Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 162 196 -
Rank change year-on-year +34 - +187
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.34% 0.11% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Birmingham median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £65,000 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.93% +7.50% -13.04%

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 1,121 1,620 1,793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 38.14% 42.77% 47.53%
Number of salaries quoted 923 1,353 1,533
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%

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

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) Go
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (40.00%) REST
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Android
5 3 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (30.00%) RESTful
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (30.00%) WebSockets
5 3 (30.00%) CQRS
5 3 (30.00%) Kafka
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (30.00%) Spring
5 3 (30.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (30.00%) Android Development

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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) InfluxDB
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Android Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Android Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) JSON
3 3 (30.00%) Kafka
3 3 (30.00%) RESTful
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) WebSockets
3 3 (30.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) Redux
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) React
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Android Development
2 3 (30.00%) CQRS
2 3 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) Go
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) Kotlin
5 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 3 (30.00%) TypeScript
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) C#
7 1 (10.00%) Ruby
7 1 (10.00%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft