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

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 25 27
Rank change year-on-year -14 +2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Spring 37 94 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 4.76% 7.63% 7.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.76% 17.67% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 35 96 70
Cardiff median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £28,311 £28,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,875 £47,500
South Wales median annual salary £44,000 £46,250 £39,779
% change year-on-year -4.86% +16.27% +13.65%

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 290 532 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 37.32% 43.18% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 252 500 460
Cardiff median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £22,950
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £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 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Spring in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Spring.

1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (75.68%) Scrum
2 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (43.24%) TDD
3 16 (43.24%) RESTful
4 15 (40.54%) REST
5 14 (37.84%) Test Automation
6 13 (35.14%) Finance
7 12 (32.43%) Kafka
7 12 (32.43%) Microservices
8 11 (29.73%) Ansible
8 11 (29.73%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
8 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
8 11 (29.73%) Hibernate
8 11 (29.73%) OO
9 9 (24.32%) J2EE
9 9 (24.32%) Web Development
9 9 (24.32%) Go
9 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
9 9 (24.32%) Spring Boot
10 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (21.62%) QA
10 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
10 8 (21.62%) SOAP
10 8 (21.62%) Tomcat
11 7 (18.92%) OOP
11 7 (18.92%) Web Services
11 7 (18.92%) JUnit
11 7 (18.92%) C#

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 11 (29.73%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (21.62%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.41%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.70%) JBoss
4 1 (2.70%) nginx
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
2 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.81%) MySQL
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.41%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) JUnit
2 6 (16.22%) Maven
2 6 (16.22%) Subversion
3 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
4 4 (10.81%) Bugzilla
4 4 (10.81%) JMeter
4 4 (10.81%) NetBeans
4 4 (10.81%) Selenium
4 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
4 4 (10.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.41%) Ant
6 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.41%) Gradle
6 2 (5.41%) TestNG
6 2 (5.41%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 18 (48.65%) Java Developer
3 14 (37.84%) Senior Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Lead Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Architect
6 4 (10.81%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Java Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Software Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Java Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Java Software Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Junior
7 2 (5.41%) Principal Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) RESTful
2 15 (40.54%) REST
3 12 (32.43%) Kafka
4 11 (29.73%) Hibernate
5 9 (24.32%) J2EE
5 9 (24.32%) Spring Boot
6 8 (21.62%) SOAP
7 7 (18.92%) Thymeleaf
7 7 (18.92%) Web Services
8 6 (16.22%) JSON
9 4 (10.81%) HTML
9 4 (10.81%) Spring Security
10 2 (5.41%) CSS
10 2 (5.41%) HTML5
10 2 (5.41%) JPA
10 2 (5.41%) XML
10 2 (5.41%) XML Schema
11 1 (2.70%) Apache Camel
11 1 (2.70%) CSS3
11 1 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Fintech
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (75.68%) Scrum
2 16 (43.24%) TDD
3 14 (37.84%) Test Automation
4 12 (32.43%) Microservices
5 11 (29.73%) OO
5 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
6 9 (24.32%) Web Development
7 7 (18.92%) OOP
8 6 (16.22%) SDLC
9 5 (13.51%) Open Source
9 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
10 4 (10.81%) Defect Management
10 4 (10.81%) DSDM
10 4 (10.81%) Kanban
10 4 (10.81%) Load Testing
10 4 (10.81%) Migration
10 4 (10.81%) Secure Coding
10 4 (10.81%) System Testing
10 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (24.32%) Go
3 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.92%) C#
4 7 (18.92%) C++
5 6 (16.22%) SQL
6 4 (10.81%) C
7 2 (5.41%) Scala
8 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.70%) Perl
8 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) CEH
1 4 (10.81%) CISMP
1 4 (10.81%) CISSP
1 4 (10.81%) GIAC
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) QA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) Ansible
2 7 (18.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle