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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 128 105 97
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -8
Permanent jobs citing Maven 5 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.21% 1.06% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.80% 10.63% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 12
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
278 207 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.79% 9.93% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 250 189 168
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Maven across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Maven Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Subversion
2 14 (93.33%) Java
3 13 (86.67%) J2EE
3 13 (86.67%) Tomcat
3 13 (86.67%) Eclipse
3 13 (86.67%) Spring
4 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (80.00%) SOAP
4 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
5 11 (73.33%) Hibernate
5 11 (73.33%) Unit Testing
5 11 (73.33%) Jenkins
6 10 (66.67%) Multithreading
6 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (66.67%) JMX
6 10 (66.67%) TDD
6 10 (66.67%) Oracle
6 10 (66.67%) JMS
6 10 (66.67%) OO
6 10 (66.67%) JBoss
7 9 (60.00%) MVC
7 9 (60.00%) ActiveMQ
7 9 (60.00%) JasperReports
7 9 (60.00%) Ajax
7 9 (60.00%) Spring MVC
7 9 (60.00%) Selenium
7 9 (60.00%) FitNesse
7 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (53.33%) PostgreSQL

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 13 (86.67%) Tomcat
2 10 (66.67%) JBoss
3 3 (20.00%) Apache
3 3 (20.00%) Confluence
4 2 (13.33%) LiveCycle
4 2 (13.33%) FileNet
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (60.00%) JasperReports
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (53.33%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Subversion
2 13 (86.67%) Eclipse
3 11 (73.33%) Jenkins
4 9 (60.00%) Selenium
4 9 (60.00%) FitNesse
5 4 (26.67%) Ant
6 3 (20.00%) JIRA
7 2 (13.33%) Hudson
8 1 (6.67%) NetBeans
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (6.67%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 7 (46.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (20.00%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) J2EE
1 13 (86.67%) Spring
2 12 (80.00%) SOAP
3 11 (73.33%) Hibernate
4 10 (66.67%) JMX
4 10 (66.67%) JMS
5 9 (60.00%) ActiveMQ
5 9 (60.00%) Ajax
5 9 (60.00%) Spring MVC
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 4 (26.67%) JSP
7 3 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) XSLT
8 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (13.33%) jQuery
8 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (13.33%) JSTL
8 2 (13.33%) HTML
8 2 (13.33%) .NET
8 2 (13.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Unit Testing
3 10 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 10 (66.67%) TDD
3 10 (66.67%) OO
4 9 (60.00%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) SOA
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) DevOps
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Release Management
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) DSDM
6 2 (13.33%) RUP
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
6 2 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Clojure
3 2 (13.33%) Scala
3 2 (13.33%) Groovy
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Twitter
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) hybris