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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Velocity
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 777 766 854
Rank change year-on-year -11 +88  
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 113 166 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.43% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83 119 94
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £74,250
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £40,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +43.75% -30.43%  

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 36421 38335 41712
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.85% 38.93% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30573 33333 35674
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 27 June 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 27 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
England -10 109 £62,500 -3.84% 24
London +4 64 £65,000 -7.14% 12
East of England -7 13 £65,000 -3.70%
Cambridgeshire - 12 £65,000 -
Cambridge - 12 £65,000 -
City of London +35 11 £65,000 +7.43% 4
South East +37 10 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Hampshire +21 7 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Yorkshire -20 7 £53,750 +34.37% 1
East Midlands +18 6 £50,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +9 5 £53,750 +19.44%
Chiswick - 5 £55,000 -
Northamptonshire +8 4 £40,000 - 1
Leeds +4 4 £53,750 +19.44%
Manchester -34 4 £85,000 +97.67% 2
North West -40 4 £85,000 +97.67% 4
Basingstoke - 4 £55,000 - 1
Northampton +9 3 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands +2 3 £62,500 +19.04%
Coventry - 3 £62,500 -
Southampton - 3 £60,000 -
Hounslow - 2 £55,000 -
Hammersmith - 2 £78,750 -
York - 2 £53,750 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £51,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £53,750 -
Leicestershire - 2 £60,000 -
Surrey +32 1 £40,000 - 1
South West -4 1 £34,603 -34.08% 2
Hertfordshire -12 1 £55,000 -21.42%

For the 6 months to 27 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 with a requirement for Velocity.

1 153 (66.81%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (48.47%) Scrum
3 105 (45.85%) TDD
4 60 (26.20%) Test Automation
5 58 (25.33%) Java
6 52 (22.71%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (21.40%) Analytics
7 49 (21.40%) User Experience
8 48 (20.96%) SDLC
9 46 (20.09%) QA
10 45 (19.65%) JIRA
10 45 (19.65%) JavaScript
11 42 (18.34%) Degree
12 41 (17.90%) Coaching
13 40 (17.47%) Kanban
14 39 (17.03%) Finance
15 35 (15.28%) SQL
15 35 (15.28%) Open Source
16 34 (14.85%) Performance Optimisation
16 34 (14.85%) JSON
17 32 (13.97%) Continuous Improvement
18 31 (13.54%) HTML
18 31 (13.54%) Configuration Management
19 30 (13.10%) CSS
19 30 (13.10%) OOP
19 30 (13.10%) Computer Science
19 30 (13.10%) Mobile Development
20 29 (12.66%) SOLID
20 29 (12.66%) Git (software)
20 29 (12.66%) Games

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 11 (4.80%) Apache Solr
1 11 (4.80%) WebLogic
1 11 (4.80%) WebSphere
2 10 (4.37%) OpenStack
3 8 (3.49%) Confluence
4 6 (2.62%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.18%) K2 blackpearl
5 5 (2.18%) SAS
5 5 (2.18%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.18%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (2.18%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.44%) Apache
7 1 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.44%) CMS
7 1 (0.44%) JBoss
7 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.44%) WildFly
7 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (4.37%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (4.37%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.44%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.17%) Google Play
2 18 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (6.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (6.11%) SaaS
5 11 (4.80%) PaaS
6 9 (3.93%) GitHub
7 6 (2.62%) IaaS
8 4 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.31%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (1.31%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.87%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.44%) Force.com
11 1 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.06%) VoIP
2 6 (2.62%) Firewall
3 3 (1.31%) Intranet
3 3 (1.31%) Wireless
4 2 (0.87%) Extranet
5 1 (0.44%) DNS
5 1 (0.44%) Internet
5 1 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.44%) Skype
5 1 (0.44%) SNMP
5 1 (0.44%) SSH
5 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.48%) MySQL
3 20 (8.73%) NoSQL
4 15 (6.55%) Relational Database
5 13 (5.68%) RDBMS
6 11 (4.80%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (3.06%) Big Data
8 5 (2.18%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.75%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.75%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.75%) DB2
9 4 (1.75%) KNIME
9 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.75%) STATISTICA
9 4 (1.75%) Text Mining
10 3 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.31%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.87%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.87%) Riak
Development Applications
1 45 (19.65%) JIRA
2 29 (12.66%) Git (software)
3 25 (10.92%) JUnit
4 19 (8.30%) Subversion
5 17 (7.42%) Jenkins
6 15 (6.55%) Maven
7 11 (4.80%) Ant
8 10 (4.37%) Grunt
9 9 (3.93%) Xcode
10 8 (3.49%) Artifactory
11 7 (3.06%) Automake
11 7 (3.06%) CMake
11 7 (3.06%) Hudson
11 7 (3.06%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (3.06%) TestNG
11 7 (3.06%) Visual Studio
12 6 (2.62%) NUnit
12 6 (2.62%) SonarQube
13 4 (1.75%) gulp
13 4 (1.75%) JIRA Agile
General
1 39 (17.03%) Finance
2 29 (12.66%) Games
3 11 (4.80%) Banking
4 8 (3.49%) Legal
5 7 (3.06%) Retail
6 6 (2.62%) Marketing
7 3 (1.31%) Advertising
7 3 (1.31%) Law
8 1 (0.44%) Automotive
8 1 (0.44%) Billing
8 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (33.62%) Developer
2 60 (26.20%) Scrum Master
3 30 (13.10%) Senior Developer
4 25 (10.92%) Analyst
4 25 (10.92%) Java Developer
5 20 (8.73%) Android Developer
6 18 (7.86%) Delivery Manager
7 17 (7.42%) Agile Scrum Master
8 16 (6.99%) Senior Analyst
9 15 (6.55%) Business Analyst
9 15 (6.55%) Senior Business Analyst
10 14 (6.11%) E-Commerce Developer
10 14 (6.11%) Java E-Commerce Developer
11 13 (5.68%) Project Manager
11 13 (5.68%) UI Developer
12 12 (5.24%) Architect
12 12 (5.24%) Senior Android Developer
13 11 (4.80%) Agile Delivery Manager
13 11 (4.80%) Development Manager
13 11 (4.80%) Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (14.85%) JSON
2 31 (13.54%) HTML
3 30 (13.10%) CSS
4 25 (10.92%) Ajax
5 24 (10.48%) Hibernate
6 22 (9.61%) Spring
7 21 (9.17%) .NET
7 21 (9.17%) RxJava
8 17 (7.42%) jQuery
9 16 (6.99%) HTML5
9 16 (6.99%) XML
10 15 (6.55%) SOAP
11 14 (6.11%) CSS3
12 13 (5.68%) J2EE
12 13 (5.68%) JMS
13 12 (5.24%) RabbitMQ
13 12 (5.24%) Spring MVC
14 11 (4.80%) ActiveMQ
14 11 (4.80%) Akka
14 11 (4.80%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 49 (21.40%) User Experience
2 30 (13.10%) Computer Science
3 22 (9.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.37%) Algorithms
6 9 (3.93%) Data Centre
7 8 (3.49%) Reinsurance
8 7 (3.06%) Fintech
8 7 (3.06%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.18%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.75%) iSeries
11 3 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.31%) Replication
12 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.87%) Smart Meter
13 1 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
13 1 (0.44%) EPoS
13 1 (0.44%) FMCG
13 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.04%) Android
2 21 (9.17%) Linux
3 10 (4.37%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.49%) Windows
5 5 (2.18%) Unix
5 5 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.87%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.44%) Debian
7 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (66.81%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (48.47%) Scrum
3 105 (45.85%) TDD
4 60 (26.20%) Test Automation
5 52 (22.71%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (21.40%) Analytics
7 48 (20.96%) SDLC
8 41 (17.90%) Coaching
9 40 (17.47%) Kanban
10 35 (15.28%) Open Source
11 34 (14.85%) Performance Optimisation
12 32 (13.97%) Continuous Improvement
13 31 (13.54%) Configuration Management
14 30 (13.10%) Mobile Development
14 30 (13.10%) OOP
15 29 (12.66%) SOLID
16 28 (12.23%) ATDD
17 25 (10.92%) E-Commerce
17 25 (10.92%) OO
18 22 (9.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (25.33%) Java
2 45 (19.65%) JavaScript
3 35 (15.28%) SQL
4 22 (9.61%) Python
5 12 (5.24%) Scala
6 11 (4.80%) Groovy
6 11 (4.80%) PowerShell
7 10 (4.37%) Apple Swift
7 10 (4.37%) Objective-C
8 9 (3.93%) C#
9 8 (3.49%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.49%) Perl
9 8 (3.49%) Ruby
10 4 (1.75%) Erlang
10 4 (1.75%) PHP
10 4 (1.75%) R
11 2 (0.87%) C++
11 2 (0.87%) Go
11 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (18.34%) Degree
2 8 (3.49%) ISEB
3 4 (1.75%) PhD
4 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (20.09%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (0.87%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 2 (0.87%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.87%) PMO
2 2 (0.87%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 8 (3.49%) vSphere
2 7 (3.06%) vCloud
3 6 (2.62%) Docker
4 2 (0.87%) Firmware
5 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (5.24%) Ansible
2 8 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.49%) Puppet
3 2 (0.87%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.44%) Consul
4 1 (0.44%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 26 (11.35%) Google
2 16 (6.99%) Oracle
3 15 (6.55%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.80%) Cognizant
5 6 (2.62%) Progress
6 4 (1.75%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.31%) Apple
7 3 (1.31%) Perforce
8 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.44%) Adobe
9 1 (0.44%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.44%) hybris
9 1 (0.44%) Omniture
9 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.44%) SAP
9 1 (0.44%) Tableau
9 1 (0.44%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.44%) VMware
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum +10% bonus and good corporate benef
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent salary + 15% bonus , private health
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits listed
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh
Tectre Limited
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
HSBC
Posted: 15 hours ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
VASSIT
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
London
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Whitehall, Bristol
Cabinet Office
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 22 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + DoE
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + DoE
Posted: 27 days ago