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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 270 281 265
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 56 41 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.35% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 0.62% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 53 38 72
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £45,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
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
6214 6642 7111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.32% 56.15% 55.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5408 6005 6623
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 (83.93%) Java
2 53 (47.32%) Finance
3 50 (44.64%) TDD
4 45 (40.18%) Ruby
5 44 (39.29%) Python
6 42 (37.50%) JUnit
6 42 (37.50%) Banking
7 33 (29.46%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (28.57%) Spring
8 32 (28.57%) Hibernate
9 31 (27.68%) JavaScript
9 31 (27.68%) Oracle
9 31 (27.68%) Grails
10 30 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (26.79%) CSS
10 30 (26.79%) Relational Database
11 29 (25.89%) Selenium
12 28 (25.00%) BDD
12 28 (25.00%) Scrum
12 28 (25.00%) Web Services
12 28 (25.00%) HTML
12 28 (25.00%) SOA
13 27 (24.11%) Linux
14 26 (23.21%) C#
14 26 (23.21%) MVC
14 26 (23.21%) Test Automation
15 25 (22.32%) Maven
15 25 (22.32%) Software Engineering
15 25 (22.32%) SQL
16 23 (20.54%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 23 (20.54%) Apache
2 18 (16.07%) Tomcat
3 15 (13.39%) WebLogic
4 14 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
5 13 (11.61%) Node.js
6 12 (10.71%) Confluence
7 6 (5.36%) WordPress
8 5 (4.46%) CMS
9 3 (2.68%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (1.79%) Magnolia
10 2 (1.79%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.79%) Adobe CQ
10 2 (1.79%) FileNet
10 2 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (1.79%) LiveCycle
10 2 (1.79%) Sitefinity
10 2 (1.79%) Orchard CMS
10 2 (1.79%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.89%) GemFire
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.89%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.04%) SaaS
2 8 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.89%) Route 53
4 1 (0.89%) GitHub
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) LDAP
2 3 (2.68%) Internet
3 2 (1.79%) HTTP
4 1 (0.89%) SSL
4 1 (0.89%) Broadband
4 1 (0.89%) 3G
4 1 (0.89%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.89%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (26.79%) Relational Database
2 17 (15.18%) SQL Server
3 14 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 12 (10.71%) Big Data
4 12 (10.71%) Oracle ODI
4 12 (10.71%) Oracle Database
5 11 (9.82%) MySQL
6 10 (8.93%) NoSQL
6 10 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.36%) MongoDB
8 5 (4.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.68%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.79%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.79%) RavenDB
10 2 (1.79%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.89%) Mahout
11 1 (0.89%) Redis
11 1 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.89%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.89%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 42 (37.50%) JUnit
2 29 (25.89%) Selenium
3 25 (22.32%) Maven
4 23 (20.54%) Git (software)
4 23 (20.54%) WebDriver
5 22 (19.64%) Subversion
6 18 (16.07%) Jenkins
7 14 (12.50%) JIRA
7 14 (12.50%) JMeter
8 12 (10.71%) Hudson
9 9 (8.04%) TeamCity
9 9 (8.04%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (6.25%) TestNG
10 7 (6.25%) Calabash
10 7 (6.25%) Cucumber
11 6 (5.36%) Mercurial
12 5 (4.46%) Robotium
13 4 (3.57%) SpecFlow
13 4 (3.57%) ClearCase
13 4 (3.57%) Ant
General
1 53 (47.32%) Finance
2 42 (37.50%) Banking
3 23 (20.54%) Investment Banking
4 7 (6.25%) Retail
5 4 (3.57%) Legal
6 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.79%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.89%) Front Office
7 1 (0.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (52.68%) Developer
2 30 (26.79%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.61%) C++ Developer
4 12 (10.71%) Analyst
5 11 (9.82%) Web Developer
5 11 (9.82%) Support Analyst
6 8 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.25%) Java Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) Senior Java Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Tester
9 5 (4.46%) Consultant
9 5 (4.46%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.57%) Graduate
10 4 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (3.57%) Test Consultant
10 4 (3.57%) C++/Java Developer
10 4 (3.57%) Graduate Java Developer
10 4 (3.57%) Graduate C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 32 (28.57%) Spring
2 31 (27.68%) Grails
3 30 (26.79%) CSS
4 28 (25.00%) HTML
4 28 (25.00%) Web Services
5 22 (19.64%) XML
6 21 (18.75%) J2EE
6 21 (18.75%) jQuery
7 13 (11.61%) Struts
8 11 (9.82%) DHTML
9 9 (8.04%) Ajax
10 8 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (7.14%) Apache Flex
11 7 (6.25%) Velocity
11 7 (6.25%) SOAP
11 7 (6.25%) RESTful
12 6 (5.36%) Akka
12 6 (5.36%) Play Framework
12 6 (5.36%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (11.61%) Fixed Income
2 13 (11.61%) Market Risk
3 11 (9.82%) Open Source
3 11 (9.82%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.93%) Mobile App
5 7 (6.25%) Visualisation
5 7 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (5.36%) Blog
7 5 (4.46%) Social Media
8 4 (3.57%) Derivative
9 2 (1.79%) Economics
9 2 (1.79%) Swaptions
9 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.89%) DataPower
10 1 (0.89%) Clustering
10 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (24.11%) Linux
2 16 (14.29%) UNIX
3 7 (6.25%) Android
3 7 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.57%) Windows
5 3 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (44.64%) TDD
2 33 (29.46%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (25.00%) SOA
4 28 (25.00%) Scrum
4 28 (25.00%) BDD
5 26 (23.21%) Test Automation
5 26 (23.21%) MVC
6 25 (22.32%) Software Engineering
7 22 (19.64%) OO
8 16 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 15 (13.39%) DevOps
10 13 (11.61%) Risk Management
10 13 (11.61%) Release Management
11 11 (9.82%) ITIL
12 9 (8.04%) Software Testing
12 9 (8.04%) Stress Testing
12 9 (8.04%) Analytics
13 8 (7.14%) Web Application Development
13 8 (7.14%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 94 (83.93%) Java
2 45 (40.18%) Ruby
3 44 (39.29%) Python
4 31 (27.68%) JavaScript
5 26 (23.21%) C#
6 25 (22.32%) SQL
7 19 (16.96%) C++
8 16 (14.29%) Perl
9 14 (12.50%) C
9 14 (12.50%) Scala
10 11 (9.82%) T-SQL
11 10 (8.93%) Bash Shell
12 8 (7.14%) Clojure
13 7 (6.25%) XPath
14 6 (5.36%) PHP
15 2 (1.79%) VB
15 2 (1.79%) VBA
15 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.79%) F#
16 1 (0.89%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (1.79%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.79%) ISEB
3 1 (0.89%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.96%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) ZABBIX
2 5 (4.46%) Nagios
3 2 (1.79%) Puppet
4 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.89%) Ansible
4 1 (0.89%) logstash
4 1 (0.89%) Kibana
4 1 (0.89%) Graylog2
4 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (27.68%) Oracle
2 4 (3.57%) Adobe
2 4 (3.57%) Twitter
3 3 (2.68%) Atomikos
3 3 (2.68%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.79%) IBM
4 2 (1.79%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.79%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.79%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.79%) Akamai
5 1 (0.89%) New Relic
5 1 (0.89%) Terracotta
5 1 (0.89%) JBoss
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