Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 33 105
Rank change year-on-year -12 +72 -59
Permanent jobs citing Spring 60 95 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.88% 6.75% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.39% 17.46% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 53 83 28
Essex median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +25.79%
10th Percentile £24,000 £38,000 £23,175
90th Percentile £77,500 £60,000 £70,250
East of England median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%

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 Essex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 448 544 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 36.45% 38.64% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 367 443 604
Essex median annual salary £42,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.58% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Essex

Spring
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spring in Essex.

Salary trend for Spring in Essex

Spring
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Essex over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Spring in Essex

Spring
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Essex region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Chelmsford -8 28 £58,750 +17.50% 4
Colchester +21 19 £72,500 +65.71% 5
Southend-on-Sea -3 7 £55,000 +5.88% 5
Spring
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Spring.

1 58 (96.67%) Java
2 45 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (68.33%) MVC
4 32 (53.33%) Spring MVC
5 30 (50.00%) JBoss
6 27 (45.00%) SQL
7 26 (43.33%) Degree
8 25 (41.67%) Computer Science
8 25 (41.67%) TDD
9 24 (40.00%) Java EE
10 21 (35.00%) WebSphere
10 21 (35.00%) Linux
11 20 (33.33%) Web Services
11 20 (33.33%) Hibernate
12 19 (31.67%) MySQL
13 18 (30.00%) JavaScript
13 18 (30.00%) CSS
14 17 (28.33%) HTML
14 17 (28.33%) Oracle
14 17 (28.33%) JPA
15 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
15 16 (26.67%) Relational Database
15 16 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
16 15 (25.00%) JSP
16 15 (25.00%) Swing
16 15 (25.00%) Software Engineering
17 14 (23.33%) EJB
17 14 (23.33%) Java 8
18 13 (21.67%) Tomcat
18 13 (21.67%) Apache

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 30 (50.00%) JBoss
2 21 (35.00%) WebSphere
3 13 (21.67%) Apache
3 13 (21.67%) Tomcat
4 9 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (15.00%) WildFly
5 8 (13.33%) Apache Geronimo
5 8 (13.33%) Apache Spark
5 8 (13.33%) GlassFish
6 4 (6.67%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) MySQL
2 16 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.67%) Big Data
3 10 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 9 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (13.33%) Apache Hive
5 8 (13.33%) CouchDB
5 8 (13.33%) Hadoop
5 8 (13.33%) Mahout
5 8 (13.33%) MongoDB
5 8 (13.33%) Neo4j
5 8 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 8 (13.33%) Sqoop
6 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.67%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 11 (18.33%) Maven
2 10 (16.67%) Ant
2 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.67%) JUnit
3 9 (15.00%) Gradle
4 7 (11.67%) Subversion
5 6 (10.00%) Robot Framework
6 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (16.67%) Automotive
2 4 (6.67%) Games
3 2 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 59 (98.33%) Developer
2 57 (95.00%) Java Developer
3 17 (28.33%) Lead Developer
3 17 (28.33%) Lead Java Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Graduate
4 9 (15.00%) Graduate Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Graduate Java Developer
4 9 (15.00%) SQL Developer
5 8 (13.33%) Junior
5 8 (13.33%) Junior Developer
5 8 (13.33%) Junior Java Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Graduate J2EE Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Graduate Java J2EE Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Graduate SQL Developer
6 7 (11.67%) J2EE Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Junior J2EE Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Junior SQL Developer
7 6 (10.00%) DevOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (53.33%) Spring MVC
2 24 (40.00%) Java EE
3 20 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 20 (33.33%) Web Services
4 18 (30.00%) CSS
5 17 (28.33%) HTML
5 17 (28.33%) JPA
6 15 (25.00%) JSP
6 15 (25.00%) Swing
7 14 (23.33%) EJB
8 13 (21.67%) REST
8 13 (21.67%) SOAP
9 12 (20.00%) Ajax
9 12 (20.00%) Struts
10 11 (18.33%) JMS
11 10 (16.67%) Servlets
12 9 (15.00%) Elastic Stack
12 9 (15.00%) Spring Boot
13 8 (13.33%) FreeMarker
13 8 (13.33%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 25 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) Fintech
3 2 (3.33%) Online Gambling
3 2 (3.33%) Social Gaming
3 2 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (68.33%) MVC
3 25 (41.67%) TDD
4 15 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 11 (18.33%) DevOps
7 10 (16.67%) Analytics
8 9 (15.00%) Pair Programming
8 9 (15.00%) Unit Testing
9 8 (13.33%) Microservices
9 8 (13.33%) OO
9 8 (13.33%) OOP
9 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
10 7 (11.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 7 (11.67%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (11.67%) Scrum-ban
11 4 (6.67%) Scrum
12 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
13 2 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (3.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 58 (96.67%) Java
2 27 (45.00%) SQL
3 18 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (23.33%) Java 8
5 9 (15.00%) PL/SQL
5 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (43.33%) Degree
2 16 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) Docker
2 8 (13.33%) HDFS
3 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) Kibana
1 6 (10.00%) logstash
2 5 (8.33%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) Oracle
2 8 (13.33%) Alteryx
2 8 (13.33%) IBM
2 8 (13.33%) Tableau
3 6 (10.00%) AppDynamics
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.67%) Adobe
5 1 (1.67%) Google
5 1 (1.67%) Xamarin