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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 722 709 714
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 181 168 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.40% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 125 129 147
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%

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
43211 42387 46827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.73% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36321 36827 41116
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -4 175 £52,500 +5.00% 30
London -53 93 £55,000 - 15
South East +7 56 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Berkshire +12 16 £43,000 -36.29% 2
Hampshire -1 15 £40,000 -4.76% 5
City of London -7 11 £57,500 +4.54% 3
East Midlands - 11 £44,000 -
South West - 11 £42,500 -
Derbyshire - 11 £44,000 -
Derby - 11 £44,000 -
Bristol - 10 £42,500 -
Petersfield -7 7 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Reading 0 6 £31,000 -31.11%
Oxford - 6 - -
Oxfordshire - 6 - -
Kent +3 5 - -
Ealing +3 5 £50,000 +2.04%
Scotland -10 5 £68,000 +29.52%
Southampton - 5 £37,500 - 1
Canterbury - 5 - -
Bracknell - 5 £57,500 - 1
East Sussex -28 4 £57,500 +91.66%
Brighton -29 4 £57,500 +91.66%
Edinburgh - 4 £69,000 -
Middlesex - 4 £71,500 -
Slough +5 3 £72,500 +7.40%
West Sussex -15 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Yorkshire -38 3 £41,500 +7.79% 2
Teddington - 3 £35,000 -
South Yorkshire -17 2 £41,500 +7.79% 2

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 289 (71.89%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (55.72%) Java
3 185 (46.02%) Scrum
4 140 (34.83%) HTML
5 137 (34.08%) TDD
6 128 (31.84%) JavaScript
7 125 (31.09%) Spring
8 117 (29.10%) CSS
9 107 (26.62%) XML
10 97 (24.13%) Web Services
11 89 (22.14%) Degree
12 87 (21.64%) J2EE
13 75 (18.66%) SQL
13 75 (18.66%) MVC
14 73 (18.16%) Hibernate
14 73 (18.16%) XHTML
14 73 (18.16%) JIRA
15 70 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
15 70 (17.41%) Tomcat
16 69 (17.16%) Mentoring
17 67 (16.67%) jQuery
18 65 (16.17%) JSP
19 61 (15.17%) E-Commerce
20 60 (14.93%) JUnit
21 58 (14.43%) Subversion
22 56 (13.93%) Project Management
23 55 (13.68%) XSLT
23 55 (13.68%) Git (software)
23 55 (13.68%) HTML5
24 54 (13.43%) BDD

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 70 (17.41%) Tomcat
2 45 (11.19%) Apache
3 25 (6.22%) Apache Solr
4 21 (5.22%) Node.js
5 16 (3.98%) Liferay
5 16 (3.98%) Alfresco
6 14 (3.48%) Confluence
6 14 (3.48%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.74%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.49%) CMS
9 5 (1.24%) WordPress
10 4 (1.00%) Drupal
10 4 (1.00%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.50%) Mule
12 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.25%) nginx
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.25%) IIS
12 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.99%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.49%) ArcView
4 2 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.98%) GitHub
2 13 (3.23%) SaaS
3 11 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.74%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.25%) Force.com
5 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.96%) HTTP
2 6 (1.49%) DSL
3 5 (1.24%) SMS
4 4 (1.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.00%) SDH
4 4 (1.00%) Internet
4 4 (1.00%) MPLS
5 3 (0.75%) FTP
5 3 (0.75%) AMQP
6 2 (0.50%) CTI
7 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (11.94%) MySQL
2 38 (9.45%) MongoDB
3 25 (6.22%) Big Data
4 21 (5.22%) SQL Server
4 21 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (4.23%) Relational Database
6 15 (3.73%) Data Mining
7 14 (3.48%) Oracle Database
8 13 (3.23%) NoSQL
8 13 (3.23%) RDBMS
8 13 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (3.23%) Hadoop
9 12 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (1.99%) Riak
12 6 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.49%) DB2
13 4 (1.00%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.75%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 73 (18.16%) JIRA
2 60 (14.93%) JUnit
3 58 (14.43%) Subversion
4 55 (13.68%) Git (software)
5 48 (11.94%) Maven
6 46 (11.44%) Eclipse
7 41 (10.20%) Ant
8 27 (6.72%) Cucumber
8 27 (6.72%) Jenkins
9 26 (6.47%) Gradle
10 18 (4.48%) Selenium
11 17 (4.23%) Visual Studio
12 16 (3.98%) IntelliJ
13 12 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (2.74%) Grunt
15 10 (2.49%) Mockito
16 9 (2.24%) Hudson
16 9 (2.24%) TeamCity
16 9 (2.24%) NUnit
17 7 (1.74%) SpecFlow
General
1 36 (8.96%) Finance
2 28 (6.97%) Marketing
3 22 (5.47%) Games
4 18 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.24%) Publishing
5 9 (2.24%) Retail
6 8 (1.99%) Banking
7 5 (1.24%) Front Office
7 5 (1.24%) Back Office
8 4 (1.00%) Advertising
9 2 (0.50%) Local Government
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 211 (52.49%) Developer
2 106 (26.37%) Java Developer
3 105 (26.12%) ScrumMaster
4 47 (11.69%) Senior Developer
5 36 (8.96%) Front-End Developer
6 31 (7.71%) Project Manager
7 28 (6.97%) UI Developer
8 23 (5.72%) Agile Project Manager
9 22 (5.47%) Senior Java Developer
10 16 (3.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 15 (3.73%) UI Programmer
12 13 (3.23%) Architect
12 13 (3.23%) Web Developer
13 12 (2.99%) Software Developer
14 11 (2.74%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 10 (2.49%) Principal Engineer
15 10 (2.49%) Technical Leader
15 10 (2.49%) Solutions Architect
15 10 (2.49%) Java Engineer
16 9 (2.24%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (34.83%) HTML
2 125 (31.09%) Spring
3 117 (29.10%) CSS
4 107 (26.62%) XML
5 97 (24.13%) Web Services
6 87 (21.64%) J2EE
7 73 (18.16%) XHTML
7 73 (18.16%) Hibernate
8 67 (16.67%) jQuery
9 65 (16.17%) JSP
10 55 (13.68%) XSLT
10 55 (13.68%) HTML5
11 54 (13.43%) .NET
12 47 (11.69%) FreeMarker
13 42 (10.45%) Servlets
14 41 (10.20%) CSS3
15 37 (9.20%) Ajax
16 34 (8.46%) RESTful
17 33 (8.21%) Spring MVC
17 33 (8.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 70 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (10.95%) Open Source
3 42 (10.45%) Computer Science
4 38 (9.45%) User Experience
5 31 (7.71%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (6.22%) Mobile App
7 22 (5.47%) W3C
8 20 (4.98%) Social Media
9 17 (4.23%) IPTV
9 17 (4.23%) Video on Demand
10 15 (3.73%) Client/Server
11 14 (3.48%) Social Network
12 13 (3.23%) Physics
13 11 (2.74%) iPhone
14 10 (2.49%) iPad
15 9 (2.24%) Visualisation
15 9 (2.24%) Mathematics
16 7 (1.74%) Blog
17 6 (1.49%) GIS
17 6 (1.49%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 45 (11.19%) Linux
2 30 (7.46%) Android
3 25 (6.22%) Apple iOS
4 18 (4.48%) Solaris
5 16 (3.98%) Windows
6 11 (2.74%) UNIX
7 6 (1.49%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.25%) Debian
8 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (71.89%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (46.02%) Scrum
3 137 (34.08%) TDD
4 75 (18.66%) MVC
5 69 (17.16%) Mentoring
6 61 (15.17%) E-Commerce
7 56 (13.93%) Project Management
8 54 (13.43%) Coaching
8 54 (13.43%) BDD
9 53 (13.18%) OO
10 50 (12.44%) Kanban
11 47 (11.69%) Software Engineering
12 46 (11.44%) Automated Testing
12 46 (11.44%) Pair Programming
13 43 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
14 40 (9.95%) SOA
15 32 (7.96%) Continuous Improvement
16 26 (6.47%) UML
17 25 (6.22%) Project Planning
17 25 (6.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 224 (55.72%) Java
2 128 (31.84%) JavaScript
3 75 (18.66%) SQL
4 33 (8.21%) Groovy
5 29 (7.21%) Scala
5 29 (7.21%) PHP
6 28 (6.97%) C#
7 21 (5.22%) C++
7 21 (5.22%) Python
8 13 (3.23%) HQL
9 12 (2.99%) PL/SQL
10 8 (1.99%) Ruby
11 7 (1.74%) Perl
12 5 (1.24%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.00%) C
14 2 (0.50%) Erlang
14 2 (0.50%) RPG
15 1 (0.25%) VBA
15 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 89 (22.14%) Degree
2 7 (1.74%) SC Cleared
2 7 (1.74%) Security Cleared
2 7 (1.74%) PhD
3 3 (0.75%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.50%) ISEB
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.25%) PMP
5 1 (0.25%) MCP
5 1 (0.25%) MCAD
5 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.20%) QA
2 4 (1.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.50%) WAI
Systems Management
1 10 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.75%) Puppet
4 1 (0.25%) Nagios
4 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (10.20%) Oracle
2 22 (5.47%) Microsoft
3 16 (3.98%) GigaSpaces
4 13 (3.23%) SAP
5 12 (2.99%) JD Edwards
5 12 (2.99%) hybris
5 12 (2.99%) Endeca
6 9 (2.24%) Progress
7 7 (1.74%) HP
7 7 (1.74%) Google
8 6 (1.49%) ESRI
8 6 (1.49%) Informatica
8 6 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.24%) IBM
9 5 (1.24%) JBoss
9 5 (1.24%) Ab Initio
9 5 (1.24%) Teradata
10 4 (1.00%) Cramer
10 4 (1.00%) Cognizant
11 3 (0.75%) Talend
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Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £68000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Hudson - London
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits + bonus + pension +++
Posted: 3 days ago
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Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000. - £60000.00 per annum + flexi hours + benefits package
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Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Posted: 6 days ago
Petersfield
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
iKonnect
Salary: £30 - £45 per annum + negotiable
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Petersfield
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Petersfield
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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