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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 685 677 695
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 235 199 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.45% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 194 148 180
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,950 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.27%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48694 44602 52105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.22% 40.11% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 40968 38825 46487
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 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -6 223 £55,000 +10.00% 20
London -66 119 £58,750 +6.81% 11
South East +30 88 £50,000 +9.64% 5
Berkshire +25 39 £67,500 +28.57% 2
City of London +5 32 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Slough +18 29 £70,000 +53.50% 1
Hampshire +2 25 £45,000 +1.12% 2
East of England - 14 £44,750 -
Southampton - 12 £50,000 - 1
Petersfield +3 11 £42,500 -5.55%
Hertfordshire - 11 £55,000 -
Surrey +11 9 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Crawley +6 9 £47,500 +18.75%
West Sussex -11 9 £47,500 +18.75%
St Albans - 9 £55,000 -
Scotland -15 7 £61,500 - 1
Surbiton - 6 £47,500 -
Edinburgh - 6 £61,500 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £45,000 -
Maidenhead - 4 £62,500 - 1
Woking - 4 £65,000 - 1
Wales +2 3 £60,000 +81.81% 2
Bedfordshire - 3 £44,500 -
Chiswick - 3 £32,500 -
Middlesex +7 2 - -
Yorkshire -33 2 £25,000 -5.66% 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £25,000 - 1
Swansea - 2 £60,000 - 2
Leeds - 2 £25,000 -
Epsom - 2 £58,750 -

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 260 (57.27%) Java
2 207 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (45.59%) Spring
3 187 (41.19%) Scrum
4 165 (36.34%) TDD
5 162 (35.68%) JavaScript
6 159 (35.02%) HTML
7 127 (27.97%) MVC
8 126 (27.75%) SQL
9 122 (26.87%) CSS
9 122 (26.87%) Web Services
10 115 (25.33%) Tomcat
11 114 (25.11%) E-Commerce
12 113 (24.89%) XML
12 113 (24.89%) J2EE
13 107 (23.57%) Subversion
14 98 (21.59%) Degree
15 89 (19.60%) Hibernate
16 87 (19.16%) JIRA
16 87 (19.16%) Open Source
17 81 (17.84%) Finance
18 79 (17.40%) jQuery
19 75 (16.52%) Ajax
20 73 (16.08%) QA
21 72 (15.86%) Computer Science
21 72 (15.86%) Continuous Integration
21 72 (15.86%) XHTML
22 71 (15.64%) Eclipse
23 69 (15.20%) Git (software)
24 68 (14.98%) XSLT

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 115 (25.33%) Tomcat
2 56 (12.33%) Apache
3 31 (6.83%) Alfresco
3 31 (6.83%) Liferay
4 24 (5.29%) Apache Solr
5 20 (4.41%) CMS
6 10 (2.20%) Drupal
6 10 (2.20%) Node.js
7 9 (1.98%) Apache Pig
8 7 (1.54%) SAS
9 6 (1.32%) WordPress
9 6 (1.32%) Confluence
10 5 (1.10%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.88%) PowerExchange
12 3 (0.66%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.66%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.44%) MS Project Server
14 1 (0.22%) IIS
14 1 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
14 1 (0.22%) GlassFish
Applications
1 18 (3.96%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.20%) MS Project
3 8 (1.76%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.44%) MS Office
4 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.44%) InDesign
4 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.66%) Misys Opics
3 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.83%) GitHub
2 19 (4.19%) Rackspace Cloud
3 7 (1.54%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.64%) BIG-IP
2 7 (1.54%) HTTP
2 7 (1.54%) Internet
3 3 (0.66%) SPDY
3 3 (0.66%) FTP
4 1 (0.22%) MPLS
4 1 (0.22%) DSL
4 1 (0.22%) DAB
4 1 (0.22%) DNS
4 1 (0.22%) CTI
4 1 (0.22%) SDH
4 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (14.32%) MySQL
2 55 (12.11%) MongoDB
3 31 (6.83%) SQL Server
4 19 (4.19%) Hadoop
4 19 (4.19%) Relational Database
5 15 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.42%) Big Data
8 10 (2.20%) NoSQL
9 9 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (1.98%) Data Mining
9 9 (1.98%) Apache Hive
10 4 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (0.88%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.44%) PowerCenter
11 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 107 (23.57%) Subversion
2 87 (19.16%) JIRA
3 71 (15.64%) Eclipse
4 69 (15.20%) Git (software)
5 51 (11.23%) Gradle
6 46 (10.13%) Maven
7 45 (9.91%) JUnit
8 33 (7.27%) IntelliJ
9 32 (7.05%) Ant
9 32 (7.05%) Jenkins
10 19 (4.19%) TeamCity
10 19 (4.19%) SpecFlow
11 18 (3.96%) Hudson
12 17 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (2.64%) WebDriver
14 11 (2.42%) JMeter
14 11 (2.42%) NUnit
14 11 (2.42%) QUnit
15 8 (1.76%) Cucumber
16 7 (1.54%) JSUnit
General
1 81 (17.84%) Finance
2 28 (6.17%) Marketing
3 20 (4.41%) Banking
4 19 (4.19%) Games
5 11 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.42%) Retail
6 5 (1.10%) Law
6 5 (1.10%) Legal
7 4 (0.88%) Back Office
8 3 (0.66%) Advertising
9 2 (0.44%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) Front Office
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 229 (50.44%) Developer
2 136 (29.96%) Java Developer
3 109 (24.01%) ScrumMaster
4 64 (14.10%) Senior Developer
5 49 (10.79%) Senior Java Developer
6 44 (9.69%) Project Manager
7 30 (6.61%) Team Leader
8 29 (6.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 21 (4.63%) Principal Engineer
9 21 (4.63%) Java Engineer
10 19 (4.19%) Agile Project Manager
11 18 (3.96%) Architect
12 15 (3.30%) Development Manager
13 14 (3.08%) Front-End Developer
14 12 (2.64%) Web Developer
15 11 (2.42%) JavaScript Developer
16 10 (2.20%) Development Team Leader
16 10 (2.20%) Java Team Leader
16 10 (2.20%) Software Developer
17 9 (1.98%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (45.59%) Spring
2 159 (35.02%) HTML
3 122 (26.87%) CSS
3 122 (26.87%) Web Services
4 113 (24.89%) XML
4 113 (24.89%) J2EE
5 89 (19.60%) Hibernate
6 79 (17.40%) jQuery
7 75 (16.52%) Ajax
8 72 (15.86%) XHTML
9 68 (14.98%) XSLT
10 64 (14.10%) JSP
11 63 (13.88%) .NET
12 59 (13.00%) Struts
13 57 (12.56%) Spring MVC
14 48 (10.57%) RESTful
15 44 (9.69%) Servlets
16 40 (8.81%) JSON
16 40 (8.81%) FreeMarker
17 39 (8.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 87 (19.16%) Open Source
2 72 (15.86%) Computer Science
3 34 (7.49%) Mobile App
4 23 (5.07%) Mathematics
5 22 (4.85%) Blog
6 18 (3.96%) Physics
7 12 (2.64%) Statistics
8 11 (2.42%) Social Media
8 11 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.98%) Visualisation
9 9 (1.98%) iPad
9 9 (1.98%) iPhone
10 7 (1.54%) Social Network
11 6 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (1.10%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.10%) IPTV
12 5 (1.10%) Wiki
12 5 (1.10%) FMCG
12 5 (1.10%) Video on Demand
13 3 (0.66%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 67 (14.76%) Linux
2 34 (7.49%) Windows
3 33 (7.27%) Solaris
4 29 (6.39%) UNIX
5 18 (3.96%) Apple iOS
6 16 (3.52%) Android
7 12 (2.64%) Oracle Linux
7 12 (2.64%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (41.19%) Scrum
3 165 (36.34%) TDD
4 127 (27.97%) MVC
5 114 (25.11%) E-Commerce
6 72 (15.86%) Continuous Integration
7 56 (12.33%) Pair Programming
8 51 (11.23%) Project Management
9 48 (10.57%) Kanban
10 47 (10.35%) Software Engineering
11 40 (8.81%) OO
12 39 (8.59%) Extreme Programming
13 38 (8.37%) SOA
14 36 (7.93%) Web Application Development
15 32 (7.05%) Functional Testing
15 32 (7.05%) BDD
16 29 (6.39%) Mobile Application Development
17 27 (5.95%) Quality Management
18 24 (5.29%) Project Planning
18 24 (5.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 260 (57.27%) Java
2 162 (35.68%) JavaScript
3 126 (27.75%) SQL
4 56 (12.33%) Groovy
5 50 (11.01%) C#
6 49 (10.79%) Scala
7 28 (6.17%) PL/SQL
8 23 (5.07%) C++
9 22 (4.85%) PHP
10 18 (3.96%) Python
11 17 (3.74%) Ruby
12 14 (3.08%) HQL
13 12 (2.64%) Objective-C
14 11 (2.42%) C
15 4 (0.88%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.66%) VBA
16 3 (0.66%) Perl
17 1 (0.22%) RPG
17 1 (0.22%) R
17 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 98 (21.59%) Degree
2 10 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.54%) PhD
4 2 (0.44%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.44%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (16.08%) QA
2 7 (1.54%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.32%) ISO 9002
4 5 (1.10%) SLA
5 3 (0.66%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.44%) WAI
Systems Management
1 20 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.32%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (13.00%) Oracle
2 31 (6.83%) GigaSpaces
3 23 (5.07%) hybris
4 20 (4.41%) Google
5 15 (3.30%) F5
6 14 (3.08%) Endeca
7 13 (2.86%) SAP
8 11 (2.42%) Microsoft
8 11 (2.42%) JD Edwards
9 7 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.54%) Informatica
10 5 (1.10%) Teradata
10 5 (1.10%) Reuters
10 5 (1.10%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.10%) Business Objects
10 5 (1.10%) JBoss
11 3 (0.66%) Sun
11 3 (0.66%) Misys
11 3 (0.66%) Infor
11 3 (0.66%) Zend
Woking, Surrey
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
United Kingdom
Citi
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Holiday
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum to £40K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40K to £45K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 150000 OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Ealing, London
RecruitmentRevolution com
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Salary & Company Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Ealing, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +12.5% bonus + final salary pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago