Period
to 16 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 158 136 89
Rank change year-on-year -22 -47 +93
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 174 516 904
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.76% 2.22% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 2.46% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 159 445 799
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +8.91%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,966 20,996 24,457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.92% 90.31% 91.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7,199 17,095 20,252
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in the South East

Waterfall
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Waterfall in the South East.

Salary trend for Waterfall in the South East

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Waterfall in the South East over the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in the South East

Waterfall
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 January 2021. 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
East Sussex +55 43 £50,000 -7.83%
Hampshire +34 39 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Thames Valley -39 36 £60,000 +9.09% 10
Surrey +31 25 £55,000 -15.38% 5
Berkshire -30 25 £60,000 -4.00% 8
West Sussex -14 22 £62,500 +31.58% 4
Buckinghamshire -12 11 £60,000 +13.21% 2
Middlesex - 5 £65,000 -
Oxfordshire +41 2 £55,000 +1.85%
Kent +26 2 £48,750 -11.36%
Waterfall
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 170 (97.70%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (27.59%) Scrum
3 38 (21.84%) Finance
4 37 (21.26%) Project Management
5 36 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 34 (19.54%) Business Analysis
6 34 (19.54%) Azure
7 33 (18.97%) SDLC
7 33 (18.97%) Project Delivery
7 33 (18.97%) ITIL
8 32 (18.39%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (16.67%) Degree
10 27 (15.52%) .NET
11 26 (14.94%) SQL
11 26 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (14.37%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (13.79%) DevOps
14 20 (11.49%) PRINCE2
15 17 (9.77%) SQL Server
15 17 (9.77%) SharePoint
15 17 (9.77%) Service Management
15 17 (9.77%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (9.20%) Test Automation
16 16 (9.20%) Decision-Making
16 16 (9.20%) C#
17 15 (8.62%) Oracle
17 15 (8.62%) Software Engineering
17 15 (8.62%) Mentoring
18 14 (8.05%) TDD
18 14 (8.05%) JIRA

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 17 (9.77%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.02%) Confluence
3 5 (2.87%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (2.87%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.30%) CMS
5 3 (1.72%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (1.72%) Liferay
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.72%) SAS
5 3 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.57%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.87%) SAP LE
1 5 (2.87%) SAP SD
2 3 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.57%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.57%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (19.54%) Azure
2 11 (6.32%) PaaS
2 11 (6.32%) Power Platform
3 10 (5.75%) SaaS
4 8 (4.60%) AWS
5 5 (2.87%) Office 365
5 5 (2.87%) OpenShift
5 5 (2.87%) PowerApps
6 4 (2.30%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (2.30%) IaaS
7 3 (1.72%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 2 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.15%) Logic Apps
9 1 (0.57%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.57%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.57%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) Broadband
1 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.57%) GSM
1 1 (0.57%) Intranet
1 1 (0.57%) MPLS
1 1 (0.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.77%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.17%) Big Data
3 8 (4.60%) Tableau
4 6 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (3.45%) Power BI
5 3 (1.72%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.15%) MySQL
6 2 (1.15%) QlikView
6 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.57%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.57%) Data Vault
7 1 (0.57%) HDInsight
7 1 (0.57%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (8.05%) JIRA
2 5 (2.87%) Rational Rose
2 5 (2.87%) Selenium
3 3 (1.72%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.72%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.15%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (21.84%) Finance
2 12 (6.90%) Retail
3 8 (4.60%) Back Office
4 7 (4.02%) Law
5 5 (2.87%) Banking
6 3 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.15%) Advertising
7 2 (1.15%) Billing
7 2 (1.15%) Front Office
7 2 (1.15%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.57%) Automotive
8 1 (0.57%) Games
8 1 (0.57%) Marketing
8 1 (0.57%) Publishing
8 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Retail Finance
8 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (35.63%) Analyst
2 47 (27.01%) Business Analyst
3 28 (16.09%) Project Manager
4 21 (12.07%) Architect
5 15 (8.62%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (7.47%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
8 9 (5.17%) Head of IT
9 8 (4.60%) Developer
9 8 (4.60%) Head of Delivery
9 8 (4.60%) Senior Manager
9 8 (4.60%) Senior Project Manager
9 8 (4.60%) Service Analyst
10 7 (4.02%) Finance Business Analyst
10 7 (4.02%) Financial Analyst
10 7 (4.02%) IT Analyst
10 7 (4.02%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (4.02%) Software Engineer
10 7 (4.02%) Software Project Manager
11 6 (3.45%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.52%) .NET
2 6 (3.45%) Web Services
3 5 (2.87%) EDI
3 5 (2.87%) EDIFACT
3 5 (2.87%) JSON
4 4 (2.30%) .NET Core
4 4 (2.30%) CSS
4 4 (2.30%) HTML
5 3 (1.72%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.72%) Ajax
5 3 (1.72%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (1.72%) HTML5
5 3 (1.72%) jQuery
5 3 (1.72%) LINQ
5 3 (1.72%) Spring
5 3 (1.72%) Velocity
5 3 (1.72%) WCF
5 3 (1.72%) XML
5 3 (1.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.02%) Cloud Native
4 6 (3.45%) Enterprise Cloud
4 6 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.45%) User Experience
5 5 (2.87%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.87%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.30%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.72%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.72%) iPhone
7 3 (1.72%) PMI
8 1 (0.57%) AS400
8 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.57%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.57%) Life Science
8 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.57%) NHS
8 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.17%) Windows
2 8 (4.60%) Linux
3 7 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.30%) Android
5 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (97.70%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (27.59%) Scrum
3 37 (21.26%) Project Management
4 34 (19.54%) Business Analysis
5 33 (18.97%) ITIL
5 33 (18.97%) Project Delivery
5 33 (18.97%) SDLC
6 32 (18.39%) Problem-Solving
7 25 (14.37%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (13.79%) DevOps
9 20 (11.49%) PRINCE2
10 17 (9.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (9.77%) Service Management
11 16 (9.20%) Decision-Making
11 16 (9.20%) Test Automation
12 15 (8.62%) Mentoring
12 15 (8.62%) Software Engineering
13 14 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (8.05%) TDD
14 13 (7.47%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.94%) SQL
2 16 (9.20%) C#
3 11 (6.32%) C
4 9 (5.17%) Java
5 8 (4.60%) C++
6 5 (2.87%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.72%) VBA
8 2 (1.15%) Java 8
8 2 (1.15%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.15%) PHP
8 2 (1.15%) Ruby
9 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (16.67%) Degree
2 11 (6.32%) ISTQB
3 9 (5.17%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (4.02%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.87%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.87%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.30%) PMP
6 4 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.15%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.15%) ISEB
9 1 (0.57%) APMP
9 1 (0.57%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.57%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.02%) PMBOK
1 7 (4.02%) QA
2 5 (2.87%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.30%) PMO
4 3 (1.72%) COBIT
5 2 (1.15%) GDPR
5 2 (1.15%) IFRS
5 2 (1.15%) SLA
6 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 7 (4.02%) Ansible
1 7 (4.02%) Terraform
2 2 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.62%) Oracle
3 11 (6.32%) SAP
4 8 (4.60%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.30%) ServiceNow
5 4 (2.30%) Talend
6 3 (1.72%) BMC
6 3 (1.72%) Nintex
6 3 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.72%) Sparx
7 2 (1.15%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.15%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.57%) Capita
8 1 (0.57%) HP
8 1 (0.57%) hybris
8 1 (0.57%) Novell
8 1 (0.57%) Xamarin