Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 92 114
Rank change year-on-year -15 +22 -34
Permanent jobs citing Spring 326 398 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.94% 3.45% 2.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.81% 8.30% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 293 323 308
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,600 £34,200 £36,434
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +1.85% +2.86%

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 4,172 4,796 5,033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.68% 41.61% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3,414 4,013 4,372
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,550 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,138 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.28% +5.26% +5.56%

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 24 September 2018.

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 24 September 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
Hertfordshire -5 148 £50,000 - 17
Cambridgeshire -2 70 £49,500 +23.75% 9
Essex -8 52 £55,000 +10.00% 16
Bedfordshire +7 28 £55,750 +23.89% 7
Norfolk 0 16 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Suffolk +9 12 £57,500 +27.78% 4
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for Spring.

1 322 (98.77%) Java
2 201 (61.66%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (51.53%) SQL
4 145 (44.48%) TDD
5 138 (42.33%) Hibernate
6 137 (42.02%) Web Services
7 122 (37.42%) MVC
8 117 (35.89%) JavaScript
9 101 (30.98%) Java 8
10 85 (26.07%) HTML
11 81 (24.85%) REST
12 79 (24.23%) Oracle
12 79 (24.23%) Software Engineering
13 76 (23.31%) J2EE
13 76 (23.31%) Git (software)
14 71 (21.78%) Spring MVC
15 68 (20.86%) JBoss
16 67 (20.55%) Tomcat
17 66 (20.25%) MySQL
17 66 (20.25%) Java EE
17 66 (20.25%) Maven
18 64 (19.63%) Jenkins
19 61 (18.71%) Docker
20 60 (18.40%) CSS
21 59 (18.10%) XML
22 58 (17.79%) Relational Database
23 57 (17.48%) Amazon AWS
23 57 (17.48%) OO
23 57 (17.48%) jQuery
24 56 (17.18%) 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 68 (20.86%) JBoss
2 67 (20.55%) Tomcat
3 50 (15.34%) WebSphere
4 34 (10.43%) Apache
5 26 (7.98%) WebLogic
6 12 (3.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (3.68%) WildFly
7 11 (3.37%) SharePoint Server
8 10 (3.07%) Confluence
9 8 (2.45%) Cloud Foundry
9 8 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (2.15%) Oracle Service Bus
11 5 (1.53%) Drupal
12 4 (1.23%) Mule
12 4 (1.23%) Mule ESB
12 4 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
14 2 (0.61%) Apache Geronimo
14 2 (0.61%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.61%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Weka
Business Applications
1 21 (6.44%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 57 (17.48%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (8.59%) OpenShift
3 19 (5.83%) GitHub
4 12 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.53%) PaaS
7 3 (0.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.92%) npm
8 2 (0.61%) Serverless
9 1 (0.31%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.31%) IaaS
9 1 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.76%) SSL
2 6 (1.84%) HTTP
3 2 (0.61%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.61%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.31%) Firewall
4 1 (0.31%) Internet
4 1 (0.31%) SNMP
4 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (20.25%) MySQL
2 58 (17.79%) Relational Database
3 42 (12.88%) NoSQL
4 38 (11.66%) SQL Server
5 33 (10.12%) MongoDB
6 27 (8.28%) Oracle Database
7 26 (7.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (4.60%) RDBMS
9 14 (4.29%) Big Data
10 11 (3.37%) Sybase ASE
11 10 (3.07%) Neo4j
11 10 (3.07%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (2.76%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (2.45%) Hadoop
14 5 (1.53%) MariaDB
15 4 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 4 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
16 2 (0.61%) Oracle OLAP
16 2 (0.61%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 76 (23.31%) Git (software)
2 66 (20.25%) Maven
3 64 (19.63%) Jenkins
4 41 (12.58%) Selenium
5 40 (12.27%) JUnit
6 37 (11.35%) Cucumber
7 36 (11.04%) JIRA
8 31 (9.51%) Eclipse
8 31 (9.51%) Subversion
9 19 (5.83%) Rational Team Concert
10 17 (5.21%) Gradle
11 15 (4.60%) JMeter
12 12 (3.68%) Sonatype Nexus
13 10 (3.07%) HttpUnit
14 9 (2.76%) LoadRunner
15 8 (2.45%) SoapUI
15 8 (2.45%) WebDriver
16 7 (2.15%) Ant
17 6 (1.84%) Robot Framework
17 6 (1.84%) SonarQube
General
1 41 (12.58%) Games
2 40 (12.27%) Finance
3 20 (6.13%) Retail
4 16 (4.91%) Automotive
5 7 (2.15%) Banking
6 4 (1.23%) Advertising
7 2 (0.61%) Back Office
7 2 (0.61%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.31%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.31%) French Language
8 1 (0.31%) German Language
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Marketing
8 1 (0.31%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 272 (83.44%) Developer
2 255 (78.22%) Java Developer
3 71 (21.78%) Senior Developer
4 66 (20.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 27 (8.28%) Lead Developer
5 27 (8.28%) Lead Java Developer
6 23 (7.06%) Software Developer
7 22 (6.75%) Java Scala Developer
7 22 (6.75%) Scala Developer
8 21 (6.44%) Junior
9 19 (5.83%) J2EE Developer
9 19 (5.83%) Java Engineer
9 19 (5.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 19 (5.83%) Junior Developer
9 19 (5.83%) Junior Java Developer
9 19 (5.83%) Software Engineer
10 18 (5.52%) Graduate
10 18 (5.52%) Graduate Developer
10 18 (5.52%) Java Software Developer
11 17 (5.21%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (42.33%) Hibernate
2 137 (42.02%) Web Services
3 85 (26.07%) HTML
4 81 (24.85%) REST
5 76 (23.31%) J2EE
6 71 (21.78%) Spring MVC
7 66 (20.25%) Java EE
8 60 (18.40%) CSS
9 59 (18.10%) XML
10 57 (17.48%) jQuery
11 56 (17.18%) AngularJS
11 56 (17.18%) SOAP
12 48 (14.72%) Akka
13 45 (13.80%) Spring Boot
14 44 (13.50%) RESTful
15 38 (11.66%) JSP
16 32 (9.82%) HTML5
17 26 (7.98%) Struts
18 22 (6.75%) JAX-RS
19 21 (6.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 52 (15.95%) Computer Science
2 25 (7.67%) Fintech
3 22 (6.75%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.29%) Public Cloud
5 12 (3.68%) Private Cloud
6 10 (3.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 9 (2.76%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.76%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.76%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (2.76%) Online Games
8 6 (1.84%) User Experience
9 5 (1.53%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.23%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.92%) DataPower
11 3 (0.92%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (0.61%) Online Gambling
12 2 (0.61%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.61%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 53 (16.26%) Linux
2 14 (4.29%) Android
3 10 (3.07%) Unix
3 10 (3.07%) Windows
4 9 (2.76%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.92%) Debian
6 2 (0.61%) CentOS
6 2 (0.61%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (61.66%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (44.48%) TDD
3 122 (37.42%) MVC
4 79 (24.23%) Software Engineering
5 57 (17.48%) OO
6 51 (15.64%) Microservices
7 47 (14.42%) Unit Testing
8 45 (13.80%) E-Commerce
9 42 (12.88%) DevOps
9 42 (12.88%) Scrum
10 37 (11.35%) Continuous Integration
10 37 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
11 32 (9.82%) BDD
12 30 (9.20%) Test Automation
13 25 (7.67%) OOP
14 23 (7.06%) Continuous Delivery
14 23 (7.06%) Integration Testing
14 23 (7.06%) SOA
15 22 (6.75%) Web Application Development
16 21 (6.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 322 (98.77%) Java
2 168 (51.53%) SQL
3 117 (35.89%) JavaScript
4 101 (30.98%) Java 8
5 52 (15.95%) Scala
6 25 (7.67%) Python
7 24 (7.36%) Haskell
8 20 (6.13%) PL/SQL
8 20 (6.13%) T-SQL
9 19 (5.83%) Groovy
10 13 (3.99%) Ruby
11 7 (2.15%) C#
11 7 (2.15%) PHP
12 4 (1.23%) C
13 3 (0.92%) C++
13 3 (0.92%) ES6
13 3 (0.92%) Java 9
13 3 (0.92%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.61%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (15.34%) Degree
2 32 (9.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.23%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.31%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.13%) QA
2 9 (2.76%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (18.71%) Docker
2 2 (0.61%) HDFS
3 1 (0.31%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 34 (10.43%) Kubernetes
2 22 (6.75%) Ansible
3 11 (3.37%) Puppet
4 10 (3.07%) Terraform
5 7 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.92%) Nagios
7 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 79 (24.23%) Oracle
2 25 (7.67%) IBM
2 25 (7.67%) WorldPay
3 13 (3.99%) Sybase
4 6 (1.84%) Cognizant
5 3 (0.92%) AppDynamics
5 3 (0.92%) Google
5 3 (0.92%) hybris
5 3 (0.92%) Qualys
5 3 (0.92%) Red Hat
5 3 (0.92%) Splunk
6 2 (0.61%) Alteryx
6 2 (0.61%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.61%) Cisco
6 2 (0.61%) Tableau
7 1 (0.31%) Dell
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.31%) SAP
7 1 (0.31%) Sun
7 1 (0.31%) Xamarin