Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 91 59
Rank change year-on-year -10 -32 +67
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 135 138 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.42% 2.67% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 2.92% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 80 78 248
Scotland median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £34,500 £37,500 £36,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5076 4719 5850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.84% 91.35% 90.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3234 2863 3710
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Waterfall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Glasgow -5 82 £49,250 -1.50% 1
Edinburgh -16 45 £47,500 -14.41%
Fife +7 4 £41,000 -13.68%
Inverclyde - 2 £32,500 -
Aberdeen -7 1 £37,000 -20.13%
Stirling - 1 £52,500 -
Highlands - 1 - -
Perthshire - 1 - -
Waterfall
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 134 (99.26%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (37.04%) Project Management
3 42 (31.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (30.37%) PRINCE2
5 39 (28.89%) Finance
5 39 (28.89%) Scrum
6 36 (26.67%) Degree
7 35 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
8 32 (23.70%) Business Analysis
9 28 (20.74%) PMP
9 28 (20.74%) PMI Certification
10 26 (19.26%) SDLC
11 21 (15.56%) Java
12 19 (14.07%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (13.33%) Change Management
13 18 (13.33%) Oracle
13 18 (13.33%) Windows
14 17 (12.59%) SQL
14 17 (12.59%) Banking
14 17 (12.59%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (11.85%) Resource Management
16 15 (11.11%) Microsoft
17 14 (10.37%) SQL Server
18 13 (9.63%) Kanban
18 13 (9.63%) Test Strategy
18 13 (9.63%) Defect Management
19 12 (8.89%) Contingency Planning
20 11 (8.15%) Computer Science Degree
20 11 (8.15%) User Stories
20 11 (8.15%) Mentoring

Waterfall
Co-occurring 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 9 (6.67%) Confluence
2 5 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.96%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.48%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.48%) SAS
5 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.74%) IIS
6 1 (0.74%) JBoss
6 1 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.48%) Office 365
4 2 (1.48%) PaaS
5 1 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.74%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.48%) SAN
1 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.74%) DHCP
2 1 (0.74%) DNS
2 1 (0.74%) Extranet
2 1 (0.74%) Firewall
2 1 (0.74%) LAN
2 1 (0.74%) Skype
2 1 (0.74%) VLAN
2 1 (0.74%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.37%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.93%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.22%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.22%) Text Mining
7 2 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.48%) Big Data
7 2 (1.48%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (1.48%) SAS EBI
7 2 (1.48%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.48%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.74%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (6.67%) JIRA
1 9 (6.67%) Selenium
2 8 (5.93%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.48%) JUnit
3 2 (1.48%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.74%) Ant
4 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.74%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.74%) Hudson
4 1 (0.74%) Maven
4 1 (0.74%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.74%) Subversion
4 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.74%) WinRunner
General
1 39 (28.89%) Finance
2 17 (12.59%) Banking
3 5 (3.70%) Retail Banking
4 4 (2.96%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.22%) Billing
5 3 (2.22%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (2.22%) Marketing
5 3 (2.22%) Retail
6 2 (1.48%) Law
7 1 (0.74%) Games
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (34.81%) Project Manager
2 35 (25.93%) Analyst
3 21 (15.56%) Business Analyst
4 20 (14.81%) IT Manager
4 20 (14.81%) IT Project Manager
5 13 (9.63%) Architect
6 11 (8.15%) Developer
7 9 (6.67%) Test Analyst
8 5 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
8 5 (3.70%) AWS Architect
8 5 (3.70%) Consultant
8 5 (3.70%) Designer
8 5 (3.70%) Development Manager
9 4 (2.96%) Data Analyst
9 4 (2.96%) Java Developer
9 4 (2.96%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (2.96%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (2.96%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.22%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (2.22%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.41%) .NET
2 7 (5.19%) Web Services
3 5 (3.70%) SOAP
3 5 (3.70%) Spring
3 5 (3.70%) XML
4 4 (2.96%) Hibernate
4 4 (2.96%) HTML
4 4 (2.96%) J2EE
4 4 (2.96%) jQuery
4 4 (2.96%) REST
4 4 (2.96%) RESTful
5 3 (2.22%) CSS
5 3 (2.22%) JSON
6 2 (1.48%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.48%) Ajax
6 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.48%) JPA
6 2 (1.48%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.93%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.70%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.70%) PMI
5 3 (2.22%) IPTV
5 3 (2.22%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.22%) Over-the-Top Content
5 3 (2.22%) STB
5 3 (2.22%) User Experience
5 3 (2.22%) Video on Demand
6 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.48%) IVR
6 2 (1.48%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.48%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.74%) Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.74%) iPhone
7 1 (0.74%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.33%) Windows
2 4 (2.96%) Unix
3 3 (2.22%) Android
3 3 (2.22%) Linux
3 3 (2.22%) Solaris
3 3 (2.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.48%) AIX
4 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.48%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (99.26%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (37.04%) Project Management
3 42 (31.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (30.37%) PRINCE2
5 39 (28.89%) Scrum
6 32 (23.70%) Business Analysis
7 26 (19.26%) SDLC
8 19 (14.07%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (13.33%) Change Management
10 17 (12.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (11.85%) Resource Management
12 13 (9.63%) Defect Management
12 13 (9.63%) Kanban
12 13 (9.63%) Test Strategy
13 12 (8.89%) Contingency Planning
14 11 (8.15%) Mentoring
14 11 (8.15%) User Stories
15 10 (7.41%) Analytics
15 10 (7.41%) Test Management
15 10 (7.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.56%) Java
2 17 (12.59%) SQL
3 8 (5.93%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.19%) C#
5 3 (2.22%) PHP
6 2 (1.48%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.74%) C++
7 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.74%) Python
7 1 (0.74%) X++
7 1 (0.74%) XAML
Qualifications
1 36 (26.67%) Degree
2 28 (20.74%) PMI Certification
2 28 (20.74%) PMP
3 11 (8.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (8.15%) ISTQB
4 8 (5.93%) ISEB
4 8 (5.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (3.70%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.74%) APMP
8 1 (0.74%) CISSP
8 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.67%) PMO
2 5 (3.70%) QA
3 3 (2.22%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.74%) GDPR
4 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.22%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.74%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (5.93%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.74%) SCCM
2 1 (0.74%) SCOM
2 1 (0.74%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 18 (13.33%) Oracle
2 15 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.15%) HP
4 8 (5.93%) Cognizant
4 8 (5.93%) IBM
5 4 (2.96%) iManage
6 3 (2.22%) Citrix
6 3 (2.22%) VMware
6 3 (2.22%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.48%) Dell
7 2 (1.48%) EMC
7 2 (1.48%) Perforce
7 2 (1.48%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.48%) Symantec
8 1 (0.74%) Ariba
8 1 (0.74%) Capita
8 1 (0.74%) Cognos
8 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.74%) SAP
8 1 (0.74%) Veritas