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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 90 100 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -27
Permanent jobs citing Spring 51 37 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.03% 1.61% 3.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.46% 5.32% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 50 25 43
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
539 695 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 21.43% 30.32% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 455 607 727
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 19 September 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Reading

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 82 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (54.88%) J2EE
4 40 (48.78%) JavaScript
4 40 (48.78%) XML
5 39 (47.56%) Web Services
5 39 (47.56%) CSS
6 38 (46.34%) HTML
7 33 (40.24%) Degree
8 32 (39.02%) Computer Science
9 31 (37.80%) jQuery
9 31 (37.80%) Linux
9 31 (37.80%) SOA
10 29 (35.37%) Tomcat
10 29 (35.37%) SQL
10 29 (35.37%) MySQL
11 28 (34.15%) Java EE
11 28 (34.15%) TDD
11 28 (34.15%) Telecoms
12 27 (32.93%) Apache
12 27 (32.93%) Unit Testing
13 26 (31.71%) Analytical Skills
13 26 (31.71%) E-Commerce
13 26 (31.71%) Finance
14 23 (28.05%) XSLT
14 23 (28.05%) hybris
15 22 (26.83%) iPad
15 22 (26.83%) Git (software)
15 22 (26.83%) Mentoring
15 22 (26.83%) SAP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 29 (35.37%) Tomcat
2 27 (32.93%) Apache
3 20 (24.39%) Apache Solr
4 10 (12.20%) Node.js
5 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.44%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.39%) HTTP
2 10 (12.20%) LDAP
3 7 (8.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (35.37%) MySQL
2 6 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.88%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.22%) Redis
6 1 (1.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (26.83%) Git (software)
2 20 (24.39%) Mockito
2 20 (24.39%) Selenium
3 19 (23.17%) Maven
4 13 (15.85%) Eclipse
5 10 (12.20%) Subversion
6 8 (9.76%) JUnit
7 6 (7.32%) Jenkins
7 6 (7.32%) Trac
8 4 (4.88%) Ant
9 2 (2.44%) ClearCase
9 2 (2.44%) Bugzilla
General
1 28 (34.15%) Telecoms
2 26 (31.71%) Finance
3 5 (6.10%) French Language
4 4 (4.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Billing
5 2 (2.44%) Marketing
6 1 (1.22%) Games
6 1 (1.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 48 (58.54%) Developer
2 44 (53.66%) Java Developer
3 24 (29.27%) Consultant
4 22 (26.83%) Java Consultant
5 12 (14.63%) Java Architect
5 12 (14.63%) Solutions Consultant
5 12 (14.63%) Architect
6 11 (13.41%) Software Engineer
6 11 (13.41%) Programmer
7 10 (12.20%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (12.20%) Java Solutions Architect
8 8 (9.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (7.32%) J2EE Developer
9 6 (7.32%) Lead Java Developer
9 6 (7.32%) Lead Developer
10 5 (6.10%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (6.10%) Analyst Programmer
10 5 (6.10%) Senior Analyst Programmer
10 5 (6.10%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (54.88%) J2EE
2 40 (48.78%) XML
3 39 (47.56%) Web Services
3 39 (47.56%) CSS
4 38 (46.34%) HTML
5 31 (37.80%) jQuery
6 28 (34.15%) Java EE
7 23 (28.05%) XSLT
8 22 (26.83%) Hibernate
9 21 (25.61%) Struts
9 21 (25.61%) JSP
10 20 (24.39%) XHTML
11 15 (18.29%) Ajax
11 15 (18.29%) Struts2
12 11 (13.41%) RESTful
13 10 (12.20%) Servlets
13 10 (12.20%) JDBC
14 7 (8.54%) Spring MVC
15 6 (7.32%) HTML5
15 6 (7.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 32 (39.02%) Computer Science
2 26 (31.71%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (26.83%) iPad
4 20 (24.39%) Client/Server
5 17 (20.73%) Open Source
6 12 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (6.10%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (4.88%) Smartphone
8 4 (4.88%) Mathematics
9 3 (3.66%) GIS
10 2 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (1.22%) Derivative
11 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.80%) Linux
2 5 (6.10%) UNIX
3 3 (3.66%) Windows
4 2 (2.44%) VxWorks
4 2 (2.44%) LynxOS
5 1 (1.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (37.80%) SOA
3 28 (34.15%) TDD
4 27 (32.93%) Unit Testing
5 26 (31.71%) E-Commerce
6 22 (26.83%) Mentoring
7 21 (25.61%) Software Engineering
7 21 (25.61%) BDD
8 20 (24.39%) Scrum
8 20 (24.39%) Extreme Programming
8 20 (24.39%) DSDM
9 15 (18.29%) OO
10 14 (17.07%) Waterfall
11 13 (15.85%) MVC
12 7 (8.54%) UML
13 6 (7.32%) Pair Programming
13 6 (7.32%) Content Management
13 6 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (7.32%) Multithreading
14 5 (6.10%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (48.78%) JavaScript
3 29 (35.37%) SQL
4 7 (8.54%) Perl
5 5 (6.10%) C++
5 5 (6.10%) AspectJ
6 4 (4.88%) C#
6 4 (4.88%) PHP
7 3 (3.66%) Python
7 3 (3.66%) C
8 2 (2.44%) Ada
8 2 (2.44%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 33 (40.24%) Degree
2 9 (10.98%) SC Cleared
2 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.22%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 23 (28.05%) hybris
2 22 (26.83%) SAP
3 5 (6.10%) JBoss
4 4 (4.88%) Sencha
5 2 (2.44%) Huawei
5 2 (2.44%) IBM
5 2 (2.44%) HP
5 2 (2.44%) BEA
6 1 (1.22%) ATG
6 1 (1.22%) Percussion
6 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle