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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 75 72 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Permanent jobs citing Spring 22 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.00% 2.98% 3.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.28% 7.43% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 19
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £39,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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
514 444 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.77% 40.11% 44.38%
Number of salaries quoted 458 400 398
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 - 7 £55,000 -
West Malling -2 5 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Faversham - 2 £55,000 -
Sittingbourne +2 1 £34,000 -28.42% 1
Tunbridge Wells -29 1 £47,500 -
Whitstable - 1 £32,000 - 1
Maidstone - 1 £25,000 -
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 50 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (72.00%) UML
2 36 (72.00%) Subversion
3 35 (70.00%) Maven
4 30 (60.00%) JSON
4 30 (60.00%) OOD
4 30 (60.00%) Scrum
5 27 (54.00%) J2EE
6 26 (52.00%) SQL
6 26 (52.00%) XML
7 25 (50.00%) Ant
7 25 (50.00%) Linux
7 25 (50.00%) MySQL
7 25 (50.00%) Eclipse
8 24 (48.00%) JIRA
9 23 (46.00%) AspectJ
9 23 (46.00%) AOP
9 23 (46.00%) Git (software)
9 23 (46.00%) Hibernate
9 23 (46.00%) JDBC
9 23 (46.00%) JSP
9 23 (46.00%) Servlets
9 23 (46.00%) RUP
10 22 (44.00%) OOP
10 22 (44.00%) Tomcat
11 21 (42.00%) IBM
11 21 (42.00%) Cloud Foundry
12 17 (34.00%) OO
12 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
13 15 (30.00%) HTML

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (44.00%) Tomcat
2 21 (42.00%) Cloud Foundry
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) CDMA
1 1 (2.00%) GSM
1 1 (2.00%) UMTS
1 1 (2.00%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (72.00%) Subversion
2 35 (70.00%) Maven
3 25 (50.00%) Ant
3 25 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 24 (48.00%) JIRA
5 23 (46.00%) Git (software)
6 13 (26.00%) JUnit
7 12 (24.00%) jMock
8 10 (20.00%) Mockito
9 2 (4.00%) EasyMock
9 2 (4.00%) IntelliJ
10 1 (2.00%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (98.00%) Developer
2 48 (96.00%) Java Developer
3 37 (74.00%) Senior Developer
3 37 (74.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 20 (40.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 20 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 20 (40.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 20 (40.00%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (2.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (2.00%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (2.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (2.00%) Junior
5 1 (2.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (60.00%) JSON
2 27 (54.00%) J2EE
3 26 (52.00%) XML
4 23 (46.00%) Hibernate
4 23 (46.00%) JDBC
4 23 (46.00%) JSP
4 23 (46.00%) Servlets
5 15 (30.00%) HTML
6 13 (26.00%) Spring MVC
7 9 (18.00%) Dojo
8 7 (14.00%) REST
9 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
10 3 (6.00%) Java EE
10 3 (6.00%) Web Services
11 2 (4.00%) XSD
11 2 (4.00%) Swing
12 1 (2.00%) JPA
12 1 (2.00%) HTML5
12 1 (2.00%) .NET
12 1 (2.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) UNIX
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (72.00%) UML
2 30 (60.00%) OOD
2 30 (60.00%) Scrum
3 23 (46.00%) AOP
3 23 (46.00%) RUP
4 22 (44.00%) OOP
5 17 (34.00%) OO
6 14 (28.00%) MVC
6 14 (28.00%) TDD
7 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.00%) Logistics
10 3 (6.00%) Build Automation
11 2 (4.00%) Project Management
11 2 (4.00%) DSDM
12 1 (2.00%) SOA
12 1 (2.00%) ETL
12 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (52.00%) SQL
3 23 (46.00%) AspectJ
4 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.00%) C#
6 1 (2.00%) Delphi
6 1 (2.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.00%) Python
6 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.00%) VB6
6 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) IBM
2 12 (24.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Herne Bay, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000
Posted: 4 days ago