The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Spring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 78 113
Rank change year-on-year -15 +35  
Permanent jobs citing Spring 27 65 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.45% 2.71% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.39% 9.66% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 23 59 5
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% +26.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Spring is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 615 673 593
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 32.98% 28.08% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 547 602 541
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Spring as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Birmingham

Spring
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Spring in Birmingham

Spring
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Birmingham over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Spring in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Spring.

1 59 (96.72%) Java
2 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (47.54%) Hibernate
4 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
5 27 (44.26%) HTML
6 21 (34.43%) Maven
7 20 (32.79%) MVC
7 20 (32.79%) J2EE
7 20 (32.79%) CSS
8 19 (31.15%) SQL
9 18 (29.51%) Scrum
9 18 (29.51%) OO
9 18 (29.51%) TDD
9 18 (29.51%) RESTful
10 17 (27.87%) Git (software)
10 17 (27.87%) REST
10 17 (27.87%) Web Services
11 16 (26.23%) SOAP
11 16 (26.23%) JUnit
11 16 (26.23%) Mentoring
12 15 (24.59%) XML
12 15 (24.59%) E-Commerce
13 14 (22.95%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
14 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (21.31%) Kanban
15 11 (18.03%) JPA
15 11 (18.03%) jQuery
15 11 (18.03%) Finance
15 11 (18.03%) BDD

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.28%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.28%) JBoss
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) Mule
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.95%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (14.75%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) HTTP
2 1 (1.64%) LDAP
2 1 (1.64%) Skype
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.56%) MySQL
2 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.28%) DB2
3 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.64%) Big Data
4 1 (1.64%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (34.43%) Maven
2 17 (27.87%) Git (software)
3 16 (26.23%) JUnit
4 11 (18.03%) Jenkins
5 10 (16.39%) Mockito
6 9 (14.75%) DbUnit
6 9 (14.75%) jMock
6 9 (14.75%) SonarQube
7 5 (8.20%) Ant
7 5 (8.20%) Gradle
8 4 (6.56%) Subversion
9 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.64%) EasyMock
9 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.64%) JIRA
9 1 (1.64%) Log4j
9 1 (1.64%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.64%) Protractor
9 1 (1.64%) TestNG
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (96.72%) Developer
2 51 (83.61%) Java Developer
3 22 (36.07%) Senior Developer
3 22 (36.07%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Java Software Developer
4 6 (9.84%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Software Developer
5 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Java Team Leader
6 4 (6.56%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (3.28%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.64%) PHP Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Python Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Senior Applications Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (47.54%) Hibernate
2 27 (44.26%) HTML
3 20 (32.79%) CSS
3 20 (32.79%) J2EE
4 18 (29.51%) RESTful
5 17 (27.87%) REST
5 17 (27.87%) Web Services
6 16 (26.23%) SOAP
7 15 (24.59%) XML
8 11 (18.03%) JPA
8 11 (18.03%) jQuery
9 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
9 10 (16.39%) PowerMock
10 8 (13.11%) HTML5
10 8 (13.11%) jBPM
10 8 (13.11%) Spring MVC
11 7 (11.48%) Java EE
12 6 (9.84%) JMS
12 6 (9.84%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (8.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Fintech
2 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.92%) User Experience
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.64%) Social Media
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Linux
2 4 (6.56%) Android
3 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) MVC
3 18 (29.51%) OO
3 18 (29.51%) Scrum
3 18 (29.51%) TDD
4 16 (26.23%) Mentoring
5 15 (24.59%) E-Commerce
6 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (21.31%) Kanban
7 11 (18.03%) BDD
8 10 (16.39%) SDLC
9 9 (14.75%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 9 (14.75%) Web Development
10 8 (13.11%) SOA
11 6 (9.84%) Unit Testing
12 5 (8.20%) Mobile Development
12 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
12 5 (8.20%) UML
13 4 (6.56%) Android Development
13 4 (6.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 59 (96.72%) Java
2 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
3 19 (31.15%) SQL
4 7 (11.48%) PHP
5 3 (4.92%) C#
5 3 (4.92%) XPath
6 2 (3.28%) Python
6 2 (3.28%) Scala
7 1 (1.64%) Groovy
7 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
1 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.64%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (14.75%) vSphere
2 1 (1.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Oracle
1 9 (14.75%) VMware
2 2 (3.28%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.64%) Google
3 1 (1.64%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.64%) Sun
3 1 (1.64%) Sybase
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