Period
to 16 June 2019

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 16 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Velocity
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 111 136 -
Rank change year-on-year +25 - +150
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.12% 0.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Wales median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -4.00%

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 652 719 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.60% 38.89% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 586 591 697
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £24,800
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,250 £53,850
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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
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 16 June 2019. 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 -4 1 £60,000 +20.00%
West Wales - 1 £50,000 -
Velocity
UK

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, IT jobs citing Velocity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Fintech
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Native
1 1 (50.00%) Serverless
1 1 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
1 1 (50.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
1 1 (50.00%) Burndown Charts

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Serverless
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Scrum Master
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum Master
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Burndown Charts
1 1 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Fintech
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes