Period
to 30 July 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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
UK > England
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 475 543 682
Rank change year-on-year +68 +139 -52
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 586 235 438
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.58% 0.37% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 0.66% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 248 201 375
10th Percentile £45,000 £40,284 £36,050
25th Percentile £51,188 £50,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% - -
75th Percentile £72,813 £82,500 £81,250
90th Percentile £95,375 £93,750 £95,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% 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 55,916 35,572 71,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.60% 56.32% 53.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38,742 29,909 59,784
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £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 £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -27 245 £65,000 -3.70% 59
South East +53 215 £50,000 -28.57% 13
North of England -21 82 £60,000 +9.09% 17
Yorkshire -21 62 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Midlands -54 18 £50,000 - 17
East of England -26 17 £71,250 - 6
North West -45 17 £60,000 -5.88% 8
East Midlands - 10 £50,000 - 5
West Midlands -67 8 £55,000 +10.00% 12
South West -87 7 £51,000 -7.27% 1
North East - 3 £31,500 -
Groovy
UK

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 503 (85.84%) Java
2 403 (68.77%) Agile Software Development
3 381 (65.02%) DevOps
4 368 (62.80%) Python
5 335 (57.17%) Jenkins
6 317 (54.10%) Ansible
7 298 (50.85%) Git (software)
8 266 (45.39%) Linux
9 262 (44.71%) React
10 261 (44.54%) PostgreSQL
11 254 (43.34%) Finance
11 254 (43.34%) AWS
12 251 (42.83%) Node.js
12 251 (42.83%) Redis
13 247 (42.15%) Software Engineering
14 245 (41.81%) Linux Command Line
15 232 (39.59%) JSON
15 232 (39.59%) Docker
16 231 (39.42%) Microservices
17 228 (38.91%) Degree
18 224 (38.23%) MariaDB
19 216 (36.86%) Spring
20 211 (36.01%) Banking
21 210 (35.84%) Azure
22 208 (35.49%) Gradle
23 206 (35.15%) Computer Science
24 204 (34.81%) GitHub
25 203 (34.64%) Redux
26 202 (34.47%) Terraform
26 202 (34.47%) JavaScript

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
1 178 (30.38%) Apache
2 168 (28.67%) Apache Spark
3 166 (28.33%) GemFire
4 35 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (4.10%) Confluence
6 9 (1.54%) Apache Solr
6 9 (1.54%) nginx
7 6 (1.02%) SAS
8 5 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (0.68%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.34%) Anypoint
10 2 (0.34%) CMS
10 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.34%) Mule
10 2 (0.34%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.17%) JBoss
11 1 (0.17%) MTS
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.68%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 254 (43.34%) AWS
2 210 (35.84%) Azure
3 204 (34.81%) GitHub
4 123 (20.99%) GCP
5 106 (18.09%) Amazon Kinesis
6 90 (15.36%) Datadog
7 66 (11.26%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 64 (10.92%) Pulumi
9 57 (9.73%) Serverless
10 47 (8.02%) PaaS
11 40 (6.83%) OpenShift
12 28 (4.78%) SaaS
13 24 (4.10%) AWS CloudFormation
14 21 (3.58%) Amazon EC2
15 16 (2.73%) AWS Lambda
16 14 (2.39%) Amazon EKS
16 14 (2.39%) Amazon S3
16 14 (2.39%) IaaS
17 10 (1.71%) BrowserStack
17 10 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (7.51%) HTTP
2 12 (2.05%) Firewall
3 8 (1.37%) DSL
4 5 (0.85%) 5G
4 5 (0.85%) Broadband
5 4 (0.68%) FIX Connectivity
6 3 (0.51%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.17%) DNS
7 1 (0.17%) FTP
7 1 (0.17%) IMAP
7 1 (0.17%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.17%) SMTP
7 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (44.54%) PostgreSQL
2 251 (42.83%) Redis
3 224 (38.23%) MariaDB
4 167 (28.50%) HBase
5 166 (28.33%) Relational Database
6 157 (26.79%) NoSQL
7 113 (19.28%) MongoDB
8 100 (17.06%) Big Data
9 99 (16.89%) MySQL
10 73 (12.46%) Azure SQL Database
11 32 (5.46%) SQL Server
12 28 (4.78%) Amazon Aurora
13 13 (2.22%) Aerospike
14 11 (1.88%) Oracle Database
15 10 (1.71%) Couchbase
16 9 (1.54%) Hazelcast
17 7 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 7 (1.19%) Apache Hive
18 6 (1.02%) Spotfire
18 6 (1.02%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 335 (57.17%) Jenkins
2 298 (50.85%) Git (software)
3 208 (35.49%) Gradle
4 196 (33.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 192 (32.76%) Cucumber
6 179 (30.55%) JUnit
7 172 (29.35%) Eclipse
8 170 (29.01%) IntelliJ
9 166 (28.33%) Cypress.io
9 166 (28.33%) Protractor
9 166 (28.33%) Storybook
10 161 (27.47%) Mockito
11 110 (18.77%) Artifactory
12 70 (11.95%) SonarQube
13 65 (11.09%) Team Foundation Server
14 48 (8.19%) Bitbucket
15 44 (7.51%) JIRA
16 43 (7.34%) Maven
17 30 (5.12%) Selenium
18 24 (4.10%) GitLab
General
1 254 (43.34%) Finance
2 211 (36.01%) Banking
3 195 (33.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 194 (33.11%) Law
5 84 (14.33%) Social Skills
6 47 (8.02%) Marketing
7 42 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
8 38 (6.48%) Retail
9 12 (2.05%) Games
10 10 (1.71%) Retail Banking
11 9 (1.54%) Advertising
12 8 (1.37%) Presentation Skills
13 7 (1.19%) Public Sector
14 6 (1.02%) Front Office
14 6 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (1.02%) Social Science
15 5 (0.85%) Documentation Skills
15 5 (0.85%) Electronics
16 2 (0.34%) Local Government
16 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 172 (29.35%) Software Engineer
2 157 (26.79%) Developer
3 133 (22.70%) DevOps Engineer
4 72 (12.29%) Azure Engineer
5 70 (11.95%) Java Developer
6 69 (11.77%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 68 (11.60%) Azure DevOps
7 68 (11.60%) Principal Engineer
7 68 (11.60%) Principal Software Engineer
8 50 (8.53%) Lead Software Engineer
9 44 (7.51%) Lead Developer
10 38 (6.48%) Software Developer
11 36 (6.14%) Senior Software Engineer
12 35 (5.97%) Lead Software Developer
13 28 (4.78%) Senior Developer
14 26 (4.44%) Architect
15 25 (4.27%) Cloud Engineer
16 22 (3.75%) Java Engineer
17 14 (2.39%) AWS Engineer
17 14 (2.39%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (44.71%) React
2 251 (42.83%) Node.js
3 232 (39.59%) JSON
4 216 (36.86%) Spring
5 203 (34.64%) Redux
6 199 (33.96%) CSS
7 192 (32.76%) RESTful
8 191 (32.59%) AngularJS
9 186 (31.74%) Kafka
10 179 (30.55%) Play Framework
11 168 (28.67%) Express
12 166 (28.33%) Spark Streaming
12 166 (28.33%) Tailwind CSS
12 166 (28.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 161 (27.47%) WireMock
14 118 (20.14%) RabbitMQ
15 116 (19.80%) LAMP
16 115 (19.62%) LAPP Stack
17 50 (8.53%) Web Services
18 49 (8.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 245 (41.81%) Linux Command Line
2 113 (19.28%) User Experience
3 73 (12.46%) Self-Motivation
4 20 (3.41%) Blog
5 16 (2.73%) Algorithms
6 13 (2.22%) Public Cloud
6 13 (2.22%) Social Media
6 13 (2.22%) Virtual Team
7 11 (1.88%) Derivative
7 11 (1.88%) Equities
7 11 (1.88%) Fixed Income
8 10 (1.71%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.37%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.19%) Cybercrime
10 7 (1.19%) Legacy Applications
11 6 (1.02%) Market Risk
12 4 (0.68%) iPad
12 4 (0.68%) NHS
12 4 (0.68%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 266 (45.39%) Linux
2 199 (33.96%) Unix
3 27 (4.61%) Windows
4 13 (2.22%) CentOS
5 9 (1.54%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.19%) Android
7 4 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.17%) AIX
8 1 (0.17%) Alpine Linux
8 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.17%) Solaris
8 1 (0.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (68.77%) Agile Software Development
2 381 (65.02%) DevOps
3 247 (42.15%) Software Engineering
4 231 (39.42%) Microservices
5 206 (35.15%) Computer Science
6 183 (31.23%) Digital Banking
7 172 (29.35%) Validation
8 166 (28.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 153 (26.11%) TDD
10 152 (25.94%) Problem-Solving
11 144 (24.57%) Full Stack Development
12 143 (24.40%) OO
13 138 (23.55%) BDD
13 138 (23.55%) Scrum
14 130 (22.18%) Open Source
15 126 (21.50%) Business Continuity
16 119 (20.31%) High Availability
16 119 (20.31%) Software Testing
17 112 (19.11%) Infrastructure as Code
18 107 (18.26%) Clean Code
Programming Languages
1 503 (85.84%) Java
2 368 (62.80%) Python
3 202 (34.47%) JavaScript
4 187 (31.91%) Shell Script
5 146 (24.91%) SQL
6 121 (20.65%) Bash Shell
7 99 (16.89%) PHP
7 99 (16.89%) PowerShell
8 97 (16.55%) Go
9 96 (16.38%) Ruby
10 90 (15.36%) C#
11 71 (12.12%) TypeScript
12 56 (9.56%) Scala
13 41 (7.00%) Kotlin
14 35 (5.97%) Java 8
15 24 (4.10%) Java 11
16 15 (2.56%) Perl
17 12 (2.05%) C++
17 12 (2.05%) PL/SQL
18 11 (1.88%) C
Qualifications
1 228 (38.91%) Degree
2 162 (27.65%) OCP
2 162 (27.65%) Oracle Certification
3 35 (5.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (2.90%) Security Cleared
5 15 (2.56%) AWS Certification
6 13 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.71%) TOGAF Certification
8 5 (0.85%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.68%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.63%) QA
2 5 (0.85%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 232 (39.59%) Docker
2 166 (28.33%) HDFS
3 115 (19.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.51%) Firmware
7 1 (0.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 317 (54.10%) Ansible
2 202 (34.47%) Terraform
3 177 (30.20%) Kubernetes
4 140 (23.89%) Opscode Chef
5 97 (16.55%) Puppet
6 74 (12.63%) Prometheus
7 66 (11.26%) Grafana
8 9 (1.54%) Istio
9 6 (1.02%) logstash
10 5 (0.85%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (0.68%) Rancher
11 4 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.34%) Consul
12 2 (0.34%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.34%) Kibana
12 2 (0.34%) Nagios
12 2 (0.34%) yum
13 1 (0.17%) HP Fortify
13 1 (0.17%) Sysdig
13 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 171 (29.18%) VMware
2 166 (28.33%) Okta
3 63 (10.75%) New Relic
3 63 (10.75%) SaltStack
4 56 (9.56%) Oracle
5 50 (8.53%) Google
6 30 (5.12%) Microsoft
7 19 (3.24%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (3.07%) Atlassian
9 14 (2.39%) Splunk
10 12 (2.05%) Red Hat
11 9 (1.54%) Facebook
12 8 (1.37%) Instagram
13 7 (1.19%) Dynatrace
14 6 (1.02%) Murex
15 5 (0.85%) Apple
15 5 (0.85%) Jedox
16 4 (0.68%) Solace
16 4 (0.68%) TOWER Software
17 3 (0.51%) SAP