Period
to 18 June 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 44 75
Rank change year-on-year -16 +31 +16
Permanent jobs citing Spring 79 112 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.23% 5.48% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.88% 14.12% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 68 98 53
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,269 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.64% +13.17% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,350 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £59,125 £48,500
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 726 793 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.89% 38.80% 35.26%
Number of salaries quoted 598 697 803
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,800 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,725 £53,850 £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 18 June 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 June 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 70 £42,500 -6.12% 12
North Wales +2 8 £40,000 +63.27% 3
West Wales 0 1 £35,000 -22.68%
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 77 (97.47%) Java
2 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (53.16%) Hibernate
4 35 (44.30%) SQL
5 31 (39.24%) Scrum
6 30 (37.97%) TDD
7 25 (31.65%) Microservices
7 25 (31.65%) Spring Boot
8 24 (30.38%) REST
9 23 (29.11%) Java 8
10 21 (26.58%) JavaScript
11 19 (24.05%) JUnit
11 19 (24.05%) Web Services
11 19 (24.05%) MongoDB
11 19 (24.05%) Test Automation
12 18 (22.78%) RESTful
12 18 (22.78%) SOAP
12 18 (22.78%) Oracle
13 17 (21.52%) XML
13 17 (21.52%) Maven
14 16 (20.25%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (18.99%) Software Engineering
15 15 (18.99%) HTML
16 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
16 14 (17.72%) BDD
16 14 (17.72%) Elasticsearch
17 13 (16.46%) Ansible
17 13 (16.46%) Docker
18 12 (15.19%) Kafka
18 12 (15.19%) MySQL

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 14 (17.72%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (13.92%) Tomcat
3 8 (10.13%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (5.06%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.80%) Liferay
6 1 (1.27%) Anypoint
6 1 (1.27%) Apache
6 1 (1.27%) CICS
6 1 (1.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.25%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.59%) PaaS
3 3 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.80%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (3.80%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (3.80%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.80%) IaaS
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.80%) Route 53
3 3 (3.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.53%) SaaS
5 1 (1.27%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.27%) GitHub
5 1 (1.27%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) FTP
2 1 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.05%) MongoDB
2 12 (15.19%) MySQL
3 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.59%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.59%) Redis
5 3 (3.80%) Big Data
5 3 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.27%) DB2
7 1 (1.27%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 19 (24.05%) JUnit
2 17 (21.52%) Maven
3 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
4 11 (13.92%) Subversion
5 9 (11.39%) Ant
6 8 (10.13%) TestNG
7 7 (8.86%) JIRA
8 6 (7.59%) Gradle
9 5 (6.33%) Cucumber
9 5 (6.33%) Jenkins
10 3 (3.80%) Liquibase
10 3 (3.80%) TeamCity
11 2 (2.53%) Vagrant
12 1 (1.27%) Gerrit
12 1 (1.27%) Mockito
12 1 (1.27%) Selenium
General
1 10 (12.66%) Banking
1 10 (12.66%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Games
3 3 (3.80%) Billing
3 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.53%) Legal
4 2 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Law
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (68.35%) Developer
2 46 (58.23%) Java Developer
3 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
3 6 (7.59%) Software Engineer
4 4 (5.06%) Architect
4 4 (5.06%) Junior
4 4 (5.06%) Technical Leader
5 3 (3.80%) Analyst
5 3 (3.80%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (3.80%) Applications Developer
5 3 (3.80%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (3.80%) Java Team Leader
5 3 (3.80%) Junior Developer
5 3 (3.80%) Lead Architect
5 3 (3.80%) Lead Developer
5 3 (3.80%) Programmer
5 3 (3.80%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (3.80%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 3 (3.80%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (3.80%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (53.16%) Hibernate
2 25 (31.65%) Spring Boot
3 24 (30.38%) REST
4 19 (24.05%) Web Services
5 18 (22.78%) RESTful
5 18 (22.78%) SOAP
6 17 (21.52%) XML
7 15 (18.99%) HTML
8 12 (15.19%) Kafka
9 9 (11.39%) AngularJS
9 9 (11.39%) J2EE
9 9 (11.39%) JPA
9 9 (11.39%) Thymeleaf
10 8 (10.13%) CSS
10 8 (10.13%) jQuery
11 7 (8.86%) HTML5
11 7 (8.86%) Java EE
11 7 (8.86%) JSON
12 6 (7.59%) Spring Security
13 5 (6.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) Cloud Native
2 8 (10.13%) Fintech
3 5 (6.33%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (6.33%) User Experience
4 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) Linux
2 3 (3.80%) Android
2 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.80%) Solaris
2 3 (3.80%) Unix
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (1.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (39.24%) Scrum
3 30 (37.97%) TDD
4 25 (31.65%) Microservices
5 19 (24.05%) Test Automation
6 15 (18.99%) Software Engineering
7 14 (17.72%) BDD
8 11 (13.92%) Unit Testing
9 10 (12.66%) Open Source
9 10 (12.66%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (11.39%) Coaching
11 8 (10.13%) DevOps
11 8 (10.13%) Mentoring
11 8 (10.13%) OO
11 8 (10.13%) Web Development
12 7 (8.86%) OOP
13 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (7.59%) MVC
13 6 (7.59%) SDLC
13 6 (7.59%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 77 (97.47%) Java
2 35 (44.30%) SQL
3 23 (29.11%) Java 8
4 21 (26.58%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.86%) Go
6 6 (7.59%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.33%) C#
7 5 (6.33%) C++
8 3 (3.80%) PHP
9 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.27%) C
9 1 (1.27%) Perl
9 1 (1.27%) Python
9 1 (1.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) CEH
2 2 (2.53%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (2.53%) CISMP
2 2 (2.53%) CISSP
2 2 (2.53%) CITP
2 2 (2.53%) GIAC
2 2 (2.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) QA
2 3 (3.80%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (16.46%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) DRBD
2 1 (1.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (16.46%) Ansible
2 9 (11.39%) Terraform
3 3 (3.80%) Grafana
3 3 (3.80%) Kibana
3 3 (3.80%) Marathon
3 3 (3.80%) Mesos
3 3 (3.80%) Prometheus
3 3 (3.80%) Rundeck
4 2 (2.53%) HP Fortify
4 2 (2.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (22.78%) Oracle
2 3 (3.80%) Guidewire
2 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
2 3 (3.80%) SAP
3 2 (2.53%) Google
3 2 (2.53%) IBM
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.53%) Sencha
3 2 (2.53%) Sybase
4 1 (1.27%) Apigee
4 1 (1.27%) Mashery
4 1 (1.27%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.27%) Perforce
4 1 (1.27%) Splunk
4 1 (1.27%) TIBCO