The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 113 114 111
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.19% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £50,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Groovy
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
941 1077 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.24% 66.81% 64.05%
Number of salaries quoted 775 877 790
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Groovy
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Cambridge

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) DataPower
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) OSGi
1 3 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) UML

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IT Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Java Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) OSGi
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle