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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 59 60 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Permanent jobs citing Spring 2 15 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.39% 2.29% 6.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 4.19% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 32
Average salary £46,750 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £30,600 £35,150
10% offered a salary of more than £53,350 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
220 358 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.80% 54.74% 53.99%
Number of salaries quoted 185 332 287
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram 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 27 November 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 +3 2 £46,750 +13.33% 1
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle