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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 387 393 404
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 42 36 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.45% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 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 £71,800 £67,500 £54,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -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
8303 8060 9123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.87% 37.56% 39.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7103 7157 8153
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -3 11 £43,000 -36.29% 1
Oxfordshire - 9 £50,000 -
West Sussex -8 7 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Hampshire -9 6 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Kent - 3 - -
Middlesex - 3 £71,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire -9 2 £35,000 -33.33%
M4 Corridor - 1 £57,500 -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 72 (60.50%) Java
2 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 42 (35.29%) HTML
3 41 (34.45%) J2EE
4 40 (33.61%) XHTML
5 38 (31.93%) XML
5 38 (31.93%) Spring
6 36 (30.25%) Scrum
7 34 (28.57%) SQL
8 32 (26.89%) Tomcat
8 32 (26.89%) TDD
8 32 (26.89%) Subversion
8 32 (26.89%) Degree
9 31 (26.05%) JIRA
9 31 (26.05%) CSS
10 29 (24.37%) MVC
11 28 (23.53%) Eclipse
12 27 (22.69%) Apache
13 26 (21.85%) Servlets
14 25 (21.01%) OO
14 25 (21.01%) XSLT
14 25 (21.01%) Groovy
15 24 (20.17%) Gradle
16 21 (17.65%) Scala
16 21 (17.65%) Computer Science
17 20 (16.81%) JDBC
18 19 (15.97%) Struts
18 19 (15.97%) Software Engineering
19 18 (15.13%) Web Services

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 32 (26.89%) Tomcat
2 27 (22.69%) Apache
3 15 (12.61%) Alfresco
3 15 (12.61%) Liferay
4 7 (5.88%) Apache Solr
5 6 (5.04%) WebLogic
5 6 (5.04%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.52%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.20%) ArcView
2 4 (3.36%) MS Project
3 1 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.76%) 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 16 (13.45%) MySQL
2 15 (12.61%) MongoDB
3 13 (10.92%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (10.08%) Hadoop
4 12 (10.08%) Data Mining
5 9 (7.56%) Big Data
5 9 (7.56%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.36%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.52%) PowerCenter
7 3 (2.52%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.68%) DB2
9 1 (0.84%) DataStage
9 1 (0.84%) Redis
9 1 (0.84%) Riak
Development Applications
1 32 (26.89%) Subversion
2 31 (26.05%) JIRA
3 28 (23.53%) Eclipse
4 24 (20.17%) Gradle
5 16 (13.45%) IntelliJ
5 16 (13.45%) JUnit
6 15 (12.61%) Jenkins
7 14 (11.76%) Maven
8 12 (10.08%) Git (software)
9 9 (7.56%) Ant
10 5 (4.20%) Log4j
10 5 (4.20%) NetBeans
10 5 (4.20%) Mockito
11 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.84%) Hudson
General
1 12 (10.08%) Finance
2 11 (9.24%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.72%) Publishing
4 3 (2.52%) Marketing
5 2 (1.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (52.10%) Developer
2 31 (26.05%) Java Developer
3 25 (21.01%) ScrumMaster
4 16 (13.45%) UI Developer
5 13 (10.92%) 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%) Front-End Developer
7 8 (6.72%) UI Programmer
8 6 (5.04%) Software Team Leader
8 6 (5.04%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.20%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.36%) Software Engineer
11 3 (2.52%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Senior Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Product Manager
11 3 (2.52%) Technical Leader
11 3 (2.52%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (35.29%) HTML
2 41 (34.45%) J2EE
3 40 (33.61%) XHTML
4 38 (31.93%) XML
4 38 (31.93%) Spring
5 31 (26.05%) CSS
6 26 (21.85%) Servlets
7 25 (21.01%) XSLT
8 20 (16.81%) JDBC
9 19 (15.97%) Struts
10 18 (15.13%) Web Services
10 18 (15.13%) HTML5
11 16 (13.45%) CSS3
11 16 (13.45%) FreeMarker
11 16 (13.45%) JSP
12 15 (12.61%) JSR 168
13 14 (11.76%) Spring MVC
14 12 (10.08%) Ajax
14 12 (10.08%) Hibernate
15 11 (9.24%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 17 (14.29%) 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%) Economics
6 3 (2.52%) iPad
6 3 (2.52%) iPhone
7 2 (1.68%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.84%) PMI
8 1 (0.84%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.84%) FMCG
8 1 (0.84%) iSeries
8 1 (0.84%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.61%) Solaris
2 10 (8.40%) Linux
3 5 (4.20%) Android
4 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (30.25%) Scrum
3 32 (26.89%) TDD
4 29 (24.37%) MVC
5 25 (21.01%) OO
6 19 (15.97%) Software Engineering
7 18 (15.13%) Automated Testing
8 17 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
9 16 (13.45%) Pair Programming
9 16 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (13.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (12.61%) Functional Testing
10 15 (12.61%) Project Management
11 14 (11.76%) Web Application Development
12 11 (9.24%) E-Commerce
13 9 (7.56%) Information Management
13 9 (7.56%) Data Analysis
13 9 (7.56%) Complex Event Processing
13 9 (7.56%) Enterprise Modelling
13 9 (7.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 72 (60.50%) Java
2 42 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 34 (28.57%) SQL
4 25 (21.01%) Groovy
5 21 (17.65%) Scala
6 7 (5.88%) HQL
7 6 (5.04%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.20%) C#
8 5 (4.20%) C++
9 4 (3.36%) PHP
10 2 (1.68%) Perl
10 2 (1.68%) RPG
11 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 15 (12.61%) GigaSpaces
2 7 (5.88%) Endeca
2 7 (5.88%) hybris
2 7 (5.88%) Oracle
3 5 (4.20%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (4.20%) ESRI
4 4 (3.36%) Cramer
5 3 (2.52%) Ab Initio
5 3 (2.52%) Teradata
5 3 (2.52%) SAP
5 3 (2.52%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.52%) Informatica
6 2 (1.68%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.68%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.84%) Progress
7 1 (0.84%) Zend
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum competitive package
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Middlesex
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Salary: £68000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Health and Life
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago