The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 53 79 50
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -29
Permanent jobs citing Spring 2 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.51% 0.18% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 0.36% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 9
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Spring
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
170 274 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 43.70% 50.00% 45.60%
Number of salaries quoted 141 235 167
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
4 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
4 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) COBOL
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) HTTP
6 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) Sun
6 1 (14.29%) Sun Certification
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) DB2
6 1 (14.29%) EJB
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) Struts
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) Apache
6 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
6 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
6 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
6 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (14.29%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
1 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) EJB
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Struts
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Sun Certification
1 1 (14.29%) OCPJWCD
1 1 (14.29%) OCPJP
1 1 (14.29%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Sun