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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 268 291 259
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -32
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 50 30 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.26% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% 0.47% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 45 27 78
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £56,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -7.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £45,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
5977 6444 6914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.06% 55.26% 54.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5219 5795 6459
Average salary £54,250 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 94 (84.68%) Java
2 75 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (45.05%) Finance
4 46 (41.44%) TDD
4 46 (41.44%) Python
4 46 (41.44%) Ruby
5 37 (33.33%) Banking
5 37 (33.33%) JUnit
6 34 (30.63%) Hibernate
7 33 (29.73%) Spring
8 32 (28.83%) JavaScript
9 31 (27.93%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (26.13%) Oracle
10 29 (26.13%) CSS
11 28 (25.23%) Grails
12 27 (24.32%) Maven
12 27 (24.32%) HTML
12 27 (24.32%) Linux
12 27 (24.32%) Scrum
13 26 (23.42%) C#
13 26 (23.42%) Web Services
13 26 (23.42%) Selenium
13 26 (23.42%) Git (software)
13 26 (23.42%) BDD
13 26 (23.42%) Relational Database
14 25 (22.52%) Test Automation
14 25 (22.52%) Software Engineering
15 24 (21.62%) SQL
15 24 (21.62%) OO
15 24 (21.62%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 22 (19.82%) Apache
2 17 (15.32%) Tomcat
3 15 (13.51%) Node.js
4 14 (12.61%) WebLogic
4 14 (12.61%) Oracle Coherence
5 11 (9.91%) Confluence
6 6 (5.41%) WordPress
6 6 (5.41%) CMS
7 3 (2.70%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (2.70%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.70%) NServiceBus
7 3 (2.70%) Sitefinity
7 3 (2.70%) Orchard CMS
7 3 (2.70%) Magnolia
7 3 (2.70%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.80%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (1.80%) LiveCycle
8 2 (1.80%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Weka
2 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.31%) SaaS
3 3 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.80%) GitHub
4 2 (1.80%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.90%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.90%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.50%) LDAP
2 2 (1.80%) 4G
2 2 (1.80%) HTTP
2 2 (1.80%) Internet
2 2 (1.80%) 3G
3 1 (0.90%) SSL
3 1 (0.90%) Broadband
3 1 (0.90%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.42%) Relational Database
2 14 (12.61%) SQL Server
3 13 (11.71%) Big Data
4 12 (10.81%) RDBMS
5 11 (9.91%) NoSQL
6 10 (9.01%) Oracle Database
6 10 (9.01%) MySQL
6 10 (9.01%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (8.11%) Oracle ODI
8 7 (6.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (5.41%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.70%) CouchDB
10 3 (2.70%) Mahout
10 3 (2.70%) Neo4j
10 3 (2.70%) RavenDB
11 2 (1.80%) Redis
11 2 (1.80%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.90%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 37 (33.33%) JUnit
2 27 (24.32%) Maven
3 26 (23.42%) Selenium
3 26 (23.42%) Git (software)
4 23 (20.72%) WebDriver
5 22 (19.82%) Subversion
6 19 (17.12%) Jenkins
7 13 (11.71%) Hudson
7 13 (11.71%) JIRA
8 12 (10.81%) JMeter
9 9 (8.11%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (7.21%) TeamCity
10 8 (7.21%) Mercurial
11 7 (6.31%) TestNG
12 6 (5.41%) Calabash
12 6 (5.41%) Cucumber
13 4 (3.60%) SpecFlow
13 4 (3.60%) Robotium
13 4 (3.60%) CruiseControl
13 4 (3.60%) ClearCase
General
1 50 (45.05%) Finance
2 37 (33.33%) Banking
3 23 (20.72%) Investment Banking
4 7 (6.31%) Retail
5 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.70%) Publishing
6 2 (1.80%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.80%) Legal
7 1 (0.90%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 61 (54.95%) Developer
2 32 (28.83%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.71%) Web Developer
3 13 (11.71%) C++ Developer
4 10 (9.01%) Analyst
5 9 (8.11%) Support Analyst
6 8 (7.21%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.21%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (4.50%) Consultant
7 5 (4.50%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.50%) Tester
7 5 (4.50%) Java Engineer
7 5 (4.50%) Senior Java Engineer
8 4 (3.60%) Java Web Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Graduate C++ Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Graduate Java Developer
8 4 (3.60%) C++/Java Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Graduate
8 4 (3.60%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (30.63%) Hibernate
2 33 (29.73%) Spring
3 29 (26.13%) CSS
4 28 (25.23%) Grails
5 27 (24.32%) HTML
6 26 (23.42%) Web Services
7 22 (19.82%) XML
8 21 (18.92%) jQuery
9 20 (18.02%) J2EE
10 10 (9.01%) Apache Flex
10 10 (9.01%) Struts
11 9 (8.11%) DHTML
12 8 (7.21%) Ajax
13 7 (6.31%) SOAP
13 7 (6.31%) ActiveMQ
13 7 (6.31%) Velocity
13 7 (6.31%) Play Framework
14 6 (5.41%) Akka
14 6 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
14 6 (5.41%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (11.71%) Open Source
2 13 (11.71%) Market Risk
2 13 (11.71%) Fixed Income
3 11 (9.91%) Computer Science
3 11 (9.91%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.41%) Mobile Banking
4 6 (5.41%) Blog
5 5 (4.50%) Social Media
5 5 (4.50%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.60%) Derivative
7 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.80%) Swaptions
8 1 (0.90%) Clustering
8 1 (0.90%) Replication
8 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (24.32%) Linux
2 13 (11.71%) UNIX
3 6 (5.41%) Android
3 6 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.60%) Windows
5 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.80%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (41.44%) TDD
3 31 (27.93%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (24.32%) Scrum
5 26 (23.42%) BDD
6 25 (22.52%) Test Automation
6 25 (22.52%) Software Engineering
7 24 (21.62%) OO
7 24 (21.62%) MVC
8 23 (20.72%) SOA
9 18 (16.22%) DevOps
10 14 (12.61%) Data Modelling
11 13 (11.71%) Risk Management
12 12 (10.81%) Release Management
13 10 (9.01%) E-Commerce
14 9 (8.11%) ITIL
14 9 (8.11%) Stress Testing
14 9 (8.11%) Software Testing
14 9 (8.11%) Analytics
15 8 (7.21%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 94 (84.68%) Java
2 46 (41.44%) Python
2 46 (41.44%) Ruby
3 32 (28.83%) JavaScript
4 26 (23.42%) C#
5 24 (21.62%) SQL
6 20 (18.02%) C++
7 16 (14.41%) Perl
8 14 (12.61%) C
8 14 (12.61%) Scala
9 12 (10.81%) Bash Shell
10 9 (8.11%) T-SQL
11 8 (7.21%) Clojure
12 7 (6.31%) XPath
13 6 (5.41%) PHP
14 3 (2.70%) VB
14 3 (2.70%) F#
14 3 (2.70%) R
15 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.90%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (14.41%) Degree
2 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.80%) ISEB
3 1 (0.90%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.22%) QA
2 3 (2.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.90%) Varnish
1 1 (0.90%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) ZABBIX
1 6 (5.41%) Puppet
2 5 (4.50%) Nagios
3 2 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.90%) Ansible
4 1 (0.90%) logstash
4 1 (0.90%) Kibana
4 1 (0.90%) Graylog2
4 1 (0.90%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 29 (26.13%) Oracle
2 5 (4.50%) Twitter
3 4 (3.60%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.60%) Adobe
4 3 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.70%) EPiServer
4 3 (2.70%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.70%) Atomikos
5 2 (1.80%) Akamai
5 2 (1.80%) IBM
6 1 (0.90%) VMware
6 1 (0.90%) JBoss
6 1 (0.90%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.90%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.90%) Terracotta
6 1 (0.90%) New Relic
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus an
Posted: 3 days ago
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Engage PSG
Salary: £32095.36 - £48143.04 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £58000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago