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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 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 80 85 85
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 -11
Permanent jobs citing Spring 292 183 191
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.70% 3.43% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.88% 8.46% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 245 172 176
10th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £54,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £92,500 £80,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.63% +14.29% -
75th Percentile £125,000 £97,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £140,000 £110,000 £90,625
Central London median annual salary £92,500 £80,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +15.63% +14.29% -

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 2,457 2,162 2,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.12% 40.55% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,006 1,996 2,096
10th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £46,250
25th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -
75th Percentile £100,000 £91,250 £85,313
90th Percentile £111,875 £107,500 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +3.70%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Spring as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Spring in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Spring in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, 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.

1 292 (100.00%) Java
2 189 (64.73%) Spring Boot
3 180 (61.64%) Microservices
4 136 (46.58%) Agile
5 116 (39.73%) Docker
6 107 (36.64%) Kubernetes
7 106 (36.30%) Kafka
8 94 (32.19%) AWS
9 89 (30.48%) SQL
10 87 (29.79%) Finance
11 84 (28.77%) Software Engineering
12 77 (26.37%) DevOps
13 73 (25.00%) RESTful
14 66 (22.60%) Azure
15 64 (21.92%) Banking
16 61 (20.89%) OO
16 61 (20.89%) GCP
16 61 (20.89%) Fintech
16 61 (20.89%) CI/CD
17 59 (20.21%) Scrum
18 52 (17.81%) REST
18 52 (17.81%) Maven
19 50 (17.12%) Git (software)
19 50 (17.12%) Kotlin
20 49 (16.78%) Multithreading
21 48 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
22 46 (15.75%) TDD
23 45 (15.41%) Problem-Solving
24 42 (14.38%) NoSQL
25 39 (13.36%) Linux

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 15 (5.14%) Tomcat
2 13 (4.45%) Apache
3 11 (3.77%) Apache Spark
4 7 (2.40%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.05%) JBoss
6 5 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.71%) IIS
7 2 (0.68%) Confluence
8 1 (0.34%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.34%) Appian
8 1 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.34%) CMS
8 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.71%) Maple
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Fidessa
2 1 (0.34%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 94 (32.19%) AWS
2 66 (22.60%) Azure
3 61 (20.89%) GCP
4 9 (3.08%) GitHub
5 8 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (2.74%) Snowflake
6 6 (2.05%) OpenShift
6 6 (2.05%) Serverless
7 4 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.37%) Datadog
8 2 (0.68%) SaaS
9 1 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.34%) AWS Step Functions
9 1 (0.34%) PaaS
9 1 (0.34%) Tricentis Tosca
9 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.51%) Internet
2 11 (3.77%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.40%) Network Security
4 6 (2.05%) Broadband
5 4 (1.37%) Bluetooth
5 4 (1.37%) VoIP
6 1 (0.34%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.38%) NoSQL
2 39 (13.36%) SQL Server
3 30 (10.27%) MongoDB
4 26 (8.90%) Redis
5 17 (5.82%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (5.82%) Relational Database
6 16 (5.48%) MySQL
7 10 (3.42%) Big Data
8 9 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (3.08%) Hadoop
9 8 (2.74%) KDB
9 8 (2.74%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.71%) Apache Ignite
11 3 (1.03%) DB2
11 3 (1.03%) Pentaho
12 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.68%) Hazelcast
13 1 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.34%) ArangoDB
13 1 (0.34%) HBase
Development Applications
1 52 (17.81%) Maven
2 50 (17.12%) Git (software)
3 21 (7.19%) Jenkins
4 19 (6.51%) GitLab
5 15 (5.14%) JUnit
6 11 (3.77%) Selenium
7 10 (3.42%) JIRA
8 8 (2.74%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.37%) SonarQube
10 3 (1.03%) Spock
11 2 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.68%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.34%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.34%) Cypress.io
12 1 (0.34%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.34%) Mockito
12 1 (0.34%) NeoLoad
12 1 (0.34%) Protractor
12 1 (0.34%) SoapUI
General
1 87 (29.79%) Finance
2 64 (21.92%) Banking
3 35 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (11.30%) Social Skills
5 22 (7.53%) Front Office
6 16 (5.48%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 11 (3.77%) Organisational Skills
8 8 (2.74%) Advertising
9 7 (2.40%) Police
10 5 (1.71%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.37%) Automotive
11 4 (1.37%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.37%) Wearables
12 3 (1.03%) Japanese Language
12 3 (1.03%) Public Sector
12 3 (1.03%) Retail
12 3 (1.03%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.68%) Documentation Skills
13 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.34%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 184 (63.01%) Developer
2 160 (54.79%) Java Developer
3 65 (22.26%) Senior Developer
4 52 (17.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 49 (16.78%) Java Engineer
6 21 (7.19%) Software Engineer
7 20 (6.85%) Scala Engineer
8 18 (6.16%) Lead Developer
9 14 (4.79%) Lead Java Developer
9 14 (4.79%) Technical Leader
10 12 (4.11%) Architect
10 12 (4.11%) Full Stack Developer
10 12 (4.11%) Java Software Engineer
11 9 (3.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 9 (3.08%) Java Software Developer
12 7 (2.40%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (2.40%) Junior
12 7 (2.40%) Software Developer
13 6 (2.05%) Senior Software Engineer
13 6 (2.05%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (64.73%) Spring Boot
2 106 (36.30%) Kafka
3 73 (25.00%) RESTful
4 52 (17.81%) REST
5 39 (13.36%) React
6 37 (12.67%) AngularJS
7 32 (10.96%) Hibernate
8 22 (7.53%) HTML
9 20 (6.85%) gRPC
10 18 (6.16%) .NET
11 17 (5.82%) Web Services
12 16 (5.48%) Apache Camel
12 16 (5.48%) JMS
13 12 (4.11%) FIX Protocol
14 11 (3.77%) HTML5
15 9 (3.08%) JDBC
15 9 (3.08%) JSP
16 8 (2.74%) Java EE
16 8 (2.74%) JSON
16 8 (2.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.27%) Fixed Income
2 28 (9.59%) Algorithms
3 22 (7.53%) Data Structures
3 22 (7.53%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (7.19%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (5.14%) Cyberattack
5 15 (5.14%) Derivative
6 14 (4.79%) Equities
7 8 (2.74%) Cyber Defence
7 8 (2.74%) Grid Computing
8 7 (2.40%) Cybercrime
9 6 (2.05%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.71%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.71%) User Experience
11 4 (1.37%) Blockchain
11 4 (1.37%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.68%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.68%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.36%) Linux
2 20 (6.85%) Android
3 15 (5.14%) Unix
4 12 (4.11%) Windows
5 5 (1.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (61.64%) Microservices
2 136 (46.58%) Agile
3 84 (28.77%) Software Engineering
4 77 (26.37%) DevOps
5 61 (20.89%) CI/CD
5 61 (20.89%) Fintech
5 61 (20.89%) OO
6 59 (20.21%) Scrum
7 49 (16.78%) Multithreading
8 48 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
9 46 (15.75%) TDD
10 45 (15.41%) Problem-Solving
11 38 (13.01%) Full Stack Development
12 32 (10.96%) Event-Driven
12 32 (10.96%) Test Automation
13 31 (10.62%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 27 (9.25%) Electronic Trading
14 27 (9.25%) OOD
15 26 (8.90%) OOP
16 25 (8.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 292 (100.00%) Java
2 89 (30.48%) SQL
3 50 (17.12%) Kotlin
4 38 (13.01%) Python
5 24 (8.22%) Scala
6 19 (6.51%) JavaScript
7 15 (5.14%) Bash
8 11 (3.77%) Go
9 10 (3.42%) C#
10 7 (2.40%) Groovy
11 6 (2.05%) Perl
11 6 (2.05%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.71%) C++
12 5 (1.71%) MATLAB
12 5 (1.71%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.71%) R
13 1 (0.34%) C
13 1 (0.34%) PHP
13 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (5.48%) Degree
2 13 (4.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.40%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.03%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.34%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.34%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.79%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 116 (39.73%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 107 (36.64%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.37%) Grafana
2 4 (1.37%) Prometheus
3 3 (1.03%) Ansible
3 3 (1.03%) Kibana
4 2 (0.68%) Terraform
5 1 (0.34%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.34%) logstash
Vendors
1 33 (11.30%) Oracle
2 12 (4.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.77%) Google
4 5 (1.71%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.37%) Confluent
5 4 (1.37%) Okta
6 2 (0.68%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.68%) New Relic
6 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.34%) Cadence
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco
7 1 (0.34%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.34%) OpenText
7 1 (0.34%) Solace
7 1 (0.34%) Splunk
7 1 (0.34%) TIBCO