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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 82 77 86
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Spring 3463 3917 3414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.20% 3.47% 3.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.53% 8.56% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2886 3188 2918
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
40579 45753 43633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.51% 40.53% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 34547 38230 38089
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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
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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 0 3191 £52,500 +5.00% 458
London -2 1677 £57,500 - 218
South East +1 628 £50,000 +11.11% 79
City of London -2 351 £60,000 - 60
South West -2 291 £45,000 +16.88% 40
East of England +49 221 £45,000 +2.27% 24
Scotland -3 185 £47,500 +11.76% 27
Berkshire +9 177 £55,000 -8.33% 19
Yorkshire -54 163 £42,500 +6.25% 22
Surrey -30 131 £55,000 +22.22% 16
West Yorkshire -36 119 £47,500 +18.75% 14
Hertfordshire +15 112 £46,500 +3.33% 8
Leeds -28 104 £50,000 +25.00% 13
North West -53 104 £40,000 - 39
Bristol +6 103 £37,500 -6.25% 15
Glasgow -6 101 £47,500 +5.55% 11
Hampshire -17 84 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Reading +35 80 £55,000 -4.34% 8
Manchester -39 72 £37,500 - 23
Dorset +19 69 £72,500 +34.25% 9
West Sussex -5 69 £45,000 +4.65% 5
East Sussex +36 65 £41,750 -4.57% 2
Brighton +23 56 £41,000 -8.88%
Edinburgh -11 51 £40,000 -0.62% 8
West Midlands -38 51 £45,000 - 14
Crawley -11 50 £45,000 - 3
East Midlands +38 49 £40,000 +1.91% 15
Gloucestershire +9 45 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Cambridgeshire +37 42 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Bournemouth +12 42 £67,500 +3.84% 7

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 6653 (98.10%) Java
2 3621 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
3 3477 (51.27%) Hibernate
4 2511 (37.02%) SQL
5 2411 (35.55%) JavaScript
6 2325 (34.28%) J2EE
7 2137 (31.51%) TDD
8 2035 (30.01%) HTML
9 1905 (28.09%) Oracle
10 1874 (27.63%) Web Services
11 1685 (24.85%) XML
12 1626 (23.98%) Maven
13 1535 (22.63%) MVC
14 1523 (22.46%) CSS
15 1517 (22.37%) Finance
16 1473 (21.72%) Linux
17 1404 (20.70%) Tomcat
18 1394 (20.55%) Scrum
19 1240 (18.28%) Software Engineering
20 1205 (17.77%) Degree
21 1189 (17.53%) OO
22 1178 (17.37%) JUnit
23 1122 (16.54%) MySQL
24 1072 (15.81%) E-Commerce
25 995 (14.67%) jQuery
26 985 (14.52%) Spring MVC
27 970 (14.30%) JSP
28 915 (13.49%) Java EE
29 897 (13.23%) SOAP
30 870 (12.83%) Continuous Integration

Spring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 1404 (20.70%) Tomcat
2 780 (11.50%) JBoss
3 743 (10.96%) Apache
4 593 (8.74%) WebLogic
5 466 (6.87%) WebSphere
6 314 (4.63%) Apache Solr
7 239 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
8 212 (3.13%) Node.js
9 205 (3.02%) CMS
10 125 (1.84%) WebSphere Application Server
10 125 (1.84%) Mule
11 100 (1.47%) Jetty
12 99 (1.46%) GlassFish
13 98 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
14 88 (1.30%) Adobe CQ
15 85 (1.25%) Liferay
16 80 (1.18%) Confluence
17 71 (1.05%) MQSeries
18 66 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
19 64 (0.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 83 (1.22%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.21%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.18%) Mingle
4 9 (0.13%) MS Office
5 4 (0.059%) MS Project
6 3 (0.044%) Weka
7 2 (0.029%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.029%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.029%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.015%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 37 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
2 25 (0.37%) Magento
3 20 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
5 10 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (0.13%) Staffware
7 7 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (0.088%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.074%) Summit
9 5 (0.074%) Fredhopper
10 4 (0.059%) Enfinity
10 4 (0.059%) BusinessWorks
11 3 (0.044%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (0.044%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.029%) Oracle EBS R12
12 2 (0.029%) Dynamics AX
13 1 (0.015%) Endur
13 1 (0.015%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 154 (2.27%) SaaS
2 144 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
3 81 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
4 46 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (0.46%) PaaS
6 23 (0.34%) GitHub
7 13 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.13%) IaaS
9 8 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.088%) ElastiCache
10 6 (0.088%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 6 (0.088%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.059%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.059%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.029%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.029%) Taleo
12 2 (0.029%) Heroku
12 2 (0.029%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.015%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.015%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 278 (4.10%) HTTP
2 253 (3.73%) Internet
3 57 (0.84%) SSL
4 37 (0.55%) LDAP
5 28 (0.41%) DNS
6 25 (0.37%) TCP/IP
7 22 (0.32%) IPv4
8 21 (0.31%) SAN
9 19 (0.28%) Firewall
10 17 (0.25%) AMQP
11 11 (0.16%) Broadband
12 7 (0.10%) SNMP
13 6 (0.088%) FTP
14 5 (0.074%) Kerberos
14 5 (0.074%) Intranet
14 5 (0.074%) IP Telephony
15 4 (0.059%) PuTTY
15 4 (0.059%) WinSCP
15 4 (0.059%) DHCP
16 3 (0.044%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1122 (16.54%) MySQL
2 790 (11.65%) NoSQL
3 766 (11.29%) Relational Database
4 679 (10.01%) SQL Server
5 542 (7.99%) MongoDB
6 478 (7.05%) RDBMS
7 401 (5.91%) Big Data
8 269 (3.97%) Hadoop
9 256 (3.77%) Oracle Database
10 231 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
11 165 (2.43%) DB2
12 154 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
13 107 (1.58%) Redis
14 71 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
15 61 (0.90%) MarkLogic
16 56 (0.83%) Riak
17 54 (0.80%) Couchbase
18 53 (0.78%) Hazelcast
18 53 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
19 49 (0.72%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1626 (23.98%) Maven
2 1178 (17.37%) JUnit
3 856 (12.62%) Git (software)
4 850 (12.53%) Subversion
5 839 (12.37%) Eclipse
6 575 (8.48%) Jenkins
7 525 (7.74%) Ant
8 326 (4.81%) JIRA
9 296 (4.36%) Mockito
10 275 (4.05%) Selenium
11 195 (2.88%) Cucumber
12 186 (2.74%) Hudson
13 111 (1.64%) Gradle
14 98 (1.45%) TestNG
15 82 (1.21%) jMock
16 73 (1.08%) IntelliJ
17 64 (0.94%) JMeter
18 63 (0.93%) JBehave
18 63 (0.93%) Jasmine
19 59 (0.87%) NetBeans
General
1 1517 (22.37%) Finance
2 575 (8.48%) Banking
3 388 (5.72%) Retail
4 317 (4.67%) Telecoms
5 287 (4.23%) Games
6 196 (2.89%) Investment Banking
7 159 (2.34%) Marketing
8 153 (2.26%) Front Office
9 129 (1.90%) Advertising
10 94 (1.39%) Publishing
11 89 (1.31%) Financial Institution
12 83 (1.22%) Legal
13 74 (1.09%) Back Office
13 74 (1.09%) Online Betting
14 43 (0.63%) French Language
15 40 (0.59%) Manufacturing
16 32 (0.47%) Automotive
17 30 (0.44%) Law
18 22 (0.32%) Aerospace
19 21 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5177 (76.33%) Developer
2 4470 (65.91%) Java Developer
3 1342 (19.79%) Senior Developer
4 1179 (17.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 542 (7.99%) Architect
6 501 (7.39%) Software Engineer
7 425 (6.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 276 (4.07%) Software Developer
9 258 (3.80%) Java Software Engineer
10 192 (2.83%) Solutions Architect
11 172 (2.54%) Programmer
11 172 (2.54%) Java Architect
12 169 (2.49%) Lead Developer
12 169 (2.49%) J2EE Developer
13 166 (2.45%) Analyst
14 164 (2.42%) Technical Leader
15 155 (2.29%) Web Developer
16 141 (2.08%) Technical Architect
17 137 (2.02%) Java Programmer
18 132 (1.95%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3477 (51.27%) Hibernate
2 2325 (34.28%) J2EE
3 2035 (30.01%) HTML
4 1874 (27.63%) Web Services
5 1685 (24.85%) XML
6 1523 (22.46%) CSS
7 995 (14.67%) jQuery
8 985 (14.52%) Spring MVC
9 970 (14.30%) JSP
10 915 (13.49%) Java EE
11 897 (13.23%) SOAP
12 855 (12.61%) Struts
13 812 (11.97%) REST
14 723 (10.66%) JMS
15 720 (10.62%) RESTful
16 674 (9.94%) HTML5
17 643 (9.48%) JSON
18 622 (9.17%) Ajax
19 611 (9.01%) JDBC
20 537 (7.92%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 714 (10.53%) Open Source
2 655 (9.66%) Computer Science
3 475 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
4 275 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
5 219 (3.23%) Client/Server
6 208 (3.07%) Mobile App
7 142 (2.09%) Mathematics
8 136 (2.01%) Management Information System
9 128 (1.89%) N-Tier
10 120 (1.77%) User Experience
11 108 (1.59%) Algorithms
12 107 (1.58%) Data Structures
13 104 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 100 (1.47%) Fixed Income
15 92 (1.36%) Derivative
16 81 (1.19%) Online Games
17 76 (1.12%) Digital Media
18 68 (1.00%) Equities
19 66 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
20 59 (0.87%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1473 (21.72%) Linux
2 813 (11.99%) UNIX
3 296 (4.36%) Windows
4 192 (2.83%) Android
5 156 (2.30%) Apple iOS
6 80 (1.18%) Solaris
7 44 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 40 (0.59%) Mac OS X
9 20 (0.29%) HPUX
10 19 (0.28%) AIX
10 19 (0.28%) CentOS
11 15 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
12 13 (0.19%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.10%) openSUSE
14 6 (0.088%) zOS
15 4 (0.059%) Debian
15 4 (0.059%) Windows Server 2008
16 3 (0.044%) Windows 7
17 2 (0.029%) Fedora
17 2 (0.029%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3621 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
2 2137 (31.51%) TDD
3 1535 (22.63%) MVC
4 1394 (20.55%) Scrum
5 1240 (18.28%) Software Engineering
6 1189 (17.53%) OO
7 1072 (15.81%) E-Commerce
8 870 (12.83%) Continuous Integration
9 807 (11.90%) Multithreading
10 697 (10.28%) BDD
11 625 (9.22%) SOA
12 504 (7.43%) Unit Testing
13 466 (6.87%) Mentoring
14 415 (6.12%) OOD
15 397 (5.85%) UML
16 351 (5.18%) Web Development
17 331 (4.88%) Pair Programming
18 279 (4.11%) OOP
19 215 (3.17%) Kanban
20 201 (2.96%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6653 (98.10%) Java
2 2511 (37.02%) SQL
3 2411 (35.55%) JavaScript
4 382 (5.63%) PL/SQL
5 371 (5.47%) Scala
6 324 (4.78%) C#
7 313 (4.62%) Groovy
8 297 (4.38%) C++
9 266 (3.92%) Python
10 254 (3.75%) PHP
11 202 (2.98%) Ruby
12 166 (2.45%) Perl
13 162 (2.39%) C
14 156 (2.30%) Shell Script
15 131 (1.93%) XPath
16 101 (1.49%) Bash Shell
17 85 (1.25%) XQuery
18 68 (1.00%) VB
19 47 (0.69%) VB.NET
19 47 (0.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1205 (17.77%) Degree
2 136 (2.01%) Security Cleared
3 88 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 62 (0.91%) Sun Certification
5 56 (0.83%) OCPJP
6 34 (0.50%) DV Cleared
7 30 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
8 25 (0.37%) OCMJD
9 14 (0.21%) PhD
10 5 (0.074%) CSSLP
11 4 (0.059%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.044%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.044%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.029%) OCPJWCD
13 2 (0.029%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.029%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.015%) ISEB
14 1 (0.015%) CISSP
14 1 (0.015%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 1 (0.015%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 275 (4.05%) QA
2 42 (0.62%) SLA
3 33 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 28 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 24 (0.35%) ISO 8583
6 11 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.074%) ISO 14001
7 5 (0.074%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.029%) EMIR
8 2 (0.029%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.029%) GCP
9 1 (0.015%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.015%) HL7
System Software
1 50 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (0.50%) Docker
3 17 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (0.22%) Varnish
5 13 (0.19%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.15%) VirtualBox
7 6 (0.088%) HDFS
8 5 (0.074%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.044%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.044%) KVM
9 3 (0.044%) vSphere
10 2 (0.029%) Squid
10 2 (0.029%) Active Directory
10 2 (0.029%) Platform Symphony
11 1 (0.015%) GridGain
11 1 (0.015%) vCloud
11 1 (0.015%) Firmware
11 1 (0.015%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.015%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 104 (1.53%) Puppet
2 78 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (0.41%) logstash
4 27 (0.40%) Kibana
4 27 (0.40%) StatsD
5 20 (0.29%) Vagrant
6 11 (0.16%) Ansible
7 9 (0.13%) Capistrano
8 7 (0.10%) Salt
9 6 (0.088%) Nagios
10 5 (0.074%) yum
11 4 (0.059%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.059%) Oozie
12 3 (0.044%) Hyperic
12 3 (0.044%) CA Single Sign-On
12 3 (0.044%) Data Guard
13 2 (0.029%) MOM
13 2 (0.029%) Hadoop YARN
14 1 (0.015%) Graphite
14 1 (0.015%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 1905 (28.09%) Oracle
2 341 (5.03%) hybris
3 302 (4.45%) IBM
4 188 (2.77%) Microsoft
5 185 (2.73%) TIBCO
6 168 (2.48%) Sybase
7 137 (2.02%) Google
8 121 (1.78%) Endeca
9 106 (1.56%) ATG
10 78 (1.15%) Adobe
11 75 (1.11%) Sun
12 74 (1.09%) Demandware
13 68 (1.00%) SAP
14 55 (0.81%) Intershop
15 53 (0.78%) VMware
15 53 (0.78%) BEA
16 52 (0.77%) Red Hat
17 41 (0.60%) Twitter
18 37 (0.55%) Sitecore
19 36 (0.53%) Terracotta
Wokingham, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benfits and Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 28 days holiday + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
East London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75 - £85 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Pensiontrade repository
Posted: 7 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Walter Everett
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum + package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Severn Trent Water
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus attractive benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £110,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £2500 - £22500 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago