The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 93 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.30% 0.30% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 0.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.33%
Groovy
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
460 469 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 45.28% 47.42% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 413 457 450
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Groovy
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Groovy
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 1 £47,500 -
Groovy
East of England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Groovy also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Groovy.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
2 4 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Erlang
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (37.50%) C
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) C++

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Groovy also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Groovy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (50.00%) Programmer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Programmer
3 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
4 2 (25.00%) Support Specialist
4 2 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) WCF
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) XSL
2 2 (25.00%) XSLT
2 2 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ETL
1 4 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Erlang
3 3 (37.50%) C
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle