Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 85 91
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Spring 5,817 5,321 5,871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.57% 3.34% 3.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.71% 8.20% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4,664 4,474 5,229
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,614 £33,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 66,750 64,851 73,469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.01% 40.71% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 56,085 55,527 64,079
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +13 2,713 £65,000 +4.00% 438
South East +6 1,140 £52,500 +5.00% 145
North of England +2 853 £47,500 - 164
North West +2 458 £50,000 +5.26% 86
East of England -21 374 £52,500 +11.70% 54
South West -43 362 £46,500 -2.11% 34
Midlands +48 352 £52,500 +10.53% 77
Yorkshire +5 345 £46,000 -3.16% 58
West Midlands +61 224 £52,500 +5.00% 47
East Midlands +19 128 £52,500 +31.25% 29
North East -24 50 £41,500 +9.21% 20
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 5,743 (98.73%) Java
2 3,784 (65.05%) Agile Software Development
3 2,265 (38.94%) JavaScript
4 2,176 (37.41%) Hibernate
5 1,968 (33.83%) TDD
6 1,885 (32.41%) SQL
7 1,723 (29.62%) Software Engineering
8 1,693 (29.10%) Java 8
9 1,582 (27.20%) Web Services
10 1,534 (26.37%) HTML
11 1,491 (25.63%) Finance
12 1,487 (25.56%) Microservices
13 1,346 (23.14%) AngularJS
14 1,308 (22.49%) Scrum
15 1,284 (22.07%) Maven
16 1,279 (21.99%) REST
17 1,259 (21.64%) Spring Boot
18 1,231 (21.16%) CSS
19 1,162 (19.98%) Oracle
20 1,121 (19.27%) MVC
21 1,070 (18.39%) J2EE
22 1,063 (18.27%) Amazon AWS
23 1,055 (18.14%) Git (software)
24 1,045 (17.96%) RESTful
25 1,019 (17.52%) Jenkins
26 940 (16.16%) Docker
27 929 (15.97%) NoSQL
28 926 (15.92%) Degree
29 916 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
30 915 (15.73%) Java EE

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
1 805 (13.84%) Tomcat
2 468 (8.05%) JBoss
3 344 (5.91%) Apache
4 251 (4.31%) Elasticsearch
5 234 (4.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 223 (3.83%) Confluence
7 203 (3.49%) WebSphere
8 193 (3.32%) WebLogic
9 149 (2.56%) Apache Spark
10 126 (2.17%) Mule
11 117 (2.01%) CMS
12 110 (1.89%) Apache Solr
13 83 (1.43%) Jetty
14 71 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
15 54 (0.93%) Mule ESB
15 54 (0.93%) WildFly
16 40 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 37 (0.64%) OpenStack
18 31 (0.53%) Drupal
19 27 (0.46%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (0.22%) MS Visio
2 7 (0.12%) Weka
3 6 (0.10%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.052%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.034%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.034%) HipChat
6 2 (0.034%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.017%) Blender
7 1 (0.017%) GIMP
7 1 (0.017%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.017%) Mingle
7 1 (0.017%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 75 (1.29%) SAP Hybris
2 60 (1.03%) Payment Gateway
3 21 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 10 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
5 8 (0.14%) Infor M3
5 8 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
6 6 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.10%) Ripple
7 5 (0.086%) Adobe Campaign
7 5 (0.086%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.069%) Actimize
8 4 (0.069%) BusinessWorks
9 3 (0.052%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.052%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.052%) Unica
10 2 (0.034%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.034%) Fredhopper
10 2 (0.034%) Magento
10 2 (0.034%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1,063 (18.27%) Amazon AWS
2 268 (4.61%) GitHub
3 200 (3.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 173 (2.97%) SaaS
5 146 (2.51%) OpenShift
6 115 (1.98%) PaaS
7 103 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
8 93 (1.60%) IaaS
9 76 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
10 74 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
11 63 (1.08%) Serverless
12 60 (1.03%) Slack
13 35 (0.60%) Bluemix
13 35 (0.60%) IBM Cloud
14 33 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 31 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
16 28 (0.48%) Amazon S3
17 27 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 27 (0.46%) npm
18 23 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 172 (2.96%) HTTP
2 144 (2.48%) Internet
3 61 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 41 (0.70%) FTP
5 35 (0.60%) AMQP
6 28 (0.48%) SSL
7 27 (0.46%) SMS
8 21 (0.36%) SMPP
9 15 (0.26%) SSH
10 10 (0.17%) DNS
11 9 (0.15%) Network Security
11 9 (0.15%) SMTP
12 8 (0.14%) Firewall
13 7 (0.12%) HTTPS
13 7 (0.12%) Intranet
14 6 (0.10%) OpenVPN
14 6 (0.10%) SNMP
15 4 (0.069%) ATM
15 4 (0.069%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (0.069%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 929 (15.97%) NoSQL
2 839 (14.42%) MySQL
3 656 (11.28%) MongoDB
4 553 (9.51%) Relational Database
5 457 (7.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 457 (7.86%) SQL Server
6 402 (6.91%) PostgreSQL
7 333 (5.72%) Big Data
8 237 (4.07%) Hadoop
9 225 (3.87%) RDBMS
10 142 (2.44%) Oracle Database
11 140 (2.41%) Redis
12 119 (2.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 102 (1.75%) DB2
14 100 (1.72%) Blockchain
15 64 (1.10%) Neo4j
16 45 (0.77%) Hazelcast
17 42 (0.72%) Couchbase
18 41 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
18 41 (0.70%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1,284 (22.07%) Maven
2 1,055 (18.14%) Git (software)
3 1,019 (17.52%) Jenkins
4 885 (15.21%) JUnit
5 450 (7.74%) JIRA
6 417 (7.17%) Selenium
7 398 (6.84%) Subversion
8 353 (6.07%) Gradle
9 336 (5.78%) Cucumber
10 267 (4.59%) Eclipse
11 204 (3.51%) Mockito
12 187 (3.21%) Sonatype Nexus
13 170 (2.92%) Ant
14 149 (2.56%) IntelliJ
15 114 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 105 (1.81%) TeamCity
17 103 (1.77%) Bitbucket
18 82 (1.41%) Mocha
19 77 (1.32%) TestNG
20 76 (1.31%) SonarQube
General
1 1,491 (25.63%) Finance
2 648 (11.14%) Banking
3 356 (6.12%) Retail
4 336 (5.78%) Games
5 296 (5.09%) Advertising
6 227 (3.90%) Investment Banking
7 138 (2.37%) Financial Institution
8 130 (2.23%) Marketing
9 123 (2.11%) Telecoms
10 76 (1.31%) Front Office
11 64 (1.10%) Law
12 62 (1.07%) Manufacturing
13 54 (0.93%) Electronics
14 47 (0.81%) Retail Banking
15 44 (0.76%) Publishing
16 41 (0.70%) Back Office
17 29 (0.50%) Online Betting
18 26 (0.45%) Automotive
19 13 (0.22%) Military
20 11 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4,284 (73.65%) Developer
2 3,851 (66.20%) Java Developer
3 1,254 (21.56%) Senior Developer
4 1,165 (20.03%) Senior Java Developer
5 786 (13.51%) Java Engineer
6 721 (12.39%) Software Engineer
7 515 (8.85%) Java Software Engineer
8 292 (5.02%) Software Developer
9 273 (4.69%) Lead Developer
10 261 (4.49%) Java Software Developer
11 258 (4.44%) Architect
12 250 (4.30%) Lead Java Developer
13 237 (4.07%) Senior Software Engineer
14 217 (3.73%) Senior Java Engineer
15 184 (3.16%) Full Stack Developer
16 164 (2.82%) Senior Java Software Engineer
17 159 (2.73%) Agile Developer
18 157 (2.70%) Agile Java Developer
19 151 (2.60%) Java Developer - Fintech
19 151 (2.60%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,176 (37.41%) Hibernate
2 1,582 (27.20%) Web Services
3 1,534 (26.37%) HTML
4 1,346 (23.14%) AngularJS
5 1,279 (21.99%) REST
6 1,259 (21.64%) Spring Boot
7 1,231 (21.16%) CSS
8 1,070 (18.39%) J2EE
9 1,045 (17.96%) RESTful
10 915 (15.73%) Java EE
11 758 (13.03%) XML
12 710 (12.21%) React
13 697 (11.98%) Node.js
14 657 (11.29%) HTML5
15 591 (10.16%) Spring MVC
16 585 (10.06%) SOAP
17 498 (8.56%) JSON
18 463 (7.96%) jQuery
19 452 (7.77%) JMS
20 397 (6.82%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 608 (10.45%) Computer Science
2 532 (9.15%) Greenfield Project
3 511 (8.78%) Fintech
4 374 (6.43%) Enterprise Software
5 308 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
6 187 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
7 185 (3.18%) Mobile App
8 153 (2.63%) Algorithms
9 142 (2.44%) User Experience
10 130 (2.23%) Data Structures
11 106 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
12 98 (1.68%) Online Games
13 94 (1.62%) Private Cloud
14 92 (1.58%) Public Cloud
15 78 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
16 53 (0.91%) Derivative
17 48 (0.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 48 (0.83%) iPad
18 45 (0.77%) Hedge funds
19 44 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 841 (14.46%) Linux
2 304 (5.23%) Unix
3 151 (2.60%) Android
4 130 (2.23%) Windows
5 118 (2.03%) Apple iOS
6 40 (0.69%) CentOS
7 37 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (0.55%) Mac OS
8 32 (0.55%) Solaris
9 26 (0.45%) Ubuntu
10 13 (0.22%) Debian
10 13 (0.22%) Windows Server
11 12 (0.21%) openSUSE
12 5 (0.086%) HPUX
12 5 (0.086%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.052%) Fedora
13 3 (0.052%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.052%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.034%) AIX
14 2 (0.034%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,784 (65.05%) Agile Software Development
2 1,968 (33.83%) TDD
3 1,723 (29.62%) Software Engineering
4 1,487 (25.56%) Microservices
5 1,308 (22.49%) Scrum
6 1,121 (19.27%) MVC
7 916 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
8 911 (15.66%) DevOps
9 833 (14.32%) OO
10 751 (12.91%) BDD
11 669 (11.50%) E-Commerce
12 646 (11.11%) SOA
13 619 (10.64%) SDLC
14 597 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
15 593 (10.19%) Test Automation
16 576 (9.90%) Mentoring
17 535 (9.20%) Web Development
18 505 (8.68%) Open Source
19 425 (7.31%) Unit Testing
20 365 (6.27%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5,743 (98.73%) Java
2 2,265 (38.94%) JavaScript
3 1,885 (32.41%) SQL
4 1,693 (29.10%) Java 8
5 575 (9.88%) Python
6 544 (9.35%) Scala
7 541 (9.30%) PHP
8 272 (4.68%) C#
9 232 (3.99%) Groovy
10 230 (3.95%) Ruby
11 207 (3.56%) PL/SQL
12 180 (3.09%) C++
13 152 (2.61%) Shell Script
14 121 (2.08%) C
15 114 (1.96%) Java 9
16 102 (1.75%) Kotlin
17 99 (1.70%) Go
18 96 (1.65%) Bash Shell
19 95 (1.63%) ES6
20 92 (1.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 926 (15.92%) Degree
2 307 (5.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 126 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 49 (0.84%) Master's Degree
5 48 (0.83%) DV Cleared
6 47 (0.81%) Numerate Degree
7 39 (0.67%) SC Cleared
8 26 (0.45%) PhD
9 17 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
10 13 (0.22%) HND
11 12 (0.21%) Sun Certification
12 9 (0.15%) AWS Certification
13 5 (0.086%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.086%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.086%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.069%) ISEB
14 4 (0.069%) PMP
15 3 (0.052%) Chartered Engineer
15 3 (0.052%) CITP
15 3 (0.052%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 344 (5.91%) QA
2 55 (0.95%) PCI DSS
3 16 (0.28%) GCP
4 15 (0.26%) SLA
5 12 (0.21%) PSD2
6 10 (0.17%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 7 (0.12%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.10%) PMO
8 6 (0.10%) SEPA
9 5 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (0.069%) GDPR
10 4 (0.069%) PA-DSS
11 3 (0.052%) ISO 20022
11 3 (0.052%) MiFID
12 2 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.017%) EMIR
13 1 (0.017%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 940 (16.16%) Docker
2 28 (0.48%) HDFS
3 26 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 12 (0.21%) Active Directory
6 11 (0.19%) Apache Flume
7 10 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (0.15%) Hyper-V
9 6 (0.10%) GridGain
10 3 (0.052%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.034%) LXC
11 2 (0.034%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.017%) Firmware
12 1 (0.017%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.017%) vSphere
12 1 (0.017%) Xen
Systems Management
1 340 (5.84%) Ansible
2 251 (4.31%) Puppet
3 248 (4.26%) Kubernetes
4 152 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
5 112 (1.93%) Terraform
6 48 (0.83%) Nagios
7 29 (0.50%) Kibana
8 23 (0.40%) logstash
9 22 (0.38%) Salt
10 21 (0.36%) Prometheus
11 19 (0.33%) Marathon
12 17 (0.29%) Cobbler
13 12 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
14 10 (0.17%) ZABBIX
15 8 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
15 8 (0.14%) Rancher
16 7 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
16 7 (0.12%) MOM
16 7 (0.12%) Packer
17 5 (0.086%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1,162 (19.98%) Oracle
2 157 (2.70%) Google
3 147 (2.53%) SAP
4 139 (2.39%) Splunk
5 135 (2.32%) IBM
6 125 (2.15%) hybris
7 114 (1.96%) Sybase
8 108 (1.86%) AppDynamics
9 104 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
10 99 (1.70%) WorldPay
11 98 (1.68%) Microsoft
12 72 (1.24%) TIBCO
13 57 (0.98%) Red Hat
14 50 (0.86%) Capita
15 48 (0.83%) Atlassian
16 39 (0.67%) Cognizant
16 39 (0.67%) VMware
17 37 (0.64%) Adobe
18 35 (0.60%) Apple
19 32 (0.55%) Sun