The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
V-Model
Rank 79 74 70
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.13% 0.24% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.30% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £36,000 £26,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.84% -51.81%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
V-Model
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
643 657 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.28% 78.49% 83.21%
Number of salaries quoted 543 471 457
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 the North East

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

V-Model
Salary Trend in the North East

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

V-Model Salary Trend in the North East

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) WATIR

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (33.33%) nginx
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) WATIR
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Regular Expression
2 1 (33.33%) Gearman
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA