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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 273 280 265
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 60 46 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.38% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 0.69% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 55 42 60
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,850 £29,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,750 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6484 6646 7172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.73% 55.34% 55.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5581 5983 6680
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -3.63%
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 23 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 23 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 92 (85.19%) Java
2 50 (46.30%) JUnit
2 50 (46.30%) TDD
3 49 (45.37%) Finance
4 41 (37.96%) Ruby
5 39 (36.11%) Banking
6 38 (35.19%) Python
7 37 (34.26%) SOA
7 37 (34.26%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (32.41%) Grails
9 34 (31.48%) Relational Database
10 33 (30.56%) HTML
10 33 (30.56%) Oracle
11 32 (29.63%) CSS
12 31 (28.70%) Web Services
12 31 (28.70%) JavaScript
12 31 (28.70%) Selenium
12 31 (28.70%) Spring
13 30 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (27.78%) Scrum
14 29 (26.85%) Hibernate
15 27 (25.00%) MVC
15 27 (25.00%) SQL
15 27 (25.00%) J2EE
15 27 (25.00%) XML
16 26 (24.07%) Linux
16 26 (24.07%) BDD
17 25 (23.15%) Subversion
18 24 (22.22%) Software Engineering
18 24 (22.22%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 24 (22.22%) Apache
2 19 (17.59%) Tomcat
3 16 (14.81%) WebLogic
4 12 (11.11%) Node.js
5 11 (10.19%) Oracle Coherence
6 10 (9.26%) Confluence
7 6 (5.56%) WordPress
8 3 (2.78%) CMS
8 3 (2.78%) Apache Pig
9 2 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.85%) FileNet
9 2 (1.85%) LiveCycle
9 2 (1.85%) Resin
10 1 (0.93%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.93%) Liferay
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.93%) GemFire
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.93%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.19%) SaaS
2 8 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.93%) Route 53
4 1 (0.93%) GitHub
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) LDAP
2 3 (2.78%) Internet
3 2 (1.85%) HTTP
4 1 (0.93%) SSL
4 1 (0.93%) Broadband
4 1 (0.93%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.48%) Relational Database
2 21 (19.44%) SQL Server
3 18 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 17 (15.74%) Oracle Database
5 16 (14.81%) Oracle ODI
6 13 (12.04%) Big Data
7 12 (11.11%) MySQL
7 12 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (9.26%) NoSQL
9 7 (6.48%) MongoDB
10 5 (4.63%) Hadoop
11 4 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (2.78%) Apache Hive
12 3 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (1.85%) JasperReports
14 1 (0.93%) Redis
Development Applications
1 50 (46.30%) JUnit
2 31 (28.70%) Selenium
3 25 (23.15%) Subversion
4 23 (21.30%) Git (software)
5 21 (19.44%) WebDriver
6 20 (18.52%) Maven
7 19 (17.59%) JMeter
8 16 (14.81%) Jenkins
9 14 (12.96%) Hudson
10 13 (12.04%) JIRA
11 9 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (8.33%) TeamCity
12 8 (7.41%) Mercurial
13 7 (6.48%) Eclipse
13 7 (6.48%) Calabash
14 5 (4.63%) Ant
14 5 (4.63%) Cucumber
14 5 (4.63%) Robotium
15 4 (3.70%) CruiseControl
15 4 (3.70%) TestNG
General
1 49 (45.37%) Finance
2 39 (36.11%) Banking
3 18 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.63%) Retail
5 4 (3.70%) Legal
6 2 (1.85%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 52 (48.15%) Developer
2 21 (19.44%) Java Developer
3 17 (15.74%) Analyst
4 15 (13.89%) Support Analyst
5 10 (9.26%) Web Developer
5 10 (9.26%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.26%) C++ Developer
6 9 (8.33%) Java Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Senior Java Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (5.56%) Tester
8 5 (4.63%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (2.78%) Senior Tester
9 3 (2.78%) Senior Support Analyst
9 3 (2.78%) Senior Technical Architect
9 3 (2.78%) Test Specialist
9 3 (2.78%) Technical Tester
9 3 (2.78%) Junior
9 3 (2.78%) Architect
9 3 (2.78%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (32.41%) Grails
2 33 (30.56%) HTML
3 32 (29.63%) CSS
4 31 (28.70%) Web Services
4 31 (28.70%) Spring
5 29 (26.85%) Hibernate
6 27 (25.00%) XML
6 27 (25.00%) J2EE
7 23 (21.30%) jQuery
8 18 (16.67%) Struts
9 15 (13.89%) DHTML
10 10 (9.26%) ActiveMQ
10 10 (9.26%) Ajax
11 9 (8.33%) SOAP
11 9 (8.33%) RESTful
12 8 (7.41%) Velocity
13 7 (6.48%) Apache Flex
13 7 (6.48%) Servlets
13 7 (6.48%) Akka
13 7 (6.48%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (10.19%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.26%) Fixed Income
3 10 (9.26%) Market Risk
3 10 (9.26%) Mobile App
4 9 (8.33%) Visualisation
4 9 (8.33%) Open Source
5 7 (6.48%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (5.56%) Blog
7 5 (4.63%) Social Media
8 3 (2.78%) DataPower
9 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.85%) Swaptions
9 2 (1.85%) Economics
10 1 (0.93%) Derivative
10 1 (0.93%) Clustering
10 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.07%) Linux
2 14 (12.96%) UNIX
3 7 (6.48%) Android
3 7 (6.48%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.70%) Windows
4 4 (3.70%) Solaris
5 3 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (46.30%) TDD
2 37 (34.26%) SOA
2 37 (34.26%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (27.78%) Scrum
3 30 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (25.00%) MVC
5 26 (24.07%) BDD
6 24 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 24 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 21 (19.44%) Data Modelling
8 18 (16.67%) Release Management
9 16 (14.81%) OO
10 15 (13.89%) ITIL
11 14 (12.96%) Risk Management
12 12 (11.11%) DevOps
13 9 (8.33%) Analytics
13 9 (8.33%) Software Testing
13 9 (8.33%) Stress Testing
14 8 (7.41%) Web Application Development
15 7 (6.48%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (85.19%) Java
2 41 (37.96%) Ruby
3 38 (35.19%) Python
4 31 (28.70%) JavaScript
5 27 (25.00%) SQL
6 19 (17.59%) C#
7 18 (16.67%) Scala
8 15 (13.89%) C++
8 15 (13.89%) T-SQL
8 15 (13.89%) Perl
9 14 (12.96%) C
10 8 (7.41%) Bash Shell
10 8 (7.41%) Clojure
11 7 (6.48%) XPath
12 6 (5.56%) PHP
13 4 (3.70%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.85%) VBA
15 1 (0.93%) XQuery
15 1 (0.93%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (1.85%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.85%) ISEB
3 1 (0.93%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) Nagios
1 4 (3.70%) ZABBIX
2 3 (2.78%) Puppet
3 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.93%) Ansible
4 1 (0.93%) logstash
4 1 (0.93%) Kibana
4 1 (0.93%) Graylog2
4 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (30.56%) Oracle
2 3 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.85%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.85%) IBM
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.85%) Adobe
3 2 (1.85%) Akamai
3 2 (1.85%) Twitter
4 1 (0.93%) New Relic
4 1 (0.93%) JBoss
4 1 (0.93%) Terracotta
4 1 (0.93%) GigaSpaces
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus. Pension and Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago