The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 67 58 77
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Permanent jobs citing Spring 34 35 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.07% 3.30% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 7.42% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 0
Average salary £50,000 £39,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
442 472 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 39.93% 44.49% 43.12%
Number of salaries quoted 398 404 326
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Spring
South East

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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
West Malling +10 11 £62,500 +51.51%
Tunbridge Wells - 3 - - 1
Sittingbourne - 2 £47,500 - 1
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 52 (94.55%) Java
2 41 (74.55%) JavaScript
3 38 (69.09%) Maven
4 34 (61.82%) .NET
5 33 (60.00%) VB
6 31 (56.36%) Hibernate
7 30 (54.55%) MySQL
8 29 (52.73%) Oracle
8 29 (52.73%) OO
8 29 (52.73%) OOD
9 28 (50.91%) JSON
9 28 (50.91%) HTML
10 27 (49.09%) SQL Server
10 27 (49.09%) REST
11 26 (47.27%) Spring Integration
11 26 (47.27%) CSS
12 24 (43.64%) E-Commerce
12 24 (43.64%) MVC
12 24 (43.64%) VB6
13 20 (36.36%) Dojo
14 14 (25.45%) RDBMS
14 14 (25.45%) VB.NET
14 14 (25.45%) Relational Database
15 12 (21.82%) Eclipse
16 11 (20.00%) SQL
17 10 (18.18%) Publishing
18 9 (16.36%) NetBeans
18 9 (16.36%) XML
18 9 (16.36%) Open Source
19 8 (14.55%) J2EE

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 7 (12.73%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.45%) Apache
3 2 (3.64%) Mule
4 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Internet
2 4 (7.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (54.55%) MySQL
2 27 (49.09%) SQL Server
3 14 (25.45%) RDBMS
3 14 (25.45%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (69.09%) Maven
2 12 (21.82%) Eclipse
3 9 (16.36%) NetBeans
4 7 (12.73%) JUnit
5 5 (9.09%) Ant
5 5 (9.09%) jMock
5 5 (9.09%) Subversion
6 3 (5.45%) IntelliJ
6 3 (5.45%) EasyMock
6 3 (5.45%) Hudson
6 3 (5.45%) CruiseControl
7 2 (3.64%) Gradle
7 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.64%) Mockito
8 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (18.18%) Publishing
2 6 (10.91%) Games
3 5 (9.09%) Finance
3 5 (9.09%) Legal
4 4 (7.27%) Multimedia
5 3 (5.45%) Back Office
5 3 (5.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (78.18%) Developer
2 29 (52.73%) Java Developer
3 15 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 14 (25.45%) Web Developer
5 13 (23.64%) Senior Developer
6 9 (16.36%) Technical Design Authority
7 7 (12.73%) Senior Web Developer
7 7 (12.73%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (10.91%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Technical Design Architect
9 4 (7.27%) Technical Architect
9 4 (7.27%) Architect
10 3 (5.45%) Java Swing Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Technical Leader
10 3 (5.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 2 (3.64%) Junior Software Developer
11 2 (3.64%) Junior J2EE Developer
11 2 (3.64%) Junior Java Developer
11 2 (3.64%) Junior Developer
11 2 (3.64%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (61.82%) .NET
2 31 (56.36%) Hibernate
3 28 (50.91%) JSON
3 28 (50.91%) HTML
4 27 (49.09%) REST
5 26 (47.27%) Spring Integration
5 26 (47.27%) CSS
6 20 (36.36%) Dojo
7 9 (16.36%) XML
8 8 (14.55%) J2EE
8 8 (14.55%) J2SE
9 5 (9.09%) Web Services
10 4 (7.27%) JPA
11 3 (5.45%) Swing
11 3 (5.45%) XSD
11 3 (5.45%) JSP
11 3 (5.45%) OAuth
11 3 (5.45%) Unity DI Container
11 3 (5.45%) XMLBeans
11 3 (5.45%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Open Source
2 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) UNIX
4 2 (3.64%) Android
5 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (52.73%) OO
1 29 (52.73%) OOD
2 24 (43.64%) E-Commerce
2 24 (43.64%) MVC
3 6 (10.91%) Use Case
3 6 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (10.91%) UML
3 6 (10.91%) Scrum
4 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.27%) TDD
5 4 (7.27%) Web Development
5 4 (7.27%) OOP
5 4 (7.27%) Project Management
6 3 (5.45%) DSDM
6 3 (5.45%) SOA
6 3 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.45%) Software Architecture
6 3 (5.45%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (94.55%) Java
2 41 (74.55%) JavaScript
3 33 (60.00%) VB
4 24 (43.64%) VB6
5 14 (25.45%) VB.NET
6 11 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (5.45%) PHP
7 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.64%) Delphi
9 1 (1.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) JBoss
3 3 (5.45%) Business Objects
3 3 (5.45%) Facebook
3 3 (5.45%) Twitter
3 3 (5.45%) Google
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