Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England > South West
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 311 269 299
Rank change year-on-year -42 +30 -2
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 24 64 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.23% 0.64% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 1.06% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 55 41
South West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% -
10th Percentile £34,600 £35,031 £33,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -4.17%

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 6,237 6,052 6,039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.58% 60.11% 55.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5,231 5,143 5,171
South West median annual salary £44,529 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.61% +2.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 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
Bristol +5 8 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Wiltshire -13 7 £56,250 +40.63%
Somerset +31 6 £55,000 +15.79%
Devon -5 1 £47,500 +5.56%
Gloucestershire -19 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Cornwall - 1 £36,000 -
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 West region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 19 (79.17%) Java
1 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) TDD
3 17 (70.83%) BDD
4 16 (66.67%) REST
5 14 (58.33%) Linux
6 13 (54.17%) Microservices
7 11 (45.83%) JUnit
8 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (41.67%) DevOps
9 9 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (37.50%) Scala
9 9 (37.50%) Clojure
9 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
10 8 (33.33%) SQL
10 8 (33.33%) FreeBSD
10 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
10 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 8 (33.33%) IPv4
10 8 (33.33%) IPv6
10 8 (33.33%) Neo4j
10 8 (33.33%) Vaadin
10 8 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (33.33%) Icinga
10 8 (33.33%) GWT
10 8 (33.33%) Spock
10 8 (33.33%) InfluxDB
11 7 (29.17%) Spring
12 6 (25.00%) Python
12 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce

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 8 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) InVision
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) IPv4
1 8 (33.33%) IPv6
1 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) InfluxDB
1 8 (33.33%) Neo4j
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) MariaDB
4 1 (4.17%) Couchbase
4 1 (4.17%) Hazelcast
4 1 (4.17%) JasperReports
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) JUnit
2 8 (33.33%) Spock
3 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (20.83%) Ant
4 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
4 5 (20.83%) Mockito
5 4 (16.67%) Maven
5 4 (16.67%) SoapUI
6 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 3 (12.50%) HP UFT
6 3 (12.50%) JIRA
6 3 (12.50%) Selenium
6 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
7 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
8 1 (4.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (4.17%) IntelliJ
8 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
8 1 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
8 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.17%) Back Office
1 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Test Automation Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Test Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.17%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) REST
2 8 (33.33%) GWT
2 8 (33.33%) Vaadin
3 7 (29.17%) Spring
4 5 (20.83%) CSS
4 5 (20.83%) HTML
5 4 (16.67%) .NET
5 4 (16.67%) Gherkin
5 4 (16.67%) jQuery
5 4 (16.67%) SOAP
6 3 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.33%) Sass
8 1 (4.17%) Akka
8 1 (4.17%) amCharts
8 1 (4.17%) HTML5 Canvas
8 1 (4.17%) Ionic Framework
8 1 (4.17%) React
8 1 (4.17%) RxJava
8 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) iPad
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Animation
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) FreeBSD
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) TDD
3 17 (70.83%) BDD
4 13 (54.17%) Microservices
5 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (41.67%) DevOps
6 9 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 5 (20.83%) B2B
8 5 (20.83%) B2C
8 5 (20.83%) Pair Programming
8 5 (20.83%) Scrum
8 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
8 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
10 2 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
11 1 (4.17%) Collaborative Working
11 1 (4.17%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) Clojure
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 9 (37.50%) Scala
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) Python
5 5 (20.83%) Java 8
6 4 (16.67%) Ruby
7 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 3 (12.50%) C#
7 3 (12.50%) C++
7 3 (12.50%) Jython
7 3 (12.50%) PHP
7 3 (12.50%) VBScript
8 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 2 (8.33%) TypeScript
9 1 (4.17%) ES6
9 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Icinga
2 3 (12.50%) CA Service Virtualization
2 3 (12.50%) HP ALM
3 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.17%) Ansible
4 1 (4.17%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) CA
2 3 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe
3 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.17%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat