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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank 784 852 800
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -52
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 131 104 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.095% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.25% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 116 84 131
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 £72,300
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.52%

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
37311 40924 44916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.74% 37.48% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 32506 34933 37768
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +83 129 £60,000 +9.09% 23
London +69 81 £70,000 +27.27% 13
South East +8 19 £47,500 -15.55% 2
City of London +72 11 £57,500 +91.66% 2
Yorkshire +34 10 £40,000 -11.60% 3
Sheffield +23 8 £40,000 +21.21% 1
South Yorkshire +12 8 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Bristol - 8 £52,500 - 1
South West - 8 £52,500 - 1
Berkshire +18 7 £55,000 +22.22%
West Midlands -5 6 £55,000 +69.23% 2
East of England +22 5 £65,000 +23.80%
Reading +13 5 £55,000 -20.00%
Warwickshire - 5 £55,000 - 1
Portsmouth - 4 £37,500 -
Abingdon - 4 - - 1
Hampshire - 4 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 4 - - 1
Surrey +34 3 £55,000 - 1
Leeds +26 2 £61,250 +2.08% 2
Hertfordshire +19 2 £66,250 +26.19%
West Yorkshire +18 2 £61,250 +2.08% 2
Cambridge +6 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Cambridgeshire +5 2 £52,500 -12.50%
Woking - 2 £70,000 -
Wales 0 1 £40,000 -17.94% 1
West Sussex -1 1 £60,000 +4.34%
Crawley -4 1 £60,000 +4.34%
Evesham - 1 £50,000 -
West Wales - 1 £40,000 - 1

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 199 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (42.68%) Scrum
3 109 (34.71%) Java
4 89 (28.34%) TDD
5 82 (26.11%) DevOps
6 76 (24.20%) Finance
7 72 (22.93%) Linux
8 71 (22.61%) Web Services
9 67 (21.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 58 (18.47%) Degree
11 55 (17.52%) Mentoring
12 54 (17.20%) QA
13 49 (15.61%) HTML
13 49 (15.61%) Oracle
14 48 (15.29%) BDD
15 47 (14.97%) Docker
16 46 (14.65%) Opscode Chef
16 46 (14.65%) Puppet
16 46 (14.65%) Python
16 46 (14.65%) Spring
17 45 (14.33%) JavaScript
17 45 (14.33%) JUnit
17 45 (14.33%) Amazon AWS
18 44 (14.01%) Automated Testing
18 44 (14.01%) JIRA
19 43 (13.69%) Continuous Integration
19 43 (13.69%) Kanban
20 42 (13.38%) Hibernate
20 42 (13.38%) Configuration Management
21 41 (13.06%) MVC

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 19 (6.05%) Apache Solr
1 19 (6.05%) Tomcat
2 14 (4.46%) CMS
3 13 (4.14%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.87%) Liferay
4 9 (2.87%) Magnolia
5 8 (2.55%) Apache Pig
5 8 (2.55%) Apache Spark
5 8 (2.55%) SAS
6 7 (2.23%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.91%) Apache
7 6 (1.91%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.59%) JBoss
9 4 (1.27%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.96%) Drupal
10 3 (0.96%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.64%) WordPress
12 1 (0.32%) Confluence
12 1 (0.32%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (3.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.59%) MS Project
3 5 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.27%) MS Office
4 4 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.32%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 45 (14.33%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (8.60%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (2.87%) IaaS
3 9 (2.87%) PaaS
4 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.96%) Office 365
6 2 (0.64%) Google Play
6 2 (0.64%) SaaS
7 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.32%) GPRS
2 1 (0.32%) GSM
2 1 (0.32%) HTTP
2 1 (0.32%) IPsec
2 1 (0.32%) LTE
2 1 (0.32%) PPP
2 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.32%) UMTS
2 1 (0.32%) VSAT
2 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.78%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.05%) Big Data
2 19 (6.05%) QlikView
3 17 (5.41%) Hadoop
4 16 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (3.82%) MySQL
6 11 (3.50%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.55%) Apache Hive
7 8 (2.55%) Impala
7 8 (2.55%) Oracle Database
7 8 (2.55%) Spotfire
8 7 (2.23%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.91%) DB2
9 6 (1.91%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.27%) PowerCenter
10 4 (1.27%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 45 (14.33%) JUnit
2 44 (14.01%) JIRA
3 34 (10.83%) Maven
4 31 (9.87%) Ant
5 26 (8.28%) Mockito
6 24 (7.64%) JIRA Agile
7 18 (5.73%) Eclipse
7 18 (5.73%) Jenkins
8 16 (5.10%) Git (software)
9 15 (4.78%) Android Studio
10 11 (3.50%) gulp
10 11 (3.50%) Subversion
11 10 (3.18%) webpack
12 8 (2.55%) Gradle
13 6 (1.91%) Xcode
14 5 (1.59%) FitNesse
14 5 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (1.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 4 (1.27%) EasyMock
15 4 (1.27%) TeamCity
General
1 76 (24.20%) Finance
2 33 (10.51%) Banking
3 12 (3.82%) Games
3 12 (3.82%) Retail
4 11 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.91%) Publishing
6 5 (1.59%) Law
7 2 (0.64%) Back Office
8 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (27.71%) Developer
2 86 (27.39%) Scrum Master
3 53 (16.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 46 (14.65%) Senior Developer
5 42 (13.38%) Java Developer
6 35 (11.15%) Agile Scrum Master
7 24 (7.64%) Senior Java Developer
8 23 (7.32%) Senior DevOps
8 23 (7.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 20 (6.37%) Lead DevOps
9 20 (6.37%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 18 (5.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 16 (5.10%) Project Manager
11 16 (5.10%) WebOps Engineer
12 15 (4.78%) Android Developer
13 14 (4.46%) JavaScript Developer
13 14 (4.46%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 12 (3.82%) Analyst
15 11 (3.50%) Agile Coach
15 11 (3.50%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (22.61%) Web Services
2 49 (15.61%) HTML
3 46 (14.65%) Spring
4 42 (13.38%) Hibernate
5 39 (12.42%) XML
6 34 (10.83%) JSON
6 34 (10.83%) JSP
7 31 (9.87%) Spring MVC
8 30 (9.55%) J2EE
9 28 (8.92%) FreeMarker
10 27 (8.60%) RESTful
11 26 (8.28%) Spring Web Flow
12 25 (7.96%) CSS
13 24 (7.64%) SOAP
14 18 (5.73%) Servlets
15 17 (5.41%) .NET
16 16 (5.10%) AngularJS
17 13 (4.14%) Android SDK
18 11 (3.50%) React
18 11 (3.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.87%) Fintech
2 30 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (8.60%) User Experience
4 22 (7.01%) Virtual Team
5 12 (3.82%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.18%) Data Structures
6 10 (3.18%) iPad
6 10 (3.18%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.87%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.55%) Derivative
9 7 (2.23%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.91%) Social Media
10 6 (1.91%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.59%) Equities
11 5 (1.59%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.27%) Credit Derivative
12 4 (1.27%) Statistics
13 3 (0.96%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.96%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 72 (22.93%) Linux
2 19 (6.05%) Android
3 10 (3.18%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.59%) Unix
5 3 (0.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (42.68%) Scrum
3 89 (28.34%) TDD
4 82 (26.11%) DevOps
5 67 (21.34%) Continuous Improvement
6 55 (17.52%) Mentoring
7 48 (15.29%) BDD
8 44 (14.01%) Automated Testing
9 43 (13.69%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (13.69%) Kanban
10 42 (13.38%) Configuration Management
11 41 (13.06%) Migration
11 41 (13.06%) MVC
12 38 (12.10%) Continuous Delivery
13 36 (11.46%) Line Management
14 34 (10.83%) Coaching
15 33 (10.51%) Waterfall
16 30 (9.55%) Web Development
17 28 (8.92%) Software Testing
18 27 (8.60%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 109 (34.71%) Java
2 46 (14.65%) Python
3 45 (14.33%) JavaScript
4 39 (12.42%) Ruby
5 38 (12.10%) Bash Shell
6 31 (9.87%) PHP
7 20 (6.37%) SQL
8 19 (6.05%) Scala
9 15 (4.78%) Groovy
10 13 (4.14%) R
11 10 (3.18%) C#
12 8 (2.55%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.91%) Apple Swift
13 6 (1.91%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.59%) C++
14 5 (1.59%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.59%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.96%) C
15 3 (0.96%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (18.47%) Degree
2 19 (6.05%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.59%) PhD
4 3 (0.96%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.96%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (17.20%) QA
2 11 (3.50%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.27%) SLA
4 2 (0.64%) SDET
System Software
1 47 (14.97%) Docker
2 8 (2.55%) Apache Flume
2 8 (2.55%) HDFS
3 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 46 (14.65%) Opscode Chef
1 46 (14.65%) Puppet
2 38 (12.10%) Ansible
3 37 (11.78%) Packer
4 10 (3.18%) Rundeck
5 3 (0.96%) BladeLogic
5 3 (0.96%) Control-M
6 2 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.32%) Rancher
Vendors
1 49 (15.61%) Oracle
2 16 (5.10%) Informatica
2 16 (5.10%) Tableau
3 15 (4.78%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.50%) Netezza
4 11 (3.50%) Teradata
5 8 (2.55%) Ab Initio
5 8 (2.55%) Atlassian
5 8 (2.55%) Cloudera
5 8 (2.55%) Hortonworks
5 8 (2.55%) MapR
5 8 (2.55%) Rally
6 6 (1.91%) IBM
7 5 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.27%) Calypso
8 4 (1.27%) EXASOL
8 4 (1.27%) Google
8 4 (1.27%) InterSystems
8 4 (1.27%) SAP
8 4 (1.27%) Sybase
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £62100 - £82800 per annum + Exc.Bens.
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Freshtechit
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £73000.00 per annum
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London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is flexible based on experien
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London
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London
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Posted: 10 days ago
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Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus
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