The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 50 53 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -29
Permanent jobs citing Spring 2 10 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.46% 2.09% 8.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 4.78% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 44
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Spring
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
202 209 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 46.44% 43.72% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 173 185 255
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Spring
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Spring Salary Trend in Liverpool

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JUnit
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (25.00%) J2SE
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Spring Web Flow
5 2 (25.00%) Release Management
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Jetty
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (25.00%) Redis
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Ant
3 1 (12.50%) Log4j
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (25.00%) J2SE
4 2 (25.00%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (12.50%) GWT
5 1 (12.50%) JAXB
5 1 (12.50%) LAMP
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) JSTL
5 1 (12.50%) Dojo
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Axis
5 1 (12.50%) JDBC
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) Servlets
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) Struts
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Hedge funds
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Release Management
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (25.00%) MapReduce
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Zend