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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 791 738 686
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -52
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 101 193 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.42% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 81 147 165
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +12.35%

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
41070 45471 43326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.50% 38.87% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35057 38635 37492
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 £62,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -69 99 £55,000 +4.76% 20
London -38 58 £60,000 +9.09% 4
South East -25 17 £58,750 +17.50% 4
Yorkshire +15 12 £43,000 +1.17% 3
City of London 0 7 £67,500 +38.46%
East Sussex +32 6 £60,000 +23.71%
West Yorkshire +15 6 £57,500 +35.29% 3
Sheffield - 6 £33,000 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £33,000 -
Brighton +28 4 £56,250 +15.97%
Berkshire -5 4 £51,250 -21.15%
West Midlands - 4 £32,500 - 3
Leeds - 4 £60,000 - 3
Manchester +8 3 £72,500 +31.81% 5
West Sussex 0 3 - -
North West -3 3 £72,500 +31.81% 5
Birmingham - 3 £32,500 - 1
Hove - 3 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 3 £45,000 -
Surrey +17 2 £67,500 +12.50% 3
Reading +5 2 £68,750 +121.77%
Buckinghamshire +3 2 £61,500 +75.71%
Ealing -28 2 - -
Durham - 2 £55,000 -
St Albans - 2 £52,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £48,750 -
South Wales - 2 £48,750 -
East of England - 2 £52,500 -
North East - 2 £55,000 - 1
Wales - 2 £48,750 -

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 194 (67.83%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (49.65%) Scrum
3 132 (46.15%) Java
4 81 (28.32%) TDD
5 73 (25.52%) HTML
6 60 (20.98%) JavaScript
6 60 (20.98%) Coaching
7 57 (19.93%) Project Management
8 54 (18.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 52 (18.18%) User Experience
10 51 (17.83%) CSS
11 50 (17.48%) J2EE
11 50 (17.48%) Degree
12 49 (17.13%) Web Services
13 48 (16.78%) E-Commerce
14 46 (16.08%) Finance
15 45 (15.73%) Spring
15 45 (15.73%) Mentoring
16 44 (15.38%) Automated Testing
17 41 (14.34%) jQuery
17 41 (14.34%) QA
18 38 (13.29%) HTML5
19 37 (12.94%) SDLC
19 37 (12.94%) Linux
19 37 (12.94%) MVC
20 36 (12.59%) XML
20 36 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
20 36 (12.59%) User Stories
21 34 (11.89%) BDD
21 34 (11.89%) Computer Science

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (5.94%) Apache Solr
2 14 (4.90%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.50%) Apache
4 9 (3.15%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (3.15%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.45%) Apache Spark
6 6 (2.10%) CMS
7 5 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.75%) Apache Pig
8 3 (1.05%) Drupal
8 3 (1.05%) WordPress
8 3 (1.05%) Documentum
8 3 (1.05%) FileNet
9 2 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.70%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.70%) Confluence
9 2 (0.70%) Node.js
10 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.15%) MS Project
3 4 (1.40%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.05%) MS Office
5 1 (0.35%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (2.80%) RMDS
2 6 (2.10%) Eikon
3 2 (0.70%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.20%) SaaS
3 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.40%) Rackspace Cloud
5 3 (1.05%) GitHub
6 2 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.70%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.80%) TCP/IP
1 8 (2.80%) Multicast
2 7 (2.45%) HTTP
2 7 (2.45%) Internet
3 4 (1.40%) MVNO
4 2 (0.70%) DNS
4 2 (0.70%) SSL
5 1 (0.35%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.44%) MySQL
2 9 (3.15%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (3.15%) Hadoop
3 7 (2.45%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.45%) Big Data
3 7 (2.45%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.75%) Apache Hive
5 3 (1.05%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.05%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.05%) HBase
5 3 (1.05%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.05%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (0.70%) BigQuery
6 2 (0.70%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.35%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.35%) KDB
Development Applications
1 30 (10.49%) JUnit
2 26 (9.09%) JIRA
3 24 (8.39%) Maven
4 21 (7.34%) Eclipse
5 20 (6.99%) Ant
6 19 (6.64%) Git (software)
7 14 (4.90%) Subversion
8 12 (4.20%) Android Studio
9 9 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (3.15%) Hudson
10 8 (2.80%) Selenium
11 7 (2.45%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.75%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.75%) Jasmine
12 5 (1.75%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (1.40%) SpecFlow
13 4 (1.40%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.40%) IntelliJ
14 3 (1.05%) JMeter
14 3 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 46 (16.08%) Finance
2 17 (5.94%) Retail
3 12 (4.20%) Games
4 10 (3.50%) Back Office
5 8 (2.80%) Banking
5 8 (2.80%) Marketing
6 6 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.75%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.75%) Online Betting
8 4 (1.40%) Publishing
9 3 (1.05%) Electronics
9 3 (1.05%) Law
10 2 (0.70%) Advertising
10 2 (0.70%) German Language
11 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.35%) Billing
11 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 87 (30.42%) Developer
2 60 (20.98%) ScrumMaster
3 42 (14.69%) Project Manager
4 33 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 22 (7.69%) Technical Manager
6 19 (6.64%) Android Developer
7 17 (5.94%) Delivery Manager
7 17 (5.94%) Technical Project Manager
8 16 (5.59%) Front-End Developer
9 15 (5.24%) UI Developer
9 15 (5.24%) Development Manager
10 14 (4.90%) Senior Developer
11 13 (4.55%) UI Programmer
12 12 (4.20%) Analyst
12 12 (4.20%) Software Manager
13 10 (3.50%) Agile Project Manager
14 9 (3.15%) Software Delivery Manager
14 9 (3.15%) Software Delivery Project Manager
14 9 (3.15%) Delivery Project Manager
14 9 (3.15%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (25.52%) HTML
2 51 (17.83%) CSS
3 50 (17.48%) J2EE
4 49 (17.13%) Web Services
5 45 (15.73%) Spring
6 41 (14.34%) jQuery
7 38 (13.29%) HTML5
8 36 (12.59%) XML
9 29 (10.14%) Hibernate
9 29 (10.14%) JSP
9 29 (10.14%) RESTful
10 28 (9.79%) CSS3
11 27 (9.44%) .NET
12 23 (8.04%) XHTML
12 23 (8.04%) FreeMarker
12 23 (8.04%) Spring MVC
13 18 (6.29%) SOAP
14 17 (5.94%) JSON
15 16 (5.59%) Backbone.js
16 12 (4.20%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 52 (18.18%) User Experience
2 36 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (11.89%) Computer Science
4 21 (7.34%) Mobile App
5 19 (6.64%) PMI
6 14 (4.90%) W3C
7 11 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (3.15%) Wiki
8 9 (3.15%) iPad
9 8 (2.80%) IPTV
9 8 (2.80%) Over-the-Top Content
10 7 (2.45%) Mathematics
10 7 (2.45%) Physics
11 6 (2.10%) Data Extraction
12 5 (1.75%) Online Games
12 5 (1.75%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.75%) Mainframe
13 4 (1.40%) Fixed Income
13 4 (1.40%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.40%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.94%) Linux
2 33 (11.54%) Android
3 15 (5.24%) Apple iOS
4 14 (4.90%) Windows
5 10 (3.50%) UNIX
6 8 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (67.83%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (49.65%) Scrum
3 81 (28.32%) TDD
4 60 (20.98%) Coaching
5 57 (19.93%) Project Management
6 54 (18.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 48 (16.78%) E-Commerce
8 45 (15.73%) Mentoring
9 44 (15.38%) Automated Testing
10 37 (12.94%) MVC
10 37 (12.94%) SDLC
11 36 (12.59%) User Stories
12 34 (11.89%) BDD
12 34 (11.89%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (10.84%) Analytics
14 29 (10.14%) Kanban
15 28 (9.79%) DevOps
16 27 (9.44%) OO
17 26 (9.09%) Web Development
18 23 (8.04%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (46.15%) Java
2 60 (20.98%) JavaScript
3 32 (11.19%) SQL
4 17 (5.94%) C#
5 11 (3.85%) Python
6 9 (3.15%) Scala
7 7 (2.45%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.45%) PHP
8 6 (2.10%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.10%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.40%) HQL
9 4 (1.40%) Ruby
9 4 (1.40%) Groovy
10 3 (1.05%) Perl
11 2 (0.70%) C++
11 2 (0.70%) VBA
11 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.70%) Go
12 1 (0.35%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 50 (17.48%) Degree
2 19 (6.64%) PMI Certification
3 9 (3.15%) APMP
4 8 (2.80%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.45%) PhD
6 3 (1.05%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.70%) OCP
7 2 (0.70%) OCA
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (14.34%) QA
2 12 (4.20%) SLA
3 2 (0.70%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.75%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (2.80%) Puppet
1 8 (2.80%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (1.75%) Oozie
3 4 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.70%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (6.99%) hybris
2 14 (4.90%) Oracle
3 11 (3.85%) Progress
4 9 (3.15%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.15%) ATG
5 8 (2.80%) Endeca
5 8 (2.80%) Google
5 8 (2.80%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.80%) Reuters
6 5 (1.75%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.75%) New Relic
7 4 (1.40%) HP
8 3 (1.05%) Percussion
8 3 (1.05%) VMware
8 3 (1.05%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.70%) DataCash
9 2 (0.70%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.70%) WorldPay
9 2 (0.70%) VeriFone
9 2 (0.70%) Wincor Nixdorf
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + CAR + BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 37000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per day plus bonus etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
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Leeds
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car and 20% bonus
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Leeds
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Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Car, 20% bonus
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