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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 111 140
Rank change year-on-year -21 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Spring 96 141 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.88% 2.28% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.70% 6.70% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 77 116 79
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £35,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,250 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2044 2104 2172
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 40.06% 34.00% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1778 1764 1976
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -6 41 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Warwickshire -12 19 £48,500 -19.16% 1
Coventry -6 15 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Staffordshire +17 9 £45,000 -16.27% 3
Worcestershire 0 5 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Shropshire +8 2 £55,000 +18.91%
Wolverhampton -1 2 £38,000 +1.33%
Spring
England

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

1 157 (98.13%) Java
2 102 (63.75%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (56.88%) Hibernate
4 73 (45.63%) JavaScript
5 69 (43.13%) SQL
6 64 (40.00%) TDD
7 51 (31.88%) Scrum
8 50 (31.25%) HTML
9 48 (30.00%) JUnit
10 47 (29.38%) CSS
11 46 (28.75%) Oracle
12 44 (27.50%) RESTful
13 43 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
14 41 (25.63%) Java EE
15 39 (24.38%) Finance
16 38 (23.75%) MVC
17 37 (23.13%) Software Engineering
18 36 (22.50%) JMS
18 36 (22.50%) Jenkins
19 35 (21.88%) Maven
20 32 (20.00%) Web Services
20 32 (20.00%) XML
21 31 (19.38%) Unit Testing
22 30 (18.75%) AngularJS
23 29 (18.13%) J2EE
23 29 (18.13%) MySQL
24 28 (17.50%) BDD
25 25 (15.63%) REST
25 25 (15.63%) JPA
26 24 (15.00%) NoSQL

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 20 (12.50%) JBoss
2 17 (10.63%) GlassFish
2 17 (10.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (10.63%) WildFly
3 16 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.50%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.50%) Mule
4 4 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.88%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.25%) CMS
6 2 (1.25%) Drupal
7 1 (0.63%) Confluence
7 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.63%) Jetty
7 1 (0.63%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.25%) SaaS
4 1 (0.63%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.75%) HTTP
2 4 (2.50%) Internet
3 2 (1.25%) Skype
4 1 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.13%) MySQL
2 24 (15.00%) NoSQL
2 24 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (11.25%) MongoDB
3 18 (11.25%) SQL Server
4 12 (7.50%) Relational Database
5 11 (6.88%) DB2
6 5 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (3.13%) Big Data
7 4 (2.50%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.88%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.63%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.63%) Redis
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 48 (30.00%) JUnit
2 36 (22.50%) Jenkins
3 35 (21.88%) Maven
4 23 (14.38%) Git (software)
5 18 (11.25%) Hudson
6 17 (10.63%) Cucumber
6 17 (10.63%) JBehave
7 16 (10.00%) Selenium
8 14 (8.75%) RSpec
8 14 (8.75%) WATIR
9 10 (6.25%) TestNG
10 7 (4.38%) Mockito
11 6 (3.75%) Eclipse
11 6 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (3.13%) Subversion
13 4 (2.50%) Ant
13 4 (2.50%) jMock
14 2 (1.25%) DbUnit
14 2 (1.25%) JIRA
14 2 (1.25%) SonarQube
General
1 39 (24.38%) Finance
2 14 (8.75%) Billing
3 12 (7.50%) Retail
4 8 (5.00%) Advertising
5 2 (1.25%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.25%) Marketing
6 1 (0.63%) Automotive
6 1 (0.63%) Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Legal
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 136 (85.00%) Developer
2 114 (71.25%) Java Developer
3 33 (20.63%) Senior Developer
4 30 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 26 (16.25%) Java Engineer
6 19 (11.88%) Senior Java Engineer
7 18 (11.25%) Software Developer
8 14 (8.75%) Java Software Developer
9 13 (8.13%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (6.88%) J2EE Developer
10 11 (6.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 10 (6.25%) Agile Developer
11 10 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
12 5 (3.13%) Java Team Leader
12 5 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
12 5 (3.13%) Software Engineer
12 5 (3.13%) Team Leader
13 4 (2.50%) Android Developer
13 4 (2.50%) Senior Software Developer
14 3 (1.88%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (56.88%) Hibernate
2 50 (31.25%) HTML
3 47 (29.38%) CSS
4 44 (27.50%) RESTful
5 41 (25.63%) Java EE
6 36 (22.50%) JMS
7 32 (20.00%) Web Services
7 32 (20.00%) XML
8 30 (18.75%) AngularJS
9 29 (18.13%) J2EE
10 25 (15.63%) JPA
10 25 (15.63%) REST
11 17 (10.63%) HornetQ
11 17 (10.63%) JAX-RS
11 17 (10.63%) RESTEasy
11 17 (10.63%) SOAP
12 15 (9.38%) jQuery
13 14 (8.75%) JSP
14 13 (8.13%) EJB
14 13 (8.13%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.38%) Fintech
3 7 (4.38%) Data Structures
3 7 (4.38%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.75%) User Experience
5 4 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.50%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.25%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.25%) Derivative
6 2 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) Social Media
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.75%) Linux
2 12 (7.50%) Android
3 11 (6.88%) Unix
4 5 (3.13%) Windows
5 4 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (63.75%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (40.00%) TDD
3 51 (31.88%) Scrum
4 43 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (23.75%) MVC
6 37 (23.13%) Software Engineering
7 31 (19.38%) Unit Testing
8 28 (17.50%) BDD
9 23 (14.38%) SOA
10 22 (13.75%) Microservices
10 22 (13.75%) OO
11 21 (13.13%) Software Delivery
12 18 (11.25%) Dependency Injection
13 17 (10.63%) DSDM
13 17 (10.63%) Functional Testing
14 15 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
14 15 (9.38%) Mentoring
15 14 (8.75%) SDLC
15 14 (8.75%) Single Customer View
15 14 (8.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 157 (98.13%) Java
2 73 (45.63%) JavaScript
3 69 (43.13%) SQL
4 18 (11.25%) Ruby
5 16 (10.00%) Scala
6 12 (7.50%) PHP
7 10 (6.25%) XPath
8 6 (3.75%) Python
9 4 (2.50%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.50%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.25%) C#
10 2 (1.25%) C++
10 2 (1.25%) Groovy
11 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (11.25%) Degree
2 10 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.13%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.88%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.13%) Docker
2 2 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.25%) vSphere
3 1 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 46 (28.75%) Oracle
2 10 (6.25%) Sybase
3 5 (3.13%) Sun
4 3 (1.88%) Google
5 2 (1.25%) Adobe
5 2 (1.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.25%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.25%) VMware
6 1 (0.63%) IBM
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Pearson Frank
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Capgemini
Posted: 11 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago