Period
to 7 March 2021

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 7 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
Central London > City of London
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 92 82 57
Rank change year-on-year -10 -25 +25
Permanent jobs citing Spring 144 301 478
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.09% 3.39% 4.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.09% 8.90% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 134 333 469
Median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £89,750 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

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 2,030 3,382 4,422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.52% 38.06% 42.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,826 3,024 4,016
Median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £103,750 £97,500 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.84%

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 7 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Spring in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 March 2021, 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.

1 139 (96.53%) Java
2 95 (65.97%) Spring Boot
3 82 (56.94%) Microservices
4 72 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (35.42%) Java 8
6 49 (34.03%) JavaScript
6 49 (34.03%) AWS
7 41 (28.47%) Docker
8 39 (27.08%) TDD
8 39 (27.08%) Software Engineering
9 37 (25.69%) Finance
10 35 (24.31%) Fintech
11 34 (23.61%) SQL
12 33 (22.92%) React
13 32 (22.22%) Kubernetes
14 30 (20.83%) DevOps
15 29 (20.14%) AngularJS
16 28 (19.44%) Banking
17 27 (18.75%) BDD
17 27 (18.75%) Node.js
18 25 (17.36%) Kafka
18 25 (17.36%) Azure
19 22 (15.28%) RESTful
19 22 (15.28%) Git (software)
19 22 (15.28%) REST
19 22 (15.28%) Kotlin
20 21 (14.58%) Jenkins
21 20 (13.89%) NoSQL
21 20 (13.89%) Python
22 18 (12.50%) HTML

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 5 (3.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 5 (3.47%) Apache
1 5 (3.47%) Apache Spark
1 5 (3.47%) CMS
2 4 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.08%) Appian
3 3 (2.08%) Camunda
3 3 (2.08%) Confluence
3 3 (2.08%) SAS
4 2 (1.39%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.39%) JBoss
4 2 (1.39%) Mule
4 2 (1.39%) Red Hat Fuse
5 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (2.08%) InVision
1 3 (2.08%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 6 (4.17%) R3 Corda
2 2 (1.39%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (1.39%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 49 (34.03%) AWS
2 25 (17.36%) Azure
3 16 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (4.86%) GCP
5 6 (4.17%) SaaS
6 3 (2.08%) Apple Pay
6 3 (2.08%) Google Pay
6 3 (2.08%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.39%) GitHub
8 1 (0.69%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) HTTP
1 1 (0.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.89%) NoSQL
2 14 (9.72%) MySQL
3 12 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.17%) Big Data
6 5 (3.47%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.47%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.78%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.78%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.08%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.08%) Blockchain
8 3 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (2.08%) Impala
8 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (2.08%) Pentaho
8 3 (2.08%) Power BI
9 1 (0.69%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.69%) QlikView
9 1 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (15.28%) Git (software)
2 21 (14.58%) Jenkins
3 11 (7.64%) JUnit
4 9 (6.25%) Maven
5 8 (5.56%) JIRA
6 7 (4.86%) Mockito
7 5 (3.47%) Bitbucket
7 5 (3.47%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.08%) Artifactory
8 3 (2.08%) CircleCI
8 3 (2.08%) Cypress.io
8 3 (2.08%) Gradle
8 3 (2.08%) PostCSS
8 3 (2.08%) Selenium
8 3 (2.08%) Travis CI
9 2 (1.39%) Apache Archiva
9 2 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.39%) GitLab
9 2 (1.39%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (25.69%) Finance
2 28 (19.44%) Banking
3 16 (11.11%) Private Banking
4 5 (3.47%) Public Sector
5 4 (2.78%) Front Office
5 4 (2.78%) Marketing
6 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (47.22%) Developer
2 47 (32.64%) Java Developer
3 37 (25.69%) Java Engineer
4 25 (17.36%) Senior Developer
5 23 (15.97%) Software Engineer
6 18 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
7 16 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (9.72%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (6.25%) Lead Developer
10 8 (5.56%) Lead Software Engineer
11 5 (3.47%) Backend Developer
11 5 (3.47%) Senior Java Engineer
12 4 (2.78%) Architect
12 4 (2.78%) React Developer
12 4 (2.78%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 4 (2.78%) Senior Manager
13 3 (2.08%) Applications Engineer
13 3 (2.08%) Data Scientist
13 3 (2.08%) Principal Engineer
13 3 (2.08%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (65.97%) Spring Boot
2 33 (22.92%) React
3 29 (20.14%) AngularJS
4 27 (18.75%) Node.js
5 25 (17.36%) Kafka
6 22 (15.28%) REST
6 22 (15.28%) RESTful
7 18 (12.50%) HTML
8 16 (11.11%) Hibernate
8 16 (11.11%) Web Services
9 15 (10.42%) Apache Camel
10 13 (9.03%) Java EE
11 12 (8.33%) CSS
11 12 (8.33%) J2EE
12 9 (6.25%) HTML5
13 8 (5.56%) JMS
14 7 (4.86%) JPA
15 5 (3.47%) GraphQL
15 5 (3.47%) Servlets
15 5 (3.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (10.42%) User Experience
3 10 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.78%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.08%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.08%) Clustering
9 2 (1.39%) Blog
9 2 (1.39%) Cyberattack
9 2 (1.39%) Derivative
9 2 (1.39%) Social Media
9 2 (1.39%) Video\Live Streaming
10 1 (0.69%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.69%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.69%) Media Streaming
10 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.33%) Linux
2 6 (4.17%) Unix
3 4 (2.78%) Windows
4 3 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (56.94%) Microservices
2 72 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (27.08%) Software Engineering
3 39 (27.08%) TDD
4 35 (24.31%) Fintech
5 30 (20.83%) DevOps
6 27 (18.75%) BDD
7 16 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 15 (10.42%) Computer Science
8 15 (10.42%) Scrum
9 14 (9.72%) Mentoring
9 14 (9.72%) SDLC
9 14 (9.72%) Test Automation
10 11 (7.64%) OO
11 10 (6.94%) Analytics
11 10 (6.94%) Electronic Trading
11 10 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (6.25%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 139 (96.53%) Java
2 51 (35.42%) Java 8
3 49 (34.03%) JavaScript
4 34 (23.61%) SQL
5 22 (15.28%) Kotlin
6 20 (13.89%) Python
7 13 (9.03%) TypeScript
8 12 (8.33%) C#
9 7 (4.86%) Ruby
10 6 (4.17%) Scala
11 4 (2.78%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.08%) ES6
12 3 (2.08%) ES7
12 3 (2.08%) Go
12 3 (2.08%) HiveQL
12 3 (2.08%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.08%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.08%) R
12 3 (2.08%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.39%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 10 (6.94%) Degree
2 7 (4.86%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.47%) Master's Degree
5 3 (2.08%) PhD
5 3 (2.08%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.47%) QA
2 3 (2.08%) WCAG
System Software
1 41 (28.47%) Docker
2 3 (2.08%) HDFS
3 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (22.22%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.47%) Terraform
3 3 (2.08%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (2.08%) Rancher
4 2 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.69%) Control-M
5 1 (0.69%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (9.72%) Oracle
2 5 (3.47%) Adobe
3 4 (2.78%) IBM
3 4 (2.78%) Talend
4 3 (2.08%) Cloudera
4 3 (2.08%) Informatica
5 2 (1.39%) Google
5 2 (1.39%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.39%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.69%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.69%) BMC
6 1 (0.69%) Dynatrace
6 1 (0.69%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.69%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.69%) Solace
6 1 (0.69%) Sybase