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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 493 562 643
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +81
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 487 470 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.43% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% 0.84% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 468 412 323
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +13.29%

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
51794 56268 60527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.89% 51.31% 51.66%
Number of salaries quoted 44814 47940 51372
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 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +47 461 £55,000 -12.00% 44
London -12 272 £60,000 -7.69% 25
South East +78 77 £50,000 +25.00% 6
City of London +29 37 £55,000 -15.38% 6
South West +11 31 £50,000 - 2
Somerset +16 28 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Bath - 28 £50,000 - 2
Berkshire +23 25 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Reading +36 24 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Yorkshire +31 24 £40,000 -11.11% 6
North West +41 23 £47,500 +8.57% 2
Manchester +10 19 £50,000 +14.28%
West Midlands +1 16 £62,500 -3.84%
West Sussex +13 15 £42,500 - 1
East Sussex +17 14 £45,000 +25.00% 1
East Midlands +16 14 £46,250 +5.11% 1
West Yorkshire +10 13 £40,000 -18.36% 4
Scotland +15 12 £50,000 -6.97% 1
Leicestershire - 12 £46,250 - 1
Surrey +32 11 £70,000 +47.36% 1
North Yorkshire +30 10 £43,750 +25.00% 1
Epsom - 10 £70,000 - 1
Loughborough - 10 £50,000 - 1
South Wales +6 9 £38,500 +22.22% 4
Wales +2 9 £38,500 +22.22% 4
Birmingham -19 9 £80,000 +23.07%
Milton Keynes - 8 £51,250 -
Wakefield - 8 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 £51,250 - 1
Edinburgh - 7 £50,000 -

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 809 (93.31%) Java
2 659 (76.01%) Agile Software Development
3 455 (52.48%) Spring
4 444 (51.21%) TDD
5 369 (42.56%) Continuous Integration
6 357 (41.18%) Scrum
7 319 (36.79%) Scala
8 302 (34.83%) Jenkins
9 285 (32.87%) HTML
10 276 (31.83%) REST
11 268 (30.91%) JavaScript
12 265 (30.57%) Maven
13 257 (29.64%) Open Source
14 246 (28.37%) Web Services
15 220 (25.37%) JUnit
16 216 (24.91%) DevOps
17 214 (24.68%) Git (software)
18 199 (22.95%) BDD
19 195 (22.49%) Cucumber
19 195 (22.49%) MVC
20 190 (21.91%) AngularJS
21 188 (21.68%) Python
22 185 (21.34%) SQL
22 185 (21.34%) HTML5
22 185 (21.34%) Node.js
23 181 (20.88%) Hibernate
23 181 (20.88%) RESTful
24 179 (20.65%) JSON
25 163 (18.80%) NoSQL
26 162 (18.69%) Finance

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 72 (8.30%) JBoss
2 58 (6.69%) Tomcat
3 47 (5.42%) Elasticsearch
4 46 (5.31%) Apache
5 39 (4.50%) Confluence
6 25 (2.88%) Apache Solr
6 25 (2.88%) Mule
7 21 (2.42%) IIS
8 18 (2.08%) Mule ESB
8 18 (2.08%) WebSphere
9 15 (1.73%) OpenStack
10 14 (1.61%) WebLogic
11 13 (1.50%) Apache Spark
11 13 (1.50%) nginx
11 13 (1.50%) WildFly
12 11 (1.27%) Umbraco
13 9 (1.04%) Apache Pig
13 9 (1.04%) GlassFish
14 8 (0.92%) Jetty
15 6 (0.69%) Documentum
Applications
1 12 (1.38%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.04%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.12%) HipChat
4 1 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 9 (1.04%) Sentinel
2 5 (0.58%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (0.46%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) Exstream
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 138 (15.92%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (7.73%) SaaS
3 28 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (2.88%) IaaS
6 22 (2.54%) PaaS
7 13 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (1.50%) Amazon S3
7 13 (1.50%) GitHub
8 7 (0.81%) Heroku
9 6 (0.69%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.58%) Oracle CX
10 5 (0.58%) Route 53
10 5 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.46%) MailChimp
12 2 (0.23%) TestFlight
13 1 (0.12%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.58%) HTTP
2 22 (2.54%) LDAP
3 20 (2.31%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.96%) Internet
5 15 (1.73%) IPv6
6 14 (1.61%) Ethernet
7 13 (1.50%) Broadband
8 9 (1.04%) SSL
9 6 (0.69%) DNS
10 4 (0.46%) DSL
10 4 (0.46%) WebEx
11 3 (0.35%) Firewall
11 3 (0.35%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.35%) LAN
11 3 (0.35%) NetScaler
11 3 (0.35%) SAN
11 3 (0.35%) tcpdump
11 3 (0.35%) VPN
11 3 (0.35%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.23%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (18.80%) NoSQL
2 121 (13.96%) Big Data
3 118 (13.61%) MongoDB
4 97 (11.19%) MySQL
5 84 (9.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 65 (7.50%) Neo4j
7 53 (6.11%) PostgreSQL
8 49 (5.65%) Relational Database
9 42 (4.84%) SQL Server
10 40 (4.61%) Hadoop
11 35 (4.04%) RDBMS
12 33 (3.81%) Oracle Database
13 16 (1.85%) Hazelcast
14 10 (1.15%) Data Mining
15 9 (1.04%) Redis
16 8 (0.92%) Apache Hive
17 7 (0.81%) HBase
18 6 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 6 (0.69%) CouchDB
19 5 (0.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 302 (34.83%) Jenkins
2 265 (30.57%) Maven
3 220 (25.37%) JUnit
4 214 (24.68%) Git (software)
5 195 (22.49%) Cucumber
6 138 (15.92%) JIRA
7 137 (15.80%) Gradle
8 133 (15.34%) Selenium
9 105 (12.11%) Hudson
10 100 (11.53%) Ant
11 92 (10.61%) Subversion
12 86 (9.92%) Mockito
13 66 (7.61%) WebDriver
14 59 (6.81%) JMeter
15 55 (6.34%) SoapUI
16 54 (6.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 52 (6.00%) jMock
18 50 (5.77%) TeamCity
19 43 (4.96%) EasyMock
20 41 (4.73%) Spock
General
1 162 (18.69%) Finance
2 50 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 45 (5.19%) Banking
4 35 (4.04%) Games
5 29 (3.34%) Retail
6 25 (2.88%) Investment Banking
7 23 (2.65%) Marketing
8 18 (2.08%) Law
9 15 (1.73%) Publishing
10 14 (1.61%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.15%) Multimedia
12 9 (1.04%) Electronics
12 9 (1.04%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.92%) Billing
14 7 (0.81%) Front Office
15 6 (0.69%) Automotive
16 3 (0.35%) Back Office
17 2 (0.23%) Legal
18 1 (0.12%) Military
18 1 (0.12%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 563 (64.94%) Developer
2 473 (54.56%) Java Developer
3 180 (20.76%) Senior Developer
4 176 (20.30%) Senior Java Developer
5 85 (9.80%) DevOps Engineer
6 79 (9.11%) Lead Developer
7 70 (8.07%) Agile Developer
8 65 (7.50%) Agile Java Developer
9 61 (7.04%) Lead Java Developer
10 59 (6.81%) Architect
11 57 (6.57%) Java Engineer
12 49 (5.65%) Java Architect
13 41 (4.73%) Software Engineer
14 39 (4.50%) Scala Developer
15 38 (4.38%) Software Developer
16 37 (4.27%) Java Scala Developer
17 32 (3.69%) Tester
18 26 (3.00%) Junior
18 26 (3.00%) Senior Agile Developer
18 26 (3.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 455 (52.48%) Spring
2 285 (32.87%) HTML
3 276 (31.83%) REST
4 246 (28.37%) Web Services
5 190 (21.91%) AngularJS
6 185 (21.34%) HTML5
6 185 (21.34%) Node.js
7 181 (20.88%) Hibernate
7 181 (20.88%) RESTful
8 179 (20.65%) JSON
9 162 (18.69%) XML
10 153 (17.65%) CSS
11 149 (17.19%) Grails
12 140 (16.15%) Java EE
13 124 (14.30%) Spring MVC
14 118 (13.61%) SOAP
15 114 (13.15%) Spring Integration
16 108 (12.46%) jQuery
17 87 (10.03%) React
18 81 (9.34%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 69 (7.96%) Computer Science
2 44 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (3.81%) Algorithms
4 30 (3.46%) Client/Server
4 30 (3.46%) Mobile App
5 27 (3.11%) Data Structures
5 27 (3.11%) Digital Media
6 24 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (2.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 19 (2.19%) Mathematics
9 16 (1.85%) Management Information System
10 14 (1.61%) PKI
11 13 (1.50%) Fintech
12 11 (1.27%) Blog
13 9 (1.04%) Data Integration
13 9 (1.04%) Fixed Income
13 9 (1.04%) Telematics
13 9 (1.04%) User Experience
13 9 (1.04%) Web 2.0
14 8 (0.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 149 (17.19%) Linux
2 133 (15.34%) Unix
3 67 (7.73%) Android
4 53 (6.11%) Apple iOS
5 37 (4.27%) Windows
6 30 (3.46%) FreeBSD
7 16 (1.85%) CentOS
8 12 (1.38%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.15%) Debian
9 10 (1.15%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.81%) Windows Server
11 6 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.46%) VMS
13 2 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 659 (76.01%) Agile Software Development
2 444 (51.21%) TDD
3 369 (42.56%) Continuous Integration
4 357 (41.18%) Scrum
5 257 (29.64%) Open Source
6 216 (24.91%) DevOps
7 199 (22.95%) BDD
8 195 (22.49%) MVC
9 150 (17.30%) Software Engineering
10 146 (16.84%) OO
11 135 (15.57%) Microservices
12 120 (13.84%) Kanban
13 109 (12.57%) RUP
14 107 (12.34%) Pair Programming
15 103 (11.88%) Continuous Delivery
16 102 (11.76%) DSDM
17 96 (11.07%) Unit Testing
18 76 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
19 66 (7.61%) Configuration Management
20 64 (7.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 809 (93.31%) Java
2 319 (36.79%) Scala
3 268 (30.91%) JavaScript
4 188 (21.68%) Python
5 185 (21.34%) SQL
6 105 (12.11%) Ruby
7 88 (10.15%) Clojure
8 75 (8.65%) Perl
9 74 (8.54%) Bash Shell
10 64 (7.38%) C++
11 55 (6.34%) PHP
12 46 (5.31%) C#
13 39 (4.50%) C
14 27 (3.11%) Go
15 15 (1.73%) ES6
16 13 (1.50%) Jython
17 11 (1.27%) Lua
17 11 (1.27%) Objective-C
18 10 (1.15%) Shell Script
19 8 (0.92%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 84 (9.69%) Degree
2 52 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 45 (5.19%) DV Cleared
3 45 (5.19%) SC Cleared
4 24 (2.77%) ISEB
5 22 (2.54%) ISTQB
6 17 (1.96%) OCP
6 17 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.35%) RHCE
7 3 (0.35%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.23%) CISSP
9 1 (0.12%) OCA
9 1 (0.12%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (13.84%) QA
2 7 (0.81%) SDET
3 6 (0.69%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) JTAG
5 1 (0.12%) MISRA
System Software
1 127 (14.65%) Docker
2 38 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (3.46%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.81%) VirtualBox
6 5 (0.58%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.46%) HDFS
7 4 (0.46%) Postfix
8 2 (0.23%) LXC
8 2 (0.23%) zsh
9 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.12%) KVM
9 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 125 (14.42%) Puppet
2 72 (8.30%) Opscode Chef
3 65 (7.50%) Ansible
4 41 (4.73%) Kubernetes
5 20 (2.31%) Grafana
6 19 (2.19%) Graphite
7 18 (2.08%) Terraform
8 17 (1.96%) Packer
9 15 (1.73%) Uchiwa
10 9 (1.04%) ZABBIX
11 8 (0.92%) Rundeck
12 6 (0.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 6 (0.69%) Kibana
12 6 (0.69%) logstash
12 6 (0.69%) MOM
13 5 (0.58%) Graylog
13 5 (0.58%) Nagios
14 4 (0.46%) HP SiteScope
15 3 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
15 3 (0.35%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 119 (13.73%) Oracle
2 56 (6.46%) MuleSoft
3 53 (6.11%) Atlassian
4 38 (4.38%) VMware
5 32 (3.69%) Google
6 21 (2.42%) Coverity
7 20 (2.31%) Rally
8 19 (2.19%) TIBCO
8 19 (2.19%) WSO2
9 15 (1.73%) Microsoft
10 11 (1.27%) ATG
10 11 (1.27%) hybris
11 10 (1.15%) Red Hat
12 9 (1.04%) SAP
13 6 (0.69%) HP
14 5 (0.58%) AppDynamics
14 5 (0.58%) Dynatrace
14 5 (0.58%) Jaspersoft
14 5 (0.58%) Siebel
15 4 (0.46%) IBM
Chesham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 2500 benifits - Flexible
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + flexible hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
Talent Cluster
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Qualserv Consulting
Salary: bonus + excl. benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Wipro
Posted: 8 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + travel,pension,bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago