Period
to 18 June 2019

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 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spring Boot
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 263 349 580
Rank change year-on-year +86 +231 +480
Permanent jobs citing Spring Boot 1,815 1,550 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.27% 0.90% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.31% 2.22% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,528 1,212 652
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,525 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.50% - +7.53%

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 54,811 69,721 69,901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.22% 40.56% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 45,034 58,341 59,162
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +2.44%

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 18 June 2019.

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 18 June 2019. 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 +89 1,730 £65,000 +8.33% 103
London +55 911 £74,500 +6.43% 60
UK excluding London +112 884 £50,750 +1.50% 56
South East +93 344 £55,000 -4.35% 15
North of England +38 252 £47,500 - 13
Yorkshire +4 138 £50,000 +5.26% 2
North West +36 108 £47,500 -13.64% 8
South West +48 77 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Midlands +69 72 £45,000 -10.00% 7
East of England +120 62 £60,000 +26.32% 7
Scotland +31 54 £55,000 -15.38% 5
East Midlands +64 44 £44,500 -22.61% 2
West Midlands +24 28 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Wales +11 20 £37,500 -3.23% 2
North East +16 6 £62,500 +47.06% 3
Northern Ireland -24 4 £37,500 -10.71% 6

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, 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 1,787 (98.46%) Java
2 1,669 (91.96%) Spring
3 1,078 (59.39%) Agile Software Development
4 1,017 (56.03%) Microservices
5 679 (37.41%) Java 8
6 674 (37.13%) Docker
7 586 (32.29%) Amazon AWS
8 550 (30.30%) TDD
9 533 (29.37%) Software Engineering
10 476 (26.23%) JavaScript
11 453 (24.96%) SQL
12 451 (24.85%) DevOps
13 419 (23.09%) Kubernetes
14 414 (22.81%) RESTful
15 373 (20.55%) Scrum
16 369 (20.33%) Finance
17 342 (18.84%) Jenkins
18 339 (18.68%) Git (software)
19 333 (18.35%) REST
20 316 (17.41%) Web Services
21 301 (16.58%) Maven
22 299 (16.47%) Hibernate
23 296 (16.31%) AngularJS
24 290 (15.98%) React
25 268 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
26 258 (14.21%) BDD
27 251 (13.83%) HTML
27 251 (13.83%) Node.js
28 227 (12.51%) CSS
29 224 (12.34%) Degree

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
1 130 (7.16%) Elasticsearch
2 127 (7.00%) Confluence
3 92 (5.07%) Apache
4 90 (4.96%) Tomcat
5 53 (2.92%) WebSphere
6 50 (2.75%) Cloud Foundry
7 41 (2.26%) Apache Spark
8 39 (2.15%) JBoss
8 39 (2.15%) WebLogic
9 27 (1.49%) Apache Solr
10 25 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 19 (1.05%) Mule
12 16 (0.88%) nginx
13 15 (0.83%) Jetty
13 15 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
14 11 (0.61%) Apache Pig
14 11 (0.61%) CMS
15 10 (0.55%) CoreMedia CMS
15 10 (0.55%) WordPress
16 9 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.055%) Adobe XD
2 1 (0.055%) InVision
2 1 (0.055%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.055%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 32 (1.76%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
3 10 (0.55%) Magento
4 8 (0.44%) Fredhopper
5 6 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.22%) Ripple
6 4 (0.22%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.055%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.055%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.055%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.055%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 586 (32.29%) Amazon AWS
2 206 (11.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 115 (6.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 94 (5.18%) OpenShift
5 78 (4.30%) GitHub
6 72 (3.97%) SaaS
7 67 (3.69%) Serverless
8 56 (3.09%) PaaS
9 32 (1.76%) Amazon EC2
10 28 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
10 28 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
11 27 (1.49%) Heroku
11 27 (1.49%) IaaS
12 25 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
13 24 (1.32%) Amazon S3
14 16 (0.88%) Amazon ECS
15 15 (0.83%) IBM Cloud
16 14 (0.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 14 (0.77%) Apigee
16 14 (0.77%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.32%) HTTP
2 12 (0.66%) AMQP
3 8 (0.44%) Internet
4 6 (0.33%) HTTPS
5 5 (0.28%) PPP
6 4 (0.22%) SSL
7 3 (0.17%) WebEx
8 2 (0.11%) FIX Connectivity
8 2 (0.11%) FTP
8 2 (0.11%) OpenVPN
8 2 (0.11%) Parlay
8 2 (0.11%) SAN
9 1 (0.055%) DNS
9 1 (0.055%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.055%) Network Security
9 1 (0.055%) Skype
9 1 (0.055%) SSH
9 1 (0.055%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.055%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (11.90%) NoSQL
2 211 (11.63%) MySQL
3 192 (10.58%) MongoDB
4 188 (10.36%) PostgreSQL
5 135 (7.44%) Relational Database
6 112 (6.17%) Redis
7 106 (5.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 86 (4.74%) SQL Server
9 81 (4.46%) Big Data
10 62 (3.42%) RDBMS
11 50 (2.75%) Amazon RDS
12 46 (2.53%) Hadoop
13 40 (2.20%) Blockchain
14 25 (1.38%) Oracle Database
15 20 (1.10%) JasperReports
16 19 (1.05%) Neo4j
17 17 (0.94%) Hazelcast
17 17 (0.94%) HBase
18 15 (0.83%) MarkLogic
19 14 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 342 (18.84%) Jenkins
2 339 (18.68%) Git (software)
3 301 (16.58%) Maven
4 202 (11.13%) JUnit
5 173 (9.53%) JIRA
6 161 (8.87%) Gradle
7 130 (7.16%) Cucumber
8 86 (4.74%) Selenium
9 83 (4.57%) Mockito
10 62 (3.42%) IntelliJ
11 55 (3.03%) Subversion
12 43 (2.37%) Eclipse
13 42 (2.31%) Sonatype Nexus
14 33 (1.82%) webpack
15 29 (1.60%) TeamCity
16 28 (1.54%) SoapUI
17 27 (1.49%) Jasmine
17 27 (1.49%) JMeter
18 24 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 24 (1.32%) Babel
General
1 369 (20.33%) Finance
2 194 (10.69%) Banking
3 149 (8.21%) Retail
4 55 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 46 (2.53%) Games
6 36 (1.98%) Marketing
7 32 (1.76%) Front Office
8 28 (1.54%) Law
9 23 (1.27%) Publishing
10 22 (1.21%) Advertising
11 21 (1.16%) Legal
12 18 (0.99%) Manufacturing
13 17 (0.94%) Electronics
14 13 (0.72%) Back Office
15 12 (0.66%) Investment Banking
16 9 (0.50%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.28%) Retail Banking
18 4 (0.22%) Billing
19 3 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
20 2 (0.11%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1,250 (68.87%) Developer
2 1,077 (59.34%) Java Developer
3 358 (19.72%) Senior Developer
4 320 (17.63%) Senior Java Developer
5 240 (13.22%) Java Engineer
6 232 (12.78%) Software Engineer
7 136 (7.49%) Java Software Engineer
8 76 (4.19%) Senior Java Engineer
9 70 (3.86%) Lead Developer
10 68 (3.75%) Senior Software Engineer
11 65 (3.58%) Architect
12 59 (3.25%) Full Stack Developer
13 56 (3.09%) Lead Java Developer
14 55 (3.03%) Software Developer
15 52 (2.87%) Java Developer - Fintech
16 51 (2.81%) Programmer
17 43 (2.37%) Java Programmer
18 38 (2.09%) AWS Engineer
18 38 (2.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 38 (2.09%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,669 (91.96%) Spring
2 414 (22.81%) RESTful
3 333 (18.35%) REST
4 316 (17.41%) Web Services
5 299 (16.47%) Hibernate
6 296 (16.31%) AngularJS
7 290 (15.98%) React
8 251 (13.83%) HTML
8 251 (13.83%) Node.js
9 227 (12.51%) CSS
10 186 (10.25%) Kafka
11 146 (8.04%) SOAP
12 133 (7.33%) JPA
13 129 (7.11%) Java EE
14 127 (7.00%) J2EE
15 117 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
16 108 (5.95%) HTML5
17 101 (5.56%) Spring MVC
18 97 (5.34%) Spring Cloud
19 96 (5.29%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 190 (10.47%) Greenfield Project
2 116 (6.39%) Enterprise Software
3 109 (6.01%) User Experience
4 78 (4.30%) Mobile App
5 67 (3.69%) Cloud Native
6 62 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
7 57 (3.14%) Algorithms
8 49 (2.70%) iPad
9 47 (2.59%) Hybrid Cloud
10 45 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
11 29 (1.60%) Blog
12 23 (1.27%) Data Structures
13 20 (1.10%) Public Cloud
14 17 (0.94%) Online Banking
15 15 (0.83%) Hedge funds
16 14 (0.77%) Wiki
17 13 (0.72%) Virtual Team
18 10 (0.55%) Fixed Income
18 10 (0.55%) Social Network
19 9 (0.50%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 203 (11.18%) Linux
2 81 (4.46%) Unix
3 29 (1.60%) Apple iOS
4 28 (1.54%) Android
5 12 (0.66%) Ubuntu
6 8 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
7 7 (0.39%) DC/OS
7 7 (0.39%) Mesosphere
8 6 (0.33%) SUSE
9 5 (0.28%) CentOS
9 5 (0.28%) Debian
10 4 (0.22%) Fedora
11 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.055%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.055%) MVS
12 1 (0.055%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,078 (59.39%) Agile Software Development
2 1,017 (56.03%) Microservices
3 550 (30.30%) TDD
4 533 (29.37%) Software Engineering
5 451 (24.85%) DevOps
6 373 (20.55%) Scrum
7 268 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
8 258 (14.21%) BDD
9 223 (12.29%) Fintech
10 212 (11.68%) Test Automation
11 209 (11.52%) Computer Science
12 202 (11.13%) Mentoring
13 200 (11.02%) Open Source
14 191 (10.52%) OO
15 190 (10.47%) Problem-Solving
16 182 (10.03%) E-Commerce
17 139 (7.66%) Continuous Delivery
18 137 (7.55%) MVC
19 135 (7.44%) Kanban
20 132 (7.27%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1,787 (98.46%) Java
2 679 (37.41%) Java 8
3 476 (26.23%) JavaScript
4 453 (24.96%) SQL
5 150 (8.26%) Python
6 135 (7.44%) Scala
7 126 (6.94%) Kotlin
8 78 (4.30%) C#
9 70 (3.86%) TypeScript
10 63 (3.47%) Java 9
11 56 (3.09%) ES6
12 52 (2.87%) Go
13 46 (2.53%) C++
14 38 (2.09%) Ruby
15 37 (2.04%) PHP
16 36 (1.98%) Groovy
17 27 (1.49%) Clojure
18 21 (1.16%) Shell Script
19 20 (1.10%) PL/SQL
19 20 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 224 (12.34%) Degree
2 106 (5.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (1.21%) Security Cleared
4 16 (0.88%) Master's Degree
5 12 (0.66%) PhD
6 10 (0.55%) DV Cleared
7 9 (0.50%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.50%) TOGAF Certification
8 8 (0.44%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.28%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (6.23%) QA
2 19 (1.05%) GDPR
3 3 (0.17%) SLA
4 2 (0.11%) EMIR
4 2 (0.11%) MiFID
4 2 (0.11%) PSD2
4 2 (0.11%) WCAG
5 1 (0.055%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.055%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 674 (37.13%) Docker
2 17 (0.94%) HDFS
3 8 (0.44%) GridGain
3 8 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.22%) KVM
5 2 (0.11%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.11%) Squid
6 1 (0.055%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 419 (23.09%) Kubernetes
2 125 (6.89%) Ansible
3 108 (5.95%) Terraform
4 55 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (2.37%) Puppet
6 30 (1.65%) Kibana
7 26 (1.43%) Mesos
8 21 (1.16%) Marathon
9 19 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
10 13 (0.72%) Hadoop YARN
10 13 (0.72%) Salt
11 8 (0.44%) HP Fortify
11 8 (0.44%) Istio
12 5 (0.28%) Consul
12 5 (0.28%) Packer
13 4 (0.22%) Grafana
14 3 (0.17%) Prometheus
15 2 (0.11%) Rancher
16 1 (0.055%) Single Sign-On
16 1 (0.055%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 190 (10.47%) Oracle
2 99 (5.45%) Google
3 43 (2.37%) Red Hat
4 40 (2.20%) WorldPay
5 38 (2.09%) SAP
6 34 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
7 30 (1.65%) IBM
7 30 (1.65%) Splunk
8 26 (1.43%) Adobe
9 23 (1.27%) AppDynamics
10 21 (1.16%) Cognizant
11 16 (0.88%) Microsoft
12 14 (0.77%) hybris
13 11 (0.61%) VMware
14 10 (0.55%) Elastic Path
15 9 (0.50%) Spotify
16 8 (0.44%) Guidewire
17 7 (0.39%) MuleSoft
17 7 (0.39%) NVIDIA
17 7 (0.39%) Sencha