The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 99 98 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing Spring 17 17 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.92% 1.07% 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.11% 2.44% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 42
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -5.74%
Spring
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
806 698 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.78% 43.84% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 652 657 898
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Spring across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Spring
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spring across the Cambridge region.

Spring Salary Trend in Cambridge

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 44 (97.78%) Java
2 22 (48.89%) TDD
2 22 (48.89%) Degree
3 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 18 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
5 16 (35.56%) CSS
6 15 (33.33%) J2EE
7 13 (28.89%) Web Services
7 13 (28.89%) Linux
8 12 (26.67%) PHP
8 12 (26.67%) HTML
8 12 (26.67%) XML
8 12 (26.67%) Middleware
8 12 (26.67%) MVC
8 12 (26.67%) Hibernate
9 11 (24.44%) MySQL
9 11 (24.44%) SQL
9 11 (24.44%) Python
9 11 (24.44%) QA
9 11 (24.44%) Relational Database
10 10 (22.22%) Mobile App
10 10 (22.22%) Mathematics
10 10 (22.22%) Internet
10 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 10 (22.22%) Scrum
10 10 (22.22%) Workflow
11 9 (20.00%) Maven
12 8 (17.78%) Windows

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 18 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) SaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) MySQL
1 11 (24.44%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.67%) DB2
4 1 (2.22%) SimpleDB
4 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Maven
2 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.67%) Ant
4 2 (4.44%) JUnit
General
1 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Publishing
4 1 (2.22%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Developer
2 28 (62.22%) Java Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Java Programmer
4 4 (8.89%) Programmer
4 4 (8.89%) Ruby Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) CSS
2 15 (33.33%) J2EE
3 13 (28.89%) Web Services
4 12 (26.67%) HTML
4 12 (26.67%) XML
4 12 (26.67%) Middleware
4 12 (26.67%) Hibernate
5 8 (17.78%) Spring MVC
6 6 (13.33%) jQuery
6 6 (13.33%) RESTful
6 6 (13.33%) JAX-RS
7 4 (8.89%) Ajax
7 4 (8.89%) Django
7 4 (8.89%) Tapestry
7 4 (8.89%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (8.89%) JSON
7 4 (8.89%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (6.67%) JDBC
9 2 (4.44%) JSP
9 2 (4.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 10 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 5 (11.11%) Open Source
3 5 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 5 (11.11%) Grid Computing
4 4 (8.89%) Robotics
4 4 (8.89%) Biology
5 3 (6.67%) Informatics
5 3 (6.67%) LIMS
6 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Linux
2 8 (17.78%) Windows
3 2 (4.44%) UNIX
4 1 (2.22%) Debian
4 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) TDD
2 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
4 12 (26.67%) MVC
5 10 (22.22%) Scrum
5 10 (22.22%) Workflow
6 6 (13.33%) OO
7 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.89%) Pair Programming
8 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.89%) BDD
9 3 (6.67%) Web Development
10 2 (4.44%) OOD
10 2 (4.44%) Web Analytics
10 2 (4.44%) Content Management
10 2 (4.44%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (4.44%) Analytics
11 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Architecture
11 1 (2.22%) Multithreading
11 1 (2.22%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (97.78%) Java
2 12 (26.67%) PHP
3 11 (24.44%) SQL
3 11 (24.44%) Python
4 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.11%) Ruby
5 5 (11.11%) Perl
6 2 (4.44%) C#
7 1 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (24.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) JBoss
2 4 (8.89%) VMware
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