Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spring Boot
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 208 240 292
Rank change year-on-year +32 +52 +203
Permanent jobs citing Spring Boot 808 1,939 1,894
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.62% 1.39% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.71% 3.73% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 824 1,735 1,557
Median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,225 £39,776 £38,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £92,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 21,783 51,951 66,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.74% 37.34% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 18,344 42,547 55,228
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +35 747 £62,500 -3.85% 145
London +17 424 £72,500 -3.33% 78
UK excluding London +73 375 £52,500 - 87
Work from Home +25 163 £62,500 -3.85% 40
South East +63 122 £66,250 +10.42% 13
North of England +61 101 £50,000 - 30
Yorkshire +59 59 £50,000 - 10
South West +128 51 £50,000 - 15
North West +61 37 £55,000 +10.00% 16
East of England +110 26 £47,500 -13.64% 3
Scotland +64 24 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Midlands +111 20 £56,250 +22.28% 6
Wales +35 20 £42,500 +6.25% 7
West Midlands +80 16 £67,500 +42.11% 4
Northern Ireland +21 11 £50,000 -18.37% 4
East Midlands +80 4 £47,500 +5.56% 2
North East +29 4 £47,500 -26.67% 4

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 785 (97.15%) Java
2 716 (88.61%) Spring
3 446 (55.20%) Microservices
4 396 (49.01%) Agile Software Development
5 275 (34.03%) Java 8
6 265 (32.80%) Docker
7 251 (31.06%) TDD
8 249 (30.82%) AWS
9 231 (28.59%) DevOps
10 228 (28.22%) Kubernetes
11 224 (27.72%) SQL
12 200 (24.75%) Software Engineering
13 179 (22.15%) JavaScript
14 167 (20.67%) NoSQL
15 160 (19.80%) Finance
16 152 (18.81%) Kafka
17 149 (18.44%) Web Services
18 146 (18.07%) Jenkins
19 143 (17.70%) RESTful
20 141 (17.45%) AngularJS
21 139 (17.20%) REST
22 131 (16.21%) Maven
23 128 (15.84%) Git (software)
24 127 (15.72%) React
25 126 (15.59%) BDD
26 124 (15.35%) Node.js
27 112 (13.86%) Hibernate
28 111 (13.74%) Azure
29 110 (13.61%) Scrum
30 105 (13.00%) Terraform

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 73 (9.03%) Elasticsearch
2 58 (7.18%) Apache
3 54 (6.68%) Apache Spark
4 44 (5.45%) Tomcat
5 29 (3.59%) WebSphere
6 23 (2.85%) Cloud Foundry
7 17 (2.10%) WebLogic
8 15 (1.86%) Confluence
9 14 (1.73%) JBoss
10 7 (0.87%) GlassFish
11 5 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.50%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.37%) IBM HTTP Server
13 3 (0.37%) Jupyter
13 3 (0.37%) Tornado
13 3 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.37%) WildFly
14 2 (0.25%) Camunda
14 2 (0.25%) Ethereum
14 2 (0.25%) Hyperledger
Business Applications
1 34 (4.21%) R3 Corda
2 29 (3.59%) Distributed Ledger
3 7 (0.87%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 4 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 249 (30.82%) AWS
2 111 (13.74%) Azure
3 70 (8.66%) GCP
4 57 (7.05%) GitHub
5 45 (5.57%) OpenShift
6 34 (4.21%) Serverless
7 30 (3.71%) SaaS
8 26 (3.22%) PaaS
9 23 (2.85%) Stackdriver
10 20 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
12 17 (2.10%) Amazon ECS
13 15 (1.86%) iPaaS
14 14 (1.73%) AWS Lambda
15 12 (1.49%) Amazon Kinesis
15 12 (1.49%) IBM Cloud
15 12 (1.49%) Slack
16 10 (1.24%) Amazon S3
16 10 (1.24%) Amazon SQS
17 9 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.60%) Internet
2 13 (1.61%) HTTP
3 7 (0.87%) AMQP
3 7 (0.87%) SSH
4 5 (0.62%) Firewall
5 4 (0.50%) WebEx
6 3 (0.37%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.25%) Wireless
8 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.12%) Network Security
8 1 (0.12%) SMS
8 1 (0.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (20.67%) NoSQL
2 78 (9.65%) PostgreSQL
3 61 (7.55%) MongoDB
4 52 (6.44%) Apache Cassandra
4 52 (6.44%) Big Data
5 47 (5.82%) Relational Database
6 45 (5.57%) SQL Server
7 41 (5.07%) MySQL
8 35 (4.33%) Hadoop
9 28 (3.47%) Redis
10 19 (2.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 18 (2.23%) Amazon RDS
12 17 (2.10%) Blockchain
13 13 (1.61%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.36%) Couchbase
15 10 (1.24%) Oracle Database
15 10 (1.24%) Oracle Database 12c
16 8 (0.99%) MariaDB
17 7 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (0.87%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 146 (18.07%) Jenkins
2 131 (16.21%) Maven
3 128 (15.84%) Git (software)
4 82 (10.15%) JUnit
5 55 (6.81%) Gradle
6 44 (5.45%) IntelliJ
7 39 (4.83%) JIRA
8 35 (4.33%) Mockito
9 24 (2.97%) GitLab
10 23 (2.85%) Cucumber
11 20 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 18 (2.23%) Sonatype Nexus
13 16 (1.98%) Bitbucket
14 15 (1.86%) Selenium
15 13 (1.61%) Ant
15 13 (1.61%) TeamCity
16 12 (1.49%) SonarQube
16 12 (1.49%) Subversion
17 10 (1.24%) Artifactory
18 9 (1.11%) Liquibase
General
1 160 (19.80%) Finance
2 79 (9.78%) Banking
3 56 (6.93%) Public Sector
4 34 (4.21%) Investment Banking
5 22 (2.72%) Retail
6 10 (1.24%) Games
6 10 (1.24%) Law
7 8 (0.99%) Financial Institution
8 7 (0.87%) Advertising
8 7 (0.87%) Marketing
8 7 (0.87%) Police
9 5 (0.62%) Back Office
9 5 (0.62%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.50%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.50%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.37%) French Language
11 3 (0.37%) Front Office
11 3 (0.37%) Local Government
12 2 (0.25%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 590 (73.02%) Developer
2 513 (63.49%) Java Developer
3 169 (20.92%) Senior Developer
4 159 (19.68%) Senior Java Developer
5 95 (11.76%) Java Engineer
6 90 (11.14%) Software Engineer
7 57 (7.05%) Lead Developer
8 56 (6.93%) Java Software Engineer
9 53 (6.56%) Lead Java Developer
10 43 (5.32%) Senior Java Engineer
11 41 (5.07%) Architect
12 38 (4.70%) Full Stack Developer
13 32 (3.96%) Senior Software Engineer
14 26 (3.22%) AWS Developer
14 26 (3.22%) Junior
15 24 (2.97%) Junior Developer
16 23 (2.85%) Java Architect
16 23 (2.85%) Junior Java Developer
17 21 (2.60%) Senior Java Software Engineer
18 20 (2.48%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 716 (88.61%) Spring
2 152 (18.81%) Kafka
3 149 (18.44%) Web Services
4 143 (17.70%) RESTful
5 141 (17.45%) AngularJS
6 139 (17.20%) REST
7 127 (15.72%) React
8 124 (15.35%) Node.js
9 112 (13.86%) Hibernate
10 69 (8.54%) RabbitMQ
11 60 (7.43%) SOAP
12 59 (7.30%) Java EE
13 58 (7.18%) OAuth
14 55 (6.81%) J2EE
15 50 (6.19%) CSS
15 50 (6.19%) HTML
16 47 (5.82%) Spring Cloud
17 46 (5.69%) JMS
18 42 (5.20%) Spring Integration
19 36 (4.46%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.30%) Greenfield Project
2 49 (6.06%) Cloud Native
3 33 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (2.35%) Fixed Income
5 17 (2.10%) Mobile App
6 13 (1.61%) Public Cloud
7 11 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (1.36%) STB
7 11 (1.36%) User Experience
8 10 (1.24%) Life Science
9 8 (0.99%) Algorithms
9 8 (0.99%) Data Structures
9 8 (0.99%) Derivative
9 8 (0.99%) Social Network
10 7 (0.87%) Private Cloud
11 6 (0.74%) N-Tier
11 6 (0.74%) Social Media
12 5 (0.62%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 56 (6.93%) Linux
2 23 (2.85%) Windows
3 18 (2.23%) Unix
4 16 (1.98%) Android
5 12 (1.49%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.25%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (55.20%) Microservices
2 396 (49.01%) Agile Software Development
3 251 (31.06%) TDD
4 231 (28.59%) DevOps
5 200 (24.75%) Software Engineering
6 126 (15.59%) BDD
7 110 (13.61%) Scrum
8 85 (10.52%) Continuous Integration
9 73 (9.03%) MVC
10 67 (8.29%) Fintech
11 64 (7.92%) Test Automation
12 62 (7.67%) Mentoring
13 59 (7.30%) OO
14 53 (6.56%) Computer Science
15 49 (6.06%) Data Modelling
16 47 (5.82%) Problem-Solving
17 46 (5.69%) Machine Learning
18 42 (5.20%) Data Security
19 38 (4.70%) Multithreading
20 37 (4.58%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 785 (97.15%) Java
2 275 (34.03%) Java 8
3 224 (27.72%) SQL
4 179 (22.15%) JavaScript
5 93 (11.51%) Kotlin
6 69 (8.54%) Python
7 58 (7.18%) TypeScript
8 41 (5.07%) Scala
9 28 (3.47%) Shell Script
10 16 (1.98%) C#
11 11 (1.36%) Apple Swift
12 9 (1.11%) Go
13 8 (0.99%) Objective-C
13 8 (0.99%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.87%) C
14 7 (0.87%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.74%) Java 9
15 6 (0.74%) PHP
16 4 (0.50%) C++
16 4 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 68 (8.42%) Security Cleared
2 63 (7.80%) Degree
3 50 (6.19%) SC Cleared
4 47 (5.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (2.48%) DV Cleared
6 14 (1.73%) Master's Degree
7 9 (1.11%) PhD
8 4 (0.50%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.22%) QA
2 9 (1.11%) NIST
3 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.12%) NCSC
4 1 (0.12%) PSD2
System Software
1 265 (32.80%) Docker
2 11 (1.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.37%) vSphere
4 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.12%) HDFS
4 1 (0.12%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 228 (28.22%) Kubernetes
2 105 (13.00%) Terraform
3 43 (5.32%) Ansible
4 25 (3.09%) Grafana
4 25 (3.09%) Puppet
5 23 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.50%) Kibana
6 4 (0.50%) logstash
7 3 (0.37%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 3 (0.37%) Istio
7 3 (0.37%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.37%) vRealize
8 2 (0.25%) HP Fortify
8 2 (0.25%) Scalr
9 1 (0.12%) Ambari
9 1 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.12%) Marathon
9 1 (0.12%) Mesos
9 1 (0.12%) Oozie
9 1 (0.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 90 (11.14%) Oracle
2 58 (7.18%) Google
3 25 (3.09%) Splunk
4 24 (2.97%) ServiceNow
5 22 (2.72%) Red Hat
6 20 (2.48%) IBM
7 14 (1.73%) SAP
8 12 (1.49%) Microsoft
9 11 (1.36%) MuleSoft
10 10 (1.24%) Atlassian
11 9 (1.11%) Apple
12 5 (0.62%) Solace
12 5 (0.62%) Talend
12 5 (0.62%) WSO2
13 4 (0.50%) Dell
13 4 (0.50%) Pega
13 4 (0.50%) TIBCO
13 4 (0.50%) webMethods
14 3 (0.37%) Perforce
14 3 (0.37%) Terracotta