Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 131 96
Rank change year-on-year +58 -35 +54
Permanent jobs citing Spring 121 64 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.32% 1.53% 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.74% 5.25% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 109 59 92
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +35.71%
10th Percentile £34,750 £33,600 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £85,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,127 1,218 1,245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.89% 29.19% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 917 1,101 1,110
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Birmingham

Spring
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Spring in Birmingham

Spring
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Birmingham over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Spring in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Spring.

1 118 (97.52%) Java
2 77 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (56.20%) Hibernate
4 50 (41.32%) SQL
5 42 (34.71%) JavaScript
6 35 (28.93%) Software Engineering
7 34 (28.10%) RESTful
8 28 (23.14%) TDD
9 26 (21.49%) Finance
9 26 (21.49%) HTML
10 25 (20.66%) Maven
11 24 (19.83%) Amazon AWS
11 24 (19.83%) REST
12 22 (18.18%) Git (software)
12 22 (18.18%) Oracle
13 21 (17.36%) CSS
14 20 (16.53%) SOAP
15 19 (15.70%) XML
15 19 (15.70%) E-Commerce
15 19 (15.70%) Scrum
15 19 (15.70%) Java EE
15 19 (15.70%) Jenkins
16 18 (14.88%) Web Services
17 17 (14.05%) J2EE
18 16 (13.22%) MVC
19 15 (12.40%) JUnit
19 15 (12.40%) OO
19 15 (12.40%) AngularJS
19 15 (12.40%) Continuous Integration
19 15 (12.40%) BDD

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 14 (11.57%) JBoss
2 9 (7.44%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.13%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.13%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.48%) Apache
4 3 (2.48%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.48%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.65%) Confluence
5 2 (1.65%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.83%) Drupal
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.83%) GIMP
2 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Shopify
2 1 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 24 (19.83%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.13%) SaaS
4 2 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.83%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) AMQP
1 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.74%) MySQL
2 12 (9.92%) NoSQL
2 12 (9.92%) Relational Database
3 10 (8.26%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.79%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.79%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.96%) Big Data
6 5 (4.13%) DB2
7 4 (3.31%) Qlik Sense
8 3 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.48%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.48%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.48%) Hazelcast
9 2 (1.65%) Apache Kudu
9 2 (1.65%) Cloudera CDH
9 2 (1.65%) HBase
9 2 (1.65%) Impala
9 2 (1.65%) Spark SQL
10 1 (0.83%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 1 (0.83%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 25 (20.66%) Maven
2 22 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 19 (15.70%) Jenkins
4 15 (12.40%) JUnit
5 10 (8.26%) Bitbucket
5 10 (8.26%) Subversion
6 9 (7.44%) Mockito
7 7 (5.79%) jMock
8 5 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (3.31%) JIRA
9 4 (3.31%) Liquibase
9 4 (3.31%) SonarQube
9 4 (3.31%) TestNG
10 3 (2.48%) DbUnit
11 2 (1.65%) Gradle
12 1 (0.83%) Ant
12 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 26 (21.49%) Finance
2 10 (8.26%) Advertising
3 9 (7.44%) Banking
4 7 (5.79%) Marketing
5 6 (4.96%) Automotive
6 4 (3.31%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.65%) Retail
7 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.83%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 113 (93.39%) Developer
2 104 (85.95%) Java Developer
3 39 (32.23%) Senior Developer
4 38 (31.40%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (7.44%) Agile Developer
5 9 (7.44%) Agile Java Developer
5 9 (7.44%) Lead Developer
5 9 (7.44%) Lead Java Developer
5 9 (7.44%) SQL Developer
6 7 (5.79%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (4.13%) Analytics Developer
7 5 (4.13%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (4.13%) Software Developer
8 3 (2.48%) Consultant
8 3 (2.48%) E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (2.48%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (2.48%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
9 2 (1.65%) Big Data Developer
9 2 (1.65%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 2 (1.65%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (56.20%) Hibernate
2 34 (28.10%) RESTful
3 26 (21.49%) HTML
4 24 (19.83%) REST
5 21 (17.36%) CSS
6 20 (16.53%) SOAP
7 19 (15.70%) Java EE
7 19 (15.70%) XML
8 18 (14.88%) Web Services
9 17 (14.05%) J2EE
10 15 (12.40%) AngularJS
11 14 (11.57%) Spring MVC
12 9 (7.44%) Ajax
13 7 (5.79%) HTML5
13 7 (5.79%) JSP
13 7 (5.79%) MyFaces
14 6 (4.96%) JMS
14 6 (4.96%) JPA
14 6 (4.96%) Spring Boot
15 5 (4.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.26%) User Experience
2 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.79%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.96%) Fintech
5 4 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.48%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.48%) NHS
7 2 (1.65%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.83%) Blog
8 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.96%) Linux
2 3 (2.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (28.93%) Software Engineering
3 28 (23.14%) TDD
4 19 (15.70%) E-Commerce
4 19 (15.70%) Scrum
5 16 (13.22%) MVC
6 15 (12.40%) BDD
6 15 (12.40%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (12.40%) OO
7 14 (11.57%) Microservices
8 13 (10.74%) SOA
9 11 (9.09%) Analytics
9 11 (9.09%) Open Source
10 8 (6.61%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (6.61%) SDLC
11 7 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (5.79%) Web Design
11 7 (5.79%) Web Development
12 6 (4.96%) Front End Development
12 6 (4.96%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 118 (97.52%) Java
2 50 (41.32%) SQL
3 42 (34.71%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.61%) XPath
5 7 (5.79%) PHP
6 3 (2.48%) Scala
7 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.65%) Python
7 2 (1.65%) VBA
8 1 (0.83%) C
8 1 (0.83%) ES6
Qualifications
1 10 (8.26%) Degree
2 5 (4.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.48%) PhD
3 3 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.92%) QA
2 2 (1.65%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (6.61%) Docker
2 3 (2.48%) HDFS
3 2 (1.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Ambari
1 1 (0.83%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.83%) logstash
Vendors
1 22 (18.18%) Oracle
2 5 (4.13%) Sybase
3 2 (1.65%) Cloudera
3 2 (1.65%) Informatica
3 2 (1.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.65%) Talend
4 1 (0.83%) Adobe
4 1 (0.83%) Cognos
4 1 (0.83%) Google
4 1 (0.83%) MuleSoft
4 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.83%) VMware