Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Velocity
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 887 959 1074
Rank change year-on-year +72 +115 -154
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 267 253 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.14% 0.099%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.36% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 220 201 160
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +19.05% -4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £79,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £61,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +17.14% -4.55%

Velocity is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67977 70054 78766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.25% 39.04% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 56921 61279 67934
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

Velocity
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Velocity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +15 141 £65,000 -7.14% 7
South East +39 36 £50,000 -4.76% 1
North of England +12 31 £45,221 +13.05% 4
South West +24 24 £50,000 -4.76%
East of England +11 22 £60,000 - 1
Yorkshire +23 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
North West +8 14 £66,000 - 3
Midlands +34 13 £42,500 -22.73% 2
East Midlands +32 8 - - 1
West Midlands +6 5 £42,500 -22.73% 1
North East - 2 £45,221 -
Velocity
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 193 (72.28%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (48.69%) Scrum
3 90 (33.71%) TDD
4 76 (28.46%) Test Automation
5 69 (25.84%) Java
6 67 (25.09%) Continuous Integration
6 67 (25.09%) Coaching
7 61 (22.85%) JavaScript
8 54 (20.22%) SQL
9 53 (19.85%) Finance
9 53 (19.85%) Kanban
10 48 (17.98%) User Stories
11 46 (17.23%) JIRA
12 45 (16.85%) Degree
12 45 (16.85%) SDLC
13 42 (15.73%) E-Commerce
13 42 (15.73%) Amazon AWS
14 41 (15.36%) Software Engineering
15 40 (14.98%) OO
16 38 (14.23%) DevOps
17 37 (13.86%) Continuous Delivery
18 36 (13.48%) BDD
19 35 (13.11%) MySQL
20 34 (12.73%) Git (software)
21 33 (12.36%) Continuous Improvement
21 33 (12.36%) Analytics
21 33 (12.36%) SQL Server
22 32 (11.99%) XML
22 32 (11.99%) Python
22 32 (11.99%) User Experience

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 17 (6.37%) Tomcat
2 16 (5.99%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.62%) Apache
4 12 (4.49%) nginx
5 11 (4.12%) K2 blackpearl
5 11 (4.12%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (3.37%) Confluence
7 9 (3.37%) OpenStack
8 7 (2.62%) Apache Spark
8 7 (2.62%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (2.62%) Liferay
8 7 (2.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (1.87%) CMS
10 4 (1.50%) Alfresco
10 4 (1.50%) Drupal
11 3 (1.12%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (1.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) LatentZero
1 1 (0.37%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 42 (15.73%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.62%) SaaS
3 7 (2.62%) Google Play
4 6 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.50%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (1.50%) GitHub
5 4 (1.50%) OpenShift
6 3 (1.12%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (1.12%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (0.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.75%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.75%) IaaS
7 2 (0.75%) Office 365
7 2 (0.75%) PaaS
7 2 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.37%) BlazeMeter
8 1 (0.37%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.87%) HTTP
2 6 (2.25%) DNS
2 6 (2.25%) Firewall
2 6 (2.25%) Intranet
3 4 (1.50%) Extranet
3 4 (1.50%) Internet
4 3 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.12%) VoIP
4 3 (1.12%) Wireless
5 2 (0.75%) DHCP
5 2 (0.75%) SNMP
5 2 (0.75%) SSH
6 1 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.37%) LAN
6 1 (0.37%) RTP
6 1 (0.37%) SMS
6 1 (0.37%) SSL
6 1 (0.37%) WAN
6 1 (0.37%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.11%) MySQL
2 33 (12.36%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.75%) Hadoop
4 9 (3.37%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.62%) Redis
7 6 (2.25%) Big Data
8 5 (1.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.50%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.12%) BigQuery
10 3 (1.12%) OLAP
10 3 (1.12%) OLTP
10 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.75%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 46 (17.23%) JIRA
2 34 (12.73%) Git (software)
3 31 (11.61%) Jenkins
4 25 (9.36%) Visual Studio
5 14 (5.24%) Maven
5 14 (5.24%) NUnit
6 12 (4.49%) Selenium
7 11 (4.12%) Cucumber
8 10 (3.75%) Eclipse
8 10 (3.75%) WebDriver
9 6 (2.25%) PyCharm
9 6 (2.25%) Subversion
9 6 (2.25%) Xcode
10 4 (1.50%) JUnit
10 4 (1.50%) PostCSS
11 3 (1.12%) HP UFT
11 3 (1.12%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (1.12%) SpecFlow
General
1 53 (19.85%) Finance
2 22 (8.24%) Retail
3 12 (4.49%) Games
4 11 (4.12%) Online Betting
5 9 (3.37%) Law
6 8 (3.00%) Banking
6 8 (3.00%) Legal
6 8 (3.00%) Marketing
7 5 (1.87%) Automotive
8 2 (0.75%) Advertising
9 1 (0.37%) Front Office
9 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (28.09%) Scrum Master
2 59 (22.10%) Developer
3 30 (11.24%) Senior Developer
4 24 (8.99%) Analyst
5 20 (7.49%) Software Manager
6 17 (6.37%) DevOps Engineer
7 16 (5.99%) Agile Scrum Master
8 15 (5.62%) C# Developer
8 15 (5.62%) Java Developer
9 13 (4.87%) Software Developer
10 11 (4.12%) C# Software Developer
10 11 (4.12%) Delivery Manager
10 11 (4.12%) Test Automation Engineer
11 10 (3.75%) Project Manager
11 10 (3.75%) Test Engineer
12 9 (3.37%) Android Developer
13 8 (3.00%) .NET Developer
13 8 (3.00%) Agile Project Manager
13 8 (3.00%) Development Manager
13 8 (3.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.99%) XML
2 30 (11.24%) Web Services
3 29 (10.86%) AngularJS
3 29 (10.86%) HTML
4 27 (10.11%) JSON
5 26 (9.74%) jQuery
6 24 (8.99%) RabbitMQ
6 24 (8.99%) Spring
7 23 (8.61%) .NET
8 20 (7.49%) HTML5
9 19 (7.12%) CSS
10 17 (6.37%) React
11 15 (5.62%) Node.js
11 15 (5.62%) REST
12 13 (4.87%) Ajax
13 12 (4.49%) WPF
14 11 (4.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (4.12%) Java EE
15 10 (3.75%) ASP.NET
15 10 (3.75%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.99%) User Experience
2 21 (7.87%) Computer Science
3 18 (6.74%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (5.99%) Mobile App
5 15 (5.62%) Algorithms
6 14 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.75%) Fintech
8 7 (2.62%) PMI
8 7 (2.62%) Reinsurance
9 6 (2.25%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.87%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.87%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (1.50%) Internet of Things
11 4 (1.50%) iPad
11 4 (1.50%) Wiki
12 3 (1.12%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (1.12%) Animation
12 3 (1.12%) Clustering
12 3 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.75%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.12%) Linux
2 16 (5.99%) Windows
3 13 (4.87%) Android
4 9 (3.37%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.37%) Unix
5 3 (1.12%) AIX
5 3 (1.12%) HPUX
5 3 (1.12%) Solaris
5 3 (1.12%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (72.28%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (48.69%) Scrum
3 90 (33.71%) TDD
4 76 (28.46%) Test Automation
5 67 (25.09%) Coaching
5 67 (25.09%) Continuous Integration
6 53 (19.85%) Kanban
7 48 (17.98%) User Stories
8 45 (16.85%) SDLC
9 42 (15.73%) E-Commerce
10 41 (15.36%) Software Engineering
11 40 (14.98%) OO
12 38 (14.23%) DevOps
13 37 (13.86%) Continuous Delivery
14 36 (13.48%) BDD
15 33 (12.36%) Analytics
15 33 (12.36%) Continuous Improvement
16 31 (11.61%) Acceptance Criteria
17 30 (11.24%) ATDD
18 26 (9.74%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (25.84%) Java
2 61 (22.85%) JavaScript
3 54 (20.22%) SQL
4 32 (11.99%) Python
5 27 (10.11%) C#
6 13 (4.87%) PHP
7 12 (4.49%) Shell Script
8 9 (3.37%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.00%) PowerShell
9 8 (3.00%) Ruby
10 7 (2.62%) Objective-C
10 7 (2.62%) Scala
11 6 (2.25%) Apple Swift
11 6 (2.25%) C++
11 6 (2.25%) Perl
11 6 (2.25%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.87%) ES6
12 5 (1.87%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.50%) C
14 3 (1.12%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 45 (16.85%) Degree
2 8 (3.00%) PMI Certification
2 8 (3.00%) PMP
3 6 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.25%) MCP
3 6 (2.25%) MCSA
3 6 (2.25%) MCSE
3 6 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.12%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.12%) ISEB
5 3 (1.12%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) CFA
6 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.74%) QA
2 3 (1.12%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (10.86%) Docker
2 5 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.12%) LXC
3 3 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.12%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.75%) vSphere
5 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.37%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 20 (7.49%) Ansible
2 10 (3.75%) Puppet
3 6 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.50%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.12%) AppManager
5 3 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.12%) SCCM
6 2 (0.75%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.37%) Consul
7 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (9.74%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.87%) Google
3 12 (4.49%) Oracle
4 8 (3.00%) TOWER Software
5 7 (2.62%) Atlassian
5 7 (2.62%) VMware
6 4 (1.50%) IBM
6 4 (1.50%) OpenText
7 3 (1.12%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.75%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.75%) F5
8 2 (0.75%) Pega
8 2 (0.75%) Progress
8 2 (0.75%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.75%) Tableau
9 1 (0.37%) Fidessa
9 1 (0.37%) New Relic
9 1 (0.37%) WorldPay