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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 165 182 155
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -27
Permanent jobs citing Maven 48 24 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.91% 0.47% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.70% 3.97% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 37 19 45
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
842 604 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.96% 11.77% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 738 500 583
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -4 22 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Coventry - 15 £52,500 - 1
Warwickshire -9 8 £52,500 +5.00%
Staffordshire - 2 £36,250 -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 79 (94.05%) Java
2 60 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (64.29%) J2EE
4 46 (54.76%) Linux
5 44 (52.38%) Tomcat
6 41 (48.81%) JavaScript
7 40 (47.62%) Ant
8 38 (45.24%) Oracle
9 35 (41.67%) SQL
9 35 (41.67%) TDD
9 35 (41.67%) Spring
10 33 (39.29%) Scrum
11 31 (36.90%) UNIX
11 31 (36.90%) Puppet
12 30 (35.71%) Perl
13 29 (34.52%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (33.33%) Java EE
14 28 (33.33%) Jenkins
15 27 (32.14%) HTML
15 27 (32.14%) JMS
16 25 (29.76%) Python
16 25 (29.76%) Subversion
16 25 (29.76%) REST
17 23 (27.38%) SOA
17 23 (27.38%) JUnit
18 22 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
18 22 (26.19%) GlassFish
19 21 (25.00%) Hibernate
19 21 (25.00%) Shell Script
20 20 (23.81%) MVC

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 44 (52.38%) Tomcat
2 22 (26.19%) GlassFish
3 12 (14.29%) JBoss
4 8 (9.52%) WebSphere
5 7 (8.33%) Apache
5 7 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (8.33%) CMS
6 6 (7.14%) WebLogic
7 3 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (3.57%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.19%) MQSI
8 1 (1.19%) IIS
8 1 (1.19%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (21.43%) SaaS
3 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.57%) IaaS
4 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) HTTP
2 6 (7.14%) Internet
2 6 (7.14%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.62%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 12 (14.29%) MySQL
4 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (47.62%) Ant
2 28 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 25 (29.76%) Subversion
4 23 (27.38%) JUnit
5 18 (21.43%) Hudson
6 16 (19.05%) Gradle
7 10 (11.90%) Git (software)
8 8 (9.52%) Eclipse
8 8 (9.52%) Mercurial
9 7 (8.33%) NetBeans
9 7 (8.33%) CruiseControl
10 6 (7.14%) Artifactory
11 5 (5.95%) Cucumber
12 1 (1.19%) TestNG
12 1 (1.19%) JIRA
12 1 (1.19%) AccuRev
12 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (1.19%) Liquibase
12 1 (1.19%) Log4j
General
1 7 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (1.19%) Back Office
2 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.19%) Finance
2 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (51.19%) Developer
2 28 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 16 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 15 (17.86%) Senior Developer
5 13 (15.48%) Senior Software Engineer
6 12 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (13.10%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (11.90%) Architect
9 9 (10.71%) Java Architect
10 8 (9.52%) Software Developer
11 7 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 6 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
12 6 (7.14%) Junior
12 6 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 4 (4.76%) Applications Developer
13 4 (4.76%) Senior J2EE Developer
13 4 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
13 4 (4.76%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
14 3 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
14 3 (3.57%) Principal Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (64.29%) J2EE
2 35 (41.67%) Spring
3 28 (33.33%) Java EE
4 27 (32.14%) HTML
4 27 (32.14%) JMS
5 25 (29.76%) REST
6 21 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 20 (23.81%) EJB
7 20 (23.81%) CSS
7 20 (23.81%) .NET
7 20 (23.81%) jQuery
8 18 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
9 17 (20.24%) Struts
10 15 (17.86%) JPA
11 14 (16.67%) Web Services
12 13 (15.48%) XML
12 13 (15.48%) SOAP
12 13 (15.48%) JSP
13 12 (14.29%) XSLT
13 12 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.33%) Web 2.0
2 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.14%) W3C
3 6 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 6 (7.14%) User Experience
4 4 (4.76%) GIS
5 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.19%) Physics
6 1 (1.19%) Open Source
6 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 46 (54.76%) Linux
2 31 (36.90%) UNIX
3 7 (8.33%) HPUX
3 7 (8.33%) Solaris
4 6 (7.14%) Windows
5 3 (3.57%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (41.67%) TDD
3 33 (39.29%) Scrum
4 29 (34.52%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (27.38%) SOA
6 20 (23.81%) MVC
6 20 (23.81%) Kanban
7 19 (22.62%) Refactoring
7 19 (22.62%) Build Automation
7 19 (22.62%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 18 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
9 17 (20.24%) DevOps
10 16 (19.05%) Mentoring
11 7 (8.33%) Release Management
11 7 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (8.33%) E-Commerce
12 6 (7.14%) Pair Programming
12 6 (7.14%) Web Design
12 6 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 79 (94.05%) Java
2 41 (48.81%) JavaScript
3 35 (41.67%) SQL
4 30 (35.71%) Perl
5 25 (29.76%) Python
6 21 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 20 (23.81%) Ruby
8 12 (14.29%) C#
9 11 (13.10%) XPath
9 11 (13.10%) PHP
10 7 (8.33%) PowerShell
10 7 (8.33%) PL/SQL
11 6 (7.14%) VBScript
12 4 (4.76%) Groovy
13 3 (3.57%) Bourne shell
13 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
13 3 (3.57%) C++
14 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
15 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.14%) vSphere
1 6 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (4.76%) Docker
3 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (36.90%) Puppet
2 16 (19.05%) Nagios
3 13 (15.48%) OpenNMS
3 13 (15.48%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.57%) ZABBIX
4 3 (3.57%) Ansible
4 3 (3.57%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 38 (45.24%) Oracle
2 9 (10.71%) VMware
3 7 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.19%) Remedy
5 1 (1.19%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.19%) Citrix
5 1 (1.19%) Interwoven
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago