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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 219 218 210
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 8 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.13% 0.073% 0.090%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 5
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
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
2192 2204 2766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.83% 40.12% 49.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1749 1952 2433
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Groovy Salary Histogram 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 29 August 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
Slough +10 5 £72,500 +31.81%
Reading - 1 £50,000 -
Groovy
South East

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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%) Java
2 19 (95.00%) Extreme Programming
2 19 (95.00%) TDD
3 18 (90.00%) Scala
3 18 (90.00%) HTML
4 17 (85.00%) Pair Programming
5 16 (80.00%) MongoDB
6 15 (75.00%) Open Source
6 15 (75.00%) Eclipse
6 15 (75.00%) IntelliJ
6 15 (75.00%) Struts
6 15 (75.00%) J2EE
6 15 (75.00%) Subversion
6 15 (75.00%) Spring
6 15 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (75.00%) Velocity
7 14 (70.00%) JSR 168
7 14 (70.00%) JIRA
7 14 (70.00%) Alfresco
7 14 (70.00%) Liferay
7 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
7 14 (70.00%) Servlets
7 14 (70.00%) XML
7 14 (70.00%) XSLT
7 14 (70.00%) Solaris
7 14 (70.00%) Apache
7 14 (70.00%) Tomcat
7 14 (70.00%) XHTML
7 14 (70.00%) MVC
7 14 (70.00%) GigaSpaces

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 14 (70.00%) Apache
1 14 (70.00%) Tomcat
1 14 (70.00%) Alfresco
1 14 (70.00%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 14 (70.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 15 (75.00%) IntelliJ
1 15 (75.00%) Subversion
2 14 (70.00%) JIRA
2 14 (70.00%) Gradle
2 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) TestNG
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) Hudson
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 15 (75.00%) J2EE
2 15 (75.00%) Struts
2 15 (75.00%) Spring
2 15 (75.00%) Velocity
3 14 (70.00%) JSR 168
3 14 (70.00%) Servlets
3 14 (70.00%) XML
3 14 (70.00%) XSLT
3 14 (70.00%) XHTML
4 2 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) Symfony
5 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Open Source
2 2 (10.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Solaris
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Extreme Programming
1 19 (95.00%) TDD
2 17 (85.00%) Pair Programming
3 15 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (70.00%) Web Application Development
4 14 (70.00%) Functional Testing
4 14 (70.00%) MVC
5 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (35.00%) Quality Management
7 6 (30.00%) BDD
8 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (20.00%) SEO
9 4 (20.00%) Analytics
9 4 (20.00%) Web Analytics
9 4 (20.00%) Feature Driven Development
10 3 (15.00%) Scrum
11 2 (10.00%) SOA
11 2 (10.00%) User Stories
12 1 (5.00%) Release Management
12 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) Scala
3 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) GigaSpaces
2 1 (5.00%) Zend
2 1 (5.00%) Cognizant