Period
to 15 September 2019

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 15 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spring Boot
UK
6 months to
15 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 239 299 502
Rank change year-on-year +60 +203 +485
Permanent jobs citing Spring Boot 1,937 1,872 1,021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.38% 1.12% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.70% 2.80% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,595 1,481 761
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £82,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.55% +10.00%

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 52,296 66,791 71,507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.37% 40.04% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 42,881 55,342 59,140
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 15 September 2019.

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 15 September 2019. 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 +62 1,818 £65,000 +8.33% 260
London +66 1,067 £75,000 +7.14% 136
UK excluding London +50 848 £52,500 - 151
South East +70 316 £60,000 - 33
North of England -9 258 £50,000 +5.26% 44
Yorkshire -32 147 £50,000 +5.26% 21
North West +35 107 £50,000 -6.54% 20
Scotland +33 65 £50,000 -9.09% 17
South West +27 60 £50,000 +17.65% 19
Midlands +42 58 £46,000 -8.00% 16
East of England +80 56 £52,500 +5.00% 12
West Midlands +32 37 £47,500 -5.00% 11
Wales -10 30 £40,000 -25.58% 11
East Midlands +23 20 £37,500 -21.88% 5
Northern Ireland -7 8 £61,250 - 2
North East +4 4 £64,780 +52.42% 3

For the 6 months to 15 September 2019, 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 1,922 (99.23%) Java
2 1,763 (91.02%) Spring
3 1,198 (61.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1,150 (59.37%) Microservices
5 759 (39.18%) Java 8
6 703 (36.29%) Docker
7 627 (32.37%) Software Engineering
8 623 (32.16%) AWS
9 590 (30.46%) TDD
10 542 (27.98%) JavaScript
11 503 (25.97%) SQL
12 460 (23.75%) Kubernetes
13 448 (23.13%) DevOps
14 432 (22.30%) Jenkins
15 419 (21.63%) RESTful
16 414 (21.37%) Git (software)
17 398 (20.55%) Scrum
18 368 (19.00%) Finance
19 353 (18.22%) REST
20 345 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
21 329 (16.99%) Web Services
22 310 (16.00%) React
23 304 (15.69%) Maven
24 302 (15.59%) Hibernate
25 282 (14.56%) Node.js
26 277 (14.30%) Kafka
27 270 (13.94%) AngularJS
28 262 (13.53%) Mentoring
29 261 (13.47%) Oracle
30 259 (13.37%) BDD

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
1 133 (6.87%) Confluence
2 114 (5.89%) Elasticsearch
3 79 (4.08%) Apache
4 56 (2.89%) Tomcat
5 52 (2.68%) Apache Spark
6 44 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 41 (2.12%) WebSphere
8 34 (1.76%) CMS
9 31 (1.60%) JBoss
10 26 (1.34%) Apache Solr
11 25 (1.29%) Cloud Foundry
12 21 (1.08%) nginx
12 21 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
13 17 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 15 (0.77%) WebLogic
15 13 (0.67%) Jetty
16 11 (0.57%) CoreMedia CMS
17 10 (0.52%) Mule
18 9 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
19 8 (0.41%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (0.41%) Adobe Premiere
2 6 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.052%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 41 (2.12%) Payment Gateway
2 25 (1.29%) SAP Hybris
3 14 (0.72%) Magento
4 7 (0.36%) Fredhopper
5 6 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.21%) SDL Web 8
7 2 (0.10%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 1 (0.052%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.052%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.052%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.052%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 623 (32.16%) AWS
2 209 (10.79%) Azure
3 155 (8.00%) GCP
4 98 (5.06%) Serverless
5 90 (4.65%) OpenShift
6 80 (4.13%) GitHub
7 64 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
8 63 (3.25%) SaaS
9 54 (2.79%) Amazon S3
10 53 (2.74%) AWS Lambda
11 47 (2.43%) PaaS
12 24 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
12 24 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
13 22 (1.14%) Heroku
13 22 (1.14%) IaaS
14 18 (0.93%) Amazon ECS
14 18 (0.93%) Apigee
15 16 (0.83%) Datadog
16 14 (0.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 12 (0.62%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 19 (0.98%) HTTP
2 9 (0.46%) Internet
3 7 (0.36%) AMQP
4 5 (0.26%) FTP
4 5 (0.26%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.26%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.15%) Skype
5 3 (0.15%) SSL
6 2 (0.10%) Network Security
7 1 (0.052%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.052%) SNMP
7 1 (0.052%) SSH
7 1 (0.052%) VPN
7 1 (0.052%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (12.55%) NoSQL
2 233 (12.03%) MySQL
3 223 (11.51%) MongoDB
4 220 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
5 133 (6.87%) Apache Cassandra
6 131 (6.76%) Relational Database
7 103 (5.32%) SQL Server
8 100 (5.16%) Redis
9 73 (3.77%) Big Data
10 72 (3.72%) Amazon RDS
11 53 (2.74%) Oracle Database
12 51 (2.63%) Hadoop
13 47 (2.43%) RDBMS
14 37 (1.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 37 (1.91%) Oracle Database 12c
15 27 (1.39%) Blockchain
16 19 (0.98%) Hazelcast
16 19 (0.98%) MariaDB
17 15 (0.77%) Cosmos DB
18 12 (0.62%) DB2
Development Applications
1 432 (22.30%) Jenkins
2 414 (21.37%) Git (software)
3 304 (15.69%) Maven
4 223 (11.51%) JUnit
5 197 (10.17%) JIRA
6 125 (6.45%) Gradle
7 116 (5.99%) Mockito
8 94 (4.85%) Cucumber
9 70 (3.61%) Selenium
10 55 (2.84%) IntelliJ
11 48 (2.48%) Subversion
12 45 (2.32%) SonarQube
13 42 (2.17%) Bitbucket
14 41 (2.12%) GitLab
15 39 (2.01%) TeamCity
16 38 (1.96%) Eclipse
17 36 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 28 (1.45%) JMeter
19 26 (1.34%) Sonatype Nexus
20 23 (1.19%) webpack
General
1 368 (19.00%) Finance
2 223 (11.51%) Retail
3 210 (10.84%) Banking
4 53 (2.74%) Games
5 49 (2.53%) Marketing
6 40 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 33 (1.70%) Public Sector
8 31 (1.60%) Front Office
9 26 (1.34%) Manufacturing
10 23 (1.19%) Law
11 22 (1.14%) Legal
12 18 (0.93%) Publishing
13 16 (0.83%) Electronics
14 15 (0.77%) Advertising
15 10 (0.52%) Investment Banking
16 8 (0.41%) Back Office
17 7 (0.36%) Retail Banking
18 5 (0.26%) Automotive
19 4 (0.21%) Billing
19 4 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1,335 (68.92%) Developer
2 1,199 (61.90%) Java Developer
3 408 (21.06%) Senior Developer
4 364 (18.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 290 (14.97%) Software Engineer
6 265 (13.68%) Java Engineer
7 163 (8.42%) Java Software Engineer
8 85 (4.39%) Lead Developer
9 84 (4.34%) Senior Java Engineer
10 75 (3.87%) Java Developer - Fintech
10 75 (3.87%) Senior Software Engineer
11 73 (3.77%) Full Stack Developer
11 73 (3.77%) Lead Java Developer
12 71 (3.67%) E-Commerce Developer
12 71 (3.67%) Java E-Commerce Developer
13 65 (3.36%) Architect
14 64 (3.30%) Software Developer
15 49 (2.53%) Senior Java Software Engineer
16 46 (2.37%) AWS Engineer
17 44 (2.27%) AWS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,763 (91.02%) Spring
2 419 (21.63%) RESTful
3 353 (18.22%) REST
4 329 (16.99%) Web Services
5 310 (16.00%) React
6 302 (15.59%) Hibernate
7 282 (14.56%) Node.js
8 277 (14.30%) Kafka
9 270 (13.94%) AngularJS
10 227 (11.72%) HTML
11 209 (10.79%) CSS
12 146 (7.54%) SOAP
13 136 (7.02%) J2EE
14 135 (6.97%) JPA
15 129 (6.66%) Java EE
16 124 (6.40%) JSON
17 104 (5.37%) HTML5
18 101 (5.21%) RabbitMQ
18 101 (5.21%) Spring Security
19 100 (5.16%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 178 (9.19%) Greenfield Project
2 101 (5.21%) iPad
3 87 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
4 77 (3.98%) User Experience
5 74 (3.82%) Mobile App
6 72 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
7 56 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
8 50 (2.58%) Algorithms
9 48 (2.48%) Cloud Native
10 41 (2.12%) Hybrid Cloud
11 38 (1.96%) Fixed Income
12 33 (1.70%) Data Structures
13 17 (0.88%) Social Network
14 16 (0.83%) Virtual Team
15 15 (0.77%) Blog
15 15 (0.77%) Online Gambling
15 15 (0.77%) Wiki
16 14 (0.72%) Public Cloud
17 11 (0.57%) Online Banking
18 10 (0.52%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 226 (11.67%) Linux
2 99 (5.11%) Unix
3 39 (2.01%) Android
4 36 (1.86%) Windows
5 29 (1.50%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (0.31%) CentOS
7 6 (0.31%) SUSE
7 6 (0.31%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.26%) Debian
8 5 (0.26%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.26%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.21%) Fedora
10 2 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.052%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,198 (61.85%) Agile Software Development
2 1,150 (59.37%) Microservices
3 627 (32.37%) Software Engineering
4 590 (30.46%) TDD
5 448 (23.13%) DevOps
6 398 (20.55%) Scrum
7 345 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
8 262 (13.53%) Mentoring
9 259 (13.37%) BDD
10 246 (12.70%) E-Commerce
11 244 (12.60%) Fintech
12 226 (11.67%) OO
13 202 (10.43%) Test Automation
14 193 (9.96%) Computer Science
15 168 (8.67%) Continuous Delivery
16 162 (8.36%) Kanban
17 160 (8.26%) Problem-Solving
18 155 (8.00%) Open Source
19 148 (7.64%) Coaching
20 131 (6.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1,922 (99.23%) Java
2 759 (39.18%) Java 8
3 542 (27.98%) JavaScript
4 503 (25.97%) SQL
5 150 (7.74%) Kotlin
6 146 (7.54%) Scala
7 145 (7.49%) Python
8 80 (4.13%) C#
9 60 (3.10%) ES6
10 57 (2.94%) Java 9
11 53 (2.74%) TypeScript
12 38 (1.96%) Ruby
13 34 (1.76%) PHP
14 29 (1.50%) T-SQL
15 25 (1.29%) C++
16 24 (1.24%) Groovy
17 21 (1.08%) Go
18 18 (0.93%) Erlang
18 18 (0.93%) PL/SQL
19 17 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 200 (10.33%) Degree
2 114 (5.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (1.29%) Security Cleared
4 17 (0.88%) Master's Degree
5 13 (0.67%) TOGAF Certification
6 10 (0.52%) DV Cleared
7 7 (0.36%) PhD
8 6 (0.31%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.31%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.26%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.10%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (7.12%) QA
2 13 (0.67%) GDPR
3 10 (0.52%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.21%) SEPA
5 2 (0.10%) EMIR
5 2 (0.10%) MiFID
6 1 (0.052%) NIST
System Software
1 703 (36.29%) Docker
2 10 (0.52%) HDFS
3 8 (0.41%) GridGain
4 4 (0.21%) KVM
4 4 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.052%) Firmware
5 1 (0.052%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 460 (23.75%) Kubernetes
2 137 (7.07%) Ansible
3 131 (6.76%) Terraform
4 48 (2.48%) Kibana
5 40 (2.07%) Marathon
5 40 (2.07%) Mesos
6 39 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
7 35 (1.81%) Puppet
8 30 (1.55%) Docker Swarm
9 24 (1.24%) Istio
10 13 (0.67%) Salt
11 12 (0.62%) logstash
12 10 (0.52%) Prometheus
13 9 (0.46%) Grafana
14 8 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
14 8 (0.41%) HP Fortify
14 8 (0.41%) Knative
14 8 (0.41%) Packer
15 6 (0.31%) Rancher
16 4 (0.21%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 261 (13.47%) Oracle
2 104 (5.37%) Google
3 62 (3.20%) SAP
4 59 (3.05%) WorldPay
5 46 (2.37%) Adobe
6 43 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 37 (1.91%) hybris
7 37 (1.91%) IBM
8 32 (1.65%) Red Hat
9 22 (1.14%) Facebook
10 20 (1.03%) Splunk
11 17 (0.88%) MuleSoft
12 16 (0.83%) Microsoft
12 16 (0.83%) Sitecore
13 15 (0.77%) Demandware
14 14 (0.72%) Elastic Path
15 11 (0.57%) AppDynamics
15 11 (0.57%) Sybase
16 9 (0.46%) Dynatrace
16 9 (0.46%) New Relic