The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Velocity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Velocity
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 271 233 255
Rank change year-on-year -38 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.059% 0.071% 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Median salary £85,000 £43,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +97.67% -40.68%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £41,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +39.39% -25.00%  

Velocity is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2973 2213 2610
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.03% 39.55% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2504 1911 2211
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Velocity
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Velocity as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Velocity in the North West

Velocity
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Velocity in the North West

Velocity
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Velocity in the North West over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Velocity in the North West

Velocity
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -23 4 £85,000 +97.67% 2
Velocity
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Velocity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 5 (62.50%) ServiceNow
4 4 (50.00%) Coaching
4 4 (50.00%) SDLC
4 4 (50.00%) Kanban
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (37.50%) Legal
5 3 (37.50%) DevOps
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) Ergonomics
7 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (12.50%) Automotive
7 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (12.50%) Service Management
7 1 (12.50%) Workflow
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL
7 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 1 (12.50%) User Experience
7 1 (12.50%) Data Structures

Velocity
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

General
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum Master
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Scrum Master
2 3 (37.50%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Product Delivery Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Product Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Coach
4 1 (12.50%) Product Owner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) Coaching
4 4 (50.00%) Kanban
4 4 (50.00%) SDLC
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (37.50%) DevOps
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) Ergonomics
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (12.50%) Service Management
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) ServiceNow
Preston, Lancashire
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