The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 242 237 285
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +48
Permanent jobs citing Maven 1362 1273 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.19% 1.19% 0.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.40% 7.86% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 1016 854
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18414 16196 16856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.09% 15.18% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15174 13782 14539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Maven
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Maven within the UK.

Maven Salary Trend in the UK

Maven
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Maven over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Maven Salary Histogram in the UK

Maven
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the UK 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
England +1 1254 £50,000 +4.16% 157
London -30 659 £55,000 - 77
South East +25 163 £47,500 - 26
City of London +8 148 £60,000 +4.34% 22
Yorkshire -35 131 £37,500 -6.25% 11
East of England +38 95 £45,000 +12.50% 14
West Yorkshire -23 93 £40,000 -5.88% 5
South West -29 88 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Leeds -17 86 £40,000 -5.88% 2
North West +29 71 £42,500 +10.38% 10
Scotland -6 67 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Surrey +25 66 £49,500 -5.71% 9
Manchester +48 53 £45,000 +24.13% 7
Hertfordshire +20 47 £57,500 +43.75% 8
Glasgow -2 41 £42,500 +6.25%
Hampshire -3 37 £42,500 +2.40% 11
Bristol +20 36 £37,500 - 3
Berkshire +12 27 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Guildford +29 26 £50,000 -6.97% 6
Wiltshire -26 26 £32,500 -10.95% 3
East Midlands +19 25 £45,000 +34.32% 3
Reading +16 23 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Chippenham -16 23 £32,500 +6.55% 3
Cambridgeshire +12 20 £50,000 +37.93% 6
Kent - 20 £50,000 - 1
Essex +23 19 £42,500 +30.76%
Nottinghamshire +15 19 £43,750 +32.57% 2
Nottingham +14 19 £43,750 +30.59% 2
Cambridge +6 19 £50,000 +39.86% 5
South Yorkshire +1 19 £35,000 +55.55% 3

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 2686 (91.55%) Java
2 1831 (62.41%) Spring
3 1549 (52.79%) Agile Software Development
4 1122 (38.24%) Hibernate
5 1040 (35.45%) SQL
6 990 (33.74%) Linux
7 968 (32.99%) JavaScript
8 946 (32.24%) Jenkins
9 939 (32.00%) Oracle
10 890 (30.33%) J2EE
11 866 (29.52%) Subversion
12 824 (28.08%) Ant
12 824 (28.08%) JUnit
13 821 (27.98%) Web Services
14 799 (27.23%) TDD
15 766 (26.11%) XML
16 764 (26.04%) Tomcat
17 760 (25.90%) HTML
18 745 (25.39%) Continuous Integration
19 681 (23.21%) Git (software)
20 660 (22.49%) Scrum
21 603 (20.55%) MVC
22 599 (20.42%) Degree
23 594 (20.25%) CSS
24 571 (19.46%) Finance
25 565 (19.26%) MySQL
26 540 (18.40%) OO
27 527 (17.96%) Eclipse
28 507 (17.28%) Software Engineering
29 502 (17.11%) Hudson

Maven
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 764 (26.04%) Tomcat
2 417 (14.21%) WebLogic
3 348 (11.86%) Apache
4 248 (8.45%) WebSphere
5 120 (4.09%) Apache Solr
6 101 (3.44%) Apache ServiceMix
7 87 (2.97%) GlassFish
8 72 (2.45%) CMS
9 65 (2.22%) Confluence
10 62 (2.11%) Node.js
11 53 (1.81%) Jetty
12 50 (1.70%) Alfresco
12 50 (1.70%) Oracle Coherence
13 41 (1.40%) Oracle Service Bus
14 35 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
15 32 (1.09%) Mule
16 31 (1.06%) IIS
17 30 (1.02%) Drupal
18 29 (0.99%) OpenStack
19 26 (0.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 94 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.24%) Weka
3 6 (0.20%) ArcView
4 1 (0.034%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.14%) Fredhopper
2 4 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.068%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.034%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.034%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.034%) AWD
4 1 (0.034%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.034%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 71 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (2.18%) SaaS
3 54 (1.84%) GitHub
4 21 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
7 8 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
8 7 (0.24%) Route 53
8 7 (0.24%) Force.com
8 7 (0.24%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.10%) IaaS
11 2 (0.068%) PaaS
11 2 (0.068%) Microsoft Azure
12 1 (0.034%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.034%) Taleo
12 1 (0.034%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 217 (7.40%) HTTP
2 81 (2.76%) Internet
3 60 (2.04%) SAN
4 47 (1.60%) TCP/IP
5 43 (1.47%) SSL
6 33 (1.12%) LDAP
7 28 (0.95%) SSH
8 23 (0.78%) DNS
9 17 (0.58%) DHCP
9 17 (0.58%) Firewall
10 13 (0.44%) Broadband
11 12 (0.41%) AMQP
12 11 (0.37%) Network Security
13 10 (0.34%) FTP
14 9 (0.31%) SNMP
14 9 (0.31%) PuTTY
15 8 (0.27%) Wireshark
16 7 (0.24%) iSCSI
16 7 (0.24%) LTE
16 7 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 565 (19.26%) MySQL
2 394 (13.43%) Relational Database
3 320 (10.91%) SQL Server
4 278 (9.48%) NoSQL
5 266 (9.07%) RDBMS
6 223 (7.60%) MongoDB
7 218 (7.43%) Big Data
8 175 (5.96%) Hadoop
9 150 (5.11%) Oracle Database
10 122 (4.16%) PostgreSQL
11 75 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
12 66 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
13 59 (2.01%) Hazelcast
14 53 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
15 49 (1.67%) DB2
16 40 (1.36%) Data Mining
17 33 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
18 30 (1.02%) MarkLogic
19 22 (0.75%) Jackrabbit
20 20 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 946 (32.24%) Jenkins
2 866 (29.52%) Subversion
3 824 (28.08%) Ant
3 824 (28.08%) JUnit
4 681 (23.21%) Git (software)
5 527 (17.96%) Eclipse
6 502 (17.11%) Hudson
7 475 (16.19%) Selenium
8 315 (10.74%) JIRA
9 243 (8.28%) Cucumber
10 193 (6.58%) Mockito
11 94 (3.20%) TestNG
12 93 (3.17%) Gradle
13 88 (3.00%) WebDriver
14 86 (2.93%) JMeter
15 83 (2.83%) NetBeans
16 82 (2.79%) Apache Ivy
17 81 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 79 (2.69%) Mercurial
19 77 (2.62%) CruiseControl
General
1 571 (19.46%) Finance
2 244 (8.32%) Banking
3 242 (8.25%) Games
4 114 (3.89%) Retail
5 92 (3.14%) Investment Banking
6 90 (3.07%) Telecoms
7 57 (1.94%) Publishing
8 51 (1.74%) Marketing
9 47 (1.60%) Front Office
10 46 (1.57%) Back Office
11 43 (1.47%) Advertising
12 29 (0.99%) Legal
13 26 (0.89%) Manufacturing
14 21 (0.72%) Financial Institution
14 21 (0.72%) French Language
15 17 (0.58%) Automotive
16 9 (0.31%) iGaming
17 7 (0.24%) Electronics
18 6 (0.20%) Billing
19 5 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 2085 (71.06%) Developer
2 1746 (59.51%) Java Developer
3 459 (15.64%) Senior Developer
4 401 (13.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 231 (7.87%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 182 (6.20%) Software Engineer
7 141 (4.81%) Web Developer
8 122 (4.16%) Software Developer
9 117 (3.99%) Architect
10 104 (3.54%) DevOps Engineer
11 99 (3.37%) Java Software Engineer
12 97 (3.31%) Lead Developer
13 77 (2.62%) Programmer
14 74 (2.52%) Analyst
15 70 (2.39%) Java Programmer
16 68 (2.32%) Java Software Developer
17 67 (2.28%) Junior
18 66 (2.25%) J2EE Developer
19 64 (2.18%) Technical Architect
20 63 (2.15%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1831 (62.41%) Spring
2 1122 (38.24%) Hibernate
3 890 (30.33%) J2EE
4 821 (27.98%) Web Services
5 766 (26.11%) XML
6 760 (25.90%) HTML
7 594 (20.25%) CSS
8 478 (16.29%) Java EE
9 455 (15.51%) jQuery
10 405 (13.80%) SOAP
11 379 (12.92%) REST
12 374 (12.75%) JSP
13 363 (12.37%) Spring MVC
14 350 (11.93%) JMS
15 297 (10.12%) RESTful
16 296 (10.09%) JPA
16 296 (10.09%) JSON
17 292 (9.95%) Struts
18 259 (8.83%) Servlets
19 254 (8.66%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 397 (13.53%) Open Source
2 336 (11.45%) Computer Science
3 164 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
4 136 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
5 78 (2.66%) Mathematics
6 70 (2.39%) Derivative
7 66 (2.25%) Mobile App
8 51 (1.74%) N-Tier
9 46 (1.57%) User Experience
10 44 (1.50%) Visualisation
11 38 (1.30%) BBC
11 38 (1.30%) RIA
12 33 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
13 32 (1.09%) Hedge funds
13 32 (1.09%) Physics
13 32 (1.09%) Statistics
14 30 (1.02%) Fixed Income
14 30 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 28 (0.95%) Digital Media
16 26 (0.89%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 990 (33.74%) Linux
2 488 (16.63%) UNIX
3 265 (9.03%) Windows
4 149 (5.08%) Android
5 76 (2.59%) Apple iOS
6 72 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 60 (2.04%) Ubuntu
8 40 (1.36%) CentOS
9 25 (0.85%) AIX
10 24 (0.82%) Solaris
11 17 (0.58%) Mac OS
12 16 (0.55%) Debian
13 14 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
14 10 (0.34%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.24%) VxWorks
15 7 (0.24%) LynxOS
16 6 (0.20%) MVS
16 6 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
17 5 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
18 4 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1549 (52.79%) Agile Software Development
2 799 (27.23%) TDD
3 745 (25.39%) Continuous Integration
4 660 (22.49%) Scrum
5 603 (20.55%) MVC
6 540 (18.40%) OO
7 507 (17.28%) Software Engineering
8 395 (13.46%) BDD
9 353 (12.03%) Unit Testing
10 349 (11.90%) E-Commerce
11 302 (10.29%) Multithreading
12 262 (8.93%) UML
13 260 (8.86%) Mentoring
14 251 (8.55%) SOA
15 241 (8.21%) DevOps
16 180 (6.13%) Automated Testing
17 170 (5.79%) Web Development
18 152 (5.18%) Release Management
19 135 (4.60%) Configuration Management
20 120 (4.09%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 2686 (91.55%) Java
2 1040 (35.45%) SQL
3 968 (32.99%) JavaScript
4 313 (10.67%) Python
5 245 (8.35%) Groovy
6 196 (6.68%) PHP
7 164 (5.59%) C++
8 162 (5.52%) Ruby
9 154 (5.25%) Bash Shell
10 147 (5.01%) Perl
11 140 (4.77%) C
11 140 (4.77%) Scala
12 132 (4.50%) C#
12 132 (4.50%) Shell Script
13 115 (3.92%) PL/SQL
14 95 (3.24%) XPath
15 42 (1.43%) VB
16 40 (1.36%) XQuery
17 32 (1.09%) VB6
18 27 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 599 (20.42%) Degree
2 87 (2.97%) Security Cleared
3 64 (2.18%) SC Cleared
4 25 (0.85%) PhD
5 23 (0.78%) Sun Certification
6 16 (0.55%) ISEB
7 14 (0.48%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.27%) CITP
8 8 (0.27%) OCPJWCD
8 8 (0.27%) MBCS
9 7 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.20%) OCPJP
11 4 (0.14%) HND
12 2 (0.068%) IBM WebSphere Certification
12 2 (0.068%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.034%) OCMJD
13 1 (0.034%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 1 (0.034%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.034%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.034%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 231 (7.87%) QA
2 27 (0.92%) SLA
3 11 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.27%) DO-178B
5 6 (0.20%) ISO 8583
6 4 (0.14%) Basel III
6 4 (0.14%) CRD IV
7 3 (0.10%) WAI
8 2 (0.068%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.034%) Data Quality
System Software
1 34 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (0.58%) vCloud
4 9 (0.31%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.24%) Xen
5 7 (0.24%) KVM
6 6 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.17%) vSphere
7 5 (0.17%) HDFS
8 3 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.068%) Varnish
10 1 (0.034%) Cygwin
10 1 (0.034%) NFS
10 1 (0.034%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.034%) zsh
Systems Management
1 195 (6.65%) Puppet
2 143 (4.87%) Opscode Chef
3 81 (2.76%) Nagios
4 53 (1.81%) ZABBIX
5 20 (0.68%) Ansible
5 20 (0.68%) Vagrant
6 19 (0.65%) Zenoss
6 19 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (0.34%) Capistrano
8 7 (0.24%) Ganglia
8 7 (0.24%) MOM
8 7 (0.24%) Kibana
8 7 (0.24%) Graylog2
9 5 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.17%) BladeLogic
9 5 (0.17%) Hyperic
10 4 (0.14%) Opsview
11 3 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.10%) Munin
12 2 (0.068%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 939 (32.00%) Oracle
2 409 (13.94%) JBoss
3 140 (4.77%) Google
4 86 (2.93%) Red Hat
5 85 (2.90%) Microsoft
6 61 (2.08%) IBM
7 50 (1.70%) Adobe
8 45 (1.53%) Perforce
8 45 (1.53%) VMware
9 35 (1.19%) hybris
10 33 (1.12%) ATG
10 33 (1.12%) Demandware
11 27 (0.92%) CA
12 26 (0.89%) Intershop
13 25 (0.85%) Facebook
13 25 (0.85%) Atomikos
14 24 (0.82%) Twitter
15 23 (0.78%) Endeca
16 21 (0.72%) Zend
16 21 (0.72%) Panasonic
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum salary dependant on experience (mult
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: bonus+benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Good benefits / Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optimum IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Sage Pay
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
NST Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago