Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 66 56
Rank change year-on-year +34 -10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 37 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 7.21% 2.32% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.45% 2.60% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 36 19 24
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £21,500 £36,700 £38,625
90th Percentile £51,875 £61,000 £70,600
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% +3.85%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 438 768 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 85.38% 89.10% 87.67%
Number of salaries quoted 393 657 671
Suffolk median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,300 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% -

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings citing Waterfall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Suffolk

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in Suffolk

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Suffolk over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in Suffolk

Waterfall
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Ipswich +19 33 £45,000 -5.26%
Bury St Edmunds +25 1 £52,500 - 1
Stowmarket - 1 £47,500 -
Woodbridge - 1 £34,000 -
Waterfall
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (67.57%) Software Engineering
3 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
4 22 (59.46%) HTML
4 22 (59.46%) CSS
5 19 (51.35%) Scrum
6 18 (48.65%) Web Services
6 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET
6 18 (48.65%) .NET
6 18 (48.65%) C#
6 18 (48.65%) OO
6 18 (48.65%) WCF
6 18 (48.65%) REST
6 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (43.24%) AngularJS
7 16 (43.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (43.24%) CSS3
7 16 (43.24%) HTML5
7 16 (43.24%) jQuery
7 16 (43.24%) Degree
7 16 (43.24%) JSON
7 16 (43.24%) Unit Testing
7 16 (43.24%) Ajax
7 16 (43.24%) Subversion
8 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
9 14 (37.84%) JIRA
10 13 (35.14%) Sass
10 13 (35.14%) LESS
10 13 (35.14%) SQL
10 13 (35.14%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (16.22%) MS Visio
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) IaaS
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.41%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Subversion
2 14 (37.84%) JIRA
3 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
4 8 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.11%) Moq
5 3 (8.11%) MSBuild
5 3 (8.11%) NUnit
5 3 (8.11%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Games
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) .NET Developer
2 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET Developer
2 16 (43.24%) C# .NET Developer
2 16 (43.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 16 (43.24%) C# Developer
3 13 (35.14%) .NET Software Developer
3 13 (35.14%) .NET Software Engineer
3 13 (35.14%) C# Software Developer
3 13 (35.14%) C# Software Engineer
3 13 (35.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 13 (35.14%) Software Developer
3 13 (35.14%) Software Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Graduate
4 6 (16.22%) Graduate Developer
4 6 (16.22%) iOS Developer
4 6 (16.22%) IT Manager
4 6 (16.22%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) CSS
1 22 (59.46%) HTML
2 18 (48.65%) .NET
2 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET
2 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET Web API
2 18 (48.65%) REST
2 18 (48.65%) WCF
2 18 (48.65%) Web Services
3 16 (43.24%) Ajax
3 16 (43.24%) AngularJS
3 16 (43.24%) CSS3
3 16 (43.24%) HTML5
3 16 (43.24%) jQuery
3 16 (43.24%) JSON
3 16 (43.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 13 (35.14%) LESS
4 13 (35.14%) Sass
5 6 (16.22%) Node.js
6 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.51%) Reinsurance
2 5 (13.51%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.41%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.41%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Apple iOS
2 3 (8.11%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (67.57%) Software Engineering
3 19 (51.35%) Scrum
4 18 (48.65%) OO
5 16 (43.24%) Unit Testing
6 13 (35.14%) Collaborative Working
6 13 (35.14%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 13 (35.14%) SOLID
7 9 (24.32%) Project Management
8 6 (16.22%) iOS Development
8 6 (16.22%) Mobile Development
8 6 (16.22%) Planning and Forecasting
8 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
9 5 (13.51%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (13.51%) MVC
9 5 (13.51%) Resource Allocation
9 5 (13.51%) SDLC
10 4 (10.81%) Release Management
10 4 (10.81%) TDD
10 4 (10.81%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
2 18 (48.65%) C#
3 13 (35.14%) SQL
4 7 (18.92%) C
4 7 (18.92%) PHP
5 6 (16.22%) Apple Swift
5 6 (16.22%) C++
5 6 (16.22%) Embedded C
5 6 (16.22%) Embedded C++
5 6 (16.22%) Java
5 6 (16.22%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) APMP
2 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.41%) MCP
3 2 (5.41%) MCSD
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) PMO
1 3 (8.11%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
2 3 (8.11%) Planview
2 3 (8.11%) Sony
3 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.70%) HP