Period
to 23 July 2019

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 23 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 86 85
Rank change year-on-year +19 -1 +38
Permanent jobs citing Spring 1,165 1,089 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.40% 3.61% 3.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.12% 8.22% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,022 985 863
South East median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,400 £31,250
90th Percentile £79,000 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 10,475 13,253 12,167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.55% 43.88% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8,980 11,534 10,563
South East median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - -
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -

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 23 July 2019.

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 23 July 2019. 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 +20 539 £60,000 +4.35% 81
Berkshire +27 349 £62,500 +8.70% 37
Hampshire +22 200 £47,500 -9.52% 29
Surrey +14 177 £62,500 +25.00% 27
West Sussex +19 131 £45,000 - 6
Buckinghamshire -4 120 £55,000 +4.76% 25
East Sussex +23 107 £60,000 +33.33% 6
Oxfordshire 0 70 £60,000 -7.69% 19
Kent +9 15 £35,000 -33.33% 7
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2019, 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 1,110 (95.28%) Java
2 670 (57.51%) Agile Software Development
3 389 (33.39%) Microservices
4 384 (32.96%) JavaScript
5 361 (30.99%) Java 8
6 348 (29.87%) Hibernate
7 338 (29.01%) Git (software)
8 316 (27.12%) Maven
9 302 (25.92%) Spring Boot
10 298 (25.58%) Jenkins
11 288 (24.72%) AngularJS
12 278 (23.86%) SQL
13 266 (22.83%) HTML
14 263 (22.58%) TDD
15 259 (22.23%) RESTful
16 254 (21.80%) Software Engineering
17 252 (21.63%) CSS
18 225 (19.31%) React
19 220 (18.88%) Linux
20 216 (18.54%) Web Services
21 212 (18.20%) Docker
22 208 (17.85%) JIRA
23 195 (16.74%) Scrum
24 188 (16.14%) Amazon AWS
25 184 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
26 183 (15.71%) JUnit
27 170 (14.59%) OO
28 163 (13.99%) J2EE
29 162 (13.91%) Greenfield Project
30 155 (13.30%) REST

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
1 145 (12.45%) Tomcat
2 140 (12.02%) Confluence
3 58 (4.98%) Apache
4 53 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
5 38 (3.26%) JBoss
6 27 (2.32%) Apache Spark
7 22 (1.89%) Hyperledger
8 20 (1.72%) GeoServer
9 14 (1.20%) Apache Solr
10 11 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
11 8 (0.69%) nginx
12 7 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (0.52%) IIS
13 6 (0.52%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.43%) CMS
14 5 (0.43%) Jetty
15 4 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
15 4 (0.34%) Mule
15 4 (0.34%) Mule ESB
15 4 (0.34%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (1.03%) Fireworks
2 2 (0.17%) Maple
2 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.086%) HipChat
3 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.34%) Ripple
2 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.086%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.086%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.086%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 188 (16.14%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (10.30%) SaaS
3 53 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (3.43%) Serverless
5 25 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
6 24 (2.06%) AWS Lambda
7 22 (1.89%) Heroku
8 18 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
9 17 (1.46%) Amazon S3
10 13 (1.12%) PaaS
11 12 (1.03%) Apigee
12 9 (0.77%) GitHub
13 7 (0.60%) Amazon ECS
13 7 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (0.43%) OpenShift
15 4 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 3 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
16 3 (0.26%) npm
17 2 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
17 2 (0.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.20%) HTTP
2 7 (0.60%) AMQP
3 3 (0.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.17%) Internet
4 2 (0.17%) SSH
4 2 (0.17%) WebEx
5 1 (0.086%) CDMA
5 1 (0.086%) DHCP
5 1 (0.086%) DNS
5 1 (0.086%) GSM
5 1 (0.086%) LTE
5 1 (0.086%) Network Security
5 1 (0.086%) Skype
5 1 (0.086%) SMTP
5 1 (0.086%) SSL
5 1 (0.086%) UMTS
5 1 (0.086%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 146 (12.53%) MongoDB
3 139 (11.93%) MySQL
4 131 (11.24%) SQL Server
5 96 (8.24%) NoSQL
6 72 (6.18%) Relational Database
7 64 (5.49%) Redis
8 62 (5.32%) Hadoop
9 49 (4.21%) Big Data
10 43 (3.69%) Blockchain
11 41 (3.52%) Apache Cassandra
12 26 (2.23%) RDBMS
13 21 (1.80%) GIS
13 21 (1.80%) JasperReports
14 19 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
15 11 (0.94%) Oracle Database
16 9 (0.77%) DB2
16 9 (0.77%) Geospatial Data
17 8 (0.69%) Couchbase
17 8 (0.69%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 338 (29.01%) Git (software)
2 316 (27.12%) Maven
3 298 (25.58%) Jenkins
4 208 (17.85%) JIRA
5 183 (15.71%) JUnit
6 112 (9.61%) Selenium
7 69 (5.92%) Mockito
8 67 (5.75%) Cucumber
9 63 (5.41%) JMeter
10 62 (5.32%) Bitbucket
10 62 (5.32%) Eclipse
11 50 (4.29%) Gradle
12 49 (4.21%) Subversion
13 39 (3.35%) IntelliJ
14 38 (3.26%) webpack
15 35 (3.00%) Babel
16 32 (2.75%) Jasmine
16 32 (2.75%) PostCSS
17 29 (2.49%) Grunt
17 29 (2.49%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 152 (13.05%) Finance
2 110 (9.44%) Retail
3 43 (3.69%) Telecoms
4 28 (2.40%) Marketing
4 28 (2.40%) Publishing
5 21 (1.80%) Military
6 20 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.55%) Electronics
8 17 (1.46%) Games
9 6 (0.52%) Local Government
10 5 (0.43%) Advertising
11 4 (0.34%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.34%) Banking
12 3 (0.26%) Back Office
12 3 (0.26%) Law
13 2 (0.17%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.086%) Automotive
14 1 (0.086%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 909 (78.03%) Developer
2 745 (63.95%) Java Developer
3 271 (23.26%) Senior Developer
4 216 (18.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 93 (7.98%) Software Engineer
6 72 (6.18%) Java Engineer
7 68 (5.84%) Software Developer
8 59 (5.06%) Full Stack Developer
9 49 (4.21%) JavaScript Developer
10 48 (4.12%) Junior
11 43 (3.69%) Lead Developer
12 41 (3.52%) Java Software Engineer
13 38 (3.26%) Lead Java Developer
14 37 (3.18%) Junior Developer
15 36 (3.09%) React Developer
16 33 (2.83%) Junior Java Developer
17 31 (2.66%) .NET Developer
18 28 (2.40%) C# Developer
18 28 (2.40%) Senior Software Developer
19 26 (2.23%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (29.87%) Hibernate
2 302 (25.92%) Spring Boot
3 288 (24.72%) AngularJS
4 266 (22.83%) HTML
5 259 (22.23%) RESTful
6 252 (21.63%) CSS
7 225 (19.31%) React
8 216 (18.54%) Web Services
9 163 (13.99%) J2EE
10 155 (13.30%) REST
11 110 (9.44%) SOAP
12 107 (9.18%) XML
13 101 (8.67%) JSON
14 89 (7.64%) .NET
14 89 (7.64%) Java EE
15 82 (7.04%) Kafka
16 75 (6.44%) HTML5
17 69 (5.92%) Struts
18 65 (5.58%) JDBC
18 65 (5.58%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 162 (13.91%) Greenfield Project
2 52 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
3 48 (4.12%) User Experience
4 41 (3.52%) Algorithms
5 37 (3.18%) Public Cloud
6 28 (2.40%) Private Cloud
7 24 (2.06%) Mobile App
8 19 (1.63%) iPad
9 16 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
10 12 (1.03%) Robotics
11 9 (0.77%) Clustering
11 9 (0.77%) PKI
12 8 (0.69%) Data Structures
13 7 (0.60%) N-Tier
14 6 (0.52%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.43%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (0.43%) Renewable Energy
16 4 (0.34%) Over-the-Top Content
16 4 (0.34%) Video on Demand
17 3 (0.26%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 220 (18.88%) Linux
2 50 (4.29%) Windows
3 27 (2.32%) Android
4 21 (1.80%) Unix
5 8 (0.69%) Apple iOS
5 8 (0.69%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.34%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.26%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.086%) CentOS
9 1 (0.086%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.086%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 670 (57.51%) Agile Software Development
2 389 (33.39%) Microservices
3 263 (22.58%) TDD
4 254 (21.80%) Software Engineering
5 195 (16.74%) Scrum
6 170 (14.59%) OO
7 123 (10.56%) BDD
8 122 (10.47%) DevOps
9 118 (10.13%) MVC
10 109 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
11 105 (9.01%) Open Source
12 102 (8.76%) Computer Science
13 98 (8.41%) Mentoring
14 91 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
15 77 (6.61%) Fintech
16 75 (6.44%) Machine Learning
17 73 (6.27%) SOLID
18 68 (5.84%) Test Automation
19 62 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
19 62 (5.32%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,110 (95.28%) Java
2 384 (32.96%) JavaScript
3 361 (30.99%) Java 8
4 278 (23.86%) SQL
5 124 (10.64%) C#
6 123 (10.56%) Python
7 70 (6.01%) Scala
8 63 (5.41%) C
9 59 (5.06%) C++
10 37 (3.18%) ES6
11 35 (3.00%) ES7
12 32 (2.75%) Go
13 29 (2.49%) Kotlin
14 27 (2.32%) TypeScript
15 23 (1.97%) Ruby
16 17 (1.46%) T-SQL
17 16 (1.37%) PL/SQL
18 15 (1.29%) Clojure
19 14 (1.20%) Apex Code
20 8 (0.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 140 (12.02%) Degree
2 102 (8.76%) Security Cleared
3 61 (5.24%) SC Cleared
4 28 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
6 12 (1.03%) DV Cleared
6 12 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
7 7 (0.60%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.43%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.17%) ISEB
10 1 (0.086%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.086%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.086%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.09%) QA
2 27 (2.32%) WAI
3 2 (0.17%) SLA
4 1 (0.086%) GDPR
System Software
1 212 (18.20%) Docker
2 7 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
2 7 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.34%) KVM
4 4 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.17%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.086%) HDFS
6 1 (0.086%) NFS
6 1 (0.086%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 84 (7.21%) Kubernetes
2 35 (3.00%) Marathon
2 35 (3.00%) Mesos
3 33 (2.83%) Ansible
4 32 (2.75%) Terraform
5 28 (2.40%) Kibana
6 21 (1.80%) Puppet
7 10 (0.86%) logstash
8 5 (0.43%) HP ALM
9 4 (0.34%) CloudHub
9 4 (0.34%) Consul
9 4 (0.34%) Packer
10 3 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.26%) Zipkin
11 1 (0.086%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.086%) Icinga
11 1 (0.086%) Nagios
11 1 (0.086%) Rancher
Vendors
1 124 (10.64%) Oracle
2 52 (4.46%) Microsoft
3 50 (4.29%) Splunk
4 32 (2.75%) Atlassian
5 29 (2.49%) Google
6 22 (1.89%) SAP
7 20 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (0.86%) VMware
9 8 (0.69%) IBM
10 7 (0.60%) Ab Initio
11 6 (0.52%) MuleSoft
12 5 (0.43%) HP
13 4 (0.34%) Red Hat
14 3 (0.26%) Cadence
14 3 (0.26%) Informatica
14 3 (0.26%) SaltStack
15 2 (0.17%) Coverity
15 2 (0.17%) NVIDIA
15 2 (0.17%) Xamarin
16 1 (0.086%) Xerox