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

Waterfall Model
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 164 148
Rank change year-on-year +45 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 181 73 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.64% 1.30% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 1.47% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 111 55 84
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% +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 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 6170 4961 5664
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.86% 88.27% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4995 4193 4601
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 27 June 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 27 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
Cheshire +31 75 £47,875 +31.16% 7
Manchester -11 69 £52,500 +16.66% 22
Lancashire +15 24 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Merseyside 0 13 £47,500 +69.64%
Waterfall
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 North West region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 356 (99.72%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (37.82%) SDLC
3 126 (35.29%) Finance
4 117 (32.77%) SQL
5 94 (26.33%) Project Management
6 92 (25.77%) Java
7 77 (21.57%) .NET
8 61 (17.09%) Oracle
8 61 (17.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 61 (17.09%) Banking
8 61 (17.09%) Test Automation
9 60 (16.81%) Unit Testing
9 60 (16.81%) ITIL
10 50 (14.01%) XML
10 50 (14.01%) JavaScript
10 50 (14.01%) HTML
10 50 (14.01%) Continuous Integration
11 49 (13.73%) Degree
11 49 (13.73%) Scrum
12 48 (13.45%) PRINCE2
13 46 (12.89%) Microsoft
14 45 (12.61%) IBM
14 45 (12.61%) Retail
15 44 (12.32%) C#
15 44 (12.32%) SQL Server
16 43 (12.04%) DB2
17 40 (11.20%) ERP
17 40 (11.20%) Business Analysis
18 39 (10.92%) MVC
19 35 (9.80%) Web Services

Waterfall
Co-occurring 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 28 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 20 (5.60%) WebSphere
3 18 (5.04%) WebLogic
4 16 (4.48%) Confluence
4 16 (4.48%) JBoss
5 12 (3.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 10 (2.80%) CMS
7 9 (2.52%) EPiServer
7 9 (2.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 9 (2.52%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.40%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.12%) CICS
9 4 (1.12%) GeoServer
10 2 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.56%) Drupal
11 1 (0.28%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 15 (4.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.24%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.84%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.84%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.84%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (0.84%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.56%) BASE24
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.56%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.56%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.28%) Magento
4 1 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.52%) GitHub
3 8 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.96%) SaaS
5 4 (1.12%) IBM Blueworks
5 4 (1.12%) Trello
6 3 (0.84%) Office 365
6 3 (0.84%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.20%) Internet
2 6 (1.68%) HTTP
3 3 (0.84%) LDAP
4 2 (0.56%) Firewall
5 1 (0.28%) NAS
5 1 (0.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (12.32%) SQL Server
2 43 (12.04%) DB2
3 18 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (4.20%) MySQL
6 14 (3.92%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.36%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (2.52%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.68%) Big Data
11 5 (1.40%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.28%) Ingres
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.28%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 34 (9.52%) JIRA
2 28 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (7.00%) Git (software)
4 23 (6.44%) Visual Studio
5 19 (5.32%) Selenium
6 15 (4.20%) JUnit
7 12 (3.36%) Subversion
8 11 (3.08%) ClearCase
8 11 (3.08%) Jenkins
9 9 (2.52%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (2.52%) TeamCity
10 8 (2.24%) Eclipse
11 7 (1.96%) Bitbucket
11 7 (1.96%) JMeter
12 6 (1.68%) Maven
13 5 (1.40%) IntelliJ
13 5 (1.40%) jMock
13 5 (1.40%) Mockito
14 4 (1.12%) Cucumber
15 3 (0.84%) Jasmine
General
1 126 (35.29%) Finance
2 61 (17.09%) Banking
3 45 (12.61%) Retail
4 23 (6.44%) Legal
5 22 (6.16%) Law
6 10 (2.80%) Games
7 9 (2.52%) Retail Banking
7 9 (2.52%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.24%) Advertising
8 8 (2.24%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.12%) Billing
9 4 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (1.12%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.84%) Marketing
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (21.01%) Analyst
2 72 (20.17%) Developer
3 58 (16.25%) Project Manager
4 35 (9.80%) Business Analyst
5 31 (8.68%) Java Developer
6 25 (7.00%) Software Developer
7 24 (6.72%) Senior Analyst
8 21 (5.88%) Programmer
9 20 (5.60%) RPG Programmer
9 20 (5.60%) Senior Programmer
9 20 (5.60%) Senior RPG Programmer
10 17 (4.76%) Consultant
10 17 (4.76%) Senior Developer
11 16 (4.48%) Architect
12 15 (4.20%) Test Analyst
13 14 (3.92%) Designer
13 14 (3.92%) Senior Business Analyst
14 13 (3.64%) Applications Support
14 13 (3.64%) Software Engineer
14 13 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (21.57%) .NET
2 50 (14.01%) HTML
2 50 (14.01%) XML
3 35 (9.80%) Web Services
4 31 (8.68%) J2EE
5 29 (8.12%) .NET Framework
5 29 (8.12%) ASP.NET
5 29 (8.12%) CSS
6 27 (7.56%) JSON
7 25 (7.00%) HTML5
7 25 (7.00%) RESTful
8 23 (6.44%) jQuery
9 22 (6.16%) Entity Framework
9 22 (6.16%) Hibernate
10 20 (5.60%) SOAP
11 18 (5.04%) JSP
12 17 (4.76%) EJB
12 17 (4.76%) WCF
13 16 (4.48%) Servlets
14 15 (4.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.96%) AS400
1 32 (8.96%) iSeries
2 29 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (6.72%) PMI
4 21 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (4.48%) Management Information System
6 15 (4.20%) Mobile App
7 13 (3.64%) User Experience
8 12 (3.36%) Computer Science
9 10 (2.80%) Mainframe
9 10 (2.80%) N-Tier
10 9 (2.52%) Driving Licence
11 8 (2.24%) NHS
12 6 (1.68%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.68%) Handset
12 6 (1.68%) Smartphone
13 4 (1.12%) iPad
13 4 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
13 4 (1.12%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.44%) Windows
2 13 (3.64%) Android
2 13 (3.64%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.80%) Linux
4 9 (2.52%) Unix
5 4 (1.12%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.28%) AIX
6 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (99.72%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (37.82%) SDLC
3 94 (26.33%) Project Management
4 61 (17.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 61 (17.09%) Test Automation
5 60 (16.81%) ITIL
5 60 (16.81%) Unit Testing
6 50 (14.01%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (13.73%) Scrum
8 48 (13.45%) PRINCE2
9 40 (11.20%) Business Analysis
9 40 (11.20%) ERP
10 39 (10.92%) MVC
11 35 (9.80%) DevOps
11 35 (9.80%) Mentoring
12 33 (9.24%) TDD
12 33 (9.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 30 (8.40%) Service Management
14 29 (8.12%) Risk Management
14 29 (8.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 117 (32.77%) SQL
2 92 (25.77%) Java
3 50 (14.01%) JavaScript
4 44 (12.32%) C#
5 32 (8.96%) RPG
6 21 (5.88%) PHP
7 14 (3.92%) VB.NET
8 13 (3.64%) C++
9 11 (3.08%) COBOL
10 10 (2.80%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.52%) XPath
11 9 (2.52%) XQuery
12 8 (2.24%) VBA
13 7 (1.96%) Python
14 6 (1.68%) VB
15 5 (1.40%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.12%) Assembly Language
16 4 (1.12%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.12%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.84%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 49 (13.73%) Degree
2 31 (8.68%) ISEB
3 27 (7.56%) PMI Certification
4 11 (3.08%) PMP
5 8 (2.24%) APMG
6 7 (1.96%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.40%) APMP
7 5 (1.40%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.40%) Sun Certification
8 4 (1.12%) PgMP
9 3 (0.84%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.56%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.28%) CCA
11 1 (0.28%) IIBA
11 1 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.28%) QA
2 8 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.96%) ISO 14001
3 7 (1.96%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.68%) PMO
5 5 (1.40%) PMBOK
6 4 (1.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.12%) Nagios
2 3 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (17.09%) Oracle
2 46 (12.89%) Microsoft
3 45 (12.61%) IBM
4 12 (3.36%) Chordiant
5 11 (3.08%) HP
6 9 (2.52%) IBM Sterling
6 9 (2.52%) Sitecore
7 8 (2.24%) Adobe
8 7 (1.96%) Cognizant
8 7 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.68%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.40%) Sun
10 5 (1.40%) Teradata
11 4 (1.12%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (1.12%) Cadence
11 4 (1.12%) Pega
11 4 (1.12%) Rackspace
12 3 (0.84%) Cloudera
12 3 (0.84%) Hyperion
12 3 (0.84%) Perforce
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Car/ Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £58000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Source Technology
Posted: 21 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market standards
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Spier Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum, Benefits 15% Flex and Company pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £70k - 85k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
ROQ
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Qualitest
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Negotiable DOE
Posted: 11 days ago
North West
ROQ
Salary: Competitive Salary Package plus benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary and bonus and company benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
ROQ
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Greater Manchester
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Salary: Highly Competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Salary: Highly Competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago