Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 23 36
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Spring 91 81 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 8.10% 7.72% 6.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.56% 19.85% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 75 74 55
Cardiff median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,150 £26,361
90th Percentile £51,000 £71,250 £62,500
South Wales median annual salary £36,500 £42,500 £45,269
% change year-on-year -14.12% -6.12% +13.17%

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 422 408 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 37.58% 38.89% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 377 340 328
Cardiff median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £24,175
90th Percentile £64,150 £65,000 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

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 21 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Spring in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 90 (98.90%) Java
2 53 (58.24%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (45.05%) Hibernate
3 41 (45.05%) SQL
4 35 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 35 (38.46%) Web Services
5 32 (35.16%) Git (software)
6 30 (32.97%) J2EE
7 25 (27.47%) Oracle
8 24 (26.37%) Go
9 23 (25.27%) Kafka
9 23 (25.27%) MongoDB
9 23 (25.27%) Scrum
9 23 (25.27%) Elasticsearch
10 22 (24.18%) Relational Database
10 22 (24.18%) Tomcat
11 21 (23.08%) WebSphere
12 20 (21.98%) Python
13 19 (20.88%) HTML
13 19 (20.88%) SQL Server
13 19 (20.88%) Software Engineering
13 19 (20.88%) Jenkins
14 18 (19.78%) GitHub
14 18 (19.78%) Groovy
14 18 (19.78%) Informix
14 18 (19.78%) IBM
14 18 (19.78%) TensorFlow
15 17 (18.68%) Web Development
15 17 (18.68%) RESTful
16 16 (17.58%) Continuous Improvement

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 23 (25.27%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (24.18%) Tomcat
3 21 (23.08%) WebSphere
4 9 (9.89%) JBoss
5 6 (6.59%) Apache
6 5 (5.49%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (3.30%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.78%) GitHub
2 5 (5.49%) AWS
2 5 (5.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (3.30%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.27%) MongoDB
2 22 (24.18%) Relational Database
3 19 (20.88%) SQL Server
4 18 (19.78%) Informix
5 13 (14.29%) DB2
6 8 (8.79%) MySQL
7 6 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (6.59%) Redis
8 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (35.16%) Git (software)
2 19 (20.88%) Jenkins
3 12 (13.19%) JUnit
4 6 (6.59%) Subversion
5 5 (5.49%) Maven
5 5 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.10%) Ant
6 1 (1.10%) Liquibase
General
1 11 (12.09%) Banking
2 10 (10.99%) Finance
3 7 (7.69%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Billing
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (87.91%) Developer
2 50 (54.95%) Java Developer
3 28 (30.77%) Software Developer
4 9 (9.89%) Junior
4 9 (9.89%) Junior Developer
4 9 (9.89%) Senior Developer
4 9 (9.89%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Security Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Junior Software Developer
8 5 (5.49%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Junior Java Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Python Developer
10 2 (2.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (2.20%) Java Software Developer
10 2 (2.20%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (1.10%) Java Software Engineer
11 1 (1.10%) Principal Software Engineer
11 1 (1.10%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (45.05%) Hibernate
2 35 (38.46%) Web Services
3 30 (32.97%) J2EE
4 23 (25.27%) Kafka
5 19 (20.88%) HTML
6 18 (19.78%) TensorFlow
7 17 (18.68%) RESTful
8 14 (15.38%) AngularJS
9 13 (14.29%) JSON
10 12 (13.19%) Apache Camel
11 11 (12.09%) Node.js
11 11 (12.09%) REST
12 9 (9.89%) JMS
12 9 (9.89%) SOAP
13 8 (8.79%) React
14 7 (7.69%) Spring Boot
15 6 (6.59%) CSS
16 5 (5.49%) .NET
16 5 (5.49%) EJB
16 5 (5.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.20%) User Experience
4 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (58.24%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.27%) Scrum
3 19 (20.88%) Software Engineering
4 17 (18.68%) Web Development
5 16 (17.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (12.09%) Front End Development
7 9 (9.89%) OOP
7 9 (9.89%) OWASP
8 8 (8.79%) Data Governance
8 8 (8.79%) Risk Management
9 7 (7.69%) Information Security
9 7 (7.69%) Quality Management
10 6 (6.59%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (6.59%) Test Automation
11 5 (5.49%) Coaching
11 5 (5.49%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.49%) OO
11 5 (5.49%) SDLC
12 4 (4.40%) DevOps
12 4 (4.40%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 90 (98.90%) Java
2 41 (45.05%) SQL
3 35 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 24 (26.37%) Go
5 20 (21.98%) Python
6 18 (19.78%) Groovy
7 9 (9.89%) C++
8 5 (5.49%) C#
9 4 (4.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) CISMP
1 8 (8.79%) CISSP
2 1 (1.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.99%) QA
2 7 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) Docker
Vendors
1 25 (27.47%) Oracle
2 18 (19.78%) IBM
3 7 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.40%) Guidewire
6 3 (3.30%) Google