The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 44 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Spring 17 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.37% 6.45% 3.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 13.16% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 16
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Spring
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
272 228 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 53.97% 49.03% 48.71%
Number of salaries quoted 255 214 202
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £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 Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Spring across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Spring
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spring across the Lancashire region.

Spring Salary Trend in Lancashire

Spring
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Spring Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Spring
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Preston -1 7 £27,500 -52.17% 2
Blackburn - 7 £21,000 - 1
Chorley - 2 £29,250 - 1
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (78.13%) Hibernate
3 15 (46.88%) J2EE
4 13 (40.63%) HTML
4 13 (40.63%) CSS
4 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
5 11 (34.38%) Tomcat
6 10 (31.25%) OOD
6 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 10 (31.25%) OOP
6 10 (31.25%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (31.25%) Java EE
6 10 (31.25%) Asset Management
6 10 (31.25%) Release Management
7 8 (25.00%) SQL
7 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 7 (21.88%) JBoss
8 7 (21.88%) Linux
8 7 (21.88%) JSP
8 7 (21.88%) Apache Solr
9 6 (18.75%) jQuery
10 5 (15.63%) Subversion
11 4 (12.50%) Maven
11 4 (12.50%) JUnit
11 4 (12.50%) MySQL
12 3 (9.38%) MVC
12 3 (9.38%) C++
12 3 (9.38%) Apache
12 3 (9.38%) Spring MVC

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 11 (34.38%) Tomcat
2 7 (21.88%) Apache Solr
2 7 (21.88%) JBoss
3 3 (9.38%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Subversion
2 4 (12.50%) Maven
2 4 (12.50%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Developer
1 31 (96.88%) Java Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Graduate
4 6 (18.75%) Graduate Java Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Junior
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Junior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Java Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) Junior Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Junior Java Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) Hibernate
2 15 (46.88%) J2EE
3 13 (40.63%) CSS
3 13 (40.63%) HTML
4 10 (31.25%) Java EE
5 7 (21.88%) JSP
6 6 (18.75%) jQuery
7 3 (9.38%) Spring MVC
8 2 (6.25%) Struts
8 2 (6.25%) Middleware
9 1 (3.13%) Ajax
9 1 (3.13%) XML
9 1 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Asset Management
2 10 (31.25%) OOP
2 10 (31.25%) OOD
2 10 (31.25%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (31.25%) Release Management
3 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.38%) MVC
5 2 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (3.13%) Data Management
6 1 (3.13%) TDD
6 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle
Blackburn, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago