The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 361 391 385
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -6
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 88 45 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 0.53% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 80 38 54
Average salary £50,000 £45,600 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.64% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,850 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.27%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9299 8524 10049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.72% 37.94% 41.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7960 7596 9145
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Velocity
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +25 39 £67,500 +28.57% 2
Hampshire +2 25 £45,000 +1.12% 2
Surrey +11 9 £60,000 -7.69%
West Sussex -11 9 £47,500 +18.75%
Middlesex +7 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £54,500 -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 104 (63.03%) Java
2 91 (55.15%) Spring
3 73 (44.24%) J2EE
4 71 (43.03%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (41.21%) TDD
5 68 (41.21%) JIRA
6 67 (40.61%) MVC
7 62 (37.58%) Subversion
8 57 (34.55%) JavaScript
9 55 (33.33%) XML
10 53 (32.12%) Groovy
11 51 (30.91%) Gradle
12 50 (30.30%) Tomcat
13 49 (29.70%) Eclipse
13 49 (29.70%) XSLT
13 49 (29.70%) SQL
14 48 (29.09%) Scrum
15 47 (28.48%) HTML
16 46 (27.88%) XHTML
17 43 (26.06%) Degree
18 42 (25.45%) Apache
18 42 (25.45%) E-Commerce
19 41 (24.85%) Struts
19 41 (24.85%) Scala
20 38 (23.03%) Extreme Programming
21 37 (22.42%) Open Source
21 37 (22.42%) Continuous Integration
22 36 (21.82%) Servlets
23 35 (21.21%) Spring MVC
24 33 (20.00%) MySQL

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 50 (30.30%) Tomcat
2 42 (25.45%) Apache
3 30 (18.18%) Alfresco
3 30 (18.18%) Liferay
4 16 (9.70%) Apache Solr
5 9 (5.45%) Apache Pig
6 5 (3.03%) Drupal
7 3 (1.82%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.61%) WordPress
8 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.61%) CMS
8 1 (0.61%) concrete5
Applications
1 5 (3.03%) MS Project
1 5 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 29 (17.58%) GitHub
2 6 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.82%) Internet
1 3 (1.82%) SPDY
2 1 (0.61%) MPLS
2 1 (0.61%) DSL
2 1 (0.61%) SDH
2 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.61%) HTTP
2 1 (0.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.00%) MySQL
2 30 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 18 (10.91%) Hadoop
4 11 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (5.45%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.45%) Big Data
5 9 (5.45%) Apache Hive
5 9 (5.45%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.21%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.61%) DataStage
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 68 (41.21%) JIRA
2 62 (37.58%) Subversion
3 51 (30.91%) Gradle
4 49 (29.70%) Eclipse
5 32 (19.39%) IntelliJ
6 30 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 23 (13.94%) Maven
8 21 (12.73%) JUnit
9 17 (10.30%) Ant
9 17 (10.30%) Git (software)
10 5 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.21%) Redmine
General
1 25 (15.15%) Finance
2 7 (4.24%) Marketing
3 6 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 93 (56.36%) Developer
2 58 (35.15%) Java Developer
3 33 (20.00%) ScrumMaster
4 20 (12.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 15 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 15 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 13 (7.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (5.45%) Architect
8 8 (4.85%) Team Leader
9 7 (4.24%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.24%) Head of Development
10 6 (3.64%) Head of Software Development
10 6 (3.64%) Software Team Leader
10 6 (3.64%) J2EE Developer
11 5 (3.03%) Development Manager
11 5 (3.03%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 3 (1.82%) Java Software Developer
12 3 (1.82%) Software Developer
12 3 (1.82%) Agile Project Manager
13 2 (1.21%) SEO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (55.15%) Spring
2 73 (44.24%) J2EE
3 55 (33.33%) XML
4 49 (29.70%) XSLT
5 47 (28.48%) HTML
6 46 (27.88%) XHTML
7 41 (24.85%) Struts
8 36 (21.82%) Servlets
9 35 (21.21%) Spring MVC
10 30 (18.18%) Ajax
10 30 (18.18%) JSR 168
10 30 (18.18%) Web Services
11 26 (15.76%) RESTful
12 24 (14.55%) Hibernate
13 22 (13.33%) JDBC
14 19 (11.52%) JSP
15 18 (10.91%) JSF
16 12 (7.27%) CSS
17 10 (6.06%) .NET
18 9 (5.45%) ZK
Miscellaneous
1 37 (22.42%) Open Source
2 22 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.45%) iPhone
3 9 (5.45%) Visualisation
3 9 (5.45%) iPad
4 7 (4.24%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.82%) Social Media
5 3 (1.82%) Blog
6 2 (1.21%) FMCG
7 1 (0.61%) iSeries
7 1 (0.61%) Telematics
7 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.39%) Solaris
2 18 (10.91%) Linux
3 10 (6.06%) Android
4 2 (1.21%) UNIX
4 2 (1.21%) Windows
5 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (43.03%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (41.21%) TDD
3 67 (40.61%) MVC
4 48 (29.09%) Scrum
5 42 (25.45%) E-Commerce
6 38 (23.03%) Extreme Programming
7 37 (22.42%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 32 (19.39%) Pair Programming
10 30 (18.18%) Functional Testing
11 29 (17.58%) Web Application Development
12 22 (13.33%) Quality Management
13 19 (11.52%) Kanban
14 15 (9.09%) Project Management
15 12 (7.27%) ITIL
15 12 (7.27%) PRINCE2
16 11 (6.67%) Data Analysis
16 11 (6.67%) Analytics
17 9 (5.45%) Complex Event Processing
17 9 (5.45%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 104 (63.03%) Java
2 57 (34.55%) JavaScript
3 53 (32.12%) Groovy
4 49 (29.70%) SQL
5 41 (24.85%) Scala
6 11 (6.67%) HQL
7 9 (5.45%) PHP
8 4 (2.42%) C#
8 4 (2.42%) C++
9 1 (0.61%) C
9 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.61%) RPG
Qualifications
1 43 (26.06%) Degree
2 9 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.64%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.21%) QA
2 2 (1.21%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 6 (3.64%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 30 (18.18%) GigaSpaces
2 16 (9.70%) hybris
3 11 (6.67%) Endeca
4 5 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.03%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.82%) Twitter
7 2 (1.21%) Informatica
7 2 (1.21%) Google
7 2 (1.21%) Oracle
8 1 (0.61%) SAP
8 1 (0.61%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.61%) Cramer
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