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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 78 81 89
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Spring 3589 4064 3457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.24% 3.38% 3.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.61% 8.45% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2995 3320 2979
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -

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
41667 48120 45320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.66% 40.08% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35440 40550 39481
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -4 3298 £53,250 +6.50% 419
London +6 1722 £57,500 - 218
South East +3 653 £50,000 +11.11% 60
City of London +16 365 £60,000 - 59
South West -2 300 £42,500 +6.25% 27
East of England +46 234 £45,000 +5.88% 28
Scotland +3 200 £47,375 +11.47% 19
Berkshire +25 161 £55,000 - 9
Surrey -20 154 £60,000 +26.31% 16
Yorkshire -83 142 £42,500 +6.25% 21
Hertfordshire +3 114 £50,000 +11.11% 9
North West -45 109 £40,500 +1.25% 43
Glasgow -4 105 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Bristol -5 96 £37,500 -6.25% 7
West Yorkshire -55 95 £50,000 +25.00% 15
Leeds -43 88 £50,000 +17.64% 15
Reading +42 83 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Hampshire -8 81 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Manchester -33 80 £37,500 -6.25% 22
East Sussex +39 75 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands -36 66 £45,000 -10.00% 8
East Midlands +39 65 £40,000 - 7
Brighton +38 64 £42,500 -5.55%
Edinburgh +2 61 £40,000 -5.88% 7
West Sussex +2 61 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Oxfordshire +29 54 £47,500 -11.62% 10
Dorset +1 54 £72,500 +34.25% 1
Gloucestershire +1 53 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Staines +16 43 £57,500 +43.75% 3
Devon +3 43 £36,000 +4.34% 5

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6686 (98.16%) Java
2 3729 (54.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3530 (51.83%) Hibernate
4 2479 (36.40%) SQL
5 2371 (34.81%) JavaScript
6 2359 (34.64%) J2EE
7 2209 (32.43%) TDD
8 1989 (29.20%) HTML
9 1914 (28.10%) Web Services
10 1875 (27.53%) Oracle
11 1651 (24.24%) XML
12 1629 (23.92%) Maven
13 1569 (23.04%) Finance
14 1542 (22.64%) MVC
15 1512 (22.20%) CSS
16 1503 (22.07%) Linux
17 1439 (21.13%) Scrum
18 1422 (20.88%) Tomcat
19 1277 (18.75%) Software Engineering
20 1209 (17.75%) OO
21 1199 (17.60%) MySQL
22 1186 (17.41%) Degree
23 1165 (17.10%) JUnit
24 1061 (15.58%) E-Commerce
25 989 (14.52%) jQuery
26 988 (14.51%) Spring MVC
27 931 (13.67%) Java EE
28 923 (13.55%) JSP
29 922 (13.54%) REST
30 907 (13.32%) SOAP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1422 (20.88%) Tomcat
2 795 (11.67%) JBoss
3 733 (10.76%) Apache
4 538 (7.90%) WebLogic
5 473 (6.94%) WebSphere
6 317 (4.65%) Apache Solr
7 252 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
8 225 (3.30%) Node.js
9 193 (2.83%) CMS
10 128 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
10 128 (1.88%) Mule
11 107 (1.57%) Jetty
12 95 (1.39%) GlassFish
13 80 (1.17%) Oracle Service Bus
14 79 (1.16%) Confluence
15 78 (1.15%) Liferay
16 75 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 69 (1.01%) MQSeries
18 66 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
19 59 (0.87%) Drupal
Applications
1 70 (1.03%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.25%) Photoshop
3 14 (0.21%) Mingle
4 5 (0.073%) MS Office
5 3 (0.044%) MS Project
6 2 (0.029%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.029%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.015%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.015%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 37 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
2 26 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 22 (0.32%) Magento
4 14 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
5 12 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
6 9 (0.13%) Staffware
7 8 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (0.10%) Fredhopper
9 6 (0.088%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (0.073%) Summit
11 4 (0.059%) Oracle EBS R12
12 3 (0.044%) Oracle ERP
12 3 (0.044%) BusinessWorks
12 3 (0.044%) Endur
13 2 (0.029%) Dynamics AX
14 1 (0.015%) Enfinity
14 1 (0.015%) Adobe Campaign
14 1 (0.015%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 284 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 161 (2.36%) SaaS
3 99 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
4 44 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (0.41%) PaaS
6 22 (0.32%) GitHub
7 9 (0.13%) IaaS
8 8 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 8 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.12%) Amazon S3
8 8 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.10%) Boomi
10 6 (0.088%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.088%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.059%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.044%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.029%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.029%) Taleo
14 1 (0.015%) Heroku
14 1 (0.015%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 270 (3.96%) HTTP
2 259 (3.80%) Internet
3 56 (0.82%) SSL
4 40 (0.59%) LDAP
5 30 (0.44%) TCP/IP
6 27 (0.40%) DNS
6 27 (0.40%) AMQP
7 20 (0.29%) Firewall
8 19 (0.28%) IPv4
9 15 (0.22%) Broadband
10 11 (0.16%) SAN
11 8 (0.12%) FTP
11 8 (0.12%) SNMP
12 5 (0.073%) Intranet
13 4 (0.059%) Kerberos
13 4 (0.059%) DHCP
14 3 (0.044%) SMTP
14 3 (0.044%) IP Telephony
14 3 (0.044%) PuTTY
14 3 (0.044%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1199 (17.60%) MySQL
2 830 (12.19%) NoSQL
3 796 (11.69%) Relational Database
4 689 (10.12%) SQL Server
5 554 (8.13%) MongoDB
6 500 (7.34%) RDBMS
7 390 (5.73%) Big Data
8 287 (4.21%) Hadoop
9 266 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
10 262 (3.85%) Oracle Database
11 175 (2.57%) Apache Cassandra
12 148 (2.17%) DB2
13 116 (1.70%) Redis
14 82 (1.20%) MarkLogic
15 72 (1.06%) Riak
16 64 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
17 62 (0.91%) Apache Hive
18 59 (0.87%) Couchbase
19 52 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
20 51 (0.75%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1629 (23.92%) Maven
2 1165 (17.10%) JUnit
3 899 (13.20%) Git (software)
4 823 (12.08%) Eclipse
5 821 (12.05%) Subversion
6 568 (8.34%) Jenkins
7 532 (7.81%) Ant
8 321 (4.71%) JIRA
9 280 (4.11%) Mockito
10 263 (3.86%) Selenium
11 207 (3.04%) Cucumber
12 165 (2.42%) Hudson
13 115 (1.69%) Gradle
14 103 (1.51%) TestNG
15 92 (1.35%) jMock
16 81 (1.19%) JMeter
17 75 (1.10%) JBehave
18 74 (1.09%) IntelliJ
19 63 (0.92%) Spock
20 59 (0.87%) Jasmine
General
1 1569 (23.04%) Finance
2 544 (7.99%) Banking
3 437 (6.42%) Retail
4 314 (4.61%) Telecoms
5 277 (4.07%) Games
6 165 (2.42%) Investment Banking
7 164 (2.41%) Marketing
8 143 (2.10%) Front Office
9 133 (1.95%) Advertising
10 97 (1.42%) Publishing
11 92 (1.35%) Financial Institution
12 84 (1.23%) Legal
13 79 (1.16%) Online Betting
14 71 (1.04%) Back Office
15 53 (0.78%) Law
16 40 (0.59%) French Language
16 40 (0.59%) Manufacturing
17 34 (0.50%) Automotive
18 26 (0.38%) Electronics
19 24 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 5214 (76.55%) Developer
2 4499 (66.05%) Java Developer
3 1384 (20.32%) Senior Developer
4 1212 (17.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 516 (7.58%) Architect
6 509 (7.47%) Software Engineer
7 405 (5.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 291 (4.27%) Software Developer
9 265 (3.89%) Java Software Engineer
10 182 (2.67%) Lead Developer
11 176 (2.58%) Technical Leader
12 160 (2.35%) J2EE Developer
13 157 (2.31%) Programmer
14 156 (2.29%) Solutions Architect
15 149 (2.19%) Java Architect
16 144 (2.11%) Analyst
17 143 (2.10%) Web Developer
18 141 (2.07%) Technical Architect
19 138 (2.03%) Team Leader
20 137 (2.01%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3530 (51.83%) Hibernate
2 2359 (34.64%) J2EE
3 1989 (29.20%) HTML
4 1914 (28.10%) Web Services
5 1651 (24.24%) XML
6 1512 (22.20%) CSS
7 989 (14.52%) jQuery
8 988 (14.51%) Spring MVC
9 931 (13.67%) Java EE
10 923 (13.55%) JSP
11 922 (13.54%) REST
12 907 (13.32%) SOAP
13 884 (12.98%) Struts
14 745 (10.94%) JMS
15 728 (10.69%) RESTful
16 692 (10.16%) JSON
17 664 (9.75%) HTML5
18 611 (8.97%) Ajax
19 598 (8.78%) JDBC
20 544 (7.99%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 714 (10.48%) Open Source
2 626 (9.19%) Computer Science
3 478 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 287 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
5 220 (3.23%) Client/Server
6 191 (2.80%) Mobile App
7 137 (2.01%) Mathematics
8 121 (1.78%) N-Tier
8 121 (1.78%) Management Information System
9 118 (1.73%) User Experience
10 115 (1.69%) Data Structures
11 112 (1.64%) Algorithms
12 96 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 89 (1.31%) Fixed Income
14 88 (1.29%) Derivative
15 81 (1.19%) Digital Media
16 78 (1.15%) Online Games
17 75 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
18 70 (1.03%) Equities
19 63 (0.92%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 1503 (22.07%) Linux
2 825 (12.11%) UNIX
3 298 (4.38%) Windows
4 178 (2.61%) Android
5 147 (2.16%) Apple iOS
6 67 (0.98%) Solaris
7 39 (0.57%) Mac OS X
8 34 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (0.34%) CentOS
10 22 (0.32%) HPUX
11 20 (0.29%) AIX
12 18 (0.26%) Ubuntu
13 15 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
14 11 (0.16%) openSUSE
15 7 (0.10%) zOS
16 4 (0.059%) Fedora
17 3 (0.044%) Windows 7
18 2 (0.029%) Windows Server 2008
18 2 (0.029%) VMS
19 1 (0.015%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 3729 (54.75%) Agile Software Development
2 2209 (32.43%) TDD
3 1542 (22.64%) MVC
4 1439 (21.13%) Scrum
5 1277 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 1209 (17.75%) OO
7 1061 (15.58%) E-Commerce
8 865 (12.70%) Multithreading
9 850 (12.48%) Continuous Integration
10 733 (10.76%) BDD
11 613 (9.00%) SOA
12 496 (7.28%) Unit Testing
13 477 (7.00%) Mentoring
14 425 (6.24%) OOD
15 402 (5.90%) UML
16 331 (4.86%) Web Development
17 317 (4.65%) Pair Programming
18 287 (4.21%) OOP
19 223 (3.27%) Software Architecture
20 218 (3.20%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 6686 (98.16%) Java
2 2479 (36.40%) SQL
3 2371 (34.81%) JavaScript
4 400 (5.87%) PL/SQL
5 395 (5.80%) Scala
6 335 (4.92%) Groovy
7 331 (4.86%) C#
8 312 (4.58%) C++
9 291 (4.27%) Python
10 255 (3.74%) PHP
11 216 (3.17%) Ruby
12 185 (2.72%) C
13 171 (2.51%) Perl
14 152 (2.23%) Shell Script
15 128 (1.88%) XPath
16 114 (1.67%) Bash Shell
17 94 (1.38%) XQuery
18 60 (0.88%) Clojure
19 59 (0.87%) AspectJ
20 55 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 1186 (17.41%) Degree
2 134 (1.97%) Security Cleared
3 80 (1.17%) SC Cleared
4 61 (0.90%) Sun Certification
5 50 (0.73%) OCPJP
6 38 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 24 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
8 21 (0.31%) OCMJD
9 12 (0.18%) PhD
10 5 (0.073%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.073%) CSSLP
11 3 (0.044%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.044%) ISEB
11 3 (0.044%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.029%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.029%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.029%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.029%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.015%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 1 (0.015%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 293 (4.30%) QA
2 41 (0.60%) SLA
3 27 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 24 (0.35%) PCI DSS
5 19 (0.28%) ISO 8583
6 8 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.073%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.044%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.029%) GCP
10 1 (0.015%) MiFID
10 1 (0.015%) HL7
System Software
1 52 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (0.68%) Docker
3 19 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 18 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
5 13 (0.19%) Varnish
6 10 (0.15%) VirtualBox
7 7 (0.10%) HDFS
8 4 (0.059%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.044%) vSphere
10 2 (0.029%) Squid
10 2 (0.029%) Active Directory
10 2 (0.029%) vCloud
10 2 (0.029%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.029%) Platform Symphony
11 1 (0.015%) GridGain
11 1 (0.015%) KVM
11 1 (0.015%) Firmware
11 1 (0.015%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.015%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 113 (1.66%) Puppet
2 89 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (0.35%) logstash
4 23 (0.34%) Kibana
4 23 (0.34%) StatsD
5 21 (0.31%) Vagrant
6 12 (0.18%) Salt
7 11 (0.16%) Ansible
8 10 (0.15%) TeamSite
9 9 (0.13%) Capistrano
10 8 (0.12%) Oozie
11 5 (0.073%) yum
12 4 (0.059%) Nagios
13 3 (0.044%) Data Guard
13 3 (0.044%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.044%) Mesos
13 3 (0.044%) Hadoop YARN
14 2 (0.029%) Jitterbit
14 2 (0.029%) WebSphere Cast Iron
14 2 (0.029%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1875 (27.53%) Oracle
2 329 (4.83%) hybris
3 309 (4.54%) IBM
4 178 (2.61%) Sybase
5 175 (2.57%) TIBCO
6 174 (2.55%) Microsoft
7 128 (1.88%) Google
8 117 (1.72%) Endeca
9 107 (1.57%) ATG
10 75 (1.10%) Demandware
11 71 (1.04%) Sun
12 70 (1.03%) Adobe
13 63 (0.92%) SAP
14 61 (0.90%) Red Hat
15 56 (0.82%) Intershop
16 54 (0.79%) VMware
17 47 (0.69%) BEA
18 46 (0.68%) Atlassian
19 41 (0.60%) Terracotta
20 35 (0.51%) Sitecore
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Rooftop bar, good benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
South West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Equity + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + benenfits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum base.
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits + professional training!
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday