The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 58 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 4 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.68% 2.60% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 4.26% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.33%
Groovy
South Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
300 305 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.76% 61.00% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 270 278 203
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,500 £25,500
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
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 27 November 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 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (90.00%) REST
2 9 (90.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (90.00%) Release Management
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) JUnit
2 9 (90.00%) OO
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) Spring
2 9 (90.00%) Spock
3 8 (80.00%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (80.00%) Gradle
3 8 (80.00%) Microservices
3 8 (80.00%) C#
3 8 (80.00%) Web Development
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (80.00%) Hibernate
3 8 (80.00%) PHP
3 8 (80.00%) MySQL
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) jQuery
3 8 (80.00%) Hadoop
3 8 (80.00%) CouchDB
3 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (80.00%) HTML5

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 8 (80.00%) Node.js
1 8 (80.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 8 (80.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (90.00%) Spock
2 9 (90.00%) JUnit
2 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (80.00%) Mockito
3 8 (80.00%) Gradle
3 8 (80.00%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (10.00%) Hudson
4 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) Spring
1 9 (90.00%) REST
2 8 (80.00%) D3.js
2 8 (80.00%) Grails
2 8 (80.00%) jQuery
2 8 (80.00%) HTML5
2 8 (80.00%) Yii
2 8 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (80.00%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSD
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
3 1 (10.00%) GWT
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) Release Management
2 9 (90.00%) OO
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
3 8 (80.00%) Web Development
3 8 (80.00%) Microservices
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) V-Model
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (10.00%) RUP
5 1 (10.00%) DSDM
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 8 (80.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
4 1 (10.00%) Clojure
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter