The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Groovy
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 41 67 63
Rank change year-on-year +26 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 1 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.34% 1.33% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 2.21% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 159 362 325
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 53.90% 60.33% 58.98%
Number of salaries quoted 151 327 276
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk citing Groovy as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Suffolk

Groovy
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Groovy in Suffolk

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Scala
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Camel
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) Java EE
4 2 (28.57%) CA
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Pig
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
4 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (28.57%) OSGi
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) Neo4j
4 2 (28.57%) Big Data
4 2 (28.57%) DataPower

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (28.57%) Apache Pig
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Jetty
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) Neo4j
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) JasperReports
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Java Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE Architect
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Applications Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Ajax
1 4 (57.14%) Apache Camel
1 4 (57.14%) Java EE
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) OSGi
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) FreeMarker
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
1 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Microservices
2 2 (28.57%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) CA
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