The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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
South West / Somerset
Rank 54 50 66
Rank change year-on-year -4 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 24 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.74% 2.86% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 3.29% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 5
Median salary £32,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.90% +29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £36,500 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £67,000 £85,000
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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 603 547 456
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 93.93% 86.96% 90.66%
Number of salaries quoted 489 479 398
Median salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.59% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in Somerset

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Somerset

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

Salary histogram for Waterfall in Somerset

Waterfall
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Somerset 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
Bath -8 6 £62,500 +19.04% 4
Taunton +1 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Waterfall
South West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

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 Somerset region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 61 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (65.57%) Microsoft
2 40 (65.57%) ISEB
3 37 (60.66%) ISTQB
4 36 (59.02%) Software Testing
4 36 (59.02%) Test Automation
4 36 (59.02%) SpecFlow
5 35 (57.38%) BDD
6 34 (55.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 34 (55.74%) Cucumber
6 34 (55.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 33 (54.10%) Non-Functional Testing
8 31 (50.82%) Load Testing
8 31 (50.82%) Test Management
9 28 (45.90%) Scrum
10 26 (42.62%) Performance Testing
10 26 (42.62%) Security Testing
11 25 (40.98%) C#
12 23 (37.70%) SQL
13 22 (36.07%) Java
13 22 (36.07%) User Stories
14 16 (26.23%) Line Management
15 15 (24.59%) Security Cleared
16 13 (21.31%) Project Planning
16 13 (21.31%) Customer Requirements
17 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
18 11 (18.03%) Test Strategy
18 11 (18.03%) Test Scripting
19 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
20 9 (14.75%) Business Transformation

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (6.56%) Confluence
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Project
3 4 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (59.02%) SpecFlow
2 34 (55.74%) Cucumber
2 34 (55.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (14.75%) Visual Studio
4 6 (9.84%) Eclipse
4 6 (9.84%) IntelliJ
5 5 (8.20%) Selenium
6 4 (6.56%) JIRA
7 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.92%) Subversion
8 1 (1.64%) LoadUI
8 1 (1.64%) NUnit
8 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (14.75%) Retail
2 8 (13.11%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Electronics
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Analyst
2 20 (32.79%) Test Engineer
3 19 (31.15%) Test Automation Engineer
4 17 (27.87%) Senior Analyst
4 17 (27.87%) Test Analyst
5 13 (21.31%) Senior Test Analyst
6 9 (14.75%) Senior Test Engineer
7 8 (13.11%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) Architect
8 6 (9.84%) Systems Architect
9 5 (8.20%) Business Analyst
10 4 (6.56%) Business Manager
10 4 (6.56%) Integration Architect
10 4 (6.56%) Senior Business Analyst
10 4 (6.56%) Systems Integration Architect
11 3 (4.92%) Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Integration Manager
11 3 (4.92%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (4.92%) Systems Integration Manager
11 3 (4.92%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) Web Services
2 4 (6.56%) .NET
2 4 (6.56%) HTML
2 4 (6.56%) HTML5
3 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.92%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (4.92%) CSS
3 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
3 3 (4.92%) jQuery
3 3 (4.92%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (4.92%) RESTful
4 2 (3.28%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.64%) Java EE
5 1 (1.64%) REST
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (59.02%) Software Testing
2 36 (59.02%) Test Automation
3 35 (57.38%) BDD
4 33 (54.10%) Non-Functional Testing
5 31 (50.82%) Load Testing
5 31 (50.82%) Test Management
6 28 (45.90%) Scrum
7 26 (42.62%) Performance Testing
7 26 (42.62%) Security Testing
8 22 (36.07%) User Stories
9 16 (26.23%) Line Management
10 13 (21.31%) Customer Requirements
10 13 (21.31%) Project Planning
11 11 (18.03%) Test Scripting
11 11 (18.03%) Test Strategy
12 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (14.75%) Business Transformation
14 8 (13.11%) Business Analysis
14 8 (13.11%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.98%) C#
2 23 (37.70%) SQL
3 22 (36.07%) Java
4 5 (8.20%) C
5 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (65.57%) ISEB
2 37 (60.66%) ISTQB
3 34 (55.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (24.59%) Security Cleared
5 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (6.56%) IIBA
7 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 40 (65.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.28%) SAP
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle
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