Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
England > London
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 77 80
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3 +23
Permanent jobs citing Spring 1,978 2,691 2,964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.64% 4.00% 3.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.17% 9.79% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,636 2,116 2,133
London median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £43,100
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 21,579 27,479 29,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.75% 40.87% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17,995 22,624 23,960
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,538
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in London

Spring
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Spring in London

Spring
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in London over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Spring in London

Spring
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the London region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Central London 0 545 £70,000 - 147
West London +23 94 £56,250 -6.25% 43
South London 0 18 £47,500 -22.45% 11
East London -7 6 £57,500 -17.86% 28
North London -18 3 £56,250 -6.25% 2
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 London region with a requirement for Spring.

1 1,894 (95.75%) Java
2 1,210 (61.17%) Agile Software Development
3 960 (48.53%) Spring Boot
4 870 (43.98%) Microservices
5 689 (34.83%) Java 8
6 655 (33.11%) TDD
7 586 (29.63%) AWS
8 573 (28.97%) JavaScript
9 551 (27.86%) Software Engineering
10 529 (26.74%) Docker
11 512 (25.88%) Finance
12 485 (24.52%) SQL
13 438 (22.14%) Scrum
14 399 (20.17%) Hibernate
14 399 (20.17%) Kubernetes
15 377 (19.06%) Git (software)
16 376 (19.01%) RESTful
17 361 (18.25%) REST
18 359 (18.15%) DevOps
19 334 (16.89%) Jenkins
20 301 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
20 301 (15.22%) Web Services
21 293 (14.81%) BDD
22 292 (14.76%) Fintech
23 281 (14.21%) Kafka
24 270 (13.65%) Oracle
25 258 (13.04%) Banking
26 254 (12.84%) Maven
27 250 (12.64%) AngularJS
28 249 (12.59%) React

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 90 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 86 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 84 (4.25%) Elasticsearch
4 78 (3.94%) Confluence
5 76 (3.84%) Apache
6 72 (3.64%) CMS
7 59 (2.98%) Apache Spark
8 32 (1.62%) WebSphere
9 29 (1.47%) Mule
9 29 (1.47%) WebLogic
10 28 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
10 28 (1.42%) JBoss
11 26 (1.31%) Apache Solr
12 24 (1.21%) EPiServer
13 18 (0.91%) Headless CMS
14 15 (0.76%) Anypoint
15 11 (0.56%) Jetty
16 10 (0.51%) OpenStack
17 9 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 9 (0.46%) WildFly
Applications
1 11 (0.56%) Adobe Premiere
2 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.15%) AutoCAD
3 3 (0.15%) InDesign
3 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.051%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 39 (1.97%) Payment Gateway
1 39 (1.97%) SAP Hybris
2 19 (0.96%) Magento
3 17 (0.86%) SDL Web 8
4 5 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.051%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.051%) RMDS
6 1 (0.051%) Siebel CRM
6 1 (0.051%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 586 (29.63%) AWS
2 153 (7.74%) Azure
3 122 (6.17%) GCP
4 121 (6.12%) OpenShift
5 68 (3.44%) Serverless
6 61 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
7 58 (2.93%) GitHub
8 54 (2.73%) Amazon S3
9 45 (2.28%) SaaS
10 34 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
11 32 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
12 30 (1.52%) Boomi
12 30 (1.52%) PaaS
13 23 (1.16%) Apigee
14 19 (0.96%) Basecamp
15 18 (0.91%) Amazon SQS
16 17 (0.86%) IaaS
17 14 (0.71%) Amazon Kinesis
17 14 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
18 10 (0.51%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 59 (2.98%) Internet
2 50 (2.53%) HTTP
3 19 (0.96%) TCP/IP
4 13 (0.66%) HTTPS
5 10 (0.51%) AMQP
6 9 (0.46%) Firewall
7 7 (0.35%) ATM
8 5 (0.25%) FTP
9 2 (0.10%) Network Security
9 2 (0.10%) Skype
10 1 (0.051%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.051%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.051%) FIX Connectivity
10 1 (0.051%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.051%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.051%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.051%) SSH
10 1 (0.051%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (9.50%) NoSQL
2 162 (8.19%) MySQL
3 160 (8.09%) Relational Database
4 140 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
5 130 (6.57%) SQL Server
6 123 (6.22%) MongoDB
7 118 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 95 (4.80%) Big Data
9 69 (3.49%) RDBMS
10 64 (3.24%) Amazon RDS
11 59 (2.98%) Oracle Database
12 42 (2.12%) Oracle Database 12c
13 38 (1.92%) Blockchain
14 37 (1.87%) Redis
15 33 (1.67%) Hadoop
16 23 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
17 21 (1.06%) Hazelcast
18 18 (0.91%) Amazon Aurora
18 18 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 18 (0.91%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 377 (19.06%) Git (software)
2 334 (16.89%) Jenkins
3 254 (12.84%) Maven
4 227 (11.48%) JUnit
5 174 (8.80%) JIRA
6 125 (6.32%) Cucumber
7 111 (5.61%) Mockito
8 110 (5.56%) Gradle
9 76 (3.84%) Selenium
10 73 (3.69%) Subversion
11 68 (3.44%) Bitbucket
12 55 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 51 (2.58%) TeamCity
14 47 (2.38%) SonarQube
15 28 (1.42%) Visual Studio
16 25 (1.26%) Sonatype Nexus
17 24 (1.21%) webpack
18 21 (1.06%) Ant
18 21 (1.06%) Artifactory
18 21 (1.06%) Spock
General
1 512 (25.88%) Finance
2 258 (13.04%) Banking
3 152 (7.68%) Retail
4 74 (3.74%) Games
5 69 (3.49%) Marketing
6 58 (2.93%) Front Office
7 47 (2.38%) Back Office
8 46 (2.33%) Investment Banking
9 35 (1.77%) Public Sector
10 28 (1.42%) Financial Institution
11 23 (1.16%) Advertising
12 16 (0.81%) Law
13 11 (0.56%) Automotive
14 8 (0.40%) Telecoms
15 7 (0.35%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.35%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.20%) Legal
16 4 (0.20%) Local Government
16 4 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,426 (72.09%) Developer
2 1,266 (64.00%) Java Developer
3 429 (21.69%) Senior Developer
4 371 (18.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 235 (11.88%) Java Engineer
6 231 (11.68%) Software Engineer
7 164 (8.29%) Java Software Engineer
8 121 (6.12%) Lead Developer
9 104 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
10 82 (4.15%) AWS Developer
11 81 (4.10%) Senior Software Engineer
12 76 (3.84%) Senior Java Engineer
13 74 (3.74%) E-Commerce Developer
13 74 (3.74%) Java E-Commerce Developer
14 71 (3.59%) AWS Engineer
14 71 (3.59%) Software Developer
15 68 (3.44%) Full Stack Developer
15 68 (3.44%) Java Developer - Fintech
16 66 (3.34%) AWS Software Engineer
17 62 (3.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 960 (48.53%) Spring Boot
2 399 (20.17%) Hibernate
3 376 (19.01%) RESTful
4 361 (18.25%) REST
5 301 (15.22%) Web Services
6 281 (14.21%) Kafka
7 250 (12.64%) AngularJS
8 249 (12.59%) React
9 243 (12.29%) Node.js
10 222 (11.22%) HTML
11 201 (10.16%) CSS
12 158 (7.99%) J2EE
13 151 (7.63%) XML
14 134 (6.77%) JSON
15 119 (6.02%) SOAP
16 112 (5.66%) Spring Integration
17 109 (5.51%) JPA
18 106 (5.36%) jQuery
19 103 (5.21%) Spring MVC
20 96 (4.85%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 195 (9.86%) Greenfield Project
2 125 (6.32%) User Experience
3 101 (5.11%) iPad
4 99 (5.01%) Enterprise Software
5 74 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
6 69 (3.49%) Cloud Native
7 63 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
8 62 (3.13%) Fixed Income
9 55 (2.78%) Mobile App
10 44 (2.22%) Equities
11 42 (2.12%) Hybrid Cloud
12 38 (1.92%) Virtual Team
13 27 (1.37%) Derivative
13 27 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 24 (1.21%) Algorithms
15 23 (1.16%) Data Structures
16 21 (1.06%) Wiki
17 19 (0.96%) Bitcoin
17 19 (0.96%) Public Cloud
18 17 (0.86%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 210 (10.62%) Linux
2 86 (4.35%) Windows
3 77 (3.89%) Unix
4 51 (2.58%) Android
5 44 (2.22%) Apple iOS
6 19 (0.96%) CentOS
7 14 (0.71%) Mac OS X
8 13 (0.66%) Windows Server
9 10 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (0.25%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.051%) Debian
12 1 (0.051%) Solaris
12 1 (0.051%) SUSE
12 1 (0.051%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.051%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,210 (61.17%) Agile Software Development
2 870 (43.98%) Microservices
3 655 (33.11%) TDD
4 551 (27.86%) Software Engineering
5 438 (22.14%) Scrum
6 359 (18.15%) DevOps
7 301 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
8 293 (14.81%) BDD
9 292 (14.76%) Fintech
10 228 (11.53%) OO
11 222 (11.22%) E-Commerce
12 191 (9.66%) Continuous Delivery
13 187 (9.45%) MVC
14 176 (8.90%) Test Automation
15 156 (7.89%) Computer Science
16 149 (7.53%) Kanban
17 143 (7.23%) Problem-Solving
18 140 (7.08%) Mentoring
19 135 (6.83%) Web Development
20 128 (6.47%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1,894 (95.75%) Java
2 689 (34.83%) Java 8
3 573 (28.97%) JavaScript
4 485 (24.52%) SQL
5 179 (9.05%) Python
6 177 (8.95%) Scala
7 120 (6.07%) C#
8 110 (5.56%) Kotlin
9 74 (3.74%) Ruby
10 60 (3.03%) Groovy
11 42 (2.12%) C
12 41 (2.07%) Java 9
13 34 (1.72%) C++
14 33 (1.67%) Bash Shell
14 33 (1.67%) Go
15 32 (1.62%) TypeScript
16 29 (1.47%) ES6
17 24 (1.21%) PHP
17 24 (1.21%) XPath
18 22 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 172 (8.70%) Degree
2 81 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 50 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.06%) DV Cleared
5 19 (0.96%) SC Cleared
6 17 (0.86%) Master's Degree
7 9 (0.46%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.40%) CCNA
8 8 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (0.40%) CISSP
8 8 (0.40%) CompTIA Security+
8 8 (0.40%) GIAC
8 8 (0.40%) Linux+ Certification
8 8 (0.40%) MCSE
8 8 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.40%) Network+ Certification
8 8 (0.40%) PhD
8 8 (0.40%) SANS
8 8 (0.40%) SSCP
8 8 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (8.09%) QA
2 8 (0.40%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.20%) GDPR
4 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.15%) PMO
5 2 (0.10%) EMIR
6 1 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.051%) MiFID
6 1 (0.051%) PSD2
6 1 (0.051%) SLA
System Software
1 529 (26.74%) Docker
2 5 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.25%) vSphere
3 4 (0.20%) Postfix
4 3 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.15%) HDFS
4 3 (0.15%) OpenAM
4 3 (0.15%) OpenDJ
4 3 (0.15%) OpenIDM
5 1 (0.051%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.051%) Cronacle
5 1 (0.051%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.051%) Varnish
5 1 (0.051%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 399 (20.17%) Kubernetes
2 109 (5.51%) Ansible
3 108 (5.46%) Terraform
4 35 (1.77%) Puppet
5 31 (1.57%) Kibana
6 26 (1.31%) Istio
6 26 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (1.06%) Salt
8 20 (1.01%) Marathon
8 20 (1.01%) Mesos
9 18 (0.91%) Knative
10 12 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
11 11 (0.56%) Grafana
11 11 (0.56%) Prometheus
12 8 (0.40%) Control-M
12 8 (0.40%) Rancher
13 6 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
14 5 (0.25%) BMC PATROL
14 5 (0.25%) Tivoli
15 3 (0.15%) logstash
Vendors
1 270 (13.65%) Oracle
2 101 (5.11%) Google
3 91 (4.60%) Adobe
4 78 (3.94%) Microsoft
5 71 (3.59%) SAP
6 67 (3.39%) WorldPay
7 64 (3.24%) Salesforce.com
8 54 (2.73%) MuleSoft
9 45 (2.28%) Facebook
10 42 (2.12%) hybris
11 39 (1.97%) Red Hat
11 39 (1.97%) Splunk
12 32 (1.62%) IBM
13 30 (1.52%) Dell
14 27 (1.37%) Sybase
15 24 (1.21%) Demandware
16 22 (1.11%) TIBCO
17 19 (0.96%) Elastic Path
18 18 (0.91%) Dynatrace
19 17 (0.86%) AppDynamics