Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spring Boot
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 272 437 811
Rank change year-on-year +165 +374 +397
Permanent jobs citing Spring Boot 1,887 1,193 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.25% 0.68% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.14% 1.67% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,582 949 331
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 60,143 71,329 68,381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.69% 40.63% 39.43%
Number of salaries quoted 49,337 60,182 58,932
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +166 1,792 £60,000 - 350
London +88 940 £70,000 +7.69% 167
UK excluding London +213 932 £50,000 - 197
North of England +161 322 £45,000 -10.00% 71
South East +114 313 £55,000 -3.51% 56
Yorkshire +138 184 £45,000 -5.26% 39
North West +67 113 £48,371 -7.86% 31
Midlands +89 83 £47,500 -5.00% 22
East of England +94 68 £61,250 +2.08% 20
South West +27 59 £50,000 - 14
East Midlands +64 55 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Scotland +34 47 £52,500 -19.23% 6
Wales +37 32 £37,500 +14.99% 3
West Midlands +39 28 £47,000 -32.86% 13
North East - 25 £45,000 - 1
Northern Ireland -22 14 £37,500 -3.85% 5

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 1,850 (98.04%) Java
2 1,720 (91.15%) Spring
3 1,173 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
4 1,159 (61.42%) Microservices
5 801 (42.45%) Java 8
6 736 (39.00%) Docker
7 594 (31.48%) TDD
8 541 (28.67%) Amazon AWS
9 494 (26.18%) SQL
10 481 (25.49%) RESTful
11 446 (23.64%) JavaScript
12 428 (22.68%) Software Engineering
13 421 (22.31%) Finance
14 394 (20.88%) DevOps
15 389 (20.61%) Hibernate
16 383 (20.30%) Web Services
17 360 (19.08%) Kubernetes
18 357 (18.92%) Git (software)
19 345 (18.28%) Jenkins
20 344 (18.23%) Scrum
21 339 (17.97%) Maven
22 310 (16.43%) AngularJS
23 307 (16.27%) REST
24 286 (15.16%) Node.js
25 275 (14.57%) BDD
26 269 (14.26%) Continuous Integration
27 266 (14.10%) NoSQL
28 262 (13.88%) React
29 251 (13.30%) HTML
30 245 (12.98%) Gradle

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
1 175 (9.27%) Elasticsearch
2 140 (7.42%) Confluence
3 135 (7.15%) Tomcat
4 98 (5.19%) Cloud Foundry
5 95 (5.03%) Apache
6 82 (4.35%) WebLogic
7 69 (3.66%) WebSphere
8 41 (2.17%) Apache Solr
8 41 (2.17%) JBoss
9 40 (2.12%) Apache Spark
10 30 (1.59%) WildFly
11 28 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 24 (1.27%) OpenStack
13 19 (1.01%) Mule
14 14 (0.74%) Anypoint
14 14 (0.74%) CMS
14 14 (0.74%) Hyperledger
15 11 (0.58%) Apache Pig
15 11 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
16 8 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.11%) Chatbot
1 2 (0.11%) Snapchat
2 1 (0.053%) InVision
2 1 (0.053%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.053%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.053%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (1.48%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.42%) Ripple
3 6 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.053%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.053%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.053%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.053%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 541 (28.67%) Amazon AWS
2 192 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 138 (7.31%) OpenShift
4 100 (5.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 97 (5.14%) PaaS
6 69 (3.66%) GitHub
7 66 (3.50%) Serverless
8 43 (2.28%) IBM Cloud
9 38 (2.01%) IaaS
10 37 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
11 33 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
12 29 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
13 28 (1.48%) SaaS
14 24 (1.27%) Slack
15 19 (1.01%) Amazon S3
16 18 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
17 16 (0.85%) Apigee
18 12 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 12 (0.64%) npm
19 8 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.27%) AMQP
1 24 (1.27%) HTTP
2 8 (0.42%) Internet
3 7 (0.37%) FTP
3 7 (0.37%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.26%) OpenVPN
4 5 (0.26%) PPP
4 5 (0.26%) SSL
5 3 (0.16%) WebEx
6 2 (0.11%) FIX Connectivity
6 2 (0.11%) SAN
7 1 (0.053%) Firewall
7 1 (0.053%) Skype
7 1 (0.053%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (14.10%) NoSQL
2 243 (12.88%) PostgreSQL
3 238 (12.61%) MySQL
4 236 (12.51%) MongoDB
5 217 (11.50%) Relational Database
6 131 (6.94%) RDBMS
7 121 (6.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 108 (5.72%) SQL Server
9 90 (4.77%) Redis
10 64 (3.39%) Big Data
11 50 (2.65%) Amazon RDS
12 38 (2.01%) Blockchain
13 31 (1.64%) MariaDB
14 27 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 27 (1.43%) Neo4j
15 26 (1.38%) HBase
16 24 (1.27%) Hadoop
17 20 (1.06%) Oracle Database
18 17 (0.90%) Riak
19 16 (0.85%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 357 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 345 (18.28%) Jenkins
3 339 (17.97%) Maven
4 245 (12.98%) Gradle
5 238 (12.61%) JUnit
6 169 (8.96%) Cucumber
7 165 (8.74%) JIRA
8 103 (5.46%) Mockito
9 101 (5.35%) Selenium
10 73 (3.87%) Eclipse
11 63 (3.34%) IntelliJ
12 60 (3.18%) Subversion
13 59 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
14 40 (2.12%) SonarQube
15 39 (2.07%) Ant
16 33 (1.75%) TeamCity
17 29 (1.54%) SoapUI
18 27 (1.43%) Bitbucket
18 27 (1.43%) GitLab
19 25 (1.32%) webpack
General
1 421 (22.31%) Finance
2 189 (10.02%) Banking
3 139 (7.37%) Retail
4 80 (4.24%) Games
5 37 (1.96%) Advertising
6 29 (1.54%) Telecoms
7 27 (1.43%) Investment Banking
8 26 (1.38%) Law
9 25 (1.32%) Front Office
10 22 (1.17%) Financial Institution
11 21 (1.11%) Retail Banking
12 17 (0.90%) Publishing
13 12 (0.64%) Marketing
14 11 (0.58%) Back Office
15 9 (0.48%) Electronics
16 6 (0.32%) Legal
17 4 (0.21%) Automotive
17 4 (0.21%) Billing
17 4 (0.21%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.21%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 1,366 (72.39%) Developer
2 1,203 (63.75%) Java Developer
3 434 (23.00%) Senior Developer
4 398 (21.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 221 (11.71%) Java Engineer
6 202 (10.70%) Software Engineer
7 128 (6.78%) Java Software Engineer
8 101 (5.35%) Architect
9 73 (3.87%) Lead Developer
10 66 (3.50%) Lead Java Developer
11 65 (3.44%) Senior Java Engineer
12 64 (3.39%) Senior Software Engineer
13 51 (2.70%) Agile Developer
13 51 (2.70%) Agile Java Developer
13 51 (2.70%) Java Architect
14 47 (2.49%) Backend Developer
15 46 (2.44%) AWS Developer
16 45 (2.38%) Software Developer
17 39 (2.07%) Java Developer - Fintech
18 37 (1.96%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,720 (91.15%) Spring
2 481 (25.49%) RESTful
3 389 (20.61%) Hibernate
4 383 (20.30%) Web Services
5 310 (16.43%) AngularJS
6 307 (16.27%) REST
7 286 (15.16%) Node.js
8 262 (13.88%) React
9 251 (13.30%) HTML
10 222 (11.76%) CSS
11 193 (10.23%) Kafka
12 173 (9.17%) Java EE
13 166 (8.80%) SOAP
14 165 (8.74%) J2EE
15 123 (6.52%) JPA
15 123 (6.52%) RabbitMQ
16 120 (6.36%) Spring Cloud
17 116 (6.15%) Spring MVC
18 114 (6.04%) HTML5
19 112 (5.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 205 (10.86%) Greenfield Project
2 185 (9.80%) Fintech
3 97 (5.14%) Enterprise Software
4 86 (4.56%) User Experience
5 84 (4.45%) Cloud Native
6 71 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
7 58 (3.07%) Hybrid Cloud
8 54 (2.86%) Mobile App
9 47 (2.49%) Algorithms
10 45 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
11 33 (1.75%) Public Cloud
12 27 (1.43%) Blog
13 26 (1.38%) Data Structures
14 19 (1.01%) Virtual Team
15 16 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
16 14 (0.74%) Data Centre
16 14 (0.74%) Management Information System
17 13 (0.69%) Derivative
18 11 (0.58%) iPad
19 10 (0.53%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 235 (12.45%) Linux
2 59 (3.13%) Unix
3 33 (1.75%) Android
3 33 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 18 (0.95%) Ubuntu
5 17 (0.90%) DC/OS
5 17 (0.90%) Mesosphere
5 17 (0.90%) Windows
6 9 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.16%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.11%) CentOS
8 2 (0.11%) Debian
9 1 (0.053%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.053%) Solaris
9 1 (0.053%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,173 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 1,159 (61.42%) Microservices
3 594 (31.48%) TDD
4 428 (22.68%) Software Engineering
5 394 (20.88%) DevOps
6 344 (18.23%) Scrum
7 275 (14.57%) BDD
8 269 (14.26%) Continuous Integration
9 215 (11.39%) Computer Science
10 210 (11.13%) Problem-Solving
11 199 (10.55%) Test Automation
12 198 (10.49%) Open Source
13 176 (9.33%) OO
14 169 (8.96%) MVC
15 154 (8.16%) Mentoring
16 146 (7.74%) E-Commerce
17 125 (6.62%) Web Development
18 124 (6.57%) Continuous Delivery
19 119 (6.31%) OOP
20 116 (6.15%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,850 (98.04%) Java
2 801 (42.45%) Java 8
3 494 (26.18%) SQL
4 446 (23.64%) JavaScript
5 156 (8.27%) Scala
6 132 (7.00%) Python
7 86 (4.56%) Java 9
8 83 (4.40%) Kotlin
9 80 (4.24%) C#
10 64 (3.39%) Groovy
11 63 (3.34%) Go
12 53 (2.81%) TypeScript
13 52 (2.76%) C++
14 51 (2.70%) PHP
15 50 (2.65%) Ruby
16 44 (2.33%) ES6
17 29 (1.54%) Clojure
18 24 (1.27%) Bash Shell
19 19 (1.01%) PL/SQL
20 17 (0.90%) C
Qualifications
1 244 (12.93%) Degree
2 100 (5.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (1.43%) Master's Degree
4 24 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 13 (0.69%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.48%) DBS Check
7 6 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (0.26%) OCP
8 5 (0.26%) PhD
9 4 (0.21%) TOGAF Certification
10 3 (0.16%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.11%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.053%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.053%) CCNP
12 1 (0.053%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.053%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (7.05%) QA
2 13 (0.69%) GDPR
3 5 (0.26%) PSD2
4 4 (0.21%) SLA
5 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.11%) PMO
6 2 (0.11%) WCAG
7 1 (0.053%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.053%) EMIR
7 1 (0.053%) MiFID
System Software
1 736 (39.00%) Docker
2 30 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (1.38%) HDFS
4 7 (0.37%) vSphere
5 5 (0.26%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.26%) Squid
5 5 (0.26%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.053%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.053%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.053%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 360 (19.08%) Kubernetes
2 146 (7.74%) Ansible
3 93 (4.93%) Terraform
4 70 (3.71%) Opscode Chef
5 48 (2.54%) Puppet
6 45 (2.38%) Docker Swarm
7 36 (1.91%) Mesos
8 31 (1.64%) Kibana
9 27 (1.43%) Marathon
10 14 (0.74%) Salt
11 13 (0.69%) Hadoop YARN
12 8 (0.42%) logstash
13 7 (0.37%) Packer
14 6 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
15 5 (0.26%) Prometheus
16 4 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
17 3 (0.16%) Grafana
18 1 (0.053%) Consul
18 1 (0.053%) FreeIPA
18 1 (0.053%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 229 (12.14%) Oracle
2 109 (5.78%) Google
3 86 (4.56%) Red Hat
4 64 (3.39%) IBM
5 62 (3.29%) Splunk
6 45 (2.38%) Microsoft
7 41 (2.17%) AppDynamics
8 36 (1.91%) Cognizant
9 33 (1.75%) SAP
10 32 (1.70%) VMware
11 27 (1.43%) WorldPay
12 25 (1.32%) MuleSoft
13 21 (1.11%) Facebook
14 20 (1.06%) New Relic
14 20 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
15 14 (0.74%) NVIDIA
16 11 (0.58%) WSO2
17 10 (0.53%) Sybase
18 9 (0.48%) Adobe
19 8 (0.42%) Guidewire