The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 139 129 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.16% 0.19% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Groovy
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1516 1253 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 60.21% 58.44% 65.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1047 1597
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Groovy
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Groovy
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -4 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Groovy
East of England

Groovy
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) 3G
3 2 (28.57%) 2G
3 2 (28.57%) RNC
3 2 (28.57%) 4G
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Grails
4 1 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) Swing
4 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Network Management

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (28.57%) 3G
1 2 (28.57%) 2G
1 2 (28.57%) RNC
1 2 (28.57%) 4G
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Grails
3 1 (14.29%) Swing
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree