The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 24 13 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +38
Permanent jobs citing Spring 8 39 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.10% 16.88% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.76% 31.20% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7 33 6
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Spring
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 125 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 34.87% 54.11% 64.86%
Number of salaries quoted 59 108 215
Average salary £40,000 £39,950 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.12% +14.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Spring
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Spring Salary Trend in Chester

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) Oracle
3 15 (78.95%) JUnit
3 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 15 (78.95%) JDBC
3 15 (78.95%) HTML
3 15 (78.95%) Hibernate
4 14 (73.68%) MVC
4 14 (73.68%) JIRA
4 14 (73.68%) jQuery
4 14 (73.68%) JPA
4 14 (73.68%) JSP
4 14 (73.68%) Struts
4 14 (73.68%) PL/SQL
4 14 (73.68%) Eclipse
5 13 (68.42%) J2EE
5 13 (68.42%) Git (software)
6 12 (63.16%) Spring MVC
6 12 (63.16%) Web Services
6 12 (63.16%) XML
7 11 (57.89%) Ant
8 10 (52.63%) Ajax
8 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
9 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (26.32%) TDD
10 5 (26.32%) Selenium
10 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
10 5 (26.32%) JSON
10 5 (26.32%) Relational Database

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
3 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) Informix
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) JUnit
2 14 (73.68%) JIRA
2 14 (73.68%) Eclipse
3 13 (68.42%) Git (software)
4 11 (57.89%) Ant
5 5 (26.32%) Selenium
5 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
6 4 (21.05%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (21.05%) Jasmine
6 4 (21.05%) Maven
7 2 (10.53%) Mockito
7 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
8 1 (5.26%) Introscope
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
1 19 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 11 (57.89%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) JDBC
1 15 (78.95%) HTML
1 15 (78.95%) Hibernate
2 14 (73.68%) jQuery
2 14 (73.68%) JPA
2 14 (73.68%) JSP
2 14 (73.68%) Struts
3 13 (68.42%) J2EE
4 12 (63.16%) Spring MVC
4 12 (63.16%) Web Services
4 12 (63.16%) XML
5 10 (52.63%) Ajax
6 5 (26.32%) JSON
7 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
7 4 (21.05%) RESTful
8 3 (15.79%) Middleware
8 3 (15.79%) Spring Integration
9 2 (10.53%) Java EE
9 2 (10.53%) SOAP
10 1 (5.26%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
1 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) MVC
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) BDD
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.26%) User Stories
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) OOD
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 14 (73.68%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Compuware
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Perforce
Chester
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