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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 226 187 206
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +19
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 2 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.036% 0.53% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 1.55% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 14
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
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
1483 1810 1887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.99% 34.16% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 1455 1690
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 17 (77.27%) Java
1 17 (77.27%) XML
1 17 (77.27%) TDD
2 16 (72.73%) CSS
2 16 (72.73%) Servlets
2 16 (72.73%) J2EE
2 16 (72.73%) Tomcat
3 15 (68.18%) Telecoms
4 14 (63.64%) HTTP
4 14 (63.64%) JDBC
4 14 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (59.09%) JavaFX
5 13 (59.09%) JAX-WS
5 13 (59.09%) JSP
5 13 (59.09%) Oracle
5 13 (59.09%) WebLogic
5 13 (59.09%) PL/SQL
5 13 (59.09%) Swing
5 13 (59.09%) UML
6 11 (50.00%) J2SE
7 10 (45.45%) Degree
8 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
9 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (22.73%) MVC
10 5 (22.73%) HTML
10 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
11 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
11 4 (18.18%) Apache
11 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
11 4 (18.18%) Extreme Programming

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (72.73%) Tomcat
2 13 (59.09%) WebLogic
3 4 (18.18%) Apache
4 3 (13.64%) Alfresco
4 3 (13.64%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) ArcView
1 1 (4.55%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 3 (13.64%) IntelliJ
2 3 (13.64%) Subversion
2 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.09%) Gradle
3 2 (9.09%) Hudson
3 2 (9.09%) Mockito
3 2 (9.09%) JUnit
3 2 (9.09%) JIRA
3 2 (9.09%) Maven
3 2 (9.09%) NetBeans
4 1 (4.55%) Log4j
4 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.55%) Hamcrest
4 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
General
1 15 (68.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Technical Leader
4 3 (13.64%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) XML
2 16 (72.73%) CSS
2 16 (72.73%) Servlets
2 16 (72.73%) J2EE
3 14 (63.64%) JDBC
4 13 (59.09%) JavaFX
4 13 (59.09%) JAX-WS
4 13 (59.09%) JSP
4 13 (59.09%) Swing
5 11 (50.00%) J2SE
6 5 (22.73%) HTML
7 3 (13.64%) Spring
7 3 (13.64%) Struts
7 3 (13.64%) XSLT
7 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
8 2 (9.09%) Sass
8 2 (9.09%) LESS
8 2 (9.09%) CSS3
8 2 (9.09%) HTML5
8 2 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) Open Source
4 1 (4.55%) GIS
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Solaris
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) TDD
2 13 (59.09%) UML
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 4 (18.18%) Extreme Programming
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
6 3 (13.64%) Pair Programming
6 3 (13.64%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.64%) Web Application Development
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Coaching
7 2 (9.09%) Functional Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Kanban
7 2 (9.09%) DSDM
8 1 (4.55%) Unified Process
8 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) PL/SQL
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) Scala
4 3 (13.64%) Groovy
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) GigaSpaces
3 2 (9.09%) Progress
4 1 (4.55%) ESRI
4 1 (4.55%) Zend