The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 116 114 135
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Maven 7 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.37% 0.59% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.85% 3.19% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 7
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
Maven
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
379 313 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.99% 18.52% 15.39%
Number of salaries quoted 340 275 315
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Maven across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Maven Salary Histogram 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 24 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +9 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Warrington +9 2 £45,000 +38.46%
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Maven
North West

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) Spring
3 10 (66.67%) Selenium
4 9 (60.00%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (60.00%) JUnit
4 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (60.00%) BDD
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle
5 8 (53.33%) Cucumber
6 7 (46.67%) JSP
6 7 (46.67%) MVC
6 7 (46.67%) JIRA
6 7 (46.67%) JPA
7 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (40.00%) JDBC
7 6 (40.00%) Struts
7 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
7 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (40.00%) jQuery
7 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
7 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
7 6 (40.00%) Jasmine
7 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (40.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (33.33%) XML

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) JBoss
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.67%) CouchDB
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Selenium
2 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (60.00%) JUnit
3 8 (53.33%) Cucumber
4 7 (46.67%) JIRA
5 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
5 6 (40.00%) Jasmine
5 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (40.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (20.00%) Gradle
7 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
7 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
7 2 (13.33%) Toad
7 2 (13.33%) Ant
8 1 (6.67%) Mockito
8 1 (6.67%) JDeveloper
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Spring
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) JSP
3 7 (46.67%) JPA
4 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (40.00%) jQuery
4 6 (40.00%) Struts
4 6 (40.00%) JDBC
4 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 5 (33.33%) XML
5 5 (33.33%) Spring MVC
5 5 (33.33%) Spring Integration
6 4 (26.67%) Java EE
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) Ajax
7 3 (20.00%) Apache Camel
7 3 (20.00%) REST
8 2 (13.33%) WebSockets
8 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) BDD
3 7 (46.67%) MVC
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) SOA
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 2 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (13.33%) Build Automation
7 1 (6.67%) User Stories
7 1 (6.67%) ATDD
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) Perforce