Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 91 76
Rank change year-on-year +49 -15 -21
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 96 37 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.32% 2.04% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.89% 2.26% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 91 37 61
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,630 1,640 1,801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 90.25% 90.31% 93.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,395 1,351 1,469
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,850
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% +5.26%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Waterfall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Wales

Waterfall
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in Wales

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Wales over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in Wales

Waterfall
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Wales region over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. 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
South Wales +35 92 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Mid Wales +7 4 - - 1
Waterfall
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 91 (94.79%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (48.96%) Finance
3 40 (41.67%) Project Management
4 32 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 27 (28.13%) .NET
5 27 (28.13%) Visual Studio
5 27 (28.13%) ASP.NET
5 27 (28.13%) SharePoint
6 18 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 18 (18.75%) Project Delivery
7 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Project
8 15 (15.63%) Scrum
9 14 (14.58%) Migration
9 14 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (14.58%) Business Analysis
9 14 (14.58%) Data Migration
10 13 (13.54%) SDLC
11 11 (11.46%) Coaching
11 11 (11.46%) Advertising
12 10 (10.42%) Test Automation
13 9 (9.38%) Kanban
13 9 (9.38%) Software Delivery
13 9 (9.38%) Fintech
13 9 (9.38%) PMO
13 9 (9.38%) Software Testing
14 8 (8.33%) ISTQB
14 8 (8.33%) JIRA
14 8 (8.33%) QA
14 8 (8.33%) Functional Testing
15 7 (7.29%) Non-Functional Testing

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 27 (28.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.08%) Apache
2 2 (2.08%) lighttpd
2 2 (2.08%) Moodle
Applications
1 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.04%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.04%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.29%) Azure
2 4 (4.17%) BlazeMeter
3 2 (2.08%) AWS
3 2 (2.08%) GitHub
3 2 (2.08%) Smartsheet
4 1 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.04%) GCP
4 1 (1.04%) IaaS
4 1 (1.04%) Office 365
4 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.04%) Modbus
2 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (2.08%) MySQL
1 2 (2.08%) SQLite
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.04%) Big Data
2 1 (1.04%) BigQuery
2 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.04%) QlikView
2 1 (1.04%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.04%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (28.13%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.33%) JIRA
3 6 (6.25%) Selenium
4 5 (5.21%) JMeter
5 4 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.17%) HP UFT
5 4 (4.17%) LoadRunner
5 4 (4.17%) NeoLoad
6 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.08%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.04%) Postman
8 1 (1.04%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.04%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.04%) Zephyr
General
1 47 (48.96%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Advertising
3 4 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (29.17%) Developer
2 27 (28.13%) .NET Developer
2 27 (28.13%) Analyst
3 22 (22.92%) Project Manager
4 21 (21.88%) Business Analyst
5 14 (14.58%) .NET Team Leader
5 14 (14.58%) Lead .NET Developer
5 14 (14.58%) Lead Developer
5 14 (14.58%) Team Leader
6 7 (7.29%) Programme Manager
6 7 (7.29%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.25%) Principal Project Manager
7 6 (6.25%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (4.17%) Tester
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Technical Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.13%) .NET
1 27 (28.13%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.17%) ADO
3 3 (3.13%) XML
4 2 (2.08%) JSON
4 2 (2.08%) LAMP
4 2 (2.08%) Laravel
4 2 (2.08%) RESTful
4 2 (2.08%) Web Services
5 1 (1.04%) CSS
5 1 (1.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.21%) Virtual Team
2 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.08%) Tandem
4 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.08%) Linux
2 1 (1.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (94.79%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (41.67%) Project Management
3 18 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 18 (18.75%) Project Delivery
4 15 (15.63%) Scrum
5 14 (14.58%) Business Analysis
5 14 (14.58%) Data Migration
5 14 (14.58%) Migration
5 14 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (13.54%) SDLC
7 11 (11.46%) Coaching
8 10 (10.42%) Test Automation
9 9 (9.38%) Fintech
9 9 (9.38%) Kanban
9 9 (9.38%) Software Delivery
9 9 (9.38%) Software Testing
10 8 (8.33%) Functional Testing
11 7 (7.29%) CMMI
11 7 (7.29%) Non-Functional Testing
11 7 (7.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.13%) PHP
1 3 (3.13%) SQL
2 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.08%) Objective-C
2 2 (2.08%) Perl
3 1 (1.04%) C#
3 1 (1.04%) Java
3 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.04%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.04%) Python
3 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 6 (6.25%) Degree
3 5 (5.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.13%) ISEB
5 2 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.08%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (1.04%) APMP
6 1 (1.04%) CISM
6 1 (1.04%) CISSP
6 1 (1.04%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.38%) PMO
2 8 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Firmware
1 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 32 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (1.04%) Cognos
3 1 (1.04%) Google
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle
3 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.04%) SAP
3 1 (1.04%) Tableau
3 1 (1.04%) Teradata