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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 762 714 703
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -11
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 99 173 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.41% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 78 124 137
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £71,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
38767 41737 40454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.53% 38.50% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33477 35393 35199
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -47 52 £55,000 -4.34% 8
South East -34 24 £53,750 +34.37% 3
Yorkshire +18 9 £47,500 +14.45% 2
West Midlands - 6 £32,500 - 1
North West - 3 £72,500 - 2
East of England - 3 £52,500 - 1
North East - 2 £55,000 - 1
Velocity
UK

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 163 (66.26%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (47.56%) Scrum
3 112 (45.53%) Java
4 57 (23.17%) HTML
4 57 (23.17%) TDD
5 52 (21.14%) Finance
6 49 (19.92%) Project Management
7 45 (18.29%) JavaScript
7 45 (18.29%) User Experience
8 42 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
9 40 (16.26%) Web Services
10 39 (15.85%) XML
11 38 (15.45%) Automated Testing
11 38 (15.45%) Coaching
12 37 (15.04%) Degree
12 37 (15.04%) E-Commerce
13 35 (14.23%) CSS
13 35 (14.23%) Spring
13 35 (14.23%) Analytics
14 34 (13.82%) Mentoring
14 34 (13.82%) QA
15 33 (13.41%) HTML5
16 32 (13.01%) User Stories
16 32 (13.01%) MVC
17 31 (12.60%) J2EE
17 31 (12.60%) SDLC
18 29 (11.79%) jQuery
19 27 (10.98%) CSS3
19 27 (10.98%) OO
20 26 (10.57%) Hibernate

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 11 (4.47%) WebSphere Application Server
1 11 (4.47%) WebSphere
2 10 (4.07%) Apache Solr
3 7 (2.85%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.85%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.44%) CMS
5 5 (2.03%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.22%) Apache
7 3 (1.22%) Drupal
7 3 (1.22%) WordPress
7 3 (1.22%) Confluence
7 3 (1.22%) Documentum
7 3 (1.22%) FileNet
8 2 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.81%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.81%) JBoss
8 2 (0.81%) Node.js
9 1 (0.41%) Magnolia
Applications
1 10 (4.07%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.66%) MS Project
3 3 (1.22%) MS Office
3 3 (1.22%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 9 (3.66%) RMDS
2 7 (2.85%) Eikon
3 4 (1.63%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.07%) SaaS
3 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.63%) Sage Pay
4 3 (1.22%) GitHub
5 2 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.47%) TCP/IP
2 9 (3.66%) Multicast
3 7 (2.85%) Internet
4 5 (2.03%) HTTP
5 4 (1.63%) SSL
5 4 (1.63%) MVNO
6 2 (0.81%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.91%) MySQL
2 14 (5.69%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.25%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.85%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.44%) Big Data
6 5 (2.03%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.22%) HBase
8 2 (0.81%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.81%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.81%) BigQuery
8 2 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.41%) KDB
Development Applications
1 22 (8.94%) JUnit
2 20 (8.13%) JIRA
3 17 (6.91%) Maven
4 14 (5.69%) Eclipse
5 11 (4.47%) Ant
6 10 (4.07%) Android Studio
7 9 (3.66%) Hudson
7 9 (3.66%) Selenium
8 8 (3.25%) Mockito
9 7 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (2.85%) Subversion
10 6 (2.44%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.63%) Git (software)
11 4 (1.63%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.22%) TestNG
12 3 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio
13 2 (0.81%) Xcode
13 2 (0.81%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 52 (21.14%) Finance
2 18 (7.32%) Retail
3 12 (4.88%) Games
4 9 (3.66%) Banking
5 8 (3.25%) Marketing
6 7 (2.85%) Back Office
7 5 (2.03%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.03%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.63%) Publishing
9 3 (1.22%) German Language
9 3 (1.22%) Online Betting
9 3 (1.22%) Electronics
9 3 (1.22%) Law
10 2 (0.81%) Advertising
11 1 (0.41%) Billing
11 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.41%) Legal
11 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 73 (29.67%) Developer
2 42 (17.07%) Project Manager
2 42 (17.07%) ScrumMaster
3 27 (10.98%) Technical Manager
4 25 (10.16%) Java Developer
5 22 (8.94%) Technical Project Manager
6 17 (6.91%) Android Developer
7 16 (6.50%) Analyst
8 14 (5.69%) Delivery Manager
9 13 (5.28%) Development Manager
10 12 (4.88%) UI Developer
10 12 (4.88%) Front-End Developer
