Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 459 443 481
Rank change year-on-year -16 +38 +131
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 78 95 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 0.59% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 61 66 121
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £41,313 £38,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -

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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 16,868 16,031 18,961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.01% 55.20% 52.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14,634 13,923 16,828
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Groovy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in the South East

Groovy
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Groovy in the South East

Groovy
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in the South East over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Groovy in the South East

Groovy
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. 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
Hampshire -6 30 £70,000 +53.01% 1
East Sussex -4 13 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Surrey +15 10 £55,000 -15.38% 7
Thames Valley -45 10 £62,500 +25.00% 2
West Sussex +6 9 £41,500 -24.55%
Berkshire -31 6 £43,750 +6.06% 1
Kent - 5 £31,000 -
Oxfordshire -13 3 £68,500 +7.03%
Buckinghamshire -4 1 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Sussex -9 1 £50,000 -
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 62 (79.49%) Java
2 36 (46.15%) Linux
3 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 28 (35.90%) Unit Testing
6 27 (34.62%) HTML
7 23 (29.49%) SQL
8 22 (28.21%) Jenkins
9 21 (26.92%) Test Automation
10 20 (25.64%) Python
11 19 (24.36%) JIRA
12 18 (23.08%) CSS
13 17 (21.79%) J2EE
13 17 (21.79%) jQuery
14 16 (20.51%) REST
14 16 (20.51%) Gradle
14 16 (20.51%) DevOps
15 15 (19.23%) Android Development
15 15 (19.23%) iOS Development
15 15 (19.23%) Apple iOS
15 15 (19.23%) Android
15 15 (19.23%) Scrum
16 14 (17.95%) Unix
16 14 (17.95%) Kubernetes
17 13 (16.67%) Selenium
17 13 (16.67%) Spring
18 12 (15.38%) Java EE
18 12 (15.38%) Hibernate
18 12 (15.38%) MVC
18 12 (15.38%) Windows

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (10.26%) Confluence
2 4 (5.13%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.13%) JBoss
2 4 (5.13%) WildFly
3 2 (2.56%) Apache
3 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.28%) Drupal
4 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.28%) nginx
4 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.10%) GitHub
2 8 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.56%) Lucidchart
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.28%) npm
4 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) CDMA
1 5 (6.41%) GSM
1 5 (6.41%) LTE
1 5 (6.41%) UMTS
2 3 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) SMS
3 1 (1.28%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) MySQL
2 5 (6.41%) Hadoop
2 5 (6.41%) MongoDB
2 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.13%) Geospatial Data
3 4 (5.13%) GIS
3 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.56%) Redis
6 1 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.28%) Big Data
6 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.28%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 22 (28.21%) Jenkins
2 19 (24.36%) JIRA
3 16 (20.51%) Gradle
4 13 (16.67%) Selenium
5 12 (15.38%) JUnit
6 11 (14.10%) Git (software)
6 11 (14.10%) WebDriver
7 10 (12.82%) SoapUI
8 8 (10.26%) JMeter
8 8 (10.26%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (8.97%) SonarQube
10 6 (7.69%) Cucumber
10 6 (7.69%) jMock
10 6 (7.69%) TestNG
11 3 (3.85%) Maven
11 3 (3.85%) Spock
12 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
12 2 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (2.56%) Subversion
12 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.97%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Retail
3 3 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.85%) Automotive
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (53.85%) Developer
2 34 (43.59%) Java Developer
3 14 (17.95%) Software Developer
4 13 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (14.10%) Developer in Test
6 9 (11.54%) Tester
7 7 (8.97%) Java Software Developer
8 6 (7.69%) Java Developer in Test
8 6 (7.69%) Java Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Automation Tester
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Software Tester
9 5 (6.41%) Test Automation Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Administrator
10 3 (3.85%) Junior
10 3 (3.85%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (34.62%) HTML
2 18 (23.08%) CSS
3 17 (21.79%) J2EE
3 17 (21.79%) jQuery
4 16 (20.51%) REST
5 13 (16.67%) Spring
6 12 (15.38%) Hibernate
6 12 (15.38%) Java EE
6 12 (15.38%) Web Services
7 10 (12.82%) AngularJS
8 8 (10.26%) React
9 7 (8.97%) HTML5
10 6 (7.69%) .NET
11 4 (5.13%) Apache Flex
11 4 (5.13%) JNI
11 4 (5.13%) XML
12 3 (3.85%) JPA
12 3 (3.85%) Lucene
12 3 (3.85%) SOAP
12 3 (3.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (3.85%) Wiki
3 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (46.15%) Linux
2 15 (19.23%) Android
2 15 (19.23%) Apple iOS
3 14 (17.95%) Unix
4 12 (15.38%) Windows
5 7 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.41%) CentOS
7 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.90%) Unit Testing
3 21 (26.92%) Test Automation
4 16 (20.51%) DevOps
5 15 (19.23%) Android Development
5 15 (19.23%) iOS Development
5 15 (19.23%) Scrum
6 12 (15.38%) MVC
6 12 (15.38%) SDET
7 11 (14.10%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
8 10 (12.82%) TDD
9 9 (11.54%) Validation
10 8 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (10.26%) Mathematics
10 8 (10.26%) Regression Testing
10 8 (10.26%) SDLC
10 8 (10.26%) Security Testing
10 8 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (8.97%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 62 (79.49%) Java
2 30 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 23 (29.49%) SQL
4 20 (25.64%) Python
5 11 (14.10%) Bash Shell
5 11 (14.10%) Scala
6 8 (10.26%) Perl
7 6 (7.69%) C#
7 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 5 (6.41%) Java 8
9 4 (5.13%) ActionScript
9 4 (5.13%) C
9 4 (5.13%) C++
10 3 (3.85%) PHP
10 3 (3.85%) Ruby
11 1 (1.28%) Clojure
11 1 (1.28%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) ISEB
1 11 (14.10%) ISTQB
2 9 (11.54%) Degree
3 5 (6.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (6.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.85%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) DICOM
3 2 (2.56%) ISO 13485
3 2 (2.56%) ISO 26262
3 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Docker
2 3 (3.85%) NFS
3 1 (1.28%) oVirt
3 1 (1.28%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 14 (17.95%) Kubernetes
2 11 (14.10%) Ansible
3 10 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (10.26%) Terraform
5 3 (3.85%) Puppet
6 1 (1.28%) Grafana
6 1 (1.28%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (11.54%) Atlassian
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle
3 6 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.85%) Capita
5 2 (2.56%) IBM
5 2 (2.56%) MKS
5 2 (2.56%) Siemens
6 1 (1.28%) TIBCO