Period
to 18 April 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 18 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 74 40
Rank change year-on-year +23 -34 +31
Permanent jobs citing Spring 72 67 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.06% 3.46% 5.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.84% 8.74% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 73 61 113
Wales median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £45,269
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -11.64% +19.13%
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £54,750 £67,500 £58,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% 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 664 767 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 37.45% 39.58% 41.00%
Number of salaries quoted 579 639 791
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £26,700 £27,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 18 April 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 18 April 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 +2 60 £35,750 -10.63% 6
Mid Wales - 7 £36,000 -
North Wales +4 3 £37,500 -6.25% 1
West Wales +3 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 72 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (55.56%) Hibernate
4 30 (41.67%) SQL
5 24 (33.33%) Degree
6 23 (31.94%) HTML
7 21 (29.17%) Web Services
8 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 20 (27.78%) RESTful
9 19 (26.39%) Docker
9 19 (26.39%) Spring Boot
10 18 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 18 (25.00%) Oracle
11 16 (22.22%) J2EE
11 16 (22.22%) TDD
11 16 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (19.44%) Microservices
13 13 (18.06%) AngularJS
13 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
13 13 (18.06%) Banking
14 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 12 (16.67%) Linux
14 12 (16.67%) SOAP
14 12 (16.67%) Tomcat
14 12 (16.67%) Python
14 12 (16.67%) Maven
14 12 (16.67%) Redis
14 12 (16.67%) Java 8
15 11 (15.28%) Unit Testing
15 11 (15.28%) JPA

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 12 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 9 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 8 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.94%) Apache
4 5 (6.94%) JBoss
5 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.39%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.39%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.94%) GitHub
3 4 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.78%) IaaS
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.78%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) Redis
1 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) MongoDB
3 9 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.56%) Informix
6 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.78%) Couchbase
7 2 (2.78%) DB2
7 2 (2.78%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.39%) MySQL
8 1 (1.39%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Maven
2 10 (13.89%) JUnit
3 8 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.11%) Liquibase
4 6 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.17%) Gradle
5 3 (4.17%) Subversion
5 3 (4.17%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.39%) Ant
6 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.39%) GitLab
6 1 (1.39%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.39%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (18.06%) Banking
2 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.72%) Games
4 4 (5.56%) Billing
4 4 (5.56%) Finance
5 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.78%) Back Office
7 1 (1.39%) Electronics
7 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.39%) Marketing
7 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (83.33%) Developer
2 52 (72.22%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.11%) Analyst
3 8 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
3 8 (11.11%) Programmer
3 8 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (11.11%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 8 (11.11%) Senior Programmer
3 8 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Junior
4 7 (9.72%) Junior Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Junior Java Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (9.72%) SQL Developer
5 4 (5.56%) Agile Developer
5 4 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Agile Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 23 (31.94%) HTML
3 21 (29.17%) Web Services
4 20 (27.78%) RESTful
5 19 (26.39%) Spring Boot
6 16 (22.22%) J2EE
7 13 (18.06%) AngularJS
8 12 (16.67%) SOAP
9 11 (15.28%) JPA
10 9 (12.50%) JSP
10 9 (12.50%) Kafka
10 9 (12.50%) Struts
10 9 (12.50%) XML
11 8 (11.11%) JSON
11 8 (11.11%) Thymeleaf
12 7 (9.72%) CSS
13 6 (8.33%) jQuery
13 6 (8.33%) Sass
13 6 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (6.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) User Experience
2 5 (6.94%) Animation
3 4 (5.56%) Fintech
3 4 (5.56%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.39%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Linux
2 9 (12.50%) Unix
3 2 (2.78%) Android
3 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 16 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (22.22%) TDD
4 14 (19.44%) Microservices
5 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
6 11 (15.28%) Unit Testing
7 10 (13.89%) MVC
7 10 (13.89%) Scrum
8 9 (12.50%) BDD
8 9 (12.50%) OOP
8 9 (12.50%) SDLC
9 8 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
9 8 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (8.33%) Front End Development
10 6 (8.33%) Game Development
11 5 (6.94%) Open Source
11 5 (6.94%) Test Automation
12 4 (5.56%) Data Integration
12 4 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (41.67%) SQL
3 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.67%) Java 8
4 12 (16.67%) Python
5 8 (11.11%) Go
6 6 (8.33%) Groovy
7 4 (5.56%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.17%) Scala
9 2 (2.78%) Clojure
10 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.39%) C++
10 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) QA
System Software
1 19 (26.39%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Oracle
2 9 (12.50%) Guidewire
3 5 (6.94%) IBM
4 4 (5.56%) Google
5 3 (4.17%) SAP
6 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com