11 11 (4.47%) Agile Project Manager
12 10 (4.07%) UI Programmer
12 10 (4.07%) Software Manager
12 10 (4.07%) Senior Developer
13 9 (3.66%) Applications Developer
13 9 (3.66%) Delivery Project Manager
13 9 (3.66%) E-Commerce Project Manager
13 9 (3.66%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (23.17%) HTML
2 40 (16.26%) Web Services
3 39 (15.85%) XML
4 35 (14.23%) CSS
4 35 (14.23%) Spring
5 33 (13.41%) HTML5
6 31 (12.60%) J2EE
7 29 (11.79%) jQuery
8 27 (10.98%) CSS3
9 26 (10.57%) JSP
9 26 (10.57%) Hibernate
10 24 (9.76%) RESTful
11 21 (8.54%) .NET
12 20 (8.13%) SOAP
12 20 (8.13%) JSON
12 20 (8.13%) FreeMarker
13 18 (7.32%) Spring MVC
14 14 (5.69%) XHTML
15 12 (4.88%) Backbone.js
16 10 (4.07%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.29%) User Experience
2 25 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.94%) Computer Science
4 20 (8.13%) PMI
5 16 (6.50%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (5.69%) Mobile App
7 11 (4.47%) W3C
8 9 (3.66%) Wiki
8 9 (3.66%) iPad
9 7 (2.85%) Data Extraction
9 7 (2.85%) Mathematics
9 7 (2.85%) Physics
10 5 (2.03%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.03%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.63%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.63%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.63%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.63%) Mobile Payment
11 4 (1.63%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.63%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.76%) Linux
1 24 (9.76%) Android
2 13 (5.28%) UNIX
3 12 (4.88%) Windows
4 9 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (3.66%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.81%) HPUX
5 2 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (66.26%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (47.56%) Scrum
3 57 (23.17%) TDD
4 49 (19.92%) Project Management
5 42 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
6 38 (15.45%) Coaching
6 38 (15.45%) Automated Testing
7 37 (15.04%) E-Commerce
8 35 (14.23%) Analytics
9 34 (13.82%) Mentoring
10 32 (13.01%) User Stories
10 32 (13.01%) MVC
11 31 (12.60%) SDLC
12 27 (10.98%) OO
13 23 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (8.94%) BDD
15 21 (8.54%) Web Development
16 20 (8.13%) Kanban
17 19 (7.72%) Mobile Development
18 17 (6.91%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 112 (45.53%) Java
2 45 (18.29%) JavaScript
3 22 (8.94%) SQL
4 11 (4.47%) Python
5 10 (4.07%) C#
6 7 (2.85%) Scala
7 6 (2.44%) PHP
7 6 (2.44%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.63%) VBA
8 4 (1.63%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.63%) Ruby
9 3 (1.22%) Groovy
9 3 (1.22%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.81%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.81%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.41%) C++
11 1 (0.41%) COBOL
11 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (15.04%) Degree
2 20 (8.13%) PMI Certification
3 9 (3.66%) APMP
4 7 (2.85%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.85%) PhD
5 3 (1.22%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.81%) OCP
6 2 (0.81%) OCA
6 2 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.41%) MBA
7 1 (0.41%) IIBA
7 1 (0.41%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (13.82%) QA
2 12 (4.88%) SLA
3 4 (1.63%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (2.03%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (3.66%) Puppet
1 9 (3.66%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (2.03%) Oozie
3 2 (0.81%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (7.72%) Oracle
2 15 (6.10%) hybris
3 9 (3.66%) Red Hat
3 9 (3.66%) Reuters
3 9 (3.66%) ATG
4 6 (2.44%) Progress
4 6 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.63%) Google
5 4 (1.63%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 4 (1.63%) VeriFone
5 4 (1.63%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.63%) New Relic
5 4 (1.63%) DataCash
5 4 (1.63%) WorldPay
6 3 (1.22%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.22%) Percussion
6 3 (1.22%) VMware
6 3 (1.22%) HP
7 2 (0.81%) AppDynamics
7 2 (0.81%) Endeca
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Projecting People
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Skilliantech Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 40k - 60k
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 55K - 60K
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 50k - 70k
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Manifestly Important
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Life + Pen
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex (BN1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £40-£45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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