The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 66 18 39
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +21
Permanent jobs citing Spring 9 39 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.52% 10.24% 5.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.77% 23.93% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 38 20
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -25.58%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Spring
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
156 163 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 26.35% 42.78% 33.50%
Number of salaries quoted 111 134 92
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £30,000 £33,875
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Spring
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Spring Salary Trend in Watford

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
1 9 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
1 9 (100.00%) Maven
2 5 (55.56%) REST
2 5 (55.56%) Adobe CQ
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 5 (55.56%) Content Management
2 5 (55.56%) Retail
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) Log4j
2 5 (55.56%) XMLBeans
2 5 (55.56%) Ajax
2 5 (55.56%) Web 2.0
2 5 (55.56%) XPath
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 5 (55.56%) Struts
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) Sun Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Interwoven
2 5 (55.56%) Internet
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) J2EE

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
1 5 (55.56%) MQSeries
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
1 5 (55.56%) Internet
2 4 (44.44%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
1 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
1 9 (100.00%) Maven
2 5 (55.56%) Ant
2 5 (55.56%) JUnit
2 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
2 5 (55.56%) Log4j
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
1 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
4 3 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (55.56%) XMLBeans
2 5 (55.56%) Ajax
2 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) REST
2 5 (55.56%) XSLT
2 5 (55.56%) JMS
2 5 (55.56%) Struts
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) J2EE
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) Servlets
3 4 (44.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
1 5 (55.56%) HPUX
1 5 (55.56%) Solaris
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) OO
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
1 5 (55.56%) Content Management
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Sun Certification
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
1 5 (55.56%) Sun
1 5 (55.56%) Interwoven
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