The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Spring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
UK
Rank 81 84 88
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Spring 2800 3330 3390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.30% 3.22% 3.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.26% 8.41% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2307 2864 2821
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,025 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Spring is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 33911 39617 40053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.92% 38.35% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 28948 34112 33994
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Spring as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in the UK

Spring
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spring.

Salary trend for Spring in the UK

Spring
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Spring in the UK

Spring
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +4 2585 £52,500 - 430
London -5 1052 £62,500 +4.16% 211
South East +34 498 £50,000 +5.26% 52
South West +3 292 £45,269 +0.59% 37
East of England +52 233 £50,000 +5.26% 25
North West +21 211 £47,500 +5.55% 45
Yorkshire -7 166 £47,500 +5.55% 34
City of London +1 163 £67,500 +12.50% 54
Manchester +29 148 £50,000 +5.26% 27
Berkshire +84 132 £52,500 -12.50% 6
West Yorkshire +23 114 £50,000 - 25
Scotland +1 111 £45,000 - 17
Gloucestershire +25 93 £52,500 -12.50% 11
Leeds +7 91 £50,000 - 21
Bristol -15 83 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Hertfordshire +22 82 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Oxfordshire +20 77 £55,000 +15.78% 13
Hampshire +33 73 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Buckinghamshire -3 73 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Milton Keynes -9 70 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Wales +24 68 £45,269 +13.17% 8
Surrey +10 68 £61,250 +16.66% 8
West Midlands -63 64 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Glasgow -15 62 £57,500 +21.05% 10
Essex +60 60 £50,000 -16.66% 5
Cambridgeshire +12 59 £40,000 - 8
Reading +63 58 £47,500 -19.14% 2
South Wales +28 54 £45,269 +13.17% 8
East Midlands +6 51 £40,000 +6.66% 16
Cheshire +22 44 £47,500 +11.76% 13

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Spring.

1 5600 (98.64%) Java
2 3692 (65.03%) Agile Software Development
3 2651 (46.70%) Hibernate
4 2169 (38.21%) JavaScript
5 1984 (34.95%) SQL
6 1907 (33.59%) TDD
7 1677 (29.54%) HTML
8 1582 (27.87%) Web Services
9 1520 (26.77%) Scrum
10 1480 (26.07%) Maven
11 1478 (26.03%) REST
12 1432 (25.22%) J2EE
13 1322 (23.29%) CSS
14 1204 (21.21%) XML
15 1168 (20.57%) Linux
16 1166 (20.54%) Finance
17 1153 (20.31%) MVC
18 1127 (19.85%) Git (software)
19 1116 (19.66%) JUnit
20 1114 (19.62%) Oracle
21 1097 (19.32%) Software Engineering
22 1039 (18.30%) Jenkins
23 1007 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
24 1005 (17.70%) SOAP
25 1002 (17.65%) Tomcat
26 990 (17.44%) AngularJS
27 973 (17.14%) OO
28 928 (16.35%) NoSQL
29 892 (15.71%) RESTful
30 860 (15.15%) MySQL

Spring
Top Related 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 1002 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 593 (10.45%) JBoss
3 385 (6.78%) WebSphere
4 361 (6.36%) Apache
5 264 (4.65%) WebLogic
6 256 (4.51%) Elasticsearch
7 180 (3.17%) Apache Spark
8 171 (3.01%) Mule
9 152 (2.68%) CMS
10 148 (2.61%) Confluence
11 132 (2.33%) Mule ESB
12 126 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 120 (2.11%) Jetty
14 110 (1.94%) GlassFish
15 103 (1.81%) Apache Solr
16 85 (1.50%) Apache Pig
17 74 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 69 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
19 55 (0.97%) Alfresco
20 54 (0.95%) IIS
Applications
1 43 (0.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.088%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.070%) MS Office
3 4 (0.070%) Weka
4 3 (0.053%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.053%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.018%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 85 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 45 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
3 28 (0.49%) SAP Hybris
4 25 (0.44%) SAP ERP
5 18 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
6 16 (0.28%) Magento
7 8 (0.14%) Sentinel
8 5 (0.088%) BusinessWorks
9 3 (0.053%) Eagle PACE
10 2 (0.035%) Unit4 Business World
11 1 (0.018%) Adobe Campaign
11 1 (0.018%) Eloqua
11 1 (0.018%) Fredhopper
11 1 (0.018%) NetSuite
11 1 (0.018%) Oracle BRM
11 1 (0.018%) Oracle SCM
11 1 (0.018%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 529 (9.32%) Amazon AWS
2 273 (4.81%) SaaS
3 97 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
4 91 (1.60%) GitHub
5 77 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 39 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 33 (0.58%) PaaS
8 26 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
9 16 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
10 13 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
11 11 (0.19%) Amazon S3
11 11 (0.19%) IaaS
12 10 (0.18%) CloudFront
13 7 (0.12%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
14 6 (0.11%) Google App Engine
15 5 (0.088%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 3 (0.053%) Sumo Logic
16 3 (0.053%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 2 (0.035%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 173 (3.05%) Internet
2 162 (2.85%) HTTP
3 80 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 45 (0.79%) SSL
5 33 (0.58%) LDAP
6 27 (0.48%) HTTPS
7 23 (0.41%) Intranet
8 18 (0.32%) FTP
9 16 (0.28%) SNMP
10 11 (0.19%) FIX Connectivity
11 10 (0.18%) AMQP
12 9 (0.16%) DNS
13 7 (0.12%) SMPP
13 7 (0.12%) Wireless
14 5 (0.088%) Skype
15 4 (0.070%) Firewall
15 4 (0.070%) Kerberos
16 3 (0.053%) Reverse Proxy
16 3 (0.053%) UMTS
16 3 (0.053%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 928 (16.35%) NoSQL
2 860 (15.15%) MySQL
3 696 (12.26%) MongoDB
4 669 (11.78%) Relational Database
5 493 (8.68%) Big Data
6 489 (8.61%) SQL Server
7 410 (7.22%) Hadoop
8 304 (5.35%) RDBMS
9 300 (5.28%) Apache Cassandra
10 289 (5.09%) PostgreSQL
11 217 (3.82%) Oracle Database
12 155 (2.73%) Neo4j
13 128 (2.25%) DB2
14 117 (2.06%) Apache Hive
15 113 (1.99%) Redis
16 92 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
17 86 (1.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 84 (1.48%) HBase
19 66 (1.16%) Hazelcast
20 43 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1480 (26.07%) Maven
2 1127 (19.85%) Git (software)
3 1116 (19.66%) JUnit
4 1039 (18.30%) Jenkins
5 528 (9.30%) Subversion
6 429 (7.56%) Gradle
7 415 (7.31%) JIRA
8 396 (6.98%) Eclipse
9 366 (6.45%) Ant
10 318 (5.60%) Selenium
11 293 (5.16%) Cucumber
12 286 (5.04%) Mockito
13 195 (3.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 179 (3.15%) IntelliJ
15 142 (2.50%) Hudson
16 85 (1.50%) Sonatype Nexus
17 83 (1.46%) Talend Open Studio
18 78 (1.37%) TeamCity
19 71 (1.25%) JBehave
19 71 (1.25%) TestNG
General
1 1166 (20.54%) Finance
2 511 (9.00%) Banking
3 278 (4.90%) Games
4 264 (4.65%) Retail
5 245 (4.32%) Telecoms
6 167 (2.94%) Marketing
7 162 (2.85%) Front Office
8 149 (2.62%) Advertising
9 106 (1.87%) Manufacturing
10 100 (1.76%) Electronics
11 91 (1.60%) Publishing
12 87 (1.53%) Investment Banking
13 68 (1.20%) Back Office
14 67 (1.18%) Military
15 33 (0.58%) Automotive
16 30 (0.53%) Music Industry
17 26 (0.46%) Online Betting
18 25 (0.44%) Financial Institution
19 22 (0.39%) Legal
20 14 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 4413 (77.73%) Developer
2 4048 (71.31%) Java Developer
3 1344 (23.67%) Senior Developer
4 1300 (22.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 491 (8.65%) Java Engineer
6 449 (7.91%) Software Engineer
7 283 (4.99%) Java Software Engineer
8 274 (4.83%) Architect
8 274 (4.83%) Java Software Developer
8 274 (4.83%) Lead Developer
9 270 (4.76%) Software Developer
10 252 (4.44%) Agile Developer
11 241 (4.25%) Agile Java Developer
12 227 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
13 185 (3.26%) J2EE Developer
14 181 (3.19%) Lead Java Developer
15 180 (3.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 151 (2.66%) Java Architect
17 146 (2.57%) Junior
18 143 (2.52%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2651 (46.70%) Hibernate
2 1677 (29.54%) HTML
3 1582 (27.87%) Web Services
4 1478 (26.03%) REST
5 1432 (25.22%) J2EE
6 1322 (23.29%) CSS
7 1204 (21.21%) XML
8 1005 (17.70%) SOAP
9 990 (17.44%) AngularJS
10 892 (15.71%) RESTful
11 804 (14.16%) Java EE
12 742 (13.07%) JMS
13 735 (12.95%) Spring MVC
14 695 (12.24%) JSON
15 667 (11.75%) jQuery
16 594 (10.46%) HTML5
17 549 (9.67%) JSP
18 535 (9.42%) JPA
19 495 (8.72%) Apache Camel
20 474 (8.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 534 (9.41%) Computer Science
2 285 (5.02%) Enterprise Software
3 219 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
4 180 (3.17%) User Experience
5 174 (3.06%) Fintech
6 133 (2.34%) Mobile App
7 117 (2.06%) iPad
8 78 (1.37%) Algorithms
9 72 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 70 (1.23%) Derivative
11 69 (1.22%) Online Games
12 49 (0.86%) Virtual Team
13 46 (0.81%) PKI
14 43 (0.76%) Data Structures
14 43 (0.76%) Mainframe
15 42 (0.74%) Blog
16 41 (0.72%) Client/Server
17 32 (0.56%) Fixed Income
18 31 (0.55%) Management Information System
18 31 (0.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1168 (20.57%) Linux
2 541 (9.53%) Unix
3 199 (3.51%) Android
4 178 (3.14%) Windows
5 137 (2.41%) Apple iOS
6 51 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 35 (0.62%) Mac OS X
8 33 (0.58%) CentOS
9 25 (0.44%) Solaris
10 22 (0.39%) Ubuntu
11 14 (0.25%) Windows Server
12 12 (0.21%) HPUX
13 11 (0.19%) Mac OS
14 8 (0.14%) Windows Phone
15 7 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
16 5 (0.088%) Debian
17 3 (0.053%) Oracle Linux
18 2 (0.035%) zOS
19 1 (0.018%) FreeBSD
19 1 (0.018%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3692 (65.03%) Agile Software Development
2 1907 (33.59%) TDD
3 1520 (26.77%) Scrum
4 1153 (20.31%) MVC
5 1097 (19.32%) Software Engineering
6 1007 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
7 973 (17.14%) OO
8 845 (14.88%) BDD
9 723 (12.74%) Microservices
10 610 (10.75%) SOA
11 586 (10.32%) E-Commerce
12 567 (9.99%) Open Source
13 557 (9.81%) SDLC
14 511 (9.00%) Unit Testing
15 503 (8.86%) DevOps
16 451 (7.94%) Mentoring
17 428 (7.54%) Kanban
18 411 (7.24%) Web Development
19 408 (7.19%) Multithreading
20 298 (5.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5600 (98.64%) Java
2 2169 (38.21%) JavaScript
3 1984 (34.95%) SQL
4 522 (9.19%) Scala
5 516 (9.09%) Python
6 306 (5.39%) Groovy
7 295 (5.20%) C#
8 232 (4.09%) PHP
9 211 (3.72%) C++
10 210 (3.70%) C
11 209 (3.68%) Ruby
12 199 (3.51%) PL/SQL
13 177 (3.12%) Shell Script
14 135 (2.38%) Bash Shell
15 134 (2.36%) Perl
16 73 (1.29%) Go
17 66 (1.16%) T-SQL
18 52 (0.92%) Clojure
19 47 (0.83%) Objective-C
20 37 (0.65%) ES6
Qualifications
1 820 (14.44%) Degree
2 214 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 87 (1.53%) DV Cleared
4 64 (1.13%) SC Cleared
5 32 (0.56%) PhD
6 17 (0.30%) Sun Certification
7 13 (0.23%) HND
8 11 (0.19%) DBS Check
9 7 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (0.088%) AWS Certification
10 5 (0.088%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.070%) MBA
12 2 (0.035%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.035%) OCP
13 1 (0.018%) CITP
13 1 (0.018%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 250 (4.40%) QA
2 38 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (0.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 26 (0.46%) PCI DSS
5 24 (0.42%) MiFID
5 24 (0.42%) SLA
6 16 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
7 15 (0.26%) EMIR
8 6 (0.11%) SDET
9 4 (0.070%) HL7
9 4 (0.070%) PMO
10 3 (0.053%) Actionable Recommendations
10 3 (0.053%) GAAP
10 3 (0.053%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.035%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.035%) FATCA
12 1 (0.018%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.018%) DICOM
12 1 (0.018%) GCP
System Software
1 283 (4.99%) Docker
2 70 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 46 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 37 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
6 25 (0.44%) HDFS
7 24 (0.42%) Active Directory
8 14 (0.25%) vSphere
9 4 (0.070%) Varnish
10 3 (0.053%) Dovecot
10 3 (0.053%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.018%) Ceph
11 1 (0.018%) KVM
11 1 (0.018%) LXC
11 1 (0.018%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.018%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.018%) Xen
Systems Management
1 129 (2.27%) Puppet
2 114 (2.01%) Ansible
3 71 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (0.62%) Kubernetes
5 34 (0.60%) Kibana
6 31 (0.55%) Salt
7 20 (0.35%) logstash
8 18 (0.32%) Grafana
9 12 (0.21%) Nagios
9 12 (0.21%) StatsD
10 9 (0.16%) Capistrano
11 8 (0.14%) CloudHub
11 8 (0.14%) Control-M
12 7 (0.12%) Mesos
13 6 (0.11%) Marathon
13 6 (0.11%) Packer
13 6 (0.11%) Tivoli
14 5 (0.088%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 5 (0.088%) Terraform
15 4 (0.070%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1114 (19.62%) Oracle
2 163 (2.87%) IBM
3 158 (2.78%) hybris
4 129 (2.27%) SAP
5 107 (1.88%) Google
6 83 (1.46%) Talend
7 80 (1.41%) Adobe
8 77 (1.36%) Microsoft
9 74 (1.30%) Atlassian
10 72 (1.27%) VMware
11 68 (1.20%) Red Hat
11 68 (1.20%) Sybase
12 62 (1.09%) Apple
13 54 (0.95%) TIBCO
14 39 (0.69%) Splunk
15 38 (0.67%) MuleSoft
16 35 (0.62%) ATG
17 31 (0.55%) Solace
18 30 (0.53%) Perforce
19 28 (0.49%) Altova
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 13 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £54000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + £75,000 + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + equity, flexi working, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum GBP 45 -65k + many outstanding benef
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + £70,000 + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Lots of benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum bonus, regular pay reviews
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Oscar
Salary: £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday