The first table below looks at the demand for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 137 129 158
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.24% 0.19% 0.075%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.34% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £44,000 £72,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.31% +3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1157 1174 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.63% 55.67% 54.11%
Number of salaries quoted 981 945 1173
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Groovy
East of England

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Groovy
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Groovy
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £44,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 - -
Groovy
East of England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Google
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) Google App Engine
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) SaaS
2 5 (83.33%) PaaS
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Grails
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Multithreading
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) Backbone.js
2 5 (83.33%) Ember.js
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) Java

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Google App Engine
1 5 (83.33%) SaaS
1 5 (83.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
1 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) Grails
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) REST
1 5 (83.33%) Backbone.js
1 5 (83.33%) Ember.js
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Google