The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 9 24 26
Rank change year-on-year +15 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Spring 21 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 15.33% 5.66% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 11.54% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 3
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £42,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,200 £49,500
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 Chester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 63 78 56
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 45.99% 49.06% 32.94%
Number of salaries quoted 57 65 37
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

Spring
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Spring in Chester

Spring
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Chester over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Spring in Chester

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Chester region with a requirement for Spring.

1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (59.46%) TDD
3 22 (59.46%) Hibernate
4 18 (48.65%) SQL
5 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
6 14 (37.84%) HTML
7 12 (32.43%) MVC
7 12 (32.43%) J2EE
7 12 (32.43%) Unit Testing
8 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
9 8 (21.62%) Oracle
9 8 (21.62%) JUnit
9 8 (21.62%) SOAP
10 7 (18.92%) Spring MVC
10 7 (18.92%) jQuery
10 7 (18.92%) Spring Integration
11 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
11 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (16.22%) iBATIS
11 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
12 5 (13.51%) JDBC
12 5 (13.51%) Web Services
12 5 (13.51%) JSON
12 5 (13.51%) Maven
12 5 (13.51%) IT Strategy
12 5 (13.51%) REST
13 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
13 4 (10.81%) JIRA
13 4 (10.81%) Git (software)

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (5.41%) Apache
1 2 (5.41%) GlassFish
1 2 (5.41%) JBoss
1 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.41%) MySQL
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.70%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) JUnit
2 5 (13.51%) Maven
3 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
3 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.81%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Developer
1 35 (94.59%) Java Developer
2 9 (24.32%) J2EE Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Angular Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Junior
5 1 (2.70%) Junior Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) Hibernate
2 14 (37.84%) HTML
3 12 (32.43%) J2EE
4 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
5 8 (21.62%) SOAP
6 7 (18.92%) jQuery
6 7 (18.92%) Spring Integration
6 7 (18.92%) Spring MVC
7 6 (16.22%) iBATIS
8 5 (13.51%) JDBC
8 5 (13.51%) JSON
8 5 (13.51%) REST
8 5 (13.51%) Web Services
9 4 (10.81%) JSP
10 3 (8.11%) Struts
11 2 (5.41%) Guava
11 2 (5.41%) JAX-RS
11 2 (5.41%) JPA
11 2 (5.41%) JSTL
12 1 (2.70%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (59.46%) TDD
3 12 (32.43%) MVC
3 12 (32.43%) Unit Testing
4 5 (13.51%) IT Strategy
5 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.11%) BDD
6 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.11%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 2 (5.41%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
7 2 (5.41%) OO
7 2 (5.41%) Open Source
7 2 (5.41%) RAD
7 2 (5.41%) RUP
7 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.41%) UML
7 2 (5.41%) Validation
7 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) hybris
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