) Bash Shell
6 19 (26.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (25.35%) Linux
8 17 (23.94%) DV Cleared
9 16 (22.54%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (21.13%) JIRA
11 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (19.72%) C
12 13 (18.31%) Atlassian
12 13 (18.31%) Confluence
13 12 (16.90%) Business Analysis
13 12 (16.90%) SQL
14 11 (15.49%) Java
14 11 (15.49%) Python
14 11 (15.49%) Unix
14 11 (15.49%) Jenkins
14 11 (15.49%) Docker
14 11 (15.49%) Test Scripting
14 11 (15.49%) Cucumber
15 10 (14.08%) Information Assurance
15 10 (14.08%) User Stories
15 10 (14.08%) Bitbucket
15 10 (14.08%) TDD
16 9 (12.68%) Service Management
16 9 (12.68%) Linux Command Line

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 13 (18.31%) Confluence
2 1 (1.41%) Apache
2 1 (1.41%) IIS
2 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (1.41%) Big Data
2 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) JIRA
2 11 (15.49%) Cucumber
2 11 (15.49%) Jenkins
3 10 (14.08%) Bitbucket
4 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.41%) Ant
6 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.41%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.41%) JUnit
6 1 (1.41%) Maven
6 1 (1.41%) Selenium
6 1 (1.41%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.41%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (63.38%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Marketing
3 3 (4.23%) Back Office
3 3 (4.23%) Billing
4 2 (2.82%) Electronics
4 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (39.44%) Analyst
2 17 (23.94%) Architect
3 14 (19.72%) Business Analyst
3 14 (19.72%) Test Analyst
4 11 (15.49%) Business Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Test Leader
6 6 (8.45%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Lead Tester
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Tester
7 5 (7.04%) Tester
8 4 (5.63%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Security Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Agile Test Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Business Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Business Systems Manager
9 3 (4.23%) ERP Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) STL
1 6 (8.45%) Yocto
2 4 (5.63%) Web Services
3 2 (2.82%) .NET
3 2 (2.82%) CSS
3 2 (2.82%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.41%) HTML
4 1 (1.41%) J2EE
4 1 (1.41%) jQuery
4 1 (1.41%) JSON
4 1 (1.41%) SOAP
4 1 (1.41%) XML
4 1 (1.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.68%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (8.45%) Device Driver
3 6 (8.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (8.45%) Fintech
4 3 (4.23%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.82%) PMI
6 1 (1.41%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.21%) Windows
2 18 (25.35%) Linux
3 11 (15.49%) Unix
4 6 (8.45%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.41%) CentOS
5 1 (1.41%) Fedora
5 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (95.77%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (35.21%) Test Automation
3 19 (26.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (16.90%) Business Analysis
6 11 (15.49%) Test Scripting
7 10 (14.08%) Information Assurance
7 10 (14.08%) TDD
7 10 (14.08%) User Stories
8 9 (12.68%) Service Management
9 8 (11.27%) Process Architecture
9 8 (11.27%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (11.27%) SDLC
9 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
9 8 (11.27%) UML
10 7 (9.86%) Acceptance Criteria
10 7 (9.86%) BDD
10 7 (9.86%) Software Delivery
10 7 (9.86%) Test Strategy
11 6 (8.45%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.17%) Bash Shell
2 14 (19.72%) C
3 12 (16.90%) SQL
4 11 (15.49%) Java
4 11 (15.49%) Python
5 7 (9.86%) C++
6 6 (8.45%) Embedded C
6 6 (8.45%) Embedded C++
7 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.63%) PHP
8 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.23%) C#
10 1 (1.41%) Groovy
10 1 (1.41%) Jython
10 1 (1.41%) Ruby
10 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
2 17 (23.94%) DV Cleared
3 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.41%) Degree
5 1 (1.41%) ISEB
5 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) GDPR
3 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (15.49%) Docker
2 1 (1.41%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) HP ALM
2 2 (2.82%) Puppet
3 1 (1.41%) Ansible
3 1 (1.41%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (1.41%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.41%) Nagios
3 1 (1.41%) OpenNMS
3 1 (1.41%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Atlassian
2 5 (7.04%) SAP
3 4 (5.63%) HP
4 3 (4.23%) ConnectWise
4 3 (4.23%) Mitel
5 1 (1.41%) CA
5 1 (1.41%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.41%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.41%) VMware