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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 114 86 80
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -6
Permanent jobs citing Spring 26 42 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.09% 2.03% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.86% 6.47% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 26
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Spring
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
673 649 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.18% 31.29% 29.07%
Number of salaries quoted 605 605 429
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 20 October 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 56 (96.55%) Java
2 40 (68.97%) Hibernate
3 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (55.17%) J2EE
5 31 (53.45%) Tomcat
6 21 (36.21%) Eclipse
7 20 (34.48%) Oracle
8 19 (32.76%) Multithreading
9 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
9 17 (29.31%) JMS
10 16 (27.59%) SQL
11 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
11 15 (25.86%) SOAP
11 15 (25.86%) OO
11 15 (25.86%) JBoss
11 15 (25.86%) MVC
11 15 (25.86%) Degree
12 14 (24.14%) Spring MVC
12 14 (24.14%) Subversion
12 14 (24.14%) Maven
13 13 (22.41%) Software Engineering
13 13 (22.41%) Jenkins
14 12 (20.69%) Unit Testing
14 12 (20.69%) TDD
14 12 (20.69%) Games
15 11 (18.97%) JasperReports
15 11 (18.97%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (18.97%) Ajax
15 11 (18.97%) JMX
16 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 31 (53.45%) Tomcat
2 15 (25.86%) JBoss
3 3 (5.17%) Confluence
4 2 (3.45%) LiveCycle
4 2 (3.45%) FileNet
4 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.72%) Apache
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.97%) JasperReports
2 11 (18.97%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (15.52%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.72%) DB2
7 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (36.21%) Eclipse
2 14 (24.14%) Subversion
2 14 (24.14%) Maven
3 13 (22.41%) Jenkins
4 10 (17.24%) Selenium
4 10 (17.24%) FitNesse
5 3 (5.17%) Hudson
5 3 (5.17%) JIRA
6 2 (3.45%) Ant
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.72%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.72%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 12 (20.69%) Games
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (75.86%) Developer
2 41 (70.69%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (15.52%) Java Team Leader
4 9 (15.52%) Team Leader
4 9 (15.52%) Senior Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Junior
5 8 (13.79%) Junior Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Junior Java Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Graduate Java Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Graduate
7 3 (5.17%) Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.45%) J2EE Team Leader
9 1 (1.72%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.72%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.72%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (68.97%) Hibernate
2 32 (55.17%) J2EE
3 17 (29.31%) JMS
4 15 (25.86%) SOAP
5 14 (24.14%) Spring MVC
6 11 (18.97%) Ajax
6 11 (18.97%) JMX
7 10 (17.24%) ActiveMQ
7 10 (17.24%) Web Services
7 10 (17.24%) XML
8 8 (13.79%) REST
9 6 (10.34%) XSLT
10 5 (8.62%) HTML
10 5 (8.62%) CSS
10 5 (8.62%) Java EE
11 4 (6.90%) JAXB
11 4 (6.90%) DOM
11 4 (6.90%) Struts
11 4 (6.90%) Spring Integration
12 3 (5.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Open Source
2 4 (6.90%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) Multithreading
3 15 (25.86%) OO
3 15 (25.86%) MVC
4 13 (22.41%) Software Engineering
5 12 (20.69%) TDD
5 12 (20.69%) Unit Testing
6 8 (13.79%) UML
7 7 (12.07%) Scrum
8 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.62%) Web Development
10 4 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (5.17%) SOA
11 3 (5.17%) Test Scripting
11 3 (5.17%) Project Planning
12 2 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
12 2 (3.45%) Pair Programming
12 2 (3.45%) Release Management
12 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (96.55%) Java
2 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
3 16 (27.59%) SQL
4 4 (6.90%) XPath
5 2 (3.45%) Groovy
5 2 (3.45%) Scala
5 2 (3.45%) Clojure
6 1 (1.72%) VBA
6 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.72%) Ruby
6 1 (1.72%) Perl
6 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) Oracle
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) IBM
4 2 (3.45%) Twitter
4 2 (3.45%) Adobe
5 1 (1.72%) BEA
5 1 (1.72%) Vitria
5 1 (1.72%) Pega
5 1 (1.72%) hybris
5 1 (1.72%) Sybase
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