The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 96 87 71
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Spring 6 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.52% 0.46% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 1.46% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 12
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £42,913
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +45.64%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
366 343 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.61% 31.30% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 334 326 284
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Spring
East of England

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Spring across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Spring
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spring across the Bedfordshire region.

Spring Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Spring
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Spring
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 5 £50,000 -
Dunstable +6 1 £39,000 +50.00%
Spring
East of England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Spring also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Spring.

1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) J2EE
4 7 (38.89%) HTML
5 6 (33.33%) XML
5 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 5 (27.78%) Web Services
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
7 4 (22.22%) JBoss
7 4 (22.22%) XHTML
7 4 (22.22%) CSS
7 4 (22.22%) JSP
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) VB
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) IIS
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
8 3 (16.67%) FTP
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 3 (16.67%) XSL
8 3 (16.67%) ODBC
8 3 (16.67%) Linux
8 3 (16.67%) Ajax
8 3 (16.67%) JSTL
8 3 (16.67%) Scrum
8 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 3 (16.67%) Spring MVC
8 3 (16.67%) Velocity

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Spring also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Spring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) FTP
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Hazelcast
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Development Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Software Development Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Software Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) J2EE
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) XML
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 4 (22.22%) JSP
5 4 (22.22%) XHTML
6 3 (16.67%) Ajax
6 3 (16.67%) XSL
6 3 (16.67%) ODBC
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 3 (16.67%) .NET
6 3 (16.67%) JSTL
6 3 (16.67%) Velocity
6 3 (16.67%) Dojo
6 3 (16.67%) jQuery
6 3 (16.67%) Spring MVC
7 2 (11.11%) WSDL
7 2 (11.11%) LESS
7 2 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) MVC
1 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
2 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) B2B
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (5.56%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) VB
5 2 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Trapeze
3 1 (5.56%) ATG
3 1 (5.56%) hybris