The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 262 306 299
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -7
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 44 31 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 0.48% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 41 22 24
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,750 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Groovy
London

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5416 6504 6090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.67% 54.89% 51.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4865 5684 5653
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Groovy
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Groovy Salary Trend in the City of London

Groovy
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Groovy Salary Histogram in the City of London

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 85 (90.43%) Java
2 42 (44.68%) Spring
3 41 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (36.17%) Linux
5 33 (35.11%) Python
6 32 (34.04%) Hibernate
7 30 (31.91%) SQL
8 29 (30.85%) Finance
9 26 (27.66%) JavaScript
9 26 (27.66%) MVC
10 25 (26.60%) Ruby
11 24 (25.53%) Maven
12 22 (23.40%) Git (software)
12 22 (23.40%) Banking
12 22 (23.40%) CSS
13 21 (22.34%) Scala
13 21 (22.34%) TDD
13 21 (22.34%) Subversion
14 20 (21.28%) DevOps
14 20 (21.28%) Degree
14 20 (21.28%) Grails
15 18 (19.15%) BDD
15 18 (19.15%) Tomcat
16 17 (18.09%) Jenkins
16 17 (18.09%) UNIX
16 17 (18.09%) C#
17 16 (17.02%) HTML
18 15 (15.96%) SOAP
18 15 (15.96%) jQuery
18 15 (15.96%) XML

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 18 (19.15%) Tomcat
2 13 (13.83%) Apache
3 12 (12.77%) Apache Solr
3 12 (12.77%) Confluence
3 12 (12.77%) Node.js
4 10 (10.64%) Oracle Coherence
5 8 (8.51%) CMS
6 7 (7.45%) WebLogic
6 7 (7.45%) Apache ServiceMix
7 6 (6.38%) GlassFish
8 5 (5.32%) Umbraco
8 5 (5.32%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (5.32%) WordPress
8 5 (5.32%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (5.32%) Sitefinity
8 5 (5.32%) Orchard CMS
8 5 (5.32%) NServiceBus
8 5 (5.32%) Magnolia
9 3 (3.19%) nginx
10 2 (2.13%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.19%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.13%) GitHub
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) LDAP
2 3 (3.19%) 3G
2 3 (3.19%) 4G
3 1 (1.06%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.83%) MySQL
2 10 (10.64%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (7.45%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (6.38%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (5.32%) CouchDB
6 5 (5.32%) RavenDB
6 5 (5.32%) Neo4j
6 5 (5.32%) Big Data
7 4 (4.26%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.19%) Mahout
9 2 (2.13%) Couchbase
9 2 (2.13%) Redis
9 2 (2.13%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.06%) Riak
Development Applications
1 24 (25.53%) Maven
2 22 (23.40%) Git (software)
3 21 (22.34%) Subversion
4 17 (18.09%) Jenkins
5 13 (13.83%) JIRA
6 10 (10.64%) TestNG
7 9 (9.57%) Selenium
7 9 (9.57%) JUnit
7 9 (9.57%) Hudson
7 9 (9.57%) Mercurial
8 8 (8.51%) WebDriver
9 7 (7.45%) DbUnit
9 7 (7.45%) Mockito
10 5 (5.32%) Cucumber
10 5 (5.32%) Spock
11 4 (4.26%) SpecFlow
11 4 (4.26%) ClearCase
12 3 (3.19%) Ant
12 3 (3.19%) Gradle
12 3 (3.19%) Liquibase
General
1 29 (30.85%) Finance
2 22 (23.40%) Banking
3 12 (12.77%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.32%) Publishing
5 5 (5.32%) Front Office
6 4 (4.26%) Retail
7 2 (2.13%) Legal
7 2 (2.13%) Advertising
8 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 57 (60.64%) Developer
2 46 (48.94%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.83%) Software Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Senior Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Java Software Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Web Developer
6 7 (7.45%) Test Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Team Leader
8 5 (5.32%) C++ Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (4.26%) .NET Team Leader
9 4 (4.26%) C++/Java Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Graduate Java Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Graduate C++ Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Test Consultant
9 4 (4.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (44.68%) Spring
2 32 (34.04%) Hibernate
3 22 (23.40%) CSS
4 20 (21.28%) Grails
5 16 (17.02%) HTML
6 15 (15.96%) SOAP
6 15 (15.96%) XML
6 15 (15.96%) jQuery
7 14 (14.89%) Web Services
8 12 (12.77%) RESTful
9 11 (11.70%) REST
10 10 (10.64%) JSON
11 8 (8.51%) Apache Flex
12 7 (7.45%) Guice
12 7 (7.45%) GWT
12 7 (7.45%) .NET
12 7 (7.45%) JMS
13 6 (6.38%) ActiveMQ
13 6 (6.38%) Ajax
13 6 (6.38%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Open Source
2 10 (10.64%) Fixed Income
3 7 (7.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (7.45%) Derivative
4 6 (6.38%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.32%) Blog
5 5 (5.32%) Social Media
5 5 (5.32%) Market Risk
6 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.19%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 2 (2.13%) Swaptions
7 2 (2.13%) Equities
8 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.06%) Replication
8 1 (1.06%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (36.17%) Linux
2 17 (18.09%) UNIX
3 10 (10.64%) Windows
4 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.13%) Solaris
5 2 (2.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.66%) MVC
3 21 (22.34%) TDD
4 20 (21.28%) DevOps
5 18 (19.15%) BDD
6 15 (15.96%) OO
6 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
7 12 (12.77%) Pair Programming
7 12 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (11.70%) Scrum
9 10 (10.64%) Software Engineering
9 10 (10.64%) Risk Management
10 8 (8.51%) Web Development
11 7 (7.45%) Test Automation
11 7 (7.45%) Multithreading
11 7 (7.45%) Configuration Management
12 6 (6.38%) Regression Testing
12 6 (6.38%) B2B
12 6 (6.38%) Domain-Driven Design
13 5 (5.32%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (90.43%) Java
2 33 (35.11%) Python
3 30 (31.91%) SQL
4 26 (27.66%) JavaScript
5 25 (26.60%) Ruby
6 21 (22.34%) Scala
7 17 (18.09%) C#
8 12 (12.77%) Bash Shell
9 11 (11.70%) Perl
10 8 (8.51%) C++
10 8 (8.51%) Clojure
11 7 (7.45%) C
12 6 (6.38%) PHP
13 5 (5.32%) VB
13 5 (5.32%) F#
14 3 (3.19%) R
15 1 (1.06%) Korn
15 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (21.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.06%) Varnish
1 1 (1.06%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (10.64%) Puppet
2 5 (5.32%) Nagios
2 5 (5.32%) ZABBIX
2 5 (5.32%) StatsD
2 5 (5.32%) logstash
2 5 (5.32%) Kibana
3 3 (3.19%) Ansible
4 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.06%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (9.57%) Oracle
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.32%) DataSynapse
2 5 (5.32%) EPiServer
2 5 (5.32%) Sitecore
2 5 (5.32%) Twitter
2 5 (5.32%) New Relic
3 4 (4.26%) Google
3 4 (4.26%) Atomikos
4 3 (3.19%) AccuRev
4 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.13%) Adobe
5 2 (2.13%) Akamai
5 2 (2.13%) Percona
6 1 (1.06%) SEEBURGER
6 1 (1.06%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.06%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.06%) VMware
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package & benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago