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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 66 34 21
Rank change year-on-year -32 -13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Spring 33 59 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.80% 8.59% 8.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.04% 15.40% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 8
10th Percentile £40,800 £37,500 £39,550
25th Percentile £44,625 £65,000 £42,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,750 £70,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -28.93% +40.00% +17.65%
75th Percentile £54,125 £80,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £56,150 £82,000 £63,000
UK median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% +8.33% +4.35%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 365 383 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 42.00% 55.75% 43.21%
Number of salaries quoted 124 206 46
10th Percentile £34,300 £27,500 £30,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £31,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +17.65%
75th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £78,375 £82,500 -
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Northern Ireland

Spring
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Spring in Northern Ireland

Spring
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Spring in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Spring in Northern Ireland

Spring
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
County Antrim -23 33 £49,750 -28.93% 4
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Spring.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (87.88%) Microservices
2 29 (87.88%) Spring Boot
3 24 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 24 (72.73%) AWS
4 23 (69.70%) Agile
4 23 (69.70%) GCP
4 23 (69.70%) Kubernetes
5 22 (66.67%) Finance
6 21 (63.64%) Kafka
6 21 (63.64%) Mentoring
7 20 (60.61%) Degree
7 20 (60.61%) Computer Science
7 20 (60.61%) Computer Science Degree
8 19 (57.58%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (57.58%) Critical Thinking
8 19 (57.58%) Cloud Native
8 19 (57.58%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 19 (57.58%) .NET Core
8 19 (57.58%) Derivative
8 19 (57.58%) Low Latency
8 19 (57.58%) Risk Management
8 19 (57.58%) C#
8 19 (57.58%) Unix
8 19 (57.58%) .NET
8 19 (57.58%) Python
9 10 (30.30%) SQL
10 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
10 7 (21.21%) NoSQL
10 7 (21.21%) React

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 24 (72.73%) AWS
2 23 (69.70%) GCP
3 5 (15.15%) Azure
4 2 (6.06%) OpenShift
5 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) IBM UrbanCode
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 3 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) JUnit
2 2 (6.06%) Maven
General
1 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Law
2 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.09%) Social Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Graduate
1 19 (57.58%) Software Engineering Graduate
2 9 (27.27%) Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Backend Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) Spring Boot
2 21 (63.64%) Kafka
3 19 (57.58%) .NET
3 19 (57.58%) .NET Core
4 7 (21.21%) React
5 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 6 (18.18%) HTML
6 4 (12.12%) J2EE
6 4 (12.12%) REST
7 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
7 3 (9.09%) JSON
8 2 (6.06%) CSS
8 2 (6.06%) Dropwizard
8 2 (6.06%) Java EE
8 2 (6.06%) Java SE
8 2 (6.06%) JAX-RS
8 2 (6.06%) JMS
8 2 (6.06%) jQuery
8 2 (6.06%) RESTful
9 1 (3.03%) jOOQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) Cloud Native
1 19 (57.58%) Derivative
2 4 (12.12%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Unix
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) Microservices
2 24 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 23 (69.70%) Agile
4 21 (63.64%) Mentoring
5 20 (60.61%) Computer Science
6 19 (57.58%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 19 (57.58%) Critical Thinking
6 19 (57.58%) Low Latency
6 19 (57.58%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (57.58%) Risk Management
7 7 (21.21%) DevOps
8 6 (18.18%) Containerisation
8 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (15.15%) Full Stack Development
9 5 (15.15%) Scrum
10 3 (9.09%) CI/CD
11 2 (6.06%) BDD
11 2 (6.06%) Collaborative Working
11 2 (6.06%) Deployment Automation
11 2 (6.06%) OO
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (57.58%) C#
2 19 (57.58%) Python
3 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) Computer Science Degree
1 20 (60.61%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) CIW
2 2 (6.06%) OCP
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (69.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) IBM