Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England > South East
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 461 487 463
Rank change year-on-year +26 -24 +112
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 60 71 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.39% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 39 36 90
South East median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +15.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £41,575
90th Percentile £72,250 £78,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +9.09%

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 15,031 18,260 15,996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 55.91% 57.88% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12,989 15,949 13,909
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 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
Surrey +48 19 £45,000 -35.71% 5
Hampshire +17 18 £56,250 -2.17% 1
Thames Valley +17 9 £72,500 +26.09% 2
Kent - 7 £31,000 -
West Sussex -14 6 £42,000 -35.38% 3
Berkshire -4 5 £50,000 +66.67% 1
Oxfordshire +23 4 £72,500 +15.54%
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 15 February 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 South East region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 39 (65.00%) Java
2 32 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (41.67%) SQL
4 24 (40.00%) HTML
4 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 24 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 23 (38.33%) Test Automation
6 21 (35.00%) Unit Testing
7 19 (31.67%) JIRA
7 19 (31.67%) Linux
8 18 (30.00%) Python
8 18 (30.00%) CSS
8 18 (30.00%) jQuery
8 18 (30.00%) Bash Shell
9 15 (25.00%) DevOps
10 14 (23.33%) Android Development
10 14 (23.33%) iOS Development
10 14 (23.33%) Apple iOS
10 14 (23.33%) Atlassian
10 14 (23.33%) Android
10 14 (23.33%) J2EE
11 13 (21.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (20.00%) Selenium
12 12 (20.00%) JMeter
12 12 (20.00%) SoapUI
13 11 (18.33%) WebDriver
13 11 (18.33%) Docker
13 11 (18.33%) Scrum
13 11 (18.33%) Regression Testing

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 9 (15.00%) Confluence
2 1 (1.67%) Drupal
2 1 (1.67%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.67%) GitHub
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.00%) Lucidchart
4 3 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.33%) npm
6 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) CDMA
1 6 (10.00%) GSM
1 6 (10.00%) LTE
1 6 (10.00%) UMTS
2 4 (6.67%) SMTP
3 1 (1.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (1.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 19 (31.67%) JIRA
3 12 (20.00%) JMeter
3 12 (20.00%) Selenium
3 12 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
4 11 (18.33%) WebDriver
5 10 (16.67%) JUnit
6 7 (11.67%) Ant
6 7 (11.67%) Gradle
6 7 (11.67%) Maven
6 7 (11.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (10.00%) Cucumber
7 6 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (8.33%) jMock
8 5 (8.33%) TestNG
9 3 (5.00%) Hudson
10 2 (3.33%) Artifactory
10 2 (3.33%) Bitbucket
10 2 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
1 4 (6.67%) Retail
2 3 (5.00%) Advertising
3 2 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (48.33%) Developer
2 18 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 12 (20.00%) Tester
4 10 (16.67%) Automation Tester
5 8 (13.33%) Developer in Test
5 8 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Software Tester
6 5 (8.33%) Test Automation Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (5.00%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Administrator
9 2 (3.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.00%) HTML
2 18 (30.00%) CSS
2 18 (30.00%) jQuery
3 14 (23.33%) J2EE
4 11 (18.33%) Spring
5 10 (16.67%) REST
6 8 (13.33%) Hibernate
7 7 (11.67%) SOAP
7 7 (11.67%) XML
8 6 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (10.00%) JSON
9 5 (8.33%) Java EE
9 5 (8.33%) Velocity
9 5 (8.33%) Web Services
10 3 (5.00%) Lucene
11 2 (3.33%) HTML5
11 2 (3.33%) JPA
11 2 (3.33%) React
12 1 (1.67%) Express
12 1 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Wiki
2 2 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Linux
2 14 (23.33%) Android
2 14 (23.33%) Apple iOS
3 13 (21.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (10.00%) CentOS
5 3 (5.00%) Mac OS
5 3 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.33%) Test Automation
3 21 (35.00%) Unit Testing
4 15 (25.00%) DevOps
5 14 (23.33%) Android Development
5 14 (23.33%) iOS Development
6 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (18.33%) Regression Testing
7 11 (18.33%) Scrum
8 10 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (11.67%) BDD
9 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
9 7 (11.67%) SDET
9 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
9 7 (11.67%) Software Testing
9 7 (11.67%) TDD
9 7 (11.67%) Validation
10 6 (10.00%) Kanban
10 6 (10.00%) Migration
11 5 (8.33%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (65.00%) Java
2 25 (41.67%) SQL
3 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 18 (30.00%) Python
5 7 (11.67%) PHP
6 6 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.67%) Perl
7 4 (6.67%) Scala
8 3 (5.00%) C
8 3 (5.00%) C#
8 3 (5.00%) C++
8 3 (5.00%) Java 8
8 3 (5.00%) Ruby
9 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) ISEB
1 10 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 6 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (8.33%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.33%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) DICOM
2 2 (3.33%) ISO 13485
2 2 (3.33%) ISO 26262
2 2 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) Docker
2 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.33%) VirtualBox
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.67%) Firmware
3 1 (1.67%) oVirt
3 1 (1.67%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) Kubernetes
2 5 (8.33%) Puppet
2 5 (8.33%) yum
3 4 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.67%) Terraform
4 3 (5.00%) Ansible
5 2 (3.33%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.67%) Rancher
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Atlassian
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle
2 9 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.33%) Coverity
3 2 (3.33%) IBM
3 2 (3.33%) MKS
3 2 (3.33%) Siemens
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Google