The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 71 37 54
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +17
Permanent jobs citing Spring 3 30 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.45% 5.11% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 15.38% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 30 9
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
192 195 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.79% 33.22% 27.79%
Number of salaries quoted 156 171 134
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Spring
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Spring Salary Trend in Slough

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 14 (93.33%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) J2EE
4 9 (60.00%) Linux
4 9 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (53.33%) Gradle
5 8 (53.33%) TDD
6 7 (46.67%) Degree
6 7 (46.67%) HTML
6 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
7 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
7 6 (40.00%) Ant
7 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (33.33%) Struts
8 5 (33.33%) UNIX
8 5 (33.33%) Windows
8 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 5 (33.33%) Pair Programming
8 5 (33.33%) VMware
8 5 (33.33%) MVC
8 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (33.33%) Open Source
8 5 (33.33%) DevOps
9 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
9 4 (26.67%) GitHub
9 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
9 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
9 4 (26.67%) Alfresco
9 4 (26.67%) Groovy

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
1 4 (26.67%) Alfresco
1 4 (26.67%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (26.67%) Google App Engine
1 4 (26.67%) GitHub
1 4 (26.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (53.33%) Gradle
3 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
4 6 (40.00%) Ant
4 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (26.67%) IntelliJ
5 4 (26.67%) Subversion
6 3 (20.00%) Maven
6 3 (20.00%) JIRA
6 3 (20.00%) JUnit
6 3 (20.00%) Hudson
7 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
8 1 (6.67%) Mockito
8 1 (6.67%) Hamcrest
8 1 (6.67%) NetBeans
8 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (26.67%) Legal
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (26.67%) DevOps Administrator
5 4 (26.67%) Administrator
5 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (6.67%) DevOps Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Software Release Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Release Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) J2EE
2 9 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) Struts
5 4 (26.67%) XML
5 4 (26.67%) XSLT
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) Velocity
6 3 (20.00%) JSR 168
6 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 3 (20.00%) Servlets
6 3 (20.00%) XHTML
7 2 (13.33%) JSON
7 2 (13.33%) Backbone.js
8 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 1 (6.67%) REST
8 1 (6.67%) Symfony
8 1 (6.67%) FreeMarker
8 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) UNIX
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (33.33%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
4 4 (26.67%) Extreme Programming
4 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
4 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) OO
7 1 (6.67%) Release Management
7 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) PHP
3 4 (26.67%) Groovy
3 4 (26.67%) Scala
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) PHP5
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Google
2 4 (26.67%) GigaSpaces
2 4 (26.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Zend