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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 225 263 295
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +32
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 40 55 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 0.53% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.11% 1.08% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 38 51 18
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
3617 5095 5762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.19% 49.06% 54.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3238 4568 5001
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

Groovy Salary Histogram in the City of London

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 70 (97.22%) Java
2 59 (81.94%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (73.61%) TDD
4 28 (38.89%) NoSQL
5 26 (36.11%) Scrum
5 26 (36.11%) Scala
6 24 (33.33%) Java SE
7 23 (31.94%) Degree
7 23 (31.94%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (29.17%) MySQL
9 20 (27.78%) Pair Programming
10 19 (26.39%) Oracle
10 19 (26.39%) UML
10 19 (26.39%) OO
10 19 (26.39%) SaaS
10 19 (26.39%) QA
10 19 (26.39%) Node.js
11 18 (25.00%) Go
12 17 (23.61%) Relational Database
12 17 (23.61%) RDBMS
12 17 (23.61%) OCP
12 17 (23.61%) Oracle Certification
12 17 (23.61%) Publishing
13 16 (22.22%) Spring
14 13 (18.06%) Selenium
14 13 (18.06%) JavaScript
15 12 (16.67%) C#
15 12 (16.67%) WebDriver
15 12 (16.67%) Jenkins
16 10 (13.89%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (26.39%) Node.js
2 2 (2.78%) Apache
2 2 (2.78%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.78%) nginx
2 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.39%) Mule
3 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.39%) SaaS
2 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) HTTP
1 2 (2.78%) LDAP
1 2 (2.78%) Skype
2 1 (1.39%) DNS
2 1 (1.39%) DSL
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.89%) NoSQL
2 21 (29.17%) MySQL
3 17 (23.61%) RDBMS
3 17 (23.61%) Relational Database
4 9 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.17%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.78%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.78%) Big Data
7 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.78%) OrientDB
8 1 (1.39%) Redis
8 1 (1.39%) Riak
Development Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Selenium
2 12 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 12 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 8 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.56%) Gradle
5 4 (5.56%) Spock
5 4 (5.56%) Vagrant
6 3 (4.17%) Android Studio
6 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.17%) Grunt
6 3 (4.17%) Maven
6 3 (4.17%) Xcode
7 2 (2.78%) Babel
7 2 (2.78%) GitLab
8 1 (1.39%) Geb
8 1 (1.39%) gulp
8 1 (1.39%) Hudson
8 1 (1.39%) RSpec
8 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (23.61%) Publishing
2 8 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (70.83%) Developer
2 49 (68.06%) Java Developer
3 20 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 19 (26.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (13.89%) QA Engineer
6 9 (12.50%) Senior QA Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Quality Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Senior Quality Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Core Java Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Java Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Lead Developer
10 3 (4.17%) NoSQL Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Analyst
11 2 (2.78%) Automation Analyst
11 2 (2.78%) Automation Test Analyst
11 2 (2.78%) Java Software Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Lead Java Developer
11 2 (2.78%) QA Analyst
11 2 (2.78%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.33%) Java SE
2 16 (22.22%) Spring
3 8 (11.11%) Grails
3 8 (11.11%) Spring MVC
4 6 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 6 (8.33%) HTML
5 5 (6.94%) jQuery
6 4 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (5.56%) Gherkin
6 4 (5.56%) OSGi
7 3 (4.17%) HTML5
7 3 (4.17%) React
8 2 (2.78%) Ajax
8 2 (2.78%) Apache Camel
8 2 (2.78%) CSS
8 2 (2.78%) Express
8 2 (2.78%) GWT
8 2 (2.78%) Java EE
8 2 (2.78%) Web Services
8 2 (2.78%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Fintech
2 3 (4.17%) Smart Energy
3 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.78%) DataPower
4 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Android
2 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.78%) CentOS
2 2 (2.78%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) VMS
2 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (81.94%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (73.61%) TDD
3 26 (36.11%) Scrum
4 23 (31.94%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (27.78%) Pair Programming
6 19 (26.39%) OO
6 19 (26.39%) UML
7 10 (13.89%) MVC
8 7 (9.72%) Automated Testing
8 7 (9.72%) Test Automation
9 5 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.94%) Performance Testing
9 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.56%) Black-Box Testing
10 4 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (5.56%) High Availability
10 4 (5.56%) Kanban
10 4 (5.56%) Low Latency
10 4 (5.56%) Multithreading
10 4 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (97.22%) Java
2 26 (36.11%) Scala
3 18 (25.00%) Go
4 13 (18.06%) JavaScript
5 12 (16.67%) C#
6 9 (12.50%) Python
7 8 (11.11%) Ruby
8 6 (8.33%) SQL
9 5 (6.94%) Perl
10 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.78%) ES6
11 1 (1.39%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (31.94%) Degree
2 17 (23.61%) OCP
2 17 (23.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.39%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Docker
2 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.94%) Puppet
2 3 (4.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Oracle
2 2 (2.78%) Atlassian
2 2 (2.78%) Cisco
2 2 (2.78%) VMware
3 1 (1.39%) SEEBURGER
3 1 (1.39%) TIBCO
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