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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 213 203 197
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 2 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% 0.27% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.70% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 22
Average salary £46,250 £70,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.92% +107.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £43,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
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
1863 2129 2175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.05% 39.00% 41.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 1792 1922
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015. 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 £46,250 -
Groovy
South East

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) VBScript
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) XPath
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) JBehave
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) User Stories
4 2 (40.00%) Artifactory
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (40.00%) Robotium
4 2 (40.00%) MarkLogic
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Information Retrieval
4 2 (40.00%) VMS
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Tomcat

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MarkLogic
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) JBehave
2 2 (40.00%) Artifactory
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) Robotium
2 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (40.00%) JMeter
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) AnthillPro
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) JDBC
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) FreeMarker
3 2 (40.00%) Taglibs
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (40.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) VMS
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Information Retrieval
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Website Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Feature Driven Development
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) VBScript
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) XPath
3 2 (40.00%) XQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle