The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 168 171 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.056% 0.059% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £40,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +5.55%
Velocity
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1257 1297 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.10% 38.01% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1046 1018 875
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Velocity across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Velocity
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Velocity Salary Trend in Leeds

Velocity
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Velocity across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Velocity Salary Histogram in Leeds

Velocity
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (20.00%) CakePHP
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (20.00%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL