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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank - 159 155
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 0 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.16% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.43% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £68,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.52%
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.34% -3.88%
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
1195 1386 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.84% 37.47% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 731 913 771
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Contract for Difference
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 1 (100.00%) ATDD
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ScrumMaster
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Contract for Difference
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 1 (100.00%) ATDD
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree