The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank 794 866 797
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -69
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 116 97 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.089% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.24% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 96 78 129
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%

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
36523 41210 43549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.74% 37.67% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31649 35355 36590
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Velocity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +77 114 £60,000 +11.62% 16
London +52 66 £68,750 +19.56% 8
South East +31 17 £55,000 +10.00% 5
City of London +53 10 £60,000 +100.00%
East of England +26 8 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Bristol - 8 £52,500 -
South West - 8 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +30 7 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Abingdon - 6 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 6 - - 1
Sheffield +22 5 £40,000 +21.21%
South Yorkshire +14 5 £40,000 +21.21%
Berkshire +12 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
East Midlands - 5 - - 1
Northampton - 5 - -
Northamptonshire - 5 - -
Norwich - 4 £40,000 -
Norfolk - 4 £40,000 -
Reading +17 3 £55,000 -31.25%
Hampshire +14 3 £37,500 +1.35%
Portsmouth - 3 £37,500 -
Cambridge +19 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Leeds +19 2 £61,250 +6.52%
Surrey +16 2 £70,000 +27.27% 1
West Yorkshire +15 2 £61,250 +6.52% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 2 £52,500 -12.50%
West Midlands -17 2 £55,000 +69.23%
Warwickshire - 2 £55,000 -
Southwark - 2 £67,500 -
Woking - 2 £70,000 -

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing Velocity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Velocity.

1 184 (64.56%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (40.35%) Scrum
3 98 (34.39%) Java
4 85 (29.82%) TDD
5 70 (24.56%) DevOps
6 69 (24.21%) Linux
7 62 (21.75%) Web Services
8 61 (21.40%) Finance
9 55 (19.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 54 (18.95%) JavaScript
11 52 (18.25%) HTML
12 49 (17.19%) BDD
13 46 (16.14%) Spring
14 45 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
14 45 (15.79%) JUnit
14 45 (15.79%) Docker
15 44 (15.44%) Degree
16 43 (15.09%) Python
16 43 (15.09%) Opscode Chef
16 43 (15.09%) Puppet
17 42 (14.74%) Hibernate
18 41 (14.39%) Automated Testing
18 41 (14.39%) JIRA
18 41 (14.39%) QA
18 41 (14.39%) Amazon AWS
18 41 (14.39%) Mentoring
19 40 (14.04%) Oracle
20 38 (13.33%) MVC
21 36 (12.63%) JSON
21 36 (12.63%) Ruby

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (6.67%) Apache Solr
2 18 (6.32%) Tomcat
3 13 (4.56%) CMS
4 10 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.46%) Apache
5 7 (2.46%) Apache Spark
5 7 (2.46%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.11%) Apache Pig
6 6 (2.11%) JBoss
6 6 (2.11%) Liferay
6 6 (2.11%) Magnolia
6 6 (2.11%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.75%) SAS
8 4 (1.40%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.05%) Drupal
9 3 (1.05%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.70%) WordPress
11 1 (0.35%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (3.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.40%) MS Office
4 4 (1.40%) MS Project
4 4 (1.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.35%) Magento
1 1 (0.35%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 41 (14.39%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (8.42%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (3.16%) IaaS
3 9 (3.16%) PaaS
4 6 (2.11%) Google Play
5 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.05%) Office 365
6 2 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.91%) Big Data
2 14 (4.91%) MySQL
2 14 (4.91%) QlikView
3 11 (3.86%) Hadoop
4 9 (3.16%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.81%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (2.46%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.11%) Apache Hive
7 6 (2.11%) Impala
7 6 (2.11%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.75%) Spotfire
8 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.40%) DB2
10 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 45 (15.79%) JUnit
2 41 (14.39%) JIRA
3 34 (11.93%) Maven
4 29 (10.18%) Ant
5 25 (8.77%) Git (software)
6 22 (7.72%) Jenkins
6 22 (7.72%) JIRA Agile
6 22 (7.72%) Mockito
7 15 (5.26%) Eclipse
8 14 (4.91%) gulp
8 14 (4.91%) Subversion
9 13 (4.56%) Android Studio
9 13 (4.56%) Gradle
10 10 (3.51%) webpack
11 6 (2.11%) Genymotion
11 6 (2.11%) IntelliJ
12 5 (1.75%) FitNesse
12 5 (1.75%) SonarQube
13 4 (1.40%) Liquibase
13 4 (1.40%) TeamCity
General
1 61 (21.40%) Finance
2 26 (9.12%) Banking
3 12 (4.21%) Games
4 11 (3.86%) Retail
5 7 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.11%) Publishing
7 4 (1.40%) Law
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (29.47%) Developer
2 75 (26.32%) Scrum Master
3 45 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 44 (15.44%) Senior Developer
5 39 (13.68%) Java Developer
6 32 (11.23%) Agile Scrum Master
7 24 (8.42%) Senior Java Developer
8 20 (7.02%) Senior DevOps
8 20 (7.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 17 (5.96%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 16 (5.61%) Lead DevOps
10 16 (5.61%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 12 (4.21%) Agile Coach
11 12 (4.21%) Project Manager
11 12 (4.21%) WebOps Engineer
12 11 (3.86%) IT Engineer
12 11 (3.86%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (3.86%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 10 (3.51%) DevOps Manager
13 10 (3.51%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (21.75%) Web Services
2 52 (18.25%) HTML
3 46 (16.14%) Spring
4 42 (14.74%) Hibernate
5 36 (12.63%) JSON
6 34 (11.93%) CSS
7 32 (11.23%) JSP
8 30 (10.53%) XML
9 28 (9.82%) Spring MVC
10 27 (9.47%) J2EE
11 24 (8.42%) FreeMarker
11 24 (8.42%) RESTful
12 22 (7.72%) Spring Web Flow
13 21 (7.37%) AngularJS
14 18 (6.32%) SOAP
15 15 (5.26%) Servlets
16 13 (4.56%) .NET
16 13 (4.56%) jQuery
17 12 (4.21%) Ajax
18 11 (3.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
1 26 (9.12%) Fintech
2 20 (7.02%) User Experience
2 20 (7.02%) Virtual Team
3 10 (3.51%) Data Structures
3 10 (3.51%) iPad
3 10 (3.51%) Public Cloud
4 8 (2.81%) Derivative
4 8 (2.81%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.46%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.46%) Digital Media
6 6 (2.11%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.75%) Equities
8 4 (1.40%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (1.40%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.40%) Statistics
9 3 (1.05%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.05%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.70%) Social Media
10 2 (0.70%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 69 (24.21%) Linux
2 15 (5.26%) Android
3 6 (2.11%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.75%) Unix
4 5 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (64.56%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (40.35%) Scrum
3 85 (29.82%) TDD
4 70 (24.56%) DevOps
5 55 (19.30%) Continuous Improvement
6 49 (17.19%) BDD
7 45 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 41 (14.39%) Automated Testing
8 41 (14.39%) Mentoring
9 38 (13.33%) MVC
10 35 (12.28%) Kanban
11 34 (11.93%) Continuous Delivery
12 33 (11.58%) Migration
13 30 (10.53%) Line Management
13 30 (10.53%) Web Development
14 28 (9.82%) Configuration Management
14 28 (9.82%) Waterfall
15 26 (9.12%) Coaching
16 24 (8.42%) Auto-Scaling
16 24 (8.42%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (34.39%) Java
2 54 (18.95%) JavaScript
3 43 (15.09%) Python
4 36 (12.63%) Ruby
5 34 (11.93%) Bash Shell
6 33 (11.58%) PHP
7 22 (7.72%) SQL
8 17 (5.96%) Scala
9 16 (5.61%) Groovy
10 11 (3.86%) R
11 10 (3.51%) C#
12 5 (1.75%) C++
12 5 (1.75%) MATLAB
12 5 (1.75%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.75%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.40%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.40%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.05%) C
14 3 (1.05%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (15.44%) Degree
2 13 (4.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.75%) PhD
4 2 (0.70%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (14.39%) QA
2 6 (2.11%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.40%) SLA
4 2 (0.70%) SDET
System Software
1 45 (15.79%) Docker
2 6 (2.11%) Apache Flume
2 6 (2.11%) HDFS
3 2 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (15.09%) Opscode Chef
1 43 (15.09%) Puppet
2 34 (11.93%) Ansible
2 34 (11.93%) Packer
3 10 (3.51%) Rundeck
4 3 (1.05%) BladeLogic
4 3 (1.05%) Control-M
5 2 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.70%) Rancher
Vendors
1 40 (14.04%) Oracle
2 13 (4.56%) Atlassian
3 12 (4.21%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.86%) Tableau
5 8 (2.81%) Google
5 8 (2.81%) Informatica
6 6 (2.11%) Cloudera
6 6 (2.11%) Hortonworks
6 6 (2.11%) IBM
6 6 (2.11%) MapR
6 6 (2.11%) Netezza
6 6 (2.11%) Rally
6 6 (2.11%) Teradata
7 5 (1.75%) Ab Initio
7 5 (1.75%) Cognizant
7 5 (1.75%) Perforce
8 4 (1.40%) Calypso
8 4 (1.40%) Facebook
8 4 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.40%) Sybase
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