The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 31 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 59 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Spring 8 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.48% 2.16% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.31% 4.08% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
242 196 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 44.81% 52.97% 56.57%
Number of salaries quoted 225 170 214
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Spring
Leicestershire

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Spring across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Spring
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spring across the Leicester region.

Spring Salary Trend in Leicester

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
2 16 (94.12%) HTML
2 16 (94.12%) Tomcat
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 16 (94.12%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) Hibernate
3 13 (76.47%) JBoss
4 12 (70.59%) SOAP
4 12 (70.59%) SQL
4 12 (70.59%) TDD
4 12 (70.59%) REST
5 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
5 9 (52.94%) HTTP
5 9 (52.94%) RDBMS
6 8 (47.06%) OOD
6 8 (47.06%) Jetty
7 5 (29.41%) MySQL
7 5 (29.41%) XML
8 4 (23.53%) XSD
8 4 (23.53%) XSL
8 4 (23.53%) JDBC
8 4 (23.53%) JSP
8 4 (23.53%) Servlets
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle
8 4 (23.53%) WML
8 4 (23.53%) SOA
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) Struts
8 4 (23.53%) Web Services

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (94.12%) Tomcat
2 8 (47.06%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) HTTP
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
1 9 (52.94%) RDBMS
2 5 (29.41%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) Java Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
2 16 (94.12%) HTML
2 16 (94.12%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) Hibernate
3 12 (70.59%) SOAP
3 12 (70.59%) REST
4 5 (29.41%) XML
5 4 (23.53%) XSD
5 4 (23.53%) XSL
5 4 (23.53%) JDBC
5 4 (23.53%) JSP
5 4 (23.53%) Servlets
5 4 (23.53%) WML
5 4 (23.53%) Struts
5 4 (23.53%) Web Services
5 4 (23.53%) XHTML
5 4 (23.53%) J2SE
5 4 (23.53%) JAX-WS
6 1 (5.88%) Java EE
6 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) W3C
3 1 (5.88%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) TDD
2 8 (47.06%) OOD
3 4 (23.53%) SOA
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
4 3 (17.65%) JVM Tuning
4 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Build Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) JBoss
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft