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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 94 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -9
Permanent jobs citing Spring 32 46 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.69% 2.73% 3.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.77% 5.80% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 26 45 75
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £42,800 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.17%
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
849 793 1008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.75% 47.09% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 735 697 913
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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
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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +6 16 £32,500 -23.52% 6
Warrington -20 6 £40,000 +23.07%
Crewe -1 3 £42,500 -
Knutsford -7 1 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 49 (90.74%) Java
2 37 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (59.26%) SQL
4 28 (51.85%) TDD
5 26 (48.15%) Hibernate
6 25 (46.30%) HTML
7 24 (44.44%) JavaScript
8 21 (38.89%) E-Commerce
9 20 (37.04%) CSS
9 20 (37.04%) JPA
10 19 (35.19%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (35.19%) JIRA
11 18 (33.33%) RESTful
12 17 (31.48%) JSON
12 17 (31.48%) Oracle
12 17 (31.48%) Web Services
13 16 (29.63%) MySQL
14 15 (27.78%) IBM
14 15 (27.78%) Java EE
14 15 (27.78%) WebSphere
14 15 (27.78%) Open Source
15 14 (25.93%) J2EE
16 13 (24.07%) JUnit
16 13 (24.07%) Windows
16 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
16 13 (24.07%) MVC
17 12 (22.22%) Retail
17 12 (22.22%) Spring MVC
17 12 (22.22%) jQuery
17 12 (22.22%) JDBC

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 15 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 7 (12.96%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (11.11%) Drupal
4 6 (11.11%) Commerce Server
4 6 (11.11%) CMS
4 6 (11.11%) WordPress
4 6 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (11.11%) Confluence
4 6 (11.11%) concrete5
5 5 (9.26%) nginx
5 5 (9.26%) Apache
6 2 (3.70%) Mule
7 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.85%) Node.js
7 1 (1.85%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) HTTP
2 6 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) MySQL
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
3 8 (14.81%) RDBMS
4 7 (12.96%) Informix
5 6 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 5 (9.26%) MongoDB
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.85%) Redis
8 1 (1.85%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.85%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 19 (35.19%) JIRA
2 13 (24.07%) JUnit
3 11 (20.37%) Selenium
3 11 (20.37%) Cucumber
4 7 (12.96%) Jenkins
4 7 (12.96%) Mockito
4 7 (12.96%) Introscope
5 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 6 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 6 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (9.26%) Maven
7 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
7 4 (7.41%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (7.41%) Jasmine
8 2 (3.70%) Ant
9 1 (1.85%) Subversion
9 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.85%) Gradle
General
1 12 (22.22%) Retail
2 8 (14.81%) Finance
3 5 (9.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (85.19%) Developer
2 40 (74.07%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (11.11%) UI Developer
3 6 (11.11%) UI Programmer
4 5 (9.26%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Applications Support
4 5 (9.26%) Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Junior
7 1 (1.85%) Web Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Software Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Java Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) Hibernate
2 25 (46.30%) HTML
3 20 (37.04%) CSS
3 20 (37.04%) JPA
4 18 (33.33%) RESTful
5 17 (31.48%) JSON
5 17 (31.48%) Web Services
6 15 (27.78%) Java EE
7 14 (25.93%) J2EE
8 12 (22.22%) JDBC
8 12 (22.22%) Spring MVC
8 12 (22.22%) jQuery
9 11 (20.37%) XML
10 10 (18.52%) AngularJS
11 9 (16.67%) SOAP
11 9 (16.67%) Java SE
11 9 (16.67%) WSDL
11 9 (16.67%) JAX-RPC
12 8 (14.81%) JAX-RS
13 7 (12.96%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Open Source
2 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.96%) N-Tier
4 6 (11.11%) FMCG
4 6 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) Social Media
5 1 (1.85%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.07%) Windows
2 10 (18.52%) UNIX
3 6 (11.11%) Linux
3 6 (11.11%) Android
3 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (51.85%) TDD
3 21 (38.89%) E-Commerce
4 19 (35.19%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
5 13 (24.07%) MVC
6 8 (14.81%) Scrum
6 8 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (12.96%) Web Development
8 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (11.11%) Kanban
8 6 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (11.11%) Android Development
8 6 (11.11%) iOS Development
8 6 (11.11%) BDD
9 5 (9.26%) SOA
9 5 (9.26%) ERP
9 5 (9.26%) Supply Chain Management
10 3 (5.56%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (90.74%) Java
2 32 (59.26%) SQL
3 24 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.81%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.70%) C
5 2 (3.70%) XPath
6 1 (1.85%) C#
6 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Oracle
2 15 (27.78%) IBM
3 9 (16.67%) Perforce
4 8 (14.81%) JBoss
5 7 (12.96%) Compuware
5 7 (12.96%) HP
6 6 (11.11%) Atlassian
6 6 (11.11%) Sitecore
6 6 (11.11%) ATG
7 5 (9.26%) Epicor
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 25000-40000 Per Annum 25000 - 40000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 12 days ago
Northwich
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £44000 - £56000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago