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

Spring Boot
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 435 775 1167
Rank change year-on-year +340 +392 +102
Permanent jobs citing Spring Boot 1,203 412 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.68% 0.23% 0.057%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.68% 0.59% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 958 350 95
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £34,050
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -14.29%

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 71,742 69,394 81,420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.72% 39.54% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 60,590 59,728 69,838
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,995 £28,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Spring Boot in the UK

Spring Boot
Top 15 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 23 February 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 +355 1,143 £60,000 +9.09% 239
London +296 693 £65,000 -1.14% 116
UK excluding London +244 489 £50,000 - 131
South East +119 196 £57,000 +3.64% 48
North of England +102 145 £50,000 0.00% 44
North West +48 78 £52,500 +40.00% 21
Yorkshire +61 67 £47,500 -5.00% 22
South West +42 54 £49,500 - 5
Midlands +13 24 £47,500 +35.71% 9
East of England +4 22 £60,000 +26.32% 17
Northern Ireland +4 21 £39,000 +212.00% 1
Scotland -30 20 £70,000 +55.56% 4
West Midlands +12 13 £66,250 +65.63% 7
East Midlands -7 11 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Wales +13 7 £32,500 -40.91% 3

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 1,184 (98.42%) Java
2 1,115 (92.68%) Spring
3 867 (72.07%) Agile Software Development
4 602 (50.04%) Microservices
5 549 (45.64%) TDD
6 456 (37.91%) JavaScript
7 397 (33.00%) Docker
8 387 (32.17%) Scrum
9 369 (30.67%) Software Engineering
10 365 (30.34%) RESTful
11 341 (28.35%) Finance
12 337 (28.01%) AngularJS
13 330 (27.43%) Amazon AWS
13 330 (27.43%) REST
14 323 (26.85%) SQL
15 318 (26.43%) Maven
16 306 (25.44%) Web Services
17 300 (24.94%) HTML
17 300 (24.94%) Jenkins
18 296 (24.61%) BDD
19 278 (23.11%) DevOps
20 272 (22.61%) NoSQL
21 253 (21.03%) CSS
22 250 (20.78%) Git (software)
22 250 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
23 242 (20.12%) Hibernate
24 233 (19.37%) MVC
25 223 (18.54%) MySQL
26 213 (17.71%) Degree
27 199 (16.54%) React

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
1 136 (11.31%) Tomcat
2 128 (10.64%) Elasticsearch
3 68 (5.65%) Confluence
4 37 (3.08%) Apache Solr
5 32 (2.66%) Apache
6 30 (2.49%) Apache Spark
7 28 (2.33%) JBoss
8 24 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
8 24 (2.00%) WebSphere
9 23 (1.91%) WebLogic
10 20 (1.66%) WildFly
11 19 (1.58%) Mule
11 19 (1.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 17 (1.41%) nginx
12 17 (1.41%) OpenStack
13 15 (1.25%) Jetty
14 11 (0.91%) Drupal
14 11 (0.91%) SAS
15 10 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
16 6 (0.50%) GlassFish
Applications
1 5 (0.42%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.33%) CPLEX
3 2 (0.17%) HipChat
4 1 (0.083%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 21 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
2 14 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.083%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.083%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 330 (27.43%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (4.66%) Cloud Computing
4 50 (4.16%) PaaS
5 47 (3.91%) GitHub
6 43 (3.57%) IaaS
7 33 (2.74%) OpenShift
8 30 (2.49%) Serverless
9 21 (1.75%) SaaS
10 20 (1.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 19 (1.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 18 (1.50%) AWS Lambda
12 18 (1.50%) Bluemix
12 18 (1.50%) IBM Cloud
13 17 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
13 17 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
14 13 (1.08%) Slack
15 12 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
15 12 (1.00%) Google Play
16 9 (0.75%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.33%) HTTP
2 29 (2.41%) Internet
3 21 (1.75%) AMQP
4 18 (1.50%) SSL
5 15 (1.25%) SSH
6 6 (0.50%) FTP
6 6 (0.50%) NGN
6 6 (0.50%) SMS
7 4 (0.33%) Kerberos
7 4 (0.33%) PPP
7 4 (0.33%) SMTP
8 2 (0.17%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.17%) Skype
8 2 (0.17%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.083%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.083%) Firewall
9 1 (0.083%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.083%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (22.61%) NoSQL
2 223 (18.54%) MySQL
3 172 (14.30%) MongoDB
4 170 (14.13%) Relational Database
5 123 (10.22%) PostgreSQL
6 97 (8.06%) Apache Cassandra
7 89 (7.40%) SQL Server
8 75 (6.23%) RDBMS
9 67 (5.57%) Redis
10 60 (4.99%) Big Data
11 50 (4.16%) Blockchain
12 47 (3.91%) Neo4j
13 38 (3.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 34 (2.83%) Hadoop
15 30 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
16 28 (2.33%) Hazelcast
17 26 (2.16%) Oracle Database
18 14 (1.16%) JanusGraph
19 13 (1.08%) HBase
20 11 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 318 (26.43%) Maven
2 300 (24.94%) Jenkins
3 250 (20.78%) Git (software)
4 151 (12.55%) JUnit
5 128 (10.64%) Gradle
6 95 (7.90%) Cucumber
7 82 (6.82%) JIRA
8 71 (5.90%) Selenium
9 64 (5.32%) Subversion
10 55 (4.57%) Sonatype Nexus
11 51 (4.24%) Ant
12 45 (3.74%) Mockito
13 39 (3.24%) TeamCity
14 35 (2.91%) IntelliJ
15 34 (2.83%) Vagrant
16 33 (2.74%) SonarQube
17 32 (2.66%) Eclipse
18 29 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 28 (2.33%) Spock
20 24 (2.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 341 (28.35%) Finance
2 163 (13.55%) Banking
3 120 (9.98%) Games
4 54 (4.49%) Investment Banking
5 50 (4.16%) Retail Banking
6 31 (2.58%) Retail
7 28 (2.33%) Publishing
8 27 (2.24%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.16%) Law
10 10 (0.83%) Marketing
11 6 (0.50%) Billing
11 6 (0.50%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.42%) Advertising
12 5 (0.42%) Front Office
13 4 (0.33%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.25%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.17%) Back Office
15 2 (0.17%) Electronics
16 1 (0.083%) Automotive
16 1 (0.083%) Legal
Job Titles
1 885 (73.57%) Developer
2 754 (62.68%) Java Developer
3 273 (22.69%) Senior Developer
4 250 (20.78%) Senior Java Developer
5 191 (15.88%) Java Engineer
6 173 (14.38%) Software Engineer
7 145 (12.05%) Java Software Engineer
8 81 (6.73%) Software Developer
9 79 (6.57%) Senior Java Engineer
10 74 (6.15%) Agile Developer
11 73 (6.07%) Agile Java Developer
12 60 (4.99%) Java Software Developer
13 57 (4.74%) Senior Software Engineer
14 56 (4.66%) Full Stack Developer
15 54 (4.49%) Senior Java Software Engineer
16 53 (4.41%) AWS Developer
17 47 (3.91%) Senior Agile Developer
17 47 (3.91%) Senior Agile Java Developer
18 38 (3.16%) Lead Developer
19 36 (2.99%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,115 (92.68%) Spring
2 365 (30.34%) RESTful
3 337 (28.01%) AngularJS
4 330 (27.43%) REST
5 306 (25.44%) Web Services
6 300 (24.94%) HTML
7 253 (21.03%) CSS
8 242 (20.12%) Hibernate
9 199 (16.54%) React
10 190 (15.79%) HTML5
11 188 (15.63%) Node.js
12 165 (13.72%) Spring MVC
13 162 (13.47%) J2EE
14 141 (11.72%) Java EE
15 139 (11.55%) JSON
16 125 (10.39%) Spring Cloud
17 117 (9.73%) JPA
18 115 (9.56%) CSS3
19 99 (8.23%) SOAP
20 92 (7.65%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 171 (14.21%) Computer Science
2 156 (12.97%) Fintech
3 115 (9.56%) Greenfield Project
4 78 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (4.99%) Enterprise Software
5 60 (4.99%) User Experience
6 56 (4.66%) Mobile App
7 25 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
8 16 (1.33%) Algorithms
9 15 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (1.25%) Online Games
10 13 (1.08%) Bitcoin
10 13 (1.08%) iPad
11 10 (0.83%) Data Structures
11 10 (0.83%) Public Cloud
12 9 (0.75%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.67%) Analytical Mindset
13 8 (0.67%) Data Centre
13 8 (0.67%) Online Gambling
14 7 (0.58%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 188 (15.63%) Linux
2 115 (9.56%) Unix
3 46 (3.82%) Apple iOS
4 42 (3.49%) Android
5 8 (0.67%) Windows
6 4 (0.33%) Solaris
7 2 (0.17%) CentOS
7 2 (0.17%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.083%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.083%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 867 (72.07%) Agile Software Development
2 602 (50.04%) Microservices
3 549 (45.64%) TDD
4 387 (32.17%) Scrum
5 369 (30.67%) Software Engineering
6 296 (24.61%) BDD
7 278 (23.11%) DevOps
8 250 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
9 233 (19.37%) MVC
10 179 (14.88%) Test Automation
11 163 (13.55%) Unit Testing
12 156 (12.97%) Mentoring
13 151 (12.55%) Open Source
14 143 (11.89%) OO
15 137 (11.39%) Kanban
16 117 (9.73%) SOA
17 104 (8.65%) Web Development
18 91 (7.56%) Continuous Delivery
19 76 (6.32%) SDLC
20 72 (5.99%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1,184 (98.42%) Java
2 456 (37.91%) JavaScript
3 323 (26.85%) SQL
4 186 (15.46%) Scala
5 158 (13.13%) Python
6 101 (8.40%) Groovy
7 60 (4.99%) Ruby
8 56 (4.66%) Go
9 53 (4.41%) PHP
10 44 (3.66%) ES6
11 42 (3.49%) PL/SQL
11 42 (3.49%) Shell Script
12 41 (3.41%) C++
13 37 (3.08%) C#
14 33 (2.74%) Kotlin
14 33 (2.74%) TypeScript
15 29 (2.41%) GraphQL
16 28 (2.33%) Java 9
17 26 (2.16%) Clojure
18 23 (1.91%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 213 (17.71%) Degree
2 98 (8.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (1.58%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.00%) Master's Degree
5 8 (0.67%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.25%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.25%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.083%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.083%) CCNA
7 1 (0.083%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.083%) PhD
7 1 (0.083%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.083%) RHCE
7 1 (0.083%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (10.64%) QA
2 11 (0.91%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.25%) GCP
4 2 (0.17%) MiFID
5 1 (0.083%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.083%) SLA
System Software
1 397 (33.00%) Docker
2 13 (1.08%) HDFS
3 11 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.17%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.083%) Gluster
7 1 (0.083%) iptables
7 1 (0.083%) KVM
7 1 (0.083%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 105 (8.73%) Ansible
2 81 (6.73%) Kubernetes
3 45 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (3.66%) Terraform
5 42 (3.49%) Puppet
6 20 (1.66%) Kibana
7 16 (1.33%) Prometheus
8 12 (1.00%) Grafana
8 12 (1.00%) Zipkin
9 10 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
10 8 (0.67%) logstash
11 7 (0.58%) Marathon
12 4 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
13 3 (0.25%) CA Wily
13 3 (0.25%) OpenView
14 2 (0.17%) Apache Shiro
14 2 (0.17%) Icinga
14 2 (0.17%) Nagios
14 2 (0.17%) Packer
14 2 (0.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 160 (13.30%) Oracle
2 47 (3.91%) Google
3 31 (2.58%) Splunk
4 28 (2.33%) AppDynamics
5 25 (2.08%) Apigee
5 25 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
6 23 (1.91%) IBM
7 17 (1.41%) Facebook
8 16 (1.33%) Microsoft
8 16 (1.33%) New Relic
8 16 (1.33%) VMware
9 12 (1.00%) Apple
9 12 (1.00%) Sybase
10 11 (0.91%) MuleSoft
10 11 (0.91%) Talend
11 7 (0.58%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.58%) Capita
12 5 (0.42%) CA
12 5 (0.42%) Hortonworks
12 5 (0.42%) Mercator