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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 496 509 485
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 116 127 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.68% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 99 72 118
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £65,000
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
15910 18579 19808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 35.92% 40.92% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13668 15626 17523
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 £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +12 23 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Surbiton - 5 £52,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 4 £47,500 +18.75%
Bermondsey - 4 - -
Teddington -1 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Harrow - 1 - -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 180 (86.12%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (62.68%) Java
3 112 (53.59%) TDD
4 109 (52.15%) Scrum
5 87 (41.63%) Spring
6 72 (34.45%) HTML
7 69 (33.01%) CSS
8 67 (32.06%) SQL
9 66 (31.58%) JavaScript
9 66 (31.58%) JUnit
9 66 (31.58%) BDD
10 65 (31.10%) Git (software)
11 64 (30.62%) jQuery
12 62 (29.67%) Continuous Integration
13 53 (25.36%) JSP
14 52 (24.88%) Hibernate
14 52 (24.88%) Subversion
15 51 (24.40%) Maven
16 50 (23.92%) XML
16 50 (23.92%) J2EE
16 50 (23.92%) MVC
16 50 (23.92%) Mobile App
17 49 (23.44%) Web Services
18 47 (22.49%) E-Commerce
19 42 (20.10%) .NET
20 40 (19.14%) Ant
20 40 (19.14%) Linux
21 37 (17.70%) Coaching
22 35 (16.75%) JIRA
22 35 (16.75%) FreeMarker

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (14.35%) Tomcat
2 24 (11.48%) JBoss
3 21 (10.05%) Apache
4 20 (9.57%) WebLogic
5 18 (8.61%) Apache Solr
6 7 (3.35%) Confluence
7 6 (2.87%) Commerce Server
7 6 (2.87%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.91%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.96%) Liferay
9 2 (0.96%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.48%) nginx
10 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.48%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 7 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.91%) MS Project
3 2 (0.96%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.26%) Rackspace Cloud
2 8 (3.83%) SaaS
3 4 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.70%) HTTP
2 6 (2.87%) DSL
2 6 (2.87%) AMQP
3 5 (2.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.48%) MySQL
3 20 (9.57%) Relational Database
3 20 (9.57%) DB2
3 20 (9.57%) RDBMS
4 11 (5.26%) Big Data
5 7 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.39%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.91%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.96%) Riak
8 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.48%) KDB
9 1 (0.48%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 66 (31.58%) JUnit
2 65 (31.10%) Git (software)
3 52 (24.88%) Subversion
4 51 (24.40%) Maven
5 40 (19.14%) Ant
6 35 (16.75%) JIRA
7 30 (14.35%) Jenkins
8 24 (11.48%) Mockito
9 22 (10.53%) Selenium
10 19 (9.09%) Cucumber
11 17 (8.13%) TeamCity
12 15 (7.18%) Eclipse
13 14 (6.70%) Hudson
14 11 (5.26%) SpecFlow
14 11 (5.26%) Visual Studio
14 11 (5.26%) NUnit
15 9 (4.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (3.83%) JMeter
17 6 (2.87%) QuickTest Pro
17 6 (2.87%) WebLOAD
General
1 23 (11.00%) Marketing
2 17 (8.13%) Finance
3 8 (3.83%) Publishing
4 5 (2.39%) Back Office
5 4 (1.91%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.91%) Banking
6 3 (1.44%) Games
7 2 (0.96%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.48%) Front Office
8 1 (0.48%) Retail
8 1 (0.48%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 92 (44.02%) Developer
2 66 (31.58%) ScrumMaster
3 64 (30.62%) Java Developer
4 23 (11.00%) Senior Developer
5 22 (10.53%) Web Developer
6 21 (10.05%) Senior Java Developer
7 20 (9.57%) Java Web Developer
8 16 (7.66%) Senior Manager
9 13 (6.22%) Front-End Developer
10 12 (5.74%) Project Manager
11 9 (4.31%) Technical Leader
11 9 (4.31%) Front-End Web Developer
12 7 (3.35%) Software Developer
13 6 (2.87%) Development Manager
13 6 (2.87%) C++ Developer
13 6 (2.87%) C++ Software Developer
13 6 (2.87%) Research Scientist
13 6 (2.87%) UI Developer
14 5 (2.39%) QA Consultant
14 5 (2.39%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (41.63%) Spring
2 72 (34.45%) HTML
3 69 (33.01%) CSS
4 64 (30.62%) jQuery
5 53 (25.36%) JSP
6 52 (24.88%) Hibernate
7 50 (23.92%) XML
7 50 (23.92%) J2EE
8 49 (23.44%) Web Services
9 42 (20.10%) .NET
10 35 (16.75%) FreeMarker
11 33 (15.79%) XSLT
12 29 (13.88%) Backbone.js
12 29 (13.88%) HTML5
13 27 (12.92%) Ajax
14 26 (12.44%) Java EE
14 26 (12.44%) XHTML
15 25 (11.96%) Servlets
15 25 (11.96%) AngularJS
16 23 (11.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.92%) Mobile App
2 28 (13.40%) User Experience
3 23 (11.00%) Management Information System
4 16 (7.66%) IPTV
4 16 (7.66%) Over-the-Top Content
4 16 (7.66%) Video on Demand
5 14 (6.70%) iPhone
5 14 (6.70%) Open Source
5 14 (6.70%) Client/Server
6 13 (6.22%) Computer Science
6 13 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (6.22%) iPad
7 11 (5.26%) Blog
8 9 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.87%) Algorithms
9 6 (2.87%) W3C
9 6 (2.87%) Physics
10 4 (1.91%) Statistics
10 4 (1.91%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.14%) Linux
2 26 (12.44%) Windows
3 22 (10.53%) Android
3 22 (10.53%) Apple iOS
4 14 (6.70%) Windows Phone
5 7 (3.35%) UNIX
6 6 (2.87%) Solaris
7 1 (0.48%) Debian
7 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (86.12%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (53.59%) TDD
3 109 (52.15%) Scrum
4 66 (31.58%) BDD
5 62 (29.67%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (23.92%) MVC
7 47 (22.49%) E-Commerce
8 37 (17.70%) Coaching
9 33 (15.79%) Project Management
10 32 (15.31%) Mentoring
11 29 (13.88%) Mobile Application Development
12 27 (12.92%) Kanban
13 26 (12.44%) Software Engineering
13 26 (12.44%) Line Management
14 25 (11.96%) Pair Programming
15 23 (11.00%) Release Management
16 21 (10.05%) Automated Testing
17 20 (9.57%) Project Planning
18 15 (7.18%) Continuous Improvement
18 15 (7.18%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 131 (62.68%) Java
2 67 (32.06%) SQL
3 66 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 27 (12.92%) C#
5 16 (7.66%) PHP
6 14 (6.70%) Scala
7 12 (5.74%) C++
8 9 (4.31%) HQL
9 8 (3.83%) Groovy
10 6 (2.87%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.87%) Python
11 5 (2.39%) Perl
12 4 (1.91%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.44%) Ruby
14 2 (0.96%) C
15 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (8.13%) Degree
2 6 (2.87%) PhD
3 2 (0.96%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.96%) APMP
4 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.88%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) SLA
Systems Management
1 12 (5.74%) HP Quality Center
1 12 (5.74%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.48%) Puppet
2 1 (0.48%) Nagios
2 1 (0.48%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (14.35%) Oracle
2 21 (10.05%) hybris
3 12 (5.74%) HP
4 11 (5.26%) Endeca
5 9 (4.31%) Charles River
5 9 (4.31%) ATG
5 9 (4.31%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.83%) Google
7 3 (1.44%) Progress
7 3 (1.44%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.96%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.96%) Demandware
8 2 (0.96%) SAP
8 2 (0.96%) GigaSpaces
9 1 (0.48%) Zend
9 1 (0.48%) FatWire
9 1 (0.48%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.48%) Teradata
9 1 (0.48%) IBM
9 1 (0.48%) Adobe
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Opportunity
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: 10 days ago