Period
to 7 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Spring Boot skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Spring Boot over the 6 months to 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spring Boot
UK
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 222 265 335
Rank change year-on-year +43 +70 +226
Permanent jobs citing Spring Boot 1,211 1,874 1,675
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.54% 1.27% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.86% 3.36% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,135 1,757 1,361
Median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £92,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,796 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.25% +5.00% -

Spring Boot 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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 31,413 55,804 72,254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.93% 37.96% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 25,956 45,963 60,367
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Spring Boot
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Spring Boot as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Spring Boot in the UK

Spring Boot
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Spring Boot.

Salary trend for Spring Boot in the UK

Spring Boot
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Spring Boot over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Spring Boot in the UK

Spring Boot
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring Boot within the UK over the 6 months to 7 July 2020. 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 +45 1,097 £60,000 -7.69% 120
London +25 617 £71,250 -4.36% 75
UK excluding London +76 586 £50,796 -3.25% 53
North of England +84 193 £50,000 +5.26% 20
South East +31 170 £65,000 +8.33% 15
Work from Home +3 126 £56,250 -13.46% 29
Yorkshire +84 102 £50,000 +11.11% 6
North West +72 85 £55,000 +15.79% 9
Scotland +95 65 £50,000 -10.71% 4
South West +77 47 £45,000 -10.00% 7
East of England +87 45 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Midlands +75 31 £52,500 +12.90% 2
Northern Ireland +40 21 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Wales +16 21 £45,000 +20.00% 3
East Midlands +45 16 £50,000 +11.11%
West Midlands +82 15 £55,000 +15.79% 2
North East +26 6 £47,500 -36.67% 5

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, IT jobs citing Spring Boot 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 with a requirement for Spring Boot.

1 1,202 (99.26%) Java
2 1,125 (92.90%) Spring
3 643 (53.10%) Microservices
4 627 (51.78%) Agile Software Development
5 433 (35.76%) Java 8
6 421 (34.76%) Docker
7 398 (32.87%) AWS
8 338 (27.91%) TDD
9 329 (27.17%) SQL
10 303 (25.02%) JavaScript
11 300 (24.77%) Software Engineering
12 293 (24.19%) Kubernetes
13 273 (22.54%) DevOps
14 252 (20.81%) RESTful
15 245 (20.23%) Jenkins
16 237 (19.57%) Web Services
17 224 (18.50%) Git (software)
18 221 (18.25%) Finance
19 218 (18.00%) Hibernate
20 212 (17.51%) Maven
21 211 (17.42%) NoSQL
22 208 (17.18%) AngularJS
23 194 (16.02%) BDD
24 189 (15.61%) React
25 172 (14.20%) REST
26 168 (13.87%) Oracle
27 166 (13.71%) Node.js
28 163 (13.46%) Scrum
29 153 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
30 149 (12.30%) HTML

Spring Boot
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 96 (7.93%) Elasticsearch
2 53 (4.38%) Apache
2 53 (4.38%) Apache Spark
3 52 (4.29%) Tomcat
4 35 (2.89%) Cloud Foundry
5 30 (2.48%) WebSphere
6 19 (1.57%) Confluence
6 19 (1.57%) WebLogic
7 10 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (0.58%) GemFire
9 6 (0.50%) Apache Solr
9 6 (0.50%) JBoss
9 6 (0.50%) Red Hat Fuse
9 6 (0.50%) Tornado
9 6 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.33%) Camunda
10 4 (0.33%) Drupal
11 3 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.25%) CMS
11 3 (0.25%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 13 (1.07%) Distributed Ledger
2 10 (0.83%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.083%) Magento
3 1 (0.083%) Ripple
3 1 (0.083%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 398 (32.87%) AWS
2 98 (8.09%) Azure
3 79 (6.52%) GCP
4 58 (4.79%) Amazon EC2
5 54 (4.46%) Amazon S3
5 54 (4.46%) SaaS
6 47 (3.88%) OpenShift
7 41 (3.39%) Serverless
8 33 (2.73%) PaaS
9 31 (2.56%) Amazon SQS
10 24 (1.98%) AWS Lambda
11 19 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
12 17 (1.40%) GitHub
13 15 (1.24%) IBM Cloud
14 12 (0.99%) Amazon ECS
15 9 (0.74%) Amazon Kinesis
16 8 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 8 (0.66%) IaaS
16 8 (0.66%) Slack
17 7 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.64%) HTTP
2 21 (1.73%) Internet
3 6 (0.50%) FTP
4 4 (0.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (0.33%) SSH
4 4 (0.33%) WebEx
5 3 (0.25%) Firewall
6 2 (0.17%) DHCP
6 2 (0.17%) DNS
6 2 (0.17%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.17%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (0.17%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.17%) Wireless
7 1 (0.083%) CDMA
7 1 (0.083%) GSM
7 1 (0.083%) LTE
7 1 (0.083%) SMS
7 1 (0.083%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (17.42%) NoSQL
2 103 (8.51%) Relational Database
3 83 (6.85%) SQL Server
4 80 (6.61%) MySQL
4 80 (6.61%) PostgreSQL
5 73 (6.03%) MongoDB
6 68 (5.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 57 (4.71%) Hadoop
8 55 (4.54%) Big Data
9 49 (4.05%) Redis
10 36 (2.97%) RDBMS
11 30 (2.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 29 (2.39%) Amazon RDS
13 25 (2.06%) Oracle Database
14 16 (1.32%) DB2
15 12 (0.99%) Blockchain
15 12 (0.99%) MariaDB
15 12 (0.99%) Text Mining
16 11 (0.91%) Oracle Database 12c
17 9 (0.74%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 245 (20.23%) Jenkins
2 224 (18.50%) Git (software)
3 212 (17.51%) Maven
4 149 (12.30%) JUnit
5 78 (6.44%) JIRA
6 63 (5.20%) Cucumber
7 62 (5.12%) Gradle
8 44 (3.63%) Selenium
9 39 (3.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 34 (2.81%) Mockito
11 33 (2.73%) SonarQube
12 32 (2.64%) Subversion
13 27 (2.23%) Bitbucket
14 25 (2.06%) GitLab
15 21 (1.73%) IntelliJ
16 12 (0.99%) git-flow
17 9 (0.74%) TeamCity
18 8 (0.66%) CircleCI
19 7 (0.58%) Gerrit
19 7 (0.58%) GoCD
General
1 221 (18.25%) Finance
2 116 (9.58%) Banking
3 54 (4.46%) Public Sector
4 47 (3.88%) Retail
5 42 (3.47%) Games
6 36 (2.97%) Investment Banking
7 25 (2.06%) Marketing
8 21 (1.73%) Financial Institution
9 19 (1.57%) Telecoms
10 16 (1.32%) Front Office
11 11 (0.91%) Law
11 11 (0.91%) Police
12 8 (0.66%) Advertising
13 6 (0.50%) Back Office
13 6 (0.50%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.41%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.33%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.33%) Publishing
16 3 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 888 (73.33%) Developer
2 811 (66.97%) Java Developer
3 280 (23.12%) Senior Developer
4 263 (21.72%) Senior Java Developer
5 146 (12.06%) Java Engineer
5 146 (12.06%) Software Engineer
6 99 (8.18%) Java Software Engineer
7 80 (6.61%) Lead Developer
8 78 (6.44%) Lead Java Developer
9 71 (5.86%) AWS Developer
10 55 (4.54%) Senior Software Engineer
11 54 (4.46%) Senior Java Engineer
12 50 (4.13%) Architect
12 50 (4.13%) Full Stack Developer
13 46 (3.80%) Junior
14 38 (3.14%) Software Developer
15 37 (3.06%) Junior Developer
16 36 (2.97%) Junior Java Developer
17 33 (2.73%) Java Developer - Fintech
18 32 (2.64%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,125 (92.90%) Spring
2 252 (20.81%) RESTful
3 237 (19.57%) Web Services
4 218 (18.00%) Hibernate
5 208 (17.18%) AngularJS
6 189 (15.61%) React
7 172 (14.20%) REST
8 166 (13.71%) Node.js
9 149 (12.30%) HTML
10 129 (10.65%) Kafka
11 118 (9.74%) CSS
12 79 (6.52%) Spring Cloud
13 78 (6.44%) RabbitMQ
14 67 (5.53%) JPA
15 65 (5.37%) HTML5
15 65 (5.37%) SOAP
16 64 (5.28%) J2EE
17 59 (4.87%) JSON
18 55 (4.54%) Java EE
19 54 (4.46%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 108 (8.92%) Greenfield Project
2 43 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
4 40 (3.30%) Cloud Native
5 27 (2.23%) User Experience
6 26 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
7 25 (2.06%) Data Structures
8 22 (1.82%) Mobile App
8 22 (1.82%) Online Games
9 16 (1.32%) Life Science
10 14 (1.16%) Algorithms
11 12 (0.99%) Fixed Income
11 12 (0.99%) iPad
12 11 (0.91%) FMCG
13 9 (0.74%) BBC
13 9 (0.74%) Derivative
13 9 (0.74%) N-Tier
13 9 (0.74%) Public Cloud
14 6 (0.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 6 (0.50%) STB
Operating Systems
1 127 (10.49%) Linux
2 50 (4.13%) Unix
3 22 (1.82%) Windows
4 15 (1.24%) CentOS
5 13 (1.07%) Android
6 8 (0.66%) Mac OS X
7 7 (0.58%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.17%) SUSE
9 2 (0.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 643 (53.10%) Microservices
2 627 (51.78%) Agile Software Development
3 338 (27.91%) TDD
4 300 (24.77%) Software Engineering
5 273 (22.54%) DevOps
6 194 (16.02%) BDD
7 163 (13.46%) Scrum
8 153 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
9 141 (11.64%) Fintech
10 116 (9.58%) Problem-Solving
11 101 (8.34%) Test Automation
12 92 (7.60%) OO
13 90 (7.43%) Mentoring
14 86 (7.10%) MVC
15 81 (6.69%) Computer Science
15 81 (6.69%) E-Commerce
16 71 (5.86%) Continuous Delivery
17 64 (5.28%) Kanban
17 64 (5.28%) Multithreading
18 62 (5.12%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1,202 (99.26%) Java
2 433 (35.76%) Java 8
3 329 (27.17%) SQL
4 303 (25.02%) JavaScript
5 101 (8.34%) Python
6 66 (5.45%) TypeScript
7 63 (5.20%) Kotlin
8 48 (3.96%) C#
9 39 (3.22%) Scala
10 19 (1.57%) Java 9
11 18 (1.49%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.16%) C++
13 13 (1.07%) PHP
14 12 (0.99%) Shell Script
15 11 (0.91%) Groovy
15 11 (0.91%) Ruby
16 9 (0.74%) Go
17 8 (0.66%) Bash Shell
17 8 (0.66%) ES6
18 6 (0.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 91 (7.51%) Degree
2 64 (5.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (3.22%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.65%) DV Cleared
5 13 (1.07%) Numerate Degree
6 12 (0.99%) Master's Degree
6 12 (0.99%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.58%) PhD
8 4 (0.33%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.17%) MCP
10 1 (0.083%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.083%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.97%) QA
2 6 (0.50%) NIST
3 1 (0.083%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.083%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.083%) PSD2
System Software
1 421 (34.76%) Docker
2 8 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.25%) Postfix
4 2 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.17%) OpenSSH
4 2 (0.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 293 (24.19%) Kubernetes
2 68 (5.62%) Terraform
3 36 (2.97%) Ansible
4 20 (1.65%) Puppet
5 13 (1.07%) Kibana
6 10 (0.83%) Istio
6 10 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (0.58%) logstash
8 5 (0.41%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (0.25%) Grafana
10 3 (0.25%) Rancher
11 2 (0.17%) CA Service Virtualization
11 2 (0.17%) Mesos
11 2 (0.17%) Packer
11 2 (0.17%) Scalr
12 1 (0.083%) Consul
12 1 (0.083%) Marathon
12 1 (0.083%) Oozie
12 1 (0.083%) Salt
Vendors
1 168 (13.87%) Oracle
2 56 (4.62%) Google
3 34 (2.81%) Atlassian
4 26 (2.15%) Red Hat
5 19 (1.57%) IBM
6 18 (1.49%) SAP
7 15 (1.24%) MuleSoft
8 9 (0.74%) CA Agile Central
9 8 (0.66%) Jitterbit
10 7 (0.58%) TIBCO
11 6 (0.50%) Apple
12 5 (0.41%) Cognizant
12 5 (0.41%) Microsoft
12 5 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.33%) Adobe
13 4 (0.33%) AppDynamics
13 4 (0.33%) Facebook
13 4 (0.33%) Perforce
13 4 (0.33%) Talend
14 3 (0.25%) WSO2