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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 80 94 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -28
Permanent jobs citing Spring 35 30 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.83% 1.54% 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.36% 4.41% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 40
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £32,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £48,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
550 680 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.72% 34.87% 33.94%
Number of salaries quoted 485 617 527
Average salary £36,240 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.40% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £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 11 July 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 68 (98.55%) Java
2 47 (68.12%) Tomcat
3 46 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 34 (49.28%) JavaScript
5 33 (47.83%) J2EE
6 31 (44.93%) Eclipse
7 26 (37.68%) JBoss
7 26 (37.68%) Multithreading
8 25 (36.23%) Oracle
8 25 (36.23%) Games
9 22 (31.88%) Maven
9 22 (31.88%) SOAP
10 21 (30.43%) Scrum
11 20 (28.99%) TDD
11 20 (28.99%) Ajax
11 20 (28.99%) Jenkins
12 19 (27.54%) OO
13 18 (26.09%) JMS
13 18 (26.09%) JasperReports
13 18 (26.09%) Subversion
13 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (26.09%) Unit Testing
14 17 (24.64%) MVC
14 17 (24.64%) Spring MVC
14 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
15 16 (23.19%) JMX
16 15 (21.74%) Oracle Reports
16 15 (21.74%) XML
16 15 (21.74%) Selenium

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 47 (68.12%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.80%) Apache
3 2 (2.90%) FileNet
3 2 (2.90%) LiveCycle
3 2 (2.90%) Confluence
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.45%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
1 18 (26.09%) JasperReports
2 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
3 15 (21.74%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (44.93%) Eclipse
2 22 (31.88%) Maven
3 20 (28.99%) Jenkins
4 18 (26.09%) Subversion
5 15 (21.74%) Selenium
5 15 (21.74%) FitNesse
6 5 (7.25%) Ant
7 3 (4.35%) Hudson
7 3 (4.35%) Eclipse RCP
8 2 (2.90%) JIRA
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.45%) NetBeans
General
1 25 (36.23%) Games
2 9 (13.04%) Finance
3 4 (5.80%) Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (53.62%) Developer
2 33 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 22 (31.88%) Java Team Leader
3 22 (31.88%) Team Leader
4 9 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Architect
8 4 (5.80%) Graduate
8 4 (5.80%) Software Architect
8 4 (5.80%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Graduate Java Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Java Software Architect
8 4 (5.80%) Java Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Systems Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Systems Support
10 2 (2.90%) Junior
10 2 (2.90%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 33 (47.83%) J2EE
3 22 (31.88%) SOAP
4 20 (28.99%) Ajax
5 18 (26.09%) JMS
6 17 (24.64%) Spring MVC
7 16 (23.19%) JMX
8 15 (21.74%) ActiveMQ
8 15 (21.74%) Java EE
8 15 (21.74%) XML
9 13 (18.84%) REST
10 12 (17.39%) HTML
10 12 (17.39%) CSS
11 11 (15.94%) Web Services
12 10 (14.49%) Spring Integration
13 9 (13.04%) jQuery
14 6 (8.70%) XSLT
14 6 (8.70%) JSP
15 5 (7.25%) Struts
16 4 (5.80%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Client/Server
1 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.35%) Open Source
3 2 (2.90%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.45%) Physics
4 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) UNIX
3 1 (1.45%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) Multithreading
2 21 (30.43%) Scrum
3 20 (28.99%) TDD
4 19 (27.54%) OO
5 18 (26.09%) Unit Testing
5 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (24.64%) MVC
7 15 (21.74%) Software Engineering
8 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.80%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.80%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (5.80%) Process Management
9 4 (5.80%) SOA
10 2 (2.90%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.90%) UML
10 2 (2.90%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (2.90%) RUP
10 2 (2.90%) DSDM
10 2 (2.90%) Pair Programming
10 2 (2.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 68 (98.55%) Java
2 34 (49.28%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.84%) SQL
4 4 (5.80%) XPath
5 3 (4.35%) Scala
6 2 (2.90%) Clojure
6 2 (2.90%) C++
6 2 (2.90%) Groovy
6 2 (2.90%) C
7 1 (1.45%) C#
7 1 (1.45%) VBA
7 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.45%) Ruby
7 1 (1.45%) Perl
7 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 26 (37.68%) JBoss
2 25 (36.23%) 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!
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