The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
V-Model
Rank 138 163 153
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -10
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 17 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.092% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 3
Average salary £44,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.84% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £33,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.61% +15.27%
V-Model
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2615 2649 2443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.01% 80.98% 79.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1734 1674 1695
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

V-Model
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

V-Model Salary Trend in Scotland

V-Model
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing V-Model across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

V-Model Salary Histogram in Scotland

V-Model
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Edinburgh +9 11 £44,000 +33.33%
Glasgow - 5 £52,500 -
Stirling - 3 £45,000 -
V-Model
UK

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 22 (88.00%) Finance
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) ISTQB
3 17 (68.00%) ISEB
3 17 (68.00%) Waterfall
4 15 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 13 (52.00%) Analytics
6 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
6 9 (36.00%) Coaching
7 5 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
7 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Resource Management
7 5 (20.00%) Security Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Information Assurance
7 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (16.00%) Banking
8 4 (16.00%) Degree
8 4 (16.00%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (12.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
9 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
10 2 (8.00%) SQL
10 2 (8.00%) HP
10 2 (8.00%) Project Management
10 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
10 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
10 2 (8.00%) Workflow

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (8.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) Ant
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 22 (88.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
1 10 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Test Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Test Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Graduate
5 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) QA Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Graduate
5 1 (4.00%) Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) J2EE
1 1 (4.00%) Struts
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
1 1 (4.00%) XML
1 1 (4.00%) XSLT
1 1 (4.00%) Spring
1 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Waterfall
3 13 (52.00%) Analytics
4 9 (36.00%) Coaching
4 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (20.00%) Security Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (8.00%) Business Transformation
7 2 (8.00%) User Stories
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Workflow
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
7 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.00%) E-business
8 1 (4.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Python
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) ISTQB
2 17 (68.00%) ISEB
3 15 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (16.00%) Degree
6 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle