Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 260 289 300
Rank change year-on-year +29 +11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 16 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 0.45% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 12
West Midlands median annual salary £65,000 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.93% +7.50% -13.04%
10th Percentile £50,875 £29,625 £43,000
90th Percentile £82,875 £63,750 £76,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +13.04% -

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,510 4,416 4,940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 45.30% 46.98% 50.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,791 3,683 4,290
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Groovy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in the West Midlands

Groovy
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Groovy in the West Midlands

Groovy
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Groovy in the West Midlands

Groovy
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 June 2019. 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
Birmingham +37 10 £67,500 +8.00%
Warwickshire - 3 £51,750 -
Coventry +10 2 £72,500 +45.00%
Staffordshire - 1 £32,500 -
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) .NET
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (50.00%) Kubernetes
4 7 (43.75%) Python
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Docker
5 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 6 (37.50%) Go
6 5 (31.25%) DevOps
6 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (31.25%) Unix
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (25.00%) REST
8 3 (18.75%) WebSockets
8 3 (18.75%) CQRS
8 3 (18.75%) Kafka
8 3 (18.75%) TypeScript
8 3 (18.75%) Android Development
8 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
8 3 (18.75%) Apache Spark
8 3 (18.75%) InfluxDB
8 3 (18.75%) Kotlin

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) Apache Spark
2 2 (12.50%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (12.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) InfluxDB
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) SonarQube
3 2 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (12.50%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Android Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Android Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Build Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Build Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) REST
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) JSON
3 3 (18.75%) Kafka
3 3 (18.75%) RESTful
3 3 (18.75%) Spring
3 3 (18.75%) WebSockets
3 3 (18.75%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) Redux
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) React
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
1 3 (18.75%) NHS
2 2 (12.50%) Cloud Native
2 2 (12.50%) Cyberattack
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Android Development
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) CQRS
4 3 (18.75%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (18.75%) DevSecOps
4 3 (18.75%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (18.75%) ITSM
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Release Automation
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (12.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) Python
3 6 (37.50%) Go
4 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) Kotlin
5 3 (18.75%) PHP
5 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
5 3 (18.75%) TypeScript
6 2 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (12.50%) COBOL
6 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (6.25%) Ruby
7 1 (6.25%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) Remedy