Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Velocity
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 324 330 350
Rank change year-on-year +6 +20 -17
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 24 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.23% 0.073% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 5
South West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +29.41%
10th Percentile £32,663 £47,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £53,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £61,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +17.14% -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 the South West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4538 4406 4986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 44.22% 40.29% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3906 3829 4354
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,575
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Velocity
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Velocity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Velocity in the South West

Velocity
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Velocity in the South West

Velocity
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Velocity in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Velocity in the South West

Velocity
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Bristol -15 15 £47,500 -9.52%
Somerset - 8 £50,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £75,000 -
Velocity
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South West region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Scrum
3 10 (41.67%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
4 9 (37.50%) BDD
4 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 8 (33.33%) Analytics
5 8 (33.33%) DevOps
5 8 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (29.17%) Marketing
7 6 (25.00%) TDD
7 6 (25.00%) Kanban
7 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
8 5 (20.83%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
8 5 (20.83%) Data Analytics
8 5 (20.83%) Puppet
8 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
8 5 (20.83%) Ansible
8 5 (20.83%) Docker
8 5 (20.83%) Coaching
8 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (20.83%) API Design
8 5 (20.83%) Digital Analytics
8 5 (20.83%) Actionable Insight
8 5 (20.83%) A/B Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis

Velocity
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Apache Spark
1 3 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (12.50%) BigQuery
2 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 3 (12.50%) GoCD
3 3 (12.50%) Selenium
4 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (29.17%) Marketing
2 5 (20.83%) Law
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
1 5 (20.83%) Data Analyst
1 5 (20.83%) Scrum Master
2 3 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Developer
2 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 2 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (8.33%) QA Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior QA Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Software Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 3 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 3 (12.50%) MLlib
2 3 (12.50%) Pandas
2 3 (12.50%) Spring
3 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.33%) JSON
3 2 (8.33%) JSP
3 2 (8.33%) REST
3 2 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (4.17%) J2EE
4 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (20.83%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (12.50%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Scrum
3 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
4 9 (37.50%) BDD
5 8 (33.33%) Analytics
5 8 (33.33%) DevOps
5 8 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 6 (25.00%) Kanban
6 6 (25.00%) TDD
6 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (20.83%) A/B Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Actionable Insight
7 5 (20.83%) API Design
7 5 (20.83%) Coaching
7 5 (20.83%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) Data Analytics
7 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
7 5 (20.83%) Digital Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) Python
2 3 (12.50%) Scala
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Docker
2 3 (12.50%) LXC
2 3 (12.50%) VirtualBox
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Ansible
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 4 (16.67%) Kubernetes
3 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft