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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank 799 776 723
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -53
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 152 166 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.43% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 102 138 165
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £29,550 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,250 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%

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
38577 38855 42646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.01% 37.16% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33292 33449 35638
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -5 143 £60,000 +14.28% 21
London -14 79 £67,500 +12.50% 6
South East -5 34 £51,250 +28.12% 2
City of London +45 13 £85,000 +41.66% 3
Bristol -5 13 £35,000 -12.50%
South West -12 13 £35,000 -12.50% 2
East Sussex +12 10 - -
Brighton +9 10 - -
Buckinghamshire - 9 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire +17 8 £46,250 +14.19% 7
Edinburgh +11 7 £55,000 -35.29%
West Yorkshire +7 7 £50,000 +23.45% 4
Scotland +2 7 £55,000 -35.29%
Leeds -2 7 £50,000 +23.45% 4
Aylesbury - 7 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire -4 5 - -
Surrey - 5 £55,000 -
Chiswick - 5 £70,000 -
Abingdon - 5 - -
Guildford - 3 £55,000 -
Manchester - 3 £52,500 - 2
North West - 3 £52,500 - 2
Wales +1 2 £40,000 -37.25%
South Wales -2 2 £40,000 -37.25%
East Midlands -3 2 £55,000 +37.50%
Cardiff -5 2 £40,000 -37.25%
West Midlands -15 2 - - 2
Middlesex - 2 £70,000 -
Thames Ditton - 2 - -
Lincolnshire - 2 £55,000 -

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 192 (73.85%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (54.23%) Scrum
3 83 (31.92%) Java
4 76 (29.23%) Finance
5 74 (28.46%) HTML
6 58 (22.31%) CSS
7 54 (20.77%) Web Services
8 53 (20.38%) JavaScript
9 49 (18.85%) Project Management
10 43 (16.54%) TDD
11 42 (16.15%) Degree
12 40 (15.38%) XML
13 39 (15.00%) HTML5
14 38 (14.62%) QA
14 38 (14.62%) Spring
15 37 (14.23%) Hibernate
16 35 (13.46%) Linux
16 35 (13.46%) Kanban
17 33 (12.69%) JSON
17 33 (12.69%) Continuous Improvement
17 33 (12.69%) OO
17 33 (12.69%) SOA
18 32 (12.31%) Mentoring
19 31 (11.92%) Coaching
20 30 (11.54%) User Stories
21 29 (11.15%) User Experience
22 28 (10.77%) Analytics
22 28 (10.77%) Banking
23 26 (10.00%) SOAP
24 25 (9.62%) JSF

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 18 (6.92%) Liferay
2 14 (5.38%) Apache
3 10 (3.85%) JBoss
3 10 (3.85%) Node.js
4 9 (3.46%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.31%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.92%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.92%) CMS
6 5 (1.92%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.92%) WildFly
7 4 (1.54%) Apache Pig
8 3 (1.15%) Confluence
8 3 (1.15%) IIS
8 3 (1.15%) Mule ESB
8 3 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.77%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.77%) Lync
10 1 (0.38%) Drupal
10 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.15%) MS Office
2 3 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.38%) BASE24
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.38%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.23%) SaaS
3 6 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.92%) IaaS
4 5 (1.92%) PaaS
5 3 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.15%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.38%) Office 365
6 1 (0.38%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.00%) Internet
2 8 (3.08%) HTTP
3 3 (1.15%) SSL
3 3 (1.15%) VPN
4 2 (0.77%) DNS
4 2 (0.77%) SAN
5 1 (0.38%) Intranet
5 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.08%) Big Data
2 19 (7.31%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.62%) DB2
4 11 (4.23%) Hadoop
4 11 (4.23%) MySQL
5 10 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.69%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.31%) JasperReports
8 6 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.92%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.54%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.54%) Impala
10 4 (1.54%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.15%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.77%) PowerCenter
12 2 (0.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (8.85%) Maven
2 20 (7.69%) Ant
2 20 (7.69%) JIRA
3 12 (4.62%) Jenkins
4 11 (4.23%) Gradle
5 10 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 10 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 10 (3.85%) JUnit
6 8 (3.08%) Subversion
7 7 (2.69%) Mockito
8 6 (2.31%) IntelliJ
9 5 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.92%) Hudson
9 5 (1.92%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.54%) Apache Ivy
10 4 (1.54%) Selenium
10 4 (1.54%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (1.15%) Android Studio
11 3 (1.15%) Grunt
11 3 (1.15%) NUnit
General
1 76 (29.23%) Finance
2 28 (10.77%) Banking
3 12 (4.62%) Publishing
4 10 (3.85%) Retail
5 7 (2.69%) Legal
5 7 (2.69%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.31%) Military
7 5 (1.92%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.54%) Games
8 4 (1.54%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.15%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.15%) Marketing
10 1 (0.38%) Advertising
10 1 (0.38%) Back Office
10 1 (0.38%) Billing
10 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.38%) French Language
10 1 (0.38%) Front Office
10 1 (0.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 75 (28.85%) Developer
2 64 (24.62%) Scrum Master
3 45 (17.31%) Java Developer
4 35 (13.46%) Project Manager
5 24 (9.23%) Agile Project Manager
6 19 (7.31%) Architect
6 19 (7.31%) Technical Manager
6 19 (7.31%) Technical Project Manager
7 17 (6.54%) Agile Scrum Master
8 15 (5.77%) Analyst
8 15 (5.77%) Senior Developer
9 12 (4.62%) Business Analyst
9 12 (4.62%) Designer
9 12 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
10 11 (4.23%) Java Architect
11 10 (3.85%) C# Developer
12 9 (3.46%) J2EE Developer
12 9 (3.46%) Java Technical Architect
12 9 (3.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 9 (3.46%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (28.46%) HTML
2 58 (22.31%) CSS
3 54 (20.77%) Web Services
4 40 (15.38%) XML
5 39 (15.00%) HTML5
6 38 (14.62%) Spring
7 37 (14.23%) Hibernate
8 33 (12.69%) JSON
9 26 (10.00%) SOAP
10 25 (9.62%) CSS3
10 25 (9.62%) JSF
11 24 (9.23%) J2EE
12 23 (8.85%) jQuery
13 19 (7.31%) JSP
14 16 (6.15%) .NET
15 15 (5.77%) JPA
15 15 (5.77%) PrimeFaces
15 15 (5.77%) Vaadin
16 13 (5.00%) Ajax
16 13 (5.00%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.15%) User Experience
2 23 (8.85%) Computer Science
3 21 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.38%) Management Information System
5 13 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 13 (5.00%) PMI
6 12 (4.62%) Social Media
7 11 (4.23%) Digital Media
8 9 (3.46%) Mainframe
9 7 (2.69%) Fintech
10 6 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.92%) CESG
11 5 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
11 5 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.92%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.92%) W3C
12 3 (1.15%) Animation
13 2 (0.77%) Economics
13 2 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
14 1 (0.38%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.46%) Linux
2 14 (5.38%) Android
2 14 (5.38%) Apple iOS
3 10 (3.85%) Unix
3 10 (3.85%) Windows
4 1 (0.38%) HPUX
4 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.38%) Solaris
4 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.38%) VMS
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (73.85%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (54.23%) Scrum
3 49 (18.85%) Project Management
4 43 (16.54%) TDD
5 35 (13.46%) Kanban
6 33 (12.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 33 (12.69%) OO
6 33 (12.69%) SOA
7 32 (12.31%) Mentoring
8 31 (11.92%) Coaching
9 30 (11.54%) User Stories
10 28 (10.77%) Analytics
11 23 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (8.08%) OOD
13 20 (7.69%) E-Commerce
13 20 (7.69%) MVC
13 20 (7.69%) SDLC
14 19 (7.31%) Test Scripting
15 18 (6.92%) Front End Development
16 16 (6.15%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 83 (31.92%) Java
2 53 (20.38%) JavaScript
3 21 (8.08%) SQL
4 13 (5.00%) RPG
4 13 (5.00%) RPG IV
5 12 (4.62%) C#
6 10 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 10 (3.85%) Python
7 7 (2.69%) Perl
8 4 (1.54%) PHP
9 3 (1.15%) Apple Swift
9 3 (1.15%) C++
9 3 (1.15%) CoffeeScript
9 3 (1.15%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.15%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.15%) Ruby
10 2 (0.77%) C
10 2 (0.77%) PHP 5
10 2 (0.77%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (16.15%) Degree
2 13 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.31%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.54%) Sun Certification
6 3 (1.15%) A+ Certification
6 3 (1.15%) CBAP
6 3 (1.15%) LPIC
6 3 (1.15%) MCP
7 2 (0.77%) APMG
7 2 (0.77%) MySQL Certification
8 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.38%) IIBA
8 1 (0.38%) ISEB
8 1 (0.38%) MBA
8 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (14.62%) QA
2 7 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.92%) GPG13
3 5 (1.92%) ISO22301
3 5 (1.92%) JSP 440
4 4 (1.54%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.77%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 7 (2.69%) Docker
2 4 (1.54%) Apache Flume
2 4 (1.54%) HDFS
3 2 (0.77%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.54%) Puppet
2 3 (1.15%) Ansible
3 2 (0.77%) SCCM
4 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (9.23%) Oracle
2 11 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (3.85%) Rally
4 8 (3.08%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.31%) Informatica
6 5 (1.92%) IBM
6 5 (1.92%) Sophos
6 5 (1.92%) Teradata
7 4 (1.54%) Ab Initio
7 4 (1.54%) Cloudera
7 4 (1.54%) Hortonworks
7 4 (1.54%) MapR
7 4 (1.54%) Netezza
7 4 (1.54%) Talend
7 4 (1.54%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.15%) Fiorano
8 3 (1.15%) Zend
9 2 (0.77%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.77%) InterSystems
9 2 (0.77%) Temenos
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