The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
UK / Scotland
Rank 88 54 70
Rank change year-on-year -34 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 54 126 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.35% 4.29% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 4.74% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 35 76 73
Median salary £55,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.84% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £56,800
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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2101 2659 2772
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.39% 90.53% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1317 1716 1690
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in Scotland

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Scotland over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in Scotland

Waterfall
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 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
Glasgow -10 30 £57,500 +16.16% 5
Edinburgh -22 22 £56,250 +18.42% 4
West Lothian -12 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Waterfall
UK

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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

1 117 (99.15%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (43.22%) Finance
3 35 (29.66%) SDLC
4 33 (27.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (26.27%) SQL
6 29 (24.58%) Banking
7 26 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (20.34%) .NET
8 24 (20.34%) ISEB
9 21 (17.80%) Project Management
10 20 (16.95%) UML
11 18 (15.25%) C#
11 18 (15.25%) Selenium
11 18 (15.25%) Test Automation
12 17 (14.41%) Risk Management
13 16 (13.56%) Degree
14 15 (12.71%) Scrum
14 15 (12.71%) HP
15 14 (11.86%) SOA
15 14 (11.86%) HP Quality Center
16 13 (11.02%) Integration Testing
16 13 (11.02%) Data Management
16 13 (11.02%) Automated Testing
16 13 (11.02%) Data Analysis
16 13 (11.02%) Java
16 13 (11.02%) Oracle
17 12 (10.17%) PL/SQL
17 12 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (10.17%) Resource Management
17 12 (10.17%) ISTQB

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (5.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (5.08%) SAS
3 1 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.69%) MS Project
1 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (9.32%) Endur
1 11 (9.32%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 6 (5.08%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (5.08%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (5.08%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (3.39%) SunGard APT
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.93%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.24%) iPaaS
3 2 (1.69%) IaaS
4 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.08%) Network Security
2 2 (1.69%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.08%) Big Data
3 5 (4.24%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.54%) DataStage
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.54%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.69%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.85%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.85%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.85%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.85%) SAS EBI
7 1 (0.85%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 1 (0.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (15.25%) Selenium
2 5 (4.24%) Cucumber
2 5 (4.24%) SpecFlow
3 3 (2.54%) Ant
3 3 (2.54%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.69%) Hudson
4 2 (1.69%) JIRA
4 2 (1.69%) Maven
4 2 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.69%) Subversion
4 2 (1.69%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.69%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.85%) ERwin
5 1 (0.85%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.85%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.85%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.85%) WinRunner
General
1 51 (43.22%) Finance
2 29 (24.58%) Banking
3 8 (6.78%) Retail
4 6 (5.08%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.08%) Retail Banking
5 5 (4.24%) Front Office
6 4 (3.39%) Back Office
7 2 (1.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.85%) Games
8 1 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (18.64%) Analyst
2 18 (15.25%) Business Analyst
3 15 (12.71%) Test Engineer
4 13 (11.02%) Consultant
4 13 (11.02%) Project Manager
4 13 (11.02%) Test Automation Engineer
5 11 (9.32%) Endur Consultant
5 11 (9.32%) OpenLink Consultant
6 10 (8.47%) Architect
6 10 (8.47%) Delivery Manager
7 9 (7.63%) Developer
7 9 (7.63%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (5.93%) Software Manager
9 6 (5.08%) IT Manager
10 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
10 5 (4.24%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.24%) Technical Manager
10 5 (4.24%) Test Manager
11 4 (3.39%) Derivatives Business Analyst
11 4 (3.39%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.34%) .NET
2 7 (5.93%) HTML
3 6 (5.08%) Middleware
4 4 (3.39%) Gherkin
4 4 (3.39%) SOAP
4 4 (3.39%) Spring
4 4 (3.39%) XML
5 3 (2.54%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (2.54%) React
6 2 (1.69%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.69%) Apache Camel
6 2 (1.69%) CSS
6 2 (1.69%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.69%) J2EE
6 2 (1.69%) Java EE
6 2 (1.69%) JPA
6 2 (1.69%) Spring Boot
6 2 (1.69%) Web Services
6 2 (1.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.78%) EPoS
3 7 (5.93%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.39%) Derivative
4 4 (3.39%) OTC Derivatives
5 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.54%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.69%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.85%) PKI
7 1 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.54%) Unix
1 3 (2.54%) Windows
2 2 (1.69%) Android
2 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.69%) Linux
2 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (99.15%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (29.66%) SDLC
3 33 (27.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (17.80%) Project Management
5 20 (16.95%) UML
6 18 (15.25%) Test Automation
7 17 (14.41%) Risk Management
8 15 (12.71%) Scrum
9 14 (11.86%) SOA
10 13 (11.02%) Automated Testing
10 13 (11.02%) Data Analysis
10 13 (11.02%) Data Management
10 13 (11.02%) Integration Testing
11 12 (10.17%) People Management
11 12 (10.17%) Resource Management
11 12 (10.17%) User Stories
12 11 (9.32%) ETRM
12 11 (9.32%) Test Strategy
13 10 (8.47%) Business Analysis
13 10 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.27%) SQL
2 18 (15.25%) C#
3 13 (11.02%) Java
4 12 (10.17%) PL/SQL
5 6 (5.08%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.39%) PHP
7 3 (2.54%) Python
8 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.85%) C
8 1 (0.85%) C++
8 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (20.34%) ISEB
2 16 (13.56%) Degree
3 12 (10.17%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.39%) CFA
5 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.85%) PMP
6 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.93%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.85%) COBIT
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (11.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (12.71%) HP
2 13 (11.02%) Oracle
3 11 (9.32%) OpenLink
3 11 (9.32%) Triple Point
4 5 (4.24%) Bloomberg
4 5 (4.24%) Cognos
4 5 (4.24%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.24%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (3.39%) Charles River
5 4 (3.39%) SunGard
6 3 (2.54%) IBM
6 3 (2.54%) SAP
7 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.69%) VMware
7 2 (1.69%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.85%) Citrix
8 1 (0.85%) Qualys
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