The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank - - 162
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -7.69%
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
798 828 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.07% 40.91% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 670 713 920
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Velocity across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (90.91%) QA
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 9 (81.82%) Multithreading
2 9 (81.82%) Mathematics
2 9 (81.82%) Physics
2 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
2 9 (81.82%) C
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) C++
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) UNIX
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) SaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
1 9 (81.82%) Java Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Product Owner
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Mathematics
1 9 (81.82%) Physics
1 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) UNIX
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
1 9 (81.82%) Multithreading
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
2 1 (9.09%) Release Management
2 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C
1 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) C++
1 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) QA