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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 679 741 701
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -40
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 212 160 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.37% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 150 111 151
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
41656 43834 46049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.99% 40.36% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35239 37985 40357
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +72 208 £55,000 +10.00% 21
London +11 109 £60,000 +9.09% 8
South East +25 73 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Hampshire +23 32 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Berkshire +6 18 £60,000 +16.50% 2
City of London +7 16 £60,000 +26.31% 1
South West -2 12 £42,500 -15.00%
Petersfield -6 12 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Bristol - 11 £42,500 -
Southampton - 9 £40,000 - 2
Bracknell - 8 £60,000 -
East Sussex -8 6 £57,500 +91.66%
Brighton -10 6 £57,500 +91.66%
Kent +5 5 - -
Middlesex - 5 £71,500 -
Canterbury - 5 - -
Newbury - 5 - -
East Midlands - 5 £44,000 -
Scotland +2 4 £45,000 -14.28%
Yorkshire -25 4 £41,000 +6.49% 3
North West - 4 £40,000 - 2
Manchester - 4 £40,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £50,000 -
Reading +2 3 £31,000 -31.11%
West Sussex -9 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Derbyshire - 3 £44,000 -
Derby - 3 £44,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £55,000 -
Gatwick - 3 £35,000 -
Ealing +9 2 £50,000 +2.04%

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 302 (74.57%) Agile Software Development
2 237 (58.52%) Java
3 184 (45.43%) Scrum
4 162 (40.00%) TDD
5 140 (34.57%) Spring
6 138 (34.07%) JavaScript
7 133 (32.84%) HTML
8 127 (31.36%) CSS
9 109 (26.91%) J2EE
10 107 (26.42%) Web Services
11 106 (26.17%) XML
12 91 (22.47%) Degree
13 89 (21.98%) SQL
14 84 (20.74%) JUnit
15 82 (20.25%) MVC
16 77 (19.01%) JSP
16 77 (19.01%) jQuery
17 75 (18.52%) JIRA
18 73 (18.02%) Git (software)
18 73 (18.02%) Hibernate
19 72 (17.78%) Tomcat
20 70 (17.28%) Mentoring
21 69 (17.04%) Maven
22 68 (16.79%) Subversion
23 66 (16.30%) Project Management
24 65 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
25 63 (15.56%) XHTML
26 62 (15.31%) E-Commerce
27 60 (14.81%) .NET
27 60 (14.81%) BDD

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 72 (17.78%) Tomcat
2 42 (10.37%) Apache
3 30 (7.41%) WebLogic
3 30 (7.41%) Apache Solr
4 15 (3.70%) Confluence
4 15 (3.70%) JBoss
5 12 (2.96%) Node.js
6 11 (2.72%) Alfresco
6 11 (2.72%) Liferay
7 5 (1.23%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.99%) CMS
8 4 (0.99%) PowerExchange
9 3 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.49%) IIS
10 2 (0.49%) WordPress
10 2 (0.49%) Mule
10 2 (0.49%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.49%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.25%) Magnolia
Applications
1 14 (3.46%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.48%) ArcView
3 5 (1.23%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.25%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.44%) SaaS
2 11 (2.72%) GitHub
3 10 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.98%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.25%) Force.com
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (10.62%) HTTP
2 7 (1.73%) Internet
3 6 (1.48%) DSL
4 5 (1.23%) SMS
5 4 (0.99%) AMQP
6 3 (0.74%) SDH
6 3 (0.74%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.74%) MPLS
7 2 (0.49%) FTP
8 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (13.83%) MySQL
2 32 (7.90%) MongoDB
2 32 (7.90%) SQL Server
3 26 (6.42%) Relational Database
4 21 (5.19%) Big Data
4 21 (5.19%) RDBMS
5 20 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (4.44%) DB2
7 13 (3.21%) Oracle Database
7 13 (3.21%) NoSQL
8 12 (2.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (2.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (2.72%) Data Mining
10 10 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.22%) Riak
12 6 (1.48%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.49%) DataStage
14 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.49%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 84 (20.74%) JUnit
2 75 (18.52%) JIRA
3 73 (18.02%) Git (software)
4 69 (17.04%) Maven
5 68 (16.79%) Subversion
6 50 (12.35%) Ant
7 43 (10.62%) Eclipse
8 33 (8.15%) Jenkins
9 27 (6.67%) Gradle
10 25 (6.17%) Cucumber
11 22 (5.43%) Visual Studio
11 22 (5.43%) Selenium
12 20 (4.94%) Mockito
13 14 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (2.96%) NUnit
15 11 (2.72%) IntelliJ
16 10 (2.47%) TeamCity
16 10 (2.47%) Hudson
17 8 (1.98%) JMeter
17 8 (1.98%) SpecFlow
General
1 36 (8.89%) Finance
2 31 (7.65%) Marketing
3 25 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.46%) Games
5 9 (2.22%) Publishing
6 8 (1.98%) Banking
7 7 (1.73%) Back Office
8 6 (1.48%) Retail
9 5 (1.23%) Front Office
10 4 (0.99%) Advertising
11 1 (0.25%) Local Government
11 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 218 (53.83%) Developer
2 130 (32.10%) Java Developer
3 104 (25.68%) ScrumMaster
4 60 (14.81%) Senior Developer
5 37 (9.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 35 (8.64%) Project Manager
7 33 (8.15%) Front-End Developer
8 25 (6.17%) UI Developer
9 18 (4.44%) Web Developer
10 16 (3.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 16 (3.95%) Agile Project Manager
11 14 (3.46%) Technical Leader
12 12 (2.96%) Development Manager
12 12 (2.96%) Software Developer
12 12 (2.96%) UI Programmer
13 10 (2.47%) Java Web Developer
13 10 (2.47%) Senior Manager
14 9 (2.22%) Technical Manager
14 9 (2.22%) .NET Developer
15 8 (1.98%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (34.57%) Spring
2 133 (32.84%) HTML
3 127 (31.36%) CSS
4 109 (26.91%) J2EE
5 107 (26.42%) Web Services
6 106 (26.17%) XML
7 77 (19.01%) JSP
7 77 (19.01%) jQuery
8 73 (18.02%) Hibernate
9 63 (15.56%) XHTML
10 60 (14.81%) .NET
11 56 (13.83%) HTML5
12 53 (13.09%) Servlets
13 52 (12.84%) XSLT
14 47 (11.60%) Ajax
15 46 (11.36%) FreeMarker
15 46 (11.36%) JDBC
16 42 (10.37%) Spring MVC
17 41 (10.12%) RESTful
18 39 (9.63%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 65 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (11.60%) Computer Science
3 43 (10.62%) User Experience
4 38 (9.38%) Mobile App
5 33 (8.15%) Open Source
6 27 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (4.94%) W3C
8 18 (4.44%) IPTV
8 18 (4.44%) Video on Demand
9 15 (3.70%) Client/Server
10 14 (3.46%) iPhone
10 14 (3.46%) Social Media
11 13 (3.21%) iPad
11 13 (3.21%) Management Information System
12 11 (2.72%) Over-the-Top Content
13 8 (1.98%) Physics
13 8 (1.98%) Blog
13 8 (1.98%) Social Network
13 8 (1.98%) Algorithms
14 6 (1.48%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.60%) Linux
2 32 (7.90%) Android
3 30 (7.41%) Apple iOS
4 24 (5.93%) Windows
5 15 (3.70%) Solaris
6 11 (2.72%) Windows Phone
7 8 (1.98%) UNIX
8 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (74.57%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (45.43%) Scrum
3 162 (40.00%) TDD
4 82 (20.25%) MVC
5 70 (17.28%) Mentoring
6 66 (16.30%) Project Management
7 62 (15.31%) E-Commerce
8 60 (14.81%) BDD
9 57 (14.07%) Software Engineering
9 57 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
10 53 (13.09%) Coaching
11 45 (11.11%) Kanban
12 44 (10.86%) Automated Testing
13 43 (10.62%) OO
14 41 (10.12%) Continuous Improvement
15 40 (9.88%) Pair Programming
16 38 (9.38%) UML
17 30 (7.41%) SOA
18 26 (6.42%) Mobile Application Development
19 24 (5.93%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 237 (58.52%) Java
2 138 (34.07%) JavaScript
3 89 (21.98%) SQL
4 35 (8.64%) Groovy
5 30 (7.41%) PHP
6 25 (6.17%) Scala
7 23 (5.68%) C#
8 19 (4.69%) PL/SQL
9 14 (3.46%) C++
9 14 (3.46%) HQL
10 12 (2.96%) Python
11 8 (1.98%) Perl
12 7 (1.73%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.23%) Ruby
14 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.49%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.49%) Erlang
15 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.25%) VBA
15 1 (0.25%) RPG
Qualifications
1 91 (22.47%) Degree
2 8 (1.98%) PhD
3 3 (0.74%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.74%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.74%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.49%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.49%) ISEB
4 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.25%) PMP
5 1 (0.25%) MCP
5 1 (0.25%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.88%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.72%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.74%) Puppet
4 1 (0.25%) Ansible
4 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 58 (14.32%) Oracle
2 26 (6.42%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.21%) hybris
4 11 (2.72%) GigaSpaces
4 11 (2.72%) Endeca
4 11 (2.72%) Google
5 10 (2.47%) HP
6 9 (2.22%) JD Edwards
6 9 (2.22%) SAP
7 6 (1.48%) ESRI
7 6 (1.48%) Progress
7 6 (1.48%) Informatica
7 6 (1.48%) IBM
8 5 (1.23%) Teradata
8 5 (1.23%) Ab Initio
9 4 (0.99%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.74%) Talend
10 3 (0.74%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.74%) Cramer
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £26,000 to £41,715 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Unlimited Holiday, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amiqus
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 40000-45000 Per Annum please send CV
Posted: 14 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum Pension, medical insurance and life assurance.
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Tyche Consulting Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago