Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 78 98
Rank change year-on-year -9 +20 +23
Permanent jobs citing Spring 255 332 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.48% 4.02% 2.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.52% 8.73% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 201 265 189
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £61,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

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 3,390 3,805 2,832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 46.30% 46.03% 40.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,912 3,233 2,438
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018. 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 -29 9 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Altrincham - 7 £45,000 -
Bury -4 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Salford - 1 £57,500 - 1
Spring
North West

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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.

1 249 (97.65%) Java
2 159 (62.35%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (58.82%) Software Engineering
4 114 (44.71%) JavaScript
5 110 (43.14%) TDD
6 101 (39.61%) Scrum
6 101 (39.61%) DevOps
7 94 (36.86%) Hibernate
8 93 (36.47%) Java 8
9 90 (35.29%) AngularJS
10 76 (29.80%) Node.js
10 76 (29.80%) Microservices
10 76 (29.80%) Spring Boot
11 71 (27.84%) MVC
11 71 (27.84%) PHP
11 71 (27.84%) E-Commerce
11 71 (27.84%) React
12 70 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
13 68 (26.67%) Docker
14 65 (25.49%) Web Services
15 62 (24.31%) MySQL
15 62 (24.31%) Greenfield Project
16 61 (23.92%) Mentoring
17 55 (21.57%) JUnit
17 55 (21.57%) OO
18 53 (20.78%) REST
19 52 (20.39%) Python
20 49 (19.22%) Open Source
20 49 (19.22%) RESTful
21 48 (18.82%) Amazon AWS

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 (7.45%) Tomcat
2 16 (6.27%) Apache
3 13 (5.10%) Apache Solr
4 10 (3.92%) Confluence
5 9 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (2.75%) CMS
6 7 (2.75%) nginx
7 6 (2.35%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.57%) JBoss
9 3 (1.18%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.18%) IIS
10 2 (0.78%) Jetty
10 2 (0.78%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.39%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.39%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.39%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 48 (18.82%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (8.24%) SaaS
3 16 (6.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 16 (6.27%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (4.71%) GitHub
5 9 (3.53%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.96%) IaaS
7 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.78%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.84%) HTTP
2 7 (2.75%) SSL
3 2 (0.78%) Internet
3 2 (0.78%) Intranet
4 1 (0.39%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (24.31%) MySQL
2 31 (12.16%) MongoDB
3 27 (10.59%) NoSQL
4 21 (8.24%) Apache Cassandra
4 21 (8.24%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (8.24%) Redis
5 18 (7.06%) Hadoop
6 16 (6.27%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (5.49%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (2.35%) Big Data
8 6 (2.35%) SQL Server
9 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.57%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.57%) Riak
10 2 (0.78%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.78%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.39%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.39%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 55 (21.57%) JUnit
2 36 (14.12%) Git (software)
3 35 (13.73%) Jenkins
4 28 (10.98%) Maven
5 23 (9.02%) Gradle
6 17 (6.67%) Selenium
7 15 (5.88%) Mockito
8 12 (4.71%) Ant
9 10 (3.92%) JMeter
10 8 (3.14%) JIRA
10 8 (3.14%) Spock
11 7 (2.75%) Mocha
12 6 (2.35%) Jasmine
12 6 (2.35%) Mercurial
12 6 (2.35%) Subversion
12 6 (2.35%) TestNG
13 5 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (1.96%) gulp
13 5 (1.96%) SonarQube
13 5 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (13.33%) Finance
2 25 (9.80%) Retail
3 22 (8.63%) Advertising
4 15 (5.88%) Banking
5 9 (3.53%) Law
6 8 (3.14%) Games
7 7 (2.75%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.57%) Marketing
9 2 (0.78%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 125 (49.02%) Developer
2 106 (41.57%) Java Developer
3 92 (36.08%) Software Engineer
4 77 (30.20%) Java Engineer
5 75 (29.41%) Java Software Engineer
6 31 (12.16%) Lead Software Engineer
7 28 (10.98%) Senior Developer
8 19 (7.45%) Java Software Developer
9 18 (7.06%) Senior Java Developer
10 17 (6.67%) Architect
11 16 (6.27%) Technical Leader
12 14 (5.49%) Senior Software Engineer
13 12 (4.71%) Lead Developer
13 12 (4.71%) Senior Java Engineer
13 12 (4.71%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 12 (4.71%) Software Developer
14 11 (4.31%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 11 (4.31%) Java Architect
14 11 (4.31%) Technical Engineer
15 10 (3.92%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (36.86%) Hibernate
2 90 (35.29%) AngularJS
3 76 (29.80%) Node.js
3 76 (29.80%) Spring Boot
4 71 (27.84%) React
5 65 (25.49%) Web Services
6 53 (20.78%) REST
7 49 (19.22%) RESTful
8 48 (18.82%) HTML
9 42 (16.47%) J2EE
10 41 (16.08%) Spring MVC
11 40 (15.69%) SOAP
12 39 (15.29%) CSS
13 35 (13.73%) Java EE
14 32 (12.55%) JSON
15 30 (11.76%) XML
16 24 (9.41%) HTML5
17 20 (7.84%) CSS3
17 20 (7.84%) jQuery
18 18 (7.06%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 62 (24.31%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (6.27%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.71%) Xbox
4 10 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.75%) Arduino
6 7 (2.75%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.96%) Cloud Native
7 5 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.96%) User Experience
8 4 (1.57%) Blog
8 4 (1.57%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.18%) Fintech
9 3 (1.18%) Wiki
10 2 (0.78%) Clustering
11 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.06%) Linux
2 5 (1.96%) Windows
3 3 (1.18%) Android
3 3 (1.18%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.18%) CentOS
3 3 (1.18%) Mac OS
3 3 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (62.35%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (58.82%) Software Engineering
3 110 (43.14%) TDD
4 101 (39.61%) DevOps
4 101 (39.61%) Scrum
5 76 (29.80%) Microservices
6 71 (27.84%) E-Commerce
6 71 (27.84%) MVC
7 70 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
8 61 (23.92%) Mentoring
9 55 (21.57%) OO
10 49 (19.22%) Open Source
11 47 (18.43%) Test Automation
12 45 (17.65%) OOP
13 44 (17.25%) BDD
13 44 (17.25%) Kanban
14 36 (14.12%) Web Development
15 34 (13.33%) Coaching
16 33 (12.94%) SOA
17 32 (12.55%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 249 (97.65%) Java
2 114 (44.71%) JavaScript
3 93 (36.47%) Java 8
4 71 (27.84%) PHP
5 52 (20.39%) Python
6 25 (9.80%) Ruby
7 21 (8.24%) TypeScript
8 20 (7.84%) C#
8 20 (7.84%) Scala
9 17 (6.67%) C
10 16 (6.27%) Go
10 16 (6.27%) Java 9
11 15 (5.88%) C++
12 14 (5.49%) SQL
13 9 (3.53%) R
14 6 (2.35%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.96%) Groovy
16 2 (0.78%) Clojure
16 2 (0.78%) Perl
16 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (9.41%) Degree
2 15 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.75%) OCPJP
4 5 (1.96%) HND
4 5 (1.96%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.18%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.39%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.41%) QA
2 5 (1.96%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 1 (0.39%) GCP
System Software
1 68 (26.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (9.41%) Puppet
2 17 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.75%) Ansible
4 6 (2.35%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.57%) Kibana
6 2 (0.78%) Cobbler
6 2 (0.78%) logstash
6 2 (0.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (11.37%) Oracle
2 7 (2.75%) Google
3 4 (1.57%) IBM
4 3 (1.18%) Apple
4 3 (1.18%) Facebook
4 3 (1.18%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.18%) Sun
5 2 (0.78%) Capita
5 2 (0.78%) Hummingbird
5 2 (0.78%) Yahoo!
6 1 (0.39%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.39%) Cadence
6 1 (0.39%) hybris
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.39%) TIBCO