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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 97 79 92
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs citing Spring 2791 3689 3541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.90% 3.38% 3.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.48% 9.01% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2378 3131 2876
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
37311 40924 44916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.74% 37.48% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 32506 34933 37768
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -18 2600 £53,750 +2.38% 359
London -17 1197 £60,000 - 158
South East +1 498 £50,000 +5.26% 45
South West +8 275 £45,000 - 43
East of England -24 195 £47,500 - 16
City of London -10 181 £62,500 -3.84% 30
North West -9 177 £47,500 +11.76% 42
Manchester +12 133 £47,500 +11.76% 32
Scotland -12 125 £45,000 - 13
Yorkshire -20 125 £42,500 -10.52% 21
Surrey +43 111 £53,750 +7.50% 13
Gloucestershire +21 89 £50,000 -16.66% 14
Berkshire -18 80 £52,500 +5.00% 3
West Midlands -11 79 £45,000 -5.26% 14
Hertfordshire -13 77 £55,000 - 8
Oxfordshire -5 70 £52,500 +23.52% 10
Bristol -8 68 £45,000 - 12
Buckinghamshire +25 66 £45,000 -2.17% 8
Milton Keynes +26 65 £45,000 - 6
Glasgow -16 65 £45,000 - 8
West Sussex +19 58 £50,000 +13.63% 2
West Yorkshire -64 58 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Edinburgh +13 51 £45,000 - 5
Leeds -44 45 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Wiltshire +21 44 £40,000 +14.28% 4
East Sussex +1 44 £45,000 - 3
Hampshire -13 44 £57,500 +27.77% 5
Somerset 0 43 £50,000 +11.11% 4
South Yorkshire +38 42 £42,500 +6.25% 7
South Wales -1 42 £40,000 - 5

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5616 (97.94%) Java
2 3879 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
3 2663 (46.44%) Hibernate
4 2227 (38.84%) JavaScript
5 2149 (37.48%) TDD
6 2030 (35.40%) SQL
7 1832 (31.95%) HTML
8 1730 (30.17%) Web Services
9 1637 (28.55%) Scrum
10 1514 (26.40%) Maven
11 1459 (25.44%) J2EE
12 1398 (24.38%) Oracle
13 1353 (23.60%) CSS
14 1304 (22.74%) Finance
15 1288 (22.46%) JUnit
16 1215 (21.19%) Software Engineering
17 1190 (20.75%) REST
18 1183 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
18 1183 (20.63%) MVC
19 1052 (18.35%) Linux
20 1040 (18.14%) XML
21 1017 (17.74%) RESTful
22 1000 (17.44%) Jenkins
23 997 (17.39%) Git (software)
24 970 (16.92%) Java EE
25 963 (16.79%) OO
26 957 (16.69%) NoSQL
27 929 (16.20%) Degree
28 921 (16.06%) AngularJS
29 908 (15.84%) 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
1 885 (15.43%) Tomcat
2 619 (10.80%) JBoss
3 384 (6.70%) Apache
4 292 (5.09%) WebSphere
5 269 (4.69%) WebLogic
6 262 (4.57%) Elasticsearch
7 203 (3.54%) Mule
8 162 (2.83%) Apache Solr
9 157 (2.74%) Apache Spark
10 139 (2.42%) CMS
11 137 (2.39%) Confluence
12 131 (2.28%) Jetty
13 115 (2.01%) Mule ESB
14 109 (1.90%) GlassFish
15 86 (1.50%) WildFly
16 85 (1.48%) Alfresco
17 77 (1.34%) nginx
17 77 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
18 35 (0.61%) IIS
19 34 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 29 (0.51%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.26%) MS Office
3 12 (0.21%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.087%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.070%) Maple
5 4 (0.070%) Mathematica
5 4 (0.070%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.017%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 79 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 61 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
3 23 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
4 15 (0.26%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 10 (0.17%) Sentinel
6 9 (0.16%) Magento
6 9 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
7 8 (0.14%) BASE24
7 8 (0.14%) SAP hybris
8 5 (0.087%) Unit4 Business World
9 4 (0.070%) Apache OFBiz
9 4 (0.070%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (0.052%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (0.035%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 1 (0.017%) Eloqua
12 1 (0.017%) Misys Midas
12 1 (0.017%) Oracle Applications
12 1 (0.017%) Oracle CRM
12 1 (0.017%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 434 (7.57%) Amazon AWS
2 201 (3.51%) SaaS
3 79 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
4 75 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
5 68 (1.19%) GitHub
6 58 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
7 38 (0.66%) PaaS
8 35 (0.61%) IaaS
9 18 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
10 16 (0.28%) Google Analytics
11 14 (0.24%) SoftLayer
11 14 (0.24%) Sumo Logic
12 12 (0.21%) Amazon S3
13 10 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 8 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.10%) Heroku
16 5 (0.087%) AWS CloudFormation
16 5 (0.087%) Rackspace Cloud
16 5 (0.087%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 4 (0.070%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 136 (2.37%) Internet
2 126 (2.20%) HTTP
3 65 (1.13%) TCP/IP
4 56 (0.98%) SSL
5 32 (0.56%) LDAP
6 24 (0.42%) SNMP
7 21 (0.37%) DNS
7 21 (0.37%) HTTPS
8 19 (0.33%) VPN
9 14 (0.24%) Wireless
10 12 (0.21%) FTP
10 12 (0.21%) Network Security
11 8 (0.14%) Intranet
11 8 (0.14%) SMPP
12 7 (0.12%) ATM
12 7 (0.12%) Bluetooth
12 7 (0.12%) NFC
13 6 (0.10%) AMQP
14 5 (0.087%) Firewall
14 5 (0.087%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 957 (16.69%) NoSQL
2 908 (15.84%) MySQL
3 780 (13.60%) MongoDB
4 546 (9.52%) Big Data
5 518 (9.03%) Relational Database
6 429 (7.48%) SQL Server
7 361 (6.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 326 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
9 302 (5.27%) Hadoop
10 290 (5.06%) Oracle Database
11 277 (4.83%) RDBMS
12 129 (2.25%) Neo4j
13 116 (2.02%) Redis
14 94 (1.64%) Hazelcast
15 76 (1.33%) DB2
16 73 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
17 72 (1.26%) CouchDB
18 59 (1.03%) Apache Hive
19 56 (0.98%) Data Mining
19 56 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1514 (26.40%) Maven
2 1288 (22.46%) JUnit
3 1000 (17.44%) Jenkins
4 997 (17.39%) Git (software)
5 674 (11.75%) Subversion
6 539 (9.40%) Gradle
7 505 (8.81%) Ant
8 433 (7.55%) Eclipse
9 432 (7.53%) Cucumber
9 432 (7.53%) JIRA
9 432 (7.53%) Mockito
10 386 (6.73%) Selenium
11 191 (3.33%) Hudson
12 176 (3.07%) IntelliJ
13 169 (2.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 131 (2.28%) TestNG
15 120 (2.09%) EasyMock
16 110 (1.92%) JBehave
16 110 (1.92%) jMock
17 88 (1.53%) TeamCity
General
1 1304 (22.74%) Finance
2 503 (8.77%) Banking
3 346 (6.03%) Telecoms
4 300 (5.23%) Games
5 275 (4.80%) Retail
6 181 (3.16%) Marketing
7 96 (1.67%) Manufacturing
8 94 (1.64%) Investment Banking
9 90 (1.57%) Front Office
10 85 (1.48%) Electronics
11 79 (1.38%) Financial Institution
12 67 (1.17%) Law
13 56 (0.98%) Advertising
14 55 (0.96%) Publishing
15 50 (0.87%) Back Office
16 43 (0.75%) Automotive
17 32 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
18 26 (0.45%) Billing
19 24 (0.42%) Legal
20 17 (0.30%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4628 (80.71%) Developer
2 4253 (74.17%) Java Developer
3 1344 (23.44%) Senior Developer
4 1288 (22.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 420 (7.32%) Lead Developer
6 386 (6.73%) Agile Developer
6 386 (6.73%) Java Engineer
7 380 (6.63%) Agile Java Developer
8 348 (6.07%) Software Engineer
9 347 (6.05%) Software Developer
10 340 (5.93%) Java Software Developer
11 309 (5.39%) Lead Java Developer
12 298 (5.20%) Architect
13 263 (4.59%) J2EE Developer
14 261 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 245 (4.27%) JavaScript Developer
16 239 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
17 183 (3.19%) Scala Developer
18 167 (2.91%) Java Scala Developer
19 166 (2.90%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2663 (46.44%) Hibernate
2 1832 (31.95%) HTML
3 1730 (30.17%) Web Services
4 1459 (25.44%) J2EE
5 1353 (23.60%) CSS
6 1190 (20.75%) REST
7 1040 (18.14%) XML
8 1017 (17.74%) RESTful
9 970 (16.92%) Java EE
10 921 (16.06%) AngularJS
11 810 (14.13%) SOAP
12 784 (13.67%) jQuery
13 772 (13.46%) JMS
14 746 (13.01%) Spring MVC
15 690 (12.03%) HTML5
16 668 (11.65%) JSON
17 650 (11.34%) JSP
18 588 (10.25%) JPA
19 441 (7.69%) Ajax
20 435 (7.59%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 637 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 283 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
3 261 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 183 (3.19%) Mathematics
5 177 (3.09%) Mobile App
6 171 (2.98%) User Experience
7 157 (2.74%) Algorithms
8 133 (2.32%) Fintech
9 112 (1.95%) Data Structures
10 91 (1.59%) Online Games
11 85 (1.48%) Artificial Intelligence
11 85 (1.48%) Equities
12 79 (1.38%) iPad
13 71 (1.24%) Visualisation
14 62 (1.08%) Data Integration
15 61 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 60 (1.05%) Social Media
17 58 (1.01%) Virtual Team
18 57 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
19 53 (0.92%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1052 (18.35%) Linux
2 441 (7.69%) Unix
3 260 (4.53%) Android
4 232 (4.05%) Windows
5 198 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 75 (1.31%) Ubuntu
7 30 (0.52%) CentOS
8 26 (0.45%) Solaris
9 24 (0.42%) Windows Server
10 19 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (0.30%) openSUSE
12 14 (0.24%) Mac OS X
13 11 (0.19%) Windows Phone
14 9 (0.16%) Mac OS
14 9 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
15 5 (0.087%) VMS
16 4 (0.070%) Fedora
16 4 (0.070%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (0.035%) SUSE
18 1 (0.017%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3879 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 2149 (37.48%) TDD
3 1637 (28.55%) Scrum
4 1215 (21.19%) Software Engineering
5 1183 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
5 1183 (20.63%) MVC
6 963 (16.79%) OO
7 907 (15.82%) BDD
8 710 (12.38%) Open Source
9 583 (10.17%) SOA
10 571 (9.96%) Web Development
11 562 (9.80%) Unit Testing
12 544 (9.49%) Microservices
13 531 (9.26%) E-Commerce
13 531 (9.26%) Multithreading
14 507 (8.84%) Mentoring
15 489 (8.53%) SDLC
16 453 (7.90%) Kanban
17 386 (6.73%) Pair Programming
18 378 (6.59%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5616 (97.94%) Java
2 2227 (38.84%) JavaScript
3 2030 (35.40%) SQL
4 767 (13.38%) Scala
5 485 (8.46%) Python
6 434 (7.57%) Groovy
7 359 (6.26%) PL/SQL
8 263 (4.59%) Ruby
9 207 (3.61%) C#
10 204 (3.56%) C++
11 183 (3.19%) PHP
12 142 (2.48%) Shell Script
13 128 (2.23%) Clojure
14 114 (1.99%) Perl
15 113 (1.97%) C
16 110 (1.92%) Bash Shell
17 49 (0.85%) T-SQL
18 45 (0.78%) Objective-C
19 32 (0.56%) Go
20 26 (0.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 929 (16.20%) Degree
2 222 (3.87%) Security Cleared
3 127 (2.21%) SC Cleared
4 93 (1.62%) DV Cleared
5 43 (0.75%) Sun Certification
6 38 (0.66%) ISEB
6 38 (0.66%) ISTQB
7 30 (0.52%) PhD
8 23 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
9 14 (0.24%) OCPJP
10 10 (0.17%) HND
11 6 (0.10%) Postgraduate
12 3 (0.052%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.052%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.035%) OCP
13 2 (0.035%) OCPJWCD
13 2 (0.035%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.017%) MBA
14 1 (0.017%) OCAJ
14 1 (0.017%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 313 (5.46%) QA
2 48 (0.84%) SLA
3 27 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.19%) ISO20022
4 11 (0.19%) WCAG
5 9 (0.16%) SDET
6 8 (0.14%) ISO15022
7 7 (0.12%) ISO 8583
7 7 (0.12%) Section 508
8 4 (0.070%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.052%) HL7
9 3 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.017%) COBIT
10 1 (0.017%) DICOM
10 1 (0.017%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 339 (5.91%) Docker
2 33 (0.58%) HDFS
3 27 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 18 (0.31%) Hyper-V
6 15 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
7 14 (0.24%) Active Directory
8 9 (0.16%) VirtualBox
9 8 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.087%) KVM
10 5 (0.087%) Xen
11 3 (0.052%) Cronacle
12 2 (0.035%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.035%) vSphere
12 2 (0.035%) zsh
13 1 (0.017%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 161 (2.81%) Puppet
2 64 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (0.92%) Kubernetes
4 44 (0.77%) Ansible
5 39 (0.68%) Terraform
6 30 (0.52%) Packer
7 28 (0.49%) Graphite
8 24 (0.42%) Salt
9 20 (0.35%) Control-M
9 20 (0.35%) Grafana
10 18 (0.31%) yum
11 16 (0.28%) Nagios
12 15 (0.26%) Uchiwa
13 11 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
14 10 (0.17%) BladeLogic
14 10 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 9 (0.16%) Capistrano
16 8 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
17 7 (0.12%) Kibana
17 7 (0.12%) logstash
Vendors
1 1398 (24.38%) Oracle
2 169 (2.95%) hybris
3 140 (2.44%) IBM
4 125 (2.18%) Sybase
5 117 (2.04%) Atlassian
6 111 (1.94%) Google
7 103 (1.80%) SAP
8 94 (1.64%) Microsoft
9 92 (1.60%) MuleSoft
10 65 (1.13%) Adobe
11 59 (1.03%) Sun
12 54 (0.94%) Facebook
13 53 (0.92%) Twitter
14 45 (0.78%) Apple
14 45 (0.78%) Splunk
15 43 (0.75%) Red Hat
16 37 (0.65%) ATG
17 34 (0.59%) WSO2
18 32 (0.56%) TIBCO
19 28 (0.49%) VMware
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to £80k + benefits and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60,000 DOE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum 40+ holidays per year
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Metaskil
Salary: £Competitive salary, bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: + benefits and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £68000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Cotterrall Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000
Posted: Yesterday