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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 560 561 618
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +57
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 323 356 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.60% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 256 308 195
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £63,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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
53123 59106 55616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.31% 53.05% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 45555 50306 48306
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 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
London +30 247 £60,000 +20.00% 37
South East -31 30 £36,000 -16.27% 3
North West +24 13 £45,000 +38.46% 2
East of England +18 9 £45,000 +5.88%
Yorkshire +5 9 £42,500 +13.33% 1
South West -7 6 £50,000 +53.84% 1
West Midlands -24 6 £50,000 +25.00%
North East - 2 £32,500 - 2
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

1 519 (87.37%) Java
2 389 (65.49%) Agile Software Development
3 332 (55.89%) Spring
4 286 (48.15%) TDD
5 205 (34.51%) Hibernate
6 200 (33.67%) JavaScript
7 186 (31.31%) SQL
8 184 (30.98%) Linux
9 173 (29.12%) Grails
10 165 (27.78%) HTML
11 161 (27.10%) Ruby
12 159 (26.77%) Scala
13 155 (26.09%) XML
14 152 (25.59%) Git (software)
15 151 (25.42%) Maven
16 147 (24.75%) Scrum
17 142 (23.91%) BDD
18 141 (23.74%) Open Source
19 140 (23.57%) CSS
20 138 (23.23%) Web Services
21 123 (20.71%) Continuous Integration
22 122 (20.54%) Python
23 121 (20.37%) MySQL
24 114 (19.19%) JUnit
24 114 (19.19%) MVC
25 106 (17.85%) Subversion
26 101 (17.00%) Selenium
27 100 (16.84%) Oracle
28 99 (16.67%) Jenkins
29 98 (16.50%) REST

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 63 (10.61%) Tomcat
2 50 (8.42%) Apache
3 28 (4.71%) JBoss
4 27 (4.55%) Confluence
5 25 (4.21%) Apache ServiceMix
6 24 (4.04%) Elasticsearch
6 24 (4.04%) WebLogic
7 20 (3.37%) Cloud Foundry
7 20 (3.37%) Apache Solr
8 19 (3.20%) WebSphere
9 14 (2.36%) Node.js
10 13 (2.19%) Apache Spark
11 11 (1.85%) Apache Pig
11 11 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
11 11 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
12 10 (1.68%) nginx
13 9 (1.52%) Oracle Application Server
13 9 (1.52%) MediaWiki
13 9 (1.52%) TWiki
14 6 (1.01%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.51%) MS Office
3 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.17%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.17%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 61 (10.27%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.70%) SaaS
3 20 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (3.37%) Amazon S3
4 15 (2.53%) GitHub
4 15 (2.53%) AWS OpsWorks
5 6 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.84%) Boomi
6 5 (0.84%) iPaaS
6 5 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (0.84%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (0.67%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.17%) IaaS
9 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.17%) PaaS
9 1 (0.17%) Heroku
9 1 (0.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 51 (8.59%) HTTP
2 26 (4.38%) Internet
3 9 (1.52%) AMQP
4 7 (1.18%) Network Security
5 6 (1.01%) DSL
5 6 (1.01%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.84%) DNS
7 4 (0.67%) IPv6
7 4 (0.67%) VLAN
8 3 (0.51%) Firewall
9 2 (0.34%) Broadband
9 2 (0.34%) SMTP
9 2 (0.34%) FTP
9 2 (0.34%) SSL
10 1 (0.17%) LDAP
10 1 (0.17%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (20.37%) MySQL
2 97 (16.33%) MongoDB
3 96 (16.16%) NoSQL
4 74 (12.46%) Relational Database
5 56 (9.43%) SQL Server
6 54 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
7 47 (7.91%) Redis
8 42 (7.07%) RDBMS
9 38 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
9 38 (6.40%) Hadoop
10 31 (5.22%) Big Data
11 26 (4.38%) MarkLogic
12 18 (3.03%) Riak
13 17 (2.86%) Oracle Database
14 16 (2.69%) Apache Hive
15 11 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 10 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (1.52%) Oracle ODI
18 6 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
19 5 (0.84%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 152 (25.59%) Git (software)
2 151 (25.42%) Maven
3 114 (19.19%) JUnit
4 106 (17.85%) Subversion
5 101 (17.00%) Selenium
6 99 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 95 (15.99%) Cucumber
8 85 (14.31%) JIRA
9 57 (9.60%) TestNG
9 57 (9.60%) Spock
10 56 (9.43%) WebDriver
11 49 (8.25%) Ant
12 47 (7.91%) Hudson
13 46 (7.74%) JMeter
14 44 (7.41%) Mockito
15 40 (6.73%) Gradle
16 30 (5.05%) SoapUI
17 29 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 28 (4.71%) Eclipse
19 25 (4.21%) DbUnit
General
1 97 (16.33%) Finance
2 27 (4.55%) Banking
3 25 (4.21%) Marketing
4 24 (4.04%) Publishing
5 16 (2.69%) Front Office
6 15 (2.53%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.19%) Advertising
8 11 (1.85%) Retail
9 10 (1.68%) Law
10 7 (1.18%) Games
11 4 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.67%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.67%) Electronics
12 3 (0.51%) Back Office
12 3 (0.51%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 405 (68.18%) Developer
2 280 (47.14%) Java Developer
3 129 (21.72%) Senior Developer
4 107 (18.01%) Senior Java Developer
5 106 (17.85%) Software Developer
6 35 (5.89%) Java Software Developer
7 25 (4.21%) Applications Support
7 25 (4.21%) Senior Software Developer
8 24 (4.04%) Test Engineer
8 24 (4.04%) Software Engineer
8 24 (4.04%) Analyst
9 20 (3.37%) Tester
10 18 (3.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 16 (2.69%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 16 (2.69%) Full Stack Developer
12 15 (2.53%) Automation Tester
12 15 (2.53%) Test Analyst
13 14 (2.36%) Test Specialist
13 14 (2.36%) Automation Specialist
13 14 (2.36%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 332 (55.89%) Spring
2 205 (34.51%) Hibernate
3 173 (29.12%) Grails
4 165 (27.78%) HTML
5 155 (26.09%) XML
6 140 (23.57%) CSS
7 138 (23.23%) Web Services
8 98 (16.50%) REST
9 92 (15.49%) SOAP
10 90 (15.15%) RESTful
11 84 (14.14%) J2EE
12 72 (12.12%) HTML5
13 70 (11.78%) JSON
14 68 (11.45%) jQuery
15 57 (9.60%) Java EE
16 54 (9.09%) AngularJS
17 51 (8.59%) Apache Camel
18 44 (7.41%) JMS
19 43 (7.24%) CSS3
20 42 (7.07%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 141 (23.74%) Open Source
2 24 (4.04%) Digital Media
3 19 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.19%) Mobile App
6 11 (1.85%) Fixed Income
7 10 (1.68%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.35%) DataPower
9 6 (1.01%) Derivative
9 6 (1.01%) PMI
10 5 (0.84%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.84%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.84%) Semantic Web
10 5 (0.84%) Telematics
10 5 (0.84%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.67%) Linked Data
11 4 (0.67%) User Experience
11 4 (0.67%) DTV
11 4 (0.67%) Replication
12 3 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 184 (30.98%) Linux
2 85 (14.31%) UNIX
3 67 (11.28%) Windows
4 27 (4.55%) Android
5 23 (3.87%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.52%) CentOS
7 5 (0.84%) Debian
8 4 (0.67%) Fedora
8 4 (0.67%) Solaris
8 4 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.67%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.34%) VMS
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (65.49%) Agile Software Development
2 286 (48.15%) TDD
3 147 (24.75%) Scrum
4 142 (23.91%) BDD
5 123 (20.71%) Continuous Integration
6 114 (19.19%) MVC
7 84 (14.14%) OO
8 78 (13.13%) Software Engineering
9 59 (9.93%) DevOps
10 58 (9.76%) Pair Programming
11 56 (9.43%) SOA
12 50 (8.42%) E-Commerce
13 47 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
14 45 (7.58%) Mentoring
15 42 (7.07%) Continuous Delivery
16 38 (6.40%) Test Automation
17 36 (6.06%) Configuration Management
18 35 (5.89%) Software Architecture
19 33 (5.56%) Kanban
20 29 (4.88%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 519 (87.37%) Java
2 200 (33.67%) JavaScript
3 186 (31.31%) SQL
4 161 (27.10%) Ruby
5 159 (26.77%) Scala
6 122 (20.54%) Python
7 78 (13.13%) Perl
8 50 (8.42%) C#
9 42 (7.07%) C++
10 37 (6.23%) XQuery
10 37 (6.23%) Clojure
11 26 (4.38%) C
12 22 (3.70%) Bash Shell
13 19 (3.20%) PHP
14 17 (2.86%) XPath
15 14 (2.36%) Erlang
15 14 (2.36%) Go
15 14 (2.36%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.35%) VBScript
16 8 (1.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 92 (15.49%) Degree
2 14 (2.36%) ISEB
3 12 (2.02%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.01%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.84%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.67%) PhD
8 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (8.08%) QA
2 4 (0.67%) JTAG
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (5.22%) Docker
2 18 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.67%) Varnish
3 4 (0.67%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.51%) Snort
5 2 (0.34%) vSphere
5 2 (0.34%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 67 (11.28%) Opscode Chef
2 63 (10.61%) Puppet
3 37 (6.23%) Ansible
4 17 (2.86%) Vagrant
5 10 (1.68%) Nagios
5 10 (1.68%) Salt
6 9 (1.52%) logstash
6 9 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (1.01%) Kibana
8 5 (0.84%) OpenView
9 4 (0.67%) Mesos
9 4 (0.67%) CA LISA
10 3 (0.51%) OSSEC
10 3 (0.51%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.51%) StatsD
11 1 (0.17%) Graylog
11 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 100 (16.84%) Oracle
2 49 (8.25%) Sybase
3 35 (5.89%) Google
4 22 (3.70%) Atomikos
5 20 (3.37%) TIBCO
6 19 (3.20%) VMware
7 14 (2.36%) IBM
8 12 (2.02%) Microsoft
9 11 (1.85%) DataSynapse
10 10 (1.68%) Red Hat
10 10 (1.68%) SaltStack
11 9 (1.52%) HP
12 8 (1.35%) Akamai
12 8 (1.35%) Splunk
13 6 (1.01%) hybris
13 6 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (0.84%) Dell
14 5 (0.84%) Cognos
14 5 (0.84%) Informatica
14 5 (0.84%) SEEBURGER
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