Period
to 11 August 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 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 29 35
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Spring 48 107 92
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 5.57% 6.88% 6.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.60% 18.07% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 46 96 83
Median annual salary £44,190 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.26% -17.65% -6.12%
10th Percentile £30,275 £28,125 £31,100
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £74,500
Wales median annual salary £44,190 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +21.07% -14.12% -6.12%

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 353 592 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 41.00% 38.05% 37.72%
Number of salaries quoted 300 536 457
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,800 £27,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £60,000
Wales median annual salary £44,690 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.72% -5.88% +6.25%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in South Wales

Spring
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Spring in South Wales.

Salary trend for Spring in South Wales

Spring
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Spring in South Wales over the 6 months to 11 August 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 11 August 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
Newport +26 26 £44,379 +37.72% 2
Cardiff -20 22 £42,500 +25.00% 3
Neath Port Talbot +3 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Spring
Wales

For the 6 months to 11 August 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 48 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (58.33%) Kubernetes
3 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (47.92%) Web Services
5 22 (45.83%) DevOps
6 20 (41.67%) Docker
6 20 (41.67%) Python
7 19 (39.58%) Test Automation
7 19 (39.58%) REST
8 18 (37.50%) SQL
9 17 (35.42%) SOAP
10 16 (33.33%) Spring Boot
11 14 (29.17%) Scala
11 14 (29.17%) Apache
11 14 (29.17%) Performance Optimisation
11 14 (29.17%) Continuous Deployment
12 12 (25.00%) Public Sector
12 12 (25.00%) Tomcat
12 12 (25.00%) IBM
12 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 12 (25.00%) JUnit
12 12 (25.00%) WebSphere
12 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
13 11 (22.92%) IBM Integration Bus
13 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
13 11 (22.92%) Azure
13 11 (22.92%) MongoDB
13 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (22.92%) Play Framework
14 10 (20.83%) Elasticsearch

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 (29.17%) Apache
2 12 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 12 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 10 (20.83%) Apache Spark
3 10 (20.83%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.08%) Confluence
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.92%) Azure
2 9 (18.75%) GCP
2 9 (18.75%) GitHub
2 9 (18.75%) Stackdriver
3 6 (12.50%) AWS
4 1 (2.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (2.08%) IaaS
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.92%) MongoDB
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (18.75%) Big Data
5 6 (12.50%) NoSQL
6 5 (10.42%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (10.42%) Neo4j
7 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) JUnit
2 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.75%) Gradle
3 7 (14.58%) Selenium
4 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 5 (10.42%) Maven
6 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.08%) Ant
7 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.08%) JIRA
7 1 (2.08%) Liquibase
7 1 (2.08%) Subversion
7 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (25.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Games
3 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (77.08%) Developer
2 26 (54.17%) Java Developer
3 18 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Digital Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Digital Transformation
5 8 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Software Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Software Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) Java Scala Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Scala Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) Test Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Java Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
10 3 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Senior Java Scala Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) Web Services
2 19 (39.58%) REST
3 17 (35.42%) SOAP
4 16 (33.33%) Spring Boot
5 11 (22.92%) IBM Integration Bus
5 11 (22.92%) Play Framework
6 10 (20.83%) Dropwizard
6 10 (20.83%) Java SE
7 9 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (18.75%) Spring Integration
8 8 (16.67%) RESTful
9 5 (10.42%) Java EE
9 5 (10.42%) JMS
9 5 (10.42%) JPA
9 5 (10.42%) React
10 4 (8.33%) Hibernate
10 4 (8.33%) JMX
10 4 (8.33%) JSF
10 4 (8.33%) Node.js
11 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (45.83%) DevOps
3 19 (39.58%) Test Automation
4 14 (29.17%) Continuous Deployment
4 14 (29.17%) Performance Optimisation
5 9 (18.75%) API Integration
5 9 (18.75%) ITSM
5 9 (18.75%) SDLC
5 9 (18.75%) Service Management
6 8 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.42%) API Development
8 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.42%) Insurtech
8 5 (10.42%) Scrum
8 5 (10.42%) TDD
8 5 (10.42%) Time Management
9 4 (8.33%) BDD
9 4 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (8.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (41.67%) Python
3 18 (37.50%) SQL
4 14 (29.17%) Scala
5 9 (18.75%) Java 8
5 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.50%) Go
7 4 (8.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.08%) C#
8 1 (2.08%) Kotlin
8 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (58.33%) Kubernetes
2 10 (20.83%) Terraform
3 9 (18.75%) Grafana
4 2 (4.17%) Ansible
5 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) IBM
2 9 (18.75%) Google
2 9 (18.75%) ServiceNow
2 9 (18.75%) Splunk
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle
4 4 (8.33%) Perforce
5 1 (2.08%) SAP