Period
to 24 October 2020

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 24 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > England
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 88 79
Rank change year-on-year -9 -9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Spring 1,460 4,229 5,843
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.26% 3.35% 3.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.41% 8.94% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,492 3,824 4,994
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £88,650 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £58,602 £57,500
% change year-on-year +6.65% +1.92% +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 19,690 47,294 61,583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.94% 37.48% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16,953 39,345 51,270
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £84,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +6.80% +3.00%

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 24 October 2020.

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 24 October 2020. 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 0 692 £72,500 - 189
South East +6 305 £65,000 +18.18% 52
North of England -12 191 £50,000 - 76
South West +40 138 £50,000 +5.26% 16
Yorkshire +5 101 £50,000 +7.53% 25
Midlands -11 84 £46,250 +6.32% 24
North West -20 68 £55,000 +0.81% 39
West Midlands +28 51 £47,500 +5.56% 14
East of England +27 39 £57,500 +2.68% 15
East Midlands -3 33 £40,000 -2.44% 10
North East +35 21 £45,250 -17.06% 12
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 24 October 2020, 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 1,355 (92.81%) Java
2 797 (54.59%) Agile Software Development
3 636 (43.56%) Microservices
4 619 (42.40%) Spring Boot
5 464 (31.78%) JavaScript
6 444 (30.41%) TDD
7 410 (28.08%) AWS
8 401 (27.47%) Java 8
9 398 (27.26%) SQL
10 361 (24.73%) Docker
11 326 (22.33%) AngularJS
12 324 (22.19%) REST
13 322 (22.05%) DevOps
14 320 (21.92%) Software Engineering
15 299 (20.48%) Git (software)
16 293 (20.07%) Hibernate
17 290 (19.86%) Kubernetes
18 277 (18.97%) RESTful
19 259 (17.74%) NoSQL
20 255 (17.47%) Continuous Integration
21 252 (17.26%) React
22 247 (16.92%) Scrum
23 241 (16.51%) Finance
23 241 (16.51%) Maven
24 235 (16.10%) Web Services
25 234 (16.03%) Jenkins
26 231 (15.82%) Node.js
27 225 (15.41%) JUnit
28 222 (15.21%) BDD
29 211 (14.45%) Kafka

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
1 115 (7.88%) Tomcat
2 94 (6.44%) Apache
3 90 (6.16%) Elasticsearch
4 80 (5.48%) Apache Spark
5 59 (4.04%) Confluence
6 35 (2.40%) WebSphere
7 29 (1.99%) Cloud Foundry
8 23 (1.58%) WebLogic
9 20 (1.37%) JBoss
10 17 (1.16%) CMS
11 9 (0.62%) Red Hat Fuse
12 8 (0.55%) SAS
13 7 (0.48%) GlassFish
13 7 (0.48%) IIS
13 7 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.34%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.34%) Tornado
15 4 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 4 (0.27%) WildFly
16 3 (0.21%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (0.21%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.48%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 7 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
3 3 (0.21%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.14%) R3 Corda
4 2 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.068%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.068%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 410 (28.08%) AWS
2 176 (12.05%) Azure
3 120 (8.22%) GCP
4 99 (6.78%) GitHub
5 84 (5.75%) SaaS
6 55 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
7 42 (2.88%) OpenShift
8 38 (2.60%) PaaS
9 37 (2.53%) Stackdriver
10 32 (2.19%) Serverless
11 20 (1.37%) npm
12 17 (1.16%) IBM Cloud
13 16 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
14 14 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
14 14 (0.96%) Slack
15 12 (0.82%) Amazon ECS
15 12 (0.82%) Amazon Kinesis
15 12 (0.82%) IaaS
16 11 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
17 9 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 27 (1.85%) Internet
2 22 (1.51%) HTTP
3 13 (0.89%) AMQP
4 8 (0.55%) SSH
5 7 (0.48%) 5G
6 4 (0.27%) DNS
7 3 (0.21%) Firewall
7 3 (0.21%) Network Security
7 3 (0.21%) Skype
7 3 (0.21%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.14%) SMPP
8 2 (0.14%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (0.14%) SSL
9 1 (0.068%) ATM
9 1 (0.068%) CDMA
9 1 (0.068%) Extranet
9 1 (0.068%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.068%) Intranet
9 1 (0.068%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.068%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (17.74%) NoSQL
2 182 (12.47%) PostgreSQL
3 134 (9.18%) MongoDB
4 118 (8.08%) MySQL
5 115 (7.88%) Big Data
6 113 (7.74%) Relational Database
7 104 (7.12%) SQL Server
8 60 (4.11%) Hadoop
9 52 (3.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 34 (2.33%) Redis
11 33 (2.26%) RDBMS
12 28 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
13 24 (1.64%) Oracle Database
14 22 (1.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 13 (0.89%) Apache Hive
15 13 (0.89%) HBase
15 13 (0.89%) Impala
16 12 (0.82%) Blockchain
17 10 (0.68%) GIS
17 10 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 299 (20.48%) Git (software)
2 241 (16.51%) Maven
3 234 (16.03%) Jenkins
4 225 (15.41%) JUnit
5 126 (8.63%) JIRA
6 125 (8.56%) Mockito
7 77 (5.27%) Gradle
8 41 (2.81%) SonarQube
9 38 (2.60%) Eclipse
10 35 (2.40%) Subversion
11 33 (2.26%) jMock
12 32 (2.19%) Bitbucket
12 32 (2.19%) Selenium
13 31 (2.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 31 (2.12%) Cucumber
14 30 (2.05%) DbUnit
15 25 (1.71%) IntelliJ
16 24 (1.64%) Ant
17 22 (1.51%) GitLab
18 18 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 241 (16.51%) Finance
2 118 (8.08%) Banking
3 101 (6.92%) Public Sector
4 45 (3.08%) Retail
5 36 (2.47%) Investment Banking
6 29 (1.99%) Games
7 28 (1.92%) Front Office
8 23 (1.58%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.23%) Advertising
9 18 (1.23%) Telecoms
10 14 (0.96%) Marketing
11 12 (0.82%) Law
12 9 (0.62%) Back Office
12 9 (0.62%) Publishing
13 8 (0.55%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.55%) Legal
14 7 (0.48%) French Language
15 6 (0.41%) Electronics
16 5 (0.34%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1,045 (71.58%) Developer
2 818 (56.03%) Java Developer
3 269 (18.42%) Senior Developer
4 210 (14.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 168 (11.51%) Java Engineer
6 121 (8.29%) Full Stack Developer
7 116 (7.95%) Software Engineer
8 102 (6.99%) Lead Developer
9 86 (5.89%) Lead Java Developer
10 76 (5.21%) Java Software Engineer
11 69 (4.73%) Architect
12 66 (4.52%) SC Cleared Java Developer
13 63 (4.32%) Senior Java Engineer
14 56 (3.84%) Software Developer
15 55 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
16 38 (2.60%) Java Architect
17 35 (2.40%) Senior Full Stack Developer
18 32 (2.19%) Senior Java Software Engineer
19 31 (2.12%) Digital Developer
20 30 (2.05%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 619 (42.40%) Spring Boot
2 326 (22.33%) AngularJS
3 324 (22.19%) REST
4 293 (20.07%) Hibernate
5 277 (18.97%) RESTful
6 252 (17.26%) React
7 235 (16.10%) Web Services
8 231 (15.82%) Node.js
9 211 (14.45%) Kafka
10 201 (13.77%) HTML
11 198 (13.56%) CSS
12 142 (9.73%) J2EE
13 138 (9.45%) JMS
14 126 (8.63%) Apache Camel
15 119 (8.15%) SOAP
16 112 (7.67%) RabbitMQ
17 107 (7.33%) Java EE
18 99 (6.78%) XML
19 96 (6.58%) Spring Integration
20 79 (5.41%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 62 (4.25%) User Experience
2 61 (4.18%) Cloud Native
3 59 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (3.84%) Greenfield Project
5 38 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (2.26%) Fixed Income
6 33 (2.26%) Mobile App
7 30 (2.05%) Algorithms
8 29 (1.99%) NHS
9 28 (1.92%) Market Risk
10 25 (1.71%) Public Cloud
11 24 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
12 21 (1.44%) Blog
13 16 (1.10%) Data Structures
13 16 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 16 (1.10%) Social Media
14 15 (1.03%) Private Cloud
15 11 (0.75%) STB
16 10 (0.68%) Social Network
17 8 (0.55%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 133 (9.11%) Linux
2 47 (3.22%) Unix
3 40 (2.74%) Windows
4 35 (2.40%) Android
5 33 (2.26%) Apple iOS
6 13 (0.89%) VMS
7 11 (0.75%) Ubuntu
8 10 (0.68%) CentOS
8 10 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.34%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.34%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.14%) Solaris
11 1 (0.068%) Debian
11 1 (0.068%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 1 (0.068%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.068%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 797 (54.59%) Agile Software Development
2 636 (43.56%) Microservices
3 444 (30.41%) TDD
4 322 (22.05%) DevOps
5 320 (21.92%) Software Engineering
6 255 (17.47%) Continuous Integration
7 247 (16.92%) Scrum
8 222 (15.21%) BDD
9 180 (12.33%) MVC
10 164 (11.23%) Test Automation
11 126 (8.63%) Fintech
12 125 (8.56%) Mentoring
12 125 (8.56%) Open Source
13 120 (8.22%) OO
14 102 (6.99%) Unit Testing
15 91 (6.23%) Computer Science
16 90 (6.16%) Problem-Solving
17 88 (6.03%) Domain-Driven Design
17 88 (6.03%) Multithreading
18 87 (5.96%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1,355 (92.81%) Java
2 464 (31.78%) JavaScript
3 401 (27.47%) Java 8
4 398 (27.26%) SQL
5 161 (11.03%) Python
6 102 (6.99%) TypeScript
7 93 (6.37%) Scala
8 83 (5.68%) Kotlin
9 68 (4.66%) C#
10 49 (3.36%) Shell Script
11 39 (2.67%) PHP
12 32 (2.19%) C
13 26 (1.78%) Apple Swift
14 19 (1.30%) Ruby
15 18 (1.23%) C++
15 18 (1.23%) Go
16 17 (1.16%) Bash Shell
16 17 (1.16%) Objective-C
16 17 (1.16%) XPath
17 14 (0.96%) R
Qualifications
1 199 (13.63%) Security Cleared
2 170 (11.64%) SC Cleared
3 113 (7.74%) Degree
4 51 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 46 (3.15%) DV Cleared
6 21 (1.44%) Master's Degree
7 9 (0.62%) HND
8 6 (0.41%) HNC
9 5 (0.34%) PhD
10 4 (0.27%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.068%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.068%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.068%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.068%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (4.38%) QA
2 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.21%) WCAG
3 2 (0.14%) GDPR
3 2 (0.14%) MiFID
3 2 (0.14%) NCSC
3 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.068%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.068%) SLA
System Software
1 361 (24.73%) Docker
2 18 (1.23%) vSphere
3 16 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.89%) Postfix
5 8 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (0.48%) HDFS
7 1 (0.068%) vCloud
7 1 (0.068%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 290 (19.86%) Kubernetes
2 104 (7.12%) Terraform
3 78 (5.34%) Ansible
4 41 (2.81%) Grafana
5 34 (2.33%) Puppet
6 26 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (0.68%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 9 (0.62%) Kibana
9 8 (0.55%) logstash
10 7 (0.48%) Prometheus
11 5 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
12 4 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
13 3 (0.21%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
13 3 (0.21%) vRealize
14 2 (0.14%) Control-M
14 2 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
14 2 (0.14%) HAProxy
14 2 (0.14%) HP Fortify
14 2 (0.14%) Nagios
14 2 (0.14%) Rancher
Vendors
1 129 (8.84%) Oracle
2 95 (6.51%) Google
3 61 (4.18%) Splunk
4 42 (2.88%) ServiceNow
5 40 (2.74%) Microsoft
6 37 (2.53%) Red Hat
7 34 (2.33%) IBM
8 26 (1.78%) Atlassian
8 26 (1.78%) SAP
9 16 (1.10%) VMware
10 14 (0.96%) Solace
11 13 (0.89%) Apple
11 13 (0.89%) MuleSoft
12 11 (0.75%) NetIQ
13 10 (0.68%) Talend
14 9 (0.62%) Ariba
14 9 (0.62%) Cloudera
14 9 (0.62%) Databricks
15 8 (0.55%) TIBCO
16 6 (0.41%) Informatica