Period
to 16 September 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 16 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > England
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 82 86
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 +23
Permanent jobs citing Spring 4,506 5,699 5,902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.46% 3.69% 3.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.27% 9.16% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3,818 4,616 4,557
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +0.92%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.88% +3.64% +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 48,587 62,214 66,932
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.32% 40.24% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 40,209 51,911 55,747
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £77,750
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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -12 1,994 £72,500 +7.41% 294
South East +13 1,072 £56,500 +7.62% 113
North of England -20 616 £50,000 +5.26% 98
Midlands -7 346 £41,000 -18.00% 58
Yorkshire -25 306 £45,000 - 49
North West -27 294 £55,000 +10.00% 34
South West -19 283 £47,500 - 48
East Midlands +18 181 £38,500 -26.32% 16
East of England -7 179 £55,000 +10.00% 34
West Midlands -28 162 £42,500 -15.00% 42
North East -15 16 £52,280 +26.74% 15
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 4,173 (92.61%) Java
2 2,665 (59.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1,673 (37.13%) Spring Boot
4 1,642 (36.44%) Microservices
5 1,620 (35.95%) JavaScript
6 1,381 (30.65%) Java 8
7 1,356 (30.09%) TDD
8 1,215 (26.96%) Software Engineering
9 1,164 (25.83%) Hibernate
10 1,162 (25.79%) SQL
11 1,100 (24.41%) Docker
12 1,074 (23.83%) AWS
13 1,032 (22.90%) Git (software)
14 921 (20.44%) Scrum
15 908 (20.15%) HTML
16 870 (19.31%) AngularJS
17 856 (19.00%) Maven
18 833 (18.49%) REST
19 810 (17.98%) CSS
20 797 (17.69%) Web Services
21 788 (17.49%) RESTful
22 787 (17.47%) Jenkins
23 769 (17.07%) Finance
24 716 (15.89%) React
25 709 (15.73%) DevOps
26 649 (14.40%) Kubernetes
27 645 (14.31%) Continuous Integration
28 644 (14.29%) JUnit
29 630 (13.98%) Oracle
30 622 (13.80%) OO

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
1 309 (6.86%) Tomcat
2 254 (5.64%) Confluence
3 224 (4.97%) Elasticsearch
4 209 (4.64%) Apache
5 164 (3.64%) Apache Spark
6 135 (3.00%) JBoss
7 106 (2.35%) CMS
8 72 (1.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 64 (1.42%) Apache Solr
10 60 (1.33%) WebSphere
11 48 (1.07%) OpenStack
12 32 (0.71%) WebLogic
13 29 (0.64%) IIS
14 28 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
15 26 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 24 (0.53%) Hyperledger
16 24 (0.53%) nginx
16 24 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
17 21 (0.47%) GeoServer
18 20 (0.44%) Mule
Applications
1 11 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
2 8 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (0.18%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.16%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.11%) InDesign
5 4 (0.089%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (0.067%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.067%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.067%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (0.044%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.044%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.044%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.022%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 60 (1.33%) SAP Hybris
2 43 (0.95%) Payment Gateway
3 38 (0.84%) Magento
4 28 (0.62%) SDL Web 8
5 7 (0.16%) Fredhopper
6 6 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (0.13%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.11%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.044%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.044%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.044%) RMDS
8 2 (0.044%) Unica
9 1 (0.022%) Bloomberg AIM
9 1 (0.022%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.022%) LatentZero
9 1 (0.022%) LongView
9 1 (0.022%) SAP MDG
9 1 (0.022%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.022%) Siebel CRM
9 1 (0.022%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1,074 (23.83%) AWS
2 383 (8.50%) Azure
3 246 (5.46%) GCP
4 175 (3.88%) Serverless
5 171 (3.79%) OpenShift
6 155 (3.44%) SaaS
7 135 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
8 123 (2.73%) GitHub
9 111 (2.46%) AWS Lambda
10 107 (2.37%) Amazon S3
11 66 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
12 54 (1.20%) PaaS
13 26 (0.58%) Apigee
13 26 (0.58%) IaaS
14 25 (0.55%) Heroku
15 24 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
16 23 (0.51%) Amazon ECS
17 21 (0.47%) npm
18 19 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 17 (0.38%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 102 (2.26%) HTTP
2 85 (1.89%) Internet
3 67 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 47 (1.04%) Firewall
5 44 (0.98%) HTTPS
6 18 (0.40%) AMQP
7 9 (0.20%) SSH
8 7 (0.16%) FTP
9 6 (0.13%) DNS
9 6 (0.13%) Modbus
9 6 (0.13%) RS-485
10 5 (0.11%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (0.11%) NetScaler
11 4 (0.089%) ATM
11 4 (0.089%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.089%) Skype
11 4 (0.089%) VLAN
12 3 (0.067%) Network Security
13 2 (0.044%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.044%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 507 (11.25%) MySQL
2 467 (10.36%) NoSQL
3 459 (10.19%) PostgreSQL
4 450 (9.99%) MongoDB
5 412 (9.14%) SQL Server
6 336 (7.46%) Relational Database
7 244 (5.42%) Big Data
8 192 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 154 (3.42%) Redis
10 147 (3.26%) RDBMS
11 142 (3.15%) Hadoop
12 91 (2.02%) Oracle Database
13 81 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
14 74 (1.64%) Blockchain
15 50 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 46 (1.02%) Neo4j
17 41 (0.91%) GIS
18 37 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
19 34 (0.75%) Amazon Redshift
20 30 (0.67%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 1,032 (22.90%) Git (software)
2 856 (19.00%) Maven
3 787 (17.47%) Jenkins
4 644 (14.29%) JUnit
5 520 (11.54%) JIRA
6 309 (6.86%) Selenium
7 285 (6.32%) Cucumber
8 266 (5.90%) Gradle
9 206 (4.57%) Bitbucket
10 203 (4.51%) Mockito
11 195 (4.33%) Subversion
12 113 (2.51%) Eclipse
13 97 (2.15%) webpack
14 91 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 82 (1.82%) Ant
16 79 (1.75%) TeamCity
17 78 (1.73%) IntelliJ
18 75 (1.66%) SonarQube
19 67 (1.49%) JMeter
20 64 (1.42%) git-flow
General
1 769 (17.07%) Finance
2 358 (7.94%) Retail
3 342 (7.59%) Banking
4 138 (3.06%) Marketing
5 106 (2.35%) Games
6 92 (2.04%) Public Sector
7 90 (2.00%) Telecoms
8 83 (1.84%) Back Office
9 57 (1.26%) Front Office
9 57 (1.26%) Investment Banking
9 57 (1.26%) Manufacturing
10 49 (1.09%) Publishing
11 43 (0.95%) Law
12 36 (0.80%) Electronics
13 33 (0.73%) Financial Institution
14 30 (0.67%) Advertising
15 26 (0.58%) Automotive
16 20 (0.44%) Legal
17 19 (0.42%) Aerospace
18 17 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3,264 (72.44%) Developer
2 2,658 (58.99%) Java Developer
3 856 (19.00%) Senior Developer
4 717 (15.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 604 (13.40%) Software Engineer
6 464 (10.30%) Java Engineer
7 333 (7.39%) Java Software Engineer
8 273 (6.06%) Software Developer
9 195 (4.33%) Full Stack Developer
10 169 (3.75%) Lead Developer
11 163 (3.62%) Senior Software Engineer
12 146 (3.24%) Junior
13 142 (3.15%) Architect
14 141 (3.13%) Senior Java Engineer
15 138 (3.06%) Lead Java Developer
16 122 (2.71%) C# Developer
16 122 (2.71%) Java Software Developer
17 120 (2.66%) Junior Developer
18 110 (2.44%) JavaScript Developer
19 97 (2.15%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,673 (37.13%) Spring Boot
2 1,164 (25.83%) Hibernate
3 908 (20.15%) HTML
4 870 (19.31%) AngularJS
5 833 (18.49%) REST
6 810 (17.98%) CSS
7 797 (17.69%) Web Services
8 788 (17.49%) RESTful
9 716 (15.89%) React
10 498 (11.05%) Node.js
11 490 (10.87%) Kafka
12 470 (10.43%) J2EE
13 421 (9.34%) XML
14 384 (8.52%) SOAP
15 381 (8.46%) .NET
16 327 (7.26%) JSON
17 302 (6.70%) Java EE
18 270 (5.99%) JPA
19 268 (5.95%) ASP.NET
19 268 (5.95%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 413 (9.17%) Greenfield Project
2 212 (4.70%) User Experience
3 211 (4.68%) Enterprise Software
4 161 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 141 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 114 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
7 104 (2.31%) iPad
8 92 (2.04%) Algorithms
9 71 (1.58%) Public Cloud
10 64 (1.42%) Cloud Native
11 57 (1.26%) Fixed Income
12 53 (1.18%) Wiki
13 50 (1.11%) Virtual Team
14 47 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 43 (0.95%) Data Structures
16 41 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
17 33 (0.73%) Hedge funds
18 32 (0.71%) Private Cloud
19 27 (0.60%) Equities
20 23 (0.51%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 595 (13.20%) Linux
2 183 (4.06%) Windows
3 175 (3.88%) Android
4 156 (3.46%) Unix
5 140 (3.11%) Apple iOS
6 56 (1.24%) CentOS
7 43 (0.95%) Windows Server
8 35 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (0.31%) Mac OS
9 14 (0.31%) Ubuntu
10 13 (0.29%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (0.24%) Fedora
13 8 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (0.16%) Debian
14 7 (0.16%) SUSE
15 6 (0.13%) FreeRTOS
16 5 (0.11%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.11%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.044%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,665 (59.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1,642 (36.44%) Microservices
3 1,356 (30.09%) TDD
4 1,215 (26.96%) Software Engineering
5 921 (20.44%) Scrum
6 709 (15.73%) DevOps
7 645 (14.31%) Continuous Integration
8 622 (13.80%) OO
9 608 (13.49%) MVC
10 556 (12.34%) BDD
11 460 (10.21%) Test Automation
12 425 (9.43%) Mentoring
13 405 (8.99%) E-Commerce
14 404 (8.97%) Computer Science
15 392 (8.70%) Fintech
16 383 (8.50%) Problem-Solving
17 353 (7.83%) Kanban
18 317 (7.04%) Web Development
19 310 (6.88%) Open Source
20 303 (6.72%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4,173 (92.61%) Java
2 1,620 (35.95%) JavaScript
3 1,381 (30.65%) Java 8
4 1,162 (25.79%) SQL
5 472 (10.47%) C#
6 453 (10.05%) Python
7 290 (6.44%) Scala
8 198 (4.39%) C
9 194 (4.31%) C++
10 170 (3.77%) Kotlin
11 141 (3.13%) PHP
12 119 (2.64%) ES6
13 111 (2.46%) Ruby
14 110 (2.44%) TypeScript
15 92 (2.04%) Groovy
16 90 (2.00%) T-SQL
17 70 (1.55%) Go
18 62 (1.38%) Java 9
19 60 (1.33%) PL/SQL
20 53 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 527 (11.70%) Degree
2 228 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 219 (4.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 98 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 72 (1.60%) DV Cleared
6 46 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 40 (0.89%) CISSP
7 40 (0.89%) GIAC
7 40 (0.89%) Numerate Degree
8 38 (0.84%) CCNA
8 38 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
8 38 (0.84%) CompTIA Security+
8 38 (0.84%) Linux+ Certification
8 38 (0.84%) MCSE
8 38 (0.84%) Network+ Certification
8 38 (0.84%) SANS
8 38 (0.84%) SSCP
9 21 (0.47%) Master's Degree
10 17 (0.38%) ISTQB
11 15 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 227 (5.04%) QA
2 18 (0.40%) PSD2
3 17 (0.38%) GDPR
4 16 (0.36%) WAI
5 11 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.18%) EMIR
7 7 (0.16%) MiFID
8 6 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
8 6 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.067%) SLA
10 2 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.022%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.022%) NIST
11 1 (0.022%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.022%) PMO
System Software
1 1,100 (24.41%) Docker
2 23 (0.51%) Active Directory
3 22 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.31%) Firmware
5 13 (0.29%) vSphere
6 12 (0.27%) HDFS
7 11 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 8 (0.18%) GridGain
9 5 (0.11%) XenApp
10 4 (0.089%) KVM
10 4 (0.089%) vCloud
10 4 (0.089%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.067%) Postfix
12 2 (0.044%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.044%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.022%) NFS
13 1 (0.022%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 649 (14.40%) Kubernetes
2 186 (4.13%) Ansible
3 180 (3.99%) Terraform
4 74 (1.64%) Marathon
4 74 (1.64%) Mesos
5 67 (1.49%) Puppet
6 48 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
7 38 (0.84%) Kibana
8 28 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
9 22 (0.49%) Istio
10 13 (0.29%) Salt
11 10 (0.22%) Grafana
11 10 (0.22%) Prometheus
11 10 (0.22%) Rancher
12 9 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
13 8 (0.18%) HP Fortify
13 8 (0.18%) Knative
13 8 (0.18%) logstash
13 8 (0.18%) Packer
14 6 (0.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 630 (13.98%) Oracle
2 224 (4.97%) Google
3 215 (4.77%) Microsoft
4 123 (2.73%) SAP
5 98 (2.17%) Adobe
6 81 (1.80%) Splunk
6 81 (1.80%) WorldPay
7 76 (1.69%) hybris
8 74 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
9 71 (1.58%) Red Hat
10 70 (1.55%) Atlassian
11 51 (1.13%) MuleSoft
12 46 (1.02%) IBM
13 38 (0.84%) Elastic Path
13 38 (0.84%) Facebook
14 27 (0.60%) VMware
15 24 (0.53%) Interwoven
16 21 (0.47%) Sitecore
17 17 (0.38%) Dell
18 16 (0.36%) Demandware