Period
to 23 October 2019

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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 38 79
Rank change year-on-year +10 +41 -16
Permanent jobs citing Spring 128 112 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.95% 5.54% 3.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.13% 15.71% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 115 102 57
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £28,342
90th Percentile £55,000 £71,250 £55,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%

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 706 713 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.31% 35.24% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 628 584 635
Wales median annual salary £43,428 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.18% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £23,110
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% +5.26%

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 23 October 2019.

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 23 October 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
South Wales -5 108 £42,500 -5.56% 11
West Wales - 16 £35,000 - 1
Mid Wales +19 4 £55,000 +52.78% 1
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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.

1 126 (98.44%) Java
2 73 (57.03%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (56.25%) Hibernate
4 47 (36.72%) Git (software)
5 42 (32.81%) JavaScript
5 42 (32.81%) SQL
6 36 (28.13%) Web Services
7 33 (25.78%) Scrum
8 32 (25.00%) J2EE
9 31 (24.22%) AngularJS
9 31 (24.22%) Spring Boot
10 29 (22.66%) REST
11 28 (21.88%) Software Engineering
12 27 (21.09%) Maven
13 26 (20.31%) Web Development
14 25 (19.53%) Jenkins
15 23 (17.97%) Front End Development
16 22 (17.19%) SQL Server
16 22 (17.19%) SOAP
17 21 (16.41%) JUnit
18 20 (15.63%) Oracle
18 20 (15.63%) Tomcat
18 20 (15.63%) Python
18 20 (15.63%) WebSphere
18 20 (15.63%) Relational Database
18 20 (15.63%) MongoDB
19 19 (14.84%) IBM
19 19 (14.84%) HTML
20 18 (14.06%) AWS
20 18 (14.06%) Node.js

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 20 (15.63%) Tomcat
1 20 (15.63%) WebSphere
2 16 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (6.25%) Confluence
3 8 (6.25%) JBoss
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.34%) Apache
6 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.06%) AWS
2 14 (10.94%) GitHub
3 12 (9.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 6 (4.69%) PaaS
5 5 (3.91%) IaaS
6 3 (2.34%) GCP
7 2 (1.56%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.78%) Azure
8 1 (0.78%) G Suite
8 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.63%) MongoDB
2 20 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 17 (13.28%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (10.94%) Informix
4 14 (10.94%) MySQL
5 11 (8.59%) DB2
6 6 (4.69%) Redis
7 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.34%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (36.72%) Git (software)
2 27 (21.09%) Maven
3 25 (19.53%) Jenkins
4 21 (16.41%) JUnit
5 17 (13.28%) Subversion
6 11 (8.59%) Liquibase
7 10 (7.81%) Bitbucket
8 9 (7.03%) Selenium
9 8 (6.25%) JIRA
10 7 (5.47%) Ant
10 7 (5.47%) Cucumber
10 7 (5.47%) IntelliJ
10 7 (5.47%) TeamCity
11 6 (4.69%) Eclipse
12 5 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (3.13%) Fiddler
13 4 (3.13%) Gradle
13 4 (3.13%) SoapUI
14 3 (2.34%) Mockito
15 2 (1.56%) DbUnit
General
1 17 (13.28%) Finance
2 14 (10.94%) Banking
3 6 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.91%) Public Sector
5 4 (3.13%) Billing
6 2 (1.56%) Advertising
6 2 (1.56%) Electronics
6 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 108 (84.38%) Developer
2 78 (60.94%) Java Developer
3 26 (20.31%) Software Developer
4 13 (10.16%) Software Engineer
5 11 (8.59%) Senior Developer
6 9 (7.03%) Security Engineer
7 8 (6.25%) Junior
7 8 (6.25%) Junior Developer
8 7 (5.47%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (4.69%) Junior Software Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Analyst
10 4 (3.13%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (2.34%) J2EE Developer
11 3 (2.34%) Java Engineer
11 3 (2.34%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (2.34%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (2.34%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (56.25%) Hibernate
2 36 (28.13%) Web Services
3 32 (25.00%) J2EE
4 31 (24.22%) AngularJS
4 31 (24.22%) Spring Boot
5 29 (22.66%) REST
6 22 (17.19%) SOAP
7 19 (14.84%) HTML
8 18 (14.06%) Node.js
9 17 (13.28%) React
10 16 (12.50%) JPA
11 15 (11.72%) Kafka
11 15 (11.72%) RESTful
12 14 (10.94%) Apache Camel
12 14 (10.94%) TensorFlow
13 12 (9.38%) JMS
13 12 (9.38%) JSON
14 11 (8.59%) EJB
15 9 (7.03%) .NET
15 9 (7.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (7.81%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.81%) User Experience
3 9 (7.03%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (5.47%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.59%) Linux
2 1 (0.78%) Android
2 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (57.03%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (25.78%) Scrum
3 28 (21.88%) Software Engineering
4 26 (20.31%) Web Development
5 23 (17.97%) Front End Development
6 17 (13.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (12.50%) Microservices
8 15 (11.72%) Machine Learning
9 13 (10.16%) MVC
9 13 (10.16%) OWASP
10 12 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (8.59%) Unit Testing
12 10 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (7.81%) Information Security
13 9 (7.03%) Artificial Intelligence
13 9 (7.03%) Data Governance
13 9 (7.03%) Project Management
13 9 (7.03%) Risk Management
13 9 (7.03%) TDD
14 8 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 126 (98.44%) Java
2 42 (32.81%) JavaScript
2 42 (32.81%) SQL
3 20 (15.63%) Python
4 16 (12.50%) Go
5 14 (10.94%) Groovy
6 10 (7.81%) Java 8
7 9 (7.03%) C++
8 5 (3.91%) C#
9 4 (3.13%) PHP
9 4 (3.13%) RPG
9 4 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (9.38%) CISMP
1 12 (9.38%) CISSP
2 5 (3.91%) Degree
3 1 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (8.59%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 9 (7.03%) Docker
2 1 (0.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) Ansible
1 2 (1.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (15.63%) Oracle
2 19 (14.84%) IBM
3 11 (8.59%) SAP
4 8 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 7 (5.47%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.69%) Guidewire
7 3 (2.34%) Google
8 1 (0.78%) Fujitsu