Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spring Boot
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 317 507 999
Rank change year-on-year +190 +492 +205
Permanent jobs citing Spring Boot 1,776 978 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.05% 0.55% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.60% 1.36% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,387 766 235
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £39,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +21.21%

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 68,328 71,922 76,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.43% 40.59% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 56,644 59,858 66,679
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Spring Boot
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring Boot in the UK

Spring Boot
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Spring Boot in the UK

Spring Boot
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring Boot over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Spring Boot in the UK

Spring Boot
Top 16 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 19 August 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
England +175 1,667 £60,000 +4.35% 261
London +161 995 £70,000 +12.00% 154
UK excluding London +217 754 £52,000 +4.00% 124
North of England +155 278 £47,500 -11.63% 49
South East +98 248 £60,000 +9.09% 29
Yorkshire +123 168 £47,500 -13.64% 20
North West +76 91 £52,500 -8.70% 28
Midlands +38 53 £50,000 +25.00% 15
Wales +44 49 £52,500 +6.06% 4
Scotland +17 45 £55,000 +22.22% 9
East of England +37 44 £50,000 - 10
West Midlands +56 35 £50,000 +3.09% 13
South West +3 35 £42,500 -11.46% 4
North East -9 19 £40,000 -5.88% 1
East Midlands -12 18 £48,000 +20.00% 2
Northern Ireland +3 2 £62,500 +71.23% 4

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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 1,748 (98.42%) Java
2 1,637 (92.17%) Spring
3 1,249 (70.33%) Agile Software Development
4 920 (51.80%) Microservices
5 782 (44.03%) Java 8
6 628 (35.36%) TDD
7 577 (32.49%) Docker
8 535 (30.12%) Amazon AWS
9 531 (29.90%) DevOps
10 526 (29.62%) JavaScript
11 488 (27.48%) Software Engineering
12 447 (25.17%) SQL
13 442 (24.89%) Finance
14 439 (24.72%) Web Services
15 435 (24.49%) Scrum
16 427 (24.04%) REST
17 397 (22.35%) RESTful
18 392 (22.07%) Jenkins
19 384 (21.62%) HTML
20 360 (20.27%) AngularJS
21 357 (20.10%) Maven
22 342 (19.26%) React
23 333 (18.75%) Node.js
24 317 (17.85%) Git (software)
25 310 (17.45%) CSS
25 310 (17.45%) NoSQL
26 293 (16.50%) BDD
27 281 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
28 275 (15.48%) Hibernate
29 272 (15.32%) MongoDB

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
1 158 (8.90%) Tomcat
2 130 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
3 127 (7.15%) Cloud Foundry
4 93 (5.24%) Confluence
5 76 (4.28%) WebLogic
6 71 (4.00%) JBoss
7 67 (3.77%) Apache
8 66 (3.72%) WebSphere
9 40 (2.25%) Apache Spark
10 35 (1.97%) Mule
11 32 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 26 (1.46%) Apache Solr
13 23 (1.30%) CMS
14 22 (1.24%) OpenStack
15 15 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 15 (0.84%) Anypoint
16 10 (0.56%) Jetty
16 10 (0.56%) WildFly
16 10 (0.56%) WordPress
17 9 (0.51%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 5 (0.28%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 33 (1.86%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
3 4 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.056%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.056%) Kondor
5 1 (0.056%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.056%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 535 (30.12%) Amazon AWS
2 161 (9.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 147 (8.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 137 (7.71%) PaaS
5 117 (6.59%) OpenShift
6 95 (5.35%) GitHub
7 77 (4.34%) Serverless
8 73 (4.11%) IaaS
9 67 (3.77%) IBM Cloud
10 43 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
11 40 (2.25%) Slack
12 29 (1.63%) AWS CloudFormation
13 21 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
13 21 (1.18%) SaaS
14 16 (0.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 16 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
15 13 (0.73%) Amazon S3
15 13 (0.73%) Loggly
15 13 (0.73%) Sumo Logic
16 9 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.69%) HTTP
2 28 (1.58%) Internet
3 24 (1.35%) AMQP
4 12 (0.68%) SSL
5 11 (0.62%) SMS
6 9 (0.51%) Firewall
7 6 (0.34%) Unified Communications
8 5 (0.28%) PPP
9 3 (0.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (0.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (0.17%) FTP
9 3 (0.17%) LAN
9 3 (0.17%) VoIP
9 3 (0.17%) WAN
9 3 (0.17%) WebEx
10 1 (0.056%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (0.056%) Intranet
10 1 (0.056%) Network Security
10 1 (0.056%) Skype
10 1 (0.056%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (17.45%) NoSQL
2 272 (15.32%) MongoDB
3 208 (11.71%) MySQL
4 183 (10.30%) Relational Database
5 181 (10.19%) PostgreSQL
6 138 (7.77%) SQL Server
7 117 (6.59%) RDBMS
8 114 (6.42%) Apache Cassandra
9 101 (5.69%) Big Data
10 95 (5.35%) Redis
11 79 (4.45%) Blockchain
12 39 (2.20%) Hadoop
13 26 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 23 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
15 20 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
16 19 (1.07%) Apache Hive
16 19 (1.07%) Cloud Spanner
16 19 (1.07%) NewSQL
17 17 (0.96%) Riak
18 14 (0.79%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 392 (22.07%) Jenkins
2 357 (20.10%) Maven
3 317 (17.85%) Git (software)
4 229 (12.89%) JUnit
5 178 (10.02%) Gradle
6 129 (7.26%) JIRA
7 116 (6.53%) Selenium
8 110 (6.19%) Cucumber
9 71 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
10 57 (3.21%) Subversion
11 55 (3.10%) Mockito
12 47 (2.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 44 (2.48%) Mocha
13 44 (2.48%) SonarQube
14 41 (2.31%) Babel
15 40 (2.25%) Ant
16 38 (2.14%) TeamCity
17 30 (1.69%) Bitbucket
17 30 (1.69%) Eclipse
18 29 (1.63%) IntelliJ
General
1 442 (24.89%) Finance
2 248 (13.96%) Banking
3 133 (7.49%) Games
4 125 (7.04%) Retail
5 68 (3.83%) Financial Institution
6 66 (3.72%) Investment Banking
7 54 (3.04%) Retail Banking
8 41 (2.31%) Publishing
9 37 (2.08%) Front Office
10 35 (1.97%) Telecoms
11 21 (1.18%) Back Office
12 17 (0.96%) Advertising
13 11 (0.62%) Law
14 10 (0.56%) Billing
14 10 (0.56%) Marketing
14 10 (0.56%) Multimedia
15 8 (0.45%) Retail Finance
16 6 (0.34%) Manufacturing
17 2 (0.11%) Automotive
17 2 (0.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1,166 (65.65%) Developer
2 1,029 (57.94%) Java Developer
3 340 (19.14%) Senior Developer
4 307 (17.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 268 (15.09%) Java Engineer
6 226 (12.73%) Software Engineer
7 184 (10.36%) Java Software Engineer
8 122 (6.87%) Architect
9 81 (4.56%) Lead Developer
10 76 (4.28%) Lead Java Developer
11 75 (4.22%) AWS Developer
11 75 (4.22%) Full Stack Developer
12 73 (4.11%) Senior Java Engineer
13 61 (3.43%) Java Developer - Fintech
14 60 (3.38%) Java Architect
15 59 (3.32%) Technical Leader
16 56 (3.15%) Senior Software Engineer
17 48 (2.70%) Agile Developer
17 48 (2.70%) Agile Java Developer
18 45 (2.53%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,637 (92.17%) Spring
2 439 (24.72%) Web Services
3 427 (24.04%) REST
4 397 (22.35%) RESTful
5 384 (21.62%) HTML
6 360 (20.27%) AngularJS
7 342 (19.26%) React
8 333 (18.75%) Node.js
9 310 (17.45%) CSS
10 275 (15.48%) Hibernate
11 197 (11.09%) HTML5
12 182 (10.25%) Spring Cloud
13 171 (9.63%) J2EE
14 164 (9.23%) Java EE
15 153 (8.61%) JSON
16 146 (8.22%) CSS3
17 140 (7.88%) SOAP
18 137 (7.71%) RabbitMQ
19 121 (6.81%) Kafka
19 121 (6.81%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 256 (14.41%) Greenfield Project
2 209 (11.77%) Computer Science
3 206 (11.60%) Fintech
4 124 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
5 101 (5.69%) User Experience
6 96 (5.41%) Cloud Native
7 94 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
8 66 (3.72%) Mobile App
9 55 (3.10%) Public Cloud
10 51 (2.87%) Hybrid Cloud
11 48 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
12 45 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
13 42 (2.36%) Blog
14 41 (2.31%) Algorithms
15 38 (2.14%) Data Structures
16 31 (1.75%) Online Gambling
17 20 (1.13%) Hedge funds
18 13 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 11 (0.62%) Online Games
20 9 (0.51%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 197 (11.09%) Linux
2 72 (4.05%) Unix
3 31 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 26 (1.46%) Windows
5 25 (1.41%) Android
6 11 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (0.51%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.34%) CentOS
9 4 (0.23%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.17%) Solaris
11 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.11%) Mesosphere
12 1 (0.056%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,249 (70.33%) Agile Software Development
2 920 (51.80%) Microservices
3 628 (35.36%) TDD
4 531 (29.90%) DevOps
5 488 (27.48%) Software Engineering
6 435 (24.49%) Scrum
7 293 (16.50%) BDD
8 281 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
9 241 (13.57%) Open Source
10 221 (12.44%) Problem-Solving
11 216 (12.16%) Test Automation
12 184 (10.36%) SOA
13 181 (10.19%) MVC
14 179 (10.08%) Kanban
15 174 (9.80%) OO
16 160 (9.01%) Web Development
17 158 (8.90%) Mentoring
18 123 (6.93%) Continuous Delivery
19 120 (6.76%) Unit Testing
20 119 (6.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,748 (98.42%) Java
2 782 (44.03%) Java 8
3 526 (29.62%) JavaScript
4 447 (25.17%) SQL
5 220 (12.39%) Scala
6 187 (10.53%) Python
7 104 (5.86%) C#
8 88 (4.95%) Go
9 86 (4.84%) Groovy
10 80 (4.50%) Java 9
11 78 (4.39%) PHP
12 73 (4.11%) Ruby
13 69 (3.89%) C++
14 58 (3.27%) Bash Shell
15 51 (2.87%) ES6
16 50 (2.82%) C
17 48 (2.70%) Kotlin
18 47 (2.65%) TypeScript
19 38 (2.14%) Clojure
19 38 (2.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 253 (14.25%) Degree
2 54 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 38 (2.14%) Master's Degree
4 24 (1.35%) Security Cleared
5 10 (0.56%) DV Cleared
6 7 (0.39%) AWS Certification
7 6 (0.34%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.11%) MBA
8 2 (0.11%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.056%) MCSD
9 1 (0.056%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.056%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.056%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (6.81%) QA
2 49 (2.76%) GCP
3 6 (0.34%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 3 (0.17%) ISO 20022
4 3 (0.17%) PA-DSS
4 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.056%) PSD2
5 1 (0.056%) SLA
System Software
1 577 (32.49%) Docker
2 14 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (0.34%) HDFS
4 6 (0.34%) KVM
4 6 (0.34%) oVirt
5 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.11%) LXC
6 2 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.056%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.056%) Xen
Systems Management
1 244 (13.74%) Kubernetes
2 148 (8.33%) Ansible
3 111 (6.25%) Terraform
4 95 (5.35%) Puppet
5 83 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
6 33 (1.86%) Prometheus
7 25 (1.41%) Salt
8 16 (0.90%) Docker Swarm
8 16 (0.90%) logstash
9 15 (0.84%) Nagios
9 15 (0.84%) Rancher
10 13 (0.73%) ZABBIX
11 11 (0.62%) Kibana
12 8 (0.45%) Graphite
12 8 (0.45%) Marathon
13 7 (0.39%) Packer
14 6 (0.34%) Cobbler
14 6 (0.34%) Mesos
14 6 (0.34%) rkt
14 6 (0.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 211 (11.88%) Oracle
2 149 (8.39%) Google
3 89 (5.01%) Red Hat
4 78 (4.39%) Splunk
5 75 (4.22%) IBM
6 57 (3.21%) AppDynamics
7 35 (1.97%) Cognizant
8 31 (1.75%) Capita
9 29 (1.63%) SAP
10 28 (1.58%) Microsoft
11 26 (1.46%) Sybase
12 25 (1.41%) Facebook
13 24 (1.35%) VMware
14 20 (1.13%) MuleSoft
14 20 (1.13%) WorldPay
15 19 (1.07%) New Relic
16 16 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
17 13 (0.73%) Atlassian
17 13 (0.73%) Rackspace
18 12 (0.68%) Guidewire