The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 207 192 165
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -27
Permanent jobs citing Maven 14 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.32% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.85% 2.71% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 22
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
756 665 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.03% 12.00% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 656 592 636
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £25,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,500 £50,000
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 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 28 July 2014.

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 28 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
Birmingham +2 11 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Warwickshire +7 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 - 2
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 39 (97.50%) Java
2 28 (70.00%) J2EE
2 28 (70.00%) SOAP
2 28 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 27 (67.50%) Unit Testing
4 26 (65.00%) Spring
4 26 (65.00%) Oracle
5 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 25 (62.50%) Selenium
6 23 (57.50%) Tomcat
6 23 (57.50%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (55.00%) Eclipse
8 18 (45.00%) Web Services
8 18 (45.00%) Subversion
9 17 (42.50%) Spring MVC
9 17 (42.50%) MVC
10 16 (40.00%) OO
10 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 16 (40.00%) TDD
11 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (37.50%) JBoss
11 15 (37.50%) Hibernate
11 15 (37.50%) Hudson
12 14 (35.00%) JMX
12 14 (35.00%) JMS
12 14 (35.00%) Linux
12 14 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 14 (35.00%) Multithreading
13 13 (32.50%) FitNesse
13 13 (32.50%) SQL Server 2008

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 23 (57.50%) Tomcat
2 9 (22.50%) Apache
3 3 (7.50%) Confluence
4 2 (5.00%) LiveCycle
4 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.00%) FileNet
5 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (32.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (32.50%) JasperReports
4 13 (32.50%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (32.50%) MySQL
5 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 25 (62.50%) Selenium
3 22 (55.00%) Eclipse
4 18 (45.00%) Subversion
5 15 (37.50%) Hudson
6 13 (32.50%) FitNesse
6 13 (32.50%) Cucumber
7 12 (30.00%) JBehave
8 8 (20.00%) Ant
9 3 (7.50%) JUnit
9 3 (7.50%) JIRA
10 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
11 1 (2.50%) NetBeans
11 1 (2.50%) IntelliJ
11 1 (2.50%) JDeveloper
11 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (2.50%) TortoiseSVN
11 1 (2.50%) T4 Templates
General
1 13 (32.50%) Games
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Test Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 8 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Java Team Leader
4 8 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (70.00%) J2EE
1 28 (70.00%) SOAP
2 26 (65.00%) Spring
3 18 (45.00%) Web Services
4 17 (42.50%) Spring MVC
5 15 (37.50%) Hibernate
6 14 (35.00%) JMX
6 14 (35.00%) JMS
7 13 (32.50%) Ajax
7 13 (32.50%) ActiveMQ
7 13 (32.50%) REST
8 9 (22.50%) jQuery
8 9 (22.50%) HTML
8 9 (22.50%) CSS
9 8 (20.00%) JSP
10 7 (17.50%) XML
11 6 (15.00%) XSLT
12 5 (12.50%) Struts
12 5 (12.50%) .NET
12 5 (12.50%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.50%) iPhone
3 2 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Unit Testing
2 17 (42.50%) MVC
3 16 (40.00%) OO
3 16 (40.00%) TDD
4 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (35.00%) Multithreading
6 11 (27.50%) System Testing
7 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
10 3 (7.50%) SOA
10 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
10 3 (7.50%) iOS Development
10 3 (7.50%) DevOps
11 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (5.00%) Release Management
11 2 (5.00%) Pair Programming
11 2 (5.00%) RUP
11 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
11 2 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (97.50%) Java
2 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 13 (32.50%) Ruby
4 12 (30.00%) PHP
4 12 (30.00%) Python
5 4 (10.00%) XPath
6 3 (7.50%) SQL
7 2 (5.00%) Clojure
7 2 (5.00%) Scala
7 2 (5.00%) Groovy
7 2 (5.00%) C++
7 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.50%) C#
8 1 (2.50%) Perl
8 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) Oracle
2 15 (37.50%) JBoss
3 3 (7.50%) Adobe
3 3 (7.50%) IBM
4 2 (5.00%) Twitter
4 2 (5.00%) hybris
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) ATG
5 1 (2.50%) Intershop
5 1 (2.50%) Endeca
5 1 (2.50%) Demandware
Redditch, Worcestershire
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Lichfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago