The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 70 91 59
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -32
Permanent jobs citing Spring 17 1 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.55% 0.091% 2.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.56% 0.28% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 26
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £41,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Spring
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
373 363 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.03% 32.91% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 305 327 373
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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
Brentwood - 6 £42,500 -
Colchester - 6 £42,500 -
Chelmsford - 3 £21,000 -
Witham - 2 £27,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - - 1
Spring
East of England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (68.75%) Struts
3 21 (65.63%) MVC
4 20 (62.50%) SQL
5 17 (53.13%) Hibernate
6 14 (43.75%) Spring MVC
7 13 (40.63%) JBoss
8 12 (37.50%) PL/SQL
8 12 (37.50%) Oracle
8 12 (37.50%) Java SE
8 12 (37.50%) WebSphere
9 11 (34.38%) Maven
9 11 (34.38%) JPA
9 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
9 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
9 11 (34.38%) Ant
9 11 (34.38%) JMS
9 11 (34.38%) Data Mining
9 11 (34.38%) Web Services
9 11 (34.38%) WebLogic
9 11 (34.38%) NoSQL
9 11 (34.38%) Gradle
10 10 (31.25%) J2EE
10 10 (31.25%) GlassFish
11 8 (25.00%) Java EE
11 8 (25.00%) Struts2
11 8 (25.00%) Automotive
11 8 (25.00%) EJB
11 8 (25.00%) CSS
12 7 (21.88%) JSP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 11 (34.38%) WebLogic
3 10 (31.25%) GlassFish
4 5 (15.63%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
1 11 (34.38%) Data Mining
1 11 (34.38%) NoSQL
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
2 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
4 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Ant
1 11 (34.38%) Maven
1 11 (34.38%) Gradle
2 4 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (87.50%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Java Programmer
5 2 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Programmer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Graduate
6 1 (3.13%) Junior
6 1 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) Struts
2 17 (53.13%) Hibernate
3 14 (43.75%) Spring MVC
4 12 (37.50%) Java SE
5 11 (34.38%) JMS
5 11 (34.38%) JPA
5 11 (34.38%) Web Services
6 10 (31.25%) J2EE
7 8 (25.00%) EJB
7 8 (25.00%) CSS
7 8 (25.00%) Struts2
7 8 (25.00%) Java EE
8 7 (21.88%) JSP
8 7 (21.88%) Servlets
9 6 (18.75%) XML
10 5 (15.63%) .NET
10 5 (15.63%) SOAP
11 3 (9.38%) HTML
12 2 (6.25%) CSS3
12 2 (6.25%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Open Source
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) MVC
2 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
3 7 (21.88%) OO
4 2 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.13%) Web Development
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (62.50%) SQL
3 12 (37.50%) PL/SQL
4 5 (15.63%) VB
4 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
4 5 (15.63%) C++
4 5 (15.63%) PHP
5 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) JBoss
2 12 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Twitter