Period
to 24 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 124 176
Rank change year-on-year +29 +52 -72
Permanent jobs citing Spring 258 222 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.25% 2.30% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.54% 6.65% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 224 159 150
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +2.80% +1.90%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,448 3,339 3,568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.82% 34.53% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,979 2,711 3,150
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% -

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in the West Midlands

Spring
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Spring in the West Midlands

Spring
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Spring in the West Midlands

Spring
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 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
Birmingham +4 103 £45,000 -14.29% 9
Coventry +8 60 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Staffordshire +49 43 £37,500 -15.25% 4
Warwickshire +4 17 £37,500 -42.31% 1
Shropshire - 17 £36,000 - 1
Solihull 0 9 £36,000 -31.43% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £45,000 -
Worcestershire -23 1 £47,500 -
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Spring.

1 178 (68.99%) Java
2 131 (50.78%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (48.45%) SQL
4 113 (43.80%) JavaScript
5 102 (39.53%) MVC
6 90 (34.88%) HTML
7 80 (31.01%) CSS
8 70 (27.13%) C#
8 70 (27.13%) Web Development
9 69 (26.74%) TDD
10 62 (24.03%) .NET
11 60 (23.26%) Microsoft
12 57 (22.09%) AngularJS
13 55 (21.32%) Git (software)
14 50 (19.38%) ASP.NET
15 48 (18.60%) Scrum
16 47 (18.22%) Web Services
17 46 (17.83%) SQL Server
18 45 (17.44%) OO
18 45 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
19 44 (17.05%) Hibernate
20 38 (14.73%) Jenkins
21 37 (14.34%) Relational Database
21 37 (14.34%) Windows
22 36 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
23 35 (13.57%) XML
23 35 (13.57%) T-SQL
24 34 (13.18%) Digital Marketing
24 34 (13.18%) Marketing
24 34 (13.18%) Microsoft Azure

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 21 (8.14%) JBoss
2 17 (6.59%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.71%) Apache
3 7 (2.71%) CMS
3 7 (2.71%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.94%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.78%) Anypoint
5 2 (0.78%) Jetty
5 2 (0.78%) Liferay
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.39%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.39%) Confluence
6 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.39%) IIS
6 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (13.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (6.59%) GitHub
4 4 (1.55%) npm
5 3 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.16%) Serverless
6 2 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.78%) Apigee
6 2 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.78%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.78%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.78%) SaaS
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.81%) Internet
2 5 (1.94%) DHCP
2 5 (1.94%) DNS
2 5 (1.94%) VoIP
3 3 (1.16%) SSL
4 2 (0.78%) Firewall
5 1 (0.39%) AMQP
5 1 (0.39%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (17.83%) SQL Server
2 37 (14.34%) Relational Database
3 25 (9.69%) MongoDB
3 25 (9.69%) MySQL
3 25 (9.69%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.10%) Redis
4 8 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.71%) Big Data
5 7 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (1.94%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.55%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.78%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.78%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.78%) DB2
9 2 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.78%) Riak
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 55 (21.32%) Git (software)
2 38 (14.73%) Jenkins
3 31 (12.02%) Subversion
4 27 (10.47%) JUnit
5 23 (8.91%) Gradle
5 23 (8.91%) JIRA
5 23 (8.91%) Maven
6 15 (5.81%) Visual Studio
7 14 (5.43%) Mockito
7 14 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (4.65%) Eclipse
9 10 (3.88%) Bitbucket
9 10 (3.88%) SonarQube
10 9 (3.49%) Mercurial
11 8 (3.10%) Cucumber
11 8 (3.10%) Gitweb
11 8 (3.10%) Jasmine
11 8 (3.10%) Selenium
12 7 (2.71%) Protractor
12 7 (2.71%) Vagrant
General
1 34 (13.18%) Marketing
2 19 (7.36%) Retail
3 12 (4.65%) Automotive
4 5 (1.94%) Banking
4 5 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.78%) Finance
5 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 227 (87.98%) Developer
2 114 (44.19%) Java Developer
3 40 (15.50%) Software Developer
4 31 (12.02%) Senior Developer
5 24 (9.30%) C# Developer
6 22 (8.53%) Web Developer
7 19 (7.36%) PHP Developer
7 19 (7.36%) Senior Java Developer
8 18 (6.98%) C# Software Developer
9 17 (6.59%) .NET Developer
10 16 (6.20%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (6.20%) Lead Developer
11 15 (5.81%) .NET Software Developer
12 14 (5.43%) Lead Java Developer
13 13 (5.04%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 13 (5.04%) VB.NET Developer
14 12 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
15 11 (4.26%) Agile Developer
16 10 (3.88%) Agile Java Developer
17 9 (3.49%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (34.88%) HTML
2 80 (31.01%) CSS
3 62 (24.03%) .NET
4 57 (22.09%) AngularJS
5 50 (19.38%) ASP.NET
6 47 (18.22%) Web Services
7 44 (17.05%) Hibernate
8 35 (13.57%) XML
9 34 (13.18%) REST
10 32 (12.40%) Spring MVC
11 31 (12.02%) ASP.NET Web API
11 31 (12.02%) RESTful
12 29 (11.24%) J2EE
12 29 (11.24%) Spring Boot
13 27 (10.47%) Java SE
13 27 (10.47%) SOAP
14 26 (10.08%) React
15 25 (9.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 24 (9.30%) J2SE
17 21 (8.14%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.30%) Mobile App
2 19 (7.36%) User Experience
3 17 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.81%) Internet of Things
5 10 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.88%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.71%) New Media
7 6 (2.33%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.33%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.94%) Fintech
8 5 (1.94%) Web 2.0
9 3 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.78%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.78%) NHS
11 1 (0.39%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.39%) Cyberattack
11 1 (0.39%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.34%) Windows
2 27 (10.47%) Linux
3 13 (5.04%) Android
4 8 (3.10%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.71%) Mac OS
5 7 (2.71%) Unix
6 5 (1.94%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (50.78%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (39.53%) MVC
3 70 (27.13%) Web Development
4 69 (26.74%) TDD
5 48 (18.60%) Scrum
6 45 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (17.44%) OO
7 34 (13.18%) Digital Marketing
7 34 (13.18%) Problem-Solving
8 33 (12.79%) OOP
9 29 (11.24%) Unit Testing
10 25 (9.69%) Mentoring
11 24 (9.30%) BDD
11 24 (9.30%) Open Source
11 24 (9.30%) Test Automation
12 22 (8.53%) Continuous Delivery
12 22 (8.53%) Software Engineering
13 20 (7.75%) Microservices
14 19 (7.36%) SDLC
15 17 (6.59%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 178 (68.99%) Java
2 125 (48.45%) SQL
3 113 (43.80%) JavaScript
4 70 (27.13%) C#
5 35 (13.57%) T-SQL
6 26 (10.08%) Java 8
7 22 (8.53%) TypeScript
7 22 (8.53%) VB.NET
8 19 (7.36%) PHP
9 15 (5.81%) Python
10 11 (4.26%) Objective-C
11 10 (3.88%) Shell Script
12 9 (3.49%) PL/SQL
13 8 (3.10%) Apple Swift
14 5 (1.94%) Dart
14 5 (1.94%) ES6
15 3 (1.16%) Groovy
15 3 (1.16%) Scala
16 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (9.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (8.91%) Degree
3 12 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 11 (4.26%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.94%) CCNA
5 5 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.94%) CISM
5 5 (1.94%) CISSP
5 5 (1.94%) MCSE
5 5 (1.94%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.88%) QA
2 7 (2.71%) SLA
3 5 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (12.40%) Docker
2 5 (1.94%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.39%) Postfix
4 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (6.20%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.94%) Puppet
3 2 (0.78%) HockeyApp
3 2 (0.78%) Terraform
4 1 (0.39%) Ansible
4 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.39%) Packer
Vendors
1 60 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.69%) Oracle
3 7 (2.71%) MuleSoft
4 6 (2.33%) VMware
5 5 (1.94%) Dell
5 5 (1.94%) HP
6 4 (1.55%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.55%) Google
7 2 (0.78%) Hortonworks
7 2 (0.78%) WSO2
8 1 (0.39%) Adobe
8 1 (0.39%) Progress
8 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.39%) SAP