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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 584 604 497
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -107
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 299 257 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.48% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 251 222 375
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
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
55437 53976 60931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.45% 52.86% 54.24%
Number of salaries quoted 46969 46750 53908
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -17 178 £56,000 +8.73% 32
South East -3 46 £57,500 +4.54% 4
North West +13 25 £45,000 -18.18% 3
East Midlands +1 18 £40,000 -13.04%
East of England +7 16 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Midlands +9 12 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Yorkshire -30 5 £40,000 +100.00% 1
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 584 (90.26%) Java
2 278 (42.97%) Spring
3 274 (42.35%) TDD
4 257 (39.72%) JavaScript
5 241 (37.25%) HTML
6 226 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
7 217 (33.54%) Maven
8 215 (33.23%) XML
9 212 (32.77%) Hibernate
10 199 (30.76%) SQL
11 185 (28.59%) Web Services
12 180 (27.82%) Continuous Integration
13 178 (27.51%) Grails
14 170 (26.28%) Jenkins
15 167 (25.81%) MVC
16 162 (25.04%) JUnit
17 161 (24.88%) Oracle
18 159 (24.57%) Subversion
19 155 (23.96%) CSS
20 150 (23.18%) Ruby
21 145 (22.41%) Linux
21 145 (22.41%) Finance
22 144 (22.26%) J2EE
23 142 (21.95%) SOA
24 133 (20.56%) Scala
25 131 (20.25%) Selenium
26 130 (20.09%) Apache
26 130 (20.09%) Scrum
27 128 (19.78%) Python
28 120 (18.55%) Git (software)

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 130 (20.09%) Apache
2 105 (16.23%) Tomcat
3 44 (6.80%) WebLogic
4 39 (6.03%) Apache ServiceMix
5 33 (5.10%) WebSphere
6 27 (4.17%) Node.js
7 24 (3.71%) Liferay
7 24 (3.71%) Confluence
7 24 (3.71%) Alfresco
8 23 (3.55%) Oracle Coherence
8 23 (3.55%) GlassFish
9 21 (3.25%) Apache Solr
10 15 (2.32%) SharePoint
11 14 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
12 12 (1.85%) CMS
12 12 (1.85%) Escenic
13 8 (1.24%) Apache Pig
14 6 (0.93%) WordPress
15 5 (0.77%) LiveCycle
15 5 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 31 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.55%) Mingle
3 2 (0.31%) DOC1
3 2 (0.31%) PrintSoft PReS
3 2 (0.31%) MS Office
4 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.46%) Magento
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.31%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.02%) SaaS
2 23 (3.55%) GitHub
3 13 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.93%) PaaS
8 5 (0.77%) Google App Engine
9 4 (0.62%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.31%) Heroku
11 1 (0.15%) Engine Yard
11 1 (0.15%) Route 53
11 1 (0.15%) IaaS
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.87%) HTTP
2 23 (3.55%) Internet
3 10 (1.55%) Network Security
4 8 (1.24%) SAN
5 7 (1.08%) LDAP
6 5 (0.77%) 3G
6 5 (0.77%) 4G
7 3 (0.46%) IPv6
8 2 (0.31%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.31%) DNS
8 2 (0.31%) DSL
8 2 (0.31%) 2G
8 2 (0.31%) RNC
8 2 (0.31%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.15%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.15%) AMQP
9 1 (0.15%) Firewall
9 1 (0.15%) SSL
9 1 (0.15%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (18.24%) MySQL
2 109 (16.85%) MongoDB
3 91 (14.06%) Relational Database
4 75 (11.59%) NoSQL
5 74 (11.44%) SQL Server
6 60 (9.27%) RDBMS
7 54 (8.35%) PostgreSQL
8 42 (6.49%) Oracle Database
9 41 (6.34%) Hadoop
10 34 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
11 31 (4.79%) Apache Cassandra
12 30 (4.64%) Big Data
13 10 (1.55%) Infinispan
13 10 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
14 8 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (1.24%) SQL Server 2000
14 8 (1.24%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.77%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 217 (33.54%) Maven
2 170 (26.28%) Jenkins
3 162 (25.04%) JUnit
4 159 (24.57%) Subversion
5 131 (20.25%) Selenium
6 120 (18.55%) Git (software)
7 98 (15.15%) Eclipse
8 94 (14.53%) JIRA
9 62 (9.58%) Ant
9 62 (9.58%) Cucumber
10 57 (8.81%) WebDriver
11 52 (8.04%) TestNG
12 50 (7.73%) Hudson
12 50 (7.73%) SoapUI
13 48 (7.42%) Gradle
14 44 (6.80%) Mockito
15 39 (6.03%) DbUnit
16 36 (5.56%) JMeter
17 30 (4.64%) IntelliJ
17 30 (4.64%) Mercurial
General
1 145 (22.41%) Finance
2 59 (9.12%) Banking
3 32 (4.95%) Retail
4 28 (4.33%) Telecoms
5 26 (4.02%) Investment Banking
6 21 (3.25%) Advertising
7 12 (1.85%) Front Office
8 7 (1.08%) Games
9 6 (0.93%) Marketing
9 6 (0.93%) Electronics
9 6 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.77%) Back Office
11 4 (0.62%) Legal
12 2 (0.31%) Law
12 2 (0.31%) Publishing
12 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 418 (64.61%) Developer
2 269 (41.58%) Java Developer
3 97 (14.99%) Senior Developer
4 87 (13.45%) Analyst
5 69 (10.66%) Senior Java Developer
6 42 (6.49%) Software Engineer
7 33 (5.10%) C++ Developer
8 31 (4.79%) Senior Analyst
9 27 (4.17%) Support Analyst
10 23 (3.55%) Test Analyst
10 23 (3.55%) Developer Analyst
11 22 (3.40%) Technical Leader
11 22 (3.40%) Technical Manager
11 22 (3.40%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 22 (3.40%) Web Developer
12 20 (3.09%) Delivery Manager
13 17 (2.63%) Applications Support
14 16 (2.47%) Team Leader
15 15 (2.32%) Test Engineer
15 15 (2.32%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (42.97%) Spring
2 241 (37.25%) HTML
3 215 (33.23%) XML
4 212 (32.77%) Hibernate
5 185 (28.59%) Web Services
6 178 (27.51%) Grails
7 155 (23.96%) CSS
8 144 (22.26%) J2EE
9 101 (15.61%) SOAP
10 98 (15.15%) RESTful
11 92 (14.22%) jQuery
12 89 (13.76%) JSON
13 82 (12.67%) REST
14 72 (11.13%) Struts
15 66 (10.20%) XSLT
15 66 (10.20%) Java EE
16 51 (7.88%) JMS
17 50 (7.73%) GWT
18 48 (7.42%) Servlets
18 48 (7.42%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 97 (14.99%) Open Source
2 43 (6.65%) Mobile App
3 35 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 29 (4.48%) Digital Media
5 18 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
6 17 (2.63%) Web 2.0
7 16 (2.47%) AS400
7 16 (2.47%) iSeries
8 15 (2.32%) BBC
8 15 (2.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (2.32%) Blackberry
9 14 (2.16%) Market Risk
10 13 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (2.01%) Fixed Income
11 12 (1.85%) Social Media
12 10 (1.55%) Mobile Payment
13 8 (1.24%) Visualisation
13 8 (1.24%) Mathematics
14 7 (1.08%) DataPower
15 6 (0.93%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 145 (22.41%) Linux
2 57 (8.81%) UNIX
3 54 (8.35%) Solaris
4 49 (7.57%) Windows
5 34 (5.26%) Android
6 29 (4.48%) Apple iOS
7 17 (2.63%) Mac OS
8 14 (2.16%) CentOS
9 6 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.46%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.46%) zOS
11 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.15%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (42.35%) TDD
2 226 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
3 180 (27.82%) Continuous Integration
4 167 (25.81%) MVC
5 142 (21.95%) SOA
6 130 (20.09%) Scrum
7 112 (17.31%) BDD
8 104 (16.07%) Software Engineering
9 95 (14.68%) E-Commerce
10 91 (14.06%) OO
11 79 (12.21%) Pair Programming
12 74 (11.44%) Test Automation
13 67 (10.36%) DevOps
14 63 (9.74%) Release Management
15 47 (7.26%) Automated Testing
16 46 (7.11%) Web Application Development
17 44 (6.80%) Data Modelling
18 42 (6.49%) UML
18 42 (6.49%) Configuration Management
19 38 (5.87%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 584 (90.26%) Java
2 257 (39.72%) JavaScript
3 199 (30.76%) SQL
4 150 (23.18%) Ruby
5 133 (20.56%) Scala
6 128 (19.78%) Python
7 96 (14.84%) C#
8 86 (13.29%) Perl
9 65 (10.05%) C++
10 63 (9.74%) PHP
11 36 (5.56%) C
11 36 (5.56%) Bash Shell
12 32 (4.95%) T-SQL
13 31 (4.79%) Clojure
14 18 (2.78%) XPath
15 16 (2.47%) Objective-C
15 16 (2.47%) RPG IV
16 14 (2.16%) RPG
17 12 (1.85%) Shell Script
18 9 (1.39%) Korn
Qualifications
1 92 (14.22%) Degree
2 29 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.16%) HNC
4 9 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.46%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.46%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.31%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.31%) ISEB
6 2 (0.31%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) CITP
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.15%) PhD
7 1 (0.15%) OCMJD
7 1 (0.15%) MBCS
7 1 (0.15%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (10.36%) QA
2 9 (1.39%) JTAG
System Software
1 14 (2.16%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (1.39%) Docker
3 8 (1.24%) NFS
4 2 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.15%) vSphere
5 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 32 (4.95%) Puppet
2 28 (4.33%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (2.01%) Ansible
4 9 (1.39%) Vagrant
5 6 (0.93%) Nagios
5 6 (0.93%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.46%) MOM
8 2 (0.31%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.15%) logstash
9 1 (0.15%) Salt
9 1 (0.15%) Kibana
9 1 (0.15%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 161 (24.88%) Oracle
2 65 (10.05%) Google
3 59 (9.12%) JBoss
4 34 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 28 (4.33%) Adobe
6 24 (3.71%) GigaSpaces
7 22 (3.40%) Atomikos
8 18 (2.78%) Twitter
9 16 (2.47%) AccuRev
10 8 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.24%) IBM
10 8 (1.24%) Sybase
11 7 (1.08%) Murex
11 7 (1.08%) Calypso
12 6 (0.93%) SAP
12 6 (0.93%) ATG
13 5 (0.77%) Zend
13 5 (0.77%) hybris
14 4 (0.62%) Atlassian
14 4 (0.62%) DataSynapse
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