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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank 762 867 804
Rank change year-on-year
+105 -63
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 150 101 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.092% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.24% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 121 81 146
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-24.52% +6.00%

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
38077 41262 45672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.90% 37.67% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 33093 35220 38832
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +78 148 £60,000 +9.09% 11
London +81 96 £70,000 +16.66% 4
South East +32 21 £40,000 -31.91%
Yorkshire +29 16 £40,000 -6.97% 4
City of London +78 13 £57,500 -14.81% 1
Sheffield +26 13 £40,000 +21.21% 1
South Yorkshire +23 13 £40,000 +21.21% 2
Oxfordshire - 7 - -
Abingdon - 7 - -
West Midlands 0 6 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Berkshire -1 5 £55,000 +7.31%
Surrey +31 4 £40,000 -40.74%
Reading +6 4 £47,500 -30.90%
South West +6 4 £52,500 - 2
Hampshire - 4 £37,500 -
Portsmouth - 4 £37,500 -
Bristol - 4 £52,500 - 2
Warwickshire - 4 £55,000 - 1
East of England +37 3 £67,500 +28.57%
Hertfordshire +24 2 £73,750 +40.47%
Leeds +19 2 £45,000 -25.00% 2
West Yorkshire +13 2 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Evesham - 2 £46,250 -
Northampton - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Worcestershire - 2 £46,250 -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Guildford +13 1 £67,500 +22.72%
Wales +5 1 £40,000 -17.94%
West Sussex -1 1 £60,000 -

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 200 (62.11%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (41.93%) Scrum
3 117 (36.34%) Java
4 94 (29.19%) TDD
5 81 (25.16%) DevOps
6 75 (23.29%) Finance
7 72 (22.36%) Linux
8 71 (22.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 70 (21.74%) Web Services
10 63 (19.57%) QA
11 61 (18.94%) Degree
12 57 (17.70%) Mentoring
13 55 (17.08%) HTML
14 54 (16.77%) Configuration Management
15 51 (15.84%) BDD
16 50 (15.53%) Oracle
17 49 (15.22%) Spring
18 48 (14.91%) JavaScript
19 47 (14.60%) JUnit
19 47 (14.60%) Python
20 46 (14.29%) Hibernate
20 46 (14.29%) Docker
21 45 (13.98%) JIRA
22 44 (13.66%) XML
22 44 (13.66%) Kanban
23 43 (13.35%) Puppet
23 43 (13.35%) Opscode Chef
23 43 (13.35%) MVC
24 41 (12.73%) Automated Testing
24 41 (12.73%) Amazon AWS

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 24 (7.45%) Tomcat
2 23 (7.14%) Apache Solr
3 16 (4.97%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (3.73%) CMS
4 12 (3.73%) Liferay
4 12 (3.73%) Magnolia
5 9 (2.80%) Apache Pig
5 9 (2.80%) Apache Spark
5 9 (2.80%) SAS
6 8 (2.48%) Apache
7 7 (2.17%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.86%) JBoss
9 4 (1.24%) MQSeries
9 4 (1.24%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.93%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.62%) WildFly
12 1 (0.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.55%) MS Project
3 5 (1.55%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.55%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.31%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 41 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (8.07%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (2.48%) IaaS
3 8 (2.48%) PaaS
4 4 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.93%) Office 365
5 3 (0.93%) SaaS
6 2 (0.62%) Google Play
7 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.17%) Internet
2 1 (0.31%) GPRS
2 1 (0.31%) GSM
2 1 (0.31%) HTTP
2 1 (0.31%) IPsec
2 1 (0.31%) LTE
2 1 (0.31%) PPP
2 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.31%) UMTS
2 1 (0.31%) VSAT
2 1 (0.31%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.11%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.52%) QlikView
3 20 (6.21%) Big Data
4 19 (5.90%) Hadoop
5 18 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (3.73%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (3.42%) MySQL
9 9 (2.80%) Apache Hive
9 9 (2.80%) Impala
9 9 (2.80%) Spotfire
10 8 (2.48%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.86%) DB2
12 6 (1.86%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.86%) Relational Database
13 4 (1.24%) PowerCenter
13 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 47 (14.60%) JUnit
2 45 (13.98%) JIRA
3 40 (12.42%) Maven
4 36 (11.18%) Ant
5 28 (8.70%) Mockito
6 24 (7.45%) Eclipse
7 23 (7.14%) JIRA Agile
8 21 (6.52%) Jenkins
9 19 (5.90%) Android Studio
10 16 (4.97%) Git (software)
11 11 (3.42%) Gradle
11 11 (3.42%) Subversion
12 10 (3.11%) gulp
13 9 (2.80%) webpack
14 8 (2.48%) Xcode
15 6 (1.86%) IntelliJ
16 5 (1.55%) FitNesse
16 5 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
17 4 (1.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 4 (1.24%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 75 (23.29%) Finance
2 31 (9.63%) Banking
3 10 (3.11%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.80%) Games
4 9 (2.80%) Retail
5 6 (1.86%) Publishing
6 4 (1.24%) Law
7 3 (0.93%) Back Office
8 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Marketing
8 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (30.12%) Developer
2 84 (26.09%) Scrum Master
3 52 (16.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 51 (15.84%) Senior Developer
5 48 (14.91%) Java Developer
6 28 (8.70%) Agile Scrum Master
7 26 (8.07%) Senior Java Developer
8 22 (6.83%) Senior DevOps
8 22 (6.83%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 20 (6.21%) Lead DevOps
9 20 (6.21%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 19 (5.90%) Android Developer
11 17 (5.28%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 17 (5.28%) WebOps Engineer
12 16 (4.97%) JavaScript Developer
12 16 (4.97%) Project Manager
12 16 (4.97%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 13 (4.04%) Agile Coach
14 12 (3.73%) HTML Developer
15 11 (3.42%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (21.74%) Web Services
2 55 (17.08%) HTML
3 49 (15.22%) Spring
4 46 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 44 (13.66%) XML
6 40 (12.42%) JSON
7 35 (10.87%) JSP
8 34 (10.56%) Spring MVC
9 32 (9.94%) J2EE
10 31 (9.63%) RESTful
11 28 (8.70%) FreeMarker
11 28 (8.70%) SOAP
11 28 (8.70%) Spring Web Flow
12 27 (8.39%) CSS
13 21 (6.52%) Servlets
14 18 (5.59%) .NET
15 17 (5.28%) Android SDK
16 15 (4.66%) AngularJS
17 12 (3.73%) Play Framework
18 11 (3.42%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.11%) User Experience
2 30 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (9.32%) Fintech
3 19 (5.90%) Virtual Team
4 18 (5.59%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (3.73%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.11%) Data Structures
6 10 (3.11%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.80%) iPad
8 8 (2.48%) Derivative
9 7 (2.17%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.86%) Social Media
10 6 (1.86%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.55%) Equities
12 4 (1.24%) Credit Derivative
12 4 (1.24%) PMI
13 3 (0.93%) Cybercrime
13 3 (0.93%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.93%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 72 (22.36%) Linux
2 23 (7.14%) Android
3 12 (3.73%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.17%) Unix
5 3 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (62.11%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (41.93%) Scrum
3 94 (29.19%) TDD
4 81 (25.16%) DevOps
5 71 (22.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 57 (17.70%) Mentoring
7 54 (16.77%) Configuration Management
8 51 (15.84%) BDD
9 44 (13.66%) Kanban
10 43 (13.35%) MVC
11 41 (12.73%) Automated Testing
11 41 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
12 39 (12.11%) Continuous Delivery
12 39 (12.11%) Migration
13 35 (10.87%) Line Management
14 34 (10.56%) Coaching
15 31 (9.63%) Analytics
16 30 (9.32%) Software Testing
16 30 (9.32%) Web Development
17 28 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 117 (36.34%) Java
2 48 (14.91%) JavaScript
3 47 (14.60%) Python
4 39 (12.11%) Bash Shell
5 37 (11.49%) Ruby
6 27 (8.39%) PHP
7 23 (7.14%) Scala
8 20 (6.21%) SQL
9 15 (4.66%) Groovy
10 14 (4.35%) R
11 10 (3.11%) C#
12 8 (2.48%) Apple Swift
12 8 (2.48%) Objective-C
12 8 (2.48%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.86%) C++
14 5 (1.55%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.55%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.24%) C
16 3 (0.93%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (18.94%) Degree
2 20 (6.21%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.55%) PhD
4 4 (1.24%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.93%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.31%) APMG
6 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (19.57%) QA
2 13 (4.04%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.55%) SLA
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.31%) SDET
System Software
1 46 (14.29%) Docker
2 9 (2.80%) Apache Flume
2 9 (2.80%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 43 (13.35%) Opscode Chef
1 43 (13.35%) Puppet
2 37 (11.49%) Ansible
3 36 (11.18%) Packer
4 10 (3.11%) Rundeck
5 3 (0.93%) BladeLogic
5 3 (0.93%) Control-M
6 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.31%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 50 (15.53%) Oracle
2 18 (5.59%) Informatica
2 18 (5.59%) Tableau
3 14 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.04%) Netezza
4 13 (4.04%) Teradata
5 9 (2.80%) Ab Initio
5 9 (2.80%) Cloudera
5 9 (2.80%) Hortonworks
5 9 (2.80%) MapR
6 8 (2.48%) Atlassian
6 8 (2.48%) Rally
7 6 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.24%) Calypso
8 4 (1.24%) EXASOL
8 4 (1.24%) Google
8 4 (1.24%) IBM
8 4 (1.24%) InterSystems
8 4 (1.24%) SAP
8 4 (1.24%) Sybase
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + 10-15% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
TRG
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 26 days ago