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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
V-Model
Rank 130 93 125
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +32
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 7 45 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 1.93% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 2.69% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 40 0
Average salary £29,000 £35,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.28% -12.50%
V-Model
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1869 1675 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 74.28% 72.01% 76.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1282 1300 1337
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

V-Model
Salary Trend in Reading

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

V-Model Salary Trend in Reading

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 7 (70.00%) ISEB
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (50.00%) GAMP
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (20.00%) TestDirector
4 2 (20.00%) MS Project
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) DSDM
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Primavera
5 1 (10.00%) Informatica
5 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Software Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) DSDM
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) GAMP
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (10.00%) Primavera
1 1 (10.00%) Informatica
1 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu