The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 70 81 68
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Spring 18 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.12% 0.86% 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.47% 2.52% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 21
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +55.40%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Spring
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
329 278 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.75% 34.15% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 302 267 293
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Spring
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Spring Salary Trend in Southampton

Spring
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Southampton

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 29 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (62.07%) J2EE
2 18 (62.07%) JSP
3 15 (51.72%) Tomcat
4 11 (37.93%) Hibernate
4 11 (37.93%) Spring Integration
5 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
5 10 (34.48%) Web Services
6 9 (31.03%) Oracle
7 8 (27.59%) SQL
7 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
7 8 (27.59%) HTML
7 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (27.59%) TDD
8 7 (24.14%) Scrum
8 7 (24.14%) MySQL
8 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (17.24%) ISO 9001
9 5 (17.24%) Kindle
9 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
9 5 (17.24%) Coaching
10 4 (13.79%) Open Source
10 4 (13.79%) Security Architecture
10 4 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (13.79%) Amazon S3
10 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (13.79%) Grails
10 4 (13.79%) jQuery
10 4 (13.79%) HTTP
10 4 (13.79%) XML

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 15 (51.72%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon S3
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) JUnit
1 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
1 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (10.34%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Senior Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Designer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) J2EE
1 18 (62.07%) JSP
2 11 (37.93%) Hibernate
2 11 (37.93%) Spring Integration
3 10 (34.48%) Web Services
4 8 (27.59%) HTML
5 4 (13.79%) Grails
5 4 (13.79%) jQuery
5 4 (13.79%) XML
5 4 (13.79%) JSF
6 3 (10.34%) Ajax
6 3 (10.34%) Servlets
6 3 (10.34%) SOAP
6 3 (10.34%) Struts
6 3 (10.34%) EJB
6 3 (10.34%) CSS
6 3 (10.34%) Flash
6 3 (10.34%) Backbone.js
7 2 (6.90%) GWT
7 2 (6.90%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Kindle
2 4 (13.79%) Open Source
3 3 (10.34%) Digital Media
3 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) TDD
3 7 (24.14%) Scrum
3 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
4 5 (17.24%) Coaching
5 4 (13.79%) Security Architecture
5 4 (13.79%) Web Development
6 3 (10.34%) SOA
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) Analytics
6 3 (10.34%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (6.90%) OO
8 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Data Security
8 1 (3.45%) UML
8 1 (3.45%) OOP
8 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) C
3 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) ISO 9001
2 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Sun
2 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.45%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) Atlassian