Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Spring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Spring over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 48 54
Rank change year-on-year -29 +6 +17
Permanent jobs citing Spring 64 116 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.12% 4.47% 4.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.73% 11.87% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 59 106 95
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +8.55% +1.33%
10th Percentile £30,281 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,500 £55,000 £47,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Spring 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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 733 977 1056
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 35.70% 37.65% 38.39%
Number of salaries quoted 671 885 899
Wales median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,600 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £47,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Wales

Spring
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Spring in Wales

Spring
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Spring in Wales

Spring
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Wales region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
South Wales -7 60 £42,848 +7.12% 7
West Wales -22 2 £40,000 -23.81%
North Wales - 2 - - 1
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Spring.

1 62 (96.88%) Java
2 40 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (48.44%) Hibernate
4 26 (40.63%) Scrum
5 24 (37.50%) Finance
6 23 (35.94%) Software Engineering
7 21 (32.81%) SQL
7 21 (32.81%) Web Services
8 18 (28.13%) HTML
8 18 (28.13%) Maven
8 18 (28.13%) Web Development
8 18 (28.13%) RESTful
9 17 (26.56%) TDD
9 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
10 16 (25.00%) SOAP
11 15 (23.44%) REST
12 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (20.31%) Java EE
13 13 (20.31%) Oracle
14 12 (18.75%) CSS
14 12 (18.75%) JPA
15 11 (17.19%) J2EE
15 11 (17.19%) HTML5
16 10 (15.63%) AngularJS
16 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (14.06%) Test Automation
17 9 (14.06%) MongoDB
17 9 (14.06%) Tomcat
17 9 (14.06%) Advertising
18 8 (12.50%) Degree

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 9 (14.06%) Tomcat
2 8 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.69%) Apache
4 3 (4.69%) IIS
5 2 (3.13%) Liferay
5 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.56%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.38%) PaaS
3 5 (7.81%) IaaS
4 2 (3.13%) Serverless
5 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) FTP
2 1 (1.56%) Broadband
2 1 (1.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) MongoDB
2 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.94%) MySQL
4 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.13%) Big Data
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.56%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (28.13%) Maven
2 5 (7.81%) Eclipse
2 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.81%) Subversion
2 5 (7.81%) TeamCity
3 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.25%) JUnit
4 2 (3.13%) Bugzilla
4 2 (3.13%) JMeter
4 2 (3.13%) NetBeans
4 2 (3.13%) Selenium
4 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.13%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.56%) Ant
5 1 (1.56%) Gradle
5 1 (1.56%) JIRA
5 1 (1.56%) Mockito
5 1 (1.56%) TestNG
General
1 24 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Advertising
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (78.13%) Developer
2 43 (67.19%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 11 (17.19%) Java Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) Java Software Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) Software Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Lead Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Junior
8 4 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Software Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.69%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Java Web Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Junior Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (48.44%) Hibernate
2 21 (32.81%) Web Services
3 18 (28.13%) HTML
3 18 (28.13%) RESTful
4 16 (25.00%) SOAP
5 15 (23.44%) REST
6 13 (20.31%) Java EE
7 12 (18.75%) CSS
7 12 (18.75%) JPA
8 11 (17.19%) HTML5
8 11 (17.19%) J2EE
9 10 (15.63%) AngularJS
10 8 (12.50%) Kafka
10 8 (12.50%) Spring MVC
11 6 (9.38%) JSON
11 6 (9.38%) XML
12 5 (7.81%) Apache Camel
12 5 (7.81%) jQuery
12 5 (7.81%) Spring Boot
13 4 (6.25%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) User Experience
3 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.69%) Fintech
4 1 (1.56%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.56%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Android
1 7 (10.94%) Unix
2 5 (7.81%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.63%) Scrum
3 23 (35.94%) Software Engineering
4 18 (28.13%) Web Development
5 17 (26.56%) TDD
6 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (14.06%) Test Automation
8 8 (12.50%) Microservices
8 8 (12.50%) MVC
8 8 (12.50%) OO
9 7 (10.94%) SDLC
10 6 (9.38%) OOP
11 5 (7.81%) Android Development
11 5 (7.81%) BDD
11 5 (7.81%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (7.81%) iOS Development
11 5 (7.81%) Open Source
12 4 (6.25%) SOA
13 3 (4.69%) Collaborative Working
13 3 (4.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 62 (96.88%) Java
2 21 (32.81%) SQL
3 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.38%) C
4 6 (9.38%) Go
5 5 (7.81%) C#
5 5 (7.81%) C++
5 5 (7.81%) Perl
6 3 (4.69%) Korn
6 3 (4.69%) Python
6 3 (4.69%) Scala
6 3 (4.69%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.56%) PHP
8 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) HND
2 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) CEH
3 2 (3.13%) CISMP
3 2 (3.13%) CISSP
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.13%) GIAC
3 2 (3.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) Ansible
2 4 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Oracle
2 4 (6.25%) SAP
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) IBM
4 1 (1.56%) Perforce