The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank - - 257
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.095%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2664 3377 3650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.77% 47.87% 49.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2268 2922 3257
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Velocity
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Velocity Salary Trend in the North West

Velocity
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ScrumMaster
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree