The first table below looks at the demand for Maven skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 123 117 107
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Maven 3 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% 0.43% 1.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.89% 2.86% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 5
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
336 280 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.23% 14.99% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 292 235 299
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Maven
North West

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Maven
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Maven Salary Trend in Cheshire

Maven
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 3 £37,500 -
Maven
North West

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (75.00%) Web Services
3 8 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (58.33%) OO
4 7 (58.33%) J2EE
4 7 (58.33%) SOAP
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) JUnit
5 6 (50.00%) Refactoring
6 5 (41.67%) Selenium
6 5 (41.67%) GWT
6 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
6 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
6 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
6 5 (41.67%) Open Source
6 5 (41.67%) JBoss
6 5 (41.67%) UML
6 5 (41.67%) Swing
6 5 (41.67%) SOA
6 5 (41.67%) HTTP
6 5 (41.67%) Google
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) Automotive
6 5 (41.67%) Games
7 4 (33.33%) MVC

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (25.00%) CouchDB
3 3 (25.00%) Couchbase
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) JUnit
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (33.33%) Ant
4 3 (25.00%) Gradle
4 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (8.33%) Mockito
5 1 (8.33%) Subversion
5 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
1 5 (41.67%) Automotive
1 5 (41.67%) Games
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (75.00%) Web Services
3 8 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 7 (58.33%) J2EE
4 7 (58.33%) SOAP
5 5 (41.67%) GWT
5 5 (41.67%) Swing
6 4 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) Spring MVC
7 3 (25.00%) RESTful
7 3 (25.00%) JSP
7 3 (25.00%) Servlets
8 2 (16.67%) XML-RPC
8 2 (16.67%) Java RMI
8 2 (16.67%) XML
8 2 (16.67%) Struts
8 2 (16.67%) .NET
8 2 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) OO
3 6 (50.00%) Refactoring
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (41.67%) UML
4 5 (41.67%) SOA
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) Pair Programming
6 3 (25.00%) BDD
6 3 (25.00%) ATDD
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) OOD
7 2 (16.67%) Game Development
8 1 (8.33%) Kanban
8 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) JBoss
1 5 (41.67%) Google