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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 17 39 24
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Permanent jobs citing Spring 9 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.28% 0.98% 6.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.50% 2.17% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 9
Average salary £36,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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
40 92 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 41.24% 45.10% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 54 56
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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
County Antrim +17 7 £32,500 -23.52%
Spring
UK

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
3 5 (55.56%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) J2EE
4 4 (44.44%) JUnit
4 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) JDBC
4 4 (44.44%) JSP
4 4 (44.44%) Servlets
4 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
4 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 3 (33.33%) Network Security
5 3 (33.33%) Metasploit
5 3 (33.33%) TestNG
5 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (33.33%) Product Management
5 3 (33.33%) RESTful
5 3 (33.33%) Rapid7
5 3 (33.33%) User Experience
5 3 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JUnit
2 3 (33.33%) Metasploit
2 3 (33.33%) TestNG
3 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) SOA Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) J2EE
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) JDBC
2 4 (44.44%) JSP
2 4 (44.44%) Servlets
2 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
3 3 (33.33%) JSON
3 3 (33.33%) RESTful
3 3 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) WSDL
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
1 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) Product Management
2 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (33.33%) Database Security
2 3 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) BPEL
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Rapid7
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle