The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 231 228 214
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 12 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.018% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.040% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 7
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2764 2515 2350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.38% 44.75% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2424 2272 2111
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 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in the South 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
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 27 November 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 - 12 £42,500 -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 15 (68.18%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) Mentoring
3 13 (59.09%) Hibernate
3 13 (59.09%) Spring
4 9 (40.91%) Ant
4 9 (40.91%) Web Services
4 9 (40.91%) JMS
4 9 (40.91%) Eclipse
4 9 (40.91%) Riak
4 9 (40.91%) Big Data
4 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (40.91%) ActiveMQ
4 9 (40.91%) Lucene
4 9 (40.91%) JPA
4 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
4 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
4 9 (40.91%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (40.91%) REST
5 6 (27.27%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) Validation
6 5 (22.73%) ETL
6 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (22.73%) Informatica
6 5 (22.73%) PowerExchange
6 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle
6 5 (22.73%) DB2
6 5 (22.73%) Data Validation
7 4 (18.18%) Spring MVC
7 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) PowerExchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
1 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
1 9 (40.91%) Riak
1 9 (40.91%) Big Data
2 5 (22.73%) DB2
2 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Ant
1 9 (40.91%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Lead Designer
3 4 (18.18%) Designer
4 3 (13.64%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (4.55%) ETL Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) Hibernate
1 13 (59.09%) Spring
2 9 (40.91%) ActiveMQ
2 9 (40.91%) Lucene
2 9 (40.91%) Web Services
2 9 (40.91%) JMS
2 9 (40.91%) JPA
2 9 (40.91%) RabbitMQ
2 9 (40.91%) REST
3 4 (18.18%) J2EE
3 4 (18.18%) JSP
3 4 (18.18%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Mentoring
2 5 (22.73%) ETL
2 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (22.73%) Validation
2 5 (22.73%) Data Validation
3 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) User Stories
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (4.55%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (4.55%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.55%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
1 5 (22.73%) Informatica