The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank 244 218 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.049% 0.17% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -12.19%
Velocity
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2098 2159 1745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.09% 40.32% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1793 1953 1498
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

Velocity
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Velocity Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Velocity
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Worcestershire - 2 £42,500 -
Walsall - 1 - -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Internet

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java