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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 710 676 676
Rank change year-on-year
-34 0
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 180 232 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.51% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 133 184 156
Average salary £52,500 £53,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% +12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
40579 45753 43633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.51% 40.53% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 34547 38230 38089
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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
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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 -36 170 £52,500 - 19
London -2 107 £62,000 +7.82% 11
South East -48 41 £45,000 -10.00% 3
City of London -4 21 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Petersfield -5 11 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Hampshire -19 11 £27,500 -35.29% 2
West Sussex +2 9 £47,500 -
Wales -1 9 £61,500 +23.00% 1
South Wales -4 9 £61,500 +23.00% 1
Crawley -16 9 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire - 9 £45,000 - 1
Surrey -6 7 £52,750 -8.26%
Oxford - 7 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands - 7 £45,000 - 2
Cardiff +2 6 £63,750 +27.50%
Ealing - 6 - - 2
Bermondsey - 5 - -
East Midlands - 5 £44,000 - 1
Leeds +5 4 £53,750 +115.00%
Staines +5 4 £60,500 -
Yorkshire +3 4 £53,750 +115.00% 1
Bristol +1 4 £40,500 -37.69%
West Yorkshire -3 4 £53,750 +115.00% 1
East Sussex -16 4 £42,750 -9.52%
South West -16 4 £40,500 -26.36%
Brighton -20 4 £42,750 -9.52%
Surbiton 0 3 £52,500 +10.52%
Nottinghamshire - 3 £45,500 -
Nottingham - 3 £45,500 -
Guildford - 3 £45,000 -

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 281 (74.34%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (53.97%) Java
3 161 (42.59%) Scrum
4 149 (39.42%) TDD
5 137 (36.24%) JavaScript
6 132 (34.92%) Spring
7 128 (33.86%) HTML
8 127 (33.60%) J2EE
9 119 (31.48%) CSS
10 116 (30.69%) SQL
11 100 (26.46%) JUnit
12 99 (26.19%) Web Services
13 98 (25.93%) MVC
14 96 (25.40%) jQuery
15 89 (23.54%) Coaching
16 84 (22.22%) Git (software)
17 82 (21.69%) E-Commerce
18 78 (20.63%) Degree
19 77 (20.37%) JSP
20 75 (19.84%) MySQL
21 70 (18.52%) Hibernate
21 70 (18.52%) Subversion
21 70 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
22 69 (18.25%) Mentoring
22 69 (18.25%) XML
23 68 (17.99%) Project Management
23 68 (17.99%) Maven
24 65 (17.20%) HTML5
25 63 (16.67%) Linux
26 60 (15.87%) Ant

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 49 (12.96%) Tomcat
2 33 (8.73%) Apache
2 33 (8.73%) Apache Solr
3 22 (5.82%) JBoss
4 19 (5.03%) WebLogic
5 15 (3.97%) PowerExchange
6 11 (2.91%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.12%) Commerce Server
8 6 (1.59%) CMS
9 5 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.06%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.79%) Drupal
11 3 (0.79%) Confluence
11 3 (0.79%) WordPress
11 3 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.26%) Liferay
12 1 (0.26%) Node.js
12 1 (0.26%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.26%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (3.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.12%) MS Project
3 3 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.26%) Mingle
4 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.82%) SaaS
2 13 (3.44%) Rackspace Cloud
3 7 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.06%) GitHub
5 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.35%) HTTP
2 4 (1.06%) DSL
2 4 (1.06%) AMQP
3 2 (0.53%) NAS
3 2 (0.53%) SAN
4 1 (0.26%) Internet
4 1 (0.26%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (19.84%) MySQL
2 49 (12.96%) SQL Server
3 27 (7.14%) DB2
4 22 (5.82%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 20 (5.29%) RDBMS
7 17 (4.50%) MongoDB
8 16 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (2.65%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.59%) Big Data
11 4 (1.06%) Riak
11 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.26%) DataStage
13 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.26%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 100 (26.46%) JUnit
2 84 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 70 (18.52%) Subversion
4 68 (17.99%) Maven
5 60 (15.87%) Ant
6 55 (14.55%) JIRA
7 34 (8.99%) Eclipse
8 22 (5.82%) Jenkins
9 21 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (5.56%) TeamCity
10 20 (5.29%) Mockito
11 17 (4.50%) Visual Studio
12 13 (3.44%) SpecFlow
13 12 (3.17%) Hudson
13 12 (3.17%) Selenium
14 11 (2.91%) NUnit
14 11 (2.91%) Gradle
15 10 (2.65%) Karma Test Runner
15 10 (2.65%) Jasmine
15 10 (2.65%) WebDriver
General
1 60 (15.87%) Finance
2 13 (3.44%) Publishing
3 11 (2.91%) Back Office
4 10 (2.65%) Games
4 10 (2.65%) Retail
4 10 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.85%) Front Office
6 5 (1.32%) Marketing
6 5 (1.32%) Online Betting
7 4 (1.06%) Banking
8 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 171 (45.24%) Developer
2 120 (31.75%) Java Developer
3 80 (21.16%) ScrumMaster
4 53 (14.02%) Senior Developer
5 42 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 41 (10.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 23 (6.08%) Development Manager
8 20 (5.29%) Front-End Developer
9 18 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 17 (4.50%) Web Developer
11 16 (4.23%) Java Web Developer
12 15 (3.97%) Software Manager
12 15 (3.97%) Senior Manager
13 13 (3.44%) Agile Project Manager
14 11 (2.91%) Delivery Manager
14 11 (2.91%) Technical Leader
15 10 (2.65%) UI Developer
15 10 (2.65%) Technical Manager
16 8 (2.12%) Software Development Manager
16 8 (2.12%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (34.92%) Spring
2 128 (33.86%) HTML
3 127 (33.60%) J2EE
4 119 (31.48%) CSS
5 99 (26.19%) Web Services
6 96 (25.40%) jQuery
7 77 (20.37%) JSP
8 70 (18.52%) Hibernate
9 69 (18.25%) XML
10 65 (17.20%) HTML5
11 59 (15.61%) Ajax
12 53 (14.02%) .NET
13 52 (13.76%) Spring MVC
14 43 (11.38%) AngularJS
15 42 (11.11%) RESTful
16 41 (10.85%) XHTML
17 39 (10.32%) Backbone.js
18 37 (9.79%) JDBC
19 36 (9.52%) FreeMarker
20 34 (8.99%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 57 (15.08%) Computer Science
2 56 (14.81%) Mobile App
3 39 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (7.94%) User Experience
5 28 (7.41%) Open Source
6 21 (5.56%) Over-the-Top Content
6 21 (5.56%) IPTV
7 20 (5.29%) Client/Server
8 19 (5.03%) Management Information System
9 16 (4.23%) Video on Demand
10 15 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (3.44%) Blog
12 10 (2.65%) PMI
12 10 (2.65%) iPad
13 9 (2.38%) N-Tier
13 9 (2.38%) W3C
14 7 (1.85%) Wiki
14 7 (1.85%) iPhone
15 6 (1.59%) Private Cloud
15 6 (1.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (16.67%) Linux
2 34 (8.99%) Windows
2 34 (8.99%) Android
3 31 (8.20%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.12%) Windows Phone
5 4 (1.06%) UNIX
6 3 (0.79%) Solaris
7 1 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (74.34%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (42.59%) Scrum
3 149 (39.42%) TDD
4 98 (25.93%) MVC
5 89 (23.54%) Coaching
6 82 (21.69%) E-Commerce
7 70 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
8 69 (18.25%) Mentoring
9 68 (17.99%) Project Management
10 57 (15.08%) BDD
11 50 (13.23%) Software Engineering
12 49 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
13 37 (9.79%) Line Management
14 36 (9.52%) DevOps
15 35 (9.26%) Software Delivery
16 30 (7.94%) User Stories
16 30 (7.94%) Release Management
17 29 (7.67%) Mobile Application Development
18 28 (7.41%) Kanban
18 28 (7.41%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 204 (53.97%) Java
2 137 (36.24%) JavaScript
3 116 (30.69%) SQL
4 38 (10.05%) C#
5 24 (6.35%) Groovy
6 18 (4.76%) HQL
7 14 (3.70%) Scala
7 14 (3.70%) PHP
8 11 (2.91%) Bash Shell
9 10 (2.65%) Perl
10 9 (2.38%) C++
10 9 (2.38%) T-SQL
10 9 (2.38%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.38%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.32%) Python
12 4 (1.06%) C
12 4 (1.06%) Golang
13 3 (0.79%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.53%) Ruby
15 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 78 (20.63%) Degree
2 10 (2.65%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.85%) APMP
4 5 (1.32%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.79%) PhD
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (15.87%) QA
2 7 (1.85%) SLA
3 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.26%) Puppet
3 1 (0.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 47 (12.43%) Oracle
2 39 (10.32%) hybris
3 27 (7.14%) Endeca
4 20 (5.29%) Microsoft
5 16 (4.23%) Informatica
6 15 (3.97%) ATG
7 14 (3.70%) Progress
8 13 (3.44%) Google
9 8 (2.12%) Charles River
10 7 (1.85%) HP
11 4 (1.06%) Demandware
12 3 (0.79%) New Relic
12 3 (0.79%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.79%) IBM
12 3 (0.79%) Percussion
13 2 (0.53%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.53%) SAP
13 2 (0.53%) Twitter
14 1 (0.26%) Appcelerator
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum Salary dependant upon experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
Petersfield
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £57,000 per annum +12.5% bonus + 10% pension cont ++
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65 -£85 + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Negotiable + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Market Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +12.5% bonus + 10% pension cont ++
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: competitive + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Ealing
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Cognizant
Posted: 17 days ago
Ealing
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago