The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 89 81 97
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Spring 2828 3583 3478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.11% 3.37% 3.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.94% 8.80% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2377 3037 2905
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
35610 40712 42399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.21% 38.33% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 30761 34923 36449
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,459 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Spring as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -11 2619 £55,000 +10.00% 400
London -14 1100 £62,500 +4.16% 184
South East -10 481 £50,000 +5.26% 51
South West +24 279 £50,000 +20.48% 49
North West -5 235 £47,500 +11.76% 37
East of England +8 225 £50,000 +8.69% 26
Manchester +3 170 £50,000 +11.11% 27
City of London -25 140 £67,500 +12.50% 33
Yorkshire -66 99 £47,750 +6.11% 26
West Midlands -31 96 £50,000 +5.26% 14
East Midlands +6 95 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Buckinghamshire -13 95 £45,000 - 13
Scotland -6 94 £48,500 +7.77% 20
Gloucestershire +34 93 £52,500 -4.54% 15
Bristol +11 90 £47,500 +14.45% 13
Hertfordshire +7 88 £60,000 +20.00% 8
Hampshire -12 82 £55,000 +12.24% 4
Wales +3 71 £47,500 +25.00% 6
Surrey +23 70 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Milton Keynes -1 70 £47,500 +9.19% 10
West Yorkshire -66 67 £47,500 +5.55% 17
Cambridgeshire +30 63 £45,000 +9.09% 9
Berkshire +18 63 £50,000 -20.00% 7
South Wales -2 62 £42,500 +11.84% 4
Oxfordshire -1 61 £55,000 -5.17% 15
Cardiff +3 54 £41,250 +8.55% 3
Leeds -66 54 £47,500 +5.55% 14
Northamptonshire -2 52 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Northampton +7 50 £55,000 +19.56% 1
Somerset +8 47 £55,000 +30.95% 4

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 with a requirement for Spring.

1 5526 (98.17%) Java
2 3733 (66.32%) Agile Software Development
3 2627 (46.67%) Hibernate
4 2152 (38.23%) JavaScript
5 2002 (35.57%) SQL
6 2001 (35.55%) TDD
7 1774 (31.52%) HTML
8 1569 (27.87%) Web Services
9 1532 (27.22%) Scrum
10 1505 (26.74%) J2EE
11 1372 (24.37%) REST
12 1356 (24.09%) Maven
13 1256 (22.31%) CSS
14 1211 (21.51%) MVC
15 1187 (21.09%) Software Engineering
16 1165 (20.70%) Oracle
17 1130 (20.07%) JUnit
18 1112 (19.75%) Finance
19 1085 (19.28%) Linux
20 1028 (18.26%) XML
21 1009 (17.93%) Git (software)
22 999 (17.75%) AngularJS
23 996 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
24 991 (17.61%) NoSQL
25 982 (17.45%) OO
26 970 (17.23%) Jenkins
27 910 (16.17%) RESTful
28 887 (15.76%) SOAP
29 877 (15.58%) MySQL
30 858 (15.24%) Tomcat

Spring
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 858 (15.24%) Tomcat
2 592 (10.52%) JBoss
3 379 (6.73%) Apache
4 326 (5.79%) WebLogic
5 324 (5.76%) WebSphere
6 275 (4.89%) Elasticsearch
7 157 (2.79%) Mule
8 151 (2.68%) Apache Spark
9 148 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 137 (2.43%) CMS
11 130 (2.31%) Confluence
12 126 (2.24%) Apache Solr
13 114 (2.03%) Mule ESB
14 105 (1.87%) GlassFish
15 86 (1.53%) Alfresco
15 86 (1.53%) Jetty
16 71 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
17 60 (1.07%) Apache Pig
18 57 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 50 (0.89%) WildFly
Applications
1 22 (0.39%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.14%) MS Office
3 5 (0.089%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.089%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.036%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.036%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 84 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 69 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
3 16 (0.28%) Magento
4 13 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
5 10 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
5 10 (0.18%) Sentinel
6 9 (0.16%) BASE24
7 6 (0.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 4 (0.071%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.053%) Eagle PACE
9 3 (0.053%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.053%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.053%) SAP hybris
9 3 (0.053%) Unit4 Business World
10 2 (0.036%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.018%) Adobe Campaign
11 1 (0.018%) Apache OFBiz
11 1 (0.018%) Misys Midas
11 1 (0.018%) Oracle CRM
11 1 (0.018%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 498 (8.85%) Amazon AWS
2 248 (4.41%) SaaS
3 98 (1.74%) GitHub
4 89 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
5 77 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
6 75 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
7 47 (0.83%) PaaS
8 41 (0.73%) IaaS
9 13 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
10 11 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 10 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
11 10 (0.18%) CloudFront
12 8 (0.14%) Google App Engine
13 6 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
14 4 (0.071%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.071%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 3 (0.053%) Bluemix
15 3 (0.053%) SoftLayer
15 3 (0.053%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 174 (3.09%) Internet
2 131 (2.33%) HTTP
3 80 (1.42%) TCP/IP
4 47 (0.83%) SSL
5 31 (0.55%) LDAP
6 27 (0.48%) HTTPS
7 21 (0.37%) DNS
8 17 (0.30%) FTP
9 14 (0.25%) Intranet
10 12 (0.21%) SNMP
11 11 (0.20%) Firewall
12 10 (0.18%) VPN
13 8 (0.14%) ATM
13 8 (0.14%) SMPP
14 7 (0.12%) AMQP
15 6 (0.11%) Network Security
15 6 (0.11%) Wireless
16 4 (0.071%) Skype
17 3 (0.053%) WAN
17 3 (0.053%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 991 (17.61%) NoSQL
2 877 (15.58%) MySQL
3 836 (14.85%) MongoDB
4 527 (9.36%) Relational Database
5 512 (9.10%) Big Data
6 378 (6.72%) Apache Cassandra
7 361 (6.41%) SQL Server
8 357 (6.34%) Hadoop
9 274 (4.87%) PostgreSQL
10 259 (4.60%) RDBMS
11 249 (4.42%) Oracle Database
12 168 (2.98%) Neo4j
13 136 (2.42%) Redis
14 102 (1.81%) Apache Hive
15 100 (1.78%) DB2
16 96 (1.71%) Hazelcast
17 64 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
18 61 (1.08%) HBase
19 58 (1.03%) CouchDB
20 55 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1356 (24.09%) Maven
2 1130 (20.07%) JUnit
3 1009 (17.93%) Git (software)
4 970 (17.23%) Jenkins
5 564 (10.02%) Subversion
6 491 (8.72%) Gradle
7 389 (6.91%) Ant
8 384 (6.82%) Eclipse
9 375 (6.66%) Cucumber
10 345 (6.13%) JIRA
11 337 (5.99%) Mockito
12 308 (5.47%) Selenium
13 191 (3.39%) IntelliJ
14 189 (3.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 121 (2.15%) TestNG
16 96 (1.71%) Hudson
17 85 (1.51%) TeamCity
18 83 (1.47%) EasyMock
19 75 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
20 74 (1.31%) jMock
General
1 1112 (19.75%) Finance
2 443 (7.87%) Banking
3 318 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 315 (5.60%) Games
5 256 (4.55%) Retail
6 156 (2.77%) Marketing
7 113 (2.01%) Manufacturing
8 110 (1.95%) Advertising
9 100 (1.78%) Front Office
10 88 (1.56%) Investment Banking
11 85 (1.51%) Electronics
12 65 (1.15%) Publishing
13 52 (0.92%) Back Office
14 47 (0.83%) Law
15 40 (0.71%) Financial Institution
16 37 (0.66%) Automotive
17 30 (0.53%) Military
18 25 (0.44%) Legal
19 17 (0.30%) Aerospace
19 17 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4433 (78.75%) Developer
2 4076 (72.41%) Java Developer
3 1374 (24.41%) Senior Developer
4 1338 (23.77%) Senior Java Developer
5 453 (8.05%) Java Engineer
6 435 (7.73%) Software Engineer
7 332 (5.90%) Java Software Developer
8 319 (5.67%) Software Developer
9 313 (5.56%) Agile Developer
10 310 (5.51%) Lead Developer
11 308 (5.47%) Architect
12 306 (5.44%) Agile Java Developer
13 290 (5.15%) Java Software Engineer
14 229 (4.07%) J2EE Developer
15 227 (4.03%) JavaScript Developer
16 222 (3.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 212 (3.77%) Lead Java Developer
18 170 (3.02%) Scala Developer
19 159 (2.82%) Java Architect
20 157 (2.79%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2627 (46.67%) Hibernate
2 1774 (31.52%) HTML
3 1569 (27.87%) Web Services
4 1505 (26.74%) J2EE
5 1372 (24.37%) REST
6 1256 (22.31%) CSS
7 1028 (18.26%) XML
8 999 (17.75%) AngularJS
9 910 (16.17%) RESTful
10 887 (15.76%) SOAP
11 844 (14.99%) Java EE
12 785 (13.95%) Spring MVC
13 728 (12.93%) jQuery
14 687 (12.20%) HTML5
15 663 (11.78%) JSON
16 640 (11.37%) JMS
17 593 (10.53%) JSP
18 537 (9.54%) JPA
19 486 (8.63%) Node.js
20 476 (8.46%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 499 (8.86%) Computer Science
2 292 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
3 259 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 154 (2.74%) Fintech
5 128 (2.27%) User Experience
6 110 (1.95%) Mathematics
7 109 (1.94%) Algorithms
7 109 (1.94%) Mobile App
8 105 (1.87%) Visualisation
9 88 (1.56%) Online Games
10 86 (1.53%) iPad
11 62 (1.10%) PKI
12 61 (1.08%) Data Structures
13 59 (1.05%) Derivative
14 53 (0.94%) Client/Server
15 49 (0.87%) Social Media
16 48 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 47 (0.83%) Virtual Team
18 46 (0.82%) Artificial Intelligence
18 46 (0.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1085 (19.28%) Linux
2 482 (8.56%) Unix
3 231 (4.10%) Android
4 156 (2.77%) Apple iOS
5 151 (2.68%) Windows
6 47 (0.83%) Ubuntu
7 30 (0.53%) Solaris
8 22 (0.39%) CentOS
9 17 (0.30%) Mac OS X
9 17 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (0.28%) Windows Phone
11 9 (0.16%) Windows Server
12 7 (0.12%) HPUX
13 4 (0.071%) VMS
14 3 (0.053%) Fedora
14 3 (0.053%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.036%) openSUSE
15 2 (0.036%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.036%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.036%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3733 (66.32%) Agile Software Development
2 2001 (35.55%) TDD
3 1532 (27.22%) Scrum
4 1211 (21.51%) MVC
5 1187 (21.09%) Software Engineering
6 996 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
7 982 (17.45%) OO
8 829 (14.73%) BDD
9 651 (11.57%) Open Source
10 643 (11.42%) Microservices
11 543 (9.65%) SOA
12 527 (9.36%) E-Commerce
13 505 (8.97%) Web Development
14 500 (8.88%) SDLC
15 490 (8.70%) Mentoring
16 449 (7.98%) Unit Testing
17 434 (7.71%) Kanban
18 422 (7.50%) DevOps
19 418 (7.43%) Multithreading
20 337 (5.99%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5526 (98.17%) Java
2 2152 (38.23%) JavaScript
3 2002 (35.57%) SQL
4 719 (12.77%) Scala
5 513 (9.11%) Python
6 383 (6.80%) Groovy
7 261 (4.64%) PL/SQL
8 257 (4.57%) Ruby
9 250 (4.44%) C#
10 212 (3.77%) C++
11 179 (3.18%) PHP
12 168 (2.98%) C
13 144 (2.56%) Shell Script
14 123 (2.19%) Perl
15 90 (1.60%) Clojure
16 87 (1.55%) Bash Shell
17 54 (0.96%) Objective-C
18 53 (0.94%) Go
19 29 (0.52%) T-SQL
20 28 (0.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 749 (13.31%) Degree
2 253 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 137 (2.43%) SC Cleared
4 127 (2.26%) DV Cleared
5 30 (0.53%) Sun Certification
6 28 (0.50%) PhD
7 21 (0.37%) HND
8 15 (0.27%) ISEB
8 15 (0.27%) ISTQB
9 14 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (0.11%) DBS Check
11 5 (0.089%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.071%) OCPJP
13 3 (0.053%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.053%) OCP
14 2 (0.036%) OCPJWCD
15 1 (0.018%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 1 (0.018%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.018%) MBA
15 1 (0.018%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 245 (4.35%) QA
2 37 (0.66%) SLA
3 15 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.21%) SDET
5 8 (0.14%) ISO 8583
6 6 (0.11%) WCAG
7 5 (0.089%) HL7
8 4 (0.071%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.071%) EMIR
8 4 (0.071%) GAAP
8 4 (0.071%) MiFID
9 3 (0.053%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (0.053%) Section 508
10 2 (0.036%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.036%) FATCA
10 2 (0.036%) ISO20022
11 1 (0.018%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.018%) DICOM
11 1 (0.018%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.018%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 351 (6.24%) Docker
2 69 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 41 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 37 (0.66%) HDFS
6 23 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
7 16 (0.28%) Active Directory
8 13 (0.23%) vSphere
9 4 (0.071%) Varnish
9 4 (0.071%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.053%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.036%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.018%) Ceph
12 1 (0.018%) Cronacle
12 1 (0.018%) KVM
12 1 (0.018%) Xen
12 1 (0.018%) zsh
Systems Management
1 104 (1.85%) Puppet
2 61 (1.08%) Ansible
3 50 (0.89%) Kubernetes
4 42 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (0.55%) Terraform
6 27 (0.48%) Control-M
7 23 (0.41%) Packer
8 19 (0.34%) Grafana
9 17 (0.30%) Kibana
9 17 (0.30%) logstash
10 15 (0.27%) Graphite
11 11 (0.20%) Salt
12 10 (0.18%) Capistrano
13 8 (0.14%) Nagios
13 8 (0.14%) yum
14 7 (0.12%) AirWatch
14 7 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
14 7 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
15 6 (0.11%) Tivoli
15 6 (0.11%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 1165 (20.70%) Oracle
2 163 (2.90%) hybris
3 133 (2.36%) IBM
4 115 (2.04%) Atlassian
5 106 (1.88%) Google
6 105 (1.87%) SAP
7 81 (1.44%) MuleSoft
8 76 (1.35%) Sybase
9 70 (1.24%) VMware
10 63 (1.12%) Adobe
11 53 (0.94%) Microsoft
12 50 (0.89%) Apple
13 43 (0.76%) Red Hat
14 42 (0.75%) ATG
15 40 (0.71%) Talend
16 39 (0.69%) Sun
17 36 (0.64%) Splunk
18 30 (0.53%) Endeca
19 23 (0.41%) Facebook
20 22 (0.39%) Solace
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pens, Health etc
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extremely generous pension + 27 holidays
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + flexible hours and flexi benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Long holidays, great pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chesham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 2-3 days remote work
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Miro consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Extremely generous pension + 27 holidays
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens & bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£65,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago