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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.88% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.53% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
243 348 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.54% 58.78% 50.81%
Number of salaries quoted 205 317 207
Average salary £35,000 £33,361 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.91% +4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (100.00%) Java
1 23 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 19 (82.61%) Maven
3 18 (78.26%) Web Services
4 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (69.57%) Scrum
5 16 (69.57%) XML
5 16 (69.57%) Hudson
6 14 (60.87%) SoapUI
6 14 (60.87%) Selenium
6 14 (60.87%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (56.52%) SOA
7 13 (56.52%) TDD
8 12 (52.17%) SOAP
9 11 (47.83%) Subversion
9 11 (47.83%) JIRA
10 10 (43.48%) WebDriver
10 10 (43.48%) Mobile App
10 10 (43.48%) Automated Testing
10 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
10 10 (43.48%) J2EE
11 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
11 9 (39.13%) RUP
11 9 (39.13%) DSDM
11 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
11 9 (39.13%) Spring
11 9 (39.13%) Pair Programming
11 9 (39.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (39.13%) Twitter
11 9 (39.13%) REST

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (39.13%) Confluence
2 5 (21.74%) FileNet
2 5 (21.74%) LiveCycle
3 4 (17.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
1 2 (8.70%) SSL
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) MongoDB
1 9 (39.13%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (39.13%) NoSQL
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 19 (82.61%) Maven
3 16 (69.57%) Hudson
4 14 (60.87%) SoapUI
4 14 (60.87%) Selenium
5 11 (47.83%) JIRA
5 11 (47.83%) Subversion
6 10 (43.48%) WebDriver
7 9 (39.13%) JBehave
8 8 (34.78%) JUnit
9 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
10 5 (21.74%) Ant
10 5 (21.74%) CruiseControl
11 4 (17.39%) Bugzilla
11 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
12 2 (8.70%) Gerrit
12 2 (8.70%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Advertising
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Test Analyst
3 9 (39.13%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (39.13%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (34.78%) Java Developer
4 8 (34.78%) Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Consultant
5 5 (21.74%) Programmer
5 5 (21.74%) Developer Analyst
5 5 (21.74%) Java Consultant
5 5 (21.74%) Java Programmer
6 4 (17.39%) Technical Test Analyst
6 4 (17.39%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) Web Services
2 16 (69.57%) XML
3 12 (52.17%) SOAP
4 10 (43.48%) J2EE
5 9 (39.13%) Spring
5 9 (39.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (39.13%) REST
6 6 (26.09%) JSON
6 6 (26.09%) HTML
7 5 (21.74%) JSF
7 5 (21.74%) XSLT
7 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
8 4 (17.39%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (17.39%) GWT
8 4 (17.39%) HTML5
8 4 (17.39%) Spring Integration
8 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
8 4 (17.39%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Mobile App
2 9 (39.13%) Open Source
3 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (17.39%) Digital Media
5 2 (8.70%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (8.70%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Android
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
4 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) Scrum
3 14 (60.87%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (56.52%) TDD
4 13 (56.52%) SOA
5 10 (43.48%) Automated Testing
6 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
6 9 (39.13%) Release Management
6 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
6 9 (39.13%) Pair Programming
6 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
6 9 (39.13%) RUP
6 9 (39.13%) DSDM
6 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
6 9 (39.13%) BDD
6 9 (39.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (26.09%) Automation Testing
8 5 (21.74%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (21.74%) OO
9 4 (17.39%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) Scala
3 9 (39.13%) Clojure
4 7 (30.43%) XQuery
4 7 (30.43%) XPath
5 4 (17.39%) Python
5 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISEB
1 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Xen
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Twitter
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 5 (21.74%) IBM
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Adobe
4 4 (17.39%) VMware