Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 58 45
Rank change year-on-year +11 -13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Spring 301 216 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.39% 4.18% 5.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.93% 11.07% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 149 135 208
Scotland median annual salary £48,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.30% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,500 £62,500 £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 2161 1952 2291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.67% 37.79% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1388 1235 1447
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £59,350 £57,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +27 205 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Edinburgh -16 81 £42,500 -12.82% 11
Orkney Islands - 12 £40,000 -
Dundee -2 5 £40,000 -8.57%
Stirling - 2 £38,750 -
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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.

1 292 (97.01%) Java
2 189 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (57.48%) Hibernate
4 143 (47.51%) TDD
5 113 (37.54%) JavaScript
6 91 (30.23%) SQL
7 87 (28.90%) Web Services
7 87 (28.90%) Finance
8 77 (25.58%) HTML
8 77 (25.58%) Test Automation
9 75 (24.92%) Software Engineering
9 75 (24.92%) Scrum
10 68 (22.59%) BDD
11 67 (22.26%) NoSQL
11 67 (22.26%) SOAP
12 66 (21.93%) MongoDB
13 65 (21.59%) Concurrent Programming
13 65 (21.59%) Git (software)
14 64 (21.26%) AngularJS
15 62 (20.60%) Multithreading
16 61 (20.27%) Mentoring
17 60 (19.93%) Maven
18 56 (18.60%) Oracle
19 55 (18.27%) RESTful
20 54 (17.94%) J2EE
21 51 (16.94%) JUnit
21 51 (16.94%) Relational Database
22 50 (16.61%) Tomcat
23 48 (15.95%) Python
24 47 (15.61%) Unit Testing

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 50 (16.61%) Tomcat
2 45 (14.95%) JBoss
3 17 (5.65%) WebLogic
4 16 (5.32%) Jetty
4 16 (5.32%) WebSphere
5 8 (2.66%) Apache
6 7 (2.33%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (1.66%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.66%) GemFire
8 4 (1.33%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.33%) Confluence
8 4 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.00%) CMS
10 2 (0.66%) WildFly
11 1 (0.33%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.33%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (5.98%) GitHub
3 17 (5.65%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (5.65%) SaaS
4 8 (2.66%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.33%) IaaS
7 3 (1.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.31%) SSH
1 19 (6.31%) SSL
2 16 (5.32%) AMQP
3 9 (2.99%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) SMS
4 1 (0.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (22.26%) NoSQL
2 66 (21.93%) MongoDB
3 51 (16.94%) Relational Database
4 45 (14.95%) Big Data
5 36 (11.96%) Hadoop
6 28 (9.30%) SQL Server
7 27 (8.97%) RDBMS
8 23 (7.64%) Redis
9 21 (6.98%) MySQL
10 20 (6.64%) PostgreSQL
11 18 (5.98%) DB2
12 16 (5.32%) Couchbase
12 16 (5.32%) Riak
13 11 (3.65%) Blockchain
14 8 (2.66%) Oracle Database
15 4 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (1.33%) CouchDB
15 4 (1.33%) HBase
15 4 (1.33%) InterSystems Cache
16 2 (0.66%) KDB
Development Applications
1 65 (21.59%) Git (software)
2 60 (19.93%) Maven
3 51 (16.94%) JUnit
4 36 (11.96%) Selenium
5 33 (10.96%) Cucumber
6 29 (9.63%) Subversion
7 26 (8.64%) Jenkins
8 17 (5.65%) Ant
8 17 (5.65%) JIRA
9 16 (5.32%) FitNesse
9 16 (5.32%) Mockito
9 16 (5.32%) Vagrant
10 13 (4.32%) GitLab
11 10 (3.32%) Spock
12 8 (2.66%) Bitbucket
12 8 (2.66%) TeamCity
13 6 (1.99%) Gradle
14 5 (1.66%) IntelliJ
15 4 (1.33%) DbUnit
15 4 (1.33%) jMock
General
1 87 (28.90%) Finance
2 27 (8.97%) Banking
3 14 (4.65%) Investment Banking
4 13 (4.32%) Advertising
5 8 (2.66%) Prime Brokerage
5 8 (2.66%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.33%) Marketing
7 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.00%) Retail
7 3 (1.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.66%) Electronics
8 2 (0.66%) Front Office
8 2 (0.66%) Games
8 2 (0.66%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 247 (82.06%) Developer
2 204 (67.77%) Java Developer
3 86 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 75 (24.92%) Senior Java Developer
5 36 (11.96%) Full Stack Developer
6 35 (11.63%) Lead Developer
7 33 (10.96%) Software Developer
8 30 (9.97%) Lead Java Developer
9 23 (7.64%) Team Leader
10 20 (6.64%) JavaScript Developer
11 19 (6.31%) Java Team Leader
12 18 (5.98%) Java Software Developer
13 17 (5.65%) Software Engineer
14 16 (5.32%) Java Engineer
15 14 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
16 8 (2.66%) Angular Developer
16 8 (2.66%) JavaScript Engineer
16 8 (2.66%) Senior JavaScript Developer
17 7 (2.33%) Big Data Developer
17 7 (2.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (57.48%) Hibernate
2 87 (28.90%) Web Services
3 77 (25.58%) HTML
4 67 (22.26%) SOAP
5 64 (21.26%) AngularJS
6 55 (18.27%) RESTful
7 54 (17.94%) J2EE
8 41 (13.62%) HTML5
8 41 (13.62%) XML
9 38 (12.62%) JMS
10 37 (12.29%) REST
11 36 (11.96%) CSS
11 36 (11.96%) JSON
12 30 (9.97%) Java EE
13 24 (7.97%) JPA
13 24 (7.97%) RabbitMQ
14 22 (7.31%) JDBC
15 19 (6.31%) React
15 19 (6.31%) Spring MVC
16 18 (5.98%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.96%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (4.32%) Mobile App
3 12 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.99%) Internet of Things
4 9 (2.99%) User Experience
5 8 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.66%) Equities
6 7 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.33%) Social Media
7 6 (1.99%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.99%) Tandem
8 5 (1.66%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.33%) Fintech
9 4 (1.33%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.33%) Derivative
11 1 (0.33%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.95%) Unix
2 32 (10.63%) Linux
3 29 (9.63%) Windows
4 21 (6.98%) Apple iOS
5 18 (5.98%) Android
6 9 (2.99%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (47.51%) TDD
3 77 (25.58%) Test Automation
4 75 (24.92%) Scrum
4 75 (24.92%) Software Engineering
5 68 (22.59%) BDD
6 65 (21.59%) Concurrent Programming
7 62 (20.60%) Multithreading
8 61 (20.27%) Mentoring
9 47 (15.61%) SDLC
9 47 (15.61%) Unit Testing
10 38 (12.62%) Kanban
10 38 (12.62%) Microservices
10 38 (12.62%) Open Source
11 34 (11.30%) OO
12 31 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (8.64%) MVC
14 24 (7.97%) DevOps
15 18 (5.98%) Analytics
15 18 (5.98%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 292 (97.01%) Java
2 113 (37.54%) JavaScript
3 91 (30.23%) SQL
4 48 (15.95%) Python
5 19 (6.31%) Bash Shell
6 18 (5.98%) PHP
6 18 (5.98%) Ruby
7 14 (4.65%) PL/SQL
8 12 (3.99%) Groovy
9 11 (3.65%) C++
10 10 (3.32%) C#
10 10 (3.32%) Scala
11 5 (1.66%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.00%) ES6
13 2 (0.66%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.33%) C
14 1 (0.33%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.33%) Perl
14 1 (0.33%) VB
14 1 (0.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (7.64%) Degree
2 15 (4.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.31%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) MiFID
3 1 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.33%) EMIR
System Software
1 38 (12.62%) Docker
2 3 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (8.31%) Ansible
1 25 (8.31%) Puppet
2 21 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (5.32%) Cobbler
4 6 (1.99%) Rancher
5 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 56 (18.60%) Oracle
2 25 (8.31%) IBM
3 18 (5.98%) Sybase
4 16 (5.32%) TIBCO
5 5 (1.66%) Reuters
6 4 (1.33%) Informatica
7 3 (1.00%) Perforce
7 3 (1.00%) VMware
8 2 (0.66%) Alterian
8 2 (0.66%) SAP