Period
to 22 January 2021

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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 90 103 72
Rank change year-on-year +13 -31 +28
Permanent jobs citing Spring 341 710 1,083
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.38% 3.06% 4.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.47% 7.78% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 447 659 1,100
Median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £79,250 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +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 4,566 9,123 11,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.20% 39.34% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3,966 7,817 9,645
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 22 January 2021.

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 22 January 2021. 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 +16 184 £62,500 +4.17% 16
Berkshire +5 95 £65,000 +4.00% 5
Surrey +51 63 £70,000 +24.44% 11
Hampshire +63 61 £50,000 -4.76% 11
Buckinghamshire +19 58 £60,000 +14.29% 7
Oxfordshire +15 31 £52,500 -12.50% 4
West Sussex 0 26 £57,500 +21.05% 3
Kent +33 5 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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.

1 317 (92.96%) Java
2 152 (44.57%) Microservices
3 135 (39.59%) Agile Software Development
4 127 (37.24%) AngularJS
5 115 (33.72%) Spring Boot
6 99 (29.03%) SQL
7 94 (27.57%) Docker
8 80 (23.46%) JavaScript
9 79 (23.17%) AWS
9 79 (23.17%) Kubernetes
10 64 (18.77%) TDD
11 62 (18.18%) JUnit
12 59 (17.30%) Hibernate
13 55 (16.13%) RabbitMQ
13 55 (16.13%) DevOps
14 54 (15.84%) Security Cleared
14 54 (15.84%) J2EE
14 54 (15.84%) CSS
15 52 (15.25%) Splunk
16 51 (14.96%) BDD
17 49 (14.37%) HTML
17 49 (14.37%) Java 8
18 48 (14.08%) PostgreSQL
18 48 (14.08%) SC Cleared
18 48 (14.08%) Software Engineering
19 47 (13.78%) REST
19 47 (13.78%) Scrum
20 45 (13.20%) MySQL
20 45 (13.20%) SaaS
21 44 (12.90%) Terraform

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 42 (12.32%) Apache
2 39 (11.44%) Elasticsearch
3 32 (9.38%) Apache Spark
4 30 (8.80%) Tomcat
5 17 (4.99%) Confluence
6 10 (2.93%) JBoss
6 10 (2.93%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.88%) nginx
8 2 (0.59%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.29%) Mule
9 1 (0.29%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.29%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 79 (23.17%) AWS
2 45 (13.20%) SaaS
3 36 (10.56%) GCP
4 34 (9.97%) GitHub
5 32 (9.38%) Azure
5 32 (9.38%) Stackdriver
6 5 (1.47%) Serverless
7 4 (1.17%) Yarn
8 3 (0.88%) Heroku
9 2 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.29%) Amazon ECS
10 1 (0.29%) Amazon EKS
10 1 (0.29%) Apigee
10 1 (0.29%) IaaS
10 1 (0.29%) Kong
10 1 (0.29%) npm
10 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.64%) HTTP
2 6 (1.76%) SSL
2 6 (1.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.17%) Internet
4 3 (0.88%) DNS
4 3 (0.88%) Network Security
5 1 (0.29%) CDMA
5 1 (0.29%) GSM
5 1 (0.29%) LTE
5 1 (0.29%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (14.08%) PostgreSQL
2 45 (13.20%) MySQL
3 35 (10.26%) Big Data
4 26 (7.62%) MongoDB
5 25 (7.33%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.52%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.93%) SQL Server
8 4 (1.17%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.88%) DB2
9 3 (0.88%) Redis
9 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (0.88%) SQLite
10 2 (0.59%) ClickHouse
10 2 (0.59%) VoltDB
11 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 62 (18.18%) JUnit
2 32 (9.38%) Gradle
3 31 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 31 (9.09%) Maven
4 30 (8.80%) JIRA
5 26 (7.62%) Jenkins
6 19 (5.57%) Eclipse
6 19 (5.57%) IntelliJ
7 15 (4.40%) Selenium
8 12 (3.52%) Mockito
9 9 (2.64%) Jasmine
9 9 (2.64%) Karma Test Runner
9 9 (2.64%) Protractor
10 7 (2.05%) Burp Suite
11 4 (1.17%) webpack
12 3 (0.88%) Ant
12 3 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.88%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.88%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (12.61%) Public Sector
2 26 (7.62%) Finance
3 3 (0.88%) Banking
3 3 (0.88%) Marketing
4 2 (0.59%) Back Office
4 2 (0.59%) Electronics
4 2 (0.59%) Games
4 2 (0.59%) Retail
5 1 (0.29%) Automotive
5 1 (0.29%) Law
5 1 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 266 (78.01%) Developer
2 209 (61.29%) Java Developer
3 96 (28.15%) Senior Developer
4 73 (21.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 37 (10.85%) Full Stack Developer
6 34 (9.97%) Java Engineer
7 25 (7.33%) Lead Developer
8 24 (7.04%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 21 (6.16%) Lead Java Developer
10 20 (5.87%) Junior
10 20 (5.87%) Junior Developer
10 20 (5.87%) Junior Java Developer
11 16 (4.69%) Digital Developer
11 16 (4.69%) Digital Transformation
11 16 (4.69%) Senior Java Engineer
11 16 (4.69%) Software Engineer
12 11 (3.23%) Architect
12 11 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 11 (3.23%) Scala Developer
13 9 (2.64%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (37.24%) AngularJS
2 115 (33.72%) Spring Boot
3 59 (17.30%) Hibernate
4 55 (16.13%) RabbitMQ
5 54 (15.84%) CSS
5 54 (15.84%) J2EE
6 49 (14.37%) HTML
7 47 (13.78%) REST
8 39 (11.44%) RESTful
9 38 (11.14%) ActiveMQ
10 36 (10.56%) Spring Integration
10 36 (10.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 35 (10.26%) Apache Camel
12 33 (9.68%) JSON
12 33 (9.68%) XML
13 32 (9.38%) React
14 30 (8.80%) Kafka
14 30 (8.80%) Node.js
15 25 (7.33%) .NET
16 24 (7.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.50%) NHS
2 11 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (2.64%) Data Structures
4 8 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.17%) Cloud Native
5 4 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (0.88%) Virtual Team
6 3 (0.88%) W3C
7 2 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.29%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.29%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.29%) DataPower
8 1 (0.29%) PKI
8 1 (0.29%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.29%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.28%) Linux
2 12 (3.52%) Unix
3 10 (2.93%) Windows
4 6 (1.76%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.17%) Android
6 1 (0.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (44.57%) Microservices
2 135 (39.59%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (18.77%) TDD
4 55 (16.13%) DevOps
5 51 (14.96%) BDD
6 48 (14.08%) Software Engineering
7 47 (13.78%) Scrum
8 40 (11.73%) Multithreading
9 36 (10.56%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (9.68%) Kanban
11 32 (9.38%) API Integration
11 32 (9.38%) ITSM
11 32 (9.38%) Service Management
12 30 (8.80%) Unit Testing
13 29 (8.50%) Fintech
14 22 (6.45%) Test Automation
15 21 (6.16%) Open Source
16 18 (5.28%) Mentoring
17 17 (4.99%) B2B
18 15 (4.40%) OO
Programming Languages
1 317 (92.96%) Java
2 99 (29.03%) SQL
3 80 (23.46%) JavaScript
4 49 (14.37%) Java 8
5 42 (12.32%) TypeScript
6 40 (11.73%) Scala
7 32 (9.38%) Python
8 21 (6.16%) XPath
9 18 (5.28%) C#
10 8 (2.35%) C
11 5 (1.47%) Kotlin
12 4 (1.17%) Go
13 3 (0.88%) ANSI SQL
13 3 (0.88%) C++
13 3 (0.88%) Groovy
14 1 (0.29%) Clojure
14 1 (0.29%) ES6
14 1 (0.29%) PHP
14 1 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 54 (15.84%) Security Cleared
2 48 (14.08%) SC Cleared
3 23 (6.74%) Degree
4 11 (3.23%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.17%) HND
7 3 (0.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.17%) QA
System Software
1 94 (27.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 79 (23.17%) Kubernetes
2 44 (12.90%) Terraform
3 32 (9.38%) Grafana
4 11 (3.23%) Puppet
5 5 (1.47%) Ansible
6 4 (1.17%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 52 (15.25%) Splunk
2 32 (9.38%) Google
2 32 (9.38%) ServiceNow
3 13 (3.81%) Oracle
4 9 (2.64%) Adobe
5 8 (2.35%) IBM
6 6 (1.76%) webMethods
7 3 (0.88%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.29%) Pega
8 1 (0.29%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.29%) Vertica
8 1 (0.29%) WSO2