Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 41 28
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13 0
Permanent jobs citing Spring 56 36 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 5.27% 4.66% 7.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.24% 12.41% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 52 34 96
Cardiff median annual salary £55,000 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.37% +18.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,725 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,200 £67,500 £56,875
South Wales median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +23.53% -8.11% +16.27%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 423 290 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 39.79% 37.52% 43.41%
Number of salaries quoted 370 252 503
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,325 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,625 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Cardiff

Spring
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Spring in Cardiff

Spring
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Cardiff over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Spring in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Spring.

1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (57.14%) Spring Boot
4 26 (46.43%) Docker
5 24 (42.86%) Microservices
6 23 (41.07%) NoSQL
6 23 (41.07%) Web Services
7 19 (33.93%) Finance
8 18 (32.14%) Degree
9 16 (28.57%) Hibernate
10 14 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (25.00%) Java 8
11 12 (21.43%) SQL
11 12 (21.43%) Google
12 11 (19.64%) Unit Testing
13 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (17.86%) J2EE
13 10 (17.86%) Cloud Native
13 10 (17.86%) Google Cloud Platform
14 9 (16.07%) RxJava
14 9 (16.07%) Functional Programming
14 9 (16.07%) Swagger
14 9 (16.07%) Oracle
14 9 (16.07%) SOAP
14 9 (16.07%) QA
14 9 (16.07%) Maven
15 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
15 8 (14.29%) Fintech
15 8 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
15 8 (14.29%) Guidewire

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (10.71%) Apache Spark
2 5 (8.93%) Confluence
3 4 (7.14%) Apache
3 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.57%) CICS
4 2 (3.57%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.79%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.57%) EngageOne
3 1 (1.79%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (17.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.36%) GitHub
5 2 (3.57%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.07%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.71%) Redis
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.14%) Big Data
4 4 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.57%) MySQL
6 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Maven
2 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.71%) Gradle
2 6 (10.71%) JUnit
3 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.93%) JIRA
3 5 (8.93%) JMeter
3 5 (8.93%) Liquibase
3 5 (8.93%) Selenium
3 5 (8.93%) SoapUI
4 3 (5.36%) GitLab
4 3 (5.36%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (5.36%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.57%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.79%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.79%) Subversion
6 1 (1.79%) TestNG
General
1 19 (33.93%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Banking
2 6 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.14%) Billing
4 3 (5.36%) Advertising
4 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.79%) Electronics
6 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Developer
2 25 (44.64%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.00%) Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Java Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 6 (10.71%) Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Java Technical Architect
5 6 (10.71%) Technical Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (8.93%) Lead Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Programmer
6 5 (8.93%) QA Leader
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (7.14%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (57.14%) Spring Boot
2 23 (41.07%) Web Services
3 16 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 10 (17.86%) J2EE
5 9 (16.07%) RxJava
5 9 (16.07%) SOAP
5 9 (16.07%) Swagger
6 7 (12.50%) JDBC
7 6 (10.71%) RESTful
7 6 (10.71%) Struts
8 5 (8.93%) HTML
8 5 (8.93%) JSP
8 5 (8.93%) Kafka
8 5 (8.93%) Thymeleaf
8 5 (8.93%) XML
9 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.36%) Java EE
9 3 (5.36%) JPA
9 3 (5.36%) REST
10 2 (3.57%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Cloud Native
2 8 (14.29%) Fintech
3 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Animation
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (42.86%) Microservices
3 11 (19.64%) Unit Testing
4 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (16.07%) Functional Programming
6 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 7 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 7 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 6 (10.71%) Analytics
8 6 (10.71%) Data Management
8 6 (10.71%) MVC
8 6 (10.71%) TDD
9 5 (8.93%) BDD
9 5 (8.93%) Coaching
9 5 (8.93%) Feasibility Study
9 5 (8.93%) Information Management
9 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.93%) Scrum
9 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.14%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (25.00%) Java 8
3 12 (21.43%) SQL
4 5 (8.93%) C#
4 5 (8.93%) Go
4 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.93%) Scala
5 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) Degree
2 8 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) QA
System Software
1 26 (46.43%) Docker
2 5 (8.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Ansible
1 4 (7.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Google
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle
3 8 (14.29%) Guidewire
4 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.57%) Facebook
5 2 (3.57%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.79%) IBM
6 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.79%) SAP
6 1 (1.79%) Sencha