The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 85 87
Rank change year-on-year +15 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 6 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.83% 0.53% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.76% 1.11% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 11
Median salary £48,750 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.07% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,875 £24,750 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,625 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 341 540 593
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 47.23% 47.37% 48.85%
Number of salaries quoted 688 1076 1145
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,369
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,125 £48,750 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Groovy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in South Wales

Groovy
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy in South Wales.

Salary trend for Groovy in South Wales

Groovy
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in South Wales over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Groovy in South Wales

Groovy
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Cardiff +12 2 £39,250 +12.14%
Newport +11 2 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Torfaen +5 1 £47,500 +7.95%
Groovy
Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) Docker
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) Ansible
4 3 (42.86%) Terraform
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
4 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
4 3 (42.86%) CentOS
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Debian
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) Ant
5 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
5 2 (28.57%) OOD
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Maven
5 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (14.29%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) Ant
3 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
3 2 (28.57%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) Gradle
General
1 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Java EE
4 1 (14.29%) JSF
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Digital Media
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) Debian
2 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source Development
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
1 3 (42.86%) Terraform
2 1 (14.29%) Packer
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Perforce
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