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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 132 129
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 2116 2564 2669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.46% 2.47% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 2.78% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1733 2082 2105
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

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 76853 92098 96421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.34% 88.76% 87.11%
Number of salaries quoted 63221 76512 77821
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 £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +4 1993 £52,500 - 240
London -20 732 £65,000 +8.33% 80
South East +5 275 £52,500 +5.00% 52
Yorkshire +11 255 £45,000 +12.50% 25
East of England +30 237 £52,500 -12.50% 19
West Yorkshire +10 186 £45,000 +5.88% 18
City of London +15 185 £60,000 -7.69% 35
North West +30 171 £45,000 +5.88% 19
South West +28 148 £40,000 -11.11% 20
Manchester +7 94 £45,000 - 9
Leeds +5 85 £44,500 +4.70% 10
West Midlands -27 85 £47,500 - 13
Halifax +13 72 £45,000 -30.76% 4
Hertfordshire 0 70 £70,000 +16.66% 3
Hampshire +47 65 £52,500 +13.51% 7
Bedfordshire +21 58 £47,500 -21.48% 4
Surrey -2 53 £50,000 - 12
Scotland -40 51 £57,500 +21.05% 11
Berkshire 0 50 £50,000 -9.09% 8
Bristol +25 49 £45,000 +28.57% 10
Essex +22 48 £45,000 -55.00% 2
Wales -1 44 £36,116 -1.05%
East Midlands -23 42 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Luton +13 41 £48,750 -18.75% 3
South Yorkshire +20 39 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Cheshire +5 39 £46,250 +28.47% 5
North East +20 38 £37,062 -25.87% 6
West Sussex +15 35 £51,250 +26.54% 3
South Wales +2 35 £37,000 -1.33%
Watford -10 34 £70,000 +9.37% 2

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 4035 (96.72%) Agile Software Development
2 1402 (33.60%) Finance
3 1038 (24.88%) SQL
4 1017 (24.38%) Project Management
5 917 (21.98%) SDLC
6 817 (19.58%) Scrum
7 749 (17.95%) .NET
8 734 (17.59%) Java
9 733 (17.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 646 (15.48%) Microsoft
11 628 (15.05%) PRINCE2
12 615 (14.74%) Business Analysis
13 577 (13.83%) Degree
14 544 (13.04%) SQL Server
15 534 (12.80%) C#
16 523 (12.54%) Oracle
17 459 (11.00%) HTML
18 449 (10.76%) Retail
19 435 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
20 419 (10.04%) JavaScript
21 415 (9.95%) ISEB
22 410 (9.83%) QA
23 387 (9.28%) Banking
24 361 (8.65%) TDD
25 359 (8.60%) User Stories
26 356 (8.53%) CRM
27 355 (8.51%) JIRA
28 352 (8.44%) Web Services
29 343 (8.22%) E-Commerce
30 323 (7.74%) UML

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
1 190 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 89 (2.13%) CMS
3 81 (1.94%) Confluence
3 81 (1.94%) JBoss
3 81 (1.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 68 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 62 (1.49%) WebSphere
6 57 (1.37%) Apache
7 55 (1.32%) WebLogic
8 51 (1.22%) Umbraco
9 36 (0.86%) IIS
10 33 (0.79%) Apache Spark
11 26 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
12 24 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
13 22 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
14 20 (0.48%) Apache Solr
14 20 (0.48%) OpenStack
15 19 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
16 18 (0.43%) Jetty
17 14 (0.34%) Drupal
Applications
1 156 (3.74%) MS Visio
2 147 (3.52%) Microsoft Project
3 133 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
4 119 (2.85%) Microsoft Excel
5 71 (1.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.096%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.072%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.072%) SOLIDWORKS
9 3 (0.072%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.048%) InDesign
10 2 (0.048%) RoboHelp
11 1 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.024%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 36 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.60%) Oracle Retail
3 22 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
3 22 (0.53%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 20 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
5 19 (0.46%) Unit4 Business World
6 18 (0.43%) Pega PRPC
6 18 (0.43%) SAP Hybris
7 15 (0.36%) SAP CRM
8 14 (0.34%) SAP ERP
9 12 (0.29%) NetSuite
9 12 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 11 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
11 9 (0.22%) Endur
11 9 (0.22%) OpenLink RightAngle
12 6 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
12 6 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
13 4 (0.096%) Oracle Payables
13 4 (0.096%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 4 (0.096%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 185 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 124 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
3 119 (2.85%) SaaS
4 34 (0.81%) PaaS
5 29 (0.70%) GitHub
6 25 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 23 (0.55%) OpenShift
8 21 (0.50%) Office 365
9 18 (0.43%) IaaS
10 16 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 13 (0.31%) Boomi
12 9 (0.22%) Azure Machine Learning
12 9 (0.22%) Force.com
12 9 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
13 8 (0.19%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.17%) Basecamp
14 7 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
14 7 (0.17%) iPaaS
14 7 (0.17%) Yammer
15 6 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 68 (1.63%) Internet
2 40 (0.96%) Ethernet
2 40 (0.96%) HTTP
3 33 (0.79%) Intranet
4 21 (0.50%) FTP
5 17 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 17 (0.41%) Wireless
6 14 (0.34%) Firewall
7 12 (0.29%) LDAP
8 9 (0.22%) Network Security
9 7 (0.17%) LAN
9 7 (0.17%) WAN
10 6 (0.14%) DNS
10 6 (0.14%) Junos
11 5 (0.12%) Skype
11 5 (0.12%) SSL
12 4 (0.096%) Kerberos
13 3 (0.072%) PuTTY
13 3 (0.072%) VoIP
14 2 (0.048%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 544 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 216 (5.18%) Data Warehouse
3 158 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 153 (3.67%) Relational Database
5 131 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 124 (2.97%) Big Data
7 100 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 75 (1.80%) Hadoop
9 74 (1.77%) Oracle Database
10 72 (1.73%) MySQL
11 65 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
12 64 (1.53%) MongoDB
13 60 (1.44%) NoSQL
14 58 (1.39%) DB2
15 56 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
16 51 (1.22%) QlikView
17 48 (1.15%) Power BI
18 43 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
19 40 (0.96%) RDBMS
20 33 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 355 (8.51%) JIRA
2 285 (6.83%) Selenium
3 238 (5.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 184 (4.41%) Jenkins
5 162 (3.88%) Cucumber
6 158 (3.79%) Visual Studio
7 153 (3.67%) Subversion
8 147 (3.52%) Git (software)
9 104 (2.49%) SoapUI
10 97 (2.33%) Eclipse
11 76 (1.82%) SpecFlow
12 66 (1.58%) Maven
13 58 (1.39%) JUnit
14 53 (1.27%) JMeter
15 51 (1.22%) TeamCity
16 50 (1.20%) HP UFT
16 50 (1.20%) IntelliJ
17 49 (1.17%) WebDriver
18 44 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
19 41 (0.98%) Toad
General
1 1402 (33.60%) Finance
2 449 (10.76%) Retail
3 387 (9.28%) Banking
4 214 (5.13%) Marketing
5 170 (4.07%) Telecoms
6 113 (2.71%) Legal
7 72 (1.73%) Financial Institution
8 68 (1.63%) Advertising
9 65 (1.56%) Publishing
10 63 (1.51%) Law
11 57 (1.37%) Back Office
12 53 (1.27%) Investment Banking
13 50 (1.20%) Manufacturing
14 39 (0.93%) Games
15 20 (0.48%) Automotive
15 20 (0.48%) Retail Banking
16 18 (0.43%) Spanish Language
17 17 (0.41%) Front Office
18 16 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
18 16 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1144 (27.42%) Analyst
2 795 (19.06%) Business Analyst
3 735 (17.62%) Project Manager
4 657 (15.75%) Developer
5 301 (7.21%) Architect
6 199 (4.77%) Test Analyst
7 177 (4.24%) Senior Analyst
8 173 (4.15%) IT Manager
9 171 (4.10%) Consultant
10 164 (3.93%) Senior Manager
11 159 (3.81%) .NET Developer
12 153 (3.67%) Senior Developer
13 152 (3.64%) Agile Business Analyst
14 143 (3.43%) Java Developer
15 142 (3.40%) Senior Project Manager
16 133 (3.19%) IT Project Manager
16 133 (3.19%) Test Engineer
17 122 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
18 119 (2.85%) Senior Business Analyst
19 116 (2.78%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 749 (17.95%) .NET
2 459 (11.00%) HTML
3 352 (8.44%) Web Services
4 255 (6.11%) XML
5 245 (5.87%) ASP.NET
6 241 (5.78%) CSS
7 236 (5.66%) SOAP
8 165 (3.95%) REST
9 159 (3.81%) jQuery
10 154 (3.69%) .NET Framework
11 139 (3.33%) HTML5
12 128 (3.07%) Spring
13 124 (2.97%) AngularJS
14 105 (2.52%) Middleware
15 104 (2.49%) J2EE
16 100 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
17 97 (2.33%) Entity Framework
17 97 (2.33%) WCF
18 89 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
19 85 (2.04%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 435 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
2 183 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
3 178 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 174 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 166 (3.98%) Management Information System
6 156 (3.74%) User Experience
7 64 (1.53%) Virtual Team
8 57 (1.37%) Fintech
9 55 (1.32%) Fixed Income
10 53 (1.27%) PMI
11 49 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 47 (1.13%) FMCG
12 47 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
13 39 (0.93%) Data Centre
14 35 (0.84%) iSeries
15 33 (0.79%) Client/Server
16 32 (0.77%) Digital Media
16 32 (0.77%) Reinsurance
17 30 (0.72%) Driving Licence
17 30 (0.72%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 259 (6.21%) Windows
2 173 (4.15%) Linux
3 119 (2.85%) Unix
4 116 (2.78%) Android
5 72 (1.73%) Apple iOS
6 55 (1.32%) Windows Server
7 36 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
7 36 (0.86%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 25 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (0.36%) Windows Phone
10 14 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.24%) AIX
12 7 (0.17%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.096%) HPUX
14 4 (0.096%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.072%) Solaris
15 3 (0.072%) VMS
15 3 (0.072%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.072%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4035 (96.72%) Agile Software Development
2 1017 (24.38%) Project Management
3 917 (21.98%) SDLC
4 817 (19.58%) Scrum
5 733 (17.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 628 (15.05%) PRINCE2
7 615 (14.74%) Business Analysis
8 361 (8.65%) TDD
9 359 (8.60%) User Stories
10 356 (8.53%) CRM
11 343 (8.22%) E-Commerce
12 323 (7.74%) UML
13 319 (7.65%) User Acceptance Testing
14 294 (7.05%) Mentoring
15 289 (6.93%) ITIL
16 284 (6.81%) Software Engineering
17 272 (6.52%) Change Management
18 270 (6.47%) Kanban
19 257 (6.16%) Business Intelligence
19 257 (6.16%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1038 (24.88%) SQL
2 734 (17.59%) Java
3 534 (12.80%) C#
4 419 (10.04%) JavaScript
5 175 (4.19%) T-SQL
6 138 (3.31%) C
7 136 (3.26%) Python
8 119 (2.85%) PL/SQL
9 105 (2.52%) PHP
10 98 (2.35%) C++
11 66 (1.58%) Perl
12 59 (1.41%) PowerShell
13 55 (1.32%) VB.NET
14 51 (1.22%) Shell Script
15 50 (1.20%) Bash Shell
16 31 (0.74%) COBOL
16 31 (0.74%) VBA
17 30 (0.72%) RPG
18 28 (0.67%) Objective-C
19 26 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 577 (13.83%) Degree
2 415 (9.95%) ISEB
3 262 (6.28%) ISTQB
4 113 (2.71%) PMP
5 112 (2.68%) PMI Certification
6 106 (2.54%) Security Cleared
7 95 (2.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 51 (1.22%) SC Cleared
9 48 (1.15%) APMP
10 42 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 35 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 32 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
13 30 (0.72%) DV Cleared
14 25 (0.60%) IIBA
14 25 (0.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 24 (0.58%) CBAP
16 22 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
17 19 (0.46%) ISEB Practitioner
18 18 (0.43%) CISSP
19 17 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 410 (9.83%) QA
2 143 (3.43%) PMO
3 40 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (0.72%) MiFID
5 23 (0.55%) ISO 9001
5 23 (0.55%) SLA
6 20 (0.48%) PCI DSS
7 18 (0.43%) Data Quality
8 13 (0.31%) ISO 14001
9 9 (0.22%) FATCA
10 8 (0.19%) COBIT
10 8 (0.19%) EMIR
11 7 (0.17%) Solvency II
12 4 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 12207
12 4 (0.096%) P3O
12 4 (0.096%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.096%) SDET
13 3 (0.072%) AIFMD
13 3 (0.072%) Dodd-Frank
13 3 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 28 (0.67%) Docker
2 18 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.29%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.14%) Apache Flume
5 6 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.12%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.096%) HDFS
7 4 (0.096%) LXC
8 3 (0.072%) Firmware
8 3 (0.072%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.072%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.072%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 2 (0.048%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.024%) iptables
10 1 (0.024%) vSphere
10 1 (0.024%) XenApp
10 1 (0.024%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.024%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 80 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
2 44 (1.05%) Puppet
3 42 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (0.96%) Ansible
5 18 (0.43%) Kibana
5 18 (0.43%) logstash
5 18 (0.43%) Salt
6 12 (0.29%) Tivoli
7 10 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (0.14%) Control-M
8 6 (0.14%) MOM
8 6 (0.14%) Rancher
9 5 (0.12%) Kubernetes
9 5 (0.12%) Nagios
10 4 (0.096%) Oozie
10 4 (0.096%) SCCM
10 4 (0.096%) Terraform
10 4 (0.096%) Zenoss
11 3 (0.072%) Opsview
11 3 (0.072%) WSUS
Vendors
1 646 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 523 (12.54%) Oracle
3 154 (3.69%) SAP
4 146 (3.50%) Salesforce.com
5 117 (2.80%) IBM
6 109 (2.61%) HP
7 68 (1.63%) Informatica
8 57 (1.37%) Atlassian
9 53 (1.27%) Tableau
10 47 (1.13%) hybris
11 46 (1.10%) Google
12 44 (1.05%) Sitecore
13 39 (0.93%) ATG
14 38 (0.91%) Cognizant
14 38 (0.91%) Pega
15 35 (0.84%) Sybase
16 30 (0.72%) TIBCO
17 29 (0.70%) ServiceNow
18 27 (0.65%) Hyperion
19 24 (0.58%) Adobe
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Worcestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ringwood, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Competitive salary, benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Accudo Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 90,000 to £110,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 45,000k + strong package
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Apply Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum Bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Apply Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum Bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
onezeero.
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: Yesterday