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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 85 84 89
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Spring 3391 3847 3353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.17% 3.28% 3.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.39% 8.21% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2858 3168 2936
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £41,931
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +1.35%

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
40417 46852 44018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.83% 39.90% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34526 40022 38253
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -3 3114 £52,500 +5.00% 457
London +13 1610 £57,500 - 229
South East +1 610 £50,000 +11.11% 69
City of London +28 349 £60,000 - 61
South West -8 274 £40,000 - 37
East of England +44 239 £46,000 +4.54% 23
Scotland +5 181 £45,000 +5.88% 20
Surrey -14 145 £55,000 +22.22% 19
Berkshire +28 129 £55,000 +15.78% 11
Yorkshire -81 120 £42,500 +6.25% 24
North West -30 116 £40,000 - 47
Hertfordshire 0 106 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Glasgow -4 90 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Bristol -8 88 £37,500 -11.76% 17
Hampshire +17 83 £35,000 -23.91% 9
West Yorkshire -60 83 £50,000 +17.64% 17
Manchester -17 81 £40,000 - 27
Leeds -45 78 £50,000 +11.11% 12
West Midlands -15 75 £47,500 -5.00% 15
East Sussex +44 69 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Reading +21 65 £55,000 +10.00% 5
East Midlands +13 59 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Brighton +40 56 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Oxfordshire +28 56 £47,500 -13.63% 15
Gloucestershire -7 52 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Edinburgh +12 51 £40,000 -5.88% 6
West Sussex +6 47 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Buckinghamshire -50 45 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Devon +3 44 £36,000 +6.66% 5
Staines +19 41 £60,000 +50.00% 2

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6561 (98.40%) Java
2 3773 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
3 3476 (52.13%) Hibernate
4 2440 (36.59%) SQL
5 2352 (35.27%) JavaScript
6 2338 (35.06%) J2EE
7 2220 (33.29%) TDD
8 1969 (29.53%) HTML
9 1882 (28.22%) Web Services
10 1808 (27.11%) Oracle
11 1595 (23.92%) Maven
12 1567 (23.50%) XML
13 1533 (22.99%) MVC
14 1515 (22.72%) Linux
15 1507 (22.60%) Finance
16 1471 (22.06%) CSS
17 1468 (22.02%) Scrum
18 1377 (20.65%) Tomcat
19 1285 (19.27%) Software Engineering
20 1237 (18.55%) MySQL
21 1204 (18.06%) OO
22 1148 (17.22%) JUnit
23 1142 (17.13%) Degree
24 1032 (15.48%) E-Commerce
25 986 (14.79%) jQuery
26 980 (14.70%) Spring MVC
27 968 (14.52%) REST
28 939 (14.08%) Java EE
29 915 (13.72%) Git (software)
30 877 (13.15%) JSP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1377 (20.65%) Tomcat
2 756 (11.34%) JBoss
3 685 (10.27%) Apache
4 473 (7.09%) WebLogic
5 458 (6.87%) WebSphere
6 324 (4.86%) Apache Solr
7 280 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
8 232 (3.48%) Node.js
9 183 (2.74%) CMS
10 126 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
11 112 (1.68%) Mule
12 107 (1.60%) Jetty
13 93 (1.39%) GlassFish
14 84 (1.26%) Confluence
15 72 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 65 (0.97%) Liferay
17 63 (0.94%) MQSeries
18 59 (0.88%) Drupal
19 58 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
20 55 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 69 (1.03%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.25%) Photoshop
3 14 (0.21%) Mingle
4 5 (0.075%) MS Office
5 3 (0.045%) MS Project
6 2 (0.030%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.015%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.015%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
2 27 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 20 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (0.18%) Magento
5 11 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
6 9 (0.13%) Fredhopper
6 9 (0.13%) Staffware
7 6 (0.090%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.075%) Summit
9 4 (0.060%) Endur
9 4 (0.060%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.060%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (0.045%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.045%) BusinessWorks
11 1 (0.015%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 323 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 166 (2.49%) SaaS
3 102 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
4 47 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 33 (0.49%) PaaS
6 19 (0.28%) GitHub
7 17 (0.25%) IaaS
8 10 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 8 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (0.090%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.075%) OpenShift
11 5 (0.075%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.060%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.045%) Heroku
14 1 (0.015%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.015%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.015%) Boomi
14 1 (0.015%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 238 (3.57%) Internet
2 235 (3.52%) HTTP
3 47 (0.70%) SSL
4 41 (0.61%) LDAP
5 36 (0.54%) AMQP
6 34 (0.51%) TCP/IP
7 22 (0.33%) DNS
8 19 (0.28%) Broadband
9 16 (0.24%) Firewall
10 15 (0.22%) SAN
11 11 (0.16%) IPv4
11 11 (0.16%) FTP
12 10 (0.15%) SNMP
13 5 (0.075%) Intranet
14 4 (0.060%) DHCP
15 3 (0.045%) Kerberos
15 3 (0.045%) SMTP
15 3 (0.045%) HTTPS
16 2 (0.030%) IP Telephony
16 2 (0.030%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1237 (18.55%) MySQL
2 843 (12.64%) NoSQL
3 771 (11.56%) Relational Database
4 680 (10.20%) SQL Server
5 587 (8.80%) MongoDB
6 465 (6.97%) RDBMS
7 365 (5.47%) Big Data
8 306 (4.59%) Hadoop
9 279 (4.18%) PostgreSQL
10 270 (4.05%) Oracle Database
11 197 (2.95%) Apache Cassandra
12 125 (1.87%) DB2
13 121 (1.81%) Redis
14 90 (1.35%) MarkLogic
15 84 (1.26%) Riak
16 68 (1.02%) Apache Hive
17 62 (0.93%) Couchbase
18 55 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
19 54 (0.81%) Neo4j
20 51 (0.76%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1595 (23.92%) Maven
2 1148 (17.22%) JUnit
3 915 (13.72%) Git (software)
4 821 (12.31%) Eclipse
5 775 (11.62%) Subversion
6 550 (8.25%) Jenkins
7 479 (7.18%) Ant
8 294 (4.41%) JIRA
9 281 (4.21%) Selenium
10 277 (4.15%) Mockito
11 220 (3.30%) Cucumber
12 128 (1.92%) Gradle
13 123 (1.84%) Hudson
14 114 (1.71%) TestNG
15 109 (1.63%) jMock
16 93 (1.39%) JMeter
17 82 (1.23%) JBehave
18 71 (1.06%) IntelliJ
19 63 (0.94%) Spock
20 59 (0.88%) WebDriver
General
1 1507 (22.60%) Finance
2 488 (7.32%) Banking
3 444 (6.66%) Retail
4 306 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 265 (3.97%) Games
6 134 (2.01%) Marketing
7 124 (1.86%) Investment Banking
8 121 (1.81%) Advertising
9 117 (1.75%) Front Office
10 116 (1.74%) Publishing
11 95 (1.42%) Financial Institution
12 87 (1.30%) Legal
13 83 (1.24%) Back Office
14 73 (1.09%) Online Betting
15 72 (1.08%) Law
16 41 (0.61%) Manufacturing
16 41 (0.61%) French Language
17 29 (0.43%) Automotive
18 28 (0.42%) Military
19 27 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5119 (76.77%) Developer
2 4432 (66.47%) Java Developer
3 1384 (20.76%) Senior Developer
4 1212 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 522 (7.83%) Software Engineer
6 458 (6.87%) Architect
7 379 (5.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 292 (4.38%) Software Developer
9 262 (3.93%) Java Software Engineer
10 204 (3.06%) Lead Developer
11 182 (2.73%) Technical Leader
12 159 (2.38%) J2EE Developer
13 154 (2.31%) Programmer
14 144 (2.16%) Lead Java Developer
15 140 (2.10%) Team Leader
16 137 (2.05%) Solutions Architect
16 137 (2.05%) Analyst
17 136 (2.04%) Java Software Developer
18 134 (2.01%) Web Developer
19 133 (1.99%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3476 (52.13%) Hibernate
2 2338 (35.06%) J2EE
3 1969 (29.53%) HTML
4 1882 (28.22%) Web Services
5 1567 (23.50%) XML
6 1471 (22.06%) CSS
7 986 (14.79%) jQuery
8 980 (14.70%) Spring MVC
9 968 (14.52%) REST
10 939 (14.08%) Java EE
11 877 (13.15%) JSP
12 872 (13.08%) SOAP
12 872 (13.08%) Struts
13 722 (10.83%) RESTful
14 708 (10.62%) JSON
15 702 (10.53%) JMS
16 655 (9.82%) HTML5
17 556 (8.34%) Ajax
18 546 (8.19%) JDBC
19 533 (7.99%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 661 (9.91%) Open Source
2 612 (9.18%) Computer Science
3 469 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
4 281 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
5 210 (3.15%) Client/Server
6 168 (2.52%) Mobile App
7 139 (2.08%) Mathematics
8 128 (1.92%) User Experience
9 121 (1.81%) Algorithms
9 121 (1.81%) N-Tier
10 119 (1.78%) Data Structures
11 97 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 91 (1.36%) Inversion of Control
13 86 (1.29%) Management Information System
14 79 (1.18%) Online Games
15 74 (1.11%) Fixed Income
15 74 (1.11%) Digital Media
16 65 (0.97%) Derivative
17 63 (0.94%) Equities
18 60 (0.90%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 1515 (22.72%) Linux
2 791 (11.86%) UNIX
3 324 (4.86%) Windows
4 172 (2.58%) Android
5 141 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 50 (0.75%) Solaris
7 35 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (0.45%) Mac OS X
9 20 (0.30%) AIX
10 19 (0.28%) Ubuntu
11 18 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
12 17 (0.25%) CentOS
12 17 (0.25%) HPUX
13 12 (0.18%) openSUSE
14 7 (0.10%) zOS
15 4 (0.060%) Fedora
16 3 (0.045%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.045%) Windows 7
17 2 (0.030%) VMS
17 2 (0.030%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3773 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
2 2220 (33.29%) TDD
3 1533 (22.99%) MVC
4 1468 (22.02%) Scrum
5 1285 (19.27%) Software Engineering
6 1204 (18.06%) OO
7 1032 (15.48%) E-Commerce
8 866 (12.99%) Multithreading
9 831 (12.46%) Continuous Integration
10 712 (10.68%) BDD
11 564 (8.46%) SOA
12 512 (7.68%) Unit Testing
13 471 (7.06%) Mentoring
14 420 (6.30%) UML
15 410 (6.15%) OOD
16 324 (4.86%) Web Development
17 314 (4.71%) OOP
18 304 (4.56%) Pair Programming
19 230 (3.45%) Software Architecture
20 223 (3.34%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6561 (98.40%) Java
2 2440 (36.59%) SQL
3 2352 (35.27%) JavaScript
4 411 (6.16%) PL/SQL
5 394 (5.91%) Scala
6 343 (5.14%) C#
7 331 (4.96%) Python
8 323 (4.84%) Groovy
9 319 (4.78%) C++
10 244 (3.66%) PHP
11 242 (3.63%) Ruby
12 202 (3.03%) C
13 178 (2.67%) Perl
14 145 (2.17%) Shell Script
15 113 (1.69%) XPath
16 111 (1.66%) Bash Shell
17 90 (1.35%) XQuery
18 67 (1.00%) Clojure
19 63 (0.94%) AspectJ
20 43 (0.64%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1142 (17.13%) Degree
2 125 (1.87%) Security Cleared
3 74 (1.11%) SC Cleared
4 62 (0.93%) Sun Certification
5 46 (0.69%) OCPJP
6 41 (0.61%) DV Cleared
7 27 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
8 21 (0.31%) OCMJD
9 11 (0.16%) PhD
10 9 (0.13%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.10%) ISEB
12 5 (0.075%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.075%) CSSLP
13 4 (0.060%) PMP
13 4 (0.060%) OCPJWCD
14 3 (0.045%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.045%) Postgraduate
14 3 (0.045%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.030%) ITIL Certification
16 1 (0.015%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 280 (4.20%) QA
2 39 (0.58%) SLA
3 22 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 14 (0.21%) ISO 8583
5 13 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.075%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.060%) MiFID
8 3 (0.045%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.030%) GCP
9 2 (0.030%) EMIR
9 2 (0.030%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.015%) HL7
10 1 (0.015%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (0.79%) Docker
3 25 (0.37%) Hyper-V
4 19 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (0.16%) Varnish
6 7 (0.10%) VirtualBox
7 6 (0.090%) HDFS
8 4 (0.060%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.045%) Platform Symphony
9 3 (0.045%) vSphere
10 2 (0.030%) vCloud
11 1 (0.015%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.015%) GridGain
11 1 (0.015%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.015%) Squid
11 1 (0.015%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.015%) Firmware
11 1 (0.015%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 121 (1.81%) Puppet
2 90 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (0.34%) logstash
4 22 (0.33%) StatsD
4 22 (0.33%) Kibana
4 22 (0.33%) Vagrant
5 19 (0.28%) Ansible
6 16 (0.24%) Salt
7 10 (0.15%) TeamSite
8 8 (0.12%) Capistrano
8 8 (0.12%) Oozie
9 5 (0.075%) Mesos
10 4 (0.060%) Hadoop YARN
11 3 (0.045%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.045%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.045%) Nagios
12 2 (0.030%) CA Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.015%) Hyperic
13 1 (0.015%) Graphite
13 1 (0.015%) yum
Vendors
1 1808 (27.11%) Oracle
2 301 (4.51%) IBM
3 300 (4.50%) hybris
4 169 (2.53%) Microsoft
5 159 (2.38%) Sybase
6 153 (2.29%) TIBCO
7 112 (1.68%) Endeca
8 110 (1.65%) Google
9 102 (1.53%) ATG
10 89 (1.33%) Demandware
11 71 (1.06%) Sun
12 65 (0.97%) VMware
13 63 (0.94%) Adobe
14 61 (0.91%) Red Hat
15 56 (0.84%) Atlassian
16 55 (0.82%) Intershop
17 51 (0.76%) SAP
18 43 (0.64%) BEA
19 38 (0.57%) Terracotta
20 28 (0.42%) Sitecore
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £77,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stockton-on-tees, County Durham
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday