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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 76 93 74
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Permanent jobs citing Spring 55 32 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.16% 1.65% 2.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.82% 3.80% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 45 26 41
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £46,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
703 841 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.43% 43.37% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 599 723 672
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £52,500
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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +12 20 £23,500 -44.70% 2
Chester -4 16 £50,000 +53.84% 6
Warrington +1 6 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Knutsford +1 2 - - 3
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 84 (97.67%) Java
2 59 (68.60%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (63.95%) Hibernate
4 52 (60.47%) JavaScript
5 49 (56.98%) J2EE
6 46 (53.49%) HTML
7 39 (45.35%) Web Services
8 36 (41.86%) JUnit
9 31 (36.05%) Scrum
10 29 (33.72%) SQL
10 29 (33.72%) RESTful
11 27 (31.40%) Oracle
11 27 (31.40%) CSS
12 26 (30.23%) TDD
13 24 (27.91%) Java EE
14 23 (26.74%) Tomcat
15 20 (23.26%) MySQL
15 20 (23.26%) jQuery
16 19 (22.09%) Degree
16 19 (22.09%) Eclipse
17 18 (20.93%) MVC
17 18 (20.93%) JSON
17 18 (20.93%) Computer Science
17 18 (20.93%) Maven
18 17 (19.77%) Finance
18 17 (19.77%) Spring MVC
18 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
18 17 (19.77%) SDLC
19 16 (18.60%) Unit Testing
19 16 (18.60%) Software Engineering

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 23 (26.74%) Tomcat
2 8 (9.30%) Apache
3 7 (8.14%) WebSphere
4 6 (6.98%) JBoss
5 4 (4.65%) Jetty
5 4 (4.65%) Liferay
6 2 (2.33%) IIS
7 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.33%) GitHub
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) Wireless
2 2 (2.33%) SNMP
2 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.26%) MySQL
2 15 (17.44%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (10.47%) JasperReports
3 9 (10.47%) Oracle Database
4 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.98%) Big Data
6 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.49%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.16%) DB2
Development Applications
1 36 (41.86%) JUnit
2 19 (22.09%) Eclipse
3 18 (20.93%) Maven
4 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
5 15 (17.44%) Selenium
6 13 (15.12%) JIRA
7 10 (11.63%) TestNG
7 10 (11.63%) Cucumber
8 9 (10.47%) MyEclipse
8 9 (10.47%) Subversion
9 8 (9.30%) Ant
9 8 (9.30%) Jenkins
10 4 (4.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 4 (4.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (3.49%) IntelliJ
11 3 (3.49%) Mercurial
12 2 (2.33%) Mockito
12 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
12 2 (2.33%) NetBeans
12 2 (2.33%) Jasmine
General
1 17 (19.77%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.98%) Financial Institution
4 5 (5.81%) Retail
5 4 (4.65%) Banking
6 3 (3.49%) Billing
7 1 (1.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 74 (86.05%) Developer
2 68 (79.07%) Java Developer
3 9 (10.47%) Graduate
3 9 (10.47%) Software Engineer
3 9 (10.47%) Graduate Developer
3 9 (10.47%) Graduate Java Developer
4 8 (9.30%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (8.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Software Programmer
6 5 (5.81%) Programmer
6 5 (5.81%) Java Programmer
7 3 (3.49%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (3.49%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.49%) Consultant
7 3 (3.49%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (2.33%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.16%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (1.16%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (63.95%) Hibernate
2 49 (56.98%) J2EE
3 46 (53.49%) HTML
4 39 (45.35%) Web Services
5 29 (33.72%) RESTful
6 27 (31.40%) CSS
7 24 (27.91%) Java EE
8 20 (23.26%) jQuery
9 18 (20.93%) JSON
10 17 (19.77%) Spring MVC
11 16 (18.60%) SOAP
12 15 (17.44%) AngularJS
13 14 (16.28%) XML
14 13 (15.12%) REST
15 11 (12.79%) HTML5
15 11 (12.79%) Struts
16 10 (11.63%) JDBC
16 10 (11.63%) JSP
16 10 (11.63%) JPA
17 7 (8.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.93%) Computer Science
2 14 (16.28%) Client/Server
3 13 (15.12%) Mobile App
4 9 (10.47%) Algorithms
5 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.81%) Telematics
7 4 (4.65%) Device Driver
7 4 (4.65%) Data Structures
7 4 (4.65%) User Experience
8 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) UNIX
2 5 (5.81%) Windows
3 4 (4.65%) Android
3 4 (4.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (68.60%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.05%) Scrum
3 26 (30.23%) TDD
4 18 (20.93%) MVC
5 17 (19.77%) SDLC
6 16 (18.60%) Software Engineering
6 16 (18.60%) Unit Testing
7 15 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (15.12%) Pair Programming
9 11 (12.79%) OOP
10 10 (11.63%) Mentoring
11 8 (9.30%) OO
11 8 (9.30%) Extreme Programming
11 8 (9.30%) Open Source
12 7 (8.14%) Automated Testing
12 7 (8.14%) E-Commerce
13 6 (6.98%) Refactoring
13 6 (6.98%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (6.98%) Mobile Application Development
14 5 (5.81%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 84 (97.67%) Java
2 52 (60.47%) JavaScript
3 29 (33.72%) SQL
4 12 (13.95%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.65%) PHP
5 4 (4.65%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.65%) Groovy
6 2 (2.33%) C#
7 1 (1.16%) Python
7 1 (1.16%) XPath
7 1 (1.16%) RPG
Qualifications
1 19 (22.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 27 (31.40%) Oracle
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.33%) Adobe
2 2 (2.33%) ATG
2 2 (2.33%) hybris
3 1 (1.16%) IBM
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £26000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Hol, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Knutsford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago