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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 299 305 310
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 29 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.076% 0.095%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 13
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.27%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4571 4503 5116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.72% 38.26% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3946 4001 4823
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £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 24 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 24 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 52 (74.29%) Java
2 48 (68.57%) Spring
3 39 (55.71%) TDD
4 34 (48.57%) Scrum
5 33 (47.14%) HTML
5 33 (47.14%) Web Services
6 29 (41.43%) REST
7 27 (38.57%) Hibernate
8 26 (37.14%) FreeMarker
9 25 (35.71%) MongoDB
10 23 (32.86%) RESTful
10 23 (32.86%) SOA
11 22 (31.43%) MySQL
11 22 (31.43%) QA
11 22 (31.43%) ActiveMQ
12 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
12 20 (28.57%) Finance
13 19 (27.14%) Oracle
14 18 (25.71%) JSON
14 18 (25.71%) GWT
15 17 (24.29%) J2EE
16 16 (22.86%) CSS
16 16 (22.86%) SQL
17 15 (21.43%) Eclipse
17 15 (21.43%) jQuery
17 15 (21.43%) Subversion
17 15 (21.43%) Ajax
18 14 (20.00%) UNIX
18 14 (20.00%) XML
18 14 (20.00%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 14 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.71%) SAS
3 3 (4.29%) PowerExchange
4 2 (2.86%) Node.js
5 1 (1.43%) Confluence
5 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.43%) Apache
5 1 (1.43%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.43%) Liferay
5 1 (1.43%) Alfresco
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) GitHub
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.71%) MongoDB
2 22 (31.43%) MySQL
3 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 13 (18.57%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.29%) Big Data
6 3 (4.29%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.43%) VLDB
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.43%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.43%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (21.43%) Eclipse
1 15 (21.43%) Subversion
2 13 (18.57%) Maven
2 13 (18.57%) Hudson
3 2 (2.86%) Grunt
4 1 (1.43%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 20 (28.57%) Finance
2 11 (15.71%) Banking
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (42.86%) Developer
2 24 (34.29%) Java Developer
3 22 (31.43%) Principal Engineer
3 22 (31.43%) Java Engineer
4 19 (27.14%) Senior Developer
5 18 (25.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (14.29%) ScrumMaster
7 7 (10.00%) Team Leader
8 5 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (5.71%) Ajax Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Consultant
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Informatica Consultant
10 3 (4.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Architect
12 1 (1.43%) Android Developer
12 1 (1.43%) Project Manager
12 1 (1.43%) Programme Manager
12 1 (1.43%) Software Engineer
12 1 (1.43%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (68.57%) Spring
2 33 (47.14%) HTML
2 33 (47.14%) Web Services
3 29 (41.43%) REST
4 27 (38.57%) Hibernate
5 26 (37.14%) FreeMarker
6 23 (32.86%) RESTful
7 22 (31.43%) ActiveMQ
8 18 (25.71%) JSON
8 18 (25.71%) GWT
9 17 (24.29%) J2EE
10 16 (22.86%) CSS
11 15 (21.43%) jQuery
11 15 (21.43%) Ajax
12 14 (20.00%) XML
12 14 (20.00%) J2SE
13 13 (18.57%) EDI
13 13 (18.57%) Dojo
13 13 (18.57%) Spring Integration
14 9 (12.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
2 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.43%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (1.43%) Solaris
2 1 (1.43%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (55.71%) TDD
2 34 (48.57%) Scrum
3 23 (32.86%) SOA
4 13 (18.57%) MVC
4 13 (18.57%) Load Balancing
5 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (12.86%) Unit Testing
7 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
7 8 (11.43%) Kanban
7 8 (11.43%) Test Automation
8 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.57%) Analytics
10 5 (7.14%) ETL
10 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.71%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.71%) Dimensional Modelling
12 3 (4.29%) Information Architecture
12 3 (4.29%) Quality Management
13 2 (2.86%) Software Engineering
13 2 (2.86%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (74.29%) Java
2 16 (22.86%) SQL
3 13 (18.57%) PL/SQL
4 9 (12.86%) C#
5 8 (11.43%) Scala
6 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.29%) Python
8 2 (2.86%) Groovy
9 1 (1.43%) R
9 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (31.43%) QA
2 5 (7.14%) ISO 9002
3 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 19 (27.14%) Oracle
2 13 (18.57%) F5
3 12 (17.14%) Google
4 4 (5.71%) Teradata
4 4 (5.71%) Informatica
4 4 (5.71%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.43%) Tableau
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.43%) SAP
5 1 (1.43%) Sybase
5 1 (1.43%) Netezza
5 1 (1.43%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.43%) GigaSpaces
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