The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 188 174 167
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 18 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.45% 0.36% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 0.69% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 20
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Groovy
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1927 2020 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 48.39% 51.30% 45.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1609 1823 1697
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Groovy
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the Hampshire region.

Groovy Salary Trend in Hampshire

Groovy
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Groovy Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Groovy
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Aldershot 0 6 £75,000 -
Fareham - 5 £45,000 -
Petersfield -8 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Portsmouth - 2 £45,000 -
Southampton - 1 £40,000 -
Groovy
South East

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) Spring
2 26 (96.30%) Maven
3 25 (92.59%) MVC
4 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 18 (66.67%) TDD
5 17 (62.96%) Software Engineering
5 17 (62.96%) Spring MVC
5 17 (62.96%) RESTful
6 12 (44.44%) Web Services
7 11 (40.74%) SQL
8 10 (37.04%) JUnit
9 9 (33.33%) JDBC
9 9 (33.33%) XML
9 9 (33.33%) J2EE
9 9 (33.33%) MySQL
9 9 (33.33%) HTML
9 9 (33.33%) Ant
9 9 (33.33%) Velocity
9 9 (33.33%) Subversion
9 9 (33.33%) Ajax
9 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (33.33%) JIRA
9 9 (33.33%) Gradle
9 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
10 8 (29.63%) Apache Camel
10 8 (29.63%) Atomikos
10 8 (29.63%) Apache ServiceMix
10 8 (29.63%) QUnit
10 8 (29.63%) JSON

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 8 (29.63%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (96.30%) Maven
2 10 (37.04%) JUnit
3 9 (33.33%) Ant
3 9 (33.33%) Subversion
3 9 (33.33%) JIRA
3 9 (33.33%) Gradle
3 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 8 (29.63%) QUnit
4 8 (29.63%) Selenium
4 8 (29.63%) TestNG
4 8 (29.63%) DbUnit
4 8 (29.63%) Mockito
5 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Java Developer
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (18.52%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) Spring
2 17 (62.96%) Spring MVC
2 17 (62.96%) RESTful
3 12 (44.44%) Web Services
4 9 (33.33%) JDBC
4 9 (33.33%) XML
4 9 (33.33%) J2EE
4 9 (33.33%) HTML
4 9 (33.33%) Velocity
4 9 (33.33%) Ajax
5 8 (29.63%) Apache Camel
5 8 (29.63%) JSON
5 8 (29.63%) Dojo
5 8 (29.63%) GWT
5 8 (29.63%) Guice
5 8 (29.63%) SOAP
5 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
6 3 (11.11%) Java EE
7 1 (3.70%) JMS
7 1 (3.70%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) MVC
2 18 (66.67%) TDD
3 17 (62.96%) Software Engineering
4 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (29.63%) SOA
6 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.70%) System Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (40.74%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Sun Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MBCS
3 1 (3.70%) CITP
3 1 (3.70%) OCPJWCD
3 1 (3.70%) OCPJP
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Atomikos
2 3 (11.11%) Google
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Sun