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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 231 227 252
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +25
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 21 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.27% 0.12% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.21% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 28
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -40.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £29,600 £43,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
4032 3866 5130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.96% 56.87% 57.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3298 3276 4511
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Suffolk +11 11 £40,000 +31.14% 1
Cambridgeshire -4 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Bedfordshire +8 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Essex - 3 £37,500 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 28 (80.00%) Java
2 20 (57.14%) Web Services
2 20 (57.14%) Spring
3 18 (51.43%) XML
4 17 (48.57%) jQuery
5 16 (45.71%) Tomcat
5 16 (45.71%) REST
6 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (42.86%) TDD
6 15 (42.86%) Ajax
7 14 (40.00%) SOAP
7 14 (40.00%) SOA
7 14 (40.00%) Hadoop
7 14 (40.00%) Apache Hive
7 14 (40.00%) MongoDB
7 14 (40.00%) NoSQL
7 14 (40.00%) Big Data
7 14 (40.00%) Web Application Development
7 14 (40.00%) Apache Pig
7 14 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 13 (37.14%) OSGi
8 13 (37.14%) Apache Camel
9 11 (31.43%) Oracle
9 11 (31.43%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (31.43%) WebLogic
9 11 (31.43%) IBM
9 11 (31.43%) WebSphere
9 11 (31.43%) Java EE
10 10 (28.57%) JBoss
10 10 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 16 (45.71%) Tomcat
2 14 (40.00%) Apache Pig
3 11 (31.43%) WebSphere
3 11 (31.43%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (31.43%) WebLogic
4 10 (28.57%) JBoss
4 10 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (5.71%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
1 2 (5.71%) 3G
1 2 (5.71%) 2G
1 2 (5.71%) RNC
1 2 (5.71%) AMQP
1 2 (5.71%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 14 (40.00%) Apache Hive
1 14 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 14 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 14 (40.00%) Big Data
1 14 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Gradle
2 8 (22.86%) Subversion
2 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
3 7 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 6 (17.14%) Maven
5 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
1 3 (8.57%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Back Office
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 21 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Java Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Middleware Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Middleware Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.57%) Java Team Leader
5 3 (8.57%) Java Technical Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Integration Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (8.57%) Programmer
5 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (57.14%) Web Services
1 20 (57.14%) Spring
2 18 (51.43%) XML
3 17 (48.57%) jQuery
4 16 (45.71%) REST
5 15 (42.86%) Ajax
6 14 (40.00%) SOAP
7 13 (37.14%) Apache Camel
7 13 (37.14%) OSGi
8 11 (31.43%) Java EE
9 9 (25.71%) Hibernate
10 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (17.14%) Grails
12 5 (14.29%) JMS
13 4 (11.43%) CSS
13 4 (11.43%) HTML
13 4 (11.43%) J2EE
14 3 (8.57%) JSP
14 3 (8.57%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) DataPower
2 3 (8.57%) Open Source
2 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) UNIX
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (42.86%) TDD
2 14 (40.00%) SOA
2 14 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 7 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.43%) Web Development
5 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.43%) UML
6 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) Line Management
7 2 (5.71%) Data Transformation
7 2 (5.71%) OO
7 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.71%) BDD
7 2 (5.71%) ETL
7 2 (5.71%) Mobile Commerce
7 2 (5.71%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) Java
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) Scala
5 3 (8.57%) C++
5 3 (8.57%) Erlang
5 3 (8.57%) C
6 2 (5.71%) C#
6 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle
1 11 (31.43%) IBM
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