Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spring Boot
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 190 238 273
Rank change year-on-year +48 +35 +204
Permanent jobs citing Spring Boot 974 1,800 2,008
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.78% 1.34% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.07% 3.52% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,074 1,613 1,714
Median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £93,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%

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 23,916 51,150 64,227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.76% 38.17% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 20,553 42,222 53,060
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,375 £87,500 £83,750
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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +53 912 £65,000 - 208
London +47 526 £75,000 - 125
UK excluding London +88 434 £55,000 +4.76% 102
Work from Home +29 240 £62,500 -10.71% 63
South East +94 126 £62,500 +4.17% 13
South West +142 101 £52,000 +5.05% 14
North of England +1 92 £50,000 -4.76% 37
Yorkshire +19 49 £50,000 - 15
North West +31 34 £51,250 -2.38% 20
Midlands +84 33 £51,250 +2.50% 12
East of England +119 29 £70,000 +36.59% 7
West Midlands +65 29 £62,500 +28.21% 8
Scotland +47 25 £55,000 +15.79% 13
Wales +43 21 £42,500 +6.25% 4
North East +22 8 £48,750 -10.65% 2
Northern Ireland +19 7 £50,000 +13.64% 2
East Midlands +65 4 £47,500 -5.00% 4

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 935 (96.00%) Java
2 824 (84.60%) Spring
3 557 (57.19%) Microservices
4 507 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
5 368 (37.78%) Docker
6 349 (35.83%) Kubernetes
7 324 (33.26%) DevOps
8 321 (32.96%) AWS
9 312 (32.03%) Java 8
10 305 (31.31%) TDD
11 284 (29.16%) SQL
12 252 (25.87%) JavaScript
13 245 (25.15%) Software Engineering
14 234 (24.02%) Kafka
15 214 (21.97%) Azure
16 213 (21.87%) Finance
17 194 (19.92%) Scrum
18 184 (18.89%) AngularJS
19 179 (18.38%) Web Services
20 164 (16.84%) Jenkins
20 164 (16.84%) Node.js
20 164 (16.84%) NoSQL
21 162 (16.63%) Git (software)
22 160 (16.43%) BDD
23 159 (16.32%) PostgreSQL
24 150 (15.40%) REST
25 145 (14.89%) RESTful
26 140 (14.37%) React
27 133 (13.66%) Terraform
28 131 (13.45%) Maven

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 89 (9.14%) Elasticsearch
2 70 (7.19%) Apache Spark
3 61 (6.26%) Apache
4 47 (4.83%) Tomcat
5 34 (3.49%) Cloud Foundry
6 33 (3.39%) WebSphere
7 24 (2.46%) WebLogic
8 18 (1.85%) Confluence
9 17 (1.75%) JBoss
10 11 (1.13%) Tornado
11 10 (1.03%) OpenStack
12 7 (0.72%) GlassFish
12 7 (0.72%) Jupyter
13 4 (0.41%) Camunda
14 3 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.31%) SAS
14 3 (0.31%) WildFly
15 2 (0.21%) nginx
15 2 (0.21%) SharePoint
16 1 (0.10%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 42 (4.31%) R3 Corda
2 28 (2.87%) Distributed Ledger
3 9 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (0.72%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 321 (32.96%) AWS
2 214 (21.97%) Azure
3 128 (13.14%) GCP
4 70 (7.19%) GitHub
5 58 (5.95%) Serverless
6 56 (5.75%) OpenShift
7 51 (5.24%) PaaS
8 41 (4.21%) SaaS
9 32 (3.29%) iPaaS
10 31 (3.18%) Stackdriver
11 26 (2.67%) IBM Cloud
12 25 (2.57%) AWS Lambda
12 25 (2.57%) Azure Active Directory
13 24 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
13 24 (2.46%) Amazon EKS
14 23 (2.36%) Amazon ECS
15 19 (1.95%) Apigee
16 18 (1.85%) IaaS
17 14 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
17 14 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.16%) Internet
2 12 (1.23%) AMQP
3 10 (1.03%) HTTP
4 7 (0.72%) SSH
5 3 (0.31%) Firewall
6 2 (0.21%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.21%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.10%) GPON
7 1 (0.10%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.10%) Network Security
7 1 (0.10%) NGN
7 1 (0.10%) SMS
7 1 (0.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (16.84%) NoSQL
2 159 (16.32%) PostgreSQL
3 82 (8.42%) MongoDB
4 76 (7.80%) Relational Database
5 74 (7.60%) SQL Server
6 73 (7.49%) Big Data
7 44 (4.52%) Redis
8 42 (4.31%) MySQL
9 39 (4.00%) Hadoop
10 37 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
11 24 (2.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 24 (2.46%) Blockchain
12 23 (2.36%) RDBMS
13 19 (1.95%) Couchbase
14 18 (1.85%) Hazelcast
15 17 (1.75%) Data Lake
16 15 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
16 15 (1.54%) Oracle Database
17 12 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
18 11 (1.13%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 164 (16.84%) Jenkins
2 162 (16.63%) Git (software)
3 131 (13.45%) Maven
4 88 (9.03%) JUnit
5 65 (6.67%) Gradle
6 62 (6.37%) IntelliJ
7 48 (4.93%) Mockito
8 38 (3.90%) JIRA
9 27 (2.77%) Cucumber
10 22 (2.26%) Bitbucket
11 19 (1.95%) GitLab
12 18 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
13 17 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 17 (1.75%) SonarQube
13 17 (1.75%) TeamCity
14 16 (1.64%) Selenium
15 15 (1.54%) Ant
16 13 (1.33%) Liquibase
17 12 (1.23%) Artifactory
18 8 (0.82%) Subversion
General
1 213 (21.87%) Finance
2 102 (10.47%) Banking
3 71 (7.29%) Public Sector
4 48 (4.93%) Retail
5 31 (3.18%) Games
6 24 (2.46%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.13%) Law
9 8 (0.82%) French Language
9 8 (0.82%) Private Banking
10 7 (0.72%) Advertising
10 7 (0.72%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.51%) Online Betting
12 4 (0.41%) Automotive
12 4 (0.41%) Front Office
12 4 (0.41%) Mandarin Language
12 4 (0.41%) Marketing
13 3 (0.31%) Back Office
13 3 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 653 (67.04%) Developer
2 524 (53.80%) Java Developer
3 203 (20.84%) Senior Developer
4 170 (17.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 134 (13.76%) Java Engineer
6 109 (11.19%) Software Engineer
7 70 (7.19%) Lead Developer
8 67 (6.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 66 (6.78%) Senior Java Engineer
10 63 (6.47%) Architect
11 62 (6.37%) Java Software Engineer
12 54 (5.54%) Lead Java Developer
13 46 (4.72%) Senior Software Engineer
14 39 (4.00%) Java Architect
15 30 (3.08%) DevOps Architect
16 29 (2.98%) Software Developer
17 28 (2.87%) Senior Java Software Engineer
18 26 (2.67%) Cloud Architect
18 26 (2.67%) Technical Architect
19 25 (2.57%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 824 (84.60%) Spring
2 234 (24.02%) Kafka
3 184 (18.89%) AngularJS
4 179 (18.38%) Web Services
5 164 (16.84%) Node.js
6 150 (15.40%) REST
7 145 (14.89%) RESTful
8 140 (14.37%) React
9 129 (13.24%) Hibernate
10 94 (9.65%) RabbitMQ
11 81 (8.32%) Java EE
12 76 (7.80%) OAuth
13 68 (6.98%) HTML
14 64 (6.57%) Spring Cloud
15 62 (6.37%) J2EE
16 60 (6.16%) CSS
17 55 (5.65%) SOAP
18 49 (5.03%) JPA
19 44 (4.52%) JMS
19 44 (4.52%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 85 (8.73%) Cloud Native
2 57 (5.85%) Greenfield Project
3 55 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (3.18%) Algorithms
5 29 (2.98%) Data Structures
6 25 (2.57%) Fixed Income
6 25 (2.57%) Public Cloud
7 24 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (2.46%) Mobile App
8 17 (1.75%) User Experience
9 16 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (1.33%) Social Network
11 12 (1.23%) Private Cloud
12 11 (1.13%) STB
13 10 (1.03%) Blog
14 9 (0.92%) Credit Risk
14 9 (0.92%) Market Risk
14 9 (0.92%) N-Tier
14 9 (0.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 61 (6.26%) Linux
2 24 (2.46%) Windows
3 15 (1.54%) Unix
4 14 (1.44%) Android
4 14 (1.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.10%) Debian
5 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 557 (57.19%) Microservices
2 507 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
3 324 (33.26%) DevOps
4 305 (31.31%) TDD
5 245 (25.15%) Software Engineering
6 194 (19.92%) Scrum
7 160 (16.43%) BDD
8 102 (10.47%) Fintech
9 86 (8.83%) Data Modelling
10 85 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
10 85 (8.73%) MVC
11 78 (8.01%) Mentoring
11 78 (8.01%) Test Automation
12 70 (7.19%) Unit Testing
13 68 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
14 66 (6.78%) Analytics
14 66 (6.78%) Data Security
15 62 (6.37%) Machine Learning
16 61 (6.26%) Computer Science
17 60 (6.16%) OO
Programming Languages
1 935 (96.00%) Java
2 312 (32.03%) Java 8
3 284 (29.16%) SQL
4 252 (25.87%) JavaScript
5 119 (12.22%) Python
6 116 (11.91%) Kotlin
7 86 (8.83%) TypeScript
8 81 (8.32%) Scala
9 38 (3.90%) Shell Script
10 20 (2.05%) C
11 18 (1.85%) C#
12 14 (1.44%) Apple Swift
12 14 (1.44%) Bash Shell
13 11 (1.13%) Objective-C
14 8 (0.82%) Go
15 7 (0.72%) PHP
15 7 (0.72%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.51%) Groovy
16 5 (0.51%) Ruby
17 4 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 88 (9.03%) Security Cleared
2 78 (8.01%) SC Cleared
3 62 (6.37%) Degree
4 38 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (1.85%) DV Cleared
6 15 (1.54%) Master's Degree
7 10 (1.03%) PhD
8 4 (0.41%) HND
9 3 (0.31%) MCSD
9 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.10%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.83%) QA
2 25 (2.57%) NIST
3 2 (0.21%) NCSC
4 1 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 368 (37.78%) Docker
2 25 (2.57%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.31%) vSphere
4 1 (0.10%) HDFS
4 1 (0.10%) Postfix
4 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 349 (35.83%) Kubernetes
2 133 (13.66%) Terraform
3 66 (6.78%) Ansible
4 37 (3.80%) Grafana
5 23 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (2.36%) Puppet
6 6 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (0.51%) Kibana
7 5 (0.51%) logstash
7 5 (0.51%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.31%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 3 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (0.31%) Rancher
8 3 (0.31%) vRealize
8 3 (0.31%) Zipkin
9 2 (0.21%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.21%) HP Fortify
10 1 (0.10%) Oozie
10 1 (0.10%) Salt
Vendors
1 109 (11.19%) Google
2 89 (9.14%) Oracle
3 43 (4.41%) Red Hat
4 42 (4.31%) IBM
5 35 (3.59%) Splunk
6 32 (3.29%) ServiceNow
7 29 (2.98%) SAP
8 22 (2.26%) Microsoft
9 11 (1.13%) Solace
10 10 (1.03%) Atlassian
10 10 (1.03%) WSO2
11 9 (0.92%) Databricks
11 9 (0.92%) MuleSoft
12 8 (0.82%) Pega
13 7 (0.72%) Apple
14 5 (0.51%) BT
14 5 (0.51%) Facebook
14 5 (0.51%) Instagram
14 5 (0.51%) Twitter
15 4 (0.41%) Snapchat