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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 28 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spring Boot
UK
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 175 203 225
Rank change year-on-year +28 +22 +44
Permanent jobs citing Spring Boot 4,079 1,850 1,228
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.30% 1.75% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.69% 4.30% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,221 1,140 1,032
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £51,593
% change year-on-year +13.64% +6.60% -1.73%

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 71,743 43,033 31,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.47% 40.77% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30,232 29,606 25,978
10th Percentile £38,000 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £64,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.17% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 28 June 2022.

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 28 June 2022. 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
Jobs
England +13 3,257 £75,000 +7.14% 286
London +13 2,410 £85,000 +9.68% 180
Work from Home +1 1,807 £70,000 +7.69% 159
UK excluding London -23 955 £62,500 +13.64% 125
South East -18 262 £72,500 +20.83% 19
North of England -56 247 £62,500 +13.64% 41
North West -7 149 £65,000 - 20
Midlands +18 143 £65,000 +8.33% 22
West Midlands 0 101 £70,000 +21.74% 16
Yorkshire -4 96 £57,500 +6.48% 16
Scotland -19 92 £62,500 +23.46% 19
South West -75 86 £57,000 +7.39% 19
Northern Ireland +24 66 £57,500 -17.86% 1
East of England -42 63 £60,000 -15.79% 2
East Midlands +4 42 £55,000 -15.38% 6
Wales -66 6 £47,500 +5.56% 3
North East -88 2 - - 5

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, 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 3,852 (94.43%) Java
2 3,632 (89.04%) Spring
3 2,459 (60.28%) Agile
4 2,323 (56.95%) Microservices
5 2,113 (51.80%) Docker
6 2,057 (50.43%) Kubernetes
7 1,952 (47.85%) AWS
8 1,831 (44.89%) Software Engineering
9 1,477 (36.21%) CI/CD
10 1,384 (33.93%) Kafka
11 1,351 (33.12%) TDD
12 1,225 (30.03%) Finance
13 1,172 (28.73%) Git (software)
14 1,106 (27.11%) Jenkins
15 1,074 (26.33%) React
16 1,013 (24.83%) REST
17 987 (24.20%) JavaScript
18 961 (23.56%) DevOps
19 936 (22.95%) Social Skills
20 893 (21.89%) Azure
21 891 (21.84%) SQL
22 875 (21.45%) RESTful
23 847 (20.76%) NoSQL
24 829 (20.32%) Continuous Integration
25 799 (19.59%) Banking
26 786 (19.27%) Scrum
26 786 (19.27%) GCP
27 762 (18.68%) Test Automation
28 759 (18.61%) Problem-Solving
29 739 (18.12%) PostgreSQL

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
1 157 (3.85%) Confluence
2 109 (2.67%) Apache
3 79 (1.94%) CMS
4 74 (1.81%) nginx
5 52 (1.27%) Apache Spark
6 41 (1.01%) JBoss
7 34 (0.83%) Camunda
7 34 (0.83%) WebSphere
8 28 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
9 25 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
9 25 (0.61%) Tomcat
10 21 (0.51%) IIS
11 19 (0.47%) Headless CMS
12 17 (0.42%) Apache Solr
13 16 (0.39%) Apache Airflow
13 16 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
14 15 (0.37%) GlassFish
14 15 (0.37%) IBM Domino
15 13 (0.32%) ColdFusion
15 13 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (0.56%) Chatbot
2 4 (0.098%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.098%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.049%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.025%) InVision
4 1 (0.025%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.025%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 38 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
2 25 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
3 21 (0.51%) Distributed Ledger
4 11 (0.27%) R3 Corda
5 8 (0.20%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 7 (0.17%) Magento
6 7 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.025%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1,952 (47.85%) AWS
2 893 (21.89%) Azure
3 786 (19.27%) GCP
4 492 (12.06%) Serverless
5 403 (9.88%) GitHub
6 317 (7.77%) AWS Lambda
7 275 (6.74%) OpenShift
8 232 (5.69%) Cloud Computing
9 179 (4.39%) SaaS
10 148 (3.63%) Amazon S3
11 132 (3.24%) Azure DevOps
12 125 (3.06%) Amazon EC2
13 119 (2.92%) Datadog
14 99 (2.43%) Amazon Kinesis
15 88 (2.16%) Azure Functions
16 87 (2.13%) Amazon EKS
17 77 (1.89%) npm
18 75 (1.84%) Amazon SQS
19 66 (1.62%) WhatsApp
20 56 (1.37%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 125 (3.06%) HTTP
2 116 (2.84%) PPP
3 86 (2.11%) Internet
4 78 (1.91%) Kerberos
5 43 (1.05%) TCP/IP
6 29 (0.71%) Firewall
7 26 (0.64%) AMQP
7 26 (0.64%) Broadband
8 25 (0.61%) DNS
9 24 (0.59%) SMS
10 11 (0.27%) Calico
11 8 (0.20%) DHCP
11 8 (0.20%) FTP
11 8 (0.20%) Network Security
11 8 (0.20%) Reverse Proxy
12 7 (0.17%) SSH
12 7 (0.17%) SSL
12 7 (0.17%) VPN
13 6 (0.15%) HTTPS
14 5 (0.12%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 847 (20.76%) NoSQL
2 739 (18.12%) PostgreSQL
3 673 (16.50%) MySQL
4 570 (13.97%) Relational Database
5 530 (12.99%) MongoDB
6 359 (8.80%) Redis
7 284 (6.96%) Elasticsearch
8 180 (4.41%) SQL Server
9 176 (4.31%) Big Data
10 160 (3.92%) DynamoDB
11 158 (3.87%) RDBMS
12 152 (3.73%) Amazon Aurora
13 128 (3.14%) Apache Cassandra
14 87 (2.13%) Hadoop
15 63 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
16 61 (1.50%) CockroachDB
17 59 (1.45%) Couchbase
18 51 (1.25%) HBase
19 49 (1.20%) DB2
20 46 (1.13%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1,172 (28.73%) Git (software)
2 1,106 (27.11%) Jenkins
3 688 (16.87%) Maven
4 450 (11.03%) Gradle
5 419 (10.27%) JUnit
6 296 (7.26%) GitLab
7 277 (6.79%) JIRA
8 234 (5.74%) Mockito
9 219 (5.37%) SonarQube
10 215 (5.27%) Cucumber
11 194 (4.76%) Bitbucket
12 125 (3.06%) Sonatype Nexus
13 121 (2.97%) Selenium
14 96 (2.35%) Mocha
15 92 (2.26%) Artifactory
16 88 (2.16%) CircleCI
16 88 (2.16%) webpack
17 86 (2.11%) Subversion
18 62 (1.52%) Snyk
19 61 (1.50%) Eclipse
General
1 1,225 (30.03%) Finance
2 936 (22.95%) Social Skills
3 799 (19.59%) Banking
4 393 (9.63%) Retail
5 349 (8.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 302 (7.40%) Games
7 294 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
8 155 (3.80%) Marketing
9 154 (3.78%) Legal
10 128 (3.14%) Law
11 117 (2.87%) Telecoms
12 105 (2.57%) Public Sector
13 84 (2.06%) Automotive
14 83 (2.03%) Retail Banking
15 77 (1.89%) Financial Institution
16 64 (1.57%) Manufacturing
17 56 (1.37%) Front Office
18 55 (1.35%) Investment Banking
19 42 (1.03%) Publishing
20 38 (0.93%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1,934 (47.41%) Developer
2 1,406 (34.47%) Java Developer
3 1,045 (25.62%) Software Engineer
4 777 (19.05%) Java Engineer
5 612 (15.00%) Senior Developer
6 493 (12.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 373 (9.14%) Java Software Engineer
8 362 (8.87%) Senior Software Engineer
9 274 (6.72%) Senior Java Engineer
10 199 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
11 144 (3.53%) Software Developer
12 135 (3.31%) Architect
13 126 (3.09%) Lead Developer
14 116 (2.84%) Backend Developer
15 115 (2.82%) Senior Java Software Engineer
16 100 (2.45%) Lead Java Developer
17 98 (2.40%) Applications Engineer
17 98 (2.40%) DevOps Engineer
18 96 (2.35%) Technical Leader
19 82 (2.01%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,632 (89.04%) Spring
2 1,384 (33.93%) Kafka
3 1,074 (26.33%) React
4 1,013 (24.83%) REST
5 875 (21.45%) RESTful
6 687 (16.84%) AngularJS
7 666 (16.33%) Node.js
8 506 (12.41%) CSS
9 490 (12.01%) HTML
10 457 (11.20%) Web Services
11 426 (10.44%) Hibernate
12 321 (7.87%) GraphQL
13 310 (7.60%) RabbitMQ
14 277 (6.79%) HTML5
15 238 (5.83%) Spring MVC
16 225 (5.52%) Redux
17 210 (5.15%) Spring Cloud
18 186 (4.56%) .NET
19 175 (4.29%) JSON
20 171 (4.19%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 267 (6.55%) User Experience
2 246 (6.03%) Cloud Native
3 196 (4.81%) Greenfield Project
4 187 (4.58%) Self-Motivation
5 185 (4.54%) Enterprise Software
6 174 (4.27%) Public Cloud
7 165 (4.05%) Algorithms
8 141 (3.46%) Social Network
9 138 (3.38%) Data Structures
10 127 (3.11%) Virtual Team
11 122 (2.99%) Mobile App
12 97 (2.38%) Derivative
13 62 (1.52%) Blockchain
14 58 (1.42%) PMI
15 54 (1.32%) Management Information System
16 52 (1.27%) Fixed Income
16 52 (1.27%) Video\Live Streaming
17 50 (1.23%) Data Centre
18 48 (1.18%) Social Media
19 38 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 439 (10.76%) Linux
2 232 (5.69%) Unix
3 130 (3.19%) Android
4 120 (2.94%) Windows
5 48 (1.18%) Apple iOS
6 47 (1.15%) Ubuntu
7 34 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (0.49%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.049%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.025%) CentOS
10 1 (0.025%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,459 (60.28%) Agile
2 2,323 (56.95%) Microservices
3 1,831 (44.89%) Software Engineering
4 1,477 (36.21%) CI/CD
5 1,351 (33.12%) TDD
6 961 (23.56%) DevOps
7 829 (20.32%) Continuous Integration
8 786 (19.27%) Scrum
9 762 (18.68%) Test Automation
10 759 (18.61%) Problem-Solving
11 725 (17.77%) Full Stack Development
12 645 (15.81%) Mentoring
13 634 (15.54%) BDD
14 520 (12.75%) OO
15 483 (11.84%) Fintech
16 450 (11.03%) Computer Science
17 397 (9.73%) Event-Driven
18 375 (9.19%) Clean Code
19 374 (9.17%) Continuous Delivery
20 365 (8.95%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3,852 (94.43%) Java
2 987 (24.20%) JavaScript
3 891 (21.84%) SQL
4 535 (13.12%) Python
5 524 (12.85%) TypeScript
6 516 (12.65%) Kotlin
7 205 (5.03%) Scala
8 157 (3.85%) Go
9 147 (3.60%) ES6
10 133 (3.26%) C#
11 106 (2.60%) Groovy
12 95 (2.33%) Shell Script
13 68 (1.67%) Perl
14 52 (1.27%) C
14 52 (1.27%) C++
15 44 (1.08%) Ruby
16 41 (1.01%) Bash
17 34 (0.83%) ES7
18 28 (0.69%) VBA
19 18 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 574 (14.07%) Degree
2 234 (5.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 69 (1.69%) OCP
3 69 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
4 64 (1.57%) Master's Degree
5 58 (1.42%) PMI Certification
6 50 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
7 45 (1.10%) Security Cleared
8 43 (1.05%) SC Cleared
9 21 (0.51%) AWS Certification
10 10 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
11 9 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (0.098%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.049%) PhD
13 2 (0.049%) Sun Certification
13 2 (0.049%) TOGAF Certification
14 1 (0.025%) Chartered Engineer
14 1 (0.025%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.025%) OCPJP
14 1 (0.025%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 404 (9.90%) QA
2 23 (0.56%) Accessibility
3 21 (0.51%) EMIR
3 21 (0.51%) MiFID
4 20 (0.49%) GDPR
5 16 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 11 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.12%) SLA
9 4 (0.098%) GLP
9 4 (0.098%) SNOMED CT
10 3 (0.074%) IFRS
10 3 (0.074%) IFRS 17
10 3 (0.074%) IFRS 9
10 3 (0.074%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.049%) IEC 62304
11 2 (0.049%) ISO 13485
11 2 (0.049%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.049%) SEPA
11 2 (0.049%) WCAG
System Software
1 2,113 (51.80%) Docker
2 38 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 31 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (0.22%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.22%) ISA Server
5 3 (0.074%) Firmware
6 1 (0.025%) HDFS
6 1 (0.025%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2,057 (50.43%) Kubernetes
2 571 (14.00%) Terraform
3 316 (7.75%) Ansible
4 127 (3.11%) Prometheus
5 123 (3.02%) Grafana
6 91 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
7 89 (2.18%) Istio
8 83 (2.03%) Kibana
9 75 (1.84%) Docker Swarm
10 70 (1.72%) Puppet
11 31 (0.76%) Argo
12 21 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
13 18 (0.44%) Kubeflow
14 15 (0.37%) Kiali
14 15 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
15 13 (0.32%) Mesos
16 6 (0.15%) logstash
17 5 (0.12%) ZABBIX
18 4 (0.098%) Marathon
18 4 (0.098%) Oozie
Vendors
1 327 (8.02%) Oracle
2 233 (5.71%) Google
3 143 (3.51%) Microsoft
4 112 (2.75%) Splunk
5 83 (2.03%) Red Hat
6 76 (1.86%) Confluent
7 69 (1.69%) Atlassian
8 66 (1.62%) Checkmarx
9 61 (1.50%) Snapchat
10 60 (1.47%) AppDynamics
11 43 (1.05%) Spotify
12 42 (1.03%) Elastic Path
13 40 (0.98%) Cisco
14 39 (0.96%) Optimizely
15 37 (0.91%) Sun
16 34 (0.83%) IBM
16 34 (0.83%) Sybase
17 33 (0.81%) LexisNexis
17 33 (0.81%) New Relic
18 28 (0.69%) Dataiku