Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Maven
UK
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 272 225 236
Rank change year-on-year -47 +11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Maven 1,340 2,282 2,624
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.16% 1.53% 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.02% 7.68% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,163 1,817 2,070
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £88,750 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 22,254 29,696 36,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.32% 19.93% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17,561 23,594 29,990
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 9 April 2020.

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 9 April 2020. 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 -52 1,239 £60,000 +4.35% 147
UK excluding London -23 757 £55,000 +10.00% 86
London -33 577 £75,000 +3.45% 70
South East -44 230 £60,000 +9.09% 16
North of England +50 229 £52,500 +5.00% 22
North West +50 144 £52,500 +5.00% 15
Midlands -64 106 £58,750 +23.68% 19
Yorkshire +60 77 £53,750 +13.16% 5
Work from Home +5 73 £65,000 +13.04% 9
West Midlands +43 71 £63,700 +34.11% 13
South West -27 66 £60,000 +33.33% 15
East of England -23 58 £55,000 - 5
Scotland +13 54 £55,000 +10.00% 8
East Midlands -79 35 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Wales +6 31 £52,500 +23.53% 1
North East -2 8 £33,000 -26.67% 2
Northern Ireland +18 2 £51,000 +20.00%

For the 6 months to 9 April 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 with a requirement for Maven.

1 1,188 (88.66%) Java
2 814 (60.75%) Agile Software Development
3 785 (58.58%) Jenkins
4 704 (52.54%) Spring
5 561 (41.87%) Git (software)
6 481 (35.90%) AWS
7 454 (33.88%) Docker
8 424 (31.64%) SQL
9 412 (30.75%) Microservices
10 405 (30.22%) DevOps
11 390 (29.10%) JavaScript
12 383 (28.58%) TDD
13 362 (27.01%) JUnit
14 352 (26.27%) Finance
15 333 (24.85%) Hibernate
16 332 (24.78%) Java 8
17 312 (23.28%) Test Automation
18 304 (22.69%) Scrum
19 295 (22.01%) Web Services
19 295 (22.01%) BDD
20 293 (21.87%) Continuous Integration
21 286 (21.34%) Oracle
22 285 (21.27%) Spring Boot
23 279 (20.82%) Gradle
24 273 (20.37%) JIRA
25 265 (19.78%) RESTful
26 261 (19.48%) Selenium
27 255 (19.03%) REST
28 237 (17.69%) Software Engineering
29 228 (17.01%) AngularJS

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
1 158 (11.79%) Tomcat
2 109 (8.13%) Confluence
3 64 (4.78%) Apache
4 44 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
5 37 (2.76%) JBoss
6 35 (2.61%) Apache Spark
7 30 (2.24%) Mule
8 28 (2.09%) Oracle Workflow
9 26 (1.94%) WebSphere
10 25 (1.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 19 (1.42%) SAS
12 18 (1.34%) WildFly
13 16 (1.19%) Anypoint
13 16 (1.19%) Red Hat Fuse
13 16 (1.19%) WebLogic
14 14 (1.04%) Mule ESB
15 12 (0.90%) Apache Solr
16 11 (0.82%) IIS
16 11 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
17 8 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.075%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.15%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.075%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.075%) Magento
3 1 (0.075%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.075%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 481 (35.90%) AWS
2 186 (13.88%) Azure
3 132 (9.85%) GitHub
4 111 (8.28%) Amazon EC2
5 80 (5.97%) GCP
6 72 (5.37%) Serverless
7 58 (4.33%) Amazon SQS
8 55 (4.10%) Amazon S3
9 50 (3.73%) SaaS
10 49 (3.66%) AWS CloudFormation
11 45 (3.36%) AWS Lambda
12 39 (2.91%) PaaS
13 32 (2.39%) OpenShift
14 26 (1.94%) Amazon ECS
15 23 (1.72%) IaaS
16 21 (1.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 20 (1.49%) Amazon ELB
17 20 (1.49%) npm
18 16 (1.19%) Slack
19 15 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.42%) DNS
2 16 (1.19%) HTTP
3 14 (1.04%) Firewall
3 14 (1.04%) Internet
3 14 (1.04%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.90%) SSL
5 10 (0.75%) FTP
6 9 (0.67%) DHCP
7 5 (0.37%) Kerberos
7 5 (0.37%) Network Security
8 4 (0.30%) 3GPP
9 2 (0.15%) WebEx
10 1 (0.075%) Broadband
10 1 (0.075%) CDMA
10 1 (0.075%) LTE
10 1 (0.075%) Skype
10 1 (0.075%) UMTS
10 1 (0.075%) Wireless
10 1 (0.075%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.075%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (14.33%) PostgreSQL
2 132 (9.85%) NoSQL
3 122 (9.10%) MySQL
4 100 (7.46%) Relational Database
5 82 (6.12%) SQL Server
6 76 (5.67%) Amazon RDS
7 75 (5.60%) MongoDB
8 61 (4.55%) Hadoop
9 35 (2.61%) Big Data
10 34 (2.54%) RDBMS
11 30 (2.24%) Oracle Database
12 28 (2.09%) Amazon Redshift
13 25 (1.87%) Pentaho
13 25 (1.87%) Redis
14 17 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 17 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
14 17 (1.27%) DB2
15 16 (1.19%) MarkLogic
16 11 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (0.60%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 785 (58.58%) Jenkins
2 561 (41.87%) Git (software)
3 362 (27.01%) JUnit
4 279 (20.82%) Gradle
5 273 (20.37%) JIRA
6 261 (19.48%) Selenium
7 219 (16.34%) Cucumber
8 140 (10.45%) Ant
9 113 (8.43%) SonarQube
10 96 (7.16%) Eclipse
11 95 (7.09%) Bitbucket
12 94 (7.01%) Subversion
12 94 (7.01%) WebDriver
13 79 (5.90%) Sonatype Nexus
14 75 (5.60%) Artifactory
14 75 (5.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 67 (5.00%) TeamCity
16 64 (4.78%) Hudson
16 64 (4.78%) TestNG
17 63 (4.70%) Mockito
General
1 352 (26.27%) Finance
2 161 (12.01%) Banking
3 75 (5.60%) Retail
4 31 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 30 (2.24%) Back Office
6 29 (2.16%) Public Sector
7 26 (1.94%) Financial Institution
7 26 (1.94%) Front Office
8 24 (1.79%) Games
9 18 (1.34%) Investment Banking
10 17 (1.27%) Manufacturing
11 16 (1.19%) Marketing
12 12 (0.90%) Electronics
12 12 (0.90%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.45%) Advertising
13 6 (0.45%) Legal
14 5 (0.37%) Billing
15 4 (0.30%) French Language
16 3 (0.22%) Law
17 2 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 676 (50.45%) Developer
2 573 (42.76%) Java Developer
3 216 (16.12%) Senior Developer
4 185 (13.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 131 (9.78%) Java Engineer
6 117 (8.73%) DevOps Engineer
7 106 (7.91%) Software Engineer
8 77 (5.75%) Test Engineer
9 65 (4.85%) Java Software Engineer
10 57 (4.25%) Architect
11 51 (3.81%) Test Automation Engineer
12 49 (3.66%) Software Developer
13 39 (2.91%) Java Software Developer
13 39 (2.91%) Technical Leader
14 38 (2.84%) Senior Java Engineer
15 37 (2.76%) Tester
16 33 (2.46%) Junior
17 32 (2.39%) Automation Tester
17 32 (2.39%) Consultant
18 31 (2.31%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 704 (52.54%) Spring
2 333 (24.85%) Hibernate
3 295 (22.01%) Web Services
4 285 (21.27%) Spring Boot
5 265 (19.78%) RESTful
6 255 (19.03%) REST
7 228 (17.01%) AngularJS
8 178 (13.28%) HTML
9 177 (13.21%) React
10 170 (12.69%) CSS
11 167 (12.46%) SOAP
11 167 (12.46%) XML
12 140 (10.45%) Node.js
13 116 (8.66%) JPA
14 112 (8.36%) J2EE
15 92 (6.87%) .NET
16 88 (6.57%) JDBC
17 84 (6.27%) Java EE
18 81 (6.04%) JSON
19 80 (5.97%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 106 (7.91%) Greenfield Project
2 78 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (4.78%) Self-Motivation
4 51 (3.81%) Data Structures
5 46 (3.43%) Mobile App
6 37 (2.76%) User Experience
7 34 (2.54%) Algorithms
8 27 (2.01%) Public Cloud
9 26 (1.94%) Cloud Native
10 24 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 20 (1.49%) Derivative
12 19 (1.42%) Fixed Income
13 18 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
14 17 (1.27%) Virtual Team
15 13 (0.97%) Online Banking
15 13 (0.97%) Smartphone
16 11 (0.82%) IVR
16 11 (0.82%) Management Information System
17 10 (0.75%) Clustering
17 10 (0.75%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 190 (14.18%) Linux
2 98 (7.31%) Windows
3 94 (7.01%) Unix
4 58 (4.33%) Android
5 52 (3.88%) Apple iOS
6 30 (2.24%) Windows Server
7 20 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (1.34%) Mac OS X
9 16 (1.19%) Debian
10 11 (0.82%) CentOS
10 11 (0.82%) Windows Server 2016
11 10 (0.75%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.15%) zOS
14 1 (0.075%) AIX
14 1 (0.075%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.075%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.075%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 814 (60.75%) Agile Software Development
2 412 (30.75%) Microservices
3 405 (30.22%) DevOps
4 383 (28.58%) TDD
5 312 (23.28%) Test Automation
6 304 (22.69%) Scrum
7 295 (22.01%) BDD
8 293 (21.87%) Continuous Integration
9 237 (17.69%) Software Engineering
10 162 (12.09%) OO
11 143 (10.67%) Problem-Solving
12 116 (8.66%) Multithreading
13 115 (8.58%) MVC
14 104 (7.76%) Continuous Improvement
15 103 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
16 102 (7.61%) Configuration Management
16 102 (7.61%) SDLC
17 94 (7.01%) Kanban
17 94 (7.01%) SOA
18 83 (6.19%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 1,188 (88.66%) Java
2 424 (31.64%) SQL
3 390 (29.10%) JavaScript
4 332 (24.78%) Java 8
5 209 (15.60%) Python
6 146 (10.90%) C#
7 81 (6.04%) Bash Shell
8 66 (4.93%) TypeScript
9 63 (4.70%) C
10 58 (4.33%) PHP
11 51 (3.81%) Groovy
12 48 (3.58%) Scala
13 43 (3.21%) PL/SQL
14 40 (2.99%) Ruby
15 39 (2.91%) C++
16 33 (2.46%) Shell Script
17 27 (2.01%) AspectJ
17 27 (2.01%) Go
17 27 (2.01%) PowerShell
18 25 (1.87%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 113 (8.43%) Degree
2 57 (4.25%) Security Cleared
3 33 (2.46%) SC Cleared
4 31 (2.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 27 (2.01%) ISTQB
6 13 (0.97%) AWS Certification
7 10 (0.75%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (0.67%) Master's Degree
8 9 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (0.52%) ISEB
10 5 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 4 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.30%) OCP
11 4 (0.30%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.15%) HNC
13 1 (0.075%) CISSP
13 1 (0.075%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.075%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.075%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (7.39%) QA
2 4 (0.30%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.30%) SEPA
3 3 (0.22%) PMO
4 1 (0.075%) GDPR
4 1 (0.075%) PSD2
System Software
1 454 (33.88%) Docker
2 21 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.42%) vSphere
4 17 (1.27%) Postfix
5 15 (1.12%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.30%) OpenAM
6 4 (0.30%) OpenDJ
6 4 (0.30%) OpenIDM
6 4 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.075%) Cronacle
9 1 (0.075%) HDFS
9 1 (0.075%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.075%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 204 (15.22%) Kubernetes
2 201 (15.00%) Ansible
3 126 (9.40%) Terraform
4 112 (8.36%) Opscode Chef
5 91 (6.79%) Puppet
6 31 (2.31%) Prometheus
7 29 (2.16%) Grafana
8 16 (1.19%) Docker Swarm
8 16 (1.19%) Kibana
9 12 (0.90%) logstash
10 11 (0.82%) HP ALM
11 10 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (0.60%) Control-M
13 7 (0.52%) ITRS Geneos
13 7 (0.52%) OpenNebula
13 7 (0.52%) Packer
13 7 (0.52%) Rancher
14 6 (0.45%) CFEngine
14 6 (0.45%) Galera Cluster
15 4 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 286 (21.34%) Oracle
2 69 (5.15%) Google
3 66 (4.93%) Splunk
4 41 (3.06%) Atlassian
5 28 (2.09%) MuleSoft
6 27 (2.01%) Zend
7 26 (1.94%) Cloudera
8 25 (1.87%) Microsoft
9 23 (1.72%) SAP
9 23 (1.72%) VMware
10 18 (1.34%) AppDynamics
11 15 (1.12%) HP
11 15 (1.12%) IBM
12 13 (0.97%) Perforce
13 11 (0.82%) CA Agile Central
13 11 (0.82%) Veracode
14 10 (0.75%) Black Duck
14 10 (0.75%) CA
15 9 (0.67%) Citrix
16 8 (0.60%) Cognizant