The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
V-Model
Rank 109 110 117
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 17 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.90% 0.53% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.62% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 0
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.96% -9.37%
V-Model
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1579 1444 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.32% 85.75% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1304 1148 1164
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

V-Model
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

V-Model Salary Trend in Bristol

V-Model
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing V-Model across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

V-Model Salary Histogram in Bristol

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 40 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 36 (90.00%) Software Testing
3 35 (87.50%) Validation
3 35 (87.50%) Test Planning
4 33 (82.50%) Test Management
5 32 (80.00%) Test Strategy
6 30 (75.00%) Selenium
7 23 (57.50%) Finance
8 13 (32.50%) Test Automation
8 13 (32.50%) WebDriver
9 12 (30.00%) Open Source
9 12 (30.00%) TestNG
9 12 (30.00%) Mentoring
9 12 (30.00%) JUnit
10 6 (15.00%) ISEB
10 6 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (12.50%) Java
12 3 (7.50%) SQL
12 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
12 3 (7.50%) HND
12 3 (7.50%) Windows
12 3 (7.50%) Linux
12 3 (7.50%) C#
12 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
12 3 (7.50%) TDD
12 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
12 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
12 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 30 (75.00%) Selenium
2 13 (32.50%) WebDriver
3 12 (30.00%) TestNG
3 12 (30.00%) JUnit
4 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Test Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 12 (30.00%) Test Team Leader
3 12 (30.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Test Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Lead Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 40 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 36 (90.00%) Software Testing
3 35 (87.50%) Validation
3 35 (87.50%) Test Planning
4 33 (82.50%) Test Management
5 32 (80.00%) Test Strategy
6 13 (32.50%) Test Automation
7 12 (30.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.50%) TDD
8 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.00%) Analytics
9 2 (5.00%) BDD
9 2 (5.00%) Scalability Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Scrum
10 1 (2.50%) User Stories
10 1 (2.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) Java
2 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) ISEB
1 6 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (7.50%) HND
2 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft