The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 226 227 214
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 5 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.097% 0.090% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.25% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 14
Average salary £56,250 £52,500 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +17.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £50,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Groovy
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2216 2004 2369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.89% 36.13% 44.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1992 1675 1914
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Groovy
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Berkshire

Groovy
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Reading +2 3 - -
Newbury - 2 £56,250 -
Groovy
South East

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (90.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) Web Services
3 17 (85.00%) Ruby
4 15 (75.00%) API Testing
5 12 (60.00%) Defect Management
5 12 (60.00%) Cucumber
5 12 (60.00%) BDD
5 12 (60.00%) QA
6 11 (55.00%) DevOps
7 9 (45.00%) Release Management
8 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
8 8 (40.00%) Finance
9 7 (35.00%) Test Planning
10 6 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (30.00%) OO
10 6 (30.00%) SAP
10 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
10 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
10 6 (30.00%) Programme Management
10 6 (30.00%) Marketing
10 6 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (30.00%) Electronics
10 6 (30.00%) Spring
11 5 (25.00%) Scrum
11 5 (25.00%) Python
11 5 (25.00%) Project Management
11 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (25.00%) Git (software)

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 (15.00%) Alfresco
1 3 (15.00%) Apache
1 3 (15.00%) JBoss
1 3 (15.00%) Liferay
1 3 (15.00%) Node.js
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) CouchDB
1 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) Neo4j
1 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.00%) DbUnit
3 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (15.00%) Gradle
3 3 (15.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (15.00%) jMock
3 3 (15.00%) JUnit
3 3 (15.00%) Mockito
4 2 (10.00%) Ant
4 2 (10.00%) Appium
4 2 (10.00%) Artifactory
4 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.00%) JMeter
4 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (10.00%) Maven
4 2 (10.00%) Ranorex
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium
4 2 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
1 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (30.00%) Electronics
2 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (30.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) QA Manager
2 7 (35.00%) QA Test Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Test Automation Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Design Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (30.00%) Spring
3 3 (15.00%) Ajax
3 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (15.00%) Apache Camel
3 3 (15.00%) CSS
3 3 (15.00%) Grails
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) J2EE
3 3 (15.00%) Java EE
3 3 (15.00%) jQuery
3 3 (15.00%) REST
3 3 (15.00%) Servlets
3 3 (15.00%) SOAP
3 3 (15.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (15.00%) Struts
3 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (15.00%) XML
3 3 (15.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) API Testing
3 12 (60.00%) BDD
3 12 (60.00%) Defect Management
4 11 (55.00%) DevOps
5 9 (45.00%) Release Management
6 7 (35.00%) Test Planning
7 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (30.00%) OO
7 6 (30.00%) Programme Management
8 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (25.00%) Project Management
8 5 (25.00%) Scrum
9 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
10 3 (15.00%) MVC
10 3 (15.00%) Performance Engineering
10 3 (15.00%) Refactoring
10 3 (15.00%) TDD
10 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 17 (85.00%) Ruby
3 5 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) Scala
5 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) SAP
2 5 (25.00%) Canon
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Splunk