The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 49 46 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Spring 21 6 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.54% 1.60% 8.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.29% 3.23% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 27
Average salary £57,500 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.38% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £30,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £43,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
334 186 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 56.23% 49.47% 54.80%
Number of salaries quoted 299 170 235
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Spring
Merseyside

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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 43 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (74.42%) Hibernate
3 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (67.44%) HTML
4 26 (60.47%) Maven
5 25 (58.14%) Java EE
5 25 (58.14%) J2EE
5 25 (58.14%) JSP
6 24 (55.81%) Servlets
6 24 (55.81%) CSS
6 24 (55.81%) MVC
7 23 (53.49%) TDD
8 22 (51.16%) JPA
9 21 (48.84%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (48.84%) Scrum
10 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
11 18 (41.86%) UNIX
11 18 (41.86%) Open Source
12 16 (37.21%) Spring MVC
12 16 (37.21%) WebSphere
12 16 (37.21%) Middleware
12 16 (37.21%) WebSphere MQ
13 15 (34.88%) OOA/OOD
13 15 (34.88%) MySQL
13 15 (34.88%) JUnit
13 15 (34.88%) Apache Axis
14 14 (32.56%) Apache CXF
14 14 (32.56%) JSF
14 14 (32.56%) Finance
15 13 (30.23%) Ant

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 16 (37.21%) WebSphere
2 12 (27.91%) Apache
3 8 (18.60%) WebSphere Process Server
3 8 (18.60%) GlassFish
3 8 (18.60%) Tomcat
3 8 (18.60%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (18.60%) WebLogic
3 8 (18.60%) WebLogic Portal
3 8 (18.60%) WebLogic Integration
4 3 (6.98%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.33%) Jetty
5 1 (2.33%) Liferay
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Intranet
1 8 (18.60%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) MySQL
2 11 (25.58%) RDBMS
2 11 (25.58%) Relational Database
3 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database
4 5 (11.63%) Hadoop
4 5 (11.63%) Apache Hive
4 5 (11.63%) Redis
4 5 (11.63%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (60.47%) Maven
2 15 (34.88%) JUnit
3 13 (30.23%) Ant
4 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
5 11 (25.58%) Hudson
5 11 (25.58%) Jenkins
6 8 (18.60%) Eclipse
7 5 (11.63%) Subversion
7 5 (11.63%) Selenium
8 1 (2.33%) JIRA
8 1 (2.33%) Log4j
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (88.37%) Developer
2 37 (86.05%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (18.60%) J2EE Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Consultant
5 7 (16.28%) Java Consultant
6 5 (11.63%) Software Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Java Team Leader
7 3 (6.98%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Junior Java Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Junior
9 1 (2.33%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (74.42%) Hibernate
2 29 (67.44%) HTML
3 25 (58.14%) Java EE
3 25 (58.14%) J2EE
3 25 (58.14%) JSP
4 24 (55.81%) Servlets
4 24 (55.81%) CSS
5 22 (51.16%) JPA
6 16 (37.21%) Spring MVC
6 16 (37.21%) Middleware
6 16 (37.21%) WebSphere MQ
7 15 (34.88%) Apache Axis
8 14 (32.56%) Apache CXF
8 14 (32.56%) JSF
9 12 (27.91%) jQuery
9 12 (27.91%) Struts
10 11 (25.58%) Web Services
10 11 (25.58%) XML
10 11 (25.58%) Spring Security
11 9 (20.93%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Open Source
2 8 (18.60%) DataPower
2 8 (18.60%) Mobile App
2 8 (18.60%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (16.28%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) UNIX
2 4 (9.30%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) MVC
3 23 (53.49%) TDD
4 21 (48.84%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (48.84%) Scrum
5 15 (34.88%) OOA/OOD
6 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
7 11 (25.58%) Migration
7 11 (25.58%) DSDM
7 11 (25.58%) Web Development
8 10 (23.26%) Automated Testing
9 9 (20.93%) UML
10 8 (18.60%) Zachman Framework
10 8 (18.60%) TOGAF
10 8 (18.60%) AOP
10 8 (18.60%) Use Case
10 8 (18.60%) Domain-Driven Design
10 8 (18.60%) OO
10 8 (18.60%) User Stories
10 8 (18.60%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
3 11 (25.58%) Shell Script
4 10 (23.26%) SQL
5 8 (18.60%) PL/SQL
6 7 (16.28%) Scala
7 5 (11.63%) PHP
8 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Oracle
1 11 (25.58%) WSO2
2 10 (23.26%) IBM
3 9 (20.93%) JBoss
4 8 (18.60%) Kony
5 1 (2.33%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) Zend