Period
to 22 May 2018

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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spring Boot
UK
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 378 600 1104
Rank change year-on-year +222 +504 +143
Permanent jobs citing Spring Boot 1,416 660 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.82% 0.39% 0.092%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.02% 0.96% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,113 567 153
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,900 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +12.94%

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 70,096 68,546 77,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.82% 40.57% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 58,662 58,277 67,044
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 22 May 2018.

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 22 May 2018. 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 +214 1,358 £60,000 +4.35% 226
London +203 813 £67,500 +3.85% 128
UK excluding London +160 583 £52,000 +4.00% 120
South East +94 225 £57,500 +6.48% 30
North of England +131 209 £47,500 -5.00% 42
Yorkshire +96 112 £47,500 -5.00% 22
North West +88 93 £55,000 +10.00% 18
South West -20 43 £42,500 -10.53% 4
Midlands -9 32 £50,000 +33.33% 10
Scotland -12 32 £60,000 +33.33% 10
West Midlands +32 26 £50,000 -9.09% 6
East of England +4 23 £55,000 +22.22% 12
Wales +17 13 £32,500 -45.83% 7
Northern Ireland +6 6 £42,000 +71.43% 5
East Midlands -37 6 £57,500 +53.33% 4
North East -17 4 £50,000 +25.00% 2

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, 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 1,403 (99.08%) Java
2 1,285 (90.75%) Spring
3 1,051 (74.22%) Agile Software Development
4 725 (51.20%) Microservices
5 669 (47.25%) Java 8
6 578 (40.82%) TDD
7 499 (35.24%) JavaScript
8 442 (31.21%) Scrum
9 437 (30.86%) Software Engineering
10 428 (30.23%) Docker
11 399 (28.18%) RESTful
12 397 (28.04%) DevOps
13 384 (27.12%) Finance
14 376 (26.55%) SQL
15 373 (26.34%) Web Services
15 373 (26.34%) Amazon AWS
15 373 (26.34%) AngularJS
16 354 (25.00%) REST
17 347 (24.51%) HTML
18 335 (23.66%) Maven
19 316 (22.32%) Jenkins
20 301 (21.26%) React
21 283 (19.99%) CSS
22 282 (19.92%) BDD
23 273 (19.28%) NoSQL
24 268 (18.93%) Node.js
25 253 (17.87%) Git (software)
26 238 (16.81%) Degree
27 226 (15.96%) HTML5
27 226 (15.96%) MongoDB

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
1 152 (10.73%) Tomcat
2 104 (7.34%) Confluence
3 103 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
4 65 (4.59%) Cloud Foundry
5 48 (3.39%) Mule
6 42 (2.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 41 (2.90%) Apache Solr
7 41 (2.90%) JBoss
8 40 (2.82%) Apache
9 39 (2.75%) WebLogic
9 39 (2.75%) WebSphere
10 29 (2.05%) Apache Spark
11 23 (1.62%) OpenStack
12 21 (1.48%) WildFly
13 12 (0.85%) nginx
14 11 (0.78%) CMS
15 9 (0.64%) Drupal
16 8 (0.56%) Hyperledger
16 8 (0.56%) SAS
17 6 (0.42%) Ethereum
Applications
1 1 (0.071%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.071%) GIMP
1 1 (0.071%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (1.34%) Payment Gateway
2 16 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.28%) Distributed Ledger
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.071%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.071%) Kondor
7 1 (0.071%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.071%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 373 (26.34%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (5.93%) GitHub
3 83 (5.86%) PaaS
4 78 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 74 (5.23%) IaaS
6 62 (4.38%) Cloud Computing
7 47 (3.32%) Slack
8 39 (2.75%) Google Cloud Platform
9 34 (2.40%) OpenShift
10 29 (2.05%) Serverless
11 26 (1.84%) Bluemix
11 26 (1.84%) IBM Cloud
12 21 (1.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 17 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
14 16 (1.13%) SaaS
15 13 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
15 13 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 11 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
17 10 (0.71%) Loggly
17 10 (0.71%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.82%) HTTP
2 32 (2.26%) Internet
3 27 (1.91%) AMQP
4 18 (1.27%) SSL
5 15 (1.06%) SSH
6 11 (0.78%) SMS
7 6 (0.42%) FTP
7 6 (0.42%) NGN
8 4 (0.28%) SMTP
9 3 (0.21%) LAN
9 3 (0.21%) VoIP
9 3 (0.21%) WAN
10 2 (0.14%) PPP
11 1 (0.071%) ATM
11 1 (0.071%) DSL
11 1 (0.071%) Firewall
11 1 (0.071%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.071%) Network Security
11 1 (0.071%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (19.28%) NoSQL
2 226 (15.96%) MongoDB
3 218 (15.40%) MySQL
4 193 (13.63%) Relational Database
5 153 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
6 130 (9.18%) SQL Server
7 100 (7.06%) RDBMS
8 87 (6.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 71 (5.01%) Blockchain
10 69 (4.87%) Big Data
11 67 (4.73%) Redis
12 31 (2.19%) Hadoop
13 29 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (1.27%) Cloud Spanner
14 18 (1.27%) NewSQL
15 17 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 15 (1.06%) Neo4j
17 14 (0.99%) Riak
18 13 (0.92%) Apache Hive
18 13 (0.92%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 335 (23.66%) Maven
2 316 (22.32%) Jenkins
3 253 (17.87%) Git (software)
4 152 (10.73%) JUnit
5 140 (9.89%) Gradle
6 126 (8.90%) JIRA
7 113 (7.98%) Selenium
8 86 (6.07%) Sonatype Nexus
9 73 (5.16%) Cucumber
10 63 (4.45%) Subversion
11 57 (4.03%) SonarQube
12 52 (3.67%) Babel
13 49 (3.46%) Mocha
14 43 (3.04%) Vagrant
15 39 (2.75%) Ant
16 35 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 35 (2.47%) Mockito
17 33 (2.33%) Bitbucket
18 31 (2.19%) TeamCity
19 23 (1.62%) Eclipse
General
1 384 (27.12%) Finance
2 212 (14.97%) Banking
3 154 (10.88%) Games
4 67 (4.73%) Retail
5 64 (4.52%) Investment Banking
6 57 (4.03%) Retail Banking
7 32 (2.26%) Telecoms
8 28 (1.98%) Financial Institution
9 23 (1.62%) Publishing
10 13 (0.92%) Front Office
11 12 (0.85%) Law
12 9 (0.64%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.64%) Marketing
13 5 (0.35%) Back Office
13 5 (0.35%) Retail Finance
14 4 (0.28%) Advertising
14 4 (0.28%) Billing
14 4 (0.28%) Electronics
15 2 (0.14%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.14%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 968 (68.36%) Developer
2 825 (58.26%) Java Developer
3 295 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 268 (18.93%) Senior Java Developer
5 244 (17.23%) Java Engineer
6 212 (14.97%) Software Engineer
7 182 (12.85%) Java Software Engineer
8 71 (5.01%) Senior Java Engineer
9 67 (4.73%) Architect
10 64 (4.52%) Lead Developer
11 60 (4.24%) Lead Java Developer
12 58 (4.10%) Full Stack Developer
12 58 (4.10%) Technical Leader
13 56 (3.95%) Senior Software Engineer
14 54 (3.81%) Agile Developer
14 54 (3.81%) Agile Java Developer
15 51 (3.60%) Senior Java Software Engineer
16 49 (3.46%) Backend Developer
17 47 (3.32%) Java Developer - Fintech
18 45 (3.18%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,285 (90.75%) Spring
2 399 (28.18%) RESTful
3 373 (26.34%) AngularJS
3 373 (26.34%) Web Services
4 354 (25.00%) REST
5 347 (24.51%) HTML
6 301 (21.26%) React
7 283 (19.99%) CSS
8 268 (18.93%) Node.js
9 226 (15.96%) HTML5
10 213 (15.04%) Hibernate
11 164 (11.58%) JSON
12 158 (11.16%) CSS3
12 158 (11.16%) Spring Cloud
13 156 (11.02%) J2EE
14 148 (10.45%) Java EE
15 139 (9.82%) Spring MVC
16 112 (7.91%) Redux
17 111 (7.84%) RabbitMQ
18 110 (7.77%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 189 (13.35%) Computer Science
2 184 (12.99%) Greenfield Project
3 159 (11.23%) Fintech
4 88 (6.21%) User Experience
5 85 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
6 79 (5.58%) Mobile App
7 77 (5.44%) Enterprise Software
8 45 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
9 28 (1.98%) Algorithms
9 28 (1.98%) Data Structures
10 27 (1.91%) Cyberthreat
11 25 (1.77%) Online Gambling
12 24 (1.69%) Cloud Native
12 24 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
12 24 (1.69%) Public Cloud
13 13 (0.92%) Blog
14 12 (0.85%) iPad
14 12 (0.85%) Online Games
14 12 (0.85%) Xbox
15 11 (0.78%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 178 (12.57%) Linux
2 108 (7.63%) Unix
3 45 (3.18%) Apple iOS
4 35 (2.47%) Android
5 16 (1.13%) Windows
6 8 (0.56%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.21%) CentOS
7 3 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.14%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.071%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,051 (74.22%) Agile Software Development
2 725 (51.20%) Microservices
3 578 (40.82%) TDD
4 442 (31.21%) Scrum
5 437 (30.86%) Software Engineering
6 397 (28.04%) DevOps
7 282 (19.92%) BDD
8 222 (15.68%) Continuous Integration
9 214 (15.11%) MVC
10 204 (14.41%) Open Source
10 204 (14.41%) Test Automation
11 182 (12.85%) Kanban
12 173 (12.22%) Problem-Solving
13 165 (11.65%) OO
13 165 (11.65%) SOA
14 163 (11.51%) Web Development
15 154 (10.88%) Mentoring
16 114 (8.05%) Unit Testing
17 97 (6.85%) OOP
18 89 (6.29%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1,403 (99.08%) Java
2 669 (47.25%) Java 8
3 499 (35.24%) JavaScript
4 376 (26.55%) SQL
5 225 (15.89%) Scala
6 178 (12.57%) Python
7 89 (6.29%) Groovy
8 79 (5.58%) Go
9 74 (5.23%) Java 9
10 69 (4.87%) PHP
11 68 (4.80%) Ruby
12 66 (4.66%) C++
13 63 (4.45%) C#
13 63 (4.45%) ES6
14 62 (4.38%) Shell Script
15 40 (2.82%) Kotlin
15 40 (2.82%) TypeScript
16 38 (2.68%) PL/SQL
17 31 (2.19%) Clojure
18 25 (1.77%) C
Qualifications
1 238 (16.81%) Degree
2 57 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (1.20%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.99%) Master's Degree
5 12 (0.85%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.28%) AWS Certification
6 4 (0.28%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.071%) MCSD
7 1 (0.071%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.071%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.071%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (8.12%) QA
2 10 (0.71%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 6 (0.42%) GCP
4 3 (0.21%) PA-DSS
4 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.14%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.071%) SLA
System Software
1 428 (30.23%) Docker
2 11 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (0.49%) HDFS
5 3 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.071%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.071%) Xen
Systems Management
1 121 (8.55%) Ansible
2 106 (7.49%) Kubernetes
3 72 (5.08%) Terraform
4 63 (4.45%) Opscode Chef
5 51 (3.60%) Puppet
6 23 (1.62%) Prometheus
7 12 (0.85%) Nagios
8 11 (0.78%) Single Sign-On
9 10 (0.71%) logstash
9 10 (0.71%) ZABBIX
10 8 (0.56%) Kibana
11 7 (0.49%) Rancher
12 6 (0.42%) Salt
13 5 (0.35%) CA Wily
13 5 (0.35%) OpenView
14 4 (0.28%) Cobbler
14 4 (0.28%) Marathon
14 4 (0.28%) Tivoli
15 3 (0.21%) Consul
15 3 (0.21%) Grafana
Vendors
1 174 (12.29%) Oracle
2 70 (4.94%) Splunk
3 58 (4.10%) AppDynamics
4 53 (3.74%) Google
5 32 (2.26%) IBM
6 31 (2.19%) Facebook
7 29 (2.05%) Cognizant
8 26 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
9 22 (1.55%) VMware
10 21 (1.48%) Sybase
11 19 (1.34%) Microsoft
12 12 (0.85%) CA
12 12 (0.85%) New Relic
13 11 (0.78%) Atlassian
13 11 (0.78%) Red Hat
14 10 (0.71%) Apigee
14 10 (0.71%) Rackspace
15 9 (0.64%) Capita
15 9 (0.64%) SAP
16 8 (0.56%) Talend