Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 108 131
Rank change year-on-year +13 +23 +8
Permanent jobs citing Spring 116 88 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.99% 2.24% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.93% 6.37% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 112 67 85
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% +15.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,750 £40,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £85,000
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 1,168 1,381 1,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.12% 35.18% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 973 1,201 1,103
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -

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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Spring in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 113 (97.41%) Java
2 71 (61.21%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (46.55%) Hibernate
4 51 (43.97%) JavaScript
5 45 (38.79%) SQL
5 45 (38.79%) Web Services
6 36 (31.03%) XML
6 36 (31.03%) NoSQL
7 35 (30.17%) Scrum
8 34 (29.31%) TDD
9 31 (26.72%) JSON
10 30 (25.86%) Java 8
11 28 (24.14%) BDD
11 28 (24.14%) Ajax
12 26 (22.41%) jQuery
12 26 (22.41%) Relational Database
13 25 (21.55%) REST
14 23 (19.83%) KnockoutJS
15 21 (18.10%) CSS
16 20 (17.24%) Degree
16 20 (17.24%) MVC
16 20 (17.24%) AngularJS
16 20 (17.24%) Analytics
17 19 (16.38%) Mentoring
17 19 (16.38%) Git (software)
17 19 (16.38%) Java EE
17 19 (16.38%) Software Engineering
17 19 (16.38%) Oracle
17 19 (16.38%) Tomcat
18 18 (15.52%) HTML

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 19 (16.38%) Tomcat
2 11 (9.48%) JBoss
3 9 (7.76%) WebSphere
4 8 (6.90%) CMS
5 6 (5.17%) Apache
6 1 (0.86%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.86%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.86%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.72%) SaaS
3 2 (1.72%) Serverless
4 1 (0.86%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.86%) npm
4 1 (0.86%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) Internet
2 2 (1.72%) DHCP
2 2 (1.72%) DNS
2 2 (1.72%) VoIP
3 1 (0.86%) AMQP
3 1 (0.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (31.03%) NoSQL
2 26 (22.41%) Relational Database
3 18 (15.52%) Big Data
3 18 (15.52%) Hazelcast
4 13 (11.21%) MongoDB
5 12 (10.34%) MySQL
6 9 (7.76%) RDBMS
7 8 (6.90%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.72%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.86%) HBase
Development Applications
1 19 (16.38%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.93%) Maven
3 13 (11.21%) Subversion
4 10 (8.62%) Jenkins
5 9 (7.76%) JUnit
6 7 (6.03%) Rational Rose
7 5 (4.31%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (3.45%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.59%) Bitbucket
9 3 (2.59%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.59%) Mockito
9 3 (2.59%) TestNG
10 2 (1.72%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.72%) Gradle
10 2 (1.72%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.86%) FindBugs
11 1 (0.86%) JBehave
11 1 (0.86%) LoadUI
11 1 (0.86%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.86%) webpack
General
1 17 (14.66%) Finance
2 14 (12.07%) Marketing
3 9 (7.76%) Advertising
4 7 (6.03%) Retail
5 5 (4.31%) Banking
5 5 (4.31%) Financial Institution
5 5 (4.31%) Front Office
6 4 (3.45%) Games
7 1 (0.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 97 (83.62%) Developer
2 89 (76.72%) Java Developer
3 15 (12.93%) Senior Developer
3 15 (12.93%) Senior Java Developer
4 14 (12.07%) Big Data Developer
5 9 (7.76%) Architect
6 8 (6.90%) Applications Developer
6 8 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (6.03%) Java Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Applications Support
9 5 (4.31%) Front Office Developer
9 5 (4.31%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Java Architect
10 4 (3.45%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Software Engineer
11 3 (2.59%) Analytics Developer
11 3 (2.59%) Java Applications Developer
11 3 (2.59%) Java Developer - Fintech
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (46.55%) Hibernate
2 45 (38.79%) Web Services
3 36 (31.03%) XML
4 31 (26.72%) JSON
5 28 (24.14%) Ajax
6 26 (22.41%) jQuery
7 25 (21.55%) REST
8 23 (19.83%) KnockoutJS
9 21 (18.10%) CSS
10 20 (17.24%) AngularJS
11 19 (16.38%) Java EE
12 18 (15.52%) HTML
12 18 (15.52%) React
12 18 (15.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (11.21%) J2EE
14 12 (10.34%) Spring MVC
15 11 (9.48%) XSLT
16 9 (7.76%) RESTful
17 8 (6.90%) JSF
17 8 (6.90%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.03%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (6.03%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.31%) Device Driver
2 5 (4.31%) Fintech
2 5 (4.31%) PDA
3 4 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.59%) Social Media
5 1 (0.86%) iPhone
5 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.03%) Linux
2 4 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.72%) Windows
3 2 (1.72%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (61.21%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (30.17%) Scrum
3 34 (29.31%) TDD
4 28 (24.14%) BDD
5 20 (17.24%) Analytics
5 20 (17.24%) MVC
6 19 (16.38%) Mentoring
6 19 (16.38%) Software Engineering
7 16 (13.79%) OO
8 15 (12.93%) Open Source
9 13 (11.21%) Microservices
9 13 (11.21%) SOA
10 11 (9.48%) Digital Marketing
10 11 (9.48%) E-Commerce
11 10 (8.62%) ArchiMate
11 10 (8.62%) BPMN
11 10 (8.62%) Coaching
11 10 (8.62%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (8.62%) Test Automation
11 10 (8.62%) UML
Programming Languages
1 113 (97.41%) Java
2 51 (43.97%) JavaScript
3 45 (38.79%) SQL
4 30 (25.86%) Java 8
5 5 (4.31%) PHP
6 4 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.59%) C#
7 3 (2.59%) XPath
8 2 (1.72%) Python
9 1 (0.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (17.24%) Degree
2 16 (13.79%) PhD
3 3 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.72%) CCNA
4 2 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.72%) CISM
4 2 (1.72%) CISSP
4 2 (1.72%) MCSE
4 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.03%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.86%) GCP
System Software
1 12 (10.34%) Docker
2 2 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 8 (6.90%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.72%) Ambari
2 2 (1.72%) logstash
3 1 (0.86%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 19 (16.38%) Oracle
2 2 (1.72%) Dell
2 2 (1.72%) HP
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.72%) VMware