The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 98 160 77
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -83
Permanent jobs citing Spring 146 101 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.62% 1.44% 3.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.03% 3.56% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 136 90 198
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,250 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Spring
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2077 2835 3286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.30% 40.34% 49.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1809 2497 2910
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Spring
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Spring Salary Trend in the North West

Spring
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Spring Salary Histogram in the North West

Spring
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Manchester +39 82 £50,000 +25.00% 20
Cheshire +47 38 £42,500 -10.52% 6
Lancashire +17 16 £45,000 +104.54% 6
Merseyside - 10 £30,000 - 2
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 377 (96.42%) Java
2 241 (61.64%) Agile Software Development
3 221 (56.52%) Hibernate
4 199 (50.90%) JavaScript
5 187 (47.83%) SQL
6 159 (40.66%) HTML
7 142 (36.32%) Java EE
8 130 (33.25%) J2EE
8 130 (33.25%) Oracle
8 130 (33.25%) CSS
9 126 (32.23%) Web Services
10 123 (31.46%) Software Engineering
11 117 (29.92%) Degree
12 103 (26.34%) MVC
13 88 (22.51%) Tomcat
14 83 (21.23%) TDD
15 76 (19.44%) Linux
16 75 (19.18%) RESTful
17 74 (18.93%) Eclipse
18 71 (18.16%) Scrum
19 68 (17.39%) Finance
20 64 (16.37%) Spring MVC
21 62 (15.86%) Computer Science
22 61 (15.60%) JUnit
23 60 (15.35%) MySQL
23 60 (15.35%) Maven
24 55 (14.07%) jQuery
24 55 (14.07%) JPA
24 55 (14.07%) AngularJS
25 52 (13.30%) SOAP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 88 (22.51%) Tomcat
2 37 (9.46%) JBoss
3 36 (9.21%) WebSphere
4 23 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 21 (5.37%) Apache
6 13 (3.32%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.79%) GlassFish
8 6 (1.53%) Node.js
9 4 (1.02%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.02%) Apache TomEE
9 4 (1.02%) CMS
10 3 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.77%) IIS
11 2 (0.51%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.51%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (0.51%) Confluence
12 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.26%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.02%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.28%) SaaS
3 4 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.77%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.77%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.26%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.51%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (15.35%) MySQL
2 48 (12.28%) Relational Database
3 47 (12.02%) SQL Server
4 27 (6.91%) Oracle Database
5 24 (6.14%) RDBMS
6 16 (4.09%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.07%) NoSQL
7 12 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.79%) JasperReports
9 5 (1.28%) Big Data
10 4 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.02%) DB2
10 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.51%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.26%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 74 (18.93%) Eclipse
2 61 (15.60%) JUnit
3 60 (15.35%) Maven
4 48 (12.28%) Git (software)
5 40 (10.23%) Subversion
6 38 (9.72%) Jenkins
6 38 (9.72%) Selenium
7 36 (9.21%) Ant
8 22 (5.63%) NetBeans
9 20 (5.12%) IntelliJ
10 11 (2.81%) JIRA
11 9 (2.30%) Mockito
11 9 (2.30%) Visual Studio
12 8 (2.05%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.79%) Gradle
13 7 (1.79%) Hudson
13 7 (1.79%) MyEclipse
13 7 (1.79%) TestNG
14 6 (1.53%) Jasmine
15 5 (1.28%) Artifactory
General
1 68 (17.39%) Finance
2 11 (2.81%) Games
3 6 (1.53%) Back Office
3 6 (1.53%) Banking
3 6 (1.53%) Retail
4 4 (1.02%) Financial Institution
5 3 (0.77%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.51%) Automotive
6 2 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.26%) Billing
7 1 (0.26%) Marketing
7 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 324 (82.86%) Developer
2 299 (76.47%) Java Developer
3 81 (20.72%) Software Developer
4 76 (19.44%) Java Software Developer
5 57 (14.58%) Senior Developer
6 54 (13.81%) Senior Java Developer
7 42 (10.74%) Java Engineer
8 41 (10.49%) Lead Developer
9 39 (9.97%) Software Engineer
10 32 (8.18%) Agile Developer
10 32 (8.18%) Agile Java Developer
11 30 (7.67%) Java Software Engineer
12 27 (6.91%) Lead Java Developer
12 27 (6.91%) SQL Developer
13 23 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
14 21 (5.37%) Graduate
14 21 (5.37%) Graduate Developer
14 21 (5.37%) Graduate Java Developer
15 20 (5.12%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 12 (3.07%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (56.52%) Hibernate
2 159 (40.66%) HTML
3 142 (36.32%) Java EE
4 130 (33.25%) CSS
4 130 (33.25%) J2EE
5 126 (32.23%) Web Services
6 75 (19.18%) RESTful
7 64 (16.37%) Spring MVC
8 55 (14.07%) AngularJS
8 55 (14.07%) JPA
8 55 (14.07%) jQuery
9 52 (13.30%) SOAP
10 48 (12.28%) JSP
11 47 (12.02%) Struts
11 47 (12.02%) XML
12 43 (11.00%) JMS
13 35 (8.95%) REST
14 34 (8.70%) JDBC
15 28 (7.16%) HTML5
16 26 (6.65%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 62 (15.86%) Computer Science
2 25 (6.39%) Mathematics
3 21 (5.37%) User Experience
4 18 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (4.35%) Fintech
6 10 (2.56%) Mobile Games
7 7 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.53%) Telematics
9 4 (1.02%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.77%) APACS
10 3 (0.77%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.77%) EMV
10 3 (0.77%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.51%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.51%) W3C
12 1 (0.26%) iPad
12 1 (0.26%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 76 (19.44%) Linux
2 40 (10.23%) Unix
3 19 (4.86%) Windows
4 2 (0.51%) AIX
4 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.51%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.26%) Android
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (61.64%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (31.46%) Software Engineering
3 103 (26.34%) MVC
4 83 (21.23%) TDD
5 71 (18.16%) Scrum
6 47 (12.02%) E-Commerce
7 38 (9.72%) SDLC
8 37 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (9.46%) Unit Testing
9 36 (9.21%) BDD
10 32 (8.18%) OOP
11 28 (7.16%) OO
12 27 (6.91%) Mentoring
13 24 (6.14%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (5.88%) Analytics
15 21 (5.37%) SOA
15 21 (5.37%) Web Development
16 19 (4.86%) DevOps
17 15 (3.84%) Extreme Programming
17 15 (3.84%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 377 (96.42%) Java
2 199 (50.90%) JavaScript
3 187 (47.83%) SQL
4 21 (5.37%) Shell Script
5 20 (5.12%) C++
6 19 (4.86%) C#
7 15 (3.84%) C
8 12 (3.07%) Scala
9 9 (2.30%) Groovy
10 8 (2.05%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.79%) Python
11 7 (1.79%) Ruby
12 6 (1.53%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.02%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.02%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.02%) Perl
14 1 (0.26%) PHP
14 1 (0.26%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 117 (29.92%) Degree
2 3 (0.77%) MCP
2 3 (0.77%) MCSE
2 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (9.97%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (1.79%) Docker
2 3 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (2.05%) Puppet
2 2 (0.51%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 130 (33.25%) Oracle
2 23 (5.88%) IBM
3 7 (1.79%) Adobe
4 5 (1.28%) Google
4 5 (1.28%) Microsoft
5 3 (0.77%) VMware
6 2 (0.51%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.51%) Perforce
6 2 (0.51%) Sencha
7 1 (0.26%) Remedy
7 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.26%) Twitter
7 1 (0.26%) webMethods
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