Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 36 51
Rank change year-on-year -34 +15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 39 124 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.72% 5.68% 4.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 6.31% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 38 121 108
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +17.14% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £50,750 £61,250 £44,200
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +17.14% -6.67%

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1268 1964 2068
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.36% 89.89% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 1756 1771
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in South Wales

Waterfall
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in South Wales

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in South Wales over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in South Wales

Waterfall
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Cardiff -11 20 £40,000 -2.44% 3
Caerphilly - 12 £40,000 -
Newport -37 6 £38,000 -15.56%
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £52,500 -
Waterfall
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Waterfall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 31 (79.49%) Finance
2 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (51.28%) SDLC
4 11 (28.21%) Software Delivery
4 11 (28.21%) Defect Management
5 10 (25.64%) Financial Institution
5 10 (25.64%) UML
5 10 (25.64%) Mathematics
5 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (25.64%) Test Scripting
5 10 (25.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
5 10 (25.64%) Contingency Planning
5 10 (25.64%) Scenario Testing
6 9 (23.08%) Workload Management
6 9 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 9 (23.08%) Test Management
6 9 (23.08%) Project Management
7 8 (20.51%) Retail
7 8 (20.51%) ISTQB
7 8 (20.51%) Process Improvement
8 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (15.38%) Advertising
9 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (12.82%) Coaching
10 5 (12.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (12.82%) JMeter
10 5 (12.82%) Selenium
11 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (10.26%) Functional Testing

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.56%) SAP MM
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Retail
1 1 (2.56%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) GIS
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) JMeter
1 5 (12.82%) Selenium
2 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.69%) JIRA
2 3 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 3 (7.69%) Zephyr
3 2 (5.13%) Bugzilla
3 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.13%) NetBeans
3 2 (5.13%) Subversion
3 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.56%) PVCS
General
1 31 (79.49%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Financial Institution
3 8 (20.51%) Retail
4 6 (15.38%) Advertising
5 1 (2.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Analyst
2 11 (28.21%) Business Analyst
2 11 (28.21%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Senior Test Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Developer
6 3 (7.69%) BPM Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Business Process Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
6 3 (7.69%) Security Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Business Change Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Business Change Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) ITIL Release Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Software Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) SOAP
2 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.13%) J2EE
2 2 (5.13%) JSON
2 2 (5.13%) REST
2 2 (5.13%) RESTful
2 2 (5.13%) Spring
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Fintech
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (51.28%) SDLC
3 11 (28.21%) Defect Management
3 11 (28.21%) Software Delivery
4 10 (25.64%) Contingency Planning
4 10 (25.64%) Mathematics
4 10 (25.64%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (25.64%) Scenario Testing
4 10 (25.64%) Test Scripting
4 10 (25.64%) UML
4 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (23.08%) Project Management
5 9 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 9 (23.08%) Test Management
5 9 (23.08%) Workload Management
6 8 (20.51%) Process Improvement
7 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (12.82%) Coaching
9 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (10.26%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) Java
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) C
2 1 (2.56%) Perl
2 1 (2.56%) PHP
2 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) ISTQB
2 5 (12.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (10.26%) Degree
4 3 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.56%) PMO
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Guidewire
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) SAP
2 1 (2.56%) Serena