The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 58 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.93% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.91% 0.56% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £63,750 £50,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.50% +51.51%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Velocity
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
206 180 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.79% 35.93% 49.00%
Number of salaries quoted 176 158 249
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £33,361
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +7.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,700 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Velocity
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Velocity Salary Trend in Cardiff

Velocity
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Scala
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) Mojolicious
3 4 (66.67%) Golang
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (50.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (33.33%) Open Source
6 1 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (16.67%) QA
6 1 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Head of Development
2 2 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) Mojolicious
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) Scala
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) Golang
4 1 (16.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle