Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 81 100
Rank change year-on-year 0 +19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Spring 5,987 5,856 5,657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.68% 3.50% 2.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.02% 8.60% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4,836 4,725 5,025
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £34,425
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 66,354 68,101 74,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.81% 40.73% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 55,607 57,538 65,630
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 July 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 19 July 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 +13 2,878 £65,000 +4.00% 369
South East +1 1,092 £52,500 +2.94% 155
North of England -4 870 £47,500 - 156
Midlands +46 433 £52,500 +16.67% 81
North West -14 422 £50,000 +5.26% 85
Yorkshire +9 393 £45,000 -5.26% 63
South West -27 359 £47,500 +5.56% 30
East of England -25 344 £50,000 +5.26% 52
West Midlands +63 264 £52,500 +8.25% 52
East Midlands +29 167 £52,500 +16.67% 28
North East +8 56 £40,000 +6.67% 8
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 5,885 (98.30%) Java
2 3,793 (63.35%) Agile Software Development
3 2,279 (38.07%) JavaScript
4 2,176 (36.35%) Hibernate
5 2,005 (33.49%) TDD
6 1,960 (32.74%) SQL
7 1,887 (31.52%) Java 8
8 1,775 (29.65%) Software Engineering
9 1,687 (28.18%) Microservices
10 1,576 (26.32%) HTML
11 1,543 (25.77%) Web Services
12 1,480 (24.72%) Spring Boot
13 1,463 (24.44%) Finance
14 1,339 (22.37%) Scrum
15 1,311 (21.90%) Maven
16 1,310 (21.88%) CSS
17 1,294 (21.61%) REST
18 1,289 (21.53%) AngularJS
19 1,185 (19.79%) Git (software)
20 1,184 (19.78%) Oracle
21 1,123 (18.76%) Amazon AWS
22 1,079 (18.02%) Jenkins
23 1,057 (17.65%) MVC
24 1,020 (17.04%) RESTful
25 1,010 (16.87%) Docker
26 992 (16.57%) JUnit
27 977 (16.32%) DevOps
28 971 (16.22%) J2EE
29 960 (16.03%) Degree
30 928 (15.50%) 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
1 764 (12.76%) Tomcat
2 440 (7.35%) JBoss
3 419 (7.00%) Apache
4 292 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
5 248 (4.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 227 (3.79%) WebLogic
7 222 (3.71%) WebSphere
8 211 (3.52%) Confluence
9 153 (2.56%) Apache Spark
10 135 (2.25%) CMS
11 112 (1.87%) Mule
12 96 (1.60%) Cloud Foundry
13 88 (1.47%) Apache Solr
14 74 (1.24%) Jetty
15 56 (0.94%) WildFly
16 52 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 43 (0.72%) Mule ESB
18 30 (0.50%) OpenStack
19 25 (0.42%) Alfresco
19 25 (0.42%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 9 (0.15%) Chatbot
2 7 (0.12%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.10%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.050%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.050%) Weka
5 2 (0.033%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.017%) Blender
6 1 (0.017%) GIMP
6 1 (0.017%) HipChat
6 1 (0.017%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.017%) Mingle
6 1 (0.017%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.017%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 65 (1.09%) Payment Gateway
2 44 (0.73%) SAP Hybris
3 15 (0.25%) SAP ERP
4 13 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
5 10 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
6 9 (0.15%) Eloqua
7 8 (0.13%) Unica
8 7 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
8 7 (0.12%) Magento
8 7 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
9 6 (0.10%) Infor M3
10 5 (0.084%) Actimize
10 5 (0.084%) LatentZero
10 5 (0.084%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (0.084%) thinkFolio
11 3 (0.050%) BusinessWorks
11 3 (0.050%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 2 (0.033%) Fredhopper
12 2 (0.033%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.033%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 1,123 (18.76%) Amazon AWS
2 248 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 226 (3.77%) GitHub
4 153 (2.56%) SaaS
5 144 (2.41%) OpenShift
6 141 (2.36%) PaaS
7 136 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 104 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
9 95 (1.59%) IaaS
10 92 (1.54%) Serverless
11 75 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
12 56 (0.94%) IBM Cloud
13 55 (0.92%) Slack
14 34 (0.57%) Amazon S3
15 32 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 32 (0.53%) npm
16 31 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
17 30 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
18 24 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
19 18 (0.30%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 155 (2.59%) HTTP
2 139 (2.32%) Internet
3 57 (0.95%) TCP/IP
4 43 (0.72%) FTP
5 40 (0.67%) SMS
6 37 (0.62%) AMQP
7 31 (0.52%) SSL
8 17 (0.28%) SMPP
9 13 (0.22%) DNS
10 12 (0.20%) Firewall
11 9 (0.15%) Intranet
11 9 (0.15%) Network Security
12 8 (0.13%) HTTPS
13 6 (0.10%) SMTP
14 5 (0.084%) PPP
14 5 (0.084%) SSH
14 5 (0.084%) Unified Communications
14 5 (0.084%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (0.084%) Wireless
15 4 (0.067%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 928 (15.50%) NoSQL
2 810 (13.53%) MySQL
3 740 (12.36%) MongoDB
4 586 (9.79%) Relational Database
5 483 (8.07%) SQL Server
6 444 (7.42%) PostgreSQL
7 406 (6.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 352 (5.88%) Big Data
9 234 (3.91%) Hadoop
10 233 (3.89%) RDBMS
11 153 (2.56%) Redis
12 126 (2.10%) Oracle Database
13 121 (2.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 107 (1.79%) DB2
15 104 (1.74%) Blockchain
16 72 (1.20%) Neo4j
17 62 (1.04%) Hazelcast
18 51 (0.85%) Riak
19 45 (0.75%) Couchbase
20 44 (0.73%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1,311 (21.90%) Maven
2 1,185 (19.79%) Git (software)
3 1,079 (18.02%) Jenkins
4 992 (16.57%) JUnit
5 462 (7.72%) JIRA
6 412 (6.88%) Gradle
6 412 (6.88%) Subversion
7 391 (6.53%) Selenium
8 319 (5.33%) Cucumber
9 300 (5.01%) Eclipse
10 225 (3.76%) Mockito
11 168 (2.81%) IntelliJ
12 164 (2.74%) Ant
13 149 (2.49%) Sonatype Nexus
14 145 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 116 (1.94%) Bitbucket
16 88 (1.47%) Mocha
17 86 (1.44%) TestNG
18 83 (1.39%) Vagrant
19 81 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 1,463 (24.44%) Finance
2 667 (11.14%) Banking
3 332 (5.55%) Retail
4 308 (5.14%) Games
5 277 (4.63%) Advertising
6 254 (4.24%) Investment Banking
7 194 (3.24%) Financial Institution
8 136 (2.27%) Marketing
9 121 (2.02%) Telecoms
10 110 (1.84%) Front Office
11 71 (1.19%) Law
12 61 (1.02%) Manufacturing
13 54 (0.90%) Electronics
14 48 (0.80%) Back Office
15 44 (0.73%) Publishing
16 40 (0.67%) Retail Banking
17 20 (0.33%) Automotive
17 20 (0.33%) Online Betting
18 17 (0.28%) Military
19 9 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4,403 (73.54%) Developer
2 3,955 (66.06%) Java Developer
3 1,280 (21.38%) Senior Developer
4 1,180 (19.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 787 (13.15%) Java Engineer
6 778 (12.99%) Software Engineer
7 525 (8.77%) Java Software Engineer
8 293 (4.89%) Lead Developer
9 283 (4.73%) Software Developer
10 266 (4.44%) Lead Java Developer
11 257 (4.29%) Architect
12 253 (4.23%) Java Software Developer
13 248 (4.14%) Senior Software Engineer
14 219 (3.66%) Senior Java Engineer
15 182 (3.04%) Full Stack Developer
16 159 (2.66%) Senior Java Software Engineer
17 157 (2.62%) AWS Developer
18 143 (2.39%) Java Developer - Fintech
19 134 (2.24%) Junior
20 132 (2.20%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,176 (36.35%) Hibernate
2 1,576 (26.32%) HTML
3 1,543 (25.77%) Web Services
4 1,480 (24.72%) Spring Boot
5 1,310 (21.88%) CSS
6 1,294 (21.61%) REST
7 1,289 (21.53%) AngularJS
8 1,020 (17.04%) RESTful
9 971 (16.22%) J2EE
10 900 (15.03%) Java EE
11 753 (12.58%) XML
12 733 (12.24%) React
13 725 (12.11%) Node.js
14 662 (11.06%) HTML5
15 584 (9.75%) Spring MVC
16 577 (9.64%) SOAP
17 504 (8.42%) jQuery
18 477 (7.97%) JMS
18 477 (7.97%) JSON
19 449 (7.50%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 624 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 615 (10.27%) Greenfield Project
3 490 (8.18%) Fintech
4 362 (6.05%) Enterprise Software
5 343 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
6 190 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
7 178 (2.97%) Mobile App
8 163 (2.72%) User Experience
9 149 (2.49%) Algorithms
10 146 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
11 124 (2.07%) Data Structures
12 79 (1.32%) Derivative
12 79 (1.32%) Public Cloud
13 73 (1.22%) Online Games
14 69 (1.15%) Cloud Native
15 63 (1.05%) Hedge funds
16 58 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
17 54 (0.90%) Management Information System
18 50 (0.84%) Fixed Income
19 47 (0.79%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 883 (14.75%) Linux
2 258 (4.31%) Unix
3 160 (2.67%) Windows
4 141 (2.36%) Android
5 104 (1.74%) Apple iOS
6 64 (1.07%) CentOS
7 40 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (0.52%) Ubuntu
9 21 (0.35%) Mac OS
9 21 (0.35%) Solaris
10 15 (0.25%) openSUSE
11 13 (0.22%) Debian
12 9 (0.15%) Windows Server
13 7 (0.12%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.067%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.050%) Fedora
15 3 (0.050%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.050%) HPUX
16 2 (0.033%) AIX
16 2 (0.033%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,793 (63.35%) Agile Software Development
2 2,005 (33.49%) TDD
3 1,775 (29.65%) Software Engineering
4 1,687 (28.18%) Microservices
5 1,339 (22.37%) Scrum
6 1,057 (17.65%) MVC
7 977 (16.32%) DevOps
8 863 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
9 775 (12.94%) OO
10 765 (12.78%) BDD
11 649 (10.84%) SOA
12 643 (10.74%) Problem-Solving
13 639 (10.67%) Test Automation
14 575 (9.60%) SDLC
15 573 (9.57%) Web Development
16 569 (9.50%) E-Commerce
17 567 (9.47%) Open Source
18 555 (9.27%) Mentoring
19 448 (7.48%) Unit Testing
20 392 (6.55%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5,885 (98.30%) Java
2 2,279 (38.07%) JavaScript
3 1,960 (32.74%) SQL
4 1,887 (31.52%) Java 8
5 592 (9.89%) Python
6 539 (9.00%) Scala
7 478 (7.98%) PHP
8 309 (5.16%) C#
9 256 (4.28%) PL/SQL
10 224 (3.74%) Groovy
11 217 (3.62%) C++
12 209 (3.49%) Ruby
13 155 (2.59%) C
14 153 (2.56%) Shell Script
15 130 (2.17%) Kotlin
16 128 (2.14%) Java 9
17 110 (1.84%) Go
18 105 (1.75%) TypeScript
19 104 (1.74%) Bash Shell
20 95 (1.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 960 (16.03%) Degree
2 280 (4.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 134 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 68 (1.14%) Master's Degree
5 63 (1.05%) DV Cleared
6 57 (0.95%) SC Cleared
7 43 (0.72%) Numerate Degree
8 34 (0.57%) PhD
9 13 (0.22%) HND
9 13 (0.22%) Sun Certification
10 10 (0.17%) AWS Certification
11 8 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
12 7 (0.12%) OCPJP
13 6 (0.10%) ISEB
13 6 (0.10%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.084%) DBS Check
14 5 (0.084%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.067%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (0.067%) PMP
16 3 (0.050%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 325 (5.43%) QA
2 44 (0.73%) GCP
3 38 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.18%) SLA
5 9 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.13%) GDPR
6 8 (0.13%) PSD2
7 7 (0.12%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.10%) SEPA
9 5 (0.084%) MiFID
9 5 (0.084%) PMO
9 5 (0.084%) Web Application Security Consortium
10 4 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 4 (0.067%) PA-DSS
11 3 (0.050%) ISO 20022
11 3 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.017%) DICOM
12 1 (0.017%) EMIR
12 1 (0.017%) HL7
System Software
1 1,010 (16.87%) Docker
2 27 (0.45%) GridGain
3 26 (0.43%) HDFS
4 23 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 15 (0.25%) Hyper-V
7 12 (0.20%) Apache Flume
8 11 (0.18%) Active Directory
9 6 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.050%) LXC
10 3 (0.050%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.017%) Firmware
11 1 (0.017%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.017%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.017%) vSphere
11 1 (0.017%) Xen
Systems Management
1 343 (5.73%) Kubernetes
2 313 (5.23%) Ansible
3 217 (3.62%) Puppet
4 165 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
5 138 (2.30%) Terraform
6 41 (0.68%) Salt
7 31 (0.52%) Nagios
7 31 (0.52%) Prometheus
8 29 (0.48%) Kibana
9 28 (0.47%) logstash
10 27 (0.45%) Marathon
11 20 (0.33%) Cobbler
12 12 (0.20%) Rancher
12 12 (0.20%) ZABBIX
13 11 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
14 9 (0.15%) Graphite
15 7 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
15 7 (0.12%) Tivoli
16 6 (0.10%) Mesos
16 6 (0.10%) Packer
Vendors
1 1,184 (19.78%) Oracle
2 205 (3.42%) Google
3 158 (2.64%) IBM
4 151 (2.52%) Sybase
5 130 (2.17%) Splunk
6 129 (2.15%) SAP
7 116 (1.94%) Red Hat
8 99 (1.65%) Microsoft
9 93 (1.55%) hybris
10 90 (1.50%) AppDynamics
11 89 (1.49%) TIBCO
12 75 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
13 72 (1.20%) Capita
14 68 (1.14%) WorldPay
15 62 (1.04%) Atlassian
16 46 (0.77%) Adobe
17 45 (0.75%) Cognizant
18 38 (0.63%) BEA
19 37 (0.62%) VMware
20 29 (0.48%) Apple