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

Groovy
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 500 533 595
Rank change year-on-year +33 +62  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 425 451 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.46% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 0.87% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 330 413 344
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 £77,000 £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 49762 51984 56399
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.96% 52.83% 51.51%
Number of salaries quoted 41668 45055 48108
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 £70,500
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 28 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 28 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 +28 409 £60,000 +4.34% 48
London +53 297 £67,500 +12.50% 36
South East +20 38 £47,500 -5.00% 3
South West +5 35 £40,000 -20.00% 3
City of London +19 26 £62,500 +8.69% 7
North West -45 15 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 13 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Surrey +32 12 £65,000 -7.14%
Milton Keynes +3 11 £45,000 -13.04%
Wiltshire - 10 £40,000 -
Lancashire +4 9 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Chippenham - 9 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 9 £37,500 -
Hampshire +21 8 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Yorkshire -19 8 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Bristol - 8 £70,000 -
Devon +11 7 £35,290 -9.51% 1
East of England -6 7 £37,500 -34.78% 2
Exeter - 7 £35,290 - 1
East Midlands +23 6 £40,000 -5.88% 1
South Wales +15 6 £48,750 +16.07% 1
Scotland +12 6 £45,000 -35.71%
Wales +7 6 £48,750 +16.07% 1
Chorley +7 6 £40,000 +66.66%
Nottinghamshire +6 6 £40,000 - 1
Nottingham - 6 £40,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 6 £43,500 -
Portsmouth - 6 £45,000 -
Glasgow +4 5 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire -14 4 £38,500 -9.41%

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 760 (90.15%) Java
2 462 (54.80%) Agile Software Development
3 362 (42.94%) JavaScript
4 326 (38.67%) Linux
5 322 (38.20%) Spring
6 280 (33.21%) Git (software)
7 278 (32.98%) Jenkins
8 265 (31.44%) Scrum
9 262 (31.08%) SQL
10 261 (30.96%) Continuous Integration
11 258 (30.60%) TDD
12 252 (29.89%) HTML
13 246 (29.18%) Maven
14 235 (27.88%) RESTful
15 231 (27.40%) DevOps
16 212 (25.15%) Finance
17 206 (24.44%) Python
18 195 (23.13%) Software Engineering
19 192 (22.78%) Hibernate
20 189 (22.42%) CSS
21 181 (21.47%) Web Services
22 179 (21.23%) XML
23 175 (20.76%) SOAP
24 173 (20.52%) JUnit
25 172 (20.40%) OO
26 170 (20.17%) Amazon AWS
27 167 (19.81%) Grails
28 163 (19.34%) AngularJS
29 152 (18.03%) Test Automation
30 142 (16.84%) 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
1 133 (15.78%) Tomcat
2 109 (12.93%) nginx
3 85 (10.08%) Apache
4 68 (8.07%) Elasticsearch
5 56 (6.64%) Jetty
6 55 (6.52%) JBoss
7 49 (5.81%) Apache Solr
8 48 (5.69%) WebSphere
9 38 (4.51%) Mule
10 29 (3.44%) WebLogic
11 27 (3.20%) CMS
12 21 (2.49%) Mule ESB
13 19 (2.25%) Cloud Foundry
14 18 (2.14%) Apache Spark
15 11 (1.30%) Confluence
15 11 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
16 9 (1.07%) Anypoint
16 9 (1.07%) 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 2 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.24%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.24%) Siebel CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 170 (20.17%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.20%) AWS CloudFormation
3 25 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (2.85%) GitHub
5 21 (2.49%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (2.37%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (2.14%) PaaS
8 17 (2.02%) Datadog
9 11 (1.30%) CloudBees
9 11 (1.30%) Slack
10 9 (1.07%) SaaS
11 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.36%) 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 SQS
13 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 64 (7.59%) HTTP
2 34 (4.03%) Internet
3 19 (2.25%) SMTP
4 17 (2.02%) LDAP
5 16 (1.90%) TCP/IP
6 15 (1.78%) DNS
6 15 (1.78%) IMAP
7 11 (1.30%) LAN
8 8 (0.95%) Firewall
9 6 (0.71%) BGP
9 6 (0.71%) HTTPS
9 6 (0.71%) SNMP
10 4 (0.47%) FTP
10 4 (0.47%) IPv4
10 4 (0.47%) SAN
10 4 (0.47%) SSL
11 3 (0.36%) AMQP
11 3 (0.36%) Broadband
12 2 (0.24%) Network Security
12 2 (0.24%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (15.54%) MySQL
2 123 (14.59%) NoSQL
3 107 (12.69%) Relational Database
4 94 (11.15%) Apache Cassandra
5 84 (9.96%) SQL Server
6 76 (9.02%) MongoDB
7 63 (7.47%) Redis
8 56 (6.64%) PostgreSQL
9 41 (4.86%) Big Data
10 33 (3.91%) JasperReports
11 30 (3.56%) Hadoop
12 28 (3.32%) Neo4j
13 19 (2.25%) Oracle Database
14 18 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
14 18 (2.14%) InterSystems Cache
14 18 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
15 17 (2.02%) QlikView
16 16 (1.90%) Data Mining
17 12 (1.42%) Infinispan
18 10 (1.19%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 280 (33.21%) Git (software)
2 278 (32.98%) Jenkins
3 246 (29.18%) Maven
4 173 (20.52%) JUnit
5 142 (16.84%) Subversion
6 138 (16.37%) JIRA
7 130 (15.42%) Selenium
8 124 (14.71%) Ant
9 114 (13.52%) Hudson
10 103 (12.22%) Gradle
11 62 (7.35%) Cucumber
11 62 (7.35%) Eclipse
12 58 (6.88%) SoapUI
13 56 (6.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 55 (6.52%) Mercurial
15 53 (6.29%) WebDriver
16 51 (6.05%) Spock
17 46 (5.46%) TeamCity
18 38 (4.51%) JMeter
18 38 (4.51%) Mockito
General
1 212 (25.15%) Finance
2 58 (6.88%) Retail
3 52 (6.17%) Banking
4 31 (3.68%) Games
5 29 (3.44%) Investment Banking
6 28 (3.32%) Retail Banking
7 21 (2.49%) Military
8 20 (2.37%) Electronics
9 16 (1.90%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.07%) Advertising
11 7 (0.83%) Marketing
12 6 (0.71%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.59%) Publishing
14 4 (0.47%) Automotive
15 3 (0.36%) Legal
16 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.12%) Back Office
16 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 403 (47.81%) Developer
2 317 (37.60%) Java Developer
3 103 (12.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 83 (9.85%) Software Engineer
5 74 (8.78%) Senior Developer
6 72 (8.54%) Software Developer
7 70 (8.30%) Java Software Developer
8 67 (7.95%) Senior Java Developer
9 58 (6.88%) Java Engineer
10 48 (5.69%) JavaScript Developer
11 45 (5.34%) Java Software Engineer
12 44 (5.22%) Consultant
13 39 (4.63%) Senior DevOps
14 37 (4.39%) AWS DevOps
15 36 (4.27%) Test Engineer
16 35 (4.15%) E-Commerce Developer
16 35 (4.15%) Java E-Commerce Developer
17 31 (3.68%) Analyst
17 31 (3.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 28 (3.32%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (38.20%) Spring
2 252 (29.89%) HTML
3 235 (27.88%) RESTful
4 192 (22.78%) Hibernate
5 189 (22.42%) CSS
6 181 (21.47%) Web Services
7 179 (21.23%) XML
8 175 (20.76%) SOAP
9 167 (19.81%) Grails
10 163 (19.34%) AngularJS
11 137 (16.25%) REST
12 121 (14.35%) JSON
13 117 (13.88%) HTML5
14 105 (12.46%) RabbitMQ
15 87 (10.32%) CSS3
16 77 (9.13%) JMS
17 71 (8.42%) Node.js
18 59 (7.00%) J2EE
19 58 (6.88%) jQuery
19 58 (6.88%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 105 (12.46%) Computer Science
2 63 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (6.17%) User Experience
4 39 (4.63%) Fintech
5 38 (4.51%) Data Structures
6 37 (4.39%) Algorithms
6 37 (4.39%) Greenfield Project
7 34 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (3.68%) Linux Command Line
9 28 (3.32%) Mobile App
10 27 (3.20%) Management Information System
11 20 (2.37%) Blog
12 14 (1.66%) Cloud Native
12 14 (1.66%) NHS
13 10 (1.19%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.83%) iPad
15 6 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
16 3 (0.36%) Social Media
16 3 (0.36%) Virtual Team
17 2 (0.24%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 326 (38.67%) Linux
2 100 (11.86%) Unix
3 86 (10.20%) Windows
4 31 (3.68%) Android
5 28 (3.32%) CentOS
6 24 (2.85%) Apple iOS
7 20 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (2.14%) CoreOS
9 17 (2.02%) Ubuntu
10 12 (1.42%) SmartOS
11 6 (0.71%) Debian
12 2 (0.24%) Kali Linux
12 2 (0.24%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.24%) Solaris
13 1 (0.12%) AIX
13 1 (0.12%) VMS
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (54.80%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (31.44%) Scrum
3 261 (30.96%) Continuous Integration
4 258 (30.60%) TDD
5 231 (27.40%) DevOps
6 195 (23.13%) Software Engineering
7 172 (20.40%) OO
8 152 (18.03%) Test Automation
9 124 (14.71%) MVC
10 122 (14.47%) BDD
11 113 (13.40%) Open Source
12 108 (12.81%) Continuous Delivery
13 106 (12.57%) SDLC
14 103 (12.22%) Kanban
15 101 (11.98%) Unit Testing
16 100 (11.86%) Multithreading
17 98 (11.63%) Microservices
18 95 (11.27%) Web Development
19 92 (10.91%) E-Commerce
20 89 (10.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 760 (90.15%) Java
2 362 (42.94%) JavaScript
3 262 (31.08%) SQL
4 206 (24.44%) Python
5 103 (12.22%) Scala
6 102 (12.10%) Ruby
7 82 (9.73%) Bash Shell
8 78 (9.25%) Shell Script
9 52 (6.17%) Go
10 37 (4.39%) C#
10 37 (4.39%) PHP
11 35 (4.15%) C
12 33 (3.91%) C++
13 31 (3.68%) Perl
14 18 (2.14%) Clojure
14 18 (2.14%) PowerShell
15 13 (1.54%) ES6
16 11 (1.30%) XPath
17 10 (1.19%) Jython
18 6 (0.71%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 117 (13.88%) Degree
2 44 (5.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 41 (4.86%) Security Cleared
4 17 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.95%) DV Cleared
6 7 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.71%) ISEB
7 6 (0.71%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.36%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (16.13%) QA
2 10 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.36%) SLA
4 2 (0.24%) JTAG
4 2 (0.24%) MISRA
System Software
1 140 (16.61%) Docker
2 38 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (1.54%) 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
1 117 (13.88%) Ansible
2 103 (12.22%) Puppet
3 81 (9.61%) Opscode Chef
4 51 (6.05%) Kubernetes
5 49 (5.81%) Terraform
6 21 (2.49%) Nagios
7 20 (2.37%) Kibana
8 18 (2.14%) HAProxy
9 16 (1.90%) rkt
10 13 (1.54%) Mesos
10 13 (1.54%) ZABBIX
11 12 (1.42%) Graphite
11 12 (1.42%) logstash
12 9 (1.07%) Consul
13 8 (0.95%) Docker Swarm
13 8 (0.95%) Grafana
13 8 (0.95%) Prometheus
13 8 (0.95%) StatsD
14 7 (0.83%) CloudHub
15 6 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 121 (14.35%) Oracle
2 62 (7.35%) Google
3 47 (5.58%) VMware
4 34 (4.03%) Sybase
5 32 (3.80%) CA Agile Central
6 29 (3.44%) Perforce
7 25 (2.97%) MuleSoft
8 22 (2.61%) Jaspersoft
8 22 (2.61%) Microsoft
9 21 (2.49%) AppDynamics
10 19 (2.25%) New Relic
10 19 (2.25%) Splunk
11 18 (2.14%) Altova
12 17 (2.02%) IBM
12 17 (2.02%) ILOG
13 16 (1.90%) SAP
14 15 (1.78%) Dynatrace
14 15 (1.78%) Red Hat
15 11 (1.30%) Fiorano
15 11 (1.30%) Talend
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30k - £40k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary up to £50k + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Salary: Great Package
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Digital Gurus
Salary: £33000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + benefits & 30 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £80000 - £100000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 to 70,000
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
London
UBS
Posted: 3 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: 6 days ago
UK Wide
Network Compucare
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 17 hours 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: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Montash Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago