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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
V-Model
Rank 136 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 3 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.52% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 0
Average salary £70,000 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.48% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +4.25%
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
1938 1742 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.50% 82.09% 70.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1715 1588 989
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

V-Model Salary Histogram in Birmingham

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Waterfall
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
6 2 (22.22%) QA
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Test Management
7 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
7 1 (11.11%) System Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
7 1 (11.11%) Service Management
7 1 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
7 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 1 (11.11%) MS Project
7 1 (11.11%) SAP

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (11.11%) MS Project
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Head of Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Manager
3 1 (11.11%) QA Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Waterfall
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP