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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 39 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Spring 23 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.94% 2.27% 1.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.18% 4.64% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 8
Average salary £30,000 £37,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +17.46%
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
226 237 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 48.50% 48.97% 50.70%
Number of salaries quoted 188 229 234
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £38,550 £40,000
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +12 14 £37,000 -0.67% 2
Chorley - 10 £26,250 - 1
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 41 (100.00%) Java
1 41 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 23 (56.10%) J2EE
3 18 (43.90%) HTML
4 17 (41.46%) Tomcat
5 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
5 15 (36.59%) Subversion
6 14 (34.15%) C++
6 14 (34.15%) CSS
6 14 (34.15%) jQuery
7 10 (24.39%) Struts
8 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
8 9 (21.95%) OO
8 9 (21.95%) Apache
8 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (21.95%) Java EE
8 9 (21.95%) Scrum
9 8 (19.51%) SQL
10 7 (17.07%) JSP
10 7 (17.07%) XML
10 7 (17.07%) Ajax
10 7 (17.07%) Spring MVC
10 7 (17.07%) Web Development
11 6 (14.63%) TDD
12 5 (12.20%) Maven
12 5 (12.20%) MVC
12 5 (12.20%) Degree
12 5 (12.20%) Web Services
13 4 (9.76%) Release Management
13 4 (9.76%) BDD

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 17 (41.46%) Tomcat
2 9 (21.95%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.44%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (2.44%) Liferay
3 1 (2.44%) IBM Connections
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) MySQL
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Subversion
2 5 (12.20%) Maven
3 3 (7.32%) MyEclipse
3 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.88%) JUnit
General
1 4 (9.76%) Retail
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (92.68%) Developer
1 38 (92.68%) Java Developer
2 18 (43.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Java Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) Graduate
3 5 (12.20%) Graduate Java Developer
4 4 (9.76%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Junior
5 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Junior Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Junior Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Junior Web Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Java Web Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Web Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Junior Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 23 (56.10%) J2EE
3 18 (43.90%) HTML
4 14 (34.15%) CSS
4 14 (34.15%) jQuery
5 10 (24.39%) Struts
6 9 (21.95%) Java EE
7 7 (17.07%) Ajax
7 7 (17.07%) XML
7 7 (17.07%) JSP
7 7 (17.07%) Spring MVC
8 5 (12.20%) Web Services
9 4 (9.76%) JSON
10 3 (7.32%) XSLT
10 3 (7.32%) SOAP
10 3 (7.32%) GWT
10 3 (7.32%) HTML5
11 2 (4.88%) RESTful
11 2 (4.88%) Struts2
11 2 (4.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) OO
1 9 (21.95%) Scrum
1 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) Web Development
3 6 (14.63%) TDD
4 5 (12.20%) MVC
5 4 (9.76%) OOD
5 4 (9.76%) Release Management
5 4 (9.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (9.76%) BDD
5 4 (9.76%) Asset Management
5 4 (9.76%) OOP
5 4 (9.76%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.88%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 14 (34.15%) C++
4 8 (19.51%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) MCP
2 3 (7.32%) MCSE
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) Lotus
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 22 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago