The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 87 88 82
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Spring 11 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.94% 0.19% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.69% 0.59% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 11
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £62,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.17%
Spring
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
409 337 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.81% 32.56% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 380 329 305
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 - 7 £50,000 -
Dunstable - 2 £42,000 -
Luton - 1 £36,500 -
Spring
East of England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (83.33%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) J2EE
3 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
4 6 (33.33%) MVC
5 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 4 (22.22%) XHTML
6 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 3 (16.67%) Velocity
7 3 (16.67%) Dojo
7 3 (16.67%) Spring MVC
7 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (16.67%) JSP
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) JSTL
8 2 (11.11%) HTML5
8 2 (11.11%) LESS
8 2 (11.11%) Degree
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 2 (11.11%) Web Services
8 2 (11.11%) XML
8 2 (11.11%) JBoss
8 2 (11.11%) EJB
8 2 (11.11%) J2SE
8 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 2 (11.11%) TDD
8 2 (11.11%) Subversion
8 2 (11.11%) Maven

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) FTP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Hazelcast
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Development Manager
2 7 (38.89%) Software Development Manager
2 7 (38.89%) Software Manager
3 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) J2EE
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
3 4 (22.22%) XHTML
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) JSP
4 3 (16.67%) JSTL
4 3 (16.67%) Velocity
4 3 (16.67%) Dojo
4 3 (16.67%) Spring MVC
5 2 (11.11%) J2SE
5 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) XML
5 2 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) EJB
5 2 (11.11%) LESS
6 1 (5.56%) CSS3
6 1 (5.56%) Sass
6 1 (5.56%) Struts
6 1 (5.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Web 2.0
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
2 6 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) B2B
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) UML
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB
4 1 (5.56%) Groovy
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) hybris