The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 46 20 50
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +30
Permanent jobs citing Spring 25 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.74% 8.83% 2.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.73% 24.50% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 13
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Spring
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
233 151 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.88% 36.04% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 221 142 189
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,500 £44,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Spring
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Spring Salary Trend in Northampton

Spring
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Northampton

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 50 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (90.38%) Java
3 46 (88.46%) J2EE
4 32 (61.54%) Software Engineering
5 22 (42.31%) TDD
5 22 (42.31%) OOD
6 19 (36.54%) C#
7 18 (34.62%) Scrum
8 17 (32.69%) Pair Programming
8 17 (32.69%) OOP
8 17 (32.69%) hybris
9 16 (30.77%) Waterfall
9 16 (30.77%) Java EE
10 15 (28.85%) SQL
10 15 (28.85%) Mathematics
10 15 (28.85%) C++
11 13 (25.00%) C
11 13 (25.00%) Oracle
12 11 (21.15%) Sun
12 11 (21.15%) OCPJP
12 11 (21.15%) OCMJD
12 11 (21.15%) Sun Certification
12 11 (21.15%) Struts
12 11 (21.15%) Apache
12 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
13 10 (19.23%) Hibernate
13 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
13 10 (19.23%) Degree
13 10 (19.23%) Linux
14 5 (9.62%) User Stories

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 11 (21.15%) Apache
1 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.92%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Selenium
1 3 (5.77%) FitNesse
2 2 (3.85%) JUnit
2 2 (3.85%) Subversion
2 2 (3.85%) Maven
3 1 (1.92%) Ant
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Development Manager
1 15 (28.85%) Software Development Manager
1 15 (28.85%) Software Manager
2 13 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Developer
3 11 (21.15%) J2EE Developer
3 11 (21.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (19.23%) Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Support Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Developer Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Software Support Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Software Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Head of Development
6 1 (1.92%) Head of Software Development
6 1 (1.92%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (88.46%) J2EE
2 16 (30.77%) Java EE
3 11 (21.15%) Struts
4 10 (19.23%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.77%) Web Services
5 3 (5.77%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.92%) JPA
6 1 (1.92%) HTML
6 1 (1.92%) XHTML
6 1 (1.92%) Ajax
6 1 (1.92%) EJB
6 1 (1.92%) CSS
6 1 (1.92%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Mathematics
2 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Open Source
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 22 (42.31%) TDD
3 22 (42.31%) OOD
4 18 (34.62%) Scrum
5 17 (32.69%) Pair Programming
5 17 (32.69%) OOP
6 16 (30.77%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.62%) User Stories
8 4 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
9 3 (5.77%) MVC
9 3 (5.77%) Kanban
10 2 (3.85%) OO
11 1 (1.92%) SOA
11 1 (1.92%) Line Management
11 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.92%) Project Planning
11 1 (1.92%) Web Development
11 1 (1.92%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (90.38%) Java
2 19 (36.54%) C#
3 15 (28.85%) C++
3 15 (28.85%) SQL
4 13 (25.00%) C
5 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Sun Certification
1 11 (21.15%) OCPJP
1 11 (21.15%) OCMJD
2 10 (19.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) OCPJWCD
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) hybris
2 13 (25.00%) Oracle
3 11 (21.15%) Sun
4 2 (3.85%) Sitecore