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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 230 273 283
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +10
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 73 55 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.75% 0.47% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% 0.90% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 63 52 38
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,275 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
5234 6139 6642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.10% 52.33% 56.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4566 5340 6006
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,200 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

1 111 (88.80%) Java
2 76 (60.80%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
4 56 (44.80%) Python
5 48 (38.40%) Git (software)
6 45 (36.00%) Jenkins
7 42 (33.60%) TDD
7 42 (33.60%) Cucumber
8 40 (32.00%) BDD
9 39 (31.20%) Grails
10 35 (28.00%) Finance
11 34 (27.20%) Scrum
12 33 (26.40%) Test Automation
13 32 (25.60%) Linux
14 30 (24.00%) WebDriver
15 29 (23.20%) OO
16 27 (21.60%) Ruby
17 25 (20.00%) C#
18 24 (19.20%) Maven
18 24 (19.20%) Continuous Delivery
19 23 (18.40%) JUnit
20 22 (17.60%) Amazon AWS
20 22 (17.60%) Puppet
20 22 (17.60%) Ansible
21 21 (16.80%) MySQL
21 21 (16.80%) JavaScript
21 21 (16.80%) NUnit
22 20 (16.00%) Selenium
22 20 (16.00%) DevOps
23 19 (15.20%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (15.20%) Apache
2 10 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (8.00%) Node.js
3 6 (4.80%) nginx
4 4 (3.20%) Jetty
5 2 (1.60%) Confluence
6 1 (0.80%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.80%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.80%) CMS
6 1 (0.80%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.60%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (10.40%) IaaS
3 7 (5.60%) SaaS
4 4 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.20%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.80%) Internet
2 2 (1.60%) DSL
2 2 (1.60%) Broadband
2 2 (1.60%) HTTP
2 2 (1.60%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.60%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.80%) MySQL
2 16 (12.80%) NoSQL
3 14 (11.20%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.60%) Big Data
5 6 (4.80%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.20%) Redis
7 4 (3.20%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.20%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.60%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.60%) DB2
8 2 (1.60%) QlikView
8 2 (1.60%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.80%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 48 (38.40%) Git (software)
2 45 (36.00%) Jenkins
3 42 (33.60%) Cucumber
4 30 (24.00%) WebDriver
5 24 (19.20%) Maven
6 23 (18.40%) JUnit
7 21 (16.80%) NUnit
8 20 (16.00%) Selenium
9 13 (10.40%) FitNesse
10 10 (8.00%) Gradle
11 9 (7.20%) Mercurial
12 8 (6.40%) Mockito
13 7 (5.60%) JIRA
13 7 (5.60%) SoapUI
13 7 (5.60%) Spock
14 6 (4.80%) TeamCity
14 6 (4.80%) Hudson
14 6 (4.80%) Subversion
14 6 (4.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 5 (4.00%) ERwin
General
1 35 (28.00%) Finance
2 8 (6.40%) Banking
3 7 (5.60%) Games
4 6 (4.80%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.40%) Marketing
5 3 (2.40%) Law
6 2 (1.60%) Advertising
6 2 (1.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (54.40%) Developer
2 43 (34.40%) Java Developer
3 18 (14.40%) Test Engineer
4 15 (12.00%) Automation Engineer
4 15 (12.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 13 (10.40%) AWS Developer
6 12 (9.60%) Senior Developer
7 10 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (7.20%) Tester
9 8 (6.40%) Test Specialist
9 8 (6.40%) Automation Specialist
9 8 (6.40%) Test Automation Specialist
10 6 (4.80%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
10 6 (4.80%) Technical Tester
11 5 (4.00%) Analyst
11 5 (4.00%) Test Analyst
11 5 (4.00%) Administrator
11 5 (4.00%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (31.20%) Grails
2 17 (13.60%) Spring
3 15 (12.00%) Sensu
4 14 (11.20%) AngularJS
4 14 (11.20%) HTML
4 14 (11.20%) CSS
5 13 (10.40%) Hibernate
6 10 (8.00%) jQuery
6 10 (8.00%) CSS3
7 9 (7.20%) HTML5
7 9 (7.20%) XML
8 6 (4.80%) Web Services
8 6 (4.80%) Apache Cordova
9 5 (4.00%) REST
9 5 (4.00%) React
9 5 (4.00%) Swing
9 5 (4.00%) SOAP
9 5 (4.00%) JSON
10 4 (3.20%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (3.20%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.60%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.80%) Blog
2 6 (4.80%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.20%) Replication
4 4 (3.20%) Semantic Web
5 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.60%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.80%) User Experience
7 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.60%) Linux
2 19 (15.20%) UNIX
3 14 (11.20%) Ubuntu
4 8 (6.40%) Android
5 7 (5.60%) Apple iOS
6 5 (4.00%) Windows
7 2 (1.60%) Debian
8 1 (0.80%) Fedora
8 1 (0.80%) CentOS
8 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (60.80%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
3 42 (33.60%) TDD
4 40 (32.00%) BDD
5 34 (27.20%) Scrum
6 33 (26.40%) Test Automation
7 29 (23.20%) OO
8 24 (19.20%) Continuous Delivery
9 20 (16.00%) DevOps
10 19 (15.20%) E-Commerce
11 18 (14.40%) Open Source
12 16 (12.80%) Pair Programming
13 15 (12.00%) Kanban
14 14 (11.20%) Web Development
14 14 (11.20%) Asset Management
15 13 (10.40%) Software Engineering
15 13 (10.40%) ATDD
16 12 (9.60%) Mentoring
17 10 (8.00%) MVC
17 10 (8.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (88.80%) Java
2 56 (44.80%) Python
3 27 (21.60%) Ruby
4 25 (20.00%) C#
5 21 (16.80%) JavaScript
6 19 (15.20%) Perl
7 17 (13.60%) Bash Shell
8 16 (12.80%) SQL
9 13 (10.40%) Bourne shell
10 11 (8.80%) Scala
11 6 (4.80%) Objective-C
11 6 (4.80%) C++
11 6 (4.80%) Apple Swift
12 5 (4.00%) PL/SQL
12 5 (4.00%) Shell Script
13 4 (3.20%) Go
14 3 (2.40%) PHP
15 2 (1.60%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 10 (8.00%) Degree
2 4 (3.20%) OCP
2 4 (3.20%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.80%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.80%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.40%) QA
System Software
1 17 (13.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.20%) Varnish
2 4 (3.20%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (17.60%) Puppet
1 22 (17.60%) Ansible
2 17 (13.60%) Vagrant
3 13 (10.40%) Nagios
3 13 (10.40%) ZABBIX
4 7 (5.60%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.20%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 17 (13.60%) VMware
2 11 (8.80%) Oracle
3 5 (4.00%) Cognos
4 2 (1.60%) Akamai
4 2 (1.60%) Percona
5 1 (0.80%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.80%) Demandware
5 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.80%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.80%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.80%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.80%) hybris
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