Period
to 5 July 2020

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 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > England
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 96 80 83
Rank change year-on-year -16 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing Spring 2,279 4,895 6,060
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.14% 3.59% 3.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.87% 9.44% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,164 4,404 5,098
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £40,000 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
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 28,969 51,836 67,632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.87% 38.04% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 24,215 43,034 56,857
Median annual salary £57,500 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.48% +8.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £81,250
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 proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in England

Spring
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Spring in England

Spring
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Spring in England over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

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 5 July 2020. 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 -4 1,145 £71,300 +1.86% 125
South East -21 454 £65,000 +8.33% 33
North of England -2 311 £50,000 +5.26% 46
South West +32 182 £50,000 - 17
Yorkshire +20 153 £50,000 +11.11% 14
North West -8 143 £55,000 - 22
Midlands -36 122 £50,000 +17.65% 13
East of England +22 81 £47,500 -13.64% 6
West Midlands +2 74 £50,000 +17.65% 7
East Midlands -37 48 £50,000 +21.95% 6
North East +10 15 £47,500 -5.00% 10
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, 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 2,174 (95.39%) Java
2 1,289 (56.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1,017 (44.62%) Spring Boot
4 854 (37.47%) Microservices
5 740 (32.47%) TDD
6 659 (28.92%) Java 8
7 657 (28.83%) Docker
8 651 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 610 (26.77%) SQL
10 588 (25.80%) Software Engineering
11 562 (24.66%) Hibernate
12 556 (24.40%) AWS
13 527 (23.12%) AngularJS
14 490 (21.50%) RESTful
15 472 (20.71%) DevOps
16 467 (20.49%) Git (software)
17 442 (19.39%) Maven
18 439 (19.26%) Finance
19 436 (19.13%) Web Services
20 429 (18.82%) React
21 416 (18.25%) Jenkins
22 403 (17.68%) Kubernetes
23 398 (17.46%) BDD
24 376 (16.50%) Scrum
25 371 (16.28%) REST
26 366 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
27 329 (14.44%) HTML
28 328 (14.39%) Oracle
29 307 (13.47%) CSS
30 304 (13.34%) Node.js

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
1 204 (8.95%) Tomcat
2 111 (4.87%) Apache
3 107 (4.70%) Elasticsearch
4 89 (3.91%) Confluence
5 65 (2.85%) Apache Spark
6 59 (2.59%) WebSphere
7 41 (1.80%) Cloud Foundry
8 32 (1.40%) JBoss
9 24 (1.05%) WebLogic
10 22 (0.97%) CMS
11 16 (0.70%) Red Hat Fuse
12 12 (0.53%) Apache Solr
13 11 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 9 (0.39%) Jetty
15 7 (0.31%) GemFire
15 7 (0.31%) OpenStack
15 7 (0.31%) WildFly
16 6 (0.26%) EPiServer
16 6 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
16 6 (0.26%) Tornado
Applications
1 6 (0.26%) Chatbot
2 4 (0.18%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.044%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.48%) SAP Hybris
2 5 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
3 3 (0.13%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.088%) R3 Corda
5 1 (0.044%) Magento
5 1 (0.044%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.044%) Ripple
5 1 (0.044%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 556 (24.40%) AWS
2 177 (7.77%) Azure
3 109 (4.78%) GCP
4 94 (4.12%) Amazon EC2
5 93 (4.08%) SaaS
6 71 (3.12%) OpenShift
7 60 (2.63%) GitHub
8 53 (2.33%) Amazon S3
9 51 (2.24%) Serverless
10 50 (2.19%) Amazon SQS
11 45 (1.97%) PaaS
12 25 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
13 17 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
14 15 (0.66%) IBM Cloud
14 15 (0.66%) npm
15 13 (0.57%) Amazon Kinesis
16 12 (0.53%) Slack
17 11 (0.48%) Amazon ECS
18 10 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 10 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 58 (2.54%) HTTP
2 44 (1.93%) Internet
3 8 (0.35%) Skype
3 8 (0.35%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.31%) AMQP
5 6 (0.26%) FTP
6 4 (0.18%) DNS
6 4 (0.18%) Intranet
6 4 (0.18%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (0.18%) WebEx
7 3 (0.13%) Firewall
7 3 (0.13%) SSH
7 3 (0.13%) SSL
8 2 (0.088%) CDMA
8 2 (0.088%) DHCP
8 2 (0.088%) GSM
8 2 (0.088%) MQTT
8 2 (0.088%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (0.088%) SMS
8 2 (0.088%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (12.81%) NoSQL
2 192 (8.42%) PostgreSQL
3 184 (8.07%) Relational Database
4 173 (7.59%) SQL Server
5 169 (7.42%) MySQL
6 133 (5.84%) MongoDB
7 99 (4.34%) Big Data
8 80 (3.51%) Hadoop
9 67 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
10 64 (2.81%) RDBMS
11 60 (2.63%) Redis
12 48 (2.11%) Oracle Database
13 45 (1.97%) Amazon RDS
14 32 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 25 (1.10%) DB2
16 18 (0.79%) Blockchain
17 16 (0.70%) Text Mining
18 14 (0.61%) HBase
19 12 (0.53%) MariaDB
20 11 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 467 (20.49%) Git (software)
2 442 (19.39%) Maven
3 416 (18.25%) Jenkins
4 289 (12.68%) JUnit
5 185 (8.12%) JIRA
6 116 (5.09%) Cucumber
7 111 (4.87%) Mockito
8 94 (4.12%) Gradle
9 86 (3.77%) Selenium
10 84 (3.69%) SonarQube
11 65 (2.85%) Subversion
12 58 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 53 (2.33%) Bitbucket
14 52 (2.28%) DbUnit
15 51 (2.24%) jMock
16 43 (1.89%) Eclipse
17 37 (1.62%) IntelliJ
18 35 (1.54%) GitLab
19 24 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
20 23 (1.01%) Ant
General
1 439 (19.26%) Finance
2 183 (8.03%) Banking
3 74 (3.25%) Games
3 74 (3.25%) Public Sector
3 74 (3.25%) Retail
4 64 (2.81%) Front Office
5 54 (2.37%) Financial Institution
6 44 (1.93%) Back Office
7 40 (1.76%) Investment Banking
8 28 (1.23%) Marketing
9 27 (1.18%) Telecoms
10 20 (0.88%) Advertising
11 16 (0.70%) Law
12 12 (0.53%) Publishing
13 11 (0.48%) Police
14 8 (0.35%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.31%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.26%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.22%) Online Betting
18 4 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1,666 (73.10%) Developer
2 1,424 (62.48%) Java Developer
3 494 (21.68%) Senior Developer
4 442 (19.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 280 (12.29%) Java Engineer
6 254 (11.15%) Software Engineer
7 184 (8.07%) Java Software Engineer
8 123 (5.40%) Senior Java Engineer
9 122 (5.35%) Lead Developer
10 118 (5.18%) Full Stack Developer
11 108 (4.74%) Lead Java Developer
12 104 (4.56%) Senior Software Engineer
13 81 (3.55%) Architect
14 79 (3.47%) AWS Developer
15 74 (3.25%) Junior
16 73 (3.20%) Senior Java Software Engineer
17 65 (2.85%) Junior Developer
18 62 (2.72%) Software Developer
19 55 (2.41%) Junior Java Developer
20 54 (2.37%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,017 (44.62%) Spring Boot
2 562 (24.66%) Hibernate
3 527 (23.12%) AngularJS
4 490 (21.50%) RESTful
5 436 (19.13%) Web Services
6 429 (18.82%) React
7 371 (16.28%) REST
8 329 (14.44%) HTML
9 307 (13.47%) CSS
10 304 (13.34%) Node.js
11 175 (7.68%) Kafka
11 175 (7.68%) XML
12 174 (7.63%) J2EE
13 164 (7.20%) SOAP
14 129 (5.66%) HTML5
14 129 (5.66%) JPA
15 119 (5.22%) Java EE
16 118 (5.18%) JMS
17 117 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
18 107 (4.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 182 (7.99%) Greenfield Project
2 79 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
4 53 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 52 (2.28%) Cloud Native
6 46 (2.02%) User Experience
7 35 (1.54%) Derivative
7 35 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
8 32 (1.40%) Data Structures
9 29 (1.27%) Algorithms
10 27 (1.18%) Public Cloud
11 24 (1.05%) Fixed Income
11 24 (1.05%) iPad
11 24 (1.05%) Market Risk
11 24 (1.05%) N-Tier
12 23 (1.01%) Online Games
13 22 (0.97%) Life Science
14 16 (0.70%) Client/Server
15 13 (0.57%) NHS
16 12 (0.53%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 257 (11.28%) Linux
2 93 (4.08%) Unix
3 63 (2.76%) Android
4 58 (2.54%) Apple iOS
5 40 (1.76%) Windows
6 38 (1.67%) CentOS
7 25 (1.10%) Mac OS X
8 15 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (0.44%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.22%) VMS
11 4 (0.18%) Windows Server
12 3 (0.13%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.088%) SUSE
13 2 (0.088%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.044%) AIX
14 1 (0.044%) Debian
14 1 (0.044%) Solaris
14 1 (0.044%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 1 (0.044%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.044%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,289 (56.56%) Agile Software Development
2 854 (37.47%) Microservices
3 740 (32.47%) TDD
4 588 (25.80%) Software Engineering
5 472 (20.71%) DevOps
6 398 (17.46%) BDD
7 376 (16.50%) Scrum
8 366 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
9 274 (12.02%) MVC
10 236 (10.36%) OO
11 212 (9.30%) Fintech
12 206 (9.04%) Problem-Solving
13 199 (8.73%) Test Automation
14 171 (7.50%) Kanban
15 169 (7.42%) Mentoring
16 165 (7.24%) Continuous Delivery
17 161 (7.06%) Multithreading
18 154 (6.76%) E-Commerce
18 154 (6.76%) Pair Programming
19 148 (6.49%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 2,174 (95.39%) Java
2 659 (28.92%) Java 8
3 651 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 610 (26.77%) SQL
5 190 (8.34%) Python
6 143 (6.27%) C#
7 127 (5.57%) TypeScript
8 106 (4.65%) Kotlin
9 61 (2.68%) PHP
9 61 (2.68%) Scala
10 44 (1.93%) C
11 42 (1.84%) PL/SQL
11 42 (1.84%) Ruby
12 33 (1.45%) C++
13 27 (1.18%) Go
14 25 (1.10%) Java 9
15 24 (1.05%) Groovy
16 22 (0.97%) R
17 18 (0.79%) Shell Script
18 17 (0.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 180 (7.90%) Degree
2 156 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 100 (4.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 90 (3.95%) SC Cleared
5 47 (2.06%) DV Cleared
6 31 (1.36%) Numerate Degree
7 13 (0.57%) Master's Degree
8 5 (0.22%) PhD
9 4 (0.18%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.13%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.044%) CCNA
11 1 (0.044%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.044%) CISSP
11 1 (0.044%) HNC
11 1 (0.044%) HND
11 1 (0.044%) MCSE
11 1 (0.044%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.044%) SSCP
11 1 (0.044%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (3.16%) QA
2 7 (0.31%) ISO 15022
2 7 (0.31%) ISO 20022
3 4 (0.18%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.18%) PMO
4 1 (0.044%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.044%) GDPR
4 1 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.044%) MiFID
4 1 (0.044%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.044%) PSD2
4 1 (0.044%) SEPA
4 1 (0.044%) SLA
4 1 (0.044%) WAI
System Software
1 657 (28.83%) Docker
2 37 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (1.54%) vSphere
4 11 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 10 (0.44%) Postfix
6 4 (0.18%) vCloud
7 3 (0.13%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.088%) OpenSSH
8 2 (0.088%) Samba
Systems Management
1 403 (17.68%) Kubernetes
2 99 (4.34%) Terraform
3 68 (2.98%) Ansible
4 26 (1.14%) Puppet
5 16 (0.70%) Kibana
6 15 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (0.61%) Istio
8 13 (0.57%) Marathon
8 13 (0.57%) Mesos
8 13 (0.57%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 11 (0.48%) logstash
10 10 (0.44%) Prometheus
11 7 (0.31%) Grafana
12 6 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
13 3 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
13 3 (0.13%) Rancher
14 2 (0.088%) CloudHub
14 2 (0.088%) HP SiteScope
14 2 (0.088%) Packer
Vendors
1 328 (14.39%) Oracle
2 98 (4.30%) Google
3 56 (2.46%) Atlassian
4 40 (1.76%) VMware
5 34 (1.49%) Red Hat
6 33 (1.45%) SAP
7 29 (1.27%) IBM
8 24 (1.05%) Microsoft
8 24 (1.05%) MuleSoft
8 24 (1.05%) TIBCO
9 18 (0.79%) Splunk
10 16 (0.70%) NetIQ
11 15 (0.66%) hybris
12 14 (0.61%) Calypso
13 12 (0.53%) Zend
14 11 (0.48%) Veracode
15 10 (0.44%) Apple
15 10 (0.44%) Dell
15 10 (0.44%) Talend
16 9 (0.39%) CA Agile Central