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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 790 734 707
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -27
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 103 174 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.40% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 84 126 140
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £71,800 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.34% -3.88%

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
40912 43930 42331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.36% 38.28% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34970 36925 36603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -63 99 £55,000 +4.76% 18
London -39 52 £55,000 -4.34% 8
South East -1 25 £55,000 +37.50% 2
West Sussex 0 10 £57,500 +64.28%
Yorkshire +16 8 £45,250 +9.03% 1
East Sussex - 7 £61,250 - 1
Berkshire +6 6 £45,000 +4.65%
West Midlands - 6 £32,500 - 2
Brighton - 5 £60,000 - 1
Leeds +16 4 £60,000 - 1
South Yorkshire +7 4 £33,000 -20.48%
West Yorkshire +7 4 £60,000 - 1
Sheffield 0 4 £33,000 -20.48%
Cardiff - 4 £45,500 -
South Wales - 4 £45,500 -
Wales - 4 £45,500 -
City of London +12 3 £30,000 -29.41%
Hove - 3 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 3 £45,000 -
Manchester - 3 £72,500 - 2
North West - 3 £72,500 - 2
East of England - 3 £52,500 - 1
Birmingham - 3 £32,500 -
Reading -4 2 £68,750 +121.77%
Feltham - 2 £85,000 -
Durham - 2 £55,000 -
North East - 2 £55,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £60,000 -
Surrey +4 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Crawley -4 1 £57,500 +64.28%

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 174 (66.92%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (49.23%) Scrum
3 121 (46.54%) Java
4 64 (24.62%) TDD
5 63 (24.23%) HTML
6 54 (20.77%) Finance
7 52 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 52 (20.00%) Project Management
8 48 (18.46%) User Experience
9 46 (17.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 42 (16.15%) Web Services
10 42 (16.15%) Coaching
11 41 (15.77%) QA
11 41 (15.77%) XML
11 41 (15.77%) Spring
12 40 (15.38%) Degree
12 40 (15.38%) CSS
12 40 (15.38%) E-Commerce
13 39 (15.00%) Automated Testing
14 37 (14.23%) J2EE
14 37 (14.23%) Mentoring
15 35 (13.46%) Analytics
15 35 (13.46%) User Stories
16 34 (13.08%) HTML5
17 33 (12.69%) MVC
18 32 (12.31%) jQuery
18 32 (12.31%) SDLC
19 30 (11.54%) Hibernate
20 29 (11.15%) Linux
21 28 (10.77%) OO

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (4.62%) Apache Solr
2 11 (4.23%) WebSphere
2 11 (4.23%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (4.23%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.69%) Apache
3 7 (2.69%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.31%) CMS
5 5 (1.92%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.15%) Drupal
7 3 (1.15%) WordPress
7 3 (1.15%) Confluence
7 3 (1.15%) Documentum
7 3 (1.15%) FileNet
8 2 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.77%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.77%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.77%) JBoss
8 2 (0.77%) Node.js
9 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.46%) MS Project
3 3 (1.15%) MS Office
3 3 (1.15%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 9 (3.46%) RMDS
2 7 (2.69%) Eikon
3 4 (1.54%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.85%) SaaS
3 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.54%) Sage Pay
4 3 (1.15%) GitHub
5 2 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.23%) TCP/IP
2 9 (3.46%) Multicast
3 7 (2.69%) Internet
3 7 (2.69%) HTTP
4 4 (1.54%) SSL
4 4 (1.54%) MVNO
5 2 (0.77%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.31%) MySQL
2 14 (5.38%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.08%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.69%) Big Data
4 7 (2.69%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.92%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.15%) HBase
7 2 (0.77%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.77%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (0.77%) BigQuery
7 2 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.38%) KDB
8 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (10.00%) JUnit
2 22 (8.46%) JIRA
3 21 (8.08%) Maven
4 17 (6.54%) Eclipse
5 15 (5.77%) Ant
6 10 (3.85%) Android Studio
7 9 (3.46%) Hudson
7 9 (3.46%) Selenium
8 8 (3.08%) Subversion
8 8 (3.08%) Mockito
9 7 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (2.31%) WebDriver
10 6 (2.31%) Git (software)
11 5 (1.92%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.54%) IntelliJ
13 3 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (1.15%) TestNG
13 3 (1.15%) Jasmine
13 3 (1.15%) Jenkins
13 3 (1.15%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 54 (20.77%) Finance
2 19 (7.31%) Retail
3 11 (4.23%) Games
4 9 (3.46%) Banking
5 8 (3.08%) Back Office
5 8 (3.08%) Marketing
6 7 (2.69%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.92%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.54%) Publishing
8 4 (1.54%) Online Betting
9 3 (1.15%) German Language
9 3 (1.15%) Electronics
9 3 (1.15%) Law
10 2 (0.77%) Advertising
10 2 (0.77%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.38%) Billing
11 1 (0.38%) Legal
11 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 76 (29.23%) Developer
2 47 (18.08%) ScrumMaster
3 44 (16.92%) Project Manager
4 28 (10.77%) Java Developer
5 27 (10.38%) Technical Manager
6 22 (8.46%) Technical Project Manager
7 17 (6.54%) Android Developer
8 16 (6.15%) Analyst
9 14 (5.38%) Development Manager
9 14 (5.38%) Delivery Manager
10 13 (5.00%) UI Developer
10 13 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
10 13 (5.00%) Agile Project Manager
11 11 (4.23%) Software Manager
11 11 (4.23%) Senior Developer
11 11 (4.23%) UI Programmer
12 9 (3.46%) Software Delivery Manager
12 9 (3.46%) Software Delivery Project Manager
12 9 (3.46%) Applications Developer
12 9 (3.46%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (24.23%) HTML
2 42 (16.15%) Web Services
3 41 (15.77%) XML
3 41 (15.77%) Spring
4 40 (15.38%) CSS
5 37 (14.23%) J2EE
6 34 (13.08%) HTML5
7 32 (12.31%) jQuery
8 30 (11.54%) Hibernate
9 28 (10.77%) JSP
9 28 (10.77%) CSS3
10 27 (10.38%) RESTful
11 21 (8.08%) FreeMarker
11 21 (8.08%) .NET
11 21 (8.08%) SOAP
12 20 (7.69%) JSON
13 19 (7.31%) Spring MVC
14 16 (6.15%) XHTML
15 13 (5.00%) Backbone.js
16 10 (3.85%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 48 (18.46%) User Experience
2 28 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (9.23%) Computer Science
4 20 (7.69%) PMI
5 15 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (5.00%) Mobile App
7 12 (4.62%) W3C
8 9 (3.46%) iPad
8 9 (3.46%) Wiki
9 7 (2.69%) Data Extraction
9 7 (2.69%) Mathematics
9 7 (2.69%) Physics
10 5 (1.92%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.92%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.54%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.54%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.54%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.54%) Mobile Payment
11 4 (1.54%) Over-the-Top Content
11 4 (1.54%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.15%) Linux
2 26 (10.00%) Android
3 15 (5.77%) UNIX
4 12 (4.62%) Windows
5 11 (4.23%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.77%) HPUX
7 2 (0.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (66.92%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (49.23%) Scrum
3 64 (24.62%) TDD
4 52 (20.00%) Project Management
5 46 (17.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 42 (16.15%) Coaching
7 40 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 39 (15.00%) Automated Testing
9 37 (14.23%) Mentoring
10 35 (13.46%) Analytics
10 35 (13.46%) User Stories
11 33 (12.69%) MVC
12 32 (12.31%) SDLC
13 28 (10.77%) OO
14 25 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (8.85%) BDD
16 22 (8.46%) Kanban
16 22 (8.46%) Web Development
17 19 (7.31%) Mobile Development
18 18 (6.92%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 121 (46.54%) Java
2 52 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 23 (8.85%) SQL
4 13 (5.00%) Python
5 10 (3.85%) C#
6 8 (3.08%) Scala
7 6 (2.31%) Bash Shell
7 6 (2.31%) PHP
7 6 (2.31%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.92%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.54%) Ruby
9 4 (1.54%) Groovy
9 4 (1.54%) VBA
10 3 (1.15%) Perl
11 2 (0.77%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.77%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.77%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.38%) HQL
12 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 40 (15.38%) Degree
2 20 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 9 (3.46%) APMP
4 7 (2.69%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.69%) PhD
5 3 (1.15%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.77%) OCP
6 2 (0.77%) OCA
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.38%) MBA
7 1 (0.38%) IIBA
7 1 (0.38%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (15.77%) QA
2 12 (4.62%) SLA
3 4 (1.54%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.92%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.77%) Docker
2 2 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (3.46%) Puppet
1 9 (3.46%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (1.92%) Oozie
3 2 (0.77%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.77%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (8.08%) Oracle
2 16 (6.15%) hybris
3 9 (3.46%) Reuters
3 9 (3.46%) ATG
3 9 (3.46%) Red Hat
4 7 (2.69%) Progress
5 6 (2.31%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.92%) Google
7 4 (1.54%) Wincor Nixdorf
7 4 (1.54%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.54%) VeriFone
7 4 (1.54%) New Relic
7 4 (1.54%) DataCash
7 4 (1.54%) WorldPay
8 3 (1.15%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.15%) Endeca
8 3 (1.15%) HP
8 3 (1.15%) Percussion
8 3 (1.15%) VMware
9 2 (0.77%) AppDynamics
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