The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 74 85 91
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 20 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.07% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.12% 0.37% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 2
Average salary £36,000 £26,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -42.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.33%
Groovy
East Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
641 546 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 66.22% 66.59% 72.09%
Number of salaries quoted 567 475 614
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Groovy
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Brighton

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 24 (100.00%) HTML
1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
1 24 (100.00%) J2EE
1 24 (100.00%) jQuery
2 17 (70.83%) Spring MVC
2 17 (70.83%) Subversion
2 17 (70.83%) Ruby
2 17 (70.83%) Java EE
2 17 (70.83%) XPath
2 17 (70.83%) JPA
2 17 (70.83%) Git (software)
2 17 (70.83%) Scala
2 17 (70.83%) Ant
2 17 (70.83%) Tomcat
2 17 (70.83%) HTTP
2 17 (70.83%) XQuery
2 17 (70.83%) SOAP
2 17 (70.83%) Web Services
2 17 (70.83%) XML
2 17 (70.83%) UNIX
2 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 17 (70.83%) Perl
2 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 17 (70.83%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) MVC
2 17 (70.83%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (70.83%) Hibernate
2 17 (70.83%) Spring
2 17 (70.83%) Maven

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 17 (70.83%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (70.83%) Ant
1 17 (70.83%) Subversion
1 17 (70.83%) Maven
1 17 (70.83%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (29.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
1 17 (70.83%) Java Developer
1 17 (70.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Development Manager
3 7 (29.17%) IT Development Manager
4 5 (20.83%) Java Web Developer
4 5 (20.83%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
1 24 (100.00%) J2EE
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
1 24 (100.00%) jQuery
2 17 (70.83%) JPA
2 17 (70.83%) Spring MVC
2 17 (70.83%) SOAP
2 17 (70.83%) Web Services
2 17 (70.83%) XML
2 17 (70.83%) Hibernate
2 17 (70.83%) Spring
2 17 (70.83%) Java EE
3 7 (29.17%) Velocity
3 7 (29.17%) Ajax
3 7 (29.17%) LAMP
3 7 (29.17%) Grails
3 7 (29.17%) DHTML
3 7 (29.17%) HTML5
3 7 (29.17%) CSS3
3 7 (29.17%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) N-Tier
1 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
1 7 (29.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) UNIX
1 17 (70.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) MVC
2 7 (29.17%) Scrum
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 7 (29.17%) Resource Management
2 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
2 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (29.17%) OO
2 7 (29.17%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (70.83%) Perl
2 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 17 (70.83%) XQuery
2 17 (70.83%) Ruby
2 17 (70.83%) XPath
2 17 (70.83%) Scala
2 17 (70.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA