The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Velocity
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 745 735 817
Rank change year-on-year -10 +82  
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 113 183 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.47% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 76 112 108
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,950 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £54,100 £42,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +27.29% -6.59%  

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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 35119 38594 41146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.32% 38.71% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29644 33437 35123
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.52% +6.25%  

Velocity
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Velocity
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Velocity in the UK

Velocity
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Velocity over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Velocity in the UK

Velocity
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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
England +1 112 £60,000 -4.00% 25
London +15 69 £65,000 -7.14% 12
East of England -3 12 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Cambridgeshire - 10 £65,000 - 1
Cambridge - 10 £65,000 - 1
South East +62 8 £50,000 -8.25% 2
West Yorkshire +4 7 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Yorkshire -4 7 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Leeds +15 6 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Hampshire - 6 £50,000 - 1
City of London +26 5 £65,000 -9.09% 2
East Midlands +25 5 £50,000 - 1
North East +13 4 £42,500 -
Manchester -26 4 £68,602 +71.50% 2
North West -39 4 £68,602 +71.50% 2
Farnborough - 4 £50,000 -
West Midlands +29 3 £62,500 +47.05%
Tyne and Wear +18 3 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne +14 3 - -
Northampton +5 3 £40,000 - 1
Northamptonshire +4 3 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -6 2 £55,000 -24.13%
Coventry - 2 £62,500 -
Leicestershire - 2 £60,000 -
Salford - 2 £52,205 -
Hammersmith - 2 £78,750 -
Chiswick - 2 £55,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £52,500 - 1
Surrey +49 1 £40,000 -
Warwickshire +23 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 with a requirement for Velocity.

1 147 (68.06%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (49.07%) Scrum
3 97 (44.91%) TDD
4 67 (31.02%) Java
5 55 (25.46%) User Experience
6 54 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 48 (22.22%) QA
8 46 (21.30%) JavaScript
9 44 (20.37%) SDLC
10 42 (19.44%) Degree
11 40 (18.52%) JSON
11 40 (18.52%) JIRA
12 39 (18.06%) Continuous Integration
12 39 (18.06%) Coaching
13 38 (17.59%) Analytics
13 38 (17.59%) HTML
14 37 (17.13%) CSS
15 36 (16.67%) Kanban
16 35 (16.20%) SQL
17 34 (15.74%) Finance
18 33 (15.28%) OOP
18 33 (15.28%) Git (software)
19 32 (14.81%) Ajax
19 32 (14.81%) Configuration Management
20 31 (14.35%) JUnit
20 31 (14.35%) Performance Optimisation
21 30 (13.89%) SQL Server
21 30 (13.89%) Computer Science
21 30 (13.89%) Open Source
22 29 (13.43%) Project Management

Velocity
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 13 (6.02%) Apache Solr
1 13 (6.02%) WebLogic
1 13 (6.02%) WebSphere
2 11 (5.09%) OpenStack
3 10 (4.63%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.24%) Confluence
5 2 (0.93%) JBoss
5 2 (0.93%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.93%) WildFly
6 1 (0.46%) SAS
6 1 (0.46%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (6.48%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.46%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.46%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.26%) Google Play
2 13 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.56%) PaaS
3 12 (5.56%) SaaS
4 9 (4.17%) GitHub
5 7 (3.24%) IaaS
6 5 (2.31%) Trello
7 3 (1.39%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.93%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.46%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.17%) VoIP
2 5 (2.31%) Internet
3 4 (1.85%) Firewall
4 1 (0.46%) Extranet
4 1 (0.46%) Intranet
4 1 (0.46%) Skype
4 1 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.19%) NoSQL
3 18 (8.33%) MySQL
4 16 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 16 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 13 (6.02%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.85%) DB2
6 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.39%) Neo4j
7 3 (1.39%) Riak
Development Applications
1 40 (18.52%) JIRA
2 33 (15.28%) Git (software)
3 31 (14.35%) JUnit
4 22 (10.19%) Subversion
5 15 (6.94%) Jenkins
5 15 (6.94%) Maven
6 13 (6.02%) Ant
7 12 (5.56%) Grunt
8 11 (5.09%) Artifactory
9 9 (4.17%) Automake
9 9 (4.17%) CMake
9 9 (4.17%) Hudson
9 9 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
9 9 (4.17%) TestNG
9 9 (4.17%) Xcode
10 6 (2.78%) SonarQube
11 4 (1.85%) gulp
11 4 (1.85%) JIRA Agile
11 4 (1.85%) NUnit
12 3 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (15.74%) Finance
2 21 (9.72%) Games
3 10 (4.63%) Banking
4 6 (2.78%) Retail
5 5 (2.31%) Legal
5 5 (2.31%) Marketing
6 3 (1.39%) Automotive
7 2 (0.93%) Advertising
8 1 (0.46%) Billing
8 1 (0.46%) Law
8 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (37.04%) Developer
2 57 (26.39%) Scrum Master
3 30 (13.89%) Senior Developer
4 27 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 20 (9.26%) Analyst
6 19 (8.80%) Android Developer
7 18 (8.33%) Agile Scrum Master
7 18 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
8 17 (7.87%) Architect
9 16 (7.41%) E-Commerce Developer
9 16 (7.41%) Java E-Commerce Developer
9 16 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
9 16 (7.41%) UI Developer
10 15 (6.94%) Business Analyst
10 15 (6.94%) Senior Business Analyst
11 12 (5.56%) Project Manager
11 12 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
12 11 (5.09%) Senior Android Developer
13 10 (4.63%) iOS Developer
13 10 (4.63%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (18.52%) JSON
2 38 (17.59%) HTML
3 37 (17.13%) CSS
4 32 (14.81%) Ajax
5 28 (12.96%) Hibernate
6 24 (11.11%) .NET
7 23 (10.65%) jQuery
8 21 (9.72%) HTML5
8 21 (9.72%) Spring
9 20 (9.26%) RxJava
10 18 (8.33%) CSS3
10 18 (8.33%) SOAP
11 16 (7.41%) J2EE
12 15 (6.94%) JMS
13 14 (6.48%) XML
14 13 (6.02%) ActiveMQ
14 13 (6.02%) Lucene
14 13 (6.02%) RabbitMQ
14 13 (6.02%) Spring MVC
14 13 (6.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 55 (25.46%) User Experience
2 30 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 21 (9.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 19 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.09%) Data Centre
6 9 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.24%) N-Tier
7 7 (3.24%) Reinsurance
8 5 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.31%) Minimum Viable Product
9 4 (1.85%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.85%) Fintech
9 4 (1.85%) iSeries
10 3 (1.39%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.39%) Replication
11 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.93%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.93%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.46%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (11.57%) Linux
2 22 (10.19%) Android
3 10 (4.63%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.70%) Windows
5 4 (1.85%) Unix
5 4 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.93%) Debian
6 2 (0.93%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (68.06%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (49.07%) Scrum
3 97 (44.91%) TDD
4 54 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 44 (20.37%) SDLC
6 39 (18.06%) Coaching
6 39 (18.06%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (17.59%) Analytics
8 36 (16.67%) Kanban
9 33 (15.28%) OOP
10 32 (14.81%) Configuration Management
11 31 (14.35%) Performance Optimisation
12 30 (13.89%) Open Source
13 29 (13.43%) Mobile Development
13 29 (13.43%) Project Management
14 28 (12.96%) SOLID
15 26 (12.04%) Continuous Improvement
15 26 (12.04%) E-Commerce
16 23 (10.65%) OO
17 22 (10.19%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 67 (31.02%) Java
2 46 (21.30%) JavaScript
3 35 (16.20%) SQL
4 17 (7.87%) Python
5 15 (6.94%) Scala
6 13 (6.02%) Groovy
6 13 (6.02%) PowerShell
7 10 (4.63%) Apple Swift
7 10 (4.63%) Objective-C
8 9 (4.17%) Bash Shell
8 9 (4.17%) Perl
8 9 (4.17%) Ruby
9 8 (3.70%) C#
10 7 (3.24%) Erlang
11 3 (1.39%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.39%) VB
12 2 (0.93%) C++
12 2 (0.93%) Go
12 2 (0.93%) PHP
12 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (19.44%) Degree
2 7 (3.24%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 2 (0.93%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.93%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (4.17%) vCloud
1 9 (4.17%) vSphere
2 5 (2.31%) Docker
3 2 (0.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (5.09%) Ansible
2 9 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (4.17%) Puppet
3 2 (0.93%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (11.57%) Google
2 18 (8.33%) Oracle
3 16 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.63%) Cognizant
5 8 (3.70%) ServiceNow
6 6 (2.78%) Progress
7 3 (1.39%) Apple
7 3 (1.39%) Perforce
8 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.46%) Adobe
9 1 (0.46%) hybris
9 1 (0.46%) Omniture
9 1 (0.46%) SAP
9 1 (0.46%) Tableau
9 1 (0.46%) TOWER Software
West London
Source Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Streamline Connections
Salary: £75000 - £850000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Chiswick, West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £52461.66 - £100887.81 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Car finance 247
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Pearson Frank
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
South West London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
South East London
Capgemini
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago