Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 274 310 297
Rank change year-on-year +36 -13 +52
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 63 36 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.61% 0.33% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% 0.59% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 56 34 48
South West median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% -7.50% +29.03%
10th Percentile £35,234 £32,875 £44,500
90th Percentile £66,875 £70,000 £90,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +15.00%

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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6224 6130 6743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.15% 56.00% 56.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5286 5236 5821
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in the South West

Groovy
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Groovy in the South West

Groovy
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in the South West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Groovy in the South West

Groovy
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Gloucestershire +45 24 £40,000 -
Devon - 16 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 9 £57,500 - 2
Bristol -21 7 £70,000 +19.15%
Somerset -21 7 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 West region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 52 (82.54%) Java
1 52 (82.54%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (63.49%) JavaScript
3 37 (58.73%) TDD
3 37 (58.73%) Maven
4 33 (52.38%) SQL
5 32 (50.79%) XML
5 32 (50.79%) Spring
6 31 (49.21%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (49.21%) Scrum
7 30 (47.62%) Eclipse
7 30 (47.62%) Linux
7 30 (47.62%) JIRA
8 29 (46.03%) Jenkins
9 28 (44.44%) Apache
10 27 (42.86%) Degree
11 26 (41.27%) SOAP
11 26 (41.27%) SoapUI
12 25 (39.68%) BDD
12 25 (39.68%) Git (software)
13 24 (38.10%) Test Automation
13 24 (38.10%) Tomcat
13 24 (38.10%) JUnit
13 24 (38.10%) REST
13 24 (38.10%) Cucumber
14 23 (36.51%) Gradle
14 23 (36.51%) J2EE
15 22 (34.92%) Python
16 21 (33.33%) Software Engineering
17 20 (31.75%) PostgreSQL

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 28 (44.44%) Apache
2 24 (38.10%) Tomcat
3 12 (19.05%) Anypoint
3 12 (19.05%) GlassFish
3 12 (19.05%) Mule ESB
3 12 (19.05%) WebLogic
3 12 (19.05%) WebSphere
4 11 (17.46%) Confluence
4 11 (17.46%) IIS
5 10 (15.87%) Mule
6 6 (9.52%) nginx
7 5 (7.94%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (6.35%) Jetty
9 2 (3.17%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.59%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.94%) GitHub
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) HTTP
2 2 (3.17%) AMQP
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.75%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (26.98%) MySQL
3 15 (23.81%) NoSQL
4 12 (19.05%) MongoDB
4 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 10 (15.87%) Relational Database
6 9 (14.29%) Hadoop
7 5 (7.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (7.94%) Big Data
7 5 (7.94%) Flink
7 5 (7.94%) Triplestore
8 4 (6.35%) JasperReports
8 4 (6.35%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.59%) Infinispan
9 1 (1.59%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 37 (58.73%) Maven
2 30 (47.62%) Eclipse
2 30 (47.62%) JIRA
3 29 (46.03%) Jenkins
4 26 (41.27%) SoapUI
5 25 (39.68%) Git (software)
6 24 (38.10%) Cucumber
6 24 (38.10%) JUnit
7 23 (36.51%) Gradle
8 18 (28.57%) Ant
9 14 (22.22%) HP UFT
9 14 (22.22%) Selenium
9 14 (22.22%) Visual Studio
10 10 (15.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (15.87%) Subversion
11 6 (9.52%) Mockito
12 4 (6.35%) IntelliJ
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Developer
2 14 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Software Engineer
3 13 (20.63%) Test Automation Manager
3 13 (20.63%) Test Manager
4 9 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 7 (11.11%) Development Manager
6 6 (9.52%) PHP Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Development Manager
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Leader
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Manager
8 4 (6.35%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.35%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) SQL Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (50.79%) Spring
1 32 (50.79%) XML
2 26 (41.27%) SOAP
3 24 (38.10%) REST
4 23 (36.51%) J2EE
5 18 (28.57%) XSD
6 17 (26.98%) CSS
6 17 (26.98%) Grails
6 17 (26.98%) HTML
6 17 (26.98%) jQuery
7 16 (25.40%) AngularJS
7 16 (25.40%) Hibernate
8 14 (22.22%) .NET
8 14 (22.22%) Gherkin
9 12 (19.05%) JSON
9 12 (19.05%) XSLT
10 10 (15.87%) JMS
10 10 (15.87%) RAML
10 10 (15.87%) Spring Boot
10 10 (15.87%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.35%) NHS
3 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (47.62%) Linux
2 11 (17.46%) Unix
2 11 (17.46%) Windows
2 11 (17.46%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (82.54%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (58.73%) TDD
3 31 (49.21%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (49.21%) Scrum
4 25 (39.68%) BDD
5 24 (38.10%) Test Automation
6 21 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 15 (23.81%) Continuous Deployment
8 14 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 14 (22.22%) Web Development
9 13 (20.63%) Kanban
9 13 (20.63%) Software Testing
10 11 (17.46%) Software Delivery
11 10 (15.87%) API Design
11 10 (15.87%) Release Management
11 10 (15.87%) User Stories
12 7 (11.11%) Open Source
13 6 (9.52%) DevOps
13 6 (9.52%) High Availability
13 6 (9.52%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (82.54%) Java
2 40 (63.49%) JavaScript
3 33 (52.38%) SQL
4 22 (34.92%) Python
5 14 (22.22%) C#
5 14 (22.22%) C++
5 14 (22.22%) Ruby
5 14 (22.22%) VBScript
6 13 (20.63%) Jython
7 12 (19.05%) XPath
8 11 (17.46%) PHP
9 6 (9.52%) Bash Shell
10 5 (7.94%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (42.86%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.59%) CCNA
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.59%) RHCE
3 1 (1.59%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (25.40%) Docker
2 5 (7.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.59%) Gluster
3 1 (1.59%) iptables
3 1 (1.59%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) CA Service Virtualization
2 10 (15.87%) CloudHub
3 2 (3.17%) Puppet
4 1 (1.59%) Ansible
4 1 (1.59%) Check_MK
4 1 (1.59%) Grafana
4 1 (1.59%) Graylog
4 1 (1.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.59%) Kibana
4 1 (1.59%) Nagios
4 1 (1.59%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) CA
1 14 (22.22%) HP
2 12 (19.05%) IBM
2 12 (19.05%) Oracle
3 10 (15.87%) MuleSoft
4 3 (4.76%) hybris
5 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco
5 1 (1.59%) Infobright
5 1 (1.59%) New Relic
5 1 (1.59%) PagerDuty
5 1 (1.59%) Qualys
5 1 (1.59%) Splunk