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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 257 290 289
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -1
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 53 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 0.43% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 50 16 23
Average salary £63,750 £56,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £43,750 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
5072 5637 5728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.27% 54.37% 52.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4558 4894 5263
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 84 (94.38%) Java
2 48 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (50.56%) Spring
4 35 (39.33%) SQL
5 34 (38.20%) Linux
6 33 (37.08%) MVC
7 30 (33.71%) Hibernate
8 29 (32.58%) Ruby
9 28 (31.46%) Python
10 26 (29.21%) Finance
11 25 (28.09%) Maven
12 23 (25.84%) CSS
13 22 (24.72%) TDD
13 22 (24.72%) Degree
13 22 (24.72%) Git (software)
14 20 (22.47%) Scala
14 20 (22.47%) BDD
14 20 (22.47%) Jenkins
15 19 (21.35%) Scrum
15 19 (21.35%) UNIX
15 19 (21.35%) XML
15 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
15 19 (21.35%) HTML
16 18 (20.22%) SOAP
16 18 (20.22%) Grails
17 17 (19.10%) RESTful
17 17 (19.10%) OO
18 16 (17.98%) Web Services
18 16 (17.98%) C#
18 16 (17.98%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (13.48%) Apache Solr
2 11 (12.36%) Tomcat
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle Coherence
3 8 (8.99%) Node.js
3 8 (8.99%) Apache ServiceMix
4 7 (7.87%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (6.74%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (6.74%) Confluence
5 6 (6.74%) WebLogic
5 6 (6.74%) Apache
5 6 (6.74%) CMS
5 6 (6.74%) Magnolia
6 5 (5.62%) Sitefinity
6 5 (5.62%) Orchard CMS
6 5 (5.62%) NServiceBus
6 5 (5.62%) Umbraco
6 5 (5.62%) GlassFish
7 4 (4.49%) nginx
8 3 (3.37%) Mule
9 1 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.37%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.37%) SaaS
3 2 (2.25%) GitHub
3 2 (2.25%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) HTTP
2 3 (3.37%) 3G
2 3 (3.37%) 4G
3 2 (2.25%) Internet
4 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.12%) DNS
4 1 (1.12%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.98%) NoSQL
2 13 (14.61%) MySQL
3 12 (13.48%) MongoDB
4 9 (10.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (6.74%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (6.74%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.74%) Big Data
6 5 (5.62%) RavenDB
6 5 (5.62%) Redis
6 5 (5.62%) Neo4j
6 5 (5.62%) CouchDB
7 4 (4.49%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.37%) Mahout
8 3 (3.37%) Riak
9 2 (2.25%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.25%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 25 (28.09%) Maven
2 22 (24.72%) Git (software)
3 20 (22.47%) Jenkins
4 13 (14.61%) WebDriver
5 12 (13.48%) Selenium
5 12 (13.48%) TestNG
5 12 (13.48%) Hudson
5 12 (13.48%) Subversion
6 8 (8.99%) DbUnit
6 8 (8.99%) Mockito
7 7 (7.87%) Spock
7 7 (7.87%) JUnit
7 7 (7.87%) JIRA
8 5 (5.62%) Mercurial
8 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (4.49%) TeamCity
9 4 (4.49%) JMeter
9 4 (4.49%) Gradle
10 3 (3.37%) Liquibase
10 3 (3.37%) ClearCase
General
1 26 (29.21%) Finance
2 16 (17.98%) Banking
3 6 (6.74%) Investment Banking
3 6 (6.74%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.62%) Publishing
4 5 (5.62%) Front Office
5 2 (2.25%) Retail
5 2 (2.25%) Advertising
6 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 53 (59.55%) Developer
2 49 (55.06%) Java Developer
3 14 (15.73%) Software Developer
4 13 (14.61%) Senior Java Developer
4 13 (14.61%) Senior Developer
4 13 (14.61%) Java Software Developer
5 8 (8.99%) Test Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Team Leader
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 4 (4.49%) .NET Team Leader
9 4 (4.49%) Tester
9 4 (4.49%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (4.49%) Development Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Front Office Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.37%) C++ Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (50.56%) Spring
2 30 (33.71%) Hibernate
3 23 (25.84%) CSS
4 19 (21.35%) XML
4 19 (21.35%) HTML
5 18 (20.22%) SOAP
5 18 (20.22%) Grails
6 17 (19.10%) RESTful
7 16 (17.98%) Web Services
8 14 (15.73%) REST
9 13 (14.61%) jQuery
10 12 (13.48%) JSON
11 9 (10.11%) Guice
12 8 (8.99%) GWT
12 8 (8.99%) .NET
12 8 (8.99%) AngularJS
13 7 (7.87%) JMS
13 7 (7.87%) CSS3
13 7 (7.87%) HTML5
14 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Open Source
2 8 (8.99%) Fixed Income
3 7 (7.87%) Derivative
4 5 (5.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.37%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 3 (3.37%) Market Risk
7 2 (2.25%) Equities
7 2 (2.25%) Replication
7 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.12%) User Experience
8 1 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 34 (38.20%) Linux
2 19 (21.35%) UNIX
3 9 (10.11%) Windows
4 2 (2.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.08%) MVC
3 22 (24.72%) TDD
4 20 (22.47%) BDD
5 19 (21.35%) Scrum
6 17 (19.10%) OO
7 16 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (16.85%) DevOps
9 14 (15.73%) E-Commerce
10 13 (14.61%) Pair Programming
10 13 (14.61%) Software Engineering
11 10 (11.24%) Regression Testing
12 8 (8.99%) Investment Management
12 8 (8.99%) Agile Testing
12 8 (8.99%) B2B
12 8 (8.99%) Configuration Management
12 8 (8.99%) Risk Management
13 7 (7.87%) Multithreading
13 7 (7.87%) Test Automation
14 6 (6.74%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 84 (94.38%) Java
2 35 (39.33%) SQL
3 29 (32.58%) Ruby
4 28 (31.46%) Python
5 20 (22.47%) Scala
6 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
7 16 (17.98%) C#
8 9 (10.11%) Perl
9 8 (8.99%) Bash Shell
10 6 (6.74%) C++
11 5 (5.62%) VB
11 5 (5.62%) F#
12 4 (4.49%) Clojure
13 3 (3.37%) Shell Script
13 3 (3.37%) R
14 1 (1.12%) VBScript
14 1 (1.12%) C
14 1 (1.12%) PHP
14 1 (1.12%) Korn
Qualifications
1 22 (24.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.49%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.25%) VirtualBox
1 2 (2.25%) Apache Flume
1 2 (2.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (14.61%) Puppet
2 7 (7.87%) Kibana
3 5 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.62%) StatsD
3 5 (5.62%) Ansible
3 5 (5.62%) logstash
4 3 (3.37%) Nagios
4 3 (3.37%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle
2 6 (6.74%) EPiServer
2 6 (6.74%) Sitecore
2 6 (6.74%) Google
3 5 (5.62%) New Relic
3 5 (5.62%) Atomikos
3 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.62%) Twitter
3 5 (5.62%) DataSynapse
4 3 (3.37%) TIBCO
4 3 (3.37%) AccuRev
4 3 (3.37%) SEEBURGER
5 2 (2.25%) Percona
5 2 (2.25%) TOWER Software
5 2 (2.25%) VMware
6 1 (1.12%) Adobe
6 1 (1.12%) Sybase
6 1 (1.12%) hybris
6 1 (1.12%) Demandware
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TD Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus package (healthcare, pension, e
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package & benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago