Period
to 20 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
England > South West
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 136 84
Rank change year-on-year +32 -52 +68
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 300 255 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.10% 2.53% 3.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 2.78% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 222 226 329
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +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 8,980 9,178 9,606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.68% 91.07% 91.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7,037 7,533 7,969
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,787 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 20 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 76 £52,500 +31.25% 16
Wiltshire +14 70 £51,500 +3.00% 5
Dorset +14 50 £42,500 -12.37% 6
Gloucestershire +20 49 £52,750 +17.22% 4
Somerset +20 21 £46,000 -0.54%
Cornwall +39 18 £43,500 +14.47% 1
Devon +5 13 £33,750 -23.73% 4
Waterfall
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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.

1 263 (87.67%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (36.67%) Finance
3 85 (28.33%) Security Cleared
4 78 (26.00%) Business Analysis
5 66 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 64 (21.33%) Project Management
7 58 (19.33%) Analytical Skills
8 49 (16.33%) Microsoft
8 49 (16.33%) Scrum
9 47 (15.67%) PRINCE2
10 46 (15.33%) Windows
10 46 (15.33%) Migration
11 45 (15.00%) .NET
12 40 (13.33%) C#
13 38 (12.67%) UML
13 38 (12.67%) SC Cleared
13 38 (12.67%) V-Model
14 37 (12.33%) DV Cleared
14 37 (12.33%) Linux
14 37 (12.33%) SQL
15 34 (11.33%) JavaScript
15 34 (11.33%) Data Modelling
15 34 (11.33%) DevOps
16 33 (11.00%) Marketing
17 32 (10.67%) Test Automation
18 31 (10.33%) ArchiMate
18 31 (10.33%) Change Management
19 29 (9.67%) Business Process Modelling
20 28 (9.33%) Prototyping
20 28 (9.33%) Use Case

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 15 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.67%) JBoss
3 10 (3.33%) Confluence
3 10 (3.33%) Jetty
3 10 (3.33%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.33%) CMS
5 4 (1.33%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.33%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (5.67%) Microsoft Project
2 15 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (3.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.33%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.33%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.33%) Office 365
3 6 (2.00%) Basecamp
4 4 (1.33%) SaaS
5 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.67%) Firewall
2 4 (1.33%) Skype
2 4 (1.33%) SMS
2 4 (1.33%) VPN
3 3 (1.00%) Intranet
3 3 (1.00%) NGN
4 1 (0.33%) Broadband
4 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.33%) NAS
4 1 (0.33%) RS-232
4 1 (0.33%) SAN
4 1 (0.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.00%) Big Data
3 10 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.67%) MySQL
4 5 (1.67%) RDBMS
4 5 (1.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.33%) Electronic Patient Records
5 4 (1.33%) PowerCenter
5 4 (1.33%) QualityStage
5 4 (1.33%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.00%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.33%) Power BI
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (8.33%) JIRA
2 18 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 15 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 13 (4.33%) Jenkins
4 13 (4.33%) Selenium
5 12 (4.00%) Eclipse
5 12 (4.00%) Maven
6 10 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (1.67%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.00%) FitNesse
8 3 (1.00%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.00%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.67%) Appium
9 2 (0.67%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.67%) JUnit
9 2 (0.67%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.33%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.33%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.33%) TestDirector
General
1 110 (36.67%) Finance
2 33 (11.00%) Marketing
3 13 (4.33%) Electronics
4 12 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.00%) Billing
6 5 (1.67%) Back Office
7 4 (1.33%) Banking
8 2 (0.67%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.67%) Retail
9 1 (0.33%) Front Office
9 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 107 (35.67%) Analyst
2 82 (27.33%) Business Analyst
3 59 (19.67%) Project Manager
4 45 (15.00%) Developer
5 31 (10.33%) Architect
6 24 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
7 22 (7.33%) Test Analyst
8 20 (6.67%) .NET Developer
9 19 (6.33%) Senior Manager
9 19 (6.33%) Senior Project Manager
10 15 (5.00%) Software Developer
11 13 (4.33%) Full Stack Developer
11 13 (4.33%) Senior Test Analyst
11 13 (4.33%) Tester
12 12 (4.00%) IT Manager
12 12 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
13 11 (3.67%) Senior Business Analyst
14 10 (3.33%) Business Architect
14 10 (3.33%) Senior Developer
15 9 (3.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (15.00%) .NET
2 21 (7.00%) ASP.NET
3 20 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 19 (6.33%) Web Services
4 19 (6.33%) XML
5 18 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 14 (4.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (4.00%) HTML
8 12 (4.00%) JSON
8 12 (4.00%) Middleware
9 11 (3.67%) CSS
9 11 (3.67%) JSF
9 11 (3.67%) Spring
10 10 (3.33%) Servlets
11 8 (2.67%) SOAP
12 7 (2.33%) .NET Framework
12 7 (2.33%) Apache Flex
13 6 (2.00%) OpenCV
13 6 (2.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 58 (19.33%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.67%) Management Information System
2 14 (4.67%) User Experience
3 12 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.00%) Social Media
5 5 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.33%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.33%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.00%) Cybercrime
8 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.67%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.33%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.33%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.33%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.33%) PKI
9 1 (0.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 46 (15.33%) Windows
2 37 (12.33%) Linux
3 6 (2.00%) CentOS
3 6 (2.00%) Fedora
3 6 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (2.00%) Ubuntu
4 5 (1.67%) Unix
5 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (87.67%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (26.00%) Business Analysis
3 66 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 64 (21.33%) Project Management
5 49 (16.33%) Scrum
6 47 (15.67%) PRINCE2
7 46 (15.33%) Migration
8 38 (12.67%) UML
8 38 (12.67%) V-Model
9 34 (11.33%) Data Modelling
9 34 (11.33%) DevOps
10 32 (10.67%) Test Automation
11 31 (10.33%) ArchiMate
11 31 (10.33%) Change Management
12 29 (9.67%) Business Process Modelling
13 28 (9.33%) Data Analysis
13 28 (9.33%) DSDM
13 28 (9.33%) Prototyping
13 28 (9.33%) Use Case
14 27 (9.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 40 (13.33%) C#
2 37 (12.33%) SQL
3 34 (11.33%) JavaScript
4 25 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 21 (7.00%) C
6 18 (6.00%) Python
7 15 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 15 (5.00%) C++
7 15 (5.00%) Java
8 14 (4.67%) PHP
9 3 (1.00%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.33%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.33%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 85 (28.33%) Security Cleared
2 38 (12.67%) SC Cleared
3 37 (12.33%) DV Cleared
4 28 (9.33%) ISTQB
5 26 (8.67%) ISEB
6 25 (8.33%) Degree
7 13 (4.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (4.00%) MCSE
9 10 (3.33%) MCSA
10 9 (3.00%) PMP
11 8 (2.67%) PMI Certification
12 5 (1.67%) CEH
12 5 (1.67%) CITP
12 5 (1.67%) IIBA
13 3 (1.00%) HNC
13 3 (1.00%) HND
13 3 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.67%) CCNA
14 2 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.67%) QA
2 7 (2.33%) PMO
3 6 (2.00%) GDPR
4 4 (1.33%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (2.33%) Docker
1 7 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.00%) VirtualBox
2 6 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (2.00%) Xen
3 2 (0.67%) NFS
3 2 (0.67%) Samba
4 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (2.67%) HP ALM
2 6 (2.00%) Ansible
2 6 (2.00%) Docker Swarm
2 6 (2.00%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.00%) Nagios
2 6 (2.00%) OpenNMS
2 6 (2.00%) Puppet
2 6 (2.00%) vCenter Server
2 6 (2.00%) ZABBIX
3 4 (1.33%) SCCM
4 3 (1.00%) SCOM
4 3 (1.00%) ServiceCenter
4 3 (1.00%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 49 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.67%) VMware
3 16 (5.33%) SAP
4 13 (4.33%) HP
5 10 (3.33%) Oracle
6 8 (2.67%) Atlassian
7 6 (2.00%) Cloudera
7 6 (2.00%) Hortonworks
7 6 (2.00%) Mitel
7 6 (2.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.00%) SolarWinds
8 4 (1.33%) Cisco
8 4 (1.33%) IBM
8 4 (1.33%) Informatica
8 4 (1.33%) Sencha
8 4 (1.33%) Trillium
9 3 (1.00%) BT
9 3 (1.00%) ConnectWise
9 3 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.00%) ServiceNow