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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 712 685 756
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +71
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 193 191 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.44% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 151 161 106
Average salary £55,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45358 43204 48402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.00% 39.68% 41.04%
Number of salaries quoted 38576 37499 42868
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -37 188 £55,000 +12.24% 21
London -31 127 £55,000 +10.00% 12
South East -6 43 £50,000 +5.26% 6
City of London +15 34 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Berkshire +10 16 £65,000 -3.70%
West Sussex +5 10 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 9 £44,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 8 £50,000 - 3
Derbyshire - 8 £44,000 - 2
Oxford - 8 £50,000 - 3
Derby - 8 £44,000 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £45,000 -
Chichester -5 6 - -
Teddington - 6 £35,000 - 1
Ealing +10 5 £50,000 +2.04% 1
Slough -1 5 £72,500 +7.40%
Bristol - 5 £60,000 - 1
South West - 5 £60,000 - 1
Scotland -8 4 £69,000 -
Hampshire -8 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Southampton - 4 £50,000 -
Edinburgh - 4 £69,000 -
Bracknell - 3 £60,000 -
Reading - 3 £31,000 -
Crawley +17 2 £41,250 -8.33%
Buckinghamshire 0 2 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Maidenhead -10 2 £65,000 +8.33%
Brighton -22 2 £48,500 +51.56%
East Sussex -23 2 £48,500 +51.56%
Surbiton - 2 £49,500 -

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 239 (56.37%) Java
2 175 (41.27%) Scrum
3 172 (40.57%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (40.57%) HTML
4 149 (35.14%) Spring
5 148 (34.91%) JavaScript
6 137 (32.31%) TDD
7 127 (29.95%) XML
8 122 (28.77%) CSS
9 96 (22.64%) J2EE
10 94 (22.17%) Tomcat
11 92 (21.70%) XHTML
12 91 (21.46%) MVC
12 91 (21.46%) Degree
13 90 (21.23%) Web Services
14 88 (20.75%) E-Commerce
15 83 (19.58%) SQL
16 81 (19.10%) JIRA
17 79 (18.63%) Subversion
18 76 (17.92%) jQuery
19 73 (17.22%) XSLT
20 69 (16.27%) Hibernate
21 68 (16.04%) Open Source
22 63 (14.86%) JSP
23 60 (14.15%) Eclipse
23 60 (14.15%) HTML5
24 58 (13.68%) .NET
25 57 (13.44%) OO
26 56 (13.21%) Apache
26 56 (13.21%) QA

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 94 (22.17%) Tomcat
2 56 (13.21%) Apache
3 30 (7.08%) Alfresco
3 30 (7.08%) Liferay
4 23 (5.42%) Apache Solr
5 22 (5.19%) Node.js
6 18 (4.25%) CMS
7 14 (3.30%) Confluence
8 7 (1.65%) WordPress
9 6 (1.42%) Drupal
9 6 (1.42%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.18%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.71%) SAS
11 3 (0.71%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.47%) MS Project Server
12 2 (0.47%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.47%) Mule
13 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.24%) Adobe CQ
13 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (4.25%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.59%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.89%) MS Project
4 4 (0.94%) ArcView
5 3 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.47%) MS Office
6 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 19 (4.48%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.71%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.84%) GitHub
2 9 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.65%) Rackspace Cloud
4 4 (0.94%) SaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.37%) HTTP
2 6 (1.42%) Internet
3 5 (1.18%) FTP
3 5 (1.18%) DSL
4 4 (0.94%) MPLS
4 4 (0.94%) SDH
4 4 (0.94%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.47%) CTI
5 2 (0.47%) AMQP
6 1 (0.24%) DAB
6 1 (0.24%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 51 (12.03%) MySQL
3 26 (6.13%) SQL Server
4 19 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (4.25%) Big Data
6 17 (4.01%) Hadoop
7 14 (3.30%) Data Mining
7 14 (3.30%) Oracle Database
8 13 (3.07%) Relational Database
9 12 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.89%) NoSQL
11 8 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (1.89%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
15 3 (0.71%) Riak
15 3 (0.71%) Apache Hive
15 3 (0.71%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 81 (19.10%) JIRA
2 79 (18.63%) Subversion
3 60 (14.15%) Eclipse
4 55 (12.97%) Git (software)
5 46 (10.85%) JUnit
6 39 (9.20%) Gradle
7 37 (8.73%) Ant
8 34 (8.02%) Jenkins
9 33 (7.78%) Maven
10 32 (7.55%) IntelliJ
11 18 (4.25%) Cucumber
12 11 (2.59%) Grunt
13 10 (2.36%) Visual Studio
14 9 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (2.12%) TeamCity
15 7 (1.65%) SpecFlow
16 6 (1.42%) JSUnit
16 6 (1.42%) Selenium
17 5 (1.18%) Firebug
17 5 (1.18%) Jasmine
General
1 53 (12.50%) Finance
2 21 (4.95%) Games
3 16 (3.77%) Retail
4 15 (3.54%) Marketing
5 13 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.12%) Publishing
7 8 (1.89%) Banking
8 5 (1.18%) Advertising
8 5 (1.18%) Back Office
9 4 (0.94%) Front Office
10 2 (0.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 239 (56.37%) Developer
2 113 (26.65%) Java Developer
3 87 (20.52%) ScrumMaster
4 58 (13.68%) Senior Developer
5 42 (9.91%) Project Manager
6 38 (8.96%) Front-End Developer
7 29 (6.84%) Agile Project Manager
8 28 (6.60%) Senior Java Developer
9 24 (5.66%) UI Developer
10 20 (4.72%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 17 (4.01%) Principal Engineer
11 17 (4.01%) Java Engineer
12 16 (3.77%) Architect
13 15 (3.54%) JavaScript Developer
13 15 (3.54%) UI Programmer
14 14 (3.30%) Software Developer
14 14 (3.30%) Web Developer
15 13 (3.07%) Solutions Architect
15 13 (3.07%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 11 (2.59%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (40.57%) HTML
2 149 (35.14%) Spring
3 127 (29.95%) XML
4 122 (28.77%) CSS
5 96 (22.64%) J2EE
6 92 (21.70%) XHTML
7 90 (21.23%) Web Services
8 76 (17.92%) jQuery
9 73 (17.22%) XSLT
10 69 (16.27%) Hibernate
11 63 (14.86%) JSP
12 60 (14.15%) HTML5
13 58 (13.68%) .NET
14 53 (12.50%) FreeMarker
15 49 (11.56%) Servlets
16 47 (11.08%) CSS3
17 43 (10.14%) Ajax
18 37 (8.73%) Struts
18 37 (8.73%) RESTful
19 34 (8.02%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 68 (16.04%) Open Source
2 39 (9.20%) Computer Science
3 29 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (5.19%) Mobile App
5 19 (4.48%) Physics
5 19 (4.48%) Social Media
6 18 (4.25%) W3C
7 16 (3.77%) Social Network
8 14 (3.30%) Mathematics
8 14 (3.30%) Client/Server
9 12 (2.83%) IPTV
9 12 (2.83%) Video on Demand
10 11 (2.59%) Visualisation
11 7 (1.65%) Blog
11 7 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.94%) GIS
12 4 (0.94%) Web 2.0
12 4 (0.94%) FMCG
12 4 (0.94%) iPhone
12 4 (0.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.08%) Linux
2 30 (7.08%) Solaris
3 24 (5.66%) Android
4 20 (4.72%) Apple iOS
5 17 (4.01%) UNIX
6 11 (2.59%) Windows
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (41.27%) Scrum
2 172 (40.57%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (32.31%) TDD
4 91 (21.46%) MVC
5 88 (20.75%) E-Commerce
6 57 (13.44%) OO
7 55 (12.97%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (11.79%) Pair Programming
9 47 (11.08%) Project Management
10 46 (10.85%) SOA
11 41 (9.67%) Software Engineering
11 41 (9.67%) Kanban
12 39 (9.20%) Extreme Programming
13 35 (8.25%) BDD
14 34 (8.02%) Web Application Development
15 33 (7.78%) Automated Testing
16 32 (7.55%) DevOps
17 30 (7.08%) Functional Testing
17 30 (7.08%) Project Planning
18 29 (6.84%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 239 (56.37%) Java
2 148 (34.91%) JavaScript
3 83 (19.58%) SQL
4 50 (11.79%) Groovy
5 47 (11.08%) Scala
6 32 (7.55%) PHP
7 31 (7.31%) C#
8 26 (6.13%) C++
8 26 (6.13%) Python
9 11 (2.59%) HQL
10 10 (2.36%) C
11 9 (2.12%) Ruby
12 8 (1.89%) Perl
13 7 (1.65%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.18%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.71%) VBA
16 2 (0.47%) Erlang
16 2 (0.47%) RPG
17 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 91 (21.46%) Degree
2 12 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.36%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.65%) PhD
5 2 (0.47%) ISEB
5 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.24%) MCP
6 1 (0.24%) MCAD
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.24%) PMP
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (13.21%) QA
2 7 (1.65%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.94%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.71%) SLA
4 3 (0.71%) WAI
Systems Management
1 9 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.47%) Puppet
4 1 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 41 (9.67%) Oracle
2 30 (7.08%) GigaSpaces
3 21 (4.95%) SAP
4 19 (4.48%) JD Edwards
5 18 (4.25%) Microsoft
6 15 (3.54%) hybris
7 12 (2.83%) Endeca
8 8 (1.89%) Google
8 8 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.42%) Progress
10 5 (1.18%) JBoss
10 5 (1.18%) Informatica
11 4 (0.94%) Cognizant
11 4 (0.94%) Cramer
11 4 (0.94%) ESRI
12 3 (0.71%) OpenLink
12 3 (0.71%) Brady
12 3 (0.71%) Zend
12 3 (0.71%) Talend
12 3 (0.71%) Sun
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Performance Related Incentive Sche
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Performance Related Incentive Scheme
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £5 - £6 per annum + Market rates
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +12.5% bonus + final salary pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +12.5% bonus + final salary pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Ealing, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
DHL UK
Salary: £39,000 - £49,000
Posted: 18 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
DHL UK
Salary: £39,000 - £49,000
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Dice
Salary: £50,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Dice
Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
360 Resourcing
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Dice
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago