Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 54 88
Rank change year-on-year -43 +34 -24
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 49 81 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.93% 4.85% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 5.20% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 37 66 53
Gloucestershire median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +18.75% -17.10%
10th Percentile £41,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,000 £75,000 £53,750
South West median annual salary £50,000 £46,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.95% +10.00% -5.56%

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 1,545 1,557 1,586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 92.29% 93.23% 92.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,158 1,270 1,276
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,804 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £66,250 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 22 July 2019.

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 22 July 2019. 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
Gloucester -26 10 £48,500 -3.00%
Cheltenham -8 4 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Cirencester +4 3 £60,000 -16.67%
Waterfall
South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 49 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (79.59%) Linux
3 33 (67.35%) Security Cleared
4 28 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
4 28 (57.14%) C
4 28 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 24 (48.98%) C++
5 24 (48.98%) Bash Shell
6 23 (46.94%) OO
6 23 (46.94%) OOD
6 23 (46.94%) Embedded C
6 23 (46.94%) Embedded C++
7 19 (38.78%) SC Cleared
8 18 (36.73%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (34.69%) SDLC
9 17 (34.69%) Python
10 14 (28.57%) Windows
10 14 (28.57%) Test Automation
11 13 (26.53%) Network Security
11 13 (26.53%) DV Cleared
12 12 (24.49%) Test Strategy
12 12 (24.49%) Cryptography
13 11 (22.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 11 (22.45%) Embedded Linux
13 11 (22.45%) Requirements Analysis
13 11 (22.45%) Device Driver
13 11 (22.45%) UML
13 11 (22.45%) STL
13 11 (22.45%) Docker
13 11 (22.45%) Open Source

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 9 (18.37%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.04%) JBoss
2 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP APO
1 1 (2.04%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.04%) SAP IBP
1 1 (2.04%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) IaaS
1 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
1 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) Network Security
2 2 (4.08%) DNS
3 1 (2.04%) DHCP
3 1 (2.04%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) IPsec
3 1 (2.04%) LAN
3 1 (2.04%) SAN
3 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Big Data
2 3 (6.12%) MySQL
3 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
1 9 (18.37%) JIRA
2 6 (12.24%) Bitbucket
2 6 (12.24%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.08%) TestRail
4 1 (2.04%) Appium
4 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.04%) eggPlant
4 1 (2.04%) JUnit
4 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.04%) Maven
4 1 (2.04%) Robot Framework
4 1 (2.04%) Selenium
4 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.16%) Marketing
3 3 (6.12%) Electronics
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Consultant
2 11 (22.45%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) C++ Consultant
3 9 (18.37%) Software Consultant
3 9 (18.37%) Software Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Test Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Kernel Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Kernel Software Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Principal Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) STL
1 11 (22.45%) Yocto
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) JSON
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Device Driver
1 11 (22.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.04%) Life Science
4 1 (2.04%) PKI
4 1 (2.04%) Replication
4 1 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 39 (79.59%) Linux
2 14 (28.57%) Windows
3 11 (22.45%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (16.33%) Unix
5 6 (12.24%) CentOS
5 6 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (10.20%) Ubuntu
7 4 (8.16%) Fedora
8 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 28 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 23 (46.94%) OO
3 23 (46.94%) OOD
4 18 (36.73%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (34.69%) SDLC
6 14 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 12 (24.49%) Cryptography
7 12 (24.49%) Test Strategy
8 11 (22.45%) Device Driver Development
8 11 (22.45%) Open Source
8 11 (22.45%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (22.45%) UML
9 6 (12.24%) Information Assurance
9 6 (12.24%) Process Improvement
9 6 (12.24%) Systems Engineering
9 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
9 6 (12.24%) V-Model
10 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) C
2 24 (48.98%) Bash Shell
2 24 (48.98%) C++
3 23 (46.94%) Embedded C
3 23 (46.94%) Embedded C++
4 17 (34.69%) Python
5 10 (20.41%) SQL
6 8 (16.33%) Java
7 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.08%) PHP
10 1 (2.04%) C#
10 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (67.35%) Security Cleared
2 19 (38.78%) SC Cleared
3 13 (26.53%) DV Cleared
4 5 (10.20%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.08%) Degree
6 1 (2.04%) CCNA
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.04%) ISEB
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) Docker
2 5 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.16%) NFS
3 4 (8.16%) Samba
3 4 (8.16%) VirtualBox
3 4 (8.16%) Xen
4 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Kubernetes
2 4 (8.16%) Ansible
2 4 (8.16%) Docker Swarm
2 4 (8.16%) Nagios
2 4 (8.16%) OpenNMS
2 4 (8.16%) Puppet
2 4 (8.16%) vCenter Server
2 4 (8.16%) ZABBIX
3 2 (4.08%) HP ALM
4 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.04%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Atlassian
2 6 (12.24%) Red Hat
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.20%) VMware
4 4 (8.16%) Cloudera
4 4 (8.16%) Dell
4 4 (8.16%) EMC
4 4 (8.16%) Hortonworks
4 4 (8.16%) NetApp
4 4 (8.16%) SAP
4 4 (8.16%) SolarWinds
5 3 (6.12%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) Adobe
6 1 (2.04%) Apteco
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco
6 1 (2.04%) JDA
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle
6 1 (2.04%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.04%) Sun