The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank 128 153 148
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -5
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 12 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.58% 0.044% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.98% 0.12% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 3
Median salary £70,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-6.59% -17.27%
Velocity
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
605 851 950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.37% 37.62% 36.86%
Number of salaries quoted 517 702 817
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Velocity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Velocity
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Velocity across the Hertfordshire region.

Velocity Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Velocity
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Velocity across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Velocity Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Velocity
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rickmansworth - 4 £65,000 -
Watford - 1 £47,500 -
Velocity
East of England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Velocity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 12 (92.31%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (84.62%) Software Testing
3 11 (84.62%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (84.62%) JIRA
3 11 (84.62%) BDD
3 11 (84.62%) Scrum
4 10 (76.92%) Line Management
5 7 (53.85%) JIRA Agile
5 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
6 5 (38.46%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Games
8 2 (15.38%) Maven
8 2 (15.38%) JBoss
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 2 (15.38%) XML
8 2 (15.38%) Ant
9 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
9 1 (7.69%) IIS
9 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
9 1 (7.69%) CSS
9 1 (7.69%) JSP
9 1 (7.69%) SOAP
9 1 (7.69%) Struts
9 1 (7.69%) Web Services
9 1 (7.69%) XSD
9 1 (7.69%) XSLT

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Mule ESB
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) WildFly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) JIRA
2 7 (53.85%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (15.38%) Ant
3 2 (15.38%) Maven
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) Gradle
4 1 (7.69%) Hudson
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Games
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Scrum Master
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Scrum Master
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Coach
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Core Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) Java EE
2 1 (7.69%) JAXB
2 1 (7.69%) JSF
2 1 (7.69%) JSP
2 1 (7.69%) OSGi
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) SAML
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Struts
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
2 1 (7.69%) XSD
2 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) Continuous Improvement
1 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 11 (84.62%) BDD
2 11 (84.62%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (84.62%) Scrum
2 11 (84.62%) Software Testing
3 10 (76.92%) Line Management
4 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Dependency Management
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Fiorano
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) TIBCO