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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 296 301 309
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 18 41 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.34% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.86% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 37 10
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +31.57%
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
3927 4780 4410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.67% 39.32% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3472 4184 4127
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 21 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 21 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 24 (61.54%) Scrum
2 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (48.72%) Java
4 15 (38.46%) Spring
4 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 15 (38.46%) jQuery
5 12 (30.77%) HTML
6 10 (25.64%) JUnit
6 10 (25.64%) Apache
6 10 (25.64%) Project Management
6 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
7 9 (23.08%) Kanban
8 8 (20.51%) CSS
8 8 (20.51%) Web Services
8 8 (20.51%) Hibernate
8 8 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (17.95%) Coaching
9 7 (17.95%) Maven
9 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
9 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
9 7 (17.95%) Groovy
9 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (17.95%) Apache Flex
9 7 (17.95%) Grails
9 7 (17.95%) Ajax
10 6 (15.38%) .NET
10 6 (15.38%) User Experience
11 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
11 5 (12.82%) Publishing
11 5 (12.82%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 10 (25.64%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) Confluence
3 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.69%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.56%) Node.js
5 1 (2.56%) Adobe CQ
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Internet
2 3 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) KDB
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) JUnit
2 7 (17.95%) Maven
3 5 (12.82%) JIRA
3 5 (12.82%) Subversion
3 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
4 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (10.26%) TeamCity
4 4 (10.26%) EasyMock
4 4 (10.26%) Hamcrest
4 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.26%) Hudson
4 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.13%) JMeter
5 2 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.13%) Selenium
5 2 (5.13%) Gradle
6 1 (2.56%) DbUnit
6 1 (2.56%) jMock
6 1 (2.56%) Grunt
General
1 5 (12.82%) Publishing
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) ScrumMaster
3 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Leader
5 3 (7.69%) Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Account Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Chief Information Officer
7 1 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.56%) PPC Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) PPC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) Spring
1 15 (38.46%) jQuery
2 12 (30.77%) HTML
3 8 (20.51%) CSS
3 8 (20.51%) Web Services
3 8 (20.51%) Hibernate
4 7 (17.95%) Ajax
4 7 (17.95%) Apache Flex
4 7 (17.95%) Grails
5 6 (15.38%) .NET
6 4 (10.26%) JSP
6 4 (10.26%) XML
6 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.26%) RESTful
6 4 (10.26%) HTML5
7 3 (7.69%) Google Closure
7 3 (7.69%) Backbone.js
7 3 (7.69%) Sass
7 3 (7.69%) LESS
7 3 (7.69%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) User Experience
2 4 (10.26%) Statistics
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Replication
5 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Equities
5 1 (2.56%) iPhone
5 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.56%) Social Media
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Android
1 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) UNIX
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Scrum
2 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.64%) Project Management
3 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
4 9 (23.08%) Kanban
5 8 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
6 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
6 7 (17.95%) Coaching
7 5 (12.82%) BDD
7 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.26%) DSDM
8 4 (10.26%) Supplier Management
8 4 (10.26%) Programme Management
8 4 (10.26%) TDD
9 3 (7.69%) B2B
9 3 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (7.69%) Web Development
9 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) Java
2 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) Groovy
4 5 (12.82%) PHP
4 5 (12.82%) SQL
5 3 (7.69%) Perl
5 3 (7.69%) Python
6 2 (5.13%) Erlang
6 2 (5.13%) Scala
7 1 (2.56%) C#
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby
7 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.56%) hybris
2 1 (2.56%) Tableau
2 1 (2.56%) IBM
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe
2 1 (2.56%) ATG
2 1 (2.56%) FatWire
2 1 (2.56%) Endeca
City, London
AB Recruit
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum plus guaranteed bonus + benefits inc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago