The first table below looks at the demand for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 17 April 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 for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 95 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.25% 0.080% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £60,000 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.27%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
450 573 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.10% 45.88% 37.00%
Number of salaries quoted 405 526 372
Average salary £35,000 £34,750 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% +13.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Velocity
UK

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Velocity across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Velocity
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Velocity across the Wales region.

Velocity Salary Trend in Wales

Velocity
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Wales - 2 £60,000 - 2
South Wales -4 1 £50,000 +51.51%
Velocity
UK

Velocity
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) ScrumMaster
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swansea
Kainos
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 30+ days ago