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

Waterfall Model
South West / Somerset
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 65 52
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 24 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.48% 1.97% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 2.24% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 19
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £32,374 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,250 £48,500
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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 627 580 493
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 90.87% 87.75% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 452 509 442
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 June 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 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
Bath +8 18 £42,500 -4.49%
Waterfall
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 44 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 32 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 30 (62.50%) ISTQB
4 29 (60.42%) Software Testing
4 29 (60.42%) ISEB
5 28 (58.33%) SpecFlow
6 27 (56.25%) Cucumber
6 27 (56.25%) BDD
6 27 (56.25%) Non-Functional Testing
7 26 (54.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (54.17%) C#
7 26 (54.17%) SQL
8 23 (47.92%) Scrum
8 23 (47.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 22 (45.83%) Load Testing
9 22 (45.83%) Test Management
9 22 (45.83%) Java
10 21 (43.75%) Security Testing
10 21 (43.75%) Performance Testing
10 21 (43.75%) User Stories
11 15 (31.25%) Test Scripting
12 14 (29.17%) Project Planning
12 14 (29.17%) Test Strategy
13 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
14 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
14 12 (25.00%) Selenium
14 12 (25.00%) DevOps
15 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
16 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration

Waterfall
Co-occurring 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 7 (14.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.25%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (58.33%) SpecFlow
2 27 (56.25%) Cucumber
3 26 (54.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (25.00%) Selenium
5 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
6 7 (14.58%) Eclipse
6 7 (14.58%) IntelliJ
7 5 (10.42%) LoadUI
7 5 (10.42%) NUnit
7 5 (10.42%) SoapUI
7 5 (10.42%) WebDriver
8 4 (8.33%) HP UFT
9 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
9 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Financial Institution
3 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Test Automation Engineer
1 20 (41.67%) Test Engineer
2 13 (27.08%) Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Tester
7 3 (6.25%) Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Manual Tester
7 3 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Systems Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Integration Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Integration Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Systems Integration Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Systems Integration Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) Web Services
2 5 (10.42%) Gherkin
2 5 (10.42%) REST
3 4 (8.33%) .NET
3 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.25%) WCF
4 3 (6.25%) Web Services Management
5 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.08%) CSS
5 1 (2.08%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.08%) HTML
5 1 (2.08%) HTML5
5 1 (2.08%) jQuery
5 1 (2.08%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 29 (60.42%) Software Testing
4 27 (56.25%) BDD
4 27 (56.25%) Non-Functional Testing
5 23 (47.92%) Scrum
6 22 (45.83%) Load Testing
6 22 (45.83%) Test Management
7 21 (43.75%) Performance Testing
7 21 (43.75%) Security Testing
7 21 (43.75%) User Stories
8 15 (31.25%) Test Scripting
9 14 (29.17%) Project Planning
9 14 (29.17%) Test Strategy
10 12 (25.00%) DevOps
11 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
12 8 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
12 8 (16.67%) Unit Testing
13 6 (12.50%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (54.17%) C#
1 26 (54.17%) SQL
2 22 (45.83%) Java
3 7 (14.58%) C
4 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 29 (60.42%) ISEB
3 23 (47.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
5 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (14.58%) Degree
7 1 (2.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Google
2 1 (2.08%) SAP
2 1 (2.08%) Xamarin