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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Groovy
UK
Rank 484 620 672
Rank change year-on-year +136 +52  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 415 340 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 0.64% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 328 296 236
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 £72,500
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 46242 53080 53421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 54.43% 51.56% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 39311 45744 45401
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
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 £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +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 24 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 24 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 +144 398 £52,500 -8.69% 54
London +91 254 £65,000 +8.33% 35
South East +62 35 £47,500 - 7
Yorkshire +35 31 £42,500 -5.55% 5
North West +12 31 £45,000 +23.28% 2
West Yorkshire +29 22 £41,250 -8.33% 5
South West +22 21 £40,000 -6.97%
Leeds +22 19 £43,750 -2.77% 5
Manchester -2 18 £38,750 -38.00% 1
Hampshire +38 14 £45,000 +5.88% 2
East of England +28 14 £35,000 -17.64% 2
City of London +24 13 £52,500 -12.50% 8
Portsmouth - 12 £45,000 - 2
Lancashire +9 10 £60,000 +98.34% 1
West Midlands +8 10 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Surrey +46 9 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Warwick +30 9 £50,000 -13.04%
Warwickshire +20 9 £50,000 -13.04%
Somerset -7 9 £40,000 -3.61%
York +13 8 £42,500 -2.85%
North Yorkshire +11 8 £42,500 -2.85%
Cambridgeshire +20 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Cambridge +12 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Exeter - 7 £33,838 -
Devon - 7 £33,838 -
Berkshire +35 6 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £50,000 - 1
Epsom - 6 £67,500 -
Street - 6 £40,000 -
St Albans - 6 £42,500 -

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 695 (86.23%) Java
2 428 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
3 356 (44.17%) JavaScript
4 306 (37.97%) Spring
5 279 (34.62%) Linux
6 262 (32.51%) HTML
7 255 (31.64%) TDD
8 252 (31.27%) SQL
9 247 (30.65%) Python
10 222 (27.54%) Software Engineering
11 217 (26.92%) Jenkins
12 214 (26.55%) Continuous Integration
13 212 (26.30%) RESTful
14 209 (25.93%) CSS
15 204 (25.31%) Git (software)
16 202 (25.06%) Scrum
17 200 (24.81%) DevOps
18 192 (23.82%) Scala
19 176 (21.84%) Maven
19 176 (21.84%) Grails
20 171 (21.22%) Web Services
21 164 (20.35%) XML
22 160 (19.85%) Finance
23 157 (19.48%) Ruby
24 154 (19.11%) JUnit
25 152 (18.86%) Hibernate
26 151 (18.73%) Amazon AWS
27 146 (18.11%) OO
28 145 (17.99%) AngularJS
28 145 (17.99%) REST

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 84 (10.42%) Tomcat
2 67 (8.31%) Elasticsearch
3 55 (6.82%) nginx
4 48 (5.96%) JBoss
4 48 (5.96%) WebSphere
5 39 (4.84%) Jetty
6 36 (4.47%) WebLogic
7 29 (3.60%) Apache Solr
8 22 (2.73%) Apache
9 16 (1.99%) Apache Spark
10 14 (1.74%) Oracle Workflow
11 12 (1.49%) Mule
12 11 (1.36%) Confluence
13 8 (0.99%) WildFly
14 6 (0.74%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.62%) Apache Pig
15 5 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
15 5 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 4 (0.50%) Commerce Server
17 3 (0.37%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.62%) MS Office
3 3 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
1 8 (0.99%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 151 (18.73%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (2.98%) AWS CloudFormation
4 22 (2.73%) CloudBees
4 22 (2.73%) Google Cloud Platform
5 16 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (1.74%) GitHub
7 11 (1.36%) SaaS
7 11 (1.36%) Slack
8 10 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.99%) Datadog
10 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.12%) Route 53
11 1 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (7.20%) HTTP
2 35 (4.34%) Internet
3 25 (3.10%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.74%) DNS
5 13 (1.61%) HTTPS
5 13 (1.61%) LDAP
5 13 (1.61%) SMTP
5 13 (1.61%) SNMP
6 12 (1.49%) IPv6
6 12 (1.49%) Network Security
7 11 (1.36%) IMAP
7 11 (1.36%) LAN
8 4 (0.50%) SAN
8 4 (0.50%) SSL
8 4 (0.50%) UMTS
9 3 (0.37%) WebEx
10 2 (0.25%) Broadband
10 2 (0.25%) FTP
10 2 (0.25%) IPv4
10 2 (0.25%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (13.52%) MySQL
2 98 (12.16%) NoSQL
3 88 (10.92%) Relational Database
4 76 (9.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 67 (8.31%) MongoDB
6 64 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
7 62 (7.69%) SQL Server
8 40 (4.96%) Redis
9 33 (4.09%) Hadoop
10 31 (3.85%) Big Data
11 29 (3.60%) Oracle Database
12 28 (3.47%) InterSystems Cache
12 28 (3.47%) Oracle Database 11g
13 19 (2.36%) Neo4j
14 18 (2.23%) Infinispan
15 17 (2.11%) RDBMS
16 16 (1.99%) JasperReports
17 15 (1.86%) Hazelcast
17 15 (1.86%) KDB
17 15 (1.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 217 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 204 (25.31%) Git (software)
3 176 (21.84%) Maven
4 154 (19.11%) JUnit
5 142 (17.62%) Selenium
6 124 (15.38%) Subversion
7 88 (10.92%) Ant
8 86 (10.67%) JIRA
9 65 (8.06%) Gradle
10 64 (7.94%) Eclipse
10 64 (7.94%) Hudson
11 55 (6.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 52 (6.45%) Vagrant
13 51 (6.33%) Cucumber
14 48 (5.96%) SoapUI
15 43 (5.33%) WebDriver
16 38 (4.71%) Spock
17 33 (4.09%) TeamCity
18 32 (3.97%) Mockito
18 32 (3.97%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 160 (19.85%) Finance
2 32 (3.97%) Games
3 28 (3.47%) Banking
4 23 (2.85%) Retail
5 22 (2.73%) Military
6 18 (2.23%) Electronics
6 18 (2.23%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.24%) Advertising
8 5 (0.62%) Automotive
8 5 (0.62%) Back Office
8 5 (0.62%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.50%) Marketing
10 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.25%) Billing
10 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.25%) Publishing
11 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.12%) Front Office
11 1 (0.12%) Law
11 1 (0.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 429 (53.23%) Developer
2 354 (43.92%) Java Developer
3 131 (16.25%) Senior Developer
4 124 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 98 (12.16%) DevOps Engineer
6 89 (11.04%) Software Engineer
7 61 (7.57%) Java Engineer
8 48 (5.96%) Java Software Engineer
9 44 (5.46%) Software Developer
10 40 (4.96%) Java Scala Developer
10 40 (4.96%) Scala Developer
11 39 (4.84%) Test Engineer
12 38 (4.71%) Java Software Developer
13 35 (4.34%) Lead Developer
13 35 (4.34%) Tester
14 33 (4.09%) Technical Leader
15 32 (3.97%) JavaScript Developer
16 31 (3.85%) Architect
17 28 (3.47%) Analyst
17 28 (3.47%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (37.97%) Spring
2 262 (32.51%) HTML
3 212 (26.30%) RESTful
4 209 (25.93%) CSS
5 176 (21.84%) Grails
6 171 (21.22%) Web Services
7 164 (20.35%) XML
8 152 (18.86%) Hibernate
9 145 (17.99%) AngularJS
9 145 (17.99%) REST
10 131 (16.25%) SOAP
11 111 (13.77%) Node.js
12 105 (13.03%) HTML5
13 102 (12.66%) JSON
14 97 (12.03%) JMS
15 96 (11.91%) RabbitMQ
16 89 (11.04%) Java EE
17 85 (10.55%) CSS3
18 72 (8.93%) jQuery
19 70 (8.68%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 77 (9.55%) Computer Science
2 65 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (7.57%) Enterprise Software
4 54 (6.70%) Fintech
5 20 (2.48%) Mobile App
6 15 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 15 (1.86%) iPad
6 15 (1.86%) Management Information System
6 15 (1.86%) User Experience
7 14 (1.74%) Client/Server
8 10 (1.24%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.12%) Algorithms
10 7 (0.87%) NHS
11 6 (0.74%) Cloud Native
12 5 (0.62%) DataPower
12 5 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.50%) Public Cloud
14 3 (0.37%) Blog
14 3 (0.37%) Social Media
14 3 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 279 (34.62%) Linux
2 95 (11.79%) Unix
3 89 (11.04%) Windows
4 57 (7.07%) Android
5 34 (4.22%) CentOS
6 24 (2.98%) Apple iOS
6 24 (2.98%) Ubuntu
7 22 (2.73%) CoreOS
8 19 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.49%) Mac OS
9 12 (1.49%) SmartOS
10 5 (0.62%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.37%) Kali Linux
12 2 (0.25%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.25%) Solaris
13 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (31.64%) TDD
3 222 (27.54%) Software Engineering
4 214 (26.55%) Continuous Integration
5 202 (25.06%) Scrum
6 200 (24.81%) DevOps
7 146 (18.11%) OO
8 130 (16.13%) MVC
9 124 (15.38%) Microservices
10 117 (14.52%) BDD
11 100 (12.41%) SDLC
12 98 (12.16%) Open Source
13 94 (11.66%) Configuration Management
14 86 (10.67%) Continuous Delivery
15 72 (8.93%) Web Development
16 68 (8.44%) Unit Testing
17 65 (8.06%) Automated Testing
18 64 (7.94%) Multithreading
19 60 (7.44%) Kanban
20 57 (7.07%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 695 (86.23%) Java
2 356 (44.17%) JavaScript
3 252 (31.27%) SQL
4 247 (30.65%) Python
5 192 (23.82%) Scala
6 157 (19.48%) Ruby
7 111 (13.77%) Bash Shell
8 64 (7.94%) C#
9 49 (6.08%) C++
10 48 (5.96%) C
10 48 (5.96%) Shell Script
11 47 (5.83%) Clojure
12 43 (5.33%) Go
13 39 (4.84%) Perl
14 38 (4.71%) PHP
15 32 (3.97%) PowerShell
16 13 (1.61%) Jython
17 12 (1.49%) Embedded C
17 12 (1.49%) Embedded C++
18 9 (1.12%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 103 (12.78%) Degree
2 56 (6.95%) Security Cleared
3 35 (4.34%) SC Cleared
4 29 (3.60%) DV Cleared
5 12 (1.49%) ISEB
6 10 (1.24%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (0.50%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.25%) OCP
9 2 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (10.30%) QA
2 31 (3.85%) SDET
3 12 (1.49%) JTAG
4 10 (1.24%) MISRA
5 8 (0.99%) Data Quality
System Software
1 143 (17.74%) Docker
2 30 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.11%) VirtualBox
4 8 (0.99%) HDFS
5 7 (0.87%) etcd
5 7 (0.87%) flannel
6 6 (0.74%) XenServer
7 4 (0.50%) NFS
8 3 (0.37%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 95 (11.79%) Puppet
2 94 (11.66%) Ansible
3 80 (9.93%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (4.96%) Kubernetes
5 39 (4.84%) Terraform
6 38 (4.71%) Nagios
7 23 (2.85%) Graphite
8 18 (2.23%) Mesos
8 18 (2.23%) rkt
9 16 (1.99%) Consul
10 15 (1.86%) Docker Swarm
10 15 (1.86%) StatsD
11 13 (1.61%) Kibana
12 11 (1.36%) logstash
12 11 (1.36%) ZABBIX
13 8 (0.99%) CA Spectrum
13 8 (0.99%) HAProxy
13 8 (0.99%) Netcool
13 8 (0.99%) Tivoli
14 7 (0.87%) Salt
Vendors
1 97 (12.03%) Oracle
2 70 (8.68%) Google
3 41 (5.09%) VMware
4 34 (4.22%) Microsoft
5 29 (3.60%) New Relic
6 28 (3.47%) Altova
6 28 (3.47%) Splunk
7 27 (3.35%) ILOG
8 26 (3.23%) AppDynamics
9 20 (2.48%) Sybase
10 18 (2.23%) MuleSoft
11 17 (2.11%) IBM
12 16 (1.99%) Solace
12 16 (1.99%) TIBCO
13 15 (1.86%) Dynatrace
13 15 (1.86%) HP
13 15 (1.86%) ION Trading
13 15 (1.86%) Jaspersoft
14 14 (1.74%) Fiorano
14 14 (1.74%) WSO2
South East London
Itecco
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 55,000-70,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
KPRS
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45k - £55k + excellent Benefits pac
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + shares, bonus, pension, flexi hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £60k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £999,999 per annum 75000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Soho, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £65,000 to £72,000 per annum + 10% bonus, Pension, Shares etc
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 2 days ago
Woodbridge
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus ,shares,Pension,health
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Exc Bonus Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
KPRS
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45k - £55k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago