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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 226 244 239
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 18 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.087% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.10% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 3
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +34.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £32,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,825 £52,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
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
4922 5912 5538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.40% 85.56% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4080 5013 4633
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +29 15 £32,500 -12.16% 5
Cheshire - 1 £37,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £30,000 - 1
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (78.57%) Waterfall
2 21 (50.00%) Migration
3 19 (45.24%) ISTQB
4 18 (42.86%) ISEB
4 18 (42.86%) Data Migration
5 17 (40.48%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (30.95%) Retail
8 11 (26.19%) Finance
8 11 (26.19%) ETL
8 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
9 10 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (23.81%) Selenium
9 10 (23.81%) Data Analytics
9 10 (23.81%) Analytics
9 10 (23.81%) CRM
9 10 (23.81%) Banking
10 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (21.43%) Software Testing
10 9 (21.43%) Test Management
10 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
11 8 (19.05%) Test Strategy
11 8 (19.05%) SQL
12 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
12 7 (16.67%) Defect Management
13 6 (14.29%) Security Testing
13 6 (14.29%) Information Assurance
13 6 (14.29%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Project
2 3 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (23.81%) Selenium
3 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
3 4 (9.52%) SpecFlow
4 3 (7.14%) HP UFT
4 3 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (2.38%) Appium
5 1 (2.38%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.38%) WinRunner
General
1 13 (30.95%) Retail
2 11 (26.19%) Finance
3 10 (23.81%) Banking
4 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 4 (9.52%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (7.14%) Retail Banking
7 2 (4.76%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Analyst
1 19 (45.24%) Test Analyst
2 11 (26.19%) Test Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Programme Test Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Test Programme Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Test Data Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Software Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Test Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Test Automation Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.76%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) ETL Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) CSS
1 4 (9.52%) Gherkin
1 4 (9.52%) HTML
1 4 (9.52%) HTML5
2 3 (7.14%) JTA
2 3 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) EPoS
1 4 (9.52%) Informatics
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (78.57%) Waterfall
2 21 (50.00%) Migration
3 18 (42.86%) Data Migration
4 11 (26.19%) ETL
5 10 (23.81%) Analytics
5 10 (23.81%) CRM
5 10 (23.81%) Data Analytics
6 9 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (21.43%) Test Management
7 8 (19.05%) Test Strategy
8 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 7 (16.67%) Defect Management
9 6 (14.29%) Information Assurance
9 6 (14.29%) SDLC
9 6 (14.29%) Security Testing
10 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
10 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
10 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) C#
2 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) ISTQB
2 18 (42.86%) ISEB
3 14 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
5 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 4 (9.52%) Degree
6 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.38%) HP
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