Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 77 57
Rank change year-on-year +23 -20 +12
Permanent jobs citing Spring 109 78 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.31% 2.92% 3.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.81% 7.97% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 65 36 67
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £37,000 £33,750 £34,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £59,000 £63,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,008 979 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.89% 36.61% 32.42%
Number of salaries quoted 626 625 525
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Edinburgh

Spring
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Spring in Edinburgh

Spring
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Spring in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Spring.

1 108 (99.08%) Java
2 53 (48.62%) Hibernate
3 49 (44.95%) JavaScript
4 47 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (34.86%) Spring Boot
6 35 (32.11%) SQL
7 33 (30.28%) Java EE
8 28 (25.69%) HTML
8 28 (25.69%) CSS
8 28 (25.69%) Web Services
8 28 (25.69%) Microservices
9 26 (23.85%) AngularJS
10 25 (22.94%) Fintech
11 24 (22.02%) React
11 24 (22.02%) SOAP
12 21 (19.27%) Finance
12 21 (19.27%) Software Engineering
13 20 (18.35%) MVC
13 20 (18.35%) Linux
13 20 (18.35%) Relational Database
14 19 (17.43%) JUnit
14 19 (17.43%) jQuery
15 18 (16.51%) HTML5
15 18 (16.51%) Spring MVC
15 18 (16.51%) RDBMS
15 18 (16.51%) Mentoring
15 18 (16.51%) CSS3
15 18 (16.51%) Hudson
16 17 (15.60%) Java 8
16 17 (15.60%) Python

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 13 (11.93%) JBoss
2 8 (7.34%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.83%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.92%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.92%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.35%) Relational Database
2 18 (16.51%) RDBMS
3 15 (13.76%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (11.93%) Blockchain
5 7 (6.42%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.50%) DB2
6 6 (5.50%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.75%) MySQL
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.92%) Big Data
8 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (17.43%) JUnit
2 18 (16.51%) Hudson
3 13 (11.93%) SoapUI
4 5 (4.59%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.59%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.59%) Maven
4 5 (4.59%) Selenium
5 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.75%) JIRA
6 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.83%) Subversion
7 1 (0.92%) Gradle
7 1 (0.92%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.92%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.92%) Mockito
7 1 (0.92%) MSTest
7 1 (0.92%) NUnit
7 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.92%) TestNG
General
1 21 (19.27%) Finance
2 2 (1.83%) Advertising
3 1 (0.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (71.56%) Developer
2 77 (70.64%) Java Developer
3 32 (29.36%) Senior Developer
4 31 (28.44%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (16.51%) Java Engineer
6 9 (8.26%) AWS Developer
6 9 (8.26%) J2EE Developer
6 9 (8.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Java Programmer
7 8 (7.34%) Lead Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Lead Java Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Programmer
7 8 (7.34%) Senior Java Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) Senior Java Programmer
8 7 (6.42%) Senior Programmer
9 6 (5.50%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Java Developer - Fintech
11 4 (3.67%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (48.62%) Hibernate
2 38 (34.86%) Spring Boot
3 33 (30.28%) Java EE
4 28 (25.69%) CSS
4 28 (25.69%) HTML
4 28 (25.69%) Web Services
5 26 (23.85%) AngularJS
6 24 (22.02%) React
6 24 (22.02%) SOAP
7 19 (17.43%) jQuery
8 18 (16.51%) CSS3
8 18 (16.51%) HTML5
8 18 (16.51%) Spring MVC
9 17 (15.60%) Ext JS
10 16 (14.68%) LESS
10 16 (14.68%) Sass
11 15 (13.76%) Node.js
12 13 (11.93%) Drools
13 11 (10.09%) J2EE
13 11 (10.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.94%) Fintech
2 14 (12.84%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.34%) Smartphone
4 6 (5.50%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.83%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.92%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.35%) Linux
2 3 (2.75%) Windows
3 1 (0.92%) Android
3 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.69%) Microservices
3 21 (19.27%) Software Engineering
4 20 (18.35%) MVC
5 18 (16.51%) Mentoring
6 16 (14.68%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 16 (14.68%) OO
6 16 (14.68%) OOP
7 15 (13.76%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (12.84%) Unit Testing
9 13 (11.93%) Open Source
10 12 (11.01%) SDLC
10 12 (11.01%) TDD
11 10 (9.17%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (9.17%) Inversion of Control
12 8 (7.34%) Case Management
13 7 (6.42%) Coaching
13 7 (6.42%) DevOps
13 7 (6.42%) E-Commerce
14 6 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 108 (99.08%) Java
2 49 (44.95%) JavaScript
3 35 (32.11%) SQL
4 17 (15.60%) Java 8
4 17 (15.60%) Python
5 8 (7.34%) Kotlin
6 5 (4.59%) C#
7 4 (3.67%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.83%) Java 9
8 2 (1.83%) PHP
9 1 (0.92%) Ruby
9 1 (0.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (12.84%) Degree
2 13 (11.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (5.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Ansible
2 1 (0.92%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (5.50%) Oracle
2 5 (4.59%) Sybase
3 2 (1.83%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.92%) IBM
4 1 (0.92%) New Relic
4 1 (0.92%) Twitter