Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 83 102
Rank change year-on-year +7 +19 -12
Permanent jobs citing Spring 436 353 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.94% 3.56% 2.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.20% 9.04% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 401 316 341
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,875 £40,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%

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 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 4,741 3,907 4,993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.80% 39.38% 41.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4,347 3,527 4,585
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,300 £40,000 £38,125
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -6 5 £40,000 -45.76%
Spring
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 419 (96.10%) Java
2 279 (63.99%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (43.81%) SQL
4 167 (38.30%) Finance
5 164 (37.61%) TDD
5 164 (37.61%) Spring Boot
6 155 (35.55%) Microservices
7 154 (35.32%) Hibernate
8 140 (32.11%) Java 8
9 134 (30.73%) JavaScript
10 113 (25.92%) REST
11 110 (25.23%) HTML
11 110 (25.23%) CSS
12 94 (21.56%) Linux
13 91 (20.87%) Maven
14 84 (19.27%) Docker
15 77 (17.66%) NoSQL
15 77 (17.66%) Scrum
16 76 (17.43%) Web Services
17 74 (16.97%) Amazon AWS
18 73 (16.74%) Banking
19 68 (15.60%) Scala
20 67 (15.37%) BDD
20 67 (15.37%) Gradle
21 66 (15.14%) DevOps
22 65 (14.91%) Git (software)
22 65 (14.91%) Oracle
23 64 (14.68%) JUnit
24 63 (14.45%) Python
25 59 (13.53%) 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 26 (5.96%) Apache
2 25 (5.73%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (5.50%) Tomcat
4 17 (3.90%) WebLogic
5 13 (2.98%) CMS
6 12 (2.75%) Apache Spark
7 10 (2.29%) WordPress
8 9 (2.06%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.83%) JBoss
10 7 (1.61%) Hyperledger
11 6 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
12 5 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (0.69%) GemFire
14 3 (0.69%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.46%) JCAPS
15 2 (0.46%) Jetty
15 2 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 74 (16.97%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (6.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (5.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 21 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (3.21%) OpenShift
6 6 (1.38%) Apple Pay
6 6 (1.38%) Google Pay
6 6 (1.38%) npm
7 5 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.15%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (1.15%) Serverless
8 4 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (0.92%) Loggly
8 4 (0.92%) Oracle CX
8 4 (0.92%) PaaS
8 4 (0.92%) Sumo Logic
9 3 (0.69%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.61%) HTTP
2 6 (1.38%) Internet
3 3 (0.69%) FTP
3 3 (0.69%) SMS
4 2 (0.46%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (17.66%) NoSQL
2 43 (9.86%) SQL Server
3 38 (8.72%) MySQL
4 37 (8.49%) Relational Database
5 29 (6.65%) MongoDB
6 27 (6.19%) Big Data
7 25 (5.73%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (4.36%) Redis
9 15 (3.44%) Blockchain
10 11 (2.52%) Hadoop
11 10 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.61%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.15%) Text Mining
14 4 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.92%) DB2
14 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.69%) Riak
Development Applications
1 91 (20.87%) Maven
2 67 (15.37%) Gradle
3 65 (14.91%) Git (software)
4 64 (14.68%) JUnit
5 57 (13.07%) Jenkins
6 25 (5.73%) JIRA
7 21 (4.82%) Selenium
8 20 (4.59%) Subversion
9 19 (4.36%) TestNG
10 16 (3.67%) Mockito
11 15 (3.44%) Ant
12 14 (3.21%) Cucumber
13 11 (2.52%) Bitbucket
14 10 (2.29%) Log4j
15 8 (1.83%) Eclipse
16 7 (1.61%) CF BOSH
16 7 (1.61%) Protractor
16 7 (1.61%) TeamCity
17 4 (0.92%) CA Release Automation
17 4 (0.92%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 167 (38.30%) Finance
2 73 (16.74%) Banking
3 35 (8.03%) Investment Banking
4 32 (7.34%) Advertising
5 28 (6.42%) Front Office
5 28 (6.42%) Retail
6 20 (4.59%) Financial Institution
7 17 (3.90%) Games
8 9 (2.06%) Back Office
9 8 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.61%) Law
11 6 (1.38%) Telecoms
12 5 (1.15%) Publishing
13 4 (0.92%) Billing
13 4 (0.92%) Retail Finance
14 3 (0.69%) Automotive
15 2 (0.46%) Marketing
15 2 (0.46%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.23%) Legal
16 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 353 (80.96%) Developer
2 315 (72.25%) Java Developer
3 109 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 102 (23.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 36 (8.26%) Lead Developer
6 30 (6.88%) Full Stack Developer
6 30 (6.88%) Lead Java Developer
7 28 (6.42%) Java Engineer
8 19 (4.36%) Software Engineer
9 14 (3.21%) Agile Developer
9 14 (3.21%) Agile Java Developer
9 14 (3.21%) Blockchain Developer
10 13 (2.98%) Consultant
10 13 (2.98%) Java Pricing Developer
10 13 (2.98%) Pricing Developer
11 12 (2.75%) AWS Developer
11 12 (2.75%) E-Commerce Developer
11 12 (2.75%) Java Software Developer
11 12 (2.75%) Software Developer
11 12 (2.75%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (37.61%) Spring Boot
2 154 (35.32%) Hibernate
3 113 (25.92%) REST
4 110 (25.23%) CSS
4 110 (25.23%) HTML
5 76 (17.43%) Web Services
6 56 (12.84%) AngularJS
7 53 (12.16%) Node.js
8 52 (11.93%) XML
9 51 (11.70%) Kafka
10 49 (11.24%) RESTful
11 48 (11.01%) Java EE
12 45 (10.32%) SOAP
13 40 (9.17%) RabbitMQ
14 39 (8.94%) jQuery
15 37 (8.49%) HTML5
15 37 (8.49%) Spring MVC
16 34 (7.80%) JPA
17 33 (7.57%) Apache Camel
18 30 (6.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.32%) Fintech
2 42 (9.63%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (7.34%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.82%) Data Structures
5 20 (4.59%) User Experience
6 18 (4.13%) Algorithms
6 18 (4.13%) Derivative
7 16 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (3.67%) Self-Motivation
8 15 (3.44%) Market Risk
9 13 (2.98%) Fixed Income
10 11 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (2.06%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.61%) Life Science
13 6 (1.38%) Augmented Reality
13 6 (1.38%) Hedge funds
14 5 (1.15%) iPad
14 5 (1.15%) N-Tier
14 5 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 94 (21.56%) Linux
2 23 (5.28%) Unix
3 12 (2.75%) Android
4 11 (2.52%) Ubuntu
5 10 (2.29%) openSUSE
6 5 (1.15%) Windows
7 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (63.99%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (37.61%) TDD
3 155 (35.55%) Microservices
4 77 (17.66%) Scrum
5 67 (15.37%) BDD
6 66 (15.14%) DevOps
7 59 (13.53%) MVC
8 57 (13.07%) Pair Programming
8 57 (13.07%) Software Engineering
9 52 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
10 44 (10.09%) SOA
11 41 (9.40%) OO
12 38 (8.72%) SDLC
13 35 (8.03%) Web Development
14 33 (7.57%) Problem-Solving
14 33 (7.57%) Refactoring
15 30 (6.88%) Continuous Delivery
15 30 (6.88%) Mentoring
16 28 (6.42%) Analytics
17 26 (5.96%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 419 (96.10%) Java
2 191 (43.81%) SQL
3 140 (32.11%) Java 8
4 134 (30.73%) JavaScript
5 68 (15.60%) Scala
6 63 (14.45%) Python
7 36 (8.26%) PHP
8 28 (6.42%) C++
9 20 (4.59%) Groovy
10 19 (4.36%) C#
11 16 (3.67%) Bash Shell
11 16 (3.67%) Go
11 16 (3.67%) TypeScript
12 13 (2.98%) PL/SQL
13 12 (2.75%) Ruby
14 10 (2.29%) Perl
15 8 (1.83%) Kotlin
15 8 (1.83%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.38%) Clojure
16 6 (1.38%) Korn
Qualifications
1 47 (10.78%) Degree
2 14 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.15%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.40%) QA
2 3 (0.69%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.69%) MiFID
System Software
1 84 (19.27%) Docker
2 2 (0.46%) HDFS
2 2 (0.46%) LXC
3 1 (0.23%) GridGain
3 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 54 (12.39%) Kubernetes
2 25 (5.73%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (5.05%) Docker Swarm
4 21 (4.82%) Puppet
5 18 (4.13%) Ansible
6 12 (2.75%) Rancher
7 10 (2.29%) Salt
7 10 (2.29%) Terraform
8 7 (1.61%) Graphite
8 7 (1.61%) logstash
9 4 (0.92%) Cobbler
9 4 (0.92%) Nagios
9 4 (0.92%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.92%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.92%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.46%) Control-M
10 2 (0.46%) Mesos
11 1 (0.23%) Apache Shiro
11 1 (0.23%) rkt
Vendors
1 65 (14.91%) Oracle
2 19 (4.36%) Google
3 17 (3.90%) Microsoft
4 15 (3.44%) Red Hat
5 9 (2.06%) IBM
6 7 (1.61%) Splunk
7 6 (1.38%) New Relic
8 5 (1.15%) hybris
8 5 (1.15%) Rackspace
8 5 (1.15%) Telerik
8 5 (1.15%) TIBCO
9 4 (0.92%) Adobe
9 4 (0.92%) Solace
9 4 (0.92%) Sybase
10 3 (0.69%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.69%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.46%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.46%) Charles River
11 2 (0.46%) Murex
11 2 (0.46%) SAP