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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 94 90 89
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Spring 2903 3362 3890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.95% 3.15% 3.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.68% 8.31% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2495 2835 3205
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 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +7.05%

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
37811 40469 47899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.46% 37.93% 40.08%
Number of salaries quoted 32762 34598 40946
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 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 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 31 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 -3 2680 £55,000 +4.76% 342
London -18 1313 £60,000 +4.34% 176
South East -15 494 £50,000 - 37
South West -1 231 £45,000 +12.50% 33
City of London -16 215 £65,000 +8.33% 42
Yorkshire +44 167 £45,000 - 31
Scotland -8 165 £45,000 - 24
West Midlands +58 160 £47,500 - 7
North West +33 139 £47,500 +18.75% 30
East of England -39 136 £47,500 +3.26% 19
Glasgow +5 129 £45,000 -10.00% 14
Surrey -32 98 £55,000 - 13
Manchester +12 93 £50,000 +25.00% 15
Buckinghamshire +45 72 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Milton Keynes +42 72 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Hampshire -3 72 £50,000 +51.51% 4
Berkshire -36 72 £57,500 +4.54% 1
West Yorkshire -21 71 £50,000 - 18
Bristol -7 69 £40,000 +6.66% 6
West Sussex +13 65 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Birmingham +16 63 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Leeds -9 62 £51,250 +2.50% 16
Wiltshire +43 61 £45,500 +16.66% 6
Oxfordshire -1 59 £52,500 +10.52% 6
South Yorkshire +44 57 £40,000 - 10
Gloucestershire -6 51 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Hertfordshire -26 51 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Warwickshire +24 48 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Warwick +14 43 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Edinburgh -4 42 £45,000 +12.50% 6

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 6190 (98.29%) Java
2 4196 (66.62%) Agile Software Development
3 3095 (49.14%) Hibernate
4 2528 (40.14%) JavaScript
5 2312 (36.71%) SQL
6 2284 (36.27%) TDD
7 2028 (32.20%) HTML
8 1845 (29.30%) Web Services
9 1706 (27.09%) Scrum
10 1678 (26.64%) J2EE
11 1650 (26.20%) Maven
12 1580 (25.09%) CSS
13 1537 (24.40%) Oracle
14 1536 (24.39%) JUnit
15 1496 (23.75%) Finance
16 1385 (21.99%) Software Engineering
17 1293 (20.53%) Continuous Integration
18 1250 (19.85%) XML
19 1227 (19.48%) Degree
20 1209 (19.20%) MVC
21 1167 (18.53%) Linux
22 1161 (18.43%) REST
23 1140 (18.10%) Tomcat
24 1077 (17.10%) OO
25 1065 (16.91%) RESTful
26 1063 (16.88%) Java EE
27 1017 (16.15%) Git (software)
28 1002 (15.91%) jQuery
29 981 (15.58%) MySQL
30 979 (15.54%) 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 1140 (18.10%) Tomcat
2 705 (11.19%) JBoss
3 442 (7.02%) Apache
4 359 (5.70%) WebSphere
5 302 (4.80%) Node.js
6 275 (4.37%) WebLogic
7 231 (3.67%) Elasticsearch
8 205 (3.26%) Mule
9 179 (2.84%) Apache Solr
10 170 (2.70%) CMS
11 159 (2.52%) GlassFish
12 131 (2.08%) Apache Spark
13 130 (2.06%) Jetty
13 130 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
14 107 (1.70%) Confluence
15 101 (1.60%) WildFly
16 99 (1.57%) Alfresco
17 94 (1.49%) Mule ESB
18 66 (1.05%) nginx
19 57 (0.91%) Liferay
Applications
1 40 (0.64%) MS Excel
2 28 (0.44%) Photoshop
3 16 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.17%) MS Office
5 7 (0.11%) Mathematica
5 7 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.095%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.095%) Maple
7 3 (0.048%) HipChat
8 1 (0.016%) Mingle
8 1 (0.016%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 90 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 48 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
3 14 (0.22%) Magento
4 12 (0.19%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 11 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
6 10 (0.16%) Eloqua
7 9 (0.14%) SAP hybris
8 7 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
9 3 (0.048%) Apache OFBiz
9 3 (0.048%) Sentinel
10 2 (0.032%) AWD
10 2 (0.032%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.032%) Unit4 Business World
11 1 (0.016%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.016%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (0.016%) Oracle CRM
11 1 (0.016%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 373 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
2 244 (3.87%) SaaS
3 66 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
4 63 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 57 (0.91%) GitHub
6 44 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
7 21 (0.33%) Bluemix
8 16 (0.25%) PaaS
9 15 (0.24%) Google Analytics
10 13 (0.21%) IaaS
11 12 (0.19%) Amazon S3
11 12 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
11 12 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
12 11 (0.17%) iPaaS
13 10 (0.16%) Boomi
13 10 (0.16%) Heroku
13 10 (0.16%) SoftLayer
13 10 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
13 10 (0.16%) Sumo Logic
13 10 (0.16%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 159 (2.52%) HTTP
2 121 (1.92%) Internet
3 67 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 64 (1.02%) SSL
5 37 (0.59%) LDAP
6 29 (0.46%) AMQP
7 26 (0.41%) DNS
8 20 (0.32%) HTTPS
9 18 (0.29%) SNMP
10 16 (0.25%) VPN
11 15 (0.24%) Wireless
12 13 (0.21%) WebEx
13 12 (0.19%) Network Security
14 9 (0.14%) SMS
15 7 (0.11%) SSH
16 6 (0.095%) ATM
16 6 (0.095%) Skype
16 6 (0.095%) VoIP
17 5 (0.079%) Bluetooth
17 5 (0.079%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 981 (15.58%) MySQL
2 871 (13.83%) NoSQL
3 698 (11.08%) MongoDB
4 642 (10.19%) Relational Database
5 559 (8.88%) SQL Server
6 514 (8.16%) Big Data
7 393 (6.24%) PostgreSQL
8 374 (5.94%) RDBMS
9 326 (5.18%) Hadoop
10 310 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 287 (4.56%) Oracle Database
12 101 (1.60%) Hazelcast
13 94 (1.49%) Neo4j
14 76 (1.21%) DB2
15 70 (1.11%) Redis
16 64 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
17 62 (0.98%) CouchDB
18 57 (0.91%) Apache Hive
19 52 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 50 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1650 (26.20%) Maven
2 1536 (24.39%) JUnit
3 1017 (16.15%) Git (software)
4 979 (15.54%) Jenkins
5 704 (11.18%) Subversion
6 562 (8.92%) Eclipse
7 462 (7.34%) Cucumber
8 451 (7.16%) Ant
9 433 (6.88%) Mockito
10 426 (6.76%) Selenium
11 420 (6.67%) JIRA
12 412 (6.54%) Gradle
13 265 (4.21%) Hudson
14 188 (2.99%) IntelliJ
15 140 (2.22%) jMock
16 132 (2.10%) JBehave
17 123 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 121 (1.92%) TestNG
19 99 (1.57%) EasyMock
20 78 (1.24%) TeamCity
General
1 1496 (23.75%) Finance
2 555 (8.81%) Banking
3 372 (5.91%) Telecoms
4 344 (5.46%) Games
5 309 (4.91%) Retail
6 247 (3.92%) Marketing
7 133 (2.11%) Front Office
8 125 (1.98%) Investment Banking
9 110 (1.75%) Manufacturing
10 97 (1.54%) Electronics
11 85 (1.35%) Financial Institution
12 77 (1.22%) Publishing
13 71 (1.13%) Law
14 70 (1.11%) Billing
15 48 (0.76%) Back Office
16 41 (0.65%) Advertising
17 36 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
18 33 (0.52%) Automotive
19 21 (0.33%) French Language
20 16 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5131 (81.47%) Developer
2 4734 (75.17%) Java Developer
3 1422 (22.58%) Senior Developer
4 1346 (21.37%) Senior Java Developer
5 541 (8.59%) Agile Developer
6 532 (8.45%) Agile Java Developer
7 516 (8.19%) Lead Developer
8 465 (7.38%) Java Engineer
9 378 (6.00%) Software Engineer
10 366 (5.81%) Java Software Developer
11 361 (5.73%) Software Developer
12 357 (5.67%) Lead Java Developer
13 328 (5.21%) J2EE Developer
14 325 (5.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 298 (4.73%) JavaScript Developer
16 292 (4.64%) Architect
17 290 (4.60%) Java Software Engineer
18 191 (3.03%) Junior
19 177 (2.81%) Junior Developer
20 175 (2.78%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3095 (49.14%) Hibernate
2 2028 (32.20%) HTML
3 1845 (29.30%) Web Services
4 1678 (26.64%) J2EE
5 1580 (25.09%) CSS
6 1250 (19.85%) XML
7 1161 (18.43%) REST
8 1065 (16.91%) RESTful
9 1063 (16.88%) Java EE
10 1002 (15.91%) jQuery
11 903 (14.34%) JMS
12 880 (13.97%) SOAP
13 861 (13.67%) AngularJS
14 814 (12.92%) Spring MVC
15 771 (12.24%) JSP
16 729 (11.58%) JSON
17 705 (11.19%) JPA
18 690 (10.96%) HTML5
19 524 (8.32%) Ajax
20 497 (7.89%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 799 (12.69%) Computer Science
2 343 (5.45%) Mathematics
3 321 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
4 215 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
5 205 (3.26%) User Experience
6 197 (3.13%) Mobile App
7 136 (2.16%) Algorithms
8 128 (2.03%) Data Structures
9 103 (1.64%) Fintech
10 102 (1.62%) Equities
11 87 (1.38%) Online Games
12 86 (1.37%) iPad
13 77 (1.22%) Client/Server
14 75 (1.19%) Artificial Intelligence
15 74 (1.17%) Visualisation
16 72 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 66 (1.05%) Inversion of Control
18 58 (0.92%) N-Tier
19 49 (0.78%) Data Integration
20 46 (0.73%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1167 (18.53%) Linux
2 553 (8.78%) Unix
3 305 (4.84%) Windows
4 302 (4.80%) Android
5 242 (3.84%) Apple iOS
6 52 (0.83%) Ubuntu
7 31 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (0.44%) Windows Phone
9 24 (0.38%) CentOS
10 23 (0.37%) Windows Server
11 21 (0.33%) Mac OS X
12 17 (0.27%) openSUSE
12 17 (0.27%) Solaris
13 15 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
14 12 (0.19%) Mac OS
15 9 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (0.064%) HPUX
17 2 (0.032%) SUSE
17 2 (0.032%) VMS
18 1 (0.016%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4196 (66.62%) Agile Software Development
2 2284 (36.27%) TDD
3 1706 (27.09%) Scrum
4 1385 (21.99%) Software Engineering
5 1293 (20.53%) Continuous Integration
6 1209 (19.20%) MVC
7 1077 (17.10%) OO
8 911 (14.46%) BDD
9 721 (11.45%) Open Source
10 716 (11.37%) Unit Testing
11 683 (10.84%) E-Commerce
12 672 (10.67%) SOA
13 600 (9.53%) Web Development
14 565 (8.97%) Multithreading
15 513 (8.15%) SDLC
16 492 (7.81%) Mentoring
17 452 (7.18%) Kanban
18 405 (6.43%) Microservices
19 396 (6.29%) Pair Programming
20 359 (5.70%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6190 (98.29%) Java
2 2528 (40.14%) JavaScript
3 2312 (36.71%) SQL
4 637 (10.11%) Scala
5 452 (7.18%) Python
6 435 (6.91%) Groovy
7 364 (5.78%) PL/SQL
8 292 (4.64%) C#
9 239 (3.79%) Ruby
10 216 (3.43%) C++
11 187 (2.97%) PHP
12 180 (2.86%) Shell Script
13 147 (2.33%) Clojure
14 105 (1.67%) Perl
15 101 (1.60%) C
16 84 (1.33%) Bash Shell
17 74 (1.17%) Objective-C
18 72 (1.14%) T-SQL
19 25 (0.40%) Go
20 23 (0.37%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1227 (19.48%) Degree
2 193 (3.06%) Security Cleared
3 122 (1.94%) SC Cleared
4 62 (0.98%) DV Cleared
5 41 (0.65%) Sun Certification
6 35 (0.56%) PhD
7 27 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
8 24 (0.38%) ISEB
8 24 (0.38%) ISTQB
9 20 (0.32%) OCPJP
10 6 (0.095%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.095%) Postgraduate
11 5 (0.079%) HND
12 4 (0.064%) CCDP
12 4 (0.064%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.032%) OCP
13 2 (0.032%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.016%) MBA
14 1 (0.016%) OCA
14 1 (0.016%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 398 (6.32%) QA
2 53 (0.84%) SLA
3 19 (0.30%) ISO20022
4 18 (0.29%) ISO15022
5 9 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.095%) Section 508
6 6 (0.095%) WCAG
7 3 (0.048%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.032%) PA-DSS
8 2 (0.032%) SDET
9 1 (0.016%) COBIT
9 1 (0.016%) HL7
9 1 (0.016%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 224 (3.56%) Docker
2 31 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 29 (0.46%) HDFS
4 20 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (0.29%) Active Directory
6 13 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (0.13%) VirtualBox
8 7 (0.11%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.11%) KVM
9 5 (0.079%) Xen
10 3 (0.048%) Cronacle
11 2 (0.032%) NFS
11 2 (0.032%) XenServer
12 1 (0.016%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 1 (0.016%) Varnish
12 1 (0.016%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.016%) vSphere
12 1 (0.016%) zsh
Systems Management
1 175 (2.78%) Puppet
2 77 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (0.52%) Ansible
4 23 (0.37%) Salt
5 20 (0.32%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 19 (0.30%) Kubernetes
7 18 (0.29%) yum
8 17 (0.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 15 (0.24%) Grafana
9 15 (0.24%) Graphite
9 15 (0.24%) Terraform
10 13 (0.21%) Packer
11 12 (0.19%) Nagios
11 12 (0.19%) Tivoli
12 11 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 11 (0.17%) Uchiwa
13 10 (0.16%) Jitterbit
14 8 (0.13%) Control-M
14 8 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
15 7 (0.11%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 1537 (24.40%) Oracle
2 260 (4.13%) hybris
3 182 (2.89%) IBM
4 134 (2.13%) Google
4 134 (2.13%) Sybase
5 122 (1.94%) Microsoft
6 114 (1.81%) SAP
7 76 (1.21%) Red Hat
8 74 (1.17%) Adobe
9 71 (1.13%) Facebook
10 66 (1.05%) ATG
11 64 (1.02%) Twitter
12 62 (0.98%) MuleSoft
13 59 (0.94%) Atlassian
14 51 (0.81%) TIBCO
15 49 (0.78%) Sun
16 46 (0.73%) StreamBase
17 42 (0.67%) Demandware
18 41 (0.65%) BEA
19 40 (0.64%) Splunk
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