The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 90 97 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -33
Permanent jobs citing Spring 26 31 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.29% 1.52% 2.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.34% 4.58% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 38
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £31,000 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £47,500 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,861 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.52% -1.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
599 677 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.76% 33.25% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 532 616 493
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 £24,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £77,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Spring
West Midlands

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 1 August 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 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 70 (97.22%) Java
2 49 (68.06%) Tomcat
3 47 (65.28%) Hibernate
4 33 (45.83%) Eclipse
4 33 (45.83%) J2EE
5 31 (43.06%) JavaScript
6 24 (33.33%) JBoss
6 24 (33.33%) Multithreading
7 23 (31.94%) Games
8 21 (29.17%) Scrum
8 21 (29.17%) Maven
8 21 (29.17%) Oracle
9 20 (27.78%) SOAP
10 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (25.00%) TDD
11 18 (25.00%) Ajax
12 17 (23.61%) Software Engineering
12 17 (23.61%) Subversion
12 17 (23.61%) OO
12 17 (23.61%) Jenkins
13 16 (22.22%) Unit Testing
13 16 (22.22%) JMS
13 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
14 15 (20.83%) XML
14 15 (20.83%) JasperReports
14 15 (20.83%) Java EE
14 15 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
14 15 (20.83%) MVC
14 15 (20.83%) Spring MVC
15 14 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 49 (68.06%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.94%) Apache
3 3 (4.17%) Confluence
4 2 (2.78%) LiveCycle
4 2 (2.78%) FileNet
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.39%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Internet
1 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.83%) JasperReports
2 15 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (18.06%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (45.83%) Eclipse
2 21 (29.17%) Maven
3 17 (23.61%) Subversion
3 17 (23.61%) Jenkins
4 13 (18.06%) Selenium
4 13 (18.06%) FitNesse
5 6 (8.33%) Ant
6 3 (4.17%) JIRA
6 3 (4.17%) Eclipse RCP
6 3 (4.17%) Hudson
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.39%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.39%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 23 (31.94%) Games
2 9 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (5.56%) Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.78%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (59.72%) Developer
2 39 (54.17%) Java Developer
3 19 (26.39%) Java Team Leader
3 19 (26.39%) Team Leader
4 12 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 10 (13.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Graduate
7 5 (6.94%) Architect
7 5 (6.94%) Junior
7 5 (6.94%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Junior Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Junior Java Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Graduate Java Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Java Software Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Software Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Java Architect
9 3 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Lead Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (65.28%) Hibernate
2 33 (45.83%) J2EE
3 20 (27.78%) SOAP
4 18 (25.00%) Ajax
5 16 (22.22%) JMS
6 15 (20.83%) XML
6 15 (20.83%) Java EE
6 15 (20.83%) Spring MVC
7 14 (19.44%) JMX
8 13 (18.06%) ActiveMQ
8 13 (18.06%) REST
9 11 (15.28%) HTML
9 11 (15.28%) Web Services
9 11 (15.28%) CSS
10 10 (13.89%) Spring Integration
11 9 (12.50%) jQuery
12 7 (9.72%) JSP
13 6 (8.33%) XSLT
14 5 (6.94%) Struts
15 4 (5.56%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Client/Server
1 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.17%) Open Source
3 2 (2.78%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.39%) Physics
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.39%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) UNIX
3 1 (1.39%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 21 (29.17%) Scrum
3 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (25.00%) TDD
5 17 (23.61%) Software Engineering
5 17 (23.61%) OO
6 16 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 15 (20.83%) MVC
8 7 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.56%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.56%) Process Management
9 4 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (5.56%) SOA
10 2 (2.78%) Release Management
10 2 (2.78%) Time Management
10 2 (2.78%) Waterfall
10 2 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.78%) DevOps
10 2 (2.78%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 70 (97.22%) Java
2 31 (43.06%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.67%) SQL
4 4 (5.56%) XPath
5 3 (4.17%) Scala
6 2 (2.78%) Groovy
6 2 (2.78%) Clojure
6 2 (2.78%) C++
6 2 (2.78%) C
7 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.39%) C#
7 1 (1.39%) Perl
7 1 (1.39%) PHP
7 1 (1.39%) VBA
7 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 24 (33.33%) JBoss
2 21 (29.17%) Oracle
3 3 (4.17%) Twitter
4 2 (2.78%) VMware
4 2 (2.78%) IBM
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.78%) Adobe
5 1 (1.39%) Yahoo!
5 1 (1.39%) hybris
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