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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 45 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Spring 12 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.52% 5.76% 2.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.29% 11.74% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 11
Average salary £21,500 £47,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.25% +40.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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
227 213 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 47.69% 49.08% 46.98%
Number of salaries quoted 205 196 190
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Blackburn - 8 £21,250 -
Accrington - 2 £48,750 -
Preston +3 1 £27,500 -52.17% 2
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (85.19%) Hibernate
3 14 (51.85%) HTML
3 14 (51.85%) CSS
4 11 (40.74%) Tomcat
5 10 (37.04%) OOD
5 10 (37.04%) OOP
5 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
5 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
5 10 (37.04%) J2EE
5 10 (37.04%) Asset Management
5 10 (37.04%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (37.04%) Java EE
5 10 (37.04%) Release Management
6 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (29.63%) JBoss
7 8 (29.63%) Linux
7 8 (29.63%) JSP
7 8 (29.63%) Apache Solr
8 5 (18.52%) MySQL
8 5 (18.52%) SQL
9 4 (14.81%) jQuery
10 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
10 2 (7.41%) Maven
10 2 (7.41%) HTML5
10 2 (7.41%) IBM
10 2 (7.41%) JUnit
10 2 (7.41%) Apache
11 1 (3.70%) Eclipse

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (40.74%) Tomcat
2 8 (29.63%) JBoss
2 8 (29.63%) Apache Solr
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JUnit
1 2 (7.41%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
1 26 (96.30%) Java Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Graduate
3 7 (25.93%) Graduate Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Graduate Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Junior
5 2 (7.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Programmer
6 1 (3.70%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) Hibernate
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 14 (51.85%) CSS
3 10 (37.04%) J2EE
3 10 (37.04%) Java EE
4 8 (29.63%) JSP
5 4 (14.81%) jQuery
6 2 (7.41%) HTML5
7 1 (3.70%) XML
7 1 (3.70%) JSON
7 1 (3.70%) Spring MVC
7 1 (3.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) OOP
1 10 (37.04%) OOD
1 10 (37.04%) Asset Management
1 10 (37.04%) Requirements Analysis
1 10 (37.04%) Release Management
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.70%) MVC
3 1 (3.70%) TDD
3 1 (3.70%) Data Management
3 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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