Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
England > South West
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 68 58
Rank change year-on-year -15 -10 +13
Permanent jobs citing Spring 376 470 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.68% 4.52% 4.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.95% 10.13% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 300 431 462
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +7.34%
10th Percentile £33,675 £29,500 £31,300
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +5.77%

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 the South West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,199 4,639 4,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.04% 44.57% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,487 3,981 3,802
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in the South West

Spring
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spring in the South West.

Salary trend for Spring in the South West

Spring
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in the South West over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Spring in the South West

Spring
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the South West region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Bristol +2 139 £47,500 -2.56% 22
Gloucestershire +11 121 £55,000 +22.22% 15
Wiltshire -7 56 £46,250 -7.50% 11
Somerset +1 30 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Devon -29 15 £40,000 - 6
Dorset -10 9 £82,500 +153.85% 2
Cornwall +2 5 £36,000 +2.86% 3
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 West region with a requirement for Spring.

1 368 (97.87%) Java
2 251 (66.76%) Agile Software Development
3 177 (47.07%) Hibernate
4 161 (42.82%) JavaScript
5 149 (39.63%) Scrum
6 138 (36.70%) HTML
7 131 (34.84%) TDD
8 122 (32.45%) Software Engineering
9 119 (31.65%) Web Services
10 117 (31.12%) SQL
11 115 (30.59%) Maven
12 114 (30.32%) CSS
13 111 (29.52%) Linux
14 96 (25.53%) JUnit
15 94 (25.00%) XML
16 93 (24.73%) MVC
16 93 (24.73%) Continuous Integration
16 93 (24.73%) Jenkins
17 92 (24.47%) Git (software)
18 91 (24.20%) Spring MVC
19 88 (23.40%) Finance
19 88 (23.40%) REST
20 85 (22.61%) Java EE
21 83 (22.07%) Python
22 81 (21.54%) SOAP
23 80 (21.28%) RESTful
24 76 (20.21%) JSF
25 75 (19.95%) J2EE
26 74 (19.68%) C++
26 74 (19.68%) Security Cleared

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 67 (17.82%) Apache
2 65 (17.29%) Tomcat
3 44 (11.70%) Confluence
4 41 (10.90%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (5.85%) JBoss
6 19 (5.05%) WebLogic
7 17 (4.52%) Alfresco
7 17 (4.52%) Apache Spark
8 14 (3.72%) Jetty
9 9 (2.39%) Joomla!
9 9 (2.39%) Mule
10 8 (2.13%) Mule ESB
11 3 (0.80%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.80%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.53%) CMS
13 1 (0.27%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.27%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 64 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (5.59%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (4.26%) SaaS
5 13 (3.46%) Amazon S3
6 12 (3.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 7 (1.86%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.91%) Internet
2 16 (4.26%) SSL
3 13 (3.46%) Firewall
4 9 (2.39%) HTTP
4 9 (2.39%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.80%) SMS
6 1 (0.27%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 39 (10.37%) PostgreSQL
3 38 (10.11%) Big Data
4 34 (9.04%) MySQL
5 24 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 23 (6.12%) Hadoop
6 23 (6.12%) SQL Server
7 21 (5.59%) NoSQL
8 13 (3.46%) Relational Database
9 12 (3.19%) Amazon RDS
9 12 (3.19%) Apache Hive
10 10 (2.66%) Redis
11 9 (2.39%) Couchbase
12 8 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (1.86%) MarkLogic
13 7 (1.86%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (1.86%) Riak
14 3 (0.80%) HBase
14 3 (0.80%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 115 (30.59%) Maven
2 96 (25.53%) JUnit
3 93 (24.73%) Jenkins
4 92 (24.47%) Git (software)
5 70 (18.62%) JIRA
6 63 (16.76%) Subversion
7 45 (11.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 42 (11.17%) EasyMock
8 42 (11.17%) Eclipse
9 37 (9.84%) Bitbucket
10 20 (5.32%) Cucumber
11 15 (3.99%) Ant
12 14 (3.72%) IntelliJ
13 13 (3.46%) Gradle
14 12 (3.19%) Liquibase
14 12 (3.19%) Mockito
14 12 (3.19%) Selenium
15 9 (2.39%) Mercurial
16 8 (2.13%) Apache Ivy
16 8 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 88 (23.40%) Finance
2 64 (17.02%) Marketing
3 62 (16.49%) Telecoms
4 61 (16.22%) Electronics
4 61 (16.22%) Manufacturing
5 16 (4.26%) Retail
6 14 (3.72%) Games
7 13 (3.46%) Law
8 12 (3.19%) Back Office
9 7 (1.86%) Advertising
10 2 (0.53%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 296 (78.72%) Developer
2 270 (71.81%) Java Developer
3 88 (23.40%) Senior Developer
4 84 (22.34%) Senior Java Developer
5 59 (15.69%) Software Engineer
6 50 (13.30%) Software Developer
7 49 (13.03%) Java Engineer
8 45 (11.97%) Java Software Engineer
9 35 (9.31%) DevOps Engineer
9 35 (9.31%) Java Software Developer
10 23 (6.12%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 19 (5.05%) DevOps Developer
12 15 (3.99%) Architect
13 14 (3.72%) Full Stack Developer
14 13 (3.46%) Applications Developer
14 13 (3.46%) Java Applications Developer
15 12 (3.19%) Junior
16 10 (2.66%) Junior Developer
16 10 (2.66%) Senior Software Developer
16 10 (2.66%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (47.07%) Hibernate
2 138 (36.70%) HTML
3 119 (31.65%) Web Services
4 114 (30.32%) CSS
5 94 (25.00%) XML
6 91 (24.20%) Spring MVC
7 88 (23.40%) REST
8 85 (22.61%) Java EE
9 81 (21.54%) SOAP
10 80 (21.28%) RESTful
11 76 (20.21%) JSF
12 75 (19.95%) J2EE
13 73 (19.41%) AngularJS
14 64 (17.02%) JPA
15 57 (15.16%) EJB
16 50 (13.30%) HTML5
17 41 (10.90%) JSON
18 37 (9.84%) jQuery
19 33 (8.78%) Spring Boot
20 32 (8.51%) React
Miscellaneous
1 65 (17.29%) Greenfield Project
2 34 (9.04%) Computer Science
3 33 (8.78%) Wiki
4 25 (6.65%) RIA
5 20 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (4.79%) User Experience
7 11 (2.93%) iPhone
8 7 (1.86%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (1.86%) Fintech
9 6 (1.60%) Cybercrime
10 5 (1.33%) iPad
10 5 (1.33%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.06%) Animation
11 4 (1.06%) Cyber Defence
11 4 (1.06%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.80%) Chip and PIN
12 3 (0.80%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 111 (29.52%) Linux
2 48 (12.77%) CentOS
3 37 (9.84%) Android
4 34 (9.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (7.98%) Windows
6 29 (7.71%) Unix
7 26 (6.91%) Apple iOS
8 11 (2.93%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (66.76%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (39.63%) Scrum
3 131 (34.84%) TDD
4 122 (32.45%) Software Engineering
5 93 (24.73%) Continuous Integration
5 93 (24.73%) MVC
6 72 (19.15%) DevOps
7 63 (16.76%) Business Intelligence
7 63 (16.76%) Open Source
8 61 (16.22%) Digital Marketing
8 61 (16.22%) Programme Management
9 56 (14.89%) Web Development
10 50 (13.30%) OO
11 47 (12.50%) UML
12 45 (11.97%) SDLC
13 43 (11.44%) OOD
14 37 (9.84%) Mobile Development
15 36 (9.57%) Android Development
15 36 (9.57%) iOS Development
16 33 (8.78%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 368 (97.87%) Java
2 161 (42.82%) JavaScript
3 117 (31.12%) SQL
4 83 (22.07%) Python
5 74 (19.68%) C++
6 39 (10.37%) Java 8
7 29 (7.71%) C
8 24 (6.38%) Shell Script
9 22 (5.85%) C#
10 19 (5.05%) PHP
11 18 (4.79%) PL/SQL
12 12 (3.19%) Go
13 11 (2.93%) Objective-C
14 10 (2.66%) PowerShell
15 9 (2.39%) Ruby
16 8 (2.13%) Groovy
17 5 (1.33%) Bash Shell
17 5 (1.33%) Perl
18 4 (1.06%) TypeScript
19 3 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (19.68%) Security Cleared
2 42 (11.17%) Degree
2 42 (11.17%) SC Cleared
3 40 (10.64%) DV Cleared
4 17 (4.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.53%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.27%) CCNP
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.27%) ISEB
6 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.38%) QA
2 3 (0.80%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (6.65%) Docker
2 7 (1.86%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.06%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.80%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (3.72%) Puppet
2 13 (3.46%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.06%) Ansible
4 3 (0.80%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.53%) Salt
6 1 (0.27%) FreeIPA
6 1 (0.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 62 (16.49%) SAP
2 56 (14.89%) Oracle
3 48 (12.77%) Red Hat
4 29 (7.71%) Atlassian
5 12 (3.19%) Microsoft
6 9 (2.39%) Cisco
7 8 (2.13%) Apple
8 7 (1.86%) VMware
9 1 (0.27%) Civica
9 1 (0.27%) Google
9 1 (0.27%) Informatica
9 1 (0.27%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.27%) Talend
9 1 (0.27%) Twitter