The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 90 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Spring 3222 3620 3571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.05% 3.48% 3.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.22% 8.49% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2687 2942 3128
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,700 £33,027
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39174 42648 45879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.09% 41.03% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33811 35710 40844
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Spring
Salary Trend

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

Spring Salary Trend in the UK

Spring
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spring over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 within the UK.

Spring Salary Histogram in the UK

Spring
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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
England -11 2990 £52,500 +5.00% 464
London -7 1595 £57,500 - 204
South East -12 576 £47,500 -5.00% 91
City of London -11 358 £60,000 - 69
South West -8 234 £40,000 +6.66% 42
East of England +36 193 £45,000 +3.44% 38
Yorkshire -35 184 £43,000 +14.66% 26
Berkshire -3 156 £55,000 - 34
West Yorkshire -14 150 £45,000 +20.00% 18
Scotland -8 137 £45,000 +12.50% 25
Bristol +21 133 £37,500 -11.76% 13
Leeds -7 128 £50,000 +25.00% 14
Surrey -43 110 £50,000 - 17
North West -76 107 £42,500 +13.33% 39
Hertfordshire +30 97 £50,000 +11.11% 16
Hampshire -13 93 £42,500 -19.04% 13
Glasgow -3 86 £42,500 +6.25% 11
West Midlands -35 67 £45,000 +1.12% 8
Manchester -47 66 £42,500 +10.38% 23
East Sussex +27 57 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Reading +29 54 £60,000 +20.00% 12
West Sussex -24 52 £40,000 - 7
Kent +42 50 £50,000 +45.98% 6
Wales -12 50 £35,000 -26.31% 15
Brighton +23 47 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Newbury +9 44 £55,000 +22.22% 6
South Wales -15 44 £35,000 -26.31% 15
Cardiff -9 42 £35,000 -30.00% 13
Cambridgeshire +26 39 £42,500 - 11
Crawley -17 39 £40,000 -11.11% 3

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 6487 (98.05%) Java
2 3446 (52.09%) Agile Software Development
3 3415 (51.62%) Hibernate
4 2526 (38.18%) SQL
5 2379 (35.96%) JavaScript
6 2293 (34.66%) J2EE
7 2132 (32.22%) HTML
8 2016 (30.47%) TDD
9 1925 (29.10%) Oracle
10 1702 (25.73%) XML
11 1683 (25.44%) Web Services
12 1574 (23.79%) Maven
13 1552 (23.46%) CSS
14 1488 (22.49%) MVC
15 1451 (21.93%) Linux
16 1401 (21.18%) Finance
17 1345 (20.33%) Tomcat
18 1338 (20.22%) Scrum
19 1273 (19.24%) Degree
20 1195 (18.06%) JUnit
21 1132 (17.11%) Software Engineering
22 1124 (16.99%) OO
23 1078 (16.29%) E-Commerce
24 1034 (15.63%) MySQL
25 976 (14.75%) Spring MVC
26 971 (14.68%) JSP
27 965 (14.59%) jQuery
28 879 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
29 858 (12.97%) Java EE
30 833 (12.59%) SOAP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 1345 (20.33%) Tomcat
2 737 (11.14%) Apache
3 635 (9.60%) JBoss
4 576 (8.71%) WebLogic
5 467 (7.06%) WebSphere
6 274 (4.14%) Apache Solr
7 207 (3.13%) CMS
8 177 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
9 166 (2.51%) Node.js
10 118 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
11 104 (1.57%) Mule
12 103 (1.56%) GlassFish
13 100 (1.51%) Oracle Service Bus
14 88 (1.33%) Confluence
14 88 (1.33%) Jetty
15 84 (1.27%) Adobe CQ
16 83 (1.25%) Apache ServiceMix
17 73 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
18 70 (1.06%) Drupal
19 69 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 102 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.26%) MS Office
3 11 (0.17%) Weka
4 10 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.060%) MS Project
6 3 (0.045%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.030%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.030%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.015%) SPSS
8 1 (0.015%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 31 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
2 27 (0.41%) Magento
3 21 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
4 17 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.11%) Staffware
6 5 (0.076%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.060%) Enfinity
7 4 (0.060%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.060%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.060%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.060%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.045%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.045%) Summit
8 3 (0.045%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.015%) Tridion
9 1 (0.015%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.015%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.015%) AWD
9 1 (0.015%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 145 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
2 132 (2.00%) SaaS
3 53 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
4 37 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 35 (0.53%) GitHub
6 21 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (0.30%) PaaS
8 12 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.11%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.045%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.045%) IaaS
11 2 (0.030%) Heroku
11 2 (0.030%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.030%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.030%) ElastiCache
11 2 (0.030%) Taleo
12 1 (0.015%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.015%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 320 (4.84%) HTTP
2 253 (3.82%) Internet
3 43 (0.65%) SAN
4 38 (0.57%) SSL
5 36 (0.54%) LDAP
6 27 (0.41%) DNS
7 24 (0.36%) TCP/IP
8 20 (0.30%) IPv4
9 17 (0.26%) Firewall
10 14 (0.21%) AMQP
11 11 (0.17%) Intranet
12 9 (0.14%) SNMP
13 6 (0.091%) VoIP
14 5 (0.076%) IP Telephony
14 5 (0.076%) Wireshark
15 4 (0.060%) tcpdump
15 4 (0.060%) PuTTY
15 4 (0.060%) WinSCP
15 4 (0.060%) DHCP
16 2 (0.030%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1034 (15.63%) MySQL
2 741 (11.20%) Relational Database
3 724 (10.94%) NoSQL
4 642 (9.70%) SQL Server
5 461 (6.97%) MongoDB
6 431 (6.51%) RDBMS
7 407 (6.15%) Big Data
8 240 (3.63%) Oracle Database
9 237 (3.58%) Hadoop
10 208 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
11 145 (2.19%) DB2
12 122 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
13 83 (1.25%) Redis
14 64 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
15 57 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
15 57 (0.86%) Hazelcast
16 50 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
17 47 (0.71%) Apache Hive
18 45 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
19 44 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1574 (23.79%) Maven
2 1195 (18.06%) JUnit
3 820 (12.39%) Subversion
4 773 (11.68%) Eclipse
5 744 (11.25%) Git (software)
6 598 (9.04%) Jenkins
7 499 (7.54%) Ant
8 349 (5.28%) JIRA
9 344 (5.20%) Selenium
10 289 (4.37%) Mockito
11 255 (3.85%) Hudson
12 178 (2.69%) Cucumber
13 99 (1.50%) Gradle
14 85 (1.28%) TestNG
15 74 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
16 68 (1.03%) NetBeans
17 67 (1.01%) jMock
18 51 (0.77%) Apache Ivy
18 51 (0.77%) TeamCity
18 51 (0.77%) DbUnit
General
1 1401 (21.18%) Finance
2 595 (8.99%) Banking
3 318 (4.81%) Retail
4 304 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 296 (4.47%) Games
6 216 (3.26%) Investment Banking
7 185 (2.80%) Front Office
8 155 (2.34%) Marketing
9 114 (1.72%) Advertising
10 97 (1.47%) Publishing
11 77 (1.16%) Back Office
12 71 (1.07%) Legal
13 58 (0.88%) Financial Institution
14 54 (0.82%) Online Betting
15 50 (0.76%) French Language
16 42 (0.63%) Manufacturing
17 37 (0.56%) Automotive
18 29 (0.44%) Law
19 23 (0.35%) Aerospace
20 19 (0.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5021 (75.89%) Developer
2 4362 (65.93%) Java Developer
3 1196 (18.08%) Senior Developer
4 1041 (15.73%) Senior Java Developer
5 546 (8.25%) Architect
6 499 (7.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 464 (7.01%) Software Engineer
8 254 (3.84%) Java Software Engineer
9 224 (3.39%) Web Developer
10 217 (3.28%) Java Architect
11 211 (3.19%) Software Developer
12 192 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
13 180 (2.72%) Analyst
13 180 (2.72%) J2EE Developer
14 161 (2.43%) Programmer
15 157 (2.37%) Consultant
16 142 (2.15%) Technical Leader
17 137 (2.07%) Lead Developer
18 134 (2.03%) Java Web Developer
19 124 (1.87%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3415 (51.62%) Hibernate
2 2293 (34.66%) J2EE
3 2132 (32.22%) HTML
4 1702 (25.73%) XML
5 1683 (25.44%) Web Services
6 1552 (23.46%) CSS
7 976 (14.75%) Spring MVC
8 971 (14.68%) JSP
9 965 (14.59%) jQuery
10 858 (12.97%) Java EE
11 833 (12.59%) SOAP
12 790 (11.94%) Struts
13 690 (10.43%) HTML5
14 689 (10.41%) JMS
15 658 (9.95%) REST
16 628 (9.49%) RESTful
17 603 (9.11%) Ajax
18 562 (8.49%) JDBC
19 520 (7.86%) JSON
20 471 (7.12%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 745 (11.26%) Computer Science
2 684 (10.34%) Open Source
3 386 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
4 257 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
5 199 (3.01%) Client/Server
5 199 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 173 (2.61%) Mathematics
7 141 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 141 (2.13%) User Experience
8 125 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 118 (1.78%) N-Tier
10 107 (1.62%) Algorithms
11 102 (1.54%) Derivative
12 97 (1.47%) Fixed Income
13 82 (1.24%) Data Structures
14 71 (1.07%) RIA
14 71 (1.07%) iPad
15 64 (0.97%) Equities
16 63 (0.95%) Online Games
17 61 (0.92%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1451 (21.93%) Linux
2 785 (11.87%) UNIX
3 253 (3.82%) Windows
4 198 (2.99%) Android
5 131 (1.98%) Apple iOS
6 91 (1.38%) Solaris
7 52 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (0.44%) HPUX
9 28 (0.42%) Mac OS X
10 21 (0.32%) AIX
11 19 (0.29%) CentOS
12 11 (0.17%) Ubuntu
12 11 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
13 10 (0.15%) Debian
14 9 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (0.091%) Fedora
16 5 (0.076%) Windows CE
16 5 (0.076%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.076%) openSUSE
17 3 (0.045%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3446 (52.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2016 (30.47%) TDD
3 1488 (22.49%) MVC
4 1338 (20.22%) Scrum
5 1132 (17.11%) Software Engineering
6 1124 (16.99%) OO
7 1078 (16.29%) E-Commerce
8 879 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
9 732 (11.06%) Multithreading
10 672 (10.16%) BDD
11 613 (9.27%) SOA
12 549 (8.30%) Unit Testing
13 479 (7.24%) Mentoring
14 422 (6.38%) OOD
15 407 (6.15%) UML
16 387 (5.85%) Web Development
17 334 (5.05%) Pair Programming
18 278 (4.20%) OOP
19 216 (3.26%) Kanban
20 185 (2.80%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6487 (98.05%) Java
2 2526 (38.18%) SQL
3 2379 (35.96%) JavaScript
4 362 (5.47%) C#
5 343 (5.18%) PL/SQL
6 305 (4.61%) Scala
7 287 (4.34%) C++
8 267 (4.04%) PHP
9 266 (4.02%) Groovy
10 236 (3.57%) Python
11 181 (2.74%) Ruby
12 169 (2.55%) C
13 158 (2.39%) Perl
14 139 (2.10%) Shell Script
15 135 (2.04%) XPath
16 104 (1.57%) VB
17 84 (1.27%) Bash Shell
18 66 (1.00%) XQuery
19 64 (0.97%) VB6
20 52 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1273 (19.24%) Degree
2 153 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 105 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 90 (1.36%) Sun Certification
5 60 (0.91%) OCPJP
6 35 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
7 31 (0.47%) PhD
8 29 (0.44%) OCMJD
9 20 (0.30%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.076%) CSSLP
11 4 (0.060%) GIAC
11 4 (0.060%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.045%) Postgraduate
12 3 (0.045%) ISEB
12 3 (0.045%) IBM WebSphere Certification
12 3 (0.045%) OCPJWCD
13 2 (0.030%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.030%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.015%) HND
14 1 (0.015%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 264 (3.99%) QA
2 37 (0.56%) SLA
3 35 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 28 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.21%) ISO 8583
6 11 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.091%) EMIR
7 6 (0.091%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.060%) HL7
9 3 (0.045%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.045%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.045%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.015%) GCP
System Software
1 43 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (0.23%) Varnish
3 14 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
4 12 (0.18%) Docker
4 12 (0.18%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 9 (0.14%) HDFS
6 9 (0.14%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.060%) KVM
8 3 (0.045%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.030%) Platform Symphony
9 2 (0.030%) Squid
10 1 (0.015%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 98 (1.48%) Puppet
2 78 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (0.44%) Kibana
3 29 (0.44%) StatsD
3 29 (0.44%) logstash
4 12 (0.18%) yum
5 11 (0.17%) Vagrant
5 11 (0.17%) Capistrano
6 10 (0.15%) Ansible
7 7 (0.11%) Oozie
8 5 (0.076%) Nagios
8 5 (0.076%) Salt
9 3 (0.045%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.045%) Zenoss
9 3 (0.045%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.030%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.030%) CA LISA
10 2 (0.030%) Hyperic
10 2 (0.030%) Cisco IPCC
10 2 (0.030%) MOM
Vendors
1 1925 (29.10%) Oracle
2 291 (4.40%) hybris
3 278 (4.20%) IBM
4 218 (3.30%) Microsoft
5 180 (2.72%) Sybase
6 167 (2.52%) TIBCO
7 143 (2.16%) Google
8 104 (1.57%) Sun
9 96 (1.45%) Endeca
10 94 (1.42%) Adobe
11 77 (1.16%) ATG
12 71 (1.07%) SAP
13 52 (0.79%) Red Hat
14 51 (0.77%) BEA
15 49 (0.74%) VMware
16 48 (0.73%) Twitter
16 48 (0.73%) Zend
17 44 (0.67%) Demandware
18 38 (0.57%) Terracotta
19 35 (0.53%) Intershop
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Step Ahead Recruitment
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens - bonus, flex hours, pens
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + be - pens, health, training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens - Health, Pension & More
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Zetman
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Pension + Medical Care
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Zetman
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago