The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Spring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 32 30
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Spring 33 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.79% 4.99% 6.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.02% 17.88% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 31
Median salary £60,000 £64,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +39.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £59,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -2.17%  

Spring is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 206 151 221
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 36.14% 27.91% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 176 112 170
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing Spring as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Watford

Spring
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spring in Watford.

Salary trend for Spring in Watford

Spring
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Watford over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Spring in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Spring.

1 67 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (91.04%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (82.09%) Hibernate
4 48 (71.64%) Finance
5 37 (55.22%) Scrum
6 32 (47.76%) Maven
7 31 (46.27%) XML
8 30 (44.78%) SQL
8 30 (44.78%) Tomcat
8 30 (44.78%) RESTful
9 29 (43.28%) TDD
10 28 (41.79%) Web Services
11 25 (37.31%) Java EE
12 24 (35.82%) J2EE
13 23 (34.33%) Oracle
14 22 (32.84%) OO
14 22 (32.84%) Kanban
14 22 (32.84%) WebDriver
15 19 (28.36%) JIRA
16 17 (25.37%) PL/SQL
16 17 (25.37%) JUnit
17 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
17 15 (22.39%) Unix
17 15 (22.39%) QA
17 15 (22.39%) Selenium
17 15 (22.39%) Git (software)
17 15 (22.39%) Test Automation
17 15 (22.39%) Cucumber
17 15 (22.39%) BDD
17 15 (22.39%) Gherkin

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 30 (44.78%) Tomcat
2 14 (20.90%) Confluence
3 10 (14.93%) WebLogic
4 7 (10.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (8.96%) JBoss
5 6 (8.96%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.49%) Apache
6 1 (1.49%) CMS
6 1 (1.49%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
1 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2014
2 9 (13.43%) RDBMS
2 9 (13.43%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database
3 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.49%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (47.76%) Maven
2 22 (32.84%) WebDriver
3 19 (28.36%) JIRA
4 17 (25.37%) JUnit
5 15 (22.39%) Cucumber
5 15 (22.39%) Git (software)
5 15 (22.39%) Selenium
6 14 (20.90%) JBehave
6 14 (20.90%) SoapUI
7 7 (10.45%) gulp
7 7 (10.45%) HP UFT
7 7 (10.45%) Karma Test Runner
8 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
9 5 (7.46%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.99%) Subversion
11 1 (1.49%) Log4j
11 1 (1.49%) Mockito
11 1 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 48 (71.64%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (68.66%) Developer
2 44 (65.67%) Java Developer
3 26 (38.81%) Senior Developer
4 25 (37.31%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (28.36%) Agile Developer
5 19 (28.36%) Agile Java Developer
5 19 (28.36%) Analyst
6 14 (20.90%) Test Analyst
7 10 (14.93%) Senior Agile Developer
7 10 (14.93%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) Principal Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Principal Java Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (5.97%) Agile Test Analyst
10 4 (5.97%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (4.48%) Senior Test Analyst
12 2 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (82.09%) Hibernate
2 31 (46.27%) XML
3 30 (44.78%) RESTful
4 28 (41.79%) Web Services
5 25 (37.31%) Java EE
6 24 (35.82%) J2EE
7 15 (22.39%) Gherkin
8 11 (16.42%) JAX-RS
9 10 (14.93%) REST
9 10 (14.93%) SOAP
9 10 (14.93%) Struts
10 8 (11.94%) CSS
10 8 (11.94%) HTML
10 8 (11.94%) HTML5
10 8 (11.94%) Java SE
11 7 (10.45%) CodeMirror
11 7 (10.45%) D3.js
11 7 (10.45%) jQuery
11 7 (10.45%) Node.js
11 7 (10.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Virtual Team
2 5 (7.46%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.97%) PMI
4 2 (2.99%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) Unix
2 13 (19.40%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) HPUX
3 1 (1.49%) Solaris
3 1 (1.49%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (91.04%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (55.22%) Scrum
3 29 (43.28%) TDD
4 22 (32.84%) Kanban
4 22 (32.84%) OO
5 15 (22.39%) BDD
5 15 (22.39%) Test Automation
6 14 (20.90%) Automation Testing
6 14 (20.90%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (20.90%) Integration Testing
6 14 (20.90%) Regression Testing
6 14 (20.90%) SDLC
6 14 (20.90%) Software Testing
6 14 (20.90%) System Integration Testing
7 12 (17.91%) High Availability
7 12 (17.91%) Mentoring
7 12 (17.91%) SOA
8 11 (16.42%) Automated Testing
8 11 (16.42%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (44.78%) SQL
3 17 (25.37%) PL/SQL
4 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
5 12 (17.91%) Shell Script
6 7 (10.45%) C#
6 7 (10.45%) ES6
6 7 (10.45%) Python
7 4 (5.97%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.39%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 5 (7.46%) MOM
Vendors
1 23 (34.33%) Oracle
2 14 (20.90%) Atlassian
3 6 (8.96%) IBM
4 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.49%) ATG
5 1 (1.49%) Blue Martini
5 1 (1.49%) Talend
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago