The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank 764 848 799
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -49
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 173 127 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.30% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 125 94 176
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-30.43% -4.16%

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
37980 42125 47441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.80% 37.98% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33002 36000 40633
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 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 30 June 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +88 171 £65,000 +8.33% 14
London +48 105 £70,000 +16.66% 8
Yorkshire +45 26 £40,000 +21.21% 1
South East +34 18 £40,000 -33.60% 2
South Yorkshire +34 17 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Sheffield +30 17 £40,000 +21.21%
City of London +43 9 £60,500 -5.09% 4
Abingdon - 9 - -
Oxfordshire - 9 - -
West Yorkshire +31 8 £45,000 -15.09%
Leeds +30 8 £45,000 -18.18%
West Midlands -10 8 £52,500 +31.25% 1
East of England +34 7 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Hertfordshire +23 7 £67,500 +28.57%
Surrey +31 4 £40,000 -33.88%
North West +24 4 £43,000 -40.68%
Manchester +12 4 £43,000 -40.68%
Evesham - 4 £42,500 -
Worcestershire - 4 £42,500 -
Warwickshire - 4 £55,000 - 1
Rickmansworth - 3 £65,000 -
Reading +16 2 £37,500 -34.78%
Berkshire +7 2 £37,500 -34.78%
Hampshire +7 2 £37,500 +36.36% 2
East Midlands - 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 £37,500 - 1
Northampton - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Bristol +25 1 £52,500 -22.22% 1
South West +17 1 £52,500 -22.22% 1

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 with a requirement for Velocity.

1 221 (65.19%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (44.25%) Scrum
3 127 (37.46%) Java
4 104 (30.68%) TDD
5 86 (25.37%) Finance
6 77 (22.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 72 (21.24%) Web Services
7 72 (21.24%) Linux
8 69 (20.35%) DevOps
9 68 (20.06%) QA
10 64 (18.88%) HTML
11 63 (18.58%) Mentoring
12 56 (16.52%) Oracle
12 56 (16.52%) Degree
13 55 (16.22%) Hibernate
14 54 (15.93%) Spring
15 53 (15.63%) Configuration Management
16 52 (15.34%) JavaScript
16 52 (15.34%) JIRA
16 52 (15.34%) BDD
17 50 (14.75%) Kanban
17 50 (14.75%) JSON
18 49 (14.45%) XML
19 47 (13.86%) User Experience
20 44 (12.98%) SQL Server
20 44 (12.98%) Maven
21 42 (12.39%) Continuous Integration
22 41 (12.09%) MVC
23 40 (11.80%) JUnit
23 40 (11.80%) Python

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 25 (7.37%) Tomcat
2 23 (6.78%) Apache Solr
3 21 (6.19%) Liferay
4 16 (4.72%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (3.54%) Apache Pig
5 12 (3.54%) Apache Spark
5 12 (3.54%) CMS
5 12 (3.54%) Magnolia
6 9 (2.65%) SAS
7 8 (2.36%) Apache
7 8 (2.36%) JBoss
8 6 (1.77%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.18%) MQSeries
9 4 (1.18%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.18%) WildFly
10 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.47%) MS Project
2 5 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 33 (9.73%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (5.60%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (1.47%) IaaS
3 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.47%) PaaS
4 4 (1.18%) SaaS
5 3 (0.88%) Office 365
6 2 (0.59%) Google Play
7 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.95%) Internet
2 1 (0.29%) GPRS
2 1 (0.29%) GSM
2 1 (0.29%) HTTP
2 1 (0.29%) IPsec
2 1 (0.29%) LTE
2 1 (0.29%) PPP
2 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.29%) UMTS
2 1 (0.29%) VSAT
2 1 (0.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (12.98%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.78%) Big Data
2 23 (6.78%) Hadoop
3 21 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (5.90%) QlikView
5 16 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (3.54%) Apache Hive
6 12 (3.54%) Impala
7 11 (3.24%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (3.24%) MySQL
8 9 (2.65%) Oracle Database
8 9 (2.65%) Spotfire
8 9 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (2.36%) NoSQL
10 7 (2.06%) DB2
10 7 (2.06%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.47%) PowerCenter
12 4 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (15.34%) JIRA
2 44 (12.98%) Maven
3 40 (11.80%) JUnit
4 39 (11.50%) Ant
5 25 (7.37%) JIRA Agile
5 25 (7.37%) Mockito
6 23 (6.78%) Eclipse
7 22 (6.49%) Jenkins
8 18 (5.31%) Git (software)
9 17 (5.01%) Android Studio
10 15 (4.42%) Gradle
11 13 (3.83%) Subversion
12 9 (2.65%) Xcode
13 8 (2.36%) IntelliJ
14 7 (2.06%) Talend Open Studio
15 5 (1.47%) FitNesse
15 5 (1.47%) gulp
16 4 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 4 (1.18%) Liquibase
16 4 (1.18%) webpack
General
1 86 (25.37%) Finance
2 33 (9.73%) Banking
3 13 (3.83%) Retail
4 11 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.65%) Games
6 6 (1.77%) Publishing
7 3 (0.88%) Back Office
7 3 (0.88%) Law
7 3 (0.88%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.59%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Billing
9 1 (0.29%) Front Office
9 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 99 (29.20%) Developer
2 90 (26.55%) Scrum Master
3 56 (16.52%) Java Developer
4 48 (14.16%) Senior Developer
5 42 (12.39%) DevOps Engineer
6 28 (8.26%) Agile Scrum Master
6 28 (8.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 20 (5.90%) Project Manager
8 18 (5.31%) Senior DevOps
8 18 (5.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 17 (5.01%) Android Developer
9 17 (5.01%) Lead DevOps
9 17 (5.01%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 17 (5.01%) WebOps Engineer
10 15 (4.42%) JavaScript Developer
10 15 (4.42%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 14 (4.13%) Agile Coach
11 14 (4.13%) Analyst
11 14 (4.13%) Architect
12 13 (3.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (21.24%) Web Services
2 64 (18.88%) HTML
3 55 (16.22%) Hibernate
4 54 (15.93%) Spring
5 50 (14.75%) JSON
6 49 (14.45%) XML
7 35 (10.32%) JSP
8 34 (10.03%) SOAP
9 32 (9.44%) CSS
9 32 (9.44%) J2EE
9 32 (9.44%) Spring MVC
10 30 (8.85%) RESTful
11 25 (7.37%) FreeMarker
11 25 (7.37%) Spring Web Flow
12 21 (6.19%) Servlets
13 20 (5.90%) .NET
14 15 (4.42%) Android SDK
14 15 (4.42%) HTML5
15 12 (3.54%) Kafka
15 12 (3.54%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.86%) User Experience
2 33 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.78%) Fintech
4 21 (6.19%) Virtual Team
5 20 (5.90%) Computer Science
6 16 (4.72%) Management Information System
7 13 (3.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (2.65%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.36%) Data Structures
9 8 (2.36%) Public Cloud
10 7 (2.06%) Derivative
10 7 (2.06%) Social Media
11 6 (1.77%) PMI
11 6 (1.77%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.47%) Equities
12 5 (1.47%) iPad
13 4 (1.18%) Credit Derivative
13 4 (1.18%) Cybercrime
13 4 (1.18%) Mainframe
14 3 (0.88%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 72 (21.24%) Linux
2 21 (6.19%) Android
3 13 (3.83%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.36%) Unix
5 4 (1.18%) Windows
6 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (65.19%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (44.25%) Scrum
3 104 (30.68%) TDD
4 77 (22.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 69 (20.35%) DevOps
6 63 (18.58%) Mentoring
7 53 (15.63%) Configuration Management
8 52 (15.34%) BDD
9 50 (14.75%) Kanban
10 42 (12.39%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (12.09%) MVC
12 39 (11.50%) Coaching
12 39 (11.50%) Continuous Delivery
13 36 (10.62%) Line Management
14 35 (10.32%) Automated Testing
14 35 (10.32%) Migration
15 34 (10.03%) Analytics
16 32 (9.44%) Software Testing
17 29 (8.55%) Waterfall
18 28 (8.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 127 (37.46%) Java
2 52 (15.34%) JavaScript
3 40 (11.80%) Python
4 33 (9.73%) Bash Shell
5 28 (8.26%) Ruby
6 24 (7.08%) Scala
6 24 (7.08%) SQL
7 20 (5.90%) PHP
8 14 (4.13%) R
9 13 (3.83%) Groovy
10 9 (2.65%) Apple Swift
10 9 (2.65%) C#
10 9 (2.65%) Objective-C
11 8 (2.36%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.06%) RPG
12 7 (2.06%) RPG IV
13 5 (1.47%) C++
13 5 (1.47%) MATLAB
13 5 (1.47%) Perl
14 3 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (16.52%) Degree
2 20 (5.90%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.77%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.47%) PhD
5 3 (0.88%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.59%) APMG
6 2 (0.59%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (20.06%) QA
2 16 (4.72%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.47%) SLA
4 2 (0.59%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (10.62%) Docker
2 12 (3.54%) Apache Flume
2 12 (3.54%) HDFS
3 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (9.14%) Opscode Chef
1 31 (9.14%) Puppet
2 28 (8.26%) Ansible
3 27 (7.96%) Packer
4 8 (2.36%) Rundeck
5 2 (0.59%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.59%) Control-M
6 1 (0.29%) Nagios
6 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 56 (16.52%) Oracle
2 22 (6.49%) Informatica
3 18 (5.31%) Tableau
4 16 (4.72%) Netezza
4 16 (4.72%) Teradata
5 12 (3.54%) Ab Initio
5 12 (3.54%) Cloudera
5 12 (3.54%) Hortonworks
5 12 (3.54%) MapR
6 9 (2.65%) Microsoft
7 8 (2.36%) Atlassian
7 8 (2.36%) Rally
8 7 (2.06%) Talend
9 5 (1.47%) EXASOL
9 5 (1.47%) IBM
9 5 (1.47%) InterSystems
9 5 (1.47%) Virgin Media
10 4 (1.18%) Calypso
10 4 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.18%) Sybase
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
PCR
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + +20% - 30% bonus & benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Tech
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive Salary
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