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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
V-Model
Rank 128 96 115
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +19
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 8 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.42% 1.49% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 1.72% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 1
Average salary £35,000 £53,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.57% +137.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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
1683 1570 1334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.25% 86.50% 84.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1460 1240 1166
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Software Testing
2 9 (81.82%) ISEB
3 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
3 8 (72.73%) Waterfall
4 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (54.55%) Ruby
5 6 (54.55%) TDD
5 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Java
5 6 (54.55%) SQL
6 5 (45.45%) VB
6 5 (45.45%) C
6 5 (45.45%) C++
6 5 (45.45%) HTML
6 5 (45.45%) DSDM
6 5 (45.45%) Scrum
6 5 (45.45%) Performance Testing
6 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (45.45%) Open Source
7 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (27.27%) Test Management
9 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
9 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
9 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 2 (18.18%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (18.18%) Line Management
9 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
9 2 (18.18%) C#
10 1 (9.09%) MS Excel

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
1 1 (9.09%) Redmine
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) QA Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Software Testing
3 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
3 8 (72.73%) Waterfall
4 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (54.55%) TDD
5 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
6 5 (45.45%) DSDM
6 5 (45.45%) Scrum
6 5 (45.45%) Performance Testing
6 5 (45.45%) Open Source
6 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (27.27%) Test Management
8 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
8 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
8 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 2 (18.18%) Line Management
8 2 (18.18%) Target Operating Model
9 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) Ruby
2 5 (45.45%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) VB
2 5 (45.45%) C
3 2 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) ISEB
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (9.09%) HND
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 1 (9.09%) TickIT
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft