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

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 113 91 79
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -12
Permanent jobs citing Spring 26 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.11% 1.65% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.74% 5.42% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 28
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £31,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £53,250
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
695 646 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.60% 30.40% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 612 601 431
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 £60,000 £57,500
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 29 September 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 64 (96.97%) Java
2 50 (75.76%) Hibernate
3 41 (62.12%) Tomcat
4 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (48.48%) J2EE
6 27 (40.91%) Eclipse
6 27 (40.91%) Multithreading
7 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 20 (30.30%) Games
9 19 (28.79%) Oracle
10 18 (27.27%) SOAP
10 18 (27.27%) JBoss
10 18 (27.27%) JMS
11 17 (25.76%) MVC
11 17 (25.76%) Subversion
11 17 (25.76%) Maven
11 17 (25.76%) Spring MVC
12 16 (24.24%) OO
12 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
12 16 (24.24%) Jenkins
13 15 (22.73%) Unit Testing
13 15 (22.73%) Ajax
13 15 (22.73%) TDD
14 14 (21.21%) JasperReports
14 14 (21.21%) Scrum
14 14 (21.21%) SQL Server 2005
14 14 (21.21%) Degree
14 14 (21.21%) JMX
15 13 (19.70%) SQL
15 13 (19.70%) Selenium

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 41 (62.12%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.55%) Confluence
3 2 (3.03%) LiveCycle
3 2 (3.03%) FileNet
4 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.21%) JasperReports
2 14 (21.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (19.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (19.70%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (40.91%) Eclipse
2 17 (25.76%) Subversion
2 17 (25.76%) Maven
3 16 (24.24%) Jenkins
4 13 (19.70%) Selenium
4 13 (19.70%) FitNesse
5 3 (4.55%) JIRA
5 3 (4.55%) Hudson
6 2 (3.03%) Ant
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.52%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.52%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.52%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 20 (30.30%) Games
2 5 (7.58%) Finance
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (65.15%) Developer
2 40 (60.61%) Java Developer
3 17 (25.76%) Team Leader
3 17 (25.76%) Java Team Leader
4 9 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Junior
5 8 (12.12%) Junior Java Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Junior Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Graduate
6 7 (10.61%) Graduate Java Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.03%) J2EE Team Leader
7 2 (3.03%) Architect
7 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.52%) Systems Support
8 1 (1.52%) Programmer
8 1 (1.52%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (75.76%) Hibernate
2 32 (48.48%) J2EE
3 18 (27.27%) SOAP
3 18 (27.27%) JMS
4 17 (25.76%) Spring MVC
5 15 (22.73%) Ajax
6 14 (21.21%) JMX
7 13 (19.70%) ActiveMQ
7 13 (19.70%) REST
8 12 (18.18%) Web Services
9 10 (15.15%) XML
10 9 (13.64%) Spring Integration
11 8 (12.12%) Java EE
12 6 (9.09%) XSLT
13 4 (6.06%) DOM
13 4 (6.06%) HTML
13 4 (6.06%) CSS
13 4 (6.06%) JAXB
13 4 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Open Source
2 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.52%) Physics
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.52%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.52%) Windows
1 1 (1.52%) Linux
1 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.91%) Multithreading
3 17 (25.76%) MVC
4 16 (24.24%) OO
5 15 (22.73%) TDD
5 15 (22.73%) Unit Testing
6 14 (21.21%) Scrum
7 13 (19.70%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.09%) UML
9 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (4.55%) SOA
10 3 (4.55%) Project Planning
10 3 (4.55%) Test Scripting
11 2 (3.03%) Web Development
11 2 (3.03%) Release Management
11 2 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.03%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (3.03%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (96.97%) Java
2 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (19.70%) SQL
4 4 (6.06%) XPath
5 2 (3.03%) Groovy
5 2 (3.03%) Scala
5 2 (3.03%) Clojure
6 1 (1.52%) VBA
6 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.52%) Ruby
6 1 (1.52%) Perl
6 1 (1.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) Oracle
2 18 (27.27%) JBoss
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.03%) Adobe
4 2 (3.03%) IBM
4 2 (3.03%) Twitter
5 1 (1.52%) hybris
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