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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 74 90 90
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs citing Spring 3749 3487 3160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.39% 3.04% 2.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 7.93% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3183 2831 2668
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,613
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
41241 43977 42328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.25% 38.28% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35251 36969 36596
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +10 3432 £52,500 +5.00% 397
London +1 1698 £60,000 +7.14% 180
South East +13 533 £47,500 -5.00% 51
City of London -29 299 £65,000 +13.04% 58
East of England +115 284 £47,500 +5.55% 30
South West -19 270 £45,000 +12.50% 30
North West +47 235 £42,500 +6.25% 47
Yorkshire -30 198 £47,500 +15.85% 32
Scotland +6 193 £45,000 +7.14% 27
West Yorkshire -13 164 £47,500 +11.76% 28
Manchester +25 142 £42,500 - 22
Leeds -22 138 £47,500 +11.76% 25
Hertfordshire +68 118 £52,500 +16.66% 11
Berkshire +12 116 £50,000 -13.04% 7
Glasgow +5 113 £45,000 +7.14% 14
Bristol -12 101 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Surrey -31 97 £50,000 - 11
East Midlands +23 93 £38,750 -3.12% 8
West Midlands +23 89 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Cambridgeshire +58 76 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Buckinghamshire +1 64 £46,000 -3.15% 6
Essex +31 63 £39,500 -7.05% 5
Oxfordshire +2 62 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Hampshire +3 60 £45,000 - 14
Nottinghamshire +15 58 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Cheshire +15 55 £43,750 +2.94% 16
Milton Keynes +3 54 £45,000 +2.85% 6
South Wales -2 54 £40,000 +3.89% 9
Wales -3 54 £40,000 +3.89% 9
East Sussex +40 53 £45,000 +12.50% 4

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 6989 (98.73%) Java
2 4372 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
3 3725 (52.62%) Hibernate
4 2557 (36.12%) SQL
5 2541 (35.89%) JavaScript
6 2416 (34.13%) TDD
7 2412 (34.07%) J2EE
8 2111 (29.82%) Web Services
9 2072 (29.27%) HTML
10 1878 (26.53%) Oracle
11 1720 (24.30%) Maven
12 1696 (23.96%) Scrum
13 1683 (23.77%) XML
14 1628 (23.00%) Finance
15 1620 (22.88%) CSS
16 1515 (21.40%) MVC
17 1432 (20.23%) Linux
18 1429 (20.19%) Software Engineering
19 1409 (19.90%) Tomcat
20 1400 (19.78%) JUnit
21 1345 (19.00%) Degree
22 1333 (18.83%) OO
23 1287 (18.18%) MySQL
24 1255 (17.73%) REST
25 1129 (15.95%) jQuery
26 1126 (15.91%) Git (software)
27 1067 (15.07%) Java EE
28 1059 (14.96%) E-Commerce
29 1024 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
30 1012 (14.30%) Spring MVC

Spring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1409 (19.90%) Tomcat
2 755 (10.67%) JBoss
3 643 (9.08%) Apache
4 408 (5.76%) WebSphere
5 374 (5.28%) WebLogic
6 316 (4.46%) Apache Solr
7 303 (4.28%) Elasticsearch
8 274 (3.87%) Node.js
9 182 (2.57%) Mule
10 149 (2.10%) CMS
11 126 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
12 121 (1.71%) Confluence
13 119 (1.68%) GlassFish
13 119 (1.68%) Jetty
14 109 (1.54%) Mule ESB
15 88 (1.24%) Apache Spark
16 75 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 65 (0.92%) Liferay
17 65 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
18 63 (0.89%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 79 (1.12%) MS Excel
2 21 (0.30%) Photoshop
3 15 (0.21%) Mingle
4 5 (0.071%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.057%) MS Office
5 4 (0.057%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.042%) Mathematica
6 3 (0.042%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 46 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 41 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
3 24 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
4 15 (0.21%) Magento
5 14 (0.20%) Fredhopper
6 9 (0.13%) LatentZero
6 9 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.13%) thinkFolio
7 5 (0.071%) Endur
8 4 (0.057%) ION MarketView
9 3 (0.042%) Summit
9 3 (0.042%) PRMS
9 3 (0.042%) AquaLogic BPM
9 3 (0.042%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.028%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.028%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.014%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.014%) RMDS
11 1 (0.014%) SunGard Martini
11 1 (0.014%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 480 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 175 (2.47%) SaaS
3 117 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
4 58 (0.82%) GitHub
5 41 (0.58%) PaaS
6 40 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 38 (0.54%) IaaS
8 32 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (0.18%) OpenShift
10 12 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 10 (0.14%) Amazon S3
13 9 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 9 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
14 8 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
15 4 (0.057%) iPaaS
15 4 (0.057%) Google App Engine
16 3 (0.042%) Amazon Kinesis
16 3 (0.042%) Boomi
17 2 (0.028%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 210 (2.97%) HTTP
2 194 (2.74%) Internet
3 46 (0.65%) LDAP
4 39 (0.55%) AMQP
4 39 (0.55%) TCP/IP
5 20 (0.28%) Broadband
6 17 (0.24%) SSL
7 13 (0.18%) SAN
8 12 (0.17%) Network Security
9 10 (0.14%) OpenLDAP
10 9 (0.13%) DNS
11 8 (0.11%) SNMP
11 8 (0.11%) FTP
12 7 (0.099%) Reverse Proxy
13 6 (0.085%) RFID
13 6 (0.085%) Intranet
13 6 (0.085%) Wireless
14 4 (0.057%) Firewall
15 3 (0.042%) Kerberos
15 3 (0.042%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1287 (18.18%) MySQL
2 869 (12.28%) NoSQL
3 770 (10.88%) Relational Database
4 754 (10.65%) MongoDB
5 654 (9.24%) SQL Server
6 431 (6.09%) Big Data
7 422 (5.96%) RDBMS
8 386 (5.45%) Hadoop
9 346 (4.89%) Oracle Database
10 319 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
11 278 (3.93%) Apache Cassandra
12 117 (1.65%) Redis
13 112 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
14 104 (1.47%) Apache Hive
15 98 (1.38%) Riak
16 85 (1.20%) MarkLogic
17 78 (1.10%) DB2
18 73 (1.03%) Hazelcast
19 62 (0.88%) Neo4j
20 48 (0.68%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1720 (24.30%) Maven
2 1400 (19.78%) JUnit
3 1126 (15.91%) Git (software)
4 835 (11.80%) Eclipse
5 806 (11.39%) Subversion
6 777 (10.98%) Jenkins
7 517 (7.30%) Ant
8 380 (5.37%) Mockito
9 374 (5.28%) Selenium
10 371 (5.24%) JIRA
11 340 (4.80%) Cucumber
12 150 (2.12%) Hudson
13 147 (2.08%) jMock
13 147 (2.08%) Gradle
14 109 (1.54%) TestNG
15 107 (1.51%) IntelliJ
16 96 (1.36%) JMeter
17 92 (1.30%) EasyMock
18 76 (1.07%) WebDriver
19 75 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1628 (23.00%) Finance
2 489 (6.91%) Banking
3 476 (6.72%) Retail
4 315 (4.45%) Games
5 304 (4.29%) Telecoms
6 176 (2.49%) Front Office
7 153 (2.16%) Marketing
8 125 (1.77%) Investment Banking
9 124 (1.75%) Publishing
10 121 (1.71%) Advertising
11 120 (1.70%) Back Office
12 119 (1.68%) Law
13 89 (1.26%) Financial Institution
14 63 (0.89%) Legal
15 55 (0.78%) Online Betting
15 55 (0.78%) Manufacturing
16 47 (0.66%) Electronics
17 34 (0.48%) Military
18 30 (0.42%) Automotive
19 16 (0.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5500 (77.69%) Developer
2 4726 (66.76%) Java Developer
3 1524 (21.53%) Senior Developer
4 1361 (19.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 547 (7.73%) Software Engineer
6 386 (5.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 318 (4.49%) Software Developer
8 314 (4.44%) Architect
9 294 (4.15%) Lead Developer
10 265 (3.74%) Java Software Engineer
11 206 (2.91%) Technical Leader
12 204 (2.88%) Junior
13 198 (2.80%) Lead Java Developer
14 189 (2.67%) Programmer
15 184 (2.60%) Junior Developer
16 180 (2.54%) Team Leader
16 180 (2.54%) Web Developer
17 177 (2.50%) Development Manager
18 155 (2.19%) Graduate
19 154 (2.18%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3725 (52.62%) Hibernate
2 2412 (34.07%) J2EE
3 2111 (29.82%) Web Services
4 2072 (29.27%) HTML
5 1683 (23.77%) XML
6 1620 (22.88%) CSS
7 1255 (17.73%) REST
8 1129 (15.95%) jQuery
9 1067 (15.07%) Java EE
10 1012 (14.30%) Spring MVC
11 947 (13.38%) SOAP
12 927 (13.10%) JSP
13 854 (12.06%) RESTful
14 845 (11.94%) Struts
15 761 (10.75%) JSON
16 701 (9.90%) JMS
17 662 (9.35%) HTML5
18 583 (8.24%) AngularJS
19 562 (7.94%) JPA
20 550 (7.77%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 802 (11.33%) Computer Science
2 474 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
3 244 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 206 (2.91%) Mobile App
5 198 (2.80%) Mathematics
6 192 (2.71%) Client/Server
7 170 (2.40%) User Experience
8 128 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 119 (1.68%) Algorithms
10 114 (1.61%) N-Tier
11 111 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
11 111 (1.57%) Derivative
12 107 (1.51%) Equities
13 104 (1.47%) Data Structures
14 88 (1.24%) Fixed Income
15 77 (1.09%) Grid Computing
16 65 (0.92%) Online Games
17 49 (0.69%) Digital Media
18 46 (0.65%) DTV
19 45 (0.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1432 (20.23%) Linux
2 822 (11.61%) UNIX
3 316 (4.46%) Windows
4 174 (2.46%) Android
5 161 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 67 (0.95%) Solaris
7 35 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (0.45%) Ubuntu
9 21 (0.30%) HPUX
10 20 (0.28%) CentOS
11 18 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
12 14 (0.20%) Mac OS X
12 14 (0.20%) AIX
13 10 (0.14%) zOS
14 9 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
15 7 (0.099%) openSUSE
16 5 (0.071%) Windows Phone
17 4 (0.057%) Windows Phone 7
18 3 (0.042%) Fedora
18 3 (0.042%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4372 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2416 (34.13%) TDD
3 1696 (23.96%) Scrum
4 1515 (21.40%) MVC
5 1429 (20.19%) Software Engineering
6 1333 (18.83%) OO
7 1059 (14.96%) E-Commerce
8 1024 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
9 897 (12.67%) BDD
10 837 (11.82%) Multithreading
11 829 (11.71%) SDLC
12 658 (9.30%) Open Source
13 654 (9.24%) Unit Testing
14 637 (9.00%) SOA
15 609 (8.60%) Mentoring
16 423 (5.98%) UML
17 363 (5.13%) OOD
18 362 (5.11%) Web Development
19 357 (5.04%) Kanban
20 326 (4.61%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6989 (98.73%) Java
2 2557 (36.12%) SQL
3 2541 (35.89%) JavaScript
4 536 (7.57%) Scala
5 465 (6.57%) PL/SQL
6 437 (6.17%) Python
7 390 (5.51%) C#
8 373 (5.27%) Groovy
9 301 (4.25%) Ruby
10 298 (4.21%) C++
11 256 (3.62%) PHP
12 228 (3.22%) C
13 208 (2.94%) Shell Script
14 202 (2.85%) Perl
15 119 (1.68%) Bash Shell
16 108 (1.53%) XQuery
17 107 (1.51%) XPath
18 104 (1.47%) Clojure
19 45 (0.64%) Korn
20 43 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1345 (19.00%) Degree
2 144 (2.03%) Security Cleared
3 89 (1.26%) SC Cleared
4 74 (1.05%) Sun Certification
5 43 (0.61%) DV Cleared
6 16 (0.23%) OCPJP
7 15 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
8 12 (0.17%) PMI Certification
8 12 (0.17%) PhD
9 9 (0.13%) ISEB
10 7 (0.099%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.099%) PMP
11 6 (0.085%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.085%) HND
12 5 (0.071%) OCMJD
13 4 (0.057%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.057%) MCPD
13 4 (0.057%) MCP
14 3 (0.042%) OCPJWCD
14 3 (0.042%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 309 (4.37%) QA
2 36 (0.51%) SLA
3 15 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.13%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.11%) EMIR
5 8 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
6 7 (0.099%) MiFID
7 3 (0.042%) ISO 8583
8 2 (0.028%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.028%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 73 (1.03%) Docker
2 66 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 22 (0.31%) Varnish
5 19 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 14 (0.20%) vCloud
7 11 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (0.099%) HDFS
9 4 (0.057%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.042%) vSphere
10 3 (0.042%) Squid
10 3 (0.042%) KVM
10 3 (0.042%) Platform Symphony
11 1 (0.014%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.014%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 152 (2.15%) Puppet
2 124 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (0.79%) Ansible
4 21 (0.30%) Apache Shiro
5 19 (0.27%) Vagrant
6 18 (0.25%) Kibana
6 18 (0.25%) StatsD
6 18 (0.25%) logstash
7 16 (0.23%) Capistrano
8 14 (0.20%) Mesos
8 14 (0.20%) Salt
9 10 (0.14%) Nagios
10 9 (0.13%) Oozie
11 7 (0.099%) ZABBIX
11 7 (0.099%) HAProxy
11 7 (0.099%) Graphite
12 6 (0.085%) Opsview
13 5 (0.071%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 3 (0.042%) TeamSite
15 2 (0.028%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1878 (26.53%) Oracle
2 283 (4.00%) hybris
3 254 (3.59%) IBM
4 174 (2.46%) Sybase
5 160 (2.26%) Microsoft
6 114 (1.61%) Google
7 90 (1.27%) TIBCO
8 89 (1.26%) ATG
9 76 (1.07%) Atlassian
10 74 (1.05%) Demandware
11 72 (1.02%) VMware
12 70 (0.99%) SAP
12 70 (0.99%) Red Hat
13 65 (0.92%) Endeca
14 62 (0.88%) Adobe
15 61 (0.86%) Sun
16 38 (0.54%) Intershop
17 32 (0.45%) Terracotta
18 29 (0.41%) webMethods
19 27 (0.38%) BEA
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottinghamshire
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Posted: 12 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis IT
Salary: health, Pension, dental, etc.
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + bens- equity, pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago