Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
England > London
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 164 148
Rank change year-on-year -11 -16 0
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 1,385 1,498 1,973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.98% 2.18% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.38% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,034 1,226 1,675
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,875 £37,850
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,550
% change year-on-year +5.00% -1.09% +1.10%

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 64,186 62,810 76,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.79% 91.23% 90.98%
Number of salaries quoted 52,626 52,692 65,459
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,500 £33,750 £33,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -40 376 £69,000 +20.00% 50
West London +6 54 £63,500 +10.43% 16
South London -10 50 £47,500 -19.15% 9
East London +11 12 £57,500 -30.30% 4
North London 0 10 £57,500 -4.17% 3
Waterfall
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 1,355 (97.83%) Agile Software Development
2 500 (36.10%) Finance
3 395 (28.52%) Project Management
4 356 (25.70%) Scrum
5 287 (20.72%) SDLC
6 238 (17.18%) Microsoft
7 232 (16.75%) PRINCE2
8 220 (15.88%) Java
8 220 (15.88%) SQL
9 208 (15.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 206 (14.87%) .NET
11 192 (13.86%) Business Analysis
12 191 (13.79%) Degree
13 160 (11.55%) JIRA
14 158 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
15 157 (11.34%) Problem-Solving
16 154 (11.12%) Business Intelligence
17 145 (10.47%) Banking
18 140 (10.11%) Retail
19 138 (9.96%) C#
20 137 (9.89%) Change Management
21 136 (9.82%) CRM
22 129 (9.31%) QA
23 126 (9.10%) Kanban
24 121 (8.74%) SQL Server
25 108 (7.80%) JavaScript
26 106 (7.65%) E-Commerce
27 105 (7.58%) Oracle
28 95 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
28 95 (6.86%) Migration

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 71 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 59 (4.26%) Confluence
3 30 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
4 27 (1.95%) CMS
5 24 (1.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 19 (1.37%) SAS
7 12 (0.87%) Liferay
8 8 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 8 (0.58%) JBoss
9 7 (0.51%) Apache
9 7 (0.51%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.51%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.43%) IIS
11 5 (0.36%) WebLogic Portal
12 4 (0.29%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.22%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.22%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.14%) CICS
Applications
1 93 (6.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 86 (6.21%) Microsoft Office
3 80 (5.78%) MS Visio
4 48 (3.47%) Microsoft Project
5 38 (2.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 14 (1.01%) OmniGraffle
7 13 (0.94%) InVision
8 12 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.14%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 71 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.94%) Scribe Insight
4 11 (0.79%) NetSuite
5 10 (0.72%) SAP CRM
6 6 (0.43%) Infor CRM
7 5 (0.36%) Magento
7 5 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
8 4 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.29%) Sage CRM
8 4 (0.29%) SAP IS-U
9 3 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.22%) HFM
9 3 (0.22%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.14%) Advent Moxy
10 2 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
10 2 (0.14%) Elite 3E
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.14%) Visualfiles
11 1 (0.072%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 86 (6.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (3.90%) Office 365
3 47 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (2.96%) SaaS
5 20 (1.44%) IaaS
5 20 (1.44%) PaaS
6 16 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (1.08%) Slack
8 14 (1.01%) Force.com
8 14 (1.01%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 13 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 13 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
10 11 (0.79%) Serverless
10 11 (0.79%) Trello
11 10 (0.72%) GitHub
11 10 (0.72%) OpenShift
12 8 (0.58%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 6 (0.43%) G Suite
13 6 (0.43%) IBM Blueworks
14 5 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.79%) Firewall
1 11 (0.79%) HTTP
2 10 (0.72%) Internet
3 8 (0.58%) WAN
4 7 (0.51%) Intranet
5 6 (0.43%) FTP
5 6 (0.43%) Network Security
5 6 (0.43%) SAN
6 5 (0.36%) NAS
6 5 (0.36%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.36%) VPN
7 4 (0.29%) Multicast
7 4 (0.29%) PPP
7 4 (0.29%) SMS
8 3 (0.22%) LAN
8 3 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.14%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.14%) Skype
10 1 (0.072%) DNS
10 1 (0.072%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (8.74%) SQL Server
2 95 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
3 52 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (2.09%) Relational Database
6 26 (1.88%) Big Data
7 25 (1.81%) Power BI
8 22 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (1.37%) MySQL
10 12 (0.87%) NoSQL
11 11 (0.79%) MongoDB
12 10 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (0.72%) MarkLogic
12 10 (0.72%) RDBMS
13 8 (0.58%) Blockchain
13 8 (0.58%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 8 (0.58%) QlikView
13 8 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 160 (11.55%) JIRA
2 63 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 48 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 42 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 36 (2.60%) Maven
6 31 (2.24%) Selenium
6 31 (2.24%) Subversion
7 30 (2.17%) WebDriver
8 29 (2.09%) TeamCity
8 29 (2.09%) Visual Studio
9 27 (1.95%) Cucumber
10 26 (1.88%) Eclipse
11 24 (1.73%) Visual Studio Team System
12 22 (1.59%) JUnit
13 20 (1.44%) Mockito
14 19 (1.37%) ERwin
15 16 (1.16%) Ant
15 16 (1.16%) SpecFlow
16 13 (0.94%) GitLab
17 12 (0.87%) SoapUI
General
1 500 (36.10%) Finance
2 145 (10.47%) Banking
3 140 (10.11%) Retail
4 61 (4.40%) Telecoms
5 59 (4.26%) Marketing
6 49 (3.54%) Legal
7 42 (3.03%) Games
8 34 (2.45%) Advertising
9 32 (2.31%) Back Office
9 32 (2.31%) Publishing
10 23 (1.66%) Law
11 21 (1.52%) Investment Banking
12 15 (1.08%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.94%) Front Office
13 13 (0.94%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.65%) Billing
15 7 (0.51%) Automotive
16 6 (0.43%) Electronics
16 6 (0.43%) Online Betting
17 5 (0.36%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 350 (25.27%) Analyst
2 283 (20.43%) Project Manager
3 268 (19.35%) Business Analyst
4 224 (16.17%) Architect
5 141 (10.18%) Solutions Architect
6 103 (7.44%) Developer
7 84 (6.06%) Senior Manager
8 71 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
9 58 (4.19%) IT Manager
10 49 (3.54%) Programme Manager
11 46 (3.32%) IT Project Manager
12 45 (3.25%) Senior Analyst
13 44 (3.18%) Consultant
14 42 (3.03%) Agile Project Manager
15 40 (2.89%) Delivery Manager
16 34 (2.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 32 (2.31%) Data Warehouse Analyst
17 32 (2.31%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
17 32 (2.31%) Financial Analyst
17 32 (2.31%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (14.87%) .NET
2 93 (6.71%) Web Services
3 86 (6.21%) XML
4 79 (5.70%) HTML
5 63 (4.55%) Spring
6 56 (4.04%) REST
7 50 (3.61%) AngularJS
8 47 (3.39%) CSS
9 42 (3.03%) jQuery
10 41 (2.96%) .NET Framework
11 40 (2.89%) J2EE
11 40 (2.89%) JSON
12 37 (2.67%) Entity Framework
13 36 (2.60%) WCF
14 35 (2.53%) ASP.NET
15 34 (2.45%) Middleware
15 34 (2.45%) SOAP
16 32 (2.31%) HTML5
17 29 (2.09%) React
17 29 (2.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 158 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (6.64%) User Experience
3 71 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 45 (3.25%) Management Information System
5 42 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 41 (2.96%) PMI
7 37 (2.67%) Fintech
8 32 (2.31%) Self-Motivation
8 32 (2.31%) Virtual Team
9 21 (1.52%) Driving Licence
10 19 (1.37%) Data Centre
10 19 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 18 (1.30%) Fixed Income
12 15 (1.08%) NHS
13 14 (1.01%) Data Structures
14 13 (0.94%) IVR
14 13 (0.94%) Mobile App
15 12 (0.87%) Credit Risk
15 12 (0.87%) Equities
16 11 (0.79%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 55 (3.97%) Windows
2 36 (2.60%) Linux
3 28 (2.02%) Unix
4 17 (1.23%) Windows 10
5 9 (0.65%) Windows 7
6 8 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (0.58%) Solaris
7 5 (0.36%) AIX
7 5 (0.36%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.29%) HPUX
8 4 (0.29%) SUSE
8 4 (0.29%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.22%) Android
9 3 (0.22%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.072%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,355 (97.83%) Agile Software Development
2 395 (28.52%) Project Management
3 356 (25.70%) Scrum
4 287 (20.72%) SDLC
5 232 (16.75%) PRINCE2
6 208 (15.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 192 (13.86%) Business Analysis
8 157 (11.34%) Problem-Solving
9 154 (11.12%) Business Intelligence
10 137 (9.89%) Change Management
11 136 (9.82%) CRM
12 126 (9.10%) Kanban
13 106 (7.65%) E-Commerce
14 95 (6.86%) Migration
15 94 (6.79%) Software Engineering
15 94 (6.79%) TOGAF
16 88 (6.35%) Mentoring
17 79 (5.70%) MVC
17 79 (5.70%) User Acceptance Testing
17 79 (5.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 220 (15.88%) Java
1 220 (15.88%) SQL
2 138 (9.96%) C#
3 108 (7.80%) JavaScript
4 54 (3.90%) T-SQL
5 34 (2.45%) Python
6 33 (2.38%) C
7 25 (1.81%) VBA
8 23 (1.66%) C++
8 23 (1.66%) PL/SQL
9 16 (1.16%) Apex Code
9 16 (1.16%) Ruby
10 15 (1.08%) PowerShell
11 14 (1.01%) Perl
12 13 (0.94%) VB.NET
13 11 (0.79%) VB
14 10 (0.72%) Shell Script
15 9 (0.65%) Objective-C
15 9 (0.65%) Scala
16 8 (0.58%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 191 (13.79%) Degree
2 69 (4.98%) PMI Certification
3 68 (4.91%) ISEB
4 50 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 47 (3.39%) PMP
6 35 (2.53%) Master's Degree
7 29 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
8 22 (1.59%) ISTQB
8 22 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 22 (1.59%) Security Cleared
9 12 (0.87%) Sun Certification
10 10 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (0.65%) CISSP
11 9 (0.65%) IIBA
12 8 (0.58%) CISM
12 8 (0.58%) PhD
12 8 (0.58%) SC Cleared
13 7 (0.51%) CBAP
14 6 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (0.43%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (9.31%) QA
2 92 (6.64%) PMO
3 21 (1.52%) GDPR
4 16 (1.16%) SLA
5 12 (0.87%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.43%) IFRS
7 6 (0.43%) IFRS 9
7 6 (0.43%) MiFID
8 5 (0.36%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.22%) FINREP
10 2 (0.14%) HL7
11 1 (0.072%) COBIT
11 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 17025
11 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.072%) PMBOK
System Software
1 50 (3.61%) Docker
2 39 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.072%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.072%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (2.24%) Puppet
2 30 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (1.81%) Ansible
4 14 (1.01%) Kubernetes
5 12 (0.87%) HP ALM
6 8 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.22%) Control-M
8 3 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (0.22%) Mesos
9 2 (0.14%) SCCM
10 1 (0.072%) MOM
Vendors
1 238 (17.18%) Microsoft
2 105 (7.58%) Oracle
3 91 (6.57%) Salesforce.com
4 53 (3.83%) SAP
5 40 (2.89%) Tableau
6 30 (2.17%) IBM
7 20 (1.44%) HP
7 20 (1.44%) Sitecore
8 19 (1.37%) Informatica
9 17 (1.23%) Google
10 16 (1.16%) New Relic
11 14 (1.01%) Cognizant
12 13 (0.94%) Alias
13 12 (0.87%) Sun
14 11 (0.79%) Pega
15 9 (0.65%) VMware
16 8 (0.58%) Adobe
16 8 (0.58%) hybris
17 7 (0.51%) Pardot
18 6 (0.43%) Solace