Period
to 26 April 2018

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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 86 84
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Spring 425 358 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.94% 3.50% 3.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.55% 9.18% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 393 343 444
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £98,750 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 4,450 3,901 5,238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 41.22% 38.10% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3,903 3,539 4,674
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 26 April 2018.

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 26 April 2018. 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 +8 7 - -
Spring
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, 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.

1 423 (99.53%) Java
2 231 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
3 206 (48.47%) Hibernate
4 190 (44.71%) SQL
5 174 (40.94%) Finance
6 172 (40.47%) JavaScript
7 151 (35.53%) TDD
8 149 (35.06%) Java 8
9 124 (29.18%) HTML
10 117 (27.53%) Microservices
11 116 (27.29%) Java EE
12 114 (26.82%) Maven
13 113 (26.59%) REST
14 111 (26.12%) CSS
15 109 (25.65%) Spring Boot
16 93 (21.88%) PHP
17 89 (20.94%) Advertising
18 88 (20.71%) Docker
19 82 (19.29%) JDBC
20 80 (18.82%) Web Development
21 78 (18.35%) Struts
21 78 (18.35%) Git (software)
22 75 (17.65%) Fintech
23 72 (16.94%) Scrum
24 71 (16.71%) Banking
25 69 (16.24%) J2EE
25 69 (16.24%) Oracle
26 67 (15.76%) Web Services
27 66 (15.53%) JUnit
28 58 (13.65%) 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 27 (6.35%) Tomcat
2 19 (4.47%) Apache
3 16 (3.76%) JBoss
4 14 (3.29%) WebSphere
5 13 (3.06%) CMS
6 12 (2.82%) WildFly
7 9 (2.12%) Apache Spark
8 8 (1.88%) Apache TomEE
8 8 (1.88%) Confluence
8 8 (1.88%) Oracle Coherence
8 8 (1.88%) WordPress
9 5 (1.18%) nginx
9 5 (1.18%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.94%) Hyperledger
10 4 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.71%) IIS
11 3 (0.71%) Lightstreamer
11 3 (0.71%) Moodle
12 2 (0.47%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.41%) npm
5 5 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (1.18%) PaaS
6 2 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.47%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.47%) IaaS
6 2 (0.47%) Loggly
6 2 (0.47%) Route 53
6 2 (0.47%) Slack
6 2 (0.47%) Sumo Logic
6 2 (0.47%) Trello
7 1 (0.24%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.24%) GitHub
7 1 (0.24%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.59%) SSH
2 9 (2.12%) Internet
3 5 (1.18%) HTTP
4 3 (0.71%) Intranet
5 1 (0.24%) FTP
5 1 (0.24%) SMS
5 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (12.24%) Relational Database
2 35 (8.24%) SQL Server
3 30 (7.06%) Big Data
3 30 (7.06%) NoSQL
3 30 (7.06%) RDBMS
4 27 (6.35%) MongoDB
5 26 (6.12%) MySQL
6 13 (3.06%) Oracle Database
7 12 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (2.12%) Hadoop
9 9 (2.12%) OLAP
10 8 (1.88%) Hazelcast
11 5 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.18%) Blockchain
12 4 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.94%) Cosmos DB
12 4 (0.94%) DB2
13 2 (0.47%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.47%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 114 (26.82%) Maven
2 78 (18.35%) Git (software)
3 66 (15.53%) JUnit
4 38 (8.94%) Gradle
5 33 (7.76%) Jenkins
6 25 (5.88%) JIRA
7 23 (5.41%) Mockito
8 21 (4.94%) Selenium
9 18 (4.24%) Ant
9 18 (4.24%) Subversion
10 17 (4.00%) Eclipse
11 16 (3.76%) Cucumber
12 13 (3.06%) Bitbucket
13 12 (2.82%) Sonatype Nexus
14 11 (2.59%) Emacs
15 9 (2.12%) Grunt
15 9 (2.12%) Log4j
15 9 (2.12%) WebDriver
16 8 (1.88%) TestNG
17 7 (1.65%) ClearCase
General
1 174 (40.94%) Finance
2 89 (20.94%) Advertising
3 71 (16.71%) Banking
4 53 (12.47%) Games
5 32 (7.53%) Investment Banking
6 22 (5.18%) Retail
7 10 (2.35%) Front Office
8 8 (1.88%) Back Office
8 8 (1.88%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.65%) Publishing
10 4 (0.94%) Law
11 3 (0.71%) Marketing
12 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.24%) Automotive
13 1 (0.24%) Legal
13 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 377 (88.71%) Developer
2 337 (79.29%) Java Developer
3 90 (21.18%) Senior Developer
4 82 (19.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 45 (10.59%) Java Engineer
6 34 (8.00%) Java Developer - Fintech
7 31 (7.29%) Games Developer
7 31 (7.29%) Java Games Developer
8 30 (7.06%) Lead Developer
9 27 (6.35%) Lead Java Developer
10 23 (5.41%) Software Engineer
11 16 (3.76%) Full Stack Developer
12 15 (3.53%) Core Java Developer
12 15 (3.53%) Java Software Developer
12 15 (3.53%) Java Software Engineer
13 14 (3.29%) J2EE Developer
13 14 (3.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 14 (3.29%) Software Developer
14 13 (3.06%) Games Engineer
15 11 (2.59%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (48.47%) Hibernate
2 124 (29.18%) HTML
3 116 (27.29%) Java EE
4 113 (26.59%) REST
5 111 (26.12%) CSS
6 109 (25.65%) Spring Boot
7 82 (19.29%) JDBC
8 78 (18.35%) Struts
9 69 (16.24%) J2EE
10 67 (15.76%) Web Services
11 56 (13.18%) AngularJS
12 53 (12.47%) RESTful
13 41 (9.65%) Sass
14 39 (9.18%) XML
15 38 (8.94%) JMS
15 38 (8.94%) JSP
16 36 (8.47%) LESS
17 32 (7.53%) jQuery
17 32 (7.53%) Node.js
17 32 (7.53%) React
Miscellaneous
1 75 (17.65%) Fintech
2 34 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (4.71%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (3.76%) Linux Command Line
5 16 (3.76%) Mobile App
6 13 (3.06%) iPad
7 9 (2.12%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.12%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.12%) Hedge funds
8 8 (1.88%) Contract for Difference
8 8 (1.88%) Fixed Income
8 8 (1.88%) Online Games
9 7 (1.65%) Online Gambling
9 7 (1.65%) Spread Betting
10 6 (1.41%) User Experience
11 5 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.18%) Bitcoin
11 5 (1.18%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 56 (13.18%) Linux
2 37 (8.71%) Unix
3 13 (3.06%) Android
4 10 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.88%) openSUSE
5 8 (1.88%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.65%) Solaris
7 4 (0.94%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (35.53%) TDD
3 117 (27.53%) Microservices
4 80 (18.82%) Web Development
5 72 (16.94%) Scrum
6 58 (13.65%) MVC
7 56 (13.18%) Software Engineering
8 53 (12.47%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (11.76%) BDD
9 50 (11.76%) DevOps
10 40 (9.41%) SOA
11 36 (8.47%) Multithreading
12 32 (7.53%) Customer Requirements
12 32 (7.53%) E-Commerce
13 30 (7.06%) Unit Testing
14 29 (6.82%) OO
15 26 (6.12%) Mentoring
15 26 (6.12%) Problem-Solving
16 23 (5.41%) Concurrent Programming
16 23 (5.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 423 (99.53%) Java
2 190 (44.71%) SQL
3 172 (40.47%) JavaScript
4 149 (35.06%) Java 8
5 93 (21.88%) PHP
6 39 (9.18%) Scala
7 28 (6.59%) Shell Script
8 22 (5.18%) Groovy
9 18 (4.24%) Python
10 12 (2.82%) Kotlin
10 12 (2.82%) PL/SQL
10 12 (2.82%) TypeScript
11 10 (2.35%) ES6
11 10 (2.35%) Perl
12 9 (2.12%) Go
12 9 (2.12%) Ruby
13 8 (1.88%) C++
14 7 (1.65%) C#
15 6 (1.41%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.18%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 33 (7.76%) Degree
2 5 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.00%) QA
2 3 (0.71%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.24%) EMIR
3 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.24%) MiFID
3 1 (0.24%) PMO
System Software
1 88 (20.71%) Docker
2 5 (1.18%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 23 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (4.71%) Puppet
3 19 (4.47%) Ansible
4 12 (2.82%) Kubernetes
5 9 (2.12%) Salt
6 4 (0.94%) Terraform
7 2 (0.47%) Kibana
7 2 (0.47%) Nagios
7 2 (0.47%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.47%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.24%) Control-M
8 1 (0.24%) Grafana
8 1 (0.24%) logstash
8 1 (0.24%) Mesos
Vendors
1 69 (16.24%) Oracle
2 10 (2.35%) hybris
3 8 (1.88%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (1.65%) TIBCO
5 6 (1.41%) Solace
6 4 (0.94%) Apigee
6 4 (0.94%) Splunk
6 4 (0.94%) Sybase
7 3 (0.71%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.71%) IBM
8 2 (0.47%) Google
8 2 (0.47%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.47%) New Relic
8 2 (0.47%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.47%) Samsung
8 2 (0.47%) Twitter
9 1 (0.24%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.24%) Facebook
9 1 (0.24%) StreamBase