The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 271 262
Rank change year-on-year +41 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 15 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.24% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 9
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.52% +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 the East of England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3331 3594 3964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 53.95% 48.27% 52.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2748 3001 3298
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.70% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Groovy
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Groovy in the East of England

Groovy
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Cambridgeshire +18 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Hertfordshire - 6 £42,500 -
Suffolk +24 2 £36,250 - 1
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 East of England region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 8 (36.36%) CSS
3 8 (36.36%) Grails
4 7 (31.82%) Degree
4 7 (31.82%) Scrum
4 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Web Development
4 7 (31.82%) HTML5
4 7 (31.82%) Node.js
4 7 (31.82%) CSS3
4 7 (31.82%) User Experience
4 7 (31.82%) SDLC
5 6 (27.27%) DevOps
5 6 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (27.27%) Scala
5 6 (27.27%) OOP
5 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
6 5 (22.73%) Java EE
7 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
7 4 (18.18%) TDD
7 4 (18.18%) Ajax
7 4 (18.18%) jQuery
7 4 (18.18%) SOA
7 4 (18.18%) Apache Camel
8 2 (9.09%) Neo4j

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Pig
2 2 (9.09%) Jetty
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (9.09%) Apache Hive
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
1 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 2 (9.09%) JasperReports
1 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) Neo4j
1 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Ant
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Java Developer
3 7 (31.82%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Java Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Architect
5 4 (18.18%) Java Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 2 (9.09%) J2EE Architect
6 2 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) CSS
1 8 (36.36%) Grails
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 7 (31.82%) CSS3
2 7 (31.82%) HTML5
2 7 (31.82%) Node.js
3 5 (22.73%) Java EE
4 4 (18.18%) Ajax
4 4 (18.18%) Apache Camel
4 4 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) FreeMarker
5 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 2 (9.09%) J2EE
5 2 (9.09%) OSGi
5 2 (9.09%) REST
5 2 (9.09%) SOAP
5 2 (9.09%) Spring
5 2 (9.09%) Web Services
5 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
2 7 (31.82%) Scrum
2 7 (31.82%) SDLC
2 7 (31.82%) Web Development
3 6 (27.27%) DevOps
3 6 (27.27%) OOP
4 4 (18.18%) SOA
4 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Microservices
5 2 (9.09%) Open Source
5 2 (9.09%) UML
6 1 (4.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) Scala
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) CA
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