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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 252 - 253
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 2 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% - 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.066% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 12
Average salary £40,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.70%
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
3053 3429 4224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.73% 50.49% 52.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2673 3048 3830
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Manchester - 2 £40,000 -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 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
1 4 (100.00%) Java

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 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