The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 711 706 683
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -23
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 193 237 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.49% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 140 194 148
Average salary £54,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.19% +13.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41588 48588 45441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 40.23% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 35399 40815 39560
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Velocity
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Velocity within the UK.

Velocity Salary Trend in the UK

Velocity
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Velocity over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Velocity Salary Histogram in the UK

Velocity
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
England -5 186 £54,500 -0.90% 21
London +8 118 £62,000 +5.53% 15
South East -44 46 £45,000 -10.00% 4
City of London +16 20 £57,500 -11.53% 7
Petersfield -5 12 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Hampshire -10 12 £27,500 -38.88% 2
West Midlands - 10 £45,000 -
West Sussex +11 9 £47,500 -
Surrey +10 9 £60,500 +0.83% 1
Ealing - 9 - - 2
Crawley -6 8 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire - 8 £45,000 -
South Wales +1 6 £36,800 -26.40%
Wales -3 6 £36,800 -38.66%
East Sussex -8 6 £57,500 +5.50%
Staines - 6 £60,500 -
Oxford - 6 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +13 5 £55,000 +120.00% 1
West Yorkshire +10 5 £55,000 +120.00%
Leeds +8 5 £55,000 +120.00%
Brighton -6 5 £57,500 +5.50%
East Midlands - 5 £44,000 -
Bermondsey - 5 - -
Cardiff +2 3 £65,000 +30.00%
Surbiton -1 3 £52,500 +10.52%
Nottinghamshire - 3 £45,500 -
Nottingham - 3 £45,500 -
Guildford - 3 £45,000 - 1
East of England +18 2 £30,000 -32.96%
Warwickshire - 2 £42,500 -

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 267 (71.77%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (51.08%) Java
3 162 (43.55%) Scrum
4 128 (34.41%) TDD
5 121 (32.53%) JavaScript
6 118 (31.72%) HTML
7 112 (30.11%) Spring
8 111 (29.84%) J2EE
9 104 (27.96%) CSS
10 103 (27.69%) SQL
11 92 (24.73%) Coaching
12 91 (24.46%) Web Services
13 88 (23.66%) JUnit
14 86 (23.12%) jQuery
15 84 (22.58%) MVC
16 83 (22.31%) E-Commerce
17 71 (19.09%) Git (software)
17 71 (19.09%) Degree
18 69 (18.55%) Mentoring
19 68 (18.28%) Project Management
20 66 (17.74%) MySQL
21 64 (17.20%) XML
22 63 (16.94%) JSP
23 61 (16.40%) Finance
23 61 (16.40%) Hibernate
24 59 (15.86%) Subversion
24 59 (15.86%) QA
24 59 (15.86%) Maven
24 59 (15.86%) HTML5
25 58 (15.59%) Linux

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 42 (11.29%) Tomcat
2 29 (7.80%) Apache
3 27 (7.26%) Apache Solr
4 16 (4.30%) JBoss
5 13 (3.49%) WebSphere
6 12 (3.23%) PowerExchange
7 11 (2.96%) WebLogic
8 8 (2.15%) Commerce Server
8 8 (2.15%) CMS
9 5 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (1.08%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.81%) WordPress
11 3 (0.81%) Drupal
12 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.27%) Liferay
13 1 (0.27%) Confluence
13 1 (0.27%) Node.js
13 1 (0.27%) Alfresco
Applications
1 14 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.42%) MS Project
3 3 (0.81%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.27%) Mingle
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.11%) SaaS
2 13 (3.49%) Rackspace Cloud
3 12 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.08%) GitHub
6 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.84%) HTTP
2 4 (1.08%) DSL
2 4 (1.08%) AMQP
3 2 (0.54%) NAS
3 2 (0.54%) SAN
4 1 (0.27%) Internet
4 1 (0.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (17.74%) MySQL
2 42 (11.29%) SQL Server
3 19 (5.11%) DB2
3 19 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (4.30%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.03%) RDBMS
6 14 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (3.76%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.15%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.34%) Big Data
8 5 (1.34%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.81%) Riak
9 3 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.54%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.54%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.27%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.27%) KDB
Development Applications
1 88 (23.66%) JUnit
2 71 (19.09%) Git (software)
3 59 (15.86%) Subversion
3 59 (15.86%) Maven
4 51 (13.71%) Ant
5 49 (13.17%) JIRA
6 34 (9.14%) Eclipse
7 21 (5.65%) TeamCity
8 20 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (4.03%) Jenkins
9 15 (4.03%) Visual Studio
10 14 (3.76%) Hudson
11 13 (3.49%) Mockito
11 13 (3.49%) SpecFlow
12 10 (2.69%) WebDriver
12 10 (2.69%) NUnit
12 10 (2.69%) Selenium
13 9 (2.42%) QUnit
13 9 (2.42%) Jasmine
13 9 (2.42%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 61 (16.40%) Finance
2 14 (3.76%) Publishing
2 14 (3.76%) Back Office
3 12 (3.23%) Retail
4 10 (2.69%) Games
5 7 (1.88%) Front Office
5 7 (1.88%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.34%) Online Betting
7 4 (1.08%) Marketing
7 4 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.08%) Banking
8 3 (0.81%) Electronics
9 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 156 (41.94%) Developer
2 99 (26.61%) Java Developer
3 77 (20.70%) ScrumMaster
4 46 (12.37%) Project Manager
5 42 (11.29%) Senior Developer
6 29 (7.80%) Senior Java Developer
7 19 (5.11%) Development Manager
8 18 (4.84%) Front-End Developer
9 17 (4.57%) Software Manager
9 17 (4.57%) Delivery Manager
10 15 (4.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 15 (4.03%) Technical Manager
11 14 (3.76%) Agile Project Manager
12 12 (3.23%) Senior Manager
12 12 (3.23%) Web Developer
13 11 (2.96%) UI Developer
13 11 (2.96%) Technical Leader
13 11 (2.96%) Java Web Developer
14 10 (2.69%) Technical Project Manager
14 10 (2.69%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (31.72%) HTML
2 112 (30.11%) Spring
3 111 (29.84%) J2EE
4 104 (27.96%) CSS
5 91 (24.46%) Web Services
6 86 (23.12%) jQuery
7 64 (17.20%) XML
8 63 (16.94%) JSP
9 61 (16.40%) Hibernate
10 59 (15.86%) HTML5
11 51 (13.71%) .NET
12 50 (13.44%) Ajax
13 44 (11.83%) Spring MVC
14 38 (10.22%) XHTML
14 38 (10.22%) RESTful
15 34 (9.14%) AngularJS
16 33 (8.87%) CSS3
17 32 (8.60%) JSON
18 31 (8.33%) JDBC
18 31 (8.33%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 57 (15.32%) Computer Science
2 51 (13.71%) Mobile App
3 37 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (9.68%) User Experience
5 27 (7.26%) Open Source
6 18 (4.84%) Over-the-Top Content
6 18 (4.84%) IPTV
7 17 (4.57%) Client/Server
8 16 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (4.03%) PMI
10 13 (3.49%) Management Information System
10 13 (3.49%) Video on Demand
10 13 (3.49%) Blog
11 10 (2.69%) W3C
12 9 (2.42%) Wiki
12 9 (2.42%) iPad
13 8 (2.15%) N-Tier
14 6 (1.61%) Online Games
14 6 (1.61%) Algorithms
15 5 (1.34%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (15.59%) Linux
2 36 (9.68%) Android
3 33 (8.87%) Windows
4 27 (7.26%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.34%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.54%) UNIX
7 1 (0.27%) Solaris
7 1 (0.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (71.77%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (43.55%) Scrum
3 128 (34.41%) TDD
4 92 (24.73%) Coaching
5 84 (22.58%) MVC
6 83 (22.31%) E-Commerce
7 69 (18.55%) Mentoring
8 68 (18.28%) Project Management
9 57 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (13.71%) BDD
11 48 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 40 (10.75%) DevOps
12 40 (10.75%) Software Engineering
13 36 (9.68%) Line Management
14 34 (9.14%) Software Delivery
15 32 (8.60%) User Stories
16 31 (8.33%) Kanban
17 30 (8.06%) Mobile Application Development
17 30 (8.06%) Automated Testing
18 26 (6.99%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 190 (51.08%) Java
2 121 (32.53%) JavaScript
3 103 (27.69%) SQL
4 36 (9.68%) C#
5 18 (4.84%) Groovy
6 15 (4.03%) HQL
7 11 (2.96%) Bash Shell
7 11 (2.96%) PHP
8 10 (2.69%) Scala
9 9 (2.42%) C++
10 8 (2.15%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.15%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.15%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.88%) Perl
12 4 (1.08%) C
12 4 (1.08%) Golang
13 3 (0.81%) Python
14 2 (0.54%) Ruby
15 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 71 (19.09%) Degree
2 15 (4.03%) PMI Certification
3 9 (2.42%) APMP
4 7 (1.88%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.08%) PhD
6 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (15.86%) QA
2 12 (3.23%) SLA
3 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (10.75%) hybris
2 39 (10.48%) Oracle
3 26 (6.99%) Endeca
4 18 (4.84%) Microsoft
5 17 (4.57%) Progress
5 17 (4.57%) ATG
6 13 (3.49%) Informatica
6 13 (3.49%) Google
7 7 (1.88%) Charles River
8 6 (1.61%) HP
9 5 (1.34%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.08%) Demandware
11 3 (0.81%) New Relic
11 3 (0.81%) IBM
11 3 (0.81%) Percussion
12 2 (0.54%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.54%) SAP
12 2 (0.54%) Twitter
13 1 (0.27%) Appcelerator
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Jenrick CPI
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Curve IT Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Ealing, London
RecruitmentRevolution com
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ealing
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £56000 - £68000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: competitive + bonus
Posted: 25 days ago