The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 132 162 156
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -6
Permanent jobs citing Spring 87 50 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.57% 0.92% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.44% 2.49% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 76 44 52
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -13.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,400 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
Spring
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1960 2005 1928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.33% 36.69% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1775 1709 1717
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Spring
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Spring Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Spring
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Spring Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Spring
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
Warwickshire +28 41 £50,000 +2.56% 4
Birmingham +18 27 £37,500 +23.96% 6
Solihull - 4 £42,500 -
Worcestershire -5 3 £45,000 +16.12%
Walsall - 3 £50,000 -
Coventry -17 2 £45,000 +38.46%
Shropshire - 1 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £41,500 -
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 161 (98.17%) Java
2 111 (67.68%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (62.80%) Hibernate
4 66 (40.24%) J2EE
5 63 (38.41%) Oracle
6 61 (37.20%) Web Services
7 58 (35.37%) TDD
8 56 (34.15%) REST
9 54 (32.93%) HTML
10 51 (31.10%) jQuery
11 49 (29.88%) JavaScript
12 47 (28.66%) SQL
13 43 (26.22%) MySQL
14 42 (25.61%) RESTful
15 41 (25.00%) Scrum
16 40 (24.39%) Software Engineering
17 39 (23.78%) Subversion
18 37 (22.56%) CSS
18 37 (22.56%) XML
19 36 (21.95%) SOAP
19 36 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
20 34 (20.73%) SOA
21 33 (20.12%) Java EE
22 32 (19.51%) Waterfall
23 31 (18.90%) Maven
23 31 (18.90%) MVC
24 30 (18.29%) SQL Server
25 29 (17.68%) Hadoop
26 28 (17.07%) JPA
26 28 (17.07%) Retail

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 26 (15.85%) Tomcat
2 23 (14.02%) JBoss
3 18 (10.98%) Mule
4 16 (9.76%) Apache
5 14 (8.54%) WebSphere
6 11 (6.71%) GlassFish
7 8 (4.88%) Apache Spark
8 7 (4.27%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (4.27%) WebLogic
8 7 (4.27%) CMS
9 2 (1.22%) IIS
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.61%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.61%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.61%) Confluence
10 1 (0.61%) Node.js
10 1 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) MS Office
1 1 (0.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.54%) HTTP
2 6 (3.66%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.66%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (26.22%) MySQL
2 30 (18.29%) SQL Server
3 29 (17.68%) Hadoop
4 24 (14.63%) Big Data
5 14 (8.54%) MongoDB
6 13 (7.93%) Relational Database
7 12 (7.32%) NoSQL
7 12 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (6.10%) RDBMS
9 8 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (3.66%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.44%) DB2
12 1 (0.61%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.61%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 39 (23.78%) Subversion
2 31 (18.90%) Maven
3 28 (17.07%) Ant
4 20 (12.20%) Git (software)
5 16 (9.76%) Hudson
6 14 (8.54%) Gradle
7 13 (7.93%) Jenkins
8 5 (3.05%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.44%) JUnit
9 4 (2.44%) NetBeans
10 3 (1.83%) RSpec
10 3 (1.83%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.83%) WATIR
10 3 (1.83%) Selenium
11 2 (1.22%) JIRA
12 1 (0.61%) TestNG
12 1 (0.61%) Log4j
12 1 (0.61%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.61%) Grunt
General
1 28 (17.07%) Retail
2 10 (6.10%) Finance
2 10 (6.10%) Law
3 5 (3.05%) Billing
4 3 (1.83%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.83%) German Language
5 2 (1.22%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.22%) Electronics
5 2 (1.22%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.22%) Marketing
5 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.22%) Games
5 2 (1.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 139 (84.76%) Developer
2 121 (73.78%) Java Developer
3 44 (26.83%) Senior Developer
4 41 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (8.54%) Software Engineer
6 9 (5.49%) Lead Developer
7 8 (4.88%) Architect
8 6 (3.66%) Software Developer
9 5 (3.05%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (2.44%) Junior
10 4 (2.44%) Junior Developer
10 4 (2.44%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (2.44%) Java Architect
10 4 (2.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (1.83%) Junior Java Developer
11 3 (1.83%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (1.83%) Principle Engineer
12 2 (1.22%) Web Developer
12 2 (1.22%) Applications Developer
12 2 (1.22%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (62.80%) Hibernate
2 66 (40.24%) J2EE
3 61 (37.20%) Web Services
4 56 (34.15%) REST
5 54 (32.93%) HTML
6 51 (31.10%) jQuery
7 42 (25.61%) RESTful
8 37 (22.56%) CSS
8 37 (22.56%) XML
9 36 (21.95%) SOAP
10 33 (20.12%) Java EE
11 28 (17.07%) JPA
12 27 (16.46%) Struts
13 25 (15.24%) Servlets
13 25 (15.24%) JMS
14 24 (14.63%) JSON
15 18 (10.98%) KnockoutJS
16 17 (10.37%) AngularJS
17 16 (9.76%) Ajax
17 16 (9.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.54%) Mobile App
2 8 (4.88%) GIS
3 7 (4.27%) Web 2.0
4 6 (3.66%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.66%) W3C
4 6 (3.66%) User Experience
5 4 (2.44%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.22%) DTV
7 2 (1.22%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.22%) Derivative
7 2 (1.22%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.61%) MPEG
8 1 (0.61%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.02%) Linux
2 18 (10.98%) UNIX
3 8 (4.88%) Solaris
4 7 (4.27%) HPUX
5 2 (1.22%) Windows
6 1 (0.61%) AIX
6 1 (0.61%) OS/400
6 1 (0.61%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (67.68%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (35.37%) TDD
3 41 (25.00%) Scrum
4 40 (24.39%) Software Engineering
5 36 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (20.73%) SOA
7 32 (19.51%) Waterfall
8 31 (18.90%) MVC
9 25 (15.24%) Unit Testing
10 24 (14.63%) E-Commerce
11 19 (11.59%) Kanban
12 18 (10.98%) SDLC
13 17 (10.37%) Build Automation
14 15 (9.15%) Mentoring
15 12 (7.32%) BDD
16 11 (6.71%) Dependency Injection
16 11 (6.71%) Workflow
17 10 (6.10%) Coaching
17 10 (6.10%) Continuous Delivery
18 9 (5.49%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 161 (98.17%) Java
2 49 (29.88%) JavaScript
3 47 (28.66%) SQL
4 9 (5.49%) Shell Script
4 9 (5.49%) Scala
5 8 (4.88%) Clojure
5 8 (4.88%) XPath
6 6 (3.66%) C#
7 5 (3.05%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.05%) Perl
8 4 (2.44%) PHP
8 4 (2.44%) C
9 3 (1.83%) C++
9 3 (1.83%) Groovy
10 1 (0.61%) Ruby
10 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.61%) VBA
10 1 (0.61%) CFML
Qualifications
1 17 (10.37%) Degree
2 7 (4.27%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 63 (38.41%) Oracle
2 17 (10.37%) IBM
3 5 (3.05%) Sybase
4 3 (1.83%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.22%) Sun
5 2 (1.22%) SAP
5 2 (1.22%) BEA
5 2 (1.22%) Vitria
5 2 (1.22%) Zend
5 2 (1.22%) Pega
6 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.61%) webMethods
6 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.61%) Interwoven
Warwick, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 370k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 24 days ago