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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 57 89 75
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -14
Permanent jobs citing Spring 51 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.69% 1.18% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.19% 2.55% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 44 13 2
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +5.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £30,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,750 £39,750
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
555 509 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.01% 46.11% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 505 447 213
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 - 9 £55,000 -
Maidstone +14 7 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Faversham - 7 £57,500 -
West Malling - 4 £46,250 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £46,250 -
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 81 (96.43%) Java
2 65 (77.38%) JavaScript
3 63 (75.00%) Maven
4 61 (72.62%) MVC
5 60 (71.43%) Hibernate
5 60 (71.43%) OO
6 59 (70.24%) HTML
7 54 (64.29%) OOD
8 50 (59.52%) JSON
9 45 (53.57%) Oracle
10 42 (50.00%) MySQL
10 42 (50.00%) REST
11 39 (46.43%) CSS
12 33 (39.29%) .NET
12 33 (39.29%) VB
12 33 (39.29%) VB6
12 33 (39.29%) Spring Integration
13 31 (36.90%) J2EE
13 31 (36.90%) SQL Server
14 28 (33.33%) Scrum
15 26 (30.95%) Project Management
16 24 (28.57%) UML
17 23 (27.38%) Subversion
18 21 (25.00%) VB.NET
19 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
20 19 (22.62%) Spring MVC
21 17 (20.24%) TDD
21 17 (20.24%) SQL
22 16 (19.05%) JUnit
22 16 (19.05%) jMock

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (10.71%) Tomcat
1 9 (10.71%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (50.00%) MySQL
2 31 (36.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 63 (75.00%) Maven
2 23 (27.38%) Subversion
3 16 (19.05%) JUnit
3 16 (19.05%) jMock
3 16 (19.05%) Mockito
4 12 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 11 (13.10%) Ant
5 11 (13.10%) JIRA
5 11 (13.10%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.19%) PVCS
7 1 (1.19%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 9 (10.71%) Publishing
2 3 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 76 (90.48%) Developer
2 71 (84.52%) Java Developer
3 22 (26.19%) Senior Developer
4 17 (20.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (10.71%) J2EE Developer
5 9 (10.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Junior
6 6 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Junior Java Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Graduate
6 6 (7.14%) Graduate Java Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Senior Applications Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 59 (70.24%) HTML
3 50 (59.52%) JSON
4 42 (50.00%) REST
5 39 (46.43%) CSS
6 33 (39.29%) .NET
6 33 (39.29%) Spring Integration
7 31 (36.90%) J2EE
8 19 (22.62%) Spring MVC
9 12 (14.29%) Dojo
9 12 (14.29%) XML
10 11 (13.10%) JDBC
10 11 (13.10%) JSP
10 11 (13.10%) Servlets
11 5 (5.95%) Struts
12 3 (3.57%) Protocol Buffers
13 2 (2.38%) Java EE
14 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
14 1 (1.19%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.14%) Open Source
2 6 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (72.62%) MVC
2 60 (71.43%) OO
3 54 (64.29%) OOD
4 28 (33.33%) Scrum
5 26 (30.95%) Project Management
6 24 (28.57%) UML
7 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (20.24%) TDD
9 14 (16.67%) AOP
10 13 (15.48%) Build Automation
11 11 (13.10%) RUP
12 9 (10.71%) OOP
12 9 (10.71%) Web Development
13 7 (8.33%) E-Commerce
14 6 (7.14%) Web Application Development
14 6 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
15 5 (5.95%) Incident Management
16 4 (4.76%) Data Analysis
16 4 (4.76%) Data Modelling
17 3 (3.57%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 81 (96.43%) Java
2 65 (77.38%) JavaScript
3 33 (39.29%) VB
3 33 (39.29%) VB6
4 21 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 17 (20.24%) SQL
6 11 (13.10%) AspectJ
Vendors
1 45 (53.57%) Oracle
2 10 (11.90%) IBM
3 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
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