Period
to 19 January 2022

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 19 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 106 86 70
Rank change year-on-year -20 -16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Spring 167 144 353
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.69% 3.37% 3.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.37% 7.86% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 160 124 320
10th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £45,000
25th Percentile £70,938 £63,125 £54,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £87,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.69% +3.57% -
75th Percentile £110,000 £87,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £120,250 £93,750 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £87,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -

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 2,265 1,833 3,493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.46% 42.91% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,017 1,646 3,145
10th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £44,600
25th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.71% - +3.70%
75th Percentile £96,250 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +7.69%

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 19 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Spring in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 165 (98.80%) Java
2 125 (74.85%) Spring Boot
3 101 (60.48%) Microservices
4 78 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (45.51%) Docker
6 71 (42.51%) Kubernetes
7 67 (40.12%) AWS
8 59 (35.33%) Fintech
9 56 (33.53%) Finance
10 53 (31.74%) Java 8
11 51 (30.54%) DevOps
12 48 (28.74%) Kafka
13 41 (24.55%) TDD
14 38 (22.75%) CI/CD
15 34 (20.36%) Full Stack Development
16 33 (19.76%) SQL
17 30 (17.96%) RESTful
18 29 (17.37%) Banking
18 29 (17.37%) React
19 28 (16.77%) Kotlin
19 28 (16.77%) REST
20 24 (14.37%) AngularJS
20 24 (14.37%) Jenkins
21 23 (13.77%) SDLC
21 23 (13.77%) Git (software)
22 22 (13.17%) Azure
22 22 (13.17%) GCP
23 19 (11.38%) JavaScript
24 18 (10.78%) Scrum
24 18 (10.78%) Multithreading

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 3 (1.80%) Apache
1 3 (1.80%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Fuse
3 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.60%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 67 (40.12%) AWS
2 22 (13.17%) Azure
2 22 (13.17%) GCP
3 12 (7.19%) GitHub
4 5 (2.99%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (2.99%) Serverless
5 2 (1.20%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.20%) Snowflake
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.59%) Relational Database
2 9 (5.39%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (4.19%) Big Data
3 7 (4.19%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.59%) Blockchain
5 5 (2.99%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.80%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.80%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.20%) KDB
7 2 (1.20%) Redis
8 1 (0.60%) ArangoDB
8 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.60%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.60%) HBase
Development Applications
1 24 (14.37%) Jenkins
2 23 (13.77%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.79%) Maven
4 4 (2.40%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.20%) Gradle
5 2 (1.20%) JUnit
5 2 (1.20%) Mockito
6 1 (0.60%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.60%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.60%) JIRA
6 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
General
1 56 (33.53%) Finance
2 29 (17.37%) Banking
3 18 (10.78%) Social Skills
4 7 (4.19%) Advertising
5 6 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.59%) Retail
6 5 (2.99%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.40%) Front Office
8 2 (1.20%) Back Office
8 2 (1.20%) Documentation Skills
8 2 (1.20%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.20%) Organisational Skills
8 2 (1.20%) Retail Finance
9 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.60%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 109 (65.27%) Developer
2 94 (56.29%) Java Developer
3 54 (32.34%) Senior Developer
4 53 (31.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 33 (19.76%) Java Engineer
6 26 (15.57%) Java Developer - Fintech
7 16 (9.58%) Senior Java Engineer
8 12 (7.19%) AWS Developer
8 12 (7.19%) Lead Developer
9 9 (5.39%) Technical Leader
10 8 (4.79%) Principal Engineer
10 8 (4.79%) Software Engineer
11 7 (4.19%) Lead Java Developer
12 6 (3.59%) Architect
13 4 (2.40%) AWS Engineer
13 4 (2.40%) AWS Software Engineer
13 4 (2.40%) Consultant
13 4 (2.40%) Java Software Engineer
13 4 (2.40%) Software Developer
14 3 (1.80%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (74.85%) Spring Boot
2 48 (28.74%) Kafka
3 30 (17.96%) RESTful
4 29 (17.37%) React
5 28 (16.77%) REST
6 24 (14.37%) AngularJS
7 16 (9.58%) Hibernate
7 16 (9.58%) Web Services
8 12 (7.19%) JAX-RS
8 12 (7.19%) Spring MVC
9 9 (5.39%) gRPC
10 6 (3.59%) OpenAPI
10 6 (3.59%) Swagger
11 5 (2.99%) Apache Camel
11 5 (2.99%) HTML
11 5 (2.99%) JSON
11 5 (2.99%) Node.js
12 4 (2.40%) JMS
12 4 (2.40%) Middleware
12 4 (2.40%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.38%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (5.39%) Public Cloud
3 6 (3.59%) User Experience
4 5 (2.99%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.40%) Derivative
5 4 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.40%) Media Streaming
6 3 (1.80%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.80%) Social Media
7 2 (1.20%) Clustering
7 2 (1.20%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.20%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.20%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.20%) Legacy Code
7 2 (1.20%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.60%) Equities
8 1 (0.60%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.60%) Pricing Data
8 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.78%) Linux
2 10 (5.99%) Unix
3 5 (2.99%) Android
4 4 (2.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (60.48%) Microservices
2 78 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (35.33%) Fintech
4 51 (30.54%) DevOps
5 41 (24.55%) TDD
6 38 (22.75%) CI/CD
7 34 (20.36%) Full Stack Development
8 23 (13.77%) SDLC
9 18 (10.78%) Multithreading
9 18 (10.78%) Scrum
9 18 (10.78%) Software Engineering
10 17 (10.18%) Decision-Making
11 16 (9.58%) Computer Science
11 16 (9.58%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (8.98%) MVC
13 13 (7.78%) SOLID
14 12 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (7.19%) Customer Requirements
14 12 (7.19%) Garbage Collection
14 12 (7.19%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 165 (98.80%) Java
2 53 (31.74%) Java 8
3 33 (19.76%) SQL
4 28 (16.77%) Kotlin
5 19 (11.38%) JavaScript
6 13 (7.78%) Java 11
7 8 (4.79%) Scala
8 7 (4.19%) TypeScript
9 6 (3.59%) Go
10 3 (1.80%) Python
11 2 (1.20%) PHP
12 1 (0.60%) C#
12 1 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (10.18%) Degree
2 15 (8.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.80%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) Accessibility
System Software
1 76 (45.51%) Docker
2 1 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 71 (42.51%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.59%) Ansible
3 4 (2.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (2.99%) Google
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.60%) Solace
2 1 (0.60%) Splunk
2 1 (0.60%) TIBCO
2 1 (0.60%) VMware