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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 688 656 745
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +89
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 188 190 137
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% 0.47% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 145 162 106
Average salary £52,500 £49,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.21%
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 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42812 40622 46171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.09% 39.89% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 36722 35488 41099
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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 25 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 25 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 -47 129 £55,000 +9.45% 10
South East -11 42 £50,000 +5.26% 7
East Midlands - 9 £44,000 - 3
South West - 5 £60,000 -
North West - 2 £55,000 -
Yorkshire -51 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Velocity
UK

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 231 (57.75%) Java
2 170 (42.50%) HTML
3 158 (39.50%) Scrum
3 158 (39.50%) Agile Software Development
4 146 (36.50%) JavaScript
5 144 (36.00%) Spring
6 130 (32.50%) TDD
7 124 (31.00%) XML
8 120 (30.00%) CSS
9 93 (23.25%) J2EE
9 93 (23.25%) XHTML
10 91 (22.75%) Tomcat
11 89 (22.25%) Web Services
11 89 (22.25%) MVC
12 87 (21.75%) Degree
13 84 (21.00%) E-Commerce
14 81 (20.25%) SQL
15 78 (19.50%) JIRA
16 76 (19.00%) Subversion
17 72 (18.00%) XSLT
17 72 (18.00%) jQuery
18 68 (17.00%) Hibernate
19 62 (15.50%) JSP
19 62 (15.50%) Open Source
20 60 (15.00%) HTML5
21 57 (14.25%) Eclipse
22 55 (13.75%) .NET
22 55 (13.75%) OO
22 55 (13.75%) Apache
23 54 (13.50%) QA

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 91 (22.75%) Tomcat
2 55 (13.75%) Apache
3 29 (7.25%) Alfresco
3 29 (7.25%) Liferay
4 23 (5.75%) Apache Solr
5 22 (5.50%) Node.js
6 16 (4.00%) CMS
7 14 (3.50%) 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 17 (4.25%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.75%) Photoshop
3 8 (2.00%) 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 (4.50%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.75%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.00%) GitHub
2 9 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.50%) Rackspace Cloud
4 3 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.75%) 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
5 1 (0.25%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (12.50%) MySQL
1 50 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 23 (5.75%) SQL Server
3 19 (4.75%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (4.75%) Big Data
4 17 (4.25%) Hadoop
5 14 (3.50%) Data Mining
5 14 (3.50%) Oracle Database
6 12 (3.00%) Relational Database
6 12 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.00%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (2.00%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.75%) Riak
12 3 (0.75%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.75%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 78 (19.50%) JIRA
2 76 (19.00%) Subversion
3 57 (14.25%) Eclipse
4 53 (13.25%) Git (software)
5 45 (11.25%) JUnit
6 38 (9.50%) Gradle
7 37 (9.25%) Ant
8 33 (8.25%) Jenkins
9 31 (7.75%) Maven
10 30 (7.50%) IntelliJ
11 18 (4.50%) Cucumber
12 11 (2.75%) Grunt
13 10 (2.50%) Visual Studio
14 9 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (2.00%) TeamCity
16 6 (1.50%) SpecFlow
16 6 (1.50%) Selenium
17 5 (1.25%) Jasmine
17 5 (1.25%) JSUnit
17 5 (1.25%) Firebug
General
1 48 (12.00%) Finance
2 21 (5.25%) Games
3 15 (3.75%) Retail
4 14 (3.50%) Marketing
5 10 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.25%) 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
1 232 (58.00%) Developer
2 111 (27.75%) Java Developer
3 72 (18.00%) ScrumMaster
4 54 (13.50%) Senior Developer
5 39 (9.75%) Project Manager
6 37 (9.25%) Front-End Developer
7 27 (6.75%) Agile Project Manager
7 27 (6.75%) Senior Java Developer
8 26 (6.50%) UI Developer
9 20 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 17 (4.25%) Architect
10 17 (4.25%) Principal Engineer
10 17 (4.25%) Java Engineer
11 15 (3.75%) UI Programmer
12 14 (3.50%) Software Developer
12 14 (3.50%) Web Developer
12 14 (3.50%) JavaScript Developer
13 13 (3.25%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (3.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 11 (2.75%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (42.50%) HTML
2 144 (36.00%) Spring
3 124 (31.00%) XML
4 120 (30.00%) CSS
5 93 (23.25%) J2EE
5 93 (23.25%) XHTML
6 89 (22.25%) Web Services
7 72 (18.00%) XSLT
7 72 (18.00%) jQuery
8 68 (17.00%) Hibernate
9 62 (15.50%) JSP
10 60 (15.00%) HTML5
11 55 (13.75%) .NET
12 54 (13.50%) FreeMarker
13 48 (12.00%) Servlets
14 47 (11.75%) CSS3
15 39 (9.75%) Ajax
16 37 (9.25%) RESTful
17 35 (8.75%) Struts
18 34 (8.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 62 (15.50%) Open Source
2 35 (8.75%) Computer Science
3 28 (7.00%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (5.00%) W3C
5 19 (4.75%) Social Media
5 19 (4.75%) Mobile App
6 16 (4.00%) Physics
6 16 (4.00%) Social Network
7 14 (3.50%) Client/Server
8 12 (3.00%) IPTV
8 12 (3.00%) Mathematics
8 12 (3.00%) Video on Demand
8 12 (3.00%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.50%) Blog
10 5 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.00%) GIS
11 4 (1.00%) FMCG
11 4 (1.00%) iPhone
11 4 (1.00%) iPad
12 3 (0.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (11.25%) Linux
2 29 (7.25%) Solaris
3 24 (6.00%) Android
4 20 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 16 (4.00%) UNIX
6 10 (2.50%) Windows
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (39.50%) Scrum
1 158 (39.50%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (32.50%) TDD
3 89 (22.25%) MVC
4 84 (21.00%) E-Commerce
5 55 (13.75%) OO
6 52 (13.00%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (11.75%) Pair Programming
8 46 (11.50%) SOA
8 46 (11.50%) Project Management
9 39 (9.75%) Kanban
10 38 (9.50%) Software Engineering
11 36 (9.00%) Extreme Programming
12 34 (8.50%) Automated Testing
13 33 (8.25%) Web Application Development
14 30 (7.50%) BDD
15 29 (7.25%) Functional Testing
15 29 (7.25%) DevOps
15 29 (7.25%) Project Planning
16 26 (6.50%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 231 (57.75%) Java
2 146 (36.50%) JavaScript
3 81 (20.25%) SQL
4 48 (12.00%) Groovy
5 46 (11.50%) Scala
6 31 (7.75%) PHP
7 27 (6.75%) C#
8 25 (6.25%) Python
9 23 (5.75%) C++
10 11 (2.75%) HQL
11 9 (2.25%) C
12 8 (2.00%) Ruby
12 8 (2.00%) Perl
13 6 (1.50%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.25%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.00%) VBA
16 2 (0.50%) Erlang
16 2 (0.50%) RPG
17 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.25%) R
Qualifications
1 87 (21.75%) Degree
2 11 (2.75%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.75%) 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 (13.50%) 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 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (9.50%) Oracle
2 29 (7.25%) GigaSpaces
3 19 (4.75%) SAP
4 18 (4.50%) JD Edwards
5 17 (4.25%) Microsoft
6 15 (3.75%) hybris
7 12 (3.00%) Endeca
8 8 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.75%) Google
10 6 (1.50%) Progress
11 5 (1.25%) JBoss
11 5 (1.25%) Informatica
12 4 (1.00%) Cognizant
12 4 (1.00%) Cramer
12 4 (1.00%) ESRI
13 3 (0.75%) OpenLink
13 3 (0.75%) Brady
13 3 (0.75%) Zend
13 3 (0.75%) Infor
13 3 (0.75%) Sun
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Performance Related Incentive Sche
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Performance Related Incentive Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £5 - £6 per annum + Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +12.5% bonus + final salary pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +12.5% bonus + final salary pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Ealing, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
DHL UK
Salary: £39,000 - £49,000
Posted: 21 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
DHL UK
Salary: £39,000 - £49,000
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Dice
Salary: £50,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Dice
Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago