Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 32 25 17
Rank change year-on-year -7 -8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Spring 68 24 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 9.16% 7.67% 10.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.60% 16.11% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 20
10th Percentile £42,000 £42,000 £29,575
25th Percentile £63,750 £43,125 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,750 £50,000 £51,250
Median % change year-on-year +37.50% -2.44% +38.51%
75th Percentile £80,625 £56,875 £62,188
90th Percentile £82,500 £63,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% +8.70% -

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 347 149 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 46.77% 47.60% 45.37%
Number of salaries quoted 200 48 171
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £34,375 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +12.50%
75th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,750 £68,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,903
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.73% +8.72%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -7 64 £68,750 +37.50% 5
County Down - 4 - -
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 68 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (86.76%) SQL
3 58 (85.29%) Hibernate
4 57 (83.82%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (79.41%) .NET
6 53 (77.94%) AngularJS
7 52 (76.47%) Scrum
8 51 (75.00%) MongoDB
9 50 (73.53%) Node.js
9 50 (73.53%) BDD
9 50 (73.53%) TDD
9 50 (73.53%) C#
10 48 (70.59%) Change Control
10 48 (70.59%) SC Cleared
10 48 (70.59%) Security Cleared
10 48 (70.59%) Public Sector
11 36 (52.94%) Python
12 26 (38.24%) Coaching
13 25 (36.76%) Mentoring
13 25 (36.76%) User Stories
14 24 (35.29%) Software Engineering
15 14 (20.59%) Spring Boot
16 12 (17.65%) Social Skills
17 11 (16.18%) Microservices
18 9 (13.24%) Oracle
19 7 (10.29%) Java 8
20 6 (8.82%) Kubernetes
20 6 (8.82%) REST
21 5 (7.35%) AWS
21 5 (7.35%) Kafka

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 (1.47%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.47%) iPlanet
1 1 (1.47%) JBoss
1 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) AWS
2 4 (5.88%) Amazon S3
2 4 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (5.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) SMS
2 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.35%) MySQL
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.88%) Amazon Athena
3 4 (5.88%) Amazon Aurora
3 4 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (5.88%) Amazon QuickSight
3 4 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.47%) Big Data
4 1 (1.47%) DB2
4 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.47%) Ant
3 1 (1.47%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.47%) gulp
3 1 (1.47%) JIRA
3 1 (1.47%) JUnit
3 1 (1.47%) Maven
3 1 (1.47%) TestNG
General
1 48 (70.59%) Public Sector
2 12 (17.65%) Social Skills
3 4 (5.88%) Finance
4 3 (4.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (60.29%) Developer
2 26 (38.24%) Software Developer
3 25 (36.76%) Senior Developer
3 25 (36.76%) Senior Software Developer
4 23 (33.82%) Software Engineer
5 15 (22.06%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 1 (1.47%) Angular Developer
7 1 (1.47%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (85.29%) Hibernate
2 54 (79.41%) .NET
3 53 (77.94%) AngularJS
4 50 (73.53%) Node.js
5 14 (20.59%) Spring Boot
6 6 (8.82%) REST
7 5 (7.35%) J2EE
7 5 (7.35%) Kafka
8 4 (5.88%) Apollo GraphQL
8 4 (5.88%) GraphQL
8 4 (5.88%) HTML
8 4 (5.88%) HTML5
9 3 (4.41%) CSS
9 3 (4.41%) React
10 2 (2.94%) CSS3
10 2 (2.94%) JPA
10 2 (2.94%) JSON
10 2 (2.94%) Spring Batch
10 2 (2.94%) Spring MVC
10 2 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Client/Server
1 4 (5.88%) Data Structures
1 4 (5.88%) Mobile App
1 4 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
1 4 (5.88%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Unix
2 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (83.82%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (76.47%) Scrum
3 50 (73.53%) BDD
3 50 (73.53%) TDD
4 48 (70.59%) Change Control
5 26 (38.24%) Coaching
6 25 (36.76%) Mentoring
6 25 (36.76%) User Stories
7 24 (35.29%) Software Engineering
8 11 (16.18%) Microservices
9 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
10 4 (5.88%) Analytics
10 4 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (5.88%) Data Analytics
10 4 (5.88%) Fintech
10 4 (5.88%) Line Management
10 4 (5.88%) Mathematics
10 4 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (5.88%) Push Notifications
10 4 (5.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (86.76%) SQL
3 50 (73.53%) C#
4 36 (52.94%) Python
5 7 (10.29%) Java 8
6 4 (5.88%) Scala
7 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.94%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.47%) ES6
8 1 (1.47%) Java 11
Qualifications
1 48 (70.59%) SC Cleared
1 48 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) Degree
3 4 (5.88%) AWS Certification
3 4 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (4.41%) OCP
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.47%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) GDPR
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Oracle
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.47%) Sybase