The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 95 102 73
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -29
Permanent jobs citing Spring 25 23 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.47% 1.28% 3.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.99% 2.71% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 46
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,750 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -
Spring
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
626 850 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.93% 47.30% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 511 684 726
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Spring
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Spring Salary Trend in Cheshire

Spring
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Spring Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Spring
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe +2 9 £44,000 +8.64% 1
Chester +12 7 £42,500 -2.85% 7
Wilmslow +4 3 £52,500 +40.00%
Warrington +12 2 £42,500 - 4
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 40 (95.24%) Java
2 30 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 30 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (59.52%) JUnit
5 24 (57.14%) SQL
6 23 (54.76%) HTML
6 23 (54.76%) J2EE
7 22 (52.38%) Oracle
8 18 (42.86%) Web Services
9 17 (40.48%) Eclipse
10 16 (38.10%) TDD
11 13 (30.95%) jQuery
12 12 (28.57%) Java EE
12 12 (28.57%) Scrum
13 11 (26.19%) MVC
13 11 (26.19%) Tomcat
13 11 (26.19%) Ant
13 11 (26.19%) JPA
13 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
14 10 (23.81%) RESTful
14 10 (23.81%) Maven
14 10 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (21.43%) SOAP
15 9 (21.43%) REST
15 9 (21.43%) Mobile App
16 8 (19.05%) Cucumber
16 8 (19.05%) BDD
16 8 (19.05%) JSON
16 8 (19.05%) JIRA

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 11 (26.19%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.76%) Confluence
2 2 (4.76%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (4.76%) Mule
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.76%) JBoss
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) GitHub
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) MySQL
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (11.90%) JasperReports
3 5 (11.90%) Big Data
4 2 (4.76%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.76%) DB2
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (59.52%) JUnit
2 17 (40.48%) Eclipse
3 11 (26.19%) Ant
3 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
4 10 (23.81%) Maven
5 8 (19.05%) Cucumber
5 8 (19.05%) JIRA
5 8 (19.05%) Selenium
6 6 (14.29%) TestNG
7 5 (11.90%) MyEclipse
8 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
9 2 (4.76%) Gradle
9 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
9 2 (4.76%) Calabash
9 2 (4.76%) IntelliJ
10 1 (2.38%) JDeveloper
10 1 (2.38%) Subversion
10 1 (2.38%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (4.76%) Billing
1 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (90.48%) Developer
1 38 (90.48%) Java Developer
2 6 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (11.90%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
4 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Programmer
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Java Programmer
5 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Software Programmer
5 1 (2.38%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 23 (54.76%) HTML
2 23 (54.76%) J2EE
3 18 (42.86%) Web Services
4 13 (30.95%) jQuery
5 12 (28.57%) Java EE
6 11 (26.19%) JPA
7 10 (23.81%) RESTful
8 9 (21.43%) SOAP
8 9 (21.43%) REST
9 8 (19.05%) JSON
9 8 (19.05%) Struts
9 8 (19.05%) JDBC
9 8 (19.05%) JSP
10 7 (16.67%) CSS
10 7 (16.67%) Spring MVC
11 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
11 6 (14.29%) Ajax
11 6 (14.29%) XML
12 3 (7.14%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 8 (19.05%) Client/Server
3 7 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 5 (11.90%) Telematics
5 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
6 2 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) UNIX
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) TDD
3 12 (28.57%) Scrum
4 11 (26.19%) MVC
5 8 (19.05%) BDD
6 5 (11.90%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.90%) Pair Programming
6 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
8 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (4.76%) Software Delivery
9 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.76%) Product Management
9 2 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (4.76%) Kanban
9 2 (4.76%) Refactoring
9 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (95.24%) Java
2 30 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 24 (57.14%) SQL
4 8 (19.05%) PL/SQL
5 5 (11.90%) Groovy
6 2 (4.76%) RPG
6 2 (4.76%) C#
6 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Docker
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Jaspersoft
2 2 (4.76%) TIBCO
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) BT
2 2 (4.76%) Perforce
2 2 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Hol, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Hays IT
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Pacakge
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago