Period
to 13 June 2021

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 13 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 38 25 36
Rank change year-on-year -13 +11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Spring 36 35 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.84% 8.14% 6.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.76% 19.13% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 11
10th Percentile £29,000 £35,000 £22,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £41,750 £28,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +40.00% -6.25%
75th Percentile £73,750 £63,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 306 183 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 58.17% 42.56% 46.49%
Number of salaries quoted 141 78 217
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,925 £27,200
25th Percentile £30,250 £35,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.79% +7.95% +10.00%
75th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £56,250
UK median annual salary £56,322 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.40% +4.76% +5.00%

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 13 June 2021.

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 13 June 2021. 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
County Antrim -6 33 £47,500 -9.52% 11
County Down - 3 - -
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, 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 (91.67%) Java
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (55.56%) Hibernate
3 20 (55.56%) SQL
3 20 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 19 (52.78%) TDD
5 15 (41.67%) .NET
6 13 (36.11%) Scrum
6 13 (36.11%) MongoDB
7 12 (33.33%) BDD
7 12 (33.33%) Node.js
7 12 (33.33%) Change Control
7 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 12 (33.33%) CGI
7 12 (33.33%) C#
7 12 (33.33%) Python
7 12 (33.33%) Public Sector
8 11 (30.56%) Spring Boot
9 9 (25.00%) Social Skills
10 8 (22.22%) Oracle
11 7 (19.44%) Web Services
11 7 (19.44%) Kubernetes
12 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
12 6 (16.67%) Coaching
12 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 6 (16.67%) Finance
12 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
12 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 6 (16.67%) User Stories

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 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.78%) iPlanet
1 1 (2.78%) JBoss
1 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) AWS
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 3 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (8.33%) Serverless
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) SMS
2 1 (2.78%) FTP
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon Athena
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon Aurora
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon QuickSight
3 3 (8.33%) MySQL
3 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) Big Data
4 2 (5.56%) DB2
5 1 (2.78%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (2.78%) HBase
5 1 (2.78%) HSQLDB
5 1 (2.78%) Impala
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Maven
3 4 (11.11%) Gradle
3 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.56%) IntelliJ
4 2 (5.56%) JIRA
4 2 (5.56%) JUnit
4 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.78%) Ant
5 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket Server
5 1 (2.78%) gulp
5 1 (2.78%) TestNG
General
1 12 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 9 (25.00%) Social Skills
3 6 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (5.56%) Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Developer
2 14 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Angular Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Backend Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) AngularJS
1 20 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 15 (41.67%) .NET
3 12 (33.33%) CGI
3 12 (33.33%) Node.js
4 11 (30.56%) Spring Boot
5 7 (19.44%) Web Services
6 5 (13.89%) CSS
6 5 (13.89%) HTML
6 5 (13.89%) Kafka
6 5 (13.89%) REST
7 4 (11.11%) React
8 3 (8.33%) Apollo GraphQL
8 3 (8.33%) GraphQL
8 3 (8.33%) JSON
8 3 (8.33%) Struts
9 2 (5.56%) iBATIS
9 2 (5.56%) Java SE
9 2 (5.56%) jQuery
9 2 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) User Experience
2 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Unix
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) TDD
3 13 (36.11%) Scrum
4 12 (33.33%) BDD
4 12 (33.33%) Change Control
5 6 (16.67%) Coaching
5 6 (16.67%) Dependency Management
5 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 6 (16.67%) User Stories
6 5 (13.89%) DevOps
6 5 (13.89%) ERP
6 5 (13.89%) IT Strategy
6 5 (13.89%) SDLC
7 4 (11.11%) Analytics
7 4 (11.11%) Microservices
8 3 (8.33%) Behavioural Analytics
8 3 (8.33%) Fintech
8 3 (8.33%) Front End Development
8 3 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) Java
2 20 (55.56%) SQL
3 12 (33.33%) C#
3 12 (33.33%) Python
4 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.89%) Java 8
6 3 (8.33%) Scala
7 2 (5.56%) C++
7 2 (5.56%) Go
8 1 (2.78%) Groovy
8 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) AWS Certification
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Numerate Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (5.56%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) GDPR
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Kubernetes
2 3 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Sybase
3 1 (2.78%) TIBCO