Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 39 86
Rank change year-on-year +1 +47 -2
Permanent jobs citing Spring 86 93 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 6.11% 5.87% 2.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.52% 15.47% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 76 87 45
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £45,269 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.12% +13.17% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,625 £31,700 £30,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £59,250 £49,000
Wales median annual salary £41,250 £45,269 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.88% +13.17% +14.29%

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 554 601 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 39.35% 37.92% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 472 552 713
South Wales median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,797 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,375 £55,000 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +8 71 £40,000 -11.64% 10
Bridgend +3 8 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Neath Port Talbot +2 3 £40,000 -
Caerphilly 0 2 £40,000 -11.64%
Torfaen -2 1 - -
Spring
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 83 (96.51%) Java
2 50 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (47.67%) Hibernate
4 38 (44.19%) SQL
5 35 (40.70%) Spring Boot
6 32 (37.21%) Microservices
6 32 (37.21%) TDD
7 29 (33.72%) Scrum
8 28 (32.56%) Java 8
9 27 (31.40%) SOAP
10 26 (30.23%) Web Services
11 24 (27.91%) Oracle
12 23 (26.74%) REST
13 20 (23.26%) Test Automation
13 20 (23.26%) Docker
14 19 (22.09%) Amazon AWS
14 19 (22.09%) Git (software)
14 19 (22.09%) Maven
15 18 (20.93%) XML
15 18 (20.93%) BDD
16 17 (19.77%) MongoDB
16 17 (19.77%) JUnit
16 17 (19.77%) Finance
17 16 (18.60%) Software Engineering
17 16 (18.60%) RESTful
17 16 (18.60%) Unit Testing
17 16 (18.60%) Fintech
18 15 (17.44%) Cloud Native
18 15 (17.44%) HTML
19 14 (16.28%) NoSQL

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 12 (13.95%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (12.79%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (5.81%) Confluence
3 5 (5.81%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.81%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.49%) Liferay
5 1 (1.16%) Anypoint
5 1 (1.16%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.09%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.98%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (6.98%) IBM Cloud
2 6 (6.98%) PaaS
3 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (3.49%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (3.49%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.49%) IaaS
4 3 (3.49%) Route 53
4 3 (3.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (2.33%) SaaS
5 2 (2.33%) Serverless
6 1 (1.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) FTP
2 1 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.77%) MongoDB
2 14 (16.28%) NoSQL
3 11 (12.79%) MySQL
4 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
5 8 (9.30%) Redis
6 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.49%) Big Data
7 3 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 19 (22.09%) Git (software)
1 19 (22.09%) Maven
2 17 (19.77%) JUnit
3 13 (15.12%) Subversion
4 11 (12.79%) JIRA
5 8 (9.30%) Ant
5 8 (9.30%) Cucumber
5 8 (9.30%) Gradle
5 8 (9.30%) TestNG
6 5 (5.81%) Jenkins
6 5 (5.81%) Liquibase
7 3 (3.49%) Gerrit
7 3 (3.49%) JMeter
7 3 (3.49%) Selenium
7 3 (3.49%) SoapUI
7 3 (3.49%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.33%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (19.77%) Finance
2 12 (13.95%) Banking
3 5 (5.81%) Billing
3 5 (5.81%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (62.79%) Developer
2 49 (56.98%) Java Developer
3 7 (8.14%) Architect
3 7 (8.14%) Software Engineer
4 6 (6.98%) Analyst
4 6 (6.98%) Lead Architect
5 5 (5.81%) Analyst Programmer
5 5 (5.81%) Java Engineer
5 5 (5.81%) Programmer
5 5 (5.81%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (5.81%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 5 (5.81%) Senior Programmer
6 4 (4.65%) Java Architect
6 4 (4.65%) Technical Leader
7 3 (3.49%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (3.49%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (3.49%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (3.49%) Lead Developer
7 3 (3.49%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (3.49%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (47.67%) Hibernate
2 35 (40.70%) Spring Boot
3 27 (31.40%) SOAP
4 26 (30.23%) Web Services
5 23 (26.74%) REST
6 18 (20.93%) XML
7 16 (18.60%) RESTful
8 15 (17.44%) HTML
9 11 (12.79%) J2EE
10 10 (11.63%) Kafka
11 9 (10.47%) AngularJS
11 9 (10.47%) Thymeleaf
12 8 (9.30%) Java EE
13 7 (8.14%) CSS
14 6 (6.98%) HTML5
14 6 (6.98%) JPA
14 6 (6.98%) RxJava
14 6 (6.98%) Struts
14 6 (6.98%) XML Schema
15 5 (5.81%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) Fintech
2 15 (17.44%) Cloud Native
3 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.81%) User Experience
5 4 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.79%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) Unix
3 3 (3.49%) Android
3 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.49%) Solaris
4 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.21%) Microservices
2 32 (37.21%) TDD
3 29 (33.72%) Scrum
4 20 (23.26%) Test Automation
5 18 (20.93%) BDD
6 16 (18.60%) Software Engineering
6 16 (18.60%) Unit Testing
7 13 (15.12%) Coaching
8 11 (12.79%) Open Source
8 11 (12.79%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (11.63%) Mentoring
10 9 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (10.47%) SOA
11 7 (8.14%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (8.14%) Web Development
12 6 (6.98%) DevOps
12 6 (6.98%) Functional Programming
12 6 (6.98%) OO
12 6 (6.98%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 83 (96.51%) Java
2 38 (44.19%) SQL
3 28 (32.56%) Java 8
4 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.30%) Go
6 6 (6.98%) C#
7 4 (4.65%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.49%) C++
8 3 (3.49%) PHP
9 2 (2.33%) Scala
10 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.16%) C
10 1 (1.16%) Perl
10 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) CEH
2 2 (2.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (2.33%) CISMP
2 2 (2.33%) CISSP
2 2 (2.33%) CITP
2 2 (2.33%) GIAC
2 2 (2.33%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) QA
2 3 (3.49%) GDPR
3 1 (1.16%) GCP
System Software
1 20 (23.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (10.47%) Ansible
2 7 (8.14%) Terraform
3 3 (3.49%) Grafana
3 3 (3.49%) Kibana
3 3 (3.49%) Marathon
3 3 (3.49%) Mesos
3 3 (3.49%) Prometheus
3 3 (3.49%) Rundeck
4 2 (2.33%) HP Fortify
4 2 (2.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (27.91%) Oracle
2 7 (8.14%) Guidewire
3 5 (5.81%) Google
4 4 (4.65%) IBM
5 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.49%) SAP
6 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.33%) Sencha
6 2 (2.33%) Sybase
6 2 (2.33%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.16%) Apigee
7 1 (1.16%) Facebook
7 1 (1.16%) Mashery
7 1 (1.16%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.16%) Perforce
7 1 (1.16%) Splunk