The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
V-Model
Rank 220 222 193
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -29
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 23 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.12% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.15% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 23
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £41,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,875 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.47% +5.35%
V-Model
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5361 4606 4331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.20% 81.96% 77.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4404 3988 3782
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

V-Model
Salary Trend in the South West

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

V-Model Salary Trend in the South West

V-Model
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing V-Model across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

V-Model Salary Histogram in the South West

V-Model
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Bristol +15 16 £56,250 +38.03% 2
Wiltshire - 4 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire -13 1 £30,000 -18.91%
Dorset -17 1 £40,000 +26.98%
Devon - 1 £37,500 - 1
V-Model
England

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 48 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (76.79%) Waterfall
3 35 (62.50%) Selenium
4 33 (58.93%) Software Testing
4 33 (58.93%) Validation
5 32 (57.14%) Test Planning
6 28 (50.00%) Test Strategy
6 28 (50.00%) Test Management
7 27 (48.21%) Test Automation
8 26 (46.43%) Mentoring
9 25 (44.64%) WebDriver
10 24 (42.86%) Open Source
10 24 (42.86%) JUnit
11 16 (28.57%) Finance
11 16 (28.57%) TestNG
12 9 (16.07%) Test Scripting
12 9 (16.07%) SQL
13 8 (14.29%) ISEB
14 6 (10.71%) Scrum
14 6 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
15 5 (8.93%) HND
16 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
16 4 (7.14%) Automated Testing
16 4 (7.14%) Degree
16 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
17 3 (5.36%) Manual Testing
17 3 (5.36%) IEC 61508
17 3 (5.36%) Rational DOORS
17 3 (5.36%) MODAF

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) VPN
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
1 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) OLAP
2 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.57%) PowerCenter
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (62.50%) Selenium
2 25 (44.64%) WebDriver
3 24 (42.86%) JUnit
4 16 (28.57%) TestNG
5 3 (5.36%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Aerospace
2 3 (5.36%) Electronics
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Test Team Leader
1 17 (30.36%) Team Leader
2 13 (23.21%) Test Engineer
2 13 (23.21%) Senior Test Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Test Leader
4 4 (7.14%) Release Manager
4 4 (7.14%) Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Tester
6 2 (3.57%) Informatica Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Software Tester
6 2 (3.57%) Software Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Systems Test Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Software Release Manager
7 1 (1.79%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (1.79%) Ajax
3 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.79%) CSS
3 1 (1.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) PKI
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
1 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (76.79%) Waterfall
3 33 (58.93%) Software Testing
3 33 (58.93%) Validation
4 32 (57.14%) Test Planning
5 28 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 28 (50.00%) Test Management
6 27 (48.21%) Test Automation
7 26 (46.43%) Mentoring
8 9 (16.07%) Test Scripting
9 6 (10.71%) Scrum
10 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
11 4 (7.14%) Automated Testing
12 3 (5.36%) MODAF
12 3 (5.36%) UML
12 3 (5.36%) CRM
12 3 (5.36%) Manual Testing
13 2 (3.57%) Supplier Management
13 2 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (3.57%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) C#
2 3 (5.36%) Java
3 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) ISEB
2 6 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (8.93%) HND
4 4 (7.14%) Degree
4 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) Informatica
3 1 (1.79%) Telerik
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Exeter
WA Consultants
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago