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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 108 98 74
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -24
Permanent jobs citing Spring 25 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.10% 1.44% 2.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.64% 4.68% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 33
Average salary £33,750 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
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
686 662 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.09% 30.82% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 596 617 461
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
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 16 September 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (97.01%) Java
2 50 (74.63%) Hibernate
3 45 (67.16%) Tomcat
4 42 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (44.78%) Eclipse
5 30 (44.78%) J2EE
6 25 (37.31%) Multithreading
7 24 (35.82%) JavaScript
8 21 (31.34%) Games
9 20 (29.85%) JBoss
10 19 (28.36%) SOAP
11 18 (26.87%) Oracle
11 18 (26.87%) Maven
12 17 (25.37%) Software Engineering
12 17 (25.37%) Subversion
12 17 (25.37%) Scrum
12 17 (25.37%) Ajax
12 17 (25.37%) JMS
13 16 (23.88%) OO
13 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
13 16 (23.88%) Jenkins
14 15 (22.39%) Spring MVC
14 15 (22.39%) Unit Testing
14 15 (22.39%) MVC
14 15 (22.39%) TDD
15 14 (20.90%) Degree
15 14 (20.90%) JasperReports
15 14 (20.90%) SQL Server 2005
15 14 (20.90%) JMX
15 14 (20.90%) REST

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 45 (67.16%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.48%) Confluence
3 2 (2.99%) LiveCycle
3 2 (2.99%) FileNet
3 2 (2.99%) Apache
4 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) HTTP
1 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.90%) JasperReports
2 14 (20.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (19.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (19.40%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (17.91%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (44.78%) Eclipse
2 18 (26.87%) Maven
3 17 (25.37%) Subversion
4 16 (23.88%) Jenkins
5 13 (19.40%) Selenium
5 13 (19.40%) FitNesse
6 3 (4.48%) Ant
6 3 (4.48%) JIRA
6 3 (4.48%) Hudson
7 2 (2.99%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.49%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.49%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 21 (31.34%) Games
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (62.69%) Developer
2 39 (58.21%) Java Developer
3 18 (26.87%) Team Leader
3 18 (26.87%) Java Team Leader
4 10 (14.93%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Junior Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Junior Java Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Junior
6 7 (10.45%) Graduate
6 7 (10.45%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Graduate Java Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Java Programmer
8 2 (2.99%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) J2EE Team Leader
8 2 (2.99%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (74.63%) Hibernate
2 30 (44.78%) J2EE
3 19 (28.36%) SOAP
4 17 (25.37%) Ajax
4 17 (25.37%) JMS
5 15 (22.39%) Spring MVC
6 14 (20.90%) JMX
6 14 (20.90%) REST
7 13 (19.40%) ActiveMQ
8 12 (17.91%) Web Services
8 12 (17.91%) XML
9 10 (14.93%) Java EE
9 10 (14.93%) Spring Integration
10 6 (8.96%) XSLT
10 6 (8.96%) HTML
10 6 (8.96%) CSS
11 5 (7.46%) jQuery
12 4 (5.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (5.97%) EJB 3.0
12 4 (5.97%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Open Source
2 4 (5.97%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.49%) Physics
4 1 (1.49%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) UNIX
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.31%) Multithreading
3 17 (25.37%) Software Engineering
3 17 (25.37%) Scrum
4 16 (23.88%) OO
5 15 (22.39%) Unit Testing
5 15 (22.39%) MVC
5 15 (22.39%) TDD
6 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.97%) UML
7 4 (5.97%) SOA
8 3 (4.48%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (4.48%) Test Scripting
9 2 (2.99%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (2.99%) DevOps
9 2 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.99%) Pair Programming
9 2 (2.99%) Release Management
9 2 (2.99%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (97.01%) Java
2 24 (35.82%) JavaScript
3 13 (19.40%) SQL
4 4 (5.97%) XPath
5 2 (2.99%) Scala
5 2 (2.99%) Groovy
5 2 (2.99%) Clojure
6 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.49%) VBA
6 1 (1.49%) Perl
6 1 (1.49%) C
6 1 (1.49%) C#
6 1 (1.49%) C++
6 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 20 (29.85%) JBoss
2 18 (26.87%) Oracle
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.48%) Twitter
4 2 (2.99%) Adobe
4 2 (2.99%) IBM
5 1 (1.49%) Yahoo!
5 1 (1.49%) VMware
5 1 (1.49%) hybris
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bens, flexible hours, 25 days hol
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
etive
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum with Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 21 days ago