The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank - - 63
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,300
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +4.85%
Velocity
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
54 94 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 31.21% 45.19% 57.86%
Number of salaries quoted 45 85 187
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in Chester