Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 72 49
Rank change year-on-year -7 -23 +21
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 40 35 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.56% 2.64% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 3.11% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 79
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -30.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,049 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £60,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,365 1,127 1,208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.39% 84.99% 89.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,193 941 1,058
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £24,050 £22,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Waterfall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in the North East

Waterfall
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in the North East

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in the North East over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in the North East

Waterfall
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the North East region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Tyne and Wear +4 26 £41,000 +10.63% 7
Durham -14 14 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Waterfall
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (67.50%) Test Automation
3 25 (62.50%) SQL
4 23 (57.50%) Selenium
5 22 (55.00%) Cucumber
6 21 (52.50%) Test Strategy
7 20 (50.00%) Test Management
7 20 (50.00%) Test Scripting
7 20 (50.00%) Software Testing
8 18 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (45.00%) Ruby
9 16 (40.00%) ISEB
9 16 (40.00%) QA
10 14 (35.00%) Project Planning
10 14 (35.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 14 (35.00%) ISEB Practitioner
11 12 (30.00%) TDD
11 12 (30.00%) Project Management
12 11 (27.50%) ITIL
13 9 (22.50%) SOAP
13 9 (22.50%) Finance
13 9 (22.50%) REST
14 8 (20.00%) SoapUI
14 8 (20.00%) BDD
14 8 (20.00%) Web Services
14 8 (20.00%) SAP
15 7 (17.50%) Java
15 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (17.50%) Manufacturing
15 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.50%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (7.50%) GitHub
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (57.50%) Selenium
2 22 (55.00%) Cucumber
3 18 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (10.00%) JMeter
5 4 (10.00%) LoadRunner
5 4 (10.00%) Ranorex
5 4 (10.00%) Robot Framework
5 4 (10.00%) WebDriver
6 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.00%) Zephyr
8 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Electronics
2 7 (17.50%) Manufacturing
2 7 (17.50%) Marketing
2 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Analyst
2 16 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 14 (35.00%) QA Analyst
3 14 (35.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Head of IT
4 7 (17.50%) Head of IT Operations
4 7 (17.50%) Head of Operations
4 7 (17.50%) IT Director
4 7 (17.50%) IT Manager
4 7 (17.50%) Operations Director
5 4 (10.00%) Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Client Services Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Service Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) REST
1 9 (22.50%) SOAP
2 8 (20.00%) Web Services
3 6 (15.00%) .NET
4 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.50%) CSS
4 3 (7.50%) HTML
4 3 (7.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
1 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (67.50%) Test Automation
3 21 (52.50%) Test Strategy
4 20 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 20 (50.00%) Test Management
4 20 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 14 (35.00%) Project Planning
6 12 (30.00%) Project Management
6 12 (30.00%) TDD
7 11 (27.50%) ITIL
8 8 (20.00%) BDD
9 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (17.50%) Change Control
9 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (17.50%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (17.50%) IT Governance
9 7 (17.50%) Organisational Learning
9 7 (17.50%) Performance Management
9 7 (17.50%) Programme Management
9 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) SQL
2 18 (45.00%) Ruby
3 7 (17.50%) Java
4 5 (12.50%) C#
5 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) ISEB
2 14 (35.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 14 (35.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (17.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (17.50%) Degree
4 6 (15.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Puppet
1 3 (7.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) SAP
2 4 (10.00%) Pega
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle