Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 91 83
Rank change year-on-year +18 -8 +57
Permanent jobs citing Spring 524 405 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.95% 3.29% 3.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.88% 7.88% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 442 368 379
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,925 £27,750
90th Percentile £64,875 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +3.85% +4.00%

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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5898 5137 5133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.51% 41.78% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4906 4476 4412
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Manchester -9 314 £51,500 +8.42% 32
Cheshire +43 165 £47,500 +5.56% 14
Lancashire +12 38 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Merseyside +10 3 £57,000 +42.50% 3
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 502 (95.80%) Java
2 354 (67.56%) Agile Software Development
3 263 (50.19%) Hibernate
4 252 (48.09%) JavaScript
5 197 (37.60%) SQL
6 187 (35.69%) MVC
7 182 (34.73%) Software Engineering
8 176 (33.59%) TDD
9 162 (30.92%) HTML
10 147 (28.05%) Web Services
11 142 (27.10%) CSS
12 141 (26.91%) Oracle
13 140 (26.72%) Scrum
14 131 (25.00%) jQuery
15 124 (23.66%) Git (software)
16 119 (22.71%) Finance
17 118 (22.52%) Linux
18 114 (21.76%) AngularJS
19 113 (21.56%) BDD
20 111 (21.18%) J2EE
21 106 (20.23%) Jenkins
22 105 (20.04%) SDLC
23 103 (19.66%) DevOps
24 101 (19.27%) Spring MVC
25 92 (17.56%) Degree
26 90 (17.18%) MySQL
26 90 (17.18%) SOAP
27 89 (16.98%) Tomcat
28 86 (16.41%) RESTful
29 83 (15.84%) 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 89 (16.98%) Tomcat
2 28 (5.34%) Apache
3 23 (4.39%) Confluence
4 22 (4.20%) Apache Spark
5 18 (3.44%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (3.44%) WebSphere
6 16 (3.05%) JBoss
7 12 (2.29%) Apache Solr
8 9 (1.72%) Apache Pig
8 9 (1.72%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.53%) Jetty
9 8 (1.53%) nginx
10 6 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.95%) Mule
12 3 (0.57%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.57%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.38%) CMS
13 2 (0.38%) IIS
14 1 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (4.01%) SAP Hybris
2 5 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 52 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 8 (1.53%) GitHub
5 7 (1.34%) SaaS
6 6 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.15%) OpenShift
7 5 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.57%) CloudFront
8 3 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.19%) IaaS
9 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (10.88%) HTTP
2 18 (3.44%) Internet
3 8 (1.53%) SSL
3 8 (1.53%) WinSCP
4 5 (0.95%) SMS
5 3 (0.57%) Intranet
6 1 (0.19%) AMQP
6 1 (0.19%) Skype
6 1 (0.19%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (17.18%) MySQL
2 83 (15.84%) Relational Database
3 72 (13.74%) NoSQL
4 54 (10.31%) MongoDB
5 48 (9.16%) SQL Server
6 43 (8.21%) Hadoop
7 26 (4.96%) Big Data
8 25 (4.77%) Apache Cassandra
9 22 (4.20%) Oracle Database
10 21 (4.01%) RDBMS
11 19 (3.63%) DB2
12 17 (3.24%) Redis
13 16 (3.05%) CouchDB
14 13 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (1.91%) Apache Accumulo
17 9 (1.72%) Apache Hive
17 9 (1.72%) Endeca
17 9 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
18 8 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 124 (23.66%) Git (software)
2 106 (20.23%) Jenkins
3 83 (15.84%) JUnit
4 58 (11.07%) Maven
5 51 (9.73%) Eclipse
6 50 (9.54%) Gradle
7 37 (7.06%) Selenium
8 34 (6.49%) Bitbucket
9 31 (5.92%) JIRA
10 21 (4.01%) Jasmine
11 20 (3.82%) Ant
12 19 (3.63%) Subversion
13 17 (3.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (2.67%) Cucumber
15 13 (2.48%) IntelliJ
16 12 (2.29%) EasyMock
17 11 (2.10%) SonarQube
18 7 (1.34%) Mockito
18 7 (1.34%) Sonatype Nexus
18 7 (1.34%) TeamCity
General
1 119 (22.71%) Finance
2 36 (6.87%) Advertising
3 33 (6.30%) Banking
4 19 (3.63%) Retail
5 18 (3.44%) Marketing
6 14 (2.67%) Electronics
6 14 (2.67%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.15%) Law
7 6 (1.15%) Legal
8 3 (0.57%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.38%) Military
10 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.19%) Automotive
10 1 (0.19%) Front Office
10 1 (0.19%) Local Government
10 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 373 (71.18%) Developer
2 325 (62.02%) Java Developer
3 98 (18.70%) Senior Developer
4 93 (17.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 92 (17.56%) Software Engineer
6 86 (16.41%) Java Engineer
7 72 (13.74%) Java Software Engineer
8 67 (12.79%) Software Developer
9 54 (10.31%) Java Software Developer
10 36 (6.87%) SQL Developer
11 32 (6.11%) Senior Software Developer
12 30 (5.73%) JavaScript Developer
13 29 (5.53%) Lead Software Engineer
14 28 (5.34%) Senior Java Software Developer
15 22 (4.20%) Senior SQL Developer
16 21 (4.01%) Senior JavaScript Developer
17 15 (2.86%) Lead Developer
17 15 (2.86%) Senior Java Engineer
17 15 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
18 14 (2.67%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (50.19%) Hibernate
2 162 (30.92%) HTML
3 147 (28.05%) Web Services
4 142 (27.10%) CSS
5 131 (25.00%) jQuery
6 114 (21.76%) AngularJS
7 111 (21.18%) J2EE
8 101 (19.27%) Spring MVC
9 90 (17.18%) SOAP
10 86 (16.41%) RESTful
11 83 (15.84%) REST
12 77 (14.69%) Java EE
13 76 (14.50%) HTML5
14 73 (13.93%) JSON
15 70 (13.36%) XML
16 59 (11.26%) CSS3
17 57 (10.88%) Node.js
18 56 (10.69%) JSP
19 54 (10.31%) React
20 51 (9.73%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.60%) Computer Science
2 61 (11.64%) Greenfield Project
3 35 (6.68%) User Experience
4 28 (5.34%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (4.39%) iPad
6 18 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (2.86%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.48%) RIA
9 11 (2.10%) Wiki
10 9 (1.72%) Fintech
10 9 (1.72%) PKI
11 6 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
12 3 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.57%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.38%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.38%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.38%) Online Banking
13 2 (0.38%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.38%) Xbox
14 1 (0.19%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 118 (22.52%) Linux
2 26 (4.96%) Windows
3 15 (2.86%) Unix
4 12 (2.29%) Mac OS
4 12 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.53%) CentOS
6 6 (1.15%) Android
6 6 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.38%) AIX
7 2 (0.38%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (67.56%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (35.69%) MVC
3 182 (34.73%) Software Engineering
4 176 (33.59%) TDD
5 140 (26.72%) Scrum
6 113 (21.56%) BDD
7 105 (20.04%) SDLC
8 103 (19.66%) DevOps
9 73 (13.93%) E-Commerce
9 73 (13.93%) OO
10 72 (13.74%) Test Automation
11 66 (12.60%) Web Development
12 57 (10.88%) Continuous Integration
13 52 (9.92%) Mentoring
14 47 (8.97%) Open Source
14 47 (8.97%) SOA
15 42 (8.02%) Continuous Improvement
15 42 (8.02%) Kanban
16 40 (7.63%) OOP
17 37 (7.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 502 (95.80%) Java
2 252 (48.09%) JavaScript
3 197 (37.60%) SQL
4 60 (11.45%) Python
5 54 (10.31%) PHP
5 54 (10.31%) Ruby
6 36 (6.87%) Scala
7 34 (6.49%) C
8 32 (6.11%) Groovy
9 27 (5.15%) C#
10 26 (4.96%) PL/SQL
11 23 (4.39%) C++
12 14 (2.67%) Go
13 13 (2.48%) Bash Shell
14 11 (2.10%) Perl
15 10 (1.91%) ES6
16 6 (1.15%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.76%) Shell Script
18 3 (0.57%) VC++
18 3 (0.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 92 (17.56%) Degree
2 30 (5.73%) Security Cleared
3 27 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (2.86%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.72%) Numerate Degree
6 8 (1.53%) Sun Certification
7 5 (0.95%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.19%) HND
8 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.39%) QA
2 5 (0.95%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 36 (6.87%) Docker
2 9 (1.72%) Hyper-V
2 9 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (4.77%) Puppet
2 15 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.76%) Ansible
3 4 (0.76%) Kibana
4 3 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.57%) SCCM
5 2 (0.38%) Cobbler
5 2 (0.38%) Salt
6 1 (0.19%) Consul
6 1 (0.19%) Packer
6 1 (0.19%) Terraform
6 1 (0.19%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 141 (26.91%) Oracle
2 35 (6.68%) SAP
3 23 (4.39%) hybris
4 22 (4.20%) Google
5 18 (3.44%) Microsoft
6 12 (2.29%) Sun
7 10 (1.91%) Sybase
8 9 (1.72%) BroadVision
8 9 (1.72%) Red Hat
8 9 (1.72%) VMware
9 7 (1.34%) Apigee
9 7 (1.34%) Apple
9 7 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.15%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.15%) Cloudera
11 5 (0.95%) IBM
12 4 (0.76%) Perforce
13 3 (0.57%) Facebook
14 2 (0.38%) MuleSoft
14 2 (0.38%) Twitter