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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 90 80 91
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Spring 3408 3558 3542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.00% 3.29% 3.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.08% 8.16% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2817 2948 3046
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%

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
42171 43582 46299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.07% 40.28% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 35652 37769 40546
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 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -12 3146 £50,000 - 379
London -11 1627 £55,000 - 165
South East -12 533 £47,500 -5.00% 60
City of London +12 494 £57,500 -4.16% 59
South West +5 311 £39,000 +4.00% 19
Yorkshire -7 259 £40,000 +6.66% 41
West Yorkshire -3 180 £40,000 +6.66% 25
Leeds +7 162 £40,000 +6.66% 20
North West -29 152 £40,000 +3.89% 40
Scotland -13 149 £42,000 -1.17% 15
East of England -12 142 £44,000 +3.52% 25
Bristol +11 141 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Surrey -28 122 £49,500 -1.00% 16
Berkshire -42 113 £55,000 - 10
Manchester -7 108 £41,500 +3.75% 26
Glasgow -10 102 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Hampshire -4 76 £42,500 -22.72% 9
East Sussex +32 69 £37,500 -6.25% 2
East Midlands +8 66 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Brighton +28 64 £36,000 -10.00% 2
West Midlands -54 59 £35,000 -22.22% 15
Dorset +14 54 £60,000 +31.86% 1
Cambridgeshire +17 53 £44,250 +4.11% 5
North Yorkshire -24 53 £42,500 +13.33% 12
Bournemouth +16 51 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Oxfordshire +11 51 £50,000 +42.85% 8
Wales +14 50 £37,500 +11.11% 6
Reading 0 49 £60,000 +17.07% 3
South Wales +21 48 £38,250 +13.33% 3
Hertfordshire -37 47 £45,000 +5.88% 8

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6881 (98.15%) Java
2 3716 (53.00%) Hibernate
3 3586 (51.15%) Agile Software Development
4 2647 (37.75%) SQL
5 2530 (36.09%) J2EE
6 2512 (35.83%) JavaScript
7 2310 (32.95%) HTML
8 2083 (29.71%) Oracle
9 1993 (28.43%) TDD
10 1972 (28.13%) XML
11 1843 (26.29%) Web Services
12 1772 (25.27%) Maven
13 1620 (23.11%) CSS
14 1571 (22.41%) Linux
15 1497 (21.35%) MVC
16 1478 (21.08%) Tomcat
17 1452 (20.71%) Scrum
18 1445 (20.61%) Finance
19 1367 (19.50%) JUnit
20 1303 (18.59%) Degree
21 1185 (16.90%) OO
22 1156 (16.49%) Software Engineering
23 1134 (16.17%) E-Commerce
24 1101 (15.70%) JSP
25 1068 (15.23%) MySQL
26 1061 (15.13%) jQuery
27 1022 (14.58%) Spring MVC
28 920 (13.12%) Java EE
29 886 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
30 872 (12.44%) Subversion

Spring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1478 (21.08%) Tomcat
2 716 (10.21%) Apache
3 685 (9.77%) JBoss
4 522 (7.45%) WebLogic
5 477 (6.80%) WebSphere
6 258 (3.68%) Apache Solr
7 182 (2.60%) CMS
8 129 (1.84%) WebSphere Application Server
8 129 (1.84%) Node.js
9 115 (1.64%) GlassFish
10 108 (1.54%) Apache ServiceMix
11 103 (1.47%) Jetty
12 89 (1.27%) Alfresco
13 84 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
14 80 (1.14%) Confluence
15 75 (1.07%) Mule
15 75 (1.07%) Oracle Coherence
16 65 (0.93%) Drupal
16 65 (0.93%) Adobe CQ
17 64 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 152 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.24%) MS Office
3 11 (0.16%) Weka
4 7 (0.100%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.029%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.029%) MS Project
5 2 (0.029%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.014%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 46 (0.66%) Magento
2 21 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 17 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
4 14 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 11 (0.16%) Shopify
6 9 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
7 6 (0.086%) Optimost
8 4 (0.057%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.043%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.043%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.029%) BusinessWorks
10 2 (0.029%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.029%) Enfinity
11 1 (0.014%) Fredhopper
11 1 (0.014%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 191 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
2 133 (1.90%) SaaS
3 53 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
4 51 (0.73%) GitHub
5 35 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (0.16%) Google App Engine
7 11 (0.16%) PaaS
8 5 (0.071%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.057%) IaaS
10 2 (0.029%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.029%) Heroku
11 1 (0.014%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 368 (5.25%) HTTP
2 207 (2.95%) Internet
3 68 (0.97%) SAN
4 38 (0.54%) SNMP
5 34 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 25 (0.36%) LDAP
7 21 (0.30%) AMQP
8 15 (0.21%) DNS
9 14 (0.20%) SSL
10 10 (0.14%) Intranet
10 10 (0.14%) SSH
11 9 (0.13%) PuTTY
11 9 (0.13%) SMS
12 6 (0.086%) VoIP
13 5 (0.071%) Wireshark
14 4 (0.057%) IPv4
15 3 (0.043%) tcpdump
16 2 (0.029%) DHCP
16 2 (0.029%) IP Telephony
16 2 (0.029%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1068 (15.23%) MySQL
2 803 (11.45%) Relational Database
3 646 (9.21%) SQL Server
4 605 (8.63%) NoSQL
5 466 (6.65%) RDBMS
6 433 (6.18%) Big Data
7 403 (5.75%) MongoDB
8 358 (5.11%) Oracle Database
9 273 (3.89%) Hadoop
10 208 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
11 138 (1.97%) DB2
12 133 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
13 100 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
14 82 (1.17%) Hazelcast
15 68 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
16 55 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
17 54 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
18 48 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
19 45 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
20 43 (0.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1772 (25.27%) Maven
2 1367 (19.50%) JUnit
3 872 (12.44%) Subversion
4 848 (12.10%) Eclipse
5 643 (9.17%) Git (software)
6 635 (9.06%) Jenkins
7 604 (8.62%) Ant
8 502 (7.16%) Selenium
9 326 (4.65%) Hudson
10 310 (4.42%) JIRA
11 284 (4.05%) Mockito
12 253 (3.61%) Cucumber
13 102 (1.45%) Gradle
14 83 (1.18%) Apache Ivy
15 79 (1.13%) TestNG
16 78 (1.11%) NetBeans
17 77 (1.10%) JMeter
17 77 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 70 (1.00%) jMock
19 68 (0.97%) YourKit
General
1 1445 (20.61%) Finance
2 633 (9.03%) Banking
3 337 (4.81%) Games
4 277 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 258 (3.68%) Retail
6 233 (3.32%) Investment Banking
7 228 (3.25%) Front Office
8 166 (2.37%) Marketing
9 137 (1.95%) Publishing
10 122 (1.74%) Back Office
11 93 (1.33%) Advertising
12 67 (0.96%) Legal
13 60 (0.86%) French Language
14 56 (0.80%) Financial Institution
15 55 (0.78%) Manufacturing
16 37 (0.53%) Automotive
17 35 (0.50%) Electronics
18 20 (0.29%) Law
18 20 (0.29%) Music Industry
19 14 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5381 (76.75%) Developer
2 4646 (66.27%) Java Developer
3 1320 (18.83%) Senior Developer
4 1161 (16.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 649 (9.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 490 (6.99%) Architect
7 461 (6.58%) Software Engineer
8 293 (4.18%) Web Developer
9 272 (3.88%) Java Software Engineer
10 248 (3.54%) J2EE Developer
11 243 (3.47%) Analyst
12 237 (3.38%) Programmer
13 227 (3.24%) Lead Developer
14 222 (3.17%) Java Architect
15 211 (3.01%) Software Developer
16 179 (2.55%) Team Leader
17 177 (2.52%) Solutions Architect
18 170 (2.42%) Consultant
18 170 (2.42%) Java Programmer
19 168 (2.40%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3716 (53.00%) Hibernate
2 2530 (36.09%) J2EE
3 2310 (32.95%) HTML
4 1972 (28.13%) XML
5 1843 (26.29%) Web Services
6 1620 (23.11%) CSS
7 1101 (15.70%) JSP
8 1061 (15.13%) jQuery
9 1022 (14.58%) Spring MVC
10 920 (13.12%) Java EE
11 833 (11.88%) SOAP
12 786 (11.21%) Struts
13 718 (10.24%) JMS
14 709 (10.11%) REST
15 702 (10.01%) HTML5
16 598 (8.53%) Ajax
17 576 (8.22%) RESTful
18 574 (8.19%) Servlets
19 550 (7.84%) JSON
20 510 (7.27%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 838 (11.95%) Computer Science
2 736 (10.50%) Open Source
3 361 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
4 308 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
5 214 (3.05%) Mathematics
6 196 (2.80%) Mobile App
7 162 (2.31%) User Experience
8 154 (2.20%) Algorithms
9 153 (2.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 141 (2.01%) Client/Server
11 128 (1.83%) Derivative
12 114 (1.63%) N-Tier
13 100 (1.43%) Data Structures
14 75 (1.07%) RIA
15 73 (1.04%) Fixed Income
16 69 (0.98%) iPad
17 65 (0.93%) Equities
18 63 (0.90%) Management Information System
19 62 (0.88%) Digital Media
20 61 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1571 (22.41%) Linux
2 824 (11.75%) UNIX
3 282 (4.02%) Windows
4 253 (3.61%) Android
5 173 (2.47%) Apple iOS
6 80 (1.14%) Solaris
7 65 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (0.30%) Ubuntu
9 20 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (0.29%) CentOS
10 18 (0.26%) Fedora
11 16 (0.23%) Debian
12 15 (0.21%) HPUX
13 13 (0.19%) AIX
14 10 (0.14%) Windows CE
15 9 (0.13%) LynxOS
15 9 (0.13%) VxWorks
16 7 (0.100%) Windows Mobile
17 5 (0.071%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3586 (51.15%) Agile Software Development
2 1993 (28.43%) TDD
3 1497 (21.35%) MVC
4 1452 (20.71%) Scrum
5 1185 (16.90%) OO
6 1156 (16.49%) Software Engineering
7 1134 (16.17%) E-Commerce
8 886 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
9 747 (10.65%) BDD
10 729 (10.40%) Multithreading
11 680 (9.70%) SOA
12 615 (8.77%) Unit Testing
13 528 (7.53%) UML
14 523 (7.46%) Mentoring
15 423 (6.03%) OOD
16 365 (5.21%) Web Development
17 299 (4.26%) Pair Programming
18 258 (3.68%) OOP
19 210 (3.00%) Kanban
20 205 (2.92%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 6881 (98.15%) Java
2 2647 (37.75%) SQL
3 2512 (35.83%) JavaScript
4 416 (5.93%) C#
5 349 (4.98%) PL/SQL
6 316 (4.51%) PHP
7 297 (4.24%) Python
8 281 (4.01%) Scala
9 273 (3.89%) Groovy
10 258 (3.68%) C++
11 222 (3.17%) Ruby
12 189 (2.70%) C
13 172 (2.45%) Perl
14 158 (2.25%) Shell Script
15 143 (2.04%) XPath
16 93 (1.33%) VB
17 69 (0.98%) XQuery
18 57 (0.81%) Bash Shell
19 56 (0.80%) VB.NET
20 44 (0.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1303 (18.59%) Degree
2 162 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 127 (1.81%) SC Cleared
4 80 (1.14%) Sun Certification
5 46 (0.66%) OCPJP
6 40 (0.57%) PhD
7 24 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
8 21 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
9 18 (0.26%) OCMJD
10 8 (0.11%) HND
10 8 (0.11%) OCPJWCD
11 7 (0.100%) CITP
12 6 (0.086%) MBCS
13 5 (0.071%) HNC
14 4 (0.057%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.057%) ISEB
14 4 (0.057%) GIAC
15 3 (0.043%) DV Cleared
15 3 (0.043%) IBM WebSphere Certification
16 2 (0.029%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 312 (4.45%) QA
2 63 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 22 (0.31%) SLA
4 9 (0.13%) DO-178B
5 6 (0.086%) EMIR
5 6 (0.086%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.071%) HL7
6 5 (0.071%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.057%) ISO 8583
7 4 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.057%) CRD IV
7 4 (0.057%) Basel III
8 3 (0.043%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.029%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.014%) WAI
System Software
1 58 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 21 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
4 14 (0.20%) HDFS
5 11 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.071%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.043%) Varnish
7 3 (0.043%) KVM
7 3 (0.043%) Docker
8 2 (0.029%) Platform Symphony
9 1 (0.014%) Xen
9 1 (0.014%) NFS
Systems Management
1 99 (1.41%) Puppet
2 77 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (0.31%) Kibana
3 22 (0.31%) StatsD
3 22 (0.31%) logstash
4 16 (0.23%) YUM
5 13 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (0.17%) Vagrant
7 9 (0.13%) Capistrano
7 9 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (0.100%) Ansible
9 6 (0.086%) Nagios
9 6 (0.086%) Oozie
10 5 (0.071%) Ambari
10 5 (0.071%) Oracle EDQ
11 4 (0.057%) MOM
11 4 (0.057%) Hyperic
12 3 (0.043%) CA LISA
12 3 (0.043%) Zenoss
12 3 (0.043%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 2083 (29.71%) Oracle
2 255 (3.64%) hybris
3 237 (3.38%) IBM
4 217 (3.10%) Microsoft
5 185 (2.64%) Google
6 179 (2.55%) Sybase
7 131 (1.87%) Adobe
8 126 (1.80%) TIBCO
9 84 (1.20%) Red Hat
10 78 (1.11%) ATG
11 76 (1.08%) Sun
12 69 (0.98%) SAP
13 68 (0.97%) Zend
14 66 (0.94%) VMware
15 59 (0.84%) Demandware
16 57 (0.81%) Endeca
17 44 (0.63%) Informatica
18 42 (0.60%) Twitter
19 40 (0.57%) Perforce
19 40 (0.57%) 29West
Bromley, Kent
Bridge Noble
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Midlands
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Outstanding benefits inc stock
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum £55,000 - £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago