The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 198 202 192
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Maven 12 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.37% 2.14% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 16
Average salary £56,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
877 796 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.69% 14.54% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 786 694 581
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Maven
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Maven across the West Midlands region.

Maven Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Maven
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Maven across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Maven Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Maven
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Birmingham +7 6 £65,000 +62.50%
Coventry - 3 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £30,000 - 1
Worcestershire -6 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 46 (74.19%) Java
2 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (56.45%) Linux
4 30 (48.39%) Ant
4 30 (48.39%) Spring
5 28 (45.16%) Oracle
5 28 (45.16%) JavaScript
5 28 (45.16%) UNIX
6 26 (41.94%) J2EE
7 25 (40.32%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (40.32%) Puppet
7 25 (40.32%) Jenkins
8 24 (38.71%) TDD
9 23 (37.10%) HTML
10 22 (35.48%) Perl
10 22 (35.48%) Python
10 22 (35.48%) Subversion
10 22 (35.48%) Hibernate
10 22 (35.48%) Java EE
10 22 (35.48%) Git (software)
10 22 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
11 20 (32.26%) jQuery
12 19 (30.65%) Tomcat
12 19 (30.65%) Nagios
12 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
13 18 (29.03%) SQL
13 18 (29.03%) Scrum
13 18 (29.03%) DevOps
14 16 (25.81%) Build Automation
14 16 (25.81%) MVC

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 19 (30.65%) Tomcat
2 9 (14.52%) GlassFish
3 7 (11.29%) CMS
3 7 (11.29%) WebSphere
3 7 (11.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (6.45%) JBoss
4 4 (6.45%) Apache
5 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.84%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.61%) Confluence
6 1 (1.61%) IIS
6 1 (1.61%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 22 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (20.97%) IaaS
3 6 (9.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) HTTP
2 6 (9.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.35%) MySQL
3 9 (14.52%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (48.39%) Ant
2 25 (40.32%) Jenkins
3 22 (35.48%) Subversion
3 22 (35.48%) Git (software)
4 15 (24.19%) Gradle
5 11 (17.74%) JUnit
6 7 (11.29%) Hudson
7 4 (6.45%) Mercurial
7 4 (6.45%) Eclipse
7 4 (6.45%) JIRA
8 3 (4.84%) NetBeans
8 3 (4.84%) CruiseControl
8 3 (4.84%) AccuRev
8 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
9 2 (3.23%) TestNG
10 1 (1.61%) Log4j
10 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (6.45%) Retail
2 3 (4.84%) Back Office
3 1 (1.61%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (46.77%) Developer
2 22 (35.48%) Java Developer
3 12 (19.35%) Senior Developer
4 10 (16.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Architect
6 5 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Java Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Release Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Applications Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.61%) J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.61%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (48.39%) Spring
2 26 (41.94%) J2EE
3 23 (37.10%) HTML
4 22 (35.48%) Java EE
4 22 (35.48%) Hibernate
5 20 (32.26%) jQuery
6 16 (25.81%) CSS
7 15 (24.19%) JPA
7 15 (24.19%) KnockoutJS
8 14 (22.58%) REST
8 14 (22.58%) .NET
9 13 (20.97%) Struts
9 13 (20.97%) JMS
9 13 (20.97%) Sensu
10 12 (19.35%) HTML5
10 12 (19.35%) AngularJS
11 11 (17.74%) SOAP
12 10 (16.13%) Web Services
13 9 (14.52%) XML
13 9 (14.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Web 2.0
2 6 (9.68%) W3C
2 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.68%) User Experience
3 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) GIS
3 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.61%) Physics
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (56.45%) Linux
2 28 (45.16%) UNIX
3 13 (20.97%) Ubuntu
4 7 (11.29%) HPUX
4 7 (11.29%) Solaris
5 1 (1.61%) Windows
5 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.32%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (38.71%) TDD
4 18 (29.03%) Scrum
4 18 (29.03%) DevOps
5 16 (25.81%) Build Automation
5 16 (25.81%) MVC
6 14 (22.58%) SOA
7 13 (20.97%) SDLC
8 12 (19.35%) Refactoring
9 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
10 9 (14.52%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (14.52%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (12.90%) Kanban
11 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
12 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (9.68%) Release Management
13 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
13 6 (9.68%) API Design
14 3 (4.84%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 46 (74.19%) Java
2 28 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 22 (35.48%) Perl
3 22 (35.48%) Python
4 18 (29.03%) SQL
5 13 (20.97%) Groovy
5 13 (20.97%) Bourne shell
5 13 (20.97%) Bash Shell
6 12 (19.35%) Ruby
7 9 (14.52%) Shell Script
8 7 (11.29%) XPath
9 5 (8.06%) C#
10 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
10 4 (6.45%) PHP
11 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
11 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (40.32%) Puppet
2 19 (30.65%) Nagios
3 13 (20.97%) ZABBIX
3 13 (20.97%) Vagrant
3 13 (20.97%) Ansible
4 6 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (9.68%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 28 (45.16%) Oracle
2 13 (20.97%) VMware
3 7 (11.29%) IBM
4 3 (4.84%) Citrix
4 3 (4.84%) Remedy
5 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.61%) Interwoven
5 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
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