Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Spring Framework
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 123 174
Rank change year-on-year +42 +51 -40
Permanent jobs citing Spring 266 256 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.29% 2.54% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.19% 6.68% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 242 208 195
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £63,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +6.80%

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 2,377 3,831 3,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.44% 38.03% 35.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,956 3,254 3,368
West Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.86% -1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 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
Birmingham +4 109 £47,000 -6.00% 21
Coventry +6 74 £45,000 - 6
Solihull +25 20 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Staffordshire +38 19 £37,500 -16.67% 5
Shropshire - 18 £40,000 - 11
Warwickshire +36 15 £40,000 - 2
Sutton Coldfield - 9 £40,000 -
Worcestershire -5 1 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Spring.

1 201 (75.56%) Java
2 155 (58.27%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 122 (45.86%) SQL
5 104 (39.10%) HTML
6 92 (34.59%) CSS
7 90 (33.83%) MVC
8 84 (31.58%) Hibernate
8 84 (31.58%) TDD
9 63 (23.68%) Scrum
9 63 (23.68%) AngularJS
10 56 (21.05%) Web Services
11 55 (20.68%) NoSQL
12 54 (20.30%) Git (software)
13 53 (19.92%) Relational Database
14 47 (17.67%) .NET
15 46 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
15 46 (17.29%) Software Engineering
16 45 (16.92%) Web Development
16 45 (16.92%) C#
16 45 (16.92%) Java 8
17 43 (16.17%) OO
18 42 (15.79%) XML
18 42 (15.79%) BDD
19 41 (15.41%) Microsoft
19 41 (15.41%) Spring MVC
20 39 (14.66%) Linux
21 38 (14.29%) jQuery
21 38 (14.29%) Microservices
21 38 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery

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 23 (8.65%) Tomcat
2 22 (8.27%) CMS
3 21 (7.89%) JBoss
4 9 (3.38%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.01%) Apache
6 3 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.75%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.75%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.75%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.75%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.75%) WildFly
8 1 (0.38%) IIS
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.26%) GitHub
3 13 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.75%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.38%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.38%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.38%) npm
6 1 (0.38%) Office 365
6 1 (0.38%) PaaS
6 1 (0.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.26%) DHCP
1 6 (2.26%) DNS
1 6 (2.26%) VoIP
2 3 (1.13%) RTP
3 2 (0.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (20.68%) NoSQL
2 53 (19.92%) Relational Database
3 31 (11.65%) SQL Server
4 25 (9.40%) MongoDB
5 22 (8.27%) Big Data
6 21 (7.89%) MySQL
7 14 (5.26%) Hazelcast
8 13 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (3.76%) RDBMS
10 9 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.13%) HBase
13 2 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.75%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.75%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.38%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (20.30%) Git (software)
2 30 (11.28%) JUnit
3 29 (10.90%) Jenkins
3 29 (10.90%) Maven
4 20 (7.52%) Cucumber
4 20 (7.52%) Mockito
5 19 (7.14%) Subversion
6 11 (4.14%) SonarQube
6 11 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (3.76%) Gradle
7 10 (3.76%) Rational Rose
8 9 (3.38%) JIRA
9 8 (3.01%) Gitweb
9 8 (3.01%) Visual Studio
10 7 (2.63%) IntelliJ
10 7 (2.63%) JBehave
11 6 (2.26%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.88%) Bitbucket
13 4 (1.50%) Mercurial
13 4 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (12.41%) Marketing
2 29 (10.90%) Retail
3 12 (4.51%) Finance
4 10 (3.76%) Advertising
5 8 (3.01%) Automotive
6 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.38%) Games
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 225 (84.59%) Developer
2 150 (56.39%) Java Developer
3 51 (19.17%) Senior Developer
4 41 (15.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 25 (9.40%) Software Developer
6 15 (5.64%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (5.26%) Big Data Developer
7 14 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
7 14 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 13 (4.89%) Web Developer
9 12 (4.51%) C# Developer
9 12 (4.51%) Java Engineer
9 12 (4.51%) Lead Developer
10 11 (4.14%) .NET Developer
10 11 (4.14%) Architect
10 11 (4.14%) PHP Developer
11 10 (3.76%) Agile Developer
11 10 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (3.76%) Lead Java Developer
12 9 (3.38%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (39.10%) HTML
2 92 (34.59%) CSS
3 84 (31.58%) Hibernate
4 63 (23.68%) AngularJS
5 56 (21.05%) Web Services
6 47 (17.67%) .NET
7 42 (15.79%) XML
8 41 (15.41%) Spring MVC
9 38 (14.29%) jQuery
9 38 (14.29%) React
10 35 (13.16%) ASP.NET
10 35 (13.16%) RESTful
11 32 (12.03%) J2EE
12 27 (10.15%) Node.js
13 25 (9.40%) REST
14 22 (8.27%) KnockoutJS
14 22 (8.27%) Spring Boot
15 19 (7.14%) Java EE
15 19 (7.14%) JMS
16 17 (6.39%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.40%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.64%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.76%) User Experience
5 8 (3.01%) Fintech
5 8 (3.01%) Grid Computing
6 6 (2.26%) Smart Meter
7 5 (1.88%) Device Driver
7 5 (1.88%) New Media
7 5 (1.88%) PDA
8 4 (1.50%) NHS
8 4 (1.50%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.13%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.13%) Social Media
10 2 (0.75%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.38%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.66%) Linux
2 18 (6.77%) Windows
3 6 (2.26%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.26%) Unix
3 6 (2.26%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.88%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.13%) Android
6 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (58.27%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (33.83%) MVC
3 84 (31.58%) TDD
4 63 (23.68%) Scrum
5 46 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (17.29%) Software Engineering
6 45 (16.92%) Web Development
7 43 (16.17%) OO
8 42 (15.79%) BDD
9 38 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 38 (14.29%) Microservices
10 31 (11.65%) Mentoring
11 28 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
11 28 (10.53%) Open Source
12 23 (8.65%) Test Automation
13 21 (7.89%) Pair Programming
14 20 (7.52%) Content Management
14 20 (7.52%) SDLC
15 17 (6.39%) DevOps
15 17 (6.39%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 201 (75.56%) Java
2 140 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 122 (45.86%) SQL
4 45 (16.92%) C#
4 45 (16.92%) Java 8
5 20 (7.52%) PHP
5 20 (7.52%) T-SQL
6 17 (6.39%) TypeScript
7 15 (5.64%) VB.NET
8 14 (5.26%) Python
9 12 (4.51%) Groovy
10 11 (4.14%) Ruby
11 10 (3.76%) Scala
12 9 (3.38%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.63%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.75%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.38%) C++
15 1 (0.38%) HiveQL
15 1 (0.38%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (6.77%) Degree
2 15 (5.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.26%) CCNA
4 6 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.26%) CISM
4 6 (2.26%) CISSP
4 6 (2.26%) MCSE
4 6 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (1.88%) PhD
6 3 (1.13%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.75%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.38%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.38%) QA
2 6 (2.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (11.65%) Docker
2 6 (2.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.75%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 19 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 16 (6.02%) Puppet
3 6 (2.26%) Marathon
4 3 (1.13%) Terraform
5 2 (0.75%) Consul
5 2 (0.75%) Packer
6 1 (0.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 41 (15.41%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.02%) Oracle
3 6 (2.26%) Atlassian
3 6 (2.26%) Dell
3 6 (2.26%) HP
3 6 (2.26%) VMware
4 3 (1.13%) Adobe
5 2 (0.75%) ATG
5 2 (0.75%) Google
6 1 (0.38%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.38%) Progress
6 1 (0.38%) Splunk
6 1 (0.38%) Xamarin