The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 65 58 36
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -22
Permanent jobs citing Spring 2 9 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.32% 1.46% 6.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 3.26% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 40
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £49,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.17%
Spring
North West

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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
262 276 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.19% 44.66% 53.43%
Number of salaries quoted 223 250 331
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,200 £27,500
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 Merseyside

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Spring
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Spring Salary Trend in Merseyside

Spring
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Liverpool -2 2 £37,500 +17.18% 1
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) jQuery
3 6 (54.55%) JUnit
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
4 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) Big Data
5 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) CSS
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) MySQL
6 3 (27.27%) UNIX
6 3 (27.27%) Analytics
6 3 (27.27%) Redis
6 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
6 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
6 3 (27.27%) Apache Hive
7 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (18.18%) Scala
7 2 (18.18%) Hedge funds
7 2 (18.18%) BDD
7 2 (18.18%) MapReduce
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) Jetty
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
1 5 (45.45%) Big Data
2 3 (27.27%) Apache Hive
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) Redis
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JUnit
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Maven
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (9.09%) Log4j
4 1 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium
4 1 (9.09%) Ant
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 1 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) jQuery
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) J2EE
5 2 (18.18%) J2SE
5 2 (18.18%) Spring Web Flow
6 1 (9.09%) GWT
6 1 (9.09%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Avro
6 1 (9.09%) JAXB
6 1 (9.09%) LAMP
6 1 (9.09%) JSF
6 1 (9.09%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) JSTL
6 1 (9.09%) Dojo
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Axis
6 1 (9.09%) JDBC
6 1 (9.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) MapReduce
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Scala
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Zend
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