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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
V-Model
Rank 122 115 125
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 7 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.34% 0.55% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.64% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
Average salary £58,000 £53,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
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
1665 1710 1469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 81.50% 84.99% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1390 1361 1262
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 33 (89.19%) Software Testing
3 32 (86.49%) Validation
3 32 (86.49%) Test Planning
4 29 (78.38%) Test Management
5 28 (75.68%) Test Strategy
6 27 (72.97%) Selenium
7 20 (54.05%) Finance
8 13 (35.14%) WebDriver
9 12 (32.43%) Test Automation
10 11 (29.73%) Open Source
10 11 (29.73%) TestNG
10 11 (29.73%) Mentoring
10 11 (29.73%) JUnit
11 7 (18.92%) ISEB
11 7 (18.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (16.22%) Java
13 4 (10.81%) SQL
13 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
13 4 (10.81%) HND
13 4 (10.81%) Windows
13 4 (10.81%) Linux
13 4 (10.81%) C#
13 4 (10.81%) TDD
13 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
13 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
13 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
14 3 (8.11%) ISTQB

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (5.41%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 27 (72.97%) Selenium
2 13 (35.14%) WebDriver
3 11 (29.73%) JUnit
3 11 (29.73%) TestNG
4 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (54.05%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Test Engineer
2 18 (48.65%) Senior Test Engineer
3 11 (29.73%) Team Leader
3 11 (29.73%) Test Team Leader
4 2 (5.41%) Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Test Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Lead Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Test Leader
5 1 (2.70%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 33 (89.19%) Software Testing
3 32 (86.49%) Validation
3 32 (86.49%) Test Planning
4 29 (78.38%) Test Management
5 28 (75.68%) Test Strategy
6 12 (32.43%) Test Automation
7 11 (29.73%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
8 4 (10.81%) TDD
8 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.41%) Scrum
9 2 (5.41%) Scalability Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Analytics
9 2 (5.41%) BDD
10 1 (2.70%) User Stories
10 1 (2.70%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) Java
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) ISEB
1 7 (18.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (10.81%) HND
3 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft