Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Spring Boot skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Spring Boot over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spring Boot
UK > England
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 185 212 247
Rank change year-on-year +27 +35 +31
Permanent jobs citing Spring Boot 2,252 719 1,727
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.02% 1.58% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% 3.59% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,132 631 1,450
10th Percentile £46,848 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £50,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £95,000 £80,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £90,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 45,060 20,021 47,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.43% 44.05% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 28,942 17,356 39,608
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +5.77%

Spring Boot
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Spring Boot as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Spring Boot in England

Spring Boot
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Spring Boot in England.

Salary trend for Spring Boot in England

Spring Boot
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Spring Boot in England over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Spring Boot in England

Spring Boot
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring Boot within the England region over the 6 months to 27 October 2021. 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 +46 1,431 £82,500 +10.00% 223
South East -28 281 £75,000 +15.38% 26
North of England +11 273 £60,000 +20.00% 50
North West +9 148 £65,000 +18.18% 31
South West -64 91 £47,500 -7.77% 31
Yorkshire -70 84 £59,500 +19.00% 16
Midlands -91 71 £65,000 - 28
East of England -59 55 £57,500 -4.17% 18
West Midlands -70 50 £55,000 -16.98% 21
North East +6 41 £65,000 +33.33% 3
East Midlands -47 21 £65,000 +36.84% 6
Spring Boot
UK

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT jobs citing Spring Boot 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 England region with a requirement for Spring Boot.

1 2,187 (97.11%) Java
2 2,037 (90.45%) Spring
3 1,376 (61.10%) Agile Software Development
4 1,353 (60.08%) Microservices
5 992 (44.05%) Docker
6 951 (42.23%) AWS
7 920 (40.85%) Kubernetes
8 878 (38.99%) DevOps
9 824 (36.59%) Software Engineering
10 810 (35.97%) Jenkins
11 694 (30.82%) Kafka
12 678 (30.11%) JavaScript
13 677 (30.06%) TDD
14 654 (29.04%) Finance
15 611 (27.13%) React
16 608 (27.00%) Git (software)
17 565 (25.09%) REST
18 558 (24.78%) Azure
19 541 (24.02%) Continuous Integration
20 535 (23.76%) SQL
21 506 (22.47%) Java 8
22 500 (22.20%) Social Skills
23 489 (21.71%) AngularJS
24 464 (20.60%) NoSQL
25 452 (20.07%) RESTful
26 444 (19.72%) Full Stack Development
27 441 (19.58%) Ansible
28 440 (19.54%) Scrum
29 428 (19.01%) Web Services
30 406 (18.03%) Maven

