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 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 419 417 389
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -28
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 25 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.50% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 34
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £71,900 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.34% -3.88%
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
7802 8276 7983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.02% 37.14% 37.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6745 7071 7088
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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
West Sussex -4 10 £57,500 +64.28%
East Sussex - 7 £61,250 - 1
Berkshire +4 6 £45,000 +4.65%
Surrey +2 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Buckinghamshire -14 1 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 35 (64.81%) Scrum
2 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (48.15%) Java
4 25 (46.30%) Web Services
5 20 (37.04%) Finance
6 19 (35.19%) XML
7 17 (31.48%) HTML
8 16 (29.63%) Project Management
9 15 (27.78%) Oracle
9 15 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (27.78%) Mentoring
10 14 (25.93%) QA
10 14 (25.93%) SQL
10 14 (25.93%) Oracle Reports
10 14 (25.93%) SOA
11 13 (24.07%) J2EE
12 12 (22.22%) MySQL
12 12 (22.22%) .NET
12 12 (22.22%) OO
12 12 (22.22%) RAD
12 12 (22.22%) TDD
12 12 (22.22%) Spring
13 11 (20.37%) Spring MVC
13 11 (20.37%) Test Scripting
13 11 (20.37%) JUnit
13 11 (20.37%) PMI
13 11 (20.37%) PMI Certification
13 11 (20.37%) OOD
13 11 (20.37%) API Development
14 10 (18.52%) E-Commerce

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 6 (11.11%) CMS
2 4 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (5.56%) Documentum
3 3 (5.56%) FileNet
3 3 (5.56%) Drupal
3 3 (5.56%) WordPress
4 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.70%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.85%) Confluence
5 1 (1.85%) Magnolia
5 1 (1.85%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.41%) Sage Pay
2 3 (5.56%) SaaS
2 3 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (22.22%) MySQL
3 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) JUnit
2 9 (16.67%) Maven
3 6 (11.11%) JIRA
4 3 (5.56%) TestNG
4 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.70%) Subversion
5 2 (3.70%) Ant
6 1 (1.85%) Checkstyle
6 1 (1.85%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.85%) Mockito
6 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.85%) Cobertura
6 1 (1.85%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 20 (37.04%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Retail
3 4 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 15 (27.78%) Technical Project Manager
2 15 (27.78%) Technical Manager
3 14 (25.93%) Developer
4 11 (20.37%) Java Developer
5 8 (14.81%) ScrumMaster
6 7 (12.96%) Agile Project Manager
6 7 (12.96%) Development Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Risk Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Technology Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Platform Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Architect
9 1 (1.85%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Software Manager
9 1 (1.85%) J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (46.30%) Web Services
2 19 (35.19%) XML
3 17 (31.48%) HTML
4 13 (24.07%) J2EE
5 12 (22.22%) .NET
5 12 (22.22%) Spring
6 11 (20.37%) Spring MVC
7 7 (12.96%) RESTful
7 7 (12.96%) REST
7 7 (12.96%) JDBC
8 6 (11.11%) SOAP
8 6 (11.11%) JSON
9 5 (9.26%) Hibernate
10 4 (7.41%) CSS
10 4 (7.41%) jQuery
10 4 (7.41%) HTML5
11 3 (5.56%) CSS3
12 2 (3.70%) WCF
12 2 (3.70%) JSP
13 1 (1.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) PMI
2 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.41%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (7.41%) EPoS
3 4 (7.41%) EFT
3 4 (7.41%) EFTPOS
3 4 (7.41%) Smartcard
4 3 (5.56%) Mainframe
4 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (64.81%) Scrum
2 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (29.63%) Project Management
4 15 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (27.78%) Mentoring
5 14 (25.93%) SOA
6 12 (22.22%) OO
6 12 (22.22%) RAD
6 12 (22.22%) TDD
7 11 (20.37%) OOD
7 11 (20.37%) API Development
7 11 (20.37%) Test Scripting
8 10 (18.52%) E-Commerce
8 10 (18.52%) MVC
9 8 (14.81%) SDLC
10 7 (12.96%) DevOps
11 6 (11.11%) User Stories
11 6 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (11.11%) Coaching
11 6 (11.11%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (48.15%) Java
2 14 (25.93%) SQL
3 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.41%) PHP
4 4 (7.41%) VBA
5 2 (3.70%) Groovy
6 1 (1.85%) Scala
6 1 (1.85%) HQL
6 1 (1.85%) Python
6 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) PMI Certification
2 4 (7.41%) Degree
3 3 (5.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.93%) QA
2 4 (7.41%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Oracle
2 5 (9.26%) hybris
3 4 (7.41%) VeriFone
3 4 (7.41%) DataCash
3 4 (7.41%) WorldPay
3 4 (7.41%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 4 (7.41%) Sitecore
4 3 (5.56%) Percussion
5 1 (1.85%) Endeca
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