Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 > Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 150 154
Rank change year-on-year +18 +4 -
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 6 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.29% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 0.50% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Wales median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £44,375 £40,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £40,000 £51,125
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 Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 730 1005 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 35.08% 38.01% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 665 910 894
Wales median annual salary £39,351 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £47,500
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 Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Velocity in Wales

Velocity
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Velocity in Wales

Velocity
Salary Histogram in Wales

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

Salary histogram for Velocity in Wales

Velocity
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the Wales 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
South Wales +29 5 £55,000 - 1
West Wales -11 1 £37,500 -6.25% 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 Wales region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Coaching
2 5 (83.33%) Software Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (16.67%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

Velocity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Coaching
2 5 (83.33%) Software Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) CA
1 1 (16.67%) CA Agile Central