The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 85 88 75
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Spring 3557 3203 3910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.04% 2.95% 3.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.95% 7.48% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2891 2703 3307
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -5.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44720 42822 47653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.18% 39.40% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 37606 37096 41992
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Spring
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spring within the UK.

Spring Salary Trend in the UK

Spring
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Spring Salary Histogram in the UK

Spring
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England +4 3297 £50,000 - 470
London 0 1780 £56,000 -2.60% 225
City of London +16 567 £57,500 -4.16% 92
South East -3 506 £50,000 +4.71% 68
South West +17 350 £40,000 +8.10% 36
Yorkshire +16 290 £40,500 +1.25% 54
West Yorkshire +33 226 £42,500 - 29
Leeds +25 214 £42,500 - 23
Scotland -10 175 £42,000 -6.66% 13
North West -19 163 £40,000 +6.66% 58
Surrey -3 150 £47,500 -5.00% 19
Glasgow -13 118 £42,500 -5.55% 9
Manchester +7 104 £42,500 +10.38% 32
Berkshire -15 103 £56,750 +8.09% 19
East of England -13 96 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Bristol -1 94 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Dorset +38 88 £47,500 +4.39% 6
Hampshire -1 78 £45,000 - 12
Bournemouth +39 76 £52,500 +21.38% 3
Wiltshire -7 74 £40,000 +6.66% 7
East Midlands +8 64 £40,000 -4.76% 5
North Yorkshire -19 62 £40,000 +6.66% 14
Buckinghamshire +31 55 £47,500 +50.79% 4
Oxfordshire +20 54 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Somerset +14 48 £35,000 -7.89% 3
West Midlands -16 48 £35,000 -14.11% 3
Wales +13 44 £37,250 +24.16% 13
South Wales +9 44 £37,250 +24.16% 11
Reading +8 44 £60,000 - 3
York -7 40 £40,000 +18.51% 11

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 7270 (98.10%) Java
2 4009 (54.10%) Hibernate
3 2811 (37.93%) J2EE
4 2772 (37.40%) SQL
5 2657 (35.85%) JavaScript
6 2508 (33.84%) HTML
7 2243 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
8 2138 (28.85%) Oracle
9 2059 (27.78%) TDD
10 2057 (27.76%) XML
11 2008 (27.09%) Web Services
12 1849 (24.95%) Maven
13 1732 (23.37%) CSS
14 1727 (23.30%) Tomcat
15 1659 (22.39%) Linux
16 1626 (21.94%) Scrum
17 1577 (21.28%) MVC
18 1552 (20.94%) Finance
19 1413 (19.07%) JUnit
20 1341 (18.09%) Degree
21 1309 (17.66%) OO
22 1245 (16.80%) JSP
23 1222 (16.49%) Software Engineering
24 1199 (16.18%) jQuery
25 1196 (16.14%) MySQL
26 1079 (14.56%) E-Commerce
27 1063 (14.34%) Spring MVC
28 974 (13.14%) Subversion
29 969 (13.08%) Java EE
30 967 (13.05%) Continuous Integration

Spring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1727 (23.30%) Tomcat
2 797 (10.75%) Apache
3 568 (7.66%) WebLogic
4 530 (7.15%) WebSphere
5 230 (3.10%) Apache Solr
6 169 (2.28%) CMS
7 143 (1.93%) WebSphere Application Server
8 141 (1.90%) Node.js
9 117 (1.58%) GlassFish
10 115 (1.55%) Alfresco
11 105 (1.42%) Jetty
12 103 (1.39%) Apache ServiceMix
13 88 (1.19%) Confluence
14 72 (0.97%) Mule
15 70 (0.94%) Oracle Coherence
16 69 (0.93%) Adobe CQ
17 60 (0.81%) Drupal
18 51 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
19 50 (0.67%) SharePoint
20 48 (0.65%) Liferay
Applications
1 187 (2.52%) MS Excel
2 18 (0.24%) Photoshop
3 13 (0.18%) MS Office
4 2 (0.027%) Weka
5 1 (0.013%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.013%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 63 (0.85%) Magento
2 23 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
2 23 (0.31%) Shopify
3 20 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
4 19 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
6 8 (0.11%) Fredhopper
7 6 (0.081%) Optimost
8 3 (0.040%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.027%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.027%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.027%) Global One
10 1 (0.013%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.013%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.013%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.013%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 182 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
2 152 (2.05%) SaaS
3 59 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
4 58 (0.78%) GitHub
5 38 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (0.31%) Google App Engine
7 19 (0.26%) PaaS
8 10 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (0.094%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.067%) IaaS
11 3 (0.040%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.013%) Taleo
12 1 (0.013%) Heroku
12 1 (0.013%) Engine Yard
12 1 (0.013%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.013%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 391 (5.28%) HTTP
2 206 (2.78%) Internet
3 58 (0.78%) SAN
4 56 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 51 (0.69%) SNMP
6 29 (0.39%) Network Security
7 25 (0.34%) SSL
8 24 (0.32%) LDAP
9 23 (0.31%) AMQP
10 13 (0.18%) Intranet
11 11 (0.15%) SSH
12 9 (0.12%) Firewall
13 8 (0.11%) PuTTY
14 7 (0.094%) SMS
15 6 (0.081%) DNS
16 4 (0.054%) IPv4
16 4 (0.054%) Broadband
16 4 (0.054%) VoIP
17 3 (0.040%) FTP
17 3 (0.040%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1196 (16.14%) MySQL
2 922 (12.44%) Relational Database
3 720 (9.72%) SQL Server
4 578 (7.80%) NoSQL
5 550 (7.42%) RDBMS
6 469 (6.33%) Big Data
7 446 (6.02%) MongoDB
8 394 (5.32%) Oracle Database
9 308 (4.16%) Hadoop
10 193 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
11 161 (2.17%) DB2
12 150 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
13 113 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
14 82 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
15 79 (1.07%) Hazelcast
16 54 (0.73%) Data Mining
17 49 (0.66%) MarkLogic
18 48 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
19 45 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
20 41 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1849 (24.95%) Maven
2 1413 (19.07%) JUnit
3 974 (13.14%) Subversion
4 930 (12.55%) Eclipse
5 677 (9.14%) Ant
6 652 (8.80%) Jenkins
7 605 (8.16%) Git (software)
8 509 (6.87%) Selenium
9 383 (5.17%) Hudson
10 309 (4.17%) JIRA
11 259 (3.49%) Mockito
12 226 (3.05%) Cucumber
13 102 (1.38%) JMeter
14 95 (1.28%) Gradle
15 88 (1.19%) NetBeans
16 86 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 77 (1.04%) jMock
18 76 (1.03%) TestNG
19 75 (1.01%) Apache Ivy
20 67 (0.90%) YourKit
General
1 1552 (20.94%) Finance
2 613 (8.27%) Banking
3 349 (4.71%) Games
4 280 (3.78%) Front Office
5 269 (3.63%) Telecoms
6 215 (2.90%) Retail
7 212 (2.86%) Investment Banking
8 186 (2.51%) Marketing
9 132 (1.78%) Publishing
10 116 (1.57%) Back Office
11 103 (1.39%) Advertising
12 75 (1.01%) French Language
13 73 (0.99%) Financial Institution
14 57 (0.77%) Legal
15 52 (0.70%) Manufacturing
16 40 (0.54%) Automotive
17 32 (0.43%) Electronics
18 22 (0.30%) German Language
18 22 (0.30%) Music Industry
19 18 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 5815 (78.46%) Developer
2 4925 (66.46%) Java Developer
3 1483 (20.01%) Senior Developer
4 1291 (17.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 757 (10.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 490 (6.61%) Architect
7 425 (5.73%) Software Engineer
8 322 (4.34%) J2EE Developer
9 305 (4.12%) Software Developer
10 290 (3.91%) Programmer
11 285 (3.85%) Analyst
12 280 (3.78%) Java Software Engineer
13 269 (3.63%) Web Developer
14 236 (3.18%) Lead Developer
15 220 (2.97%) Java Programmer
16 210 (2.83%) Java Architect
17 206 (2.78%) Team Leader
18 178 (2.40%) Junior
18 178 (2.40%) Consultant
19 166 (2.24%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4009 (54.10%) Hibernate
2 2811 (37.93%) J2EE
3 2508 (33.84%) HTML
4 2057 (27.76%) XML
5 2008 (27.09%) Web Services
6 1732 (23.37%) CSS
7 1245 (16.80%) JSP
8 1199 (16.18%) jQuery
9 1063 (14.34%) Spring MVC
10 969 (13.08%) Java EE
11 886 (11.96%) Struts
12 829 (11.19%) SOAP
13 812 (10.96%) REST
14 744 (10.04%) JMS
15 716 (9.66%) HTML5
16 702 (9.47%) Servlets
17 672 (9.07%) Ajax
18 631 (8.51%) RESTful
19 583 (7.87%) JSON
20 573 (7.73%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 871 (11.75%) Computer Science
2 828 (11.17%) Open Source
3 367 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
4 238 (3.21%) Mathematics
5 206 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 168 (2.27%) Derivative
7 165 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 136 (1.84%) Client/Server
9 125 (1.69%) N-Tier
10 82 (1.11%) Equities
10 82 (1.11%) Digital Media
11 74 (1.00%) Social Media
12 72 (0.97%) Fixed Income
13 69 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
14 60 (0.81%) RIA
15 55 (0.74%) Physics
15 55 (0.74%) iPad
16 44 (0.59%) Data Integration
17 43 (0.58%) BBC
18 40 (0.54%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 1659 (22.39%) Linux
2 885 (11.94%) UNIX
3 294 (3.97%) Windows
4 273 (3.68%) Android
5 165 (2.23%) Apple iOS
6 79 (1.07%) Solaris
7 56 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (0.38%) CentOS
8 28 (0.38%) Ubuntu
9 27 (0.36%) AIX
10 21 (0.28%) Fedora
11 18 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (0.22%) Mac OS X
13 15 (0.20%) Debian
14 8 (0.11%) Mac OS
14 8 (0.11%) MVS
14 8 (0.11%) HPUX
15 7 (0.094%) LynxOS
15 7 (0.094%) VxWorks
16 6 (0.081%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2243 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
2 2059 (27.78%) TDD
3 1626 (21.94%) Scrum
4 1577 (21.28%) MVC
5 1309 (17.66%) OO
6 1222 (16.49%) Software Engineering
7 1079 (14.56%) E-Commerce
8 967 (13.05%) Continuous Integration
9 778 (10.50%) Multithreading
10 746 (10.07%) BDD
11 733 (9.89%) SOA
12 667 (9.00%) Unit Testing
13 582 (7.85%) UML
14 425 (5.73%) OOD
15 413 (5.57%) Web Development
16 330 (4.45%) Pair Programming
17 231 (3.12%) OOA/OOD
18 222 (3.00%) OOP
19 203 (2.74%) Kanban
20 200 (2.70%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 7270 (98.10%) Java
2 2772 (37.40%) SQL
3 2657 (35.85%) JavaScript
4 480 (6.48%) C#
5 397 (5.36%) Scala
6 344 (4.64%) PHP
7 342 (4.61%) PL/SQL
8 312 (4.21%) Python
9 303 (4.09%) Groovy
10 283 (3.82%) C++
11 240 (3.24%) C
12 223 (3.01%) Ruby
13 169 (2.28%) Perl
14 164 (2.21%) Shell Script
15 150 (2.02%) XPath
16 87 (1.17%) VB
17 77 (1.04%) XQuery
18 73 (0.99%) Bash Shell
19 69 (0.93%) VB.NET
20 63 (0.85%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1341 (18.09%) Degree
2 211 (2.85%) Security Cleared
3 129 (1.74%) SC Cleared
4 73 (0.99%) Sun Certification
5 40 (0.54%) CTC Cleared
6 37 (0.50%) OCPJP
7 32 (0.43%) PhD
8 14 (0.19%) OCMJD
8 14 (0.19%) HND
9 13 (0.18%) HNC
10 11 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
11 10 (0.13%) CITP
12 9 (0.12%) MBCS
12 9 (0.12%) OCPJWCD
13 4 (0.054%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.054%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.054%) GIAC
14 3 (0.040%) MCP
14 3 (0.040%) MCSE
15 2 (0.027%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 351 (4.74%) QA
2 52 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.11%) SLA
4 7 (0.094%) DO-178B
5 4 (0.054%) CRD IV
5 4 (0.054%) Basel III
5 4 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.054%) HL7
6 2 (0.027%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.027%) WAI
6 2 (0.027%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.013%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.013%) EMIR
7 1 (0.013%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 72 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (0.30%) Active Directory
3 21 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (0.13%) HDFS
5 8 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (0.094%) Squid
7 5 (0.067%) Xen
8 4 (0.054%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.054%) Varnish
8 4 (0.054%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.054%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.027%) Platform Symphony
9 2 (0.027%) Docker
10 1 (0.013%) NFS
10 1 (0.013%) vSphere
10 1 (0.013%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 97 (1.31%) Puppet
2 96 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (0.27%) Vagrant
4 19 (0.26%) YUM
5 11 (0.15%) MOM
5 11 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (0.15%) Kibana
5 11 (0.15%) logstash
5 11 (0.15%) StatsD
6 9 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (0.094%) Nagios
7 7 (0.094%) Capistrano
8 6 (0.081%) Cisco IPCC
9 5 (0.067%) Oracle EDQ
10 4 (0.054%) Ambari
11 3 (0.040%) Ganglia
11 3 (0.040%) collectd
11 3 (0.040%) CA LISA
12 2 (0.027%) Hyperic
12 2 (0.027%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 2138 (28.85%) Oracle
2 815 (11.00%) JBoss
3 277 (3.74%) hybris
4 236 (3.18%) IBM
5 225 (3.04%) Microsoft
6 206 (2.78%) Google
7 180 (2.43%) Sybase
8 141 (1.90%) Adobe
9 125 (1.69%) TIBCO
10 106 (1.43%) ATG
11 92 (1.24%) Red Hat
12 84 (1.13%) VMware
13 76 (1.03%) Zend
14 75 (1.01%) Demandware
15 68 (0.92%) SAP
16 62 (0.84%) Sun
17 59 (0.80%) Twitter
18 58 (0.78%) Endeca
19 50 (0.67%) Informatica
20 40 (0.54%) Perforce
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Talent Source Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum £80-90K base with Bonus from 0-20% o
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Avis Budget Group
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Zetman
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £52000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + pension, bonus, medical, etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 8% Bonus, pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Yoh Company
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago