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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 90 84 86
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Spring 3392 3355 3739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.98% 3.14% 3.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.92% 7.89% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2786 2804 3173
Average salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,950 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

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
42806 42513 47184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.58% 39.74% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 36049 36894 41355
Average salary £42,500 £40,680 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -8 3127 £50,000 - 421
London -8 1650 £55,000 - 208
City of London +20 540 £57,500 -8.00% 70
South East -19 478 £50,000 - 55
South West +6 315 £39,000 +4.69% 38
Yorkshire +6 282 £41,000 +9.33% 31
West Yorkshire +15 197 £42,500 +6.25% 12
Leeds +18 180 £41,500 +3.75% 10
Scotland -7 161 £42,000 -6.66% 23
North West -33 154 £40,000 +3.89% 44
East of England -1 119 £45,000 +12.50% 20
Bristol +5 114 £35,000 - 17
Glasgow -9 114 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Berkshire -26 114 £55,000 - 19
Surrey -36 114 £50,000 - 15
Manchester +5 104 £42,500 +6.25% 31
East Midlands +18 71 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Hampshire -20 71 £45,000 - 8
North Yorkshire -18 66 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Dorset +24 64 £52,500 +15.38% 3
Wiltshire -20 64 £40,000 +8.10% 5
Bournemouth +24 58 £60,000 +33.33% 2
West Midlands -34 56 £35,000 -22.22% 10
Reading +13 54 £60,000 +14.28% 7
Oxfordshire +11 51 £50,000 +42.85% 4
York +5 50 £40,000 +23.07% 7
Wales +22 48 £37,500 +25.00% 19
South Wales +35 47 £37,500 +25.00% 14
East Sussex +8 45 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Buckinghamshire +19 43 £42,500 -15.00% 3

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 7050 (98.13%) Java
2 3877 (53.97%) Hibernate
3 3680 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2680 (37.31%) SQL
5 2623 (36.51%) J2EE
6 2558 (35.61%) JavaScript
7 2370 (32.99%) HTML
8 2103 (29.27%) Oracle
9 1986 (27.64%) TDD
10 1958 (27.26%) XML
11 1915 (26.66%) Web Services
12 1793 (24.96%) Maven
13 1638 (22.80%) CSS
14 1626 (22.63%) Linux
15 1592 (22.16%) Tomcat
16 1521 (21.17%) Finance
17 1512 (21.05%) Scrum
18 1511 (21.03%) MVC
19 1375 (19.14%) JUnit
20 1310 (18.23%) Degree
21 1238 (17.23%) OO
22 1189 (16.55%) Software Engineering
23 1145 (15.94%) JSP
24 1104 (15.37%) E-Commerce
25 1098 (15.28%) MySQL
26 1090 (15.17%) jQuery
27 1025 (14.27%) Spring MVC
28 926 (12.89%) Java EE
29 896 (12.47%) Subversion
30 881 (12.26%) Continuous Integration

Spring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1592 (22.16%) Tomcat
2 739 (10.29%) Apache
3 531 (7.39%) WebLogic
4 506 (7.04%) WebSphere
5 245 (3.41%) Apache Solr
6 161 (2.24%) CMS
7 143 (1.99%) Node.js
8 135 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
9 114 (1.59%) GlassFish
10 111 (1.55%) Jetty
10 111 (1.55%) Apache ServiceMix
11 103 (1.43%) Alfresco
12 82 (1.14%) Confluence
13 75 (1.04%) Mule
13 75 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
14 70 (0.97%) Adobe CQ
15 62 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
16 57 (0.79%) Drupal
17 52 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
18 46 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 169 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.22%) Photoshop
3 14 (0.19%) MS Office
4 8 (0.11%) Weka
5 2 (0.028%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.014%) Mingle
6 1 (0.014%) MS Project
6 1 (0.014%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 50 (0.70%) Magento
2 22 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 18 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 16 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 13 (0.18%) Shopify
6 9 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
7 6 (0.084%) Optimost
8 3 (0.042%) Fredhopper
8 3 (0.042%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.042%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.028%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.014%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.014%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.014%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.014%) AWD
10 1 (0.014%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 196 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
2 137 (1.91%) SaaS
3 55 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
4 53 (0.74%) GitHub
5 32 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.19%) Google App Engine
7 10 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (0.14%) PaaS
8 6 (0.084%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.056%) IaaS
10 2 (0.028%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.014%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.014%) Taleo
11 1 (0.014%) Heroku
11 1 (0.014%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 363 (5.05%) HTTP
2 213 (2.96%) Internet
3 64 (0.89%) SAN
4 43 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 41 (0.57%) SNMP
6 25 (0.35%) LDAP
7 21 (0.29%) AMQP
8 19 (0.26%) SSL
9 12 (0.17%) Intranet
10 11 (0.15%) DNS
11 10 (0.14%) SSH
12 9 (0.13%) SMS
13 8 (0.11%) PuTTY
14 5 (0.070%) Network Security
14 5 (0.070%) VoIP
15 3 (0.042%) Wireshark
16 2 (0.028%) Firewall
16 2 (0.028%) VLAN
16 2 (0.028%) ATM
16 2 (0.028%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1098 (15.28%) MySQL
2 856 (11.92%) Relational Database
3 676 (9.41%) SQL Server
4 600 (8.35%) NoSQL
5 505 (7.03%) RDBMS
6 437 (6.08%) Big Data
7 407 (5.67%) MongoDB
8 361 (5.03%) Oracle Database
9 276 (3.84%) Hadoop
10 211 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
11 143 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
12 138 (1.92%) DB2
13 102 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
14 81 (1.13%) Hazelcast
15 68 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
16 55 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
16 55 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
17 48 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
18 47 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
18 47 (0.65%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1793 (24.96%) Maven
2 1375 (19.14%) JUnit
3 896 (12.47%) Subversion
4 845 (11.76%) Eclipse
5 637 (8.87%) Jenkins
6 618 (8.60%) Ant
7 615 (8.56%) Git (software)
8 506 (7.04%) Selenium
9 357 (4.97%) Hudson
10 310 (4.32%) JIRA
11 262 (3.65%) Mockito
12 245 (3.41%) Cucumber
13 99 (1.38%) Gradle
14 85 (1.18%) JMeter
15 84 (1.17%) Apache Ivy
16 78 (1.09%) TestNG
17 76 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 76 (1.06%) NetBeans
18 71 (0.99%) YourKit
19 69 (0.96%) jMock
General
1 1521 (21.17%) Finance
2 629 (8.76%) Banking
3 357 (4.97%) Games
4 278 (3.87%) Telecoms
5 250 (3.48%) Front Office
6 233 (3.24%) Retail
7 219 (3.05%) Investment Banking
8 163 (2.27%) Marketing
9 132 (1.84%) Publishing
10 123 (1.71%) Back Office
11 95 (1.32%) Advertising
12 70 (0.97%) French Language
13 64 (0.89%) Financial Institution
14 62 (0.86%) Legal
15 55 (0.77%) Manufacturing
16 41 (0.57%) Automotive
17 36 (0.50%) Electronics
18 23 (0.32%) Law
19 21 (0.29%) Music Industry
20 18 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5547 (77.21%) Developer
2 4769 (66.38%) Java Developer
3 1348 (18.76%) Senior Developer
4 1179 (16.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 693 (9.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 494 (6.88%) Architect
7 440 (6.12%) Software Engineer
8 292 (4.06%) Web Developer
9 281 (3.91%) J2EE Developer
10 276 (3.84%) Java Software Engineer
11 256 (3.56%) Analyst
12 247 (3.44%) Programmer
13 246 (3.42%) Software Developer
14 230 (3.20%) Lead Developer
15 219 (3.05%) Java Architect
16 206 (2.87%) Team Leader
17 184 (2.56%) Java Programmer
18 171 (2.38%) Consultant
19 165 (2.30%) Java Team Leader
19 165 (2.30%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3877 (53.97%) Hibernate
2 2623 (36.51%) J2EE
3 2370 (32.99%) HTML
4 1958 (27.26%) XML
5 1915 (26.66%) Web Services
6 1638 (22.80%) CSS
7 1145 (15.94%) JSP
8 1090 (15.17%) jQuery
9 1025 (14.27%) Spring MVC
10 926 (12.89%) Java EE
11 846 (11.78%) SOAP
12 828 (11.53%) Struts
13 768 (10.69%) REST
14 750 (10.44%) JMS
15 700 (9.74%) HTML5
16 617 (8.59%) Ajax
17 609 (8.48%) Servlets
18 586 (8.16%) RESTful
19 550 (7.66%) JSON
20 526 (7.32%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 852 (11.86%) Computer Science
2 788 (10.97%) Open Source
3 370 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
4 348 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
5 236 (3.29%) Mathematics
6 189 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 175 (2.44%) User Experience
8 174 (2.42%) Algorithms
9 164 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 148 (2.06%) Derivative
11 132 (1.84%) Client/Server
12 119 (1.66%) N-Tier
13 115 (1.60%) Data Structures
14 71 (0.99%) Digital Media
14 71 (0.99%) Fixed Income
14 71 (0.99%) Equities
15 67 (0.93%) RIA
16 63 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
17 60 (0.84%) Social Media
18 58 (0.81%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1626 (22.63%) Linux
2 833 (11.60%) UNIX
3 285 (3.97%) Windows
4 244 (3.40%) Android
5 163 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 74 (1.03%) Solaris
7 51 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (0.36%) CentOS
9 25 (0.35%) Ubuntu
10 21 (0.29%) Fedora
11 19 (0.26%) AIX
12 18 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (0.18%) Debian
14 12 (0.17%) HPUX
15 10 (0.14%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.14%) Windows CE
16 9 (0.13%) VxWorks
16 9 (0.13%) LynxOS
17 6 (0.084%) MVS
17 6 (0.084%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3680 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 1986 (27.64%) TDD
3 1512 (21.05%) Scrum
4 1511 (21.03%) MVC
5 1238 (17.23%) OO
6 1189 (16.55%) Software Engineering
7 1104 (15.37%) E-Commerce
8 881 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
9 780 (10.86%) Multithreading
10 728 (10.13%) BDD
11 713 (9.92%) SOA
12 628 (8.74%) Unit Testing
13 556 (7.74%) UML
14 541 (7.53%) Mentoring
15 443 (6.17%) OOD
16 370 (5.15%) Web Development
17 308 (4.29%) Pair Programming
18 261 (3.63%) OOP
19 223 (3.10%) OOA/OOD
20 197 (2.74%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7050 (98.13%) Java
2 2680 (37.31%) SQL
3 2558 (35.61%) JavaScript
4 451 (6.28%) C#
5 333 (4.64%) PL/SQL
6 321 (4.47%) PHP
7 319 (4.44%) Scala
8 307 (4.27%) Python
9 280 (3.90%) Groovy
10 273 (3.80%) C++
11 222 (3.09%) Ruby
12 204 (2.84%) C
13 170 (2.37%) Perl
14 151 (2.10%) Shell Script
15 143 (1.99%) XPath
16 90 (1.25%) VB
17 71 (0.99%) XQuery
18 65 (0.90%) VB.NET
19 60 (0.84%) Bash Shell
20 52 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1310 (18.23%) Degree
2 173 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 129 (1.80%) SC Cleared
4 80 (1.11%) Sun Certification
5 46 (0.64%) OCPJP
6 37 (0.52%) PhD
7 33 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
8 18 (0.25%) OCMJD
9 16 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
10 10 (0.14%) HND
11 9 (0.13%) CITP
11 9 (0.13%) OCPJWCD
12 8 (0.11%) HNC
12 8 (0.11%) MBCS
13 4 (0.056%) GIAC
13 4 (0.056%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.056%) ISEB
14 3 (0.042%) IBM WebSphere Certification
15 2 (0.028%) PMI Certification
15 2 (0.028%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 340 (4.73%) QA
2 59 (0.82%) ISO 9001
3 15 (0.21%) SLA
4 9 (0.13%) DO-178B
5 5 (0.070%) HL7
6 4 (0.056%) Basel III
6 4 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.056%) EMIR
6 4 (0.056%) CRD IV
6 4 (0.056%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.028%) WAI
7 2 (0.028%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.028%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.014%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 65 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
3 24 (0.33%) Active Directory
4 15 (0.21%) HDFS
5 10 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.056%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.028%) Platform Symphony
7 2 (0.028%) Docker
8 1 (0.014%) Varnish
8 1 (0.014%) KVM
8 1 (0.014%) Squid
8 1 (0.014%) Xen
8 1 (0.014%) NFS
Systems Management
1 90 (1.25%) Puppet
2 82 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (0.26%) YUM
4 16 (0.22%) StatsD
4 16 (0.22%) logstash
4 16 (0.22%) Kibana
5 14 (0.19%) Vagrant
6 13 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 8 (0.11%) MOM
9 6 (0.084%) Oozie
10 5 (0.070%) Nagios
10 5 (0.070%) Oracle EDQ
11 4 (0.056%) Capistrano
11 4 (0.056%) Ambari
12 3 (0.042%) CA LISA
12 3 (0.042%) Cisco IPCC
12 3 (0.042%) Zenoss
13 2 (0.028%) OpenAM
13 2 (0.028%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2103 (29.27%) Oracle
2 730 (10.16%) JBoss
3 254 (3.54%) hybris
4 244 (3.40%) IBM
5 225 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 196 (2.73%) Google
7 191 (2.66%) Sybase
8 145 (2.02%) Adobe
9 130 (1.81%) TIBCO
10 90 (1.25%) Red Hat
11 78 (1.09%) ATG
12 73 (1.02%) VMware
13 72 (1.00%) Sun
14 71 (0.99%) Zend
15 64 (0.89%) SAP
16 59 (0.82%) Demandware
17 54 (0.75%) Endeca
17 54 (0.75%) Informatica
18 49 (0.68%) Twitter
19 43 (0.60%) 29West
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & expenses
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
EXPEDIA
Salary: Highly Competitive Base + Travel Allowance + Bonus + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 6 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Remote/Flexible Working + Stock Options
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago