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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
V-Model
Rank 233 198 195
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -3
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 5 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.088% 0.49% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.59% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 12
Average salary £60,000 £53,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% +96.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £56,750 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £30,250
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +57.02%
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
4676 4916 4269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.56% 82.83% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3904 4065 3761
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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
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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 -22 3 £70,000 +30.84% 1
Dorset 0 1 £35,000 -33.33%
Gloucestershire -8 1 £22,500 -27.41%
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 30 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (75.76%) Waterfall
3 23 (69.70%) Software Testing
4 20 (60.61%) Validation
4 20 (60.61%) Test Planning
5 19 (57.58%) Test Strategy
5 19 (57.58%) Test Management
6 18 (54.55%) Finance
7 15 (45.45%) Selenium
8 9 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (27.27%) ISEB
9 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
10 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
10 7 (21.21%) WebDriver
11 6 (18.18%) Java
12 5 (15.15%) JUnit
12 5 (15.15%) Open Source
12 5 (15.15%) TestNG
12 5 (15.15%) Degree
12 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
13 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
13 4 (12.12%) TDD
13 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
13 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (12.12%) SQL
13 4 (12.12%) HND
13 4 (12.12%) Windows
13 4 (12.12%) Linux
13 4 (12.12%) Project Management
13 4 (12.12%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Selenium
2 7 (21.21%) WebDriver
3 5 (15.15%) JUnit
3 5 (15.15%) TestNG
4 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Military
4 1 (3.03%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Test Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Test Team Leader
3 5 (15.15%) Team Leader
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Graduate
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Release Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Graduate Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (75.76%) Waterfall
3 23 (69.70%) Software Testing
4 20 (60.61%) Validation
4 20 (60.61%) Test Planning
5 19 (57.58%) Test Strategy
5 19 (57.58%) Test Management
6 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
7 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
8 5 (15.15%) Open Source
8 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
9 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
9 4 (12.12%) TDD
9 4 (12.12%) Project Management
10 3 (9.09%) Requirements Management
10 3 (9.09%) Business Transformation
11 2 (6.06%) Analytics
11 2 (6.06%) Line Management
11 2 (6.06%) Scalability Testing
11 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) Ruby
4 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 9 (27.27%) ISEB
2 5 (15.15%) Degree
3 4 (12.12%) HND
4 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) PeopleSoft
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
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