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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 88 89 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Spring 3214 3623 4035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.11% 3.23% 3.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.11% 8.53% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2770 3037 3304
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%

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
39607 42475 48175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.35% 37.86% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34206 36088 40715
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £65,000
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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +1 2982 £52,500 -4.54% 371
London -18 1441 £60,000 +4.34% 168
South East -15 534 £48,500 -3.00% 66
South West -3 272 £45,000 +5.88% 31
City of London -16 221 £62,500 +4.16% 30
Yorkshire +42 190 £45,000 +5.88% 38
West Midlands +74 183 £47,500 +5.55% 15
Scotland -8 170 £45,000 -5.01% 25
East of England -18 164 £50,000 +8.69% 13
North West +54 150 £45,000 +12.50% 29
Glasgow +9 135 £45,000 -5.26% 15
Surrey -42 99 £53,750 -8.51% 13
Manchester +30 96 £47,500 +22.58% 17
Bristol -9 89 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Buckinghamshire +62 88 £45,000 -10.00% 1
West Yorkshire +3 87 £50,000 - 26
Milton Keynes +54 84 £45,000 -10.00%
Berkshire -34 84 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Leeds +2 82 £50,000 - 24
West Sussex +4 80 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Hampshire +4 77 £50,000 +25.00% 11
South Yorkshire +40 76 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Wiltshire +47 74 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Birmingham +24 64 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Hertfordshire -30 62 £59,250 +18.50% 7
Warwickshire +34 57 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Sheffield +40 56 £40,000 +10.34% 7
Gloucestershire +3 52 £57,500 +15.00% 12
Warwick +18 51 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +15 48 £42,250 -19.52% 4

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6454 (98.16%) Java
2 4381 (66.63%) Agile Software Development
3 3310 (50.34%) Hibernate
4 2658 (40.43%) JavaScript
5 2448 (37.23%) SQL
6 2411 (36.67%) TDD
7 2131 (32.41%) HTML
8 1925 (29.28%) Web Services
9 1835 (27.91%) J2EE
10 1712 (26.04%) Scrum
11 1699 (25.84%) Maven
12 1665 (25.32%) CSS
13 1592 (24.21%) Oracle
14 1566 (23.82%) JUnit
15 1555 (23.65%) Finance
16 1475 (22.43%) Software Engineering
17 1349 (20.52%) XML
18 1319 (20.06%) Continuous Integration
19 1312 (19.95%) Degree
20 1257 (19.12%) Linux
21 1252 (19.04%) MVC
22 1225 (18.63%) Tomcat
23 1188 (18.07%) REST
24 1147 (17.44%) OO
25 1112 (16.91%) RESTful
26 1098 (16.70%) Java EE
27 1090 (16.58%) jQuery
28 1039 (15.80%) Git (software)
29 995 (15.13%) MySQL
30 954 (14.51%) Jenkins

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 1225 (18.63%) Tomcat
2 782 (11.89%) JBoss
3 480 (7.30%) Apache
4 393 (5.98%) WebSphere
5 312 (4.75%) WebLogic
6 307 (4.67%) Node.js
7 204 (3.10%) Elasticsearch
8 179 (2.72%) Apache Solr
8 179 (2.72%) Mule
9 178 (2.71%) CMS
10 165 (2.51%) GlassFish
11 152 (2.31%) WebSphere Application Server
12 134 (2.04%) Jetty
13 112 (1.70%) Alfresco
14 111 (1.69%) Apache Spark
15 97 (1.48%) Confluence
16 86 (1.31%) WildFly
17 78 (1.19%) Liferay
18 77 (1.17%) Mule ESB
19 70 (1.06%) nginx
Applications
1 49 (0.75%) MS Excel
2 31 (0.47%) Photoshop
3 22 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.20%) MS Office
5 7 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.091%) Maple
6 6 (0.091%) Mathematica
7 5 (0.076%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.030%) HipChat
9 1 (0.015%) Mingle
9 1 (0.015%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 89 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 51 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
3 13 (0.20%) Magento
4 12 (0.18%) Eloqua
5 10 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
6 9 (0.14%) SAP hybris
7 8 (0.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 2 (0.030%) AWD
8 2 (0.030%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.015%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.015%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.015%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.015%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 394 (5.99%) Amazon AWS
2 254 (3.86%) SaaS
3 67 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
4 58 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
4 58 (0.88%) GitHub
5 38 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 34 (0.52%) IaaS
7 27 (0.41%) Bluemix
8 22 (0.33%) PaaS
9 18 (0.27%) iPaaS
10 13 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
10 13 (0.20%) Google Analytics
11 12 (0.18%) Amazon S3
11 12 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
11 12 (0.18%) Boomi
11 12 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
11 12 (0.18%) Taleo
12 9 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 9 (0.14%) Heroku
13 6 (0.091%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 173 (2.63%) HTTP
2 124 (1.89%) Internet
3 76 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 64 (0.97%) SSL
5 42 (0.64%) AMQP
6 37 (0.56%) LDAP
7 25 (0.38%) DNS
8 17 (0.26%) HTTPS
9 15 (0.23%) WebEx
10 12 (0.18%) SNMP
11 11 (0.17%) Network Security
11 11 (0.17%) Wireless
12 10 (0.15%) GSM
12 10 (0.15%) SSH
12 10 (0.15%) VPN
13 9 (0.14%) MQTT
13 9 (0.14%) SMS
13 9 (0.14%) VoIP
14 8 (0.12%) ATM
15 7 (0.11%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 995 (15.13%) MySQL
2 891 (13.55%) NoSQL
3 714 (10.86%) MongoDB
4 713 (10.84%) Relational Database
5 597 (9.08%) SQL Server
6 543 (8.26%) Big Data
7 393 (5.98%) RDBMS
8 391 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
9 337 (5.13%) Hadoop
10 314 (4.78%) Apache Cassandra
11 300 (4.56%) Oracle Database
12 104 (1.58%) Hazelcast
13 97 (1.48%) Neo4j
14 80 (1.22%) DB2
15 72 (1.10%) Redis
16 63 (0.96%) Apache Hive
17 60 (0.91%) CouchDB
18 59 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
19 52 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 51 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1699 (25.84%) Maven
2 1566 (23.82%) JUnit
3 1039 (15.80%) Git (software)
4 954 (14.51%) Jenkins
5 718 (10.92%) Subversion
6 634 (9.64%) Eclipse
7 463 (7.04%) Cucumber
8 457 (6.95%) Ant
9 454 (6.90%) Selenium
10 444 (6.75%) Mockito
11 408 (6.21%) JIRA
12 336 (5.11%) Gradle
13 246 (3.74%) Hudson
14 204 (3.10%) IntelliJ
15 141 (2.14%) jMock
16 129 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 124 (1.89%) TestNG
18 119 (1.81%) JBehave
19 85 (1.29%) EasyMock
20 80 (1.22%) RSpec
General
1 1555 (23.65%) Finance
2 537 (8.17%) Banking
3 369 (5.61%) Telecoms
4 366 (5.57%) Games
5 300 (4.56%) Retail
6 246 (3.74%) Marketing
7 148 (2.25%) Front Office
8 133 (2.02%) Investment Banking
9 108 (1.64%) Manufacturing
10 97 (1.48%) Financial Institution
11 96 (1.46%) Electronics
12 81 (1.23%) Publishing
13 75 (1.14%) Billing
14 68 (1.03%) Law
15 48 (0.73%) Advertising
16 47 (0.71%) Back Office
17 35 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
18 26 (0.40%) Automotive
19 25 (0.38%) French Language
20 15 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5322 (80.94%) Developer
2 4890 (74.37%) Java Developer
3 1449 (22.04%) Senior Developer
4 1363 (20.73%) Senior Java Developer
5 598 (9.10%) Agile Developer
6 589 (8.96%) Agile Java Developer
7 534 (8.12%) Java Engineer
8 506 (7.70%) Lead Developer
9 429 (6.52%) Software Engineer
10 378 (5.75%) Java Software Developer
11 365 (5.55%) J2EE Developer
12 363 (5.52%) Software Developer
13 357 (5.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 341 (5.19%) Lead Java Developer
15 331 (5.03%) Java Software Engineer
16 311 (4.73%) JavaScript Developer
17 308 (4.68%) Architect
18 198 (3.01%) Junior
19 188 (2.86%) Senior Java Engineer
20 181 (2.75%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3310 (50.34%) Hibernate
2 2131 (32.41%) HTML
3 1925 (29.28%) Web Services
4 1835 (27.91%) J2EE
5 1665 (25.32%) CSS
6 1349 (20.52%) XML
7 1188 (18.07%) REST
8 1112 (16.91%) RESTful
9 1098 (16.70%) Java EE
10 1090 (16.58%) jQuery
11 952 (14.48%) SOAP
12 924 (14.05%) JMS
13 899 (13.67%) AngularJS
14 857 (13.03%) Spring MVC
15 825 (12.55%) JSP
16 797 (12.12%) JSON
17 746 (11.35%) HTML5
18 716 (10.89%) JPA
19 570 (8.67%) Struts
20 535 (8.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 850 (12.93%) Computer Science
2 352 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
3 338 (5.14%) Mathematics
4 224 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
5 194 (2.95%) User Experience
6 171 (2.60%) Mobile App
7 125 (1.90%) Algorithms
8 123 (1.87%) Data Structures
9 112 (1.70%) Equities
10 91 (1.38%) Online Games
11 89 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 88 (1.34%) Fintech
13 82 (1.25%) iPad
14 80 (1.22%) Client/Server
15 76 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
16 75 (1.14%) Visualisation
17 71 (1.08%) N-Tier
18 63 (0.96%) Artificial Intelligence
19 62 (0.94%) Fixed Income
20 56 (0.85%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1257 (19.12%) Linux
2 624 (9.49%) Unix
3 329 (5.00%) Windows
4 273 (4.15%) Android
5 232 (3.53%) Apple iOS
6 36 (0.55%) Ubuntu
7 35 (0.53%) CentOS
8 34 (0.52%) Windows Phone
9 30 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (0.33%) Mac OS X
11 20 (0.30%) Windows Server
12 16 (0.24%) Solaris
13 12 (0.18%) Mac OS
13 12 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (0.11%) openSUSE
14 7 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.061%) HPUX
16 2 (0.030%) VMS
17 1 (0.015%) Nucleus RTOS
17 1 (0.015%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4381 (66.63%) Agile Software Development
2 2411 (36.67%) TDD
3 1712 (26.04%) Scrum
4 1475 (22.43%) Software Engineering
5 1319 (20.06%) Continuous Integration
6 1252 (19.04%) MVC
7 1147 (17.44%) OO
8 932 (14.17%) BDD
9 765 (11.63%) Open Source
10 732 (11.13%) Unit Testing
11 731 (11.12%) E-Commerce
12 720 (10.95%) SOA
13 608 (9.25%) Web Development
14 574 (8.73%) Multithreading
15 556 (8.46%) SDLC
16 499 (7.59%) Mentoring
17 463 (7.04%) Kanban
18 396 (6.02%) Pair Programming
19 372 (5.66%) OOP
20 361 (5.49%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 6454 (98.16%) Java
2 2658 (40.43%) JavaScript
3 2448 (37.23%) SQL
4 602 (9.16%) Scala
5 464 (7.06%) Python
6 398 (6.05%) Groovy
7 338 (5.14%) PL/SQL
8 327 (4.97%) C#
9 255 (3.88%) Ruby
10 253 (3.85%) C++
11 191 (2.90%) Shell Script
12 174 (2.65%) PHP
13 131 (1.99%) Clojure
14 99 (1.51%) Perl
15 97 (1.48%) C
16 83 (1.26%) Bash Shell
17 79 (1.20%) Objective-C
18 77 (1.17%) T-SQL
19 25 (0.38%) XPath
19 25 (0.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1312 (19.95%) Degree
2 197 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 135 (2.05%) SC Cleared
4 59 (0.90%) DV Cleared
5 38 (0.58%) Sun Certification
6 31 (0.47%) PhD
7 26 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
8 21 (0.32%) OCPJP
9 17 (0.26%) ISEB
9 17 (0.26%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.091%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.091%) Postgraduate
11 5 (0.076%) HND
12 4 (0.061%) CCDP
12 4 (0.061%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.046%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.030%) OCP
15 1 (0.015%) OCA
15 1 (0.015%) PMP
15 1 (0.015%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 434 (6.60%) QA
2 57 (0.87%) SLA
3 20 (0.30%) ISO15022
3 20 (0.30%) ISO20022
4 13 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.046%) Section 508
6 2 (0.030%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.030%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.030%) PA-DSS
6 2 (0.030%) SDET
6 2 (0.030%) WCAG
7 1 (0.015%) COBIT
7 1 (0.015%) HL7
7 1 (0.015%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 203 (3.09%) Docker
2 35 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 25 (0.38%) HDFS
4 22 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (0.26%) Active Directory
6 11 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (0.11%) KVM
8 6 (0.091%) VirtualBox
9 5 (0.076%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.076%) Xen
10 4 (0.061%) iptables
11 3 (0.046%) Cronacle
11 3 (0.046%) Varnish
12 2 (0.030%) NFS
12 2 (0.030%) XenServer
13 1 (0.015%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 1 (0.015%) vCloud
13 1 (0.015%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.015%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 164 (2.49%) Puppet
2 63 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (0.47%) Ansible
4 19 (0.29%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 17 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 17 (0.26%) Salt
5 17 (0.26%) yum
6 14 (0.21%) Grafana
7 13 (0.20%) Kubernetes
8 12 (0.18%) Jitterbit
8 12 (0.18%) Nagios
8 12 (0.18%) Tivoli
9 11 (0.17%) Graphite
9 11 (0.17%) Kibana
9 11 (0.17%) logstash
9 11 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 9 (0.14%) Control-M
10 9 (0.14%) Packer
11 8 (0.12%) BladeLogic
11 8 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1592 (24.21%) Oracle
2 269 (4.09%) hybris
3 207 (3.15%) IBM
4 158 (2.40%) Sybase
5 152 (2.31%) Google
6 129 (1.96%) Microsoft
7 113 (1.72%) SAP
8 82 (1.25%) Red Hat
9 75 (1.14%) Adobe
10 68 (1.03%) ATG
11 59 (0.90%) Facebook
12 56 (0.85%) TIBCO
13 53 (0.81%) Atlassian
13 53 (0.81%) Sun
14 52 (0.79%) MuleSoft
15 50 (0.76%) Twitter
16 49 (0.75%) BEA
17 43 (0.65%) Demandware
18 38 (0.58%) StreamBase
19 35 (0.53%) Apple
Northampton, Northamptonshire
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 11 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 17 hours ago
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 18 hours ago
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 18 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Highly competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus and extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bens and comp Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £64,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Oscar
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + bonus scheme and more
Posted: 2 days ago
West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago