Period
to 19 April 2018

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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England > South East
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 522 453 547
Rank change year-on-year -69 +94 +33
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 42 86 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.54% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 82 82
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,175 £37,500
90th Percentile £73,000 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.56% +2.27% -

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 18,499 15,790 20,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 58.57% 52.33% 51.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16,117 13,763 18,002
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 19 April 2018.

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 19 April 2018. 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 -34 17 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Thames Valley -17 10 £62,500 +25.00% 8
Berkshire -7 8 £62,500 +25.00% 2
East Sussex - 5 £45,000 - 2
Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
West Sussex 0 4 £60,000 +9.09%
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 1
Surrey -34 1 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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 32 (76.19%) Java
2 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 21 (50.00%) MVC
5 19 (45.24%) HTML
6 18 (42.86%) REST
7 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
7 17 (40.48%) Scrum
8 16 (38.10%) Test Automation
9 13 (30.95%) TDD
9 13 (30.95%) JIRA
9 13 (30.95%) jQuery
9 13 (30.95%) C#
9 13 (30.95%) SQL
9 13 (30.95%) CSS
10 12 (28.57%) .NET
10 12 (28.57%) Linux
10 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 12 (28.57%) Docker
10 12 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (26.19%) AngularJS
11 11 (26.19%) HTML5
11 11 (26.19%) Spring
11 11 (26.19%) J2EE
12 10 (23.81%) Unit Testing
12 10 (23.81%) Cucumber
12 10 (23.81%) BDD
12 10 (23.81%) RESTful
12 10 (23.81%) DevOps
13 9 (21.43%) Relational Database

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 7 (16.67%) JBoss
2 6 (14.29%) WildFly
3 2 (4.76%) Confluence
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) nginx
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.90%) OpenShift
2 2 (4.76%) Akamai
2 2 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.76%) GitHub
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) Serverless
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) SMS
2 1 (2.38%) SSL
2 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.90%) Geospatial Data
2 5 (11.90%) GIS
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) Neo4j
4 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.76%) Redis
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
2 13 (30.95%) JIRA
3 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 10 (23.81%) Cucumber
5 8 (19.05%) Gradle
5 8 (19.05%) JUnit
6 7 (16.67%) Maven
6 7 (16.67%) Selenium
7 6 (14.29%) Bitbucket
8 4 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (7.14%) SoapUI
10 2 (4.76%) FitNesse
10 2 (4.76%) JBehave
10 2 (4.76%) Mercurial
10 2 (4.76%) SpecFlow
10 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (4.76%) TestNG
10 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
11 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
11 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Games
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Senior Java Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Development Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
6 2 (4.76%) Data Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Developer in Test
6 2 (4.76%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Scala Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Test Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.38%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) HTML
2 18 (42.86%) REST
3 13 (30.95%) CSS
3 13 (30.95%) jQuery
4 12 (28.57%) .NET
5 11 (26.19%) AngularJS
5 11 (26.19%) HTML5
5 11 (26.19%) J2EE
5 11 (26.19%) Spring
6 10 (23.81%) RESTful
7 7 (16.67%) React
7 7 (16.67%) Spring Boot
7 7 (16.67%) Web Services
7 7 (16.67%) XML
8 6 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 6 (14.29%) JSP
8 6 (14.29%) Spring MVC
9 5 (11.90%) Ajax
9 5 (11.90%) Apache Flex
9 5 (11.90%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) Fintech
2 5 (11.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Android
2 7 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 7 (16.67%) Unix
2 7 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (50.00%) MVC
3 17 (40.48%) Scrum
4 16 (38.10%) Test Automation
5 13 (30.95%) TDD
6 12 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (23.81%) BDD
7 10 (23.81%) DevOps
7 10 (23.81%) Unit Testing
8 7 (16.67%) Android Development
8 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (16.67%) iOS Development
8 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 6 (14.29%) Microservices
10 5 (11.90%) AOP
10 5 (11.90%) Functional Programming
10 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
10 5 (11.90%) Web Development
11 4 (9.52%) High Availability
11 4 (9.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (76.19%) Java
2 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.95%) C#
3 13 (30.95%) SQL
4 9 (21.43%) Python
5 8 (19.05%) Java 8
6 7 (16.67%) Ruby
7 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 6 (14.29%) C++
8 5 (11.90%) ActionScript
8 5 (11.90%) C
9 4 (9.52%) Perl
9 4 (9.52%) Scala
10 2 (4.76%) Kotlin
10 2 (4.76%) PHP
10 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
10 2 (4.76%) TypeScript
11 1 (2.38%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) oVirt
2 2 (4.76%) RHEV
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Puppet
2 4 (9.52%) Ansible
2 4 (9.52%) Kubernetes
2 4 (9.52%) Terraform
3 2 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.38%) Grafana
4 1 (2.38%) Kibana
4 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.38%) Rancher
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Splunk
2 5 (11.90%) AppDynamics
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) New Relic
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Adobe
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.38%) webMethods