The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 701 651 740
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +89
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 187 193 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.48% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 143 165 104
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -15.23%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42670 40535 46109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.06% 39.83% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 36579 35426 41012
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Velocity
UK

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -35 128 £55,000 +9.45% 11
South East +1 40 £50,000 +11.11% 6
East Midlands - 10 £44,000 - 3
South West - 6 £51,250 -
North West - 2 £55,000 -
Yorkshire -57 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Velocity
UK

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 228 (57.14%) Java
2 167 (41.85%) HTML
3 160 (40.10%) Scrum
4 157 (39.35%) Agile Software Development
5 143 (35.84%) JavaScript
6 142 (35.59%) Spring
7 128 (32.08%) TDD
8 121 (30.33%) XML
9 119 (29.82%) CSS
10 91 (22.81%) J2EE
10 91 (22.81%) XHTML
11 89 (22.31%) Tomcat
12 87 (21.80%) Web Services
12 87 (21.80%) Degree
13 86 (21.55%) MVC
14 84 (21.05%) E-Commerce
15 79 (19.80%) SQL
16 77 (19.30%) JIRA
17 73 (18.30%) Subversion
18 71 (17.79%) XSLT
18 71 (17.79%) jQuery
19 70 (17.54%) Hibernate
20 62 (15.54%) JSP
21 59 (14.79%) Open Source
21 59 (14.79%) HTML5
22 57 (14.29%) Eclipse
23 56 (14.04%) .NET
24 54 (13.53%) Apache
24 54 (13.53%) OO
24 54 (13.53%) FreeMarker

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 89 (22.31%) Tomcat
2 54 (13.53%) Apache
3 28 (7.02%) Alfresco
3 28 (7.02%) Liferay
4 23 (5.76%) Apache Solr
5 22 (5.51%) Node.js
6 16 (4.01%) CMS
7 14 (3.51%) Confluence
8 6 (1.50%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.50%) WordPress
9 5 (1.25%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.25%) Drupal
10 3 (0.75%) SAS
10 3 (0.75%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.50%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.50%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.50%) Mule
12 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.25%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.76%) Photoshop
3 8 (2.01%) MS Project
4 4 (1.00%) ArcView
5 3 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.50%) MS Office
6 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (4.51%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.75%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.77%) GitHub
2 9 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.50%) Rackspace Cloud
4 4 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.77%) HTTP
2 5 (1.25%) Internet
2 5 (1.25%) DSL
2 5 (1.25%) FTP
3 4 (1.00%) MPLS
3 4 (1.00%) SDH
3 4 (1.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.50%) AMQP
5 1 (0.25%) SSL
5 1 (0.25%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (12.53%) MongoDB
2 49 (12.28%) MySQL
3 24 (6.02%) SQL Server
4 21 (5.26%) Big Data
5 19 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (4.26%) Hadoop
7 15 (3.76%) Oracle Database
8 14 (3.51%) Data Mining
9 13 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (3.26%) Relational Database
10 11 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.26%) NoSQL
11 9 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (2.26%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (1.00%) Riak
15 3 (0.75%) Apache Hive
15 3 (0.75%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 77 (19.30%) JIRA
2 73 (18.30%) Subversion
3 57 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 52 (13.03%) Git (software)
5 44 (11.03%) JUnit
6 38 (9.52%) Ant
7 36 (9.02%) Gradle
8 32 (8.02%) Jenkins
9 31 (7.77%) Maven
10 29 (7.27%) IntelliJ
11 19 (4.76%) Cucumber
12 11 (2.76%) Visual Studio
12 11 (2.76%) Grunt
13 9 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (2.01%) TeamCity
15 7 (1.75%) Selenium
16 6 (1.50%) SpecFlow
17 5 (1.25%) Jasmine
17 5 (1.25%) PhoneGap
17 5 (1.25%) JSUnit
General
1 46 (11.53%) Finance
2 21 (5.26%) Games
3 15 (3.76%) Retail
4 14 (3.51%) Marketing
5 10 (2.51%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.26%) Publishing
7 7 (1.75%) Banking
8 5 (1.25%) Advertising
8 5 (1.25%) Back Office
9 3 (0.75%) Front Office
10 2 (0.50%) Local Government
11 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 229 (57.39%) Developer
2 109 (27.32%) Java Developer
3 74 (18.55%) ScrumMaster
4 54 (13.53%) Senior Developer
5 39 (9.77%) Project Manager
6 37 (9.27%) Front-End Developer
7 27 (6.77%) Agile Project Manager
8 26 (6.52%) UI Developer
8 26 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
9 20 (5.01%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 17 (4.26%) Architect
10 17 (4.26%) Principal Engineer
10 17 (4.26%) Java Engineer
11 15 (3.76%) UI Programmer
12 14 (3.51%) Web Developer
12 14 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
13 13 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (3.26%) Software Developer
14 12 (3.01%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 11 (2.76%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (41.85%) HTML
2 142 (35.59%) Spring
3 121 (30.33%) XML
4 119 (29.82%) CSS
5 91 (22.81%) J2EE
5 91 (22.81%) XHTML
6 87 (21.80%) Web Services
7 71 (17.79%) XSLT
7 71 (17.79%) jQuery
8 70 (17.54%) Hibernate
9 62 (15.54%) JSP
10 59 (14.79%) HTML5
11 56 (14.04%) .NET
12 54 (13.53%) FreeMarker
13 46 (11.53%) CSS3
13 46 (11.53%) Servlets
14 38 (9.52%) Ajax
15 37 (9.27%) RESTful
16 33 (8.27%) REST
16 33 (8.27%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 59 (14.79%) Open Source
2 35 (8.77%) Computer Science
3 30 (7.52%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (5.01%) Mobile App
4 20 (5.01%) W3C
5 19 (4.76%) Social Media
6 16 (4.01%) Social Network
7 15 (3.76%) Physics
8 14 (3.51%) Client/Server
9 12 (3.01%) IPTV
9 12 (3.01%) Mathematics
9 12 (3.01%) Video on Demand
9 12 (3.01%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.50%) Blog
11 5 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (1.00%) GIS
12 4 (1.00%) FMCG
12 4 (1.00%) iPhone
12 4 (1.00%) iPad
13 3 (0.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 44 (11.03%) Linux
2 28 (7.02%) Solaris
3 24 (6.02%) Android
4 19 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 16 (4.01%) UNIX
6 9 (2.26%) Windows
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (40.10%) Scrum
2 157 (39.35%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (32.08%) TDD
4 86 (21.55%) MVC
5 84 (21.05%) E-Commerce
6 54 (13.53%) OO
7 50 (12.53%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (11.78%) SOA
8 47 (11.78%) Project Management
8 47 (11.78%) Pair Programming
9 40 (10.03%) Kanban
10 38 (9.52%) Software Engineering
11 36 (9.02%) Automated Testing
11 36 (9.02%) Extreme Programming
12 32 (8.02%) Web Application Development
13 31 (7.77%) BDD
14 29 (7.27%) Project Planning
15 28 (7.02%) Functional Testing
15 28 (7.02%) DevOps
16 27 (6.77%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 228 (57.14%) Java
2 143 (35.84%) JavaScript
3 79 (19.80%) SQL
4 46 (11.53%) Groovy
5 44 (11.03%) Scala
6 31 (7.77%) PHP
7 27 (6.77%) C#
8 25 (6.27%) Python
9 22 (5.51%) C++
10 11 (2.76%) HQL
11 9 (2.26%) C
12 8 (2.01%) Perl
13 7 (1.75%) Ruby
14 6 (1.50%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.25%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.00%) VBA
17 2 (0.50%) Erlang
17 2 (0.50%) RPG
18 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.25%) R
Qualifications
1 87 (21.80%) Degree
2 11 (2.76%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.51%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.50%) PhD
5 2 (0.50%) ISEB
5 2 (0.50%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.25%) MCP
6 1 (0.25%) MCAD
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.25%) PMP
6 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (13.53%) QA
2 7 (1.75%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.75%) SLA
5 2 (0.50%) WAI
Systems Management
1 8 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (9.52%) Oracle
2 28 (7.02%) GigaSpaces
3 19 (4.76%) SAP
4 18 (4.51%) Microsoft
4 18 (4.51%) JD Edwards
5 15 (3.76%) hybris
6 12 (3.01%) Endeca
7 8 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.75%) Google
9 6 (1.50%) Progress
10 5 (1.25%) JBoss
10 5 (1.25%) Informatica
11 4 (1.00%) Cognizant
11 4 (1.00%) Cramer
11 4 (1.00%) ESRI
12 3 (0.75%) OpenLink
12 3 (0.75%) Brady
12 3 (0.75%) Zend
12 3 (0.75%) Infor
12 3 (0.75%) Sun
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +12.5% bonus + final salary pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Ealing, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
DHL UK
Salary: £39,000 - £49,000
Posted: 25 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
DHL UK
Salary: £39,000 - £49,000
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Dice
Salary: £50,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Dice
Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago