The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 55 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Spring 7 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.17% 1.43% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.45% 5.52% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 0
Average salary £32,500 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.48%
Spring
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
203 145 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 34.06% 25.94% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 185 125 136
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Spring
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Spring Salary Trend in Coventry

Spring
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Coventry

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) J2EE
2 17 (94.44%) Struts
3 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (83.33%) Hibernate
4 14 (77.78%) SQL
4 14 (77.78%) Oracle
4 14 (77.78%) Linux
5 13 (72.22%) Apache
5 13 (72.22%) Tomcat
5 13 (72.22%) Sun
5 13 (72.22%) Sun Certification
5 13 (72.22%) OCPJP
5 13 (72.22%) OCMJD
5 13 (72.22%) Computer Science
5 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
5 13 (72.22%) Degree
6 3 (16.67%) JSP
7 2 (11.11%) MVC
7 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
7 2 (11.11%) BDD
7 2 (11.11%) TDD
8 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
8 1 (5.56%) Retail
8 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (5.56%) Content Management
8 1 (5.56%) Web Development
8 1 (5.56%) QA
8 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
8 1 (5.56%) NoSQL

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (72.22%) Apache
1 13 (72.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) CouchDB
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.56%) Couchbase
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
1 18 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 16 (88.89%) J2EE Developer
2 16 (88.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 13 (72.22%) Support Analyst
3 13 (72.22%) Developer Analyst
3 13 (72.22%) Software Support Analyst
3 13 (72.22%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Java Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) Struts
1 17 (94.44%) J2EE
2 15 (83.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (16.67%) JSP
4 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
5 1 (5.56%) JPA
5 1 (5.56%) Servlets
5 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) XSLT
5 1 (5.56%) J2SE
5 1 (5.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (5.56%) ATDD
4 1 (5.56%) User Stories
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
4 1 (5.56%) Content Management
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Scala
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Sun Certification
1 13 (72.22%) OCPJP
1 13 (72.22%) OCMJD
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 13 (72.22%) Sun