The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
V-Model
Rank 80 61 69
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 11 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.11% 0.17% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 0.23% 0.77%
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 £35,661 £36,750 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.96% +3.52%
V-Model
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
820 442 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 82.91% 73.18% 78.96%
Number of salaries quoted 766 403 487
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £29,000
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 Northamptonshire

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

V-Model
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

V-Model Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

V-Model
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
Northampton -13 11 £35,000 -4.76%
V-Model
East Midlands

V-Model
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 19 (95.00%) QA
2 18 (90.00%) Test Management
3 17 (85.00%) ISTQB
4 16 (80.00%) Waterfall
5 15 (75.00%) Project Management
6 14 (70.00%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (15.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) ISEB
8 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
8 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
9 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
10 1 (5.00%) Velocity
10 1 (5.00%) Logistics
10 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
10 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (15.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Analyst
1 19 (95.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Test Management
2 16 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 15 (75.00%) Project Management
4 14 (70.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
8 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.00%) Logistics
8 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) ISEB
4 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (95.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft