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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 606 567 507
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -60
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 266 312 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.31% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 0.57% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 229 262 351
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
52955 54800 60073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.42% 53.60% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 45748 46683 53439
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 December 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 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
London -29 147 £60,000 +20.00% 22
South East +27 56 £42,500 -8.60% 3
East of England -5 22 £47,500 +35.71% 1
West Midlands -4 16 £45,000 -7.69%
East Midlands +38 14 £32,484 -38.12%
South West -8 10 £37,000 -35.65% 2
North West -7 1 £44,000 -
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 473 (86.63%) Java
2 279 (51.10%) Agile Software Development
3 257 (47.07%) Spring
4 207 (37.91%) Maven
5 192 (35.16%) JavaScript
6 181 (33.15%) TDD
7 178 (32.60%) Hibernate
8 169 (30.95%) SQL
9 160 (29.30%) Linux
10 156 (28.57%) XML
11 151 (27.66%) Web Services
12 145 (26.56%) Subversion
13 142 (26.01%) HTML
14 139 (25.46%) Jenkins
15 135 (24.73%) MVC
16 133 (24.36%) Ruby
17 125 (22.89%) Degree
18 123 (22.53%) Git (software)
19 120 (21.98%) Continuous Integration
20 119 (21.79%) CSS
21 118 (21.61%) Scala
22 117 (21.43%) Grails
23 113 (20.70%) Python
24 104 (19.05%) MySQL
25 97 (17.77%) SOAP
26 95 (17.40%) J2EE
26 95 (17.40%) Perl
26 95 (17.40%) Oracle
27 94 (17.22%) RESTful
28 90 (16.48%) Finance

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 79 (14.47%) Tomcat
2 78 (14.29%) Apache
3 47 (8.61%) Apache ServiceMix
4 33 (6.04%) WebSphere
5 31 (5.68%) Confluence
6 27 (4.95%) JBoss
7 26 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 26 (4.76%) WebLogic
7 26 (4.76%) Apache Solr
8 25 (4.58%) GlassFish
9 21 (3.85%) Oracle Coherence
10 15 (2.75%) Node.js
11 14 (2.56%) Apache Pig
11 14 (2.56%) CMS
12 12 (2.20%) SharePoint
13 10 (1.83%) Oracle Application Server
14 9 (1.65%) TWiki
14 9 (1.65%) MediaWiki
14 9 (1.65%) Escenic
15 6 (1.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.55%) Weka
3 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.03%) SaaS
2 20 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (2.01%) GitHub
5 6 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.10%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.73%) PaaS
6 4 (0.73%) Heroku
6 4 (0.73%) IaaS
7 2 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.33%) HTTP
2 15 (2.75%) Internet
3 11 (2.01%) SAN
4 9 (1.65%) 4G
4 9 (1.65%) 3G
5 7 (1.28%) Network Security
6 5 (0.92%) LDAP
6 5 (0.92%) DSL
6 5 (0.92%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.92%) DNS
7 3 (0.55%) IPv6
7 3 (0.55%) Firewall
7 3 (0.55%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.37%) AMQP
8 2 (0.37%) 2G
8 2 (0.37%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (19.05%) MySQL
2 65 (11.90%) NoSQL
3 64 (11.72%) MongoDB
4 43 (7.88%) PostgreSQL
5 40 (7.33%) Relational Database
6 35 (6.41%) Hadoop
7 34 (6.23%) SQL Server
8 28 (5.13%) RDBMS
8 28 (5.13%) Big Data
9 22 (4.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (3.48%) Apache Hive
11 14 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 12 (2.20%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.65%) CouchDB
14 5 (0.92%) RavenDB
14 5 (0.92%) Neo4j
15 4 (0.73%) Couchbase
15 4 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.55%) Hazelcast
16 3 (0.55%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 207 (37.91%) Maven
2 145 (26.56%) Subversion
3 139 (25.46%) Jenkins
4 123 (22.53%) Git (software)
5 78 (14.29%) JUnit
6 72 (13.19%) Cucumber
7 65 (11.90%) JIRA
7 65 (11.90%) Selenium
8 56 (10.26%) Gradle
9 55 (10.07%) Mockito
10 54 (9.89%) TestNG
10 54 (9.89%) Ant
11 47 (8.61%) DbUnit
12 33 (6.04%) Hudson
13 31 (5.68%) Eclipse
14 27 (4.95%) WebDriver
15 21 (3.85%) Mercurial
16 19 (3.48%) JMeter
17 18 (3.30%) Spock
18 15 (2.75%) Behat
General
1 90 (16.48%) Finance
2 31 (5.68%) Banking
3 30 (5.49%) Front Office
4 24 (4.40%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.75%) Retail
6 14 (2.56%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.65%) Marketing
7 9 (1.65%) Back Office
8 6 (1.10%) Electronics
8 6 (1.10%) Advertising
8 6 (1.10%) Publishing
9 5 (0.92%) Games
9 5 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.37%) Legal
11 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 354 (64.84%) Developer
2 248 (45.42%) Java Developer
3 96 (17.58%) Senior Developer
4 67 (12.27%) Senior Java Developer
5 61 (11.17%) Software Developer
6 49 (8.97%) Analyst
7 41 (7.51%) Software Engineer
8 40 (7.33%) Test Engineer
9 29 (5.31%) Test Analyst
10 28 (5.13%) Web Developer
10 28 (5.13%) Java Software Developer
11 26 (4.76%) QA Engineer
12 25 (4.58%) C++ Developer
13 23 (4.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 20 (3.66%) QA Analyst
14 20 (3.66%) Development Manager
15 19 (3.48%) Senior Software Engineer
15 19 (3.48%) Team Leader
16 18 (3.30%) Senior Analyst
16 18 (3.30%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (47.07%) Spring
2 178 (32.60%) Hibernate
3 156 (28.57%) XML
4 151 (27.66%) Web Services
5 142 (26.01%) HTML
6 119 (21.79%) CSS
7 117 (21.43%) Grails
8 97 (17.77%) SOAP
9 95 (17.40%) J2EE
10 94 (17.22%) RESTful
11 68 (12.45%) REST
12 66 (12.09%) JSON
13 64 (11.72%) jQuery
14 55 (10.07%) Spring MVC
14 55 (10.07%) Ajax
15 54 (9.89%) Java EE
16 52 (9.52%) HTML5
17 50 (9.16%) GWT
18 47 (8.61%) JMS
18 47 (8.61%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 80 (14.65%) Open Source
2 42 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.03%) Digital Media
3 22 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.11%) Fixed Income
5 16 (2.93%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.38%) BBC
7 10 (1.83%) DataPower
8 9 (1.65%) Derivative
9 7 (1.28%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.28%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.10%) Social Media
11 5 (0.92%) Market Risk
11 5 (0.92%) User Experience
11 5 (0.92%) DTV
11 5 (0.92%) Blog
12 3 (0.55%) Web 2.0
12 3 (0.55%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 160 (29.30%) Linux
2 84 (15.38%) UNIX
3 52 (9.52%) Windows
4 33 (6.04%) Solaris
5 24 (4.40%) Android
6 17 (3.11%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.28%) Mac OS
8 6 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.73%) Debian
10 3 (0.55%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.55%) AIX
10 3 (0.55%) CentOS
11 2 (0.37%) VMS
11 2 (0.37%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (51.10%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (33.15%) TDD
3 135 (24.73%) MVC
4 120 (21.98%) Continuous Integration
5 86 (15.75%) Software Engineering
6 85 (15.57%) Scrum
7 74 (13.55%) E-Commerce
8 73 (13.37%) DevOps
9 69 (12.64%) OO
10 66 (12.09%) Pair Programming
11 63 (11.54%) BDD
12 50 (9.16%) SOA
13 42 (7.69%) Configuration Management
14 41 (7.51%) Mentoring
15 39 (7.14%) Release Management
16 36 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
17 31 (5.68%) Web Application Development
18 30 (5.49%) Kanban
19 29 (5.31%) Analytics
19 29 (5.31%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 473 (86.63%) Java
2 192 (35.16%) JavaScript
3 169 (30.95%) SQL
4 133 (24.36%) Ruby
5 118 (21.61%) Scala
6 113 (20.70%) Python
7 95 (17.40%) Perl
8 68 (12.45%) C#
9 63 (11.54%) C++
10 49 (8.97%) PHP
11 42 (7.69%) Bash Shell
12 26 (4.76%) C
13 24 (4.40%) XQuery
14 20 (3.66%) XPath
15 18 (3.30%) Objective-C
16 16 (2.93%) Clojure
17 12 (2.20%) Korn
17 12 (2.20%) T-SQL
18 7 (1.28%) Embedded C
18 7 (1.28%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 125 (22.89%) Degree
2 10 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.28%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.37%) PhD
5 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (10.62%) QA
2 7 (1.28%) JTAG
3 5 (0.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (2.75%) Oracle RAC
1 15 (2.75%) Docker
2 13 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.01%) NFS
4 2 (0.37%) Varnish
4 2 (0.37%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 46 (8.42%) Puppet
2 39 (7.14%) Ansible
3 38 (6.96%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (4.40%) Vagrant
5 9 (1.65%) Salt
6 5 (0.92%) Kibana
6 5 (0.92%) StatsD
6 5 (0.92%) Nagios
6 5 (0.92%) ZABBIX
6 5 (0.92%) logstash
7 3 (0.55%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 95 (17.40%) Oracle
2 58 (10.62%) Google
3 31 (5.68%) Microsoft
4 30 (5.49%) Atomikos
5 20 (3.66%) Adobe
6 18 (3.30%) Sybase
7 13 (2.38%) IBM
7 13 (2.38%) VMware
8 12 (2.20%) DataSynapse
9 10 (1.83%) Twitter
10 9 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (1.65%) SaltStack
11 7 (1.28%) Murex
11 7 (1.28%) Calypso
12 5 (0.92%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.92%) SAP
12 5 (0.92%) GigaSpaces
12 5 (0.92%) Zend
12 5 (0.92%) EPiServer
12 5 (0.92%) Sitecore
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hampshire
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + pension, holiday, medical
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £55,000 + 10%
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
West London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago