The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
V-Model
Rank 219 201 189
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -12
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 3 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.052% 0.20% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.25% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 19
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £30,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £65,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £44,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.82% +47.50%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4886 4315 4255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.00% 79.86% 78.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4006 3600 3591
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 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
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 3 July 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
Birmingham -10 2 £52,500 +1.94% 1
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) ISTQB
3 10 (55.56%) SDLC
4 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
5 7 (38.89%) Velocity
6 6 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 6 (33.33%) HP
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) ISEB
7 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) JUnit
8 3 (16.67%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) Banking
9 2 (11.11%) TDD
9 2 (11.11%) Java
9 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 2 (11.11%) HND
9 2 (11.11%) Project Management
9 2 (11.11%) Selenium
9 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (11.11%) JIRA
9 2 (11.11%) Analytics
9 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (11.11%) Open Source
9 2 (11.11%) BDD
9 2 (11.11%) SoapUI

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JUnit
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.56%) JMeter
3 1 (5.56%) NUnit
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Automation Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Development Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Velocity
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) SDLC
3 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 6 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.11%) TDD
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Open Source
7 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) BDD
7 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.11%) Coaching
7 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
8 1 (5.56%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (5.56%) DevOps
8 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) ISTQB
2 4 (22.22%) ISEB
3 2 (11.11%) HND
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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