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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 518 573 717
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +144
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 396 420 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.40% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.82% 0.76% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 357 366 235
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%

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
48068 55558 56926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.62% 52.32% 50.18%
Number of salaries quoted 41260 47685 48741
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +48 373 £60,000 +9.09% 38
London +59 232 £62,500 +8.69% 17
South East +89 48 £50,000 -9.09% 5
North West -2 33 £45,000 -40.00% 4
Manchester - 23 £47,500 - 1
City of London +7 18 £60,000 - 5
Yorkshire -2 16 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Berkshire +48 14 £50,000 -16.66%
Wales -2 14 £46,250 +3.93% 1
South Wales +10 12 £47,500 +6.74%
Buckinghamshire - 12 £60,000 - 2
Surrey +36 11 £40,000 - 1
East of England +14 11 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf - 11 £115,000 -
East Midlands +11 10 £42,500 - 3
Lancashire - 9 £45,000 - 3
Derbyshire +23 8 £45,000 - 1
Maidenhead +9 8 £50,000 -16.66%
West Yorkshire +4 8 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Derby - 8 £45,000 - 1
Leeds +15 7 £40,000 -28.88% 1
Torfaen +12 7 £45,000 +42.85%
Cwmbran +10 7 £45,000 +42.85%
West Midlands -32 7 £57,500 -28.12% 4
Amersham - 7 £60,000 -
Reading +42 6 £50,000 -13.04%
South West +2 6 £36,250 -54.68% 1
Suffolk -14 6 £72,500 +81.25%
Redhill - 6 £40,000 -
Hampshire +13 5 £44,500 +4.70%

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 742 (86.89%) Java
2 546 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
3 377 (44.15%) Spring
4 337 (39.46%) TDD
5 306 (35.83%) Scala
6 295 (34.54%) Python
7 291 (34.07%) Jenkins
8 279 (32.67%) Continuous Integration
9 260 (30.44%) Scrum
10 259 (30.33%) JavaScript
11 257 (30.09%) Linux
12 248 (29.04%) DevOps
13 243 (28.45%) Git (software)
14 241 (28.22%) HTML
15 234 (27.40%) Web Services
16 229 (26.81%) REST
17 221 (25.88%) Maven
18 206 (24.12%) Open Source
19 189 (22.13%) RESTful
19 189 (22.13%) SQL
20 187 (21.90%) Amazon AWS
21 184 (21.55%) Docker
22 182 (21.31%) Node.js
23 180 (21.08%) Ruby
24 178 (20.84%) Software Engineering
25 176 (20.61%) Microservices
26 175 (20.49%) NoSQL
27 174 (20.37%) MVC
28 165 (19.32%) BDD
29 160 (18.74%) Grails

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 89 (10.42%) Elasticsearch
2 49 (5.74%) Apache
3 45 (5.27%) JBoss
4 38 (4.45%) Apache Solr
4 38 (4.45%) Tomcat
5 33 (3.86%) Confluence
6 32 (3.75%) nginx
7 28 (3.28%) WebSphere
8 27 (3.16%) IIS
9 25 (2.93%) WebLogic
10 21 (2.46%) WildFly
11 15 (1.76%) Apache Spark
12 11 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (1.05%) Jetty
13 9 (1.05%) Mule
14 8 (0.94%) Apache Pig
15 7 (0.82%) Umbraco
16 6 (0.70%) OpenStack
17 4 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
17 4 (0.47%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 16 (1.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.35%) MS Office
2 3 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.05%) Sentinel
2 8 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.47%) Magento
3 4 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 187 (21.90%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (3.40%) GitHub
4 27 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
4 27 (3.16%) SaaS
5 16 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (1.87%) CloudBees
5 16 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
6 15 (1.76%) IaaS
7 14 (1.64%) Amazon S3
8 9 (1.05%) PaaS
9 7 (0.82%) Heroku
10 6 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 6 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.70%) Route 53
10 6 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 5 (0.59%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.47%) MailChimp
13 3 (0.35%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 59 (6.91%) HTTP
2 22 (2.58%) Internet
3 17 (1.99%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.87%) DNS
5 15 (1.76%) IPv6
6 11 (1.29%) Network Security
7 8 (0.94%) LDAP
8 6 (0.70%) HTTPS
8 6 (0.70%) SNMP
9 4 (0.47%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.35%) WebEx
11 2 (0.23%) Broadband
11 2 (0.23%) PPP
11 2 (0.23%) SSL
12 1 (0.12%) DSL
12 1 (0.12%) DVB
12 1 (0.12%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (20.49%) NoSQL
2 128 (14.99%) MongoDB
3 118 (13.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 93 (10.89%) Big Data
5 82 (9.60%) MySQL
6 78 (9.13%) Neo4j
7 74 (8.67%) PostgreSQL
8 51 (5.97%) Relational Database
9 47 (5.50%) SQL Server
10 42 (4.92%) Hadoop
11 31 (3.63%) Hazelcast
12 22 (2.58%) Redis
13 21 (2.46%) HBase
14 20 (2.34%) RDBMS
15 17 (1.99%) KDB
16 13 (1.52%) Oracle Database
17 12 (1.41%) Data Mining
18 9 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
19 8 (0.94%) InterSystems Cache
19 8 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 291 (34.07%) Jenkins
2 243 (28.45%) Git (software)
3 221 (25.88%) Maven
4 146 (17.10%) JUnit
5 143 (16.74%) Selenium
6 124 (14.52%) JIRA
7 110 (12.88%) Cucumber
8 109 (12.76%) Gradle
9 101 (11.83%) Subversion
10 99 (11.59%) Ant
11 63 (7.38%) SoapUI
12 61 (7.14%) Hudson
13 50 (5.85%) Vagrant
14 49 (5.74%) WebDriver
15 43 (5.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 43 (5.04%) TeamCity
16 42 (4.92%) Mockito
17 40 (4.68%) IntelliJ
17 40 (4.68%) JMeter
18 34 (3.98%) Spock
General
1 107 (12.53%) Finance
2 34 (3.98%) Banking
2 34 (3.98%) Retail
3 33 (3.86%) Telecoms
4 29 (3.40%) Games
5 23 (2.69%) Marketing
6 22 (2.58%) Advertising
7 17 (1.99%) Law
8 15 (1.76%) Front Office
9 13 (1.52%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.41%) Investment Banking
11 11 (1.29%) Multimedia
12 9 (1.05%) Automotive
13 8 (0.94%) Electronics
13 8 (0.94%) Publishing
14 7 (0.82%) Back Office
15 5 (0.59%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.23%) Military
17 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 498 (58.31%) Developer
2 419 (49.06%) Java Developer
3 184 (21.55%) Senior Developer
4 177 (20.73%) Senior Java Developer
5 108 (12.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 60 (7.03%) Lead Developer
7 59 (6.91%) Software Developer
8 52 (6.09%) Architect
9 50 (5.85%) Java Scala Developer
9 50 (5.85%) Scala Developer
10 48 (5.62%) Java Engineer
11 47 (5.50%) Java Software Developer
12 43 (5.04%) Java Architect
13 42 (4.92%) Tester
14 39 (4.57%) Software Engineer
15 35 (4.10%) Lead Java Developer
16 33 (3.86%) Consultant
16 33 (3.86%) QA Tester
17 30 (3.51%) Agile Developer
18 28 (3.28%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (44.15%) Spring
2 241 (28.22%) HTML
3 234 (27.40%) Web Services
4 229 (26.81%) REST
5 189 (22.13%) RESTful
6 182 (21.31%) Node.js
7 160 (18.74%) AngularJS
7 160 (18.74%) Grails
8 152 (17.80%) CSS
9 140 (16.39%) HTML5
10 136 (15.93%) JSON
11 129 (15.11%) Hibernate
12 126 (14.75%) XML
13 122 (14.29%) SOAP
14 110 (12.88%) Java EE
15 92 (10.77%) Spring MVC
16 83 (9.72%) React
17 82 (9.60%) Spring Integration
18 71 (8.31%) jQuery
19 61 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 46 (5.39%) Enterprise Software
2 44 (5.15%) Computer Science
3 32 (3.75%) Mobile App
4 28 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 23 (2.69%) Digital Media
6 20 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (2.34%) Fintech
7 19 (2.22%) Client/Server
8 16 (1.87%) iPad
9 13 (1.52%) Telematics
10 12 (1.41%) Blog
10 12 (1.41%) Smartphone
11 11 (1.29%) User Experience
11 11 (1.29%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.05%) Data Integration
12 9 (1.05%) Data Structures
13 7 (0.82%) Cryptography
13 7 (0.82%) DataPower
13 7 (0.82%) Fixed Income
13 7 (0.82%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 257 (30.09%) Linux
2 111 (13.00%) Unix
3 77 (9.02%) Android
4 64 (7.49%) Windows
5 28 (3.28%) Apple iOS
6 25 (2.93%) Ubuntu
7 16 (1.87%) CoreOS
8 15 (1.76%) CentOS
9 13 (1.52%) Mac OS
10 12 (1.41%) FreeBSD
11 4 (0.47%) AIX
11 4 (0.47%) HPUX
11 4 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.47%) Solaris
11 4 (0.47%) VMS
11 4 (0.47%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.47%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.12%) Debian
12 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 546 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 337 (39.46%) TDD
3 279 (32.67%) Continuous Integration
4 260 (30.44%) Scrum
5 248 (29.04%) DevOps
6 206 (24.12%) Open Source
7 178 (20.84%) Software Engineering
8 176 (20.61%) Microservices
9 174 (20.37%) MVC
10 165 (19.32%) BDD
11 147 (17.21%) OO
12 94 (11.01%) Kanban
13 90 (10.54%) Configuration Management
14 85 (9.95%) RUP
15 81 (9.48%) Pair Programming
16 79 (9.25%) Unit Testing
17 77 (9.02%) DSDM
18 76 (8.90%) Continuous Delivery
19 63 (7.38%) E-Commerce
20 62 (7.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 742 (86.89%) Java
2 306 (35.83%) Scala
3 295 (34.54%) Python
4 259 (30.33%) JavaScript
5 189 (22.13%) SQL
6 180 (21.08%) Ruby
7 144 (16.86%) Bash Shell
8 89 (10.42%) Clojure
9 80 (9.37%) Perl
10 76 (8.90%) C#
11 75 (8.78%) C++
12 64 (7.49%) PHP
13 42 (4.92%) C
14 29 (3.40%) Go
15 24 (2.81%) PowerShell
16 20 (2.34%) Shell Script
17 18 (2.11%) Objective-C
18 14 (1.64%) Jython
19 12 (1.41%) Lua
20 11 (1.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 78 (9.13%) Security Cleared
2 77 (9.02%) SC Cleared
3 68 (7.96%) Degree
3 68 (7.96%) DV Cleared
4 15 (1.76%) ISEB
5 13 (1.52%) ISTQB
6 9 (1.05%) OCP
6 9 (1.05%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (0.47%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (12.88%) QA
2 23 (2.69%) SDET
3 11 (1.29%) JTAG
4 8 (0.94%) MISRA
5 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 184 (21.55%) Docker
2 27 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (2.46%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.34%) HDFS
5 4 (0.47%) Postfix
5 4 (0.47%) XenServer
6 3 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.23%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.23%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.12%) vSphere
8 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 153 (17.92%) Puppet
2 111 (13.00%) Opscode Chef
3 99 (11.59%) Ansible
4 47 (5.50%) Kubernetes
5 43 (5.04%) Terraform
6 35 (4.10%) rkt
7 23 (2.69%) Graphite
8 18 (2.11%) Nagios
9 10 (1.17%) Grafana
9 10 (1.17%) Kibana
9 10 (1.17%) ZABBIX
10 9 (1.05%) logstash
11 8 (0.94%) CA Spectrum
11 8 (0.94%) Mesos
11 8 (0.94%) Netcool
11 8 (0.94%) Rancher
11 8 (0.94%) Salt
11 8 (0.94%) Tivoli
12 7 (0.82%) Packer
13 6 (0.70%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 84 (9.84%) Oracle
2 51 (5.97%) MuleSoft
3 35 (4.10%) Google
4 33 (3.86%) VMware
5 30 (3.51%) Microsoft
6 29 (3.40%) Atlassian
7 22 (2.58%) AppDynamics
7 22 (2.58%) Red Hat
8 18 (2.11%) Coverity
8 18 (2.11%) ION Trading
8 18 (2.11%) Solace
8 18 (2.11%) Sybase
8 18 (2.11%) TIBCO
9 14 (1.64%) HP
10 13 (1.52%) hybris
10 13 (1.52%) IBM
11 12 (1.41%) ServiceNow
12 11 (1.29%) Dynatrace
12 11 (1.29%) Splunk
13 10 (1.17%) CA Agile Central
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Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Fantastic Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
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England
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Salary: £40000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 2-3 days remote work
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: benefits & continuous learning
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
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Bath, Avon
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
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Salary: £30,000 - £38,000 per year
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Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
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