The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Groovy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Groovy
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 98 113 113
Rank change year-on-year +15 0  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.58% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  

Groovy is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 885 918 953
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 73.69% 62.41% 66.27%
Number of salaries quoted 694 763 821
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Groovy as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Cambridge

Groovy
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Groovy in Cambridge

Groovy
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) Grails
2 7 (77.78%) HTML5
2 7 (77.78%) Node.js
2 7 (77.78%) CSS3
2 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 7 (77.78%) SDLC
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) Web Development
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Java EE
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) C++

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) Grails
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) CSS3
2 7 (77.78%) HTML5
2 7 (77.78%) Node.js
3 2 (22.22%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Scrum
1 7 (77.78%) SDLC
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
1 7 (77.78%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree