The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 71 84 82
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 6 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.80% 0.44% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% 0.63% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Average salary £35,000 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% +15.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Groovy
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
409 640 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 54.24% 71.11% 57.80%
Number of salaries quoted 353 587 525
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Groovy
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Oxford

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (75.00%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) Ruby
3 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) MySQL
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) GitHub
3 5 (62.50%) AWS OpsWorks
3 5 (62.50%) Sass
3 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
3 5 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (62.50%) Padrino
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) Sinatra
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon S3
4 3 (37.50%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) HP

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (62.50%) GitHub
2 5 (62.50%) AWS OpsWorks
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) Sass
1 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
1 5 (62.50%) Padrino
1 5 (62.50%) Sinatra
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) DevOps
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian