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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 270 302 286
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -16
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 36 34 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.28% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 0.51% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 50
Average salary £60,000 £46,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -19.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.33%
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
5724 6704 6392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 51.82% 55.30% 53.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5075 5936 5961
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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 81 (85.26%) Java
2 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (42.11%) Python
4 39 (41.05%) Finance
5 34 (35.79%) Hibernate
5 34 (35.79%) Spring
5 34 (35.79%) Ruby
6 28 (29.47%) JavaScript
7 27 (28.42%) Linux
7 27 (28.42%) TDD
8 26 (27.37%) Maven
9 25 (26.32%) Banking
10 23 (24.21%) SQL
10 23 (24.21%) Grails
11 22 (23.16%) JUnit
11 22 (23.16%) C#
12 21 (22.11%) OO
12 21 (22.11%) Selenium
12 21 (22.11%) Subversion
13 20 (21.05%) Investment Banking
13 20 (21.05%) Git (software)
13 20 (21.05%) Oracle
13 20 (21.05%) CSS
13 20 (21.05%) DevOps
14 19 (20.00%) XML
15 18 (18.95%) Apache
15 18 (18.95%) MVC
15 18 (18.95%) jQuery
15 18 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (17.89%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (18.95%) Apache
2 15 (15.79%) Tomcat
3 14 (14.74%) Oracle Coherence
3 14 (14.74%) Node.js
4 13 (13.68%) Confluence
5 12 (12.63%) WebLogic
6 8 (8.42%) CMS
7 6 (6.32%) Apache Solr
7 6 (6.32%) WordPress
8 5 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (5.26%) Umbraco
8 5 (5.26%) Magnolia
8 5 (5.26%) Sitefinity
8 5 (5.26%) Orchard CMS
8 5 (5.26%) NServiceBus
9 3 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (3.16%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (3.16%) GlassFish
10 2 (2.11%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (1.05%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Weka
2 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.11%) GitHub
3 2 (2.11%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.05%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.05%) SaaS
4 1 (1.05%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) LDAP
2 3 (3.16%) 3G
2 3 (3.16%) 4G
3 1 (1.05%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.68%) Relational Database
2 9 (9.47%) NoSQL
2 9 (9.47%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.42%) Big Data
4 7 (7.37%) MySQL
4 7 (7.37%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (5.26%) CouchDB
6 5 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 5 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (5.26%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.26%) RavenDB
6 5 (5.26%) Neo4j
7 3 (3.16%) Mahout
8 2 (2.11%) Redis
8 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 26 (27.37%) Maven
2 22 (23.16%) JUnit
3 21 (22.11%) Subversion
3 21 (22.11%) Selenium
4 20 (21.05%) Git (software)
5 17 (17.89%) WebDriver
6 16 (16.84%) Jenkins
7 14 (14.74%) JIRA
8 12 (12.63%) Hudson
9 9 (9.47%) Mercurial
9 9 (9.47%) JMeter
10 7 (7.37%) TestNG
11 6 (6.32%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (6.32%) Cucumber
12 5 (5.26%) Ant
13 4 (4.21%) ClearCase
13 4 (4.21%) SpecFlow
14 3 (3.16%) Gradle
14 3 (3.16%) Calabash
14 3 (3.16%) DbUnit
General
1 39 (41.05%) Finance
2 25 (26.32%) Banking
3 20 (21.05%) Investment Banking
4 7 (7.37%) Retail
5 4 (4.21%) Publishing
5 4 (4.21%) Front Office
5 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.11%) Legal
6 2 (2.11%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 54 (56.84%) Developer
2 32 (33.68%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.63%) Web Developer
4 10 (10.53%) C++ Developer
5 6 (6.32%) Senior Developer
5 6 (6.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (5.26%) Analyst
6 5 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.26%) Tester
7 4 (4.21%) Graduate
7 4 (4.21%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.21%) Consultant
7 4 (4.21%) Development Manager
7 4 (4.21%) Team Leader
7 4 (4.21%) Development Team Leader
7 4 (4.21%) Test Consultant
7 4 (4.21%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (4.21%) .NET Team Leader
7 4 (4.21%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (35.79%) Hibernate
1 34 (35.79%) Spring
2 23 (24.21%) Grails
3 20 (21.05%) CSS
4 19 (20.00%) XML
5 18 (18.95%) jQuery
6 17 (17.89%) Web Services
7 15 (15.79%) HTML
8 12 (12.63%) J2EE
9 11 (11.58%) Apache Flex
10 10 (10.53%) SOAP
11 9 (9.47%) REST
12 8 (8.42%) Ajax
13 7 (7.37%) Velocity
14 6 (6.32%) .NET
14 6 (6.32%) AngularJS
14 6 (6.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (5.26%) NancyFx
15 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.74%) Fixed Income
2 12 (12.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (12.63%) Open Source
3 10 (10.53%) Market Risk
4 9 (9.47%) Computer Science
5 7 (7.37%) Derivative
5 7 (7.37%) Mobile App
6 6 (6.32%) Blog
7 5 (5.26%) Social Media
8 3 (3.16%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.16%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (2.11%) Swaptions
10 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.05%) Replication
10 1 (1.05%) Clustering
10 1 (1.05%) Equities
10 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.42%) Linux
2 13 (13.68%) UNIX
3 5 (5.26%) Windows
4 3 (3.16%) Android
4 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.16%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (28.42%) TDD
3 21 (22.11%) OO
4 20 (21.05%) DevOps
5 18 (18.95%) MVC
5 18 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (17.89%) Scrum
6 17 (17.89%) Test Automation
7 16 (16.84%) BDD
7 16 (16.84%) Software Engineering
8 14 (14.74%) E-Commerce
9 12 (12.63%) SOA
10 9 (9.47%) Risk Management
10 9 (9.47%) Release Management
11 8 (8.42%) Web Development
11 8 (8.42%) Pair Programming
11 8 (8.42%) Configuration Management
12 7 (7.37%) Data Modelling
12 7 (7.37%) Web Application Development
13 6 (6.32%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 81 (85.26%) Java
2 40 (42.11%) Python
3 34 (35.79%) Ruby
4 28 (29.47%) JavaScript
5 23 (24.21%) SQL
6 22 (23.16%) C#
7 15 (15.79%) C++
8 14 (14.74%) Bash Shell
9 13 (13.68%) Perl
9 13 (13.68%) Scala
10 11 (11.58%) C
11 7 (7.37%) Clojure
12 6 (6.32%) PHP
13 5 (5.26%) T-SQL
13 5 (5.26%) VB
13 5 (5.26%) F#
14 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
14 3 (3.16%) R
15 2 (2.11%) XPath
16 1 (1.05%) Korn
Qualifications
1 16 (16.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.05%) ISEB
2 1 (1.05%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.05%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.58%) QA
2 4 (4.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.05%) Varnish
1 1 (1.05%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (8.42%) Puppet
2 6 (6.32%) ZABBIX
3 5 (5.26%) Nagios
4 3 (3.16%) logstash
4 3 (3.16%) Kibana
5 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.11%) StatsD
6 1 (1.05%) Ansible
6 1 (1.05%) Graylog2
6 1 (1.05%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 20 (21.05%) Oracle
2 6 (6.32%) Twitter
3 5 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.26%) EPiServer
3 5 (5.26%) Sitecore
4 4 (4.21%) DataSynapse
5 3 (3.16%) Atomikos
5 3 (3.16%) New Relic
5 3 (3.16%) AccuRev
5 3 (3.16%) Adobe
5 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.11%) Akamai
7 1 (1.05%) VMware
7 1 (1.05%) IBM
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: £dependng on exp
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Pension + Discounts + Many More
Posted: 23 days ago