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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank 228 252 262
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +10
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.072% 0.047% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.11% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Median salary £43,000 £72,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.68% +31.81%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-30.43% -4.16%
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
2219 2649 3097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.70% 41.22% 43.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1910 2240 2625
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Velocity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +12 4 £43,000 -40.68%
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing Velocity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Finance
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (38.46%) User Experience
5 5 (38.46%) QA
6 4 (30.77%) Kanban
6 4 (30.77%) Banking
6 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
6 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 4 (30.77%) DevOps
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (30.77%) Coaching
7 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) Back Office
7 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
8 2 (15.38%) Java
9 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 1 (7.69%) JIRA
9 1 (7.69%) Magento

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Scrum Master
2 5 (38.46%) Art Director
2 5 (38.46%) Creative Director
3 2 (15.38%) Java Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
4 4 (30.77%) Coaching
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) DevOps
4 4 (30.77%) Kanban
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA