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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 309 302 327
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 11 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.096% 0.20% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.54% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 6
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,750 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
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
4250 4452 4864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.91% 37.65% 38.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3692 3994 4583
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 37 (72.55%) Java
2 25 (49.02%) HTML
2 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (49.02%) Spring
3 22 (43.14%) Web Services
3 22 (43.14%) Scrum
4 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
5 18 (35.29%) REST
6 17 (33.33%) TDD
6 17 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 14 (27.45%) QA
7 14 (27.45%) XML
8 13 (25.49%) jQuery
8 13 (25.49%) RESTful
9 11 (21.57%) MySQL
9 11 (21.57%) CSS
9 11 (21.57%) MVC
10 10 (19.61%) Apache
10 10 (19.61%) Python
10 10 (19.61%) E-Commerce
10 10 (19.61%) SOA
10 10 (19.61%) ActiveMQ
10 10 (19.61%) FreeMarker
10 10 (19.61%) MongoDB
11 9 (17.65%) JSP
12 8 (15.69%) JUnit
12 8 (15.69%) Ajax
13 7 (13.73%) Groovy
13 7 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (13.73%) Grails

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (19.61%) Apache
2 7 (13.73%) Node.js
3 3 (5.88%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.96%) Confluence
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.96%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) MySQL
2 10 (19.61%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.88%) Data Mining
3 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.92%) Big Data
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.96%) VLDB
5 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.96%) KDB
5 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) JUnit
2 7 (13.73%) Grunt
3 4 (7.84%) Maven
4 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.96%) Subversion
5 1 (1.96%) JIRA
5 1 (1.96%) jMock
5 1 (1.96%) EasyMock
5 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.96%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.96%) Hamcrest
5 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (13.73%) Games
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Publishing
4 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.96%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) Java Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Principal Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Java Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.80%) ScrumMaster
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Account Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.92%) PPC Specialist
9 2 (3.92%) Database Developer
9 2 (3.92%) PPC Manager
9 2 (3.92%) PPC Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) PPC Executive
10 1 (1.96%) Mobile Test Analyst
10 1 (1.96%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (49.02%) HTML
1 25 (49.02%) Spring
2 22 (43.14%) Web Services
3 18 (35.29%) REST
4 17 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 14 (27.45%) XML
6 13 (25.49%) RESTful
6 13 (25.49%) jQuery
7 11 (21.57%) CSS
8 10 (19.61%) ActiveMQ
8 10 (19.61%) FreeMarker
9 9 (17.65%) JSP
10 8 (15.69%) Ajax
11 7 (13.73%) XSLT
11 7 (13.73%) Grails
11 7 (13.73%) Apache Flex
11 7 (13.73%) HTML5
11 7 (13.73%) Backbone.js
11 7 (13.73%) AngularJS
12 4 (7.84%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Open Source
2 2 (3.92%) User Experience
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.96%) Social Media
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Replication
3 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Equities
3 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Android
2 2 (3.92%) UNIX
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (43.14%) Scrum
3 17 (33.33%) TDD
4 11 (21.57%) MVC
5 10 (19.61%) E-Commerce
5 10 (19.61%) SOA
6 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.80%) Project Management
7 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.84%) Coaching
8 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.84%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (5.88%) Web Development
9 3 (5.88%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Integration Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.88%) B2B
9 3 (5.88%) Line Management
10 2 (3.92%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) Java
2 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.61%) Python
4 7 (13.73%) Groovy
5 6 (11.76%) Scala
6 5 (9.80%) SQL
7 4 (7.84%) PHP
8 3 (5.88%) C#
8 3 (5.88%) Perl
9 2 (3.92%) Erlang
10 1 (1.96%) VBA
10 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) MCP
2 1 (1.96%) MCAD
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Adobe
2 1 (1.96%) ATG
2 1 (1.96%) FatWire
2 1 (1.96%) Endeca
2 1 (1.96%) Google
2 1 (1.96%) hybris
2 1 (1.96%) Tableau
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) Sybase
2 1 (1.96%) IBM
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