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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 404 327 408
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +81
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 40 81 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.40% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 1.02% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34 65 33
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -2.63%
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
7628 7906 8963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.87% 39.42% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6705 6619 8282
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 January 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 January 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 -23 17 £27,500 -35.29% 1
West Sussex -1 10 £47,500 -
East Sussex -14 7 £58,750 +41.56%
Berkshire -25 4 £47,500 -24.00%
Oxfordshire - 2 £51,250 -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 79 (69.91%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (66.37%) J2EE
3 74 (65.49%) Java
4 59 (52.21%) TDD
5 55 (48.67%) Spring
6 53 (46.90%) JDBC
7 52 (46.02%) JavaScript
8 50 (44.25%) Software Engineering
9 49 (43.36%) Degree
9 49 (43.36%) Web Services
10 47 (41.59%) MySQL
10 47 (41.59%) Computer Science
10 47 (41.59%) MVC
11 46 (40.71%) JUnit
12 45 (39.82%) SQL
13 43 (38.05%) Ajax
14 42 (37.17%) JIRA
15 39 (34.51%) Scrum
15 39 (34.51%) Spring MVC
15 39 (34.51%) RESTful
16 38 (33.63%) CSS
17 33 (29.20%) XML
17 33 (29.20%) Subversion
18 30 (26.55%) Maven
18 30 (26.55%) Tomcat
19 28 (24.78%) HTML
20 27 (23.89%) JSP
20 27 (23.89%) Groovy
21 25 (22.12%) Git (software)
22 21 (18.58%) AngularJS

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 30 (26.55%) Tomcat
2 16 (14.16%) Apache
3 14 (12.39%) WebLogic
4 11 (9.73%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.65%) Alfresco
5 3 (2.65%) Liferay
6 2 (1.77%) JBoss
7 1 (0.88%) CMS
7 1 (0.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) ArcView
1 1 (0.88%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.70%) SaaS
2 3 (2.65%) GitHub
3 2 (1.77%) PaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.70%) HTTP
2 5 (4.42%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (41.59%) MySQL
2 14 (12.39%) MongoDB
3 11 (9.73%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.54%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.77%) DataStage
5 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 46 (40.71%) JUnit
2 42 (37.17%) JIRA
3 33 (29.20%) Subversion
4 30 (26.55%) Maven
5 25 (22.12%) Git (software)
6 19 (16.81%) Gradle
7 15 (13.27%) Eclipse
8 13 (11.50%) Ant
9 3 (2.65%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.65%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.65%) Mockito
10 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.77%) NetBeans
10 2 (1.77%) Hudson
11 1 (0.88%) Log4j
11 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.88%) Hamcrest
11 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
General
1 16 (14.16%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.08%) Marketing
3 7 (6.19%) Front Office
4 6 (5.31%) Finance
5 4 (3.54%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (54.87%) Developer
2 58 (51.33%) Java Developer
3 23 (20.35%) Senior Developer
4 21 (18.58%) Senior Java Developer
4 21 (18.58%) ScrumMaster
5 18 (15.93%) Project Manager
6 17 (15.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 13 (11.50%) Development Manager
8 10 (8.85%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 7 (6.19%) IT Development Manager
10 6 (5.31%) Technical Leader
10 6 (5.31%) Software Development Manager
10 6 (5.31%) Software Manager
10 6 (5.31%) Agile Project Manager
11 5 (4.42%) Product Manager
12 3 (2.65%) Technical Manager
12 3 (2.65%) Technical Project Manager
13 2 (1.77%) Senior Manager
13 2 (1.77%) Online Project Manager
13 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (66.37%) J2EE
2 55 (48.67%) Spring
3 53 (46.90%) JDBC
4 49 (43.36%) Web Services
5 43 (38.05%) Ajax
6 39 (34.51%) Spring MVC
6 39 (34.51%) RESTful
7 38 (33.63%) CSS
8 33 (29.20%) XML
9 28 (24.78%) HTML
10 27 (23.89%) JSP
11 21 (18.58%) AngularJS
12 17 (15.04%) Servlets
13 15 (13.27%) XHTML
14 14 (12.39%) Swing
14 14 (12.39%) Hibernate
14 14 (12.39%) JAX-WS
14 14 (12.39%) JavaFX
15 12 (10.62%) J2SE
16 11 (9.73%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 47 (41.59%) Computer Science
2 17 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.85%) Open Source
4 7 (6.19%) N-Tier
5 5 (4.42%) Economics
5 5 (4.42%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.54%) Social Media
7 3 (2.65%) User Experience
8 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.77%) PMI
9 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.88%) W3C
9 1 (0.88%) GIS
9 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.88%) IPTV
9 1 (0.88%) iPhone
9 1 (0.88%) Telematics
9 1 (0.88%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.88%) iPad
9 1 (0.88%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.39%) Linux
2 3 (2.65%) Solaris
3 2 (1.77%) Android
3 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (69.91%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (52.21%) TDD
3 50 (44.25%) Software Engineering
4 47 (41.59%) MVC
5 39 (34.51%) Scrum
6 20 (17.70%) Project Management
7 16 (14.16%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (13.27%) UML
9 14 (12.39%) E-Commerce
10 13 (11.50%) OO
11 12 (10.62%) User Stories
12 9 (7.96%) Coaching
13 8 (7.08%) Mentoring
13 8 (7.08%) Unit Testing
13 8 (7.08%) ITIL
13 8 (7.08%) PRINCE2
13 8 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (6.19%) Resource Management
14 7 (6.19%) DSDM
14 7 (6.19%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (65.49%) Java
2 52 (46.02%) JavaScript
3 45 (39.82%) SQL
4 27 (23.89%) Groovy
5 14 (12.39%) PL/SQL
6 11 (9.73%) HQL
7 3 (2.65%) Scala
8 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.88%) Python
9 1 (0.88%) C#
9 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (43.36%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.62%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (12.39%) Oracle
2 13 (11.50%) Endeca
3 9 (7.96%) hybris
4 4 (3.54%) Ab Initio
4 4 (3.54%) Teradata
5 3 (2.65%) Google
5 3 (2.65%) GigaSpaces
5 3 (2.65%) Progress
6 2 (1.77%) IBM
6 2 (1.77%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.77%) Informatica
6 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.88%) ESRI
7 1 (0.88%) Zend
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago