Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England > South East
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 336 499 509
Rank change year-on-year +163 +10 -34
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 59 23 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.37% 0.088% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 0.16% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 42 12 31
Median annual salary £70,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.37% -5.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £43,250 £37,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £69,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £63,000
% change year-on-year - +3.17% +6.78%

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 8,906 14,234 17,805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.20% 54.67% 58.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7,532 12,088 15,507
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Groovy as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Groovy in the South East.

Salary trend for Groovy in the South East

Groovy
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Groovy in the South East over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 2020. 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
Thames Valley +111 42 £70,000 +5.26%
Berkshire +89 35 £75,000 +12.78%
West Sussex - 9 - -
Oxfordshire - 6 £46,604 -
Hampshire +56 5 £79,500 +67.37% 2
Surrey +58 2 £66,250 +47.22%
Kent +36 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £63,250 -
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 38 (64.41%) Java
2 34 (57.63%) Jenkins
3 27 (45.76%) DevOps
4 26 (44.07%) Python
5 24 (40.68%) Docker
6 20 (33.90%) Ansible
7 19 (32.20%) Kubernetes
7 19 (32.20%) Git (software)
8 18 (30.51%) AWS
8 18 (30.51%) Terraform
9 17 (28.81%) Azure
9 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
10 14 (23.73%) Scala
10 14 (23.73%) Linux
10 14 (23.73%) Scrum
11 13 (22.03%) C++
11 13 (22.03%) Degree
12 12 (20.34%) Test Automation
12 12 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (20.34%) Oracle
12 12 (20.34%) Web Services
12 12 (20.34%) C
12 12 (20.34%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (18.64%) Opscode Chef
13 11 (18.64%) Kanban
14 10 (16.95%) Maven
14 10 (16.95%) Selenium
14 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
14 10 (16.95%) Cucumber

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 5 (8.47%) Apache
1 5 (8.47%) Apache Solr
1 5 (8.47%) Confluence
2 3 (5.08%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 18 (30.51%) AWS
2 17 (28.81%) Azure
3 7 (11.86%) SaaS
4 6 (10.17%) Boomi
5 5 (8.47%) Google Analytics
6 4 (6.78%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (6.78%) GCP
7 3 (5.08%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (3.39%) BrowserStack
8 2 (3.39%) GitHub
8 2 (3.39%) Serverless
9 1 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (1.69%) Amazon Glacier
9 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
9 1 (1.69%) PaaS
9 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) HTTP
2 2 (3.39%) DSL
2 2 (3.39%) Firewall
3 1 (1.69%) CDMA
3 1 (1.69%) DNS
3 1 (1.69%) FTP
3 1 (1.69%) GSM
3 1 (1.69%) LTE
3 1 (1.69%) SMTP
3 1 (1.69%) SSH
3 1 (1.69%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Big Data
1 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.47%) JasperReports
3 3 (5.08%) MariaDB
4 2 (3.39%) DB2
4 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.39%) MySQL
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.69%) Essbase
5 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Smart View
5 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (57.63%) Jenkins
2 19 (32.20%) Git (software)
3 10 (16.95%) Cucumber
3 10 (16.95%) Maven
3 10 (16.95%) Selenium
4 7 (11.86%) REST Assured
5 6 (10.17%) CMake
5 6 (10.17%) Eclipse
5 6 (10.17%) Gerrit
5 6 (10.17%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (10.17%) Vagrant
6 5 (8.47%) JIRA
6 5 (8.47%) Subversion
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (6.78%) Postman
8 3 (5.08%) Gradle
9 2 (3.39%) Appium
9 2 (3.39%) Mocha
9 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
9 2 (3.39%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (11.86%) Test Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Build and Release Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Build and Release Manager
3 6 (10.17%) Build Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Build Manager
3 6 (10.17%) Release Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Release Manager
3 6 (10.17%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Python Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) QA Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Architect
6 3 (5.08%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (5.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) Web Services
2 8 (13.56%) RESTful
3 7 (11.86%) Gherkin
3 7 (11.86%) Spring
3 7 (11.86%) XML
4 6 (10.17%) REST
5 5 (8.47%) Apache Commons
5 5 (8.47%) RAML
5 5 (8.47%) Swagger
5 5 (8.47%) Velocity
5 5 (8.47%) WSDL
5 5 (8.47%) XSD
5 5 (8.47%) ZK
6 3 (5.08%) JSON
7 2 (3.39%) Apache NiFi
7 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (3.39%) Chai
7 2 (3.39%) Enzyme
7 2 (3.39%) Jest
7 2 (3.39%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.39%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Linux
2 8 (13.56%) Windows
3 6 (10.17%) Unix
4 1 (1.69%) CentOS
4 1 (1.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) DevOps
2 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (23.73%) Scrum
3 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
4 12 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (20.34%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (20.34%) Test Automation
5 11 (18.64%) Kanban
6 10 (16.95%) Acceptance Criteria
7 9 (15.25%) Analytics
7 9 (15.25%) Performance Testing
8 8 (13.56%) Configuration Management
8 8 (13.56%) Exploratory Testing
8 8 (13.56%) User Stories
9 7 (11.86%) API Testing
9 7 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (11.86%) Defect Management
9 7 (11.86%) Process Improvement
9 7 (11.86%) Security Testing
9 7 (11.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (64.41%) Java
2 26 (44.07%) Python
3 14 (23.73%) Scala
4 13 (22.03%) C++
5 12 (20.34%) C
6 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
7 9 (15.25%) Bash Shell
8 8 (13.56%) C#
9 5 (8.47%) Bourne shell
9 5 (8.47%) Jython
10 3 (5.08%) Korn
10 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
10 3 (5.08%) Ruby
11 2 (3.39%) Go
11 2 (3.39%) VB
12 1 (1.69%) Java 8
12 1 (1.69%) Perl
12 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) QA
System Software
1 24 (40.68%) Docker
2 2 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.69%) Firmware
3 1 (1.69%) HDFS
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (33.90%) Ansible
2 19 (32.20%) Kubernetes
3 18 (30.51%) Terraform
4 11 (18.64%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (10.17%) CFEngine
5 6 (10.17%) Puppet
6 2 (3.39%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (3.39%) HP ALM
7 1 (1.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Oracle
2 7 (11.86%) Google
3 6 (10.17%) Anaplan
3 6 (10.17%) Dell
3 6 (10.17%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (8.47%) hybris
5 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.39%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.39%) HP
6 2 (3.39%) LogicMonitor
6 2 (3.39%) Moogsoft
6 2 (3.39%) Splunk
7 1 (1.69%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.69%) Vertica
7 1 (1.69%) VMware