The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 28 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 95 91 66
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -25
Permanent jobs citing Spring 101 91 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.52% 2.21% 3.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.69% 4.43% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 89 83 126
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1775 2055 1856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.21% 49.83% 48.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1491 1843 1696
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Manchester

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Spring
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Spring Salary Trend in Manchester

Spring
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Manchester

Spring
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 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
Salford +6 20 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Stockport -2 5 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Altrincham - 3 £55,000 -
Sale - 2 £38,750 -
Bolton +2 1 £37,500 -
Cheadle +1 1 - -
Wigan - 1 - - 2
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 237 (98.75%) Java
2 137 (57.08%) Hibernate
3 133 (55.42%) J2EE
4 93 (38.75%) SQL
5 86 (35.83%) Linux
6 76 (31.67%) JavaScript
7 73 (30.42%) Tomcat
8 68 (28.33%) XML
8 68 (28.33%) Maven
9 65 (27.08%) HTML
10 63 (26.25%) OO
11 61 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
11 61 (25.42%) Scrum
12 57 (23.75%) MySQL
13 56 (23.33%) Oracle
13 56 (23.33%) MVC
14 55 (22.92%) JSP
15 52 (21.67%) Eclipse
16 50 (20.83%) Java EE
17 48 (20.00%) Web Services
18 47 (19.58%) E-Commerce
19 46 (19.17%) CSS
20 44 (18.33%) jQuery
21 41 (17.08%) Computer Science
21 41 (17.08%) TDD
21 41 (17.08%) Servlets
22 39 (16.25%) Software Engineering
22 39 (16.25%) WebSphere
23 37 (15.42%) XSLT
24 36 (15.00%) XPath

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 73 (30.42%) Tomcat
2 39 (16.25%) WebSphere
3 20 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 11 (4.58%) Apache Solr
5 10 (4.17%) Apache
6 5 (2.08%) CMS
6 5 (2.08%) Jetty
6 5 (2.08%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.83%) Confluence
8 1 (0.42%) FileNet
8 1 (0.42%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.42%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.42%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.25%) HTTP
2 7 (2.92%) Internet
3 5 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (23.75%) MySQL
2 22 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.17%) Hazelcast
3 21 (8.75%) Relational Database
4 15 (6.25%) DB2
5 10 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (3.75%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.08%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.08%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.08%) Big Data
8 3 (1.25%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.83%) Mahout
10 1 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.42%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 68 (28.33%) Maven
2 52 (21.67%) Eclipse
3 33 (13.75%) JUnit
3 33 (13.75%) Subversion
4 29 (12.08%) Ant
5 27 (11.25%) Jenkins
6 25 (10.42%) Git (software)
7 18 (7.50%) Selenium
7 18 (7.50%) NetBeans
8 15 (6.25%) Hudson
9 11 (4.58%) Gerrit
10 10 (4.17%) Mockito
11 9 (3.75%) JIRA
12 7 (2.92%) JMeter
13 4 (1.67%) Gradle
14 2 (0.83%) Apache Ivy
15 1 (0.42%) Mercurial
15 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (9.58%) Finance
2 18 (7.50%) Automotive
3 13 (5.42%) Retail
4 8 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.50%) Games
6 3 (1.25%) Marketing
7 2 (0.83%) Law
7 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.83%) Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Military
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) Electronics
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 218 (90.83%) Developer
2 208 (86.67%) Java Developer
3 67 (27.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 45 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 44 (18.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 31 (12.92%) J2EE Developer
7 21 (8.75%) Junior
7 21 (8.75%) Junior Developer
8 20 (8.33%) Junior Java Developer
9 16 (6.67%) Software Engineer
10 13 (5.42%) Lead Java Developer
10 13 (5.42%) Lead Developer
11 12 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
12 10 (4.17%) Graduate
13 9 (3.75%) Software Developer
13 9 (3.75%) Senior J2EE Developer
14 7 (2.92%) Senior Software Engineer
14 7 (2.92%) Java Software Developer
15 6 (2.50%) Senior Java Software Engineer
15 6 (2.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (57.08%) Hibernate
2 133 (55.42%) J2EE
3 68 (28.33%) XML
4 65 (27.08%) HTML
5 55 (22.92%) JSP
6 50 (20.83%) Java EE
7 48 (20.00%) Web Services
8 46 (19.17%) CSS
9 44 (18.33%) jQuery
10 41 (17.08%) Servlets
11 37 (15.42%) XSLT
12 35 (14.58%) JMS
13 33 (13.75%) Spring MVC
13 33 (13.75%) Grails
14 32 (13.33%) SOAP
15 31 (12.92%) Struts
16 27 (11.25%) DOM
16 27 (11.25%) XML Schema
16 27 (11.25%) SAX
17 26 (10.83%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.08%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.08%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (5.83%) Mathematics
4 13 (5.42%) Digital Media
5 10 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.67%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (1.67%) Open Source
6 4 (1.67%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.83%) Social Media
8 1 (0.42%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 86 (35.83%) Linux
2 32 (13.33%) Windows
3 29 (12.08%) Android
4 22 (9.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (8.75%) UNIX
6 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.42%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (26.25%) OO
2 61 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (25.42%) Scrum
3 56 (23.33%) MVC
4 47 (19.58%) E-Commerce
5 41 (17.08%) TDD
6 39 (16.25%) Software Engineering
7 27 (11.25%) Web Development
8 25 (10.42%) Unit Testing
9 21 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (7.92%) Web Application Development
11 17 (7.08%) Data Modelling
12 12 (5.00%) BDD
13 9 (3.75%) Performance Testing
13 9 (3.75%) Mobile Application Development
13 9 (3.75%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (3.33%) DevOps
14 8 (3.33%) UML
14 8 (3.33%) OOD
14 8 (3.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 237 (98.75%) Java
2 93 (38.75%) SQL
3 76 (31.67%) JavaScript
4 36 (15.00%) XPath
5 16 (6.67%) C#
6 12 (5.00%) PHP
7 7 (2.92%) Scala
8 5 (2.08%) Ruby
9 4 (1.67%) Groovy
10 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.42%) Python
11 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.42%) C++
11 1 (0.42%) C
11 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.42%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 35 (14.58%) Degree
2 9 (3.75%) HND
3 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.75%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.08%) Puppet
2 2 (0.83%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.83%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (23.33%) Oracle
2 31 (12.92%) JBoss
3 22 (9.17%) Red Hat
4 10 (4.17%) Google
5 5 (2.08%) IBM
6 1 (0.42%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.42%) Adobe
6 1 (0.42%) Twitter
6 1 (0.42%) Atlassian
Stockport, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Wigan
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rentalcars.com
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rentalcars.com
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Insurance
Posted: 24 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago