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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 504 602 612
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +10
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 428 298 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 0.54% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 362 244 215
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
52701 54876 52652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.55% 51.22% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 45466 46455 45635
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 August 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 August 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 +91 287 £62,500 +11.60% 25
South West - 37 £50,000 - 2
Yorkshire +41 33 £45,000 +12.50% 4
North East - 20 £40,000 - 2
South East -17 15 £40,000 -30.43% 1
North West -7 14 £46,250 +2.77% 5
West Midlands -6 11 £65,000 +13.04%
East of England -10 6 £33,750 -20.58% 3
East Midlands -17 2 - -
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 691 (90.80%) Java
2 534 (70.17%) Agile Software Development
3 376 (49.41%) TDD
4 373 (49.01%) Spring
5 301 (39.55%) JavaScript
6 245 (32.19%) Git (software)
7 237 (31.14%) Grails
8 236 (31.01%) HTML
9 221 (29.04%) SQL
10 216 (28.38%) Continuous Integration
11 215 (28.25%) Hibernate
12 211 (27.73%) BDD
13 210 (27.60%) Python
14 205 (26.94%) Scala
15 204 (26.81%) Scrum
16 198 (26.02%) Linux
17 182 (23.92%) JUnit
18 178 (23.39%) XML
19 172 (22.60%) Cucumber
20 171 (22.47%) Maven
21 165 (21.68%) Ruby
22 164 (21.55%) CSS
23 159 (20.89%) Oracle
24 158 (20.76%) Jenkins
25 157 (20.63%) OO
26 155 (20.37%) Open Source
27 153 (20.11%) Finance
28 146 (19.19%) MySQL
28 146 (19.19%) MongoDB
29 140 (18.40%) REST

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (8.28%) Tomcat
2 55 (7.23%) Apache
3 48 (6.31%) Cloud Foundry
4 44 (5.78%) Elasticsearch
5 37 (4.86%) Apache Solr
6 35 (4.60%) Node.js
7 29 (3.81%) JBoss
8 28 (3.68%) Apache Spark
9 26 (3.42%) Confluence
10 22 (2.89%) Jetty
11 21 (2.76%) nginx
12 20 (2.63%) Mule
12 20 (2.63%) GlassFish
13 19 (2.50%) Apache Pig
14 18 (2.37%) WebLogic
15 17 (2.23%) CMS
16 16 (2.10%) Mule ESB
17 15 (1.97%) WebSphere
18 11 (1.45%) SAS
19 10 (1.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (1.58%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.05%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.53%) PrintSoft PReS
4 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.53%) Exstream
2 2 (0.26%) AWD
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 112 (14.72%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (5.26%) IaaS
4 35 (4.60%) SaaS
5 17 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (1.97%) PaaS
7 13 (1.71%) Amazon ELB
7 13 (1.71%) OpenShift
8 9 (1.18%) GitHub
9 8 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.79%) Route 53
10 6 (0.79%) Boomi
10 6 (0.79%) iPaaS
11 4 (0.53%) Heroku
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.13%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.26%) HTTP
2 27 (3.55%) Internet
3 19 (2.50%) Network Security
3 19 (2.50%) AMQP
4 12 (1.58%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.18%) DNS
6 8 (1.05%) Firewall
7 7 (0.92%) Multicast
7 7 (0.92%) InfiniBand
7 7 (0.92%) LDAP
8 4 (0.53%) DSL
8 4 (0.53%) SSL
9 3 (0.39%) Broadband
10 2 (0.26%) SMTP
10 2 (0.26%) FTP
10 2 (0.26%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.26%) WebEx
11 1 (0.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (19.19%) MySQL
1 146 (19.19%) MongoDB
2 111 (14.59%) NoSQL
3 95 (12.48%) Relational Database
4 92 (12.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 85 (11.17%) SQL Server
6 62 (8.15%) Redis
7 53 (6.96%) Hadoop
8 51 (6.70%) RDBMS
9 35 (4.60%) Big Data
10 25 (3.29%) Riak
11 22 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (2.76%) Apache Hive
13 17 (2.23%) MarkLogic
13 17 (2.23%) Oracle Database
14 11 (1.45%) Couchbase
15 9 (1.18%) QlikView
16 8 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 245 (32.19%) Git (software)
2 182 (23.92%) JUnit
3 172 (22.60%) Cucumber
4 171 (22.47%) Maven
5 158 (20.76%) Jenkins
6 129 (16.95%) Selenium
7 107 (14.06%) JIRA
8 102 (13.40%) Subversion
9 83 (10.91%) Mockito
10 82 (10.78%) WebDriver
11 59 (7.75%) Gradle
12 57 (7.49%) SoapUI
13 54 (7.10%) Hudson
14 53 (6.96%) Spock
15 45 (5.91%) jMock
16 36 (4.73%) Ant
17 31 (4.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 28 (3.68%) Eclipse
19 26 (3.42%) TestNG
19 26 (3.42%) JBehave
General
1 153 (20.11%) Finance
2 35 (4.60%) Retail
3 26 (3.42%) Games
4 23 (3.02%) Banking
5 19 (2.50%) Marketing
6 16 (2.10%) Advertising
7 15 (1.97%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.71%) Publishing
9 10 (1.31%) Law
10 3 (0.39%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.26%) Front Office
12 1 (0.13%) Back Office
12 1 (0.13%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.13%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 514 (67.54%) Developer
2 374 (49.15%) Java Developer
3 162 (21.29%) Senior Developer
4 133 (17.48%) Senior Java Developer
5 63 (8.28%) Software Developer
6 46 (6.04%) Software Engineer
7 30 (3.94%) Analyst
8 28 (3.68%) Tester
9 26 (3.42%) Test Engineer
10 25 (3.29%) Lead Developer
10 25 (3.29%) Agile Java Developer
10 25 (3.29%) AWS Developer
11 24 (3.15%) Java Software Developer
12 21 (2.76%) Architect
13 18 (2.37%) Applications Support
13 18 (2.37%) Java Software Engineer
13 18 (2.37%) Test Specialist
13 18 (2.37%) Test Automation Specialist
13 18 (2.37%) Automation Specialist
14 17 (2.23%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 373 (49.01%) Spring
2 237 (31.14%) Grails
3 236 (31.01%) HTML
4 215 (28.25%) Hibernate
5 178 (23.39%) XML
6 164 (21.55%) CSS
7 140 (18.40%) REST
8 133 (17.48%) Web Services
9 107 (14.06%) J2EE
10 106 (13.93%) RESTful
11 90 (11.83%) AngularJS
12 88 (11.56%) JSON
13 84 (11.04%) HTML5
14 81 (10.64%) Java EE
15 80 (10.51%) jQuery
16 70 (9.20%) Spring MVC
17 69 (9.07%) .NET
18 68 (8.94%) SOAP
19 56 (7.36%) RabbitMQ
20 55 (7.23%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 68 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.39%) Mobile App
3 31 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 28 (3.68%) Data Structures
5 26 (3.42%) Algorithms
6 23 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.10%) User Experience
8 15 (1.97%) Semantic Web
8 15 (1.97%) Digital Media
9 13 (1.71%) Blog
9 13 (1.71%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.31%) W3C
10 10 (1.31%) Derivative
10 10 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
11 9 (1.18%) Equities
12 8 (1.05%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.05%) PMI
12 8 (1.05%) Visualisation
12 8 (1.05%) Private Cloud
12 8 (1.05%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 198 (26.02%) Linux
2 110 (14.45%) UNIX
3 44 (5.78%) Windows
4 42 (5.52%) Ubuntu
5 22 (2.89%) Android
6 21 (2.76%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.58%) CentOS
8 4 (0.53%) VMS
9 3 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (0.26%) Debian
10 2 (0.26%) Fedora
10 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 534 (70.17%) Agile Software Development
2 376 (49.41%) TDD
3 216 (28.38%) Continuous Integration
4 211 (27.73%) BDD
5 204 (26.81%) Scrum
6 157 (20.63%) OO
7 155 (20.37%) Open Source
8 134 (17.61%) MVC
9 116 (15.24%) DevOps
10 102 (13.40%) E-Commerce
11 93 (12.22%) Test Automation
12 89 (11.70%) Software Engineering
13 80 (10.51%) SDLC
14 68 (8.94%) Continuous Delivery
15 67 (8.80%) Mentoring
16 65 (8.54%) SOA
17 60 (7.88%) Kanban
18 53 (6.96%) Continuous Improvement
19 50 (6.57%) Pair Programming
20 45 (5.91%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 691 (90.80%) Java
2 301 (39.55%) JavaScript
3 221 (29.04%) SQL
4 210 (27.60%) Python
5 205 (26.94%) Scala
6 165 (21.68%) Ruby
7 102 (13.40%) C#
8 101 (13.27%) Perl
9 83 (10.91%) C++
10 77 (10.12%) Clojure
11 70 (9.20%) Bash Shell
12 47 (6.18%) C
12 47 (6.18%) XQuery
13 33 (4.34%) PHP
13 33 (4.34%) Bourne shell
14 32 (4.20%) Go
15 31 (4.07%) PL/SQL
16 25 (3.29%) Erlang
17 18 (2.37%) Shell Script
18 13 (1.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 89 (11.70%) Degree
2 14 (1.84%) ISEB
3 8 (1.05%) PMI Certification
4 5 (0.66%) Sun Certification
5 4 (0.53%) MCP
5 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.53%) OCP
5 4 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (0.53%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.53%) MCPD
6 2 (0.26%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.26%) PhD
6 2 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (11.96%) QA
System Software
1 58 (7.62%) Docker
2 42 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.45%) vSphere
4 9 (1.18%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.05%) VirtualBox
6 7 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (0.92%) Varnish
7 6 (0.79%) Snort
8 1 (0.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 107 (14.06%) Puppet
2 65 (8.54%) Ansible
3 60 (7.88%) Opscode Chef
4 43 (5.65%) Vagrant
5 42 (5.52%) Nagios
6 34 (4.47%) ZABBIX
7 13 (1.71%) Mesos
8 7 (0.92%) HAProxy
9 6 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (0.79%) OSSEC
10 2 (0.26%) OpenView
10 2 (0.26%) logstash
11 1 (0.13%) Kibana
11 1 (0.13%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 159 (20.89%) Oracle
2 43 (5.65%) VMware
3 25 (3.29%) Sybase
4 22 (2.89%) Twitter
5 16 (2.10%) MuleSoft
6 13 (1.71%) TIBCO
7 11 (1.45%) Microsoft
7 11 (1.45%) HP
8 8 (1.05%) IBM
9 7 (0.92%) Cisco
9 7 (0.92%) ATG
10 6 (0.79%) Akamai
10 6 (0.79%) Isilon
10 6 (0.79%) Splunk
10 6 (0.79%) Dell
10 6 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (0.79%) Informatica
10 6 (0.79%) AppDynamics
11 5 (0.66%) Cognos
11 5 (0.66%) Atlassian
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