The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
V-Model
Rank 119 112 113
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 8 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.38% 0.75% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.95% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 4
Average salary £70,000 £33,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+112.12% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
V-Model
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1636 1682 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.28% 78.63% 71.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1494 1061
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing V-Model across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

V-Model
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing V-Model across the Birmingham region.

V-Model Salary Trend in Birmingham

V-Model
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing V-Model across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

V-Model Salary Histogram in Birmingham

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing V-Model also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited V-Model.

1 18 (78.26%) Waterfall
2 14 (60.87%) PRINCE2
2 14 (60.87%) Project Management
3 13 (56.52%) Banking
4 7 (30.43%) Finance
5 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
5 5 (21.74%) QA
6 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy
6 4 (17.39%) Test Management
6 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (17.39%) MS Project
6 4 (17.39%) SAP
6 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.04%) Migration
7 3 (13.04%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (13.04%) Resource Management
7 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.04%) MS Office
7 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.04%) ISEB
7 3 (13.04%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
7 3 (13.04%) SAP HR
7 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
8 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing V-Model also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited V-Model. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Project
2 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP HR
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (56.52%) Banking
2 7 (30.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
1 5 (21.74%) Head of Testing
2 3 (13.04%) Test Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Quality Manager
3 1 (4.35%) QA Manager
3 1 (4.35%) IT Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Waterfall
2 14 (60.87%) PRINCE2
2 14 (60.87%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Test Management
3 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy
4 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Resource Management
4 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) RAD
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
2 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (13.04%) ISEB
3 3 (13.04%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft