Period
to 18 September 2021

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 18 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Velocity
England > London
6 months to
18 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 535 421 621
Rank change year-on-year -114 +200 +8
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 190 60 125
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 0.63% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 59 35 85
10th Percentile £40,800 £65,000 £51,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £74,375 £68,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £85,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.82% +6.25% +14.29%
75th Percentile £89,375 £120,000 £107,500
90th Percentile £95,500 " £118,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £75,000 £62,138
% change year-on-year -20.00% +20.70% -0.58%

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 23,306 9,485 21,810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.82% 45.50% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13,199 8,080 18,323
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £40,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £115,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +6.80%

Velocity
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Velocity in London

Velocity
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Velocity in London.

Salary trend for Velocity in London

Velocity
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Velocity in London over the 6 months to 18 September 2021.

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 18 September 2021. 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
West London -57 15 £75,000 - 2
Central London -49 12 £82,500 -31.25% 6
South London -21 4 £62,500 -26.47% 1
East London - 1 - - 1
Velocity
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2021, 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.

1 133 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (45.26%) Social Skills
3 84 (44.21%) Scrum
4 75 (39.47%) DevOps
5 62 (32.63%) Degree
6 58 (30.53%) Finance
7 51 (26.84%) JavaScript
8 50 (26.32%) Coaching
9 49 (25.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 49 (25.79%) Java
10 46 (24.21%) TDD
10 46 (24.21%) AWS
11 45 (23.68%) Python
12 44 (23.16%) Banking
12 44 (23.16%) Software Engineering
13 39 (20.53%) Microservices
14 38 (20.00%) React
14 38 (20.00%) JIRA
15 37 (19.47%) Node.js
16 36 (18.95%) Burndown Charts
16 36 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
17 35 (18.42%) REST
17 35 (18.42%) Kubernetes
18 33 (17.37%) GitHub
18 33 (17.37%) Scaled Agile Framework
18 33 (17.37%) Kanban
18 33 (17.37%) Confluence
19 31 (16.32%) Project Delivery
20 30 (15.79%) DevSecOps
20 30 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management

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 33 (17.37%) Confluence
2 7 (3.68%) Apache Airflow
3 4 (2.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.05%) JBoss
4 2 (1.05%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.05%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (3.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.58%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 46 (24.21%) AWS
2 33 (17.37%) GitHub
3 21 (11.05%) Azure
4 17 (8.95%) npm
5 13 (6.84%) SaaS
5 13 (6.84%) Serverless
6 12 (6.32%) GCP
7 7 (3.68%) Amazon ECS
7 7 (3.68%) Power Platform
7 7 (3.68%) Slack
8 6 (3.16%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (3.16%) Google Data Studio
9 5 (2.63%) PaaS
10 4 (2.11%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (2.11%) AWS Fargate
11 3 (1.58%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (1.58%) Microsoft 365
11 3 (1.58%) OneDrive
11 3 (1.58%) Yammer
12 2 (1.05%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.74%) Firewall
2 6 (3.16%) Internet
3 3 (1.58%) Broadband
3 3 (1.58%) Skype
4 2 (1.05%) DNS
4 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.05%) WebEx
5 1 (0.53%) Wireless
5 1 (0.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.05%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 19 (10.00%) Big Data
4 10 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.21%) Redis
5 8 (4.21%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.21%) Tableau
6 7 (3.68%) Power BI
7 5 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (2.63%) NewSQL
8 4 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.11%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.05%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.05%) MySQL
10 1 (0.53%) Data Vault
10 1 (0.53%) DB2
10 1 (0.53%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.53%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 38 (20.00%) JIRA
2 27 (14.21%) Jenkins
3 22 (11.58%) Git (software)
4 17 (8.95%) webpack
5 16 (8.42%) Grunt
5 16 (8.42%) gulp
5 16 (8.42%) Jasmine
5 16 (8.42%) Mocha
6 6 (3.16%) Cypress.io
6 6 (3.16%) GitLab
7 5 (2.63%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.11%) Selenium
9 2 (1.05%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.53%) ESLint
10 1 (0.53%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.53%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 86 (45.26%) Social Skills
2 58 (30.53%) Finance
3 44 (23.16%) Banking
4 26 (13.68%) Presentation Skills
5 18 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (8.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 14 (7.37%) Marketing
8 12 (6.32%) Investment Banking
9 11 (5.79%) Games
10 8 (4.21%) Legal
10 8 (4.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (3.68%) Influencing Skills
12 6 (3.16%) Public Speaking
12 6 (3.16%) Retail
13 5 (2.63%) Financial Institution
14 3 (1.58%) Retail Banking
15 2 (1.05%) Advertising
15 2 (1.05%) Private Banking
15 2 (1.05%) Public Sector
16 1 (0.53%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 26 (13.68%) Software Engineer
2 24 (12.63%) Head of Agile Delivery
2 24 (12.63%) Head of Delivery
2 24 (12.63%) Head of DevOps
3 21 (11.05%) Scrum Master
4 17 (8.95%) Developer
5 9 (4.74%) Analyst
5 9 (4.74%) Delivery Manager
5 9 (4.74%) Java Developer
5 9 (4.74%) Java Engineer
5 9 (4.74%) Java Software Engineer
5 9 (4.74%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 7 (3.68%) Architect
6 7 (3.68%) Product Manager
6 7 (3.68%) Site Engineer
7 6 (3.16%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 6 (3.16%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (3.16%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (3.16%) Lead Product Manager
7 6 (3.16%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (20.00%) React
2 37 (19.47%) Node.js
3 35 (18.42%) REST
4 25 (13.16%) Web Services
5 24 (12.63%) AngularJS
6 23 (12.11%) HTML
7 22 (11.58%) CSS
7 22 (11.58%) Jest
8 18 (9.47%) CSS3
8 18 (9.47%) JSON
9 17 (8.95%) HTML5
9 17 (8.95%) Redux
9 17 (8.95%) RESTful
9 17 (8.95%) Spring
10 16 (8.42%) Chai
10 16 (8.42%) Enzyme
10 16 (8.42%) XML
11 11 (5.79%) GraphQL
11 11 (5.79%) Kafka
12 10 (5.26%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.95%) Video on Demand
2 16 (8.42%) Video\Live Streaming
2 16 (8.42%) Xbox
3 15 (7.89%) User Experience
4 10 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (5.26%) Virtual Team
5 9 (4.74%) Clustering
6 8 (4.21%) Cloud Native
6 8 (4.21%) Data Structures
6 8 (4.21%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (4.21%) Mobile App
7 7 (3.68%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (3.16%) Mobile Payment
9 5 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (2.63%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.63%) Social Media
10 4 (2.11%) Algorithms
10 4 (2.11%) Augmented Reality
10 4 (2.11%) Internet of Things
11 3 (1.58%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.47%) Linux
2 16 (8.42%) Android
2 16 (8.42%) Apple iOS
3 10 (5.26%) Windows
4 4 (2.11%) Unix
5 3 (1.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (44.21%) Scrum
3 75 (39.47%) DevOps
4 50 (26.32%) Coaching
5 49 (25.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 46 (24.21%) TDD
7 44 (23.16%) Software Engineering
8 39 (20.53%) Microservices
9 36 (18.95%) Burndown Charts
9 36 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (17.37%) Kanban
10 33 (17.37%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 31 (16.32%) Project Delivery
12 30 (15.79%) DevSecOps
12 30 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
13 29 (15.26%) Software Delivery
14 27 (14.21%) Artificial Intelligence
14 27 (14.21%) Mentoring
14 27 (14.21%) User Stories
15 26 (13.68%) Self-Awareness
Programming Languages
1 51 (26.84%) JavaScript
2 49 (25.79%) Java
3 45 (23.68%) Python
4 29 (15.26%) TypeScript
5 21 (11.05%) SQL
6 11 (5.79%) Apple Swift
6 11 (5.79%) Kotlin
7 10 (5.26%) C
8 8 (4.21%) Clojure
8 8 (4.21%) ML
9 6 (3.16%) Elixir
9 6 (3.16%) Ruby
9 6 (3.16%) Scala
10 5 (2.63%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.11%) C++
11 4 (2.11%) Go
12 3 (1.58%) Erlang
12 3 (1.58%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.58%) R
13 2 (1.05%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 62 (32.63%) Degree
2 5 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.11%) HND
3 4 (2.11%) PhD
4 2 (1.05%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.05%) PMP
4 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.53%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.53%) CCNP
5 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.53%) CSPO
5 1 (0.53%) CWAP
5 1 (0.53%) CWDP
5 1 (0.53%) CWNA
5 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.42%) QA
2 2 (1.05%) PMO
3 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (15.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 35 (18.42%) Kubernetes
2 14 (7.37%) Terraform
3 5 (2.63%) Ansible
3 5 (2.63%) Grafana
3 5 (2.63%) Prometheus
4 4 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (12.63%) Spotify
2 20 (10.53%) Google
3 11 (5.79%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.26%) Oracle
5 8 (4.21%) Apple
6 6 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.63%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.11%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.05%) Pardot
10 1 (0.53%) Cadence
10 1 (0.53%) Draytek
10 1 (0.53%) NETGEAR
10 1 (0.53%) Ruckus Wireless
10 1 (0.53%) Sybase