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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 87 80 83
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Spring 3316 3747 3451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.10% 3.50% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.30% 8.61% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2776 3026 2972
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,030
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £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
39934 43508 43727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.31% 40.64% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 34114 36133 38516
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 2 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 2 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 -8 3050 £52,500 +5.00% 463
London -4 1615 £57,500 - 217
South East -11 589 £50,000 +5.26% 96
City of London -8 333 £60,000 - 71
South West 0 280 £40,000 +6.66% 43
East of England +43 201 £45,500 +5.81% 30
Berkshire +12 171 £55,500 -7.50% 29
Yorkshire -49 169 £42,750 +14.00% 19
Scotland -12 159 £47,500 +13.77% 23
West Yorkshire -33 133 £45,000 +20.00% 15
Surrey -37 124 £55,000 +22.22% 21
Bristol +9 121 £37,500 -13.26% 19
Leeds -19 114 £50,000 +25.00% 11
Hertfordshire +19 102 £47,500 +5.55% 12
North West -83 90 £40,000 - 38
Glasgow -8 88 £45,375 +0.83% 13
Hampshire -26 79 £45,000 +2.85% 24
Reading +41 68 £55,000 -22.80% 17
West Sussex -10 65 £41,000 -8.88% 2
West Midlands -26 59 £45,000 +2.85% 9
Manchester -47 59 £40,000 +3.89% 29
Dorset +9 57 £65,000 - 6
Wales -4 56 £35,000 -12.50% 14
East Sussex +26 54 £41,000 +2.50% 4
South Wales -5 53 £35,000 -15.15% 12
Crawley -13 49 £41,000 -13.68% 1
Brighton +20 47 £39,250 -1.87% 1
Cambridgeshire +32 43 £47,000 +17.50% 1
Edinburgh -18 43 £40,000 +4.57% 6
Cardiff -5 42 £35,000 -22.22% 8

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 6642 (98.01%) Java
2 3541 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
3 3468 (51.17%) Hibernate
4 2573 (37.97%) SQL
5 2386 (35.21%) JavaScript
6 2319 (34.22%) J2EE
7 2104 (31.05%) TDD
8 2062 (30.43%) HTML
9 1938 (28.60%) Oracle
10 1785 (26.34%) Web Services
11 1667 (24.60%) XML
12 1603 (23.65%) Maven
13 1518 (22.40%) CSS
14 1510 (22.28%) MVC
15 1478 (21.81%) Linux
16 1477 (21.79%) Finance
17 1374 (20.27%) Scrum
17 1374 (20.27%) Tomcat
18 1274 (18.80%) Degree
19 1211 (17.87%) Software Engineering
20 1178 (17.38%) JUnit
21 1174 (17.32%) OO
22 1080 (15.94%) MySQL
23 1066 (15.73%) E-Commerce
24 1008 (14.87%) JSP
25 983 (14.50%) jQuery
26 964 (14.22%) Spring MVC
27 905 (13.35%) Java EE
28 879 (12.97%) Continuous Integration
29 873 (12.88%) SOAP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 1374 (20.27%) Tomcat
2 751 (11.08%) Apache
3 735 (10.85%) JBoss
4 610 (9.00%) WebLogic
5 459 (6.77%) WebSphere
6 300 (4.43%) Apache Solr
7 211 (3.11%) CMS
8 204 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
9 187 (2.76%) Node.js
10 120 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
11 115 (1.70%) Mule
12 112 (1.65%) Oracle Service Bus
13 104 (1.53%) GlassFish
14 91 (1.34%) Adobe CQ
15 89 (1.31%) Jetty
16 87 (1.28%) Confluence
17 77 (1.14%) Liferay
18 74 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 73 (1.08%) Oracle Coherence
20 68 (1.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 93 (1.37%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.18%) MS Office
3 11 (0.16%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.12%) Weka
5 5 (0.074%) MS Project
6 3 (0.044%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.044%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.044%) Mingle
7 2 (0.030%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.015%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 38 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
2 27 (0.40%) Magento
3 17 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
5 9 (0.13%) Staffware
6 6 (0.089%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.074%) Summit
7 5 (0.074%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.059%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.059%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.059%) Enfinity
8 4 (0.059%) BusinessWorks
9 3 (0.044%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.044%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.015%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.015%) Fredhopper
10 1 (0.015%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.015%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 151 (2.23%) SaaS
2 136 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
3 59 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
4 43 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 29 (0.43%) GitHub
6 26 (0.38%) PaaS
7 14 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.059%) IaaS
11 3 (0.044%) Heroku
12 2 (0.030%) Taleo
12 2 (0.030%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.030%) ElastiCache
12 2 (0.030%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.015%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.015%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 285 (4.21%) HTTP
2 262 (3.87%) Internet
3 50 (0.74%) SSL
4 37 (0.55%) LDAP
5 30 (0.44%) SAN
6 29 (0.43%) DNS
7 22 (0.32%) IPv4
8 19 (0.28%) Firewall
9 15 (0.22%) TCP/IP
10 13 (0.19%) AMQP
11 7 (0.10%) SNMP
12 6 (0.089%) VoIP
12 6 (0.089%) FTP
13 5 (0.074%) Intranet
13 5 (0.074%) IP Telephony
14 4 (0.059%) tcpdump
14 4 (0.059%) Wireshark
14 4 (0.059%) PuTTY
14 4 (0.059%) WinSCP
14 4 (0.059%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1080 (15.94%) MySQL
2 760 (11.21%) Relational Database
3 752 (11.10%) NoSQL
4 674 (9.95%) SQL Server
5 516 (7.61%) MongoDB
6 465 (6.86%) RDBMS
7 422 (6.23%) Big Data
8 245 (3.62%) Hadoop
9 228 (3.36%) Oracle Database
10 222 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
11 163 (2.41%) DB2
12 140 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
13 89 (1.31%) Redis
14 68 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
15 58 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
16 55 (0.81%) Hazelcast
17 51 (0.75%) MarkLogic
18 50 (0.74%) Apache Hive
19 49 (0.72%) Neo4j
20 43 (0.63%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1603 (23.65%) Maven
2 1178 (17.38%) JUnit
3 846 (12.48%) Subversion
4 814 (12.01%) Eclipse
5 795 (11.73%) Git (software)
6 574 (8.47%) Jenkins
7 514 (7.58%) Ant
8 343 (5.06%) JIRA
9 297 (4.38%) Selenium
10 273 (4.03%) Mockito
11 219 (3.23%) Hudson
12 173 (2.55%) Cucumber
13 93 (1.37%) TestNG
13 93 (1.37%) Gradle
14 69 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
15 67 (0.99%) jMock
16 64 (0.94%) NetBeans
17 61 (0.90%) IntelliJ
18 54 (0.80%) JMeter
19 53 (0.78%) JDeveloper
General
1 1477 (21.79%) Finance
2 578 (8.53%) Banking
3 348 (5.14%) Retail
4 313 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 300 (4.43%) Games
6 210 (3.10%) Investment Banking
7 172 (2.54%) Front Office
8 149 (2.20%) Marketing
9 114 (1.68%) Advertising
10 97 (1.43%) Publishing
11 79 (1.17%) Legal
12 78 (1.15%) Financial Institution
13 74 (1.09%) Back Office
14 63 (0.93%) Online Betting
15 48 (0.71%) French Language
16 40 (0.59%) Manufacturing
17 33 (0.49%) Automotive
18 30 (0.44%) Law
19 26 (0.38%) Aerospace
20 19 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5138 (75.82%) Developer
2 4466 (65.90%) Java Developer
3 1273 (18.78%) Senior Developer
4 1117 (16.48%) Senior Java Developer
5 569 (8.40%) Architect
6 502 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 463 (6.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 265 (3.91%) Java Software Engineer
9 240 (3.54%) Software Developer
10 207 (3.05%) Solutions Architect
11 195 (2.88%) Java Architect
12 183 (2.70%) Web Developer
13 176 (2.60%) J2EE Developer
14 169 (2.49%) Programmer
15 168 (2.48%) Analyst
16 155 (2.29%) Technical Leader
17 151 (2.23%) Lead Developer
18 138 (2.04%) Technical Architect
19 133 (1.96%) Team Leader
20 130 (1.92%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3468 (51.17%) Hibernate
2 2319 (34.22%) J2EE
3 2062 (30.43%) HTML
4 1785 (26.34%) Web Services
5 1667 (24.60%) XML
6 1518 (22.40%) CSS
7 1008 (14.87%) JSP
8 983 (14.50%) jQuery
9 964 (14.22%) Spring MVC
10 905 (13.35%) Java EE
11 873 (12.88%) SOAP
12 832 (12.28%) Struts
13 706 (10.42%) JMS
14 705 (10.40%) RESTful
15 695 (10.26%) REST
16 688 (10.15%) HTML5
17 605 (8.93%) Ajax
18 598 (8.82%) JDBC
19 588 (8.68%) JSON
20 514 (7.58%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 711 (10.49%) Computer Science
2 706 (10.42%) Open Source
3 432 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
4 267 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
5 217 (3.20%) Mobile App
6 199 (2.94%) Client/Server
7 163 (2.41%) Mathematics
8 141 (2.08%) Management Information System
9 134 (1.98%) N-Tier
10 133 (1.96%) User Experience
11 117 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 114 (1.68%) Algorithms
13 110 (1.62%) Fixed Income
14 99 (1.46%) Data Structures
15 96 (1.42%) Derivative
16 81 (1.20%) Online Games
17 69 (1.02%) Equities
18 64 (0.94%) iPad
19 63 (0.93%) Data Integration
20 62 (0.91%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1478 (21.81%) Linux
2 796 (11.75%) UNIX
3 285 (4.21%) Windows
4 204 (3.01%) Android
5 156 (2.30%) Apple iOS
6 89 (1.31%) Solaris
7 48 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (0.55%) Mac OS X
9 24 (0.35%) HPUX
10 22 (0.32%) AIX
11 18 (0.27%) CentOS
12 13 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
13 12 (0.18%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (0.089%) Debian
16 5 (0.074%) Windows CE
16 5 (0.074%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.074%) openSUSE
17 3 (0.044%) Windows 7
17 3 (0.044%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3541 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
2 2104 (31.05%) TDD
3 1510 (22.28%) MVC
4 1374 (20.27%) Scrum
5 1211 (17.87%) Software Engineering
6 1174 (17.32%) OO
7 1066 (15.73%) E-Commerce
8 879 (12.97%) Continuous Integration
9 761 (11.23%) Multithreading
10 672 (9.92%) BDD
11 628 (9.27%) SOA
12 523 (7.72%) Unit Testing
13 462 (6.82%) Mentoring
14 438 (6.46%) OOD
15 402 (5.93%) UML
16 370 (5.46%) Web Development
17 354 (5.22%) Pair Programming
18 296 (4.37%) OOP
19 215 (3.17%) Kanban
20 186 (2.74%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6642 (98.01%) Java
2 2573 (37.97%) SQL
3 2386 (35.21%) JavaScript
4 349 (5.15%) PL/SQL
5 347 (5.12%) Scala
6 332 (4.90%) C#
7 298 (4.40%) C++
8 289 (4.26%) Groovy
9 262 (3.87%) PHP
10 257 (3.79%) Python
11 180 (2.66%) Ruby
12 162 (2.39%) C
13 156 (2.30%) Perl
14 143 (2.11%) Shell Script
15 130 (1.92%) XPath
16 93 (1.37%) Bash Shell
17 84 (1.24%) XQuery
18 83 (1.22%) VB
19 57 (0.84%) VB6
20 47 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1274 (18.80%) Degree
2 148 (2.18%) Security Cleared
3 97 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 95 (1.40%) VCP4
5 78 (1.15%) Sun Certification
6 60 (0.89%) OCPJP
7 35 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
8 29 (0.43%) OCMJD
9 26 (0.38%) DV Cleared
10 18 (0.27%) PhD
11 5 (0.074%) CSSLP
12 4 (0.059%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.044%) ISEB
13 3 (0.044%) Postgraduate
13 3 (0.044%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.044%) IBM WebSphere Certification
13 3 (0.044%) OCPJWCD
14 1 (0.015%) CISSP
14 1 (0.015%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.015%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 261 (3.85%) QA
2 40 (0.59%) SLA
3 36 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 28 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 21 (0.31%) ISO 8583
6 11 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.074%) ISO 14001
7 5 (0.074%) EMIR
7 5 (0.074%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.044%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.044%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.044%) HL7
9 2 (0.030%) GCP
System Software
1 45 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (0.34%) Docker
3 16 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (0.22%) Varnish
5 10 (0.15%) VirtualBox
6 9 (0.13%) HDFS
7 7 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (0.074%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.059%) KVM
10 3 (0.044%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.044%) Active Directory
11 2 (0.030%) Squid
11 2 (0.030%) Platform Symphony
12 1 (0.015%) GridGain
12 1 (0.015%) vCloud
12 1 (0.015%) Firmware
12 1 (0.015%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.015%) vSphere
12 1 (0.015%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 103 (1.52%) Puppet
2 72 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (0.43%) logstash
4 28 (0.41%) Kibana
4 28 (0.41%) StatsD
5 12 (0.18%) Vagrant
6 11 (0.16%) Ansible
6 11 (0.16%) Capistrano
7 6 (0.089%) Oozie
7 6 (0.089%) Nagios
7 6 (0.089%) yum
8 5 (0.074%) Salt
9 4 (0.059%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.044%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.044%) Hyperic
11 2 (0.030%) CA Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.030%) MOM
11 2 (0.030%) Hadoop YARN
12 1 (0.015%) Graphite
12 1 (0.015%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 1938 (28.60%) Oracle
2 309 (4.56%) hybris
3 297 (4.38%) IBM
4 212 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 190 (2.80%) TIBCO
6 181 (2.67%) Sybase
7 139 (2.05%) Google
8 115 (1.70%) Endeca
9 93 (1.37%) Sun
10 90 (1.33%) ATG
11 88 (1.30%) Adobe
12 68 (1.00%) SAP
13 58 (0.86%) Demandware
14 53 (0.78%) BEA
14 53 (0.78%) Red Hat
15 48 (0.71%) VMware
15 48 (0.71%) Twitter
16 43 (0.63%) Intershop
16 43 (0.63%) Zend
17 40 (0.59%) Terracotta
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60 to £70 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Hol, Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 12K Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 80,000 plus benfits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago