Period
to 20 October 2018

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

Waterfall Model
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 191 144
Rank change year-on-year +23 -47 +10
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 1,459 1,410 1,810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.16% 1.90% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 2.05% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,111 1,039 1,585
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.87% +7.00%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 61,894 68,868 70,789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.69% 92.82% 92.01%
Number of salaries quoted 49,732 52,697 61,082
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.45% - +5.26%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in London

Waterfall
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in London

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Waterfall in London

Waterfall
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the London region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Central London +38 386 £70,000 +7.69% 51
South London +31 85 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West London +68 66 £64,500 +43.33% 23
East London -24 11 £125,000 +108.33%
Waterfall
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 London region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 1,413 (96.85%) Agile Software Development
2 602 (41.26%) Finance
3 465 (31.87%) Project Management
4 324 (22.21%) SQL
4 324 (22.21%) Scrum
5 315 (21.59%) .NET
6 310 (21.25%) SDLC
7 275 (18.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 246 (16.86%) Analytical Skills
9 242 (16.59%) Degree
10 241 (16.52%) C#
11 239 (16.38%) Microsoft
12 220 (15.08%) Business Analysis
13 213 (14.60%) SQL Server
14 212 (14.53%) PRINCE2
15 200 (13.71%) JavaScript
16 197 (13.50%) Java
17 193 (13.23%) Problem-Solving
18 192 (13.16%) SOA
19 180 (12.34%) Web Services
20 174 (11.93%) Test Automation
21 163 (11.17%) CSS
22 161 (11.03%) Microsoft Azure
23 158 (10.83%) Banking
24 152 (10.42%) CRM
25 148 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
26 140 (9.60%) JIRA
26 140 (9.60%) TOGAF
27 136 (9.32%) SharePoint
28 133 (9.12%) T-SQL

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 136 (9.32%) SharePoint
2 56 (3.84%) Confluence
3 47 (3.22%) BizTalk Server
4 21 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 17 (1.17%) SAS
6 12 (0.82%) IIS
6 12 (0.82%) WebSphere
7 11 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (0.75%) WebLogic
8 10 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 8 (0.55%) CMS
10 6 (0.41%) Drupal
10 6 (0.41%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.21%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.21%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.14%) Apache
12 2 (0.14%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.069%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 102 (6.99%) Microsoft Project
2 86 (5.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 75 (5.14%) Microsoft Office
4 74 (5.07%) MS Visio
5 67 (4.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.21%) InVision
6 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.069%) Maya
8 1 (0.069%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.069%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 115 (7.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (2.12%) Dynamics AX
3 28 (1.92%) Scribe Insight
4 7 (0.48%) Maximo
5 6 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.27%) CA PPM
7 4 (0.27%) SAP CRM
7 4 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
7 4 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.21%) RiskWrite
8 3 (0.21%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (0.21%) SAP SCM
8 3 (0.21%) Workfront
9 2 (0.14%) Elite 3E
9 2 (0.14%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 161 (11.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 119 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (2.40%) GitHub
3 35 (2.40%) Office 365
4 31 (2.12%) SaaS
5 14 (0.96%) PaaS
6 13 (0.89%) IaaS
7 11 (0.75%) Slack
8 9 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (0.41%) BlazeMeter
9 6 (0.41%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 5 (0.34%) Azure Machine Learning
10 5 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.34%) Heroku
10 5 (0.34%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 4 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
11 4 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.21%) G Suite
12 3 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.23%) HTTP
2 17 (1.17%) Firewall
3 11 (0.75%) Intranet
4 8 (0.55%) Network Security
4 8 (0.55%) WAN
5 7 (0.48%) Extranet
5 7 (0.48%) Internet
6 6 (0.41%) DNS
6 6 (0.41%) Multicast
7 5 (0.34%) SAN
8 4 (0.27%) NAS
9 3 (0.21%) DHCP
10 2 (0.14%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (0.14%) SMS
10 2 (0.14%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.14%) VPN
11 1 (0.069%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.069%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.069%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.069%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (14.60%) SQL Server
2 110 (7.54%) Data Warehouse
3 55 (3.77%) Big Data
4 40 (2.74%) Relational Database
5 39 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 39 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (2.12%) Oracle Database
7 31 (2.12%) Power BI
7 31 (2.12%) RDBMS
8 26 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 26 (1.78%) SQL Server 2016
9 25 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 22 (1.51%) Oracle Database 10g
11 22 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
11 22 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 21 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
13 19 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
14 17 (1.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 140 (9.60%) JIRA
2 87 (5.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 77 (5.28%) Visual Studio Team System
4 65 (4.46%) Jenkins
5 47 (3.22%) Selenium
6 46 (3.15%) Git (software)
7 33 (2.26%) JUnit
8 28 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
9 26 (1.78%) WebDriver
10 23 (1.58%) Maven
11 21 (1.44%) Cucumber
11 21 (1.44%) Eclipse
12 18 (1.23%) git-flow
12 18 (1.23%) Subversion
13 16 (1.10%) Ant
13 16 (1.10%) Visual Studio
14 13 (0.89%) SpecFlow
15 11 (0.75%) TestNG
16 10 (0.69%) HP UFT
16 10 (0.69%) JMeter
General
1 602 (41.26%) Finance
2 158 (10.83%) Banking
3 104 (7.13%) Retail
4 46 (3.15%) Marketing
5 42 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 34 (2.33%) Investment Banking
7 29 (1.99%) Advertising
8 28 (1.92%) Back Office
8 28 (1.92%) Financial Institution
9 24 (1.64%) Front Office
9 24 (1.64%) Law
10 23 (1.58%) Legal
11 14 (0.96%) Games
12 13 (0.89%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.62%) Publishing
14 8 (0.55%) Music Industry
15 7 (0.48%) French Language
16 6 (0.41%) Local Government
17 5 (0.34%) Billing
18 4 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 334 (22.89%) Analyst
2 298 (20.42%) Project Manager
3 251 (17.20%) Architect
4 228 (15.63%) Business Analyst
5 169 (11.58%) Solutions Architect
6 123 (8.43%) Developer
7 98 (6.72%) Senior Analyst
8 69 (4.73%) Senior Manager
9 61 (4.18%) Consultant
9 61 (4.18%) IT Manager
9 61 (4.18%) Senior Business Analyst
10 59 (4.04%) Senior Project Manager
11 48 (3.29%) Technical Architect
12 47 (3.22%) IT Project Manager
13 44 (3.02%) Programme Manager
13 44 (3.02%) Senior Architect
14 42 (2.88%) C# Developer
15 39 (2.67%) Test Analyst
16 38 (2.60%) .NET Architect
16 38 (2.60%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (21.59%) .NET
2 180 (12.34%) Web Services
3 163 (11.17%) CSS
4 123 (8.43%) HTML
5 107 (7.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 102 (6.99%) Entity Framework
7 99 (6.79%) jQuery
8 89 (6.10%) XML
9 82 (5.62%) React
10 80 (5.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 69 (4.73%) .NET Core
12 63 (4.32%) .NET Framework
13 54 (3.70%) HTML5
14 49 (3.36%) JSON
15 37 (2.54%) WPF
16 36 (2.47%) REST
16 36 (2.47%) RESTful
17 35 (2.40%) AngularJS
18 33 (2.26%) Task Parallel Library
19 30 (2.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 246 (16.86%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (6.51%) User Experience
3 81 (5.55%) Computer Science
3 81 (5.55%) N-Tier
4 62 (4.25%) Self-Motivation
5 53 (3.63%) Management Information System
6 47 (3.22%) Fintech
7 45 (3.08%) Mobile App
8 42 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
9 36 (2.47%) PMI
10 35 (2.40%) Virtual Team
11 30 (2.06%) Mobile Payment
12 20 (1.37%) Fixed Income
12 20 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
12 20 (1.37%) SWIFT
13 19 (1.30%) FMCG
14 18 (1.23%) Data Centre
15 16 (1.10%) Reinsurance
16 15 (1.03%) Equities
17 13 (0.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 65 (4.46%) Windows
2 50 (3.43%) Linux
3 27 (1.85%) Apple iOS
4 26 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (1.64%) Windows Server
6 21 (1.44%) Android
7 18 (1.23%) Unix
8 6 (0.41%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.27%) AIX
9 4 (0.27%) HPUX
9 4 (0.27%) Solaris
10 3 (0.21%) CentOS
11 2 (0.14%) Fedora
11 2 (0.14%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.069%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,413 (96.85%) Agile Software Development
2 465 (31.87%) Project Management
3 324 (22.21%) Scrum
4 310 (21.25%) SDLC
5 275 (18.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 220 (15.08%) Business Analysis
7 212 (14.53%) PRINCE2
8 193 (13.23%) Problem-Solving
9 192 (13.16%) SOA
10 174 (11.93%) Test Automation
11 152 (10.42%) CRM
12 148 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
13 140 (9.60%) TOGAF
14 127 (8.70%) Mentoring
15 126 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
15 126 (8.64%) UML
16 121 (8.29%) DevOps
16 121 (8.29%) User Stories
17 114 (7.81%) Change Management
18 105 (7.20%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 324 (22.21%) SQL
2 241 (16.52%) C#
3 200 (13.71%) JavaScript
4 197 (13.50%) Java
5 133 (9.12%) T-SQL
6 55 (3.77%) Python
7 39 (2.67%) PowerShell
8 37 (2.54%) C
9 30 (2.06%) PL/SQL
10 19 (1.30%) Kotlin
11 14 (0.96%) R
12 11 (0.75%) PHP
13 10 (0.69%) Apple Swift
14 9 (0.62%) Apex Code
14 9 (0.62%) C++
14 9 (0.62%) Java 8
15 8 (0.55%) Bash Shell
15 8 (0.55%) Scala
16 7 (0.48%) VBA
17 6 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 242 (16.59%) Degree
2 91 (6.24%) PMI Certification
3 79 (5.41%) PMP
4 71 (4.87%) Computer Science Degree
5 58 (3.98%) Security Cleared
6 54 (3.70%) ISEB
7 41 (2.81%) ISTQB
8 30 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 28 (1.92%) DV Cleared
10 22 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 17 (1.17%) MAPM
11 17 (1.17%) SC Cleared
12 16 (1.10%) CISSP
13 14 (0.96%) CISM
14 13 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 12 (0.82%) CRISC
16 9 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (0.62%) PhD
17 8 (0.55%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (8.98%) QA
2 78 (5.35%) PMO
3 19 (1.30%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.89%) GDPR
4 13 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.69%) SLA
6 7 (0.48%) COBIT
7 4 (0.27%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.21%) MiFID
8 3 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.21%) SEPA
9 2 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.14%) FINREP
9 2 (0.14%) GAMP
9 2 (0.14%) GxP
9 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.14%) PSD2
10 1 (0.069%) GAAP
10 1 (0.069%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.10%) Docker
3 6 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.21%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.14%) Xen
6 1 (0.069%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.069%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (1.17%) HP ALM
2 9 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.62%) Puppet
3 8 (0.55%) Ansible
3 8 (0.55%) Control-M
4 5 (0.34%) Nagios
4 5 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.27%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.27%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (0.21%) SCCM
6 3 (0.21%) SCOM
6 3 (0.21%) TIBCO Hawk
7 2 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.14%) Kibana
7 2 (0.14%) logstash
7 2 (0.14%) OpenNMS
7 2 (0.14%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.14%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.069%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 239 (16.38%) Microsoft
2 109 (7.47%) Oracle
3 61 (4.18%) Nintex
4 44 (3.02%) SAP
5 43 (2.95%) Salesforce.com
6 24 (1.64%) HP
7 20 (1.37%) IBM
8 19 (1.30%) Tableau
9 17 (1.17%) Informatica
10 16 (1.10%) Adobe
10 16 (1.10%) Google
11 14 (0.96%) hybris
11 14 (0.96%) VMware
12 12 (0.82%) Sitecore
13 9 (0.62%) CheckPoint
14 8 (0.55%) AppDynamics
14 8 (0.55%) Bloomberg
14 8 (0.55%) Cisco
14 8 (0.55%) MuleSoft
15 7 (0.48%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud