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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank 225 212 234
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 9 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.020% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.055% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Median salary £62,500 - £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £59,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.26% +11.76%
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
2028 1810 1955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.00% 35.32% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1740 1610 1798
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 3 December 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
Coventry - 5 £62,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 - - 2
Warwickshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) QA
3 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (76.92%) TDD
4 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (76.92%) Project Governance
4 10 (76.92%) CRM
4 10 (76.92%) OO
4 10 (76.92%) Project Management
4 10 (76.92%) Scrum
4 10 (76.92%) Line Management
4 10 (76.92%) People Management
4 10 (76.92%) SDLC
5 9 (69.23%) Finance
6 5 (38.46%) Kanban
6 5 (38.46%) Product Management
6 5 (38.46%) JIRA
6 5 (38.46%) Retail
6 5 (38.46%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (15.38%) Erlang
7 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (15.38%) OOP
7 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
7 2 (15.38%) SOA
7 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) SOAP
7 2 (15.38%) .NET

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Neo4j
2 1 (7.69%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA Agile
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Development Manager
1 10 (76.92%) Development Project Manager
1 10 (76.92%) Project Manager
2 5 (38.46%) IT Development Manager
2 5 (38.46%) IT Manager
2 5 (38.46%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Development Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Architect
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Database Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) Kafka
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) WinForms
2 1 (7.69%) WPF
2 1 (7.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (76.92%) CRM
2 10 (76.92%) Line Management
2 10 (76.92%) OO
2 10 (76.92%) People Management
2 10 (76.92%) Project Governance
2 10 (76.92%) Project Management
2 10 (76.92%) Scrum
2 10 (76.92%) SDLC
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Kanban
3 5 (38.46%) Product Management
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Programming
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) Service Design
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Erlang
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
3 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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