Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 34 88
Rank change year-on-year -8 +54 -28
Permanent jobs citing Spring 52 92 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.94% 6.65% 2.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.90% 16.40% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 85 36
Essex median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -2.44% +33.12%
10th Percentile £49,500 £34,400 £22,625
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £75,625
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 403 561 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 38.31% 40.56% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 327 476 526
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 -19 19 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Colchester +21 16 £72,500 +16.00%
Southend-on-Sea +10 9 £55,000 +5.88% 2
Epping - 1 £52,500 -
Harlow - 1 £70,000 - 5
Spring
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 50 (96.15%) Java
2 44 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (67.31%) MVC
4 33 (63.46%) Spring MVC
5 29 (55.77%) JBoss
6 26 (50.00%) WebSphere
7 25 (48.08%) Web Services
7 25 (48.08%) Linux
8 21 (40.38%) Hibernate
9 20 (38.46%) Maven
9 20 (38.46%) Oracle
9 20 (38.46%) Java EE
10 19 (36.54%) Degree
10 19 (36.54%) Computer Science
10 19 (36.54%) Relational Database
10 19 (36.54%) Swing
10 19 (36.54%) JMS
11 18 (34.62%) Apache
11 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
11 18 (34.62%) Ant
11 18 (34.62%) CSS
11 18 (34.62%) REST
12 17 (32.69%) JSP
12 17 (32.69%) SQL
12 17 (32.69%) Tomcat
12 17 (32.69%) RDBMS
12 17 (32.69%) TDD
13 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
13 16 (30.77%) HTML
13 16 (30.77%) SOAP

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 29 (55.77%) JBoss
2 26 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 18 (34.62%) Apache
4 17 (32.69%) Tomcat
5 13 (25.00%) Apache Geronimo
5 13 (25.00%) GlassFish
6 12 (23.08%) Apache Spark
7 10 (19.23%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (17.31%) WildFly
9 4 (7.69%) Apache Pig
10 3 (5.77%) WebLogic
11 1 (1.92%) Jetty
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) Relational Database
2 17 (32.69%) RDBMS
3 16 (30.77%) MySQL
3 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 14 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (25.00%) Big Data
5 13 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 13 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 13 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 12 (23.08%) Apache Hive
6 12 (23.08%) CouchDB
6 12 (23.08%) Mahout
6 12 (23.08%) Neo4j
6 12 (23.08%) Sqoop
7 3 (5.77%) JasperReports
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.92%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.92%) Redis
8 1 (1.92%) Riak
Development Applications
1 20 (38.46%) Maven
2 18 (34.62%) Ant
3 14 (26.92%) Gradle
4 7 (13.46%) Robot Framework
5 6 (11.54%) JUnit
6 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.85%) Subversion
8 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (3.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 48 (92.31%) Developer
2 46 (88.46%) Java Developer
3 17 (32.69%) Lead Developer
3 17 (32.69%) Lead Java Developer
4 8 (15.38%) DevOps Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Agile Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Applications Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Java Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Java Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Java Swing Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Java Applications Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (63.46%) Spring MVC
2 25 (48.08%) Web Services
3 21 (40.38%) Hibernate
4 20 (38.46%) Java EE
5 19 (36.54%) JMS
5 19 (36.54%) Swing
6 18 (34.62%) CSS
6 18 (34.62%) REST
7 17 (32.69%) JSP
8 16 (30.77%) HTML
8 16 (30.77%) JPA
8 16 (30.77%) SOAP
9 15 (28.85%) EJB
10 14 (26.92%) Servlets
11 13 (25.00%) FreeMarker
11 13 (25.00%) TopLink
12 12 (23.08%) Ajax
13 11 (21.15%) Elastic Stack
14 10 (19.23%) RabbitMQ
15 8 (15.38%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (48.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (67.31%) MVC
3 19 (36.54%) Computer Science
4 17 (32.69%) TDD
5 13 (25.00%) Analytics
6 10 (19.23%) E-Commerce
6 10 (19.23%) Test Automation
7 9 (17.31%) DevOps
7 9 (17.31%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 9 (17.31%) Scrum-ban
8 8 (15.38%) Microservices
8 8 (15.38%) OO
8 8 (15.38%) OOP
9 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
10 6 (11.54%) Mathematics
11 5 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
12 3 (5.77%) Collaborative Working
12 3 (5.77%) Decision-Making
12 3 (5.77%) Information Exploitation
Programming Languages
1 50 (96.15%) Java
2 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 17 (32.69%) SQL
4 12 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 12 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 6 (11.54%) Java 8
6 3 (5.77%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Degree
2 9 (17.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 12 (23.08%) HDFS
2 11 (21.15%) Docker
3 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Kibana
1 8 (15.38%) logstash
2 6 (11.54%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Oracle
2 12 (23.08%) Alteryx
2 12 (23.08%) Tableau
3 10 (19.23%) IBM
4 7 (13.46%) AppDynamics
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.77%) Adobe
6 3 (5.77%) Google