The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 75 70 66
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Spring 41 41 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.24% 2.35% 2.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.12% 6.78% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 33
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £21,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £45,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- -0.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
505 605 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.61% 34.67% 32.78%
Number of salaries quoted 440 544 447
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Spring
West Midlands

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Spring
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Spring Salary Trend in Birmingham

Spring
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 65 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (61.54%) Tomcat
2 40 (61.54%) Hibernate
3 33 (50.77%) J2EE
4 31 (47.69%) Eclipse
5 30 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 29 (44.62%) Oracle
6 29 (44.62%) JBoss
7 27 (41.54%) Multithreading
8 25 (38.46%) Maven
8 25 (38.46%) Games
9 24 (36.92%) TDD
10 23 (35.38%) Ajax
10 23 (35.38%) JMS
11 22 (33.85%) SOAP
12 21 (32.31%) SQL Server
12 21 (32.31%) JasperReports
12 21 (32.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 21 (32.31%) ActiveMQ
12 21 (32.31%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (30.77%) Spring MVC
13 20 (30.77%) MVC
14 19 (29.23%) OO
14 19 (29.23%) JMX
14 19 (29.23%) Subversion
14 19 (29.23%) Selenium
14 19 (29.23%) FitNesse
14 19 (29.23%) Unit Testing
15 18 (27.69%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (27.69%) Jenkins

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 40 (61.54%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.15%) Apache
3 1 (1.54%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.31%) SQL Server
1 21 (32.31%) JasperReports
1 21 (32.31%) SQL Server 2005
1 21 (32.31%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (27.69%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (24.62%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database
5 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 31 (47.69%) Eclipse
2 25 (38.46%) Maven
3 19 (29.23%) Selenium
3 19 (29.23%) FitNesse
3 19 (29.23%) Subversion
4 18 (27.69%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.15%) Ant
6 3 (4.62%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.62%) Apache Continuum
6 3 (4.62%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 25 (38.46%) Games
2 8 (12.31%) Finance
3 5 (7.69%) Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (61.54%) Developer
2 35 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 21 (32.31%) Team Leader
4 20 (30.77%) Java Team Leader
5 11 (16.92%) Senior Developer
6 10 (15.38%) Lead Developer
6 10 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (13.85%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Technical Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Java Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Java Software Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Software Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Technical Team Leader
9 3 (4.62%) Architect
10 2 (3.08%) Graduate
10 2 (3.08%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Systems Support
10 2 (3.08%) Lead Software Architect
10 2 (3.08%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (61.54%) Hibernate
2 33 (50.77%) J2EE
3 23 (35.38%) Ajax
3 23 (35.38%) JMS
4 22 (33.85%) SOAP
5 21 (32.31%) ActiveMQ
6 20 (30.77%) Spring MVC
7 19 (29.23%) JMX
8 14 (21.54%) Java EE
9 10 (15.38%) HTML
9 10 (15.38%) CSS
10 9 (13.85%) REST
11 8 (12.31%) jQuery
11 8 (12.31%) XML
12 7 (10.77%) Web Services
12 7 (10.77%) JSP
13 6 (9.23%) Spring Integration
14 4 (6.15%) JSTL
14 4 (6.15%) EJB
14 4 (6.15%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.62%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.08%) Web 2.0
3 2 (3.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.54%) Open Source
4 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.54%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) UNIX
3 1 (1.54%) Windows
3 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (41.54%) Multithreading
2 24 (36.92%) TDD
3 20 (30.77%) MVC
4 19 (29.23%) OO
4 19 (29.23%) Unit Testing
5 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (23.08%) Scrum
7 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.69%) User Stories
9 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.62%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (4.62%) Automated Testing
9 3 (4.62%) Process Management
10 2 (3.08%) OOD
10 2 (3.08%) Web Development
10 2 (3.08%) Test Scripting
10 2 (3.08%) Time Management
10 2 (3.08%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (3.08%) Data Visualisation
11 1 (1.54%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (18.46%) SQL
4 4 (6.15%) C
4 4 (6.15%) C#
4 4 (6.15%) C++
5 3 (4.62%) Ruby
6 1 (1.54%) XPath
6 1 (1.54%) Scala
6 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 29 (44.62%) JBoss
1 29 (44.62%) Oracle
2 2 (3.08%) VMware
3 1 (1.54%) Yahoo!
3 1 (1.54%) Twitter
3 1 (1.54%) Sybase
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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