Period
to 31 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > Scotland
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 58 77 43
Rank change year-on-year +19 -34 +7
Permanent jobs citing Spring 130 180 347
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 4.43% 3.39% 6.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.80% 8.35% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 75 129 258
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £59,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.42% +8.64% +4.76%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,327 2,155 2,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 45.21% 40.59% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1,485 1,640
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,050 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Scotland

Spring
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Spring in Scotland

Spring
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Spring in Scotland over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Spring in Scotland

Spring
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. 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
Glasgow +25 75 £50,000 - 1
Edinburgh +14 51 £52,500 +20.00% 2
Dundee 0 4 £45,000 +16.13%
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Spring.

1 129 (99.23%) Java
2 75 (57.69%) Spring Boot
3 67 (51.54%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (45.38%) Microservices
5 52 (40.00%) Java 8
6 40 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 38 (29.23%) AWS
8 37 (28.46%) Finance
8 37 (28.46%) Hibernate
9 35 (26.92%) Software Engineering
10 34 (26.15%) React
11 33 (25.38%) TDD
12 31 (23.85%) NoSQL
13 30 (23.08%) AngularJS
13 30 (23.08%) Git (software)
13 30 (23.08%) Relational Database
13 30 (23.08%) Web Services
14 28 (21.54%) Jenkins
15 26 (20.00%) Maven
16 25 (19.23%) Docker
17 24 (18.46%) RESTful
18 22 (16.92%) Mentoring
18 22 (16.92%) Degree
18 22 (16.92%) CSS
19 21 (16.15%) Banking
19 21 (16.15%) SDLC
19 21 (16.15%) Azure
20 20 (15.38%) Kubernetes
20 20 (15.38%) TypeScript
21 19 (14.62%) Tomcat

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 19 (14.62%) Tomcat
2 13 (10.00%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.08%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (2.31%) Apache
4 3 (2.31%) JBoss
5 1 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.77%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 38 (29.23%) AWS
2 21 (16.15%) Azure
3 5 (3.85%) GCP
4 3 (2.31%) SaaS
5 2 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.54%) GitHub
5 2 (1.54%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.54%) Serverless
6 1 (0.77%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.77%) HTTP
1 1 (0.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.85%) NoSQL
2 30 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 13 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 12 (9.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (8.46%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 9 (6.92%) Oracle Database
8 8 (6.15%) RDBMS
9 7 (5.38%) MySQL
10 4 (3.08%) MongoDB
11 3 (2.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (2.31%) Big Data
12 2 (1.54%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.54%) HBase
13 1 (0.77%) Impala
13 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 28 (21.54%) Jenkins
3 26 (20.00%) Maven
4 14 (10.77%) JUnit
5 13 (10.00%) Gradle
6 12 (9.23%) Gerrit
6 12 (9.23%) Selenium
7 11 (8.46%) Ant
7 11 (8.46%) Subversion
8 3 (2.31%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.31%) Mocha
9 2 (1.54%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.77%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.77%) GitLab
10 1 (0.77%) JBehave
10 1 (0.77%) JIRA
10 1 (0.77%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.77%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (28.46%) Finance
2 21 (16.15%) Banking
3 11 (8.46%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.31%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.77%) Games
6 1 (0.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 93 (71.54%) Developer
2 82 (63.08%) Java Developer
3 29 (22.31%) Software Engineer
4 22 (16.92%) Software Developer
5 20 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
6 19 (14.62%) Senior Software Engineer
7 15 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 15 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (9.23%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (7.69%) Java Engineer
10 9 (6.92%) Java Software Engineer
11 8 (6.15%) Junior
12 7 (5.38%) Senior Java Engineer
12 7 (5.38%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 6 (4.62%) Full Stack Developer
13 6 (4.62%) Lead Developer
13 6 (4.62%) Lead Java Developer
14 5 (3.85%) AWS Developer
14 5 (3.85%) Junior Java Software Engineer
14 5 (3.85%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (57.69%) Spring Boot
2 37 (28.46%) Hibernate
3 34 (26.15%) React
4 30 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 30 (23.08%) Web Services
5 24 (18.46%) RESTful
6 22 (16.92%) CSS
7 16 (12.31%) Node.js
8 12 (9.23%) XML
9 11 (8.46%) REST
10 10 (7.69%) JSON
11 9 (6.92%) HTML
11 9 (6.92%) JAXB
11 9 (6.92%) Redux
11 9 (6.92%) SAX
11 9 (6.92%) XSLT
12 7 (5.38%) Akka
12 7 (5.38%) Kafka
13 6 (4.62%) J2EE
13 6 (4.62%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
1 5 (3.85%) User Experience
2 4 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.54%) NHS
5 1 (0.77%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.77%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.77%) FMCG
5 1 (0.77%) Online Gambling
5 1 (0.77%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.23%) Linux
1 12 (9.23%) Windows
2 11 (8.46%) Windows Server
2 11 (8.46%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (8.46%) Windows Server 2016
3 3 (2.31%) Unix
4 1 (0.77%) Android
4 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (51.54%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (45.38%) Microservices
3 35 (26.92%) Software Engineering
4 33 (25.38%) TDD
5 22 (16.92%) Mentoring
6 21 (16.15%) SDLC
7 18 (13.85%) Test Automation
8 17 (13.08%) Analytics
9 15 (11.54%) Requirements Gathering
10 14 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (10.00%) Performance Testing
11 13 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (9.23%) Data Management
12 12 (9.23%) Fintech
12 12 (9.23%) Multivariate Analysis
12 12 (9.23%) Predictive Analytics
12 12 (9.23%) Web Application Development
13 11 (8.46%) Coaching
13 11 (8.46%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 129 (99.23%) Java
2 52 (40.00%) Java 8
3 40 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 20 (15.38%) TypeScript
5 19 (14.62%) SQL
6 8 (6.15%) Python
7 4 (3.08%) C#
7 4 (3.08%) Clojure
7 4 (3.08%) Kotlin
7 4 (3.08%) Scala
8 3 (2.31%) C++
8 3 (2.31%) Perl
9 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.54%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.54%) Ruby
9 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.77%) Elixir
10 1 (0.77%) ES6
10 1 (0.77%) Go
10 1 (0.77%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 22 (16.92%) Degree
2 7 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.77%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 25 (19.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (15.38%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.77%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.77%) Kibana
2 1 (0.77%) logstash
2 1 (0.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (12.31%) Oracle
2 3 (2.31%) Google
3 1 (0.77%) AppDynamics