Spring Boot React Project - Employee Management System

I have published a lot of full-stack application development tutorials and courses on this blog website as well as YouTube channel.

In this post,  we will discuss Spring Boot React Full-Stack application development.

Learn ReactJS at https://www.javaguides.net/p/reactjs-tutorial-for-beginners.html

Learn Spring Boot at https://www.javaguides.net/p/spring-boot-tutorial.html 

YouTube Video - Spring Boot React Full Stack | 3 Hours Full Coding Course ✅ | Employee Management System Project

In this course, we will learn how to develop a simple full-stack web application that is a basic Employee Management Application using React, Spring Boot. 

We will develop CRUD features:

  • List Employee Functionality
  • Create Employee Functionality
  • Update Employee Functionality
  • Delete Employee Functionality
  • View Employee Details Functionality

Tools and Technologies Used

Server-side tools and technologies used

  • Spring Boot 2 +
  • SpringData JPA ( Hibernate)
  • Maven 3.2 +
  • JDK 1.8
  • Embedded Tomcat 8.5+
  • MySQL Database

Client-side tools and technologies used

  • React
  • Modern JavaScript (ES6)
  • NodeJS and NPM
  • VS Code IDE
  • Create React App CLI
  • Bootstrap 4.5 and Axios HTTP Library

Course Content:

Chapter 1: Project Overview
Chapter 2: Project Architecture 
Chapter 3: Creating Spring Boot Project 
Chapter 4: Creating JPA Entity and JPA Repository 
Chapter 5: Creating List Employee REST API 
Chapter 6: Creating React App 
Chapter 7: Add Bootstrap to React App
Chapter 8: Creating ListEmployeeComponent 
Chapter 9: Connecting React to List Employee REST API 
Chapter 10: Creating React Header and Footer Components
Chapter 11: Configuring Routing 
Chapter 12: Creating Add Employee REST API
Chapter 13: Creating React Add Employee Component 
Chapter 14: React Add Employee Form Handling
Chapter 15: Connecting React with Add Employee REST API 
Chapter 16: Creating GET Employee By ID REST API 
Chapter 17: Creating Update Employee REST API 
Chapter 18: Creating React Update Employee Component 
Chapter 19: Connecting React with Add Employee Component 
Chapter 20: Add & Update With Single React Component 
Chapter 21:Creating Delete Employee REST API 
Chapter 22: Connecting React with Delete Employee REST API 
Chapter 23: Creating React View Employee Component 
Chapter 24: Design and Show Data on View Employee Page 
Chapter 25: It's Demo time and Source code on GitHub 


  • Basic familiarity with HTML & CSS
  • Basic knowledge of JavaScript and programming
  • Spring Boot Basics
  • ReactJS basics
  • Node.js and npm installed globally

What is React JS?

  • React is used to build user interfaces (UI) on the front end.
  • React is not a framework (unlike Angular, which is more opinionated).
  • React is an open-source project created by Facebook.

What is Spring Boot?

  • Spring boot to develop REST web services and microservices.
  • Spring Boot has taken the Spring framework to the next level. It has drastically reduced the configuration and setup time required for spring projects.
  • You can set up a project with almost zero configuration and start building the things that actually matter to your application.

What you will learn:

  • You will Develop Your First FULL STACK Application with React and Spring Boot
  • You will learn the Basics of Building AWESOME Frontend Applications with React
  • You will be introduced to Building Great RESTful APIs with Spring Boot
  • You will learn to How to make a REST API call from React to a Spring Boot RESTful API
  • You will learn the basics of React - Components - JSX, State and Props
  • You will develop an Employee Management Full Stack Application step by step with CRUD functionalities

Free Course - ReactJS + Spring Boot CRUD Full Stack Application

Check out my free course on ReactJS + Spring Boot CRUD Full Stack Application development at https://courses.javaguides.net/p/reactjs-spring-boot-crud-full-stack-application

Blog Tutorial - Spring Boot + React JS CRUD Example Tutorial

Check out the step by step tutorial to develop the full-stack application using React and Spring boot at https://www.javaguides.net/2020/07/spring-boot-react-js-crud-example-tutorial.html

In this full-stack tutorial, we will learn how to develop a simple full-stack web application that is a basic Employee Management Application using React, Spring Boot.  

YouTube Video - Spring Boot + React Full Stack Application Architecture | React + Spring Boot Integration

In this video, we will understand Spring Boot + React Full Stack Application Architecture with a diagram.