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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 404 329 386
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +57
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 34 89 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.43% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 1.08% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 31 73 33
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +5.55%
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
7549 8217 7862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.27% 39.55% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6576 6844 7124
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -31 11 £27,500 -35.29% 1
West Sussex -3 9 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex -23 4 £42,750 +6.87%
Surrey -20 2 £60,500 +5.21%
Berkshire -33 2 £47,500 -24.00%
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 73 (68.87%) J2EE
2 71 (66.98%) Java
3 66 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (54.72%) TDD
5 55 (51.89%) Spring
6 51 (48.11%) JDBC
6 51 (48.11%) Web Services
7 48 (45.28%) JavaScript
7 48 (45.28%) MySQL
8 47 (44.34%) JUnit
8 47 (44.34%) Degree
8 47 (44.34%) MVC
9 46 (43.40%) Software Engineering
9 46 (43.40%) SQL
10 45 (42.45%) Computer Science
11 41 (38.68%) Spring MVC
12 40 (37.74%) RESTful
13 39 (36.79%) Ajax
14 38 (35.85%) CSS
15 37 (34.91%) JIRA
16 34 (32.08%) Scrum
17 30 (28.30%) Maven
18 29 (27.36%) Subversion
19 28 (26.42%) HTML
19 28 (26.42%) XML
20 26 (24.53%) JSP
20 26 (24.53%) Tomcat
20 26 (24.53%) Git (software)
21 21 (19.81%) Groovy
22 20 (18.87%) SaaS

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 26 (24.53%) Tomcat
2 13 (12.26%) Apache
3 12 (11.32%) WebLogic
4 11 (10.38%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.89%) CMS
5 2 (1.89%) JBoss
6 1 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.94%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.94%) Liferay
6 1 (0.94%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.94%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.87%) SaaS
2 2 (1.89%) PaaS
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.94%) Force.com
3 1 (0.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.98%) HTTP
2 1 (0.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (45.28%) MySQL
2 12 (11.32%) MongoDB
3 9 (8.49%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.89%) DataStage
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (44.34%) JUnit
2 37 (34.91%) JIRA
3 30 (28.30%) Maven
4 29 (27.36%) Subversion
5 26 (24.53%) Git (software)
6 14 (13.21%) Ant
7 13 (12.26%) Eclipse
7 13 (12.26%) Gradle
8 3 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.89%) Mockito
9 2 (1.89%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.94%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.94%) Grunt
10 1 (0.94%) Hamcrest
10 1 (0.94%) Hudson
General
1 12 (11.32%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.55%) Finance
3 7 (6.60%) Front Office
4 5 (4.72%) Marketing
5 4 (3.77%) Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (56.60%) Developer
2 57 (53.77%) Java Developer
3 23 (21.70%) Senior Developer
4 22 (20.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (17.92%) Project Manager
6 16 (15.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 14 (13.21%) Development Manager
8 13 (12.26%) ScrumMaster
9 10 (9.43%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 7 (6.60%) Software Development Manager
10 7 (6.60%) IT Development Manager
10 7 (6.60%) Software Manager
11 6 (5.66%) Agile Project Manager
11 6 (5.66%) Technical Leader
12 5 (4.72%) Technical Project Manager
12 5 (4.72%) Technical Manager
13 4 (3.77%) Platform Manager
14 3 (2.83%) Front-End Developer
15 2 (1.89%) Technology Manager
15 2 (1.89%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (68.87%) J2EE
2 55 (51.89%) Spring
3 51 (48.11%) JDBC
3 51 (48.11%) Web Services
4 41 (38.68%) Spring MVC
5 40 (37.74%) RESTful
6 39 (36.79%) Ajax
7 38 (35.85%) CSS
8 28 (26.42%) HTML
8 28 (26.42%) XML
9 26 (24.53%) JSP
10 20 (18.87%) AngularJS
11 15 (14.15%) Hibernate
12 13 (12.26%) jQuery
12 13 (12.26%) XHTML
13 12 (11.32%) JavaFX
13 12 (11.32%) JAX-WS
13 12 (11.32%) Swing
13 12 (11.32%) Servlets
14 11 (10.38%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (42.45%) Computer Science
2 15 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.55%) Open Source
4 7 (6.60%) N-Tier
5 6 (5.66%) User Experience
5 6 (5.66%) Social Media
5 6 (5.66%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.77%) PMI
7 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.89%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.89%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.94%) Economics
8 1 (0.94%) IPTV
8 1 (0.94%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.94%) iPhone
8 1 (0.94%) Telematics
8 1 (0.94%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.26%) Linux
2 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (0.94%) Windows
3 1 (0.94%) Solaris
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (54.72%) TDD
3 47 (44.34%) MVC
4 46 (43.40%) Software Engineering
5 34 (32.08%) Scrum
6 20 (18.87%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (14.15%) Project Management
8 14 (13.21%) E-Commerce
9 13 (12.26%) UML
10 11 (10.38%) OO
11 8 (7.55%) User Stories
11 8 (7.55%) Test Scripting
12 7 (6.60%) Regression Testing
12 7 (6.60%) Resource Management
12 7 (6.60%) Unit Testing
12 7 (6.60%) Coaching
13 6 (5.66%) Mentoring
13 6 (5.66%) Line Management
13 6 (5.66%) ITIL
13 6 (5.66%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 71 (66.98%) Java
2 48 (45.28%) JavaScript
3 46 (43.40%) SQL
4 21 (19.81%) Groovy
5 12 (11.32%) PL/SQL
6 11 (10.38%) HQL
7 3 (2.83%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.89%) C#
9 1 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 47 (44.34%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.83%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.15%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (13.21%) Endeca
2 12 (11.32%) Oracle
3 9 (8.49%) hybris
4 4 (3.77%) IBM
5 3 (2.83%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.83%) Google
6 2 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.89%) Informatica
6 2 (1.89%) Progress
7 1 (0.94%) Adobe
7 1 (0.94%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.94%) Teradata
7 1 (0.94%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (0.94%) Sitecore
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