The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Waterfall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
North West / Merseyside
Rank 51 56 51
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 11 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.94% 1.03% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 1.17% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 7
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% -18.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,250 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £58,000 £86,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +3.26%  

Waterfall is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 512 428 427
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 90.30% 87.89% 88.96%
Number of salaries quoted 415 350 333
Median salary £40,372 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.93% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Waterfall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Merseyside

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in Merseyside

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Merseyside over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in Merseyside

Waterfall
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +5 11 £40,000 -27.27%
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) QA
3 11 (47.83%) PMO
4 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
5 7 (30.43%) Project Management
5 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
7 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
7 5 (21.74%) Data Analytics
7 5 (21.74%) Analytics
8 4 (17.39%) V-Model
8 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
8 4 (17.39%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (17.39%) ISEB
8 4 (17.39%) SDLC
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.04%) Web Development
9 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
9 3 (13.04%) APMP
10 2 (8.70%) Kanban
10 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Internet
10 2 (8.70%) .NET
10 2 (8.70%) MS Project
10 2 (8.70%) Scrum
10 2 (8.70%) Advertising
11 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
11 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Project Manager
3 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Portfolio Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Project Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Web Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Software Manager
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Junior
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Digital Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.35%) NHS
1 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
2 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (30.43%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Analytics
4 5 (21.74%) Data Analytics
4 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
5 4 (17.39%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) SDLC
5 4 (17.39%) V-Model
6 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Web Development
7 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Kanban
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
8 1 (4.35%) B2C
8 1 (4.35%) BDD
8 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C#
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.35%) PHP
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ISEB
1 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.04%) APMP
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) QA
2 11 (47.83%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Xamarin