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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 190 219 185
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -34
Permanent jobs citing Maven 71 25 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.96% 0.36% 0.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.47% 2.49% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 59 22 60
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
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
1297 1005 1209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.51% 14.66% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 891 1056
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +48 53 £45,000 +24.13% 7
Cheshire -10 8 £42,500 +3.03% 2
Lancashire -4 7 £40,000 +3.89%
Merseyside - 1 £26,000 -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 107 (99.07%) Java
2 88 (81.48%) Spring
3 64 (59.26%) Tomcat
4 54 (50.00%) XML
5 49 (45.37%) Linux
6 48 (44.44%) Servlets
7 45 (41.67%) HTML
7 45 (41.67%) JMS
8 44 (40.74%) Hibernate
8 44 (40.74%) WebSphere
9 43 (39.81%) HTTP
10 41 (37.96%) XSLT
11 40 (37.04%) J2SE
12 39 (36.11%) Grails
12 39 (36.11%) Android
13 38 (35.19%) XPath
14 37 (34.26%) SQL
15 34 (31.48%) DOM
15 34 (31.48%) CSS
15 34 (31.48%) XML Schema
15 34 (31.48%) Windows
15 34 (31.48%) SAX
15 34 (31.48%) WebSphere MQ
15 34 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
16 32 (29.63%) Hazelcast
17 30 (27.78%) J2EE
18 29 (26.85%) JavaScript
18 29 (26.85%) Software Engineering
18 29 (26.85%) Red Hat
19 28 (25.93%) jQuery

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (59.26%) Tomcat
2 44 (40.74%) WebSphere
3 19 (17.59%) Apache
4 6 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.56%) Jetty
5 4 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.85%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.85%) IIS
6 2 (1.85%) Mule
6 2 (1.85%) Liferay
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.93%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.85%) Route 53
2 2 (1.85%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (1.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 43 (39.81%) HTTP
2 7 (6.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (29.63%) Hazelcast
2 16 (14.81%) MySQL
3 14 (12.96%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 7 (6.48%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.48%) Big Data
6 6 (5.56%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.63%) Hadoop
7 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (4.63%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.85%) Infinispan
9 2 (1.85%) Mahout
10 1 (0.93%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.93%) DB2
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.93%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 25 (23.15%) Eclipse
2 24 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 23 (21.30%) JUnit
4 17 (15.74%) Ant
5 14 (12.96%) Jenkins
5 14 (12.96%) Selenium
6 9 (8.33%) Subversion
7 7 (6.48%) Mockito
8 6 (5.56%) JIRA
8 6 (5.56%) Log4j
8 6 (5.56%) Gerrit
9 5 (4.63%) Jasmine
9 5 (4.63%) Gradle
9 5 (4.63%) Visual Studio
10 4 (3.70%) Toad
10 4 (3.70%) ERwin
10 4 (3.70%) Cucumber
10 4 (3.70%) SoapUI
10 4 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (2.78%) Hudson
General
1 14 (12.96%) Retail
2 10 (9.26%) Finance
3 7 (6.48%) Games
4 3 (2.78%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 100 (92.59%) Developer
2 95 (87.96%) Java Developer
3 29 (26.85%) Senior Developer
4 27 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 8 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) Junior
9 6 (5.56%) Junior Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Junior Java Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Junior Web Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Senior Java Web Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Junior Java Web Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Java Web Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (81.48%) Spring
2 54 (50.00%) XML
3 48 (44.44%) Servlets
4 45 (41.67%) HTML
4 45 (41.67%) JMS
5 44 (40.74%) Hibernate
6 41 (37.96%) XSLT
7 40 (37.04%) J2SE
8 39 (36.11%) Grails
9 34 (31.48%) DOM
9 34 (31.48%) SAX
9 34 (31.48%) WebSphere MQ
9 34 (31.48%) XML Schema
9 34 (31.48%) CSS
10 30 (27.78%) J2EE
11 28 (25.93%) jQuery
12 20 (18.52%) Spring MVC
13 17 (15.74%) Java EE
13 17 (15.74%) JDBC
14 16 (14.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.74%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.56%) Xbox
3 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (0.93%) DTV
4 1 (0.93%) Semantic Web
4 1 (0.93%) Open Source
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 49 (45.37%) Linux
2 39 (36.11%) Android
3 34 (31.48%) Windows
4 25 (23.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (10.19%) UNIX
6 4 (3.70%) AIX
6 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.78%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.85%) CentOS
9 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (26.85%) Software Engineering
3 27 (25.00%) MVC
4 17 (15.74%) TDD
5 14 (12.96%) BDD
6 13 (12.04%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (9.26%) Scrum
7 10 (9.26%) E-Commerce
8 9 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (7.41%) Pair Programming
10 7 (6.48%) OO
11 5 (4.63%) Web Development
11 5 (4.63%) DevOps
12 4 (3.70%) RAD
12 4 (3.70%) UML
12 4 (3.70%) Configuration Management
13 3 (2.78%) Load Balancing
13 3 (2.78%) Web Application Development
13 3 (2.78%) Mentoring
14 2 (1.85%) JVM Tuning
Programming Languages
1 107 (99.07%) Java
2 38 (35.19%) XPath
3 37 (34.26%) SQL
4 29 (26.85%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.56%) C
5 6 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.63%) Groovy
6 5 (4.63%) Python
7 4 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.70%) Perl
8 3 (2.78%) PHP
8 3 (2.78%) C++
9 2 (1.85%) C#
9 2 (1.85%) Ruby
9 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) Degree
2 4 (3.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (6.48%) Puppet
2 3 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.85%) Hyperic
3 2 (1.85%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 29 (26.85%) Red Hat
2 22 (20.37%) Oracle
3 17 (15.74%) JBoss
4 6 (5.56%) IBM
5 4 (3.70%) Actimize
6 2 (1.85%) RightScale
6 2 (1.85%) Talend
6 2 (1.85%) WSO2
7 1 (0.93%) Zend
7 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.93%) ATG
7 1 (0.93%) SAP
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