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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
England / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 112 129
Rank change year-on-year +5 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 153 134 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.88% 2.59% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 2.93% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 131 93 93
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,106 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,700 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11%  

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 4793 4576 5222
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.31% 88.46% 86.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3946 3833 4370
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +18 65 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Gloucestershire -22 30 £37,500 -23.46% 3
Somerset +8 24 £36,000 -4.00%
Wiltshire +5 20 £48,750 +10.79% 3
Devon -2 9 £37,500 +39.52%
Dorset -1 5 £33,250 -11.33% 2
Waterfall
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 305 (96.21%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (33.44%) Finance
3 94 (29.65%) Project Management
4 73 (23.03%) SQL
5 70 (22.08%) Degree
6 68 (21.45%) Test Automation
7 67 (21.14%) SDLC
8 61 (19.24%) ISTQB
8 61 (19.24%) Scrum
9 59 (18.61%) Business Analysis
10 58 (18.30%) ISEB
11 56 (17.67%) Java
11 56 (17.67%) Software Testing
12 53 (16.72%) Microsoft
13 50 (15.77%) Analytical Skills
14 46 (14.51%) .NET
14 46 (14.51%) PRINCE2
15 45 (14.20%) C#
15 45 (14.20%) Security Cleared
16 42 (13.25%) Banking
17 41 (12.93%) Test Strategy
18 40 (12.62%) Stakeholder Management
19 39 (12.30%) BDD
20 36 (11.36%) Marketing
21 35 (11.04%) QA
21 35 (11.04%) Change Management
22 34 (10.73%) User Acceptance Testing
22 34 (10.73%) Test Management
22 34 (10.73%) Team Foundation Server
22 34 (10.73%) Non-Functional Testing

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 16 (5.05%) Apache
2 12 (3.79%) Confluence
3 10 (3.15%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.84%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.89%) Apache Solr
5 6 (1.89%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.89%) JBoss
5 6 (1.89%) Jetty
5 6 (1.89%) OpenStack
5 6 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (1.89%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.26%) IIS
7 3 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.95%) Papyrus
8 2 (0.63%) OpenROAD
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 20 (6.31%) MS Visio
2 12 (3.79%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (2.52%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (1.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.58%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.21%) SaaS
3 4 (1.26%) BrowserStack
3 4 (1.26%) Sauce Labs
4 2 (0.63%) Lucidchart
4 2 (0.63%) Office 365
5 1 (0.32%) GitHub
5 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.15%) Internet
2 5 (1.58%) HTTP
2 5 (1.58%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.63%) SMS
4 1 (0.32%) DNS
4 1 (0.32%) Firewall
4 1 (0.32%) LAN
4 1 (0.32%) Network Security
4 1 (0.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.62%) Big Data
3 12 (3.79%) Hadoop
4 11 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.15%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (2.21%) MySQL
6 7 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.89%) Couchbase
7 6 (1.89%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.89%) Redis
7 6 (1.89%) Riak
8 3 (0.95%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.63%) Ingres
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 34 (10.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (10.41%) Cucumber
3 32 (10.09%) Selenium
4 28 (8.83%) SpecFlow
5 27 (8.52%) JIRA
6 13 (4.10%) HP UFT
7 12 (3.79%) Git (software)
7 12 (3.79%) SoapUI
7 12 (3.79%) Visual Studio
8 11 (3.47%) IntelliJ
8 11 (3.47%) WebDriver
9 9 (2.84%) Eclipse
10 8 (2.52%) Maven
11 5 (1.58%) LoadUI
11 5 (1.58%) NUnit
12 4 (1.26%) Bugzilla
12 4 (1.26%) Subversion
12 4 (1.26%) Zephyr
13 3 (0.95%) Selenium IDE
14 2 (0.63%) dotCover
General
1 106 (33.44%) Finance
2 42 (13.25%) Banking
3 36 (11.36%) Marketing
4 21 (6.62%) Retail
5 15 (4.73%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.79%) Financial Institution
7 8 (2.52%) Local Government
8 6 (1.89%) Legal
8 6 (1.89%) Private Banking
8 6 (1.89%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.58%) Law
10 4 (1.26%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.95%) Electronics
12 2 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.32%) Back Office
13 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 117 (36.91%) Analyst
2 72 (22.71%) Business Analyst
3 58 (18.30%) Project Manager
4 35 (11.04%) Test Analyst
4 35 (11.04%) Test Engineer
5 31 (9.78%) Software Manager
6 30 (9.46%) Developer
7 26 (8.20%) Software Project Manager
8 24 (7.57%) Test Automation Engineer
9 15 (4.73%) Architect
9 15 (4.73%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (4.42%) Java Developer
11 11 (3.47%) Delivery Project Manager
12 10 (3.15%) QA Engineer
12 10 (3.15%) QA Test Engineer
13 9 (2.84%) Digital Analyst
13 9 (2.84%) Digital Business Analyst
13 9 (2.84%) Financial Services Project Manager
13 9 (2.84%) Test Manager
14 8 (2.52%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (14.51%) .NET
2 19 (5.99%) XML
3 16 (5.05%) HTML
3 16 (5.05%) Web Services
4 13 (4.10%) Spring
5 12 (3.79%) REST
6 11 (3.47%) AngularJS
7 10 (3.15%) SOAP
8 9 (2.84%) CSS
9 8 (2.52%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.52%) ASP.NET
9 8 (2.52%) React
10 6 (1.89%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (1.89%) HTML5
10 6 (1.89%) Lucene
10 6 (1.89%) Middleware
11 5 (1.58%) Gherkin
11 5 (1.58%) J2EE
12 4 (1.26%) Java EE
12 4 (1.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 50 (15.77%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.94%) Computer Science
2 22 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 21 (6.62%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.15%) User Experience
5 9 (2.84%) PMI
6 8 (2.52%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.52%) Internet of Things
7 4 (1.26%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.63%) Fintech
8 2 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.63%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.63%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.32%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.32%) iPad
9 1 (0.32%) iSeries
9 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.32%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 31 (9.78%) Windows
2 9 (2.84%) Linux
3 7 (2.21%) Unix
4 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (96.21%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (29.65%) Project Management
3 68 (21.45%) Test Automation
4 67 (21.14%) SDLC
5 61 (19.24%) Scrum
6 59 (18.61%) Business Analysis
7 56 (17.67%) Software Testing
8 46 (14.51%) PRINCE2
9 41 (12.93%) Test Strategy
10 40 (12.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 39 (12.30%) BDD
12 35 (11.04%) Change Management
13 34 (10.73%) Non-Functional Testing
13 34 (10.73%) Test Management
13 34 (10.73%) User Acceptance Testing
14 33 (10.41%) Test Scripting
15 32 (10.09%) Integration Testing
16 30 (9.46%) User Stories
17 29 (9.15%) UML
18 26 (8.20%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 73 (23.03%) SQL
2 56 (17.67%) Java
3 45 (14.20%) C#
4 31 (9.78%) C
5 17 (5.36%) Python
6 15 (4.73%) JavaScript
6 15 (4.73%) T-SQL
7 12 (3.79%) PHP
8 11 (3.47%) Bash Shell
9 9 (2.84%) C++
9 9 (2.84%) Perl
10 7 (2.21%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.89%) Go
12 4 (1.26%) VB
13 2 (0.63%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.32%) COBOL
14 1 (0.32%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.32%) VBA
14 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (22.08%) Degree
2 61 (19.24%) ISTQB
3 58 (18.30%) ISEB
4 45 (14.20%) Security Cleared
5 32 (10.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 29 (9.15%) SC Cleared
7 19 (5.99%) Computer Science Degree
8 12 (3.79%) PMI Certification
9 9 (2.84%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.26%) PMP
11 3 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.63%) APMG
12 2 (0.63%) Master's Degree
13 1 (0.32%) CBAP
13 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (11.04%) QA
2 7 (2.21%) PMO
3 5 (1.58%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.32%) SLA
5 1 (0.32%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (3.79%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.21%) Ansible
3 6 (1.89%) Kibana
3 6 (1.89%) logstash
3 6 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.89%) Puppet
3 6 (1.89%) Salt
4 1 (0.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (16.72%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.36%) HP
3 16 (5.05%) Oracle
4 9 (2.84%) Cognizant
5 8 (2.52%) SAP
6 7 (2.21%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.58%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.58%) VMware
8 3 (0.95%) Google
9 2 (0.63%) Perforce
9 2 (0.63%) Telerik
10 1 (0.32%) CA
10 1 (0.32%) Cisco
10 1 (0.32%) Cognos
10 1 (0.32%) IBM
10 1 (0.32%) Informatica
10 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.32%) Sybase
10 1 (0.32%) Xamarin
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