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

Waterfall Model
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 135 130
Rank change year-on-year +15 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 119 114 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.34% 1.87% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 2.11% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 105 89 69
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £69,500 £55,000
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 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 4495 5406 4997
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.21% 88.68% 87.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3735 4191 4131
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 25 June 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 25 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
Birmingham -12 35 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Coventry +12 26 £45,000 -26.53% 3
Shropshire 0 14 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Staffordshire +20 11 £40,000 -9.09% 2
Warwickshire +15 9 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Solihull - 8 £47,500 - 1
Wolverhampton +9 4 £41,500 +10.66%
Walsall +9 3 £49,950 +33.20%
Dudley +2 3 £25,000 -33.33%
Smethwick - 1 £30,000 -
Waterfall
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 183 (90.15%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (43.84%) Finance
3 54 (26.60%) SDLC
4 46 (22.66%) Project Management
4 46 (22.66%) Business Analysis
5 40 (19.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (11.33%) Test Scripting
7 23 (11.33%) SQL
7 23 (11.33%) TOGAF
8 22 (10.84%) ITIL
9 21 (10.34%) QA
10 20 (9.85%) Use Case
10 20 (9.85%) Analytics
11 19 (9.36%) User Stories
12 18 (8.87%) Data Flow Diagram
12 18 (8.87%) Requirements Analysis
12 18 (8.87%) Scrum
13 17 (8.37%) Management Information System
13 17 (8.37%) PRINCE2
13 17 (8.37%) ISEB
14 16 (7.88%) UML
14 16 (7.88%) ISTQB
14 16 (7.88%) Reinsurance
14 16 (7.88%) Mentoring
15 14 (6.90%) Degree
16 13 (6.40%) SQL Server
17 12 (5.91%) .NET
17 12 (5.91%) Microsoft
17 12 (5.91%) RUP

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 3 (1.48%) Documentum
2 2 (0.99%) CMS
2 2 (0.99%) Drupal
2 2 (0.99%) SAS
2 2 (0.99%) WordPress
3 1 (0.49%) Confluence
3 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.99%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.96%) Pega PRPC
2 2 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.99%) Magento
2 2 (0.99%) Shopify
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.49%) Exstream
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.49%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.49%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.49%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.49%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.49%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.49%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.99%) AdWords
2 2 (0.99%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.49%) IaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 1 (0.49%) PaaS
3 1 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.46%) Network Security
2 4 (1.97%) Firewall
2 4 (1.97%) NAS
2 4 (1.97%) SAN
3 3 (1.48%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.49%) CTI
4 1 (0.49%) HTTP
4 1 (0.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.40%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.97%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.97%) Looker
5 2 (0.99%) Base SAS
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.99%) QlikView
5 2 (0.99%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.49%) Big Data
6 1 (0.49%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.49%) OLAP
6 1 (0.49%) Power BI
6 1 (0.49%) SAS EBI
6 1 (0.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Fiddler
1 4 (1.97%) JIRA
2 3 (1.48%) Rational Rose
2 3 (1.48%) Selenium
2 3 (1.48%) Subversion
2 3 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.99%) JMeter
3 2 (0.99%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.99%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.49%) eggPlant
4 1 (0.49%) JBehave
4 1 (0.49%) JUnit
4 1 (0.49%) MSTest
4 1 (0.49%) Ranorex
4 1 (0.49%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.49%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.49%) TestNG
4 1 (0.49%) WATIR
4 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
General
1 89 (43.84%) Finance
2 12 (5.91%) Retail
3 8 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.45%) Banking
5 6 (2.96%) Legal
6 5 (2.46%) Automotive
7 3 (1.48%) Law
7 3 (1.48%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.99%) Games
8 2 (0.99%) Marketing
9 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.49%) Back Office
9 1 (0.49%) French Language
9 1 (0.49%) German Language
9 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 97 (47.78%) Analyst
2 74 (36.45%) Business Analyst
3 22 (10.84%) Project Manager
4 21 (10.34%) Developer
5 15 (7.39%) Architect
6 12 (5.91%) Finance Business Analyst
6 12 (5.91%) Financial Analyst
6 12 (5.91%) Financial Business Analyst
6 12 (5.91%) IT Manager
7 11 (5.42%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 11 (5.42%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (4.93%) Mortgage Business Analyst
9 9 (4.43%) Agile Business Analyst
10 8 (3.94%) Lead Architect
10 8 (3.94%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 8 (3.94%) Test Leader
11 7 (3.45%) Test Analyst
12 6 (2.96%) Information Security Analyst
12 6 (2.96%) Security Analyst
12 6 (2.96%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.91%) .NET
2 10 (4.93%) Web Services
3 7 (3.45%) HTML
4 6 (2.96%) CSS
5 5 (2.46%) Middleware
5 5 (2.46%) SOAP
6 4 (1.97%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (1.48%) JSON
7 3 (1.48%) XML
8 2 (0.99%) Gherkin
8 2 (0.99%) REST
9 1 (0.49%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.49%) HTML5
9 1 (0.49%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (0.49%) JMS
9 1 (0.49%) jQuery
9 1 (0.49%) Spring
9 1 (0.49%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.37%) Management Information System
3 16 (7.88%) Reinsurance
4 8 (3.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.99%) User Experience
5 2 (0.99%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.49%) BYOD
6 1 (0.49%) Clustering
6 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.49%) Fintech
6 1 (0.49%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.49%) iPad
6 1 (0.49%) NHS
6 1 (0.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.45%) Linux
1 7 (3.45%) Unix
2 3 (1.48%) Kali Linux
3 2 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (90.15%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (26.60%) SDLC
3 46 (22.66%) Business Analysis
3 46 (22.66%) Project Management
4 40 (19.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (11.33%) Test Scripting
5 23 (11.33%) TOGAF
6 22 (10.84%) ITIL
7 20 (9.85%) Analytics
7 20 (9.85%) Use Case
8 19 (9.36%) User Stories
9 18 (8.87%) Data Flow Diagram
9 18 (8.87%) Requirements Analysis
9 18 (8.87%) Scrum
10 17 (8.37%) PRINCE2
11 16 (7.88%) Mentoring
11 16 (7.88%) UML
12 12 (5.91%) Information Security
12 12 (5.91%) RUP
12 12 (5.91%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.33%) SQL
2 9 (4.43%) Java
2 9 (4.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (3.94%) PL/SQL
4 6 (2.96%) C#
5 5 (2.46%) Perl
6 4 (1.97%) Python
7 2 (0.99%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.49%) PHP
8 1 (0.49%) Ruby
8 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (8.37%) ISEB
2 16 (7.88%) ISTQB
3 14 (6.90%) Degree
4 8 (3.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (3.45%) IIBA
6 5 (2.46%) CISSP
7 4 (1.97%) ISSEP
8 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.49%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.49%) CEH
9 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.49%) CISM
9 1 (0.49%) CRISC
9 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.49%) PMP
9 1 (0.49%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.49%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.34%) QA
2 12 (5.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.45%) PMO
4 6 (2.96%) PCI DSS
5 5 (2.46%) SLA
6 4 (1.97%) NIST 800
7 2 (0.99%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.97%) HP Fortify
1 4 (1.97%) Nessus
2 1 (0.49%) Ansible
2 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.49%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.49%) Terraform
2 1 (0.49%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (5.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.43%) Oracle
2 9 (4.43%) Pega
3 6 (2.96%) HP
4 4 (1.97%) NetApp
4 4 (1.97%) Veracode
5 3 (1.48%) Casewise
6 2 (0.99%) Google
7 1 (0.49%) Ariba
7 1 (0.49%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.49%) Avaya
7 1 (0.49%) IBM
7 1 (0.49%) SAP
7 1 (0.49%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.49%) Sun
7 1 (0.49%) Tableau
7 1 (0.49%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-upon-avon, Warwickshire
Jumar Solutions Ltd
Salary: bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Modis International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, h/c etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive base salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Solihull
Ei Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £62044.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Telford
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services
Salary: £65,500- £72,450
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £51,220 - 76,830 per year + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
West Midlands
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago