The first table below looks at the demand for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 18 April 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 272 255 273
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 9 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.10% 0.15% 0.086%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.27% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 4
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5039 4868 5645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 58.15% 56.78% 60.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4247 4318 4709
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Groovy
England

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Groovy
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the East of England region.

Groovy Salary Trend in the East of England

Groovy
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Groovy Salary Histogram in the East of England

Groovy
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Suffolk -11 6 £55,000 +69.23%
Bedfordshire - 3 £42,500 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 15 (78.95%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) Web Services
3 10 (52.63%) jQuery
4 8 (42.11%) Grails
4 8 (42.11%) HTML
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) CSS
5 7 (36.84%) TDD
5 7 (36.84%) HTML5
6 6 (31.58%) Scala
6 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
6 6 (31.58%) Java EE
6 6 (31.58%) Apache Hive
6 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
6 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
6 6 (31.58%) Big Data
6 6 (31.58%) Web Application Development
6 6 (31.58%) Apache Pig
6 6 (31.58%) REST
6 6 (31.58%) Spring
6 6 (31.58%) Ajax
6 6 (31.58%) SOAP
6 6 (31.58%) SOA
7 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (21.05%) ETL
8 4 (21.05%) RDBMS

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 6 (31.58%) Apache Pig
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
1 6 (31.58%) Apache Hive
1 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
1 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
1 6 (31.58%) Big Data
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Ant
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
1 3 (15.79%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Gradle
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Developer Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (21.05%) Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Technical Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Web Services
2 10 (52.63%) jQuery
3 8 (42.11%) Grails
3 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 7 (36.84%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) HTML5
5 6 (31.58%) Java EE
5 6 (31.58%) REST
5 6 (31.58%) Spring
5 6 (31.58%) Ajax
5 6 (31.58%) SOAP
6 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
7 4 (21.05%) .NET
7 4 (21.05%) CSS3
7 4 (21.05%) Apache Camel
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (21.05%) OSGi
8 3 (15.79%) Ext JS
8 3 (15.79%) WCF
8 3 (15.79%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) DataPower
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) TDD
2 6 (31.58%) Web Application Development
2 6 (31.58%) SOA
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) ETL
4 4 (21.05%) UML
4 4 (21.05%) Data Transformation
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) BDD
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) Scala
5 4 (21.05%) C#
6 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
7 2 (10.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Sencha