Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.38% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.52% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Watford median annual salary £50,000 - -
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -

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 advertised in Watford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 515 494 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 54.61% 46.87% 39.57%
Number of salaries quoted 464 413 341
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Watford

Groovy
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Groovy in Watford

Groovy
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in Watford over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Groovy in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 8 (61.54%) QA
2 8 (61.54%) Selenium
2 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
2 8 (61.54%) BDD
2 8 (61.54%) QA Automation
3 7 (53.85%) SDET
3 7 (53.85%) WebDriver
3 7 (53.85%) Maven
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) JUnit
3 7 (53.85%) Python
4 6 (46.15%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
5 5 (38.46%) JIRA
5 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
5 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
5 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
5 5 (38.46%) Rational Team Concert
5 5 (38.46%) Spring
5 5 (38.46%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) Tomcat

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
1 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Selenium
2 7 (53.85%) JUnit
2 7 (53.85%) Maven
2 7 (53.85%) WebDriver
3 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
3 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
3 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
3 5 (38.46%) JIRA
3 5 (38.46%) Rational Team Concert
4 1 (7.69%) Capybara
4 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.69%) PhantomJS
General
1 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Java Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) QA Automation Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) QA Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Test Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer in Test
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer in Test
4 1 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
2 5 (38.46%) J2EE
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
2 5 (38.46%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) BDD
1 8 (61.54%) QA Automation
1 8 (61.54%) TDD
1 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
2 7 (53.85%) Scrum
2 7 (53.85%) SDET
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) Python
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) IBM
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle