Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
England > London
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 72 84
Rank change year-on-year -15 +12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Spring 1,956 2,797 2,780
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.49% 4.04% 3.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.94% 10.01% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,608 2,121 1,985
London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £96,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% -1.87%

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 21,875 27,945 29,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.01% 40.40% 39.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18,304 22,828 23,935
London median annual salary £67,500 £63,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +19 552 £70,000 +7.69% 133
West London +44 100 £72,500 +41.46% 53
South London +19 24 £52,500 -14.29% 8
North London -10 5 £55,000 -8.33% 3
East London -4 4 £70,000 -3.45% 22
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 1,883 (96.27%) Java
2 1,240 (63.39%) Agile Software Development
3 930 (47.55%) Spring Boot
4 845 (43.20%) Microservices
5 702 (35.89%) Java 8
6 662 (33.84%) TDD
7 628 (32.11%) JavaScript
8 579 (29.60%) Docker
9 547 (27.97%) Amazon AWS
10 545 (27.86%) Software Engineering
11 531 (27.15%) SQL
12 500 (25.56%) Finance
13 450 (23.01%) Scrum
14 430 (21.98%) Kubernetes
15 425 (21.73%) Hibernate
16 407 (20.81%) RESTful
17 399 (20.40%) REST
18 380 (19.43%) DevOps
19 339 (17.33%) HTML
20 331 (16.92%) Jenkins
21 325 (16.62%) Web Services
22 316 (16.16%) AngularJS
23 312 (15.95%) BDD
24 303 (15.49%) Git (software)
25 295 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
26 294 (15.03%) Fintech
27 289 (14.78%) Oracle
28 274 (14.01%) OO
28 274 (14.01%) Kafka
29 266 (13.60%) Maven

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
1 133 (6.80%) Elasticsearch
2 117 (5.98%) Tomcat
3 89 (4.55%) Apache
4 76 (3.89%) Apache Spark
5 71 (3.63%) Confluence
6 60 (3.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 51 (2.61%) CMS
8 41 (2.10%) Apache Solr
8 41 (2.10%) WebSphere
9 26 (1.33%) JBoss
10 22 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
11 19 (0.97%) WebLogic
12 13 (0.66%) Mule
13 12 (0.61%) WildFly
14 10 (0.51%) SharePoint
15 8 (0.41%) EPiServer
15 8 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 8 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
15 8 (0.41%) WordPress
16 7 (0.36%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (0.56%) Adobe Premiere
2 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.15%) InDesign
2 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 48 (2.45%) SAP Hybris
2 32 (1.64%) Payment Gateway
3 31 (1.58%) Magento
4 29 (1.48%) SDL Web 8
5 8 (0.41%) SAP ERP
6 6 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (0.26%) Temenos T24
8 3 (0.15%) Fredhopper
9 2 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.10%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.10%) RMDS
9 2 (0.10%) Unica
10 1 (0.051%) Bloomberg AIM
10 1 (0.051%) LatentZero
10 1 (0.051%) LongView
10 1 (0.051%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 547 (27.97%) Amazon AWS
2 198 (10.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 129 (6.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 92 (4.70%) OpenShift
5 69 (3.53%) GitHub
6 51 (2.61%) Serverless
7 50 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
8 39 (1.99%) PaaS
9 38 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
10 30 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
10 30 (1.53%) SaaS
11 25 (1.28%) IaaS
12 24 (1.23%) Amazon S3
13 12 (0.61%) Boomi
14 11 (0.56%) Apigee
14 11 (0.56%) BrowserStack
14 11 (0.56%) npm
15 9 (0.46%) Sauce Labs
15 9 (0.46%) Slack
16 8 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 68 (3.48%) HTTP
2 62 (3.17%) Internet
3 14 (0.72%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.51%) Firewall
4 10 (0.51%) HTTPS
5 8 (0.41%) AMQP
6 6 (0.31%) FTP
7 5 (0.26%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (0.26%) NetScaler
8 4 (0.20%) ATM
9 3 (0.15%) Network Security
10 2 (0.10%) FIX Connectivity
10 2 (0.10%) Wireless
11 1 (0.051%) Bluetooth
11 1 (0.051%) DNS
11 1 (0.051%) Parlay
11 1 (0.051%) SSH
11 1 (0.051%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (11.55%) NoSQL
2 187 (9.56%) MySQL
3 172 (8.79%) MongoDB
4 165 (8.44%) Relational Database
5 144 (7.36%) Big Data
6 133 (6.80%) SQL Server
7 123 (6.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 112 (5.73%) PostgreSQL
9 66 (3.37%) RDBMS
10 61 (3.12%) Hadoop
11 52 (2.66%) Oracle Database
12 42 (2.15%) Redis
13 41 (2.10%) Amazon RDS
14 36 (1.84%) Amazon Redshift
15 35 (1.79%) Blockchain
16 33 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 28 (1.43%) Neo4j
17 28 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
18 27 (1.38%) Endeca
19 23 (1.18%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 331 (16.92%) Jenkins
2 303 (15.49%) Git (software)
3 266 (13.60%) Maven
4 203 (10.38%) JUnit
5 187 (9.56%) JIRA
6 167 (8.54%) Cucumber
7 118 (6.03%) Selenium
8 108 (5.52%) Gradle
9 92 (4.70%) Mockito
10 77 (3.94%) Subversion
11 66 (3.37%) Bitbucket
12 45 (2.30%) SonarQube
13 42 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 40 (2.04%) TeamCity
15 38 (1.94%) webpack
16 34 (1.74%) Ant
17 30 (1.53%) WebDriver
18 25 (1.28%) GitLab
19 23 (1.18%) Bitbucket Server
20 21 (1.07%) EasyMock
General
1 500 (25.56%) Finance
2 261 (13.34%) Banking
3 147 (7.52%) Retail
4 78 (3.99%) Games
5 72 (3.68%) Marketing
6 60 (3.07%) Back Office
7 54 (2.76%) Investment Banking
8 49 (2.51%) Front Office
9 37 (1.89%) Publishing
10 35 (1.79%) Telecoms
11 29 (1.48%) Law
12 21 (1.07%) Financial Institution
13 20 (1.02%) Advertising
14 12 (0.61%) Automotive
15 11 (0.56%) Public Sector
16 10 (0.51%) Legal
16 10 (0.51%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.26%) Prime Brokerage
18 4 (0.20%) Local Government
19 2 (0.10%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1,362 (69.63%) Developer
2 1,214 (62.07%) Java Developer
3 317 (16.21%) Senior Developer
4 282 (14.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 214 (10.94%) Java Engineer
6 213 (10.89%) Software Engineer
7 137 (7.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 93 (4.75%) Lead Developer
9 92 (4.70%) Architect
10 89 (4.55%) Java Developer - Fintech
11 81 (4.14%) Full Stack Developer
12 77 (3.94%) Lead Java Developer
13 71 (3.63%) Software Developer
14 69 (3.53%) Agile Developer
14 69 (3.53%) Senior Software Engineer
15 67 (3.43%) Senior Java Engineer
16 66 (3.37%) Agile Java Developer
17 59 (3.02%) AWS Developer
18 53 (2.71%) Solutions Architect
18 53 (2.71%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 930 (47.55%) Spring Boot
2 425 (21.73%) Hibernate
3 407 (20.81%) RESTful
4 399 (20.40%) REST
5 339 (17.33%) HTML
6 325 (16.62%) Web Services
7 316 (16.16%) AngularJS
8 274 (14.01%) Kafka
9 249 (12.73%) CSS
10 241 (12.32%) React
11 224 (11.45%) Node.js
12 156 (7.98%) J2EE
12 156 (7.98%) XML
13 134 (6.85%) JPA
14 133 (6.80%) SOAP
15 124 (6.34%) Java EE
16 112 (5.73%) Spring MVC
17 109 (5.57%) JSON
18 106 (5.42%) jQuery
19 104 (5.32%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 178 (9.10%) Greenfield Project
2 110 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
3 95 (4.86%) User Experience
4 85 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 76 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
6 65 (3.32%) iPad
7 54 (2.76%) Self-Motivation
8 53 (2.71%) Cloud Native
9 44 (2.25%) Fixed Income
10 42 (2.15%) Virtual Team
11 39 (1.99%) Hedge funds
12 38 (1.94%) Algorithms
13 32 (1.64%) Data Structures
13 32 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
14 31 (1.58%) Wiki
15 25 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 22 (1.12%) Equities
17 17 (0.87%) Bitcoin
17 17 (0.87%) Derivative
17 17 (0.87%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 196 (10.02%) Linux
2 71 (3.63%) Unix
3 59 (3.02%) Windows
4 46 (2.35%) Android
5 41 (2.10%) Apple iOS
6 21 (1.07%) CentOS
7 17 (0.87%) Windows Server
8 15 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (0.66%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (0.36%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.26%) Debian
12 5 (0.26%) openSUSE
12 5 (0.26%) SUSE
12 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.20%) Fedora
13 4 (0.20%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.051%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,240 (63.39%) Agile Software Development
2 845 (43.20%) Microservices
3 662 (33.84%) TDD
4 545 (27.86%) Software Engineering
5 450 (23.01%) Scrum
6 380 (19.43%) DevOps
7 312 (15.95%) BDD
8 295 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
9 294 (15.03%) Fintech
10 274 (14.01%) OO
11 228 (11.66%) Computer Science
12 223 (11.40%) E-Commerce
13 214 (10.94%) Test Automation
14 212 (10.84%) Continuous Delivery
15 178 (9.10%) MVC
16 167 (8.54%) Kanban
17 165 (8.44%) Mentoring
18 157 (8.03%) Open Source
19 155 (7.92%) Problem-Solving
20 142 (7.26%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1,883 (96.27%) Java
2 702 (35.89%) Java 8
3 628 (32.11%) JavaScript
4 531 (27.15%) SQL
5 188 (9.61%) Python
5 188 (9.61%) Scala
6 113 (5.78%) C#
7 86 (4.40%) Kotlin
8 68 (3.48%) Ruby
9 60 (3.07%) Groovy
10 58 (2.97%) C
11 43 (2.20%) Go
12 38 (1.94%) C++
12 38 (1.94%) ES6
13 36 (1.84%) Java 9
13 36 (1.84%) TypeScript
14 35 (1.79%) PL/SQL
15 30 (1.53%) PHP
16 28 (1.43%) Bash Shell
17 23 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 256 (13.09%) Degree
2 121 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 62 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 39 (1.99%) Numerate Degree
5 33 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 24 (1.23%) DV Cleared
7 13 (0.66%) ISTQB
8 12 (0.61%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.41%) TOGAF Certification
10 7 (0.36%) CISSP
10 7 (0.36%) GIAC
11 5 (0.26%) CCNA
11 5 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.26%) CompTIA Security+
11 5 (0.26%) Linux+ Certification
11 5 (0.26%) MCSE
11 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.26%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (0.26%) SANS
11 5 (0.26%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (7.36%) QA
2 9 (0.46%) EMIR
3 8 (0.41%) MiFID
4 7 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
4 7 (0.36%) GDPR
5 1 (0.051%) PSD2
5 1 (0.051%) SLA
5 1 (0.051%) TickIT
System Software
1 579 (29.60%) Docker
2 12 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.46%) vSphere
4 8 (0.41%) GridGain
5 5 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.26%) HDFS
5 5 (0.26%) XenApp
6 3 (0.15%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.051%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 430 (21.98%) Kubernetes
2 111 (5.67%) Terraform
3 108 (5.52%) Ansible
4 41 (2.10%) Puppet
5 36 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (0.92%) Marathon
6 18 (0.92%) Mesos
7 15 (0.77%) Istio
7 15 (0.77%) Salt
8 12 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
9 11 (0.56%) Kibana
10 9 (0.46%) Rancher
11 8 (0.41%) HP Fortify
12 5 (0.26%) Knative
13 3 (0.15%) Prometheus
14 2 (0.10%) Control-M
14 2 (0.10%) Nexpose
15 1 (0.051%) CA Single Sign-On
15 1 (0.051%) HP Quality Center
15 1 (0.051%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 289 (14.78%) Oracle
2 109 (5.57%) Google
3 70 (3.58%) Microsoft
4 64 (3.27%) Adobe
4 64 (3.27%) SAP
5 50 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
6 49 (2.51%) hybris
7 46 (2.35%) WorldPay
8 35 (1.79%) Red Hat
9 31 (1.58%) Elastic Path
10 28 (1.43%) Facebook
11 25 (1.28%) Interwoven
12 23 (1.18%) MuleSoft
13 22 (1.12%) Splunk
14 18 (0.92%) IBM
15 14 (0.72%) VMware
16 13 (0.66%) Bloomberg
16 13 (0.66%) Demandware
16 13 (0.66%) YouTube
17 12 (0.61%) Dell