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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
V-Model
Rank 196 202 164
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -38
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 22 11 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.20% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.26% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 40
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +51.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £42,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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
4769 4298 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.69% 80.10% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3886 3556 3655
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,809
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,682 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
Birmingham +16 12 £50,000 -28.57% 3
Coventry - 5 £35,000 - 5
Staffordshire - 3 £57,500 - 1
Walsall 0 2 - -
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 15 (46.88%) Waterfall
4 12 (37.50%) SDLC
5 11 (34.38%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
6 9 (28.13%) Finance
7 8 (25.00%) ITIL
8 7 (21.88%) SQL
8 7 (21.88%) Oracle
8 7 (21.88%) ISEB
9 6 (18.75%) RAD
9 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
9 6 (18.75%) Velocity
9 6 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
10 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
10 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
10 5 (15.63%) .NET
10 5 (15.63%) Migration
11 4 (12.50%) Project Management
11 4 (12.50%) XML
11 4 (12.50%) CRM
11 4 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 4 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
12 3 (9.38%) Degree
12 3 (9.38%) Test Management
12 3 (9.38%) Resource Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.25%) JBoss
1 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
3 2 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.25%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) DB2
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) LoadRunner
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (6.25%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.13%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Local Government
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Tester
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Test Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Development Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 4 (12.50%) IT Development Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Performance Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Test Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.25%) CRM Architect
6 2 (6.25%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Test Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Velocity
2 5 (15.63%) .NET
3 4 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (6.25%) JMS
4 2 (6.25%) Middleware
4 2 (6.25%) XML Messaging
4 2 (6.25%) Spring
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) JSP
4 2 (6.25%) Servlets
4 2 (6.25%) Struts
4 2 (6.25%) Web Services
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
1 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) Waterfall
3 12 (37.50%) SDLC
4 8 (25.00%) ITIL
5 6 (18.75%) RAD
5 6 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
6 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
6 5 (15.63%) Migration
7 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 4 (12.50%) CRM
7 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.38%) People Management
8 3 (9.38%) DevOps
8 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
8 3 (9.38%) Test Management
8 3 (9.38%) ETL
8 3 (9.38%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (21.88%) ISEB
3 4 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) IEC 61508
3 1 (3.13%) FATCA
3 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 2 (6.25%) Sybase
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) BEA
4 2 (6.25%) Vitria
4 2 (6.25%) Pega
4 2 (6.25%) Talend
5 1 (3.13%) Cognos
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30000 to £40000 + excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago