The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 56 63 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Spring 43 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.30% 2.65% 3.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.09% 6.64% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 35
Average salary £35,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,129 £27,000 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.17%
Spring
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
426 527 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.69% 39.89% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 385 478 367
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Spring across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Spring
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spring across the Wales region.

Spring Salary Trend in Wales

Spring
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Spring Salary Histogram in Wales

Spring
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
South Wales +3 43 £35,500 +18.33% 12
Spring
UK

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 91 (98.91%) Java
2 63 (68.48%) Hibernate
3 59 (64.13%) J2EE
4 43 (46.74%) Web Services
5 42 (45.65%) Unit Testing
6 40 (43.48%) Scrum
7 39 (42.39%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (41.30%) XML
9 37 (40.22%) HTML
10 32 (34.78%) Tomcat
11 31 (33.70%) IBM
11 31 (33.70%) OO
12 28 (30.43%) Eclipse
13 27 (29.35%) Open Source
14 26 (28.26%) SQL
14 26 (28.26%) TDD
15 25 (27.17%) Maven
15 25 (27.17%) JSP
16 24 (26.09%) DSDM
16 24 (26.09%) RUP
16 24 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (25.00%) Release Management
17 23 (25.00%) Software Engineering
18 22 (23.91%) Java EE
18 22 (23.91%) SOAP
19 21 (22.83%) XSLT
19 21 (22.83%) OOA/OOD
19 21 (22.83%) NoSQL
19 21 (22.83%) Continuous Improvement
19 21 (22.83%) Jenkins

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 32 (34.78%) Tomcat
2 18 (19.57%) WebSphere
3 16 (17.39%) Confluence
3 16 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (15.22%) FileNet
5 13 (14.13%) LiveCycle
6 3 (3.26%) Node.js
6 3 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.17%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.09%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (14.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.52%) Internet
2 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.83%) NoSQL
2 20 (21.74%) MongoDB
3 17 (18.48%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (17.39%) SQL Server
5 15 (16.30%) RDBMS
5 15 (16.30%) Relational Database
6 13 (14.13%) MySQL
7 6 (6.52%) Big Data
8 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.26%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.09%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 28 (30.43%) Eclipse
2 25 (27.17%) Maven
3 21 (22.83%) Jenkins
4 20 (21.74%) Subversion
5 16 (17.39%) Hudson
5 16 (17.39%) JIRA
6 13 (14.13%) JUnit
7 12 (13.04%) Rational Application Developer
8 7 (7.61%) Git (software)
8 7 (7.61%) Apache Ivy
9 4 (4.35%) Ant
9 4 (4.35%) JMeter
9 4 (4.35%) Bugzilla
10 3 (3.26%) Mockito
10 3 (3.26%) Gradle
11 2 (2.17%) Selenium
12 1 (1.09%) NetBeans
General
1 19 (20.65%) Banking
2 18 (19.57%) Telecoms
3 12 (13.04%) Finance
4 7 (7.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 70 (76.09%) Developer
2 65 (70.65%) Java Developer
3 25 (27.17%) Analyst
4 20 (21.74%) Senior Developer
5 18 (19.57%) Programmer
6 16 (17.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 15 (16.30%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (10.87%) Java Programmer
10 9 (9.78%) Developer Analyst
10 9 (9.78%) Consultant
10 9 (9.78%) Java Consultant
11 8 (8.70%) Analyst Programmer
11 8 (8.70%) Software Engineer
11 8 (8.70%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 8 (8.70%) Senior Programmer
12 7 (7.61%) J2EE Developer
12 7 (7.61%) Java Software Engineer
13 6 (6.52%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
14 3 (3.26%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (68.48%) Hibernate
2 59 (64.13%) J2EE
3 43 (46.74%) Web Services
4 38 (41.30%) XML
5 37 (40.22%) HTML
6 25 (27.17%) JSP
7 22 (23.91%) SOAP
7 22 (23.91%) Java EE
8 21 (22.83%) XSLT
9 20 (21.74%) JSF
10 17 (18.48%) CSS
10 17 (18.48%) JPA
10 17 (18.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (15.22%) REST
12 13 (14.13%) Struts
13 10 (10.87%) HTML5
13 10 (10.87%) JSON
14 9 (9.78%) Spring Web Flow
15 7 (7.61%) JAX-WS
15 7 (7.61%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.35%) Open Source
2 6 (6.52%) RIA
3 5 (5.43%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.39%) Linux
2 4 (4.35%) Android
3 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (45.65%) Unit Testing
2 40 (43.48%) Scrum
3 39 (42.39%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (33.70%) OO
5 26 (28.26%) TDD
6 24 (26.09%) RUP
6 24 (26.09%) DSDM
6 24 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 23 (25.00%) Release Management
8 21 (22.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (22.83%) OOA/OOD
9 20 (21.74%) Configuration Management
9 20 (21.74%) Pair Programming
9 20 (21.74%) DevOps
10 18 (19.57%) SOA
11 14 (15.22%) RAD
11 14 (15.22%) MVC
12 10 (10.87%) UML
13 9 (9.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 91 (98.91%) Java
2 26 (28.26%) SQL
3 20 (21.74%) Groovy
3 20 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 19 (20.65%) Scala
5 17 (18.48%) Clojure
6 9 (9.78%) PHP
7 3 (3.26%) C#
8 2 (2.17%) C++
9 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (18.48%) Degree
2 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 31 (33.70%) IBM
2 17 (18.48%) Twitter
3 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
4 13 (14.13%) Adobe
5 9 (9.78%) Oracle
6 1 (1.09%) JBoss
6 1 (1.09%) HP
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