Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 145 135
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10 +29
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 11 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.47% 0.44% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.82% 0.71% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 20
West Sussex median annual salary £41,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.55% +29.41% -29.17%
10th Percentile £37,250 £40,625 £36,225
90th Percentile £50,000 £73,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 West Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,335 1,274 1,414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 57.20% 62.60% 57.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,158 1,143 1,339
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,175 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in West Sussex

Groovy
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Groovy in West Sussex

Groovy
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in West Sussex over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Groovy in West Sussex

Groovy
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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
Burgess Hill -12 7 £41,500 - 4
Worthing -4 1 £57,500 +4.55%
Horsham - 1 £42,500 -
Groovy
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 10 (90.91%) Java
1 10 (90.91%) Web Services
1 10 (90.91%) QA
1 10 (90.91%) Selenium
1 10 (90.91%) Security Testing
1 10 (90.91%) Unit Testing
1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
1 10 (90.91%) SoapUI
1 10 (90.91%) REST
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (81.82%) WebDriver
2 9 (81.82%) Cucumber
2 9 (81.82%) BDD
2 9 (81.82%) Compatibility Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Integration Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Functional Testing
2 9 (81.82%) System Integration Testing
2 9 (81.82%) TestNG
2 9 (81.82%) jMock
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) Spring
2 9 (81.82%) Java EE
2 9 (81.82%) JUnit
2 9 (81.82%) Regression Testing
2 9 (81.82%) JMeter
2 9 (81.82%) Hibernate
3 8 (72.73%) Validation
3 8 (72.73%) ISEB
3 8 (72.73%) User Acceptance Testing

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (18.18%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Selenium
1 10 (90.91%) SoapUI
2 9 (81.82%) Cucumber
2 9 (81.82%) JMeter
2 9 (81.82%) jMock
2 9 (81.82%) JUnit
2 9 (81.82%) TestNG
2 9 (81.82%) WebDriver
3 3 (27.27%) Ant
3 3 (27.27%) Gradle
3 3 (27.27%) Hudson
3 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 3 (27.27%) Maven
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Developer in Test
2 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Java Developer in Test
2 6 (54.55%) Java Software Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) REST
1 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 9 (81.82%) Hibernate
2 9 (81.82%) Java EE
2 9 (81.82%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) Velocity
4 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Security Testing
1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
1 10 (90.91%) Unit Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) BDD
2 9 (81.82%) Compatibility Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (81.82%) Functional Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Integration Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Regression Testing
2 9 (81.82%) System Integration Testing
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
3 8 (72.73%) Lean Thinking
3 8 (72.73%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (72.73%) Validation
4 6 (54.55%) SDET
5 3 (27.27%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) ISEB
1 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Atlassian