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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 490 604 603
Rank change year-on-year
+114 -1
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 450 306 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 0.54% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 393 266 220
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £40,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.11% +6.25%
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
52811 56551 53711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.65% 51.71% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 45413 48399 46486
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +138 331 £65,000 +16.07% 40
Yorkshire +26 31 £45,000 +12.50% 8
South West +15 28 £50,000 +25.00% 5
West Midlands -6 17 £65,000 +13.04% 1
North East - 17 £40,000 - 1
South East -30 15 £40,000 -28.88% 2
North West -18 4 £43,750 -2.77% 5
East of England -12 1 £45,000 +4.04% 1
East Midlands -17 1 £44,000 +10.00%
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 699 (90.31%) Java
2 548 (70.80%) Agile Software Development
3 398 (51.42%) Spring
4 381 (49.22%) TDD
5 289 (37.34%) JavaScript
6 252 (32.56%) Git (software)
7 245 (31.65%) Grails
8 236 (30.49%) HTML
9 230 (29.72%) Hibernate
10 223 (28.81%) Linux
10 223 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
11 219 (28.29%) BDD
12 218 (28.17%) SQL
13 209 (27.00%) Python
14 206 (26.61%) Scala
15 199 (25.71%) Scrum
16 184 (23.77%) XML
17 183 (23.64%) Ruby
18 182 (23.51%) Open Source
19 174 (22.48%) JUnit
20 172 (22.22%) Jenkins
21 168 (21.71%) Cucumber
21 168 (21.71%) Maven
22 164 (21.19%) CSS
23 158 (20.41%) OO
24 157 (20.28%) MySQL
25 149 (19.25%) MongoDB
25 149 (19.25%) REST
26 148 (19.12%) Oracle
27 146 (18.86%) Web Services

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 65 (8.40%) Tomcat
2 63 (8.14%) Apache
3 49 (6.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 40 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
4 40 (5.17%) Apache Solr
5 32 (4.13%) JBoss
6 31 (4.01%) Node.js
7 28 (3.62%) Apache Spark
8 26 (3.36%) Confluence
9 22 (2.84%) nginx
9 22 (2.84%) Jetty
10 20 (2.58%) GlassFish
11 17 (2.20%) Mule
11 17 (2.20%) Apache Pig
12 15 (1.94%) WebLogic
13 14 (1.81%) CMS
14 13 (1.68%) WebSphere
15 12 (1.55%) Mule ESB
16 11 (1.42%) IIS
16 11 (1.42%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (1.42%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.29%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.39%) MS Office
3 3 (0.39%) PrintSoft PReS
4 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.39%) Exstream
1 3 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 116 (14.99%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (4.52%) SaaS
3 35 (4.52%) IaaS
4 18 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (1.68%) GitHub
6 13 (1.68%) Amazon ELB
6 13 (1.68%) OpenShift
7 8 (1.03%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.90%) PaaS
9 6 (0.78%) Route 53
9 6 (0.78%) Boomi
9 6 (0.78%) iPaaS
10 5 (0.65%) AWS OpsWorks
11 3 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (5.81%) HTTP
2 35 (4.52%) Internet
3 19 (2.45%) AMQP
4 18 (2.33%) Network Security
5 10 (1.29%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.03%) DNS
6 8 (1.03%) LDAP
6 8 (1.03%) Firewall
7 7 (0.90%) Multicast
7 7 (0.90%) InfiniBand
8 4 (0.52%) VLAN
9 3 (0.39%) DSL
9 3 (0.39%) Broadband
9 3 (0.39%) SSL
10 2 (0.26%) SMTP
10 2 (0.26%) FTP
10 2 (0.26%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.26%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (20.28%) MySQL
2 149 (19.25%) MongoDB
3 122 (15.76%) NoSQL
4 104 (13.44%) Relational Database
5 99 (12.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 77 (9.95%) SQL Server
7 64 (8.27%) Redis
8 54 (6.98%) Hadoop
8 54 (6.98%) RDBMS
9 33 (4.26%) Big Data
10 30 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
11 29 (3.75%) Riak
12 21 (2.71%) MarkLogic
13 19 (2.45%) Apache Hive
14 15 (1.94%) Oracle Database
15 10 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
17 8 (1.03%) QlikView
17 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
18 6 (0.78%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 252 (32.56%) Git (software)
2 174 (22.48%) JUnit
3 172 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 168 (21.71%) Cucumber
4 168 (21.71%) Maven
5 131 (16.93%) Selenium
6 110 (14.21%) JIRA
7 109 (14.08%) Subversion
8 88 (11.37%) WebDriver
9 79 (10.21%) Mockito
10 60 (7.75%) SoapUI
11 58 (7.49%) Spock
12 55 (7.11%) Hudson
13 53 (6.85%) Gradle
14 43 (5.56%) Ant
15 42 (5.43%) TestNG
16 38 (4.91%) jMock
17 33 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 30 (3.88%) JBehave
19 28 (3.62%) JMeter
General
1 144 (18.60%) Finance
2 28 (3.62%) Retail
3 27 (3.49%) Games
4 26 (3.36%) Banking
4 26 (3.36%) Marketing
5 20 (2.58%) Publishing
6 16 (2.07%) Investment Banking
7 15 (1.94%) Advertising
8 11 (1.42%) Law
9 8 (1.03%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.39%) Back Office
10 3 (0.39%) Electronics
11 2 (0.26%) Front Office
12 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.13%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 529 (68.35%) Developer
2 382 (49.35%) Java Developer
3 168 (21.71%) Senior Developer
4 139 (17.96%) Senior Java Developer
5 79 (10.21%) Software Developer
6 39 (5.04%) Software Engineer
7 28 (3.62%) Test Engineer
8 27 (3.49%) Java Software Developer
9 26 (3.36%) Agile Java Developer
10 25 (3.23%) Analyst
10 25 (3.23%) Tester
11 24 (3.10%) Lead Developer
11 24 (3.10%) AWS Developer
12 23 (2.97%) Architect
12 23 (2.97%) Applications Support
13 20 (2.58%) Test Specialist
13 20 (2.58%) Test Automation Specialist
13 20 (2.58%) Automation Specialist
14 18 (2.33%) Full Stack Developer
15 17 (2.20%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 398 (51.42%) Spring
2 245 (31.65%) Grails
3 236 (30.49%) HTML
4 230 (29.72%) Hibernate
5 184 (23.77%) XML
6 164 (21.19%) CSS
7 149 (19.25%) REST
8 146 (18.86%) Web Services
9 102 (13.18%) J2EE
10 100 (12.92%) RESTful
11 88 (11.37%) JSON
12 86 (11.11%) HTML5
13 81 (10.47%) jQuery
13 81 (10.47%) AngularJS
14 70 (9.04%) Java EE
15 69 (8.91%) SOAP
16 63 (8.14%) Spring MVC
17 62 (8.01%) .NET
18 57 (7.36%) Apache Camel
19 54 (6.98%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 61 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (4.13%) Mobile App
3 29 (3.75%) Data Structures
4 24 (3.10%) Algorithms
5 23 (2.97%) Digital Media
6 22 (2.84%) Computer Science
7 21 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (2.20%) User Experience
9 15 (1.94%) Semantic Web
10 13 (1.68%) Blog
10 13 (1.68%) Derivative
11 11 (1.42%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.16%) PMI
12 9 (1.16%) W3C
12 9 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
12 9 (1.16%) Data Centre
13 8 (1.03%) Private Cloud
13 8 (1.03%) Equities
13 8 (1.03%) Visualisation
14 7 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 223 (28.81%) Linux
2 106 (13.70%) UNIX
3 46 (5.94%) Windows
4 42 (5.43%) Ubuntu
5 18 (2.33%) CentOS
6 16 (2.07%) Android
6 16 (2.07%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.65%) Fedora
9 4 (0.52%) VMS
10 2 (0.26%) Debian
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 548 (70.80%) Agile Software Development
2 381 (49.22%) TDD
3 223 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
4 219 (28.29%) BDD
5 199 (25.71%) Scrum
6 182 (23.51%) Open Source
7 158 (20.41%) OO
8 137 (17.70%) MVC
9 116 (14.99%) DevOps
10 105 (13.57%) E-Commerce
11 96 (12.40%) Test Automation
12 77 (9.95%) Software Engineering
13 72 (9.30%) SDLC
14 68 (8.79%) Mentoring
15 66 (8.53%) SOA
16 62 (8.01%) Pair Programming
17 60 (7.75%) Kanban
18 58 (7.49%) Continuous Improvement
19 55 (7.11%) Continuous Delivery
20 47 (6.07%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 699 (90.31%) Java
2 289 (37.34%) JavaScript
3 218 (28.17%) SQL
4 209 (27.00%) Python
5 206 (26.61%) Scala
6 183 (23.64%) Ruby
7 101 (13.05%) Perl
8 98 (12.66%) C#
9 75 (9.69%) Bash Shell
9 75 (9.69%) Clojure
10 73 (9.43%) C++
11 46 (5.94%) XQuery
12 44 (5.68%) C
13 35 (4.52%) PHP
14 33 (4.26%) Bourne shell
14 33 (4.26%) Go
15 29 (3.75%) PL/SQL
16 28 (3.62%) Erlang
17 18 (2.33%) Shell Script
18 14 (1.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 87 (11.24%) Degree
2 18 (2.33%) ISEB
3 9 (1.16%) PMI Certification
4 6 (0.78%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.65%) Sun Certification
5 5 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.52%) MCP
6 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.52%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.52%) MCPD
7 2 (0.26%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.26%) OCP
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.26%) PhD
8 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (10.08%) QA
System Software
1 63 (8.14%) Docker
2 46 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.42%) vSphere
4 9 (1.16%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.90%) Varnish
5 7 (0.90%) VirtualBox
6 6 (0.78%) Snort
7 2 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 117 (15.12%) Puppet
2 74 (9.56%) Opscode Chef
3 65 (8.40%) Ansible
4 44 (5.68%) Vagrant
4 44 (5.68%) Nagios
5 33 (4.26%) ZABBIX
6 13 (1.68%) Mesos
7 8 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (0.90%) HAProxy
9 6 (0.78%) OSSEC
10 5 (0.65%) OpenView
10 5 (0.65%) logstash
11 1 (0.13%) Salt
11 1 (0.13%) Kibana
Vendors
1 148 (19.12%) Oracle
2 48 (6.20%) VMware
3 37 (4.78%) Sybase
4 22 (2.84%) Twitter
5 17 (2.20%) TIBCO
6 16 (2.07%) Microsoft
6 16 (2.07%) MuleSoft
7 14 (1.81%) HP
8 11 (1.42%) Red Hat
9 10 (1.29%) IBM
10 9 (1.16%) Splunk
11 7 (0.90%) Akamai
11 7 (0.90%) Cisco
12 6 (0.78%) Dell
12 6 (0.78%) Informatica
12 6 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.78%) Isilon
12 6 (0.78%) Atlassian
12 6 (0.78%) AppDynamics
12 6 (0.78%) Atomikos
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