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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 411 378 394
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +16
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 31 79 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.89% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 29 73 40
Average salary £45,000 £61,250 £45,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.53% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,500 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.86% +27.77%
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
7619 8911 8380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.63% 38.83% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6623 7834 7430
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Surrey +20 9 £60,500 -6.92% 1
Hampshire -12 8 £27,500 -39.56%
Oxfordshire +21 4 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £61,500 - 1
East Sussex +2 3 £60,000 +23.71% 2
West Sussex +3 2 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Sussex - 1 - -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 37 (58.73%) Java
2 34 (53.97%) Web Services
3 33 (52.38%) J2EE
4 30 (47.62%) Spring
5 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (44.44%) MySQL
6 27 (42.86%) JUnit
7 25 (39.68%) TDD
7 25 (39.68%) Scrum
8 24 (38.10%) SQL
8 24 (38.10%) MVC
9 22 (34.92%) Spring MVC
10 21 (33.33%) HTML
11 20 (31.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (30.16%) JDBC
12 19 (30.16%) RESTful
12 19 (30.16%) Maven
13 17 (26.98%) CSS
14 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
14 14 (22.22%) Degree
14 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
14 14 (22.22%) Mentoring
15 13 (20.63%) Hibernate
15 13 (20.63%) XML
16 12 (19.05%) QA
17 11 (17.46%) JIRA
17 11 (17.46%) Subversion
17 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
17 11 (17.46%) DevOps
18 10 (15.87%) Endeca

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 9 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 9 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 8 (12.70%) Apache
3 6 (9.52%) CMS
4 5 (7.94%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (4.76%) Drupal
5 3 (4.76%) WordPress
6 2 (3.17%) Documentum
6 2 (3.17%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) HTTP
2 2 (3.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (44.44%) MySQL
2 7 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (42.86%) JUnit
2 19 (30.16%) Maven
3 11 (17.46%) JIRA
3 11 (17.46%) Subversion
3 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
4 10 (15.87%) Ant
4 10 (15.87%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.76%) TestNG
6 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.59%) Mockito
7 1 (1.59%) Grunt
7 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Banking
2 2 (3.17%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (57.14%) Developer
2 31 (49.21%) Java Developer
3 14 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 7 (11.11%) Development Manager
4 7 (11.11%) Platform Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Technical Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Technical Project Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Technology Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Software Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.17%) ScrumMaster
9 1 (1.59%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Agile Project Manager
9 1 (1.59%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.59%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (53.97%) Web Services
2 33 (52.38%) J2EE
3 30 (47.62%) Spring
4 22 (34.92%) Spring MVC
5 21 (33.33%) HTML
6 19 (30.16%) JDBC
6 19 (30.16%) RESTful
7 17 (26.98%) CSS
8 13 (20.63%) XML
8 13 (20.63%) Hibernate
9 10 (15.87%) JSP
10 9 (14.29%) XHTML
11 8 (12.70%) jQuery
12 6 (9.52%) HTML5
12 6 (9.52%) CSS3
12 6 (9.52%) .NET
13 5 (7.94%) Ajax
14 4 (6.35%) JSON
14 4 (6.35%) JSF
14 4 (6.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.11%) PMI
2 7 (11.11%) User Experience
3 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.35%) Client/Server
4 4 (6.35%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.17%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (3.17%) Social Media
7 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.68%) TDD
2 25 (39.68%) Scrum
3 24 (38.10%) MVC
4 20 (31.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 11 (17.46%) DevOps
7 10 (15.87%) Project Management
8 9 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 9 (14.29%) Line Management
9 8 (12.70%) User Stories
9 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
10 7 (11.11%) Use Case
10 7 (11.11%) Performance Testing
10 7 (11.11%) Service Delivery
11 6 (9.52%) Configuration Management
11 6 (9.52%) Service Management
11 6 (9.52%) OO
11 6 (9.52%) Coaching
12 5 (7.94%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 37 (58.73%) Java
2 24 (38.10%) SQL
3 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.29%) HQL
5 4 (6.35%) PHP
6 2 (3.17%) C#
7 1 (1.59%) Python
7 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Degree
2 7 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Endeca
2 9 (14.29%) hybris
3 5 (7.94%) Sitecore
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle
5 3 (4.76%) Percussion
5 3 (4.76%) Google
6 2 (3.17%) IBM
6 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.59%) Adobe
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