The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 114 - 119
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 23 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.23% - 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.84% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.29% +8.12%
Groovy
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1248 914 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 66.56% 50.11% 61.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 764 920
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Groovy
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Bristol

Groovy
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Groovy Salary Histogram in Bristol

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 20 (74.07%) Scrum
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) Java
3 16 (59.26%) TDD
4 13 (48.15%) Spring
4 13 (48.15%) Grails
5 12 (44.44%) Selenium
5 12 (44.44%) Python
5 12 (44.44%) Perl
5 12 (44.44%) JUnit
5 12 (44.44%) Linux
6 11 (40.74%) J2EE
6 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (40.74%) Finance
6 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (40.74%) Cucumber
7 10 (37.04%) BDD
7 10 (37.04%) FishEye
7 10 (37.04%) Apache Camel
7 10 (37.04%) Spock
7 10 (37.04%) Geb
7 10 (37.04%) jQuery
7 10 (37.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (37.04%) EasyMock
7 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
7 10 (37.04%) Hibernate
7 10 (37.04%) Java EE
7 10 (37.04%) JSON
7 10 (37.04%) JIRA
7 10 (37.04%) CSS

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (25.93%) Mule
1 7 (25.93%) Mule ESB
2 3 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (25.93%) IaaS
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) SaaS
3 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Hazelcast
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) JUnit
1 12 (44.44%) Selenium
2 11 (40.74%) Cucumber
3 10 (37.04%) FishEye
3 10 (37.04%) Spock
3 10 (37.04%) Geb
3 10 (37.04%) EasyMock
3 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
3 10 (37.04%) JIRA
3 10 (37.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (33.33%) jMock
4 9 (33.33%) Mockito
5 7 (25.93%) Maven
5 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
6 2 (7.41%) NUnit
6 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
6 2 (7.41%) TestNG
6 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
6 2 (7.41%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.70%) JMeter
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
1 13 (48.15%) Java Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Lead Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Test Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Core Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Test Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) Spring
1 13 (48.15%) Grails
2 11 (40.74%) J2EE
3 10 (37.04%) CSS
3 10 (37.04%) Java EE
3 10 (37.04%) JSON
3 10 (37.04%) Hibernate
3 10 (37.04%) jQuery
3 10 (37.04%) Apache Camel
4 7 (25.93%) Sensu
4 7 (25.93%) Struts
5 3 (11.11%) XML
5 3 (11.11%) Twisted
5 3 (11.11%) REST
6 2 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (3.70%) XML Schema
7 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) DTV
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Linux
2 9 (33.33%) UNIX
3 7 (25.93%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.41%) CentOS
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Scrum
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (59.26%) TDD
4 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (37.04%) BDD
6 9 (33.33%) DevOps
7 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
8 3 (11.11%) Open Source
8 3 (11.11%) OO
8 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 3 (11.11%) Software Delivery
9 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Web Development
9 2 (7.41%) Kanban
10 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) Perl
2 12 (44.44%) Python
3 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 9 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 7 (25.93%) Bourne shell
5 7 (25.93%) Ruby
6 3 (11.11%) C++
6 3 (11.11%) XQuery
6 3 (11.11%) Tcl
7 2 (7.41%) PHP
7 2 (7.41%) C#
7 2 (7.41%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) Puppet
2 7 (25.93%) Vagrant
2 7 (25.93%) Nagios
2 7 (25.93%) ZABBIX
2 7 (25.93%) Ansible
3 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) TIBCO
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
Bristol Area
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago