Period
to 1 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
England > South East
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 75 74 87
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13 +22
Permanent jobs citing Spring 291 1,022 1,029
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.68% 3.97% 3.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.28% 10.36% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 366 954 1,011
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £64,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +4.35% +4.55%

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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,516 9,863 12,632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.44% 38.27% 43.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3,072 8,493 10,958
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,000 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £59,375 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +4.76% +5.00%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Spring as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in the South East

Spring
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Spring in the South East.

Salary trend for Spring in the South East

Spring
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Spring in the South East over the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Spring in the South East

Spring
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the South East region over the 6 months to 1 October 2020. 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
Thames Valley -4 150 £65,000 +8.33% 33
Hampshire +67 83 £65,000 +23.81% 1
Berkshire -18 64 £70,000 +12.00% 15
Buckinghamshire +6 45 £64,125 +22.14% 9
Oxfordshire +28 41 £65,000 +8.33% 9
Surrey +44 40 £70,000 +7.69% 17
West Sussex -25 12 £57,500 +27.78% 2
Kent +44 4 £40,000 +6.67% 2
East Sussex -2 1 £47,500 -13.64% 1
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Spring.

1 277 (95.19%) Java
2 150 (51.55%) Microservices
3 108 (37.11%) Spring Boot
4 104 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (23.71%) DevOps
6 66 (22.68%) AngularJS
7 63 (21.65%) AWS
7 63 (21.65%) TDD
8 60 (20.62%) JavaScript
8 60 (20.62%) SQL
9 58 (19.93%) Big Data
9 58 (19.93%) RabbitMQ
10 55 (18.90%) Docker
11 53 (18.21%) Security Cleared
12 50 (17.18%) PostgreSQL
13 49 (16.84%) SC Cleared
14 48 (16.49%) Splunk
15 47 (16.15%) Kubernetes
15 47 (16.15%) Java 8
16 45 (15.46%) RESTful
17 44 (15.12%) Software Engineering
18 43 (14.78%) Public Sector
18 43 (14.78%) Apache Spark
19 42 (14.43%) Terraform
19 42 (14.43%) Maven
20 41 (14.09%) Spring Integration
21 40 (13.75%) Elasticsearch
21 40 (13.75%) Hibernate
21 40 (13.75%) Python
22 39 (13.40%) Google

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 43 (14.78%) Apache Spark
2 40 (13.75%) Elasticsearch
3 38 (13.06%) Apache
4 19 (6.53%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.09%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (1.72%) Confluence
7 3 (1.03%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.69%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.69%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.34%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 63 (21.65%) AWS
2 39 (13.40%) GCP
3 38 (13.06%) GitHub
4 36 (12.37%) Stackdriver
5 25 (8.59%) Azure
6 19 (6.53%) SaaS
7 11 (3.78%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (2.41%) Amazon Kinesis
8 7 (2.41%) npm
9 6 (2.06%) Serverless
10 4 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (1.03%) PaaS
12 2 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.69%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.34%) Amazon ECS
13 1 (0.34%) Amazon EKS
13 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.34%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.41%) SSH
2 4 (1.37%) HTTP
2 4 (1.37%) Internet
3 3 (1.03%) DNS
4 1 (0.34%) AMQP
4 1 (0.34%) MQTT
4 1 (0.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (19.93%) Big Data
2 50 (17.18%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (8.59%) NoSQL
4 22 (7.56%) MySQL
5 11 (3.78%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.09%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.41%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.72%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.03%) DB2
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.03%) SQLite
10 1 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.34%) HBase
10 1 (0.34%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.34%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (14.43%) Maven
2 38 (13.06%) JUnit
3 36 (12.37%) Gradle
4 32 (11.00%) Jenkins
5 26 (8.93%) Git (software)
6 22 (7.56%) JIRA
7 17 (5.84%) Mockito
8 12 (4.12%) SonarQube
9 9 (3.09%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (2.75%) GitLab
11 6 (2.06%) Bower
11 6 (2.06%) gulp
12 4 (1.37%) DbUnit
12 4 (1.37%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.37%) IntelliJ
12 4 (1.37%) jMock
13 3 (1.03%) CruiseControl
13 3 (1.03%) Karma Test Runner
13 3 (1.03%) Protractor
13 3 (1.03%) Selenium
General
1 43 (14.78%) Public Sector
2 26 (8.93%) Finance
3 3 (1.03%) Banking
4 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.69%) Games
4 2 (0.69%) Law
4 2 (0.69%) Police
5 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.34%) Back Office
5 1 (0.34%) Electronics
5 1 (0.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 221 (75.95%) Developer
2 170 (58.42%) Java Developer
3 61 (20.96%) Senior Developer
4 39 (13.40%) Senior Java Developer
5 27 (9.28%) Java Engineer
5 27 (9.28%) Lead Developer
6 20 (6.87%) Architect
6 20 (6.87%) Digital Developer
6 20 (6.87%) Digital Transformation
6 20 (6.87%) Lead Java Developer
7 18 (6.19%) Full Stack Developer
8 15 (5.15%) Junior
9 14 (4.81%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 13 (4.47%) Junior Developer
10 13 (4.47%) Junior Java Developer
11 12 (4.12%) Java Architect
11 12 (4.12%) Senior Java Engineer
12 10 (3.44%) Software Engineer
13 8 (2.75%) Java Software Engineer
14 7 (2.41%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (37.11%) Spring Boot
2 66 (22.68%) AngularJS
3 58 (19.93%) RabbitMQ
4 45 (15.46%) RESTful
5 41 (14.09%) Spring Integration
6 40 (13.75%) Hibernate
7 28 (9.62%) Apache Camel
8 26 (8.93%) ActiveMQ
8 26 (8.93%) CSS
8 26 (8.93%) J2EE
9 25 (8.59%) HTML
9 25 (8.59%) REST
10 24 (8.25%) Kafka
11 20 (6.87%) JMS
11 20 (6.87%) JSON
12 19 (6.53%) Web Services
13 18 (6.19%) Spring Cloud
13 18 (6.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (5.84%) React
15 16 (5.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.87%) NHS
2 9 (3.09%) Cloud Native
2 9 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (1.72%) Social Media
4 3 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.03%) Tandem
4 3 (1.03%) W3C
5 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.34%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.34%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.34%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.44%) Linux
2 4 (1.37%) Android
2 4 (1.37%) Unix
2 4 (1.37%) Windows
3 3 (1.03%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (51.55%) Microservices
2 104 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (23.71%) DevOps
4 63 (21.65%) TDD
5 44 (15.12%) Software Engineering
6 38 (13.06%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (12.37%) API Integration
7 36 (12.37%) ITSM
7 36 (12.37%) Service Management
8 34 (11.68%) Scrum
9 28 (9.62%) BDD
9 28 (9.62%) Multithreading
10 19 (6.53%) Kanban
11 17 (5.84%) Fintech
11 17 (5.84%) Mentoring
12 16 (5.50%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (5.50%) Open Source
12 16 (5.50%) User Stories
13 15 (5.15%) Test Automation
14 14 (4.81%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 277 (95.19%) Java
2 60 (20.62%) JavaScript
2 60 (20.62%) SQL
3 47 (16.15%) Java 8
4 40 (13.75%) Python
5 25 (8.59%) TypeScript
6 23 (7.90%) Scala
7 7 (2.41%) C
7 7 (2.41%) C#
7 7 (2.41%) XPath
8 4 (1.37%) Groovy
8 4 (1.37%) Ruby
9 3 (1.03%) ANSI SQL
9 3 (1.03%) Clojure
10 2 (0.69%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.34%) ES6
11 1 (0.34%) Go
11 1 (0.34%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 53 (18.21%) Security Cleared
2 49 (16.84%) SC Cleared
3 19 (6.53%) Degree
4 9 (3.09%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.03%) PhD
7 1 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) GDPR
System Software
1 55 (18.90%) Docker
2 4 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.03%) vSphere
4 1 (0.34%) Postfix
4 1 (0.34%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 47 (16.15%) Kubernetes
2 42 (14.43%) Terraform
3 36 (12.37%) Grafana
4 11 (3.78%) Ansible
5 2 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.69%) Puppet
6 1 (0.34%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.34%) OpenView
Vendors
1 48 (16.49%) Splunk
2 39 (13.40%) Google
3 36 (12.37%) ServiceNow
4 11 (3.78%) Oracle
5 6 (2.06%) IBM
6 4 (1.37%) VMware
7 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.34%) HP
7 1 (0.34%) New Relic
7 1 (0.34%) Pega
7 1 (0.34%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.34%) WSO2