Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 32 25
Rank change year-on-year -8 -7 0
Permanent jobs citing Spring 33 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 5.85% 8.73% 5.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.22% 16.67% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 11
Belfast median annual salary £34,000 £39,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.82% +14.71% -20.00%
10th Percentile £23,200 £12,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £59,500 £52,500 £73,750
County Antrim median annual salary £34,000 £39,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -12.82% +14.71% -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 294 198 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 52.13% 52.38% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 192 129 84
Belfast median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £12,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% -7.50% +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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Spring in Belfast

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 31 (93.94%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) Docker
3 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
4 12 (36.36%) SQL
4 12 (36.36%) CSS
5 11 (33.33%) Node.js
5 11 (33.33%) React
5 11 (33.33%) Java 8
6 10 (30.30%) C#
7 9 (27.27%) Kubernetes
8 8 (24.24%) Spring Boot
8 8 (24.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (24.24%) Oracle
8 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
8 8 (24.24%) TeamCity
8 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 6 (18.18%) Finance
9 6 (18.18%) Project Management
9 6 (18.18%) Apache
9 6 (18.18%) HTML
9 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 6 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (18.18%) Microservices
9 6 (18.18%) Functional Programming
10 5 (15.15%) Redux
10 5 (15.15%) Web Services
10 5 (15.15%) JUnit
10 5 (15.15%) OO
10 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing

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 6 (18.18%) Apache
1 6 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) npm
1 2 (6.06%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (9.09%) Hazelcast
1 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
2 8 (24.24%) TeamCity
3 5 (15.15%) JUnit
4 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
4 4 (12.12%) Maven
5 3 (9.09%) Gradle
5 3 (9.09%) Spock
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Front Office
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Java Developer
3 12 (36.36%) Software Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Technical Leader
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Java E-Commerce Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Trainee
7 1 (3.03%) Trainee Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Trainee Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Trainee Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) CSS
2 11 (33.33%) Node.js
2 11 (33.33%) React
3 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
3 8 (24.24%) Spring Boot
3 8 (24.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (18.18%) HTML
5 5 (15.15%) Redux
5 5 (15.15%) Web Services
6 4 (12.12%) JSON
7 3 (9.09%) JAXB
7 3 (9.09%) JAX-RS
7 3 (9.09%) JAX-WS
7 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
8 2 (6.06%) Akka
8 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.06%) JMS
8 2 (6.06%) Kafka
8 2 (6.06%) REST
8 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Functional Programming
2 6 (18.18%) Microservices
2 6 (18.18%) Project Management
2 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (15.15%) OO
3 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Asynchronous Programming
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 3 (9.09%) MVC
4 3 (9.09%) OOP
4 3 (9.09%) SDLC
4 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.06%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (6.06%) Garbage Collection
5 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) Java
2 12 (36.36%) SQL
3 11 (33.33%) Java 8
4 10 (30.30%) C#
5 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.06%) ES6
6 2 (6.06%) Python
6 2 (6.06%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) FXall
2 1 (3.03%) Reuters