Period
to 4 December 2021

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 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
North West > Manchester
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 53 114 82
Rank change year-on-year +61 -32 -7
Permanent jobs citing Spring 294 58 215
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 5.16% 2.03% 3.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.52% 4.36% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 173 44 198
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £34,625
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,688 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,475 £72,875
North West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

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 2,025 1,330 2,669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 35.51% 46.47% 42.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,551 1,222 2,163
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +7.53% +3.33%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Manchester

Spring
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Spring in Manchester.

Salary trend for Spring in Manchester

Spring
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Spring in Manchester over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

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 4 December 2021. 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
Stockport +1 5 £57,500 - 3
Spring
North West

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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.

1 282 (95.92%) Java
2 205 (69.73%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (50.34%) Spring Boot
4 135 (45.92%) Microservices
5 122 (41.50%) SQL
6 102 (34.69%) Docker
7 93 (31.63%) Open Source
8 91 (30.95%) Java 8
9 87 (29.59%) Continuous Integration
10 86 (29.25%) DevOps
11 85 (28.91%) Kafka
12 84 (28.57%) Oracle
12 84 (28.57%) Scrum
13 78 (26.53%) AWS
13 78 (26.53%) Terraform
14 75 (25.51%) JavaScript
15 69 (23.47%) Kubernetes
16 68 (23.13%) Jenkins
17 65 (22.11%) TDD
18 59 (20.07%) Software Engineering
18 59 (20.07%) Social Skills
19 56 (19.05%) Greenfield Project
19 56 (19.05%) REST
20 54 (18.37%) BDD
21 49 (16.67%) Maven
22 48 (16.33%) MySQL
23 47 (15.99%) Node.js
23 47 (15.99%) Test Automation
24 43 (14.63%) OO
24 43 (14.63%) Linux

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 19 (6.46%) nginx
2 13 (4.42%) JBoss
3 12 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (3.06%) Apache
4 9 (3.06%) Apache Spark
5 7 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.70%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.36%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.36%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.34%) Camunda
8 1 (0.34%) Confluence
8 1 (0.34%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.34%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 78 (26.53%) AWS
2 38 (12.93%) Azure
3 34 (11.56%) GitHub
4 33 (11.22%) Serverless
5 20 (6.80%) GCP
6 15 (5.10%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (5.10%) OpenShift
7 12 (4.08%) Apigee
8 6 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (2.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 6 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.02%) Boomi
9 3 (1.02%) Slack
10 2 (0.68%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (0.68%) Cloudflare
10 2 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.68%) npm
10 2 (0.68%) Power Platform
10 2 (0.68%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.48%) AMQP
2 6 (2.04%) Internet
3 4 (1.36%) HTTP
4 3 (1.02%) SSH
4 3 (1.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (16.33%) MySQL
2 38 (12.93%) NoSQL
3 36 (12.24%) Redis
4 28 (9.52%) Big Data
5 22 (7.48%) Apache Accumulo
6 18 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (6.12%) Relational Database
7 15 (5.10%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.72%) SQL Server
9 7 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (2.38%) Couchbase
10 6 (2.04%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.36%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (1.36%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.34%) Flink
12 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 68 (23.13%) Jenkins
2 49 (16.67%) Maven
3 42 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 34 (11.56%) JUnit
5 30 (10.20%) Gradle
6 19 (6.46%) Subversion
7 13 (4.42%) Mockito
8 12 (4.08%) Mercurial
8 12 (4.08%) Storybook
9 11 (3.74%) CircleCI
9 11 (3.74%) SonarQube
9 11 (3.74%) TestNG
10 9 (3.06%) JIRA
11 8 (2.72%) Bitbucket
11 8 (2.72%) GitLab
12 6 (2.04%) Ant
13 4 (1.36%) Cucumber
14 3 (1.02%) Vagrant
15 2 (0.68%) Artifactory
16 1 (0.34%) Grunt
General
1 59 (20.07%) Social Skills
2 29 (9.86%) Public Sector
3 25 (8.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 17 (5.78%) Finance
5 8 (2.72%) Law
5 8 (2.72%) Marketing
6 6 (2.04%) Games
6 6 (2.04%) Presentation Skills
6 6 (2.04%) Retail
7 5 (1.70%) Banking
8 2 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 224 (76.19%) Developer
2 180 (61.22%) Java Developer
3 67 (22.79%) Senior Developer
4 53 (18.03%) Senior Java Developer
5 23 (7.82%) Java Engineer
6 21 (7.14%) Architect
6 21 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 21 (7.14%) Technical Architect
7 14 (4.76%) Lead Developer
8 11 (3.74%) Java Software Engineer
8 11 (3.74%) Senior Java Engineer
8 11 (3.74%) Team Leader
9 8 (2.72%) Junior
10 7 (2.38%) Junior Developer
11 6 (2.04%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (2.04%) Senior Software Engineer
12 5 (1.70%) Integration Engineer
12 5 (1.70%) Junior Java Developer
13 4 (1.36%) .NET Developer
13 4 (1.36%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (50.34%) Spring Boot
2 85 (28.91%) Kafka
3 56 (19.05%) REST
4 47 (15.99%) Node.js
5 43 (14.63%) Hibernate
6 36 (12.24%) AngularJS
7 35 (11.90%) Web Services
8 34 (11.56%) React
9 31 (10.54%) RabbitMQ
10 30 (10.20%) Middleware
11 25 (8.50%) GraphQL
12 24 (8.16%) XML
13 23 (7.82%) RESTful
14 22 (7.48%) JavaBeans
15 20 (6.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 19 (6.46%) OAuth
16 19 (6.46%) OAuth2
16 19 (6.46%) Swagger
17 17 (5.78%) JSON
17 17 (5.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (19.05%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (7.14%) Cloud Native
3 12 (4.08%) Legacy Code
3 12 (4.08%) SWIFT
4 11 (3.74%) Reinsurance
5 8 (2.72%) Virtual Team
6 7 (2.38%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.70%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.70%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.70%) Social Media
7 5 (1.70%) User Experience
8 4 (1.36%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.02%) Wiki
10 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.68%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.34%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 43 (14.63%) Linux
2 14 (4.76%) Unix
3 3 (1.02%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.68%) Android
4 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.34%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (69.73%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (45.92%) Microservices
3 93 (31.63%) Open Source
4 87 (29.59%) Continuous Integration
5 86 (29.25%) DevOps
6 84 (28.57%) Scrum
7 65 (22.11%) TDD
8 59 (20.07%) Software Engineering
9 54 (18.37%) BDD
10 47 (15.99%) Test Automation
11 43 (14.63%) OO
11 43 (14.63%) Open Source Development
12 40 (13.61%) Problem-Solving
13 34 (11.56%) Configuration Management
14 29 (9.86%) OOP
15 26 (8.84%) SOA
16 24 (8.16%) Coaching
17 23 (7.82%) Analytics
18 22 (7.48%) Big Data Analytics
18 22 (7.48%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 282 (95.92%) Java
2 122 (41.50%) SQL
3 91 (30.95%) Java 8
4 75 (25.51%) JavaScript
5 27 (9.18%) Java 11
6 15 (5.10%) TypeScript
7 14 (4.76%) C#
8 13 (4.42%) Python
9 9 (3.06%) C++
10 4 (1.36%) Groovy
11 3 (1.02%) CFML
11 3 (1.02%) Go
11 3 (1.02%) Kotlin
11 3 (1.02%) PHP
12 2 (0.68%) C
12 2 (0.68%) ES6
12 2 (0.68%) Ruby
12 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.34%) Perl
13 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 33 (11.22%) SC Cleared
3 24 (8.16%) Degree
4 11 (3.74%) DBS Check
5 8 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 102 (34.69%) Docker
2 3 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 78 (26.53%) Terraform
2 69 (23.47%) Kubernetes
3 40 (13.61%) Ansible
4 29 (9.86%) Puppet
5 10 (3.40%) Grafana
5 10 (3.40%) Prometheus
6 6 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.70%) Rancher
8 4 (1.36%) Graphite
8 4 (1.36%) Kibana
8 4 (1.36%) logstash
8 4 (1.36%) ZABBIX
9 3 (1.02%) HAProxy
9 3 (1.02%) Packer
10 2 (0.68%) Rsyslog
10 2 (0.68%) Salt
Vendors
1 84 (28.57%) Oracle
2 20 (6.80%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.70%) Google
3 5 (1.70%) Twitter
4 3 (1.02%) MuleSoft
4 3 (1.02%) Talend
4 3 (1.02%) TIBCO
4 3 (1.02%) VMware
4 3 (1.02%) webMethods
5 2 (0.68%) Dynatrace
5 2 (0.68%) Fujitsu
5 2 (0.68%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.34%) Elastic Path