The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 541 475 535
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +60
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 121 137 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.75% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 99 97 105
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+18.88% +2.27%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19937 18271 22894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.17% 40.20% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16832 15921 20524
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Velocity
England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 33 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Surbiton - 6 £47,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £45,000 -
Chiswick - 3 £32,500 -
Ealing +1 1 - - 2
Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
Teddington - 1 £35,000 -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 134 (54.03%) Java
2 121 (48.79%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (47.18%) Scrum
4 108 (43.55%) HTML
5 105 (42.34%) Spring
6 98 (39.52%) CSS
7 94 (37.90%) TDD
8 90 (36.29%) Web Services
8 90 (36.29%) JavaScript
9 71 (28.63%) SQL
10 70 (28.23%) E-Commerce
11 69 (27.82%) jQuery
12 64 (25.81%) Tomcat
13 59 (23.79%) XML
14 58 (23.39%) MVC
15 56 (22.58%) Hibernate
16 54 (21.77%) QA
17 53 (21.37%) .NET
18 52 (20.97%) Git (software)
19 51 (20.56%) Oracle
20 50 (20.16%) Finance
21 49 (19.76%) Open Source
22 45 (18.15%) Ajax
23 44 (17.74%) Subversion
24 43 (17.34%) Degree
25 41 (16.53%) FreeMarker
26 40 (16.13%) JSON
26 40 (16.13%) J2EE
26 40 (16.13%) Linux
27 37 (14.92%) JSP

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 64 (25.81%) Tomcat
2 18 (7.26%) CMS
3 13 (5.24%) Apache
4 10 (4.03%) Node.js
5 8 (3.23%) Apache Solr
6 6 (2.42%) Confluence
7 5 (2.02%) WordPress
7 5 (2.02%) Drupal
8 4 (1.61%) SAS
9 3 (1.21%) PowerExchange
10 2 (0.81%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.40%) Liferay
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.40%) Magnolia
11 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.40%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.40%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.42%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (4.44%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.21%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.66%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (0.81%) GitHub
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.84%) BIG-IP
2 6 (2.42%) HTTP
3 3 (1.21%) FTP
4 1 (0.40%) Internet
4 1 (0.40%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.90%) MySQL
2 30 (12.10%) SQL Server
3 25 (10.08%) MongoDB
4 19 (7.66%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.21%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.21%) Big Data
8 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.81%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.81%) DB2
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.81%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.40%) QlikView
10 1 (0.40%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 52 (20.97%) Git (software)
2 44 (17.74%) Subversion
3 24 (9.68%) JUnit
4 23 (9.27%) Maven
5 22 (8.87%) Eclipse
6 19 (7.66%) SpecFlow
6 19 (7.66%) TeamCity
7 18 (7.26%) Hudson
8 17 (6.85%) JIRA
9 15 (6.05%) Ant
10 12 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (4.84%) WebDriver
11 11 (4.44%) QUnit
11 11 (4.44%) NUnit
11 11 (4.44%) JMeter
12 8 (3.23%) Cucumber
13 7 (2.82%) JSUnit
14 5 (2.02%) Grunt
15 3 (1.21%) Firebug
16 2 (0.81%) Jenkins
General
1 50 (20.16%) Finance
2 21 (8.47%) Marketing
3 18 (7.26%) Banking
4 12 (4.84%) Games
5 9 (3.63%) Retail
6 5 (2.02%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.02%) Law
6 5 (2.02%) Legal
7 4 (1.61%) Back Office
8 3 (1.21%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 119 (47.98%) Developer
2 64 (25.81%) Java Developer
3 63 (25.40%) ScrumMaster
4 43 (17.34%) Senior Developer
5 31 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 27 (10.89%) Project Manager
7 22 (8.87%) Principal Engineer
7 22 (8.87%) Java Engineer
8 19 (7.66%) Team Leader
9 14 (5.65%) Agile Project Manager
10 12 (4.84%) Front-End Developer
11 11 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (4.03%) Development Team Leader
13 9 (3.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 9 (3.63%) Architect
13 9 (3.63%) Web Developer
14 8 (3.23%) Development Manager
14 8 (3.23%) Software Developer
14 8 (3.23%) C++ Developer
15 7 (2.82%) Research Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (43.55%) HTML
2 105 (42.34%) Spring
3 98 (39.52%) CSS
4 90 (36.29%) Web Services
5 69 (27.82%) jQuery
6 59 (23.79%) XML
7 56 (22.58%) Hibernate
8 53 (21.37%) .NET
9 45 (18.15%) Ajax
10 41 (16.53%) FreeMarker
11 40 (16.13%) JSON
11 40 (16.13%) J2EE
12 37 (14.92%) JSP
13 35 (14.11%) HTML5
14 34 (13.71%) REST
15 30 (12.10%) CSS3
16 25 (10.08%) GWT
17 23 (9.27%) ASP.NET
17 23 (9.27%) XHTML
17 23 (9.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 49 (19.76%) Open Source
2 31 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 27 (10.89%) Mobile App
4 19 (7.66%) Blog
5 8 (3.23%) Social Media
6 7 (2.82%) Physics
6 7 (2.82%) Social Network
7 5 (2.02%) Video on Demand
7 5 (2.02%) Wiki
7 5 (2.02%) Statistics
7 5 (2.02%) IPTV
7 5 (2.02%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.02%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.21%) FMCG
9 3 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.21%) W3C
10 2 (0.81%) PMI
10 2 (0.81%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.81%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 40 (16.13%) Linux
2 32 (12.90%) Windows
3 18 (7.26%) UNIX
4 17 (6.85%) Apple iOS
5 12 (4.84%) Oracle Linux
5 12 (4.84%) Windows Phone
6 6 (2.42%) Android
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (48.79%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (47.18%) Scrum
3 94 (37.90%) TDD
4 70 (28.23%) E-Commerce
5 58 (23.39%) MVC
6 34 (13.71%) SOA
6 34 (13.71%) Project Management
7 33 (13.31%) OO
7 33 (13.31%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (10.89%) BDD
8 27 (10.89%) Kanban
9 24 (9.68%) Pair Programming
10 22 (8.87%) Mobile Application Development
11 21 (8.47%) Unit Testing
12 17 (6.85%) Automated Testing
13 16 (6.45%) Project Planning
13 16 (6.45%) Agile Project Management
14 15 (6.05%) Load Balancing
15 13 (5.24%) Test Automation
15 13 (5.24%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 134 (54.03%) Java
2 90 (36.29%) JavaScript
3 71 (28.63%) SQL
4 36 (14.52%) C#
5 20 (8.06%) PL/SQL
6 17 (6.85%) Ruby
7 13 (5.24%) PHP
8 12 (4.84%) Objective-C
9 9 (3.63%) Python
10 8 (3.23%) C++
10 8 (3.23%) Scala
11 4 (1.61%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.21%) Groovy
12 3 (1.21%) HQL
12 3 (1.21%) Perl
12 3 (1.21%) VBA
13 1 (0.40%) R
13 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (17.34%) Degree
2 7 (2.82%) PhD
3 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.81%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (21.77%) QA
2 6 (2.42%) ISO 9002
3 5 (2.02%) SLA
4 2 (0.81%) WAI
5 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 20 (8.06%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (20.56%) Oracle
2 18 (7.26%) Google
3 15 (6.05%) F5
4 12 (4.84%) SAP
5 11 (4.44%) JD Edwards
6 6 (2.42%) hybris
7 5 (2.02%) JBoss
7 5 (2.02%) Reuters
8 4 (1.61%) Microsoft
8 4 (1.61%) Informatica
8 4 (1.61%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.61%) Teradata
9 3 (1.21%) Infor
9 3 (1.21%) Brady
9 3 (1.21%) Endeca
9 3 (1.21%) Zend
9 3 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.21%) OpenLink
9 3 (1.21%) Sun
9 3 (1.21%) Misys
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 150000 OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
Ealing, London
RecruitmentRevolution com
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Salary & Company Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Ealing, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +12.5% bonus + final salary pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago