The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 35 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Spring 36 50 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.15% 8.45% 5.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.73% 18.18% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 50 20
Average salary £40,783 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.52% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,783 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
203 275 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 34.70% 46.45% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 175 256 154
Average salary £35,783 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.23% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,614 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Spring
South Wales

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Spring
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Spring Salary Trend in Cardiff

Spring
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 74 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (81.08%) Hibernate
3 44 (59.46%) Web Services
4 43 (58.11%) SQL
5 39 (52.70%) J2EE
5 39 (52.70%) SOAP
6 34 (45.95%) Scrum
7 24 (32.43%) MVC
7 24 (32.43%) Finance
7 24 (32.43%) UML
8 22 (29.73%) Maven
8 22 (29.73%) Unit Testing
9 20 (27.03%) Eclipse
9 20 (27.03%) JSP
9 20 (27.03%) JUnit
9 20 (27.03%) HTML
10 19 (25.68%) WebSphere Application Server
10 19 (25.68%) RAD
10 19 (25.68%) IBM
10 19 (25.68%) WebSphere
11 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (24.32%) Tomcat
11 18 (24.32%) XML
12 17 (22.97%) JavaScript
12 17 (22.97%) Banking
13 16 (21.62%) Software Engineering
13 16 (21.62%) Struts
13 16 (21.62%) RDBMS
13 16 (21.62%) Relational Database
14 14 (18.92%) CSS

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 19 (25.68%) WebSphere Application Server
1 19 (25.68%) WebSphere
2 18 (24.32%) Tomcat
3 9 (12.16%) Confluence
4 6 (8.11%) FileNet
5 5 (6.76%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) RDBMS
1 16 (21.62%) Relational Database
2 9 (12.16%) MongoDB
2 9 (12.16%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (12.16%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (29.73%) Maven
2 20 (27.03%) JUnit
2 20 (27.03%) Eclipse
3 12 (16.22%) Ant
3 12 (16.22%) Rational Application Developer
4 11 (14.86%) Jenkins
4 11 (14.86%) Apache Ivy
4 11 (14.86%) Subversion
5 10 (13.51%) Hudson
6 9 (12.16%) JIRA
7 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
8 4 (5.41%) Bugzilla
General
1 24 (32.43%) Finance
2 17 (22.97%) Banking
3 13 (17.57%) Telecoms
4 12 (16.22%) Financial Institution
5 4 (5.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 55 (74.32%) Developer
1 55 (74.32%) Java Developer
2 22 (29.73%) Senior Java Developer
2 22 (29.73%) Senior Developer
3 18 (24.32%) Analyst
4 10 (13.51%) Programmer
5 8 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Java Programmer
7 5 (6.76%) Java Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Developer Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Analyst Programmer
7 5 (6.76%) Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Architect
8 4 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Programmer
9 3 (4.05%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (81.08%) Hibernate
2 44 (59.46%) Web Services
3 39 (52.70%) J2EE
3 39 (52.70%) SOAP
4 20 (27.03%) JSP
4 20 (27.03%) HTML
5 18 (24.32%) XML
6 16 (21.62%) Struts
7 14 (18.92%) CSS
7 14 (18.92%) Java EE
8 12 (16.22%) RESTful
9 10 (13.51%) JPA
9 10 (13.51%) Spring Web Flow
10 9 (12.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (9.46%) GWT
11 7 (9.46%) REST
12 6 (8.11%) JSF
12 6 (8.11%) Ajax
13 5 (6.76%) XSLT
14 4 (5.41%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Open Source
2 4 (5.41%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.41%) Linux
1 4 (5.41%) Android
2 1 (1.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.95%) Scrum
2 24 (32.43%) UML
2 24 (32.43%) MVC
3 22 (29.73%) Unit Testing
4 19 (25.68%) RAD
5 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (21.62%) Software Engineering
7 14 (18.92%) TDD
8 12 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (12.16%) Release Management
9 9 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (12.16%) Pair Programming
9 9 (12.16%) RUP
9 9 (12.16%) DSDM
9 9 (12.16%) SOA
9 9 (12.16%) Configuration Management
10 8 (10.81%) OO
10 8 (10.81%) Refactoring
11 5 (6.76%) OOA/OOD
12 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (58.11%) SQL
3 17 (22.97%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.16%) Groovy
4 9 (12.16%) Scala
4 9 (12.16%) Clojure
5 3 (4.05%) C++
6 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) IBM
2 9 (12.16%) Oracle
2 9 (12.16%) Twitter
3 6 (8.11%) Adobe
4 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.70%) Sencha
6 1 (1.35%) ILOG
6 1 (1.35%) Kofax
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago