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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 25 10 57
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +47
Permanent jobs citing Spring 11 42 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.05% 18.18% 1.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 28.97% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 31 2
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
77 145 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 35.32% 62.77% 62.94%
Number of salaries quoted 62 120 200
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,000
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 24 December 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (85.19%) HTML
2 23 (85.19%) JavaScript
3 22 (81.48%) JIRA
4 21 (77.78%) Oracle
5 20 (74.07%) SQL
5 20 (74.07%) JUnit
5 20 (74.07%) JDBC
6 18 (66.67%) MVC
6 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (66.67%) jQuery
7 16 (59.26%) J2EE
7 16 (59.26%) Hibernate
7 16 (59.26%) Spring MVC
8 15 (55.56%) PL/SQL
8 15 (55.56%) JSP
8 15 (55.56%) Struts
8 15 (55.56%) Web Services
8 15 (55.56%) XML
8 15 (55.56%) Eclipse
8 15 (55.56%) JPA
9 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
10 11 (40.74%) Selenium
10 11 (40.74%) Cucumber
11 10 (37.04%) Ant
12 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
12 9 (33.33%) TDD
12 9 (33.33%) Ajax
12 9 (33.33%) JSON
12 9 (33.33%) AngularJS

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 8 (29.63%) WebSphere
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (18.52%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (11.11%) Commerce Server
4 3 (11.11%) CMS
4 3 (11.11%) Drupal
4 3 (11.11%) WordPress
4 3 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (11.11%) Confluence
4 3 (11.11%) concrete5
5 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) HTTP
1 5 (18.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
3 5 (18.52%) Informix
3 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) Redis
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (81.48%) JIRA
2 20 (74.07%) JUnit
3 15 (55.56%) Eclipse
4 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
5 11 (40.74%) Cucumber
5 11 (40.74%) Selenium
6 10 (37.04%) Ant
7 6 (22.22%) Maven
7 6 (22.22%) Jasmine
7 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 6 (22.22%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (22.22%) Mockito
8 5 (18.52%) Introscope
9 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
9 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (88.89%) Java Developer
3 16 (59.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (37.04%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (11.11%) UI Developer
6 3 (11.11%) UI Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) HTML
2 20 (74.07%) JDBC
3 18 (66.67%) jQuery
4 16 (59.26%) Hibernate
4 16 (59.26%) J2EE
4 16 (59.26%) Spring MVC
5 15 (55.56%) JSP
5 15 (55.56%) Struts
5 15 (55.56%) Web Services
5 15 (55.56%) XML
5 15 (55.56%) JPA
6 9 (33.33%) Ajax
6 9 (33.33%) JSON
6 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 8 (29.63%) RESTful
7 8 (29.63%) CSS
8 6 (22.22%) SOAP
9 5 (18.52%) Servlets
9 5 (18.52%) XSL
9 5 (18.52%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) N-Tier
1 5 (18.52%) Open Source
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.11%) User Experience
2 3 (11.11%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Android
1 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) MVC
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) TDD
3 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
4 6 (22.22%) BDD
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (11.11%) Kanban
7 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (11.11%) Android Development
7 3 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 3 (11.11%) Web Development
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.70%) OO
8 1 (3.70%) OOD
8 1 (3.70%) User Stories
8 1 (3.70%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (85.19%) JavaScript
3 20 (74.07%) SQL
4 15 (55.56%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Oracle
2 8 (29.63%) IBM
3 5 (18.52%) Compuware
3 5 (18.52%) HP
3 5 (18.52%) Perforce
4 3 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 3 (11.11%) Sitecore
4 3 (11.11%) ATG
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago