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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 143 108 156
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +48
Permanent jobs citing Spring 72 104 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.32% 2.10% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.93% 5.60% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 70 101 42
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £54,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1832 1856 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.64% 37.41% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1691 1631 1887
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
Birmingham -14 32 £37,500 -18.91% 4
Coventry -14 15 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Warwickshire -19 12 £50,000 +5.26%
Worcestershire +5 3 £52,500 +23.52%
Staffordshire 0 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Walsall -9 1 £82,500 +65.00%
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 123 (97.62%) Java
2 72 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (53.17%) Hibernate
4 64 (50.79%) J2EE
5 55 (43.65%) SQL
6 51 (40.48%) Tomcat
7 45 (35.71%) Oracle
8 44 (34.92%) JavaScript
9 37 (29.37%) Software Engineering
10 36 (28.57%) Degree
11 33 (26.19%) JBoss
12 31 (24.60%) JMS
12 31 (24.60%) HTML
13 26 (20.63%) CSS
14 24 (19.05%) Struts
14 24 (19.05%) MVC
15 23 (18.25%) OO
15 23 (18.25%) Web Services
15 23 (18.25%) Eclipse
16 22 (17.46%) Java EE
17 20 (15.87%) Relational Database
17 20 (15.87%) UML
18 19 (15.08%) XML
19 18 (14.29%) SQL Server
19 18 (14.29%) Retail
20 17 (13.49%) Scrum
21 16 (12.70%) Linux
21 16 (12.70%) Spring MVC
21 16 (12.70%) REST
21 16 (12.70%) Apache

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 51 (40.48%) Tomcat
2 33 (26.19%) JBoss
3 16 (12.70%) Apache
4 13 (10.32%) GlassFish
5 10 (7.94%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.17%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.38%) CMS
8 2 (1.59%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.59%) Confluence
8 2 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.79%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.79%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Enfinity
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.97%) Internet
2 2 (1.59%) HTTP
2 2 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.87%) Relational Database
2 18 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.94%) RDBMS
4 9 (7.14%) MySQL
5 7 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.97%) DB2
6 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (3.97%) Big Data
7 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.17%) JasperReports
8 3 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.59%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.59%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.79%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.79%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.79%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (18.25%) Eclipse
2 12 (9.52%) Subversion
3 11 (8.73%) Maven
4 10 (7.94%) JUnit
5 7 (5.56%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.76%) Selenium
7 4 (3.17%) FitNesse
7 4 (3.17%) Hudson
7 4 (3.17%) JIRA
8 3 (2.38%) Eclipse RCP
8 3 (2.38%) Ant
9 2 (1.59%) RSpec
9 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.59%) WATIR
9 2 (1.59%) PVCS
9 2 (1.59%) Toad
9 2 (1.59%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.79%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 18 (14.29%) Retail
2 7 (5.56%) Games
3 4 (3.17%) Finance
4 1 (0.79%) Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 109 (86.51%) Developer
2 104 (82.54%) Java Developer
3 26 (20.63%) Senior Developer
4 25 (19.84%) Senior Java Developer
5 23 (18.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 16 (12.70%) J2EE Developer
7 10 (7.94%) Support Analyst
7 10 (7.94%) Analyst
7 10 (7.94%) Software Engineer
7 10 (7.94%) Software Support Analyst
7 10 (7.94%) Developer Analyst
8 9 (7.14%) Junior Developer
8 9 (7.14%) Junior Java Developer
8 9 (7.14%) Junior
9 7 (5.56%) Graduate
9 7 (5.56%) Architect
9 7 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
9 7 (5.56%) Graduate Java Developer
10 5 (3.97%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (2.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (53.17%) Hibernate
2 64 (50.79%) J2EE
3 31 (24.60%) HTML
3 31 (24.60%) JMS
4 26 (20.63%) CSS
5 24 (19.05%) Struts
6 23 (18.25%) Web Services
7 22 (17.46%) Java EE
8 19 (15.08%) XML
9 16 (12.70%) Spring MVC
9 16 (12.70%) REST
10 15 (11.90%) JPA
11 13 (10.32%) JSP
11 13 (10.32%) Ajax
11 13 (10.32%) EJB
12 12 (9.52%) Servlets
12 12 (9.52%) SOAP
13 11 (8.73%) jQuery
14 9 (7.14%) EJB 3.0
15 8 (6.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.73%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.94%) Open Source
3 9 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.76%) N-Tier
5 5 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.38%) Web 2.0
6 3 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.79%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.70%) Linux
2 2 (1.59%) UNIX
2 2 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (29.37%) Software Engineering
3 24 (19.05%) MVC
4 23 (18.25%) OO
5 20 (15.87%) UML
6 17 (13.49%) Scrum
7 15 (11.90%) Multithreading
8 11 (8.73%) TDD
9 10 (7.94%) Unit Testing
10 9 (7.14%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.35%) E-Commerce
11 8 (6.35%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (5.56%) Web Development
13 6 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (4.76%) SOA
14 5 (3.97%) Enterprise Architecture
14 5 (3.97%) Workflow
14 5 (3.97%) BDD
15 4 (3.17%) Performance Tuning
16 3 (2.38%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 123 (97.62%) Java
2 55 (43.65%) SQL
3 44 (34.92%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.97%) PHP
5 4 (3.17%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.38%) Groovy
6 3 (2.38%) C#
7 2 (1.59%) Perl
7 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.59%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.59%) XPath
8 1 (0.79%) VBA
8 1 (0.79%) Scala
8 1 (0.79%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 36 (28.57%) Degree
2 11 (8.73%) Sun Certification
2 11 (8.73%) OCPJP
2 11 (8.73%) OCMJD
3 1 (0.79%) OCPJWCD
3 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Xen
1 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 45 (35.71%) Oracle
2 11 (8.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.73%) Sun
3 7 (5.56%) Sybase
4 6 (4.76%) IBM
5 5 (3.97%) Pega
5 5 (3.97%) BEA
5 5 (3.97%) Vitria
6 4 (3.17%) Open Text
6 4 (3.17%) Intershop
7 3 (2.38%) Google
8 2 (1.59%) Zend
8 2 (1.59%) hybris
9 1 (0.79%) Twitter
9 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.79%) VMware
9 1 (0.79%) SAP
9 1 (0.79%) Adobe
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £750000 per annum + corporate benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: Dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago