The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
V-Model
England / West Midlands
Rank 204 226 202
Rank change year-on-year +22 -24  
Permanent jobs citing V-Model 2 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.043% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.048% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 10
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -24.32%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.71% -6.66%  

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 West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4201 5425 4244
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.98% 88.25% 83.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3407 4373 3545
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

V-Model
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for V-Model 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Staffordshire +14 2 £42,500 -10.52%
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) JIRA
3 12 (60.00%) Python
3 12 (60.00%) C
3 12 (60.00%) Issue Tracking
4 10 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 10 (50.00%) VxWorks
5 9 (45.00%) MATLAB
5 9 (45.00%) Simulink
5 9 (45.00%) Electronics
5 9 (45.00%) Requirements Management
5 9 (45.00%) TDD
5 9 (45.00%) Subversion
5 9 (45.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 9 (45.00%) Release Management
5 9 (45.00%) Atlassian
5 9 (45.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (45.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (45.00%) Coverity
5 9 (45.00%) Profibus
5 9 (45.00%) Confluence
5 9 (45.00%) Waterfall
5 9 (45.00%) IEC 61508
5 9 (45.00%) Change Control
5 9 (45.00%) SonarQube
6 8 (40.00%) Functional Testing
6 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (35.00%) Finance

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (45.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Simulink
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) JIRA
2 9 (45.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (45.00%) SonarQube
2 9 (45.00%) Subversion
3 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium
4 2 (10.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (45.00%) Electronics
2 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) Test Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Verification Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Issue Tracking
3 10 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 9 (45.00%) Change Control
4 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (45.00%) Release Management
4 9 (45.00%) Requirements Management
4 9 (45.00%) TDD
4 9 (45.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (45.00%) Waterfall
5 8 (40.00%) Functional Testing
5 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
7 5 (25.00%) Business Development
7 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
8 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Exploratory Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
9 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C
1 12 (60.00%) Python
2 9 (45.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (15.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) Perl
4 2 (10.00%) C++
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) IEC 61508
2 5 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (5.00%) ISO13485
3 1 (5.00%) MISRA
3 1 (5.00%) MISRA C
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Atlassian
1 9 (45.00%) Coverity
2 2 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) QNX
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NCC Group
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Posted: 22 days ago