Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England > South West
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 298 284 324
Rank change year-on-year -14 +40 -31
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 25 54 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.25% 0.53% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 0.88% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22 48 24
South West median annual salary £46,250 £49,250 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.09% +12.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £33,000 £36,250 £32,875
90th Percentile £67,625 £62,500 £66,625
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 5,933 6,118 6,026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 59.15% 59.66% 56.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4,901 5,174 5,138
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 13 December 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 13 December 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
Somerset +24 6 £55,000 +15.79%
Wiltshire -9 6 £67,500 +12.50%
Bristol +12 4 £47,500 -32.14%
Devon 0 4 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Cornwall - 4 £36,000 -
Gloucestershire -3 1 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 (76.00%) TDD
2 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (72.00%) Java
3 15 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (52.00%) Linux
4 13 (52.00%) BDD
5 12 (48.00%) REST
6 11 (44.00%) SQL
7 10 (40.00%) HTML
7 10 (40.00%) CSS
7 10 (40.00%) Spring
8 9 (36.00%) Python
8 9 (36.00%) Microservices
9 8 (32.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
9 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
9 8 (32.00%) Degree
9 8 (32.00%) Scala
9 8 (32.00%) Clojure
10 7 (28.00%) jQuery
10 7 (28.00%) TypeScript
10 7 (28.00%) Sass
10 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (28.00%) JUnit
10 7 (28.00%) Maven
10 7 (28.00%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (24.00%) Ruby
11 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
11 6 (24.00%) DevOps

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 4 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) InVision
1 3 (12.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) IPv4
1 4 (16.00%) IPv6
1 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Couchbase
1 4 (16.00%) Hazelcast
1 4 (16.00%) InfluxDB
1 4 (16.00%) Neo4j
1 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) JasperReports
3 1 (4.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (28.00%) JUnit
2 7 (28.00%) Maven
3 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 5 (20.00%) Mockito
3 5 (20.00%) Spock
4 4 (16.00%) Ant
4 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (16.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (12.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (12.00%) GitLab
5 3 (12.00%) gulp
5 3 (12.00%) HP UFT
5 3 (12.00%) Jasmine
5 3 (12.00%) JIRA
5 3 (12.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (12.00%) Selenium
5 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (12.00%) webpack
General
1 4 (16.00%) Back Office
1 4 (16.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Backend Developer
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.00%) Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) REST
2 10 (40.00%) CSS
2 10 (40.00%) HTML
2 10 (40.00%) Spring
3 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (28.00%) jQuery
3 7 (28.00%) Sass
4 4 (16.00%) .NET
4 4 (16.00%) Akka
4 4 (16.00%) Gherkin
4 4 (16.00%) GWT
4 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (16.00%) HTML5 Canvas
4 4 (16.00%) JPA
4 4 (16.00%) React
4 4 (16.00%) RxJava
4 4 (16.00%) SOAP
4 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (16.00%) Web Services
4 4 (16.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) iPad
2 4 (16.00%) Animation
2 4 (16.00%) Virtual Team
3 3 (12.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) FreeBSD
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) TDD
2 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (52.00%) BDD
5 9 (36.00%) Microservices
6 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (28.00%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (24.00%) DevOps
8 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
9 5 (20.00%) B2B
9 5 (20.00%) B2C
9 5 (20.00%) Pair Programming
9 5 (20.00%) Scrum
9 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (16.00%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (16.00%) Game Development
10 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
11 3 (12.00%) Critical Thinking
11 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) SQL
4 9 (36.00%) Python
5 8 (32.00%) Clojure
5 8 (32.00%) Scala
6 7 (28.00%) TypeScript
7 6 (24.00%) Ruby
8 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 5 (20.00%) Java 8
9 3 (12.00%) C#
9 3 (12.00%) C++
9 3 (12.00%) ES6
9 3 (12.00%) Jython
9 3 (12.00%) VBScript
10 2 (8.00%) PHP
10 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
11 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (16.00%) Icinga
3 3 (12.00%) CA Service Virtualization
3 3 (12.00%) HP ALM
4 1 (4.00%) Ansible
4 1 (4.00%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Adobe
2 3 (12.00%) CA
2 3 (12.00%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 3 (12.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat