Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 84 75
Rank change year-on-year +26 -9 +39
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 69 80 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.85% 3.80% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.40% 4.16% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 47 67 45
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £63,000 £57,500 £71,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -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 1,278 1,923 1,795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 89.75% 91.40% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,032 1,579 1,302
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.33% +7.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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
Cirencester +4 19 £42,500 -22.73%
Gloucester +32 14 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Cheltenham +6 6 £38,000 -20.00% 1
Tetbury - 2 £47,500 -
Waterfall
South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 69 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (65.22%) JIRA
3 38 (55.07%) SQL
4 34 (49.28%) Linux
4 34 (49.28%) Test Automation
5 32 (46.38%) Security Cleared
5 32 (46.38%) Jenkins
5 32 (46.38%) Unix
5 32 (46.38%) Windows
5 32 (46.38%) Python
6 30 (43.48%) Java
6 30 (43.48%) JavaScript
6 30 (43.48%) DV Cleared
7 29 (42.03%) Bash Shell
8 28 (40.58%) TDD
9 27 (39.13%) HP
9 27 (39.13%) Cucumber
9 27 (39.13%) HP ALM
10 25 (36.23%) Confluence
10 25 (36.23%) Atlassian
11 23 (33.33%) C
12 22 (31.88%) C#
13 21 (30.43%) C++
13 21 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (28.99%) .NET
14 20 (28.99%) HP UFT
15 18 (26.09%) Visual Studio
15 18 (26.09%) CSS
16 17 (24.64%) SOAP
16 17 (24.64%) Ant

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 25 (36.23%) Confluence
2 15 (21.74%) Apache
2 15 (21.74%) IIS
2 15 (21.74%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) BlazeMeter
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) HTTP
2 2 (2.90%) FCoE
2 2 (2.90%) Firewall
2 2 (2.90%) SNMP
2 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) Big Data
1 2 (2.90%) Data Lake
1 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.90%) Power BI
1 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2016
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (65.22%) JIRA
2 32 (46.38%) Jenkins
3 27 (39.13%) Cucumber
4 20 (28.99%) HP UFT
5 18 (26.09%) Visual Studio
6 17 (24.64%) Ant
6 17 (24.64%) Eclipse
6 17 (24.64%) JUnit
6 17 (24.64%) Maven
6 17 (24.64%) Selenium
6 17 (24.64%) SoapUI
7 15 (21.74%) Bitbucket
8 3 (4.35%) JMeter
8 3 (4.35%) LoadRunner
9 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.90%) Redmine
10 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (33.33%) Analyst
2 17 (24.64%) Test Analyst
3 15 (21.74%) Test Manager
4 14 (20.29%) Test Automation Manager
5 10 (14.49%) Test Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) Test Leader
7 6 (8.70%) Business Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Lead Test Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Automation Test Lead
10 3 (4.35%) Head of Testing
11 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.90%) IT Engineer
11 2 (2.90%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.90%) Power BI Developer
11 2 (2.90%) Technology Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.99%) .NET
2 18 (26.09%) CSS
3 17 (24.64%) Gherkin
3 17 (24.64%) jQuery
3 17 (24.64%) SOAP
4 16 (23.19%) HTML
4 16 (23.19%) XML
5 15 (21.74%) J2EE
5 15 (21.74%) REST
6 4 (5.80%) STL
7 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.90%) Java EE
7 2 (2.90%) Yocto
8 1 (1.45%) JSON
8 1 (1.45%) Web Services
8 1 (1.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Computer Science
2 10 (14.49%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.80%) Fintech
5 2 (2.90%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.90%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (49.28%) Linux
2 32 (46.38%) Unix
2 32 (46.38%) Windows
3 15 (21.74%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.90%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (49.28%) Test Automation
3 28 (40.58%) TDD
4 21 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (23.19%) BDD
6 15 (21.74%) Information Assurance
6 15 (21.74%) Process Improvement
7 14 (20.29%) Software Testing
7 14 (20.29%) Test Scripting
8 13 (18.84%) ITIL
8 13 (18.84%) Service Delivery
8 13 (18.84%) Service Management
8 13 (18.84%) Test Strategy
8 13 (18.84%) User Stories
8 13 (18.84%) V-Model
9 11 (15.94%) Change Management
10 10 (14.49%) DevOps
10 10 (14.49%) Incident Management
10 10 (14.49%) Problem Management
10 10 (14.49%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.07%) SQL
2 32 (46.38%) Python
3 30 (43.48%) Java
3 30 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 29 (42.03%) Bash Shell
5 23 (33.33%) C
6 22 (31.88%) C#
7 21 (30.43%) C++
8 17 (24.64%) Groovy
8 17 (24.64%) Ruby
8 17 (24.64%) VBScript
9 16 (23.19%) Jython
10 13 (18.84%) PHP
11 12 (17.39%) PowerShell
12 5 (7.25%) T-SQL
13 2 (2.90%) Embedded C
13 2 (2.90%) Embedded C++
13 2 (2.90%) Korn
13 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (46.38%) Security Cleared
2 30 (43.48%) DV Cleared
3 13 (18.84%) Degree
4 2 (2.90%) CCNA
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.90%) CISSP
4 2 (2.90%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (2.90%) GIAC
4 2 (2.90%) Linux+ Certification
4 2 (2.90%) MCSE
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.90%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (2.90%) SANS
4 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (21.74%) Docker
2 2 (2.90%) NFS
2 2 (2.90%) Samba
2 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.90%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 27 (39.13%) HP ALM
2 17 (24.64%) CA Service Virtualization
3 7 (10.14%) Puppet
4 2 (2.90%) Ansible
4 2 (2.90%) Nagios
4 2 (2.90%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 27 (39.13%) HP
2 25 (36.23%) Atlassian
3 17 (24.64%) CA
4 2 (2.90%) EMC
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.90%) NetApp
4 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
4 2 (2.90%) VMware