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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 252 284 293
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +9
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 50 58 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.46% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.97% 0.87% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 41 52 32
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £65,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
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
5134 6685 6312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 51.15% 52.92% 53.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4540 5812 5590
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 97 (96.04%) Java
2 57 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (38.61%) TDD
4 38 (37.62%) Linux
5 37 (36.63%) Spring
6 33 (32.67%) Grails
6 33 (32.67%) BDD
7 31 (30.69%) SQL
8 30 (29.70%) Ruby
9 29 (28.71%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (27.72%) Git (software)
10 28 (27.72%) Python
11 27 (26.73%) Finance
12 26 (25.74%) MongoDB
13 25 (24.75%) Scala
14 24 (23.76%) MVC
14 24 (23.76%) Scrum
15 23 (22.77%) Open Source
16 22 (21.78%) Pair Programming
17 21 (20.79%) JavaScript
17 21 (20.79%) Web Services
17 21 (20.79%) Degree
18 20 (19.80%) NoSQL
19 19 (18.81%) Apache
19 19 (18.81%) Hibernate
20 18 (17.82%) HTML
20 18 (17.82%) REST
21 17 (16.83%) Amazon AWS
21 17 (16.83%) RESTful
21 17 (16.83%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (18.81%) Apache
2 8 (7.92%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.94%) Node.js
4 5 (4.95%) Magnolia
4 5 (4.95%) IIS
4 5 (4.95%) CMS
4 5 (4.95%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (3.96%) nginx
5 4 (3.96%) Mule
6 3 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.97%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.99%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.99%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.83%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.96%) SaaS
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.98%) IaaS
3 2 (1.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.98%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.99%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.90%) Internet
2 6 (5.94%) HTTP
3 2 (1.98%) DSL
3 2 (1.98%) Broadband
3 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.98%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.74%) MongoDB
2 20 (19.80%) NoSQL
3 13 (12.87%) MySQL
4 8 (7.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (7.92%) Big Data
5 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
5 7 (6.93%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.95%) Redis
6 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.96%) Riak
7 4 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.97%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.97%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.98%) DB2
10 1 (0.99%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 28 (27.72%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.86%) JUnit
3 13 (12.87%) Maven
3 13 (12.87%) WebDriver
3 13 (12.87%) Jenkins
4 11 (10.89%) Cucumber
4 11 (10.89%) Spock
5 9 (8.91%) Selenium
6 8 (7.92%) TestNG
7 7 (6.93%) Gradle
7 7 (6.93%) NUnit
8 6 (5.94%) Mercurial
9 5 (4.95%) Ant
9 5 (4.95%) Eclipse
9 5 (4.95%) ERwin
9 5 (4.95%) FishEye
9 5 (4.95%) JIRA
10 4 (3.96%) SpecFlow
11 3 (2.97%) Subversion
11 3 (2.97%) JMeter
General
1 27 (26.73%) Finance
2 13 (12.87%) Banking
3 7 (6.93%) Games
4 5 (4.95%) Retail
5 4 (3.96%) Law
6 3 (2.97%) Advertising
6 3 (2.97%) Marketing
7 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.98%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (62.38%) Developer
2 53 (52.48%) Java Developer
3 12 (11.88%) Senior Java Developer
3 12 (11.88%) Senior Developer
4 9 (8.91%) Software Developer
4 9 (8.91%) Test Engineer
5 7 (6.93%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (5.94%) Test Automation Specialist
6 6 (5.94%) Automation Specialist
6 6 (5.94%) Test Specialist
6 6 (5.94%) Tester
7 5 (4.95%) Lead Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Technical Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.96%) Lead Architect
8 4 (3.96%) Test Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Technical Architect
8 4 (3.96%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Architect
8 4 (3.96%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (36.63%) Spring
2 33 (32.67%) Grails
3 21 (20.79%) Web Services
4 19 (18.81%) Hibernate
5 18 (17.82%) HTML
5 18 (17.82%) REST
6 17 (16.83%) RESTful
6 17 (16.83%) SOAP
7 15 (14.85%) JSON
8 14 (13.86%) XML
8 14 (13.86%) CSS
9 11 (10.89%) HTML5
9 11 (10.89%) CSS3
10 9 (8.91%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (7.92%) jQuery
11 8 (7.92%) Java EE
11 8 (7.92%) AngularJS
12 7 (6.93%) Guice
13 5 (4.95%) Play Framework
13 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.77%) Open Source
2 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.95%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.96%) Blog
3 4 (3.96%) Derivative
4 2 (1.98%) PlayStation
5 1 (0.99%) User Experience
5 1 (0.99%) Replication
5 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 38 (37.62%) Linux
2 17 (16.83%) UNIX
3 9 (8.91%) Windows
4 3 (2.97%) Debian
5 2 (1.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (38.61%) TDD
3 33 (32.67%) BDD
4 29 (28.71%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (23.76%) MVC
5 24 (23.76%) Scrum
6 22 (21.78%) Pair Programming
7 16 (15.84%) OO
7 16 (15.84%) E-Commerce
8 15 (14.85%) Software Engineering
9 12 (11.88%) Test Automation
10 10 (9.90%) Functional Programming
11 9 (8.91%) Automation Testing
12 8 (7.92%) Web Development
12 8 (7.92%) Regression Testing
13 7 (6.93%) DevOps
14 6 (5.94%) Investment Management
14 6 (5.94%) Agile Testing
14 6 (5.94%) User Stories
14 6 (5.94%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (96.04%) Java
2 31 (30.69%) SQL
3 30 (29.70%) Ruby
4 28 (27.72%) Python
5 25 (24.75%) Scala
6 21 (20.79%) JavaScript
7 14 (13.86%) C#
8 12 (11.88%) Perl
9 7 (6.93%) Shell Script
10 6 (5.94%) Clojure
10 6 (5.94%) C++
11 5 (4.95%) PL/SQL
11 5 (4.95%) Bash Shell
12 4 (3.96%) VBScript
13 2 (1.98%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.99%) C
14 1 (0.99%) Korn
Qualifications
1 21 (20.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.98%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.99%) Varnish
3 1 (0.99%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) Puppet
2 8 (7.92%) Ansible
3 4 (3.96%) ZABBIX
3 4 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.96%) Nagios
4 3 (2.97%) Kibana
4 3 (2.97%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.99%) logstash
5 1 (0.99%) StatsD
Vendors
1 5 (4.95%) Oracle
1 5 (4.95%) Cognos
1 5 (4.95%) hybris
1 5 (4.95%) Demandware
1 5 (4.95%) EPiServer
1 5 (4.95%) Sitecore
2 4 (3.96%) SEEBURGER
2 4 (3.96%) TIBCO
2 4 (3.96%) Sybase
3 3 (2.97%) VMware
3 3 (2.97%) Percona
4 2 (1.98%) Akamai
4 2 (1.98%) Google
5 1 (0.99%) New Relic
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.99%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.99%) Atomikos
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