Period
to 7 May 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 7 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
UK > England
6 months to
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 533 602 645
Rank change year-on-year +69 +43 -46
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 327 327 468
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.35% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 0.64% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 221 265 388
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £36,990
25th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £48,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% -3.85% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £82,500 £81,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £96,250 £97,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - -7.69% +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 43,696 50,749 73,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.53% 54.55% 54.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34,808 42,639 61,124
10th Percentile £34,266 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 7 May 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 7 May 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 +32 144 £65,000 - 40
North of England +47 79 £60,000 +5.49% 12
South East +49 65 £59,750 -14.64% 7
Yorkshire +38 57 £60,000 +20.00% 9
North West +28 20 £60,000 - 3
Midlands +21 16 £50,000 - 16
East of England +40 14 £65,000 +25.60% 1
East Midlands - 11 £50,000 - 4
South West -46 7 £51,000 +7.37% 1
West Midlands +5 5 £60,000 +20.00% 12
North East - 2 £30,500 -
Groovy
UK

For the 6 months to 7 May 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.

1 262 (80.12%) Java
2 221 (67.58%) DevOps
3 208 (63.61%) Agile Software Development
4 204 (62.39%) Python
5 186 (56.88%) Jenkins
6 178 (54.43%) Docker
7 162 (49.54%) JavaScript
8 158 (48.32%) Kubernetes
9 156 (47.71%) Terraform
10 148 (45.26%) Ansible
11 124 (37.92%) Linux
11 124 (37.92%) PostgreSQL
12 120 (36.70%) Azure
13 117 (35.78%) AWS
14 108 (33.03%) SQL
14 108 (33.03%) Bash Shell
15 106 (32.42%) Git (software)
16 101 (30.89%) Opscode Chef
17 99 (30.28%) Linux Command Line
18 97 (29.66%) Infrastructure as Code
19 96 (29.36%) Ruby
20 92 (28.13%) Finance
21 91 (27.83%) Spring
22 90 (27.52%) MySQL
23 87 (26.61%) Redis
24 86 (26.30%) MariaDB
24 86 (26.30%) PowerShell
25 82 (25.08%) Go
25 82 (25.08%) Problem-Solving
26 78 (23.85%) Continuous Integration

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 51 (15.60%) Apache
2 33 (10.09%) Apache Spark
2 33 (10.09%) GemFire
3 29 (8.87%) Confluence
4 11 (3.36%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (2.75%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.45%) Apache Solr
6 8 (2.45%) nginx
7 3 (0.92%) Anypoint
7 3 (0.92%) Mule
7 3 (0.92%) Mule ESB
7 3 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.61%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.31%) MTS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.92%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.31%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 120 (36.70%) Azure
2 117 (35.78%) AWS
3 62 (18.96%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 54 (16.51%) Pulumi
5 53 (16.21%) Datadog
5 53 (16.21%) GCP
6 44 (13.46%) GitHub
7 23 (7.03%) SaaS
8 19 (5.81%) PaaS
9 17 (5.20%) IaaS
10 16 (4.89%) OpenShift
11 15 (4.59%) AWS CloudFormation
12 12 (3.67%) Serverless
13 9 (2.75%) Amazon Kinesis
13 9 (2.75%) Slack
14 7 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
15 6 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
16 4 (1.22%) BrowserStack
16 4 (1.22%) CloudBees
16 4 (1.22%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.67%) Firewall
2 8 (2.45%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.14%) DNS
3 7 (2.14%) HTTP
4 6 (1.83%) FTP
4 6 (1.83%) IMAP
4 6 (1.83%) SMTP
5 4 (1.22%) DSL
6 3 (0.92%) VPN
7 2 (0.61%) 5G
7 2 (0.61%) Broadband
8 1 (0.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (37.92%) PostgreSQL
2 90 (27.52%) MySQL
3 87 (26.61%) Redis
4 86 (26.30%) MariaDB
5 72 (22.02%) MongoDB
6 62 (18.96%) Azure SQL Database
7 41 (12.54%) Relational Database
8 34 (10.40%) HBase
9 31 (9.48%) NoSQL
10 18 (5.50%) Big Data
11 15 (4.59%) SQL Server
12 10 (3.06%) Couchbase
13 8 (2.45%) RDBMS
14 7 (2.14%) Hazelcast
15 5 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 2 (0.61%) Data Mart
17 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
17 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
17 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
17 1 (0.31%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 186 (56.88%) Jenkins
2 106 (32.42%) Git (software)
3 67 (20.49%) Gradle
4 66 (20.18%) Cucumber
5 62 (18.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 54 (16.51%) IntelliJ
7 51 (15.60%) Sonatype Nexus
8 45 (13.76%) JIRA
8 45 (13.76%) JUnit
9 42 (12.84%) Eclipse
10 38 (11.62%) Bitbucket
11 33 (10.09%) Cypress.io
11 33 (10.09%) Mockito
11 33 (10.09%) Protractor
11 33 (10.09%) Storybook
12 27 (8.26%) Maven
13 22 (6.73%) Selenium
14 16 (4.89%) Vagrant
15 15 (4.59%) Appium
15 15 (4.59%) Artifactory
General
1 92 (28.13%) Finance
2 61 (18.65%) Banking
3 52 (15.90%) Law
4 41 (12.54%) Social Skills
5 23 (7.03%) Retail
6 21 (6.42%) Games
7 13 (3.98%) Presentation Skills
8 10 (3.06%) Marketing
9 8 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (2.45%) Electronics
10 4 (1.22%) Public Sector
11 2 (0.61%) Local Government
12 1 (0.31%) Advertising
12 1 (0.31%) Automotive
12 1 (0.31%) Back Office
12 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.31%) Legal
12 1 (0.31%) Publishing
12 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (31.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 87 (26.61%) Developer
3 67 (20.49%) Azure Engineer
4 61 (18.65%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 60 (18.35%) Azure DevOps
6 56 (17.13%) Java Developer
7 37 (11.31%) Software Engineer
8 24 (7.34%) Cloud Engineer
9 16 (4.89%) Java Engineer
9 16 (4.89%) Software Developer
10 15 (4.59%) Test Engineer
11 14 (4.28%) AWS Engineer
12 13 (3.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 13 (3.98%) Architect
12 13 (3.98%) Consultant
12 13 (3.98%) Lead Developer
12 13 (3.98%) Senior Developer
13 12 (3.67%) Senior Consultant
14 11 (3.36%) Administrator
14 11 (3.36%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (27.83%) Spring
2 69 (21.10%) RESTful
3 60 (18.35%) Node.js
4 58 (17.74%) CSS
5 53 (16.21%) Kafka
6 52 (15.90%) JSON
7 49 (14.98%) React
8 47 (14.37%) AngularJS
9 34 (10.40%) HTML
10 33 (10.09%) Express
10 33 (10.09%) Redux
10 33 (10.09%) Spark Streaming
10 33 (10.09%) Tailwind CSS
10 33 (10.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 33 (10.09%) WireMock
11 29 (8.87%) Play Framework
12 27 (8.26%) Web Services
13 26 (7.95%) Spring Boot
14 20 (6.12%) HTML5
14 20 (6.12%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 99 (30.28%) Linux Command Line
2 35 (10.70%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (4.28%) Public Cloud
4 12 (3.67%) e-Learning
5 11 (3.36%) Algorithms
6 9 (2.75%) User Experience
7 8 (2.45%) iPad
7 8 (2.45%) NHS
8 6 (1.83%) Cybercrime
9 5 (1.53%) Blog
9 5 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.22%) SWIFT
11 3 (0.92%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.92%) Derivative
11 3 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.92%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (0.61%) IVR
12 2 (0.61%) OTC Derivatives
12 2 (0.61%) Social Media
13 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 124 (37.92%) Linux
2 60 (18.35%) Unix
3 42 (12.84%) Windows
4 16 (4.89%) CentOS
5 7 (2.14%) Android
5 7 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.92%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.92%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (67.58%) DevOps
2 208 (63.61%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (29.66%) Infrastructure as Code
4 82 (25.08%) Problem-Solving
5 78 (23.85%) Continuous Integration
6 77 (23.55%) Microservices
7 68 (20.80%) Scrum
7 68 (20.80%) Software Engineering
8 65 (19.88%) TDD
9 64 (19.57%) Configuration Management
10 59 (18.04%) Test Automation
11 55 (16.82%) Analytics
12 53 (16.21%) Web Application Development
13 52 (15.90%) BDD
14 45 (13.76%) Computer Science
15 41 (12.54%) Kanban
16 40 (12.23%) Continuous Delivery
17 39 (11.93%) Digital Banking
18 33 (10.09%) Cross-Browser Testing
18 33 (10.09%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 262 (80.12%) Java
2 204 (62.39%) Python
3 162 (49.54%) JavaScript
4 108 (33.03%) Bash Shell
4 108 (33.03%) SQL
5 96 (29.36%) Ruby
6 86 (26.30%) PowerShell
7 82 (25.08%) Go
8 73 (22.32%) C#
9 62 (18.96%) TypeScript
10 58 (17.74%) PHP
11 47 (14.37%) Scala
12 46 (14.07%) Shell Script
13 26 (7.95%) Java 8
14 14 (4.28%) Perl
15 13 (3.98%) C++
16 10 (3.06%) PL/SQL
17 9 (2.75%) Kotlin
18 4 (1.22%) ES6
19 3 (0.92%) Rust
Qualifications
1 56 (17.13%) Degree
2 33 (10.09%) OCP
2 33 (10.09%) Oracle Certification
3 25 (7.65%) Security Cleared
4 20 (6.12%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.45%) AWS Certification
6 7 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.14%) TOGAF Certification
7 5 (1.53%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.22%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.92%) MCSA
10 1 (0.31%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.31%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.45%) QA
2 5 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 178 (54.43%) Docker
2 34 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (10.09%) HDFS
4 11 (3.36%) Active Directory
5 6 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 158 (48.32%) Kubernetes
2 156 (47.71%) Terraform
3 148 (45.26%) Ansible
4 101 (30.89%) Opscode Chef
5 62 (18.96%) Puppet
6 55 (16.82%) Grafana
6 55 (16.82%) Prometheus
7 13 (3.98%) Packer
8 5 (1.53%) logstash
9 4 (1.22%) Consul
9 4 (1.22%) HAProxy
9 4 (1.22%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.92%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.61%) Istio
11 2 (0.61%) yum
12 1 (0.31%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.31%) Kibana
Vendors
1 54 (16.51%) SaltStack
2 53 (16.21%) New Relic
3 42 (12.84%) VMware
4 37 (11.31%) Oracle
5 33 (10.09%) Okta
6 32 (9.79%) Google
7 31 (9.48%) Microsoft
8 20 (6.12%) Atlassian
9 12 (3.67%) Aquila
10 6 (1.83%) ServiceNow
10 6 (1.83%) Splunk
11 4 (1.22%) Murex
11 4 (1.22%) Solace
11 4 (1.22%) TOWER Software
12 3 (0.92%) MuleSoft
12 3 (0.92%) Perforce
12 3 (0.92%) SAP
13 2 (0.61%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
14 1 (0.31%) Bloomberg