Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 51 80
Rank change year-on-year +6 +29 +3
Permanent jobs citing Spring 103 99 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.38% 4.68% 2.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.80% 13.29% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 93 91 60
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £45,269 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.12% +13.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,100 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,250 £58,750 £55,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 696 745 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 36.38% 35.21% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 565 687 858
Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £23,675
90th Percentile £57,978 £55,000 £51,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 16 August 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 16 August 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 +3 96 £42,500 -6.12% 10
North Wales - 6 £40,000 -
West Wales +11 1 £35,000 -22.68%
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 100 (97.09%) Java
2 65 (63.11%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (46.60%) Hibernate
4 47 (45.63%) Spring Boot
5 44 (42.72%) SQL
6 38 (36.89%) Microservices
7 36 (34.95%) Web Services
8 33 (32.04%) Java 8
9 31 (30.10%) TDD
10 30 (29.13%) SOAP
11 28 (27.18%) Oracle
11 28 (27.18%) Docker
12 27 (26.21%) Scrum
13 25 (24.27%) Finance
14 23 (22.33%) XML
15 22 (21.36%) Maven
15 22 (21.36%) NoSQL
15 22 (21.36%) REST
16 21 (20.39%) Test Automation
16 21 (20.39%) JavaScript
17 20 (19.42%) Unit Testing
18 19 (18.45%) Git (software)
18 19 (18.45%) Amazon AWS
18 19 (18.45%) HTML
18 19 (18.45%) JUnit
19 18 (17.48%) Software Engineering
19 18 (17.48%) Cloud Native
20 17 (16.50%) J2EE
20 17 (16.50%) Coaching
21 16 (15.53%) 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 10 (9.71%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (8.74%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (7.77%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.83%) Confluence
5 4 (3.88%) Liferay
6 3 (2.91%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.97%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.97%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.94%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.45%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (5.83%) IBM Cloud
4 5 (4.85%) PaaS
5 4 (3.88%) IaaS
6 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.94%) SaaS
7 2 (1.94%) Serverless
8 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.97%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.97%) GitHub
8 1 (0.97%) Route 53
8 1 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) Firewall
2 2 (1.94%) FTP
3 1 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.36%) NoSQL
2 16 (15.53%) MongoDB
3 11 (10.68%) MySQL
3 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
4 10 (9.71%) Redis
5 8 (7.77%) Big Data
6 3 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.97%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 22 (21.36%) Maven
2 19 (18.45%) Git (software)
2 19 (18.45%) JUnit
3 14 (13.59%) Subversion
4 13 (12.62%) JIRA
5 10 (9.71%) Ant
6 8 (7.77%) TestNG
7 7 (6.80%) Gradle
7 7 (6.80%) Liquibase
8 6 (5.83%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.88%) JMeter
9 4 (3.88%) Selenium
9 4 (3.88%) SoapUI
9 4 (3.88%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.91%) Gerrit
10 3 (2.91%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.97%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (24.27%) Finance
2 14 (13.59%) Banking
3 7 (6.80%) Billing
3 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.88%) Games
5 3 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.94%) Legal
7 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (62.14%) Developer
2 60 (58.25%) Java Developer
3 13 (12.62%) Architect
4 8 (7.77%) Analyst
4 8 (7.77%) Lead Architect
5 7 (6.80%) Analyst Programmer
5 7 (6.80%) Programmer
5 7 (6.80%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (6.80%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 7 (6.80%) Senior Programmer
6 6 (5.83%) Cloud Developer
6 6 (5.83%) Java Architect
6 6 (5.83%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.83%) Software Engineer
6 6 (5.83%) Technical Leader
7 5 (4.85%) Java Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (3.88%) Junior
8 4 (3.88%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (3.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (46.60%) Hibernate
2 47 (45.63%) Spring Boot
3 36 (34.95%) Web Services
4 30 (29.13%) SOAP
5 23 (22.33%) XML
6 22 (21.36%) REST
7 19 (18.45%) HTML
8 17 (16.50%) J2EE
9 15 (14.56%) RESTful
10 12 (11.65%) Kafka
11 11 (10.68%) AngularJS
11 11 (10.68%) RxJava
11 11 (10.68%) Thymeleaf
12 10 (9.71%) Java EE
12 10 (9.71%) Swagger
13 9 (8.74%) jQuery
14 8 (7.77%) CSS
14 8 (7.77%) JSP
15 7 (6.80%) JPA
15 7 (6.80%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) Cloud Native
2 16 (15.53%) Fintech
3 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.83%) User Experience
4 5 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.77%) Linux
2 4 (3.88%) Android
2 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.88%) Unix
3 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.97%) Solaris
3 1 (0.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (63.11%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (36.89%) Microservices
3 31 (30.10%) TDD
4 27 (26.21%) Scrum
5 21 (20.39%) Test Automation
6 20 (19.42%) Unit Testing
7 18 (17.48%) Software Engineering
8 17 (16.50%) Coaching
9 15 (14.56%) BDD
10 13 (12.62%) Open Source
11 12 (11.65%) Mentoring
12 11 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (10.68%) Functional Programming
12 11 (10.68%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (8.74%) Web Development
14 8 (7.77%) Analytics
15 7 (6.80%) Feasibility Study
15 7 (6.80%) MVC
15 7 (6.80%) SOA
15 7 (6.80%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 100 (97.09%) Java
2 44 (42.72%) SQL
3 33 (32.04%) Java 8
4 21 (20.39%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.74%) Go
6 7 (6.80%) C#
6 7 (6.80%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.88%) PHP
7 4 (3.88%) Scala
8 3 (2.91%) C++
9 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.97%) C
9 1 (0.97%) Perl
9 1 (0.97%) Python
9 1 (0.97%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (13.59%) Degree
2 4 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.94%) CEH
3 2 (1.94%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (1.94%) CISMP
3 2 (1.94%) CISSP
3 2 (1.94%) CITP
3 2 (1.94%) GIAC
3 2 (1.94%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.65%) QA
2 4 (3.88%) GDPR
3 1 (0.97%) GCP
System Software
1 28 (27.18%) Docker
2 4 (3.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) Ansible
2 5 (4.85%) Terraform
3 2 (1.94%) HP Fortify
3 2 (1.94%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.97%) Grafana
4 1 (0.97%) Kibana
4 1 (0.97%) Marathon
4 1 (0.97%) Mesos
4 1 (0.97%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.97%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 28 (27.18%) Oracle
2 11 (10.68%) Guidewire
3 10 (9.71%) Google
4 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.88%) IBM
5 4 (3.88%) SAP
6 3 (2.91%) Sencha
7 2 (1.94%) Sybase
7 2 (1.94%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.97%) Apigee
8 1 (0.97%) Facebook
8 1 (0.97%) Mashery
8 1 (0.97%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.97%) Perforce
8 1 (0.97%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.97%) Splunk