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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 257 285 291
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +6
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 52 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% 0.58% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 48 26 26
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £43,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
5148 5681 5833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.53% 53.89% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4557 4918 5303
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 2 March 2015.

Groovy Salary Histogram in the City of London

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 90 (95.74%) Java
2 50 (53.19%) Spring
3 49 (52.13%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (39.36%) MVC
4 37 (39.36%) SQL
4 37 (39.36%) Linux
5 32 (34.04%) Ruby
6 28 (29.79%) Hibernate
7 27 (28.72%) BDD
8 26 (27.66%) Scala
8 26 (27.66%) TDD
9 25 (26.60%) Git (software)
10 24 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (25.53%) CSS
10 24 (25.53%) SOAP
10 24 (25.53%) HTML
11 23 (24.47%) JavaScript
11 23 (24.47%) XML
11 23 (24.47%) Python
12 22 (23.40%) Web Services
12 22 (23.40%) Finance
12 22 (23.40%) RESTful
13 21 (22.34%) Degree
13 21 (22.34%) MongoDB
13 21 (22.34%) REST
14 20 (21.28%) NoSQL
14 20 (21.28%) Open Source
14 20 (21.28%) Maven
15 19 (20.21%) Scrum
15 19 (20.21%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 12 (12.77%) Apache Solr
2 10 (10.64%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.57%) Apache
3 9 (9.57%) Node.js
4 7 (7.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (7.45%) CMS
4 7 (7.45%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (7.45%) Magnolia
5 5 (5.32%) Apache ServiceMix
5 5 (5.32%) Oracle Coherence
5 5 (5.32%) GlassFish
5 5 (5.32%) Confluence
6 4 (4.26%) nginx
6 4 (4.26%) Mule
6 4 (4.26%) IIS
7 3 (3.19%) WebLogic
7 3 (3.19%) Umbraco
7 3 (3.19%) Sitefinity
7 3 (3.19%) Orchard CMS
7 3 (3.19%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.19%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.96%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.26%) SaaS
3 2 (2.13%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) HTTP
1 5 (5.32%) Internet
2 2 (2.13%) 3G
2 2 (2.13%) 4G
3 1 (1.06%) Broadband
3 1 (1.06%) DSL
3 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.34%) MongoDB
2 20 (21.28%) NoSQL
3 12 (12.77%) MySQL
4 9 (9.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (9.57%) Big Data
5 6 (6.38%) Redis
5 6 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.26%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.26%) Riak
7 3 (3.19%) Neo4j
7 3 (3.19%) Mahout
7 3 (3.19%) RavenDB
7 3 (3.19%) CouchDB
7 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.13%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.13%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 25 (26.60%) Git (software)
2 20 (21.28%) Maven
3 17 (18.09%) Jenkins
4 12 (12.77%) Spock
4 12 (12.77%) Hudson
4 12 (12.77%) WebDriver
4 12 (12.77%) Subversion
5 11 (11.70%) Selenium
6 10 (10.64%) TestNG
7 9 (9.57%) JUnit
8 6 (6.38%) JIRA
8 6 (6.38%) Mockito
9 5 (5.32%) DbUnit
9 5 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (5.32%) Mercurial
9 5 (5.32%) Cucumber
10 4 (4.26%) TeamCity
10 4 (4.26%) JMeter
10 4 (4.26%) Gradle
11 3 (3.19%) Liquibase
General
1 22 (23.40%) Finance
2 16 (17.02%) Banking
3 5 (5.32%) Investment Banking
3 5 (5.32%) Front Office
3 5 (5.32%) Publishing
4 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.19%) Retail
6 2 (2.13%) Games
6 2 (2.13%) Advertising
7 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.06%) Law
7 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (61.70%) Developer
2 52 (55.32%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.89%) Senior Java Developer
3 14 (14.89%) Senior Developer
3 14 (14.89%) Software Developer
4 13 (13.83%) Java Software Developer
5 8 (8.51%) Test Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.32%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Lead Architect
8 4 (4.26%) Test Automation Specialist
8 4 (4.26%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.26%) Technical Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Automation Specialist
8 4 (4.26%) Test Specialist
8 4 (4.26%) Architect
8 4 (4.26%) Tester
8 4 (4.26%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (53.19%) Spring
2 28 (29.79%) Hibernate
3 24 (25.53%) HTML
3 24 (25.53%) CSS
3 24 (25.53%) SOAP
4 23 (24.47%) XML
5 22 (23.40%) Web Services
5 22 (23.40%) RESTful
6 21 (22.34%) REST
7 19 (20.21%) Grails
7 19 (20.21%) JSON
8 12 (12.77%) jQuery
8 12 (12.77%) CSS3
8 12 (12.77%) HTML5
9 9 (9.57%) AngularJS
9 9 (9.57%) .NET
10 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET
10 7 (7.45%) JMS
10 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.28%) Open Source
2 7 (7.45%) Derivative
3 5 (5.32%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.19%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.13%) Replication
5 2 (2.13%) Equities
5 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.06%) User Experience
6 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 37 (39.36%) Linux
2 17 (18.09%) UNIX
3 8 (8.51%) Windows
4 2 (2.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.13%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (39.36%) MVC
3 27 (28.72%) BDD
4 26 (27.66%) TDD
5 24 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (20.21%) Scrum
7 17 (18.09%) Pair Programming
8 16 (17.02%) OO
8 16 (17.02%) E-Commerce
9 14 (14.89%) DevOps
10 13 (13.83%) Software Engineering
11 10 (10.64%) Regression Testing
12 8 (8.51%) Risk Management
12 8 (8.51%) Agile Testing
12 8 (8.51%) Investment Management
12 8 (8.51%) Test Automation
13 7 (7.45%) B2B
13 7 (7.45%) Configuration Management
13 7 (7.45%) Line Management
14 6 (6.38%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 90 (95.74%) Java
2 37 (39.36%) SQL
3 32 (34.04%) Ruby
4 26 (27.66%) Scala
5 23 (24.47%) Python
5 23 (24.47%) JavaScript
6 15 (15.96%) C#
7 9 (9.57%) Perl
8 7 (7.45%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.26%) Clojure
9 4 (4.26%) VBScript
10 3 (3.19%) VB
10 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.19%) R
10 3 (3.19%) F#
11 2 (2.13%) C++
12 1 (1.06%) C
12 1 (1.06%) Korn
Qualifications
1 21 (22.34%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.13%) Varnish
1 2 (2.13%) VirtualBox
1 2 (2.13%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 13 (13.83%) Puppet
2 7 (7.45%) Kibana
3 5 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.32%) StatsD
3 5 (5.32%) Ansible
3 5 (5.32%) logstash
4 2 (2.13%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.13%) Nagios
4 2 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (7.45%) EPiServer
1 7 (7.45%) Sitecore
2 6 (6.38%) Google
3 5 (5.32%) DataSynapse
3 5 (5.32%) New Relic
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle
4 4 (4.26%) Sybase
4 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.26%) TIBCO
4 4 (4.26%) hybris
4 4 (4.26%) SEEBURGER
4 4 (4.26%) Demandware
5 3 (3.19%) Twitter
6 2 (2.13%) Atomikos
6 2 (2.13%) Percona
6 2 (2.13%) TOWER Software
6 2 (2.13%) VMware
7 1 (1.06%) Akamai
City, London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable D.O.E
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
PCR
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + stock equity
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent package & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus package (healthcare, pension, e
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago