The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 397 436 408
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -28
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 46 24 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.12% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.24% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 42 16 53
Median salary £50,000 £36,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%
Groovy
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9555 10092 11324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.00% 48.97% 49.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8494 8656 9856
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Groovy as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Groovy
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the South East region.

Groovy Salary Trend in the South East

Groovy
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Groovy Salary Histogram in the South East

Groovy
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Sussex - 25 £47,500 -
East Sussex +16 8 £45,000 +25.00%
Berkshire +19 7 £57,500 +24.32% 1
Surrey +6 4 £70,000 +89.18% 1
Hampshire +15 1 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £60,000 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Groovy 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 South East region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 86 (97.73%) Java
2 65 (73.86%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (65.91%) Spring
4 53 (60.23%) JUnit
5 47 (53.41%) Finance
5 47 (53.41%) REST
6 46 (52.27%) SQL
7 45 (51.14%) Cucumber
8 44 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 40 (45.45%) Oracle
10 39 (44.32%) jQuery
11 36 (40.91%) Oracle Database
12 35 (39.77%) SOAP
12 35 (39.77%) Maven
12 35 (39.77%) Continuous Delivery
13 34 (38.64%) Jenkins
14 33 (37.50%) QA
14 33 (37.50%) Extreme Programming
15 32 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
16 29 (32.95%) CQRS
17 27 (30.68%) Struts
18 26 (29.55%) JAX-RS
19 25 (28.41%) Gradle
19 25 (28.41%) MyBatis
19 25 (28.41%) Selenium
19 25 (28.41%) Mockito
20 24 (27.27%) Hamcrest
20 24 (27.27%) Web Services
21 23 (26.14%) JSP

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (10.23%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.82%) Confluence
3 5 (5.68%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.55%) IIS
4 4 (4.55%) Node.js
5 2 (2.27%) Apache
5 2 (2.27%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.14%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.14%) JBoss
6 1 (1.14%) Liferay
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.27%) Sentinel
3 1 (1.14%) Exstream
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Force.com
2 1 (1.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) HTTP
2 3 (3.41%) Internet
2 3 (3.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (40.91%) Oracle Database
2 14 (15.91%) Relational Database
3 13 (14.77%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.68%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.27%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.27%) Redis
6 1 (1.14%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.14%) MySQL
6 1 (1.14%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 53 (60.23%) JUnit
2 45 (51.14%) Cucumber
3 35 (39.77%) Maven
4 34 (38.64%) Jenkins
5 25 (28.41%) Gradle
5 25 (28.41%) Mockito
5 25 (28.41%) Selenium
6 24 (27.27%) Hamcrest
7 21 (23.86%) SoapUI
8 15 (17.05%) Ant
8 15 (17.05%) IntelliJ
9 13 (14.77%) Ranorex
10 11 (12.50%) Bugzilla
10 11 (12.50%) HP UFT
10 11 (12.50%) JMeter
10 11 (12.50%) jMock
10 11 (12.50%) Testopia
11 10 (11.36%) JIRA
11 10 (11.36%) Subversion
12 9 (10.23%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (53.41%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.82%) Electronics
3 6 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.82%) Marketing
4 2 (2.27%) Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (55.68%) Developer
2 45 (51.14%) Java Developer
3 14 (15.91%) Agile Developer
3 14 (15.91%) Agile Java Developer
4 13 (14.77%) Java Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Test Engineer
5 9 (10.23%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 8 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
6 8 (9.09%) QA Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) JSP Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (7.95%) QA Manager
8 6 (6.82%) J2EE Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (6.82%) QA Test Manager
8 6 (6.82%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (65.91%) Spring
2 47 (53.41%) REST
3 39 (44.32%) jQuery
4 35 (39.77%) SOAP
5 27 (30.68%) Struts
6 26 (29.55%) JAX-RS
7 25 (28.41%) MyBatis
8 24 (27.27%) Web Services
9 23 (26.14%) JSP
10 19 (21.59%) RESTful
11 15 (17.05%) Hibernate
11 15 (17.05%) J2EE
12 14 (15.91%) HTML
13 12 (13.64%) Java EE
14 11 (12.50%) CSS
14 11 (12.50%) JMS
15 10 (11.36%) Ajax
16 9 (10.23%) WebSphere MQ
17 8 (9.09%) XML
18 7 (7.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.23%) Mathematics
3 6 (6.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.27%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.27%) Telematics
6 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Linux
2 3 (3.41%) Unix
3 1 (1.14%) Windows
3 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (73.86%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 35 (39.77%) Continuous Delivery
4 33 (37.50%) Extreme Programming
5 32 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 32 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (32.95%) CQRS
7 21 (23.86%) TDD
8 19 (21.59%) Functional Testing
9 17 (19.32%) Defect Management
10 15 (17.05%) BDD
10 15 (17.05%) Test Automation
11 12 (13.64%) DevOps
11 12 (13.64%) Microservices
11 12 (13.64%) Test Scripting
11 12 (13.64%) Waterfall
12 9 (10.23%) SOA
12 9 (10.23%) Software Engineering
13 8 (9.09%) Release Management
13 8 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 86 (97.73%) Java
2 46 (52.27%) SQL
3 18 (20.45%) JavaScript
4 15 (17.05%) C#
5 14 (15.91%) Python
5 14 (15.91%) Ruby
6 8 (9.09%) Perl
6 8 (9.09%) Scala
7 4 (4.55%) PHP
8 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.41%) C++
9 2 (2.27%) C
9 2 (2.27%) Lua
9 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.14%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.14%) Clojure
10 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 11 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (5.68%) ISEB
4 4 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (1.14%) OCA
5 1 (1.14%) OCAJ
5 1 (1.14%) OCP
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Hyper-V
1 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (45.45%) Oracle
2 6 (6.82%) Atlassian
2 6 (6.82%) Rally
2 6 (6.82%) SAP
3 3 (3.41%) VMware
4 2 (2.27%) Coverity
4 2 (2.27%) Splunk
5 1 (1.14%) Arqiva
5 1 (1.14%) HP
5 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
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