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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 94 87 77
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Spring 9 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.78% 0.19% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 0.59% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 9
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £62,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
378 340 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.56% 31.75% 36.98%
Number of salaries quoted 343 328 295
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 28 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 28 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 - 6 £50,000 -
Dunstable - 1 £39,000 -
Luton - 1 £36,500 -
Spring
East of England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 15 (78.95%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) J2EE
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
4 6 (31.58%) MVC
4 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) XML
6 4 (21.05%) JBoss
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) JSP
6 4 (21.05%) XHTML
7 3 (15.79%) Struts
7 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) Velocity
7 3 (15.79%) Dojo
7 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) Ajax
7 3 (15.79%) JSTL
7 3 (15.79%) Spring MVC
7 3 (15.79%) jQuery
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.53%) Trapeze
8 2 (10.53%) HTML5
8 2 (10.53%) LESS
8 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
8 2 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) FTP
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
1 2 (10.53%) Maven
1 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
1 2 (10.53%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Development Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Software Development Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Software Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) J2EE
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) XML
4 4 (21.05%) CSS
4 4 (21.05%) JSP
4 4 (21.05%) XHTML
5 3 (15.79%) Struts
5 3 (15.79%) Velocity
5 3 (15.79%) Dojo
5 3 (15.79%) Ajax
5 3 (15.79%) JSTL
5 3 (15.79%) Spring MVC
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) HTML5
6 2 (10.53%) LESS
6 2 (10.53%) Java EE
6 2 (10.53%) Apache Axis
6 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
6 2 (10.53%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Web 2.0
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) MVC
1 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
2 3 (15.79%) Scrum
2 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (10.53%) TDD
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) B2B
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
4 1 (5.26%) UML
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) VB
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) JBoss
2 2 (10.53%) Trapeze
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) hybris