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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 101 152
Rank change year-on-year +21 +51  
Permanent jobs citing Spring 217 148 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.54% 2.58% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.98% 6.91% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 169 137 94
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 2721 2143 2663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.42% 37.30% 39.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2326 1853 2260
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +25 150 £50,000 +5.26% 24
Cheshire +25 48 £47,500 +11.76% 12
Lancashire -10 19 £60,000 +60.00% 4
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 449 (100.00%) Java
2 311 (69.27%) Agile Software Development
3 267 (59.47%) Hibernate
4 243 (54.12%) JavaScript
5 173 (38.53%) HTML
6 165 (36.75%) SQL
7 155 (34.52%) Oracle
8 150 (33.41%) Scrum
9 147 (32.74%) TDD
10 141 (31.40%) Web Services
11 125 (27.84%) MVC
12 124 (27.62%) CSS
13 113 (25.17%) MySQL
14 112 (24.94%) jQuery
15 108 (24.05%) J2EE
16 105 (23.39%) Java EE
17 104 (23.16%) AngularJS
18 100 (22.27%) Node.js
19 91 (20.27%) Hadoop
20 90 (20.04%) Software Engineering
21 89 (19.82%) Linux
21 89 (19.82%) Tomcat
22 88 (19.60%) SDLC
23 84 (18.71%) REST
24 82 (18.26%) Degree
25 81 (18.04%) Git (software)
26 79 (17.59%) BDD
27 78 (17.37%) MongoDB
28 77 (17.15%) Apache Camel
29 76 (16.93%) Maven

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 89 (19.82%) Tomcat
2 54 (12.03%) Elasticsearch
3 43 (9.58%) Apache Spark
4 42 (9.35%) Apache Pig
5 22 (4.90%) WebSphere
6 18 (4.01%) JBoss
7 14 (3.12%) Apache
8 13 (2.90%) Mule
8 13 (2.90%) Mule ESB
9 8 (1.78%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.56%) Apache Solr
10 7 (1.56%) CMS
10 7 (1.56%) Confluence
11 3 (0.67%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.67%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.67%) nginx
11 3 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 44 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.56%) SaaS
3 7 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.79%) HTTP
2 14 (3.12%) Intranet
3 8 (1.78%) Internet
4 5 (1.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (25.17%) MySQL
2 91 (20.27%) Hadoop
3 78 (17.37%) MongoDB
4 72 (16.04%) Big Data
5 51 (11.36%) Relational Database
6 43 (9.58%) RDBMS
7 42 (9.35%) Apache Hive
8 35 (7.80%) SQL Server
9 32 (7.13%) NoSQL
10 22 (4.90%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
12 18 (4.01%) Hazelcast
13 13 (2.90%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.89%) DB2
16 3 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.67%) Endeca
16 3 (0.67%) Redis
17 1 (0.22%) Neo4j
17 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 81 (18.04%) Git (software)
2 76 (16.93%) Maven
3 75 (16.70%) JUnit
4 53 (11.80%) Jenkins
5 47 (10.47%) Eclipse
6 39 (8.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 34 (7.57%) Selenium
8 28 (6.24%) Gradle
9 24 (5.35%) Ant
10 21 (4.68%) JIRA
10 21 (4.68%) Subversion
11 14 (3.12%) Mockito
12 12 (2.67%) SonarQube
13 10 (2.23%) Bitbucket
14 7 (1.56%) EasyMock
15 6 (1.34%) NetBeans
16 4 (0.89%) Cucumber
16 4 (0.89%) IntelliJ
16 4 (0.89%) Jasmine
16 4 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (8.24%) Finance
2 32 (7.13%) Military
3 11 (2.45%) Retail
4 9 (2.00%) Banking
5 4 (0.89%) Advertising
5 4 (0.89%) Marketing
6 3 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (0.67%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.67%) Games
7 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.22%) Automotive
8 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 364 (81.07%) Developer
2 351 (78.17%) Java Developer
3 130 (28.95%) Senior Developer
4 128 (28.51%) Senior Java Developer
5 71 (15.81%) Java Software Developer
5 71 (15.81%) Software Developer
6 42 (9.35%) Software Engineer
7 40 (8.91%) JavaScript Developer
8 34 (7.57%) SQL Developer
9 25 (5.57%) Senior SQL Developer
10 24 (5.35%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 24 (5.35%) Senior Software Developer
11 23 (5.12%) Java Engineer
12 21 (4.68%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 18 (4.01%) Architect
13 18 (4.01%) Java Software Engineer
14 17 (3.79%) Lead Developer
15 16 (3.56%) J2EE Developer
15 16 (3.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 16 (3.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (59.47%) Hibernate
2 173 (38.53%) HTML
3 141 (31.40%) Web Services
4 124 (27.62%) CSS
5 112 (24.94%) jQuery
6 108 (24.05%) J2EE
7 105 (23.39%) Java EE
8 104 (23.16%) AngularJS
9 100 (22.27%) Node.js
10 84 (18.71%) REST
11 77 (17.15%) Apache Camel
12 65 (14.48%) SOAP
13 60 (13.36%) HTML5
13 60 (13.36%) React
14 58 (12.92%) RESTful
15 49 (10.91%) XML
16 47 (10.47%) JSON
17 45 (10.02%) Spring MVC
18 44 (9.80%) CSS3
19 43 (9.58%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 74 (16.48%) iPad
2 44 (9.80%) Computer Science
3 30 (6.68%) PKI
4 23 (5.12%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.34%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (1.34%) User Experience
7 5 (1.11%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.11%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.11%) Smart Meter
7 5 (1.11%) Wiki
8 4 (0.89%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.45%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.45%) RIA
10 2 (0.45%) Social Media
11 1 (0.22%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.22%) PMI
11 1 (0.22%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 89 (19.82%) Linux
2 25 (5.57%) Windows
3 19 (4.23%) Android
4 10 (2.23%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.00%) Mac OS
6 4 (0.89%) CentOS
6 4 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (69.27%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (33.41%) Scrum
3 147 (32.74%) TDD
4 125 (27.84%) MVC
5 90 (20.04%) Software Engineering
6 88 (19.60%) SDLC
7 79 (17.59%) BDD
8 73 (16.26%) DevOps
9 70 (15.59%) OO
10 69 (15.37%) Continuous Integration
11 66 (14.70%) Continuous Improvement
12 65 (14.48%) E-Commerce
13 59 (13.14%) Unit Testing
14 58 (12.92%) SOA
15 53 (11.80%) Web Development
16 47 (10.47%) Continuous Delivery
17 43 (9.58%) Analytics
18 42 (9.35%) Data Analytics
18 42 (9.35%) Time Management
18 42 (9.35%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 449 (100.00%) Java
2 243 (54.12%) JavaScript
3 165 (36.75%) SQL
4 51 (11.36%) C
5 49 (10.91%) C#
6 47 (10.47%) Python
7 37 (8.24%) Ruby
8 34 (7.57%) Groovy
9 32 (7.13%) Perl
10 27 (6.01%) PHP
11 24 (5.35%) Scala
12 15 (3.34%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.78%) C++
14 6 (1.34%) Haskell
15 4 (0.89%) Go
16 1 (0.22%) ABAP
16 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 82 (18.26%) Degree
2 38 (8.46%) Security Cleared
3 34 (7.57%) DV Cleared
4 4 (0.89%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 42 (9.35%) Hyper-V
1 42 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (5.57%) Docker
3 6 (1.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 13 (2.90%) Kibana
2 2 (0.45%) Terraform
3 1 (0.22%) Marathon
3 1 (0.22%) Mesos
Vendors
1 155 (34.52%) Oracle
2 42 (9.35%) VMware
3 12 (2.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.56%) hybris
6 6 (1.34%) Sybase
7 4 (0.89%) Red Hat
7 4 (0.89%) Sun
7 4 (0.89%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.67%) FatWire
9 2 (0.45%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.45%) Facebook
9 2 (0.45%) Google
9 2 (0.45%) HP
9 2 (0.45%) IBM
9 2 (0.45%) Twitter
9 2 (0.45%) Zend
10 1 (0.22%) SAP
10 1 (0.22%) TIBCO
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Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £54000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £60k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Cheshire Datasystems Limited
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + 20% bonus, exc bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago