The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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
England / North West
Rank 97 121 136
Rank change year-on-year +24 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 179 123 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.91% 2.16% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 2.46% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 156 118 99
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5555 5000 5806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.37% 87.98% 88.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4609 4158 4662
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Waterfall
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in the North West

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

Salary histogram for Waterfall in the North West

Waterfall
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the North West 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
Manchester +20 115 £45,000 - 10
Cheshire -9 28 £47,500 +31.94% 5
Lancashire +18 21 £40,000 +45.45%
Merseyside +5 11 £40,000 -27.27%
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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 North West region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 300 (99.67%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (32.23%) SDLC
3 91 (30.23%) SQL
3 91 (30.23%) Finance
4 80 (26.58%) .NET
5 67 (22.26%) Project Management
6 63 (20.93%) Java
7 50 (16.61%) Business Analysis
8 49 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 48 (15.95%) ITIL
10 47 (15.61%) Degree
11 45 (14.95%) Unit Testing
12 40 (13.29%) IBM
12 40 (13.29%) ISEB
13 39 (12.96%) Oracle
14 36 (11.96%) DB2
14 36 (11.96%) QA
14 36 (11.96%) Test Strategy
15 35 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
15 35 (11.63%) Banking
16 34 (11.30%) C#
16 34 (11.30%) Microsoft
17 33 (10.96%) HTML
17 33 (10.96%) SQL Server
17 33 (10.96%) Service Delivery
17 33 (10.96%) Mentoring
17 33 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
18 32 (10.63%) ERP
19 31 (10.30%) SharePoint
19 31 (10.30%) User Acceptance Testing

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 31 (10.30%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.65%) JBoss
3 12 (3.99%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.32%) Confluence
5 8 (2.66%) GeoServer
5 8 (2.66%) WebLogic
5 8 (2.66%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.99%) CMS
6 6 (1.99%) EPiServer
6 6 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.99%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.66%) Drupal
8 4 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.00%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.66%) CICS
11 1 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 14 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.99%) MS Project
3 4 (1.33%) MS Office
3 4 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.33%) BASE24
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.99%) GitHub
4 4 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.64%) Internet
2 3 (1.00%) HTTP
3 2 (0.66%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.96%) DB2
2 33 (10.96%) SQL Server
3 18 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (3.32%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.00%) MySQL
7 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.33%) Big Data
9 1 (0.33%) IMS/DB
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.33%) QlikView
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 29 (9.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (7.64%) Git (software)
2 23 (7.64%) Visual Studio
3 17 (5.65%) JIRA
4 15 (4.98%) Jenkins
5 13 (4.32%) Bitbucket
6 12 (3.99%) JUnit
7 11 (3.65%) JMeter
7 11 (3.65%) Selenium
8 10 (3.32%) Eclipse
8 10 (3.32%) Mockito
9 9 (2.99%) IntelliJ
9 9 (2.99%) jMock
10 7 (2.33%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.99%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.99%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (1.66%) ClearCase
13 4 (1.33%) Gradle
13 4 (1.33%) Subversion
14 3 (1.00%) TestPartner
General
1 91 (30.23%) Finance
2 35 (11.63%) Banking
3 29 (9.63%) Retail
4 21 (6.98%) Legal
5 17 (5.65%) Law
6 14 (4.65%) Telecoms
7 12 (3.99%) Games
8 10 (3.32%) Corporate Banking
8 10 (3.32%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.99%) Advertising
10 2 (0.66%) Automotive
10 2 (0.66%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.33%) Billing
11 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.33%) Marketing
11 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (32.56%) Analyst
2 51 (16.94%) Project Manager
3 48 (15.95%) Business Analyst
4 43 (14.29%) Developer
5 31 (10.30%) Senior Analyst
6 23 (7.64%) Senior Business Analyst
7 20 (6.64%) Software Developer
8 19 (6.31%) Consultant
9 18 (5.98%) Test Analyst
10 17 (5.65%) Applications Support
10 17 (5.65%) Applications Support Analyst
10 17 (5.65%) Support Analyst
11 16 (5.32%) Senior Developer
12 15 (4.98%) Senior Manager
12 15 (4.98%) Software Engineer
13 14 (4.65%) Graduate
13 14 (4.65%) Senior Project Manager
14 12 (3.99%) Graduate Developer
14 12 (3.99%) Graduate Software Developer
14 12 (3.99%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (26.58%) .NET
2 33 (10.96%) HTML
3 25 (8.31%) Web Services
4 21 (6.98%) XML
5 20 (6.64%) J2EE
6 18 (5.98%) HTML5
7 17 (5.65%) .NET Framework
7 17 (5.65%) CSS
8 16 (5.32%) ASP.NET
8 16 (5.32%) SOAP
9 14 (4.65%) Entity Framework
10 13 (4.32%) jQuery
11 11 (3.65%) Ajax
11 11 (3.65%) JSP
11 11 (3.65%) Servlets
11 11 (3.65%) XSLT
12 10 (3.32%) EDI
12 10 (3.32%) EDIFACT
12 10 (3.32%) EJB
13 9 (2.99%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.97%) iSeries
2 26 (8.64%) AS400
3 23 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.98%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.65%) Mobile App
6 13 (4.32%) Driving Licence
7 10 (3.32%) PMI
8 9 (2.99%) User Experience
9 8 (2.66%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.66%) NHS
10 5 (1.66%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.33%) iPad
12 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.66%) Handset
12 2 (0.66%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.66%) RIA
12 2 (0.66%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.99%) Linux
1 9 (2.99%) Windows
2 8 (2.66%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.33%) Unix
4 3 (1.00%) Android
4 3 (1.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (99.67%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (32.23%) SDLC
3 67 (22.26%) Project Management
4 50 (16.61%) Business Analysis
5 49 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 48 (15.95%) ITIL
7 45 (14.95%) Unit Testing
8 36 (11.96%) Test Strategy
9 35 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 33 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (10.96%) Mentoring
10 33 (10.96%) Service Delivery
11 32 (10.63%) ERP
12 31 (10.30%) User Acceptance Testing
13 30 (9.97%) DevOps
13 30 (9.97%) E-Commerce
14 29 (9.63%) PRINCE2
14 29 (9.63%) Scrum
15 27 (8.97%) Software Engineering
16 23 (7.64%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 91 (30.23%) SQL
2 63 (20.93%) Java
3 34 (11.30%) C#
4 27 (8.97%) RPG
5 24 (7.97%) JavaScript
6 18 (5.98%) PHP
7 16 (5.32%) C++
8 8 (2.66%) VBA
9 4 (1.33%) C
9 4 (1.33%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.00%) Ruby
11 2 (0.66%) COBOL
11 2 (0.66%) Perl
11 2 (0.66%) Python
11 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.66%) VB
11 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.33%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 47 (15.61%) Degree
2 40 (13.29%) ISEB
3 10 (3.32%) PMI Certification
4 8 (2.66%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.33%) APMP
6 6 (1.99%) Sun Certification
7 4 (1.33%) APMG
7 4 (1.33%) PMP
8 2 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.33%) CCA
9 1 (0.33%) IIBA
9 1 (0.33%) PgMP
9 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.96%) QA
2 14 (4.65%) ISO 14001
2 14 (4.65%) ISO 9001
2 14 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (4.65%) PMO
3 1 (0.33%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (13.29%) IBM
2 39 (12.96%) Oracle
3 34 (11.30%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.65%) HP
4 11 (3.65%) IBM Sterling
5 8 (2.66%) Cadence
6 6 (1.99%) Sitecore
6 6 (1.99%) Sun
7 5 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.33%) Chordiant
9 3 (1.00%) hybris
9 3 (1.00%) Teradata
10 2 (0.66%) SAP
11 1 (0.33%) Adobe
11 1 (0.33%) Cognos
11 1 (0.33%) iManage
11 1 (0.33%) LexisNexis
11 1 (0.33%) Unisys
11 1 (0.33%) Wonderware
11 1 (0.33%) Xamarin
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