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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 250 282
Rank change year-on-year +2 +32  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.11% 0.074% 0.036%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.14% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Median salary £37,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.78% +27.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.62% +9.44%  

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 3541 3507 4210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 58.07% 51.58% 51.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2963 3090 3636
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 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
Suffolk +5 3 £40,000 -44.82%
Hertfordshire - 3 £35,000 - 2
Norfolk - 1 £48,500 -
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 14 (66.67%) Java
1 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 10 (47.62%) DevOps
3 8 (38.10%) Linux
4 7 (33.33%) HTML
4 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (33.33%) CSS
4 7 (33.33%) Web Development
4 7 (33.33%) Scrum
4 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) User Experience
4 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 7 (33.33%) Grails
4 7 (33.33%) HTML5
4 7 (33.33%) Node.js
4 7 (33.33%) CSS3
4 7 (33.33%) SDLC
4 7 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 6 (28.57%) OOP
6 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
6 4 (19.05%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) MySQL
6 4 (19.05%) Ant
6 4 (19.05%) SQL
6 4 (19.05%) Spring
6 4 (19.05%) JasperReports

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 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (19.05%) Jetty
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) JasperReports
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Ant
2 3 (14.29%) Gradle
2 3 (14.29%) Maven
3 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) CSS
1 7 (33.33%) CSS3
1 7 (33.33%) Grails
1 7 (33.33%) HTML
1 7 (33.33%) HTML5
1 7 (33.33%) Node.js
2 4 (19.05%) FreeMarker
2 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
2 4 (19.05%) Spring
2 4 (19.05%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (47.62%) DevOps
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Scrum
3 7 (33.33%) SDLC
3 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (33.33%) Web Development
4 6 (28.57%) OOP
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
5 4 (19.05%) Open Source
6 3 (14.29%) Build Automation
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) Jython
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 7 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Packer
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