Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 55 66
Rank change year-on-year -28 +11 +22
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 159 239 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.21% 4.47% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 4.95% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 139 213 248
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% -5.56%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,100 £31,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £70,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £49,250 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.07% +8.24% -3.41%

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 4,609 4,825 6,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 93.07% 90.32% 90.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3,905 4,177 5,030
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 154 (96.86%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (26.42%) Test Automation
3 38 (23.90%) Git (software)
4 35 (22.01%) JIRA
5 33 (20.75%) Software Engineering
6 32 (20.13%) Finance
7 31 (19.50%) Project Management
7 31 (19.50%) SDLC
8 28 (17.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (17.61%) Subversion
9 27 (16.98%) JavaScript
10 25 (15.72%) Java
10 25 (15.72%) Functional Testing
11 24 (15.09%) BDD
12 22 (13.84%) TDD
12 22 (13.84%) Retail
12 22 (13.84%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (12.58%) Software Testing
14 18 (11.32%) Linux
15 17 (10.69%) Business Analysis
16 16 (10.06%) Amazon AWS
16 16 (10.06%) UML
16 16 (10.06%) ISEB
16 16 (10.06%) Scrum
17 15 (9.43%) Python
17 15 (9.43%) C++
18 14 (8.81%) HTML
18 14 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
19 13 (8.18%) Defect Management
19 13 (8.18%) 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 3 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.89%) InVision
3 3 (1.89%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.06%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.89%) IaaS
3 3 (1.89%) Slack
4 1 (0.63%) PaaS
4 1 (0.63%) SaaS
4 1 (0.63%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.89%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.63%) Firewall
2 1 (0.63%) LAN
2 1 (0.63%) MPLS
2 1 (0.63%) Network Security
2 1 (0.63%) WAN
2 1 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.29%) MySQL
1 10 (6.29%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (23.90%) Git (software)
2 35 (22.01%) JIRA
3 28 (17.61%) Subversion
4 13 (8.18%) Bugzilla
4 13 (8.18%) Selenium
4 13 (8.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (8.18%) WebDriver
5 12 (7.55%) Android Studio
5 12 (7.55%) Eclipse
5 12 (7.55%) Visual Studio
6 10 (6.29%) Gradle
6 10 (6.29%) Jenkins
6 10 (6.29%) Maven
7 3 (1.89%) Axure RP
7 3 (1.89%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.89%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.26%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.63%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.63%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (20.13%) Finance
2 22 (13.84%) Retail
3 10 (6.29%) Marketing
4 3 (1.89%) Legal
4 3 (1.89%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.26%) Automotive
6 1 (0.63%) Games
6 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Retail Finance
6 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (33.96%) Analyst
2 26 (16.35%) Business Analyst
3 24 (15.09%) Test Analyst
4 22 (13.84%) Architect
5 21 (13.21%) Automation Test Analyst
5 21 (13.21%) Project Manager
6 13 (8.18%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (7.55%) C++ Software Engineer
7 12 (7.55%) Java Engineer
7 12 (7.55%) Java Software Engineer
7 12 (7.55%) Python Software Engineer
7 12 (7.55%) Software Engineer
8 11 (6.92%) Senior Test Analyst
9 10 (6.29%) Java Architect
9 10 (6.29%) Java Software Architect
9 10 (6.29%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
9 10 (6.29%) Software Architect
10 8 (5.03%) IT Manager
10 8 (5.03%) Senior Manager
11 7 (4.40%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.81%) HTML
2 12 (7.55%) Middleware
3 6 (3.77%) .NET
4 4 (2.52%) AngularJS
4 4 (2.52%) SOAP
4 4 (2.52%) Web Services
5 3 (1.89%) Node.js
6 2 (1.26%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.26%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.26%) REST
6 2 (1.26%) XML
7 1 (0.63%) CSS
7 1 (0.63%) jQuery
7 1 (0.63%) RESTful
7 1 (0.63%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.40%) User Experience
3 6 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.77%) NHS
4 3 (1.89%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.26%) PMI
6 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.32%) Linux
2 13 (8.18%) Windows
3 12 (7.55%) Android
3 12 (7.55%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (96.86%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (26.42%) Test Automation
3 33 (20.75%) Software Engineering
4 31 (19.50%) Project Management
4 31 (19.50%) SDLC
5 28 (17.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (15.72%) Functional Testing
7 24 (15.09%) BDD
8 22 (13.84%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (13.84%) TDD
9 20 (12.58%) Software Testing
10 17 (10.69%) Business Analysis
11 16 (10.06%) Scrum
11 16 (10.06%) UML
12 13 (8.18%) Case Management
12 13 (8.18%) Defect Management
12 13 (8.18%) Non-Functional Testing
12 13 (8.18%) Presales
12 13 (8.18%) User Stories
13 12 (7.55%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 27 (16.98%) JavaScript
2 25 (15.72%) Java
3 15 (9.43%) C++
3 15 (9.43%) Python
4 12 (7.55%) SQL
5 5 (3.14%) C#
6 3 (1.89%) C
6 3 (1.89%) Perl
6 3 (1.89%) Ruby
7 2 (1.26%) VBA
8 1 (0.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (10.06%) ISEB
2 5 (3.14%) CISM
2 5 (3.14%) CISSP
3 4 (2.52%) Degree
4 3 (1.89%) APMP
4 3 (1.89%) PMP
4 3 (1.89%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.26%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.26%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.77%) PMO
2 5 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 3 (1.89%) QA
5 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 10 (6.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.77%) SmoothWall
2 1 (0.63%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.63%) Puppet
2 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (8.18%) Perforce
2 12 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.92%) Oracle
4 6 (3.77%) Google
5 3 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.89%) webMethods
6 2 (1.26%) SAP
7 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco
7 1 (0.63%) HP