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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 499 604 691
Rank change year-on-year
+105 +87
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 469 387 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 0.69% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 438 338 242
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
50323 55811 57855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.59% 51.56% 50.63%
Number of salaries quoted 43321 47837 48561
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 26 September 2016 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 26 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
England +90 438 £57,500 -4.16% 45
London +63 255 £60,000 -7.69% 20
South East +94 76 £50,000 -14.89% 3
City of London +20 31 £55,000 -15.38% 6
Berkshire +35 28 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Reading - 21 £50,000 -
South West -29 20 £45,000 -10.00%
Milton Keynes - 20 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 20 £52,500 -
East Midlands +34 18 £50,000 -
North West +16 15 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Leicestershire - 15 £50,000 -
Bath +6 14 £42,000 -26.95%
Somerset +3 14 £42,000 -13.84%
West Midlands -11 14 £63,750 -1.92% 1
Wales +13 13 £37,500 +19.04% 1
South Wales +11 13 £37,500 +19.04% 1
West Sussex +25 12 £46,250 -22.91%
East of England +25 12 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Manchester -8 11 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Loughborough - 10 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 9 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 8 £40,000 - 4
Cambridge - 8 £40,000 - 3
Surrey +18 7 £70,000 +47.36%
Cwmbran +9 7 £37,500 +19.04%
Torfaen +6 7 £37,500 +19.04%
Yorkshire -5 7 £57,500 +27.77% 6
Birmingham -34 7 £80,000 +23.07%
Burgess Hill +2 6 £60,000 -

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for Groovy.

1 813 (90.03%) Java
2 637 (70.54%) Agile Software Development
3 435 (48.17%) Spring
4 414 (45.85%) TDD
5 353 (39.09%) Continuous Integration
6 344 (38.10%) Scala
7 337 (37.32%) Scrum
8 328 (36.32%) Jenkins
9 285 (31.56%) Maven
10 281 (31.12%) HTML
11 276 (30.56%) REST
12 275 (30.45%) Web Services
13 266 (29.46%) DevOps
14 264 (29.24%) Open Source
15 260 (28.79%) Git (software)
16 256 (28.35%) JavaScript
17 248 (27.46%) Python
18 208 (23.03%) Linux
19 207 (22.92%) Node.js
20 202 (22.37%) MVC
21 193 (21.37%) JSON
22 192 (21.26%) NoSQL
23 191 (21.15%) BDD
24 188 (20.82%) JUnit
25 184 (20.38%) HTML5
26 183 (20.27%) SQL
27 177 (19.60%) Microservices
28 175 (19.38%) RESTful
29 171 (18.94%) AngularJS
30 166 (18.38%) Cucumber

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 83 (9.19%) Elasticsearch
2 57 (6.31%) Apache
3 53 (5.87%) JBoss
4 48 (5.32%) Tomcat
5 43 (4.76%) Confluence
6 42 (4.65%) Apache Solr
7 34 (3.77%) IIS
8 25 (2.77%) nginx
9 15 (1.66%) Apache Spark
9 15 (1.66%) Mule
10 14 (1.55%) OpenStack
10 14 (1.55%) WildFly
11 13 (1.44%) Mule ESB
11 13 (1.44%) WebLogic
12 11 (1.22%) Umbraco
12 11 (1.22%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.55%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.33%) Apache ServiceMix
14 3 (0.33%) Jetty
15 2 (0.22%) Documentum
Applications
1 15 (1.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.22%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.11%) HipChat
3 1 (0.11%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.11%) Sentinel
2 7 (0.78%) Oracle CRM
3 5 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.11%) Exstream
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 163 (18.05%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (4.87%) SaaS
3 34 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (2.99%) IaaS
6 22 (2.44%) GitHub
7 20 (2.21%) PaaS
8 17 (1.88%) Amazon S3
9 12 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (1.00%) Heroku
11 8 (0.89%) Google Analytics
12 7 (0.78%) Oracle CX
13 6 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
13 6 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (0.66%) MailChimp
13 6 (0.66%) Route 53
13 6 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.33%) TestFlight
15 1 (0.11%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 54 (5.98%) HTTP
2 23 (2.55%) LDAP
3 18 (1.99%) IPv6
3 18 (1.99%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.88%) DNS
5 15 (1.66%) Ethernet
6 14 (1.55%) Internet
7 13 (1.44%) Broadband
8 9 (1.00%) SSL
9 4 (0.44%) DSL
9 4 (0.44%) NetScaler
10 3 (0.33%) Firewall
10 3 (0.33%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.33%) Network Security
10 3 (0.33%) SAN
10 3 (0.33%) VPN
11 2 (0.22%) DVB
12 1 (0.11%) Intranet
12 1 (0.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (21.26%) NoSQL
2 132 (14.62%) MongoDB
3 125 (13.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 115 (12.74%) Big Data
5 82 (9.08%) Neo4j
6 81 (8.97%) MySQL
7 68 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
8 49 (5.43%) Relational Database
8 49 (5.43%) SQL Server
9 33 (3.65%) Hadoop
10 32 (3.54%) RDBMS
11 31 (3.43%) Hazelcast
12 17 (1.88%) HBase
13 15 (1.66%) Oracle Database
14 11 (1.22%) Data Mining
15 10 (1.11%) Redis
16 7 (0.78%) CouchDB
16 7 (0.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 6 (0.66%) KDB
17 6 (0.66%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 328 (36.32%) Jenkins
2 285 (31.56%) Maven
3 260 (28.79%) Git (software)
4 188 (20.82%) JUnit
5 166 (18.38%) Cucumber
6 149 (16.50%) JIRA
7 145 (16.06%) Gradle
8 136 (15.06%) Selenium
9 118 (13.07%) Ant
10 93 (10.30%) Subversion
11 89 (9.86%) Hudson
12 69 (7.64%) Mockito
13 64 (7.09%) SoapUI
14 63 (6.98%) WebDriver
15 62 (6.87%) JMeter
16 56 (6.20%) TeamCity
17 44 (4.87%) Spock
17 44 (4.87%) Vagrant
18 42 (4.65%) jMock
19 39 (4.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 150 (16.61%) Finance
2 50 (5.54%) Banking
3 44 (4.87%) Telecoms
4 38 (4.21%) Retail
5 37 (4.10%) Games
6 30 (3.32%) Marketing
7 28 (3.10%) Investment Banking
8 24 (2.66%) Law
9 21 (2.33%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.77%) Front Office
11 15 (1.66%) Advertising
12 11 (1.22%) Multimedia
13 10 (1.11%) Automotive
13 10 (1.11%) Publishing
14 6 (0.66%) Back Office
15 5 (0.55%) Electronics
15 5 (0.55%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.11%) Legal
16 1 (0.11%) Military
16 1 (0.11%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 565 (62.57%) Developer
2 463 (51.27%) Java Developer
3 195 (21.59%) Senior Developer
4 189 (20.93%) Senior Java Developer
5 122 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
6 65 (7.20%) Lead Developer
7 58 (6.42%) Software Developer
8 53 (5.87%) Agile Developer
8 53 (5.87%) Java Engineer
9 51 (5.65%) Architect
10 50 (5.54%) Scala Developer
11 48 (5.32%) Agile Java Developer
11 48 (5.32%) Java Scala Developer
12 43 (4.76%) Java Architect
12 43 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
13 39 (4.32%) Tester
14 33 (3.65%) Java Software Developer
15 30 (3.32%) AWS Developer
15 30 (3.32%) Senior Agile Developer
15 30 (3.32%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 435 (48.17%) Spring
2 281 (31.12%) HTML
3 276 (30.56%) REST
4 275 (30.45%) Web Services
5 207 (22.92%) Node.js
6 193 (21.37%) JSON
7 184 (20.38%) HTML5
8 175 (19.38%) RESTful
9 171 (18.94%) AngularJS
10 160 (17.72%) XML
11 152 (16.83%) CSS
11 152 (16.83%) Hibernate
12 145 (16.06%) Grails
13 132 (14.62%) Java EE
14 121 (13.40%) SOAP
15 117 (12.96%) Spring Integration
16 113 (12.51%) Spring MVC
17 97 (10.74%) React
18 80 (8.86%) jQuery
19 76 (8.42%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 55 (6.09%) Computer Science
2 36 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (2.99%) Digital Media
4 26 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 22 (2.44%) Client/Server
6 21 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (2.33%) Mobile App
7 19 (2.10%) Data Structures
8 17 (1.88%) Algorithms
9 15 (1.66%) Blog
9 15 (1.66%) Fintech
10 14 (1.55%) Fixed Income
10 14 (1.55%) PKI
10 14 (1.55%) Telematics
11 12 (1.33%) Smartphone
12 10 (1.11%) Data Integration
12 10 (1.11%) iPad
12 10 (1.11%) User Experience
12 10 (1.11%) Visualisation
13 9 (1.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 208 (23.03%) Linux
2 140 (15.50%) Unix
3 65 (7.20%) Android
4 39 (4.32%) Windows
5 32 (3.54%) Apple iOS
6 26 (2.88%) FreeBSD
7 21 (2.33%) Ubuntu
8 16 (1.77%) CentOS
9 12 (1.33%) Mac OS
10 9 (1.00%) Windows Server
11 7 (0.78%) Debian
12 5 (0.55%) Solaris
12 5 (0.55%) VMS
13 4 (0.44%) AIX
13 4 (0.44%) HPUX
14 3 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 637 (70.54%) Agile Software Development
2 414 (45.85%) TDD
3 353 (39.09%) Continuous Integration
4 337 (37.32%) Scrum
5 266 (29.46%) DevOps
6 264 (29.24%) Open Source
7 202 (22.37%) MVC
8 191 (21.15%) BDD
9 177 (19.60%) Microservices
10 151 (16.72%) Software Engineering
11 150 (16.61%) OO
12 119 (13.18%) Kanban
13 107 (11.85%) Pair Programming
13 107 (11.85%) RUP
14 105 (11.63%) DSDM
15 97 (10.74%) Configuration Management
16 96 (10.63%) Unit Testing
17 85 (9.41%) Continuous Delivery
18 64 (7.09%) Automated Testing
19 58 (6.42%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 813 (90.03%) Java
2 344 (38.10%) Scala
3 256 (28.35%) JavaScript
4 248 (27.46%) Python
5 183 (20.27%) SQL
6 143 (15.84%) Ruby
7 117 (12.96%) Bash Shell
8 85 (9.41%) Clojure
9 83 (9.19%) Perl
10 81 (8.97%) C++
11 57 (6.31%) PHP
12 55 (6.09%) C#
13 42 (4.65%) C
14 21 (2.33%) Go
15 18 (1.99%) ES6
16 16 (1.77%) Objective-C
17 14 (1.55%) Shell Script
18 13 (1.44%) Lua
19 11 (1.22%) Jython
20 8 (0.89%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 71 (7.86%) Security Cleared
2 69 (7.64%) Degree
3 68 (7.53%) SC Cleared
4 62 (6.87%) DV Cleared
5 21 (2.33%) ISTQB
6 20 (2.21%) ISEB
7 12 (1.33%) OCP
7 12 (1.33%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.33%) RHCE
9 2 (0.22%) CISSP
9 2 (0.22%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.11%) OCA
10 1 (0.11%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (12.18%) QA
2 8 (0.89%) SDET
3 7 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.33%) JTAG
6 1 (0.11%) MISRA
System Software
1 166 (18.38%) Docker
2 40 (4.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (3.54%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (1.44%) HDFS
6 7 (0.78%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.44%) Postfix
8 3 (0.33%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.22%) LXC
9 2 (0.22%) zsh
10 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 153 (16.94%) Puppet
2 101 (11.18%) Opscode Chef
3 90 (9.97%) Ansible
4 54 (5.98%) Kubernetes
5 41 (4.54%) Terraform
6 26 (2.88%) rkt
7 22 (2.44%) Grafana
8 19 (2.10%) Graphite
9 17 (1.88%) Packer
10 14 (1.55%) Uchiwa
11 10 (1.11%) ZABBIX
12 9 (1.00%) Kibana
12 9 (1.00%) logstash
13 8 (0.89%) Rundeck
14 6 (0.66%) Graylog
14 6 (0.66%) Mesos
14 6 (0.66%) Rancher
15 5 (0.55%) HP SiteScope
15 5 (0.55%) Nagios
15 5 (0.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 106 (11.74%) Oracle
2 64 (7.09%) MuleSoft
3 49 (5.43%) Atlassian
4 41 (4.54%) VMware
5 31 (3.43%) Google
6 26 (2.88%) Microsoft
7 24 (2.66%) Coverity
8 20 (2.21%) TIBCO
9 19 (2.10%) Rally
9 19 (2.10%) Red Hat
10 17 (1.88%) WSO2
11 7 (0.78%) hybris
11 7 (0.78%) ION Trading
11 7 (0.78%) Siebel
12 6 (0.66%) Dynatrace
12 6 (0.66%) Solace
12 6 (0.66%) Sybase
13 5 (0.55%) SAP
13 5 (0.55%) Splunk
13 5 (0.55%) webMethods
South East London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chesham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 minutes ago
North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + 2500 benifits - Flexible
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40-50k
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £85000 per annum + Package - Bonus - Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + pension, bonus. ,more
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to 65,000 pounds (depending on level) + car allowance (6k) + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 2500 benifits - Flexible
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary up to £40k + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum and good bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PHI, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago