The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 299 306 330
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 16 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.22% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.56% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 3
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Velocity
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4087 4615 4615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.79% 38.55% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3599 4097 4339
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Velocity
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Velocity Salary Trend in the City of London

Velocity
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Velocity across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Velocity Salary Histogram in the City of London

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 31 (62.00%) Java
2 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (50.00%) Scrum
4 22 (44.00%) Spring
5 21 (42.00%) HTML
6 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 16 (32.00%) jQuery
8 15 (30.00%) Web Services
9 13 (26.00%) CSS
10 12 (24.00%) Hibernate
10 12 (24.00%) TDD
11 11 (22.00%) XML
12 10 (20.00%) JUnit
12 10 (20.00%) Apache
12 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
12 10 (20.00%) Project Management
12 10 (20.00%) REST
12 10 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (18.00%) QA
14 8 (16.00%) MVC
14 8 (16.00%) JSP
14 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (16.00%) RESTful
15 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
15 7 (14.00%) Groovy
15 7 (14.00%) Grails
15 7 (14.00%) Apache Flex
15 7 (14.00%) Maven
15 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
15 7 (14.00%) Ajax

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 10 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (10.00%) Confluence
2 5 (10.00%) Node.js
3 3 (6.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.00%) WordPress
4 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.00%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) MySQL
2 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.00%) Data Mining
3 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) KDB
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) JUnit
2 7 (14.00%) Maven
3 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.00%) JIRA
3 5 (10.00%) Subversion
3 5 (10.00%) Grunt
3 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.00%) EasyMock
4 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (8.00%) Hamcrest
5 2 (4.00%) Gradle
5 2 (4.00%) JMeter
5 2 (4.00%) Selenium
5 2 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.00%) DbUnit
6 1 (2.00%) jMock
General
1 5 (10.00%) Games
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.00%) Front Office
3 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) ScrumMaster
2 10 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Leader
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.00%) PPC Manager
6 2 (4.00%) PPC Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) PPC Executive
6 2 (4.00%) Account Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.00%) PPC Specialist
7 1 (2.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) Spring
2 21 (42.00%) HTML
3 16 (32.00%) jQuery
4 15 (30.00%) Web Services
5 13 (26.00%) CSS
6 12 (24.00%) Hibernate
7 11 (22.00%) XML
8 10 (20.00%) REST
9 8 (16.00%) JSP
9 8 (16.00%) RESTful
10 7 (14.00%) Grails
10 7 (14.00%) Apache Flex
10 7 (14.00%) Ajax
10 7 (14.00%) .NET
10 7 (14.00%) Backbone.js
11 5 (10.00%) HTML5
11 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 5 (10.00%) FreeMarker
11 5 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
11 5 (10.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) User Experience
2 3 (6.00%) Open Source
2 3 (6.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Social Media
4 1 (2.00%) iPhone
4 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Equities
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Android
2 1 (2.00%) UNIX
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (50.00%) Scrum
3 12 (24.00%) TDD
4 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (20.00%) Project Management
4 10 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (16.00%) MVC
5 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (12.00%) Kanban
8 5 (10.00%) SOA
8 5 (10.00%) BDD
9 4 (8.00%) Coaching
9 4 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (8.00%) Supplier Management
9 4 (8.00%) Test Automation
10 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.00%) Integration Testing
10 3 (6.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) Java
2 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.00%) Groovy
3 7 (14.00%) Python
4 6 (12.00%) PHP
5 5 (10.00%) Scala
6 4 (8.00%) SQL
7 3 (6.00%) Perl
8 2 (4.00%) C#
8 2 (4.00%) Erlang
9 1 (2.00%) Ruby
9 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) MCP
2 1 (2.00%) MCAD
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Google
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe
3 1 (2.00%) hybris
3 1 (2.00%) Endeca
3 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.00%) ATG
3 1 (2.00%) FatWire
3 1 (2.00%) Tableau
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £26,000 to £41,715 per annum depending on skills and experience
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