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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 54 54
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 13 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.43% 0.86% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 1.04% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Median salary £47,500 £28,000 £66,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +69.64% -57.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £28,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £28,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11%  

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 479 385 438
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 89.37% 83.15% 86.39%
Number of salaries quoted 339 308 318
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +2 3 £47,500 +69.64%
Waterfall
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) Finance
3 13 (54.17%) SDLC
4 10 (41.67%) Retail
5 9 (37.50%) Project Management
6 6 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) TOGAF
7 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
7 5 (20.83%) ISEB
7 5 (20.83%) People Management
7 5 (20.83%) PMO
7 5 (20.83%) QA
8 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (12.50%) Project Governance
8 3 (12.50%) Change Control
8 3 (12.50%) Time Management
8 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
8 3 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
8 3 (12.50%) Analytics
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
9 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
9 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) Office 365

Waterfall
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Project Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (20.83%) IT Manager
3 5 (20.83%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Project Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Web Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Business Relationship Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Relationships Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Software Implementation Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.17%) FMCG
1 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.17%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) SDLC
3 9 (37.50%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) People Management
5 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
5 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.83%) TOGAF
6 3 (12.50%) Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Change Control
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.50%) Project Governance
6 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) Time Management
7 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ISEB
2 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.33%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) PMO
1 5 (20.83%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft