The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 60 57 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -37
Permanent jobs citing Spring 16 7 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.17% 1.02% 9.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.03% 2.78% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 44
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Spring
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
318 252 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 43.09% 36.68% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 286 221 171
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Spring
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Spring Salary Trend in Sheffield

Spring
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Spring Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 35 (97.22%) Java
2 32 (88.89%) Hibernate
3 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (50.00%) TDD
4 17 (47.22%) MySQL
4 17 (47.22%) Software Engineering
5 16 (44.44%) Maven
5 16 (44.44%) Degree
5 16 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 16 (44.44%) SQL
5 16 (44.44%) Scrum
6 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
7 14 (38.89%) Subversion
7 14 (38.89%) Eclipse
8 13 (36.11%) HTML
8 13 (36.11%) J2EE
9 12 (33.33%) CSS
9 12 (33.33%) Web Services
10 11 (30.56%) Linux
11 10 (27.78%) JUnit
11 10 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (27.78%) JSON
11 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
11 10 (27.78%) RESTful
12 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (25.00%) OAuth
12 9 (25.00%) OAuth2
12 9 (25.00%) Liquibase
12 9 (25.00%) JSP
13 8 (22.22%) OO

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) MySQL
2 10 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (44.44%) Maven
2 14 (38.89%) Subversion
2 14 (38.89%) Eclipse
3 10 (27.78%) JUnit
3 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
4 9 (25.00%) Liquibase
5 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
6 3 (8.33%) NetBeans
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (5.56%) Hudson
7 2 (5.56%) Ant
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
2 29 (80.56%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Graduate Software Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Graduate
3 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Java Programmer
5 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Programmer
5 2 (5.56%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (88.89%) Hibernate
2 13 (36.11%) HTML
2 13 (36.11%) J2EE
3 12 (33.33%) CSS
3 12 (33.33%) Web Services
4 10 (27.78%) JSON
4 10 (27.78%) RESTful
5 9 (25.00%) OAuth
5 9 (25.00%) OAuth2
5 9 (25.00%) JSP
6 5 (13.89%) Ajax
6 5 (13.89%) .NET
7 4 (11.11%) REST
8 3 (8.33%) Spring MVC
8 3 (8.33%) JSF
9 2 (5.56%) Java EE
9 2 (5.56%) iBATIS
9 2 (5.56%) XML
9 2 (5.56%) J2ME
9 2 (5.56%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.78%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (50.00%) TDD
2 17 (47.22%) Software Engineering
3 16 (44.44%) Scrum
4 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (22.22%) OO
6 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
6 7 (19.44%) Automated Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Integration Testing
7 5 (13.89%) OOP
8 4 (11.11%) Web Development
9 3 (8.33%) MVC
9 3 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
10 2 (5.56%) ETL
10 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (5.56%) Build Automation
11 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.78%) BDD
11 1 (2.78%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) Java
2 16 (44.44%) SQL
3 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (19.44%) PHP
5 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
5 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
5 5 (13.89%) C#
5 5 (13.89%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) VCP4
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft