The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Velocity
Rank 256 214 216
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +2
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 3 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.040% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.33% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 10
Average salary £41,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £38,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £38,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -3.22%
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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2654 2138 2511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.72% 39.73% 42.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2149 1740 2178
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Velocity across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Velocity
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Velocity across the Yorkshire region.

Velocity Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Velocity
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
South Yorkshire -24 2 £41,500 +7.79% 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Velocity
England

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 2 (50.00%) FreeMarker
2 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) J2SE
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) Groovy
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) RSpec
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Magnolia
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) C#

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (25.00%) Magnolia
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) RSpec
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (25.00%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 2 (50.00%) FreeMarker
2 2 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) J2SE
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) Grails
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) AOP
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Groovy
3 1 (25.00%) C#