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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Velocity
Rank 205 - 200
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% - 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% - 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.86% +27.77%
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
2064 1846 2030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.13% 35.97% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1881 1593 1813
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,780
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -
Warwickshire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (70.00%) V-Model
2 5 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Demand Management
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Tester
2 4 (40.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Business Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Chief Information Officer
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) V-Model
2 5 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Demand Management
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) HP
Warwick, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsburys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Sainsbury
Posted: 10 days ago