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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 189 223 193
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -30
Permanent jobs citing Maven 65 23 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.89% 0.34% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.07% 2.36% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55 19 52
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1281 976 1196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.49% 14.57% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 856 1045
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
Manchester +28 48 £45,000 +24.13% 10
Lancashire -6 7 £40,000 +3.89%
Cheshire -11 7 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Merseyside - 1 £26,000 -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 105 (99.06%) Java
2 86 (81.13%) Spring
3 64 (60.38%) Tomcat
4 51 (48.11%) XML
5 47 (44.34%) Servlets
5 47 (44.34%) JMS
6 46 (43.40%) Linux
7 44 (41.51%) HTTP
7 44 (41.51%) WebSphere
8 42 (39.62%) J2SE
9 41 (38.68%) HTML
9 41 (38.68%) Hibernate
9 41 (38.68%) Grails
10 39 (36.79%) Android
10 39 (36.79%) XSLT
11 37 (34.91%) XPath
12 35 (33.02%) Windows
12 35 (33.02%) XML Schema
12 35 (33.02%) WebSphere MQ
13 34 (32.08%) SAX
13 34 (32.08%) DOM
14 33 (31.13%) CSS
14 33 (31.13%) SQL
14 33 (31.13%) Hazelcast
15 31 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
16 30 (28.30%) Software Engineering
16 30 (28.30%) J2EE
16 30 (28.30%) Red Hat
17 27 (25.47%) JavaScript
18 26 (24.53%) MVC

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 64 (60.38%) Tomcat
2 44 (41.51%) WebSphere
3 19 (17.92%) Apache
4 5 (4.72%) Jetty
5 4 (3.77%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (3.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (3.77%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (3.77%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.89%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.89%) Mule
6 2 (1.89%) Liferay
6 2 (1.89%) IIS
7 1 (0.94%) Confluence
7 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.89%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (1.89%) Route 53
2 2 (1.89%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 44 (41.51%) HTTP
2 7 (6.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (31.13%) Hazelcast
2 15 (14.15%) MySQL
3 14 (13.21%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.60%) Oracle Database
4 7 (6.60%) Big Data
4 7 (6.60%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (4.72%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.72%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.89%) Infinispan
7 2 (1.89%) Mahout
8 1 (0.94%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.94%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 22 (20.75%) Git (software)
2 21 (19.81%) Eclipse
3 19 (17.92%) JUnit
4 14 (13.21%) Selenium
5 13 (12.26%) Ant
6 12 (11.32%) Jenkins
7 6 (5.66%) Subversion
8 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio
8 5 (4.72%) Log4j
8 5 (4.72%) Mockito
8 5 (4.72%) JIRA
8 5 (4.72%) Jasmine
8 5 (4.72%) Gradle
9 4 (3.77%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (3.77%) Gerrit
9 4 (3.77%) SoapUI
9 4 (3.77%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.77%) ERwin
9 4 (3.77%) Toad
10 3 (2.83%) IntelliJ
General
1 12 (11.32%) Retail
2 7 (6.60%) Games
2 7 (6.60%) Finance
3 3 (2.83%) Legal
4 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.94%) Electronics
4 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 98 (92.45%) Developer
2 94 (88.68%) Java Developer
3 29 (27.36%) Senior Developer
4 28 (26.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (11.32%) Software Engineer
6 9 (8.49%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (7.55%) Software Developer
7 8 (7.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (6.60%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (6.60%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) Junior Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Junior Java Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Junior
10 5 (4.72%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Junior Web Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Senior Web Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Java Web Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Senior Java Web Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Junior Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (81.13%) Spring
2 51 (48.11%) XML
3 47 (44.34%) Servlets
3 47 (44.34%) JMS
4 42 (39.62%) J2SE
5 41 (38.68%) HTML
5 41 (38.68%) Hibernate
5 41 (38.68%) Grails
6 39 (36.79%) XSLT
7 35 (33.02%) XML Schema
7 35 (33.02%) WebSphere MQ
8 34 (32.08%) SAX
8 34 (32.08%) DOM
9 33 (31.13%) CSS
10 30 (28.30%) J2EE
11 24 (22.64%) jQuery
12 20 (18.87%) Spring MVC
13 16 (15.09%) Java EE
14 14 (13.21%) JDBC
14 14 (13.21%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.98%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.55%) Xbox
3 3 (2.83%) Clustering
3 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.94%) DTV
4 1 (0.94%) Open Source
4 1 (0.94%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 46 (43.40%) Linux
2 39 (36.79%) Android
3 35 (33.02%) Windows
4 26 (24.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.60%) UNIX
6 4 (3.77%) AIX
6 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.83%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (28.30%) Software Engineering
3 26 (24.53%) MVC
4 14 (13.21%) TDD
4 14 (13.21%) BDD
5 11 (10.38%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (9.43%) E-Commerce
7 8 (7.55%) Pair Programming
8 7 (6.60%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (6.60%) Scrum
9 5 (4.72%) DevOps
10 4 (3.77%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.77%) RAD
10 4 (3.77%) UML
10 4 (3.77%) OO
11 3 (2.83%) Web Development
11 3 (2.83%) Load Balancing
11 3 (2.83%) Web Application Development
11 3 (2.83%) Mentoring
12 2 (1.89%) JVM Tuning
Programming Languages
1 105 (99.06%) Java
2 37 (34.91%) XPath
3 33 (31.13%) SQL
4 27 (25.47%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.66%) C
6 5 (4.72%) Python
6 5 (4.72%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.72%) Groovy
7 4 (3.77%) Perl
7 4 (3.77%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.83%) C++
9 2 (1.89%) Ruby
9 2 (1.89%) C#
9 2 (1.89%) PHP
9 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) Puppet
2 3 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.89%) Hyperic
3 2 (1.89%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 30 (28.30%) Red Hat
2 19 (17.92%) Oracle
3 17 (16.04%) JBoss
4 6 (5.66%) IBM
5 4 (3.77%) Actimize
6 2 (1.89%) Talend
6 2 (1.89%) WSO2
6 2 (1.89%) RightScale
7 1 (0.94%) SAP
7 1 (0.94%) ATG
7 1 (0.94%) Atlassian
Cheshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Alderley Edge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago