Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Spring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Spring over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 16 35
Rank change year-on-year -10 +19 +2
Permanent jobs citing Spring 28 44 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 7.33% 13.21% 3.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.28% 26.04% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 5
Belfast median annual salary £34,000 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,300 £30,550
90th Percentile £65,000 £100,000 £74,000
County Antrim median annual salary £34,000 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -20.00%

Spring is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 172 169 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 45.03% 50.75% 39.61%
Number of salaries quoted 149 112 86
Belfast median annual salary £40,000 £35,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.89% -10.63% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £53,750
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Belfast

Spring
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spring in Belfast.

Salary trend for Spring in Belfast

Spring
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Belfast over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Spring in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Spring.

1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
3 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (39.29%) CSS
5 9 (32.14%) Maven
5 9 (32.14%) Node.js
5 9 (32.14%) React
6 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 8 (28.57%) C#
7 7 (25.00%) JUnit
7 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (25.00%) JSON
7 7 (25.00%) Java 8
8 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
8 6 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (21.43%) HTML
8 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 6 (21.43%) Web Services
8 6 (21.43%) XML
9 5 (17.86%) OO
9 5 (17.86%) JMS
9 5 (17.86%) TDD
9 5 (17.86%) MVC
9 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
9 5 (17.86%) Gradle
9 5 (17.86%) Spring MVC
9 5 (17.86%) Redux
10 4 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 1 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (3.57%) Alfresco
1 1 (3.57%) Documentum
1 1 (3.57%) Drupal
1 1 (3.57%) FileNet
1 1 (3.57%) Liferay
1 1 (3.57%) LiveCycle
1 1 (3.57%) LiveLink
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) npm
1 2 (7.14%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (7.14%) Hazelcast
1 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
2 9 (32.14%) Maven
3 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 7 (25.00%) JUnit
5 5 (17.86%) Gradle
6 4 (14.29%) Ant
7 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
8 2 (7.14%) Spock
9 1 (3.57%) Subversion
9 1 (3.57%) VisualVM
9 1 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 3 (10.71%) Banking
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
2 2 (7.14%) Front Office
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 18 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 10 (35.71%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Trainee
6 1 (3.57%) Trainee Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Trainee Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Trainee Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) CSS
2 9 (32.14%) Node.js
2 9 (32.14%) React
3 7 (25.00%) JSON
4 6 (21.43%) HTML
4 6 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (21.43%) Web Services
4 6 (21.43%) XML
5 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
5 5 (17.86%) JMS
5 5 (17.86%) Redux
5 5 (17.86%) Spring MVC
6 4 (14.29%) J2EE
6 4 (14.29%) JDBC
6 4 (14.29%) RESTful
7 3 (10.71%) Spring Boot
8 2 (7.14%) Akka
8 2 (7.14%) JAX-RS
8 2 (7.14%) Kafka
8 2 (7.14%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Unix
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
4 5 (17.86%) MVC
4 5 (17.86%) OO
4 5 (17.86%) TDD
5 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.71%) OOP
6 3 (10.71%) Open Source
6 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) SOA
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) DevOps
7 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.14%) Garbage Collection
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) Java 8
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (10.71%) Python
7 2 (7.14%) ES6
7 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.57%) Kotlin
8 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe
2 1 (3.57%) FatWire
2 1 (3.57%) FXall
2 1 (3.57%) IBM
2 1 (3.57%) Interwoven
2 1 (3.57%) OpenText
2 1 (3.57%) Reuters
2 1 (3.57%) Sencha
2 1 (3.57%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.57%) Vignette
2 1 (3.57%) Xerox