The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 272 280 261
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 59 45 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.38% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.91% 0.68% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 55 41 65
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,850 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.12% -
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6457 6628 7135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.30% 55.55% 55.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5561 5970 6635
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Groovy
London

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 95 (84.07%) Java
2 51 (45.13%) TDD
3 50 (44.25%) Finance
3 50 (44.25%) JUnit
4 43 (38.05%) Ruby
5 42 (37.17%) Banking
6 41 (36.28%) Python
7 37 (32.74%) SOA
7 37 (32.74%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (30.97%) Grails
9 34 (30.09%) Oracle
9 34 (30.09%) Relational Database
10 33 (29.20%) HTML
11 32 (28.32%) CSS
12 31 (27.43%) Web Services
12 31 (27.43%) JavaScript
12 31 (27.43%) Selenium
12 31 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (27.43%) Spring
13 30 (26.55%) Scrum
14 29 (25.66%) Hibernate
14 29 (25.66%) Linux
15 28 (24.78%) BDD
16 27 (23.89%) SQL
16 27 (23.89%) J2EE
16 27 (23.89%) XML
16 27 (23.89%) MVC
17 26 (23.01%) Apache
17 26 (23.01%) Test Automation
18 25 (22.12%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (23.01%) Apache
2 21 (18.58%) Tomcat
3 17 (15.04%) WebLogic
4 12 (10.62%) Node.js
4 12 (10.62%) Oracle Coherence
4 12 (10.62%) Confluence
5 6 (5.31%) WordPress
6 3 (2.65%) CMS
6 3 (2.65%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.77%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (1.77%) FileNet
7 2 (1.77%) LiveCycle
7 2 (1.77%) Resin
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.88%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.88%) Liferay
8 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.88%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (3.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.73%) SaaS
2 8 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.88%) GitHub
4 1 (0.88%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) LDAP
2 3 (2.65%) Internet
3 2 (1.77%) HTTP
4 1 (0.88%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.88%) SSL
4 1 (0.88%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.09%) Relational Database
2 21 (18.58%) SQL Server
3 18 (15.93%) RDBMS
4 17 (15.04%) Oracle Database
5 16 (14.16%) Oracle ODI
6 13 (11.50%) Big Data
7 12 (10.62%) MySQL
7 12 (10.62%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (8.85%) NoSQL
9 7 (6.19%) MongoDB
10 5 (4.42%) Hadoop
11 4 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (2.65%) Apache Hive
12 3 (2.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (1.77%) JasperReports
14 1 (0.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 50 (44.25%) JUnit
2 31 (27.43%) Selenium
3 25 (22.12%) Subversion
4 24 (21.24%) Git (software)
5 21 (18.58%) Maven
5 21 (18.58%) WebDriver
6 19 (16.81%) JMeter
7 16 (14.16%) Jenkins
8 15 (13.27%) JIRA
9 14 (12.39%) Hudson
10 9 (7.96%) TeamCity
10 9 (7.96%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (7.08%) Mercurial
12 7 (6.19%) Calabash
12 7 (6.19%) Cucumber
12 7 (6.19%) Eclipse
13 5 (4.42%) Ant
13 5 (4.42%) Robotium
14 4 (3.54%) SpecFlow
14 4 (3.54%) CruiseControl
General
1 50 (44.25%) Finance
2 42 (37.17%) Banking
3 21 (18.58%) Investment Banking
4 7 (6.19%) Retail
5 4 (3.54%) Legal
6 2 (1.77%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 53 (46.90%) Developer
2 22 (19.47%) Java Developer
3 17 (15.04%) Analyst
4 15 (13.27%) Support Analyst
5 11 (9.73%) C++ Developer
6 10 (8.85%) Web Developer
6 10 (8.85%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.96%) Java Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) Senior Java Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) Tester
8 6 (5.31%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Consultant
9 5 (4.42%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) Test Consultant
11 3 (2.65%) Automation Specialist
11 3 (2.65%) Senior Architect
11 3 (2.65%) Test Automation Specialist
11 3 (2.65%) Release Engineer
11 3 (2.65%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (30.97%) Grails
2 33 (29.20%) HTML
3 32 (28.32%) CSS
4 31 (27.43%) Web Services
4 31 (27.43%) Spring
5 29 (25.66%) Hibernate
6 27 (23.89%) J2EE
6 27 (23.89%) XML
7 23 (20.35%) jQuery
8 18 (15.93%) Struts
9 15 (13.27%) DHTML
10 10 (8.85%) Ajax
10 10 (8.85%) ActiveMQ
11 9 (7.96%) RESTful
11 9 (7.96%) SOAP
12 8 (7.08%) Velocity
13 7 (6.19%) Akka
13 7 (6.19%) Play Framework
13 7 (6.19%) Apache Flex
13 7 (6.19%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (9.73%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.73%) Market Risk
2 11 (9.73%) Fixed Income
3 10 (8.85%) Mobile App
4 9 (7.96%) Open Source
4 9 (7.96%) Visualisation
5 7 (6.19%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (5.31%) Blog
7 5 (4.42%) Social Media
8 3 (2.65%) DataPower
9 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.77%) Swaptions
9 2 (1.77%) Economics
9 2 (1.77%) Derivative
10 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.88%) Clustering
10 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.66%) Linux
2 15 (13.27%) UNIX
3 7 (6.19%) Apple iOS
3 7 (6.19%) Android
4 4 (3.54%) Windows
4 4 (3.54%) Solaris
5 3 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (45.13%) TDD
2 37 (32.74%) SOA
2 37 (32.74%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (26.55%) Scrum
5 28 (24.78%) BDD
6 27 (23.89%) MVC
7 26 (23.01%) Test Automation
8 24 (21.24%) Software Engineering
9 21 (18.58%) Data Modelling
10 18 (15.93%) Release Management
11 17 (15.04%) OO
12 15 (13.27%) ITIL
13 14 (12.39%) Risk Management
13 14 (12.39%) DevOps
14 9 (7.96%) Analytics
14 9 (7.96%) Software Testing
14 9 (7.96%) Stress Testing
15 8 (7.08%) Web Application Development
16 7 (6.19%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (84.07%) Java
2 43 (38.05%) Ruby
3 41 (36.28%) Python
4 31 (27.43%) JavaScript
5 27 (23.89%) SQL
6 22 (19.47%) C#
7 18 (15.93%) Scala
8 17 (15.04%) Perl
9 16 (14.16%) C++
10 15 (13.27%) T-SQL
11 14 (12.39%) C
12 10 (8.85%) Bash Shell
13 8 (7.08%) Clojure
14 7 (6.19%) XPath
15 6 (5.31%) PHP
16 4 (3.54%) Shell Script
17 2 (1.77%) VBA
18 1 (0.88%) Korn
18 1 (0.88%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (8.85%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) ISEB
2 2 (1.77%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.88%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) Nagios
1 6 (5.31%) ZABBIX
2 3 (2.65%) Puppet
3 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.88%) Ansible
4 1 (0.88%) logstash
4 1 (0.88%) Kibana
4 1 (0.88%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 34 (30.09%) Oracle
2 4 (3.54%) Adobe
3 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.77%) Twitter
4 2 (1.77%) IBM
4 2 (1.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.77%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.77%) Akamai
5 1 (0.88%) Terracotta
5 1 (0.88%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (0.88%) JBoss
5 1 (0.88%) New Relic
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
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esynergy Solutions - UK
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago