The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 37 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Spring 163 138 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.50% 4.44% 5.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.90% 11.67% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 82 76 103
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1094 1183 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.88% 38.08% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 713 817 897
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Spring
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Spring Salary Trend in Scotland

Spring
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Spring Salary Histogram in Scotland

Spring
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Glasgow +2 115 £45,000 +2.85% 14
Edinburgh +19 48 £45,000 -9.09% 6
Aberdeen +18 2 £52,500 +31.25%
Stirling +4 1 - -
Spring
UK

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 298 (99.33%) Java
2 197 (65.67%) Agile Software Development
3 194 (64.67%) Hibernate
4 123 (41.00%) SQL
5 104 (34.67%) Maven
6 98 (32.67%) TDD
7 96 (32.00%) JavaScript
8 95 (31.67%) Open Source
9 93 (31.00%) Web Services
10 91 (30.33%) Scrum
11 86 (28.67%) JBoss
12 80 (26.67%) Tomcat
13 79 (26.33%) Finance
14 77 (25.67%) HTML
15 72 (24.00%) Jenkins
16 71 (23.67%) Oracle
17 70 (23.33%) CSS
17 70 (23.33%) RESTful
18 68 (22.67%) OO
19 65 (21.67%) Relational Database
20 59 (19.67%) Linux
20 59 (19.67%) Unix
21 54 (18.00%) J2EE
21 54 (18.00%) JSON
22 53 (17.67%) RDBMS
23 51 (17.00%) jQuery
24 49 (16.33%) BDD
25 46 (15.33%) User Acceptance Testing
25 46 (15.33%) JUnit
26 43 (14.33%) Degree

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 86 (28.67%) JBoss
2 80 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 32 (10.67%) Alfresco
3 32 (10.67%) Apache
4 25 (8.33%) Oracle Coherence
5 9 (3.00%) IIS
6 8 (2.67%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.33%) GemFire
8 6 (2.00%) Mule
9 5 (1.67%) Node.js
10 4 (1.33%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.33%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.67%) Apache Qpid
11 2 (0.67%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.67%) CMS
11 2 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.67%) Mule ESB
11 2 (0.67%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 20 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.67%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.67%) RMDS
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.67%) IaaS
4 1 (0.33%) GitHub
4 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.33%) HTTP
2 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (21.67%) Relational Database
2 53 (17.67%) RDBMS
3 36 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 36 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (6.33%) NoSQL
5 14 (4.67%) MongoDB
6 13 (4.33%) Big Data
6 13 (4.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (4.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (3.67%) MySQL
8 9 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (2.33%) DB2
9 7 (2.33%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.67%) Sybase ASE
11 4 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.33%) Hazelcast
11 4 (1.33%) MarkLogic
11 4 (1.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 104 (34.67%) Maven
2 72 (24.00%) Jenkins
3 46 (15.33%) JUnit
4 38 (12.67%) Git (software)
5 36 (12.00%) Selenium
6 30 (10.00%) Artifactory
6 30 (10.00%) FitNesse
7 23 (7.67%) Subversion
8 17 (5.67%) Cucumber
9 10 (3.33%) Ant
10 8 (2.67%) JIRA
11 7 (2.33%) Eclipse
11 7 (2.33%) Mockito
12 6 (2.00%) EasyMock
13 5 (1.67%) JBehave
14 4 (1.33%) GitLab
14 4 (1.33%) Gradle
14 4 (1.33%) SonarQube
14 4 (1.33%) TeamCity
15 3 (1.00%) TestNG
General
1 79 (26.33%) Finance
2 18 (6.00%) Banking
3 10 (3.33%) Financial Institution
4 6 (2.00%) Games
4 6 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.67%) Front Office
6 2 (0.67%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.67%) Legal
6 2 (0.67%) Marketing
6 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 245 (81.67%) Developer
2 221 (73.67%) Java Developer
3 43 (14.33%) Lead Developer
4 42 (14.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 37 (12.33%) Senior Developer
6 30 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 26 (8.67%) Open Source Developer
8 17 (5.67%) Core Java Developer
9 16 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
10 15 (5.00%) Analyst
11 14 (4.67%) Software Engineer
12 13 (4.33%) Software Developer
13 12 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
13 12 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 12 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
14 9 (3.00%) Designer
14 9 (3.00%) Java Engineer
15 8 (2.67%) Technical Analyst
16 7 (2.33%) Java Software Engineer
16 7 (2.33%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (64.67%) Hibernate
2 93 (31.00%) Web Services
3 77 (25.67%) HTML
4 70 (23.33%) CSS
4 70 (23.33%) RESTful
5 54 (18.00%) J2EE
5 54 (18.00%) JSON
6 51 (17.00%) jQuery
7 40 (13.33%) REST
8 32 (10.67%) Gherkin
8 32 (10.67%) Spring Security
8 32 (10.67%) XHTML
9 31 (10.33%) Drools
9 31 (10.33%) JMS
10 27 (9.00%) HTML5
10 27 (9.00%) XML
11 21 (7.00%) CSS3
11 21 (7.00%) jBPM
11 21 (7.00%) Servlets
12 20 (6.67%) Castor
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (4.67%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.67%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.00%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.00%) User Experience
6 8 (2.67%) Data Structures
7 7 (2.33%) Derivative
8 6 (2.00%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.00%) Grid Computing
9 4 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (1.33%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.00%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.67%) Equities
11 2 (0.67%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.33%) DataPower
12 1 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 59 (19.67%) Linux
1 59 (19.67%) Unix
2 18 (6.00%) Windows
3 5 (1.67%) Android
3 5 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (65.67%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (32.67%) TDD
3 95 (31.67%) Open Source
4 91 (30.33%) Scrum
5 68 (22.67%) OO
6 49 (16.33%) BDD
7 46 (15.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 40 (13.33%) Unit Testing
9 39 (13.00%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (13.00%) SDLC
9 39 (13.00%) SOA
10 33 (11.00%) Software Engineering
11 30 (10.00%) Document Management
11 30 (10.00%) MVC
12 28 (9.33%) Mentoring
13 27 (9.00%) Automated Testing
14 25 (8.33%) High Availability
15 23 (7.67%) Waterfall
16 21 (7.00%) DevOps
16 21 (7.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 298 (99.33%) Java
2 123 (41.00%) SQL
3 96 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 40 (13.33%) Python
5 33 (11.00%) PL/SQL
6 29 (9.67%) Ruby
7 27 (9.00%) C#
8 25 (8.33%) Shell Script
9 24 (8.00%) Perl
10 21 (7.00%) Groovy
11 20 (6.67%) Bash Shell
12 16 (5.33%) Korn
12 16 (5.33%) Scala
13 10 (3.33%) PHP
14 4 (1.33%) SPARQL
14 4 (1.33%) XQuery
15 2 (0.67%) ANSI SQL
15 2 (0.67%) C++
15 2 (0.67%) Clojure
15 2 (0.67%) Jython
Qualifications
1 43 (14.33%) Degree
2 26 (8.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.33%) HP ASE
3 1 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 19 (6.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (6.67%) Puppet
2 16 (5.33%) Graphite
2 16 (5.33%) Nagios
2 16 (5.33%) Opsview
3 2 (0.67%) Ansible
3 2 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 71 (23.67%) Oracle
2 23 (7.67%) Sybase
3 16 (5.33%) Cisco
3 16 (5.33%) F5
4 6 (2.00%) Informatica
5 5 (1.67%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.33%) Cognos
6 4 (1.33%) IBM
6 4 (1.33%) Terracotta
7 3 (1.00%) Google
7 3 (1.00%) SAP
8 2 (0.67%) Apple
8 2 (0.67%) ION Trading
8 2 (0.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.67%) StreamBase
8 2 (0.67%) Talend
9 1 (0.33%) Facebook
9 1 (0.33%) Green Hat
9 1 (0.33%) Twitter
9 1 (0.33%) Xamarin
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