Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Groovy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Groovy over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 175 207
Rank change year-on-year -4 +32 -48
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 10 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.29% 0.42% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 0.90% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 9
Birmingham median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% -
10th Percentile £52,000 £45,125 £58,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £85,000
West Midlands median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +13.64% -12.00% -3.85%

Groovy is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,418 1,785 1,869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 40.47% 47.23% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,175 1,527 1,581
Birmingham median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +2.63%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Groovy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Birmingham

Groovy
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Groovy in Birmingham

Groovy
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in Birmingham over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Groovy in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Groovy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Microservices
3 7 (70.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (70.00%) REST
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
4 6 (60.00%) IntelliJ
4 6 (60.00%) Spring
4 6 (60.00%) Grails
4 6 (60.00%) Open Source
4 6 (60.00%) Open Source Development
4 6 (60.00%) Kubernetes
4 6 (60.00%) Docker
4 6 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (50.00%) Scala
5 5 (50.00%) Ruby
6 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
6 4 (40.00%) Python
6 4 (40.00%) .NET
6 4 (40.00%) Mockito
6 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (40.00%) Puppet
6 4 (40.00%) Apache Camel
6 4 (40.00%) Play Framework
6 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (40.00%) SonarQube
6 4 (40.00%) Dropwizard
6 4 (40.00%) WireMock

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (20.00%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) HBase
2 2 (20.00%) Neo4j
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) IntelliJ
2 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Mockito
2 4 (40.00%) SonarQube
3 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) REST
2 6 (60.00%) Grails
2 6 (60.00%) Spring
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) Apache Camel
3 4 (40.00%) Dropwizard
3 4 (40.00%) Play Framework
3 4 (40.00%) WireMock
4 3 (30.00%) Ajax
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (20.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Microservices
3 7 (70.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
4 6 (60.00%) Open Source
4 6 (60.00%) Open Source Development
5 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (10.00%) CQRS
7 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby
2 5 (50.00%) Scala
3 4 (40.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Go
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Docker
2 2 (20.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft