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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
V-Model
Rank 706 681 647
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -34
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 193 201 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 158 179 185
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +4.25%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93506 88688 89250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.05% 81.54% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 75545 72933 75228
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

V-Model
Salary Trend

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

V-Model Salary Trend in the UK

V-Model
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing V-Model over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 within the UK.

V-Model Salary Histogram in the UK

V-Model
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
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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
England -13 185 £42,500 +13.33% 12
South East -5 60 £42,500 +13.33% 2
London +22 47 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Berkshire +5 37 £42,500 +12.58% 2
East Midlands +22 25 £35,000 +16.66%
South West -4 21 £55,000 +60.58% 3
Bristol +17 16 £57,500 +38.55% 2
Reading -16 12 £26,000 -31.12% 2
Yorkshire -41 12 £42,832 +22.37% 1
Northamptonshire -13 11 £35,000 -4.76%
Northampton -16 11 £35,000 -4.76%
Surrey -5 10 £52,500 +34.61%
East of England -29 10 £70,000 +90.47%
Newbury - 10 £42,500 -
City of London +17 8 £37,500 -26.82% 3
Buckinghamshire +2 8 £35,500 -16.47%
Milton Keynes -5 8 £35,500 -16.47%
West Yorkshire -31 8 £37,831 +8.08%
Wokingham - 8 £46,250 -
Nottinghamshire +10 7 £35,000 -
Leeds -13 7 £40,000 +14.28%
Scotland - 7 £43,750 -
Cheshire -11 6 £30,000 -
North West -24 6 £30,000 -13.04%
Glasgow - 6 £17,500 -
Leicestershire +20 5 £35,000 +16.66%
Hampshire -10 5 £32,000 -5.88%
Cambridgeshire -1 4 £55,000 +49.65%
Harrogate -8 4 £47,500 -9.52%
Cambridge -12 4 £55,000 +49.65%

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 268 (64.42%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (44.95%) Waterfall
3 135 (32.45%) ISEB
4 132 (31.73%) Software Testing
5 123 (29.57%) Finance
6 118 (28.37%) Test Scripting
7 115 (27.64%) SQL
8 99 (23.80%) ISTQB
9 80 (19.23%) QA
10 78 (18.75%) SQL Server
10 78 (18.75%) Microsoft
11 73 (17.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 68 (16.35%) Test Management
13 66 (15.87%) Selenium
14 64 (15.38%) Degree
15 63 (15.14%) Oracle
16 62 (14.90%) HP Quality Center
17 61 (14.66%) .NET
18 60 (14.42%) User Acceptance Testing
19 55 (13.22%) Manual Testing
19 55 (13.22%) Project Management
20 51 (12.26%) QuickTest Pro
21 48 (11.54%) Test Automation
22 47 (11.30%) C#
23 44 (10.58%) Regression Testing
23 44 (10.58%) Scrum
23 44 (10.58%) Mentoring
24 43 (10.34%) Java
24 43 (10.34%) PRINCE2
25 42 (10.10%) HTML

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 11 (2.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.96%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.72%) CMS
3 3 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (0.72%) LiveCycle
4 2 (0.48%) WorkSite
4 2 (0.48%) IIS
4 2 (0.48%) Apache
4 2 (0.48%) Documentum
5 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 33 (7.93%) MS Project
2 32 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 25 (6.01%) MS Office
4 12 (2.88%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.16%) Niku Workbench
6 4 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.33%) Internet
2 8 (1.92%) HTTP
3 4 (0.96%) FTP
3 4 (0.96%) RTP
4 2 (0.48%) LAN
5 1 (0.24%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.24%) UMTS
5 1 (0.24%) GPRS
5 1 (0.24%) VPN
5 1 (0.24%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) IPv6
5 1 (0.24%) Intranet
5 1 (0.24%) Firewall
5 1 (0.24%) Wireless
5 1 (0.24%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.24%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.24%) HSPA
5 1 (0.24%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.21%) Oracle Database
2 30 (7.21%) Relational Database
3 21 (5.05%) Oracle Database 10g
4 20 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (4.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (4.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 18 (4.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (4.33%) MySQL
6 7 (1.68%) Big Data
7 4 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.72%) DB2
8 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.48%) OLAP
9 2 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.48%) MS Access
9 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.48%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 66 (15.87%) Selenium
2 51 (12.26%) QuickTest Pro
3 39 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (8.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 32 (7.69%) WebDriver
5 32 (7.69%) JUnit
5 32 (7.69%) JIRA
6 16 (3.85%) LoadRunner
7 13 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 10 (2.40%) TestNG
9 9 (2.16%) Toad
9 9 (2.16%) TestDirector
10 8 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
10 8 (1.92%) SoapUI
11 7 (1.68%) Visual Studio
12 6 (1.44%) Eclipse
12 6 (1.44%) Subversion
13 5 (1.20%) Jenkins
13 5 (1.20%) Spock
14 4 (0.96%) Git (software)
General
1 123 (29.57%) Finance
2 34 (8.17%) Banking
3 18 (4.33%) Retail
4 13 (3.13%) Electronics
5 11 (2.64%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.92%) Aerospace
7 7 (1.68%) Back Office
8 6 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.96%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.96%) French Language
9 4 (0.96%) German Language
9 4 (0.96%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.72%) Marketing
11 2 (0.48%) Billing
11 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.48%) Law
12 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.24%) Games
12 1 (0.24%) Automotive
12 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 160 (38.46%) Analyst
2 119 (28.61%) Test Analyst
3 49 (11.78%) Tester
4 40 (9.62%) Developer
5 35 (8.41%) Test Leader
6 34 (8.17%) Designer
7 29 (6.97%) Business Analyst
8 26 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
9 25 (6.01%) Software Tester
10 24 (5.77%) Test Engineer
11 20 (4.81%) Test Manager
12 19 (4.57%) .NET Developer
12 19 (4.57%) Senior Test Analyst
13 18 (4.33%) Technical Analyst
13 18 (4.33%) Team Leader
14 17 (4.09%) Technical Business Analyst
15 16 (3.85%) Test Team Leader
16 15 (3.61%) Software Engineer
17 14 (3.37%) Architect
17 14 (3.37%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (14.66%) .NET
2 42 (10.10%) HTML
3 35 (8.41%) ASP.NET
4 26 (6.25%) XML
5 25 (6.01%) CSS
5 25 (6.01%) Web Services
6 20 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (4.33%) jQuery
8 13 (3.13%) HTML5
8 13 (3.13%) .NET Framework
9 12 (2.88%) Spring
10 10 (2.40%) SOAP
11 9 (2.16%) Hibernate
12 6 (1.44%) JSP
12 6 (1.44%) DHTML
12 6 (1.44%) J2EE
13 5 (1.20%) NHibernate
14 4 (0.96%) Spring MVC
14 4 (0.96%) JDBC
14 4 (0.96%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (7.69%) Open Source
3 24 (5.77%) Life Science
4 22 (5.29%) Chemistry
5 18 (4.33%) Mathematics
6 16 (3.85%) Biology
6 16 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.88%) Statistics
8 11 (2.64%) RIA
9 9 (2.16%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
11 6 (1.44%) Computer Science
12 5 (1.20%) PKI
13 4 (0.96%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.96%) IBM Mainframe
14 3 (0.72%) iPhone
14 3 (0.72%) iPad
14 3 (0.72%) SWIFT
14 3 (0.72%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.48%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.61%) UNIX
2 13 (3.13%) Windows
3 12 (2.88%) Linux
4 4 (0.96%) Android
4 4 (0.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (64.42%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (44.95%) Waterfall
3 132 (31.73%) Software Testing
4 118 (28.37%) Test Scripting
5 68 (16.35%) Test Management
6 60 (14.42%) User Acceptance Testing
7 55 (13.22%) Project Management
7 55 (13.22%) Manual Testing
8 48 (11.54%) Test Automation
9 44 (10.58%) Mentoring
9 44 (10.58%) Regression Testing
9 44 (10.58%) Scrum
10 43 (10.34%) PRINCE2
11 41 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 41 (9.86%) Test Strategy
12 40 (9.62%) Test Planning
13 37 (8.89%) Integration Testing
14 35 (8.41%) Automated Testing
15 32 (7.69%) Validation
16 27 (6.49%) UML
Programming Languages
1 115 (27.64%) SQL
2 47 (11.30%) C#
3 43 (10.34%) Java
4 36 (8.65%) JavaScript
5 25 (6.01%) PL/SQL
6 14 (3.37%) C
7 12 (2.88%) C++
8 7 (1.68%) VBScript
9 5 (1.20%) Perl
9 5 (1.20%) Groovy
10 4 (0.96%) VC++
10 4 (0.96%) Python
10 4 (0.96%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.72%) Korn
11 3 (0.72%) PHP
11 3 (0.72%) VBA
11 3 (0.72%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.48%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.48%) VB
12 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 135 (32.45%) ISEB
2 99 (23.80%) ISTQB
3 73 (17.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 64 (15.38%) Degree
5 21 (5.05%) Security Cleared
6 15 (3.61%) PhD
7 10 (2.40%) SC Cleared
8 8 (1.92%) HND
9 7 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.48%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.48%) CISM
10 2 (0.48%) CISSP
10 2 (0.48%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.24%) APMP
11 1 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (19.23%) QA
2 32 (7.69%) GAMP
3 8 (1.92%) HL7
3 8 (1.92%) IEC 61508
3 8 (1.92%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.44%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.44%) SLA
5 5 (1.20%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) Firmware
2 1 (0.24%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 62 (14.90%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.96%) CA LISA
2 4 (0.96%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 78 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 63 (15.14%) Oracle
3 35 (8.41%) HP
4 14 (3.37%) SAP
4 14 (3.37%) Capita
5 9 (2.16%) Niku
6 6 (1.44%) Primavera
6 6 (1.44%) CA
7 5 (1.20%) IBM
8 4 (0.96%) Citrix
8 4 (0.96%) Green Hat
9 3 (0.72%) Adobe
10 2 (0.48%) SOASTA, Inc
10 2 (0.48%) T-Plan
10 2 (0.48%) Interwoven
10 2 (0.48%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.48%) Informatica
10 2 (0.48%) Pegasus
10 2 (0.48%) Perforce
11 1 (0.24%) Telerik
South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £350000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita IT Professional Services
Salary: Depending upon experience
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
Certeco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hays London City Projects
Salary: £380.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago