The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
V-Model
Rank 106 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% 0.081% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.096% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -4.54%
V-Model
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1237 1042 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.30% 84.65% 81.30%
Number of salaries quoted 839 664 705
Average salary £41,500 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.75% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

V-Model
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

V-Model Salary Trend in Edinburgh

V-Model
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) RAD
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) QA

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center