Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 83 106
Rank change year-on-year +25 +23 -17
Permanent jobs citing Spring 475 362 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.64% 3.50% 2.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.56% 8.66% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 431 330 300
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £92,500 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +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 4,499 4,181 4,279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.92% 40.38% 39.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4,103 3,751 3,936
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 -3 5 £40,000 -40.74%
Spring
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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.

1 430 (90.53%) Java
2 332 (69.89%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (39.37%) Spring Boot
4 184 (38.74%) TDD
5 183 (38.53%) Microservices
6 174 (36.63%) Finance
7 147 (30.95%) Java 8
8 137 (28.84%) SQL
9 126 (26.53%) Docker
10 118 (24.84%) Hibernate
11 110 (23.16%) JavaScript
12 109 (22.95%) REST
13 102 (21.47%) Kubernetes
14 96 (20.21%) Web Services
15 89 (18.74%) HTML
15 89 (18.74%) DevOps
16 88 (18.53%) Linux
17 82 (17.26%) Jenkins
18 80 (16.84%) NoSQL
19 76 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
19 76 (16.00%) Git (software)
19 76 (16.00%) RESTful
20 75 (15.79%) Banking
21 73 (15.37%) BDD
22 71 (14.95%) Maven
23 69 (14.53%) Scrum
24 66 (13.89%) XML
25 65 (13.68%) Gradle
26 63 (13.26%) Pair Programming
27 62 (13.05%) CSS

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 30 (6.32%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (2.74%) Apache
3 12 (2.53%) Hyperledger
3 12 (2.53%) Tomcat
3 12 (2.53%) WebSphere
4 11 (2.32%) Apache Spark
4 11 (2.32%) Cloud Foundry
4 11 (2.32%) CMS
4 11 (2.32%) JBoss
5 10 (2.11%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.68%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.47%) Apache TomEE
7 7 (1.47%) WordPress
8 5 (1.05%) GemFire
8 5 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (0.84%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.63%) Confluence
10 3 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (0.84%) InDesign
1 4 (0.84%) Maple
1 4 (0.84%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 76 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (5.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (3.79%) OpenShift
5 11 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.47%) PaaS
7 4 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.84%) Oracle CX
8 3 (0.63%) Apple Pay
8 3 (0.63%) Google Pay
8 3 (0.63%) IaaS
8 3 (0.63%) npm
9 2 (0.42%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.42%) AWS OpsWorks
9 2 (0.42%) GitHub
9 2 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.42%) Serverless
9 2 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.84%) Internet
1 4 (0.84%) Intranet
2 3 (0.63%) AMQP
2 3 (0.63%) FTP
2 3 (0.63%) HTTP
3 1 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (16.84%) NoSQL
2 49 (10.32%) MySQL
3 44 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
4 34 (7.16%) SQL Server
5 24 (5.05%) Big Data
6 21 (4.42%) Relational Database
7 19 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (3.37%) Hadoop
9 14 (2.95%) MongoDB
9 14 (2.95%) RDBMS
10 12 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (2.32%) MarkLogic
12 9 (1.89%) Redis
13 7 (1.47%) Blockchain
14 6 (1.26%) Data Lake
14 6 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (1.05%) Amazon Redshift
16 4 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
16 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 82 (17.26%) Jenkins
2 76 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 71 (14.95%) Maven
4 65 (13.68%) Gradle
5 60 (12.63%) JUnit
6 35 (7.37%) Cucumber
7 27 (5.68%) Mockito
8 21 (4.42%) JIRA
9 18 (3.79%) Selenium
10 14 (2.95%) Subversion
11 12 (2.53%) Ant
11 12 (2.53%) CF BOSH
11 12 (2.53%) git-flow
12 11 (2.32%) CircleCI
12 11 (2.32%) Travis CI
13 9 (1.89%) TestNG
13 9 (1.89%) WebDriver
14 8 (1.68%) Visual Studio
15 5 (1.05%) Jasmine
15 5 (1.05%) TeamCity
General
1 174 (36.63%) Finance
2 75 (15.79%) Banking
3 33 (6.95%) Retail
4 31 (6.53%) Financial Institution
5 26 (5.47%) Investment Banking
6 25 (5.26%) Advertising
7 23 (4.84%) Law
8 20 (4.21%) Front Office
9 13 (2.74%) Games
10 8 (1.68%) Publishing
10 8 (1.68%) Telecoms
11 7 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.84%) Retail Finance
13 3 (0.63%) Automotive
13 3 (0.63%) Back Office
13 3 (0.63%) Billing
14 2 (0.42%) Marketing
15 1 (0.21%) Legal
15 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 379 (79.79%) Developer
2 324 (68.21%) Java Developer
3 118 (24.84%) Senior Developer
4 112 (23.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 34 (7.16%) Lead Developer
6 29 (6.11%) AWS Developer
7 26 (5.47%) Lead Java Developer
8 20 (4.21%) Full Stack Developer
9 17 (3.58%) Architect
9 17 (3.58%) Java Engineer
10 16 (3.37%) Software Developer
10 16 (3.37%) Software Engineer
11 15 (3.16%) DevOps Engineer
11 15 (3.16%) J2EE Developer
11 15 (3.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 14 (2.95%) Agile Developer
12 14 (2.95%) Agile Java Developer
13 12 (2.53%) Hyperledger Developer
13 12 (2.53%) Platform Engineer
13 12 (2.53%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (39.37%) Spring Boot
2 118 (24.84%) Hibernate
3 109 (22.95%) REST
4 96 (20.21%) Web Services
5 89 (18.74%) HTML
6 76 (16.00%) RESTful
7 66 (13.89%) XML
8 62 (13.05%) CSS
9 59 (12.42%) Kafka
10 57 (12.00%) AngularJS
11 55 (11.58%) Node.js
12 48 (10.11%) SOAP
13 45 (9.47%) Apache Camel
14 40 (8.42%) Spring MVC
15 36 (7.58%) Java EE
16 33 (6.95%) RabbitMQ
17 30 (6.32%) JSON
18 28 (5.89%) jQuery
19 27 (5.68%) JMS
20 26 (5.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.21%) Greenfield Project
2 49 (10.32%) Fintech
3 26 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (4.42%) User Experience
6 19 (4.00%) Algorithms
6 19 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
7 18 (3.79%) Data Structures
8 16 (3.37%) Fixed Income
9 12 (2.53%) Derivative
10 11 (2.32%) Cloud Native
11 9 (1.89%) Market Risk
12 8 (1.68%) Anti-Piracy
13 7 (1.47%) Life Science
13 7 (1.47%) Reference Data
14 6 (1.26%) Augmented Reality
14 6 (1.26%) Virtual Team
15 5 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 5 (1.05%) iPad
15 5 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 88 (18.53%) Linux
2 11 (2.32%) Unix
3 10 (2.11%) Windows
4 8 (1.68%) Android
5 6 (1.26%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.05%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.63%) openSUSE
9 2 (0.42%) Debian
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (69.89%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (38.74%) TDD
3 183 (38.53%) Microservices
4 89 (18.74%) DevOps
5 73 (15.37%) BDD
6 69 (14.53%) Scrum
7 63 (13.26%) Pair Programming
8 61 (12.84%) Software Engineering
9 60 (12.63%) MVC
9 60 (12.63%) SDLC
10 42 (8.84%) OO
11 38 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 35 (7.37%) Continuous Delivery
13 34 (7.16%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (6.74%) Open Source
14 32 (6.74%) Problem-Solving
15 30 (6.32%) User Acceptance Testing
16 29 (6.11%) Computer Science
17 27 (5.68%) SOA
17 27 (5.68%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 430 (90.53%) Java
2 147 (30.95%) Java 8
3 137 (28.84%) SQL
4 110 (23.16%) JavaScript
5 61 (12.84%) Python
6 58 (12.21%) Scala
7 37 (7.79%) C#
8 32 (6.74%) C++
8 32 (6.74%) Groovy
9 27 (5.68%) Go
10 15 (3.16%) PL/SQL
11 14 (2.95%) Bash Shell
12 13 (2.74%) Objective-C
12 13 (2.74%) Ruby
13 12 (2.53%) Perl
14 10 (2.11%) PHP
15 8 (1.68%) Clojure
16 7 (1.47%) TypeScript
17 6 (1.26%) T-SQL
18 5 (1.05%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 32 (6.74%) Degree
2 17 (3.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.84%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.84%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.42%) PhD
5 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (10.74%) QA
2 4 (0.84%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.21%) MiFID
System Software
1 126 (26.53%) Docker
2 1 (0.21%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 102 (21.47%) Kubernetes
2 38 (8.00%) Ansible
3 27 (5.68%) Docker Swarm
4 18 (3.79%) Terraform
5 16 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (3.16%) Puppet
7 14 (2.95%) Rancher
8 4 (0.84%) Kibana
8 4 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.63%) Salt
10 2 (0.42%) Mesos
11 1 (0.21%) Grafana
11 1 (0.21%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 56 (11.79%) Oracle
2 24 (5.05%) Google
2 24 (5.05%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.05%) Red Hat
3 15 (3.16%) Terracotta
4 11 (2.32%) Cognizant
5 8 (1.68%) Adobe
6 7 (1.47%) Solace
7 6 (1.26%) IBM
8 5 (1.05%) TIBCO
9 4 (0.84%) Greenplum
9 4 (0.84%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.84%) Sybase
9 4 (0.84%) Telerik
10 3 (0.63%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.42%) ION Trading
11 2 (0.42%) Murex
11 2 (0.42%) SAP
11 2 (0.42%) Splunk
11 2 (0.42%) Xamarin