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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 96 78 98
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Permanent jobs citing Spring 2820 3704 3387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.95% 3.42% 2.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.60% 9.07% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2381 3119 2764
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
37110 40828 43556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.78% 37.72% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32146 35022 36654
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -20 2618 £52,500 - 352
London -23 1177 £62,500 +4.16% 146
South East +2 499 £50,000 +5.26% 42
South West +10 282 £47,500 +5.55% 31
East of England -9 203 £50,000 +5.26% 32
North West -18 202 £45,750 +7.64% 44
City of London -4 161 £65,000 - 37
Manchester -13 152 £47,500 +5.55% 35
Scotland -7 115 £45,000 - 16
Yorkshire -21 114 £42,500 -10.52% 27
Surrey +25 105 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Gloucestershire +18 94 £50,000 -5.21% 8
Berkshire -27 89 £51,250 -2.38% 7
Hertfordshire -6 87 £55,000 +4.76% 15
West Midlands -28 79 £45,000 -7.69% 10
Buckinghamshire +18 78 £45,000 - 10
Bristol -9 73 £47,500 - 11
Milton Keynes +17 71 £45,000 - 6
West Sussex +19 66 £50,000 +13.63% 1
Glasgow -18 58 £45,000 - 12
West Yorkshire -56 57 £45,000 -5.26% 17
Oxfordshire +5 56 £52,500 +40.00% 6
East Midlands -30 56 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Somerset +7 48 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Wales -16 48 £40,000 - 9
Leeds -55 48 £47,500 - 10
Edinburgh +6 46 £45,000 - 3
South Wales -17 46 £40,000 - 8
Wiltshire +17 43 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Bath +10 43 £50,000 +5.26% 2

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 5499 (98.11%) Java
2 3784 (67.51%) Agile Software Development
3 2611 (46.58%) Hibernate
4 2121 (37.84%) JavaScript
5 2070 (36.93%) TDD
6 1947 (34.74%) SQL
7 1784 (31.83%) HTML
8 1639 (29.24%) Web Services
9 1563 (27.89%) Scrum
10 1457 (25.99%) Maven
11 1408 (25.12%) J2EE
12 1318 (23.51%) Oracle
13 1275 (22.75%) CSS
14 1232 (21.98%) Finance
15 1204 (21.48%) JUnit
16 1199 (21.39%) Software Engineering
17 1191 (21.25%) REST
18 1168 (20.84%) MVC
19 1115 (19.89%) Continuous Integration
20 1007 (17.97%) Linux
21 996 (17.77%) Jenkins
22 991 (17.68%) XML
23 976 (17.41%) OO
24 973 (17.36%) Git (software)
25 959 (17.11%) RESTful
26 934 (16.66%) NoSQL
27 919 (16.40%) Java EE
28 906 (16.16%) AngularJS
29 873 (15.58%) BDD
30 869 (15.50%) MySQL

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
1 854 (15.24%) Tomcat
2 597 (10.65%) JBoss
3 382 (6.82%) Apache
4 284 (5.07%) WebLogic
5 280 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 252 (4.50%) Elasticsearch
7 179 (3.19%) Mule
8 158 (2.82%) Apache Solr
9 149 (2.66%) Apache Spark
10 138 (2.46%) CMS
11 129 (2.30%) Confluence
12 115 (2.05%) Jetty
13 109 (1.94%) Mule ESB
14 99 (1.77%) GlassFish
15 92 (1.64%) Alfresco
16 73 (1.30%) WildFly
17 70 (1.25%) nginx
18 68 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
19 37 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
20 33 (0.59%) Joomla!
Applications
1 21 (0.37%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.16%) MS Office
3 8 (0.14%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.071%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.018%) HipChat
6 1 (0.018%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.018%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 77 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 67 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
3 23 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
4 15 (0.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 10 (0.18%) Magento
5 10 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
5 10 (0.18%) Sentinel
6 9 (0.16%) BASE24
7 8 (0.14%) SAP hybris
8 5 (0.089%) Unit4 Business World
9 4 (0.071%) Apache OFBiz
9 4 (0.071%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (0.054%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (0.036%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 1 (0.018%) Misys Midas
12 1 (0.018%) Oracle CRM
12 1 (0.018%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 446 (7.96%) Amazon AWS
2 192 (3.43%) SaaS
3 82 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
4 77 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
5 73 (1.30%) GitHub
6 61 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 44 (0.79%) PaaS
8 41 (0.73%) IaaS
9 17 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
10 16 (0.29%) Google Analytics
11 14 (0.25%) SoftLayer
11 14 (0.25%) Sumo Logic
12 12 (0.21%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (0.11%) Heroku
14 5 (0.089%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 5 (0.089%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (0.089%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 4 (0.071%) Rackspace Cloud
16 3 (0.054%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 139 (2.48%) Internet
2 117 (2.09%) HTTP
3 65 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 51 (0.91%) SSL
5 40 (0.71%) LDAP
6 25 (0.45%) SNMP
7 23 (0.41%) DNS
8 21 (0.37%) VPN
9 19 (0.34%) HTTPS
10 14 (0.25%) FTP
10 14 (0.25%) Wireless
11 10 (0.18%) Intranet
12 9 (0.16%) Firewall
13 8 (0.14%) ATM
13 8 (0.14%) SMPP
14 7 (0.12%) AMQP
14 7 (0.12%) Bluetooth
14 7 (0.12%) Network Security
14 7 (0.12%) NFC
15 3 (0.054%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 934 (16.66%) NoSQL
2 869 (15.50%) MySQL
3 782 (13.95%) MongoDB
4 534 (9.53%) Big Data
5 485 (8.65%) Relational Database
6 392 (6.99%) SQL Server
7 374 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 325 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
9 290 (5.17%) Hadoop
10 287 (5.12%) Oracle Database
11 259 (4.62%) RDBMS
12 134 (2.39%) Neo4j
13 119 (2.12%) Redis
14 94 (1.68%) Hazelcast
15 83 (1.48%) DB2
16 68 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
17 67 (1.20%) CouchDB
18 66 (1.18%) Apache Hive
19 56 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
20 55 (0.98%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1457 (25.99%) Maven
2 1204 (21.48%) JUnit
3 996 (17.77%) Jenkins
4 973 (17.36%) Git (software)
5 643 (11.47%) Subversion
6 533 (9.51%) Gradle
7 475 (8.47%) Ant
8 409 (7.30%) JIRA
9 404 (7.21%) Cucumber
10 402 (7.17%) Eclipse
11 396 (7.07%) Mockito
12 353 (6.30%) Selenium
13 180 (3.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 179 (3.19%) IntelliJ
15 163 (2.91%) Hudson
16 126 (2.25%) TestNG
17 112 (2.00%) EasyMock
18 97 (1.73%) JBehave
19 94 (1.68%) jMock
20 91 (1.62%) TeamCity
General
1 1232 (21.98%) Finance
2 477 (8.51%) Banking
3 332 (5.92%) Telecoms
4 289 (5.16%) Games
5 248 (4.42%) Retail
6 177 (3.16%) Marketing
7 95 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 91 (1.62%) Investment Banking
9 88 (1.57%) Front Office
10 79 (1.41%) Electronics
11 69 (1.23%) Advertising
12 64 (1.14%) Financial Institution
12 64 (1.14%) Law
13 60 (1.07%) Publishing
14 47 (0.84%) Back Office
15 42 (0.75%) Automotive
16 34 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
17 31 (0.55%) Legal
18 19 (0.34%) Aerospace
19 14 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4481 (79.95%) Developer
2 4131 (73.70%) Java Developer
3 1323 (23.60%) Senior Developer
4 1278 (22.80%) Senior Java Developer
5 417 (7.44%) Java Engineer
6 386 (6.89%) Lead Developer
7 384 (6.85%) Software Engineer
8 364 (6.49%) Java Software Developer
9 354 (6.32%) Agile Developer
10 350 (6.24%) Agile Java Developer
10 350 (6.24%) Software Developer
11 286 (5.10%) Architect
12 281 (5.01%) Lead Java Developer
13 277 (4.94%) Java Software Engineer
14 252 (4.50%) J2EE Developer
15 249 (4.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 242 (4.32%) JavaScript Developer
17 180 (3.21%) Scala Developer
18 164 (2.93%) Java Scala Developer
19 156 (2.78%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2611 (46.58%) Hibernate
2 1784 (31.83%) HTML
3 1639 (29.24%) Web Services
4 1408 (25.12%) J2EE
5 1275 (22.75%) CSS
6 1191 (21.25%) REST
7 991 (17.68%) XML
8 959 (17.11%) RESTful
9 919 (16.40%) Java EE
10 906 (16.16%) AngularJS
11 802 (14.31%) SOAP
12 752 (13.42%) jQuery
13 751 (13.40%) Spring MVC
14 715 (12.76%) JMS
15 675 (12.04%) HTML5
16 627 (11.19%) JSON
17 617 (11.01%) JSP
18 559 (9.97%) JPA
19 446 (7.96%) Apache Camel
20 415 (7.40%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 583 (10.40%) Computer Science
2 275 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
3 260 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
4 164 (2.93%) Mobile App
5 161 (2.87%) Mathematics
6 155 (2.77%) Fintech
6 155 (2.77%) User Experience
7 141 (2.52%) Algorithms
8 88 (1.57%) Data Structures
9 84 (1.50%) Artificial Intelligence
9 84 (1.50%) iPad
10 83 (1.48%) Online Games
11 80 (1.43%) Visualisation
12 71 (1.27%) Equities
13 60 (1.07%) Social Media
14 59 (1.05%) Virtual Team
15 58 (1.03%) Data Integration
16 54 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
17 52 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 52 (0.93%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1007 (17.97%) Linux
2 439 (7.83%) Unix
3 266 (4.75%) Android
4 196 (3.50%) Apple iOS
5 192 (3.43%) Windows
6 68 (1.21%) Ubuntu
7 27 (0.48%) CentOS
8 26 (0.46%) Solaris
9 18 (0.32%) Windows Server
10 15 (0.27%) openSUSE
11 13 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (0.21%) Windows Phone
13 11 (0.20%) Mac OS X
14 9 (0.16%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.089%) VMS
15 5 (0.089%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (0.071%) Fedora
17 2 (0.036%) HPUX
17 2 (0.036%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (0.036%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3784 (67.51%) Agile Software Development
2 2070 (36.93%) TDD
3 1563 (27.89%) Scrum
4 1199 (21.39%) Software Engineering
5 1168 (20.84%) MVC
6 1115 (19.89%) Continuous Integration
7 976 (17.41%) OO
8 873 (15.58%) BDD
9 697 (12.44%) Open Source
10 573 (10.22%) Microservices
11 567 (10.12%) Web Development
12 536 (9.56%) SOA
13 520 (9.28%) Unit Testing
14 515 (9.19%) Multithreading
15 503 (8.97%) Mentoring
16 494 (8.81%) E-Commerce
17 490 (8.74%) SDLC
18 431 (7.69%) Kanban
19 387 (6.90%) DevOps
20 356 (6.35%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 5499 (98.11%) Java
2 2121 (37.84%) JavaScript
3 1947 (34.74%) SQL
4 763 (13.61%) Scala
5 481 (8.58%) Python
6 435 (7.76%) Groovy
7 333 (5.94%) PL/SQL
8 264 (4.71%) Ruby
9 216 (3.85%) C#
10 206 (3.68%) C++
11 171 (3.05%) PHP
12 132 (2.36%) C
13 126 (2.25%) Shell Script
14 117 (2.09%) Clojure
14 117 (2.09%) Perl
15 111 (1.98%) Bash Shell
16 44 (0.79%) Objective-C
17 36 (0.64%) T-SQL
18 30 (0.54%) COBOL
19 26 (0.46%) Go
Qualifications
1 849 (15.15%) Degree
2 243 (4.34%) Security Cleared
3 143 (2.55%) SC Cleared
4 107 (1.91%) DV Cleared
5 39 (0.70%) Sun Certification
6 33 (0.59%) ISEB
6 33 (0.59%) ISTQB
7 27 (0.48%) PhD
8 21 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
9 12 (0.21%) HND
9 12 (0.21%) OCPJP
10 4 (0.071%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.054%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.036%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.036%) OCP
12 2 (0.036%) OCPJWCD
13 1 (0.018%) MBA
13 1 (0.018%) OCA
13 1 (0.018%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.018%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 287 (5.12%) QA
2 45 (0.80%) SLA
3 27 (0.48%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.21%) WCAG
5 10 (0.18%) SDET
6 9 (0.16%) Section 508
7 8 (0.14%) ISO 8583
7 8 (0.14%) ISO20022
8 5 (0.089%) ISO15022
9 4 (0.071%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.054%) HL7
10 3 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.018%) COBIT
11 1 (0.018%) DICOM
11 1 (0.018%) GAAP
11 1 (0.018%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 349 (6.23%) Docker
2 37 (0.66%) HDFS
3 34 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 12 (0.21%) Active Directory
7 11 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.11%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.054%) Cronacle
10 3 (0.054%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.036%) KVM
11 2 (0.036%) vSphere
11 2 (0.036%) Xen
11 2 (0.036%) zsh
12 1 (0.018%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 148 (2.64%) Puppet
2 69 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (1.00%) Kubernetes
4 50 (0.89%) Ansible
5 40 (0.71%) Terraform
6 30 (0.54%) Packer
7 28 (0.50%) Graphite
8 24 (0.43%) Grafana
9 23 (0.41%) Control-M
10 22 (0.39%) Salt
11 18 (0.32%) Nagios
12 14 (0.25%) Uchiwa
13 13 (0.23%) yum
14 12 (0.21%) Kibana
14 12 (0.21%) logstash
15 9 (0.16%) Capistrano
15 9 (0.16%) WebSphere Cast Iron
16 8 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
17 7 (0.12%) AirWatch
17 7 (0.12%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 1318 (23.51%) Oracle
2 147 (2.62%) hybris
3 129 (2.30%) IBM
4 120 (2.14%) Atlassian
5 107 (1.91%) Sybase
6 104 (1.86%) Google
7 100 (1.78%) SAP
8 95 (1.69%) MuleSoft
9 69 (1.23%) Microsoft
10 65 (1.16%) Adobe
11 55 (0.98%) Sun
12 50 (0.89%) Facebook
13 47 (0.84%) Splunk
13 47 (0.84%) Twitter
14 46 (0.82%) Red Hat
15 43 (0.77%) Apple
16 37 (0.66%) ATG
17 35 (0.62%) VMware
18 31 (0.55%) WSO2
19 29 (0.52%) HP
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Flexi-Working, Bonus, Free Food and more
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extremely generous pension + 27 holidays
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £65000 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 20% Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £27000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 17 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Options
Posted: 19 hours ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 16 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chesham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East London
PCR
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum with generous stock equity!
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + 2500 benifits - Flexible
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago