The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 29 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Spring 12 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.67% 4.21% 10.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.79% 10.19% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 21
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
76 108 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 29.57% 41.38% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 68 80 78
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,700 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Spring
Cheshire

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 24 July 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) JIRA
3 12 (70.59%) IBM
3 12 (70.59%) WebSphere
4 11 (64.71%) CSS
5 10 (58.82%) SQL
5 10 (58.82%) E-Commerce
5 10 (58.82%) jQuery
6 9 (52.94%) Oracle
7 8 (47.06%) MVC
7 8 (47.06%) Spring MVC
7 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
8 7 (41.18%) HTML5
8 7 (41.18%) CSS3
8 7 (41.18%) Scrum
8 7 (41.18%) J2EE
8 7 (41.18%) JUnit
8 7 (41.18%) Web Services
8 7 (41.18%) XML
9 6 (35.29%) JAX-RPC
9 6 (35.29%) WSDL
9 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
9 6 (35.29%) JDBC
9 6 (35.29%) SOAP
9 6 (35.29%) Finance
9 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (35.29%) ATG

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 12 (70.59%) WebSphere
2 6 (35.29%) CMS
2 6 (35.29%) Commerce Server
2 6 (35.29%) Drupal
2 6 (35.29%) WordPress
2 6 (35.29%) Confluence
2 6 (35.29%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (35.29%) concrete5
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (23.53%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (11.76%) Mule
5 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
2 4 (23.53%) Informix
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) JIRA
2 7 (41.18%) JUnit
3 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
3 6 (35.29%) Selenium
3 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
3 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (23.53%) Introscope
4 4 (23.53%) Mockito
4 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
5 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
6 2 (11.76%) Maven
6 2 (11.76%) Jasmine
6 2 (11.76%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
7 1 (5.88%) Ant
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) Java Developer
3 6 (35.29%) UI Programmer
3 6 (35.29%) UI Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) CSS
3 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 8 (47.06%) Spring MVC
4 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
5 7 (41.18%) HTML5
5 7 (41.18%) CSS3
5 7 (41.18%) J2EE
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
5 7 (41.18%) XML
6 6 (35.29%) JAX-RPC
6 6 (35.29%) WSDL
6 6 (35.29%) JDBC
6 6 (35.29%) SOAP
6 6 (35.29%) Backbone.js
6 6 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (29.41%) RESTful
7 5 (29.41%) JSON
8 4 (23.53%) Servlets
8 4 (23.53%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) FMCG
1 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
2 4 (23.53%) N-Tier
2 4 (23.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
1 6 (35.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) E-Commerce
3 8 (47.06%) MVC
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (35.29%) TDD
5 6 (35.29%) Web Development
5 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (35.29%) Kanban
5 6 (35.29%) Android Development
5 6 (35.29%) iOS Development
5 6 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (35.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
7 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.76%) XPath
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) IBM
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle
3 6 (35.29%) ATG
3 6 (35.29%) Perforce
3 6 (35.29%) Atlassian
3 6 (35.29%) Sitecore
4 4 (23.53%) Compuware
4 4 (23.53%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) JBoss
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