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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 47 43 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 19 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.80% 2.48% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.29% 4.66% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 0
Average salary £47,750 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.42% -
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
302 279 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 44.48% 53.14% 49.31%
Number of salaries quoted 274 236 167
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 24 July 2014.

Groovy Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 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 30 (96.77%) Java
2 28 (90.32%) Continuous Integration
2 28 (90.32%) Jenkins
3 26 (83.87%) Maven
3 26 (83.87%) Web Services
3 26 (83.87%) TDD
4 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (77.42%) SOA
5 20 (64.52%) Scrum
6 19 (61.29%) Subversion
7 18 (58.06%) XML
7 18 (58.06%) JIRA
7 18 (58.06%) Hudson
8 17 (54.84%) MongoDB
8 17 (54.84%) Spring
8 17 (54.84%) Release Management
8 17 (54.84%) SOAP
9 16 (51.61%) RUP
9 16 (51.61%) DSDM
9 16 (51.61%) Configuration Management
9 16 (51.61%) Unit Testing
9 16 (51.61%) Scala
9 16 (51.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (51.61%) NoSQL
9 16 (51.61%) Clojure
9 16 (51.61%) Open Source
9 16 (51.61%) Confluence
9 16 (51.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (51.61%) Twitter
9 16 (51.61%) DevOps

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (51.61%) Confluence
2 11 (35.48%) LiveCycle
2 11 (35.48%) FileNet
3 1 (3.23%) Node.js
3 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
1 2 (6.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) MongoDB
2 16 (51.61%) Apache Cassandra
2 16 (51.61%) NoSQL
3 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.23%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 28 (90.32%) Jenkins
2 26 (83.87%) Maven
3 19 (61.29%) Subversion
4 18 (58.06%) JIRA
4 18 (58.06%) Hudson
5 14 (45.16%) Selenium
6 13 (41.94%) SoapUI
7 11 (35.48%) WebDriver
8 10 (32.26%) CruiseControl
8 10 (32.26%) Ant
9 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
10 8 (25.81%) JUnit
11 7 (22.58%) JBehave
12 5 (16.13%) Bugzilla
13 3 (9.68%) Mercurial
13 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
13 3 (9.68%) Calabash
14 2 (6.45%) eggPlant
14 2 (6.45%) Gerrit
15 1 (3.23%) Gradle
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
1 4 (12.90%) Advertising
1 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) Analyst
3 14 (45.16%) Java Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Java Consultant
4 9 (29.03%) Java Programmer
4 9 (29.03%) Developer Analyst
4 9 (29.03%) Consultant
4 9 (29.03%) Programmer
5 6 (19.35%) Test Analyst
6 5 (16.13%) Technical Test Analyst
6 5 (16.13%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) Web Services
2 18 (58.06%) XML
3 17 (54.84%) Spring
3 17 (54.84%) SOAP
4 16 (51.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 14 (45.16%) J2EE
6 12 (38.71%) Hibernate
6 12 (38.71%) XSLT
7 11 (35.48%) JSF
8 8 (25.81%) HTML
8 8 (25.81%) REST
9 7 (22.58%) JSON
10 5 (16.13%) Apache Camel
10 5 (16.13%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
10 5 (16.13%) Spring Integration
10 5 (16.13%) HTML5
10 5 (16.13%) GWT
11 3 (9.68%) RESTful
12 1 (3.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Open Source
2 11 (35.48%) Mobile App
3 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (19.35%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
1 2 (6.45%) Android
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (83.87%) TDD
3 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (77.42%) SOA
4 20 (64.52%) Scrum
5 17 (54.84%) Release Management
6 16 (51.61%) RUP
6 16 (51.61%) DSDM
6 16 (51.61%) Configuration Management
6 16 (51.61%) Unit Testing
6 16 (51.61%) DevOps
7 15 (48.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
7 15 (48.39%) Pair Programming
8 13 (41.94%) OO
9 12 (38.71%) OOA/OOD
9 12 (38.71%) Test Automation
10 10 (32.26%) BDD
11 9 (29.03%) Automated Testing
12 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) Scala
2 16 (51.61%) Clojure
3 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) XPath
5 2 (6.45%) XQuery
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
1 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.45%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Twitter
2 11 (35.48%) IBM
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) Adobe
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
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