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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 48 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Spring 15 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.96% 5.47% 3.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.49% 11.34% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 14
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -21.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £28,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £51,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
273 238 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 53.85% 48.18% 53.15%
Number of salaries quoted 265 220 213
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £47,000
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 December 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 December 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 12 £27,500 -45.00% 2
Chorley - 2 £29,250 -
Blackburn - 1 £20,000 - 1
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 35 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (82.86%) Hibernate
3 16 (45.71%) J2EE
4 12 (34.29%) jQuery
4 12 (34.29%) HTML
5 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
5 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (28.57%) Asset Management
6 10 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (28.57%) Release Management
6 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 10 (28.57%) OOP
6 10 (28.57%) OOD
6 10 (28.57%) Java EE
6 10 (28.57%) CSS
7 9 (25.71%) Tomcat
7 9 (25.71%) Subversion
8 8 (22.86%) SQL
9 7 (20.00%) C++
9 7 (20.00%) Maven
9 7 (20.00%) Apache
10 6 (17.14%) Spring MVC
10 6 (17.14%) MVC
11 5 (14.29%) Struts
11 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
11 5 (14.29%) Retail
12 4 (11.43%) JUnit
13 3 (8.57%) Ajax
13 3 (8.57%) JSON
14 2 (5.71%) JSP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (25.71%) Tomcat
2 7 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Subversion
2 7 (20.00%) Maven
3 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 4 (11.43%) JUnit
5 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 5 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
1 35 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 12 (34.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Junior Web Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Junior Java Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Junior
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Web Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Junior Java Web Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Graduate Java Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Graduate
5 4 (11.43%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Java Programmer
6 2 (5.71%) Programmer
6 2 (5.71%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (82.86%) Hibernate
2 16 (45.71%) J2EE
3 12 (34.29%) HTML
3 12 (34.29%) jQuery
4 10 (28.57%) Java EE
4 10 (28.57%) CSS
5 6 (17.14%) Spring MVC
6 5 (14.29%) Struts
7 3 (8.57%) Ajax
7 3 (8.57%) JSON
8 2 (5.71%) JSP
8 2 (5.71%) XML
8 2 (5.71%) XHTML
8 2 (5.71%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 10 (28.57%) OOP
2 10 (28.57%) OOD
2 10 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (28.57%) Release Management
3 6 (17.14%) MVC
4 2 (5.71%) Scrum
4 2 (5.71%) TDD
5 1 (2.86%) Data Management
5 1 (2.86%) OO
5 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 7 (20.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago