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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 66 62
Rank change year-on-year +33 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Spring 58 34 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 6.66% 2.77% 2.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.81% 7.83% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 55 20 33
Median salary £45,269 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.17% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Spring is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 345 434 398
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 39.61% 35.31% 33.19%
Number of salaries quoted 309 360 339
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Spring as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +4 29 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Newport +19 19 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Caerphilly - 3 £45,269 - 1
Torfaen - 3 £45,269 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £45,269 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 2 £45,269 -
Spring
Wales

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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.

1 120 (100.00%) Java
2 94 (78.33%) Hibernate
3 88 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (59.17%) SOAP
5 67 (55.83%) REST
6 62 (51.67%) Software Engineering
7 58 (48.33%) Web Services
8 50 (41.67%) Maven
9 47 (39.17%) Tomcat
10 46 (38.33%) Eclipse
11 45 (37.50%) TDD
12 43 (35.83%) Unit Testing
13 42 (35.00%) RESTful
14 40 (33.33%) SQL Server
15 34 (28.33%) WebSphere
16 33 (27.50%) .NET
16 33 (27.50%) C#
16 33 (27.50%) IBM
17 31 (25.83%) SQL
18 30 (25.00%) EJB
18 30 (25.00%) MVC
19 29 (24.17%) Subversion
19 29 (24.17%) ASP.NET
19 29 (24.17%) ASP.NET MVC
19 29 (24.17%) BDD
20 28 (23.33%) Java SE
20 28 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
21 27 (22.50%) User Experience
21 27 (22.50%) Continuous Deployment
22 26 (21.67%) IIS

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 47 (39.17%) Tomcat
2 34 (28.33%) WebSphere
3 26 (21.67%) IIS
4 5 (4.17%) Apache
5 4 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.83%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.83%) Documentum
6 1 (0.83%) Drupal
6 1 (0.83%) FileNet
6 1 (0.83%) Liferay
6 1 (0.83%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.83%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.17%) SaaS
2 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) LDAP
2 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 28 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (15.00%) MySQL
4 11 (9.17%) MongoDB
5 9 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (5.83%) NoSQL
7 5 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.33%) Neo4j
9 3 (2.50%) Big Data
10 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.67%) SQLite
11 1 (0.83%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 50 (41.67%) Maven
2 46 (38.33%) Eclipse
3 29 (24.17%) Subversion
4 26 (21.67%) Visual Studio
5 17 (14.17%) JUnit
6 15 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 12 (10.00%) Jenkins
8 9 (7.50%) Mockito
9 8 (6.67%) Ant
10 7 (5.83%) Artifactory
10 7 (5.83%) IntelliJ
11 6 (5.00%) NetBeans
12 5 (4.17%) Cucumber
12 5 (4.17%) JMeter
13 4 (3.33%) SpecFlow
14 3 (2.50%) Selenium
14 3 (2.50%) Spock
15 1 (0.83%) Gradle
15 1 (0.83%) MSTest
15 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (18.33%) Finance
2 14 (11.67%) Advertising
3 7 (5.83%) Banking
4 6 (5.00%) Retail
4 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (69.17%) Developer
2 77 (64.17%) Java Developer
3 35 (29.17%) Senior Developer
3 35 (29.17%) Senior Java Developer
4 27 (22.50%) Software Engineer
5 16 (13.33%) Java Engineer
6 14 (11.67%) Java Software Engineer
7 12 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 12 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) Lead Developer
8 8 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
9 6 (5.00%) Agile Developer
10 5 (4.17%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.33%) Analyst Programmer
11 4 (3.33%) Java Analyst Programmer
11 4 (3.33%) Programmer
11 4 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 4 (3.33%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
11 4 (3.33%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (78.33%) Hibernate
2 71 (59.17%) SOAP
3 67 (55.83%) REST
4 58 (48.33%) Web Services
5 42 (35.00%) RESTful
6 33 (27.50%) .NET
7 30 (25.00%) EJB
8 29 (24.17%) ASP.NET
8 29 (24.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (23.33%) Java SE
10 26 (21.67%) .NET Framework
10 26 (21.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 25 (20.83%) J2EE
12 23 (19.17%) HTML
13 21 (17.50%) Middleware
14 19 (15.83%) Java EE
15 17 (14.17%) CSS
15 17 (14.17%) JPA
16 16 (13.33%) XML
17 10 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.50%) User Experience
2 20 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 10 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.67%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.67%) Digital TV
6 1 (0.83%) Fintech
6 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.83%) Android
2 10 (8.33%) Linux
2 10 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (51.67%) Software Engineering
3 45 (37.50%) TDD
4 43 (35.83%) Unit Testing
5 30 (25.00%) MVC
6 29 (24.17%) BDD
7 27 (22.50%) Continuous Deployment
8 25 (20.83%) Customer Insight
8 25 (20.83%) Performance Optimisation
9 20 (16.67%) Web Development
10 18 (15.00%) Mentoring
10 18 (15.00%) Scrum
11 14 (11.67%) OO
12 8 (6.67%) SDLC
13 7 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (5.83%) Functional Programming
14 6 (5.00%) Test Management
15 5 (4.17%) Service Delivery
15 5 (4.17%) System Testing
16 4 (3.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (27.50%) C#
3 31 (25.83%) SQL
4 26 (21.67%) JavaScript
5 15 (12.50%) Python
6 6 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (5.00%) Perl
6 6 (5.00%) Scala
7 4 (3.33%) Objective-C
7 4 (3.33%) PHP
8 3 (2.50%) C
8 3 (2.50%) Groovy
8 3 (2.50%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.83%) C++
9 1 (0.83%) Go
Qualifications
1 22 (18.33%) Degree
2 9 (7.50%) HND
3 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 24 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (27.50%) IBM
2 21 (17.50%) Oracle
3 4 (3.33%) Perforce
4 3 (2.50%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.50%) Google
4 3 (2.50%) Sybase
5 2 (1.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.67%) Nagra
5 2 (1.67%) Sencha
6 1 (0.83%) Adobe
6 1 (0.83%) FatWire
6 1 (0.83%) Interwoven
6 1 (0.83%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.83%) OpenText
6 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.83%) Vignette
6 1 (0.83%) Xerox
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Companies House
Salary: £29,646 per annum Generous pension scheme, 30 days A/L, various financ
Posted: 10 days ago
Caerphilly, South Wales
Link Financial
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Excellent Pension + Annual Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago