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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 62 86 66
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -20
Permanent jobs citing Spring 24 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.80% 0.90% 3.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.52% 2.53% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 27
Average salary £44,500 £42,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.32% +14.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £29,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -4.59%
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
319 316 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 37.18% 35.55% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 288 301 321
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 1 September 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Southampton

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (64.52%) J2EE
3 18 (58.06%) JSP
4 15 (48.39%) Tomcat
5 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
5 11 (35.48%) Spring Integration
6 10 (32.26%) TDD
6 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
6 10 (32.26%) Web Services
7 9 (29.03%) MySQL
7 9 (29.03%) Oracle
8 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
8 8 (25.81%) HTML
8 8 (25.81%) SQL
9 7 (22.58%) Scrum
9 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (16.13%) Marketing
10 5 (16.13%) ISO 9001
10 5 (16.13%) Kindle
10 5 (16.13%) Analytics
11 4 (12.90%) Open Source
11 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
11 4 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (12.90%) Amazon S3
11 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (12.90%) Grails
11 4 (12.90%) jQuery
11 4 (12.90%) HTTP
11 4 (12.90%) XML
11 4 (12.90%) C

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (48.39%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.68%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon S3
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JUnit
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
1 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
1 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (16.13%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 17 (54.84%) Java Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Senior Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (19.35%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Designer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Designer
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) J2EE
2 18 (58.06%) JSP
3 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
3 11 (35.48%) Spring Integration
4 10 (32.26%) Web Services
5 8 (25.81%) HTML
6 4 (12.90%) XML
6 4 (12.90%) Grails
6 4 (12.90%) JSF
6 4 (12.90%) jQuery
7 3 (9.68%) Backbone.js
7 3 (9.68%) Ajax
7 3 (9.68%) Flash
7 3 (9.68%) EJB
7 3 (9.68%) CSS
7 3 (9.68%) Servlets
7 3 (9.68%) SOAP
7 3 (9.68%) Struts
8 2 (6.45%) GWT
8 2 (6.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Kindle
2 4 (12.90%) Open Source
3 3 (9.68%) Digital Media
3 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Derivative
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) TDD
1 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
2 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (22.58%) Scrum
3 5 (16.13%) Analytics
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
4 4 (12.90%) Web Development
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.68%) SOA
5 3 (9.68%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (6.45%) OO
7 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.23%) ERP
7 1 (3.23%) UML
7 1 (3.23%) OOP
7 1 (3.23%) Data Security
7 1 (3.23%) Cash Management
7 1 (3.23%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
3 4 (12.90%) C
4 1 (3.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) ISO 9001
2 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) Sun
2 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.23%) Atlassian