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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 36 71 58
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -13
Permanent jobs citing Spring 47 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.38% 2.32% 2.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.16% 5.45% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 25
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £37,140
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
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
332 514 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.97% 42.62% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 289 476 345
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
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 30 September 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 September 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 +7 37 £37,500 +25.00% 9
Newport +18 7 £38,750 +29.16% 5
Torfaen - 3 £38,500 -
Spring
Wales

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 83 (98.81%) Java
2 61 (72.62%) Hibernate
3 52 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (52.38%) J2EE
5 36 (42.86%) Web Services
6 33 (39.29%) Scrum
6 33 (39.29%) Unit Testing
7 29 (34.52%) OO
8 28 (33.33%) XML
9 27 (32.14%) HTML
10 26 (30.95%) Eclipse
11 25 (29.76%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (28.57%) Tomcat
13 23 (27.38%) Release Management
14 22 (26.19%) Open Source
14 22 (26.19%) TDD
14 22 (26.19%) Maven
14 22 (26.19%) Jenkins
15 20 (23.81%) MongoDB
15 20 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (23.81%) Java EE
15 20 (23.81%) Linux
15 20 (23.81%) MySQL
16 19 (22.62%) IBM
16 19 (22.62%) SOAP
16 19 (22.62%) JSF
16 19 (22.62%) Groovy
17 18 (21.43%) JPA
17 18 (21.43%) SQL Server
17 18 (21.43%) JUnit

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 24 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 11 (13.10%) Confluence
3 10 (11.90%) FileNet
4 9 (10.71%) WebSphere
4 9 (10.71%) LiveCycle
5 8 (9.52%) Node.js
5 8 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.19%) Apache
8 1 (1.19%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.81%) MySQL
1 20 (23.81%) MongoDB
2 18 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 17 (20.24%) NoSQL
4 12 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (9.52%) Hadoop
5 8 (9.52%) CouchDB
6 6 (7.14%) Big Data
7 4 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (30.95%) Eclipse
2 22 (26.19%) Maven
2 22 (26.19%) Jenkins
3 18 (21.43%) JUnit
4 16 (19.05%) Subversion
5 12 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
6 11 (13.10%) Hudson
6 11 (13.10%) JIRA
7 10 (11.90%) Git (software)
8 8 (9.52%) Mockito
8 8 (9.52%) Spock
8 8 (9.52%) Gradle
9 6 (7.14%) Selenium
10 5 (5.95%) Ant
11 4 (4.76%) JMeter
12 3 (3.57%) NetBeans
12 3 (3.57%) Rational Application Developer
13 2 (2.38%) Bugzilla
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
2 11 (13.10%) Telecoms
2 11 (13.10%) Banking
3 7 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 69 (82.14%) Developer
2 62 (73.81%) Java Developer
3 20 (23.81%) Senior Developer
4 15 (17.86%) Programmer
5 14 (16.67%) Analyst
5 14 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Java Programmer
6 7 (8.33%) Consultant
6 7 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Java Consultant
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 5 (5.95%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Programmer
9 4 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (3.57%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.57%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (72.62%) Hibernate
2 44 (52.38%) J2EE
3 36 (42.86%) Web Services
4 28 (33.33%) XML
5 27 (32.14%) HTML
6 20 (23.81%) Java EE
7 19 (22.62%) SOAP
7 19 (22.62%) JSF
8 18 (21.43%) JPA
8 18 (21.43%) REST
9 14 (16.67%) HTML5
10 13 (15.48%) XSLT
11 12 (14.29%) JSP
12 11 (13.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (10.71%) jQuery
13 9 (10.71%) JSON
14 8 (9.52%) Grails
14 8 (9.52%) Spring Web Flow
14 8 (9.52%) Yii
14 8 (9.52%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.19%) Open Source
2 6 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.14%) RIA
2 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.57%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.57%) Statistics
3 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.19%) GIS
4 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.19%) AS400
4 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.81%) Linux
2 4 (4.76%) Android
3 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (39.29%) Scrum
2 33 (39.29%) Unit Testing
3 29 (34.52%) OO
4 25 (29.76%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (27.38%) Release Management
6 22 (26.19%) TDD
7 20 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (21.43%) Mentoring
9 15 (17.86%) DevOps
9 15 (17.86%) Pair Programming
10 14 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 14 (16.67%) RUP
10 14 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 13 (15.48%) DSDM
12 12 (14.29%) SOA
12 12 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
12 12 (14.29%) Web Development
13 9 (10.71%) OOD
14 8 (9.52%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 83 (98.81%) Java
2 19 (22.62%) Groovy
3 17 (20.24%) SQL
4 16 (19.05%) PHP
5 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
6 11 (13.10%) Scala
6 11 (13.10%) Clojure
7 8 (9.52%) C#
8 2 (2.38%) C++
9 1 (1.19%) RPG
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Degree
1 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (22.62%) IBM
2 11 (13.10%) Twitter
3 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.71%) Adobe
5 8 (9.52%) Oracle
6 2 (2.38%) HP
7 1 (1.19%) JBoss
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