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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 207 189 222
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +33
Permanent jobs citing Maven 44 54 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.63% 0.83% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.73% 5.28% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 44 38 30
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £36,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -7.77%
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
1180 1023 1138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.96% 15.69% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 886 976
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +6 34 £36,000 -4.00% 7
Cheshire -7 6 £38,750 +3.33% 2
Lancashire - 2 £48,750 - 1
Merseyside -7 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 75 (96.15%) Java
2 60 (76.92%) Spring
3 45 (57.69%) Hibernate
4 44 (56.41%) XML
5 40 (51.28%) JMS
6 35 (44.87%) Linux
7 33 (42.31%) Servlets
8 32 (41.03%) REST
9 31 (39.74%) Tomcat
10 29 (37.18%) HTML
10 29 (37.18%) J2EE
11 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (34.62%) Software Engineering
12 27 (34.62%) Degree
12 27 (34.62%) SOAP
13 25 (32.05%) TDD
14 24 (30.77%) CSS
14 24 (30.77%) SQL
15 23 (29.49%) JSON
15 23 (29.49%) Relational Database
16 22 (28.21%) ActiveMQ
16 22 (28.21%) UNIX
16 22 (28.21%) WSDL
17 21 (26.92%) Oracle
18 20 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (25.64%) RabbitMQ
18 20 (25.64%) Java EE
19 19 (24.36%) C++
19 19 (24.36%) C
20 18 (23.08%) SQL Server

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 31 (39.74%) Tomcat
2 17 (21.79%) WebSphere
3 15 (19.23%) Apache
4 6 (7.69%) JBoss
5 3 (3.85%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.85%) Liferay
6 2 (2.56%) IIS
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) SaaS
1 2 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.49%) Relational Database
2 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 10 (12.82%) RDBMS
4 9 (11.54%) Oracle Database
5 6 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.56%) Big Data
6 2 (2.56%) Hazelcast
6 2 (2.56%) MySQL
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) JUnit
2 14 (17.95%) Eclipse
3 11 (14.10%) Jenkins
4 10 (12.82%) Selenium
5 9 (11.54%) Git (software)
6 7 (8.97%) Cucumber
7 6 (7.69%) Gradle
7 6 (7.69%) JIRA
8 5 (6.41%) Subversion
9 4 (5.13%) Ant
9 4 (5.13%) Mockito
10 3 (3.85%) SoapUI
10 3 (3.85%) Toad
11 2 (2.56%) NetBeans
11 2 (2.56%) NUnit
11 2 (2.56%) CruiseControl
11 2 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
11 2 (2.56%) Moq
11 2 (2.56%) Jasmine
General
1 16 (20.51%) Retail
2 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.85%) Finance
3 3 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.28%) Back Office
4 1 (1.28%) Electronics
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Automotive
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (66.67%) Developer
2 44 (56.41%) Java Developer
3 24 (30.77%) Software Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 11 (14.10%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Automation Tester
7 3 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Tester
7 3 (3.85%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (2.56%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.56%) J2EE Software Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Middleware Developer
9 1 (1.28%) Graduate Java Developer
9 1 (1.28%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (1.28%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (76.92%) Spring
2 45 (57.69%) Hibernate
3 44 (56.41%) XML
4 40 (51.28%) JMS
5 33 (42.31%) Servlets
6 32 (41.03%) REST
7 29 (37.18%) HTML
7 29 (37.18%) J2EE
8 27 (34.62%) SOAP
9 24 (30.77%) CSS
10 23 (29.49%) JSON
11 22 (28.21%) WSDL
11 22 (28.21%) ActiveMQ
12 20 (25.64%) Java EE
12 20 (25.64%) RabbitMQ
13 17 (21.79%) J2SE
14 15 (19.23%) Grails
15 13 (16.67%) HTML5
15 13 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
15 13 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 10 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (11.54%) Xbox
5 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.56%) Telematics
5 2 (2.56%) Open Source
6 1 (1.28%) DTV
6 1 (1.28%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 35 (44.87%) Linux
2 22 (28.21%) UNIX
3 7 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.13%) Windows
5 3 (3.85%) Android
6 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.62%) Software Engineering
3 25 (32.05%) TDD
4 15 (19.23%) OOD
5 14 (17.95%) E-Commerce
5 14 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 13 (16.67%) OO
7 12 (15.38%) MVC
7 12 (15.38%) Logistics
8 10 (12.82%) Software Architecture
9 6 (7.69%) Requirements Management
9 6 (7.69%) Scrum
9 6 (7.69%) UML
10 5 (6.41%) SOA
10 5 (6.41%) BDD
11 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.13%) Project Management
12 3 (3.85%) Pair Programming
12 3 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 75 (96.15%) Java
2 24 (30.77%) SQL
3 19 (24.36%) C
3 19 (24.36%) C++
4 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.82%) XPath
6 8 (10.26%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.13%) C#
8 3 (3.85%) Groovy
8 3 (3.85%) PHP
9 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.56%) XQuery
10 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.28%) Perl
10 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (34.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 21 (26.92%) Oracle
2 11 (14.10%) Red Hat
3 6 (7.69%) VMware
4 2 (2.56%) IBM
4 2 (2.56%) Perforce
5 1 (1.28%) SAP
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