Period
to 1 August 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 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > England
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 86 104 84
Rank change year-on-year +18 -20 +1
Permanent jobs citing Spring 3,709 1,942 4,598
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.71% 3.10% 3.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.98% 7.62% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2,060 1,692 3,906
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £88,625
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +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 41,325 25,485 49,750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.32% 40.72% 37.56%
Number of salaries quoted 27,367 21,535 41,743
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £31,945
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £39,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +26 2,053 £77,500 +6.90% 328
South East +11 642 £60,000 -4.00% 73
North of England -4 429 £50,000 - 120
South West -8 263 £52,500 +5.00% 36
Midlands -1 219 £50,000 +11.11% 46
North West +15 205 £54,000 -1.82% 76
West Midlands -12 143 £52,500 +16.67% 38
Yorkshire -55 134 £50,000 - 28
North East +36 90 £50,000 +9.89% 16
East Midlands -7 75 £47,500 +18.75% 8
East of England -42 63 £60,000 +26.32% 36
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 3,495 (94.23%) Java
2 2,345 (63.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1,903 (51.31%) Microservices
4 1,697 (45.75%) Spring Boot
5 1,360 (36.67%) Docker
6 1,330 (35.86%) AWS
7 1,267 (34.16%) TDD
8 1,259 (33.94%) Software Engineering
9 1,163 (31.36%) Jenkins
10 1,140 (30.74%) DevOps
11 1,107 (29.85%) JavaScript
12 1,090 (29.39%) Finance
13 1,076 (29.01%) Git (software)
14 1,041 (28.07%) Kubernetes
15 1,016 (27.39%) SQL
16 961 (25.91%) React
17 901 (24.29%) AngularJS
18 896 (24.16%) Kafka
19 876 (23.62%) REST
20 839 (22.62%) Scrum
21 833 (22.46%) Java 8
22 795 (21.43%) RESTful
23 764 (20.60%) Continuous Integration
24 749 (20.19%) Social Skills
24 749 (20.19%) Full Stack Development
25 734 (19.79%) Hibernate
26 712 (19.20%) Linux
27 706 (19.03%) Azure
28 681 (18.36%) Node.js
28 681 (18.36%) NoSQL

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
1 343 (9.25%) Apache Spark
2 341 (9.19%) Apache
3 212 (5.72%) GemFire
4 206 (5.55%) Elasticsearch
5 184 (4.96%) Tomcat
6 118 (3.18%) Confluence
7 94 (2.53%) Cloud Foundry
8 88 (2.37%) nginx
9 42 (1.13%) JBoss
10 33 (0.89%) WebSphere
11 28 (0.75%) Apache Solr
12 26 (0.70%) Apache Pulsar
13 25 (0.67%) Apache TomEE
13 25 (0.67%) IIS
14 20 (0.54%) CMS
15 16 (0.43%) Red Hat Fuse
16 13 (0.35%) Mule
17 12 (0.32%) Mule ESB
17 12 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 12 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 38 (1.02%) InVision
1 38 (1.02%) Sketch
2 10 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (0.27%) Adobe XD
2 10 (0.27%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.054%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.054%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (0.30%) R3 Corda
2 8 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
2 8 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.16%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 3 (0.081%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.081%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (0.081%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.054%) Magento
5 2 (0.054%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
6 1 (0.027%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.027%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.027%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.027%) SunGard Martini
6 1 (0.027%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1,330 (35.86%) AWS
2 706 (19.03%) Azure
3 488 (13.16%) GitHub
4 471 (12.70%) GCP
5 237 (6.39%) Serverless
6 219 (5.90%) SaaS
7 197 (5.31%) Amazon Kinesis
8 167 (4.50%) OpenShift
9 116 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
10 109 (2.94%) PaaS
11 78 (2.10%) AWS Lambda
12 61 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
13 55 (1.48%) Amazon SQS
14 51 (1.38%) npm
15 48 (1.29%) Amazon EKS
16 42 (1.13%) Amazon ECS
17 38 (1.02%) Amazon S3
18 36 (0.97%) IaaS
19 34 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
20 31 (0.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 158 (4.26%) HTTP
2 76 (2.05%) AMQP
3 52 (1.40%) Internet
4 32 (0.86%) Calico
5 18 (0.49%) SSL
6 10 (0.27%) SSH
7 8 (0.22%) Firewall
7 8 (0.22%) SMS
8 6 (0.16%) Broadband
8 6 (0.16%) SWIFTNet
9 5 (0.13%) SNMP
10 4 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (0.11%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.054%) DNS
11 2 (0.054%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.027%) 5G
12 1 (0.027%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.027%) OpenLDAP
12 1 (0.027%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 681 (18.36%) NoSQL
2 645 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 633 (17.07%) PostgreSQL
4 404 (10.89%) Big Data
5 363 (9.79%) Redis
6 361 (9.73%) MongoDB
7 349 (9.41%) MySQL
8 234 (6.31%) HBase
9 231 (6.23%) MariaDB
10 198 (5.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 143 (3.86%) Hadoop
12 133 (3.59%) Apache Cassandra
13 131 (3.53%) RDBMS
14 126 (3.40%) SQL Server
15 73 (1.97%) Oracle Database
16 61 (1.64%) DB2
17 56 (1.51%) Amazon RDS
17 56 (1.51%) Hazelcast
18 39 (1.05%) Apache Accumulo
19 34 (0.92%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 1,163 (31.36%) Jenkins
2 1,076 (29.01%) Git (software)
3 608 (16.39%) JUnit
4 607 (16.37%) Maven
5 419 (11.30%) Gradle
6 376 (10.14%) Mockito
7 342 (9.22%) Cucumber
8 271 (7.31%) JIRA
9 264 (7.12%) IntelliJ
10 259 (6.98%) Protractor
11 258 (6.96%) Eclipse
12 237 (6.39%) Sonatype Nexus
13 229 (6.17%) Cypress.io
14 204 (5.50%) SonarQube
15 202 (5.45%) Storybook
16 162 (4.37%) Artifactory
17 146 (3.94%) Selenium
18 119 (3.21%) GitLab
19 90 (2.43%) Subversion
20 84 (2.26%) gulp
General
1 1,090 (29.39%) Finance
2 749 (20.19%) Social Skills
3 551 (14.86%) Banking
4 336 (9.06%) Law
5 316 (8.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 169 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
7 159 (4.29%) Retail
8 143 (3.86%) Games
9 123 (3.32%) Public Sector
10 96 (2.59%) Investment Banking
11 82 (2.21%) Front Office
12 71 (1.91%) Financial Institution
13 70 (1.89%) Back Office
13 70 (1.89%) Presentation Skills
14 57 (1.54%) Telecoms
15 54 (1.46%) Marketing
16 43 (1.16%) Documentation Skills
17 40 (1.08%) Manufacturing
18 35 (0.94%) Advertising
19 28 (0.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2,219 (59.83%) Developer
2 1,662 (44.81%) Java Developer
3 706 (19.03%) Software Engineer
4 566 (15.26%) Senior Developer
5 502 (13.53%) Java Engineer
6 445 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 239 (6.44%) Java Software Engineer
8 226 (6.09%) Senior Software Engineer
9 223 (6.01%) Full Stack Developer
10 209 (5.63%) Lead Developer
11 191 (5.15%) Senior Java Engineer
12 159 (4.29%) Principal Engineer
13 139 (3.75%) Software Developer
14 134 (3.61%) Lead Java Developer
15 132 (3.56%) Architect
16 128 (3.45%) Backend Developer
17 127 (3.42%) Principal Software Engineer
18 84 (2.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
19 80 (2.16%) React Developer
20 73 (1.97%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,697 (45.75%) Spring Boot
2 961 (25.91%) React
3 901 (24.29%) AngularJS
4 896 (24.16%) Kafka
5 876 (23.62%) REST
6 795 (21.43%) RESTful
7 734 (19.79%) Hibernate
8 681 (18.36%) Node.js
9 641 (17.28%) CSS
10 610 (16.45%) Web Services
11 514 (13.86%) HTML
12 454 (12.24%) RabbitMQ
13 411 (11.08%) JSON
14 312 (8.41%) Redux
15 268 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 265 (7.14%) GraphQL
17 253 (6.82%) Middleware
18 228 (6.15%) HTML5
19 215 (5.80%) WireMock
20 214 (5.77%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 287 (7.74%) User Experience
2 210 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
2 210 (5.66%) Linux Command Line
3 167 (4.50%) Self-Motivation
4 140 (3.77%) Algorithms
5 130 (3.50%) Mobile App
6 127 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
7 126 (3.40%) Data Structures
8 103 (2.78%) Cloud Native
9 90 (2.43%) Derivative
10 62 (1.67%) Virtual Team
11 59 (1.59%) Public Cloud
12 56 (1.51%) NHS
13 48 (1.29%) Online Games
14 42 (1.13%) iPad
15 36 (0.97%) SWIFT
16 32 (0.86%) Data Centre
16 32 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
16 32 (0.86%) Market Risk
16 32 (0.86%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 712 (19.20%) Linux
2 385 (10.38%) Unix
3 84 (2.26%) Windows
4 56 (1.51%) Android
5 48 (1.29%) Apple iOS
6 29 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (0.51%) Mac OS X
7 19 (0.51%) Ubuntu
8 9 (0.24%) CentOS
9 8 (0.22%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.16%) Windows Server
11 5 (0.13%) Solaris
12 1 (0.027%) Alpine Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,345 (63.22%) Agile Software Development
2 1,903 (51.31%) Microservices
3 1,267 (34.16%) TDD
4 1,259 (33.94%) Software Engineering
5 1,140 (30.74%) DevOps
6 839 (22.62%) Scrum
7 764 (20.60%) Continuous Integration
8 749 (20.19%) Full Stack Development
9 643 (17.34%) BDD
10 595 (16.04%) Open Source
11 554 (14.94%) OO
12 490 (13.21%) Computer Science
13 486 (13.10%) Problem-Solving
14 478 (12.89%) Fintech
15 475 (12.81%) Test Automation
16 374 (10.08%) Mentoring
17 333 (8.98%) Multithreading
18 289 (7.79%) Coaching
19 282 (7.60%) Continuous Delivery
20 280 (7.55%) Event-Driven
Programming Languages
1 3,495 (94.23%) Java
2 1,107 (29.85%) JavaScript
3 1,016 (27.39%) SQL
4 833 (22.46%) Java 8
5 579 (15.61%) Python
6 421 (11.35%) TypeScript
7 321 (8.65%) Kotlin
8 268 (7.23%) Java 11
9 222 (5.99%) Shell Script
10 221 (5.96%) Groovy
11 215 (5.80%) C#
12 195 (5.26%) Scala
13 87 (2.35%) ES6
14 82 (2.21%) C++
15 77 (2.08%) Go
16 69 (1.86%) Bash Shell
17 64 (1.73%) PL/SQL
18 63 (1.70%) C
18 63 (1.70%) PHP
19 34 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 541 (14.59%) Degree
2 267 (7.20%) Security Cleared
3 256 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 199 (5.37%) Oracle Certification
5 198 (5.34%) OCP
6 158 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
7 46 (1.24%) Master's Degree
8 24 (0.65%) SANS
9 16 (0.43%) AWS Certification
10 15 (0.40%) DV Cleared
11 11 (0.30%) PhD
12 10 (0.27%) DBS Check
13 9 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 7 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
15 6 (0.16%) HND
16 5 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
16 5 (0.13%) TOGAF Certification
17 4 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
18 2 (0.054%) A+ Certification
18 2 (0.054%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 219 (5.90%) QA
2 48 (1.29%) SLA
3 37 (1.00%) Accessibility
4 27 (0.73%) WCAG
5 24 (0.65%) EMIR
5 24 (0.65%) MiFID
6 11 (0.30%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.30%) ISO 20022
7 6 (0.16%) CDISC
7 6 (0.16%) Good Clinical Practice
7 6 (0.16%) ISO 15022
7 6 (0.16%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.11%) GDPR
9 3 (0.081%) GRC
10 2 (0.054%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.027%) PSD2
System Software
1 1,360 (36.67%) Docker
2 180 (4.85%) HDFS
3 138 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 60 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
5 29 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 19 (0.51%) Postfix
7 11 (0.30%) ISA Server
8 6 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.081%) OpenAM
10 3 (0.081%) OpenDJ
11 2 (0.054%) Active Directory
11 2 (0.054%) NDS
11 2 (0.054%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 2 (0.054%) vSphere
12 1 (0.027%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1,041 (28.07%) Kubernetes
2 490 (13.21%) Ansible
3 411 (11.08%) Terraform
4 134 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
5 96 (2.59%) Grafana
6 83 (2.24%) Puppet
7 62 (1.67%) Kibana
8 52 (1.40%) Prometheus
9 23 (0.62%) HAProxy
10 20 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
11 18 (0.49%) Istio
12 16 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
12 16 (0.43%) logstash
13 11 (0.30%) Mesos
13 11 (0.30%) Rancher
14 9 (0.24%) ZABBIX
15 8 (0.22%) Graphite
16 7 (0.19%) Salt
17 6 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
18 5 (0.13%) linkerd
Vendors
1 501 (13.51%) Oracle
2 203 (5.47%) VMware
3 201 (5.42%) Okta
4 199 (5.37%) Google
5 147 (3.96%) Microsoft
6 74 (2.00%) IBM
7 65 (1.75%) Splunk
8 58 (1.56%) Atlassian
9 57 (1.54%) Red Hat
10 48 (1.29%) Sybase
11 38 (1.02%) SAP
12 24 (0.65%) Guidewire
12 24 (0.65%) PayPal
13 22 (0.59%) Solace
14 21 (0.57%) BT
15 20 (0.54%) Adobe
15 20 (0.54%) MuleSoft
16 19 (0.51%) TIBCO
17 18 (0.49%) Sony
18 16 (0.43%) Greenplum