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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 428 398 398
Rank change year-on-year
-30 0
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 15 46 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.072% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.42% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 43 32
Average salary £40,000 £56,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.11% +6.25%
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
10019 11057 10817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.31% 48.82% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8610 9504 9481
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +4 7 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Oxfordshire +14 4 £35,000 -30.00%
East Sussex +25 1 £36,000 -17.71%
Berkshire -2 1 £57,500 -17.85%
Middlesex - 1 £65,000 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 33 (75.00%) Java
2 25 (56.82%) Linux
3 23 (52.27%) JavaScript
4 21 (47.73%) HTML
5 19 (43.18%) SQL
5 19 (43.18%) Spring
6 17 (38.64%) CSS
7 16 (36.36%) XML
7 16 (36.36%) Maven
7 16 (36.36%) Ruby
8 15 (34.09%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (34.09%) Hibernate
8 15 (34.09%) MVC
9 14 (31.82%) Subversion
9 14 (31.82%) Scala
10 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
10 13 (29.55%) UNIX
10 13 (29.55%) SOAP
10 13 (29.55%) J2EE
10 13 (29.55%) Perl
11 12 (27.27%) Web Services
11 12 (27.27%) Ant
11 12 (27.27%) HTTP
11 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (27.27%) jQuery
12 11 (25.00%) Spring MVC
12 11 (25.00%) Tomcat
12 11 (25.00%) JPA
13 10 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (22.73%) XPath

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 11 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.09%) JBoss
2 4 (9.09%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (4.55%) Apache TomEE
3 2 (4.55%) Resin
3 2 (4.55%) GlassFish
3 2 (4.55%) Exstream Dialogue
3 2 (4.55%) JOnAS
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.27%) Jetty
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.27%) Confluence
4 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Exstream
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) SaaS
2 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (11.36%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (11.36%) Amazon S3
3 5 (11.36%) GitHub
3 5 (11.36%) AWS OpsWorks
3 5 (11.36%) Boomi
3 5 (11.36%) iPaaS
4 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (11.36%) MySQL
3 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) Big Data
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Maven
2 14 (31.82%) Subversion
3 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
4 12 (27.27%) Ant
5 7 (15.91%) JIRA
6 6 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
8 4 (9.09%) SoapUI
9 3 (6.82%) DbUnit
9 3 (6.82%) Mockito
9 3 (6.82%) Selenium
9 3 (6.82%) TestNG
10 2 (4.55%) HP UFT
10 2 (4.55%) JBehave
10 2 (4.55%) JMeter
10 2 (4.55%) Robotium
11 1 (2.27%) Bugzilla
11 1 (2.27%) Hudson
11 1 (2.27%) Eclipse RCP
11 1 (2.27%) ClearQuest
General
1 3 (6.82%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Developer
2 16 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Applications Support
5 5 (11.36%) Integration Specialist
5 5 (11.36%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Software Deployment Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Software Integration Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Customer Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Tester
7 2 (4.55%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) HTML
2 19 (43.18%) Spring
3 17 (38.64%) CSS
4 16 (36.36%) XML
5 15 (34.09%) Hibernate
6 13 (29.55%) SOAP
6 13 (29.55%) J2EE
7 12 (27.27%) jQuery
7 12 (27.27%) Web Services
8 11 (25.00%) Spring MVC
8 11 (25.00%) JPA
9 8 (18.18%) Java EE
10 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
11 5 (11.36%) Apache Camel
11 5 (11.36%) Padrino
11 5 (11.36%) Sass
11 5 (11.36%) GWT
12 4 (9.09%) Sinatra
13 3 (6.82%) REST
13 3 (6.82%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.55%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Biometrics
3 1 (2.27%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (56.82%) Linux
2 13 (29.55%) UNIX
3 7 (15.91%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) Android
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) CentOS
4 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) MVC
2 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (18.18%) DevOps
4 8 (18.18%) TDD
5 7 (15.91%) Scrum
6 6 (13.64%) Software Deployment
6 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 5 (11.36%) BDD
8 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.82%) OO
9 3 (6.82%) User Stories
9 3 (6.82%) Open Source
10 2 (4.55%) Workflow
10 2 (4.55%) Pair Programming
10 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Test Automation
11 1 (2.27%) Kanban
11 1 (2.27%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 33 (75.00%) Java
2 23 (52.27%) JavaScript
3 19 (43.18%) SQL
4 16 (36.36%) Ruby
5 14 (31.82%) Scala
6 13 (29.55%) Perl
7 10 (22.73%) XPath
8 8 (18.18%) XQuery
9 7 (15.91%) Python
10 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
11 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
11 2 (4.55%) C#
11 2 (4.55%) VBScript
12 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
12 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB
3 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.27%) Ansible
3 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) HP
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.64%) IBM
3 6 (13.64%) Atlassian
3 6 (13.64%) MuleSoft
4 5 (11.36%) Dell
4 5 (11.36%) Informatica
4 5 (11.36%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle
5 3 (6.82%) Google
5 3 (6.82%) Atomikos
6 2 (4.55%) Twitter
7 1 (2.27%) WSO2
7 1 (2.27%) VMware
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