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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
V-Model
Rank 641 644 628
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 219 225 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 160 191 206
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.72% -10.00%

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
85706 85883 83957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.85% 82.34% 80.02%
Number of salaries quoted 69758 68377 69647
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 £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 6 March 2015 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 6 March 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
(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
England -1 195 £42,500 +13.33% 14
London +25 60 £52,250 +16.11% 3
South East -31 56 £42,500 - 6
Berkshire -23 25 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Surrey +15 22 £42,500 -10.52%
Reading -9 22 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Scotland +26 19 £44,000 +10.00% 9
East Midlands +28 18 £33,772 -9.94%
Yorkshire +8 18 £32,500 -35.00% 2
South West -69 17 £55,000 +77.41%
Bristol -1 15 £55,000 +37.50%
Nottinghamshire +19 14 £34,750 +61.62%
Nottingham +15 14 £34,750 +61.62%
City of London +3 14 £45,000 -15.09% 2
West Midlands -14 13 £47,500 - 2
Edinburgh +13 11 £44,000 - 3
North West +2 10 £34,000 -9.33%
Manchester +11 9 £30,500 -
South Yorkshire +1 9 £32,500 -40.63% 1
West Yorkshire +1 9 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Glasgow +18 8 £24,000 -40.00% 6
Sheffield 0 8 £32,500 -40.63% 1
Leeds - 7 £27,500 - 1
Birmingham -5 5 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Stockport - 5 £30,500 -
Leicestershire +20 4 £29,500 -37.89%
Hampshire - 4 £31,250 -
Leicester - 4 £29,500 -
East of England +11 3 £27,500 -50.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 3 £30,000 -14.28% 5

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

1 378 (84.94%) Agile Software Development
2 302 (67.87%) Waterfall
3 176 (39.55%) Finance
4 169 (37.98%) ISEB
5 142 (31.91%) ISTQB
6 126 (28.31%) Test Scripting
7 120 (26.97%) Software Testing
8 114 (25.62%) SQL
9 108 (24.27%) Selenium
10 98 (22.02%) QA
11 89 (20.00%) Degree
12 83 (18.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 82 (18.43%) Java
14 74 (16.63%) Test Management
15 70 (15.73%) Test Strategy
16 63 (14.16%) Validation
17 58 (13.03%) Mentoring
18 57 (12.81%) Project Management
19 55 (12.36%) User Acceptance Testing
20 54 (12.13%) TDD
21 53 (11.91%) MS Project
22 52 (11.69%) HTML
23 51 (11.46%) Test Automation
24 49 (11.01%) Banking
25 48 (10.79%) WebDriver
26 47 (10.56%) Test Planning
26 47 (10.56%) PRINCE2
27 46 (10.34%) Microsoft
28 45 (10.11%) Analytics
29 43 (9.66%) JavaScript

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 10 (2.25%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.12%) LiveCycle
3 4 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (0.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.45%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.22%) CMS
Applications
1 53 (11.91%) MS Project
2 42 (9.44%) MS Excel
3 24 (5.39%) MS Office
4 21 (4.72%) MS Visio
5 15 (3.37%) Niku Workbench
6 9 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.35%) SaaS
2 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.15%) Internet
2 7 (1.57%) HTTP
3 5 (1.12%) DNS
4 4 (0.90%) WAN
4 4 (0.90%) LAN
5 3 (0.67%) ATM
6 1 (0.22%) GPRS
6 1 (0.22%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.22%) UMTS
6 1 (0.22%) FTP
6 1 (0.22%) VPN
6 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.22%) IPv6
6 1 (0.22%) 802.15
6 1 (0.22%) Firewall
6 1 (0.22%) Wireless
6 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.22%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.22%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (6.29%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.94%) Big Data
3 15 (3.37%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.02%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.57%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (1.57%) Data Mining
5 7 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (1.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.12%) DB2
7 4 (0.90%) MS Access
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.22%) MySQL
9 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 108 (24.27%) Selenium
2 48 (10.79%) WebDriver
3 30 (6.74%) JUnit
4 27 (6.07%) JIRA
5 24 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (5.17%) SoapUI
7 19 (4.27%) TestNG
7 19 (4.27%) QuickTest Pro
8 16 (3.60%) Jenkins
9 15 (3.37%) LoadRunner
9 15 (3.37%) Git (software)
10 13 (2.92%) Visual Studio
11 11 (2.47%) Subversion
12 9 (2.02%) Cucumber
13 8 (1.80%) Hudson
13 8 (1.80%) JBehave
13 8 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (1.80%) FitNesse
13 8 (1.80%) TestDirector
13 8 (1.80%) ClearCase
General
1 176 (39.55%) Finance
2 49 (11.01%) Banking
3 19 (4.27%) Retail
4 6 (1.35%) Retail Banking
4 6 (1.35%) Law
5 5 (1.12%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.12%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.67%) Legal
7 3 (0.67%) Military
8 2 (0.45%) Marketing
8 2 (0.45%) Billing
8 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 193 (43.37%) Analyst
2 157 (35.28%) Test Analyst
3 43 (9.66%) Test Manager
3 43 (9.66%) Tester
3 43 (9.66%) Test Engineer
4 32 (7.19%) Team Leader
4 32 (7.19%) Developer
5 31 (6.97%) Test Leader
6 28 (6.29%) Project Manager
7 27 (6.07%) Business Analyst
7 27 (6.07%) Senior Test Engineer
8 24 (5.39%) Senior Analyst
9 22 (4.94%) Senior Test Analyst
10 17 (3.82%) Development Team Leader
10 17 (3.82%) Software Engineer
11 15 (3.37%) Systems Analyst
11 15 (3.37%) Software Tester
12 13 (2.92%) Lead Test Analyst
13 12 (2.70%) Test Team Leader
13 12 (2.70%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (11.69%) HTML
2 37 (8.31%) CSS
3 36 (8.09%) XML
4 34 (7.64%) .NET
5 23 (5.17%) ASP.NET
6 17 (3.82%) STL
7 16 (3.60%) Web Services
8 15 (3.37%) Spring
9 12 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (2.47%) Hibernate
11 10 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 8 (1.80%) jQuery
12 8 (1.80%) JPA
12 8 (1.80%) JSP
13 7 (1.57%) Middleware
14 6 (1.35%) Struts
14 6 (1.35%) J2EE
14 6 (1.35%) Ajax
14 6 (1.35%) Gherkin
15 5 (1.12%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.31%) Open Source
2 34 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.39%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.94%) Mobile Banking
5 12 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.25%) SWIFT
7 6 (1.35%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.12%) iPad
8 5 (1.12%) iPhone
9 4 (0.90%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.90%) Physics
9 4 (0.90%) DTCC
10 3 (0.67%) PKI
10 3 (0.67%) PMI
10 3 (0.67%) NHS
11 2 (0.45%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.45%) IVR
11 2 (0.45%) CESG
11 2 (0.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (0.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.17%) UNIX
1 23 (5.17%) Linux
2 17 (3.82%) Windows
3 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.45%) Android
4 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.22%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (84.94%) Agile Software Development
2 302 (67.87%) Waterfall
3 126 (28.31%) Test Scripting
4 120 (26.97%) Software Testing
5 74 (16.63%) Test Management
6 70 (15.73%) Test Strategy
7 63 (14.16%) Validation
8 58 (13.03%) Mentoring
9 57 (12.81%) Project Management
10 55 (12.36%) User Acceptance Testing
11 54 (12.13%) TDD
12 51 (11.46%) Test Automation
13 47 (10.56%) Test Planning
13 47 (10.56%) PRINCE2
14 45 (10.11%) Analytics
15 43 (9.66%) Scrum
16 42 (9.44%) Manual Testing
17 37 (8.31%) UML
18 35 (7.87%) Line Management
19 34 (7.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 114 (25.62%) SQL
2 82 (18.43%) Java
3 43 (9.66%) JavaScript
4 38 (8.54%) C#
5 28 (6.29%) C++
6 17 (3.82%) PHP
7 13 (2.92%) C
8 12 (2.70%) PL/SQL
8 12 (2.70%) Python
9 7 (1.57%) Groovy
9 7 (1.57%) Scala
10 6 (1.35%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.12%) VBScript
12 4 (0.90%) Perl
12 4 (0.90%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.90%) VBA
13 2 (0.45%) VB
14 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 169 (37.98%) ISEB
2 142 (31.91%) ISTQB
3 89 (20.00%) Degree
4 83 (18.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 17 (3.82%) Security Cleared
5 17 (3.82%) ISEB Practitioner
6 15 (3.37%) HND
7 13 (2.92%) VCP4
8 11 (2.47%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.90%) CSSLP
11 3 (0.67%) APMP
11 3 (0.67%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.45%) CISM
12 2 (0.45%) CISSP
12 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (22.02%) QA
2 10 (2.25%) GAMP
3 4 (0.90%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.67%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.45%) HL7
6 1 (0.22%) SLA
6 1 (0.22%) FATCA
System Software
1 5 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.90%) Firmware
3 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 33 (7.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.94%) HP
2 22 (4.94%) Oracle
3 15 (3.37%) Niku
4 12 (2.70%) IBM
5 8 (1.80%) Capita
6 7 (1.57%) Green Hat
6 7 (1.57%) TIBCO
7 6 (1.35%) ATG
7 6 (1.35%) Cognos
8 5 (1.12%) Adobe
9 4 (0.90%) SAP
10 3 (0.67%) Primavera
11 2 (0.45%) Interwoven
11 2 (0.45%) CA
11 2 (0.45%) Pegasus
11 2 (0.45%) EMC
11 2 (0.45%) SOASTA, Inc
12 1 (0.22%) LexisNexis
12 1 (0.22%) Xilinx
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £34000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harris Global
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £330 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 15% BONUS, TRAVEL PAID, GYM
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harris Global
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harris Global
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benifits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £56,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £34788.00 - £36835 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum + Bonus and good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago