The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank 90 97 100
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 7 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.55% 0.22% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.74% 0.59% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £55,000 £85,000 £61,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +38.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £85,000 £56,950
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £85,000 £62,900
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £41,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.51% -13.15%
Velocity
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
403 510 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.63% 36.82% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 296 380 353
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,187 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Velocity across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Velocity
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Velocity across the Edinburgh region.

Velocity Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
2 10 (90.91%) Banking
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) CMS
5 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) Ant
5 1 (9.09%) JUnit
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) JSP
5 1 (9.09%) Servlets
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 1 (9.09%) Liferay
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) Mockito
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (9.09%) Liferay
1 1 (9.09%) Magnolia
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Ant
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) Mockito
General
1 10 (90.91%) Banking
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Scrum Master
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) CSS3
1 1 (9.09%) FreeMarker
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) JSP
1 1 (9.09%) Play Framework
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
1 1 (9.09%) Servlets
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
1 1 (9.09%) Spring Web Flow
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript