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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 90 86 92
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Spring 34 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.69% 1.94% 1.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.14% 6.93% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20 35 30
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £59,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,861
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.72%
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
662 534 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.98% 27.99% 34.99%
Number of salaries quoted 574 470 600
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 6 July 2015.

Spring Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 50 (98.04%) Java
2 34 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (50.98%) HTML
4 26 (50.98%) Oracle
5 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
5 25 (49.02%) jQuery
6 23 (45.10%) SQL Server
7 20 (39.22%) CSS
8 19 (37.25%) TDD
9 18 (35.29%) Maven
9 18 (35.29%) Subversion
9 18 (35.29%) Java EE
9 18 (35.29%) Ant
9 18 (35.29%) MVC
10 16 (31.37%) J2EE
10 16 (31.37%) JPA
10 16 (31.37%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (31.37%) Build Automation
11 14 (27.45%) Gradle
12 13 (25.49%) HTML5
12 13 (25.49%) Web Services
12 13 (25.49%) Tomcat
12 13 (25.49%) SOA
13 12 (23.53%) SQL
13 12 (23.53%) SDLC
13 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
13 12 (23.53%) Degree
14 10 (19.61%) Apache
15 9 (17.65%) Scrum

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 13 (25.49%) Tomcat
2 10 (19.61%) Apache
3 7 (13.73%) CMS
4 4 (7.84%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.84%) JBoss
5 1 (1.96%) Mule
5 1 (1.96%) Mule ESB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (45.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.92%) Informix
4 2 (3.92%) MySQL
5 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (35.29%) Ant
1 18 (35.29%) Subversion
1 18 (35.29%) Maven
2 14 (27.45%) Gradle
3 6 (11.76%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.84%) NetBeans
5 2 (3.92%) JUnit
6 1 (1.96%) JIRA
6 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.96%) Hudson
General
1 7 (13.73%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (86.27%) Developer
2 39 (76.47%) Java Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Senior Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Java Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Lead Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Programmer
6 2 (3.92%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (3.92%) Junior
6 2 (3.92%) Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Junior Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Java Programmer
7 1 (1.96%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.96%) MI Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Leader
7 1 (1.96%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 26 (50.98%) HTML
3 25 (49.02%) jQuery
4 20 (39.22%) CSS
5 18 (35.29%) Java EE
6 16 (31.37%) JPA
6 16 (31.37%) KnockoutJS
6 16 (31.37%) J2EE
7 13 (25.49%) Web Services
7 13 (25.49%) HTML5
8 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
9 8 (15.69%) XML
9 8 (15.69%) Apache Camel
9 8 (15.69%) Spring Boot
10 7 (13.73%) JSP
10 7 (13.73%) Ajax
11 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
11 6 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (11.76%) .NET
11 6 (11.76%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Client/Server
1 4 (7.84%) GIS
2 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.96%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) UNIX
1 2 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (37.25%) TDD
3 18 (35.29%) MVC
4 16 (31.37%) Build Automation
5 13 (25.49%) SOA
6 12 (23.53%) SDLC
7 9 (17.65%) Scrum
8 8 (15.69%) Refactoring
8 8 (15.69%) Release Management
8 8 (15.69%) API Design
8 8 (15.69%) Waterfall
9 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (11.76%) Multithreading
11 4 (7.84%) Open Source
11 4 (7.84%) Logistics
11 4 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (7.84%) Web Design
11 4 (7.84%) UML
11 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (98.04%) Java
2 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.84%) XPath
4 4 (7.84%) Perl
5 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.92%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) Sun
3 1 (1.96%) Sybase
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft