Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
England > South East
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 85 81 75
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Spring 692 296 1,047
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.94% 3.64% 4.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.54% 8.20% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 268 280 918
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +18.18% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 7,256 3,610 9,963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.26% 44.43% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5,297 3,161 8,648
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,000 £29,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% +7.73% +5.31%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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
Hampshire +35 427 £60,000 - 20
Thames Valley -95 141 £58,750 -9.62% 24
Berkshire -47 86 £75,000 +7.14% 10
Surrey -28 82 £77,500 +10.71% 11
Oxfordshire -24 46 £52,500 -12.50% 6
East Sussex -21 29 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Kent -34 9 £64,000 +60.00% 6
Buckinghamshire -89 9 £45,000 -28.85% 8
West Sussex -20 6 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 689 (99.57%) Java
2 457 (66.04%) Microservices
3 438 (63.29%) Jenkins
4 433 (62.57%) Agile Software Development
5 349 (50.43%) DevOps
6 337 (48.70%) AWS
7 335 (48.41%) Kafka
8 333 (48.12%) Finance
9 328 (47.40%) AngularJS
10 325 (46.97%) Degree
11 322 (46.53%) Ansible
12 319 (46.10%) Computer Science
13 318 (45.95%) Software Engineering
14 307 (44.36%) Banking
14 307 (44.36%) Git (software)
15 297 (42.92%) Law
16 296 (42.77%) Digital Banking
17 295 (42.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
18 282 (40.75%) React
19 277 (40.03%) RabbitMQ
20 276 (39.88%) TDD
21 269 (38.87%) Linux
21 269 (38.87%) GitHub
22 268 (38.73%) Node.js
22 268 (38.73%) Apache Spark
23 264 (38.15%) Cucumber
23 264 (38.15%) Unix
24 261 (37.72%) CSS
25 248 (35.84%) Protractor
26 245 (35.40%) Scrum

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
1 268 (38.73%) Apache Spark
2 225 (32.51%) GemFire
3 199 (28.76%) Apache
4 85 (12.28%) Cloud Foundry
5 55 (7.95%) Elasticsearch
6 48 (6.94%) Tomcat
7 19 (2.75%) Apache Solr
8 12 (1.73%) Confluence
9 9 (1.30%) WebSphere
9 9 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.58%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.43%) JBoss
11 3 (0.43%) nginx
12 2 (0.29%) Jetty
12 2 (0.29%) WildFly
13 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 337 (48.70%) AWS
2 269 (38.87%) GitHub
3 178 (25.72%) Amazon Kinesis
4 143 (20.66%) Azure
5 135 (19.51%) GCP
6 51 (7.37%) OpenShift
7 50 (7.23%) Amazon EC2
8 47 (6.79%) PaaS
9 45 (6.50%) Serverless
10 35 (5.06%) SaaS
11 15 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
12 10 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (0.87%) Amazon EKS
13 6 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
14 4 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (0.58%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.58%) GitHub Actions
15 2 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.29%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.91%) Calico
2 14 (2.02%) HTTP
3 7 (1.01%) Internet
4 1 (0.14%) Intranet
4 1 (0.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (34.54%) MariaDB
2 234 (33.82%) HBase
3 233 (33.67%) PostgreSQL
4 225 (32.51%) Big Data
5 220 (31.79%) Relational Database
6 195 (28.18%) Redis
7 184 (26.59%) NoSQL
8 89 (12.86%) Hadoop
9 52 (7.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 46 (6.65%) MySQL
11 21 (3.03%) MongoDB
12 14 (2.02%) SQL Server
13 9 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (1.01%) Apache Hive
14 7 (1.01%) OLTP
15 5 (0.72%) DB2
16 2 (0.29%) Flink
16 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database
16 2 (0.29%) RDBMS
17 1 (0.14%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 438 (63.29%) Jenkins
2 307 (44.36%) Git (software)
3 264 (38.15%) Cucumber
4 248 (35.84%) Protractor
5 233 (33.67%) JUnit
6 232 (33.53%) Gradle
7 225 (32.51%) Sonatype Nexus
8 214 (30.92%) Cypress.io
9 213 (30.78%) Storybook
10 189 (27.31%) IntelliJ
11 187 (27.02%) Eclipse
12 183 (26.45%) Mockito
13 130 (18.79%) Artifactory
14 97 (14.02%) SonarQube
15 65 (9.39%) Maven
16 45 (6.50%) JIRA
17 44 (6.36%) Selenium
18 35 (5.06%) gulp
19 32 (4.62%) Subversion
20 18 (2.60%) Spock
General
1 333 (48.12%) Finance
2 307 (44.36%) Banking
3 297 (42.92%) Law
4 295 (42.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 49 (7.08%) Social Skills
6 48 (6.94%) Presentation Skills
7 26 (3.76%) Back Office
8 17 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (1.73%) Retail
9 12 (1.73%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.01%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.87%) Automotive
11 6 (0.87%) Games
11 6 (0.87%) Public Sector
12 5 (0.72%) Marketing
13 4 (0.58%) Influencing Skills
14 3 (0.43%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.14%) Electronics
16 1 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 359 (51.88%) Developer
2 259 (37.43%) Java Developer
3 234 (33.82%) Software Engineer
4 142 (20.52%) Principal Engineer
5 131 (18.93%) Principal Software Engineer
6 96 (13.87%) Lead Developer
7 80 (11.56%) Senior Developer
8 73 (10.55%) Software Developer
9 63 (9.10%) Senior Java Developer
10 58 (8.38%) Lead Software Engineer
11 56 (8.09%) Senior Software Engineer
12 53 (7.66%) Lead Software Developer
13 52 (7.51%) Java Engineer
14 44 (6.36%) Lead Java Developer
15 28 (4.05%) Java Software Engineer
16 26 (3.76%) Java Team Leader
16 26 (3.76%) Principal Developer
16 26 (3.76%) Principal Java Developer
16 26 (3.76%) Team Leader
17 23 (3.32%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (48.41%) Kafka
2 328 (47.40%) AngularJS
3 282 (40.75%) React
4 277 (40.03%) RabbitMQ
5 268 (38.73%) Node.js
6 261 (37.72%) CSS
7 241 (34.83%) Spring Boot
8 239 (34.54%) RESTful
9 221 (31.94%) Redux
9 221 (31.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 214 (30.92%) Tailwind CSS
11 213 (30.78%) Express
11 213 (30.78%) WireMock
12 196 (28.32%) JSON
13 187 (27.02%) Spark Streaming
14 178 (25.72%) Play Framework
15 158 (22.83%) REST
16 153 (22.11%) Web Services
17 130 (18.79%) LAMP
17 130 (18.79%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 192 (27.75%) Linux Command Line
2 157 (22.69%) User Experience
3 120 (17.34%) Self-Motivation
4 47 (6.79%) Greenfield Project
5 21 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 20 (2.89%) Virtual Team
7 10 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.30%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.01%) Algorithms
10 6 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (0.87%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.58%) Blog
11 4 (0.58%) iPad
11 4 (0.58%) Social Media
12 3 (0.43%) Wiki
13 1 (0.14%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.14%) EMV
13 1 (0.14%) Legacy Applications
13 1 (0.14%) Life Science
13 1 (0.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 269 (38.87%) Linux
2 264 (38.15%) Unix
3 4 (0.58%) Windows
3 4 (0.58%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.29%) Android
4 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (66.04%) Microservices
2 433 (62.57%) Agile Software Development
3 349 (50.43%) DevOps
4 319 (46.10%) Computer Science
5 318 (45.95%) Software Engineering
6 296 (42.77%) Digital Banking
7 276 (39.88%) TDD
8 245 (35.40%) Scrum
9 243 (35.12%) Full Stack Development
10 214 (30.92%) Cross-Browser Testing
11 206 (29.77%) Business Continuity
12 202 (29.19%) BDD
13 199 (28.76%) Continuous Integration
14 185 (26.73%) Validation
15 183 (26.45%) OO
16 160 (23.12%) Scaled Agile Framework
17 156 (22.54%) Multithreading
17 156 (22.54%) Open Source
18 144 (20.81%) Fintech
19 136 (19.65%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 689 (99.57%) Java
2 205 (29.62%) Python
3 201 (29.05%) Shell Script
4 186 (26.88%) Groovy
5 143 (20.66%) JavaScript
6 78 (11.27%) Java 8
7 64 (9.25%) SQL
8 36 (5.20%) Bash Shell
9 26 (3.76%) Ruby
10 25 (3.61%) C#
11 24 (3.47%) Go
12 20 (2.89%) Scala
13 17 (2.46%) TypeScript
14 14 (2.02%) Java 11
15 12 (1.73%) C
16 10 (1.45%) C++
16 10 (1.45%) Perl
17 8 (1.16%) Kotlin
18 6 (0.87%) ES6
19 5 (0.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 325 (46.97%) Degree
2 214 (30.92%) OCP
2 214 (30.92%) Oracle Certification
3 59 (8.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 32 (4.62%) Security Cleared
5 31 (4.48%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.30%) PhD
7 3 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.29%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.29%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.91%) SLA
2 5 (0.72%) QA
3 3 (0.43%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 189 (27.31%) HDFS
2 135 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 133 (19.22%) Docker
4 34 (4.91%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (1.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.29%) Postfix
6 2 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.14%) KVM
7 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 322 (46.53%) Ansible
2 132 (19.08%) Kubernetes
3 120 (17.34%) Terraform
4 106 (15.32%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (5.20%) Kibana
6 34 (4.91%) Grafana
7 12 (1.73%) Puppet
8 4 (0.58%) Kubeflow
9 3 (0.43%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.29%) logstash
10 2 (0.29%) vRealize
11 1 (0.14%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
11 1 (0.14%) Consul
11 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.14%) Nmap
11 1 (0.14%) Packer
Vendors
1 214 (30.92%) Okta
2 192 (27.75%) VMware
3 66 (9.54%) Oracle
4 24 (3.47%) Google
5 23 (3.32%) PayPal
6 13 (1.88%) IBM
7 10 (1.45%) Red Hat
8 6 (0.87%) CA Agile Central
8 6 (0.87%) SAP
8 6 (0.87%) Splunk
9 4 (0.58%) Brandwatch
10 3 (0.43%) Mercator
11 1 (0.14%) HP
11 1 (0.14%) hybris
11 1 (0.14%) LexisNexis