Period
to 29 October 2020

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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > Wales
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 33 42
Rank change year-on-year -12 +9 +38
Permanent jobs citing Spring 34 127 110
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 4.63% 6.71% 5.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.32% 17.57% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 43 131 103
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +4.18%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £54,500 £55,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 276 723 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 37.60% 38.21% 34.99%
Number of salaries quoted 248 644 585
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,331 £31,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,050
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.67% +4.10%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Wales

Spring
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Spring in Wales.

Salary trend for Spring in Wales

Spring
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Spring in Wales over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

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 29 October 2020. 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 -5 33 £42,500 +6.25% 4
West Wales -11 1 £65,000 +73.33% 2
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 29 October 2020, IT jobs citing Spring 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Spring.

1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (64.71%) DevOps
3 21 (61.76%) GCP
3 21 (61.76%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (58.82%) Spring Boot
4 20 (58.82%) SQL
5 19 (55.88%) Apache
5 19 (55.88%) Service Management
5 19 (55.88%) ITSM
5 19 (55.88%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (55.88%) Google
5 19 (55.88%) SC Cleared
5 19 (55.88%) Security Cleared
5 19 (55.88%) RabbitMQ
5 19 (55.88%) Splunk
5 19 (55.88%) Spring Integration
5 19 (55.88%) GitHub
5 19 (55.88%) API Integration
5 19 (55.88%) Terraform
5 19 (55.88%) Grafana
5 19 (55.88%) Apache Spark
5 19 (55.88%) ServiceNow
5 19 (55.88%) Gradle
5 19 (55.88%) Stackdriver
5 19 (55.88%) Public Sector
6 17 (50.00%) Python
7 16 (47.06%) Kubernetes
8 15 (44.12%) Microservices
9 10 (29.41%) Docker
10 9 (26.47%) MongoDB

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 21 (61.76%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (55.88%) Apache
2 19 (55.88%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 21 (61.76%) GCP
2 19 (55.88%) GitHub
2 19 (55.88%) Stackdriver
3 6 (17.65%) AWS
4 3 (8.82%) Azure
5 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (26.47%) MongoDB
3 8 (23.53%) Big Data
4 3 (8.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (8.82%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (55.88%) Gradle
2 5 (14.71%) JUnit
3 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.94%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 19 (55.88%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 23 (67.65%) Java Developer
3 18 (52.94%) Senior Developer
4 10 (29.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Digital Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Digital Transformation
6 3 (8.82%) Junior
6 3 (8.82%) Junior Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Ruby Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) Spring Boot
2 19 (55.88%) RabbitMQ
2 19 (55.88%) Spring Integration
3 7 (20.59%) Web Services
4 6 (17.65%) Dropwizard
4 6 (17.65%) RESTful
5 5 (14.71%) REST
6 4 (11.76%) Node.js
6 4 (11.76%) SOAP
7 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.88%) HTML
7 2 (5.88%) JSON
7 2 (5.88%) Kafka
8 1 (2.94%) Apache Flex
8 1 (2.94%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (2.94%) Java SE
8 1 (2.94%) Play Framework
8 1 (2.94%) React
8 1 (2.94%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) DevOps
2 19 (55.88%) API Integration
2 19 (55.88%) ITSM
2 19 (55.88%) Service Management
3 15 (44.12%) Microservices
4 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
6 4 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (11.76%) SDLC
7 3 (8.82%) API Development
7 3 (8.82%) Insurtech
7 3 (8.82%) Scrum
8 1 (2.94%) Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure as Code
8 1 (2.94%) Migration
8 1 (2.94%) Mobile Development
8 1 (2.94%) MVC
8 1 (2.94%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (58.82%) SQL
3 17 (50.00%) Python
4 7 (20.59%) Java 8
5 5 (14.71%) Go
5 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.76%) Scala
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) SC Cleared
1 19 (55.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (55.88%) Grafana
1 19 (55.88%) Terraform
2 16 (47.06%) Kubernetes
3 3 (8.82%) Puppet
4 1 (2.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Google
1 19 (55.88%) ServiceNow
1 19 (55.88%) Splunk
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) IBM