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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 416 416 409
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 20 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.097% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.45% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 36
Average salary £58,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +12.35%
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
7504 8604 8243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.26% 38.24% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6504 7468 7331
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 £27,500 £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 4 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 4 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
East Sussex +28 7 £61,250 +12.38%
West Sussex -8 5 £57,500 +43.75%
Berkshire -1 4 £51,250 -21.15%
Surrey +5 2 £67,500 +12.50% 3
Buckinghamshire +2 2 £61,500 +75.71%
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 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 (59.32%) Scrum
2 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (50.85%) Java
4 26 (44.07%) Web Services
5 19 (32.20%) HTML
5 19 (32.20%) J2EE
5 19 (32.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 18 (30.51%) MySQL
6 18 (30.51%) SQL
6 18 (30.51%) TDD
6 18 (30.51%) Spring
7 16 (27.12%) JUnit
7 16 (27.12%) Mentoring
8 15 (25.42%) XML
8 15 (25.42%) Project Management
8 15 (25.42%) Finance
8 15 (25.42%) QA
8 15 (25.42%) Spring MVC
9 14 (23.73%) MVC
10 13 (22.03%) Maven
11 11 (18.64%) RESTful
11 11 (18.64%) PMI
11 11 (18.64%) PMI Certification
11 11 (18.64%) JDBC
11 11 (18.64%) Oracle
11 11 (18.64%) .NET
12 10 (16.95%) OO
12 10 (16.95%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (16.95%) SOA
12 10 (16.95%) DevOps

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 7 (11.86%) CMS
2 5 (8.47%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (6.78%) Apache Solr
3 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.08%) Documentum
4 3 (5.08%) FileNet
4 3 (5.08%) Drupal
4 3 (5.08%) WordPress
4 3 (5.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.69%) Confluence
5 1 (1.69%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.08%) SaaS
2 3 (5.08%) GitHub
3 2 (3.39%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) MySQL
2 10 (16.95%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (27.12%) JUnit
2 13 (22.03%) Maven
3 9 (15.25%) JIRA
4 6 (10.17%) Eclipse
5 5 (8.47%) Ant
5 5 (8.47%) Subversion
6 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
7 3 (5.08%) TestNG
8 1 (1.69%) EasyMock
8 1 (1.69%) Checkstyle
8 1 (1.69%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.69%) Mockito
8 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.69%) Cobertura
8 1 (1.69%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 15 (25.42%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Developer
2 18 (30.51%) Java Developer
3 17 (28.81%) Project Manager
4 12 (20.34%) Technical Project Manager
4 12 (20.34%) Technical Manager
5 8 (13.56%) Development Manager
6 6 (10.17%) ScrumMaster
6 6 (10.17%) Technology Manager
7 5 (8.47%) Platform Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Software Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Risk Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Software Development Manager
10 1 (1.69%) J2EE Developer
10 1 (1.69%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (44.07%) Web Services
2 19 (32.20%) HTML
2 19 (32.20%) J2EE
3 18 (30.51%) Spring
4 15 (25.42%) XML
4 15 (25.42%) Spring MVC
5 11 (18.64%) RESTful
5 11 (18.64%) JDBC
5 11 (18.64%) .NET
6 8 (13.56%) CSS
6 8 (13.56%) Hibernate
7 5 (8.47%) REST
7 5 (8.47%) jQuery
7 5 (8.47%) JSP
8 4 (6.78%) SOAP
8 4 (6.78%) XHTML
8 4 (6.78%) JSON
8 4 (6.78%) HTML5
9 3 (5.08%) CSS3
10 2 (3.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) PMI
2 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.47%) Mainframe
3 5 (8.47%) User Experience
3 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.39%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.39%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (3.39%) Social Media
5 2 (3.39%) EPoS
5 2 (3.39%) EFT
5 2 (3.39%) EFTPOS
5 2 (3.39%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (59.32%) Scrum
2 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (32.20%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (30.51%) TDD
5 16 (27.12%) Mentoring
6 15 (25.42%) Project Management
7 14 (23.73%) MVC
8 10 (16.95%) SOA
8 10 (16.95%) OO
8 10 (16.95%) DevOps
9 9 (15.25%) API Development
9 9 (15.25%) RAD
9 9 (15.25%) OOD
10 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce
10 8 (13.56%) Line Management
10 8 (13.56%) Test Scripting
11 7 (11.86%) User Stories
11 7 (11.86%) Coaching
11 7 (11.86%) SDLC
12 6 (10.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.85%) Java
2 18 (30.51%) SQL
3 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.78%) PHP
5 3 (5.08%) HQL
6 2 (3.39%) C#
6 2 (3.39%) VBA
6 2 (3.39%) Groovy
7 1 (1.69%) Scala
7 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.69%) Python
7 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) PMI Certification
2 8 (13.56%) Degree
3 3 (5.08%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.42%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle
2 7 (11.86%) hybris
3 5 (8.47%) Sitecore
4 4 (6.78%) Endeca
5 3 (5.08%) Percussion
6 2 (3.39%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 2 (3.39%) IBM
6 2 (3.39%) VeriFone
6 2 (3.39%) DataCash
6 2 (3.39%) WorldPay
7 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
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