Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

V-Model
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 284 300
Rank change year-on-year -16 +16 -11
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 28 55 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.27% 0.50% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.57% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 46 45
South West median annual salary £45,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.22% -3.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £35,700 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £52,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9214 9712 10442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.48% 88.87% 88.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7580 8095 8771
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

V-Model
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing V-Model as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for V-Model in the South West

V-Model
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for V-Model in the South West

V-Model
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -18 9 £38,000 -30.91% 2
Gloucestershire -7 8 £45,000 +0.56%
Wiltshire - 7 £45,000 -
Dorset -1 4 £45,000 -14.29%
V-Model
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South West region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 17 (60.71%) Integration Testing
4 16 (57.14%) ISTQB
5 15 (53.57%) ITIL
5 15 (53.57%) Test Management
5 15 (53.57%) Test Scripting
5 15 (53.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (53.57%) Test Strategy
6 13 (46.43%) HP
7 12 (42.86%) Incident Management
7 12 (42.86%) Change Management
7 12 (42.86%) DevOps
7 12 (42.86%) Release Management
7 12 (42.86%) Test Planning
8 10 (35.71%) DV Cleared
8 10 (35.71%) Windows
9 9 (32.14%) Linux
9 9 (32.14%) MCSE
9 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (32.14%) Software Testing
9 9 (32.14%) SDLC
9 9 (32.14%) Defect Management
10 8 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (28.57%) Degree
10 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
10 8 (28.57%) User Stories
10 8 (28.57%) Functional Testing

V-Model
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) FCoE
1 2 (7.14%) Firewall
1 2 (7.14%) SNMP
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) HP UFT
1 8 (28.57%) Selenium
2 7 (25.00%) JIRA
3 4 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (7.14%) Redmine
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
1 9 (32.14%) Test Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Lead Tester
2 7 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 7 (25.00%) Technical Tester
2 7 (25.00%) Tester
3 6 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Test Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) DOORS Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Java EE
1 2 (7.14%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 17 (60.71%) Integration Testing
3 15 (53.57%) ITIL
3 15 (53.57%) Test Management
3 15 (53.57%) Test Scripting
3 15 (53.57%) Test Strategy
3 15 (53.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (42.86%) Change Management
4 12 (42.86%) DevOps
4 12 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 12 (42.86%) Release Management
4 12 (42.86%) Test Planning
5 9 (32.14%) Defect Management
5 9 (32.14%) SDLC
5 9 (32.14%) Software Testing
6 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 8 (28.57%) Service Management
6 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (28.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) C
2 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.00%) PHP
2 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) C++
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) Korn
3 2 (7.14%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 16 (57.14%) ISTQB
3 10 (35.71%) DV Cleared
4 9 (32.14%) MCSE
4 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (28.57%) Degree
5 8 (28.57%) ISEB
6 7 (25.00%) CEH
6 7 (25.00%) MCSA
6 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) CCNA
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (7.14%) CISSP
7 2 (7.14%) GIAC
7 2 (7.14%) Linux+ Certification
7 2 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (7.14%) SANS
7 2 (7.14%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (7.14%) SSCP
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) NFS
1 2 (7.14%) Samba
1 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (7.14%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.14%) Ansible
2 2 (7.14%) Nagios
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) HP
2 8 (28.57%) Cognizant
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.86%) Atlassian
5 2 (7.14%) EMC
5 2 (7.14%) NetApp
5 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 2 (7.14%) VMware