The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 303 317 332
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 32 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.092% 0.093%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 13
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.27%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4725 4584 5220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.06% 38.42% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4059 4088 4916
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Velocity
London

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 53 (73.61%) Java
2 50 (69.44%) Spring
3 39 (54.17%) TDD
4 34 (47.22%) Scrum
4 34 (47.22%) Web Services
5 33 (45.83%) HTML
6 30 (41.67%) REST
7 28 (38.89%) Hibernate
8 27 (37.50%) FreeMarker
9 24 (33.33%) MongoDB
10 22 (30.56%) RESTful
10 22 (30.56%) SOA
10 22 (30.56%) MySQL
11 21 (29.17%) SQL Server
11 21 (29.17%) Finance
11 21 (29.17%) GWT
11 21 (29.17%) QA
11 21 (29.17%) ActiveMQ
11 21 (29.17%) JSON
12 20 (27.78%) Oracle
13 19 (26.39%) J2EE
14 18 (25.00%) CSS
15 17 (23.61%) SQL
16 16 (22.22%) XML
16 16 (22.22%) Tomcat
16 16 (22.22%) Eclipse
16 16 (22.22%) Subversion
16 16 (22.22%) Ajax
16 16 (22.22%) jQuery
17 15 (20.83%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 16 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.56%) SAS
3 3 (4.17%) PowerExchange
4 2 (2.78%) Node.js
5 1 (1.39%) Apache
5 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.39%) Liferay
5 1 (1.39%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.39%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) GitHub
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 22 (30.56%) MySQL
3 21 (29.17%) SQL Server
4 15 (20.83%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (2.78%) Big Data
8 1 (1.39%) DB2
8 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.39%) QlikView
8 1 (1.39%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 16 (22.22%) Subversion
2 14 (19.44%) Hudson
2 14 (19.44%) Maven
3 2 (2.78%) Grunt
4 1 (1.39%) JUnit
4 1 (1.39%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 21 (29.17%) Finance
2 11 (15.28%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Games
3 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (44.44%) Developer
2 27 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 21 (29.17%) Principal Engineer
3 21 (29.17%) Java Engineer
4 20 (27.78%) Senior Developer
5 19 (26.39%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (15.28%) ScrumMaster
7 8 (11.11%) Team Leader
8 6 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
9 5 (6.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Ajax Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Consultant
11 3 (4.17%) Informatica Consultant
12 2 (2.78%) Architect
13 1 (1.39%) Project Manager
13 1 (1.39%) Programme Manager
13 1 (1.39%) Software Engineer
13 1 (1.39%) Data Architect
13 1 (1.39%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (69.44%) Spring
2 34 (47.22%) Web Services
3 33 (45.83%) HTML
4 30 (41.67%) REST
5 28 (38.89%) Hibernate
6 27 (37.50%) FreeMarker
7 22 (30.56%) RESTful
8 21 (29.17%) GWT
8 21 (29.17%) ActiveMQ
8 21 (29.17%) JSON
9 19 (26.39%) J2EE
10 18 (25.00%) CSS
11 16 (22.22%) XML
11 16 (22.22%) Ajax
11 16 (22.22%) jQuery
12 15 (20.83%) J2SE
13 14 (19.44%) Spring Integration
13 14 (19.44%) EDI
13 14 (19.44%) Dojo
14 10 (13.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Open Source
2 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.39%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (1.39%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) UNIX
2 1 (1.39%) Solaris
2 1 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (54.17%) TDD
2 34 (47.22%) Scrum
3 22 (30.56%) SOA
4 15 (20.83%) MVC
5 14 (19.44%) Load Balancing
6 10 (13.89%) Unit Testing
6 10 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.50%) Kanban
7 9 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (9.72%) Analytics
10 5 (6.94%) ETL
10 5 (6.94%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
11 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (4.17%) Quality Management
12 3 (4.17%) Information Architecture
13 2 (2.78%) Waterfall
13 2 (2.78%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (73.61%) Java
2 17 (23.61%) SQL
3 14 (19.44%) PL/SQL
4 9 (12.50%) C#
5 8 (11.11%) Scala
6 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.78%) Groovy
7 2 (2.78%) Python
8 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.39%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (29.17%) QA
2 6 (8.33%) ISO 9002
3 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Oracle
2 14 (19.44%) F5
3 13 (18.06%) Google
4 4 (5.56%) Teradata
4 4 (5.56%) Informatica
4 4 (5.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.39%) JBoss
5 1 (1.39%) SAP
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.39%) Netezza
5 1 (1.39%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.39%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (1.39%) Tableau
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 150000 OTE
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago