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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 90 76 90
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Spring 3454 3823 3408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.03% 3.45% 3.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.24% 8.45% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2875 3143 2947
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
41893 45267 44785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.77% 40.91% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 35874 38898 39507
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 November 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 November 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 -15 3206 £50,000 - 403
London -14 1689 £57,500 +4.54% 196
South East -10 559 £45,000 -10.00% 64
City of London -6 447 £60,000 - 77
South West -1 280 £38,000 +1.33% 20
Yorkshire -27 239 £41,000 +9.33% 43
East of England +6 186 £45,000 +5.88% 26
West Yorkshire -16 171 £42,500 +13.33% 32
Bristol +20 157 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Leeds 0 151 £41,500 +10.66% 26
Scotland +2 144 £45,000 +5.88% 19
North West -60 140 £40,000 - 36
Berkshire -28 123 £50,000 -9.09% 16
Surrey -21 111 £47,500 -5.00% 10
Glasgow +2 102 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Manchester -39 98 £41,750 +4.37% 21
Hampshire +4 95 £42,500 -22.72% 11
East Sussex +42 82 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Hertfordshire -22 74 £45,000 - 9
Brighton +41 73 £37,500 -6.25% 3
West Midlands -39 68 £40,000 -11.11% 6
East Midlands -1 59 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Cambridgeshire +22 54 £43,500 +2.35% 5
Reading +10 50 £55,000 +15.78% 6
Wales -4 42 £37,500 -8.04% 7
Buckinghamshire -16 40 £47,500 -3.06% 2
Kent +36 38 £47,500 +5.55% 7
South Wales 0 38 £37,500 -8.04% 5
Edinburgh +6 37 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Oxfordshire -4 37 £50,000 +37.93% 5

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 6896 (97.98%) Java
2 3669 (52.13%) Hibernate
3 3606 (51.24%) Agile Software Development
4 2648 (37.62%) SQL
5 2528 (35.92%) JavaScript
6 2467 (35.05%) J2EE
7 2290 (32.54%) HTML
8 2086 (29.64%) Oracle
9 2071 (29.43%) TDD
10 1995 (28.35%) XML
11 1836 (26.09%) Web Services
12 1758 (24.98%) Maven
13 1668 (23.70%) CSS
14 1554 (22.08%) Linux
15 1534 (21.80%) MVC
16 1468 (20.86%) Finance
17 1445 (20.53%) Tomcat
18 1430 (20.32%) Scrum
19 1366 (19.41%) JUnit
20 1327 (18.85%) Degree
21 1187 (16.87%) E-Commerce
22 1175 (16.70%) OO
23 1174 (16.68%) Software Engineering
24 1095 (15.56%) JSP
25 1082 (15.37%) MySQL
26 1069 (15.19%) jQuery
27 1041 (14.79%) Spring MVC
28 937 (13.31%) Java EE
29 930 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
30 864 (12.28%) Subversion

Spring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1445 (20.53%) Tomcat
2 726 (10.32%) Apache
3 687 (9.76%) JBoss
4 557 (7.91%) WebLogic
5 493 (7.00%) WebSphere
6 299 (4.25%) Apache Solr
7 199 (2.83%) CMS
8 141 (2.00%) Node.js
9 136 (1.93%) WebSphere Application Server
10 124 (1.76%) GlassFish
11 122 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
12 100 (1.42%) Jetty
13 97 (1.38%) Apache ServiceMix
14 95 (1.35%) Mule
15 88 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
16 86 (1.22%) Oracle Service Bus
17 83 (1.18%) Confluence
18 79 (1.12%) Alfresco
19 76 (1.08%) Adobe CQ
20 65 (0.92%) Drupal
Applications
1 132 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.23%) MS Office
3 11 (0.16%) Weka
4 7 (0.099%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.028%) MS Project
5 2 (0.028%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.014%) SPSS
6 1 (0.014%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.014%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.014%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 49 (0.70%) Magento
2 23 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 17 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
5 8 (0.11%) Shopify
6 6 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.057%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.057%) Enfinity
7 4 (0.057%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.057%) Optimost
8 3 (0.043%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.028%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.028%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.014%) AWD
10 1 (0.014%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.014%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 199 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
2 133 (1.89%) SaaS
3 57 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
4 53 (0.75%) GitHub
5 31 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.11%) PaaS
9 7 (0.099%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.099%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.043%) IaaS
11 2 (0.028%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.028%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.028%) Taleo
11 2 (0.028%) Heroku
12 1 (0.014%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.014%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 387 (5.50%) HTTP
2 231 (3.28%) Internet
3 59 (0.84%) SAN
4 30 (0.43%) LDAP
5 29 (0.41%) SNMP
6 24 (0.34%) TCP/IP
7 22 (0.31%) SSL
8 21 (0.30%) AMQP
9 20 (0.28%) DNS
10 12 (0.17%) PuTTY
11 11 (0.16%) Intranet
11 11 (0.16%) IPv4
12 8 (0.11%) SSH
13 7 (0.099%) Firewall
13 7 (0.099%) SMS
13 7 (0.099%) VoIP
14 6 (0.085%) Wireshark
15 4 (0.057%) tcpdump
15 4 (0.057%) WinSCP
16 3 (0.043%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1082 (15.37%) MySQL
2 807 (11.47%) Relational Database
3 663 (9.42%) NoSQL
4 624 (8.87%) SQL Server
5 470 (6.68%) RDBMS
6 453 (6.44%) Big Data
7 420 (5.97%) MongoDB
8 333 (4.73%) Oracle Database
9 258 (3.67%) Hadoop
10 217 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
11 150 (2.13%) DB2
12 127 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
13 86 (1.22%) Hazelcast
14 85 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
15 63 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
16 55 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
17 50 (0.71%) Redis
18 48 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
18 48 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
19 47 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1758 (24.98%) Maven
2 1366 (19.41%) JUnit
3 864 (12.28%) Subversion
4 828 (11.76%) Eclipse
5 728 (10.34%) Git (software)
6 670 (9.52%) Jenkins
7 587 (8.34%) Ant
8 482 (6.85%) Selenium
9 340 (4.83%) JIRA
10 323 (4.59%) Hudson
11 315 (4.48%) Mockito
12 265 (3.77%) Cucumber
13 114 (1.62%) Gradle
14 84 (1.19%) TestNG
15 76 (1.08%) Apache Ivy
16 72 (1.02%) NetBeans
17 67 (0.95%) JMeter
18 65 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 61 (0.87%) jMock
20 59 (0.84%) DbUnit
General
1 1468 (20.86%) Finance
2 637 (9.05%) Banking
3 331 (4.70%) Games
4 302 (4.29%) Retail
5 291 (4.13%) Telecoms
6 247 (3.51%) Investment Banking
7 239 (3.40%) Front Office
8 177 (2.51%) Marketing
9 132 (1.88%) Publishing
10 112 (1.59%) Back Office
11 108 (1.53%) Advertising
12 69 (0.98%) Legal
13 51 (0.72%) Financial Institution
14 47 (0.67%) Manufacturing
14 47 (0.67%) French Language
15 35 (0.50%) Automotive
16 27 (0.38%) Electronics
16 27 (0.38%) Online Betting
17 22 (0.31%) Aerospace
18 19 (0.27%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 5400 (76.73%) Developer
2 4643 (65.97%) Java Developer
3 1300 (18.47%) Senior Developer
4 1139 (16.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 638 (9.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 511 (7.26%) Architect
7 480 (6.82%) Software Engineer
8 284 (4.04%) Web Developer
9 268 (3.81%) Java Software Engineer
10 238 (3.38%) J2EE Developer
11 223 (3.17%) Analyst
12 219 (3.11%) Java Architect
13 218 (3.10%) Software Developer
14 207 (2.94%) Programmer
15 196 (2.78%) Lead Developer
16 190 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
17 167 (2.37%) Consultant
18 164 (2.33%) Java Web Developer
19 157 (2.23%) Technical Leader
20 150 (2.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3669 (52.13%) Hibernate
2 2467 (35.05%) J2EE
3 2290 (32.54%) HTML
4 1995 (28.35%) XML
5 1836 (26.09%) Web Services
6 1668 (23.70%) CSS
7 1095 (15.56%) JSP
8 1069 (15.19%) jQuery
9 1041 (14.79%) Spring MVC
10 937 (13.31%) Java EE
11 863 (12.26%) SOAP
12 779 (11.07%) Struts
13 743 (10.56%) REST
14 730 (10.37%) HTML5
14 730 (10.37%) JMS
15 617 (8.77%) Ajax
16 599 (8.51%) RESTful
17 572 (8.13%) JSON
18 561 (7.97%) Servlets
19 557 (7.91%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 840 (11.94%) Computer Science
2 746 (10.60%) Open Source
3 357 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
4 275 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
5 199 (2.83%) Mobile App
6 196 (2.78%) Mathematics
7 169 (2.40%) User Experience
8 165 (2.34%) Client/Server
9 141 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 140 (1.99%) Algorithms
11 139 (1.97%) Derivative
12 110 (1.56%) N-Tier
13 108 (1.53%) Management Information System
14 96 (1.36%) Data Structures
15 84 (1.19%) RIA
16 83 (1.18%) iPad
17 82 (1.17%) Fixed Income
18 68 (0.97%) Equities
19 65 (0.92%) Data Integration
20 62 (0.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1554 (22.08%) Linux
2 849 (12.06%) UNIX
3 253 (3.59%) Windows
4 244 (3.47%) Android
5 163 (2.32%) Apple iOS
6 97 (1.38%) Solaris
7 65 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (0.31%) HPUX
9 21 (0.30%) CentOS
10 19 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (0.21%) Ubuntu
11 15 (0.21%) Debian
12 14 (0.20%) Mac OS X
13 13 (0.18%) Fedora
14 12 (0.17%) AIX
15 8 (0.11%) Windows CE
15 8 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
16 5 (0.071%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
17 4 (0.057%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3606 (51.24%) Agile Software Development
2 2071 (29.43%) TDD
3 1534 (21.80%) MVC
4 1430 (20.32%) Scrum
5 1187 (16.87%) E-Commerce
6 1175 (16.70%) OO
7 1174 (16.68%) Software Engineering
8 930 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
9 793 (11.27%) BDD
10 715 (10.16%) Multithreading
11 684 (9.72%) SOA
12 599 (8.51%) Unit Testing
13 520 (7.39%) Mentoring
14 466 (6.62%) UML
15 419 (5.95%) OOD
16 394 (5.60%) Web Development
17 307 (4.36%) Pair Programming
18 265 (3.77%) OOP
19 216 (3.07%) Kanban
20 197 (2.80%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 6896 (97.98%) Java
2 2648 (37.62%) SQL
3 2528 (35.92%) JavaScript
4 396 (5.63%) C#
5 363 (5.16%) PL/SQL
6 305 (4.33%) PHP
7 304 (4.32%) Scala
8 286 (4.06%) Groovy
9 282 (4.01%) Python
10 256 (3.64%) C++
11 223 (3.17%) Ruby
12 173 (2.46%) C
13 170 (2.42%) Perl
14 149 (2.12%) Shell Script
15 147 (2.09%) XPath
16 99 (1.41%) VB
17 77 (1.09%) XQuery
18 67 (0.95%) Bash Shell
19 56 (0.80%) VB.NET
20 53 (0.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1327 (18.85%) Degree
2 147 (2.09%) Security Cleared
3 106 (1.51%) SC Cleared
4 84 (1.19%) Sun Certification
5 50 (0.71%) OCPJP
6 44 (0.63%) PhD
7 24 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
8 20 (0.28%) OCMJD
9 11 (0.16%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.085%) CTC Cleared
11 5 (0.071%) HND
12 4 (0.057%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.057%) ISEB
12 4 (0.057%) GIAC
12 4 (0.057%) OCPJWCD
13 3 (0.043%) CITP
13 3 (0.043%) IBM WebSphere Certification
14 2 (0.028%) Postgraduate
14 2 (0.028%) MBCS
14 2 (0.028%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 303 (4.31%) QA
2 52 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 32 (0.45%) SLA
4 21 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.14%) ISO 8583
6 6 (0.085%) EMIR
6 6 (0.085%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (0.071%) HL7
8 4 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.057%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.043%) CRD IV
9 3 (0.043%) DO-178B
9 3 (0.043%) Basel III
10 1 (0.014%) WAI
System Software
1 51 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
4 14 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 14 (0.20%) HDFS
5 6 (0.085%) Apache Flume
6 5 (0.071%) Docker
7 4 (0.057%) KVM
7 4 (0.057%) Varnish
8 3 (0.043%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.028%) Squid
9 2 (0.028%) Platform Symphony
10 1 (0.014%) Xen
Systems Management
1 105 (1.49%) Puppet
2 81 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (0.40%) StatsD
3 28 (0.40%) logstash
3 28 (0.40%) Kibana
4 20 (0.28%) YUM
5 13 (0.18%) Capistrano
6 11 (0.16%) Ansible
7 9 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (0.099%) Nagios
8 7 (0.099%) Vagrant
9 6 (0.085%) Oozie
10 5 (0.071%) Ambari
11 4 (0.057%) Hyperic
12 3 (0.043%) CA LISA
12 3 (0.043%) Zenoss
12 3 (0.043%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.043%) OpenSSO
12 3 (0.043%) MOM
13 2 (0.028%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 2086 (29.64%) Oracle
2 281 (3.99%) hybris
3 271 (3.85%) IBM
4 206 (2.93%) Microsoft
5 182 (2.59%) Sybase
6 177 (2.51%) Google
7 148 (2.10%) TIBCO
8 127 (1.80%) Adobe
9 90 (1.28%) ATG
10 87 (1.24%) Sun
11 77 (1.09%) SAP
12 76 (1.08%) Red Hat
13 68 (0.97%) Endeca
14 66 (0.94%) Zend
15 59 (0.84%) Demandware
16 58 (0.82%) VMware
17 44 (0.63%) Twitter
18 42 (0.60%) Perforce
19 41 (0.58%) Informatica
20 35 (0.50%) 29West
South West
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £29K + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 17 hours ago
East London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £66000 Per Annum to £65,000 + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Arundel, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Faversham, Kent
Computer Project Services Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £50,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago