The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank - 130 162
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 0 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.051% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.087% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Groovy
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1030 1143 1673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 44.80% 57.87% 55.21%
Number of salaries quoted 844 981 1408
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1 October 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%) Ruby on Rails
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
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
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%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Google