The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Waterfall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
UK
Rank 133 131 123
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2085 2531 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.45% 2.46% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 2.78% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1763 2047 2072
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +3.26%  

Waterfall is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75650 91140 91950
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.04% 88.53% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 62160 75461 74357
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Waterfall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in the UK

Waterfall
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in the UK

Waterfall
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in the UK

Waterfall
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +6 1972 £50,000 -4.30% 257
London -28 716 £60,000 - 82
South East -12 297 £52,500 +5.00% 46
Yorkshire +22 260 £45,000 +5.88% 25
West Yorkshire +26 200 £45,000 +5.88% 19
East of England +36 194 £52,500 -12.50% 28
City of London +27 185 £60,000 -6.97% 25
North West +24 179 £45,000 +5.88% 15
South West +42 166 £42,500 -5.55% 19
Manchester +20 115 £45,000 - 10
Leeds +19 112 £45,000 +5.88% 8
West Midlands -29 83 £47,500 - 27
Hampshire +42 71 £51,250 +4.59% 7
Halifax +16 66 £45,000 -30.76% 5
Bedfordshire +36 62 £47,500 -21.16% 5
Surrey -21 60 £47,500 -5.00% 13
Hertfordshire +4 57 £70,000 +16.66% 10
Bristol +24 54 £42,500 -1.16% 5
Scotland -31 54 £55,250 +16.31% 8
Berkshire -30 49 £48,500 -11.81% 11
West Sussex +27 45 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Luton +16 42 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Wales +7 42 £40,000 +17.64% 5
South Wales +17 40 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Essex +22 37 £70,000 -30.00% 2
Gloucestershire -8 36 £45,000 -2.70% 1
East Midlands -27 36 £45,000 -2.70% 10
North East +1 33 £37,062 -29.40% 4
Oxfordshire +11 31 £57,500 +35.29% 4
South Yorkshire +12 30 £50,000 +42.85% 5

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 4152 (96.47%) Agile Software Development
2 1452 (33.74%) Finance
3 1055 (24.51%) SQL
4 1038 (24.12%) Project Management
5 947 (22.00%) SDLC
6 821 (19.08%) Scrum
7 816 (18.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 761 (17.68%) .NET
9 722 (16.78%) Java
10 659 (15.31%) Microsoft
11 657 (15.26%) Business Analysis
12 642 (14.92%) PRINCE2
13 559 (12.99%) Degree
14 554 (12.87%) Oracle
15 549 (12.76%) C#
16 546 (12.69%) SQL Server
17 487 (11.32%) Retail
18 451 (10.48%) QA
19 449 (10.43%) ISEB
20 448 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
21 430 (9.99%) HTML
22 406 (9.43%) Banking
23 398 (9.25%) JavaScript
24 377 (8.76%) E-Commerce
25 373 (8.67%) MS Excel
26 364 (8.46%) TDD
27 352 (8.18%) User Stories
28 347 (8.06%) CRM
29 337 (7.83%) JIRA
30 334 (7.76%) User Acceptance Testing

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 190 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 89 (2.07%) CMS
3 86 (2.00%) Confluence
4 78 (1.81%) JBoss
5 76 (1.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 72 (1.67%) Tomcat
7 64 (1.49%) WebSphere
8 60 (1.39%) Apache
9 58 (1.35%) WebLogic
10 48 (1.12%) Umbraco
11 33 (0.77%) IIS
12 29 (0.67%) Apache Spark
13 27 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
14 21 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
15 20 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
16 18 (0.42%) OpenStack
17 17 (0.39%) Apache Solr
17 17 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
18 16 (0.37%) Jetty
19 13 (0.30%) Drupal
Applications
1 373 (8.67%) MS Excel
2 155 (3.60%) MS Visio
3 140 (3.25%) MS Office
4 136 (3.16%) MS Project
5 74 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.070%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.070%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.070%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.070%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.046%) InDesign
9 2 (0.046%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.023%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 36 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.56%) Oracle Retail
3 22 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
3 22 (0.51%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 17 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 16 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
5 16 (0.37%) SAP CRM
5 16 (0.37%) SAP ERP
5 16 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
6 13 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
7 11 (0.26%) NetSuite
8 10 (0.23%) Endur
8 10 (0.23%) OpenLink RightAngle
8 10 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
9 8 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
9 8 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
10 7 (0.16%) Temenos T24
11 6 (0.14%) Bankmaster
11 6 (0.14%) CA PPM
11 6 (0.14%) Misys Equation
Cloud Services
1 183 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 109 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 100 (2.32%) SaaS
4 27 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (0.60%) GitHub
6 25 (0.58%) PaaS
7 21 (0.49%) Office 365
8 17 (0.39%) OpenShift
9 14 (0.33%) Force.com
10 12 (0.28%) Boomi
11 11 (0.26%) IaaS
12 10 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
12 10 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (0.21%) Amazon S3
13 9 (0.21%) Data Lake Analytics
14 7 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
14 7 (0.16%) Yammer
15 6 (0.14%) iPaaS
15 6 (0.14%) Oracle CX
16 5 (0.12%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 67 (1.56%) Internet
2 35 (0.81%) HTTP
3 32 (0.74%) Intranet
4 26 (0.60%) Ethernet
5 19 (0.44%) Wireless
6 17 (0.39%) FTP
7 15 (0.35%) Firewall
7 15 (0.35%) TCP/IP
8 10 (0.23%) Extranet
8 10 (0.23%) LDAP
9 9 (0.21%) LAN
9 9 (0.21%) Network Security
9 9 (0.21%) WAN
10 8 (0.19%) Skype
11 7 (0.16%) Junos
12 6 (0.14%) SSL
13 5 (0.12%) DNS
14 4 (0.093%) Kerberos
15 3 (0.070%) VoIP
16 2 (0.046%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 546 (12.69%) SQL Server
2 243 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
3 165 (3.83%) Relational Database
4 161 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 136 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 122 (2.83%) Big Data
7 103 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 89 (2.07%) Oracle Database
9 70 (1.63%) MySQL
10 63 (1.46%) Hadoop
11 57 (1.32%) DB2
11 57 (1.32%) QlikView
12 55 (1.28%) RDBMS
13 54 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
14 52 (1.21%) Power BI
15 51 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
16 50 (1.16%) NoSQL
17 49 (1.14%) MongoDB
18 44 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
19 33 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 337 (7.83%) JIRA
2 302 (7.02%) Selenium
3 230 (5.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 175 (4.07%) Cucumber
5 174 (4.04%) Jenkins
6 145 (3.37%) Visual Studio
7 117 (2.72%) Subversion
8 116 (2.70%) Git (software)
9 99 (2.30%) SoapUI
10 81 (1.88%) SpecFlow
11 72 (1.67%) Eclipse
12 62 (1.44%) Maven
13 59 (1.37%) HP UFT
14 54 (1.25%) JUnit
15 53 (1.23%) WebDriver
16 49 (1.14%) JMeter
17 45 (1.05%) LoadRunner
18 44 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
19 43 (1.00%) IntelliJ
20 39 (0.91%) Toad
General
1 1452 (33.74%) Finance
2 487 (11.32%) Retail
3 406 (9.43%) Banking
4 228 (5.30%) Marketing
5 196 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 118 (2.74%) Legal
7 77 (1.79%) Advertising
8 76 (1.77%) Publishing
9 73 (1.70%) Financial Institution
10 61 (1.42%) Law
11 58 (1.35%) Back Office
12 52 (1.21%) Manufacturing
13 42 (0.98%) Games
14 40 (0.93%) Investment Banking
15 23 (0.53%) Retail Banking
16 17 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
17 16 (0.37%) Electronics
18 14 (0.33%) Billing
18 14 (0.33%) Front Office
19 13 (0.30%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1205 (28.00%) Analyst
2 805 (18.70%) Business Analyst
3 768 (17.84%) Project Manager
4 668 (15.52%) Developer
5 289 (6.71%) Architect
6 212 (4.93%) Test Analyst
7 192 (4.46%) Senior Analyst
8 184 (4.28%) Consultant
9 174 (4.04%) IT Manager
10 172 (4.00%) Senior Developer
11 167 (3.88%) Senior Manager
12 163 (3.79%) .NET Developer
13 152 (3.53%) Test Engineer
14 145 (3.37%) Senior Project Manager
15 135 (3.14%) Java Developer
16 134 (3.11%) IT Project Manager
17 124 (2.88%) Senior Business Analyst
18 119 (2.76%) Agile Business Analyst
19 117 (2.72%) Digital Project Manager
20 116 (2.70%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 761 (17.68%) .NET
2 430 (9.99%) HTML
3 332 (7.71%) Web Services
4 254 (5.90%) XML
5 230 (5.34%) ASP.NET
6 225 (5.23%) CSS
7 216 (5.02%) SOAP
8 151 (3.51%) .NET Framework
9 137 (3.18%) REST
10 136 (3.16%) jQuery
11 134 (3.11%) Spring
12 118 (2.74%) HTML5
12 118 (2.74%) Middleware
13 112 (2.60%) J2EE
14 104 (2.42%) AngularJS
15 91 (2.11%) Entity Framework
16 84 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
16 84 (1.95%) WCF
17 79 (1.84%) Hibernate
18 72 (1.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 448 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
2 179 (4.16%) Computer Science
3 173 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
3 173 (4.02%) Mobile App
4 171 (3.97%) Management Information System
5 135 (3.14%) User Experience
6 69 (1.60%) Virtual Team
7 62 (1.44%) Fintech
8 57 (1.32%) PMI
9 54 (1.25%) Fixed Income
9 54 (1.25%) FMCG
10 49 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 46 (1.07%) iSeries
12 42 (0.98%) Data Centre
13 38 (0.88%) Driving Licence
13 38 (0.88%) Reinsurance
14 33 (0.77%) Digital Media
15 31 (0.72%) Replication
15 31 (0.72%) SWIFT
16 29 (0.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 228 (5.30%) Windows
2 149 (3.46%) Linux
3 105 (2.44%) Unix
4 97 (2.25%) Android
5 66 (1.53%) Apple iOS
6 48 (1.12%) Windows Server
7 22 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
7 22 (0.51%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 13 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (0.23%) Windows Phone
10 9 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.16%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.12%) AIX
12 5 (0.12%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.12%) zOS
13 4 (0.093%) MVS
13 4 (0.093%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.046%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.046%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.046%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4152 (96.47%) Agile Software Development
2 1038 (24.12%) Project Management
3 947 (22.00%) SDLC
4 821 (19.08%) Scrum
5 816 (18.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 657 (15.26%) Business Analysis
7 642 (14.92%) PRINCE2
8 377 (8.76%) E-Commerce
9 364 (8.46%) TDD
10 352 (8.18%) User Stories
11 347 (8.06%) CRM
12 334 (7.76%) User Acceptance Testing
13 316 (7.34%) UML
14 315 (7.32%) ITIL
15 304 (7.06%) Mentoring
16 288 (6.69%) Change Management
17 284 (6.60%) Test Strategy
18 275 (6.39%) Business Intelligence
19 265 (6.16%) Kanban
19 265 (6.16%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1055 (24.51%) SQL
2 722 (16.78%) Java
3 549 (12.76%) C#
4 398 (9.25%) JavaScript
5 176 (4.09%) T-SQL
6 129 (3.00%) PL/SQL
7 121 (2.81%) C
8 113 (2.63%) Python
9 105 (2.44%) PHP
10 80 (1.86%) C++
11 60 (1.39%) Perl
12 56 (1.30%) PowerShell
13 53 (1.23%) VB.NET
14 45 (1.05%) Bash Shell
15 41 (0.95%) Shell Script
16 39 (0.91%) RPG
17 31 (0.72%) VB
17 31 (0.72%) VBA
18 27 (0.63%) R
19 26 (0.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 559 (12.99%) Degree
2 449 (10.43%) ISEB
3 283 (6.58%) ISTQB
4 113 (2.63%) PMP
5 111 (2.58%) Security Cleared
6 109 (2.53%) PMI Certification
7 106 (2.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 57 (1.32%) APMP
9 50 (1.16%) SC Cleared
10 43 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 35 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 34 (0.79%) DV Cleared
13 32 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
14 31 (0.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 25 (0.58%) CBAP
16 24 (0.56%) IIBA
17 23 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
17 23 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
18 19 (0.44%) CISSP
19 17 (0.39%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 451 (10.48%) QA
2 169 (3.93%) PMO
3 45 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (0.70%) MiFID
5 24 (0.56%) ISO 9001
5 24 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 19 (0.44%) Data Quality
6 19 (0.44%) SLA
7 15 (0.35%) ISO 14001
8 10 (0.23%) Solvency II
9 9 (0.21%) EMIR
10 7 (0.16%) FATCA
11 6 (0.14%) AIFMD
11 6 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 5 (0.12%) PMBOK
12 5 (0.12%) UCITS
13 4 (0.093%) COBIT
13 4 (0.093%) P3O
13 4 (0.093%) SDET
13 4 (0.093%) TickIT
System Software
1 27 (0.63%) Docker
2 18 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.28%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.093%) LXC
6 4 (0.093%) XenApp
7 3 (0.070%) Firmware
7 3 (0.070%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.046%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.046%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.023%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.023%) HDFS
9 1 (0.023%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.023%) vSphere
9 1 (0.023%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.023%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 110 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 37 (0.86%) Puppet
3 34 (0.79%) Ansible
3 34 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (0.37%) Kibana
4 16 (0.37%) logstash
4 16 (0.37%) Salt
5 7 (0.16%) MOM
6 6 (0.14%) Rancher
6 6 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (0.12%) Control-M
8 4 (0.093%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.070%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.070%) SCCM
10 2 (0.046%) Terraform
10 2 (0.046%) WSUS
11 1 (0.023%) Nagios
11 1 (0.023%) Nessus
11 1 (0.023%) Perfmon
11 1 (0.023%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 659 (15.31%) Microsoft
2 554 (12.87%) Oracle
3 158 (3.67%) SAP
4 154 (3.58%) Salesforce.com
5 135 (3.14%) HP
6 111 (2.58%) IBM
7 79 (1.84%) Informatica
8 57 (1.32%) Atlassian
9 53 (1.23%) Tableau
10 36 (0.84%) ATG
10 36 (0.84%) Google
10 36 (0.84%) Sitecore
11 35 (0.81%) Cognizant
11 35 (0.81%) Pega
11 35 (0.81%) Sybase
12 32 (0.74%) hybris
13 31 (0.72%) TIBCO
14 26 (0.60%) Hyperion
14 26 (0.60%) ServiceNow
14 26 (0.60%) Talend
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Central London / West End
Blue Glue
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £44900 - £54900 per annum + Pension, Holidays
Posted: 21 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, health insurance
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary, benefits & bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HFG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Exceptional Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Rullion
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £56500 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Selby, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £46000 - £69000 per annum + 30% Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum 25 days holiday, free parking, 6% ma
Posted: 2 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £46000.00 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 2 days ago