Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Velocity
England > North of England
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 422 454 470
Rank change year-on-year +32 +16 +29
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 21 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.11% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 16
North of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,221 £52,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.10% -14.27% +8.21%
10th Percentile £45,625 £37,500 £43,802
90th Percentile £73,250 £71,500 £65,936
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 7,430 9,860 9,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 38.64% 41.64% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6,132 8,385 8,494
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,160 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 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
North West +35 19 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Yorkshire +16 2 £63,750 +41.67% 2
Velocity
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 North of England region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 12 (57.14%) DevOps
2 11 (52.38%) PHP
2 11 (52.38%) Python
2 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (47.62%) Multithreading
3 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 10 (47.62%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (47.62%) Amazon S3
3 10 (47.62%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (47.62%) CloudFront
3 10 (47.62%) Route 53
3 10 (47.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 10 (47.62%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (47.62%) New Relic
3 10 (47.62%) Datadog
3 10 (47.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 10 (47.62%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (47.62%) Performance Optimisation
3 10 (47.62%) Cloud Native
3 10 (47.62%) Serverless
4 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) Law
6 6 (28.57%) JIRA
7 5 (23.81%) Wealth Management
7 5 (23.81%) Banking
7 5 (23.81%) Investment Banking
7 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft

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 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (47.62%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (47.62%) Amazon S3
2 10 (47.62%) Amazon SQS
2 10 (47.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 10 (47.62%) AWS Lambda
2 10 (47.62%) CloudFront
2 10 (47.62%) Datadog
2 10 (47.62%) Route 53
2 10 (47.62%) Serverless
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 10 (47.62%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (28.57%) Law
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) DevOps Engineer
1 10 (47.62%) DevOps Systems Engineer
1 10 (47.62%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Scrum Master
3 2 (9.52%) Designer
3 2 (9.52%) UX Designer
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Designer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior UX Designer
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) Spring
2 1 (4.76%) Ajax
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) DWR
2 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) LAMP
2 1 (4.76%) Struts
2 1 (4.76%) Struts2
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Cloud Native
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) DevOps
2 10 (47.62%) Multithreading
2 10 (47.62%) Performance Optimisation
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) Scrum
5 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
5 5 (23.81%) Wealth Management
6 3 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (14.29%) Microservices
6 3 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (9.52%) Burndown Charts
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (9.52%) Design Thinking
7 2 (9.52%) IT Strategy
7 2 (9.52%) Kanban
7 2 (9.52%) SOA
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Typography
7 2 (9.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) PHP
1 11 (52.38%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Java 8
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) New Relic
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle