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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Velocity
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 736 784 791
Rank change year-on-year +48 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 116 166 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.41% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77 103 132
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +19.44% -  

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 34444 40113 40673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.29% 38.36% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 29393 34564 34560
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +31 115 £55,000 -8.33% 11
London +34 62 £65,000 -7.14% 8
West Midlands +44 15 £62,500 -
South East +60 14 £50,000 -9.09%
Yorkshire +16 7 £53,750 +34.37% 1
East of England +31 6 £55,000 -4.34%
Buckinghamshire +20 6 £60,000 +29.72%
Hertfordshire +18 6 £55,000 -24.13%
Leeds +15 6 £53,750 -2.27% 1
West Yorkshire +8 6 £53,750 -2.27% 1
Farnborough - 6 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 6 £50,000 -
East Midlands +12 5 £38,750 -29.54% 1
Coventry - 5 £62,500 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £60,000 -
Northampton - 4 £37,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 - -
Staffordshire - 4 - -
Northamptonshire - 4 £37,500 -
North East +6 3 £42,500 -
North West -21 3 £52,205 -19.68%
Manchester -29 3 £52,205 -19.68%
Warwickshire - 3 £55,000 -
Salford - 3 £52,205 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +11 2 - -
Tyne and Wear +7 2 - -
Solihull - 2 - -
Glasgow +18 1 £42,500 -
Scotland +14 1 £42,500 - 1
North Yorkshire +10 1 - -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 157 (73.36%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (47.20%) TDD
3 100 (46.73%) Scrum
4 87 (40.65%) Java
5 62 (28.97%) QA
6 56 (26.17%) User Experience
7 48 (22.43%) JavaScript
8 46 (21.50%) HTML
9 45 (21.03%) CSS
9 45 (21.03%) Finance
10 44 (20.56%) Project Management
10 44 (20.56%) JSON
11 43 (20.09%) JIRA
11 43 (20.09%) Git (software)
11 43 (20.09%) SDLC
12 40 (18.69%) Ajax
13 37 (17.29%) JUnit
14 35 (16.36%) Hibernate
15 34 (15.89%) E-Commerce
16 33 (15.42%) Continuous Integration
16 33 (15.42%) Coaching
17 32 (14.95%) Configuration Management
17 32 (14.95%) SQL
18 31 (14.49%) Linux
18 31 (14.49%) OOP
18 31 (14.49%) jQuery
18 31 (14.49%) Kanban
18 31 (14.49%) Degree
19 30 (14.02%) Computer Science
19 30 (14.02%) Spring

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 18 (8.41%) Apache Solr
2 15 (7.01%) Confluence
3 10 (4.67%) OpenStack
4 8 (3.74%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.74%) WebLogic
4 8 (3.74%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.40%) JBoss
6 2 (0.93%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.93%) WildFly
7 1 (0.47%) Apache
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.47%) CMS
7 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.47%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (6.54%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.34%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.93%) MS Project
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.47%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.41%) Google Play
2 15 (7.01%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (6.07%) PaaS
4 11 (5.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (4.67%) SaaS
6 9 (4.21%) IaaS
7 8 (3.74%) GitHub
7 8 (3.74%) Trello
8 2 (0.93%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.93%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.47%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.21%) VoIP
2 8 (3.74%) Internet
3 2 (0.93%) Skype
4 1 (0.47%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.02%) SQL Server
2 28 (13.08%) NoSQL
3 21 (9.81%) MySQL
3 21 (9.81%) Relational Database
4 20 (9.35%) RDBMS
5 17 (7.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.87%) Neo4j
6 4 (1.87%) Riak
7 1 (0.47%) Big Data
7 1 (0.47%) DB2
7 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 43 (20.09%) Git (software)
1 43 (20.09%) JIRA
2 37 (17.29%) JUnit
3 27 (12.62%) Subversion
4 22 (10.28%) Maven
5 21 (9.81%) Jenkins
6 11 (5.14%) Grunt
7 10 (4.67%) Ant
7 10 (4.67%) Artifactory
8 9 (4.21%) TestNG
8 9 (4.21%) Xcode
9 8 (3.74%) Automake
9 8 (3.74%) CMake
9 8 (3.74%) Hudson
9 8 (3.74%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (3.27%) Cucumber
10 7 (3.27%) JIRA Agile
10 7 (3.27%) SonarQube
11 6 (2.80%) Appium
12 4 (1.87%) Calabash
General
1 45 (21.03%) Finance
2 15 (7.01%) Games
3 8 (3.74%) Retail
4 4 (1.87%) Banking
4 4 (1.87%) Marketing
5 3 (1.40%) Automotive
5 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.93%) Advertising
6 2 (0.93%) Legal
7 1 (0.47%) Billing
7 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (38.79%) Developer
2 38 (17.76%) Scrum Master
3 33 (15.42%) Java Developer
4 27 (12.62%) Senior Developer
5 20 (9.35%) Agile Scrum Master
6 19 (8.88%) Architect
6 19 (8.88%) Project Manager
7 18 (8.41%) Analyst
7 18 (8.41%) Android Developer
7 18 (8.41%) Delivery Manager
8 17 (7.94%) UI Developer
9 16 (7.48%) Business Analyst
9 16 (7.48%) E-Commerce Developer
9 16 (7.48%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 14 (6.54%) Development Manager
10 14 (6.54%) Development Project Manager
10 14 (6.54%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (6.54%) Senior Java Developer
11 13 (6.07%) Java Scala Developer
11 13 (6.07%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (21.50%) HTML
2 45 (21.03%) CSS
3 44 (20.56%) JSON
4 40 (18.69%) Ajax
5 35 (16.36%) Hibernate
6 31 (14.49%) jQuery
7 30 (14.02%) Spring
8 25 (11.68%) HTML5
9 22 (10.28%) SOAP
10 20 (9.35%) CSS3
10 20 (9.35%) JMS
11 19 (8.88%) .NET
12 18 (8.41%) ActiveMQ
12 18 (8.41%) RxJava
13 17 (7.94%) Akka
13 17 (7.94%) J2EE
13 17 (7.94%) Lucene
13 17 (7.94%) RabbitMQ
13 17 (7.94%) Spring MVC
14 14 (6.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (26.17%) User Experience
2 30 (14.02%) Computer Science
3 22 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (9.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (4.67%) Management Information System
6 9 (4.21%) N-Tier
7 8 (3.74%) Data Centre
7 8 (3.74%) Minimum Viable Product
8 6 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.80%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.87%) Replication
9 4 (1.87%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.40%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.93%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.47%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.47%) FMCG
12 1 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.47%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.49%) Linux
2 26 (12.15%) Android
3 15 (7.01%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.80%) Windows
5 2 (0.93%) Debian
5 2 (0.93%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.93%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.47%) Unix
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (73.36%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (47.20%) TDD
3 100 (46.73%) Scrum
4 44 (20.56%) Project Management
5 43 (20.09%) SDLC
6 34 (15.89%) E-Commerce
7 33 (15.42%) Coaching
7 33 (15.42%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (14.95%) Configuration Management
9 31 (14.49%) Kanban
9 31 (14.49%) OOP
10 30 (14.02%) Performance Optimisation
11 28 (13.08%) Analytics
11 28 (13.08%) Open Source
12 27 (12.62%) Mobile Development
12 27 (12.62%) SOLID
13 26 (12.15%) BDD
14 25 (11.68%) DevOps
15 22 (10.28%) MVC
15 22 (10.28%) OO
Programming Languages
1 87 (40.65%) Java
2 48 (22.43%) JavaScript
3 32 (14.95%) SQL
4 19 (8.88%) Scala
5 17 (7.94%) Groovy
6 11 (5.14%) Apple Swift
6 11 (5.14%) Objective-C
6 11 (5.14%) Python
7 9 (4.21%) Erlang
8 8 (3.74%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.74%) Perl
8 8 (3.74%) PowerShell
8 8 (3.74%) Ruby
9 4 (1.87%) C#
9 4 (1.87%) TypeScript
9 4 (1.87%) VB
10 2 (0.93%) Go
10 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.47%) R
11 1 (0.47%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 31 (14.49%) Degree
2 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.47%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.47%) MCP
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (28.97%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (3.74%) vCloud
1 8 (3.74%) vSphere
2 6 (2.80%) Docker
3 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (4.67%) Ansible
2 8 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.74%) Puppet
3 2 (0.93%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (10.28%) Google
2 16 (7.48%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.01%) Oracle
4 7 (3.27%) ServiceNow
5 4 (1.87%) Apple
5 4 (1.87%) Cognizant
5 4 (1.87%) Perforce
6 3 (1.40%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.93%) hybris
7 2 (0.93%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.47%) Adobe
8 1 (0.47%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.47%) Intel
8 1 (0.47%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.47%) New Relic
8 1 (0.47%) SAP
8 1 (0.47%) Sophos
8 1 (0.47%) Splunk
8 1 (0.47%) Terracotta
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + 25 days, pension, healthcare
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TDA Group
Salary: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Itecco
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Tectre Limited
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Life Cover
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £65000 - £85000 Per Annum
Posted: 21 days ago