Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Spock skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Spock over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spock Framework
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1103 1156 1197
Rank change year-on-year +53 +41 +89
Permanent jobs citing Spock 103 87 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.046% 0.048%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% 0.25% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 66 77 108
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £39,375 £28,816 £41,250
90th Percentile £91,875 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.68% -29.00% +42.86%

Spock is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 36786 35368 38174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.33% 18.72% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29935 30548 32261
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Spock
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Spock as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Spock in the UK

Spock
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Spock in the UK

Spock
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spock over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Spock in the UK

Spock
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spock within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
England +35 92 £68,750 +14.58% 8
London +58 86 £70,000 +14.29% 7
UK excluding London +6 17 £40,000 +12.68% 2
Scotland - 11 £40,000 - 1
South West +11 3 £30,000 +4.93%
North of England -3 2 £47,500 +5.56% 1
North West - 2 £47,500 - 1
South East +41 1 £44,000 +23.94%

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Spock also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Spock.

1 100 (97.09%) Java
2 85 (82.52%) Spring
3 68 (66.02%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (65.05%) Groovy
5 65 (63.11%) JUnit
6 57 (55.34%) Git (software)
7 49 (47.57%) JavaScript
8 47 (45.63%) Maven
9 45 (43.69%) TDD
10 43 (41.75%) Jenkins
11 42 (40.78%) Test Automation
12 37 (35.92%) BDD
13 34 (33.01%) Amazon AWS
14 33 (32.04%) REST
15 29 (28.16%) Finance
16 28 (27.18%) Gradle
16 28 (27.18%) Spring Boot
17 27 (26.21%) Linux
18 26 (25.24%) Web Services
18 26 (25.24%) HTML
19 24 (23.30%) Selenium
19 24 (23.30%) AngularJS
19 24 (23.30%) TestNG
20 23 (22.33%) Tomcat
20 23 (22.33%) Scrum
21 22 (21.36%) CSS
22 21 (20.39%) Continuous Integration
23 20 (19.42%) Banking
23 20 (19.42%) Software Engineering
23 20 (19.42%) Docker

Spock
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 23 (22.33%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.77%) Confluence
3 6 (5.83%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.85%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.88%) JBoss
5 4 (3.88%) Jetty
5 4 (3.88%) Mule
5 4 (3.88%) Mule ESB
6 3 (2.91%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 34 (33.01%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (18.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (17.48%) SaaS
4 9 (8.74%) PaaS
5 8 (7.77%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (6.80%) Amazon S3
6 7 (6.80%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (6.80%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (4.85%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (3.88%) npm
9 1 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.97%) GitHub
9 1 (0.97%) IaaS
9 1 (0.97%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) Internet
2 3 (2.91%) HTTP
3 1 (0.97%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.53%) MySQL
2 9 (8.74%) Big Data
3 7 (6.80%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.85%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.85%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.85%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.85%) Redis
6 4 (3.88%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (3.88%) Looker
7 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 65 (63.11%) JUnit
2 57 (55.34%) Git (software)
3 47 (45.63%) Maven
4 43 (41.75%) Jenkins
5 28 (27.18%) Gradle
6 24 (23.30%) Selenium
6 24 (23.30%) TestNG
7 16 (15.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (15.53%) Mockito
8 15 (14.56%) Cucumber
9 13 (12.62%) WebDriver
10 12 (11.65%) Artifactory
10 12 (11.65%) JIRA
11 11 (10.68%) Karma Test Runner
12 10 (9.71%) Geb
13 9 (8.74%) Bitbucket
14 7 (6.80%) Appium
14 7 (6.80%) Gatling
14 7 (6.80%) Hudson
15 6 (5.83%) Apache Ivy
General
1 29 (28.16%) Finance
2 20 (19.42%) Banking
3 10 (9.71%) Investment Banking
4 7 (6.80%) Retail
5 6 (5.83%) Front Office
5 6 (5.83%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.97%) Legal
7 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (63.11%) Developer
2 42 (40.78%) Java Developer
3 21 (20.39%) Senior Developer
4 20 (19.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (15.53%) Software Developer
6 15 (14.56%) Software Engineer
7 14 (13.59%) Java Engineer
7 14 (13.59%) Java Software Engineer
8 11 (10.68%) Technical Leader
9 10 (9.71%) Agile Developer
9 10 (9.71%) Agile Java Developer
10 9 (8.74%) Senior Agile Developer
10 9 (8.74%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 8 (7.77%) .NET Developer
11 8 (7.77%) Agile .NET Developer
11 8 (7.77%) Senior .NET Developer
12 7 (6.80%) Developer in Test
13 6 (5.83%) IT Engineer
14 5 (4.85%) Tester
15 4 (3.88%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (82.52%) Spring
2 33 (32.04%) REST
3 28 (27.18%) Spring Boot
4 26 (25.24%) HTML
4 26 (25.24%) Web Services
5 24 (23.30%) AngularJS
6 22 (21.36%) CSS
7 19 (18.45%) Hibernate
8 17 (16.50%) Grails
8 17 (16.50%) Node.js
9 13 (12.62%) .NET
9 13 (12.62%) HTML5
10 12 (11.65%) jQuery
11 11 (10.68%) RESTful
12 10 (9.71%) React
13 9 (8.74%) CSS3
13 9 (8.74%) J2EE
13 9 (8.74%) JMS
13 9 (8.74%) XML
14 8 (7.77%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.85%) User Experience
1 5 (4.85%) Virtual Team
2 4 (3.88%) ASIC
2 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.94%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 27 (26.21%) Linux
2 18 (17.48%) Unix
3 5 (4.85%) Debian
3 5 (4.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (66.02%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (43.69%) TDD
3 42 (40.78%) Test Automation
4 37 (35.92%) BDD
5 23 (22.33%) Scrum
6 21 (20.39%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (19.42%) Software Engineering
8 19 (18.45%) Microservices
9 13 (12.62%) Mentoring
10 12 (11.65%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (10.68%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (10.68%) Investment Management
12 10 (9.71%) Adaptive Web Design
12 10 (9.71%) CRM
13 9 (8.74%) OO
13 9 (8.74%) Refactoring
14 8 (7.77%) Integration Testing
14 8 (7.77%) Kanban
14 8 (7.77%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (6.80%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 100 (97.09%) Java
2 67 (65.05%) Groovy
3 49 (47.57%) JavaScript
4 18 (17.48%) SQL
5 9 (8.74%) ES6
6 7 (6.80%) C++
6 7 (6.80%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.85%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.85%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.85%) Python
8 4 (3.88%) ECMAScript
9 3 (2.91%) C#
10 2 (1.94%) Scala
10 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.97%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) Degree
2 4 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.50%) QA
2 7 (6.80%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.88%) EMIR
4 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (19.42%) Docker
2 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.94%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (8.74%) Puppet
2 7 (6.80%) Ansible
3 4 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (16.50%) Apigee
2 16 (15.53%) Oracle
3 7 (6.80%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.85%) Google
5 4 (3.88%) Cognizant
5 4 (3.88%) hybris
5 4 (3.88%) SAP
6 3 (2.91%) Facebook
7 2 (1.94%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.94%) Dynatrace
7 2 (1.94%) VMware
8 1 (0.97%) Capita
8 1 (0.97%) IBM