The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 137 133 137
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 2 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.091% 0.24% 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 1.01% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Average salary £68,750 £31,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+121.77% -31.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.34% -3.88%
Velocity
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
670 592 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.34% 23.83% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 550 515 605
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £75,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Velocity
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Velocity Salary Trend in Reading

Velocity
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Velocity across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Velocity Salary Histogram in Reading

Velocity
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) Drools
2 1 (50.00%) Ehcache
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Drools
1 1 (50.00%) Ehcache
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree