The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 543 488 541
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +53
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 94 118 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.67% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 66 84 65
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Velocity
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17197 17517 20218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.43% 39.95% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14682 15068 17915
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in London

Velocity
Salary Trend in London

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

Velocity Salary Trend in London

Velocity
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Velocity across the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Velocity Salary Histogram in London

Velocity
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
City of London -10 11 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Ealing +4 5 £50,000 +2.04%
Teddington - 3 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £52,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £49,000 -
Chessington - 1 £50,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £77,500 -
Isleworth - 1 £77,500 - 1
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 184 (78.97%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (54.94%) Java
3 122 (52.36%) Scrum
4 100 (42.92%) HTML
5 97 (41.63%) TDD
6 84 (36.05%) JavaScript
7 83 (35.62%) Spring
8 79 (33.91%) CSS
9 68 (29.18%) XML
10 60 (25.75%) Web Services
11 52 (22.32%) jQuery
12 51 (21.89%) Degree
12 51 (21.89%) Hibernate
12 51 (21.89%) E-Commerce
13 49 (21.03%) BDD
14 47 (20.17%) Mentoring
15 46 (19.74%) JIRA
16 45 (19.31%) MVC
17 44 (18.88%) JSP
17 44 (18.88%) Kanban
18 43 (18.45%) J2EE
19 42 (18.03%) Tomcat
20 41 (17.60%) XHTML
20 41 (17.60%) SQL
21 40 (17.17%) Git (software)
22 38 (16.31%) JUnit
22 38 (16.31%) XSLT
23 36 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
24 35 (15.02%) Pair Programming
25 34 (14.59%) SOA

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 42 (18.03%) Tomcat
2 25 (10.73%) Apache
3 21 (9.01%) Node.js
4 18 (7.73%) Apache Solr
5 14 (6.01%) Confluence
6 7 (3.00%) Liferay
6 7 (3.00%) Alfresco
7 5 (2.15%) WordPress
8 4 (1.72%) Drupal
8 4 (1.72%) CMS
9 1 (0.43%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.43%) nginx
9 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.43%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.43%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (3.43%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (4.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.86%) SaaS
3 7 (3.00%) GitHub
3 7 (3.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.30%) HTTP
2 3 (1.29%) AMQP
2 3 (1.29%) FTP
2 3 (1.29%) DSL
3 2 (0.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.30%) MySQL
2 19 (8.15%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.15%) Big Data
4 8 (3.43%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.72%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.72%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.29%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.86%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.43%) Riak
9 1 (0.43%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.43%) VLDB
9 1 (0.43%) DB2
9 1 (0.43%) KDB
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 46 (19.74%) JIRA
2 40 (17.17%) Git (software)
3 38 (16.31%) JUnit
4 30 (12.88%) Subversion
5 26 (11.16%) Cucumber
6 25 (10.73%) Maven
7 23 (9.87%) Ant
8 18 (7.73%) Eclipse
9 17 (7.30%) Selenium
10 16 (6.87%) Jenkins
11 11 (4.72%) Grunt
12 9 (3.86%) TeamCity
13 8 (3.43%) NUnit
13 8 (3.43%) Hudson
13 8 (3.43%) Gradle
14 7 (3.00%) SpecFlow
14 7 (3.00%) IntelliJ
15 6 (2.58%) WebDriver
16 5 (2.15%) Karma Test Runner
16 5 (2.15%) Jasmine
General
1 22 (9.44%) Games
2 21 (9.01%) Marketing
3 12 (5.15%) Finance
4 6 (2.58%) Retail
5 5 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.15%) Back Office
5 5 (2.15%) Banking
6 3 (1.29%) Front Office
7 2 (0.86%) Local Government
7 2 (0.86%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 121 (51.93%) Developer
2 67 (28.76%) ScrumMaster
3 54 (23.18%) Java Developer
4 27 (11.59%) Senior Developer
4 27 (11.59%) Front-End Developer
5 20 (8.58%) Project Manager
6 18 (7.73%) Agile Project Manager
7 13 (5.58%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (5.15%) Web Developer
8 12 (5.15%) UI Developer
9 11 (4.72%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 10 (4.29%) Principal Engineer
10 10 (4.29%) Software Developer
10 10 (4.29%) Java Engineer
11 9 (3.86%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (3.00%) Research Scientist
12 7 (3.00%) UI Programmer
12 7 (3.00%) C++ Developer
12 7 (3.00%) C++ Software Developer
13 6 (2.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (42.92%) HTML
2 83 (35.62%) Spring
3 79 (33.91%) CSS
4 68 (29.18%) XML
5 60 (25.75%) Web Services
6 52 (22.32%) jQuery
7 51 (21.89%) Hibernate
8 44 (18.88%) JSP
9 43 (18.45%) J2EE
10 41 (17.60%) XHTML
11 38 (16.31%) XSLT
12 34 (14.59%) HTML5
13 31 (13.30%) .NET
14 28 (12.02%) AngularJS
14 28 (12.02%) FreeMarker
15 25 (10.73%) Backbone.js
16 24 (10.30%) REST
17 23 (9.87%) CSS3
18 22 (9.44%) Ajax
19 20 (8.58%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (13.73%) Open Source
3 28 (12.02%) User Experience
4 24 (10.30%) Mobile App
5 17 (7.30%) IPTV
5 17 (7.30%) Video on Demand
5 17 (7.30%) Social Media
6 14 (6.01%) Social Network
7 13 (5.58%) Client/Server
8 11 (4.72%) Computer Science
9 9 (3.86%) W3C
10 8 (3.43%) iPhone
11 7 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (3.00%) iPad
11 7 (3.00%) Physics
11 7 (3.00%) Blog
12 6 (2.58%) Over-the-Top Content
13 3 (1.29%) Replication
13 3 (1.29%) Fixed Income
13 3 (1.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (13.30%) Linux
2 24 (10.30%) Android
3 22 (9.44%) Apple iOS
4 14 (6.01%) Windows
5 9 (3.86%) Solaris
6 7 (3.00%) UNIX
7 6 (2.58%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.43%) Debian
8 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (78.97%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (52.36%) Scrum
3 97 (41.63%) TDD
4 51 (21.89%) E-Commerce
5 49 (21.03%) BDD
6 47 (20.17%) Mentoring
7 45 (19.31%) MVC
8 44 (18.88%) Kanban
9 35 (15.02%) Pair Programming
10 34 (14.59%) SOA
11 29 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (12.45%) Coaching
12 28 (12.02%) Automated Testing
13 27 (11.59%) OO
14 26 (11.16%) Project Management
15 20 (8.58%) Mobile Application Development
15 20 (8.58%) Software Engineering
15 20 (8.58%) OOD
16 18 (7.73%) Project Planning
17 17 (7.30%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 128 (54.94%) Java
2 84 (36.05%) JavaScript
3 41 (17.60%) SQL
4 27 (11.59%) PHP
5 17 (7.30%) Python
5 17 (7.30%) C#
6 16 (6.87%) Scala
7 14 (6.01%) Groovy
8 10 (4.29%) C++
9 8 (3.43%) HQL
10 7 (3.00%) Ruby
11 5 (2.15%) Perl
11 5 (2.15%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.86%) Erlang
13 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 51 (21.89%) Degree
2 7 (3.00%) PhD
3 1 (0.43%) MCP
3 1 (0.43%) MCAD
3 1 (0.43%) ISEB
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.88%) QA
2 2 (0.86%) WAI
Systems Management
1 10 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.29%) Puppet
4 1 (0.43%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (6.44%) Oracle
2 10 (4.29%) JD Edwards
2 10 (4.29%) SAP
3 7 (3.00%) hybris
3 7 (3.00%) HP
3 7 (3.00%) GigaSpaces
3 7 (3.00%) Endeca
3 7 (3.00%) Google
4 6 (2.58%) Progress
4 6 (2.58%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.29%) Cognizant
5 3 (1.29%) Zend
6 2 (0.86%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.86%) Adobe
7 1 (0.43%) Tableau
7 1 (0.43%) IBM
7 1 (0.43%) JBoss
7 1 (0.43%) Sybase
7 1 (0.43%) Dell
7 1 (0.43%) Charles River
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £68000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits + bonus + pension +++
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000. - £60000.00 per annum + flexi hours + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKonnect
Salary: £30 - £45 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater London
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Ensighten
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago