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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 579 537 583
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +46
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 277 332 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.34% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 0.64% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 228 276 239
Average salary £56,875 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.31% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £61,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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
48885 51754 53307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.68% 53.30% 54.02%
Number of salaries quoted 41978 43758 46528
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -1 196 £60,000 +20.00% 22
South East -52 34 £38,750 -8.82% 2
South West -13 14 £50,000 +58.73% 5
West Midlands -25 11 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England +9 10 £40,000 -15.78% 3
North West -3 5 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Yorkshire -15 4 £42,500 +13.33% 5
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 456 (84.76%) Java
2 334 (62.08%) Agile Software Development
3 282 (52.42%) Spring
4 217 (40.33%) TDD
5 196 (36.43%) JavaScript
6 164 (30.48%) SQL
6 164 (30.48%) Maven
7 163 (30.30%) Linux
7 163 (30.30%) Hibernate
8 155 (28.81%) Web Services
9 147 (27.32%) HTML
10 146 (27.14%) XML
11 144 (26.77%) Ruby
12 142 (26.39%) Git (software)
13 135 (25.09%) Continuous Integration
14 129 (23.98%) Grails
15 128 (23.79%) CSS
15 128 (23.79%) Subversion
16 125 (23.23%) Scala
17 122 (22.68%) Scrum
18 117 (21.75%) MVC
19 115 (21.38%) Jenkins
20 108 (20.07%) MySQL
21 104 (19.33%) BDD
22 99 (18.40%) Degree
23 98 (18.22%) SOAP
24 96 (17.84%) Python
25 93 (17.29%) Oracle
26 91 (16.91%) Open Source
27 90 (16.73%) RESTful

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 71 (13.20%) Tomcat
2 56 (10.41%) Apache
3 31 (5.76%) Apache ServiceMix
4 28 (5.20%) WebSphere
5 27 (5.02%) JBoss
5 27 (5.02%) Confluence
6 25 (4.65%) WebLogic
7 20 (3.72%) WebSphere Application Server
8 17 (3.16%) Apache Pig
9 16 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
9 16 (2.97%) Apache Solr
10 15 (2.79%) GlassFish
11 13 (2.42%) Oracle Coherence
12 12 (2.23%) Oracle Application Server
13 11 (2.04%) Node.js
14 10 (1.86%) MediaWiki
14 10 (1.86%) TWiki
15 9 (1.67%) nginx
16 7 (1.30%) CMS
17 6 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (1.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.56%) MS Office
3 2 (0.37%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 44 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (4.65%) SaaS
3 23 (4.28%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (4.28%) Amazon S3
4 17 (3.16%) GitHub
5 8 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.56%) IaaS
7 3 (0.56%) PaaS
7 3 (0.56%) Heroku
8 1 (0.19%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.88%) HTTP
2 17 (3.16%) Internet
3 4 (0.74%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.74%) DNS
3 4 (0.74%) IPv6
3 4 (0.74%) DSL
3 4 (0.74%) VLAN
3 4 (0.74%) Network Security
4 3 (0.56%) Firewall
4 3 (0.56%) AMQP
4 3 (0.56%) 4G
4 3 (0.56%) 3G
5 2 (0.37%) SAN
6 1 (0.19%) LDAP
6 1 (0.19%) Broadband
6 1 (0.19%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (20.07%) MySQL
2 79 (14.68%) NoSQL
3 73 (13.57%) MongoDB
4 39 (7.25%) Relational Database
5 38 (7.06%) SQL Server
6 37 (6.88%) PostgreSQL
7 36 (6.69%) Big Data
8 32 (5.95%) Hadoop
9 29 (5.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 22 (4.09%) Apache Hive
11 21 (3.90%) Redis
12 20 (3.72%) RDBMS
13 17 (3.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 13 (2.42%) Oracle Database
15 9 (1.67%) MarkLogic
15 9 (1.67%) Riak
16 7 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
16 7 (1.30%) Hazelcast
17 6 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (1.12%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 164 (30.48%) Maven
2 142 (26.39%) Git (software)
3 128 (23.79%) Subversion
4 115 (21.38%) Jenkins
5 87 (16.17%) JUnit
6 81 (15.06%) Selenium
7 78 (14.50%) JIRA
8 70 (13.01%) Cucumber
9 56 (10.41%) Ant
10 54 (10.04%) TestNG
11 50 (9.29%) WebDriver
12 49 (9.11%) Hudson
13 48 (8.92%) Gradle
14 41 (7.62%) Spock
15 38 (7.06%) Mockito
15 38 (7.06%) JMeter
16 31 (5.76%) DbUnit
17 25 (4.65%) TeamCity
18 24 (4.46%) SoapUI
19 23 (4.28%) Eclipse
General
1 79 (14.68%) Finance
2 27 (5.02%) Banking
3 21 (3.90%) Front Office
4 19 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.16%) Marketing
6 15 (2.79%) Publishing
7 9 (1.67%) Advertising
7 9 (1.67%) Retail
8 6 (1.12%) Electronics
9 5 (0.93%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.93%) Games
9 5 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.74%) Back Office
10 4 (0.74%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.19%) Law
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 356 (66.17%) Developer
2 245 (45.54%) Java Developer
3 104 (19.33%) Senior Developer
4 86 (15.99%) Software Developer
4 86 (15.99%) Senior Java Developer
5 32 (5.95%) Java Software Developer
6 29 (5.39%) Test Engineer
7 28 (5.20%) Software Engineer
8 25 (4.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 24 (4.46%) Analyst
10 23 (4.28%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 19 (3.53%) Test Analyst
12 18 (3.35%) Senior Software Developer
13 17 (3.16%) QA Engineer
13 17 (3.16%) Applications Support
14 16 (2.97%) Tester
15 15 (2.79%) Development Manager
16 14 (2.60%) Architect
16 14 (2.60%) Web Developer
17 13 (2.42%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (52.42%) Spring
2 163 (30.30%) Hibernate
3 155 (28.81%) Web Services
4 147 (27.32%) HTML
5 146 (27.14%) XML
6 129 (23.98%) Grails
7 128 (23.79%) CSS
8 98 (18.22%) SOAP
9 90 (16.73%) RESTful
10 83 (15.43%) J2EE
11 82 (15.24%) REST
12 69 (12.83%) jQuery
13 65 (12.08%) HTML5
13 65 (12.08%) JSON
14 59 (10.97%) Java EE
15 56 (10.41%) AngularJS
16 53 (9.85%) Apache Camel
17 52 (9.67%) Ajax
18 45 (8.36%) Spring MVC
19 43 (7.99%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 91 (16.91%) Open Source
2 27 (5.02%) Computer Science
3 19 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.42%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.42%) DataPower
4 13 (2.42%) Fixed Income
5 10 (1.86%) Digital Media
6 7 (1.30%) Derivative
6 7 (1.30%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.12%) User Experience
8 5 (0.93%) DTV
9 4 (0.74%) Grid Computing
9 4 (0.74%) Semantic Web
9 4 (0.74%) Replication
9 4 (0.74%) Linked Data
9 4 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 3 (0.56%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.56%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 163 (30.30%) Linux
2 88 (16.36%) UNIX
3 57 (10.59%) Windows
4 26 (4.83%) Android
5 22 (4.09%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.42%) Solaris
7 10 (1.86%) CentOS
8 7 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.12%) Fedora
10 4 (0.74%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.74%) Debian
11 2 (0.37%) AIX
11 2 (0.37%) VMS
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (62.08%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (40.33%) TDD
3 135 (25.09%) Continuous Integration
4 122 (22.68%) Scrum
5 117 (21.75%) MVC
6 104 (19.33%) BDD
7 79 (14.68%) Software Engineering
8 74 (13.75%) OO
9 67 (12.45%) DevOps
10 63 (11.71%) Pair Programming
11 49 (9.11%) E-Commerce
11 49 (9.11%) SOA
12 41 (7.62%) Configuration Management
13 39 (7.25%) Mentoring
14 38 (7.06%) Continuous Improvement
15 29 (5.39%) Test Automation
16 27 (5.02%) Kanban
17 24 (4.46%) Automation Testing
17 24 (4.46%) Unit Testing
18 23 (4.28%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 456 (84.76%) Java
2 196 (36.43%) JavaScript
3 164 (30.48%) SQL
4 144 (26.77%) Ruby
5 125 (23.23%) Scala
6 96 (17.84%) Python
7 80 (14.87%) Perl
8 41 (7.62%) C#
9 38 (7.06%) C++
10 33 (6.13%) Bash Shell
11 26 (4.83%) XQuery
12 21 (3.90%) PHP
13 19 (3.53%) XPath
14 16 (2.97%) Clojure
14 16 (2.97%) C
15 9 (1.67%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.49%) PHP5
17 7 (1.30%) Erlang
17 7 (1.30%) Lua
18 6 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 99 (18.40%) Degree
2 17 (3.16%) VCP4
3 13 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.49%) ISEB
4 8 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.74%) PhD
7 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (8.92%) QA
2 4 (0.74%) JTAG
2 4 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (3.35%) Docker
3 7 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.74%) Varnish
4 4 (0.74%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.37%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.37%) NFS
6 1 (0.19%) Snort
Systems Management
1 60 (11.15%) Opscode Chef
2 57 (10.59%) Puppet
3 40 (7.43%) Ansible
4 19 (3.53%) Vagrant
5 11 (2.04%) Salt
6 10 (1.86%) logstash
7 8 (1.49%) Kibana
8 7 (1.30%) Nagios
9 6 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.93%) StatsD
11 4 (0.74%) OpenView
11 4 (0.74%) CA LISA
12 3 (0.56%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.19%) OSSEC
13 1 (0.19%) Hyperic
13 1 (0.19%) Graylog
Vendors
1 93 (17.29%) Oracle
2 45 (8.36%) Google
3 26 (4.83%) Sybase
4 25 (4.65%) Atomikos
5 22 (4.09%) VMware
6 16 (2.97%) IBM
7 15 (2.79%) TIBCO
8 14 (2.60%) Microsoft
9 13 (2.42%) DataSynapse
10 11 (2.04%) SaltStack
11 10 (1.86%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.30%) Splunk
13 6 (1.12%) EPiServer
13 6 (1.12%) Sitecore
13 6 (1.12%) New Relic
13 6 (1.12%) HP
14 5 (0.93%) SAP
14 5 (0.93%) hybris
14 5 (0.93%) SEEBURGER
15 4 (0.74%) Spiceworks
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Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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London
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Brightpearl
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £35000 - £50000
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits full bens (pension, 25 days hols,
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: to £48,000 + Benefits
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London
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Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
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