The first table below looks at the demand for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 1 August 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 402 390 410
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 46 49 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 0.46% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 43 33 32
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £24,500 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10979 10740 11587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.80% 49.01% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9420 9415 10367
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Groovy
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Groovy Salary Trend in the South East

Groovy
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Groovy Salary Histogram in the South East

Groovy
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 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
Surrey +7 20 £57,500 +4.54%
Hampshire -3 14 £45,000 - 2
Berkshire -6 8 £70,000 +115.38%
East Sussex - 3 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire -9 2 £50,000 -4.76%
Oxfordshire 0 1 £50,000 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 105 (94.59%) Java
2 82 (73.87%) Spring
3 79 (71.17%) MVC
4 69 (62.16%) Maven
5 64 (57.66%) JavaScript
6 60 (54.05%) HTML
7 54 (48.65%) Jenkins
8 51 (45.95%) TDD
9 41 (36.94%) Hibernate
10 40 (36.04%) JIRA
10 40 (36.04%) Apache
10 40 (36.04%) Eclipse
11 38 (34.23%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (33.33%) TestNG
13 36 (32.43%) RESTful
13 36 (32.43%) MongoDB
14 35 (31.53%) Subversion
14 35 (31.53%) Web Services
15 34 (30.63%) JUnit
16 32 (28.83%) J2EE
16 32 (28.83%) XML
16 32 (28.83%) GWT
16 32 (28.83%) DbUnit
16 32 (28.83%) Apache ServiceMix
16 32 (28.83%) Mockito
17 31 (27.93%) Velocity
18 30 (27.03%) Gradle
19 29 (26.13%) MySQL
20 26 (23.42%) Scala
21 24 (21.62%) SQL

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 40 (36.04%) Apache
2 32 (28.83%) Apache ServiceMix
3 21 (18.92%) Tomcat
4 20 (18.02%) Alfresco
4 20 (18.02%) Liferay
5 1 (0.90%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.12%) GitHub
2 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.90%) Heroku
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (32.43%) MongoDB
2 29 (26.13%) MySQL
3 14 (12.61%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.31%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.31%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.50%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (4.50%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 69 (62.16%) Maven
2 54 (48.65%) Jenkins
3 40 (36.04%) JIRA
3 40 (36.04%) Eclipse
4 37 (33.33%) TestNG
5 35 (31.53%) Subversion
6 34 (30.63%) JUnit
7 32 (28.83%) DbUnit
7 32 (28.83%) Mockito
8 30 (27.03%) Gradle
9 21 (18.92%) IntelliJ
10 20 (18.02%) Git (software)
11 12 (10.81%) Ant
12 10 (9.01%) Selenium
12 10 (9.01%) QUnit
13 5 (4.50%) Mercurial
13 5 (4.50%) Bugzilla
14 4 (3.60%) Eclipse RCP
15 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
15 1 (0.90%) Hudson
General
1 10 (9.01%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Advertising
3 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (78.38%) Developer
2 66 (59.46%) Java Developer
3 10 (9.01%) Senior Developer
4 9 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (7.21%) Software Engineer
6 7 (6.31%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 7 (6.31%) Junior
6 7 (6.31%) Technical Leader
6 7 (6.31%) Junior Developer
6 7 (6.31%) Junior Java Developer
7 6 (5.41%) J2EE Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Technical Project Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Technical Manager
9 4 (3.60%) Analyst
9 4 (3.60%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.60%) Agile Business Analyst
10 3 (2.70%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (73.87%) Spring
2 60 (54.05%) HTML
3 41 (36.94%) Hibernate
4 36 (32.43%) RESTful
5 35 (31.53%) Web Services
6 32 (28.83%) J2EE
6 32 (28.83%) XML
6 32 (28.83%) GWT
7 31 (27.93%) Velocity
8 23 (20.72%) Servlets
9 21 (18.92%) Spring MVC
9 21 (18.92%) Struts
10 20 (18.02%) XHTML
10 20 (18.02%) XSLT
10 20 (18.02%) JSR 168
11 18 (16.22%) Apache Camel
12 17 (15.32%) Guice
13 15 (13.51%) jQuery
13 15 (13.51%) CSS
14 14 (12.61%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.92%) Open Source
2 2 (1.80%) Web 2.0
3 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.02%) Solaris
2 15 (13.51%) Linux
3 14 (12.61%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (71.17%) MVC
2 51 (45.95%) TDD
3 38 (34.23%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (21.62%) Extreme Programming
5 23 (20.72%) Pair Programming
6 22 (19.82%) Software Engineering
6 22 (19.82%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (18.02%) Functional Testing
8 19 (17.12%) Web Application Development
9 13 (11.71%) E-Commerce
10 12 (10.81%) SOA
10 12 (10.81%) Scrum
11 10 (9.01%) Quality Management
11 10 (9.01%) BDD
12 8 (7.21%) Automated Testing
12 8 (7.21%) OO
13 6 (5.41%) UML
14 5 (4.50%) Data Modelling
14 5 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (4.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 105 (94.59%) Java
2 64 (57.66%) JavaScript
3 26 (23.42%) Scala
4 24 (21.62%) SQL
5 7 (6.31%) Ruby
6 5 (4.50%) C#
6 5 (4.50%) Perl
6 5 (4.50%) PHP
7 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.90%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.90%) Python
8 1 (0.90%) C
8 1 (0.90%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.90%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 11 (9.91%) Degree
2 8 (7.21%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.90%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.90%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.90%) OCPJWCD
3 1 (0.90%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.90%) MBCS
3 1 (0.90%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (18.02%) GigaSpaces
2 19 (17.12%) Google
3 17 (15.32%) Atomikos
4 3 (2.70%) Oracle
5 2 (1.80%) Adobe
6 1 (0.90%) Sun
6 1 (0.90%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.90%) JBoss
6 1 (0.90%) Perforce
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago