Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 84 113
Rank change year-on-year 0 +29 -3
Permanent jobs citing Spring 13 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.23% 1.97% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.81% 4.59% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 9
Kent median annual salary £46,750 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -22.73% -
10th Percentile £22,700 £24,000 £43,500
90th Percentile £91,375 £56,375 £68,100
South East median annual salary £54,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.81% +5.00% +3.09%

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 463 566 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 43.84% 42.94% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 406 476 653
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 September 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 18 September 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 4 £38,000 +4.11% 2
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £37,500 - 2
Whitstable -7 1 £23,500 -41.25%
Tonbridge - 1 £50,000 -
Spring
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) MVC
4 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) XML
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) Subversion
6 5 (38.46%) CSS
6 5 (38.46%) JSON
6 5 (38.46%) Spring MVC
7 4 (30.77%) jQuery
7 4 (30.77%) Kanban
7 4 (30.77%) REST
7 4 (30.77%) Linux
7 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
8 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) OO
8 3 (23.08%) SOAP
8 3 (23.08%) Web Services
8 3 (23.08%) J2EE
8 3 (23.08%) MySQL
8 3 (23.08%) C++
8 3 (23.08%) CSS3
8 3 (23.08%) HTML5
8 3 (23.08%) BDD
8 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
8 3 (23.08%) Jenkins

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%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
1 1 (7.69%) nginx
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Heroku
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Zapier
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%) MongoDB
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) Ingres
2 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Subversion
2 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) Maven
3 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
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%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) NetBeans
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Programmer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
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%) Angular Developer
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.69%) NoSQL Architect
5 1 (7.69%) NoSQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Full Stack Developer
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%) Spring MVC
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) REST
4 3 (23.08%) CSS3
4 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) J2EE
4 3 (23.08%) SOAP
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) JDBC
5 2 (15.38%) ODBC
5 2 (15.38%) RESTful
5 2 (15.38%) Spring Boot
5 2 (15.38%) XSLT
6 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Fintech
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (7.69%) Spread Betting
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 4 (30.77%) Kanban
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
5 2 (15.38%) Refactoring
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
6 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
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
6 1 (7.69%) Java 8
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat