The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 60 49 66
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 1 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.17% 3.79% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 7.38% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 21 4
Average salary - £43,000 £45,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.70%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Groovy
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
213 298 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 36.79% 51.29% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 189 264 233
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Groovy
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Slough

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (50.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) Hamcrest
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (50.00%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (50.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
1 1 (50.00%) Hamcrest
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Velocity
2 1 (50.00%) FreeMarker
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) GigaSpaces