Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 42 44
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 +17
Permanent jobs citing Spring 60 109 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.24% 5.08% 4.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.47% 13.83% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 58 99 93
South Wales median annual salary £42,848 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.12% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £30,046 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,750 £55,000 £47,250
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% +8.55% +1.33%

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 523 788 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 36.99% 36.75% 37.66%
Number of salaries quoted 481 722 789
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,550 £23,750
90th Percentile £55,349 £55,000 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.33% +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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 -11 38 £44,000 +10.00% 5
Bridgend +9 6 £41,250 +17.86% 1
Newport +5 6 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Caerphilly - 5 £45,000 -
Neath Port Talbot - 3 £40,000 -
Spring
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 58 (96.67%) Java
2 39 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (48.33%) Hibernate
4 26 (43.33%) Scrum
5 22 (36.67%) Finance
6 21 (35.00%) SQL
6 21 (35.00%) Web Services
6 21 (35.00%) Software Engineering
7 18 (30.00%) RESTful
8 17 (28.33%) TDD
9 16 (26.67%) Maven
9 16 (26.67%) Web Development
9 16 (26.67%) HTML
9 16 (26.67%) SOAP
10 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 15 (25.00%) REST
11 13 (21.67%) Oracle
12 12 (20.00%) CSS
12 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (18.33%) Java EE
13 11 (18.33%) J2EE
14 10 (16.67%) JPA
14 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (15.00%) HTML5
15 9 (15.00%) MongoDB
15 9 (15.00%) Test Automation
15 9 (15.00%) Tomcat
15 9 (15.00%) Advertising
16 8 (13.33%) OO
16 8 (13.33%) Degree

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 9 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.00%) Apache
4 3 (5.00%) IIS
5 2 (3.33%) Liferay
5 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.67%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.67%) PaaS
3 3 (5.00%) IaaS
4 2 (3.33%) Serverless
5 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) FTP
2 1 (1.67%) Broadband
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.67%) MySQL
4 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.33%) Big Data
6 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.67%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Maven
2 5 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.33%) Subversion
3 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.67%) JUnit
4 3 (5.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.33%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.33%) JMeter
5 2 (3.33%) NetBeans
5 2 (3.33%) Selenium
5 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.33%) Vagrant
5 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.67%) Ant
6 1 (1.67%) Gradle
6 1 (1.67%) JIRA
6 1 (1.67%) Mockito
6 1 (1.67%) TestNG
General
1 22 (36.67%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Advertising
3 3 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (80.00%) Developer
2 41 (68.33%) Java Developer
3 12 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Java Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Software Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Software Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Java Web Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Junior
8 3 (5.00%) Junior Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (48.33%) Hibernate
2 21 (35.00%) Web Services
3 18 (30.00%) RESTful
4 16 (26.67%) HTML
4 16 (26.67%) SOAP
5 15 (25.00%) REST
6 12 (20.00%) CSS
7 11 (18.33%) J2EE
7 11 (18.33%) Java EE
8 10 (16.67%) JPA
9 9 (15.00%) HTML5
10 8 (13.33%) AngularJS
10 8 (13.33%) Kafka
11 6 (10.00%) JSON
11 6 (10.00%) Spring MVC
11 6 (10.00%) XML
12 5 (8.33%) Apache Camel
12 5 (8.33%) Spring Boot
13 4 (6.67%) Thymeleaf
14 3 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) User Experience
3 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.00%) Fintech
4 1 (1.67%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Unix
2 5 (8.33%) Android
3 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (43.33%) Scrum
3 21 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 17 (28.33%) TDD
5 16 (26.67%) Web Development
6 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (15.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (13.33%) Microservices
8 8 (13.33%) OO
9 7 (11.67%) SDLC
10 6 (10.00%) MVC
10 6 (10.00%) OOP
11 5 (8.33%) BDD
11 5 (8.33%) Open Source
12 4 (6.67%) SOA
13 3 (5.00%) Android Development
13 3 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
13 3 (5.00%) iOS Development
13 3 (5.00%) ITIL
14 2 (3.33%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (96.67%) Java
2 21 (35.00%) SQL
3 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.00%) C
4 6 (10.00%) Go
5 5 (8.33%) C#
5 5 (8.33%) C++
5 5 (8.33%) Perl
6 3 (5.00%) Korn
6 3 (5.00%) Python
6 3 (5.00%) Scala
6 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
8 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) HND
2 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) CEH
3 2 (3.33%) CISMP
3 2 (3.33%) CISSP
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.33%) GIAC
3 2 (3.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) Ansible
2 4 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Oracle
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (1.67%) IBM
3 1 (1.67%) Perforce