Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 33 62
Rank change year-on-year -2 +29 -8
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 39 50 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 7.32% 8.18% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.04% 9.04% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26 46 30
Suffolk median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -14.29% +23.53%
10th Percentile £38,125 £21,500 £32,375
90th Percentile £93,750 £55,625 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -8.70% +10.58%

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 485 553 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 90.99% 90.51% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 357 517 810
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,000 £22,725
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,750 £58,875
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -14 12 £52,500 +16.67% 3
Bury St Edmunds +9 4 £40,000 +23.08% 2
Waterfall
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) Test Automation
3 20 (51.28%) DV Cleared
3 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
3 20 (51.28%) V-Model
4 19 (48.72%) User Stories
5 18 (46.15%) C
6 16 (41.03%) SQL
7 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 14 (35.90%) Release Management
9 13 (33.33%) Windows
9 13 (33.33%) Linux
9 13 (33.33%) Python
9 13 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 13 (33.33%) Bash Shell
10 12 (30.77%) Acceptance Criteria
10 12 (30.77%) ITIL
10 12 (30.77%) Service Management
10 12 (30.77%) Service Delivery
11 11 (28.21%) Broadband
12 10 (25.64%) BT
12 10 (25.64%) QA
12 10 (25.64%) Test Management
12 10 (25.64%) Degree
12 10 (25.64%) SoapUI
13 9 (23.08%) Test Strategy
13 9 (23.08%) Integration Testing
13 9 (23.08%) ISTQB
13 9 (23.08%) Project Planning
14 8 (20.51%) Finance

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 6 (15.38%) Confluence
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) NoSQL
2 7 (17.95%) Big Data
3 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 6 (15.38%) MySQL
4 4 (10.26%) Data Lake
4 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) SoapUI
2 8 (20.51%) Visual Studio
3 7 (17.95%) JIRA
3 7 (17.95%) Selenium
4 6 (15.38%) Appium
4 6 (15.38%) Eclipse
4 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 6 (15.38%) JUnit
4 6 (15.38%) LoadRunner
4 6 (15.38%) Maven
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Billing
2 1 (2.56%) Legal
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Architect
2 9 (23.08%) QA Manager
3 8 (20.51%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Test Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Test Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Data Manager
8 2 (5.13%) AWS Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Security Architect
9 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Azure Architect
9 1 (2.56%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) .NET
2 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
2 7 (17.95%) HTML
2 7 (17.95%) JSON
2 7 (17.95%) Web Services
2 7 (17.95%) XML
3 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 4 (10.26%) SOAP
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (5.13%) WCF
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.56%) CSS3
6 1 (2.56%) HTML5
6 1 (2.56%) jQuery
6 1 (2.56%) LESS
6 1 (2.56%) REST
6 1 (2.56%) Sass
6 1 (2.56%) Silverlight
6 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (10.26%) Reinsurance
3 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Linux
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) CentOS
2 7 (17.95%) Fedora
2 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) Test Automation
3 20 (51.28%) V-Model
4 19 (48.72%) User Stories
5 14 (35.90%) Release Management
6 12 (30.77%) Acceptance Criteria
6 12 (30.77%) ITIL
6 12 (30.77%) Service Delivery
6 12 (30.77%) Service Management
7 10 (25.64%) Test Management
8 9 (23.08%) Integration Testing
8 9 (23.08%) Project Planning
8 9 (23.08%) Test Strategy
9 8 (20.51%) Data Management
9 8 (20.51%) Demand Management
9 8 (20.51%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (20.51%) SOA
9 8 (20.51%) UML
9 8 (20.51%) Use Case
9 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) C
2 16 (41.03%) SQL
3 13 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 13 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 13 (33.33%) Python
4 8 (20.51%) C#
4 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.95%) VB
6 6 (15.38%) C++
6 6 (15.38%) Java
6 6 (15.38%) PHP
7 2 (5.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) DV Cleared
1 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
2 10 (25.64%) Degree
3 9 (23.08%) ISTQB
4 6 (15.38%) CISSP
5 5 (12.82%) CCNA
5 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (12.82%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (12.82%) GIAC
5 5 (12.82%) Linux+ Certification
5 5 (12.82%) MCSE
5 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (12.82%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (12.82%) SANS
5 5 (12.82%) SSCP
6 3 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) COBIT
2 1 (2.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Docker
1 7 (17.95%) VirtualBox
1 7 (17.95%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (17.95%) Xen
2 5 (12.82%) NFS
2 5 (12.82%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Ansible
1 7 (17.95%) Docker Swarm
1 7 (17.95%) Kubernetes
1 7 (17.95%) Nagios
1 7 (17.95%) OpenNMS
1 7 (17.95%) Puppet
1 7 (17.95%) vCenter Server
1 7 (17.95%) ZABBIX
2 6 (15.38%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) BT
3 7 (17.95%) Cloudera
3 7 (17.95%) Hortonworks
3 7 (17.95%) Red Hat
3 7 (17.95%) SolarWinds
3 7 (17.95%) VMware
4 6 (15.38%) Atlassian
4 6 (15.38%) HP
5 5 (12.82%) Dell
5 5 (12.82%) EMC
5 5 (12.82%) NetApp
6 1 (2.56%) Google