Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Velocity
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 367 374 421
Rank change year-on-year +7 +47 -17
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 18 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.13% 0.14% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.36% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 9
Midlands median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - +22.22%
10th Percentile £48,250 £32,650 £38,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £63,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year - -2.44% +11.82%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,062 6,090 6,461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 35.98% 39.58% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4,279 5,279 5,493
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Velocity
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Velocity in the Midlands

Velocity
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Velocity in the Midlands

Velocity
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Velocity in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Velocity in the Midlands

Velocity
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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 Midlands +34 12 £65,000 +18.18% 1
East Midlands -1 6 £61,250 +58.06% 2
Velocity
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) QA
3 7 (38.89%) Project Management
4 6 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) Line Management
4 6 (33.33%) Coaching
5 5 (27.78%) Finance
5 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) Kanban
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) Legal
7 3 (16.67%) Change Management
7 3 (16.67%) Cadence
7 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) Retail
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (16.67%) JIRA
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) Contract Management
7 3 (16.67%) Case Management
7 3 (16.67%) Vendor Relationship Management
8 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
8 2 (11.11%) Multichannel Retail
8 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.11%) DevOps
8 2 (11.11%) Procedural Programming
8 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery

Velocity
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) IaaS
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) TestDirector
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Legal
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Scrum Master
3 4 (22.22%) Development Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Development Project Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Coach
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Development Manager
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Agile Coach
5 2 (11.11%) Fraud Manager
5 2 (11.11%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Scrum Master
6 1 (5.56%) Environment And Release Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Head of Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Java Development Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) Ajax
1 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
1 1 (5.56%) React
1 1 (5.56%) RESTful
1 1 (5.56%) Sass
1 1 (5.56%) Spring
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) Project Management
4 6 (33.33%) Coaching
4 6 (33.33%) Line Management
5 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) Kanban
6 4 (22.22%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) Case Management
7 3 (16.67%) Change Management
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (16.67%) Contract Management
7 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) Vendor Relationship Management
8 2 (11.11%) DevOps
8 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.11%) Multichannel Retail
8 2 (11.11%) SDLC
8 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Automic
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Cadence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco
2 2 (11.11%) EMC
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) ATG