Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Velocity
England > North of England
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 444 475 441
Rank change year-on-year +31 -34 +58
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 38 26 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.17% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.25% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 38
North of England median annual salary £52,500 £53,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.33% +34.38% -27.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £40,125 £36,750
90th Percentile £61,500 £76,300 £50,850
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £60,250
% change year-on-year +2.13% -2.49% +9.55%

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 9,049 10,489 9,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 39.71% 42.74% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7,642 8,889 8,293
North of England median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £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 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 20 August 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 20 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
North West +40 28 £50,000 -25.09% 1
Yorkshire +24 10 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Velocity
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 North of England region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 33 (86.84%) Scrum
1 33 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) SDLC
3 15 (39.47%) Finance
4 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
5 12 (31.58%) JIRA
5 12 (31.58%) Kanban
5 12 (31.58%) Coaching
6 11 (28.95%) Banking
7 10 (26.32%) Oracle
8 9 (23.68%) CSS
8 9 (23.68%) HTML
8 9 (23.68%) Law
8 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
8 9 (23.68%) Investment Banking
8 9 (23.68%) Wealth Management
8 9 (23.68%) User Stories
9 8 (21.05%) HTML5
9 8 (21.05%) CSS3
9 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
9 8 (21.05%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 8 (21.05%) Java
9 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Project
10 7 (18.42%) Microservices
10 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
11 6 (15.79%) Decision-Making
11 6 (15.79%) Degree
12 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering

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 (2.63%) Apache
1 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (10.53%) InVision
2 4 (10.53%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (10.53%) UXPin
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (13.16%) Big Data
2 4 (10.53%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.63%) DB2
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) JIRA
2 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.53%) Axure RP
3 4 (10.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
3 4 (10.53%) Mercurial
3 4 (10.53%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) SonarQube
General
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Banking
3 9 (23.68%) Investment Banking
3 9 (23.68%) Law
4 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Scrum Master
2 8 (21.05%) Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Designer
4 5 (13.16%) UX Designer
5 4 (10.53%) Agile Scrum Master
5 4 (10.53%) Django Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Python Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Python/Django Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Head of Engineering
7 1 (2.63%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) CSS
1 9 (23.68%) HTML
2 8 (21.05%) CSS3
2 8 (21.05%) HTML5
3 5 (13.16%) Hibernate
3 5 (13.16%) Spring
3 5 (13.16%) Web Services
4 4 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (10.53%) Ajax
4 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 4 (10.53%) Apache Camel
4 4 (10.53%) Django
4 4 (10.53%) Framer.js
4 4 (10.53%) J2EE
4 4 (10.53%) JSON
4 4 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (5.26%) .NET
6 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.63%) Java EE
6 1 (2.63%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) User Experience
2 4 (10.53%) Internet of Things
2 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Android
1 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (86.84%) Scrum
2 16 (42.11%) SDLC
3 12 (31.58%) Coaching
3 12 (31.58%) Kanban
4 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
4 9 (23.68%) User Stories
4 9 (23.68%) Wealth Management
5 8 (21.05%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (18.42%) Microservices
7 6 (15.79%) Decision-Making
7 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
8 5 (13.16%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (13.16%) Creative Thinking
8 5 (13.16%) DevOps
8 5 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.05%) Java
3 5 (13.16%) C
3 5 (13.16%) Java 8
4 4 (10.53%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) DV Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle
2 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Sun