The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 35 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Permanent jobs citing Spring 20 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.37% 1.04% 4.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.30% 1.76% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 25
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,100 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £37,200 £36,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
215 284 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.94% 59.17% 50.16%
Number of salaries quoted 192 254 301
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Spring
North West

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Preston +3 9 £57,500 +69.11%
Burnley - 6 £57,500 -
Blackburn - 5 £38,500 - 1
Newton-le-Willows - 2 £32,500 -
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 49 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (87.76%) Hibernate
3 29 (59.18%) Struts
4 24 (48.98%) SQL
5 21 (42.86%) J2EE
5 21 (42.86%) Web Development
6 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (32.65%) JDBC
7 16 (32.65%) HTML
7 16 (32.65%) E-Commerce
7 16 (32.65%) Website Architecture
8 15 (30.61%) Scrum
9 14 (28.57%) CSS
10 13 (26.53%) Tomcat
11 11 (22.45%) OO
11 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
12 10 (20.41%) Web Services
12 10 (20.41%) TDD
12 10 (20.41%) BDD
12 10 (20.41%) Scala
12 10 (20.41%) Subversion
13 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
13 8 (16.33%) OOA/OOD
13 8 (16.33%) MVC
13 8 (16.33%) PHP
13 8 (16.33%) C++
13 8 (16.33%) MySQL
14 7 (14.29%) XML
15 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
15 6 (12.24%) Degree

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (26.53%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.12%) Apache
3 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.08%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.08%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (4.08%) Liferay
3 2 (4.08%) IBM Connections
3 2 (4.08%) Jetty
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) MySQL
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Subversion
2 3 (6.12%) MyEclipse
2 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.04%) JUnit
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
1 2 (4.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (79.59%) Developer
2 38 (77.55%) Java Developer
3 16 (32.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (18.37%) J2EE Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Java Consultant
5 8 (16.33%) Software Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Java Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Programmer
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.08%) Java Programmer
8 2 (4.08%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.08%) Software Programmer
9 1 (2.04%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (87.76%) Hibernate
2 29 (59.18%) Struts
3 21 (42.86%) J2EE
4 16 (32.65%) JDBC
4 16 (32.65%) HTML
5 14 (28.57%) CSS
6 10 (20.41%) Web Services
7 7 (14.29%) XML
8 6 (12.24%) HTML5
9 5 (10.20%) JSP
10 4 (8.16%) Servlets
10 4 (8.16%) Java EE
10 4 (8.16%) GWT
11 3 (6.12%) jQuery
11 3 (6.12%) JSON
11 3 (6.12%) Akka
11 3 (6.12%) REST
11 3 (6.12%) Play Framework
11 3 (6.12%) SOAP
11 3 (6.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Open Source
1 3 (6.12%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Web Development
2 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (32.65%) E-Commerce
3 16 (32.65%) Website Architecture
4 15 (30.61%) Scrum
5 11 (22.45%) OO
6 10 (20.41%) TDD
6 10 (20.41%) BDD
7 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
7 8 (16.33%) OOA/OOD
7 8 (16.33%) MVC
8 5 (10.20%) Change Control
9 3 (6.12%) SOA
10 2 (4.08%) UML
10 2 (4.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (48.98%) SQL
3 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.41%) Scala
5 8 (16.33%) PHP
5 8 (16.33%) C++
6 5 (10.20%) VB
6 5 (10.20%) C#
6 5 (10.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) MCP
2 3 (6.12%) MCSE
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Zend
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) Lotus
3 2 (4.08%) IBM
3 2 (4.08%) JBoss
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