The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Velocity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Velocity
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 729 759 782
Rank change year-on-year +30 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 115 159 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.42% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75 98 122
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,650 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.71% -2.77%  

Velocity is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 32363 37769 37899
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.35% 38.58% 37.80%
Number of salaries quoted 27860 32869 32490
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Velocity
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Velocity as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Velocity in England

Velocity
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Velocity in England

Velocity
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Velocity in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Velocity in England

Velocity
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
London +36 62 £65,000 -7.14% 7
West Midlands +45 15 £62,500 -
South East +61 13 £50,000 -9.09%
Yorkshire +21 7 £53,750 +34.37% 1
East of England +17 6 £55,000 +10.00%
East Midlands +5 6 £38,750 -29.54% 1
North East +7 3 £42,500 - 1
North West -13 3 £52,205 -19.68%
Velocity
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 England region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 154 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (48.57%) TDD
3 99 (47.14%) Scrum
4 88 (41.90%) Java
5 62 (29.52%) QA
6 56 (26.67%) User Experience
7 48 (22.86%) JavaScript
8 46 (21.90%) HTML
9 45 (21.43%) CSS
10 44 (20.95%) JSON
10 44 (20.95%) JIRA
11 43 (20.48%) Git (software)
12 42 (20.00%) Project Management
12 42 (20.00%) Finance
13 41 (19.52%) SDLC
14 40 (19.05%) Ajax
15 37 (17.62%) JUnit
16 35 (16.67%) Hibernate
17 33 (15.71%) E-Commerce
17 33 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
18 32 (15.24%) SQL
18 32 (15.24%) Configuration Management
19 31 (14.76%) Linux
19 31 (14.76%) OOP
19 31 (14.76%) jQuery
19 31 (14.76%) Degree
20 30 (14.29%) Spring
20 30 (14.29%) Computer Science
20 30 (14.29%) SQL Server
20 30 (14.29%) Coaching

Velocity
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (8.57%) Apache Solr
2 15 (7.14%) Confluence
3 10 (4.76%) OpenStack
4 8 (3.81%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.81%) WebLogic
4 8 (3.81%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.43%) JBoss
6 2 (0.95%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.95%) WildFly
7 1 (0.48%) Apache
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.48%) CMS
7 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.90%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.95%) MS Project
4 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.48%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.57%) Google Play
2 15 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (6.19%) PaaS
4 11 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (4.76%) SaaS
6 9 (4.29%) IaaS
7 8 (3.81%) GitHub
7 8 (3.81%) Trello
8 2 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.95%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.48%) Force.com
9 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.29%) VoIP
2 8 (3.81%) Internet
3 2 (0.95%) Skype
4 1 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.48%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 28 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 21 (10.00%) MySQL
3 21 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 20 (9.52%) RDBMS
5 17 (8.10%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.90%) Neo4j
6 4 (1.90%) Riak
7 1 (0.48%) Big Data
7 1 (0.48%) DB2
7 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 44 (20.95%) JIRA
2 43 (20.48%) Git (software)
3 37 (17.62%) JUnit
4 27 (12.86%) Subversion
5 22 (10.48%) Maven
6 21 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 11 (5.24%) Grunt
8 10 (4.76%) Ant
8 10 (4.76%) Artifactory
9 9 (4.29%) TestNG
9 9 (4.29%) Xcode
10 8 (3.81%) Automake
10 8 (3.81%) CMake
10 8 (3.81%) Hudson
10 8 (3.81%) JIRA Agile
10 8 (3.81%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (3.33%) Cucumber
11 7 (3.33%) SonarQube
12 6 (2.86%) Appium
13 4 (1.90%) Calabash
General
1 42 (20.00%) Finance
2 15 (7.14%) Games
3 7 (3.33%) Retail
4 4 (1.90%) Banking
5 3 (1.43%) Automotive
5 3 (1.43%) Marketing
5 3 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.95%) Advertising
6 2 (0.95%) Legal
7 1 (0.48%) Billing
7 1 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (39.52%) Developer
2 37 (17.62%) Scrum Master
3 33 (15.71%) Java Developer
4 27 (12.86%) Senior Developer
5 19 (9.05%) Architect
5 19 (9.05%) Project Manager
6 18 (8.57%) Agile Scrum Master
6 18 (8.57%) Android Developer
6 18 (8.57%) Delivery Manager
7 17 (8.10%) Analyst
7 17 (8.10%) UI Developer
8 16 (7.62%) E-Commerce Developer
8 16 (7.62%) Java E-Commerce Developer
9 15 (7.14%) Business Analyst
10 14 (6.67%) Development Manager
10 14 (6.67%) Development Project Manager
10 14 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
11 13 (6.19%) Java Scala Developer
11 13 (6.19%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (21.90%) HTML
2 45 (21.43%) CSS
3 44 (20.95%) JSON
4 40 (19.05%) Ajax
5 35 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 31 (14.76%) jQuery
7 30 (14.29%) Spring
8 25 (11.90%) HTML5
9 22 (10.48%) SOAP
10 20 (9.52%) CSS3
10 20 (9.52%) JMS
11 19 (9.05%) .NET
12 18 (8.57%) ActiveMQ
12 18 (8.57%) RxJava
13 17 (8.10%) Akka
13 17 (8.10%) J2EE
13 17 (8.10%) Lucene
13 17 (8.10%) RabbitMQ
13 17 (8.10%) Spring MVC
14 14 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (26.67%) User Experience
2 30 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 21 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.29%) N-Tier
6 8 (3.81%) Data Centre
6 8 (3.81%) Minimum Viable Product
7 6 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.86%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.38%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.90%) Replication
10 3 (1.43%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.95%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.48%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.48%) FMCG
12 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.48%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.76%) Linux
2 26 (12.38%) Android
3 15 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.86%) Windows
5 2 (0.95%) Debian
5 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.95%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.48%) Unix
6 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (48.57%) TDD
3 99 (47.14%) Scrum
4 42 (20.00%) Project Management
5 41 (19.52%) SDLC
6 33 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (15.71%) E-Commerce
7 32 (15.24%) Configuration Management
8 31 (14.76%) OOP
9 30 (14.29%) Coaching
9 30 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
10 29 (13.81%) Kanban
11 28 (13.33%) Open Source
12 27 (12.86%) Analytics
12 27 (12.86%) BDD
12 27 (12.86%) Mobile Development
12 27 (12.86%) SOLID
13 25 (11.90%) DevOps
14 22 (10.48%) MVC
14 22 (10.48%) OO
Programming Languages
1 88 (41.90%) Java
2 48 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 32 (15.24%) SQL
4 19 (9.05%) Scala
5 17 (8.10%) Groovy
6 11 (5.24%) Apple Swift
6 11 (5.24%) Objective-C
6 11 (5.24%) Python
7 9 (4.29%) Erlang
8 8 (3.81%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.81%) Perl
8 8 (3.81%) PowerShell
8 8 (3.81%) Ruby
9 4 (1.90%) C#
9 4 (1.90%) TypeScript
9 4 (1.90%) VB
10 2 (0.95%) Go
10 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.48%) R
11 1 (0.48%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 31 (14.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.48%) A+ Certification
2 1 (0.48%) MCP
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.48%) PhD
2 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (29.52%) QA
2 2 (0.95%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (3.81%) vCloud
1 8 (3.81%) vSphere
2 6 (2.86%) Docker
3 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.48%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (4.76%) Ansible
2 8 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.81%) Puppet
3 2 (0.95%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (10.00%) Google
2 16 (7.62%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.62%) Oracle
3 7 (3.33%) ServiceNow
4 4 (1.90%) Apple
4 4 (1.90%) Cognizant
4 4 (1.90%) Perforce
5 3 (1.43%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.95%) hybris
6 2 (0.95%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.48%) Adobe
7 1 (0.48%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.48%) Intel
7 1 (0.48%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.48%) New Relic
7 1 (0.48%) SAP
7 1 (0.48%) Sophos
7 1 (0.48%) Splunk
7 1 (0.48%) Terracotta
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Negotiable
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Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
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South East London
Itecco
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
Activus
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary Plus Company Benefits
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Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 16 days ago
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Venturi
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Life Cover
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £85000 Per Annum
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