The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 81 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Spring 30 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.00% 1.97% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.24% 5.69% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 14
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £32,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Spring
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
572 492 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.13% 34.57% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 456 337 288
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Spring
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Spring Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Spring
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 77 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (88.31%) Hibernate
3 45 (58.44%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (41.56%) SOA
5 30 (38.96%) Linux
6 29 (37.66%) Degree
7 28 (36.36%) Web Services
7 28 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 28 (36.36%) HTML
8 26 (33.77%) CSS
8 26 (33.77%) Open Source
9 25 (32.47%) Jenkins
9 25 (32.47%) JBoss
10 23 (29.87%) RESTful
11 22 (28.57%) Gherkin
11 22 (28.57%) Maven
12 21 (27.27%) JSON
12 21 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (25.97%) BDD
14 19 (24.68%) Alfresco
14 19 (24.68%) Selenium
14 19 (24.68%) Document Management
15 18 (23.38%) Computer Science
16 17 (22.08%) Software Engineering
16 17 (22.08%) Scrum
16 17 (22.08%) XML
17 15 (19.48%) jQuery
17 15 (19.48%) Unit Testing
18 14 (18.18%) OO
18 14 (18.18%) J2EE

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 25 (32.47%) JBoss
2 19 (24.68%) Alfresco
3 10 (12.99%) CMS
4 6 (7.79%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.49%) WebSphere
5 5 (6.49%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) Big Data
2 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.19%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.90%) MySQL
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (32.47%) Jenkins
2 22 (28.57%) Maven
3 19 (24.68%) Selenium
4 9 (11.69%) Artifactory
5 6 (7.79%) Ant
5 6 (7.79%) JUnit
6 5 (6.49%) Subversion
7 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.30%) JMeter
7 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 9 (11.69%) Games
2 6 (7.79%) Aerospace
3 5 (6.49%) Finance
4 4 (5.19%) Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (71.43%) Developer
2 43 (55.84%) Java Developer
3 19 (24.68%) Senior Developer
4 18 (23.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (20.78%) Architect
6 10 (12.99%) Software Engineer
6 10 (12.99%) Java Architect
7 9 (11.69%) Team Leader
7 9 (11.69%) Technical Team Leader
7 9 (11.69%) Flash Developer
7 9 (11.69%) Java Team Leader
8 6 (7.79%) Technical Architect
8 6 (7.79%) Senior Java Architect
8 6 (7.79%) Senior Architect
9 5 (6.49%) Flash ActionScript Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.90%) Java Solutions Architect
12 2 (2.60%) UI Programmer
12 2 (2.60%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (88.31%) Hibernate
2 28 (36.36%) HTML
2 28 (36.36%) Web Services
3 26 (33.77%) CSS
4 23 (29.87%) RESTful
5 22 (28.57%) Gherkin
6 21 (27.27%) JSON
7 17 (22.08%) XML
8 15 (19.48%) jQuery
9 14 (18.18%) J2EE
10 13 (16.88%) Apache Flex
11 11 (14.29%) XSLT
11 11 (14.29%) XHTML
12 10 (12.99%) Flash
12 10 (12.99%) JSF
12 10 (12.99%) Ajax
13 9 (11.69%) NHibernate
13 9 (11.69%) WPF
13 9 (11.69%) Spring Security
13 9 (11.69%) Adobe AIR
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.77%) Open Source
2 18 (23.38%) Computer Science
3 9 (11.69%) Mathematics
3 9 (11.69%) Management Information System
4 8 (10.39%) Data Structures
5 7 (9.09%) Algorithms
6 4 (5.19%) Hedge funds
6 4 (5.19%) Equities
6 4 (5.19%) Life Science
7 3 (3.90%) Data Integration
8 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.60%) User Experience
9 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.30%) Social Media
9 1 (1.30%) Grid Computing
9 1 (1.30%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 30 (38.96%) Linux
2 9 (11.69%) UNIX
2 9 (11.69%) Windows
3 4 (5.19%) Fedora
3 4 (5.19%) CentOS
3 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.60%) Android
5 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (58.44%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (41.56%) SOA
3 21 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (25.97%) BDD
5 19 (24.68%) Document Management
6 17 (22.08%) Software Engineering
6 17 (22.08%) Scrum
7 15 (19.48%) Unit Testing
8 14 (18.18%) OO
9 12 (15.58%) MVC
10 10 (12.99%) Project Management
11 9 (11.69%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (10.39%) Coaching
12 8 (10.39%) Technical Analysis
13 6 (7.79%) DevOps
13 6 (7.79%) TOGAF
14 4 (5.19%) Algorithmic Trading
14 4 (5.19%) Multithreading
14 4 (5.19%) Investment Management
14 4 (5.19%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.88%) SQL
4 9 (11.69%) C#
5 6 (7.79%) C++
5 6 (7.79%) ActionScript
6 5 (6.49%) Python
7 2 (2.60%) Perl
8 1 (1.30%) PHP
8 1 (1.30%) Ruby
8 1 (1.30%) XPath
8 1 (1.30%) Groovy
8 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (37.66%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) GIAC
3 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) HDFS
Vendors
1 10 (12.99%) Adobe
2 4 (5.19%) Dell
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle
4 1 (1.30%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Research Councils UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Natural Environment Research Council
Salary: From £19,937 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £35 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago