Period
to 20 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Velocity
England > London
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 613 692 726
Rank change year-on-year +79 +34 -8
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 145 151 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.64% 0.54% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 103 78 77
London median annual salary £80,000 £69,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.94% +6.15% -7.14%
10th Percentile £57,750 £51,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £152,500 £91,625 £100,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -4.00%

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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 22,690 27,842 28,300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.41% 40.12% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18,908 22,887 23,899
London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.00% +5.26% -

Velocity
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Velocity in London

Velocity
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Velocity in London

Velocity
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Velocity in London over the 6 months to 20 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Velocity in London

Velocity
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the London region over the 6 months to 20 June 2019. 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
Central London +35 42 £80,000 +6.67%
West London +21 3 £47,500 -35.59% 2
East London +32 1 £102,500 +1.99%
Velocity
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, IT jobs citing Velocity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 91 (62.76%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (48.28%) Scrum
3 55 (37.93%) DevOps
4 50 (34.48%) Java
5 42 (28.97%) Python
6 36 (24.83%) Sprint Planning
7 35 (24.14%) Software Engineering
8 33 (22.76%) Google
9 32 (22.07%) Sprint Retrospective
10 30 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
11 29 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 28 (19.31%) Ansible
12 28 (19.31%) C++
12 28 (19.31%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 27 (18.62%) Finance
13 27 (18.62%) Go
14 26 (17.93%) JavaScript
15 25 (17.24%) Artificial Intelligence
15 25 (17.24%) Google Cloud Platform
16 24 (16.55%) Burndown Charts
16 24 (16.55%) Microsoft
17 23 (15.86%) Project Management
17 23 (15.86%) Kanban
17 23 (15.86%) Continuous Improvement
18 21 (14.48%) Kubernetes
18 21 (14.48%) Mentoring
19 20 (13.79%) Microservices
19 20 (13.79%) Node.js
19 20 (13.79%) Docker
20 19 (13.10%) Coaching

Velocity
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (1.38%) Confluence
2 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.69%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 30 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (17.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (8.97%) Serverless
5 11 (7.59%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (7.59%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (4.14%) SaaS
7 5 (3.45%) Amazon ECS
7 5 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.07%) Heroku
8 3 (2.07%) PaaS
9 2 (1.38%) GitHub
10 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.69%) IaaS
10 1 (0.69%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.69%) Sauce Labs
10 1 (0.69%) Slack
10 1 (0.69%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) Internet
1 1 (0.69%) LAN
1 1 (0.69%) RS-232
1 1 (0.69%) RS-422
1 1 (0.69%) RS-485
1 1 (0.69%) WAN
1 1 (0.69%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.21%) NoSQL
2 7 (4.83%) Redis
3 5 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.76%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (2.76%) Big Data
4 4 (2.76%) BigQuery
4 4 (2.76%) HBase
4 4 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.07%) Blockchain
5 3 (2.07%) MySQL
6 1 (0.69%) Power BI
6 1 (0.69%) QlikView
6 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (7.59%) PostCSS
1 11 (7.59%) webpack
2 10 (6.90%) JIRA
3 6 (4.14%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.76%) Selenium
6 3 (2.07%) Appium
6 3 (2.07%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.38%) Ant
7 2 (1.38%) Maven
7 2 (1.38%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.38%) Subversion
8 1 (0.69%) Gradle
8 1 (0.69%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.69%) Robolectric
8 1 (0.69%) Robotium
8 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 27 (18.62%) Finance
2 11 (7.59%) Law
3 5 (3.45%) Marketing
4 4 (2.76%) Banking
4 4 (2.76%) Legal
5 3 (2.07%) Automotive
5 3 (2.07%) Games
5 3 (2.07%) Retail
6 2 (1.38%) Front Office
7 1 (0.69%) French Language
7 1 (0.69%) German Language
7 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (18.62%) Site Engineer
1 27 (18.62%) Site Reliability Engineer
2 25 (17.24%) Senior Manager
3 22 (15.17%) Project Manager
4 19 (13.10%) Scrum Master
5 16 (11.03%) Engagement Manager
6 12 (8.28%) Senior Engagement Manager
7 11 (7.59%) Delivery Manager
8 10 (6.90%) Agile Delivery Manager
9 9 (6.21%) Agile Scrum Master
9 9 (6.21%) Research Engineer
9 9 (6.21%) Senior Agile Delivery Manager
9 9 (6.21%) Senior Delivery Manager
10 8 (5.52%) Developer
11 7 (4.83%) Agile Project Manager
11 7 (4.83%) Architect
11 7 (4.83%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 7 (4.83%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
12 5 (3.45%) Analyst
12 5 (3.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.79%) Node.js
2 18 (12.41%) HTML
3 14 (9.66%) CSS
4 13 (8.97%) GraphQL
5 12 (8.28%) jQuery
5 12 (8.28%) Redux
6 8 (5.52%) .NET
7 7 (4.83%) React
8 5 (3.45%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.45%) JSON
8 5 (3.45%) REST
9 4 (2.76%) RESTful
10 3 (2.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (2.07%) Vue.js
10 3 (2.07%) XML
11 2 (1.38%) Ajax
11 2 (1.38%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.38%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (1.38%) React Native
11 2 (1.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.66%) Robotics
2 11 (7.59%) Algorithms
3 8 (5.52%) User Experience
4 7 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.14%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.76%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.38%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.69%) Blog
9 1 (0.69%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.69%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.69%) NHS
9 1 (0.69%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.69%) PMI
9 1 (0.69%) Smart City
9 1 (0.69%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.52%) Android
1 8 (5.52%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.45%) Windows
3 4 (2.76%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.07%) Linux
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (62.76%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (48.28%) Scrum
3 55 (37.93%) DevOps
4 36 (24.83%) Sprint Planning
5 35 (24.14%) Software Engineering
6 32 (22.07%) Sprint Retrospective
7 28 (19.31%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 25 (17.24%) Artificial Intelligence
9 24 (16.55%) Burndown Charts
10 23 (15.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 23 (15.86%) Kanban
10 23 (15.86%) Project Management
11 21 (14.48%) Mentoring
12 20 (13.79%) Microservices
13 19 (13.10%) Coaching
14 18 (12.41%) Open Source
15 17 (11.72%) Machine Learning
16 16 (11.03%) Defect Management
16 16 (11.03%) Line Management
17 15 (10.34%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.48%) Java
2 42 (28.97%) Python
3 28 (19.31%) C++
4 27 (18.62%) Go
5 26 (17.93%) JavaScript
6 17 (11.72%) SQL
7 11 (7.59%) ES6
7 11 (7.59%) PHP
8 5 (3.45%) C#
9 3 (2.07%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.38%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.38%) Kotlin
10 2 (1.38%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.69%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.69%) C
11 1 (0.69%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.69%) Erlang
11 1 (0.69%) Java 8
11 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.69%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (6.21%) Degree
2 5 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.69%) CISSP
3 1 (0.69%) ISSAP
3 1 (0.69%) ISSMP
3 1 (0.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.28%) QA
2 4 (2.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (13.79%) Docker
2 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (19.31%) Ansible
2 21 (14.48%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.76%) Terraform
4 2 (1.38%) Puppet
5 1 (0.69%) Grafana
5 1 (0.69%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.69%) Mesos
5 1 (0.69%) Packer
Vendors
1 33 (22.76%) Google
2 24 (16.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.76%) iManage
3 4 (2.76%) Splunk
4 3 (2.07%) Cadence
4 3 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.38%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.38%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.38%) Demandware
6 1 (0.69%) Apple
6 1 (0.69%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.69%) Charles River
6 1 (0.69%) Interwoven
6 1 (0.69%) New Relic
6 1 (0.69%) Tableau
6 1 (0.69%) VMware