The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 84 99 72
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -27
Permanent jobs citing Spring 55 38 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.17% 1.65% 2.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.85% 5.55% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 25 37
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Spring
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
507 685 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 19.98% 29.82% 41.73%
Number of salaries quoted 424 593 679
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 2 October 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Reading

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 84 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (53.57%) J2EE
4 42 (50.00%) CSS
5 40 (47.62%) Web Services
5 40 (47.62%) XML
5 40 (47.62%) HTML
6 39 (46.43%) JavaScript
7 35 (41.67%) Linux
7 35 (41.67%) Degree
8 34 (40.48%) Java EE
8 34 (40.48%) Computer Science
8 34 (40.48%) jQuery
8 34 (40.48%) SQL
9 33 (39.29%) Telecoms
10 32 (38.10%) MySQL
11 31 (36.90%) TDD
12 30 (35.71%) Tomcat
12 30 (35.71%) SOA
12 30 (35.71%) Unit Testing
13 29 (34.52%) Analytical Skills
13 29 (34.52%) Apache
13 29 (34.52%) Finance
14 27 (32.14%) E-Commerce
15 24 (28.57%) XSLT
15 24 (28.57%) SAP
15 24 (28.57%) Mentoring
15 24 (28.57%) hybris
15 24 (28.57%) iPad
15 24 (28.57%) Git (software)

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 30 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 29 (34.52%) Apache
3 22 (26.19%) Apache Solr
4 10 (11.90%) Node.js
5 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.38%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.19%) HTTP
2 10 (11.90%) LDAP
3 6 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (38.10%) MySQL
2 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.19%) Redis
6 1 (1.19%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 22 (26.19%) Mockito
2 22 (26.19%) Selenium
3 19 (22.62%) Maven
4 14 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 10 (11.90%) Subversion
6 8 (9.52%) JUnit
7 6 (7.14%) Ant
7 6 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 6 (7.14%) Trac
8 2 (2.38%) ClearCase
8 2 (2.38%) Bugzilla
General
1 33 (39.29%) Telecoms
2 29 (34.52%) Finance
3 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.95%) French Language
4 3 (3.57%) Marketing
5 2 (2.38%) Billing
5 2 (2.38%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Retail
6 1 (1.19%) Games
6 1 (1.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 49 (58.33%) Developer
2 46 (54.76%) Java Developer
3 26 (30.95%) Consultant
4 24 (28.57%) Java Consultant
5 13 (15.48%) Java Architect
5 13 (15.48%) Solutions Consultant
5 13 (15.48%) Architect
5 13 (15.48%) Software Engineer
6 11 (13.10%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (13.10%) Java Software Engineer
6 11 (13.10%) Java Solutions Architect
7 10 (11.90%) Programmer
8 7 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (7.14%) Principal Software Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Java Programmer
10 5 (5.95%) Lead Java Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Lead Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (53.57%) J2EE
2 42 (50.00%) CSS
3 40 (47.62%) HTML
3 40 (47.62%) Web Services
3 40 (47.62%) XML
4 34 (40.48%) Java EE
4 34 (40.48%) jQuery
5 24 (28.57%) XSLT
6 22 (26.19%) XHTML
6 22 (26.19%) JSP
7 19 (22.62%) Hibernate
8 18 (21.43%) Struts
9 14 (16.67%) Struts2
10 13 (15.48%) Ajax
11 11 (13.10%) RESTful
12 10 (11.90%) Servlets
12 10 (11.90%) JDBC
13 9 (10.71%) HTML5
13 9 (10.71%) CSS3
14 7 (8.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (40.48%) Computer Science
2 29 (34.52%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (28.57%) iPad
4 22 (26.19%) Client/Server
5 15 (17.86%) Open Source
6 14 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (5.95%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (4.76%) Smartphone
8 4 (4.76%) Mathematics
9 3 (3.57%) User Experience
10 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
10 2 (2.38%) GIS
11 1 (1.19%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 35 (41.67%) Linux
2 7 (8.33%) UNIX
3 5 (5.95%) Windows
4 4 (4.76%) VxWorks
4 4 (4.76%) LynxOS
5 2 (2.38%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.90%) TDD
3 30 (35.71%) SOA
3 30 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 27 (32.14%) E-Commerce
5 24 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 23 (27.38%) BDD
6 23 (27.38%) Software Engineering
7 22 (26.19%) DSDM
7 22 (26.19%) Scrum
7 22 (26.19%) Extreme Programming
8 19 (22.62%) OO
9 15 (17.86%) Waterfall
10 12 (14.29%) MVC
11 11 (13.10%) UML
12 9 (10.71%) OOD
13 7 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (8.33%) Multithreading
14 6 (7.14%) Content Management
14 6 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 34 (40.48%) SQL
4 12 (14.29%) Perl
5 6 (7.14%) C#
5 6 (7.14%) C++
6 5 (5.95%) C
6 5 (5.95%) AspectJ
6 5 (5.95%) Python
7 4 (4.76%) Ada
7 4 (4.76%) PHP
8 2 (2.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 35 (41.67%) Degree
2 9 (10.71%) SC Cleared
2 9 (10.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) QA
1 4 (4.76%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.19%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 24 (28.57%) SAP
1 24 (28.57%) hybris
2 4 (4.76%) Sencha
2 4 (4.76%) HP
2 4 (4.76%) JBoss
3 2 (2.38%) IBM
3 2 (2.38%) BEA
3 2 (2.38%) Huawei
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum to £70K + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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TRG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Private Health, Parking
Posted: 8 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Private Health, Parking
Posted: 8 days ago