The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 101 103 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -49
Permanent jobs citing Spring 36 37 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.50% 1.61% 3.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.86% 5.26% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 80
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
614 703 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.62% 30.63% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 533 617 830
Average salary £42,800 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Spring
Berkshire

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Spring
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Spring Salary Trend in Reading

Spring
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Reading

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 67 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (46.27%) J2EE
3 29 (43.28%) JavaScript
3 29 (43.28%) Web Services
4 27 (40.30%) SOA
5 26 (38.81%) XML
6 25 (37.31%) CSS
6 25 (37.31%) HTML
6 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (35.82%) Struts
8 21 (31.34%) jQuery
9 20 (29.85%) TDD
9 20 (29.85%) Java EE
10 19 (28.36%) Degree
10 19 (28.36%) Telecoms
10 19 (28.36%) Linux
10 19 (28.36%) E-Commerce
11 18 (26.87%) Computer Science
12 17 (25.37%) Tomcat
12 17 (25.37%) SQL
12 17 (25.37%) Hibernate
13 16 (23.88%) Apache
14 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
14 15 (22.39%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (20.90%) Open Source
15 14 (20.90%) Maven
15 14 (20.90%) Ajax
15 14 (20.90%) JSP
15 14 (20.90%) MySQL
16 13 (19.40%) XSLT

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 17 (25.37%) Tomcat
2 16 (23.88%) Apache
3 10 (14.93%) Apache Solr
4 5 (7.46%) Node.js
5 4 (5.97%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.97%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.99%) Alfresco
6 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) HTTP
2 6 (8.96%) Internet
3 5 (7.46%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) MySQL
2 7 (10.45%) RDBMS
2 7 (10.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.99%) Redis
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.49%) Voldemort
5 1 (1.49%) BigTable
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Maven
2 12 (17.91%) Eclipse
2 12 (17.91%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.93%) Mockito
3 10 (14.93%) Selenium
4 4 (5.97%) Subversion
4 4 (5.97%) Ant
4 4 (5.97%) JUnit
5 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.99%) Trac
5 2 (2.99%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.99%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.99%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 19 (28.36%) Telecoms
2 13 (19.40%) Finance
3 8 (11.94%) Marketing
3 8 (11.94%) Billing
4 3 (4.48%) French Language
5 2 (2.99%) Retail
6 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (56.72%) Developer
2 33 (49.25%) Java Developer
3 16 (23.88%) Consultant
4 12 (17.91%) Programmer
5 10 (14.93%) Java Consultant
6 8 (11.94%) J2EE Developer
6 8 (11.94%) Java Architect
6 8 (11.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (11.94%) Architect
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 6 (8.96%) Analyst Programmer
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Programmer
7 6 (8.96%) Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) Software Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Lead Java Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Lead Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.46%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.27%) J2EE
2 29 (43.28%) Web Services
3 26 (38.81%) XML
4 25 (37.31%) CSS
4 25 (37.31%) HTML
5 24 (35.82%) Struts
6 21 (31.34%) jQuery
7 20 (29.85%) Java EE
8 17 (25.37%) Hibernate
9 14 (20.90%) Ajax
9 14 (20.90%) JSP
10 13 (19.40%) XSLT
11 11 (16.42%) Struts2
12 10 (14.93%) OSGi
12 10 (14.93%) XHTML
13 7 (10.45%) Servlets
13 7 (10.45%) RESTful
14 5 (7.46%) JDBC
14 5 (7.46%) HTML5
14 5 (7.46%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) Computer Science
2 15 (22.39%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (20.90%) Open Source
4 10 (14.93%) iPad
4 10 (14.93%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.97%) Smartphone
5 4 (5.97%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.48%) GIS
6 3 (4.48%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (2.99%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.49%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.36%) Linux
2 5 (7.46%) Windows
3 3 (4.48%) UNIX
4 2 (2.99%) LynxOS
4 2 (2.99%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) SOA
2 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (29.85%) TDD
4 19 (28.36%) E-Commerce
5 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
6 12 (17.91%) Waterfall
6 12 (17.91%) Unit Testing
7 11 (16.42%) BDD
8 10 (14.93%) DSDM
8 10 (14.93%) Scrum
8 10 (14.93%) Extreme Programming
9 8 (11.94%) MVC
9 8 (11.94%) CRM
10 7 (10.45%) OO
10 7 (10.45%) eTOM
10 7 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (8.96%) Content Management
12 5 (7.46%) Pair Programming
13 4 (5.97%) Multithreading
13 4 (5.97%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (43.28%) JavaScript
3 17 (25.37%) SQL
4 5 (7.46%) C++
5 4 (5.97%) PHP
6 3 (4.48%) Python
6 3 (4.48%) Perl
6 3 (4.48%) C
6 3 (4.48%) AspectJ
7 2 (2.99%) C#
7 2 (2.99%) Ada
7 2 (2.99%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (28.36%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) hybris
2 10 (14.93%) SAP
3 5 (7.46%) JBoss
3 5 (7.46%) Huawei
4 4 (5.97%) Sencha
4 4 (5.97%) BEA
5 2 (2.99%) ATG
5 2 (2.99%) Percussion
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle
5 2 (2.99%) Sun
5 2 (2.99%) HP
5 2 (2.99%) IBM
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.49%) Google