Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > England
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 82 94
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Spring 5,411 5,893 5,061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.84% 3.59% 3.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.69% 8.80% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4,522 4,813 4,369
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £81,250
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 55,814 66,984 64,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.64% 40.77% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 46,150 56,923 56,077
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -5 2,336 £67,500 +3.85% 457
South East +25 1,155 £55,500 +11.00% 181
North of England +8 760 £47,500 - 190
Midlands +72 555 £45,000 -10.00% 76
North West 0 408 £52,500 +5.00% 79
South West -5 364 £50,000 +5.26% 56
Yorkshire +37 309 £45,000 -5.26% 99
East Midlands +95 293 £44,500 -11.00% 29
East of England -13 285 £55,000 +10.00% 58
West Midlands +29 262 £45,000 -10.00% 47
North East +4 43 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 5,001 (92.42%) Java
2 3,399 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
3 1,771 (32.73%) JavaScript
4 1,689 (31.21%) TDD
5 1,653 (30.55%) Microservices
6 1,633 (30.18%) Spring Boot
7 1,596 (29.50%) Java 8
8 1,569 (29.00%) SQL
9 1,549 (28.63%) Hibernate
10 1,283 (23.71%) Software Engineering
11 1,281 (23.67%) HTML
12 1,192 (22.03%) Docker
13 1,110 (20.51%) Web Services
14 1,095 (20.24%) AngularJS
15 1,091 (20.16%) Finance
16 1,076 (19.89%) Maven
17 1,066 (19.70%) Git (software)
18 1,045 (19.31%) Scrum
19 1,041 (19.24%) Amazon AWS
20 1,038 (19.18%) MVC
21 1,037 (19.16%) CSS
22 1,026 (18.96%) REST
23 1,025 (18.94%) RESTful
24 1,015 (18.76%) Jenkins
25 969 (17.91%) DevOps
26 933 (17.24%) Linux
27 826 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
28 808 (14.93%) Oracle
29 789 (14.58%) Degree
30 764 (14.12%) 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
1 444 (8.21%) Tomcat
2 364 (6.73%) Apache
3 346 (6.39%) Elasticsearch
4 275 (5.08%) Confluence
5 265 (4.90%) JBoss
6 160 (2.96%) WebSphere
7 130 (2.40%) WebLogic
8 108 (2.00%) Apache Spark
8 108 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
9 90 (1.66%) CMS
10 80 (1.48%) Apache Solr
11 56 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 54 (1.00%) WordPress
13 51 (0.94%) Mule
14 49 (0.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 43 (0.79%) Jetty
16 39 (0.72%) WildFly
17 30 (0.55%) Anypoint
18 28 (0.52%) GlassFish
19 26 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (0.24%) Weka
2 12 (0.22%) Photoshop
3 11 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (0.18%) Maple
5 7 (0.13%) Fireworks
6 6 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.11%) HipChat
6 6 (0.11%) InDesign
7 5 (0.092%) Chatbot
7 5 (0.092%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (0.074%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (0.037%) Snapchat
10 1 (0.018%) InVision
10 1 (0.018%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
2 33 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
3 18 (0.33%) Magento
3 18 (0.33%) SDL Web 8
4 15 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.26%) SAP ERP
6 8 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.15%) Ripple
7 5 (0.092%) Changepoint
8 4 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.055%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.037%) Maximo
11 1 (0.018%) BusinessWorks
11 1 (0.018%) Eloqua
11 1 (0.018%) Infor M3
11 1 (0.018%) Kondor
11 1 (0.018%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.018%) Oracle CRM
11 1 (0.018%) SAP IS-U
11 1 (0.018%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1,041 (19.24%) Amazon AWS
2 427 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 216 (3.99%) GitHub
4 191 (3.53%) OpenShift
5 161 (2.98%) Google Cloud Platform
6 152 (2.81%) SaaS
7 121 (2.24%) PaaS
8 89 (1.64%) Serverless
9 84 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
10 59 (1.09%) IaaS
11 55 (1.02%) IBM Cloud
12 45 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
13 39 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
14 33 (0.61%) Slack
15 29 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
16 26 (0.48%) npm
17 23 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 23 (0.43%) Amazon S3
18 22 (0.41%) Apigee
19 21 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 167 (3.09%) HTTP
2 142 (2.62%) Internet
3 59 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 47 (0.87%) Modbus
4 47 (0.87%) RS-485
5 33 (0.61%) SSL
6 24 (0.44%) AMQP
7 17 (0.31%) HTTPS
8 13 (0.24%) Firewall
9 10 (0.18%) DNS
9 10 (0.18%) FTP
10 8 (0.15%) Intranet
11 7 (0.13%) DHCP
11 7 (0.13%) VoIP
12 6 (0.11%) ATM
13 5 (0.092%) Wireless
14 4 (0.074%) VPN
15 3 (0.055%) RTP
15 3 (0.055%) Unified Communications
15 3 (0.055%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 602 (11.13%) MySQL
2 581 (10.74%) NoSQL
3 525 (9.70%) Relational Database
4 517 (9.55%) MongoDB
5 503 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
6 437 (8.08%) SQL Server
7 315 (5.82%) Big Data
8 280 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 259 (4.79%) RDBMS
10 211 (3.90%) Hadoop
11 130 (2.40%) Redis
12 78 (1.44%) HBase
13 67 (1.24%) Oracle Database
14 61 (1.13%) Blockchain
15 58 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 56 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
17 55 (1.02%) Apache Hive
18 49 (0.91%) Neo4j
19 36 (0.67%) Couchbase
20 35 (0.65%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1,076 (19.89%) Maven
2 1,066 (19.70%) Git (software)
3 1,015 (18.76%) Jenkins
4 764 (14.12%) JUnit
5 465 (8.59%) Gradle
6 462 (8.54%) JIRA
7 332 (6.14%) Cucumber
8 291 (5.38%) Subversion
9 273 (5.05%) Selenium
10 244 (4.51%) Mockito
11 196 (3.62%) Eclipse
12 159 (2.94%) Visual Studio
13 149 (2.75%) Bitbucket
14 146 (2.70%) Ant
15 134 (2.48%) IntelliJ
16 108 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
17 107 (1.98%) SonarQube
18 90 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 87 (1.61%) Robot Framework
20 72 (1.33%) EasyMock
General
1 1,091 (20.16%) Finance
2 451 (8.33%) Banking
3 296 (5.47%) Retail
4 231 (4.27%) Marketing
5 168 (3.10%) Games
6 149 (2.75%) Manufacturing
7 144 (2.66%) Telecoms
8 110 (2.03%) Advertising
9 99 (1.83%) Investment Banking
10 83 (1.53%) Electronics
11 74 (1.37%) Financial Institution
12 64 (1.18%) Law
13 60 (1.11%) Automotive
14 54 (1.00%) Back Office
15 45 (0.83%) Front Office
16 42 (0.78%) Publishing
17 24 (0.44%) Retail Banking
18 19 (0.35%) Legal
19 15 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
20 14 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 3,993 (73.79%) Developer
2 3,276 (60.54%) Java Developer
3 1,003 (18.54%) Senior Developer
4 887 (16.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 577 (10.66%) Software Engineer
6 501 (9.26%) Java Engineer
7 319 (5.90%) Software Developer
8 315 (5.82%) Java Software Engineer
9 293 (5.41%) Architect
10 254 (4.69%) Lead Developer
11 195 (3.60%) Full Stack Developer
12 191 (3.53%) Lead Java Developer
13 160 (2.96%) Senior Software Engineer
14 146 (2.70%) Java Software Developer
15 135 (2.49%) Senior Java Engineer
16 129 (2.38%) Agile Developer
17 126 (2.33%) Agile Java Developer
18 125 (2.31%) Junior
19 117 (2.16%) Java Developer - Fintech
20 111 (2.05%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,633 (30.18%) Spring Boot
2 1,549 (28.63%) Hibernate
3 1,281 (23.67%) HTML
4 1,110 (20.51%) Web Services
5 1,095 (20.24%) AngularJS
6 1,037 (19.16%) CSS
7 1,026 (18.96%) REST
8 1,025 (18.94%) RESTful
9 621 (11.48%) React
10 597 (11.03%) Node.js
11 575 (10.63%) XML
12 550 (10.16%) J2EE
13 543 (10.04%) HTML5
14 509 (9.41%) SOAP
15 505 (9.33%) Spring MVC
16 477 (8.82%) Java EE
17 459 (8.48%) JSON
18 432 (7.98%) Kafka
19 369 (6.82%) jQuery
20 359 (6.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 503 (9.30%) Greenfield Project
2 397 (7.34%) Fintech
3 248 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
4 211 (3.90%) User Experience
5 182 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
6 148 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
7 136 (2.51%) Mobile App
8 131 (2.42%) Algorithms
9 110 (2.03%) Cloud Native
10 105 (1.94%) Data Structures
11 59 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
12 54 (1.00%) Derivative
13 52 (0.96%) Virtual Team
14 49 (0.91%) Embedded Systems
14 49 (0.91%) Public Cloud
14 49 (0.91%) Wiki
15 47 (0.87%) CAN bus
16 39 (0.72%) Fixed Income
17 36 (0.67%) Device Driver
18 30 (0.55%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 933 (17.24%) Linux
2 220 (4.07%) Android
3 215 (3.97%) Windows
4 203 (3.75%) Unix
5 159 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 65 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 52 (0.96%) CentOS
8 47 (0.87%) FreeRTOS
9 43 (0.79%) Ubuntu
10 23 (0.43%) Windows Server
11 22 (0.41%) openSUSE
12 17 (0.31%) DC/OS
12 17 (0.31%) Mesosphere
13 16 (0.30%) Mac OS
14 10 (0.18%) Windows Phone
15 9 (0.17%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.17%) Solaris
16 5 (0.092%) CoreOS
16 5 (0.092%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.055%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,399 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
2 1,689 (31.21%) TDD
3 1,653 (30.55%) Microservices
4 1,283 (23.71%) Software Engineering
5 1,045 (19.31%) Scrum
6 1,038 (19.18%) MVC
7 969 (17.91%) DevOps
8 826 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
9 724 (13.38%) OO
10 696 (12.86%) BDD
11 536 (9.91%) Problem-Solving
12 528 (9.76%) Test Automation
13 525 (9.70%) Open Source
14 518 (9.57%) Computer Science
15 496 (9.17%) Web Development
16 408 (7.54%) SDLC
17 393 (7.26%) Mentoring
18 369 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
19 366 (6.76%) Unit Testing
20 326 (6.02%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5,001 (92.42%) Java
2 1,771 (32.73%) JavaScript
3 1,596 (29.50%) Java 8
4 1,569 (29.00%) SQL
5 559 (10.33%) Python
6 551 (10.18%) C#
7 344 (6.36%) C++
8 314 (5.80%) Scala
9 232 (4.29%) PHP
10 194 (3.59%) C
11 160 (2.96%) Groovy
12 157 (2.90%) PL/SQL
12 157 (2.90%) TypeScript
13 123 (2.27%) Ruby
13 123 (2.27%) T-SQL
14 120 (2.22%) Go
15 112 (2.07%) Kotlin
16 98 (1.81%) Java 9
17 68 (1.26%) Bash Shell
18 58 (1.07%) ES6
Qualifications
1 789 (14.58%) Degree
2 300 (5.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 230 (4.25%) Security Cleared
4 129 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 59 (1.09%) DV Cleared
6 52 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
7 44 (0.81%) Master's Degree
8 27 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
10 19 (0.35%) TOGAF Certification
11 12 (0.22%) ISTQB
11 12 (0.22%) PhD
12 10 (0.18%) DBS Check
13 9 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
14 8 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (0.15%) OCP
15 7 (0.13%) CCNA
15 7 (0.13%) CISM
15 7 (0.13%) CISSP
15 7 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 273 (5.05%) QA
2 45 (0.83%) GDPR
3 32 (0.59%) PSD2
4 14 (0.26%) SLA
5 12 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.20%) WAI
7 10 (0.18%) PMO
8 9 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.11%) IFRS
10 3 (0.055%) MiFID
11 2 (0.037%) DICOM
11 2 (0.037%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.037%) WCAG
12 1 (0.018%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.018%) EMIR
12 1 (0.018%) ISO 15765
12 1 (0.018%) ISO 20022
12 1 (0.018%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1,192 (22.03%) Docker
2 86 (1.59%) Firmware
3 50 (0.92%) HDFS
4 32 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 18 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (0.28%) Active Directory
6 15 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (0.13%) vSphere
8 6 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.092%) etcd
9 5 (0.092%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.055%) GridGain
10 3 (0.055%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.018%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.018%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 574 (10.61%) Kubernetes
2 255 (4.71%) Ansible
3 178 (3.29%) Puppet
4 150 (2.77%) Terraform
5 145 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
6 70 (1.29%) Kibana
7 47 (0.87%) Docker Swarm
8 43 (0.79%) Mesos
9 38 (0.70%) Salt
10 34 (0.63%) logstash
10 34 (0.63%) Marathon
11 24 (0.44%) Rancher
12 20 (0.37%) Hadoop YARN
13 16 (0.30%) CloudHub
13 16 (0.30%) Control-M
13 16 (0.30%) Prometheus
14 9 (0.17%) Grafana
14 9 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
14 9 (0.17%) Packer
15 8 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 808 (14.93%) Oracle
2 366 (6.76%) Microsoft
3 171 (3.16%) Google
4 151 (2.79%) SAP
5 147 (2.72%) Red Hat
6 113 (2.09%) IBM
7 111 (2.05%) Splunk
8 61 (1.13%) AppDynamics
9 58 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
9 58 (1.07%) WorldPay
10 56 (1.03%) Adobe
10 56 (1.03%) MuleSoft
11 55 (1.02%) VMware
12 45 (0.83%) Atlassian
12 45 (0.83%) Cognizant
13 38 (0.70%) hybris
14 31 (0.57%) Sybase
15 25 (0.46%) Solace
16 21 (0.39%) Tableau
17 18 (0.33%) Elastic Path