Period
to 24 May 2020

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 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
England > South East
6 months to
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 94 61 85
Rank change year-on-year -33 +24 +8
Permanent jobs citing Spring 518 1,221 1,128
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.10% 4.65% 3.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.62% 11.63% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 517 1,163 998
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £79,250 £80,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 6,802 10,495 13,401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.68% 39.94% 44.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5,790 8,917 11,740
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,650 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% +5.26%

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 May 2020.

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 May 2020. 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 -13 300 £65,000 +8.33% 16
Berkshire -28 136 £65,000 +4.00% 6
Buckinghamshire +14 101 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Hampshire -36 82 £62,500 +38.89% 5
Surrey -21 67 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Oxfordshire +17 63 £58,750 -2.08% 7
West Sussex -46 26 £47,500 +5.56% 2
East Sussex -54 19 £52,500 -12.50%
Kent +24 5 £41,250 +19.57% 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2020, 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.

1 480 (92.66%) Java
2 267 (51.54%) Agile Software Development
3 209 (40.35%) Microservices
4 184 (35.52%) Spring Boot
5 154 (29.73%) TDD
6 149 (28.76%) AngularJS
7 143 (27.61%) Java 8
8 140 (27.03%) Hibernate
9 134 (25.87%) JavaScript
10 130 (25.10%) RESTful
11 123 (23.75%) Git (software)
12 122 (23.55%) Maven
13 118 (22.78%) Web Services
14 116 (22.39%) Docker
15 113 (21.81%) Jenkins
16 102 (19.69%) SQL
17 99 (19.11%) Software Engineering
18 95 (18.34%) Scrum
19 91 (17.57%) AWS
20 88 (16.99%) Continuous Integration
21 86 (16.60%) DevOps
22 85 (16.41%) Node.js
23 82 (15.83%) BDD
24 81 (15.64%) React
25 78 (15.06%) Greenfield Project
26 77 (14.86%) REST
27 74 (14.29%) HTML
28 72 (13.90%) Tomcat
29 67 (12.93%) Kubernetes
30 64 (12.36%) XML

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 72 (13.90%) Tomcat
2 22 (4.25%) Apache
2 22 (4.25%) Confluence
3 20 (3.86%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (3.67%) Apache Spark
5 14 (2.70%) WebSphere
6 13 (2.51%) CMS
7 12 (2.32%) Red Hat Fuse
8 11 (2.12%) JBoss
9 10 (1.93%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (1.16%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.58%) IIS
11 3 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.39%) Apache Pulsar
12 2 (0.39%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.19%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.19%) Liferay
13 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Magento
1 1 (0.19%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 91 (17.57%) AWS
2 43 (8.30%) Azure
3 29 (5.60%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (4.83%) SaaS
5 22 (4.25%) OpenShift
6 19 (3.67%) Amazon SQS
7 16 (3.09%) GCP
8 13 (2.51%) PaaS
9 9 (1.74%) Serverless
10 8 (1.54%) IaaS
11 7 (1.35%) Amazon S3
11 7 (1.35%) GitHub
12 5 (0.97%) Amazon Cognito
12 5 (0.97%) Google Analytics
13 3 (0.58%) Heroku
13 3 (0.58%) npm
14 2 (0.39%) Amazon Kinesis
14 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
15 1 (0.19%) Apigee
15 1 (0.19%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.09%) HTTP
2 10 (1.93%) Internet
3 6 (1.16%) FTP
4 4 (0.77%) DNS
5 2 (0.39%) AMQP
5 2 (0.39%) CDMA
5 2 (0.39%) GSM
5 2 (0.39%) LTE
5 2 (0.39%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.39%) UMTS
6 1 (0.19%) ASN.1
6 1 (0.19%) Broadband
6 1 (0.19%) DHCP
6 1 (0.19%) Firewall
6 1 (0.19%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.19%) SMTP
6 1 (0.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (11.20%) PostgreSQL
2 57 (11.00%) Big Data
3 56 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 56 (10.81%) SQL Server
4 39 (7.53%) MySQL
5 28 (5.41%) RDBMS
6 21 (4.05%) NoSQL
7 20 (3.86%) Hadoop
7 20 (3.86%) MongoDB
8 18 (3.47%) DB2
9 15 (2.90%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (2.32%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.54%) Redis
12 7 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (0.97%) JasperReports
13 5 (0.97%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.19%) Firebird
14 1 (0.19%) IDOL
14 1 (0.19%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 123 (23.75%) Git (software)
2 122 (23.55%) Maven
3 113 (21.81%) Jenkins
4 56 (10.81%) JIRA
4 56 (10.81%) JUnit
5 33 (6.37%) Cucumber
6 31 (5.98%) Subversion
7 30 (5.79%) Selenium
8 28 (5.41%) SonarQube
9 25 (4.83%) Mockito
10 19 (3.67%) DbUnit
10 19 (3.67%) jMock
11 17 (3.28%) Gradle
12 11 (2.12%) Bitbucket
13 9 (1.74%) GitLab
14 8 (1.54%) git-flow
15 7 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (1.16%) Eclipse
16 6 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
16 6 (1.16%) webpack
General
1 61 (11.78%) Finance
2 21 (4.05%) Back Office
3 12 (2.32%) Financial Institution
3 12 (2.32%) Public Sector
4 11 (2.12%) Law
5 8 (1.54%) Police
6 7 (1.35%) Games
6 7 (1.35%) Retail
7 5 (0.97%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.97%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.77%) Marketing
9 3 (0.58%) Electronics
9 3 (0.58%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.58%) Publishing
10 1 (0.19%) Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 416 (80.31%) Developer
2 345 (66.60%) Java Developer
3 102 (19.69%) Senior Developer
4 95 (18.34%) Senior Java Developer
5 50 (9.65%) Java Engineer
6 45 (8.69%) Software Engineer
7 33 (6.37%) Java Software Engineer
8 30 (5.79%) Senior Java Engineer
9 27 (5.21%) Software Developer
10 25 (4.83%) Junior
11 23 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
12 22 (4.25%) Junior Developer
13 18 (3.47%) AWS Developer
14 17 (3.28%) Senior Software Engineer
15 16 (3.09%) Junior Java Developer
16 14 (2.70%) Lead Developer
16 14 (2.70%) Senior Java Software Engineer
17 13 (2.51%) Applications Developer
17 13 (2.51%) DevOps Engineer
17 13 (2.51%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (35.52%) Spring Boot
2 149 (28.76%) AngularJS
3 140 (27.03%) Hibernate
4 130 (25.10%) RESTful
5 118 (22.78%) Web Services
6 85 (16.41%) Node.js
7 81 (15.64%) React
8 77 (14.86%) REST
9 74 (14.29%) HTML
10 64 (12.36%) XML
11 59 (11.39%) CSS
11 59 (11.39%) J2EE
12 49 (9.46%) Kafka
13 45 (8.69%) RabbitMQ
14 42 (8.11%) JPA
15 37 (7.14%) SOAP
16 34 (6.56%) Spring Cloud
17 32 (6.18%) .NET
17 32 (6.18%) Struts
18 31 (5.98%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 78 (15.06%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (2.70%) iPad
4 8 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (1.35%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.16%) Semantic Web
7 5 (0.97%) N-Tier
7 5 (0.97%) Social Media
8 4 (0.77%) Cloud Native
8 4 (0.77%) User Experience
9 3 (0.58%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.39%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.39%) NHS
10 2 (0.39%) Tandem
10 2 (0.39%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.39%) W3C
11 1 (0.19%) Clustering
11 1 (0.19%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.19%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 47 (9.07%) Linux
2 12 (2.32%) Unix
3 9 (1.74%) CentOS
4 6 (1.16%) Windows
5 3 (0.58%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.39%) Android
6 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (51.54%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (40.35%) Microservices
3 154 (29.73%) TDD
4 99 (19.11%) Software Engineering
5 95 (18.34%) Scrum
6 88 (16.99%) Continuous Integration
7 86 (16.60%) DevOps
8 82 (15.83%) BDD
9 64 (12.36%) OO
10 55 (10.62%) MVC
11 53 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
12 47 (9.07%) Machine Learning
13 44 (8.49%) Continuous Delivery
14 43 (8.30%) Kanban
15 38 (7.34%) Mentoring
16 35 (6.76%) Computer Science
17 34 (6.56%) Fintech
18 32 (6.18%) Web Application Development
19 30 (5.79%) SDLC
20 28 (5.41%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 480 (92.66%) Java
2 143 (27.61%) Java 8
3 134 (25.87%) JavaScript
4 102 (19.69%) SQL
5 50 (9.65%) C#
6 33 (6.37%) Python
7 26 (5.02%) TypeScript
8 13 (2.51%) PHP
9 12 (2.32%) Go
10 11 (2.12%) Ruby
10 11 (2.12%) Scala
11 7 (1.35%) Groovy
11 7 (1.35%) Kotlin
11 7 (1.35%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.97%) C
13 4 (0.77%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.77%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.58%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.58%) VB
14 3 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (9.46%) Degree
2 27 (5.21%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.28%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.16%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (0.97%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.39%) SAFe Agilist
7 2 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.86%) QA
2 5 (0.97%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) PMO
3 1 (0.19%) WAI
System Software
1 116 (22.39%) Docker
2 13 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.32%) vSphere
4 6 (1.16%) Postfix
5 2 (0.39%) vCloud
6 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 67 (12.93%) Kubernetes
2 31 (5.98%) Terraform
3 13 (2.51%) Ansible
4 6 (1.16%) Puppet
5 5 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.58%) Istio
6 3 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.39%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.39%) logstash
8 1 (0.19%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.19%) Icinga
8 1 (0.19%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (0.19%) OpenView
8 1 (0.19%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 58 (11.20%) Oracle
2 21 (4.05%) Atlassian
3 20 (3.86%) Splunk
4 18 (3.47%) Google
5 13 (2.51%) Red Hat
5 13 (2.51%) VMware
6 8 (1.54%) Jitterbit
7 7 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.97%) hybris
9 4 (0.77%) IBM
9 4 (0.77%) Microsoft
9 4 (0.77%) SAP
10 2 (0.39%) Dynatrace
11 1 (0.19%) Elastic Path
11 1 (0.19%) F5
11 1 (0.19%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.19%) New Relic
11 1 (0.19%) Twitter
11 1 (0.19%) Vertica
11 1 (0.19%) WSO2