The first table below looks at the demand for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 37 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.65% 1.30% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 2.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £30,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
113 92 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 73.38% 59.74% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 55 73 46
Average salary £34,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Groovy
County Antrim

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Groovy
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Belfast

Groovy
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Java SE
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Wicket
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Java SE
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Wicket
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase