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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
V-Model
Rank 300 327 317
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -10
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 8 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.077% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 14
Average salary £39,000 £44,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.86% -6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £44,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.82% +47.50%
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
8846 10616 9965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.34% 83.90% 82.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7581 8841 8628
Average salary £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015, 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 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) Finance
3 14 (70.00%) Degree
4 10 (50.00%) Banking
4 10 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 9 (45.00%) Big Data
5 9 (45.00%) Project Management
5 9 (45.00%) Business Transformation
5 9 (45.00%) Mobile Banking
6 8 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
6 8 (40.00%) QA
7 7 (35.00%) ISTQB
7 7 (35.00%) ISEB
7 7 (35.00%) SQL
8 6 (30.00%) Selenium
8 6 (30.00%) Integration Testing
9 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
9 5 (25.00%) BDD
9 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
10 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
10 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
10 4 (20.00%) Java
10 4 (20.00%) HP
10 4 (20.00%) Equities
10 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
11 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (15.00%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Selenium
2 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (85.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
2 12 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) QA Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Lead Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Test Leader
4 3 (15.00%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Automated Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (20.00%) Equities
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Streaming Video
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) SWIFT
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 9 (45.00%) Project Management
3 9 (45.00%) Business Transformation
4 8 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Integration Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (25.00%) BDD
6 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Service Management
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL
9 2 (10.00%) RAD
9 2 (10.00%) TDD
9 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby
4 2 (10.00%) VBScript
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) ISEB
2 7 (35.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) HP