Period
to 19 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spring Boot
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 474 943 1202
Rank change year-on-year +469 +259 +105
Permanent jobs citing Spring Boot 1071 293 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.61% 0.15% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.53% 0.39% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 801 242 92
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £80,969 £77,375 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.00% +25.00% -11.11%

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 70137 74406 83227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.17% 38.89% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 58034 64517 71205
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 October 2017.

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 October 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 +459 1014 £60,000 +9.09% 118
London +339 658 £62,500 +2.04% 61
UK excluding London +285 388 £54,500 +9.00% 62
South East +154 154 £57,500 +9.52% 23
North of England +72 94 £55,000 +4.76% 21
Yorkshire +69 51 £55,000 +4.76% 9
South West +45 42 £55,000 - 4
North West +21 40 £57,500 +23.66% 12
Midlands +71 35 £48,500 +61.67% 5
East of England +22 30 £50,000 +2.56% 4
East Midlands +57 28 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Northern Ireland - 16 £39,000 - 3
Scotland +4 14 £42,500 -43.33%
West Midlands +23 7 £48,500 +21.25% 2
Wales +11 3 £33,362 -33.28% 2
North East - 3 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, IT jobs citing Spring Boot 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 Spring Boot.

1 1031 (96.27%) Java
2 1019 (95.14%) Spring
3 757 (70.68%) Agile Software Development
4 511 (47.71%) TDD
5 461 (43.04%) Microservices
6 416 (38.84%) Maven
7 377 (35.20%) REST
8 347 (32.40%) JavaScript
9 340 (31.75%) AngularJS
10 332 (31.00%) BDD
11 329 (30.72%) Hibernate
12 303 (28.29%) Git (software)
12 303 (28.29%) Docker
13 295 (27.54%) Finance
14 285 (26.61%) Jenkins
15 283 (26.42%) Scrum
16 281 (26.24%) Web Services
17 273 (25.49%) RESTful
18 269 (25.12%) Software Engineering
19 265 (24.74%) MVC
20 258 (24.09%) SQL
21 253 (23.62%) NoSQL
22 231 (21.57%) HTML
23 217 (20.26%) Amazon AWS
23 217 (20.26%) Continuous Integration
24 211 (19.70%) Spring MVC
25 208 (19.42%) Oracle
26 207 (19.33%) CSS
27 197 (18.39%) Tomcat
28 193 (18.02%) Banking

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
1 197 (18.39%) Tomcat
2 117 (10.92%) Elasticsearch
3 73 (6.82%) Oracle Workflow
4 55 (5.14%) Apache
5 54 (5.04%) JBoss
6 43 (4.01%) Apache Solr
7 41 (3.83%) WebLogic
8 40 (3.73%) Apache Spark
9 30 (2.80%) Confluence
10 19 (1.77%) nginx
11 17 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 15 (1.40%) Jetty
13 13 (1.21%) WildFly
14 10 (0.93%) Mule
14 10 (0.93%) OpenROAD
15 9 (0.84%) Tornado
15 9 (0.84%) WebSphere
16 8 (0.75%) CMS
17 7 (0.65%) Apache Pig
17 7 (0.65%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.28%) CPLEX
3 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.093%) HipChat
4 1 (0.093%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.093%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.093%) Kondor
4 1 (0.093%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.093%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 217 (20.26%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (3.36%) GitHub
4 31 (2.89%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (2.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 26 (2.43%) PaaS
7 25 (2.33%) IaaS
8 21 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
8 21 (1.96%) Serverless
9 19 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (1.68%) OpenShift
11 15 (1.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 12 (1.12%) Amazon S3
12 12 (1.12%) npm
13 10 (0.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 9 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
14 9 (0.84%) SaaS
15 8 (0.75%) Google Play
16 7 (0.65%) Loggly
16 7 (0.65%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.83%) HTTP
2 24 (2.24%) Internet
3 13 (1.21%) AMQP
4 11 (1.03%) SSL
5 6 (0.56%) Kerberos
6 5 (0.47%) SSH
7 4 (0.37%) FTP
8 3 (0.28%) LDAP
8 3 (0.28%) Skype
9 2 (0.19%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.19%) PPP
9 2 (0.19%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.093%) Firewall
10 1 (0.093%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.093%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (23.62%) NoSQL
2 177 (16.53%) MongoDB
3 159 (14.85%) MySQL
4 149 (13.91%) Relational Database
5 101 (9.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 96 (8.96%) Neo4j
7 71 (6.63%) PostgreSQL
8 68 (6.35%) Redis
9 62 (5.79%) Big Data
10 59 (5.51%) Hadoop
11 53 (4.95%) RDBMS
12 41 (3.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 35 (3.27%) Riak
14 31 (2.89%) SQL Server
15 26 (2.43%) Oracle Database
16 25 (2.33%) HBase
17 21 (1.96%) Couchbase
18 19 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
19 17 (1.59%) DTS
19 17 (1.59%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 416 (38.84%) Maven
2 303 (28.29%) Git (software)
3 285 (26.61%) Jenkins
4 138 (12.89%) JUnit
5 124 (11.58%) JIRA
6 112 (10.46%) Gradle
7 88 (8.22%) Cucumber
8 49 (4.58%) Ant
9 48 (4.48%) Mockito
10 46 (4.30%) Subversion
11 41 (3.83%) Eclipse
12 36 (3.36%) Selenium
12 36 (3.36%) TeamCity
13 28 (2.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 28 (2.61%) Grunt
13 28 (2.61%) Spock
14 25 (2.33%) IntelliJ
15 24 (2.24%) Sonatype Nexus
16 23 (2.15%) Vagrant
17 22 (2.05%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 295 (27.54%) Finance
2 193 (18.02%) Banking
3 118 (11.02%) Retail
4 106 (9.90%) Investment Banking
5 101 (9.43%) Games
6 91 (8.50%) Retail Banking
7 33 (3.08%) Marketing
8 30 (2.80%) Telecoms
9 29 (2.71%) Publishing
10 25 (2.33%) Manufacturing
11 24 (2.24%) Advertising
12 22 (2.05%) Electronics
13 13 (1.21%) Back Office
13 13 (1.21%) Front Office
14 9 (0.84%) Music Industry
15 7 (0.65%) Law
16 6 (0.56%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.47%) Legal
18 3 (0.28%) Automotive
18 3 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 749 (69.93%) Developer
2 649 (60.60%) Java Developer
3 288 (26.89%) Senior Developer
4 268 (25.02%) Senior Java Developer
5 126 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 114 (10.64%) Java Engineer
7 83 (7.75%) Software Developer
8 74 (6.91%) Java Software Engineer
9 71 (6.63%) Technical Leader
10 63 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
11 51 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
12 48 (4.48%) Agile Developer
13 46 (4.30%) Agile Java Developer
14 42 (3.92%) Senior Java Engineer
15 38 (3.55%) AWS Developer
16 36 (3.36%) Team Leader
17 33 (3.08%) Senior Software Engineer
18 32 (2.99%) Java Team Leader
19 31 (2.89%) J2EE Developer
19 31 (2.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1019 (95.14%) Spring
2 377 (35.20%) REST
3 340 (31.75%) AngularJS
4 329 (30.72%) Hibernate
5 281 (26.24%) Web Services
6 273 (25.49%) RESTful
7 231 (21.57%) HTML
8 211 (19.70%) Spring MVC
9 207 (19.33%) CSS
10 168 (15.69%) HTML5
11 143 (13.35%) XML
12 133 (12.42%) JPA
13 131 (12.23%) Java EE
14 130 (12.14%) JSON
15 126 (11.76%) J2EE
16 124 (11.58%) JMS
17 120 (11.20%) Node.js
18 117 (10.92%) React
19 109 (10.18%) SOAP
20 108 (10.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 112 (10.46%) Greenfield Project
2 105 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (8.59%) Computer Science
4 74 (6.91%) Fintech
4 74 (6.91%) User Experience
5 61 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
6 48 (4.48%) Mobile App
7 26 (2.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 22 (2.05%) N-Tier
9 21 (1.96%) NHS
10 20 (1.87%) Online Games
11 18 (1.68%) Algorithms
12 13 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
13 11 (1.03%) Blog
14 9 (0.84%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.84%) Cloud Native
14 9 (0.84%) Data Structures
15 8 (0.75%) Life Science
16 6 (0.56%) SWIFT
17 5 (0.47%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 178 (16.62%) Linux
2 64 (5.98%) Unix
3 40 (3.73%) Windows
4 31 (2.89%) Android
5 27 (2.52%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.21%) Solaris
7 4 (0.37%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.19%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.19%) HPUX
9 1 (0.093%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.093%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 757 (70.68%) Agile Software Development
2 511 (47.71%) TDD
3 461 (43.04%) Microservices
4 332 (31.00%) BDD
5 283 (26.42%) Scrum
6 269 (25.12%) Software Engineering
7 265 (24.74%) MVC
8 217 (20.26%) Continuous Integration
9 183 (17.09%) DevOps
10 174 (16.25%) Kanban
11 141 (13.17%) OO
12 135 (12.61%) Mentoring
13 129 (12.04%) SDLC
14 128 (11.95%) Unit Testing
15 127 (11.86%) Test Automation
16 123 (11.48%) Continuous Delivery
17 102 (9.52%) Multithreading
18 97 (9.06%) Open Source
18 97 (9.06%) Pair Programming
19 95 (8.87%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1031 (96.27%) Java
2 347 (32.40%) JavaScript
3 258 (24.09%) SQL
4 115 (10.74%) Python
5 107 (9.99%) C#
6 102 (9.52%) Scala
7 99 (9.24%) Groovy
8 44 (4.11%) ES6
9 42 (3.92%) PHP
9 42 (3.92%) Ruby
10 37 (3.45%) Bash Shell
11 30 (2.80%) C
12 26 (2.43%) Go
12 26 (2.43%) PL/SQL
13 23 (2.15%) Shell Script
14 18 (1.68%) C++
15 15 (1.40%) Objective-C
16 14 (1.31%) GraphQL
16 14 (1.31%) TypeScript
17 12 (1.12%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 155 (14.47%) Degree
2 78 (7.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.65%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.19%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.19%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.093%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (8.03%) QA
2 11 (1.03%) MiFID
3 3 (0.28%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.093%) GCP
5 1 (0.093%) SLA
System Software
1 303 (28.29%) Docker
2 12 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 12 (1.12%) HDFS
3 2 (0.19%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.093%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.093%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.093%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 60 (5.60%) Ansible
2 45 (4.20%) Puppet
3 44 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (3.73%) Kubernetes
5 25 (2.33%) Terraform
6 21 (1.96%) Kibana
7 18 (1.68%) Prometheus
8 16 (1.49%) Grafana
9 12 (1.12%) Zipkin
10 10 (0.93%) Packer
11 9 (0.84%) logstash
11 9 (0.84%) Rancher
12 7 (0.65%) Nagios
12 7 (0.65%) Salt
12 7 (0.65%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
13 5 (0.47%) StatsD
14 2 (0.19%) AirWatch
14 2 (0.19%) Ambari
14 2 (0.19%) linkerd
Vendors
1 208 (19.42%) Oracle
2 47 (4.39%) Google
3 25 (2.33%) Apigee
4 24 (2.24%) SAP
5 21 (1.96%) New Relic
6 20 (1.87%) Microsoft
6 20 (1.87%) Splunk
7 17 (1.59%) AppDynamics
8 16 (1.49%) MuleSoft
9 15 (1.40%) Rackspace
10 12 (1.12%) IBM
11 11 (1.03%) Apple
12 10 (0.93%) Mercator
12 10 (0.93%) Sybase
13 9 (0.84%) FXall
13 9 (0.84%) Reuters
14 8 (0.75%) Cognizant
14 8 (0.75%) JD Edwards
14 8 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
15 7 (0.65%) SaltStack