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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Groovy
UK
Rank 499 604 669
Rank change year-on-year
+105 +65
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 382 340 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 0.65% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 342 264 241
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%

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
44754 52155 52993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.93% 52.24% 50.49%
Number of salaries quoted 38413 44983 45468
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,086 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +134 371 £60,000 +14.28% 33
London +91 226 £70,000 +27.27% 13
South East +67 47 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Yorkshire +34 29 £40,000 -11.11% 5
North West +13 27 £45,000 +12.50% 2
West Yorkshire +40 21 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Leeds +48 20 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Surrey +54 15 £65,000 +62.50% 1
West Midlands -3 14 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Manchester - 14 £50,000 -
Berkshire +51 11 £50,000 -14.89% 2
Warwick +26 11 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Warwickshire +16 11 £50,000 -13.04% 1
City of London +4 11 £60,000 -
Lancashire - 11 £45,000 - 2
Canary Wharf - 11 £115,000 -
Wales +19 10 £47,500 -17.39%
East Midlands - 10 £45,000 - 1
Epsom - 9 £70,000 -
Hampshire +14 8 £45,000 +5.88%
Buckinghamshire - 8 £60,000 - 2
South West +22 7 £40,750 -14.21% 4
Derby - 7 £45,000 -
Derbyshire - 7 £45,000 -
Reading +37 6 £50,000 -13.04%
Swansea - 6 £38,750 -
West Wales - 6 £38,750 -
East of England +2 5 £72,500 +81.25% 2
Suffolk -7 5 £72,500 +81.25%
West Sussex -8 5 £55,000 +37.50%

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 683 (85.80%) Java
2 466 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
3 333 (41.83%) Spring
4 290 (36.43%) Python
5 289 (36.31%) JavaScript
6 272 (34.17%) TDD
7 261 (32.79%) Scala
8 259 (32.54%) Linux
9 230 (28.89%) HTML
10 227 (28.52%) Jenkins
11 219 (27.51%) Continuous Integration
12 218 (27.39%) DevOps
13 211 (26.51%) Scrum
14 206 (25.88%) Git (software)
15 204 (25.63%) Web Services
16 200 (25.13%) SQL
17 198 (24.87%) Software Engineering
18 187 (23.49%) REST
19 186 (23.37%) RESTful
20 182 (22.86%) Ruby
21 175 (21.98%) Maven
22 171 (21.48%) Amazon AWS
23 164 (20.60%) Docker
24 158 (19.85%) CSS
25 156 (19.60%) Microservices
26 154 (19.35%) Grails
27 153 (19.22%) MVC
28 150 (18.84%) Node.js
29 148 (18.59%) Open Source
30 147 (18.47%) NoSQL

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 75 (9.42%) Elasticsearch
2 53 (6.66%) Tomcat
3 46 (5.78%) JBoss
4 38 (4.77%) WebSphere
5 35 (4.40%) Apache
5 35 (4.40%) nginx
6 34 (4.27%) Apache Solr
7 32 (4.02%) WebLogic
8 21 (2.64%) WildFly
9 19 (2.39%) Confluence
10 17 (2.14%) Jetty
11 16 (2.01%) Apache Spark
11 16 (2.01%) IIS
12 9 (1.13%) Mule
13 7 (0.88%) Apache Pig
13 7 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
14 6 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 5 (0.63%) Umbraco
16 4 (0.50%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 20 (2.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.63%) MS Office
3 3 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.13%) Sentinel
2 8 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.50%) Magento
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 171 (21.48%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (3.02%) GitHub
4 21 (2.64%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (2.01%) CloudBees
5 16 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (1.63%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (1.63%) SaaS
7 9 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.75%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.75%) IaaS
9 2 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.25%) Heroku
9 2 (0.25%) MailChimp
9 2 (0.25%) Oracle CX
9 2 (0.25%) PaaS
9 2 (0.25%) Route 53
9 2 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (7.04%) HTTP
2 22 (2.76%) Internet
3 19 (2.39%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.76%) DNS
4 14 (1.76%) IPv6
5 13 (1.63%) Network Security
6 10 (1.26%) HTTPS
6 10 (1.26%) SNMP
7 6 (0.75%) LDAP
8 3 (0.38%) WebEx
9 2 (0.25%) PPP
9 2 (0.25%) SSL
10 1 (0.13%) DVB
10 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.13%) IMAP
10 1 (0.13%) LAN
10 1 (0.13%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.13%) PuTTY
10 1 (0.13%) SAN
10 1 (0.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (18.47%) NoSQL
2 112 (14.07%) Apache Cassandra
3 100 (12.56%) MongoDB
4 82 (10.30%) MySQL
5 72 (9.05%) PostgreSQL
6 62 (7.79%) Big Data
7 61 (7.66%) Relational Database
8 57 (7.16%) Neo4j
9 54 (6.78%) SQL Server
10 37 (4.65%) Hadoop
11 28 (3.52%) Hazelcast
12 24 (3.02%) Redis
13 21 (2.64%) HBase
13 21 (2.64%) KDB
14 18 (2.26%) Oracle Database
15 17 (2.14%) InterSystems Cache
15 17 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
16 16 (2.01%) RDBMS
17 12 (1.51%) Data Mining
18 11 (1.38%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 227 (28.52%) Jenkins
2 206 (25.88%) Git (software)
3 175 (21.98%) Maven
4 132 (16.58%) Selenium
5 129 (16.21%) JUnit
6 88 (11.06%) Subversion
7 87 (10.93%) JIRA
8 78 (9.80%) Ant
9 76 (9.55%) Cucumber
10 72 (9.05%) Gradle
11 51 (6.41%) SoapUI
12 49 (6.16%) Vagrant
13 47 (5.90%) Eclipse
14 46 (5.78%) Hudson
15 44 (5.53%) WebDriver
16 37 (4.65%) IntelliJ
17 35 (4.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 34 (4.27%) TeamCity
19 27 (3.39%) JMeter
19 27 (3.39%) Spock
General
1 107 (13.44%) Finance
2 36 (4.52%) Banking
3 29 (3.64%) Retail
4 24 (3.02%) Advertising
5 22 (2.76%) Games
6 18 (2.26%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.14%) Marketing
8 11 (1.38%) Front Office
9 10 (1.26%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.26%) Law
10 9 (1.13%) Military
10 9 (1.13%) Multimedia
11 8 (1.01%) Back Office
12 7 (0.88%) Electronics
13 6 (0.75%) Automotive
13 6 (0.75%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.63%) Publishing
15 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.25%) Billing
17 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 449 (56.41%) Developer
2 370 (46.48%) Java Developer
3 159 (19.97%) Senior Developer
4 151 (18.97%) Senior Java Developer
5 98 (12.31%) DevOps Engineer
6 59 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 54 (6.78%) Lead Developer
8 52 (6.53%) Software Engineer
9 49 (6.16%) Java Scala Developer
9 49 (6.16%) Scala Developer
10 47 (5.90%) Java Software Developer
11 46 (5.78%) Architect
12 43 (5.40%) Java Engineer
13 40 (5.03%) Tester
14 37 (4.65%) Java Architect
15 34 (4.27%) QA Tester
16 30 (3.77%) Consultant
17 28 (3.52%) Lead Java Developer
18 27 (3.39%) Java Software Engineer
19 26 (3.27%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (41.83%) Spring
2 230 (28.89%) HTML
3 204 (25.63%) Web Services
4 187 (23.49%) REST
5 186 (23.37%) RESTful
6 158 (19.85%) CSS
7 154 (19.35%) Grails
8 150 (18.84%) Node.js
9 142 (17.84%) AngularJS
10 136 (17.09%) XML
11 131 (16.46%) Hibernate
12 124 (15.58%) SOAP
13 112 (14.07%) JSON
14 108 (13.57%) HTML5
15 102 (12.81%) Java EE
16 75 (9.42%) Spring MVC
17 69 (8.67%) JMS
18 66 (8.29%) RabbitMQ
19 61 (7.66%) React
20 60 (7.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 55 (6.91%) Enterprise Software
2 41 (5.15%) Computer Science
3 40 (5.03%) Fintech
4 30 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (3.64%) Mobile App
6 23 (2.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (2.14%) iPad
8 15 (1.88%) Client/Server
9 13 (1.63%) Telematics
10 9 (1.13%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.13%) Digital Media
10 9 (1.13%) User Experience
10 9 (1.13%) Virtual Team
11 8 (1.01%) Blog
11 8 (1.01%) Cryptography
12 7 (0.88%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.88%) Fixed Income
13 6 (0.75%) DataPower
13 6 (0.75%) Smartphone
13 6 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 259 (32.54%) Linux
2 91 (11.43%) Unix
3 74 (9.30%) Windows
4 70 (8.79%) Android
5 36 (4.52%) Ubuntu
6 28 (3.52%) CentOS
7 22 (2.76%) Apple iOS
8 16 (2.01%) CoreOS
9 13 (1.63%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.63%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.50%) AIX
12 4 (0.50%) HPUX
12 4 (0.50%) Solaris
13 3 (0.38%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.38%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.25%) VMS
14 2 (0.25%) Windows Server
15 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.13%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 466 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (34.17%) TDD
3 219 (27.51%) Continuous Integration
4 218 (27.39%) DevOps
5 211 (26.51%) Scrum
6 198 (24.87%) Software Engineering
7 156 (19.60%) Microservices
8 153 (19.22%) MVC
9 148 (18.59%) Open Source
10 146 (18.34%) OO
11 131 (16.46%) BDD
12 95 (11.93%) Configuration Management
13 72 (9.05%) RUP
14 68 (8.54%) Kanban
15 64 (8.04%) E-Commerce
15 64 (8.04%) SDLC
16 62 (7.79%) Continuous Delivery
17 61 (7.66%) Unit Testing
18 60 (7.54%) Web Development
19 59 (7.41%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 683 (85.80%) Java
2 290 (36.43%) Python
3 289 (36.31%) JavaScript
4 261 (32.79%) Scala
5 200 (25.13%) SQL
6 182 (22.86%) Ruby
7 132 (16.58%) Bash Shell
8 76 (9.55%) C#
9 68 (8.54%) Clojure
10 66 (8.29%) C++
11 56 (7.04%) Perl
12 47 (5.90%) PHP
13 45 (5.65%) C
14 32 (4.02%) Go
15 31 (3.89%) Shell Script
16 29 (3.64%) PowerShell
17 15 (1.88%) Objective-C
18 13 (1.63%) Embedded C
18 13 (1.63%) Embedded C++
19 11 (1.38%) Lua
Qualifications
1 68 (8.54%) Security Cleared
2 64 (8.04%) Degree
3 60 (7.54%) SC Cleared
4 55 (6.91%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.26%) ISEB
6 8 (1.01%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (0.50%) OCP
8 4 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (0.50%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.13%) PhD
9 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (12.06%) QA
2 31 (3.89%) SDET
3 13 (1.63%) JTAG
4 9 (1.13%) MISRA
5 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 164 (20.60%) Docker
2 23 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.51%) HDFS
4 12 (1.51%) VirtualBox
5 7 (0.88%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.75%) XenServer
7 4 (0.50%) etcd
7 4 (0.50%) flannel
8 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.13%) NFS
9 1 (0.13%) Postfix
9 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.13%) vSphere
9 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 123 (15.45%) Puppet
2 89 (11.18%) Ansible
3 85 (10.68%) Opscode Chef
4 53 (6.66%) Terraform
5 49 (6.16%) Kubernetes
6 36 (4.52%) rkt
7 28 (3.52%) Nagios
8 19 (2.39%) Mesos
9 18 (2.26%) Graphite
10 12 (1.51%) Consul
10 12 (1.51%) Salt
11 11 (1.38%) StatsD
12 8 (1.01%) CA Spectrum
12 8 (1.01%) Netcool
12 8 (1.01%) Rancher
12 8 (1.01%) Tivoli
13 7 (0.88%) Kibana
14 6 (0.75%) logstash
14 6 (0.75%) WebSphere Cast Iron
15 5 (0.63%) Grafana
Vendors
1 80 (10.05%) Oracle
2 44 (5.53%) Google
3 39 (4.90%) MuleSoft
4 37 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 31 (3.89%) VMware
6 24 (3.02%) Red Hat
7 23 (2.89%) Sybase
8 22 (2.76%) AppDynamics
8 22 (2.76%) Solace
8 22 (2.76%) TIBCO
9 21 (2.64%) ION Trading
10 20 (2.51%) Splunk
11 19 (2.39%) New Relic
12 17 (2.14%) Altova
12 17 (2.14%) ILOG
13 16 (2.01%) hybris
13 16 (2.01%) IBM
14 14 (1.76%) HP
15 12 (1.51%) ServiceNow
16 10 (1.26%) Dynatrace
South West London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £60k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: up to £50,000 p.a DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Health, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
KPRS
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum £55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Outstanding
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Candidate Source
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Fantastic Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £50k DOE + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, 26 days Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Anonymous recruiter
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
LV
Salary: Competitive + Pension + Bonus + Flex Ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Secret Escapes
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + guaranteed bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 15 days ago