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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 27 34 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing Spring 16 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.93% 2.73% 14.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.78% 8.54% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 28
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 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
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
77 82 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 28.52% 32.03% 49.75%
Number of salaries quoted 69 71 87
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 August 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 20 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (85.00%) JIRA
3 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (80.00%) HTML
4 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (65.00%) WebSphere
5 13 (65.00%) IBM
5 13 (65.00%) Oracle
6 12 (60.00%) SQL
7 11 (55.00%) CSS
7 11 (55.00%) E-Commerce
7 11 (55.00%) jQuery
8 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
8 10 (50.00%) JUnit
8 10 (50.00%) Spring MVC
8 10 (50.00%) MVC
9 9 (45.00%) Selenium
9 9 (45.00%) J2EE
9 9 (45.00%) JDBC
9 9 (45.00%) Cucumber
10 8 (40.00%) Web Services
10 8 (40.00%) XML
11 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
11 7 (35.00%) SOAP
11 7 (35.00%) WSDL
11 7 (35.00%) Scrum
11 7 (35.00%) TDD
11 7 (35.00%) Perforce
11 7 (35.00%) Finance
11 7 (35.00%) JAX-RPC

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (65.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (30.00%) Drupal
2 6 (30.00%) Commerce Server
2 6 (30.00%) CMS
2 6 (30.00%) WordPress
2 6 (30.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (30.00%) Confluence
2 6 (30.00%) concrete5
3 5 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (10.00%) Mule
5 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) HTTP
1 5 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (25.00%) Informix
2 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.00%) MySQL
5 1 (5.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) JIRA
2 10 (50.00%) JUnit
3 9 (45.00%) Selenium
3 9 (45.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 5 (25.00%) Introscope
5 5 (25.00%) Mockito
5 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (20.00%) Jasmine
6 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (20.00%) Maven
7 1 (5.00%) Ant
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (30.00%) UI Developer
3 6 (30.00%) UI Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) CSS
2 11 (55.00%) jQuery
3 10 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (45.00%) JDBC
4 9 (45.00%) J2EE
5 8 (40.00%) Web Services
5 8 (40.00%) XML
6 7 (35.00%) WSDL
6 7 (35.00%) JAX-RPC
6 7 (35.00%) SOAP
7 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (30.00%) HTML5
7 6 (30.00%) CSS3
7 6 (30.00%) Backbone.js
7 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (25.00%) PowerMock
8 5 (25.00%) JAX-RS
8 5 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) FMCG
1 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 5 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Android
1 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) E-Commerce
3 10 (50.00%) MVC
4 7 (35.00%) TDD
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
5 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (30.00%) Web Development
5 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (30.00%) Kanban
5 6 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (30.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (30.00%) Android Development
5 6 (30.00%) iOS Development
6 4 (20.00%) BDD
7 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.00%) OO
8 1 (5.00%) OOD
8 1 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle
1 13 (65.00%) IBM
2 7 (35.00%) Perforce
3 6 (30.00%) Atlassian
3 6 (30.00%) Sitecore
3 6 (30.00%) ATG
4 5 (25.00%) Compuware
4 5 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) JBoss
Chester, Cheshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
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Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 19 days ago