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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 685 643 663
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +20
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 168 224 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.53% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 125 178 155
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
37765 42495 41611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.64% 40.78% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 32451 35748 36673
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 £62,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +30 105 £62,000 +7.82% 11
South East -59 41 £45,000 -7.69% 6
West Midlands - 7 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands - 5 £44,000 - 1
Yorkshire +4 4 £53,750 +115.00% 1
South West -20 4 £40,500 -26.36%
East of England +1 2 £30,000 -32.58%
Velocity
UK

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 264 (73.13%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (54.57%) Java
3 152 (42.11%) Scrum
4 146 (40.44%) TDD
5 132 (36.57%) Spring
6 131 (36.29%) JavaScript
7 123 (34.07%) J2EE
8 122 (33.80%) HTML
9 119 (32.96%) CSS
10 115 (31.86%) SQL
11 100 (27.70%) JUnit
12 99 (27.42%) Web Services
13 98 (27.15%) MVC
14 90 (24.93%) jQuery
15 89 (24.65%) Coaching
16 84 (23.27%) Git (software)
17 81 (22.44%) E-Commerce
18 78 (21.61%) JSP
19 75 (20.78%) MySQL
20 73 (20.22%) Degree
21 70 (19.39%) Hibernate
21 70 (19.39%) Subversion
21 70 (19.39%) XML
22 69 (19.11%) Mentoring
23 68 (18.84%) Maven
24 67 (18.56%) Project Management
25 66 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
26 60 (16.62%) HTML5
26 60 (16.62%) Ant
26 60 (16.62%) Linux

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 50 (13.85%) Tomcat
2 33 (9.14%) Apache
2 33 (9.14%) Apache Solr
3 22 (6.09%) JBoss
4 20 (5.54%) WebLogic
5 15 (4.16%) PowerExchange
6 11 (3.05%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.22%) Commerce Server
8 6 (1.66%) CMS
9 5 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.11%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.83%) Drupal
11 3 (0.83%) WordPress
11 3 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.55%) Confluence
13 1 (0.28%) Node.js
13 1 (0.28%) Liferay
13 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.28%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.22%) MS Project
3 3 (0.83%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.28%) Mingle
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.54%) SaaS
2 13 (3.60%) Rackspace Cloud
3 7 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.11%) GitHub
5 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.93%) HTTP
2 4 (1.11%) DSL
2 4 (1.11%) AMQP
3 1 (0.28%) Internet
3 1 (0.28%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (20.78%) MySQL
2 49 (13.57%) SQL Server
3 27 (7.48%) DB2
4 22 (6.09%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (4.71%) Relational Database
6 16 (4.43%) RDBMS
6 16 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (3.32%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.94%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.66%) Big Data
10 4 (1.11%) Riak
11 3 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.28%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.28%) DataStage
12 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 100 (27.70%) JUnit
2 84 (23.27%) Git (software)
3 70 (19.39%) Subversion
4 68 (18.84%) Maven
5 60 (16.62%) Ant
6 54 (14.96%) JIRA
7 34 (9.42%) Eclipse
8 22 (6.09%) Jenkins
9 21 (5.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (5.82%) TeamCity
10 20 (5.54%) Mockito
11 17 (4.71%) Visual Studio
12 13 (3.60%) SpecFlow
13 12 (3.32%) Hudson
13 12 (3.32%) Selenium
14 11 (3.05%) NUnit
14 11 (3.05%) Gradle
15 10 (2.77%) Karma Test Runner
15 10 (2.77%) Jasmine
15 10 (2.77%) WebDriver
General
1 55 (15.24%) Finance
2 12 (3.32%) Publishing
3 11 (3.05%) Back Office
4 10 (2.77%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.77%) Games
4 10 (2.77%) Retail
5 7 (1.94%) Front Office
6 5 (1.39%) Marketing
6 5 (1.39%) Online Betting
7 4 (1.11%) Banking
8 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 171 (47.37%) Developer
2 121 (33.52%) Java Developer
3 79 (21.88%) ScrumMaster
4 53 (14.68%) Senior Developer
5 41 (11.36%) Senior Java Developer
6 40 (11.08%) Project Manager
7 21 (5.82%) Development Manager
8 19 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
9 18 (4.99%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 17 (4.71%) Web Developer
11 16 (4.43%) Java Web Developer
12 15 (4.16%) Senior Manager
13 13 (3.60%) Software Manager
14 11 (3.05%) Agile Project Manager
14 11 (3.05%) Technical Leader
14 11 (3.05%) Delivery Manager
15 9 (2.49%) Technical Manager
15 9 (2.49%) UI Developer
16 8 (2.22%) Senior C# Developer
16 8 (2.22%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (36.57%) Spring
2 123 (34.07%) J2EE
3 122 (33.80%) HTML
4 119 (32.96%) CSS
5 99 (27.42%) Web Services
6 90 (24.93%) jQuery
7 78 (21.61%) JSP
8 70 (19.39%) XML
8 70 (19.39%) Hibernate
9 60 (16.62%) HTML5
10 59 (16.34%) Ajax
11 54 (14.96%) .NET
12 52 (14.40%) Spring MVC
13 43 (11.91%) AngularJS
14 42 (11.63%) RESTful
15 40 (11.08%) XHTML
16 38 (10.53%) JDBC
16 38 (10.53%) Backbone.js
17 35 (9.70%) FreeMarker
18 33 (9.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 56 (15.51%) Mobile App
2 53 (14.68%) Computer Science
3 39 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (7.48%) User Experience
5 26 (7.20%) Open Source
6 21 (5.82%) Over-the-Top Content
6 21 (5.82%) IPTV
7 20 (5.54%) Client/Server
8 19 (5.26%) Management Information System
9 16 (4.43%) Video on Demand
10 14 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (3.60%) Blog
12 10 (2.77%) PMI
12 10 (2.77%) iPad
13 9 (2.49%) N-Tier
14 8 (2.22%) W3C
15 7 (1.94%) Wiki
15 7 (1.94%) iPhone
16 6 (1.66%) Online Games
17 5 (1.39%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 60 (16.62%) Linux
2 34 (9.42%) Android
3 31 (8.59%) Apple iOS
3 31 (8.59%) Windows
4 8 (2.22%) Windows Phone
5 4 (1.11%) UNIX
6 3 (0.83%) Solaris
7 1 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (73.13%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (42.11%) Scrum
3 146 (40.44%) TDD
4 98 (27.15%) MVC
5 89 (24.65%) Coaching
6 81 (22.44%) E-Commerce
7 69 (19.11%) Mentoring
8 67 (18.56%) Project Management
9 66 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
10 57 (15.79%) BDD
11 47 (13.02%) Continuous Improvement
12 44 (12.19%) Software Engineering
13 37 (10.25%) Line Management
14 30 (8.31%) DevOps
15 29 (8.03%) Mobile Application Development
16 28 (7.76%) Kanban
17 27 (7.48%) Automated Testing
18 26 (7.20%) Release Management
18 26 (7.20%) User Stories
19 24 (6.65%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 197 (54.57%) Java
2 131 (36.29%) JavaScript
3 115 (31.86%) SQL
4 38 (10.53%) C#
5 24 (6.65%) Groovy
6 18 (4.99%) HQL
7 14 (3.88%) PHP
8 11 (3.05%) Bash Shell
9 9 (2.49%) Scala
9 9 (2.49%) Shell Script
9 9 (2.49%) T-SQL
9 9 (2.49%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.22%) C++
11 5 (1.39%) Python
12 4 (1.11%) Perl
12 4 (1.11%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.11%) C
13 2 (0.55%) Ruby
14 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 73 (20.22%) Degree
2 10 (2.77%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.94%) APMP
4 5 (1.39%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.83%) PhD
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (14.96%) QA
2 7 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (11.91%) Oracle
2 39 (10.80%) hybris
3 27 (7.48%) Endeca
4 20 (5.54%) Microsoft
5 16 (4.43%) Informatica
6 15 (4.16%) ATG
7 14 (3.88%) Progress
8 13 (3.60%) Google
9 8 (2.22%) Charles River
10 7 (1.94%) HP
11 4 (1.11%) Demandware
12 3 (0.83%) New Relic
12 3 (0.83%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.83%) IBM
12 3 (0.83%) Percussion
13 2 (0.55%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.55%) SAP
13 2 (0.55%) Twitter
14 1 (0.28%) Appcelerator
Surrey
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: Bonus and car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £57,000 per annum +12.5% bonus + 10% pension cont ++
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65 -£85 + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Negotiable + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Market Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +12.5% bonus + 10% pension cont ++
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £95000 - £105000 per annum + Full corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: competitive + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £58000 - £63000 per annum + Bonus and car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Curve IT Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Ealing
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Ealing
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago