Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 40 30
Rank change year-on-year +15 -10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Spring 87 37 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 7.53% 4.54% 6.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.16% 12.21% 17.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78 36 93
Cardiff median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £33,173 £27,576 £27,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £59,375 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 £43,197 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.75% +7.99% +0.56%

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 454 303 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 39.27% 37.18% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 396 279 497
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £53,750
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% +2.86%

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Spring in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Spring.

1 85 (97.70%) Java
2 53 (60.92%) Spring Boot
3 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (44.83%) Microservices
5 38 (43.68%) Web Services
6 33 (37.93%) Docker
7 30 (34.48%) NoSQL
8 28 (32.18%) SQL
9 27 (31.03%) Hibernate
10 26 (29.89%) Finance
10 26 (29.89%) SOAP
11 24 (27.59%) Java 8
12 20 (22.99%) Amazon AWS
13 19 (21.84%) Unit Testing
14 18 (20.69%) Cloud Native
14 18 (20.69%) Oracle
14 18 (20.69%) Maven
14 18 (20.69%) Degree
15 16 (18.39%) J2EE
16 15 (17.24%) XML
16 15 (17.24%) Google
16 15 (17.24%) REST
17 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
17 14 (16.09%) Fintech
17 14 (16.09%) JUnit
18 13 (14.94%) QA
18 13 (14.94%) RxJava
18 13 (14.94%) Functional Programming
18 13 (14.94%) Google Cloud Platform
19 12 (13.79%) Swagger

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 8 (9.20%) Confluence
2 7 (8.05%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (6.90%) Apache Spark
4 4 (4.60%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.45%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.30%) Apache
6 2 (2.30%) CICS
6 2 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.15%) Anypoint
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (3.45%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.99%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (14.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (6.90%) IBM Cloud
3 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.60%) GitHub
5 2 (2.30%) SaaS
6 1 (1.15%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) Skype
2 1 (1.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.48%) NoSQL
2 10 (11.49%) Redis
3 9 (10.34%) MongoDB
4 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.75%) MySQL
6 4 (4.60%) Big Data
7 3 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (20.69%) Maven
2 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
2 14 (16.09%) JUnit
3 11 (12.64%) Gradle
4 10 (11.49%) JIRA
5 7 (8.05%) Liquibase
5 7 (8.05%) Subversion
6 6 (6.90%) Jenkins
6 6 (6.90%) JMeter
6 6 (6.90%) Selenium
6 6 (6.90%) SoapUI
6 6 (6.90%) TestNG
7 5 (5.75%) Ant
7 5 (5.75%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.45%) Gerrit
8 3 (3.45%) GitLab
8 3 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (3.45%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.30%) Bitbucket
General
1 26 (29.89%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Banking
3 7 (8.05%) Billing
3 7 (8.05%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.45%) Advertising
5 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.15%) Legal
6 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (47.13%) Developer
1 41 (47.13%) Java Developer
2 18 (20.69%) Architect
3 10 (11.49%) Java Architect
4 9 (10.34%) Lead Architect
4 9 (10.34%) Technical Leader
5 8 (9.20%) Analyst
5 8 (9.20%) Java Engineer
6 7 (8.05%) Analyst Programmer
6 7 (8.05%) Java Technical Architect
6 7 (8.05%) Programmer
6 7 (8.05%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (8.05%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 7 (8.05%) Senior Programmer
6 7 (8.05%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.90%) QA Leader
7 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Cloud Developer
8 5 (5.75%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (60.92%) Spring Boot
2 38 (43.68%) Web Services
3 27 (31.03%) Hibernate
4 26 (29.89%) SOAP
5 16 (18.39%) J2EE
6 15 (17.24%) REST
6 15 (17.24%) XML
7 13 (14.94%) RxJava
8 12 (13.79%) Swagger
9 10 (11.49%) HTML
10 8 (9.20%) RESTful
11 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
11 7 (8.05%) JDBC
11 7 (8.05%) JSP
11 7 (8.05%) Struts
11 7 (8.05%) Thymeleaf
12 5 (5.75%) Java EE
12 5 (5.75%) Kafka
13 3 (3.45%) JMS
13 3 (3.45%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.69%) Cloud Native
2 14 (16.09%) Fintech
3 8 (9.20%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Linux
2 4 (4.60%) Unix
3 1 (1.15%) Solaris
3 1 (1.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (44.83%) Microservices
3 19 (21.84%) Unit Testing
4 13 (14.94%) Functional Programming
5 12 (13.79%) TDD
5 12 (13.79%) Test Automation
6 11 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (12.64%) Software Engineering
7 10 (11.49%) Coaching
7 10 (11.49%) Mentoring
8 8 (9.20%) Configuration Management
9 7 (8.05%) BDD
9 7 (8.05%) Data Management
9 7 (8.05%) Feasibility Study
10 6 (6.90%) Analytics
10 6 (6.90%) DevOps
10 6 (6.90%) MVC
10 6 (6.90%) Refactoring
10 6 (6.90%) Scrum
10 6 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 85 (97.70%) Java
2 28 (32.18%) SQL
3 24 (27.59%) Java 8
4 9 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.90%) C#
5 6 (6.90%) Go
6 5 (5.75%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.75%) Scala
7 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) Degree
2 8 (9.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.15%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.15%) CITP
3 1 (1.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.94%) QA
System Software
1 33 (37.93%) Docker
2 5 (5.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (20.69%) Oracle
2 15 (17.24%) Google
3 12 (13.79%) Guidewire
4 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.60%) IBM
6 3 (3.45%) Facebook
6 3 (3.45%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.30%) Sencha
8 1 (1.15%) Mashery
8 1 (1.15%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.15%) Perforce
8 1 (1.15%) Splunk
8 1 (1.15%) Sybase