The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank 154 160 164
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 7 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.097% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.64% 0.25% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £55,000 £85,000 £61,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +38.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £85,000 £56,950
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £85,000 £62,900
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £41,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.51% -13.15%
Velocity
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1094 1183 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.88% 38.08% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 713 817 897
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Velocity
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Velocity Salary Trend in Scotland

Velocity
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
Edinburgh +7 7 £55,000 -35.29%
Velocity
UK

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
2 10 (90.91%) Banking
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) CMS
5 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) Ant
5 1 (9.09%) JUnit
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) JSP
5 1 (9.09%) Servlets
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 1 (9.09%) Liferay
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) Mockito
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (9.09%) Liferay
1 1 (9.09%) Magnolia
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Ant
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) Mockito
General
1 10 (90.91%) Banking
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Scrum Master
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) CSS3
1 1 (9.09%) FreeMarker
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) JSP
1 1 (9.09%) Play Framework
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
1 1 (9.09%) Servlets
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
1 1 (9.09%) Spring Web Flow
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript