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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Groovy
England / South East
Rank 346 427 414
Rank change year-on-year +81 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 35 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.34% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 15
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  

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 7887 9794 9903
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 52.78% 50.89% 48.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6823 8717 8553
Median salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.13% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 25 March 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 25 March 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
Hampshire +34 14 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Surrey +45 9 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Berkshire +32 6 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £50,000 - 1
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 79 (91.86%) Java
2 59 (68.60%) Spring
3 39 (45.35%) SOAP
3 39 (45.35%) RESTful
4 35 (40.70%) JavaScript
5 34 (39.53%) MVC
5 34 (39.53%) Maven
5 34 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (39.53%) Scala
6 32 (37.21%) Software Engineering
7 29 (33.72%) Selenium
7 29 (33.72%) Python
8 25 (29.07%) HTML
8 25 (29.07%) TDD
9 23 (26.74%) JSON
10 22 (25.58%) Git (software)
10 22 (25.58%) Ant
10 22 (25.58%) XML
10 22 (25.58%) SOA
11 21 (24.42%) Web Services
11 21 (24.42%) Redis
12 20 (23.26%) Node.js
13 19 (22.09%) REST
13 19 (22.09%) Linux
14 18 (20.93%) Configuration Management
14 18 (20.93%) Security Cleared
14 18 (20.93%) JIRA
14 18 (20.93%) Dojo
14 18 (20.93%) Spring MVC
14 18 (20.93%) QUnit

Groovy
Top Related 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 14 (16.28%) Apache Spark
2 9 (10.47%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (6.98%) Confluence
4 5 (5.81%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.33%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.16%) Apache
6 1 (1.16%) nginx
Business Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.12%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.14%) GitHub
3 2 (2.33%) SaaS
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.16%) Route 53
4 1 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) AMQP
1 2 (2.33%) PPP
2 1 (1.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.42%) Redis
2 14 (16.28%) Data Mining
3 7 (8.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (8.14%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.98%) Big Data
5 2 (2.33%) MySQL
6 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.16%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.16%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (39.53%) Maven
2 29 (33.72%) Selenium
3 22 (25.58%) Ant
3 22 (25.58%) Git (software)
4 18 (20.93%) JIRA
4 18 (20.93%) QUnit
5 11 (12.79%) SoapUI
6 8 (9.30%) Gradle
7 7 (8.14%) Jenkins
8 6 (6.98%) IntelliJ
9 5 (5.81%) HP UFT
9 5 (5.81%) Mockito
10 4 (4.65%) JUnit
10 4 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (3.49%) Artifactory
11 3 (3.49%) Eclipse
11 3 (3.49%) JMeter
11 3 (3.49%) Spock
11 3 (3.49%) Subversion
12 2 (2.33%) DbUnit
General
1 17 (19.77%) Military
2 5 (5.81%) Back Office
2 5 (5.81%) Electronics
3 4 (4.65%) Games
4 3 (3.49%) Finance
4 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.33%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (51.16%) Developer
2 38 (44.19%) Java Developer
3 22 (25.58%) Senior Developer
3 22 (25.58%) Senior Java Developer
4 17 (19.77%) Software Engineer
5 14 (16.28%) Java Scala Developer
5 14 (16.28%) Scala Developer
6 13 (15.12%) Lead Software Engineer
7 12 (13.95%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 12 (13.95%) Senior Scala Developer
8 9 (10.47%) Analyst
8 9 (10.47%) Test Analyst
9 8 (9.30%) AWS Developer
9 8 (9.30%) Java Engineer
9 8 (9.30%) Node.js Developer
9 8 (9.30%) Polyglot Developer
9 8 (9.30%) Python Developer
9 8 (9.30%) Senior Python Developer
10 7 (8.14%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (6.98%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (68.60%) Spring
2 39 (45.35%) RESTful
2 39 (45.35%) SOAP
3 25 (29.07%) HTML
4 23 (26.74%) JSON
5 22 (25.58%) XML
6 21 (24.42%) Web Services
7 20 (23.26%) Node.js
8 19 (22.09%) REST
9 18 (20.93%) Dojo
9 18 (20.93%) Spring MVC
10 16 (18.60%) JMS
11 15 (17.44%) AngularJS
11 15 (17.44%) Grails
12 8 (9.30%) Samza
13 7 (8.14%) CSS
13 7 (8.14%) Redux
14 6 (6.98%) Apache Camel
14 6 (6.98%) Kafka
14 6 (6.98%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.98%) Cloud Native
2 6 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Blog
5 1 (1.16%) iPad
5 1 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.16%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.09%) Linux
2 9 (10.47%) Windows
3 7 (8.14%) Android
4 6 (6.98%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.98%) CentOS
5 5 (5.81%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (39.53%) MVC
2 32 (37.21%) Software Engineering
3 25 (29.07%) TDD
4 22 (25.58%) SOA
5 18 (20.93%) Configuration Management
6 16 (18.60%) Customer Requirements
6 16 (18.60%) Microservices
6 16 (18.60%) Requirements Analysis
6 16 (18.60%) Scrum
6 16 (18.60%) Test Automation
7 14 (16.28%) Analytics
7 14 (16.28%) Low Latency
7 14 (16.28%) Machine Learning
8 13 (15.12%) Automated Testing
9 12 (13.95%) Kanban
10 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (12.79%) Defect Management
11 10 (11.63%) OO
12 8 (9.30%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 79 (91.86%) Java
2 35 (40.70%) JavaScript
3 34 (39.53%) Scala
4 29 (33.72%) Python
5 15 (17.44%) C
6 9 (10.47%) Bash Shell
7 8 (9.30%) Lua
8 7 (8.14%) Clojure
8 7 (8.14%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.49%) C#
10 2 (2.33%) Ruby
10 2 (2.33%) SQL
11 1 (1.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.44%) Degree
3 5 (5.81%) ISEB
4 4 (4.65%) Postgraduate
5 3 (3.49%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) QA
2 4 (4.65%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (8.14%) Docker
2 6 (6.98%) XenServer
3 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.33%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.49%) Puppet
2 2 (2.33%) Ansible
2 2 (2.33%) Kibana
2 2 (2.33%) logstash
3 1 (1.16%) Grafana
3 1 (1.16%) Graylog
3 1 (1.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (6.98%) HP
1 6 (6.98%) Oracle
2 5 (5.81%) Atlassian
2 5 (5.81%) hybris
3 3 (3.49%) Concur
3 3 (3.49%) SAP
4 2 (2.33%) Atomikos
4 2 (2.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.16%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.16%) Splunk
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