Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 554 547 650
Rank change year-on-year -7 +103 +154
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 729 747 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.45% 0.45% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 0.84% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 559 675 609
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +6.80%
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £87,000 £84,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +10.00%

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 90,383 88,779 101,934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.65% 53.28% 52.36%
Number of salaries quoted 75,794 76,855 88,400
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £78,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in England

Groovy
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Groovy in England

Groovy
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in England over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 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
London +32 480 £70,000 +7.69% 73
South East -3 83 £55,000 +10.00% 15
North of England -15 68 £47,500 +5.56% 14
North West -1 56 £55,000 +22.22% 10
South West +46 44 £47,500 +5.56% 10
Midlands -4 30 £55,000 +10.00% 3
East of England +3 24 £50,000 +25.00% 8
West Midlands +4 23 £58,750 +14.63% 1
Yorkshire +10 11 £40,000 -5.88% 4
East Midlands 0 7 £55,000 +22.22% 2
North East -23 1 £47,500 -7.32%
Groovy
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 646 (88.61%) Java
2 477 (65.43%) Agile Software Development
3 335 (45.95%) Spring
4 317 (43.48%) JavaScript
5 246 (33.74%) TDD
6 242 (33.20%) Jenkins
7 241 (33.06%) Python
8 216 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
9 214 (29.36%) Test Automation
10 213 (29.22%) Finance
11 212 (29.08%) DevOps
12 202 (27.71%) Maven
13 190 (26.06%) Scrum
14 180 (24.69%) JUnit
15 172 (23.59%) RESTful
16 171 (23.46%) REST
17 170 (23.32%) SQL
18 168 (23.05%) HTML
19 162 (22.22%) BDD
20 158 (21.67%) CSS
21 151 (20.71%) Scala
22 150 (20.58%) Software Engineering
23 146 (20.03%) Linux
23 146 (20.03%) Web Services
24 143 (19.62%) Git (software)
25 141 (19.34%) Continuous Integration
25 141 (19.34%) Selenium
26 137 (18.79%) Docker
27 136 (18.66%) SOAP
28 132 (18.11%) Ruby

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
1 107 (14.68%) Tomcat
2 93 (12.76%) Apache
3 65 (8.92%) nginx
4 57 (7.82%) Elasticsearch
5 49 (6.72%) WebSphere
6 44 (6.04%) JBoss
7 42 (5.76%) Confluence
8 37 (5.08%) Cloud Foundry
9 16 (2.19%) IIS
10 12 (1.65%) Jetty
10 12 (1.65%) WebLogic
11 11 (1.51%) Mule
12 8 (1.10%) Apache Pig
12 8 (1.10%) Mule ESB
13 7 (0.96%) Apache Spark
14 6 (0.82%) Anypoint
14 6 (0.82%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.82%) GlassFish
15 5 (0.69%) Ethereum
15 5 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (0.82%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.55%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.14%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 44 (6.04%) SAP Hybris
2 6 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.27%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 216 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (7.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (6.72%) PaaS
4 47 (6.45%) npm
5 27 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 19 (2.61%) GitHub
7 14 (1.92%) OpenShift
8 13 (1.78%) SaaS
8 13 (1.78%) Slack
9 12 (1.65%) Serverless
10 9 (1.23%) Amazon S3
11 8 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
13 6 (0.82%) SuccessFactors
14 4 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.27%) Akamai
15 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
16 1 (0.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 65 (8.92%) HTTP
2 40 (5.49%) Internet
3 13 (1.78%) SMS
4 12 (1.65%) LDAP
5 10 (1.37%) DNS
5 10 (1.37%) IMAP
5 10 (1.37%) SMTP
6 8 (1.10%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.96%) Firewall
7 7 (0.96%) Network Security
8 4 (0.55%) PPP
8 4 (0.55%) Wireless
9 3 (0.41%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.41%) SNMP
9 3 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.27%) BGP
10 2 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.27%) PuTTY
10 2 (0.27%) SSH
11 1 (0.14%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (17.70%) NoSQL
2 86 (11.80%) Relational Database
3 71 (9.74%) MySQL
4 59 (8.09%) MongoDB
5 58 (7.96%) SQL Server
6 54 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 41 (5.62%) Big Data
7 41 (5.62%) Hadoop
8 37 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (3.16%) Oracle Database
10 20 (2.74%) Neo4j
11 19 (2.61%) RDBMS
11 19 (2.61%) Redis
12 13 (1.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (1.10%) Blockchain
14 7 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (0.96%) Cosmos DB
15 6 (0.82%) CouchDB
15 6 (0.82%) Riak
16 5 (0.69%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 242 (33.20%) Jenkins
2 202 (27.71%) Maven
3 180 (24.69%) JUnit
4 143 (19.62%) Git (software)
5 141 (19.34%) Selenium
6 125 (17.15%) Cucumber
7 108 (14.81%) JIRA
8 107 (14.68%) Gradle
9 83 (11.39%) WebDriver
10 59 (8.09%) SoapUI
11 50 (6.86%) TeamCity
12 46 (6.31%) gulp
13 45 (6.17%) Spock
14 43 (5.90%) Ant
14 43 (5.90%) Subversion
15 42 (5.76%) Eclipse
16 40 (5.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 38 (5.21%) JMeter
18 36 (4.94%) HP UFT
19 31 (4.25%) Jasmine
General
1 213 (29.22%) Finance
2 76 (10.43%) Retail
3 54 (7.41%) Banking
4 28 (3.84%) Investment Banking
5 26 (3.57%) Retail Banking
6 23 (3.16%) Legal
7 18 (2.47%) Games
8 15 (2.06%) Front Office
9 14 (1.92%) Marketing
10 8 (1.10%) Electronics
10 8 (1.10%) Publishing
11 5 (0.69%) Automotive
11 5 (0.69%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.41%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.27%) Advertising
13 2 (0.27%) Law
14 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 334 (45.82%) Developer
2 272 (37.31%) Java Developer
3 94 (12.89%) Senior Developer
4 80 (10.97%) Senior Java Developer
5 74 (10.15%) Java Engineer
6 70 (9.60%) DevOps Engineer
7 44 (6.04%) Software Engineer
8 42 (5.76%) Software Developer
8 42 (5.76%) Tester
9 38 (5.21%) Senior Java Engineer
10 32 (4.39%) Agile Developer
10 32 (4.39%) Agile Java Developer
11 30 (4.12%) Java Software Engineer
11 30 (4.12%) Test Engineer
12 28 (3.84%) Architect
12 28 (3.84%) Java Software Developer
13 27 (3.70%) E-Commerce Developer
13 27 (3.70%) Java E-Commerce Developer
13 27 (3.70%) Test Manager
14 25 (3.43%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (45.95%) Spring
2 172 (23.59%) RESTful
3 171 (23.46%) REST
4 168 (23.05%) HTML
5 158 (21.67%) CSS
6 146 (20.03%) Web Services
7 136 (18.66%) SOAP
8 118 (16.19%) AngularJS
9 114 (15.64%) Spring Boot
10 113 (15.50%) Hibernate
11 105 (14.40%) XML
12 104 (14.27%) Grails
13 81 (11.11%) Node.js
14 75 (10.29%) jQuery
15 73 (10.01%) .NET
16 61 (8.37%) JSON
17 58 (7.96%) J2EE
17 58 (7.96%) React
18 57 (7.82%) HTML5
19 52 (7.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 87 (11.93%) Computer Science
2 66 (9.05%) Fintech
3 36 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (4.80%) iPad
5 29 (3.98%) Algorithms
6 28 (3.84%) Greenfield Project
7 27 (3.70%) Data Structures
8 18 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 16 (2.19%) User Experience
10 15 (2.06%) Equities
10 15 (2.06%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
12 11 (1.51%) Reinsurance
13 10 (1.37%) FMCG
14 8 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (1.10%) Mainframe
14 8 (1.10%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.82%) Wiki
16 5 (0.69%) iSeries
16 5 (0.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 146 (20.03%) Linux
2 91 (12.48%) Unix
3 61 (8.37%) Windows
4 20 (2.74%) Windows Server
5 18 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (1.51%) CentOS
7 9 (1.23%) Android
7 9 (1.23%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.96%) CoreOS
9 5 (0.69%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.55%) Debian
11 3 (0.41%) Solaris
12 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.27%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.14%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 477 (65.43%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (33.74%) TDD
3 214 (29.36%) Test Automation
4 212 (29.08%) DevOps
5 190 (26.06%) Scrum
6 162 (22.22%) BDD
7 150 (20.58%) Software Engineering
8 141 (19.34%) Continuous Integration
9 114 (15.64%) Microservices
10 107 (14.68%) Open Source
11 96 (13.17%) MVC
12 85 (11.66%) SDLC
13 80 (10.97%) E-Commerce
14 68 (9.33%) Mentoring
15 61 (8.37%) Project Management
16 58 (7.96%) Unit Testing
17 57 (7.82%) Continuous Delivery
18 54 (7.41%) Configuration Management
19 53 (7.27%) OO
20 49 (6.72%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 646 (88.61%) Java
2 317 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 241 (33.06%) Python
4 170 (23.32%) SQL
5 151 (20.71%) Scala
6 132 (18.11%) Ruby
7 112 (15.36%) C#
8 66 (9.05%) Shell Script
9 54 (7.41%) Bash Shell
10 45 (6.17%) Clojure
11 41 (5.62%) C++
12 33 (4.53%) Jython
13 28 (3.84%) Kotlin
14 25 (3.43%) PHP
15 18 (2.47%) VBScript
16 16 (2.19%) Go
16 16 (2.19%) Perl
17 13 (1.78%) C
18 12 (1.65%) RPG
19 11 (1.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 115 (15.78%) Degree
2 51 (7.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (2.61%) ISTQB
4 17 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (0.82%) ISEB
8 5 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.27%) CCIE
10 2 (0.27%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.14%) CCNA
11 1 (0.14%) CCNP
11 1 (0.14%) RHCE
11 1 (0.14%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (17.56%) QA
2 16 (2.19%) ISO 20022
2 16 (2.19%) ISO 8583
3 7 (0.96%) GCP
4 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 137 (18.79%) Docker
2 48 (6.58%) Virtual Machines
3 18 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.96%) LXC
5 5 (0.69%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.69%) vSphere
6 4 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.55%) Xen
7 2 (0.27%) iptables
7 2 (0.27%) KVM
7 2 (0.27%) Varnish
8 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.14%) Gluster
8 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 97 (13.31%) Puppet
2 88 (12.07%) Opscode Chef
3 87 (11.93%) Ansible
4 71 (9.74%) Kubernetes
5 17 (2.33%) CA Service Virtualization
6 13 (1.78%) Terraform
7 10 (1.37%) Kibana
8 9 (1.23%) Marathon
9 8 (1.10%) Grafana
10 4 (0.55%) CloudHub
10 4 (0.55%) logstash
10 4 (0.55%) Mesos
10 4 (0.55%) Prometheus
10 4 (0.55%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.41%) Graylog
11 3 (0.41%) Nagios
11 3 (0.41%) Packer
12 2 (0.27%) BladeLogic
12 2 (0.27%) CA Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.27%) Graphite
Vendors
1 100 (13.72%) Oracle
2 57 (7.82%) SAP
3 46 (6.31%) hybris
4 45 (6.17%) Google
5 29 (3.98%) CA
6 28 (3.84%) Microsoft
6 28 (3.84%) Splunk
7 23 (3.16%) IBM
8 22 (3.02%) AppDynamics
9 21 (2.88%) VMware
10 20 (2.74%) CA Agile Central
11 17 (2.33%) HP
12 15 (2.06%) Apigee
13 13 (1.78%) Perforce
14 11 (1.51%) Cisco
14 11 (1.51%) Micro Focus
15 9 (1.23%) Sybase
16 8 (1.10%) Atlassian
16 8 (1.10%) Red Hat
17 7 (0.96%) Demandware