The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
North West / Cheshire
Rank 48 72 98
Rank change year-on-year +24 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Spring 44 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.17% 2.31% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.59% 6.30% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 16
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -3.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £23,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £51,250
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 Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 459 476 590
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 43.47% 36.59% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 397 400 467
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Spring
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Spring in Cheshire

Spring
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Cheshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Spring in Cheshire

Spring
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +15 21 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Warrington +10 6 £43,250 +4.84%
Knutsford +3 5 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Crewe -11 2 £42,500 +80.85%
Ellesmere Port - 2 - -
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 63 (76.83%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (60.98%) Hibernate
4 40 (48.78%) TDD
5 35 (42.68%) JavaScript
6 32 (39.02%) HTML
7 28 (34.15%) Oracle
7 28 (34.15%) Git (software)
8 27 (32.93%) SQL
9 25 (30.49%) SOAP
10 23 (28.05%) J2EE
11 22 (26.83%) Web Services
11 22 (26.83%) Finance
12 21 (25.61%) MVC
13 17 (20.73%) AngularJS
14 15 (18.29%) REST
14 15 (18.29%) JSON
14 15 (18.29%) JUnit
15 14 (17.07%) Eclipse
15 14 (17.07%) Unit Testing
16 13 (15.85%) jQuery
16 13 (15.85%) Spring MVC
16 13 (15.85%) Maven
17 12 (14.63%) Tomcat
17 12 (14.63%) SDLC
18 11 (13.41%) Spring Integration
18 11 (13.41%) MongoDB
18 11 (13.41%) MySQL
18 11 (13.41%) XML
18 11 (13.41%) JSP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 12 (14.63%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.10%) JBoss
3 3 (3.66%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.66%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.44%) Apache
4 2 (2.44%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.22%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) HTTP
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
2 2 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) MongoDB
1 11 (13.41%) MySQL
2 8 (9.76%) NoSQL
2 8 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (7.32%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.88%) DB2
5 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.22%) Big Data
6 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (34.15%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.29%) JUnit
3 14 (17.07%) Eclipse
4 13 (15.85%) Maven
5 8 (9.76%) Jenkins
5 8 (9.76%) Subversion
6 7 (8.54%) JIRA
7 5 (6.10%) Gradle
8 4 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (4.88%) Bitbucket
8 4 (4.88%) Jasmine
8 4 (4.88%) Selenium
8 4 (4.88%) SonarQube
9 3 (3.66%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.44%) Ant
10 2 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (2.44%) Mockito
11 1 (1.22%) ClearCase
11 1 (1.22%) EasyMock
11 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (26.83%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Banking
3 3 (3.66%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (3.66%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Games
4 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (90.24%) Developer
2 73 (89.02%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.41%) J2EE Developer
3 11 (13.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (12.20%) Senior Developer
4 10 (12.20%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (6.10%) Software Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Mid-Level Java Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.44%) Junior
8 2 (2.44%) Junior Developer
8 2 (2.44%) Junior Java Developer
8 2 (2.44%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.22%) Analyst
9 1 (1.22%) Applications Support
9 1 (1.22%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (1.22%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (1.22%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (60.98%) Hibernate
2 32 (39.02%) HTML
3 25 (30.49%) SOAP
4 23 (28.05%) J2EE
5 22 (26.83%) Web Services
6 17 (20.73%) AngularJS
7 15 (18.29%) JSON
7 15 (18.29%) REST
8 13 (15.85%) jQuery
8 13 (15.85%) Spring MVC
9 11 (13.41%) JSP
9 11 (13.41%) Spring Integration
9 11 (13.41%) XML
10 10 (12.20%) CSS
11 9 (10.98%) Struts
12 7 (8.54%) JDBC
12 7 (8.54%) JPA
13 6 (7.32%) Backbone.js
13 6 (7.32%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (7.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.44%) RIA
4 2 (2.44%) User Experience
5 1 (1.22%) PMI
5 1 (1.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.76%) Linux
2 4 (4.88%) Mac OS
2 4 (4.88%) Windows
3 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (76.83%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (48.78%) TDD
3 21 (25.61%) MVC
4 14 (17.07%) Unit Testing
5 12 (14.63%) SDLC
6 11 (13.41%) Software Engineering
7 9 (10.98%) BDD
8 8 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (9.76%) OO
9 7 (8.54%) Automated Testing
9 7 (8.54%) Risk Management
9 7 (8.54%) Scrum
9 7 (8.54%) Waterfall
10 6 (7.32%) OOP
11 5 (6.10%) Issue Tracking
11 5 (6.10%) IT Strategy
11 5 (6.10%) Microservices
12 4 (4.88%) Coaching
12 4 (4.88%) Investment Management
12 4 (4.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (42.68%) JavaScript
3 27 (32.93%) SQL
4 10 (12.20%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.44%) Python
6 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 28 (34.15%) Oracle
2 6 (7.32%) Sybase
3 4 (4.88%) Sun
4 2 (2.44%) HP
4 2 (2.44%) hybris
4 2 (2.44%) IBM
4 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.22%) Cognizant
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