Period
to 18 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Maven skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Maven over the 6 months to 18 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Maven
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 18 33 53
Rank change year-on-year +15 +20 -12
Permanent jobs citing Maven 41 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 15.07% 2.78% 2.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 56.16% 9.80% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 41 5 9
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £75,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.33% +25.00% +33.33%
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% -20.83% +33.33%

Maven is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 73 51 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 26.84% 28.33% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 70 49 103
Chester median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,300 £30,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £72,500 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Maven as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in Chester

Maven
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Maven in Chester.

Salary trend for Maven in Chester

Maven
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in Chester over the 6 months to 18 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Maven in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, IT jobs citing Maven also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Maven.

1 41 (100.00%) Java
1 41 (100.00%) SOAP
1 41 (100.00%) Selenium
1 41 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 41 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 41 (100.00%) REST
2 40 (97.56%) Scrum
3 39 (95.12%) C#
3 39 (95.12%) JUnit
3 39 (95.12%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (95.12%) Hudson
3 39 (95.12%) Jenkins
4 38 (92.68%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (82.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 34 (82.93%) GitHub
5 34 (82.93%) Bitbucket
6 32 (78.05%) Docker
6 32 (78.05%) Microservices
6 32 (78.05%) NUnit
6 32 (78.05%) TestNG
6 32 (78.05%) Cucumber
6 32 (78.05%) BDD
6 32 (78.05%) .NET
7 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
7 24 (58.54%) SQL
7 24 (58.54%) Shell Script
8 17 (41.46%) VBScript
8 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (36.59%) Appium
10 12 (29.27%) QA

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 34 (82.93%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 41 (100.00%) Selenium
1 41 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 39 (95.12%) Hudson
2 39 (95.12%) Jenkins
2 39 (95.12%) JUnit
3 34 (82.93%) Bitbucket
3 34 (82.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (78.05%) Cucumber
4 32 (78.05%) NUnit
4 32 (78.05%) TestNG
5 15 (36.59%) Appium
6 7 (17.07%) JIRA
6 7 (17.07%) SoapUI
6 7 (17.07%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Automation Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) QA Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Software QA Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Tester
4 5 (12.20%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Automation Tester
6 3 (7.32%) Junior
6 3 (7.32%) Junior Automation Tester
6 3 (7.32%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) REST
1 41 (100.00%) SOAP
2 32 (78.05%) .NET
3 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (17.07%) HTML
4 7 (17.07%) XML
5 6 (14.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 40 (97.56%) Scrum
3 39 (95.12%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (92.68%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (78.05%) BDD
5 32 (78.05%) Microservices
6 9 (21.95%) Test Scripting
7 7 (17.07%) Defect Management
7 7 (17.07%) Integration Testing
7 7 (17.07%) Line Management
7 7 (17.07%) Performance Testing
7 7 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (14.63%) Acceptance Criteria
9 4 (9.76%) QA Automation
10 1 (2.44%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (95.12%) C#
3 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
3 24 (58.54%) Shell Script
3 24 (58.54%) SQL
4 17 (41.46%) VBScript
5 7 (17.07%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) QA
System Software
1 32 (78.05%) Docker