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

Groovy
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 510 537 632
Rank change year-on-year +27 +95  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 387 416 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 0.80% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 308 373 288
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 47768 52141 55579
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 56.20% 52.30% 51.42%
Number of salaries quoted 40427 45144 47274
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

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 May 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 May 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 +44 370 £60,000 +4.34% 54
London +58 258 £67,500 +12.50% 35
South East +59 40 £47,500 -5.00% 5
City of London +21 24 £62,500 - 8
South West +4 24 £40,000 -15.78% 5
North West -38 18 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Surrey +60 14 £65,000 -7.14%
Hampshire +37 14 £45,000 -18.18%
Portsmouth - 11 £45,000 -
East Midlands +24 9 £40,000 -5.88%
Lancashire +6 9 £60,000 +150.00% 1
East of England +2 9 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Yorkshire +1 9 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Nottinghamshire +13 8 £40,000 -
Devon +6 8 £33,838 -13.23% 1
Exeter - 8 £33,838 - 1
Buckinghamshire +10 7 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Wiltshire - 7 £40,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 7 £45,000 - 1
Nottingham - 7 £40,000 -
Chippenham - 7 £40,000 - 1
Scotland +7 5 £50,000 -28.57% 2
West Yorkshire +1 5 £37,500 -16.66%
Manchester -35 5 £42,500 -19.04%
Berkshire +32 4 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Glasgow +16 4 £45,000 -
York +2 4 £42,500 -2.85% 1
North Yorkshire -5 4 £42,500 -2.85% 2
Cheshire - 4 - -
Suffolk - 4 £38,750 -

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 721 (89.12%) Java
2 413 (51.05%) Agile Software Development
3 366 (45.24%) JavaScript
4 306 (37.82%) Spring
5 300 (37.08%) Linux
6 276 (34.12%) HTML
7 261 (32.26%) TDD
8 257 (31.77%) SQL
9 246 (30.41%) Jenkins
10 230 (28.43%) Git (software)
11 229 (28.31%) Continuous Integration
12 228 (28.18%) RESTful
12 228 (28.18%) Scrum
13 217 (26.82%) Python
14 208 (25.71%) DevOps
15 205 (25.34%) CSS
16 204 (25.22%) Maven
17 194 (23.98%) Software Engineering
18 187 (23.11%) Finance
19 180 (22.25%) Hibernate
20 179 (22.13%) XML
21 175 (21.63%) OO
22 169 (20.89%) Web Services
23 155 (19.16%) JUnit
23 155 (19.16%) AngularJS
24 152 (18.79%) Amazon AWS
25 151 (18.67%) Grails
25 151 (18.67%) SOAP
26 142 (17.55%) Test Automation
27 136 (16.81%) Docker

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 94 (11.62%) nginx
2 93 (11.50%) Tomcat
3 62 (7.66%) Elasticsearch
4 52 (6.43%) Jetty
5 51 (6.30%) Apache
6 48 (5.93%) Apache Solr
7 43 (5.32%) JBoss
8 37 (4.57%) WebSphere
9 34 (4.20%) Mule
10 25 (3.09%) WebLogic
11 22 (2.72%) Apache Spark
12 18 (2.22%) CMS
13 12 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
14 11 (1.36%) Cloud Foundry
14 11 (1.36%) Mule ESB
15 7 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 7 (0.87%) Oracle Coherence
16 5 (0.62%) Confluence
17 4 (0.49%) Apache ServiceMix
17 4 (0.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.74%) Sentinel
2 5 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.25%) Siebel CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 152 (18.79%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (3.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 23 (2.84%) GitHub
5 18 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (1.73%) Datadog
6 14 (1.73%) SaaS
7 12 (1.48%) CloudBees
8 11 (1.36%) Slack
9 9 (1.11%) PaaS
10 3 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.37%) Sauce Labs
11 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.25%) Oracle CX
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.12%) BrowserStack
12 1 (0.12%) DigitalOcean
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 61 (7.54%) HTTP
2 31 (3.83%) Internet
3 19 (2.35%) TCP/IP
4 18 (2.22%) SMTP
5 16 (1.98%) LDAP
6 14 (1.73%) DNS
6 14 (1.73%) IMAP
7 11 (1.36%) LAN
8 9 (1.11%) HTTPS
8 9 (1.11%) SNMP
9 7 (0.87%) Firewall
10 6 (0.74%) SSL
11 4 (0.49%) FTP
11 4 (0.49%) IPv4
11 4 (0.49%) IPv6
11 4 (0.49%) Network Security
11 4 (0.49%) SAN
12 3 (0.37%) AMQP
12 3 (0.37%) BGP
12 3 (0.37%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (15.33%) MySQL
2 104 (12.86%) NoSQL
3 96 (11.87%) Relational Database
4 78 (9.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 69 (8.53%) MongoDB
6 65 (8.03%) SQL Server
7 53 (6.55%) PostgreSQL
8 49 (6.06%) Redis
9 38 (4.70%) Big Data
10 33 (4.08%) Hadoop
11 30 (3.71%) JasperReports
12 23 (2.84%) Oracle Database
13 22 (2.72%) InterSystems Cache
13 22 (2.72%) Oracle Database 11g
14 19 (2.35%) Data Mining
15 17 (2.10%) Infinispan
15 17 (2.10%) QlikView
16 16 (1.98%) RDBMS
17 14 (1.73%) Amazon RDS
18 12 (1.48%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 246 (30.41%) Jenkins
2 230 (28.43%) Git (software)
3 204 (25.22%) Maven
4 155 (19.16%) JUnit
5 126 (15.57%) Subversion
6 125 (15.45%) Selenium
7 109 (13.47%) Ant
8 106 (13.10%) JIRA
9 94 (11.62%) Hudson
10 71 (8.78%) Gradle
11 60 (7.42%) Eclipse
12 53 (6.55%) Cucumber
13 51 (6.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 48 (5.93%) WebDriver
15 45 (5.56%) SoapUI
16 42 (5.19%) Spock
17 39 (4.82%) Vagrant
18 37 (4.57%) JMeter
18 37 (4.57%) Mercurial
19 35 (4.33%) Mockito
General
1 187 (23.11%) Finance
2 38 (4.70%) Retail
3 34 (4.20%) Banking
4 30 (3.71%) Games
5 25 (3.09%) Military
6 22 (2.72%) Electronics
7 16 (1.98%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.24%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.24%) Retail Banking
9 9 (1.11%) Marketing
10 8 (0.99%) Advertising
11 6 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.49%) Publishing
13 3 (0.37%) Automotive
13 3 (0.37%) Legal
14 2 (0.25%) Back Office
14 2 (0.25%) Billing
14 2 (0.25%) Digital Economy
14 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 397 (49.07%) Developer
2 306 (37.82%) Java Developer
3 97 (11.99%) DevOps Engineer
4 89 (11.00%) Senior Developer
5 88 (10.88%) Software Engineer
6 81 (10.01%) Senior Java Developer
7 60 (7.42%) Java Engineer
8 53 (6.55%) Software Developer
9 49 (6.06%) Java Software Engineer
9 49 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
10 48 (5.93%) Java Software Developer
11 41 (5.07%) Consultant
12 37 (4.57%) Test Engineer
13 35 (4.33%) Senior DevOps
14 32 (3.96%) Architect
15 29 (3.58%) Technical Leader
16 28 (3.46%) Java Team Leader
16 28 (3.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 28 (3.46%) Team Leader
17 27 (3.34%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (37.82%) Spring
2 276 (34.12%) HTML
3 228 (28.18%) RESTful
4 205 (25.34%) CSS
5 180 (22.25%) Hibernate
6 179 (22.13%) XML
7 169 (20.89%) Web Services
8 155 (19.16%) AngularJS
9 151 (18.67%) Grails
9 151 (18.67%) SOAP
10 132 (16.32%) REST
11 119 (14.71%) HTML5
11 119 (14.71%) JSON
12 105 (12.98%) RabbitMQ
13 94 (11.62%) JMS
14 91 (11.25%) CSS3
15 89 (11.00%) Node.js
16 58 (7.17%) Lucene
17 57 (7.05%) XSD
18 56 (6.92%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 89 (11.00%) Computer Science
2 69 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (6.92%) Fintech
4 46 (5.69%) Enterprise Software
5 40 (4.94%) Greenfield Project
6 30 (3.71%) User Experience
7 25 (3.09%) Mobile App
8 21 (2.60%) Management Information System
9 20 (2.47%) Blog
9 20 (2.47%) Data Structures
10 19 (2.35%) Algorithms
11 16 (1.98%) Linux Command Line
12 13 (1.61%) Cloud Native
13 11 (1.36%) NHS
14 10 (1.24%) Client/Server
15 8 (0.99%) iPad
16 6 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 6 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
17 3 (0.37%) Social Media
18 2 (0.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 300 (37.08%) Linux
2 79 (9.77%) Unix
3 72 (8.90%) Windows
4 33 (4.08%) Android
5 32 (3.96%) CentOS
6 23 (2.84%) Apple iOS
7 18 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (2.22%) Ubuntu
8 16 (1.98%) CoreOS
9 12 (1.48%) SmartOS
10 4 (0.49%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.37%) Kali Linux
12 2 (0.25%) Solaris
12 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
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
1 413 (51.05%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (32.26%) TDD
3 229 (28.31%) Continuous Integration
4 228 (28.18%) Scrum
5 208 (25.71%) DevOps
6 194 (23.98%) Software Engineering
7 175 (21.63%) OO
8 142 (17.55%) Test Automation
9 132 (16.32%) MVC
10 113 (13.97%) BDD
11 108 (13.35%) SDLC
12 100 (12.36%) Open Source
13 97 (11.99%) Configuration Management
14 96 (11.87%) Microservices
15 91 (11.25%) Web Development
16 89 (11.00%) Continuous Delivery
17 88 (10.88%) Multithreading
18 82 (10.14%) Unit Testing
19 76 (9.39%) E-Commerce
20 75 (9.27%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 721 (89.12%) Java
2 366 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 257 (31.77%) SQL
4 217 (26.82%) Python
5 119 (14.71%) Scala
6 114 (14.09%) Ruby
7 88 (10.88%) Bash Shell
8 69 (8.53%) Shell Script
9 50 (6.18%) Go
10 42 (5.19%) C
11 38 (4.70%) C#
12 35 (4.33%) PHP
13 34 (4.20%) C++
14 30 (3.71%) Perl
15 21 (2.60%) PowerShell
16 17 (2.10%) Clojure
17 9 (1.11%) ES6
18 8 (0.99%) Jython
19 6 (0.74%) Lua
20 5 (0.62%) F#
Qualifications
1 106 (13.10%) Degree
2 46 (5.69%) Security Cleared
3 44 (5.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.36%) DV Cleared
6 7 (0.87%) ISEB
6 7 (0.87%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (0.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (0.49%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (13.35%) QA
2 10 (1.24%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.49%) JTAG
4 3 (0.37%) MISRA
5 2 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 136 (16.81%) Docker
2 39 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (2.35%) VirtualBox
4 10 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (1.11%) etcd
6 8 (0.99%) flannel
7 4 (0.49%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.49%) NFS
7 4 (0.49%) vSphere
8 3 (0.37%) KVM
8 3 (0.37%) LXC
8 3 (0.37%) Xen
8 3 (0.37%) XenServer
9 2 (0.25%) HDFS
10 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 96 (11.87%) Ansible
2 93 (11.50%) Puppet
3 72 (8.90%) Opscode Chef
4 50 (6.18%) Kubernetes
5 47 (5.81%) Terraform
6 29 (3.58%) Nagios
7 20 (2.47%) Mesos
8 16 (1.98%) Consul
8 16 (1.98%) Kibana
9 15 (1.85%) Docker Swarm
9 15 (1.85%) HAProxy
9 15 (1.85%) rkt
9 15 (1.85%) StatsD
10 13 (1.61%) Graphite
11 12 (1.48%) ZABBIX
12 11 (1.36%) logstash
13 6 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
14 5 (0.62%) Grafana
14 5 (0.62%) Prometheus
15 4 (0.49%) Salt
Vendors
1 101 (12.48%) Oracle
2 65 (8.03%) Google
3 48 (5.93%) VMware
4 26 (3.21%) Microsoft
5 25 (3.09%) MuleSoft
5 25 (3.09%) New Relic
6 22 (2.72%) Altova
6 22 (2.72%) AppDynamics
6 22 (2.72%) Splunk
7 21 (2.60%) ILOG
7 21 (2.60%) Jaspersoft
8 20 (2.47%) Sybase
9 16 (1.98%) SAP
10 14 (1.73%) CA Agile Central
11 13 (1.61%) Dynatrace
12 12 (1.48%) Fiorano
12 12 (1.48%) Talend
12 12 (1.48%) WSO2
13 11 (1.36%) IBM
13 11 (1.36%) Red Hat
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum 10% annual bonus + private medical
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £90000 Per Annum bonus incentive, pension, medical care
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary up to £45k + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30k - £40k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
KPRS
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45k - £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Intec Select
Salary: From £80,000 to £115,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Intec Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago