The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 244 238 277
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +39
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 15 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.11% 0.089%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 6
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -26.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £40,000 £52,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
Groovy
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4002 4069 5272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.43% 56.87% 58.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3369 3639 4569
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +2 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Suffolk +8 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Cambridgeshire -8 2 £23,000 -48.88%
Hertfordshire -17 2 £44,000 -
Norfolk - 2 £32,500 - 1
Essex - 1 £35,000 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 12 (46.15%) Web Services
5 11 (42.31%) Java
5 11 (42.31%) Grails
5 11 (42.31%) jQuery
6 10 (38.46%) CSS
6 10 (38.46%) HTML
7 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
8 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
8 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
8 8 (30.77%) C#
8 8 (30.77%) VB.NET
8 8 (30.77%) .NET
8 8 (30.77%) Windows
8 8 (30.77%) OO
8 8 (30.77%) ETL
8 8 (30.77%) RDBMS
8 8 (30.77%) Internet
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (30.77%) Spring
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (30.77%) WCF
8 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (30.77%) Data Transformation
9 7 (26.92%) NoSQL

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Pig
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Google App Engine
1 5 (19.23%) SaaS
1 5 (19.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) Internet
2 5 (19.23%) HTTP
3 2 (7.69%) 3G
3 2 (7.69%) 2G
3 2 (7.69%) RNC
3 2 (7.69%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
3 8 (30.77%) RDBMS
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (26.92%) MongoDB
4 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
5 5 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (7.69%) Big Data
6 2 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (7.69%) MySQL
6 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
6 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) Maven
2 2 (7.69%) Gradle
3 1 (3.85%) Ant
General
1 2 (7.69%) Back Office
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst Programmer
2 8 (30.77%) Programmer
2 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Developer Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 8 (30.77%) .NET Programmer
3 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Web Services
2 11 (42.31%) Grails
2 11 (42.31%) jQuery
3 10 (38.46%) HTML
3 10 (38.46%) CSS
4 8 (30.77%) .NET
4 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
4 8 (30.77%) Spring
4 8 (30.77%) WCF
4 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (26.92%) REST
6 6 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (19.23%) J2EE
7 5 (19.23%) Backbone.js
7 5 (19.23%) Ember.js
7 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
8 3 (11.54%) Struts
8 3 (11.54%) Java EE
8 3 (11.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
1 5 (19.23%) Open Source
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) DataPower
2 1 (3.85%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) OO
1 8 (30.77%) ETL
1 8 (30.77%) Data Transformation
2 5 (19.23%) TDD
2 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
4 2 (7.69%) BDD
4 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.69%) SOA
4 2 (7.69%) Mobile Commerce
4 2 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Validation
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) Code Coverage
5 1 (3.85%) Network Management
5 1 (3.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 11 (42.31%) Java
4 8 (30.77%) C#
4 8 (30.77%) VB.NET
5 6 (23.08%) Python
5 6 (23.08%) Ruby
6 3 (11.54%) Scala
7 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Google
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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