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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 776 724 704
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -20
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 119 202 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.44% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 89 168 145
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +33.33%

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
41133 46041 43601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.65% 39.09% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35167 39358 37957
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -54 116 £60,000 +2.12% 26
London -35 80 £60,000 - 10
South East -24 18 £60,250 -7.30% 5
City of London +12 15 £63,750 +10.86% 4
Yorkshire +15 9 £33,000 -22.35%
Ealing -22 9 - -
East Sussex +25 6 £60,000 +23.71% 3
South Yorkshire - 6 £33,000 -
Sheffield - 6 £33,000 -
West Yorkshire +17 3 £53,000 +24.70%
Surrey +15 3 £60,500 -6.92%
Petersfield +7 3 £27,500 -40.21%
Manchester +6 3 £72,500 +31.81%
Buckinghamshire +3 3 £61,500 +75.71%
North West -1 3 £72,500 +31.81% 1
Hampshire -5 3 £27,500 -45.00%
Uxbridge - 3 £45,000 -
Brighton +28 2 £60,000 +23.71% 3
East of England +7 2 £52,500 +17.31% 2
Hertfordshire -1 2 £52,500 +17.31% 1
Wales -4 2 £48,750 -18.75%
South West -7 2 £67,500 +29.80% 1
West Midlands - 2 £66,250 - 6
South Wales - 2 £48,750 -
Birmingham - 2 £66,250 -
Cardiff - 2 £48,750 -
St Albans - 2 £52,500 -
Staines - 2 £60,500 -
Scotland +6 1 £57,500 -16.66% 1
Reading -1 1 £57,500 +85.48%

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 210 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (50.65%) Scrum
3 148 (48.37%) Java
4 92 (30.07%) TDD
5 80 (26.14%) HTML
6 72 (23.53%) Coaching
7 66 (21.57%) Project Management
8 65 (21.24%) JavaScript
9 63 (20.59%) E-Commerce
10 62 (20.26%) J2EE
11 61 (19.93%) CSS
12 60 (19.61%) Continuous Improvement
13 59 (19.28%) Web Services
14 58 (18.95%) Degree
15 54 (17.65%) Spring
16 52 (16.99%) jQuery
17 51 (16.67%) User Experience
18 50 (16.34%) Mentoring
19 44 (14.38%) Automated Testing
19 44 (14.38%) Computer Science
19 44 (14.38%) QA
19 44 (14.38%) MVC
20 42 (13.73%) Linux
21 41 (13.40%) SQL
21 41 (13.40%) Finance
22 40 (13.07%) JUnit
23 39 (12.75%) XML
23 39 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
23 39 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
23 39 (12.75%) BDD

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 24 (7.84%) Apache Solr
2 23 (7.52%) Tomcat
3 16 (5.23%) Apache
4 10 (3.27%) WebSphere
5 9 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (2.29%) Apache Spark
7 6 (1.96%) CMS
8 5 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.63%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.98%) FileNet
9 3 (0.98%) Drupal
9 3 (0.98%) WordPress
9 3 (0.98%) Documentum
10 2 (0.65%) PowerExchange
10 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.65%) Node.js
11 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.33%) Confluence
11 1 (0.33%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.59%) MS Project
3 3 (0.98%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.65%) MS Office
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) RMDS
2 3 (0.98%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.94%) SaaS
3 7 (2.29%) Rackspace Cloud
4 6 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.98%) GitHub
6 2 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.27%) HTTP
2 7 (2.29%) Internet
3 4 (1.31%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.31%) MVNO
3 4 (1.31%) Multicast
4 2 (0.65%) DNS
4 2 (0.65%) SSL
4 2 (0.65%) DSL
4 2 (0.65%) AMQP
5 1 (0.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.78%) MySQL
2 12 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 9 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.61%) Big Data
5 6 (1.96%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.63%) Apache Hive
6 5 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (1.63%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.31%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.31%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.98%) HBase
8 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.98%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.65%) BigQuery
9 2 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.33%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 40 (13.07%) JUnit
2 33 (10.78%) JIRA
3 31 (10.13%) Git (software)
4 30 (9.80%) Maven
5 28 (9.15%) Eclipse
6 27 (8.82%) Ant
7 23 (7.52%) Subversion
8 12 (3.92%) Android Studio
9 11 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (3.59%) Hudson
10 8 (2.61%) WebDriver
10 8 (2.61%) TeamCity
10 8 (2.61%) Selenium
11 7 (2.29%) SpecFlow
11 7 (2.29%) QUnit
12 6 (1.96%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.96%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (1.96%) NUnit
12 6 (1.96%) JMeter
12 6 (1.96%) Cucumber
General
1 41 (13.40%) Finance
2 17 (5.56%) Retail
3 13 (4.25%) Games
4 10 (3.27%) Back Office
5 7 (2.29%) Publishing
6 6 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.63%) Marketing
7 5 (1.63%) Online Betting
8 4 (1.31%) Banking
8 4 (1.31%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.98%) Electronics
9 3 (0.98%) Law
10 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.65%) German Language
11 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.33%) Billing
11 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 100 (32.68%) Developer
2 68 (22.22%) ScrumMaster
3 45 (14.71%) Project Manager
4 43 (14.05%) Java Developer
5 19 (6.21%) Technical Manager
5 19 (6.21%) Delivery Manager
5 19 (6.21%) Android Developer
6 17 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
6 17 (5.56%) Software Manager
6 17 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 16 (5.23%) Development Manager
7 16 (5.23%) UI Developer
8 14 (4.58%) Technical Project Manager
8 14 (4.58%) UI Programmer
9 11 (3.59%) Software Delivery Manager
9 11 (3.59%) Agile Project Manager
10 9 (2.94%) E-Commerce Manager
10 9 (2.94%) E-Commerce Project Manager
10 9 (2.94%) Software Project Manager
10 9 (2.94%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (26.14%) HTML
2 62 (20.26%) J2EE
3 61 (19.93%) CSS
4 59 (19.28%) Web Services
5 54 (17.65%) Spring
6 52 (16.99%) jQuery
7 39 (12.75%) XML
8 38 (12.42%) HTML5
9 35 (11.44%) Hibernate
10 33 (10.78%) JSP
11 30 (9.80%) .NET
11 30 (9.80%) RESTful
12 29 (9.48%) XHTML
13 26 (8.50%) Spring MVC
13 26 (8.50%) CSS3
14 23 (7.52%) FreeMarker
15 20 (6.54%) JSON
16 19 (6.21%) Backbone.js
17 17 (5.56%) SOAP
18 14 (4.58%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.67%) User Experience
2 44 (14.38%) Computer Science
3 39 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (8.17%) Mobile App
5 19 (6.21%) PMI
6 14 (4.58%) W3C
7 11 (3.59%) Wiki
7 11 (3.59%) IPTV
7 11 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (3.59%) Over-the-Top Content
8 9 (2.94%) iPad
9 7 (2.29%) Mathematics
9 7 (2.29%) Physics
9 7 (2.29%) Client/Server
9 7 (2.29%) Blog
10 6 (1.96%) Video on Demand
11 5 (1.63%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.63%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.63%) Online Games
11 5 (1.63%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 42 (13.73%) Linux
2 33 (10.78%) Android
3 15 (4.90%) Apple iOS
4 14 (4.58%) Windows
5 6 (1.96%) UNIX
6 4 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (50.65%) Scrum
3 92 (30.07%) TDD
4 72 (23.53%) Coaching
5 66 (21.57%) Project Management
6 63 (20.59%) E-Commerce
7 60 (19.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 50 (16.34%) Mentoring
9 44 (14.38%) MVC
9 44 (14.38%) Automated Testing
10 39 (12.75%) BDD
10 39 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (12.09%) SDLC
12 36 (11.76%) User Stories
13 33 (10.78%) DevOps
14 29 (9.48%) Software Delivery
14 29 (9.48%) Web Development
15 27 (8.82%) Line Management
16 26 (8.50%) Kanban
17 25 (8.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 148 (48.37%) Java
2 65 (21.24%) JavaScript
3 41 (13.40%) SQL
4 21 (6.86%) C#
5 12 (3.92%) Scala
6 11 (3.59%) Python
6 11 (3.59%) HQL
7 7 (2.29%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.29%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.29%) Perl
7 7 (2.29%) PHP
8 6 (1.96%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.63%) C++
10 4 (1.31%) Ruby
10 4 (1.31%) Groovy
10 4 (1.31%) Go
11 3 (0.98%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.65%) C
13 1 (0.33%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 58 (18.95%) Degree
2 19 (6.21%) PMI Certification
3 11 (3.59%) APMP
4 7 (2.29%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.29%) PhD
5 3 (0.98%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.65%) OCP
6 2 (0.65%) OCA
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (14.38%) QA
2 14 (4.58%) SLA
3 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.63%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.63%) Oozie
3 4 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.31%) Puppet
3 4 (1.31%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (0.65%) Ansible
4 2 (0.65%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (8.50%) hybris
2 15 (4.90%) Oracle
2 15 (4.90%) Endeca
3 12 (3.92%) ATG
3 12 (3.92%) Progress
4 11 (3.59%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.59%) Google
5 5 (1.63%) HP
5 5 (1.63%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.63%) New Relic
6 4 (1.31%) Reuters
6 4 (1.31%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.98%) Cloudera
7 3 (0.98%) Percussion
7 3 (0.98%) VMware
8 2 (0.65%) EMC
8 2 (0.65%) Informatica
8 2 (0.65%) IBM
8 2 (0.65%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.65%) Demandware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +12.5% bonus + 10% pension cont
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Lorien
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: 5 days ago
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27500 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum healthcare, pension, flexible benefi
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago