The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 39 25 33
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Spring 2 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.93% 5.71% 4.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.92% 11.36% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 12
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -5.74%
Spring
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
104 88 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 48.37% 50.29% 28.51%
Number of salaries quoted 56 67 40
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Spring
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Spring Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Spring
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 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
County Antrim -13 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Spring
UK

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) JSF
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) J2EE
3 4 (57.14%) JSP
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Ruby
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) JSTL
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) System Testing
5 2 (28.57%) nginx
5 2 (28.57%) Struts2
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (28.57%) nginx
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (28.57%) HSQLDB
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) JDeveloper
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Mockito
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Scala Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) JSF
2 4 (57.14%) J2EE
2 4 (57.14%) JSP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) JSTL
3 2 (28.57%) Struts2
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) Servlets
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Swing
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Struts
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) J2SE
4 1 (14.29%) JMS
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) EJB
4 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Scala
5 1 (14.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase