Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 543 601 674
Rank change year-on-year +58 +73 +28
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 850 842 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.41% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 0.79% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 651 780 664
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% - +21.05%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £78,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £49,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.63% +9.44% +5.88%

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 with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 98241 106270 113140
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.48% 52.36% 51.06%
Number of salaries quoted 82116 91868 96303
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in the UK

Groovy
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Groovy in the UK

Groovy
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Groovy in the UK

Groovy
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the UK over the 6 months to 20 July 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
England +54 806 £57,500 - 48
London +68 561 £65,000 +8.33% 30
UK excluding London +28 274 £45,000 -8.63% 22
South East +54 80 £47,500 -5.00% 5
North of England -9 69 £42,500 -5.56% 3
South West +30 57 £40,000 -15.79% 2
North West -27 39 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Yorkshire +19 28 £41,250 -5.71% 1
East of England +28 22 £36,250 -14.71% 2
Midlands +7 21 £41,250 -28.26% 6
Scotland +8 13 £45,000 -18.18% 3
East Midlands +17 12 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Wales +3 12 £48,750 +13.37% 1
West Midlands -7 9 £43,750 -30.00% 2
North East - 2 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 with a requirement for Groovy.

1 765 (90.00%) Java
2 484 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
3 364 (42.82%) JavaScript
4 338 (39.76%) Spring
5 325 (38.24%) Linux
6 311 (36.59%) Git (software)
7 298 (35.06%) Jenkins
8 287 (33.76%) Scrum
9 264 (31.06%) Continuous Integration
10 257 (30.24%) Maven
11 252 (29.65%) SQL
12 250 (29.41%) TDD
13 245 (28.82%) RESTful
14 243 (28.59%) DevOps
15 234 (27.53%) HTML
16 222 (26.12%) Finance
17 206 (24.24%) Python
18 198 (23.29%) Hibernate
19 192 (22.59%) Web Services
20 186 (21.88%) SOAP
20 186 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
21 181 (21.29%) JUnit
22 178 (20.94%) CSS
23 175 (20.59%) Software Engineering
24 168 (19.76%) OO
25 164 (19.29%) XML
25 164 (19.29%) AngularJS
26 160 (18.82%) JIRA
27 158 (18.59%) Grails
28 157 (18.47%) QA

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 147 (17.29%) Tomcat
2 112 (13.18%) nginx
3 108 (12.71%) Apache
4 68 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
5 61 (7.18%) JBoss
6 49 (5.76%) Jetty
7 48 (5.65%) Apache Solr
8 45 (5.29%) WebSphere
9 36 (4.24%) Mule
10 28 (3.29%) CMS
11 22 (2.59%) Cloud Foundry
11 22 (2.59%) WebLogic
12 21 (2.47%) Mule ESB
13 17 (2.00%) Apache Spark
14 14 (1.65%) Confluence
15 9 (1.06%) Anypoint
15 9 (1.06%) GlassFish
16 7 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 7 (0.82%) Oracle Coherence
16 7 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (0.24%) Siebel CRM
2 1 (0.12%) assyst
2 1 (0.12%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.12%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 186 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 24 (2.82%) GitHub
5 23 (2.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 23 (2.71%) PaaS
6 22 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (2.00%) Datadog
8 11 (1.29%) CloudBees
9 10 (1.18%) Slack
10 9 (1.06%) SaaS
11 3 (0.35%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.35%) Sauce Labs
12 2 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.24%) Oracle CX
12 2 (0.24%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 2 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 66 (7.76%) HTTP
2 34 (4.00%) Internet
3 21 (2.47%) SMTP
4 18 (2.12%) LDAP
5 17 (2.00%) DNS
5 17 (2.00%) IMAP
6 15 (1.76%) TCP/IP
7 11 (1.29%) Firewall
8 10 (1.18%) LAN
9 8 (0.94%) BGP
10 5 (0.59%) AMQP
10 5 (0.59%) FTP
11 4 (0.47%) IPv4
11 4 (0.47%) Network Security
11 4 (0.47%) SSL
12 3 (0.35%) Broadband
12 3 (0.35%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.35%) SAN
12 3 (0.35%) SMS
12 3 (0.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (16.71%) NoSQL
2 130 (15.29%) MySQL
3 114 (13.41%) Relational Database
4 108 (12.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 95 (11.18%) SQL Server
6 81 (9.53%) MongoDB
7 77 (9.06%) Redis
8 55 (6.47%) PostgreSQL
9 51 (6.00%) Big Data
10 43 (5.06%) Neo4j
11 31 (3.65%) JasperReports
12 28 (3.29%) Hadoop
13 19 (2.24%) Amazon RDS
14 15 (1.76%) Data Mining
14 15 (1.76%) QlikView
15 12 (1.41%) Oracle Database
16 11 (1.29%) InterSystems Cache
16 11 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (1.18%) MariaDB
18 9 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 311 (36.59%) Git (software)
2 298 (35.06%) Jenkins
3 257 (30.24%) Maven
4 181 (21.29%) JUnit
5 160 (18.82%) JIRA
6 149 (17.53%) Subversion
7 131 (15.41%) Ant
8 129 (15.18%) Selenium
9 122 (14.35%) Hudson
10 116 (13.65%) Gradle
11 70 (8.24%) Mercurial
12 59 (6.94%) SoapUI
13 56 (6.59%) Cucumber
13 56 (6.59%) TeamCity
14 55 (6.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 55 (6.47%) Spock
15 52 (6.12%) Eclipse
16 48 (5.65%) WebDriver
17 45 (5.29%) JMeter
18 44 (5.18%) jMock
General
1 222 (26.12%) Finance
2 78 (9.18%) Retail
3 60 (7.06%) Banking
4 44 (5.18%) Investment Banking
5 43 (5.06%) Retail Banking
6 36 (4.24%) Games
7 20 (2.35%) Electronics
8 17 (2.00%) Military
9 15 (1.76%) Telecoms
10 11 (1.29%) Publishing
11 10 (1.18%) Marketing
12 8 (0.94%) Advertising
13 7 (0.82%) Automotive
14 6 (0.71%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.47%) Legal
16 3 (0.35%) Front Office
17 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 400 (47.06%) Developer
2 317 (37.29%) Java Developer
3 103 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 79 (9.29%) Java Software Developer
5 78 (9.18%) Software Developer
6 71 (8.35%) Software Engineer
7 69 (8.12%) Senior Developer
8 61 (7.18%) Senior Java Developer
9 53 (6.24%) E-Commerce Developer
9 53 (6.24%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 51 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
11 50 (5.88%) Java Engineer
12 46 (5.41%) Consultant
13 38 (4.47%) AWS DevOps
13 38 (4.47%) Senior DevOps
14 35 (4.12%) Java Software Engineer
14 35 (4.12%) Test Engineer
15 32 (3.76%) Analyst
16 30 (3.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 30 (3.53%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (39.76%) Spring
2 245 (28.82%) RESTful
3 234 (27.53%) HTML
4 198 (23.29%) Hibernate
5 192 (22.59%) Web Services
6 186 (21.88%) SOAP
7 178 (20.94%) CSS
8 164 (19.29%) AngularJS
8 164 (19.29%) XML
9 158 (18.59%) Grails
10 129 (15.18%) REST
11 119 (14.00%) JSON
12 110 (12.94%) HTML5
13 99 (11.65%) RabbitMQ
14 82 (9.65%) CSS3
15 71 (8.35%) Node.js
16 61 (7.18%) JMS
16 61 (7.18%) jQuery
17 56 (6.59%) React
18 53 (6.24%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 115 (13.53%) Computer Science
2 70 (8.24%) User Experience
3 60 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (6.12%) Algorithms
4 52 (6.12%) Data Structures
5 46 (5.41%) Linux Command Line
6 40 (4.71%) Greenfield Project
7 31 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
8 29 (3.41%) Management Information System
9 28 (3.29%) Mobile App
10 27 (3.18%) Fintech
11 20 (2.35%) Blog
12 14 (1.65%) Cloud Native
12 14 (1.65%) NHS
13 9 (1.06%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.71%) iPad
14 6 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
15 5 (0.59%) Reinsurance
15 5 (0.59%) Virtual Team
16 4 (0.47%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 325 (38.24%) Linux
2 108 (12.71%) Unix
3 94 (11.06%) Windows
4 30 (3.53%) Android
5 28 (3.29%) CentOS
6 24 (2.82%) Apple iOS
7 20 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (2.24%) CoreOS
9 17 (2.00%) Ubuntu
10 11 (1.29%) SmartOS
11 10 (1.18%) Debian
12 2 (0.24%) Kali Linux
12 2 (0.24%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.24%) Solaris
12 2 (0.24%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.12%) AIX
13 1 (0.12%) VMS
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 484 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (33.76%) Scrum
3 264 (31.06%) Continuous Integration
4 250 (29.41%) TDD
5 243 (28.59%) DevOps
6 175 (20.59%) Software Engineering
7 168 (19.76%) OO
8 148 (17.41%) Test Automation
9 120 (14.12%) Kanban
9 120 (14.12%) Open Source
10 117 (13.76%) BDD
11 114 (13.41%) Unit Testing
12 113 (13.29%) MVC
13 111 (13.06%) Continuous Delivery
13 111 (13.06%) Multithreading
14 109 (12.82%) E-Commerce
15 100 (11.76%) SDLC
16 95 (11.18%) Front End Development
16 95 (11.18%) Microservices
17 88 (10.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 765 (90.00%) Java
2 364 (42.82%) JavaScript
3 252 (29.65%) SQL
4 206 (24.24%) Python
5 100 (11.76%) Scala
6 99 (11.65%) Ruby
7 86 (10.12%) Bash Shell
8 82 (9.65%) Shell Script
9 49 (5.76%) Go
10 39 (4.59%) C#
11 38 (4.47%) PHP
12 32 (3.76%) C++
12 32 (3.76%) Perl
13 31 (3.65%) C
14 22 (2.59%) Clojure
15 19 (2.24%) PowerShell
16 16 (1.88%) ES6
17 10 (1.18%) Jython
17 10 (1.18%) XPath
18 6 (0.71%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 113 (13.29%) Degree
2 44 (5.18%) Security Cleared
3 39 (4.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 24 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.41%) DV Cleared
6 7 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.71%) ISEB
7 6 (0.71%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.24%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.12%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (18.47%) QA
2 10 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.59%) SLA
4 2 (0.24%) JTAG
4 2 (0.24%) MISRA
System Software
1 143 (16.82%) Docker
2 38 (4.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (1.06%) VirtualBox
5 8 (0.94%) LXC
5 8 (0.94%) vSphere
6 7 (0.82%) Xen
7 5 (0.59%) etcd
7 5 (0.59%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.59%) KVM
8 4 (0.47%) flannel
9 3 (0.35%) NFS
10 2 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.24%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 130 (15.29%) Ansible
2 106 (12.47%) Puppet
3 88 (10.35%) Opscode Chef
4 50 (5.88%) Kubernetes
5 48 (5.65%) Terraform
6 21 (2.47%) Kibana
7 18 (2.12%) HAProxy
7 18 (2.12%) Nagios
8 17 (2.00%) rkt
9 13 (1.53%) ZABBIX
10 12 (1.41%) Graphite
10 12 (1.41%) logstash
11 10 (1.18%) Grafana
12 9 (1.06%) Mesos
12 9 (1.06%) Prometheus
13 7 (0.82%) CloudHub
14 5 (0.59%) Consul
14 5 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
15 4 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
15 4 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 132 (15.53%) Oracle
2 60 (7.06%) Google
3 47 (5.53%) CA Agile Central
4 46 (5.41%) Sybase
5 45 (5.29%) VMware
6 44 (5.18%) Perforce
7 23 (2.71%) MuleSoft
8 22 (2.59%) AppDynamics
8 22 (2.59%) Microsoft
9 20 (2.35%) Jaspersoft
10 19 (2.24%) SAP
11 18 (2.12%) IBM
11 18 (2.12%) Red Hat
12 16 (1.88%) Dynatrace
13 15 (1.76%) New Relic
14 13 (1.53%) Splunk
15 11 (1.29%) Altova
15 11 (1.29%) F5
16 10 (1.18%) ILOG
17 7 (0.82%) Adobe
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Exceptional Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30k - £40k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits Leading Market Benefits + Car Allo
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Training and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Exceptional Salary and Benefits - please contact for details
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 2 days remote working available, g
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £80000 - £100000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension,Discretionary bonus & discou
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Pension + Flex working
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago