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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
South East / Kent
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 67 71
Rank change year-on-year +11 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Spring 21 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.18% 1.90% 3.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.27% 4.42% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 34
Median salary £42,500 £55,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.76% +1.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Spring is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 289 407 502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 43.79% 42.93% 46.40%
Number of salaries quoted 253 358 434
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Spring as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 7 £31,500 -
Whitstable - 4 £40,000 -
Canterbury - 3 £42,500 - 2
Sittingbourne -7 2 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Spring
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 35 (97.22%) Java
2 25 (69.44%) MySQL
3 17 (47.22%) Hibernate
4 16 (44.44%) Jenkins
5 15 (41.67%) Confluence
5 15 (41.67%) Ajax
5 15 (41.67%) Fiddler
5 15 (41.67%) JSP
5 15 (41.67%) XML
6 14 (38.89%) SQL
7 13 (36.11%) Swing
7 13 (36.11%) Finance
8 9 (25.00%) Linux
8 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (19.44%) Maven
10 7 (19.44%) Oracle
11 6 (16.67%) Kafka
12 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
12 5 (13.89%) JSON
12 5 (13.89%) CentOS
12 5 (13.89%) Apache
12 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
12 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
12 5 (13.89%) Spring Boot
12 5 (13.89%) Big Data
12 5 (13.89%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (11.11%) DNA
13 4 (11.11%) CDMA
13 4 (11.11%) GSM

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 15 (41.67%) Confluence
2 5 (13.89%) Apache
2 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.78%) Mule
3 1 (2.78%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (2.78%) SoftLayer
1 1 (2.78%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) CDMA
1 4 (11.11%) GSM
1 4 (11.11%) LTE
1 4 (11.11%) UMTS
2 1 (2.78%) SNMP
2 1 (2.78%) SSL
2 1 (2.78%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (69.44%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) Big Data
3 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL Workbench
4 2 (5.56%) Pentaho
4 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.78%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 15 (41.67%) Fiddler
3 7 (19.44%) Maven
4 3 (8.33%) JIRA
4 3 (8.33%) NetBeans
4 3 (8.33%) Subversion
5 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (86.11%) Developer
2 30 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Junior
4 9 (25.00%) Junior Developer
5 8 (22.22%) Junior Java Developer
6 7 (19.44%) Senior Developer
6 7 (19.44%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Java Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Graduate
8 2 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Graduate Java Developer
8 2 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (5.56%) HTML Developer
8 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Junior Software Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Junior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) Hibernate
2 15 (41.67%) Ajax
2 15 (41.67%) JSP
2 15 (41.67%) XML
3 13 (36.11%) Swing
4 6 (16.67%) Kafka
5 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
5 5 (13.89%) JSON
5 5 (13.89%) Spring Boot
6 4 (11.11%) CSS
6 4 (11.11%) HTML
6 4 (11.11%) jQuery
6 4 (11.11%) Lucene
6 4 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (5.56%) JAXB
8 1 (2.78%) Java Concurrency
8 1 (2.78%) REST
8 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (2.78%) SOAP
8 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) CentOS
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.11%) BPMN
3 4 (11.11%) DNA
3 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 4 (11.11%) Kanban
3 4 (11.11%) Microservices
3 4 (11.11%) Scrum
3 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 4 (11.11%) Web Development
4 3 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (5.56%) Analytics
5 2 (5.56%) Machine Learning
6 1 (2.78%) Computer Security
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.78%) DevOps
6 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.78%) Statistics
6 1 (2.78%) TDD
6 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) Delphi
3 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.78%) Perl
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) Ruby
4 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Nagios
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.56%) Vertica
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Splunk
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
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Posted: 8 days ago
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