Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
UK > England
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 629 655 583
Rank change year-on-year +26 -72 -19
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 343 481 705
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.35% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% 0.64% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 300 419 599
Median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% - +18.18%
10th Percentile £38,625 £35,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £97,500 £103,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +13.64%

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 57,793 75,520 93,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.41% 54.67% 56.23%
Number of salaries quoted 48,108 62,643 78,954
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 9 April 2020.

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 9 April 2020. 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 -33 195 £70,000 -3.45% 21
South East +108 59 £80,000 +71.58% 6
North of England +60 43 £54,875 -10.77% 13
South West +72 29 £47,500 -5.00% 10
North West +48 29 £58,750 +5.38% 12
Yorkshire +68 14 £50,000 -33.33% 1
West Midlands +54 9 £41,000 -36.92% 4
Midlands +35 9 £41,000 -25.45% 4
East of England +55 8 £51,750 +15.00% 1
Groovy
UK

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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.

1 238 (69.39%) Java
2 160 (46.65%) Python
3 152 (44.31%) DevOps
4 134 (39.07%) Jenkins
5 132 (38.48%) Agile Software Development
6 120 (34.99%) JavaScript
7 104 (30.32%) Docker
8 95 (27.70%) Ansible
8 95 (27.70%) AWS
9 94 (27.41%) Linux
10 87 (25.36%) Scrum
11 86 (25.07%) Kubernetes
12 84 (24.49%) Terraform
13 80 (23.32%) TDD
13 80 (23.32%) Test Automation
14 79 (23.03%) Ruby
15 77 (22.45%) Git (software)
16 75 (21.87%) Scala
17 64 (18.66%) Software Engineering
17 64 (18.66%) Azure
18 63 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
19 61 (17.78%) Oracle
20 58 (16.91%) Microservices
20 58 (16.91%) Bash Shell
20 58 (16.91%) SQL
21 55 (16.03%) JIRA
22 53 (15.45%) REST
23 52 (15.16%) Opscode Chef
23 52 (15.16%) Windows
24 50 (14.58%) Web Services

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 34 (9.91%) Confluence
2 15 (4.37%) Apache
3 13 (3.79%) OpenStack
4 12 (3.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 11 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (2.62%) CMS
7 8 (2.33%) Headless CMS
8 7 (2.04%) nginx
9 6 (1.75%) Apache Solr
10 5 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (1.17%) Apache Spark
11 4 (1.17%) CICS
11 4 (1.17%) FileNet
12 3 (0.87%) Anypoint
12 3 (0.87%) JBoss
12 3 (0.87%) Mule
12 3 (0.87%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.87%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.87%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.29%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 7 (2.04%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) SAP BRIM
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Convergent Charging
2 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 95 (27.70%) AWS
2 64 (18.66%) Azure
3 47 (13.70%) GCP
4 22 (6.41%) SaaS
5 16 (4.66%) PaaS
6 15 (4.37%) Boomi
7 14 (4.08%) Serverless
7 14 (4.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 12 (3.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 12 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (3.50%) Amazon ELB
9 11 (3.21%) Amazon S3
9 11 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (2.92%) Amazon EKS
10 10 (2.92%) Amazon Glacier
10 10 (2.92%) AWS Lambda
10 10 (2.92%) OpenShift
11 8 (2.33%) Apigee
12 7 (2.04%) Azure Stack
13 6 (1.75%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.83%) HTTP
2 12 (3.50%) DNS
2 12 (3.50%) DSL
3 10 (2.92%) FTP
3 10 (2.92%) SMTP
3 10 (2.92%) SSH
4 6 (1.75%) Internet
5 5 (1.46%) Firewall
5 5 (1.46%) Network Security
5 5 (1.46%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (1.17%) 3GPP
7 2 (0.58%) SAN
8 1 (0.29%) CDMA
8 1 (0.29%) GSM
8 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.29%) LTE
8 1 (0.29%) NAS
8 1 (0.29%) UMTS
8 1 (0.29%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.29%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.04%) Relational Database
2 29 (8.45%) Big Data
3 22 (6.41%) SQL Server
4 20 (5.83%) MySQL
5 19 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (5.25%) MongoDB
7 17 (4.96%) RDBMS
8 12 (3.50%) NoSQL
9 10 (2.92%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (2.33%) MariaDB
11 7 (2.04%) CouchDB
12 5 (1.46%) JasperReports
13 4 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.87%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.58%) Apache Hive
15 2 (0.58%) DB2
15 2 (0.58%) HBase
15 2 (0.58%) Infinispan
15 2 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 134 (39.07%) Jenkins
2 77 (22.45%) Git (software)
3 55 (16.03%) JIRA
4 49 (14.29%) Selenium
5 46 (13.41%) Maven
6 42 (12.24%) Cucumber
7 30 (8.75%) SoapUI
8 29 (8.45%) Vagrant
9 28 (8.16%) Postman
10 25 (7.29%) Gradle
11 24 (7.00%) JUnit
12 23 (6.71%) Sonatype Nexus
13 22 (6.41%) WebDriver
14 20 (5.83%) Subversion
15 19 (5.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 18 (5.25%) TeamCity
17 16 (4.66%) REST Assured
18 15 (4.37%) Bitbucket
18 15 (4.37%) Eclipse
19 14 (4.08%) Mockito
General
1 35 (10.20%) Finance
2 28 (8.16%) Banking
3 12 (3.50%) Retail
4 10 (2.92%) Games
5 9 (2.62%) Public Sector
6 7 (2.04%) Marketing
7 6 (1.75%) Billing
8 5 (1.46%) Advertising
9 3 (0.87%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Law
10 1 (0.29%) Legal
10 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 116 (33.82%) Developer
2 75 (21.87%) Java Developer
3 59 (17.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 34 (9.91%) Software Engineer
5 32 (9.33%) Java Engineer
6 28 (8.16%) Architect
7 22 (6.41%) Cloud Engineer
8 21 (6.12%) Integration Developer
9 18 (5.25%) Administrator
9 18 (5.25%) Java Software Engineer
10 17 (4.96%) AWS Engineer
10 17 (4.96%) Software Developer
11 16 (4.66%) QA Engineer
12 15 (4.37%) Consultant
13 14 (4.08%) AWS DevOps
13 14 (4.08%) Java Software Developer
14 13 (3.79%) Cloud Administrator
14 13 (3.79%) Cloud Architect
15 12 (3.50%) Automation Engineer
15 12 (3.50%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (15.45%) REST
2 50 (14.58%) Web Services
3 49 (14.29%) Spring
4 40 (11.66%) SOAP
5 29 (8.45%) RESTful
6 28 (8.16%) Kafka
7 25 (7.29%) CSS
7 25 (7.29%) Spring Boot
8 21 (6.12%) HTML
9 20 (5.83%) JSON
10 19 (5.54%) J2EE
10 19 (5.54%) JMS
11 18 (5.25%) Node.js
11 18 (5.25%) XML
12 16 (4.66%) .NET
12 16 (4.66%) Gherkin
12 16 (4.66%) IDoc
12 16 (4.66%) SAML
12 16 (4.66%) SAP PI
12 16 (4.66%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.54%) Cloud Native
2 14 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.79%) Mobile App
4 12 (3.50%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (3.21%) iPad
5 11 (3.21%) Virtual Team
6 7 (2.04%) Wiki
7 6 (1.75%) Online Games
8 5 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.46%) NHS
8 5 (1.46%) Semantic Web
9 4 (1.17%) DataPower
9 4 (1.17%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.17%) Handset
9 4 (1.17%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.17%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.87%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.58%) Renewable Energy
11 2 (0.58%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 94 (27.41%) Linux
2 52 (15.16%) Windows
3 24 (7.00%) Unix
4 10 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (2.92%) VMS
5 9 (2.62%) Android
5 9 (2.62%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.62%) CentOS
6 5 (1.46%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.17%) zOS
8 1 (0.29%) AIX
8 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (44.31%) DevOps
2 132 (38.48%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (25.36%) Scrum
4 80 (23.32%) TDD
4 80 (23.32%) Test Automation
5 64 (18.66%) Software Engineering
6 63 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
7 58 (16.91%) Microservices
8 38 (11.08%) BDD
8 38 (11.08%) Infrastructure as Code
9 36 (10.50%) Problem-Solving
10 35 (10.20%) Mentoring
11 33 (9.62%) Configuration Management
11 33 (9.62%) Kanban
11 33 (9.62%) SDLC
12 27 (7.87%) Acceptance Criteria
12 27 (7.87%) OO
13 26 (7.58%) API Testing
13 26 (7.58%) Fintech
14 24 (7.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 238 (69.39%) Java
2 160 (46.65%) Python
3 120 (34.99%) JavaScript
4 79 (23.03%) Ruby
5 75 (21.87%) Scala
6 58 (16.91%) Bash Shell
6 58 (16.91%) SQL
7 47 (13.70%) Go
8 41 (11.95%) C#
9 31 (9.04%) Java 8
10 29 (8.45%) Perl
11 28 (8.16%) C++
12 26 (7.58%) Kotlin
13 16 (4.66%) Shell Script
14 15 (4.37%) C
15 12 (3.50%) PL/SQL
16 10 (2.92%) VBScript
17 9 (2.62%) Korn
18 8 (2.33%) T-SQL
19 7 (2.04%) JCL
Qualifications
1 29 (8.45%) Degree
2 13 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (3.21%) ISTQB
3 11 (3.21%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.92%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.75%) ISEB
6 5 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.17%) MCP
7 4 (1.17%) OCP
7 4 (1.17%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.29%) PhD
8 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (11.08%) QA
2 3 (0.87%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 104 (30.32%) Docker
2 16 (4.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.62%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (2.04%) KVM
5 6 (1.75%) vSphere
6 3 (0.87%) Firmware
7 2 (0.58%) HDFS
8 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.29%) NFS
8 1 (0.29%) Samba
8 1 (0.29%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 95 (27.70%) Ansible
2 86 (25.07%) Kubernetes
3 84 (24.49%) Terraform
4 52 (15.16%) Opscode Chef
5 50 (14.58%) Puppet
6 15 (4.37%) Kibana
7 14 (4.08%) Istio
8 11 (3.21%) Nagios
9 10 (2.92%) Docker Swarm
10 8 (2.33%) Knative
10 8 (2.33%) Salt
11 7 (2.04%) CA Service Virtualization
11 7 (2.04%) Grafana
11 7 (2.04%) Packer
11 7 (2.04%) Rancher
12 6 (1.75%) CFEngine
13 5 (1.46%) Matomo
14 3 (0.87%) MOM
14 3 (0.87%) Prometheus
15 2 (0.58%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 61 (17.78%) Oracle
2 31 (9.04%) MuleSoft
3 28 (8.16%) Google
4 25 (7.29%) SAP
5 19 (5.54%) IBM
6 16 (4.66%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (4.66%) VMware
7 15 (4.37%) Dell
8 14 (4.08%) Splunk
9 13 (3.79%) Adobe
9 13 (3.79%) CA
10 7 (2.04%) Dynatrace
10 7 (2.04%) New Relic
11 6 (1.75%) Anaplan
11 6 (1.75%) CA Agile Central
11 6 (1.75%) hybris
11 6 (1.75%) Micro Focus
11 6 (1.75%) Parasoft
11 6 (1.75%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.46%) Sybase