Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 40 42
Rank change year-on-year -14 +2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Spring 56 111 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.12% 5.70% 5.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.59% 14.25% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 54 106 91
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £46,250 £39,779
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.11% +16.27% +13.65%
10th Percentile £28,296 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £48,750 £39,889
% change year-on-year -12.82% +22.21% +13.97%

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 483 779 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 35.54% 39.97% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 427 716 738
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -14 36 £44,000 -7.37% 4
Bridgend +7 5 £42,500 +21.43%
Newport +3 5 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Caerphilly 0 5 £45,000 +1.12%
Neath Port Talbot - 3 £40,000 - 1
Spring
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Spring.

1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (62.50%) Scrum
4 23 (41.07%) TDD
5 22 (39.29%) Hibernate
6 21 (37.50%) SQL
7 18 (32.14%) Finance
8 17 (30.36%) Software Engineering
8 17 (30.36%) Web Development
9 16 (28.57%) Test Automation
9 16 (28.57%) RESTful
10 15 (26.79%) Maven
10 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
10 15 (26.79%) REST
11 14 (25.00%) Web Services
11 14 (25.00%) SOAP
12 13 (23.21%) J2EE
13 12 (21.43%) Oracle
13 12 (21.43%) HTML
13 12 (21.43%) Kafka
13 12 (21.43%) Microservices
14 11 (19.64%) Elasticsearch
14 11 (19.64%) MongoDB
14 11 (19.64%) OO
15 10 (17.86%) Tomcat
15 10 (17.86%) MySQL
15 10 (17.86%) HTML5
15 10 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (16.07%) Open Source
16 9 (16.07%) Go

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 11 (19.64%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (17.86%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.36%) Apache
4 3 (5.36%) Liferay
5 1 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.79%) JBoss
5 1 (1.79%) nginx
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.14%) PaaS
3 3 (5.36%) IaaS
4 2 (3.57%) Serverless
5 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) FTP
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) MongoDB
2 10 (17.86%) MySQL
3 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.14%) Big Data
4 4 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (26.79%) Maven
2 8 (14.29%) Subversion
3 6 (10.71%) Eclipse
4 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.93%) JUnit
5 4 (7.14%) Bugzilla
5 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.14%) JMeter
5 4 (7.14%) NetBeans
5 4 (7.14%) Selenium
5 4 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 4 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (5.36%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.57%) Ant
7 2 (3.57%) Gradle
7 2 (3.57%) JIRA
7 2 (3.57%) TestNG
7 2 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Banking
2 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 46 (82.14%) Developer
2 35 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Java Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Java Software Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Software Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Architect
8 4 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Lead Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Software Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Applications Support
9 3 (5.36%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Junior
9 3 (5.36%) Junior Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (39.29%) Hibernate
2 16 (28.57%) RESTful
3 15 (26.79%) REST
4 14 (25.00%) SOAP
4 14 (25.00%) Web Services
5 13 (23.21%) J2EE
6 12 (21.43%) HTML
6 12 (21.43%) Kafka
7 10 (17.86%) HTML5
8 9 (16.07%) CSS
8 9 (16.07%) Spring Boot
9 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 7 (12.50%) JSON
9 7 (12.50%) Thymeleaf
9 7 (12.50%) XML
10 5 (8.93%) Java EE
10 5 (8.93%) JPA
11 4 (7.14%) Spring Security
12 3 (5.36%) jQuery
12 3 (5.36%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) Fintech
3 5 (8.93%) User Experience
4 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.79%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Android
1 5 (8.93%) Unix
2 4 (7.14%) Linux
3 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (1.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (62.50%) Scrum
3 23 (41.07%) TDD
4 17 (30.36%) Software Engineering
4 17 (30.36%) Web Development
5 16 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 12 (21.43%) Microservices
7 11 (19.64%) OO
8 9 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (16.07%) Open Source
9 7 (12.50%) OOP
10 6 (10.71%) BDD
10 6 (10.71%) SDLC
11 5 (8.93%) ITIL
11 5 (8.93%) Waterfall
12 4 (7.14%) DSDM
12 4 (7.14%) Kanban
12 4 (7.14%) Load Testing
12 4 (7.14%) SOA
12 4 (7.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (37.50%) SQL
3 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.07%) Go
5 7 (12.50%) C#
5 7 (12.50%) C++
6 5 (8.93%) Perl
7 4 (7.14%) C
8 3 (5.36%) Korn
8 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.57%) PHP
9 2 (3.57%) Python
9 2 (3.57%) Scala
10 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) CEH
1 4 (7.14%) CISMP
1 4 (7.14%) CISSP
1 4 (7.14%) GIAC
2 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) Ansible
2 7 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) SAP