The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 30 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 77 89 73
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing Spring 14 4 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.17% 0.36% 2.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.37% 1.01% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 28
Average salary £43,750 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £41,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £43,550 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
416 395 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.87% 35.14% 47.56%
Number of salaries quoted 375 355 496
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Spring
East of England

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Spring
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Spring Salary Trend in Essex

Spring
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Essex

Spring
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 5 £45,000 -
Witham - 5 £27,500 -
Brentwood - 4 £41,250 -
Chelmsford - 3 £42,500 -
Spring
East of England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (75.00%) Struts
3 17 (70.83%) SQL
4 14 (58.33%) J2EE
4 14 (58.33%) MVC
5 13 (54.17%) Spring MVC
6 11 (45.83%) Hibernate
6 11 (45.83%) JPA
7 10 (41.67%) Java SE
7 10 (41.67%) EJB
7 10 (41.67%) Servlets
8 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing
9 8 (33.33%) Java EE
10 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
10 7 (29.17%) Oracle
10 7 (29.17%) Automotive
10 7 (29.17%) JBoss
11 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
11 6 (25.00%) OO
11 6 (25.00%) JMS
11 6 (25.00%) Data Mining
11 6 (25.00%) Ant
11 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
11 6 (25.00%) Maven
12 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (20.83%) Drupal
12 5 (20.83%) GlassFish
12 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (20.83%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (20.83%) Struts2

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
2 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 5 (20.83%) Drupal
3 5 (20.83%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Ant
1 6 (25.00%) Maven
2 5 (20.83%) Gradle
3 4 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 7 (29.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 21 (87.50%) Java Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) Struts
2 14 (58.33%) J2EE
3 13 (54.17%) Spring MVC
4 11 (45.83%) Hibernate
4 11 (45.83%) JPA
5 10 (41.67%) Java SE
5 10 (41.67%) EJB
5 10 (41.67%) Servlets
6 8 (33.33%) Java EE
7 6 (25.00%) JMS
8 5 (20.83%) Struts2
8 5 (20.83%) .NET
8 5 (20.83%) SOAP
8 5 (20.83%) CSS
8 5 (20.83%) JSP
8 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 5 (20.83%) XML
9 1 (4.17%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Open Source
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) MVC
2 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 6 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) OOP
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (20.83%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) PHP
4 5 (20.83%) VB
4 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
1 7 (29.17%) JBoss