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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 542 623 630
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +7
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 418 344 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 0.63% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 376 286 346
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +19.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -3.48%

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
51529 54852 63051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.41% 51.41% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 44587 46715 53829
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 £70,000 £65,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 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 31 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
England +77 396 £57,500 - 39
London 0 245 £60,000 -4.00% 26
South East +50 47 £50,000 +38.88% 2
City of London +28 34 £62,500 -3.84% 10
Yorkshire +29 29 £45,000 +5.88% 5
North West +32 22 £50,000 +14.28% 4
West Sussex - 22 £45,000 -
South West +19 20 £44,500 -31.53%
Manchester +23 19 £52,500 +20.00% 1
Somerset +11 19 £47,500 -
Bath - 19 £47,500 -
West Midlands +1 16 £62,500 -3.84%
North Yorkshire - 16 £45,000 - 1
York - 14 £45,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +3 13 £45,000 +2.85% 3
Scotland +3 13 £70,000 +118.75% 1
East Sussex +18 11 £45,000 +25.00%
Birmingham -12 11 £80,000 +23.07%
Leeds +11 8 £45,250 +6.47% 2
Wales +3 8 £43,500 +8.75% 1
South Wales +2 8 £43,500 +8.75% 1
Glasgow - 8 - - 1
East of England +23 7 £42,500 -5.55% 2
East Midlands +13 7 £42,500 -1.73%
Berkshire +13 7 £57,500 +24.32% 1
Torfaen +18 5 £43,500 +38.09% 1
Cwmbran +18 5 £43,500 +38.09% 1
Surrey +8 5 £70,000 +89.18% 1
Warwickshire -3 5 £30,000 -36.84%
Edinburgh - 5 £70,000 -

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 with a requirement for Groovy.

1 723 (93.53%) Java
2 576 (74.51%) Agile Software Development
3 435 (56.27%) Spring
4 401 (51.88%) TDD
5 300 (38.81%) Scrum
6 290 (37.52%) Continuous Integration
7 266 (34.41%) JavaScript
8 245 (31.69%) Jenkins
9 240 (31.05%) HTML
10 231 (29.88%) Scala
11 226 (29.24%) REST
12 225 (29.11%) SQL
13 217 (28.07%) Web Services
14 211 (27.30%) JUnit
15 198 (25.61%) Hibernate
16 188 (24.32%) Maven
17 187 (24.19%) Open Source
18 179 (23.16%) Cucumber
19 163 (21.09%) Java EE
20 159 (20.57%) MVC
21 158 (20.44%) Finance
22 157 (20.31%) AngularJS
23 156 (20.18%) NoSQL
24 153 (19.79%) RESTful
25 152 (19.66%) Git (software)
25 152 (19.66%) OO
26 151 (19.53%) BDD
26 151 (19.53%) DevOps
27 150 (19.40%) Software Engineering
28 148 (19.15%) Unix

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
1 128 (16.56%) Node.js
2 116 (15.01%) JBoss
3 89 (11.51%) Tomcat
4 35 (4.53%) Mule
4 35 (4.53%) WebSphere
5 33 (4.27%) GlassFish
6 28 (3.62%) Apache
7 26 (3.36%) WildFly
8 24 (3.10%) Apache Pig
9 22 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
10 21 (2.72%) WebLogic
11 20 (2.59%) Confluence
12 19 (2.46%) Mule ESB
13 15 (1.94%) Oracle Coherence
14 14 (1.81%) Apache Solr
15 13 (1.68%) Alfresco
15 13 (1.68%) Oracle Application Server
15 13 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
16 11 (1.42%) OpenStack
17 10 (1.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 17 (2.20%) Photoshop
2 13 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (1.55%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.13%) HipChat
4 1 (0.13%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 16 (2.07%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.78%) Oracle CRM
3 6 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.52%) Magento
5 3 (0.39%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.13%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 102 (13.20%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (9.06%) SaaS
3 22 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (1.94%) IaaS
6 14 (1.81%) PaaS
7 10 (1.29%) GitHub
8 5 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.65%) Oracle CX
9 4 (0.52%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.39%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.26%) Google Play
11 2 (0.26%) Heroku
11 2 (0.26%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.13%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.72%) Internet
2 18 (2.33%) LDAP
2 18 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 17 (2.20%) HTTP
4 13 (1.68%) WebEx
5 9 (1.16%) Broadband
5 9 (1.16%) Ethernet
5 9 (1.16%) IPv6
5 9 (1.16%) SSL
6 3 (0.39%) DNS
6 3 (0.39%) Firewall
6 3 (0.39%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.39%) LAN
6 3 (0.39%) NetScaler
6 3 (0.39%) SAN
6 3 (0.39%) tcpdump
6 3 (0.39%) VPN
6 3 (0.39%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.26%) DVB
8 1 (0.13%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (20.18%) NoSQL
2 108 (13.97%) Big Data
3 106 (13.71%) MySQL
4 102 (13.20%) MongoDB
5 73 (9.44%) Relational Database
6 60 (7.76%) RDBMS
7 56 (7.24%) Oracle Database
8 55 (7.12%) Hadoop
9 54 (6.99%) PostgreSQL
10 49 (6.34%) Apache Cassandra
10 49 (6.34%) Neo4j
11 36 (4.66%) SQL Server
12 23 (2.98%) Apache Hive
13 21 (2.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 8 (1.03%) Hazelcast
15 7 (0.91%) Jackrabbit
16 6 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 5 (0.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 4 (0.52%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 245 (31.69%) Jenkins
2 211 (27.30%) JUnit
3 188 (24.32%) Maven
4 179 (23.16%) Cucumber
5 152 (19.66%) Git (software)
6 123 (15.91%) Selenium
7 115 (14.88%) Hudson
8 90 (11.64%) JIRA
9 79 (10.22%) Subversion
10 71 (9.18%) Gradle
11 69 (8.93%) Mockito
12 60 (7.76%) WebDriver
13 53 (6.86%) Ant
14 52 (6.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 49 (6.34%) SoapUI
16 41 (5.30%) JBehave
17 36 (4.66%) jMock
18 35 (4.53%) IntelliJ
18 35 (4.53%) Spock
19 32 (4.14%) FitNesse
General
1 158 (20.44%) Finance
2 49 (6.34%) Telecoms
3 41 (5.30%) Games
4 38 (4.92%) Banking
5 25 (3.23%) Billing
5 25 (3.23%) Retail
6 23 (2.98%) Publishing
7 18 (2.33%) Investment Banking
8 16 (2.07%) Marketing
9 10 (1.29%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.16%) Multimedia
11 7 (0.91%) Electronics
11 7 (0.91%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.78%) Law
13 4 (0.52%) Legal
14 3 (0.39%) Advertising
14 3 (0.39%) Front Office
15 2 (0.26%) Automotive
16 1 (0.13%) Back Office
16 1 (0.13%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 502 (64.94%) Developer
2 413 (53.43%) Java Developer
3 136 (17.59%) Senior Developer
4 132 (17.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 90 (11.64%) Lead Developer
6 78 (10.09%) Agile Developer
7 75 (9.70%) Agile Java Developer
7 75 (9.70%) Lead Java Developer
8 55 (7.12%) Architect
9 46 (5.95%) Java Architect
10 44 (5.69%) DevOps Engineer
11 42 (5.43%) Software Engineer
12 41 (5.30%) Java Engineer
13 31 (4.01%) Tester
14 25 (3.23%) Automation Tester
14 25 (3.23%) QA Engineer
14 25 (3.23%) Scala Developer
15 23 (2.98%) Technical Architect
16 22 (2.85%) Java Software Engineer
16 22 (2.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 435 (56.27%) Spring
2 240 (31.05%) HTML
3 226 (29.24%) REST
4 217 (28.07%) Web Services
5 198 (25.61%) Hibernate
6 163 (21.09%) Java EE
7 157 (20.31%) AngularJS
8 153 (19.79%) RESTful
9 148 (19.15%) CSS
10 146 (18.89%) XML
11 145 (18.76%) HTML5
12 139 (17.98%) Grails
13 137 (17.72%) JSON
14 130 (16.82%) jQuery
15 126 (16.30%) SOAP
16 117 (15.14%) Spring MVC
17 93 (12.03%) Apache Camel
18 87 (11.25%) Spring Integration
19 84 (10.87%) JMS
20 75 (9.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 67 (8.67%) Computer Science
2 41 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (5.17%) Mathematics
4 37 (4.79%) Client/Server
5 34 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (4.27%) Algorithms
7 30 (3.88%) Mobile App
8 27 (3.49%) Data Structures
9 25 (3.23%) Smart Meter
10 23 (2.98%) Management Information System
11 20 (2.59%) DataPower
12 13 (1.68%) Fintech
12 13 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (1.55%) Web 2.0
14 10 (1.29%) Digital Media
15 8 (1.03%) Fixed Income
15 8 (1.03%) PKI
16 7 (0.91%) User Experience
16 7 (0.91%) Video on Demand
17 6 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 148 (19.15%) Unix
2 121 (15.65%) Linux
3 68 (8.80%) Android
4 60 (7.76%) Apple iOS
5 37 (4.79%) Windows
6 20 (2.59%) CentOS
7 17 (2.20%) FreeBSD
8 12 (1.55%) Mac OS
9 8 (1.03%) Debian
9 8 (1.03%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.65%) VMS
11 5 (0.65%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.13%) Solaris
13 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 576 (74.51%) Agile Software Development
2 401 (51.88%) TDD
3 300 (38.81%) Scrum
4 290 (37.52%) Continuous Integration
5 187 (24.19%) Open Source
6 159 (20.57%) MVC
7 152 (19.66%) OO
8 151 (19.53%) BDD
8 151 (19.53%) DevOps
9 150 (19.40%) Software Engineering
10 97 (12.55%) SOA
11 94 (12.16%) Kanban
12 86 (11.13%) Unit Testing
13 85 (11.00%) Continuous Delivery
14 83 (10.74%) Pair Programming
15 80 (10.35%) Microservices
16 77 (9.96%) RUP
17 71 (9.18%) E-Commerce
18 70 (9.06%) DSDM
19 67 (8.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 723 (93.53%) Java
2 266 (34.41%) JavaScript
3 231 (29.88%) Scala
4 225 (29.11%) SQL
5 144 (18.63%) Python
6 90 (11.64%) Ruby
7 72 (9.31%) C#
8 67 (8.67%) Clojure
9 44 (5.69%) PHP
10 40 (5.17%) C++
10 40 (5.17%) Perl
11 37 (4.79%) C
12 34 (4.40%) Bash Shell
13 25 (3.23%) Go
14 20 (2.59%) PL/SQL
15 12 (1.55%) Shell Script
15 12 (1.55%) XPath
16 10 (1.29%) Jython
17 9 (1.16%) Objective-C
18 8 (1.03%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 98 (12.68%) Degree
2 22 (2.85%) ISTQB
3 18 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.94%) Oracle Certification
5 14 (1.81%) DV Cleared
5 14 (1.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (1.81%) OCP
6 13 (1.68%) ISEB
7 12 (1.55%) SC Cleared
7 12 (1.55%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.39%) RHCE
9 2 (0.26%) CISSP
10 1 (0.13%) OCA
10 1 (0.13%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (14.75%) QA
2 6 (0.78%) Data Quality
2 6 (0.78%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.65%) SDET
4 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 92 (11.90%) Docker
2 20 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.42%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.29%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.52%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.39%) vSphere
7 2 (0.26%) LXC
8 1 (0.13%) KVM
8 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.13%) Xen
8 1 (0.13%) zsh
Systems Management
1 86 (11.13%) Puppet
2 45 (5.82%) Ansible
3 33 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (2.33%) Kubernetes
5 15 (1.94%) Grafana
6 14 (1.81%) Graphite
6 14 (1.81%) HP Quality Center
7 13 (1.68%) Packer
8 11 (1.42%) Terraform
8 11 (1.42%) Uchiwa
9 8 (1.03%) Rundeck
10 6 (0.78%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 6 (0.78%) MOM
11 4 (0.52%) Nagios
12 3 (0.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 3 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (0.39%) HP SiteScope
12 3 (0.39%) OSSEC
13 2 (0.26%) StatsD
14 1 (0.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 148 (19.15%) Oracle
2 30 (3.88%) Atlassian
3 29 (3.75%) Google
3 29 (3.75%) MuleSoft
4 20 (2.59%) VMware
5 18 (2.33%) TIBCO
6 16 (2.07%) IBM
7 15 (1.94%) AppDynamics
7 15 (1.94%) WSO2
8 14 (1.81%) hybris
8 14 (1.81%) Microsoft
9 13 (1.68%) Red Hat
10 12 (1.55%) ATG
11 10 (1.29%) Sun
12 9 (1.16%) Rally
13 7 (0.91%) SAP
14 6 (0.78%) BMC
14 6 (0.78%) HP
14 6 (0.78%) Remedy
14 6 (0.78%) Splunk
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + 25% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier Media
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
South East London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45k - 75k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum and good bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 8 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
William Hill
Salary: Competitive + benefits + holidays
Posted: 19 days ago