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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 79 97 81
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs citing Spring 3435 3269 3716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.39% 3.07% 3.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.93% 8.25% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2954 2735 3030
Average salary £50,250 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.42% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
38451 39642 43470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.97% 37.19% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33162 34121 36331
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +22 3190 £52,500 - 502
London -8 1525 £60,000 +4.34% 248
South East +13 595 £47,500 - 75
South West +6 278 £40,000 - 48
City of London +1 248 £60,000 - 61
Yorkshire +38 222 £45,000 +2.27% 27
East of England +4 196 £47,500 +5.55% 17
West Yorkshire +22 178 £45,000 - 18
Leeds +20 162 £46,500 -13.48% 16
Scotland +10 161 £45,000 - 16
North West +58 149 £45,000 +12.50% 38
West Midlands +56 149 £47,500 +5.55% 33
Glasgow +4 113 £45,000 - 11
Bristol -6 113 £39,500 -1.25% 16
Buckinghamshire +62 110 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Oxfordshire +59 106 £53,250 +12.10% 12
Milton Keynes +51 99 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Manchester +35 83 £50,000 +25.00% 23
West Sussex +4 80 £40,000 - 3
Hertfordshire -13 79 £47,500 - 8
Surrey -17 77 £52,500 +5.00% 18
Oxford +33 72 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Hampshire +7 66 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Berkshire -82 64 £64,500 +17.27% 15
Warwickshire +27 50 £52,500 +5.00% 4
East Midlands +18 50 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Edinburgh +24 48 £45,000 - 4
Cambridgeshire +10 47 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Birmingham +23 46 £46,000 +31.42% 17
Warwick +14 46 £55,000 +10.00% 3

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6961 (98.56%) Java
2 4647 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3745 (53.02%) Hibernate
4 2883 (40.82%) JavaScript
5 2647 (37.48%) SQL
6 2524 (35.74%) TDD
7 2291 (32.44%) HTML
8 2127 (30.11%) J2EE
9 2108 (29.85%) Web Services
10 1814 (25.68%) Oracle
11 1789 (25.33%) Scrum
12 1749 (24.76%) Maven
13 1712 (24.24%) CSS
14 1637 (23.18%) Finance
15 1621 (22.95%) XML
16 1581 (22.38%) Software Engineering
17 1526 (21.61%) JUnit
18 1386 (19.62%) Linux
19 1363 (19.30%) MVC
20 1344 (19.03%) Degree
21 1339 (18.96%) Continuous Integration
22 1328 (18.80%) OO
23 1312 (18.58%) Tomcat
24 1233 (17.46%) Java EE
25 1231 (17.43%) REST
26 1160 (16.42%) jQuery
27 1145 (16.21%) Git (software)
28 1080 (15.29%) MySQL
29 1046 (14.81%) RESTful
30 1042 (14.75%) SOAP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1312 (18.58%) Tomcat
2 824 (11.67%) JBoss
3 543 (7.69%) Apache
4 400 (5.66%) WebSphere
5 351 (4.97%) WebLogic
6 341 (4.83%) Node.js
7 179 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
8 173 (2.45%) GlassFish
9 170 (2.41%) CMS
10 162 (2.29%) Mule
11 155 (2.19%) Apache Solr
11 155 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
12 131 (1.85%) Confluence
13 128 (1.81%) Jetty
14 93 (1.32%) Alfresco
15 90 (1.27%) Liferay
16 89 (1.26%) Mule ESB
17 72 (1.02%) Oracle Coherence
18 62 (0.88%) Apache Spark
19 58 (0.82%) nginx
Applications
1 59 (0.84%) MS Excel
2 30 (0.42%) Photoshop
3 20 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.20%) MS Office
5 7 (0.099%) HipChat
6 6 (0.085%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.057%) Mingle
8 3 (0.042%) Mathematica
9 2 (0.028%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.014%) Maple
10 1 (0.014%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 74 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 64 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (0.16%) Eloqua
4 10 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
5 9 (0.13%) ION MarketView
5 9 (0.13%) Magento
6 5 (0.071%) SunGard Martini
7 4 (0.057%) Oracle Retail
7 4 (0.057%) SAP hybris
8 3 (0.042%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.042%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.042%) RMDS
9 2 (0.028%) AWD
9 2 (0.028%) Fredhopper
10 1 (0.014%) OpenText Process Suite
10 1 (0.014%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.014%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.014%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.014%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 437 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 273 (3.87%) SaaS
3 87 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
4 58 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
5 55 (0.78%) IaaS
6 45 (0.64%) GitHub
7 37 (0.52%) PaaS
8 31 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
9 27 (0.38%) iPaaS
10 25 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
10 25 (0.35%) Bluemix
11 20 (0.28%) Heroku
12 11 (0.16%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
12 11 (0.16%) Boomi
12 11 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
12 11 (0.16%) Taleo
13 10 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.042%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (0.042%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 179 (2.53%) HTTP
2 160 (2.27%) Internet
3 60 (0.85%) SSL
3 60 (0.85%) TCP/IP
4 49 (0.69%) AMQP
5 46 (0.65%) LDAP
6 22 (0.31%) DNS
7 21 (0.30%) OpenLDAP
8 13 (0.18%) WebEx
9 12 (0.17%) HTTPS
9 12 (0.17%) Skype
9 12 (0.17%) VoIP
10 9 (0.13%) ATM
10 9 (0.13%) MQTT
11 8 (0.11%) GSM
11 8 (0.11%) Intranet
11 8 (0.11%) SMS
12 7 (0.099%) IPv4
12 7 (0.099%) IPv6
12 7 (0.099%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1080 (15.29%) MySQL
2 941 (13.32%) NoSQL
3 819 (11.60%) MongoDB
4 776 (10.99%) Relational Database
5 680 (9.63%) SQL Server
6 514 (7.28%) Big Data
7 414 (5.86%) RDBMS
8 358 (5.07%) PostgreSQL
9 328 (4.64%) Hadoop
10 326 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
11 314 (4.45%) Oracle Database
12 174 (2.46%) Neo4j
13 120 (1.70%) Hazelcast
14 107 (1.51%) DB2
15 77 (1.09%) Apache Hive
16 66 (0.93%) Redis
17 64 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
18 48 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 39 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
20 34 (0.48%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1749 (24.76%) Maven
2 1526 (21.61%) JUnit
3 1145 (16.21%) Git (software)
4 931 (13.18%) Jenkins
5 809 (11.45%) Subversion
6 798 (11.30%) Eclipse
7 465 (6.58%) Selenium
8 460 (6.51%) Ant
9 407 (5.76%) JIRA
10 396 (5.61%) Mockito
11 371 (5.25%) Cucumber
12 252 (3.57%) Gradle
13 224 (3.17%) IntelliJ
14 216 (3.06%) Hudson
15 121 (1.71%) jMock
16 116 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 105 (1.49%) TestNG
18 85 (1.20%) TeamCity
19 73 (1.03%) Mercurial
20 71 (1.01%) JBehave
General
1 1637 (23.18%) Finance
2 463 (6.56%) Banking
3 428 (6.06%) Games
4 312 (4.42%) Telecoms
5 288 (4.08%) Retail
6 217 (3.07%) Marketing
7 182 (2.58%) Front Office
8 150 (2.12%) Investment Banking
9 85 (1.20%) Financial Institution
10 83 (1.18%) Publishing
11 79 (1.12%) Manufacturing
12 76 (1.08%) Electronics
12 76 (1.08%) Law
13 63 (0.89%) Back Office
14 59 (0.84%) Advertising
15 56 (0.79%) Billing
16 22 (0.31%) Automotive
17 20 (0.28%) Online Betting
18 19 (0.27%) French Language
18 19 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5641 (79.87%) Developer
2 5164 (73.11%) Java Developer
3 1516 (21.46%) Senior Developer
4 1400 (19.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 684 (9.68%) Agile Developer
6 671 (9.50%) Agile Java Developer
7 643 (9.10%) Java Engineer
8 489 (6.92%) Software Engineer
9 467 (6.61%) Lead Developer
10 447 (6.33%) J2EE Developer
11 439 (6.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 398 (5.63%) Java Software Developer
13 389 (5.51%) Java Software Engineer
14 349 (4.94%) Architect
15 336 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
16 321 (4.54%) Software Developer
17 276 (3.91%) Lead Java Developer
18 222 (3.14%) Technical Leader
19 210 (2.97%) SQL Developer
20 207 (2.93%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3745 (53.02%) Hibernate
2 2291 (32.44%) HTML
3 2127 (30.11%) J2EE
4 2108 (29.85%) Web Services
5 1712 (24.24%) CSS
6 1621 (22.95%) XML
7 1233 (17.46%) Java EE
8 1231 (17.43%) REST
9 1160 (16.42%) jQuery
10 1046 (14.81%) RESTful
11 1042 (14.75%) SOAP
12 968 (13.71%) AngularJS
13 964 (13.65%) JSP
14 925 (13.10%) Spring MVC
15 876 (12.40%) JSON
16 847 (11.99%) JMS
17 803 (11.37%) HTML5
18 658 (9.32%) JPA
19 631 (8.93%) Struts
20 480 (6.80%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 870 (12.32%) Computer Science
2 437 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 281 (3.98%) Mathematics
4 257 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
5 186 (2.63%) User Experience
6 166 (2.35%) Mobile App
7 131 (1.85%) Fixed Income
8 130 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 121 (1.71%) Equities
9 121 (1.71%) N-Tier
10 109 (1.54%) Online Games
11 101 (1.43%) Client/Server
12 98 (1.39%) Algorithms
13 94 (1.33%) Data Structures
14 93 (1.32%) Derivative
15 86 (1.22%) Fintech
16 78 (1.10%) iPad
17 66 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
18 64 (0.91%) Visualisation
19 62 (0.88%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1386 (19.62%) Linux
2 731 (10.35%) Unix
3 331 (4.69%) Windows
4 225 (3.19%) Android
5 213 (3.02%) Apple iOS
6 40 (0.57%) Windows Phone
7 26 (0.37%) CentOS
8 24 (0.34%) Solaris
9 22 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 17 (0.24%) Mac OS
12 14 (0.20%) Windows Server
13 13 (0.18%) Ubuntu
14 9 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
14 9 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
15 7 (0.099%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (0.085%) zOS
17 4 (0.057%) Debian
17 4 (0.057%) Oracle Linux
18 3 (0.042%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4647 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
2 2524 (35.74%) TDD
3 1789 (25.33%) Scrum
4 1581 (22.38%) Software Engineering
5 1363 (19.30%) MVC
6 1339 (18.96%) Continuous Integration
7 1328 (18.80%) OO
8 906 (12.83%) BDD
9 851 (12.05%) E-Commerce
10 806 (11.41%) Open Source
11 763 (10.80%) SOA
12 651 (9.22%) Unit Testing
13 648 (9.17%) SDLC
14 614 (8.69%) Multithreading
15 518 (7.33%) Mentoring
16 428 (6.06%) Kanban
17 418 (5.92%) OOP
18 404 (5.72%) OOD
19 397 (5.62%) Pair Programming
20 391 (5.54%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6961 (98.56%) Java
2 2883 (40.82%) JavaScript
3 2647 (37.48%) SQL
4 604 (8.55%) Scala
5 500 (7.08%) Python
6 413 (5.85%) Groovy
7 353 (5.00%) C#
8 315 (4.46%) PL/SQL
9 284 (4.02%) Ruby
10 258 (3.65%) C++
11 189 (2.68%) Shell Script
12 156 (2.21%) PHP
13 145 (2.05%) Perl
14 139 (1.97%) Clojure
15 130 (1.84%) C
16 109 (1.54%) Bash Shell
17 77 (1.09%) Objective-C
18 55 (0.78%) T-SQL
19 54 (0.76%) XPath
20 34 (0.48%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1344 (19.03%) Degree
2 214 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 154 (2.18%) SC Cleared
4 45 (0.64%) DV Cleared
5 39 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
6 37 (0.52%) Sun Certification
7 33 (0.47%) OCPJP
8 21 (0.30%) PhD
9 17 (0.24%) HND
10 9 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.071%) OCPJWCD
12 4 (0.057%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.057%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.057%) PMP
12 4 (0.057%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 3 (0.042%) MCP
13 3 (0.042%) MCSE
14 2 (0.028%) CCDP
14 2 (0.028%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.028%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 419 (5.93%) QA
2 59 (0.84%) SLA
3 24 (0.34%) PCI DSS
4 17 (0.24%) ISO20022
5 12 (0.17%) ISO15022
6 5 (0.071%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.071%) ISO 8583
6 5 (0.071%) SEPA
7 4 (0.057%) SDET
8 2 (0.028%) PA-DSS
8 2 (0.028%) WCAG
9 1 (0.014%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 147 (2.08%) Docker
2 33 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 23 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.21%) vCloud
5 8 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.099%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.099%) HDFS
6 7 (0.099%) VirtualBox
7 6 (0.085%) Varnish
8 4 (0.057%) iptables
9 3 (0.042%) KVM
9 3 (0.042%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.042%) zsh
10 2 (0.028%) NFS
10 2 (0.028%) XenServer
11 1 (0.014%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.014%) Cronacle
11 1 (0.014%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.014%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.014%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 194 (2.75%) Puppet
2 108 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (0.68%) Ansible
4 23 (0.33%) Capistrano
4 23 (0.33%) Nagios
5 18 (0.25%) Graphite
5 18 (0.25%) logstash
6 17 (0.24%) Kibana
7 16 (0.23%) Opsview
7 16 (0.23%) yum
8 13 (0.18%) Salt
9 11 (0.16%) Grafana
9 11 (0.16%) Jitterbit
9 11 (0.16%) StatsD
9 11 (0.16%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 8 (0.11%) HAProxy
10 8 (0.11%) Tivoli
11 7 (0.099%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (0.085%) BladeLogic
12 6 (0.085%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1814 (25.68%) Oracle
2 293 (4.15%) hybris
3 226 (3.20%) IBM
4 197 (2.79%) Google
5 169 (2.39%) Sybase
6 105 (1.49%) Microsoft
7 92 (1.30%) SAP
8 77 (1.09%) Sun
9 75 (1.06%) ATG
10 67 (0.95%) Twitter
11 65 (0.92%) Red Hat
12 62 (0.88%) Adobe
12 62 (0.88%) TIBCO
13 49 (0.69%) Atlassian
14 46 (0.65%) Facebook
15 45 (0.64%) Demandware
15 45 (0.64%) VMware
16 38 (0.54%) webMethods
17 36 (0.51%) BEA
18 31 (0.44%) Informatica
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