Period
to 23 October 2018

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 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 96 69
Rank change year-on-year +35 -27 -24
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 23 22 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.68% 1.67% 3.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 1.81% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 27
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% +33.08% -23.53%
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,475 £31,024
90th Percentile £54,300 £52,500 £54,250
South West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -1.16% +1.18%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 778 1,213 1,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.57% 92.31% 92.82%
Number of salaries quoted 643 997 1,082
Somerset median annual salary £43,972 £41,377 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.27% +3.44% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £60,000 £58,625
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

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
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 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
Bath +32 13 £47,500 +8.57% 3
Street - 6 £43,500 -
Yeovil - 2 £46,250 -
Waterfall
South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Waterfall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) SDLC
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 6 (26.09%) Scrum
4 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (21.74%) SAP
5 5 (21.74%) Windows
6 4 (17.39%) Java
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) .NET
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
6 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
6 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
6 4 (17.39%) Electronics
6 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
6 4 (17.39%) Marketing
6 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (13.04%) Matrix Management
7 3 (13.04%) Test Management
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (13.04%) People Management
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
7 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
7 3 (13.04%) Presales

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Sonata
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Electronics
2 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Billing
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Project Manager
3 7 (30.43%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
4 3 (13.04%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Applications Support
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) SDLC
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (26.09%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
6 3 (13.04%) B2B
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Matrix Management
6 3 (13.04%) People Management
6 3 (13.04%) Presales
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Test Management
6 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
7 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) GDPR
2 1 (4.35%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) SAP
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Cognizant
3 2 (8.70%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft