Period
to 7 December 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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
England > South East
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 83 101
Rank change year-on-year -11 +18 +12
Permanent jobs citing Spring 804 1,035 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.30% 3.64% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.43% 8.75% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 717 1,023 815
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.84% +2.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,700
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 9,539 11,823 13,033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.11% 41.63% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8,249 10,158 11,314
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,940
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +8 458 £59,750 +3.91% 47
Berkshire +18 262 £60,000 - 21
Buckinghamshire +9 115 £50,000 -9.09% 9
Hampshire -25 101 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Surrey -2 96 £60,000 +9.09% 10
Oxfordshire +1 81 £61,500 +2.50% 17
West Sussex -26 69 £45,000 - 6
East Sussex -36 47 £55,000 -4.35% 3
Kent -3 16 £40,000 -6.98% 2
Middlesex - 7 £70,000 - 1
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 753 (93.66%) Java
2 462 (57.46%) Agile Software Development
3 349 (43.41%) Microservices
4 319 (39.68%) JavaScript
5 247 (30.72%) Java 8
6 244 (30.35%) Hibernate
7 234 (29.10%) Git (software)
8 221 (27.49%) AngularJS
9 197 (24.50%) TDD
10 187 (23.26%) Spring Boot
11 182 (22.64%) CSS
12 175 (21.77%) Docker
13 172 (21.39%) SQL
14 169 (21.02%) HTML
15 168 (20.90%) Maven
16 166 (20.65%) Scrum
16 166 (20.65%) Jenkins
17 162 (20.15%) Software Engineering
18 161 (20.02%) RESTful
19 157 (19.53%) React
20 133 (16.54%) JIRA
21 127 (15.80%) Web Services
22 126 (15.67%) Tomcat
22 126 (15.67%) J2EE
23 115 (14.30%) Greenfield Project
24 113 (14.05%) SQL Server
25 109 (13.56%) PostgreSQL
26 108 (13.43%) Degree
27 106 (13.18%) MongoDB
28 100 (12.44%) Computer Science

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
1 126 (15.67%) Tomcat
2 76 (9.45%) Confluence
3 37 (4.60%) JBoss
4 26 (3.23%) Apache Spark
5 20 (2.49%) Apache
6 19 (2.36%) CMS
7 17 (2.11%) Hyperledger
8 16 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (1.62%) GlassFish
9 13 (1.62%) WebSphere
10 11 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (1.24%) IIS
12 9 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
13 8 (1.00%) Apache Solr
13 8 (1.00%) Jetty
14 7 (0.87%) WebLogic
15 6 (0.75%) Drupal
15 6 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
15 6 (0.75%) SugarCRM
15 6 (0.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.25%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 72 (8.96%) AWS
2 55 (6.84%) SaaS
3 40 (4.98%) Azure
4 26 (3.23%) GCP
5 19 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (1.99%) Amazon S3
7 15 (1.87%) Serverless
8 11 (1.37%) PaaS
9 8 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (1.00%) Heroku
10 7 (0.87%) GitHub
11 6 (0.75%) Amazon ECS
11 6 (0.75%) npm
12 4 (0.50%) Amazon Cognito
12 4 (0.50%) Apigee
13 3 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.37%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.25%) Amazon Kinesis
14 2 (0.25%) Google Play
15 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.99%) HTTP
2 13 (1.62%) Internet
3 9 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.62%) DHCP
4 5 (0.62%) DNS
5 4 (0.50%) SMTP
5 4 (0.50%) SSL
6 3 (0.37%) AMQP
6 3 (0.37%) FTP
7 2 (0.25%) Firewall
7 2 (0.25%) SAN
8 1 (0.12%) Broadband
8 1 (0.12%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.12%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.12%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.12%) LAN
8 1 (0.12%) NAS
8 1 (0.12%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 109 (13.56%) PostgreSQL
3 106 (13.18%) MongoDB
4 74 (9.20%) MySQL
5 56 (6.97%) NoSQL
6 46 (5.72%) Big Data
7 43 (5.35%) Redis
7 43 (5.35%) Relational Database
8 30 (3.73%) Hadoop
9 23 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (2.36%) Amazon RDS
11 18 (2.24%) Blockchain
12 16 (1.99%) RDBMS
13 9 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (0.62%) DB2
14 5 (0.62%) JasperReports
14 5 (0.62%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.37%) GIS
15 3 (0.37%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 234 (29.10%) Git (software)
2 168 (20.90%) Maven
3 166 (20.65%) Jenkins
4 133 (16.54%) JIRA
5 97 (12.06%) JUnit
6 77 (9.58%) Selenium
7 72 (8.96%) Cucumber
8 56 (6.97%) Subversion
9 35 (4.35%) Gradle
10 29 (3.61%) webpack
11 28 (3.48%) Bitbucket
12 27 (3.36%) Babel
13 24 (2.99%) Eclipse
14 21 (2.61%) Mockito
15 12 (1.49%) JMeter
16 10 (1.24%) CircleCI
16 10 (1.24%) Mocha
17 9 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
18 8 (1.00%) Spinnaker
18 8 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 92 (11.44%) Finance
2 80 (9.95%) Retail
3 30 (3.73%) Back Office
4 20 (2.49%) Public Sector
5 11 (1.37%) Automotive
5 11 (1.37%) Games
6 7 (0.87%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.62%) Banking
7 5 (0.62%) Marketing
8 4 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.37%) Electronics
9 3 (0.37%) Housing Association
9 3 (0.37%) Local Government
9 3 (0.37%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.25%) Advertising
10 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.25%) Publishing
11 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 656 (81.59%) Developer
2 542 (67.41%) Java Developer
3 215 (26.74%) Senior Developer
4 183 (22.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 63 (7.84%) Software Developer
6 57 (7.09%) Software Engineer
7 48 (5.97%) Junior
8 46 (5.72%) Junior Developer
9 37 (4.60%) Full Stack Developer
9 37 (4.60%) Java Engineer
9 37 (4.60%) Junior Java Developer
10 36 (4.48%) Lead Developer
11 35 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
12 33 (4.10%) Lead Java Developer
13 26 (3.23%) React Developer
14 25 (3.11%) Java Software Developer
15 24 (2.99%) Java Software Engineer
16 22 (2.74%) Senior Full Stack Developer
17 21 (2.61%) Senior Software Developer
17 21 (2.61%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (30.35%) Hibernate
2 221 (27.49%) AngularJS
3 187 (23.26%) Spring Boot
4 182 (22.64%) CSS
5 169 (21.02%) HTML
6 161 (20.02%) RESTful
7 157 (19.53%) React
8 127 (15.80%) Web Services
9 126 (15.67%) J2EE
10 84 (10.45%) REST
11 73 (9.08%) Struts
12 67 (8.33%) XML
13 60 (7.46%) Kafka
14 56 (6.97%) SOAP
15 54 (6.72%) JSON
16 52 (6.47%) JPA
17 50 (6.22%) jQuery
18 48 (5.97%) Spring Cloud
19 45 (5.60%) .NET
20 40 (4.98%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 115 (14.30%) Greenfield Project
2 41 (5.10%) User Experience
3 29 (3.61%) Public Cloud
4 24 (2.99%) Algorithms
4 24 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (2.49%) Private Cloud
6 14 (1.74%) iPad
6 14 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.49%) Social Media
8 11 (1.37%) N-Tier
9 10 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (0.75%) Mainframe
12 5 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.50%) Cloud Native
13 4 (0.50%) Clustering
14 3 (0.37%) Over-the-Top Content
14 3 (0.37%) Video on Demand
14 3 (0.37%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 98 (12.19%) Linux
2 26 (3.23%) Windows
3 19 (2.36%) Unix
4 13 (1.62%) Android
5 11 (1.37%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.24%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.62%) CentOS
7 5 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.62%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.37%) Debian
9 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Solaris
11 1 (0.12%) VMS
11 1 (0.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (57.46%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (43.41%) Microservices
3 197 (24.50%) TDD
4 166 (20.65%) Scrum
5 162 (20.15%) Software Engineering
6 100 (12.44%) Computer Science
7 97 (12.06%) Continuous Integration
7 97 (12.06%) DevOps
8 80 (9.95%) Mentoring
9 73 (9.08%) BDD
9 73 (9.08%) MVC
10 69 (8.58%) Fintech
11 65 (8.08%) Problem-Solving
12 61 (7.59%) API Development
13 59 (7.34%) OO
14 53 (6.59%) SDLC
15 51 (6.34%) Continuous Delivery
16 49 (6.09%) Front End Development
17 48 (5.97%) Kanban
17 48 (5.97%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 753 (93.66%) Java
2 319 (39.68%) JavaScript
3 247 (30.72%) Java 8
4 172 (21.39%) SQL
5 79 (9.83%) C#
6 57 (7.09%) Scala
7 54 (6.72%) Python
8 45 (5.60%) ES6
9 27 (3.36%) ES7
10 18 (2.24%) Kotlin
11 12 (1.49%) PHP
11 12 (1.49%) PL/SQL
11 12 (1.49%) TypeScript
12 10 (1.24%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.00%) Java 9
13 8 (1.00%) Ruby
14 7 (0.87%) XPath
15 6 (0.75%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.75%) Groovy
15 6 (0.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 108 (13.43%) Degree
2 41 (5.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.49%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (0.50%) SAFe Agilist
5 4 (0.50%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.25%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.12%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.12%) HNC
7 1 (0.12%) HND
7 1 (0.12%) ISEB
7 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.12%) MCSE
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.12%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.48%) QA
2 4 (0.50%) GDPR
3 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.12%) NIST
4 1 (0.12%) WAI
System Software
1 175 (21.77%) Docker
2 5 (0.62%) NFS
3 4 (0.50%) vCloud
4 3 (0.37%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.12%) HDFS
6 1 (0.12%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.12%) Postfix
6 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 72 (8.96%) Kubernetes
2 43 (5.35%) Marathon
2 43 (5.35%) Mesos
3 23 (2.86%) Ansible
4 21 (2.61%) Terraform
5 11 (1.37%) Docker Swarm
5 11 (1.37%) Puppet
6 6 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.62%) Kibana
8 4 (0.50%) Zipkin
9 2 (0.25%) CloudHub
9 2 (0.25%) Grafana
9 2 (0.25%) logstash
10 1 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.12%) Icinga
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Statspack
10 1 (0.12%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 77 (9.58%) Oracle
2 46 (5.72%) Splunk
3 44 (5.47%) Microsoft
4 25 (3.11%) Google
5 15 (1.87%) hybris
6 11 (1.37%) Atlassian
7 10 (1.24%) Sitecore
8 9 (1.12%) SAP
9 5 (0.62%) IBM
9 5 (0.62%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.62%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.37%) Sun
10 3 (0.37%) VMware
11 2 (0.25%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.25%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.25%) Sage
11 2 (0.25%) Thunderhead
11 2 (0.25%) Twitter
12 1 (0.12%) BiZZdesign
12 1 (0.12%) OutSystems