The first table below looks at the demand for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 54 56 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 5 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.99% 1.67% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.11% 6.25% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 0
Average salary £72,500 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
161 176 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 31.88% 26.75% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 129 165 152
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Velocity
Berkshire

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Velocity
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Velocity Salary Trend in Slough

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 29 (96.67%) TDD
2 26 (86.67%) Extreme Programming
3 24 (80.00%) Java
4 22 (73.33%) JavaScript
4 22 (73.33%) HTML
4 22 (73.33%) XHTML
4 22 (73.33%) J2EE
4 22 (73.33%) Servlets
4 22 (73.33%) Struts
4 22 (73.33%) XML
4 22 (73.33%) XSLT
4 22 (73.33%) Solaris
4 22 (73.33%) Apache
4 22 (73.33%) Tomcat
4 22 (73.33%) MVC
4 22 (73.33%) Eclipse
4 22 (73.33%) IntelliJ
4 22 (73.33%) Pair Programming
4 22 (73.33%) Subversion
4 22 (73.33%) Spring
4 22 (73.33%) JIRA
4 22 (73.33%) GigaSpaces
4 22 (73.33%) JSR 168
4 22 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (73.33%) Alfresco
4 22 (73.33%) Groovy
4 22 (73.33%) Liferay
4 22 (73.33%) Scala
4 22 (73.33%) Open Source
4 22 (73.33%) MongoDB

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 22 (73.33%) Apache
1 22 (73.33%) Tomcat
1 22 (73.33%) Alfresco
1 22 (73.33%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 22 (73.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (73.33%) Eclipse
1 22 (73.33%) IntelliJ
1 22 (73.33%) Subversion
1 22 (73.33%) JIRA
1 22 (73.33%) Gradle
1 22 (73.33%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) ScrumMaster
2 4 (13.33%) Development Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) HTML
1 22 (73.33%) XHTML
1 22 (73.33%) J2EE
1 22 (73.33%) Servlets
1 22 (73.33%) Struts
1 22 (73.33%) XML
1 22 (73.33%) XSLT
1 22 (73.33%) Spring
1 22 (73.33%) JSR 168
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (73.33%) Open Source
2 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) TDD
2 26 (86.67%) Extreme Programming
3 22 (73.33%) MVC
3 22 (73.33%) Pair Programming
3 22 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (73.33%) Web Application Development
3 22 (73.33%) Functional Testing
4 15 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 11 (36.67%) Quality Management
6 4 (13.33%) User Stories
6 4 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) Project Management
7 3 (10.00%) SOA
7 3 (10.00%) Resource Management
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.67%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) Java
2 22 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 22 (73.33%) Groovy
2 22 (73.33%) Scala
3 1 (3.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) GigaSpaces
2 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) Cognizant