Period
to 22 May 2018

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

Waterfall Model
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 76 80
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 157 182 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.32% 3.61% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 3.88% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 135 157 195
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £31,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £53,750 £70,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £49,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.44% +5.88% +2.41%

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,437 4,693 5,849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 93.96% 93.10% 91.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3,747 4,051 4,761
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Leeds

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in Leeds

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Leeds over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 155 (98.73%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (36.94%) Test Automation
3 38 (24.20%) Git (software)
4 36 (22.93%) Functional Testing
5 33 (21.02%) BDD
6 31 (19.75%) TDD
7 28 (17.83%) Amazon AWS
8 27 (17.20%) Retail
9 26 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (16.56%) Project Management
10 24 (15.29%) Software Testing
10 24 (15.29%) Software Engineering
11 22 (14.01%) JIRA
11 22 (14.01%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (13.38%) UML
13 20 (12.74%) Java
13 20 (12.74%) Oracle
13 20 (12.74%) ArchiMate
13 20 (12.74%) DevOps
14 19 (12.10%) User Stories
14 19 (12.10%) Validation
14 19 (12.10%) Subversion
15 18 (11.46%) Maven
15 18 (11.46%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (11.46%) MySQL
15 18 (11.46%) Middleware
15 18 (11.46%) Gradle
15 18 (11.46%) Jenkins
15 18 (11.46%) Docker
15 18 (11.46%) Presales

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (0.64%) MS Project Server
1 1 (0.64%) SAS
1 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 28 (17.83%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.55%) IaaS
4 1 (0.64%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.91%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.64%) Firewall
2 1 (0.64%) LAN
2 1 (0.64%) MPLS
2 1 (0.64%) Network Security
2 1 (0.64%) WAN
2 1 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.46%) MySQL
1 18 (11.46%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.64%) Power BI
4 1 (0.64%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (24.20%) Git (software)
2 22 (14.01%) JIRA
3 19 (12.10%) Subversion
4 18 (11.46%) Gradle
4 18 (11.46%) Jenkins
4 18 (11.46%) Maven
5 17 (10.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (10.19%) Bugzilla
7 14 (8.92%) Selenium
7 14 (8.92%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.91%) ClearCase
8 3 (1.91%) ClearQuest
9 2 (1.27%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.64%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.64%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (0.64%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (17.20%) Retail
2 15 (9.55%) Finance
3 6 (3.82%) Marketing
4 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.27%) Legal
5 1 (0.64%) Automotive
5 1 (0.64%) Games
5 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.64%) Retail Finance
5 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (41.40%) Analyst
2 34 (21.66%) Architect
3 32 (20.38%) Business Analyst
4 28 (17.83%) Test Analyst
5 25 (15.92%) Automation Test Analyst
6 21 (13.38%) Software Architect
7 20 (12.74%) Senior Analyst
8 18 (11.46%) Java Architect
8 18 (11.46%) Java Software Architect
8 18 (11.46%) Project Manager
9 14 (8.92%) Senior Test Analyst
10 13 (8.28%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
11 11 (7.01%) Business Change Analyst
12 10 (6.37%) Business Change Business Analyst
13 7 (4.46%) Lead Business Analyst
14 6 (3.82%) Senior Business Analyst
15 5 (3.18%) Head of Development
15 5 (3.18%) IT Manager
15 5 (3.18%) Retail Business Analyst
15 5 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.46%) Middleware
2 5 (3.18%) .NET
3 4 (2.55%) Web Services
4 3 (1.91%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.91%) Node.js
5 2 (1.27%) Gherkin
5 2 (1.27%) SOAP
6 1 (0.64%) CSS
6 1 (0.64%) HTML
6 1 (0.64%) REST
6 1 (0.64%) Velocity
6 1 (0.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.64%) NHS
3 9 (5.73%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.82%) User Experience
5 4 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.64%) Clustering
7 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (98.73%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (36.94%) Test Automation
3 36 (22.93%) Functional Testing
4 33 (21.02%) BDD
5 31 (19.75%) TDD
6 26 (16.56%) Project Management
6 26 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (15.29%) Software Engineering
7 24 (15.29%) Software Testing
8 22 (14.01%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (13.38%) UML
10 20 (12.74%) ArchiMate
10 20 (12.74%) DevOps
11 19 (12.10%) User Stories
11 19 (12.10%) Validation
12 18 (11.46%) Presales
13 17 (10.83%) Business Analysis
13 17 (10.83%) SDLC
14 16 (10.19%) Case Management
14 16 (10.19%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.74%) Java
2 15 (9.55%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.55%) C#
4 3 (1.91%) C
4 3 (1.91%) C++
4 3 (1.91%) Perl
4 3 (1.91%) Python
4 3 (1.91%) Ruby
5 1 (0.64%) ANSI SQL
5 1 (0.64%) Groovy
5 1 (0.64%) SQL
5 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (10.83%) ISEB
2 2 (1.27%) Degree
2 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.64%) APMP
3 1 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.64%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.10%) PMO
2 3 (1.91%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.64%) GDPR
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 18 (11.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (6.37%) SmoothWall
2 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (12.74%) Oracle
2 16 (10.19%) Perforce
3 11 (7.01%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.37%) Google
5 4 (2.55%) SAP
6 3 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.64%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.64%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.64%) Cisco
7 1 (0.64%) HP
7 1 (0.64%) Tableau
7 1 (0.64%) webMethods