Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 158 151
Rank change year-on-year +41 -7 -12
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 822 632 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.69% 2.11% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 2.40% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 663 521 755
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.96% +9.47%
10th Percentile £37,000 £37,250 £35,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 27,124 26,307 33,614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.80% 87.99% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22,455 21,765 28,294
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 17 July 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 17 July 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
Hampshire +45 243 £57,500 +9.52% 18
Thames Valley +4 215 £52,500 - 17
West Sussex +34 149 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Surrey +31 142 £55,000 +10.00% 16
Berkshire -13 112 £52,500 - 6
Oxfordshire +12 74 £46,000 -20.00% 5
East Sussex +3 62 £52,500 - 5
Buckinghamshire +2 29 £51,000 +5.15% 6
Kent -10 14 £57,500 -8.00% 5
Middlesex +15 4 £67,500 +3.85%
Isle of Wight - 3 £32,500 - 1
Sussex - 2 £58,750 -
Waterfall
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 798 (97.08%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (32.24%) Finance
3 252 (30.66%) Project Management
4 195 (23.72%) SDLC
5 177 (21.53%) Oracle
6 169 (20.56%) Java
7 167 (20.32%) PRINCE2
8 165 (20.07%) Degree
9 164 (19.95%) Scrum
10 161 (19.59%) Test Automation
11 154 (18.73%) SQL
12 138 (16.79%) QA
13 132 (16.06%) Problem-Solving
14 131 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
15 127 (15.45%) .NET
16 121 (14.72%) Software Delivery
17 112 (13.63%) SQL Server
18 100 (12.17%) JavaScript
19 95 (11.56%) SAP
20 91 (11.07%) Microsoft Azure
21 86 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
22 84 (10.22%) C#
23 80 (9.73%) Microsoft
24 79 (9.61%) JIRA
25 78 (9.49%) Amazon AWS
26 77 (9.37%) Windows
27 73 (8.88%) Linux
28 71 (8.64%) PMI Certification
29 68 (8.27%) Unix
29 68 (8.27%) Test Strategy

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 47 (5.72%) Confluence
2 31 (3.77%) WebLogic
3 30 (3.65%) JBoss
4 28 (3.41%) IIS
4 28 (3.41%) SharePoint
5 17 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (1.46%) CMS
7 10 (1.22%) Apache
8 7 (0.85%) SAS
9 6 (0.73%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.49%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.36%) CICS
12 2 (0.24%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.12%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 49 (5.96%) Microsoft Project
2 30 (3.65%) MS Visio
3 14 (1.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.24%) InVision
Business Applications
1 7 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (0.73%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (0.49%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.49%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.49%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.49%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.24%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.24%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.12%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 91 (11.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 78 (9.49%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (3.77%) SaaS
4 29 (3.53%) IaaS
5 25 (3.04%) PaaS
6 18 (2.19%) Office 365
7 14 (1.70%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (1.58%) GitHub
9 10 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.85%) SuccessFactors
11 5 (0.61%) Boomi
11 5 (0.61%) Slack
12 4 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (0.49%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.46%) SAN
2 11 (1.34%) Internet
3 10 (1.22%) BIG-IP
3 10 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (1.22%) LAN
3 10 (1.22%) VoIP
4 9 (1.09%) WAN
5 7 (0.85%) CTI
5 7 (0.85%) Ethernet
5 7 (0.85%) Firewall
5 7 (0.85%) Skype
6 6 (0.73%) MPLS
7 4 (0.49%) DMZ
8 3 (0.36%) HTTP
9 2 (0.24%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.24%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.24%) SMS
10 1 (0.12%) Cisco ISE
10 1 (0.12%) Extranet
10 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (13.63%) SQL Server
2 40 (4.87%) Relational Database
3 37 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (3.77%) RDBMS
5 25 (3.04%) Oracle Database
6 24 (2.92%) BusinessObjects
7 18 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (1.95%) DB2
9 12 (1.46%) Big Data
9 12 (1.46%) MySQL
10 10 (1.22%) Hadoop
10 10 (1.22%) NoSQL
10 10 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
12 8 (0.97%) Data Mining
12 8 (0.97%) Oracle Exadata
12 8 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (0.85%) SAP Data Services
14 6 (0.73%) Blockchain
14 6 (0.73%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 79 (9.61%) JIRA
2 45 (5.47%) Selenium
3 44 (5.35%) Jenkins
4 35 (4.26%) Git (software)
5 32 (3.89%) Cucumber
6 25 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (2.19%) Subversion
7 18 (2.19%) TeamCity
8 13 (1.58%) Octopus Deploy
9 12 (1.46%) HP UFT
9 12 (1.46%) JMeter
10 9 (1.09%) SoapUI
11 8 (0.97%) Bitbucket
11 8 (0.97%) ProC
12 7 (0.85%) Gerrit
12 7 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
13 6 (0.73%) Gatling
13 6 (0.73%) PVCS
13 6 (0.73%) Toad
13 6 (0.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 265 (32.24%) Finance
2 60 (7.30%) Retail
3 30 (3.65%) Marketing
4 23 (2.80%) Back Office
5 15 (1.82%) Banking
5 15 (1.82%) Billing
5 15 (1.82%) Games
6 9 (1.09%) Electronics
7 7 (0.85%) Advertising
7 7 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 7 (0.85%) Legal
8 6 (0.73%) Automotive
8 6 (0.73%) Avionics
9 5 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (0.61%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.49%) Publishing
11 2 (0.24%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.24%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 172 (20.92%) Project Manager
2 170 (20.68%) Analyst
3 113 (13.75%) Developer
4 86 (10.46%) IT Manager
5 82 (9.98%) Business Analyst
6 60 (7.30%) Architect
7 52 (6.33%) Delivery Manager
8 51 (6.20%) IT Project Manager
9 40 (4.87%) Programme Manager
9 40 (4.87%) Test Engineer
10 39 (4.74%) Software Engineer
11 33 (4.01%) Software Project Manager
11 33 (4.01%) Test Analyst
12 31 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
13 29 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
14 27 (3.28%) Systems Analyst
15 26 (3.16%) .NET Developer
16 25 (3.04%) Infrastructure Manager
17 24 (2.92%) Delivery Project Manager
17 24 (2.92%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (15.45%) .NET
2 46 (5.60%) HTML
3 45 (5.47%) XML
4 42 (5.11%) AngularJS
5 39 (4.74%) WCF
6 35 (4.26%) ASP.NET
7 34 (4.14%) REST
8 32 (3.89%) .NET Framework
8 32 (3.89%) WPF
9 31 (3.77%) Middleware
10 30 (3.65%) Web Services
11 29 (3.53%) JSON
12 23 (2.80%) SOAP
13 22 (2.68%) CSS
14 21 (2.55%) HTML5
15 20 (2.43%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (2.43%) React
15 20 (2.43%) XSD
16 19 (2.31%) jQuery
16 19 (2.31%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 86 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (8.27%) User Experience
3 59 (7.18%) PMI
4 36 (4.38%) Computer Science
5 33 (4.01%) Enterprise Software
5 33 (4.01%) Management Information System
6 22 (2.68%) Mobile App
6 22 (2.68%) Virtual Team
7 21 (2.55%) Mainframe
8 16 (1.95%) Greenfield Project
9 15 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (1.58%) Data Centre
11 12 (1.46%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.22%) BYOD
13 8 (0.97%) Enterprise Cloud
13 8 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
13 8 (0.97%) Oracle Exalytics
14 5 (0.61%) Digital Currency
15 4 (0.49%) Data Structures
16 3 (0.36%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 77 (9.37%) Windows
2 73 (8.88%) Linux
3 68 (8.27%) Unix
4 22 (2.68%) Windows Server
5 18 (2.19%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (1.70%) Solaris
7 11 (1.34%) AIX
8 7 (0.85%) Android
9 5 (0.61%) zOS
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 798 (97.08%) Agile Software Development
2 252 (30.66%) Project Management
3 195 (23.72%) SDLC
4 167 (20.32%) PRINCE2
5 164 (19.95%) Scrum
6 161 (19.59%) Test Automation
7 132 (16.06%) Problem-Solving
8 131 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 121 (14.72%) Software Delivery
10 68 (8.27%) Test Strategy
11 67 (8.15%) ITIL
12 65 (7.91%) System Integration Testing
13 62 (7.54%) Business Analysis
13 62 (7.54%) Continuous Integration
14 59 (7.18%) Software Engineering
15 58 (7.06%) DevOps
15 58 (7.06%) Integration Testing
16 56 (6.81%) CRM
16 56 (6.81%) Test Scripting
17 55 (6.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 169 (20.56%) Java
2 154 (18.73%) SQL
3 100 (12.17%) JavaScript
4 84 (10.22%) C#
5 29 (3.53%) C++
6 27 (3.28%) PL/SQL
7 26 (3.16%) C
8 17 (2.07%) Python
9 16 (1.95%) T-SQL
10 14 (1.70%) PHP
11 13 (1.58%) Bash Shell
11 13 (1.58%) COBOL
12 11 (1.34%) Ruby
13 9 (1.09%) ABAP
14 6 (0.73%) Go
14 6 (0.73%) Perl
14 6 (0.73%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.61%) Erlang
15 5 (0.61%) Java 8
15 5 (0.61%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 165 (20.07%) Degree
2 71 (8.64%) PMI Certification
3 40 (4.87%) PMP
4 36 (4.38%) ISEB
5 33 (4.01%) Security Cleared
6 23 (2.80%) SC Cleared
7 21 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
8 19 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 16 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 12 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 11 (1.34%) ISTQB
12 8 (0.97%) ISEB Practitioner
13 7 (0.85%) DV Cleared
13 7 (0.85%) Master's Degree
14 6 (0.73%) PhD
15 5 (0.61%) CBAP
16 4 (0.49%) CISSP
16 4 (0.49%) IIBA
16 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
16 4 (0.49%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (16.79%) QA
2 22 (2.68%) PMO
3 21 (2.55%) Data Quality
4 11 (1.34%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.85%) GDPR
6 5 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.61%) SLA
7 4 (0.49%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.24%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (0.24%) ISO 22301
9 2 (0.24%) ISO 31000
9 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 1 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 25 (3.04%) Docker
2 20 (2.43%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.46%) Firmware
4 8 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.36%) LXC
7 1 (0.12%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.12%) HDFS
7 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (1.70%) Puppet
2 13 (1.58%) SCCM
3 9 (1.09%) HP ALM
4 8 (0.97%) Ansible
5 6 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.61%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.36%) Nessus
9 2 (0.24%) SCOM
9 2 (0.24%) Trend Micro Deep Security
10 1 (0.12%) CA Service Virtualization
10 1 (0.12%) Nexpose
10 1 (0.12%) Oozie
10 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.12%) OSSEC
10 1 (0.12%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 177 (21.53%) Oracle
2 95 (11.56%) SAP
3 80 (9.73%) Microsoft
4 45 (5.47%) TIBCO
5 26 (3.16%) TOWER Software
6 23 (2.80%) Cisco
7 19 (2.31%) IBM
8 17 (2.07%) CheckPoint
9 15 (1.82%) HP
10 14 (1.70%) Google
11 13 (1.58%) Ab Initio
12 12 (1.46%) Informatica
12 12 (1.46%) VMware
13 10 (1.22%) McAfee
13 10 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.97%) Atlassian
14 8 (0.97%) Pega
15 7 (0.85%) Riverbed
15 7 (0.85%) ServiceNow
15 7 (0.85%) Sitecore