Period
to 9 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 105 57 48
Rank change year-on-year -48 -9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Spring 10 81 205
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.66% 3.82% 6.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 11.14% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 72 175
Median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,225 £32,050
90th Percentile £84,375 £81,125 £70,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +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 Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 643 727 1,441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 42.30% 34.24% 42.46%
Number of salaries quoted 513 555 1,104
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Spring as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Cheshire

Spring
Salary Trend in Cheshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Spring in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Spring in Cheshire

Spring
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Spring in Cheshire over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Spring in Cheshire

Spring
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 9 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -15 6 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Chester -26 2 £42,500 -26.09% 1
Knutsford +14 1 £87,500 +34.62%
Spring
North West

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) AWS
2 6 (60.00%) Spring Boot
3 5 (50.00%) Microservices
3 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (40.00%) SOA
4 4 (40.00%) Serverless
5 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (30.00%) Docker
5 3 (30.00%) DevOps
5 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (30.00%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (30.00%) Maven
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (30.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) Gradle
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful
6 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Java EE
6 2 (20.00%) JIRA
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Serverless
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (10.00%) Neo4j
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) Maven
3 2 (20.00%) Gradle
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (10.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Android Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Android Developer
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Spring Boot
2 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (20.00%) Dropwizard
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Java EE
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) jBPM
5 1 (10.00%) JDBC
5 1 (10.00%) JMS
5 1 (10.00%) JPA
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) JTA
5 1 (10.00%) Node.js
5 1 (10.00%) Regular Expression
5 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Microservices
2 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Android Development
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Project Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Leadership
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Java 8
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker