Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

V-Model
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 994 854 762
Rank change year-on-year -140 -92 +131
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 183 379 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.22% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 135 306 476
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,900 £81,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +12.50%

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 160900 169699 194446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.37% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 126975 141046 160155
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

V-Model
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing V-Model as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for V-Model in the UK

V-Model
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for V-Model in the UK

V-Model
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing V-Model over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for V-Model in the UK

V-Model
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
England -167 155 £50,000 - 4
UK excluding London -138 122 £45,000 -10.00% 4
London +6 53 £52,500 -8.70%
South East -73 44 £57,500 - 2
South West -38 27 £45,000 -7.22% 2
Scotland +9 23 £30,000 -41.75%
Midlands -12 11 £45,000 +20.00%
North of England -15 11 £40,000 +14.29%
West Midlands 0 10 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England 0 9 £40,000 +23.08%
North West -27 6 £40,000 +14.29%
Yorkshire +19 5 £43,250 +31.06%
Wales +15 5 £45,000 -32.08%

For the 6 months to 18 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 with a requirement for V-Model.

1 116 (63.39%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (49.73%) Waterfall
3 64 (34.97%) Test Scripting
4 57 (31.15%) Test Automation
5 49 (26.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 49 (26.78%) ISTQB
6 47 (25.68%) JavaScript
7 45 (24.59%) Microsoft
8 44 (24.04%) HP
8 44 (24.04%) Integration Testing
8 44 (24.04%) Security Cleared
9 40 (21.86%) Degree
10 39 (21.31%) ISEB
11 38 (20.77%) Finance
11 38 (20.77%) C#
12 36 (19.67%) Test Strategy
13 35 (19.13%) Change Management
14 34 (18.58%) C
14 34 (18.58%) Selenium
14 34 (18.58%) HP Quality Center
15 33 (18.03%) Test Planning
15 33 (18.03%) SDLC
15 33 (18.03%) Windows
16 32 (17.49%) JIRA
17 31 (16.94%) Microsoft Office
18 30 (16.39%) ITIL
19 29 (15.85%) Test Management
20 28 (15.30%) .NET
21 27 (14.75%) Time Management
21 27 (14.75%) DV Cleared

V-Model
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 18 (9.84%) Confluence
2 9 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.09%) IIS
4 1 (0.55%) Apache
4 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (16.94%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (6.56%) Simulink
3 8 (4.37%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.55%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.55%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 18 (9.84%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.55%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.64%) SaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.46%) Firewall
1 10 (5.46%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.37%) Ethernet
2 8 (4.37%) FlexRay
3 6 (3.28%) FCoE
3 6 (3.28%) Internet
3 6 (3.28%) SNMP
4 4 (2.19%) Profibus
5 1 (0.55%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.02%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.92%) Oracle Database
2 9 (4.92%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (3.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.55%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 34 (18.58%) Selenium
2 32 (17.49%) JIRA
3 22 (12.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (11.48%) SoapUI
5 17 (9.29%) HP UFT
6 13 (7.10%) Rational DOORS
7 10 (5.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (4.92%) Cucumber
8 9 (4.92%) SonarQube
9 8 (4.37%) ClearCase
9 8 (4.37%) Visual Studio
9 8 (4.37%) WebDriver
10 6 (3.28%) Git (software)
10 6 (3.28%) JMeter
10 6 (3.28%) Redmine
11 5 (2.73%) Gatling
11 5 (2.73%) WinRunner
12 4 (2.19%) eCATT
12 4 (2.19%) Subversion
12 4 (2.19%) TestDirector
General
1 38 (20.77%) Finance
2 17 (9.29%) Banking
3 14 (7.65%) Military
4 9 (4.92%) Automotive
4 9 (4.92%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.37%) Aerospace
5 8 (4.37%) Electronics
5 8 (4.37%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.19%) Marketing
7 3 (1.64%) Back Office
7 3 (1.64%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.09%) Billing
8 2 (1.09%) Retail
9 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 64 (34.97%) Analyst
2 58 (31.69%) Test Analyst
3 23 (12.57%) Systems Engineer
4 21 (11.48%) Developer
4 21 (11.48%) Tester
5 20 (10.93%) Senior Developer
5 20 (10.93%) Test Engineer
6 16 (8.74%) Software Developer
7 15 (8.20%) .NET Developer
7 15 (8.20%) Senior Software Developer
8 14 (7.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (7.65%) C# Developer
8 14 (7.65%) Senior .NET Developer
8 14 (7.65%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 14 (7.65%) Senior C# Developer
9 13 (7.10%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (6.56%) Senior Test Analyst
11 11 (6.01%) .NET Software Developer
11 11 (6.01%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (6.01%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (15.30%) .NET
2 26 (14.21%) HTML
3 23 (12.57%) jQuery
4 21 (11.48%) Web Services
5 20 (10.93%) ASP.NET
5 20 (10.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (10.93%) CSS
6 19 (10.38%) SOAP
7 11 (6.01%) HTML5
7 11 (6.01%) NHibernate
8 10 (5.46%) Hibernate
9 5 (2.73%) XML
10 4 (2.19%) Java EE
10 4 (2.19%) STL
11 3 (1.64%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.64%) COM
11 3 (1.64%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (1.09%) AngularJS
12 2 (1.09%) Gherkin
12 2 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.21%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (10.93%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (9.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (7.65%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (3.28%) RIA
7 4 (2.19%) Cybercrime
7 4 (2.19%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.19%) Replication
7 4 (2.19%) VHDL
8 3 (1.64%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.09%) Life Science
9 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.09%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.55%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (0.55%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.55%) State Machine
10 1 (0.55%) User Experience
10 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.03%) Windows
2 26 (14.21%) Linux
3 10 (5.46%) Unix
4 4 (2.19%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.09%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (63.39%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (49.73%) Waterfall
3 64 (34.97%) Test Scripting
4 57 (31.15%) Test Automation
5 49 (26.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 44 (24.04%) Integration Testing
7 36 (19.67%) Test Strategy
8 35 (19.13%) Change Management
9 33 (18.03%) SDLC
9 33 (18.03%) Test Planning
10 30 (16.39%) ITIL
11 29 (15.85%) Test Management
12 27 (14.75%) Scenario Testing
12 27 (14.75%) Time Management
13 25 (13.66%) Release Management
13 25 (13.66%) Service Delivery
13 25 (13.66%) Service Management
13 25 (13.66%) User Stories
14 24 (13.11%) Regression Testing
14 24 (13.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (25.68%) JavaScript
2 38 (20.77%) C#
3 34 (18.58%) C
4 24 (13.11%) Java
5 23 (12.57%) C++
6 21 (11.48%) Bash Shell
7 17 (9.29%) Python
8 16 (8.74%) SQL
9 15 (8.20%) PHP
9 15 (8.20%) PowerShell
10 13 (7.10%) MATLAB
11 10 (5.46%) Korn
12 9 (4.92%) TypeScript
13 5 (2.73%) VBScript
14 4 (2.19%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.64%) VB
15 3 (1.64%) XPath
16 2 (1.09%) Perl
16 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
16 2 (1.09%) VC++
Qualifications
1 49 (26.78%) ISTQB
2 44 (24.04%) Security Cleared
3 40 (21.86%) Degree
4 39 (21.31%) ISEB
5 27 (14.75%) DV Cleared
6 26 (14.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (6.56%) MCSE
7 12 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (6.01%) SC Cleared
9 8 (4.37%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (3.28%) CEH
10 6 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (3.28%) CISSP
10 6 (3.28%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (3.28%) GIAC
10 6 (3.28%) Linux+ Certification
10 6 (3.28%) Network+ Certification
10 6 (3.28%) SANS
10 6 (3.28%) Security+ Certification
10 6 (3.28%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.11%) QA
2 13 (7.10%) GAMP
3 4 (2.19%) IEC 61508
3 4 (2.19%) IEC 62304
3 4 (2.19%) ISO 26262
3 4 (2.19%) PMO
4 2 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.09%) SLA
5 1 (0.55%) MiFID
5 1 (0.55%) MISRA
5 1 (0.55%) MISRA C
System Software
1 10 (5.46%) VMware ESXi
1 10 (5.46%) VMware NSX
2 6 (3.28%) Firmware
2 6 (3.28%) NFS
2 6 (3.28%) Samba
3 2 (1.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (18.58%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (5.46%) vCenter Server
3 6 (3.28%) Ansible
3 6 (3.28%) Nagios
3 6 (3.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (24.59%) Microsoft
2 44 (24.04%) HP
3 25 (13.66%) Oracle
4 15 (8.20%) Atlassian
5 12 (6.56%) VMware
6 8 (4.37%) Cognizant
6 8 (4.37%) MathWorks
6 8 (4.37%) SAP
7 6 (3.28%) EMC
7 6 (3.28%) NetApp
7 6 (3.28%) SolarWinds
8 4 (2.19%) Altera
8 4 (2.19%) Coverity
9 3 (1.64%) Cloudera
9 3 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.09%) Pega
10 2 (1.09%) Remedy
10 2 (1.09%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.09%) Sophos
11 1 (0.55%) Serena