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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 204 178 165
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -13
Permanent jobs citing Maven 16 25 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.47% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.13% 3.91% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 34
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,550 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
750 640 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.47% 11.92% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 667 567 581
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 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Worcestershire 0 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Birmingham -19 7 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £50,000 -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 29 (96.67%) Java
2 23 (76.67%) Jenkins
3 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (70.00%) Tomcat
4 20 (66.67%) JBoss
4 20 (66.67%) J2EE
4 20 (66.67%) Subversion
5 19 (63.33%) Spring
5 19 (63.33%) Eclipse
6 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
8 15 (50.00%) JMS
8 15 (50.00%) SOAP
8 15 (50.00%) Oracle
8 15 (50.00%) TDD
9 14 (46.67%) Hibernate
9 14 (46.67%) MVC
9 14 (46.67%) Spring MVC
9 14 (46.67%) Unit Testing
9 14 (46.67%) OO
10 13 (43.33%) JMX
10 13 (43.33%) Multithreading
10 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (40.00%) Ajax
11 12 (40.00%) JasperReports
11 12 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (40.00%) Selenium
11 12 (40.00%) FitNesse
11 12 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
12 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 21 (70.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (16.67%) Apache
3 3 (10.00%) Confluence
3 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.67%) GlassFish
4 2 (6.67%) LiveCycle
4 2 (6.67%) FileNet
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (40.00%) JasperReports
3 12 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (36.67%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.67%) MySQL
6 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
6 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.33%) Big Data
7 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (76.67%) Jenkins
2 20 (66.67%) Subversion
3 19 (63.33%) Eclipse
4 12 (40.00%) Selenium
4 12 (40.00%) FitNesse
5 11 (36.67%) Hudson
6 8 (26.67%) Ant
7 5 (16.67%) CruiseControl
8 4 (13.33%) Artifactory
8 4 (13.33%) Mercurial
9 3 (10.00%) JIRA
10 2 (6.67%) JUnit
10 2 (6.67%) PVCS
10 2 (6.67%) Toad
10 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
11 1 (3.33%) TortoiseSVN
11 1 (3.33%) T4 Templates
11 1 (3.33%) NetBeans
11 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (3.33%) JDeveloper
General
1 10 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 6 (20.00%) Java Team Leader
4 5 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Junior
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) J2EE
2 19 (63.33%) Spring
3 15 (50.00%) JMS
3 15 (50.00%) SOAP
4 14 (46.67%) Hibernate
4 14 (46.67%) Spring MVC
5 13 (43.33%) JMX
6 12 (40.00%) Ajax
6 12 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
7 7 (23.33%) XML
8 6 (20.00%) Web Services
8 6 (20.00%) CSS
8 6 (20.00%) JSP
8 6 (20.00%) HTML
9 5 (16.67%) .NET
9 5 (16.67%) XSLT
10 4 (13.33%) jQuery
10 4 (13.33%) JSF
11 3 (10.00%) Struts
12 2 (6.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) iPhone
1 2 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) TDD
3 14 (46.67%) MVC
3 14 (46.67%) Unit Testing
3 14 (46.67%) OO
4 13 (43.33%) Multithreading
5 8 (26.67%) DevOps
6 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (16.67%) Software Deployment
8 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.00%) SOA
9 2 (6.67%) RUP
9 2 (6.67%) DSDM
9 2 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.67%) Release Management
9 2 (6.67%) Pair Programming
9 2 (6.67%) Scrum
9 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) Java
2 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) Perl
4 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (16.67%) PHP
4 5 (16.67%) VBScript
4 5 (16.67%) Python
5 3 (10.00%) XPath
5 3 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (6.67%) C++
6 2 (6.67%) SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby
6 2 (6.67%) Groovy
6 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.67%) Scala
6 2 (6.67%) Clojure
7 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) vSphere
1 5 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) JBoss
2 15 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Adobe
4 2 (6.67%) Twitter
5 1 (3.33%) hybris
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