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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
England / South West
Rank 94 132 113
Rank change year-on-year +38 -19  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 166 127 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.26% 2.16% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 2.43% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 151 101 118
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +3.26%  

Waterfall is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4583 5217 5244
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.11% 88.77% 87.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3782 4256 4361
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Waterfall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +26 55 £42,500 -1.16% 5
Gloucestershire -6 36 £45,000 -2.70% 1
Wiltshire +15 26 £44,500 -1.11% 4
Somerset 0 24 £32,500 -40.90% 4
Devon - 16 £33,581 - 1
Dorset +36 7 £45,000 -25.00% 5
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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

1 346 (95.05%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (30.22%) Finance
3 103 (28.30%) Project Management
4 75 (20.60%) Microsoft
5 73 (20.05%) Scrum
6 69 (18.96%) Security Cleared
7 67 (18.41%) Java
8 64 (17.58%) ISEB
9 60 (16.48%) SDLC
10 58 (15.93%) SQL
11 57 (15.66%) Degree
12 56 (15.38%) User Stories
12 56 (15.38%) PRINCE2
13 53 (14.56%) Software Testing
14 52 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
15 51 (14.01%) Business Analysis
16 49 (13.46%) Change Management
16 49 (13.46%) C#
16 49 (13.46%) BDD
17 48 (13.19%) ISTQB
18 46 (12.64%) C
19 45 (12.36%) ITIL
19 45 (12.36%) Test Automation
20 43 (11.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 43 (11.81%) TDD
20 43 (11.81%) Banking
21 42 (11.54%) JIRA
22 41 (11.26%) Marketing
23 40 (10.99%) Line Management
23 40 (10.99%) Retail

Waterfall
Top Related 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 23 (6.32%) Confluence
2 19 (5.22%) Apache
3 13 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 13 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 10 (2.75%) Apache Solr
4 10 (2.75%) Apache Spark
4 10 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (2.75%) JBoss
4 10 (2.75%) Jetty
4 10 (2.75%) OpenStack
4 10 (2.75%) WebSphere
4 10 (2.75%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (1.65%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.82%) IIS
7 2 (0.55%) Liferay
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.27%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 38 (10.44%) MS Excel
2 27 (7.42%) MS Visio
3 18 (4.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (4.12%) MS Project
5 12 (3.30%) MS Office
6 3 (0.82%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.82%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (3.02%) Unit4 Business World
2 5 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.82%) Revive Adserver
4 3 (0.82%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.92%) SaaS
4 5 (1.37%) Lucidchart
5 1 (0.27%) GitHub
5 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.67%) Internet
2 10 (2.75%) HTTP
3 7 (1.92%) Junos
4 3 (0.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (9.07%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.14%) Big Data
3 20 (5.49%) Hadoop
3 20 (5.49%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.30%) MongoDB
4 12 (3.30%) NoSQL
5 10 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (2.75%) Couchbase
5 10 (2.75%) MySQL
5 10 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (2.75%) Redis
5 10 (2.75%) Riak
6 7 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.10%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.55%) GIS
12 1 (0.27%) DB2
12 1 (0.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 52 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (11.54%) JIRA
3 39 (10.71%) Cucumber
4 36 (9.89%) SpecFlow
5 17 (4.67%) Selenium
6 13 (3.57%) Bugzilla
7 12 (3.30%) Maven
8 10 (2.75%) Visual Studio
9 9 (2.47%) Eclipse
9 9 (2.47%) Subversion
10 7 (1.92%) SoapUI
11 6 (1.65%) Git (software)
11 6 (1.65%) InstallShield
11 6 (1.65%) IntelliJ
11 6 (1.65%) Selenium IDE
11 6 (1.65%) WebDriver
11 6 (1.65%) WiX
12 3 (0.82%) dotCover
12 3 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.82%) Toad
General
1 110 (30.22%) Finance
2 43 (11.81%) Banking
3 41 (11.26%) Marketing
4 40 (10.99%) Retail
5 22 (6.04%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.30%) Financial Institution
7 8 (2.20%) Local Government
8 5 (1.37%) Advertising
8 5 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
8 5 (1.37%) Legal
8 5 (1.37%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.37%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.10%) Electronics
10 3 (0.82%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.27%) Law
11 1 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (26.92%) Analyst
2 66 (18.13%) Project Manager
3 61 (16.76%) Business Analyst
4 48 (13.19%) Developer
5 39 (10.71%) Software Manager
6 37 (10.16%) Test Engineer
7 28 (7.69%) Test Analyst
8 27 (7.42%) Test Automation Engineer
9 26 (7.14%) Software Project Manager
10 24 (6.59%) Java Developer
10 24 (6.59%) Senior Analyst
11 20 (5.49%) Senior Developer
12 16 (4.40%) Architect
13 15 (4.12%) Digital Analyst
13 15 (4.12%) Digital Business Analyst
14 14 (3.85%) Senior Test Analyst
15 13 (3.57%) Informatica Developer
16 11 (3.02%) Business Manager
16 11 (3.02%) Systems Developer
17 10 (2.75%) Senior Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.79%) .NET
2 23 (6.32%) HTML
3 20 (5.49%) Web Services
4 19 (5.22%) Spring
5 17 (4.67%) AngularJS
6 12 (3.30%) J2EE
7 11 (3.02%) CSS
7 11 (3.02%) React
7 11 (3.02%) SOAP
8 10 (2.75%) Elastic Stack
8 10 (2.75%) HTML5
8 10 (2.75%) Lucene
8 10 (2.75%) REST
9 7 (1.92%) .NET Framework
9 7 (1.92%) ASP.NET
10 6 (1.65%) Java EE
10 6 (1.65%) XML
10 6 (1.65%) XSLT
11 5 (1.37%) Hibernate
12 4 (1.10%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.52%) Management Information System
2 21 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (4.95%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.67%) User Experience
5 8 (2.20%) Fintech
5 8 (2.20%) Internet of Things
6 7 (1.92%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.37%) PMI
8 4 (1.10%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.27%) AS400
9 1 (0.27%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.27%) iPad
9 1 (0.27%) iSeries
9 1 (0.27%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.47%) Windows
2 3 (0.82%) Unix
3 2 (0.55%) Linux
4 1 (0.27%) Android
4 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (95.05%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (28.30%) Project Management
3 73 (20.05%) Scrum
4 60 (16.48%) SDLC
5 56 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 56 (15.38%) User Stories
6 53 (14.56%) Software Testing
7 51 (14.01%) Business Analysis
8 49 (13.46%) BDD
8 49 (13.46%) Change Management
9 45 (12.36%) ITIL
9 45 (12.36%) Test Automation
10 43 (11.81%) TDD
11 40 (10.99%) Line Management
12 39 (10.71%) Test Management
13 34 (9.34%) CRM
13 34 (9.34%) Non-Functional Testing
14 33 (9.07%) UML
14 33 (9.07%) User Acceptance Testing
15 32 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 67 (18.41%) Java
2 58 (15.93%) SQL
3 49 (13.46%) C#
4 46 (12.64%) C
5 30 (8.24%) JavaScript
6 23 (6.32%) Python
7 22 (6.04%) Bash Shell
7 22 (6.04%) PHP
8 16 (4.40%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.92%) Go
9 7 (1.92%) Perl
10 5 (1.37%) C++
11 4 (1.10%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.82%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.55%) RPG
14 1 (0.27%) COBOL
14 1 (0.27%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.27%) R
14 1 (0.27%) VBA
14 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 69 (18.96%) Security Cleared
2 64 (17.58%) ISEB
3 57 (15.66%) Degree
4 48 (13.19%) ISTQB
5 43 (11.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 32 (8.79%) SC Cleared
7 28 (7.69%) DV Cleared
8 7 (1.92%) CCNA
8 7 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (1.92%) JNCIA
8 7 (1.92%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.10%) APMG
9 4 (1.10%) CBAP
9 4 (1.10%) GIAC
9 4 (1.10%) GSEC
9 4 (1.10%) IIBA
9 4 (1.10%) MBCS
10 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.42%) QA
2 12 (3.30%) PMO
3 3 (0.82%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (2.75%) Ansible
1 10 (2.75%) Kibana
1 10 (2.75%) logstash
1 10 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (2.75%) Puppet
1 10 (2.75%) Salt
2 8 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 75 (20.60%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.07%) Oracle
3 20 (5.49%) HP
4 17 (4.67%) Informatica
5 16 (4.40%) SAP
6 15 (4.12%) Atlassian
7 10 (2.75%) VMware
8 7 (1.92%) Cisco
8 7 (1.92%) Juniper
9 4 (1.10%) Cloudera
9 4 (1.10%) Google
10 3 (0.82%) Cognos
10 3 (0.82%) Perforce
10 3 (0.82%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.55%) IBM
11 2 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.27%) Adobe
12 1 (0.27%) hybris
12 1 (0.27%) IBM Sterling
12 1 (0.27%) Sitecore
Bath
Wessex Water
Salary: Circa £50k dependent on experience + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £46000 - £69000 per annum + 30% Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £56,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
National Trust
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Ferndown
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per year + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath, Avon
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £36,880 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £36,880 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Poole, Dorset
LV
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago