The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Groovy
UK
Rank 477 619 684
Rank change year-on-year
+142 +65
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 421 347 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.34% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 0.65% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 353 270 232
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45312 53111 52988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.96% 51.86% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 38643 45781 45426
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Groovy
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy within the UK.

Groovy Salary Trend in the UK

Groovy
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 within the UK.

Groovy Salary Histogram in the UK

Groovy
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
England +139 409 £56,250 +2.27% 43
London +110 256 £67,500 +12.50% 22
South East +75 40 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Yorkshire +45 31 £40,000 -11.11% 5
North West +2 29 £45,000 +23.28% 4
West Yorkshire +46 26 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Leeds +55 23 £40,000 - 3
West Midlands +4 17 £50,000 -13.04%
Manchester - 17 £40,000 - 1
Warwick +28 15 £50,000 -13.04%
Warwickshire +26 15 £50,000 -13.04%
South West +24 15 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Surrey +64 11 £70,000 +16.66%
Hampshire +19 11 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East of England +19 11 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Lancashire 0 11 £45,000 +23.28% 3
City of London -5 10 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Portsmouth - 10 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +48 9 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Somerset +4 9 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Buckinghamshire - 9 £50,000 - 2
Epsom - 9 £70,000 -
Wales +16 8 £43,750 -0.56%
Milton Keynes - 7 £50,000 - 2
Canary Wharf - 7 £115,000 -
Reading +43 6 £50,000 - 2
East Midlands +19 6 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Swansea - 6 £38,750 -
Street - 6 £40,000 -
West Wales - 6 £38,750 -

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for Groovy.

1 697 (85.00%) Java
2 451 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 328 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 319 (38.90%) Spring
5 297 (36.22%) Linux
6 281 (34.27%) Python
7 260 (31.71%) TDD
8 235 (28.66%) HTML
9 233 (28.41%) Scala
10 226 (27.56%) Jenkins
11 225 (27.44%) DevOps
12 217 (26.46%) SQL
13 215 (26.22%) RESTful
14 213 (25.98%) Continuous Integration
14 213 (25.98%) Software Engineering
15 210 (25.61%) Scrum
16 209 (25.49%) Git (software)
17 192 (23.41%) Web Services
18 185 (22.56%) Ruby
19 176 (21.46%) Amazon AWS
20 174 (21.22%) CSS
21 172 (20.98%) Maven
22 169 (20.61%) REST
23 165 (20.12%) Grails
24 156 (19.02%) Docker
25 151 (18.41%) XML
26 149 (18.17%) Microservices
27 146 (17.80%) OO
27 146 (17.80%) Selenium
28 142 (17.32%) MVC

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills 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 73 (8.90%) Elasticsearch
2 70 (8.54%) Tomcat
3 48 (5.85%) JBoss
4 46 (5.61%) nginx
5 45 (5.49%) WebSphere
6 35 (4.27%) WebLogic
7 31 (3.78%) Apache Solr
8 29 (3.54%) Apache
9 26 (3.17%) Jetty
10 17 (2.07%) Apache Spark
11 16 (1.95%) Confluence
12 13 (1.59%) WildFly
13 12 (1.46%) IIS
13 12 (1.46%) Mule
13 12 (1.46%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
14 6 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 5 (0.61%) Apache Pig
15 5 (0.61%) Umbraco
16 4 (0.49%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 19 (2.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.61%) MS Office
3 3 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
1 8 (0.98%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.49%) Magento
3 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 176 (21.46%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.56%) GitHub
4 20 (2.44%) CloudBees
4 20 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 17 (2.07%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (1.34%) SaaS
7 11 (1.34%) Slack
8 9 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.24%) Datadog
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 65 (7.93%) HTTP
2 34 (4.15%) Internet
3 21 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 18 (2.20%) DNS
5 13 (1.59%) HTTPS
5 13 (1.59%) SNMP
6 11 (1.34%) IPv6
6 11 (1.34%) LAN
6 11 (1.34%) Network Security
7 10 (1.22%) LDAP
8 8 (0.98%) IMAP
8 8 (0.98%) SMTP
9 4 (0.49%) UMTS
10 3 (0.37%) WebEx
11 2 (0.24%) AMQP
11 2 (0.24%) PPP
11 2 (0.24%) SAN
11 2 (0.24%) SSL
12 1 (0.12%) DVB
12 1 (0.12%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (16.10%) NoSQL
2 105 (12.80%) MySQL
3 96 (11.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 82 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 78 (9.51%) Relational Database
6 66 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
7 52 (6.34%) SQL Server
8 46 (5.61%) Big Data
9 36 (4.39%) Redis
10 34 (4.15%) Hadoop
11 31 (3.78%) Neo4j
12 25 (3.05%) InterSystems Cache
12 25 (3.05%) Oracle Database
12 25 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
13 24 (2.93%) Hazelcast
14 19 (2.32%) KDB
15 17 (2.07%) RDBMS
16 15 (1.83%) Infinispan
17 13 (1.59%) Data Mining
17 13 (1.59%) HBase
Development Applications
1 226 (27.56%) Jenkins
2 209 (25.49%) Git (software)
3 172 (20.98%) Maven
4 146 (17.80%) Selenium
5 138 (16.83%) JUnit
6 95 (11.59%) Subversion
7 88 (10.73%) Ant
8 86 (10.49%) JIRA
9 69 (8.41%) Gradle
10 67 (8.17%) Cucumber
11 60 (7.32%) Eclipse
12 55 (6.71%) Vagrant
13 53 (6.46%) Hudson
14 52 (6.34%) SoapUI
15 45 (5.49%) WebDriver
16 39 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 36 (4.39%) TeamCity
18 31 (3.78%) Spock
19 29 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
20 28 (3.41%) IntelliJ
General
1 135 (16.46%) Finance
2 35 (4.27%) Banking
3 30 (3.66%) Games
4 29 (3.54%) Retail
5 22 (2.68%) Advertising
6 21 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.07%) Military
8 10 (1.22%) Marketing
9 8 (0.98%) Front Office
10 7 (0.85%) Back Office
10 7 (0.85%) Electronics
10 7 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.85%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.61%) Law
12 4 (0.49%) Automotive
12 4 (0.49%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.37%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.24%) Billing
14 2 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 441 (53.78%) Developer
2 358 (43.66%) Java Developer
3 143 (17.44%) Senior Developer
4 134 (16.34%) Senior Java Developer
5 110 (13.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 70 (8.54%) Software Engineer
7 59 (7.20%) Software Developer
8 56 (6.83%) Java Engineer
9 46 (5.61%) Java Software Developer
10 42 (5.12%) Java Scala Developer
10 42 (5.12%) Java Software Engineer
10 42 (5.12%) Lead Developer
10 42 (5.12%) Scala Developer
11 40 (4.88%) Tester
12 38 (4.63%) Test Engineer
13 37 (4.51%) Architect
14 34 (4.15%) QA Tester
15 30 (3.66%) Java Architect
15 30 (3.66%) Technical Leader
16 29 (3.54%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 319 (38.90%) Spring
2 235 (28.66%) HTML
3 215 (26.22%) RESTful
4 192 (23.41%) Web Services
5 174 (21.22%) CSS
6 169 (20.61%) REST
7 165 (20.12%) Grails
8 151 (18.41%) XML
9 141 (17.20%) AngularJS
10 139 (16.95%) Hibernate
11 134 (16.34%) SOAP
12 132 (16.10%) Node.js
13 107 (13.05%) JSON
14 97 (11.83%) HTML5
15 95 (11.59%) Java EE
16 88 (10.73%) JMS
17 81 (9.88%) RabbitMQ
18 76 (9.27%) Spring MVC
19 70 (8.54%) jQuery
20 67 (8.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 64 (7.80%) Enterprise Software
2 58 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (7.07%) Computer Science
3 52 (6.34%) Fintech
4 29 (3.54%) Mobile App
5 20 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 20 (2.44%) iPad
6 15 (1.83%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.34%) User Experience
8 10 (1.22%) Data Structures
9 7 (0.85%) Virtual Team
10 6 (0.73%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.61%) Blog
11 5 (0.61%) Cloud Native
11 5 (0.61%) DataPower
11 5 (0.61%) Digital Media
11 5 (0.61%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.61%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.49%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 297 (36.22%) Linux
2 103 (12.56%) Unix
3 88 (10.73%) Windows
4 69 (8.41%) Android
5 36 (4.39%) CentOS
6 30 (3.66%) Ubuntu
7 26 (3.17%) Apple iOS
8 20 (2.44%) CoreOS
9 16 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (1.34%) Mac OS
10 11 (1.34%) SmartOS
11 5 (0.61%) Solaris
11 5 (0.61%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.37%) AIX
12 3 (0.37%) HPUX
12 3 (0.37%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.24%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.12%) VMS
14 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 451 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (31.71%) TDD
3 225 (27.44%) DevOps
4 213 (25.98%) Continuous Integration
4 213 (25.98%) Software Engineering
5 210 (25.61%) Scrum
6 149 (18.17%) Microservices
7 146 (17.80%) OO
8 142 (17.32%) MVC
9 127 (15.49%) BDD
10 122 (14.88%) Open Source
11 104 (12.68%) Configuration Management
12 91 (11.10%) SDLC
13 80 (9.76%) Continuous Delivery
14 72 (8.78%) Automated Testing
15 71 (8.66%) Web Development
16 67 (8.17%) Kanban
17 64 (7.80%) Unit Testing
18 60 (7.32%) E-Commerce
18 60 (7.32%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 697 (85.00%) Java
2 328 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 281 (34.27%) Python
4 233 (28.41%) Scala
5 217 (26.46%) SQL
6 185 (22.56%) Ruby
7 125 (15.24%) Bash Shell
8 69 (8.41%) C#
9 58 (7.07%) Clojure
10 56 (6.83%) C++
11 47 (5.73%) C
12 46 (5.61%) Shell Script
13 42 (5.12%) PHP
14 40 (4.88%) Perl
15 39 (4.76%) Go
16 32 (3.90%) PowerShell
17 12 (1.46%) Objective-C
18 11 (1.34%) Embedded C
18 11 (1.34%) Embedded C++
19 10 (1.22%) Jython
Qualifications
1 89 (10.85%) Degree
2 58 (7.07%) Security Cleared
3 43 (5.24%) SC Cleared
4 38 (4.63%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.22%) ISEB
6 8 (0.98%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (0.49%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.37%) OCP
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (11.95%) QA
2 31 (3.78%) SDET
3 11 (1.34%) JTAG
4 8 (0.98%) MISRA
5 4 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 156 (19.02%) Docker
2 25 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.07%) VirtualBox
4 12 (1.46%) HDFS
5 6 (0.73%) etcd
5 6 (0.73%) flannel
5 6 (0.73%) XenServer
6 3 (0.37%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.24%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.24%) NFS
7 2 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 115 (14.02%) Puppet
2 105 (12.80%) Ansible
3 88 (10.73%) Opscode Chef
4 55 (6.71%) Terraform
5 43 (5.24%) Kubernetes
6 36 (4.39%) Nagios
7 34 (4.15%) rkt
8 22 (2.68%) Graphite
8 22 (2.68%) Mesos
9 16 (1.95%) Consul
10 15 (1.83%) Docker Swarm
10 15 (1.83%) StatsD
11 11 (1.34%) Kibana
11 11 (1.34%) Salt
12 9 (1.10%) logstash
13 8 (0.98%) CA Spectrum
13 8 (0.98%) Netcool
13 8 (0.98%) Tivoli
14 7 (0.85%) Rancher
14 7 (0.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 93 (11.34%) Oracle
2 65 (7.93%) Google
3 36 (4.39%) VMware
4 33 (4.02%) Microsoft
5 28 (3.41%) Splunk
6 27 (3.29%) New Relic
7 26 (3.17%) AppDynamics
8 25 (3.05%) Altova
8 25 (3.05%) ILOG
8 25 (3.05%) MuleSoft
9 23 (2.80%) Red Hat
10 22 (2.68%) Sybase
11 20 (2.44%) Solace
11 20 (2.44%) TIBCO
12 19 (2.32%) ION Trading
13 16 (1.95%) IBM
14 15 (1.83%) HP
14 15 (1.83%) hybris
15 13 (1.59%) Dynatrace
15 13 (1.59%) WSO2
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £60k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £50K Basic DOE + full benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus ,shares,Pension,health
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, 26 days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Exc Bonus Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 350p
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 75,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
London
KPRS
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum £55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30k - £60k dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
GK Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Health, Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Anonymous recruiter
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Salmon Ltd
Salary: pension, grad scheme, insurance, bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago