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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 91 86 84
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Spring 3410 3286 3774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.98% 3.08% 3.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.89% 7.75% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2765 2767 3210
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £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
43211 42387 46827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.73% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36321 36827 41116
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 19 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 19 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 -4 3143 £50,000 - 422
London -7 1679 £55,000 - 209
City of London +27 549 £57,250 -4.58% 68
South East -13 478 £50,000 - 43
South West +8 326 £40,000 +8.10% 36
Yorkshire +5 275 £41,000 +9.33% 45
West Yorkshire +16 195 £42,500 +6.25% 22
Leeds +18 180 £42,500 +6.25% 20
Scotland -8 161 £42,000 -1.17% 17
North West -35 160 £40,000 +3.89% 42
Surrey -27 117 £50,000 - 16
Glasgow -9 114 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Berkshire -15 114 £57,500 +4.54% 4
Bristol 0 107 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Manchester +2 104 £42,500 +6.25% 27
East of England -15 101 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Hampshire -1 76 £45,000 - 7
Wiltshire -9 73 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Dorset +31 70 £48,750 +7.14% 3
East Midlands +17 67 £40,000 +5.26% 7
Bournemouth +29 64 £52,500 +21.38% 3
North Yorkshire -16 63 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Oxfordshire +15 54 £50,000 +33.33% 6
West Midlands -28 54 £35,000 -17.64% 14
Wales +20 51 £37,500 +25.00% 24
Reading +10 51 £60,000 +9.09%
South Wales +25 50 £37,500 +25.00% 13
York +1 49 £40,000 +18.51% 9
Buckinghamshire +23 42 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Cardiff +3 39 £37,500 +25.00% 12

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 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 7187 (98.24%) Java
2 3961 (54.14%) Hibernate
3 3741 (51.13%) Agile Software Development
4 2707 (37.00%) SQL
5 2705 (36.97%) J2EE
6 2627 (35.91%) JavaScript
7 2456 (33.57%) HTML
8 2110 (28.84%) Oracle
9 2008 (27.45%) TDD
10 2007 (27.43%) XML
11 1971 (26.94%) Web Services
12 1831 (25.03%) Maven
13 1703 (23.28%) CSS
14 1655 (22.62%) Linux
14 1655 (22.62%) Tomcat
15 1559 (21.31%) Scrum
16 1548 (21.16%) Finance
17 1546 (21.13%) MVC
18 1405 (19.20%) JUnit
19 1319 (18.03%) Degree
20 1285 (17.56%) OO
21 1201 (16.42%) Software Engineering
22 1185 (16.20%) JSP
23 1143 (15.62%) jQuery
24 1129 (15.43%) MySQL
25 1112 (15.20%) E-Commerce
26 1049 (14.34%) Spring MVC
27 935 (12.78%) Subversion
28 931 (12.73%) Java EE
29 912 (12.47%) Continuous Integration

Spring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 1655 (22.62%) Tomcat
2 763 (10.43%) Apache
3 540 (7.38%) WebLogic
4 518 (7.08%) WebSphere
5 243 (3.32%) Apache Solr
6 167 (2.28%) CMS
7 148 (2.02%) Node.js
8 140 (1.91%) WebSphere Application Server
9 117 (1.60%) GlassFish
10 112 (1.53%) Apache ServiceMix
11 109 (1.49%) Jetty
12 107 (1.46%) Alfresco
13 84 (1.15%) Confluence
14 75 (1.03%) Adobe CQ
15 73 (1.00%) Mule
16 71 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
17 59 (0.81%) Drupal
18 57 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
19 49 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
20 48 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 171 (2.34%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.23%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.16%) MS Office
4 7 (0.096%) Weka
5 1 (0.014%) MS Project
5 1 (0.014%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.014%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.014%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 55 (0.75%) Magento
2 22 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 20 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 17 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
4 17 (0.23%) Shopify
5 9 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (0.082%) Optimost
7 4 (0.055%) Fredhopper
8 3 (0.041%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.041%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.027%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.014%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.014%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.014%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.014%) Global One
10 1 (0.014%) AWD
10 1 (0.014%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 192 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
2 143 (1.95%) SaaS
3 56 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
4 53 (0.72%) GitHub
5 33 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (0.22%) Google App Engine
7 12 (0.16%) PaaS
8 9 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (0.082%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.055%) IaaS
11 2 (0.027%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.014%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.014%) Taleo
12 1 (0.014%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 381 (5.21%) HTTP
2 213 (2.91%) Internet
3 63 (0.86%) SAN
4 46 (0.63%) TCP/IP
5 44 (0.60%) SNMP
6 26 (0.36%) LDAP
7 22 (0.30%) SSL
8 21 (0.29%) AMQP
9 17 (0.23%) Network Security
10 14 (0.19%) Intranet
11 11 (0.15%) SSH
12 10 (0.14%) DNS
13 9 (0.12%) SMS
14 8 (0.11%) PuTTY
15 6 (0.082%) Firewall
16 3 (0.041%) Broadband
16 3 (0.041%) IPv4
17 2 (0.027%) VoIP
17 2 (0.027%) ATM
17 2 (0.027%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1129 (15.43%) MySQL
2 891 (12.18%) Relational Database
3 679 (9.28%) SQL Server
4 593 (8.11%) NoSQL
5 521 (7.12%) RDBMS
6 451 (6.16%) Big Data
7 419 (5.73%) MongoDB
8 367 (5.02%) Oracle Database
9 283 (3.87%) Hadoop
10 210 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
11 147 (2.01%) DB2
12 146 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
13 107 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
14 80 (1.09%) Hazelcast
15 69 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
16 54 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
16 54 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
17 51 (0.70%) Data Mining
18 45 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
19 44 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1831 (25.03%) Maven
2 1405 (19.20%) JUnit
3 935 (12.78%) Subversion
4 868 (11.86%) Eclipse
5 647 (8.84%) Jenkins
6 638 (8.72%) Ant
7 622 (8.50%) Git (software)
8 511 (6.98%) Selenium
9 365 (4.99%) Hudson
10 313 (4.28%) JIRA
11 263 (3.59%) Mockito
12 237 (3.24%) Cucumber
13 96 (1.31%) Gradle
14 89 (1.22%) JMeter
15 83 (1.13%) Apache Ivy
16 80 (1.09%) NetBeans
17 77 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 77 (1.05%) TestNG
18 71 (0.97%) YourKit
19 67 (0.92%) jMock
General
1 1548 (21.16%) Finance
2 622 (8.50%) Banking
3 355 (4.85%) Games
4 275 (3.76%) Telecoms
5 259 (3.54%) Front Office
6 223 (3.05%) Retail
7 213 (2.91%) Investment Banking
8 168 (2.30%) Marketing
9 142 (1.94%) Publishing
10 123 (1.68%) Back Office
11 100 (1.37%) Advertising
12 72 (0.98%) French Language
13 66 (0.90%) Financial Institution
14 61 (0.83%) Legal
15 55 (0.75%) Manufacturing
16 43 (0.59%) Automotive
17 36 (0.49%) Electronics
18 23 (0.31%) Law
19 22 (0.30%) Music Industry
20 20 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5686 (77.72%) Developer
2 4871 (66.58%) Java Developer
3 1411 (19.29%) Senior Developer
4 1230 (16.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 715 (9.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 500 (6.83%) Architect
7 432 (5.90%) Software Engineer
8 297 (4.06%) J2EE Developer
9 293 (4.00%) Web Developer
10 277 (3.79%) Java Software Engineer
11 268 (3.66%) Software Developer
11 268 (3.66%) Programmer
12 266 (3.64%) Analyst
13 231 (3.16%) Lead Developer
14 216 (2.95%) Java Architect
15 209 (2.86%) Team Leader
16 203 (2.77%) Java Programmer
17 173 (2.36%) Consultant
18 166 (2.27%) Java Team Leader
19 164 (2.24%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3961 (54.14%) Hibernate
2 2705 (36.97%) J2EE
3 2456 (33.57%) HTML
4 2007 (27.43%) XML
5 1971 (26.94%) Web Services
6 1703 (23.28%) CSS
7 1185 (16.20%) JSP
8 1143 (15.62%) jQuery
9 1049 (14.34%) Spring MVC
10 931 (12.73%) Java EE
11 854 (11.67%) SOAP
12 851 (11.63%) Struts
13 795 (10.87%) REST
14 774 (10.58%) JMS
15 710 (9.70%) HTML5
16 641 (8.76%) Servlets
16 641 (8.76%) Ajax
17 599 (8.19%) RESTful
18 558 (7.63%) JSON
19 537 (7.34%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 866 (11.84%) Computer Science
2 811 (11.09%) Open Source
3 386 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
4 355 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
5 238 (3.25%) Mathematics
6 197 (2.69%) Mobile App
7 181 (2.47%) User Experience
8 169 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 162 (2.21%) Derivative
10 132 (1.80%) Client/Server
11 119 (1.63%) N-Tier
12 78 (1.07%) Equities
13 77 (1.05%) Digital Media
14 74 (1.01%) Fixed Income
15 70 (0.96%) RIA
16 68 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
17 63 (0.86%) Social Media
18 60 (0.82%) iPad
19 57 (0.78%) Physics
20 44 (0.60%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1655 (22.62%) Linux
2 864 (11.81%) UNIX
3 281 (3.84%) Windows
4 258 (3.53%) Android
5 166 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 72 (0.98%) Solaris
7 50 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (0.37%) CentOS
8 27 (0.37%) Ubuntu
9 21 (0.29%) Fedora
10 20 (0.27%) AIX
11 16 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (0.18%) Mac OS X
12 13 (0.18%) Debian
13 10 (0.14%) HPUX
14 8 (0.11%) Windows CE
15 7 (0.096%) VxWorks
15 7 (0.096%) LynxOS
15 7 (0.096%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.082%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3741 (51.13%) Agile Software Development
2 2008 (27.45%) TDD
3 1559 (21.31%) Scrum
4 1546 (21.13%) MVC
5 1285 (17.56%) OO
6 1201 (16.42%) Software Engineering
7 1112 (15.20%) E-Commerce
8 912 (12.47%) Continuous Integration
9 790 (10.80%) Multithreading
10 734 (10.03%) BDD
11 725 (9.91%) SOA
12 647 (8.84%) Unit Testing
13 569 (7.78%) UML
14 542 (7.41%) Mentoring
15 454 (6.21%) OOD
16 398 (5.44%) Web Development
17 318 (4.35%) Pair Programming
18 256 (3.50%) OOP
19 231 (3.16%) OOA/OOD
20 205 (2.80%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 7187 (98.24%) Java
2 2707 (37.00%) SQL
3 2627 (35.91%) JavaScript
4 454 (6.21%) C#
5 347 (4.74%) Scala
6 339 (4.63%) PHP
7 326 (4.46%) PL/SQL
8 304 (4.16%) Python
9 286 (3.91%) Groovy
10 281 (3.84%) C++
11 227 (3.10%) Ruby
12 222 (3.03%) C
13 170 (2.32%) Perl
14 154 (2.10%) Shell Script
15 149 (2.04%) XPath
16 88 (1.20%) VB
17 76 (1.04%) XQuery
18 67 (0.92%) VB.NET
19 59 (0.81%) Bash Shell
20 55 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1319 (18.03%) Degree
2 189 (2.58%) Security Cleared
3 131 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 81 (1.11%) Sun Certification
5 44 (0.60%) OCPJP
6 37 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
7 34 (0.46%) PhD
8 17 (0.23%) OCMJD
9 14 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
10 12 (0.16%) HND
11 10 (0.14%) HNC
12 9 (0.12%) CITP
13 8 (0.11%) OCPJWCD
13 8 (0.11%) MBCS
14 4 (0.055%) GIAC
14 4 (0.055%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.055%) ISEB
15 2 (0.027%) Postgraduate
15 2 (0.027%) IBM WebSphere Certification
15 2 (0.027%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 352 (4.81%) QA
2 57 (0.78%) ISO 9001
3 10 (0.14%) SLA
4 7 (0.096%) DO-178B
5 5 (0.068%) HL7
6 4 (0.055%) CRD IV
6 4 (0.055%) Basel III
6 4 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.027%) WAI
7 2 (0.027%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.027%) EMIR
7 2 (0.027%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.014%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.014%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 67 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 22 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
4 14 (0.19%) HDFS
5 10 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.055%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.041%) Squid
7 3 (0.041%) Xen
8 2 (0.027%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.027%) Varnish
8 2 (0.027%) Platform Symphony
9 1 (0.014%) Docker
9 1 (0.014%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.014%) NFS
Systems Management
1 91 (1.24%) Puppet
2 86 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (0.26%) YUM
4 16 (0.22%) Vagrant
5 15 (0.21%) StatsD
5 15 (0.21%) logstash
5 15 (0.21%) Kibana
6 11 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (0.12%) MOM
7 9 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (0.068%) Nagios
8 5 (0.068%) Oozie
8 5 (0.068%) Capistrano
8 5 (0.068%) Oracle EDQ
9 4 (0.055%) Ambari
10 3 (0.041%) CA LISA
10 3 (0.041%) Cisco IPCC
10 3 (0.041%) Zenoss
11 2 (0.027%) OpenSSO
11 2 (0.027%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 2110 (28.84%) Oracle
2 758 (10.36%) JBoss
3 274 (3.75%) hybris
4 244 (3.34%) IBM
5 221 (3.02%) Microsoft
6 206 (2.82%) Google
7 189 (2.58%) Sybase
8 148 (2.02%) Adobe
9 131 (1.79%) TIBCO
10 91 (1.24%) Red Hat
11 87 (1.19%) ATG
12 77 (1.05%) VMware
13 73 (1.00%) Zend
14 71 (0.97%) SAP
15 68 (0.93%) Sun
16 62 (0.85%) Demandware
17 56 (0.77%) Twitter
18 55 (0.75%) Informatica
18 55 (0.75%) Endeca
19 43 (0.59%) 29West
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, etc.
Posted: 59 minutes ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + pension, bonus, medical, etc
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East London
Energon Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bath, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £33000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible working hours
Posted: 3 hours ago