Spring Boot
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 153 (6.79%) Elasticsearch
2 134 (5.95%) Apache Spark
3 118 (5.24%) Apache
4 110 (4.88%) Cloud Foundry
5 82 (3.64%) nginx
6 67 (2.98%) Tomcat
7 66 (2.93%) Confluence
8 40 (1.78%) GemFire
9 25 (1.11%) IIS
9 25 (1.11%) JBoss
10 18 (0.80%) OpenStack
11 17 (0.75%) CMS
12 16 (0.71%) Apache TomEE
12 16 (0.71%) Camunda
12 16 (0.71%) WebSphere
13 12 (0.53%) Apache Solr
14 10 (0.44%) WebLogic
15 9 (0.40%) IBM Domino
16 7 (0.31%) GlassFish
16 7 (0.31%) Jetty
Applications
1 29 (1.29%) InVision
1 29 (1.29%) Sketch
2 10 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (0.44%) Adobe XD
2 10 (0.44%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.22%) Figma
4 3 (0.13%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.044%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 11 (0.49%) Distributed Ledger
2 8 (0.36%) R3 Corda
3 7 (0.31%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 3 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.089%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
6 1 (0.044%) Magento
6 1 (0.044%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 951 (42.23%) AWS
2 558 (24.78%) Azure
3 370 (16.43%) GCP
4 250 (11.10%) OpenShift
5 180 (7.99%) GitHub
6 177 (7.86%) Serverless
7 108 (4.80%) Cloud Computing
8 95 (4.22%) SaaS
9 93 (4.13%) PaaS
10 82 (3.64%) AWS Lambda
11 75 (3.33%) Amazon Kinesis
12 67 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
13 42 (1.87%) npm
14 41 (1.82%) Amazon EKS
15 35 (1.55%) Amazon ECS
16 34 (1.51%) Apigee
17 29 (1.29%) Azure Functions
18 25 (1.11%) Yarn
19 22 (0.98%) Datadog
20 19 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 111 (4.93%) HTTP
2 68 (3.02%) Kerberos
3 66 (2.93%) AMQP
4 31 (1.38%) Calico
5 25 (1.11%) Internet
6 14 (0.62%) SSL
7 10 (0.44%) SMS
8 9 (0.40%) WPA
9 8 (0.36%) Firewall
10 6 (0.27%) SWIFTNet
10 6 (0.27%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.22%) RIP
12 2 (0.089%) DNS
13 1 (0.044%) Broadband
13 1 (0.044%) OpenLDAP
13 1 (0.044%) Reverse Proxy
13 1 (0.044%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 464 (20.60%) NoSQL
2 284 (12.61%) PostgreSQL
3 268 (11.90%) Relational Database
4 259 (11.50%) MySQL
5 241 (10.70%) MongoDB
6 166 (7.37%) Hadoop
7 163 (7.24%) Redis
8 154 (6.84%) Big Data
9 109 (4.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 105 (4.66%) RDBMS
11 104 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
12 95 (4.22%) SQL Server
13 72 (3.20%) HBase
14 61 (2.71%) MariaDB
15 56 (2.49%) Blockchain
16 51 (2.26%) Hazelcast
17 45 (2.00%) Apache Accumulo
18 32 (1.42%) DB2
19 31 (1.38%) Oracle Database
20 25 (1.11%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 810 (35.97%) Jenkins
2 608 (27.00%) Git (software)
3 406 (18.03%) Maven
4 241 (10.70%) JUnit
5 204 (9.06%) Gradle
6 133 (5.91%) Mockito
7 126 (5.60%) Cucumber
8 106 (4.71%) JIRA
8 106 (4.71%) Selenium
9 87 (3.86%) GitLab
10 73 (3.24%) Sonatype Nexus
11 72 (3.20%) Eclipse
12 70 (3.11%) webpack
13 64 (2.84%) gulp
13 64 (2.84%) Protractor
14 60 (2.66%) JMeter
15 54 (2.40%) Bitbucket
15 54 (2.40%) IntelliJ
16 50 (2.22%) SonarQube
17 49 (2.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 654 (29.04%) Finance
2 500 (22.20%) Social Skills
3 259 (11.50%) Banking
4 157 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
5 145 (6.44%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 98 (4.35%) Games
7 96 (4.26%) Law
8 82 (3.64%) Public Sector
9 80 (3.55%) Presentation Skills
9 80 (3.55%) Retail
10 61 (2.71%) Back Office
11 40 (1.78%) Financial Institution
12 37 (1.64%) Investment Banking
12 37 (1.64%) Manufacturing
13 33 (1.47%) Marketing
14 29 (1.29%) Documentation Skills
15 27 (1.20%) Advertising
16 26 (1.15%) Front Office
17 23 (1.02%) Influencing Skills
18 20 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1,322 (58.70%) Developer
2 1,026 (45.56%) Java Developer
3 418 (18.56%) Software Engineer
4 373 (16.56%) Senior Developer
5 319 (14.17%) Senior Java Developer
6 267 (11.86%) Java Engineer
7 169 (7.50%) Senior Software Engineer
8 145 (6.44%) Java Software Engineer
9 123 (5.46%) Full Stack Developer
10 111 (4.93%) Lead Developer
11 101 (4.48%) Architect
12 99 (4.40%) Backend Developer
12 99 (4.40%) Senior Java Engineer
13 82 (3.64%) Lead Java Developer
14 79 (3.51%) Technical Leader
15 75 (3.33%) Principal Engineer
16 63 (2.80%) Lead Software Engineer
17 53 (2.35%) Pricing Developer
18 51 (2.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
19 50 (2.22%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,037 (90.45%) Spring
2 694 (30.82%) Kafka
3 611 (27.13%) React
4 565 (25.09%) REST
5 489 (21.71%) AngularJS
6 452 (20.07%) RESTful
7 428 (19.01%) Web Services
8 383 (17.01%) Node.js
9 333 (14.79%) RabbitMQ
10 246 (10.92%) CSS
11 229 (10.17%) HTML
12 214 (9.50%) Hibernate
13 165 (7.33%) JSON
14 141 (6.26%) HTML5
15 127 (5.64%) GraphQL
16 124 (5.51%) J2EE
17 116 (5.15%) XML
18 112 (4.97%) Apache Camel
18 112 (4.97%) Redux
19 111 (4.93%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 188 (8.35%) User Experience
2 134 (5.95%) Cloud Native
3 125 (5.55%) Algorithms
4 124 (5.51%) Greenfield Project
5 120 (5.33%) Self-Motivation
6 102 (4.53%) Virtual Team
7 66 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
8 64 (2.84%) Public Cloud
9 62 (2.75%) Management Information System
10 60 (2.66%) Data Structures
11 46 (2.04%) Mobile App
12 36 (1.60%) Data Centre
13 32 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
13 32 (1.42%) Online Games
13 32 (1.42%) Social Network
14 31 (1.38%) Derivative
15 29 (1.29%) Data Protection Act
16 25 (1.11%) Blog
16 25 (1.11%) iPad
17 24 (1.07%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 313 (13.90%) Linux
2 159 (7.06%) Unix
3 49 (2.18%) Windows
4 26 (1.15%) Apple iOS
5 25 (1.11%) Android
5 25 (1.11%) CentOS
5 25 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.22%) VMS
7 1 (0.044%) Alpine Linux
7 1 (0.044%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,376 (61.10%) Agile Software Development
2 1,353 (60.08%) Microservices
3 878 (38.99%) DevOps
4 824 (36.59%) Software Engineering
5 677 (30.06%) TDD
6 541 (24.02%) Continuous Integration
7 444 (19.72%) Full Stack Development
8 440 (19.54%) Scrum
9 310 (13.77%) Problem-Solving
10 308 (13.68%) Computer Science
11 283 (12.57%) Fintech
12 271 (12.03%) OO
13 257 (11.41%) Test Automation
14 252 (11.19%) Mentoring
15 238 (10.57%) BDD
16 237 (10.52%) Continuous Delivery
17 220 (9.77%) Open Source
18 215 (9.55%) OOP
19 195 (8.66%) Continuous Improvement
20 188 (8.35%) Event-Driven
Programming Languages
1 2,187 (97.11%) Java
2 678 (30.11%) JavaScript
3 535 (23.76%) SQL
4 506 (22.47%) Java 8
5 280 (12.43%) Python
6 265 (11.77%) Kotlin
7 251 (11.15%) TypeScript
8 154 (6.84%) Java 11
9 134 (5.95%) Scala
10 101 (4.48%) C#
11 94 (4.17%) Go
12 75 (3.33%) ES6
13 71 (3.15%) Shell Script
14 59 (2.62%) Bash Shell
15 58 (2.58%) C++
16 55 (2.44%) C
17 48 (2.13%) Groovy
18 47 (2.09%) Perl
19 34 (1.51%) PL/SQL
20 28 (1.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 382 (16.96%) Degree
2 129 (5.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 76 (3.37%) Security Cleared
4 58 (2.58%) SC Cleared
5 32 (1.42%) OCP
5 32 (1.42%) Oracle Certification
6 30 (1.33%) DV Cleared
7 15 (0.67%) SANS
8 12 (0.53%) HNC
8 12 (0.53%) HND
9 8 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (0.27%) DBS Check
10 6 (0.27%) SAFe Agilist
11 5 (0.22%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.18%) A+ Certification
12 4 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
13 2 (0.089%) AWS Certification
14 1 (0.044%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (5.91%) QA
2 39 (1.73%) SLA
3 20 (0.89%) EMIR
3 20 (0.89%) MiFID
4 16 (0.71%) WCAG
5 12 (0.53%) Accessibility
6 6 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.27%) ISO 15022
6 6 (0.27%) ISO 20022
7 3 (0.13%) GDPR
8 2 (0.089%) GRC
8 2 (0.089%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.089%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.089%) PSD2
9 1 (0.044%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 992 (44.05%) Docker
2 32 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
3 23 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 16 (0.71%) HDFS
6 11 (0.49%) ISA Server
7 7 (0.31%) Postfix
8 5 (0.22%) KVM
9 2 (0.089%) Firmware
10 1 (0.044%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 920 (40.85%) Kubernetes
2 441 (19.58%) Ansible
3 383 (17.01%) Terraform
4 99 (4.40%) Grafana
5 85 (3.77%) Puppet
6 64 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
7 56 (2.49%) Kibana
8 54 (2.40%) Prometheus
9 35 (1.55%) Istio
10 24 (1.07%) Hadoop YARN
11 17 (0.75%) logstash
12 14 (0.62%) HAProxy
12 14 (0.62%) linkerd
12 14 (0.62%) Packer
13 13 (0.58%) ZABBIX
14 12 (0.53%) Consul
15 11 (0.49%) Mesos
16 9 (0.40%) Rancher
17 8 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
17 8 (0.36%) Graphite
Vendors
1 361 (16.03%) Oracle
2 160 (7.10%) Google
3 145 (6.44%) Microsoft
4 68 (3.02%) Red Hat
5 62 (2.75%) Atlassian
6 38 (1.69%) IBM
7 35 (1.55%) LexisNexis
8 32 (1.42%) SAP
8 32 (1.42%) Splunk
9 27 (1.20%) VMware
10 25 (1.11%) Sybase
11 21 (0.93%) PayPal
12 18 (0.80%) MuleSoft
13 15 (0.67%) Confluent
14 14 (0.62%) Spotify
15 13 (0.58%) Adobe
15 13 (0.58%) Okta
16 11 (0.49%) BT
17 10 (0.44%) Bloomberg
17 10 (0.44%) Cognizant