The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 75 85 64
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Permanent jobs citing Spring 4137 3444 4757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.42% 3.10% 3.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.50% 7.72% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3387 2952 4182
Average salary £48,500 £48,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.04% -2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48694 44602 52105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.22% 40.11% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 40968 38825 46487
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 17 April 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 17 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
England +8 3786 £50,000 - 396
London +9 1869 £57,500 +4.54% 203
South East +1 713 £45,000 -5.26% 53
City of London -9 395 £60,000 +4.34% 73
Yorkshire +32 367 £40,000 - 44
South West +84 284 £40,000 +16.78% 23
Scotland -1 241 £42,500 -5.55% 29
Surrey +27 231 £46,500 +3.33% 21
West Yorkshire +21 205 £40,000 -5.88% 28
North West 0 201 £40,000 - 30
Leeds +19 182 £41,750 +4.37% 20
East of England -33 167 £42,500 -3.40% 19
North Yorkshire +29 161 £41,500 -4.59% 13
Glasgow -7 151 £45,000 - 15
Berkshire -14 139 £56,250 +4.16% 8
Manchester +5 134 £40,000 -5.88% 18
Harrogate +27 100 £41,500 -7.77% 1
Bristol +42 96 £42,500 +30.76% 8
Buckinghamshire +42 96 £37,500 -25.00% 8
Hertfordshire +22 94 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Hampshire -5 93 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Edinburgh +9 81 £40,750 +33.60% 8
West Sussex -4 74 £42,500 -29.16% 4
Milton Keynes +41 73 £37,500 -28.90% 7
North East +33 71 £44,500 +11.25% 8
Newcastle upon Tyne +48 70 £43,250 +36.22% 8
Tyne and Wear +41 70 £43,250 +0.58% 8
West Midlands -28 70 £50,000 +33.33% 9
York +10 61 £31,250 -28.16% 9
Guildford +14 56 £53,750 +26.47% 5

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7609 (98.45%) Java
2 4318 (55.87%) Hibernate
3 2959 (38.28%) SQL
4 2956 (38.25%) J2EE
5 2625 (33.96%) JavaScript
6 2557 (33.08%) HTML
7 2514 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
8 2298 (29.73%) TDD
9 2173 (28.11%) Web Services
10 2133 (27.60%) Oracle
11 2020 (26.14%) Maven
12 1882 (24.35%) Scrum
13 1859 (24.05%) XML
14 1823 (23.59%) Tomcat
15 1736 (22.46%) CSS
16 1617 (20.92%) Linux
17 1589 (20.56%) MVC
18 1558 (20.16%) JUnit
19 1507 (19.50%) Finance
20 1430 (18.50%) OO
21 1413 (18.28%) JSP
22 1324 (17.13%) jQuery
23 1293 (16.73%) MySQL
24 1275 (16.50%) Degree
25 1268 (16.41%) Software Engineering
26 1228 (15.89%) Java EE
27 1164 (15.06%) Subversion
28 1159 (15.00%) Struts
29 1143 (14.79%) E-Commerce
30 1111 (14.37%) Eclipse

Spring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1823 (23.59%) Tomcat
2 855 (11.06%) Apache
3 638 (8.25%) WebLogic
4 457 (5.91%) WebSphere
5 237 (3.07%) Apache Solr
6 229 (2.96%) CMS
7 176 (2.28%) Alfresco
8 132 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
9 131 (1.69%) Node.js
10 109 (1.41%) GlassFish
11 98 (1.27%) Jetty
12 89 (1.15%) Adobe CQ
13 80 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
14 63 (0.82%) GemFire
15 58 (0.75%) TIBCO EMS
16 53 (0.69%) Apache ServiceMix
16 53 (0.69%) Confluence
17 49 (0.63%) Liferay
18 48 (0.62%) Magnolia
19 46 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 154 (1.99%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.19%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.12%) MS Office
4 3 (0.039%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.039%) Mingle
5 1 (0.013%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.013%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.013%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 51 (0.66%) Magento
2 36 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
3 25 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 19 (0.25%) Shopify
5 10 (0.13%) Summit
6 8 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
7 7 (0.091%) Fredhopper
8 6 (0.078%) AWD
9 5 (0.065%) Tridion
10 4 (0.052%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (0.039%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 3 (0.039%) Oracle Cash Management
11 3 (0.039%) Cognos TM1
12 2 (0.026%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.026%) Global One
13 1 (0.013%) Oracle CRM
13 1 (0.013%) BusinessWorks
13 1 (0.013%) Endur
13 1 (0.013%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 149 (1.93%) SaaS
2 131 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 68 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
4 53 (0.69%) GitHub
5 31 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
6 30 (0.39%) PaaS
7 23 (0.30%) Google App Engine
8 12 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
9 7 (0.091%) IaaS
10 6 (0.078%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (0.065%) Heroku
12 4 (0.052%) Amazon EMR
12 4 (0.052%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.039%) Force.com
13 3 (0.039%) OpenShift
14 2 (0.026%) Rackspace Cloud
14 2 (0.026%) Taleo
14 2 (0.026%) SuccessFactors
14 2 (0.026%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 292 (3.78%) HTTP
2 217 (2.81%) Internet
3 59 (0.76%) TCP/IP
3 59 (0.76%) LDAP
4 41 (0.53%) SNMP
5 36 (0.47%) SSL
6 32 (0.41%) AMQP
7 28 (0.36%) SSH
7 28 (0.36%) Network Security
8 27 (0.35%) SAN
9 24 (0.31%) Intranet
10 23 (0.30%) Firewall
11 22 (0.28%) Kerberos
12 18 (0.23%) Broadband
13 17 (0.22%) DNS
14 14 (0.18%) BIG-IP
15 13 (0.17%) IPv4
16 9 (0.12%) ATM
17 7 (0.091%) FTP
17 7 (0.091%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1293 (16.73%) MySQL
2 1008 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 664 (8.59%) SQL Server
4 657 (8.50%) RDBMS
5 484 (6.26%) MongoDB
6 454 (5.87%) NoSQL
7 433 (5.60%) Big Data
8 333 (4.31%) Hadoop
9 322 (4.17%) Oracle Database
10 227 (2.94%) DB2
11 156 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
12 116 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
13 87 (1.13%) MarkLogic
14 77 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
15 66 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
16 53 (0.69%) Redis
17 52 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
18 47 (0.61%) Hazelcast
19 46 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
20 40 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2020 (26.14%) Maven
2 1558 (20.16%) JUnit
3 1164 (15.06%) Subversion
4 1111 (14.37%) Eclipse
5 753 (9.74%) Ant
6 671 (8.68%) Git (software)
7 664 (8.59%) Selenium
8 632 (8.18%) Jenkins
9 464 (6.00%) Hudson
10 388 (5.02%) JIRA
11 240 (3.11%) Mockito
12 141 (1.82%) JMeter
13 137 (1.77%) FitNesse
14 130 (1.68%) Artifactory
15 127 (1.64%) Gradle
16 117 (1.51%) NetBeans
17 115 (1.49%) Cucumber
18 109 (1.41%) jMock
19 105 (1.36%) EasyMock
20 90 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1507 (19.50%) Finance
2 522 (6.75%) Banking
3 410 (5.30%) Games
4 309 (4.00%) Retail
5 257 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 251 (3.25%) Front Office
7 175 (2.26%) Publishing
8 170 (2.20%) Investment Banking
9 133 (1.72%) Marketing
10 118 (1.53%) Back Office
11 107 (1.38%) Financial Institution
12 105 (1.36%) Advertising
13 76 (0.98%) Manufacturing
14 57 (0.74%) Legal
15 42 (0.54%) French Language
15 42 (0.54%) Online Betting
16 32 (0.41%) Automotive
17 30 (0.39%) Law
18 28 (0.36%) Billing
19 21 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6026 (77.97%) Developer
2 5148 (66.61%) Java Developer
3 1571 (20.33%) Senior Developer
4 1384 (17.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 864 (11.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 565 (7.31%) Architect
7 499 (6.46%) Software Engineer
8 353 (4.57%) Programmer
9 345 (4.46%) Software Developer
10 344 (4.45%) J2EE Developer
11 291 (3.77%) Java Programmer
12 289 (3.74%) Java Software Engineer
13 283 (3.66%) Lead Developer
14 248 (3.21%) Analyst
15 233 (3.01%) Technical Architect
16 226 (2.92%) Java Architect
17 221 (2.86%) Web Developer
18 220 (2.85%) Technical Leader
19 211 (2.73%) Team Leader
20 195 (2.52%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4318 (55.87%) Hibernate
2 2956 (38.25%) J2EE
3 2557 (33.08%) HTML
4 2173 (28.11%) Web Services
5 1859 (24.05%) XML
6 1736 (22.46%) CSS
7 1413 (18.28%) JSP
8 1324 (17.13%) jQuery
9 1228 (15.89%) Java EE
10 1159 (15.00%) Struts
11 1022 (13.22%) Spring MVC
12 913 (11.81%) SOAP
13 791 (10.23%) REST
14 762 (9.86%) Ajax
15 755 (9.77%) HTML5
16 691 (8.94%) JMS
17 680 (8.80%) RESTful
18 658 (8.51%) Servlets
19 618 (8.00%) XSLT
20 589 (7.62%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 911 (11.79%) Open Source
2 722 (9.34%) Computer Science
3 435 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
4 245 (3.17%) Mathematics
5 183 (2.37%) Mobile App
6 143 (1.85%) N-Tier
7 140 (1.81%) Derivative
8 133 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 128 (1.66%) Client/Server
10 108 (1.40%) Digital Media
11 97 (1.26%) Social Media
12 85 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
13 74 (0.96%) Fixed Income
14 71 (0.92%) Equities
15 69 (0.89%) Online Games
16 58 (0.75%) iPhone
17 54 (0.70%) Grid Computing
18 53 (0.69%) Clustering
19 42 (0.54%) W3C
20 38 (0.49%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1617 (20.92%) Linux
2 908 (11.75%) UNIX
3 338 (4.37%) Windows
4 308 (3.98%) Android
5 202 (2.61%) Apple iOS
6 113 (1.46%) Solaris
7 49 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 44 (0.57%) Mac OS X
9 33 (0.43%) Ubuntu
10 32 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 27 (0.35%) AIX
12 26 (0.34%) Mac OS
13 20 (0.26%) CentOS
14 16 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
14 16 (0.21%) Windows Phone
15 15 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
16 10 (0.13%) Fedora
16 10 (0.13%) zOS
17 9 (0.12%) Debian
18 8 (0.10%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2514 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2298 (29.73%) TDD
3 1882 (24.35%) Scrum
4 1589 (20.56%) MVC
5 1430 (18.50%) OO
6 1268 (16.41%) Software Engineering
7 1143 (14.79%) E-Commerce
8 1094 (14.15%) Continuous Integration
9 766 (9.91%) Unit Testing
10 758 (9.81%) SOA
11 739 (9.56%) Multithreading
12 701 (9.07%) BDD
13 571 (7.39%) UML
14 495 (6.40%) Web Development
15 432 (5.59%) OOD
16 402 (5.20%) Pair Programming
17 320 (4.14%) OOP
18 227 (2.94%) Kanban
19 223 (2.89%) Content Management
20 218 (2.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7609 (98.45%) Java
2 2959 (38.28%) SQL
3 2625 (33.96%) JavaScript
4 513 (6.64%) Scala
5 502 (6.50%) C#
6 395 (5.11%) Groovy
7 394 (5.10%) PL/SQL
8 333 (4.31%) PHP
9 301 (3.89%) Python
10 268 (3.47%) Ruby
11 264 (3.42%) C++
12 240 (3.11%) C
13 231 (2.99%) Shell Script
14 191 (2.47%) Perl
15 114 (1.47%) XPath
16 103 (1.33%) XQuery
17 100 (1.29%) ActionScript
18 94 (1.22%) Bash Shell
19 85 (1.10%) Clojure
20 83 (1.07%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1275 (16.50%) Degree
2 199 (2.57%) Security Cleared
3 103 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 67 (0.87%) Sun Certification
5 47 (0.61%) OCPJP
6 27 (0.35%) HND
7 23 (0.30%) HNC
8 22 (0.28%) DV Cleared
9 20 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
10 18 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
11 16 (0.21%) OCPJWCD
11 16 (0.21%) OCMJD
12 14 (0.18%) CITP
12 14 (0.18%) MBCS
13 9 (0.12%) PhD
14 8 (0.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 6 (0.078%) ISEB
16 5 (0.065%) ISTQB
17 3 (0.039%) Microsoft Certification
17 3 (0.039%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 423 (5.47%) QA
2 32 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 14 (0.18%) SLA
3 14 (0.18%) HL7
4 10 (0.13%) ISO 14001
5 9 (0.12%) ISO 8583
6 4 (0.052%) Dublin Core
6 4 (0.052%) DO-178B
7 3 (0.039%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.026%) WAI
System Software
1 46 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 19 (0.25%) Squid
4 12 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.10%) VirtualBox
6 7 (0.091%) Varnish
7 4 (0.052%) Xen
7 4 (0.052%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.039%) vCloud
9 2 (0.026%) vSphere
10 1 (0.013%) Docker
Systems Management
1 133 (1.72%) Puppet
2 57 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (0.36%) Nagios
4 22 (0.28%) Vagrant
5 20 (0.26%) Cisco IPCC
6 12 (0.16%) MOM
6 12 (0.16%) YUM
7 10 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (0.10%) ZABBIX
8 8 (0.10%) OpenAM
9 7 (0.091%) Tivoli
10 6 (0.078%) Capistrano
11 4 (0.052%) Zenoss
11 4 (0.052%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.052%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.052%) Tivoli NetView
11 4 (0.052%) collectd
12 3 (0.039%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 3 (0.039%) Ganglia
12 3 (0.039%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 2133 (27.60%) Oracle
2 904 (11.70%) JBoss
3 334 (4.32%) hybris
4 228 (2.95%) Microsoft
5 220 (2.85%) IBM
6 208 (2.69%) Sybase
7 185 (2.39%) Google
8 148 (1.91%) TIBCO
9 115 (1.49%) Adobe
10 107 (1.38%) Zend
11 95 (1.23%) ATG
12 88 (1.14%) Red Hat
13 80 (1.04%) Sun
14 72 (0.93%) Endeca
15 68 (0.88%) SAP
16 64 (0.83%) GigaSpaces
16 64 (0.83%) Facebook
17 63 (0.82%) Perforce
18 60 (0.78%) VMware
19 57 (0.74%) Twitter
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits & training!
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus, Flexi-time, Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: £50,000 per annum negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Experis IT
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Parking, Cutting edge work!
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Rockfield
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago