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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 66 83 50
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -33
Permanent jobs citing Spring 26 26 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.71% 2.11% 3.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.05% 4.63% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 41
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
430 562 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 44.84% 45.69% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 384 456 365
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £26,000 £27,500
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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 April 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 24 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 - 13 £55,000 -
West Malling +1 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Faversham - 3 £52,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £50,000 - 1
Maidstone +27 1 £47,500 -
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 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 76 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (80.26%) Maven
3 53 (69.74%) OOD
4 50 (65.79%) JavaScript
5 47 (61.84%) OO
5 47 (61.84%) Hibernate
5 47 (61.84%) MVC
5 47 (61.84%) JSON
6 46 (60.53%) MySQL
7 42 (55.26%) HTML
8 40 (52.63%) UML
9 39 (51.32%) J2EE
9 39 (51.32%) Subversion
10 37 (48.68%) Scrum
11 36 (47.37%) Oracle
12 28 (36.84%) AOP
13 27 (35.53%) SQL
14 26 (34.21%) Ant
14 26 (34.21%) XML
14 26 (34.21%) Eclipse
15 25 (32.89%) RUP
15 25 (32.89%) JDBC
15 25 (32.89%) JSP
15 25 (32.89%) Servlets
15 25 (32.89%) AspectJ
15 25 (32.89%) JIRA
15 25 (32.89%) Git (software)
15 25 (32.89%) REST
16 23 (30.26%) Linux
16 23 (30.26%) OOP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 22 (28.95%) Tomcat
1 22 (28.95%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (60.53%) MySQL
2 21 (27.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 61 (80.26%) Maven
2 39 (51.32%) Subversion
3 26 (34.21%) Ant
3 26 (34.21%) Eclipse
4 25 (32.89%) JIRA
4 25 (32.89%) Git (software)
5 18 (23.68%) jMock
5 18 (23.68%) JUnit
6 17 (22.37%) Mockito
7 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.32%) EasyMock
General
1 6 (7.89%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Publishing
3 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 76 (100.00%) Developer
2 73 (96.05%) Java Developer
3 37 (48.68%) Senior Developer
4 35 (46.05%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (27.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 21 (27.63%) J2EE Developer
6 14 (18.42%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 14 (18.42%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Graduate
9 2 (2.63%) Junior
9 2 (2.63%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Junior Java Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Graduate Java Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (61.84%) Hibernate
1 47 (61.84%) JSON
2 42 (55.26%) HTML
3 39 (51.32%) J2EE
4 26 (34.21%) XML
5 25 (32.89%) JDBC
5 25 (32.89%) JSP
5 25 (32.89%) Servlets
5 25 (32.89%) REST
6 22 (28.95%) CSS
6 22 (28.95%) Spring MVC
7 20 (26.32%) .NET
7 20 (26.32%) Spring Integration
8 8 (10.53%) Dojo
9 4 (5.26%) Java EE
10 3 (3.95%) Protocol Buffers
11 1 (1.32%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.32%) XSD
11 1 (1.32%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Mobile App
1 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.89%) Open Source
3 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.26%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Android
2 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.32%) UNIX
2 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (69.74%) OOD
2 47 (61.84%) MVC
2 47 (61.84%) OO
3 40 (52.63%) UML
4 37 (48.68%) Scrum
5 28 (36.84%) AOP
6 25 (32.89%) RUP
7 23 (30.26%) OOP
8 19 (25.00%) TDD
9 18 (23.68%) Project Management
10 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (13.16%) Build Automation
12 9 (11.84%) Web Development
13 7 (9.21%) Mobile Application Development
14 6 (7.89%) Web Application Development
15 3 (3.95%) Logistics
16 1 (1.32%) Mentoring
16 1 (1.32%) Mobile Development
16 1 (1.32%) Data Analysis
16 1 (1.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (65.79%) JavaScript
3 27 (35.53%) SQL
4 25 (32.89%) AspectJ
5 20 (26.32%) VB6
5 20 (26.32%) VB
6 15 (19.74%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 36 (47.37%) Oracle
2 22 (28.95%) IBM
3 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.32%) Business Objects
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