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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 25 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Spring 16 13 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.27% 5.60% 15.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.54% 15.12% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 34
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
71 86 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 27.84% 37.07% 53.88%
Number of salaries quoted 63 79 98
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £28,000
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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Chester region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Chester

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (90.00%) HTML
3 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (85.00%) JIRA
4 13 (65.00%) jQuery
4 13 (65.00%) Oracle
5 12 (60.00%) JUnit
5 12 (60.00%) SQL
5 12 (60.00%) MVC
5 12 (60.00%) Spring MVC
6 11 (55.00%) WebSphere
6 11 (55.00%) CSS
6 11 (55.00%) JDBC
6 11 (55.00%) E-Commerce
6 11 (55.00%) IBM
7 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
8 9 (45.00%) Selenium
8 9 (45.00%) Cucumber
8 9 (45.00%) J2EE
9 8 (40.00%) Web Services
9 8 (40.00%) XML
9 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
10 7 (35.00%) Scrum
10 7 (35.00%) TDD
10 7 (35.00%) JSP
10 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
10 7 (35.00%) Eclipse
10 7 (35.00%) Struts
11 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 11 (55.00%) WebSphere
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%) Drupal
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 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Internet
1 5 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (25.00%) Informix
2 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) JIRA
2 12 (60.00%) JUnit
3 9 (45.00%) Selenium
3 9 (45.00%) Cucumber
4 7 (35.00%) Eclipse
5 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (25.00%) Mockito
6 5 (25.00%) Introscope
7 4 (20.00%) Maven
7 4 (20.00%) Jasmine
7 4 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (15.00%) Ant
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (30.00%) UI Developer
4 6 (30.00%) UI Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 13 (65.00%) jQuery
3 12 (60.00%) Spring MVC
4 11 (55.00%) CSS
4 11 (55.00%) JDBC
5 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 9 (45.00%) J2EE
7 8 (40.00%) Web Services
7 8 (40.00%) XML
7 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
8 7 (35.00%) JSP
8 7 (35.00%) Struts
9 6 (30.00%) JPA
9 6 (30.00%) CSS3
9 6 (30.00%) Backbone.js
9 6 (30.00%) HTML5
9 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (25.00%) PowerMock
10 5 (25.00%) JAX-RS
10 5 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) FMCG
1 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
1 6 (30.00%) User Experience
2 5 (25.00%) Open Source
2 5 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Android
1 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) MVC
3 11 (55.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
4 7 (35.00%) TDD
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 1 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (5.00%) OO
7 1 (5.00%) OOD
7 1 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle
2 11 (55.00%) IBM
3 6 (30.00%) ATG
3 6 (30.00%) Sitecore
3 6 (30.00%) Atlassian
4 5 (25.00%) Perforce
4 5 (25.00%) Compuware
4 5 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) JBoss
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