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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
V-Model
Rank 96 103 87
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 13 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.83% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.24% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £70,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +150.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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
1391 1243 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.60% 84.27% 86.03%
Number of salaries quoted 880 829 641
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing V-Model across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

V-Model Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 21 (91.30%) ISEB
2 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (86.96%) ISTQB
4 13 (56.52%) Test Strategy
5 11 (47.83%) Finance
6 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
6 10 (43.48%) Coaching
7 9 (39.13%) Test Scripting
7 9 (39.13%) Performance Testing
7 9 (39.13%) Banking
8 8 (34.78%) Retail
8 8 (34.78%) Asset Management
8 8 (34.78%) TDD
8 8 (34.78%) Retail Banking
8 8 (34.78%) BDD
9 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
10 4 (17.39%) Analytics
10 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
11 3 (13.04%) Degree
11 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
12 2 (8.70%) General Ledger
12 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
12 2 (8.70%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
12 2 (8.70%) Scrum
12 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
12 2 (8.70%) VBScript

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) TestComplete
2 1 (4.35%) QAComplete
2 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.35%) JMeter
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Banking
3 8 (34.78%) Retail
3 8 (34.78%) Retail Banking
4 2 (8.70%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
1 12 (52.17%) Test Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Performance Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Performance Test Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Test Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Grid Computing
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (56.52%) Test Strategy
4 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
4 10 (43.48%) Coaching
5 9 (39.13%) Performance Testing
5 9 (39.13%) Test Scripting
6 8 (34.78%) BDD
6 8 (34.78%) TDD
6 8 (34.78%) Asset Management
7 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
8 4 (17.39%) Analytics
9 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
10 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Scrum
10 2 (8.70%) Compatibility Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.70%) VBScript
1 2 (8.70%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) ISEB
2 20 (86.96%) ISTQB
3 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (13.04%) Degree
5 2 (8.70%) ISEB Practitioner