Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 174 154
Rank change year-on-year +57 -20 +56
Permanent jobs citing Spring 264 175 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.61% 1.55% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.81% 4.40% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 214 192 175
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +35.71%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £30,100
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +3.85% +4.00%

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 3879 3977 3869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 38.42% 35.16% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3341 3384 3474
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £59,750 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +61 125 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Coventry +58 80 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Warwickshire +1 21 £40,000 -11.11%
Staffordshire +5 15 £42,500 -19.81% 2
Worcestershire -7 7 £42,500 -15.00%
Wolverhampton +1 6 £38,000 +1.33%
Solihull -1 4 £45,000 -4.76%
Shropshire -9 1 - - 1
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 252 (95.45%) Java
2 185 (70.08%) Hibernate
2 185 (70.08%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (56.06%) JavaScript
4 136 (51.52%) Oracle
5 105 (39.77%) SQL
6 100 (37.88%) Scrum
7 83 (31.44%) MVC
8 80 (30.30%) HTML
9 75 (28.41%) Maven
10 73 (27.65%) REST
11 72 (27.27%) MySQL
11 72 (27.27%) TDD
12 70 (26.52%) JPA
12 70 (26.52%) Jenkins
13 67 (25.38%) Docker
13 67 (25.38%) RESTful
14 66 (25.00%) SOAP
15 62 (23.48%) Spring MVC
16 60 (22.73%) J2EE
17 59 (22.35%) Puppet
18 58 (21.97%) AngularJS
19 54 (20.45%) Software Engineering
20 53 (20.08%) JUnit
20 53 (20.08%) CSS
20 53 (20.08%) PostgreSQL
21 52 (19.70%) JBoss
22 49 (18.56%) NoSQL
23 47 (17.80%) Microsoft Azure
23 47 (17.80%) PHP

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 52 (19.70%) JBoss
2 30 (11.36%) Tomcat
3 23 (8.71%) Confluence
4 20 (7.58%) WebSphere
5 13 (4.92%) GlassFish
5 13 (4.92%) OpenStack
6 8 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (2.27%) Apache Spark
7 6 (2.27%) Jetty
8 5 (1.89%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.52%) IIS
10 3 (1.14%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (1.14%) Drupal
10 3 (1.14%) Mule
10 3 (1.14%) WildFly
11 2 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.76%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.76%) CMS
12 1 (0.38%) Apache
12 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.89%) Magento
1 5 (1.89%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 47 (17.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (12.88%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.27%) SaaS
4 4 (1.52%) Force.com
5 2 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.76%) Serverless
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.65%) AMQP
2 3 (1.14%) HTTP
2 3 (1.14%) Internet
3 1 (0.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (27.27%) MySQL
2 53 (20.08%) PostgreSQL
3 49 (18.56%) NoSQL
4 34 (12.88%) SQL Server
5 21 (7.95%) MongoDB
5 21 (7.95%) Relational Database
6 19 (7.20%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (5.68%) DB2
8 13 (4.92%) Big Data
9 11 (4.17%) RDBMS
10 9 (3.41%) Hadoop
11 7 (2.65%) MariaDB
12 5 (1.89%) QlikView
12 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.52%) Qlik Sense
14 3 (1.14%) Apache Hive
15 2 (0.76%) Apache Kudu
15 2 (0.76%) Hazelcast
15 2 (0.76%) HBase
Development Applications
1 75 (28.41%) Maven
2 70 (26.52%) Jenkins
3 53 (20.08%) JUnit
4 39 (14.77%) Git (software)
5 32 (12.12%) Subversion
6 24 (9.09%) JIRA
7 23 (8.71%) TeamCity
8 18 (6.82%) Mockito
9 17 (6.44%) TestNG
10 16 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (5.68%) jMock
12 10 (3.79%) Bitbucket
13 9 (3.41%) Cucumber
13 9 (3.41%) Hudson
14 8 (3.03%) JBehave
15 4 (1.52%) Liquibase
15 4 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
15 4 (1.52%) SonarQube
16 3 (1.14%) DbUnit
16 3 (1.14%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 43 (16.29%) Finance
2 24 (9.09%) Retail
3 19 (7.20%) Advertising
4 11 (4.17%) Banking
5 8 (3.03%) Marketing
6 7 (2.65%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.27%) Billing
8 5 (1.89%) Automotive
9 3 (1.14%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.38%) Legal
10 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 220 (83.33%) Developer
2 189 (71.59%) Java Developer
3 47 (17.80%) Senior Developer
4 40 (15.15%) Senior Java Developer
5 29 (10.98%) Software Developer
6 28 (10.61%) Software Engineer
7 27 (10.23%) Java Software Developer
8 22 (8.33%) Lead Developer
9 21 (7.95%) Java Engineer
10 19 (7.20%) Agile Developer
10 19 (7.20%) Agile Java Developer
11 18 (6.82%) Java Software Engineer
12 15 (5.68%) Lead Java Developer
13 11 (4.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 11 (4.17%) Junior
14 10 (3.79%) Java Team Leader
14 10 (3.79%) Junior Developer
14 10 (3.79%) Junior Java Developer
14 10 (3.79%) Senior Software Engineer
14 10 (3.79%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (70.08%) Hibernate
2 80 (30.30%) HTML
3 73 (27.65%) REST
4 70 (26.52%) JPA
5 67 (25.38%) RESTful
6 66 (25.00%) SOAP
7 62 (23.48%) Spring MVC
8 60 (22.73%) J2EE
9 58 (21.97%) AngularJS
10 53 (20.08%) CSS
11 44 (16.67%) Java EE
12 39 (14.77%) Web Services
13 33 (12.50%) JMS
13 33 (12.50%) XML
14 20 (7.58%) XSLT
15 17 (6.44%) JDBC
16 16 (6.06%) EJB
16 16 (6.06%) EJB 3.0
17 13 (4.92%) Java SE
18 12 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.61%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.30%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (4.17%) Smart Meter
5 9 (3.41%) User Experience
6 8 (3.03%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.27%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.52%) Fintech
9 3 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.14%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.76%) NHS
10 2 (0.76%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.38%) Blog
11 1 (0.38%) Derivative
11 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.38%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.61%) Linux
2 11 (4.17%) Windows
3 3 (1.14%) Android
3 3 (1.14%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.14%) Mac OS
4 2 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (70.08%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (37.88%) Scrum
3 83 (31.44%) MVC
4 72 (27.27%) TDD
5 54 (20.45%) Software Engineering
6 44 (16.67%) BDD
7 39 (14.77%) SDLC
8 35 (13.26%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (12.12%) Kanban
10 28 (10.61%) Test Automation
11 27 (10.23%) Mentoring
12 25 (9.47%) Microservices
13 24 (9.09%) OO
13 24 (9.09%) SOA
14 22 (8.33%) E-Commerce
15 21 (7.95%) Open Source
15 21 (7.95%) Unit Testing
16 19 (7.20%) Collaborative Working
17 18 (6.82%) Coaching
17 18 (6.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 252 (95.45%) Java
2 148 (56.06%) JavaScript
3 105 (39.77%) SQL
4 47 (17.80%) PHP
5 30 (11.36%) Scala
6 24 (9.09%) XPath
7 14 (5.30%) PL/SQL
8 8 (3.03%) Ruby
9 7 (2.65%) C#
10 6 (2.27%) Clojure
10 6 (2.27%) Groovy
10 6 (2.27%) Python
11 5 (1.89%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.52%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.76%) VBA
14 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.38%) Erlang
14 1 (0.38%) Go
14 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 40 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 26 (9.85%) Degree
3 15 (5.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.65%) OCP
5 7 (2.65%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.30%) QA
2 3 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 67 (25.38%) Docker
2 3 (1.14%) HDFS
3 1 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 59 (22.35%) Puppet
2 38 (14.39%) Ansible
3 31 (11.74%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (4.17%) Marathon
5 7 (2.65%) Kubernetes
5 7 (2.65%) Terraform
6 1 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 136 (51.52%) Oracle
2 12 (4.55%) IBM
3 6 (2.27%) Google
3 6 (2.27%) Informatica
4 5 (1.89%) Zoomdata
5 4 (1.52%) Adobe
5 4 (1.52%) Jitterbit
5 4 (1.52%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.52%) Twitter
5 4 (1.52%) Zend
6 3 (1.14%) MuleSoft
6 3 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.76%) Cloudera
7 2 (0.76%) Sybase
7 2 (0.76%) Talend
8 1 (0.38%) SAP
8 1 (0.38%) VMware