Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 114 115
Rank change year-on-year +21 +1 -31
Permanent jobs citing Spring 17 15 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.29% 0.88% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.09% 2.19% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 39
Kent median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £59,375 £62,500 £55,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 551 685 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 41.90% 40.13% 45.91%
Number of salaries quoted 438 591 920
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,603
% change year-on-year - +3.21% +9.01%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +27 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Sittingbourne +3 3 £52,500 -
Whitstable - 3 £40,000 -
Canterbury - 2 £42,500 -
Folkestone - 1 £57,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £45,000 -
Spring
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Spring.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) MySQL
4 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
5 7 (41.18%) Kafka
6 6 (35.29%) Spring Boot
6 6 (35.29%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
6 6 (35.29%) JSON
6 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Apache
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
7 5 (29.41%) Delphi
7 5 (29.41%) Finance
7 5 (29.41%) DNA
7 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
7 5 (29.41%) BPMN
7 5 (29.41%) Lucene
7 5 (29.41%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (29.41%) Microservices
8 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 3 (17.65%) HTML
9 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
9 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
9 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
9 3 (17.65%) Maven
9 3 (17.65%) CentOS
10 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (11.76%) LTE

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 6 (35.29%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) Confluence
4 1 (5.88%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) CDMA
1 2 (11.76%) GSM
1 2 (11.76%) LTE
1 2 (11.76%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) MySQL
2 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data
3 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Maven
2 2 (11.76%) Fiddler
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) NetBeans
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 14 (82.35%) Java Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Senior Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Big Data Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Data Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
2 7 (41.18%) Kafka
3 6 (35.29%) JSON
3 6 (35.29%) Spring Boot
4 5 (29.41%) Lucene
4 5 (29.41%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 2 (11.76%) Ajax
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) jQuery
6 2 (11.76%) JSP
6 2 (11.76%) Swing
6 2 (11.76%) XML
7 1 (5.88%) Apache Camel
7 1 (5.88%) Node.js
7 1 (5.88%) REST
7 1 (5.88%) Spring Integration
7 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
7 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) CentOS
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
2 5 (29.41%) BPMN
2 5 (29.41%) DNA
2 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Microservices
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) BDD
4 2 (11.76%) Kanban
4 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Delphi
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Vertica