The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 191 191 228
Rank change year-on-year
0 +37
Permanent jobs citing Maven 50 61 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.75% 0.86% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.39% 5.29% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 50 44 27
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £71,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Maven
England

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

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1139 1154 1066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.01% 16.36% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1007 917
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Maven
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Maven Salary Trend in the North West

Maven
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Maven across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Maven Salary Histogram in the North West

Maven
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
Manchester -3 40 £36,000 -4.00% 6
Cheshire +3 5 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Lancashire - 3 £47,500 -
Merseyside -6 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 80 (93.02%) Java
2 66 (76.74%) Spring
3 56 (65.12%) Hibernate
4 47 (54.65%) XML
5 41 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (44.19%) Linux
6 38 (44.19%) JMS
7 37 (43.02%) TDD
8 34 (39.53%) HTML
8 34 (39.53%) REST
9 33 (38.37%) Servlets
10 32 (37.21%) Degree
11 31 (36.05%) Software Engineering
12 30 (34.88%) J2EE
12 30 (34.88%) Tomcat
13 29 (33.72%) WSDL
13 29 (33.72%) SOAP
13 29 (33.72%) Oracle
14 27 (31.40%) JSON
15 26 (30.23%) SQL
15 26 (30.23%) Relational Database
16 25 (29.07%) JavaScript
16 25 (29.07%) UNIX
16 25 (29.07%) ActiveMQ
17 24 (27.91%) CSS
18 23 (26.74%) Analytical Skills
18 23 (26.74%) RabbitMQ
19 22 (25.58%) SQL Server
19 22 (25.58%) Java EE
20 21 (24.42%) C++

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 30 (34.88%) Tomcat
2 15 (17.44%) WebSphere
3 10 (11.63%) Apache
4 7 (8.14%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.49%) JBoss
6 2 (2.33%) Liferay
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) SaaS
1 2 (2.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.23%) Relational Database
2 22 (25.58%) SQL Server
3 14 (16.28%) Oracle Database
4 13 (15.12%) RDBMS
5 6 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (6.98%) MySQL
6 5 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.49%) Big Data
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 20 (23.26%) JUnit
2 16 (18.60%) Eclipse
3 13 (15.12%) Ant
4 12 (13.95%) Git (software)
4 12 (13.95%) Jenkins
5 10 (11.63%) Selenium
6 8 (9.30%) Cucumber
7 7 (8.14%) Mockito
8 6 (6.98%) Gerrit
8 6 (6.98%) Gradle
8 6 (6.98%) Subversion
8 6 (6.98%) JIRA
9 5 (5.81%) TeamCity
9 5 (5.81%) NUnit
9 5 (5.81%) CruiseControl
9 5 (5.81%) Moq
10 3 (3.49%) SoapUI
10 3 (3.49%) Toad
11 2 (2.33%) Jasmine
11 2 (2.33%) Artifactory
General
1 17 (19.77%) Retail
2 4 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.49%) Automotive
3 3 (3.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.33%) Finance
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
5 1 (1.16%) Back Office
5 1 (1.16%) Electronics
5 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (66.28%) Developer
2 49 (56.98%) Java Developer
3 26 (30.23%) Software Engineer
4 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
4 7 (8.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (8.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (6.98%) Junior
5 6 (6.98%) Junior Developer
5 6 (6.98%) Junior Java Developer
6 5 (5.81%) C# Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Graduate
6 5 (5.81%) Graduate Java Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Automation Tester
8 3 (3.49%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (76.74%) Spring
2 56 (65.12%) Hibernate
3 47 (54.65%) XML
4 38 (44.19%) JMS
5 34 (39.53%) HTML
5 34 (39.53%) REST
6 33 (38.37%) Servlets
7 30 (34.88%) J2EE
8 29 (33.72%) SOAP
8 29 (33.72%) WSDL
9 27 (31.40%) JSON
10 25 (29.07%) ActiveMQ
11 24 (27.91%) CSS
12 23 (26.74%) RabbitMQ
13 22 (25.58%) Java EE
14 16 (18.60%) Web Services
15 14 (16.28%) J2SE
16 13 (15.12%) jQuery
16 13 (15.12%) HTML5
17 12 (13.95%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.74%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (16.28%) Computer Science
3 13 (15.12%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.81%) Xbox
5 3 (3.49%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.49%) Telematics
6 2 (2.33%) Open Source
7 1 (1.16%) DTV
7 1 (1.16%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 38 (44.19%) Linux
2 25 (29.07%) UNIX
3 6 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.65%) Windows
5 1 (1.16%) Android
5 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (43.02%) TDD
3 31 (36.05%) Software Engineering
4 20 (23.26%) OO
4 20 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (22.09%) E-Commerce
5 19 (22.09%) MVC
6 17 (19.77%) OOD
7 15 (17.44%) Logistics
8 13 (15.12%) Automated Testing
8 13 (15.12%) Scrum
8 13 (15.12%) Software Architecture
9 9 (10.47%) Web Development
10 7 (8.14%) Unit Testing
11 6 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (6.98%) UML
11 6 (6.98%) Requirements Management
12 5 (5.81%) Pair Programming
12 5 (5.81%) Domain-Driven Design
12 5 (5.81%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 80 (93.02%) Java
2 26 (30.23%) SQL
3 25 (29.07%) JavaScript
4 21 (24.42%) C
4 21 (24.42%) C++
5 12 (13.95%) XPath
6 9 (10.47%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.81%) C#
8 4 (4.65%) Groovy
8 4 (4.65%) CoffeeScript
9 3 (3.49%) F#
10 2 (2.33%) XQuery
11 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.16%) Perl
11 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (37.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 29 (33.72%) Oracle
2 8 (9.30%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.98%) VMware
4 3 (3.49%) IBM
5 2 (2.33%) Perforce
6 1 (1.16%) SAP
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