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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 684 698 676
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 188 228 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.50% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138 189 145
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £53,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.88% +18.88%
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
39236 45689 42240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.80% 40.51% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 33701 38669 37135
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 +43 122 £62,000 +7.82% 15
South East -44 46 £45,000 -14.28% 4
West Midlands - 9 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 5 £44,000 -
Yorkshire +6 4 £55,000 +120.00% 1
East of England +20 2 £30,000 -32.96%
Velocity
UK

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

1 249 (69.94%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (51.40%) Java
3 154 (43.26%) Scrum
4 123 (34.55%) TDD
5 111 (31.18%) JavaScript
5 111 (31.18%) HTML
6 107 (30.06%) Spring
7 102 (28.65%) J2EE
7 102 (28.65%) CSS
8 99 (27.81%) SQL
9 92 (25.84%) Coaching
10 88 (24.72%) Web Services
11 85 (23.88%) E-Commerce
12 84 (23.60%) JUnit
13 81 (22.75%) jQuery
14 80 (22.47%) MVC
15 69 (19.38%) Degree
16 68 (19.10%) Git (software)
16 68 (19.10%) Mentoring
17 66 (18.54%) Project Management
18 65 (18.26%) XML
19 63 (17.70%) MySQL
20 60 (16.85%) JSP
20 60 (16.85%) Hibernate
21 57 (16.01%) Subversion
22 56 (15.73%) Finance
22 56 (15.73%) Maven
23 55 (15.45%) Linux
24 54 (15.17%) Computer Science
24 54 (15.17%) Continuous Integration

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 41 (11.52%) Tomcat
2 29 (8.15%) Apache
3 26 (7.30%) Apache Solr
4 15 (4.21%) JBoss
5 14 (3.93%) WebSphere
6 12 (3.37%) PowerExchange
7 10 (2.81%) WebLogic
8 8 (2.25%) Commerce Server
8 8 (2.25%) CMS
9 6 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (1.12%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.84%) WordPress
12 3 (0.84%) Drupal
13 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.56%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.28%) Liferay
14 1 (0.28%) Confluence
14 1 (0.28%) Node.js
14 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
Applications
1 15 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.81%) MS Project
3 3 (0.84%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.28%) Mingle
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.49%) SaaS
2 13 (3.65%) Rackspace Cloud
3 11 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.12%) GitHub
6 2 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.06%) HTTP
2 4 (1.12%) DSL
2 4 (1.12%) AMQP
3 1 (0.28%) Internet
3 1 (0.28%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (17.70%) MySQL
2 40 (11.24%) SQL Server
3 19 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (5.06%) DB2
5 14 (3.93%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (3.09%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.81%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.25%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.40%) Big Data
9 5 (1.40%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.84%) Riak
10 3 (0.84%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (0.84%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.56%) BigQuery
12 1 (0.28%) DataStage
12 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 84 (23.60%) JUnit
2 68 (19.10%) Git (software)
3 57 (16.01%) Subversion
4 56 (15.73%) Maven
5 49 (13.76%) Ant
6 47 (13.20%) JIRA
7 36 (10.11%) Eclipse
8 21 (5.90%) TeamCity
9 19 (5.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (4.21%) Hudson
11 14 (3.93%) Jenkins
11 14 (3.93%) Visual Studio
12 13 (3.65%) SpecFlow
13 12 (3.37%) Mockito
14 10 (2.81%) WebDriver
14 10 (2.81%) NUnit
14 10 (2.81%) Selenium
14 10 (2.81%) Android Studio
15 9 (2.53%) QUnit
16 8 (2.25%) Jasmine
General
1 56 (15.73%) Finance
2 14 (3.93%) Publishing
3 13 (3.65%) Retail
3 13 (3.65%) Back Office
4 10 (2.81%) Games
5 7 (1.97%) Front Office
6 6 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.40%) Online Betting
8 4 (1.12%) Banking
8 4 (1.12%) Marketing
8 4 (1.12%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.84%) Electronics
10 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 155 (43.54%) Developer
2 95 (26.69%) Java Developer
3 73 (20.51%) ScrumMaster
4 46 (12.92%) Project Manager
5 42 (11.80%) Senior Developer
6 28 (7.87%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (5.06%) Delivery Manager
7 18 (5.06%) Front-End Developer
8 16 (4.49%) Development Manager
8 16 (4.49%) Technical Manager
9 15 (4.21%) Software Manager
10 14 (3.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 13 (3.65%) Agile Project Manager
12 12 (3.37%) Android Developer
12 12 (3.37%) UI Developer
12 12 (3.37%) Senior Manager
13 11 (3.09%) Web Developer
13 11 (3.09%) Technical Project Manager
13 11 (3.09%) Technical Leader
14 10 (2.81%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (31.18%) HTML
2 107 (30.06%) Spring
3 102 (28.65%) J2EE
3 102 (28.65%) CSS
4 88 (24.72%) Web Services
5 81 (22.75%) jQuery
6 65 (18.26%) XML
7 60 (16.85%) JSP
7 60 (16.85%) Hibernate
8 54 (15.17%) HTML5
9 50 (14.04%) .NET
10 48 (13.48%) Ajax
11 41 (11.52%) Spring MVC
12 39 (10.96%) XHTML
13 36 (10.11%) RESTful
14 33 (9.27%) CSS3
14 33 (9.27%) JSON
15 31 (8.71%) AngularJS
15 31 (8.71%) FreeMarker
16 30 (8.43%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.17%) Computer Science
2 51 (14.33%) Mobile App
3 37 (10.39%) User Experience
4 36 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (7.02%) Open Source
6 18 (5.06%) Over-the-Top Content
6 18 (5.06%) IPTV
7 17 (4.78%) Client/Server
8 16 (4.49%) PMI
8 16 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (3.65%) Video on Demand
9 13 (3.65%) Blog
10 12 (3.37%) Management Information System
11 11 (3.09%) W3C
12 10 (2.81%) Wiki
12 10 (2.81%) iPad
13 8 (2.25%) N-Tier
14 6 (1.69%) Online Games
14 6 (1.69%) Algorithms
15 5 (1.40%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (15.45%) Linux
2 37 (10.39%) Android
3 30 (8.43%) Windows
4 26 (7.30%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.40%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.56%) UNIX
7 1 (0.28%) Solaris
7 1 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (69.94%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (43.26%) Scrum
3 123 (34.55%) TDD
4 92 (25.84%) Coaching
5 85 (23.88%) E-Commerce
6 80 (22.47%) MVC
7 68 (19.10%) Mentoring
8 66 (18.54%) Project Management
9 54 (15.17%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (14.33%) BDD
11 47 (13.20%) Continuous Improvement
12 36 (10.11%) Line Management
13 35 (9.83%) DevOps
13 35 (9.83%) Software Delivery
14 33 (9.27%) Software Engineering
15 31 (8.71%) Automated Testing
15 31 (8.71%) Mobile Application Development
15 31 (8.71%) Kanban
16 28 (7.87%) User Stories
17 25 (7.02%) OO
Programming Languages
1 183 (51.40%) Java
2 111 (31.18%) JavaScript
3 99 (27.81%) SQL
4 35 (9.83%) C#
5 17 (4.78%) Groovy
6 15 (4.21%) HQL
7 11 (3.09%) Bash Shell
7 11 (3.09%) PHP
8 8 (2.25%) C++
9 7 (1.97%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.97%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.97%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.40%) Scala
11 4 (1.12%) C
11 4 (1.12%) Python
12 2 (0.56%) Ruby
13 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.28%) Perl
13 1 (0.28%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 69 (19.38%) Degree
2 16 (4.49%) PMI Certification
3 10 (2.81%) APMP
4 7 (1.97%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.12%) PhD
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (14.89%) QA
2 13 (3.65%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (11.52%) hybris
2 33 (9.27%) Oracle
3 26 (7.30%) Endeca
4 18 (5.06%) ATG
5 17 (4.78%) Progress
5 17 (4.78%) Microsoft
6 13 (3.65%) Informatica
6 13 (3.65%) Google
7 7 (1.97%) Charles River
8 6 (1.69%) HP
9 5 (1.40%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.12%) Demandware
11 3 (0.84%) New Relic
11 3 (0.84%) IBM
11 3 (0.84%) Percussion
12 2 (0.56%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.56%) SAP
12 2 (0.56%) Twitter
13 1 (0.28%) Appcelerator
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Curve IT Recruitment
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point IT
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
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Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
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Salary: competitive
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City of London
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