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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 517 495 528
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +33
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 101 120 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.67% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 71 81 64
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £77,500 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.17%
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
16917 18041 20126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.45% 40.06% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14428 15551 17778
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -3 14 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Ealing +5 5 £50,000 +2.04%
Teddington - 2 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £52,500 - 1
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 1 October 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.

1 193 (80.75%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (56.07%) Java
3 129 (53.97%) Scrum
4 103 (43.10%) TDD
5 98 (41.00%) HTML
6 86 (35.98%) Spring
7 85 (35.56%) JavaScript
8 78 (32.64%) CSS
9 65 (27.20%) XML
10 61 (25.52%) Web Services
11 58 (24.27%) jQuery
12 52 (21.76%) BDD
13 51 (21.34%) E-Commerce
14 50 (20.92%) Degree
15 49 (20.50%) JIRA
15 49 (20.50%) Hibernate
16 46 (19.25%) Kanban
16 46 (19.25%) Git (software)
16 46 (19.25%) Mentoring
17 44 (18.41%) MVC
18 43 (17.99%) JSP
18 43 (17.99%) SQL
18 43 (17.99%) JUnit
19 42 (17.57%) J2EE
20 40 (16.74%) Tomcat
21 39 (16.32%) XHTML
22 37 (15.48%) XSLT
23 36 (15.06%) Continuous Integration
23 36 (15.06%) Pair Programming
24 35 (14.64%) Subversion

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 40 (16.74%) Tomcat
2 25 (10.46%) Apache
3 18 (7.53%) Apache Solr
4 17 (7.11%) Node.js
5 15 (6.28%) Confluence
6 7 (2.93%) Alfresco
6 7 (2.93%) Liferay
7 4 (1.67%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.26%) WordPress
9 2 (0.84%) Drupal
9 2 (0.84%) CMS
10 1 (0.42%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.42%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.42%) nginx
10 1 (0.42%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (2.51%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.84%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.35%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.18%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.77%) SaaS
3 8 (3.35%) Rackspace Cloud
4 7 (2.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.28%) HTTP
2 4 (1.67%) AMQP
2 4 (1.67%) Internet
2 4 (1.67%) DSL
3 3 (1.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.55%) MySQL
2 18 (7.53%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.02%) Big Data
4 11 (4.60%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.93%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.67%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.67%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.67%) DB2
7 3 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.26%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.84%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.42%) VLDB
9 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.42%) KDB
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.42%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.42%) Riak
Development Applications
1 49 (20.50%) JIRA
2 46 (19.25%) Git (software)
3 43 (17.99%) JUnit
4 35 (14.64%) Subversion
5 31 (12.97%) Maven
6 25 (10.46%) Cucumber
7 24 (10.04%) Ant
8 21 (8.79%) Selenium
9 20 (8.37%) Jenkins
10 18 (7.53%) Eclipse
11 11 (4.60%) NUnit
12 10 (4.18%) TeamCity
13 9 (3.77%) Grunt
13 9 (3.77%) Gradle
14 8 (3.35%) SpecFlow
14 8 (3.35%) Hudson
15 7 (2.93%) JMeter
15 7 (2.93%) Visual Studio
15 7 (2.93%) IntelliJ
15 7 (2.93%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (10.04%) Marketing
2 20 (8.37%) Games
3 14 (5.86%) Finance
4 6 (2.51%) Banking
4 6 (2.51%) Retail
5 5 (2.09%) Back Office
5 5 (2.09%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.26%) Front Office
6 3 (1.26%) Advertising
7 2 (0.84%) Local Government
8 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 119 (49.79%) Developer
2 71 (29.71%) ScrumMaster
3 56 (23.43%) Java Developer
4 28 (11.72%) Front-End Developer
5 24 (10.04%) Senior Developer
6 23 (9.62%) Project Manager
7 18 (7.53%) Agile Project Manager
8 13 (5.44%) Web Developer
9 12 (5.02%) UI Developer
9 12 (5.02%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (4.18%) Software Developer
11 9 (3.77%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 9 (3.77%) Principal Engineer
11 9 (3.77%) Java Engineer
12 7 (2.93%) Senior Manager
12 7 (2.93%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (2.93%) C++ Software Developer
12 7 (2.93%) C++ Developer
12 7 (2.93%) Research Scientist
12 7 (2.93%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (41.00%) HTML
2 86 (35.98%) Spring
3 78 (32.64%) CSS
4 65 (27.20%) XML
5 61 (25.52%) Web Services
6 58 (24.27%) jQuery
7 49 (20.50%) Hibernate
8 43 (17.99%) JSP
9 42 (17.57%) J2EE
10 39 (16.32%) XHTML
11 37 (15.48%) XSLT
12 33 (13.81%) HTML5
12 33 (13.81%) .NET
13 28 (11.72%) FreeMarker
14 27 (11.30%) AngularJS
15 26 (10.88%) Backbone.js
16 23 (9.62%) Ajax
16 23 (9.62%) REST
17 21 (8.79%) CSS3
18 20 (8.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.23%) User Experience
1 34 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (12.13%) Mobile App
2 29 (12.13%) Open Source
3 17 (7.11%) Social Media
4 16 (6.69%) IPTV
4 16 (6.69%) Video on Demand
5 14 (5.86%) Social Network
6 12 (5.02%) Computer Science
7 11 (4.60%) Client/Server
8 9 (3.77%) W3C
8 9 (3.77%) iPhone
9 8 (3.35%) iPad
9 8 (3.35%) Blog
10 7 (2.93%) Physics
10 7 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.93%) Over-the-Top Content
10 7 (2.93%) Algorithms
11 6 (2.51%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.81%) Linux
2 25 (10.46%) Android
3 23 (9.62%) Apple iOS
4 16 (6.69%) Windows
5 9 (3.77%) Solaris
6 7 (2.93%) UNIX
6 7 (2.93%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.42%) Debian
7 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (80.75%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (53.97%) Scrum
3 103 (43.10%) TDD
4 52 (21.76%) BDD
5 51 (21.34%) E-Commerce
6 46 (19.25%) Kanban
6 46 (19.25%) Mentoring
7 44 (18.41%) MVC
8 36 (15.06%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (15.06%) Pair Programming
9 32 (13.39%) SOA
10 31 (12.97%) Project Management
11 30 (12.55%) Coaching
12 29 (12.13%) Automated Testing
13 26 (10.88%) OO
14 23 (9.62%) Software Engineering
15 22 (9.21%) Mobile Application Development
16 19 (7.95%) Project Planning
17 18 (7.53%) OOP
17 18 (7.53%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 134 (56.07%) Java
2 85 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 43 (17.99%) SQL
4 27 (11.30%) PHP
5 20 (8.37%) C#
6 19 (7.95%) Scala
7 14 (5.86%) Groovy
7 14 (5.86%) Python
8 11 (4.60%) C++
9 8 (3.35%) HQL
10 5 (2.09%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.09%) Ruby
11 4 (1.67%) Perl
12 2 (0.84%) Erlang
13 1 (0.42%) VBA
13 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 50 (20.92%) Degree
2 7 (2.93%) PhD
3 1 (0.42%) ISEB
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.42%) MCP
3 1 (0.42%) MCAD
3 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.81%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) WAI
Systems Management
1 11 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (4.18%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.26%) Puppet
4 1 (0.42%) Nagios
4 1 (0.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (7.53%) Oracle
2 10 (4.18%) HP
3 9 (3.77%) Google
4 8 (3.35%) SAP
4 8 (3.35%) JD Edwards
4 8 (3.35%) Microsoft
5 7 (2.93%) GigaSpaces
5 7 (2.93%) Endeca
5 7 (2.93%) hybris
6 6 (2.51%) Progress
7 4 (1.67%) JBoss
8 3 (1.26%) Cognizant
8 3 (1.26%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.84%) Adobe
10 1 (0.42%) Charles River
10 1 (0.42%) Dell
10 1 (0.42%) FatWire
10 1 (0.42%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.42%) ATG
10 1 (0.42%) IBM
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Gold Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tyche Consulting Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Unlimited Holiday, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits + bonus + pension +++
Posted: 15 days ago
London
iKonnect
Salary: £30 - £45 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago