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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 6 months to 20 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Groovy
UK
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 557 567 592
Rank change year-on-year +10 +25 +83
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 873 377 351
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.41% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.98% 0.76% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 296 238 292
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £37,625
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - -6.18%
75th Percentile £81,750 £68,750 £77,813
90th Percentile £91,250 £82,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,931 £60,000 £50,759
% change year-on-year -3.45% +18.21% +1.52%

Groovy is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 89,054 49,645 51,809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 54.71% 54.63% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 44,134 38,660 43,060
10th Percentile £37,000 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,311 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Groovy as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in the UK

Groovy
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Groovy.

Salary trend for Groovy in the UK

Groovy
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Groovy over the 6 months to 20 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Groovy in the UK

Groovy
Top 15 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 6 months to 20 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
England -13 746 £72,500 +20.83% 43
London +13 553 £72,500 +11.54% 28
Work from Home -31 395 £65,000 +10.58% 23
UK excluding London -131 228 £57,931 -3.45% 22
South East -42 135 £55,000 - 2
Scotland -37 27 £60,000 +41.18% 4
Wales -27 18 £45,000 -25.86% 1
East of England -87 16 £62,500 -3.85%
Midlands -71 14 £39,383 -21.23% 3
North of England -157 12 £47,500 -20.83% 8
West Midlands -57 8 £39,383 -34.36% 1
Yorkshire -97 7 £47,500 -20.83% 5
South West -25 6 £72,500 +42.16% 2
East Midlands -39 6 £72,500 +45.00% 2
North West -93 5 £60,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 20 May 2022, IT jobs citing Groovy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Groovy.

1 541 (61.97%) Agile
2 524 (60.02%) Java
3 522 (59.79%) DevOps
4 516 (59.11%) Docker
5 511 (58.53%) Kubernetes
6 508 (58.19%) Jenkins
7 500 (57.27%) CI/CD
8 475 (54.41%) AWS
9 471 (53.95%) Python
10 428 (49.03%) Terraform
11 377 (43.18%) Ansible
12 363 (41.58%) Finance
13 343 (39.29%) Azure
14 323 (37.00%) Bash
15 321 (36.77%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 292 (33.45%) Linux
17 286 (32.76%) Banking
18 269 (30.81%) Infrastructure as Code
19 246 (28.18%) Test Automation
20 238 (27.26%) Git (software)
21 224 (25.66%) GCP
22 222 (25.43%) Microservices
23 217 (24.86%) JavaScript
24 200 (22.91%) Scrum
24 200 (22.91%) SDLC
25 191 (21.88%) React
26 181 (20.73%) Software Engineering
26 181 (20.73%) Puppet
27 179 (20.50%) Configuration Management
28 172 (19.70%) NoSQL

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
1 118 (13.52%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (2.86%) Confluence
3 23 (2.63%) Apache
4 22 (2.52%) Apache Spark
5 21 (2.41%) nginx
6 15 (1.72%) OpenStack
7 9 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
7 9 (1.03%) GemFire
8 7 (0.80%) Apache Solr
8 7 (0.80%) Mule
9 6 (0.69%) Liferay
9 6 (0.69%) Mendix
10 4 (0.46%) CMS
10 4 (0.46%) SAS
11 3 (0.34%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.23%) Camunda
12 2 (0.23%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.11%) Anypoint
13 1 (0.11%) Mule ESB
13 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (0.69%) Chatbot
2 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (2.41%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.46%) Magento
3 2 (0.23%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.11%) Maximo
4 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.11%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.11%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 475 (54.41%) AWS
2 343 (39.29%) Azure
3 224 (25.66%) GCP
4 99 (11.34%) GitHub
5 93 (10.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 89 (10.19%) Serverless
7 74 (8.48%) dbt
8 66 (7.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 62 (7.10%) Amazon Kinesis
10 51 (5.84%) OpenShift
11 49 (5.61%) Amazon EKS
12 43 (4.93%) PaaS
13 37 (4.24%) Amazon EC2
14 36 (4.12%) AWS Lambda
15 35 (4.01%) Cloud Computing
16 33 (3.78%) SaaS
17 30 (3.44%) Snowflake
18 29 (3.32%) GitHub Actions
19 27 (3.09%) Amazon S3
19 27 (3.09%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 60 (6.87%) Firewall
2 58 (6.64%) Network Security
3 44 (5.04%) Broadband
4 40 (4.58%) HTTP
5 36 (4.12%) SNA
6 24 (2.75%) DSL
7 23 (2.63%) DNS
8 18 (2.06%) Internet
9 12 (1.37%) PPP
10 10 (1.15%) VPN
11 9 (1.03%) FIX Connectivity
12 6 (0.69%) LAN
12 6 (0.69%) SNMP
12 6 (0.69%) VLAN
12 6 (0.69%) WAN
12 6 (0.69%) Wireless
13 5 (0.57%) Wireshark
14 3 (0.34%) FTP
14 3 (0.34%) SMTP
14 3 (0.34%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (19.70%) NoSQL
2 115 (13.17%) MongoDB
3 111 (12.71%) PostgreSQL
4 60 (6.87%) Hadoop
5 56 (6.41%) SQL Server
6 49 (5.61%) Relational Database
7 43 (4.93%) MySQL
8 40 (4.58%) Redis
9 34 (3.89%) Hazelcast
10 32 (3.67%) Big Data
11 31 (3.55%) Couchbase
12 30 (3.44%) Amazon Redshift
12 30 (3.44%) BigQuery
13 25 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 25 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
13 25 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
14 22 (2.52%) MariaDB
15 20 (2.29%) Electronic Patient Records
16 17 (1.95%) HBase
17 15 (1.72%) ArangoDB
Development Applications
1 508 (58.19%) Jenkins
2 238 (27.26%) Git (software)
3 100 (11.45%) Cucumber
4 82 (9.39%) JUnit
4 82 (9.39%) Maven
5 78 (8.93%) Selenium
6 69 (7.90%) Bitbucket
6 69 (7.90%) CircleCI
7 66 (7.56%) Gradle
8 57 (6.53%) JIRA
9 56 (6.41%) GitLab
10 45 (5.15%) GoCD
11 43 (4.93%) Spock
12 38 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
13 34 (3.89%) Travis CI
14 28 (3.21%) SonarQube
15 25 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 21 (2.41%) TeamCity
17 20 (2.29%) Spinnaker
18 19 (2.18%) Terragrunt
General
1 363 (41.58%) Finance
2 321 (36.77%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 286 (32.76%) Banking
4 155 (17.75%) Retail
5 150 (17.18%) Social Skills
6 67 (7.67%) Public Sector
7 46 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
8 42 (4.81%) Law
9 34 (3.89%) Games
10 32 (3.67%) Marketing
11 27 (3.09%) Financial Institution
12 25 (2.86%) Advertising
13 12 (1.37%) Manufacturing
13 12 (1.37%) Police
14 11 (1.26%) Electronics
14 11 (1.26%) Telecoms
15 8 (0.92%) Tech for Good
16 7 (0.80%) Presentation Skills
17 4 (0.46%) Billing
18 3 (0.34%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 295 (33.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 259 (29.67%) Developer
3 162 (18.56%) Senior DevOps
4 144 (16.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 95 (10.88%) Java Developer
6 81 (9.28%) Software Engineer
7 75 (8.59%) Software Developer
8 71 (8.13%) Senior Developer
9 57 (6.53%) AWS DevOps
10 54 (6.19%) AWS Engineer
11 50 (5.73%) Cloud Engineer
12 49 (5.61%) Architect
12 49 (5.61%) Senior Manager
13 48 (5.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 45 (5.15%) Engineering Manager
15 44 (5.04%) Azure Engineer
16 34 (3.89%) Azure DevOps Engineer
17 33 (3.78%) DevOps Manager
18 29 (3.32%) Cloud Developer
18 29 (3.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (21.88%) React
2 168 (19.24%) Spring
3 142 (16.27%) RESTful
4 115 (13.17%) Node.js
5 112 (12.83%) Web Services
6 109 (12.49%) Spring Boot
7 98 (11.23%) REST
8 96 (11.00%) Kafka
9 64 (7.33%) CSS
10 55 (6.30%) Grails
11 54 (6.19%) .NET
12 52 (5.96%) AngularJS
12 52 (5.96%) Hibernate
13 48 (5.50%) Elastic Stack
14 46 (5.27%) Play Framework
15 45 (5.15%) JPA
16 38 (4.35%) JSON
17 34 (3.89%) ActiveMQ
17 34 (3.89%) Guava
17 34 (3.89%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 137 (15.69%) Cloud Native
2 93 (10.65%) Social Network
3 71 (8.13%) Linux Command Line
4 67 (7.67%) Private Cloud
5 64 (7.33%) Greenfield Project
6 60 (6.87%) Mobile App
7 58 (6.64%) Data Structures
8 57 (6.53%) Algorithms
9 56 (6.41%) FMCG
10 55 (6.30%) Cyberattack
11 50 (5.73%) Self-Motivation
12 47 (5.38%) Cyber Defence
13 44 (5.04%) Social Media
14 42 (4.81%) Management Information System
15 37 (4.24%) Public Cloud
16 36 (4.12%) Virtual Team
17 34 (3.89%) User Experience
18 25 (2.86%) iPhone
19 22 (2.52%) Over-the-Top Content
20 21 (2.41%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 292 (33.45%) Linux
2 96 (11.00%) Unix
3 69 (7.90%) Windows
4 31 (3.55%) CentOS
4 31 (3.55%) Windows Server
5 28 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (1.03%) Android
6 9 (1.03%) Ubuntu
6 9 (1.03%) zOS
7 6 (0.69%) Alpine Linux
8 3 (0.34%) VMS
9 2 (0.23%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 541 (61.97%) Agile
2 522 (59.79%) DevOps
3 500 (57.27%) CI/CD
4 269 (30.81%) Infrastructure as Code
5 246 (28.18%) Test Automation
6 222 (25.43%) Microservices
7 200 (22.91%) Scrum
7 200 (22.91%) SDLC
8 181 (20.73%) Software Engineering
9 179 (20.50%) Configuration Management
10 172 (19.70%) Problem-Solving
11 168 (19.24%) TDD
12 165 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
13 163 (18.67%) Continuous Delivery
14 130 (14.89%) Software Delivery
15 109 (12.49%) OWASP
16 107 (12.26%) Deployment Automation
16 107 (12.26%) Full Stack Development
17 106 (12.14%) Computer Science
18 96 (11.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 524 (60.02%) Java
2 471 (53.95%) Python
3 323 (37.00%) Bash
4 217 (24.86%) JavaScript
5 171 (19.59%) Go
6 148 (16.95%) PowerShell
7 147 (16.84%) SQL
8 95 (10.88%) Kotlin
9 85 (9.74%) Scala
10 64 (7.33%) C#
11 61 (6.99%) Ruby
12 55 (6.30%) Shell Script
13 34 (3.89%) TypeScript
14 30 (3.44%) R
15 19 (2.18%) Perl
16 15 (1.72%) C++
17 12 (1.37%) PHP
18 7 (0.80%) T-SQL
19 5 (0.57%) AWK
19 5 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 106 (12.14%) Degree
2 38 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (3.09%) Security Cleared
4 26 (2.98%) SC Cleared
5 24 (2.75%) AWS Certification
6 12 (1.37%) PhD
7 10 (1.15%) TOGAF Certification
8 9 (1.03%) MCSA
8 9 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.03%) OCP
8 9 (1.03%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (0.69%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.23%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (12.26%) QA
2 15 (1.72%) Accessibility
3 10 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.03%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 516 (59.11%) Docker
2 44 (5.04%) Virtual Machines
3 35 (4.01%) Active Directory
4 19 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (1.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 9 (1.03%) HDFS
7 7 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 511 (58.53%) Kubernetes
2 428 (49.03%) Terraform
3 377 (43.18%) Ansible
4 181 (20.73%) Puppet
5 139 (15.92%) Opscode Chef
6 127 (14.55%) Prometheus
7 103 (11.80%) Istio
8 89 (10.19%) Grafana
9 53 (6.07%) Packer
10 45 (5.15%) Fortio
10 45 (5.15%) Kiali
11 40 (4.58%) Kibana
12 27 (3.09%) HAProxy
13 26 (2.98%) logstash
13 26 (2.98%) ZABBIX
14 21 (2.41%) Single Sign-On
15 20 (2.29%) Graphite
15 20 (2.29%) StatsD
16 13 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
17 12 (1.37%) yum
Vendors
1 104 (11.91%) Oracle
2 68 (7.79%) Microsoft
3 56 (6.41%) Facebook
4 50 (5.73%) Google
5 36 (4.12%) Atlassian
6 29 (3.32%) Dynatrace
7 26 (2.98%) VMware
8 21 (2.41%) PagerDuty
9 18 (2.06%) SaltStack
9 18 (2.06%) Splunk
10 16 (1.83%) Red Hat
11 15 (1.72%) SAP
12 14 (1.60%) F5
13 13 (1.49%) MuleSoft
14 12 (1.37%) Checkmarx
15 9 (1.03%) Okta
16 8 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (0.92%) Snapchat
17 6 (0.69%) IBM
17 6 (0.69%) New Relic