Period
to 9 May 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 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
England > South East
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 117 100 63
Rank change year-on-year -17 -37 +23
Permanent jobs citing Spring 346 545 1,207
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.65% 3.00% 4.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.18% 7.41% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 256 465 1,038
10th Percentile £41,875 £37,050 £32,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £58,250
Median % change year-on-year - +3.00% +16.50%
75th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +9.09%

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 5,596 7,357 10,471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.80% 40.51% 39.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4,611 6,317 9,027
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,750 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +6.67%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +2.80% +7.00%

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 9 May 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 9 May 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 -44 138 £60,000 -4.00% 38
Hampshire +55 110 £50,000 -20.00% 22
Berkshire -33 76 £65,000 - 19
Surrey +10 65 £70,000 +16.67% 11
Oxfordshire +1 36 £50,000 -16.67% 8
Buckinghamshire -32 26 £57,500 -4.17% 11
West Sussex +2 20 £45,000 -
East Sussex +9 9 £61,250 +16.67% 3
Home Counties - 3 £90,000 -
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 9 May 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.

1 332 (95.95%) Java
2 172 (49.71%) Microservices
3 166 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (35.84%) AngularJS
5 119 (34.39%) Spring Boot
6 116 (33.53%) Jenkins
6 116 (33.53%) AWS
7 114 (32.95%) Docker
8 113 (32.66%) Git (software)
9 96 (27.75%) JavaScript
10 92 (26.59%) Software Engineering
11 88 (25.43%) CSS
12 87 (25.14%) React
12 87 (25.14%) Kafka
13 85 (24.57%) Kubernetes
13 85 (24.57%) TDD
14 83 (23.99%) Scrum
15 82 (23.70%) Node.js
16 81 (23.41%) Hibernate
16 81 (23.41%) Degree
17 79 (22.83%) Finance
18 74 (21.39%) Computer Science
18 74 (21.39%) DevOps
19 73 (21.10%) BDD
19 73 (21.10%) Continuous Integration
20 71 (20.52%) Linux
20 71 (20.52%) REST
21 69 (19.94%) Cucumber
21 69 (19.94%) RabbitMQ
22 68 (19.65%) JUnit

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 54 (15.61%) Apache Spark
2 49 (14.16%) Apache
3 48 (13.87%) GemFire
4 37 (10.69%) Tomcat
5 20 (5.78%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (4.62%) Cloud Foundry
7 15 (4.34%) JBoss
8 11 (3.18%) Confluence
8 11 (3.18%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.73%) Apache Solr
10 5 (1.45%) nginx
11 3 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.87%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.87%) WildFly
12 1 (0.29%) Jetty
12 1 (0.29%) Mule
12 1 (0.29%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 116 (33.53%) AWS
2 59 (17.05%) GitHub
3 41 (11.85%) Azure
4 32 (9.25%) SaaS
5 30 (8.67%) GCP
6 28 (8.09%) Amazon Kinesis
7 15 (4.34%) PaaS
8 9 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (2.60%) OpenShift
8 9 (2.60%) Serverless
9 7 (2.02%) Amazon SQS
9 7 (2.02%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (1.73%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.87%) Heroku
12 1 (0.29%) Amazon ECS
12 1 (0.29%) Amazon EKS
12 1 (0.29%) IaaS
12 1 (0.29%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.29%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.60%) HTTP
2 7 (2.02%) Calico
2 7 (2.02%) Internet
3 6 (1.73%) SSL
3 6 (1.73%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.29%) Firewall
4 1 (0.29%) Network Security
4 1 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (16.18%) PostgreSQL
2 53 (15.32%) Relational Database
3 52 (15.03%) Big Data
4 42 (12.14%) HBase
4 42 (12.14%) MariaDB
5 41 (11.85%) MySQL
6 38 (10.98%) NoSQL
7 36 (10.40%) Redis
8 22 (6.36%) MongoDB
9 20 (5.78%) Hadoop
10 16 (4.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 11 (3.18%) SQL Server
12 3 (0.87%) DB2
12 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.87%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
13 2 (0.58%) Flink
13 2 (0.58%) SQLite
14 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 116 (33.53%) Jenkins
2 113 (32.66%) Git (software)
3 69 (19.94%) Cucumber
4 68 (19.65%) JUnit
5 51 (14.74%) Eclipse
5 51 (14.74%) IntelliJ
6 50 (14.45%) Protractor
7 48 (13.87%) Gradle
7 48 (13.87%) Sonatype Nexus
8 41 (11.85%) Cypress.io
9 40 (11.56%) Storybook
10 34 (9.83%) Mockito
11 30 (8.67%) Maven
12 29 (8.38%) JIRA
13 27 (7.80%) Selenium
14 18 (5.20%) Subversion
15 17 (4.91%) Artifactory
16 16 (4.62%) SonarQube
17 10 (2.89%) Bitbucket
18 8 (2.31%) gulp
General
1 79 (22.83%) Finance
2 63 (18.21%) Law
3 58 (16.76%) Banking
4 18 (5.20%) Social Skills
5 13 (3.76%) Marketing
6 9 (2.60%) Presentation Skills
6 9 (2.60%) Public Sector
7 8 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.02%) Back Office
8 7 (2.02%) Retail
9 6 (1.73%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.45%) Electronics
11 4 (1.16%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.87%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.87%) Games
13 2 (0.58%) French Language
13 2 (0.58%) German Language
14 1 (0.29%) Billing
14 1 (0.29%) Influencing Skills
14 1 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 229 (66.18%) Developer
2 177 (51.16%) Java Developer
3 73 (21.10%) Senior Developer
4 63 (18.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 48 (13.87%) Software Engineer
6 37 (10.69%) Java Engineer
7 32 (9.25%) Software Developer
8 26 (7.51%) Lead Developer
9 22 (6.36%) Senior Java Engineer
10 21 (6.07%) Senior Software Engineer
11 20 (5.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 17 (4.91%) Full Stack Developer
13 16 (4.62%) Lead Software Developer
14 15 (4.34%) Architect
14 15 (4.34%) Java Software Engineer
14 15 (4.34%) Principal Engineer
14 15 (4.34%) Principal Software Engineer
15 13 (3.76%) Java Software Developer
16 12 (3.47%) Junior
16 12 (3.47%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (35.84%) AngularJS
2 119 (34.39%) Spring Boot
3 88 (25.43%) CSS
4 87 (25.14%) Kafka
4 87 (25.14%) React
5 82 (23.70%) Node.js
6 81 (23.41%) Hibernate
7 71 (20.52%) REST
8 69 (19.94%) RabbitMQ
9 65 (18.79%) RESTful
10 63 (18.21%) JSON
11 61 (17.63%) HTML
12 54 (15.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 47 (13.58%) Redux
14 43 (12.43%) J2EE
14 43 (12.43%) Web Services
15 41 (11.85%) Tailwind CSS
16 40 (11.56%) Express
16 40 (11.56%) WireMock
17 35 (10.12%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.72%) Self-Motivation
2 33 (9.54%) Linux Command Line
3 27 (7.80%) User Experience
4 22 (6.36%) Greenfield Project
5 17 (4.91%) NHS
6 13 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.73%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.45%) iPad
9 4 (1.16%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.87%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.58%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.58%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.29%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.29%) DataPower
12 1 (0.29%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.29%) Online Games
12 1 (0.29%) PKI
12 1 (0.29%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.29%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 71 (20.52%) Linux
2 64 (18.50%) Unix
3 11 (3.18%) Windows
4 9 (2.60%) Android
5 6 (1.73%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (49.71%) Microservices
2 166 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (26.59%) Software Engineering
4 85 (24.57%) TDD
5 83 (23.99%) Scrum
6 74 (21.39%) Computer Science
6 74 (21.39%) DevOps
7 73 (21.10%) BDD
7 73 (21.10%) Continuous Integration
8 58 (16.76%) Digital Banking
9 51 (14.74%) Multithreading
10 50 (14.45%) Fintech
11 47 (13.58%) OO
12 41 (11.85%) Cross-Browser Testing
12 41 (11.85%) Open Source
13 40 (11.56%) Kanban
14 36 (10.40%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 33 (9.54%) Mentoring
15 33 (9.54%) Validation
16 30 (8.67%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 332 (95.95%) Java
2 96 (27.75%) JavaScript
3 65 (18.79%) SQL
4 40 (11.56%) Groovy
5 37 (10.69%) Java 8
6 33 (9.54%) Python
6 33 (9.54%) Shell Script
7 31 (8.96%) TypeScript
8 23 (6.65%) Scala
9 21 (6.07%) C#
10 11 (3.18%) Kotlin
11 10 (2.89%) Go
12 9 (2.60%) Ruby
13 7 (2.02%) Bash Shell
13 7 (2.02%) XPath
14 6 (1.73%) ES6
15 5 (1.45%) PHP
16 3 (0.87%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.58%) ANSI SQL
17 2 (0.58%) C++
Qualifications
1 81 (23.41%) Degree
2 40 (11.56%) OCP
2 40 (11.56%) Oracle Certification
3 16 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (4.05%) Security Cleared
5 13 (3.76%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.02%) PhD
7 4 (1.16%) AWS Certification
7 4 (1.16%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.58%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.02%) SLA
System Software
1 114 (32.95%) Docker
2 33 (9.54%) HDFS
3 32 (9.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 85 (24.57%) Kubernetes
2 64 (18.50%) Ansible
3 35 (10.12%) Terraform
4 15 (4.34%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (3.18%) Puppet
6 7 (2.02%) Grafana
6 7 (2.02%) Kibana
7 4 (1.16%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.87%) vRealize
9 1 (0.29%) Nmap
Vendors
1 41 (11.85%) VMware
2 40 (11.56%) Okta
3 25 (7.23%) Oracle
4 11 (3.18%) Adobe
5 10 (2.89%) Google
6 7 (2.02%) PayPal
6 7 (2.02%) Splunk
7 6 (1.73%) webMethods
8 5 (1.45%) IBM
9 4 (1.16%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.58%) Mercator
11 1 (0.29%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.29%) Guidewire
11 1 (0.29%) Pega
11 1 (0.29%) SAP
11 1 (0.29%) WSO2