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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Velocity
England / South West
Rank - 232 229
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 0 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.25% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.60% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 18
Median salary - £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%

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
2131 2323 2628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.09% 41.45% 43.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1791 2035 2359
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Velocity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Velocity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Digital Media
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum Master
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Scrum Master
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories