The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 600 593 483
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -110
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 280 266 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.27% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 0.50% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 228 229 421
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Groovy
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54387 53071 59277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.85% 53.18% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46010 46173 52391
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in England

Groovy
Salary Trend in England

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

Groovy Salary Trend in England

Groovy
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Groovy Salary Histogram in England

Groovy
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
London -51 169 £55,000 +10.00% 23
South East +3 49 £57,500 +9.52% 7
North West - 20 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands +13 18 £42,500 -29.16%
East of England -19 13 £42,500 -5.55%
West Midlands -11 10 £52,500 +5.00%
South West -32 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Yorkshire -35 1 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 531 (89.09%) Java
2 360 (60.40%) Agile Software Development
3 256 (42.95%) Spring
4 230 (38.59%) JavaScript
5 226 (37.92%) TDD
6 221 (37.08%) Maven
7 217 (36.41%) Hibernate
8 201 (33.72%) HTML
9 199 (33.39%) XML
10 186 (31.21%) SQL
11 169 (28.36%) Web Services
12 166 (27.85%) Jenkins
13 161 (27.01%) Grails
14 155 (26.01%) Subversion
14 155 (26.01%) Ruby
15 152 (25.50%) Continuous Integration
15 152 (25.50%) MVC
16 150 (25.17%) Linux
17 149 (25.00%) Oracle
18 141 (23.66%) CSS
19 139 (23.32%) Finance
20 135 (22.65%) JUnit
21 128 (21.48%) Python
22 125 (20.97%) J2EE
23 120 (20.13%) Git (software)
24 112 (18.79%) Scala
24 112 (18.79%) Apache
25 111 (18.62%) MySQL
26 105 (17.62%) Scrum
27 104 (17.45%) SOA

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 112 (18.79%) Apache
2 89 (14.93%) Tomcat
3 47 (7.89%) Apache ServiceMix
4 40 (6.71%) WebLogic
5 38 (6.38%) WebSphere
6 27 (4.53%) Node.js
7 26 (4.36%) GlassFish
8 23 (3.86%) Oracle Coherence
9 22 (3.69%) Apache Solr
10 19 (3.19%) WebSphere Application Server
11 18 (3.02%) Confluence
12 16 (2.68%) Liferay
12 16 (2.68%) SharePoint
12 16 (2.68%) Alfresco
13 13 (2.18%) CMS
14 12 (2.01%) Escenic
15 7 (1.17%) WordPress
16 5 (0.84%) LiveCycle
16 5 (0.84%) FileNet
17 4 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 32 (5.37%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.34%) Mingle
3 3 (0.50%) Weka
4 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.17%) DOC1
5 1 (0.17%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.17%) Exstream
3 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.03%) SaaS
2 18 (3.02%) GitHub
3 15 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (1.17%) PaaS
7 5 (0.84%) Google App Engine
7 5 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.67%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.34%) Heroku
9 2 (0.34%) IaaS
9 2 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 43 (7.21%) HTTP
2 19 (3.19%) Internet
3 10 (1.68%) Network Security
3 10 (1.68%) SAN
4 8 (1.34%) 3G
4 8 (1.34%) 4G
5 5 (0.84%) LDAP
6 4 (0.67%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.50%) IPv6
8 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.34%) DNS
8 2 (0.34%) DSL
8 2 (0.34%) 2G
8 2 (0.34%) RNC
9 1 (0.17%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.17%) Firewall
9 1 (0.17%) SSL
9 1 (0.17%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (18.62%) MySQL
2 87 (14.60%) MongoDB
3 84 (14.09%) Relational Database
4 63 (10.57%) NoSQL
4 63 (10.57%) SQL Server
5 59 (9.90%) RDBMS
6 52 (8.72%) PostgreSQL
7 37 (6.21%) Oracle Database
8 30 (5.03%) Hadoop
9 28 (4.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 24 (4.03%) Oracle ODI
11 23 (3.86%) Big Data
12 8 (1.34%) Azure SQL Database
12 8 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (1.34%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (0.84%) Hazelcast
14 4 (0.67%) Infinispan
14 4 (0.67%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 221 (37.08%) Maven
2 166 (27.85%) Jenkins
3 155 (26.01%) Subversion
4 135 (22.65%) JUnit
5 120 (20.13%) Git (software)
6 100 (16.78%) Selenium
7 75 (12.58%) Eclipse
8 71 (11.91%) JIRA
9 67 (11.24%) Cucumber
10 59 (9.90%) TestNG
11 56 (9.40%) Ant
12 52 (8.72%) Mockito
13 51 (8.56%) WebDriver
14 47 (7.89%) DbUnit
15 39 (6.54%) Hudson
15 39 (6.54%) Gradle
16 35 (5.87%) SoapUI
17 27 (4.53%) JMeter
18 24 (4.03%) Mercurial
19 23 (3.86%) CruiseControl
General
1 139 (23.32%) Finance
2 51 (8.56%) Banking
3 27 (4.53%) Retail
4 26 (4.36%) Investment Banking
4 26 (4.36%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.68%) Advertising
6 13 (2.18%) Front Office
7 9 (1.51%) Games
8 7 (1.17%) Marketing
8 7 (1.17%) Back Office
9 6 (1.01%) Electronics
9 6 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.67%) Publishing
11 2 (0.34%) Legal
11 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 385 (64.60%) Developer
2 253 (42.45%) Java Developer
3 88 (14.77%) Senior Developer
4 82 (13.76%) Analyst
5 65 (10.91%) Senior Java Developer
6 44 (7.38%) Software Engineer
7 39 (6.54%) C++ Developer
8 29 (4.87%) Senior Analyst
9 28 (4.70%) Web Developer
10 25 (4.19%) Test Analyst
10 25 (4.19%) Technical Leader
11 24 (4.03%) Developer Analyst
12 21 (3.52%) Delivery Manager
12 21 (3.52%) Support Analyst
12 21 (3.52%) Technical Manager
13 18 (3.02%) Team Leader
14 17 (2.85%) Test Engineer
14 17 (2.85%) Java Web Developer
14 17 (2.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 15 (2.52%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (42.95%) Spring
2 217 (36.41%) Hibernate
3 201 (33.72%) HTML
4 199 (33.39%) XML
5 169 (28.36%) Web Services
6 161 (27.01%) Grails
7 141 (23.66%) CSS
8 125 (20.97%) J2EE
9 88 (14.77%) SOAP
10 84 (14.09%) RESTful
11 82 (13.76%) JSON
12 78 (13.09%) jQuery
13 66 (11.07%) REST
14 61 (10.23%) Java EE
15 54 (9.06%) GWT
16 53 (8.89%) Struts
17 47 (7.89%) JMS
18 45 (7.55%) XSLT
19 43 (7.21%) Spring MVC
20 41 (6.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 82 (13.76%) Open Source
2 39 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 33 (5.54%) Mobile App
5 29 (4.87%) Digital Media
6 17 (2.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 16 (2.68%) BBC
7 16 (2.68%) User Experience
8 15 (2.52%) Web 2.0
8 15 (2.52%) Mobile Banking
9 14 (2.35%) Market Risk
10 13 (2.18%) Fixed Income
11 10 (1.68%) AS400
11 10 (1.68%) iSeries
11 10 (1.68%) Social Media
12 8 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.17%) Blackberry
14 6 (1.01%) DTV
14 6 (1.01%) Derivative
14 6 (1.01%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 150 (25.17%) Linux
2 59 (9.90%) UNIX
3 52 (8.72%) Solaris
4 43 (7.21%) Windows
5 25 (4.19%) Android
6 20 (3.36%) Apple iOS
7 16 (2.68%) Mac OS
8 10 (1.68%) CentOS
9 6 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.50%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.50%) zOS
11 2 (0.34%) Fedora
11 2 (0.34%) AIX
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (60.40%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (37.92%) TDD
3 152 (25.50%) MVC
3 152 (25.50%) Continuous Integration
4 105 (17.62%) Scrum
5 104 (17.45%) SOA
6 93 (15.60%) Software Engineering
7 92 (15.44%) E-Commerce
8 91 (15.27%) BDD
9 87 (14.60%) OO
10 70 (11.74%) Pair Programming
11 69 (11.58%) DevOps
12 60 (10.07%) Release Management
13 55 (9.23%) Test Automation
14 45 (7.55%) Configuration Management
15 40 (6.71%) Mentoring
16 36 (6.04%) Kanban
16 36 (6.04%) Web Application Development
16 36 (6.04%) Data Modelling
17 35 (5.87%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 531 (89.09%) Java
2 230 (38.59%) JavaScript
3 186 (31.21%) SQL
4 155 (26.01%) Ruby
5 128 (21.48%) Python
6 112 (18.79%) Scala
7 96 (16.11%) C#
8 94 (15.77%) Perl
9 69 (11.58%) C++
10 60 (10.07%) PHP
11 38 (6.38%) Bash Shell
12 32 (5.37%) C
13 29 (4.87%) T-SQL
14 23 (3.86%) Clojure
15 20 (3.36%) XPath
16 17 (2.85%) Objective-C
17 13 (2.18%) XQuery
18 11 (1.85%) Korn
19 10 (1.68%) RPG IV
19 10 (1.68%) RPG
Qualifications
1 93 (15.60%) Degree
2 22 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.68%) HNC
4 9 (1.51%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.50%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.50%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.34%) ISEB
6 2 (0.34%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) OCMJD
7 1 (0.17%) MBCS
7 1 (0.17%) CITP
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.17%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (11.91%) QA
2 9 (1.51%) JTAG
3 3 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (3.19%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (1.85%) Docker
3 10 (1.68%) NFS
4 4 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.34%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 33 (5.54%) Puppet
2 27 (4.53%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (2.52%) Ansible
4 13 (2.18%) Vagrant
5 6 (1.01%) ZABBIX
6 5 (0.84%) Nagios
7 3 (0.50%) MOM
8 2 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.34%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.17%) logstash
9 1 (0.17%) Salt
9 1 (0.17%) Kibana
9 1 (0.17%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 149 (25.00%) Oracle
2 66 (11.07%) Google
3 50 (8.39%) JBoss
4 39 (6.54%) Microsoft
5 27 (4.53%) Adobe
6 25 (4.19%) Atomikos
7 16 (2.68%) Twitter
7 16 (2.68%) GigaSpaces
8 11 (1.85%) AccuRev
9 10 (1.68%) Sybase
10 8 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (1.17%) Murex
11 7 (1.17%) Calypso
12 6 (1.01%) SAP
12 6 (1.01%) IBM
13 5 (0.84%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.67%) Zend
14 4 (0.67%) DataSynapse
14 4 (0.67%) EPiServer
14 4 (0.67%) Sitecore
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