The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Spring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 111 132
Rank change year-on-year +29 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Spring 247 132 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.59% 2.38% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.14% 6.02% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 193 121 108
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Spring is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 3034 2192 2613
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.10% 39.57% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2557 1892 2211
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Spring as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in the North West

Spring
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Spring in the North West

Spring
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in the North West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Spring in the North West

Spring
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +14 165 £47,500 - 26
Cheshire +18 61 £45,000 -18.18% 13
Lancashire +3 19 £44,750 -0.55% 3
Merseyside -12 1 £32,500 - 4
Cumbria - 1 £45,000 -
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Spring.

1 452 (98.47%) Java
2 309 (67.32%) Agile Software Development
3 243 (52.94%) Hibernate
4 239 (52.07%) JavaScript
5 164 (35.73%) SQL
6 150 (32.68%) HTML
7 148 (32.24%) TDD
8 137 (29.85%) Web Services
9 131 (28.54%) Scrum
10 130 (28.32%) MVC
11 119 (25.93%) Oracle
12 112 (24.40%) Software Engineering
13 107 (23.31%) Git (software)
14 106 (23.09%) Linux
15 103 (22.44%) Java EE
16 98 (21.35%) jQuery
16 98 (21.35%) CSS
17 93 (20.26%) SDLC
18 89 (19.39%) BDD
19 86 (18.74%) Jenkins
19 86 (18.74%) JUnit
20 83 (18.08%) OO
20 83 (18.08%) AngularJS
21 82 (17.86%) iPad
22 81 (17.65%) Node.js
23 80 (17.43%) Hadoop
24 78 (16.99%) Continuous Integration
25 77 (16.78%) J2EE
25 77 (16.78%) Finance
26 75 (16.34%) REST

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 70 (15.25%) Tomcat
2 30 (6.54%) Apache Spark
3 26 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
4 22 (4.79%) Apache
5 21 (4.58%) Confluence
6 20 (4.36%) WebSphere
7 19 (4.14%) Apache Pig
8 10 (2.18%) JBoss
9 7 (1.53%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.31%) Mule
11 5 (1.09%) GlassFish
11 5 (1.09%) Mule ESB
11 5 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.87%) CMS
12 4 (0.87%) OpenEdge
13 3 (0.65%) Mongoose
13 3 (0.65%) nginx
13 3 (0.65%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.22%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 13 (2.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.65%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 53 (11.55%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.09%) GitHub
4 4 (0.87%) SaaS
5 3 (0.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (0.65%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.44%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.45%) HTTP
2 22 (4.79%) Intranet
3 5 (1.09%) Internet
4 3 (0.65%) SSL
5 1 (0.22%) AMQP
5 1 (0.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (17.43%) Hadoop
2 66 (14.38%) MySQL
3 51 (11.11%) Big Data
4 44 (9.59%) Relational Database
5 43 (9.37%) MongoDB
6 30 (6.54%) SQL Server
7 27 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 24 (5.23%) RDBMS
9 20 (4.36%) Apache Hive
10 15 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (3.05%) NoSQL
12 10 (2.18%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.96%) Apache Accumulo
13 9 (1.96%) CouchDB
14 8 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (1.31%) Endeca
16 5 (1.09%) Hazelcast
16 5 (1.09%) Redis
17 4 (0.87%) DB2
18 3 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 107 (23.31%) Git (software)
2 86 (18.74%) Jenkins
2 86 (18.74%) JUnit
3 50 (10.89%) Eclipse
4 45 (9.80%) Maven
5 42 (9.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 40 (8.71%) JIRA
7 36 (7.84%) Selenium
8 26 (5.66%) Ant
9 23 (5.01%) Bitbucket
9 23 (5.01%) EasyMock
9 23 (5.01%) Gradle
10 21 (4.58%) SonarQube
11 18 (3.92%) Subversion
12 12 (2.61%) IntelliJ
13 10 (2.18%) Sonatype Nexus
14 8 (1.74%) Jasmine
15 7 (1.53%) Cucumber
16 6 (1.31%) Mockito
17 5 (1.09%) Vagrant
General
1 77 (16.78%) Finance
2 18 (3.92%) Marketing
3 17 (3.70%) Banking
4 13 (2.83%) Electronics
4 13 (2.83%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.83%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.40%) Military
6 7 (1.53%) Aerospace
6 7 (1.53%) Retail
7 6 (1.31%) Advertising
8 5 (1.09%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.87%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.65%) Law
11 1 (0.22%) Automotive
11 1 (0.22%) Games
11 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 379 (82.57%) Developer
2 363 (79.08%) Java Developer
3 107 (23.31%) Senior Developer
4 105 (22.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 90 (19.61%) Software Developer
6 80 (17.43%) Java Software Developer
7 52 (11.33%) Software Engineer
8 50 (10.89%) Java Engineer
9 46 (10.02%) JavaScript Developer
9 46 (10.02%) SQL Developer
10 41 (8.93%) Java Software Engineer
11 35 (7.63%) Senior Software Developer
12 33 (7.19%) Senior Java Software Developer
13 30 (6.54%) Senior SQL Developer
14 27 (5.88%) Lead Developer
15 26 (5.66%) Senior JavaScript Developer
16 22 (4.79%) J2EE Developer
16 22 (4.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 18 (3.92%) Lead Java Developer
18 17 (3.70%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (52.94%) Hibernate
2 150 (32.68%) HTML
3 137 (29.85%) Web Services
4 103 (22.44%) Java EE
5 98 (21.35%) CSS
5 98 (21.35%) jQuery
6 83 (18.08%) AngularJS
7 81 (17.65%) Node.js
8 77 (16.78%) J2EE
9 75 (16.34%) REST
10 72 (15.69%) SOAP
11 67 (14.60%) XML
12 63 (13.73%) JSON
13 59 (12.85%) React
14 56 (12.20%) HTML5
15 55 (11.98%) Apache Camel
16 48 (10.46%) Spring MVC
17 46 (10.02%) JSP
18 44 (9.59%) RESTful
19 39 (8.50%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 82 (17.86%) iPad
2 45 (9.80%) Computer Science
3 37 (8.06%) Mobile App
4 30 (6.54%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (3.27%) Cyberthreat
5 15 (3.27%) PKI
6 14 (3.05%) User Experience
7 12 (2.61%) Wiki
8 5 (1.09%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.09%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (0.87%) Social Media
10 3 (0.65%) Fintech
10 3 (0.65%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.44%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.44%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.44%) RIA
12 1 (0.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 106 (23.09%) Linux
2 29 (6.32%) Windows
3 16 (3.49%) Mac OS
4 14 (3.05%) CentOS
4 14 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.09%) Android
5 5 (1.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.22%) AIX
6 1 (0.22%) Unix
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (67.32%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (32.24%) TDD
3 131 (28.54%) Scrum
4 130 (28.32%) MVC
5 112 (24.40%) Software Engineering
6 93 (20.26%) SDLC
7 89 (19.39%) BDD
8 83 (18.08%) OO
9 78 (16.99%) Continuous Integration
10 73 (15.90%) DevOps
11 72 (15.69%) E-Commerce
12 67 (14.60%) SOA
12 67 (14.60%) Web Development
13 59 (12.85%) Continuous Improvement
14 53 (11.55%) Unit Testing
15 46 (10.02%) Continuous Delivery
16 45 (9.80%) Test Automation
17 42 (9.15%) Open Source
18 41 (8.93%) Mentoring
19 38 (8.28%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 452 (98.47%) Java
2 239 (52.07%) JavaScript
3 164 (35.73%) SQL
4 48 (10.46%) Python
5 35 (7.63%) C
6 28 (6.10%) PHP
7 27 (5.88%) C#
7 27 (5.88%) Groovy
7 27 (5.88%) Ruby
8 25 (5.45%) C++
9 23 (5.01%) Perl
10 14 (3.05%) Scala
11 13 (2.83%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.31%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.65%) ES6
13 3 (0.65%) Go
14 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (15.03%) Degree
2 31 (6.75%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.49%) Numerate Degree
4 12 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (2.61%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.44%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 19 (4.14%) Hyper-V
1 19 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (3.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (5.23%) Kibana
2 19 (4.14%) Puppet
3 8 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.65%) Ansible
5 2 (0.44%) Terraform
6 1 (0.22%) Packer
6 1 (0.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 119 (25.93%) Oracle
2 19 (4.14%) VMware
3 16 (3.49%) SAP
4 12 (2.61%) Red Hat
5 9 (1.96%) hybris
5 9 (1.96%) Microsoft
6 8 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.09%) Google
7 5 (1.09%) Sun
8 4 (0.87%) Cognizant
9 3 (0.65%) BroadVision
9 3 (0.65%) FatWire
9 3 (0.65%) Perforce
9 3 (0.65%) Sybase
10 1 (0.22%) Apple
10 1 (0.22%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.22%) IBM
10 1 (0.22%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.22%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.22%) Tableau
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