The first table below looks at the demand for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 47 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 20 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.92% 2.43% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.49% 4.66% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 0
Average salary £45,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
308 279 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.03% 52.25% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 279 234 169
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Groovy
South Wales

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Groovy
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Cardiff

Groovy
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Groovy Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 31 (96.88%) Java
2 29 (90.63%) Continuous Integration
2 29 (90.63%) Jenkins
3 27 (84.38%) TDD
4 26 (81.25%) Web Services
4 26 (81.25%) Maven
5 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (75.00%) SOA
7 20 (62.50%) Scrum
8 19 (59.38%) Subversion
9 18 (56.25%) XML
9 18 (56.25%) Spring
9 18 (56.25%) JIRA
9 18 (56.25%) Release Management
9 18 (56.25%) MongoDB
9 18 (56.25%) Hudson
10 17 (53.13%) SOAP
11 16 (50.00%) RUP
11 16 (50.00%) DSDM
11 16 (50.00%) Configuration Management
11 16 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 16 (50.00%) NoSQL
11 16 (50.00%) Open Source
11 16 (50.00%) Confluence
11 16 (50.00%) Clojure
11 16 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (50.00%) Twitter
11 16 (50.00%) Unit Testing
11 16 (50.00%) Scala
11 16 (50.00%) DevOps

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 16 (50.00%) Confluence
2 11 (34.38%) FileNet
2 11 (34.38%) LiveCycle
3 2 (6.25%) Node.js
3 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
1 2 (6.25%) SSL
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) MongoDB
2 16 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 16 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.25%) CouchDB
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (90.63%) Jenkins
2 26 (81.25%) Maven
3 19 (59.38%) Subversion
4 18 (56.25%) JIRA
4 18 (56.25%) Hudson
5 14 (43.75%) Selenium
6 13 (40.63%) SoapUI
7 11 (34.38%) WebDriver
8 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
8 10 (31.25%) CruiseControl
8 10 (31.25%) Ant
9 9 (28.13%) JUnit
10 7 (21.88%) JBehave
11 5 (15.63%) Bugzilla
12 3 (9.38%) Mercurial
12 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
12 3 (9.38%) Calabash
13 2 (6.25%) Apache Ivy
13 2 (6.25%) eggPlant
13 2 (6.25%) Mockito
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
1 4 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) Analyst
2 15 (46.88%) Java Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Developer Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Consultant
3 9 (28.13%) Programmer
3 9 (28.13%) Java Consultant
3 9 (28.13%) Java Programmer
4 6 (18.75%) Test Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Technical Test Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (81.25%) Web Services
2 18 (56.25%) XML
2 18 (56.25%) Spring
3 17 (53.13%) SOAP
4 16 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 14 (43.75%) J2EE
6 13 (40.63%) Hibernate
7 12 (37.50%) XSLT
8 11 (34.38%) JSF
9 9 (28.13%) HTML
9 9 (28.13%) REST
10 7 (21.88%) JSON
11 6 (18.75%) HTML5
12 5 (15.63%) GWT
12 5 (15.63%) ActiveMQ
12 5 (15.63%) Spring Integration
12 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
12 5 (15.63%) Apache Camel
13 3 (9.38%) RESTful
14 2 (6.25%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Open Source
2 11 (34.38%) Mobile App
3 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (18.75%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) UNIX
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Android
1 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (84.38%) TDD
3 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (75.00%) SOA
5 20 (62.50%) Scrum
6 18 (56.25%) Release Management
7 16 (50.00%) Unit Testing
7 16 (50.00%) DevOps
7 16 (50.00%) Configuration Management
7 16 (50.00%) RUP
7 16 (50.00%) DSDM
8 15 (46.88%) Pair Programming
8 15 (46.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
9 14 (43.75%) OO
10 12 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
10 12 (37.50%) Test Automation
11 10 (31.25%) BDD
12 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
13 8 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) Scala
2 16 (50.00%) Clojure
3 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) XQuery
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) XPath
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB
1 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Twitter
2 11 (34.38%) IBM
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) Adobe
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle
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