Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
South East > Kent
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 92 116
Rank change year-on-year +16 +24 -2
Permanent jobs citing Spring 13 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.32% 1.36% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.00% 3.25% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 6
Kent median annual salary £43,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.00% -9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £22,700 £37,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £91,125 £59,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 Kent with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 434 553 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 44.11% 41.74% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 387 439 599
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Kent

Spring
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Spring in Kent

Spring
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Kent over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Spring in Kent

Spring
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Kent region over the 6 months to 15 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
Maidstone -5 5 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Tonbridge - 2 £51,250 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £37,500 -
Canterbury +5 1 £42,500 -
Whitstable -11 1 £23,500 -41.25% 1
Spring
South East

For the 6 months to 15 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 Kent region with a requirement for Spring.

1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) XML
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) MVC
5 5 (38.46%) Subversion
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) JSON
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (30.77%) REST
6 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
6 4 (30.77%) J2EE
6 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) OO
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) MySQL
7 3 (23.08%) C++
7 3 (23.08%) SOAP
7 3 (23.08%) CSS3
7 3 (23.08%) HTML5
7 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
7 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
7 3 (23.08%) Kanban

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (7.69%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) Heroku
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SMS
2 1 (7.69%) CDMA
2 1 (7.69%) GSM
2 1 (7.69%) LTE
2 1 (7.69%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) Ingres
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Hazelcast
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Subversion
2 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
3 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) Maven
4 1 (7.69%) Android Studio
4 1 (7.69%) Ant
4 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
4 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.69%) NetBeans
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
1 7 (53.85%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) JSON
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
3 4 (30.77%) J2EE
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) REST
4 3 (23.08%) CSS3
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) SOAP
4 3 (23.08%) Spring MVC
5 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) JDBC
5 2 (15.38%) ODBC
5 2 (15.38%) RESTful
5 2 (15.38%) XSLT
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Spread Betting
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 4 (30.77%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Kanban
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
5 2 (15.38%) Microservices
5 2 (15.38%) Refactoring
5 2 (15.38%) SOLID
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Customer-Centricity
6 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) COBOL
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
6 1 (7.69%) Java 8
6 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
1 1 (7.69%) SAP