Period
to 17 January 2022

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 17 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Maven
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 363 336 284
Rank change year-on-year -27 -52 -50
Permanent jobs citing Maven 1,137 543 1,477
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.90% 0.89% 1.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.61% 4.26% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 501 451 1,179
10th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £48,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £60,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +15.70% -3.20% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £73,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £87,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +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 24,684 12,741 24,423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.65% 20.78% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15,179 10,631 19,389
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,428 £33,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £83,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,300 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.60% +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 17 January 2022.

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 17 January 2022. 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 -17 978 £70,000 +13.82% 176
London +4 578 £77,500 +10.71% 106
UK excluding London -85 448 £60,000 +14.29% 95
Work from Home -137 206 £65,000 +8.33% 34
North of England -53 138 £65,000 +30.00% 26
South East -56 114 £65,000 +4.00% 16
North West -17 86 £65,000 +23.81% 13
Midlands -86 53 £52,500 -4.55% 7
Scotland -24 52 £72,500 +26.09% 16
South West -101 49 £50,000 - 12
West Midlands -65 45 £52,500 -4.55% 7
North East +9 38 £50,000 -9.09% 6
East of England -75 23 £50,000 -19.35% 8
Wales -28 19 £55,000 +64.18% 4
Yorkshire -100 14 £61,250 +22.50% 7
East Midlands -60 8 £92,500 +85.00%
Northern Ireland -30 2 £68,750 +121.77% 6

For the 6 months to 17 January 2022, 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 1,015 (89.27%) Java
2 757 (66.58%) Agile Software Development
3 692 (60.86%) Jenkins
4 636 (55.94%) Git (software)
5 576 (50.66%) Spring
6 527 (46.35%) Docker
7 510 (44.85%) Spring Boot
8 485 (42.66%) Kubernetes
9 471 (41.42%) DevOps
10 407 (35.80%) Microservices
11 376 (33.07%) AWS
12 366 (32.19%) Software Engineering
13 337 (29.64%) Social Skills
14 336 (29.55%) Java 8
15 315 (27.70%) Azure
16 298 (26.21%) SQL
17 294 (25.86%) Gradle
18 293 (25.77%) JUnit
19 292 (25.68%) Ansible
20 288 (25.33%) Linux
21 286 (25.15%) RESTful
22 285 (25.07%) TDD
23 265 (23.31%) Finance
24 264 (23.22%) Web Services
25 257 (22.60%) REST
26 252 (22.16%) Test Automation
27 242 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
28 235 (20.67%) Degree
29 218 (19.17%) JIRA
30 217 (19.09%) 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 92 (8.09%) Elasticsearch
2 75 (6.60%) Tomcat
3 63 (5.54%) Confluence
4 55 (4.84%) Apache
5 37 (3.25%) Jetty
6 35 (3.08%) nginx
7 26 (2.29%) JBoss
8 15 (1.32%) Apache Spark
8 15 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
9 14 (1.23%) CMS
10 13 (1.14%) IBM Domino
11 10 (0.88%) Apache Solr
12 8 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.62%) Headless CMS
13 7 (0.62%) IIS
14 6 (0.53%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 5 (0.44%) Camunda
15 5 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
15 5 (0.44%) Tornado
Applications
1 7 (0.62%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.088%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.088%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.088%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.088%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 376 (33.07%) AWS
2 315 (27.70%) Azure
3 199 (17.50%) OpenShift
4 183 (16.09%) GCP
5 119 (10.47%) Serverless
6 98 (8.62%) GitHub
7 81 (7.12%) AWS Lambda
8 58 (5.10%) Amazon EC2
9 54 (4.75%) SaaS
10 32 (2.81%) AWS CloudFormation
10 32 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
11 31 (2.73%) Amazon ECS
12 30 (2.64%) IaaS
13 29 (2.55%) Azure Functions
14 23 (2.02%) npm
15 22 (1.93%) Apigee
15 22 (1.93%) PaaS
16 19 (1.67%) Amazon S3
17 18 (1.58%) Amazon Kinesis
17 18 (1.58%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 119 (10.47%) Kerberos
2 38 (3.34%) Firewall
3 32 (2.81%) HTTP
4 27 (2.37%) DNS
5 22 (1.93%) TCP/IP
6 15 (1.32%) Broadband
7 14 (1.23%) 5G
8 13 (1.14%) Internet
9 12 (1.06%) Network Security
10 6 (0.53%) DSL
10 6 (0.53%) SSL
11 5 (0.44%) Reverse Proxy
11 5 (0.44%) VPN
12 4 (0.35%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.35%) RIP
13 3 (0.26%) BIG-IP
13 3 (0.26%) DMZ
13 3 (0.26%) SMS
13 3 (0.26%) Unified Communications
13 3 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (18.91%) NoSQL
2 164 (14.42%) MongoDB
3 120 (10.55%) PostgreSQL
4 87 (7.65%) MySQL
5 78 (6.86%) Relational Database
6 75 (6.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 52 (4.57%) Redis
7 52 (4.57%) SQL Server
8 47 (4.13%) Big Data
9 33 (2.90%) Hazelcast
10 32 (2.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 28 (2.46%) Hadoop
12 27 (2.37%) BigQuery
13 18 (1.58%) Amazon RDS
13 18 (1.58%) RDBMS
14 16 (1.41%) HBase
15 14 (1.23%) ArangoDB
16 13 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
16 13 (1.14%) Oracle Database
17 9 (0.79%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 692 (60.86%) Jenkins
2 636 (55.94%) Git (software)
3 294 (25.86%) Gradle
4 293 (25.77%) JUnit
5 218 (19.17%) JIRA
6 162 (14.25%) Mockito
7 142 (12.49%) Cucumber
8 136 (11.96%) Selenium
9 122 (10.73%) Bitbucket
10 116 (10.20%) SonarQube
11 104 (9.15%) GitLab
12 88 (7.74%) Ant
13 85 (7.48%) JMeter
14 72 (6.33%) Artifactory
15 69 (6.07%) Sonatype Nexus
16 67 (5.89%) REST Assured
17 56 (4.93%) TestNG
18 55 (4.84%) IntelliJ
19 51 (4.49%) Postman
19 51 (4.49%) Subversion
General
1 337 (29.64%) Social Skills
2 265 (23.31%) Finance
3 121 (10.64%) Banking
4 98 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
5 79 (6.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 76 (6.68%) Retail
7 75 (6.60%) Games
8 71 (6.24%) Public Sector
9 35 (3.08%) Telecoms
10 29 (2.55%) Law
11 23 (2.02%) Presentation Skills
12 22 (1.93%) Back Office
13 21 (1.85%) Investment Banking
14 19 (1.67%) Retail Banking
15 15 (1.32%) Front Office
16 14 (1.23%) Advertising
16 14 (1.23%) Marketing
17 11 (0.97%) Manufacturing
18 9 (0.79%) Financial Institution
18 9 (0.79%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 518 (45.56%) Developer
2 406 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 225 (19.79%) Software Engineer
4 167 (14.69%) Senior Developer
5 148 (13.02%) Senior Java Developer
6 113 (9.94%) DevOps Engineer
7 105 (9.23%) Java Engineer
8 102 (8.97%) Senior Software Engineer
9 58 (5.10%) Lead Software Engineer
10 52 (4.57%) Full Stack Developer
11 51 (4.49%) Java Software Engineer
12 48 (4.22%) Architect
13 43 (3.78%) Tester
14 40 (3.52%) Technical Leader
15 37 (3.25%) Automation Tester
16 28 (2.46%) Senior Java Engineer
17 25 (2.20%) Backend Developer
17 25 (2.20%) Lead Developer
18 22 (1.93%) AWS DevOps
18 22 (1.93%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 576 (50.66%) Spring
2 510 (44.85%) Spring Boot
3 286 (25.15%) RESTful
4 264 (23.22%) Web Services
5 257 (22.60%) REST
6 209 (18.38%) Kafka
7 173 (15.22%) AngularJS
7 173 (15.22%) Hibernate
8 140 (12.31%) HTML
8 140 (12.31%) React
9 127 (11.17%) Swing
10 125 (10.99%) SOAP
11 119 (10.47%) CSS
11 119 (10.47%) Node.js
12 117 (10.29%) JavaFX
13 113 (9.94%) XML
14 94 (8.27%) RabbitMQ
15 81 (7.12%) JPA
15 81 (7.12%) JSON
16 76 (6.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 160 (14.07%) Algorithms
2 55 (4.84%) Cloud Native
3 44 (3.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 39 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
4 39 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
5 38 (3.34%) Greenfield Project
5 38 (3.34%) Public Cloud
6 36 (3.17%) Social Network
7 32 (2.81%) Mobile App
8 30 (2.64%) Data Structures
9 28 (2.46%) Private Cloud
9 28 (2.46%) User Experience
10 24 (2.11%) Online Games
11 18 (1.58%) Data Centre
12 16 (1.41%) Blog
13 15 (1.32%) Management Information System
14 14 (1.23%) NHS
14 14 (1.23%) Virtual Team
15 13 (1.14%) Social Media
16 12 (1.06%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 288 (25.33%) Linux
2 72 (6.33%) Unix
3 57 (5.01%) Android
4 46 (4.05%) Windows
5 41 (3.61%) Apple iOS
6 21 (1.85%) CentOS
7 10 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.79%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.62%) Debian
10 6 (0.53%) AIX
11 3 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.18%) Solaris
12 2 (0.18%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
13 1 (0.088%) Alpine Linux
13 1 (0.088%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.088%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.088%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 757 (66.58%) Agile Software Development
2 471 (41.42%) DevOps
3 407 (35.80%) Microservices
4 366 (32.19%) Software Engineering
5 285 (25.07%) TDD
6 252 (22.16%) Test Automation
7 242 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
8 217 (19.09%) BDD
8 217 (19.09%) Scrum
9 198 (17.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 174 (15.30%) Problem-Solving
11 161 (14.16%) Machine Learning
12 146 (12.84%) OO
13 144 (12.66%) Mathematics
14 140 (12.31%) Risk Management
15 138 (12.14%) Mentoring
16 134 (11.79%) Full Stack Development
17 131 (11.52%) Software Architecture
18 125 (10.99%) Strategic Roadmap
19 122 (10.73%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 1,015 (89.27%) Java
2 336 (29.55%) Java 8
3 298 (26.21%) SQL
4 207 (18.21%) JavaScript
5 110 (9.67%) Python
6 86 (7.56%) Bash
7 66 (5.80%) Java 11
7 66 (5.80%) Kotlin
8 62 (5.45%) Go
9 58 (5.10%) Groovy
10 48 (4.22%) TypeScript
11 40 (3.52%) Shell Script
12 31 (2.73%) C#
13 30 (2.64%) Perl
14 26 (2.29%) PowerShell
15 20 (1.76%) Scala
16 19 (1.67%) PL/SQL
16 19 (1.67%) Ruby
17 17 (1.50%) C
18 12 (1.06%) C++
Qualifications
1 235 (20.67%) Degree
2 87 (7.65%) Security Cleared
3 74 (6.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 54 (4.75%) SC Cleared
5 21 (1.85%) DBS Check
6 14 (1.23%) AWS Certification
7 13 (1.14%) ISTQB
8 10 (0.88%) OCP
8 10 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
9 8 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
10 7 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (0.62%) Master's Degree
11 4 (0.35%) ISEB
11 4 (0.35%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
13 2 (0.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.088%) CTC Cleared
14 1 (0.088%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (10.20%) QA
2 15 (1.32%) Accessibility
3 6 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.18%) MiFID
5 2 (0.18%) SLA
5 2 (0.18%) WCAG
6 1 (0.088%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.088%) ISO 15022
6 1 (0.088%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.088%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 527 (46.35%) Docker
2 44 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (2.29%) KVM
4 21 (1.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 20 (1.76%) Postfix
6 13 (1.14%) Hyper-V
7 12 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.26%) Active Directory
8 3 (0.26%) HDFS
9 2 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 485 (42.66%) Kubernetes
2 292 (25.68%) Ansible
3 192 (16.89%) Terraform
4 81 (7.12%) Puppet
5 77 (6.77%) Opscode Chef
6 45 (3.96%) Prometheus
7 41 (3.61%) Istio
8 28 (2.46%) Kibana
9 26 (2.29%) Grafana
10 21 (1.85%) HP ALM
11 16 (1.41%) Docker Swarm
12 15 (1.32%) Consul
12 15 (1.32%) Nagios
12 15 (1.32%) Packer
13 14 (1.23%) linkerd
14 11 (0.97%) ZABBIX
15 10 (0.88%) logstash
16 9 (0.79%) ITRS Geneos
16 9 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
17 7 (0.62%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 157 (13.81%) Oracle
2 97 (8.53%) Google
3 89 (7.83%) Microsoft
4 55 (4.84%) Splunk
4 55 (4.84%) VMware
5 36 (3.17%) Cognizant
6 28 (2.46%) Red Hat
7 23 (2.02%) Cisco
8 21 (1.85%) Dynatrace
8 21 (1.85%) HP
9 17 (1.50%) IBM
9 17 (1.50%) ServiceNow
10 16 (1.41%) AppDynamics
11 15 (1.32%) Bloomberg
11 15 (1.32%) Confluent
11 15 (1.32%) Murex
12 14 (1.23%) Apple
13 11 (0.97%) LexisNexis
13 11 (0.97%) SaltStack
14 9 (0.79%) PagerDuty