Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 131 152
Rank change year-on-year -7 +21 +14
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 173 174 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.18% 2.36% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.59% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 133 149 115
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -5.56%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7244 6711 6781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.07% 91.13% 91.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5997 5750 5623
Manchester median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Manchester

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in Manchester

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in Manchester

Waterfall
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Stockport +4 13 £45,000 - 1
Bolton -8 6 £65,000 +79.31%
Bury - 5 £40,000 -
Oldham - 2 £49,500 -
Sale +10 1 £47,500 +33.80%
Waterfall
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Waterfall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 167 (96.53%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (37.57%) Finance
3 59 (34.10%) SDLC
4 49 (28.32%) Scrum
5 40 (23.12%) Project Management
5 40 (23.12%) Test Automation
6 37 (21.39%) JavaScript
6 37 (21.39%) .NET
7 34 (19.65%) PRINCE2
7 34 (19.65%) MVC
8 33 (19.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (18.50%) C#
10 30 (17.34%) CSS
11 27 (15.61%) Java
11 27 (15.61%) jQuery
11 27 (15.61%) User Acceptance Testing
12 24 (13.87%) WCF
12 24 (13.87%) Web Services
12 24 (13.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 23 (13.29%) SQL Server
14 22 (12.72%) ASP.NET
14 22 (12.72%) Microsoft
14 22 (12.72%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (12.14%) Software Engineering
15 21 (12.14%) Test Scripting
15 21 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (11.56%) User Stories
16 20 (11.56%) PMI Certification
17 19 (10.98%) CRM
17 19 (10.98%) Banking

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (4.62%) WebLogic
1 8 (4.62%) WebSphere
2 5 (2.89%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.31%) Confluence
3 4 (2.31%) JBoss
4 2 (1.16%) CMS
5 1 (0.58%) CICS
5 1 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.58%) Drupal
5 1 (0.58%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.58%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.58%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (3.47%) Chatbot
1 6 (3.47%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.73%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.47%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (1.73%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.58%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.36%) Force.com
2 6 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.89%) SaaS
4 2 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.58%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.58%) GitHub
5 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.58%) Heroku
5 1 (0.58%) IaaS
5 1 (0.58%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.58%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.58%) PaaS
5 1 (0.58%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (0.58%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.73%) HTTP
1 3 (1.73%) Internet
2 2 (1.16%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.78%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.05%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.47%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.89%) DB2
6 4 (2.31%) Big Data
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.58%) Power BI
8 1 (0.58%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (5.20%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.20%) JIRA
3 7 (4.05%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.47%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.47%) Selenium
4 6 (3.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (3.47%) Toad
5 4 (2.31%) ClearCase
5 4 (2.31%) Gradle
5 4 (2.31%) JUnit
5 4 (2.31%) Maven
5 4 (2.31%) Subversion
6 3 (1.73%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.73%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.73%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.58%) JProfiler
7 1 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.58%) Zephyr
General
1 65 (37.57%) Finance
2 19 (10.98%) Banking
3 14 (8.09%) Legal
4 12 (6.94%) Law
4 12 (6.94%) Retail
5 4 (2.31%) Advertising
5 4 (2.31%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.16%) Billing
6 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.16%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (23.70%) Developer
2 34 (19.65%) Project Manager
3 20 (11.56%) .NET Developer
3 20 (11.56%) Analyst
3 20 (11.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 18 (10.40%) Software Developer
5 17 (9.83%) .NET Software Developer
5 17 (9.83%) ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (9.83%) Business Analyst
5 17 (9.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (9.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (9.83%) C# Developer
5 17 (9.83%) C# Software Developer
6 14 (8.09%) Java Developer
7 8 (4.62%) Consultant
7 8 (4.62%) Head of Development
7 8 (4.62%) Tester
8 7 (4.05%) Development Manager
8 7 (4.05%) Test Leader
9 6 (3.47%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (21.39%) .NET
2 30 (17.34%) CSS
3 27 (15.61%) jQuery
4 24 (13.87%) WCF
4 24 (13.87%) Web Services
5 22 (12.72%) ASP.NET
6 18 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (10.40%) HTML
7 14 (8.09%) J2EE
8 13 (7.51%) .NET Framework
9 11 (6.36%) Hibernate
9 11 (6.36%) XML
10 10 (5.78%) Visualforce
11 8 (4.62%) CSS3
11 8 (4.62%) HTML5
11 8 (4.62%) JSON
12 7 (4.05%) EJB
12 7 (4.05%) JSP
12 7 (4.05%) Servlets
12 7 (4.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.36%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.05%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.05%) PMI
4 6 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.47%) User Experience
4 6 (3.47%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.31%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.73%) RIA
7 2 (1.16%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.58%) AS400
8 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.58%) Fintech
8 1 (0.58%) Handset
8 1 (0.58%) iSeries
8 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.58%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.78%) Windows
2 6 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (2.89%) Android
3 5 (2.89%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.31%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (96.53%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (34.10%) SDLC
3 49 (28.32%) Scrum
4 40 (23.12%) Project Management
4 40 (23.12%) Test Automation
5 34 (19.65%) MVC
5 34 (19.65%) PRINCE2
6 33 (19.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (15.61%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (13.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 22 (12.72%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (12.14%) Software Engineering
10 21 (12.14%) Test Scripting
11 20 (11.56%) User Stories
12 19 (10.98%) CRM
13 15 (8.67%) TDD
14 14 (8.09%) Presales
15 13 (7.51%) Risk Management
15 13 (7.51%) Software Delivery
16 12 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 37 (21.39%) JavaScript
2 32 (18.50%) C#
3 27 (15.61%) Java
4 10 (5.78%) Apex Code
5 8 (4.62%) SQL
6 7 (4.05%) C
6 7 (4.05%) PHP
7 4 (2.31%) Python
8 3 (1.73%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.73%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.58%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.58%) C++
9 1 (0.58%) COBOL
9 1 (0.58%) RPG
9 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (11.56%) PMI Certification
2 16 (9.25%) PMP
3 15 (8.67%) Degree
4 9 (5.20%) ISEB
5 7 (4.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (4.05%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.47%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.16%) APMG
7 2 (1.16%) IIBA
8 1 (0.58%) APMP
8 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.94%) QA
2 4 (2.31%) PMO
3 3 (1.73%) P3O
4 2 (1.16%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.58%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.16%) Docker
3 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.16%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.58%) Kibana
3 1 (0.58%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 22 (12.72%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.40%) Cognizant
2 18 (10.40%) Salesforce.com
3 13 (7.51%) Oracle
4 6 (3.47%) Adobe
5 4 (2.31%) Chordiant
5 4 (2.31%) Rackspace
5 4 (2.31%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.73%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.73%) Capita
6 3 (1.73%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.73%) HP
6 3 (1.73%) IBM
6 3 (1.73%) OpenText
6 3 (1.73%) Perforce
6 3 (1.73%) Siebel
6 3 (1.73%) Tableau
7 2 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.58%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.58%) SAP