The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 415 429 361
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -68
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 33 35 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.17% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.45% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 68
Average salary £55,000 £41,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £41,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.51% -13.15%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7442 7758 8216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.67% 37.16% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6630 6832 6808
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Velocity
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Velocity Salary Trend in the South East

Velocity
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Velocity across the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Velocity Salary Histogram in the South East

Velocity
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the South East 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
East Sussex +15 9 - -
Buckinghamshire - 9 £45,000 -
Surrey - 6 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire -3 5 - -
Middlesex - 2 £70,000 -
Berkshire -10 1 £92,500 +94.73% 2
West Sussex -14 1 - -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 34 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (51.85%) HTML
3 27 (50.00%) Scrum
4 23 (42.59%) Java
5 22 (40.74%) Degree
6 21 (38.89%) XML
7 20 (37.04%) Project Management
8 19 (35.19%) Web Services
8 19 (35.19%) HTML5
9 18 (33.33%) Finance
10 17 (31.48%) Test Scripting
11 16 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (29.63%) SOA
12 15 (27.78%) CSS
12 15 (27.78%) OO
12 15 (27.78%) QA
13 13 (24.07%) OOD
13 13 (24.07%) API Development
14 12 (22.22%) RAD
14 12 (22.22%) Computer Science
15 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
15 11 (20.37%) Front End Development
16 10 (18.52%) User Stories
16 10 (18.52%) Rally
16 10 (18.52%) PMI
16 10 (18.52%) PMI Certification
16 10 (18.52%) MVC
17 9 (16.67%) Mainframe
17 9 (16.67%) DB2
17 9 (16.67%) Apple iOS

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 5 (9.26%) JBoss
1 5 (9.26%) WildFly
2 2 (3.70%) Apache
2 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.85%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.85%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.70%) MS Office
1 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.85%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) DB2
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.41%) MySQL
6 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.70%) JasperReports
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.85%) Big Data
7 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.85%) OLTP
7 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) JIRA
2 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.26%) Ant
3 5 (9.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (9.26%) Gradle
3 5 (9.26%) Maven
3 5 (9.26%) Subversion
4 2 (3.70%) JUnit
4 2 (3.70%) MSTest
4 2 (3.70%) NUnit
4 2 (3.70%) PHPUnit
4 2 (3.70%) Selenium
4 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Retail
3 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Project Manager
1 17 (31.48%) Technical Manager
1 17 (31.48%) Technical Project Manager
2 11 (20.37%) Agile Project Manager
2 11 (20.37%) Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Scrum Master
5 5 (9.26%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Designer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Designer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior UI Designer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior UI/UX Designer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior UX Designer
6 4 (7.41%) UI Designer
6 4 (7.41%) UI/UX Designer
6 4 (7.41%) UX Designer
7 3 (5.56%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (51.85%) HTML
2 21 (38.89%) XML
3 19 (35.19%) HTML5
3 19 (35.19%) Web Services
4 15 (27.78%) CSS
5 7 (12.96%) .NET
6 6 (11.11%) CSS3
6 6 (11.11%) Java EE
6 6 (11.11%) JAXB
6 6 (11.11%) JSF
6 6 (11.11%) JSP
6 6 (11.11%) SAML
6 6 (11.11%) Struts
7 5 (9.26%) JPA
8 4 (7.41%) JSON
9 3 (5.56%) Hibernate
9 3 (5.56%) J2EE
9 3 (5.56%) jQuery
9 3 (5.56%) Spring
9 3 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.52%) PMI
3 9 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 9 (16.67%) Social Media
4 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.41%) User Experience
6 2 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.85%) EFT
7 1 (1.85%) EFTPOS
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.85%) EPoS
7 1 (1.85%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.85%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Android
1 9 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 6 (11.11%) Linux
3 5 (9.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (50.00%) Scrum
3 20 (37.04%) Project Management
4 17 (31.48%) Test Scripting
5 16 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (29.63%) SOA
6 15 (27.78%) OO
7 13 (24.07%) API Development
7 13 (24.07%) OOD
8 12 (22.22%) RAD
9 11 (20.37%) Front End Development
10 10 (18.52%) MVC
10 10 (18.52%) User Stories
11 8 (14.81%) SDLC
12 5 (9.26%) Coaching
12 5 (9.26%) ITIL
12 5 (9.26%) ITSM
12 5 (9.26%) Kanban
12 5 (9.26%) Service Management
13 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) Java
2 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.26%) SQL
4 2 (3.70%) C#
4 2 (3.70%) PHP
4 2 (3.70%) PHP 5
5 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (40.74%) Degree
2 10 (18.52%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.56%) A+ Certification
3 3 (5.56%) LPIC
3 3 (5.56%) MCP
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.70%) CBAP
4 2 (3.70%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.78%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Rally
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (9.26%) Sophos
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (3.70%) Zend
5 1 (1.85%) DataCash
5 1 (1.85%) Splunk
5 1 (1.85%) Teradata
5 1 (1.85%) VeriFone
5 1 (1.85%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 1 (1.85%) WorldPay
Slough, Berkshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits and Commission package
Posted: 2 days ago