The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 39 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Spring 6 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.50% 4.41% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.62% 7.83% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 12
Average salary £43,750 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.30% -9.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -4.59%
Spring
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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 Ipswich region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
130 166 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 54.17% 56.27% 51.32%
Number of salaries quoted 114 158 186
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Spring
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Spring Salary Trend in Ipswich

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Hibernate
3 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
3 10 (76.92%) Degree
3 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
3 10 (76.92%) J2EE
4 9 (69.23%) Oracle
4 9 (69.23%) Struts
4 9 (69.23%) Tomcat
5 8 (61.54%) Servlets
5 8 (61.54%) EJB
5 8 (61.54%) JPA
6 7 (53.85%) JSF
6 7 (53.85%) System Testing
6 7 (53.85%) SOAP
6 7 (53.85%) Web Services
6 7 (53.85%) JMS
6 7 (53.85%) UML
6 7 (53.85%) JSP
7 6 (46.15%) SQL
8 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
8 5 (38.46%) CSS
9 3 (23.08%) HTML
9 3 (23.08%) Groovy
9 3 (23.08%) Grails
9 3 (23.08%) jQuery
10 2 (15.38%) Maven
10 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
10 2 (15.38%) Physics
10 2 (15.38%) Android

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 9 (69.23%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Ant
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
General
1 2 (15.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
1 12 (92.31%) Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Graduate
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Hibernate
2 10 (76.92%) J2EE
3 9 (69.23%) Struts
4 8 (61.54%) EJB
4 8 (61.54%) Servlets
4 8 (61.54%) JPA
5 7 (53.85%) JMS
5 7 (53.85%) SOAP
5 7 (53.85%) JSF
5 7 (53.85%) JSP
5 7 (53.85%) Web Services
6 5 (38.46%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) Grails
7 3 (23.08%) jQuery
8 2 (15.38%) XML
8 2 (15.38%) XSLT
8 2 (15.38%) Vaadin
9 1 (7.69%) Ajax
9 1 (7.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 2 (15.38%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Android
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) System Testing
2 7 (53.85%) UML
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (15.38%) Android Development
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Progress
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss