Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 47 47
Rank change year-on-year +6 0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Spring 333 203 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 6.02% 4.41% 4.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.91% 11.69% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 210 113 190
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £67,550 £63,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 2,234 1,736 2,157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.42% 37.72% 34.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,516 1,122 1,371
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,700 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +21 216 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Edinburgh -15 91 £48,000 -5.88% 18
Orkney Islands - 18 £40,000 -
Dundee -4 9 £40,000 -8.57%
Stirling - 2 £38,750 - 1
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Spring.

1 318 (95.50%) Java
2 207 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (58.86%) Hibernate
4 163 (48.95%) TDD
5 138 (41.44%) JavaScript
6 111 (33.33%) SQL
7 110 (33.03%) HTML
8 104 (31.23%) Finance
9 101 (30.33%) NoSQL
10 94 (28.23%) Scrum
11 87 (26.13%) Web Services
11 87 (26.13%) Maven
12 80 (24.02%) MongoDB
13 78 (23.42%) Python
13 78 (23.42%) SDLC
14 76 (22.82%) BDD
14 76 (22.82%) Git (software)
15 75 (22.52%) Software Engineering
16 68 (20.42%) AngularJS
17 67 (20.12%) Concurrent Programming
18 66 (19.82%) Test Automation
19 63 (18.92%) JUnit
20 61 (18.32%) Multithreading
20 61 (18.32%) Docker
21 60 (18.02%) REST
22 59 (17.72%) Hadoop
23 58 (17.42%) SOAP
24 57 (17.12%) JBoss
24 57 (17.12%) Mentoring
25 56 (16.82%) OO

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 57 (17.12%) JBoss
2 52 (15.62%) Tomcat
3 25 (7.51%) WebLogic
4 24 (7.21%) Jetty
5 21 (6.31%) WebSphere
6 10 (3.00%) GemFire
7 8 (2.40%) Apache Spark
8 7 (2.10%) Apache
8 7 (2.10%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (0.90%) Confluence
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.30%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.30%) CMS
11 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Magento
1 2 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.30%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 41 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (7.21%) GitHub
3 23 (6.91%) SaaS
4 9 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.50%) IaaS
7 3 (0.90%) npm
8 2 (0.60%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.01%) AMQP
2 11 (3.30%) Internet
2 11 (3.30%) SSH
2 11 (3.30%) SSL
3 1 (0.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (30.33%) NoSQL
2 80 (24.02%) MongoDB
3 59 (17.72%) Hadoop
4 41 (12.31%) Big Data
5 39 (11.71%) MySQL
6 37 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
7 31 (9.31%) Redis
8 27 (8.11%) Relational Database
9 24 (7.21%) Couchbase
9 24 (7.21%) Riak
10 20 (6.01%) RDBMS
10 20 (6.01%) SQL Server
11 17 (5.11%) Blockchain
12 15 (4.50%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (4.50%) DB2
13 7 (2.10%) Oracle Database
14 4 (1.20%) InterSystems Cache
15 3 (0.90%) HBase
16 2 (0.60%) MariaDB
17 1 (0.30%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 87 (26.13%) Maven
2 76 (22.82%) Git (software)
3 63 (18.92%) JUnit
4 50 (15.02%) Selenium
5 34 (10.21%) Cucumber
6 32 (9.61%) Jenkins
7 28 (8.41%) Subversion
8 24 (7.21%) FitNesse
8 24 (7.21%) Vagrant
9 21 (6.31%) Mockito
10 20 (6.01%) JIRA
11 18 (5.41%) Bitbucket
12 16 (4.80%) Ant
12 16 (4.80%) Spock
13 14 (4.20%) Eclipse
13 14 (4.20%) Gradle
14 9 (2.70%) GitLab
15 7 (2.10%) TeamCity
16 5 (1.50%) DbUnit
16 5 (1.50%) jMock
General
1 104 (31.23%) Finance
2 30 (9.01%) Advertising
3 25 (7.51%) Banking
4 11 (3.30%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.50%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.20%) Marketing
7 3 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.90%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.90%) Prime Brokerage
7 3 (0.90%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.60%) Electronics
8 2 (0.60%) Front Office
9 1 (0.30%) Games
9 1 (0.30%) Local Government
9 1 (0.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 290 (87.09%) Developer
2 241 (72.37%) Java Developer
3 86 (25.83%) Senior Developer
4 78 (23.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 34 (10.21%) Lead Developer
5 34 (10.21%) Software Developer
6 30 (9.01%) Lead Java Developer
7 26 (7.81%) Full Stack Developer
8 19 (5.71%) Java Engineer
9 18 (5.41%) Software Engineer
10 15 (4.50%) Java Software Engineer
11 14 (4.20%) Java Software Developer
11 14 (4.20%) Team Leader
12 13 (3.90%) Java Team Leader
13 11 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
14 8 (2.40%) JavaScript Engineer
15 7 (2.10%) Senior JavaScript Developer
16 6 (1.80%) Angular Developer
16 6 (1.80%) Python Developer
17 5 (1.50%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (58.86%) Hibernate
2 110 (33.03%) HTML
3 87 (26.13%) Web Services
4 68 (20.42%) AngularJS
5 60 (18.02%) REST
6 58 (17.42%) SOAP
7 54 (16.22%) HTML5
8 48 (14.41%) CSS
9 44 (13.21%) RESTful
9 44 (13.21%) XML
10 43 (12.91%) JMS
11 36 (10.81%) J2EE
12 32 (9.61%) JSON
13 28 (8.41%) Spring MVC
14 27 (8.11%) Java EE
15 26 (7.81%) Drools
15 26 (7.81%) JPA
15 26 (7.81%) React
16 24 (7.21%) RabbitMQ
17 21 (6.31%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.41%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (6.61%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (3.60%) Client/Server
3 12 (3.60%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.30%) Internet of Things
5 10 (3.00%) Fintech
6 8 (2.40%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.10%) Social Media
7 7 (2.10%) User Experience
8 4 (1.20%) Equities
9 3 (0.90%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.90%) Tandem
10 2 (0.60%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.60%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.60%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.11%) Unix
2 24 (7.21%) Linux
3 16 (4.80%) Windows
4 15 (4.50%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.90%) Android
6 6 (1.80%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (48.95%) TDD
3 94 (28.23%) Scrum
4 78 (23.42%) SDLC
5 76 (22.82%) BDD
6 75 (22.52%) Software Engineering
7 67 (20.12%) Concurrent Programming
8 66 (19.82%) Test Automation
9 61 (18.32%) Multithreading
10 57 (17.12%) Mentoring
11 56 (16.82%) OO
12 45 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (12.31%) Open Source
14 40 (12.01%) Kanban
15 39 (11.71%) Microservices
15 39 (11.71%) MVC
16 34 (10.21%) Web Development
17 33 (9.91%) Unit Testing
18 29 (8.71%) OOP
19 23 (6.91%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 318 (95.50%) Java
2 138 (41.44%) JavaScript
3 111 (33.33%) SQL
4 78 (23.42%) Python
5 46 (13.81%) PHP
6 27 (8.11%) Bash Shell
7 24 (7.21%) Ruby
8 18 (5.41%) Groovy
9 15 (4.50%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.80%) C#
10 6 (1.80%) C++
10 6 (1.80%) Scala
11 5 (1.50%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.90%) ES6
13 2 (0.60%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.30%) C
14 1 (0.30%) Java 9
14 1 (0.30%) Jython
14 1 (0.30%) R
14 1 (0.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (6.91%) Degree
2 7 (2.10%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.51%) QA
System Software
1 61 (18.32%) Docker
2 3 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 55 (16.52%) Ansible
2 53 (15.92%) Puppet
3 34 (10.21%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (7.21%) Cobbler
5 4 (1.20%) Rancher
6 2 (0.60%) Terraform
7 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 49 (14.71%) Oracle
2 27 (8.11%) IBM
3 20 (6.01%) Sybase
3 20 (6.01%) TIBCO
4 8 (2.40%) Informatica
5 5 (1.50%) Reuters
6 3 (0.90%) VMware
7 2 (0.60%) SAP
8 1 (0.30%) Progress