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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 202 - 197
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.040% - 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £100,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
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
1729 1549 2020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.66% 35.86% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1330 1833
Average salary £37,500 £37,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Velocity across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
(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
Birmingham - 1 £100,000 -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Demand Management
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Relationships Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Chief Information Officer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Demand Management
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA