Period
to 18 December 2018

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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 84 48
Rank change year-on-year +35 -36 -1
Permanent jobs citing Spring 95 61 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.77% 2.99% 4.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.69% 8.78% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 96 56 111
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,848 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.81% -9.79% +19.41%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,326 £28,750
90th Percentile £69,375 £62,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 694 695 1,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 34.87% 34.10% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 573 616 933
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 December 2018.

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 December 2018. 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 +12 84 £50,000 +16.69% 17
Mid Wales - 8 £36,000 - 1
North Wales +5 3 £37,500 - 1
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 94 (98.95%) Java
2 65 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (47.37%) Spring Boot
4 38 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 37 (38.95%) Docker
6 36 (37.89%) Web Services
7 34 (35.79%) SQL
8 32 (33.68%) NoSQL
9 31 (32.63%) Microservices
10 27 (28.42%) Java 8
11 26 (27.37%) Finance
11 26 (27.37%) Degree
12 25 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (25.26%) Maven
14 23 (24.21%) Amazon AWS
15 20 (21.05%) Oracle
16 19 (20.00%) TDD
17 18 (18.95%) SOAP
18 17 (17.89%) Linux
18 17 (17.89%) JavaScript
18 17 (17.89%) AngularJS
19 16 (16.84%) HTML
19 16 (16.84%) Computer Science
20 15 (15.79%) Unix
20 15 (15.79%) RxJava
20 15 (15.79%) Git (software)
20 15 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
21 14 (14.74%) Unit Testing
22 13 (13.68%) QA
22 13 (13.68%) Google

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 7 (7.37%) Confluence
1 7 (7.37%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.32%) Apache Spark
3 5 (5.26%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.21%) Apache
4 4 (4.21%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (3.16%) Liferay
6 2 (2.11%) CICS
6 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.05%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (3.16%) EngageOne
3 1 (1.05%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 23 (24.21%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.58%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (4.21%) IaaS
5 4 (4.21%) PaaS
6 3 (3.16%) GitHub
7 1 (1.05%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) Firewall
2 1 (1.05%) Internet
2 1 (1.05%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (33.68%) NoSQL
2 7 (7.37%) MySQL
2 7 (7.37%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.32%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.32%) Redis
4 5 (5.26%) Big Data
4 5 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.16%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.16%) Couchbase
5 3 (3.16%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.05%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (25.26%) Maven
2 15 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.58%) JUnit
4 10 (10.53%) JIRA
5 8 (8.42%) Gradle
6 7 (7.37%) SoapUI
6 7 (7.37%) Subversion
6 7 (7.37%) TeamCity
7 6 (6.32%) JMeter
7 6 (6.32%) Selenium
8 5 (5.26%) Cucumber
8 5 (5.26%) Jenkins
9 4 (4.21%) Liquibase
10 3 (3.16%) GitLab
10 3 (3.16%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (3.16%) TestNG
11 2 (2.11%) Ant
11 2 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (2.11%) Bitbucket
11 2 (2.11%) Gerrit
General
1 26 (27.37%) Finance
2 8 (8.42%) Games
3 5 (5.26%) Banking
3 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.21%) Billing
5 3 (3.16%) Advertising
5 3 (3.16%) Back Office
5 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.05%) Electronics
7 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (63.16%) Developer
2 56 (58.95%) Java Developer
3 16 (16.84%) Architect
4 8 (8.42%) Java Architect
4 8 (8.42%) Java Engineer
5 7 (7.37%) Analyst
5 7 (7.37%) Lead Architect
5 7 (7.37%) Senior Developer
5 7 (7.37%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (7.37%) Technical Leader
6 6 (6.32%) Java Technical Architect
6 6 (6.32%) QA Leader
6 6 (6.32%) SQL Developer
6 6 (6.32%) Technical Architect
7 5 (5.26%) Cloud Developer
7 5 (5.26%) QA Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.21%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 4 (4.21%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (47.37%) Spring Boot
2 38 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 36 (37.89%) Web Services
4 18 (18.95%) SOAP
5 17 (17.89%) AngularJS
6 16 (16.84%) HTML
7 15 (15.79%) RxJava
8 12 (12.63%) J2EE
9 11 (11.58%) JPA
9 11 (11.58%) Swagger
10 10 (10.53%) CSS
10 10 (10.53%) jQuery
11 9 (9.47%) Java EE
12 8 (8.42%) REST
12 8 (8.42%) RESTful
12 8 (8.42%) XML
13 7 (7.37%) JDBC
13 7 (7.37%) React
13 7 (7.37%) Sass
13 7 (7.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Cloud Native
2 12 (12.63%) Fintech
3 8 (8.42%) User Experience
4 7 (7.37%) Animation
5 6 (6.32%) Virtual Team
6 5 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.05%) Digital TV
8 1 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.89%) Linux
2 15 (15.79%) Unix
3 4 (4.21%) Android
3 4 (4.21%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.05%) Solaris
4 1 (1.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.63%) Microservices
3 25 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (20.00%) TDD
5 16 (16.84%) Computer Science
6 14 (14.74%) Unit Testing
7 12 (12.63%) Functional Programming
7 12 (12.63%) MVC
7 12 (12.63%) Scrum
7 12 (12.63%) Software Engineering
7 12 (12.63%) Test Automation
8 10 (10.53%) BDD
9 9 (9.47%) Continuous Deployment
9 9 (9.47%) Web Development
10 8 (8.42%) Coaching
10 8 (8.42%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (7.37%) Analytics
11 7 (7.37%) Configuration Management
11 7 (7.37%) Deployment Automation
11 7 (7.37%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 94 (98.95%) Java
2 34 (35.79%) SQL
3 27 (28.42%) Java 8
4 17 (17.89%) JavaScript
5 9 (9.47%) Scala
6 6 (6.32%) C#
6 6 (6.32%) Go
6 6 (6.32%) TypeScript
7 5 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.16%) Clojure
8 3 (3.16%) Groovy
8 3 (3.16%) PHP
9 2 (2.11%) Python
9 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.05%) C
10 1 (1.05%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (27.37%) Degree
2 15 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.68%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) GDPR
System Software
1 37 (38.95%) Docker
2 5 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) Kubernetes
2 4 (4.21%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (21.05%) Oracle
2 13 (13.68%) Google
3 9 (9.47%) Guidewire
4 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.26%) IBM
5 5 (5.26%) SAP
6 3 (3.16%) Facebook
6 3 (3.16%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.05%) Sencha