Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 51 50
Rank change year-on-year +22 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Spring 107 56 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 6.87% 4.15% 4.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.04% 11.76% 12.11%
Number of salaries quoted 95 55 85
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,525 £28,311 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £55,750 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% -

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 South Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 593 476 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 38.06% 35.29% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 497 445 726
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,210 £52,750
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.92% +6.00% +7.14%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in South Wales

Spring
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Spring in South Wales

Spring
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in South Wales over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Spring in South Wales

Spring
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Cardiff +11 89 £51,250 +13.89% 14
Bridgend +1 9 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Neath Port Talbot +5 3 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Newport +5 2 £30,875 -35.00% 1
Caerphilly -3 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Torfaen - 1 - - 1
Spring
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Wales region with a requirement for Spring.

1 104 (97.20%) Java
2 66 (61.68%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (49.53%) Spring Boot
4 45 (42.06%) Hibernate
5 44 (41.12%) SQL
6 42 (39.25%) Microservices
7 41 (38.32%) Web Services
8 33 (30.84%) Docker
9 32 (29.91%) Java 8
10 29 (27.10%) NoSQL
10 29 (27.10%) SOAP
10 29 (27.10%) Finance
11 27 (25.23%) Oracle
12 26 (24.30%) TDD
13 22 (20.56%) Maven
13 22 (20.56%) Scrum
14 19 (17.76%) Amazon AWS
14 19 (17.76%) Unit Testing
14 19 (17.76%) Test Automation
14 19 (17.76%) Cloud Native
15 18 (16.82%) Git (software)
15 18 (16.82%) HTML
15 18 (16.82%) XML
16 17 (15.89%) J2EE
16 17 (15.89%) JavaScript
16 17 (15.89%) Degree
16 17 (15.89%) REST
16 17 (15.89%) Coaching
17 15 (14.02%) Google
17 15 (14.02%) Fintech

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 8 (7.48%) Cloud Foundry
1 8 (7.48%) Confluence
2 7 (6.54%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.61%) WebLogic
4 5 (4.67%) Apache Spark
4 5 (4.67%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.80%) CICS
5 3 (2.80%) Liferay
6 2 (1.87%) Apache
7 1 (0.93%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.74%) EngageOne
1 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (3.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.76%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (12.15%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.61%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (2.80%) GitHub
5 3 (2.80%) IaaS
5 3 (2.80%) PaaS
6 2 (1.87%) SaaS
6 2 (1.87%) Serverless
7 1 (0.93%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) Firewall
2 1 (0.93%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) Skype
2 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.10%) NoSQL
2 11 (10.28%) MongoDB
3 10 (9.35%) MySQL
3 10 (9.35%) Redis
3 10 (9.35%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.61%) Big Data
5 5 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.74%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (20.56%) Maven
2 18 (16.82%) Git (software)
3 14 (13.08%) JIRA
3 14 (13.08%) JUnit
4 10 (9.35%) Subversion
5 9 (8.41%) Gradle
6 7 (6.54%) Liquibase
6 7 (6.54%) SoapUI
7 6 (5.61%) JMeter
7 6 (5.61%) Selenium
7 6 (5.61%) TestNG
8 5 (4.67%) Ant
8 5 (4.67%) Cucumber
8 5 (4.67%) TeamCity
9 4 (3.74%) Jenkins
10 3 (2.80%) Gerrit
11 2 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.87%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.87%) GitLab
11 2 (1.87%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 29 (27.10%) Finance
2 11 (10.28%) Banking
3 7 (6.54%) Billing
3 7 (6.54%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.80%) Advertising
4 3 (2.80%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (54.21%) Developer
2 57 (53.27%) Java Developer
3 20 (18.69%) Architect
4 10 (9.35%) Analyst
4 10 (9.35%) Java Architect
4 10 (9.35%) Lead Architect
4 10 (9.35%) Technical Leader
5 8 (7.48%) Technical Architect
6 7 (6.54%) Analyst Programmer
6 7 (6.54%) Java Technical Architect
6 7 (6.54%) Programmer
6 7 (6.54%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (6.54%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 7 (6.54%) Senior Programmer
7 6 (5.61%) Cloud Developer
7 6 (5.61%) Java Engineer
7 6 (5.61%) QA Leader
8 5 (4.67%) QA Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (49.53%) Spring Boot
2 45 (42.06%) Hibernate
3 41 (38.32%) Web Services
4 29 (27.10%) SOAP
5 18 (16.82%) HTML
5 18 (16.82%) XML
6 17 (15.89%) J2EE
6 17 (15.89%) REST
7 13 (12.15%) RxJava
8 12 (11.21%) AngularJS
8 12 (11.21%) Swagger
9 10 (9.35%) Java EE
9 10 (9.35%) RESTful
10 8 (7.48%) Thymeleaf
11 7 (6.54%) CSS
11 7 (6.54%) HTML5
11 7 (6.54%) JSP
11 7 (6.54%) Kafka
11 7 (6.54%) Struts
12 6 (5.61%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.76%) Cloud Native
2 15 (14.02%) Fintech
3 7 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.54%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.67%) User Experience
5 4 (3.74%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.35%) Linux
2 6 (5.61%) Unix
3 3 (2.80%) Android
3 3 (2.80%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.93%) Solaris
4 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (61.68%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (39.25%) Microservices
3 26 (24.30%) TDD
4 22 (20.56%) Scrum
5 19 (17.76%) Test Automation
5 19 (17.76%) Unit Testing
6 17 (15.89%) Coaching
7 14 (13.08%) BDD
7 14 (13.08%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (13.08%) Software Engineering
8 13 (12.15%) Functional Programming
8 13 (12.15%) Mentoring
9 11 (10.28%) Open Source
10 9 (8.41%) MVC
10 9 (8.41%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (7.48%) Configuration Management
11 8 (7.48%) Data Management
11 8 (7.48%) SOA
12 7 (6.54%) Refactoring
12 7 (6.54%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 104 (97.20%) Java
2 44 (41.12%) SQL
3 32 (29.91%) Java 8
4 17 (15.89%) JavaScript
5 8 (7.48%) Go
5 8 (7.48%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.61%) C#
7 5 (4.67%) Scala
8 3 (2.80%) PHP
9 2 (1.87%) C
9 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (15.89%) Degree
2 7 (6.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.87%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (1.87%) CITP
4 2 (1.87%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.15%) QA
2 3 (2.80%) GDPR
System Software
1 33 (30.84%) Docker
2 4 (3.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) Ansible
1 4 (3.74%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (25.23%) Oracle
2 15 (14.02%) Google
3 12 (11.21%) Guidewire
4 8 (7.48%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.67%) IBM
6 4 (3.74%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.80%) Facebook
7 3 (2.80%) SAP
7 3 (2.80%) Sencha
8 2 (1.87%) Sybase
9 1 (0.93%) Mashery
9 1 (0.93%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.93%) Perforce
9 1 (0.93%) Splunk