The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 227 185 212
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +27
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 2 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.036% 0.62% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 1.85% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 11
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,600
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +4.16%
Velocity
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1592 1834 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.05% 33.69% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1515 1651
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Velocity across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Velocity
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Velocity across the Berkshire region.

Velocity Salary Trend in Berkshire

Velocity
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Bracknell - 2 £47,500 -
Velocity
South East

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Velocity 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 Velocity.

1 16 (88.89%) CSS
2 15 (83.33%) TDD
3 14 (77.78%) Java
3 14 (77.78%) J2EE
3 14 (77.78%) XML
3 14 (77.78%) Tomcat
4 13 (72.22%) Telecoms
4 13 (72.22%) HTTP
4 13 (72.22%) Oracle
4 13 (72.22%) UML
4 13 (72.22%) WebLogic
4 13 (72.22%) Swing
4 13 (72.22%) PL/SQL
4 13 (72.22%) JDBC
4 13 (72.22%) JSP
4 13 (72.22%) Servlets
4 13 (72.22%) JAX-WS
4 13 (72.22%) JavaFX
4 13 (72.22%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (61.11%) J2SE
6 10 (55.56%) Degree
7 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (16.67%) MVC
8 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (16.67%) HTML
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 2 (11.11%) OO
9 2 (11.11%) Scrum
9 2 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
9 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Velocity 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 Velocity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (77.78%) Tomcat
2 13 (72.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) Liferay
3 1 (5.56%) Alfresco
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) Mockito
1 1 (5.56%) Hamcrest
1 1 (5.56%) Hudson
1 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
1 1 (5.56%) NetBeans
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 13 (72.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Technical Leader
4 2 (11.11%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
2 14 (77.78%) J2EE
2 14 (77.78%) XML
3 13 (72.22%) Swing
3 13 (72.22%) JDBC
3 13 (72.22%) JSP
3 13 (72.22%) Servlets
3 13 (72.22%) JAX-WS
3 13 (72.22%) JavaFX
4 11 (61.11%) J2SE
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) jQuery
6 2 (11.11%) HTML5
6 2 (11.11%) Sass
6 2 (11.11%) LESS
6 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.11%) CSS3
7 1 (5.56%) REST
7 1 (5.56%) RESTful
7 1 (5.56%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) TDD
2 13 (72.22%) UML
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.56%) User Stories
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Kanban
5 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.56%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) PL/SQL
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Scala
4 1 (5.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) GigaSpaces
2 1 (5.56%) Progress