The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 60 56 67
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Spring 44 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.96% 3.22% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.57% 8.32% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 22
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
581 469 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.05% 38.70% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 408 308 296
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Spring
Scotland

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 28 July 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 119 (98.35%) Java
2 106 (87.60%) Hibernate
3 64 (52.89%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (50.41%) JBoss
5 57 (47.11%) JavaScript
6 55 (45.45%) SOA
7 53 (43.80%) Web Services
8 52 (42.98%) Jenkins
9 51 (42.15%) HTML
10 50 (41.32%) RESTful
11 47 (38.84%) CSS
12 46 (38.02%) Gherkin
13 44 (36.36%) BDD
13 44 (36.36%) JSON
14 43 (35.54%) Maven
14 43 (35.54%) Open Source
15 40 (33.06%) Alfresco
16 39 (32.23%) Continuous Integration
16 39 (32.23%) Selenium
16 39 (32.23%) Document Management
17 34 (28.10%) Unit Testing
18 33 (27.27%) jQuery
19 31 (25.62%) Scrum
19 31 (25.62%) XHTML
20 26 (21.49%) Spring Security
20 26 (21.49%) User Acceptance Testing
20 26 (21.49%) Artifactory
21 24 (19.83%) J2EE
22 23 (19.01%) Linux
23 22 (18.18%) SQL

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 40 (33.06%) Alfresco
2 8 (6.61%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.96%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.31%) Apache
5 3 (2.48%) WebSphere Process Server
5 3 (2.48%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.48%) Drupal
6 2 (1.65%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.83%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) ATM
2 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.44%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.79%) MySQL
3 5 (4.13%) Big Data
3 5 (4.13%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.48%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.48%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.83%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 52 (42.98%) Jenkins
2 43 (35.54%) Maven
3 39 (32.23%) Selenium
4 26 (21.49%) Artifactory
5 17 (14.05%) Ant
6 11 (9.09%) JUnit
7 5 (4.13%) Subversion
7 5 (4.13%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.65%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.65%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.65%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.65%) JIRA
9 1 (0.83%) EasyMock
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (12.40%) Finance
2 13 (10.74%) Banking
3 8 (6.61%) Legal
4 6 (4.96%) Games
5 3 (2.48%) Local Government
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 103 (85.12%) Developer
2 91 (75.21%) Java Developer
3 39 (32.23%) Senior Developer
4 38 (31.40%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (9.92%) Technical Team Leader
5 12 (9.92%) Java Team Leader
5 12 (9.92%) Team Leader
6 6 (4.96%) Software Engineer
6 6 (4.96%) Programmer
6 6 (4.96%) Java Programmer
6 6 (4.96%) Flash Developer
7 5 (4.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (3.31%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.48%) Server Administrator
9 3 (2.48%) WebSphere Administrator
10 2 (1.65%) Flash ActionScript Developer
10 2 (1.65%) UI Programmer
10 2 (1.65%) ScrumMaster
10 2 (1.65%) UI Developer
10 2 (1.65%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (87.60%) Hibernate
2 53 (43.80%) Web Services
3 51 (42.15%) HTML
4 50 (41.32%) RESTful
5 47 (38.84%) CSS
6 46 (38.02%) Gherkin
7 44 (36.36%) JSON
8 33 (27.27%) jQuery
9 31 (25.62%) XHTML
10 26 (21.49%) Spring Security
11 24 (19.83%) J2EE
12 19 (15.70%) XML
13 18 (14.88%) Ajax
14 14 (11.57%) JSF
15 13 (10.74%) SOAP
16 11 (9.09%) JSP
16 11 (9.09%) Apache Flex
17 10 (8.26%) JDBC
17 10 (8.26%) XSLT
18 9 (7.44%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (35.54%) Open Source
2 14 (11.57%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.44%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.96%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.96%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.31%) Life Science
6 3 (2.48%) PDA
7 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.83%) GIS
8 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.01%) Linux
2 14 (11.57%) UNIX
3 3 (2.48%) Android
3 3 (2.48%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.83%) Fedora
5 1 (0.83%) Windows
5 1 (0.83%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (52.89%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (45.45%) SOA
3 44 (36.36%) BDD
4 39 (32.23%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (32.23%) Document Management
5 34 (28.10%) Unit Testing
6 31 (25.62%) Scrum
7 26 (21.49%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (16.53%) MVC
8 20 (16.53%) Software Engineering
9 12 (9.92%) TDD
10 7 (5.79%) Waterfall
11 6 (4.96%) OO
11 6 (4.96%) Project Management
12 4 (3.31%) BPMN
13 3 (2.48%) Performance Tuning
14 2 (1.65%) Technical Analysis
14 2 (1.65%) Mobile Application Development
14 2 (1.65%) Time Management
14 2 (1.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 119 (98.35%) Java
2 57 (47.11%) JavaScript
3 22 (18.18%) SQL
4 6 (4.96%) C#
5 5 (4.13%) Python
6 3 (2.48%) Jython
6 3 (2.48%) ActionScript
6 3 (2.48%) Perl
6 3 (2.48%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.65%) XPath
8 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (16.53%) Degree
2 6 (4.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) GIAC
3 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.48%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 61 (50.41%) JBoss
2 13 (10.74%) Oracle
3 9 (7.44%) Adobe
4 7 (5.79%) VMware
5 3 (2.48%) IBM
6 1 (0.83%) Dell
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago