Period
to 26 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 26 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Groovy
UK > England
6 months to
26 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 502 578 710
Rank change year-on-year +76 +132 -27
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 652 122 339
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.58% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.07% 0.42% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 285 109 302
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £37,682
25th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £45,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £67,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% -6.72% +3.08%
75th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £99,500 £82,500 £96,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +4.00%

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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 60,903 29,285 67,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 53.74% 58.95% 53.89%
Number of salaries quoted 41,354 25,478 56,831
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Groovy as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in England

Groovy
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Groovy in England.

Salary trend for Groovy in England

Groovy
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Groovy in England over the 6 months to 26 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Groovy in England

Groovy
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the England region over the 6 months to 26 November 2021. 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
London -13 314 £67,500 - 55
South East +12 200 £55,250 -25.08% 7
North of England -78 79 £60,000 - 16
Yorkshire -65 49 £60,000 - 5
North West -62 29 £60,000 +19.40% 11
Midlands -81 28 £67,500 +22.73% 8
West Midlands -63 25 £85,000 +54.55% 6
East of England -85 24 £62,500 -3.85% 3
South West -78 4 £56,250 -2.17% 1
East Midlands -65 3 £65,000 - 2
North East - 1 - -
Groovy
UK

For the 6 months to 26 November 2021, 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 England region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 553 (84.82%) Java
2 488 (74.85%) Agile Software Development
3 373 (57.21%) DevOps
4 365 (55.98%) Python
5 355 (54.45%) Jenkins
6 316 (48.47%) AWS
7 293 (44.94%) Git (software)
8 275 (42.18%) Ansible
9 254 (38.96%) Linux
10 251 (38.50%) Finance
11 250 (38.34%) React
12 246 (37.73%) Microservices
13 244 (37.42%) Software Engineering
14 229 (35.12%) Spring
14 229 (35.12%) JSON
15 225 (34.51%) PostgreSQL
16 220 (33.74%) Azure
17 219 (33.59%) Node.js
17 219 (33.59%) Docker
18 215 (32.98%) Degree
19 205 (31.44%) Redis
20 203 (31.13%) Cucumber
21 200 (30.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
22 198 (30.37%) Computer Science
23 194 (29.75%) RESTful
24 193 (29.60%) Gradle
24 193 (29.60%) CSS
25 191 (29.29%) Banking
25 191 (29.29%) GitHub
26 189 (28.99%) Linux Command Line

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 167 (25.61%) Apache
2 153 (23.47%) Apache Spark
3 147 (22.55%) GemFire
4 40 (6.13%) Confluence
5 32 (4.91%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (1.53%) Apache Solr
7 8 (1.23%) SAS
8 7 (1.07%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (0.92%) CMS
10 5 (0.77%) nginx
11 4 (0.61%) Mule
11 4 (0.61%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.31%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.15%) JBoss
13 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 6 (0.92%) Chatbot
1 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.31%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.15%) HFM
3 1 (0.15%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 316 (48.47%) AWS
2 220 (33.74%) Azure
3 191 (29.29%) GitHub
4 125 (19.17%) GCP
5 109 (16.72%) Amazon Kinesis
6 67 (10.28%) Datadog
7 62 (9.51%) PaaS
8 61 (9.36%) Serverless
9 40 (6.13%) SaaS
10 38 (5.83%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 38 (5.83%) Pulumi
11 34 (5.21%) AWS CloudFormation
12 32 (4.91%) Amazon EC2
12 32 (4.91%) OpenShift
13 28 (4.29%) Amazon S3
14 25 (3.83%) Amazon EKS
14 25 (3.83%) AWS Lambda
15 16 (2.45%) BrowserStack
16 12 (1.84%) IaaS
17 11 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 46 (7.06%) HTTP
2 12 (1.84%) Firewall
3 8 (1.23%) DSL
4 6 (0.92%) DNS
4 6 (0.92%) SSH
5 5 (0.77%) Network Security
6 4 (0.61%) FIX Connectivity
6 4 (0.61%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (0.61%) VPN
7 3 (0.46%) FTP
7 3 (0.46%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.46%) SMTP
8 2 (0.31%) Internet
8 2 (0.31%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.15%) Broadband
9 1 (0.15%) Intranet
9 1 (0.15%) MQTT
9 1 (0.15%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.15%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (34.51%) PostgreSQL
2 205 (31.44%) Redis
3 178 (27.30%) MariaDB
4 177 (27.15%) Relational Database
5 175 (26.84%) NoSQL
6 147 (22.55%) HBase
7 119 (18.25%) MongoDB
8 99 (15.18%) Big Data
9 69 (10.58%) MySQL
10 52 (7.98%) SQL Server
11 46 (7.06%) Azure SQL Database
12 28 (4.29%) Amazon Aurora
12 28 (4.29%) Hadoop
13 25 (3.83%) Hazelcast
14 24 (3.68%) Aerospike
15 16 (2.45%) RDBMS
16 12 (1.84%) Apache Hive
17 10 (1.53%) Power BI
18 9 (1.38%) Oracle Database
19 8 (1.23%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 355 (54.45%) Jenkins
2 293 (44.94%) Git (software)
3 203 (31.13%) Cucumber
4 193 (29.60%) Gradle
5 184 (28.22%) Sonatype Nexus
6 179 (27.45%) JUnit
7 153 (23.47%) IntelliJ
8 151 (23.16%) Eclipse
9 150 (23.01%) Protractor
10 148 (22.70%) Cypress.io
11 147 (22.55%) Mockito
12 145 (22.24%) Storybook
13 114 (17.48%) Artifactory
14 82 (12.58%) SonarQube
15 80 (12.27%) JIRA
16 57 (8.74%) Selenium
17 49 (7.52%) Maven
18 44 (6.75%) Bitbucket
19 39 (5.98%) Team Foundation Server
20 38 (5.83%) GitLab
General
1 251 (38.50%) Finance
2 200 (30.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 191 (29.29%) Banking
4 171 (26.23%) Law
5 122 (18.71%) Social Skills
6 70 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
7 44 (6.75%) Marketing
8 32 (4.91%) Retail
9 27 (4.14%) Games
10 16 (2.45%) Retail Banking
11 8 (1.23%) Documentation Skills
11 8 (1.23%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (1.23%) Presentation Skills
11 8 (1.23%) Social Science
12 7 (1.07%) Advertising
12 7 (1.07%) Front Office
13 6 (0.92%) Public Sector
13 6 (0.92%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 202 (30.98%) Developer
2 159 (24.39%) Software Engineer
3 124 (19.02%) DevOps Engineer
4 92 (14.11%) Java Developer
5 60 (9.20%) Principal Engineer
5 60 (9.20%) Principal Software Engineer
6 50 (7.67%) Lead Software Engineer
7 47 (7.21%) Senior Developer
8 42 (6.44%) Lead Developer
8 42 (6.44%) Software Developer
9 39 (5.98%) Architect
10 38 (5.83%) Azure Engineer
11 36 (5.52%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 35 (5.37%) Azure DevOps
13 32 (4.91%) Lead Software Developer
13 32 (4.91%) Senior Software Engineer
14 30 (4.60%) QA Engineer
15 28 (4.29%) Cloud Developer
16 24 (3.68%) Cloud Engineer
17 22 (3.37%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (38.34%) React
2 229 (35.12%) JSON
2 229 (35.12%) Spring
3 219 (33.59%) Node.js
4 194 (29.75%) RESTful
5 193 (29.60%) CSS
6 182 (27.91%) Redux
7 176 (26.99%) AngularJS
7 176 (26.99%) Play Framework
8 155 (23.77%) Kafka
9 148 (22.70%) Express
10 145 (22.24%) Spark Streaming
10 145 (22.24%) Tailwind CSS
10 145 (22.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 143 (21.93%) WireMock
12 119 (18.25%) RabbitMQ
13 108 (16.56%) LAMP
14 107 (16.41%) LAPP Stack
15 77 (11.81%) REST
16 67 (10.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 189 (28.99%) Linux Command Line
2 121 (18.56%) User Experience
3 53 (8.13%) Self-Motivation
4 33 (5.06%) Public Cloud
5 27 (4.14%) Algorithms
6 23 (3.53%) Data Structures
7 22 (3.37%) Cloud Native
8 18 (2.76%) Blog
9 16 (2.45%) Virtual Team
10 14 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
10 14 (2.15%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.99%) Social Media
12 11 (1.69%) Fixed Income
12 11 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (1.53%) Derivative
13 10 (1.53%) Equities
13 10 (1.53%) Mobile App
14 8 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
14 8 (1.23%) Legacy Applications
15 6 (0.92%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 254 (38.96%) Linux
2 186 (28.53%) Unix
3 33 (5.06%) Windows
4 13 (1.99%) Android
5 10 (1.53%) CentOS
6 5 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.77%) Ubuntu
6 5 (0.77%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.61%) VMS
8 3 (0.46%) Alpine Linux
9 2 (0.31%) AIX
9 2 (0.31%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 488 (74.85%) Agile Software Development
2 373 (57.21%) DevOps
3 246 (37.73%) Microservices
4 244 (37.42%) Software Engineering
5 198 (30.37%) Computer Science
6 169 (25.92%) Scrum
7 167 (25.61%) Full Stack Development
8 165 (25.31%) Digital Banking
9 158 (24.23%) TDD
9 158 (24.23%) Validation
10 149 (22.85%) Open Source
11 148 (22.70%) Problem-Solving
12 145 (22.24%) Cross-Browser Testing
13 144 (22.09%) OO
14 143 (21.93%) Software Testing
15 138 (21.17%) BDD
16 128 (19.63%) Business Continuity
17 116 (17.79%) Test Automation
18 112 (17.18%) High Availability
19 108 (16.56%) Clean Code
Programming Languages
1 553 (84.82%) Java
2 365 (55.98%) Python
3 175 (26.84%) Shell Script
4 168 (25.77%) JavaScript
5 155 (23.77%) SQL
6 122 (18.71%) Bash Shell
7 97 (14.88%) Go
8 90 (13.80%) PowerShell
8 90 (13.80%) Ruby
9 72 (11.04%) C#
10 68 (10.43%) PHP
11 60 (9.20%) Kotlin
12 56 (8.59%) Scala
13 52 (7.98%) TypeScript
14 31 (4.75%) Java 11
15 29 (4.45%) Java 8
16 17 (2.61%) C
17 16 (2.45%) C++
17 16 (2.45%) Perl
18 9 (1.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 215 (32.98%) Degree
2 142 (21.78%) OCP
2 142 (21.78%) Oracle Certification
3 47 (7.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (2.76%) AWS Certification
5 9 (1.38%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.23%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.61%) MCSA
7 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.31%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.31%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.15%) ACCA
9 1 (0.15%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (9.51%) QA
2 4 (0.61%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.61%) SLA
3 3 (0.46%) Accessibility
System Software
1 219 (33.59%) Docker
2 145 (22.24%) HDFS
3 106 (16.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.07%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.46%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 275 (42.18%) Ansible
2 172 (26.38%) Terraform
3 166 (25.46%) Kubernetes
4 99 (15.18%) Opscode Chef
5 83 (12.73%) Puppet
6 58 (8.90%) Prometheus
7 49 (7.52%) Grafana
8 17 (2.61%) Istio
9 13 (1.99%) Packer
9 13 (1.99%) Single Sign-On
10 10 (1.53%) Rancher
11 6 (0.92%) Consul
11 6 (0.92%) Nagios
12 4 (0.61%) MIIS
13 3 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
14 2 (0.31%) HP Fortify
14 2 (0.31%) Kibana
14 2 (0.31%) logstash
15 1 (0.15%) Salt
15 1 (0.15%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 151 (23.16%) VMware
2 145 (22.24%) Okta
3 92 (14.11%) Oracle
4 44 (6.75%) Microsoft
5 39 (5.98%) Google
6 38 (5.83%) New Relic
6 38 (5.83%) SaltStack
7 28 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (2.45%) Atlassian
8 16 (2.45%) Splunk
9 15 (2.30%) MuleSoft
10 14 (2.15%) Facebook
11 12 (1.84%) Cognizant
12 11 (1.69%) Red Hat
12 11 (1.69%) Talend
13 10 (1.53%) Dynatrace
14 5 (0.77%) Alibaba
14 5 (0.77%) MicroStrategy
14 5 (0.77%) Murex
14 5 (0.77%) SAP