Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Velocity
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 215 240
Rank change year-on-year 0 +25 -3
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 10 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.18% 0.019% 0.094%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.051% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 5
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -2.91% -25.36%
10th Percentile £53,950 £45,000 £46,900
90th Percentile £73,250 £55,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +19.05% -4.55%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2170 1969 2289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.45% 37.96% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1397 1247 1442
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,750 £57,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

Velocity
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Velocity in Scotland

Velocity
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Velocity in Scotland

Velocity
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Velocity in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Velocity in Scotland

Velocity
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh -12 8 £65,000 +30.00%
Glasgow - 2 £50,750 - 1
Velocity
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Retail
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (30.00%) Kanban
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Presales
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (10.00%) PMO
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Feature Driven Development
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server

Velocity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
1 7 (70.00%) Lead Architect
1 7 (70.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 7 (70.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Coach
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Collaborative Working
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Kanban
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Feature Driven Development
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Presales
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle