Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 81 85
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Spring 4,827 5,820 5,446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.64% 3.62% 3.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.52% 8.88% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4,032 4,692 4,494
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 50,727 65,510 66,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.23% 40.72% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 41,961 55,159 56,264
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -11 2,009 £70,000 +7.69% 213
South East +23 1,209 £60,000 +14.29% 67
North of England -13 690 £47,500 - 64
Midlands +34 416 £42,500 -19.05% 32
Yorkshire -13 336 £45,000 -2.17% 29
North West -13 323 £55,000 +10.00% 26
South West -15 293 £50,000 +7.53% 18
East Midlands +61 217 £41,500 -20.95% 8
West Midlands -12 199 £42,500 -19.05% 24
East of England -11 181 £55,000 +10.00% 27
North East -4 31 £46,250 +15.63% 9
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 4,418 (91.53%) Java
2 2,890 (59.87%) Agile Software Development
3 1,655 (34.29%) JavaScript
4 1,595 (33.04%) Spring Boot
5 1,545 (32.01%) Microservices
6 1,417 (29.36%) TDD
7 1,389 (28.78%) Java 8
8 1,286 (26.64%) SQL
9 1,280 (26.52%) Hibernate
10 1,220 (25.27%) Software Engineering
11 1,156 (23.95%) Docker
12 1,089 (22.56%) HTML
13 1,075 (22.27%) Amazon AWS
14 983 (20.36%) Git (software)
15 965 (19.99%) AngularJS
16 936 (19.39%) Maven
17 926 (19.18%) Scrum
18 903 (18.71%) CSS
19 881 (18.25%) Jenkins
20 869 (18.00%) REST
21 863 (17.88%) Web Services
22 854 (17.69%) RESTful
23 836 (17.32%) Finance
24 819 (16.97%) DevOps
25 770 (15.95%) MVC
26 709 (14.69%) OO
27 692 (14.34%) Linux
27 692 (14.34%) Kubernetes
28 682 (14.13%) React
29 656 (13.59%) Continuous Integration

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
1 380 (7.87%) Tomcat
2 292 (6.05%) Elasticsearch
3 274 (5.68%) Confluence
4 258 (5.34%) Apache
5 188 (3.89%) JBoss
6 145 (3.00%) Apache Spark
7 91 (1.89%) WebSphere
8 83 (1.72%) WebLogic
9 67 (1.39%) CMS
10 65 (1.35%) Apache Solr
11 55 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
12 50 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 35 (0.73%) WordPress
14 33 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 31 (0.64%) Mule
16 30 (0.62%) OpenStack
17 27 (0.56%) Jetty
18 26 (0.54%) SharePoint
19 24 (0.50%) GeoServer
20 19 (0.39%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 15 (0.31%) Fireworks
2 10 (0.21%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.19%) Maple
4 8 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (0.12%) Sketch
7 5 (0.10%) HipChat
7 5 (0.10%) InDesign
7 5 (0.10%) Weka
8 3 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.062%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.062%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (0.041%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.041%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.021%) Adobe XD
10 1 (0.021%) InVision
10 1 (0.021%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.021%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 50 (1.04%) SAP Hybris
2 35 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
3 33 (0.68%) Magento
4 27 (0.56%) SDL Web 8
5 13 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (0.25%) SAP ERP
7 8 (0.17%) Fredhopper
8 6 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
9 5 (0.10%) Temenos T24
10 4 (0.083%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.083%) Ripple
11 3 (0.062%) Remedy ITSM
12 2 (0.041%) Adobe Campaign
12 2 (0.041%) Eloqua
12 2 (0.041%) Maximo
12 2 (0.041%) RMDS
12 2 (0.041%) Unica
13 1 (0.021%) LatentZero
13 1 (0.021%) LongView
13 1 (0.021%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1,075 (22.27%) Amazon AWS
2 448 (9.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 210 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 189 (3.92%) SaaS
5 163 (3.38%) OpenShift
6 159 (3.29%) GitHub
7 122 (2.53%) Serverless
8 74 (1.53%) PaaS
9 71 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
10 70 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
11 69 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
12 52 (1.08%) Amazon S3
13 41 (0.85%) IaaS
14 34 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
15 31 (0.64%) Heroku
16 21 (0.44%) npm
17 20 (0.41%) Apigee
17 20 (0.41%) IBM Cloud
18 15 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
18 15 (0.31%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 105 (2.18%) Internet
2 99 (2.05%) HTTP
3 51 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 31 (0.64%) Firewall
5 29 (0.60%) HTTPS
6 20 (0.41%) Modbus
6 20 (0.41%) RS-485
7 14 (0.29%) AMQP
8 10 (0.21%) Ethernet
9 8 (0.17%) SSL
10 7 (0.15%) SAN
11 6 (0.12%) FTP
11 6 (0.12%) Wireless
12 5 (0.10%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.10%) DNS
12 5 (0.10%) Intranet
12 5 (0.10%) iSCSI
12 5 (0.10%) NAS
12 5 (0.10%) NetScaler
13 4 (0.083%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 533 (11.04%) MySQL
2 522 (10.81%) NoSQL
3 482 (9.99%) PostgreSQL
4 467 (9.67%) MongoDB
5 455 (9.43%) SQL Server
6 404 (8.37%) Relational Database
7 286 (5.93%) Big Data
8 201 (4.16%) Apache Cassandra
9 185 (3.83%) Hadoop
10 166 (3.44%) Redis
11 165 (3.42%) RDBMS
12 84 (1.74%) Blockchain
13 71 (1.47%) Oracle Database
14 65 (1.35%) HBase
15 64 (1.33%) Neo4j
16 58 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
17 47 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
18 35 (0.73%) CouchDB
19 34 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 28 (0.58%) GIS
Development Applications
1 983 (20.36%) Git (software)
2 936 (19.39%) Maven
3 881 (18.25%) Jenkins
4 654 (13.55%) JUnit
5 515 (10.67%) JIRA
6 304 (6.30%) Gradle
7 299 (6.19%) Selenium
8 285 (5.90%) Cucumber
9 257 (5.32%) Subversion
10 214 (4.43%) Mockito
11 174 (3.60%) Bitbucket
12 128 (2.65%) Eclipse
13 99 (2.05%) Ant
14 94 (1.95%) IntelliJ
15 89 (1.84%) Visual Studio
16 86 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 85 (1.76%) JMeter
18 79 (1.64%) SonarQube
19 64 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
20 63 (1.31%) webpack
General
1 836 (17.32%) Finance
2 318 (6.59%) Banking
3 285 (5.90%) Retail
4 144 (2.98%) Marketing
5 128 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 126 (2.61%) Games
7 78 (1.62%) Publishing
8 70 (1.45%) Back Office
9 57 (1.18%) Law
9 57 (1.18%) Manufacturing
10 45 (0.93%) Front Office
11 44 (0.91%) Investment Banking
12 41 (0.85%) Financial Institution
13 38 (0.79%) Electronics
14 28 (0.58%) Military
15 26 (0.54%) Automotive
16 23 (0.48%) Legal
17 21 (0.44%) Advertising
18 13 (0.27%) Aerospace
19 11 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3,451 (71.49%) Developer
2 2,752 (57.01%) Java Developer
3 812 (16.82%) Senior Developer
4 674 (13.96%) Senior Java Developer
5 596 (12.35%) Software Engineer
6 494 (10.23%) Java Engineer
7 341 (7.06%) Java Software Engineer
8 280 (5.80%) Software Developer
9 206 (4.27%) Architect
10 199 (4.12%) Full Stack Developer
11 187 (3.87%) Lead Developer
12 156 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
13 153 (3.17%) Junior
14 148 (3.07%) Senior Java Engineer
15 145 (3.00%) Lead Java Developer
16 123 (2.55%) C# Developer
17 121 (2.51%) Junior Developer
18 115 (2.38%) Java Software Developer
19 112 (2.32%) .NET Developer
20 110 (2.28%) Java Developer - Fintech
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,595 (33.04%) Spring Boot
2 1,280 (26.52%) Hibernate
3 1,089 (22.56%) HTML
4 965 (19.99%) AngularJS
5 903 (18.71%) CSS
6 869 (18.00%) REST
7 863 (17.88%) Web Services
8 854 (17.69%) RESTful
9 682 (14.13%) React
10 520 (10.77%) Node.js
11 490 (10.15%) XML
12 445 (9.22%) .NET
13 444 (9.20%) J2EE
14 433 (8.97%) Kafka
15 430 (8.91%) SOAP
16 383 (7.93%) Java EE
17 367 (7.60%) HTML5
18 345 (7.15%) JSON
19 324 (6.71%) Spring MVC
20 301 (6.24%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 460 (9.53%) Greenfield Project
2 264 (5.47%) Enterprise Software
3 213 (4.41%) User Experience
4 166 (3.44%) Mobile App
5 165 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
6 132 (2.73%) Algorithms
7 124 (2.57%) Self-Motivation
8 95 (1.97%) Cloud Native
9 83 (1.72%) Data Structures
10 57 (1.18%) Wiki
11 56 (1.16%) Public Cloud
12 51 (1.06%) iPad
13 47 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
13 47 (0.97%) Virtual Team
14 39 (0.81%) Hedge funds
15 36 (0.75%) Blog
16 33 (0.68%) Client/Server
17 30 (0.62%) Fixed Income
18 26 (0.54%) Embedded Systems
19 25 (0.52%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 692 (14.34%) Linux
2 195 (4.04%) Android
3 187 (3.87%) Windows
4 145 (3.00%) Apple iOS
5 144 (2.98%) Unix
6 55 (1.14%) CentOS
6 55 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 38 (0.79%) Windows Server
8 26 (0.54%) Ubuntu
9 20 (0.41%) FreeRTOS
10 14 (0.29%) Mac OS X
11 13 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (0.25%) Mac OS
13 11 (0.23%) openSUSE
14 8 (0.17%) Fedora
14 8 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
15 7 (0.15%) DC/OS
15 7 (0.15%) Mesosphere
15 7 (0.15%) SUSE
16 6 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,890 (59.87%) Agile Software Development
2 1,545 (32.01%) Microservices
3 1,417 (29.36%) TDD
4 1,220 (25.27%) Software Engineering
5 926 (19.18%) Scrum
6 819 (16.97%) DevOps
7 770 (15.95%) MVC
8 709 (14.69%) OO
9 656 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
10 604 (12.51%) BDD
11 517 (10.71%) Test Automation
12 486 (10.07%) Computer Science
13 456 (9.45%) Problem-Solving
14 442 (9.16%) Open Source
15 416 (8.62%) Mentoring
16 391 (8.10%) Fintech
17 356 (7.38%) SDLC
18 347 (7.19%) E-Commerce
19 345 (7.15%) Web Development
20 299 (6.19%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4,418 (91.53%) Java
2 1,655 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 1,389 (28.78%) Java 8
4 1,286 (26.64%) SQL
5 562 (11.64%) C#
6 518 (10.73%) Python
7 302 (6.26%) C++
8 301 (6.24%) Scala
9 257 (5.32%) C
10 151 (3.13%) Kotlin
10 151 (3.13%) PHP
11 136 (2.82%) Ruby
12 127 (2.63%) TypeScript
13 123 (2.55%) Groovy
14 118 (2.44%) Go
15 96 (1.99%) T-SQL
16 92 (1.91%) ES6
17 90 (1.86%) PL/SQL
18 69 (1.43%) Java 9
19 64 (1.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 642 (13.30%) Degree
2 272 (5.63%) Security Cleared
3 227 (4.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 149 (3.09%) SC Cleared
5 78 (1.62%) DV Cleared
6 76 (1.57%) Numerate Degree
7 44 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
9 28 (0.58%) CISSP
10 26 (0.54%) CCNA
10 26 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
10 26 (0.54%) Master's Degree
10 26 (0.54%) MCSE
11 25 (0.52%) GIAC
12 23 (0.48%) CompTIA Security+
12 23 (0.48%) Linux+ Certification
12 23 (0.48%) Network+ Certification
12 23 (0.48%) SANS
12 23 (0.48%) SSCP
13 21 (0.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 225 (4.66%) QA
2 30 (0.62%) WAI
3 24 (0.50%) GDPR
4 22 (0.46%) PSD2
5 15 (0.31%) SLA
6 12 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.19%) EMIR
7 9 (0.19%) MiFID
8 8 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
9 6 (0.12%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.083%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.041%) WCAG
12 1 (0.021%) ISO 15765
12 1 (0.021%) PMO
12 1 (0.021%) TickIT
System Software
1 1,156 (23.95%) Docker
2 41 (0.85%) Firmware
3 27 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (0.50%) HDFS
5 16 (0.33%) Active Directory
6 12 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 11 (0.23%) vSphere
8 10 (0.21%) GridGain
8 10 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (0.17%) Hyper-V
11 5 (0.10%) XenApp
12 4 (0.083%) KVM
13 2 (0.041%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.041%) Postfix
14 1 (0.021%) NFS
14 1 (0.021%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 692 (14.34%) Kubernetes
2 218 (4.52%) Ansible
3 188 (3.89%) Terraform
4 123 (2.55%) Puppet
5 86 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
6 58 (1.20%) Mesos
7 53 (1.10%) Marathon
8 52 (1.08%) Kibana
9 24 (0.50%) Salt
10 19 (0.39%) Rancher
11 17 (0.35%) logstash
12 13 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
13 12 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
14 9 (0.19%) Istio
15 8 (0.17%) Control-M
15 8 (0.17%) HP Fortify
16 7 (0.15%) HP ALM
17 6 (0.12%) CloudHub
17 6 (0.12%) Packer
18 5 (0.10%) Grafana
Vendors
1 650 (13.47%) Oracle
2 257 (5.32%) Microsoft
3 193 (4.00%) Google
4 99 (2.05%) SAP
5 85 (1.76%) Red Hat
6 83 (1.72%) Splunk
7 66 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
8 63 (1.31%) WorldPay
9 60 (1.24%) Atlassian
10 53 (1.10%) Adobe
11 51 (1.06%) hybris
12 49 (1.02%) IBM
13 40 (0.83%) MuleSoft
14 36 (0.75%) VMware
15 33 (0.68%) Elastic Path
16 30 (0.62%) AppDynamics
17 27 (0.56%) Cognizant
18 23 (0.48%) Interwoven
19 19 (0.39%) Bloomberg
20 15 (0.31%) Reuters