Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 487 462 510
Rank change year-on-year -25 +48 +101
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 57 80 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.49% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 42 72 111
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £34,100 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% - -

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 17,551 16,213 20,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.60% 54.63% 52.60%
Number of salaries quoted 15,203 14,120 17,901
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -13 22 £70,000 +55.56% 3
East Sussex -5 15 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Thames Valley -31 11 £50,000 +2.56% 5
Berkshire -10 8 £43,750 -2.78% 1
West Sussex +1 5 £57,500 +35.29%
Surrey -2 3 £70,000 +7.69% 7
Oxfordshire -14 2 £63,000 -3.08% 3
Buckinghamshire -23 1 £62,500 +28.21% 1
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 49 (85.96%) Java
2 29 (50.88%) Linux
3 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
5 19 (33.33%) HTML
5 19 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 17 (29.82%) MVC
7 15 (26.32%) Scrum
7 15 (26.32%) REST
8 14 (24.56%) Gradle
8 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
9 13 (22.81%) DevOps
9 13 (22.81%) J2EE
9 13 (22.81%) SQL
9 13 (22.81%) Windows
9 13 (22.81%) Python
10 12 (21.05%) CSS
10 12 (21.05%) Unix
10 12 (21.05%) jQuery
10 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
10 12 (21.05%) Test Automation
11 11 (19.30%) Android
11 11 (19.30%) Scala
11 11 (19.30%) Apple iOS
11 11 (19.30%) Android Development
11 11 (19.30%) iOS Development
11 11 (19.30%) Kubernetes
11 11 (19.30%) JIRA
12 10 (17.54%) Web Services
12 10 (17.54%) Continuous Delivery

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 6 (10.53%) JBoss
1 6 (10.53%) WildFly
2 4 (7.02%) Apache Spark
2 4 (7.02%) Confluence
3 2 (3.51%) Apache
3 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.75%) Drupal
4 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.75%) nginx
4 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (10.53%) GitHub
2 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.77%) Geospatial Data
2 5 (8.77%) GIS
2 5 (8.77%) Hadoop
2 5 (8.77%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.77%) MySQL
2 5 (8.77%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.02%) Redis
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.51%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.75%) Big Data
6 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Gradle
1 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
2 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 11 (19.30%) JIRA
4 6 (10.53%) SonarQube
4 6 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (8.77%) JUnit
5 5 (8.77%) Selenium
5 5 (8.77%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.51%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.51%) JMeter
6 2 (3.51%) jMock
6 2 (3.51%) Maven
6 2 (3.51%) TestNG
6 2 (3.51%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.75%) Mockito
7 1 (1.75%) Spock
7 1 (1.75%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
1 3 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) Developer
2 25 (43.86%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.54%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Junior
6 3 (5.26%) Junior Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Junior Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Junior Technical Support
6 3 (5.26%) Junior Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Support
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Data Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.33%) HTML
2 15 (26.32%) REST
3 13 (22.81%) J2EE
4 12 (21.05%) CSS
4 12 (21.05%) jQuery
5 10 (17.54%) Web Services
6 9 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 9 (15.79%) Java EE
7 8 (14.04%) .NET
7 8 (14.04%) Hibernate
7 8 (14.04%) React
8 7 (12.28%) Spring
9 6 (10.53%) HTML5
10 5 (8.77%) Apache Flex
10 5 (8.77%) JNI
11 4 (7.02%) RESTful
12 3 (5.26%) Gherkin
12 3 (5.26%) Grails
12 3 (5.26%) LAMP
12 3 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.88%) Linux
2 13 (22.81%) Windows
3 12 (21.05%) Unix
4 11 (19.30%) Android
4 11 (19.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 17 (29.82%) MVC
4 15 (26.32%) Scrum
5 13 (22.81%) DevOps
6 12 (21.05%) Test Automation
7 11 (19.30%) Android Development
7 11 (19.30%) iOS Development
8 10 (17.54%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
10 7 (12.28%) Information Management
10 7 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (12.28%) SDLC
10 7 (12.28%) TDD
11 6 (10.53%) Mathematics
12 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (8.77%) Security Testing
13 4 (7.02%) Deployment Automation
14 3 (5.26%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 49 (85.96%) Java
2 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
3 13 (22.81%) Python
3 13 (22.81%) SQL
4 11 (19.30%) Scala
5 8 (14.04%) C#
6 6 (10.53%) Bash Shell
6 6 (10.53%) C++
6 6 (10.53%) Perl
7 5 (8.77%) ActionScript
7 5 (8.77%) C
7 5 (8.77%) Java 8
8 4 (7.02%) PHP
9 2 (3.51%) Ruby
9 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.75%) Clojure
10 1 (1.75%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.51%) ISEB
3 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.75%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.75%) DICOM
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Docker
2 3 (5.26%) NFS
2 3 (5.26%) oVirt
2 3 (5.26%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) Kubernetes
2 9 (15.79%) Ansible
3 8 (14.04%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (14.04%) Terraform
4 4 (7.02%) Puppet
5 2 (3.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.75%) Grafana
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Atlassian
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle
2 3 (5.26%) Capita
3 1 (1.75%) TIBCO