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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 510 533 607
Rank change year-on-year +23 +74  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 426 445 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.45% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 0.86% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 330 407 343
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,742 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

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 49978 51998 56343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 56.06% 52.81% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 41844 45052 48044
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 June 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 June 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 +30 411 £60,000 +4.34% 47
London +62 298 £66,250 +10.41% 35
South East +23 39 £47,500 -5.00% 3
South West +8 34 £40,000 -20.00% 3
City of London +22 26 £62,500 +8.69% 6
North West -49 16 £43,750 -12.50%
Buckinghamshire +13 13 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Surrey +39 12 £65,000 -7.14%
Milton Keynes +1 11 £45,000 -13.04%
Hampshire +20 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Lancashire +7 9 £60,000 +71.42%
Chippenham - 9 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 9 £37,500 -
Wiltshire - 9 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -24 8 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Bristol - 8 £70,000 -
Devon +13 7 £35,290 -9.51% 1
East of England -9 7 £37,500 -34.78% 3
Portsmouth - 7 £45,000 -
Exeter - 7 £35,290 - 1
South Wales +19 6 £48,750 +16.07%
East Midlands +10 6 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Chorley +7 6 £40,000 +66.66%
Nottinghamshire +7 6 £40,000 - 1
Wales +4 6 £48,750 +16.07%
Scotland -2 6 £45,000 -35.71%
Cheltenham - 6 £43,500 -
Nottingham - 6 £40,000 - 1
Glasgow +1 5 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire -9 4 £38,500 -9.41%

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 762 (90.07%) Java
2 466 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
3 367 (43.38%) JavaScript
4 329 (38.89%) Linux
5 325 (38.42%) Spring
6 279 (32.98%) Git (software)
6 279 (32.98%) Jenkins
7 264 (31.21%) Scrum
8 263 (31.09%) SQL
9 262 (30.97%) Continuous Integration
10 257 (30.38%) TDD
11 254 (30.02%) HTML
12 249 (29.43%) Maven
13 239 (28.25%) RESTful
14 235 (27.78%) DevOps
15 214 (25.30%) Finance
16 210 (24.82%) Python
17 197 (23.29%) Software Engineering
18 196 (23.17%) Hibernate
19 190 (22.46%) CSS
20 183 (21.63%) Web Services
21 178 (21.04%) XML
22 177 (20.92%) SOAP
23 174 (20.57%) OO
24 173 (20.45%) JUnit
25 171 (20.21%) Amazon AWS
26 166 (19.62%) Grails
27 163 (19.27%) AngularJS
28 153 (18.09%) Test Automation
29 144 (17.02%) Subversion

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
1 134 (15.84%) Tomcat
2 111 (13.12%) nginx
3 84 (9.93%) Apache
4 68 (8.04%) Elasticsearch
5 58 (6.86%) Jetty
6 56 (6.62%) JBoss
7 51 (6.03%) WebSphere
8 49 (5.79%) Apache Solr
9 38 (4.49%) Mule
10 31 (3.66%) WebLogic
11 25 (2.96%) CMS
12 21 (2.48%) Mule ESB
13 19 (2.25%) Apache Spark
13 19 (2.25%) Cloud Foundry
14 12 (1.42%) Oracle Workflow
15 11 (1.30%) Confluence
16 9 (1.06%) Anypoint
16 9 (1.06%) GlassFish
17 7 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 7 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.35%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.24%) Siebel CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 171 (20.21%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.31%) AWS CloudFormation
3 25 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (2.84%) GitHub
5 21 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (2.13%) PaaS
8 17 (2.01%) Datadog
9 11 (1.30%) CloudBees
9 11 (1.30%) Slack
10 9 (1.06%) SaaS
11 3 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.35%) Sauce Labs
12 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.24%) Oracle CX
12 2 (0.24%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 2 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.12%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 65 (7.68%) HTTP
2 34 (4.02%) Internet
3 19 (2.25%) SMTP
4 17 (2.01%) LDAP
4 17 (2.01%) TCP/IP
5 15 (1.77%) DNS
5 15 (1.77%) IMAP
6 11 (1.30%) LAN
7 8 (0.95%) Firewall
8 7 (0.83%) HTTPS
8 7 (0.83%) SNMP
9 6 (0.71%) BGP
10 4 (0.47%) FTP
10 4 (0.47%) IPv4
10 4 (0.47%) SAN
10 4 (0.47%) SSL
11 3 (0.35%) AMQP
11 3 (0.35%) Broadband
12 2 (0.24%) Network Security
12 2 (0.24%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (15.96%) MySQL
2 122 (14.42%) NoSQL
3 108 (12.77%) Relational Database
4 94 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 85 (10.05%) SQL Server
6 78 (9.22%) MongoDB
7 63 (7.45%) Redis
8 58 (6.86%) PostgreSQL
9 41 (4.85%) Big Data
10 33 (3.90%) JasperReports
11 30 (3.55%) Hadoop
12 27 (3.19%) Neo4j
13 21 (2.48%) Oracle Database
14 20 (2.36%) InterSystems Cache
14 20 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
15 18 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
16 17 (2.01%) Data Mining
16 17 (2.01%) QlikView
17 12 (1.42%) Infinispan
18 10 (1.18%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 279 (32.98%) Git (software)
1 279 (32.98%) Jenkins
2 249 (29.43%) Maven
3 173 (20.45%) JUnit
4 144 (17.02%) Subversion
5 137 (16.19%) JIRA
6 128 (15.13%) Selenium
7 126 (14.89%) Ant
8 115 (13.59%) Hudson
9 105 (12.41%) Gradle
10 65 (7.68%) Eclipse
11 62 (7.33%) Cucumber
12 58 (6.86%) SoapUI
13 57 (6.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 55 (6.50%) Mercurial
15 53 (6.26%) WebDriver
16 51 (6.03%) Spock
17 46 (5.44%) TeamCity
18 38 (4.49%) JMeter
18 38 (4.49%) Mockito
General
1 214 (25.30%) Finance
2 57 (6.74%) Retail
3 52 (6.15%) Banking
4 31 (3.66%) Games
5 28 (3.31%) Investment Banking
6 27 (3.19%) Retail Banking
7 21 (2.48%) Military
8 20 (2.36%) Electronics
9 16 (1.89%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.95%) Advertising
10 8 (0.95%) Marketing
11 6 (0.71%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.59%) Publishing
13 4 (0.47%) Automotive
14 3 (0.35%) Legal
15 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.12%) Back Office
15 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 403 (47.64%) Developer
2 318 (37.59%) Java Developer
3 105 (12.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 85 (10.05%) Software Engineer
5 74 (8.75%) Senior Developer
6 71 (8.39%) Software Developer
7 69 (8.16%) Java Software Developer
8 67 (7.92%) Senior Java Developer
9 58 (6.86%) Java Engineer
10 48 (5.67%) JavaScript Developer
11 46 (5.44%) Java Software Engineer
12 44 (5.20%) Consultant
13 40 (4.73%) Senior DevOps
14 37 (4.37%) AWS DevOps
15 36 (4.26%) Test Engineer
16 34 (4.02%) E-Commerce Developer
16 34 (4.02%) Java E-Commerce Developer
17 32 (3.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 31 (3.66%) Analyst
19 28 (3.31%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (38.42%) Spring
2 254 (30.02%) HTML
3 239 (28.25%) RESTful
4 196 (23.17%) Hibernate
5 190 (22.46%) CSS
6 183 (21.63%) Web Services
7 178 (21.04%) XML
8 177 (20.92%) SOAP
9 166 (19.62%) Grails
10 163 (19.27%) AngularJS
11 138 (16.31%) REST
12 118 (13.95%) JSON
13 116 (13.71%) HTML5
14 105 (12.41%) RabbitMQ
15 86 (10.17%) CSS3
16 83 (9.81%) JMS
17 74 (8.75%) Node.js
18 62 (7.33%) J2EE
19 60 (7.09%) XSD
20 58 (6.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 105 (12.41%) Computer Science
2 64 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (6.03%) User Experience
4 39 (4.61%) Fintech
5 37 (4.37%) Data Structures
6 36 (4.26%) Algorithms
6 36 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
7 35 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (3.55%) Linux Command Line
9 28 (3.31%) Mobile App
10 27 (3.19%) Management Information System
11 20 (2.36%) Blog
12 14 (1.65%) Cloud Native
12 14 (1.65%) NHS
13 10 (1.18%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.95%) iPad
15 6 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
16 3 (0.35%) Social Media
16 3 (0.35%) Virtual Team
17 2 (0.24%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 329 (38.89%) Linux
2 100 (11.82%) Unix
3 87 (10.28%) Windows
4 32 (3.78%) Android
5 29 (3.43%) CentOS
6 24 (2.84%) Apple iOS
