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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 299 298 325
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +27
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 18 42 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.34% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.88% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 16
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +19.04%
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
3958 4790 4622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.53% 39.31% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3503 4175 4317
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 23 (67.65%) Scrum
2 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (44.12%) Java
4 13 (38.24%) jQuery
5 12 (35.29%) Spring
5 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 9 (26.47%) HTML
6 9 (26.47%) JUnit
6 9 (26.47%) Project Management
6 9 (26.47%) Kanban
6 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
7 8 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (23.53%) Apache
8 7 (20.59%) Coaching
9 6 (17.65%) User Experience
9 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
9 6 (17.65%) .NET
9 6 (17.65%) CSS
9 6 (17.65%) Web Services
9 6 (17.65%) Publishing
9 6 (17.65%) Hibernate
9 6 (17.65%) Maven
9 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (17.65%) Groovy
9 6 (17.65%) Ajax
9 6 (17.65%) Apache Flex
9 6 (17.65%) Grails
10 5 (14.71%) JIRA
10 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 8 (23.53%) Apache
2 5 (14.71%) Confluence
3 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.88%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.94%) Adobe CQ
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) KDB
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) JUnit
2 6 (17.65%) Maven
3 5 (14.71%) JIRA
3 5 (14.71%) Subversion
3 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
4 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
4 4 (11.76%) EasyMock
4 4 (11.76%) Hamcrest
4 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
4 4 (11.76%) Hudson
4 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.88%) JMeter
5 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.88%) Selenium
5 2 (5.88%) Gradle
6 1 (2.94%) DbUnit
6 1 (2.94%) jMock
General
1 6 (17.65%) Publishing
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) ScrumMaster
2 13 (38.24%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Leader
5 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Chief Information Officer
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) jQuery
2 12 (35.29%) Spring
3 9 (26.47%) HTML
4 6 (17.65%) .NET
4 6 (17.65%) Web Services
4 6 (17.65%) CSS
4 6 (17.65%) Ajax
4 6 (17.65%) Apache Flex
4 6 (17.65%) Grails
4 6 (17.65%) Hibernate
5 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.82%) JSP
6 3 (8.82%) Google Closure
6 3 (8.82%) HTML5
6 3 (8.82%) Semantic HTML
7 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.88%) OSGi
7 2 (5.88%) Backbone.js
7 2 (5.88%) Sass
7 2 (5.88%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) User Experience
2 4 (11.76%) Statistics
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Replication
5 1 (2.94%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.94%) Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) Equities
5 1 (2.94%) iPhone
5 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Android
1 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Scrum
2 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) Project Management
3 9 (26.47%) Kanban
3 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
4 8 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (20.59%) Coaching
6 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 5 (14.71%) BDD
7 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.76%) DSDM
8 4 (11.76%) Supplier Management
8 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
9 3 (8.82%) TDD
9 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
10 2 (5.88%) Time Management
10 2 (5.88%) Analytics
10 2 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Java
2 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.65%) Groovy
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) PHP
6 2 (5.88%) Perl
7 1 (2.94%) C#
7 1 (2.94%) VBA
7 1 (2.94%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby
7 1 (2.94%) Erlang
7 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.94%) hybris
2 1 (2.94%) Tableau
2 1 (2.94%) IBM
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe
2 1 (2.94%) ATG
2 1 (2.94%) FatWire
2 1 (2.94%) Endeca
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