Period
to 26 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 26 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Maven
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 332 278 228
Rank change year-on-year -54 -50 +11
Permanent jobs citing Maven 668 1,461 2,330
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.90% 1.19% 1.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.50% 6.20% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 717 1,286 1,896
Median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,500 £86,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 14,831 23,571 30,164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.94% 19.14% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12,099 18,743 24,324
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Maven as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in the UK

Maven
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Maven.

Salary trend for Maven in the UK

Maven
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Maven over the 6 months to 26 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Maven in the UK

Maven
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the UK over the 6 months to 26 February 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -58 583 £60,000 -1.23% 187
UK excluding London -59 356 £55,000 - 83
London -19 270 £67,750 -9.67% 108
Work from Home +1 194 £62,000 -4.62% 46
South West +69 108 £50,000 -4.76% 12
North of England -75 75 £55,000 - 18
South East -33 60 £62,500 +4.17% 27
Midlands -16 38 £55,000 -8.33% 12
Scotland +9 31 £57,500 +4.55% 2
West Midlands +7 31 £55,000 -13.66% 10
East of England +46 27 £60,000 +4.35% 9
North East +28 26 £55,000 +66.67% 5
North West -65 25 £52,500 -4.55% 6
Yorkshire -25 24 £57,500 - 7
Wales +22 13 £33,500 -39.09% 2
East Midlands -4 7 £47,500 -5.47% 2
Northern Ireland +17 5 £31,000 -39.22% 1

For the 6 months to 26 February 2021, 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 with a requirement for Maven.

1 560 (83.83%) Java
2 470 (70.36%) Agile Software Development
3 418 (62.57%) Jenkins
4 400 (59.88%) Spring
5 362 (54.19%) Git (software)
6 278 (41.62%) AWS
7 258 (38.62%) DevOps
8 235 (35.18%) Microservices
9 233 (34.88%) SQL
10 211 (31.59%) Docker
11 195 (29.19%) Scrum
12 193 (28.89%) JavaScript
13 189 (28.29%) JUnit
14 188 (28.14%) Spring Boot
15 183 (27.40%) Gradle
16 179 (26.80%) Finance
16 179 (26.80%) JIRA
17 175 (26.20%) TDD
18 164 (24.55%) BDD
18 164 (24.55%) Kubernetes
19 154 (23.05%) Azure
20 148 (22.16%) Web Services
21 142 (21.26%) Linux
21 142 (21.26%) REST
22 141 (21.11%) Continuous Integration
23 136 (20.36%) Oracle
24 133 (19.91%) Hibernate
25 128 (19.16%) Software Engineering
26 126 (18.86%) Python
26 126 (18.86%) RESTful

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 96 (14.37%) Confluence
2 93 (13.92%) Tomcat
3 44 (6.59%) Elasticsearch
4 30 (4.49%) Apache Spark
5 26 (3.89%) JBoss
6 23 (3.44%) SAS
7 17 (2.54%) WebSphere
8 16 (2.40%) Mule
9 15 (2.25%) Mule ESB
9 15 (2.25%) Red Hat Fuse
10 13 (1.95%) Apache
10 13 (1.95%) Tornado
11 11 (1.65%) nginx
12 8 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 8 (1.20%) FileNet
12 8 (1.20%) LiveCycle
12 8 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (1.05%) Apache Solr
13 7 (1.05%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 20 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.20%) InVision
3 6 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 278 (41.62%) AWS
2 154 (23.05%) Azure
3 79 (11.83%) SaaS
4 64 (9.58%) GCP
5 63 (9.43%) Amazon EC2
6 49 (7.34%) Serverless
7 39 (5.84%) GitHub
8 35 (5.24%) PaaS
9 32 (4.79%) IaaS
10 29 (4.34%) AWS CloudFormation
11 28 (4.19%) OpenShift
12 20 (2.99%) AWS Lambda
13 17 (2.54%) Azure Active Directory
13 17 (2.54%) Azure Data Factory
13 17 (2.54%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 15 (2.25%) Amazon ECS
15 14 (2.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 14 (2.10%) BrowserStack
16 13 (1.95%) Amazon SQS
16 13 (1.95%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.64%) Firewall
2 21 (3.14%) HTTP
3 17 (2.54%) DMZ
4 14 (2.10%) DNS
5 7 (1.05%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.90%) VLAN
7 3 (0.45%) SMPP
8 2 (0.30%) BIG-IP
8 2 (0.30%) Internet
8 2 (0.30%) MPLS
8 2 (0.30%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.30%) VPN
9 1 (0.15%) CDMA
9 1 (0.15%) DHCP
9 1 (0.15%) FTP
9 1 (0.15%) GSM
9 1 (0.15%) SAN
9 1 (0.15%) SMS
9 1 (0.15%) SSL
9 1 (0.15%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (14.07%) PostgreSQL
2 80 (11.98%) NoSQL
3 70 (10.48%) MySQL
4 69 (10.33%) MongoDB
5 60 (8.98%) Hadoop
6 52 (7.78%) Relational Database
7 37 (5.54%) Oracle Database
8 33 (4.94%) SQL Server
9 32 (4.79%) Big Data
10 28 (4.19%) Amazon Redshift
11 25 (3.74%) Redis
12 23 (3.44%) Pentaho
13 21 (3.14%) Apache Cassandra
14 17 (2.54%) Azure SQL Database
15 15 (2.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 13 (1.95%) Hazelcast
17 10 (1.50%) DB2
18 9 (1.35%) Apache Hive
19 8 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
19 8 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 418 (62.57%) Jenkins
2 362 (54.19%) Git (software)
3 189 (28.29%) JUnit
4 183 (27.40%) Gradle
5 179 (26.80%) JIRA
6 100 (14.97%) Cucumber
7 82 (12.28%) Bitbucket
8 79 (11.83%) Selenium
9 73 (10.93%) Mockito
10 70 (10.48%) Artifactory
11 69 (10.33%) SonarQube
12 60 (8.98%) IntelliJ
13 59 (8.83%) Ant
14 40 (5.99%) Subversion
14 40 (5.99%) WebDriver
15 34 (5.09%) GitLab
16 31 (4.64%) Eclipse
17 24 (3.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 23 (3.44%) TeamCity
19 21 (3.14%) DbUnit
General
1 179 (26.80%) Finance
2 98 (14.67%) Banking
3 70 (10.48%) Public Sector
4 40 (5.99%) Retail
5 34 (5.09%) Telecoms
6 29 (4.34%) Games
7 24 (3.59%) Back Office
8 22 (3.29%) Marketing
9 19 (2.84%) Manufacturing
10 18 (2.69%) Electronics
11 17 (2.54%) Billing
11 17 (2.54%) Investment Banking
12 10 (1.50%) Advertising
12 10 (1.50%) Front Office
13 8 (1.20%) Automotive
14 3 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.15%) Law
15 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 358 (53.59%) Developer
2 295 (44.16%) Java Developer
3 97 (14.52%) Senior Developer
4 88 (13.17%) Senior Java Developer
4 88 (13.17%) Software Engineer
5 83 (12.43%) Java Engineer
6 59 (8.83%) DevOps Engineer
7 58 (8.68%) Java Software Engineer
8 44 (6.59%) Full Stack Developer
9 35 (5.24%) Lead Developer
10 33 (4.94%) Lead Java Developer
11 32 (4.79%) Data Engineer
12 21 (3.14%) Cloud Engineer
13 19 (2.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 18 (2.69%) Software Developer
15 17 (2.54%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 16 (2.40%) Backend Developer
16 16 (2.40%) Senior Software Engineer
17 15 (2.25%) Senior DevOps
17 15 (2.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (59.88%) Spring
2 188 (28.14%) Spring Boot
3 148 (22.16%) Web Services
4 142 (21.26%) REST
5 133 (19.91%) Hibernate
6 126 (18.86%) RESTful
7 117 (17.51%) HTML
8 99 (14.82%) CSS
9 98 (14.67%) AngularJS
10 87 (13.02%) SOAP
11 83 (12.43%) React
12 71 (10.63%) Node.js
13 64 (9.58%) JPA
14 62 (9.28%) Kafka
15 60 (8.98%) JSON
16 47 (7.04%) XML
17 41 (6.14%) Apache Camel
18 39 (5.84%) JMS
18 39 (5.84%) PowerMock
19 37 (5.54%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 37 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (5.09%) User Experience
3 31 (4.64%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (3.89%) Algorithms
5 25 (3.74%) N-Tier
6 24 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (3.44%) Greenfield Project
8 20 (2.99%) Mobile App
9 18 (2.69%) Data Structures
9 18 (2.69%) Derivative
10 16 (2.40%) Cloud Native
11 13 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 10 (1.50%) NHS
13 9 (1.35%) Data Centre
13 9 (1.35%) Online Games
13 9 (1.35%) Private Cloud
14 8 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
14 8 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
14 8 (1.20%) Management Information System
14 8 (1.20%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 142 (21.26%) Linux
2 39 (5.84%) Windows
3 34 (5.09%) Unix
4 17 (2.54%) Windows Server
5 11 (1.65%) Android
5 11 (1.65%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.35%) CentOS
7 7 (1.05%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.75%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.15%) Debian
11 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (70.36%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (38.62%) DevOps
3 235 (35.18%) Microservices
4 195 (29.19%) Scrum
5 175 (26.20%) TDD
6 164 (24.55%) BDD
7 141 (21.11%) Continuous Integration
8 128 (19.16%) Software Engineering
9 121 (18.11%) Test Automation
10 98 (14.67%) OO
11 74 (11.08%) Computer Science
12 72 (10.78%) Unit Testing
13 69 (10.33%) Mentoring
14 66 (9.88%) Configuration Management
15 65 (9.73%) Kanban
16 54 (8.08%) OOP
16 54 (8.08%) Problem-Solving
17 53 (7.93%) Continuous Delivery
17 53 (7.93%) SDLC
18 52 (7.78%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 560 (83.83%) Java
2 233 (34.88%) SQL
3 193 (28.89%) JavaScript
4 126 (18.86%) Python
5 110 (16.47%) Java 8
6 45 (6.74%) PL/SQL
7 40 (5.99%) Scala
8 39 (5.84%) Bash Shell
8 39 (5.84%) PowerShell
9 31 (4.64%) C#
10 27 (4.04%) Kotlin
11 26 (3.89%) C
12 25 (3.74%) Groovy
13 24 (3.59%) TypeScript
14 15 (2.25%) Shell Script
15 13 (1.95%) Ruby
16 9 (1.35%) Perl
16 9 (1.35%) T-SQL
17 7 (1.05%) Apple Swift
18 6 (0.90%) ES6
Qualifications
1 81 (12.13%) Degree
2 79 (11.83%) Security Cleared
3 69 (10.33%) SC Cleared
4 28 (4.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (2.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (1.65%) DV Cleared
7 9 (1.35%) HND
8 5 (0.75%) HNC
8 5 (0.75%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.60%) ISEB
10 3 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.45%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.45%) MCSD
10 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.30%) PhD
12 1 (0.15%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.29%) QA
2 2 (0.30%) NCSC
3 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 211 (31.59%) Docker
2 25 (3.74%) Virtual Machines
3 22 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (2.54%) Active Directory
5 14 (2.10%) Hyper-V
6 9 (1.35%) Postfix
7 7 (1.05%) HDFS
7 7 (1.05%) KVM
8 5 (0.75%) vSphere
9 3 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 164 (24.55%) Kubernetes
2 125 (18.71%) Ansible
3 83 (12.43%) Terraform
4 49 (7.34%) Puppet
5 35 (5.24%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (2.10%) Prometheus
7 13 (1.95%) Kibana
8 8 (1.20%) ZABBIX
9 7 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
9 7 (1.05%) Istio
9 7 (1.05%) Nagios
10 6 (0.90%) Oozie
11 4 (0.60%) Grafana
11 4 (0.60%) Hadoop YARN
12 3 (0.45%) Packer
12 3 (0.45%) Pingdom
12 3 (0.45%) Salt
12 3 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
12 3 (0.45%) vRealize
13 2 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 136 (20.36%) Oracle
2 69 (10.33%) Microsoft
3 53 (7.93%) Google
4 47 (7.04%) IBM
5 25 (3.74%) Splunk
6 23 (3.44%) Cloudera
6 23 (3.44%) Talend
6 23 (3.44%) VMware
7 21 (3.14%) SAP
8 20 (2.99%) Atlassian
9 16 (2.40%) ServiceNow
10 12 (1.80%) AppDynamics
11 10 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.35%) SaltStack
13 8 (1.20%) Adobe
13 8 (1.20%) Cisco
13 8 (1.20%) ILOG
13 8 (1.20%) Kofax
13 8 (1.20%) Solace
14 5 (0.75%) Red Hat