The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 263 304 313
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +9
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 2 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.13% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.16% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £44,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-14.77% +17.33%
V-Model
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5881 8832 9057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.10% 85.04% 85.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5254 7581 7664
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

V-Model
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

V-Model Salary Trend in the City of London

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) Banking
3 13 (86.67%) Finance
4 12 (80.00%) Project Management
5 8 (53.33%) Degree
5 8 (53.33%) Big Data
5 8 (53.33%) Business Transformation
5 8 (53.33%) Mobile Banking
6 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
6 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
7 6 (40.00%) Migration
7 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (40.00%) SDLC
8 5 (33.33%) Software Delivery
8 5 (33.33%) Change Control
8 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
8 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
8 5 (33.33%) Market Risk
8 5 (33.33%) MiFID
8 5 (33.33%) Derivative
8 5 (33.33%) System Testing
8 5 (33.33%) Data Migration
8 5 (33.33%) Reference Data
8 5 (33.33%) User Stories
8 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
8 5 (33.33%) Financial Institution
8 5 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (33.33%) Back Office
8 5 (33.33%) Scrum
8 5 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Calabash
1 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) SilkTest
1 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
1 1 (6.67%) WinRunner
General
1 14 (93.33%) Banking
2 13 (86.67%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Back Office
3 5 (33.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Test Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Solutions Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) SAP FI Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) SAP Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior SAP Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Manual Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Test Programme Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Derivative
2 5 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (33.33%) Market Risk
2 5 (33.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Project Management
3 8 (53.33%) Business Transformation
4 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
4 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
5 6 (40.00%) Migration
5 6 (40.00%) SDLC
5 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Change Control
6 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 5 (33.33%) Data Migration
6 5 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (33.33%) Software Delivery
6 5 (33.33%) System Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 5 (33.33%) User Stories
7 4 (26.67%) Defect Management
8 2 (13.33%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) MiFID
2 1 (6.67%) SDET
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Bloomberg
2 3 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Cognizant
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle