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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 142 69 78
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +9
Permanent jobs citing Spring 102 230 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.50% 3.47% 3.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.64% 7.03% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 92 206 238
Average salary £42,250 £37,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.92% -3.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £51,150 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
2799 3271 4173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.14% 49.41% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2484 2922 3761
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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 -50 61 £42,500 +10.38% 29
Cheshire -43 18 £47,500 +26.66% 8
Lancashire -20 16 £22,500 -30.76% 5
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

1 245 (99.19%) Java
2 159 (64.37%) Hibernate
3 127 (51.42%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (50.61%) J2EE
5 99 (40.08%) HTML
6 83 (33.60%) JavaScript
7 82 (33.20%) SQL
8 73 (29.55%) Maven
9 67 (27.13%) Tomcat
10 66 (26.72%) JSP
11 62 (25.10%) Linux
12 61 (24.70%) Oracle
13 60 (24.29%) CSS
13 60 (24.29%) MVC
14 59 (23.89%) E-Commerce
15 58 (23.48%) XML
16 53 (21.46%) Scrum
17 52 (21.05%) SOAP
17 52 (21.05%) TDD
18 50 (20.24%) Java EE
18 50 (20.24%) JUnit
19 48 (19.43%) Web Services
20 47 (19.03%) Eclipse
20 47 (19.03%) Software Engineering
21 39 (15.79%) JBoss
22 36 (14.57%) Degree
23 34 (13.77%) jQuery
23 34 (13.77%) Git (software)
24 33 (13.36%) JMS
25 32 (12.96%) MySQL

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 67 (27.13%) Tomcat
2 39 (15.79%) JBoss
3 31 (12.55%) Apache
4 28 (11.34%) WebSphere
5 11 (4.45%) Apache Solr
6 6 (2.43%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.21%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (0.81%) IIS
8 2 (0.81%) Confluence
8 2 (0.81%) Mule
8 2 (0.81%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.40%) Liferay
9 1 (0.40%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.40%) Jetty
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.91%) HTTP
2 5 (2.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.96%) MySQL
2 31 (12.55%) SQL Server
3 29 (11.74%) Relational Database
4 14 (5.67%) RDBMS
5 12 (4.86%) Oracle Database
6 10 (4.05%) Hazelcast
7 5 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.62%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.62%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.21%) Big Data
9 3 (1.21%) Informix
10 2 (0.81%) DB2
10 2 (0.81%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.40%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (0.40%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.40%) Redis
Development Applications
1 73 (29.55%) Maven
2 50 (20.24%) JUnit
3 47 (19.03%) Eclipse
4 34 (13.77%) Git (software)
5 28 (11.34%) Selenium
6 25 (10.12%) Jenkins
7 20 (8.10%) JIRA
8 16 (6.48%) Gradle
9 15 (6.07%) Ant
10 10 (4.05%) Subversion
11 9 (3.64%) Cucumber
12 8 (3.24%) NetBeans
13 6 (2.43%) Mockito
14 5 (2.02%) Jasmine
15 4 (1.62%) Karma Test Runner
16 3 (1.21%) Introscope
17 2 (0.81%) IntelliJ
17 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio
17 2 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
17 2 (0.81%) Gerrit
General
1 29 (11.74%) Retail
2 23 (9.31%) Finance
3 21 (8.50%) Automotive
4 9 (3.64%) Aerospace
5 8 (3.24%) Military
5 8 (3.24%) Banking
6 7 (2.83%) Advertising
7 4 (1.62%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.62%) Marketing
8 3 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.21%) Publishing
8 3 (1.21%) Games
8 3 (1.21%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.81%) Billing
9 2 (0.81%) Back Office
10 1 (0.40%) Electronics
10 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.40%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 219 (88.66%) Developer
2 206 (83.40%) Java Developer
3 41 (16.60%) Senior Developer
4 36 (14.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 36 (14.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 29 (11.74%) Software Engineer
6 17 (6.88%) Java Software Engineer
7 16 (6.48%) J2EE Developer
8 11 (4.45%) Graduate
9 10 (4.05%) Graduate Developer
9 10 (4.05%) Graduate Java Developer
10 9 (3.64%) Team Leader
10 9 (3.64%) Java Team Leader
11 8 (3.24%) Junior
12 7 (2.83%) Software Developer
12 7 (2.83%) Web Developer
12 7 (2.83%) Junior Java Developer
12 7 (2.83%) Junior Developer
12 7 (2.83%) Java Web Developer
13 5 (2.02%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (64.37%) Hibernate
2 125 (50.61%) J2EE
3 99 (40.08%) HTML
4 66 (26.72%) JSP
5 60 (24.29%) CSS
6 58 (23.48%) XML
7 52 (21.05%) SOAP
8 50 (20.24%) Java EE
9 48 (19.43%) Web Services
10 34 (13.77%) jQuery
11 33 (13.36%) JMS
12 31 (12.55%) JDBC
13 29 (11.74%) Servlets
14 28 (11.34%) Struts
14 28 (11.34%) Spring MVC
15 27 (10.93%) JSON
16 23 (9.31%) REST
16 23 (9.31%) XSLT
17 20 (8.10%) WSDL
17 20 (8.10%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.10%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (6.88%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.86%) Xbox
4 9 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.43%) User Experience
6 5 (2.02%) Online Banking
7 4 (1.62%) Open Source
8 3 (1.21%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.21%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.81%) Telematics
9 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.40%) DTV
10 1 (0.40%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 62 (25.10%) Linux
2 18 (7.29%) UNIX
3 15 (6.07%) Android
4 11 (4.45%) Windows
5 8 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (51.42%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (24.29%) MVC
3 59 (23.89%) E-Commerce
4 53 (21.46%) Scrum
5 52 (21.05%) TDD
6 47 (19.03%) Software Engineering
7 21 (8.50%) OOP
7 21 (8.50%) OOD
7 21 (8.50%) BDD
8 20 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (6.48%) Logistics
10 15 (6.07%) Automated Testing
10 15 (6.07%) Change Control
11 13 (5.26%) Mentoring
11 13 (5.26%) Pair Programming
11 13 (5.26%) Release Management
11 13 (5.26%) OO
12 12 (4.86%) Requirements Analysis
12 12 (4.86%) Asset Management
13 11 (4.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 245 (99.19%) Java
2 83 (33.60%) JavaScript
3 82 (33.20%) SQL
4 23 (9.31%) C++
5 22 (8.91%) PL/SQL
6 19 (7.69%) C
7 17 (6.88%) C#
8 14 (5.67%) XPath
9 12 (4.86%) PHP
10 5 (2.02%) Groovy
11 4 (1.62%) Scala
12 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.81%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.81%) RPG
12 2 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (14.57%) Degree
2 2 (0.81%) DV Cleared
2 2 (0.81%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.40%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.81%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.21%) Puppet
2 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.81%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 61 (24.70%) Oracle
2 10 (4.05%) Red Hat
3 5 (2.02%) IBM
3 5 (2.02%) Perforce
4 3 (1.21%) Compuware
4 3 (1.21%) HP
5 2 (0.81%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.81%) TIBCO
5 2 (0.81%) BT
6 1 (0.40%) ATG
6 1 (0.40%) SAP
6 1 (0.40%) Google
6 1 (0.40%) hybris
6 1 (0.40%) Demandware
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £34000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £34000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + flexitime, holidays...
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Lancashire
DAI Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport, Greater Manchester, North West
DAI Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago