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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 271 313 285
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -28
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 43 29 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.77% 0.43% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 38
Average salary £65,000 £46,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.78% -19.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £56,500 £66,500
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
5564 6698 5987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.54% 55.10% 51.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4969 5880 5574
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 83 (84.69%) Java
2 45 (45.92%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (43.88%) Spring
4 37 (37.76%) Hibernate
4 37 (37.76%) Python
5 36 (36.73%) Finance
6 30 (30.61%) Maven
6 30 (30.61%) Ruby
7 29 (29.59%) JavaScript
8 28 (28.57%) Linux
9 25 (25.51%) SQL
9 25 (25.51%) Banking
10 24 (24.49%) TDD
10 24 (24.49%) MVC
11 23 (23.47%) Grails
12 22 (22.45%) CSS
13 20 (20.41%) Subversion
13 20 (20.41%) DevOps
14 19 (19.39%) Git (software)
14 19 (19.39%) C#
15 18 (18.37%) Apache
15 18 (18.37%) Investment Banking
15 18 (18.37%) Degree
15 18 (18.37%) jQuery
16 17 (17.35%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (17.35%) Jenkins
16 17 (17.35%) Tomcat
16 17 (17.35%) HTML
16 17 (17.35%) Oracle
16 17 (17.35%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (18.37%) Apache
2 17 (17.35%) Tomcat
3 15 (15.31%) Oracle Coherence
4 13 (13.27%) Confluence
5 12 (12.24%) Node.js
6 10 (10.20%) WebLogic
7 9 (9.18%) Apache Solr
8 8 (8.16%) CMS
9 7 (7.14%) Apache ServiceMix
10 6 (6.12%) WordPress
11 5 (5.10%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (5.10%) Sitefinity
11 5 (5.10%) Orchard CMS
11 5 (5.10%) NServiceBus
11 5 (5.10%) GlassFish
11 5 (5.10%) Umbraco
11 5 (5.10%) Magnolia
12 2 (2.04%) Adobe CQ
13 1 (1.02%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.04%) GitHub
3 2 (2.04%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.02%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.02%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) LDAP
2 3 (3.06%) 3G
2 3 (3.06%) 4G
3 1 (1.02%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.18%) MySQL
1 9 (9.18%) Relational Database
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (6.12%) MongoDB
2 6 (6.12%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.10%) RavenDB
3 5 (5.10%) CouchDB
3 5 (5.10%) Neo4j
3 5 (5.10%) Big Data
4 4 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.06%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.06%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.06%) Mahout
6 2 (2.04%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.02%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (30.61%) Maven
2 20 (20.41%) Subversion
3 19 (19.39%) Git (software)
4 17 (17.35%) Jenkins
5 15 (15.31%) Selenium
5 15 (15.31%) JUnit
6 14 (14.29%) JIRA
7 11 (11.22%) WebDriver
8 10 (10.20%) Hudson
9 9 (9.18%) Mercurial
9 9 (9.18%) TestNG
10 7 (7.14%) DbUnit
10 7 (7.14%) Mockito
11 6 (6.12%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (5.10%) JMeter
12 5 (5.10%) Cucumber
13 4 (4.08%) Ant
13 4 (4.08%) ClearCase
13 4 (4.08%) SpecFlow
14 3 (3.06%) Gradle
General
1 36 (36.73%) Finance
2 25 (25.51%) Banking
3 18 (18.37%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.10%) Retail
4 5 (5.10%) Publishing
4 5 (5.10%) Front Office
5 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.04%) Legal
7 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 59 (60.20%) Developer
2 40 (40.82%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.24%) Web Developer
4 10 (10.20%) C++ Developer
5 9 (9.18%) Software Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.08%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (4.08%) Test Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Test Consultant
8 4 (4.08%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.08%) Consultant
8 4 (4.08%) Development Manager
8 4 (4.08%) Graduate
8 4 (4.08%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (43.88%) Spring
2 37 (37.76%) Hibernate
3 23 (23.47%) Grails
4 22 (22.45%) CSS
5 18 (18.37%) jQuery
6 17 (17.35%) HTML
6 17 (17.35%) XML
7 16 (16.33%) Web Services
8 13 (13.27%) SOAP
9 12 (12.24%) Apache Flex
10 10 (10.20%) REST
11 8 (8.16%) Ajax
12 7 (7.14%) .NET
12 7 (7.14%) J2EE
12 7 (7.14%) RESTful
12 7 (7.14%) GWT
12 7 (7.14%) JSON
12 7 (7.14%) Velocity
13 6 (6.12%) AngularJS
14 5 (5.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.31%) Fixed Income
2 11 (11.22%) Open Source
3 10 (10.20%) Market Risk
4 9 (9.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (7.14%) Derivative
6 6 (6.12%) Computer Science
6 6 (6.12%) Blog
7 5 (5.10%) Social Media
8 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.06%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (2.04%) Swaptions
9 2 (2.04%) Equities
9 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.04%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.02%) Replication
10 1 (1.02%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.57%) Linux
2 13 (13.27%) UNIX
3 7 (7.14%) Windows
4 3 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.04%) Solaris
6 1 (1.02%) Android
6 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.92%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.49%) TDD
2 24 (24.49%) MVC
3 20 (20.41%) DevOps
4 17 (17.35%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (16.33%) BDD
5 16 (16.33%) Software Engineering
6 15 (15.31%) OO
7 13 (13.27%) E-Commerce
7 13 (13.27%) Scrum
8 12 (12.24%) Risk Management
9 11 (11.22%) Test Automation
10 10 (10.20%) Pair Programming
11 8 (8.16%) Web Development
12 7 (7.14%) SOA
12 7 (7.14%) Configuration Management
13 6 (6.12%) Software Testing
13 6 (6.12%) Release Management
13 6 (6.12%) Stress Testing
13 6 (6.12%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 83 (84.69%) Java
2 37 (37.76%) Python
3 30 (30.61%) Ruby
4 29 (29.59%) JavaScript
5 25 (25.51%) SQL
6 19 (19.39%) C#
7 15 (15.31%) Scala
8 14 (14.29%) Bash Shell
9 13 (13.27%) C++
10 12 (12.24%) Perl
11 11 (11.22%) C
12 6 (6.12%) Clojure
12 6 (6.12%) PHP
13 5 (5.10%) VB
13 5 (5.10%) F#
14 3 (3.06%) R
14 3 (3.06%) T-SQL
15 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
15 1 (1.02%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (18.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) QA
2 5 (5.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.02%) Varnish
1 1 (1.02%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (9.18%) Puppet
2 6 (6.12%) ZABBIX
3 5 (5.10%) Nagios
3 5 (5.10%) logstash
3 5 (5.10%) Kibana
4 4 (4.08%) StatsD
5 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.04%) Ansible
7 1 (1.02%) Graylog2
7 1 (1.02%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (17.35%) Oracle
2 5 (5.10%) DataSynapse
2 5 (5.10%) EPiServer
2 5 (5.10%) Sitecore
2 5 (5.10%) Twitter
2 5 (5.10%) New Relic
3 4 (4.08%) Google
3 4 (4.08%) Atomikos
3 4 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.06%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.06%) AccuRev
5 2 (2.04%) Akamai
5 2 (2.04%) Adobe
6 1 (1.02%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.02%) VMware
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: 5 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Pension + Discounts + Many More
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent 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