The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 42 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing Spring 46 30 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.23% 2.60% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.71% 6.54% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 43 27 26
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £26,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Spring
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
362 459 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.27% 39.81% 37.17%
Number of salaries quoted 327 415 305
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Spring
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Spring Salary Trend in South Wales

Spring
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in South Wales

Spring
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
Cardiff 0 32 £35,000 +16.66% 10
Newport +19 11 £39,000 +4.00% 1
Torfaen - 3 £38,500 -
Spring
Wales

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 86 (98.85%) Java
2 63 (72.41%) Hibernate
3 57 (65.52%) J2EE
4 42 (48.28%) Unit Testing
5 41 (47.13%) Web Services
6 35 (40.23%) HTML
7 34 (39.08%) Scrum
7 34 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (37.93%) Tomcat
9 32 (36.78%) XML
10 30 (34.48%) Eclipse
11 29 (33.33%) IBM
12 27 (31.03%) SQL
13 25 (28.74%) OO
14 24 (27.59%) TDD
14 24 (27.59%) Maven
15 23 (26.44%) Java EE
16 22 (25.29%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (24.14%) Open Source
17 21 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
17 21 (24.14%) Jenkins
17 21 (24.14%) Release Management
17 21 (24.14%) SOAP
18 20 (22.99%) JSP
18 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
18 20 (22.99%) Software Engineering
18 20 (22.99%) Banking
18 20 (22.99%) MongoDB
18 20 (22.99%) NoSQL
19 19 (21.84%) Groovy

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 33 (37.93%) Tomcat
2 18 (20.69%) WebSphere
3 16 (18.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 15 (17.24%) Confluence
5 12 (13.79%) FileNet
6 11 (12.64%) LiveCycle
7 4 (4.60%) Node.js
7 4 (4.60%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.15%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.99%) MongoDB
1 20 (22.99%) NoSQL
2 16 (18.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (17.24%) MySQL
3 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 15 (17.24%) RDBMS
3 15 (17.24%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.90%) Big Data
5 4 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.60%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.60%) CouchDB
6 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.15%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 30 (34.48%) Eclipse
2 24 (27.59%) Maven
3 21 (24.14%) Jenkins
4 19 (21.84%) Subversion
5 15 (17.24%) Hudson
5 15 (17.24%) JIRA
6 14 (16.09%) JUnit
7 12 (13.79%) Rational Application Developer
8 8 (9.20%) Git (software)
8 8 (9.20%) Apache Ivy
9 4 (4.60%) Mockito
9 4 (4.60%) Gradle
9 4 (4.60%) Ant
9 4 (4.60%) JMeter
9 4 (4.60%) Bugzilla
10 3 (3.45%) Selenium
11 2 (2.30%) NetBeans
General
1 20 (22.99%) Banking
2 19 (21.84%) Telecoms
3 13 (14.94%) Finance
4 8 (9.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 65 (74.71%) Developer
2 58 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 25 (28.74%) Analyst
4 20 (22.99%) Senior Developer
5 18 (20.69%) Programmer
6 16 (18.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 14 (16.09%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (11.49%) Java Programmer
10 9 (10.34%) Java Consultant
10 9 (10.34%) Developer Analyst
10 9 (10.34%) Consultant
11 8 (9.20%) Analyst Programmer
11 8 (9.20%) Senior Programmer
11 8 (9.20%) Senior Analyst Programmer
12 6 (6.90%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 6 (6.90%) J2EE Developer
13 5 (5.75%) Software Engineer
14 4 (4.60%) Java Software Engineer
15 3 (3.45%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (72.41%) Hibernate
2 57 (65.52%) J2EE
3 41 (47.13%) Web Services
4 35 (40.23%) HTML
5 32 (36.78%) XML
6 23 (26.44%) Java EE
7 21 (24.14%) SOAP
8 20 (22.99%) JSP
9 18 (20.69%) JPA
10 17 (19.54%) CSS
11 16 (18.39%) JSF
12 15 (17.24%) XSLT
12 15 (17.24%) REST
12 15 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (12.64%) HTML5
14 10 (11.49%) JSON
15 9 (10.34%) Spring Web Flow
16 8 (9.20%) JAX-WS
17 7 (8.05%) jQuery
17 7 (8.05%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Open Source
2 6 (6.90%) RIA
3 5 (5.75%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) AS400
5 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.69%) Linux
2 4 (4.60%) Android
3 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.28%) Unit Testing
2 34 (39.08%) Scrum
2 34 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (28.74%) OO
4 24 (27.59%) TDD
5 22 (25.29%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (24.14%) Release Management
6 21 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (22.99%) Software Engineering
8 17 (19.54%) DevOps
8 17 (19.54%) Pair Programming
8 17 (19.54%) Configuration Management
8 17 (19.54%) RUP
8 17 (19.54%) DSDM
9 16 (18.39%) SOA
10 14 (16.09%) RAD
10 14 (16.09%) OOA/OOD
11 11 (12.64%) MVC
12 10 (11.49%) UML
13 8 (9.20%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 86 (98.85%) Java
2 27 (31.03%) SQL
3 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
4 19 (21.84%) Groovy
5 15 (17.24%) Scala
5 15 (17.24%) Clojure
6 10 (11.49%) PHP
7 4 (4.60%) C#
8 2 (2.30%) C++
9 1 (1.15%) C
9 1 (1.15%) RPG
Qualifications
1 17 (19.54%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 29 (33.33%) IBM
2 15 (17.24%) Twitter
3 12 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 11 (12.64%) Adobe
5 8 (9.20%) Oracle
6 1 (1.15%) JBoss
6 1 (1.15%) HP
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