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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank - 188 216
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 0 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.66% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.18% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 34 14
Average salary - £67,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.19% +13.88%
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
1645 1793 1762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.41% 30.56% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1412 1526 1565
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Extreme Programming
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Sass
2 2 (40.00%) LESS
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) GitHub
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Mockito
3 1 (20.00%) Hamcrest
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Hudson
3 1 (20.00%) Mingle
3 1 (20.00%) REST

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (20.00%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (20.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (20.00%) Mockito
1 1 (20.00%) Hamcrest
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ScrumMaster
2 2 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Sass
2 2 (40.00%) LESS
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Struts
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Extreme Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Groovy
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Progress
1 1 (20.00%) GigaSpaces