The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 10 21 5
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Spring 20 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 16.39% 3.48% 35.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.55% 19.05% 76.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 14
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -11.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -
Spring
Scotland

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 Stirling region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
47 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 38.52% 18.26% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 15
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Spring
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Spring Salary Trend in Stirling

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 25 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (88.00%) Finance
3 21 (84.00%) OO
4 18 (72.00%) Oracle
5 17 (68.00%) Web Services
6 15 (60.00%) SQL
7 14 (56.00%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (52.00%) Spring Integration
8 13 (52.00%) J2EE
8 13 (52.00%) Banking
9 12 (48.00%) JMS
9 12 (48.00%) SOA
10 11 (44.00%) PL/SQL
10 11 (44.00%) Hibernate
11 10 (40.00%) Relational Database
12 8 (32.00%) Investment Banking
12 8 (32.00%) JPA
12 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
12 8 (32.00%) OLAP
12 8 (32.00%) Analytics
12 8 (32.00%) Coaching
12 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (32.00%) Workflow
13 7 (28.00%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
13 7 (28.00%) E-business
13 7 (28.00%) Subversion
14 6 (24.00%) OOD
15 5 (20.00%) TIBCO

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 5 (20.00%) Mule
2 4 (16.00%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (32.00%) OLAP
2 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (28.00%) Subversion
2 3 (12.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Ant
General
1 22 (88.00%) Finance
2 13 (52.00%) Banking
3 8 (32.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
1 10 (40.00%) Development Specialist
1 10 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Java Applications Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) Web Services
2 13 (52.00%) J2EE
2 13 (52.00%) Spring Integration
3 12 (48.00%) JMS
4 11 (44.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (32.00%) JPA
6 4 (16.00%) Middleware
7 3 (12.00%) HTML
7 3 (12.00%) jQuery
8 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
8 1 (4.00%) Struts
8 1 (4.00%) XML
8 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.00%) Fixed Income
3 4 (16.00%) Equities
3 4 (16.00%) Derivative
3 4 (16.00%) Wiki
3 4 (16.00%) Reference Data
3 4 (16.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) OO
2 12 (48.00%) SOA
3 8 (32.00%) Workflow
3 8 (32.00%) Analytics
3 8 (32.00%) Coaching
4 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (28.00%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (28.00%) E-business
5 6 (24.00%) OOD
6 5 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 4 (16.00%) Information Management
7 4 (16.00%) Validation
7 4 (16.00%) Financial Modelling
7 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.00%) Software Delivery
7 4 (16.00%) Project Management
7 4 (16.00%) Supplier Management
7 4 (16.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (12.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 4 (16.00%) GoldenSource