The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 685 684 714
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +30
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 188 168 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 0.42% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 126 128 136
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £36,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Velocity
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40284 39862 45219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.77% 40.03% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 34160 34841 39973
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in England

Velocity
Salary Trend in England

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

Velocity Salary Trend in England

Velocity
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Velocity across the England region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Velocity Salary Histogram in England

Velocity
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the England region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -21 99 £56,250 +2.27% 19
South East +14 61 £42,500 -5.55% 10
South West - 11 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 11 £44,000 - 1
Yorkshire -47 3 £41,500 +7.79% 2
North West - 2 - - 2
East of England - 2 - - 1
Velocity
UK

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 290 (73.42%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (56.71%) Java
3 180 (45.57%) Scrum
4 142 (35.95%) TDD
5 140 (35.44%) HTML
6 129 (32.66%) JavaScript
7 126 (31.90%) Spring
8 120 (30.38%) CSS
9 109 (27.59%) XML
10 99 (25.06%) Web Services
11 93 (23.54%) J2EE
12 91 (23.04%) Degree
13 76 (19.24%) SQL
13 76 (19.24%) MVC
14 74 (18.73%) JIRA
15 73 (18.48%) Hibernate
15 73 (18.48%) Tomcat
15 73 (18.48%) XHTML
16 72 (18.23%) Analytical Skills
17 71 (17.97%) Mentoring
18 68 (17.22%) jQuery
19 67 (16.96%) JSP
20 62 (15.70%) E-Commerce
21 60 (15.19%) JUnit
21 60 (15.19%) Project Management
22 58 (14.68%) Subversion
23 57 (14.43%) .NET
24 56 (14.18%) Git (software)
25 55 (13.92%) XSLT
26 54 (13.67%) HTML5

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 73 (18.48%) Tomcat
2 44 (11.14%) Apache
3 25 (6.33%) Apache Solr
4 20 (5.06%) Node.js
5 18 (4.56%) WebLogic
6 16 (4.05%) Alfresco
6 16 (4.05%) Liferay
7 14 (3.54%) Confluence
8 7 (1.77%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.52%) CMS
10 5 (1.27%) WordPress
11 4 (1.01%) Drupal
11 4 (1.01%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.51%) Mule
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.51%) IIS
13 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.25%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 14 (3.54%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.03%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.27%) ArcView
4 2 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (3.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.25%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.05%) GitHub
2 14 (3.54%) SaaS
3 11 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.03%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.25%) Force.com
5 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (9.62%) HTTP
2 6 (1.52%) DSL
3 5 (1.27%) SMS
4 4 (1.01%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.01%) Internet
4 4 (1.01%) MPLS
4 4 (1.01%) SDH
5 3 (0.76%) AMQP
5 3 (0.76%) FTP
6 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (12.41%) MySQL
2 37 (9.37%) MongoDB
3 24 (6.08%) Big Data
4 22 (5.57%) SQL Server
5 20 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (4.56%) Relational Database
7 14 (3.54%) Oracle Database
7 14 (3.54%) Data Mining
8 13 (3.29%) RDBMS
8 13 (3.29%) NoSQL
9 12 (3.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (3.04%) Hadoop
10 11 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (2.03%) Riak
12 7 (1.77%) DB2
13 6 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (1.01%) Apache Hive
15 3 (0.76%) DataStage
15 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 74 (18.73%) JIRA
2 60 (15.19%) JUnit
3 58 (14.68%) Subversion
4 56 (14.18%) Git (software)
5 49 (12.41%) Maven
6 46 (11.65%) Eclipse
7 42 (10.63%) Ant
8 28 (7.09%) Jenkins
9 27 (6.84%) Cucumber
10 26 (6.58%) Gradle
11 18 (4.56%) Visual Studio
11 18 (4.56%) Selenium
12 16 (4.05%) IntelliJ
13 12 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (2.53%) TeamCity
14 10 (2.53%) Hudson
14 10 (2.53%) NUnit
14 10 (2.53%) Grunt
15 9 (2.28%) Mockito
16 8 (2.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 33 (8.35%) Finance
2 29 (7.34%) Marketing
3 21 (5.32%) Telecoms
3 21 (5.32%) Games
4 9 (2.28%) Banking
4 9 (2.28%) Retail
4 9 (2.28%) Publishing
5 5 (1.27%) Advertising
5 5 (1.27%) Back Office
6 3 (0.76%) Front Office
7 2 (0.51%) Local Government
8 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 211 (53.42%) Developer
2 109 (27.59%) Java Developer
3 100 (25.32%) ScrumMaster
4 50 (12.66%) Senior Developer
5 36 (9.11%) Front-End Developer
6 33 (8.35%) Project Manager
7 28 (7.09%) UI Developer
8 25 (6.33%) Senior Java Developer
9 23 (5.82%) Agile Project Manager
10 16 (4.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 15 (3.80%) UI Programmer
12 13 (3.29%) Web Developer
13 12 (3.04%) Software Developer
13 12 (3.04%) Architect
14 11 (2.78%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 11 (2.78%) Technical Leader
15 10 (2.53%) Principal Engineer
15 10 (2.53%) Java Engineer
16 9 (2.28%) Solutions Architect
17 8 (2.03%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (35.44%) HTML
2 126 (31.90%) Spring
3 120 (30.38%) CSS
4 109 (27.59%) XML
5 99 (25.06%) Web Services
6 93 (23.54%) J2EE
7 73 (18.48%) XHTML
7 73 (18.48%) Hibernate
8 68 (17.22%) jQuery
9 67 (16.96%) JSP
10 57 (14.43%) .NET
11 55 (13.92%) XSLT
12 54 (13.67%) HTML5
13 47 (11.90%) FreeMarker
14 44 (11.14%) Servlets
15 41 (10.38%) CSS3
16 39 (9.87%) Ajax
17 35 (8.86%) RESTful
18 34 (8.61%) Spring MVC
19 33 (8.35%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 72 (18.23%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (10.89%) Open Source
3 41 (10.38%) Computer Science
4 39 (9.87%) User Experience
5 30 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (6.84%) Mobile App
7 22 (5.57%) W3C
8 20 (5.06%) Social Media
9 18 (4.56%) Video on Demand
9 18 (4.56%) IPTV
10 15 (3.80%) Client/Server
11 14 (3.54%) Social Network
12 12 (3.04%) iPhone
13 11 (2.78%) iPad
14 10 (2.53%) Physics
15 8 (2.03%) Blog
15 8 (2.03%) Visualisation
16 7 (1.77%) Over-the-Top Content
17 6 (1.52%) Mathematics
18 5 (1.27%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 45 (11.39%) Linux
2 31 (7.85%) Android
3 26 (6.58%) Apple iOS
4 18 (4.56%) Windows
4 18 (4.56%) Solaris
5 10 (2.53%) UNIX
6 7 (1.77%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.25%) Debian
7 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (73.42%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (45.57%) Scrum
3 142 (35.95%) TDD
4 76 (19.24%) MVC
5 71 (17.97%) Mentoring
6 62 (15.70%) E-Commerce
7 60 (15.19%) Project Management
8 54 (13.67%) BDD
9 52 (13.16%) Coaching
10 51 (12.91%) Kanban
11 50 (12.66%) OO
12 47 (11.90%) Pair Programming
12 47 (11.90%) Automated Testing
13 45 (11.39%) Software Engineering
13 45 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
14 41 (10.38%) SOA
15 33 (8.35%) Continuous Improvement
16 31 (7.85%) UML
17 24 (6.08%) OOD
17 24 (6.08%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 224 (56.71%) Java
2 129 (32.66%) JavaScript
3 76 (19.24%) SQL
4 33 (8.35%) Groovy
5 29 (7.34%) PHP
6 28 (7.09%) Scala
7 25 (6.33%) C#
8 19 (4.81%) Python
9 18 (4.56%) C++
10 15 (3.80%) PL/SQL
11 13 (3.29%) HQL
12 8 (2.03%) Ruby
13 7 (1.77%) Perl
14 5 (1.27%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.76%) C
16 2 (0.51%) Erlang
16 2 (0.51%) RPG
17 1 (0.25%) VBA
17 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 91 (23.04%) Degree
2 7 (1.77%) PhD
3 6 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.76%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.51%) ISEB
5 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.25%) PMP
6 1 (0.25%) MCP
6 1 (0.25%) MCAD
6 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.38%) QA
2 3 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.51%) WAI
3 2 (0.51%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 11 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.76%) Puppet
4 1 (0.25%) Nagios
4 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 45 (11.39%) Oracle
2 23 (5.82%) Microsoft
3 16 (4.05%) GigaSpaces
4 13 (3.29%) SAP
5 12 (3.04%) JD Edwards
5 12 (3.04%) Endeca
5 12 (3.04%) hybris
6 8 (2.03%) Progress
7 7 (1.77%) HP
7 7 (1.77%) Google
8 6 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.52%) IBM
8 6 (1.52%) JBoss
9 5 (1.27%) ESRI
9 5 (1.27%) Ab Initio
9 5 (1.27%) Informatica
9 5 (1.27%) Teradata
10 4 (1.01%) Cramer
10 4 (1.01%) Cognizant
11 3 (0.76%) Zend
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum competitive package
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