Period
to 14 May 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 14 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Maven
UK
6 months to
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 332 281 251
Rank change year-on-year -51 -30 -20
Permanent jobs citing Maven 860 1,127 2,085
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.95% 1.16% 1.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.81% 5.92% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 618 906 1,615
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
25th Percentile £47,921 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -
75th Percentile £77,188 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 17,890 19,038 28,602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.76% 19.55% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13,635 15,184 22,772
10th Percentile £35,850 £33,750 £32,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
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 14 May 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 14 May 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 -47 758 £62,500 +4.17% 161
London +9 409 £72,500 -3.33% 65
UK excluding London -69 392 £55,000 +4.76% 113
Work from Home -8 254 £61,000 -6.15% 48
South West +17 107 £50,000 - 7
North of England -75 104 £55,000 +10.00% 35
South East -46 85 £60,000 +4.35% 42
North East +46 57 £55,000 +66.67% 3
Scotland -33 32 £56,250 +2.27% 13
North West -63 26 £55,000 +4.76% 20
Midlands -68 25 £55,000 +4.76% 9
West Midlands -41 22 £55,000 +2.33% 8
Yorkshire -51 21 £62,500 +25.00% 12
East of England -1 20 £58,750 +17.50% 3
Wales +10 16 £33,500 -36.19% 1
Northern Ireland +9 6 £31,000 -39.22% 3
East Midlands -25 3 £55,000 +10.00% 1

For the 6 months to 14 May 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.

1 730 (84.88%) Java
2 588 (68.37%) Agile Software Development
3 544 (63.26%) Jenkins
4 530 (61.63%) Spring
5 434 (50.47%) Git (software)
6 338 (39.30%) DevOps
7 329 (38.26%) Microservices
8 307 (35.70%) Docker
8 307 (35.70%) AWS
9 284 (33.02%) SQL
10 248 (28.84%) Kubernetes
11 245 (28.49%) JUnit
12 240 (27.91%) Finance
13 239 (27.79%) TDD
13 239 (27.79%) JavaScript
14 233 (27.09%) Spring Boot
15 231 (26.86%) Scrum
16 223 (25.93%) Gradle
17 218 (25.35%) Web Services
17 218 (25.35%) Linux
18 209 (24.30%) Continuous Integration
19 205 (23.84%) Software Engineering
20 203 (23.60%) JIRA
20 203 (23.60%) Azure
21 198 (23.02%) REST
22 196 (22.79%) RESTful
23 190 (22.09%) BDD
24 177 (20.58%) Hibernate
25 174 (20.23%) Java 8
26 166 (19.30%) Social Skills

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
1 120 (13.95%) Tomcat
2 108 (12.56%) Confluence
3 39 (4.53%) Elasticsearch
4 31 (3.60%) Apache Spark
5 26 (3.02%) JBoss
6 22 (2.56%) Apache
6 22 (2.56%) nginx
7 14 (1.63%) Mule
7 14 (1.63%) Mule ESB
7 14 (1.63%) Red Hat Fuse
8 13 (1.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 12 (1.40%) OpenStack
9 12 (1.40%) WebSphere
10 11 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 11 (1.28%) Jupyter
11 9 (1.05%) FileNet
11 9 (1.05%) LiveCycle
12 7 (0.81%) Apache Solr
12 7 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (0.81%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (2.79%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.40%) InVision
3 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 307 (35.70%) AWS
2 203 (23.60%) Azure
3 87 (10.12%) GCP
4 69 (8.02%) SaaS
5 63 (7.33%) Amazon EC2
5 63 (7.33%) Serverless
6 52 (6.05%) GitHub
7 43 (5.00%) OpenShift
7 43 (5.00%) PaaS
8 36 (4.19%) IaaS
9 28 (3.26%) AWS CloudFormation
9 28 (3.26%) AWS Lambda
10 25 (2.91%) npm
11 24 (2.79%) Amazon EKS
12 23 (2.67%) Amazon SQS
13 19 (2.21%) Amazon ECS
14 17 (1.98%) Azure Active Directory
14 17 (1.98%) Azure Data Factory
14 17 (1.98%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 15 (1.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.53%) Firewall
2 34 (3.95%) HTTP
3 17 (1.98%) DMZ
4 13 (1.51%) DNS
4 13 (1.51%) Internet
5 10 (1.16%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.05%) VLAN
7 5 (0.58%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (0.47%) Broadband
8 4 (0.47%) SSL
9 3 (0.35%) SAN
9 3 (0.35%) SMS
9 3 (0.35%) VPN
10 2 (0.23%) BIG-IP
10 2 (0.23%) DHCP
10 2 (0.23%) FTP
10 2 (0.23%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.23%) OpenLDAP
11 1 (0.12%) Network Security
11 1 (0.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (15.12%) PostgreSQL
2 113 (13.14%) NoSQL
3 99 (11.51%) MySQL
4 85 (9.88%) MongoDB
5 67 (7.79%) Relational Database
6 45 (5.23%) Hadoop
7 40 (4.65%) SQL Server
8 32 (3.72%) Big Data
9 22 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 21 (2.44%) Oracle Database
10 21 (2.44%) Redis
11 20 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 17 (1.98%) Azure SQL Database
13 16 (1.86%) Hazelcast
14 14 (1.63%) RDBMS
15 11 (1.28%) Apache Hive
16 10 (1.16%) DB2
16 10 (1.16%) HBase
16 10 (1.16%) JasperReports
17 9 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 544 (63.26%) Jenkins
2 434 (50.47%) Git (software)
3 245 (28.49%) JUnit
4 223 (25.93%) Gradle
5 203 (23.60%) JIRA
6 125 (14.53%) Cucumber
7 108 (12.56%) Mockito
8 101 (11.74%) Selenium
9 93 (10.81%) SonarQube
10 85 (9.88%) IntelliJ
11 76 (8.84%) Ant
12 65 (7.56%) Bitbucket
13 60 (6.98%) Artifactory
14 59 (6.86%) Subversion
15 55 (6.40%) GitLab
16 48 (5.58%) Eclipse
16 48 (5.58%) WebDriver
17 47 (5.47%) TeamCity
18 38 (4.42%) DbUnit
18 38 (4.42%) jMock
General
1 240 (27.91%) Finance
2 166 (19.30%) Social Skills
3 106 (12.33%) Banking
4 90 (10.47%) Public Sector
5 66 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (4.65%) Retail
7 35 (4.07%) Back Office
8 34 (3.95%) Games
9 29 (3.37%) Marketing
9 29 (3.37%) Telecoms
10 22 (2.56%) Billing
11 21 (2.44%) Manufacturing
12 20 (2.33%) Electronics
13 18 (2.09%) Investment Banking
13 18 (2.09%) Presentation Skills
14 17 (1.98%) Front Office
15 14 (1.63%) Automotive
16 11 (1.28%) Financial Institution
17 10 (1.16%) Documentation Skills
18 9 (1.05%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 495 (57.56%) Developer
2 413 (48.02%) Java Developer
3 155 (18.02%) Senior Developer
4 135 (15.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 109 (12.67%) Software Engineer
6 101 (11.74%) Java Engineer
7 68 (7.91%) Java Software Engineer
8 63 (7.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 56 (6.51%) Lead Developer
10 48 (5.58%) Lead Java Developer
11 47 (5.47%) Full Stack Developer
12 42 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
13 25 (2.91%) Backend Developer
14 24 (2.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 21 (2.44%) Scala Engineer
16 20 (2.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 19 (2.21%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
17 19 (2.21%) Senior Software Engineer
18 18 (2.09%) Architect
18 18 (2.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 530 (61.63%) Spring
2 233 (27.09%) Spring Boot
3 218 (25.35%) Web Services
4 198 (23.02%) REST
5 196 (22.79%) RESTful
6 177 (20.58%) Hibernate
7 132 (15.35%) HTML
8 121 (14.07%) SOAP
9 114 (13.26%) AngularJS
10 113 (13.14%) CSS
11 100 (11.63%) React
12 89 (10.35%) Node.js
13 85 (9.88%) JPA
14 78 (9.07%) Kafka
15 68 (7.91%) JSON
16 60 (6.98%) JMS
16 60 (6.98%) PowerMock
17 57 (6.63%) ActiveMQ
18 55 (6.40%) XML
19 43 (5.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 48 (5.58%) User Experience
2 37 (4.30%) Algorithms
2 37 (4.30%) Greenfield Project
3 36 (4.19%) N-Tier
4 33 (3.84%) Self-Motivation
5 31 (3.60%) Data Centre
6 30 (3.49%) Mobile App
7 29 (3.37%) NHS
8 26 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (2.44%) Online Games
10 17 (1.98%) Derivative
11 13 (1.51%) Blog
12 12 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 12 (1.40%) Private Cloud
13 11 (1.28%) Cloud Native
14 10 (1.16%) Data Structures
14 10 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
14 10 (1.16%) Public Cloud
15 9 (1.05%) Video\Live Streaming
16 8 (0.93%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 218 (25.35%) Linux
2 55 (6.40%) Windows
3 49 (5.70%) Unix
4 21 (2.44%) Android
5 17 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (1.86%) Ubuntu
6 16 (1.86%) Windows Server
7 14 (1.63%) Apple iOS
8 8 (0.93%) CentOS
9 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (0.23%) Debian
11 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 588 (68.37%) Agile Software Development
2 338 (39.30%) DevOps
3 329 (38.26%) Microservices
4 239 (27.79%) TDD
5 231 (26.86%) Scrum
6 209 (24.30%) Continuous Integration
7 205 (23.84%) Software Engineering
8 190 (22.09%) BDD
9 129 (15.00%) OO
9 129 (15.00%) Test Automation
10 105 (12.21%) Computer Science
11 101 (11.74%) Mentoring
12 99 (11.51%) Problem-Solving
13 96 (11.16%) Unit Testing
14 85 (9.88%) OOP
15 73 (8.49%) SDLC
16 69 (8.02%) Continuous Delivery
17 66 (7.67%) Configuration Management
18 65 (7.56%) Kanban
19 61 (7.09%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 730 (84.88%) Java
2 284 (33.02%) SQL
3 239 (27.79%) JavaScript
4 174 (20.23%) Java 8
5 120 (13.95%) Python
6 63 (7.33%) Scala
7 43 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 42 (4.88%) PowerShell
9 39 (4.53%) TypeScript
10 36 (4.19%) PL/SQL
11 35 (4.07%) C#
12 33 (3.84%) Groovy
13 23 (2.67%) C
14 21 (2.44%) ES6
14 21 (2.44%) Kotlin
15 16 (1.86%) Shell Script
16 14 (1.63%) Ruby
17 12 (1.40%) T-SQL
18 10 (1.16%) C++
19 8 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 108 (12.56%) Degree
2 85 (9.88%) Security Cleared
3 80 (9.30%) SC Cleared
4 43 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 24 (2.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 14 (1.63%) Numerate Degree
7 10 (1.16%) PhD
8 9 (1.05%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.93%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.70%) ISEB
10 6 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.58%) AWS Certification
12 3 (0.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 3 (0.35%) Master's Degree
13 2 (0.23%) HNC
13 2 (0.23%) HND
13 2 (0.23%) MCSA
13 2 (0.23%) MCSE
13 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.12%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.12%) HL7
3 1 (0.12%) NCSC
System Software
1 307 (35.70%) Docker
2 27 (3.14%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (1.98%) Active Directory
5 12 (1.40%) Hyper-V
6 9 (1.05%) HDFS
7 8 (0.93%) Postfix
8 7 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 7 (0.81%) KVM
9 4 (0.47%) vSphere
10 2 (0.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 248 (28.84%) Kubernetes
2 122 (14.19%) Ansible
3 64 (7.44%) Terraform
4 44 (5.12%) Puppet
5 39 (4.53%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (3.02%) Prometheus
7 11 (1.28%) Kibana
8 10 (1.16%) Grafana
8 10 (1.16%) ZABBIX
9 9 (1.05%) Istio
10 7 (0.81%) Nagios
11 6 (0.70%) HAProxy
11 6 (0.70%) Oozie
11 6 (0.70%) Rancher
12 5 (0.58%) Docker Swarm
13 4 (0.47%) vRealize
14 2 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
14 2 (0.23%) CloudHub
14 2 (0.23%) Packer
14 2 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 161 (18.72%) Oracle
2 103 (11.98%) Microsoft
3 65 (7.56%) Google
4 52 (6.05%) IBM
5 25 (2.91%) Splunk
6 24 (2.79%) SAP
7 22 (2.56%) VMware
8 20 (2.33%) Red Hat
9 16 (1.86%) Atlassian
10 14 (1.63%) AppDynamics
10 14 (1.63%) Guidewire
11 11 (1.28%) Adobe
11 11 (1.28%) ServiceNow
11 11 (1.28%) Talend
12 10 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (1.05%) Cloudera
13 9 (1.05%) ILOG
13 9 (1.05%) Kofax
14 7 (0.81%) New Relic
14 7 (0.81%) SaltStack