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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 105 103 67
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -36
Permanent jobs citing Spring 22 26 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.03% 1.22% 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.43% 3.98% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 38
Average salary £28,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £105,000
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
641 653 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.05% 30.64% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 550 605 484
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 £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
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 28 August 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 67 (97.10%) Java
2 50 (72.46%) Hibernate
3 48 (69.57%) Tomcat
4 33 (47.83%) Eclipse
5 31 (44.93%) J2EE
6 26 (37.68%) JavaScript
7 24 (34.78%) Multithreading
8 22 (31.88%) JBoss
9 21 (30.43%) Games
10 20 (28.99%) Maven
10 20 (28.99%) SOAP
11 19 (27.54%) Oracle
11 19 (27.54%) Scrum
12 18 (26.09%) Software Engineering
13 17 (24.64%) Subversion
13 17 (24.64%) Ajax
13 17 (24.64%) TDD
14 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
14 16 (23.19%) JMS
14 16 (23.19%) OO
14 16 (23.19%) Jenkins
15 15 (21.74%) Unit Testing
15 15 (21.74%) MVC
15 15 (21.74%) Spring MVC
16 14 (20.29%) JasperReports
16 14 (20.29%) SQL Server 2005
16 14 (20.29%) JMX
17 13 (18.84%) XML
17 13 (18.84%) ActiveMQ

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 48 (69.57%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.80%) Apache
3 3 (4.35%) Confluence
4 2 (2.90%) LiveCycle
4 2 (2.90%) FileNet
5 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.45%) CMS
5 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) HTTP
1 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.29%) JasperReports
2 14 (20.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (18.84%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.45%) MySQL
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (47.83%) Eclipse
2 20 (28.99%) Maven
3 17 (24.64%) Subversion
4 16 (23.19%) Jenkins
5 13 (18.84%) Selenium
5 13 (18.84%) FitNesse
6 5 (7.25%) Ant
7 3 (4.35%) JIRA
7 3 (4.35%) Hudson
8 2 (2.90%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (1.45%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.45%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 21 (30.43%) Games
2 8 (11.59%) Finance
3 4 (5.80%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (63.77%) Developer
2 41 (59.42%) Java Developer
3 18 (26.09%) Team Leader
3 18 (26.09%) Java Team Leader
4 11 (15.94%) Senior Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Junior Java Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Junior Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Junior
7 7 (10.14%) Graduate
7 7 (10.14%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Graduate Java Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Architect
9 2 (2.90%) Programmer
9 2 (2.90%) Java Programmer
9 2 (2.90%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) J2EE Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (72.46%) Hibernate
2 31 (44.93%) J2EE
3 20 (28.99%) SOAP
4 17 (24.64%) Ajax
5 16 (23.19%) JMS
6 15 (21.74%) Spring MVC
7 14 (20.29%) JMX
8 13 (18.84%) XML
8 13 (18.84%) ActiveMQ
8 13 (18.84%) REST
9 11 (15.94%) Web Services
10 10 (14.49%) Java EE
10 10 (14.49%) Spring Integration
11 8 (11.59%) HTML
11 8 (11.59%) CSS
12 7 (10.14%) jQuery
13 6 (8.70%) XSLT
13 6 (8.70%) JSP
14 5 (7.25%) Struts
15 4 (5.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.80%) Open Source
3 1 (1.45%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.45%) Physics
3 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) UNIX
3 1 (1.45%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) Multithreading
2 19 (27.54%) Scrum
3 18 (26.09%) Software Engineering
4 17 (24.64%) TDD
5 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (23.19%) OO
6 15 (21.74%) Unit Testing
6 15 (21.74%) MVC
7 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.80%) SOA
9 3 (4.35%) UML
9 3 (4.35%) Test Scripting
10 2 (2.90%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.90%) DevOps
10 2 (2.90%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (2.90%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.90%) RUP
10 2 (2.90%) DSDM
10 2 (2.90%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 67 (97.10%) Java
2 26 (37.68%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.94%) SQL
4 4 (5.80%) XPath
5 3 (4.35%) Scala
6 2 (2.90%) Groovy
6 2 (2.90%) Clojure
7 1 (1.45%) Ruby
7 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.45%) VBA
7 1 (1.45%) C
7 1 (1.45%) C#
7 1 (1.45%) C++
7 1 (1.45%) Perl
7 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (31.88%) JBoss
2 19 (27.54%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) Twitter
4 2 (2.90%) IBM
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.90%) Adobe
4 2 (2.90%) VMware
5 1 (1.45%) Yahoo!
5 1 (1.45%) hybris
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