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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 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 2821 3329 3438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.34% 3.22% 3.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.31% 8.39% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2322 2862 2864
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,322 £35,225 £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 33955 39662 40709
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.14% 38.35% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 28984 34153 34569
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
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 27 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 27 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 +7 2599 £52,500 - 417
London -5 1052 £62,500 +4.16% 209
South East +32 505 £50,000 +5.26% 48
South West +6 286 £45,269 +0.59% 37
East of England +54 239 £50,000 +1.01% 25
North West +18 215 £47,500 +5.55% 41
Yorkshire -8 168 £47,500 +5.55% 32
City of London +3 164 £66,250 +10.41% 54
Manchester +28 151 £50,000 +5.26% 25
Berkshire +87 132 £52,500 -12.50% 6
West Yorkshire +22 116 £50,000 - 24
Scotland +4 115 £45,000 - 17
Gloucestershire +25 92 £52,500 -12.50% 11
Leeds +7 92 £50,000 - 21
Hertfordshire +28 83 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Bristol -17 79 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Oxfordshire +24 77 £55,000 +15.78% 12
Buckinghamshire -3 74 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Hampshire +32 73 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Surrey +17 72 £58,750 +11.90% 8
Wales +28 71 £45,269 +13.17% 7
Milton Keynes -5 71 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Glasgow -13 65 £57,500 +21.05% 11
West Midlands -60 65 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Essex +62 63 £50,000 -16.66% 5
Cambridgeshire +12 60 £40,000 - 8
Reading +67 58 £47,500 -19.14% 2
South Wales +30 57 £45,269 +13.17% 7
East Midlands +5 51 £40,000 +10.34% 14
Cheshire +20 45 £47,500 +11.76% 12

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 5582 (98.62%) Java
2 3671 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2637 (46.59%) Hibernate
4 2157 (38.11%) JavaScript
5 1978 (34.95%) SQL
6 1901 (33.59%) TDD
7 1662 (29.36%) HTML
8 1578 (27.88%) Web Services
9 1514 (26.75%) Scrum
10 1473 (26.02%) Maven
11 1467 (25.92%) REST
12 1423 (25.14%) J2EE
13 1318 (23.29%) CSS
14 1192 (21.06%) XML
15 1162 (20.53%) Linux
16 1157 (20.44%) Finance
17 1144 (20.21%) MVC
18 1121 (19.81%) Git (software)
19 1109 (19.59%) Oracle
20 1105 (19.52%) JUnit
21 1087 (19.20%) Software Engineering
22 1028 (18.16%) Jenkins
23 1004 (17.74%) SOAP
24 1000 (17.67%) Continuous Integration
25 993 (17.54%) Tomcat
26 983 (17.37%) AngularJS
27 974 (17.21%) OO
28 934 (16.50%) NoSQL
29 892 (15.76%) RESTful
30 852 (15.05%) 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
1 993 (17.54%) Tomcat
2 589 (10.41%) JBoss
3 390 (6.89%) WebSphere
4 357 (6.31%) Apache
5 266 (4.70%) WebLogic
6 252 (4.45%) Elasticsearch
7 184 (3.25%) Apache Spark
8 169 (2.99%) Mule
9 154 (2.72%) CMS
10 147 (2.60%) Confluence
11 130 (2.30%) Mule ESB
12 124 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 120 (2.12%) Jetty
14 111 (1.96%) GlassFish
15 100 (1.77%) Apache Solr
16 85 (1.50%) Apache Pig
17 74 (1.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 70 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
19 56 (0.99%) Alfresco
20 54 (0.95%) IIS
Applications
1 42 (0.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.088%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.071%) MS Office
3 4 (0.071%) Weka
4 3 (0.053%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.053%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.018%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 86 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 43 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
3 30 (0.53%) 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
1 525 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
2 272 (4.81%) SaaS
3 96 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
4 91 (1.61%) GitHub
5 77 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 38 (0.67%) 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%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 3 (0.053%) Sumo Logic
16 3 (0.053%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 172 (3.04%) Internet
2 165 (2.92%) HTTP
3 80 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 46 (0.81%) SSL
5 30 (0.53%) LDAP
6 26 (0.46%) HTTPS
7 22 (0.39%) Intranet
8 19 (0.34%) FTP
9 15 (0.27%) SNMP
10 11 (0.19%) FIX Connectivity
11 10 (0.18%) AMQP
12 9 (0.16%) DNS
13 7 (0.12%) SMPP
14 6 (0.11%) Wireless
15 5 (0.088%) Skype
16 4 (0.071%) Firewall
16 4 (0.071%) Kerberos
17 3 (0.053%) Reverse Proxy
17 3 (0.053%) UMTS
17 3 (0.053%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 934 (16.50%) NoSQL
2 852 (15.05%) MySQL
3 692 (12.23%) MongoDB
4 670 (11.84%) Relational Database
5 496 (8.76%) Big Data
6 489 (8.64%) SQL Server
7 408 (7.21%) Hadoop
8 307 (5.42%) RDBMS
9 295 (5.21%) Apache Cassandra
10 283 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
11 213 (3.76%) Oracle Database
12 155 (2.74%) Neo4j
13 128 (2.26%) DB2
14 120 (2.12%) Apache Hive
15 113 (2.00%) Redis
16 92 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
17 86 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 86 (1.52%) HBase
18 65 (1.15%) Hazelcast
19 44 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1473 (26.02%) Maven
2 1121 (19.81%) Git (software)
3 1105 (19.52%) JUnit
4 1028 (18.16%) Jenkins
5 526 (9.29%) Subversion
6 428 (7.56%) Gradle
7 412 (7.28%) JIRA
8 396 (7.00%) Eclipse
9 365 (6.45%) Ant
10 320 (5.65%) Selenium
11 289 (5.11%) Mockito
12 288 (5.09%) Cucumber
13 191 (3.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 178 (3.14%) IntelliJ
15 144 (2.54%) Hudson
16 82 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
17 81 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
18 78 (1.38%) TeamCity
19 72 (1.27%) Artifactory
20 70 (1.24%) TestNG
General
1 1157 (20.44%) Finance
2 508 (8.98%) Banking
3 280 (4.95%) Games
4 267 (4.72%) Retail
5 242 (4.28%) Telecoms
6 171 (3.02%) Marketing
7 161 (2.84%) Front Office
8 152 (2.69%) Advertising
9 107 (1.89%) Manufacturing
10 101 (1.78%) Electronics
11 92 (1.63%) Publishing
12 86 (1.52%) 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 4399 (77.72%) Developer
2 4033 (71.25%) Java Developer
3 1332 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 1288 (22.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 483 (8.53%) Java Engineer
6 442 (7.81%) Software Engineer
7 275 (4.86%) Java Software Engineer
7 275 (4.86%) Lead Developer
8 268 (4.73%) Architect
9 267 (4.72%) Java Software Developer
9 267 (4.72%) Software Developer
10 247 (4.36%) Agile Developer
11 236 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
12 224 (3.96%) JavaScript Developer
13 184 (3.25%) J2EE Developer
14 182 (3.22%) Lead Java Developer
15 179 (3.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 148 (2.61%) Junior
17 147 (2.60%) Java Architect
18 145 (2.56%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2637 (46.59%) Hibernate
2 1662 (29.36%) HTML
3 1578 (27.88%) Web Services
4 1467 (25.92%) REST
5 1423 (25.14%) J2EE
6 1318 (23.29%) CSS
7 1192 (21.06%) XML
8 1004 (17.74%) SOAP
9 983 (17.37%) AngularJS
10 892 (15.76%) RESTful
11 795 (14.05%) Java EE
12 738 (13.04%) JMS
13 730 (12.90%) Spring MVC
14 690 (12.19%) JSON
15 659 (11.64%) jQuery
16 587 (10.37%) HTML5
17 549 (9.70%) JSP
18 524 (9.26%) JPA
19 493 (8.71%) Apache Camel
20 467 (8.25%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 538 (9.51%) Computer Science
2 282 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
3 215 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 184 (3.25%) User Experience
5 171 (3.02%) Fintech
6 136 (2.40%) Mobile App
7 115 (2.03%) iPad
8 79 (1.40%) Algorithms
9 72 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 71 (1.25%) Online Games
11 69 (1.22%) Derivative
12 48 (0.85%) Virtual Team
13 45 (0.80%) PKI
14 44 (0.78%) Data Structures
15 43 (0.76%) Mainframe
16 42 (0.74%) Blog
17 41 (0.72%) Client/Server
18 32 (0.57%) Fixed Income
19 31 (0.55%) Management Information System
19 31 (0.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1162 (20.53%) Linux
2 538 (9.51%) Unix
3 201 (3.55%) Android
4 177 (3.13%) Windows
5 139 (2.46%) 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 21 (0.37%) Ubuntu
11 14 (0.25%) Windows Server
12 12 (0.21%) HPUX
12 12 (0.21%) Mac OS
13 8 (0.14%) Windows Phone
14 7 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
15 5 (0.088%) Debian
16 3 (0.053%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (0.035%) zOS
18 1 (0.018%) FreeBSD
18 1 (0.018%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3671 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
2 1901 (33.59%) TDD
3 1514 (26.75%) Scrum
4 1144 (20.21%) MVC
5 1087 (19.20%) Software Engineering
6 1000 (17.67%) Continuous Integration
7 974 (17.21%) OO
8 838 (14.81%) BDD
9 718 (12.69%) Microservices
10 605 (10.69%) SOA
11 590 (10.42%) E-Commerce
12 561 (9.91%) Open Source
13 555 (9.81%) SDLC
14 512 (9.05%) Unit Testing
15 503 (8.89%) DevOps
16 449 (7.93%) Mentoring
17 429 (7.58%) Kanban
18 409 (7.23%) Multithreading
19 408 (7.21%) Web Development
20 298 (5.27%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5582 (98.62%) Java
2 2157 (38.11%) JavaScript
3 1978 (34.95%) SQL
4 519 (9.17%) Python
5 517 (9.13%) Scala
6 302 (5.34%) Groovy
7 300 (5.30%) C#
8 233 (4.12%) PHP
9 213 (3.76%) C
10 211 (3.73%) C++
11 208 (3.67%) Ruby
12 199 (3.52%) PL/SQL
13 176 (3.11%) Shell Script
14 135 (2.39%) Bash Shell
15 133 (2.35%) Perl
16 73 (1.29%) Go
17 67 (1.18%) T-SQL
18 50 (0.88%) Clojure
19 47 (0.83%) Objective-C
20 36 (0.64%) ES6
Qualifications
1 824 (14.56%) Degree
2 212 (3.75%) Security Cleared
3 86 (1.52%) DV Cleared
4 63 (1.11%) SC Cleared
5 33 (0.58%) PhD
6 16 (0.28%) Sun Certification
7 13 (0.23%) HND
8 11 (0.19%) DBS Check
9 6 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (0.088%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.071%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.071%) 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
1 252 (4.45%) QA
2 39 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 38 (0.67%) 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 (0.27%) EMIR
8 6 (0.11%) SDET
9 4 (0.071%) HL7
9 4 (0.071%) 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
1 279 (4.93%) Docker
2 69 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 46 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 37 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
6 24 (0.42%) Active Directory
6 24 (0.42%) HDFS
7 14 (0.25%) vSphere
8 4 (0.071%) Varnish
9 3 (0.053%) Dovecot
9 3 (0.053%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.018%) Ceph
10 1 (0.018%) KVM
10 1 (0.018%) LXC
10 1 (0.018%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.018%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.018%) Xen
Systems Management
1 130 (2.30%) Puppet
2 115 (2.03%) Ansible
3 71 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (0.60%) Kibana
4 34 (0.60%) Kubernetes
5 31 (0.55%) Salt
6 20 (0.35%) logstash
7 18 (0.32%) Grafana
8 12 (0.21%) Nagios
8 12 (0.21%) StatsD
9 9 (0.16%) Capistrano
10 8 (0.14%) CloudHub
11 7 (0.12%) Control-M
11 7 (0.12%) Mesos
12 6 (0.11%) Marathon
12 6 (0.11%) Packer
12 6 (0.11%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.088%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 5 (0.088%) Terraform
14 4 (0.071%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1109 (19.59%) Oracle
2 166 (2.93%) IBM
3 160 (2.83%) hybris
4 132 (2.33%) SAP
5 106 (1.87%) Google
6 82 (1.45%) Talend
7 80 (1.41%) Adobe
8 77 (1.36%) Microsoft
9 73 (1.29%) Atlassian
10 71 (1.25%) VMware
11 67 (1.18%) Sybase
12 66 (1.17%) Red Hat
13 62 (1.10%) Apple
14 55 (0.97%) TIBCO
15 39 (0.69%) Splunk
16 36 (0.64%) MuleSoft
17 35 (0.62%) ATG
18 31 (0.55%) Solace
19 30 (0.53%) Perforce
20 28 (0.49%) Altova
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: Up to £33,000 plus pension, bonus and flexible working
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: 40+ holidays per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Extremely generous pension + 27 holidays
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Holiday
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + full benefits (incl bupa, gym etc)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £83000 per annum + 15% Bonus and a great package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago