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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 98 84 92
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Spring 32 38 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.55% 2.02% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.57% 6.59% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 15
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
574 577 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.80% 30.69% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 542 519 518
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 19 December 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 55 (96.49%) Java
2 34 (59.65%) Hibernate
3 31 (54.39%) J2EE
4 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (47.37%) Tomcat
6 25 (43.86%) Oracle
7 23 (40.35%) SQL
8 19 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 18 (31.58%) Eclipse
10 17 (29.82%) Web Services
10 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
11 16 (28.07%) MVC
11 16 (28.07%) JMS
12 15 (26.32%) UML
13 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
14 13 (22.81%) OO
14 13 (22.81%) Degree
14 13 (22.81%) JBoss
15 12 (21.05%) XML
16 11 (19.30%) HTML
16 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
17 10 (17.54%) Multithreading
17 10 (17.54%) CSS
17 10 (17.54%) Struts
17 10 (17.54%) Spring MVC
17 10 (17.54%) Subversion
18 9 (15.79%) Client/Server
19 8 (14.04%) Maven
19 8 (14.04%) REST
19 8 (14.04%) JPA

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 27 (47.37%) Tomcat
2 13 (22.81%) JBoss
3 7 (12.28%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.26%) Apache
5 2 (3.51%) Confluence
6 1 (1.75%) FileNet
6 1 (1.75%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.28%) RDBMS
4 5 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (8.77%) DB2
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.02%) JasperReports
6 3 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.75%) Big Data
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (31.58%) Eclipse
2 10 (17.54%) Subversion
3 8 (14.04%) Maven
4 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.02%) JIRA
5 4 (7.02%) Selenium
5 4 (7.02%) FitNesse
6 3 (5.26%) Ant
6 3 (5.26%) Eclipse RCP
7 2 (3.51%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.75%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (1.75%) Hudson
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
1 4 (7.02%) Retail
2 2 (3.51%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (82.46%) Developer
2 45 (78.95%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Junior Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Junior Java Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Senior Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Junior
5 7 (12.28%) Graduate
5 7 (12.28%) Architect
5 7 (12.28%) Graduate Java Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Java Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (59.65%) Hibernate
2 31 (54.39%) J2EE
3 17 (29.82%) Web Services
4 16 (28.07%) JMS
5 12 (21.05%) XML
6 11 (19.30%) HTML
7 10 (17.54%) CSS
7 10 (17.54%) Struts
7 10 (17.54%) Spring MVC
8 8 (14.04%) JPA
8 8 (14.04%) REST
8 8 (14.04%) JSP
9 7 (12.28%) SOAP
9 7 (12.28%) Java EE
9 7 (12.28%) Ajax
10 6 (10.53%) Servlets
10 6 (10.53%) JMX
11 5 (8.77%) Middleware
11 5 (8.77%) EJB
11 5 (8.77%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Client/Server
2 7 (12.28%) Open Source
3 5 (8.77%) N-Tier
4 3 (5.26%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
3 16 (28.07%) MVC
4 15 (26.32%) UML
5 13 (22.81%) OO
6 10 (17.54%) Multithreading
7 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
8 5 (8.77%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (8.77%) Workflow
8 5 (8.77%) Scrum
9 4 (7.02%) Web Development
9 4 (7.02%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (7.02%) TDD
10 3 (5.26%) SOA
10 3 (5.26%) Project Planning
10 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.51%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 55 (96.49%) Java
2 23 (40.35%) SQL
3 19 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.51%) Perl
4 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.51%) XPath
5 1 (1.75%) Groovy
5 1 (1.75%) Scala
5 1 (1.75%) Clojure
5 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Oracle
2 7 (12.28%) Sybase
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.53%) IBM
4 5 (8.77%) BEA
4 5 (8.77%) Vitria
4 5 (8.77%) Pega
5 1 (1.75%) hybris
5 1 (1.75%) Twitter
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £750000 per annum + corporate benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: Dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago