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

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 84 107
Rank change year-on-year +3 +23 -18
Permanent jobs citing Spring 5,766 5,884 5,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.69% 3.55% 2.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.11% 8.77% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4,684 4,530 4,567
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +1.85% +2.86%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 63,321 67,088 70,889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.52% 40.49% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 52,836 55,859 62,078
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 September 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 September 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 +9 2,754 £67,500 +8.00% 430
South East +22 1,043 £55,000 +4.76% 188
North of England +6 830 £47,500 - 167
Midlands +51 451 £50,000 +5.26% 92
North West -13 396 £50,000 +5.26% 104
Yorkshire +26 384 £45,000 -10.00% 54
South West -26 365 £47,500 +5.56% 42
East of England -12 325 £50,000 +4.17% 68
West Midlands +47 263 £50,000 +5.26% 56
East Midlands +39 186 £52,500 +16.67% 35
North East +10 52 £42,500 +13.33% 9
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 5,595 (97.03%) Java
2 3,613 (62.66%) Agile Software Development
3 2,070 (35.90%) JavaScript
4 1,957 (33.94%) Hibernate
5 1,913 (33.18%) Java 8
6 1,895 (32.87%) TDD
7 1,879 (32.59%) SQL
8 1,755 (30.44%) Microservices
9 1,625 (28.18%) Spring Boot
10 1,601 (27.77%) Software Engineering
11 1,496 (25.95%) HTML
12 1,412 (24.49%) Web Services
13 1,357 (23.53%) Finance
14 1,259 (21.83%) Scrum
15 1,251 (21.70%) CSS
16 1,232 (21.37%) REST
17 1,225 (21.25%) Amazon AWS
18 1,198 (20.78%) AngularJS
19 1,172 (20.33%) Maven
20 1,133 (19.65%) Git (software)
21 1,080 (18.73%) Jenkins
22 1,043 (18.09%) Docker
23 1,021 (17.71%) DevOps
24 1,003 (17.40%) MVC
25 999 (17.33%) Oracle
26 960 (16.65%) RESTful
27 931 (16.15%) JUnit
28 883 (15.31%) Linux
29 829 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
30 822 (14.26%) J2EE

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
1 604 (10.48%) Tomcat
2 438 (7.60%) Apache
3 360 (6.24%) Elasticsearch
4 347 (6.02%) JBoss
5 246 (4.27%) WebLogic
6 215 (3.73%) WebSphere
7 193 (3.35%) Confluence
8 172 (2.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 147 (2.55%) Cloud Foundry
10 145 (2.51%) Apache Spark
11 112 (1.94%) CMS
12 84 (1.46%) Mule
13 76 (1.32%) Apache Solr
14 54 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 43 (0.75%) Jetty
16 37 (0.64%) Mule ESB
17 34 (0.59%) WildFly
18 32 (0.55%) WordPress
19 31 (0.54%) OpenStack
20 29 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (0.19%) Chatbot
2 9 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.069%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.069%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.052%) Weka
5 1 (0.017%) Blender
5 1 (0.017%) HipChat
5 1 (0.017%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.017%) Mingle
5 1 (0.017%) Snapchat
5 1 (0.017%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 56 (0.97%) Payment Gateway
2 34 (0.59%) SAP Hybris
3 11 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
4 10 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
5 9 (0.16%) Magento
5 9 (0.16%) SAP ERP
6 8 (0.14%) Eloqua
7 7 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
7 7 (0.12%) Unica
8 6 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
9 5 (0.087%) Actimize
9 5 (0.087%) LatentZero
9 5 (0.087%) thinkFolio
10 4 (0.069%) R3 Corda
11 2 (0.035%) BusinessWorks
11 2 (0.035%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.035%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (0.035%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.035%) ION MarketView
11 2 (0.035%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,225 (21.25%) Amazon AWS
2 338 (5.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 197 (3.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 195 (3.38%) GitHub
5 183 (3.17%) OpenShift
6 169 (2.93%) PaaS
7 131 (2.27%) SaaS
8 128 (2.22%) Serverless
9 107 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
10 94 (1.63%) IBM Cloud
11 84 (1.46%) IaaS
12 78 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
13 45 (0.78%) Amazon S3
14 43 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
15 36 (0.62%) npm
16 35 (0.61%) Slack
17 34 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
18 32 (0.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
19 26 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
20 20 (0.35%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 151 (2.62%) HTTP
2 122 (2.12%) Internet
3 48 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 32 (0.55%) SMS
5 31 (0.54%) AMQP
5 31 (0.54%) SSL
6 28 (0.49%) FTP
7 25 (0.43%) DNS
8 16 (0.28%) Firewall
9 13 (0.23%) HTTPS
10 10 (0.17%) SMPP
11 8 (0.14%) Intranet
12 6 (0.10%) Unified Communications
12 6 (0.10%) VoIP
13 5 (0.087%) DHCP
13 5 (0.087%) PPP
14 4 (0.069%) SMTP
15 3 (0.052%) ATM
15 3 (0.052%) Reverse Proxy
15 3 (0.052%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 786 (13.63%) NoSQL
2 746 (12.94%) MySQL
3 720 (12.49%) MongoDB
4 562 (9.75%) Relational Database
5 482 (8.36%) SQL Server
6 425 (7.37%) PostgreSQL
7 375 (6.50%) Big Data
8 338 (5.86%) Apache Cassandra
9 237 (4.11%) RDBMS
10 229 (3.97%) Hadoop
11 143 (2.48%) Redis
12 115 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 95 (1.65%) Oracle Database
14 90 (1.56%) Blockchain
15 80 (1.39%) DB2
16 69 (1.20%) Neo4j
17 63 (1.09%) Hazelcast
18 55 (0.95%) Apache Hive
19 51 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
20 36 (0.62%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1,172 (20.33%) Maven
2 1,133 (19.65%) Git (software)
3 1,080 (18.73%) Jenkins
4 931 (16.15%) JUnit
5 453 (7.86%) JIRA
6 442 (7.67%) Gradle
7 356 (6.17%) Subversion
8 324 (5.62%) Selenium
9 302 (5.24%) Cucumber
10 300 (5.20%) Eclipse
11 234 (4.06%) Mockito
12 178 (3.09%) IntelliJ
13 156 (2.71%) Ant
14 150 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 137 (2.38%) Bitbucket
16 107 (1.86%) Sonatype Nexus
17 81 (1.40%) JMeter
18 77 (1.34%) EasyMock
19 74 (1.28%) TeamCity
20 73 (1.27%) SonarQube
General
1 1,357 (23.53%) Finance
2 612 (10.61%) Banking
3 326 (5.65%) Retail
4 255 (4.42%) Games
5 253 (4.39%) Investment Banking
6 214 (3.71%) Advertising
7 205 (3.56%) Financial Institution
8 159 (2.76%) Marketing
9 123 (2.13%) Front Office
10 112 (1.94%) Telecoms
11 79 (1.37%) Electronics
12 72 (1.25%) Manufacturing
13 64 (1.11%) Back Office
13 64 (1.11%) Law
14 51 (0.88%) Publishing
15 24 (0.42%) Automotive
16 19 (0.33%) Retail Banking
17 14 (0.24%) Military
18 13 (0.23%) Multimedia
18 13 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4,234 (73.43%) Developer
2 3,781 (65.57%) Java Developer
3 1,183 (20.52%) Senior Developer
4 1,084 (18.80%) Senior Java Developer
5 689 (11.95%) Software Engineer
6 642 (11.13%) Java Engineer
7 423 (7.34%) Java Software Engineer
8 301 (5.22%) Lead Developer
9 278 (4.82%) Software Developer
10 277 (4.80%) Architect
11 267 (4.63%) Lead Java Developer
12 234 (4.06%) Java Software Developer
13 207 (3.59%) Full Stack Developer
14 204 (3.54%) Senior Software Engineer
15 182 (3.16%) Senior Java Engineer
16 166 (2.88%) AWS Developer
17 135 (2.34%) Agile Developer
18 134 (2.32%) Java Developer - Fintech
19 132 (2.29%) Agile Java Developer
20 128 (2.22%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,957 (33.94%) Hibernate
2 1,625 (28.18%) Spring Boot
3 1,496 (25.95%) HTML
4 1,412 (24.49%) Web Services
5 1,251 (21.70%) CSS
6 1,232 (21.37%) REST
7 1,198 (20.78%) AngularJS
8 960 (16.65%) RESTful
9 822 (14.26%) J2EE
10 763 (13.23%) Java EE
11 702 (12.17%) React
12 679 (11.78%) Node.js
13 648 (11.24%) XML
14 624 (10.82%) HTML5
15 564 (9.78%) SOAP
16 529 (9.17%) Spring MVC
17 465 (8.06%) jQuery
18 441 (7.65%) JSON
19 399 (6.92%) JPA
20 391 (6.78%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 603 (10.46%) Greenfield Project
2 549 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 478 (8.29%) Fintech
4 305 (5.29%) Enterprise Software
5 294 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
6 182 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
7 166 (2.88%) User Experience
8 141 (2.45%) Mobile App
9 136 (2.36%) Cyberthreat
10 116 (2.01%) Cloud Native
11 103 (1.79%) Algorithms
11 103 (1.79%) Data Structures
12 89 (1.54%) Derivative
13 78 (1.35%) Public Cloud
14 74 (1.28%) Hedge funds
15 61 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
16 54 (0.94%) Wiki
17 52 (0.90%) Blog
18 51 (0.88%) Fixed Income
19 50 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 883 (15.31%) Linux
2 254 (4.41%) Unix
3 160 (2.77%) Windows
4 105 (1.82%) Android
5 73 (1.27%) CentOS
6 71 (1.23%) Apple iOS
7 60 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 36 (0.62%) Ubuntu
9 18 (0.31%) Mac OS
10 15 (0.26%) openSUSE
10 15 (0.26%) Solaris
10 15 (0.26%) Windows Server
11 13 (0.23%) Windows Phone
12 6 (0.10%) Debian
13 4 (0.069%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.052%) FreeBSD
15 2 (0.035%) DC/OS
15 2 (0.035%) Mesosphere
16 1 (0.017%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.017%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,613 (62.66%) Agile Software Development
2 1,895 (32.87%) TDD
3 1,755 (30.44%) Microservices
4 1,601 (27.77%) Software Engineering
5 1,259 (21.83%) Scrum
6 1,021 (17.71%) DevOps
7 1,003 (17.40%) MVC
8 829 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
9 757 (13.13%) BDD
10 738 (12.80%) OO
11 626 (10.86%) Problem-Solving
12 582 (10.09%) Test Automation
13 577 (10.01%) Open Source
14 537 (9.31%) Web Development
15 532 (9.23%) SOA
16 496 (8.60%) Mentoring
17 474 (8.22%) SDLC
18 433 (7.51%) E-Commerce
19 405 (7.02%) Unit Testing
20 397 (6.89%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5,595 (97.03%) Java
2 2,070 (35.90%) JavaScript
3 1,913 (33.18%) Java 8
4 1,879 (32.59%) SQL
5 634 (11.00%) Python
6 497 (8.62%) Scala
7 373 (6.47%) PHP
8 340 (5.90%) C#
9 246 (4.27%) C++
10 241 (4.18%) PL/SQL
11 219 (3.80%) Groovy
12 179 (3.10%) Ruby
13 135 (2.34%) C
14 132 (2.29%) Kotlin
15 128 (2.22%) TypeScript
16 123 (2.13%) Shell Script
17 122 (2.12%) Java 9
18 113 (1.96%) Go
19 91 (1.58%) Bash Shell
20 88 (1.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 810 (14.05%) Degree
2 255 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 154 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 80 (1.39%) Master's Degree
5 74 (1.28%) DV Cleared
6 72 (1.25%) SC Cleared
7 39 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
8 20 (0.35%) PhD
9 12 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
10 11 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
10 11 (0.19%) OCPJP
11 10 (0.17%) AWS Certification
12 8 (0.14%) DBS Check
12 8 (0.14%) Sun Certification
13 7 (0.12%) ISEB
13 7 (0.12%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.087%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (0.087%) OCP
15 4 (0.069%) Chartered Engineer
15 4 (0.069%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 304 (5.27%) QA
2 20 (0.35%) PCI DSS
3 16 (0.28%) GDPR
4 11 (0.19%) SLA
5 7 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.12%) PMO
5 7 (0.12%) PSD2
6 6 (0.10%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.069%) MiFID
7 4 (0.069%) PA-DSS
8 3 (0.052%) DICOM
8 3 (0.052%) ISO 20022
9 2 (0.035%) Web Application Security Consortium
10 1 (0.017%) HL7
System Software
1 1,043 (18.09%) Docker
2 38 (0.66%) HDFS
3 32 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 24 (0.42%) GridGain
6 17 (0.29%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.17%) Active Directory
8 9 (0.16%) Apache Flume
8 9 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.087%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.052%) LXC
10 3 (0.052%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.035%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.017%) Firmware
12 1 (0.017%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.017%) vCloud
12 1 (0.017%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.017%) vSphere
12 1 (0.017%) Xen
Systems Management
1 423 (7.34%) Kubernetes
2 305 (5.29%) Ansible
3 223 (3.87%) Puppet
4 161 (2.79%) Terraform
5 147 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
6 45 (0.78%) Salt
7 37 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
8 30 (0.52%) Kibana
9 29 (0.50%) Prometheus
10 25 (0.43%) Nagios
11 18 (0.31%) Rancher
12 17 (0.29%) logstash
13 16 (0.28%) Marathon
14 14 (0.24%) Cobbler
15 12 (0.21%) Packer
16 11 (0.19%) ZABBIX
17 10 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
18 9 (0.16%) Graphite
18 9 (0.16%) Mesos
19 7 (0.12%) Consul
Vendors
1 999 (17.33%) Oracle
2 247 (4.28%) Google
3 199 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 179 (3.10%) IBM
5 160 (2.77%) Microsoft
6 149 (2.58%) SAP
7 139 (2.41%) Sybase
8 123 (2.13%) Splunk
9 80 (1.39%) hybris
10 77 (1.34%) AppDynamics
11 53 (0.92%) TIBCO
12 52 (0.90%) Atlassian
12 52 (0.90%) WorldPay
13 48 (0.83%) Adobe
14 45 (0.78%) VMware
15 42 (0.73%) Cognizant
16 41 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
17 38 (0.66%) MuleSoft
18 26 (0.45%) Rackspace
19 24 (0.42%) New Relic