Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 84 103
Rank change year-on-year +6 +19 -17
Permanent jobs citing Spring 5,751 6,060 5,212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.82% 3.59% 2.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.56% 8.90% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4,741 4,727 4,558
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +1.85% +3.85%
10th Percentile £36,500 £35,125 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.64% +4.76% +5.00%

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 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 60,163 68,064 70,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.93% 40.27% 39.16%
Number of salaries quoted 50,067 56,987 61,427
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,825 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in England

Spring
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Spring in England

Spring
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Spring in England

Spring
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
London +5 2,671 £67,500 +8.00% 437
South East +19 1,027 £55,000 +4.76% 185
North of England +10 821 £47,500 - 153
Midlands +55 562 £45,000 -5.26% 118
North West -10 395 £50,000 +5.26% 98
South West -14 381 £47,500 +5.56% 60
Yorkshire +39 375 £45,000 -10.00% 37
East of England -4 320 £50,000 - 53
West Midlands +39 295 £47,500 +3.26% 68
East Midlands +64 265 £45,000 -7.22% 49
North East 0 53 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 17 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 England region with a requirement for Spring.

1 5,464 (95.01%) Java
2 3,619 (62.93%) Agile Software Development
3 1,992 (34.64%) JavaScript
4 1,833 (31.87%) Java 8
5 1,826 (31.75%) Hibernate
6 1,823 (31.70%) TDD
7 1,820 (31.65%) SQL
8 1,770 (30.78%) Microservices
9 1,693 (29.44%) Spring Boot
10 1,541 (26.80%) HTML
11 1,509 (26.24%) Software Engineering
12 1,316 (22.88%) Web Services
13 1,285 (22.34%) CSS
14 1,281 (22.27%) Finance
15 1,244 (21.63%) Scrum
16 1,191 (20.71%) AngularJS
17 1,189 (20.67%) REST
18 1,188 (20.66%) Amazon AWS
19 1,159 (20.15%) Maven
20 1,117 (19.42%) Git (software)
21 1,092 (18.99%) Docker
22 1,080 (18.78%) MVC
23 1,067 (18.55%) DevOps
24 1,059 (18.41%) Jenkins
25 984 (17.11%) RESTful
26 943 (16.40%) Oracle
27 926 (16.10%) Linux
28 874 (15.20%) JUnit
29 833 (14.48%) Continuous Integration
30 796 (13.84%) Degree

Spring
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
1 496 (8.62%) Tomcat
2 459 (7.98%) Apache
3 343 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
4 285 (4.96%) JBoss
5 210 (3.65%) WebSphere
6 205 (3.56%) Confluence
7 193 (3.36%) WebLogic
8 145 (2.52%) Cloud Foundry
9 124 (2.16%) Apache Spark
10 112 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 104 (1.81%) CMS
12 80 (1.39%) Apache Solr
13 64 (1.11%) Mule
14 57 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 41 (0.71%) Anypoint
15 41 (0.71%) WordPress
16 37 (0.64%) WildFly
17 33 (0.57%) Mule ESB
18 32 (0.56%) Jetty
19 28 (0.49%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (0.21%) Chatbot
2 9 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (0.12%) Weka
4 6 (0.10%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.035%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.035%) HipChat
5 2 (0.035%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.035%) Snapchat
6 1 (0.017%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.017%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 45 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
2 27 (0.47%) SAP Hybris
3 14 (0.24%) Magento
3 14 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
4 12 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
5 10 (0.17%) SAP ERP
6 9 (0.16%) Eloqua
7 8 (0.14%) Unica
8 7 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
9 6 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.087%) Changepoint
10 5 (0.087%) LatentZero
10 5 (0.087%) thinkFolio
11 4 (0.070%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (0.070%) R3 Corda
12 2 (0.035%) Actimize
12 2 (0.035%) Dynamics NAV
12 2 (0.035%) ION MarketView
12 2 (0.035%) Oracle BPM
13 1 (0.017%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 1,188 (20.66%) Amazon AWS
2 371 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 211 (3.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 203 (3.53%) OpenShift
5 172 (2.99%) GitHub
6 162 (2.82%) PaaS
7 135 (2.35%) SaaS
8 123 (2.14%) Serverless
9 106 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
10 103 (1.79%) IBM Cloud
11 67 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
12 63 (1.10%) IaaS
13 42 (0.73%) Amazon S3
14 36 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
15 33 (0.57%) npm
16 29 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
17 26 (0.45%) Slack
18 23 (0.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
19 19 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
20 17 (0.30%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 175 (3.04%) HTTP
2 127 (2.21%) Internet
3 54 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 39 (0.68%) SSL
5 24 (0.42%) Modbus
5 24 (0.42%) RS-485
6 23 (0.40%) SMS
7 21 (0.37%) AMQP
7 21 (0.37%) DNS
7 21 (0.37%) FTP
8 19 (0.33%) Firewall
9 15 (0.26%) HTTPS
10 7 (0.12%) DHCP
11 6 (0.10%) ATM
11 6 (0.10%) Unified Communications
12 5 (0.087%) Intranet
12 5 (0.087%) VoIP
13 4 (0.070%) WebEx
14 3 (0.052%) RTP
14 3 (0.052%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 672 (11.68%) MySQL
2 648 (11.27%) NoSQL
3 613 (10.66%) MongoDB
4 556 (9.67%) Relational Database
5 457 (7.95%) SQL Server
6 453 (7.88%) PostgreSQL
7 350 (6.09%) Big Data
8 303 (5.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 257 (4.47%) RDBMS
10 202 (3.51%) Hadoop
11 105 (1.83%) Redis
12 89 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 80 (1.39%) Oracle Database
14 76 (1.32%) Blockchain
15 64 (1.11%) Apache Hive
16 59 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
17 51 (0.89%) Hazelcast
17 51 (0.89%) Neo4j
18 46 (0.80%) DB2
19 39 (0.68%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1,159 (20.15%) Maven
2 1,117 (19.42%) Git (software)
3 1,059 (18.41%) Jenkins
4 874 (15.20%) JUnit
5 477 (8.29%) Gradle
6 444 (7.72%) JIRA
7 350 (6.09%) Subversion
8 312 (5.43%) Cucumber
9 276 (4.80%) Eclipse
10 260 (4.52%) Selenium
11 239 (4.16%) Mockito
12 166 (2.89%) Bitbucket
13 162 (2.82%) IntelliJ
14 161 (2.80%) Ant
15 136 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 107 (1.86%) Sonatype Nexus
17 97 (1.69%) EasyMock
18 94 (1.63%) Visual Studio
19 84 (1.46%) SonarQube
20 75 (1.30%) TeamCity
General
1 1,281 (22.27%) Finance
2 545 (9.48%) Banking
3 320 (5.56%) Retail
4 231 (4.02%) Marketing
5 208 (3.62%) Games
6 190 (3.30%) Investment Banking
7 188 (3.27%) Advertising
8 141 (2.45%) Financial Institution
9 123 (2.14%) Telecoms
10 117 (2.03%) Manufacturing
11 104 (1.81%) Front Office
12 96 (1.67%) Electronics
13 67 (1.17%) Law
14 63 (1.10%) Back Office
15 47 (0.82%) Automotive
16 43 (0.75%) Publishing
17 28 (0.49%) Retail Banking
18 17 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
19 12 (0.21%) Multimedia
20 11 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4,251 (73.92%) Developer
2 3,699 (64.32%) Java Developer
3 1,105 (19.21%) Senior Developer
4 995 (17.30%) Senior Java Developer
5 644 (11.20%) Software Engineer
6 570 (9.91%) Java Engineer
7 360 (6.26%) Java Software Engineer
8 306 (5.32%) Architect
9 295 (5.13%) Software Developer
10 278 (4.83%) Lead Developer
11 230 (4.00%) Lead Java Developer
12 206 (3.58%) Java Software Developer
13 201 (3.50%) Full Stack Developer
14 163 (2.83%) Senior Software Engineer
15 160 (2.78%) AWS Developer
16 149 (2.59%) Agile Developer
17 147 (2.56%) Senior Java Engineer
18 144 (2.50%) Agile Java Developer
19 123 (2.14%) Junior
20 122 (2.12%) Java Developer - Fintech
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,826 (31.75%) Hibernate
2 1,693 (29.44%) Spring Boot
3 1,541 (26.80%) HTML
4 1,316 (22.88%) Web Services
5 1,285 (22.34%) CSS
6 1,191 (20.71%) AngularJS
7 1,189 (20.67%) REST
8 984 (17.11%) RESTful
9 776 (13.49%) J2EE
10 667 (11.60%) Java EE
11 654 (11.37%) HTML5
12 640 (11.13%) Node.js
13 634 (11.02%) XML
14 626 (10.89%) React
15 585 (10.17%) Spring MVC
16 570 (9.91%) SOAP
17 479 (8.33%) jQuery
18 428 (7.44%) JSON
19 376 (6.54%) JPA
20 368 (6.40%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 587 (10.21%) Greenfield Project
2 527 (9.16%) Computer Science
3 474 (8.24%) Fintech
4 279 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
5 228 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
6 192 (3.34%) User Experience
7 191 (3.32%) Self-Motivation
8 146 (2.54%) Mobile App
9 119 (2.07%) Cloud Native
10 108 (1.88%) Algorithms
11 94 (1.63%) Data Structures
12 90 (1.56%) Derivative
13 72 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
14 65 (1.13%) Wiki
15 63 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
16 58 (1.01%) Hedge funds
16 58 (1.01%) Public Cloud
17 55 (0.96%) Virtual Team
18 45 (0.78%) Blog
18 45 (0.78%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 926 (16.10%) Linux
2 241 (4.19%) Unix
3 182 (3.16%) Windows
4 155 (2.70%) Android
5 107 (1.86%) Apple iOS
6 78 (1.36%) CentOS
7 70 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 39 (0.68%) Ubuntu
9 24 (0.42%) FreeRTOS
10 21 (0.37%) openSUSE
11 20 (0.35%) Mac OS
12 15 (0.26%) Windows Server
13 14 (0.24%) Windows Phone
14 13 (0.23%) Solaris
15 6 (0.10%) Debian
16 5 (0.087%) CoreOS
17 2 (0.035%) FreeBSD
17 2 (0.035%) Mesosphere
18 1 (0.017%) Windows 7
18 1 (0.017%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,619 (62.93%) Agile Software Development
2 1,823 (31.70%) TDD
3 1,770 (30.78%) Microservices
4 1,509 (26.24%) Software Engineering
5 1,244 (21.63%) Scrum
6 1,080 (18.78%) MVC
7 1,067 (18.55%) DevOps
8 833 (14.48%) Continuous Integration
9 772 (13.42%) BDD
10 724 (12.59%) OO
11 564 (9.81%) Problem-Solving
12 561 (9.75%) Open Source
12 561 (9.75%) Web Development
13 534 (9.29%) Test Automation
14 456 (7.93%) SDLC
15 449 (7.81%) SOA
16 431 (7.49%) Mentoring
17 414 (7.20%) Unit Testing
18 380 (6.61%) E-Commerce
18 380 (6.61%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5,464 (95.01%) Java
2 1,992 (34.64%) JavaScript
3 1,833 (31.87%) Java 8
4 1,820 (31.65%) SQL
5 612 (10.64%) Python
6 431 (7.49%) C#
7 406 (7.06%) Scala
8 318 (5.53%) C++
9 307 (5.34%) PHP
10 221 (3.84%) PL/SQL
11 199 (3.46%) Groovy
12 160 (2.78%) C
13 153 (2.66%) TypeScript
14 143 (2.49%) Ruby
15 129 (2.24%) Kotlin
16 117 (2.03%) T-SQL
17 115 (2.00%) Java 9
18 109 (1.90%) Go
19 95 (1.65%) Shell Script
20 81 (1.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 796 (13.84%) Degree
2 290 (5.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 203 (3.53%) Security Cleared
4 109 (1.90%) SC Cleared
5 73 (1.27%) DV Cleared
6 72 (1.25%) Master's Degree
7 29 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
8 14 (0.24%) DBS Check
9 13 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
10 11 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (0.17%) ISTQB
11 10 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
11 10 (0.17%) PhD
12 9 (0.16%) ISEB
12 9 (0.16%) OCPJP
13 8 (0.14%) TOGAF Certification
14 7 (0.12%) OCP
15 6 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
16 5 (0.087%) CISSP
16 5 (0.087%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 295 (5.13%) QA
2 34 (0.59%) GDPR
3 13 (0.23%) PMO
4 10 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.17%) PSD2
4 10 (0.17%) SLA
5 8 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.087%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.087%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (0.087%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.070%) MiFID
8 3 (0.052%) DICOM
9 2 (0.035%) IFRS
9 2 (0.035%) ISO 20022
9 2 (0.035%) Web Application Security Consortium
10 1 (0.017%) EMIR
10 1 (0.017%) HL7
10 1 (0.017%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.017%) WAI
System Software
1 1,092 (18.99%) Docker
2 43 (0.75%) Firmware
3 37 (0.64%) HDFS
4 30 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 23 (0.40%) GridGain
7 15 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
8 14 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (0.23%) Hyper-V
10 10 (0.17%) Active Directory
11 5 (0.087%) etcd
11 5 (0.087%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.070%) Apache Flume
13 3 (0.052%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.035%) vSphere
15 1 (0.017%) LXC
15 1 (0.017%) Shibboleth
15 1 (0.017%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 463 (8.05%) Kubernetes
2 259 (4.50%) Ansible
3 201 (3.50%) Puppet
4 136 (2.36%) Terraform
5 135 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
6 50 (0.87%) Docker Swarm
7 49 (0.85%) Salt
8 35 (0.61%) Kibana
9 31 (0.54%) Prometheus
10 23 (0.40%) logstash
11 17 (0.30%) Rancher
12 15 (0.26%) Packer
13 13 (0.23%) CloudHub
13 13 (0.23%) Marathon
14 12 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
15 11 (0.19%) Nagios
16 9 (0.16%) Grafana
17 8 (0.14%) Graphite
18 7 (0.12%) Mesos
19 6 (0.10%) Consul
Vendors
1 943 (16.40%) Oracle
2 255 (4.43%) Microsoft
3 238 (4.14%) Google
4 224 (3.89%) Red Hat
5 189 (3.29%) IBM
6 168 (2.92%) SAP
7 94 (1.63%) Splunk
7 94 (1.63%) Sybase
8 63 (1.10%) MuleSoft
9 57 (0.99%) hybris
10 56 (0.97%) Adobe
11 54 (0.94%) AppDynamics
12 52 (0.90%) Atlassian
13 50 (0.87%) VMware
14 49 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
15 41 (0.71%) WorldPay
16 40 (0.70%) TIBCO
17 35 (0.61%) Cognizant
18 25 (0.43%) Solace
19 24 (0.42%) New Relic