Period
to 26 July 2017

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

Groovy
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 536 598 660
Rank change year-on-year +62 +62 +43
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 864 866 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.43% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 0.82% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 655 805 670
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% - +21.05%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 98652 105557 112924
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.53% 52.30% 51.10%
Number of salaries quoted 82200 91300 96106
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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 26 July 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
England +38 816 £57,500 - 45
London +74 570 £65,000 +8.33% 27
UK excluding London +24 276 £45,000 -10.00% 21
South East +34 79 £47,500 -5.00% 2
North of England -4 70 £42,500 -5.56% 4
South West +20 57 £40,000 -13.51% 2
North West -19 41 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Yorkshire -8 27 £42,500 - 1
Midlands +9 22 £42,500 -26.09% 7
East of England +28 21 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Scotland +15 14 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Wales +3 13 £47,500 +10.47% 1
East Midlands +28 12 £40,000 -5.88% 3
West Midlands +14 10 £46,250 -26.00% 4
North East - 2 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 777 (89.93%) Java
2 497 (57.52%) Agile Software Development
3 373 (43.17%) JavaScript
4 346 (40.05%) Spring
5 327 (37.85%) Linux
6 322 (37.27%) Git (software)
7 304 (35.19%) Jenkins
8 298 (34.49%) Scrum
9 266 (30.79%) Continuous Integration
10 265 (30.67%) Maven
11 257 (29.75%) SQL
12 253 (29.28%) TDD
13 249 (28.82%) DevOps
14 246 (28.47%) RESTful
15 231 (26.74%) HTML
16 224 (25.93%) Finance
17 211 (24.42%) Python
18 207 (23.96%) Hibernate
19 193 (22.34%) Web Services
20 190 (21.99%) SOAP
20 190 (21.99%) JUnit
20 190 (21.99%) Amazon AWS
21 177 (20.49%) CSS
22 175 (20.25%) Software Engineering
23 168 (19.44%) OO
24 166 (19.21%) JIRA
25 165 (19.10%) QA
25 165 (19.10%) AngularJS
26 162 (18.75%) XML
27 155 (17.94%) Grails

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
1 153 (17.71%) Tomcat
2 115 (13.31%) Apache
3 113 (13.08%) nginx
4 69 (7.99%) Elasticsearch
5 65 (7.52%) JBoss
6 50 (5.79%) Apache Solr
7 47 (5.44%) Jetty
8 46 (5.32%) WebSphere
9 36 (4.17%) Mule
10 28 (3.24%) CMS
11 24 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
12 22 (2.55%) Mule ESB
13 21 (2.43%) WebLogic
14 16 (1.85%) Apache Spark
14 16 (1.85%) Confluence
15 10 (1.16%) Anypoint
15 10 (1.16%) GlassFish
16 7 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 6 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
17 6 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (0.23%) Siebel CRM
2 1 (0.12%) assyst
2 1 (0.12%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.12%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 190 (21.99%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (3.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 25 (2.89%) PaaS
5 24 (2.78%) GitHub
6 22 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
6 22 (2.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 17 (1.97%) Datadog
8 11 (1.27%) CloudBees
9 9 (1.04%) Slack
10 8 (0.93%) SaaS
11 3 (0.35%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.35%) Sauce Labs
12 2 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.23%) Oracle CX
12 2 (0.23%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 2 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 68 (7.87%) HTTP
2 31 (3.59%) Internet
3 21 (2.43%) SMTP
4 18 (2.08%) LDAP
5 17 (1.97%) DNS
5 17 (1.97%) IMAP
6 14 (1.62%) TCP/IP
7 11 (1.27%) Firewall
8 9 (1.04%) BGP
8 9 (1.04%) LAN
9 5 (0.58%) FTP
9 5 (0.58%) Network Security
10 4 (0.46%) AMQP
10 4 (0.46%) IPv4
10 4 (0.46%) SSL
11 3 (0.35%) Broadband
11 3 (0.35%) SAN
11 3 (0.35%) SMS
11 3 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.23%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (17.71%) NoSQL
2 131 (15.16%) MySQL
3 120 (13.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 118 (13.66%) Relational Database
5 106 (12.27%) SQL Server
6 86 (9.95%) MongoDB
7 80 (9.26%) Redis
8 57 (6.60%) PostgreSQL
9 53 (6.13%) Big Data
10 48 (5.56%) Neo4j
11 30 (3.47%) JasperReports
12 29 (3.36%) Hadoop
13 19 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
14 15 (1.74%) QlikView
15 14 (1.62%) Data Mining
16 11 (1.27%) MariaDB
17 10 (1.16%) Oracle Database
17 10 (1.16%) RDBMS
18 9 (1.04%) InterSystems Cache
18 9 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 322 (37.27%) Git (software)
2 304 (35.19%) Jenkins
3 265 (30.67%) Maven
4 190 (21.99%) JUnit
5 166 (19.21%) JIRA
6 154 (17.82%) Subversion
7 132 (15.28%) Ant
8 129 (14.93%) Selenium
9 125 (14.47%) Hudson
10 120 (13.89%) Gradle
11 74 (8.56%) Mercurial
12 60 (6.94%) SoapUI
12 60 (6.94%) TeamCity
13 59 (6.83%) Cucumber
14 57 (6.60%) Spock
15 56 (6.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 52 (6.02%) Eclipse
17 49 (5.67%) jMock
17 49 (5.67%) WebDriver
18 48 (5.56%) EasyMock
General
1 224 (25.93%) Finance
2 85 (9.84%) Retail
3 63 (7.29%) Banking
4 49 (5.67%) Investment Banking
5 48 (5.56%) Retail Banking
6 35 (4.05%) Games
7 21 (2.43%) Electronics
8 16 (1.85%) Military
9 14 (1.62%) Telecoms
10 13 (1.50%) Publishing
11 12 (1.39%) Marketing
12 8 (0.93%) Advertising
12 8 (0.93%) Automotive
13 5 (0.58%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.46%) Front Office
14 4 (0.46%) Legal
15 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 408 (47.22%) Developer
2 321 (37.15%) Java Developer
3 103 (11.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 84 (9.72%) Software Developer
5 83 (9.61%) Java Software Developer
6 70 (8.10%) Software Engineer
7 66 (7.64%) Senior Developer
8 59 (6.83%) E-Commerce Developer
8 59 (6.83%) Java E-Commerce Developer
9 57 (6.60%) Senior Java Developer
10 53 (6.13%) JavaScript Developer
11 49 (5.67%) Java Engineer
12 46 (5.32%) Consultant
13 38 (4.40%) AWS DevOps
13 38 (4.40%) Senior DevOps
14 35 (4.05%) Test Engineer
15 32 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
16 31 (3.59%) Analyst
16 31 (3.59%) Tester
17 30 (3.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 346 (40.05%) Spring
2 246 (28.47%) RESTful
3 231 (26.74%) HTML
4 207 (23.96%) Hibernate
5 193 (22.34%) Web Services
6 190 (21.99%) SOAP
7 177 (20.49%) CSS
8 165 (19.10%) AngularJS
9 162 (18.75%) XML
10 155 (17.94%) Grails
11 126 (14.58%) REST
12 121 (14.00%) JSON
13 106 (12.27%) HTML5
14 99 (11.46%) RabbitMQ
15 79 (9.14%) CSS3
16 73 (8.45%) Node.js
17 65 (7.52%) jQuery
18 59 (6.83%) JMS
18 59 (6.83%) React
19 52 (6.02%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 119 (13.77%) Computer Science
2 75 (8.68%) User Experience
3 58 (6.71%) Algorithms
3 58 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (6.60%) Data Structures
5 51 (5.90%) Linux Command Line
6 42 (4.86%) Greenfield Project
7 30 (3.47%) Management Information System
8 29 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
9 27 (3.13%) Mobile App
10 24 (2.78%) Fintech
11 20 (2.31%) Blog
12 14 (1.62%) NHS
13 13 (1.50%) Cloud Native
14 9 (1.04%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.69%) Reinsurance
15 6 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
16 5 (0.58%) iPad
16 5 (0.58%) Virtual Team
17 4 (0.46%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 327 (37.85%) Linux
2 111 (12.85%) Unix
3 96 (11.11%) Windows
4 29 (3.36%) Android
5 27 (3.13%) CentOS
6 23 (2.66%) Apple iOS
7 20 (2.31%) CoreOS
7 20 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (1.85%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.16%) Debian
9 10 (1.16%) SmartOS
10 3 (0.35%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.23%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.23%) Solaris
11 2 (0.23%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.12%) AIX
12 1 (0.12%) VMS
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 497 (57.52%) Agile Software Development
2 298 (34.49%) Scrum
3 266 (30.79%) Continuous Integration
4 253 (29.28%) TDD
5 249 (28.82%) DevOps
6 175 (20.25%) Software Engineering
7 168 (19.44%) OO
8 148 (17.13%) Test Automation
9 125 (14.47%) Kanban
10 122 (14.12%) BDD
11 121 (14.00%) Open Source
12 119 (13.77%) Unit Testing
13 115 (13.31%) Multithreading
14 114 (13.19%) E-Commerce
14 114 (13.19%) MVC
15 110 (12.73%) Continuous Delivery
16 102 (11.81%) Front End Development
17 97 (11.23%) SDLC
18 94 (10.88%) Microservices
19 87 (10.07%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 777 (89.93%) Java
2 373 (43.17%) JavaScript
3 257 (29.75%) SQL
4 211 (24.42%) Python
5 103 (11.92%) Scala
6 100 (11.57%) Ruby
7 87 (10.07%) Bash Shell
8 84 (9.72%) Shell Script
9 49 (5.67%) Go
10 41 (4.75%) C#
11 39 (4.51%) PHP
12 32 (3.70%) C++
13 31 (3.59%) C
13 31 (3.59%) Perl
14 23 (2.66%) Clojure
15 20 (2.31%) PowerShell
16 16 (1.85%) ES6
17 11 (1.27%) XPath
18 10 (1.16%) Jython
19 6 (0.69%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 113 (13.08%) Degree
2 45 (5.21%) Security Cleared
3 38 (4.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (2.89%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.62%) DV Cleared
6 7 (0.81%) ISEB
6 7 (0.81%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.23%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.12%) IBM WebSphere Certification
10 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (19.10%) QA
2 10 (1.16%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.58%) SLA
4 2 (0.23%) JTAG
4 2 (0.23%) MISRA
System Software
1 145 (16.78%) Docker
2 38 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (3.24%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (1.16%) LXC
5 9 (1.04%) vSphere
6 8 (0.93%) VirtualBox
6 8 (0.93%) Xen
7 5 (0.58%) etcd
7 5 (0.58%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.58%) KVM
8 4 (0.46%) flannel
9 3 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.35%) NFS
10 2 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 132 (15.28%) Ansible
2 108 (12.50%) Puppet
3 91 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
4 52 (6.02%) Kubernetes
5 48 (5.56%) Terraform
6 21 (2.43%) Kibana
7 18 (2.08%) HAProxy
7 18 (2.08%) rkt
8 17 (1.97%) Nagios
9 12 (1.39%) Graphite
9 12 (1.39%) ZABBIX
10 11 (1.27%) Grafana
10 11 (1.27%) logstash
11 10 (1.16%) Prometheus
12 8 (0.93%) CloudHub
12 8 (0.93%) Mesos
13 5 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
14 4 (0.46%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 4 (0.46%) Consul
14 4 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 137 (15.86%) Oracle
2 60 (6.94%) Google
3 52 (6.02%) CA Agile Central
4 51 (5.90%) Sybase
5 49 (5.67%) Perforce
6 45 (5.21%) VMware
7 24 (2.78%) MuleSoft
8 23 (2.66%) Microsoft
9 22 (2.55%) AppDynamics
10 20 (2.31%) IBM
10 20 (2.31%) SAP
11 19 (2.20%) Jaspersoft
11 19 (2.20%) Red Hat
12 16 (1.85%) Dynatrace
13 14 (1.62%) New Relic
14 12 (1.39%) F5
15 11 (1.27%) Splunk
16 9 (1.04%) Altova
17 8 (0.93%) ILOG
18 7 (0.81%) Adobe
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30k - £40k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Empiric
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Exceptional Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Digital Gurus
Salary: £31000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + 30 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Orkney, Orkney
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intec Select
Salary: £55 - 75k + excellent bonus & bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Training and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Comtecs
Salary: £70000 - £100000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £80000 - £100000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £80000 - £100000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Extremely Heavy Industries
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum or £70 per hour, dependent upon experience.
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Talent International
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago