The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for V-Model skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

V-Model
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 266 229 250
Rank change year-on-year -37 +21  
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 6 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.087% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 6
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

V-Model is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6180 4891 5734
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.83% 88.29% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5009 4133 4657
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

V-Model
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing V-Model as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for V-Model in the North West

V-Model
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for V-Model in the North West

V-Model
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing V-Model in the North West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for V-Model in the North West

V-Model
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -35 5 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Merseyside - 1 £35,000 -
V-Model
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing V-Model also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (53.33%) Test Strategy
4 6 (40.00%) XML
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) ISEB
5 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 5 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (20.00%) SDLC
6 3 (20.00%) System Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (20.00%) XPath
6 3 (20.00%) Italian Language
6 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (20.00%) DSDM
6 3 (20.00%) HTTP
6 3 (20.00%) HTTPS
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) VBScript
6 3 (20.00%) VB
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET

V-Model
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
1 3 (20.00%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (20.00%) Italian Language
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Test Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Test Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Test Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (53.33%) Test Strategy
4 5 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (20.00%) DSDM
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) System Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Customer Insight
6 2 (13.33%) DevOps
6 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
6 2 (13.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) VB
3 3 (20.00%) VBScript
3 3 (20.00%) XPath
4 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ISEB
1 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
1 2 (13.33%) Cloudera
1 2 (13.33%) HP
1 2 (13.33%) TOWER Software
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