7 20 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (2.13%) CoreOS
8 18 (2.13%) Ubuntu
9 12 (1.42%) SmartOS
10 6 (0.71%) Debian
11 2 (0.24%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.24%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.24%) Solaris
12 1 (0.12%) AIX
12 1 (0.12%) VMS
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 466 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (31.21%) Scrum
3 262 (30.97%) Continuous Integration
4 257 (30.38%) TDD
5 235 (27.78%) DevOps
6 197 (23.29%) Software Engineering
7 174 (20.57%) OO
8 153 (18.09%) Test Automation
9 125 (14.78%) MVC
10 122 (14.42%) BDD
11 113 (13.36%) Open Source
12 109 (12.88%) Continuous Delivery
13 107 (12.65%) SDLC
14 102 (12.06%) Kanban
15 101 (11.94%) Microservices
15 101 (11.94%) Multithreading
16 100 (11.82%) Unit Testing
17 95 (11.23%) Web Development
18 91 (10.76%) Configuration Management
18 91 (10.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 762 (90.07%) Java
2 367 (43.38%) JavaScript
3 263 (31.09%) SQL
4 210 (24.82%) Python
5 105 (12.41%) Scala
6 103 (12.17%) Ruby
7 83 (9.81%) Bash Shell
8 80 (9.46%) Shell Script
9 53 (6.26%) Go
10 38 (4.49%) C#
11 37 (4.37%) PHP
12 36 (4.26%) C
13 35 (4.14%) C++
14 32 (3.78%) Perl
15 19 (2.25%) PowerShell
16 17 (2.01%) Clojure
17 13 (1.54%) ES6
18 11 (1.30%) XPath
19 10 (1.18%) Jython
20 6 (0.71%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 118 (13.95%) Degree
2 45 (5.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (4.61%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.77%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (0.71%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.71%) ISEB
6 6 (0.71%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (0.35%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (15.96%) QA
2 10 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.35%) SLA
4 2 (0.24%) JTAG
4 2 (0.24%) MISRA
System Software
1 142 (16.78%) Docker
2 39 (4.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (1.65%) VirtualBox
5 7 (0.83%) LXC
5 7 (0.83%) vSphere
6 6 (0.71%) etcd
7 5 (0.59%) flannel
7 5 (0.59%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.47%) KVM
8 4 (0.47%) NFS
8 4 (0.47%) Xen
9 2 (0.24%) HDFS
10 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 118 (13.95%) Ansible
2 105 (12.41%) Puppet
3 82 (9.69%) Opscode Chef
4 52 (6.15%) Kubernetes
5 50 (5.91%) Terraform
6 22 (2.60%) Nagios
7 20 (2.36%) Kibana
8 18 (2.13%) HAProxy
9 16 (1.89%) rkt
10 14 (1.65%) Mesos
11 13 (1.54%) ZABBIX
12 12 (1.42%) Graphite
12 12 (1.42%) logstash
13 10 (1.18%) Consul
14 9 (1.06%) Docker Swarm
14 9 (1.06%) StatsD
15 8 (0.95%) Grafana
15 8 (0.95%) Prometheus
16 7 (0.83%) CloudHub
17 6 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 123 (14.54%) Oracle
2 64 (7.57%) Google
3 48 (5.67%) VMware
4 33 (3.90%) Sybase
5 31 (3.66%) CA Agile Central
6 28 (3.31%) Perforce
7 25 (2.96%) MuleSoft
8 22 (2.60%) Jaspersoft
8 22 (2.60%) Microsoft
9 21 (2.48%) AppDynamics
9 21 (2.48%) Splunk
10 20 (2.36%) Altova
10 20 (2.36%) New Relic
11 19 (2.25%) ILOG
12 17 (2.01%) IBM
13 16 (1.89%) SAP
14 15 (1.77%) Dynatrace
14 15 (1.77%) Red Hat
15 12 (1.42%) Talend
15 12 (1.42%) WSO2
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary up to £50k + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: Great Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Digital Gurus
Salary: £33000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + benefits & 30 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £80000 - £100000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 to 70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Pension + Flex working
Posted: 4 days ago
UK Wide
Network Compucare
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
UK Wide
Network Compucare
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus, bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Montash Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Kingfisher IT Services
Salary: £negotiable dependent on exp. + benefits and bonus potential
Posted: 5 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits + bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago