Period
to 11 May 2021

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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > England
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 102 92 79
Rank change year-on-year -10 -13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Spring 2,502 3,014 5,078
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.20% 3.30% 3.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.91% 8.40% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,901 2,528 4,210
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £42,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 31,624 35,878 52,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.39% 39.22% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 24,809 30,054 43,443
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +2.80% +7.00%
75th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 11 May 2021.

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 11 May 2021. 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 -1 1,308 £75,000 - 239
South East -25 336 £60,000 - 76
North of England -12 302 £50,000 -1.48% 89
South West +13 277 £52,250 +4.50% 34
Midlands -12 179 £50,000 +11.11% 54
West Midlands +17 122 £55,000 +22.22% 41
North West -22 112 £52,750 -4.09% 59
North East +69 95 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Yorkshire -61 95 £47,500 -5.00% 24
East of England -4 82 £61,000 +16.19% 29
East Midlands -30 57 £47,500 +5.56% 12
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 11 May 2021, 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 2,322 (92.81%) Java
2 1,495 (59.75%) Agile Software Development
3 1,186 (47.40%) Microservices
4 1,180 (47.16%) Spring Boot
5 866 (34.61%) Docker
6 845 (33.77%) AWS
7 835 (33.37%) JavaScript
8 791 (31.61%) TDD
9 722 (28.86%) Software Engineering
10 697 (27.86%) Git (software)
11 693 (27.70%) SQL
12 661 (26.42%) Kubernetes
13 647 (25.86%) DevOps
14 598 (23.90%) Jenkins
15 597 (23.86%) Hibernate
16 577 (23.06%) Finance
17 572 (22.86%) Java 8
18 554 (22.14%) AngularJS
19 518 (20.70%) REST
20 506 (20.22%) Scrum
21 494 (19.74%) RESTful
22 467 (18.67%) Maven
23 458 (18.31%) Web Services
23 458 (18.31%) React
24 455 (18.19%) Kafka
25 436 (17.43%) HTML
26 414 (16.55%) PostgreSQL
27 411 (16.43%) CSS
28 408 (16.31%) Social Skills
29 406 (16.23%) Azure

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
1 155 (6.20%) Elasticsearch
2 151 (6.04%) Tomcat
3 127 (5.08%) Apache
4 111 (4.44%) Apache Spark
5 86 (3.44%) Confluence
6 50 (2.00%) GemFire
7 47 (1.88%) JBoss
8 40 (1.60%) nginx
9 32 (1.28%) WebSphere
10 31 (1.24%) Cloud Foundry
11 22 (0.88%) Red Hat Fuse
12 19 (0.76%) Apache Solr
13 18 (0.72%) CMS
13 18 (0.72%) Mule
14 17 (0.68%) Apache TomEE
14 17 (0.68%) Mule ESB
15 14 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 13 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 12 (0.48%) OpenStack
17 12 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (1.08%) InVision
1 27 (1.08%) Sketch
2 12 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.16%) Adobe XD
3 4 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (0.40%) R3 Corda
2 7 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.20%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 3 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.080%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.080%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.040%) Magento
6 1 (0.040%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.040%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.040%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.040%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.040%) SunGard Martini
6 1 (0.040%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 845 (33.77%) AWS
2 406 (16.23%) Azure
3 254 (10.15%) GCP
4 198 (7.91%) SaaS
5 148 (5.92%) GitHub
6 87 (3.48%) Serverless
7 84 (3.36%) Amazon EC2
8 80 (3.20%) OpenShift
9 77 (3.08%) PaaS
10 53 (2.12%) Amazon Kinesis
11 51 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
12 48 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
13 43 (1.72%) Amazon ECS
14 41 (1.64%) Amazon SQS
15 36 (1.44%) Amazon EKS
15 36 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
16 34 (1.36%) IaaS
17 31 (1.24%) npm
18 28 (1.12%) Amazon S3
19 16 (0.64%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.44%) HTTP
2 34 (1.36%) AMQP
3 23 (0.92%) Internet
4 9 (0.36%) SSL
5 8 (0.32%) Calico
6 7 (0.28%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.24%) Firewall
8 5 (0.20%) SNMP
9 4 (0.16%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (0.16%) SSH
10 3 (0.12%) Broadband
11 2 (0.080%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.080%) SMS
11 2 (0.080%) VPN
12 1 (0.040%) 5G
12 1 (0.040%) DNS
12 1 (0.040%) MQTT
12 1 (0.040%) Network Security
12 1 (0.040%) SMPP
12 1 (0.040%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 414 (16.55%) PostgreSQL
2 309 (12.35%) NoSQL
3 295 (11.79%) Relational Database
4 268 (10.71%) MongoDB
5 247 (9.87%) MySQL
6 124 (4.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 111 (4.44%) Big Data
8 108 (4.32%) Redis
9 99 (3.96%) SQL Server
10 69 (2.76%) Hadoop
11 66 (2.64%) RDBMS
12 51 (2.04%) MariaDB
13 50 (2.00%) HBase
14 47 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
15 38 (1.52%) Hazelcast
16 32 (1.28%) Couchbase
16 32 (1.28%) Oracle Database
17 21 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
18 20 (0.80%) Blockchain
19 17 (0.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 697 (27.86%) Git (software)
2 598 (23.90%) Jenkins
3 467 (18.67%) Maven
4 367 (14.67%) JUnit
5 207 (8.27%) JIRA
6 183 (7.31%) Gradle
7 182 (7.27%) Mockito
8 147 (5.88%) Cucumber
9 108 (4.32%) Selenium
10 107 (4.28%) SonarQube
11 97 (3.88%) IntelliJ
12 81 (3.24%) Eclipse
13 77 (3.08%) Cypress.io
14 76 (3.04%) GitLab
15 66 (2.64%) Protractor
16 59 (2.36%) Bitbucket
17 57 (2.28%) Subversion
18 56 (2.24%) Sonatype Nexus
19 49 (1.96%) Artifactory
20 42 (1.68%) Storybook
General
1 577 (23.06%) Finance
2 408 (16.31%) Social Skills
3 278 (11.11%) Banking
4 128 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
5 125 (5.00%) Public Sector
6 120 (4.80%) Retail
7 113 (4.52%) Games
8 105 (4.20%) Law
9 69 (2.76%) Marketing
10 48 (1.92%) Front Office
11 45 (1.80%) Presentation Skills
12 42 (1.68%) Investment Banking
13 41 (1.64%) Electronics
14 37 (1.48%) Financial Institution
14 37 (1.48%) Telecoms
15 31 (1.24%) Back Office
16 26 (1.04%) Manufacturing
17 23 (0.92%) Documentation Skills
18 18 (0.72%) Billing
18 18 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1,660 (66.35%) Developer
2 1,261 (50.40%) Java Developer
3 456 (18.23%) Senior Developer
4 377 (15.07%) Software Engineer
5 355 (14.19%) Java Engineer
6 349 (13.95%) Senior Java Developer
7 203 (8.11%) Full Stack Developer
8 184 (7.35%) Java Software Engineer
9 139 (5.56%) Lead Developer
10 111 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
11 107 (4.28%) Senior Java Engineer
12 103 (4.12%) Software Developer
13 96 (3.84%) Lead Java Developer
14 91 (3.64%) Angular Developer
15 76 (3.04%) React Developer
16 71 (2.84%) Backend Developer
17 67 (2.68%) Architect
18 62 (2.48%) JavaScript Developer
19 58 (2.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
20 56 (2.24%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,180 (47.16%) Spring Boot
2 597 (23.86%) Hibernate
3 554 (22.14%) AngularJS
4 518 (20.70%) REST
5 494 (19.74%) RESTful
6 458 (18.31%) React
6 458 (18.31%) Web Services
7 455 (18.19%) Kafka
8 436 (17.43%) HTML
9 411 (16.43%) CSS
10 374 (14.95%) Node.js
11 198 (7.91%) HTML5
11 198 (7.91%) JSON
12 166 (6.63%) JPA
12 166 (6.63%) RabbitMQ
13 161 (6.43%) SOAP
14 143 (5.72%) .NET
15 137 (5.48%) J2EE
16 121 (4.84%) Java EE
16 121 (4.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 155 (6.20%) Greenfield Project
2 127 (5.08%) User Experience
3 113 (4.52%) Self-Motivation
4 110 (4.40%) Mobile App
5 98 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
6 84 (3.36%) Algorithms
7 80 (3.20%) Data Structures
8 66 (2.64%) Cloud Native
9 65 (2.60%) NHS
10 50 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
11 43 (1.72%) iPad
12 34 (1.36%) Derivative
12 34 (1.36%) Online Games
13 32 (1.28%) N-Tier
14 26 (1.04%) Blog
15 24 (0.96%) Equities
16 22 (0.88%) Private Cloud
17 19 (0.76%) Market Risk
18 18 (0.72%) Public Cloud
18 18 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 384 (15.35%) Linux
2 145 (5.80%) Unix
3 48 (1.92%) Android
4 36 (1.44%) Apple iOS
4 36 (1.44%) Windows
5 23 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (0.64%) Ubuntu
7 9 (0.36%) CentOS
8 6 (0.24%) Solaris
9 4 (0.16%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.080%) Fedora
10 2 (0.080%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,495 (59.75%) Agile Software Development
2 1,186 (47.40%) Microservices
3 791 (31.61%) TDD
4 722 (28.86%) Software Engineering
5 647 (25.86%) DevOps
6 506 (20.22%) Scrum
7 391 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
8 390 (15.59%) BDD
9 325 (12.99%) Fintech
10 301 (12.03%) Test Automation
11 296 (11.83%) OO
12 226 (9.03%) MVC
13 219 (8.75%) Mentoring
14 209 (8.35%) Problem-Solving
15 206 (8.23%) Computer Science
16 182 (7.27%) Open Source
17 176 (7.03%) Multithreading
18 174 (6.95%) SDLC
19 160 (6.39%) Unit Testing
20 154 (6.16%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2,322 (92.81%) Java
2 835 (33.37%) JavaScript
3 693 (27.70%) SQL
4 572 (22.86%) Java 8
5 302 (12.07%) TypeScript
6 286 (11.43%) Python
7 235 (9.39%) Kotlin
8 185 (7.39%) C#
9 155 (6.20%) Scala
10 92 (3.68%) Groovy
11 71 (2.84%) Shell Script
12 59 (2.36%) ES6
13 57 (2.28%) PHP
14 50 (2.00%) C++
15 48 (1.92%) Go
16 45 (1.80%) C
17 42 (1.68%) Bash Shell
17 42 (1.68%) PL/SQL
18 32 (1.28%) ES7
19 25 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 243 (9.71%) Degree
2 142 (5.68%) Security Cleared
3 133 (5.32%) SC Cleared
4 73 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 41 (1.64%) OCP
5 41 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
6 27 (1.08%) SANS
7 20 (0.80%) Master's Degree
8 16 (0.64%) DV Cleared
9 12 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 11 (0.44%) AWS Certification
11 9 (0.36%) PhD
12 7 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
13 6 (0.24%) HND
14 5 (0.20%) DBS Check
15 4 (0.16%) TOGAF Certification
16 2 (0.080%) BPSS Clearance
16 2 (0.080%) HNC
16 2 (0.080%) Microsoft Certification
17 1 (0.040%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (5.00%) QA
2 36 (1.44%) WCAG
3 22 (0.88%) SLA
4 11 (0.44%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.40%) MiFID
6 8 (0.32%) EMIR
7 7 (0.28%) GDPR
7 7 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.20%) CDISC
8 5 (0.20%) Good Clinical Practice
8 5 (0.20%) ISO 20022
8 5 (0.20%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.080%) GRC
System Software
1 866 (34.61%) Docker
2 46 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (1.40%) HDFS
4 18 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (0.32%) Postfix
6 6 (0.24%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.16%) vSphere
8 3 (0.12%) OpenAM
8 3 (0.12%) OpenDJ
9 2 (0.080%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.080%) NDS
9 2 (0.080%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.040%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.040%) KVM
Systems Management
1 661 (26.42%) Kubernetes
2 163 (6.51%) Ansible
3 99 (3.96%) Terraform
4 41 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
5 33 (1.32%) Puppet
6 23 (0.92%) Kibana
7 20 (0.80%) Prometheus
8 17 (0.68%) Grafana
9 11 (0.44%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (0.20%) HAProxy
10 5 (0.20%) Rancher
11 4 (0.16%) Istio
11 4 (0.16%) vRealize
12 2 (0.080%) CloudHub
12 2 (0.080%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.080%) NetIQ Identity Manager
12 2 (0.080%) Salt
12 2 (0.080%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.080%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.080%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 282 (11.27%) Oracle
2 134 (5.36%) Google
3 102 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 65 (2.60%) IBM
5 57 (2.28%) VMware
6 50 (2.00%) Red Hat
7 42 (1.68%) Okta
8 32 (1.28%) SAP
9 29 (1.16%) Splunk
10 27 (1.08%) Guidewire
11 24 (0.96%) Adobe
12 23 (0.92%) Atlassian
12 23 (0.92%) MuleSoft
13 16 (0.64%) Sybase
14 11 (0.44%) hybris
14 11 (0.44%) PayPal
14 11 (0.44%) TIBCO
15 10 (0.40%) AppDynamics
15 10 (0.40%) Solace
15 10 (0.40%) Xamarin