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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 50 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Spring 41 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.58% 3.11% 4.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.41% 7.92% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 37
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £27,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
394 442 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.41% 39.25% 39.11%
Number of salaries quoted 357 395 301
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,276 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
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 30 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 30 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 -9 29 £35,000 -3.44% 7
Newport +11 8 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Torfaen - 4 £38,500 -
Spring
Wales

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 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 78 (98.73%) Java
2 57 (72.15%) Hibernate
3 55 (69.62%) J2EE
4 42 (53.16%) Web Services
5 38 (48.10%) Unit Testing
6 35 (44.30%) Scrum
7 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (37.97%) XML
7 30 (37.97%) HTML
8 29 (36.71%) IBM
9 28 (35.44%) Tomcat
10 27 (34.18%) SQL
11 25 (31.65%) TDD
12 24 (30.38%) Eclipse
13 23 (29.11%) Software Engineering
13 23 (29.11%) Java EE
14 22 (27.85%) Maven
14 22 (27.85%) OO
14 22 (27.85%) SOAP
15 21 (26.58%) JavaScript
16 20 (25.32%) Release Management
16 20 (25.32%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (25.32%) Open Source
17 19 (24.05%) MongoDB
17 19 (24.05%) NoSQL
17 19 (24.05%) Continuous Improvement
18 18 (22.78%) Jenkins
18 18 (22.78%) DevOps
18 18 (22.78%) Groovy
18 18 (22.78%) Banking

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 28 (35.44%) Tomcat
2 18 (22.78%) WebSphere
3 16 (20.25%) Confluence
3 16 (20.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (15.19%) FileNet
5 11 (13.92%) LiveCycle
6 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.53%) Node.js
6 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.27%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) Internet
2 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.05%) MongoDB
1 19 (24.05%) NoSQL
2 17 (21.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (18.99%) RDBMS
3 15 (18.99%) Relational Database
4 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
5 10 (12.66%) MySQL
6 6 (7.59%) Big Data
7 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.53%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.27%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 24 (30.38%) Eclipse
2 22 (27.85%) Maven
3 18 (22.78%) Jenkins
3 18 (22.78%) Subversion
4 16 (20.25%) Hudson
4 16 (20.25%) JIRA
5 12 (15.19%) Rational Application Developer
6 11 (13.92%) JUnit
7 7 (8.86%) Git (software)
8 6 (7.59%) Apache Ivy
9 5 (6.33%) Bugzilla
10 4 (5.06%) JMeter
11 2 (2.53%) Ant
11 2 (2.53%) Mockito
11 2 (2.53%) Gradle
12 1 (1.27%) Selenium
General
1 18 (22.78%) Banking
2 17 (21.52%) Telecoms
3 13 (16.46%) Finance
4 6 (7.59%) Advertising
5 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 57 (72.15%) Developer
2 53 (67.09%) Java Developer
3 25 (31.65%) Analyst
4 18 (22.78%) Programmer
5 17 (21.52%) Senior Developer
6 15 (18.99%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 13 (16.46%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (15.19%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (12.66%) Java Programmer
10 9 (11.39%) Developer Analyst
10 9 (11.39%) Java Consultant
10 9 (11.39%) Consultant
11 8 (10.13%) Analyst Programmer
11 8 (10.13%) Senior Programmer
11 8 (10.13%) Senior Analyst Programmer
12 7 (8.86%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
13 6 (7.59%) Software Engineer
14 5 (6.33%) J2EE Developer
14 5 (6.33%) Java Software Engineer
15 3 (3.80%) Java Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (72.15%) Hibernate
2 55 (69.62%) J2EE
3 42 (53.16%) Web Services
4 30 (37.97%) XML
4 30 (37.97%) HTML
5 23 (29.11%) Java EE
6 22 (27.85%) SOAP
7 17 (21.52%) CSS
7 17 (21.52%) JSP
8 16 (20.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 16 (20.25%) JPA
8 16 (20.25%) JSF
9 15 (18.99%) XSLT
10 12 (15.19%) REST
11 10 (12.66%) Spring Web Flow
12 9 (11.39%) JSON
12 9 (11.39%) Struts
13 8 (10.13%) GWT
13 8 (10.13%) HTML5
14 7 (8.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Open Source
2 4 (5.06%) RIA
3 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.25%) Linux
2 4 (5.06%) Android
3 1 (1.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.10%) Unit Testing
2 35 (44.30%) Scrum
3 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (31.65%) TDD
5 23 (29.11%) Software Engineering
6 22 (27.85%) OO
7 20 (25.32%) Release Management
7 20 (25.32%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (24.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (22.78%) DevOps
9 18 (22.78%) DSDM
9 18 (22.78%) RUP
9 18 (22.78%) Configuration Management
10 17 (21.52%) SOA
10 17 (21.52%) Pair Programming
11 14 (17.72%) UML
11 14 (17.72%) OOA/OOD
11 14 (17.72%) RAD
12 13 (16.46%) MVC
13 6 (7.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (98.73%) Java
2 27 (34.18%) SQL
3 21 (26.58%) JavaScript
4 18 (22.78%) Groovy
5 16 (20.25%) Clojure
5 16 (20.25%) Scala
6 7 (8.86%) PHP
7 4 (5.06%) C++
8 2 (2.53%) C#
9 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (21.52%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 29 (36.71%) IBM
2 16 (20.25%) Twitter
3 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.92%) Adobe
5 7 (8.86%) Oracle
6 1 (1.27%) JBoss
6 1 (1.27%) HP
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