The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Groovy
UK / Wales
Rank 95 96 102
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.45% 0.50% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 1.00% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Median salary £37,500 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.29% +8.12%  
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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 603 699 701
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 54.57% 50.32% 52.91%
Number of salaries quoted 517 598 599
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Groovy
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy in Wales.

Salary trend for Groovy in Wales

Groovy
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in Wales over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Groovy in Wales

Groovy
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Wales - 4 £36,250 - 1
South Wales +4 1 £52,500 +21.38%
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) Java EE
3 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
3 10 (58.82%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 9 (52.94%) OO
4 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) MongoDB
4 9 (52.94%) Node.js
5 8 (47.06%) MuleSoft
5 8 (47.06%) SDLC
5 8 (47.06%) MVC
5 8 (47.06%) Scrum
6 7 (41.18%) JMS
6 7 (41.18%) HTML
6 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (35.29%) JSON
7 6 (35.29%) RESTful
7 6 (35.29%) JSF
7 6 (35.29%) Ajax
7 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (35.29%) JBoss
7 6 (35.29%) CSS
7 6 (35.29%) SOAP
7 6 (35.29%) Web Services
7 6 (35.29%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) OOP
8 5 (29.41%) SVG
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (35.29%) JBoss
2 3 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) MongoDB
3 3 (17.65%) Big Data
3 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) CouchDB
4 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Mockito
1 3 (17.65%) Spock
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) JUnit
3 1 (5.88%) MSTest
3 1 (5.88%) NUnit
General
1 5 (29.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 14 (82.35%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Java Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) Java EE
2 10 (58.82%) .NET
3 9 (52.94%) Node.js
4 7 (41.18%) HTML
4 7 (41.18%) JMS
5 6 (35.29%) Ajax
5 6 (35.29%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) JSF
5 6 (35.29%) JSON
5 6 (35.29%) RESTful
5 6 (35.29%) SOAP
5 6 (35.29%) Web Services
6 5 (29.41%) SVG
7 3 (17.65%) Apache Cordova
7 3 (17.65%) Grails
7 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
7 3 (17.65%) jQuery
7 3 (17.65%) React
7 3 (17.65%) Spring
7 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) OO
3 8 (47.06%) MVC
3 8 (47.06%) Scrum
3 8 (47.06%) SDLC
4 5 (29.41%) OOP
5 3 (17.65%) Open Source
5 3 (17.65%) TDD
5 3 (17.65%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) DSDM
6 1 (5.88%) Kanban
6 1 (5.88%) Microservices
6 1 (5.88%) OOD
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Objective-C
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) MuleSoft
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
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