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 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 113 111 119
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £23,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.88% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
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
1128 1081 1373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.60% 67.82% 70.99%
Number of salaries quoted 931 973 1237
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 3 September 2014.

Groovy Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Groovy
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) 3G
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) 2G
1 2 (66.67%) RNC
1 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) 3G
1 2 (66.67%) 2G
1 2 (66.67%) RNC
1 2 (66.67%) 4G
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago