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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 263 295 290
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -5
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 52 46 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.36% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.97% 0.69% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 43 44 29
Average salary £62,500 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £43,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £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
5353 6672 6402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.40% 52.84% 54.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4711 5769 5683
Average salary £55,000 £53,875 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +2.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 21 April 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 21 April 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.

1 100 (97.09%) Java
2 50 (48.54%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (46.60%) Spring
4 40 (38.83%) Linux
5 37 (35.92%) SQL
6 36 (34.95%) BDD
7 33 (32.04%) Ruby
8 32 (31.07%) TDD
8 32 (31.07%) MVC
9 28 (27.18%) Scala
10 27 (26.21%) Finance
11 25 (24.27%) Hibernate
11 25 (24.27%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (24.27%) Git (software)
12 24 (23.30%) Grails
12 24 (23.30%) Degree
13 23 (22.33%) RESTful
13 23 (22.33%) SOAP
13 23 (22.33%) Web Services
13 23 (22.33%) Python
14 22 (21.36%) HTML
14 22 (21.36%) Open Source
15 21 (20.39%) MongoDB
15 21 (20.39%) REST
15 21 (20.39%) UNIX
16 20 (19.42%) XML
16 20 (19.42%) Pair Programming
17 19 (18.45%) Maven
17 19 (18.45%) Scrum
18 18 (17.48%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 14 (13.59%) Apache
2 6 (5.83%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.83%) Node.js
2 6 (5.83%) Apache Solr
3 5 (4.85%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (4.85%) Apache ServiceMix
3 5 (4.85%) Magnolia
3 5 (4.85%) CMS
3 5 (4.85%) IIS
3 5 (4.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (3.88%) Mule
4 4 (3.88%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (3.88%) Confluence
5 3 (2.91%) GlassFish
5 3 (2.91%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.88%) SaaS
3 2 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) Internet
2 6 (5.83%) HTTP
3 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.94%) DNS
3 2 (1.94%) DSL
3 2 (1.94%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.39%) MongoDB
2 18 (17.48%) NoSQL
3 11 (10.68%) MySQL
4 8 (7.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (6.80%) SQL Server
5 7 (6.80%) Big Data
6 6 (5.83%) Hadoop
7 5 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.85%) Redis
8 4 (3.88%) Riak
9 2 (1.94%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.94%) DB2
9 2 (1.94%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.97%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 25 (24.27%) Git (software)
2 19 (18.45%) Maven
3 15 (14.56%) Jenkins
4 14 (13.59%) Spock
5 13 (12.62%) JUnit
6 12 (11.65%) TestNG
7 11 (10.68%) WebDriver
8 10 (9.71%) JIRA
8 10 (9.71%) Selenium
9 9 (8.74%) Cucumber
10 8 (7.77%) Subversion
11 7 (6.80%) Hudson
11 7 (6.80%) Mockito
12 6 (5.83%) Gradle
13 5 (4.85%) FishEye
13 5 (4.85%) DbUnit
13 5 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (4.85%) Mercurial
13 5 (4.85%) NUnit
13 5 (4.85%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (26.21%) Finance
2 17 (16.50%) Banking
3 6 (5.83%) Games
4 5 (4.85%) Retail
5 4 (3.88%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.88%) Front Office
5 4 (3.88%) Law
6 3 (2.91%) Marketing
7 2 (1.94%) Advertising
7 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (62.14%) Developer
2 56 (54.37%) Java Developer
3 14 (13.59%) Senior Developer
3 14 (13.59%) Senior Java Developer
4 13 (12.62%) Software Developer
5 11 (10.68%) Java Software Developer
6 9 (8.74%) Test Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Test Specialist
8 6 (5.83%) Tester
8 6 (5.83%) Test Automation Specialist
8 6 (5.83%) Automation Specialist
9 5 (4.85%) Lead Architect
9 5 (4.85%) Technical Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Technical Leader
9 5 (4.85%) Architect
9 5 (4.85%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Technical Architect
11 3 (2.91%) Analyst
11 3 (2.91%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (46.60%) Spring
2 25 (24.27%) Hibernate
3 24 (23.30%) Grails
4 23 (22.33%) RESTful
4 23 (22.33%) SOAP
4 23 (22.33%) Web Services
5 22 (21.36%) HTML
6 21 (20.39%) REST
7 20 (19.42%) XML
8 18 (17.48%) CSS
9 17 (16.50%) JSON
10 14 (13.59%) HTML5
10 14 (13.59%) CSS3
11 8 (7.77%) Guice
11 8 (7.77%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (6.80%) GWT
12 7 (6.80%) JMS
13 6 (5.83%) .NET
13 6 (5.83%) jQuery
13 6 (5.83%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.36%) Open Source
2 7 (6.80%) Derivative
3 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.88%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.91%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (1.94%) Blog
5 2 (1.94%) PlayStation
6 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.97%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.97%) User Experience
6 1 (0.97%) Equities
6 1 (0.97%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (38.83%) Linux
2 21 (20.39%) UNIX
3 10 (9.71%) Windows
4 2 (1.94%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (48.54%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (34.95%) BDD
3 32 (31.07%) TDD
3 32 (31.07%) MVC
4 25 (24.27%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (19.42%) Pair Programming
6 19 (18.45%) Scrum
7 15 (14.56%) Software Engineering
7 15 (14.56%) OO
8 13 (12.62%) E-Commerce
9 11 (10.68%) Regression Testing
10 10 (9.71%) Functional Programming
11 9 (8.74%) Test Automation
12 8 (7.77%) Investment Management
12 8 (7.77%) Agile Testing
12 8 (7.77%) Automation Testing
13 7 (6.80%) Risk Management
14 6 (5.83%) User Stories
14 6 (5.83%) DevOps
15 5 (4.85%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (97.09%) Java
2 37 (35.92%) SQL
3 33 (32.04%) Ruby
4 28 (27.18%) Scala
5 23 (22.33%) Python
6 18 (17.48%) JavaScript
7 13 (12.62%) C#
8 10 (9.71%) Perl
9 7 (6.80%) Shell Script
10 6 (5.83%) Clojure
11 5 (4.85%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.88%) C++
12 4 (3.88%) VBScript
13 3 (2.91%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.97%) C
14 1 (0.97%) Korn
Qualifications
1 24 (23.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.74%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.97%) Varnish
2 1 (0.97%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) Puppet
2 6 (5.83%) Ansible
3 5 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.85%) Kibana
4 3 (2.91%) StatsD
4 3 (2.91%) logstash
5 2 (1.94%) Nagios
5 2 (1.94%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.97%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (5.83%) Google
2 5 (4.85%) Oracle
2 5 (4.85%) Cognos
2 5 (4.85%) EPiServer
2 5 (4.85%) Sitecore
2 5 (4.85%) hybris
2 5 (4.85%) Demandware
3 4 (3.88%) Sybase
3 4 (3.88%) DataSynapse
3 4 (3.88%) SEEBURGER
3 4 (3.88%) TIBCO
4 3 (2.91%) New Relic
5 2 (1.94%) Percona
5 2 (1.94%) Atomikos
5 2 (1.94%) Akamai
5 2 (1.94%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.97%) VMware
6 1 (0.97%) Microsoft
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