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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
V-Model
Rank 64 49 59
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.58% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 0.33% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +53.12%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -4.54%
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
579 305 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 83.31% 76.63% 81.31%
Number of salaries quoted 547 287 361
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 16 (94.12%) QA
2 15 (88.24%) ISTQB
2 15 (88.24%) Test Management
2 15 (88.24%) Waterfall
3 14 (82.35%) Project Management
3 14 (82.35%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) ISEB
5 1 (5.88%) Logistics
5 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Velocity
5 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Analyst
1 16 (94.12%) Test Analyst
2 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Test Management
1 15 (88.24%) Waterfall
2 14 (82.35%) Business Process Mapping
2 14 (82.35%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Logistics
4 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (94.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft