Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 274 327 495
Rank change year-on-year +53 +168 +5
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 142 56 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.93% 0.39% 0.080%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.68% 0.69% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 43 11
10th Percentile £38,250 £43,531 £45,375
25th Percentile £41,313 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £70,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -28.57% +47.37% -5.00%
75th Percentile £57,500 £87,500 £63,625
90th Percentile £57,850 £97,500 £69,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% - -

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 8,439 8,095 14,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 55.27% 56.07% 54.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6,412 6,913 12,306
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +89 133 £43,000 -45.57%
Thames Valley -48 6 £50,000 -28.57% 4
Oxfordshire -1 3 - - 1
Berkshire -36 3 £50,000 -28.57% 3
Surrey -12 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £57,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 139 (97.89%) Java
2 125 (88.03%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (87.32%) Law
4 121 (85.21%) Degree
4 121 (85.21%) DevOps
5 119 (83.80%) Linux
6 118 (83.10%) Git (software)
7 117 (82.39%) Shell Script
7 117 (82.39%) Ansible
7 117 (82.39%) GitHub
8 116 (81.69%) Digital Banking
8 116 (81.69%) Finance
8 116 (81.69%) Banking
9 113 (79.58%) Software Engineering
10 110 (77.46%) Spring
11 109 (76.76%) PostgreSQL
12 107 (75.35%) CSS
13 106 (74.65%) Computer Science
13 106 (74.65%) Gradle
13 106 (74.65%) Microservices
14 105 (73.94%) RESTful
14 105 (73.94%) Cucumber
14 105 (73.94%) JUnit
14 105 (73.94%) Unix
15 104 (73.24%) Apache
15 104 (73.24%) Eclipse
15 104 (73.24%) IntelliJ
15 104 (73.24%) React
15 104 (73.24%) Jenkins
15 104 (73.24%) AngularJS

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
1 104 (73.24%) Apache
2 103 (72.54%) Apache Spark
2 103 (72.54%) GemFire
3 3 (2.11%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.70%) Confluence
4 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 117 (82.39%) GitHub
2 73 (51.41%) AWS
3 55 (38.73%) Amazon Kinesis
4 43 (30.28%) Azure
5 39 (27.46%) GCP
6 29 (20.42%) OpenShift
7 18 (12.68%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (2.11%) Apigee
8 3 (2.11%) PaaS
9 2 (1.41%) SaaS
10 1 (0.70%) Boomi
10 1 (0.70%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (76.76%) PostgreSQL
2 104 (73.24%) HBase
3 100 (70.42%) MariaDB
3 100 (70.42%) Redis
4 71 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 71 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 56 (39.44%) Big Data
6 4 (2.82%) MySQL
7 3 (2.11%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.11%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.11%) OLTP
8 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 118 (83.10%) Git (software)
2 106 (74.65%) Gradle
3 105 (73.94%) Cucumber
3 105 (73.94%) JUnit
4 104 (73.24%) Eclipse
4 104 (73.24%) IntelliJ
4 104 (73.24%) Jenkins
5 103 (72.54%) Cypress.io
5 103 (72.54%) Protractor
5 103 (72.54%) Sonatype Nexus
5 103 (72.54%) Storybook
6 100 (70.42%) Mockito
7 55 (38.73%) Artifactory
8 37 (26.06%) SonarQube
9 27 (19.01%) Bitbucket
10 14 (9.86%) GitLab
11 4 (2.82%) Appium
12 3 (2.11%) JIRA
13 2 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (1.41%) Selenium
General
1 124 (87.32%) Law
2 116 (81.69%) Banking
2 116 (81.69%) Finance
3 4 (2.82%) Social Skills
4 1 (0.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 79 (55.63%) Software Engineer
2 42 (29.58%) Principal Engineer
2 42 (29.58%) Principal Software Engineer
3 32 (22.54%) Lead Software Engineer
4 29 (20.42%) Developer
5 18 (12.68%) Software Developer
6 17 (11.97%) DevOps Engineer
6 17 (11.97%) Lead Developer
6 17 (11.97%) Lead Software Developer
7 14 (9.86%) Architect
7 14 (9.86%) Principal Architect
8 10 (7.04%) Java Developer
9 9 (6.34%) Java Engineer
9 9 (6.34%) Platform Architect
10 8 (5.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (5.63%) Lead DevOps
10 8 (5.63%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 6 (4.23%) Junior
12 5 (3.52%) Junior Developer
12 5 (3.52%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (77.46%) Spring
2 107 (75.35%) CSS
3 105 (73.94%) RESTful
4 104 (73.24%) AngularJS
4 104 (73.24%) React
5 103 (72.54%) Express
5 103 (72.54%) JSON
5 103 (72.54%) Kafka
5 103 (72.54%) Node.js
5 103 (72.54%) Redux
5 103 (72.54%) Spark Streaming
5 103 (72.54%) Tailwind CSS
5 103 (72.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 100 (70.42%) WireMock
7 97 (68.31%) Play Framework
8 65 (45.77%) LAMP
8 65 (45.77%) LAPP Stack
9 58 (40.85%) RabbitMQ
10 15 (10.56%) Java EE
10 15 (10.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 103 (72.54%) Linux Command Line
2 46 (32.39%) User Experience
3 44 (30.99%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.11%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.70%) Cybercrime
5 1 (0.70%) Life Science
5 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.70%) NHS
5 1 (0.70%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 119 (83.80%) Linux
2 105 (73.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (88.03%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (85.21%) DevOps
3 116 (81.69%) Digital Banking
4 113 (79.58%) Software Engineering
5 106 (74.65%) Computer Science
5 106 (74.65%) Microservices
6 103 (72.54%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 103 (72.54%) Validation
7 76 (53.52%) Business Continuity
8 70 (49.30%) Scrum
9 60 (42.25%) TDD
10 59 (41.55%) BDD
11 58 (40.85%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 57 (40.14%) High Availability
12 57 (40.14%) OO
13 56 (39.44%) Open Source
13 56 (39.44%) Software Testing
14 55 (38.73%) Performance Monitoring
15 51 (35.92%) Multithreaded Programming
15 51 (35.92%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 139 (97.89%) Java
2 117 (82.39%) Shell Script
3 85 (59.86%) Python
4 8 (5.63%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.23%) SQL
6 4 (2.82%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.11%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.11%) C#
7 3 (2.11%) Scala
8 2 (1.41%) Ruby
9 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 121 (85.21%) Degree
2 100 (70.42%) OCP
2 100 (70.42%) Oracle Certification
3 10 (7.04%) AWS Certification
3 10 (7.04%) TOGAF Certification
4 6 (4.23%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.23%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 103 (72.54%) HDFS
2 71 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (21.83%) Docker
4 9 (6.34%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 117 (82.39%) Ansible
2 41 (28.87%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (21.13%) Kubernetes
4 18 (12.68%) Terraform
5 14 (9.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 103 (72.54%) Okta
1 103 (72.54%) VMware
2 3 (2.11%) Google
3 2 (1.41%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.70%) HP
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle