Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 299 345 344
Rank change year-on-year +46 -1 +43
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 30 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.28% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 0.18% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 13
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +0.35%
10th Percentile £41,000 £31,150 £37,500
90th Percentile £66,750 £56,250 £68,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -4.17%

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 5,638 6,827 6,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.48% 58.36% 52.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4,627 5,748 5,923
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 2018. 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
Hertfordshire +29 22 £45,000 +28.57%
Suffolk +10 4 £62,500 +38.89% 1
Essex - 3 £62,500 -
Cambridgeshire +15 1 - - 1
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 29 (96.67%) Java
2 23 (76.67%) Web Services
3 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
4 21 (70.00%) SQL
5 20 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 20 (66.67%) Jenkins
5 20 (66.67%) Relational Database
6 19 (63.33%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (63.33%) Rational Team Concert
6 19 (63.33%) jQuery
6 19 (63.33%) Spring
6 19 (63.33%) WebSphere
6 19 (63.33%) JIRA
6 19 (63.33%) J2EE
6 19 (63.33%) Oracle
6 19 (63.33%) Linux
6 19 (63.33%) Tomcat
6 19 (63.33%) Eclipse
6 19 (63.33%) IBM
6 19 (63.33%) Hibernate
6 19 (63.33%) MVC
7 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (30.00%) TDD
9 5 (16.67%) Scrum
10 4 (13.33%) Python
10 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (13.33%) RESTful
10 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
10 4 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform

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 19 (63.33%) Tomcat
1 19 (63.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 20 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 19 (63.33%) Eclipse
2 19 (63.33%) JIRA
2 19 (63.33%) Rational Team Concert
3 2 (6.67%) Gradle
3 2 (6.67%) Maven
3 2 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) Capybara
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) JUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.33%) PhantomJS
4 1 (3.33%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (3.33%) Banking
1 1 (3.33%) Law
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
1 25 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 19 (63.33%) Senior Developer
2 19 (63.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Lead Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Java Programmer
4 2 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (3.33%) QA Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) Web Services
2 19 (63.33%) Hibernate
2 19 (63.33%) J2EE
2 19 (63.33%) jQuery
2 19 (63.33%) Spring
3 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (13.33%) Grails
3 4 (13.33%) RESTful
4 3 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) Kafka
5 1 (3.33%) REST
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.33%) RxJava
5 1 (3.33%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) MVC
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) TDD
4 5 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) BDD
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.33%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.33%) High Availability
6 1 (3.33%) Microservices
6 1 (3.33%) OO
6 1 (3.33%) OOP
6 1 (3.33%) QA Automation
6 1 (3.33%) SDLC
6 1 (3.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) Java
2 21 (70.00%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) Java 8
4 2 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) IBM
1 19 (63.33%) Oracle