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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 139 148
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2150 2375 2433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.40% 2.45% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 2.75% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1744 1972 1984
Median salary £52,500 £53,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.94% +11.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,035 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11%  

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 80257 86320 97586
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.74% 88.92% 88.04%
Number of salaries quoted 64749 72153 79773
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -1 2028 £52,500 -4.54% 253
London -29 732 £62,500 -3.84% 95
South East +17 357 £52,500 - 41
East of England +6 211 £52,500 -8.69% 17
Yorkshire -29 189 £45,000 +2.27% 22
North West +43 177 £45,000 +5.88% 30
South West +5 153 £42,500 -5.55% 16
City of London -16 145 £62,500 -7.40% 26
West Midlands +18 120 £45,000 - 16
West Yorkshire -26 120 £45,000 - 13
Berkshire +10 85 £55,000 -4.34% 8
Cheshire +32 73 £46,250 +26.71% 6
Scotland -15 71 £52,500 +10.52% 11
Manchester -11 67 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Hertfordshire -17 66 £56,250 -12.10% 2
Bristol +18 65 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Surrey -8 64 £50,000 -4.76% 10
Hampshire +36 61 £52,500 -2.32% 9
East Midlands -8 61 £43,500 -8.42% 8
West Sussex +29 56 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Glasgow +14 51 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Leeds -51 51 £45,000 - 8
Halifax +18 49 £55,000 +10.00%
Cambridgeshire +16 48 £52,500 +8.24% 5
South Yorkshire +23 43 £50,000 +17.64% 7
Essex +14 39 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Cambridge +19 35 £51,250 +2.50% 4
Birmingham -11 35 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Knutsford -4 34 £47,875 - 1
Nottinghamshire -1 33 £42,500 -20.18% 3

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 4053 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1452 (34.39%) Finance
3 1095 (25.94%) Project Management
4 1025 (24.28%) SQL
5 955 (22.62%) SDLC
6 885 (20.96%) Scrum
7 733 (17.36%) .NET
8 720 (17.05%) Java
9 711 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 660 (15.63%) PRINCE2
11 614 (14.54%) Microsoft
12 591 (14.00%) Business Analysis
13 573 (13.57%) Degree
14 565 (13.38%) SQL Server
15 520 (12.32%) C#
16 515 (12.20%) Oracle
17 509 (12.06%) Test Automation
18 479 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
19 448 (10.61%) HTML
20 441 (10.45%) JavaScript
21 424 (10.04%) Retail
22 416 (9.85%) QA
23 396 (9.38%) JIRA
24 388 (9.19%) Banking
25 374 (8.86%) CRM
26 365 (8.65%) ISEB
27 352 (8.34%) User Stories
28 341 (8.08%) User Acceptance Testing
29 340 (8.05%) Web Services
30 328 (7.77%) TDD

Waterfall
Co-occurring 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
1 167 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 93 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 92 (2.18%) CMS
4 85 (2.01%) Confluence
5 81 (1.92%) JBoss
6 73 (1.73%) WebSphere
7 61 (1.44%) WebLogic
8 49 (1.16%) IIS
9 48 (1.14%) Tomcat
10 43 (1.02%) Umbraco
11 40 (0.95%) Apache Spark
12 37 (0.88%) Apache
13 25 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
14 22 (0.52%) Apache Solr
15 20 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
15 20 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
15 20 (0.47%) OpenStack
15 20 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
16 19 (0.45%) Jetty
17 16 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 180 (4.26%) Microsoft Project
2 151 (3.58%) Microsoft Office
3 148 (3.51%) MS Visio
4 128 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
5 80 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 13 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.26%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.12%) Niku Workbench
10 4 (0.095%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.071%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.071%) Chatbot
12 2 (0.047%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.024%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.024%) HipChat
13 1 (0.024%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 43 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
3 25 (0.59%) SAP Hybris
4 24 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
5 22 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
5 22 (0.52%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 21 (0.50%) Pega PRPC
6 21 (0.50%) SAP CRM
7 13 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
9 9 (0.21%) Eagle PACE
9 9 (0.21%) Markit EDM
9 9 (0.21%) thinkFolio
10 8 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
10 8 (0.19%) Endur
10 8 (0.19%) OpenLink RightAngle
10 8 (0.19%) SAP ERP
11 7 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 6 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
12 6 (0.14%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 177 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 153 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
3 116 (2.75%) SaaS
4 44 (1.04%) PaaS
5 35 (0.83%) IaaS
6 34 (0.81%) Office 365
7 30 (0.71%) OpenShift
8 27 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 25 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
10 24 (0.57%) GitHub
11 20 (0.47%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 19 (0.45%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 16 (0.38%) Google Analytics
14 12 (0.28%) Azure Machine Learning
14 12 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
15 10 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
15 10 (0.24%) Basecamp
16 9 (0.21%) Amazon S3
16 9 (0.21%) Boomi
16 9 (0.21%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (1.47%) Internet
2 50 (1.18%) Ethernet
3 45 (1.07%) Intranet
4 34 (0.81%) HTTP
5 29 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 24 (0.57%) Firewall
6 24 (0.57%) FTP
7 18 (0.43%) Wireless
8 14 (0.33%) Network Security
9 9 (0.21%) DNS
9 9 (0.21%) LDAP
10 7 (0.17%) PuTTY
11 6 (0.14%) WAN
12 5 (0.12%) NAS
12 5 (0.12%) SAN
12 5 (0.12%) Skype
13 4 (0.095%) LAN
13 4 (0.095%) SNMP
13 4 (0.095%) WebEx
14 3 (0.071%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 565 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 197 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
3 181 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 163 (3.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 161 (3.81%) Relational Database
6 138 (3.27%) Big Data
7 116 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 91 (2.16%) Hadoop
9 84 (1.99%) MySQL
10 79 (1.87%) NoSQL
11 78 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
12 74 (1.75%) MongoDB
13 70 (1.66%) Oracle Database
14 69 (1.63%) DB2
15 58 (1.37%) RDBMS
16 57 (1.35%) Power BI
17 54 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
17 54 (1.28%) QlikView
18 44 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
19 42 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 396 (9.38%) JIRA
2 240 (5.68%) Selenium
3 209 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 188 (4.45%) Git (software)
5 186 (4.41%) Visual Studio
6 176 (4.17%) Subversion
7 159 (3.77%) Jenkins
8 125 (2.96%) Cucumber
9 108 (2.56%) Eclipse
10 96 (2.27%) SoapUI
11 72 (1.71%) Maven
12 70 (1.66%) TeamCity
13 65 (1.54%) HP UFT
14 62 (1.47%) JUnit
15 52 (1.23%) SpecFlow
16 47 (1.11%) Android Studio
17 46 (1.09%) IntelliJ
17 46 (1.09%) NUnit
18 45 (1.07%) Ant
19 44 (1.04%) JMeter
General
1 1452 (34.39%) Finance
2 424 (10.04%) Retail
3 388 (9.19%) Banking
4 211 (5.00%) Marketing
5 118 (2.79%) Legal
5 118 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 91 (2.16%) Advertising
7 76 (1.80%) Investment Banking
8 73 (1.73%) Law
9 62 (1.47%) Back Office
10 57 (1.35%) Games
11 51 (1.21%) Financial Institution
12 43 (1.02%) Manufacturing
13 42 (0.99%) Front Office
14 37 (0.88%) Publishing
15 29 (0.69%) Retail Banking
16 24 (0.57%) Automotive
16 24 (0.57%) Spanish Language
17 22 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
18 21 (0.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1161 (27.50%) Analyst
2 801 (18.97%) Business Analyst
3 789 (18.69%) Project Manager
4 667 (15.80%) Developer
5 310 (7.34%) Architect
6 206 (4.88%) IT Manager
7 196 (4.64%) Test Analyst
8 184 (4.36%) Agile Business Analyst
9 183 (4.33%) .NET Developer
10 179 (4.24%) Senior Manager
11 176 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
12 170 (4.03%) Consultant
13 169 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
14 151 (3.58%) Java Developer
15 140 (3.32%) Senior Project Manager
16 136 (3.22%) Solutions Architect
17 126 (2.98%) Software Developer
17 126 (2.98%) Software Engineer
18 120 (2.84%) Development Manager
19 119 (2.82%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 733 (17.36%) .NET
2 448 (10.61%) HTML
3 340 (8.05%) Web Services
4 277 (6.56%) ASP.NET
5 271 (6.42%) XML
6 250 (5.92%) CSS
7 234 (5.54%) SOAP
8 192 (4.55%) REST
9 181 (4.29%) jQuery
10 176 (4.17%) .NET Framework
11 148 (3.51%) HTML5
12 147 (3.48%) AngularJS
13 136 (3.22%) WCF
14 118 (2.79%) JSON
15 113 (2.68%) ASP.NET Web API
16 109 (2.58%) Entity Framework
17 106 (2.51%) Middleware
17 106 (2.51%) Spring
18 100 (2.37%) Ajax
19 97 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 479 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
2 178 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
3 172 (4.07%) User Experience
4 170 (4.03%) Mobile App
5 157 (3.72%) Computer Science
5 157 (3.72%) Management Information System
6 66 (1.56%) PMI
7 62 (1.47%) Virtual Team
8 57 (1.35%) Fixed Income
8 57 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
9 56 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 45 (1.07%) Client/Server
11 43 (1.02%) Fintech
12 40 (0.95%) FMCG
13 36 (0.85%) iSeries
14 35 (0.83%) Data Centre
15 33 (0.78%) AS400
16 32 (0.76%) N-Tier
17 31 (0.73%) Equities
18 30 (0.71%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 317 (7.51%) Windows
2 226 (5.35%) Linux
3 154 (3.65%) Android
4 149 (3.53%) Unix
5 102 (2.42%) Apple iOS
6 54 (1.28%) Windows Server
7 47 (1.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 46 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
9 34 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (0.54%) Windows Phone
11 13 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (0.24%) AIX
13 9 (0.21%) Mac OS
14 8 (0.19%) HPUX
15 5 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (0.095%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.071%) CentOS
17 3 (0.071%) Kali Linux
17 3 (0.071%) VMS
17 3 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4053 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1095 (25.94%) Project Management
3 955 (22.62%) SDLC
4 885 (20.96%) Scrum
5 711 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 660 (15.63%) PRINCE2
7 591 (14.00%) Business Analysis
8 509 (12.06%) Test Automation
9 374 (8.86%) CRM
10 352 (8.34%) User Stories
11 341 (8.08%) User Acceptance Testing
12 328 (7.77%) TDD
13 327 (7.75%) UML
14 310 (7.34%) Software Engineering
15 303 (7.18%) ITIL
16 295 (6.99%) Kanban
17 283 (6.70%) Mentoring
18 281 (6.66%) MVC
19 280 (6.63%) E-Commerce
20 279 (6.61%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1025 (24.28%) SQL
2 720 (17.05%) Java
3 520 (12.32%) C#
4 441 (10.45%) JavaScript
5 198 (4.69%) T-SQL
6 177 (4.19%) Python
7 151 (3.58%) C
8 117 (2.77%) PL/SQL
9 112 (2.65%) C++
10 93 (2.20%) PHP
11 74 (1.75%) VB.NET
12 73 (1.73%) Perl
13 55 (1.30%) Bash Shell
14 53 (1.26%) PowerShell
15 52 (1.23%) Shell Script
16 44 (1.04%) COBOL
17 36 (0.85%) R
18 34 (0.81%) XPath
19 33 (0.78%) Objective-C
20 32 (0.76%) RPG
Qualifications
1 573 (13.57%) Degree
2 365 (8.65%) ISEB
3 242 (5.73%) ISTQB
4 143 (3.39%) PMI Certification
5 142 (3.36%) PMP
6 103 (2.44%) Security Cleared
7 99 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 89 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
9 53 (1.26%) SC Cleared
10 45 (1.07%) APMP
10 45 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 43 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
12 40 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 26 (0.62%) CISSP
13 26 (0.62%) DV Cleared
14 23 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
15 19 (0.45%) IIBA
16 17 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
17 16 (0.38%) CISM
17 16 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 416 (9.85%) QA
2 149 (3.53%) PMO
3 39 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 37 (0.88%) MiFID
5 29 (0.69%) SLA
6 26 (0.62%) Data Quality
7 22 (0.52%) ISO 9001
7 22 (0.52%) PCI DSS
8 15 (0.36%) FATCA
9 13 (0.31%) EMIR
10 9 (0.21%) COBIT
10 9 (0.21%) GDPR
10 9 (0.21%) PMBOK
11 8 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 8 (0.19%) Solvency II
12 7 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
12 7 (0.17%) ISO 14001
12 7 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 7 (0.17%) P3O
13 6 (0.14%) AIFMD
System Software
1 25 (0.59%) Docker
2 17 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.33%) Apache Flume
4 13 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (0.24%) HDFS
7 8 (0.19%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 7 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.12%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.095%) Firmware
10 4 (0.095%) LXC
11 3 (0.071%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.071%) iptables
11 3 (0.071%) NFS
11 3 (0.071%) Samba
11 3 (0.071%) vSphere
12 2 (0.047%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.047%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.047%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 64 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
2 54 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (1.11%) Puppet
4 46 (1.09%) Ansible
5 22 (0.52%) Tivoli
6 21 (0.50%) Salt
7 19 (0.45%) Kibana
7 19 (0.45%) logstash
8 13 (0.31%) Nagios
9 10 (0.24%) Oozie
10 9 (0.21%) Control-M
10 9 (0.21%) vCenter Server
11 6 (0.14%) Nessus
11 6 (0.14%) Opsview
11 6 (0.14%) Terraform
11 6 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 5 (0.12%) Kubernetes
12 5 (0.12%) MOM
13 4 (0.095%) HP Fortify
13 4 (0.095%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 614 (14.54%) Microsoft
2 515 (12.20%) Oracle
3 154 (3.65%) SAP
4 124 (2.94%) IBM
5 110 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
6 90 (2.13%) HP
7 66 (1.56%) Tableau
8 62 (1.47%) Cognizant
9 60 (1.42%) Google
10 56 (1.33%) hybris
11 47 (1.11%) Atlassian
12 44 (1.04%) Pega
13 43 (1.02%) Informatica
14 36 (0.85%) Sitecore
15 34 (0.81%) Sybase
16 31 (0.73%) ATG
17 30 (0.71%) CA Agile Central
18 29 (0.69%) Adobe
18 29 (0.69%) VMware
19 28 (0.66%) Hyperion
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Imperial College London
Salary: £53,800 - 61,740 per year + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £58000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £43000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus, 26 days holiday, Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum & Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified £ Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum & Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum & Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum & Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £29,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago