Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 89 76 84
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Spring 3,874 5,386 5,691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.32% 3.84% 3.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.56% 9.71% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3,236 4,467 4,594
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £36,813 £35,150 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £83,750 £82,500
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 45,234 55,450 65,373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.74% 39.55% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 37,445 45,784 55,323
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 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
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 January 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 21 January 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 0 1,986 £75,000 +11.11% 389
South East -34 711 £55,000 - 91
North of England -25 471 £50,000 +5.26% 83
Midlands -62 267 £46,000 +2.22% 48
South West -26 247 £48,250 -3.50% 62
North West -33 230 £55,000 +2.80% 40
Yorkshire -2 228 £47,500 +5.56% 31
East of England +6 195 £57,500 +4.55% 39
East Midlands -40 135 £45,000 +8.43% 18
West Midlands -59 130 £47,500 +5.56% 30
North East -17 13 £49,780 +10.62% 12
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 3,547 (91.56%) Java
2 2,278 (58.80%) Agile Software Development
3 1,559 (40.24%) Spring Boot
4 1,494 (38.56%) Microservices
5 1,274 (32.89%) JavaScript
6 1,252 (32.32%) TDD
7 1,154 (29.79%) Java 8
8 1,024 (26.43%) Software Engineering
9 1,001 (25.84%) Hibernate
10 979 (25.27%) SQL
11 975 (25.17%) AWS
12 958 (24.73%) Docker
13 846 (21.84%) Git (software)
14 810 (20.91%) Scrum
15 744 (19.20%) Finance
16 738 (19.05%) RESTful
17 732 (18.90%) Maven
18 730 (18.84%) DevOps
19 706 (18.22%) Web Services
20 701 (18.09%) AngularJS
21 700 (18.07%) Jenkins
22 664 (17.14%) REST
23 624 (16.11%) React
24 615 (15.88%) CSS
25 609 (15.72%) HTML
26 604 (15.59%) Continuous Integration
27 601 (15.51%) Oracle
28 595 (15.36%) Kubernetes
29 532 (13.73%) MVC
30 527 (13.60%) JUnit

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
1 250 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 156 (4.03%) Apache
3 154 (3.98%) Confluence
4 138 (3.56%) JBoss
5 113 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
6 109 (2.81%) Apache Spark
7 101 (2.61%) CMS
8 85 (2.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 51 (1.32%) WebLogic
10 50 (1.29%) WebSphere
11 39 (1.01%) Mule
12 38 (0.98%) IIS
13 37 (0.96%) OpenStack
14 34 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
15 33 (0.85%) Apache Solr
16 32 (0.83%) EPiServer
16 32 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
17 23 (0.59%) nginx
18 21 (0.54%) Anypoint
18 21 (0.54%) Jetty
Applications
1 9 (0.23%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.077%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (0.077%) AutoCAD
3 3 (0.077%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.077%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.052%) InDesign
4 2 (0.052%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.026%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.026%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 33 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
2 29 (0.75%) SAP Hybris
3 15 (0.39%) Magento
4 10 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
5 8 (0.21%) SDL Web 8
6 5 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.077%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.052%) GoldMine
9 1 (0.026%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.026%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.026%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 975 (25.17%) AWS
2 238 (6.14%) Azure
3 167 (4.31%) GCP
4 145 (3.74%) Serverless
5 140 (3.61%) OpenShift
6 121 (3.12%) Amazon EC2
7 120 (3.10%) SaaS
8 119 (3.07%) Amazon S3
9 111 (2.87%) GitHub
10 81 (2.09%) AWS Lambda
11 58 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
12 46 (1.19%) PaaS
13 35 (0.90%) Amazon ECS
14 32 (0.83%) Apigee
15 29 (0.75%) Boomi
16 27 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
17 26 (0.67%) Basecamp
18 20 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
18 20 (0.52%) Slack
19 17 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 102 (2.63%) Internet
2 79 (2.04%) HTTP
3 38 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 22 (0.57%) Firewall
5 17 (0.44%) HTTPS
6 12 (0.31%) SSL
7 11 (0.28%) DNS
8 8 (0.21%) AMQP
8 8 (0.21%) FTP
9 7 (0.18%) DHCP
10 6 (0.15%) ATM
11 5 (0.13%) DSL
11 5 (0.13%) SMTP
12 3 (0.077%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.077%) Reverse Proxy
12 3 (0.077%) SSH
13 2 (0.052%) Network Security
13 2 (0.052%) SAN
13 2 (0.052%) Skype
13 2 (0.052%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 380 (9.81%) PostgreSQL
2 367 (9.47%) MySQL
3 355 (9.16%) NoSQL
4 346 (8.93%) SQL Server
5 314 (8.11%) Relational Database
6 269 (6.94%) MongoDB
7 158 (4.08%) Big Data
8 144 (3.72%) RDBMS
9 133 (3.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 111 (2.87%) Amazon RDS
11 103 (2.66%) Redis
12 73 (1.88%) Hadoop
13 67 (1.73%) Oracle Database
14 54 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 45 (1.16%) Blockchain
16 38 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
17 34 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
18 26 (0.67%) Amazon Aurora
19 24 (0.62%) DB2
19 24 (0.62%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 846 (21.84%) Git (software)
2 732 (18.90%) Maven
3 700 (18.07%) Jenkins
4 527 (13.60%) JUnit
5 381 (9.83%) JIRA
6 246 (6.35%) Gradle
7 224 (5.78%) Cucumber
8 209 (5.39%) Selenium
9 168 (4.34%) Subversion
10 152 (3.92%) Mockito
11 118 (3.05%) Bitbucket
12 116 (2.99%) Eclipse
13 101 (2.61%) Ant
14 94 (2.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 79 (2.04%) SonarQube
16 70 (1.81%) Visual Studio
17 67 (1.73%) TeamCity
18 48 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
18 48 (1.24%) webpack
19 47 (1.21%) Gatling
General
1 744 (19.20%) Finance
2 359 (9.27%) Banking
3 243 (6.27%) Retail
4 123 (3.18%) Games
5 122 (3.15%) Public Sector
6 105 (2.71%) Marketing
7 71 (1.83%) Back Office
8 64 (1.65%) Front Office
9 52 (1.34%) Manufacturing
10 48 (1.24%) Financial Institution
11 46 (1.19%) Telecoms
12 29 (0.75%) Investment Banking
13 27 (0.70%) Electronics
14 22 (0.57%) Automotive
15 19 (0.49%) Advertising
16 18 (0.46%) Law
17 7 (0.18%) Retail Banking
18 6 (0.15%) Legal
19 5 (0.13%) Aerospace
19 5 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2,792 (72.07%) Developer
2 2,290 (59.11%) Java Developer
3 891 (23.00%) Senior Developer
4 771 (19.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 542 (13.99%) Software Engineer
6 458 (11.82%) Java Engineer
7 343 (8.85%) Java Software Engineer
8 238 (6.14%) Software Developer
9 220 (5.68%) Senior Software Engineer
10 167 (4.31%) Lead Developer
11 166 (4.28%) Senior Java Engineer
12 147 (3.79%) Lead Java Developer
13 145 (3.74%) Full Stack Developer
14 136 (3.51%) Senior Java Software Engineer
15 133 (3.43%) Junior
16 125 (3.23%) C# Developer
17 114 (2.94%) Junior Developer
18 107 (2.76%) Architect
19 103 (2.66%) Java Software Developer
20 100 (2.58%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,559 (40.24%) Spring Boot
2 1,001 (25.84%) Hibernate
3 738 (19.05%) RESTful
4 706 (18.22%) Web Services
5 701 (18.09%) AngularJS
6 664 (17.14%) REST
7 624 (16.11%) React
8 615 (15.88%) CSS
9 609 (15.72%) HTML
10 462 (11.93%) Node.js
11 405 (10.45%) Kafka
12 361 (9.32%) J2EE
13 351 (9.06%) XML
14 313 (8.08%) .NET
15 259 (6.69%) jQuery
16 258 (6.66%) SOAP
17 254 (6.56%) JSON
18 245 (6.32%) JPA
19 224 (5.78%) Java EE
20 214 (5.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 380 (9.81%) Greenfield Project
2 164 (4.23%) User Experience
3 134 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
4 117 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
5 98 (2.53%) iPad
6 96 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 86 (2.22%) Cloud Native
8 84 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
9 63 (1.63%) Fixed Income
10 50 (1.29%) Public Cloud
11 42 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 41 (1.06%) Data Structures
12 41 (1.06%) Equities
13 37 (0.96%) Algorithms
14 36 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
15 34 (0.88%) Virtual Team
16 24 (0.62%) Derivative
16 24 (0.62%) N-Tier
17 18 (0.46%) Pricing Data
17 18 (0.46%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 470 (12.13%) Linux
2 166 (4.28%) Android
3 163 (4.21%) Unix
4 146 (3.77%) Windows
5 145 (3.74%) Apple iOS
6 57 (1.47%) CentOS
7 49 (1.26%) Mac OS X
8 24 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (0.39%) Windows Server
10 12 (0.31%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
11 8 (0.21%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.21%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.10%) Debian
14 3 (0.077%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.077%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.052%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.052%) Solaris
15 2 (0.052%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,278 (58.80%) Agile Software Development
2 1,494 (38.56%) Microservices
3 1,252 (32.32%) TDD
4 1,024 (26.43%) Software Engineering
5 810 (20.91%) Scrum
6 730 (18.84%) DevOps
7 604 (15.59%) Continuous Integration
8 532 (13.73%) MVC
9 522 (13.47%) BDD
10 426 (11.00%) OO
11 419 (10.82%) Test Automation
12 396 (10.22%) Fintech
13 353 (9.11%) Mentoring
14 308 (7.95%) Computer Science
14 308 (7.95%) E-Commerce
15 305 (7.87%) Problem-Solving
16 304 (7.85%) Continuous Delivery
17 295 (7.61%) Kanban
18 283 (7.31%) Web Development
19 240 (6.20%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3,547 (91.56%) Java
2 1,274 (32.89%) JavaScript
3 1,154 (29.79%) Java 8
4 979 (25.27%) SQL
5 390 (10.07%) C#
6 346 (8.93%) Python
7 195 (5.03%) Kotlin
8 190 (4.90%) Scala
9 142 (3.67%) Ruby
10 139 (3.59%) PHP
11 115 (2.97%) TypeScript
12 97 (2.50%) C
13 88 (2.27%) C++
14 85 (2.19%) T-SQL
15 69 (1.78%) Groovy
16 66 (1.70%) ES6
17 54 (1.39%) Java 9
18 44 (1.14%) Apple Swift
19 38 (0.98%) Bash Shell
20 37 (0.96%) Go
Qualifications
1 363 (9.37%) Degree
2 151 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 143 (3.69%) Security Cleared
4 49 (1.26%) DV Cleared
5 48 (1.24%) SC Cleared
6 28 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (0.59%) Master's Degree
8 16 (0.41%) MCSE
9 15 (0.39%) CCNA
9 15 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (0.39%) CISSP
9 15 (0.39%) CompTIA Security+
9 15 (0.39%) GIAC
9 15 (0.39%) Linux+ Certification
9 15 (0.39%) Network+ Certification
9 15 (0.39%) SANS
9 15 (0.39%) SSCP
10 13 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
11 12 (0.31%) ISTQB
12 11 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 236 (6.09%) QA
2 13 (0.34%) SLA
3 10 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.21%) PSD2
6 6 (0.15%) PMO
7 5 (0.13%) GDPR
8 3 (0.077%) SEPA
9 2 (0.052%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.052%) ISO 15022
9 2 (0.052%) ISO 20022
9 2 (0.052%) WAI
10 1 (0.026%) NIST
System Software
1 958 (24.73%) Docker
2 23 (0.59%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.36%) Postfix
4 13 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.21%) vSphere
6 6 (0.15%) NFS
6 6 (0.15%) vCloud
7 4 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.10%) HDFS
7 4 (0.10%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.10%) OpenAM
7 4 (0.10%) OpenDJ
7 4 (0.10%) OpenIDM
8 3 (0.077%) KVM
9 2 (0.052%) Firmware
9 2 (0.052%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.052%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.026%) Cronacle
10 1 (0.026%) Samba
10 1 (0.026%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 595 (15.36%) Kubernetes
2 196 (5.06%) Ansible
2 196 (5.06%) Terraform
3 75 (1.94%) Marathon
3 75 (1.94%) Mesos
4 66 (1.70%) Puppet
5 63 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
6 53 (1.37%) Kibana
7 32 (0.83%) Istio
8 28 (0.72%) Docker Swarm
9 24 (0.62%) Grafana
10 19 (0.49%) Knative
11 18 (0.46%) Salt
12 16 (0.41%) Prometheus
13 13 (0.34%) logstash
14 10 (0.26%) Control-M
14 10 (0.26%) Rancher
15 8 (0.21%) Packer
16 6 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
17 5 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 601 (15.51%) Oracle
2 160 (4.13%) Google
3 153 (3.95%) Microsoft
4 113 (2.92%) WorldPay
5 104 (2.68%) Adobe
6 90 (2.32%) Atlassian
7 88 (2.27%) SAP
8 79 (2.04%) Splunk
9 75 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
10 72 (1.86%) FIS
11 68 (1.76%) MuleSoft
12 59 (1.52%) IBM
13 58 (1.50%) Red Hat
14 50 (1.29%) hybris
15 39 (1.01%) Facebook
16 29 (0.75%) Dell
17 28 (0.72%) TIBCO
18 27 (0.70%) Sybase
19 21 (0.54%) AppDynamics
20 19 (0.49%) Demandware