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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 640 576 504
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -72
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 240 296 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.29% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.54% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 197 251 361
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £40,000 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.33%
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
53757 54785 57460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.42% 53.78% 54.23%
Number of salaries quoted 45809 47634 50690
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -64 124 £56,000 +12.00% 17
South East +17 61 £42,500 -19.04% 11
East of England -9 17 £48,750 +18.18% 1
East Midlands +10 15 £42,500 -29.16%
West Midlands -23 11 £45,000 -5.26%
North West -16 8 £45,000 -
South West -27 6 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Yorkshire -46 1 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 472 (87.08%) Java
2 285 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
3 256 (47.23%) Spring
4 212 (39.11%) Maven
5 210 (38.75%) JavaScript
6 198 (36.53%) Hibernate
7 192 (35.42%) TDD
8 182 (33.58%) XML
9 166 (30.63%) SQL
10 159 (29.34%) HTML
11 154 (28.41%) Jenkins
12 151 (27.86%) Web Services
13 147 (27.12%) Ruby
14 143 (26.38%) Linux
15 142 (26.20%) MVC
16 139 (25.65%) Grails
17 136 (25.09%) Subversion
18 117 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
18 117 (21.59%) Python
19 116 (21.40%) CSS
20 108 (19.93%) Degree
21 107 (19.74%) J2EE
22 106 (19.56%) Git (software)
23 104 (19.19%) Scala
24 103 (19.00%) Oracle
24 103 (19.00%) Finance
25 98 (18.08%) JUnit
26 97 (17.90%) MySQL
26 97 (17.90%) Apache
27 94 (17.34%) Perl

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 97 (17.90%) Apache
2 75 (13.84%) Tomcat
3 48 (8.86%) Apache ServiceMix
4 34 (6.27%) JBoss
5 33 (6.09%) WebSphere
6 31 (5.72%) WebLogic
7 29 (5.35%) GlassFish
8 23 (4.24%) WebSphere Application Server
8 23 (4.24%) Apache Solr
9 19 (3.51%) Oracle Coherence
10 18 (3.32%) Confluence
11 17 (3.14%) Node.js
12 16 (2.95%) SharePoint
13 13 (2.40%) CMS
14 12 (2.21%) Escenic
15 11 (2.03%) Alfresco
15 11 (2.03%) Liferay
16 8 (1.48%) Apache Pig
17 7 (1.29%) WordPress
18 5 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 31 (5.72%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.11%) Mingle
3 3 (0.55%) Weka
4 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.18%) DOC1
5 1 (0.18%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.18%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.06%) SaaS
2 16 (2.95%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.58%) GitHub
3 14 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.48%) PaaS
5 6 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.92%) Google App Engine
6 5 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.74%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.55%) Heroku
8 3 (0.55%) IaaS
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 46 (8.49%) HTTP
2 14 (2.58%) Internet
3 11 (2.03%) SAN
4 10 (1.85%) Network Security
4 10 (1.85%) 4G
4 10 (1.85%) 3G
5 5 (0.92%) LDAP
6 4 (0.74%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.55%) IPv6
8 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.37%) DNS
8 2 (0.37%) DSL
8 2 (0.37%) 2G
8 2 (0.37%) RNC
8 2 (0.37%) AMQP
9 1 (0.18%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (17.90%) MySQL
2 75 (13.84%) MongoDB
3 67 (12.36%) NoSQL
4 59 (10.89%) Relational Database
5 47 (8.67%) PostgreSQL
6 46 (8.49%) SQL Server
7 40 (7.38%) RDBMS
8 34 (6.27%) Hadoop
9 28 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 26 (4.80%) Big Data
11 22 (4.06%) Oracle Database
12 11 (2.03%) Oracle ODI
13 9 (1.66%) Apache Hive
14 8 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (1.11%) Azure SQL Database
16 5 (0.92%) RavenDB
16 5 (0.92%) Neo4j
16 5 (0.92%) CouchDB
17 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
17 4 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 212 (39.11%) Maven
2 154 (28.41%) Jenkins
3 136 (25.09%) Subversion
4 106 (19.56%) Git (software)
5 98 (18.08%) JUnit
6 74 (13.65%) Selenium
7 73 (13.47%) Cucumber
8 61 (11.25%) JIRA
9 56 (10.33%) Mockito
10 55 (10.15%) Ant
11 53 (9.78%) TestNG
12 49 (9.04%) Gradle
13 48 (8.86%) DbUnit
14 45 (8.30%) Eclipse
15 28 (5.17%) WebDriver
16 25 (4.61%) Hudson
17 20 (3.69%) JMeter
18 18 (3.32%) IntelliJ
19 16 (2.95%) SoapUI
20 15 (2.77%) Mercurial
General
1 103 (19.00%) Finance
2 34 (6.27%) Banking
3 26 (4.80%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.24%) Investment Banking
5 19 (3.51%) Front Office
6 17 (3.14%) Retail
7 9 (1.66%) Marketing
7 9 (1.66%) Back Office
8 8 (1.48%) Advertising
9 7 (1.29%) Electronics
10 6 (1.11%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.11%) Games
11 4 (0.74%) Publishing
12 2 (0.37%) Legal
12 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 348 (64.21%) Developer
2 240 (44.28%) Java Developer
3 94 (17.34%) Senior Developer
4 67 (12.36%) Senior Java Developer
5 61 (11.25%) Analyst
6 50 (9.23%) Software Engineer
7 35 (6.46%) C++ Developer
8 28 (5.17%) Software Developer
9 25 (4.61%) Web Developer
10 24 (4.43%) Test Engineer
11 23 (4.24%) Technical Leader
12 22 (4.06%) Test Analyst
13 21 (3.87%) Senior Analyst
13 21 (3.87%) Delivery Manager
14 20 (3.69%) Developer Analyst
14 20 (3.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 20 (3.69%) Development Manager
15 19 (3.51%) Senior Software Engineer
15 19 (3.51%) Team Leader
15 19 (3.51%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (47.23%) Spring
2 198 (36.53%) Hibernate
3 182 (33.58%) XML
4 159 (29.34%) HTML
5 151 (27.86%) Web Services
6 139 (25.65%) Grails
7 116 (21.40%) CSS
8 107 (19.74%) J2EE
9 84 (15.50%) SOAP
10 82 (15.13%) RESTful
11 79 (14.58%) JSON
12 68 (12.55%) jQuery
13 65 (11.99%) REST
14 53 (9.78%) Java EE
14 53 (9.78%) Spring MVC
15 51 (9.41%) GWT
16 46 (8.49%) Ajax
17 45 (8.30%) JMS
18 38 (7.01%) Velocity
19 37 (6.83%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 76 (14.02%) Open Source
2 44 (8.12%) Computer Science
3 29 (5.35%) Digital Media
4 28 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.69%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.95%) BBC
7 14 (2.58%) Fixed Income
8 13 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (1.85%) Web 2.0
9 10 (1.85%) Market Risk
10 9 (1.66%) Derivative
10 9 (1.66%) User Experience
11 7 (1.29%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.29%) Social Media
11 7 (1.29%) DataPower
12 6 (1.11%) Blog
12 6 (1.11%) DTV
13 4 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
14 3 (0.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 143 (26.38%) Linux
2 58 (10.70%) UNIX
3 45 (8.30%) Solaris
4 40 (7.38%) Windows
5 23 (4.24%) Android
6 14 (2.58%) Apple iOS
7 11 (2.03%) Mac OS
8 6 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.74%) CentOS
10 3 (0.55%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.55%) AIX
10 3 (0.55%) zOS
11 2 (0.37%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (35.42%) TDD
3 142 (26.20%) MVC
4 117 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
5 88 (16.24%) Software Engineering
5 88 (16.24%) E-Commerce
6 78 (14.39%) OO
7 75 (13.84%) Scrum
8 72 (13.28%) BDD
9 69 (12.73%) SOA
10 66 (12.18%) Pair Programming
11 64 (11.81%) DevOps
12 55 (10.15%) Release Management
13 39 (7.20%) Configuration Management
14 36 (6.64%) Mentoring
14 36 (6.64%) Kanban
15 35 (6.46%) Multithreading
16 34 (6.27%) Web Application Development
17 32 (5.90%) Analytics
17 32 (5.90%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 472 (87.08%) Java
2 210 (38.75%) JavaScript
3 166 (30.63%) SQL
4 147 (27.12%) Ruby
5 117 (21.59%) Python
6 104 (19.19%) Scala
7 94 (17.34%) Perl
8 84 (15.50%) C#
9 65 (11.99%) C++
10 58 (10.70%) PHP
11 42 (7.75%) Bash Shell
12 29 (5.35%) C
13 22 (4.06%) T-SQL
14 20 (3.69%) XPath
15 19 (3.51%) Objective-C
16 18 (3.32%) XQuery
17 17 (3.14%) Clojure
18 12 (2.21%) Korn
19 9 (1.66%) Embedded C
19 9 (1.66%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 108 (19.93%) Degree
2 18 (3.32%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.66%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.55%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.55%) HNC
5 2 (0.37%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.18%) OCMJD
6 1 (0.18%) MBCS
6 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.18%) PhD
6 1 (0.18%) ISEB
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.18%) OCPJWCD
6 1 (0.18%) CITP
6 1 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (12.55%) QA
2 9 (1.66%) JTAG
3 4 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (3.32%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (2.77%) Docker
3 11 (2.03%) NFS
4 6 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.37%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 30 (5.54%) Puppet
2 24 (4.43%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (4.24%) Ansible
4 16 (2.95%) Vagrant
5 6 (1.11%) ZABBIX
6 5 (0.92%) Nagios
7 3 (0.55%) Hyperic
7 3 (0.55%) logstash
7 3 (0.55%) Kibana
8 2 (0.37%) Salt
8 2 (0.37%) StatsD
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.18%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 103 (19.00%) Oracle
2 64 (11.81%) Google
3 39 (7.20%) Microsoft
4 27 (4.98%) Atomikos
5 26 (4.80%) Adobe
6 12 (2.21%) Twitter
7 11 (2.03%) Sybase
7 11 (2.03%) GigaSpaces
8 9 (1.66%) IBM
9 8 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.29%) Murex
10 7 (1.29%) Calypso
11 6 (1.11%) SAP
11 6 (1.11%) VMware
11 6 (1.11%) Zend
11 6 (1.11%) AccuRev
12 5 (0.92%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.92%) EPiServer
12 5 (0.92%) Sitecore
13 4 (0.74%) DataSynapse
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: £dependng on exp
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: £dependng on exp
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + 20%-25% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Shares & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £3000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago