Period
to 25 January 2020

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

Pivotal Spring Framework
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 45 51
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Spring 65 71 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.06% 4.59% 4.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.55% 11.53% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 56 65 56
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% -4.86%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £29,576
90th Percentile £53,125 £70,450 £62,500
Wales median annual salary £44,178 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +10.44% -9.09% -9.74%

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 616 616 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 38.50% 39.82% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 565 503 434
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £24,475
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

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 25 January 2020.

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 25 January 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
Cardiff -16 40 £38,750 -26.19% 13
Newport +10 20 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Neath Port Talbot -3 5 £45,000 -
Spring
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 Wales region with a requirement for Spring.

1 65 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (56.92%) Hibernate
3 31 (47.69%) SQL
4 29 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (32.31%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (30.77%) REST
6 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 18 (27.69%) Finance
8 17 (26.15%) Software Engineering
9 15 (23.08%) AWS
9 15 (23.08%) HTML
9 15 (23.08%) J2EE
10 14 (21.54%) Tomcat
10 14 (21.54%) RESTful
10 14 (21.54%) WebSphere
10 14 (21.54%) AngularJS
10 14 (21.54%) Docker
11 13 (20.00%) React
11 13 (20.00%) Spring Boot
11 13 (20.00%) Banking
11 13 (20.00%) SOAP
12 12 (18.46%) Struts
12 12 (18.46%) Web Services
12 12 (18.46%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (18.46%) Maven
12 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (18.46%) Microservices
12 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
13 11 (16.92%) Line Management
13 11 (16.92%) Jenkins

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 14 (21.54%) Tomcat
1 14 (21.54%) WebSphere
2 8 (12.31%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (10.77%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (10.77%) JBoss
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (4.62%) Confluence
6 1 (1.54%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.08%) AWS
2 9 (13.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 7 (10.77%) Azure
4 4 (6.15%) GCP
5 2 (3.08%) OpenShift
5 2 (3.08%) PaaS
6 1 (1.54%) Datadog
6 1 (1.54%) G Suite
6 1 (1.54%) GitHub
6 1 (1.54%) IaaS
6 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.54%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
3 8 (12.31%) MongoDB
3 8 (12.31%) MySQL
3 8 (12.31%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.69%) Redis
5 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Maven
2 11 (16.92%) Git (software)
2 11 (16.92%) Jenkins
3 10 (15.38%) JUnit
4 8 (12.31%) Liquibase
5 6 (9.23%) Subversion
6 5 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 5 (7.69%) Selenium
7 3 (4.62%) IntelliJ
7 3 (4.62%) JIRA
7 3 (4.62%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.08%) Ant
8 2 (3.08%) Bitbucket
8 2 (3.08%) DbUnit
8 2 (3.08%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.54%) Gradle
9 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (27.69%) Finance
2 13 (20.00%) Banking
3 8 (12.31%) Advertising
4 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.15%) Billing
6 2 (3.08%) Electronics
6 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.08%) Marketing
6 2 (3.08%) Public Sector
6 2 (3.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (83.08%) Developer
2 44 (67.69%) Java Developer
3 23 (35.38%) Senior Developer
4 18 (27.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (13.85%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Backend Developer
10 1 (1.54%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 1 (1.54%) Junior Developer
10 1 (1.54%) Junior Software Developer
10 1 (1.54%) Security Engineer
10 1 (1.54%) Senior Test Engineer
10 1 (1.54%) Systems Architect
10 1 (1.54%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (56.92%) Hibernate
2 20 (30.77%) REST
3 15 (23.08%) HTML
3 15 (23.08%) J2EE
4 14 (21.54%) AngularJS
4 14 (21.54%) RESTful
5 13 (20.00%) React
5 13 (20.00%) SOAP
5 13 (20.00%) Spring Boot
6 12 (18.46%) Struts
6 12 (18.46%) Web Services
7 11 (16.92%) JMS
8 8 (12.31%) CSS
8 8 (12.31%) XML
9 7 (10.77%) JSON
10 6 (9.23%) Apache Camel
10 6 (9.23%) EJB
11 5 (7.69%) JPA
12 4 (6.15%) Kafka
12 4 (6.15%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.77%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.62%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.62%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.31%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (26.15%) Software Engineering
4 12 (18.46%) Microservices
5 11 (16.92%) Line Management
5 11 (16.92%) Web Development
6 8 (12.31%) DevOps
6 8 (12.31%) Open Source
6 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.77%) Scrum
8 5 (7.69%) OWASP
8 5 (7.69%) Time Management
9 4 (6.15%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (6.15%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.15%) Feasibility Study
9 4 (6.15%) Fintech
9 4 (6.15%) MVC
9 4 (6.15%) Project Management
9 4 (6.15%) SOA
10 3 (4.62%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (47.69%) SQL
3 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.38%) Java 8
5 6 (9.23%) Go
5 6 (9.23%) Scala
6 4 (6.15%) RPG
6 4 (6.15%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.08%) Python
7 2 (3.08%) Ruby
7 2 (3.08%) XPath
8 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) CISMP
1 4 (6.15%) CISSP
1 4 (6.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 14 (21.54%) Docker
2 1 (1.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.08%) Ansible
2 2 (3.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) IBM
2 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.69%) SAP
4 4 (6.15%) Guidewire
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle
5 2 (3.08%) Google
6 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat