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

Pivotal Spring Framework
England > South West
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 65 61
Rank change year-on-year -26 -4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Spring 359 490 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.48% 4.82% 4.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.46% 10.83% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 278 448 437
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,925 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +1.85% +2.86%

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 4,242 4,526 4,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.17% 44.50% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,603 3,889 3,759
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £58,765
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +11 148 £45,000 -5.26% 13
Gloucestershire +13 126 £55,000 +22.22% 13
Wiltshire -40 56 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Somerset -8 18 £45,000 -4.26% 5
Devon -26 6 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Dorset -43 4 £66,250 +103.85% 1
Avon - 1 £42,500 -
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 351 (97.77%) Java
2 240 (66.85%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (48.47%) Hibernate
4 155 (43.18%) Scrum
5 140 (39.00%) JavaScript
6 134 (37.33%) HTML
7 129 (35.93%) TDD
8 127 (35.38%) Software Engineering
9 117 (32.59%) Web Services
10 109 (30.36%) JUnit
11 106 (29.53%) XML
12 105 (29.25%) CSS
12 105 (29.25%) SQL
13 104 (28.97%) Linux
14 99 (27.58%) Maven
15 94 (26.18%) MVC
16 91 (25.35%) Spring MVC
17 88 (24.51%) Git (software)
18 86 (23.96%) JIRA
19 83 (23.12%) REST
20 80 (22.28%) Python
21 79 (22.01%) Jenkins
22 77 (21.45%) JSF
22 77 (21.45%) Java EE
23 76 (21.17%) Apache
24 74 (20.61%) SOAP
25 73 (20.33%) Finance
26 72 (20.06%) Continuous Integration
27 71 (19.78%) J2EE
28 70 (19.50%) Tomcat

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 76 (21.17%) Apache
2 70 (19.50%) Tomcat
3 55 (15.32%) Confluence
4 38 (10.58%) Elasticsearch
5 31 (8.64%) JBoss
6 26 (7.24%) Mule
7 23 (6.41%) WebLogic
8 16 (4.46%) Mule ESB
9 14 (3.90%) Jetty
10 13 (3.62%) Alfresco
11 9 (2.51%) Joomla!
12 8 (2.23%) Apache Spark
13 6 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (1.67%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.84%) IIS
15 2 (0.56%) CMS
16 1 (0.28%) GlassFish
16 1 (0.28%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 61 (16.99%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (8.36%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (6.13%) SaaS
4 18 (5.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (4.18%) Amazon S3
6 12 (3.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 7 (1.95%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.41%) Internet
2 10 (2.79%) SSL
3 9 (2.51%) HTTP
4 8 (2.23%) HTTPS
5 7 (1.95%) Firewall
6 3 (0.84%) PPP
6 3 (0.84%) SMS
7 1 (0.28%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (15.32%) MongoDB
2 41 (11.42%) NoSQL
3 31 (8.64%) Big Data
4 30 (8.36%) Hadoop
5 27 (7.52%) MySQL
6 26 (7.24%) SQL Server
7 23 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (5.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (4.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 13 (3.62%) Couchbase
10 13 (3.62%) Redis
10 13 (3.62%) Riak
11 12 (3.34%) Amazon RDS
11 12 (3.34%) Relational Database
12 11 (3.06%) Apache Hive
13 8 (2.23%) MarkLogic
14 5 (1.39%) Neo4j
14 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.84%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 109 (30.36%) JUnit
2 99 (27.58%) Maven
3 88 (24.51%) Git (software)
4 86 (23.96%) JIRA
5 79 (22.01%) Jenkins
6 52 (14.48%) Subversion
7 50 (13.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 45 (12.53%) EasyMock
8 45 (12.53%) Eclipse
9 41 (11.42%) Bitbucket
10 27 (7.52%) Cucumber
11 24 (6.69%) IntelliJ
12 23 (6.41%) Ant
13 15 (4.18%) Selenium
14 12 (3.34%) Liquibase
15 11 (3.06%) Gradle
16 9 (2.51%) Mockito
17 8 (2.23%) WebDriver
18 6 (1.67%) Mercurial
19 5 (1.39%) JMeter
General
1 73 (20.33%) Finance
2 49 (13.65%) Marketing
3 48 (13.37%) Telecoms
4 47 (13.09%) Electronics
4 47 (13.09%) Manufacturing
5 31 (8.64%) Retail
6 15 (4.18%) Law
7 9 (2.51%) Games
8 6 (1.67%) Back Office
9 5 (1.39%) Advertising
10 2 (0.56%) Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 285 (79.39%) Developer
2 263 (73.26%) Java Developer
3 90 (25.07%) Senior Developer
4 82 (22.84%) Senior Java Developer
5 63 (17.55%) Software Engineer
6 53 (14.76%) Java Engineer
7 43 (11.98%) Java Software Engineer
8 40 (11.14%) Software Developer
9 32 (8.91%) DevOps Engineer
10 30 (8.36%) Java Software Developer
11 26 (7.24%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 19 (5.29%) Applications Developer
12 19 (5.29%) Java Applications Developer
13 14 (3.90%) DevOps Developer
14 13 (3.62%) Junior
15 11 (3.06%) Architect
15 11 (3.06%) Junior Developer
16 10 (2.79%) Agile Developer
16 10 (2.79%) Senior Software Developer
16 10 (2.79%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (48.47%) Hibernate
2 134 (37.33%) HTML
3 117 (32.59%) Web Services
4 106 (29.53%) XML
5 105 (29.25%) CSS
6 91 (25.35%) Spring MVC
7 83 (23.12%) REST
8 77 (21.45%) Java EE
8 77 (21.45%) JSF
9 74 (20.61%) SOAP
10 71 (19.78%) J2EE
11 69 (19.22%) RESTful
12 66 (18.38%) EJB
13 64 (17.83%) JPA
14 62 (17.27%) HTML5
15 57 (15.88%) JSON
16 55 (15.32%) AngularJS
17 30 (8.36%) Spring Boot
18 24 (6.69%) Apache Camel
18 24 (6.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.04%) Greenfield Project
2 35 (9.75%) Wiki
3 30 (8.36%) Computer Science
4 22 (6.13%) RIA
5 14 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.34%) User Experience
7 9 (2.51%) iPhone
8 7 (1.95%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (1.95%) Fintech
9 6 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.39%) Cybercrime
11 4 (1.11%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.11%) Cyber Defence
11 4 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.84%) iPad
12 3 (0.84%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.56%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.28%) Chip and PIN
14 1 (0.28%) PMI
14 1 (0.28%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 104 (28.97%) Linux
2 52 (14.48%) CentOS
3 32 (8.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (8.08%) Android
4 29 (8.08%) Unix
5 23 (6.41%) Windows
6 20 (5.57%) Apple iOS
7 9 (2.51%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (66.85%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (43.18%) Scrum
3 129 (35.93%) TDD
4 127 (35.38%) Software Engineering
5 94 (26.18%) MVC
6 72 (20.06%) Continuous Integration
7 64 (17.83%) DevOps
8 59 (16.43%) OO
8 59 (16.43%) Open Source
9 51 (14.21%) OOD
10 49 (13.65%) Business Intelligence
11 47 (13.09%) Digital Marketing
11 47 (13.09%) Programme Management
12 45 (12.53%) UML
12 45 (12.53%) Web Development
13 40 (11.14%) BDD
14 38 (10.58%) Integration Testing
15 33 (9.19%) Cybersecurity
16 32 (8.91%) E-Commerce
17 31 (8.64%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 351 (97.77%) Java
2 140 (39.00%) JavaScript
3 105 (29.25%) SQL
4 80 (22.28%) Python
5 69 (19.22%) C++
6 38 (10.58%) C
7 36 (10.03%) Java 8
8 28 (7.80%) PL/SQL
9 24 (6.69%) Shell Script
10 20 (5.57%) C#
11 13 (3.62%) Go
11 13 (3.62%) PHP
12 11 (3.06%) Ruby
13 9 (2.51%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.39%) Groovy
15 4 (1.11%) Perl
15 4 (1.11%) Scala
16 2 (0.56%) Embedded C++
17 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (16.99%) Security Cleared
2 44 (12.26%) DV Cleared
3 38 (10.58%) Degree
4 33 (9.19%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.28%) ISEB
6 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.28%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.96%) QA
2 4 (1.11%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 33 (9.19%) Docker
2 4 (1.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (4.74%) Puppet
2 9 (2.51%) Ansible
3 8 (2.23%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.11%) Cobbler
4 4 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 52 (14.48%) Oracle
1 52 (14.48%) Red Hat
2 48 (13.37%) SAP
3 26 (7.24%) Atlassian
4 15 (4.18%) Apple
5 8 (2.23%) Cisco
5 8 (2.23%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.56%) AppDynamics
6 2 (0.56%) CA
6 2 (0.56%) Google
7 1 (0.28%) Informatica
7 1 (0.28%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.28%) Remedy
7 1 (0.28%) Talend
7 1 (0.28%) Twitter