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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 405 382 409
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +27
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 41 36 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.45% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 35
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,900 £67,500 £54,200
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -5.26%
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
8242 7965 9084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.99% 37.55% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7048 7071 8118
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Berkshire +2 11 £43,000 -36.29% 1
Oxfordshire - 9 £50,000 -
West Sussex -6 6 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Hampshire -22 6 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Kent - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -10 2 £35,000 -33.33%
Middlesex - 2 £71,500 - 1
Surrey -9 1 £60,000 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £57,500 -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 73 (61.34%) Java
2 44 (36.97%) JavaScript
3 43 (36.13%) HTML
4 42 (35.29%) J2EE
4 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (34.45%) XHTML
6 39 (32.77%) XML
6 39 (32.77%) Spring
7 35 (29.41%) Scrum
8 34 (28.57%) TDD
9 33 (27.73%) Subversion
9 33 (27.73%) SQL
9 33 (27.73%) Tomcat
10 32 (26.89%) Degree
10 32 (26.89%) JIRA
11 31 (26.05%) MVC
12 30 (25.21%) CSS
13 29 (24.37%) Eclipse
14 28 (23.53%) Servlets
14 28 (23.53%) Apache
15 27 (22.69%) Groovy
16 26 (21.85%) Gradle
16 26 (21.85%) XSLT
17 25 (21.01%) OO
18 23 (19.33%) Scala
19 21 (17.65%) Struts
20 20 (16.81%) JDBC
20 20 (16.81%) Computer Science
21 19 (15.97%) Open Source
21 19 (15.97%) Extreme Programming

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 33 (27.73%) Tomcat
2 28 (23.53%) Apache
3 17 (14.29%) Liferay
3 17 (14.29%) Alfresco
4 6 (5.04%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.04%) WebSphere
4 6 (5.04%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.52%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) ArcView
1 5 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.36%) MS Project
3 1 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.92%) HTTP
2 4 (3.36%) SDH
2 4 (3.36%) Ethernet
2 4 (3.36%) MPLS
3 3 (2.52%) DSL
3 3 (2.52%) Internet
3 3 (2.52%) SMS
4 1 (0.84%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 15 (12.61%) MySQL
3 12 (10.08%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (10.08%) Hadoop
4 11 (9.24%) Data Mining
5 9 (7.56%) Big Data
6 8 (6.72%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.36%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.36%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.52%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (2.52%) PowerCenter
9 2 (1.68%) DB2
10 1 (0.84%) Redis
10 1 (0.84%) Riak
10 1 (0.84%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 33 (27.73%) Subversion
2 32 (26.89%) JIRA
3 29 (24.37%) Eclipse
4 26 (21.85%) Gradle
5 18 (15.13%) IntelliJ
6 17 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 16 (13.45%) JUnit
8 14 (11.76%) Maven
9 11 (9.24%) Git (software)
10 8 (6.72%) Ant
11 5 (4.20%) Mockito
11 5 (4.20%) NetBeans
11 5 (4.20%) Log4j
12 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.84%) Hudson
General
1 13 (10.92%) Finance
2 11 (9.24%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.72%) Publishing
4 3 (2.52%) Marketing
5 2 (1.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 63 (52.94%) Developer
2 30 (25.21%) Java Developer
3 24 (20.17%) ScrumMaster
4 16 (13.45%) UI Developer
5 12 (10.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 10 (8.40%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (8.40%) Architect
7 8 (6.72%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.72%) Development Manager
7 8 (6.72%) UI Programmer
7 8 (6.72%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (5.04%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.04%) Software Team Leader
9 5 (4.20%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.36%) Software Engineer
11 3 (2.52%) Agile Project Manager
11 3 (2.52%) Senior Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Technical Leader
11 3 (2.52%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (36.13%) HTML
2 42 (35.29%) J2EE
3 41 (34.45%) XHTML
4 39 (32.77%) XML
4 39 (32.77%) Spring
5 30 (25.21%) CSS
6 28 (23.53%) Servlets
7 26 (21.85%) XSLT
8 21 (17.65%) Struts
9 20 (16.81%) JDBC
10 18 (15.13%) Web Services
10 18 (15.13%) HTML5
11 17 (14.29%) JSR 168
12 16 (13.45%) CSS3
12 16 (13.45%) FreeMarker
13 15 (12.61%) JSP
14 14 (11.76%) Spring MVC
15 12 (10.08%) Ajax
16 11 (9.24%) jQuery
16 11 (9.24%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.81%) Computer Science
2 19 (15.97%) Open Source
3 13 (10.92%) W3C
4 9 (7.56%) Visualisation
4 9 (7.56%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.20%) GIS
6 3 (2.52%) iPhone
6 3 (2.52%) iPad
6 3 (2.52%) Economics
7 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.68%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.84%) FMCG
8 1 (0.84%) iSeries
8 1 (0.84%) Telematics
8 1 (0.84%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.84%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.29%) Solaris
2 9 (7.56%) Linux
3 5 (4.20%) Android
4 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (29.41%) Scrum
3 34 (28.57%) TDD
4 31 (26.05%) MVC
5 25 (21.01%) OO
6 19 (15.97%) Extreme Programming
6 19 (15.97%) Software Engineering
7 18 (15.13%) Pair Programming
7 18 (15.13%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (15.13%) Automated Testing
8 17 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 16 (13.45%) Web Application Development
10 15 (12.61%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (12.61%) Project Management
11 12 (10.08%) E-Commerce
12 9 (7.56%) Enterprise Modelling
12 9 (7.56%) Complex Event Processing
12 9 (7.56%) Analytics
12 9 (7.56%) Information Management
12 9 (7.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 73 (61.34%) Java
2 44 (36.97%) JavaScript
3 33 (27.73%) SQL
4 27 (22.69%) Groovy
5 23 (19.33%) Scala
6 6 (5.04%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.04%) HQL
7 5 (4.20%) C#
7 5 (4.20%) C++
8 4 (3.36%) PHP
9 2 (1.68%) RPG
9 2 (1.68%) Perl
10 1 (0.84%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (26.89%) Degree
2 9 (7.56%) SC Cleared
2 9 (7.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.68%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.84%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) ISO 9001
2 5 (4.20%) QA
3 3 (2.52%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 17 (14.29%) GigaSpaces
2 7 (5.88%) Oracle
3 6 (5.04%) Endeca
3 6 (5.04%) hybris
4 5 (4.20%) ESRI
4 5 (4.20%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.36%) Cramer
6 3 (2.52%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.52%) Informatica
6 3 (2.52%) SAP
7 2 (1.68%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.68%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.68%) Teradata
7 2 (1.68%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.84%) Zend
8 1 (0.84%) Progress
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