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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 386 375 420
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +45
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 53 57 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.68% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 36 50 35
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.70%
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
7744 8361 9527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.71% 38.82% 41.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6776 7100 8746
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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
Hampshire -4 30 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire +11 9 £60,000 +16.50%
East Sussex -16 8 £60,000 +44.57%
West Sussex -7 6 £46,250 -2.63%
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 82 (71.93%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (64.91%) Java
3 70 (61.40%) J2EE
4 55 (48.25%) TDD
4 55 (48.25%) JDBC
5 54 (47.37%) JavaScript
6 48 (42.11%) Spring
7 47 (41.23%) Software Engineering
8 46 (40.35%) Degree
9 44 (38.60%) Web Services
10 43 (37.72%) MySQL
10 43 (37.72%) Computer Science
11 42 (36.84%) SQL
11 42 (36.84%) JUnit
11 42 (36.84%) MVC
12 41 (35.96%) Ajax
13 40 (35.09%) CSS
14 39 (34.21%) JIRA
14 39 (34.21%) Scrum
15 36 (31.58%) XML
16 35 (30.70%) Spring MVC
16 35 (30.70%) RESTful
17 30 (26.32%) Maven
17 30 (26.32%) Subversion
18 29 (25.44%) Tomcat
18 29 (25.44%) HTML
19 28 (24.56%) Groovy
20 25 (21.93%) Git (software)
20 25 (21.93%) JSP
21 24 (21.05%) Servlets

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 29 (25.44%) Tomcat
2 18 (15.79%) Apache
3 16 (14.04%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.14%) Apache Solr
5 4 (3.51%) Alfresco
5 4 (3.51%) Liferay
6 2 (1.75%) JBoss
7 1 (0.88%) CMS
7 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) ArcView
2 1 (0.88%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.54%) SaaS
2 4 (3.51%) GitHub
3 2 (1.75%) PaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.18%) HTTP
2 5 (4.39%) SMS
3 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.88%) MPLS
3 1 (0.88%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (37.72%) MySQL
2 15 (13.16%) MongoDB
3 12 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.51%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.75%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.75%) DataStage
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 42 (36.84%) JUnit
2 39 (34.21%) JIRA
3 30 (26.32%) Subversion
3 30 (26.32%) Maven
4 25 (21.93%) Git (software)
5 20 (17.54%) Gradle
6 16 (14.04%) Eclipse
7 9 (7.89%) Ant
8 6 (5.26%) NetBeans
8 6 (5.26%) Mockito
9 5 (4.39%) Log4j
10 4 (3.51%) IntelliJ
10 4 (3.51%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.75%) Hudson
12 1 (0.88%) Hamcrest
12 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.14%) Front Office
2 7 (6.14%) Marketing
3 5 (4.39%) Finance
4 4 (3.51%) Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (56.14%) Developer
2 56 (49.12%) Java Developer
3 22 (19.30%) ScrumMaster
4 21 (18.42%) Senior Developer
5 20 (17.54%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (14.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 16 (14.04%) Project Manager
8 12 (10.53%) Development Manager
9 10 (8.77%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 7 (6.14%) IT Development Manager
10 7 (6.14%) Technical Leader
11 6 (5.26%) UI Developer
12 5 (4.39%) Software Manager
12 5 (4.39%) Product Manager
12 5 (4.39%) Agile Project Manager
12 5 (4.39%) Software Development Manager
13 3 (2.63%) Technical Project Manager
13 3 (2.63%) Technical Manager
14 2 (1.75%) Front-End Developer
14 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (61.40%) J2EE
2 55 (48.25%) JDBC
3 48 (42.11%) Spring
4 44 (38.60%) Web Services
5 41 (35.96%) Ajax
6 40 (35.09%) CSS
7 36 (31.58%) XML
8 35 (30.70%) Spring MVC
8 35 (30.70%) RESTful
9 29 (25.44%) HTML
10 25 (21.93%) JSP
11 24 (21.05%) Servlets
12 20 (17.54%) AngularJS
13 18 (15.79%) XHTML
14 16 (14.04%) Swing
14 16 (14.04%) JAX-WS
14 16 (14.04%) JavaFX
15 14 (12.28%) CSS3
15 14 (12.28%) HTML5
15 14 (12.28%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (37.72%) Computer Science
2 19 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.65%) Open Source
4 7 (6.14%) N-Tier
5 6 (5.26%) W3C
6 5 (4.39%) GIS
6 5 (4.39%) Economics
7 4 (3.51%) Social Media
8 3 (2.63%) User Experience
9 2 (1.75%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.88%) Over-the-Top Content
10 1 (0.88%) iPad
10 1 (0.88%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.88%) IPTV
10 1 (0.88%) PMI
10 1 (0.88%) iPhone
10 1 (0.88%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.65%) Linux
2 4 (3.51%) Solaris
3 2 (1.75%) Android
3 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (71.93%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (48.25%) TDD
3 47 (41.23%) Software Engineering
4 42 (36.84%) MVC
5 39 (34.21%) Scrum
6 19 (16.67%) Project Management
7 17 (14.91%) UML
7 17 (14.91%) OO
8 14 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (10.53%) Unit Testing
10 11 (9.65%) User Stories
10 11 (9.65%) E-Commerce
11 9 (7.89%) Coaching
12 8 (7.02%) Mentoring
12 8 (7.02%) ITIL
12 8 (7.02%) PRINCE2
12 8 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (6.14%) Automated Testing
13 7 (6.14%) Resource Management
13 7 (6.14%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 74 (64.91%) Java
2 54 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 42 (36.84%) SQL
4 28 (24.56%) Groovy
5 16 (14.04%) PL/SQL
6 7 (6.14%) HQL
7 4 (3.51%) Scala
8 2 (1.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.88%) Python
9 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (40.35%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (14.04%) Oracle
2 9 (7.89%) Endeca
2 9 (7.89%) hybris
3 5 (4.39%) ESRI
4 4 (3.51%) Ab Initio
4 4 (3.51%) Teradata
4 4 (3.51%) GigaSpaces
5 3 (2.63%) Progress
6 2 (1.75%) IBM
6 2 (1.75%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.75%) Informatica
6 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.88%) Cramer
7 1 (0.88%) Zend
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago