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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Velocity
UK
Rank 767 801 792
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -9
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 95 151 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.39% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 65 103 132
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £96,000 £84,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%

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
33010 39084 39277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.31% 38.17% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28361 33683 33688
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 February 2017 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +28 95 £55,000 -12.00% 20
London +25 36 £65,000 -7.14% 10
West Midlands +36 16 £62,500 - 2
South East +62 15 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Yorkshire +30 9 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Buckinghamshire +25 9 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Milton Keynes - 9 £60,000 - 2
East of England +30 7 £50,000 -4.76%
West Yorkshire +29 7 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Hertfordshire +20 7 £55,000 +4.76%
Staffordshire - 7 £70,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 7 £70,000 -
East Midlands +18 6 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Manchester -19 6 £52,205 -19.68%
North West -24 6 £52,205 -19.68%
Salford - 6 £52,205 -
Leeds +31 5 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Coventry - 5 £62,500 -
Northampton - 5 £38,750 - 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £38,750 - 2
Hampshire - 3 £51,250 -
West Sussex +3 2 £62,500 -
North Yorkshire -2 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 £50,000 -
Stevenage - 2 £50,000 -
Solihull - 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £50,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £50,000 -
Warwickshire +33 1 £55,000 - 1

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 165 (79.33%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (48.08%) Scrum
3 94 (45.19%) Java
4 87 (41.83%) TDD
5 53 (25.48%) JavaScript
6 47 (22.60%) HTML
6 47 (22.60%) CSS
6 47 (22.60%) Git (software)
7 44 (21.15%) QA
7 44 (21.15%) Project Management
7 44 (21.15%) Finance
8 42 (20.19%) JSON
8 42 (20.19%) SDLC
9 39 (18.75%) User Experience
9 39 (18.75%) JIRA
10 37 (17.79%) Ajax
10 37 (17.79%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (17.31%) Hibernate
11 36 (17.31%) JUnit
12 35 (16.83%) Linux
13 34 (16.35%) SQL
14 33 (15.87%) jQuery
14 33 (15.87%) BDD
15 32 (15.38%) Coaching
16 31 (14.90%) Analytical Skills
16 31 (14.90%) Spring
17 29 (13.94%) Kanban
18 28 (13.46%) OO
19 27 (12.98%) SQL Server
19 27 (12.98%) Subversion

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 15 (7.21%) Apache Solr
2 12 (5.77%) Confluence
2 12 (5.77%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.33%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.85%) OpenStack
5 7 (3.37%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.40%) CMS
6 5 (2.40%) JBoss
7 3 (1.44%) Apache
7 3 (1.44%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.96%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.96%) Drupal
8 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.96%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.96%) WildFly
8 2 (0.96%) WordPress
9 1 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 10 (4.81%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.92%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.96%) MS Project
4 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.73%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.85%) PaaS
3 8 (3.85%) Trello
4 7 (3.37%) Google Play
4 7 (3.37%) SaaS
5 5 (2.40%) IaaS
6 3 (1.44%) GitHub
7 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.48%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.33%) VoIP
2 8 (3.85%) Internet
3 3 (1.44%) Skype
4 2 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (0.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.98%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 23 (11.06%) Relational Database
4 22 (10.58%) RDBMS
5 19 (9.13%) MySQL
6 12 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.92%) Neo4j
7 4 (1.92%) Riak
8 2 (0.96%) Big Data
9 1 (0.48%) DB2
9 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 47 (22.60%) Git (software)
2 39 (18.75%) JIRA
3 36 (17.31%) JUnit
4 27 (12.98%) Subversion
5 22 (10.58%) Maven
6 20 (9.62%) Jenkins
7 13 (6.25%) Ant
8 12 (5.77%) Grunt
9 11 (5.29%) SonarQube
10 9 (4.33%) Artifactory
10 9 (4.33%) Eclipse
10 9 (4.33%) TestNG
11 8 (3.85%) Cucumber
11 8 (3.85%) Gradle
12 7 (3.37%) Appium
12 7 (3.37%) Automake
12 7 (3.37%) CMake
12 7 (3.37%) Hudson
12 7 (3.37%) Selenium
12 7 (3.37%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 44 (21.15%) Finance
2 7 (3.37%) Retail
3 6 (2.88%) Banking
4 5 (2.40%) Games
5 4 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.44%) Automotive
7 2 (0.96%) Law
7 2 (0.96%) Marketing
8 1 (0.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (32.21%) Developer
2 42 (20.19%) Scrum Master
3 33 (15.87%) Java Developer
4 25 (12.02%) Senior Developer
5 23 (11.06%) Agile Scrum Master
6 20 (9.62%) Architect
7 18 (8.65%) Senior Java Developer
8 16 (7.69%) Analyst
8 16 (7.69%) Project Manager
9 15 (7.21%) Business Analyst
10 14 (6.73%) UI Developer
11 13 (6.25%) Development Manager
11 13 (6.25%) Development Project Manager
12 12 (5.77%) Delivery Manager
12 12 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (5.77%) Senior Business Analyst
13 11 (5.29%) E-Commerce Developer
13 11 (5.29%) Java E-Commerce Developer
14 10 (4.81%) J2EE Developer
14 10 (4.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (22.60%) CSS
1 47 (22.60%) HTML
2 42 (20.19%) JSON
3 37 (17.79%) Ajax
4 36 (17.31%) Hibernate
5 33 (15.87%) jQuery
6 31 (14.90%) Spring
7 27 (12.98%) HTML5
8 24 (11.54%) SOAP
9 20 (9.62%) CSS3
9 20 (9.62%) J2EE
10 19 (9.13%) .NET
10 19 (9.13%) XML
11 15 (7.21%) JMS
11 15 (7.21%) Web Services
12 14 (6.73%) REST
13 13 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
14 12 (5.77%) Lucene
14 12 (5.77%) Spring MVC
14 12 (5.77%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.75%) User Experience
2 31 (14.90%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.77%) Mobile App
5 10 (4.81%) Management Information System
6 9 (4.33%) N-Tier
7 8 (3.85%) Minimum Viable Product
8 7 (3.37%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.40%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.92%) Replication
12 3 (1.44%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.44%) Fintech
13 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Cloud
13 2 (0.96%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
14 1 (0.48%) Fixed Income
14 1 (0.48%) FMCG
14 1 (0.48%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.83%) Linux
2 18 (8.65%) Android
3 11 (5.29%) Apple iOS
4 9 (4.33%) Windows
5 2 (0.96%) Debian
5 2 (0.96%) Unix
5 2 (0.96%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.96%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.96%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (79.33%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (48.08%) Scrum
3 87 (41.83%) TDD
4 44 (21.15%) Project Management
5 42 (20.19%) SDLC
6 37 (17.79%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (15.87%) BDD
8 32 (15.38%) Coaching
9 29 (13.94%) Kanban
10 28 (13.46%) OO
11 25 (12.02%) E-Commerce
12 21 (10.10%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (10.10%) MVC
13 20 (9.62%) OOP
13 20 (9.62%) Unit Testing
14 19 (9.13%) Continuous Delivery
14 19 (9.13%) Software Engineering
15 18 (8.65%) DevOps
15 18 (8.65%) Performance Optimisation
15 18 (8.65%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 94 (45.19%) Java
2 53 (25.48%) JavaScript
3 34 (16.35%) SQL
4 14 (6.73%) Scala
5 12 (5.77%) Groovy
6 10 (4.81%) Python
6 10 (4.81%) Ruby
7 9 (4.33%) Erlang
8 8 (3.85%) PHP
9 7 (3.37%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.37%) Perl
9 7 (3.37%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.88%) Apple Swift
10 6 (2.88%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.40%) C#
12 4 (1.92%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.92%) VB
13 2 (0.96%) Elixir
13 2 (0.96%) R
14 1 (0.48%) Go
Qualifications
1 17 (8.17%) Degree
2 2 (0.96%) A+ Certification
2 2 (0.96%) MCP
2 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.48%) PhD
3 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.48%) PMP
3 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (21.15%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.37%) Docker
1 7 (3.37%) vCloud
1 7 (3.37%) vSphere
2 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.96%) BitLocker
2 2 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (3.85%) Ansible
2 7 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.37%) Puppet
3 2 (0.96%) Rancher
4 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.73%) Oracle
3 9 (4.33%) Atlassian
3 9 (4.33%) Cognizant
3 9 (4.33%) Perforce
4 8 (3.85%) Google
5 6 (2.88%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.92%) Facebook
6 4 (1.92%) hybris
7 3 (1.44%) Adobe
7 3 (1.44%) Apple
7 3 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.96%) ATG
8 2 (0.96%) IBM
8 2 (0.96%) Polycom
8 2 (0.96%) Sophos
8 2 (0.96%) TOWER Software
8 2 (0.96%) Zend
9 1 (0.48%) HP
9 1 (0.48%) Intel
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Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Exc Bonus Scheme
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwickshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car/Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
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Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
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Salary: 40k to 55k DOE
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: Highly Competitive
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Salary: Excellent bonus and company benefits
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Salary: Highly Competitive
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Salary: Competitive Salary
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