The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 49 44 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Spring 48 58 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.94% 4.59% 3.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.50% 10.07% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 40 54 36
Average salary £46,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,078 £26,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
457 576 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.49% 45.57% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 412 528 372
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Spring
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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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -13 41 £40,783 +16.52% 5
West Wales - 7 £70,000 - 1
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Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 75 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 58 (58.00%) J2EE
4 53 (53.00%) Web Services
5 50 (50.00%) SQL
6 43 (43.00%) SOAP
7 41 (41.00%) Scrum
8 35 (35.00%) Tomcat
9 32 (32.00%) JSP
9 32 (32.00%) HTML
10 31 (31.00%) Unit Testing
11 29 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (28.00%) MVC
12 28 (28.00%) Eclipse
13 26 (26.00%) Maven
13 26 (26.00%) IBM
14 25 (25.00%) RAD
14 25 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
14 25 (25.00%) WebSphere
14 25 (25.00%) Finance
15 24 (24.00%) XML
15 24 (24.00%) UML
16 23 (23.00%) Banking
17 22 (22.00%) RDBMS
17 22 (22.00%) Relational Database
18 21 (21.00%) CSS
18 21 (21.00%) Struts
18 21 (21.00%) JUnit
19 19 (19.00%) JavaScript
19 19 (19.00%) Degree

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 35 (35.00%) Tomcat
2 25 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 25 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 9 (9.00%) Confluence
4 7 (7.00%) FileNet
5 6 (6.00%) LiveCycle
6 3 (3.00%) Apache
6 3 (3.00%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) LDAP
1 3 (3.00%) FTP
1 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.00%) RDBMS
1 22 (22.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (11.00%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (9.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.00%) MySQL
6 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.00%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (28.00%) Eclipse
2 26 (26.00%) Maven
3 21 (21.00%) JUnit
4 18 (18.00%) Rational Application Developer
5 16 (16.00%) Ant
6 12 (12.00%) Subversion
6 12 (12.00%) Apache Ivy
7 11 (11.00%) Jenkins
8 10 (10.00%) Hudson
9 9 (9.00%) JIRA
10 5 (5.00%) Git (software)
11 4 (4.00%) Bugzilla
12 3 (3.00%) LoadRunner
13 2 (2.00%) Selenium
13 2 (2.00%) FitNesse
14 1 (1.00%) MSTest
General
1 25 (25.00%) Finance
2 23 (23.00%) Banking
3 19 (19.00%) Telecoms
4 12 (12.00%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 71 (71.00%) Java Developer
1 71 (71.00%) Developer
2 27 (27.00%) Analyst
3 26 (26.00%) Senior Developer
3 26 (26.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 13 (13.00%) Programmer
5 12 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (9.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (7.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (7.00%) Java Programmer
7 7 (7.00%) Analyst Programmer
8 6 (6.00%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 6 (6.00%) Senior Programmer
9 5 (5.00%) Java Consultant
9 5 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Architect
9 5 (5.00%) Consultant
10 3 (3.00%) Java Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 58 (58.00%) J2EE
3 53 (53.00%) Web Services
4 43 (43.00%) SOAP
5 32 (32.00%) JSP
5 32 (32.00%) HTML
6 24 (24.00%) XML
7 21 (21.00%) CSS
7 21 (21.00%) Struts
8 17 (17.00%) Java EE
9 16 (16.00%) JPA
10 12 (12.00%) RESTful
11 11 (11.00%) Spring Web Flow
11 11 (11.00%) XSLT
12 10 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (9.00%) Ajax
14 7 (7.00%) GWT
14 7 (7.00%) REST
14 7 (7.00%) Servlets
14 7 (7.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.00%) Open Source
2 4 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (3.00%) PKI
4 1 (1.00%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.00%) Linux
2 5 (5.00%) UNIX
3 4 (4.00%) Android
4 3 (3.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (41.00%) Scrum
2 31 (31.00%) Unit Testing
3 29 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (28.00%) MVC
5 25 (25.00%) RAD
6 24 (24.00%) UML
7 18 (18.00%) Software Engineering
8 17 (17.00%) TDD
8 17 (17.00%) OO
9 14 (14.00%) DSDM
9 14 (14.00%) RUP
10 12 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (11.00%) SOA
12 10 (10.00%) Configuration Management
12 10 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
12 10 (10.00%) Pair Programming
12 10 (10.00%) Release Management
13 8 (8.00%) Refactoring
14 4 (4.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (50.00%) SQL
3 19 (19.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (12.00%) Scala
5 10 (10.00%) Groovy
5 10 (10.00%) Clojure
6 3 (3.00%) Perl
6 3 (3.00%) C++
7 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.00%) C
8 1 (1.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (19.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 26 (26.00%) IBM
2 12 (12.00%) Oracle
3 10 (10.00%) Twitter
4 7 (7.00%) Adobe
5 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.00%) Remedy
7 2 (2.00%) JBoss
7 2 (2.00%) Sencha
8 1 (1.00%) ILOG
8 1 (1.00%) Kofax
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