The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 80 71 88
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs citing Spring 8 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.82% 1.26% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.05% 3.01% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 6
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -11.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £25,900 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £48,200 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Spring
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
390 332 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 39.96% 41.87% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 355 308 389
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,250 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Spring
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Spring Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Spring
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

Spring Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Spring
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Cirencester - 3 £37,500 -
Gloucester +5 2 £44,750 -10.50%
Spring
South West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 43 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (90.70%) XML
3 28 (65.12%) JUnit
4 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (58.14%) Scrum
6 21 (48.84%) JSON
6 21 (48.84%) RESTful
7 20 (46.51%) Hibernate
8 16 (37.21%) Finance
9 14 (32.56%) SQL
9 14 (32.56%) Relational Database
10 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
10 13 (30.23%) HTML
10 13 (30.23%) CSS
11 11 (25.58%) Eclipse
11 11 (25.58%) RDBMS
11 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
11 11 (25.58%) JSF
11 11 (25.58%) Ajax
11 11 (25.58%) JBehave
11 11 (25.58%) Open Source
11 11 (25.58%) Test Automation
11 11 (25.58%) QA
11 11 (25.58%) Selenium
11 11 (25.58%) jMock
12 10 (23.26%) WebSphere
12 10 (23.26%) WebSphere Application Server
13 9 (20.93%) J2EE
13 9 (20.93%) Web Services
13 9 (20.93%) IBM

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
2 10 (23.26%) WebSphere
2 10 (23.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) HTTP
1 1 (2.33%) SAN
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) Relational Database
2 11 (25.58%) RDBMS
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.65%) MySQL
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (65.12%) JUnit
2 11 (25.58%) Eclipse
2 11 (25.58%) Selenium
2 11 (25.58%) jMock
2 11 (25.58%) JBehave
3 5 (11.63%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (2.33%) Synon
4 1 (2.33%) JMeter
4 1 (2.33%) Maven
4 1 (2.33%) Ant
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Advertising
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
2 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) Developer
1 25 (58.14%) Java Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Test Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) QA Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) QA Automation Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Automation Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Test Automation Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Graduate
5 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (2.33%) Programmer
6 1 (2.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.33%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Computer Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (90.70%) XML
2 21 (48.84%) JSON
2 21 (48.84%) RESTful
3 20 (46.51%) Hibernate
4 13 (30.23%) HTML
4 13 (30.23%) CSS
5 11 (25.58%) JSF
5 11 (25.58%) Ajax
6 9 (20.93%) Web Services
6 9 (20.93%) J2EE
7 7 (16.28%) JSP
7 7 (16.28%) Struts
8 5 (11.63%) JDBC
9 4 (9.30%) Spring Web Flow
10 3 (6.98%) JPA
11 1 (2.33%) jQuery
11 1 (2.33%) Java EE
11 1 (2.33%) Lucene
11 1 (2.33%) Swing
11 1 (2.33%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Open Source
2 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (58.14%) Scrum
3 11 (25.58%) Test Automation
4 7 (16.28%) OO
5 6 (13.95%) RAD
5 6 (13.95%) CRUD
5 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.30%) UML
7 3 (6.98%) Load Testing
8 2 (4.65%) TDD
9 1 (2.33%) RUP
9 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.33%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.33%) Line Management
9 1 (2.33%) BDD
9 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (32.56%) SQL
3 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.28%) C++
5 2 (4.65%) AspectJ
6 1 (2.33%) RPG IV
6 1 (2.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) IBM
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle