Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spring Boot
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 448 911 1164
Rank change year-on-year +463 +253 +136
Permanent jobs citing Spring Boot 1120 324 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.62% 0.17% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 0.45% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 839 266 99
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,001 £41,250
% change year-on-year +5.00% +21.21% -8.33%

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 71856 72784 81265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.06% 39.08% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59850 63041 69745
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +427 1054 £60,000 +9.09% 107
London +335 677 £62,500 -3.85% 67
UK excluding London +265 417 £52,500 +5.00% 45
South East +138 159 £57,750 +15.50% 17
North of England +78 106 £52,500 +5.00% 13
South West +41 59 £55,000 - 6
North West +32 55 £52,500 +23.53% 5
Yorkshire +53 48 £51,500 -1.90% 7
East of England +17 27 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Midlands +28 22 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Northern Ireland - 20 £39,000 - 2
Scotland -8 17 £52,500 -30.00%
East Midlands +19 13 £40,000 +33.33%
West Midlands +30 9 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Wales +15 7 £32,862 -34.28% 3
North East - 3 £42,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 1081 (96.52%) Java
2 1060 (94.64%) Spring
3 801 (71.52%) Agile Software Development
4 516 (46.07%) Microservices
5 508 (45.36%) TDD
6 402 (35.89%) Maven
7 393 (35.09%) REST
8 392 (35.00%) JavaScript
9 353 (31.52%) AngularJS
10 351 (31.34%) Docker
11 344 (30.71%) BDD
12 327 (29.20%) Finance
13 315 (28.13%) Scrum
14 314 (28.04%) RESTful
15 308 (27.50%) Software Engineering
16 288 (25.71%) Git (software)
17 284 (25.36%) Web Services
18 283 (25.27%) Jenkins
19 279 (24.91%) Hibernate
20 277 (24.73%) MVC
21 270 (24.11%) SQL
22 244 (21.79%) Amazon AWS
22 244 (21.79%) NoSQL
23 236 (21.07%) HTML
24 234 (20.89%) Continuous Integration
25 217 (19.38%) CSS
26 216 (19.29%) Spring MVC
27 214 (19.11%) Oracle
28 204 (18.21%) DevOps
29 203 (18.13%) Tomcat

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
1 203 (18.13%) Tomcat
2 135 (12.05%) Elasticsearch
3 73 (6.52%) Oracle Workflow
4 48 (4.29%) Apache
4 48 (4.29%) JBoss
5 43 (3.84%) Confluence
6 41 (3.66%) Apache Spark
7 33 (2.95%) WebLogic
8 32 (2.86%) Apache Solr
9 20 (1.79%) Jetty
10 19 (1.70%) nginx
11 15 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 12 (1.07%) Cloud Foundry
13 11 (0.98%) OpenROAD
14 10 (0.89%) WebSphere
15 9 (0.80%) WildFly
16 8 (0.71%) Apache Pig
16 8 (0.71%) Drupal
16 8 (0.71%) GlassFish
16 8 (0.71%) Tornado
Applications
1 4 (0.36%) CPLEX
1 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (0.36%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.18%) HipChat
3 1 (0.089%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.16%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.089%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.089%) Kondor
5 1 (0.089%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.089%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 244 (21.79%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (3.30%) PaaS
4 36 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
4 36 (3.21%) GitHub
5 29 (2.59%) IaaS
6 28 (2.50%) OpenShift
7 26 (2.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 25 (2.23%) Serverless
9 23 (2.05%) AWS Lambda
10 17 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
10 17 (1.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 16 (1.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 16 (1.43%) SaaS
12 12 (1.07%) Amazon S3
12 12 (1.07%) Google Play
13 8 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
13 8 (0.71%) npm
14 6 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
15 5 (0.45%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.48%) HTTP
2 32 (2.86%) Internet
3 17 (1.52%) AMQP
4 15 (1.34%) SSL
5 9 (0.80%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.36%) FTP
6 4 (0.36%) PPP
6 4 (0.36%) Skype
7 2 (0.18%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.18%) SMS
7 2 (0.18%) SMTP
7 2 (0.18%) SSH
7 2 (0.18%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.089%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.089%) Firewall
8 1 (0.089%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.089%) LDAP
8 1 (0.089%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (21.79%) NoSQL
2 184 (16.43%) MySQL
3 169 (15.09%) MongoDB
4 146 (13.04%) Relational Database
5 112 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 104 (9.29%) Neo4j
7 95 (8.48%) PostgreSQL
8 70 (6.25%) Big Data
9 68 (6.07%) Redis
10 53 (4.73%) SQL Server
11 51 (4.55%) Hadoop
12 46 (4.11%) RDBMS
13 42 (3.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 35 (3.13%) Oracle Database
15 28 (2.50%) HBase
16 25 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
16 25 (2.23%) Hazelcast
17 21 (1.88%) Riak
18 20 (1.79%) Blockchain
19 19 (1.70%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 402 (35.89%) Maven
2 288 (25.71%) Git (software)
3 283 (25.27%) Jenkins
4 154 (13.75%) JUnit
5 127 (11.34%) JIRA
6 110 (9.82%) Gradle
7 103 (9.20%) Cucumber
8 50 (4.46%) Ant
9 47 (4.20%) Mockito
9 47 (4.20%) Selenium
9 47 (4.20%) Subversion
10 39 (3.48%) Eclipse
11 36 (3.21%) IntelliJ
12 30 (2.68%) TeamCity
13 28 (2.50%) Spock
14 27 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 27 (2.41%) Grunt
15 26 (2.32%) Sonatype Nexus
16 20 (1.79%) Vagrant
17 18 (1.61%) Bitbucket
General
1 327 (29.20%) Finance
2 193 (17.23%) Banking
3 102 (9.11%) Investment Banking
4 93 (8.30%) Retail Banking
5 90 (8.04%) Games
6 34 (3.04%) Telecoms
7 33 (2.95%) Publishing
8 26 (2.32%) Marketing
9 25 (2.23%) Retail
10 21 (1.88%) Manufacturing
11 14 (1.25%) Electronics
11 14 (1.25%) Law
12 9 (0.80%) Advertising
12 9 (0.80%) Music Industry
13 7 (0.63%) Billing
14 6 (0.54%) Back Office
14 6 (0.54%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.36%) Front Office
16 3 (0.27%) Automotive
16 3 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 767 (68.48%) Developer
2 667 (59.55%) Java Developer
3 263 (23.48%) Senior Developer
4 248 (22.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 145 (12.95%) Software Engineer
6 130 (11.61%) Java Engineer
7 89 (7.95%) Java Software Engineer
8 78 (6.96%) Software Developer
9 68 (6.07%) Technical Leader
10 63 (5.63%) Java Software Developer
10 63 (5.63%) Senior Java Engineer
11 61 (5.45%) Agile Developer
12 59 (5.27%) Agile Java Developer
13 58 (5.18%) Full Stack Developer
14 51 (4.55%) AWS Developer
15 39 (3.48%) Senior Software Engineer
16 36 (3.21%) Senior Agile Developer
16 36 (3.21%) Senior Agile Java Developer
17 35 (3.13%) Senior Java Software Engineer
18 30 (2.68%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1060 (94.64%) Spring
2 393 (35.09%) REST
3 353 (31.52%) AngularJS
4 314 (28.04%) RESTful
5 284 (25.36%) Web Services
6 279 (24.91%) Hibernate
7 236 (21.07%) HTML
8 217 (19.38%) CSS
9 216 (19.29%) Spring MVC
10 159 (14.20%) HTML5
11 151 (13.48%) XML
12 145 (12.95%) J2EE
13 140 (12.50%) Node.js
14 138 (12.32%) JPA
15 133 (11.88%) Java EE
16 125 (11.16%) JSON
16 125 (11.16%) React
17 109 (9.73%) RabbitMQ
18 108 (9.64%) JMS
19 105 (9.38%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 136 (12.14%) Computer Science
2 123 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
3 117 (10.45%) Fintech
4 94 (8.39%) Greenfield Project
5 76 (6.79%) Enterprise Software
6 63 (5.63%) User Experience
7 41 (3.66%) Mobile App
8 25 (2.23%) N-Tier
9 22 (1.96%) Online Games
10 21 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 20 (1.79%) Algorithms
12 16 (1.43%) NHS
13 14 (1.25%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
15 8 (0.71%) Bitcoin
15 8 (0.71%) Cloud Native
15 8 (0.71%) Life Science
16 7 (0.63%) Analytical Mindset
17 6 (0.54%) Data Centre
17 6 (0.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 178 (15.89%) Linux
2 78 (6.96%) Unix
3 32 (2.86%) Android
4 30 (2.68%) Apple iOS
4 30 (2.68%) Windows
5 14 (1.25%) Solaris
6 2 (0.18%) CoreOS
6 2 (0.18%) HPUX
6 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.089%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.089%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 801 (71.52%) Agile Software Development
2 516 (46.07%) Microservices
3 508 (45.36%) TDD
4 344 (30.71%) BDD
5 315 (28.13%) Scrum
6 308 (27.50%) Software Engineering
7 277 (24.73%) MVC
8 234 (20.89%) Continuous Integration
9 204 (18.21%) DevOps
10 156 (13.93%) Kanban
11 154 (13.75%) Test Automation
12 153 (13.66%) Mentoring
13 152 (13.57%) Unit Testing
14 140 (12.50%) OO
15 131 (11.70%) SDLC
16 110 (9.82%) Continuous Delivery
17 103 (9.20%) Open Source
18 99 (8.84%) Asset Management
19 95 (8.48%) Wealth Management
20 94 (8.39%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1081 (96.52%) Java
2 392 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 270 (24.11%) SQL
4 124 (11.07%) Python
5 122 (10.89%) Scala
6 113 (10.09%) Groovy
7 99 (8.84%) C#
8 49 (4.38%) Ruby
9 41 (3.66%) PHP
10 37 (3.30%) ES6
10 37 (3.30%) Go
11 35 (3.13%) Bash Shell
12 30 (2.68%) C
13 25 (2.23%) PL/SQL
14 24 (2.14%) GraphQL
15 21 (1.88%) Shell Script
16 20 (1.79%) C++
16 20 (1.79%) Clojure
16 20 (1.79%) Kotlin
17 19 (1.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 184 (16.43%) Degree
2 101 (9.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.89%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.27%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.27%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.18%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.089%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.089%) CCNA
7 1 (0.089%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.089%) PhD
7 1 (0.089%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.089%) RHCE
7 1 (0.089%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (9.55%) QA
2 7 (0.63%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 3 (0.27%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.27%) GCP
4 2 (0.18%) MiFID
5 1 (0.089%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.089%) SLA
System Software
1 351 (31.34%) Docker
2 18 (1.61%) HDFS
3 14 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.18%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.089%) Gluster
5 1 (0.089%) iptables
5 1 (0.089%) KVM
5 1 (0.089%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.089%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.089%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 77 (6.88%) Ansible
2 65 (5.80%) Kubernetes
3 57 (5.09%) Puppet
4 54 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (3.21%) Terraform
6 24 (2.14%) Kibana
7 18 (1.61%) Prometheus
8 16 (1.43%) Grafana
9 14 (1.25%) Zipkin
10 9 (0.80%) logstash
11 7 (0.63%) Salt
12 6 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
12 6 (0.54%) Marathon
12 6 (0.54%) Nagios
12 6 (0.54%) Packer
13 5 (0.45%) Rancher
13 5 (0.45%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.18%) Consul
14 2 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
14 2 (0.18%) linkerd
Vendors
1 214 (19.11%) Oracle
2 50 (4.46%) Google
3 28 (2.50%) Apigee
4 26 (2.32%) Splunk
5 22 (1.96%) New Relic
6 20 (1.79%) AppDynamics
7 18 (1.61%) Microsoft
8 15 (1.34%) MuleSoft
9 14 (1.25%) SAP
10 13 (1.16%) Apple
11 11 (0.98%) Sybase
12 10 (0.89%) IBM
12 10 (0.89%) Mercator
12 10 (0.89%) Rackspace
13 9 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.71%) Cognizant
14 8 (0.71%) JD Edwards
14 8 (0.71%) PeopleSoft
14 8 (0.71%) Talend
15 6 (0.54%) Facebook