Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spring Boot
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 282 478 959
Rank change year-on-year +196 +481 +231
Permanent jobs citing Spring Boot 1,993 1,069 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.21% 0.61% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 1.52% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,601 803 241
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,775 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +25.00%

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 65,720 70,346 74,850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.96% 40.17% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 54,337 58,196 64,845
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +195 1,868 £60,000 - 363
London +140 1,130 £70,000 +12.00% 208
UK excluding London +226 835 £50,000 -9.09% 188
North of England +191 311 £47,500 -13.64% 64
South East +89 272 £60,000 +4.35% 52
Yorkshire +135 196 £45,000 -18.18% 28
North West +53 86 £53,500 -6.96% 30
Wales +48 57 £52,500 +57.36% 7
Midlands +48 54 £50,000 +3.09% 18
Scotland +41 53 £55,000 +29.41% 22
East of England +58 51 £50,000 - 13
South West +7 36 £42,500 -22.73% 8
North East +19 29 £45,000 +5.88% 6
East Midlands +1 28 £48,000 +20.00% 13
West Midlands +44 26 £50,000 +3.09% 5
Northern Ireland -2 2 £61,250 +57.05% 5

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 1,958 (98.24%) Java
2 1,808 (90.72%) Spring
3 1,365 (68.49%) Agile Software Development
4 1,121 (56.25%) Microservices
5 887 (44.51%) Java 8
6 684 (34.32%) Docker
7 658 (33.02%) TDD
8 626 (31.41%) Amazon AWS
9 528 (26.49%) DevOps
10 505 (25.34%) Software Engineering
11 497 (24.94%) JavaScript
12 487 (24.44%) Finance
13 475 (23.83%) RESTful
14 474 (23.78%) SQL
15 459 (23.03%) Web Services
16 422 (21.17%) Jenkins
17 400 (20.07%) Scrum
18 399 (20.02%) REST
19 382 (19.17%) HTML
20 368 (18.46%) Maven
21 349 (17.51%) AngularJS
22 335 (16.81%) Hibernate
23 332 (16.66%) Kubernetes
24 323 (16.21%) Node.js
25 322 (16.16%) React
26 321 (16.11%) Git (software)
27 305 (15.30%) Continuous Integration
28 297 (14.90%) CSS
29 296 (14.85%) NoSQL
30 292 (14.65%) BDD

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
1 173 (8.68%) Elasticsearch
2 150 (7.53%) Cloud Foundry
3 128 (6.42%) Tomcat
4 93 (4.67%) Confluence
5 89 (4.47%) WebLogic
6 88 (4.42%) Apache
7 80 (4.01%) WebSphere
8 67 (3.36%) JBoss
9 42 (2.11%) Apache Spark
10 31 (1.56%) OpenStack
10 31 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 29 (1.46%) Anypoint
11 29 (1.46%) Apache Solr
12 27 (1.35%) CMS
13 21 (1.05%) Mule
14 19 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 12 (0.60%) WildFly
15 12 (0.60%) WordPress
16 10 (0.50%) Jetty
17 9 (0.45%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 5 (0.25%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.10%) Snapchat
Business Applications
1 35 (1.76%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.050%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.050%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.050%) Kondor
4 1 (0.050%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 626 (31.41%) Amazon AWS
2 199 (9.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 178 (8.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 169 (8.48%) OpenShift
5 157 (7.88%) PaaS
6 102 (5.12%) Serverless
7 88 (4.42%) GitHub
7 88 (4.42%) IBM Cloud
8 64 (3.21%) IaaS
9 47 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
10 28 (1.40%) AWS CloudFormation
11 27 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
11 27 (1.35%) SaaS
12 19 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
12 19 (0.95%) Slack
13 10 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 10 (0.50%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.40%) Loggly
14 8 (0.40%) Sumo Logic
15 7 (0.35%) Apple Pay
Communications & Networking
1 18 (0.90%) AMQP
1 18 (0.90%) Internet
2 15 (0.75%) HTTP
3 10 (0.50%) Firewall
4 7 (0.35%) SSL
5 6 (0.30%) SMS
5 6 (0.30%) Unified Communications
6 5 (0.25%) FTP
6 5 (0.25%) PPP
7 3 (0.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (0.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (0.15%) VoIP
7 3 (0.15%) WebEx
8 2 (0.10%) Skype
9 1 (0.050%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.050%) DNS
9 1 (0.050%) Intranet
9 1 (0.050%) SMTP
9 1 (0.050%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (14.85%) NoSQL
2 272 (13.65%) MongoDB
3 234 (11.74%) MySQL
4 209 (10.49%) Relational Database
5 197 (9.88%) PostgreSQL
6 144 (7.23%) SQL Server
7 143 (7.18%) RDBMS
8 118 (5.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 108 (5.42%) Big Data
10 87 (4.37%) Redis
11 71 (3.56%) Blockchain
12 35 (1.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 28 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
14 27 (1.35%) Hadoop
15 23 (1.15%) Neo4j
16 18 (0.90%) Oracle Database
17 17 (0.85%) MariaDB
18 16 (0.80%) Apache Hive
18 16 (0.80%) OLTP
19 12 (0.60%) Riak
Development Applications
1 422 (21.17%) Jenkins
2 368 (18.46%) Maven
3 321 (16.11%) Git (software)
4 253 (12.69%) JUnit
5 200 (10.04%) Gradle
6 131 (6.57%) Cucumber
7 125 (6.27%) JIRA
8 103 (5.17%) Selenium
9 73 (3.66%) Mockito
10 63 (3.16%) Sonatype Nexus
11 49 (2.46%) Subversion
12 47 (2.36%) Eclipse
13 45 (2.26%) Ant
14 43 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 39 (1.96%) TeamCity
16 38 (1.91%) SonarQube
17 35 (1.76%) IntelliJ
18 32 (1.61%) Bitbucket
19 31 (1.56%) JMeter
20 26 (1.30%) Mocha
General
1 487 (24.44%) Finance
2 242 (12.14%) Banking
3 162 (8.13%) Retail
4 133 (6.67%) Games
5 82 (4.11%) Financial Institution
6 63 (3.16%) Investment Banking
7 47 (2.36%) Front Office
8 44 (2.21%) Publishing
9 43 (2.16%) Retail Banking
10 36 (1.81%) Advertising
11 27 (1.35%) Telecoms
12 25 (1.25%) Back Office
13 14 (0.70%) Law
14 12 (0.60%) Multimedia
15 11 (0.55%) Marketing
16 9 (0.45%) Retail Finance
17 7 (0.35%) Billing
18 5 (0.25%) Automotive
19 4 (0.20%) Electronics
20 3 (0.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1,349 (67.69%) Developer
2 1,223 (61.36%) Java Developer
3 407 (20.42%) Senior Developer
4 370 (18.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 275 (13.80%) Java Engineer
6 226 (11.34%) Software Engineer
7 177 (8.88%) Java Software Engineer
8 134 (6.72%) Architect
9 91 (4.57%) Senior Java Engineer
10 85 (4.26%) Lead Developer
11 83 (4.16%) AWS Developer
12 80 (4.01%) Lead Java Developer
13 71 (3.56%) Senior Software Engineer
14 65 (3.26%) Java Developer - Fintech
15 62 (3.11%) Java Architect
16 61 (3.06%) Full Stack Developer
17 59 (2.96%) Agile Developer
17 59 (2.96%) Agile Java Developer
18 52 (2.61%) Senior Java Software Engineer
19 51 (2.56%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,808 (90.72%) Spring
2 475 (23.83%) RESTful
3 459 (23.03%) Web Services
4 399 (20.02%) REST
5 382 (19.17%) HTML
6 349 (17.51%) AngularJS
7 335 (16.81%) Hibernate
8 323 (16.21%) Node.js
9 322 (16.16%) React
10 297 (14.90%) CSS
11 197 (9.88%) J2EE
12 187 (9.38%) Java EE
13 180 (9.03%) HTML5
14 166 (8.33%) SOAP
15 161 (8.08%) Spring Cloud
16 139 (6.97%) JSON
17 138 (6.92%) Kafka
18 128 (6.42%) CSS3
19 121 (6.07%) Spring MVC
20 119 (5.97%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 251 (12.59%) Greenfield Project
2 232 (11.64%) Fintech
3 218 (10.94%) Computer Science
4 119 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
5 114 (5.72%) Cloud Native
6 89 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
7 80 (4.01%) User Experience
8 68 (3.41%) Hybrid Cloud
9 65 (3.26%) Public Cloud
10 60 (3.01%) Self-Motivation
11 51 (2.56%) Mobile App
12 50 (2.51%) Blog
13 45 (2.26%) Cyberthreat
14 39 (1.96%) Algorithms
15 34 (1.71%) Data Structures
16 25 (1.25%) Hedge funds
16 25 (1.25%) Online Gambling
17 16 (0.80%) Mobile Banking
18 12 (0.60%) Online Games
19 11 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 238 (11.94%) Linux
2 63 (3.16%) Unix
3 25 (1.25%) Windows
4 16 (0.80%) Apple iOS
4 16 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (0.75%) Ubuntu
6 14 (0.70%) Android
7 8 (0.40%) CentOS
7 8 (0.40%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.20%) Solaris
9 2 (0.10%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.10%) Mesosphere
10 1 (0.050%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,365 (68.49%) Agile Software Development
2 1,121 (56.25%) Microservices
3 658 (33.02%) TDD
4 528 (26.49%) DevOps
5 505 (25.34%) Software Engineering
6 400 (20.07%) Scrum
7 305 (15.30%) Continuous Integration
8 292 (14.65%) BDD
9 245 (12.29%) Open Source
10 225 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
11 191 (9.58%) OO
12 189 (9.48%) SOA
13 180 (9.03%) Test Automation
14 179 (8.98%) MVC
15 174 (8.73%) Mentoring
16 158 (7.93%) E-Commerce
17 145 (7.28%) Continuous Delivery
18 142 (7.12%) Kanban
18 142 (7.12%) Web Development
19 135 (6.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,958 (98.24%) Java
2 887 (44.51%) Java 8
3 497 (24.94%) JavaScript
4 474 (23.78%) SQL
5 194 (9.73%) Scala
6 168 (8.43%) Python
7 103 (5.17%) C#
8 90 (4.52%) Java 9
9 76 (3.81%) Go
10 75 (3.76%) Ruby
11 74 (3.71%) PHP
12 73 (3.66%) Groovy
13 64 (3.21%) C++
14 62 (3.11%) Kotlin
15 58 (2.91%) Bash Shell
16 52 (2.61%) C
17 43 (2.16%) TypeScript
18 39 (1.96%) Clojure
19 36 (1.81%) PL/SQL
20 30 (1.51%) Korn
Qualifications
1 264 (13.25%) Degree
2 70 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 46 (2.31%) Master's Degree
4 21 (1.05%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.35%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.25%) AWS Certification
6 5 (0.25%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.25%) OCP
6 5 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.15%) MBA
8 2 (0.10%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.050%) CCNP
9 1 (0.050%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.050%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (7.23%) QA
2 5 (0.25%) PSD2
3 4 (0.20%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.15%) ISO 20022
4 3 (0.15%) PA-DSS
5 2 (0.10%) SLA
5 2 (0.10%) Web Application Security Consortium
6 1 (0.050%) GDPR
System Software
1 684 (34.32%) Docker
2 25 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.60%) HDFS
4 6 (0.30%) KVM
4 6 (0.30%) oVirt
5 5 (0.25%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.10%) LXC
9 1 (0.050%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.050%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.050%) Xen
Systems Management
1 332 (16.66%) Kubernetes
2 171 (8.58%) Ansible
3 111 (5.57%) Terraform
4 98 (4.92%) Puppet
5 85 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
6 41 (2.06%) Docker Swarm
7 27 (1.35%) Salt
8 26 (1.30%) Prometheus
9 12 (0.60%) Packer
9 12 (0.60%) Rancher
10 10 (0.50%) Nagios
11 9 (0.45%) logstash
12 8 (0.40%) Graphite
12 8 (0.40%) ZABBIX
13 6 (0.30%) Kibana
13 6 (0.30%) Mesos
13 6 (0.30%) rkt
14 5 (0.25%) Cobbler
14 5 (0.25%) Consul
14 5 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 236 (11.84%) Oracle
2 193 (9.68%) Google
3 136 (6.82%) Red Hat
4 100 (5.02%) IBM
5 79 (3.96%) Splunk
6 50 (2.51%) AppDynamics
7 42 (2.11%) MuleSoft
7 42 (2.11%) SAP
8 39 (1.96%) Microsoft
9 34 (1.71%) VMware
10 33 (1.66%) Facebook
11 27 (1.35%) New Relic
12 24 (1.20%) Cognizant
12 24 (1.20%) WorldPay
13 23 (1.15%) Sybase
14 19 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
15 14 (0.70%) WSO2
16 12 (0.60%) Guidewire
17 11 (0.55%) Adobe
17 11 (0.55%) Apigee