Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
England > South West
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 111 140
Rank change year-on-year -2 +29 -7
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 298 314 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.76% 3.05% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 3.32% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 250 277 204
South West median annual salary £45,083 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.08% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,150
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £53,784 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.45% - +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 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 9,832 9,446 9,958
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.16% 91.62% 89.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8,100 7,767 8,234
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 -23 92 £47,500 +11.76% 9
Gloucestershire +28 74 £46,750 +16.88% 8
Wiltshire -3 45 £50,000 -4.76% 9
Dorset -10 40 £42,500 - 4
Somerset +5 24 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Devon +1 15 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Cornwall - 6 £34,000 - 3
Waterfall
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 273 (91.61%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (28.19%) SQL
2 84 (28.19%) Finance
3 73 (24.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 72 (24.16%) Business Analysis
5 71 (23.83%) Test Automation
6 66 (22.15%) Windows
7 63 (21.14%) Security Cleared
8 56 (18.79%) JIRA
9 54 (18.12%) Analytical Skills
9 54 (18.12%) Java
10 53 (17.79%) .NET
11 52 (17.45%) Linux
12 50 (16.78%) Project Management
12 50 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
13 48 (16.11%) SDLC
14 47 (15.77%) C
15 46 (15.44%) Python
16 41 (13.76%) Degree
17 40 (13.42%) C#
18 39 (13.09%) Oracle
18 39 (13.09%) Scrum
19 38 (12.75%) Confluence
20 35 (11.74%) Microsoft
20 35 (11.74%) C++
21 34 (11.41%) Data Modelling
21 34 (11.41%) Jenkins
22 33 (11.07%) Bash Shell
22 33 (11.07%) JavaScript
23 32 (10.74%) SQL Server

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 38 (12.75%) Confluence
2 7 (2.35%) OpenStack
2 7 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.34%) Apache
5 4 (1.34%) IIS
5 4 (1.34%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.34%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.01%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.34%) CMS
7 1 (0.34%) JBoss
7 1 (0.34%) Kentico
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (3.02%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.34%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.68%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.67%) Maximo
3 2 (0.67%) Siebel CRM
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.01%) SaaS
3 3 (1.01%) Office 365
4 2 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.67%) Serverless
4 2 (0.67%) Slack
4 2 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.34%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.34%) Boomi
5 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.34%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.34%) Route 53
5 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.68%) SMS
2 6 (2.01%) HTTP
3 4 (1.34%) Network Security
4 1 (0.34%) SSL
4 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (5.03%) Relational Database
5 13 (4.36%) MySQL
5 13 (4.36%) RDBMS
6 11 (3.69%) Big Data
6 11 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (3.02%) Oracle Database
8 9 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (2.68%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.68%) Power BI
11 5 (1.68%) PowerCenter
11 5 (1.68%) QualityStage
11 5 (1.68%) SAP Data Services
12 4 (1.34%) Electronic Patient Records
12 4 (1.34%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (18.79%) JIRA
2 34 (11.41%) Jenkins
3 28 (9.40%) Cucumber
4 21 (7.05%) Selenium
5 19 (6.38%) Bitbucket
5 19 (6.38%) Git (software)
6 15 (5.03%) SoapUI
7 14 (4.70%) Maven
7 14 (4.70%) Visual Studio
8 13 (4.36%) JUnit
9 11 (3.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (3.36%) HP UFT
11 9 (3.02%) JMeter
12 8 (2.68%) Ant
12 8 (2.68%) Eclipse
13 4 (1.34%) ERwin
13 4 (1.34%) JBehave
13 4 (1.34%) Zephyr
14 3 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 2 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 84 (28.19%) Finance
2 16 (5.37%) Marketing
3 10 (3.36%) Retail
4 5 (1.68%) Banking
4 5 (1.68%) Legal
4 5 (1.68%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.34%) Electronics
5 4 (1.34%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.34%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.67%) Local Government
7 1 (0.34%) Back Office
7 1 (0.34%) Billing
7 1 (0.34%) Games
7 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 109 (36.58%) Analyst
2 65 (21.81%) Business Analyst
3 37 (12.42%) Project Manager
4 35 (11.74%) Architect
5 30 (10.07%) Test Analyst
6 25 (8.39%) Developer
7 22 (7.38%) Senior Analyst
8 20 (6.71%) Test Manager
9 16 (5.37%) Test Engineer
10 15 (5.03%) Data Architect
10 15 (5.03%) IT Manager
10 15 (5.03%) IT Project Manager
10 15 (5.03%) Software Developer
11 12 (4.03%) Software Manager
11 12 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.69%) Test Leader
13 10 (3.36%) C# Developer
13 10 (3.36%) Senior Test Analyst
13 10 (3.36%) Tester
14 9 (3.02%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (17.79%) .NET
2 29 (9.73%) XML
3 28 (9.40%) Web Services
4 24 (8.05%) HTML
5 21 (7.05%) CSS
6 13 (4.36%) jQuery
7 12 (4.03%) AngularJS
7 12 (4.03%) JSON
8 11 (3.69%) Gherkin
8 11 (3.69%) Middleware
8 11 (3.69%) REST
9 10 (3.36%) SOAP
10 9 (3.02%) Laravel
11 8 (2.68%) Oracle Fusion
11 8 (2.68%) React
11 8 (2.68%) STL
11 8 (2.68%) Yocto
12 6 (2.01%) RESTful
13 5 (1.68%) ASP.NET
13 5 (1.68%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 54 (18.12%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.03%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (3.02%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.02%) User Experience
4 8 (2.68%) Device Driver
4 8 (2.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 8 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.01%) Fintech
5 6 (2.01%) PMI
5 6 (2.01%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.34%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.01%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.01%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.01%) FMCG
7 3 (1.01%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.01%) NHS
8 2 (0.67%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 66 (22.15%) Windows
2 52 (17.45%) Linux
3 26 (8.72%) Unix
4 12 (4.03%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (2.68%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.34%) Android
7 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.34%) CentOS
7 1 (0.34%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (91.61%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (24.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 72 (24.16%) Business Analysis
4 71 (23.83%) Test Automation
5 50 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
5 50 (16.78%) Project Management
6 48 (16.11%) SDLC
7 39 (13.09%) Scrum
8 34 (11.41%) Data Modelling
9 31 (10.40%) Test Strategy
10 30 (10.07%) DevOps
10 30 (10.07%) Test Scripting
11 29 (9.73%) PRINCE2
11 29 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (8.39%) Process Improvement
13 23 (7.72%) Software Delivery
14 21 (7.05%) Open Source
14 21 (7.05%) TDD
15 20 (6.71%) ITIL
15 20 (6.71%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (28.19%) SQL
2 54 (18.12%) Java
3 47 (15.77%) C
4 46 (15.44%) Python
5 40 (13.42%) C#
6 35 (11.74%) C++
7 33 (11.07%) Bash Shell
7 33 (11.07%) JavaScript
8 22 (7.38%) PHP
9 13 (4.36%) PowerShell
9 13 (4.36%) Ruby
10 10 (3.36%) Groovy
11 9 (3.02%) T-SQL
12 8 (2.68%) Embedded C
12 8 (2.68%) Embedded C++
12 8 (2.68%) Jython
12 8 (2.68%) VBScript
13 3 (1.01%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.01%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 63 (21.14%) Security Cleared
2 41 (13.76%) Degree
3 29 (9.73%) DV Cleared
4 25 (8.39%) ISEB
5 18 (6.04%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.02%) ISTQB
7 8 (2.68%) CITP
7 8 (2.68%) IIBA
8 7 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (2.35%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.68%) CEH
9 5 (1.68%) MCSA
9 5 (1.68%) MCSE
10 3 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.01%) PMP
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.34%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.03%) QA
2 7 (2.35%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.01%) PMO
4 4 (1.34%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.67%) GDPR
7 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (7.72%) Docker
2 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) GlusterFS
3 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (4.36%) HP ALM
2 8 (2.68%) CA Service Virtualization
2 8 (2.68%) Puppet
3 3 (1.01%) Ansible
3 3 (1.01%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.67%) Terraform
5 1 (0.34%) Nagios
5 1 (0.34%) OSSEC
5 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (13.09%) Oracle
2 35 (11.74%) Microsoft
3 24 (8.05%) Atlassian
4 13 (4.36%) HP
5 10 (3.36%) CA
6 8 (2.68%) SAP
7 7 (2.35%) IBM
8 6 (2.01%) Capita
9 5 (1.68%) Informatica
9 5 (1.68%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.68%) Trillium
10 3 (1.01%) Tableau
11 2 (0.67%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (0.67%) Google
11 2 (0.67%) Micro Focus
11 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.67%) Sencha
11 2 (0.67%) Siebel
12 1 (0.34%) DocuSign
12 1 (0.34%) Red Hat