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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 126 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.046% - 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% - 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
877 1000 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.40% 46.66% 45.85%
Number of salaries quoted 753 925 698
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) DSDM
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) FileNet
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JSF
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) LiveCycle

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) FileNet
1 2 (100.00%) LiveCycle
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JSF
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) DSDM
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) Clojure
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle