The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 64 77 51
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -26
Permanent jobs citing Spring 29 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.94% 2.16% 3.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.49% 4.92% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 39
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +5.59%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £41,931
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +1.35%
Spring
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
447 508 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 45.29% 43.83% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 397 442 350
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,250 £51,430
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Spring
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Spring Salary Trend in Kent

Spring
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Spring Salary Histogram in Kent

Spring
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Tonbridge - 13 £55,000 -
Faversham - 5 £52,500 -
West Malling -3 2 £50,000 +17.64%
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £50,000 - 1
Maidstone +12 1 £47,500 - 1
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 72 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (77.78%) Maven
3 46 (63.89%) JavaScript
4 44 (61.11%) UML
4 44 (61.11%) OOD
4 44 (61.11%) Subversion
5 43 (59.72%) Hibernate
5 43 (59.72%) MVC
6 42 (58.33%) OO
7 41 (56.94%) J2EE
8 39 (54.17%) Scrum
9 38 (52.78%) JSON
9 38 (52.78%) MySQL
9 38 (52.78%) HTML
10 32 (44.44%) Oracle
11 28 (38.89%) AOP
12 27 (37.50%) SQL
12 27 (37.50%) Spring MVC
13 26 (36.11%) Ant
13 26 (36.11%) Eclipse
13 26 (36.11%) XML
14 25 (34.72%) RUP
14 25 (34.72%) JDBC
14 25 (34.72%) JSP
14 25 (34.72%) Servlets
14 25 (34.72%) JIRA
14 25 (34.72%) AspectJ
14 25 (34.72%) Git (software)
15 24 (33.33%) TDD
16 23 (31.94%) OOP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 22 (30.56%) Tomcat
1 22 (30.56%) Cloud Foundry
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (52.78%) MySQL
2 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 56 (77.78%) Maven
2 44 (61.11%) Subversion
3 26 (36.11%) Ant
3 26 (36.11%) Eclipse
4 25 (34.72%) JIRA
4 25 (34.72%) Git (software)
5 22 (30.56%) JUnit
5 22 (30.56%) jMock
6 21 (29.17%) Mockito
7 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.39%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.39%) EasyMock
General
1 5 (6.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Publishing
3 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 72 (100.00%) Developer
2 69 (95.83%) Java Developer
3 40 (55.56%) Senior Developer
4 38 (52.78%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (29.17%) J2EE Developer
5 21 (29.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 18 (25.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 18 (25.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (59.72%) Hibernate
2 41 (56.94%) J2EE
3 38 (52.78%) JSON
3 38 (52.78%) HTML
4 27 (37.50%) Spring MVC
5 26 (36.11%) XML
6 25 (34.72%) JDBC
6 25 (34.72%) JSP
6 25 (34.72%) Servlets
7 16 (22.22%) REST
8 13 (18.06%) Spring Integration
8 13 (18.06%) .NET
8 13 (18.06%) CSS
9 7 (9.72%) Dojo
10 4 (5.56%) Java EE
11 3 (4.17%) Protocol Buffers
12 1 (1.39%) Web Services
12 1 (1.39%) XSD
12 1 (1.39%) Swing
12 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.72%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.94%) Linux
2 1 (1.39%) UNIX
2 1 (1.39%) Windows
2 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (61.11%) UML
1 44 (61.11%) OOD
2 43 (59.72%) MVC
3 42 (58.33%) OO
4 39 (54.17%) Scrum
5 28 (38.89%) AOP
6 25 (34.72%) RUP
7 24 (33.33%) TDD
8 23 (31.94%) OOP
9 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (16.67%) Build Automation
11 10 (13.89%) Project Management
12 9 (12.50%) Web Development
13 7 (9.72%) Mobile Application Development
14 6 (8.33%) Web Application Development
15 4 (5.56%) Logistics
16 1 (1.39%) Data Analysis
16 1 (1.39%) DSDM
16 1 (1.39%) Software Architecture
16 1 (1.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (63.89%) JavaScript
3 27 (37.50%) SQL
4 25 (34.72%) AspectJ
5 13 (18.06%) VB6
5 13 (18.06%) VB
6 9 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 32 (44.44%) Oracle
2 22 (30.56%) IBM
3 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.39%) Business Objects
Maidstone
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago