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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 363 450 415
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -35
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 68 19 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.090% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.76% 0.18% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 60 16 39
Median salary £50,000 £58,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £74,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
8957 10540 10158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.13% 50.08% 46.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7856 9225 8521
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 £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Berkshire +33 25 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Buckinghamshire - 20 £52,500 - 2
West Sussex +27 10 £42,500 -29.16%
East Sussex - 8 £45,000 -
Surrey +29 5 £70,000 +47.36%
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 124 (96.88%) Java
2 88 (68.75%) Maven
3 87 (67.97%) Spring
4 82 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (50.78%) Jenkins
6 63 (49.22%) JIRA
7 58 (45.31%) Continuous Integration
8 57 (44.53%) Ant
9 53 (41.41%) TDD
10 52 (40.63%) Git (software)
11 49 (38.28%) Gradle
12 47 (36.72%) Cucumber
13 44 (34.38%) Python
14 43 (33.59%) RESTful
15 41 (32.03%) QA
16 40 (31.25%) JUnit
16 40 (31.25%) SQL
16 40 (31.25%) REST
16 40 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
17 39 (30.47%) BDD
17 39 (30.47%) Web Services
18 38 (29.69%) Domain-Driven Design
18 38 (29.69%) Selenium
19 37 (28.91%) Unit Testing
19 37 (28.91%) Scala
19 37 (28.91%) JMS
19 37 (28.91%) Finance
20 34 (26.56%) Java EE
20 34 (26.56%) Hibernate
21 33 (25.78%) SOAP

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 21 (16.41%) Confluence
2 18 (14.06%) IIS
3 11 (8.59%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.34%) Apache
4 3 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.34%) nginx
5 2 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 10 (7.81%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.78%) Exstream
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.13%) SaaS
3 3 (2.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.34%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (2.34%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.34%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (2.34%) Route 53
3 3 (2.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) SSL
2 2 (1.56%) HTTP
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.41%) Hazelcast
2 12 (9.38%) Oracle Database
3 11 (8.59%) Data Mining
4 10 (7.81%) NoSQL
4 10 (7.81%) Redis
5 7 (5.47%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.91%) Big Data
6 5 (3.91%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.34%) MariaDB
7 3 (2.34%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 88 (68.75%) Maven
2 65 (50.78%) Jenkins
3 63 (49.22%) JIRA
4 57 (44.53%) Ant
5 52 (40.63%) Git (software)
6 49 (38.28%) Gradle
7 47 (36.72%) Cucumber
8 40 (31.25%) JUnit
9 38 (29.69%) Selenium
10 32 (25.00%) SoapUI
11 31 (24.22%) Subversion
12 29 (22.66%) JMeter
13 28 (21.88%) Sonatype Nexus
14 27 (21.09%) jMock
15 24 (18.75%) SonarQube
16 23 (17.97%) WebDriver
17 19 (14.84%) Hudson
18 10 (7.81%) Hamcrest
18 10 (7.81%) Mockito
18 10 (7.81%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (28.91%) Finance
2 5 (3.91%) Games
3 4 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.56%) Back Office
4 2 (1.56%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Electronics
5 1 (0.78%) Law
5 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.78%) Military
5 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (44.53%) Developer
2 51 (39.84%) Java Developer
3 29 (22.66%) Senior Developer
4 28 (21.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 27 (21.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 21 (16.41%) Java Engineer
7 15 (11.72%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
7 15 (11.72%) Senior DevOps
7 15 (11.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 12 (9.38%) QA Engineer
9 11 (8.59%) Analyst
9 11 (8.59%) Java Scala Developer
9 11 (8.59%) Node.js Developer
9 11 (8.59%) Python Developer
9 11 (8.59%) Scala Developer
9 11 (8.59%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 11 (8.59%) Senior Scala Developer
10 10 (7.81%) Polyglot Developer
10 10 (7.81%) Senior Python Developer
11 9 (7.03%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (67.97%) Spring
2 43 (33.59%) RESTful
3 40 (31.25%) REST
4 39 (30.47%) Web Services
5 37 (28.91%) JMS
6 34 (26.56%) Hibernate
6 34 (26.56%) Java EE
7 33 (25.78%) HTML
7 33 (25.78%) SOAP
8 32 (25.00%) JSON
9 26 (20.31%) Ajax
9 26 (20.31%) WebSphere MQ
10 21 (16.41%) Grails
11 17 (13.28%) Node.js
12 14 (10.94%) jQuery
13 13 (10.16%) CSS
14 12 (9.38%) MyBatis
14 12 (9.38%) Struts
15 11 (8.59%) JSP
16 10 (7.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.84%) Computer Science
1 19 (14.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (8.59%) Telematics
3 10 (7.81%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.13%) iPad
4 4 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.13%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.34%) Blog
6 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.41%) Android
2 8 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (45.31%) Continuous Integration
3 53 (41.41%) TDD
4 40 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 39 (30.47%) BDD
6 38 (29.69%) Domain-Driven Design
7 37 (28.91%) Unit Testing
8 31 (24.22%) DevOps
9 25 (19.53%) Issue Tracking
10 24 (18.75%) Configuration Management
10 24 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 21 (16.41%) Regression Testing
12 20 (15.63%) Compatibility Testing
12 20 (15.63%) Functional Testing
12 20 (15.63%) Integration Testing
12 20 (15.63%) MVC
12 20 (15.63%) System Integration Testing
13 19 (14.84%) Mentoring
14 18 (14.06%) Code Coverage
15 15 (11.72%) OO
Programming Languages
1 124 (96.88%) Java
2 44 (34.38%) Python
3 40 (31.25%) SQL
4 37 (28.91%) Scala
5 31 (24.22%) Perl
6 28 (21.88%) Bash Shell
7 25 (19.53%) C++
8 18 (14.06%) C#
9 17 (13.28%) JavaScript
10 16 (12.50%) PHP
11 15 (11.72%) C
12 12 (9.38%) Ruby
13 10 (7.81%) Lua
14 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (17.19%) Degree
2 18 (14.06%) ISEB
2 18 (14.06%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (32.03%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) SDET
System Software
1 25 (19.53%) Hyper-V
1 25 (19.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (17.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
1 28 (21.88%) Puppet
2 3 (2.34%) Graylog
2 3 (2.34%) Kibana
2 3 (2.34%) logstash
2 3 (2.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (21.09%) Atlassian
2 25 (19.53%) VMware
3 24 (18.75%) Coverity
4 23 (17.97%) Oracle
5 18 (14.06%) Rally
6 2 (1.56%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.56%) hybris
7 1 (0.78%) Concur
7 1 (0.78%) HP
7 1 (0.78%) MapR
7 1 (0.78%) SAP
Chesham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PHI, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £37075.00 - £46924.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago