Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 48 50
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Spring 298 291 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.54% 5.26% 4.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.81% 13.66% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 202 138 149
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 2,158 2,131 2,015
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.10% 38.53% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,448 1,379 1,214
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,575
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,000 £59,750
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Scotland

Spring
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spring in Scotland.

Salary trend for Spring in Scotland

Spring
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 2018. 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 -10 174 £52,500 +5.00% 20
Edinburgh +32 119 £50,000 +25.00% 34
Dundee +14 3 £39,750 - 1
Stirling 0 1 £46,000 +18.71%
West Lothian - 1 £45,000 - 2
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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.

1 284 (95.30%) Java
2 189 (63.42%) Hibernate
3 170 (57.05%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (45.97%) JavaScript
5 130 (43.62%) SQL
6 122 (40.94%) HTML
7 118 (39.60%) AngularJS
8 108 (36.24%) Maven
9 106 (35.57%) Finance
10 103 (34.56%) OO
11 98 (32.89%) TDD
12 95 (31.88%) SDLC
13 83 (27.85%) Python
14 82 (27.52%) Oracle
15 77 (25.84%) NoSQL
16 75 (25.17%) Docker
17 74 (24.83%) PostgreSQL
18 68 (22.82%) Web Services
19 67 (22.48%) OOP
20 63 (21.14%) CSS
20 63 (21.14%) Hadoop
21 62 (20.81%) Enterprise Software
22 61 (20.47%) Microservices
22 61 (20.47%) Software Engineering
22 61 (20.47%) MySQL
23 59 (19.80%) Ansible
24 56 (18.79%) Relational Database
24 56 (18.79%) Puppet
25 54 (18.12%) PHP
25 54 (18.12%) Spring Boot

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 27 (9.06%) JBoss
2 11 (3.69%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (3.36%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.02%) Apache Spark
4 9 (3.02%) WebSphere
5 8 (2.68%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.68%) GemFire
6 5 (1.68%) Jetty
7 3 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.67%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.67%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.67%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.34%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.34%) Oracle AML
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.34%) GitHub
3 3 (1.01%) Apigee
3 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.01%) OpenShift
3 3 (1.01%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.34%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.01%) AMQP
1 3 (1.01%) Internet
1 3 (1.01%) SNMP
2 2 (0.67%) Intranet
3 1 (0.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (25.84%) NoSQL
2 74 (24.83%) PostgreSQL
3 63 (21.14%) Hadoop
4 61 (20.47%) MySQL
5 56 (18.79%) Relational Database
6 46 (15.44%) RDBMS
7 23 (7.72%) DB2
8 20 (6.71%) Big Data
9 16 (5.37%) MongoDB
10 14 (4.70%) MarkLogic
10 14 (4.70%) SQL Server
10 14 (4.70%) Sybase ASE
11 13 (4.36%) Blockchain
12 11 (3.69%) Oracle Database
13 7 (2.35%) KDB
14 6 (2.01%) Redis
15 5 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
16 4 (1.34%) Couchbase
17 3 (1.01%) Oracle OLAP
17 3 (1.01%) Riak
Development Applications
1 108 (36.24%) Maven
2 48 (16.11%) Git (software)
3 42 (14.09%) JUnit
4 34 (11.41%) Eclipse
5 33 (11.07%) Subversion
6 27 (9.06%) Jenkins
7 24 (8.05%) Hudson
8 21 (7.05%) Gradle
9 17 (5.70%) Cucumber
10 14 (4.70%) JIRA
10 14 (4.70%) Mockito
11 13 (4.36%) Selenium
12 12 (4.03%) Bitbucket
12 12 (4.03%) SoapUI
13 5 (1.68%) Ant
13 5 (1.68%) IntelliJ
14 4 (1.34%) FitNesse
14 4 (1.34%) Jasmine
15 3 (1.01%) Grunt
15 3 (1.01%) Vagrant
General
1 106 (35.57%) Finance
2 11 (3.69%) Banking
3 10 (3.36%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.01%) Law
5 3 (1.01%) Advertising
5 3 (1.01%) Retail
6 2 (0.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 207 (69.46%) Developer
2 187 (62.75%) Java Developer
3 50 (16.78%) Senior Developer
4 48 (16.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 36 (12.08%) Java Engineer
6 28 (9.40%) Software Engineer
7 23 (7.72%) Technical Leader
8 20 (6.71%) Java Software Engineer
9 14 (4.70%) Lead Developer
9 14 (4.70%) Lead Java Developer
10 11 (3.69%) Senior Java Engineer
10 11 (3.69%) Web Developer
11 9 (3.02%) AWS Developer
11 9 (3.02%) J2EE Developer
11 9 (3.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 9 (3.02%) Programmer
11 9 (3.02%) Software Developer
12 8 (2.68%) Java Programmer
13 7 (2.35%) Senior Java Programmer
13 7 (2.35%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (63.42%) Hibernate
2 122 (40.94%) HTML
3 118 (39.60%) AngularJS
4 68 (22.82%) Web Services
5 63 (21.14%) CSS
6 54 (18.12%) Spring Boot
7 50 (16.78%) HTML5
7 50 (16.78%) React
8 47 (15.77%) J2EE
9 46 (15.44%) Java EE
10 44 (14.77%) SOAP
11 41 (13.76%) CSS3
12 40 (13.42%) REST
13 32 (10.74%) Spring MVC
14 29 (9.73%) JMS
15 28 (9.40%) Drools
16 26 (8.72%) XML
17 22 (7.38%) jQuery
18 21 (7.05%) Sass
19 19 (6.38%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 62 (20.81%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (8.39%) Fintech
3 20 (6.71%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (5.37%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.02%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.68%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.34%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (1.34%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.01%) Blog
9 3 (1.01%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.01%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.67%) Clustering
10 2 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.34%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.34%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.34%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.34%) Robotics
11 1 (0.34%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.09%) Linux
2 28 (9.40%) Unix
3 8 (2.68%) Windows
4 5 (1.68%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.01%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (57.05%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (34.56%) OO
3 98 (32.89%) TDD
4 95 (31.88%) SDLC
5 67 (22.48%) OOP
6 61 (20.47%) Microservices
6 61 (20.47%) Software Engineering
7 54 (18.12%) Collaborative Working
8 48 (16.11%) Problem-Solving
9 43 (14.43%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (13.09%) MVC
10 39 (13.09%) Test Automation
11 32 (10.74%) Open Source
11 32 (10.74%) Scrum
12 28 (9.40%) Mentoring
13 24 (8.05%) Unit Testing
14 23 (7.72%) SOA
15 22 (7.38%) BDD
16 17 (5.70%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
16 17 (5.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 284 (95.30%) Java
2 137 (45.97%) JavaScript
3 130 (43.62%) SQL
4 83 (27.85%) Python
5 54 (18.12%) PHP
6 36 (12.08%) Java 8
7 15 (5.03%) Shell Script
8 14 (4.70%) XQuery
9 13 (4.36%) C#
10 9 (3.02%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.68%) Kotlin
12 6 (2.01%) C++
13 5 (1.68%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.68%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.34%) Perl
14 4 (1.34%) Ruby
15 3 (1.01%) Java 9
15 3 (1.01%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.67%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.34%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (12.42%) Degree
2 15 (5.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.36%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) GDPR
System Software
1 75 (25.17%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 59 (19.80%) Ansible
2 56 (18.79%) Puppet
3 6 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.68%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.01%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 82 (27.52%) Oracle
2 37 (12.42%) Sybase
3 12 (4.03%) IBM
4 6 (2.01%) Informatica
5 5 (1.68%) Twitter
6 3 (1.01%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.01%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.67%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.67%) Google
7 2 (0.67%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.34%) New Relic
8 1 (0.34%) VMware