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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 204 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
1975 2007 1939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.32% 36.67% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1789 1719 1728
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
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 3 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 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 - 3 £32,500 -
Coventry - 1 £45,000 -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (42.86%) V-Model
3 6 (42.86%) SDLC
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
4 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
4 5 (35.71%) QA
4 5 (35.71%) Selenium
4 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Demand Management
6 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) ITSM
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 5 (35.71%) Selenium
1 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) QA Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) QA Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Automation Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Automation Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Automation Tester
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Chief Information Officer
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) V-Model
2 6 (42.86%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Demand Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Logistics
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITSM
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) HP
West Midlands
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