Period
to

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 17 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > England
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 85 103 95
Rank change year-on-year +18 -8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Spring 4,944 2,542 2,894
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.66% 3.19% 3.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.17% 7.93% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,892 1,897 2,430
10th Percentile £46,093 £41,250 £38,750
25th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% - +4.17%
75th Percentile £93,750 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £92,500 £92,500
UK median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 53,908 32,052 34,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.92% 40.25% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 26,537 24,997 28,871
10th Percentile £37,750 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £91,250
UK median annual salary £63,750 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.91% - +4.76%

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 17 May 2022.

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 17 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London +9 3,371 £85,000 +13.33% 253
North of England +15 517 £57,500 +15.00% 69
South East -63 389 £70,000 +16.67% 38
North West +63 336 £57,500 +9.52% 44
Midlands -3 271 £60,000 +20.00% 33
South West -33 211 £57,000 +8.57% 27
West Midlands -4 186 £65,000 +18.18% 21
Yorkshire -5 148 £56,250 +18.42% 22
East of England -72 86 £56,250 -6.25% 19
East Midlands -17 75 £52,500 +10.53% 11
North East -60 33 £50,000 - 3
South Coast - 3 - -
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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 4,733 (95.73%) Java
2 3,049 (61.67%) Agile
3 2,855 (57.75%) Spring Boot
4 2,614 (52.87%) Microservices
5 2,262 (45.75%) AWS
6 2,017 (40.80%) Docker
7 1,940 (39.24%) Kubernetes
8 1,780 (36.00%) Software Engineering
9 1,639 (33.15%) TDD
10 1,591 (32.18%) CI/CD
11 1,524 (30.83%) Git (software)
12 1,458 (29.49%) Finance
13 1,411 (28.54%) Kafka
14 1,302 (26.33%) DevOps
15 1,293 (26.15%) REST
16 1,285 (25.99%) JavaScript
17 1,228 (24.84%) Jenkins
18 1,218 (24.64%) Azure
19 1,170 (23.67%) SQL
20 1,169 (23.64%) React
21 1,140 (23.06%) Continuous Integration
22 1,113 (22.51%) RESTful
23 1,029 (20.81%) Scrum
24 969 (19.60%) NoSQL
25 953 (19.28%) GCP
26 926 (18.73%) Maven
27 899 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
28 891 (18.02%) Social Skills
29 877 (17.74%) Hibernate
30 868 (17.56%) Relational Database

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
1 336 (6.80%) Elasticsearch
2 191 (3.86%) Confluence
3 164 (3.32%) Apache Solr
4 146 (2.95%) Apache
5 132 (2.67%) Tomcat
6 114 (2.31%) nginx
7 109 (2.20%) CMS
8 94 (1.90%) Apache Spark
9 76 (1.54%) JBoss
10 48 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
11 46 (0.93%) WebSphere
12 37 (0.75%) Apache Airflow
13 34 (0.69%) IIS
14 27 (0.55%) WebLogic
15 25 (0.51%) Camunda
15 25 (0.51%) Mule
16 23 (0.47%) GemFire
16 23 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
17 19 (0.38%) Headless CMS
18 18 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (0.40%) Chatbot
2 13 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (0.16%) Maple
5 7 (0.14%) InVision
5 7 (0.14%) Sketch
6 1 (0.020%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 48 (0.97%) Payment Gateway
2 45 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (0.22%) Magento
4 10 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
5 7 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
6 5 (0.10%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
7 3 (0.061%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.020%) ENOVIA
8 1 (0.020%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.020%) Shopify
8 1 (0.020%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2,262 (45.75%) AWS
2 1,218 (24.64%) Azure
3 953 (19.28%) GCP
4 753 (15.23%) Serverless
5 407 (8.23%) GitHub
6 357 (7.22%) AWS Lambda
7 258 (5.22%) OpenShift
8 251 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
9 220 (4.45%) PaaS
10 171 (3.46%) Amazon EC2
11 163 (3.30%) SaaS
12 134 (2.71%) Amazon S3
13 94 (1.90%) Amazon ECS
14 92 (1.86%) npm
15 84 (1.70%) Azure Functions
16 78 (1.58%) Amazon SQS
17 73 (1.48%) Amazon Kinesis
18 52 (1.05%) Amazon EKS
19 44 (0.89%) WhatsApp
20 42 (0.85%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 191 (3.86%) HTTP
2 103 (2.08%) Internet
3 55 (1.11%) TCP/IP
4 44 (0.89%) Broadband
5 25 (0.51%) DNS
6 22 (0.44%) Firewall
7 19 (0.38%) PPP
7 19 (0.38%) VPN
8 16 (0.32%) AMQP
8 16 (0.32%) VoIP
9 15 (0.30%) SMS
10 13 (0.26%) Calico
11 12 (0.24%) Bluetooth
12 11 (0.22%) Network Security
12 11 (0.22%) SSL
13 7 (0.14%) SSH
14 6 (0.12%) FTP
15 5 (0.10%) Wireshark
16 4 (0.081%) Reverse Proxy
16 4 (0.081%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 969 (19.60%) NoSQL
2 899 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 868 (17.56%) Relational Database
4 761 (15.39%) MySQL
5 657 (13.29%) MongoDB
6 498 (10.07%) Redis
7 356 (7.20%) Big Data
8 238 (4.81%) SQL Server
9 224 (4.53%) RDBMS
10 215 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 196 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
12 169 (3.42%) Hadoop
13 156 (3.16%) Amazon Aurora
14 95 (1.92%) Hazelcast
15 73 (1.48%) DB2
16 69 (1.40%) HBase
17 61 (1.23%) Couchbase
18 59 (1.19%) Oracle Database
19 49 (0.99%) BigQuery
20 48 (0.97%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1,524 (30.83%) Git (software)
2 1,228 (24.84%) Jenkins
3 926 (18.73%) Maven
4 749 (15.15%) JUnit
5 577 (11.67%) Gradle
6 467 (9.45%) Mockito
7 378 (7.65%) JIRA
8 315 (6.37%) GitLab
9 199 (4.03%) Cucumber
10 190 (3.84%) Selenium
11 149 (3.01%) Bitbucket
12 130 (2.63%) SonarQube
13 119 (2.41%) Subversion
14 116 (2.35%) Sonatype Nexus
15 104 (2.10%) CircleCI
16 96 (1.94%) webpack
17 94 (1.90%) Eclipse
18 76 (1.54%) JMeter
19 75 (1.52%) Artifactory
19 75 (1.52%) Cypress.io
General
1 1,458 (29.49%) Finance
2 891 (18.02%) Social Skills
3 637 (12.88%) Banking
4 412 (8.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 345 (6.98%) Games
6 333 (6.74%) Retail
7 300 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
8 251 (5.08%) Manufacturing
9 169 (3.42%) Marketing
10 156 (3.16%) Law
10 156 (3.16%) Public Sector
11 120 (2.43%) Telecoms
12 118 (2.39%) Financial Institution
13 81 (1.64%) Automotive
14 80 (1.62%) Legal
15 58 (1.17%) Investment Banking
16 55 (1.11%) Front Office
17 48 (0.97%) Publishing
18 44 (0.89%) Advertising
19 37 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2,590 (52.39%) Developer
2 1,972 (39.89%) Java Developer
3 1,011 (20.45%) Java Engineer
4 985 (19.92%) Software Engineer
5 879 (17.78%) Senior Developer
6 751 (15.19%) Senior Java Developer
7 378 (7.65%) Java Software Engineer
8 376 (7.61%) Senior Software Engineer
9 310 (6.27%) Senior Java Engineer
10 256 (5.18%) Principal Engineer
11 233 (4.71%) Full Stack Developer
12 187 (3.78%) Software Developer
13 168 (3.40%) Lead Developer
14 149 (3.01%) Senior Java Software Engineer
15 145 (2.93%) Architect
16 125 (2.53%) Lead Java Developer
17 106 (2.14%) Technical Leader
18 100 (2.02%) Backend Developer
19 93 (1.88%) DevOps Engineer
20 78 (1.58%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,855 (57.75%) Spring Boot
2 1,411 (28.54%) Kafka
3 1,293 (26.15%) REST
4 1,169 (23.64%) React
5 1,113 (22.51%) RESTful
6 877 (17.74%) Hibernate
7 817 (16.53%) AngularJS
8 744 (15.05%) Node.js
9 717 (14.50%) HTML
10 655 (13.25%) CSS
11 549 (11.10%) Web Services
12 441 (8.92%) RabbitMQ
13 436 (8.82%) JSON
14 371 (7.50%) Spring MVC
15 359 (7.26%) JPA
16 351 (7.10%) GraphQL
17 345 (6.98%) HTML5
18 252 (5.10%) .NET
19 244 (4.94%) XML
20 232 (4.69%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 283 (5.72%) User Experience
2 224 (4.53%) Enterprise Software
3 212 (4.29%) Social Media
4 204 (4.13%) Life Science
5 201 (4.07%) Greenfield Project
6 197 (3.98%) Self-Motivation
7 194 (3.92%) Algorithms
8 181 (3.66%) Mobile App
9 175 (3.54%) Data Structures
10 153 (3.09%) Public Cloud
11 151 (3.05%) Cloud Native
12 137 (2.77%) Social Network
13 134 (2.71%) Virtual Team
14 90 (1.82%) Blockchain
15 72 (1.46%) Video\Live Streaming
16 66 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
17 62 (1.25%) Derivative
18 57 (1.15%) Management Information System
18 57 (1.15%) Online Games
19 56 (1.13%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 664 (13.43%) Linux
2 309 (6.25%) Unix
3 156 (3.16%) Windows
4 145 (2.93%) Android
5 83 (1.68%) Apple iOS
6 53 (1.07%) Mac OS X
7 30 (0.61%) Ubuntu
8 18 (0.36%) Windows Server
9 12 (0.24%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.040%) CentOS
10 2 (0.040%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.040%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.020%) AIX
11 1 (0.020%) Debian
11 1 (0.020%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,049 (61.67%) Agile
2 2,614 (52.87%) Microservices
3 1,780 (36.00%) Software Engineering
4 1,639 (33.15%) TDD
5 1,591 (32.18%) CI/CD
6 1,302 (26.33%) DevOps
7 1,140 (23.06%) Continuous Integration
8 1,029 (20.81%) Scrum
9 862 (17.44%) Mentoring
9 862 (17.44%) Test Automation
10 804 (16.26%) Problem-Solving
11 744 (15.05%) BDD
12 736 (14.89%) Full Stack Development
13 599 (12.12%) SDLC
14 590 (11.93%) OO
15 500 (10.11%) Open Source
16 494 (9.99%) MVC
17 491 (9.93%) Computer Science
18 473 (9.57%) Fintech
19 463 (9.36%) Event-Driven
Programming Languages
1 4,733 (95.73%) Java
2 1,285 (25.99%) JavaScript
3 1,170 (23.67%) SQL
4 675 (13.65%) Python
5 550 (11.12%) TypeScript
6 413 (8.35%) Kotlin
7 242 (4.89%) Scala
8 229 (4.63%) Go
9 228 (4.61%) C#
10 173 (3.50%) ES6
11 149 (3.01%) Shell Script
12 143 (2.89%) Groovy
13 132 (2.67%) C++
14 96 (1.94%) Bash
15 73 (1.48%) Ruby
16 65 (1.31%) C
17 61 (1.23%) PHP
18 51 (1.03%) Perl
19 47 (0.95%) PowerShell
20 38 (0.77%) ES7
Qualifications
1 634 (12.82%) Degree
2 217 (4.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 156 (3.16%) Security Cleared
4 144 (2.91%) SC Cleared
5 57 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
6 53 (1.07%) OCP
7 50 (1.01%) Master's Degree
7 50 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
8 33 (0.67%) PMI Certification
9 22 (0.44%) AWS Certification
10 16 (0.32%) DV Cleared
11 14 (0.28%) DBS Check
12 13 (0.26%) HND
13 12 (0.24%) MCP
14 10 (0.20%) PhD
15 7 (0.14%) SANS
16 5 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
16 5 (0.10%) OCPJP
16 5 (0.10%) Sun Certification
17 1 (0.020%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 492 (9.95%) QA
2 28 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 27 (0.55%) EMIR
3 27 (0.55%) MiFID
4 19 (0.38%) Accessibility
4 19 (0.38%) GDPR
5 14 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 12 (0.24%) IEC 62304
6 12 (0.24%) ISO 13485
7 9 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.14%) SLA
8 7 (0.14%) WCAG
9 5 (0.10%) PMO
10 2 (0.040%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.040%) SEPA
11 1 (0.020%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.020%) NIST
11 1 (0.020%) PSD2
System Software
1 2,017 (40.80%) Docker
2 125 (2.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 23 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.22%) HDFS
6 10 (0.20%) ISA Server
7 7 (0.14%) Postfix
8 6 (0.12%) KVM
9 5 (0.10%) GridGain
10 3 (0.061%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.040%) Firmware
12 1 (0.020%) Active Directory
12 1 (0.020%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 1,940 (39.24%) Kubernetes
2 416 (8.41%) Terraform
3 270 (5.46%) Ansible
4 128 (2.59%) Prometheus
5 83 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
6 82 (1.66%) Kibana
7 80 (1.62%) Grafana
8 76 (1.54%) Istio
9 64 (1.29%) Docker Swarm
10 62 (1.25%) Puppet
11 23 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
12 22 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
13 20 (0.40%) logstash
14 19 (0.38%) Mesos
15 13 (0.26%) Rancher
16 8 (0.16%) Consul
17 6 (0.12%) Packer
18 5 (0.10%) Kubeflow
19 4 (0.081%) linkerd
19 4 (0.081%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 483 (9.77%) Google
2 478 (9.67%) Oracle
3 418 (8.45%) Microsoft
4 115 (2.33%) Twitter
5 95 (1.92%) Splunk
6 68 (1.38%) Confluent
7 63 (1.27%) Red Hat
8 43 (0.87%) Cisco
8 43 (0.87%) Elastic Path
8 43 (0.87%) New Relic
8 43 (0.87%) SAP
9 42 (0.85%) Snapchat
10 40 (0.81%) IBM
10 40 (0.81%) Optimizely
11 38 (0.77%) AppDynamics
11 38 (0.77%) Sybase
12 37 (0.75%) LexisNexis
12 37 (0.75%) MuleSoft
13 35 (0.71%) Xamarin
14 33 (0.67%) Salesforce.com