Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Velocity
England > North of England
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 427 464 441
Rank change year-on-year +37 -23 +75
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 56 31 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.24% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.30% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 40 20 38
North of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25% -24.17%
10th Percentile £37,000 £48,000 £36,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,092 £60,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year +2.13% -6.00% +15.74%

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 North of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 9,806 10,409 9,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 41.64% 42.68% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8,375 9,025 8,270
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Velocity
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Velocity in the North of England

Velocity
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for Velocity in the North of England

Velocity
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Velocity in the North of England over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Velocity in the North of England

Velocity
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the North of England region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
North West +28 40 £50,000 -4.22% 5
Yorkshire +28 16 £52,500 - 3
Velocity
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 North of England region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 52 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (91.07%) Scrum
3 22 (39.29%) SDLC
4 20 (35.71%) Coaching
4 20 (35.71%) Kanban
5 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
6 17 (30.36%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (28.57%) Java
7 16 (28.57%) Oracle
7 16 (28.57%) Finance
8 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 14 (25.00%) Degree
8 14 (25.00%) DevOps
8 14 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (21.43%) User Stories
10 11 (19.64%) Web Services
10 11 (19.64%) Microservices
11 10 (17.86%) Java 8
11 10 (17.86%) TDD
11 10 (17.86%) Hibernate
11 10 (17.86%) Spring
11 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
11 10 (17.86%) JIRA
11 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
12 9 (16.07%) QA
12 9 (16.07%) Waterfall
12 9 (16.07%) Banking
13 8 (14.29%) HTML
13 8 (14.29%) .NET
13 8 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

Velocity
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 7 (12.50%) Apache
1 7 (12.50%) Confluence
2 3 (5.36%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) InVision
1 4 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (7.14%) UXPin
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) GitHub
1 1 (1.79%) IaaS
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) Big Data
2 6 (10.71%) MySQL
2 6 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
1 10 (17.86%) JIRA
2 7 (12.50%) SonarQube
3 6 (10.71%) Mercurial
4 4 (7.14%) Axure RP
4 4 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.36%) Selenium
6 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Banking
3 4 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 4 (7.14%) Law
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Scrum Master
2 15 (26.79%) Developer
3 11 (19.64%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Django Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Python Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Python/Django Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Agile Scrum Master
6 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Designer
7 4 (7.14%) UX Designer
8 3 (5.36%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Development Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Technical Leader
10 1 (1.79%) Analyst
10 1 (1.79%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) Web Services
2 10 (17.86%) Hibernate
2 10 (17.86%) Spring
3 8 (14.29%) .NET
3 8 (14.29%) HTML
4 7 (12.50%) CSS
4 7 (12.50%) CSS3
4 7 (12.50%) HTML5
5 6 (10.71%) Ajax
5 6 (10.71%) Django
5 6 (10.71%) JSON
6 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.14%) Framer.js
6 4 (7.14%) Java EE
7 3 (5.36%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
7 3 (5.36%) Apache Camel
7 3 (5.36%) J2EE
7 3 (5.36%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (5.36%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Mobile App
1 6 (10.71%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (7.14%) Internet of Things
2 4 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Android
1 6 (10.71%) Apple iOS
1 6 (10.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (91.07%) Scrum
3 22 (39.29%) SDLC
4 20 (35.71%) Coaching
4 20 (35.71%) Kanban
5 17 (30.36%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (25.00%) DevOps
6 14 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 12 (21.43%) User Stories
8 11 (19.64%) Microservices
9 10 (17.86%) TDD
9 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
10 9 (16.07%) Waterfall
11 8 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (14.29%) Decision-Making
11 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
12 7 (12.50%) OWASP
12 7 (12.50%) Secure Coding
12 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
2 16 (28.57%) Java
3 10 (17.86%) Java 8
4 7 (12.50%) C
5 6 (10.71%) Python
6 5 (8.93%) C#
7 4 (7.14%) C++
8 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) Degree
2 7 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Docker
2 2 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Oracle
2 7 (12.50%) Sun
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft