Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
England > South West
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 77 49
Rank change year-on-year -3 -28 +17
Permanent jobs citing Spring 364 409 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.74% 4.04% 5.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.02% 9.27% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 301 387 532
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +20.48%
10th Percentile £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 4,037 4,411 4,441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.46% 43.57% 42.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3,238 3,787 3,788
South West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% +7.79%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 +2 122 £52,500 +0.96% 30
Gloucestershire 0 87 £50,000 +5.26% 13
Wiltshire +20 63 £50,000 - 6
Somerset +4 38 £50,000 +6.95% 5
Devon -17 26 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Dorset -1 15 £57,500 +43.75% 4
Cornwall +23 10 £36,000 +2.86% 3
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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.

1 358 (98.35%) Java
2 246 (67.58%) Agile Software Development
3 177 (48.63%) JavaScript
4 163 (44.78%) Hibernate
5 142 (39.01%) TDD
6 138 (37.91%) HTML
7 124 (34.07%) CSS
8 119 (32.69%) Scrum
9 115 (31.59%) Web Services
10 113 (31.04%) Maven
11 107 (29.40%) Software Engineering
11 107 (29.40%) SQL
12 100 (27.47%) Continuous Integration
13 95 (26.10%) Git (software)
14 93 (25.55%) RESTful
15 84 (23.08%) Finance
15 84 (23.08%) AngularJS
15 84 (23.08%) Jenkins
16 83 (22.80%) Security Cleared
17 81 (22.25%) Linux
18 78 (21.43%) REST
19 73 (20.05%) SOAP
19 73 (20.05%) MVC
20 72 (19.78%) Python
20 72 (19.78%) Spring MVC
21 71 (19.51%) Java EE
22 68 (18.68%) SDLC
23 65 (17.86%) JUnit
24 63 (17.31%) C++
25 62 (17.03%) XML

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 53 (14.56%) Elasticsearch
2 49 (13.46%) Tomcat
3 47 (12.91%) Apache
4 26 (7.14%) Apache Spark
5 23 (6.32%) Confluence
6 21 (5.77%) JBoss
7 16 (4.40%) Jetty
8 12 (3.30%) Alfresco
8 12 (3.30%) WebLogic
9 9 (2.47%) Apache Pig
9 9 (2.47%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.55%) CMS
10 2 (0.55%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.55%) WordPress
11 1 (0.27%) nginx
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.27%) InVision
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 54 (14.84%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (2.75%) SaaS
5 6 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 5 (1.37%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.37%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.04%) Internet
2 13 (3.57%) Firewall
3 11 (3.02%) SSL
4 5 (1.37%) HTTP
4 5 (1.37%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.27%) AMQP
5 1 (0.27%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.27%) GSM
5 1 (0.27%) RS-232
5 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.27%) VPN
5 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (12.09%) PostgreSQL
2 41 (11.26%) MongoDB
3 37 (10.16%) MySQL
4 36 (9.89%) Big Data
5 27 (7.42%) Apache Cassandra
5 27 (7.42%) Relational Database
6 20 (5.49%) Hadoop
7 17 (4.67%) NoSQL
8 15 (4.12%) Redis
9 12 (3.30%) SQL Server
10 11 (3.02%) Apache Hive
11 10 (2.75%) HBase
12 9 (2.47%) Couchbase
13 7 (1.92%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.92%) RDBMS
14 6 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
15 5 (1.37%) Neo4j
15 5 (1.37%) Riak
15 5 (1.37%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 113 (31.04%) Maven
2 95 (26.10%) Git (software)
3 84 (23.08%) Jenkins
4 65 (17.86%) JUnit
5 59 (16.21%) Subversion
6 44 (12.09%) Eclipse
7 33 (9.07%) JIRA
8 30 (8.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 24 (6.59%) EasyMock
10 21 (5.77%) Bitbucket
11 18 (4.95%) IntelliJ
12 17 (4.67%) Cucumber
13 15 (4.12%) Ant
14 11 (3.02%) Selenium
15 10 (2.75%) Apache Ivy
15 10 (2.75%) Gradle
15 10 (2.75%) Mercurial
15 10 (2.75%) Sonatype Nexus
16 9 (2.47%) Mockito
16 9 (2.47%) NetBeans
General
1 84 (23.08%) Finance
2 59 (16.21%) Marketing
3 58 (15.93%) Electronics
3 58 (15.93%) Manufacturing
3 58 (15.93%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.12%) Games
5 14 (3.85%) Back Office
5 14 (3.85%) Law
6 3 (0.82%) Advertising
7 2 (0.55%) Local Government
7 2 (0.55%) Retail
8 1 (0.27%) Automotive
8 1 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 289 (79.40%) Developer
2 256 (70.33%) Java Developer
3 92 (25.27%) Senior Developer
4 91 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 59 (16.21%) Software Engineer
6 53 (14.56%) Software Developer
7 45 (12.36%) Java Engineer
8 40 (10.99%) Java Software Engineer
9 29 (7.97%) Java Software Developer
10 23 (6.32%) Full Stack Developer
11 20 (5.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 18 (4.95%) DevOps Developer
12 18 (4.95%) DevOps Engineer
13 13 (3.57%) Senior Full Stack Developer
14 12 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
15 11 (3.02%) Systems Engineer
16 10 (2.75%) Architect
16 10 (2.75%) Senior Software Developer
17 9 (2.47%) Senior Java Software Developer
18 8 (2.20%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (44.78%) Hibernate
2 138 (37.91%) HTML
3 124 (34.07%) CSS
4 115 (31.59%) Web Services
5 93 (25.55%) RESTful
6 84 (23.08%) AngularJS
7 78 (21.43%) REST
8 73 (20.05%) SOAP
9 72 (19.78%) Spring MVC
10 71 (19.51%) Java EE
11 62 (17.03%) XML
12 56 (15.38%) J2EE
12 56 (15.38%) JPA
13 54 (14.84%) JSF
14 47 (12.91%) HTML5
15 45 (12.36%) Node.js
16 44 (12.09%) jQuery
17 42 (11.54%) Spring Boot
18 41 (11.26%) React
19 35 (9.62%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 60 (16.48%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (5.77%) RIA
3 19 (5.22%) User Experience
3 19 (5.22%) Wiki
4 14 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.47%) Cybercrime
6 7 (1.92%) Animation
6 7 (1.92%) Fintech
6 7 (1.92%) iPhone
6 7 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (1.92%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.65%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.37%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (1.37%) iPad
9 4 (1.10%) Cyber Defence
9 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.82%) Chip and PIN
11 2 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 81 (22.25%) Linux
2 31 (8.52%) Android
3 25 (6.87%) CentOS
4 24 (6.59%) Apple iOS
4 24 (6.59%) Unix
5 23 (6.32%) Windows
6 20 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.92%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (67.58%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (39.01%) TDD
3 119 (32.69%) Scrum
4 107 (29.40%) Software Engineering
5 100 (27.47%) Continuous Integration
6 73 (20.05%) MVC
7 68 (18.68%) SDLC
8 59 (16.21%) Business Intelligence
9 58 (15.93%) Digital Marketing
9 58 (15.93%) Programme Management
10 54 (14.84%) DevOps
11 53 (14.56%) Microservices
12 52 (14.29%) Web Development
13 48 (13.19%) Computer Science
14 44 (12.09%) Open Source
15 39 (10.71%) BDD
16 37 (10.16%) OO
17 36 (9.89%) UML
18 29 (7.97%) Mobile Development
18 29 (7.97%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 358 (98.35%) Java
2 177 (48.63%) JavaScript
3 107 (29.40%) SQL
4 72 (19.78%) Python
5 63 (17.31%) C++
6 60 (16.48%) Java 8
7 26 (7.14%) C#
8 21 (5.77%) C
9 17 (4.67%) PHP
9 17 (4.67%) Shell Script
10 14 (3.85%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.02%) Go
11 11 (3.02%) Groovy
12 10 (2.75%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.75%) Ruby
12 10 (2.75%) T-SQL
13 8 (2.20%) Objective-C
13 8 (2.20%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.65%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.65%) ES6
Qualifications
1 83 (22.80%) Security Cleared
2 53 (14.56%) Degree
3 47 (12.91%) SC Cleared
4 37 (10.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 23 (6.32%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.37%) PhD
7 1 (0.27%) CCNP
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.27%) ISEB
7 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.40%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) ISO 15765
2 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (12.64%) Docker
2 9 (2.47%) HDFS
3 6 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.10%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (6.04%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.47%) Hadoop YARN
2 9 (2.47%) Puppet
3 2 (0.55%) Ansible
4 1 (0.27%) FreeIPA
4 1 (0.27%) Nagios
4 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 59 (16.21%) SAP
2 41 (11.26%) Oracle
3 25 (6.87%) Red Hat
4 18 (4.95%) Atlassian
5 11 (3.02%) VMware
6 10 (2.75%) Microsoft
7 7 (1.92%) Google
8 5 (1.37%) Cisco
8 5 (1.37%) Civica
9 3 (0.82%) Adobe
10 1 (0.27%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 1 (0.27%) MuleSoft