Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
UK > England
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 673 663 553
Rank change year-on-year -10 -110 +2
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 368 535 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.35% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.63% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 327 409 582
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,682 £36,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £102,500
UK median annual salary £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 68,070 85,597 90,403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 53.56% 55.80% 55.41%
Number of salaries quoted 56,309 71,703 74,713
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%

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 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 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
London +25 225 £75,000 +7.14% 32
North of England +12 56 £45,100 -9.80% 7
South East +2 40 £46,250 -7.50% 7
North West +16 32 £50,000 - 3
Yorkshire +19 24 £45,100 -39.87% 3
Midlands +30 21 £45,000 +7.78% 2
East of England +61 15 £43,000 -4.44% 5
West Midlands +19 12 £53,750 +16.22% 2
East Midlands +29 9 £35,000 -6.67%
South West -3 9 £52,500 +10.53% 4
Groovy
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 England region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 273 (74.18%) Java
2 206 (55.98%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (52.45%) Python
4 192 (52.17%) JavaScript
5 170 (46.20%) Scrum
6 148 (40.22%) Jenkins
7 145 (39.40%) DevOps
8 131 (35.60%) Docker
9 113 (30.71%) Ruby
10 106 (28.80%) Linux
11 105 (28.53%) AWS
12 96 (26.09%) Test Automation
13 93 (25.27%) TDD
14 91 (24.73%) Azure
15 90 (24.46%) Continuous Integration
16 89 (24.18%) REST
16 89 (24.18%) Spring
17 86 (23.37%) Finance
18 85 (23.10%) JIRA
18 85 (23.10%) Opscode Chef
19 84 (22.83%) Git (software)
20 83 (22.55%) Bash Shell
20 83 (22.55%) Problem-Solving
21 81 (22.01%) Terraform
22 79 (21.47%) Ansible
23 78 (21.20%) JUnit
24 76 (20.65%) Kubernetes
25 74 (20.11%) Retail
26 72 (19.57%) C#
27 69 (18.75%) Puppet

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 29 (7.88%) nginx
2 25 (6.79%) Confluence
3 21 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 20 (5.43%) WebSphere
5 16 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 15 (4.08%) CMS
7 14 (3.80%) Apache Spark
7 14 (3.80%) Cloud Foundry
7 14 (3.80%) Headless CMS
8 11 (2.99%) Apache
9 10 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (2.72%) WebLogic
10 9 (2.45%) Anypoint
10 9 (2.45%) JBoss
11 7 (1.90%) Apache Solr
11 7 (1.90%) IIS
11 7 (1.90%) Mule
12 4 (1.09%) Apache Pig
12 4 (1.09%) Drupal
12 4 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (1.36%) Adobe XD
1 5 (1.36%) InVision
1 5 (1.36%) Photoshop
1 5 (1.36%) Zeplin
2 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.27%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.27%) HFM
2 1 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 105 (28.53%) AWS
2 91 (24.73%) Azure
3 67 (18.21%) GCP
4 32 (8.70%) Azure Stack
4 32 (8.70%) IBM Cloud
5 22 (5.98%) Serverless
6 20 (5.43%) PaaS
7 15 (4.08%) Boomi
8 14 (3.80%) Apigee
9 13 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (3.26%) npm
11 11 (2.99%) SaaS
12 10 (2.72%) OpenShift
13 5 (1.36%) GitHub
14 4 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (1.09%) NuGet
15 3 (0.82%) Google Analytics
15 3 (0.82%) Slack
16 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
16 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.45%) DSL
2 5 (1.36%) HTTP
3 3 (0.82%) Internet
3 3 (0.82%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (13.32%) MySQL
2 45 (12.23%) SQL Server
3 38 (10.33%) MongoDB
4 36 (9.78%) NoSQL
5 26 (7.07%) Relational Database
6 22 (5.98%) CouchDB
6 22 (5.98%) Neo4j
7 21 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (4.35%) Big Data
9 14 (3.80%) RDBMS
10 12 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (2.17%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.90%) Redis
12 7 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (1.63%) Infinispan
14 5 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 4 (1.09%) Apache Hive
15 4 (1.09%) HBase
15 4 (1.09%) Impala
16 3 (0.82%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 148 (40.22%) Jenkins
2 85 (23.10%) JIRA
3 84 (22.83%) Git (software)
4 78 (21.20%) JUnit
5 64 (17.39%) Maven
6 57 (15.49%) Cucumber
7 56 (15.22%) Selenium
8 44 (11.96%) Gradle
9 36 (9.78%) Spock
10 31 (8.42%) TeamCity
11 30 (8.15%) WebDriver
12 27 (7.34%) gulp
13 23 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 21 (5.71%) Mockito
15 17 (4.62%) SoapUI
16 15 (4.08%) JMeter
17 14 (3.80%) Subversion
18 13 (3.53%) GitLab
18 13 (3.53%) Vagrant
19 12 (3.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 86 (23.37%) Finance
2 74 (20.11%) Retail
3 66 (17.93%) Banking
4 11 (2.99%) Games
5 6 (1.63%) Law
6 5 (1.36%) Advertising
7 2 (0.54%) Back Office
7 2 (0.54%) Legal
7 2 (0.54%) Publishing
8 1 (0.27%) Marketing
8 1 (0.27%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 128 (34.78%) Developer
2 92 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 68 (18.48%) DevOps Engineer
4 36 (9.78%) Software Engineer
5 35 (9.51%) Cloud Engineer
6 34 (9.24%) Java Engineer
7 31 (8.42%) Java Software Engineer
8 23 (6.25%) Software Developer
9 19 (5.16%) Java Software Developer
10 18 (4.89%) Analyst
11 17 (4.62%) Senior Developer
12 16 (4.35%) Senior DevOps
13 15 (4.08%) QA Engineer
13 15 (4.08%) Test Analyst
14 14 (3.80%) Architect
14 14 (3.80%) E-Commerce Engineer
14 14 (3.80%) Technical Leader
15 13 (3.53%) Lead Software Engineer
15 13 (3.53%) Technical Engineer
16 12 (3.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (24.18%) REST
1 89 (24.18%) Spring
2 67 (18.21%) HTML
3 54 (14.67%) CSS
3 54 (14.67%) XML
4 53 (14.40%) Web Services
5 47 (12.77%) SOAP
6 46 (12.50%) RESTful
7 34 (9.24%) .NET
8 33 (8.97%) Hibernate
9 30 (8.15%) JSON
10 28 (7.61%) Spring Boot
11 26 (7.07%) Kafka
12 23 (6.25%) AngularJS
13 22 (5.98%) Ajax
13 22 (5.98%) Apache Wicket
13 22 (5.98%) J2EE
13 22 (5.98%) SAX
13 22 (5.98%) Spring MVC
13 22 (5.98%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.33%) Greenfield Project
2 32 (8.70%) Hybrid Cloud
2 32 (8.70%) Public Cloud
3 30 (8.15%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (5.98%) Cloud Native
5 18 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (4.89%) Mobile App
6 15 (4.08%) Virtual Team
7 13 (3.53%) iPad
8 12 (3.26%) Renewable Energy
9 8 (2.17%) Hedge funds
9 8 (2.17%) PMI
10 7 (1.90%) User Experience
11 6 (1.63%) NHS
12 3 (0.82%) DataPower
12 3 (0.82%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
13 2 (0.54%) Cyberattack
13 2 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.54%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 106 (28.80%) Linux
2 63 (17.12%) Windows
3 19 (5.16%) Unix
4 14 (3.80%) Android
4 14 (3.80%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.26%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.54%) AIX
8 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (55.98%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (46.20%) Scrum
3 145 (39.40%) DevOps
4 96 (26.09%) Test Automation
5 93 (25.27%) TDD
6 90 (24.46%) Continuous Integration
7 83 (22.55%) Problem-Solving
8 69 (18.75%) Fintech
9 59 (16.03%) Kanban
10 57 (15.49%) Microservices
10 57 (15.49%) Software Engineering
11 52 (14.13%) BDD
12 49 (13.32%) MVC
13 48 (13.04%) Infrastructure as Code
14 41 (11.14%) Mentoring
15 39 (10.60%) Acceptance Criteria
16 36 (9.78%) E-Commerce
17 34 (9.24%) Artificial Intelligence
18 32 (8.70%) Fraud Detection
18 32 (8.70%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 273 (74.18%) Java
2 193 (52.45%) Python
3 192 (52.17%) JavaScript
4 113 (30.71%) Ruby
5 83 (22.55%) Bash Shell
6 72 (19.57%) C#
7 58 (15.76%) Scala
8 57 (15.49%) SQL
9 48 (13.04%) Java 8
10 39 (10.60%) Shell Script
11 30 (8.15%) Go
12 28 (7.61%) Perl
13 16 (4.35%) Clojure
14 14 (3.80%) PowerShell
15 12 (3.26%) Kotlin
15 12 (3.26%) TypeScript
16 11 (2.99%) C++
17 8 (2.17%) ES6
18 5 (1.36%) PHP
19 2 (0.54%) Rust
Qualifications
1 31 (8.42%) Degree
2 10 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.17%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.36%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.36%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.36%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.27%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.70%) QA
2 3 (0.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 131 (35.60%) Docker
2 20 (5.43%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.09%) HDFS
3 4 (1.09%) oVirt
3 4 (1.09%) RHEV
4 1 (0.27%) Varnish
4 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 85 (23.10%) Opscode Chef
2 81 (22.01%) Terraform
3 79 (21.47%) Ansible
4 76 (20.65%) Kubernetes
5 69 (18.75%) Puppet
6 14 (3.80%) Istio
6 14 (3.80%) Kibana
7 13 (3.53%) Knative
7 13 (3.53%) Salt
8 11 (2.99%) Nagios
9 9 (2.45%) Grafana
10 7 (1.90%) Prometheus
11 5 (1.36%) Graphite
11 5 (1.36%) Opsview
12 3 (0.82%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (0.54%) Consul
13 2 (0.54%) Control-M
13 2 (0.54%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.54%) Rancher
13 2 (0.54%) yum
Vendors
1 61 (16.58%) Oracle
2 53 (14.40%) IBM
3 50 (13.59%) Google
4 33 (8.97%) Microsoft
5 26 (7.07%) MuleSoft
6 21 (5.71%) Adobe
7 20 (5.43%) Splunk
8 18 (4.89%) SAP
9 15 (4.08%) Dell
10 13 (3.53%) Dynatrace
10 13 (3.53%) New Relic
10 13 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (2.45%) SaltStack
12 6 (1.63%) Atlassian
13 5 (1.36%) Cypress Semiconductor
13 5 (1.36%) Red Hat
14 4 (1.09%) Charles River
14 4 (1.09%) Cloudera
14 4 (1.09%) hybris
15 3 (0.82%) ATG