Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Maven
UK
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 330 289 261
Rank change year-on-year -41 -28 -37
Permanent jobs citing Maven 1,086 773 1,925
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.96% 1.09% 1.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.57% 5.50% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 624 621 1,503
10th Percentile £42,887 £39,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% -4.35% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +3.96%

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 23,761 14,050 27,960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.00% 19.85% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15,402 11,379 22,424
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,322 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.22% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -51 956 £65,000 +13.04% 219
London +42 589 £72,500 - 117
UK excluding London -139 413 £55,000 +10.00% 115
Work from Home -47 283 £62,500 -3.85% 49
North of England -61 140 £60,000 +20.00% 35
South East -111 111 £60,000 - 17
South West -61 70 £48,750 -6.33% 16
North East +33 67 £55,000 +22.22% 7
North West -68 43 £62,500 +25.00% 18
Wales -1 31 £45,000 -14.29% 5
Yorkshire -84 30 £60,000 +20.00% 10
Scotland -71 21 £55,000 +15.79% 9
East of England -49 20 £63,750 +34.21% 6
Midlands -111 19 £53,750 +2.38% 25
West Midlands -87 18 £52,500 +2.44% 21
Northern Ireland - 3 £65,000 - 2
East Midlands -60 1 £55,000 -4.35% 4

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 973 (89.59%) Java
2 715 (65.84%) Spring
3 703 (64.73%) Agile Software Development
4 657 (60.50%) Jenkins
5 613 (56.45%) Git (software)
6 430 (39.59%) Microservices
7 393 (36.19%) Docker
8 384 (35.36%) DevOps
8 384 (35.36%) AWS
9 376 (34.62%) SQL
10 351 (32.32%) Spring Boot
11 341 (31.40%) REST
12 333 (30.66%) Kubernetes
13 331 (30.48%) JUnit
14 310 (28.55%) JavaScript
15 309 (28.45%) Linux
16 296 (27.26%) Finance
17 294 (27.07%) Continuous Integration
18 286 (26.34%) TDD
19 282 (25.97%) Software Engineering
20 278 (25.60%) Java 8
21 271 (24.95%) RESTful
22 261 (24.03%) Web Services
23 252 (23.20%) Azure
24 251 (23.11%) Oracle
25 245 (22.56%) Scrum
26 237 (21.82%) Social Skills
27 236 (21.73%) BDD
28 232 (21.36%) JIRA
29 224 (20.63%) Gradle

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
1 137 (12.62%) Tomcat
2 118 (10.87%) Confluence
3 75 (6.91%) Elasticsearch
4 41 (3.78%) nginx
5 25 (2.30%) Apache Spark
6 23 (2.12%) Apache
7 22 (2.03%) JBoss
8 21 (1.93%) Oracle Coherence
9 16 (1.47%) Jupyter
9 16 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 11 (1.01%) Apache Solr
10 11 (1.01%) OpenStack
11 10 (0.92%) Mule
11 10 (0.92%) Mule ESB
12 9 (0.83%) Red Hat Fuse
13 7 (0.64%) Camunda
13 7 (0.64%) IIS
14 6 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 6 (0.55%) Jetty
15 5 (0.46%) CloudStack
Applications
1 18 (1.66%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.74%) InVision
3 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (1.84%) Distributed Ledger
2 7 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.092%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 384 (35.36%) AWS
2 252 (23.20%) Azure
3 131 (12.06%) GCP
4 84 (7.73%) Amazon EC2
5 79 (7.27%) GitHub
6 72 (6.63%) OpenShift
7 66 (6.08%) SaaS
8 56 (5.16%) Serverless
9 46 (4.24%) IaaS
10 42 (3.87%) PaaS
11 38 (3.50%) AWS Lambda
12 37 (3.41%) Amazon S3
13 36 (3.31%) Twilio
14 33 (3.04%) npm
15 25 (2.30%) Amazon SQS
16 24 (2.21%) Amazon EKS
17 15 (1.38%) Amazon ECS
17 15 (1.38%) Azure Active Directory
17 15 (1.38%) Azure ExpressRoute
18 14 (1.29%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 75 (6.91%) HTTP
2 32 (2.95%) Firewall
3 22 (2.03%) SSL
4 19 (1.75%) Internet
5 15 (1.38%) SMTP
6 14 (1.29%) TCP/IP
7 13 (1.20%) DMZ
8 12 (1.10%) DNS
9 9 (0.83%) Broadband
10 8 (0.74%) SMS
11 7 (0.64%) Reverse Proxy
11 7 (0.64%) VLAN
12 6 (0.55%) SWIFTNet
13 3 (0.28%) SAN
13 3 (0.28%) VPN
14 2 (0.18%) DHCP
14 2 (0.18%) Network Security
14 2 (0.18%) OpenLDAP
15 1 (0.092%) FTP
15 1 (0.092%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (17.59%) NoSQL
2 159 (14.64%) PostgreSQL
3 128 (11.79%) MongoDB
4 127 (11.69%) Relational Database
5 107 (9.85%) MySQL
6 64 (5.89%) Oracle Database
7 56 (5.16%) SQL Server
8 46 (4.24%) Apache Cassandra
9 43 (3.96%) Amazon RDS
10 41 (3.78%) Hazelcast
11 36 (3.31%) Hadoop
12 35 (3.22%) Big Data
13 26 (2.39%) Redis
14 21 (1.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 17 (1.57%) DB2
16 16 (1.47%) RDBMS
17 15 (1.38%) HBase
18 13 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
19 10 (0.92%) Apache Hive
20 9 (0.83%) ArangoDB
Development Applications
1 657 (60.50%) Jenkins
2 613 (56.45%) Git (software)
3 331 (30.48%) JUnit
4 232 (21.36%) JIRA
5 224 (20.63%) Gradle
6 153 (14.09%) Mockito
7 139 (12.80%) Cucumber
8 113 (10.41%) IntelliJ
9 105 (9.67%) SonarQube
10 104 (9.58%) Selenium
11 83 (7.64%) Subversion
12 81 (7.46%) GitLab
13 75 (6.91%) Bitbucket
14 70 (6.45%) Ant
14 70 (6.45%) TeamCity
15 64 (5.89%) Artifactory
16 62 (5.71%) Eclipse
17 52 (4.79%) Sonatype Nexus
18 48 (4.42%) WebDriver
19 43 (3.96%) DbUnit
General
1 296 (27.26%) Finance
2 237 (21.82%) Social Skills
3 139 (12.80%) Banking
4 89 (8.20%) Public Sector
5 73 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
6 64 (5.89%) Games
7 57 (5.25%) Telecoms
8 51 (4.70%) Retail
9 48 (4.42%) Back Office
10 41 (3.78%) Documentation Skills
10 41 (3.78%) Legal
11 40 (3.68%) Front Office
12 39 (3.59%) Investment Banking
13 38 (3.50%) Law
14 27 (2.49%) Marketing
15 23 (2.12%) Financial Institution
16 20 (1.84%) Billing
17 14 (1.29%) Electronics
17 14 (1.29%) Manufacturing
18 12 (1.10%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 662 (60.96%) Developer
2 539 (49.63%) Java Developer
3 208 (19.15%) Senior Developer
4 180 (16.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 138 (12.71%) Software Engineer
6 115 (10.59%) Java Engineer
7 75 (6.91%) Lead Developer
8 68 (6.26%) Java Software Engineer
9 63 (5.80%) Full Stack Developer
10 56 (5.16%) Lead Java Developer
11 44 (4.05%) Cloud Engineer
11 44 (4.05%) DevOps Engineer
12 35 (3.22%) Backend Developer
13 30 (2.76%) Software Developer
14 27 (2.49%) Team Leader
15 20 (1.84%) Architect
15 20 (1.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 19 (1.75%) Tester
17 18 (1.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 17 (1.57%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 715 (65.84%) Spring
2 351 (32.32%) Spring Boot
3 341 (31.40%) REST
4 271 (24.95%) RESTful
5 261 (24.03%) Web Services
6 213 (19.61%) HTML
7 204 (18.78%) Hibernate
8 197 (18.14%) AngularJS
9 178 (16.39%) SOAP
10 174 (16.02%) Kafka
11 172 (15.84%) CSS
12 147 (13.54%) React
13 131 (12.06%) XML
14 108 (9.94%) JPA
15 102 (9.39%) Node.js
16 90 (8.29%) JSON
17 73 (6.72%) ActiveMQ
18 71 (6.54%) HTML5
19 67 (6.17%) JMS
20 64 (5.89%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 68 (6.26%) User Experience
2 51 (4.70%) Mobile App
3 47 (4.33%) Algorithms
4 42 (3.87%) Online Games
5 41 (3.78%) NHS
5 41 (3.78%) Self-Motivation
6 36 (3.31%) Data Centre
7 32 (2.95%) Greenfield Project
8 30 (2.76%) Market Risk
9 29 (2.67%) Derivative
9 29 (2.67%) Video\Live Streaming
10 28 (2.58%) SWIFT
11 27 (2.49%) iPhone
12 25 (2.30%) N-Tier
13 24 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
13 24 (2.21%) Equity Derivative
13 24 (2.21%) Public Cloud
14 18 (1.66%) Blog
15 16 (1.47%) Legacy Systems
16 14 (1.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 309 (28.45%) Linux
2 76 (7.00%) Windows
3 71 (6.54%) Unix
4 30 (2.76%) Android
5 19 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (1.47%) Ubuntu
8 15 (1.38%) Windows Server
9 11 (1.01%) CentOS
10 2 (0.18%) Debian
10 2 (0.18%) Solaris
10 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.092%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.092%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 703 (64.73%) Agile Software Development
2 430 (39.59%) Microservices
3 384 (35.36%) DevOps
4 294 (27.07%) Continuous Integration
5 286 (26.34%) TDD
6 282 (25.97%) Software Engineering
7 245 (22.56%) Scrum
8 236 (21.73%) BDD
9 187 (17.22%) Test Automation
10 177 (16.30%) Problem-Solving
11 165 (15.19%) OO
12 140 (12.89%) Unit Testing
13 130 (11.97%) OOP
14 128 (11.79%) Mentoring
15 110 (10.13%) Computer Science
16 103 (9.48%) SDLC
17 93 (8.56%) Fintech
18 88 (8.10%) Continuous Delivery
19 87 (8.01%) Multithreading
20 80 (7.37%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 973 (89.59%) Java
2 376 (34.62%) SQL
3 310 (28.55%) JavaScript
4 278 (25.60%) Java 8
5 132 (12.15%) Python
6 80 (7.37%) TypeScript
7 60 (5.52%) Java 11
8 52 (4.79%) Shell Script
9 49 (4.51%) Scala
10 48 (4.42%) Bash Shell
11 46 (4.24%) Groovy
12 39 (3.59%) PL/SQL
13 35 (3.22%) C#
13 35 (3.22%) Kotlin
14 33 (3.04%) PowerShell
15 28 (2.58%) C
15 28 (2.58%) ES6
16 15 (1.38%) C++
17 14 (1.29%) Go
18 12 (1.10%) ES7
Qualifications
1 121 (11.14%) Degree
2 93 (8.56%) Security Cleared
3 85 (7.83%) SC Cleared
4 59 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (1.75%) Numerate Degree
6 18 (1.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 16 (1.47%) ISTQB
8 15 (1.38%) PhD
9 11 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (0.64%) ISEB
11 6 (0.55%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.46%) AWS Certification
12 5 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 4 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (0.18%) Master's Degree
14 2 (0.18%) MCSA
14 2 (0.18%) MCSE
14 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
15 1 (0.092%) OCP
15 1 (0.092%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (6.08%) QA
2 20 (1.84%) PMO
3 12 (1.10%) Accessibility
4 6 (0.55%) ISO 15022
4 6 (0.55%) ISO 20022
5 5 (0.46%) HL7
6 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.18%) WCAG
7 1 (0.092%) NCSC
System Software
1 393 (36.19%) Docker
2 43 (3.96%) Virtual Machines
3 36 (3.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 18 (1.66%) Postfix
5 15 (1.38%) Active Directory
6 8 (0.74%) HDFS
7 6 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.18%) Varnish
8 2 (0.18%) vSphere
9 1 (0.092%) KVM
Systems Management
1 333 (30.66%) Kubernetes
2 134 (12.34%) Ansible
3 74 (6.81%) Terraform
4 42 (3.87%) Puppet
5 30 (2.76%) Prometheus
6 29 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (1.66%) HAProxy
8 16 (1.47%) Kibana
9 15 (1.38%) ZABBIX
10 14 (1.29%) Grafana
11 8 (0.74%) Istio
12 7 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (0.64%) Rancher
13 5 (0.46%) linkerd
13 5 (0.46%) Nagios
14 3 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
14 3 (0.28%) logstash
14 3 (0.28%) vRealize
15 2 (0.18%) CloudHub
15 2 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 251 (23.11%) Oracle
2 132 (12.15%) Microsoft
3 79 (7.27%) Google
4 45 (4.14%) Splunk
5 40 (3.68%) IBM
6 36 (3.31%) Red Hat
7 23 (2.12%) Solace
8 22 (2.03%) AppDynamics
9 19 (1.75%) SAP
10 16 (1.47%) Atlassian
10 16 (1.47%) Guidewire
11 14 (1.29%) ServiceNow
12 13 (1.20%) MuleSoft
12 13 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
12 13 (1.20%) Sony
12 13 (1.20%) Talend
13 10 (0.92%) TIBCO
14 9 (0.83%) VMware
15 8 (0.74%) Informatica
16 7 (0.64%) Apple