Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
England > South East
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 158 149
Rank change year-on-year +10 -9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 694 608 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.27% 2.10% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.39% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 575 501 757
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,850 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £74,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 27,133 25,397 33,190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.60% 87.69% 88.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22,465 20,906 27,980
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Waterfall as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in the South East

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in the South East over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

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 25 May 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
Thames Valley -6 204 £52,500 -0.94% 24
Hampshire +6 168 £45,500 -9.00% 23
West Sussex +23 128 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Surrey +11 127 £55,000 +10.00% 14
Berkshire -8 117 £52,500 - 14
Oxfordshire -18 67 £43,500 -20.91% 5
East Sussex 0 56 £52,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire -17 20 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Kent -6 14 £55,000 -4.35% 4
Middlesex +16 3 £67,500 +28.57%
Sussex - 3 £58,750 -
Isle of Wight - 1 £35,000 -
Waterfall
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 652 (93.95%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (33.86%) Finance
3 195 (28.10%) Project Management
4 174 (25.07%) SQL
5 164 (23.63%) Scrum
6 153 (22.05%) SDLC
7 150 (21.61%) Degree
8 138 (19.88%) Test Automation
9 134 (19.31%) QA
10 124 (17.87%) Oracle
11 119 (17.15%) PRINCE2
12 118 (17.00%) Problem-Solving
13 111 (15.99%) Stakeholder Management
14 108 (15.56%) Java
15 97 (13.98%) SQL Server
16 96 (13.83%) .NET
17 82 (11.82%) JavaScript
18 78 (11.24%) Amazon AWS
19 77 (11.10%) Microsoft Azure
20 76 (10.95%) JIRA
21 72 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
22 70 (10.09%) Business Analysis
23 69 (9.94%) C#
24 64 (9.22%) Microsoft
24 64 (9.22%) Test Scripting
25 60 (8.65%) XML
26 58 (8.36%) Mentoring
27 57 (8.21%) Selenium
28 56 (8.07%) ITIL
28 56 (8.07%) Linux

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 44 (6.34%) Confluence
2 22 (3.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 18 (2.59%) WebLogic
4 17 (2.45%) IIS
5 16 (2.31%) SharePoint
6 15 (2.16%) JBoss
7 13 (1.87%) CMS
8 8 (1.15%) SAS
9 7 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (1.01%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.86%) Apache
10 6 (0.86%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.72%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.58%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.58%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (0.43%) CICS
14 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 37 (5.33%) Microsoft Project
2 29 (4.18%) MS Visio
3 19 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
4 15 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
5 10 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.29%) InVision
Business Applications
1 10 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (1.01%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 6 (0.86%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.58%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.58%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.58%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (0.43%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.43%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.29%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.29%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 78 (11.24%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (11.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (5.04%) SaaS
4 20 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 17 (2.45%) IaaS
6 15 (2.16%) PaaS
7 11 (1.59%) GitHub
8 5 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.72%) Slack
9 4 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.43%) Office 365
11 2 (0.29%) Boomi
11 2 (0.29%) Force.com
11 2 (0.29%) Heroku
11 2 (0.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 2 (0.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 1 (0.14%) Asana
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.59%) Internet
2 6 (0.86%) BIG-IP
2 6 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (0.86%) Firewall
2 6 (0.86%) HTTP
3 5 (0.72%) LAN
3 5 (0.72%) SAN
4 4 (0.58%) DMZ
4 4 (0.58%) WAN
5 3 (0.43%) CTI
5 3 (0.43%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.43%) MPLS
5 3 (0.43%) Skype
5 3 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.29%) ATM
6 2 (0.29%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.14%) Extranet
7 1 (0.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 42 (6.05%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (4.61%) Relational Database
4 26 (3.75%) RDBMS
5 23 (3.31%) Oracle Database
6 19 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
7 18 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (2.16%) Big Data
8 15 (2.16%) DB2
9 14 (2.02%) Hadoop
10 11 (1.59%) MySQL
11 8 (1.15%) Data Mining
11 8 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (1.15%) Power BI
11 8 (1.15%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (1.01%) QlikView
12 7 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 76 (10.95%) JIRA
2 57 (8.21%) Selenium
3 37 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (4.90%) Cucumber
5 29 (4.18%) Jenkins
6 19 (2.74%) Git (software)
7 12 (1.73%) Visual Studio
8 10 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (1.44%) TeamCity
9 9 (1.30%) ProC
9 9 (1.30%) SoapUI
9 9 (1.30%) TestDirector
10 8 (1.15%) Bitbucket
10 8 (1.15%) JMeter
11 7 (1.01%) Appium
11 7 (1.01%) Subversion
12 5 (0.72%) LoadRunner
12 5 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
12 5 (0.72%) PVCS
12 5 (0.72%) Toad
General
1 235 (33.86%) Finance
2 43 (6.20%) Marketing
3 39 (5.62%) Retail
4 17 (2.45%) Back Office
5 15 (2.16%) Billing
5 15 (2.16%) Games
6 11 (1.59%) Banking
7 9 (1.30%) Electronics
8 8 (1.15%) Automotive
9 6 (0.86%) Advertising
9 6 (0.86%) Avionics
10 5 (0.72%) Publishing
10 5 (0.72%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.58%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.43%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.43%) Legal
13 2 (0.29%) Arabic Language
13 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.29%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 162 (23.34%) Analyst
2 123 (17.72%) Project Manager
3 95 (13.69%) Developer
4 90 (12.97%) Business Analyst
5 58 (8.36%) Architect
6 51 (7.35%) IT Manager
7 34 (4.90%) Programme Manager
8 33 (4.76%) Test Engineer
9 32 (4.61%) C# Developer
9 32 (4.61%) IT Project Manager
10 31 (4.47%) .NET Developer
11 29 (4.18%) Software Engineer
11 29 (4.18%) Test Analyst
12 28 (4.03%) C# .NET Developer
12 28 (4.03%) C# Software Developer
12 28 (4.03%) QA Engineer
13 27 (3.89%) Delivery Manager
14 24 (3.46%) .NET Software Developer
14 24 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
15 22 (3.17%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (13.83%) .NET
2 60 (8.65%) XML
3 54 (7.78%) HTML
4 41 (5.91%) ASP.NET
5 40 (5.76%) REST
6 37 (5.33%) AngularJS
7 36 (5.19%) CSS
8 34 (4.90%) JSON
8 34 (4.90%) Web Services
9 32 (4.61%) SOAP
9 32 (4.61%) WCF
10 31 (4.47%) .NET Framework
11 28 (4.03%) jQuery
12 26 (3.75%) Middleware
13 25 (3.60%) HTML5
14 24 (3.46%) XSD
15 22 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web API
16 21 (3.03%) React
17 20 (2.88%) .NET Core
17 20 (2.88%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (7.93%) User Experience
3 48 (6.92%) Computer Science
4 32 (4.61%) PMI
5 29 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (3.46%) Management Information System
7 19 (2.74%) Mobile App
8 18 (2.59%) Virtual Team
9 17 (2.45%) Greenfield Project
9 17 (2.45%) Mainframe
10 14 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
11 11 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (1.44%) Enterprise Cloud
13 8 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
14 7 (1.01%) Client/Server
14 7 (1.01%) Data Centre
14 7 (1.01%) Smart Meter
15 5 (0.72%) e-Learning
16 4 (0.58%) Oracle Exalytics
16 4 (0.58%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 56 (8.07%) Linux
2 37 (5.33%) Unix
2 37 (5.33%) Windows
3 12 (1.73%) Apple iOS
4 11 (1.59%) AIX
4 11 (1.59%) Windows Server
5 10 (1.44%) Android
6 8 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.15%) Solaris
7 5 (0.72%) zOS
8 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 652 (93.95%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (28.10%) Project Management
3 164 (23.63%) Scrum
4 153 (22.05%) SDLC
5 138 (19.88%) Test Automation
6 119 (17.15%) PRINCE2
7 118 (17.00%) Problem-Solving
8 111 (15.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 70 (10.09%) Business Analysis
10 64 (9.22%) Test Scripting
11 58 (8.36%) Mentoring
12 56 (8.07%) ITIL
13 54 (7.78%) Software Engineering
14 51 (7.35%) Regression Testing
14 51 (7.35%) Test Strategy
15 48 (6.92%) IT Strategy
15 48 (6.92%) MVC
16 47 (6.77%) Software Delivery
17 46 (6.63%) CRM
18 45 (6.48%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 174 (25.07%) SQL
2 108 (15.56%) Java
3 82 (11.82%) JavaScript
4 69 (9.94%) C#
5 29 (4.18%) PL/SQL
6 26 (3.75%) C
7 21 (3.03%) C++
8 20 (2.88%) T-SQL
9 17 (2.45%) Python
10 16 (2.31%) Ruby
11 12 (1.73%) Bash Shell
11 12 (1.73%) COBOL
12 11 (1.59%) PHP
13 7 (1.01%) Perl
14 5 (0.72%) ABAP
14 5 (0.72%) Java 8
14 5 (0.72%) Java 9
14 5 (0.72%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.72%) Scala
15 4 (0.58%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 150 (21.61%) Degree
2 51 (7.35%) ISEB
3 44 (6.34%) PMI Certification
4 29 (4.18%) PMP
5 28 (4.03%) Security Cleared
6 23 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
7 22 (3.17%) ISTQB
8 20 (2.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 16 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 16 (2.31%) SC Cleared
10 13 (1.87%) ISEB Practitioner
11 10 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 8 (1.15%) IIBA
13 7 (1.01%) DV Cleared
14 6 (0.86%) Master's Degree
14 6 (0.86%) PhD
15 5 (0.72%) MBA
16 4 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
16 4 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 3 (0.43%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (19.31%) QA
2 23 (3.31%) PMO
3 20 (2.88%) Data Quality
4 12 (1.73%) ISO 9001
5 8 (1.15%) GDPR
6 7 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.58%) ISO 22301
8 3 (0.43%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.29%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (0.29%) ISO 31000
9 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 2 (0.29%) PSD2
9 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.29%) SLA
10 1 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 18 (2.59%) Docker
2 8 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.72%) Firmware
4 4 (0.58%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.58%) HDFS
5 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.14%) LXC
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 20 (2.88%) HP ALM
2 17 (2.45%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (1.59%) Puppet
4 7 (1.01%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.58%) Oozie
6 3 (0.43%) Ansible
6 3 (0.43%) Nessus
7 2 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.29%) Marathon
7 2 (0.29%) Mesos
7 2 (0.29%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 1 (0.14%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.14%) OSSEC
8 1 (0.14%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.14%) SCCM
8 1 (0.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 124 (17.87%) Oracle
2 64 (9.22%) Microsoft
3 49 (7.06%) SAP
4 25 (3.60%) HP
5 21 (3.03%) Google
6 15 (2.16%) Ab Initio
7 14 (2.02%) TIBCO
7 14 (2.02%) VMware
8 13 (1.87%) TOWER Software
9 12 (1.73%) Cisco
10 11 (1.59%) Tableau
11 10 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.30%) CheckPoint
12 9 (1.30%) IBM
13 8 (1.15%) Atlassian
14 7 (1.01%) Hyperion
14 7 (1.01%) Informatica
15 6 (0.86%) Cognos
15 6 (0.86%) McAfee
15 6 (0.86%) Siebel