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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 399 376 400
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +24
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 42 81 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.35% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.90% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 38 76 39
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £42,500 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
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
7926 9032 8547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.95% 38.56% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6861 7765 7598
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 £30,000 £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 April 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 April 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
Hampshire -16 12 £27,500 -37.14% 1
Surrey +15 9 £60,500 -6.92%
Oxfordshire - 7 £45,000 -
East Sussex -9 6 £58,750 +7.79%
West Sussex +3 5 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire +5 2 £61,500 +2.50%
Sussex - 1 - -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 50 (59.52%) Java
1 50 (59.52%) J2EE
2 46 (54.76%) Web Services
2 46 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (52.38%) Spring
4 41 (48.81%) MySQL
5 39 (46.43%) JUnit
6 36 (42.86%) SQL
6 36 (42.86%) MVC
7 35 (41.67%) TDD
8 33 (39.29%) Scrum
9 32 (38.10%) JavaScript
10 31 (36.90%) HTML
11 30 (35.71%) Spring MVC
11 30 (35.71%) RESTful
12 29 (34.52%) JDBC
13 27 (32.14%) CSS
14 26 (30.95%) Degree
14 26 (30.95%) Maven
15 25 (29.76%) Computer Science
15 25 (29.76%) Continuous Improvement
16 24 (28.57%) Software Engineering
17 20 (23.81%) JIRA
17 20 (23.81%) Ajax
17 20 (23.81%) Subversion
18 19 (22.62%) Git (software)
19 18 (21.43%) XML
20 17 (20.24%) QA
21 16 (19.05%) Mentoring
22 15 (17.86%) Hibernate

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 14 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 13 (15.48%) Apache
3 11 (13.10%) Apache Solr
4 5 (5.95%) CMS
4 5 (5.95%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.57%) Drupal
5 3 (3.57%) WordPress
6 2 (2.38%) JBoss
6 2 (2.38%) Documentum
6 2 (2.38%) FileNet
7 1 (1.19%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.19%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.19%) Mingle
1 1 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) SaaS
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.76%) GitHub
4 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) HTTP
2 2 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (48.81%) MySQL
2 9 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.95%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.19%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 39 (46.43%) JUnit
2 26 (30.95%) Maven
3 20 (23.81%) JIRA
3 20 (23.81%) Subversion
4 19 (22.62%) Git (software)
5 14 (16.67%) Ant
6 13 (15.48%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.76%) Gradle
8 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.38%) Mockito
8 2 (2.38%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.38%) TestNG
9 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.19%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.19%) Hamcrest
9 1 (1.19%) Hudson
9 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.19%) Grunt
General
1 8 (9.52%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Front Office
3 3 (3.57%) Marketing
3 3 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (55.95%) Developer
2 43 (51.19%) Java Developer
3 16 (19.05%) Project Manager
4 13 (15.48%) Development Manager
5 10 (11.90%) Senior Developer
5 10 (11.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 9 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (8.33%) Technical Manager
7 7 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
7 7 (8.33%) Platform Manager
8 6 (7.14%) Technology Manager
9 5 (5.95%) Software Development Manager
9 5 (5.95%) IT Development Manager
9 5 (5.95%) Software Manager
9 5 (5.95%) ScrumMaster
10 4 (4.76%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
12 2 (2.38%) Agile Project Manager
13 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
13 1 (1.19%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (59.52%) J2EE
2 46 (54.76%) Web Services
3 44 (52.38%) Spring
4 31 (36.90%) HTML
5 30 (35.71%) Spring MVC
5 30 (35.71%) RESTful
6 29 (34.52%) JDBC
7 27 (32.14%) CSS
8 20 (23.81%) Ajax
9 18 (21.43%) XML
10 15 (17.86%) Hibernate
11 14 (16.67%) JSP
12 13 (15.48%) XHTML
12 13 (15.48%) jQuery
13 11 (13.10%) HTML5
13 11 (13.10%) CSS3
13 11 (13.10%) AngularJS
14 7 (8.33%) XSLT
15 6 (7.14%) JSF
15 6 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.76%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.71%) Open Source
3 7 (8.33%) User Experience
3 7 (8.33%) PMI
4 6 (7.14%) Client/Server
5 5 (5.95%) N-Tier
5 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.76%) Mainframe
7 3 (3.57%) Social Media
8 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (42.86%) MVC
3 35 (41.67%) TDD
4 33 (39.29%) Scrum
5 25 (29.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 24 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 16 (19.05%) Mentoring
8 13 (15.48%) E-Commerce
9 11 (13.10%) OO
9 11 (13.10%) Project Management
9 11 (13.10%) DevOps
10 9 (10.71%) Line Management
11 8 (9.52%) Coaching
11 8 (9.52%) User Stories
12 7 (8.33%) SOA
12 7 (8.33%) Use Case
12 7 (8.33%) Performance Testing
12 7 (8.33%) Service Delivery
13 6 (7.14%) Content Management
13 6 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (59.52%) Java
2 36 (42.86%) SQL
3 32 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.10%) HQL
5 10 (11.90%) Groovy
6 3 (3.57%) PHP
6 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.38%) C#
8 1 (1.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (30.95%) Degree
2 7 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.24%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Endeca
2 11 (13.10%) hybris
3 5 (5.95%) Sitecore
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle
5 3 (3.57%) Google
5 3 (3.57%) IBM
5 3 (3.57%) Percussion
6 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.19%) Adobe
7 1 (1.19%) Informatica
7 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.19%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (1.19%) Progress
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago