The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 44 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.45% 1.18% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 1.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £30,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
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 Northern Ireland region.

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
151 106 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 68.02% 62.72% 36.95%
Number of salaries quoted 79 81 53
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Groovy
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Groovy
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 21 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
County Antrim -10 1 £47,500 +54.47%
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Java SE
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Wicket
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Java SE
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Wicket
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase