The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 698 677 748
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +71
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 184 193 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.45% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 139 164 115
Average salary £54,750 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -15.23%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45108 42824 48033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.74% 39.50% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38296 37113 42461
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 1 August 2014 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 1 August 2014. 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 -68 178 £53,500 +7.00% 17
London -41 119 £55,000 +8.91% 9
South East -8 39 £50,000 +11.11% 4
City of London +6 30 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Berkshire +2 13 £65,000 -3.70% 1
East Midlands - 11 £44,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 10 £44,000 - 1
Derby - 10 £44,000 - 1
Oxford - 9 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 9 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex -2 8 £40,000 -11.11%
Ealing +9 6 £50,000 +2.04% 1
South West - 6 £51,250 - 1
Teddington - 6 £35,000 -
Chichester - 6 - -
Bristol - 6 £51,250 - 1
Scotland -4 5 £70,000 -
Edinburgh - 5 £70,000 -
Slough +5 4 £72,500 +7.40%
Hampshire -14 4 £40,000 -10.61%
Reading - 4 £31,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £41,250 -
Bracknell - 3 £60,000 - 1
Southampton - 3 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire -9 2 £35,000 -33.33%
Milton Keynes - 2 £35,000 -
North West - 2 £55,000 -
Crawley +17 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Surrey -10 1 £60,000 -
Petersfield -17 1 £40,000 -10.11%

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 224 (54.63%) Java
2 172 (41.95%) Scrum
3 164 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 160 (39.02%) HTML
5 139 (33.90%) JavaScript
6 135 (32.93%) Spring
7 128 (31.22%) TDD
8 117 (28.54%) XML
9 115 (28.05%) CSS
10 89 (21.71%) Degree
11 87 (21.22%) J2EE
11 87 (21.22%) XHTML
12 86 (20.98%) Web Services
13 83 (20.24%) Tomcat
13 83 (20.24%) MVC
14 79 (19.27%) E-Commerce
15 77 (18.78%) JIRA
16 75 (18.29%) SQL
17 68 (16.59%) Subversion
17 68 (16.59%) jQuery
18 67 (16.34%) Hibernate
19 66 (16.10%) XSLT
20 60 (14.63%) JSP
21 58 (14.15%) Open Source
21 58 (14.15%) HTML5
22 55 (13.41%) OO
23 53 (12.93%) .NET
23 53 (12.93%) Eclipse
24 52 (12.68%) Apache
24 52 (12.68%) QA

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 83 (20.24%) Tomcat
2 52 (12.68%) Apache
3 26 (6.34%) Liferay
3 26 (6.34%) Alfresco
4 22 (5.37%) Node.js
5 21 (5.12%) Apache Solr
6 15 (3.66%) CMS
7 14 (3.41%) Confluence
8 6 (1.46%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.46%) WordPress
8 6 (1.46%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.22%) Drupal
10 3 (0.73%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.73%) SAS
11 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.49%) Mule
11 2 (0.49%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.24%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 19 (4.63%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.68%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.95%) MS Project
4 5 (1.22%) ArcView
5 3 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.49%) MS Office
6 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (4.15%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.73%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.10%) GitHub
2 9 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.22%) Rackspace Cloud
4 4 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.83%) HTTP
2 5 (1.22%) DSL
2 5 (1.22%) FTP
3 4 (0.98%) Ethernet
3 4 (0.98%) SDH
3 4 (0.98%) Internet
3 4 (0.98%) MPLS
4 2 (0.49%) CTI
4 2 (0.49%) AMQP
5 1 (0.24%) DAB
5 1 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (11.95%) MongoDB
2 48 (11.71%) MySQL
3 24 (5.85%) SQL Server
4 22 (5.37%) Big Data
5 19 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (4.15%) Hadoop
7 16 (3.90%) Oracle Database
8 14 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (3.41%) Data Mining
9 13 (3.17%) Relational Database
10 11 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (2.44%) RDBMS
11 10 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (2.20%) NoSQL
13 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.98%) Riak
16 3 (0.73%) Apache Hive
16 3 (0.73%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 77 (18.78%) JIRA
2 68 (16.59%) Subversion
3 53 (12.93%) Eclipse
4 49 (11.95%) Git (software)
5 45 (10.98%) JUnit
6 36 (8.78%) Gradle
7 35 (8.54%) Ant
8 32 (7.80%) Maven
9 31 (7.56%) Jenkins
10 27 (6.59%) IntelliJ
11 19 (4.63%) Cucumber
12 12 (2.93%) Visual Studio
13 11 (2.68%) Grunt
14 10 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (1.71%) Selenium
15 7 (1.71%) TeamCity
16 5 (1.22%) Firebug
16 5 (1.22%) SpecFlow
16 5 (1.22%) Jasmine
16 5 (1.22%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 49 (11.95%) Finance
2 21 (5.12%) Games
3 14 (3.41%) Retail
3 14 (3.41%) Marketing
4 13 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.20%) Publishing
6 8 (1.95%) Banking
7 5 (1.22%) Advertising
7 5 (1.22%) Front Office
7 5 (1.22%) Back Office
8 2 (0.49%) Local Government
9 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 226 (55.12%) Developer
2 107 (26.10%) Java Developer
3 87 (21.22%) ScrumMaster
4 50 (12.20%) Senior Developer
5 41 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 37 (9.02%) Front-End Developer
7 28 (6.83%) Agile Project Manager
8 26 (6.34%) UI Developer
9 23 (5.61%) Senior Java Developer
10 18 (4.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 17 (4.15%) Architect
12 16 (3.90%) Principal Engineer
12 16 (3.90%) Java Engineer
13 15 (3.66%) UI Programmer
14 14 (3.41%) Web Developer
15 13 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
15 13 (3.17%) Software Developer
15 13 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
16 12 (2.93%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 11 (2.68%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (39.02%) HTML
2 135 (32.93%) Spring
3 117 (28.54%) XML
4 115 (28.05%) CSS
5 87 (21.22%) J2EE
5 87 (21.22%) XHTML
6 86 (20.98%) Web Services
7 68 (16.59%) jQuery
8 67 (16.34%) Hibernate
9 66 (16.10%) XSLT
10 60 (14.63%) JSP
11 58 (14.15%) HTML5
12 53 (12.93%) .NET
13 52 (12.68%) FreeMarker
14 46 (11.22%) Servlets
15 45 (10.98%) CSS3
16 36 (8.78%) RESTful
16 36 (8.78%) Ajax
17 33 (8.05%) Spring MVC
18 32 (7.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 58 (14.15%) Open Source
2 38 (9.27%) Computer Science
3 31 (7.56%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (4.88%) W3C
5 19 (4.63%) Mobile App
5 19 (4.63%) Social Media
6 18 (4.39%) Physics
7 16 (3.90%) Social Network
8 15 (3.66%) Mathematics
9 13 (3.17%) Client/Server
10 12 (2.93%) IPTV
10 12 (2.93%) Visualisation
10 12 (2.93%) Video on Demand
11 6 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (1.22%) Blog
12 5 (1.22%) GIS
13 4 (0.98%) iPad
13 4 (0.98%) iPhone
13 4 (0.98%) FMCG
14 3 (0.73%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.49%) Linux
2 26 (6.34%) Solaris
3 23 (5.61%) Android
4 18 (4.39%) Apple iOS
5 16 (3.90%) UNIX
6 8 (1.95%) Windows
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (41.95%) Scrum
2 164 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (31.22%) TDD
4 83 (20.24%) MVC
5 79 (19.27%) E-Commerce
6 55 (13.41%) OO
7 49 (11.95%) Project Management
8 47 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (10.98%) SOA
9 45 (10.98%) Pair Programming
10 42 (10.24%) Kanban
11 40 (9.76%) Software Engineering
12 36 (8.78%) Automated Testing
13 35 (8.54%) Extreme Programming
14 33 (8.05%) BDD
15 31 (7.56%) Web Application Development
16 29 (7.07%) Project Planning
17 27 (6.59%) DevOps
17 27 (6.59%) Quality Management
18 26 (6.34%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 224 (54.63%) Java
2 139 (33.90%) JavaScript
3 75 (18.29%) SQL
4 45 (10.98%) Groovy
5 42 (10.24%) Scala
6 29 (7.07%) PHP
6 29 (7.07%) C#
7 26 (6.34%) Python
8 25 (6.10%) C++
9 10 (2.44%) C
9 10 (2.44%) HQL
10 8 (1.95%) Perl
11 7 (1.71%) Ruby
12 6 (1.46%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.22%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.98%) VBA
15 2 (0.49%) RPG
15 2 (0.49%) Erlang
16 1 (0.24%) R
16 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 89 (21.71%) Degree
2 11 (2.68%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.46%) PhD
5 2 (0.49%) ISEB
5 2 (0.49%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.24%) MCP
6 1 (0.24%) MCAD
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.24%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (12.68%) QA
2 7 (1.71%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.98%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.73%) SLA
5 2 (0.49%) WAI
Systems Management
1 7 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (9.27%) Oracle
2 26 (6.34%) GigaSpaces
3 19 (4.63%) Microsoft
4 18 (4.39%) SAP
5 17 (4.15%) JD Edwards
6 13 (3.17%) hybris
7 11 (2.68%) Endeca
8 8 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.46%) Google
9 6 (1.46%) Progress
10 5 (1.22%) Informatica
10 5 (1.22%) ESRI
11 4 (0.98%) Cramer
11 4 (0.98%) JBoss
11 4 (0.98%) Cognizant
12 3 (0.73%) Zend
12 3 (0.73%) Infor
12 3 (0.73%) Talend
12 3 (0.73%) OpenLink
12 3 (0.73%) IBM
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