The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 112 101 80
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -21
Permanent jobs citing Maven 16 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.88% 0.67% 1.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.28% 6.86% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 33
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +2.32%
Maven
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
303 175 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.65% 9.74% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 260 148 177
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Maven across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Maven
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Maven across the Birmingham region.

Maven Salary Trend in Birmingham

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Maven also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Maven.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) Spring
2 17 (94.44%) Oracle
2 17 (94.44%) Ant
3 16 (88.89%) Subversion
3 16 (88.89%) KnockoutJS
3 16 (88.89%) Build Automation
4 12 (66.67%) Gradle
4 12 (66.67%) SOA
4 12 (66.67%) HTML
5 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
5 11 (61.11%) MVC
5 11 (61.11%) Hibernate
5 11 (61.11%) TDD
5 11 (61.11%) Java EE
5 11 (61.11%) JPA
6 10 (55.56%) jQuery
6 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
6 10 (55.56%) HTML5
7 8 (44.44%) CSS
8 7 (38.89%) .NET
9 6 (33.33%) J2EE
9 6 (33.33%) Perl
9 6 (33.33%) JSP
9 6 (33.33%) SOAP
9 6 (33.33%) Struts
9 6 (33.33%) Web Services
9 6 (33.33%) XML

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Maven also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Maven. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 6 (33.33%) Apache
1 6 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 4 (22.22%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) Ant
2 16 (88.89%) Subversion
3 12 (66.67%) Gradle
4 6 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 6 (33.33%) NetBeans
5 1 (5.56%) TestNG
5 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
5 1 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) Spring
2 16 (88.89%) KnockoutJS
3 12 (66.67%) HTML
4 11 (61.11%) Hibernate
4 11 (61.11%) Java EE
4 11 (61.11%) JPA
5 10 (55.56%) jQuery
5 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
5 10 (55.56%) HTML5
6 8 (44.44%) CSS
7 7 (38.89%) .NET
8 6 (33.33%) J2EE
8 6 (33.33%) JSP
8 6 (33.33%) SOAP
8 6 (33.33%) Struts
8 6 (33.33%) Web Services
8 6 (33.33%) XML
8 6 (33.33%) DOM
8 6 (33.33%) XSLT
8 6 (33.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) Physics
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) Build Automation
3 12 (66.67%) SOA
4 11 (61.11%) MVC
4 11 (61.11%) TDD
5 6 (33.33%) UML
5 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 6 (33.33%) Refactoring
5 6 (33.33%) Web Design
5 6 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (33.33%) Release Management
5 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) Logistics
6 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.56%) Android Development
7 1 (5.56%) OOD
7 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) Perl
2 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 6 (33.33%) XPath
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Oracle