Period
to 27 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 27 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Waterfall Model
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 105 65
Rank change year-on-year +22 -40 -12
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 123 122 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.02% 2.60% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 2.81% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 90 104 221
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,750 £49,624 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.78% +4.47% +3.26%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,423 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,250 £63,354 £70,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.63% - +3.26%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,795 4,335 6,482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 93.11% 92.43% 93.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3,153 3,636 5,530
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £27,550 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in West Yorkshire

Waterfall
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Waterfall in West Yorkshire

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Waterfall in West Yorkshire

Waterfall
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 27 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
Leeds +28 74 £48,000 -7.93% 18
Bradford +13 27 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Halifax +9 10 £80,000 +77.78%
Wakefield +2 9 £40,000 -23.81% 1
Batley -3 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Wetherby - 1 £45,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £31,000 - 1
Waterfall
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 122 (99.19%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (30.08%) JIRA
3 36 (29.27%) Scrum
4 35 (28.46%) Finance
5 32 (26.02%) Confluence
6 31 (25.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (19.51%) SQL
7 24 (19.51%) SDLC
8 23 (18.70%) AWS
9 21 (17.07%) DevOps
10 20 (16.26%) Retail
11 19 (15.45%) Project Management
12 18 (14.63%) Test Automation
13 17 (13.82%) Android
13 17 (13.82%) QA
13 17 (13.82%) PRINCE2
13 17 (13.82%) Project Delivery
14 16 (13.01%) Microservices
14 16 (13.01%) Defect Management
14 16 (13.01%) Java
14 16 (13.01%) JavaScript
15 15 (12.20%) C#
15 15 (12.20%) Windows
15 15 (12.20%) HTML
15 15 (12.20%) CSS
15 15 (12.20%) Mentoring
15 15 (12.20%) Coaching
15 15 (12.20%) Decision-Making
16 14 (11.38%) Web Services
17 13 (10.57%) Logistics

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 32 (26.02%) Confluence
2 4 (3.25%) CICS
Applications
1 12 (9.76%) MS Visio
2 7 (5.69%) Chatbot
3 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.70%) AWS
2 8 (6.50%) GCP
3 7 (5.69%) Azure
3 7 (5.69%) SaaS
4 5 (4.07%) Trello
5 4 (3.25%) Serverless
6 1 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.81%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 8 (6.50%) DB2
2 8 (6.50%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (30.08%) JIRA
2 13 (10.57%) Jenkins
2 13 (10.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (9.76%) Git (software)
4 9 (7.32%) Maven
5 8 (6.50%) Android Studio
5 8 (6.50%) Ant
5 8 (6.50%) Eclipse
5 8 (6.50%) IntelliJ
5 8 (6.50%) JUnit
5 8 (6.50%) Subversion
5 8 (6.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (4.07%) Ranorex
7 4 (3.25%) IBM UrbanCode
7 4 (3.25%) Katalon Studio
7 4 (3.25%) Postman
7 4 (3.25%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.25%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.63%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.63%) Selenium
General
1 35 (28.46%) Finance
2 20 (16.26%) Retail
3 11 (8.94%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.88%) Italian Language
5 4 (3.25%) Banking
5 4 (3.25%) Legal
5 4 (3.25%) Retail Finance
6 3 (2.44%) Marketing
6 3 (2.44%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.63%) Advertising
7 2 (1.63%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.63%) Publishing
8 1 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (26.02%) Analyst
2 29 (23.58%) Business Analyst
3 22 (17.89%) Project Manager
4 12 (9.76%) Test Leader
5 11 (8.94%) Architect
5 11 (8.94%) Developer
6 10 (8.13%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) .NET Developer
7 8 (6.50%) Senior Business Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) Technical Architect
8 7 (5.69%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Test Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Agile Business Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Finance Business Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Financial Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Financial Business Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) SAP Manager
10 5 (4.07%) SAP Project Manager
10 5 (4.07%) Senior Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.20%) CSS
1 15 (12.20%) HTML
2 14 (11.38%) Web Services
3 12 (9.76%) jQuery
3 12 (9.76%) JSON
4 11 (8.94%) .NET
4 11 (8.94%) J2EE
5 10 (8.13%) REST
6 9 (7.32%) ASP.NET
7 8 (6.50%) Ajax
7 8 (6.50%) CSS3
7 8 (6.50%) Dropwizard
7 8 (6.50%) Hibernate
7 8 (6.50%) HTML5
7 8 (6.50%) JAXB
7 8 (6.50%) JDBC
7 8 (6.50%) JDOM
7 8 (6.50%) JPA
7 8 (6.50%) Spring
7 8 (6.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.69%) Mainframe
2 7 (5.69%) User Experience
3 6 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.25%) NHS
4 4 (3.25%) Video\Live Streaming
5 3 (2.44%) Robotics
5 3 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.81%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.81%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.82%) Android
2 15 (12.20%) Windows
3 9 (7.32%) Apple iOS
4 8 (6.50%) Windows 7
4 8 (6.50%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.25%) zOS
6 3 (2.44%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (99.19%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (29.27%) Scrum
3 31 (25.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (19.51%) SDLC
5 21 (17.07%) DevOps
6 19 (15.45%) Project Management
7 18 (14.63%) Test Automation
8 17 (13.82%) PRINCE2
8 17 (13.82%) Project Delivery
9 16 (13.01%) Defect Management
9 16 (13.01%) Microservices
10 15 (12.20%) Coaching
10 15 (12.20%) Decision-Making
10 15 (12.20%) Mentoring
11 13 (10.57%) Business Analysis
11 13 (10.57%) Kanban
11 13 (10.57%) Logistics
11 13 (10.57%) Software Engineering
12 12 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (8.94%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.51%) SQL
2 16 (13.01%) Java
2 16 (13.01%) JavaScript
3 15 (12.20%) C#
4 12 (9.76%) Python
5 8 (6.50%) Java 8
6 4 (3.25%) COBOL
6 4 (3.25%) Groovy
6 4 (3.25%) JCL
6 4 (3.25%) Kotlin
6 4 (3.25%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.25%) REXX
6 4 (3.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.81%) C
7 1 (0.81%) C++
7 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (8.94%) Degree
2 7 (5.69%) ISTQB
3 6 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (4.07%) ISEB
5 4 (3.25%) CISA
5 4 (3.25%) CISM
5 4 (3.25%) CISSP
5 4 (3.25%) Master's Degree
5 4 (3.25%) MCP
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.81%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.81%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.82%) QA
2 4 (3.25%) COBIT
2 4 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.25%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.63%) GDPR
4 1 (0.81%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (6.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.25%) CA Service Virtualization
1 4 (3.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (9.76%) Oracle
2 8 (6.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.69%) SAP
4 4 (3.25%) CA
4 4 (3.25%) Xamarin
5 3 (2.44%) IBM
5 3 (2.44%) Unisys
6 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com