The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 120 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £68,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Groovy
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
794 781 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.11% 43.24% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 705 728 632
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Groovy
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Birmingham

Groovy
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Groovy Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 30 (93.75%) Java
1 30 (93.75%) MVC
1 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (93.75%) TDD
1 30 (93.75%) Spring
1 30 (93.75%) Scala
1 30 (93.75%) Open Source
1 30 (93.75%) REST
1 30 (93.75%) Spring Integration
2 28 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 26 (81.25%) HTML
3 26 (81.25%) HTML5
3 26 (81.25%) JSON
3 26 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (81.25%) AngularJS
3 26 (81.25%) Apache Camel
4 24 (75.00%) Scrum
4 24 (75.00%) XML
4 24 (75.00%) Spring MVC
4 24 (75.00%) NoSQL
5 22 (68.75%) Pair Programming
6 20 (62.50%) Web Services
6 20 (62.50%) RUP
6 20 (62.50%) DSDM
7 16 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
7 16 (50.00%) OO
7 16 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
7 16 (50.00%) GWT
7 16 (50.00%) Clojure
7 16 (50.00%) SaaS

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (31.25%) Node.js
2 5 (15.63%) Confluence
3 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 16 (50.00%) SaaS
2 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Firewall
1 2 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 16 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 16 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 16 (50.00%) Neo4j
3 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
2 5 (15.63%) Bugzilla
2 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Hudson
2 5 (15.63%) JIRA
2 5 (15.63%) JIRA Agile
2 5 (15.63%) Maven
2 5 (15.63%) Subversion
General
1 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
1 25 (78.13%) Java Developer
2 16 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 16 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 11 (34.38%) Senior Developer
3 11 (34.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (28.13%) Java Technologist
4 9 (28.13%) Senior Technologist
4 9 (28.13%) Technologist
5 6 (18.75%) Consultant
5 6 (18.75%) Java Consultant
5 6 (18.75%) Senior Agile Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (18.75%) Senior Java Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.13%) Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (93.75%) REST
1 30 (93.75%) Spring
1 30 (93.75%) Spring Integration
2 26 (81.25%) AngularJS
2 26 (81.25%) Apache Camel
2 26 (81.25%) HTML
2 26 (81.25%) HTML5
2 26 (81.25%) JSON
3 24 (75.00%) Spring MVC
3 24 (75.00%) XML
4 20 (62.50%) Web Services
5 16 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
5 16 (50.00%) GWT
5 16 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 14 (43.75%) JRuby
7 8 (25.00%) Java EE
8 4 (12.50%) React
9 2 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Blog
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) CentOS
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) SUSE
1 2 (6.25%) Unix
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (93.75%) MVC
1 30 (93.75%) Open Source
1 30 (93.75%) TDD
2 26 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (75.00%) Scrum
4 22 (68.75%) Pair Programming
5 20 (62.50%) DSDM
5 20 (62.50%) RUP
6 16 (50.00%) OO
6 16 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
7 12 (37.50%) DevOps
8 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
9 6 (18.75%) Microservices
9 6 (18.75%) Release Management
10 5 (15.63%) SDLC
11 4 (12.50%) BDD
11 4 (12.50%) Kanban
11 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) Java
1 30 (93.75%) Scala
2 28 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 16 (50.00%) Clojure
4 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Twitter
Birmingham
University of Birmingham
Salary: £38,896 to £46,414 . With potential progression once in post to £52,219 a year.
Posted: 27 days ago