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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 45 38 58
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Permanent jobs citing Spring 20 28 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.01% 4.93% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.60% 9.40% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 3
Average salary £37,250 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.61% +3.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
303 298 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 60.72% 52.46% 47.74%
Number of salaries quoted 258 288 210
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 +5 11 £37,000 -2.63% 2
Chorley - 3 £20,000 - 1
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 38 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (89.47%) Hibernate
3 24 (63.16%) J2EE
4 18 (47.37%) Subversion
5 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (42.11%) C++
5 16 (42.11%) Tomcat
6 15 (39.47%) HTML
7 14 (36.84%) jQuery
8 13 (34.21%) CSS
9 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
10 11 (28.95%) Apache
11 9 (23.68%) Maven
12 7 (18.42%) Spring MVC
12 7 (18.42%) Scrum
12 7 (18.42%) MVC
12 7 (18.42%) SQL
12 7 (18.42%) OO
13 6 (15.79%) Java EE
14 5 (13.16%) Retail
14 5 (13.16%) JSON
14 5 (13.16%) Web Development
14 5 (13.16%) Ajax
14 5 (13.16%) Struts
14 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
15 4 (10.53%) OOD
15 4 (10.53%) OOP
15 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
15 4 (10.53%) JUnit
15 4 (10.53%) Release Management

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (42.11%) Tomcat
2 11 (28.95%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Subversion
2 9 (23.68%) Maven
3 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
4 4 (10.53%) JUnit
General
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (100.00%) Developer
1 38 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 20 (52.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Graduate Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Graduate
3 6 (15.79%) Graduate Java Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Junior
4 5 (13.16%) Web Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Junior Web Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Java Web Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Java Web Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Junior Java Web Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Web Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Junior Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Java Programmer
5 2 (5.26%) Programmer
5 2 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) Hibernate
2 24 (63.16%) J2EE
3 15 (39.47%) HTML
4 14 (36.84%) jQuery
5 13 (34.21%) CSS
6 7 (18.42%) Spring MVC
7 6 (15.79%) Java EE
8 5 (13.16%) JSON
8 5 (13.16%) Ajax
8 5 (13.16%) Struts
9 2 (5.26%) XML
9 2 (5.26%) XHTML
9 2 (5.26%) Middleware
9 2 (5.26%) JSP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) OO
2 7 (18.42%) MVC
2 7 (18.42%) Scrum
3 5 (13.16%) Web Development
4 4 (10.53%) Release Management
4 4 (10.53%) OOP
4 4 (10.53%) OOD
4 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
4 4 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (42.11%) C++
3 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.42%) SQL
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago