Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 663 663 575
Rank change year-on-year 0 -88 +2
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 335 464 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.33% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 0.60% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 290 357 571
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £37,440 £34,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,250 £110,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £61,875
% change year-on-year -4.00% +1.01% +3.13%

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 62,865 77,346 90,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.21% 54.93% 55.68%
Number of salaries quoted 52,280 64,627 76,075
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +5 206 £75,000 +7.14% 37
South East +33 49 £46,250 +2.78% 11
North of England +58 33 £50,000 - 9
North West +33 27 £49,000 -4.85% 5
South West +4 20 £47,500 +2.70% 9
Midlands +10 15 £41,000 -15.90% 3
East of England +56 11 £43,500 -3.33% 7
West Midlands +16 11 £41,869 -35.59% 3
Yorkshire +50 6 £52,500 - 1
East Midlands +6 4 £31,000 -17.33%
Groovy
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 250 (74.63%) Java
2 150 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (44.48%) Python
4 144 (42.99%) Jenkins
5 138 (41.19%) JavaScript
6 122 (36.42%) Scrum
7 120 (35.82%) DevOps
8 102 (30.45%) Docker
9 99 (29.55%) Test Automation
10 97 (28.96%) AWS
11 96 (28.66%) Ansible
12 83 (24.78%) Ruby
12 83 (24.78%) Kubernetes
13 81 (24.18%) Git (software)
14 79 (23.58%) JIRA
15 76 (22.69%) Linux
15 76 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
16 73 (21.79%) Puppet
16 73 (21.79%) REST
17 72 (21.49%) C#
18 71 (21.19%) Azure
19 69 (20.60%) TDD
19 69 (20.60%) Spring
20 68 (20.30%) Selenium
20 68 (20.30%) Terraform
21 62 (18.51%) Opscode Chef
21 62 (18.51%) Oracle
22 61 (18.21%) SQL
23 58 (17.31%) Software Engineering
24 57 (17.01%) Finance

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 41 (12.24%) Confluence
2 26 (7.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 21 (6.27%) CMS
4 20 (5.97%) Headless CMS
5 15 (4.48%) nginx
6 12 (3.58%) Apache
7 10 (2.99%) Anypoint
7 10 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
8 9 (2.69%) Apache Solr
8 9 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (2.69%) JBoss
8 9 (2.69%) Mule
8 9 (2.69%) OpenStack
8 9 (2.69%) WebLogic
9 8 (2.39%) Apache Spark
9 8 (2.39%) WebSphere
10 7 (2.09%) FileNet
10 7 (2.09%) IIS
11 6 (1.79%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.30%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Adobe XD
1 3 (0.90%) InVision
1 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (0.90%) Photoshop
1 3 (0.90%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) HFM
1 1 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.30%) SAP BRIM
1 1 (0.30%) SAP Convergent Charging
1 1 (0.30%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 97 (28.96%) AWS
2 71 (21.19%) Azure
3 35 (10.45%) GCP
4 25 (7.46%) PaaS
5 23 (6.87%) Serverless
6 22 (6.57%) Boomi
7 20 (5.97%) Apigee
7 20 (5.97%) SaaS
8 16 (4.78%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (2.99%) Amazon S3
10 10 (2.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 9 (2.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 9 (2.69%) Amazon ELB
12 8 (2.39%) Amazon Glacier
12 8 (2.39%) Slack
13 7 (2.09%) OpenShift
14 6 (1.79%) Azure Stack
14 6 (1.79%) Google Analytics
15 4 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.48%) DSL
2 13 (3.88%) HTTP
3 10 (2.99%) DNS
4 8 (2.39%) FTP
4 8 (2.39%) SMTP
4 8 (2.39%) SSH
5 2 (0.60%) Internet
5 2 (0.60%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.60%) SAN
6 1 (0.30%) CDMA
6 1 (0.30%) Firewall
6 1 (0.30%) GSM
6 1 (0.30%) LTE
6 1 (0.30%) NAS
6 1 (0.30%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.30%) UMTS
6 1 (0.30%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (9.55%) Relational Database
1 32 (9.55%) SQL Server
2 31 (9.25%) MySQL
3 28 (8.36%) Big Data
4 26 (7.76%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (5.67%) MongoDB
6 16 (4.78%) RDBMS
7 11 (3.28%) NoSQL
8 10 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (2.09%) MariaDB
9 7 (2.09%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (1.79%) CouchDB
10 6 (1.79%) Infinispan
10 6 (1.79%) JasperReports
11 4 (1.19%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.19%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.19%) HBase
11 4 (1.19%) Impala
12 2 (0.60%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 144 (42.99%) Jenkins
2 81 (24.18%) Git (software)
3 79 (23.58%) JIRA
4 68 (20.30%) Selenium
5 55 (16.42%) Maven
6 54 (16.12%) Cucumber
7 53 (15.82%) JUnit
8 35 (10.45%) SoapUI
9 34 (10.15%) Spock
10 33 (9.85%) Vagrant
11 31 (9.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 31 (9.25%) Postman
11 31 (9.25%) TeamCity
12 30 (8.96%) WebDriver
13 29 (8.66%) Gradle
13 29 (8.66%) Mockito
14 22 (6.57%) gulp
15 21 (6.27%) Subversion
16 20 (5.97%) REST Assured
17 18 (5.37%) GitLab
General
1 57 (17.01%) Finance
2 32 (9.55%) Banking
3 14 (4.18%) Retail
4 10 (2.99%) Games
5 9 (2.69%) Advertising
6 3 (0.90%) Public Sector
7 2 (0.60%) Back Office
7 2 (0.60%) Law
7 2 (0.60%) Marketing
8 1 (0.30%) Billing
8 1 (0.30%) Legal
8 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 122 (36.42%) Developer
2 79 (23.58%) Java Developer
3 64 (19.10%) DevOps Engineer
4 37 (11.04%) Java Engineer
5 32 (9.55%) Software Engineer
6 29 (8.66%) Architect
7 26 (7.76%) Java Software Engineer
8 22 (6.57%) QA Engineer
9 21 (6.27%) Integration Developer
9 21 (6.27%) Senior DevOps
9 21 (6.27%) Software Developer
10 20 (5.97%) E-Commerce Engineer
11 19 (5.67%) Lead Software Engineer
12 18 (5.37%) Java Software Developer
12 18 (5.37%) Technical Engineer
12 18 (5.37%) Technical Leader
13 15 (4.48%) Analyst
13 15 (4.48%) Senior Architect
13 15 (4.48%) Test Engineer
13 15 (4.48%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (21.79%) REST
2 69 (20.60%) Spring
3 54 (16.12%) Web Services
4 49 (14.63%) SOAP
5 42 (12.54%) HTML
6 41 (12.24%) RESTful
7 34 (10.15%) XML
8 33 (9.85%) .NET
9 32 (9.55%) Spring Boot
10 30 (8.96%) CSS
10 30 (8.96%) JSON
11 27 (8.06%) J2EE
12 26 (7.76%) Kafka
13 23 (6.87%) Middleware
14 22 (6.57%) JMS
15 19 (5.67%) Hibernate
15 19 (5.67%) Spring Integration
16 17 (5.07%) jQuery
17 16 (4.78%) AngularJS
18 14 (4.18%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.45%) Cloud Native
2 25 (7.46%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (6.27%) Virtual Team
4 19 (5.67%) iPad
5 15 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (4.18%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.39%) PMI
8 7 (2.09%) DataPower
8 7 (2.09%) Renewable Energy
9 6 (1.79%) NHS
10 5 (1.49%) Semantic Web
11 4 (1.19%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.90%) User Experience
13 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.60%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.60%) W3C
14 1 (0.30%) Animation
14 1 (0.30%) e-Learning
14 1 (0.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 76 (22.69%) Linux
2 29 (8.66%) Windows
3 15 (4.48%) Unix
4 10 (2.99%) Android
4 10 (2.99%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.39%) CentOS
5 8 (2.39%) VMS
5 8 (2.39%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.79%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.60%) AIX
9 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (36.42%) Scrum
3 120 (35.82%) DevOps
4 99 (29.55%) Test Automation
5 76 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
6 69 (20.60%) TDD
7 58 (17.31%) Software Engineering
8 55 (16.42%) Microservices
9 42 (12.54%) Kanban
10 41 (12.24%) MVC
11 40 (11.94%) Performance Testing
12 39 (11.64%) Acceptance Criteria
12 39 (11.64%) Problem-Solving
13 35 (10.45%) Mentoring
14 34 (10.15%) E-Commerce
14 34 (10.15%) Unit Testing
15 32 (9.55%) BDD
16 30 (8.96%) User Stories
17 29 (8.66%) Fintech
17 29 (8.66%) OO
Programming Languages
1 250 (74.63%) Java
2 149 (44.48%) Python
3 138 (41.19%) JavaScript
4 83 (24.78%) Ruby
5 72 (21.49%) C#
6 61 (18.21%) SQL
7 53 (15.82%) Bash Shell
8 51 (15.22%) Scala
9 39 (11.64%) Java 8
9 39 (11.64%) Perl
10 32 (9.55%) Go
11 30 (8.96%) Shell Script
12 22 (6.57%) Kotlin
13 18 (5.37%) C++
14 12 (3.58%) PowerShell
15 10 (2.99%) Clojure
16 7 (2.09%) Korn
17 6 (1.79%) TypeScript
17 6 (1.79%) VB.NET
17 6 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (8.66%) Degree
2 13 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.58%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (2.69%) ISTQB
6 8 (2.39%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.49%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.49%) ISEB
8 4 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (11.34%) QA
2 4 (1.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 102 (30.45%) Docker
2 12 (3.58%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.79%) KVM
5 4 (1.19%) HDFS
6 3 (0.90%) vSphere
7 2 (0.60%) Firmware
8 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.30%) NFS
8 1 (0.30%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 96 (28.66%) Ansible
2 83 (24.78%) Kubernetes
3 73 (21.79%) Puppet
4 68 (20.30%) Terraform
5 62 (18.51%) Opscode Chef
6 24 (7.16%) Kibana
7 21 (6.27%) Istio
8 19 (5.67%) Knative
9 18 (5.37%) Salt
10 15 (4.48%) Nagios
11 13 (3.88%) Grafana
12 8 (2.39%) Docker Swarm
13 6 (1.79%) Packer
14 5 (1.49%) Graphite
14 5 (1.49%) Opsview
15 4 (1.19%) Matomo
15 4 (1.19%) Prometheus
16 3 (0.90%) MOM
16 3 (0.90%) Rancher
17 2 (0.60%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 62 (18.51%) Oracle
2 47 (14.03%) MuleSoft
3 35 (10.45%) IBM
3 35 (10.45%) SAP
4 30 (8.96%) Adobe
5 29 (8.66%) Splunk
6 22 (6.57%) Dell
7 21 (6.27%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (5.37%) Dynatrace
8 18 (5.37%) Google
8 18 (5.37%) New Relic
9 10 (2.99%) VMware
10 9 (2.69%) SaltStack
11 7 (2.09%) Cognos
11 7 (2.09%) hybris
11 7 (2.09%) Netezza
12 6 (1.79%) CA
12 6 (1.79%) CA Agile Central
12 6 (1.79%) Micro Focus
12 6 (1.79%) Parasoft