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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 310 305 332
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +27
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 16 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.14% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.38% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 5
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,300 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £62,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -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
4361 4532 4988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.72% 38.32% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3779 4084 4685
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
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
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 40 (71.43%) Java
2 28 (50.00%) HTML
2 28 (50.00%) Spring
3 26 (46.43%) Web Services
4 24 (42.86%) Scrum
5 21 (37.50%) TDD
5 21 (37.50%) Hibernate
5 21 (37.50%) REST
6 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
7 17 (30.36%) QA
8 16 (28.57%) RESTful
9 15 (26.79%) XML
10 14 (25.00%) MySQL
10 14 (25.00%) MongoDB
11 13 (23.21%) SOA
11 13 (23.21%) FreeMarker
11 13 (23.21%) ActiveMQ
12 12 (21.43%) jQuery
13 11 (19.64%) MVC
13 11 (19.64%) E-Commerce
14 10 (17.86%) Apache
14 10 (17.86%) Python
14 10 (17.86%) CSS
15 8 (14.29%) JSP
15 8 (14.29%) JUnit
15 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (14.29%) Ajax
16 7 (12.50%) Groovy
16 7 (12.50%) Scala
16 7 (12.50%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (17.86%) Apache
2 7 (12.50%) Node.js
3 3 (5.36%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.79%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) MySQL
1 14 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.36%) Big Data
2 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.79%) VLDB
3 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.79%) KDB
3 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) JUnit
2 7 (12.50%) Grunt
3 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.36%) Maven
4 1 (1.79%) jMock
4 1 (1.79%) DbUnit
4 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (12.50%) Games
2 3 (5.36%) Banking
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Publishing
4 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.79%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (23.21%) Principal Engineer
2 13 (23.21%) Java Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Java Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.93%) ScrumMaster
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Account Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.57%) PPC Specialist
9 2 (3.57%) Database Developer
9 2 (3.57%) PPC Manager
9 2 (3.57%) PPC Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) PPC Executive
10 1 (1.79%) Mobile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (50.00%) HTML
1 28 (50.00%) Spring
2 26 (46.43%) Web Services
3 21 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 21 (37.50%) REST
4 16 (28.57%) RESTful
5 15 (26.79%) XML
6 13 (23.21%) ActiveMQ
6 13 (23.21%) FreeMarker
7 12 (21.43%) jQuery
8 10 (17.86%) CSS
9 8 (14.29%) JSP
9 8 (14.29%) Ajax
10 7 (12.50%) XSLT
10 7 (12.50%) Grails
10 7 (12.50%) Apache Flex
10 7 (12.50%) HTML5
10 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 7 (12.50%) Backbone.js
11 5 (8.93%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Open Source
2 2 (3.57%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.79%) Social Media
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Replication
3 1 (1.79%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.79%) Clustering
3 1 (1.79%) Equities
3 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Android
2 2 (3.57%) UNIX
3 1 (1.79%) Windows
3 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) Scrum
2 21 (37.50%) TDD
3 13 (23.21%) SOA
4 11 (19.64%) E-Commerce
4 11 (19.64%) MVC
5 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.93%) Project Management
8 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (5.36%) Web Development
9 3 (5.36%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.36%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.36%) Integration Testing
9 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.36%) B2B
10 2 (3.57%) B2C
10 2 (3.57%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.57%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 40 (71.43%) Java
2 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.86%) Python
4 7 (12.50%) SQL
4 7 (12.50%) Groovy
4 7 (12.50%) Scala
5 3 (5.36%) C#
5 3 (5.36%) Perl
5 3 (5.36%) PHP
6 2 (3.57%) Erlang
7 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.79%) VBA
7 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) MCP
2 1 (1.79%) MCAD
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (30.36%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.57%) Adobe
2 1 (1.79%) ATG
2 1 (1.79%) FatWire
2 1 (1.79%) Endeca
2 1 (1.79%) hybris
2 1 (1.79%) Tableau
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle
2 1 (1.79%) Sybase
2 1 (1.79%) IBM
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