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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 85 88 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Spring 3505 3807 3352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.21% 3.18% 3.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.50% 8.12% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3005 3122 2932
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,861
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.52%

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
41216 46880 43943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.74% 39.10% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 35239 40112 38247
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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -1 3213 £52,500 +5.00% 466
London +8 1640 £60,000 +4.34% 214
South East -5 519 £50,000 +11.11% 61
City of London +6 323 £60,000 - 54
South West -19 280 £40,000 -5.88% 53
East of England +61 261 £48,000 +9.09% 41
Scotland +3 189 £45,000 +5.88% 20
Yorkshire -49 176 £45,000 +12.50% 25
North West -7 152 £40,000 - 44
West Yorkshire -30 136 £47,500 +11.76% 20
Surrey -29 130 £55,000 +22.22% 7
Hertfordshire +26 107 £55,000 +22.22% 8
Bristol -17 105 £40,000 -5.88% 19
Leeds -45 103 £47,500 +5.55% 18
West Midlands +13 99 £47,500 +5.55% 13
Glasgow -1 96 £55,000 +22.22% 12
Berkshire +10 95 £55,000 +15.78% 17
Manchester -1 92 £40,000 - 18
Hampshire +6 74 £32,500 -27.77% 12
Cambridgeshire +31 62 £47,500 +7.95% 16
East Midlands -1 59 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Oxfordshire +24 58 £47,500 -13.63% 11
Gloucestershire +10 54 £60,000 +71.42% 2
Cambridge +44 53 £47,000 +4.44% 13
Essex +37 52 £43,750 +2.94% 11
East Sussex +50 48 £60,750 +35.00% 6
Buckinghamshire -42 46 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Edinburgh -3 45 £41,500 +3.75% 4
Milton Keynes -39 41 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Reading +7 40 £55,000 +10.00% 9

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 6980 (98.50%) Java
2 4149 (58.55%) Agile Software Development
3 3709 (52.34%) Hibernate
4 2581 (36.42%) SQL
5 2479 (34.98%) JavaScript
6 2449 (34.56%) J2EE
7 2421 (34.17%) TDD
8 2090 (29.49%) Web Services
9 2052 (28.96%) HTML
10 1914 (27.01%) Oracle
11 1715 (24.20%) Maven
12 1685 (23.78%) XML
13 1638 (23.12%) Finance
14 1617 (22.82%) Scrum
15 1566 (22.10%) MVC
16 1559 (22.00%) Linux
17 1544 (21.79%) CSS
18 1437 (20.28%) Tomcat
19 1378 (19.45%) Software Engineering
20 1327 (18.73%) OO
21 1299 (18.33%) MySQL
22 1296 (18.29%) JUnit
23 1247 (17.60%) Degree
24 1138 (16.06%) REST
25 1080 (15.24%) jQuery
26 1054 (14.87%) Git (software)
27 1044 (14.73%) E-Commerce
28 1042 (14.71%) Java EE
29 1015 (14.32%) Spring MVC
30 925 (13.05%) Continuous Integration

Spring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 1437 (20.28%) Tomcat
2 813 (11.47%) JBoss
3 708 (9.99%) Apache
4 441 (6.22%) WebLogic
5 440 (6.21%) WebSphere
6 355 (5.01%) Apache Solr
7 292 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
8 247 (3.49%) Node.js
9 177 (2.50%) CMS
10 134 (1.89%) Mule
11 121 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
12 109 (1.54%) Jetty
13 97 (1.37%) GlassFish
13 97 (1.37%) Confluence
14 80 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 73 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
16 71 (1.00%) Liferay
17 66 (0.93%) Mule ESB
18 62 (0.87%) MQSeries
19 60 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 92 (1.30%) MS Excel
2 23 (0.32%) Photoshop
3 16 (0.23%) Mingle
4 8 (0.11%) MS Office
5 5 (0.071%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.028%) MS Project
7 1 (0.014%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 34 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 33 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
3 29 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
4 16 (0.23%) Magento
5 11 (0.16%) Fredhopper
5 11 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.099%) Summit
7 5 (0.071%) Endur
8 4 (0.056%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.056%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.056%) Staffware
9 3 (0.042%) PRMS
9 3 (0.042%) AquaLogic BPM
10 2 (0.028%) BusinessWorks
10 2 (0.028%) thinkFolio
10 2 (0.028%) LatentZero
11 1 (0.014%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.014%) Shopify
11 1 (0.014%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 405 (5.72%) Amazon AWS
2 184 (2.60%) SaaS
3 110 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
4 47 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 36 (0.51%) GitHub
6 31 (0.44%) PaaS
7 23 (0.32%) IaaS
8 11 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 10 (0.14%) OpenShift
9 10 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 9 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.085%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.056%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.042%) Heroku
14 2 (0.028%) Amazon S3
15 1 (0.014%) Google Apps
15 1 (0.014%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 1 (0.014%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 235 (3.32%) HTTP
2 217 (3.06%) Internet
3 51 (0.72%) LDAP
4 46 (0.65%) AMQP
5 43 (0.61%) SSL
6 38 (0.54%) TCP/IP
7 24 (0.34%) Broadband
8 19 (0.27%) DNS
9 15 (0.21%) SAN
10 12 (0.17%) FTP
11 9 (0.13%) SNMP
11 9 (0.13%) Network Security
11 9 (0.13%) Firewall
12 4 (0.056%) Intranet
12 4 (0.056%) IPv4
12 4 (0.056%) RFID
12 4 (0.056%) DHCP
13 3 (0.042%) SMTP
13 3 (0.042%) Kerberos
13 3 (0.042%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1299 (18.33%) MySQL
2 860 (12.14%) NoSQL
3 808 (11.40%) Relational Database
4 703 (9.92%) SQL Server
5 664 (9.37%) MongoDB
6 465 (6.56%) RDBMS
7 384 (5.42%) Big Data
8 331 (4.67%) Oracle Database
9 320 (4.52%) Hadoop
10 314 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
11 236 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
12 118 (1.67%) Redis
13 117 (1.65%) DB2
14 99 (1.40%) MarkLogic
15 98 (1.38%) Riak
16 92 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
17 84 (1.19%) Apache Hive
18 62 (0.87%) Hazelcast
19 56 (0.79%) Neo4j
20 53 (0.75%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1715 (24.20%) Maven
2 1296 (18.29%) JUnit
3 1054 (14.87%) Git (software)
4 849 (11.98%) Eclipse
5 801 (11.30%) Subversion
6 643 (9.07%) Jenkins
7 518 (7.31%) Ant
8 338 (4.77%) JIRA
9 329 (4.64%) Selenium
10 324 (4.57%) Mockito
11 284 (4.01%) Cucumber
12 154 (2.17%) Gradle
13 130 (1.83%) jMock
14 122 (1.72%) TestNG
15 119 (1.68%) Hudson
16 97 (1.37%) IntelliJ
16 97 (1.37%) JMeter
17 83 (1.17%) JBehave
18 72 (1.02%) WebDriver
19 69 (0.97%) Spock
General
1 1638 (23.12%) Finance
2 494 (6.97%) Banking
3 462 (6.52%) Retail
4 309 (4.36%) Telecoms
5 279 (3.94%) Games
6 142 (2.00%) Marketing
6 142 (2.00%) Front Office
7 138 (1.95%) Publishing
8 119 (1.68%) Advertising
9 108 (1.52%) Investment Banking
10 95 (1.34%) Financial Institution
11 91 (1.28%) Back Office
11 91 (1.28%) Legal
12 82 (1.16%) Law
13 66 (0.93%) Online Betting
14 48 (0.68%) Manufacturing
15 34 (0.48%) Electronics
16 32 (0.45%) French Language
16 32 (0.45%) Military
17 29 (0.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5488 (77.45%) Developer
2 4708 (66.44%) Java Developer
3 1485 (20.96%) Senior Developer
4 1321 (18.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 532 (7.51%) Software Engineer
6 410 (5.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 405 (5.72%) Architect
8 331 (4.67%) Software Developer
9 266 (3.75%) Lead Developer
10 260 (3.67%) Java Software Engineer
11 192 (2.71%) Technical Leader
12 181 (2.55%) Lead Java Developer
13 176 (2.48%) Programmer
13 176 (2.48%) Junior
14 165 (2.33%) J2EE Developer
15 160 (2.26%) Web Developer
16 157 (2.22%) Team Leader
17 151 (2.13%) Junior Developer
18 142 (2.00%) Java Programmer
19 140 (1.98%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3709 (52.34%) Hibernate
2 2449 (34.56%) J2EE
3 2090 (29.49%) Web Services
4 2052 (28.96%) HTML
5 1685 (23.78%) XML
6 1544 (21.79%) CSS
7 1138 (16.06%) REST
8 1080 (15.24%) jQuery
9 1042 (14.71%) Java EE
10 1015 (14.32%) Spring MVC
11 915 (12.91%) SOAP
12 912 (12.87%) JSP
13 883 (12.46%) Struts
14 809 (11.42%) RESTful
15 773 (10.91%) JSON
16 711 (10.03%) JMS
17 680 (9.60%) HTML5
18 560 (7.90%) Servlets
19 542 (7.65%) JDBC
20 525 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 698 (9.85%) Computer Science
2 484 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
3 284 (4.01%) Enterprise Software
4 208 (2.94%) Client/Server
5 189 (2.67%) Mobile App
6 175 (2.47%) Mathematics
7 150 (2.12%) User Experience
8 133 (1.88%) Data Structures
8 133 (1.88%) Algorithms
9 118 (1.67%) N-Tier
10 111 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
11 95 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 85 (1.20%) Equities
13 82 (1.16%) Derivative
14 77 (1.09%) Online Games
15 74 (1.04%) Digital Media
16 71 (1.00%) Grid Computing
17 63 (0.89%) Management Information System
18 59 (0.83%) Fixed Income
19 48 (0.68%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1559 (22.00%) Linux
2 847 (11.95%) UNIX
3 339 (4.78%) Windows
4 192 (2.71%) Android
5 166 (2.34%) Apple iOS
6 58 (0.82%) Solaris
7 37 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (0.35%) Mac OS X
9 21 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
10 19 (0.27%) Ubuntu
11 18 (0.25%) HPUX
12 17 (0.24%) AIX
13 16 (0.23%) CentOS
14 11 (0.16%) zOS
15 10 (0.14%) openSUSE
16 6 (0.085%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.056%) Windows Server 2012
17 4 (0.056%) Fedora
18 2 (0.028%) Windows XP
18 2 (0.028%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4149 (58.55%) Agile Software Development
2 2421 (34.17%) TDD
3 1617 (22.82%) Scrum
4 1566 (22.10%) MVC
5 1378 (19.45%) Software Engineering
6 1327 (18.73%) OO
7 1044 (14.73%) E-Commerce
8 925 (13.05%) Continuous Integration
9 882 (12.45%) Multithreading
10 826 (11.66%) BDD
11 782 (11.04%) SDLC
12 684 (9.65%) Open Source
13 588 (8.30%) SOA
14 573 (8.09%) Unit Testing
15 533 (7.52%) Mentoring
16 432 (6.10%) UML
17 412 (5.81%) OOD
18 339 (4.78%) Web Development
19 331 (4.67%) OOP
20 279 (3.94%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 6980 (98.50%) Java
2 2581 (36.42%) SQL
3 2479 (34.98%) JavaScript
4 462 (6.52%) Scala
5 458 (6.46%) PL/SQL
6 394 (5.56%) Groovy
7 392 (5.53%) Python
8 384 (5.42%) C#
9 324 (4.57%) C++
10 277 (3.91%) Ruby
11 259 (3.66%) PHP
12 225 (3.18%) C
13 204 (2.88%) Perl
14 159 (2.24%) Shell Script
15 107 (1.51%) XQuery
16 104 (1.47%) Bash Shell
17 100 (1.41%) XPath
18 85 (1.20%) Clojure
19 66 (0.93%) AspectJ
20 47 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1247 (17.60%) Degree
2 127 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 82 (1.16%) SC Cleared
4 64 (0.90%) Sun Certification
5 41 (0.58%) DV Cleared
6 26 (0.37%) OCPJP
7 17 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
8 9 (0.13%) PhD
8 9 (0.13%) ISEB
8 9 (0.13%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.11%) OCMJD
10 7 (0.099%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.071%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.071%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.056%) PMP
12 4 (0.056%) Postgraduate
13 3 (0.042%) MCP
13 3 (0.042%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.042%) MCPD
13 3 (0.042%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 311 (4.39%) QA
2 35 (0.49%) SLA
3 21 (0.30%) ISO 9001
4 13 (0.18%) ISO 8583
5 9 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.099%) MiFID
6 7 (0.099%) ISO 14001
7 5 (0.071%) EMIR
7 5 (0.071%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.042%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.028%) GCP
10 1 (0.014%) HL7
System Software
1 71 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (0.97%) Docker
3 30 (0.42%) Hyper-V
4 15 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (0.13%) Varnish
6 7 (0.099%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.056%) HDFS
7 4 (0.056%) vSphere
8 3 (0.042%) Squid
8 3 (0.042%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.042%) Platform Symphony
9 2 (0.028%) vCloud
10 1 (0.014%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.014%) Firmware
10 1 (0.014%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.014%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 134 (1.89%) Puppet
2 95 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (0.44%) Ansible
4 21 (0.30%) logstash
5 20 (0.28%) Kibana
5 20 (0.28%) StatsD
5 20 (0.28%) Vagrant
6 17 (0.24%) Salt
7 13 (0.18%) Apache Shiro
7 13 (0.18%) Capistrano
8 10 (0.14%) Mesos
9 8 (0.11%) Oozie
10 5 (0.071%) TeamSite
10 5 (0.071%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.042%) Nagios
11 3 (0.042%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.028%) CA Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.028%) Hadoop YARN
12 2 (0.028%) Graphite
13 1 (0.014%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1914 (27.01%) Oracle
2 289 (4.08%) IBM
3 283 (3.99%) hybris
4 179 (2.53%) Microsoft
5 177 (2.50%) Sybase
6 128 (1.81%) TIBCO
7 112 (1.58%) Google
8 94 (1.33%) Endeca
9 90 (1.27%) ATG
10 89 (1.26%) Demandware
11 75 (1.06%) VMware
12 74 (1.04%) Adobe
13 71 (1.00%) Atlassian
14 69 (0.97%) Red Hat
15 61 (0.86%) Sun
16 57 (0.80%) SAP
17 48 (0.68%) Intershop
18 39 (0.55%) Terracotta
19 38 (0.54%) BEA
20 25 (0.35%) Business Objects
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 minutes ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 minutes ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 34 minutes ago
Newbury, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Competive, plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 38 minutes ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum including benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Free Parking, 3% Pension, 23 days ho
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits on top
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Benefits on top
Posted: 3 hours ago