Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 42 37 41
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Spring 13 32 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.01% 5.72% 6.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.50% 11.27% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 33 14
Median annual salary £31,000 £45,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.87% +33.82% -12.82%
10th Percentile £29,000 £35,000 £23,025
90th Percentile £55,000 £79,000 £54,250
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 153 284 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 47.22% 50.81% 55.06%
Number of salaries quoted 80 237 214
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% +6.41%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.73% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +3 12 £31,000 -27.06% 8
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 10 (76.92%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) React
3 7 (53.85%) Spring Boot
4 6 (46.15%) SDLC
4 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (38.46%) TDD
5 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
6 4 (30.77%) Fintech
7 3 (23.08%) Dropwizard
7 3 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (23.08%) Java 8
7 3 (23.08%) DevSecOps
7 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
7 3 (23.08%) Cyberattack
7 3 (23.08%) Dependency Management
7 3 (23.08%) DevOps
7 3 (23.08%) User Experience
7 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
7 3 (23.08%) Gradle
7 3 (23.08%) Maven
7 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
7 3 (23.08%) Banking
7 3 (23.08%) Web Development
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
7 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 3 (23.08%) CSS

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Gradle
1 3 (23.08%) Maven
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Public Sector
3 1 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) React
1 7 (53.85%) Spring Boot
2 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) Dropwizard
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) CGI
3 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
3 2 (15.38%) Node.js
4 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Cyberattack
1 3 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (46.15%) SDLC
3 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) Fintech
5 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
5 3 (23.08%) Dependency Management
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) DevSecOps
5 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
6 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 2 (15.38%) Change Control
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) Microservices
7 1 (7.69%) Product Management
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) Java 8
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared