Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
England > South West
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 125 107
Rank change year-on-year +29 -18 +36
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 333 262 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.19% 2.56% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 2.79% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 267 215 242
South West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,223
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.36% +6.45%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,634 9,378 9,740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.17% 91.71% 90.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7,927 7,723 8,146
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,798
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £63,750
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in the South West

Waterfall
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in the South West

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Salary histogram for Waterfall in the South West

Waterfall
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the South West region over the 6 months to 25 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
Bristol -2 97 £52,500 +23.53% 14
Gloucestershire +30 69 £50,000 +42.86% 5
Wiltshire +3 58 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Dorset -10 40 £42,500 +21.43% 17
Cornwall +29 28 £40,500 +6.58% 4
Somerset +23 25 £45,250 +6.47% 2
Devon +24 16 £34,250 -8.67% 13
Waterfall
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 West region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 307 (92.19%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (34.53%) Finance
3 87 (26.13%) Business Analysis
4 80 (24.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 74 (22.22%) Windows
6 73 (21.92%) Project Management
7 69 (20.72%) Analytical Skills
8 60 (18.02%) Security Cleared
8 60 (18.02%) Microsoft
9 54 (16.22%) .NET
9 54 (16.22%) Scrum
10 45 (13.51%) SQL
10 45 (13.51%) SDLC
11 44 (13.21%) Test Automation
11 44 (13.21%) Linux
12 43 (12.91%) PRINCE2
13 42 (12.61%) JIRA
14 40 (12.01%) XML
15 38 (11.41%) C
16 36 (10.81%) C#
16 36 (10.81%) Oracle
16 36 (10.81%) SQL Server
16 36 (10.81%) Marketing
17 34 (10.21%) Migration
18 33 (9.91%) C++
19 32 (9.61%) Data Modelling
19 32 (9.61%) V-Model
20 31 (9.31%) Problem-Solving
21 30 (9.01%) Python
21 30 (9.01%) Java

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 22 (6.61%) Confluence
2 11 (3.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (2.40%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.80%) CMS
4 6 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.60%) JBoss
5 2 (0.60%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.30%) Apache
6 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.30%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (7.21%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (3.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (3.60%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (2.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Maximo
1 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.60%) Siebel CRM
1 2 (0.60%) Sonata
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.50%) Basecamp
3 3 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.60%) Office 365
5 1 (0.30%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.30%) Azure Functions
5 1 (0.30%) Boomi
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.30%) PaaS
5 1 (0.30%) SaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.70%) Skype
2 6 (1.80%) SMS
3 4 (1.20%) Firewall
3 4 (1.20%) Network Security
3 4 (1.20%) VPN
4 3 (0.90%) HTTP
4 3 (0.90%) NGN
5 1 (0.30%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.30%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (5.11%) RDBMS
3 17 (5.11%) Relational Database
3 17 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (4.50%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (4.20%) Big Data
5 14 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (3.90%) PowerCenter
6 13 (3.90%) QualityStage
6 13 (3.90%) SAP Data Services
7 11 (3.30%) MySQL
8 9 (2.70%) Electronic Patient Records
9 5 (1.50%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.90%) Power BI
11 3 (0.90%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 42 (12.61%) JIRA
2 16 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (4.20%) Git (software)
3 14 (4.20%) Selenium
4 12 (3.60%) Cucumber
5 11 (3.30%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.40%) Bitbucket
7 6 (1.80%) HP UFT
7 6 (1.80%) JMeter
7 6 (1.80%) SoapUI
7 6 (1.80%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.20%) JUnit
9 3 (0.90%) Ant
9 3 (0.90%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.90%) FitNesse
9 3 (0.90%) Maven
10 1 (0.30%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.30%) ERwin
10 1 (0.30%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.30%) SpecFlow
General
1 115 (34.53%) Finance
2 36 (10.81%) Marketing
3 9 (2.70%) Electronics
3 9 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 9 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.40%) Billing
5 7 (2.10%) Banking
6 5 (1.50%) Back Office
7 3 (0.90%) Retail
8 2 (0.60%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.60%) Local Government
9 1 (0.30%) French Language
9 1 (0.30%) Law
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
9 1 (0.30%) Military
9 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 113 (33.93%) Analyst
2 89 (26.73%) Business Analyst
3 59 (17.72%) Project Manager
4 53 (15.92%) Architect
5 23 (6.91%) Developer
6 21 (6.31%) Senior Manager
6 21 (6.31%) Senior Project Manager
7 19 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (5.41%) Test Analyst
9 15 (4.50%) Business Architect
9 15 (4.50%) Senior Developer
10 14 (4.20%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (3.90%) IT Manager
11 13 (3.90%) IT Project Manager
11 13 (3.90%) Project Leader
11 13 (3.90%) Tester
12 12 (3.60%) Test Manager
13 11 (3.30%) Test Engineer
14 10 (3.00%) C++ Developer
14 10 (3.00%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (16.22%) .NET
2 40 (12.01%) XML
3 25 (7.51%) Web Services
4 16 (4.80%) HTML
5 14 (4.20%) CSS
5 14 (4.20%) Middleware
6 13 (3.90%) JSON
7 9 (2.70%) AngularJS
7 9 (2.70%) Laravel
8 8 (2.40%) OpenCV
8 8 (2.40%) SOAP
9 7 (2.10%) Ext JS
9 7 (2.10%) Qt
9 7 (2.10%) REST
10 4 (1.20%) JSF
10 4 (1.20%) Spring
10 4 (1.20%) STL
10 4 (1.20%) Yocto
11 3 (0.90%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.90%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 69 (20.72%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.20%) Data Centre
2 14 (4.20%) User Experience
3 12 (3.60%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.00%) Data Structures
4 10 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.10%) Algorithms
5 7 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.10%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (1.80%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.80%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.50%) Fintech
7 5 (1.50%) Social Media
8 4 (1.20%) Device Driver
8 4 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (0.90%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.90%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.60%) Cybercrime
10 2 (0.60%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 74 (22.22%) Windows
2 44 (13.21%) Linux
3 14 (4.20%) Unix
4 7 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.50%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.90%) CentOS
7 3 (0.90%) Fedora
7 3 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.30%) Android
8 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (92.19%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (26.13%) Business Analysis
3 80 (24.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 73 (21.92%) Project Management
5 54 (16.22%) Scrum
6 45 (13.51%) SDLC
7 44 (13.21%) Test Automation
8 43 (12.91%) PRINCE2
9 34 (10.21%) Migration
10 32 (9.61%) Data Modelling
10 32 (9.61%) V-Model
11 31 (9.31%) Problem-Solving
12 28 (8.41%) TOGAF
13 27 (8.11%) UML
14 26 (7.81%) Change Management
14 26 (7.81%) Coaching
15 25 (7.51%) DevOps
15 25 (7.51%) User Stories
16 23 (6.91%) CRM
17 21 (6.31%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (13.51%) SQL
2 38 (11.41%) C
3 36 (10.81%) C#
4 33 (9.91%) C++
5 30 (9.01%) Java
5 30 (9.01%) Python
6 21 (6.31%) PHP
7 20 (6.01%) JavaScript
8 19 (5.71%) Bash Shell
9 14 (4.20%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.20%) Embedded C
10 4 (1.20%) Embedded C++
10 4 (1.20%) Ruby
11 3 (0.90%) Groovy
11 3 (0.90%) Jython
11 3 (0.90%) VBScript
12 2 (0.60%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.30%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 60 (18.02%) Security Cleared
2 27 (8.11%) Degree
2 27 (8.11%) DV Cleared
3 24 (7.21%) SC Cleared
4 22 (6.61%) ISEB
5 12 (3.60%) ISTQB
6 11 (3.30%) CITP
6 11 (3.30%) IIBA
7 7 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.80%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.50%) MCSE
10 4 (1.20%) CEH
10 4 (1.20%) MCSA
10 4 (1.20%) PMP
11 3 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.30%) CCNA
13 1 (0.30%) CISSP
13 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.01%) QA
2 15 (4.50%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.10%) GDPR
4 6 (1.80%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.90%) PMO
6 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (3.00%) Docker
2 4 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.90%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.90%) Xen
4 1 (0.30%) NFS
4 1 (0.30%) Samba
4 1 (0.30%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 9 (2.70%) HP ALM
2 4 (1.20%) vCenter Server
3 3 (0.90%) Ansible
3 3 (0.90%) CA Service Virtualization
3 3 (0.90%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (0.90%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.90%) Nagios
3 3 (0.90%) OpenNMS
3 3 (0.90%) Puppet
3 3 (0.90%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (0.90%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.60%) SCCM
4 2 (0.60%) SCOM
4 2 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 60 (18.02%) Microsoft
2 36 (10.81%) Oracle
3 15 (4.50%) HP
3 15 (4.50%) SAP
4 13 (3.90%) Atlassian
4 13 (3.90%) IBM
4 13 (3.90%) Informatica
4 13 (3.90%) Trillium
5 7 (2.10%) Sencha
5 7 (2.10%) VMware
6 6 (1.80%) Mitel
7 4 (1.20%) Cisco
8 3 (0.90%) CA
8 3 (0.90%) Cloudera
8 3 (0.90%) ConnectWise
8 3 (0.90%) Hortonworks
8 3 (0.90%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.90%) SolarWinds
8 3 (0.90%) Tableau