The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 100 95
Rank change year-on-year -28 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 87 154 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.81% 2.50% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 2.83% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 81 111 105
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year -2.63% +1.60%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4324 5436 4272
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 90.03% 88.19% 83.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3530 4374 3574
Median salary £42,500 £42,900 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.93% +0.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,375 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Waterfall
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in the West Midlands

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in the West Midlands

Waterfall
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Birmingham -1 23 £47,500 -17.39% 8
Solihull -9 22 £42,500 -
Coventry -4 14 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Warwickshire +30 11 £51,500 +3.00% 2
Walsall - 4 £49,900 - 1
Shropshire -9 2 - - 1
Staffordshire +1 1 £37,500 -21.05% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £30,000 -
Waterfall
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 172 (85.15%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (38.12%) Finance
3 56 (27.72%) SDLC
4 47 (23.27%) Project Management
5 44 (21.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (18.32%) PRINCE2
7 36 (17.82%) Business Analysis
8 28 (13.86%) .NET
9 27 (13.37%) SQL
10 25 (12.38%) C#
11 24 (11.88%) ITIL
12 23 (11.39%) SQL Server
13 21 (10.40%) Test Scripting
14 20 (9.90%) Oracle
15 19 (9.41%) User Acceptance Testing
16 18 (8.91%) Data Flow Diagram
17 17 (8.42%) Analytics
18 16 (7.92%) Reinsurance
18 16 (7.92%) QA
18 16 (7.92%) Management Information System
19 15 (7.43%) Scrum
19 15 (7.43%) Mentoring
20 14 (6.93%) Change Management
20 14 (6.93%) Java
20 14 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
20 14 (6.93%) Degree
21 13 (6.44%) JIRA
21 13 (6.44%) Retail
21 13 (6.44%) JavaScript
21 13 (6.44%) Middleware

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (2.97%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (1.49%) CMS
3 2 (0.99%) SAS
4 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS Project
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Exstream
2 2 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) GitHub
1 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.98%) HTTP
2 1 (0.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.50%) Firewall
2 1 (0.50%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) MPLS
2 1 (0.50%) Network Security
2 1 (0.50%) VPN
2 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.97%) RDBMS
3 6 (2.97%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.98%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.49%) QlikView
7 2 (0.99%) Base SAS
7 2 (0.99%) Power BI
7 2 (0.99%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.50%) OLAP
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.50%) SAS EBI
8 1 (0.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (6.44%) JIRA
2 12 (5.94%) Subversion
3 11 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (4.95%) SpecFlow
5 7 (3.47%) Selenium
6 6 (2.97%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.97%) MSBuild
6 6 (2.97%) MSTest
7 5 (2.48%) JMeter
7 5 (2.48%) Rational Rose
8 4 (1.98%) eggPlant
8 4 (1.98%) JBehave
8 4 (1.98%) JUnit
8 4 (1.98%) Ranorex
8 4 (1.98%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.98%) TestNG
8 4 (1.98%) WATIR
9 3 (1.49%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.49%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.99%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 77 (38.12%) Finance
2 13 (6.44%) Retail
3 11 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.97%) Banking
5 5 (2.48%) Marketing
6 4 (1.98%) Automotive
7 2 (0.99%) Law
7 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
8 1 (0.50%) Games
8 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 79 (39.11%) Analyst
2 67 (33.17%) Business Analyst
3 36 (17.82%) Developer
4 30 (14.85%) Project Manager
5 15 (7.43%) Architect
6 13 (6.44%) Agile Project Manager
7 12 (5.94%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 11 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (4.46%) Lead Architect
9 9 (4.46%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 8 (3.96%) .NET Developer
10 8 (3.96%) Development Manager
10 8 (3.96%) IT Manager
11 7 (3.47%) Tester
12 6 (2.97%) IT Project Manager
12 6 (2.97%) Test Analyst
13 5 (2.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 5 (2.48%) Implementation Manager
13 5 (2.48%) Implementation Project Manager
13 5 (2.48%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (13.86%) .NET
2 13 (6.44%) Middleware
3 11 (5.45%) Web Services
4 9 (4.46%) .NET Framework
4 9 (4.46%) HTML
4 9 (4.46%) WCF
5 8 (3.96%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (3.96%) CSS
5 8 (3.96%) JSON
5 8 (3.96%) XML
6 7 (3.47%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.48%) SOAP
8 4 (1.98%) Gherkin
8 4 (1.98%) Spring
9 3 (1.49%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.50%) IBM Integration Bus
10 1 (0.50%) JMS
10 1 (0.50%) REST
10 1 (0.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.92%) Management Information System
1 16 (7.92%) Reinsurance
2 10 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.97%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.48%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.49%) Fintech
6 3 (1.49%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.99%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.50%) BYOD
8 1 (0.50%) Clustering
8 1 (0.50%) EPoS
8 1 (0.50%) Replication
8 1 (0.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.97%) Unix
2 4 (1.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (85.15%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (27.72%) SDLC
3 47 (23.27%) Project Management
4 44 (21.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (18.32%) PRINCE2
6 36 (17.82%) Business Analysis
7 24 (11.88%) ITIL
8 21 (10.40%) Test Scripting
9 19 (9.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (8.91%) Data Flow Diagram
11 17 (8.42%) Analytics
12 15 (7.43%) Mentoring
12 15 (7.43%) Scrum
13 14 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (6.93%) Change Management
14 13 (6.44%) Translating Business Requirements
15 12 (5.94%) Line Management
15 12 (5.94%) TOGAF
16 11 (5.45%) Functional Testing
16 11 (5.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.37%) SQL
2 25 (12.38%) C#
3 14 (6.93%) Java
4 13 (6.44%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.46%) PL/SQL
6 6 (2.97%) Perl
7 3 (1.49%) C
7 3 (1.49%) C++
7 3 (1.49%) Python
8 2 (0.99%) Ruby
8 2 (0.99%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (6.93%) Degree
2 12 (5.94%) ISEB
3 7 (3.47%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (0.99%) APMP
5 2 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.99%) IIBA
5 2 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.50%) CCIE
6 1 (0.50%) CCNP
6 1 (0.50%) CEH
6 1 (0.50%) CISM
6 1 (0.50%) CISSP
6 1 (0.50%) CRISC
6 1 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.50%) PMP
6 1 (0.50%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.92%) QA
2 12 (5.94%) PMO
3 4 (1.98%) SLA
4 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.49%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.99%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.50%) MISRA
6 1 (0.50%) MISRA C
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.50%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 20 (9.90%) Oracle
2 12 (5.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.47%) HP
4 5 (2.48%) Casewise
4 5 (2.48%) Pega
5 4 (1.98%) IBM
6 3 (1.49%) SAP
7 1 (0.50%) Cisco
7 1 (0.50%) Cognos
7 1 (0.50%) Sun
West Midlands
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: Pension, Holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £44900 - £54900 per annum + Pension, Holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum c£40k
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £62044.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary + company benefits + training + bonus + expenses
Posted: 26 days ago