Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
England > South East
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 161 143
Rank change year-on-year +63 -18 +19
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 938 622 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.22% 2.15% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 2.41% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 755 511 776
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,625
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -2.78% +8.00%

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 26,084 25,848 32,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.49% 89.31% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21,548 21,291 26,885
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +92 305 £55,000 +4.76% 10
Thames Valley +18 260 £52,500 - 37
Surrey +43 143 £55,000 +4.76% 12
West Sussex +22 141 £52,500 - 5
Berkshire -17 122 £55,000 +4.76% 14
Oxfordshire +34 80 £52,500 +10.53% 11
East Sussex -2 71 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Buckinghamshire +49 58 £51,000 +5.15% 12
Kent +5 17 £58,750 -12.96% 5
Isle of Wight - 8 £32,500 -
Middlesex +12 2 £56,250 -13.46%
Waterfall
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 919 (97.97%) Agile Software Development
2 286 (30.49%) Project Management
3 278 (29.64%) Finance
4 217 (23.13%) SDLC
5 215 (22.92%) Oracle
6 207 (22.07%) PRINCE2
7 197 (21.00%) Java
8 175 (18.66%) Degree
9 170 (18.12%) Scrum
10 169 (18.02%) Software Delivery
11 161 (17.16%) SQL
12 148 (15.78%) Stakeholder Management
13 147 (15.67%) Test Automation
14 145 (15.46%) .NET
15 137 (14.61%) QA
15 137 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
16 126 (13.43%) SAP
17 117 (12.47%) JavaScript
18 111 (11.83%) Business Analysis
19 108 (11.51%) SQL Server
20 107 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
21 106 (11.30%) Microsoft
21 106 (11.30%) JIRA
22 99 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
23 96 (10.23%) Windows
24 91 (9.70%) C#
24 91 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
25 86 (9.17%) Unix
26 84 (8.96%) Test Strategy
27 83 (8.85%) ITIL

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 58 (6.18%) Confluence
2 43 (4.58%) JBoss
2 43 (4.58%) WebLogic
3 36 (3.84%) IIS
4 31 (3.30%) SharePoint
5 17 (1.81%) Apache
6 12 (1.28%) CMS
7 10 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.43%) Drupal
8 4 (0.43%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.21%) SAS
10 2 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.11%) SAP Portal
11 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 58 (6.18%) Microsoft Project
2 31 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
3 30 (3.20%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
5 11 (1.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (0.96%) SAP CO
1 9 (0.96%) SAP FI
1 9 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 6 (0.64%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.32%) BPCS
4 3 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.32%) Lawson
4 3 (0.32%) SAP BPC
4 3 (0.32%) SAP FS
4 3 (0.32%) SAP FSCM
4 3 (0.32%) Teamcenter
5 2 (0.21%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.21%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.11%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 107 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 81 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (4.05%) PaaS
4 36 (3.84%) IaaS
4 36 (3.84%) SaaS
5 31 (3.30%) Office 365
6 20 (2.13%) GitHub
7 15 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.96%) Boomi
10 6 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
11 5 (0.53%) IBM Cloud
12 4 (0.43%) Slack
13 3 (0.32%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.60%) VoIP
2 12 (1.28%) WAN
3 10 (1.07%) BIG-IP
3 10 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (1.07%) CTI
3 10 (1.07%) Ethernet
3 10 (1.07%) LAN
3 10 (1.07%) Skype
4 9 (0.96%) MPLS
5 8 (0.85%) SAN
6 6 (0.64%) Firewall
6 6 (0.64%) Internet
7 3 (0.32%) SMS
8 2 (0.21%) ATM
8 2 (0.21%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.21%) HTTP
8 2 (0.21%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.11%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (11.51%) SQL Server
2 40 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 35 (3.73%) Oracle Database
4 29 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (2.67%) RDBMS
6 20 (2.13%) Big Data
7 18 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (1.49%) Oracle Exadata
9 13 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (1.07%) MySQL
11 8 (0.85%) NoSQL
11 8 (0.85%) Power BI
12 7 (0.75%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 6 (0.64%) DataStage
13 6 (0.64%) Oracle OLAP
13 6 (0.64%) PowerCenter
13 6 (0.64%) SAP BW
13 6 (0.64%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 106 (11.30%) JIRA
2 57 (6.08%) Jenkins
3 50 (5.33%) Git (software)
4 37 (3.94%) Selenium
5 31 (3.30%) Subversion
6 25 (2.67%) TeamCity
7 23 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (2.35%) Cucumber
9 20 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
10 14 (1.49%) Gerrit
11 13 (1.39%) Bitbucket
12 11 (1.17%) HP UFT
13 10 (1.07%) JMeter
14 9 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
14 9 (0.96%) TestPartner
15 8 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
16 6 (0.64%) Toad
17 5 (0.53%) Bugzilla
17 5 (0.53%) LoadRunner
17 5 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
General
1 278 (29.64%) Finance
2 64 (6.82%) Retail
3 42 (4.48%) Banking
4 25 (2.67%) Back Office
5 21 (2.24%) Marketing
6 20 (2.13%) Legal
7 17 (1.81%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.60%) Advertising
9 10 (1.07%) Games
10 9 (0.96%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.64%) Automotive
11 6 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
11 6 (0.64%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.53%) Billing
12 5 (0.53%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.43%) Publishing
14 3 (0.32%) Electronics
14 3 (0.32%) Local Government
15 2 (0.21%) Avionics
15 2 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 246 (26.23%) Analyst
2 188 (20.04%) Project Manager
3 139 (14.82%) Developer
4 126 (13.43%) Business Analyst
5 113 (12.05%) IT Manager
6 71 (7.57%) Architect
7 66 (7.04%) Senior Analyst
8 59 (6.29%) IT Project Manager
9 58 (6.18%) Test Analyst
10 56 (5.97%) Delivery Manager
11 35 (3.73%) Software Project Manager
12 34 (3.62%) Senior Developer
12 34 (3.62%) Software Engineer
13 33 (3.52%) Solutions Architect
14 32 (3.41%) Infrastructure Manager
15 31 (3.30%) Programme Manager
15 31 (3.30%) Senior Test Analyst
16 27 (2.88%) Systems Analyst
17 26 (2.77%) Development Manager
17 26 (2.77%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (15.46%) .NET
2 52 (5.54%) HTML
3 47 (5.01%) WPF
3 47 (5.01%) XML
4 38 (4.05%) AngularJS
5 36 (3.84%) Middleware
6 34 (3.62%) WCF
7 29 (3.09%) ASP.NET
8 28 (2.99%) JSON
9 26 (2.77%) CSS
10 24 (2.56%) REST
11 20 (2.13%) HTML5
11 20 (2.13%) jQuery
12 19 (2.03%) .NET Framework
12 19 (2.03%) Node.js
12 19 (2.03%) Web Services
13 17 (1.81%) SOAP
14 15 (1.60%) SAP Fiori
15 14 (1.49%) React
16 13 (1.39%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 99 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (7.46%) PMI
3 69 (7.36%) User Experience
4 41 (4.37%) Management Information System
5 27 (2.88%) Computer Science
6 23 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (2.24%) Data Centre
7 21 (2.24%) Virtual Team
8 18 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
9 17 (1.81%) Mobile App
10 15 (1.60%) BYOD
10 15 (1.60%) Mainframe
11 14 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
11 14 (1.49%) Oracle Exalytics
12 13 (1.39%) Client/Server
13 12 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
14 9 (0.96%) Enterprise Cloud
14 9 (0.96%) FMCG
15 7 (0.75%) Tandem
16 6 (0.64%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 96 (10.23%) Windows
2 86 (9.17%) Unix
3 80 (8.53%) Linux
4 30 (3.20%) Apple iOS
5 22 (2.35%) Windows Server
6 14 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (1.49%) Solaris
7 10 (1.07%) AIX
8 5 (0.53%) Android
8 5 (0.53%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.43%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 919 (97.97%) Agile Software Development
2 286 (30.49%) Project Management
3 217 (23.13%) SDLC
4 207 (22.07%) PRINCE2
5 170 (18.12%) Scrum
6 169 (18.02%) Software Delivery
7 148 (15.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 147 (15.67%) Test Automation
9 137 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
10 111 (11.83%) Business Analysis
11 91 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
12 84 (8.96%) Test Strategy
13 83 (8.85%) ITIL
14 77 (8.21%) Continuous Improvement
15 75 (8.00%) Mentoring
16 71 (7.57%) DevOps
17 65 (6.93%) Process Improvement
18 61 (6.50%) Enterprise Architecture
19 60 (6.40%) Kanban
20 59 (6.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 197 (21.00%) Java
2 161 (17.16%) SQL
3 117 (12.47%) JavaScript
4 91 (9.70%) C#
5 31 (3.30%) C++
6 19 (2.03%) C
7 17 (1.81%) PHP
8 16 (1.71%) ABAP
9 15 (1.60%) PL/SQL
10 12 (1.28%) Python
11 10 (1.07%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.07%) Perl
12 8 (0.85%) Shell Script
12 8 (0.85%) T-SQL
13 7 (0.75%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.64%) Go
15 5 (0.53%) Erlang
16 4 (0.43%) Groovy
16 4 (0.43%) Scala
16 4 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 175 (18.66%) Degree
2 79 (8.42%) PMI Certification
3 47 (5.01%) PMP
4 39 (4.16%) ISEB
5 34 (3.62%) Security Cleared
6 21 (2.24%) SC Cleared
7 19 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 18 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
9 11 (1.17%) ISTQB
10 9 (0.96%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.75%) CISSP
11 7 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.64%) CBAP
12 6 (0.64%) IIBA
12 6 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.53%) TOGAF Certification
14 4 (0.43%) APMP
14 4 (0.43%) IISP
14 4 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (14.61%) QA
2 22 (2.35%) PMO
3 13 (1.39%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.96%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.75%) GDPR
5 7 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.75%) SLA
6 6 (0.64%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.43%) PMBOK
7 4 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (0.21%) ISO 13485
8 2 (0.21%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.21%) ISO 26262
8 2 (0.21%) ISO 31000
8 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
System Software
1 35 (3.73%) Docker
2 28 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.85%) Firmware
4 8 (0.85%) LXC
5 6 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (2.67%) Puppet
2 21 (2.24%) SCCM
3 19 (2.03%) Ansible
4 12 (1.28%) EMC NetWorker
5 11 (1.17%) HP ALM
6 8 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.43%) Nessus
8 4 (0.43%) WSUS
9 3 (0.32%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.21%) OSSEC
10 2 (0.21%) Trend Micro Deep Security
11 1 (0.11%) CA Service Virtualization
11 1 (0.11%) Nexpose
11 1 (0.11%) Perfmon
11 1 (0.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 215 (22.92%) Oracle
2 126 (13.43%) SAP
3 106 (11.30%) Microsoft
4 64 (6.82%) TIBCO
5 30 (3.20%) Cisco
6 29 (3.09%) TOWER Software
7 24 (2.56%) IBM
8 23 (2.45%) CheckPoint
9 19 (2.03%) HP
10 18 (1.92%) ServiceNow
11 16 (1.71%) Sitecore
12 15 (1.60%) Pega
13 14 (1.49%) McAfee
13 14 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (1.49%) VMware
14 12 (1.28%) Informatica
15 11 (1.17%) Avaya
16 10 (1.07%) Atlassian
16 10 (1.07%) Google
16 10 (1.07%) Riverbed