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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 512 483 496
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +13
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 101 130 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 0.75% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 80 85 110
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
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
14737 17255 18711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 35.52% 40.84% 41.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12618 14369 16506
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -12 24 £60,000 -7.69% 3
Surbiton - 4 £52,500 -
Harrow - 3 - -
Teddington -1 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Kingston Upon Thames -8 2 £46,250 +15.62%
Bermondsey - 2 - -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (61.06%) Java
3 116 (55.77%) TDD
4 114 (54.81%) Scrum
5 82 (39.42%) Spring
6 74 (35.58%) HTML
6 74 (35.58%) CSS
6 74 (35.58%) BDD
7 72 (34.62%) SQL
8 71 (34.13%) Git (software)
9 70 (33.65%) jQuery
10 67 (32.21%) Continuous Integration
11 64 (30.77%) JUnit
12 61 (29.33%) JavaScript
13 59 (28.37%) E-Commerce
14 58 (27.88%) Mobile App
15 55 (26.44%) MVC
15 55 (26.44%) JSP
16 54 (25.96%) Web Services
17 52 (25.00%) J2EE
17 52 (25.00%) Hibernate
18 51 (24.52%) Maven
18 51 (24.52%) Subversion
19 49 (23.56%) Coaching
20 48 (23.08%) .NET
20 48 (23.08%) XML
21 47 (22.60%) Linux
22 45 (21.63%) Project Management
23 41 (19.71%) Ant
24 36 (17.31%) SQL Server

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 28 (13.46%) Tomcat
2 24 (11.54%) JBoss
3 20 (9.62%) WebLogic
4 19 (9.13%) Apache Solr
5 18 (8.65%) Apache
6 8 (3.85%) WebSphere
6 8 (3.85%) Commerce Server
7 6 (2.88%) Confluence
8 4 (1.92%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.48%) IIS
9 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.48%) nginx
9 1 (0.48%) Liferay
9 1 (0.48%) Alfresco
Applications
1 9 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.17%) Rackspace Cloud
2 7 (3.37%) SaaS
3 2 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.48%) GitHub
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.73%) HTTP
2 6 (2.88%) AMQP
2 6 (2.88%) DSL
3 4 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.02%) MySQL
3 20 (9.62%) DB2
3 20 (9.62%) RDBMS
3 20 (9.62%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.85%) Big Data
5 5 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.40%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.44%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.96%) Riak
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.48%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 71 (34.13%) Git (software)
2 64 (30.77%) JUnit
3 51 (24.52%) Maven
3 51 (24.52%) Subversion
4 41 (19.71%) Ant
5 32 (15.38%) JIRA
6 29 (13.94%) Jenkins
7 24 (11.54%) Mockito
8 23 (11.06%) TeamCity
9 20 (9.62%) Selenium
10 18 (8.65%) Cucumber
11 17 (8.17%) SpecFlow
12 16 (7.69%) NUnit
13 15 (7.21%) Hudson
13 15 (7.21%) Eclipse
14 12 (5.77%) Visual Studio
14 12 (5.77%) JMeter
15 10 (4.81%) QUnit
16 9 (4.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 9 (4.33%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (9.13%) Marketing
2 17 (8.17%) Finance
3 11 (5.29%) Publishing
4 5 (2.40%) Games
4 5 (2.40%) Back Office
5 4 (1.92%) Banking
5 4 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.96%) Retail
6 2 (0.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (38.94%) Developer
2 69 (33.17%) ScrumMaster
3 59 (28.37%) Java Developer
4 24 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 22 (10.58%) Senior Java Developer
6 21 (10.10%) Web Developer
7 20 (9.62%) Java Web Developer
8 18 (8.65%) Senior Manager
8 18 (8.65%) Project Manager
9 13 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
10 9 (4.33%) Front-End Web Developer
11 8 (3.85%) Technical Leader
12 6 (2.88%) Agile Project Manager
12 6 (2.88%) Technical Manager
12 6 (2.88%) Development Manager
13 5 (2.40%) Consultant
13 5 (2.40%) Software Developer
13 5 (2.40%) QA Consultant
13 5 (2.40%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 4 (1.92%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (39.42%) Spring
2 74 (35.58%) HTML
2 74 (35.58%) CSS
3 70 (33.65%) jQuery
4 55 (26.44%) JSP
5 54 (25.96%) Web Services
6 52 (25.00%) J2EE
6 52 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 48 (23.08%) .NET
7 48 (23.08%) XML
8 33 (15.87%) XSLT
9 31 (14.90%) Backbone.js
10 30 (14.42%) FreeMarker
10 30 (14.42%) Ajax
11 28 (13.46%) Java EE
12 26 (12.50%) HTML5
12 26 (12.50%) AngularJS
13 24 (11.54%) Servlets
14 22 (10.58%) XHTML
14 22 (10.58%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 58 (27.88%) Mobile App
2 23 (11.06%) User Experience
2 23 (11.06%) Management Information System
3 20 (9.62%) Open Source
4 19 (9.13%) Over-the-Top Content
4 19 (9.13%) Video on Demand
4 19 (9.13%) IPTV
5 17 (8.17%) Blog
6 16 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 16 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (6.73%) Client/Server
7 14 (6.73%) iPhone
8 13 (6.25%) iPad
9 9 (4.33%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.92%) Physics
10 4 (1.92%) Statistics
10 4 (1.92%) Wiki
10 4 (1.92%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 47 (22.60%) Linux
2 32 (15.38%) Windows
3 24 (11.54%) Android
3 24 (11.54%) Apple iOS
4 14 (6.73%) Windows Phone
5 6 (2.88%) UNIX
6 5 (2.40%) Solaris
7 1 (0.48%) Debian
7 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (55.77%) TDD
3 114 (54.81%) Scrum
4 74 (35.58%) BDD
5 67 (32.21%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (28.37%) E-Commerce
7 55 (26.44%) MVC
8 49 (23.56%) Coaching
9 45 (21.63%) Project Management
10 35 (16.83%) Mobile Application Development
11 31 (14.90%) Mentoring
12 29 (13.94%) Pair Programming
13 28 (13.46%) Line Management
14 26 (12.50%) Release Management
15 25 (12.02%) Kanban
16 23 (11.06%) Software Engineering
17 19 (9.13%) DevOps
17 19 (9.13%) Automated Testing
18 17 (8.17%) Project Planning
19 16 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 127 (61.06%) Java
2 72 (34.62%) SQL
3 61 (29.33%) JavaScript
4 33 (15.87%) C#
5 15 (7.21%) PHP
6 13 (6.25%) Scala
7 10 (4.81%) C++
7 10 (4.81%) HQL
8 6 (2.88%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.88%) Python
9 4 (1.92%) Groovy
9 4 (1.92%) C
9 4 (1.92%) Perl
9 4 (1.92%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (9.62%) Degree
2 4 (1.92%) APMP
2 4 (1.92%) PhD
2 4 (1.92%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (17.31%) QA
2 4 (1.92%) SLA
Systems Management
1 18 (8.65%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (5.29%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.48%) Puppet
3 1 (0.48%) Nagios
3 1 (0.48%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (13.46%) Oracle
2 25 (12.02%) hybris
3 12 (5.77%) ATG
4 11 (5.29%) HP
4 11 (5.29%) Endeca
5 9 (4.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.85%) Charles River
7 7 (3.37%) Google
8 5 (2.40%) Progress
9 4 (1.92%) Demandware
10 2 (0.96%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.96%) SAP
10 2 (0.96%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.96%) Twitter
11 1 (0.48%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.48%) Teradata
11 1 (0.48%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.48%) GigaSpaces
11 1 (0.48%) Zend
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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