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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Velocity
England / West Midlands
Rank 202 215 214
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 11 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.039% 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.64% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Median salary £62,500 - £68,750
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 - £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 - £93,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.24% +14.11%

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
1730 1681 1678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.46% 32.93% 33.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1523 1455 1542
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Velocity across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Velocity Salary Histogram 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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Staffordshire - 7 £70,000 -
Coventry - 3 £62,500 -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 17 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (94.12%) QA
3 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) TDD
3 10 (58.82%) Project Governance
3 10 (58.82%) CRM
3 10 (58.82%) OO
3 10 (58.82%) Project Management
3 10 (58.82%) Scrum
3 10 (58.82%) Line Management
3 10 (58.82%) People Management
3 10 (58.82%) SDLC
4 9 (52.94%) Finance
5 7 (41.18%) N-Tier
5 7 (41.18%) SOA
5 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
5 7 (41.18%) SOAP
5 7 (41.18%) OOP
5 7 (41.18%) .NET
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
5 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
5 7 (41.18%) Functional Programming
5 7 (41.18%) Erlang
5 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
5 7 (41.18%) High Availability
5 7 (41.18%) Degree

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
1 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
1 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Neo4j
2 3 (17.65%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA Agile
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Development Manager
1 10 (58.82%) Development Project Manager
1 10 (58.82%) Project Manager
2 7 (41.18%) Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Development Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Project Manager
3 4 (23.53%) IT Development Manager
3 4 (23.53%) IT Manager
3 4 (23.53%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Software Architect
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Architect
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Solutions Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Database Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
1 7 (41.18%) SOAP
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
2 3 (17.65%) Ajax
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) HTML5
2 3 (17.65%) jQuery
2 3 (17.65%) Kafka
2 3 (17.65%) WinForms
2 3 (17.65%) WPF
2 3 (17.65%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
1 7 (41.18%) Inversion of Control
1 7 (41.18%) N-Tier
2 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (17.65%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (58.82%) CRM
1 10 (58.82%) Line Management
1 10 (58.82%) OO
1 10 (58.82%) People Management
1 10 (58.82%) Project Governance
1 10 (58.82%) Project Management
1 10 (58.82%) Scrum
1 10 (58.82%) SDLC
1 10 (58.82%) TDD
2 7 (41.18%) Functional Programming
2 7 (41.18%) High Availability
2 7 (41.18%) OOP
2 7 (41.18%) Service Design
2 7 (41.18%) SOA
2 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) Kanban
3 4 (23.53%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) Erlang
3 3 (17.65%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) TypeScript
3 3 (17.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (94.12%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft