Period
to 17 June 2019

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 6 months to 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 270 327 342
Rank change year-on-year +57 +15 +22
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 8 37 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.11% 0.30% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.54% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 21
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +33.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £33,525 £41,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,125 £72,250 £45,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +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 the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,890 6,876 6,793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 51.12% 56.18% 55.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3,042 5,539 5,655
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Groovy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 17 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 6 £42,250 - 1
Hertfordshire +25 2 £61,250 +39.20% 1
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 East of England region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (75.00%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Docker
3 5 (62.50%) Kubernetes
3 5 (62.50%) JSON
4 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (50.00%) Kafka
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) JUnit
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) JMeter
5 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Gradle
5 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (37.50%) User Stories
5 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (37.50%) JIRA
5 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
5 3 (37.50%) Physics

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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) GitHub
3 1 (12.50%) Runscope
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (12.50%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (37.50%) Gradle
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) JMeter
2 3 (37.50%) JUnit
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) TestNG
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Spock
3 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Lead DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Python Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 4 (50.00%) Kafka
3 3 (37.50%) jOOQ
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) YAML
5 1 (12.50%) RxJava
5 1 (12.50%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Renewable Energy
2 2 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (37.50%) API Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
4 3 (37.50%) Microservices
4 3 (37.50%) Physics
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) User Stories
5 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Thought Leadership
6 1 (12.50%) CAP Theorem
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (12.50%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (12.50%) Lua
6 1 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Kubernetes
2 3 (37.50%) Ansible
3 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Splunk