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

Groovy
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 526 606 670
Rank change year-on-year +80 +64  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 392 380 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.82% 0.71% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 310 337 261
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.52% +18.75%  

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 47568 53582 56352
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.49% 51.86% 50.93%
Number of salaries quoted 40488 46315 47881
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 £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +89 375 £55,000 -4.34% 53
London +68 257 £65,000 +8.33% 34
South East +60 34 £46,250 -9.75% 10
South West +32 22 £33,838 -18.46% 1
North West -13 22 £55,000 - 1
City of London +20 21 £62,500 - 11
Yorkshire +17 17 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Hampshire +34 16 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Portsmouth - 15 £45,000 -
East of England +20 14 £36,250 -14.70% 3
Surrey +50 11 £65,000 +26.82%
Manchester -15 11 £37,500 -40.00%
West Yorkshire +12 10 £40,000 -11.11%
Devon +3 10 £33,838 -13.23%
Exeter - 10 £33,838 -
Lancashire +2 8 £60,000 +98.34% 1
York +13 7 £42,500 - 1
North Yorkshire +7 7 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire +30 6 £45,000 -21.73% 2
East Midlands +16 6 £42,500 - 2
Leeds +11 6 £45,000 -0.55%
Cambridgeshire +3 6 £35,000 -17.64%
Cambridge -7 6 £35,000 -17.64%
Somerset -18 6 £40,000 -3.61%
Hertfordshire - 5 £42,500 - 1
St Albans - 5 £42,500 -
Reading +28 4 £45,000 -28.00% 2
Scotland +18 4 £55,000 - 1
West Midlands +11 4 £52,500 -8.69%
Nottinghamshire +7 4 £42,500 -5.55% 2

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 691 (87.47%) Java
2 400 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
3 363 (45.95%) JavaScript
4 296 (37.47%) Spring
5 273 (34.56%) HTML
5 273 (34.56%) Linux
6 267 (33.80%) TDD
7 253 (32.03%) SQL
8 232 (29.37%) Python
9 228 (28.86%) Jenkins
10 223 (28.23%) RESTful
11 214 (27.09%) CSS
12 210 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
13 204 (25.82%) Scrum
14 203 (25.70%) Git (software)
15 193 (24.43%) DevOps
16 189 (23.92%) Software Engineering
17 178 (22.53%) Maven
18 168 (21.27%) Finance
18 168 (21.27%) OO
19 163 (20.63%) Hibernate
20 159 (20.13%) XML
21 157 (19.87%) AngularJS
22 155 (19.62%) Grails
23 147 (18.61%) Scala
24 145 (18.35%) Web Services
25 143 (18.10%) JUnit
26 142 (17.97%) SOAP
27 141 (17.85%) Amazon AWS
28 137 (17.34%) 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 78 (9.87%) Tomcat
2 72 (9.11%) nginx
3 60 (7.59%) Elasticsearch
4 46 (5.82%) Jetty
5 40 (5.06%) JBoss
5 40 (5.06%) WebSphere
6 38 (4.81%) Apache Solr
7 31 (3.92%) WebLogic
8 30 (3.80%) Apache
9 28 (3.54%) Mule
10 22 (2.78%) Apache Spark
11 12 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
12 10 (1.27%) CMS
13 8 (1.01%) Mule ESB
14 7 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 7 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
14 7 (0.89%) Confluence
15 5 (0.63%) Apache Pig
16 4 (0.51%) MS Exchange
16 4 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.01%) Sentinel
2 6 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 141 (17.85%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (4.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (3.16%) AWS CloudFormation
4 19 (2.41%) GitHub
4 19 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 18 (2.28%) CloudBees
6 16 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (1.39%) Slack
8 10 (1.27%) SaaS
9 9 (1.14%) Datadog
10 3 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.38%) PaaS
11 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.25%) Sauce Labs
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.13%) Route 53
12 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (7.09%) HTTP
2 34 (4.30%) Internet
3 24 (3.04%) TCP/IP
4 18 (2.28%) SMTP
5 16 (2.03%) LDAP
6 14 (1.77%) DNS
6 14 (1.77%) IMAP
7 13 (1.65%) HTTPS
7 13 (1.65%) SNMP
8 11 (1.39%) LAN
9 8 (1.01%) IPv6
9 8 (1.01%) Network Security
10 6 (0.76%) SSL
11 4 (0.51%) Firewall
11 4 (0.51%) FTP
11 4 (0.51%) IPv4
11 4 (0.51%) SAN
11 4 (0.51%) UMTS
12 3 (0.38%) Broadband
12 3 (0.38%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (15.19%) MySQL
2 99 (12.53%) NoSQL
3 86 (10.89%) Relational Database
4 66 (8.35%) MongoDB
5 62 (7.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 61 (7.72%) SQL Server
7 58 (7.34%) PostgreSQL
8 44 (5.57%) Redis
9 37 (4.68%) Hadoop
10 33 (4.18%) Big Data
11 27 (3.42%) Oracle Database
12 26 (3.29%) InterSystems Cache
12 26 (3.29%) Oracle Database 11g
13 23 (2.91%) JasperReports
14 19 (2.41%) Data Mining
15 18 (2.28%) Infinispan
16 17 (2.15%) QlikView
17 16 (2.03%) RDBMS
18 9 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
18 9 (1.14%) KDB
Development Applications
1 228 (28.86%) Jenkins
2 203 (25.70%) Git (software)
3 178 (22.53%) Maven
4 143 (18.10%) JUnit
5 130 (16.46%) Selenium
6 119 (15.06%) Subversion
7 90 (11.39%) JIRA
8 89 (11.27%) Ant
9 80 (10.13%) Hudson
10 57 (7.22%) Eclipse
11 56 (7.09%) Gradle
12 50 (6.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 50 (6.33%) Cucumber
13 48 (6.08%) WebDriver
14 45 (5.70%) SoapUI
14 45 (5.70%) Vagrant
15 41 (5.19%) Spock
16 34 (4.30%) Mockito
17 33 (4.18%) JMeter
18 32 (4.05%) QUnit
General
1 168 (21.27%) Finance
2 30 (3.80%) Games
3 27 (3.42%) Banking
4 25 (3.16%) Retail
5 24 (3.04%) Military
6 20 (2.53%) Electronics
7 12 (1.52%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.14%) Advertising
9 4 (0.51%) Back Office
10 3 (0.38%) Automotive
10 3 (0.38%) Marketing
11 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.25%) Billing
11 2 (0.25%) Legal
11 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.25%) Publishing
12 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 399 (50.51%) Developer
2 308 (38.99%) Java Developer
3 102 (12.91%) Senior Developer
4 94 (11.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 88 (11.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 87 (11.01%) Software Engineer
7 56 (7.09%) Java Engineer
8 45 (5.70%) Java Software Engineer
9 43 (5.44%) Software Developer
10 42 (5.32%) JavaScript Developer
11 37 (4.68%) Architect
11 37 (4.68%) Technical Leader
12 35 (4.43%) Test Engineer
13 34 (4.30%) Java Team Leader
13 34 (4.30%) Team Leader
14 33 (4.18%) Consultant
14 33 (4.18%) Lead Developer
14 33 (4.18%) Tester
15 30 (3.80%) Java Software Developer
15 30 (3.80%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (37.47%) Spring
2 273 (34.56%) HTML
3 223 (28.23%) RESTful
4 214 (27.09%) CSS
5 163 (20.63%) Hibernate
6 159 (20.13%) XML
7 157 (19.87%) AngularJS
8 155 (19.62%) Grails
9 145 (18.35%) Web Services
10 142 (17.97%) SOAP
11 131 (16.58%) REST
12 114 (14.43%) HTML5
13 105 (13.29%) RabbitMQ
14 103 (13.04%) Node.js
15 98 (12.41%) JSON
16 96 (12.15%) JMS
17 91 (11.52%) CSS3
18 69 (8.73%) Java EE
18 69 (8.73%) jQuery
19 61 (7.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 81 (10.25%) Computer Science
2 68 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (7.47%) Fintech
4 56 (7.09%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
6 27 (3.42%) Mobile App
7 19 (2.41%) User Experience
8 18 (2.28%) Management Information System
9 13 (1.65%) Blog
9 13 (1.65%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.39%) Cloud Native
11 10 (1.27%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.27%) NHS
12 9 (1.14%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (1.01%) iPad
14 5 (0.63%) DataPower
14 5 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
15 4 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
16 3 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 273 (34.56%) Linux
2 81 (10.25%) Unix
3 78 (9.87%) Windows
4 48 (6.08%) Android
5 36 (4.56%) CentOS
6 30 (3.80%) Apple iOS
7 19 (2.41%) CoreOS
7 19 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (2.28%) Ubuntu
9 12 (1.52%) SmartOS
10 8 (1.01%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.63%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.38%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.25%) Solaris
14 1 (0.13%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (33.80%) TDD
3 210 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
4 204 (25.82%) Scrum
5 193 (24.43%) DevOps
6 189 (23.92%) Software Engineering
7 168 (21.27%) OO
8 124 (15.70%) MVC
9 113 (14.30%) BDD
10 102 (12.91%) Microservices
10 102 (12.91%) SDLC
11 93 (11.77%) Open Source
12 91 (11.52%) Configuration Management
13 84 (10.63%) Web Development
14 81 (10.25%) Continuous Delivery
15 75 (9.49%) Multithreading
16 70 (8.86%) Unit Testing
17 63 (7.97%) Automated Testing
17 63 (7.97%) E-Commerce
17 63 (7.97%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 691 (87.47%) Java
2 363 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 253 (32.03%) SQL
4 232 (29.37%) Python
5 147 (18.61%) Scala
6 127 (16.08%) Ruby
7 92 (11.65%) Bash Shell
8 60 (7.59%) Shell Script
9 50 (6.33%) C#
10 49 (6.20%) C
11 48 (6.08%) Go
12 42 (5.32%) C++
13 40 (5.06%) PHP
14 35 (4.43%) Perl
15 30 (3.80%) Clojure
16 26 (3.29%) PowerShell
17 10 (1.27%) ES6
17 10 (1.27%) Jython
18 8 (1.01%) Embedded C
18 8 (1.01%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 107 (13.54%) Degree
2 48 (6.08%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.03%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.01%) ISEB
6 7 (0.89%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.25%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (11.27%) QA
2 24 (3.04%) SDET
3 8 (1.01%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.01%) JTAG
4 7 (0.89%) MISRA
System Software
1 137 (17.34%) Docker
2 32 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.15%) VirtualBox
4 8 (1.01%) etcd
4 8 (1.01%) flannel
5 6 (0.76%) XenServer
6 4 (0.51%) NFS
6 4 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.25%) HDFS
7 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.13%) LXC
8 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 87 (11.01%) Ansible
2 84 (10.63%) Puppet
3 73 (9.24%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (4.81%) Kubernetes
5 37 (4.68%) Terraform
6 34 (4.30%) Nagios
7 20 (2.53%) Mesos
8 19 (2.41%) Graphite
9 16 (2.03%) Consul
10 15 (1.90%) Docker Swarm
10 15 (1.90%) StatsD
11 13 (1.65%) Kibana
11 13 (1.65%) rkt
12 12 (1.52%) ZABBIX
13 11 (1.39%) logstash
14 9 (1.14%) HAProxy
15 6 (0.76%) CA Spectrum
15 6 (0.76%) Netcool
15 6 (0.76%) Tivoli
16 5 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 88 (11.14%) Oracle
2 69 (8.73%) Google
3 41 (5.19%) VMware
4 30 (3.80%) Microsoft
5 27 (3.42%) New Relic
6 26 (3.29%) Altova
7 25 (3.16%) AppDynamics
7 25 (3.16%) ILOG
7 25 (3.16%) Splunk
8 20 (2.53%) MuleSoft
9 19 (2.41%) Jaspersoft
10 16 (2.03%) IBM
11 13 (1.65%) Dynatrace
11 13 (1.65%) Sybase
12 12 (1.52%) Fiorano
12 12 (1.52%) Talend
12 12 (1.52%) WSO2
13 11 (1.39%) Red Hat
14 10 (1.27%) SAP
15 9 (1.14%) TIBCO
City, London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to 60k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary up to £45k + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 and competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits and bonus!
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 82000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Fantastic Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
KPRS
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45k - £50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £70,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago