Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Maven
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 366 334 282
Rank change year-on-year -32 -52 -57
Permanent jobs citing Maven 1,064 418 1,651
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.85% 0.87% 1.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.11% 4.16% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 542 339 1,321
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,750 £37,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £43,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% -4.17%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +4.76%

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 25,886 10,056 26,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.78% 20.97% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15,943 8,362 20,820
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -50 914 £65,000 +4.00% 199
London +12 574 £75,000 +3.45% 116
UK excluding London -134 389 £60,000 +20.00% 97
Work from Home -96 242 £65,000 +4.00% 42
North of England -88 128 £62,500 +25.00% 35
South East -128 95 £72,500 +11.54% 19
North West -44 64 £65,000 +30.00% 20
North East +5 45 £65,000 +44.44% 7
Midlands -101 44 £52,500 -8.70% 12
West Midlands -77 40 £52,500 -8.70% 11
South West -117 38 £50,000 -3.09% 13
Wales -17 34 £52,500 -10.64% 5
Scotland -78 27 £63,750 +50.00% 10
East of England -98 23 £62,500 +19.05% 3
Yorkshire -136 19 £60,000 +20.00% 8
East Midlands -78 4 £90,000 +44.00% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 972 (91.35%) Java
2 690 (64.85%) Agile Software Development
3 644 (60.53%) Jenkins
4 634 (59.59%) Spring
5 616 (57.89%) Git (software)
6 440 (41.35%) Docker
7 428 (40.23%) Spring Boot
8 424 (39.85%) Microservices
9 395 (37.12%) DevOps
10 386 (36.28%) Kubernetes
11 373 (35.06%) AWS
12 335 (31.48%) SQL
13 330 (31.02%) REST
14 311 (29.23%) JUnit
15 305 (28.67%) Java 8
16 301 (28.29%) Software Engineering
17 297 (27.91%) Linux
18 280 (26.32%) Social Skills
19 276 (25.94%) RESTful
20 275 (25.85%) Continuous Integration
21 274 (25.75%) Web Services
22 264 (24.81%) JavaScript
23 263 (24.72%) TDD
24 260 (24.44%) Finance
25 248 (23.31%) Azure
26 241 (22.65%) Oracle
27 238 (22.37%) JIRA
28 236 (22.18%) NoSQL
29 220 (20.68%) Gradle
30 218 (20.49%) BDD

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
1 106 (9.96%) Tomcat
2 83 (7.80%) Confluence
3 82 (7.71%) Elasticsearch
4 40 (3.76%) nginx
5 25 (2.35%) Apache
6 20 (1.88%) Oracle Coherence
7 18 (1.69%) Apache Spark
7 18 (1.69%) JBoss
8 13 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 12 (1.13%) Jetty
10 10 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
11 8 (0.75%) Apache Solr
11 8 (0.75%) Jupyter
12 7 (0.66%) OpenStack
13 6 (0.56%) Camunda
13 6 (0.56%) IBM Domino
14 5 (0.47%) JCAPS
14 5 (0.47%) Mule
15 4 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 3 (0.28%) CloudStack
Applications
1 5 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.094%) InVision
2 1 (0.094%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (1.88%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.094%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.094%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.094%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 373 (35.06%) AWS
2 248 (23.31%) Azure
3 157 (14.76%) GCP
4 113 (10.62%) OpenShift
5 88 (8.27%) GitHub
6 79 (7.42%) Amazon EC2
7 73 (6.86%) Serverless
8 60 (5.64%) AWS Lambda
9 43 (4.04%) SaaS
10 36 (3.38%) Amazon S3
10 36 (3.38%) Twilio
11 33 (3.10%) IaaS
12 26 (2.44%) Azure Functions
13 25 (2.35%) PaaS
14 23 (2.16%) npm
15 22 (2.07%) Amazon SQS
16 16 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
16 16 (1.50%) AWS KMS
16 16 (1.50%) CloudBees
17 14 (1.32%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 70 (6.58%) HTTP
2 52 (4.89%) Kerberos
3 23 (2.16%) SSL
4 20 (1.88%) DNS
5 18 (1.69%) Firewall
6 17 (1.60%) TCP/IP
7 16 (1.50%) Internet
8 15 (1.41%) SMTP
9 11 (1.03%) Broadband
10 9 (0.85%) SMS
11 7 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
12 6 (0.56%) SWIFTNet
13 4 (0.38%) 5G
13 4 (0.38%) Network Security
13 4 (0.38%) RIP
14 3 (0.28%) VPN
15 2 (0.19%) DSL
15 2 (0.19%) SMPP
16 1 (0.094%) DHCP
16 1 (0.094%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (22.18%) NoSQL
2 134 (12.59%) MongoDB
3 129 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
4 126 (11.84%) Relational Database
5 73 (6.86%) MySQL
6 65 (6.11%) SQL Server
7 62 (5.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 60 (5.64%) Oracle Database
9 45 (4.23%) Big Data
10 44 (4.14%) Amazon RDS
11 43 (4.04%) Hazelcast
12 30 (2.82%) Hadoop
13 23 (2.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 22 (2.07%) Redis
15 20 (1.88%) HBase
16 19 (1.79%) BigQuery
17 18 (1.69%) RDBMS
18 15 (1.41%) DB2
19 13 (1.22%) ArangoDB
20 9 (0.85%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 644 (60.53%) Jenkins
2 616 (57.89%) Git (software)
3 311 (29.23%) JUnit
4 238 (22.37%) JIRA
5 220 (20.68%) Gradle
6 147 (13.82%) Mockito
7 125 (11.75%) Cucumber
8 103 (9.68%) Selenium
9 93 (8.74%) IntelliJ
10 88 (8.27%) GitLab
11 81 (7.61%) Bitbucket
12 80 (7.52%) SonarQube
13 76 (7.14%) Subversion
14 75 (7.05%) Ant
15 71 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
16 54 (5.08%) JMeter
17 52 (4.89%) Artifactory
18 46 (4.32%) TestNG
19 43 (4.04%) TeamCity
20 40 (3.76%) Eclipse
General
1 280 (26.32%) Social Skills
2 260 (24.44%) Finance
3 152 (14.29%) Banking
4 74 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
5 72 (6.77%) Games
6 57 (5.36%) Telecoms
7 56 (5.26%) Retail
8 53 (4.98%) Public Sector
9 45 (4.23%) Back Office
10 41 (3.85%) Investment Banking
10 41 (3.85%) Legal
11 37 (3.48%) Documentation Skills
11 37 (3.48%) Law
12 32 (3.01%) Front Office
12 32 (3.01%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 22 (2.07%) Financial Institution
13 22 (2.07%) Retail Banking
14 15 (1.41%) Marketing
15 14 (1.32%) Presentation Skills
16 12 (1.13%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 624 (58.65%) Developer
2 479 (45.02%) Java Developer
3 205 (19.27%) Senior Developer
4 177 (16.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 153 (14.38%) Software Engineer
6 94 (8.83%) Java Engineer
7 66 (6.20%) Lead Developer
8 60 (5.64%) DevOps Engineer
9 55 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
10 48 (4.51%) Java Software Engineer
10 48 (4.51%) Lead Java Developer
11 40 (3.76%) Senior Software Engineer
12 37 (3.48%) Backend Developer
13 33 (3.10%) Team Leader
14 32 (3.01%) Software Developer
15 30 (2.82%) Architect
16 29 (2.73%) Lead Software Engineer
17 24 (2.26%) Technical Leader
18 23 (2.16%) Java Team Leader
19 18 (1.69%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 634 (59.59%) Spring
2 428 (40.23%) Spring Boot
3 330 (31.02%) REST
4 276 (25.94%) RESTful
5 274 (25.75%) Web Services
6 200 (18.80%) Kafka
7 197 (18.52%) HTML
8 191 (17.95%) AngularJS
9 182 (17.11%) Hibernate
10 164 (15.41%) CSS
11 155 (14.57%) SOAP
12 148 (13.91%) React
13 140 (13.16%) XML
14 102 (9.59%) JPA
15 100 (9.40%) Node.js
16 86 (8.08%) JSON
17 74 (6.95%) Middleware
17 74 (6.95%) RabbitMQ
18 71 (6.67%) HTML5
19 68 (6.39%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 91 (8.55%) Algorithms
2 52 (4.89%) User Experience
3 44 (4.14%) Mobile App
4 41 (3.85%) Online Games
5 37 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
6 35 (3.29%) SWIFT
7 34 (3.20%) iPhone
8 32 (3.01%) Social Network
9 28 (2.63%) Public Cloud
10 25 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
11 23 (2.16%) Cloud Native
11 23 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 23 (2.16%) Market Risk
12 22 (2.07%) Data Centre
12 22 (2.07%) Derivative
13 21 (1.97%) NHS
13 21 (1.97%) Video\Live Streaming
14 19 (1.79%) Equity Derivative
15 17 (1.60%) Data Structures
15 17 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 297 (27.91%) Linux
2 68 (6.39%) Unix
3 67 (6.30%) Windows
4 35 (3.29%) Android
5 24 (2.26%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.41%) CentOS
7 9 (0.85%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.47%) AIX
8 5 (0.47%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.38%) Debian
9 4 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.28%) Solaris
11 1 (0.094%) Alpine Linux
11 1 (0.094%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.094%) Mesosphere
11 1 (0.094%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 690 (64.85%) Agile Software Development
2 424 (39.85%) Microservices
3 395 (37.12%) DevOps
4 301 (28.29%) Software Engineering
5 275 (25.85%) Continuous Integration
6 263 (24.72%) TDD
7 218 (20.49%) BDD
8 216 (20.30%) Scrum
9 202 (18.98%) Test Automation
10 177 (16.64%) Problem-Solving
11 169 (15.88%) OO
12 151 (14.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 147 (13.82%) Unit Testing
14 144 (13.53%) Full Stack Development
15 132 (12.41%) OOP
16 120 (11.28%) Mentoring
17 104 (9.77%) SDLC
18 102 (9.59%) Computer Science
19 90 (8.46%) Risk Management
20 86 (8.08%) Event-Driven
Programming Languages
1 972 (91.35%) Java
2 335 (31.48%) SQL
3 305 (28.67%) Java 8
4 264 (24.81%) JavaScript
5 118 (11.09%) Python
6 82 (7.71%) TypeScript
7 63 (5.92%) Shell Script
8 57 (5.36%) Groovy
9 50 (4.70%) Java 11
10 48 (4.51%) Bash Shell
10 48 (4.51%) Kotlin
11 42 (3.95%) Go
12 30 (2.82%) Scala
13 28 (2.63%) PL/SQL
14 27 (2.54%) C#
15 26 (2.44%) C
16 24 (2.26%) ES6
17 17 (1.60%) PowerShell
18 14 (1.32%) C++
18 14 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 154 (14.47%) Degree
2 69 (6.48%) Security Cleared
3 62 (5.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 61 (5.73%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.41%) ISTQB
6 13 (1.22%) Numerate Degree
7 10 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (0.75%) AWS Certification
8 8 (0.75%) DBS Check
8 8 (0.75%) OCP
8 8 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
8 8 (0.75%) PhD
9 5 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.19%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.19%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.094%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.094%) MCSA
12 1 (0.094%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (7.71%) QA
2 20 (1.88%) PMO
3 16 (1.50%) Accessibility
4 6 (0.56%) ISO 15022
4 6 (0.56%) ISO 20022
5 5 (0.47%) HL7
6 4 (0.38%) WCAG
7 3 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.19%) MiFID
9 1 (0.094%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.094%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.094%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 440 (41.35%) Docker
2 41 (3.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 24 (2.26%) Postfix
4 23 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
5 19 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (0.85%) HDFS
6 9 (0.85%) KVM
7 6 (0.56%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.19%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.19%) Varnish
8 2 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 386 (36.28%) Kubernetes
2 175 (16.45%) Ansible
3 95 (8.93%) Terraform
4 42 (3.95%) Puppet
5 35 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (2.82%) Prometheus
7 28 (2.63%) Istio
8 19 (1.79%) Grafana
9 18 (1.69%) HAProxy
10 16 (1.50%) Kibana
11 13 (1.22%) linkerd
11 13 (1.22%) ZABBIX
12 9 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (0.85%) ITRS Geneos
12 9 (0.85%) Nagios
13 7 (0.66%) logstash
14 6 (0.56%) Consul
14 6 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
15 5 (0.47%) Packer
15 5 (0.47%) Rancher
Vendors
1 241 (22.65%) Oracle
2 124 (11.65%) Microsoft
3 89 (8.36%) Google
4 56 (5.26%) Splunk
5 33 (3.10%) Red Hat
6 27 (2.54%) VMware
7 21 (1.97%) Solace
8 19 (1.79%) AppDynamics
8 19 (1.79%) Cognizant
9 15 (1.41%) Murex
10 14 (1.32%) Bloomberg
10 14 (1.32%) Cisco
10 14 (1.32%) ServiceNow
11 13 (1.22%) IBM
12 12 (1.13%) Sony
13 11 (1.03%) Atlassian
13 11 (1.03%) TIBCO
14 10 (0.94%) Apple
15 9 (0.85%) Talend
16 8 (0.75%) MuleSoft