The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
V-Model
Rank 67 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 11 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.53% 0.24% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 0.32% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 4
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +53.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +3.52%
V-Model
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
609 315 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 84.58% 75.00% 82.58%
Number of salaries quoted 586 290 365
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

V-Model
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

V-Model Salary Trend in Northampton

V-Model
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 18 (94.74%) QA
2 17 (89.47%) Test Management
3 16 (84.21%) ISTQB
4 15 (78.95%) Waterfall
5 14 (73.68%) Business Process Mapping
5 14 (73.68%) Project Management
6 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
7 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.53%) ISEB
9 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.26%) Velocity
9 1 (5.26%) Logistics
9 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Analyst
1 18 (94.74%) Test Analyst
2 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Test Management
2 15 (78.95%) Waterfall
3 14 (73.68%) Business Process Mapping
3 14 (73.68%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) Logistics
7 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) ISTQB
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (10.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (94.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft