The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 186 223 162
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -61
Permanent jobs citing Maven 59 22 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.83% 0.30% 1.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.21% 2.08% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 49 20 66
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1132 1060 1123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.91% 14.60% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 980 921 984
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Maven
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +35 44 £45,000 - 6
Cheshire -7 8 £42,500 -
Lancashire -4 5 £40,000 +8.10%
Merseyside - 1 £55,000 -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 94 (86.24%) Spring
3 56 (51.38%) XML
4 51 (46.79%) Tomcat
5 49 (44.95%) SQL
5 49 (44.95%) HTML
6 45 (41.28%) Hibernate
7 44 (40.37%) Servlets
7 44 (40.37%) Linux
7 44 (40.37%) Eclipse
8 42 (38.53%) Ant
9 37 (33.94%) WebSphere
10 36 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (32.11%) jQuery
12 34 (31.19%) JUnit
12 34 (31.19%) Oracle
13 33 (30.28%) XSLT
13 33 (30.28%) JMS
14 32 (29.36%) XPath
15 31 (28.44%) Software Engineering
15 31 (28.44%) HTTP
15 31 (28.44%) OO
15 31 (28.44%) CSS
16 29 (26.61%) Grails
16 29 (26.61%) Android
17 28 (25.69%) Git (software)
17 28 (25.69%) Jenkins
17 28 (25.69%) Web Services
17 28 (25.69%) JavaScript
17 28 (25.69%) WebSphere MQ

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 51 (46.79%) Tomcat
2 37 (33.94%) WebSphere
3 12 (11.01%) Apache
4 11 (10.09%) WebLogic
5 6 (5.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (4.59%) Jetty
7 4 (3.67%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (3.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.83%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.83%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (1.83%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (1.83%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.83%) Mule
8 2 (1.83%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.92%) Liferay
9 1 (0.92%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.92%) Confluence
9 1 (0.92%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.75%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.83%) Route 53
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 31 (28.44%) HTTP
2 7 (6.42%) Internet
3 2 (1.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.18%) Hazelcast
2 16 (14.68%) Oracle Database
2 16 (14.68%) MySQL
3 11 (10.09%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (10.09%) Big Data
4 10 (9.17%) Relational Database
5 9 (8.26%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.59%) Apache Hive
6 5 (4.59%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.59%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (4.59%) Redis
7 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.75%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.83%) DB2
9 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.83%) Mahout
9 2 (1.83%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 44 (40.37%) Eclipse
2 42 (38.53%) Ant
3 34 (31.19%) JUnit
4 28 (25.69%) Git (software)
4 28 (25.69%) Jenkins
5 24 (22.02%) Selenium
6 19 (17.43%) Subversion
7 17 (15.60%) NetBeans
7 17 (15.60%) Hudson
8 11 (10.09%) Gerrit
8 11 (10.09%) Mockito
9 8 (7.34%) JMeter
10 6 (5.50%) Log4j
11 4 (3.67%) Toad
11 4 (3.67%) ERwin
11 4 (3.67%) JIRA
11 4 (3.67%) Cucumber
11 4 (3.67%) SoapUI
12 3 (2.75%) Gradle
12 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (19.27%) Finance
2 14 (12.84%) Retail
3 9 (8.26%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.50%) Games
5 2 (1.83%) Electronics
5 2 (1.83%) Automotive
5 2 (1.83%) Legal
5 2 (1.83%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.83%) Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.92%) Military
Job Titles
1 96 (88.07%) Developer
2 92 (84.40%) Java Developer
3 31 (28.44%) Senior Developer
4 30 (27.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (14.68%) Software Engineer
6 12 (11.01%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Lead Java Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Lead Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Java Software Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Senior Software Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Senior Java Software Developer
12 3 (2.75%) Senior Java Web Developer
12 3 (2.75%) Junior Java Web Developer
12 3 (2.75%) Junior Java Developer
12 3 (2.75%) Junior Web Developer
12 3 (2.75%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (86.24%) Spring
2 56 (51.38%) XML
3 49 (44.95%) HTML
4 45 (41.28%) Hibernate
5 44 (40.37%) Servlets
6 35 (32.11%) jQuery
7 33 (30.28%) XSLT
7 33 (30.28%) JMS
8 31 (28.44%) CSS
9 29 (26.61%) Grails
10 28 (25.69%) Web Services
10 28 (25.69%) WebSphere MQ
11 27 (24.77%) J2SE
11 27 (24.77%) Java EE
12 24 (22.02%) J2EE
12 24 (22.02%) EJB
13 23 (21.10%) DOM
13 23 (21.10%) XML Schema
13 23 (21.10%) SAX
14 20 (18.35%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.34%) Digital Media
3 7 (6.42%) Open Source
4 4 (3.67%) Clustering
5 3 (2.75%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.83%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.83%) DataPower
7 1 (0.92%) DTV
7 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (40.37%) Linux
2 29 (26.61%) Android
3 27 (24.77%) Windows
4 24 (22.02%) UNIX
5 18 (16.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.67%) AIX
6 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.83%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.83%) CentOS
8 1 (0.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (28.44%) OO
2 31 (28.44%) Software Engineering
3 25 (22.94%) TDD
3 25 (22.94%) MVC
4 24 (22.02%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (17.43%) Scrum
6 17 (15.60%) Unit Testing
7 16 (14.68%) Web Development
8 14 (12.84%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (7.34%) Performance Testing
9 8 (7.34%) UML
10 7 (6.42%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.42%) Multithreading
10 7 (6.42%) BDD
11 6 (5.50%) DSDM
11 6 (5.50%) Migration
12 5 (4.59%) Pair Programming
12 5 (4.59%) Configuration Management
12 5 (4.59%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (44.95%) SQL
3 32 (29.36%) XPath
4 28 (25.69%) JavaScript
5 13 (11.93%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.59%) Groovy
6 5 (4.59%) Python
7 4 (3.67%) PHP
7 4 (3.67%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.75%) Perl
9 2 (1.83%) C
9 2 (1.83%) Ruby
10 1 (0.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (11.93%) Degree
2 9 (8.26%) HND
3 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 9 (8.26%) Puppet
2 2 (1.83%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.83%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (31.19%) Oracle
2 20 (18.35%) Red Hat
3 15 (13.76%) JBoss
4 8 (7.34%) IBM
5 5 (4.59%) WSO2
6 4 (3.67%) Actimize
7 2 (1.83%) Google
7 2 (1.83%) Kony
7 2 (1.83%) RightScale
7 2 (1.83%) Talend
8 1 (0.92%) ATG
8 1 (0.92%) Zend
8 1 (0.92%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.92%) SAP
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