The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 54 42 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Permanent jobs citing Spring 6 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.48% 4.38% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.52% 7.97% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 12
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -6.32%
Spring
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
238 301 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 58.62% 54.93% 45.37%
Number of salaries quoted 206 291 278
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Spring
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Spring Salary Trend in Suffolk

Spring
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
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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
Ipswich -3 6 £43,750 +60.55%
Bury St Edmunds -2 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Spring
East of England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) Hibernate
3 11 (73.33%) J2EE
4 10 (66.67%) Tomcat
4 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 10 (66.67%) Degree
4 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
5 9 (60.00%) Oracle
5 9 (60.00%) Servlets
5 9 (60.00%) Struts
6 8 (53.33%) SQL
6 8 (53.33%) EJB
6 8 (53.33%) JSP
6 8 (53.33%) SOAP
6 8 (53.33%) JPA
7 7 (46.67%) Web Services
7 7 (46.67%) UML
7 7 (46.67%) JMS
7 7 (46.67%) JSF
7 7 (46.67%) System Testing
8 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (40.00%) CSS
9 4 (26.67%) HTML
9 4 (26.67%) Grails
9 4 (26.67%) jQuery
9 4 (26.67%) Groovy
10 3 (20.00%) Ant
10 3 (20.00%) Subversion
10 3 (20.00%) Maven
10 3 (20.00%) Android

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 10 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
1 3 (20.00%) Maven
1 3 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Graduate
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 11 (73.33%) J2EE
3 9 (60.00%) Struts
3 9 (60.00%) Servlets
4 8 (53.33%) SOAP
4 8 (53.33%) EJB
4 8 (53.33%) JSP
4 8 (53.33%) JPA
5 7 (46.67%) JMS
5 7 (46.67%) Web Services
5 7 (46.67%) JSF
6 6 (40.00%) CSS
7 4 (26.67%) HTML
7 4 (26.67%) Grails
7 4 (26.67%) jQuery
8 2 (13.33%) XML
8 2 (13.33%) XSLT
8 2 (13.33%) Vaadin
9 1 (6.67%) HTML5
9 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (13.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Android
1 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) UML
2 7 (46.67%) System Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (13.33%) Android Development
3 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Progress
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss