Period
to 19 May 2019

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

Waterfall Model
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 42 47
Rank change year-on-year +11 +5 +26
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 13 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 5.16% 4.78% 5.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 5.11% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 31
Suffolk median annual salary £37,500 £80,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -53.13% +68.42% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £45,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £95,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -8.70%

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 221 568 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 87.70% 93.57% 89.69%
Number of salaries quoted 175 433 597
Suffolk median annual salary £42,500 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.49% +11.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £24,700
90th Percentile £63,750 £72,500 £59,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 19 May 2019.

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 19 May 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
Bury St Edmunds +3 8 £36,250 -30.95%
Ipswich +13 2 £44,750 -52.89%
Lowestoft - 2 - -
Waterfall
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 May 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
3 8 (61.54%) Client/Server
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) Test Management
6 5 (38.46%) VBScript
7 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
7 4 (30.77%) ISEB
7 4 (30.77%) HP UFT
7 4 (30.77%) CRM
7 4 (30.77%) Selenium
7 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
7 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
8 3 (23.08%) SDLC
8 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
8 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (23.08%) WPF
8 3 (23.08%) Silverlight
8 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (23.08%) Web Services
8 3 (23.08%) VB
8 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 2 (15.38%) C#

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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) HP UFT
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Appium
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Test Analyst
3 6 (46.15%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Silverlight
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) WPF
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) JSON
2 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Client/Server
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) CentOS
2 1 (7.69%) Fedora
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) Test Management
4 4 (30.77%) CRM
5 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
5 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
6 2 (15.38%) Active Listening
6 2 (15.38%) Commercial Awareness
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) V-Model
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) VBScript
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) VB
4 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) VirtualBox
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (7.69%) HP ALM
2 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.69%) Nagios
2 1 (7.69%) OpenNMS
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) vCenter Server
2 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.69%) Cloudera
2 1 (7.69%) Hortonworks
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
2 1 (7.69%) VMware