The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 75 28 67
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +39
Permanent jobs citing Spring 7 43 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.17% 6.85% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.82% 12.99% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 42 4
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.80%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
385 331 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 64.60% 52.71% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 297 282 260
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Spring
East of England

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -25 4 £30,000 -27.71%
Bury St Edmunds -9 3 £32,500 -
Spring
East of England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 37 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (86.49%) Hibernate
3 30 (81.08%) J2EE
4 18 (48.65%) SQL
5 16 (43.24%) EJB
6 15 (40.54%) Web Services
6 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (40.54%) JSF
7 14 (37.84%) Tomcat
8 13 (35.14%) WebLogic
8 13 (35.14%) Web Development
9 12 (32.43%) jQuery
9 12 (32.43%) DV Cleared
9 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
9 12 (32.43%) Cyber Security
9 12 (32.43%) C++
9 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
9 12 (32.43%) SOAP
9 12 (32.43%) UML
10 11 (29.73%) JSP
10 11 (29.73%) HTTP
10 11 (29.73%) Computer Science
10 11 (29.73%) Degree
10 11 (29.73%) Ajax
11 10 (27.03%) JPA
11 10 (27.03%) Android
11 10 (27.03%) XML
11 10 (27.03%) HTML
12 9 (24.32%) Servlets
12 9 (24.32%) Business Transformation

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (37.84%) Tomcat
2 13 (35.14%) WebLogic
3 4 (10.81%) Drupal
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) CMS
4 1 (2.70%) Resin
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
1 4 (10.81%) Jackrabbit
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Subversion
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Maven
2 2 (5.41%) Ant
3 1 (2.70%) JUnit
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
2 7 (18.92%) Games
3 4 (10.81%) Finance
4 3 (8.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Developer
2 19 (51.35%) Java Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Development Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Graduate
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Games Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Games Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Development Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (86.49%) Hibernate
2 30 (81.08%) J2EE
3 16 (43.24%) EJB
4 15 (40.54%) Web Services
4 15 (40.54%) JSF
5 12 (32.43%) jQuery
5 12 (32.43%) SOAP
6 11 (29.73%) JSP
6 11 (29.73%) Ajax
7 10 (27.03%) JPA
7 10 (27.03%) XML
7 10 (27.03%) HTML
8 9 (24.32%) Servlets
9 8 (21.62%) Qt
9 8 (21.62%) JMS
10 7 (18.92%) GWT
11 5 (13.51%) Struts
11 5 (13.51%) J2ME
11 5 (13.51%) REST
11 5 (13.51%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Computer Science
2 9 (24.32%) Mobile App
3 8 (21.62%) iPhone
4 4 (10.81%) Speech Recognition
4 4 (10.81%) Social Media
5 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Android
2 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) Web Development
3 12 (32.43%) Cyber Security
3 12 (32.43%) UML
4 9 (24.32%) Business Transformation
5 8 (21.62%) Android Development
5 8 (21.62%) iOS Development
5 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (21.62%) TDD
6 7 (18.92%) Information Assurance
6 7 (18.92%) System Testing
6 7 (18.92%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (16.22%) OO
8 5 (13.51%) MVC
9 4 (10.81%) Rapid Prototyping
9 4 (10.81%) CRM
9 4 (10.81%) SOA
9 4 (10.81%) Project Management
9 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
10 3 (8.11%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) C++
3 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.62%) C
5 4 (10.81%) Groovy
5 4 (10.81%) PHP
6 3 (8.11%) ActionScript
6 3 (8.11%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) DV Cleared
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) JBoss
3 4 (10.81%) BT
4 1 (2.70%) VMware