Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 89 121
Rank change year-on-year +5 +32 -6
Permanent jobs citing Spring 1,123 940 1,013
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.74% 3.21% 2.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.42% 7.97% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,005 843 932
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
England 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 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 13,331 11,790 14,668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.42% 40.30% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11,746 10,185 13,100
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spring in the South East.

Salary trend for Spring in the South East

Spring
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in the South East over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

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 18 June 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
Thames Valley +11 600 £55,000 +10.00% 77
Berkshire +11 280 £57,500 +4.55% 41
Surrey +33 202 £50,000 -16.67% 33
Buckinghamshire +10 185 £52,500 +10.53% 15
Hampshire +19 162 £52,500 +10.53% 24
Oxfordshire -16 135 £60,000 +4.35% 21
West Sussex +33 84 £45,000 -15.09% 5
East Sussex +18 65 £45,000 - 3
Kent -14 12 £55,000 +50.68% 7
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Spring.

1 1,117 (99.47%) Java
2 656 (58.41%) Agile Software Development
3 462 (41.14%) Hibernate
4 442 (39.36%) JavaScript
5 391 (34.82%) SQL
6 351 (31.26%) TDD
7 346 (30.81%) Web Services
8 328 (29.21%) Java 8
9 305 (27.16%) Software Engineering
10 287 (25.56%) HTML
10 287 (25.56%) AngularJS
11 272 (24.22%) J2EE
12 257 (22.89%) CSS
13 243 (21.64%) Microservices
14 234 (20.84%) Scrum
15 228 (20.30%) REST
16 216 (19.23%) Degree
17 214 (19.06%) Amazon AWS
17 214 (19.06%) Spring Boot
18 213 (18.97%) Linux
19 205 (18.25%) Maven
20 203 (18.08%) Jenkins
21 199 (17.72%) Oracle
22 186 (16.56%) MySQL
23 184 (16.38%) RESTful
24 179 (15.94%) OO
25 176 (15.67%) Git (software)
26 175 (15.58%) NoSQL
27 173 (15.41%) MVC
28 143 (12.73%) Java EE

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
1 101 (8.99%) JBoss
2 98 (8.73%) Tomcat
3 50 (4.45%) Apache
3 50 (4.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 41 (3.65%) Apache Solr
5 33 (2.94%) OpenStack
6 31 (2.76%) WebLogic
7 27 (2.40%) Confluence
8 20 (1.78%) WebSphere
9 16 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
10 15 (1.34%) Apache Spark
11 11 (0.98%) Apache ServiceMix
11 11 (0.98%) Drupal
12 9 (0.80%) SAS
13 6 (0.53%) IIS
13 6 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
14 4 (0.36%) CMS
14 4 (0.36%) Jetty
14 4 (0.36%) nginx
Business Applications
1 19 (1.69%) SAP Hybris
2 18 (1.60%) SAP ERP
3 8 (0.71%) Infor M3
4 5 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.089%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.089%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 214 (19.06%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (6.06%) GitHub
3 57 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 39 (3.47%) SaaS
5 21 (1.87%) OpenShift
6 20 (1.78%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (1.16%) Heroku
8 10 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
9 9 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (0.71%) PaaS
11 6 (0.53%) Serverless
12 5 (0.45%) Zapier
13 4 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 3 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
15 2 (0.18%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.18%) Google Analytics
15 2 (0.18%) IaaS
16 1 (0.089%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 54 (4.81%) HTTP
2 34 (3.03%) Internet
3 31 (2.76%) TCP/IP
4 27 (2.40%) AMQP
5 14 (1.25%) FTP
6 8 (0.71%) Network Security
7 5 (0.45%) DNS
8 4 (0.36%) Firewall
9 3 (0.27%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.27%) SMS
9 3 (0.27%) VoIP
10 2 (0.18%) SAN
10 2 (0.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (16.56%) MySQL
2 175 (15.58%) NoSQL
3 135 (12.02%) SQL Server
4 112 (9.97%) MongoDB
5 108 (9.62%) Relational Database
6 82 (7.30%) PostgreSQL
7 61 (5.43%) RDBMS
8 53 (4.72%) Apache Cassandra
9 39 (3.47%) Oracle Database
10 34 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 33 (2.94%) Big Data
12 30 (2.67%) Hadoop
13 20 (1.78%) MariaDB
14 13 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (0.89%) Couchbase
15 10 (0.89%) DB2
15 10 (0.89%) Redis
16 6 (0.53%) Apache Hive
16 6 (0.53%) Blockchain
16 6 (0.53%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 205 (18.25%) Maven
2 203 (18.08%) Jenkins
3 176 (15.67%) Git (software)
4 118 (10.51%) JUnit
5 100 (8.90%) Selenium
6 95 (8.46%) Eclipse
7 81 (7.21%) Subversion
8 65 (5.79%) JIRA
9 55 (4.90%) Gradle
10 54 (4.81%) IntelliJ
11 33 (2.94%) Mockito
12 32 (2.85%) Ant
13 23 (2.05%) Cucumber
14 18 (1.60%) Vagrant
15 16 (1.42%) Bitbucket
16 14 (1.25%) Gatling
17 13 (1.16%) TeamCity
18 11 (0.98%) Mercurial
18 11 (0.98%) NetBeans
18 11 (0.98%) TestNG
General
1 123 (10.95%) Finance
2 52 (4.63%) Retail
3 48 (4.27%) Banking
4 28 (2.49%) Advertising
5 24 (2.14%) Publishing
6 16 (1.42%) Law
7 15 (1.34%) Telecoms
8 8 (0.71%) Games
9 7 (0.62%) Electronics
9 7 (0.62%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.62%) Marketing
10 6 (0.53%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.18%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.089%) Back Office
12 1 (0.089%) Military
12 1 (0.089%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 869 (77.38%) Developer
2 813 (72.40%) Java Developer
3 266 (23.69%) Senior Developer
4 253 (22.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 124 (11.04%) Java Engineer
6 115 (10.24%) Software Engineer
7 82 (7.30%) Java Software Engineer
8 56 (4.99%) JavaScript Developer
9 52 (4.63%) Architect
10 48 (4.27%) Graduate
11 47 (4.19%) Graduate Developer
12 46 (4.10%) Full Stack Developer
13 41 (3.65%) Software Developer
14 40 (3.56%) Graduate Java Developer
14 40 (3.56%) Java Software Developer
15 36 (3.21%) J2EE Developer
15 36 (3.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 36 (3.21%) Senior Software Engineer
16 31 (2.76%) Lead Developer
16 31 (2.76%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (41.14%) Hibernate
2 346 (30.81%) Web Services
3 287 (25.56%) AngularJS
3 287 (25.56%) HTML
4 272 (24.22%) J2EE
5 257 (22.89%) CSS
6 228 (20.30%) REST
7 214 (19.06%) Spring Boot
8 184 (16.38%) RESTful
9 143 (12.73%) Java EE
10 137 (12.20%) JMS
11 120 (10.69%) XML
12 101 (8.99%) JSP
13 92 (8.19%) Struts
14 88 (7.84%) jQuery
15 80 (7.12%) JSON
16 74 (6.59%) SOAP
17 73 (6.50%) React
18 72 (6.41%) Node.js
19 69 (6.14%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 122 (10.86%) Computer Science
2 116 (10.33%) Greenfield Project
3 78 (6.95%) Enterprise Software
4 47 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (3.65%) Fintech
6 37 (3.29%) Mobile App
7 20 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
8 18 (1.60%) User Experience
9 16 (1.42%) Algorithms
10 13 (1.16%) Data Structures
11 10 (0.89%) Robotics
12 8 (0.71%) e-Learning
13 7 (0.62%) Mainframe
14 6 (0.53%) Cloud Native
15 5 (0.45%) Credit Risk
15 5 (0.45%) Linux Command Line
15 5 (0.45%) Public Cloud
16 4 (0.36%) Contactless
16 4 (0.36%) EMV
17 3 (0.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 213 (18.97%) Linux
2 60 (5.34%) Unix
3 44 (3.92%) Windows
4 17 (1.51%) Android
5 12 (1.07%) Ubuntu
6 11 (0.98%) Solaris
7 7 (0.62%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.27%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.18%) CentOS
9 2 (0.18%) DC/OS
9 2 (0.18%) zOS
10 1 (0.089%) Mesosphere
10 1 (0.089%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 656 (58.41%) Agile Software Development
2 351 (31.26%) TDD
3 305 (27.16%) Software Engineering
4 243 (21.64%) Microservices
5 234 (20.84%) Scrum
6 179 (15.94%) OO
7 173 (15.41%) MVC
8 142 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
9 112 (9.97%) SOA
10 106 (9.44%) DevOps
11 89 (7.93%) BDD
11 89 (7.93%) Open Source
12 88 (7.84%) Mentoring
12 88 (7.84%) Unit Testing
13 87 (7.75%) E-Commerce
14 76 (6.77%) Test Automation
15 70 (6.23%) Problem-Solving
16 69 (6.14%) Web Development
17 67 (5.97%) SDLC
18 64 (5.70%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1,117 (99.47%) Java
2 442 (39.36%) JavaScript
3 391 (34.82%) SQL
4 328 (29.21%) Java 8
5 90 (8.01%) Python
6 55 (4.90%) PHP
7 28 (2.49%) C
8 26 (2.32%) TypeScript
9 23 (2.05%) PL/SQL
10 22 (1.96%) C#
11 21 (1.87%) Scala
12 17 (1.51%) C++
12 17 (1.51%) T-SQL
13 11 (0.98%) Java 9
13 11 (0.98%) Kotlin
14 10 (0.89%) Go
15 8 (0.71%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.53%) Bash Shell
16 6 (0.53%) Groovy
17 5 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 216 (19.23%) Degree
2 61 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (1.60%) Security Cleared
4 11 (0.98%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
6 7 (0.62%) PhD
7 2 (0.18%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (0.18%) CITP
7 2 (0.18%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.089%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (0.89%) QA
2 8 (0.71%) GDPR
3 7 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.53%) PSD2
5 4 (0.36%) PA-DSS
6 3 (0.27%) PMO
7 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.089%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.089%) SLA
System Software
1 141 (12.56%) Docker
2 14 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.62%) HDFS
4 5 (0.45%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.089%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 70 (6.23%) Kubernetes
2 31 (2.76%) Ansible
3 27 (2.40%) Terraform
4 18 (1.60%) Puppet
5 8 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.45%) CA Wily
6 5 (0.45%) OpenView
7 4 (0.36%) Marathon
7 4 (0.36%) Mesos
8 3 (0.27%) Kibana
8 3 (0.27%) Packer
9 2 (0.18%) Grafana
9 2 (0.18%) logstash
10 1 (0.089%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.089%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.089%) Proxmox
10 1 (0.089%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 199 (17.72%) Oracle
2 44 (3.92%) SAP
3 27 (2.40%) Google
4 26 (2.32%) IBM
4 26 (2.32%) VMware
5 19 (1.69%) hybris
6 18 (1.60%) Concur
7 16 (1.42%) Atlassian
8 15 (1.34%) Microsoft
9 13 (1.16%) Capita
9 13 (1.16%) TIBCO
10 12 (1.07%) Splunk
11 11 (0.98%) BEA
12 9 (0.80%) AppDynamics
13 8 (0.71%) Sun
13 8 (0.71%) Talend
13 8 (0.71%) Xamarin
14 7 (0.62%) Unisys
15 6 (0.53%) MicroStrategy
16 5 (0.45%) Remedy