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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 357 386 457
Rank change year-on-year +29 +71  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 39 56 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.30% 0.098%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 0.57% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 38 52 17
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +38.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,250 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.62% +9.44%  

Groovy is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 7924 9888 10420
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 54.78% 53.51% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6907 8825 8904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Groovy as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +35 13 £65,000 -7.14%
Buckinghamshire +9 11 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Hampshire +22 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Berkshire +23 3 £52,500 +5.00%
East Sussex -1 1 £45,000 -
West Sussex -6 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Oxfordshire - 1 £65,000 -
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Groovy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 71 (95.95%) Java
2 63 (85.14%) Spring
3 45 (60.81%) Maven
4 44 (59.46%) MVC
5 43 (58.11%) SOAP
6 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (50.00%) RESTful
8 36 (48.65%) JavaScript
9 34 (45.95%) XML
9 34 (45.95%) Software Engineering
10 31 (41.89%) HTML
11 30 (40.54%) Linux
12 29 (39.19%) SOA
12 29 (39.19%) JSON
13 28 (37.84%) Requirements Analysis
13 28 (37.84%) Scrum
14 27 (36.49%) Selenium
15 26 (35.14%) TDD
15 26 (35.14%) Ant
15 26 (35.14%) AngularJS
16 25 (33.78%) Web Services
17 24 (32.43%) Low Latency
18 23 (31.08%) QUnit
18 23 (31.08%) Python
18 23 (31.08%) Configuration Management
18 23 (31.08%) Dojo
18 23 (31.08%) Spring MVC
19 22 (29.73%) REST
19 22 (29.73%) Customer Requirements
20 21 (28.38%) Security Cleared

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 17 (22.97%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.41%) Apache ServiceMix
2 4 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.05%) Apache
3 3 (4.05%) nginx
3 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.70%) Confluence
4 2 (2.70%) JBoss
4 2 (2.70%) WildFly
5 1 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.35%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.35%) GitHub
2 1 (1.35%) Route 53
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) AMQP
1 3 (4.05%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.68%) Redis
2 17 (22.97%) Data Mining
3 15 (20.27%) Big Data
3 15 (20.27%) NoSQL
4 14 (18.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.41%) MySQL
6 2 (2.70%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (2.70%) GIS
6 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.70%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.35%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.35%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 45 (60.81%) Maven
2 27 (36.49%) Selenium
3 26 (35.14%) Ant
4 23 (31.08%) QUnit
5 20 (27.03%) Git (software)
6 18 (24.32%) Jenkins
7 11 (14.86%) JIRA
8 7 (9.46%) Gradle
8 7 (9.46%) Mockito
9 6 (8.11%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (5.41%) Artifactory
10 4 (5.41%) DbUnit
10 4 (5.41%) Subversion
10 4 (5.41%) TestNG
11 3 (4.05%) IntelliJ
11 3 (4.05%) JUnit
11 3 (4.05%) Spock
12 2 (2.70%) Bitbucket
12 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.70%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (22.97%) Military
2 4 (5.41%) Games
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (67.57%) Developer
2 40 (54.05%) Java Developer
3 20 (27.03%) Software Engineer
4 17 (22.97%) Lead Software Engineer
5 15 (20.27%) Senior Developer
6 14 (18.92%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (17.57%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (16.22%) Software Developer
9 10 (13.51%) Lead Developer
10 9 (12.16%) JavaScript Engineer
11 7 (9.46%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 7 (9.46%) Lead Software Developer
12 6 (8.11%) HTML Developer
13 5 (6.76%) DevOps Engineer
13 5 (6.76%) Java Engineer
13 5 (6.76%) Java Scala Developer
13 5 (6.76%) Java Software Engineer
13 5 (6.76%) Scala Developer
14 4 (5.41%) Lead Web Developer
14 4 (5.41%) Senior Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (85.14%) Spring
2 43 (58.11%) SOAP
3 37 (50.00%) RESTful
4 34 (45.95%) XML
5 31 (41.89%) HTML
6 29 (39.19%) JSON
7 26 (35.14%) AngularJS
8 25 (33.78%) Web Services
9 23 (31.08%) Dojo
9 23 (31.08%) Spring MVC
10 22 (29.73%) REST
11 20 (27.03%) JMS
11 20 (27.03%) Node.js
12 17 (22.97%) Grails
13 15 (20.27%) Apache Camel
14 14 (18.92%) Kafka
15 9 (12.16%) J2EE
16 8 (10.81%) Redux
17 7 (9.46%) XSLT
18 6 (8.11%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Mobile App
2 14 (18.92%) Cloud Native
3 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.70%) iPad
5 2 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.35%) Blog
6 1 (1.35%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.54%) Linux
2 15 (20.27%) Android
3 14 (18.92%) Apple iOS
4 6 (8.11%) Windows
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (59.46%) MVC
2 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (45.95%) Software Engineering
4 29 (39.19%) SOA
5 28 (37.84%) Requirements Analysis
5 28 (37.84%) Scrum
6 26 (35.14%) TDD
7 24 (32.43%) Low Latency
8 23 (31.08%) Configuration Management
9 22 (29.73%) Customer Requirements
10 18 (24.32%) Analytics
11 17 (22.97%) Machine Learning
12 16 (21.62%) Mathematics
13 15 (20.27%) Open Source
14 14 (18.92%) Android Development
14 14 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (18.92%) Kanban
14 14 (18.92%) Multithreading
14 14 (18.92%) Physics
14 14 (18.92%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 71 (95.95%) Java
2 36 (48.65%) JavaScript
3 23 (31.08%) Python
4 21 (28.38%) C
5 20 (27.03%) Scala
6 7 (9.46%) C#
6 7 (9.46%) Ruby
7 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.76%) C++
8 4 (5.41%) SQL
9 3 (4.05%) Lua
10 2 (2.70%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.70%) Perl
11 1 (1.35%) Clojure
11 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (28.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) Degree
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Docker
2 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.70%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.35%) etcd
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.76%) Puppet
2 3 (4.05%) Ansible
3 2 (2.70%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.35%) Consul
4 1 (1.35%) Graylog
4 1 (1.35%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.35%) Icinga
4 1 (1.35%) Kibana
4 1 (1.35%) logstash
4 1 (1.35%) Nagios
4 1 (1.35%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (5.41%) Atomikos
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle
2 2 (2.70%) VMware
3 1 (1.35%) Concur
3 1 (1.35%) F5
3 1 (1.35%) hybris
3 1 (1.35%) IBM
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.35%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.35%) SAP
3 1 (1.35%) Splunk
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary up to £45k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Kingfisher IT Services
Salary: £negotiable dependent on exp. + benefits and bonus potential
Posted: Yesterday