Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 50 50
Rank change year-on-year +8 0 -16
Permanent jobs citing Spring 335 261 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.77% 4.99% 4.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.35% 12.48% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 228 108 172
Scotland median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £36,300
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 2,334 2,091 2,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.19% 40.00% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,605 1,328 1,305
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 15 July 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 15 July 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 +2 243 £50,000 -13.04% 17
Edinburgh -3 87 £54,500 +37.97% 19
Aberdeen - 3 £37,500 - 1
Dundee +7 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 15 July 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.

1 318 (94.93%) Java
2 229 (68.36%) Hibernate
3 199 (59.40%) Agile Software Development
4 155 (46.27%) SQL
5 147 (43.88%) SDLC
6 142 (42.39%) HTML
7 141 (42.09%) JavaScript
8 136 (40.60%) Maven
9 134 (40.00%) Finance
10 133 (39.70%) TDD
11 125 (37.31%) AngularJS
12 117 (34.93%) NoSQL
13 114 (34.03%) OO
13 114 (34.03%) Python
14 93 (27.76%) Docker
15 87 (25.97%) Ansible
15 87 (25.97%) Hadoop
16 83 (24.78%) Oracle
17 80 (23.88%) Puppet
18 76 (22.69%) PostgreSQL
19 73 (21.79%) Enterprise Software
20 72 (21.49%) OOP
21 70 (20.90%) MySQL
21 70 (20.90%) Collaborative Working
22 67 (20.00%) PHP
23 62 (18.51%) HTML5
24 61 (18.21%) Web Services
25 59 (17.61%) Microservices
26 57 (17.01%) Software Engineering
27 56 (16.72%) CSS

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 46 (13.73%) JBoss
2 24 (7.16%) Apache Spark
2 24 (7.16%) Tomcat
3 22 (6.57%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (4.78%) Jetty
5 13 (3.88%) WebLogic
6 9 (2.69%) GemFire
7 7 (2.09%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.90%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.90%) Confluence
9 2 (0.60%) Apache
9 2 (0.60%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.60%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.60%) WebSphere Portal
10 1 (0.30%) Apache Qpid
10 1 (0.30%) IIS
10 1 (0.30%) nginx
10 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.30%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) AquaLogic BPM
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.09%) GitHub
4 5 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.90%) SaaS
6 1 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.30%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.79%) Internet
2 4 (1.19%) AMQP
3 2 (0.60%) Intranet
3 2 (0.60%) SNMP
4 1 (0.30%) ATM
4 1 (0.30%) HTTP
4 1 (0.30%) SSH
4 1 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (34.93%) NoSQL
2 87 (25.97%) Hadoop
3 76 (22.69%) PostgreSQL
4 70 (20.90%) MySQL
5 45 (13.43%) Relational Database
6 36 (10.75%) RDBMS
7 33 (9.85%) MongoDB
8 32 (9.55%) DB2
9 29 (8.66%) Apache Cassandra
10 25 (7.46%) Big Data
11 16 (4.78%) Redis
12 14 (4.18%) Couchbase
13 13 (3.88%) Riak
14 11 (3.28%) MarkLogic
14 11 (3.28%) Sybase ASE
15 9 (2.69%) KDB
16 8 (2.39%) SQL Server
17 6 (1.79%) Oracle Database
18 3 (0.90%) Data Mining
18 3 (0.90%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 136 (40.60%) Maven
2 54 (16.12%) Git (software)
3 49 (14.63%) JUnit
4 33 (9.85%) Cucumber
5 32 (9.55%) Eclipse
5 32 (9.55%) Jenkins
6 29 (8.66%) Selenium
7 27 (8.06%) Gradle
8 26 (7.76%) Subversion
9 19 (5.67%) Bitbucket
9 19 (5.67%) Mockito
10 14 (4.18%) FitNesse
10 14 (4.18%) JIRA
11 13 (3.88%) Vagrant
12 6 (1.79%) Hudson
13 5 (1.49%) Ant
14 4 (1.19%) Jasmine
15 3 (0.90%) Artifactory
15 3 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 3 (0.90%) NUnit
General
1 134 (40.00%) Finance
2 13 (3.88%) Banking
3 8 (2.39%) Advertising
4 7 (2.09%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.60%) Front Office
5 2 (0.60%) Law
5 2 (0.60%) Legal
5 2 (0.60%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.60%) Retail
6 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.30%) Games
6 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 253 (75.52%) Developer
2 233 (69.55%) Java Developer
3 64 (19.10%) Senior Developer
3 64 (19.10%) Senior Java Developer
4 42 (12.54%) Java Engineer
5 30 (8.96%) Software Engineer
6 25 (7.46%) Java Software Engineer
7 23 (6.87%) Lead Developer
7 23 (6.87%) Lead Java Developer
8 21 (6.27%) Technical Leader
9 17 (5.07%) Web Developer
10 14 (4.18%) Python Developer
11 13 (3.88%) Senior Python Developer
12 10 (2.99%) Consultant
12 10 (2.99%) Senior Java Engineer
13 9 (2.69%) Java Consultant
14 8 (2.39%) Full Stack Developer
14 8 (2.39%) Java Programmer
14 8 (2.39%) Java Software Developer
14 8 (2.39%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (68.36%) Hibernate
2 142 (42.39%) HTML
3 125 (37.31%) AngularJS
4 62 (18.51%) HTML5
5 61 (18.21%) Web Services
6 56 (16.72%) CSS
7 54 (16.12%) REST
8 53 (15.82%) SOAP
9 48 (14.33%) React
10 41 (12.24%) Drools
11 36 (10.75%) Java EE
11 36 (10.75%) Spring Boot
12 35 (10.45%) CSS3
13 34 (10.15%) J2EE
13 34 (10.15%) Spring MVC
14 31 (9.25%) JMS
15 26 (7.76%) XML
16 24 (7.16%) Struts
17 22 (6.57%) jQuery
18 13 (3.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 73 (21.79%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (4.78%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (4.48%) User Experience
4 13 (3.88%) Fintech
5 12 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.39%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.39%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.79%) Smartphone
8 5 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.60%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.60%) Blog
9 2 (0.60%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.60%) Clustering
9 2 (0.60%) Derivative
9 2 (0.60%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.60%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (0.30%) AS400
10 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.30%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.30%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.24%) Linux
2 35 (10.45%) Unix
3 11 (3.28%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.49%) Android
4 5 (1.49%) Windows
5 1 (0.30%) DC/OS
5 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (59.40%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (43.88%) SDLC
3 133 (39.70%) TDD
4 114 (34.03%) OO
5 72 (21.49%) OOP
6 70 (20.90%) Collaborative Working
7 59 (17.61%) Microservices
8 57 (17.01%) Software Engineering
9 54 (16.12%) Continuous Integration
10 49 (14.63%) Scrum
11 48 (14.33%) Problem-Solving
11 48 (14.33%) Test Automation
12 45 (13.43%) MVC
13 43 (12.84%) Mentoring
14 40 (11.94%) BDD
14 40 (11.94%) SOA
15 38 (11.34%) Multithreading
16 25 (7.46%) Open Source
17 24 (7.16%) Web Development
18 20 (5.97%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 318 (94.93%) Java
2 155 (46.27%) SQL
3 141 (42.09%) JavaScript
4 114 (34.03%) Python
5 67 (20.00%) PHP
6 35 (10.45%) Java 8
7 17 (5.07%) Bash Shell
8 16 (4.78%) C++
9 14 (4.18%) Ruby
9 14 (4.18%) Shell Script
10 11 (3.28%) XQuery
11 9 (2.69%) C#
12 8 (2.39%) Perl
13 6 (1.79%) Kotlin
13 6 (1.79%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.49%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.19%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.90%) C
16 3 (0.90%) Embedded C++
16 3 (0.90%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 34 (10.15%) Degree
2 12 (3.58%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.79%) QA
2 2 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (0.60%) EMIR
2 2 (0.60%) MiFID
System Software
1 93 (27.76%) Docker
2 4 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.30%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 87 (25.97%) Ansible
2 80 (23.88%) Puppet
3 19 (5.67%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (3.88%) Cobbler
5 4 (1.19%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.60%) Rancher
7 1 (0.30%) Control-M
7 1 (0.30%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.30%) logstash
7 1 (0.30%) Marathon
7 1 (0.30%) Mesos
Vendors
1 83 (24.78%) Oracle
2 41 (12.24%) Sybase
3 12 (3.58%) IBM
4 4 (1.19%) TIBCO
4 4 (1.19%) VMware
5 3 (0.90%) Atlassian
5 3 (0.90%) Informatica
5 3 (0.90%) Twitter
6 2 (0.60%) Cognizant
6 2 (0.60%) Google
6 2 (0.60%) Perforce
6 2 (0.60%) Yahoo!
7 1 (0.30%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.30%) Panasonic
7 1 (0.30%) Progress
7 1 (0.30%) Splunk