Period
to 18 January 2019

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

Pivotal Spring Framework
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 81 69
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Spring 296 290 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.36% 3.89% 4.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.34% 8.17% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 240 239 277
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,400 £37,500 £33,900
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £62,500
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +9.83%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,863 3,550 3,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 42.18% 47.63% 45.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,443 3,011 2,983
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Manchester

Spring
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Spring in Manchester

Spring
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Spring in Manchester

Spring
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Altrincham - 27 £52,500 - 6
Stockport -2 7 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Salford - 5 £37,500 - 1
Rochdale - 4 £35,000 - 2
Sale - 2 £36,000 -
Bolton - 2 £46,500 -
Wigan - 2 £39,750 -
Oldham - 1 £55,000 -
Spring
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Spring.

1 247 (83.45%) Java
2 170 (57.43%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (42.57%) Software Engineering
4 112 (37.84%) DevOps
5 94 (31.76%) Docker
6 93 (31.42%) Java 8
7 92 (31.08%) TDD
8 91 (30.74%) JavaScript
9 82 (27.70%) Hibernate
10 77 (26.01%) Spring Boot
11 76 (25.68%) MVC
12 74 (25.00%) Microservices
13 68 (22.97%) AngularJS
13 68 (22.97%) HTML
14 67 (22.64%) PHP
15 64 (21.62%) Python
16 63 (21.28%) Node.js
17 61 (20.61%) Greenfield Project
18 59 (19.93%) BDD
19 58 (19.59%) Open Source
19 58 (19.59%) C#
20 57 (19.26%) CSS
20 57 (19.26%) Finance
20 57 (19.26%) Amazon AWS
21 56 (18.92%) MySQL
22 55 (18.58%) Scrum
23 54 (18.24%) JUnit
23 54 (18.24%) OO
24 53 (17.91%) Web Services
25 52 (17.57%) .NET

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 45 (15.20%) Apache
2 20 (6.76%) Tomcat
3 17 (5.74%) Confluence
4 16 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (4.05%) IIS
6 8 (2.70%) Apache Solr
7 6 (2.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (1.69%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.69%) WildFly
9 4 (1.35%) Drupal
9 4 (1.35%) WordPress
10 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.34%) JBoss
11 1 (0.34%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 57 (19.26%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.39%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.05%) SaaS
4 8 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.01%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.01%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.01%) Serverless
6 2 (0.68%) Amazon Alexa
6 2 (0.68%) Dialogflow
6 2 (0.68%) GitHub
6 2 (0.68%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.68%) Wit.ai
7 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.09%) HTTP
2 2 (0.68%) AMQP
3 1 (0.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (18.92%) MySQL
2 49 (16.55%) MongoDB
3 44 (14.86%) PostgreSQL
4 31 (10.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 27 (9.12%) NoSQL
6 24 (8.11%) Big Data
6 24 (8.11%) SQL Server
7 19 (6.42%) Hadoop
8 12 (4.05%) Redis
9 9 (3.04%) Apache Hive
9 9 (3.04%) Neo4j
10 8 (2.70%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.69%) HBase
12 4 (1.35%) CouchDB
13 3 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.01%) Riak
14 2 (0.68%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1 (0.34%) GIS
Development Applications
1 54 (18.24%) JUnit
2 51 (17.23%) Gradle
2 51 (17.23%) Maven
3 44 (14.86%) Jenkins
4 42 (14.19%) Git (software)
5 26 (8.78%) Ant
6 21 (7.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (6.42%) EasyMock
8 18 (6.08%) Bitbucket
8 18 (6.08%) Mockito
9 17 (5.74%) JIRA
10 16 (5.41%) Gatling
10 16 (5.41%) Spock
10 16 (5.41%) Visual Studio
11 14 (4.73%) Selenium
12 10 (3.38%) Subversion
13 8 (2.70%) gulp
14 5 (1.69%) Cucumber
14 5 (1.69%) IntelliJ
15 4 (1.35%) Hudson
General
1 57 (19.26%) Finance
2 27 (9.12%) Retail
3 25 (8.45%) Advertising
4 17 (5.74%) Banking
5 15 (5.07%) Marketing
6 7 (2.36%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.03%) Law
8 3 (1.01%) Electronics
8 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.01%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 159 (53.72%) Developer
2 90 (30.41%) Java Developer
3 78 (26.35%) Java Engineer
3 78 (26.35%) Software Engineer
4 51 (17.23%) Java Software Engineer
5 24 (8.11%) Software Developer
6 22 (7.43%) Senior Developer
7 19 (6.42%) Senior Software Engineer
8 16 (5.41%) .NET Developer
8 16 (5.41%) Lead Software Engineer
9 15 (5.07%) Lead Developer
10 14 (4.73%) Architect
10 14 (4.73%) Java Architect
11 13 (4.39%) Development Engineer
11 13 (4.39%) Senior Java Engineer
12 12 (4.05%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 11 (3.72%) C# Developer
14 9 (3.04%) C# Software Developer
14 9 (3.04%) DevOps Engineer
14 9 (3.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (27.70%) Hibernate
2 77 (26.01%) Spring Boot
3 68 (22.97%) AngularJS
3 68 (22.97%) HTML
4 63 (21.28%) Node.js
5 57 (19.26%) CSS
6 53 (17.91%) Web Services
7 52 (17.57%) .NET
7 52 (17.57%) React
7 52 (17.57%) RESTful
8 38 (12.84%) ASP.NET
8 38 (12.84%) HTML5
8 38 (12.84%) XML
9 37 (12.50%) JSON
10 31 (10.47%) REST
11 29 (9.80%) Ajax
12 28 (9.46%) Java EE
13 24 (8.11%) jQuery
13 24 (8.11%) SOAP
14 22 (7.43%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 61 (20.61%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (5.74%) User Experience
3 15 (5.07%) Wiki
4 13 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (4.05%) Fintech
6 7 (2.36%) Cloud Native
7 6 (2.03%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.69%) Arduino
9 4 (1.35%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.01%) NHS
11 2 (0.68%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.68%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.14%) Linux
2 15 (5.07%) CentOS
2 15 (5.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (2.36%) Android
3 7 (2.36%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.03%) Windows
5 5 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (57.43%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (42.57%) Software Engineering
3 112 (37.84%) DevOps
4 92 (31.08%) TDD
5 76 (25.68%) MVC
6 74 (25.00%) Microservices
7 59 (19.93%) BDD
8 58 (19.59%) Open Source
9 55 (18.58%) Scrum
10 54 (18.24%) OO
11 50 (16.89%) Continuous Integration
12 48 (16.22%) Mentoring
13 45 (15.20%) E-Commerce
13 45 (15.20%) Test Automation
14 38 (12.84%) OOP
15 28 (9.46%) Web Development
16 24 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
17 21 (7.09%) Problem-Solving
18 20 (6.76%) SOA
19 18 (6.08%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 247 (83.45%) Java
2 93 (31.42%) Java 8
3 91 (30.74%) JavaScript
4 67 (22.64%) PHP
5 64 (21.62%) Python
6 58 (19.59%) C#
7 39 (13.18%) C++
8 31 (10.47%) SQL
9 20 (6.76%) Ruby
10 19 (6.42%) TypeScript
11 16 (5.41%) Scala
12 12 (4.05%) C
13 10 (3.38%) Groovy
13 10 (3.38%) Java 9
14 8 (2.70%) T-SQL
15 6 (2.03%) Apple Swift
16 5 (1.69%) Perl
17 4 (1.35%) Objective-C
17 4 (1.35%) Shell Script
18 3 (1.01%) Go
Qualifications
1 13 (4.39%) Degree
2 11 (3.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.03%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.69%) OCPJP
5 3 (1.01%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.68%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.74%) GDPR
2 7 (2.36%) QA
3 2 (0.68%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 94 (31.76%) Docker
2 5 (1.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (5.41%) Ansible
2 14 (4.73%) Terraform
3 12 (4.05%) Puppet
4 7 (2.36%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (7.77%) Oracle
2 20 (6.76%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.07%) Red Hat
4 8 (2.70%) Google
5 6 (2.03%) Adobe
6 4 (1.35%) IBM
7 3 (1.01%) SAP
8 2 (0.68%) Apple
8 2 (0.68%) Facebook
8 2 (0.68%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.34%) Sitecore