The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 399 404 410
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 47 33 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 0.32% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 41
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.87%
Groovy
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10266 10307 11537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 46.79% 48.87% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8599 9100 10282
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 0 16 £57,500 -17.85% 1
Hampshire -12 16 £45,000 +2.85% 3
East Sussex - 9 £36,000 - 1
Berkshire 0 5 £72,500 +31.81% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 2 £40,000 -23.80%
Oxfordshire +3 1 £50,000 -28.57%
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 95 (95.96%) Java
2 82 (82.83%) MVC
3 81 (81.82%) Spring
4 76 (76.77%) Maven
5 55 (55.56%) Hibernate
6 53 (53.54%) Jenkins
7 49 (49.49%) JavaScript
8 47 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (45.45%) TestNG
10 44 (44.44%) HTML
11 42 (42.42%) GWT
11 42 (42.42%) DbUnit
11 42 (42.42%) Mockito
11 42 (42.42%) Apache ServiceMix
12 35 (35.35%) TDD
13 32 (32.32%) Web Services
14 31 (31.31%) Subversion
15 29 (29.29%) XML
15 29 (29.29%) J2EE
16 27 (27.27%) SQL
17 26 (26.26%) Google
17 26 (26.26%) JIRA
17 26 (26.26%) Spring MVC
17 26 (26.26%) RESTful
18 24 (24.24%) Scala
18 24 (24.24%) JUnit
19 22 (22.22%) Eclipse
20 20 (20.20%) Apache
20 20 (20.20%) MySQL
20 20 (20.20%) Guice

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 42 (42.42%) Apache ServiceMix
2 20 (20.20%) Apache
3 19 (19.19%) Tomcat
4 10 (10.10%) Alfresco
4 10 (10.10%) Liferay
5 1 (1.01%) Node.js
5 1 (1.01%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Mingle
2 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.10%) GitHub
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.20%) MySQL
2 19 (19.19%) MongoDB
3 16 (16.16%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 76 (76.77%) Maven
2 53 (53.54%) Jenkins
3 45 (45.45%) TestNG
4 42 (42.42%) DbUnit
4 42 (42.42%) Mockito
5 31 (31.31%) Subversion
6 26 (26.26%) JIRA
7 24 (24.24%) JUnit
8 22 (22.22%) Eclipse
9 19 (19.19%) Git (software)
9 19 (19.19%) Gradle
10 18 (18.18%) Ant
11 10 (10.10%) IntelliJ
12 8 (8.08%) Selenium
12 8 (8.08%) QUnit
13 4 (4.04%) Eclipse RCP
14 3 (3.03%) Bugzilla
14 3 (3.03%) Mercurial
15 2 (2.02%) Cucumber
16 1 (1.01%) Hudson
General
1 7 (7.07%) Finance
2 3 (3.03%) Advertising
3 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (80.81%) Developer
2 71 (71.72%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.12%) Senior Developer
3 12 (12.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (10.10%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (8.08%) J2EE Developer
6 7 (7.07%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Web Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Technical Leader
8 5 (5.05%) Java Web Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.03%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.03%) Technical Project Manager
10 3 (3.03%) Technical Manager
11 2 (2.02%) Technical Business Analyst
11 2 (2.02%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.02%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (81.82%) Spring
2 55 (55.56%) Hibernate
3 44 (44.44%) HTML
4 42 (42.42%) GWT
5 32 (32.32%) Web Services
6 29 (29.29%) XML
6 29 (29.29%) J2EE
7 26 (26.26%) Spring MVC
7 26 (26.26%) RESTful
8 20 (20.20%) Guice
8 20 (20.20%) Apache Camel
9 19 (19.19%) Velocity
10 18 (18.18%) CSS
10 18 (18.18%) jQuery
11 17 (17.17%) SOAP
12 12 (12.12%) Java EE
13 11 (11.11%) JDBC
13 11 (11.11%) Servlets
13 11 (11.11%) JPA
14 10 (10.10%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.10%) Open Source
3 2 (2.02%) Web 2.0
3 2 (2.02%) User Experience
4 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.18%) Linux
2 10 (10.10%) Solaris
3 9 (9.09%) UNIX
4 7 (7.07%) CentOS
5 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.01%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (82.83%) MVC
2 47 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (35.35%) TDD
4 18 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 14 (14.14%) Extreme Programming
6 12 (12.12%) Pair Programming
7 10 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (10.10%) Web Application Development
7 10 (10.10%) Functional Testing
7 10 (10.10%) SOA
8 8 (8.08%) BDD
9 6 (6.06%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.05%) SEO
10 5 (5.05%) Scrum
10 5 (5.05%) OO
10 5 (5.05%) Automated Testing
11 4 (4.04%) Web Analytics
11 4 (4.04%) Analytics
11 4 (4.04%) UML
11 4 (4.04%) Feature Driven Development
Programming Languages
1 95 (95.96%) Java
2 49 (49.49%) JavaScript
3 27 (27.27%) SQL
4 24 (24.24%) Scala
5 13 (13.13%) Ruby
6 12 (12.12%) Perl
7 9 (9.09%) XPath
7 9 (9.09%) XQuery
8 5 (5.05%) PHP
9 3 (3.03%) C#
10 2 (2.02%) Python
10 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.01%) C
11 1 (1.01%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 8 (8.08%) Degree
2 6 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) CITP
3 1 (1.01%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.01%) OCPJWCD
3 1 (1.01%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.01%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (26.26%) Google
2 20 (20.20%) Atomikos
3 10 (10.10%) GigaSpaces
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (1.01%) JBoss
5 1 (1.01%) Adobe
5 1 (1.01%) Sun
5 1 (1.01%) Zend
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