The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 91 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -7
Permanent jobs citing Spring 32 50 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.77% 2.92% 3.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.98% 6.38% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 25 47 76
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
805 784 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.62% 45.74% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 696 680 953
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Spring
North West

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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
Chester +1 13 £32,500 -23.52% 4
Warrington -11 10 £40,000 +20.30%
Crewe +2 3 £42,500 -
Northwich +2 1 £32,000 -8.57%
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 50 (90.91%) Java
2 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (54.55%) SQL
4 28 (50.91%) TDD
4 28 (50.91%) Hibernate
5 22 (40.00%) HTML
6 21 (38.18%) JavaScript
7 19 (34.55%) JPA
8 18 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (32.73%) CSS
8 18 (32.73%) E-Commerce
9 17 (30.91%) MySQL
10 16 (29.09%) Web Services
10 16 (29.09%) JIRA
11 15 (27.27%) RESTful
11 15 (27.27%) Java EE
11 15 (27.27%) JSON
12 14 (25.45%) WebSphere
12 14 (25.45%) Open Source
12 14 (25.45%) IBM
13 13 (23.64%) Windows
13 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
14 12 (21.82%) Oracle
14 12 (21.82%) J2EE
15 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
15 11 (20.00%) Tomcat
15 11 (20.00%) Retail
16 10 (18.18%) MVC
16 10 (18.18%) Degree
16 10 (18.18%) jQuery

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 14 (25.45%) WebSphere
2 11 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.91%) IBM HTTP Server
3 6 (10.91%) CMS
3 6 (10.91%) Drupal
3 6 (10.91%) Confluence
3 6 (10.91%) WordPress
3 6 (10.91%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (10.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (10.91%) Commerce Server
3 6 (10.91%) concrete5
4 5 (9.09%) nginx
4 5 (9.09%) Apache
5 2 (3.64%) Mule
6 1 (1.82%) Jetty
6 1 (1.82%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Office
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) HTTP
1 6 (10.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) MySQL
2 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.73%) RDBMS
4 6 (10.91%) Informix
5 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) JIRA
2 10 (18.18%) JUnit
3 9 (16.36%) Cucumber
3 9 (16.36%) Selenium
4 6 (10.91%) Introscope
4 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio
4 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
4 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (10.91%) Mockito
5 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
6 3 (5.45%) Maven
7 2 (3.64%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.64%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.82%) Ant
8 1 (1.82%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 11 (20.00%) Retail
2 8 (14.55%) Finance
3 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 46 (83.64%) Developer
2 39 (70.91%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.91%) UI Developer
3 6 (10.91%) UI Programmer
4 5 (9.09%) Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 5 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Software Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Java Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Java Software Architect
6 1 (1.82%) Software Developer
6 1 (1.82%) Software Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) Web Developer
6 1 (1.82%) Lead Architect
6 1 (1.82%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (50.91%) Hibernate
2 22 (40.00%) HTML
3 19 (34.55%) JPA
4 18 (32.73%) CSS
5 16 (29.09%) Web Services
6 15 (27.27%) RESTful
6 15 (27.27%) Java EE
6 15 (27.27%) JSON
7 12 (21.82%) J2EE
8 10 (18.18%) jQuery
8 10 (18.18%) XML
9 9 (16.36%) JDBC
9 9 (16.36%) SOAP
9 9 (16.36%) Spring MVC
9 9 (16.36%) Java SE
10 8 (14.55%) WSDL
10 8 (14.55%) JAX-RPC
10 8 (14.55%) AngularJS
11 7 (12.73%) JAX-RS
12 6 (10.91%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Open Source
2 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.91%) FMCG
3 6 (10.91%) N-Tier
3 6 (10.91%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Windows
2 9 (16.36%) UNIX
3 6 (10.91%) Android
3 6 (10.91%) Apple iOS
4 5 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.91%) TDD
3 18 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (32.73%) E-Commerce
4 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
5 10 (18.18%) MVC
5 10 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (12.73%) Scrum
6 7 (12.73%) Web Development
7 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (10.91%) Kanban
7 6 (10.91%) SOA
7 6 (10.91%) Android Development
7 6 (10.91%) iOS Development
7 6 (10.91%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (10.91%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (9.09%) ERP
8 5 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
9 3 (5.45%) Process Management
9 3 (5.45%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (90.91%) Java
2 30 (54.55%) SQL
3 21 (38.18%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.91%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.64%) XPath
5 2 (3.64%) C
6 1 (1.82%) C#
6 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) IBM
2 12 (21.82%) Oracle
3 9 (16.36%) JBoss
4 8 (14.55%) Perforce
5 6 (10.91%) ATG
5 6 (10.91%) Atlassian
5 6 (10.91%) Sitecore
5 6 (10.91%) Compuware
5 6 (10.91%) HP
6 5 (9.09%) Epicor
7 1 (1.82%) Google
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