Period
to 27 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 27 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 76 57 81
Rank change year-on-year -19 +24 +24
Permanent jobs citing Spring 320 488 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.54% 4.68% 3.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.27% 10.88% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 289 448 383
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £91,800 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,451 4,487 4,300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.19% 43.05% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3,052 4,062 3,838
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,750
% change year-on-year +7.69% +7.00% +1.25%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in the City of London

Spring
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Spring in the City of London

Spring
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Spring in the City of London

Spring
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the City of London region over the 6 months to 27 February 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
London Bridge -12 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Spring
Central London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Spring.

1 290 (90.63%) Java
2 179 (55.94%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (48.44%) Spring Boot
4 121 (37.81%) Microservices
5 115 (35.94%) TDD
6 113 (35.31%) Java 8
7 111 (34.69%) Finance
8 81 (25.31%) Hibernate
9 73 (22.81%) AWS
9 73 (22.81%) Fintech
10 68 (21.25%) Docker
11 65 (20.31%) RESTful
11 65 (20.31%) JavaScript
11 65 (20.31%) SQL
12 61 (19.06%) Git (software)
13 58 (18.13%) REST
14 56 (17.50%) DevOps
14 56 (17.50%) Greenfield Project
15 53 (16.56%) Banking
15 53 (16.56%) Software Engineering
16 50 (15.63%) Scrum
17 49 (15.31%) Continuous Integration
17 49 (15.31%) Kafka
18 48 (15.00%) Web Services
19 45 (14.06%) Maven
20 44 (13.75%) BDD
20 44 (13.75%) Jenkins
21 42 (13.13%) Node.js
21 42 (13.13%) Linux
22 40 (12.50%) MVC

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 18 (5.63%) EPiServer
2 15 (4.69%) Apache
3 13 (4.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 11 (3.44%) CMS
5 10 (3.13%) Apache Spark
6 6 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.56%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.94%) Confluence
8 3 (0.94%) nginx
8 3 (0.94%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.63%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (0.63%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.63%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.31%) Anypoint
10 1 (0.31%) Ethereum
10 1 (0.31%) Hyperledger
10 1 (0.31%) JBoss
10 1 (0.31%) Mule
10 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.94%) AutoCAD
2 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 73 (22.81%) AWS
2 20 (6.25%) GCP
3 13 (4.06%) Azure
4 12 (3.75%) SaaS
5 11 (3.44%) GitHub
6 9 (2.81%) Amazon S3
6 9 (2.81%) Serverless
7 5 (1.56%) Amazon ECS
8 4 (1.25%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.94%) Azure Stack
10 2 (0.63%) Amazon SageMaker
10 2 (0.63%) CloudBees
10 2 (0.63%) Slack
11 1 (0.31%) Apple Pay
11 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.31%) Google Pay
11 1 (0.31%) PaaS
11 1 (0.31%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.94%) Internet
2 1 (0.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (5.31%) Apache Cassandra
3 17 (5.31%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.69%) NoSQL
4 15 (4.69%) Oracle Database
5 13 (4.06%) Big Data
5 13 (4.06%) MySQL
5 13 (4.06%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (1.88%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.56%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.56%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.94%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.63%) Amazon Athena
9 2 (0.63%) Apache Ignite
9 2 (0.63%) HBase
10 1 (0.31%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 61 (19.06%) Git (software)
2 45 (14.06%) Maven
3 44 (13.75%) Jenkins
4 33 (10.31%) JUnit
5 22 (6.88%) Gradle
6 19 (5.94%) Visual Studio
7 13 (4.06%) Subversion
8 8 (2.50%) JIRA
8 8 (2.50%) Mockito
8 8 (2.50%) SonarQube
8 8 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (2.19%) Selenium
10 5 (1.56%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.56%) Newman
10 5 (1.56%) Postman
10 5 (1.56%) Spock
11 4 (1.25%) Gatling
12 3 (0.94%) Vagrant
13 2 (0.63%) CircleCI
13 2 (0.63%) Flyway
General
1 111 (34.69%) Finance
2 53 (16.56%) Banking
3 16 (5.00%) Financial Institution
3 16 (5.00%) Games
4 15 (4.69%) Marketing
4 15 (4.69%) Retail
5 11 (3.44%) Investment Banking
6 10 (3.13%) Front Office
7 8 (2.50%) Back Office
8 7 (2.19%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.88%) Law
10 5 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.25%) Advertising
12 2 (0.63%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.31%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 254 (79.38%) Developer
2 208 (65.00%) Java Developer
3 74 (23.13%) Senior Developer
4 60 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 27 (8.44%) Java Engineer
6 22 (6.88%) Backend Developer
7 21 (6.56%) AWS Developer
8 19 (5.94%) C# Developer
8 19 (5.94%) Full Stack Developer
9 18 (5.63%) .NET Developer
9 18 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (5.63%) Lead Developer
10 17 (5.31%) Lead Java Developer
10 17 (5.31%) Software Engineer
11 13 (4.06%) Java Software Engineer
12 11 (3.44%) Java Developer - Fintech
13 10 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
14 9 (2.81%) AWS Engineer
14 9 (2.81%) Senior Java Engineer
15 8 (2.50%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (48.44%) Spring Boot
2 81 (25.31%) Hibernate
3 65 (20.31%) RESTful
4 58 (18.13%) REST
5 49 (15.31%) Kafka
6 48 (15.00%) Web Services
7 42 (13.13%) Node.js
8 38 (11.88%) HTML
8 38 (11.88%) React
9 37 (11.56%) AngularJS
10 28 (8.75%) SOAP
11 26 (8.13%) HTML5
11 26 (8.13%) JSP
12 25 (7.81%) XML
13 24 (7.50%) .NET
14 23 (7.19%) Java EE
15 22 (6.88%) CSS
15 22 (6.88%) JMS
15 22 (6.88%) JSON
16 21 (6.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 56 (17.50%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (4.69%) Fixed Income
3 13 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (2.50%) Cloud Native
5 8 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.19%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (2.19%) Online Games
7 6 (1.88%) Derivative
8 5 (1.56%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.56%) iPad
9 4 (1.25%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.25%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.25%) User Experience
10 2 (0.63%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.31%) Equities
11 1 (0.31%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.31%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (13.13%) Linux
2 18 (5.63%) Windows
3 11 (3.44%) CentOS
4 8 (2.50%) Unix
5 6 (1.88%) Android
6 4 (1.25%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.94%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (55.94%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (37.81%) Microservices
3 115 (35.94%) TDD
4 73 (22.81%) Fintech
5 56 (17.50%) DevOps
6 53 (16.56%) Software Engineering
7 50 (15.63%) Scrum
8 49 (15.31%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (13.75%) BDD
10 40 (12.50%) MVC
11 34 (10.63%) Pair Programming
12 33 (10.31%) Computer Science
13 30 (9.38%) SDLC
14 26 (8.13%) OO
15 23 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
16 22 (6.88%) Continuous Delivery
16 22 (6.88%) E-Commerce
16 22 (6.88%) Problem-Solving
17 19 (5.94%) Multithreading
18 18 (5.63%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 290 (90.63%) Java
2 113 (35.31%) Java 8
3 65 (20.31%) JavaScript
3 65 (20.31%) SQL
4 28 (8.75%) C#
5 25 (7.81%) Python
6 18 (5.63%) XPath
7 17 (5.31%) Kotlin
8 6 (1.88%) Groovy
8 6 (1.88%) Ruby
9 4 (1.25%) ES6
9 4 (1.25%) PHP
9 4 (1.25%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.25%) Scala
10 3 (0.94%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.94%) Korn
11 2 (0.63%) C
11 2 (0.63%) Go
12 1 (0.31%) C++
12 1 (0.31%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 35 (10.94%) Degree
2 26 (8.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.88%) DV Cleared
3 6 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.25%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.25%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.50%) QA
2 3 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 68 (21.25%) Docker
2 4 (1.25%) OpenAM
2 4 (1.25%) OpenDJ
2 4 (1.25%) OpenIDM
3 3 (0.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.94%) KVM
3 3 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (11.25%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.88%) Control-M
3 5 (1.56%) Ansible
4 3 (0.94%) Packer
4 3 (0.94%) Rancher
4 3 (0.94%) Terraform
5 2 (0.63%) Grafana
5 2 (0.63%) Kibana
5 2 (0.63%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.63%) Puppet
6 1 (0.31%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (8.44%) Oracle
2 22 (6.88%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.06%) Adobe
3 13 (4.06%) Google
4 9 (2.81%) MuleSoft
5 6 (1.88%) Ab Initio
6 5 (1.56%) Charles River
7 4 (1.25%) AppDynamics
7 4 (1.25%) ForgeRock
7 4 (1.25%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.25%) Splunk
8 3 (0.94%) VMware
9 2 (0.63%) Sybase
10 1 (0.31%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.31%) Blue Prism
10 1 (0.31%) CA
10 1 (0.31%) GoldenSource
10 1 (0.31%) hybris
10 1 (0.31%) SAP
10 1 (0.31%) Sitecore