The first table below looks at the demand for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 229 - 209
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.082% - 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £60,000 - £28,500
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,900 - £31,700
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2691 2319 2303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.92% 44.27% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2321 2086 2081
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Velocity across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Velocity
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Velocity across the South West region.

Velocity Salary Trend in the South West

Velocity
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Velocity across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Velocity Salary Histogram in the South West

Velocity
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Bristol - 5 £60,000 -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) JPA
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Riak
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (40.00%) Lucene
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) JMS
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) BDD

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Riak
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) ScrumMaster
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JPA
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (40.00%) Lucene
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java