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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 69 88 57
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -31
Permanent jobs citing Spring 15 1 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.37% 0.093% 2.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% 0.27% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 30
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 £28,500 £41,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
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
360 370 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 33.00% 34.23% 44.70%
Number of salaries quoted 303 335 405
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 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 2 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 2 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
(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
Brentwood - 8 £42,500 -
Colchester - 8 £42,500 -
Witham - 2 £27,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - - 1
Chelmsford - 1 £21,000 -
Spring
East of England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 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 29 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (62.07%) MVC
2 18 (62.07%) Hibernate
2 18 (62.07%) SQL
2 18 (62.07%) Struts
3 14 (48.28%) JBoss
4 13 (44.83%) PL/SQL
4 13 (44.83%) Oracle
4 13 (44.83%) WebSphere
5 12 (41.38%) Maven
5 12 (41.38%) Ant
5 12 (41.38%) J2EE
5 12 (41.38%) JMS
5 12 (41.38%) Data Mining
5 12 (41.38%) WebLogic
6 11 (37.93%) Web Services
6 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
6 11 (37.93%) Spring MVC
6 11 (37.93%) GlassFish
6 11 (37.93%) NoSQL
6 11 (37.93%) Gradle
7 9 (31.03%) JPA
7 9 (31.03%) Java SE
7 9 (31.03%) Java EE
7 9 (31.03%) EJB
8 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
8 8 (27.59%) Servlets
8 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
8 8 (27.59%) Open Source
9 7 (24.14%) Relational Database

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 13 (44.83%) WebSphere
2 12 (41.38%) WebLogic
3 11 (37.93%) GlassFish
4 5 (17.24%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) Data Mining
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) NoSQL
3 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
4 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
5 6 (20.69%) RDBMS
6 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Ant
1 12 (41.38%) Maven
2 11 (37.93%) Gradle
3 4 (13.79%) JUnit
General
1 7 (24.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
2 25 (86.21%) Java Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Junior
7 1 (3.45%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) Struts
1 18 (62.07%) Hibernate
2 12 (41.38%) JMS
2 12 (41.38%) J2EE
3 11 (37.93%) Web Services
3 11 (37.93%) Spring MVC
4 9 (31.03%) JPA
4 9 (31.03%) Java SE
4 9 (31.03%) Java EE
4 9 (31.03%) EJB
5 8 (27.59%) Servlets
6 6 (20.69%) CSS
6 6 (20.69%) XML
6 6 (20.69%) Struts2
7 5 (17.24%) JSP
7 5 (17.24%) SOAP
7 5 (17.24%) .NET
8 1 (3.45%) HTML
8 1 (3.45%) Swing
8 1 (3.45%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Open Source
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) MVC
2 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
3 6 (20.69%) OO
4 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) Web Development
5 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (62.07%) SQL
3 13 (44.83%) PL/SQL
4 5 (17.24%) VB
4 5 (17.24%) VB.NET
4 5 (17.24%) C++
4 5 (17.24%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) JBoss
2 13 (44.83%) Oracle