Period
to 1 December 2021

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 1 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Groovy
England > South East
6 months to
1 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 255 281 461
Rank change year-on-year +26 +180 +9
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 198 23 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.08% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.08% 0.44% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 31
10th Percentile £41,250 £55,875 £38,750
25th Percentile £41,500 £59,375 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £72,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -23.61% +60.00% -10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £80,500 £81,875
90th Percentile £95,250 £83,750 £82,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -7.41% +8.00%

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 9,502 5,261 13,282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 51.61% 59.13% 54.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6,901 4,594 11,577
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £29,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -

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 1 December 2021.

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 1 December 2021. 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 +38 179 £55,500 -28.39%
Surrey -55 8 £55,000 -26.67% 1
Thames Valley -99 8 £55,000 -25.42% 5
Berkshire -64 6 £60,000 -7.69% 4
Home Counties -15 3 £100,000 +40.35%
Buckinghamshire -53 2 £42,500 -45.16% 1
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 1 December 2021, 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.

1 194 (97.98%) Java
2 190 (95.96%) Agile Software Development
3 179 (90.40%) DevOps
4 172 (86.87%) Git (software)
5 171 (86.36%) Linux
6 169 (85.35%) Software Engineering
7 168 (84.85%) Finance
7 168 (84.85%) Ansible
8 167 (84.34%) GitHub
9 165 (83.33%) Shell Script
10 162 (81.82%) Degree
11 161 (81.31%) Banking
11 161 (81.31%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 160 (80.81%) Digital Banking
12 160 (80.81%) Law
12 160 (80.81%) Play Framework
13 153 (77.27%) Microservices
13 153 (77.27%) Jenkins
14 152 (76.77%) Node.js
15 151 (76.26%) React
15 151 (76.26%) JUnit
15 151 (76.26%) CSS
16 150 (75.76%) JSON
16 150 (75.76%) Gradle
17 149 (75.25%) RESTful
17 149 (75.25%) Spring
17 149 (75.25%) Unix
17 149 (75.25%) IntelliJ
18 148 (74.75%) Redux
19 147 (74.24%) Sonatype Nexus

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
1 145 (73.23%) Apache Spark
2 144 (72.73%) Apache
2 144 (72.73%) GemFire
3 6 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (2.53%) Confluence
5 4 (2.02%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.51%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.51%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 167 (84.34%) GitHub
2 133 (67.17%) AWS
3 108 (54.55%) Amazon Kinesis
4 89 (44.95%) Azure
5 83 (41.92%) GCP
6 29 (14.65%) OpenShift
7 20 (10.10%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (2.53%) PaaS
9 4 (2.02%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (2.02%) Microsoft 365
9 4 (2.02%) Serverless
10 2 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (1.01%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (1.01%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (1.01%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.01%) AWS Step Functions
10 2 (1.01%) Datadog
10 2 (1.01%) IaaS
11 1 (0.51%) SaaS
11 1 (0.51%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.51%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (72.73%) HBase
2 141 (71.21%) Redis
3 139 (70.20%) PostgreSQL
4 138 (69.70%) MariaDB
5 121 (61.11%) NoSQL
6 119 (60.10%) Relational Database
7 95 (47.98%) Big Data
8 7 (3.54%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (2.53%) Apache Hive
9 5 (2.53%) OLTP
9 5 (2.53%) SQL Server
10 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.52%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.01%) MySQL
13 1 (0.51%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.51%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 172 (86.87%) Git (software)
2 153 (77.27%) Jenkins
3 151 (76.26%) JUnit
4 150 (75.76%) Gradle
5 149 (75.25%) IntelliJ
6 147 (74.24%) Cucumber
6 147 (74.24%) Sonatype Nexus
7 146 (73.74%) Cypress.io
8 145 (73.23%) Eclipse
8 145 (73.23%) Mockito
9 142 (71.72%) Protractor
9 142 (71.72%) Storybook
10 106 (53.54%) Artifactory
11 73 (36.87%) SonarQube
12 25 (12.63%) GitLab
13 19 (9.60%) Bitbucket
14 9 (4.55%) JIRA
15 6 (3.03%) Appium
16 5 (2.53%) Selenium
16 5 (2.53%) SoapUI
General
1 168 (84.85%) Finance
2 161 (81.31%) Banking
2 161 (81.31%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 160 (80.81%) Law
4 11 (5.56%) Social Skills
5 5 (2.53%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Billing
6 1 (0.51%) Electronics
6 1 (0.51%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 117 (59.09%) Software Engineer
2 59 (29.80%) Principal Engineer
2 59 (29.80%) Principal Software Engineer
3 45 (22.73%) Lead Software Engineer
4 44 (22.22%) Developer
5 31 (15.66%) Software Developer
6 30 (15.15%) DevOps Engineer
7 29 (14.65%) Lead Developer
8 28 (14.14%) Lead Software Developer
9 16 (8.08%) Lead DevOps
9 16 (8.08%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 10 (5.05%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (4.55%) Java Developer
12 7 (3.54%) Junior
12 7 (3.54%) Junior Developer
12 7 (3.54%) Junior Java Developer
13 4 (2.02%) Development Team Leader
13 4 (2.02%) QA Engineer
13 4 (2.02%) Team Leader
14 3 (1.52%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (80.81%) Play Framework
2 152 (76.77%) Node.js
3 151 (76.26%) CSS
3 151 (76.26%) React
4 150 (75.76%) JSON
5 149 (75.25%) RESTful
5 149 (75.25%) Spring
6 148 (74.75%) Redux
7 144 (72.73%) Express
7 144 (72.73%) Kafka
8 143 (72.22%) AngularJS
9 142 (71.72%) Spark Streaming
9 142 (71.72%) Tailwind CSS
9 142 (71.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 141 (71.21%) WireMock
11 139 (70.20%) AssertJ
12 112 (56.57%) RabbitMQ
13 106 (53.54%) LAMP
13 106 (53.54%) LAPP Stack
14 24 (12.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 144 (72.73%) Linux Command Line
2 71 (35.86%) User Experience
3 42 (21.21%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (4.55%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.52%) iPad
6 2 (1.01%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.51%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.51%) NHS
7 1 (0.51%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 171 (86.36%) Linux
2 149 (75.25%) Unix
3 2 (1.01%) Alpine Linux
3 2 (1.01%) CentOS
3 2 (1.01%) Windows
4 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (95.96%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (90.40%) DevOps
3 169 (85.35%) Software Engineering
4 160 (80.81%) Digital Banking
5 153 (77.27%) Microservices
6 145 (73.23%) Computer Science
7 144 (72.73%) Validation
8 142 (71.72%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 120 (60.61%) Business Continuity
10 117 (59.09%) Full Stack Development
11 115 (58.08%) Scrum
12 108 (54.55%) Software Testing
13 106 (53.54%) Clean Code
13 106 (53.54%) High Availability
13 106 (53.54%) OO
13 106 (53.54%) Performance Monitoring
14 98 (49.49%) BDD
15 97 (48.99%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 97 (48.99%) TDD
16 96 (48.48%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 194 (97.98%) Java
2 165 (83.33%) Shell Script
3 143 (72.22%) Python
4 18 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.05%) SQL
6 7 (3.54%) Scala
7 4 (2.02%) C#
7 4 (2.02%) XPath
7 4 (2.02%) XQuery
8 3 (1.52%) Go
8 3 (1.52%) Kotlin
8 3 (1.52%) Ruby
9 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.01%) ES6
9 2 (1.01%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.51%) C++
10 1 (0.51%) Java 8
10 1 (0.51%) PHP
10 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 162 (81.82%) Degree
2 137 (69.19%) OCP
2 137 (69.19%) Oracle Certification
3 11 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.02%) AWS Certification
4 4 (2.02%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.51%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.54%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) Accessibility
System Software
1 142 (71.72%) HDFS
2 99 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (14.14%) Docker
4 5 (2.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 168 (84.85%) Ansible
2 50 (25.25%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (15.15%) Kubernetes
4 26 (13.13%) Terraform
5 20 (10.10%) Puppet
6 2 (1.01%) Grafana
6 2 (1.01%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.51%) Salt
7 1 (0.51%) yum
Vendors
1 142 (71.72%) Okta
1 142 (71.72%) VMware
2 6 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.52%) Oracle
4 2 (1.01%) Dynatrace
5 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.51%) Automation Anywhere
5 1 (0.51%) Blue Prism
5 1 (0.51%) Cisco
5 1 (0.51%) Facebook
5 1 (0.51%) HP
5 1 (0.51%) Juniper
5 1 (0.51%) UiPath