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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 113 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 15 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.74% 0.10% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.74% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.36% +10.00%
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
864 770 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.56% 39.67% 47.79%
Number of salaries quoted 769 685 872
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 July 2015, 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 13 (86.67%) Perl
1 13 (86.67%) UNIX
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
1 13 (86.67%) Python
1 13 (86.67%) Nagios
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
1 13 (86.67%) Ubuntu
1 13 (86.67%) Maven
1 13 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
1 13 (86.67%) ZABBIX
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (86.67%) Bourne shell
1 13 (86.67%) Bash Shell
1 13 (86.67%) Puppet
1 13 (86.67%) IaaS
1 13 (86.67%) Jenkins
1 13 (86.67%) Vagrant
1 13 (86.67%) Ansible
1 13 (86.67%) Sensu
1 13 (86.67%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) SDLC
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) RESTful
2 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Streaming Media

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (86.67%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Maven
1 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
1 13 (86.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
1 2 (13.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Sensu
2 2 (13.33%) RESTful
2 2 (13.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (13.33%) Streaming Media
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) UNIX
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
1 13 (86.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (86.67%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) SDLC
2 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Stress Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Perl
1 13 (86.67%) Python
1 13 (86.67%) Bourne shell
1 13 (86.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (86.67%) Nagios
1 13 (86.67%) ZABBIX
1 13 (86.67%) Puppet
1 13 (86.67%) Vagrant
1 13 (86.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle