The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 29 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 Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 36 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs citing Spring 2 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.32% 7.55% 4.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.99% 17.14% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 9
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
67 70 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 44.37% 44.03% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30 53 33
Average salary £34,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Spring
County Antrim

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Spring
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Spring Salary Trend in Belfast

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) Swing
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) JSF
4 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Sybase
5 1 (16.67%) JUnit
5 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) EJB
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) J2SE
5 1 (16.67%) JMS
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) JDeveloper

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) JDeveloper
1 1 (16.67%) Mockito
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Scala Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) Swing
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) JSF
4 1 (16.67%) Java SE
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Grails
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Wicket
4 1 (16.67%) JPA
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) EJB
4 1 (16.67%) J2SE
4 1 (16.67%) JMS
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Groovy
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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