Period
to 21 November 2019

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 21 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 79 85
Rank change year-on-year -11 +6 +20
Permanent jobs citing Spring 4,151 5,787 6,081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.30% 3.81% 3.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.70% 9.54% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3,542 4,775 4,761
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +1.85%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,950 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 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 47,709 60,638 68,344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.93% 39.94% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 39,847 50,443 57,270
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,875
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 21 November 2019.

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 21 November 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
London -10 1,982 £72,500 +7.41% 382
South East -3 868 £55,000 - 82
North of England -15 560 £50,000 +5.26% 101
Midlands -59 283 £42,500 -5.56% 60
Yorkshire -11 280 £47,500 +5.56% 45
North West -27 270 £52,500 +5.00% 37
South West -38 258 £47,500 - 43
East of England -8 190 £57,500 +12.20% 32
East Midlands -35 149 £40,000 -11.11% 22
West Midlands -65 131 £45,000 -4.76% 38
North East -12 10 £54,559 +21.24% 19
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 England region with a requirement for Spring.

1 3,821 (92.05%) Java
2 2,475 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
3 1,602 (38.59%) Microservices
4 1,584 (38.16%) Spring Boot
5 1,425 (34.33%) JavaScript
6 1,278 (30.79%) TDD
7 1,233 (29.70%) Java 8
8 1,128 (27.17%) Software Engineering
9 1,085 (26.14%) Hibernate
10 1,028 (24.77%) SQL
11 1,011 (24.36%) Docker
12 985 (23.73%) AWS
13 955 (23.01%) Git (software)
14 912 (21.97%) Scrum
15 790 (19.03%) Maven
16 768 (18.50%) Jenkins
17 767 (18.48%) AngularJS
18 740 (17.83%) Finance
19 726 (17.49%) Web Services
20 725 (17.47%) REST
20 725 (17.47%) RESTful
21 691 (16.65%) CSS
22 689 (16.60%) HTML
23 669 (16.12%) DevOps
24 655 (15.78%) React
25 627 (15.10%) Kubernetes
26 618 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
27 591 (14.24%) JUnit
28 589 (14.19%) Oracle
29 554 (13.35%) MVC

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
1 293 (7.06%) Tomcat
2 214 (5.16%) Confluence
3 185 (4.46%) Apache
4 160 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
5 138 (3.32%) JBoss
6 135 (3.25%) Apache Spark
7 120 (2.89%) CMS
8 95 (2.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 57 (1.37%) OpenStack
9 57 (1.37%) WebSphere
10 54 (1.30%) WebLogic
11 42 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
11 42 (1.01%) Mule
12 40 (0.96%) Apache Solr
13 38 (0.92%) IIS
14 32 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
15 30 (0.72%) nginx
16 24 (0.58%) EPiServer
16 24 (0.58%) WordPress
17 23 (0.55%) Jetty
Applications
1 11 (0.26%) Adobe Premiere
2 10 (0.24%) MS Visio
3 9 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (0.22%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.14%) InDesign
5 4 (0.096%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (0.072%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.072%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (0.048%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.024%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.024%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 45 (1.08%) SAP Hybris
2 39 (0.94%) Payment Gateway
3 28 (0.67%) Magento
4 16 (0.39%) SDL Web 8
5 5 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.048%) GoldMine
6 2 (0.048%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.024%) Fredhopper
7 1 (0.024%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.024%) Siebel CRM
7 1 (0.024%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 985 (23.73%) AWS
2 303 (7.30%) Azure
3 233 (5.61%) GCP
4 176 (4.24%) Serverless
5 167 (4.02%) OpenShift
6 139 (3.35%) Amazon EC2
7 135 (3.25%) SaaS
8 130 (3.13%) Amazon S3
9 109 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
10 107 (2.58%) GitHub
11 48 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
12 45 (1.08%) PaaS
13 35 (0.84%) Apigee
14 33 (0.79%) Amazon ECS
15 31 (0.75%) Boomi
16 20 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
16 20 (0.48%) IaaS
16 20 (0.48%) Slack
17 19 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 19 (0.46%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 101 (2.43%) Internet
2 82 (1.98%) HTTP
3 67 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 46 (1.11%) Firewall
5 45 (1.08%) HTTPS
6 14 (0.34%) AMQP
7 11 (0.26%) SSL
8 10 (0.24%) DNS
9 8 (0.19%) FTP
10 7 (0.17%) ATM
11 5 (0.12%) DHCP
11 5 (0.12%) SSH
12 4 (0.096%) Kerberos
12 4 (0.096%) SMTP
13 3 (0.072%) Skype
14 2 (0.048%) Modbus
14 2 (0.048%) Network Security
14 2 (0.048%) RS-485
14 2 (0.048%) SAN
14 2 (0.048%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 432 (10.41%) MySQL
2 402 (9.68%) NoSQL
3 391 (9.42%) PostgreSQL
4 367 (8.84%) MongoDB
5 365 (8.79%) SQL Server
6 328 (7.90%) Relational Database
7 194 (4.67%) Big Data
8 170 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
9 156 (3.76%) RDBMS
10 117 (2.82%) Redis
11 99 (2.38%) Hadoop
12 92 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
13 81 (1.95%) Oracle Database
14 65 (1.57%) Blockchain
15 51 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 45 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
17 36 (0.87%) GIS
18 31 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
19 29 (0.70%) JasperReports
20 25 (0.60%) DB2
Development Applications
1 955 (23.01%) Git (software)
2 790 (19.03%) Maven
3 768 (18.50%) Jenkins
4 591 (14.24%) JUnit
5 470 (11.32%) JIRA
6 267 (6.43%) Gradle
7 266 (6.41%) Cucumber
8 264 (6.36%) Selenium
9 191 (4.60%) Subversion
10 183 (4.41%) Bitbucket
11 172 (4.14%) Mockito
12 117 (2.82%) Eclipse
13 106 (2.55%) Ant
14 93 (2.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 84 (2.02%) TeamCity
16 73 (1.76%) SonarQube
17 70 (1.69%) webpack
18 67 (1.61%) Visual Studio
19 53 (1.28%) git-flow
20 52 (1.25%) IntelliJ
General
1 740 (17.83%) Finance
2 336 (8.09%) Banking
3 332 (8.00%) Retail
4 116 (2.79%) Marketing
5 109 (2.63%) Public Sector
6 107 (2.58%) Games
7 81 (1.95%) Back Office
8 58 (1.40%) Front Office
9 52 (1.25%) Manufacturing
10 48 (1.16%) Telecoms
11 47 (1.13%) Investment Banking
12 39 (0.94%) Financial Institution
13 29 (0.70%) Advertising
14 27 (0.65%) Automotive
14 27 (0.65%) Electronics
15 20 (0.48%) Law
16 16 (0.39%) Aerospace
17 12 (0.29%) Publishing
18 11 (0.26%) Retail Banking
19 8 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3,029 (72.97%) Developer
2 2,485 (59.87%) Java Developer
3 932 (22.45%) Senior Developer
4 794 (19.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 569 (13.71%) Software Engineer
6 473 (11.39%) Java Engineer
7 343 (8.26%) Java Software Engineer
8 274 (6.60%) Software Developer
9 177 (4.26%) Senior Software Engineer
10 170 (4.10%) Lead Developer
11 153 (3.69%) Senior Java Engineer
12 148 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
13 146 (3.52%) Lead Java Developer
14 134 (3.23%) Java Software Developer
14 134 (3.23%) Junior
15 115 (2.77%) Junior Developer
16 111 (2.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
17 110 (2.65%) C# Developer
18 104 (2.51%) Architect
19 97 (2.34%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,584 (38.16%) Spring Boot
2 1,085 (26.14%) Hibernate
3 767 (18.48%) AngularJS
4 726 (17.49%) Web Services
5 725 (17.47%) REST
5 725 (17.47%) RESTful
6 691 (16.65%) CSS
7 689 (16.60%) HTML
8 655 (15.78%) React
9 491 (11.83%) Node.js
10 457 (11.01%) Kafka
11 430 (10.36%) J2EE
12 377 (9.08%) XML
13 340 (8.19%) .NET
14 321 (7.73%) JSON
15 286 (6.89%) SOAP
16 270 (6.50%) Java EE
17 267 (6.43%) jQuery
18 257 (6.19%) JPA
19 238 (5.73%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 394 (9.49%) Greenfield Project
2 216 (5.20%) User Experience
3 160 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 132 (3.18%) Mobile App
5 126 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
6 125 (3.01%) iPad
7 107 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
8 83 (2.00%) Cloud Native
9 64 (1.54%) Fixed Income
9 64 (1.54%) Public Cloud
10 57 (1.37%) Algorithms
11 50 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 44 (1.06%) Equities
13 43 (1.04%) Virtual Team
14 40 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
15 36 (0.87%) Wiki
16 28 (0.67%) Private Cloud
17 26 (0.63%) Data Structures
17 26 (0.63%) Derivative
18 24 (0.58%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 536 (12.91%) Linux
2 179 (4.31%) Android
3 173 (4.17%) Windows
4 165 (3.97%) Unix
5 155 (3.73%) Apple iOS
6 58 (1.40%) CentOS
7 34 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (0.75%) Windows Server
9 17 (0.41%) Mac OS X
10 9 (0.22%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
11 8 (0.19%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.19%) Windows 8
12 7 (0.17%) Fedora
12 7 (0.17%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.096%) Debian
15 3 (0.072%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.072%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.048%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,475 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 1,602 (38.59%) Microservices
3 1,278 (30.79%) TDD
4 1,128 (27.17%) Software Engineering
5 912 (21.97%) Scrum
6 669 (16.12%) DevOps
7 618 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
8 554 (13.35%) MVC
9 528 (12.72%) BDD
10 481 (11.59%) OO
11 415 (10.00%) Test Automation
12 397 (9.56%) Mentoring
13 396 (9.54%) E-Commerce
14 389 (9.37%) Fintech
15 333 (8.02%) Computer Science
16 332 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
17 326 (7.85%) Kanban
18 320 (7.71%) Web Development
19 301 (7.25%) Continuous Delivery
20 260 (6.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3,821 (92.05%) Java
2 1,425 (34.33%) JavaScript
3 1,233 (29.70%) Java 8
4 1,028 (24.77%) SQL
5 413 (9.95%) C#
6 412 (9.93%) Python
7 254 (6.12%) Scala
8 179 (4.31%) Kotlin
9 154 (3.71%) PHP
10 151 (3.64%) C
11 124 (2.99%) Ruby
12 122 (2.94%) C++
13 97 (2.34%) ES6
14 82 (1.98%) TypeScript
15 81 (1.95%) Groovy
16 73 (1.76%) T-SQL
17 52 (1.25%) Go
17 52 (1.25%) Java 9
18 44 (1.06%) Objective-C
19 43 (1.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 442 (10.65%) Degree
2 170 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 168 (4.05%) Security Cleared
4 64 (1.54%) DV Cleared
5 56 (1.35%) SC Cleared
6 48 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 40 (0.96%) MCSE
8 39 (0.94%) CCNA
8 39 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
8 39 (0.94%) CISSP
8 39 (0.94%) CompTIA Security+
8 39 (0.94%) GIAC
8 39 (0.94%) Linux+ Certification
8 39 (0.94%) Network+ Certification
8 39 (0.94%) SANS
8 39 (0.94%) SSCP
9 28 (0.67%) Master's Degree
10 17 (0.41%) ISTQB
11 16 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
12 11 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 224 (5.40%) QA
2 14 (0.34%) GDPR
3 13 (0.31%) PSD2
4 10 (0.24%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.072%) PMO
5 3 (0.072%) SLA
6 1 (0.024%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.024%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.024%) EMIR
6 1 (0.024%) NIST
6 1 (0.024%) WAI
System Software
1 1,011 (24.36%) Docker
2 30 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.22%) HDFS
4 7 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.14%) vCloud
6 5 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.12%) NFS
7 4 (0.096%) Firmware
7 4 (0.096%) Postfix
7 4 (0.096%) vSphere
8 3 (0.072%) OpenAM
8 3 (0.072%) OpenDJ
8 3 (0.072%) OpenIDM
9 2 (0.048%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.048%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.048%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.024%) Cronacle
10 1 (0.024%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.024%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.024%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 627 (15.10%) Kubernetes
2 191 (4.60%) Terraform
3 178 (4.29%) Ansible
4 73 (1.76%) Puppet
5 69 (1.66%) Marathon
5 69 (1.66%) Mesos
6 58 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
7 52 (1.25%) Kibana
8 30 (0.72%) Docker Swarm
9 28 (0.67%) Istio
10 22 (0.53%) Salt
11 19 (0.46%) Knative
12 17 (0.41%) Grafana
13 14 (0.34%) logstash
13 14 (0.34%) Prometheus
14 9 (0.22%) Rancher
15 8 (0.19%) Control-M
16 6 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
16 6 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
17 5 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 589 (14.19%) Oracle
2 205 (4.94%) Google
3 190 (4.58%) Microsoft
4 128 (3.08%) Adobe
5 109 (2.63%) SAP
6 95 (2.29%) WorldPay
7 94 (2.26%) Splunk
8 80 (1.93%) Red Hat
8 80 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
9 72 (1.73%) Atlassian
10 67 (1.61%) MuleSoft
11 64 (1.54%) hybris
12 57 (1.37%) IBM
13 44 (1.06%) Facebook
14 31 (0.75%) Dell
15 30 (0.72%) FIS
16 29 (0.70%) Sybase
17 25 (0.60%) Demandware
18 23 (0.55%) Elastic Path
19 22 (0.53%) TIBCO