The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 80 69 78
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Spring 18 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.81% 2.94% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.20% 6.46% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 20
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +8.23%
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
429 449 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 43.07% 45.49% 44.02%
Number of salaries quoted 386 399 443
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,430 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Spring as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

Spring Salary Histogram in Kent

Spring
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +18 11 £64,000 +28.00%
Sittingbourne - 5 £47,500 -
Whitstable - 1 £32,000 -
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Spring.

1 36 (67.92%) Java
2 35 (66.04%) Linux
3 32 (60.38%) Tomcat
4 25 (47.17%) MySQL
5 24 (45.28%) SQL
5 24 (45.28%) Cloud Foundry
6 23 (43.40%) XML
6 23 (43.40%) Scrum
7 20 (37.74%) Eclipse
7 20 (37.74%) Bluemix
8 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (32.08%) Maven
9 17 (32.08%) JIRA
9 17 (32.08%) J2EE
10 16 (30.19%) IBM
11 15 (28.30%) Subversion
11 15 (28.30%) AspectJ
11 15 (28.30%) AOP
11 15 (28.30%) JSON
11 15 (28.30%) Git (software)
11 15 (28.30%) OOD
11 15 (28.30%) Ant
11 15 (28.30%) JDBC
11 15 (28.30%) JSP
11 15 (28.30%) Servlets
11 15 (28.30%) RUP
11 15 (28.30%) UML
11 15 (28.30%) OOP
11 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
12 14 (26.42%) Opscode Chef

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (60.38%) Tomcat
2 24 (45.28%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (7.55%) JBoss
4 2 (3.77%) WildFly
5 1 (1.89%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.74%) Bluemix
2 14 (26.42%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (16.98%) SoftLayer
3 9 (16.98%) Sumo Logic
4 5 (9.43%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) SNMP
1 9 (16.98%) SSL
1 9 (16.98%) VPN
1 9 (16.98%) Wireless
2 2 (3.77%) CDMA
2 2 (3.77%) GSM
2 2 (3.77%) LTE
2 2 (3.77%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (47.17%) MySQL
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.43%) MariaDB
4 3 (5.66%) Big Data
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (37.74%) Eclipse
2 17 (32.08%) JIRA
2 17 (32.08%) Maven
3 15 (28.30%) Ant
3 15 (28.30%) Git (software)
3 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
3 15 (28.30%) Subversion
4 10 (18.87%) JUnit
5 9 (16.98%) Vagrant
6 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
7 6 (11.32%) Hudson
8 2 (3.77%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.89%) RSpec
9 1 (1.89%) Selenium
9 1 (1.89%) WATIR
General
1 2 (3.77%) Marketing
1 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Automotive
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (79.25%) Developer
2 34 (64.15%) Java Developer
3 16 (30.19%) Senior Developer
3 16 (30.19%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (20.75%) Junior
4 11 (20.75%) Junior Developer
4 11 (20.75%) Junior Java Developer
5 8 (15.09%) .NET Developer
5 8 (15.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (15.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (15.09%) C# Developer
5 8 (15.09%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Graduate
5 8 (15.09%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Graduate Java Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Software Developer
6 7 (13.21%) J2EE Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Administrator
7 6 (11.32%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (43.40%) XML
2 17 (32.08%) J2EE
3 15 (28.30%) JDBC
3 15 (28.30%) JSON
3 15 (28.30%) JSP
3 15 (28.30%) Servlets
4 14 (26.42%) JPA
5 13 (24.53%) Vaadin
6 9 (16.98%) Grails
6 9 (16.98%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (15.09%) .NET
7 8 (15.09%) .NET Framework
7 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET
7 8 (15.09%) GWT
7 8 (15.09%) HTML
7 8 (15.09%) Java EE
8 7 (13.21%) Web Services
9 5 (9.43%) JSF
9 5 (9.43%) REST
10 3 (5.66%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Cryptography
1 9 (16.98%) Mobile App
1 9 (16.98%) PKI
1 9 (16.98%) Statistics
2 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (66.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Scrum
2 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (28.30%) AOP
3 15 (28.30%) OOD
3 15 (28.30%) OOP
3 15 (28.30%) RUP
3 15 (28.30%) UML
4 14 (26.42%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (20.75%) Unit Testing
6 9 (16.98%) Analytics
6 9 (16.98%) Computer Security
6 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (16.98%) DevOps
6 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
6 9 (16.98%) SDLC
7 8 (15.09%) Process Improvement
8 3 (5.66%) ETL
8 3 (5.66%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (3.77%) Kanban
9 2 (3.77%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (67.92%) Java
2 24 (45.28%) SQL
3 15 (28.30%) AspectJ
4 11 (20.75%) Bash Shell
4 11 (20.75%) Python
5 10 (18.87%) Ruby
6 8 (15.09%) C#
6 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
7 5 (9.43%) Delphi
8 3 (5.66%) Perl
9 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) COBIT
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (16.98%) Nagios
2 9 (16.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) IBM
2 9 (16.98%) Splunk
3 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.89%) Informatica
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle