The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 190 - 189
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.048% - 0.093%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £40,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Velocity
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1768 1872 2307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.19% 50.38% 53.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1524 1675 2112
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,353 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Velocity
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Velocity Salary Trend in Manchester

Velocity
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) ScrumMaster
2 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree