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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 723 688 696
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +8
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 160 224 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.48% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 109 191 148
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.86% +27.77%

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
40417 46852 44018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.83% 39.90% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34526 40022 38253
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -22 156 £58,750 +6.81% 26
London +25 103 £62,000 +12.72% 11
South East -43 31 £45,000 -25.00% 3
City of London +25 20 £62,500 - 5
Ealing -2 15 - -
Surrey +21 9 £60,500 -6.92%
Petersfield +3 8 £27,500 -33.33%
Hampshire -14 8 £27,500 -39.56%
West Midlands - 8 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire - 8 £53,000 - 6
West Yorkshire - 6 £54,000 - 1
Staines - 5 £60,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £61,500 - 1
Oxford - 4 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £45,000 -
Leeds - 4 £55,000 -
Bermondsey - 4 - -
East Midlands +10 3 £45,500 +65.45%
South Wales +9 3 £35,900 -28.20% 2
East Sussex +7 3 £60,000 +23.71% 2
Wales +3 3 £35,900 -40.16% 2
Guildford - 3 £45,000 -
Surbiton +4 2 £50,000 -
West Sussex -2 2 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South West - 2 £67,500 -
Sheffield - 2 £33,000 - 4
South Yorkshire - 2 £33,000 - 4
Nottinghamshire - 2 £45,500 -
Nottingham - 2 £45,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £61,500 - 1

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 217 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (50.93%) Java
3 148 (45.96%) Scrum
4 98 (30.43%) TDD
5 87 (27.02%) HTML
6 81 (25.16%) JavaScript
7 80 (24.84%) Coaching
8 78 (24.22%) E-Commerce
9 75 (23.29%) CSS
10 74 (22.98%) J2EE
11 66 (20.50%) Web Services
11 66 (20.50%) Spring
12 65 (20.19%) Project Management
13 64 (19.88%) jQuery
14 62 (19.25%) SQL
15 59 (18.32%) Degree
16 56 (17.39%) MVC
17 55 (17.08%) JUnit
17 55 (17.08%) Mentoring
18 50 (15.53%) QA
19 48 (14.91%) User Experience
20 47 (14.60%) Git (software)
20 47 (14.60%) Computer Science
20 47 (14.60%) Finance
21 46 (14.29%) MySQL
21 46 (14.29%) Linux
21 46 (14.29%) BDD
21 46 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
22 44 (13.66%) XML
23 42 (13.04%) Continuous Integration

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 28 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 22 (6.83%) Apache Solr
3 21 (6.52%) Apache
4 13 (4.04%) WebSphere
5 12 (3.73%) PowerExchange
6 9 (2.80%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (2.48%) CMS
8 7 (2.17%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.55%) Apache Pig
10 4 (1.24%) Commerce Server
11 3 (0.93%) JBoss
11 3 (0.93%) Drupal
11 3 (0.93%) WordPress
12 2 (0.62%) FileNet
12 2 (0.62%) Documentum
13 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.31%) IIS
13 1 (0.31%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.04%) MS Project
3 3 (0.93%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.04%) Rackspace Cloud
2 11 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.86%) SaaS
4 3 (0.93%) GitHub
5 2 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.73%) HTTP
2 4 (1.24%) AMQP
2 4 (1.24%) DSL
3 2 (0.62%) Internet
4 1 (0.31%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.29%) MySQL
2 21 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (5.28%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (2.80%) DB2
6 8 (2.48%) Hadoop
6 8 (2.48%) Big Data
7 7 (2.17%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.86%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.86%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.86%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.55%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.55%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.93%) HBase
11 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.62%) BigQuery
12 2 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 55 (17.08%) JUnit
2 47 (14.60%) Git (software)
3 39 (12.11%) JIRA
4 37 (11.49%) Maven
5 33 (10.25%) Subversion
6 30 (9.32%) Eclipse
7 29 (9.01%) Ant
8 14 (4.35%) TeamCity
9 13 (4.04%) SpecFlow
9 13 (4.04%) Hudson
10 11 (3.42%) Android Studio
11 9 (2.80%) Selenium
11 9 (2.80%) QUnit
11 9 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (2.80%) WebDriver
12 8 (2.48%) NUnit
12 8 (2.48%) JMeter
13 7 (2.17%) Cucumber
13 7 (2.17%) NeoLoad
14 6 (1.86%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 47 (14.60%) Finance
2 16 (4.97%) Retail
3 11 (3.42%) Publishing
4 10 (3.11%) Back Office
5 9 (2.80%) Games
6 7 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.55%) Online Betting
8 4 (1.24%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.93%) Electronics
9 3 (0.93%) Banking
10 2 (0.62%) Law
10 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.62%) Marketing
10 2 (0.62%) Front Office
11 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 125 (38.82%) Developer
2 66 (20.50%) ScrumMaster
3 59 (18.32%) Java Developer
4 46 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 24 (7.45%) Senior Developer
6 21 (6.52%) Delivery Manager
7 18 (5.59%) Front-End Developer
7 18 (5.59%) Software Manager
7 18 (5.59%) Technical Manager
8 17 (5.28%) Android Developer
9 15 (4.66%) UI Developer
10 14 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
11 13 (4.04%) Technical Project Manager
11 13 (4.04%) Software Delivery Manager
11 13 (4.04%) UI Programmer
12 11 (3.42%) Development Manager
12 11 (3.42%) E-Commerce Manager
12 11 (3.42%) Agile Project Manager
13 10 (3.11%) Technical Leader
14 9 (2.80%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (27.02%) HTML
2 75 (23.29%) CSS
3 74 (22.98%) J2EE
4 66 (20.50%) Web Services
4 66 (20.50%) Spring
5 64 (19.88%) jQuery
6 44 (13.66%) XML
7 41 (12.73%) Hibernate
8 39 (12.11%) HTML5
9 36 (11.18%) JSP
9 36 (11.18%) .NET
10 33 (10.25%) XHTML
11 31 (9.63%) RESTful
11 31 (9.63%) Spring MVC
12 27 (8.39%) Ajax
13 26 (8.07%) CSS3
14 25 (7.76%) JSON
15 20 (6.21%) JDBC
15 20 (6.21%) FreeMarker
15 20 (6.21%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.91%) User Experience
2 47 (14.60%) Computer Science
3 38 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (11.49%) Mobile App
5 21 (6.52%) Open Source
6 20 (6.21%) PMI
7 14 (4.35%) Over-the-Top Content
7 14 (4.35%) IPTV
7 14 (4.35%) W3C
8 13 (4.04%) Wiki
8 13 (4.04%) Blog
8 13 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (3.42%) Client/Server
10 9 (2.80%) iPad
10 9 (2.80%) Video on Demand
11 8 (2.48%) Physics
12 6 (1.86%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.86%) Mathematics
13 5 (1.55%) Digital Media
13 5 (1.55%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 46 (14.29%) Linux
2 32 (9.94%) Android
3 21 (6.52%) Windows
4 16 (4.97%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.31%) SUSE
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (45.96%) Scrum
3 98 (30.43%) TDD
4 80 (24.84%) Coaching
5 78 (24.22%) E-Commerce
6 65 (20.19%) Project Management
7 56 (17.39%) MVC
8 55 (17.08%) Mentoring
9 46 (14.29%) BDD
9 46 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 42 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (11.49%) DevOps
12 35 (10.87%) Automated Testing
13 34 (10.56%) Software Delivery
14 32 (9.94%) Line Management
14 32 (9.94%) User Stories
15 27 (8.39%) Kanban
16 26 (8.07%) Mobile Application Development
17 25 (7.76%) OO
18 23 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 164 (50.93%) Java
2 81 (25.16%) JavaScript
3 62 (19.25%) SQL
4 25 (7.76%) C#
5 13 (4.04%) Scala
6 12 (3.73%) HQL
7 9 (2.80%) Python
7 9 (2.80%) PHP
7 9 (2.80%) C++
8 8 (2.48%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.86%) Groovy
9 6 (1.86%) Perl
10 5 (1.55%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.24%) Go
11 4 (1.24%) C
11 4 (1.24%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.93%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.62%) Ruby
14 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (18.32%) Degree
2 20 (6.21%) PMI Certification
3 13 (4.04%) APMP
4 8 (2.48%) PhD
5 7 (2.17%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.93%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (15.53%) QA
2 16 (4.97%) SLA
3 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.55%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.55%) Oozie
Vendors
1 36 (11.18%) hybris
2 26 (8.07%) Oracle
3 20 (6.21%) Endeca
4 17 (5.28%) ATG
5 15 (4.66%) Progress
6 12 (3.73%) Informatica
7 11 (3.42%) Google
8 10 (3.11%) Microsoft
9 6 (1.86%) HP
10 5 (1.55%) Sitecore
11 4 (1.24%) Demandware
12 3 (0.93%) Percussion
12 3 (0.93%) Cloudera
12 3 (0.93%) New Relic
13 2 (0.62%) Twitter
13 2 (0.62%) IBM
14 1 (0.31%) TIBCO
14 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
14 1 (0.31%) Charles River
14 1 (0.31%) Adobe
Yorkshire
NTT DATA
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £36000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
TRG
Salary: 30000-36000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex and West Sussex-Burgess...
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsburys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Sainsburys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Sainsbury
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Sainsbury
Posted: 9 days ago