The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 221 216 211
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 15 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 0.30% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 11
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £45,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -2.32%
Groovy
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2619 2667 2631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.70% 48.69% 49.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2214 2403 2284
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Groovy as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Groovy
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the West Midlands region.

Groovy Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Groovy
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Groovy Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Groovy
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Birmingham -6 10 £71,250 +9.61%
Warwickshire +3 5 £30,000 -36.84%
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 48 (100.00%) Java
1 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (97.92%) Spring
2 47 (97.92%) Scrum
3 41 (85.42%) TDD
4 40 (83.33%) Java EE
4 40 (83.33%) Jenkins
5 37 (77.08%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (75.00%) Software Engineering
7 33 (68.75%) Puppet
8 29 (60.42%) Docker
9 28 (58.33%) Grails
9 28 (58.33%) Hibernate
9 28 (58.33%) JMS
9 28 (58.33%) JBoss
10 27 (56.25%) SQL
10 27 (56.25%) MySQL
10 27 (56.25%) JUnit
10 27 (56.25%) SOA
10 27 (56.25%) PostgreSQL
10 27 (56.25%) Mathematics
10 27 (56.25%) JPA
10 27 (56.25%) GlassFish
10 27 (56.25%) Unit Testing
10 27 (56.25%) Degree
10 27 (56.25%) Billing
10 27 (56.25%) Mentoring
10 27 (56.25%) Coaching
10 27 (56.25%) WildFly
10 27 (56.25%) RESTEasy

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 28 (58.33%) JBoss
2 27 (56.25%) GlassFish
2 27 (56.25%) WildFly
3 9 (18.75%) Node.js
4 4 (8.33%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.17%) Apache
5 2 (4.17%) Confluence
5 2 (4.17%) nginx
5 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.08%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (2.08%) Mule
6 1 (2.08%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (56.25%) MySQL
1 27 (56.25%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (35.42%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.42%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.33%) Neo4j
5 2 (4.17%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 40 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 27 (56.25%) Cucumber
2 27 (56.25%) Hudson
2 27 (56.25%) JBehave
2 27 (56.25%) JUnit
2 27 (56.25%) RSpec
3 6 (12.50%) Maven
3 6 (12.50%) Vagrant
4 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.17%) Babel
5 2 (4.17%) Gradle
5 2 (4.17%) Grunt
5 2 (4.17%) JIRA
5 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (56.25%) Billing
2 13 (27.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (79.17%) Developer
2 37 (77.08%) Java Developer
3 27 (56.25%) Agile Developer
3 27 (56.25%) Agile Java Developer
3 27 (56.25%) Lead Developer
3 27 (56.25%) Lead Java Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Java Technologist
4 9 (18.75%) Senior Technologist
4 9 (18.75%) Technologist
5 5 (10.42%) Integration Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Developer
6 4 (8.33%) AWS Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Cloud Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Applications Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Java Applications Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Junior
8 2 (4.17%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (97.92%) Spring
2 40 (83.33%) Java EE
3 28 (58.33%) Grails
3 28 (58.33%) Hibernate
3 28 (58.33%) JMS
4 27 (56.25%) JAX-RS
4 27 (56.25%) JPA
4 27 (56.25%) RESTEasy
4 27 (56.25%) RESTful
5 17 (35.42%) Spring MVC
5 17 (35.42%) XML
6 14 (29.17%) Apache Camel
6 14 (29.17%) REST
6 14 (29.17%) Spring Integration
7 13 (27.08%) JRuby
8 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
8 11 (22.92%) React
9 9 (18.75%) HTML
9 9 (18.75%) HTML5
10 5 (10.42%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (56.25%) Mathematics
1 27 (56.25%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (97.92%) Scrum
3 41 (85.42%) TDD
4 37 (77.08%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (75.00%) Software Engineering
6 27 (56.25%) Coaching
6 27 (56.25%) Dependency Injection
6 27 (56.25%) Mentoring
6 27 (56.25%) SOA
6 27 (56.25%) Unit Testing
7 18 (37.50%) Open Source
8 17 (35.42%) MVC
9 14 (29.17%) DevOps
10 13 (27.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (25.00%) Kanban
12 8 (16.67%) DSDM
12 8 (16.67%) Open Source Development
12 8 (16.67%) RUP
13 4 (8.33%) OO
13 4 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (56.25%) SQL
3 20 (41.67%) Scala
4 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.50%) Ruby
6 4 (8.33%) Clojure
7 2 (4.17%) ES6
7 2 (4.17%) Python
8 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (56.25%) Degree
System Software
1 29 (60.42%) Docker
2 2 (4.17%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.08%) zsh
Systems Management
1 33 (68.75%) Puppet
2 4 (8.33%) Grafana
2 4 (8.33%) Graphite
2 4 (8.33%) Packer
2 4 (8.33%) Terraform
2 4 (8.33%) Uchiwa
3 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 5 (10.42%) WSO2
3 4 (8.33%) Google
3 4 (8.33%) MuleSoft