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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Groovy
UK
Rank 481 622 651
Rank change year-on-year +141 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 420 337 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.91% 0.63% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 331 297 250
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.69% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 46189 53333 54614
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 54.61% 51.57% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39289 45960 46435
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Groovy in the UK

Groovy
Top 30 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +130 403 £52,500 -8.69% 52
London +100 256 £65,000 +8.33% 37
South East +74 37 £49,000 +3.15% 7
North West +17 31 £45,000 +23.28% 1
Yorkshire +34 30 £42,500 -5.55% 3
South West +30 22 £40,000 -6.97%
West Yorkshire +42 21 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Leeds +30 18 £45,000 - 3
Manchester -5 18 £38,750 -38.00%
East of England +34 15 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Hampshire +35 14 £45,000 +5.88% 2
City of London +25 13 £52,500 -12.50% 8
Portsmouth - 12 £45,000 - 2
Surrey +50 10 £65,000 +8.33% 2
West Midlands +13 10 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Lancashire +5 10 £60,000 +98.34% 1
Warwick +33 9 £50,000 -13.04%
Warwickshire +24 9 £50,000 -13.04%
Somerset -7 9 £40,000 -3.61%
North Yorkshire +13 8 £42,500 -2.85%
York +10 8 £42,500 -2.85%
Berkshire +40 7 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Cambridgeshire +15 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Cambridge +9 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Exeter - 7 £33,838 -
Devon - 7 £33,838 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £42,500 -
St Albans - 6 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £50,000 - 1
Moorgate - 6 £40,000 -

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 with a requirement for Groovy.

1 690 (86.57%) Java
2 424 (53.20%) Agile Software Development
3 356 (44.67%) JavaScript
4 302 (37.89%) Spring
5 274 (34.38%) Linux
6 261 (32.75%) HTML
7 253 (31.74%) TDD
8 250 (31.37%) SQL
9 246 (30.87%) Python
10 219 (27.48%) Software Engineering
11 213 (26.73%) Continuous Integration
12 212 (26.60%) Jenkins
13 209 (26.22%) RESTful
13 209 (26.22%) CSS
14 201 (25.22%) Scrum
15 199 (24.97%) Git (software)
15 199 (24.97%) DevOps
16 187 (23.46%) Scala
17 173 (21.71%) Maven
18 172 (21.58%) Grails
19 169 (21.20%) Web Services
20 164 (20.58%) XML
21 163 (20.45%) Finance
22 152 (19.07%) Hibernate
23 151 (18.95%) JUnit
23 151 (18.95%) Ruby
24 149 (18.70%) Amazon AWS
25 146 (18.32%) AngularJS
26 145 (18.19%) REST
27 140 (17.57%) OO

Groovy
Top Related 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 83 (10.41%) Tomcat
2 66 (8.28%) Elasticsearch
3 55 (6.90%) nginx
4 48 (6.02%) JBoss
4 48 (6.02%) WebSphere
5 40 (5.02%) Jetty
6 37 (4.64%) WebLogic
7 28 (3.51%) Apache Solr
8 22 (2.76%) Apache
9 17 (2.13%) Apache Spark
10 14 (1.76%) Oracle Workflow
11 12 (1.51%) Mule
12 11 (1.38%) Confluence
13 7 (0.88%) WildFly
14 6 (0.75%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.63%) Apache Pig
15 5 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 4 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
16 4 (0.50%) Commerce Server
17 3 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 20 (2.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.63%) MS Office
3 3 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 8 (1.00%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 149 (18.70%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (5.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (3.01%) AWS CloudFormation
4 22 (2.76%) CloudBees
4 22 (2.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 16 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (1.76%) GitHub
7 11 (1.38%) SaaS
7 11 (1.38%) Slack
8 9 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (1.00%) Datadog
10 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.13%) Route 53
11 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (6.90%) HTTP
2 34 (4.27%) Internet
3 25 (3.14%) TCP/IP
4 13 (1.63%) DNS
4 13 (1.63%) HTTPS
4 13 (1.63%) LDAP
4 13 (1.63%) SMTP
4 13 (1.63%) SNMP
5 12 (1.51%) IPv6
5 12 (1.51%) Network Security
6 11 (1.38%) IMAP
6 11 (1.38%) LAN
7 4 (0.50%) SAN
7 4 (0.50%) SSL
7 4 (0.50%) UMTS
8 3 (0.38%) WebEx
9 2 (0.25%) AMQP
9 2 (0.25%) Firewall
9 2 (0.25%) IPv4
9 2 (0.25%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (13.68%) MySQL
2 96 (12.05%) NoSQL
3 88 (11.04%) Relational Database
4 72 (9.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 66 (8.28%) MongoDB
6 63 (7.90%) PostgreSQL
7 62 (7.78%) SQL Server
8 41 (5.14%) Redis
9 33 (4.14%) Hadoop
10 32 (4.02%) Big Data
11 29 (3.64%) Oracle Database
12 28 (3.51%) InterSystems Cache
12 28 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
13 18 (2.26%) Infinispan
13 18 (2.26%) JasperReports
14 17 (2.13%) Neo4j
14 17 (2.13%) RDBMS
15 16 (2.01%) QlikView
16 15 (1.88%) Data Mining
16 15 (1.88%) KDB
Development Applications
1 212 (26.60%) Jenkins
2 199 (24.97%) Git (software)
3 173 (21.71%) Maven
4 151 (18.95%) JUnit
5 139 (17.44%) Selenium
6 125 (15.68%) Subversion
7 87 (10.92%) Ant
8 86 (10.79%) JIRA
9 64 (8.03%) Eclipse
10 63 (7.90%) Gradle
10 63 (7.90%) Hudson
11 55 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 52 (6.52%) Vagrant
13 50 (6.27%) Cucumber
14 47 (5.90%) SoapUI
15 41 (5.14%) WebDriver
16 35 (4.39%) Spock
17 34 (4.27%) Sonatype Nexus
18 32 (4.02%) Mockito
19 31 (3.89%) TeamCity
General
1 163 (20.45%) Finance
2 30 (3.76%) Games
3 28 (3.51%) Banking
4 22 (2.76%) Military
4 22 (2.76%) Retail
5 18 (2.26%) Electronics
5 18 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.13%) Advertising
7 5 (0.63%) Automotive
7 5 (0.63%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.50%) Back Office
8 4 (0.50%) Marketing
9 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.25%) Billing
9 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.25%) Publishing
10 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.13%) Front Office
10 1 (0.13%) Law
10 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 422 (52.95%) Developer
2 348 (43.66%) Java Developer
3 129 (16.19%) Senior Developer
4 122 (15.31%) Senior Java Developer
5 96 (12.05%) DevOps Engineer
6 89 (11.17%) Software Engineer
7 62 (7.78%) Java Engineer
8 48 (6.02%) Java Software Engineer
9 42 (5.27%) Software Developer
10 39 (4.89%) Java Scala Developer
10 39 (4.89%) Scala Developer
10 39 (4.89%) Test Engineer
11 36 (4.52%) Java Software Developer
12 34 (4.27%) Technical Leader
13 33 (4.14%) Lead Developer
13 33 (4.14%) Tester
14 32 (4.02%) JavaScript Developer
15 31 (3.89%) Architect
16 29 (3.64%) Java Team Leader
16 29 (3.64%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (37.89%) Spring
2 261 (32.75%) HTML
3 209 (26.22%) CSS
3 209 (26.22%) RESTful
4 172 (21.58%) Grails
5 169 (21.20%) Web Services
6 164 (20.58%) XML
7 152 (19.07%) Hibernate
8 146 (18.32%) AngularJS
9 145 (18.19%) REST
10 131 (16.44%) SOAP
11 111 (13.93%) Node.js
12 105 (13.17%) HTML5
13 101 (12.67%) JSON
14 98 (12.30%) JMS
15 96 (12.05%) RabbitMQ
16 87 (10.92%) Java EE
17 86 (10.79%) CSS3
18 71 (8.91%) jQuery
19 70 (8.78%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 77 (9.66%) Computer Science
2 64 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (7.40%) Enterprise Software
4 55 (6.90%) Fintech
5 21 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.01%) Management Information System
7 15 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 15 (1.88%) iPad
7 15 (1.88%) User Experience
8 13 (1.63%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.25%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.13%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.88%) Cloud Native
11 7 (0.88%) NHS
12 5 (0.63%) DataPower
12 5 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.50%) Public Cloud
14 3 (0.38%) Blog
14 3 (0.38%) Social Media
14 3 (0.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 274 (34.38%) Linux
2 92 (11.54%) Unix
3 88 (11.04%) Windows
4 56 (7.03%) Android
5 34 (4.27%) CentOS
6 24 (3.01%) Apple iOS
7 23 (2.89%) Ubuntu
8 22 (2.76%) CoreOS
9 19 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (1.51%) Mac OS
10 12 (1.51%) SmartOS
11 5 (0.63%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.38%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.25%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.25%) Solaris
14 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (53.20%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (31.74%) TDD
3 219 (27.48%) Software Engineering
4 213 (26.73%) Continuous Integration
5 201 (25.22%) Scrum
6 199 (24.97%) DevOps
7 140 (17.57%) OO
8 129 (16.19%) MVC
9 119 (14.93%) Microservices
10 116 (14.55%) BDD
11 101 (12.67%) SDLC
12 99 (12.42%) Open Source
13 93 (11.67%) Configuration Management
14 87 (10.92%) Continuous Delivery
15 71 (8.91%) Web Development
16 66 (8.28%) Unit Testing
17 65 (8.16%) Multithreading
18 62 (7.78%) Automated Testing
19 61 (7.65%) Kanban
20 59 (7.40%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 690 (86.57%) Java
2 356 (44.67%) JavaScript
3 250 (31.37%) SQL
4 246 (30.87%) Python
5 187 (23.46%) Scala
6 151 (18.95%) Ruby
7 109 (13.68%) Bash Shell
8 63 (7.90%) C#
9 48 (6.02%) C
9 48 (6.02%) C++
9 48 (6.02%) Shell Script
10 45 (5.65%) Clojure
11 43 (5.40%) Go
12 40 (5.02%) Perl
13 37 (4.64%) PHP
14 32 (4.02%) PowerShell
15 13 (1.63%) Jython
16 12 (1.51%) Embedded C
16 12 (1.51%) Embedded C++
17 9 (1.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 102 (12.80%) Degree
2 55 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 34 (4.27%) SC Cleared
4 28 (3.51%) DV Cleared
5 12 (1.51%) ISEB
6 10 (1.25%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (0.50%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.25%) OCP
9 2 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (9.91%) QA
2 30 (3.76%) SDET
3 12 (1.51%) JTAG
4 10 (1.25%) MISRA
5 8 (1.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 139 (17.44%) Docker
2 30 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.13%) VirtualBox
4 7 (0.88%) etcd
4 7 (0.88%) flannel
4 7 (0.88%) HDFS
5 6 (0.75%) XenServer
6 4 (0.50%) NFS
7 3 (0.38%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 95 (11.92%) Puppet
2 93 (11.67%) Ansible
3 79 (9.91%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (4.89%) Kubernetes
5 38 (4.77%) Nagios
6 37 (4.64%) Terraform
7 23 (2.89%) Graphite
8 18 (2.26%) Mesos
9 16 (2.01%) Consul
9 16 (2.01%) rkt
10 15 (1.88%) Docker Swarm
10 15 (1.88%) StatsD
11 13 (1.63%) Kibana
12 11 (1.38%) logstash
12 11 (1.38%) ZABBIX
13 8 (1.00%) CA Spectrum
13 8 (1.00%) HAProxy
13 8 (1.00%) Netcool
13 8 (1.00%) Tivoli
14 7 (0.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 97 (12.17%) Oracle
2 71 (8.91%) Google
3 41 (5.14%) VMware
4 33 (4.14%) Microsoft
5 29 (3.64%) New Relic
6 28 (3.51%) Altova
6 28 (3.51%) Splunk
7 27 (3.39%) ILOG
8 26 (3.26%) AppDynamics
9 20 (2.51%) Sybase
10 17 (2.13%) IBM
10 17 (2.13%) MuleSoft
11 16 (2.01%) Jaspersoft
11 16 (2.01%) Solace
11 16 (2.01%) TIBCO
12 15 (1.88%) Dynatrace
12 15 (1.88%) HP
12 15 (1.88%) ION Trading
13 14 (1.76%) Talend
13 14 (1.76%) WSO2
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 54 minutes ago
South East London
Itecco
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + shares, bonus, pension, flexi hour
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 55,000-70,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
KPRS
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45k - £55k + excellent Benefits pac
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £60k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Woodbridge
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Soho, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £65,000 to £72,000 per annum + 10% bonus, Pension, Shares etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £999,999 per annum 75000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Exc Bonus Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus ,shares,Pension,health
Posted: 3 days ago
London
KPRS
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45k - £55k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago