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

Waterfall Model
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 72 54
Rank change year-on-year -8 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 70 98 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.60% 3.43% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 3.75% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 42 72 106
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,650 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,450
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2463 2613 2818
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.49% 91.43% 89.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1476 1771
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 23 June 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 23 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
Glasgow +8 50 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Edinburgh -25 17 £60,000 +26.31% 4
Fife +6 2 £36,000 -20.00% 2
West Lothian -2 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Waterfall
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 124 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (37.10%) SDLC
3 45 (36.29%) Finance
4 42 (33.87%) Project Management
5 38 (30.65%) Banking
6 37 (29.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (27.42%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (21.77%) Degree
9 22 (17.74%) Resource Management
9 22 (17.74%) People Management
10 21 (16.94%) Test Automation
10 21 (16.94%) Scrum
11 20 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (14.52%) Java
12 18 (14.52%) SQL
12 18 (14.52%) .NET
13 16 (12.90%) Selenium
14 15 (12.10%) ISTQB
14 15 (12.10%) C#
14 15 (12.10%) Risk Management
15 14 (11.29%) JavaScript
15 14 (11.29%) Coaching
16 13 (10.48%) Windows
16 13 (10.48%) SOA
16 13 (10.48%) HP
16 13 (10.48%) Test Strategy
16 13 (10.48%) HP Quality Center
16 13 (10.48%) Integration Testing
16 13 (10.48%) Test Scripting
17 12 (9.68%) Test Management

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 3 (2.42%) SAS
2 2 (1.61%) Confluence
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.81%) CMS
3 1 (0.81%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (6.45%) Endur
1 8 (6.45%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (4.03%) iPaaS
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) BrowserStack
3 1 (0.81%) IaaS
3 1 (0.81%) PaaS
3 1 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) Network Security
2 1 (0.81%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.65%) RDBMS
2 7 (5.65%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.84%) Big Data
4 5 (4.03%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.81%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.81%) DataStage
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 16 (12.90%) Selenium
2 9 (7.26%) HP UFT
3 6 (4.84%) Ant
3 6 (4.84%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.03%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.03%) Hudson
4 5 (4.03%) Maven
4 5 (4.03%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (4.03%) Subversion
4 5 (4.03%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.23%) SpecFlow
6 3 (2.42%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.61%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.61%) JIRA
7 2 (1.61%) JUnit
7 2 (1.61%) WinRunner
8 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (36.29%) Finance
2 38 (30.65%) Banking
3 10 (8.06%) Retail
4 6 (4.84%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.61%) Games
6 2 (1.61%) Law
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (19.35%) Project Manager
2 21 (16.94%) Analyst
3 16 (12.90%) Delivery Manager
4 15 (12.10%) Developer
5 13 (10.48%) Infrastructure Manager
6 10 (8.06%) Architect
6 10 (8.06%) Consultant
6 10 (8.06%) Test Analyst
7 9 (7.26%) Software Manager
8 8 (6.45%) Business Analyst
8 8 (6.45%) Endur Consultant
8 8 (6.45%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
8 8 (6.45%) OpenLink Consultant
9 7 (5.65%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Development Manager
10 6 (4.84%) IT Manager
10 6 (4.84%) IT Project Manager
10 6 (4.84%) Senior Manager
10 6 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.84%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.52%) .NET
2 9 (7.26%) Spring
3 8 (6.45%) HTML
4 6 (4.84%) XML
5 5 (4.03%) REST
5 5 (4.03%) SOAP
5 5 (4.03%) Spring Boot
6 4 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.23%) Gherkin
6 4 (3.23%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.23%) jQuery
7 3 (2.42%) CSS
8 2 (1.61%) Ajax
8 2 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (1.61%) J2EE
8 2 (1.61%) Java EE
8 2 (1.61%) JPA
8 2 (1.61%) JSON
8 2 (1.61%) JSP
8 2 (1.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (27.42%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.42%) User Experience
5 2 (1.61%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.81%) EPoS
6 1 (0.81%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) PKI
6 1 (0.81%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.48%) Windows
2 4 (3.23%) Android
2 4 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.42%) Unix
4 2 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (37.10%) SDLC
3 42 (33.87%) Project Management
4 37 (29.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (17.74%) People Management
5 22 (17.74%) Resource Management
6 21 (16.94%) Scrum
6 21 (16.94%) Test Automation
7 20 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (12.10%) Risk Management
9 14 (11.29%) Coaching
10 13 (10.48%) Integration Testing
10 13 (10.48%) SOA
10 13 (10.48%) Test Scripting
10 13 (10.48%) Test Strategy
11 12 (9.68%) PRINCE2
11 12 (9.68%) Test Management
12 11 (8.87%) Software Testing
12 11 (8.87%) UML
12 11 (8.87%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.52%) Java
1 18 (14.52%) SQL
2 15 (12.10%) C#
3 14 (11.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.03%) PHP
5 4 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.81%) C
6 1 (0.81%) C++
6 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (21.77%) Degree
2 15 (12.10%) ISTQB
3 11 (8.87%) ISEB
4 10 (8.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (4.84%) PMI Certification
5 6 (4.84%) PMP
6 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.81%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 13 (10.48%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.81%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (10.48%) HP
2 9 (7.26%) Cognizant
3 8 (6.45%) OpenLink
3 8 (6.45%) Triple Point
4 7 (5.65%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.65%) Oracle
5 4 (3.23%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.42%) Cognos
6 3 (2.42%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.61%) Perforce
7 2 (1.61%) SAP
8 1 (0.81%) Ariba
8 1 (0.81%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.81%) Citrix
8 1 (0.81%) Concur
8 1 (0.81%) hybris
8 1 (0.81%) IBM
8 1 (0.81%) Qualys
8 1 (0.81%) VMware
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