The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
V-Model
Rank 240 246 256
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 9 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.084% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 6
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5491 5894 5978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.67% 82.54% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4402 4769 4929
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

V-Model
Salary Trend in the North West

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

V-Model Salary Trend in the North West

V-Model
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing V-Model across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

V-Model Salary Histogram in the North West

V-Model
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +11 7 £30,500 -16.43%
Merseyside +15 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Cumbria - 1 - -
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 13 (86.67%) Finance
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) MS Project
4 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
4 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
4 8 (53.33%) Banking
4 8 (53.33%) QA
5 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 4 (26.67%) ISEB
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) Analytics
7 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (13.33%) Coaching
8 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
8 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (13.33%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) Spring
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle
8 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
8 2 (13.33%) C
8 2 (13.33%) Java
8 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
8 2 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (13.33%) OO
8 2 (13.33%) Swing

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Project
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) ProC
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Principal Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Information Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) JDBC
1 2 (13.33%) Swing
1 2 (13.33%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (13.33%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) DSDM
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 4 (26.67%) ISEB
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) IBM