The first table below looks at the demand for V-Model skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
V-Model
Rank 200 187 196
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 9 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.45% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.59% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 6
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4078 4261 3655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.90% 76.73% 74.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3377 3597 3139
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
V-Model
England

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

V-Model
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

V-Model Salary Trend in the West Midlands

V-Model
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing V-Model across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

V-Model Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

V-Model
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Birmingham +3 6 £60,750 +89.84% 1
Walsall +3 1 £37,500 +17.18%
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 17 (65.38%) Waterfall
2 13 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 13 (50.00%) Project Management
3 12 (46.15%) Banking
4 6 (23.08%) Finance
4 6 (23.08%) ISTQB
4 6 (23.08%) QA
4 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
5 5 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
5 5 (19.23%) .NET
5 5 (19.23%) MS Office
6 4 (15.38%) SQL
6 4 (15.38%) MS Project
6 4 (15.38%) SAP
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL
6 4 (15.38%) ISEB
6 4 (15.38%) Test Management
6 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 4 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (11.54%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.54%) Resource Management
7 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
7 3 (11.54%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (11.54%) LoadRunner
7 3 (11.54%) SAP HR

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Project
3 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (11.54%) LoadRunner
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (46.15%) Banking
2 6 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Head of Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Test Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) IT Development Manager
5 1 (3.85%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Quality Manager
5 1 (3.85%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) iPhone
1 2 (7.69%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Waterfall
2 13 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 13 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
4 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Test Management
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Resource Management
6 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
7 2 (7.69%) System Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Automation Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 4 (15.38%) ISEB
2 4 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (11.54%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) Apple
3 2 (7.69%) Capita
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago