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 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 99 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 5 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% - 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% - 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 10
Average salary £69,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -5.26%
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
555 419 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.07% 34.95% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 412 277 327
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Velocity across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Velocity Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Velocity
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) ScrumMaster
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter