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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 69 91 66
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -25
Permanent jobs citing Spring 26 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.66% 1.52% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.78% 3.21% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 22
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -0.62%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
450 591 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.01% 47.28% 31.13%
Number of salaries quoted 410 467 308
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
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
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 1 April 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 - 11 £55,000 -
Maidstone +34 4 £47,500 +58.33%
Faversham - 3 £57,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £51,250 - 2
West Malling +7 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 73 (96.05%) Java
2 62 (81.58%) Maven
3 52 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 52 (68.42%) OOD
4 51 (67.11%) MVC
5 50 (65.79%) OO
5 50 (65.79%) Hibernate
6 47 (61.84%) JSON
7 46 (60.53%) HTML
7 46 (60.53%) MySQL
8 41 (53.95%) Oracle
9 37 (48.68%) J2EE
10 35 (46.05%) UML
11 34 (44.74%) Scrum
12 33 (43.42%) Subversion
13 30 (39.47%) REST
14 27 (35.53%) CSS
15 26 (34.21%) SQL Server
16 23 (30.26%) AOP
17 22 (28.95%) VB
17 22 (28.95%) .NET
17 22 (28.95%) Project Management
17 22 (28.95%) VB6
17 22 (28.95%) Spring Integration
18 21 (27.63%) SQL
18 21 (27.63%) Spring MVC
19 20 (26.32%) Ant
19 20 (26.32%) JDBC
19 20 (26.32%) JSP
19 20 (26.32%) Servlets

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 18 (23.68%) Tomcat
1 18 (23.68%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (60.53%) MySQL
2 26 (34.21%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 62 (81.58%) Maven
2 33 (43.42%) Subversion
3 20 (26.32%) Eclipse
3 20 (26.32%) Ant
3 20 (26.32%) JIRA
3 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
4 18 (23.68%) Mockito
4 18 (23.68%) jMock
4 18 (23.68%) JUnit
5 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (3.95%) Finance
1 3 (3.95%) Publishing
2 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 72 (94.74%) Developer
2 67 (88.16%) Java Developer
3 27 (35.53%) Senior Developer
4 23 (30.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (22.37%) J2EE Developer
5 17 (22.37%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 10 (13.16%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 10 (13.16%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Graduate Java Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Junior Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Junior Java Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Junior
7 5 (6.58%) Applications Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Graduate
8 4 (5.26%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Applications Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (65.79%) Hibernate
2 47 (61.84%) JSON
3 46 (60.53%) HTML
4 37 (48.68%) J2EE
5 30 (39.47%) REST
6 27 (35.53%) CSS
7 22 (28.95%) .NET
7 22 (28.95%) Spring Integration
8 21 (27.63%) Spring MVC
9 20 (26.32%) JDBC
9 20 (26.32%) JSP
9 20 (26.32%) Servlets
9 20 (26.32%) XML
10 6 (7.89%) Dojo
11 3 (3.95%) Java EE
11 3 (3.95%) Protocol Buffers
12 1 (1.32%) HTML5
12 1 (1.32%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.21%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.68%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Android
2 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (68.42%) OOD
2 51 (67.11%) MVC
3 50 (65.79%) OO
4 35 (46.05%) UML
5 34 (44.74%) Scrum
6 23 (30.26%) AOP
7 22 (28.95%) Project Management
8 20 (26.32%) RUP
9 18 (23.68%) OOP
9 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (23.68%) TDD
10 13 (17.11%) Build Automation
11 9 (11.84%) Web Development
12 7 (9.21%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (7.89%) Web Application Development
14 3 (3.95%) User Stories
14 3 (3.95%) Business Analysis
14 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce
15 2 (2.63%) Logistics
16 1 (1.32%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (96.05%) Java
2 52 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 22 (28.95%) VB
3 22 (28.95%) VB6
4 21 (27.63%) SQL
5 20 (26.32%) AspectJ
6 17 (22.37%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 41 (53.95%) Oracle
2 18 (23.68%) IBM
3 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
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