Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 81 53
Rank change year-on-year +6 -28 +4
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 25 10 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.25% 0.97% 4.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 1.16% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 47
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £35,731 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.95% -8.38% -8.24%
10th Percentile £36,650 £25,250 £32,300
90th Percentile £46,413 £43,825 £55,900
North East median annual salary £41,000 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.14% -30.00% +17.65%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 967 861 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 87.04% 83.51% 90.09%
Number of salaries quoted 851 709 706
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,626 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.31% +0.33% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,000 £23,375
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,300 £58,750
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Waterfall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Tyne and Wear

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in Tyne and Wear

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in Tyne and Wear

Waterfall
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 16 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +6 16 £42,000 +22.09% 3
Gateshead -2 9 £40,000 -5.88%
Waterfall
North East

For the 6 months to 16 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (92.00%) Test Automation
3 20 (80.00%) Selenium
4 19 (76.00%) SQL
4 19 (76.00%) Cucumber
5 18 (72.00%) Test Strategy
6 17 (68.00%) Test Management
6 17 (68.00%) Test Scripting
6 17 (68.00%) Software Testing
7 15 (60.00%) Ruby
7 15 (60.00%) QA
7 15 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (60.00%) ISEB
8 13 (52.00%) Project Planning
8 13 (52.00%) ISEB Practitioner
8 13 (52.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (36.00%) TDD
9 9 (36.00%) ITIL
10 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
11 6 (24.00%) Java
11 6 (24.00%) SoapUI
11 6 (24.00%) BDD
12 5 (20.00%) SFIA
12 5 (20.00%) Case Management
12 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
12 5 (20.00%) RUP
12 5 (20.00%) Project Management
12 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
13 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
13 4 (16.00%) Pega

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (12.00%) Documentum
2 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (12.00%) GitHub
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) Selenium
2 19 (76.00%) Cucumber
3 15 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (24.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (8.00%) JMeter
6 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
6 2 (8.00%) Ranorex
6 2 (8.00%) Robot Framework
6 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (8.00%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
1 15 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 13 (52.00%) QA Analyst
2 13 (52.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Client Services Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.00%) QA Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) REST
1 4 (16.00%) SOAP
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (12.00%) Middleware
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (92.00%) Test Automation
3 18 (72.00%) Test Strategy
4 17 (68.00%) Software Testing
4 17 (68.00%) Test Management
4 17 (68.00%) Test Scripting
5 13 (52.00%) Project Planning
6 9 (36.00%) ITIL
6 9 (36.00%) TDD
7 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (24.00%) BDD
9 5 (20.00%) Case Management
9 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
9 5 (20.00%) Project Management
9 5 (20.00%) RUP
9 5 (20.00%) SFIA
10 4 (16.00%) DevOps
10 4 (16.00%) ITIL V3
10 4 (16.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) Ruby
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) ISEB
2 13 (52.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 13 (52.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
1 3 (12.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Pega
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) SAP