The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 57 55 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Spring 38 31 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.35% 2.86% 4.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.64% 7.52% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 38
Average salary £38,500 £36,250 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.20% -5.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £26,950 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
394 412 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.77% 38.01% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 358 368 299
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,273 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Spring
Wales

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -6 27 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Newport +8 8 £38,750 +3.33%
Torfaen - 3 £38,500 - 2
Spring
Wales

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 76 (98.70%) Java
2 55 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 54 (70.13%) J2EE
4 43 (55.84%) Web Services
5 38 (49.35%) Unit Testing
6 36 (46.75%) Scrum
7 30 (38.96%) XML
8 29 (37.66%) HTML
8 29 (37.66%) IBM
8 29 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (36.36%) SQL
10 27 (35.06%) Tomcat
11 24 (31.17%) TDD
12 23 (29.87%) Maven
12 23 (29.87%) Software Engineering
12 23 (29.87%) Java EE
12 23 (29.87%) Eclipse
12 23 (29.87%) SOAP
13 21 (27.27%) OO
13 21 (27.27%) JavaScript
14 20 (25.97%) Open Source
15 19 (24.68%) NoSQL
15 19 (24.68%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (24.68%) Release Management
15 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (24.68%) Banking
16 18 (23.38%) Subversion
16 18 (23.38%) WebSphere
16 18 (23.38%) DSDM
16 18 (23.38%) RUP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 27 (35.06%) Tomcat
2 18 (23.38%) WebSphere
3 16 (20.78%) Confluence
3 16 (20.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (15.58%) FileNet
5 11 (14.29%) LiveCycle
6 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.30%) Apache
7 1 (1.30%) Node.js
7 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Internet
2 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) NoSQL
2 18 (23.38%) MongoDB
3 17 (22.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (19.48%) RDBMS
4 15 (19.48%) Relational Database
5 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
6 9 (11.69%) MySQL
7 5 (6.49%) Big Data
7 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.30%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.30%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 23 (29.87%) Eclipse
1 23 (29.87%) Maven
2 18 (23.38%) Subversion
3 17 (22.08%) Jenkins
4 16 (20.78%) Hudson
4 16 (20.78%) JIRA
5 12 (15.58%) Rational Application Developer
6 10 (12.99%) JUnit
7 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
7 6 (7.79%) Apache Ivy
8 5 (6.49%) Bugzilla
9 4 (5.19%) JMeter
10 3 (3.90%) Ant
11 1 (1.30%) Selenium
11 1 (1.30%) Mockito
11 1 (1.30%) Gradle
General
1 19 (24.68%) Banking
2 17 (22.08%) Telecoms
3 13 (16.88%) Finance
4 5 (6.49%) Advertising
5 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 55 (71.43%) Developer
2 51 (66.23%) Java Developer
3 25 (32.47%) Analyst
4 18 (23.38%) Programmer
5 17 (22.08%) Senior Developer
6 15 (19.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 13 (16.88%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (15.58%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (12.99%) Java Programmer
10 9 (11.69%) Java Consultant
10 9 (11.69%) Developer Analyst
10 9 (11.69%) Consultant
11 8 (10.39%) Analyst Programmer
11 8 (10.39%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 8 (10.39%) Senior Programmer
12 7 (9.09%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
13 6 (7.79%) Software Engineer
14 5 (6.49%) J2EE Developer
14 5 (6.49%) Java Software Engineer
15 3 (3.90%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 54 (70.13%) J2EE
3 43 (55.84%) Web Services
4 30 (38.96%) XML
5 29 (37.66%) HTML
6 23 (29.87%) SOAP
6 23 (29.87%) Java EE
7 17 (22.08%) CSS
7 17 (22.08%) JSP
8 16 (20.78%) JSF
8 16 (20.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (19.48%) JPA
9 15 (19.48%) XSLT
10 11 (14.29%) REST
11 10 (12.99%) Spring Web Flow
11 10 (12.99%) Struts
12 9 (11.69%) JSON
13 8 (10.39%) GWT
14 7 (9.09%) HTML5
14 7 (9.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.97%) Open Source
2 4 (5.19%) RIA
3 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.30%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Linux
2 4 (5.19%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (49.35%) Unit Testing
2 36 (46.75%) Scrum
3 29 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (31.17%) TDD
5 23 (29.87%) Software Engineering
6 21 (27.27%) OO
7 19 (24.68%) Release Management
7 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (24.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (23.38%) DevOps
8 18 (23.38%) RUP
8 18 (23.38%) DSDM
8 18 (23.38%) Configuration Management
9 17 (22.08%) Pair Programming
9 17 (22.08%) SOA
10 14 (18.18%) RAD
10 14 (18.18%) UML
10 14 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
10 14 (18.18%) MVC
11 5 (6.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (98.70%) Java
2 28 (36.36%) SQL
3 21 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 17 (22.08%) Groovy
5 16 (20.78%) Scala
5 16 (20.78%) Clojure
6 5 (6.49%) PHP
7 4 (5.19%) C++
8 1 (1.30%) C
8 1 (1.30%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (22.08%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 29 (37.66%) IBM
2 16 (20.78%) Twitter
3 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
4 11 (14.29%) Adobe
5 7 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (1.30%) JBoss
6 1 (1.30%) HP
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