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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 267 279 255
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -24
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 8 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.10% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.20% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 16
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £56,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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
4137 5015 4711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.76% 58.15% 56.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3534 4239 4197
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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
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 5 May 2015. 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 +16 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Suffolk +4 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £50,000 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 20 (95.24%) Java
2 18 (85.71%) XML
3 15 (71.43%) Tomcat
3 15 (71.43%) REST
4 12 (57.14%) Web Services
5 11 (52.38%) Spring
6 10 (47.62%) Ajax
6 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
6 10 (47.62%) jQuery
6 10 (47.62%) Big Data
6 10 (47.62%) Web Application Development
6 10 (47.62%) Hadoop
6 10 (47.62%) Apache Pig
6 10 (47.62%) Apache Hive
6 10 (47.62%) MongoDB
6 10 (47.62%) NoSQL
6 10 (47.62%) OSGi
6 10 (47.62%) SOA
6 10 (47.62%) IBM
6 10 (47.62%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (47.62%) WebLogic
6 10 (47.62%) SOAP
6 10 (47.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 10 (47.62%) Apache Camel
7 9 (42.86%) Java EE
8 8 (38.10%) Oracle Application Server
8 8 (38.10%) Oracle
8 8 (38.10%) JBoss
8 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
9 7 (33.33%) JMS

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 15 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
2 10 (47.62%) Apache Pig
2 10 (47.62%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (47.62%) WebLogic
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (38.10%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Big Data
1 10 (47.62%) Hadoop
1 10 (47.62%) Apache Hive
1 10 (47.62%) MongoDB
1 10 (47.62%) NoSQL
1 10 (47.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Subversion
1 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (23.81%) Gradle
2 5 (23.81%) Maven
2 5 (23.81%) SoapUI
3 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (23.81%) Banking
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Applications Specialist
3 5 (23.81%) Applications Support Specialist
3 5 (23.81%) Support Specialist
3 5 (23.81%) Applications Support
4 3 (14.29%) Java Team Leader
4 3 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Middleware Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) XML
2 15 (71.43%) REST
3 12 (57.14%) Web Services
4 11 (52.38%) Spring
5 10 (47.62%) Ajax
5 10 (47.62%) jQuery
5 10 (47.62%) OSGi
5 10 (47.62%) SOAP
5 10 (47.62%) Apache Camel
6 9 (42.86%) Java EE
7 7 (33.33%) JMS
8 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
8 5 (23.81%) XSL
8 5 (23.81%) XSLT
8 5 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (14.29%) JSP
9 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
9 3 (14.29%) JSF
10 1 (4.76%) Swing
10 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) DataPower
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) UNIX
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Web Application Development
1 10 (47.62%) SOA
2 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
5 3 (14.29%) UML
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) Line Management
6 2 (9.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) C
2 5 (23.81%) C++
3 2 (9.52%) Scala
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) IBM
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) VocaLink