Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 141 198 151
Rank change year-on-year +57 -47 -4
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 1,523 1,271 1,604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.42% 1.81% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 1.94% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,124 936 1,366
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £42,375
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 57,921 65,506 65,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.02% 93.17% 92.10%
Number of salaries quoted 46,739 52,429 55,611
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +3.45% +5.45%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,560
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £89,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 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
Central London +45 350 £70,000 +7.69% 54
South London +70 122 £58,063 +22.24% 4
West London +54 73 £62,500 +25.00% 29
East London +15 25 £62,500 +8.70% 6
North London +12 4 £52,500 -0.28%
Waterfall
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 London region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 1,477 (96.98%) Agile Software Development
2 605 (39.72%) Finance
3 437 (28.69%) Project Management
4 354 (23.24%) Scrum
5 334 (21.93%) SQL
6 328 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 295 (19.37%) Degree
8 291 (19.11%) .NET
9 290 (19.04%) SDLC
10 249 (16.35%) C#
11 242 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
12 236 (15.50%) Test Automation
13 235 (15.43%) PRINCE2
14 233 (15.30%) Microsoft
15 229 (15.04%) Business Analysis
16 220 (14.45%) Problem-Solving
17 203 (13.33%) JavaScript
18 192 (12.61%) SQL Server
19 182 (11.95%) CSS
20 176 (11.56%) Web Services
21 173 (11.36%) User Stories
22 170 (11.16%) Microsoft Azure
23 163 (10.70%) Java
24 160 (10.51%) SOA
24 160 (10.51%) Continuous Integration
25 150 (9.85%) QA
26 148 (9.72%) JIRA
27 147 (9.65%) HTML
28 140 (9.19%) E-Commerce
29 137 (9.00%) Mentoring

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 95 (6.24%) SharePoint
2 63 (4.14%) Confluence
3 30 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
4 28 (1.84%) WebSphere
5 27 (1.77%) SAS
6 16 (1.05%) CMS
7 14 (0.92%) JBoss
7 14 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (0.85%) IIS
9 11 (0.72%) Drupal
9 11 (0.72%) WebLogic
10 8 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 7 (0.46%) WordPress
12 4 (0.26%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.20%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.20%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 127 (8.34%) Microsoft Project
2 122 (8.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 110 (7.22%) Microsoft Office
4 109 (7.16%) MS Visio
5 100 (6.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (0.59%) InVision
7 6 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.33%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.13%) SPSS
10 1 (0.066%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.066%) Maya
10 1 (0.066%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.066%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.066%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 87 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.98%) Scribe Insight
4 9 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (0.46%) Maximo
6 6 (0.39%) Magento
6 6 (0.39%) SAP S/4HANA
7 4 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (0.20%) CA PPM
8 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.20%) RiskWrite
8 3 (0.20%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.20%) SAP SCM
9 2 (0.13%) RMDS
9 2 (0.13%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.13%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.13%) SAP PM
9 2 (0.13%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 170 (11.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 101 (6.63%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (3.28%) Office 365
4 39 (2.56%) GitHub
5 29 (1.90%) SaaS
6 12 (0.79%) PaaS
6 12 (0.79%) Slack
7 10 (0.66%) IaaS
8 9 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
8 9 (0.59%) IBM Cloud
9 7 (0.46%) Azure Machine Learning
9 7 (0.46%) G Suite
9 7 (0.46%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 6 (0.39%) DigitalOcean
10 6 (0.39%) Force.com
10 6 (0.39%) Linode
11 5 (0.33%) Boomi
11 5 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.44%) HTTP
2 21 (1.38%) Intranet
3 16 (1.05%) Extranet
3 16 (1.05%) Firewall
4 8 (0.53%) SAN
5 7 (0.46%) Internet
5 7 (0.46%) NAS
5 7 (0.46%) Network Security
6 6 (0.39%) DNS
6 6 (0.39%) WAN
7 5 (0.33%) Multicast
8 4 (0.26%) BGP
8 4 (0.26%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (0.26%) OSPF
8 4 (0.26%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (0.13%) DHCP
9 2 (0.13%) VPN
10 1 (0.066%) Broadband
10 1 (0.066%) FTP
10 1 (0.066%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (12.61%) SQL Server
2 82 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
3 48 (3.15%) SQL Server 2014
4 46 (3.02%) Relational Database
4 46 (3.02%) SQL Server 2016
5 38 (2.50%) Big Data
5 38 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 32 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 31 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (1.77%) RDBMS
9 25 (1.64%) Oracle Database
10 23 (1.51%) Hadoop
11 21 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (1.25%) NoSQL
12 19 (1.25%) Power BI
13 17 (1.12%) DB2
14 15 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
14 15 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (0.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 148 (9.72%) JIRA
2 80 (5.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 77 (5.06%) Visual Studio Team System
4 67 (4.40%) Git (software)
5 60 (3.94%) Selenium
6 54 (3.55%) Jenkins
7 35 (2.30%) Cucumber
8 33 (2.17%) JUnit
9 26 (1.71%) Maven
10 22 (1.44%) Subversion
11 21 (1.38%) WebDriver
12 20 (1.31%) git-flow
13 18 (1.18%) SoapUI
14 17 (1.12%) Ant
15 16 (1.05%) JMeter
16 14 (0.92%) HP UFT
16 14 (0.92%) NUnit
16 14 (0.92%) SpecFlow
17 13 (0.85%) Gradle
18 12 (0.79%) Axure RP
General
1 605 (39.72%) Finance
2 131 (8.60%) Retail
3 130 (8.54%) Banking
4 81 (5.32%) Marketing
5 58 (3.81%) Telecoms
6 42 (2.76%) Advertising
7 32 (2.10%) Law
8 23 (1.51%) Front Office
9 16 (1.05%) Investment Banking
9 16 (1.05%) Legal
10 14 (0.92%) Manufacturing
11 13 (0.85%) French Language
12 12 (0.79%) Games
12 12 (0.79%) Music Industry
13 11 (0.72%) Back Office
14 10 (0.66%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.53%) Local Government
16 7 (0.46%) Publishing
17 5 (0.33%) Portuguese Language
17 5 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 383 (25.15%) Analyst
2 319 (20.95%) Project Manager
3 254 (16.68%) Business Analyst
4 236 (15.50%) Architect
5 148 (9.72%) Developer
6 135 (8.86%) Solutions Architect
7 125 (8.21%) Senior Analyst
8 87 (5.71%) Senior Business Analyst
9 74 (4.86%) IT Manager
10 62 (4.07%) IT Project Manager
11 61 (4.01%) Test Analyst
12 59 (3.87%) Senior Manager
13 50 (3.28%) Consultant
13 50 (3.28%) Senior Developer
14 48 (3.15%) .NET Developer
15 47 (3.09%) .NET Architect
15 47 (3.09%) C# Developer
16 46 (3.02%) Senior Project Manager
16 46 (3.02%) Test Manager
17 40 (2.63%) .NET Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (19.11%) .NET
2 182 (11.95%) CSS
3 176 (11.56%) Web Services
4 147 (9.65%) HTML
5 117 (7.68%) ASP.NET Web API
6 104 (6.83%) jQuery
7 89 (5.84%) Entity Framework
8 88 (5.78%) .NET Framework
9 86 (5.65%) XML
10 84 (5.52%) JSON
11 74 (4.86%) React
12 72 (4.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 68 (4.46%) HTML5
14 61 (4.01%) WPF
15 58 (3.81%) .NET Core
16 56 (3.68%) REST
17 51 (3.35%) WCF
18 49 (3.22%) Spring
18 49 (3.22%) Task Parallel Library
19 48 (3.15%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 242 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (6.63%) User Experience
3 76 (4.99%) Mobile App
4 68 (4.46%) N-Tier
5 67 (4.40%) Self-Motivation
6 60 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
7 49 (3.22%) Management Information System
8 42 (2.76%) PMI
9 36 (2.36%) Virtual Team
10 33 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
11 30 (1.97%) Mobile Payment
12 29 (1.90%) FMCG
13 28 (1.84%) Fintech
13 28 (1.84%) Reinsurance
14 23 (1.51%) SWIFT
15 18 (1.18%) Data Centre
16 14 (0.92%) AS400
16 14 (0.92%) Data Structures
16 14 (0.92%) Learning Management System
17 13 (0.85%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 84 (5.52%) Windows
2 60 (3.94%) Linux
3 35 (2.30%) Apple iOS
4 33 (2.17%) Windows Server
5 28 (1.84%) Android
6 27 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (0.98%) Unix
8 4 (0.26%) AIX
8 4 (0.26%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.20%) CentOS
9 3 (0.20%) HPUX
9 3 (0.20%) Solaris
9 3 (0.20%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.13%) Fedora
10 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.066%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,477 (96.98%) Agile Software Development
2 437 (28.69%) Project Management
3 354 (23.24%) Scrum
4 328 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 290 (19.04%) SDLC
6 236 (15.50%) Test Automation
7 235 (15.43%) PRINCE2
8 229 (15.04%) Business Analysis
9 220 (14.45%) Problem-Solving
10 173 (11.36%) User Stories
11 160 (10.51%) Continuous Integration
11 160 (10.51%) SOA
12 140 (9.19%) E-Commerce
13 137 (9.00%) Mentoring
14 136 (8.93%) CRM
15 124 (8.14%) TOGAF
16 123 (8.08%) MVC
17 117 (7.68%) DevOps
18 112 (7.35%) Change Management
18 112 (7.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 334 (21.93%) SQL
2 249 (16.35%) C#
3 203 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 163 (10.70%) Java
5 95 (6.24%) T-SQL
6 65 (4.27%) Python
7 34 (2.23%) C
8 33 (2.17%) PowerShell
9 23 (1.51%) R
10 20 (1.31%) Java 8
11 19 (1.25%) Kotlin
12 17 (1.12%) PHP
12 17 (1.12%) PL/SQL
13 11 (0.72%) Bash Shell
14 10 (0.66%) Perl
14 10 (0.66%) VBA
15 9 (0.59%) Apple Swift
15 9 (0.59%) C++
16 7 (0.46%) Groovy
16 7 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 295 (19.37%) Degree
2 116 (7.62%) ISEB
3 81 (5.32%) PMI Certification
4 79 (5.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 79 (5.19%) Security Cleared
5 67 (4.40%) PMP
6 62 (4.07%) ISTQB
7 51 (3.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 38 (2.50%) SC Cleared
9 29 (1.90%) DV Cleared
10 22 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 19 (1.25%) CISSP
12 18 (1.18%) CISM
13 14 (0.92%) CEH
13 14 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 13 (0.85%) TOGAF Certification
15 12 (0.79%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 11 (0.72%) APMP
16 11 (0.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (9.85%) QA
2 108 (7.09%) PMO
3 20 (1.31%) Data Quality
4 18 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.85%) GDPR
6 12 (0.79%) SLA
7 9 (0.59%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.20%) MiFID
8 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.20%) SEPA
8 3 (0.20%) WCAG
9 2 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.13%) FINREP
9 2 (0.13%) GAMP
9 2 (0.13%) GxP
9 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.066%) COBIT
10 1 (0.066%) GAAP
System Software
1 25 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.25%) Docker
3 13 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.46%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.20%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.13%) Xen
7 1 (0.066%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.066%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 23 (1.51%) HP ALM
2 18 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (0.98%) Control-M
4 13 (0.85%) Ansible
4 13 (0.85%) Puppet
5 12 (0.79%) Kubernetes
6 10 (0.66%) SCCM
7 7 (0.46%) Grafana
7 7 (0.46%) Graphite
7 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (0.33%) Nagios
9 4 (0.26%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.20%) Nessus
10 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.13%) Ambari
11 2 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.13%) OpenNMS
11 2 (0.13%) SCOM
11 2 (0.13%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 233 (15.30%) Microsoft
2 105 (6.89%) Oracle
3 66 (4.33%) SAP
4 52 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
5 48 (3.15%) Nintex
6 46 (3.02%) IBM
7 32 (2.10%) HP
8 26 (1.71%) VMware
9 25 (1.64%) Informatica
10 22 (1.44%) Adobe
10 22 (1.44%) Google
11 18 (1.18%) hybris
12 15 (0.98%) AppDynamics
12 15 (0.98%) Bloomberg
12 15 (0.98%) Tableau
13 14 (0.92%) Atlassian
14 11 (0.72%) MuleSoft
14 11 (0.72%) Red Hat
15 9 (0.59%) Cisco
15 9 (0.59%) Reuters