Period
to 27 May 2019

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 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > Scotland
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 37 47
Rank change year-on-year -36 +10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Spring 176 349 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.35% 6.12% 4.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.21% 15.16% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 117 261 98
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £37,000 £37,500 £34,751
90th Percentile £66,750 £70,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 2,144 2,302 1,944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.87% 40.34% 41.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,467 1,645 1,251
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,100 £28,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £63,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 27 May 2019.

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 27 May 2019. 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
Edinburgh -10 88 £43,500 -15.12% 10
Glasgow -38 80 £50,000 - 15
Dundee -3 4 £38,750 -3.13%
West Lothian - 2 £47,500 -
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, 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.

1 176 (100.00%) Java
2 111 (63.07%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (43.75%) Hibernate
4 65 (36.93%) SQL
5 52 (29.55%) JavaScript
6 47 (26.70%) Linux
7 46 (26.14%) HTML
8 44 (25.00%) Finance
9 43 (24.43%) SDLC
10 42 (23.86%) TDD
10 42 (23.86%) AngularJS
11 40 (22.73%) Spring Boot
12 39 (22.16%) Oracle
13 38 (21.59%) Microservices
14 37 (21.02%) CSS
15 36 (20.45%) Software Engineering
15 36 (20.45%) Git (software)
16 33 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
17 32 (18.18%) JBoss
17 32 (18.18%) Python
18 31 (17.61%) Microsoft Azure
18 31 (17.61%) Enterprise Software
18 31 (17.61%) Java 8
19 30 (17.05%) Mentoring
19 30 (17.05%) RESTful
19 30 (17.05%) OO
19 30 (17.05%) Web Services
20 29 (16.48%) Degree
20 29 (16.48%) Jenkins
21 28 (15.91%) PostgreSQL

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 32 (18.18%) JBoss
2 25 (14.20%) Tomcat
3 12 (6.82%) WebLogic
4 7 (3.98%) Apache
5 5 (2.84%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.84%) Jetty
5 5 (2.84%) nginx
6 3 (1.70%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.57%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 33 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (17.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.11%) Datadog
3 9 (5.11%) npm
4 5 (2.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.27%) IaaS
6 3 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.98%) HTTP
2 5 (2.84%) Internet
3 3 (1.70%) AMQP
4 2 (1.14%) SNMP
5 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.91%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (11.36%) MySQL
3 19 (10.80%) Relational Database
4 15 (8.52%) MongoDB
4 15 (8.52%) Oracle Database
5 14 (7.95%) NoSQL
6 13 (7.39%) HSQLDB
7 12 (6.82%) RDBMS
8 11 (6.25%) Big Data
8 11 (6.25%) SQL Server
9 9 (5.11%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (5.11%) Couchbase
9 9 (5.11%) Mixpanel
10 8 (4.55%) Hadoop
11 5 (2.84%) MariaDB
11 5 (2.84%) Neo4j
12 4 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.70%) Cosmos DB
13 3 (1.70%) Redis
14 2 (1.14%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 36 (20.45%) Git (software)
2 29 (16.48%) Jenkins
3 27 (15.34%) Maven
4 23 (13.07%) JUnit
5 17 (9.66%) Mockito
6 15 (8.52%) Subversion
7 11 (6.25%) webpack
8 10 (5.68%) Gradle
9 9 (5.11%) Cucumber
9 9 (5.11%) Eclipse
9 9 (5.11%) gulp
10 8 (4.55%) GitLab
11 7 (3.98%) JIRA
12 6 (3.41%) Hudson
13 4 (2.27%) Ant
13 4 (2.27%) git-flow
13 4 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (2.27%) Selenium
14 3 (1.70%) SonarQube
14 3 (1.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 44 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (1.14%) Advertising
2 2 (1.14%) Banking
2 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (0.57%) Electronics
3 1 (0.57%) Games
3 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.57%) Marketing
3 1 (0.57%) Retail
3 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 116 (65.91%) Developer
2 98 (55.68%) Java Developer
3 17 (9.66%) Senior Developer
4 16 (9.09%) Java Engineer
5 15 (8.52%) Software Engineer
6 14 (7.95%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (5.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (4.55%) Software Developer
9 5 (2.84%) Architect
9 5 (2.84%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (2.84%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (2.84%) Lead Developer
9 5 (2.84%) Technical Architect
10 4 (2.27%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (1.70%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (1.70%) Lead Java Developer
11 3 (1.70%) Principal Engineer
11 3 (1.70%) Principal Software Engineer
11 3 (1.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (43.75%) Hibernate
2 46 (26.14%) HTML
3 42 (23.86%) AngularJS
4 40 (22.73%) Spring Boot
5 37 (21.02%) CSS
6 30 (17.05%) RESTful
6 30 (17.05%) Web Services
7 26 (14.77%) JSON
8 22 (12.50%) J2EE
9 21 (11.93%) Java EE
10 20 (11.36%) React
11 19 (10.80%) JSP
11 19 (10.80%) Middleware
12 16 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
12 16 (9.09%) HTML5
12 16 (9.09%) REST
13 15 (8.52%) Node.js
14 14 (7.95%) CSS3
15 13 (7.39%) Kafka
15 13 (7.39%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.61%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (8.52%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (6.82%) User Experience
4 10 (5.68%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.41%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.84%) Fintech
7 4 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.14%) Blog
8 2 (1.14%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.57%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (26.70%) Linux
2 17 (9.66%) Unix
3 7 (3.98%) CentOS
3 7 (3.98%) Windows
4 5 (2.84%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.57%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (63.07%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (24.43%) SDLC
3 42 (23.86%) TDD
4 38 (21.59%) Microservices
5 36 (20.45%) Software Engineering
6 30 (17.05%) Mentoring
6 30 (17.05%) OO
7 27 (15.34%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (15.34%) MVC
7 27 (15.34%) Scrum
8 26 (14.77%) Computer Science
9 25 (14.20%) DevOps
10 21 (11.93%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (10.80%) Open Source
12 18 (10.23%) Collaborative Working
13 17 (9.66%) Test Automation
14 13 (7.39%) Analytics
14 13 (7.39%) Kanban
14 13 (7.39%) OOP
15 12 (6.82%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 176 (100.00%) Java
2 65 (36.93%) SQL
3 52 (29.55%) JavaScript
4 32 (18.18%) Python
5 31 (17.61%) Java 8
6 14 (7.95%) TypeScript
7 12 (6.82%) ES6
8 11 (6.25%) PL/SQL
9 10 (5.68%) PHP
9 10 (5.68%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.98%) C#
11 5 (2.84%) Jython
12 4 (2.27%) Go
12 4 (2.27%) Groovy
12 4 (2.27%) Ruby
13 3 (1.70%) Java 9
13 3 (1.70%) Perl
14 2 (1.14%) C
14 2 (1.14%) Elixir
14 2 (1.14%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 29 (16.48%) Degree
2 19 (10.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (5.68%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.27%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.14%) GDPR
1 2 (1.14%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (15.34%) Docker
2 1 (0.57%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 19 (10.80%) Kubernetes
2 17 (9.66%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (9.09%) Ansible
3 16 (9.09%) Terraform
4 14 (7.95%) Puppet
5 9 (5.11%) Consul
6 5 (2.84%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (1.14%) Kibana
7 2 (1.14%) logstash
8 1 (0.57%) Istio
Vendors
1 39 (22.16%) Oracle
2 10 (5.68%) Red Hat
3 6 (3.41%) Sybase
4 4 (2.27%) Google
5 3 (1.70%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.70%) New Relic
5 3 (1.70%) Twitter
6 2 (1.14%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.14%) Cisco
6 2 (1.14%) F5
6 2 (1.14%) IBM
7 1 (0.57%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.57%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.57%) SAP
7 1 (0.57%) TIBCO