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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
V-Model
Rank 122 99 104
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 4 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.23% 0.82% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 1.02% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 10
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.71%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,750 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +50.00%
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
1478 1464 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.50% 80.35% 76.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1177 1296 1093
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Retail Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 3 (42.86%) SWIFT
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Coaching
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 2 (28.57%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) FATCA
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Retail Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) SWIFT
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP