Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 442 417 399
Rank change year-on-year -25 -18 +105
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 332 469 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.57% 0.68% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 1.21% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 289 375 415
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £112,500 £106,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +8.11%

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 33,187 38,827 37,864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.53% 56.02% 55.39%
Number of salaries quoted 27,848 32,053 32,354
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Groovy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in London

Groovy
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy in London.

Salary trend for Groovy in London

Groovy
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in London over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Groovy in London

Groovy
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the London region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Central London +17 69 £70,000 +3.70% 6
West London +35 9 £55,000 -15.38%
South London +6 1 - -
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 London region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 212 (63.86%) Java
2 175 (52.71%) Python
3 160 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
4 139 (41.87%) DevOps
5 127 (38.25%) Docker
6 103 (31.02%) Scala
7 99 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
8 97 (29.22%) Linux
9 92 (27.71%) Git (software)
10 90 (27.11%) Finance
11 86 (25.90%) JavaScript
12 85 (25.60%) Kubernetes
13 80 (24.10%) Microsoft Azure
14 77 (23.19%) Banking
14 77 (23.19%) Spring
15 72 (21.69%) Scrum
15 72 (21.69%) Google Cloud Platform
16 71 (21.39%) Ansible
16 71 (21.39%) Ruby
17 69 (20.78%) Gradle
17 69 (20.78%) Problem-Solving
18 67 (20.18%) Jenkins
18 67 (20.18%) Software Engineering
19 65 (19.58%) Maven
19 65 (19.58%) Terraform
20 63 (18.98%) Big Data
20 63 (18.98%) TDD
21 61 (18.37%) SQL
22 57 (17.17%) Web Services
22 57 (17.17%) SDLC

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 31 (9.34%) Apache Spark
2 29 (8.73%) Elasticsearch
3 28 (8.43%) Apache Pig
4 18 (5.42%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.11%) nginx
5 7 (2.11%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.81%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.81%) WildFly
7 5 (1.51%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.60%) CMS
9 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.30%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.30%) Confluence
9 1 (0.30%) JBoss
9 1 (0.30%) Liferay
9 1 (0.30%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (2.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (2.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.30%) HFM
2 1 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.30%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 99 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (24.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 72 (21.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 31 (9.34%) PaaS
5 25 (7.53%) IaaS
6 12 (3.61%) Azure Stack
6 12 (3.61%) IBM Cloud
7 10 (3.01%) npm
8 7 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.51%) GitHub
10 4 (1.20%) NuGet
10 4 (1.20%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.90%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.90%) AWS OpsWorks
12 1 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.22%) Firewall
2 7 (2.11%) BIG-IP
2 7 (2.11%) DMZ
3 1 (0.30%) AMQP
3 1 (0.30%) Network Security
3 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (18.98%) Big Data
2 32 (9.64%) Hadoop
3 30 (9.04%) MySQL
3 30 (9.04%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (8.73%) NoSQL
5 22 (6.63%) MongoDB
6 21 (6.33%) Relational Database
7 20 (6.02%) SQL Server
8 19 (5.72%) Neo4j
9 15 (4.52%) CouchDB
10 9 (2.71%) HBase
11 8 (2.41%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.51%) Blockchain
13 5 (1.51%) Redis
14 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.60%) Aerospike
16 1 (0.30%) Azkaban
16 1 (0.30%) MarkLogic
16 1 (0.30%) Oracle Smart View
Development Applications
1 92 (27.71%) Git (software)
2 69 (20.78%) Gradle
3 67 (20.18%) Jenkins
4 65 (19.58%) Maven
5 45 (13.55%) Ant
6 41 (12.35%) Cucumber
7 38 (11.45%) JIRA
8 22 (6.63%) Bitbucket
9 21 (6.33%) Spock
9 21 (6.33%) Subversion
10 17 (5.12%) JUnit
11 15 (4.52%) CircleCI
11 15 (4.52%) Travis CI
12 14 (4.22%) git-flow
13 12 (3.61%) TeamCity
14 10 (3.01%) gulp
14 10 (3.01%) Selenium
14 10 (3.01%) SoapUI
15 8 (2.41%) Vagrant
16 7 (2.11%) WebDriver
General
1 90 (27.11%) Finance
2 77 (23.19%) Banking
3 40 (12.05%) Law
4 36 (10.84%) Retail
5 18 (5.42%) Advertising
6 13 (3.92%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.11%) Games
8 6 (1.81%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.81%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.90%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.60%) Back Office
10 2 (0.60%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Automotive
11 1 (0.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 88 (26.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 82 (24.70%) Developer
3 75 (22.59%) Java Developer
4 27 (8.13%) Consultant
5 24 (7.23%) Analyst
5 24 (7.23%) Java Engineer
5 24 (7.23%) JIRA Consultant
5 24 (7.23%) Technical Consultant
6 22 (6.63%) AWS DevOps
6 22 (6.63%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 22 (6.63%) AWS Engineer
7 21 (6.33%) Platform Engineer
7 21 (6.33%) Senior Developer
7 21 (6.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 20 (6.02%) Software Engineer
9 18 (5.42%) Lead DevOps
9 18 (5.42%) Python Engineer
10 17 (5.12%) Java Software Engineer
11 16 (4.82%) Linux Engineer
11 16 (4.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (23.19%) Spring
2 57 (17.17%) Web Services
3 52 (15.66%) REST
4 45 (13.55%) XML
5 34 (10.24%) Node.js
6 27 (8.13%) SOAP
7 26 (7.83%) Grails
8 23 (6.93%) HTML
8 23 (6.93%) Spring Boot
9 22 (6.63%) CSS
10 20 (6.02%) RESTful
11 18 (5.42%) .NET
11 18 (5.42%) Spring MVC
12 17 (5.12%) JSON
13 16 (4.82%) JRuby
13 16 (4.82%) Kafka
14 15 (4.52%) Express
15 14 (4.22%) Ajax
15 14 (4.22%) XML Schema
16 13 (3.92%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.95%) Fintech
2 36 (10.84%) Greenfield Project
3 22 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.82%) Mobile App
5 14 (4.22%) Algorithms
5 14 (4.22%) Data Structures
5 14 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.61%) Hybrid Cloud
6 12 (3.61%) Public Cloud
6 12 (3.61%) User Experience
7 9 (2.71%) Mainframe
7 9 (2.71%) Virtual Team
8 7 (2.11%) Reinsurance
9 6 (1.81%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.90%) Over-the-Top Content
11 3 (0.90%) Video on Demand
11 3 (0.90%) Video\Live Streaming
12 1 (0.30%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.30%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 97 (29.22%) Linux
2 44 (13.25%) Unix
3 21 (6.33%) Windows
4 6 (1.81%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.60%) Android
5 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.30%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (41.87%) DevOps
3 72 (21.69%) Scrum
4 69 (20.78%) Problem-Solving
5 67 (20.18%) Software Engineering
6 63 (18.98%) TDD
7 57 (17.17%) SDLC
8 53 (15.96%) BDD
9 50 (15.06%) Machine Learning
10 49 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
11 46 (13.86%) Test Automation
12 36 (10.84%) Infrastructure as Code
13 35 (10.54%) Data Science
14 34 (10.24%) Open Source
15 33 (9.94%) Microservices
16 31 (9.34%) Kanban
17 26 (7.83%) Continuous Delivery
18 25 (7.53%) Coaching
18 25 (7.53%) ETL
18 25 (7.53%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 212 (63.86%) Java
2 175 (52.71%) Python
3 103 (31.02%) Scala
4 86 (25.90%) JavaScript
5 71 (21.39%) Ruby
6 61 (18.37%) SQL
7 51 (15.36%) Bash Shell
8 50 (15.06%) Perl
9 43 (12.95%) Java 8
10 34 (10.24%) Shell Script
11 23 (6.93%) C#
12 20 (6.02%) Kotlin
13 18 (5.42%) Go
14 12 (3.61%) Clojure
15 11 (3.31%) Jython
16 10 (3.01%) C++
17 9 (2.71%) Java 9
18 8 (2.41%) PL/SQL
19 4 (1.20%) TypeScript
20 3 (0.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (8.43%) Degree
2 9 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.11%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.81%) ISEB
4 6 (1.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.20%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.20%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.90%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.60%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.30%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.53%) QA
2 5 (1.51%) SLA
3 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 127 (38.25%) Docker
2 6 (1.81%) HDFS
3 5 (1.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 85 (25.60%) Kubernetes
2 71 (21.39%) Ansible
3 65 (19.58%) Terraform
4 49 (14.76%) Puppet
5 32 (9.64%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (8.43%) Nagios
7 22 (6.63%) Rancher
8 7 (2.11%) Prometheus
9 6 (1.81%) Grafana
9 6 (1.81%) Graphite
9 6 (1.81%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.60%) Control-M
11 1 (0.30%) Istio
Vendors
1 43 (12.95%) Google
2 37 (11.14%) Microsoft
3 30 (9.04%) Oracle
4 28 (8.43%) Cloudera
5 25 (7.53%) Atlassian
6 14 (4.22%) IBM
7 10 (3.01%) Talend
8 9 (2.71%) F5
8 9 (2.71%) NVIDIA
8 9 (2.71%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.11%) Splunk
10 5 (1.51%) Dynatrace
10 5 (1.51%) MKS
10 5 (1.51%) New Relic
11 4 (1.20%) Cognizant
11 4 (1.20%) Murex
12 3 (0.90%) Charles River
13 1 (0.30%) Facebook
13 1 (0.30%) Hyperion
13 1 (0.30%) Sitecore