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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 175 166 154
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Maven 44 26 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.83% 0.53% 1.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.05% 5.03% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 48
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
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
872 517 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.40% 10.53% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 787 415 551
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Coventry - 20 £45,000 - 3
Birmingham -9 14 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Warwickshire -15 8 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Staffordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 74 (96.10%) Java
2 55 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (68.83%) J2EE
4 43 (55.84%) Tomcat
5 41 (53.25%) Linux
6 37 (48.05%) SQL
7 36 (46.75%) JavaScript
8 32 (41.56%) Ant
9 30 (38.96%) Oracle
9 30 (38.96%) Spring
10 29 (37.66%) TDD
10 29 (37.66%) Perl
10 29 (37.66%) UNIX
11 28 (36.36%) JMS
11 28 (36.36%) Scrum
12 27 (35.06%) Puppet
13 26 (33.77%) REST
13 26 (33.77%) JUnit
14 25 (32.47%) Java EE
14 25 (32.47%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (31.17%) HTML
16 23 (29.87%) Shell Script
16 23 (29.87%) SOA
16 23 (29.87%) Python
17 22 (28.57%) EJB
17 22 (28.57%) Kanban
17 22 (28.57%) Jenkins
18 21 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
18 21 (27.27%) GlassFish
18 21 (27.27%) Refactoring

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 43 (55.84%) Tomcat
2 21 (27.27%) GlassFish
3 9 (11.69%) JBoss
4 7 (9.09%) Apache
4 7 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 6 (7.79%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (7.79%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.90%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (2.60%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.60%) CMS
8 1 (1.30%) MQSI
8 1 (1.30%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.30%) IIS
8 1 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.97%) SaaS
2 18 (23.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) HTTP
1 6 (7.79%) BIG-IP
2 5 (6.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.38%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.39%) MySQL
3 8 (10.39%) Relational Database
4 7 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.60%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.60%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (41.56%) Ant
2 26 (33.77%) JUnit
3 22 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 19 (24.68%) Subversion
5 17 (22.08%) Hudson
6 11 (14.29%) Gradle
7 8 (10.39%) Eclipse
8 7 (9.09%) NetBeans
8 7 (9.09%) Mercurial
9 6 (7.79%) Cucumber
9 6 (7.79%) Artifactory
9 6 (7.79%) CruiseControl
10 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
11 1 (1.30%) Liquibase
11 1 (1.30%) Selenium
11 1 (1.30%) TestNG
11 1 (1.30%) Log4j
General
1 7 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (1.30%) Billing
2 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (49.35%) Developer
2 24 (31.17%) Java Developer
3 18 (23.38%) Software Engineer
4 15 (19.48%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (12.99%) Senior Developer
5 10 (12.99%) Architect
6 9 (11.69%) Software Developer
6 9 (11.69%) Java Architect
6 9 (11.69%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (10.39%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Junior
10 5 (6.49%) Agile Java Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 5 (6.49%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (5.19%) Principal Software Developer
12 3 (3.90%) DevOps Administrator
12 3 (3.90%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (68.83%) J2EE
2 30 (38.96%) Spring
3 28 (36.36%) JMS
4 26 (33.77%) REST
5 25 (32.47%) Java EE
6 24 (31.17%) HTML
7 22 (28.57%) EJB
8 19 (24.68%) CSS
8 19 (24.68%) .NET
9 15 (19.48%) Struts
9 15 (19.48%) Hibernate
9 15 (19.48%) jQuery
10 14 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
10 14 (18.18%) JSP
11 13 (16.88%) Web Services
12 12 (15.58%) XML
12 12 (15.58%) SOAP
13 11 (14.29%) XSLT
13 11 (14.29%) Ajax
14 10 (12.99%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.79%) Client/Server
3 6 (7.79%) Web 2.0
4 5 (6.49%) W3C
4 5 (6.49%) User Experience
5 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.90%) GIS
7 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.30%) Open Source
8 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.30%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 41 (53.25%) Linux
2 29 (37.66%) UNIX
3 6 (7.79%) Windows
3 6 (7.79%) HPUX
3 6 (7.79%) Solaris
4 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (37.66%) TDD
3 28 (36.36%) Scrum
4 25 (32.47%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (29.87%) SOA
6 22 (28.57%) Kanban
7 21 (27.27%) Refactoring
7 21 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
8 20 (25.97%) Continuous Delivery
9 19 (24.68%) Mentoring
10 18 (23.38%) Software Engineering
11 17 (22.08%) MVC
12 15 (19.48%) Build Automation
13 12 (15.58%) DevOps
14 8 (10.39%) Unit Testing
15 7 (9.09%) Release Management
16 6 (7.79%) Multithreading
16 6 (7.79%) UML
16 6 (7.79%) E-Commerce
16 6 (7.79%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 74 (96.10%) Java
2 37 (48.05%) SQL
3 36 (46.75%) JavaScript
4 29 (37.66%) Perl
5 23 (29.87%) Python
5 23 (29.87%) Shell Script
6 18 (23.38%) Ruby
7 12 (15.58%) C#
8 10 (12.99%) XPath
9 8 (10.39%) PHP
9 8 (10.39%) PL/SQL
10 6 (7.79%) VBScript
10 6 (7.79%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.90%) C++
12 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.30%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) SLA
1 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) vSphere
1 6 (7.79%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (35.06%) Puppet
2 15 (19.48%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (19.48%) Nagios
2 15 (19.48%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 30 (38.96%) Oracle
2 6 (7.79%) IBM
2 6 (7.79%) VMware
3 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.30%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.30%) Interwoven
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