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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 106 85 87
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Spring 15 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.83% 1.44% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.48% 5.12% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 22
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
604 410 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.50% 28.06% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 562 368 485
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015.

Spring Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 42 (97.67%) Java
2 24 (55.81%) J2EE
3 23 (53.49%) SQL
4 22 (51.16%) Oracle
4 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (46.51%) Hibernate
6 17 (39.53%) Web Services
7 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
8 15 (34.88%) Tomcat
9 14 (32.56%) UML
10 12 (27.91%) JMS
10 12 (27.91%) MVC
11 11 (25.58%) JBoss
11 11 (25.58%) CSS
11 11 (25.58%) Relational Database
12 10 (23.26%) HTML
12 10 (23.26%) Struts
12 10 (23.26%) XML
13 9 (20.93%) OO
13 9 (20.93%) JSP
13 9 (20.93%) Client/Server
13 9 (20.93%) Degree
14 8 (18.60%) JPA
14 8 (18.60%) Open Source
14 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
15 7 (16.28%) Sybase
15 7 (16.28%) WebLogic
15 7 (16.28%) Eclipse
15 7 (16.28%) RDBMS
15 7 (16.28%) REST

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 15 (34.88%) Tomcat
2 11 (25.58%) JBoss
3 7 (16.28%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) Relational Database
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
3 7 (16.28%) RDBMS
4 5 (11.63%) DB2
5 2 (4.65%) Informix
5 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.33%) Big Data
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Eclipse
2 4 (9.30%) Subversion
3 3 (6.98%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (4.65%) Maven
4 2 (4.65%) JIRA
4 2 (4.65%) NetBeans
4 2 (4.65%) Ant
4 2 (4.65%) JUnit
General
1 4 (9.30%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (74.42%) Developer
2 31 (72.09%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Architect
4 6 (13.95%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (4.65%) Programmer
6 2 (4.65%) Java Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Java Web Developer
7 1 (2.33%) MI Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) J2EE
2 20 (46.51%) Hibernate
3 17 (39.53%) Web Services
4 12 (27.91%) JMS
5 11 (25.58%) CSS
6 10 (23.26%) HTML
6 10 (23.26%) Struts
6 10 (23.26%) XML
7 9 (20.93%) JSP
8 8 (18.60%) JPA
9 7 (16.28%) REST
9 7 (16.28%) Java EE
10 6 (13.95%) Spring MVC
11 5 (11.63%) Middleware
11 5 (11.63%) Servlets
11 5 (11.63%) EJB
12 4 (9.30%) EJB 3.0
12 4 (9.30%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (6.98%) JSON
13 3 (6.98%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Client/Server
2 8 (18.60%) Open Source
3 5 (11.63%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.98%) Web 2.0
5 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) UML
3 12 (27.91%) MVC
4 9 (20.93%) OO
5 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.95%) Multithreading
7 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (11.63%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (11.63%) Workflow
8 4 (9.30%) Scrum
8 4 (9.30%) Web Development
8 4 (9.30%) Project Planning
9 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.98%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (4.65%) SOA
10 2 (4.65%) Web Design
10 2 (4.65%) TDD
10 2 (4.65%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (4.65%) Build Automation
10 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 42 (97.67%) Java
2 23 (53.49%) SQL
3 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) Perl
4 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.65%) XPath
5 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) VCP4
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) Sybase
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.63%) BEA
4 5 (11.63%) Vitria
4 5 (11.63%) Pega
4 5 (11.63%) IBM
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