Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 83 83
Rank change year-on-year -13 0 +12
Permanent jobs citing Spring 285 424 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.10% 3.40% 3.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.63% 8.60% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 263 336 385
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,000 £35,188 £32,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 East of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,302 4,929 4,924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 35.91% 39.55% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,665 4,124 4,189
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in the East of England

Spring
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spring in the East of England.

Salary trend for Spring in the East of England

Spring
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Spring in the East of England

Spring
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Cambridgeshire +34 99 £55,000 +22.22% 15
Hertfordshire -25 82 £45,000 -15.89% 21
Essex -2 52 £65,000 +30.00% 8
Bedfordshire 0 41 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Suffolk +22 9 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Norfolk -12 2 £50,000 +20.48% 2
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 East of England region with a requirement for Spring.

1 279 (97.89%) Java
2 220 (77.19%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (46.32%) TDD
4 128 (44.91%) Hibernate
5 114 (40.00%) SQL
6 108 (37.89%) Web Services
7 103 (36.14%) JavaScript
8 88 (30.88%) Oracle
9 86 (30.18%) MVC
10 85 (29.82%) HTML
11 78 (27.37%) Software Engineering
12 74 (25.96%) Scrum
12 74 (25.96%) REST
13 71 (24.91%) Spring MVC
14 70 (24.56%) Test Automation
15 69 (24.21%) JBoss
16 63 (22.11%) CSS
16 63 (22.11%) Maven
17 60 (21.05%) Linux
18 59 (20.70%) Degree
18 59 (20.70%) Spring Boot
19 57 (20.00%) Computer Science
20 56 (19.65%) AngularJS
21 52 (18.25%) Tomcat
21 52 (18.25%) MySQL
22 50 (17.54%) Git (software)
23 49 (17.19%) Java EE
23 49 (17.19%) Docker
24 47 (16.49%) Amazon AWS
25 46 (16.14%) SOAP

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 69 (24.21%) JBoss
2 52 (18.25%) Tomcat
3 43 (15.09%) WebSphere
4 30 (10.53%) Apache
5 27 (9.47%) WebLogic
6 20 (7.02%) Apache Spark
7 14 (4.91%) Apache Geronimo
7 14 (4.91%) GlassFish
8 12 (4.21%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (3.51%) WildFly
10 8 (2.81%) Jetty
11 6 (2.11%) Cloud Foundry
11 6 (2.11%) Oracle Service Bus
11 6 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (1.75%) Apache Pig
13 3 (1.05%) Confluence
13 3 (1.05%) Drupal
14 1 (0.35%) Mule
14 1 (0.35%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 13 (4.56%) Weka
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (4.91%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (16.49%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (8.77%) OpenShift
3 15 (5.26%) GitHub
4 14 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (2.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (2.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.75%) Google App Engine
7 4 (1.40%) PaaS
8 3 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.16%) SSL
2 3 (1.05%) HTTP
2 3 (1.05%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.05%) Internet
3 2 (0.70%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (18.25%) MySQL
2 46 (16.14%) Relational Database
3 37 (12.98%) MongoDB
4 33 (11.58%) RDBMS
5 30 (10.53%) NoSQL
6 29 (10.18%) Big Data
7 24 (8.42%) SQL Server
8 23 (8.07%) Hadoop
9 22 (7.72%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (4.56%) Amazon RDS
11 13 (4.56%) Apache Hive
11 13 (4.56%) CouchDB
11 13 (4.56%) Mahout
11 13 (4.56%) Neo4j
11 13 (4.56%) Sqoop
12 9 (3.16%) Oracle Database
13 7 (2.46%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (1.40%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 63 (22.11%) Maven
2 50 (17.54%) Git (software)
3 34 (11.93%) Jenkins
4 27 (9.47%) Gradle
5 26 (9.12%) Ant
6 20 (7.02%) Selenium
7 19 (6.67%) Cucumber
7 19 (6.67%) JUnit
8 15 (5.26%) Eclipse
9 11 (3.86%) SonarQube
10 10 (3.51%) Subversion
11 9 (3.16%) Robot Framework
12 7 (2.46%) Mockito
13 6 (2.11%) Bitbucket
13 6 (2.11%) Mercurial
14 5 (1.75%) JIRA
15 4 (1.40%) Grunt
16 3 (1.05%) Bower
16 3 (1.05%) gulp
17 2 (0.70%) git-flow
General
1 35 (12.28%) Retail
2 28 (9.82%) Finance
3 27 (9.47%) Banking
4 4 (1.40%) Automotive
5 3 (1.05%) Games
5 3 (1.05%) Publishing
6 2 (0.70%) Legal
6 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 219 (76.84%) Developer
2 200 (70.18%) Java Developer
3 51 (17.89%) Java Engineer
4 45 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 44 (15.44%) Senior Java Developer
6 38 (13.33%) Software Engineer
7 27 (9.47%) Java Software Engineer
8 25 (8.77%) Lead Developer
8 25 (8.77%) Lead Java Developer
9 22 (7.72%) Senior Java Engineer
10 18 (6.32%) Senior Software Engineer
11 17 (5.96%) Software Developer
12 16 (5.61%) Agile Developer
12 16 (5.61%) Agile Java Developer
13 15 (5.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
14 14 (4.91%) Graduate
15 13 (4.56%) Principal Engineer
16 12 (4.21%) Graduate Developer
17 11 (3.86%) Graduate Java Developer
17 11 (3.86%) Java Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (44.91%) Hibernate
2 108 (37.89%) Web Services
3 85 (29.82%) HTML
4 74 (25.96%) REST
5 71 (24.91%) Spring MVC
6 63 (22.11%) CSS
7 59 (20.70%) Spring Boot
8 56 (19.65%) AngularJS
9 49 (17.19%) Java EE
10 46 (16.14%) SOAP
11 45 (15.79%) RESTful
12 44 (15.44%) J2EE
13 43 (15.09%) XML
14 28 (9.82%) JSP
14 28 (9.82%) Swing
15 27 (9.47%) HTML5
16 26 (9.12%) JPA
17 21 (7.37%) EJB
17 21 (7.37%) JMS
18 20 (7.02%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.72%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (3.16%) Fintech
3 9 (3.16%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.46%) Cloud Native
5 5 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.40%) User Experience
7 3 (1.05%) iPhone
8 2 (0.70%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.70%) Blog
8 2 (0.70%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.70%) Smart City
9 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.35%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.35%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 60 (21.05%) Linux
2 5 (1.75%) Android
3 4 (1.40%) Windows
4 3 (1.05%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.35%) CentOS
5 1 (0.35%) Debian
5 1 (0.35%) SUSE
5 1 (0.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (77.19%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (46.32%) TDD
3 86 (30.18%) MVC
4 78 (27.37%) Software Engineering
5 74 (25.96%) Scrum
6 70 (24.56%) Test Automation
7 57 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 44 (15.44%) Microservices
9 42 (14.74%) E-Commerce
10 41 (14.39%) DevOps
11 40 (14.04%) OO
12 37 (12.98%) Continuous Delivery
13 31 (10.88%) Kanban
14 29 (10.18%) Technical Leadership
15 26 (9.12%) Mentoring
16 24 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (8.07%) Unit Testing
18 22 (7.72%) BDD
19 20 (7.02%) Problem-Solving
20 19 (6.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 279 (97.89%) Java
2 114 (40.00%) SQL
3 103 (36.14%) JavaScript
4 44 (15.44%) Java 8
5 24 (8.42%) Python
6 19 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 18 (6.32%) T-SQL
8 14 (4.91%) C
8 14 (4.91%) Scala
9 5 (1.75%) C#
10 4 (1.40%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.05%) C++
11 3 (1.05%) Ruby
12 2 (0.70%) ES6
12 2 (0.70%) Groovy
12 2 (0.70%) Kotlin
12 2 (0.70%) PHP
12 2 (0.70%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.35%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.35%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 59 (20.70%) Degree
2 35 (12.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.05%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.35%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.77%) QA
2 23 (8.07%) PSD2
System Software
1 49 (17.19%) Docker
2 13 (4.56%) HDFS
3 4 (1.40%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.35%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 30 (10.53%) Ansible
2 16 (5.61%) Kubernetes
3 14 (4.91%) Puppet
4 13 (4.56%) Terraform
5 11 (3.86%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (2.81%) Kibana
6 8 (2.81%) logstash
7 7 (2.46%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 88 (30.88%) Oracle
2 37 (12.98%) WorldPay
3 13 (4.56%) Alteryx
3 13 (4.56%) IBM
3 13 (4.56%) Tableau
4 11 (3.86%) Google
5 9 (3.16%) Atlassian
6 8 (2.81%) AppDynamics
7 6 (2.11%) Cognizant
7 6 (2.11%) Microsoft
8 4 (1.40%) Adobe
8 4 (1.40%) Sybase
9 3 (1.05%) Cisco
10 1 (0.35%) Qualys
10 1 (0.35%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.35%) Splunk
10 1 (0.35%) Xamarin